Why we still really need to see Donald Trump’s tax returns

June 17, 2017

(CNN)President Donald Trump released a 98-page financial disclosure form Friday, detailing the broad outlines of his wealth but still leaving a number of unanswered questions about the specifics of not only Trump’s income but also the details of his vast holdings. Trump raked in $288 million from his golf courses alone; he made at least $37 million from Mar-a-Lago, his Florida resort and a frequent weekend stomping ground for the first family. The big problem with financial …

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Iraqi detainees in Michigan fear deportation

June 16, 2017

Detroit (CNN)Brianna Al-Dilami met her Iraqi husband the day he came to America in 1998 and they’ve been together ever since. But her husband was arrested by US immigration officers last weekend, and she has been searching for answers about his fate, fearing he’ll be sent back to Iraq. Five of the suit’s petitioners are Christian, the other two — including Al Dilami — are Shiite Muslims. The ACLU argues in the complaint that it is illegal to deport the …

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Why do we spend less on Father’s Day than Mother’s Day? – BBC News

June 16, 2017

So why do we spend more on our mums? Image copyright Truefitt & Hill Image caption Sales of male grooming products rise ahead of Father’s Day “Retailers have long made a big push on Mother’s Day because demand for gift-giving was strong, and Father’s Day more of an afterthought,” he says. With traditional gender roles continue to break down, and fathers are doing more housework and hands-on parenting “it is not surprising to see more emphasis on …

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House, Senate investigators seek Trump tapes, Comey memos

June 10, 2017

… through special counsel Bob Mueller’s office, and that there will be movement after the weekend. “The matter will be addressed on Monday,” the source says. It’s unclear if that means that the memos will be turned over to Congress on Monday, and the source would not provide any more details. Four members of the Senate Judiciary Committee, including Chairman Chuck Grassley and ranking Democrat Dianne Feinstein, had set a Friday deadline for Richman to respond after …

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London attack: What we have learned – BBC News

June 6, 2017

The Khalid Masood Westminster attack was the act of a man acting alone. His target was not only people around Westminster, but those inside Parliament’s grounds too. Then, last month in Manchester we had another lone attacker. His target was entirely different: not a high-profile government building, but kids on a night out. This weekend’s attack in London was quite different again: this time, three men acting together. They eschewed well-secured public places and targeted an …

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Castlemorton Common: The rave that changed the law – BBC News

… “Every time I went out there were people in the field toileting – every time you looked out there were men with their trousers down,” she said. Image caption The encampment stretched up the hill from the farm near her house The ravers drifted off once the weekend was over but the travellers remained at Castlemorton until the Friday, partly to try and clear up, Mrs Spagg claims. “I think a lot of people were depressed about the mess and the waste, that’s why …

May 28, 2017
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Manchester Attack: Family’s tribute to ‘just lovely’ Nell – BBC News

Fourteen searches are being carried out and 11 men remain in custody on suspicion of terror offences. The UK’s threat level has been reduced from critical to severe and police are guarding events across the country throughout the bank holiday weekend. ‘Loved life’ In the statement, the Jones family said: “Our Nell was just lovely. She was top class, she was clever and she was fun. She would have a go at anything and just loved life. “She had her dad and her …

May 28, 2017
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Manchester attack: Armed police guard bank holiday events – BBC News

… environment as possible to terrorists,” he said. He added: “Anyone coming to the FA Cup Final or the other play-off matches over the weekend will see an increase in police numbers in and around the stadium. “At Twickenham, rugby fans will see more armed officers on foot around the stadium.” On Sunday, the Great Manchester Run will go ahead with runners and spectators due to turn out in large numbers as the city recovers from the bombing at the concert by the US …

May 27, 2017
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Sturgeon: ‘Be vigilant but not alarmed’ – BBC News

… upcoming public events, including this weekend’s Scottish Cup Final, are being thoroughly reviewed and the public should anticipate additional safety measures such as full body and bag searches. “Our emergency services prepare extensively for situations such as this, and those well-rehearsed plans are now being put into practice.” Related Topics Islamic State group Nicola Sturgeon More From this publisher : HERE Recommended ProductsMonkey Playr Funnel Bundle Get LIFETIME …

May 24, 2017
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NHS cyber-attack: Bosses fear further infections from ransomware – BBC News

… a ‘wake-up call’ Some hospitals were forced to cancel treatments and appointments, and divert ambulances to other sites. Health secretary Jeremy Hunt failed to address the NHS cyber-attack issue when he was approached by BBC reporters on Monday morning. Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionJeremy Hunt refused to answer questions outside his home in London Since the weekend, the NHS said at least seven trusts still required “extra support”, …

May 15, 2017
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