Susan Chamberlain

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Federal Judge Will Not Void Guilty Ruling On Arpaio, Despite Trump's Pardon

U.S. District Judge Susan Ritchie Bolton says that President Trump's pardon of former Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio does not "revise the historical facts" of his case — and that she will not vacate her ruling that found Arpaio guilty of criminal contempt.<p>On Thursday, Bolton quoted <i>Black's Law</i> …

Donald Trump

The Trump White House keeps mixing up the names of Asian countries and their leaders’ titles

Shortly after President Trump's bilateral meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping at the Group of 20 summit, a White House news release misidentified Xi as the leader of “the Republic of China.”<p>Xi is the president of the People's Republic of China.<p>Tsai Ing-wen is the president of the Chinese …

Donald Trump

Man charged in St. Louis area black church fires

Authorities charged A 35-year-old black St. Louis man with arson for two of the seven church fires in a predominantly African-American part of the St. Louis region, and federal investigators said there is no evidence of a hate crime.<p>David Lopez Jackson was charged Friday in St. Louis Circuit Court …

Justice

YouTube Just Released the Most Beautiful Tribute to Marriage Equality

"My son is not an issue, he is a person. Just like you."<p>Today, YouTube released an emotional tribute in honor of the U.S. Supreme Court's decision to legalize gay marriage as well as LGBTQ pride month.<p>Over the last 10 years, YouTubewrote, "everyone from moms to presidents have uploaded videos in …

LGBTQI

Some States Are Still Trying To Resist Gay Marriage

County clerks in Texas will be able to turn away gay couples seeking marriage licenses, the state's attorney general Ken Paxton (R) announced on Sunday.<p>Clerks can refuse based on religious objections, Paxton told the Austin American-Statesman, and because the clerks will probably be sued, "numerous …

The Week in Review: Supreme Court Rules on Marriage Equality

Today, the United States Supreme Court legalized same-sex marriage in an historic 5-4 ruling. The decision was quickly celebrated by gay rights advocates across the country, as well as President Obama, who extended his congratulations and support in a phone call on live television.<p>Along with heads …

Tunisia on manhunt for accomplices, British death toll expected to rise

The student who massacred holidaymakers on a Tunisian beach and at a swank resort hotel acted alone during the attack, but had accomplices who …

Kim Jong-un orders new statues to strengthen family cult

Statue demands comes at the end of official three year mourning for death of Kim Jong-il<p>Every county in North Korea has been ordered to erect statues in honour of Kim Il-sung and Kim Jong-il in order to reinforce the cult of obedience and reverence for the Kim family.<p>According to a defector …