Protesters gather outside SNL studio ahead of Donald Trump’s controversial appearance

Protesters gather outside SNL studio ahead of Donald Trump’s controversial appearance

Bethania Palma Markus Protesters gathered outside NBC studios at 30 Rockefeller Center in New York on Saturday night to show their anger that GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump was hosting the weekly sketch comedy show Saturday Night Live. Latino groups in particular have been angered by Trump’s appearance on the program, highlighting his racist statements about

Hillary Clinton wants to loosen federal laws to allow medical research on marijuana: report

Hillary Clinton wants to loosen federal laws to allow medical research on marijuana: report

Reuters Hillary Clinton on Saturday called for looser federal regulations governing marijuana, to boost scientific research on a drug that many tout for relieving pain, among other medical benefits, according to media reports. Speaking at a campaign event in Orangeburg, South Carolina, the Democratic presidential candidate said changing U.S. rules would acknowledge the drug’s potential

2,000 British vacationers stranded in Egypt after suspected bomb brought down Russian jetliner return home

2,000 British vacationers stranded in Egypt after suspected bomb brought down Russian jetliner return home

Agence France-Presse Nearly 2,000 British holidaymakers stranded in the Egyptian resort of Sharm el-Sheikh were returning home Saturday after days of uncertainty following the Sinai plane crash. Britain suspended flights to the Red Sea resort on Wednesday after saying it feared a bomb may have brought down the Russian jet that crashed after taking off

Anti-gay pastor wants America to repent for fictional British wizard Harry Potter’s ‘homosexuality’

Anti-gay pastor wants America to repent for fictional British wizard Harry Potter’s ‘homosexuality’

Bethania Palma Markus It may be no surprise that disturbing and extremist views were expressed at the two-day National Religious Liberties Conference, mainly organized by Kevin Swanson, best known for advocating the execution of LGBT people. But of all the unhinged things said at the conference, where GOP presidential candidates Sen. Ted Cruz, Mike Huckabee and Louisiana Gov.

US military takes more aggressive stance to counter ‘Russian aggression’: Secretary of Defense

US military takes more aggressive stance to counter ‘Russian aggression’: Secretary of Defense

Agence France-Presse The United States is adapting its “operational posture” to counter Russian aggression, Defense Secretary Ashton Carter said Saturday. “We are adapting our operational posture and contingency plans as we — on our own and with allies — work to deter Russia’s aggression, and to help reduce the vulnerability of allies and partners,” Carter

Christian youth pastor accused of sexually assaulting multiple victims at California church

Christian youth pastor accused of sexually assaulting multiple victims at California church

Bethania Palma Markus Police in Orange County, California, have arrested a Christian youth pastor after several victims have accused him of sexual assault, KTLA reports. Sean Patrick Aday, 38, was arrested and charged with rape, sodomy, penetration with a foreign object and sexual assault, Orange County Sheriff’s officials told the station. He was arrested Friday and