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‘Women must earn less than men,’ Polish politician says – CNN

CNN ‘Women must earn less than men,’ Polish politician saysCNN(CNN) The European Parliament has launched a hate speech investigation into a Polish politician after he stated that “women must earn less than men, because they are weaker, they are smaller, they are less intelligent” during a debate this week on …

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Trump’s Treasury Sec’s Staff Warning To Leakers Immediately Leaked

Getty Image Throughout this neverending Trump-Russia saga, President Trump has raged against the leak machine. His newly installed Treasury Secretary, Stephen Mnunchin, decided to follow his boss’ example and was promptly greeted by defiant resistance. Mnunchin issued a no-tolerance statement about leaks during an initial staff meeting, and naturally, someone …

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Meet the Russian diplomat at the center of the Sessions controversy

Russia’s ambassador to the U.S. has found himself thrust into the spotlight this week after the revelation that he twice spoke with Attorney General Jeff SessionsJeff SessionsBush AG: Making Sessions resign would be ‘unfair’ Gay GOP group urges Trump to reinstate transgender protections Meet the Russian diplomat at the center …

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Macron gets poll boost in French presidential race as Fillon crisis deepens | Reuters

By Dominique Vidalon and Simon Carraud | PARIS PARIS Former investment banker Emmanuel Macron cemented his status as favorite to win the French presidency on Friday as his conservative rival, Francois Fillon, came under renewed pressure to pull out because of a deepening financial scandal. For the first time since …

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Moscow blames anti-Russian hysteria for Sessions’s plight

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov. (Alexander Nemenov/AFP/Getty Images) MOSCOW — From Russia’s point of view, the turmoil swirling around the Trump administration and its contacts with Russian officials is a “witch hunt” fueled by “fake news” instigated by leading Democrats looking to distract attention from their election defeat and carried out …

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Can Democrats Stop The President? Donald Trump Blasts Democratic Party As ‘Pathetic’ While Cabinet Delays Continue

Leaders in the Democratic party may not be able to block President Donald Trump’s White House Cabinet appointees from being confirmed by a Republican-majority Senate, but they can certainly get under his skin. Trump was tweeting his frustrations over ongoing delays for two Cabinet positions Friday, including the secretaries for …

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DHS assessment: Individuals radicalized once in US – CNN

MSNBC DHS assessment: Individuals radicalized once in USCNNWashington (CNN) A recent Department of Homeland Security intelligence assessment found that most foreign-born violent extremists do not arrive in the US radicalized, but become radicalized after living in the US for several years. Such findings seem …In leaked document, the case for …

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Protests mount in China against South Korea’s missile system

BEIJING — Beijing’s escalating condemnation of South Korea over a U.S. anti-missile system has triggered protests against a popular retail giant and a reported ban on Chinese tour groups visiting the country, apparent signs that Beijing plans to make Seoul pay an economic price over a move that China says …

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This Far-Right MEP Is Being Investigated By The European Parliament For His Sexist Remarks

A Polish far-right member of the European Parliament, Janusz Korwin-Mikke, is facing an investigation after making a string of sexist remarks in the chamber. The MEP told colleagues women must earn less than men because they are “weaker, smaller, and less intelligent.” Korwin-Mikke’s misogynist remarks were met with a pointed …

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The Mysterious Death and Life of Kim Jong Nam

The cavernous terminal 2 departure hall at Kuala Lumpur International Airport was filled with its usual morning clutter of giddy vacationers and harried businesspeople. Mothers helped children to overpriced bowls of noodle soup, while backpackers clutching dog-eared travel guides recalled their beer-soaked evenings. The two young Asian women dissolved seamlessly …

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