Laura Bush pens scathing column on child separation as part of immigration policy

(CNN)Former first lady Laura Bush spoke out Sunday night about the separation of families on the US border, writing a harsh criticism of the current zero-tolerance immigration policy being enforced under the Trump administration. “Our government should not be in the business of warehousing children in converted box stores or…

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Restaurant sign declaring ‘guns are welcome’ sparks heated debate

A restaurant’s social media post has sparked an intense debate about the 2nd Amendment.  (Riverside Cafe Facebook) A Kansas restaurant has sparked a heated debate on social media after posting a picture to its Facebook page stating, “guns are welcome on our premises.” On Saturday morning, Riverside Cafe in Wichita,…

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Sarah Sanders booted so restaurant could uphold ‘certain standards,’ co-owner says: report

close Video Sarah Sanders says she was kicked out of Virginia restaurant White House press secretary Sarah Sanders says she was kicked out of a Virginia restaurant because she works for President Trump; reaction on ‘Cavuto Live.’ A co-owner of a restaurant that refused to serve White House press secretary…

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Seth MacFarlane ‘Embarrassed’ To Work For Fox After Tucker Carlson Comment

Seth MacFarlane isn’t afraid to say what he thinks, even to the people who sign his checks. MacFarlane, who has produced “Family Guy,” “American Dad!” and “The Orville” for Fox, ripped into the company Saturday after Fox News host Tucker Carlson made a particularly egregious comment on his show. Carlson…

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Friend Says Kate Spade’s Family Seemed ‘Perfect’ Amid Reports Of ‘Relationship Problems’ With Husband

Later reports came out that before her sudden death, the fashion legend and husband Andy Spade were having “relationship problems.” While The Blast said David Spade‘s brother was looking for a new one- or two-bedroom apartment in Manhattan because of marital issues, TMZ added that Andy wanted a divorce, and…

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Politics come to Yelp after restaurant refuses to serve Sarah Sanders

White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders was asked to leave the Red Hen restaurant.Image: Alex Wong/Getty Images The Red Hen restaurant in Lexington, Virginia, is being bombarded with online reviews after refusing to serve Sarah Huckabee Sanders, Donald Trump’s press secretary, and her family. On Friday night, Jaike Foley-Schultz,…

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McDonald’s to ditch plastic straws

Image copyright PA Image caption Paper straws will replace the plastic ones McDonald’s will replace plastic straws with paper ones in all its UK and Ireland restaurants, starting from September. It is the latest company to opt out of some single-use plastic products which can take hundreds of years to…

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The best way to save the planet? Drop meat and dairy | George Monbiot

Farming livestock for food threatens all life on earth, and free-range steak is the worst of all, writes Guardian columnist George Monbiot Whether human beings survive this century and the next, whether other lifeforms can live alongside us: more than anything, this depends on the way we eat. We can…

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