Rise in hate crime in England and Wales

Rise in hate crime in England and Wales
Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionA man with his face disguised who claims to have attacked EU immigrants The number of hate crimes in England and Wales has increased by 29%, according to Home Office statistics.There were 80,393 offences in 2016-17, compared with 62,518 in 2015-16 - the largest increase since the Home Office began recording figures in 2011-12.The biggest rise was in disability and transgender hate crimes, but this was due to better crime recording

Celebrities take on gun silencers and concealed carry laws in a powerful video.

Celebrities take on gun silencers and concealed carry laws in a powerful video.
The idea of picking up the phone and calling powerful people in Washington can be intimidating; even Hollywood heavyweights agree. But it's much less terrifying than it seems — and it can make all the difference. In a new PSA by Everytown for Gun Safety and Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America, a chorus of celebrities urge viewers to pick up their phones and hound representatives in Congress when it comes to new gun legislation. Emma Stone, Tunde Adebimpe,

Mother of fallen soldier speaks out on Trump’s insensitive comments

Mother of fallen soldier speaks out on Trump’s insensitive comments
President Donald Trump during a press conference in the Rose Garden.Image: Drew Angerer/Getty ImagesThe latest controversy surrounding Donald Trump is ridiculously low, even for him. After Democratic Rep. Frederica Wilson described extremely insensitive comments she claimed to have heard Trump made while speaking to the widow of Sgt. La David Johnson — a soldier who was killed in Niger — Trump said the recollection of the incident was "totally fabricated." I stand my account of the call with @realDonaldTrump

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HEALTHY KIWIFRUIT POPSICLE – ICE LOLLY BLOCK POP – kids baking FROZEN TREATS
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MPs can stop no-deal Brexit – McDonnell

MPs can stop no-deal Brexit – McDonnell
Meanwhile, Brexit minister Robin Walker has suggested the three million citizens of other EU countries currently living in the UK will be able to stay regardless of the outcome of the negotiations, telling Pienaar's Politics on BBC Radio 5 live "yes, people will be allowed to stay". UK will 'grow more' food if no Brexit deal What are the Brexit options? EU 'to prepare for Brexit trade talks' Prime Minister Theresa May has said she believes the two sides

Congressperson shocked by what Trump reportedly said to widow of fallen solider

Congressperson shocked by what Trump reportedly said to widow of fallen solider
Image: Getty ImagesPresident Donald Trump already has been criticized for falsely claiming that former President Barack Obama never called the families of fallen soldiers.  Now he's being slammed by Democratic Rep. Frederica Wilson after he talked on the phone with the widow of a solider killed in Niger.  SEE ALSO: Sports teams are deserting Trump’s hotels, and it’s hitting his wallet hard Trump reportedly told her that "he knew what he signed up for ... but when it happens

EAT | HEALTHY BAKED CHICKEN NUGGETS for Kids (and Adults!)

EAT | HEALTHY BAKED CHICKEN NUGGETS for Kids (and Adults!)
These baked chicken nuggets are so much healthier than the fried ones you find at restaurants. They are also super easy and your kids will love them! Dipping sauce for the adults and dipping sauce for the kids and you are ready to go! For recipes every Saturday, don't forget to subscribe! Healthy Baked Chicken Nuggets for Kids and Adults Ingredients - 1 lb Chicken Tenders - 1/2 Light Coconut Milk - 3/4 cup Panko breadcrumbs - 1/3 cup

A Southern school ditched its name to be called Barack Obama Elementary. Here’s why.

A Southern school ditched its name to be called Barack Obama Elementary. Here’s why.
It began with just one student in Jackson, Mississippi. After having learned about a prominent Confederate leader and discussing his lasting legacy on the world, the student raised a good (if not painfully obvious) question to her mom at home: Why in the world would her school be named after a guy like that? Yes, Jefferson Davis International Baccalaureate Elementary School is named after that Jefferson Davis — a president of the Confederacy in the mid-19th century. Jefferson Davis. Photo

PM and EU: Let’s speed up Brexit talks

PM and EU: Let’s speed up Brexit talks
The EU's chief negotiator Michel Barnier and his UK opposite number, Brexit Secretary David Davis, also joined the working dinner."The prime minister and the president of the European Commission reviewed the progress made in the Article 50 negotiations so far and agreed that these efforts should accelerate over the months to come," the statement read. "The working dinner took place in a constructive and friendly atmosphere." Image copyright Reuters Image caption Theresa May went to Brussels for the 90-minute

PM and EU to talk Brexit over dinner

PM and EU to talk Brexit over dinner
Over a dinner expected to last 90 minutes, the PM hopes to end a stalemate over the three initial topics for negotiation - the amount the UK owes the EU when it leaves, the future rights of EU citizens in the UK and UK citizens living in the EU, and what happens on the Northern Ireland border.The EU side says that until "sufficient progress" is made on these three items they will not begin discussing the UK's post-Brexit relations

Austrians Lean Toward Nationalist Government Led by a Millennial

Austrians Lean Toward Nationalist Government Led by a Millennial
Austrians profiting from the fastest economic growth in six years look likely to ditch their current coalition in favor of a new government backed by anti-immigration nationalists and headed by the world’s youngest leader.Polls suggest that Austria’s 31-year-old Foreign Minister Sebastian Kurz will lead his conservative People’s Party to victory in Sunday’s election. That could set the stage for a coalition with Heinz-Christian Strache’s populist Freedom Party, unwinding a decade of Social Democratic-led administrations that revived the economy but

Richard Spencer: Crowd chants over his University of Florida talk

Richard Spencer: Crowd chants over his University of Florida talk
(CNN)Crowds of protesters gathered on the University of Florida campus in Gainesville on Thursday as white supremacist Richard Spencer arrived to deliver a speech on his racist views.With an intensive police presence on campus, protesters chanted, "We don't want your Nazi hate" and "Nazi scum off our streets." The anti-Spencer protesters, who vastly outnumbered the supporters, carried signs against fascism, neo-Nazis and white supremacy."The fact is, if the police simply do their job, my speech and the whole event

Trump: Dem congresswoman ‘totally fabricated’ his remarks to widow of fallen soldier

Trump: Dem congresswoman ‘totally fabricated’ his remarks to widow of fallen soldier
Washington (CNN)President Donald Trump denied Wednesday the account of a Democratic congresswoman that he told the widow of a US serviceman killed in an ambush in Niger that "he knew what he signed up for, but I guess it still hurt."The response opened up a fresh round of controversy over Trump's response to the Niger attack and how he's handled the most solemn duty of a commander in chief. It took Trump days to publicly discuss the attacks, and

Facebook Is Looking for Employees With National Security Clearances

Facebook Is Looking for Employees With National Security Clearances
“red-hot’’ focus on how Russia used social media platforms.Without employees who can handle classified material, Facebook would need to give government investigators access to its system to investigate threats, according to Scott Amey, general counsel of the Project on Government Oversight, a Washington-based group that studies national security issues. So the move to hire people with clearances may be aimed at controlling access to the inner workings of its platform, like code and user data, he said.“Facebook may be

A brewery is exchanging beer for Richard Spencer tickets so he’ll speak to empty seats.

A brewery is exchanging beer for Richard Spencer tickets so he’ll speak to empty seats.
For decades, freedom fighters around the world have developed bold, cunning, and occasionally bizarre tools to fight fascism and white supremacy. Now, a Florida brewery is adding a new weapon to the arsenal: free beer. In advance of a planned speech by notorious white nationalist Richard Spencer, local hop-smith Alligator Brewing Company is offering a draft on the house to anyone who brings in two tickets to the event to throw away. Ticket become available this Saturday, October 14th