Iran says it will break the uranium stockpile limit agreed under nuclear deal in 10 days

(CNN)Iran is ramping up enrichment of low-grade uranium and will pass the limit it is allowed to stockpile under the nuclear deal in 10 days, a spokesman for the Iranian atomic agency announced Monday. After exceeding the limit, Iran will accelerate uranium enrichment to 3.7%, Kamalvandi said — above the 3.67% mandated by the nuclear deal. Enrichment at this percentage is enough to continue powering parts of the country’s energy needs, but not enough to ever build a nuclear bomb. Under the nuclear deal, Iran was permitted to stockpile limited amounts of enriched uranium and heavy water produced in that process, exporting any excess. Doing so has become extremely difficult after the US revoked waivers that allowed Iran to export …

GOP commissioner jokes on Facebook about running over Trump protesters

Brevard County Commissioner Bryan Lober is facing intense backlash for Facebook comments about running over Trump protesters. Lober, a Florida Republican, is also being criticized for saying that if Brevard Democratic Chair Stacey Patel got an abortion hed look the other way as I can only imagine what a scourge on humanity (and on our economy) her offspring would prove to be. He additionally referred to her hypothetical children as a litter. The Orlando Sentinel reports that Lober made the comments on thePolitical Voice of Brevard Countypublic Facebook page, under a post by a page admin joking about Patel raising funds to protest Trump. #socialism cant even fund a protest, it said in part. One person then commented, Word of …

Cloudflares Five-Year Project to Protect Nonprofits Online

In May 2018, the Middle East-focused free speech and information access group Majal suffered a major cyberattack. Someone had managed to infiltrate a Majal Amazon Web Services account, access a content repository and backups, and wipe out six months of user data and posts across the organization's various message boards and social media platforms. "The more time we took trying to figure out what was going on, the more damage the hackers were doing," says Bahrain-based Esra’a Al Shafei, Majal's founder and director. "I remember my heart was beating out of my chest, because this is my life’s work that was falling in front of me—a lot of years of investment, people risking their lives to produce this kind of …

The Edge of Democracy chronicles the downfall of Brazils political leaders

The Edge of DemocracyElenaAs both Costa and the democratic status of Brazil reach their thirties, Costa says she had hoped that [they] would both be standing on solid ground,” but fears the country is moving backward instead. She documents the nations political landscape for the past three decades through both the lens of her personal experience as a working-class citizen and footage of the countrys leaders. In a little over two hours, Costa attempts to deconstruct the nations complicated relationship with democracy, sharing a cautionary tale for any nation struggling with political division and corruption. begins with the creation of Brazil’s Workers’ Party in 1980one of the biggest political movements in Latin American historywhich effectively ended the reign of the …

Jon Stewarts Incredible Speech to Congress on Behalf of 9/11 First Responders

Jon Stewart delivers one of the most impassioned speeches to Congress ever, over health care for the 9/11 first responders during the hearing for reauthorizing the 9/11 victim compensation fund. This speech was given Tuesday and a House panel passed a bill Wednesday to authorize additional funding for the September 11th Victim Compensation Fund until 2090. The bill now heads to the House floor for the full chamber to vote. You can read more about this story on CNN Original Article : HERE ; The Ultimate Survival Food: The Lost Ways

Julian Castro admits Hatch Act ‘mistake,’ calls for Kellyanne Conway’s termination, in Fox News Town Hall

Counselor to the President Kellyanne Conway violated the Hatch Act, a watchdog found Thursday. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta, File) (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta, File) Castro was responding to a question from Katie Couric in an interview that focused on HUD policy before pivoting to the then-upcoming 2016 presidential race. “Now, taking off my HUD hat for a second and just speaking individually, it is very clear that Hillary Clinton is the most experienced, thoughtful, and prepared candidate for President that we have this year,” Castro told Couric. The Obama White House took no action, and OSC did not recommend Castro’s termination. Castro, pressed by Baier, argued that his case was different from Conway’s, primarily because his violation was an isolated …

Hong Kong to push ahead with extradition bill despite mass protests, fears that ‘anyone can disappear’

Hong Kong Secretary for Security John Lee, right, Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam, center, and Secretary of Justice Teresa Cheng listen to reporters questions during a press conference in Hong Kong Monday, June 10, 2019. (AP Photo/Vincent Yu) Organizers told the South China Morning Post than a million people took to the streets of Hong Kong in the largest protest of more than a decade. The demonstrations refocused attention on the former British colony, whose residents have long bristled at what many see as efforts by Beijing to tighten control, and dominated newspaper front pages in a city that allows far more freedom of expression than other parts of China. Hong Kong was guaranteed the right to retain its …

White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders Is Out

Trump confirmed Sanders’ departure in tweets on Thursday, saying the press secretary would be leaving her post by the end of the month and returning to her home state of Arkansas. The president hinted that Sanders might be eying a run for governor. “It’s truly been something that I will treasure forever. It’s the greatest job I’ve ever had. I’ve loved every minute, even the hard minutes,” Sanders said.  “If we can get her to run for the governor of Arkansas, I think she’d do very well. I keep trying to get her to do that,” the president said. The press secretary told reporters on May 10, 2017, that Trump fired Comey after Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein recommended he …

Sciatica SOS Review

What is Sciatica? Sciatica is the term used to describe nerve pain in the buttocks, legs and feet. It is caused when the sciatic nerve – the longest nerve in the body – becomes compressed or irritated. If you’re suffering with pain that radiates down the back of your leg and into your feet, it could be sciatica. Do you prefer a video? Click here to fast view. What is the Sciatic Nerve? The sciatic nerve starts at the lower spine before running through the buttock, down the back of the thigh and into the foot. It’s an important nerve that sends signals from the spinal cord to the entire lower body. Because of its location and length, the sciatic …

Kamala Harris Says Her DOJ Would Likely Pursue Obstruction Charges Against Trump

Kamala Harris (D-Calif.) says that if she is elected president, her administration’s Department of Justice would likely pursue criminal obstruction of justice charges against Donald Trump. The NPR Politics Podcast” in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, Harris said that she believes the department under her presidency “would have no choice and that they should, yes.” Robert Mueller’s extensive report on Russian interference in the 2016 election, which was “There has to be accountability,” Harris said. “I mean look, people might, you know, question why I became a prosecutor. Well, I’ll tell you one of the reasons — I believe there should be accountability. Everyone should be held accountable, and the president is not above the law.” press conference last month that although …

Brexit Party ‘at risk’ of illegal donations

Amounts below that do not have to be declared, but some critics – among them ex-PM Gordon Brown – have said there is no way of telling whether those smaller amounts come from British or foreign sources, and therefore the system may be being abused. How are political parties funded? The Brexit Party topped the polls at last month’s European elections. During the campaign, it said donations of £25 or less had accounted for 90% of its total funding. It raised more than £2m from small donors, thousands of whom paid £25 each to become registered supporters. But Mr Brown suggested the party was getting round the declaration rules by accepting multiple “untraceable” donations directly online. Political parties have 30 …

Overweight Mom Shrinks Waist By 5 Inches Thanks To This Unusual Audio

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Ted Cruz Wants To Work With AOC On A Birth Control Bill, & What?

Zach Gibson/Getty Images News/Getty Images Ted Cruz & Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Could Work Together On Birth Control Legislation By Chelsea Stewart 4 min ago It’s official. The most unlikely alliance in 2019 so far is Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) and Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-New York). In post shared to Twitter on June 12, the senator reached out to the freshman congresswoman regarding her latest argument on contraceptives and proposed teaming up for a new bill. So, Ted Cruz and Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez could work together on birth control. What a curveball, right? And yes, we’re talking about the same Cruz and the same Ocasio-Cortez. The proposal comes just days after Ocasio-Cortez said in a series of Twitter posts that birth control should …

Border War: Los Angeles officials clash with burbs over homeless ‘dumping’

A view of the homeless camp on the Los Angeles side of Venice Blvd. (Andrew O’Reilly/Fox News) These accusations come amid a damning report to local lawmakers that revealed Los Angeles saw a 16 percent increase in its homeless population over last year – soaring to more than 36,000 people living on the streets and landing a blow to Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti and other city officials working to add more affordable housing and social services. Overall in the bigger Los Angeles County, the homeless population rose 12 percent compared with last year’s count, bringing the total population to almost 59,000. “We came down here from Santa Barbara because there are more opportunities for work and it seems like …

Jessica Biel Comes Out as Anti-Vaxx Activist

Tuesday, Robert F. Kennedy Jr., an environmental activist whose recent work has focused increasingly on actress Jessica Biel. In a series of Instagram posts, first reported critiqued by current Governor Gavin Newsom, over official estimations that it would reduce medical exemptions by nearly 40%. Although reports circulated in 2015 that Biel and her husband, Justin Timberlake, did not plan to vaccinate their kids (She feels that vaccination could cause complications, a source insisting it is a struggle to get roles because she is too sexy, was upset about this issue because of its particular cruelty. Kennedy, who takes issue with the label anti-vaxxwhich he deems pharmaceutical propaganda and a liedeclined to align Biel with the controversial movement. I would say …

Tory leader candidates clash over Brexit

Jeremy Hunt, another leadership contender, said the EU would be “willing to negotiate” on the Brexit deal if the UK takes the “right approach”. Speaking on Sky News on Sunday, the foreign secretary said he had spoken with German Chancellor Angela Merkel and suggested she was open to looking at new solutions for the Irish border issue in talks. “She said that […] with a new British prime minister, we would want to look at any solutions you have,” he added. Brexit: All you need to know Where do Conservative leadership candidates stand on Brexit? What’s the plan for a no-deal Brexit? Gove: ‘I was lucky to avoid jail’ Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionEsther McVey defended …