Worldwide


United States bill would restrain Saudi Arabia from developing nuclear weapons United States bill would restrain Saudi Arabia from developing nuclear weapons
- November 10, 2018

The revelation that journalist Turki bin Abdulaziz al-Jasser was tortured to death in detention comes a month after the brutal killing of dissident journalist Jamal Khashoggi put the Saudi royals on the back foot. It would also force the administration to tell Congress that Saudi Arabia must abide by the agreement's "Gold Standard" and an inspections agreement with the world's nuclear watchdog. (more...)
MAYHEM IN MELBOURNE: One dead in frenzied terror attack MAYHEM IN MELBOURNE: One dead in frenzied terror attack
- November 10, 2018

More than 100 police swarmed on the area. Ashton said the attacker, who was shot by police and later died in custody, was known by the authorities because of family connections and had been in Australia for decades. Their condition is not yet know. A third person has also been taken to hospital, although the nature of their injuries is not yet known. He said he had been briefed by law enforcement and security agencies and acknowledged the investigation by the Joint Counter Terrorism ... (more...)
Saudi coalition halts refueling deal with US for Yemen war Saudi coalition halts refueling deal with US for Yemen war
- November 10, 2018

Riyadh's grinding war in Yemen as caused growing worldwide outcry, particularly after a string of high-profile coalition strikes that have killed scores of civilians, many of them children. The World Health Organization estimates almost 10,000 people have been killed in Yemen's war since 2015, although rights groups say the toll could be five times higher. (more...)
California fires: Malibu residents ordered to evacuate California fires: Malibu residents ordered to evacuate
- November 10, 2018

The fire has grown to almost 110 square miles. In a statement, the Butte County Sheriff's Office said: "The preliminary investigation revealed that the victims were located in vehicles that were overcome by the Camp Fire ". "All of it is engulfed in flames right now". For one desperate day, Dawn Johnson anxiously waited for news of her father Richard Wayne Wilson and his wife, Suzanne, who lived in an RV park in Paradise that burned. (more...)
United Kingdom minister quits over ‘terrible mistake’ of proposed Brexit deal United Kingdom minister quits over ‘terrible mistake’ of proposed Brexit deal
- November 10, 2018

It was "imperative" to "go back to the people and check they are content to proceed on this extraordinary basis". Quitting as junior transport minister, Johnson called May's Brexit plans "delusional" and said he could not vote for the deal she is expected to unveil in parliament within weeks. (more...)
White House yanks pass of CNN correspondent White House yanks pass of CNN correspondent
- November 10, 2018

She had tried to ask him whether he wanted acting Attorney General Matt Whitaker to rein in Special Counsel Robert Mueller . What a stupid question. You have to treat the White House with respect, you have to treat the presidency with respect. But Acosta initially refused to give up the microphone to anyone else and continued asking questions. (more...)
'Ultimate sacrifice': Police officer's desperate attempt to stop ex-Marine gunman 'Ultimate sacrifice': Police officer's desperate attempt to stop ex-Marine gunman
- November 10, 2018

The shooter has been identified as 28-year-old Ian David Long , who also died in the attack. He's pictured (right) in a photo supplied by the Department of Motor Vehicles. I don't want thoughts': Mother of Thousand Oaks shooting victim makes emotional plea for gun control. "And he didn't come last night", she told the Times. (more...)
Sri Lankan prez Maithripala Sirisena dissolves parliament, snap polls on Jan 5 Sri Lankan prez Maithripala Sirisena dissolves parliament, snap polls on Jan 5
- November 10, 2018

Sirisena has said he fired the prime minister because he was trying to implement "a new, extreme liberal political concept by giving more priority for foreign policies and neglecting the local people's sentiment". Sirisena's sweeping decisions took place Friday via a decree signed just hours after his Sri Lanka Freedom Party's coalition announced it did not have enough votes to support the leader's preferred candidate for the position of prime minister. (more...)
US denies pursuing containment policy with China US denies pursuing containment policy with China
- November 10, 2018

China wants to resolve problems with the United States through talks but it must respect China's choice of development path and interests, President Xi Jinping said on Thursday ahead of a meeting with the USA leader in Argentina. However, Yang and Chinese defense minister Wei Fenghe spoke of the need to improve cooperation, including between the USA and Chinese militaries, to ease the risk of conflict as the two powers jockey for pre-eminence in the Asia-Pacific. (more...)
Death toll climbs as Northern California wildfire spreads Death toll climbs as Northern California wildfire spreads
- November 10, 2018

The dead were found in the same part of Paradise , the Butte County Sheriff's Office said . The Camp Fire has destroyed businesses, homes, restaurants, supermarkets, and a retirement home, USA Today reported . An undetermined number of civilians and firefighters have been injured and Maclean said earlier it could take days to determine the number of fatalities. (more...)
President Trump expected to snub Paris Peace Forum President Trump expected to snub Paris Peace Forum
- November 10, 2018

Mr Macron has been a longstanding critic of Trump. Macron also suggested that since the start of Trump's presidency, the United States has been seen as a less reliable ally. The French claim that EI2, comprised of France, Germany, Belgium, the UK, Denmark, Estonia, the Netherlands, Spain, Portugal, and Finland, will not be a standing European army , but a "rapid response" unit for joint military operations which would collaborate on military and humanitarian crises and deploy military ... (more...)
Zamira Hajiyeva, who spent £16 million at Harrods, arrested, faces extradition Zamira Hajiyeva, who spent £16 million at Harrods, arrested, faces extradition
- November 10, 2018

British authorities want to know how Hajiyeva was able to spend 16 million pounds ($21 million) at luxury London department store Harrods and buy properties worth 22 million pounds ($29 million). Ms Hajiyeva is subject to an unexplained wealth order, which allows British officials to seize money from people suspected of generating income through corrupt means. (more...)
Protesters gather outside Broward Elections HQ as possible recount looms Protesters gather outside Broward Elections HQ as possible recount looms
- November 10, 2018

Gretl Plessinger, the Florida Department of Law Enforcement spokesperson, told CNN that the department reached out to the Florida Department of State to offer their assistance with any investigation involving the collection and tabulation of votes in the 2018 election. (more...)
Donald Trump should ignore impeachment fears and worry about THIS Democrat plot Donald Trump should ignore impeachment fears and worry about THIS Democrat plot
- November 10, 2018

NBC , ABC News and CNN are projecting Democrats would take control of the chamber even as the outcome in a number of competitive races remains unclear. At the same time, there could be regular reports about what the committee staff has found in subpoenaed records - perhaps Trump's tax returns, his company's internal financial documents, the records of his various oligarch partners in the former Soviet Union, and e-mails and other digital messages between Trump's team and people in ... (more...)
Man wearing Crocs injured after breaking into crocodile enclosure in Florida Man wearing Crocs injured after breaking into crocodile enclosure in Florida
- November 10, 2018

Augustine zoo exhibit, according to a report by News 4 Jax , an independent news station in Jacksonville. Hatfield was charged with burglary, criminal mischief, and violation of probation. Augustine Alligator Farm. Authorities say Hatfield caused about $5,000 in damage at the 125-year-old zoo. There was no sign of a victim, but police received calls about a man in his underwear crawling across a nearby yard. (more...)
'I'm not going anywhere,' says Andrew Gillum after Florida governor loss 'I'm not going anywhere,' says Andrew Gillum after Florida governor loss
- November 10, 2018

Final vote tallies in Scott's Senate election and the state's governor's race have not been collected. "Every Floridian should be concerned there may be rampant fraud happening in Broward and Palm Beach counties", he said . "We believe that at the end of this process that Senator Nelson is going to be declared the victor and is going to return to the United States Senate", said Marc Elias , a lawyer hired by Nelson. (more...)
Wondering About Air Quality After Diwali? Here’s How You Check It Wondering About Air Quality After Diwali? Here’s How You Check It
- November 10, 2018

The air quality index used by the embassy is a combined measure of poisonous gases and fine airborne particles. In 2016, Diwali festivities raised pollution levels to their highest in almost two decades - forcing the closure of schools and other emergency measures. (more...)
Taliban join Moscow talks to kick start Afghanistan negotiations Taliban join Moscow talks to kick start Afghanistan negotiations
- November 10, 2018

The MEA spokesperson said India will support any effort to continue the peace process consistent with the policy on Afghanistan - which is Afghan-led, Afghan-owned and Afghan-controlled and with participation of the Afghanistan government. (more...)
What Acting AG Matthew Whitaker Means For Investors What Acting AG Matthew Whitaker Means For Investors
- November 09, 2018

The protest was organized by Indivisible Portland and Nasty Women Get Stuff Done PDX. Sessions resigned Wednesday - indicating he did so at Trump's request - and the President appointed Matthew Whitaker , Sessions' chief of staff, as the Acting Attorney General . (more...)
Wildfire triggers evacuation order for Malibu
- November 09, 2018

Earlier in the day, the Hill Fire near Thousand Oaks in Ventura Country needed just 12 minutes to jump Highway 101, one of the area's primary roadways. Rainn Wilson tweeted Thursday that he had also evacuated, and asked for prayers - and cash - for the people of Thousand Oaks. It reached the edge of Chico, a city of 90,000 people Thursday night. (more...)
Ex-Filipino First Lady Imelda Marcos faces years behind bars Ex-Filipino First Lady Imelda Marcos faces years behind bars
- November 09, 2018

Despite her absence, Marcos was sentenced to a minimum of up to 11 years for each count, according to CNN affiliate CNN Philippines . An arrest warrant has been filed for Imelda Marcos after the former Philippines First Lady failed to appear in court at the end of her corruption trial, according to a court official. (more...)
Six hurt in Fly Jamaica's emergency crash-landing in Guyana Six hurt in Fly Jamaica's emergency crash-landing in Guyana
- November 09, 2018

After departing at 2:10 am, the pilot reported a problem with the hydraulic system 10 minutes into the flight. The Airline has since said it is providing local assistance and "will further release information as soon as it is available". authorities in December. The Public Infrastructure Minister said the United States' National Transportation Safety Board has been informed. Boeing said it was looking into the incident. (more...)
Michelle Obama rips Trump in new book
- November 09, 2018

During the 2012 USA presidential election, Trump floated the racist conspiracy theory that President Barack Obama was not a U.S. citizen, and touted the demonstrably false claim that Obama's birth certificate was not real. "I knew that I would never allow myself to get that banged up again", she reportedly writes. In her memoir, the former first lady also revealed that she had to deal with racist comments as well as rocky times during her marriage to Barack Obama , who was often away in ... (more...)
How bedlam unfolded on Melbourne's Bourke Street on a Friday afternoon How bedlam unfolded on Melbourne's Bourke Street on a Friday afternoon
- November 09, 2018

Once at the scene police say the man who emerged from the auto attacked officers, before members of the public alerted them to several people who had been stabbed. "He's known to police mainly in respect to relatives that he has which certainly are persons of interest to us, and he's someone that accordingly is know to both Victorian police and the Federal intelligence authorities", he said. (more...)
'The community of Paradise is destroyed': Thousands displaced in California wildfire 'The community of Paradise is destroyed': Thousands displaced in California wildfire
- November 09, 2018

We're working very hard to get people out. "We tried to get all the nondigital things that we could - you know, stuff that couldn't be replaced", Peete said. Kowlczyke's photo has since gone viral on social media. Fortune will continue to update this post as California's 2018 fires continue to rage. The flames swept through Paradise, which has about 26,000 residents, by about 8 a.m. (more...)
Active shooter at Topsail High School may have been malfunctioning water heater Active shooter at Topsail High School may have been malfunctioning water heater
- November 09, 2018

Police responded to a call from Topsail High School near Wilmington at about 6.30am Friday. The sound of gunshots which prompted reports of an active shooter at a North Carolina high school may have been caused by a malfunctioning water heater. (more...)
Area juvenile judge loses election, then ‘wholesale releases’ defendants the next day Area juvenile judge loses election, then ‘wholesale releases’ defendants the next day
- November 09, 2018

Judge Glenn Devlin , who presides over the 313th District Court, shocked most people in his courtroom on Wednesday morning when he released almost every youthful defendant after asking one question - are you planning to kill anyone? By contrast, his reputation names him as one of two judges who most contributed to doubling the number of juveniles remanded to custody in recent years. (more...)
One dead, two injured, in Melbourne stabbing incident One dead, two injured, in Melbourne stabbing incident
- November 09, 2018

Witnesses reported a loud explosion from a vehicle on a busy city center street. Mr Hair said two civilians became involved as well as two police, trying to stop the man from his attack. The police cordoned off the area and warned people from coming near the area. One of the injured was reportedly in suspected critical condition with a neck injury, while another had sustained a head injury. (more...)
Woman dubbed 'South Park Susan' in racist viral video faces additional charges Woman dubbed 'South Park Susan' in racist viral video faces additional charges
- November 09, 2018

I will", Westwood says. Westwood turned herself in to police in Sunset Beach on Saturday. One of the sisters, in her call to 911, was heard telling police: "The lady was pushing me in my face, and I'm a resident here just like she is". Westwood was sacked from her job after the video became public. Patrick Paterno, a director of public relations with Charter Communications, shared a statement from the company saying "the incident recorded in Charlotte is a blatant violation of Charter's ... (more...)
Thousand Oaks: At least 12 killed at California bar shooting Thousand Oaks: At least 12 killed at California bar shooting
- November 09, 2018

The official said the 29-year-old man deployed a smoke device and used a.45-caliber handgun when he opened fire . Authorities urged the public to avoid the area. Video from the scene accessed by The Associated Press is punctuated by loud sounds of several rounds of gunfire. Three men rush out carrying a bloodied fourth individual. (more...)

« previous 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132 133 134 135 136 137 138 139 140 141 142 143 144 145 146 147 148 149 150 151 152 153 154 155 156 157 158 159 160 161 162 163 164 165 166 167 168 169 170 171 172 173 174 175 176 177 178 179 180 181 182 183 184 185 186 187 188 189 190 191 192 193 194 195 196 197 198 199 200 201 202 203 204 205 206 207 208 209 210 211 212 213 214 215 216 217 218 219 220 221 222 223 224 225 226 227 228 229 230 231 232 233 234 235 236 237 238 239 240 241 242 243 244 245 246 247 248 249 250 251 252 253 254 255 256 257 258 259 260 261 262 263 264 265 266 267 268 269 270 271 272 273 274 275 276 277 278 279 280 281 282 283 284 285 286 287 288 289 290 291 292 293 294 295 296 297 298 299 300 301 302 303 304 305 306 307 308 309 310 311 312 313 314 315 316 317 318 319 320 321 322 323 324 325 326 327 328 329 330 331 332 333 334 335 336 337 338 339 340 341 342 343 344 345 346 347 348 349 350 351 352 353 354 355 356 357 358 359 360 361 362 363 364 365 366 367 368 369 370 371 372 373 374 375 376 377 378 379 380 381 382 383 384 385 386 387 388 389 390 391 392 393 394 395 396 397 398 399 400 401 402 403 404 405 406 407 408 409 410 411 412 413 414 415 416 417 418 419 420 421 422 423 424 425 426 427 428 429 430 431 432 433 434 435 436 437 438 439 440 441 442 443 444 445 446 447 448 449 450 451 452 453 454 455 456 457 458 459 460 461 462 463 464 465 466 467 468 469 470 471 472 473 474 475 476 477 478 479 480 481 482 483 484 485 486 487 488 489 490 491 492 493 494 495 496 497 498 499 500 501 502 503 504 505 506 507 508 509 510 511 512 513 514 515 516 517 518 519 520 521 522 523 524 525 526 527 528 529 530 531 532 533 534 535 536 537 538 539 540 541 542 543 544 545 546 547 548 549 550 551 552 553 554 555 556 557 558 559 560 561 562 563 564 565 566 567 568 569 570 571 572 573 574 575 576 577 578 579 580 581 582 583 584 585 586 587 588 589 590 591 592 593 594 595 596 597 598 599 600 601 602 603 604 605 606 607 608 609 610 611 612 613 614 615 616 617 618 619 620 621 622 623 624 625 626 627 628 629 630 631 632 633 634 635 636 637 638 639 640 641 642 643 644 645 646 647 648 649 650 651 652 653 654 655 656 657 658 659 660 661 662 663 664 665 666 667 668 669 670 671 672 673 674 675 676 677 678 679 680 681 682 683 684 685 686 687 688 689 690 691 692 693 694 695 696 697 698 699 700 701 702 703 704 705 706 707 708 709 710 711 712 713 714 715 716 717 718 719 720 721 722 723 724 725 726 727 728 729 730 731 732 733 734 735 736 737 738 739 740 741 742 743 744 745 746 747 748 749 750 751 752 753 754 755 756 757 758 759 760 761 762 763 764 765 766 767 768 769 770 771 772 773 774 775 776 777 778 779 780 781 782 783 784 785 786 787 788 789 790 791 792 793 794 795 796 797 798 799 800 801 802 803 804 805 806 807 808 809 810 811 812 813 814 815 816 817 818 819 820 821 822 823 824 825 826 827 828 829 830 831 832 833 834 835 836 837 838 839 840 841 842 843 844 845 846 847 848 849 850 851 852 853 854 855 856 857 858 859 860 861 862 863 864 865 866 867 868 869 870 871 872 873 874 875 876 877 878 879 880 881 882 883 884 885 886 887 888 889 890 891 892 893 894 895 896 897 898 899 900 901 902 903 904 905 906 907 908 909 910 911 912 913 914 915 916 917 918 919 920 921 922 923 924 925 926 927 928 929 930 931 932 933 934 935 936 937 938 939 940 941 942 943 944 945 946 947 948 949 950 951 952 953 954 955 956 957 958 959 960 961 962 963 964 965 966 967 968 969 970 971 972 973 974 975 976 977 978 979 980 981 982 983 984 985 986 987 988 989 990 991 992 993 994 995 996 997 998 999 1000 1001 1002 1003 1004 1005 1006 1007 1008 1009 1010 1011 1012 1013 1014 1015 1016 1017 1018 1019 1020 1021 1022 1023 1024 1025 1026 1027 1028 1029 1030 1031 1032 1033 1034 1035 1036 1037 1038 1039 1040 1041 1042 1043 1044 1045 1046 1047 1048 1049 1050 1051 1052 1053 1054 1055 1056 1057 1058 1059 1060 1061 1062 1063 1064 1065 1066 1067 1068 1069 1070 1071 1072 1073 1074 1075 1076 1077 1078 1079 1080 1081 1082 1083 1084 1085 1086 1087 1088 1089 1090 1091 1092 1093 1094 1095 1096 1097 1098 1099 1100 1101 1102 1103 1104 1105 1106 1107 1108 1109 1110 1111 1112 1113 1114 1115 1116 1117 1118 1119 1120 1121 1122 1123 1124 1125 1126 1127 1128 1129 1130 1131 1132 1133 1134 1135 1136 1137 1138 1139 1140 1141 1142 1143 1144 1145 1146 1147 1148 1149 1150 1151 1152 1153 1154 1155 1156 1157 1158 1159 1160 1161 1162 1163 1164 1165 1166 1167 1168 1169 1170 1171 1172 1173 1174 1175 1176 1177 1178 1179 1180 1181 1182 1183 1184 1185 1186 1187 1188 1189 1190 1191 1192 1193 1194 1195 1196 1197 1198 1199 1200 1201 1202 1203 1204 1205 1206 1207 1208 1209 1210 1211 1212 1213 1214 1215 1216 1217 1218 1219 1220 1221 1222 1223 1224 1225 1226 1227 1228 1229 1230 1231 1232 1233 1234 1235 1236 1237 1238 1239 1240 1241 1242 1243 1244 1245 1246 1247 1248 1249 1250 1251 1252 1253 1254 1255 1256 1257 1258 1259 1260 1261 1262 1263 1264 1265 1266 1267 1268 1269 1270 1271 1272 1273 1274 1275 1276 1277 1278 1279 1280 1281 1282 1283 1284 1285 1286 1287 1288 1289 1290 1291 1292 1293 1294 1295 1296 1297 1298 1299 1300 1301 1302 1303 1304 1305 1306 1307 1308 1309 1310 1311 1312 1313 1314 1315 1316 1317 1318 1319 1320 1321 1322 1323 1324 1325 1326 1327 1328 1329 1330 1331 1332 1333 1334 1335 1336 1337 1338 1339 1340 1341 1342 1343 1344 1345 1346 1347 1348 1349 1350 1351 1352 1353 1354 1355 1356 1357 1358 1359 1360 1361 1362 1363 1364 1365 1366 1367 1368 1369 1370 1371 1372 1373 1374 1375 1376 1377 1378 1379 1380 1381 1382 1383 1384 1385 1386 1387 1388 1389 1390 1391 1392 1393 1394 1395 1396 1397 1398 1399 next »