Turkey’s president threatens to flood Europe with refugees as Syria offensive ramps up

(CNN)Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has threatened to allow millions of refugees into Europe if it described Turkey’s military offensive in northeast Syria as an “occupation.” “It was said that any movement of refugees would respect the principles of voluntariness, safety and need,” he told reporters in Denmark. Turkey claimed its offensive, which has drawn international condemnation, has been successful as its operation went into its second day. Amid reports of further air and ground assaults by Turkish forces, the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) said more than 60,000 people have been displaced in camps in northeastern Syria. Turkey’s Foreign Affairs Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu told CNN Turk that its incursion will not go further than 30 kilometers (18.5 …

26 Ways to Become Totally Irresistible to Your Husband

ShareTweetPin By Cindi McMenamin Having a difficult time getting your husband’s attention? Sometimes he simply needs a boost. A boost to his ego so he will believe you want him, physically as well as emotionally. Sometimes he needs some extra effort on your part to be enticed and drawn toward you. Just as there are a myriad of reasons he might seem to have lost interest in you, there are also a myriad of ways (or at least 26…one for every letter of the alphabet) to recapture his interest and make him want to pursue you again. Here is what I call “The ABCs of Being Irresistible in Your Husband’s Eyes:” A – Affirm him. One of the things your …

Rod Stewart crashes couple’s Las Vegas wedding and sings to them

(CNN)A British couple got a big surprise at their wedding in Las Vegas this week when rock legend Rod Stewart turned up unannounced to sing at the ceremony at Caesars Palace. Although the happy couple had been warned by Caesars Palace to expect surprises at the wedding, they were astonished when Stewart appeared at the altar and serenaded them. Aitchison posted his thanks the following morning on his Twitter account, describing the day as a “dream.” He wrote: “We woke up today with quite a hangover not sure this actually happened, it was like a dream. You helped make it the best day of our lives. Thank you from the bottom of our hearts, you are an absolute Gent and …

MIT is reviewing its relationship with AI startup SenseTime, one of the Chinese tech firms blacklisted by the US

The Massachusetts Institute of Technology said it is reviewing the university’s relationship with SenseTime, one of eight Chinese tech companies placed on the U.S. Entity List yesterday for their alleged role in human rights abuses against Muslim minority groups in China. An MIT spokesperson told Bloomberg that “MIT has long had a robust export controls function that pays careful attention to export control regulations and compliance. MIT will review all existing relationships with organizations added to the U.S. Department of Commerce’s Entity List, and modify any interactions, as necessary.” A SenseTime representative told Bloomberg, “We are deeply disappointed with this decision by the U.S. Department of Commerce. We will work closely with all relevant authorities to fully understand and resolve …

Harry Reid warns Democrats: Trump is a ‘very, very smart man’ who won’t be easily beaten in 2020

Washington (CNN)Former Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid has a new assessment of President Donald Trump as “a very, very smart man” who won’t be easy for Democrats to defeat in the 2020 election. “I don’t think he’s, intellectually, a powerhouse but he is basically a very, very smart man. No matter what the subject, any argument he involves himself in, it’s on his terms. You’re always arguing against him. He never, never, is willing to debate an issue on terms that aren’t his,” Reid told Axelrod. Asked how he would advise a candidate running against Trump, Reid warned, “Anyone that thinks Trump’s going to be beaten easily should have another thing coming.” Reid also argued that the “evidence is very …

You Can Buy ‘Frozen’-Themed Cookie Dough & Baking Morsels For A Taste Of Arendelle

Courtesy of Nestlé Toll House Nestlé Toll House’s ‘Frozen 2’ Cookie Dough & Morsels Are A Winter Mood By Cianna Garrison Oct 10, 2019 As a kid, I remember waiting patiently during the holidays for all the adorable cookie offerings to hit the stores. But honestly, it doesn’t always have to be a holiday to enjoy super cute cookies. On Saturday, Oct. 5, Nestlé Toll House took to Instagram to share new products set to hit store shelves. They are adorable, and Disney fans are going to want these ASAP. Nestlé Toll House’s Cookie Dough and Morsels are going to transport you to Arendelle with their cute little snowflake sprinkles and winter-themed morsels. Ever since was released back in 2013, …

This Pro Gamer Is Beating Everyone At Their Own Game

Greg Kie/SUNY Canton Competitive Gamer Emily Oeser Is A Full-Time Student Playing To Win By Madhuri Sathish Oct 14, 2019 It was the semifinals at the Eastern College Athletics Conference (ECAC), and professsional gamer Emily Oeser had to decide which of her teammates would play. The SUNY Canton junior and eSports team captain knew that if her team lost one more round, they would lose the game. With so much pressure building up to that moment, Oeser had to make some tough calls about her team’s strategy, but she maintained her confidence in her players — and it all ended up being worth it, because her team won the match. Oeser is the team captain of the varsity and all-female …

Donald Trump’s “Wirch Hunt” Tweet Is The Weird Flub You Need Today

Mark Wilson/Getty Images News/Getty Images Donald Trump’s “Wirch Hunt” Tweet Is The Weird Flub You Need To See By Shelby Black Oct 9, 2019 Look, texting can be hard, and mistakes are bound to happen sometimes. However, the president’s Twitter fingers seem to slip more often than others, and Donald Trump’s “wirch hunt” tweet is exactly what you need to see to combat the hump day and/or impeachment season blues. Oops, he did it again. On Wednesday, Oct. 9, President Donald Trump took to Twitter to address a Fox News video segment from correspondent Jesse Waters, in which Waters claimed that one of the the still-anonymous whistleblowers — who submitted reports about Trump’s controversial July 25 phone call with Ukrainian …

Here’s Why You Might Not Be Seeing The Instagram Following Tab Anymore

Carl Court/Getty Images News/Getty Images Is The Instagram Following Tab Gone? You Might Notice This Change To The App By Lara Walsh Oct 7, 2019 If you’re an Instagram user, chances are that you have a love-hate relationship with its Following Activity tab, which allows you to snoop on the likes, comments, and follows of the people that you follow simply by swiping to the left in the Activity tab. While the feature definitely has had its share of both naysayers and fans, you might be one of the many Instagrammers who noticed that the app’s layout is looking a little different and could be wondering: is the Instagram Following tab gone? Here’s why the ultimate social media stalking feature …

Tiffany Haddish Is Studying Hebrew To Prepare For Her Bat Mitzvah

Tiffany Haddish is diving deeper into her Jewish roots by having a bat mitzvah ceremony for herself — and by studying Hebrew.  Haddish told USA Today about the upcoming ritual.  Jewish refugee from Eritrea and her mom was a Jehovah’s Witness from the U.S. ― a heritage that she jokingly claims makes her a The Jerusalem Post reports. Haddish reconnected with her father as an adult, just in time for him to Haddish said she has been exploring her heritage since meeting her dad and now feels “connected even more to the Jewish culture.” She visited Eritrea last year to bury her father and She plans to have the bat mitzvah ceremony coincide with the premiere of  Carlo Allegri / Reuters Comedian and …

Hentai publisher says Kickstarter withheld payout for a month

English hentai start-up Push Publication specializes in original 18+ manga, visual novels, and light novels. Its most recent Kickstarter for artist Lynus 18+ mangaProject New Lifewas a resounding success. But the campaigns October 2019 release date was pushed back to December after Kickstarter withheld funding from Push for a whole month, according to a report by Lewd Gamer. Project New Lifescrowdfund ran from Aug. 7 to Sept. 7, securing over $16,000 from nearly 500 backers. But two weeks later,Push Publication wrote an update post warning that Kickstarters payment processor Stripe is having some issue.Five days later, Push revealed Kickstarter could not send backers payments to the publisher because of Stripes rules. On 20th September, right around when we were expecting …

Pegging Libra to just the $ could soothe regulators, a16z says

What if Libra wasn’t backed by a basket of international currencies, but only the dollar? Regulatory pushback to the Facebook-led cryptocurrency Libra has caused major partners — including Visa, Mastercard, PayPal and eBay — to pull out of the Libra Association. But one of the remaining members has floated a major change to the stablecoin that could calm concerns that Libra could hurt the world economy by challenging national currencies for supremacy. Last week, venture partner Chris Dixon of Andreessen Horowitz’s a16z Crypto, one of the remaining members of the governing Libra Association, spoke  onstage at TechCrunch Disrupt. He said he still believed Libra will launch, but it might require some changes to get the green light from governments. When …

Kylie Jenner Enjoys Post-Breakup Retail Therapy With New $3 Million Bugatti – Posts & Deletes Pics! – Perez Hilton

Now this is how you get over a failed relationship in style… Kylie Jenner apparently purchased a brand new Bugatti Chiron for herself this weekend, which she proudly flaunted — at least for a minute — on Instagram before deleting her pics and videos of the new car. The Bugatti, which costs a cool $3 million, was all white with an orange interior and, it would seem, makes for Interestingly enough, though, if it did turn out to be retail therapy for Kylie, it sure as hell wasn’t therapeutic for anybody else, because the comments on her posts before she deleted them were pretty brutal. “How can people justify buying more cars then they possibly need when there are people out there …

An elderly couple in Florida says a bobcat attacked them on their morning walk

(CNN)An elderly couple on an early morning walk was attacked by an animal they described as a bobcat in Lauderhill, Florida, according the city’s fire department. In his 20 years with the fire department, Levy said he’s “never seen anything like that.” The couple is “adamant this was a bobcat,” Levy said. The couple were taken to Broward Health Medical Center, where the man was treated and released but has remained in the hospital to be with his wife, Levy said. She is said to be in fair condition, according to Levy. Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission officials surveyed the area on Friday, trying to determine whether a bobcat was responsible for the attack. The officialssaid while a bobcat …

Kurds Have Been Preparing for Trumps Syria BetrayalWith a Vengeance

Late Sunday night in Washington, the White House announced it was pulling U.S. troops out of northeast Syria to clear the way for a Turkish invasion. The Kurds there who led the fight on the ground that defeated the so-called Islamic State had seen President Donald Trumps betrayal coming. But still they hoped it could be avoided. Dont let the Turks disrupt my wedding, our translator texted in September prior to our arrival in the region. For more than a year, we have been visiting almost monthly to interview captured ISIS cadres held by the Kurdish and Arab troops of the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) as part of a project for the International Center for the Study of Violent Extremism. …