Archive for October 22nd, 2017

Rachel Maddow Defends Niger Theory After Experts Call It 'Conspiracymongering'

Sunday, October 22nd, 2017

Rachel Maddow on Friday doubled down on her controversial reporting on the deadly Niger ambush on U.S. troops, in which she linked President Donald Trump’s travel ban with the deaths of four soldiers. Read more Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines

Raqqa: US coalition ‘wiped city off Earth’, Russia says

Sunday, October 22nd, 2017

Moscow accuses the West of sending aid to the Syrian city to cover up evidence of crimes. Read more BBC News – US & Canada

Houston Suburb Conditions Hurricane Relief Money On Residents' Vow Not To Boycott Israel

Sunday, October 22nd, 2017

A suburb outside of Houston is requiring residents who were affected by Hurricane Harvey to certify that they do not boycott Israel in order to apply for grant money to rebuild their home or business. Read more Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines

Former US presidents gather for hurricanes fundraiser

Sunday, October 22nd, 2017

The five living former US presidents have raised more than $31m (£23.5m) for victims. Read more BBC News – US & Canada

A liberal is a conservative whose house just flooded

Sunday, October 22nd, 2017

Some Trump voters, after their towns were flooded by Hurricane Harvey, are beginning to reconsider their conviction that climate change has no scientific basis. Read more Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines

Magazine apologises to Solange for edit

Sunday, October 22nd, 2017

The Evening Standard says they made “the wrong call” to edit the singer’s elaborate hairstyle. Read more BBC News – US & Canada