France strike: Rail misery as three-month action tests Macron

France strike: Rail misery as three-month action tests Macron Reuters A commuter ponders his options at Nice station France’s rail network has been severely disrupted, as a wave of strikes against President Emmanuel Macron’s labour reforms gets under way.The start of the strike has been dubbed “Black Tuesday”, but the action will spread over three … Read more

Trump-Russia inquiry: Dutch lawyer Alex van der Zwaan sentenced to 30 days

Trump-Russia inquiry: Dutch lawyer Alex van der Zwaan sentenced to 30 days AFP Alex van der Zwaan worked for an international law firm in London The first person has been jailed as part of the FBI inquiry into alleged collusion between Donald Trump’s presidential campaign team and Russia.Dutch lawyer Alex van der Zwaan, 33, was … Read more

Half of European flights delayed due to system failure

Europe Europe Half of European flights delayed due to system failure 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 with … Read more

China family find lost daughter after 24-year search

China China Chinese father finds lost daughter after 24-year search 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 with Facebook … Read more

Russia threatens sanctions over Latvian language in schools

Russia threatens sanctions over Latvian language in schools AFP In 2004 ethnic Russians opposed an earlier Latvian language reform in schools Russian MPs have urged their government to impose economic sanctions on Latvia, where the Latvian language will be made compulsory in all secondary schools.The language reform is being phased in; by September 2021 all … Read more

Jimmy Kimmel Skeptical Melania Helped With Trump Easter Party: ‘The Only Thing She’s Been Working on Is an Escape Tunnel’ (Video)

Jimmy Kimmel took a very brief break from making fun of Donald Trump on his show Monday night, instead opting to take aim at his wife, First Lady Melania Trump, for a moment. I call the break “brief” because Kimmel sandwiched the Melania part with jokes about Donald, and even included a few bonus shots … Read more

Seth Meyers Clowns Trump for Delivering Weird Political Speech to Kids at Easter Egg Roll (Video)

“Late Night with Seth Meyers finally returned from hiatus Monday night, and it turns out he was right about the comment he made on his final show before the break: nobody cares about Donald Trump replacing HR McMaster with John Bolton as his national security adviser right now. Instead, Meyers had plenty of material for … Read more

‘Instinct’ Showrunner Apologizes for Recent Amish Murder Plot With ‘Distressing’ Similarity to ‘Bones’

CBS “Instinct” showrunner Michael Rauch apologized Monday for a plotline of the CBS drama that was remarkably similar to one on “Bones.” “Yeah, heard about this. Very distressing and 100% unintentional. Looking into it and how to make sure it doesn’t happen again. And of course apologies to Bones (and their fans),” Rauch tweeted. Sunday’s “Instinct” … Read more

Villanova Wildcats Take a Bite Out of Michigan to Win NCAA National Championship Game

Getty Sadly Sister Jean’s touch of God couldn’t elevate Loyola-Chicago as far as the NCAA National Championship game, so it was the Villanova and Michigan men’s basketball teams battling it out on Monday night. In the end, the Villanova Wildcats were the ones celebrating as the confetti fell after they beat the Michigan Wolverines 79-62. … Read more

‘Melrose Place’ Star Jamie Luner Hit With $250 Million Lawsuit by Sexual Assault Accuser

Getty The man who accused “Melrose Place” star Jamie Luner of sexually assaulting him when he was 16 years old has now filed a $250 million lawsuit against the actress. According to TMZ, Anthony Oliver is suing Luner for sexual battery and emotional distress, saying the actress and an unnamed makeup artist recorded themselves performing … Read more