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Trump administration announces reversal of Michelle Obama's healthy school food reforms — on her birthday

The Trump administration has proposed new school lunch rules that critics say would allow for more pizzas, burgers and french fries to be served to children across the country instead of veggies — a cut to former first lady Michelle Obama’s signature achievement to try and make school lunches healthier. The timing is also notable;…

By HearthstoneYarns January 18, 2020 0

Iran Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei calls Trump a 'clown,' defends Iran's military

Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei called President Donald Trump a “clown” as he defended Iran’s military after it mistakenly shot down a Ukrainian passenger plane, in a relatively rare public address that came as he led Friday prayers in Tehran. The last time Khamenei delivered a sermon to a crowd during Friday prayers was in 2012, on the 33rd anniversary of…

By HearthstoneYarns January 18, 2020 0

An ISIS preacher captured in Iraq was apparently so overweight that police had to take him away in the back of a pickup truck

Twitter/AliBaroodi A well-known ISIS preacher was captured by Iraqi police, but he was apparently so overweight he had to be taken away in the back of a truck. Shifa al-Nima was captured in the Mansour neighborhood of Mosul by the Nineveh police command, according to Iraqi police. Police said he incited extremist ideology and pledged…

By HearthstoneYarns January 18, 2020 0