Thousands more children were separated from their parents at the border than was previously known, inspector general says

Thousands more children were separated from their parents at the border than was previously known, inspector general says

Thousands more children were separated from their parents at the US-Mexico border than was previously known — but it’s unclear precisely how many, a federal watchdog announced Thursday. The family separations sparked by the Trump administration’s „zero tolerance” border policy last spring was previously pegged at 2,737 children. In June, a federal judge ordered the…

Thousands of young Trump supporters are gathered in Florida to hear a simple message: the left hates America and ‘destroys everything it touches’

Thousands of young Trump supporters are gathered in Florida to hear a simple message: the left hates America and ‘destroys everything it touches’

WEST PALM BEACH, Florida — Thousands of young Trump supporters are gathered in Florida this week to hear a simple message from some of the most prominent figures on the right today: the left hates America and „destroys everything it touches.” On the first night of the conservative advocacy group Turning Point USA’s annual Student…

‚We are not robots’: Thousands of Amazon workers across Europe are striking on Black Friday over warehouse working conditions

‚We are not robots’: Thousands of Amazon workers across Europe are striking on Black Friday over warehouse working conditions

Thousands of Amazon staff members across Europe were protesting on Black Friday over the way the company treats its warehouse workers. A coalition of unions across Europe coordinated the action, and the British trade union GMB published a video of workers telling Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos „we are not robots” in five different languages. In…

Thousands flee as Guatemala volcano erupts

Thousands flee as Guatemala volcano erupts

Image copyright EPA Almost 4,000 people have been evacuated from the slopes of the Fuego volcano in Guatemala. Image copyright EPA Image caption Firefighters helped people living on the slopes of the volcano to evacuate Image copyright AFP Image caption Many took shelter in a sports stadium where the authorities erected tents The stratovolcano southwest…

At least 9 people dead, thousands of homes destroyed in 3 dangerous wildfires burning across California

At least 9 people dead, thousands of homes destroyed in 3 dangerous wildfires burning across California

Three dangerous wildfires are raging in California. The Butte County Sheriff announced Saturday that 14 additional bodies were recovered — some found in cars and houses — bringing the death toll to 23 so far. The Camp Fire, in northern California, started Thursday morning and quickly charred the entire town of Paradise, which is home…

Thousands evacuated in California wildfire

Thousands evacuated in California wildfire

Image copyright Cal Fire/Twitter Image caption The Camp Fire has burned through 8,000 acres as of Thursday afternoon Thousands of residents are evacuating Northern California as an uncontained, fast-moving wildfire approaches several towns in the Sierra foothills. The Camp Fire, which started early on Thursday near Camp Creek, has been fuelled by strong winds and…

US sends thousands of troops to border

US sends thousands of troops to border

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionTrump and the facts about the migrant caravanThe Pentagon is sending over 5,200 troops to the border with Mexico as thousands of Central American migrants walk towards the US in a caravan. General Terrence O’Shaughnessy said Operation Faithful Patriot would focus on Texas, Arizona and California. President…

Thousands protest Rome’s run-down state

Thousands protest Rome’s run-down state

Image copyright AFP/Getty Image caption The hashtag „romadicebasta” (Rome says enough) has been trending on social media Thousands of people have taken to the streets of Rome to protest at the Italian capital’s run-down state. Demonstrators gathered outside the city hall to denounce Mayor Virginia Raggi for failing to tackle issues including uncollected rubbish and…

Thousands mourn Ukraine rebel leader

Thousands mourn Ukraine rebel leader

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Alexander Zakharchenko was killed in a bombing at a cafe in Donetsk Tens of thousands of people have gathered in eastern Ukraine to mourn a Russian-backed separatist leader who was killed in a bomb attack on Friday. Alexander Zakharchenko, 42, died in the explosion at a cafe in the rebel…