Sens. McCain and Ernst, both veterans, oppose Trump?s ban on transgender military service
Sens. John McCain, R-Ariz., and Joni Ernst, R-Iowa, quickly announced their opposition Wednesday to President Trump?s Twitter announcement that the U.S. military would not ?accept or allow? transgender military service members.
Kushner Not Credible On Jr's Collusion E-mail
Congressman Eric Swalwell, member of the House Intelligence and Judiciary Committees, talks with Rachel Maddow about Donald Trump son-in-law Jared Kushner testifying before Congress in the Trump Russia investigation.
Pakistani council orders "revenge rape" of 16-year-old girl
By Asif Shahzad ISLAMABAD (Reuters) - Pakistani police have arrested 25 members of an informal village council accused of ordering the rape of a 16-year-old girl as revenge for her brother's alleged sexual assault of another girl. The Supreme Court also requested a report on the case, which echoed a notorious case from 2002 in which another teenager was gang-raped on a local council's order. "A total of 29 people were involved in this ghastly crime, and we have 25 of them in our custody," Multan City Police Officer Ahsan Younus told Reuters by telephone on Thursday.
Condemned killer arrives at death house ahead of execution
Philippines to consult ASEAN on joint China sea oil search
The Philippines tried Wednesday to reassure Southeast Asian neighbours about its proposal to partner with Beijing in oil exploration in the disputed South China Sea, promising to consult them on any plans. President Rodrigo Duterte has softened his predecessor's policy opposing China's claims -- which expand to nearly the entire sea -- causing alarm among neighbouring Southeast Asian countries, which also hold partial claims. On Monday Duterte said his government was in talks with China over joint drilling for natural resources in the sea, reversing years of tensions.
Medical examiner: Judge in river died by suicide in drowning
McDonald's worker puts everyone off ice cream with 'disgusting' photos
A former McDonald?s worker has turned the stomach of fast food fans by sharing ?disgusting? photos from inside a mouldy ice cream maker. Teenager Nick, who did not disclose his surname, shared the photos on Twitter, claiming: ?This came out of McDonald's ice cream machine in case y'all were wondering?? This came out of McDonald's ice cream machine in case y'all were wondering... pic.twitter.com/DTXXpzE7Ce? nick (@phuckyounick) July 14, 2017 This is the side of the ice cream machine! It's not from a grease trap pic.twitter.com/nMpnFxAvZ4? nick (@phuckyounick) July 17, 2017 The 18-year-old says he worked at a McDonald?s outlet in Louisiana for five months, telling BuzzFeed he posted the photos to let people know ?how disgusting the conditions are?. Nick claims he lost his job shortly after posting the photos ?exposing McDonald's?, but tweeted that he already had another one lined up when he decided to post them online. Since I'm exposing McDonald's I might as well show y'all what y'all really eating... fresh out the freezer. pic.twitter.com/KZ7Ao1kWsR? nick (@phuckyounick) July 18, 2017 Nice and dirty... pic.twitter.com/vjxuVLJpgF? nick (@phuckyounick) July 18, 2017 McDonald?s said in a statement the equipment seen in the photos does not come into contact with any food. ?We are committed to running great restaurants that provide our customers with high quality food, service and a clean environment,? a spokesperson said. ?This is a part of our soft serve equipment that does not come into contact with any food and is required to undergo regular and timely cleaning.? Extraordinary floating McDonald?s restaurant left abandoned for 30 years How Twitter reacted How does your tweet about ONE franchise of McDonald's justifies all McDonald's?? pic.twitter.com/64ryGc8mG7? Girinator (@amiegirin) July 18, 2017 Thanks for ruining my day, I just had an ice cream cone from them ??????? pic.twitter.com/s7OcTdzxt4? ???? ?? (@h_annaah_) July 16, 2017 Meanwhile at Wendy's...?? pic.twitter.com/2Djg3WSeSi? imari? (@_esstco) July 16, 2017 The employees telling us the machine is down pic.twitter.com/kLpivUpD4c? Covfefí Champu (@CuddleSweet) July 16, 2017 pic.twitter.com/O08LuxKapY? Trust in Hue (@dawg_pound69) July 17, 2017 Revealed: The real reason McDonald's hamburgers ?never rot? mcdonalds secret menu
Trump continues crusade against Sessions with a fresh line of attack
President Trump continued his public campaign against his own attorney general, Jeff Sessions, on Wednesday, knocking his longtime ally for not replacing acting FBI Director Andrew McCabe. Trump, who fired James Comey as FBI director in May, also has the authority to replace McCabe. It?s unclear why Trump is singling out Sessions on the issue, other than to add pressure as he reportedly mulls firing him.
John McCain Voted to Save the GOP Health Care Bill. Then He Bashed It
Man stabbed woman he met on dating site 119 times after she told him she was transgender
Dwanya Hickerson, 21, "lost it" after learning Dee Whigham, 25, had been born a man. Mississippi's Jacksonville Circuit Court heard that he knifed Ms Whigham multiple times in the face and slashed her throat in a hotel room before showering and leaving her for dead. The hospital nurse picked him up at the gates of Keesler Air Force Base, where he was training to be a weather forecaster, and drove them to her hotel, the court heard.