In Paris’ Charles de Gaulle airport on Sunday, between 300 and 500 self-identified illegal immigrants stormed a terminal and occupied it for about three hours, preventing access to flights, to demand they be given papers to remain in France. Both the New York Post and blog Heavy.com reported that the protesting illegal immigrants said they
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President Donald Trump slammed Fox News and host Chris Wallace on Sunday for “moving more and more to the losing (wrong) side in covering” the Democrats. The news outlet hosted a town hall with 2020 candidate Pete Buttigieg on Sunday night. “Hard to believe that @FoxNews is wasting airtime on Mayor Pete, as Chris Wallace
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Philadelphia became the second city in the United States to implement a “soda tax” in 2017 with the intention that it would force consumers into making healthier drink selections. But a new study published in medical journal JAMA last week reveals the tax has produced unintended consequences. What are the details? The study found that
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President Donald Trump on Sunday denied reports that hundreds of migrants would be flown from the Mexican border to Florida and other areas in the U.S. interior to lessen the workload at crowded Border Patrol facilities. Acting Homeland Security Secretary Kevin McAleenan, also on Sunday, acknowledged that federal officials did initially alert local leaders of
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Former Rep. Trey Gowdy (R-S.C.), who chaired the House Intelligence Committee before retiring from Congress last year, revealed Sunday on Fox News that unreleased transcripts between former Trump campaign aide George Papadopoulos and an FBI informant exist — and they have the “potential to be a game-changer.” What are the details? Now that Robert Mueller
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Democratic primary candidate Seth Moulton, a Marine Corps veteran, unveiled a national service education program designed to encourage Americans 17-24 to serve their country one to three years, modeling it after the G.I. Bill. “I’m calling for a National Service Education Guarantee because I want every American to have an opportunity to serve like I did
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Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, D-N.Y., said Sunday she’d eliminate the detention system for immigrants awaiting asylum claims in court, saying if released with a court date and a lawyer, they’d show up. In an interview on CBS News’ “Face The Nation,” Gillibrand, who’s among a large field of Democratic candidates for president, said the detained immigrants
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In a move that would surely enrage his party, Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards, a Democrat, has signaled his support for pro-life “heartbeat” legislation, a bill that would outlaw abortion after ultrasound detects an unborn child’s heartbeat. “Heartbeat” laws, which are gaining steam nationwide, effectively ban abortion after just weeks of pregnancy. What are the
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Because the House Democrats are endlessly investigating, President Donald Trump is justified in ignoring subpoenas, because there just is no end in sight to something special counsel Robert Mueller already concluded, attorney Rudy Giuliani said. “So the president is doing the right thing in resisting their subpoenas, not because he doesn’t want to cooperate, he
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After Alabama passed the Alabama Human Life Protection Act, a buzz began on social media regarding the issue of pro-life versus pro-choice. Often I have seen the claim that abortion revolves around women’s rights to their own body, which is, in fact, the reason that many of my own friends are no longer talking
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Rep. Justin Amash (R-Mich.), a libertarian known for being one of the most conservative and principled members of Congress, claimed Saturday that President Donald Trump has “engaged in impeachable conduct.” What are the details? Amash, who has been a vocal critic of President Donald Trump, shared his thoughts on social media after completing a comprehensive
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Sir Elton John has come to the defense of a heterosexual actor who portrays the legendary musician in the upcoming film “Rocketman,” a forthcoming biopic based on John’s life. What’s the background? Actor Taron Egerton, a straight man who portrays John in the film, has been criticized by the LGBT community for playing the role
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Seeking to build on early momentum in his 2020 presidential bid, former U.S. Vice President Joe Biden on Saturday condemned “anger” within his own Democratic Party and pledged to work to unify the country in the wake of Donald Trump’s presidency. At a rally in downtown Philadelphia, Biden, as he has done throughout the beginning
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China’s foreign minister voiced opposition to the U.S.’s unilateral sanctions against Iran and pledged to support Tehran’s efforts to safeguard its interests, as the U.S. ratchets up pressure on the Islamic Republic’s economy. Wang Yi told Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif during a meeting in Beijing on Friday that China is willing to work
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U.S. Attorney General William Barr responded by an accusation from House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) in a Fox News interview by saying that Democrats are afraid of what he’s uncovering in his investigation. “I think it’s a laughable charge, and I think it’s largely being made to try to discredit me partly because they may
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President Donald Trump’s former national security adviser Michael Flynn — while he was cooperating with Robert Mueller — contacted at least one member of Congress who was a critic of the special counsel, CNN reported. Flynn tweeted direct messages to Rep. Matt Gaetz, R-Fla., encouraging him to “keep the pressure on,” CNN reported.  “You stay on
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President Donald Trump’s nominee to lead Immigration and Customs Enforcement once said he can tell if an illegal immigrant child will become a gang member just by looking at him, according to Politico. The nominee, Mark Morgan, made the comments during an interview with Tucker Carlson in January. The remarks resurfaced this week when HuffPost
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Women’s and civil rights groups are coordinating nationwide protests of restrictive anti-abortion laws under consideration in several states, The Hill reported. Planned Parenthood, the American Civil Liberties Union, NARAL Pro-Choice America, the Women’s March are among the groups set to gather outside statehouses and courthouses on Tuesday. “Across the country, we are seeing a new
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The media director for the Heritage Foundation published evidence that his social media account was suspended over his polite disagreement with the LGBTQ agenda on transgender athletes. The tweet was labeled “hateful conduct” and the social media platform explained that, “you may not promote violence against, threaten, or harass other people on the basis of
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A GOP state legislator in Missouri apologized Friday for using the phrase “consensual rape” during a debate over a restrictive anti-abortion bill. “I’m not trying to make excuses,” said Rep. Barry Hovis, who Jackson, Mo., in the southeastern part of the state, the Washington Post reported. “Sometimes you make a mistake and you own up to
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