Michelle Obama on Donald Trump’s 2016 win: ‘It shook me up a lot’

CNN — Michelle Obama has addressed the pain and disappointment she felt when Donald Trump won the 2016 presidential election in a new book. “I was deeply moved to hear the man who replaced my husband as president openly and unapologetically using ethnic slurs, somehow condoning selfishness and hatred, refusing to condemn white supremacists or … Read more

England 6-20 New Zealand: The hosts have lost their hopes of reaching their first World Cup final

Mele Hufanga was a key player in New Zealand’s victory England:(6) 6 Attempts: Goldthorpe Goals: Stanley New Zealand (8) 20 Attempts: Hufanga, McGregor, Director, Clark Goals: Nicholls-Pualau (2) England lost their hopes of a maiden Women’s Rugby League World Cup with a 20-6 loss to a strong New Zealand side in York. Fran Goldthorpe’s try … Read more

Jennifer Siebel Newsom, the wife of California Governor, has taken on the Harvey Weinstein trial

the angels CNN — Filmmaker Jennifer Siebel Newsom and wife of California Gov. Gavin Newsom hosted Harvey Weinstein’s sexual assault trial in Los Angeles on Monday. Weinstein has pleaded not guilty to multiple sexual assault charges, including four counts of rape, four counts of forcible oral intercourse, forcible sexual penetration and sexual battery by restraint … Read more

Banksy has confirmed seven new murals in Ukraine

Written by the author Sophie Tanno, CNNJacqui Palumbo, CNN Three days after Banksy debuted his latest mural on Instagram, spray-painted on the wall of a bombed-out building in the Ukrainian city of Borodianka, the anonymous street artist has confirmed that he has completed a total of seven new works in Ukraine. Banksy confirmed the news … Read more

A third rail union rejects the contract proposal, raising the possibility of a strike

New York CNN business — A third railroad union has rejected a tentative labor agreement, a move that increases the chances of America’s 110,000 freight railroad workers going on strike early next month. Members of the International Guild of Questioners voted against the tentative deal reached in September, according to the union and the railroads. … Read more

Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker said Trump has “damaged the party’s chances” in the midterm elections

CNN — Charlie Baker, the moderate Republican governor of Massachusetts, said the influence of former President Donald Trump had hurt his party in this year’s midterm elections, as voters had shown they were “not interested in extremism”. In an interview with CNN’s Jake Tapper, Baker said Trump “damaged the party’s chances on Election Day, not … Read more

The leader of the Wagner Group, Yevgeny Prigozhin, has applauded the killing of the former fighter

The video surfaced over the weekend on the Gray Zone Telegram channel, and shows the activities of mercenary fighters from the Wagner Group, often accused of war crimes in Africa, Syria and Ukraine. There, a member of the group who left the Ukrainian side was murdered with a hammer. The man’s name is Yevgeny Nuzhin … Read more

Rudy Giuliani: Feds end foreign lobbying probe without charges

CNN — Federal prosecutors investigating Rudy Giuliani’s activities in Ukraine have closed their investigation after more than two years and said they will not file criminal charges. Prosecutors in the U.S. attorney’s office in New York’s Southern District have been investigating Giuliani, the former personal attorney of former President Donald Trump, for violating foreign lobbying … Read more

Retired detective and Kansas City narcotics officer charged with conspiracy to run underage sex trafficking operation

CNN — A veteran Kansas City, Kansas, homicide detective conspired with a local drug lord to help run a sex-trafficking operation involving underage girls, prosecutors alleged in an explosive indictment unsealed Monday. Roger Golubski, a retired 35-year veteran of the Kansas City, Kansas, Police Department, allegedly used his position to shield the operation from law … Read more