Photos: Second California Border Fence Breach Spotted in One Week

For the second time in one week, human smugglers were observed breaching the border fence separating Mexicali, Baja California, and Calexico, California, with power cutting tools. The smugglers then illegally guided two migrants into the U.S. Friday. A group of human smugglers operating along the U.S. border with Mexico at Mexicali/Calexico was observed using cutting … Continue reading Photos: Second California Border Fence Breach Spotted in One Week

Animal Shelter Thanks Responders for Viral Area 51-Themed Post

An animal shelter in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, thanked those who responded to their viral Storm Area 51-themed Facebook post on Monday. “The response to #stormtheshelter has been out of this world! Thank you all who have supported, shared, donated and adopted,” the OKC Animal Welfare shelter wrote. “Let’s continue to show everyone that adoption isn’t that far out … Continue reading Animal Shelter Thanks Responders for Viral Area 51-Themed Post

Delingpole: The Atlantic Declares ‘When Harry Met Sally’ Sexist, ‘Quiet Cruelty’

So you thought that When Harry Met Sally — the classic 80s rom-com which recently celebrated its 30th anniversary with a competition at Katz’s deli in New York to see who could do the best fake orgasm — was a triumph for its writer Nora Ephron, its star Meg Ryan, and the depiction of rounded, female … Continue reading Delingpole: The Atlantic Declares ‘When Harry Met Sally’ Sexist, ‘Quiet Cruelty’

Philippines Senator Manny Pacquiao Skips Senate President Vote, Duterte State of the Nation

Newly crowned WBA Super World Welterweight champion and Philippine Senator Manny Pacquiao skipped his president’s State of the Nation address Monday as well as the vote for Philippine Senate president, forced to delay a flight out of Las Vegas by his doctor. Pacquiao (62-7-2, 39 KOs) won a split-decision victory against the then-undefeated Keith Thurman (29-1, … Continue reading Philippines Senator Manny Pacquiao Skips Senate President Vote, Duterte State of the Nation

Donald Trump on Afghanistan: ‘We’ve Been in There Not Fighting to Win’

President Donald Trump expressed his displeasure with the ongoing war in Afghanistan at a meeting with Prime Minister Imran Khan of Pakistan on Monday but acknowledged he would continue the lengthy process of extracting the United States from the country. “We’ve been there 19 years in Afghanistan. It’s ridiculous,” Trump said.  “We’ve been in there … Continue reading Donald Trump on Afghanistan: ‘We’ve Been in There Not Fighting to Win’

ESPN’s Dan Le Batard Skips Monday Show After Anti-Trump Tirade

After last week’s anti-Trump tirade, ESPN radio host Dan Le Batard skipped Monday’s show after ESPN bosses called him on the carpet for breaking company policy on political topics. Le Batard earned the wrath of ESPN bosses on July 18 with a virulently anti-Trump tirade where he called the president and supporters racists on the … Continue reading ESPN’s Dan Le Batard Skips Monday Show After Anti-Trump Tirade

Rep. Hank Johnson Accuses Republicans of Mispronouncing Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s Name

Georgia Democrat Rep. Hank Johnson accused Republicans at a hearing earlier this month of purposely mispronouncing former Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s last name to “besmirch” him. At a Judiciary Committee hearing on July 12, Hank said that he has heard more and more Republicans calling the former special counsel “[Mew-ler],” instead of “[Muller].” “I’ve heard … Continue reading Rep. Hank Johnson Accuses Republicans of Mispronouncing Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s Name

Rashida Tlaib: ‘I’m Not Going Nowhere’ Until I Impeach Trump

Rep. Rashida Tlaib (D-MI) declared Monday that she is “not going nowhere, not until I impeach this president,” in a speech before the NAACP national convention in Detroit. “Yeah, I’m not going nowhere! Not until I impeach this president,” Rep. Tlaib says as she takes the stage at the NAACP convention in Detroit. pic.twitter.com/2OqfxzwUwM — MSNBC … Continue reading Rashida Tlaib: ‘I’m Not Going Nowhere’ Until I Impeach Trump

Report: White House, Democrats ‘Near Final’ Steps on Budget Deal

The White House and congressional Democrat leaders have reportedly moved close to a budget deal that would raise the debt ceiling for two years, according to multiple reports. A CNBC News report suggested that a deal is “near final” on raising the debt ceiling and that remaining talks have moved to “technical language issues.” The … Continue reading Report: White House, Democrats ‘Near Final’ Steps on Budget Deal

Google Settles Age-Bias Lawsuit with Job Seekers

Google has reportedly settled a class-action lawsuit alleging widespread age discrimination against over-40 job applicants at the company for $11 million. The LA Times reports that Google has agreed to pay out $11 million to end a class-action lawsuit which alleged that the Silicon Valley giant was discriminating against older job applicants. The settlement works out … Continue reading Google Settles Age-Bias Lawsuit with Job Seekers

Texas Democrat Wendy Davis Announces Congressional Bid to Challenge Chip Roy

Former Texas State Sen. Wendy Davis – who gained notoriety after wearing pink tennis shoes to a 13-hour filibuster to block a pro-life measure in 2013 –  announced on Monday her intention to run for a congressional seat in the Lone Star State. “I’m proud to announce my campaign for Congress in TX-21!” Davis announced … Continue reading Texas Democrat Wendy Davis Announces Congressional Bid to Challenge Chip Roy

Behar: ‘Scary’ Vampire Stephen Miller, GOP in Lockstep with ‘Fascist’ Trump

Monday on ABC’s “The View,” co-host Joy Behar criticized White House advisor Stephen Miller and Republicans for being in “lockstep” with President Donald Trump over his feud with Congresswomen Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez  (D-NY), Rashida Tlaib (D-MI), Ilhan Omar (D-MN) and Ayanna Pressley (D-MA). Co-host Whoopi Goldberg said, “Here’s the deal: You know, you know you are … Continue reading Behar: ‘Scary’ Vampire Stephen Miller, GOP in Lockstep with ‘Fascist’ Trump

WATCH: Surprise Reunion Between Soldier Mom and Daughter

Emotional video footage shows the moment a soldier mother and her teenage daughter reunite in Sacramento, California, after six months apart. Captain Erika Woodson was serving a three-year duty in Anchorage, Alaska, when she returned home to Sacramento on May 14 to surprise her daughter, Jada McGee, as she neared the finish line after running … Continue reading WATCH: Surprise Reunion Between Soldier Mom and Daughter

‘This Is War’: ‘Borat’ Director Encourages Left to Arm Selves Against ‘Maga People’

Borat director Larry Charles took to Twitter Monday and compared Trump supporters — or as he described them, “Maga people” — to the violent, pro-China “triad” mob who attacked peaceful pro-democracy protesters Sunday night and essentially encouraged far-left agitators to arm themselves for “war.” “After reading about armed #Triad thugs attacking pro-democracy protestors In #HongKong … Continue reading ‘This Is War’: ‘Borat’ Director Encourages Left to Arm Selves Against ‘Maga People’

Sen. Debbie Stabenow Rips Betsy DeVos: ‘We Should Send Her Back’

Sen. Debbie Stabenow (D-MI) on Monday quipped “We should send her back” during a speech in which she attacked Education Secretary Betsy DeVos. “Too many of our children languish in inadequate, ill-equipped schools. Thank you Betsy DeVos,” Stabenow told the NAACP convention in Detroit. “I really wish she was not from Michigan. I think we should … Continue reading Sen. Debbie Stabenow Rips Betsy DeVos: ‘We Should Send Her Back’

Natalie Portman will Replace Chris Hemsworth as the Next Thor

Marvel Studios has announced that actress Natalie Portman will take up the hammer and replace Chris Hemsworth as Thor God of Thunder. Portman, who played Thor’s love interest Jane Foster in the first Thor film, has kept herself at arm’s length from the Marvel Cinematic Universe since her debut in 2011. Disney owns Marvel Studios. She … Continue reading Natalie Portman will Replace Chris Hemsworth as the Next Thor

First Black Bond Girl Slams Casting of Lashana Lynch as Next 007

Trina Parks, who starred alongside Sean Connery as the dangerous villain “Thumper” in the 1971 Bond film Diamonds are Forever, says that a black woman starring as 007 just does not work. “Lashana is a great actress, but I don’t really agree with her becoming 007,” Parks said. “It is not about her color, but just … Continue reading First Black Bond Girl Slams Casting of Lashana Lynch as Next 007

Bolsonaro on Iranian Ships Stuck in Brazil: ‘We Are Aligned’ with U.S. Policy

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro told reporters Sunday that he is “aligned to the policies” of the United States on Iran and that his government had not discussed its decision not to sell fuel to two Iranian tankers stuck in the country without discussing it with Washington. The two ships, the Bavand and Termeh, are reportedly filled with tons … Continue reading Bolsonaro on Iranian Ships Stuck in Brazil: ‘We Are Aligned’ with U.S. Policy

Exclusive — Trump National Diversity Coalition’s Bruce LeVell: President’s Support Among Blacks, Hispanics Will ‘More than Double’ in 2020

Bruce LeVell, the National Diversity Coalition for Trump executive director, said on Sunday evening he predicts President Donald Trump will win even higher levels of support in the black and Hispanic communities in 2020 than he did in 2016. “Pastor Darrell Scott is the CEO, we started this back in 2015,” LeVell said on Breitbart … Continue reading Exclusive — Trump National Diversity Coalition’s Bruce LeVell: President’s Support Among Blacks, Hispanics Will ‘More than Double’ in 2020

Tulsi Gabbard: Trump ‘Is Inciting Racism and Violence in Our Country’

Monday on ABC’s “The View,” Rep. Tulsi Gabbard (D-HI) said President Donald Trump was “inciting racism and violence,” by continuing his feud with Reps. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez  (D-NY), Rashida Tlaib (D-MI), Ilhan Omar (D-MN) and Ayanna Pressley (D-MA), known as “The Squad.” Co-host Sunny Hostin asked, “The president hasn’t backed down on his attacks on the four freshmen … Continue reading Tulsi Gabbard: Trump ‘Is Inciting Racism and Violence in Our Country’

Foreign Minister: No Negotiations with U.S. Because Iran Will Not ‘Hold Talks with Terrorists’

“The U.S. hostile measures against Iran are economic terrorism and Tehran will in no way hold talks with terrorists,” Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif declared from Venezuela on Sunday. “The U.S. measures constitute economic terrorism. Plain and simple. There is no ambiguity about this. Just search the word terrorism,” Zarif fulminated, encouraging his audience … Continue reading Foreign Minister: No Negotiations with U.S. Because Iran Will Not ‘Hold Talks with Terrorists’

Taiwan Foreign Minister on Hong Kong: ‘The Way Forward Is Genuine Democratic Elections’

Taiwanese Foreign Minister Joseph Wu on Monday called for “genuine democratic elections” in Hong Kong, proclaiming democracy is the “only way forward” as the people of Hong Kong grow more alienated from their pro-Beijing government. “It’s sad to see the rule of law eroding and the divide between the people and the government widening in … Continue reading Taiwan Foreign Minister on Hong Kong: ‘The Way Forward Is Genuine Democratic Elections’

International Atomic Energy Agency Chief Yukiya Amano Dies

The Director-General of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), Yukiya Amano, died at the age of 72, the agency announced Monday. Having led the agency since 2009, the former Japanese diplomat oversaw various major events including cleanup of the 2011 Fukushima nuclear disaster and negotiations over Iran’s nuclear weapons program. “The Secretariat of the International Atomic … Continue reading International Atomic Energy Agency Chief Yukiya Amano Dies

Brexit Party MEP: Farage Could ‘Take down’ Johnson if He Fails on Brexit

Brexit Party MEP for the West Midlands Martin Daubney has said that party leader Nigel Farage could “take down” Boris Johnson. Mr Daubney made the remarks on a recent episode of BrexBox, joking that as the Brexit Party leader had contributed to the political demise of David Cameron and Theresa May, Johnson could be next unless he … Continue reading Brexit Party MEP: Farage Could ‘Take down’ Johnson if He Fails on Brexit

Dolphins Waive Kendrick Norton After Losing His Arm in Accident, Will Pay Full Salary

The Miami Dolphins waived defensive tackle Kendrick Norton after a car accident in which he lost his arm, however, the team will pay his full salary. Norton suffered the life-altering injury this month when his car hit a concrete barrier and overturned. Now his team has waived him due to the injury, according to Sporting … Continue reading Dolphins Waive Kendrick Norton After Losing His Arm in Accident, Will Pay Full Salary

Poll: Far-Left Progressives Choosing Sanders and Warren

The ultra-left wing of the Democrat Party is gravitating toward Sens. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) and Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) as the top choices to win the Democrat nomination, a Democracy for America survey shows. Politico obtained the results from the progressive political action committee’s latest straw poll, which showed strong support for Sanders and Warren, who … Continue reading Poll: Far-Left Progressives Choosing Sanders and Warren