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 hurricane Friday morning. "As you can expect t... More..

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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..

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..

No evidence MA gas blasts were intentional, investigator says
by | Sunday, September 16, 2018

No evidence MA gas blasts were intentional, investigator says

Authorities are placing the blame on over-pressurized natural gas lines. Baker said New England-based Eversource would replace Columbia Gas of MA. Gov. The governor said he urged Columbia Gas to develop a "co...More..

Kenya's golden outing at Berlin marathon: Kipchoge smashes record, Cherono dazzles
by | Sunday, September 16, 2018

Kenya's golden outing at Berlin marathon: Kipchoge smashes record, Cherono dazzles

Kipruto and Kipsang's times are an indication of how Kipchoge's pace blew the race apart from the outset. Kipchoge's three pacemakers were down to one by the 15km mark, but still the Olympic World Champions m...More..

KAVANAUGH SPEAKS: Trump's Court Pick BREAKS SILENCE on Feinstein's Letter
by | Sunday, September 16, 2018

KAVANAUGH SPEAKS: Trump's Court Pick BREAKS SILENCE on Feinstein's Letter

In a statement released by the White House Friday, Kavanaugh said: "I categorically and unequivocally deny this allegation". The episode has sent tensions between and inside both parties back to the boiling...More..

Dallas Police Affidavit Contradicts Police Officer's Account of Botham Jean Shooting
by | Sunday, September 16, 2018

Dallas Police Affidavit Contradicts Police Officer's Account of Botham Jean Shooting

In addition, Dallas News reports, Amber Guyger is only leave from the police department and allegedly " Dallas police aren't ready to discuss whether she will keep her job as an officer". The march, which ...More..

Swiss intelligence helped foil alleged Russian plot to spy on government lab
by | Sunday, September 16, 2018

Swiss intelligence helped foil alleged Russian plot to spy on government lab

Their arrest was part of an global security operation with Swiss intelligence agencies playing a key role, according to Switzerland's Tages Azeiger newspaper. The two agents - who are not the men accused by B...More..