Bernie Sanders ‘disgusted’ after man unfurls Nazi flag at Arizona rally

Man has been identified as a far-right stunt-activists who posts offensive material to YouTube a local far-right stunt activist who posts offensive material on YouTube, was quickly escorted out of the Sanders rally. The man is reportedly very active online as a stunt activist, frequently posting videos of himself infiltrating events for Jewish and Muslim organizations on his eponymous YouTube channel. A spokesman for YouTube told the Guardian it had terminated the channel on Friday for violating the platforms terms of service agreement, which bans content promoting violence or hatred against individuals or groups. The Anti-Defamation League, an organisation that tracks antisemitism, recorded 1,879 acts of antisemitism in 2018, with a dramatic increase in physical assaults, including the deadliest attack …

Milwaukee shooting: five dead at Molson Coors campus after employee opens fire

Police identify attacker as 51-year-old man but offer no immediate motive An employee opened fire at the Milwaukee campus of Molson Coors on Wednesday, killing five fellow workers before taking his own life, police said. Police identified the man responsible for the shooting at one of the worlds largest brewers of beer as a 51-year-old Milwaukee man who died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound. There were five individuals who went to work today, just like everybody goes to work, and they thought they were going to go to work, finish their day and return to their families. They didnt and tragically they never will, the Milwaukee mayor, Tom Barrett, said. Authorities offered no immediate motive for the attack. Speaking at …

Four years, two continents: a gay Chinese couple’s journey for a surrogate son

Li and Xu fell in love in a country where gay marriage and surrogacy are illegal. Their struggle and success is part of a growing trend Before Qiguang Li could pass through customs and step on to US soil for the first time, he faced a three-hour detention where he learned that he needed to be more candid about his identity. It was September 2015, after a long flight from Shanghai to Los Angeles. Li came with another man, Wei Xu, who asked a US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officer whether the two of them could go through the border screening together. Whats your relationship? asked the officer. They said they were friends. Then you cant. So Xu went …

Harvey Weinstein trial: deliberations to resume after jurors signal they are split

Jury sent a note on Friday asking if it was permissible to be hung on one or both counts of predatory sexual assault Jurors at asking if it was permissible to be hung on one or both counts of predatory sexual assault against the disgraced movie mogul while reaching a unanimous verdict on lesser charges. The judge ordered the jury to try to reach a consensus, but the query still sparked speculation that the trial could end with a partial verdict by the end of Monday or else lurch forward with no clear end in sight. Previous notes suggested that jurors were focused on a key aspect of both predatory sexual assault counts the Sopranos actor Annabella Sciorras allegations that …