Ted Cruz suggested sending the National Guard to thwart the migrant caravan at the border, calling it a ‘serious threat’

Gary Williams/Getty Images US Sen. Ted Cruz suggested mobilizing the National Guard to the southern border where thousands of Central American migrants are making their way toward the US. Cruz suggested sending the National Guard or amassing more Border Patrol agents, citing former presidents.  A United Nations spokesman said more than 7,000 migrants have joined the caravan. Trump […]

A dentist at an immigration detention facility told inspectors he doesn’t have time for cleanings or fillings — but suggested immigrants floss with string from their socks if they’re ‘dedicated to dental hygiene’

Getty Images/John Moore A scathing watchdog report accused an immigration detention facility in California of providing substandard medical and dental care. One of the two dentists overseeing the 1,700 detained immigrants said he doesn’t provide cleanings or fillings because he doesn’t have time. The dentist suggested that immigrants who can’t afford floss from the commissary […]

Paul Pogba Man Utd bust-up theory: New reason suggested behind Jose Mourinho row

Pogba, who scored in Manchester United‘s season-opening win against Leicester on Friday as captain, is reported to have told of his desire to leave Old Trafford due to a strained relationship with Mourinho. The World Cup winner did little to ease the situation after stating that there are things he “cannot say otherwise I will […]

Forced psych admission was suggested for Parkland shooter in 2016 – report

Calls for Florida teen Nikolas Cruz to be put in a mental hospital were ignored more than a year before he gunned down 17 former classmates and teachers. The new report adds to the string of official failings before the massacre. Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland and the Broward County sheriff’s office both […]

South Korean officials seek clarification after reports suggested Trump was considering pulling US troops out of the country

John Locher/AP South Korean officials are looking for clarification on comments President Donald Trump made about the status of US troops in the country. During a speech, Trump referenced what he called the US’s “big trade deficit” and its military presence in South Korea, prompting speculation over whether he was considering a withdrawal of US […]

Uber is disputing a study that suggested its drivers were making less than minimum wage

Seth Wenig/AP Uber is disputing an MIT study that said that nearly three-quarters of Uber and Lyft drivers make less than minimum wage. The study found that drivers were making just $ 3.37 an hour in profit. The study’s lead author says he is going to re-run some of the numbers. (Reuters) – A Massachusetts […]

Trump reportedly suggested twice this year that the vulgar 2005 ‘Access Hollywood’ tape was a fake

AP Photo/Evan Vucci President Donald Trump reportedly suggested twice this year that the 2005 “Access Hollywood” tape, in which he discussed groping women without their consent, is a fake. Trump admitted last year that the voice on the tape was his, and apologized for his comments, calling them “locker room talk.” Trump was reminded of […]

YouTube will stop showing the suggested video links you didn’t click

Have you ever clicked a YouTube creator’s suggested video link when it pops up mid-clip? No? You’re far from alone. YouTube has revealed that it’s removing the ability to promote videos, playlists or livestreams through in-video notifications as of December 14th. The streaming service isn’t shy about the reason why: few people were actually interested […]

Princess Diana said no to THESE baby names Prince Charles suggested for William and Harry

Prince William was born in 1982, with Prince Harry following in 1984. Princess Diana and Prince Charles were bound by convention when it came to choosing their children’s names, and would not have been able to consider anything wacky or fashionable. But despite having a limited choice, the pair did not agree on their son’s […]

Algorithm shows the data you give away when clicking suggested links

If you’re roaming the internet, you might run across recommendation engines. Some offer products or services you’d actually want to use, but does interacting with them harm your privacy even more? Researchers developed an algorithm to reveal how much info you’re handing over when you click around, essentially picking out which parts of a recommendation […]