Israeli court rejects appeal by USA student detained over alleged BDS support

Ben-Hillel lamented, adding that Alqasem had been criticised by her former connections with the movement for wanting to attend the Israeli university - which they say amounts to a de-facto recognition of Israel . She was targeted because she was pre... More..

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Chinese ambassador says dealing with Donald Trump is 'very confusing'
by | Monday, October 15, 2018

Chinese ambassador says dealing with Donald Trump is 'very confusing'

China has denied these allegations. "They meddled", he said of Russian Federation, "but I think China meddled too". Trump announced three weeks ago that he was levying a new round of tariffs on $200 billio...More..

Trump on Mocking Christine Ford at Rally: ‘It Doesn’t Matter. We Won’
by | Monday, October 15, 2018

Trump on Mocking Christine Ford at Rally: ‘It Doesn’t Matter. We Won’

Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh . "The Kentucky Republican said it awakened them to the Supreme Court cause - an issue that inspired numerous same voters to back Trump in 2016", NPR reported. "Have yo...More..

Hurricane Michael: Dozens still missing on Florida coast
by | Monday, October 15, 2018

Hurricane Michael: Dozens still missing on Florida coast

He cautioned the number is fluid and was changing as various authorities locate people. Numerous missing could be out of phone contact, or staying someplace loved ones didn't know about, authorities cautioned...More..

Hundreds taken by IS from camp in Syria
by | Monday, October 15, 2018

Hundreds taken by IS from camp in Syria

The Syrian government would also collect transit fees from convoys coming from Jordan . Russian military police deployed in the area, including on the edge of the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights , setting up c...More..

Sen. Elizabeth Warren’s DNA Hints At Native American Heritage
by | Monday, October 15, 2018

Sen. Elizabeth Warren’s DNA Hints At Native American Heritage

An ancestry-specific analysis concluded Warren's Native American ancestry falls between Canadian and Mexican indigenous populations, Bustamante said. "When I made a decision to run for Senate in 2012, I never...More..

Saudi Arabia Vows Retaliation Against US Sanctions
by | Monday, October 15, 2018

Saudi Arabia Vows Retaliation Against US Sanctions

The development comes after The Washington Post reported that Turkey told U.S. officials it has audio and video proof that Khashoggi was murdered and dismembered in the consulate. "I'll give you an example - ...More..

Pope defrocks two Chilean bishops over sexual abuse allegations
by | Monday, October 15, 2018

Pope defrocks two Chilean bishops over sexual abuse allegations

A total of 167 bishops, priests and lay members of the church are now under scanner for sexual crimes committed in Chile since 1960. The Vatican's announcement come shortly after the pope held talks in the ...More..

German train station locked down after man takes woman hostage, police say
by | Monday, October 15, 2018

German train station locked down after man takes woman hostage, police say

Heavily armed police now surround the station, which has been evacuated and closed off to the public. One of Germany's largest train stations was evacuated and locked down Monday after a man took a woman host...More..

Six dead after floods hit southern France
by | Monday, October 15, 2018

Six dead after floods hit southern France

Mr Thiron said one river rose by more than 20 feet and that floodwaters were in some cases too powerful for the emergency services to get through. We're going to have to use aircraft to evacuate them because we...More..

Fight between father and son leads to amputation, attempted murder charge
by | Monday, October 15, 2018

Fight between father and son leads to amputation, attempted murder charge

Police were unable to serve an arrest warrant for Ferguson until Tuesday, because of the severity of his injuries. It ended with the father losing a leg and facing an attempted second degree murder charge, a...More..

Princess Eugenie's blowout marriage to Jack Brooksbank needles palace
by | Monday, October 15, 2018

Princess Eugenie's blowout marriage to Jack Brooksbank needles palace

George's Chapel on the grounds of Windsor Castle in a traditional and classy event that set the bar high for all weddings to come. But in 1981 while on a visit to the United States, Elizabeth II wore one of t...More..

Trump tells '60 Minutes' that climate change will 'change back again'
by | Monday, October 15, 2018

Trump tells '60 Minutes' that climate change will 'change back again'

Trump told CBS News's popular " 60 Minutes " in an interview . Stahl tried to diffuse the contentiousness by saying she didn't want to fight with the president, though Trump snapped back with "I'm presiden...More..

Akbar denies #MeToo allegations, says will take legal action against accusers
by | Monday, October 15, 2018

Akbar denies #MeToo allegations, says will take legal action against accusers

Hinting a political vebdetta, he said "Why has this storm risen a few months before a general election?" Is there an agenda? "You be the judge", Akbar said, referring to polls coming up in five states-Madhya ...More..

Trump Accuses NBC of Misleading Public on His Praise for Confederate General
by | Monday, October 15, 2018

Trump Accuses NBC of Misleading Public on His Praise for Confederate General

Grant , the Ohioan and future USA president who eventually accepted Lee's surrender at the end of the Civil War. "And Abraham Lincoln developed a phobia". "CORRECTION: An earlier tweet misidentified the general...More..

Harry and Meghan arrive in Australia on first official tour
by | Monday, October 15, 2018

Harry and Meghan arrive in Australia on first official tour

Meghan and Harry were driven to Admiralty House. Prince Harry and Meghan Markle will touch down in Sydney this morning for their whirlwind royal tour ahead of the Invictus Games. Find out where you c...More..

Lewinsky was an adult, so Bill did nothing wrong, Hillary Clinton believes
by | Monday, October 15, 2018

Lewinsky was an adult, so Bill did nothing wrong, Hillary Clinton believes

Shifting topics nearly immediately, she said, "But let me ask you this: Where's the investigation of the current incumbent [president], against whom numerous allegations have been made , and which he dismisses...More..

Merkel's Bavarian allies suffer historic setback in election
by | Monday, October 15, 2018

Merkel's Bavarian allies suffer historic setback in election

The CSU, which has taken a hard line on migration and has a socially conservative tradition, has held an absolute majority in the Bavarian parliament for all but five of the past 56 years and has governed the...More..

Jamal Khashoggi case: 'Credible' probe needed over missing writer
by | Monday, October 15, 2018

Jamal Khashoggi case: 'Credible' probe needed over missing writer

A digest of the top political stories from the Globe, sent to your inbox Monday-Friday. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin is still scheduled to attend the October 23 Future Investment Initiative in Saudi...More..

Vandals add googly eyes to Savannah, GA monument
by | Monday, October 15, 2018

Vandals add googly eyes to Savannah, GA monument

A post on the City of Savannah Government Facebook page asks: "Who did this?!". The problem is, the locals didn't seem to be taking it seriously when the local police posted about the incident on Facebook ...More..

by | Monday, October 15, 2018

Prince Harry, Meghan arrive in Sydney ahead of Invictus Games

They were driven to Admiralty House, the Sydney Harbour residence of Governor-General Peter Cosgrove - who is the Queen's representative in Australia. Prince Harry will launch the fourth Invictus Games in Sydn...More..

UK Brexit agreement deal set to be announced
by | Monday, October 15, 2018

UK Brexit agreement deal set to be announced

The former foreign secretary re-opened hostilities against Mrs May after talks in Brussels between Brexit Secretary Dominic Raab and the EU's Michel Barnier broke down after little more than an hour. Prime ...More..

by | Monday, October 15, 2018

UK, Germany, France press Saudi Arabia over Khashoggi disappearance

The Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) praised the Turkish-Saudi initiative of forming a joint working group and bringing together specialists from both countries to investigate the circumstances of Khas...More..

Four killed in shooting at kid's birthday party
by | Monday, October 15, 2018

Four killed in shooting at kid's birthday party

The man's 37-year-old father was also a suspect, but he had not yet been arrested, Sgt Brandley said. The shooting, which happened at Smokey's Paradise Food Mart, was reported as a drive-by in the police phon...More..

by | Monday, October 15, 2018

The Sunday Edition: President Donald Trump Tweetstorm

With the event taking place in an effort to boost Republican voters' attendance in the midterm elections that are shortly arriving in the United States, he used the platform to give attendees a quick lesson on ...More..

White Woman Who Falsely Accused Black Boy Of Sexual Harassment Apologizes
by | Monday, October 15, 2018

White Woman Who Falsely Accused Black Boy Of Sexual Harassment Apologizes

Once the police arrived, she did give a brief statement. In what has since become a viral video on social media, Klein allegedly told a 9-1-1 dispatcher she needed police immediately, prompting gut-wrenchin...More..

Royal Wedding: Princess Eugenie and Jack Brooksbank release official photos
by | Monday, October 15, 2018

Royal Wedding: Princess Eugenie and Jack Brooksbank release official photos

The President of the United States of America, Donald Trump, has tweeted to say that Princess Eugenie was a "truly handsome bride". "She has been through so much, and has come out a total victor!" he tweeted....More..

At least 34 die in Uganda mudslides triggered by heavy rains
by | Monday, October 15, 2018

At least 34 die in Uganda mudslides triggered by heavy rains

She said people were killed by boulders and chunks of mud rolling down hills following a sustained period of heavy rains Thursday afternoon in the district of Bududa. Uganda Red Cross spokesperson Irene Nakas...More..

Canada unveils new steel quotas, tariffs, refunds
by | Sunday, October 14, 2018

Canada unveils new steel quotas, tariffs, refunds

In a statement, the agency said that Mexico also regrets that these measures are taken when both countries have made progress in trade negotiations that will promote greater regional integration. "We have dis...More..

Trump praises McConnell's role in battle over Kavanaugh
by | Sunday, October 14, 2018

Trump praises McConnell's role in battle over Kavanaugh

Rand Paul and Sen. "The only reason to vote Democrat is if you're exhausted of winning", he said . "Never has a man been treated so badly", Trump said at the event, which began just after 7:15 p.m., ET, at...More..