Former President George H.W. Bush hospitalized after contracting infection, spokesman says

close Video Former President George H W Bush hospitalized A spokesperson for the family says Bush contracted an infection that spread to his blood, is ‘responding well’ to treatment. Former President George H.W. Bush was hospitalized on Sunday after an infection he contracted spread to his blood, his spokesman said…

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Violence plan tackles child drug runners

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionLondon violence: Mother of murdered teen in tears over his death Gangs that recruit children as drug couriers will be targeted by a government strategy aiming to cut violent crime in England and Wales. The home secretary said it would also focus…

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US, UK and France launch Syria strikes targeting Assad’s chemical weapons

Washington (CNN)The US, UK and France launched strikes against targets at three sites in Syria in the early hours of Saturday morning, following a week of threats of retaliation for an alleged chemical weapons attack on civilians in the Damascus enclave of Douma. Official: US response to Syria is not…

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Barbara Bush, former first lady, dead at 92

Barbara Bush, seen here in 2013.  (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty, File) With her cloud of snow-white hair, signature three strand pearls and compelling presence, Barbara Bush’s image was what she laughingly called “everybody’s grandmother.” But the feisty, outspoken Bush was also a tireless advocate for literacy , an author, experienced…

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Natalie Portman pulls out of Israel award due to ‘distressing recent events’ there

Jerusalem-born actor was due to receive 2018 Genesis prize but cancels saying she cannot in good conscience move forward with the ceremony Natalie Portman has pulled out of a major award ceremony due to take place in Israel, citing her distress at recent events in the country. Portman, who was…

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Duffer Brothers Slam ‘Meritless’ Stranger Things Ripoff Lawsuit Here’s Why The Ideas Seem So Similar!

In case you haven’t heard, Now the showrunners are hitting back through their lawyer, who released a statement saying: “Mr. Kessler’s claim is completely meritless. He had no connection to the creation or development of Stranger Things. The Duffer Brothers have neither seen Mr. Kessler’s short film nor discussed any…

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A Second Paul Manafort Associate Has Turned on Him

Former Trump campaign chief Rick Gates, Manaforts long-time right hand, began cooperating with Special Counsel Robert Muellers office in February. Manaforts attorneys revealed the information about the second former employee in an April 6, 2018, court filing. In the filing, Manaforts attorneys asked the federal judge overseeing the prosecution to…

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