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Thursday, December 14, 2017

Thursday, December 14, 2017

Roy Moore still refuses to admit defeat as Republican Party descends into civil war

Roy Moore still refuses to admit defeat as Republican Party descends into civil war

Roy Moore still refuses to concede as Republican Party descends into civil war

The Republican candidate for the US Senate seat in Alabama lost to Doug Jones earlier this week

American 'Isis fighter' captured by Syrian forces poses legal issue due to dual citizenship

American 'Isis fighter' captured by Syrian forces poses legal issue due to dual citizenship

Captured American 'Isis fighter' poses legal issue due to dual citizenship

The man, known only as 'John Doe', was captured by Syrian forces while he reportedly fought for Islamic State

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Allies of Mitch McConnell call Roy Moore's loss a blow to Stephen Bannon

Allies of Mitch McConnell call Roy Moore's loss a blow to Stephen Bannon

Allies of Mitch McConnell call Roy Moore's loss a blow to Stephen Bannon

Roy Moore lost the Alabama Senate race to Democrat Doug Jones

'Backing Roy Moore was a mistake', says Republicans Overseas Scotland founder

'Backing Roy Moore was a mistake', says leading UK-based Republican

'Backing Roy Moore was a mistake', says leading UK-based Republican

Drew Liquerman spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the Republican candidate's loss in the Alabama senate race

Republican Senate candidate Roy Moore refuses to concede vote after Democrat Doug Jones wins

Donald Trump says he always knew Roy Moore would lose to Doug Jones in Alabama Senate race

Trump says he always knew Roy Moore would lose Alabama Senate race

Doug Jones won a stunning victory in the southern US state, dealing a major blow to Moore, the Republican Party, and Donald Trump

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Suspect Akayed Ullah charged over New York bomb attack

Suspect Akayed Ullah charged over New York bomb attack

Suspect Akayed Ullah charged over New York bomb attack

Akayed Ullah has been accused of making a terrorist threat, supporting an act of terrorism and possession of a weapon

American soldier who deserted to North Korea more than 50 years ago dies aged 77

Charles Robert Jenkins: American soldier who defected to North Korea more than 50 years ago dies aged 77

American soldier who defected to North Korea more than 50 years ago dies aged 77

Charles Robert Jenkins was finally able to leave North Korea in 2002 and moved to Japan with his wife and children

'There's a special place in hell' - Stephen Bannon blasts key Republicans who failed to support Roy Moore

'There's a special place in hell' - Stephen Bannon blasts key Republicans who failed to support Roy Moore

Stephen Bannon blasts key Republicans who failed to support Roy Moore

Donald Trump's former right-hand man said there was a 'special place in hell' for Republicans who should know better

Donald Trump harassment allegations renewed after three women go on media tour

Donald Trump harassment allegations renewed after three women launch media tour

Trump harassment allegations renewed after three women go on media tour

Jessica Leeds, Samantha Holvey and Rachel Crooks first made claims of alleged harassment during the 2016 presidential campaign

Julia Hartley-Brewer says it's terrifying not to be shocked by Donald Trump endorsing Roy Moore

Julia Hartley-Brewer says it's terrifying not to be shocked by Donald Trump endorsing Roy Moore

Julia Hartley-Brewer says it's terrifying not to be shocked by Donald Trump

Donald Trump has sent support to Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore, despite him being accused of sexual assault

'Rotten eggs at the ready' - Donald Trump probably won't receive warm welcome in UK

'Rotten eggs at the ready' - Donald Trump probably won't receive warm welcome in UK

'Bring on the demo' - Donald Trump probably won't receive warm welcome in UK

US ambassador to the UK Woody Johnson has spoken about plans for Donald Trump to visit the UK in the new year

Donald Trump expected to visit UK in 2018, says US ambassador

Donald Trump expected to visit UK in 2018, says US ambassador

Donald Trump expected to visit UK in 2018, says US ambassador

Woody Johnson, the American ambassador to the UK, made the comments in an interview with BBC Radio 4

Monday, December 11, 2017

Monday, December 11, 2017

'Jerusalem is a powder keg waiting to explode', says George Galloway on Donald Trump's decision

'Jerusalem is a powder keg waiting to explode', says George Galloway on Donald Trump's decision

'Jerusalem is a powder keg waiting to blow', says George Galloway

Our host reacted to Donald Trump's declaration of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel and the intention to move the US embassy from Tel Aviv

Explosion in New York

Injured man in custody following explosion in New York

Injured man in custody following explosion in New York

Explosion took place at the Port Authority Bus Terminal in New York

US serial killer Todd Kohlhepp claims he killed more people in letter

US serial killer Todd Kohlhepp claims he killed more people in letter

US serial killer Todd Kohlhepp claims he killed more people in letter

The convicted serial killer sent an eight page letter to a South Carolina newspaper

Friday, December 8, 2017

Friday, December 8, 2017

X-Men director Bryan Singer sued over alleged rape of a minor

X-Men director Bryan Singer sued over alleged rape of a minor

X-Men director Bryan Singer sued over alleged rape of a minor

Cesar Sanchez-Guzman claims the director assaulted him during a yacht party in 2003

Julia Hartley-Brewer says 'we should take sides' on Israel Palestine issue

Jerusalem crisis: Julia Hartley-Brewer says we must takes sides on Israel-Palestine as 'one is a democracy, the other a nasty regime'

Julia Hartley-Brewer says 'we should take sides' on Israel-Palestine issue

Julia Hartley-Brewer made the comment during her Friday Panel with Labour MP for Vauxhall Kate Hoey and blogger and former Tory MP Jerry Hayes

Thursday, December 7, 2017

Thursday, December 7, 2017

Israel's capital: 'Donald Trump has lit a match and thrown it onto cloth doused in petrol', says Mike Graham

Jerusalem: 'Donald Trump has lit a match and thrown it onto cloth doused in petrol', says Mike Graham

Trump has lit a match and thrown it on cloth doused in petrol, says Mike Graham

Mike Graham says it seems as if Donald Trump has disturbed the relative peace there was in Israel and Palestine

Wednesday, December 6, 2017

Wednesday, December 6, 2017

White House 'excludes LGBT and black reporters from media Christmas party'

White House 'excludes LGBT and black reporters from media Christmas party'

White House 'excludes LGBT and black reporters from media Christmas part'

It is claimed this is the first time in 20 years that black people have been excluded from the event

Students hold protest 'over punishment for those making racist comments'

Students stage walk-out over racist 'stringing up black people' social media posts

Students stage walk-out over 'stringing up black people' social media posts

Students claim not enough has been done to punish those responsible for social media posts about 'stringing up' black people

Tuesday, December 5, 2017

Tuesday, December 5, 2017

Republican National Convention reportedly gives Roy Moore support after Donald Trump backs him for Alabama senate seat

Republican National Convention 'backs Roy Moore' after Donald Trump endorses him for Alabama senate seat

Republican National Committee 'joins Trump in backing Roy Moore'

The Hill is reporting two sources saying the RNC was going to give support to the candidate again after cutting it in the wake of sexual misconduct allegations

Donald Trump lashes out against FBI and Hillary Clinton in new video in wake of Michael Flynn's FBI lie admission

Donald Trump lashes out against FBI and Hillary Clinton in new video in wake of Michael Flynn's FBI lie admission

Donald Trump lashes out against FBI and Hillary Clinton in new video

The President claimed - without evidence - the former Democratic presidential candidate had lied to the FBI 'many times'

US Supreme Court rules Donald Trump's travel ban can take full effect

US Supreme Court rules Donald Trump's travel ban can take full effect

US Supreme Court rules Donald Trump's travel ban can take full effect

The terms of the executive order - which places travel restrictions on eight countries - can be active while challenges to it are processed

Monday, December 4, 2017

Monday, December 4, 2017

Facebook to bring 800 jobs to London as new office opens

Facebook to bring 800 jobs to London as new office opens

Facebook to bring 800 jobs to London as new office opens

The social media giant has opened its biggest base outside of the United States

Friday, December 1, 2017

Friday, December 1, 2017

Donald Trump's UK visit reportedly delayed amid Jayda Fransen retweet furore

Donald Trump's UK visit reportedly delayed amid Jayda Fransen retweet furore

Donald Trump's UK visit reportedly delayed amid Jayda Fransen retweet furore

The US President retweeted anti-Muslim videos posted by the deputy leader of Britain First

Jimmy Kimmel owns Roy Moore in savage Twitter exchange

Jimmy Kimmel owns Roy Moore in savage Twitter exchange

Jimmy Kimmel owns Roy Moore in savage Twitter exchange

The fight began after the TV host sent a correspondent to one of the candidate's rallies in Alabama to disrupt it

Inspiration for ice bucket challenge, Anthony Senerchia Jnr, dies aged 46

Anthony Senerchia Jnr: Inspiration for ice bucket challenge dies aged 46

Inspiration for ice bucket challenge, Anthony Senerchia Jnr, dies aged 46

Anthony Senerchia Jnr also set up a charity to help families going through the illness and to fund more research

Britain First leader boasts membership applications increase after Donald Trump tweets

Britain First leader boasts membership applications have shot up after Donald Trump Jayda Fransen retweets

Britain First leader says membership applications have soared after Trump tweets

Paul Golding said the interest in the group had risen as a row between Theresa May and the US president increases

Thursday, November 30, 2017

Thursday, November 30, 2017

Virgin Atlantic plane damaged after Egyptair flight clips it on runway

Virgin Atlantic plane damaged after Egyptair flight clips it on runway

Virgin Atlantic plane damaged after Egyptair flight clips it on runway

The incident took place at John F Kennedy Airport in New York City

'Islam currently has an informal blasphemy law protecting it from criticism', says journalist

Donald Trump retweets: 'Islam currently has an informal blasphemy law protecting it from criticism', says journalist

'Islam currently has an informal blasphemy law protecting it from criticism'

Journalist Brendan O'Neill says all issues should be brought into open debates

'Don't focus on me' - Donald Trump hits back at Theresa May on Twitter over Jayda Fransen video retweet statement

'Don't focus on me' - Donald Trump hits back at Theresa May on Twitter over Jayda Fransen retweet

Donald Trump hits back at Theresa May on Twitter over video retweet statement

The Prime Minister had said the US President was wrong to share anti-Muslim videos posted by Britain First Deputy Leader Jayda Fransen

Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Who is Jayda Fransen? The Britain First deputy leader who Donald Trump retweeted

Who is Jayda Fransen? The Britain First deputy leader who Donald Trump retweeted

Who is Jayda Fransen? The Britain First deputy leader who Donald Trump retweeted

Donald Trump retweeted Jayda Fransen's tweets in a move described by Theresa May as 'wrong'

'North Korea is afraid it will be attacked but the pace of the situation may lessen'

'North Korea is afraid it will be attacked but the pace of the situation may lessen'

'North Korea is afraid it will be attacked but pace of the situation may lessen'

Researcher Aidan Foster-Carter says its possible the US may now take a diplomatic approach to North Korea

Boris Johnson implores North Korea to 'change course' after missile test

Boris Johnson implores North Korea to 'change course' after missile test

Boris Johnson implores North Korea to 'change course' after missile test

The Pentagon said a new missile launched on Tuesday, landing around 200 nautical miles off the coast of Japan

Monday, November 27, 2017

Monday, November 27, 2017

'Your favourite President' Donald Trump calls for fake news award - but not for Fox News

Donald Trump wants to create a Fake News trophy - but obviously Fox News won't be involved

Donald Trump wants to create a Fake News trophy

Donald Trump has of course made the suggestion on Twitter

Nurse 'fired for tweet claiming white mothers raise terrorists, rapists and racists'

Nurse fired 'for tweet claiming white mothers raise terrorists, rapists and racists'

Nurse fired 'for tweet saying white mums raise terrorists, rapists and racists'

The woman allegedly tweeted that white women raise sons who are 'a detriment to society'

Friday, November 24, 2017

Friday, November 24, 2017

A number of celebrities push Ivanka Trump to support DREAM act on Instagram

A number of celebrities push Ivanka Trump to support DREAM act on Instagram

A number of celebrities push Ivanka Trump to support DREAM act on Instagram

The call was originally made by Sophia Amoruso, the founder of the Nasty Gal store

Russia Probe: Michael Flynn reportedly to set to cooperate with inquiry after ending White House information deal

Russia Probe: Michael Flynn reportedly to set to cooperate with inquiry after ending White House information deal

Russia Probe: Michael Flynn reportedly to set to cooperate with inquiry

American media reports President Trump’s former national security adviser could cooperate with investigators after his legal team ended a deal to share information with the White House

MS-13: The shocking story of the gang accused of beheading a man and ripping his heart out

MS-13: The shocking story of the vicious Latino gang accused of beheading a man and ripping his heart out

MS-13: The gang accused of beheading a man and ripping his heart out

Police discovered the body of a man who is thought to have been stabbed more than 100 times in a park in America

Thursday, November 23, 2017

Thursday, November 23, 2017

American man freed from North Korea eight years ago found burning to death

American man freed from North Korea eight years ago found burning to death

American man freed from North Korea eight years ago found burning to death

A final cause of death for Aijalon Mahli Gomes has not yet been established but it is thought to be either accidental or suicide

Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Donald Trump appears to support Roy Moore in Alabama Senate seat despite sexual misconduct allegations

Donald Trump appears to back Roy Moore despite allegations against Alabama senator

Donald Trump appears to back Roy Moore despite allegations against senator

The Republican candidate denies allegations of sexual misconduct

Uber reveals coverup of major data breach after hackers stole driver details

Uber reveals major data breach after hackers stole driver details

Uber reveals major data breach after hackers stole driver details

The personal information of around 57 million users was exposed in the late 2016 hack, but the hackers only made off with driver details

Facebook 'allowed property adverts to discriminate against minorities'

Facebook 'allowed property adverts to discriminate against minorities'

Facebook 'allowed property adverts to discriminate against minorities'

American investigative journalism company ProPublica claims Facebook approved adverts which went against their own guidelines

Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Tuesday, November 21, 2017

American TV legend Charlie Rose suspended over misconduct allegations

American TV legend Charlie Rose suspended over misconduct allegations

American TV legend Charlie Rose suspended over misconduct allegations

The Public Broadcasting Service and CBS have halted distribution of the programmes he fronts

California is first US state to use LGBT-inclusive textbooks

California is first US state to use LGBT-inclusive textbooks

California is first US state to use LGBT-inclusive textbooks

Ten books have been approved by the California State Board of Education which feature the history of LGBT Americans

Monday, November 20, 2017

Monday, November 20, 2017

LISTEN: Hilarious chat as 'Rik Schneeze' massages caller's foot down the line

LISTEN: Hilarious chat as 'Rik Schneeze' massages caller's foot down the line

Hilarious chat as 'Rik Schneeze' massages caller's foot down the line

Rufus Hound was absent, so 'Rik Schneeze' took the microphone and left a caller 'spent' after a foot massage

Russia Inquiry: Jared Kushner under increased scrutiny after allegedly failing to hand over document

Russia Inquiry: Jared Kushner under increased scrutiny after allegedly failing to hand over document

Jared Kushner reportedly under increased scrutiny in Russia inquiry

The senior White House advisor is alleged to have failed to hand over a document about 'Russian backdoor overture'

Friday, November 17, 2017

Friday, November 17, 2017

Pentagon takes down 'erroneous' retweet calling for Donald Trump to resign

Pentagon takes down 'erroneous' retweet calling for Donald Trump to resign

Pentagon takes down 'erroneous' retweet calling for Donald Trump to resign

The organisation's official Twitter account accidentally posted the retweet on Thursday to more than 5.2 million followers

Rufus Hound delivers hard truths to caller Jonathan

Rufus Hound delivers hard truths to caller Jonathan

Rufus Hound delivers hard truths to caller Jonathan

Jonathan had called up earlier in the week to praise Donald Trump

Thursday, November 16, 2017

Thursday, November 16, 2017

Student 'shot dead during armed robbery' in California

Student 'shot dead during armed robbery' in California

Student 'shot dead during armed robbery' in California

Reports claim Dharampreet Singh Jasser was hiding behind the till when thieves shot him

Hillary Clinton says a Trump directive for Justice Department to investigate her would be 'abuse of power'

Donald Trump would be abusing his power by getting Justice Department to investigate me, says Hillary Clinton

Trump would be abusing his power by investigating me, says Hillary Clinton

The former Democratic presidential candidate made a warning about a potential order for the Justice Department to investigate her role in a uranium sale back in 2010

Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Jon Holmes confronts Russian correspondent over Ministry of Defence video game picture

Jon Holmes confronts Russian correspondent over Defence Ministry video game picture

Jon Holmes confronts Russian correspondent over Defence Ministry game picture

Our host asked key questions about the Russian Defence Ministry using a video game picture as 'proof' the US was helping Isis

'Hundreds of Russian Twitter accounts tweeted about Brexit', researchers claim

'Hundreds of Russian Twitter accounts tweeted about Brexit', researchers claim

'Hundreds of Russian Twitter accounts tweeted about Brexit', researchers claim

Researchers from the University of Edinburgh looked at 2,752 Twitter accounts which have been suspended in the US

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