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The Brett Kavanaugh travesty will breed a formidable backlash | Jill Abramson

October 24, 2018

The forced confirmation of a conservative nominee who will tip the court much further to the right has outraged large swaths of the country, writes Guardian US columnist Jill Abramson The stain will be indelible. Brett Kavanaughs tenure on the US supreme court will always be tainted by the highly partisan and morally bankrupt process […]

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Melania Trump: ‘I really don’t care, do you?’ jacket did send message

October 22, 2018

First lady contradicts earlier claims jacket had no hidden meaning as she backs chain migration opposed by her husband Melania Trump has admitted she was sending a message when she wore an olive jacket emblazoned with the words I really dont care, do u? while travelling to visit migrant children separated from their parents in […]

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Salesforce CEO: tech billionaires ‘hoard their money’ and won’t help homeless

October 21, 2018

In Guardian interview, Marc Benioff calls out Twitters Jack Dorsey and others for failing to give back to city where they got rich Marc Benioff, the Salesforce CEO, has escalated his attacks on fellow San Francisco billionaires, saying they are hoarding money and dont want to help the homeless. In an interview with the Guardian […]

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Twitter and Salesforce CEOs bicker over who is helping the homeless more

October 14, 2018

How much have you given Marc Benioff asked Jack Dorsey as the two sparred over proposed tax to assist those on the streets The CEOs of two of the worlds most prominent tech companies got into an online spat on Friday over who was doing the most to address homelessness. The Salesforce CEO, Marc Benioff, […]

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‘We look out for each other’: tiny community braces for Hurricane Florence

October 12, 2018

Residents of Rices Creek population just 27 face a potentially life-and-death decision to evacuate or stay in their homes in rural North Carolina On a map, the tiny town of Rices Creek, half a dozen trailer homes named after the body of water they sit by, doesnt exist. If Hurricane Florence inflicts the damage it […]

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‘There was a lot of shame’: meet the sex offender who is not a sex offender

October 11, 2018

Equan Yunus was labeled a sex offender under a New York law for kidnapping a 14-year-old boy, even though no sex crime was committed and now his case may go to the supreme court Its not the most conventional opening question, but the man Ive come to talk to, Equan Yunus, is in a pretty […]

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Navy vet arrested in connection with suspicious envelopes sent to Trump

October 10, 2018

William Clyde Allen III arrested in Utah after authorities investigated envelopes initially thought to contain ricin A US navy veteran in Utah was arrested Wednesday in connection with suspicious envelopes that were sent to Donald Trump and top military chiefs. William Clyde Allen III, 39, was taken into custody in in the small northern Utah […]

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Michael Kors buys Versace in $2.1bn deal

October 7, 2018

Donatella Versace to stay on at Italian label and US fashion group to rebrand as Capri Versace has been sold to the US clothing and handbags group Michael Kors for $2.1bn (1.64bn) in the latest example of a family-owned European brand taken under the control of a global fashion conglomerate. Michael Kors, which last year […]

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My carnivore diet: what I learned from eating only beef, salt and water

October 7, 2018

Jordan Peterson insists his fad diet helps you lose weight and feel better. I tried it for a week, and let me tell you: it was truly, punishingly awful When I started my carnivore diet, I had no idea what it would involve. I thought it could be fun. I wasnt to know Id started […]

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US immigrants stop using public benefits over fears of new Trump rule

October 1, 2018

Critics attack shameful proposal that would make it harder for people who have used public benefits to obtain visas or green cards US immigrants have begun to remove themselves from public housing waiting lists, childcare subsidy programs and the food stamp program out of fears that a rule Sign up for the US morning briefing […]

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