Category Archives: Around The World

White House Aide Omarosa Newman Resigns

Omarosa Manigault Newman, a White House aide and former “Apprentice” contestant has resigned from her position in the White House. Her title was assistant to the president and communications director for the Office of Public Liaison. Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said on Tuesday evening that Omarosa had resigned “to pursue other opportunities.” “Omarosa Manigault Newman…

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President Trump Lashes Out At Senator Amid Calls To Resign Over Sexual Misconduct Allegations

President Donald Trump used a suggestive tweet on Tuesday to attack a Democratic lawmaker who has called for his resignation after multiple women renewed their sexual misconduct allegations against him. In a message posted just after 8 a.m. ET, Trump wrote Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, D-New York, was a “lightweight” who would “do anything” for campaign contributions. Trump didn’t…

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Women Detail Sexual Allegations Against Trump

A group of women who have publicly accused President Donald Trump of sexual harassment and assault detailed their accounts of being groped, fondled and forcibly kissed by the businessman-turned-politician at a news conference on Monday. “This was serial misconduct and perversion on the part of Mr. Trump. Unfortunately, this behavior isn’t rare in our society,…

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Tanzania To Begin Arrest Of Pregnant Teenagers

John Mongella, a regional commissioner in Tanzania, has announced that pregnant teenagers will be arrested and charged to court, local news portal The Citizen reports. Mongella, speaking on Monday, said pregnant teenagers have a tendency to not divulge who it was that got them pregnant. They should be taken to court, he said, and should be forced…

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Prince Philip Strikes A Pose In New Painting As He Retires From Public Engagements

  Buckingham Palace has released a new painting of the Duke of Edinburgh and husband of Queen Elizabeth, Prince Philip as he retires from public engagements. In the painting done by Australian born artist Ralph Heimans, the 96-year-old is seen in The Grand Corridor at Windsor Castle with him depicted wearing the sash of the Order of the Elephant, Denmark’s highest-ranking honor in…

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Pope Francis Calls For Change In ‘The Lord’s Prayer’

Pope Francis has said the Roman Catholic Church should adopt a better translation of the phrase ‘lead us not into temptation’ in the ‘The Lord’s Prayer.’ “That is not a good translation,” the Pope said in a television interview on Wednesday night as reported by NAN. Francis said the Catholic Church in France had decided…

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Olympic Committee Bans Russia From The 2018 Winter Olympics Over Doping Allegations

Russia has been banned from the 2018 Winter Olympics in South Korea over the country’s “systemic manipulation” of anti-doping rules. It is the most wide ranging punishment ever meted out by the IOC on a participating nation, let alone a powerhouse of the Olympic movement. Russia’s Olympic Committee has also been ordered to pay $15…

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Matt Lauer Has Broken His Silence About Sexual Misconduct Allegations

During Thursday morning’s Today show, co-host Savannah Guthrie read a statement from Matt Lauer, who was fired from the morning show Wednesday after accusations of “inappropriate sexual behavior” by colleagues. “Just moments ago we received a statement from Matt, and let me read it to you,” Guthrie began alongside her co-host Hoda Kotb. A statement from Matt Lauer: “There…

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Donald Trump Celebrates Matt Lauer Firing On Twitter, Demands NBC News Be Investigated

President Donald Trump took time out this morning from “taking care of” North Korea’s Tuesday intercontinental ballistic missile launch, as he promised, cutting taxes for corporations and killing Obamacare to tweet about NBC News’ bombshell morning announcement it had fired longtime Today show anchor Matt Lauer. “Wow, Matt Lauer was just fired from NBC for ‘inappropriate sexual behavior in the…

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