Feed Posts

Trump mocks Tlaib’s tears, says she ‘grandstanded’ over grandmother visit

Trump mocks Tlaib’s tears, says she ‘grandstanded’ over grandmother visit

President Donald Trump on Tuesday mocked Rep. Rashida Tlaib’s grief over her decision not to visit her grandmother in the West Bank after initially being barred by Israel, claiming the Democratic congresswoman “grandstanded” when she shed tears Monday. Tlaib got tearful as she spoke about visits she had made as a young girl to visit…MORE

Colin Kaepernick reveals what led him to risk his career kneeling for social justice

Colin Kaepernick reveals what led him to risk his career kneeling for social justice

It was ultimately a means of taking on police brutality and systemic racial injustice, but former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick says his decision to kneel in protest during the pregame National Anthem began with one man. Mario Woods. “The discussion happened shortly after the execution of Mario Woods,” Kaepernick told Paper magazine, a publication focusing…MORE

Ronda Rousey nearly severed her finger shooting ‘9-1-1’

Ronda Rousey nearly severed her finger shooting ‘9-1-1’

Ronda Rousey nearly severed a finger in a freak on-set accident, she revealed on Tuesday. The actress, WWE star and former MMA fighter was filming the third season of the FOX drama “9-1-1” when she slammed her hand in a door. She initially thought she “jammed her fingers” and finished the take, Rousey wrote, before…MORE

Trump: Afghanistan is the ‘Harvard University of terrorism’

Trump: Afghanistan is the ‘Harvard University of terrorism’

President Donald Trump continued to say Tuesday that the US is talking to the government of Afghanistan and the Taliban and he is “looking at different things” in the region. Speaking at the White House, Trump lamented that US involvement in the country for 18 years, which he described as more of a “police force,”…MORE

Troops who deployed to US-Mexico border will receive medals

Troops who deployed to US-Mexico border will receive medals

Thousands of American troops sent to the US-Mexico border as part of the Trump administration’s effort to handle the rising number of migrants crossing into the US since April 2018 will be awarded the Armed Forces Service Medal, the Pentagon confirmed Tuesday. The medal honors service members who participate in a “military operation that is…MORE

Trump could ‘certainly’ support Russia’s return to what would be the G8

Trump could ‘certainly’ support Russia’s return to what would be the G8

President Donald Trump expressed his support for reinstating Russia into the G7 days before the group of leading industrialized nations convenes for its annual summit in France. “I think it’s much more appropriate to have Russia in” the group, he said during a meeting in the Oval Office with the Romanian President. “If somebody would…MORE

CBP will not vaccinate migrants against flu

CBP will not vaccinate migrants against flu

US Customs and Border Protection will not vaccinate migrants, even though three children who had been in US custody died after contracting the flu. The cases all occurred since December. “In general, due to the short-term nature of CBP holding and the complexities of operating vaccination programs, neither CBP nor its medical contractors administer vaccinations…MORE

Blogs