Donald Trump’s daughter, Ivanka Trump, said Wednesday that the Republican presidential candidate would accept the results of the Nov. 8 election. Trump, 70, has been warning ominously that the vote is “rigged,” particularly since his support has slid for the past 10 days after a series of charges that he sexually assaulted women. That has […]
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As more municipalities address the issue of sexual diversity, the Yodogawa Ward Office in Osaka is attracting visitors from other institutions after it became the first municipality in Japan to declare support for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people in 2013. The ward has been implementing measures to help LGBT people after ward chief Masafumi […]
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Activist exits Democrat campaign after secret, edited video shows him boast of disrupting Trump rallies
Conservative activist James O’Keefe has released secretly recorded, selectively edited video footage that includes a Democratic activist bragging about deploying troublemakers at rallies held by Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump. After O’Keefe released the video this week, two Democratic operatives stopped working on the presidential race and both the Democratic Party and Hillary Clinton’s campaign […]
A powerful natural gas explosion rocked a busy Portland, Oregon, shopping district Wednesday, injuring eight people and igniting a fire that sent a huge plume of smoke over the heart of the city. Three firefighters, two police officers and three civilians were hurt, and one of the firefighters had surgery for a broken leg, authorities […]
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Pyongyang’s newly opened zoo has a new star: Azalea, the smoking chimpanzee. According to officials at the newly renovated zoo, which has become a favorite leisure spot in the North Korean capital since it re-opened in July, the 19-year-old female chimpanzee, whose name in Korean is “Dallae,” smokes about a pack a day. Dallae is […]
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Defense Secretary Ash Carter warned Wednesday that any attack on American allies or use of nuclear weapons by North Korea would be met with an “overwhelming” U.S. response. He was speaking at start of talks between the top U.S. and South Korea diplomats and defense officials on their response to the growing threat from North […]
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