Ambassador Sondland asked Trump to let 'f***ed' A$AP Rocky get sentenced and then play racism card and give him 'ticker tape parade'
Ambassador Sondland asked Trump to let 'f***ed' A$AP Rocky get sentenced and then play racism card and give him 'ticker tape parade'

The diplomatic staff in Kyiv said he could identify Trump’s voice over the phone as it was 'loud'.

Former 'American Idol' star Antonella Barba blames show for drug trafficking crimes as she faces a decade behind bars
Former 'American Idol' star Antonella Barba blames show for drug trafficking crimes as she faces a decade behind bars

She was indicted on 11 federal charges for allegedly possessing cocaine, heroin, and fentanyl and was accused of being one of several members of a drug conspiracy active on Hampton Roads from September 2017 through the fall of 2018

Doctors find 700 tapeworms living in man's brain, chest and lungs after he consumes undercooked pork
Doctors find 700 tapeworms living in man's brain, chest and lungs after he consumes undercooked pork

43-year-old Zhu Zhong-fa, from China's Zheijiang province, has reportedly blamed his symptoms on a hotpot he ate a month before going to the doctors

Man, 74, set to divorce 21-year-old wife after catching her in the shower with 60-year-old reality show contestant
Man, 74, set to divorce 21-year-old wife after catching her in the shower with 60-year-old reality show contestant

74-year-old Milojko Bozic tied the knot with 21-year-old Milijana Bozic, from the village of Pilatovici in western Serbia's municipality of Pozega, just this past September, and it's already looking like their relationship is coming to an end

Florida couple defends 'Handmaid's Tale'-inspired pregnancy photoshoot amid backlash of 'promoting rape': 'We don't give a f***'
Florida couple defends 'Handmaid's Tale'-inspired pregnancy photoshoot amid backlash of 'promoting rape': 'We don't give a f***'

Leah Hampton, 28, and her husband Marquis Wimberly, 27 were bombarded with hateful comments as soon as they shared the happy news of the new addition to their family by sharing the snaps, which were heavily inspired by the dystopian Hulu series

Mother calls school 'sexist' for casting 6-year-old daughter as 'innkeeper's wife' in nativity play, gets slammed online
Mother calls school 'sexist' for casting 6-year-old daughter as 'innkeeper's wife' in nativity play, gets slammed online

The mother said she wanted to give her daughter's teachers a lesson on "everyday sexism". However, she received major backlash online, with several observers insisting she should not try and change the festive tradition

Robert De Niro fears Trump may do the one thing that could see him get a third term in office
Robert De Niro fears Trump may do the one thing that could see him get a third term in office

"I think that if he became president for a second term he’d try to have a third term, and let smarter people manipulate it into getting us into some kind of altercation: a war," the 76-year-old actor said. 

Judge temporarily stops first federal execution in 16 years in reprieve for Oklahoma death row inmate
Judge temporarily stops first federal execution in 16 years in reprieve for Oklahoma death row inmate

U.S. District Judge Tanya S. Chutka said in a Wednesday evening ruling that the public is not served by “short-circuiting” legitimate judicial process.

Over 40 schools closed in Colorado's Mesa County after virus outbreak causes 'unprecedented' illness among children
Over 40 schools closed in Colorado's Mesa County after virus outbreak causes 'unprecedented' illness among children

After the spread of one kind of virus was detected, officials were made aware of a second type of virus in recent weeks, which combined with the first kind was proving to be quite harmful to kids

Joe Biden says domestic violence will end if we 'keep punching at it' as he continues his gaffe spree at Atlanta debates
Joe Biden says domestic violence will end if we 'keep punching at it' as he continues his gaffe spree at Atlanta debates

During the Democratic presidential debate held in Atlanta, the former vice president drew laughs from the audience as he appeared to be unaware of the metaphor he was using to explain how he would combat violence and sexual harassment perpetrated against women

Lingerie retailer Bravissimo to allow people who identify as transgender to try on their products in changing rooms
Lingerie retailer Bravissimo to allow people who identify as transgender to try on their products in changing rooms

The move comes as other lingerie retailers are also eliminating single-sex facilities

'It's over'! Ken Starr says final battle is coming as articles of impeachment against Trump are being drawn up after Sondland 'bombshell'
'It's over'! Ken Starr says final battle is coming as articles of impeachment against Trump are being drawn up after Sondland 'bombshell'

Starr said Democrats will hold Sondland's testimony as proof that Trump "committed the crime of bribery."

Woman, aka Doorstep Debbie,  calls cops on Hispanic man trying to enter NYC apartment building to visit aunt with his two kids
Woman, aka Doorstep Debbie, calls cops on Hispanic man trying to enter NYC apartment building to visit aunt with his two kids

When Alfredo Sandoval says his aunt lives on the second floor and has stayed in the building for 60 years, the unidentified woman says, "I doubt it. I know everyone in the building. There's been a lot of theft here"

Illinois schools put students in solitary confinement where they 'banged their heads against walls, urinated in their pants', claims probe
Illinois schools put students in solitary confinement where they 'banged their heads against walls, urinated in their pants', claims probe

Teachers and administrators were found to violate state law by locking children in timeout rooms for minor wrongdoings like shouting or spilling milk

Utah mother who went topless in front of stepchildren at home may have to register as a sex offender
Utah mother who went topless in front of stepchildren at home may have to register as a sex offender

Tilli Buchanan, 27, is facing three counts of lewdness in front of a child, a class A misdemeanor, in connection to the incident.

Pete Buttigieg says being a gay 'stranger in my own country' helps him connect with African-Americans
Pete Buttigieg says being a gay 'stranger in my own country' helps him connect with African-Americans

During the Democratic candidates' debate hosted by MSNBC on Wednesday, the mayor of South Bend, Indiana said he welcomed "the challenge of connecting with black voters in America who don’t know me."

From overt Trump-bashing to little talk on health, here are the five key takeaways from the Democratic debate in Atlanta
From overt Trump-bashing to little talk on health, here are the five key takeaways from the Democratic debate in Atlanta

Ten candidates locked horns at the fifth Democratic debate in Atlanta and everyone, especially those without high numbers, put in a strong effort to remain relevant.

Bernie Sanders warns party not to focus solely on Trump, says 'Congress can walk and chew bubblegum at the same time'
Bernie Sanders warns party not to focus solely on Trump, says 'Congress can walk and chew bubblegum at the same time'

The Vermont senator cautioned the Democrats saying they could not afford to get 'consumed' by Trump only for that would see them losing the election. He said it is urgent to address American people's needs apart from fighting the president.

At least 79 dogs were found frozen to death in 2017-19: Expert Leigh Sendra lists ways you can protect your pooch from extreme cold
At least 79 dogs were found frozen to death in 2017-19: Expert Leigh Sendra lists ways you can protect your pooch from extreme cold

Contrary to what some may think, animals do not tolerate extremely cold weather and may suffer from hypothermia and frostbite, said Leigh Sendra, founder of CHEW Animal Clinic and Doodle Rock Rescue. Here's what to do to help.

Joe Biden says he will not prosecute Donald Trump if he becomes POTUS as it's not his job
Joe Biden says he will not prosecute Donald Trump if he becomes POTUS as it's not his job

The former vice president also said whoever defeats Trump to become the next US president has to secure a majority for Democrats in the Senate which is currently under control of the GOP.

Elizabeth Warren doubles down on her proposed two-cent wealth tax but mixes up her billions and millions
Elizabeth Warren doubles down on her proposed two-cent wealth tax but mixes up her billions and millions

The Massachusetts senator wants the wealthy Americans to contribute towards universal welfare while Booker said the Dems needed to grow wealth across the country.

Democratic debate: Bernie Sanders says he'll withdraw troops from foreign countries but not at 3 am like Trump
Democratic debate: Bernie Sanders says he'll withdraw troops from foreign countries but not at 3 am like Trump

The veteran Vermont senator said it's time to put a stop to endless wars overseas but differed with Trump's method.

Democratic debate: Tulsi Gabbard takes a dig at Hillary Clinton for 'rot' in Democratic Party as Trump camp sees it as good ammo
Democratic debate: Tulsi Gabbard takes a dig at Hillary Clinton for 'rot' in Democratic Party as Trump camp sees it as good ammo

The Hawaii Congresswoman said that the Democratic Party was no more a party of, by or for the people and was more influenced by foreign-policy establishment dominated by the likes of Hillary Clinton. The Republican camp grabbed the moment.

Dem debate: Elizabeth Warren targets Trump, says big donors like Gordon Sondland getting plum posts is 'nothing but corruption'
Dem debate: Elizabeth Warren targets Trump, says big donors like Gordon Sondland getting plum posts is 'nothing but corruption'

The Massachusetts senator said she will try to convince her Republican colleagues in Senate to convict Donald Trump if the House impeached him. She then slammed the practice of rewarding donors with ambassadorial posts.

Donald and Melania Trump are the perfect couple, according to new study
Donald and Melania Trump are the perfect couple, according to new study

According to the study by Glasgow University and East China Normal University, men tend to veer more towards good looking women while women habitually seek out men with higher social status

NBA star Charles Barkley allegedly threatened female reporter with violence: 'I don't hit women but if I did I would hit you'
NBA star Charles Barkley allegedly threatened female reporter with violence: 'I don't hit women but if I did I would hit you'

This is not the first time that the 56-year-old has drawn flak for making light of physical violence against women, having made similar comments in 1990

Pete Buttigieg draws flak for 'insensitive' photo of him posing in front of Berlin's Holocaust Memorial
Pete Buttigieg draws flak for 'insensitive' photo of him posing in front of Berlin's Holocaust Memorial

The top 2020 Democratic contender's picture was originally posted on Instagram in 2017 by his husband Chasten Buttigieg with the caption 'This guy'

Teacher makes high school girl read poem about being sodomized by motorcyclists aloud in class leaving her feeling 'guilty and shameful'
Teacher makes high school girl read poem about being sodomized by motorcyclists aloud in class leaving her feeling 'guilty and shameful'

While the poem was in a book that was approved by the school board, it had words that were considered offensive censored. However, the teacher, Ryan Ayala, had his students fill in blanks

Chicago school district allows transgender students unrestricted locker-room access: 'It's a great first step'
Chicago school district allows transgender students unrestricted locker-room access: 'It's a great first step'

Although the district's decision has been welcomed by many, there were some who opposed it, terming "egregious" the move to turn "all intimate spaces coed"

Donald Trump slams 'sick' CNN for scaring Melania by reporting he had a heart attack after unscheduled visit to Walter Reed
Donald Trump slams 'sick' CNN for scaring Melania by reporting he had a heart attack after unscheduled visit to Walter Reed

Even though he blamed the news network for spreading the rumor about his heart attack, the original tweet about his alleged chest discomfort originated from an opinion editor for The Hill

Trump supporters at Binghamton University now travel in 'packs' on campus after 'harassment' from leftist students
Trump supporters at Binghamton University now travel in 'packs' on campus after 'harassment' from leftist students

The spat took place on November 14 when left-wing students protested conservative students promoting an event with pro-gun, pro-Trump displays.

Jeffrey Epstein's guards 'were online shopping for furniture and napping' rather than checking on him when pedophile committed suicide
Jeffrey Epstein's guards 'were online shopping for furniture and napping' rather than checking on him when pedophile committed suicide

The two officers appeared in a Manhattan court on Tuesday and pleaded not guilty to charges of falsifying records and conspiracy.

Family of 3-year-old Oklahoma boy who died after he was trapped inside a hope chest gives heartbreaking warning to parents
Family of 3-year-old Oklahoma boy who died after he was trapped inside a hope chest gives heartbreaking warning to parents

Wyatt had suffocated to death after sneaking out of bed at night and lying down on blankets inside the chest. At some point, the chest shut tight and the kid did not wake up from his slumber

Family of 4-month-old boy abducted by babysitter 36 years ago believes he's still alive: 'We will find him'
Family of 4-month-old boy abducted by babysitter 36 years ago believes he's still alive: 'We will find him'

Matthew Crocker was last seen on June 9, 1983. 36 years later, his family is still holding on to the hope that he is alive and well

Deaths caused by terror acts fall but more countries face menace, says 2019 Global Terrorism Index
Deaths caused by terror acts fall but more countries face menace, says 2019 Global Terrorism Index

The report, published by Sydney-based Institute for Economics & Peace, shows Afghanistan has replaced Iraq as the country most affected by terrorism.

Top Navy SEAL defies Trump pardon of Edward Gallagher and sends case for military review
Top Navy SEAL defies Trump pardon of Edward Gallagher and sends case for military review

Gallagher, who is accused of shooting civilians and killing a captive enemy fighter, could see his ouster from the force even as the president reversed his demotion last week.

Dick Cheney's cardiologist Jonathan Reiner expresses concern over Trump's health again; says his Walter Reed check-up was not normal
Dick Cheney's cardiologist Jonathan Reiner expresses concern over Trump's health again; says his Walter Reed check-up was not normal

Reiner, who transplanted Cheney's heart in 2012 and wrote a book with him later, said a routine test could have been carried out at White House itself.

Trump press secretary Stephanie Grisham claims Obama aides left nasty notes like 'you will fail' for incoming White House staff
Trump press secretary Stephanie Grisham claims Obama aides left nasty notes like 'you will fail' for incoming White House staff

Grisham told a Virginia radio station that Obama officials had left some nasty messages for them at White House. However, she did not have any evidence to back her claims. Former administrative officials call it a blatant lie.

Ohio mother, lactation and infant nutrition consultant, receives death threats for breastfeeding daughters 10 times a day
Ohio mother, lactation and infant nutrition consultant, receives death threats for breastfeeding daughters 10 times a day

“Online, I receive a lot of positive feedback, but also some very negative and hateful remarks," Melissa Ostroth said. "In public, I’ve been thanked for breastfeeding my child without a cover and not in a bathroom. I receive many negative comments, even death threats and requests that I kill myself"

Mother slams 'gendered' labels on children's clothing at Kmart: 'Why the hell are all the cool T-shirt’s labeled ‘boys’?'
Mother slams 'gendered' labels on children's clothing at Kmart: 'Why the hell are all the cool T-shirt’s labeled ‘boys’?'

A petition against labels like "boys" and "girls" was started by India Springle from New Zealand, after she came across a "boys" label when buying a dinosaur shirt for her 2-year-old daughter Lola.

Chick-fil-A ends donations to Christian charities after major backlash from LGBT rights activists: 'It's the right thing to do'
Chick-fil-A ends donations to Christian charities after major backlash from LGBT rights activists: 'It's the right thing to do'

According to the fast-food giant, it will no longer donate to the Salvation Army, the Paul Anderson Youth Home, and the Fellowship of Christian Athletes — known to oppose same-sex marriage — as it expands

Teen brothers praised for carrying tampons and pads in their backpacks to help out female classmates in cases of emergency
Teen brothers praised for carrying tampons and pads in their backpacks to help out female classmates in cases of emergency

After experiencing first-hand the problems their female classmates faced, Elijah and Micah decided they would do their small part to help.

Cruel 'Let the baby die' signs target Ohio family trying to raise money for sick infant son
Cruel 'Let the baby die' signs target Ohio family trying to raise money for sick infant son

The father said that the signs "shocked" him and he could not believe that someone could display that level of "cruelty."

Sweden drops rape investigation into Julian Assange even as he awaits US extradition in British jail
Sweden drops rape investigation into Julian Assange even as he awaits US extradition in British jail

Two months earlier, Assange was evicted from the Ecuador Embassy in London where he had been holed up since 2012. He was immediately arrested and is currently serving a 50-week sentence in Britain for jumping bail in 2012

Transgender man who used his own egg to conceive his son says it's a 'beautiful way to make a family'
Transgender man who used his own egg to conceive his son says it's a 'beautiful way to make a family'

Young Arlo was conceived using an egg from Seth, who is openly transgender. The egg was later fertilized with a donor sperm before being carried and birthed by Leah, Seth's wife

Donald Trump wants to be president for another 6 years, but according to Joe Biden he's already been in office for 8!
Donald Trump wants to be president for another 6 years, but according to Joe Biden he's already been in office for 8!

Biden continues to be mocked by his critics for his repeated mix-ups as he fuels concerns about his age. In April 2019, his aides were forced to defend him from reporters after he reportedly slurred his words during his campaign announcement speech

Pete Buttigieg left red-faced after campaign uses random image of Kenyan woman to promote plan to fight racial inequality in America
Pete Buttigieg left red-faced after campaign uses random image of Kenyan woman to promote plan to fight racial inequality in America

The Buttigieg campaign issued a statement and called it an accident.

Pope says politicians who persecute gays,  gypsies, Jews today remind him of Adolf Hitler and the Nazis
Pope says politicians who persecute gays, gypsies, Jews today remind him of Adolf Hitler and the Nazis

Addressing an international conference on law last week, he blasted the culture of hatred and racial police brutality besides the failure of law to punish corporate crimes against environment.

Biden takes fire from ex-Navy SEAL Robert O'Neill after Democratic hopeful says Trump unfit to command troops
Biden takes fire from ex-Navy SEAL Robert O'Neill after Democratic hopeful says Trump unfit to command troops

O'Neill questioned Biden's own stand and words on the mission that eliminated Osama Bin Laden in 2011 after the former vice president slammed Trump's act of pardoning accused or convicted soldiers.