Saudi arrests over Jamal Khashoggi death 'a good first step'

Germany and Saudi Arabia only returned their ambassadors in September after 10 months of frosty relations following criticism from Berlin of what it said was Saudi interference in Lebanese affairs. The chancellor said Riyadh had not put the full fact... More..

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by | Wednesday, October 24, 2018

NY Times: Stacey Abrams Burned Georgia's Flag in 1992 Protest

Abrams' campaign said in a statement that Abrams in 1992 "was involved with a permitted, peaceful protest against the confederate emblem in the flag". Kemp has portrayed Abrams as " too extreme for Georgia " ...More..

Priest who complained against Franco Mulakkal found dead in Jalandhar
by | Wednesday, October 24, 2018

Priest who complained against Franco Mulakkal found dead in Jalandhar

Mary's Church complex in Dasuya town, around 180 km from here. The cause of death is still unknown, and Kuriakose's relatives allege a conspiracy. They have filed a police complaint in Kerala and sought postm...More..

Turkey concludes Saudi journalist Khashoggi killed by 'murder' team, sources say
by | Wednesday, October 24, 2018

Turkey concludes Saudi journalist Khashoggi killed by 'murder' team, sources say

The U.S. State Department and President Donald Trump say they're concerned about the disappearance of Saudi dissident journalist Jamal Khashoggi , but they have no idea what happened to him. Turkish police s...More..

Turkish President: Khashoggi Murdered in Premeditated, Political Act
by | Wednesday, October 24, 2018

Turkish President: Khashoggi Murdered in Premeditated, Political Act

USA president Donald Trump said he is not satisfied with the explanations he has heard about Mr Khashoggi's death. In an interview with Russian news agency TASS published on Monday , Saudi Energy Min...More..

World’s ‘oldest intact shipwreck’ discovered in murky depths of Black Sea
by | Tuesday, October 23, 2018

World’s ‘oldest intact shipwreck’ discovered in murky depths of Black Sea

The 23-metre vessel was uncovered as part of the Black Sea Maritime Archaeological Project, with the worldwide group of archaeologists, scientists and marine surveyors concluding that the vessel had been layi...More..

Sandra Day O'Connor: I Have Beginning Stages Of Dementia, 'Probably Alzheimer's'
by | Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Sandra Day O'Connor: I Have Beginning Stages Of Dementia, 'Probably Alzheimer's'

O'Connor, 88, was nominated to the bench by President Ronald Reagan as the first female Supreme Court justice of the United States in 1981. During her first term on the court, she received as many as 500 lett...More..

Titanic II To Set Sail In 2022
by | Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Titanic II To Set Sail In 2022

The " Titanic II " will be casting off from Dubai to NY... The ship will provide guests with an authentic Titanic experience offering the same interiors and cabin layout as the original ship with the addition...More..

by | Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Saudi foreign minister commits to ‘comprehensive’ probe of Jamal Khashoggi’s killing

Salah, who has reportedly been under a travel ban since a year ago, stared coldly into the eyes of the man accused of plotting his father's murder as they shook hands. He said 18 people had been arrested - thre...More..

Erdogan: Khashoggi Killing a Premeditated Act
by | Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Erdogan: Khashoggi Killing a Premeditated Act

Another team went to the consulate and removed the hard disk from its security camera, he said. Trump heralded Saudi Arabia's purchase of $110 billion worth of USA arms in 2017, though experts say that ...More..

Accused in-flight groper claims the president ‘says it’s OK to grab women’
by | Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Accused in-flight groper claims the president ‘says it’s OK to grab women’

The woman told investigators Alexander, 49, grabbed the side of her breast from behind, according to the criminal complaint . She said that when she felt him touch her a second time "she rose from her seat, tu...More..

Prince Harry Visits World's Largest Sand Island In Australia
by | Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Prince Harry Visits World's Largest Sand Island In Australia

The 28-year-old said: "As soon as I introduced my daughter to Harry, he said "That's a great name". The tour will also take them to Fiji , Tonga and New Zealand and return to Sydney for the closing ceremony ...More..

Taiwanese in major rally for Independence
by | Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Taiwanese in major rally for Independence

Organized by the Formosa Alliance, the protesters urged the government to hold a referendum in favor of using the name Taiwan instead of Republic of China, which they said has led to a very common misunderstand...More..

by | Tuesday, October 23, 2018

George Soros: Bomb squad blow up suspect package near billionaire's home

A person working at Soros' home opened a suspicious package to find what appeared to be an explosive device, the New York Times quoted the Bedford Police Department as saying. Last week, Republican Rep. Matt ...More..

Trump says US ready to bolster nuclear arsenal after vowing treaty pullout
by | Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Trump says US ready to bolster nuclear arsenal after vowing treaty pullout

President Donald Trump said on Monday that the United States plans to increase it's already massive nuclear arsenal , a move that could start another arms race . Bolton had talks in Moscow with Nikolai Pa...More..

Israel Bows to International Solidarity Pressure, Postpones Khan al-Ahmar Demolition
by | Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Israel Bows to International Solidarity Pressure, Postpones Khan al-Ahmar Demolition

Ibrahim Abu Dahuk said Netanyahu's decision could be "a trick" to prompt activists camping out at the site to leave ahead of a forceful eviction. The Palestinians claim all the West Bank and say that Area C, ...More..

Brexit deal 95% done says Theresa May
by | Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Brexit deal 95% done says Theresa May

Mrs May told leaders of the remaining European Union member states in Brussels that she was willing to consider extending the transition period by a year. In votes during the passage of the EU Withdrawal Bill, ...More..

DC's Bible Museum to Stop Displaying 5 Fake Dead Sea Scrolls
by | Tuesday, October 23, 2018

DC's Bible Museum to Stop Displaying 5 Fake Dead Sea Scrolls

German-based scholars tested the fragments and found that five "show characteristics inconsistent with ancient origin and therefore will no longer be displayed at the museum". In April a year ago the museum sen...More..

U.S. warships sail through Taiwan Strait
by | Tuesday, October 23, 2018

U.S. warships sail through Taiwan Strait

Robert Manning, a Pentagon spokesman, told reporters Monday. The voyage "demonstrates the US commitment to a free and open Indo-Pacific", said Cmdr. Another irritant in the U.S. China, concerned that Unit...More..

'Shocked and depressed': Delsie Gayle speaks about racist rant on Ryanair flight
by | Tuesday, October 23, 2018

'Shocked and depressed': Delsie Gayle speaks about racist rant on Ryanair flight

Social media users condemned the lack of action taken against the man, with MPs Chris Grayling and David Lammy among those urging police to take action. Move your feet now. Questions have been raised over t...More..

Pres. Trump to rally for Sen. Ted Cruz at Toyota Center
by | Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Pres. Trump to rally for Sen. Ted Cruz at Toyota Center

Just 15 days before the midterm elections - to the dismay of some Republicans in tighter races - Trump is stumping in this solidly red state to help ensure Cruz fends off a challenge from Democratic Rep. In Feb...More..

Trump Wants to Define Transgender Out of Existence — NY Times
by | Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Trump Wants to Define Transgender Out of Existence — NY Times

The Trump administration is attempting to do away with the official term of "transgender" by changing the definition of gender to one of a biological condition determined at birth as either male or female. ...More..

Bizarre 'Headless Chicken Monster' Drifts Through Antarctic Deep
by | Monday, October 22, 2018

Bizarre 'Headless Chicken Monster' Drifts Through Antarctic Deep

It's the first time the deep-sea swimming sea cucumber has been filmed outside of the Gulf of Mexico . The "monster", unlike most sea cucumbers , swims through the ocean using bat-like wings. The new info...More..

Sheriff: 800+ tips investigated in Jayme Closs disappearance
by | Monday, October 22, 2018

Sheriff: 800+ tips investigated in Jayme Closs disappearance

At 12:58 a.m. Monday, the Barron County Sheriff's Department received a 911 call from an unknown person at a home in Barron. They do not call 911, believing that it might be a nearby property owner concerned ...More..

by | Monday, October 22, 2018

Leaked Trump administration plans to narrow gender definition spark transgender rights protests

HHS also called on major federal agencies to adopt its definition of gender , so it will be the same in various government regulations, which would increase the likelihood that courts will accept it. Over the ...More..

Man arrested for threatening Kavanaugh-supporting senators
by | Monday, October 22, 2018

Man arrested for threatening Kavanaugh-supporting senators

Kavanaugh on October 6 in Washington. U.S. Capitol Police said DeRisi left 10 voicemails at the senators' offices. In another call to the same senator, he said, "We're exhausted of this guy". DeRisi has n...More..

Ron DeSantis Dodges Trump 'Good Role Model' Debate Question, Gets Laughed At
by | Monday, October 22, 2018

Ron DeSantis Dodges Trump 'Good Role Model' Debate Question, Gets Laughed At

He said " Gillum will make Florida the next Venezuela". He also favors impeaching the president. The day after winning the GOP primary, DeSantis warned that a victory but Gillum - who would be Florida's fi...More..

China set to open world’s longest sea bridge to Hong Kong & Macau
by | Monday, October 22, 2018

China set to open world’s longest sea bridge to Hong Kong & Macau

The total cost of the project is $20 billion, according to The Guardian newspaper . The world's longest sea-bridge connecting Hong Kong , Macau and mainland China will be launched October 24, at a time ...More..

President Trump Announces Aid Cuts to Multiple Countries Over Illegal Caravan
by | Monday, October 22, 2018

President Trump Announces Aid Cuts to Multiple Countries Over Illegal Caravan

Trump, who has made immigration a central part of his platform, earlier threatened to halt aid to the region, and potentially close the United States border with Mexico with the help of the military if th...More..

Trump praises GOP congressman who assaulted reporter
by | Monday, October 22, 2018

Trump praises GOP congressman who assaulted reporter

During the rally, Trump talked about learning of the assault and said he initially anxious Gianforte would lose his election previous year. He said he was anxious at first the Gianforte would lose, then added...More..