Trump baselessly claimed he could have declassified documents just by thinking about declassifying them

Former President Donald Trump is currently under investigation by FBI over whether he broke any of three federal laws with his handling of classified documents the agency found at Mar-a-Lago. Mark Humphrey/AP Trump claimed that he could instantly declassify documents during his time in office. Trump said that, as president, he could get documents classified […]

BBC Dad’s Army row: Hysterical Remainers claimed TV sitcom caused Brexit

Su Pollard fondly remembers Dad’s Army writer Jimmy Perry Fans of the classic sitcom were left baffled after the broadcaster issued a “discriminatory language warning” before replaying the Dad’s Army film from 1971. The film, which stars the likes of Arthur Lowe as Captain Mainwaring, follows the ageing Home Guard platoon’s formation, and subsequent trials […]

There’s ‘no evidence’ Chris Watts’s wife killed their kids as he claimed, according to a new report

Chris Watts is charged with murdering his pregnant wife and two daughters earlier this month in Frederick, Colorado. He claims he only killed his wife because she killed their kids first, according to a police affidavit. Officers have reportedly found “no evidence” to back up his claims. A police source told People magazine that preliminary […]

VIDEO claimed to show mid-air explosion of drone used in attack on Maduro

A video has emerged on social media purporting to show the exact moment a drone, reportedly aimed at Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro, bursts into pieces in Caracas skies after apparently being shot down by the military. The footage, which has since been shared over 1,200 times, was posted on Sunday by Cesar Guardiola, who describes […]

Roger Stone reportedly claimed he knew about a pivotal moment in Russia’s hacking campaign months before the public found out

Hollis Johnson Two associates reportedly claim the longtime Republican strategist Roger Stone told them had had learned from WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange that the organization possessed a batch of hacked Democratic emails months before the public became aware of the fact.  Former Trump campaign adviser Sam Nunberg and a second unnamed associate both say Stone […]

Angry Coinbase users sue over claimed security failings, insider trading

Enlarge / A visual representation of bitcoin is displayed in front of the Coinbase cryptocurrency exchange website on February 12, 2018 in Paris. (credit: Chesnot / Getty Images) In recent weeks, Coinbase has been hit with three federal lawsuits, alleging various types of wrongdoing ranging from security negligence to wrongfully keeping bitcoins to insider trading […]

Transgender model who claimed ‘all white people are racist' is Labour’s new equality adviser

A transgender model who branded white people “racist” has been chosen as Labour’s new equalities adviser. The party, led by Jeremy Corbyn, has selected Munroe Bergdorf to work with its LGBT+ advisory group. The 30-year-old model, from east London, revealed the news on Twitter. Posing next to Corbyn, she wrote: “Thrilled to announce that I’ve […]

Trump claimed the US ‘foolishly released’ hundreds of terrorists — here’s how ISIS’s leader got out of Iraqi jail

REUTERS/Leah Millis In President Trump’s 2018 State of the Union Address, he mentioned that the US military captured Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi but released him. This may have been a surprise to many watching. “We have foolishly released hundreds and hundreds of dangerous terrorists, only to meet them again on the battlefield — including the ISIS […]