Republican calls for “nice guy with a gun” seem even more absurd after disastrous police response during Texas school shooting

If you’ve lived in America for the last decade or two, you already know that after mass shootings, including those involving young children, the Republican response is to do absolutely nothing. Oh sure, conservatives like to talk about “mental health” and bringing even more armed guards into schools that are already armed, that is, when … Read more

Video of Brazilian police gassing man sparks furor after his death

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — The asphyxiation death of a black man shown in a video held by two Brazilian Federal Highway Police officers inside the smoke-filled trunk of a pick-up truck is sparking outrage among Brazilians. Footage from Tuesday’s police arrest in Umbauba, in the northeastern state of Sergipe, shows officers forcibly restraining Genivaldo … Read more

Natasha Poly, Hana Cross, Joan Smalls and Cindy Bruna leave little to the imagination at Cannes

Natasha Poly, Hana Cross, Joan Smalls and Cindy Bruna dazzled in edgy looks on Thursday as they headlined the amfAR charity gala red carpet arrival at the Hotel du Cap-Eden-Roc during the Cannes Film Festival. The models slipped into very daring ensembles, leaving almost nothing to the imagination in their barely-there gowns for the posh … Read more

ABBA Voyage Review: An Amazing Discography Voyage

This review contains major spoilers for the Abba Voyage live show. If ABBA had ever accepted the rumored $1 billion offer to reform for a reunion tour a few years ago, the anticipation of seeing Agnetha, Björn, Benny and Anni-Frid back on stage for the first time in forty years would have been at least. … Read more

Newcastle ‘ready to offer trade’ to seal Dean Henderson transfer and more Man United rumors

Newcastle United will offer Karl Darlow to Manchester United in a bid to secure the signing of Dean Henderson, according to reports. The Manchester Evening News understands that the United goalkeeper is closing in on a move to the Magpies, with Henderson in Newcastle last Wednesday for talks. The MENS reported last week that talks … Read more

Russian-Chinese veto in the Security Council against the tightening of sanctions against Pyongyang

The rest of the council members (13 members) voted in favor of the bill, which provides for the reduction of imports of crude and refined oil from Pyongyang. Many of Washington’s allies lamented behind the scenes that he insisted on voting knowing that China and Russia would veto the draft resolution. But the Americans considered … Read more

State Department approves sale of helicopters to Egypt in $2.6 billion deal

The State Department said on Thursday that it had approved the sale of more than 20 heavy-lift helicopters to Egypt. The deal is estimated to cost about $2.6 billion, according to the statement released by the Pentagon, which said the Defense Security Cooperation Agency notified Congress of the potential sale. For the latest headlines, follow … Read more