Buttigieg says he won’t be the first gay president if elected

Mayor Pete Buttigieg doesn’t believe he’ll be the first gay president if elected in 2020. “I would imagine we’ve probably had excellent presidents who were gay — we just didn’t know which ones,” he told “Axios on HBO.” “I mean, statistically, it’s almost certain.” Asked if he possibly knew which commander-in-chief wasn’t straight, the Democratic hopeful said: “My gaydar even […]

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Australian gangsters are travelling overseas and selling ice

‘Bling, fancy cars and motorbikes’: Notorious Australian gangs are setting up overseas chapters and wreaking havoc by selling ice and stirring up violence Australian gangsters and deportees are joining illegal drugs trade in NZ  They are blamed for the increased gang violence and changing the landscape  The drugs syndicates in NZ are attracting new members through social media  The annual […]

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From the Archives: Nixon campaign allegations

First published in the Sydney Morning Herald on August 28, 1972 WASHINGTON, Sunday. — Charges that President Nixon's Reelection Committee apparently broke the law in its handling of campaign contributions were referred today to the US Attorney – General, Mr Richard Kleindienst. The Justice Department referred the report which was from a watchdog agency of Congress — the General Accounting […]

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Carrie Symonds is set to move to No 10

Carrie is set to move to No 10: How Boris Johnson spends evenings painting with his girlfriend and will marry her once he’s divorced (but she’s never called him ‘Bozzie Bear’!) Boris Johnson’s girlfriend Carrie Symonds says she identifies with ‘Ginger Spice’ Friends of the couple say they are the perfect ‘love match’ and paint in evenings They intend to […]

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Why We Smile at Men Who Sexually Harass Us

The following post was originally published on Medium. “Why do you always engage them? If you didn’t engage them, they wouldn’t keep talking to you.” It is nighttime and it is bitterly cold and I’m at a bus stop with my then-boyfriend. We’ve just left a performance of some sort and are trying to get home but our evening has […]

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V&A ‘infantilises’ visitors with warning signs at a history exhibition

V&A is accused of treating visitors like children by putting up signs warning ‘this display confronts uncomfortable truths about the past’ at its exhibition on the history of British humour EXCLUSIVE: Plaques are for an exhibition on comedy called Laughing Matters It covers comedy’s role through history – from Victorian times to the present   Critic said the signs treated visitors […]

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Teen repeatedly stabbed middle school principal in chest during graduation practice: report

Fox News Flash top headlines for June 14 Fox News Flash top headlines for June 14 are here. Check out what’s clicking on Foxnews.com A New Jersey teen repeatedly stabbed a middle school principal in the chest with a folding knife during a Friday morning graduation practice, police said. Union School Principal Kurt Schweitzer was leading the eighth-grade graduation rehearsal in […]

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NYC man dies during liposuction at Dominican Republic clinic

A New York City restaurant worker died while undergoing liposuction at a clinic in the Dominican Republic — and his mom is calling on US authorities to investigate his death  amid the slew of Americans dying  in the country. Manuel Nuñez, 28, of Upper Manhattan died Tuesday after he scheduled his third liposuction procedure in his native country with a […]

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