Scientists: Extinct volcano awakens, could erupt ‘at any moment’
A sizable eruption could also affect the climate in “completely different parts of the world,” he said. Ash released by the eruption could spread beyond Russia, disrupting air travel.
Medieval diseases spreading in Los Angeles prove twisted Democrat priorities endanger public health
Americans don’t have to look as far as Venezuela to see the massive failure of a government incapable of delivering the basics of what people need from their government. A brief look at California shows how the twisted priorities of Democrat political leadership are creating a dangerous environment for the residents of the Golden State. In a throwback to medieval times, Los Angeles is facing an infectious disease epidemic caused by flea-borne disease linked to rat-infested streets. Last October, the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health issued a health alert surrounding an outbreak of flea-borne typhus in the homeless population in downtown Los Angeles.
One out of 25 people on Earth have a sexually transmitted disease
More than 1 million new cases of sexually transmitted diseases are contracted every day around the planet, according to the World Health Organization. The group released research Thursday saying there are more than 376 million new cases annually of four infections — chlamydia, gonorrhea, trichomoniasis, and syphilis. That breaks down to one out of every 25 people globally.
Ukrainian president says he’s open to peace talks with Russia, commits to NATO membership
Ukraine’s president said he is ready to negotiate with Russia to end the war in eastern Ukraine, but he also reaffirmed his country’s course toward NATO membership — a move strongly opposed by Moscow. Volodymyr Zelenskiy made the comments on June 4 during a visit to Brussels, where he met with top European Union and NATO officials as part of his first foreign trip as president.
Filipino sources: US-made drones monitor South China Sea
The United States is selling more drones to the Philippines, which will be used in part to monitor the Chinese presence in the disputed South China Sea, Filipino sources said Thursday. The U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) last week announced an order for 34 ScanEagle unmanned aerial vehicles on behalf of the Philippines, Malaysia, Indonesia and Vietnam at a total price tag of U.S. $47.9 million.
Russia to provide Turkey with S-400 in two months
The head of Russian state conglomerate Rostec, Sergei Chemezov, said on Friday that Russia would start delivering S-400 missile systems to Turkey in two months, Reuters reports, citing the Interfax news agency. Chemezov added that Russia had finished instructing Turkish specialists on the use of the S-400.
Hell freezes over as Jim Acosta, Joe Scarborough praise Trump’s D-Day speech
President Trump’s speech on Thursday honoring the brave Allied fighters who “stood in the fires of hell” on the 75th anniversary of D-Day drew unexpected acclaim from two of his biggest mainstream media critics: CNN’s Jim Acosta and MSNBC’s Joe Scarborough.
Former US defense official: We know UFOs are real – here’s why that’s concerning
“We know that UFOs exist. This is no longer an issue,” he said. “The issue is why are they here? Where are they coming from and what is the technology behind these devices that we are observing?”
Venezuela crisis: Four million have fled the country, UN says
More than four million Venezuelans have fled their country amid an economic and humanitarian crisis, UN agencies say. The pace of people fleeing has “skyrocketed” since the end of 2015, with around one million leaving in the last seven months alone, they found. The agencies said countries hosting the migrants and refugees were in “urgent need” of international support.
US-Mexico talks: Agreement to avoid tariffs reached, says Trump
Mexico has agreed to take “unprecedented steps” to help stem the flow of migrants to the US in order to avoid trade tariffs threatened by President Donald Trump. Mr Trump revealed that a deal had been reached to suspend the tariffs “indefinitely” in a series of tweets. He had threatened to implement import duties of 5%, rising every month, unless Mexico acted to curb migration.
Anger at Palestinian ministers’ secret 67% pay rises
The UN has condemned the cash-strapped Palestinian Authority after it emerged that ministers in the previous cabinet secretly gave themselves 67% pay rises. Leaked documents showed their monthly salaries were increased in 2017 from $3,000 (£2,360) to $5,000 (£3,930). UN Middle East peace envoy Nickolay Mladenov said such moves “defy logic and anger people” when Palestinians were struggling with economic hardship.
Large Ebola outbreaks new normal, says WHO
The world is entering “a new phase” where big outbreaks of deadly diseases like Ebola are a “new normal”, the World Health Organization has warned. Previous Ebola outbreaks affected relatively small numbers of people. But the Democratic Republic of Congo is dealing with the second largest outbreak ever, just three years after the world’s largest one ended.
Big Tech unfazed by antitrust threat
Big companies living under the shadow of looming antitrust investigations typically tread warily, careful not to give regulators too many ideas — but…Big Tech isn’t using that playbook. What’s happening: Despite reports that regulators are interested in probing Big Tech’s behavior, Google, Facebook, Amazon and Apple charged ahead this week with acquisitions, software integrations and other grand new programs.
ISIS plotted to smuggle terrorists into the US over the Mexico border to launch terror attacks, captured jihadi reveals
A CAPTURED ISIS fighter has made a chilling confession detailing how the terrorist group planned on exploiting vulnerabilities in the US border with Mexico to take advantage of smuggling routes and to target financial institutions. Abu Henricki, a Canadian with dual Trinidadian citizenship, said that he was sought out to attack the US from a route starting in Central America.
Putin stands by China, criticizes U.S., in trade, Huawei disputes
Aggressive U.S. tactics such as a campaign against Chinese telecoms firm Huawei will lead to trade wars – and possibly real wars – Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Friday, in a show of solidarity with China alongside its leader Xi Jinping. In some of his strongest words on the subject, Putin accused Washington of “unbridled economic egoism”.
Can prayers keep hurricanes away? In Key West, many residents count on it
Kay Thomas knows she can’t do much when a hurricane is approaching the Florida Keys. She can stock up on supplies, evacuate from the island chain, or ride it out like she did during 2017’s Hurricane Irma — which spared her hometown of Key West but severely damaged Keys neighborhoods to the north. But there is one thing she does at the start of each hurricane season: pray.
Weak U.S. employment report raises red flag on economy
U.S. job growth slowed sharply in May and wages rose less than expected, raising fears that a loss of momentum in economic activity could be spreading to the labor market, which could put pressure on the Federal Reserve to cut interest rates this year. The broad cool-off in hiring reported by the Labor Department on Friday was before a recent escalation in trade tensions between the United States and two of its major trading partners, China and Mexico.
Pastor Arrested for Preaching Against Homosexuality
Pastor David Lynn of Christ Forgiveness Ministries was arrested on June 4, 2019, for preaching the gospel publicly in Toronto, Canada. The neighborhood he was preaching in was Church-Wellesley Village. This neighborhood is known to be a place where many of the LGBTQ community in Toronto reside. His ministry is currently on an outdoor preaching tour throughout the 22 districts of Toronto. June 4, happened to be the day they scheduled for that district.
Plan B Morning-After Pill Flying Off Shelves As States Move To Tighten Abortion Laws
With the battle over abortion heating up, some pharmacists say the Plan B morning-after pill is flying off the shelves. They say they’re having trouble keeping the over-the-counter medication in stock.
Powerful CRISPR upgrade uses ‘jumping genes’ to directly insert DNA
The CRISPR genome editing technology currently revolutionising biology may soon become even powerful. A new variant of the method based on “jumping genes” could make it much easier to insert pieces of DNA into genomes.
Month’s worth of rain in 24 hours hits parts of U.S. Gulf Coast, at least one person killed
A month’s worth of rain hit parts of Texas and Louisiana in just 24 hours on June 5 to June 6, 2019, causing flash flooding and leaving at least one person dead. At least 4 tornadoes touched down in Louisiana.
Storm Miguel kills three after overturning rescue ship off French coast
A rescue boat has overturned in the Atlantic off the west coast of France leaving three crew dead, amid winds of up to 129 km/h (80 mph).
Scottish Children forced to pray inside a mosque against their will – Multiculturalism?
SCOTLAND: public school forces Christian students to recite Islamic prayers and perform Wudu (ritual washing) at a mosque.
Teen Vogue Writer Explains How To Get An Abortion Without Parental Consent
A Teen Vogue writer explained to teenaged readers how to get abortions without parental consent in a question and answer post Thursday.
Twitter suspends ‘God’ for condemning Catholic sex abusers
Even “God” can’t escape the wrath of Twitter. “God,” using the handle @TheTweetOfGod, posted a tweet about Catholic bishops and sex abuse.
Teen Wanted Her 5th Abortion So She Wouldn’t be Pregnant at Prom
Late-term abortions are not being done to protect women’s health, former abortionist Dr. Anthony Levatino said this week.
JOONDEPH: Democrats Are Turning America’s Big Cities Into Petri Dishes For Disease
Petri dishes are small plastic containers filled with nutrients facilitating the growth of bacteria for culture and identification. In keeping with America’s theme of super-sizing everything, we now have petri dishes large enough to be measured in square miles.
Transgender Teacher Accused of Showing ‘Coming Out’ Video to 5-Year-Olds
A transgender teacher is accused of inappropriate conduct after showing a “coming out” video to every child in the elementary school where he worked.
WALSH: How The Left Is Normalizing Pedophilia Right In Front Of Our Eyes | Daily Wire
Twitter just announced that it has “zero tolerance” for child sexual exploitation, yet it has allowed this video from Vice, both portraying and glorifying child sexual exploitation, to remain on its platform. The Vice video is a fun and whimsical look at the “community” of young boys who dress in women’s clothing and dance for the perverted entertainment of adults.
Act of War! Key Mexican Senator Calls For the Invasion of the 10 American States
For the record, I come from immigrants. America needs immigrants to supplement its falling birth rate of 1.7, in which 2.1 is needed. However, desiring immigration does not mean advocating for the present invasion of our border and the threat that this poses to our country.