An attorney for pop star Pharrell Williams on Monday sent a cease-and-desist letter to President Trump for playing Williams’ song “Happy” at a political rally on the same day as a mass shooting at a Pittsburgh synagogue.
After he was taken into custody, the gunman who allegedly murdered 11 people at a Pittsburgh synagogue told a law enforcement officer his motive: he believed Jews “were committing a genocide to his people”.
‘She doesn’t just want the remainder of her $69 million contracts, she wants more money on top as compensation for what she believes is NBC’s attempt to not just have her off the air but to end her career.’
House Speaker Paul Ryan on Tuesday broke with President Donald Trump and contested his claims that he could circumvent a constitutional guarantee of citizenship by issuing an executive order to deny the right to babies born in the U.S. to noncitizen parents.
A South Florida organization of prosecutors that includes Miami-Dade State Attorney Katherine Fernandez Rundle is telling the Florida Supreme Court that the latest version of the states controversial “Stand Your Ground” self-defense law is unconstitutional.
Press Secretary Sarah Sanders said on Monday it was “outrageous” to suggest that Mr. Trump was at all responsible for the 11 deaths on Saturday. She said the president and first lady will visit Pennsylvania on Tuesday.
A Tallahassee lawyer released yet another batch of records relating to Mayor Andrew Gillum’s trips with a former lobbyist today, but it lacks any of the bombshells that have dominated the storylines during the last two weeks of Gillum’s campaign for governor.
A South Dakota inmate who killed a correctional officer seven years ago during a failed prison escape on the guard’s 63rd birthday was put to death Monday evening, marking the state’s first execution since 2012.
President Donald Trump and his children are accused of “deliberately” scamming Americans by encouraging them to invest in a multilevel marketing company, according to a complaint filed in federal court on Monday.
The role of President Donald Trump’s ominous warnings about the caravan of migrants headed toward the U.S. border from Central America in inspiring the virulent anti-Semite who killed 11 people at a Pittsburgh synagogue on Saturday highlights the destructive consequences of Fox News’ grip on the president.
“He has dramatically elevated the level of rhetorical tension in ways that do not discourage people from acting out their terrifying views,” said David N Myers, a professor of Jewish history at the University of California, Los Angeles.
Mexico authorities said migrants attacked its agents with rocks, glass bottles and fireworks when they broke through a gate on the Mexican end but were pushed back, and some allegedly carried guns and firebombs.
The fiancée of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi has said Saudi authorities are responsible for his murder, and the kingdom should give more details so that those who ordered and carried out the killing can be brought to justice.
The forces are to be in place by the end of the week, just days before the midterm elections on Nov. 6. The Pentagon announced Monday it will deploy 5,200 troops to the U.S.-Mexico border by the end of the week to stop large group migrants and refugees in a caravan from entering the country.
A new lawsuit filed in federal court Monday accuses President Donald Trump and his children of convincing consumers to invest in get-rich-quick schemes, while also accepting “large, secret payments” from the companies they were pitching.
The federal government’s state-funded broadcasting arm is placing a number of employees on administrative leave and opening an investigation into how it ended up airing a story this year attacking liberal financier George Soros as a malignant “multimillionaire Jew.”
Democrats Andrew Gillum and Tony Evers are both carrying the progressive banner in tight races for governor, but their differing ideologies and strategies show how the label has broadened the appeal and less definition in 2018.
President Trump will visit Pittsburgh Tuesday to show support for victims of the city’s deadly synagogue shooting. A White House spokeswoman dismissed suggestions that Trump’s rhetoric has contributed to a hostile climate in the country.
A soccer star was found dead in a bush “almost beheaded and with his genitals severed,” according to reports. Sao Paulo star Daniel Correa Freitas, 24, was discovered in Sao Jose dos Pinhais, a city in Brazil’s southern state of Parana, on Saturday night.
A student at a North Carolina high school has died after being shot by another student before class Monday morning. The victim was undergoing surgery after being left in critical condition from the 7.15am incident but passed away later, police confirmed.
The United States is preparing new tariffs against all remaining Chinese imports if trade talks between Presidents Donald Trump and Xi Jinping fail to reconcile the ongoing trade dispute, according to Bloomberg News.
Another suspicious package bound for CNN was discovered on Monday morning, the network said. The package was intercepted at a post office in Atlanta, where the network is headquartered, according to a statement from CNN’s president, Jeff Zucker.
The owners of Miami’s future Major League Soccer team say they need a fast-tracked, no-bid deal to build a sprawling commercial and stadium complex on the Melreese golf course because time is of the essence.
Law enforcement officials told NBC News the latest package is similar in appearance to the ones allegedly sent by Cesar Sayoc, who is accused of mailing more than a dozen pipe bombs to prominent critics of President Trump.
“There is great anger in our Country caused in part by inaccurate, and even fraudulent, reporting of the news. The Fake News Media, the true Enemy of the People, must stop the open & obvious hostility & report the news accurately & fairly,” he wrote on his Twitter account.
Do you take cream or sugar with your coffee? How about CBD? Cannabidiol, a chemical component of cannabis known as CBD, has been popping up at an increasing number of bars and coffee shops in major cities in recent years.
Seven revelers were shot at a nightclub near Los Angeles as it hosted a Halloween party called ‘The First Purge.’Desperate club-goers stampeded towards the exit of Sevilla Nightclub in Riverside, California when shots were heard, witnesses said.
Mainland Chinese markets suffered yet another setback on Monday, falling by more than 2 percent amid an already rough October. Since the close of September, the Shanghai index has fallen by almost 9.9 percent, while Shenzhen has dropped more than 12.2 percent.
A lot of attention has focused on the fact the plane, a Boeing 737 MAX 8, was brand new. This is the first major incident involving that kind of plane.Lion Air flight JT 610 has crashed into the sea, with nearly 190 people on board, shortly after taking off from the Indonesian capital, Jakarta.
A day after the rampage at the synagogue in the normally tranquil neighborhood of Squirrel Hill, loved ones and friends of the 11 people gunned down were left mourning and outraged by the explosion of deadly hate that entered their beloved place of worship.
Ivana’s father, Miloš Zelníček, gave regular information to the local StB office about his daughter’s visits from the US and on his celebrity son-in-law’s career in New York. Zelníček was classified as a “conspiratorial” informer.
Several thousand Central American migrants planned to resume their trek through southern Mexico before dawn Monday, while authorities in that country and Guatemala tried to sort out the killing of a migrant at a border crossing.
Getty Images; Screenshot courtesy of Michael Moore
As the camera pans back and forth across the crowd hurling invectives at the media, Sayoc, holding aloft a “CNN sucks” sign, is briefly seen four times. “If you pause on him you will see something profound,” Moore writes, “fear in his eyes.”
A far-right, pro-gun, pro-torture populist has been elected as Brazil’s next president after a drama-filled and deeply divisive election that looks set to radically reforge the future of the world’s fourth-biggest democracy.
Warriors coach Steve Kerr somberly called the country “broken” and again begged for stricter gun control.“It’s just devastating,” Kerr said before his Warriors faced the Nets on Sunday at Barclays Center.
New Jersey health officials say a ninth child has died in a viral outbreak at a pediatric rehabilitation center. The state Department of Health on Sunday confirmed the latest death at the Wanaque Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation in Haskell, Passaic County, bringing the total number of cases to 25. Officials say the latest death is a confirmed case of adenovirus and the child passed away at a hospital late Saturday night.
Pittsburgh authorities have released the identities of all 11 victims, aged 54 to 97, who were gunned down while worshiping at a synagogue on Saturday morning. Joyce Fineburg, 75, Richard Gottfried, 65, Jerry Rabinowitz, 66, Cecil Rosenthal, 59, David Rosenthal, 54, Bernice Simon, 84, Sylvan Simon, 86, Daniel Stein, 71, Melvin Wax, 88, Rose Mallinger, 97, and 69-year-old Irvin Younger were identified as the 11 victims by Chief Medical Examiner Dr Karl Williams Sunday morning.
Thirteen years ago, mail bomb suspect Cesar Sayoc traveled the country leading a mixed-race troupe of male exotic dancers — he ran scams and had a temper, but a fellow dancer who is African-American said he never expressed racism or homophobia. Years later, working as a pizza driver, Sayoc would often express hatred for minorities, Jews and gays, his manager said. He drove a van plastered with stickers supporting President Donald Trump, criticizing media outlets and showing rifle crosshairs over liberals like Hillary Clinton and filmmaker Michael Moore. But she kept him around, even though she is a lesbian because he was honest, dependable and never got into fights.
By now, it’s not news that the National Security Agency was gathering information about U.S. citizens without warrants, judicial review, or even the knowledge of those whose information found its way into government databases. The NSA didn’t need to listen into calls to spy on you any more than the Postal Service needs to open your letters to track your activity.
Several adult films surfaced on Pornhub featuring a female teacher from California allegedly engaged in sex acts with a teen girl relative, according to reports. Woodside High School officials contacted police last week about the X-rated videos, which allegedly showed a student sexually involved with 49-year-old Dawn Giannini, an elementary school teacher in Palo Alto, news station KNTV reported.
Lottery officials say two tickets have won the estimated $750 million Powerball jackpot. Powerball officials say tickets purchased in Iowa and New York match all six numbers in Saturday night’s drawing. The jackpot is the fourth-largest in U.S. history. The winning numbers were 8, 12, 13, 19 and 27, and Powerball 4.
The Jaguars are in the capital for an NFL match against Philadelphia Eagles at Wembley today. A group of players and staff attended the private members club, which features burlesque and circus performers. They sank champagne, starting at £450 bottle, and vodka. The source went on: “The total bill was in the region of £50,000 and some of the lads tried to leave the club but were prevented from doing so by security.
Sen. Rand Paul says he’s not going to let Saudi Arabia off the hook after journalist Jamal Khashoggi was killed in Turkey by agents linked to the Saudi government. The Kentucky Republican said Saturday he’s intent on forcing another vote to block billions in arms sales to the autocratic Middle Eastern kingdom and won’t settle for targeted sanctions, seeking to capitalize on negative public sentiment surrounding the Oct. 2 killing.
The man who allegedly opened fire in a Pittsburgh synagogue Saturday morning, killing 11 people and injuring six, was reportedly a frequent poster on Gab, a relatively new social network that has attracted many from the far-right fringe.
Hate showed what it is truly capable of in America this week.A man executed two black people at a grocery store, but didn’t engage a white man outside because “whites don’t shoot whites.” A Donald Trump supporter and apparent anti-Semite who looked up to white supremacists sent bombs in the mail to the president’s opposition. An avowed anti-Semite walked into a synagogue and killed 11 people after screaming, “All Jews must die!”