French Government Resigns Ahead Of New Prime Minister Appointment

French President Emmanuel Macron appoints new prime minister after government resigns. Macron said the government’s resignation was necessary to create a “new path” forward for his presidency. Top civil servant Jean Castex is France’s new prime minister. Castex is a senior civil servant who has held several posts in local, regional and national governments. In…

UK Makes Citizenship Offer To Residents Of Hong Kong

Up to three million Hong Kong residents are to be offered the chance to settle in the UK and ultimately apply for citizenship, Boris Johnson has said. The PM said Hong Kong’s freedoms were being violated by a new security law and those affected would be offered a “route” out of the former UK colony….

Questions Mount Over Vanessa Guillén Disappearance

The U.S. Army says it has a suspect in custody in connection with the disappearance of Vanessa Guillén, a missing 20-year-old Fort Hood soldier whose family says her remains were likely found in a shallow grave near the Texas Army base. A second suspect in the case — a soldier who the Guillén family lawyer…

Zuckerburg Hits Back At Facebook Boycott

An advertising boycott of Facebook continues to grow, and Mark Zuckerberg shows no sign of backing down. The campaign, involving some of the world’s biggest companies, calls on Facebook to do more about hate speech and misinformation. Mark Zuckerburg says he thinks the brands will be back “soon enough” and that Facebook’s policies won’t change….

Cop Called Suspect A Racial Slur.

Police unions are facing backlash across the country and experts say in many cities their contracts protect police from being held accountable for bad behavior. (📹: CNN)