What Anthony Scaramucci gets dead wrong in his turn against Donald Trump

(CNN)Anthony Scaramucci is done with Donald Trump. THE POINT — NOW ON YOUTUBE! In each episode of his weekly YouTube show, Chris Cillizza will delve a little deeper into the surreal world of politics. Click to subscribe! In a tweet shortly after that CNN interview, Scaramucci wrote this:

Illinois Governor Signs Bill Mandating Public Schools Teach LGBTQ History

required by law to include On Friday, Gov. J.B. Pritzker (D) signed The measure stipulates that students must study “the roles and contributions of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people in the history of this country and this State.” The bill also includes similar mandates for African American history and that of various other groups, including Polish, Irish, Italian, Hispanic and Asian Americans. After the bill Heather Steans of Chicago, hailed it as “one of the best ways to overcome intolerance.” “To deny a child information that could give them hope, that could help them feel less alone, that could help them feel like they mattered ― while at the same time condemning them to hearing bigoted slurs in the …

Woman admits posting revenge porn pictures

Mother-of-three Davies, of Snowden Road, Ely, then uploaded the photos of Mr Aquilina in the bath to the website with a message saying: “Those who laugh last will laugh longest. You are a laughing stock.” ‘More protection’ for revenge porn victims Files had revenge porn from ‘every UK city’ Prosecutor Andrew Kendall said Mr Aquilina received a request on Facebook from an account in his name and the photo was the same that had been used on the Plenty of Fish profile. Facebook deleted the account after it was reported but Davies set up two more profiles in his name and also uploaded the photos to Snapchat, the court heard. Davies was arrested by police and said: “I didn’t know …

Kamala Harris: Trump Was ‘Tweeting Out The Ammunition’ For El Paso Shooter

Kamala Harris (D-Calif.) delivered a powerful condemnation of President gunman targeted Mexicans, killing 22 people and injuring dozens more. Presidential Gun Sense Forum hosted by Everytown for Gun Safety in Des Moines, Iowa. condemned by Democratic candidates after it was reported the the shooter allegedly posted a The four-page xenophobic screed warned of “the Hispanic invasion of Texas,” decried “race-mixing” and called the shooting a defense against “ethnic replacement.” used Twitter to attack “We need a president of the United States who … understands that one of her greatest powers is to use the microphone in a way that is about not beating people down, but lifting people up,” she said. “I say put your money where your mouth is for …

Trump backs ‘red flag’ gun laws. What do they actually do?

Washington (CNN)In the aftermath of this weekend’s mass shootings that killed at least 31 people, attention turned to what could be done to prevent something like thisfrom happening again. The President did not elaborate further on what he meant in Monday’s speech, so it is not clear if he was proposing a federal red flag law, endorsing an expansion of red flag laws across more states or simply advocating for better enforcement of the laws currently on the books. At this point, red flag laws exist only at the state level, and only 17 states plus Washington, DC, have passed such laws. The number of states with red flag laws increased after the Parkland, Florida, school shooting, where proponents said such …

Scottish school pupils receive exam results

What happens on results day? Image copyright Getty Images Children’s charity’s Childline also has counsellors available to help pupils who are worried about their grades. Leanne Ferries, Childline’s service manager for its Aberdeen base, said: “There can be an incredible pressure for children and young people during the exam period and this can turn to extreme anxiety around results time, especially if their marks don’t match up to their expectations or hopes. “They can often think these exams represent their last chance to make something of their lives, but this is certainly not the case and there are plenty of other options for those who do not get the results they expect or need. “We would encourage every pupil who …

A man surprises his wife with an Amazon box that’s good enough to eat

(CNN)Waylon McGuire had a prime idea to surprise his wife on her birthday. He decided to order a cake shaped like one of her most favorite things. The chocolate cake was created by Sweet Dreams Bakery in North Carolina, complete with a shipping label and packing tape. She said it cost about $50 and was delicious. McGuire shared pictures of the cake on her company Facebook page. Based on the “insane” reaction she’s received, it’s clear McGuire is not the only Amazon fanatic. The Facebook group Kitchen Fun With My 3 Sons shared the image on its page and received more than 26,000 likes. McGuire said her husband has never done something like this before, but now it might be …

Why the heat index matters more than the temperature in this heat wave

(CNN)Checking the temperature reading during this weekend’s heat wave won’t tell the whole sweltering story. It’s going to feel a lot hotter. So, Washington — with a predicted temperature Saturday of 100 degrees Fahrenheit and relative humidity of 73% — can expect it to feel like 111 degrees, she said. And Boston’s forecast high temperature of 97 degrees, with relative humidity of 71%, will make it feel like 105. And that’s not even in the sun. “When we, as meteorologists, forecast the high temperatures or the heat index, that is in the shade,” Brink said. “The sun definitely makes it worse.” In “direct sunlight, the heat index value can be increased by up to 15 degrees Fahrenheit,” according to the …

A Timeline Of Sex Offender Jeffrey Epstein’s Convictions And New Allegations

Jeffrey Epstein, a wealthy money manager, has long been accused of luring young women and underaged girls to his various homes so he could sexually abuse them. Only in the past year has his misconduct been the focus of intense national media scrutiny, sparked by a bombshell 2018 Miami Herald report revealing that reporters had identified about 80 women who say Epstein abused them from 2001 to 2006. As the Me Too movement helped strip away much of Epstein’s privilege, however, we are slowly getting a fuller picture of the atrocious crimes he may have committed.  Donald Trump’s labor secretary. We know Epstein is As more information comes to light, below is a non-exhaustive timeline of Epstein’s life, career and …