Trump says Obama took Biden off 'the trash heap'

He tells a Republican rally in Elko, Nevada, that he "likes where we stand in the election " on November 6 that will determine control of Congress. Governorships are also seen as stepping stones to the presidency. "We are going to be putting in ... More..

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The Duke of Sussex's Speech | Invictus Games | Sydney
by | Sunday, October 21, 2018

The Duke of Sussex's Speech | Invictus Games | Sydney

Prince Harry arrived in uniform to the event, which saw the Royal and his new wife lay a wreath which was accompanied by a handwritten note, dedicated to Australia's fallen soldiers. The wording was a nod to...More..

Saudi king removes top officials as probe shows Khashoggi died
by | Sunday, October 21, 2018

Saudi king removes top officials as probe shows Khashoggi died

The monarch also relieved deputy intelligence chief General Ahmed al-Assiri of his duties and ordered the formation of a committee headed by Prince Mohammed to restructure the intelligence agency. U.S. Secretar...More..

Elina's cookie sales fly high at Edmonton marijuana store
by | Sunday, October 21, 2018

Elina's cookie sales fly high at Edmonton marijuana store

Elina Childs, 9, of Alberta in Canada, chose to sell her cookies outside a marijuana dispensary on Wednesday, Global News Canada reports. As people lined up to buy marijuana at one of six Edmonton cannabis st...More..

At least 60 people dead after train ploughs through crowd in India
by | Sunday, October 21, 2018

At least 60 people dead after train ploughs through crowd in India

Punjab Chief Minister and Minister Navjot Singh Sidhu outside the Guru Nanak Hospital in Amritsar . He said the crowd did not see the speeding train approaching, adding that the train did not stop after...More..

Thousands march in favour of People's Vote on Brexit
by | Sunday, October 21, 2018

Thousands march in favour of People's Vote on Brexit

The march will begin from midday at Park Lane, finishing in Parliament Square. "More than 150 coaches will bring people from towns and cities from every region and nation", they said in a statement. Sadiq Kha...More..

White House blames Democrats after senior officials' row over immigration
by | Sunday, October 21, 2018

White House blames Democrats after senior officials' row over immigration

It erupted as the president - disappointed by new government data showing that his restrictive immigration policies have failed to discourage migrants from seeking entry into the United States - is grasping...More..

Tanzanian billionaire seized by gunmen nine days ago is found safe
by | Saturday, October 20, 2018

Tanzanian billionaire seized by gunmen nine days ago is found safe

Dewji, 43, had been abducted last week by unidentified gunmen as he went for a workout at the high-end Colosseum Hotel in Oyster Bay, Dar es Salaam . " Mohammed Dewji told us that the kidnappers wanted money ...More..

Criminal investigation underway into closed Cantrell funeral home
by | Saturday, October 20, 2018

Criminal investigation underway into closed Cantrell funeral home

The incident comes about a week after the badly decomposed bodies of 11 babies were found hidden in a false ceiling at a different funeral home in the MI city. Other violations included failing to obtain permit...More..

Theresa May 'humiliated' by lack of breakthrough at Brexit summit
by | Saturday, October 20, 2018

Theresa May 'humiliated' by lack of breakthrough at Brexit summit

Tajani said May told him she would consider it but gave no indication of whether she favoured such an extension. German Chancellor Angela Merkel speaks at the final press conference during the Euro Summit i...More..

Facebook's new war: Election 'war room' takes aim at fake information
by | Saturday, October 20, 2018

Facebook's new war: Election 'war room' takes aim at fake information

The "war room is something new that we're trying in terms of having a physical presence, and we'll reevaluate and see how it works here after the USA midterms to determine if this is something that we want to c...More..

115 people injured during latest protest in Gaza
by | Saturday, October 20, 2018

115 people injured during latest protest in Gaza

More than 200 Palestinians have been killed and some 21,500 others wounded in renewed Gaza clashes, according to the latest figures released by the Gaza Health Ministry. An Egyptian security delegation visite...More..

New studies show increase in auto crashes in states allowing recreational marijuana
by | Saturday, October 20, 2018

New studies show increase in auto crashes in states allowing recreational marijuana

Though a 2017 study found that the legalization of recreational weed has not increased the number of accidents involving fatalities, states that have legalized recreational use are seeing more auto crashes ov...More..

Pentagon: US-South Korea Military War Game Exercises on Hold for Now
by | Saturday, October 20, 2018

Pentagon: US-South Korea Military War Game Exercises on Hold for Now

The top Pentagon spokeswoman, Dana W. White, said Washington and Seoul are suspending an air exercise known as Vigilant Ace "to give the diplomatic process every opportunity to continue". Vigilant Ace is an a...More..

Kerryn Phelps wins Turnbull's old seat and forces government into minority
by | Saturday, October 20, 2018

Kerryn Phelps wins Turnbull's old seat and forces government into minority

Mr Morrison, who urged Wentworth voters to stick with the Liberal Party to avoid instability in the Parliament, now no longer commands a majority of seats in the House. "The events of a couple of months ago wou...More..

Saudi Arabia Confirms Khashoggi Dead, Claims Killed in Fight
by | Saturday, October 20, 2018

Saudi Arabia Confirms Khashoggi Dead, Claims Killed in Fight

As part of the palace manoeuvring, he loses one of his most trusted intelligence chiefs and a close aide but in so doing, he may have engineered a way out of an escalating crisis, allowing him to protect relati...More..

Hundreds to travel to London for People's Vote anti-Brexit march
by | Saturday, October 20, 2018

Hundreds to travel to London for People's Vote anti-Brexit march

Several MPs and celebrities have confirmed they will be attending including Alan Partridge star Steve Coogan, TV chef Delia Smith, actor and comedian Dawn French, Tory MP Anna Soubry, Green Party's Caroline Luc...More..

UK PM says open to longer post-Brexit transition
by | Saturday, October 20, 2018

UK PM says open to longer post-Brexit transition

Cabinet Office minister David Lidington, the prime minister's de facto deputy, admitted the cost of extending the transition period would have to be "teased out" during negotiations. Business representatives at...More..

International Monetary Fund chief postpones Middle East trip with Saudi stop
by | Saturday, October 20, 2018

International Monetary Fund chief postpones Middle East trip with Saudi stop

International Monetary Fund head Christine Lagarde deferred a trip to the country which would have included the conference. The IMF did not give a reason for the postponement. Jamal Khashoggi, an insider-tur...More..

China, US agree to further enhance cooperation between militaries
by | Saturday, October 20, 2018

China, US agree to further enhance cooperation between militaries

Last year, Asean and its partner nations agreed a similar code to govern encounters at sea. Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Myanmar , Singapore and Thailand are ASEAN's other members. The resource-rich sea, whi...More..

by | Saturday, October 20, 2018

Assange sues Ecuador government for ‘violating his fundamental rights’

That case has since been dropped but Assange fears being extradited to the United States to face charges over the WikiLeaks website's release of troves of sensitive U.S. "Mention of the cat is degrading", Garzo...More..

Two tourists arrested, charged for spray painting wall in Thailand
by | Saturday, October 20, 2018

Two tourists arrested, charged for spray painting wall in Thailand

Lee Furlong and Brittney Schneider, both 23, were a‌rr‌est‌e‌d‌ at a hostel in Chiang Mai on Friday, Thai Rath News reported. Lieutenant Colonel Teerasak Sripraser told the Metro: "The graffiti says "Scouss...More..

Datasonic, MyEG stocks plunge as both implicated in Zahid’s corruption
by | Saturday, October 20, 2018

Datasonic, MyEG stocks plunge as both implicated in Zahid’s corruption

The former deputy prime minister will appear in the Kuala Lumpur Sessions Court on Friday (19th October) at 8am for the charges to be read out to him. Key accusations include that he misappropriated money from ...More..

Saudia Arabia's statement on Jamal Khashoggi's killing in full
by | Saturday, October 20, 2018

Saudia Arabia's statement on Jamal Khashoggi's killing in full

Khashoggi (pictured above center) was a Saudi citizen but worked for the newspaper with a temporary USA residency card. Saudi Attorney General Sheikh Saud al-Mojeb said Khashoggi died after "discussions" at t...More..

Greek foreign minister resigns, prime minister takes over
by | Saturday, October 20, 2018

Greek foreign minister resigns, prime minister takes over

Kammenos visited Washington last week and made a proposal for a Balkan military alliance which many in Athens and elsewhere saw as undermining the Prespes Agreement, which sought to end the Name Dispute with Ma...More..

Witches plan public hexing of newly confirmed Supreme Court Justice Kavanaugh
by | Saturday, October 20, 2018

Witches plan public hexing of newly confirmed Supreme Court Justice Kavanaugh

But as Adam Serwer observes , the political pressure the Roberts Court has yielded to is decidedly "wealthy, white and connected and numerous the decisions people mention to defend the court are decisions peop...More..

The contrasts of Mexico's southern and northern borders
by | Saturday, October 20, 2018

The contrasts of Mexico's southern and northern borders

Immigration was found to be the fifth most important issue for voters in a NBC/Wall Street Journal poll but Mr Trump is returning to familiar territory by renewing his case for a wall to be built on the south...More..

Copter crashes on USS Ronald Reagan in Asia, sailors hurt
by | Saturday, October 20, 2018

Copter crashes on USS Ronald Reagan in Asia, sailors hurt

The Reagan is now in the Philippine Sea, a Navy news release says . The MH-60 Seahawk hit the flight deck of the USS Ronald Reagan shortly after takeoff around 9 a.m., according to a statement released by ...More..

Menendez Leads GOP Challenger 51-44 In Latest Quinnipiac Poll
by | Saturday, October 20, 2018

Menendez Leads GOP Challenger 51-44 In Latest Quinnipiac Poll

Bob Menendez' popularity slides. (The Real Clear Politics average lead for Menendez is 7 points.) But Menendez has lingering negatives from the trial he endured over accusations of corruption . The new poll ...More..

McGahn leaves Trump administration
by | Saturday, October 20, 2018

McGahn leaves Trump administration

Trump is believed to have blamed McGahn, in addition to attorney general Jeff Sessions, for the ongoing investigation into the possible collusion between his 2016 presidential campaign and Russian Federation. I...More..