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Handful of caravan migrants launch hunger strike at U.S. border – Reuters

TIJUANA, Mexico (Reuters) - A handful of the thousands of Central American migrants camped out at the U.S.-Mexican border waiting to plead their case for asylum in the United States launched a hunger strike on Thursday to protest the Mexican police blocking their way. A migrant, part of a caravan of thousands from Central America…

Torrential Downpour Destroys Tents Housing Homeless Camp Fire Evacuees – HuffPost

CHICO, Calif. ―  Heavy rainstorms on Thursday hit the same part of Northern California scorched three weeks ago by the Camp fire, flooding roads and drenching hundreds of people living in makeshift shelters since the Nov. 8 fire destroyed their town and homes. For the over 100 evacuees of the fire who’ve essentially been living…

Elon Musk’s public pot smoking days are over, NASA chief says – CNET

Elon Musk's puff of a marijuana blunt during a podcast raised the ire of NASA's administration. The Joe Rogan Experience You won't be seeing SpaceX CEO Elon Musk smoking marijuana or drinking whiskey on a podcast again if he wants to help get astronauts into space.That's the word from NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine, whose agency…

Germany’s Merkel to fail to see G20 opening after airplane troubles – CNBC

Michael Kappeler/picture alliance via Getty Images Chancellor Angela Merkel (CDU) welcomes the Armenian President. Sargsyan met with Merkel for bilateral talks at Chancellor's Office German Chancellor Angela Merkel will miss the opening of the G20 summit in Argentina after technical issues forced her government plane to make an unscheduled but safe landing, German delegation sources…

Alleged kingpin ‘El Chapo’ Guzman as soon as made Forbes billionaires listing. He now dons Kmart fits at his trial – CNN

New York (CNN)The late mobster John Gotti, the self-styled "Dapper Don," was a natty dresser known for his custom-tailored, double breasted suits, silk ties with matching pocket squares and handmade shoes. But alleged drug kingpin Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman, whose financial success once landed him on a Forbes magazine billionaires list, has gone decidedly more…

‘Daredevil’ Canceled By Netflix After 3 Seasons; Future In Diversified Surprise Initiatives – Closing date

EXCLUSIVE: The ax continues to fall on Marvel’s series at Netflix. Daredevil, which launched the Marvel universe on the streaming platform, has been canceled after three seasons. The move comes on the heels of Netflix canceling Iron Fist and Luke Cage last month – but Daredevil seems to have an afterlife elsewhere. “Marvel’s Daredevil will not…

Elon Musk obtained’t be smoking weed in public again, NASA admin says – The Verge

Elon Musk won’t be smoking a joint on the video podcast of a famous comedian any time soon, according to NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine. Speaking with reporters at NASA headquarters in Washington, DC on Thursday, Bridenstine said “you won’t be seeing” Musk publicly smoke marijuana or drink alcohol, as he was seen doing on The…

5 key takeaways from Michael Cohen’s unusual plea tackle Mueller – ABC Data

1. This is no longer just about Stormy This is no longer about hush money payments made to silence women who allegedly had affairs with the president. Thursday's developments between President Donald Trump's former attorney Michael Cohen show that he's not only dealing with those campaign finance violations in New York federal court -- we…