News: Weekend Reads

Fort McMurray family's celebratory dinner was all set. Then the table went missing

Monday  18:51,   02 april 2018

Handmade by a cousin with wood from the family's Newfoundland property, the custom-made table got lost in transit in its journey to Alberta But the table — made by hand using juniper wood sourced from family property in Newfoundland — is lost in [...]

How Prince William and Kate broke royal protocol over Easter

Monday  17:56,   02 april 2018

Prince William and Kate broke royal protocol over Easter after arriving after the Queen at the Easter service - find out why they were held upKate and William arrived late to the[...]

At Mar-a-Lago, Trump hears from immigration hardliners

Monday  17:56,   02 april 2018

Retreating from the White House for a three-night stay at his Florida estate, President Donald Trump heard this weekend from a parade of allies -- many on the Fox News payroll -- that his base believes he is softening on immigration. It was one[...]

Violence in Cancun, Playa del Carmen and Los Cabos threatens Mexico's tourism industry

Sunday  01:31,   01 april 2018

Reports about crime and tourist tragedies have made recent headlines as the violence plaguing Mexico erupts in cities popular with foreign visitors. Incidents causing concern in Cancún and outlying Quintana Roo state range from bars allegedly[...]

The Internet Cannot Handle Brooke Shields's Latest Bikini Instagram

Sunday  01:31,   01 april 2018

<p>Of course, while someone's health can't be determined simply by their appearance, Brooke Shields at 52 is glowing in her latest snaps.</p>For decades, Brooke Shields has been known for her enviable eyebrows and dedication to Calvin[...]

Here’s Why Melania Trump Always Poses with Her Mouth Open

Saturday  18:06,   31 march 2018

It’s 2018, and selfie is an actual word in the dictionary—so it’s safe to say you likely have a preferred method for posing for the camera.&nbsp;Regularly used by celebrities on the red carpet, the fish gape is a facial pose where the top and[...]

Laura Ingraham Says She’ll Take Planned Vacation Amidst Controversy

Saturday  18:06,   31 march 2018

Laura Ingraham is taking avacation next week. Now the question is whether a controversy swirling around the host will go on hiatus as well.&nbsp;The popular Fox News Channel host  – her “Ingraham Angle” was the fourth most-watched cable-news[...]

Meghan Markle and Queen Elizabeth Are Having a Minor Wedding Planning Disagreement

Saturday  18:06,   31 march 2018

Meghan Markle has a surprising partner in planning her royal wedding, and it’s not Prince Harry. ..“She is very hands-on with everything,” a source told Vanity Fair. “She met with the Queen who wanted to talk through some ideas for flowers and[...]

All the Advertisers Dropping Laura Ingraham After She Mocked Parkland Survivor David Hogg

Friday  21:56,   30 march 2018

At least eight companies have decided to stop advertising on the Fox News show “The Ingraham Angle,” after host Laura Ingraham mocked Parkland school shooting survivor David Hogg for not getting into his top choices for college.&nbsp;At least[...]

Minute by minute at Donald Trump’s rambling Ohio ‘infrastructure’ speech

Friday  20:26,   30 march 2018
Toronto Star

Until his speech on Thursday afternoon, U.S. President Donald Trump had not made any public remarks all week. He had a lot to say. And most of it was false, strange, outlandish or confusing.The speech, to Ohio workers, was supposed to be about[...]

‘Heartbroken’ Trump Critic Ann Coulter: He’s a ‘Shallow, Lazy Ignoramus’

Friday  16:31,   30 march 2018
The Daily Beast

‘Heartbroken’ Trump Critic Ann Coulter: He’s a ‘Shallow, Lazy Ignoramus’“I knew he was a shallow, lazy ignoramus, and I didn’t care,” Coulter admitted to an audience largely composed of College Republicans and a few hecklers at Columbia University[...]

Facing boycott, Laura Ingraham apologizes for taunting Parkland teen over college rejections

Friday  16:31,   30 march 2018
The Washington Post

At least half a dozen companies have responded to David Hogg's call to boycott Ingraham's Fox News show.David Hogg, the 17-year-old high school senior who has become a gun-control activist, mustered the collective power of social media — and [...]

Mueller just drew his most direct line to date between the Trump campaign and Russia

Thursday  05:27,   29 march 2018
The Washington Post

The filing says an aide of Paul Manafort and Rick Gates was tied to Russian intelligence “and had such ties in 2016.”That line is drawn in a new court filing related to the upcoming sentencing of London attorney Alex van der Zwaan. Van der Zwaan has [...]

‘Aggressive’ passenger may have to pay plane’s fuel bill after causing emergency landing

Thursday  05:26,   29 march 2018

A Canadian man may be charged $17,450 after his drunken and disorderly behavior caused an airplane to make an emergency return to the airport.Charalabos Nassios pleaded guilty to charges of assault, mischief and uttering threats during the[...]

Top divorce firm is suddenly taking Melania Trump jokes seriously

Thursday  04:55,   29 march 2018
New York Daily News

Another day, another joke at Melania Trump’s expense — this time from divorce lawyersWhen celebrity divorce attorney Susan Moss did her impression of Melania in front of the Women’s Bar Association at a fall conference in Colorado, she couldn't have [...]