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Jeff Merkley requests FBI perjury investigation into Kirstjen Nielsen

Jeff Merkley requests FBI perjury investigation into Kirstjen Nielsen

Outcry: The policy of separating all children from the adults they crossed the border with illegally led to outrage at children being held in cages, leading to the Trump administration to end the policy. Merkley released a memo on 'Policy Options to Respond to Border Surge of Illegal Immigration, ' which he said was created by senior Department of Homeland Security and Department of Justice officials discussing family separation as a deterrent for migrants. Consulte Mais Informação

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Microsoft might show off an upgraded HoloLens next month

Microsoft might show off an upgraded HoloLens next month

Speaking to INQ following the launch, Roger Walkden, Microsoft's HoloLens commercial lead, revealed that sales of the headset are so far in the "thousands", but insisted that's all that the company needs. While it has continued to say a consumer model is in the works, there never seems to be any sign of a release date. It now looks like Microsoft is close to launching a second version of the headset that will be more natural-looking and will be based on improved hardware. Consulte Mais Informação

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FTC mulls fining Facebook for privacy violation

FTC mulls fining Facebook for privacy violation

Facebook has come under significant scrutiny over the past year in the wake of the Cambridge Analytica scandal that erupted in March 2018. Three sources familiar with deliberations told the paper anonymously that the penalty is expected to be significantly larger than the $22.5 million fine levied against Google in 2012 - a record penalty for breaching a deal with the government to bolster privacy safeguards. Consulte Mais Informação

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Bush delivers pizza to Secret Service

Bush delivers pizza to Secret Service

In an Instagram post from Bush, he said he and his wife, Laura Bush , are grateful to their Secret Service personnel and to the thousands of federal employees who are working without a paycheck. According to Congressional Research Service, this is the 21st government shutdown in history, with the first happening in 1976 for 10 days under the Gerald Ford administration. Consulte Mais Informação

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Women’s March Leader Refuses to Acknowledge Israel’s Right to Exist

However, since then, March leaders Linda Sarsour, Tamika Mallory , and Carmen Perez have continually been dogged by accusations of anti-Semitism. "She is looking forward to being in Iowa and will not turn her back on the thousands of Iowa women who are joining this locally organized march to advocate for the issues that deeply impact them and their families". Consulte Mais Informação

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Russian fighter jets collide over Sea of Japan; crews eject

Russian fighter jets collide over Sea of Japan; crews eject

Both crews ejected from their aircraft, and one pilot was located on an inflatable raft in the sea as he flashed an emergency light. According to Russian media, the pilots were able to eject from their jets. The research operation continued throughout the day in adverse weather conditions. Mixed reports about the fate of the second plane have emerged, and it is not known if the rescue operation is still ongoing to find two remaining crew members, or if the aircraft managed to return to base. Consulte Mais Informação

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At least 21 killed in Mexico pipeline blast

At least 21 killed in Mexico pipeline blast

Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador has launched a major crackdown on rampant fuel theft, which the government said cost the country more than $3 billion previous year. Another pipeline burst into flames in the neighbouring state of Queretaro, but the Mexican army reported nobody was hurt. With crowds of townspeople often involved, either aiding thieves or collecting spilled fuel in primitive containers, it was only a matter of time before a fire occurred. Consulte Mais Informação

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Polish mayor who was stabbed in heart, dies

Polish mayor who was stabbed in heart, dies

The brutal killing took place as Poland is more bitterly divided than at any time since it threw off communism 30 years ago, with massive amounts of hate speech and even death threats against prominent figures. They thanked the people of the city for their support. He said his name was Stefan and that "I was jailed but innocent". "I love you, Pawel", his wife said while embracing her daughter. Consulte Mais Informação

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Chicago judge acquits cops accused of covering up death of Laquan McDonald

Chicago judge acquits cops accused of covering up death of Laquan McDonald

The officers were then subsequently accused of damaging the audio of the dash-cam, and tampering with the surveillance footage that came from a nearby Burger King. That is when Van Dyke shoots him, firing 16 shots at the teenager, according to the coroner's report. Defense attorneys dismissed any suggestion that the officers created a cover story to help Van Dyke. Consulte Mais Informação

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United Kingdom drivers are being warned about a no-deal Brexit

United Kingdom drivers are being warned about a no-deal Brexit

Currently, all United Kingdom drivers with insurance are automatically covered to drive in all the countries within the European Economic Area (EEA) as well as Andorra, Serbia and Switzerland. There is now a Green Card-free circulation area covering the EEA and Andorra, Serbia and Switzerland. It not only allows the movement of vehicles across global borders with proof of existing insurance but also ensure that victims of accidents involving foreign registered vehicles are not disadvantaged. Consulte Mais Informação

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Trump offers condolences to families of Americans killed in Syria attack

Trump offers condolences to families of Americans killed in Syria attack

An Daesh statement later said a Syrian fighter had detonated his explosive vest on a foreign patrol in Manbij. Only two troops had been killed in action in Syria previously, a Pentagon spokesman said. He wants to stop USA soldiers being killed in other people's conflicts. Republican Senator Lindsey Graham, often an ally for Trump, said he believed Daesh had been emboldened by the president's decision to pull out of Syria and asked him to "look long and hard" at what he wants to do there. Consulte Mais Informação

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On day Jayme escaped, suspect sought job - with dodgy resume

On day Jayme escaped, suspect sought job - with dodgy resume

Last week, she escaped and was discovered by a woman walking her dog. According to CNN , it states that Jayme heard the blaring sirens of two police cars whiz past "a very short time" after the 21-year-old started driving. Jones said: "There will come a time in this proceeding when that question will be answered". Patterson is due back in court on February 6 for a preliminary hearing. Consulte Mais Informação

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