TIJUANA, Mexico (Reuters) – About 150 Central Americans from a “caravan” of migrants in Mexico were camped out early on Monday at the U.S. border, some trapped inside a port of entry between the two countries, as officials barred them from stepping foot on U.S. soil. Members of a caravan of migrants from Central America sleep near the San Ysidro checkpoint after a small group of fellow migrants entered the United States border and customs…"Central American migrants from Mexico ‘caravan’ camp out on U.S. border"
West Ham are three points above the Premier League’s relegation zone West Ham boss David Moyes has been involved in a huge bust up with striker Andy Carroll, according to reports. Carroll, 29, is thought to have been angry at being overlooked on Sunday as West Ham went down to a dismal 4-1 Premier League defeat at home to Manchester City. Football London have claimed the pair were involed in a “heated exchange” at the…"West Ham United FC news: David Moyes and Andy Carroll allegedly involved in “heated exchange” as striker gets overlooked for team"
Austria is investigating the conduct of its UN peacekeepers during an ambush of Syrian policemen that they filmed in the Golan Heights in 2012. A video of the incident, published online by Austria’s Falter weekly, shows gunmen preparing the ambush and the police vehicle coming under fire. The Austrians apparently failed to warn the police of the trap. Source link"Austrian UN peacekeepers investigated over Syria ambush"
The accused Golden State Killer appeared only half aware of what was happening as he was rolled into court in a wheelchair Friday… but was it all an act? Investigators in California say it’s possible Joseph James DeAngelo is faking it. The 72-year-old suspect was reportedly seen riding his motorcycle before his arrest last Wednesday. Neighbors say DeAngelo kept every inch of his lawn well-manicured and built and flew model planes. A boat parked in the driveway outside…"Is Suspect Joseph James DeAngelo Pretending to Be Sickly Old Man?"
Image copyright Getty Images You’re soon going to have to prove you’re 18 or over if you want to watch porn online. It could mean handing over your email address or even credit card details to verify your age. This is because the government is going to make it a legal requirement for all porn sites to introduce age-verification software. It claims the change in the law is to protect children. But there’s confusion as…"Porn: All you need to know about the UK’s porn block for under 18s"
(Reuters Health) – People with rheumatoid arthritis and obesity may be more likely to become disabled than their counterparts who maintain a healthier weight, a U.S. study suggests. Researchers examined data more than 25,000 patients with rheumatoid arthritis. Most were overweight or obese when they joined the study. Those who were severely obese were more likely to report some disability to start with. Over the course of the study, for up to about 15 years,…"Obesity tied to worse disability in rheumatoid arthritis"
JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Anatoly Karpov and Viswanathan Anand, two former world champions, took on dozens of children and teenagers in simultaneous chess games in Jerusalem on Monday as hundreds of onlookers watched. Former Russian chess world champion Anatoly Karpov (R) plays simultaneous matches against tens of Israeli players during an event marking Israel’s 70th anniversary at Jerusalem’s Old City’s Jaffa Gate, April 30, 2018. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun The two Grandmasters were visiting Israel as part of…"Former world champions take on dozens of chess players in Jerusalem"
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – The windfall gains from the tax cuts passed by the U.S. Congress in December have brought back “animal spirits” that encourage risk-taking throughout corporate America, according to some of the participants at the annual Milken Institute Global Conference in California on Monday. House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) speaks at the Milken Institute 21st Global Conference in Beverly Hills, California, U.S., April 30, 2018. REUTERS/Mike Blake “Tax reform in the United…"Benefit of Trump tax cuts overshadowed by technology and misplaced policies: Milken conference speakers"