Cory Booker Becomes The Latest Presidential Candidate To Release His Tax Returns

Cory Booker (D-N.J.) became the latest Democratic presidential candidate to release his Donald Trump to do the same. He donated 16% of his 2018 income to charities ― a Booker follows Sens. Bernie Sanders and Beto O’Rourke in the decision to release tax returns.  not abide by House Democrats’ request for the documents, leaving it up to courts to decide whether the Treasury Department must comply with tax disclosure laws. Download Original Article : HERE ; This post was curated & posted using : RealSpecific

Coffee waste ‘could replace palm oil’

Waste bill Mr Moore told BBC Radio’s Good Morning Scotland programme: “About 60% of a cafe’s waste is about coffee grounds. “In Scotland, that amounts to about 40,000 tonnes a year – across the UK, more than half a million tonnes. “And coffee grounds are so heavy that it takes their waste bill through the roof.” Explaining the idea behind his Revive Eco company, Mr Moore said: “There are oils in coffee with a wide range of uses in different industries – cosmetics pharmaceuticals, food and drink, household products – you name it, there’s probably a use there. “We’re developing a process to extract and purify these oils.” Image caption The entrepreneurs said oil extracted from used coffee grounds could …

The Marvel Cinematic Universe explained

SPOILER ALERT! This article contains details of the plots of some Marvel films, including recent releases. What is the Marvel Cinematic Universe? The Marvel Cinematic Universe – or MCU for short – is the shared place where all 22 films featuring the comic book characters are set. What order should I watch the films in? We suggest you watch the films in chronological order, rather than the order in which the films were released. Handily, in the book Marvel Studios: The First 10 Years, Marvel released an official MCU timeline to help you do just that. We’ve added the films released since that book came out and voila, here is a handy diagram to help you organise your Marvel viewing! …

Donald Trump set for state visit in June

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionRemember President Trump’s last UK visit in July 2018? US President Donald Trump will make a three-day state visit to the UK from 3 to 5 June, Buckingham Palace has announced. The president and First Lady Melania Trump will be guests of the Queen and attend a ceremony in Portsmouth to mark 75 years since the D-Day landings. He will also have official talks with the prime minister at Downing Street. Mr Trump previously met the Queen at Windsor Castle when he came to the UK in July 2018 on a working visit. The White House said the upcoming trip would reaffirm the “steadfast and special relationship between the United States and …

Does your dinner come from a ‘dark kitchen’?

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionThe BBC’s Colletta Smith goes inside a “dark kitchen” Your next meal might come from this windswept industrial estate on the banks of the River Irwell. Outside, a handful of drivers wait in their cars. Mopeds and bicycles are stacked in a small pile. All are poised to collect freshly prepared, restaurant quality meals and take them to hungry consumers at home. But this is not a restaurant. It’s a so-called “dark kitchen”. Deliveroo Editions are a cluster of small professional workspaces that allow established eateries to service our insatiable appetite for app delivery without over-stretching existing sites. “The whole idea is to help restaurants expand into new areas without necessarily having …

Two arrested as boy, 6, hurt in shooting

A resident, who asked not to be named, said three masked offenders ran across a pedestrianised area at the end of Ashbourne Road into Deans Road and fled on foot. ‘Reckless act’ The witness said: “I heard two loud bangs and then three guys wearing balaclavas came into the street and I saw one of them put a gun into a bag. “I think two of them were wearing all white. They had what looked like a dark sports bag and they put the gun in that, then ran off.” Det Insp Rod Rose said: “This was a shocking incident where someone has opened fire with a shotgun in the middle of the day. “The motive of this attack is …

John Bolton’s ‘troika of tyranny’ message has its risks

(CNN)Last week, US National Security Adviser John Bolton took direct aim at specific leaders in Latin America, declaring that the “troika of tyranny — Cuba, Venezuela and Nicaragua — is beginning to crumble.” These “three stooges of socialism,” as Bolton calls the leaders of the three countries, are are not the targets of his rhetoric alone. President Donald Trump is implementing direct measures against them, including restrictions on US dollar transactions by banks in Venezuela and Nicaragua, in an effort to cut off finances for the leaders of both countries. When it comes to Cuba, the administration is reversing Obama-era policies designed to support the Cuban people and reinstating a cap on the amount Americans can send to their relatives …

Have the poorest councils had the biggest cuts?

More deprived councils generally end up with higher spending power per household because they get more money from central government to reflect the higher costs of providing services such as social care. Labour said it looked at the spending power of the 10 most deprived council areas, according to an official ranking published every few years by the government – most recently in 2015. They are: Blackpool Knowsley Kingston upon Hull Liverpool Manchester Middlesbrough Birmingham Nottingham Burnley Tower Hamlets Our analysis found that, across England, the median cut to spending power was £297 per household. That is to say, half of councils had bigger cuts than that and half smaller. And there was a big range of cuts. For example, …

Rudy Giuliani To Chris Cuomo: Stop Using The Word ‘Lie’ About President’s Trump Tower Lie

Donald Trump altered a statement to the press about a Trump Tower meeting with a Kremlin-linked attorney to get dirt on Mueller report determined. But when pressed about the “lying” by Rudy Giuliani barked at him not to use the word “lie.” Paul Manafort and Trump’s son-law The president told former White House communications director Hope Hicks to say instead “only that Trump Jr. took a brief meeting and it was about Russian adoption,” according to the Mueller report. The statement dropped any mention of attempting to gather damaging information on Clinton. “Oh please,” Cuomo protested. Cuomo responded: “It was wrong and it was boneheaded to do it.”  Check it out in the video above.