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U.S. military rejected White House request to build migrant detention facilities

U.S. military rejected White House request to build migrant detention facilities Around 4,800 United States soldiers were deployed on Monday (Nov 5) to the border with Mexico, the Pentagon announced, saying it could not give a price tag for the operation Democrats decry as political manoeuvring from President Donald Trump. [Full Article...]

10-year-old says she stomped head of baby in panic

10-year-old says she stomped head of baby in panic According to the Star Tribune , the alleged killer buried her head in her mom's arms while sobbing, moaning and crying through Monday's hearing. The Chippewa County sheriff says the girl was taken into custody after they got a call about a six-month-old boy bleeding from the head at a day care in the town of Wheaton. [Full Article...]

Truck slams into cars waiting at toll station in China; 15 killed

Truck slams into cars waiting at toll station in China; 15 killed It's understood a tower-crane truck lost control before ploughing into as many as 31 cars waiting at the Lanzhou South Toll Station about 7.20pm local time. Investigation into the cause of the accident is underway. The truck driver who lost control of the Board, crashed into the 31 vehicle. The Gansu provincial authorities demanded an examination of unsafe sections of expressways across the pr... [Full Article...]

Armed separatists kidnap 78 children and headteacher in Cameroon

Armed separatists kidnap 78 children and headteacher in Cameroon A source close to the school said the abducted students "are mainly boys". The source said: "In total 81 people were kidnapped including the principal". One of the original gripes was that French-speaking teachers were being deployed to English-speaking schools in the north-west and south-west regions . [Full Article...]

Russian fighter jet intercepts US Navy plane

Russian fighter jet intercepts US Navy plane EP-3 and came "very, very close" to the American aircraft. "The jet's crew reported identifying the US reconnaissance plane and accompanied it, preventing a violation of Russian airspace and followed all necessary safety procedures", the statement from Russian defense officials said, according to Russian state-backed Sputnik News . [Full Article...]

Man dies in 3rd shark attack off Australia's Whitsundays Islands

Man dies in 3rd shark attack off Australia's Whitsundays Islands Inspector Steve O'Connell of the Queensland Police Service said: "The group of 10 people were all very good friends and associates on holiday, and a lot of them had a medical background, which meant there were at least two doctors on board, who were able to render immediate first aid". [Full Article...]

New Zealand fisherman's ocean rescue of toddler 'miraculous'

New Zealand fisherman's ocean rescue of toddler 'miraculous' Mr Hutt, who normally fishes in a different area of the beach, said: "I reached out and grabbed him by the arm; even then I still thought it was just a doll". "It was terrible in between hearing that and seeing him", she told New Zealand outlet Stuff . I gave him a big hug'. A toddler was miraculously pulled from the water alive at a beach in New Zealand after he wandered away from his parent... [Full Article...]

Voting issues mark final stretch of Georgia governor’s race

Voting issues mark final stretch of Georgia governor’s race Winfrey did not mention Trump by name in her campaign appearances, but she did decry all the "noise", "vitriol" and "crazy talk" that is now part of political discourse. "[She] has been down to Mar-A-Lago.until I ran for office we did very well". In a Thursday speech delivered before a town hall, Winfrey praised gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams and advised people to honor their ancestor... [Full Article...]

Divers see Lion Air jet fuselage, new 'ping' heard

Divers see Lion Air jet fuselage, new 'ping' heard Two days after the flight data recorder was recovered, investigators at Indonesia's national transportation safety committee have yet to download the key data due to salt residue on the memory card. On Monday, the plane crashed 13 minutes after taking off from Soekarno-Hatta International Airport in Jakarta . "The now operating Boeing 737 MAX 8 aircraft have been inspected and we will conti... [Full Article...]

The 14th Amendment, reconsidered

The 14th Amendment, reconsidered Kennedy once said, 'a journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.' President Trump is taking that step for the betterment of the nation". Another supporter said the 14th amendment was created to address slavery and, "It wasn't designed for this". [Full Article...]

Don't Need Rahul Gandhi's Certificate, Says BJP On Tigress Avni's Killing

Don't Need Rahul Gandhi's Certificate, Says BJP On Tigress Avni's Killing A day after Union minister Maneka Gandhi criticised Maharashtra environment minister Sudhir Mungantiwar , he said he would have given his side of the story had she called him up. Meanwhile, Dr Prayag HS, an experienced wildlife veterinarian and veteran of several big cat captures in the country, the court orders were not followed and the animal was shot in cold blood. [Full Article...]

The UK has reportedly secured 'secret' Brexit concessions

The UK has reportedly secured 'secret' Brexit concessions An all-UK customs deal could be written into the withdrawal agreement , avoiding the need for a "backstop" for Northern Ireland . The EU agreed to a compromise on the backstop agreement to keep the border between Northern Ireland and Ireland last week, signalling they would accept keeping the whole of the United Kingdom in a customs union until both sides sign up to a deal that would prevent... [Full Article...]

El Chapo goes on trial over drugs, Latest World News

El Chapo goes on trial over drugs, Latest World News Lawyers for Guzman said in a motion last week that they needed more time to review more than 14,000 pages documents, largely related to key witnesses expected to testify against their client, that prosecutors turned over. Jurors will also be escorted by USA marshals to court daily while remaining anonymous throughout the trial. They will also be escorted in and out of the court by guards. [Full Article...]

Elementary School Teachers In Idaho Dress As Trump’s Border Wall For Halloween

Elementary School Teachers In Idaho Dress As Trump’s Border Wall For Halloween Teachers at an elementary school in Idaho sparked outrage after a politically-charged group Halloween costume was widely shared online. "We embrace all students", Middleton continued. Officials at Middleton Heights Elementary School in Middleton, Idaho, have apologized for staff wearing offensive Halloween costumes, saying there was no malicious intent behind the costumes. [Full Article...]

Xi to trumpet China's 'open' markets at trade forum

Xi to trumpet China's 'open' markets at trade forum Xi spoke at the opening of China's first national import expo on Monday, an event aimed at showcasing the country's commitment to globalization amid a bitter trade dispute with the U.S. China is taking solid steps to expand financial opening-up, continue to advance opening-up in the service sector, deepen opening-up in agriculture, mining, manufacturing, and accelerate the opening-up process of se... [Full Article...]

Texas couple dies in helicopter crash moments after their wedding

Texas couple dies in helicopter crash moments after their wedding Uvalde Police received a call from an aviation monitoring center around midnight Saturday notifying them of a possible downed aircraft. The couple, Will Byler and Bailee Ackerman Byler , and their pilot died in the crash, according to the Houstonian , a student newspaper at Sam Houston University . [Full Article...]

Khashoggi's body parts transported in suitcases

Khashoggi's body parts transported in suitcases Salah and Abdullah Khashoggi , who described their father as "courageous, generous and very fearless", said they have suffered weeks of agony and uncertainty following his disappearance and death. Riyadh's explanation for what happened to Khashoggi has changed several times. Media captionHow has the death of Jamal Khashoggi impacted the war in Yemen? A week later Saudi Arabia said the evide... [Full Article...]

Trump heads to Georgia, Tennessee with 2 days until midterms

Trump heads to Georgia, Tennessee with 2 days until midterms The GOP pollster, Bill McInturff, said the race is "more competitive", but "for Republicans, it feels slightly short of where you'd want to be for a national election". Democrats had a 9-point advantage in October's poll. Democratic supporters would no doubt beg to differ, but the discord that Hart predicts could spell the end of not only any future pro-Trump legislation, but also the end of t... [Full Article...]

Irish PM: Brexit is undermining N. Ireland's peace accord

But Downing Street has reportedly dismissed the report as "speculation". This would avoid the EU's "backstop" solution that would have treated Northern Ireland differently from the rest of Britain. The Irish border has proved the biggest obstacle to a deal, with both sides vowing not to reinstate a hard border between Ireland (Other OTC: IRLD - news ) and Northern Ireland for fear of desta... [Full Article...]

Wisconsin town mourns 3 Girl Scouts, 1 adult killed in crash

Wisconsin town mourns 3 Girl Scouts, 1 adult killed in crash Four people, including three Girl Scouts were killed in a hit-and-run auto crash in Wisconsin on Saturday, police said. One adult and three girls were left dead after the incident, and a fourth girl was critically injured. Dan Sokup of the Lake Hallie Police Department told CNN affiliate WEAU . Approximately 15 people were out picking up trash in total when the incident occured. [Full Article...]


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