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Donald Trump’s star on Hollywood Walk of Fame gets a wall (Photo)

Donald Trump's star on Hollywood Walk of Fame gets a wall (Photo)

Donald Trump didn’t build the 6-inch wall surrounding his Hollywood Walk of Fame star, but we know who paid for it: Plastic Jesus. “Hollywood sight-seers on the famous walk of fame were confronted with an unusual edition to Trump’s Famous Star. Someone had built a 6? tall grey concrete wall around it. Complete with ‘Keep out’ signs and topped with ... Read More »

Melania Trump’s Speech Sparks Plagiarism Claims “Video”

Melania Trump's Speech Sparks Plagiarism Claims (Video)

Political speechwriters are mocking an apparent case of plagiarism by Melania Trump during her keynote address Monday night at the at the Republican National Convention, but they blame Donald Trump’s amateurish campaign for the blunder more than his wife. Newscasters and delegates gathered inside the Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland mostly praised her poise soon after the rare prime-time appearance ... Read More »

Qandeel Baloch: Pakistani model strangled to death in Multan

Qandeel Baloch: Pakistani model strangled to death in Multan

A Pakistani social media star was allegedly strangled to death by her brother in an “honour killing”, police said. Qandeel Baloch, known for posting controversial photos of herself on social media, was killed in her family home on the outskirts of Multan, a large city in the Punjab province. Baloch, 26, real name Fouzia Azeem, had stoked controversy in the ... Read More »

Truck attack in Nice leaves at least 84 dead on Bastille Day (Video)

Truck attack in Nice leaves at least 84 dead on Bastille Day (Video)

A truck plowed into pedestrians during Bastille Day celebrations in the popular French seaside city of Nice Thursday, leaving at least 84 people dead in what the nation’s president called “obviously a terrorist attack.” Police shot and killed the driver, who drove at high speed for over 100 meters (yards) along the famed Promenade des Anglais seafront before hitting the ... Read More »

French President Hollande’s hairdresser ‘paid €10000 a month’

French President Hollande's hairdresser 'paid €10000 a month'

The hairdresser tasked with managing French president Francois Hollande’s receding hairline is paid an eye-watering €10,000 a month. The news was first reported in satirical magazine Le Canard Enchaîné, which claims that the stylist, named as Olivier B, travels with Hollande on most of his foreign trips. The Élysée Palace has attempted to justify the pay, telling the magazine that ... Read More »

Newly released affidavit reveals reason cops shot Alton Sterling, Report

Newly released affidavit reveals reason cops shot Alton Sterling, Report

A newly released affidavit shows the reason police say they shot a 37-yearold, black man dead in Baton Rouge last week. Officers were justified in their shooting of Alton Sterling during a confrontation in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, according to a police report on the incident. That shooting resulted in Sterling’s death, which alongside the police-involved shooting of Philando Castile near ... Read More »

Micah Xavier Johnson: Suspect in Dallas Attack Served Tour in Afghanistan

Micah Xavier Johnson: Suspect in Dallas Attack Served Tour in Afghanistan

Micah Xavier Johnson has been identified as the gunman who killed five police officers and wounded seven others Thursday night at the conclusion of a Black Lives Matter protest in Dallas, several news outlets reported. Investigators named the suspect as 25-year-old Micah Xavier Johnson, a U.S. Army veteran. Dallas police killed Johnson using a robotic explosive device after cornering him ... Read More »

Dallas shooting: Snipers kill five police officers (Video)

Dallas shooting: Snipers kill five police officers

Chaos erupted on the streets of Dallas Thursday night as multiple shots rang out during a protest, killing at least five police officers and critically wounding at least six others. The shooting was the deadliest attack on law enforcement since Sept. 11, 2001, when 72 officers were killed. The attack happened at about 8:45 a.m., Thursday night during a protest ... Read More »

Four killed in Eid congregation blast; shooting in Bangladesh

Four killed in Eid congregation blast, shooting in Bangladesh

Four people, including two policemen, a woman and a suspected assailant, died in the attack near Sholakia Eidgah where hundreds of thousands had gathered for Eid congregation this morning. So far, 12 people are reported to have been injured in the explosion at Sholakia Eidgah in Kishoreganj, about 140 km (90 miles) northwest of Dhaka. More than 300,000 people are ... Read More »

Pigs Rescued From Floods in China

Pigs Rescued From Floods in China

Heavy floods in Anhui trapped 6,000 pigs inside a factory farm earlier this week. The farmer thought he would have to say a tearful goodbye to his beloved porkers, but there is still hope! A rescue team arrived this morning in a last ditch effort to make sure that they all didn’t turn into hogwash. The team is using tractors ... Read More »