Shootout at famed Mexico City mariachi plaza leaves five dead

The former Mexico City mayor, who will take office in December, is confident that new strategies under the city's incoming mayor, Claudia Sheinbaum, will be effective. Thousands crowd into Mexico City's central Zocalo square every year to hear th... More..

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Brett Kavanaugh And His Accuser Will Publicy Testify Monday
by | Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Brett Kavanaugh And His Accuser Will Publicy Testify Monday

He said he wished Democrats had brought up the accusations against Kavanaugh sooner. Underscoring the uncertainty Kavanaugh faces, three senators considered swing votes on the nomination issued statements M...More..

Massive fire rages through a Brooklyn mall parking garage
by | Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Massive fire rages through a Brooklyn mall parking garage

Multiple cars went up in flames inside the parking garage, spreading to another floor and quickly elevating the severity of the blaze within an hour. Fire Commissioner Daniel Nigro said the responding firefight...More..

White House is Planning an Attack on Kavanaugh Accuser, Christine Blasey Ford
by | Tuesday, September 18, 2018

White House is Planning an Attack on Kavanaugh Accuser, Christine Blasey Ford

Donald Trump Jr posted an image to his Instagram account mocking Democrats and seeming to suggest the recent emergence of sexual assault allegations against supreme court nominee Brett Kavanaugh were a...More..

‘Presidential Alert’ Texting System To Be Tested Thursday
by | Monday, September 17, 2018

‘Presidential Alert’ Texting System To Be Tested Thursday

The administration will send a test alert via radio and television broadcasters two minutes after the cell phone alert. Despite the agency's assurances in their official press release , as well as reporting ...More..

Photos and videos show Hurricane Florence's terrifying aftermath
by | Monday, September 17, 2018

Photos and videos show Hurricane Florence's terrifying aftermath

Now, workers are racing against rising flood waters to shore up the city's main levee system before the river crests. Florence made landfall near Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina , as a Category 1 hurric...More..

Russian Federation and Turkey to create Syria buffer
by | Monday, September 17, 2018

Russian Federation and Turkey to create Syria buffer

Earlier, Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said that Turkey stands for the political solution of the Syrian conflict and in particular, the crisis in Idlib. "We are trying to protect the pure, clean, in...More..

Trump says cost increases from tariffs are 'almost unnoticeable'
by | Monday, September 17, 2018

Trump says cost increases from tariffs are 'almost unnoticeable'

White House spokeswoman Lindsay Walters declined comment on the timing of a possible announcement, but said: "The President has been clear that he and his administration will continue to take action to address ...More..

Obama's return: Good or bad for Democrats?
by | Monday, September 17, 2018

Obama's return: Good or bad for Democrats?

Bob Casey and Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf, but also other down-ballot races that Democrats are contesting . In his speech, Obama encouraged support for Cordray from voters, despite their political party, by point...More..

U.S. Media Report Slams Trump Aid Shutdown to Palestinians
by | Monday, September 17, 2018

U.S. Media Report Slams Trump Aid Shutdown to Palestinians

Globes published what it called an exclusive story based on information given by "US diplomatic sources" that both Greenblatt and senior Trump adviser Jared Kushner had persuaded the president to offer the h...More..

Florence turns deadly, unleashing ‘catastrophic floods on Carolinas
by | Monday, September 17, 2018

Florence turns deadly, unleashing ‘catastrophic floods on Carolinas

At least five people are dead, including a baby . Soil remains saturated and water tables high in the northeast, which could result in flooding problems should Florence bring heavy rounds of rain to the ar...More..

by | Monday, September 17, 2018

Brett Kavanaugh accuser speaks out about sexual assault allegations

When she tried to scream out he clamped a hand over her mouth. "I thought he might inadvertently kill me", said Ford , now a 51-year-old research psychologist in northern California. In the letter, which w...More..

Accuser of nominee Brett Kavanaugh goes public
by | Monday, September 17, 2018

Accuser of nominee Brett Kavanaugh goes public

The developments marked the latest chapter of a long-contentious battle over President Trump's second Supreme Court nominee that has grown increasingly divisive as it approaches its final stages. Kavanaugh an...More..

London Mayor Sadiq Khan joins call for second Brexit referendum
by | Monday, September 17, 2018

London Mayor Sadiq Khan joins call for second Brexit referendum

You don't solve the issue of no hard border by having a hard border 20km inside Northern Ireland, or 20km inside Ireland. As such, the public "must get a final say" on the issue, Khan insisted. But yesterday ...More..

Novichok ruled out after couple falls ill in Salisbury restaurant
by | Monday, September 17, 2018

Novichok ruled out after couple falls ill in Salisbury restaurant

Police in hazmat suits have sealed off the area following the emergency which sparked a panic among diners at Prezzo. Roads in the city centre have been cordoned off and Public Health England says it has been...More..

by | Monday, September 17, 2018

Democratic Senator Feinstein urges Federal Bureau of Investigation probe of Kavanaugh allegations

Dianne FeinsteinDianne Emiel FeinsteinKavanaugh and the "boys will be boys" sentiment is a poor excuse for bad behavior Dems play waiting game with Collins and Murkowski Bill Maher dismisses Kavanaugh sexual...More..

Typhoon Mangkhut death toll climbs in Philippines
by | Monday, September 17, 2018

Typhoon Mangkhut death toll climbs in Philippines

Typhoon Mangkhut barrelled into southern China after lashing the Philippines with strong winds and heavy rain that caused landslides feared to have buried dozens. At least 36 people, including the eight min...More..

Trinidadians in the Carolinas prepare for Hurricane Florence
by | Monday, September 17, 2018

Trinidadians in the Carolinas prepare for Hurricane Florence

Hurricane Florence could flood thousands of buildings. On Thursday morning, a tweet from South Carolina's Emergency Management Division brought this perspective on Florence's sheer size: It's "larger than S...More..

Two Republican senators urge committee to hear out Kavanaugh accuser before vote
by | Monday, September 17, 2018

Two Republican senators urge committee to hear out Kavanaugh accuser before vote

In the piece, Ford described her alleged encounter with Kavanaugh back when they both were still in high school, in which she now accuses Kavanaugh of pinning her to a bed in 1982 and attempting to force hi...More..

Two Dead, More In Critical Condition After Defqon.1 Festival In Australia
by | Monday, September 17, 2018

Two Dead, More In Critical Condition After Defqon.1 Festival In Australia

The festival has reportedly been rampant with drug use this year, with 13 people transported to a hospital for drug-related issues while another 700 people sought assistance from medical staff on-site. The NSW ...More..

Ex-UN climate chief to face sexual assault trial
by | Monday, September 17, 2018

Ex-UN climate chief to face sexual assault trial

Talking to ANI , she said, "Chuffed to bits. I am relieved", the complainant, who can not be named for legal reasons, told local media Friday after the court hearing. The police had filed a case against Pachua...More..

Mother of alleged MS-13 victim is fatally struck before vigil
by | Monday, September 17, 2018

Mother of alleged MS-13 victim is fatally struck before vigil

Before the incident, police said Rodriguez was involved in a dispute on Ray Court Street with a driver of a 2016 Nissan Rouge regarding the placement of a memorial dedicated to her daughter and her daughter's f...More..

by | Monday, September 17, 2018

Brett Kavanaugh's accuser comes out of the shadows

He said he recalled his wife using Kavanaugh's last name and expressing concern that Kavanaugh - then a federal judge - might someday be nominated to the Supreme Court . The Senate Republican majority can on...More..

Israeli army strikes 2 Hamas posts along Gaza Strip
by | Monday, September 17, 2018

Israeli army strikes 2 Hamas posts along Gaza Strip

GAZA CITY, Palestinian Territories: Three Palestinians, including a 14-year-old, were shot dead by Israeli fire in new clashes along the Gaza border on Friday, the health ministry in the Hamas-run enclave said....More..

Donald Trump calls Mueller probe a political weapon aimed at Republicans
by | Monday, September 17, 2018

Donald Trump calls Mueller probe a political weapon aimed at Republicans

Starr told ABC News Chief White House Correspondent Jonathan Karl on "This Week" Sunday, "It is very likely that Paul Manafort has indicated through his counsel and directly that he can provide very helpful i...More..

Texas Board of Education votes to remove Hillary Clinton from history curriculum
by | Monday, September 17, 2018

Texas Board of Education votes to remove Hillary Clinton from history curriculum

Friday's vote was not final but rather a preliminary vote. The 15-member group who developed the recommendation created a rubric that was used to identify which historical figures are "essential" for students...More..

MA gas-blast: Residents allowed home after fires and explosions
by | Monday, September 17, 2018

MA gas-blast: Residents allowed home after fires and explosions

A man was killed and at least 25 people were injured in Thursday's fires and explosions. Thousands of people were forced to evacuate. Restoration of gas service to homes and buildings throughout the area will...More..

FEMA head says he'll stay on job despite reported probe
by | Monday, September 17, 2018

FEMA head says he'll stay on job despite reported probe

Long addressed the investigation Thursday, telling reporters, "Every day we work closely with the OIG and the (Government Accountability Office)" and "we'll continue to fully cooperate with any investigation th...More..

Storm Helene heads for North East - yellow weather warning issued
by | Sunday, September 16, 2018

Storm Helene heads for North East - yellow weather warning issued

Some damage to trees is possible, such as large branches or even whole trees falling in a few places. "The exact track of the storm will determine where the strongest winds will fall and there will be regular...More..

Gov. Brown says California will launch satellite
by | Sunday, September 16, 2018

Gov. Brown says California will launch satellite

That announcement was based on a report written by researchers at the University of Maryland and the Rocky Mountain Institute that found that business, regional and local efforts have taken the USA almost halfw...More..