News: Weekend Reads

Trump wants military to secure border with Mexico until wall is built

Wednesday  02:25,   04 april 2018
The Boston Globe

Trump wants military to secure border with Mexico until wall is builtSpeaking at a lunch with Baltic leaders, Trump said he’d already discussed the idea with Defense Secretary Jim[...]

Jill McCabe: The president attacked my reputation. It’s time to set the record straight.

Wednesday  02:25,   04 april 2018
The Washington Post

There was no connection between my campaign and my husband’s role at the FBI. After the 2016 election, I thought for a while that it was all over — at least now that President-elect Trump won, he would stop coming after us. How naive that was.[...]

Police in California respond to 'active shooter' at YouTube offices

Wednesday  00:05,   04 april 2018

Police in California respond to 'active shooter' at YouTube officesPolice in the city south of San Francisco warned people in a Twitter message to stay away from the address where YouTube, owned by Alphabet Inc's Google, is[...]

Dutch lawyer sentenced to 30 days in prison in Russia probe

Tuesday  21:50,   03 april 2018

A Dutch attorney who lied to federal agents investigating former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort was sentenced Tuesday to 30 days in prison in the first punishment handed down in special counsel's Russia investigation. He was also ordered to[...]

CNN fires back at Trump attack tweet with fact-check

Tuesday  19:45,   03 april 2018
The Hill

CNN on Tuesday fired back at President Trump after he went on the attack against the network in an early morning tweet. "Once again, false. The personal political beliefs of CNN's employees are of no interest to us," CNN's[...]

Police search home of family who drove off California cliff

Tuesday  02:27,   03 april 2018
NBC News

Police searched the family's Washington state home for travel itineraries, bank records and photographs, among other things.Washington state authorities have executed a search warrant at the home of the family who died after driving over a[...]

Wisconsin Teen Swept Away in Riptide While Trying to Save Parents: 'We're Never Gonna Move On'

Tuesday  02:27,   03 april 2018

<p>A Wisconsin couple is desperate to find their teen son’s body after the 17-year-old was swept away in a riptide while trying to save them during a trip to an Alabama beach last weekend.</p>A Wisconsin couple is desperate to find their teen[...]

How North Korea Could Start World War III

Tuesday  02:26,   03 april 2018
The Daily Beast

A complex, ever-changing situation in North Asia could lead to simultaneous conflict in Europe and both ends of Asia — just like it did in 1914.In fact, an invigoration of the China-North Korea alliance, a possible result of the officially[...]

Fort McMurray family's celebratory dinner was all set. Then the table went missing

Monday  18:51,   02 april 2018

Handmade by a cousin with wood from the family's Newfoundland property, the custom-made table got lost in transit in its journey to Alberta But the table — made by hand using juniper wood sourced from family property in Newfoundland — is lost in [...]

How Prince William and Kate broke royal protocol over Easter

Monday  17:56,   02 april 2018

Prince William and Kate broke royal protocol over Easter after arriving after the Queen at the Easter service - find out why they were held upKate and William arrived late to the[...]

At Mar-a-Lago, Trump hears from immigration hardliners

Monday  17:56,   02 april 2018

Retreating from the White House for a three-night stay at his Florida estate, President Donald Trump heard this weekend from a parade of allies -- many on the Fox News payroll -- that his base believes he is softening on immigration. It was one[...]

Violence in Cancun, Playa del Carmen and Los Cabos threatens Mexico's tourism industry

Sunday  01:31,   01 april 2018

Reports about crime and tourist tragedies have made recent headlines as the violence plaguing Mexico erupts in cities popular with foreign visitors. Incidents causing concern in Cancún and outlying Quintana Roo state range from bars allegedly[...]

The Internet Cannot Handle Brooke Shields's Latest Bikini Instagram

Sunday  01:31,   01 april 2018

<p>Of course, while someone's health can't be determined simply by their appearance, Brooke Shields at 52 is glowing in her latest snaps.</p>For decades, Brooke Shields has been known for her enviable eyebrows and dedication to Calvin[...]

Here’s Why Melania Trump Always Poses with Her Mouth Open

Saturday  18:06,   31 march 2018

It’s 2018, and selfie is an actual word in the dictionary—so it’s safe to say you likely have a preferred method for posing for the camera.&nbsp;Regularly used by celebrities on the red carpet, the fish gape is a facial pose where the top and[...]

Laura Ingraham Says She’ll Take Planned Vacation Amidst Controversy

Saturday  18:06,   31 march 2018

Laura Ingraham is taking avacation next week. Now the question is whether a controversy swirling around the host will go on hiatus as well.&nbsp;The popular Fox News Channel host  – her “Ingraham Angle” was the fourth most-watched cable-news[...]