Daily Archives: May 17, 2018

  • ‘Star Wars’ writer confirms Lando Calrissian is pansexual in ‘Solo’

    ‘Star Wars’ writer confirms Lando Calrissian is pansexual in ‘Solo’

    CLOSE Young Han Solo meets his future co-pilot Chewbacca and encounters the notorious gambler Lando Calrissian. USA TODAY Here’s something Star Wars fans have long known about Lando Calrissian: He’s likely the most charismatic character in the galaxy. Here’s something they just learned, via Solo: A Star Wars Story writer Jonathan Kasdan: Lando (played by Donald Glover and, earlier, Billy…


  • ICE arresting more non-criminal undocumented immigrants

    ICE arresting more non-criminal undocumented immigrants

    Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agents prepare for morning raids to arrest undocumented immigrants on April 11, 2018, in New York City. (Photo: John Moore, Getty Images) Immigration agents allowed to go after any undocumented immigrant are arresting more people throughout the U.S., an increase fueled by rounding up people without criminal records, according to…





  • Trump’s Indonesian partner says has not signed China loan deal

    Trump’s Indonesian partner says has not signed China loan deal

    JAKARTA (Reuters) – Indonesian business tycoon Hary Tanoesoedibjo confirmed on Wednesday his company had chosen a subsidiary of a Chinese state-owned construction firm to build a theme park at a luxury resort in West Java, but said he had not signed any loan deal with China for the project. Indonesian billionaire Hary Tanoesoedibjo speaks on…


  • US Air Force deletes Yanny v Laurel tweet

    US Air Force deletes Yanny v Laurel tweet

    Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The A-10 planes were sent in to push back Taliban fighters in Farah, Afghanistan this week The US Air Force has taken flak after making light of its air strikes on the Taliban with a joke about an internet debate. It deleted a tweet referring to an online discussion…