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House GOP presses Democrats to get behind Trump's border wall funding

House GOP presses Democrats to get behind Trump's border wall funding Migrants hoping to apply for asylum in the United States must put their names on a waiting list that already had some 3,000 people on it before the caravan arrived in Tijuana . The incident began with a march to the border that organizers said would be peaceful. Some attempted to get through fencing and wire separating the countries, prompting volleys of stinging gas. [Full Article...]

Trump Threatens to Cancel Meeting With Putin After Russia-Ukraine Naval Clash

Trump Threatens to Cancel Meeting With Putin After Russia-Ukraine Naval Clash Russia accused the sailors, who were manning three Ukrainian navy ships, of illegally entering Russian waters and ignoring warnings from Russian border guards, charges Ukraine has denied. The capital of Kiev is not under martial law. The meeting is expected to be focused on arms control negotiations, among other topics, but after Russian Federation had a naval clash with Ukraine last week, Trum... [Full Article...]

Divisive race ends with Republican Hyde-Smith victory

Divisive race ends with Republican Hyde-Smith victory Trump (who appeared at two rallies with her on the eve of the runoff) pulled her through, even though Espy improved on his November 6 performance. Cindy Hyde-Smith saw off her Democratic rival in a special run-off vote yesterday despite a controversial campaign in which she told a supporter she would go to a public hanging if he invited her. [Full Article...]

Gamer arrested after alleged rape of teen overheard on Playstation

Gamer arrested after alleged rape of teen overheard on Playstation Police say the investigation that led to Fabian's arrest in the second case took time because of testing on evidence collected from the victim. When Fabian was finished, he returned to play the video game with the other online gamer. Daniel Enrique Fabian , 18, was arrested late last week and accused of raping a 15-year-old girl in late June. The player said he heard a girl's voice saying "no". [Full Article...]

Storm Diana weather warning for Cumbria extended

Storm Diana weather warning for Cumbria extended Freezing fog is making for treacherous travel conditions for large swathes of Britain today as it prepares for a further hit of heavy rain and wind from Storm Diana tomorrow. As for today, Met Éireann's outlook is: "Overcast wet and very blustery this morning with heavy spells of rain, gales and severe gusts". The Met Office has already issued severe weather warnings with the storm expected ... [Full Article...]

Mueller's report will be "politically very devastating" for Trump, Alan Dershowitz predicts

Mueller's report will be Dershowitz said that when he means catastrophic, it signifies that he is rendering a picture that will be politically catastrophic. Still, last week he complied with Mueller by submitting answers to the special counsel in writing. The Minnesota Democrat added that she believed that Whitaker was "literally a walking conflict", citing reports that the acting attorney general made almost $1 million l... [Full Article...]

An Enormous Cow From Western Australia Delighted People On Social Media

An Enormous Cow From Western Australia Delighted People On Social Media He is double the weight of the average Holstein Friesian and half a metre taller. The behemoth bovine hails from a farm in the town of Myalup in Western Australia and was recently saved from the barbecue because of its size, standing almost two metres tall and weighing more than a vehicle. [Full Article...]

SF Giants Owner Donates To Controversial Senate Candidate

SF Giants Owner Donates To Controversial Senate Candidate Trump to campaign for Republican Senator Cindy Hyde-Smith who is locked in a tight race with Democrat Mike Espy; analysis from Michael Meehan, former chief of staff for Sen. Given how political donations work - you have to write a check to the campaign committee by name - there is no reasonable way to read this other than (a) MLB's lobbyists happily cut the check to Hyde-Smith not giving a rip a... [Full Article...]

Afghanistan: US service members killed in bomb explosion

Afghanistan: US service members killed in bomb explosion The wounded service members and contractor were evacuated and are receiving medical care, according to the military. Ghazni was the only one of Afghanistan's 34 provinces where parliamentary elections could not be held in October. "Sgt. Jasso was killed defending our nation, fighting al Qaeda alongside our Afghan partners", he added. Earlier this month, Taliban fighters took swaths of two outlyi... [Full Article...]

Manafort reportedly visited WikiLeaks' Assange in lead-up to election

Manafort reportedly visited WikiLeaks' Assange in lead-up to election Trump has even called the probe on more than one occasion "a despicable witch hunt". WikiLeaks' role in releasing emails hacked from the Democratic National Committee in 2016 has also been under scrutiny as special counsel Robert Mueller has investigated Russian interference in the 2016 election and whether the campaign of then-presidential candidate Donald Trump was involved. [Full Article...]

Video Captures Border Patrol Agent Sparking Arizona Fire

Video Captures Border Patrol Agent Sparking Arizona Fire It created an estimated $8 million worth of damage, but at least Dickey found out he'd be a father to a boy, right? Well, the US Forest Service has now released footage from the scene. "I feel absolutely disgusting about it". Dickey, 37, immediately reported the fire and admitted to being responsible for it, according to a news release from the U.S. [Full Article...]

Protests in Paris over fuel price hike continues into the night

Protests in Paris over fuel price hike continues into the night Numerous often low-income "yellow vest" protesters are particularly incensed at his decision to hike anti-pollution taxes on diesel, while scrapping a wealth tax on the rich. In his tweet the president praised the security forces for "their courage and their professionalism". Shame on those who tried to intimidate the elect. [Full Article...]

UK Parliament Seizes Internal Facebook Documents

UK Parliament Seizes Internal Facebook Documents The documents are reported to contain information on the company's data and privacy controls before the massive breach was made public. A sergeant at arms was sent to the individual's hotel and gave him a two-hour deadline to hand over the documents. [Full Article...]

Troubled waters: What's behind the Russia, Ukraine naval stand-off?

Troubled waters: What's behind the Russia, Ukraine naval stand-off? I utterly condemn Russia's aggression against the Ukrainian vessels that sought to enter the Sea of Azov yesterday, including the forcible seizure of three Ukrainian ships and their crews. The Kerch Strait is the only passage into the Sea of Azov beyond it. "It must be done according to worldwide law in coordination with other countries that are using these passages". [Full Article...]

Syria accuses rebels of poison gas attack in Aleppo

Syria accuses rebels of poison gas attack in Aleppo Meanwhile, nine people were in a village near the rebel stronghold of Idlib in an airstrike by Russian warplanes - the first since September. Some were sitting, while others lay down, breathing through with oxygen masks. But its implementation has stalled after jihadists refused to withdraw from the planned demilitarised zone on time, and sporadic shelling and clashes have rocked the area. [Full Article...]

Police search villas in Turkey for ‘Khashoggi remains’

Police search villas in Turkey for ‘Khashoggi remains’ A Tunisian journalists' union hung a large banner from its headquarters showing the prince holding a chainsaw - a reference to the dismemberment of Khashoggi's corpse. Officials told Reuters last month that Khashoggi's killers may have dumped his remains at a rural location near Yalova, which is a 90-km (55 mile) drive southeast of Istanbul. [Full Article...]

Trump Rallies in MS for Embattled Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith

Trump Rallies in MS for Embattled Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith Republican Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith was expected to coast to victory in a MS runoff that would conclude the last Senate race of 2018's midterm elections. Espy is trying to become the first African-American U.S. senator from MS since Reconstruction. He said it would be "unfair" to make any connection between the items and Hyde-Smith. [Full Article...]

Mueller: Paul Manafort violated plea deal by lying to feds

Mueller: Paul Manafort violated plea deal by lying to feds The representatives for Special Counsel Mueller did not detail what they believe Mr Manafort lied about. Manafort said in the same filing he disagreed with Special Counsel Robert Mueller's assertion that he lied to investigators. Both the special counsel and Manafort's attorneys agreed there was no reason to delay his sentencing and asked the court to set a date for that. That included his wor... [Full Article...]

North Atlantic Treaty Organisation calls emergency meeting with Ukraine on sea clash

North Atlantic Treaty Organisation calls emergency meeting with Ukraine on sea clash Poroshenko said he would propose that parliament impose martial law. Ukraine's president Petro Poroshenko will be holding a war cabinet this evening, reports state. When the Ukrainian ships appeared in the waters of the Kerch Strait, locals saw aircraft n flying over the Kerch Bridge. "NATO is closely monitoring developments in the Azov Sea and the Kerch Strait, and we are in contact w... [Full Article...]

Donald Trump demands Mexico moves migrants from the U.S. border

Donald Trump demands Mexico moves migrants from the U.S. border More than 5,000 migrants are now residing in the border city of Tijuana, according to reports , which has drawn the ire of the mayor. Secretary of Homeland Security Kirstjen Nielsen, briefs the media on election interference, at the White House, on August 2, 2018 in Washington, D.C. [Full Article...]


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