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Only one Infowars programme - RealNews with David Knight - remained on the Apple platform after the cull. Spotify , the streaming music online service, had already removed a number of Jones' podcasts last week, for breaking its own hate-speech rules.
  • YouTube Bans Alex Jones And InfoWars Channels

    YouTube Bans Alex Jones And InfoWars Channels

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    Facebook on Monday announced it had "unpublished" four pages associated with Alex Jones and his right-wing conspiracy website, Infowars , for repeated violations of Facebook's community standards . Apple have removed shows involving Alex Jones from its podcast directory, the most significant blow yet to one of the world's most notorious conspiracy theorists and a vocal supporter of President Donald Trump.
  • Tampa police: Woman threw young daughter into river, killing her

    Tampa police: Woman threw young daughter into river, killing her

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    She told the paper Denson "didn't care" about her daughter. One of the witnesses tried to stop Denson, but was struck by the stolen vehicle. "I loved her with every bone in my body", the report said . Joe's". She was arrested nearby. The woman was taken into custody after being found walking away from the scene, Dugan said, but he could not provide any more details.
  • Manafort trial: Star witness testifies against ex-Trump aide

    Manafort trial: Star witness testifies against ex-Trump aide

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    Special counsel Robert Mueller is investigating whether any Trump aides colluded with an alleged Moscow plot to help elect him as USA president, and whether there was any obstruction of justice. But she said she was under the impression that Mr Manafort had been directing his deputies' actions and "knew what was going on". Gates worked as Manafort's right-hand man over the past decade, and prosecutors say he helped Manafort evade taxes and lie to banks to qualify for loans.
  • Video shows deadly explosion on highway in Bologna, Italy

    Video shows deadly explosion on highway in Bologna, Italy

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    Police closed off a number of roads in Borgo Panigale, an area on the city's outskirts, causing serious delays to those travelling to the nearby airport, which remained open. The windows of many houses were shattered by the explosion, ANSA also reported. Italy's infrastructure and transport minister, Danilo Toninelli, said authorities were working to ensure traffic would be able to move smoothly "on such a critical stretch".
  • Khan's PTI claims enough support to form Pakistan government

    Khan's PTI claims enough support to form Pakistan government

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    The PTI claimed to have reached a simple majority with over 170 seats in the lower house of the parliament with the support of independent members and allies and is in a comfortable position to form the government at the Centre. His lawyer had filed an appeal requesting the accountability watchdog to fix the case after the general elections, "preferably on August 7". His party's former chief minister of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pervez Khattak, and four senior bureaucrats have already recorded ...
  • Powerful Hurricane Hector continues moving toward Central Pacific

    Powerful Hurricane Hector continues moving toward Central Pacific

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    The National Hurricane Center said the Hawaiian Islands should monitor the storm's progress. Hurricane Hector became a Category 4 storm for a few hours early Sunday but then dipped back to Category 3, still a risky force, as it headed across the Pacific, threatening to hit Hawaii's Big Island and possibly its active volcano, officials said early Sunday.
  • New Corbyn apology fails to curb antisemitism row

    New Corbyn apology fails to curb antisemitism row

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    People who use anti-Semitic poison need to understand: you do not do it in my name or the name of my party. In an interview with the Observer newspaper, deputy leader Tom Watson took aim at Corbyn saying the party had to "take a long, hard look at ourselves, stand up for what is right and present the party as fit to lead the nation - or disappear into a vortex of eternal shame and embarrassment".
  • Five dead in Southern California plane crash

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    The plane went down at about 12:29 p.m. into the parking lot of a Staples Supercenter, 3861 S. Bristol St. Five people have died after a light plane crashed into a carpark in Southern California. The plane also hit a auto (pictured), but no one was reported injured. There were no injuries on the ground, according to OCFA. The plane struck a parked vehicle but no one on the ground was injured, he said.
  • Pompeo: United States will enforce sanctions against Iran

    Pompeo: United States will enforce sanctions against Iran

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    President TrumpDonald John TrumpPastor at Trump rally prays to shield Trump from "jungle journalism" Bill Russell: Being criticized by Trump is the "biggest compliment you can get" Salmon farmers in California fear Trump will destroy their industry MORE pulled the USA out of the Obama-era nuclear deal, which offered sanctions relief in exchange for Tehran reining in its nuclear program.
  • Tom Harris resigns from Labour amid antisemitism row

    Tom Harris resigns from Labour amid antisemitism row

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    On Wednesday, Mr Corbyn apologised for sharing a platform with people who reportedly compared Israel to the Nazis. Mr Corbyn acknowledged Labour had been "too slow in processing disciplinary cases of anti-Semitic abuse" but insisted that was changing.
  • France bans smartphones in schools

    France bans smartphones in schools

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    But experts fear excessive mobile phone use and the allure of the internet may be fuelling cyber-addiction, sleep disruption and bullying. The lawmakers from French President Emmanuel Macron's centrist LREM party and its allies gave final approval to the bill, while lawmakers on the left and right abstained from the vote, calling the law a "publicity stunt" that would change nothing, reported Le Monde .
  • 3 dead in Orange County plane crash

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    Federal Aviation Administration spokeswoman Arlene Salac says the twin-engine Cessna 414 declared an emergency before crashing about a mile (1.6 kilometers) from Orange County's John Wayne Airport. FAA records show that the plane was registered to a company based in San Francisco and had flown from the nearby suburb of Concord, according to The Orange County Register .
  • Testimony by ‘right-hand man’ critical in Manafort trial

    Testimony by ‘right-hand man’ critical in Manafort trial

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    The former Trump campaign chairman's trial is entering its fourth day Friday in Alexandria, Va., with the spotlight moving away from his lavish spending habits and onto how prosecutors say he concealed information from his financial record-keepers and lied about his income to acquire loans.
  • Right-wing and anti-fascist demonstrators square-off in Portland

    Right-wing and anti-fascist demonstrators square-off in Portland

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    The police vowed to prevent violence at the rally by introducing barricades, weapon checks and sniffing dogs. Police in Portland, Oregon braced for violence at a rally Saturday (Aug 4) by two far-right groups that has raised fears of a replay of last year's deadly Unite the Right protests in Charlottesville, Virginia.
  • Trump endorses Bill Lee for TN governor

    Trump endorses Bill Lee for TN governor

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    Among other policy positions, Dean and Fitzhugh both argued that they can prod a resistant Republican legislature to expand Medicaid, despite previous rejections of a plan pushed by Haslam. Today is a milestone and the beginning of the general election, and I am so grateful that you are entrusting me with the Republican nomination for United States Senate.
  • Iran naval drills underway amid tensions with U.S.

    Iran naval drills underway amid tensions with U.S.

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    The IRGC exercise comes as the USA has only one major warship, the guided-missile destroyer USS The Sullivans, inside the Persian Gulf, several officials say. Other US warships are nearby and there are numerous combat aircraft in the region. They have also expressed concern about keeping open the waterways off Yemen, where rebels backed by Iran have attacked oil tankers.