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Outcry Continues Over Parents Being Separated From Their Children At Border

NPR All Things Considered - 57 min 49 sec ago

Backlash is growing against the Trump administration's policies that separate children from parents arrested crossing the border. The administration has set up a tent city for unaccompanied minors outside the town of Tornillo, Texas. Members of Congress led a march in protest Sunday.

Debate Over Migrant Crisis Threatens To Topple Germany's Government

NPR All Things Considered - 58 min 5 sec ago

A dispute over the tightening immigration policies in Germany is threatening to bring down Chancellor Angela Merkel's coalition government.

Plan For New England Powerline From Canada Drawing Criticism

NPR All Things Considered - 58 min 5 sec ago

A transmission line to bring green energy from Canada to Massachusetts is drawing local and national criticism. That's because it would cut through the forests of Maine, across the Appalachian Trail, and over a treasured river gorge.

Trump Administration Defends Policy That Separates Parents And Children At The Border

NPR All Things Considered - 58 min 5 sec ago

Fallout continues over the Trump administration's policy that separates parents and their children at the U.S.-Mexico border. High-level cabinet members are forcefully defending the administration's actions.

Is Separating Parents And Children Having A Deterrent Effect On Migrants?

NPR All Things Considered - 58 min 5 sec ago

Nearly 2,000 migrant children have been removed from their parents at the U.S.-Mexico border as part of a U.S. policy of deterrence. Many politicians, church leaders and others have decried the policy as inhumane. But is the policy having the effect the government wants?

Virginia Rep. Bob Goodlatte Weighs In On Proposed Immigration Legislation

NPR All Things Considered - 58 min 5 sec ago

NPR's Mary Louise Kelly speaks with Rep. Bob Goodlatte, R-Va., who is chairman of the House Judiciary Committee. He's negotiated a compromise immigration bill and hopes it will pass without Democratic votes.

Millennials face unhealthy middle age

CNN - 58 min 35 sec ago
Millennials in the UK are on track to be the first generation to be less healthy than their parents by the time they reach middle age, a new report suggests.

Analysis: Trump's Twitter feed is getting more and more bizarre

CNN - 59 min 35 sec ago
It's hard to say that President Donald Trump's Twitter habits are getting stranger. After all, this is a President who has, from the start of his presidential campaign, used the social media site as among other things, a communications device, a Festivus pole and a psychologist's couch. He's attacked his own party leaders and suggested it might be time for them to quit. He's attacked a cable news anchor for allegedly receiving a facelift. He's threatened nuclear war with North Korea.

Asia and Australia Edition: Japan, Immigration, World Cup: Your Tuesday Briefing

NY Times - 1 hour 16 sec ago
Here’s what you need to know to start your day.

Watch viral video of Tesla on fire

CNN - 1 hour 7 min ago
On Friday, actress Mary McCormack tweeted a video of a Tesla in flames. She says the car belonged to her husband and that the fire happened 'out of the blue'.

Opinion: Ivanka's deafening silence

CNN - 1 hour 7 min ago
When Ivanka Trump took the stage at the Republican National Convention in 2016 to stump for her father, then-candidate Donald Trump, she presented herself as the champion of women's rights in her father's future presidency.

Trump: Space Force, Air Force will be 'separate but equal'

CNN - 1 hour 12 min ago
President Donald Trump used a term from US segregationist history to describe the relationship between the Air Force and his newest military branch, the Space Force, calling it "separate but equal."

Why the market is so worried

CNN - 1 hour 13 min ago

Sen. Harris calls for DHS secretary to resign

CNN - 1 hour 17 min ago
California Democratic Sen. Kamala Harris on Monday called for the resignation of Department of Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen as a result of immigration policy that has resulted in family separations at the US border.

Android Messages for web now officially rolling out to all users

CrackBerry - 1 hour 21 min ago

As announced by Google today, Android Messages for the web, which will allow you to send and receive texts from your computer, is starting to roll out today.

Send and receive texts from your computer

If BBM Desktop is not your thing and you're more of an SMS person, Android Messages on your desktop might be more for you. As announced by Google today, Android Messages for the web, which will allow you to send and receive texts from your computer, is starting to roll out today and over the next week.

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Texas Deputy Accused of Molesting 4-Year-Old and Threatening to Deport Her Mother

NY Times - 1 hour 28 min ago
The authorities said the sheriff’s deputy, Jose S. Nunez, repeatedly sexually assaulted the daughter of a woman who entered the country illegally.

Massachusetts won't send National Guard to border

CNN - 1 hour 29 min ago
Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker directed the state National Guard not to send any assets or personnel to the US-Mexico border because of the Trump administration's "inhumane treatment" of children, communications director Lizzy Guyton said in a statement.

Feature: How ‘Desus & Mero’ Conquered Late Night

NY Times - 1 hour 48 min ago
The comedic duo has made it big by offering what few other shows can: a decidedly black perspective.
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