US may tie social media to visa applications

US & Canada US & Canada US may tie social media to visa applications Share this with Facebook Share this with Twitter Share this with Messenger Share this with Messenger Share this with Email Share Share this with These are external links and will open in a new window Email Share this with Email Facebook … Read more

Gaza-Israel border: UN seeks investigation over protest deaths

Middle East Middle East Gaza-Israel border: UN seeks investigation over protest deaths Share this with Facebook Share this with Twitter Share this with Messenger Share this with Messenger Share this with Email Share Share this with These are external links and will open in a new window Email Share this with Email Facebook Share this … Read more

Prince Laurent: €46,000 blow for Belgium’s ‘cursed prince’

Europe Europe Prince Laurent: €46,000 blow for Belgium’s ‘cursed prince’ Image copyright AFP/Getty Images Parliament voted to cut 46,000 euros off Prince Laurent’s annual endowment Prince Laurent of Belgium has had his monthly allowance docked for a year, after a vote by the country’s federal parliament. The sanction was imposed after the prince attended a … Read more

Alton Sterling: Cop dismissed over deadly Baton Rouge shooting

Alton Sterling: Cop dismissed over deadly Baton Rouge shooting Louisiana Police Police have released four videos showing the confrontation that led to the deadly shooting A white police officer who shot and killed a black man in the US state of Louisiana has been dismissed from the force.A second white officer involved in the deadly … Read more

Russian ex-spy says he was on Kremlin ‘hit list’ along with Skripal

A newspaper article in the Evening Moscow reports Boris Karpichov’s defection.LONDON — The former Russian double agent got a terrifying message on his birthday: He was on a Kremlin hit list along with Sergei Skripal, another ex-spy who weeks later was poisoned with a nerve agent in a case Britain blames on Vladimir Putin’s government.”Be … Read more

Katie Holmes Sends Love to ‘Dawson’s Creek’ Castmates After Reunion Snub Complaint

Getty Images Way to be classy, Katie Holmes. “Dawson’s Creek” alum Holmes extended social-media love to her former castmates Mary-Margaret Humes and John Wesley Shipp on Friday, after Humes lamented that she and Shipp were left out of a recent cast reunion. Holmes, who played Dawson’s pal Joey on the series, hit up Instagram to … Read more

‘Will & Grace’ Showrunner Donates John Oliver’s Gay Bunny Book to Every Indiana Public School

Getty Images “Will & Grace” showrunner Max Mutchnick has donated 1,121 copies of John Oliver’s parody book about Vice President Mike Pence’s pet rabbit to Indiana public schools. In an Instagram post on Friday, Mutchnick wrote that he’d be donating a copy of “A Day in the Life of Marlon Bundo” to the library of … Read more

‘Boiled Angels: The Trial of Mike Diana’ Film Review: Neil Gaiman, George Romero and Others Reflect on Free Speech

85 North Productions “Hardcore, psychopathic material.” “Filled with sadism, masochism, and perversion.” “The most offensive zine ever made.” As we learn right up front in Frank Henenlotter’s compelling documentary, “Boiled Angels: The Trial of Mike Diana,” there are a lot of ways to describe Mike Diana’s underground comics. Most people who don’t share his taste … Read more

Stacey Dash Abandons Bid for Congress

Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images Stacey Dash has thrown in the towel when it comes to running for Congress. The “Clueless” star announced Friday that she is abandoning her bid to represent parts of Los Angeles County. “After much prayer, introspection and discussions with my family, I am withdrawing my candidacy for California’s 44th Congressional District,” Dash … Read more

Laura Ingraham’s Ratings Slip 9 Percent From Prior Night (When She Still Had All Her Sponsors)

Laura Ingraham has lost a number of advertisers since Wednesday — and now she’s dropped some viewers, too. Thursday’s “Ingraham Angle” drew 2.152 million total viewers, with 432,000 of them coming from the key 25-54 demographic. That’s down from her prior night’s haul, when the Fox News Channel personality averaged 2.289 million total viewers at … Read more