Month: June 2017

News One: June 30th, 2017

News One: Obama Boulevard Gets Green Light In Los Angeles. Obama Boulevard Gets Green Light In Los Angeles The Los Angeles City Council on Wednesday voted unanimously to change the name of a section of Rodeo Road to Obama Boulevard. READ NOW 5 Reasons Jay-Z’s ‘4:44’ Is Culturally Momentous, […]

HuffPost Politics: June 30th, 2017

HuffPost Politics: Trump goes after “Morning Joe” again. Donald Trump Goes After ‘Morning Joe’ Again President Donald Trump again criticized MSNBC’s “Morning Joe,” just one day after tweeting attacks at hosts Joe Scarborough and Mika Brzezinski. In an op-ed published by The Washington Post on Friday, Scarborough and Brzezinski addressed their ongoing feud with […]

Weeks Best Photojournalism

From The Week.Com: Weeks Best Photojournalism:  The week’s best photojournalism In the week’s most striking images, lavender blooms in France, festival-goers party at a silent disco, and more Kelly Gonsalves Lauren Hansen Iranian women take part in an Eid-al Fitr prayer ceremony celebrating the end of Ramadan in Tehran. (EPA/ABEDIN […]

Mika Brzezinski Responds To Trump

Mika Brzezinski: Donald Trump‘s Attack Is ‘Really Sad For Our Country’ MSNBC host Mika Brzezinski made her first on-air comments about President Donald Trump’s Twitter rant against her, saying Trumps remarks are “really sad for our country.” From The Huffington Post.Com By Paige Lavender: MSNBC host Mika Brzezinski made her […]

HuffPost Morning Email: June 30th, 2017

HuffPost Morning Email: The fallout from Trump’s Twitter attack on Mika Brzezinski. By Lauren Weber Friday, June 30 BITTER TWEET SYMPHONY After the president hurled a sexist insult at TV host Mika Brzezinski on Twitter Thursday morning, outrage was swift.Fox News hosts were appalled and brought up how the tweet contradicted Melania Trump‘s platform of cyberbullying, while Anderson Cooper used the president’s […]

10 Things To Know: June 30th, 2017

From The Week.Com: 10 Things To Know:  1. Trump’s watered down travel ban takes effect Parts of President Trump’s travel ban took effect Thursday evening, tightening already strict visa policies toward travelers from six Muslim-majority nations. The restrictions, slated to last three months, started at 8 p.m. The administration promised an orderly transition, unlike […]

News One: June 29th, 2017

News One: Confused About Vaccinations For Your Children? Confused About Vaccinations For Your Children? The Nation of Islam has added its two cents to the wide-ranging debate about children vaccinations.  READ NOW Watch: Insights On Mentorship A longtime education mentor and mentee share insights into the dynamics of their […]

HuffPost Morning Email: June 29th, 2017

HuffPost Morning Email: Senate GOP finds itself at “impasse” on health care.   By Lauren Weber Thursday, June 29 WHAT’S NEXT FOR THE SENATE’S HEALTH CARE BILL A deal appears to be nowhere in sight. “We’re at an impasse,” Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) told HuffPost Wednesday. Hundreds of activists marched on Capital Hill Wednesday to voice their […]

Daily Business Briefing: June 29th, 2017

From The Week.Com: Daily Business Briefing:  1. Homeland Security announces new security measures for U.S.-bound flights The Department of Homeland Security on Wednesday announced new security measures for U.S.-bound flights from overseas. Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly said the measures “will be both seen and unseen, and they will be phased in over […]

10 Things To Know: June 29th, 2017

From The Week.Com: 10 Things To Know:  1. McConnell aims to finish revised draft of health bill Friday Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) and other top Republicans said Wednesday that they hoped to complete a revised draft of their proposal to replace ObamaCare on Friday so it can be submitted to the Congressional […]