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Supreme Court rules against Democrats in Wisconsin redistricting


In Maryland , Republicans sued over a single congressional district that was redrawn in 2011, as the state's Democratic former governor said , to turn a Republican seat Democratic. Rep. Steve Strivers (R-Ohio), the chairman of the National Republican Congressional Committee publicly explained that the playing field is tilted in Republicans' favor due to the last round of redistricting. Read More »

The Supreme Court just caused stocks of online retailers to tumble


The decision could generate "hundreds of millions of dollars" in new revenue for NY state , according to Joseph Bishop-Henchman, vice president of the Tax Foundation think tank. Amazon was among the biggest drags on the benchmark S&P 500 stock index. But in recent years, several Supreme Court justices suggested the moment was ripe to review the 1992 decision, prompting South Dakota to pass a law forcing online stores to collect a 4.5% sales tax if sales and employee count hit a ... Read More »

Oppo Find X Features a Pop-up Camera And No Notch


There is special edition of the Oppo Find X called the Lamborghini Limited Edition which offers a carbon fiber textured back with a 3D Lamborghini vehicle logo on it. There is no fingerprint scanner on the phone as it exclusively relies on 3D facial scanning for unlocking. Yes, Oppo Find X is nearly a full-screen smartphone that you can still hold in your hand. Read More »

Farm bill with major food stamp changes narrowly passes the House


The only reason it's newsworthy is that House conservatives pleading with Trump to declareth the bill Amnesty or Not Amnesty is further evidence of how cowed even the "principled" members of the GOP caucus are by him. The U.S. leader contended that the mainstream U.S. news outlets are "not mentioning the safety and security of our country when talking about illegal immigration". Read More »

Autres: Berlin et Paris veulent un budget commun pour la zone euro


Et les écarts de richesse entre les pays de la zone euro n'ont fait que croître. Tous deux ont annoncé mardi un accord sur un budget commun de la zone euro . Tout aurait pu sembler aller pour le mieux pour Angela Merkel . Macron est allé jusqu'à évoquer la possibilité de créer une police européenne des frontières "de dix mille hommes" par exemple. Read More »

Trump reverses family separation policy after tech, political backlash


Kenneth Wolfe, a spokesman for the Department of Health and Human Services [HHS]' Administration for Children and Families [ACF], initially told reporters the children's cases would proceed through the system as usual. A subsequent ruling in 2016 bars the government from keeping children in family detention centers for more than 20 days . "Working to resolve a communication issue on the compromise immigration bill". Read More »

Trump stands firm on immigration policy, sees it as a victor


Walsh - continued to blast the president for separating migrant families at the border, while Republicans scrambled to come up with a plan that would keep children with their parents. "They're not MS-13." But he upset many in the Latino community when he said, "they're also not people that would easily assimilate into the United States, into our modern society". Read More »

Donald Trump urges Republicans to 'fix' family separation crisis

Correction: June 19, 2018 12:00 am - A previous photo caption incorrectly referred to a meeting between President Trump and members of Congress as having taken place on Tuesday. "Mr. President, you started it, you can stop it, plain and simple", Schumer told reporters . Schmidt said his decision was a direct result of the administration's policy of separating children from parents who illegally cross the border. Read More »

The US Is Suspending A Major Military Exercise With South Korea


The two sides will continue discussing details through the exchange of documents going forward, the South Korean Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism said . The U.S. and South Korea have called off a planned major joint military exercise slated to take place in August, a week after President Donald Trump said he wanted to suspend the U.S.'s "war games" with South Korea. Read More »

India Kashmir: Direct rule imposed after BJP quits alliance


The BJP gave two main reasons for quitting the alliance: the deteriorating law and order situation in Indian-administered Kashmir, and the lack of development in other parts of the state. Over 4,000 first information reports against 14,315 stone pelters have been registered during the last three years in the state, according to this reply to the J&K legislative council on February 7, 2018. Read More »

France, Germany agree to set up eurozone budget: Merkel


European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker said it was "not the American president's role to speculate - as he did yesterday - that the German people would march towards the chancellery to remove Mrs Merkel". Merkel can get agreement on a European plan for handling immigrants. The question of how many migrants the bloc can absorb came back to the fore strongly when last week Italy and Malta both turned back a rescue vessel carrying 630 refugees , which was eventually accepted by ... Read More »

Trump Repeats False Claim on Dems, Family Separation

White House reporters hammered Homeland Security chief Kirstjen Nielsen on Monday as she insisted the administration had no choice in the matter and was merely following the law. And he described his late-afternoon session with House Republicans as them briefing him on their two bills , even though he has staff for that. Under the "zero-tolerance" crackdown that the Trump administration rolled out in May, all border crossers - include first-time offenders - are criminally charged and ... Read More »

Trump huddles with Republicans as backlash over family separations intensifies

In Washington , D.C., while Trump continues to falsely blame Democrats for his family separation policy, Republican senators, who have rarely taken on Trump, on Tuesday worked to defuse the growing crisis. The change would loosen rules that now limit the amount of time minors can be held to 20 days, according to a GOP source familiar with the measure. At the Tuesday rally, tech workers mixed with immigrants and activists, all horrified at the images of children being torn from their ... Read More »

Trump's border security boss should resign over family separation policy, Democrats say


Nielson said the Trump administration did not create the policy that separates families and inherited the problem from previous administrations, during Monday's briefing at the White House . However, the ACLU filed a lawsuit against the Trump administration in February claiming asylum seeking families are being separated. CNN and Quinnipiac University each released polls on Monday showing that two-thirds of Americans oppose Trump's " zero tolerance " policy for border crossings that ... Read More »

Why is the USA separating immigrant families?


US- Several Central American children separated from parents at the southern US border are heard desperately sobbing and wailing in a recording released on Monday by transparency group ProPublica , some so hard they nearly can not breathe. Read More »

Trump, U.S. Republicans to meet amid furor over immigrant children


This is in no small part because they feel that they've got their hands on a victor for the midterms (lacking much of anything else to campaign on besides a general, seething hatred of Donald Trump ) and they don't want to give that up. An audio recording that appears to capture the heartbreaking voices of small Spanish-speaking children crying out for their parents at a US immigration facility took centre stage Monday in the growing uproar over the Trump administration's policy of ... Read More »

Happy Fathers Day Quotes, Messages, Facebook And WhatsApp Status 2018


You don't look up the top box-office hits of all time to find the most memorable movie dads because, for the most part, they aren't superheroes or stars of blockbusters. Celina Jaitly: This is our first Father's Day without papa. Who are some of the great fathers in the Bible? Am lucky for mine Happy Father's Dad! We know that fathers play a key role in the development and choices of their daughters. Read More »

Trump announces tariffs on $50 billion in Chinese imports


The USTR's list includes 1,102 product lines. The U.S. tariffs are in addition to previously announced duties on imports of steel and aluminum from several countries, including China. "Imposing tariffs places the cost of China's unfair trade practices squarely on the shoulders of American consumers , manufacturers, farmers, and ranchers", said Thomas Donohue, president of the US Chamber of Commerce. Read More »

Laura Bush: Separating children from their parents 'breaks my heart'


Audio of sobbing children calling out for their parents dominated the discussion Monday. They call out "Daddy!" and "Mommy!" - in Spanish - repeatedly. She declined to answer questions about the CBP facility where the audio recording came from, citing the client's privacy. "I even taught it from time to time", she said. Read More »

DOJ: Comey's handling of Clinton email investigation unconventional but not biased


Another person familiar with the case, however, said Comey eventually shared other memos with his lawyers, including Richman, though he held back some information that he considered classified. Most notably, a text from agent Peter Strozk. It found Mr Comey was "insubordinate" and guilty of a "serious error of judgment" in how he handled the e-mail probe. Read More »

President Trump: I won't sign the moderate immigration bill


But Diaz-Balart, a moderate Republican, said the bill was better than the current situation in which the Dreamers are in "legal limbo". Both bills would increase border security, grant funding for the president's border wall, and offer some form of amnesty to DACA recipients. Read More »

YouTube launches new streaming service, YouTube Music


YouTube has officially announced their long-in-the-works YouTube Music service, after announcing expanded music credits yesterday . The video streaming company said it will also launch YouTube Premium , the revamped YouTube Red subscription service. Read More »

OnePlus 6 Review Roundup: Is It The Best Android Smartphone Of 2018?


And notch haters will find some redemption here too, as the wee bugger can be hidden from view with just a quick tap. -This smartphone is clubbed with 6GB or 8GB RAM and Adreno 630 GPU. Amazon India is offering a cashback of Rs. 2,000 for SBI credit or debit card users in the country. OnePlus 6 customers can avail Servify accidental damage insurance on the device for a period of 12 months. Read More »

Trump invites us all to his North Korean fantasyland


The five-hour rendezvous ended with the signing of a document in which "Mr. Trump committed to provide security guarantees to the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK), and Chairman Kim Jong Un reaffirmed his firm and unwavering commitment to complete denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula". Read More »

DHS: Nearly 2,000 Children Taken Under Trump’s New Border Policy

Yet for George W. Bush and Barack Obama , the idea of crying children torn from their parents' arms was simply too inhumane - and too politically perilous - to embrace as policy, and Trump , though he had made an immigration crackdown one of the central issues of his campaign, succumbed to the same reality, publicly dropping the idea after Kelly's comments touched off a swift backlash. Read More »

Trump Renews Defense of North Korea Agreement


So he's a very smart guy. Predictably, Trump is being scourged for this. Both gushed over "Uncle Joe". Trump earlier in the week declared the media to be "our country's biggest enemy", and he has repeatedly voiced his desire to punish journalists who air criticisms of him. Read More »

China to impose 25% tariff on U.S. goods worth US$50b


After the United States announcement, China's commerce ministry responded by saying that it would "immediately introduce countermeasures of the same scale and strength", although it did not go into detail. In all, 818 products representing $34 billion in US imports will fall under the new tariffs - less than the roughly 1,300 products the administration had initially considered. Read More »

New Pieces of Evidence that Helped Put Paul Manafort Behind Bars


President Donald Trump is weighing in on a judge's decision to jail his former campaign chairman Paul Manafort while he awaits trial. Cohen hasn't been accused of wrongdoing. A federal judge has revoked bail conditions for Trump's ex-campaign chairman, Paul Manafort . But the witness tampering allegations, which also resulted in new criminal charges, were enough Friday for Manafort to lose his house arrest privileges. Read More »

Trump jokingly compares himself to Kim


A confident leader strode into the Singapore summit and won. In return Mr Trump axed the drills with, it seems, no warning to Seoul (or even United States forces). The reaction generally reflects how the rest of the world's markets performed as the two adversaries hurled numerous threats and insults to one another in the past 18 months. Read More »

Trump helps take down Mark Sanford


Sanford, a frequent critic of Trump who lost his primary this week to pro-Trump challenger Katie Arrington , suggested there's a simple, unspoken principle in Congress that enables his party's hands-off approach toward Trump: "What you do as an elected official is ... Read More »

Trump says his agreement with North Korea will be good for China


Material from the Associated Press was used in this report . However, Horowitz also concluded there was no evidence that Comey's conduct was politically motivated. "He was insane, a real nut job", Trump said, according to the Times. US President Donald Trump on Tuesday praised China's President Xi Jinping for helping secure an agreement towards North Korea's denuclearisation, and said the deal would be good for Beijing. Read More »

Amendment on border truly significant — Pro-EU MPs


The outcome could rest on the position of a handful of Brexit-supporting Labour MPs. In a statement , Jeremy Corbyn said he understood the "difficulties" facing MPs "representing constituencies which voted strongly for Leave or Remain" on the issue of the EEA. Read More »

Michel Barnier and Davis Davis talk Brexit 'backstop'


Scottish Secretary David Mundell hit out at the nationalists for "constitutional posturing", saying it was "quite clear that it was never going to be possible to get agreed amendments because quite simply the Scottish Government , the SNP, Nicola Sturgeon have a different view of the constitution from everybody else". Read More »