Trump says ‘we’re trying to find out about a whistleblower’ amid impeachment inquiry – live

Trump’s comment the White House is trying to find out more about the whistleblower raises concerns of defying federal protections Sign up for the US briefing and get a new perspective 8.03pm BST One of the whistleblower’s lawyers has sent a tweet defending the person’s anonymity despite Trump’s claim that the White House is trying to find about more about the official. The lawyer, Andrew Bakaj, warned that retaliating against…

October 29, 2019
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The future of the global economy hinges on four games of chicken | Nouriel Roubini

Trump’s rows with China and Iran, Brexit and Argentina’s populism put the world on a knife edge In the classic game of chicken, two drivers race directly toward each other, and the first to swerve is the loser. If neither swerves, both will probably die. In the past, such scenarios have been studied to assess the risks posed by great-power rivalries. In the case of the Cuban missile crisis, for…

October 24, 2019
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‘Confused and fearful’: New Yorkers grapple with Trump immigration policies

Residents of Jackson Heights, one of New York’s most diverse neighborhoods, are concerned the new ‘public charge’ rule will put families at risk In a packed room in Jackson Heights – one of the most diverse neighborhoods in New York and the US as a whole – cancer survivor Blanca Palomeque explains how the Trump administration’s new policies will force immigrants into making impossible decisions. The 56-year-old from Ecuador, who…

September 15, 2019
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‘Few acts more horrific’: former US priest jailed for 30 years for child sexual abuse

Catholic priest Arthur Perrault convicted of ‘long-term’ abuse of altar boy in New Mexico in 1990s A former Roman Catholic priest who fled to Morocco before he was returned to the United States and convicted of sexually abusing an altar boy in New Mexico in the 1990s, has been sentenced to 30 years in prison. The US district judge, Martha Vazquez, imposed the sentence on Arthur Perrault, 81, a onetime…

September 15, 2019
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Police Hunt Guy For Meth Possession And He Looks Exactly Like Walter White

September 12, 2019

Galesburg Police Department/AMC With El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie all set to come knocking at your local cinema, attention at once again turned to the most iconic protagonist turned antagonist in TV history, and whether or not he will make an appearance. Walter White was last seen dead and surrounded by his beloved laboratory equipment; his meth cooking knowledge passed down to his student, Jesse. While many insist we…

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Socialism used to be a dirty word. Is America now ready to embrace the ideology?

Voters’ feelings on socialism have shifted with half of those under 40 saying they would prefer to live in a socialist country In his 1998 film, Bulworth, Warren Beatty played a Democratic senator who goes rogue, embarking on a truth-telling binge in which he spouts radical truths no Democrat serious about election would ever utter. At one stage, Bulworth even mentions socialism. “In America that’s like saying cocksucker,” Beatty once…

September 8, 2019
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Alarm over voter purges as 17m Americans removed from rolls in two years

Areas with discriminatory history purging at higher ratesPurges accelerated following 2013 supreme court decision US election jurisdictions with histories of egregious voter discrimination have been purging voter rolls at a rate 40% beyond the national average, according to a watchdog report released Thursday. Related: Activists say new Tennessee law aims to suppress African American votes Continue reading… Original Article : HERE ; This post was curated & posted using :…

August 3, 2019
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Guy Fieri To Feed Area 51 Raiders With ‘Radioactive Ribs’

July 18, 2019

Guy Fieri – Twitter With over two million people set to storm Area 51 and liberate the aliens inside, Guy Fieri has bravely stepped up to the plate and volunteered to feed the hungry raiders as they assault the complex. Fieri made his intention to help the brave Kyles, Rock Throwers and Naruto Runners clear on Twitter when he posted a picture of himself working on a brand new Area…

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