Piers Morgan has laughed in the face of a petition calling him to be sacked from Good Morning Britain over comments he made about the transgender community. Musician Kennedy called for the presenter to be sacked for his 'dangerous dehumanisation of transgender and non-binary individuals'. His petition, which now has more than 12,000 signatures, was started in response to Piers's claim he is identifying as a 'two-spirit penguin' in a debate about non-binary gender.
ABC News showed a fake video purportedly showing the bombing of Syria by Turkish forces, Sunday, before apologizing for its mistake. read more
Karabekian: Portland Police say a prominent anti-fascist activist was killed early Saturday near Cider Riot, a Northeast Portland club and a popular gathering spot for left-wing protestors. read more
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) " California Gov. Gavin Newsom on Friday signed a law that will make the state the first to allow employers, co-workers and teachers to seek gun violence restraining orders against other people. The bill was vetoed twice by former governor Jerry Brown, a Democrat, and goes beyond a measure that he signed allowing only law enforcement officers and immediate family members to ask judges to temporarily take away peoples' guns when they are deemed a danger to themselves or others.
TURKISH-SYRIAN BORDER " Syrian government troops were headed north toward the Turkish border Monday after the Kurds called on Damascus and Moscow for military assistance to repel advancing Turkish forces, according to Syrian state media and a human-rights monitoring group. -Saphora Smith and Mac William Bishop (NBC)