Politics

Belly and The Weeknd Cancel ‘Jimmy Kimmel’ Performance to Protest Donald Trump’s Appearance

Belly and The Weeknd Cancel 'Jimmy Kimmel' Performance to Protest Donald Trump's Appearance

The Oscar-nominated musicians were slated to appear Wednesday in Los Angeles. NEW YORK (AP) — R&B singer The Weeknd and rapper Belly have canceled their performance on Jimmy Kimmel Live! because Donald Trump was set to appear on the episode. The Oscar-nominated musicians were slated to record their performance Wednesday in Los Angeles for the late-night ABC show. Belly said he canceled …

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Obama Addresses US Presidential Race at G7 Summit

During a press conference from the G7 summit in Japan, President Obama touched on the subject of the US presidential race. More specifically, he addressed the concern that world leaders are evidently feeling about Republican front runner Donald Trump. “They are not sure how seriously to take some of his pronouncements but they are rattled by them,” Obama said. “Because …

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South Carolina Governor Signs Law Banning Abortions After 20 Weeks

South Carolina governor Nikki Haley has signed into law a bill that bans abortion in the state after 19 weeks of pregnancy unless the mother’s life is at risk or the fetus has an “anomaly” that will lead to its death. The bill was passed by the South Carolina state legislator last week. It carries no exceptions for rape or incest. …

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VIDEO Anti Trump Protesters Create Major Riot in Albuquerque, New Mexico

VIDEO Anti Trump Protesters Create Major Riot in Albuquerque New Mexico

Protesters outside a rally for Donald J. Trump in Albuquerque tossed rocks at police stallions and lit flames on Tuesday night, as indicated by the police and postings on online networking. The Albuquerque police said on Twitter that in opposition to reports, no nerve gas had been conveyed outside the rally venue, the Albuquerque Convention Center. The police likewise said …

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Black Lives Matter Protesters Shut Down Milo Yiannopoulos Event at DePaul University

Black Lives Matters Protesters Shut Down Milo Yiannopoulos Event at DePaul University

Milo Yiannopoulos’ event at DePaul University had to be cut short Tuesday night after protesters stormed the stage, blew whistles, grabbed the microphone out of the interviewer’s hand, and threatened to punch Yiannopoulos in the face. Yiannopoulos attempted to continue the event, but protesters refused to leave the stage and the group of security guards (which DePaul forced both the organisers …

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Bernie Sanders Wants Larry David to Keep his Job on ‘SNL’

Bernie Sanders Wants Larry David to Keep his Job on 'SNL'

Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders says comedian Larry David shouldn’t worry about his role on NBC’s “Saturday Night Live.” The Vermont senator joked in an interview with The Associated Press that he wants David to continue his job impersonating him on the late night show, which had its season finale last weekend. Speaking to the camera, Sanders says to David: …

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Thousands Pour Into Rally For Bernie Sanders in Santa Monica

Thousands Pour Into Rally For Bernie Sanders in Santa Monica

Thousands gathered for a Monday night rally held at Santa Monica High School for presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders. Supporters and speakers included Hollywood actress Rosario Dawson and Hollywood legend Dick Van Dyke, who helped introduced the Vermont senator with a few words of encouragement to get the crowd to vote. Sanders brought energy to the crowd as he said, confidently, …

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Hillary Clinton Leading Bernie Sanders in California, SurveyUSA Poll Finds

Hillary Clinton Leading Bernie Sanders in California, SurveyUSA Poll Finds

Presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders is making a major campaign push in California in hopes of gaining ground on Democratic nomination frontrunner Hillary Clinton, but faces an 18-percentage-point gap among the state’s voters likely to participate in the Democratic primary, according to an ABC7-Southern California News Group poll released Monday. Vermont Sen. Sanders, who on Saturday started a series of eight …

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US President Obama Says He Will Not Apologize for Atomic Bomb During Visit to Hiroshima

US President Obama Says He Will Not Apologize for Atomic Bomb During Visit to Hiroshima

TOKYO: US President Barack Obama will not apologise for the atomic bombing of Hiroshima on his landmark visit this week, he told Japanese public broadcaster NHK in an interview. Asked if an apology would be included in remarks he plans to make there, he said: “No, because I think that it’s important to recognise that in the midst of war, …

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