Saturday June 24-th, 2017

Obama reveals rooms where he lives in White House

If you don't want to peruse the NARA archives, Obama's tweets will also be accessible via a new @POTUS44 handle on Twitter, while photos and other content will be on Instagram .com/ObamaWhiteHouse and Facebook.com/ObamaWhiteHouse . Twitter account...

Iraqi forces begin assault on Mosul district with artillery

Troops supported by United States-led coalition airstrikes launched artillery, tank and machine gun fire on militant positions before entering the city's Gogjali neighborhood. Mosul is many times bigger than any other city controlled by Islamic State...

Haunted house with Orlando massacre theme axed Haunted house with Orlando massacre theme axed

Tyrone Tappler Productions advertised on Facebook on August 31. CAGED PEOPLE/SCREAMERS, Extras needed trying to escape a cage! Such is the case with the story of a Chicago elementary school's Pulse night club shooting-themed haunted house , which...

Ryan far from Wisconsin when Trump, Pence campaign there Ryan far from Wisconsin when Trump, Pence campaign there

The speaker pointed out that he's worked on a "Better Way" agenda to actually fix Washington with real, conservative reforms - issues Ryan said he's spoken with Trump on. Ryan said he hadn't been aware of Trump's travel plans until 10 minutes before ...

Kim Kardashian Reality star breaks silence after robbery Kim Kardashian Reality star breaks silence after robbery

People astutely noted that the picture was most likely an old one , due to her 2011 Blackberry Bold, "which she mourned the loss of in August", being included in the photo. Her friends and family have helped her maintain her personal app fo...

Iraq forces enter Mosul city limits, advance Iraq forces enter Mosul city limits, advance

CNN correspondents near Gogjali said earlier Tuesday that they could see smoke rising on Mosul's perimeter from oil trenches being set on fire to obscure warplanes from striking ISIS targets and deter troops from entering . Paramilitary forces fro...

French president: No more migrants allowed at Calais camp

A Welsh volunteer has described how eerily quiet the French port town of Calais felt during the build-up of the closure of the so-callled "Jungle" refugee camp. After the evacuation last week of nearly 3,000 undocumented people that remained in preca...

Pentagon: Daesh Will Resort to Chemical Weapons as Battle for Mosul Intensifies Pentagon: Daesh Will Resort to Chemical Weapons as Battle for Mosul Intensifies

Thick smoke could be seen billowing from the town early Thursday. Thousands of civilians have also left Mosul and crossed into Syria as coalition forces retook almost all territory south of Iraq's second-largest city away from Islamic State con...

Trump used dubious tax avoidance scheme in 1990s Trump used dubious tax avoidance scheme in 1990s

According to the newspaper, in the early 1990s the real estate magnate pressured his creditors into forgiving his multimillions of dollars in debt after declaring his three casinos in Atlantic City, New Jersey, bankrupt. Trump used a tactic that skir...

Eagles player found with marijuana during stop Eagles player found with marijuana during stop

Huff was initially pulled over for speeding, bombed a field sobriety test because he said he's never been good with his balance, and claimed he was also affected by frigid temperatures that night. As a receiver, however, he has just 13 catches for 72...

Why Uber and Lyft Drivers Are Discriminating By Race Why Uber and Lyft Drivers Are Discriminating By Race

The study also cautions, though, about "unintended consequences" of doing so, namely that drivers who might not otherwise pick up a passenger due to his or her race might then leave that passenger a bad rating. They added that the additional travel...

Backpacker found covered with leeches Backpacker found covered with leeches

Tasmanian authorities will continuing working with their Malaysian counterparts and the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade to find Mr Gaskell. Before leaving Australia to travel, he'd written about wanting to "come to some sort of conclusion a...

Mexico's peso reels from Trump's upswing in polls Mexico's peso reels from Trump's upswing in polls

Markets saw the issue handing an advantage to Republican rival Donald Trump, who has been trailing Clinton in polls but has shown some signs of slight improvement in recent days. The dollar has gained this month on expectations of a December Fed rate...

Venezuela's Maduro and opponents to continue talk

Carlos Melo, Andres Moreno, and Marco Trejo were released last night from a notorious prison run by the state intelligence agency. For months, the opposition has been calling for a recall referendum on whether President Nicolas Maduro should stay i...

Obama, Biden to campaign for Clinton in NC next week Obama, Biden to campaign for Clinton in NC next week

New polls conducted by Quinnipiac University of the swing states show Hillary Clinton claiming leads in Virginia and North Carolina, but neck-and-neck with Donald Trump in Georgia and Iowa. In fact, her campaign announced plans to hold a rally ...

Man dressed as Freddy Krueger shoots 5 people at Texas Halloween party Man dressed as Freddy Krueger shoots 5 people at Texas Halloween party

Police say two men, including one dressed as Freddy Krueger , opened fire at a house party Sunday. Three of the injured are at the nearby University Hospital. "We just heard them and thought, 'Oh no!" Four males and one female were hospitalized ...

Judge: Pulse gunman calls must be released Judge: Pulse gunman calls must be released

In one call the Orlando police negotiator, who identified himself as Andy, spoke calmly, but with a sense of urgency as he tried to pry information from Mateen: Where in the club he was, whether there were injured people with him, whether he had ex...

France Set to Demolish 'Jungle' Migrant Camp France Set to Demolish 'Jungle' Migrant Camp

The camp will then be leveled in a weeklong operation . "Our focus is, and will continue to be, transferring all eligible minors to the United Kingdom as soon as possible and ensuring they arrive safely". "I hope in fact, with the children held se...

Supreme Court Will Hear Case On Bathroom Rules For Transgender Students

Virginia school district challenged the Obama administration guidelines that require students to allow transgender students to use the bathroom that they identify with, rather than what matches their birth gender. That case is now pending before an...

Lebanese parliament elects new president, ending vacuum

In the end, it took an about-face by former Prime Minister Saad Hariri, Lebanon's Saudi-backed Sunni leader, who formally endorsed Aoun for president last week reportedly in exchange for Aoun promising him the position of prime minister. But he will ...

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