Barack Obama

Friday, December 15, 2017

Friday, December 15, 2017

Woman kicked out of Starbucks for telling Korean customers to speak English

Woman kicked out of Starbucks for telling Korean customers to speak English

Woman kicked out of Starbucks for telling Korean customers to speak English

The woman told two Korean customers 'I don’t wanna hear your language' and said 'Oriental, I hate it'

Thursday, December 14, 2017

Thursday, December 14, 2017

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

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Mike Graham and Lembit Opik face off in 'Heroes and Villains'

Mike Graham and Lembit Opik face off in 'Heroes and Villains'

Mike Graham and Lembit Opik face off in 'Heroes and Villains'

Our hosts had to choose two heroes and two villains from the week, and the producers picked the winner

Monday, November 27, 2017

Monday, November 27, 2017

Royal Wedding: Speculation growing as to whether Donald Trump will be invited

Royal Wedding: Speculation mounts that Donald Trump will be invited

Speculation mounts that Donald Trump will be invited to Royal Wedding

Prince Harry and his American actress girlfriend Meghan Markle were revealed to be engaged

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Former Attorney General lambasts Donald Trump's public blasting of Jeff Sessions

Former Attorney General calls Donald Trump's public blasting of Jeff Sessions 'unprecedented'

Former Attorney General lambasts Donald Trump's public blasting of Jeff Sessions

Eric Holder called the reaction of the US president to the current Attorney General recusing himself from the Russia investigation 'unprecendented'

Thursday, October 19, 2017

Thursday, October 19, 2017

White House defends Trump decision to mention chief-of-staff's son in Niger soldier statement

White House defends Trump decision to mention chief-of-staff's son in Niger soldier statement

White House defends Trump decision to name chief-of-staff's son in Niger defence

The decision by the President to mention John Kelly's son in defending his actions in regard to the deaths of soldiers in Niger provoked criticism

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Anderson Cooper rips into Donald Trump for mentioning chief-of-staff's son

Anderson Cooper rips into Donald Trump for mentioning chief-of-staff's son in Niger soldier death statement

Anderson Cooper rips into Donald Trump for mentioning chief-of-staff's son

Donald Trump mentioned the death of John Kelly's son in Afghanistan while falsely claiming past presidents hadn't called families of fallen soldiers

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Donald Trump faces backlash over not calling families of soldiers killed in Niger

Donald Trump faces backlash for not calling families of soldiers killed in Niger

Donald Trump faces backlash for not calling families of troops killed in Niger

At an impromptu press conference, the US President defended himself by saying other presidents hadn't called families before

Friday, October 13, 2017

Friday, October 13, 2017

China calls on United States to maintain 2015 Iran nuclear agreement

China calls on United States to maintain 2015 Iran nuclear agreement

China calls on United States to maintain 2015 Iran nuclear agreement

Donald Trump is expected to disavow the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action in a speech on Friday

Thursday, October 12, 2017

Thursday, October 12, 2017

Donald Trump launches fresh attack on Barack Obama over North Korea situation

Donald Trump launches fresh attack on Barack Obama over North Korea crisis

Donald Trump launches fresh attack on Barack Obama over North Korea crisis

The US President condemned his predecessor for not doing more to curb the country's nuclear weapons development

Donald Trump set to 'decertify' 2015 Iran nuclear deal

Donald Trump set to 'decertify' 2015 Iran nuclear deal

Donald Trump set to 'decertify' 2015 Iran nuclear deal

The US President looks poised to attempt to impose wider restrictions on Tehran, despite the country fulfilling its obligations under the deal

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

The Obamas and Hillary Clinton denounce Harvey Weinstein in sexual harassment scandal

The Obamas and Hillary Clinton denounce Harvey Weinstein in sexual harassment scandal

The Obamas and Hillary Clinton denounce Harvey Weinstein over harassment claims

The 65-year-old producer was a prominent donor of the Democratic Party

Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Trump suffers twin blows after candidate is blocked and Obamacare repeal fails

Donald Trump suffers twin blows after candidate is blocked and Obamacare repeal fails

Trump suffers twin blows after candidate is blocked and Obamacare repeal fails

Donald Trump appears to have accepted the defeat of Luther Strange, while remaining defiant over the healthcare vote

Monday, September 4, 2017

Monday, September 4, 2017

Republican representative blasts Donald Trump's delay in ending DACA program, calls it 'suicide'

Republican Representative blasts Donald Trump's delay in ending DACA program, calls it 'suicide'

Republican Representative blasts Donald Trump's delay in ending DACA program

Steve King called for the US President to end the program immediately

Donald Trump to scrap DACA 'Dreamers' program despite tech giants' plea

Donald Trump to scrap DACA 'Dreamers' program despite tech giants' plea

Donald Trump to scrap DACA 'Dreamers' program despite tech giants' plea

Apple, Facebook, and a number of other corporations had urged the president not to discard the program, which protects around 800,000 workers from deportation

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

James Mattis has said the ban on transgender individuals in the US military is not settled because the White House has not said anything further on it.   The ban, which was announced by Donald Trump on Twitter, has drawn high levels of criticism after it reversed progress made by his predecessor, Barack Obama.   But the Secretary of Defense may have fueled speculation of the ban remaining transient because he made clear the White House has not issued any further direction to the Pentagon in regard to it.

Donald Trump trans military ban: Defence chief James Mattis says White House hasn't issued direction

James Mattis says White House hasn't given direction on transgender military ban

The Secretary of Defense said nothing more had been said beyond the official announcement

Wednesday, August 2, 2017

Wednesday, August 2, 2017

Rodrigo Duterte launches astonishing attack on Kim Jong-un

Rodrigo Duterte launches astonishing attack on Kim Jong-un

Rodrigo Duterte launches astonishing attack on Kim Jong-un

The fiery Filipino president called the North Korean leader a 'son of a b****' with a 'chubby face'

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Donald Trump: 'Everything's fine, it's just media histrionics,' says commentator Charlie Wolf

Donald Trump: 'Everything's fine, it's just media histrionics,' says commentator Charlie Wolf

Donald Trump: 'Everything's fine, it's just media histrionics,' says commentator

Charlie Wolf defended the US president amid his latest controversy after an address to boy scouts in West Virginia

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

'Scum of the Earth' - Donald Trump blasted over Boy Scout speech

'Scum of the Earth' - Donald Trump blasted over Boy Scout speech

'Scum of the Earth' - Donald Trump blasted over Boy Scout speech

The US president gave a speech in West Virginia, where he said he didn't want to talk about politics

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Russia claims it has right to retaliate against America over diplomatic compound argument

Russia claims it has right to retaliate against America over diplomatic compound spat

Russia claims it has right to retaliate against America over compound argument

Russia's Foreign Ministry has said Washington also needs to address other issues

Monday, July 17, 2017

Monday, July 17, 2017

Winnie the Pooh censored in China 'after people compare character to President Xi Jinping'

Winnie the Pooh censored in China after people compared character to President Xi Jinping

Winnie the Pooh censored in China after people compared character to President

Images have been shared of President Xi Jinping alongside pictures of Winnie the Pooh where they appear to bear resemblance

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Donald Trump's opponents want his predecessor to return and save them

Donald Trump email scandal: 'Bring Back Obama' trends on Twitter

Donald Trump email scandal: 'Bring Back Obama' trends on Twitter

Obama supporters demand their hero back as Trump crisis continues

Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Chelsea Manning: A look back on the US soldier's life following her release from prison

Chelsea Manning, a timeline of turmoil: How an army analyst became world's most famous whistleblower

How army analyst Chelsea Manning became world's most wanted whistleblower

Manning was released from prison today after her sentence was commuted in January

Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Soldier Chelsea Manning to be released from prison next week

Soldier Chelsea Manning to be released from prison next week

Soldier Chelsea Manning to be released from prison next week

Former US Army intelligence analyst Chelsea Manning leaked classified documents to WikiLeaks during the Iraq war

James Comey: 'The decision is sensible, legitimate and a benefit to Donald Trump', says Republicans Overseas

James Comey decision 'is sensible, legitimate and a benefit to Donald Trump', say Republicans Overseas

Julia accuses Trump voter of peddling 'fake news' in James Comey discussion

Donald Trump has fired FBI director James Comey over the investigation into Hillary Clinton's emails

Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Donald Trump says he'd meet with North Korea's Kim Jong-un

Donald Trump says he'd meet with North Korea's Kim Jong-un

Donald Trump says he'd meet with North Korea's Kim Jong-un

The US president made the declaration in the midst of escalating tension over the country's nuclear program

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Wikitribune - the plan and theory for Jimmy Wales's outlet to combat fake news

Wikitribune: How Jimmy Wales plans to take the fight to fake news

Wikitribune: How Jimmy Wales plans to take the fight to fake news

The American entrepreneur's initiative to fight fake news has been officially launched with a crowdfunding intiative

Thursday, April 20, 2017

Thursday, April 20, 2017

Responders comb the wreckage after an Israeli strike on Gaza in 2014

Israeli leader Netanyahu: I tried everything to avoid 2014 Gaza war

Israeli leader Netanyahu: I did everything to avoid 2014 Gaza war

Netanyahu blames Hamas for provoking horrific conflict three years ago

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Muslim student banned from re-entering the US to study, despite fighting against extremism

Muslim student banned from re-entering the US, despite fighting against extremism

Student banned from re-entering the US, despite fighting against extremism

After visiting his parents in Pakistan, Muslim student Zia Shah was told he could not travel back to the US to attend his course at the University of Chicago, but was not told why

Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Members of the White Helmets rescue forces remove a body after the bombardment of Idlib in March 2017. The city has suffered another horrific bombardment this week

Idlib massacre: MP Alison McGovern struggles to defend her 2013 vote against air strikes

MP Alison McGovern struggles to defend 2013 vote against Syria air strikes

McGovern fails to give clear answer when asked whether she is ashamed of voting against strikes four years ago

Friday, March 31, 2017

Friday, March 31, 2017

Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte threatens press over coverage of drugs war

Filipino President Rodrigo Duterte threatens media moguls' children over drug war coverage

Filipino President threatens media moguls' children over drug war coverage

The leader of the Philippines warned TV broadcaster ABS-CBN and the Philippine Daily Inquirer newspaper there would be 'karmic repercussions'

Thursday, March 30, 2017

Thursday, March 30, 2017

US Department of Energy asked to stop using the word 'climate change' in wake of Trump executive order - reports

US Energy Department 'told to stop using phrase 'climate change' in wake of Trump order'

US Energy Department told to stop using phrase climate change - reports

Employees of the department have reportedly been asked to stop using the words 'emission reduction' and 'Paris Agreement'

Friday, March 17, 2017

Friday, March 17, 2017

White House reportedly apologises to Britain in u-turn over GCHQ wiretapping claims

White House 'apologises to Britain in u-turn over GCHQ wiretapping claims'

White House 'apologises to Britain in u-turn over GCHQ wiretapping claims'

White House press secretary Sean Spicer claimed Barack Obama had used GCHQ to tap Donald Trump's phones

Snoop Dogg, Cher, Rosie O'Donnell - who has Donald Trump feuded with?

From Snoop Dogg to Rosie O'Donnell - the celebs at war with Donald Trump

From Snoop Dogg to Rosie O'Donnell - the celebs at war with Donald Trump

It all kicked off between Snoop Dogg and the US president after the rapper released a controversial video

GCHQ dismisses Donald Trump wiretap allegations in rare statement

GCHQ dismisses Donald Trump wiretap allegations in rare statement

GCHQ dismisses Donald Trump wiretap allegations in rare statement

The President's press secretary, Sean Spicer, claimed Barack Obama used the listening post to eavesdrop on the President while he was campaigning for office

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Congress tells Donald Trump to stop deleting his tweets

Congress tells Donald Trump: stop deleting your tweets

Congress tells Donald Trump: stop deleting your tweets

The main legislative body of the US government claims deleting tweets represents a breach of the Presidential Records Act

Wednesday, March 8, 2017

Wednesday, March 8, 2017

Republicans refuse to support Donald Trump over Obama wiretap claims

Republicans refuse to support Donald Trump over Obama wiretap claims

Republicans refuse to support Donald Trump over Obama wiretap claims

The unproven allegation of Obama wiring his Trump Tower phones, which rocked the American political scene, has very little support from Trump's own party in the Senate

Tuesday, March 7, 2017

Tuesday, March 7, 2017

'Donald Trump's been making the right calls to get US back in order', says transition team member Jan Halper-Hayes

'Donald Trump transition team aide hits back at criticism: 'Obama droned us on our own soil'

'Donald Trump's been making the right calls to get the US back in order'

Jan Halper-Hayes, a representative from Republicans Overseas and member of the Trump Transition team, was discussing the latest travel ban and wiretap allegations made by the president in an interview with Julia Hartley-Brewer

Monday, March 6, 2017

Monday, March 6, 2017

'Donald Trump appears to have based wiretap claims on info in media reports', says commentator Karin Robinson

'Donald Trump seems to have based wiretap claims on unverified Breitbart reports, says commentator Karin Robinson

'Trump appears to have based wiretap claims on info in media reports'

Karin Robinson, former UK chair of Democrats Abroad, spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the President's sensational allegation that Barack Obama ordered his phones at Trump Tower to be wiretapped

Congress committee to probe Donald Trump's claims Barack Obama tapped phones, say reports

US Congress 'to probe Donald Trump's Barack Obama phone-tapping claims'

US Congress 'to probe Donald Trump's Barack Obama phone-tapping claims'

The US president tweeted over the weekend the former president had ordered his phones at Trump Tower in New York City to be wiretapped

Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Wednesday, February 15, 2017

George Galloway blasts John Kerry for joining in protest against Donald Trump

George Galloway blasts John Kerry for joining in protest against Donald Trump

George Galloway blasts John Kerry for joining in protest against Donald Trump

The former Secretary of State joined in the Women's March after Donald Trump's inauguration in January

Tuesday, February 7, 2017

Tuesday, February 7, 2017

George Galloway claims 'Barack Obama was a coward who caused one bloody mess after another'

George Galloway claims 'Barack Obama was a coward who caused one bloody mess after another'

'Barack Obama was a coward who caused one bloody mess after another'

George Galloway has said that Barack Obama knew what he needed to do as President but was too cowardly to achieve it

Friday, February 3, 2017

Friday, February 3, 2017

After Bowling Green Massacre claim, here’s some other fake news for Kellyanne Conway to invent

After Bowling Green Massacre, here’s some other fake news for Kellyanne Conway

Trump's top advisor recently claimed that two Iraqi refugees were responsible for a massacre which never happened. But why stop there?

Donald Trump advisor Kellyanne Conway makes up 'Bowling Green massacre' terror attack

Kellyanne Conway explains Bowling Green massacre claim: 'I meant to say terrorists, not massacre'

Donald Trump advisor Kellyanne Conway makes up terror attack

In an interview with MSNBC, the president's top advisor claimed that two Iraqi men were responsible for a fictional massacre

Wednesday, February 1, 2017

Wednesday, February 1, 2017

'Nobody has a right to go to America, but Donald Trump's travel ban is foolish', says George Galloway

George Galloway: 'Donald Trump supporters have killed more people in North America than refugees have'

Galloway: 'Trump fans have killed more North Americans than refugees have'

George Galloway opened his show today with a moving monologue on Donald Trump's travel ban

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Wikihow issues apology for portraying Jay-Z, Beyonce, and Barack Obama as white

WikiHow says sorry for portraying Jay-Z, Beyonce, and Barack Obama as white

WikiHow says sorry for portraying Jay-Z, Beyonce, and Barack Obama as white

The website had published an article entitled 'How to become a congressman' which took a picture of the couple with the former president and shaded their skin white

Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Obama administration gave Palestinian Authority $222 million (£178mn) ahead of Trump inauguration

Barack Obama gave Palestinians $200 million before handing over to Donald Trump, say officials

Barack Obama 'gave Palestinians $200 million before leaving office'

Unnamed officials revealed the transaction, which reportedly took place ahead of Donald Trump taking power last Friday

Monday, January 23, 2017

Monday, January 23, 2017

'Donald Trump is not stupid or strong enough to break the Iran deal', says George Galloway

Donald Trump is not strong or dumb enough to break the Iran deal, says George Galloway

Donald Trump is not strong or dumb enough to break Iran deal - George Galloway

George Galloway believes Donald Trump will not go through with his previous talk of scrapping the Iran nuclear deal, as he is not strong enough

Friday, January 20, 2017

Friday, January 20, 2017

George says murdering words is better than murdering people

George Galloway: Donald Trump murdered the English language in inauguration speech

Galloway: Donald Trump murdered the English language in inauguration speech

But George still thinks Donald Trump is a better choice of leader than Hillary Clinton

Moving Obama out and Trump in - What happens at the White House on inauguration day?

Trump inauguration: Inside the crazy five-hour operation to refit the White House for its new occupants

Inside the crazy five-hour operation to refit the White House for the Trumps

Barack Obama has only a matter of hours left to move his family out of the White House, before Donald Trump moves in, but how does it all work?

Will Donald Trump's inauguration go to plan? Take a look at these strange inaugurations throughout history

Will Donald Trump's inauguration go to plan? Previous ceremonies suggest not

Inaugurations haven't always quite gone to plan throughout history

Throughout history, inaugurations haven't always quite gone to plan and as Donald Trump's inauguration takes place today, we thought we'd take a look back at some inaugurations from the past

With only a few hours left until Donald Trump's inauguration, find out what will happen at the ceremony

Donald Trump inauguration: What will happen, and when?

Donald Trump inauguration: What will happen, and when?

Find out what will happen on Donald Trump's inauguration day

Monday, January 16, 2017

Monday, January 16, 2017

Trump has promised the UK will be front of the queue for a trade deal with America

US Congress is already working on UK trade deal, says Iain Duncan Smith

US Congress is already working on UK trade deal, says Iain Duncan Smith

Duncan Smith told Sam Delaney that several pieces of legislation are already going through Congress to facilitate the trade deal

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