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We don’t tip black people, note to Virginia waitress said

We don’t tip black people, note to Virginia waitress said

Image copyright ABC Image caption The note was shared online by an African-American civil rights group Customers at a restaurant in Virginia are rallying to support a black waitress who received a a racist note instead of a tip at the weekend. Waitress Kelly Carter said a couple had written on the receipt: “Great service […]

Rebecca Ferguson won’t be singing at Donald Trump’s inauguration next week

Rebecca Ferguson won’t be singing at Donald Trump’s inauguration next week

Rebecca Ferguson says she won’t be performing at Donald’s Trump’s inauguration next Friday. She tweeted last week to say she’d been approached to appear at the event. But she said she’d only perform if she could sing Strange Fruit, a protest song which describes the lynching of African Americans early last century. “There are many […]

Jared Kushner, Trump’s son-in-law, named top adviser

Jared Kushner, Trump’s son-in-law, named top adviser

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Mr Kushner is married to Mr Trump’s daughter Ivanka President-elect Donald Trump has named his son-in-law, Jared Kushner, as one of his senior White House advisers. The 35-year-old played a key role in the presidential campaign and his new White House job will cover both domestic and foreign policy. Mr […]

We don’t tip black people, note to Virginia waitress said

We don’t tip black people, note to Virginia waitress said

Image copyright ABC Image caption The note was shared online by an African-American civil rights group Customers at a restaurant in Virginia are rallying to support a black waitress who received a a racist note instead of a tip at the weekend. Waitress Kelly Carter said a couple had written on the receipt: “Great service […]

Jared Kushner, Trump’s son-in-law, named top adviser

Jared Kushner, Trump’s son-in-law, named top adviser

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Mr Kushner is married to Mr Trump’s daughter Ivanka President-elect Donald Trump has named his son-in-law, Jared Kushner, as one of his senior White House advisers. The 35-year-old played a key role in the presidential campaign and his new White House job will cover both domestic and foreign policy. Mr […]

We don’t tip black people, note to Virginia waitress said

We don’t tip black people, note to Virginia waitress said

Image copyright ABC Image caption The note was shared online by an African-American civil rights group Customers at a restaurant in Virginia are rallying to support a black waitress who received a a racist note instead of a tip at the weekend. Waitress Kelly Carter said a couple had written on the receipt: “Great service […]

Donald Trump calls Meryl Streep ‘overrated’ after Golden Globes speech

Media captionMeryl Streep criticises Donald Trump in Globes speech US President-elect Donald Trump has hit back at Meryl Streep’s criticism of him as she received a lifetime achievement award at the Golden Globes. He tweeted: “Meryl Streep, one of the most overrated actresses in Hollywood, doesn’t know me but attacked last night at the Golden […]

Donald Trump calls Meryl Streep ‘overrated’ after Golden Globes speech

Media captionMeryl Streep criticises Donald Trump in Globes speech US President-elect Donald Trump has hit back over Meryl Streep’s criticism of him as she received a lifetime achievement award at the Golden Globes. He tweeted: “Meryl Streep, one of the most overrated actresses in Hollywood, doesn’t know me but attacked last night at the Golden […]

Golden Globes 2017: La La Land sweeps awards

Media captionHugh Laurie was among the winners on the night Hollywood musical La La Land has broken the record for the most Golden Globe Awards, winning seven prizes. It won every award it was nominated for – including best musical or comedy film, best director, screenplay, score and song. Its stars Emma Stone and Ryan […]

Trump election: Russia ‘tired’ of US hacking ‘witch-hunt’

Trump election: Russia ‘tired’ of US hacking ‘witch-hunt’

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The report said Russian President Vladimir Putin had ordered the hack Russia says US allegations that it ran a hacking campaign to influence the American presidential elections are “reminiscent of a witch-hunt”. Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov told reporters Moscow was tired of the accusations. He said a report released […]