President: Hillary Clinton in an interview with Jimmy Kimmel said if she were president she would release Area 51 information if it does not impose a nation threat. Today White House stated President Obama does not have any plans to release any information on Area 51.
Election 2016: Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders successfully win West Virgina primary and Trump locks in Nebraska GOP primary. Trump is currently the GOP presumptive nominee with 1,134 delegates. On the other hand, Sanders win WV clinching 18 delegates and Clinton 11 delegates. Clinton is leading the race with 2,240 delegates Sanders behind with 1,473 delegates, 2,383 delegates needed for Democrat nominee. Next primary is May 17 in Oregon and Kentucky’s Dem primary.
World: ISIS claims responsibility for bombings in Baghdad, Iraq killing 93 people and injuring at least 160 people. A car bombing goes off in a marketplace during the morning in Shar City, in the afternoon, two suicide bombers attack police checkpoints in Kadhimiya and Jamia.
U.S. House of Reps: House Democrats reveal legislation to prevent Donald Trump if elected president from executing his proposal to ban Muslims temporary from entering U.S. Rep. Don Beyer’s (D-VA) introduce a bill that prohibits “denying admission to immigrants, refugees and tourist based on religion or lack or religious beliefs”.
Science/Tech/Health: Facebook comes under fire as former employees would routinely censor conservative news from “trending stories”. Workers would prevent conservative topics from appearing on “trending stories” even though the news was trending with users. Yesterday Senator John Thune (R-SD) sent a letter to Facebook demanding “if there’s any level of subjectivity associated with Facebook’s trending news”.
Sports: UFC owners in talks to sell organization for an estimated evaluation of $3.5-4 billion. Brothers Lorenzo and Frank Fertitta own 80% of the company are rumored to sell UFC to four potential buyers at the moment; including WME/IMG, China Media Captial, the Blackstone Group, and Dalian Wanda Group.