Trump EPA Official Who Fought Coal Cleanup Arrested On Criminal Ethics Charges

Trump administration was arrested on Thursday for multiple criminal ethics violations. emissions from smokestacks owned by a subsidiary, AL.com reported. According to The Associated Press, Glenn was receiving money and soliciting something of value from a “principal, lobbyist or subordinate,” per AL.com. Even after Glenn began working as an EPA administrator, he continued to communicate with Alabama environmental officials about the cleanup site, according to Mother Jones magazine. Jeff Sessions, whose office worked closely with the company and its powerful …

Reality Check: Your Dog Is Terrible For The Environment

Lyla is a pug, a very popular type of dog. She’s also a vegan. Her owner has stopped feeding her meat, a decision becoming more common among pet owners in the U.S. as people’s rising interest in meatless diets spreads to their pets. Lyla belongs to Myron Lyskanycz, CEO of the pet food company Halo. The business has sold both meat and vegan ranges of pet food for six years, and its meat-free products now account for 20 percent of …

ISIS is back and ‘expanding and building its strength’ around the world: expert

But last week’s knife rampage in Melbourne has served as a reminder that the threat is still real. CLICK HERE FOR MORE FROM THE SUN Professor of global Islamic politics Greg Barton at Australia’s Deakin University has warned the world not to be complacent. “We lulled ourselves into a false sense of security,” he told news.com.au. “They are not controlling a caliphate now but unfortunately they are still a very potent force.” This story originally appeared in The Sun. For more from …

Little Mix strip naked to show insults

“We’re talking about stuff we’ve wanted to speak about for ages,” Jesy says. “We’ve all suffered from body confidence and negative comments, and up until now we didn’t really have a song we felt addressed everything we needed to.” We have loved sharing all these incredible, inspirational women and their stories with you. And we have a little surprise 👀 A few months ago, we invited all the women to be a part of our brand new music video for …

The mighty women of World War I

(CNN)Some 100 years ago, a woman in Pittsburgh or St. Denis in France or Petrograd, Russia, might have awakened at dawn, while her young children slept, to prepare for her first shift at a nearby munitions factory. Her husband, off fighting in World War I, had left her to test the limits of her own physical ability, as she provided food, shelter, warmth for her family, sometimes confronting great physical danger at work — perhaps, for example, hanging suspended to …

Russian accused of online fraud and wanted by the United States arrested in Bulgaria

(CNN)A Russian citizen accused of online fraud involving millions of dollars has been arrested in Varna, Bulgaria, on a warrant issued by the United States and is awaiting extradition proceedings, according to a statement by the Varna District Court issued Thursday. The defendant and his accomplices are accused of tricking advertisers into making payments for fake online traffic to their websites and ads, which was generated by software that they created to resemble real users browsing the internet. 5 ways …

Macron, after meeting with Trump, says he doesn’t conduct ‘diplomacy through tweets’

(CNN)In an exclusive interview on “Fareed Zakaria GPS,” French President Emmanuel Macron said he prefers “having direct discussion” rather than discussing diplomacy through tweets with President Donald Trump. Macron: Trump and I both outsiders to politics Trump arrived in Paris on Saturday for a 48-hour visit. Besides conducting talks with Macron, Trump will mark the 100th anniversary of the World War I armistice with leaders from across Europe at the Arc de Triomphe on Sunday. In a joint news conference, …

White House announces 7 Presidential Medal of Freedom recipients, among them Elvis, Babe Ruth and Justice Scalia

“This prestigious award is the Nation’s highest civilian honor, which may be awarded by the President to individuals who have made especially meritorious contributions to the security or national interests of the United States, to world peace, or to cultural or other significant public or private endeavors,” the news release said. The White House noted Presley’s accomplishments in the music industry and described him as “an enduring American icon 4 decades after his death.” “Elvis also served nearly 2 years …

The gamer who spent seven years in his dressing gown

His attendance during his GCSEs was 13% but it was the stress of starting A-levels at college, coupled with breaking his ankle, that caused him to withdraw from the outside world completely. Mr Brown, now 24, dropped out of college and spent the following years at home – gaming, in chat rooms and reading about politics. How do you play the game? Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionPlayers earn points by working on the real-life issues they …