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Trump voters lap up president's attacks on the media - Financial Times;

Trump voters lap up president's attacks on the media - Financial Times

Financial TimesTrump voters lap up president's attacks on the mediaFinancial TimesDonald Trump's escalating attacks on journalists are resonating with his voters, according to a new poll published as the president delivered a fresh snub to the Washington media establishment. Sample the FT's top stories for a week. You select the ...Trump says he'll skip the White House Correspondents' Dinner: Is that a bad thing?Christian Science MonitorThe First 100 Lies: The Trump Team's Flurry Of FalsehoodsHuffington PostDonald Trump is not the first US president to boycott press eventsThe GuardianSpectator.co.uk (blog) -CNN -Sky News -The Independentall 367 news articles »

Nearly 10 attacks on refugees a day in Germany in 2016 - The Independent;

Nearly 10 attacks on refugees a day in Germany in 2016 - The Independent

The IndependentNearly 10 attacks on refugees a day in Germany in 2016The IndependentAn average of nearly 10 attacks a day were carried out on refugees in Germany last year, according to the country's interior ministry. The attacks injured 560 people, 43 of them children, and prompted accusations that the country's hardened stance on ...Germany hate crime: Nearly 10 attacks a day on migrants in 2016BBC NewsGermany sees hate crimes against migrants surge in 2016 to 3500International Business Times UKGermany reveals frequent attacks on immigrantsFinancial Timesgulfnews.com -Deutsche Welle -Press TV -Bangladesh News 24 hoursall 13 news articles »

Thousands march in Moscow two years after murder of opposition leader Boris Nemtsov - Telegraph.co.uk;

Thousands march in Moscow two years after murder of opposition leader Boris Nemtsov - Telegraph.co.uk

Telegraph.co.ukThousands march in Moscow two years after murder of opposition leader Boris NemtsovTelegraph.co.ukThousands of Russians marched through Moscow on Sunday shouting slogans such as "Russia will be free!" and "Putin is war!" to mark two years since opposition leader Boris Nemtsov was gunned down outside the Kremlin. Nemtsov, a former deputy prime ...Two years after Boris Nemtsov's assassination, repeated protest is illegal and 'no-one is safe'ABC OnlineRussians march to mark two years since Boris Nemtsov killingThe GuardianHuge turnout in Moscow for march in memory of Boris NemtsovIrish TimesInternational Business Times UK -BBC News -Aljazeera.com -Channel NewsAsiaall 47 news articles »

Suspect named after truck hits crowd at New Orleans Mardi Gras parade - Daily Mail;

Suspect named after truck hits crowd at New Orleans Mardi Gras parade - Daily Mail

Daily MailSuspect named after truck hits crowd at New Orleans Mardi Gras paradeDaily MailAuthorities have identified the man who allegedly ploughed into a crowd enjoying a Mardi Gras parade in New Orleans while intoxicated. Dozens hurt as truck hits Mardi Gras parade crowd. Loaded: 0%. Progress: 0%. 00:00. Previous. Play. Skip. LIVE. Mute.Man charged in crash at New Orleans Mardi Gras paradeThe Sydney Morning HeraldSuspected drunk driver arrested after allegedly ploughing into parade in New OrleansNEWS.com.au'Bodies flying off the hood': Suspected drunk driver plows into Mardi Gras parade, injuring 28Washington PostMetro -FOX31 Denver -Deutsche Welle -New York Daily Newsall 643 news articles »

Disability benefits: PIPs should be for 'really disabled' - BBC News;

Disability benefits: PIPs should be for 'really disabled' - BBC News

BBC NewsDisability benefits: PIPs should be for 'really disabled'BBC NewsDisability benefits should go to "really disabled people" not those "taking pills at home, who suffer from anxiety", a key Theresa May aide says. No 10 policy unit head George Freeman said personal independence payments (PIP) reforms were needed to ...Key May aide hits back after criticism over disability benefits commentsBT.comWelfare funds must serve 'really disabled' peopleThe GuardianNo 10 policy unit chief criticised after defending disability benefit changesBelfast TelegraphMirror.co.uk -ITV News -Herald Scotland -The Independentall 16 news articles »

Swedes puzzled over Swedish 'security adviser' on Fox News - CBC.ca;

Swedes puzzled over Swedish 'security adviser' on Fox News - CBC.ca

CBC.caSwedes puzzled over Swedish 'security adviser' on Fox NewsCBC.caA transatlantic wave of puzzlement is rippling across Sweden for the second time in a week, after a prominent Fox News program featured a "Swedish defence and national security adviser" who's unknown to the country's military and foreign-affairs officials.Who is Nils Bildt? Swedish 'national security advisor' interviewed by Fox News is a mystery to SwedesWashington PostFox News' Swedish adviser on violent immigrants was convicted of assault in the USThe IndependentFox News Interviews Fake Expert on Sweden to Warn About Immigration ThreatSlate Magazine (blog)Huffington Post UK -Sputnik International -UPROXX -Esquire.comall 36 news articles »

Tory grandee Michael Heseltine leads Lords rebellion to block Teresa May's Brexit plans - Express.co.uk;

Tory grandee Michael Heseltine leads Lords rebellion to block Teresa May's Brexit plans - Express.co.uk

Express.co.ukTory grandee Michael Heseltine leads Lords rebellion to block Teresa May's Brexit plansExpress.co.ukTORY bigwig Michael Heseltine is spearheading a Brexit rebellion in the House of Lords which could derail Theresa May's plans. By Simon Osborne. PUBLISHED: 02:37, Sun, Feb 26, 2017 | UPDATED: 15:50, Sun, Feb 26, 2017. Heseltine GETTY.Amber Rudd leads charge to prevent rebel Lords changing Theresa May's Brexit billThe IndependentMichael Heseltine vows to fight the government on BrexitCity A.M.Gina Miller demands changes to Brexit Bill to allow MPs final sayEvening StandardTelegraph.co.uk -BBC News -Huffington Post UK -Liberal Democrat Voiceall 34 news articles »

Father of dead Navy SEAL refused to meet Trump at ceremony - San Francisco Chronicle;

Father of dead Navy SEAL refused to meet Trump at ceremony - San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco ChronicleFather of dead Navy SEAL refused to meet Trump at ceremonySan Francisco ChronicleFORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — The father of a Navy SEAL killed during an anti-terrorism raid in Yemen is demanding an investigation into its planning and criticized the Trump administration for its timing. Bill Owens told The Miami Herald ...and more »

Taliban leader urges Afghans to plant more trees - BBC News;

Taliban leader urges Afghans to plant more trees - BBC News

BBC NewsTaliban leader urges Afghans to plant more treesBBC NewsThe leader of the Taliban in Afghanistan, Hibatullah Akhundzada, has urged Afghans to plant more trees. In a statement, he called on civilians and fighters to "plant one or several fruit or non-fruit trees for the beautification of Earth and the ...Russia's new game in AfghanistanAljazeera.comIn 'special message', Taliban leader urges Afghans to plant more treesDaily MailTaliban leader encourages people to plant treesWHIOPinkNews -Human Rights Watch -Khaama Press (press release) (blog) -Gay Star Newsall 25 news articles »

Trump Paris jibe: Mayor uses Mickey Mouse to fight back - BBC News;

Trump Paris jibe: Mayor uses Mickey Mouse to fight back - BBC News

BBC NewsTrump Paris jibe: Mayor uses Mickey Mouse to fight backBBC NewsParis's mayor has hit back at US President Donald Trump's negative remarks about the city, using Walt Disney characters. Anne Hidalgo tweeted a picture of herself with Mickey and Minnie Mouse celebrating the city's "dynamism and spirit of openness".French President Francois Hollande hits back at Donald Trump over Paris commentsThe Sydney Morning HeraldTrump trashed Paris in his CPAC speech. The city's mayor fired back.Washington PostParisian mayor fires back at Trump after claiming his friend is too scared to visit French capitalThe IndependentInternational Business Times UK -Ahram Online -FRANCE 24 -AOL Newsall 46 news articles »

Woman charged over death of toddler (3) who was attacked by a dog - Irish Independent;

Woman charged over death of toddler (3) who was attacked by a dog - Irish Independent

Irish IndependentWoman charged over death of toddler (3) who was attacked by a dogIrish IndependentA woman has been charged over the death of a three-year-old boy who was attacked by a dog in Essex. Jade Dunne, 29, has been charged with owning a dog dangerously out of control that resulted in the death of three-year-old Dexter Neal, Essex Police ...Mum charged with owning dangerous dog resulting in the death of three-year-oldDaily StarWoman charged with dog offence after three-year-old boy's deathEagle RadioWoman charged over death of three-year-old mauled by dogSTV NewsBBC News -Halstead Gazette -ITV News -East Anglian Daily Timesall 13 news articles »

Mosul battle: Kurdish reporter Shifa Gardi killed in Iraq - BBC News;

Mosul battle: Kurdish reporter Shifa Gardi killed in Iraq - BBC News

BBC NewsMosul battle: Kurdish reporter Shifa Gardi killed in IraqBBC NewsA Kurdish female reporter has been killed while reporting on the battle for Mosul in Iraq. Shifa Gardi, who worked for Iraqi Kurdish channel Rudaw, was killed by a roadside bomb as she covered the advance of Iraqi forces into western areas held by so ...Iraqi Kurdish TV reporter killed in MosulDaily MailPoignant last report of female war correspondent filmed ONE HOUR before she was killed by roadside bomb in MosulMirror.co.ukRudaw's Shifa Gardi killed covering battle for MosulAljazeera.comRudaw -Newstalk 106-108 fm -WAOW -Greensboro News & Recordall 14 news articles »

Army intelligence chief killed in deadly Homs attack - Aljazeera.com;

Army intelligence chief killed in deadly Homs attack - Aljazeera.com

TIMEArmy intelligence chief killed in deadly Homs attackAljazeera.comGeneral Hassan Daabul among dozens of victims of a series of suicide attacks on military installations, says state TV. 25 Feb 2017 15:18 GMT. Listen to this page using ReadSpeaker. 0; All Social. Governor of Homs said three blasts killed 32 people ...Brazen attacks against Syrian security kill at least 32Minneapolis Star TribuneSuicide attack on Syrian security forces in Homs kills dozensIrish TimesExplosions target security building quarters in Syrian cityWHIOCitizen -NEWS.com.au -DAWN.com -BBC Newsall 66 news articles »

Best-selling children's author Mem Fox 'sobbed like a baby' as she was detained by US border control - The Independent;

Best-selling children's author Mem Fox 'sobbed like a baby' as she was detained by US border control - The Independent

The IndependentBest-selling children's author Mem Fox 'sobbed like a baby' as she was detained by US border controlThe IndependentA best selling children's author said she "sobbed like a baby" after she was detained and "insulted" by US border control officials in Los Angeles. Mem Fox said she was subjected to aggressive questioning over her visa for two hours in front of a room ...Australian children's author Mem Fox detained by US border control: 'I sobbed like a baby'NEWS.com.auMem Fox, Australian author, gets apology after being wrongfully detained at LA airportABC OnlineAustralian author detained at US airport receives apologyYahoo NewsThe Indian Express -Yahoo7 News -Starts at 60 -Daily Mailall 12 news articles »

Muhammad Ali Jr. detained at airport - The Japan Times;

Muhammad Ali Jr. detained at airport - The Japan Times

PEOPLE.comMuhammad Ali Jr. detained at airportThe Japan TimesFORT LAUDERDALE, FLORIDA – A lawyer says the son of legendary boxer Muhammad Ali was detained by immigration officials at a Florida airport earlier this month. Chris Mancini told the Courier-Journal in Louisville, Kentucky, the late fighter's hometown, ...Muhammad Ali Jr. Detained By Immigration For Hours At Florida AirportNESN.comMuslims Under Attack: Muhammad Ali's Son Detained Because Of Donald Trump At Fort Lauderdale AirportInternational Business TimesMuhammad Ali Jr. detained by immigration officials at Florida airportThe Courier-JournalMiami New Times -TMZ.comall 88 news articles »

White House briefing bar: Media groups condemn exclusion - BBC News;

White House briefing bar: Media groups condemn exclusion - BBC News

NewsweekWhite House briefing bar: Media groups condemn exclusionBBC NewsMedia groups have reacted angrily after several, including the BBC, were barred from an informal briefing with White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer. The excluded New York Times said the move was "an unmistakable insult to democratic ideals". The bar ...White House blocks news organizations from press briefingCNNMoneyall 1,197 news articles »

Trump promises border wall 'soon, way ahead of schedule' - BBC News;

Trump promises border wall 'soon, way ahead of schedule' - BBC News

FortuneTrump promises border wall 'soon, way ahead of schedule'BBC NewsUS President Donald Trump has vowed to start building a wall on the Mexican border "soon, way ahead of schedule", in a speech at a conservative event. Addressing the Conservative Political Action Congress (CPAC), he vowed to always put American ...Trump's taunts are stirring a level of nationalism Mexico hasn't seen in yearsWashington PostAgency plans to award Mexico border wall contracts by AprilDaily MailMexico rejects US plan to deport Central Americans to MexicoLos Angeles TimesSky News -FRANCE 24 -The Guardian -Business Insiderall 1,126 news articles »

West Texas says no: For many people along the border, Trump's wall fantasy is a nightmare - Salon;

West Texas says no: For many people along the border, Trump's wall fantasy is a nightmare - Salon

SalonWest Texas says no: For many people along the border, Trump's wall fantasy is a nightmareSalonWest Texas says no: For many people along the border, Trump's wall fantasy is U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump holds a sign supporting his plan to build a wall between the United States and Mexico that he borrowed from a member of ...and more »

CPAC 2017: Donald Trump to speak on day two – live - The Guardian;

CPAC 2017: Donald Trump to speak on day two – live - The Guardian

The GuardianCPAC 2017: Donald Trump to speak on day two – liveThe GuardianDonald Trump has told his Twitter followers this morning he is “Going to CPAC!”, but he also has other matters on his mind. In two tweets this morning he attacked the FBI for not being able to stop leakers to the media – even “within the FBI itself ...Republicans in Congress Are Still Looking for Direction from TrumpNBCNews.comWhite House asked FBI to discredit reports of Russia linksBBC NewsThe Note: Priebus asks the FBI to refute Trump Russia reportsABC NewsThe Sydney Morning Herald -Fox News -Bloomberg -International Business Times UKall 176 news articles »

North Korea's Kim Jong Nam Killed With VX, the 'Most Toxic Weapon Ever' - NBCNews.com;

North Korea's Kim Jong Nam Killed With VX, the 'Most Toxic Weapon Ever' - NBCNews.com

NBCNews.comNorth Korea's Kim Jong Nam Killed With VX, the 'Most Toxic Weapon Ever'NBCNews.comThe half-brother of North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un was assassinated using the deadliest nerve agent ever created. VX is a chemical so potent that the United Nations classes it as a weapon of mass destruction. Malaysian police revealed Friday that ...Kim Jong Nam killed with a highly toxic VX nerve agent, police sayUSA TODAYMalaysia: VX nerve agent killed outcast North Korean scionDaily MailSuspect in Kim Jong-nam assassination posed in flowery bikini at motor showTelegraph.co.ukThe Guardian -CNN -The Straits Times -New York Postall 533 news articles »