'Covfefe' Trump tweet mocked on internet

'Covfefe' Trump tweet mocked on internet

Image copyrightEPA Image caption Donald Trump made a typo on Twitter and the internet had a lot of fun with itOne word was close to breaking the internet on Wednesday morning: “covfefe”. It was an apparent typo in a tweet by US President Donald Trump, and internet users have been mocking him mercilessly. “Despite the constant negative press covfefe,” he tweeted just after midnight, Washington time. And he then appeared to have gone to bed, without finishing his thought or correcting his mistake. It took six hours before he acknowledged…

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Tracking WA Labor's key election promises

Tracking WA Labor's key election promises

Posted June 01, 2017 07:32:00 Photo: Mark McGowan and his party scored a wipeout victory at the polls in March. (ABC News: Andrew O’Connor) When WA Labor was swept into office on the back of a landslide election win on March 11 this year, the party’s leader, Mark McGowan, pledged to get straight to work implementing an “ambitious” agenda. So, nearly three months since then, how much progress has the new WA Government made in implementing its key promises? Metronet What they said: “Metronet will deliver a world-class public transport…

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Mystery Donald Trump tweet sparks social media ridicule

Mystery Donald Trump tweet sparks social media ridicule

Play VideoDon’t Play De Niro hits out at Trump again Play VideoDon’t Play Previous slideNext slide Trump’s ‘covfefe’ Twitter gaffe Trump’s ‘covfefe’ Twitter gaffe The internet piled on US President Donald Trump for appearing to make a typing error in a tweet posted on Wednesday. De Niro hits out at Trump again Play VideoDon’t Play De Niro hits out at Trump again De Niro hits out at Trump again American actor Robert De Niro, a longtime critic of Donald Trump, slammed the US President in a speech to graduates at…

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Men investigating Ivanka’s shoe brand go missing

Men investigating Ivanka’s shoe brand go missing

A MAN investigating working conditions at a Chinese company that produces Ivanka Trump-branded shoes has been arrested and two others are missing. Hua Haifeng was accused of illegal surveillance, according to his wife, Deng Guilian, who said the police called her Tuesday afternoon. Ms Deng said the caller told her she didn’t need to know the details, only that she would not be able to see, speak with or receive money from her husband. China Labor Watch executive director Li Qiang said he lost contact with Hua Haifeng and the…

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UN chief Guterres says climate deal is essential

UN chief Guterres says climate deal is essential

Image copyrightGetty Images Image caption The Paris accord aims to keep the global average rise in temperatures below 2CUN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has said it is “absolutely essential” that the world unite to combat the threat from climate change. Speaking in New York, Mr Guterres said if any country doubted the need for the 2015 Paris climate accord, then other countries must “stay the course”. He was speaking after US President Donald Trump refused to join other leaders of the G7 group of rich nations in reaffirming support for the…

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