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U.S. judge temporarily restores press pass to reporter

U.S. judge temporarily restores press pass to reporter He left open the possibility, however, that the White House could seek to revoke it again if it provided that due process, emphasizing the "very limited" nature of his ruling and saying he was not making a judgment on the First Amendment claims that CNN and Acosta have made. [Full Article...]

Trump fires senior advisor at start of expected White House reshuffle

Trump fires senior advisor at start of expected White House reshuffle Aides said Ricardel clashed with the first lady's staff over her visit to Africa last month. Sanders did not elaborate on what Ricardel's new job would be. Trump said in an interview Wednesday with The Daily Caller that 'I will be making a decision on homeland shortly. Ricardel also had a fraught relationship with Kelly and Fuentes, according to people familiar with the matter. [Full Article...]

Why Women In Ireland Are Posting Photos Of Underwear To Social Media

Why Women In Ireland Are Posting Photos Of Underwear To Social Media The teenage girl's underwear was displayed as evidence during the trial, with the defence lawyer telling the jury: "You have to look at the way she was dressed". "It might seem embarrassing to show a pair of thongs here..." "Why has nothing yet been done to stop the routine use of rape myths in trials, and how concerned is this government about the chilling effect this is having on victims comin... [Full Article...]

‘US won't back down!’ Pence THREATENS China with all-out cold WAR

‘US won't back down!’ Pence THREATENS China with all-out cold WAR Lighthizer has played a key role in negotiating trade deals with South Korea, Canada and Mexico. A US Treasury team discussed trade with their Chinese counterparts on Tuesday, a Treasury spokesman said on Wednesday. "He was freelancing and he's not representing the president or the administration". China's leaders agreed earlier to narrow their country's politically sensitive trade surplus wit... [Full Article...]

US Prosecutors Reportedly Optimistic About Bringing Julian Assange to Court

US Prosecutors Reportedly Optimistic About Bringing Julian Assange to Court The exact nature of the charges against Julian Assange was not immediately known. The document carries markings indicating it was originally filed in US District Court in Alexandria, Virginia in August. The Wall Street Journal reported earlier on Thursday that Justice Department officials were preparing to prosecute Assange. One of Assange's attorneys, Barry Pollack , said it was a "danger... [Full Article...]

'Allies owe each other respect,' Macron says of Trump tweets

'Allies owe each other respect,' Macron says of Trump tweets In addition to berating May over the phone, Trump also spent an entire weekend in Paris feuding with other world leaders - particularly the weekend's host, French President Emmanuel Macron. Trump's urgings. "It's the ally with which we take all the risks, with which we carry out the most complicated operations". But asked whether there was a deeper misunderstanding between the two countries ... [Full Article...]

A humbler Zuckerberg acknowledges Facebook’s struggle with the "ugliness of humanity"

A humbler Zuckerberg acknowledges Facebook’s struggle with the If you're not aware of what I'm talking about, please read this deep and intricate report by the New York Times . As news of Facebook's use of Definers reached Capitol Hill, one senator implied that Facebook's efforts to push back against critics may add to the company's woes. [Full Article...]

Number of missing people in California wildfires doubles to over 630

Number of missing people in California wildfires doubles to over 630 The Woolsey Fire has razed 98,000 acres (39,660 hectares) and has been 62 percent contained. He urged people to look at the list of those unaccounted for and to let authorities know if they are safe. 8 fire killed 63 people, destroyed 9,700 homes and displaced 52,000 people in the town of Paradise and nearby towns. The US president initially blamed the blazes on state officials and threatene... [Full Article...]

Doubts over Rohingya repatriation as official says none want to return

Doubts over Rohingya repatriation as official says none want to return A confidential UNHCR document seen by AFP said the agency would only provide aid if returnees were allowed back to the villages they had left or to other locations chosen by them. He told several reporters that the conflict between the Rohingya and Myanmar's government is not resolved, and "so many" Rohingya villages in northern Rakhine are flattened that there is no place to go back to. [Full Article...]

China says high-level trade talks with USA have resumed

China says high-level trade talks with USA have resumed Trump has also threatened to impose tariffs on all remaining Chinese imports, about $267 billion worth, if Beijing fails to address United States demands. "They are not close to a favourable deal on trade". It was too early to tell whether China's offer would be sufficient to preclude an increase in United States tariffs at the start of 2019, he said. [Full Article...]

Monkey kills 12-day-old baby

Monkey kills 12-day-old baby This isn't the first time that a child has been attacked in Agra . Indian police said a group of the animals entered the boy's home before one of them ran away with him. "We have registered a case of unnatural death and are getting an autopsy done". "There is a big monkey menace in the area". In 2018, the Indian government said it had approved a pilot project for immune-contraception to con... [Full Article...]

Saudi-Led Coalition Says to Halt Attacks on Hudaydah

Saudi-Led Coalition Says to Halt Attacks on Hudaydah Worldwide aid groups have warned a full-scale assault on Hodeidah, which handles 80 percent of the impoverished country's food imports and aid supplies, would risk triggering a starvation. In the past two weeks, forces loyal to the Yemeni government, supported by allied militias and the Saudi-led worldwide coalition, intensified their offensive on Hodeidah, a strategic port through which 70 per ... [Full Article...]

Graham says acting AG Whitaker will 'honor regular order' in Mueller probe

Graham says acting AG Whitaker will 'honor regular order' in Mueller probe He added , more attention should be brought to the leftist bias of tech giants like Facebook , Google and Twitter - arguing that's real collusion. "I think my only crime was that I support Donald Trump ". He was replaced by his own chief of staff Matthew G. Whitaker, who publicly criticized the Mueller probe before joining the Justice Department. [Full Article...]

Southern Californians battered by wildfires that killed 2

Southern Californians battered by wildfires that killed 2 Officials said they expect the wind to die down by midday Monday, but there was still no rain in sight. The Woolsey Fire has damaged or destroyed a number of structures, including celebrity homes and a legendary Hollywood film set. "We'll get sustained winds of up to 40 mph and gusts between 60 mph and 70 mph", he said early Sunday of the Santa Ana "devil wind" hitting the Los Angeles area w... [Full Article...]

Michelle Obama on Trump: 'You don’t get results when you go low'

Michelle Obama on Trump: 'You don’t get results when you go low' Roberts then turned to a recent op-ed published by the Wall Street Journal in which former Hillary Clinton campaign manager Mark Penn baselessly suggested that she may run for the White House again in 2020. "That's a huge weight you have to carry, when your family doesn't want you to go to the next level", she said . Obama paid the same gesture forward to Melania Trump - despite reports... [Full Article...]

The Johnny Bobbitt story was a scam from the start

The Johnny Bobbitt story was a scam from the start The three initially gained fame in 2017, when the couple created a GoFundMe page claiming that Bobbitt had spent his last $20 to help fill up McClure's gas tank after her vehicle broke down in a bad part of town. That's when the real trouble began. "There should be close to another $300,000 available to Johnny", Bobbitt's lawyer Chris Fallon told CNN. D'Amico said that he had been controllin... [Full Article...]

Merkel Says Contemplated Whether to Seek Re-Election as Chancellor Back in 2016

Merkel Says Contemplated Whether to Seek Re-Election as Chancellor Back in 2016 Merkel said. such an army will show the world "there will never again be war between European nations". "The days when we relied on others, passed". After spending much of the past weekend in Paris together, in what can be reasonably called a failed diplomatic reset, Trump hit at Macron's suggestion of a joint European military force created to protect European countries from a threat of the... [Full Article...]

Rohingya refugees repatriation set to begin today

Rohingya refugees repatriation set to begin today The offer has come from Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern at a meeting with Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi. According to Amnesty International, more than 750,000 Rohingya refugees, mostly children, and women, fled Myanmar and crossed into neighboring Bangladesh after Myanmar forces launched a crackdown on the minority Muslim community in August 2017. [Full Article...]

Coalition, Yemen Rebels Agree on Informal Truce

Coalition, Yemen Rebels Agree on Informal Truce The office of British Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt said the Saudi-led alliance fighting on the side of the government had agreed to the evacuation of up to 50 wounded Houthi fighters to Oman following Hunt's visit to Riyadh . The deputy director of the port, Yehya Charafeddine, told AFP on Tuesday that the port's main entrance "had been the target of air raids [.] but the port is functioning nor... [Full Article...]

Pence and Bolton Speak of Need for Cooperation — ASEAN

Pence and Bolton Speak of Need for Cooperation — ASEAN He said Washington had taken action to promote this vision, including steps to spur private investment in infrastructure and a pursuit of trade that is "free, fair, and reciprocal". vice-president that American exports to India had risen by 50 per cent in the past two years, with India importing $4 billion of United States oil and gas this year. [Full Article...]


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