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Trump Signs Executive Order To Impose Sanctions On Turkey
President Donald Trump on Monday signed an executive order to impose sanctions and visa bans on top members of the Turkish government as punishment for a Turkish offensive into Syria that Trump personally gave a green light to earlier this month. The U.S. will place sanctions on three of Turkey s most powerful officials the ministers of defense, energy and interior and its departments of defense and energy, Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin said Monday. To ...
Huffington Post - Tue. Oct 15
Elton John Calls Michael Jackson A 'Disturbing Person To Be Around'
Elton John did not mince words when describing his interactions with the late pop star Michael Jackson , calling him disturbing to be around. In an excerpt of John s memoir, Me, reported by several outlets, John wrote that Jackson was the most adorable kid you could imagine but later began sequestering himself away from reality. God knows what was going on in his head, and God knows what prescription drugs he was being pumped full of, but every time I saw ...
Huffington Post - Tue. Oct 15
William Barr Attacked Progressive Prosecutors. His Virginia Neighbors May Just...
HERNDON, Va. Attorney General William Barr said it s dangerous to public safety to elect progressive prosecutors who style themselves as social justice reformers. Next month, his neighbors in suburban Virginia might do just that. Steve Descano is the Democratic nominee for commonwealth s attorney in Fairfax County, where Barr resides. In June s primary, Descano beat longtime incumbent Ray F. Morrogh, who had not faced a primary challenger since he was firs ...
Huffington Post - Tue. Oct 15
Transgender Activist, Comedian Referenced By Dave Chappelle Dies By Suicide
Transgender activist and comedian Daphne Dorman has died at 44. Dorman, of San Francisco, posted a note to her Facebook page Oct. 11 asking friends and family for forgiveness. Becky Kugler, who identified herself as Dorman s sister, confirmed in the comments of the post that Dorman had taken her own life. It is with great sadness and despair to hand out this information. Sweet, sweet Daphne, Kugler wrote . I so wish we could all have helped you through you ...
Huffington Post - Tue. Oct 15
John Bolton Instructed Aide To Warn White House Lawyers About Rudy Giuliani: R...
Former national security adviser John Bolton was so concerned about Rudy Giuliani s efforts to pressure Ukraine for political help that he ordered an aide to warn White House attorneys about his behavior. According to a series of reports on Monday evening, Fiona Hill, the Trump administration s former top Russia adviser, was instructed to notify the chief lawyer for the National Security Council that Giuliani, Trump s personal attorney, was working on a sh ...
Huffington Post - Tue. Oct 15
Dead Man Gets Last Laugh At His Funeral With An Unexpected Prank
A man in Dublin, Ireland, decided to inject a little humor into his funeral Saturday by playing a prank on his loved ones. Shay Bradley, a Defense Forces veteran who died Oct. 8 after a long illness bravely borne according to his obituary, shocked then delighted funeralgoers when they suddenly heard his voice shouting from his coffin as it was being lowered into the ground. Hello Hello. Hello Let me out stunned attendees heard in a prerecorded message that ...
Huffington Post - Tue. Oct 15
Acupuncture Eases Hot Flashes For Half Of All Women, Study Finds
Hot flashes which last an average of 7.4 years can be cut in frequency by almost half for about 50 percent of women with the help of eight weeks of acupuncture treatment, according to the scientists at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center. In a report published in the Sept. 28 issue of the journal, Menopause, scientists reported that about half the women in the Wake Forest study experienced an easing in the frequency of hot flashes, while half did not. Women ...
Huffington Post - Mon. Oct 14
Food For The Soul
Food is really and truly the most effective medicine. Dr. Joel Fuhrman I was having a conversation with a new medical doctor at the clinic where I worked one day. We were discussing my radio program, and I had mentioned that some of my recent interviews were with nutritional experts, including speaker and author of the bestseller, Eat To Live , Dr. Joel Fuhrman and national speaker, rehabilitation specialist, and founder of Fully Alive Today , Dr. Scott St ...
Huffington Post - Mon. Oct 14
Kathy Griffin Slams Pro-Trump Video That Shows Her And Others Killed
Comedian Kathy Griffin , who lost friends and nearly her career for posing with a fake decapitated head of President Donald Trump , lashed out against a fabricated video shown at a Trump resort rally that depicts the president shooting and stabbing members of the media and political foes. Griffin is included in the carnage. Toward the end of the clip, CNN is shown attacking her with what appears to be an ax. Im depicted as being murdered by The President o ...
Huffington Post - Mon. Oct 14
Sam Donaldson Shows How Quickly Senate GOP Could Turn On Trump If He's Impeached
Sam Donaldson isn t buying into the notion that a Republican-controlled Senate would never vote to convict President Donald Trump if he s impeached. While few GOP lawmakers have shown any indication of abandoning the president, the longtime TV journalist told CNN s Reliable Sources that could change in a hurry in one set of circumstances. If polls keep trending toward impeachment, Trump won t be able to count on Senate Republicans to save him, he said. Don ...
Huffington Post - Mon. Oct 14
How To Undermine Democracy Using This One Simple Trick
At first, Tom Steyer s late bid for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination hardly made a ripple in Washington. The little-known billionaire threw his hat into the ring on July 9, months after a crowded lineup of other Democrats had hit the campaign trail running. He seemed to drop in out of nowhere. But within a matter of weeks, 62-year-old Steyer was polling at an astonishing 7 in early caucus and primary states surpassing Kamala Harris, Pete Buttigi ...
Huffington Post - Mon. Oct 14
Peter Wehner Has Damning Theory For Why Trump Supporters Won't Turn On Him
Peter Wehner said there s a reason why many of President Donald Trump s most loyal supporters won t turn on him. It is almost like a hermetically sealed world, Wehner said on CNN s Reliable Sources. Facts are like BBs, they re just bouncing off of a brick wall. They just don t penetrate. Wehner, who served in the administrations of presidents Ronald Reagan and George H.W. Bush and as a senior aide in the White House of President George W. Bush , said it co ...
Huffington Post - Mon. Oct 14