Archive for November 4th, 2017

LA Times columnist faces backlash after comparing Sarah Huckabee Sanders to a 'chunky soccer mom'

Saturday, November 4th, 2017

A Los Angeles Times columnist faced criticism this week after his latest piece took aim at the White House press secretary's physical appearance. Read more Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines

Donald Trump embarks on marathon tour of Asia

Saturday, November 4th, 2017

The 12-day visit will be the longest to the region by a US president in a quarter of a century. Read more BBC News – US & Canada

Trump's Justice Department Wants ACLU Lawyers Disciplined In Jane Doe Undocumented Teen Abortion Case

Saturday, November 4th, 2017

WASHINGTON ― The Trump administration asked the Supreme Court on Friday to take up a case involving an undocumented teen who received an abortion, urging the high court to toss an appeals court ruling that allowed the procedure and to consider disciplining American Civil Liberties Union lawyers who represented the girl. Read more Yahoo News [...]

Climate change: US report at odds with some in Trump team

Saturday, November 4th, 2017

A spokesman says climate is “always changing” after a report ties global warming to human activity. Read more BBC News – US & Canada

Trump's USDA Pick With Ties To Russia Investigation Withdraws Nomination

Saturday, November 4th, 2017

Sam Clovis, President Donald Trump’s pick to become the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s chief scientist, has withdrawn his nomination. Read more Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines

Bowe Bergdahl spared prison time for US Army desertion

Saturday, November 4th, 2017

The former prisoner of war will be dishonourably dismissed, in an outcome Trump calls a “disgrace”. Read more BBC News – US & Canada