Federal judge says DOJ can’t swap out its legal team in census case

(CNN)A federal judge in New York said on Tuesday that the Justice Department cannot swap out its legal team in the census citizenship question case. Furman also may review requests from the plaintiffs to issue sanctions in the case because administration witnesses allegedly weren’t truthful, and to stop the administration from making any changes to the census. Requests for changes of lawyers in civil cases are almost always allowed, making Furman’s ruling Tuesday even more surprising in a case that …

Stranger Things 3 review still frightening as hell, but far more fun

Its 1985, and the gangs hormones are running rampant as is a new monster more scary than a spiral perm. Prepare for a pacy, racy time back in Hawkins There is a scene in 30 Rock where Jenna gets cast not, as she first assumes, as a main protagonist on Gossip Girl, but as one of their mothers. She has to lie down as her daughter wails Oh, mother, I cant believe youre dying of old age. Dont cry for …

Revealed: rampant deforestation of Amazon driven by global greed for meat

Investigation exposes how Brazils huge beef sector continues to threaten health of worlds largest rainforest The cows grazed under the midday Amazon sun, near a wooden bridge spanning a river. It was an idyllic scene of pastoral quiet, occasionally broken by a motorbike growling on the dirt road that cuts through part of the Lagoa do Triunfo cattle farm to a nearby community. But this pasture is land that the farm has been forbidden to use for cattle since 2010, …

Sarah Jessica Parker Called Agent About ‘Big Movie Star’ Sexually Harassing Her

Sarah Jessica Parker revealed recently that a prominent co-star The NPR’s “Fresh Air” in a show broadcast last week (listen below) that she didn’t take stock of her uncomfortable dealings with men in show business until several months ago, well after the first wave of “I started recognizing countless experiences of men behaving poorly, inappropriately, and all the ways that I had made it possible to keep coming to work or to remain on set, or to simply … just push …

What do we know about Archie’s christening?

George was christened when he was three months old, Charlotte was only nine weeks and Louis was 11 weeks, while Archie will be exactly two months old on 6 July. Harry was baptised at St George’s Chapel, Windsor Castle, on 21 December 1984 when he was three months and six days old. George was the first future monarch in modern times not to be baptised at Buckingham Palace, with the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge choosing the intimate Chapel Royal …

Gauff, Barty out as Serena, Nadal, Djokovic, Federer win on Wimbledon’s ‘Manic Monday’

(CNN)Wimbledon’s “Manic Monday” hardly disappoints and so it continued in 2019. Think they don’t have a chance? Well Nishikori beat 20-time grand slam winner Federer the last time they played, and Querrey upended 18-time major champion Nadal in their last duel. But Coco Gauff’s Wimbledon fairytale finally came to an end with a defeat by former world No. 1 Simona Halep. Gauff beaten by Halep The 15-year-old American qualifier had taken the tournament by storm after her first-round win against …

Harry Potter beach camping ban plan sparks row

Popular with surfers and holiday-makers, it also provided the backdrop for scenes in the Harry Potter and Robin Hood films. Image caption Previous measures including signage, flyers and regular ranger patrols had failed to solve the problem A spokesman said: “The £100 suggested fine is disproportionate when you consider who could get caught out by these measures. “Many people use the beach before 6am and after 10pm and should be able to use the car park. “The all-year-round enforcement of …

Gauke ‘to resign’ if new PM backs no-deal Brexit

No-deal Brexit: What you need to know How would Johnson and Hunt deliver Brexit? Brexit: What happens next? Mr Gauke said he believed Parliament “will find a mechanism” between now and 31 October to prevent the UK leaving without a deal. When asked whether he thought he would be sacked from the cabinet if Mr Johnson became prime minister, he said: “I suspect that I will possibly have gone before then.” He added: “Assuming that he wins, if Boris’s position …

Tommy Robinson guilty over Facebook broadcast

Following the verdict at the Old Bailey, he told the BBC he had been convicted “for who I am, not what I have done”. Image copyright PA Media Image caption Tommy Robinson told the crowd he thought the decision was wrong One of the senior judges, Dame Victoria Sharp, said the court will consider what penalty to impose for the contempt – which carries a maximum penalty of two years – and give full reasons for the decision at a …

What is listeria? Everything you need to know

(CNN)Listeria is back in the news again after packages of butternut squash, cauliflower, zucchini and butternut squash based vegetable bowl products from brands Trader Joe’s, Green Giant and Signature Farms were recalled. What is it? Listeria monocytogenes is a hardy bacterium that is resistant to extreme hot and cold. This bacterium is pathogenic — meaning that it is infectious to humans, causing the illness listeriosis. Where does it come from? Listeria is found in soil, water and the intestines of …