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French president Macron 'loves holding my hand'

French president Macron 'loves holding my hand'

The row between Macron and General Pierre De Villiers blew up last week when the chief of the defence staff told a parliamentary committee he would not allow the armed forces to be "screwed" by the government's plans to slash 850 million euros ($980 million) from the budget.


Canada's governor general breaks royal protocol by touching the Queen

Canada's governor general breaks royal protocol by touching the Queen

There are many unwritten rules that come along with hanging out with a Royal. David Johnston, who is the British queen's representative in Canada where she is head of state, joined the likes of former USA first lady Michelle Obama in breaching unspoken rules of behavior when meeting the monarch.


Israel reveals its extensive humanitarian operations to help Syrians

Israel reveals its extensive humanitarian operations to help Syrians

The IDF said it provides the aid out of a "moral imperative" as well as the hope that it will create a less hostile environment in Syria, which Israel believes will lead to improved security. Hostilities also regularly escalate as Israel hits targets in Syria in response to alleged cross-border fire incidents. The first film shows outposts known to be affiliated with the Lebanese NGO Green Without Borders, and claims that the organization, ostensibly established to promote agriculture, is ...


A Parrot Really Helped Convict a Woman of Murdering Her Husband

A Parrot Really Helped Convict a Woman of Murdering Her Husband

Glenna Duram, of MI, suffered a head wound in what prosecutors said was a suicide attempt, but survived. She appeared to make a gesture of some sort and mouthed something after the verdict was given. Martin's mother Lillian Duram said: "That bird picks up everything and anything and it's got the filthiest mouth around". "It just isn't good; just isn't good".


Governor Signs New Hampshire Marijuana Decriminalization Bill Into Law

Governor Signs New Hampshire Marijuana Decriminalization Bill Into Law

The Governor also signed a bill that will create a comission to study marijuana; namely, legalization, regulation and how it should be taxed. New Hampshire is the latest state to decriminalize small amounts of marijuana. "There's a lot of collateral damage that's done by arresting people for marijuana", said Representative Renny Cushing (D) when asked about decriminalization back in May of this year.