Donald Trump’s ‘racist slur’ provokes outrage

US & Canada US & Canada Trump denies crude slur against migrant countries Share this with Facebook Share this with Twitter Share this with Messenger Share this with Messenger Share this with Email Share Share this with These are external links and will open in a new window Email Share this with Email Facebook Share … Read more

Germany coalition talks: Merkel welcomes breakthrough

Europe Europe Germany coalition talks: Merkel aides see breakthrough Share this with Facebook Share this with Twitter Share this with Messenger Share this with Messenger Share this with Email Share Share this with These are external links and will open in a new window Email Share this with Email Facebook Share this with Facebook Messenger … Read more

Toronto Transit Rep Explains What Not To Do If Liam Neeson Gets On Your Train IRL

(Some spoilers for the new Liam Neeson film “The Commuter” are ahead) Brad Ross, the executive director of corporate communications for the Toronto Transit Commission, wrote a column in The Globe and Mail Thursday offering advice for how real life commuters could handle the situation should they somehow find themselves participating in the plot of … Read more

Colbert Defends Trump’s ‘Shithole Countries’: ‘For One, Donald Trump Isn’t Their President’ (Video)

Like pretty much everyone else Thursday, Stephen Colbert had a lot to say about the report in the Washington Post that, during a meeting with GOP lawmakers, Trump asked “Why are we having all these people from shithole countries come here?,” then complained that we don’t get more immigration from countries like Norway. The reported remarks were … Read more

Watch Don Lemon’s Tense Confrontation With Trump Surrogate Over ‘Shithole’ Remarks (Video)

A discussion on “CNN Tonight” about the “shithole” countries quote attributed to President Trump took a tense turn Thursday when a guest insulted host Don Lemon. “This is CNN Tonight, I’m Don Lemon. The president of the United States is racist. A lot of us already knew that, Lemon said. He was referencing a Washington … Read more

‘Strong Island’ and ‘Jane’ Top 2018 Cinema Eye Honors

Netflix’s harrowing documentary about race and the justice system, “Strong Island,” took numerous prizes at 11th Annual Cinema Eye Honors, including Best Feature, announced Thursday night in New York. The feel-good Jane Goodall documentary “Jane,” from National Geographic and Abramorama, also racked up several honors including Audience Choice and Best Original Score. Read a full … Read more

9 Takeaways From CES 2018, From Robots to “The Blackout”

Three days in Las Vegas will have anyone aging like a president by the time they leave — especially when you’re schlepping past thousands of electronic booths in a convention center for CES 2018. But it had to be done, with more than 4,000 exhibitors landing in the desert from across the world to show … Read more

Ryan Zinke's Decision To Appease GOP Governor On Offshore Drilling Leaves Coastal Democrats Fuming

Ryan Zinke’s Decision To Appease GOP Governor On Offshore Drilling Leaves Coastal Democrats FumingWASHINGTON — Coastal Democrats from California to New York are blasting Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke for what they view as a political and arbitrary decision to take Florida waters “off the table” for future offshore oil drilling. Some wonder if the sudden reversal was … Read more

Driver spots venomous, red-bellied black snake hissing at him through his car window

An Australian man experienced the fright of his life recently after a venomous snake scaled his car window as he drove home from the mechanic.Ted Ogier was traveling on the New South Wales south coast Wednesday when he spotted a black, red-bellied snake slithering alongside his car.Ogier said the reptile had slithered from the hood of his car … Read more

Obama reports no gifts from Putin in 2016 — sad!

Trump denies he’s considering ‘bloody nose’ strike on North KoreaLessons from ‘Fire and Fury’: In Trump’s White House, flattery will get you everywhereOprah and Trump go way, way back together. Here’s proof.Photos: Record rain and mudslides hit California