Three dozens feared buried in Philippines typhoon landslide

It is now moving north northwest at 15 kilometers per hour (km/h) after being nearly stationary or hardly moving early morning. The typhoon continues to have maximum winds of 200kph near the center and gustiness of up to 245 kph. There was serious... More..

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Bus stop relocated after 4 students hit by pickup truck
by | Thursday, November 01, 2018

Bus stop relocated after 4 students hit by pickup truck

A 9-year-old girl and her twin 6-year-old brothers were struck and killed by a pickup truck as they crossed a northern in road to board a school bus before sunrise Tuesday, police said. "To her I say, way to ...More..

A new Brexit referendum would help Theresa May
by | Thursday, November 01, 2018

A new Brexit referendum would help Theresa May

Q&A What is the impact of an interest rate rise? This is some way below the rate of above 2% that was typical before Britain voted to leave the European Union , but the bank said the economy was at full capa...More..

by | Thursday, November 01, 2018

Critics compare Trump's midterm spot to racist Willie Horton ad from 1988

It's even being unfavorably compared to the Willie Horton ad of former President George H.W. Bush's campaign, in which Bush painted Democratic candidate Michael Dukakis as "soft on crime" by connecting him to...More..

NCA investigates Arron Banks and Leave.EU over alleged referendum offences
by | Thursday, November 01, 2018

NCA investigates Arron Banks and Leave.EU over alleged referendum offences

Banks, a millionaire who made his fortune in the insurance industry, bankrolled the Leave.EU campaign and an associated organisation called Better for the Country. Banks, who said he was now fishing in Bermuda,...More..

U.S. may send 15000 troops to border
by | Thursday, November 01, 2018

U.S. may send 15000 troops to border

A caravan of Central American migrants estimated to number at least 3,500 people left Honduras in mid-October and is now in southern Mexico on its way to the USA border. "As far as the caravan is concerned ou...More..

by | Thursday, November 01, 2018

Mexican agents nibble at edges of migrant caravans

The operation, known as Faithful Patriot, is expected to involve more than 7,000 active-duty troops, the Department of Defense estimated in a press statement released late Wednesday. The military personnel wo...More..

India Gets Much Needed Iran Sanction Waiver From US
by | Thursday, November 01, 2018

India Gets Much Needed Iran Sanction Waiver From US

Several countries "may not be able to go all the way to zero" right away on purchases of Iranian oil after U.S. sanctions take effect, White House National Security Adviser John Bolton said on Wednesday at ...More..

Scientist 'stabbed colleague as he kept giving away the endings of books'
by | Thursday, November 01, 2018

Scientist 'stabbed colleague as he kept giving away the endings of books'

According to United Kingdom newspaper The Sun , the two men were both avid readers, a hobby they took up to pass the time in the isolated facility. But a 2016 New York Times article reports on a hammer attack ...More..

Mild Halloween evening awaits trick-or-treaters
by | Thursday, November 01, 2018

Mild Halloween evening awaits trick-or-treaters

This would leave us with some chilly evening weather, so be ready to bundle up those trick-or-treaters! While some areas may see rain Tuesday night and Wednesday afternoon, the National Weather Service offic...More..

Austria rejects United Nations migration pact to 'defend national sovereignty'
by | Thursday, November 01, 2018

Austria rejects United Nations migration pact to 'defend national sovereignty'

In particular, the government argues that the pact does not respect human rights. Austria's Chancellor Sebastian Kurz arrives for an Asia Europe Meeting (ASEM) at the European Council in Brussels on 19 Octo...More..

Rape ‘part of ordinary life’ in North Korea
by | Thursday, November 01, 2018

Rape ‘part of ordinary life’ in North Korea

Pompeo said in a radio interview that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un had committed to allowing USA inspectors at two "significant" sites when he met him in Pyongyang this month. HRW called for North Korea ...More..

Woman survives 6 days in Arizona desert after crash
by | Thursday, November 01, 2018

Woman survives 6 days in Arizona desert after crash

As they stood by the damaged fence they noticed the auto in the tree and called the emergency services. The woman, whose name has not been released and is declining all interviews, told authorities that on Oc...More..

Russia's only aircraft carrier damaged as floating dock sinks
by | Thursday, November 01, 2018

Russia's only aircraft carrier damaged as floating dock sinks

According to a report by news agency Sever Post , four people were injured and one person missing when the floating docks sank due to an accident. Aleksei Rakhmanov, head of the state-run United Shipyards Co...More..

Crashed Lion Air jet 'found'
by | Thursday, November 01, 2018

Crashed Lion Air jet 'found'

Search and rescue efforts are still underway to find possible survivors. The 2-month-old Boeing 737 MAX 8 plunged into the Java Sea on Monday just 13 minutes after takeoff from Jakarta , killing all 189 pe...More..

Slain journalist Khashoggi strangled, body dismembered in Saudi consulate: Turkish prosecutor
by | Thursday, November 01, 2018

Slain journalist Khashoggi strangled, body dismembered in Saudi consulate: Turkish prosecutor

Mr Khashoggi entered the consulate in Istanbul on October 2 to get the needed paperwork to marry his partner. When news of Mr Khashoggi's disappearance first started to circulate, Saudi Arabia said Mr K...More..

NATO, Russia expected to behave during dueling Nordic drills
by | Thursday, November 01, 2018

NATO, Russia expected to behave during dueling Nordic drills

NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg has rejected the comparison of " Trident Juncture 18" to the alliance's exercises during the Cold War. The alliance is conducting its largest military exercise since ...More..

Denmark Recalls Envoy to Iran over Foiled Attack Plot
by | Thursday, November 01, 2018

Denmark Recalls Envoy to Iran over Foiled Attack Plot

Tehran rejected statements made by the head of the Danish Intelligence and Security Service (PET) about the illegal activities of Iranian intelligence services in Denmark , Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman B...More..

Nigeria arrests 400 Shia Muslims after deadly clashes
by | Thursday, November 01, 2018

Nigeria arrests 400 Shia Muslims after deadly clashes

The number of people killed since Saturday in the protests hit at least 48, according to the IMN, contrasting with the military's official death toll of six. The rift between the army and the Islamic group star...More..

Hurricane Oscar speeding north, brings high surf to Bermuda
by | Thursday, November 01, 2018

Hurricane Oscar speeding north, brings high surf to Bermuda

NASA research indicates very cold cloud tops with the potential to generate very heavy rainfall. MODIS imagery also showed that Oscar is a small storm. A turn toward the northwest at a slower forward speed is...More..

Ecuador throws out Julian Assange lawsuit
by | Thursday, November 01, 2018

Ecuador throws out Julian Assange lawsuit

The Wikileaks founder had said the new guidelines were created to push him into leaving the building in London where has has been holed up since 2012. then he can stay in the Embassy for as long as you want"....More..

Israel strikes Palestinian launching incendiary balloons from Gaza into Israel
by | Thursday, November 01, 2018

Israel strikes Palestinian launching incendiary balloons from Gaza into Israel

Ibrahim al-Satari, the father of 13-year-old Mohammed, said he couldn't understand it. " They said they were going to catch birds". "It's normal for them to go there, and that's why we did not expect them...More..

Shocking scenes as educators encourage ‘fight club’ at US day care centre
by | Thursday, November 01, 2018

Shocking scenes as educators encourage ‘fight club’ at US day care centre

The lead teacher organized it after the heater broke in an attempt to entertain the kids. A 10-year-old who was with older kids in the next room captured video of the fighting with his iPad . Though it hap...More..

World Update, 'Exploding human consumption' has caused huge loss of wildlife
by | Thursday, November 01, 2018

World Update, 'Exploding human consumption' has caused huge loss of wildlife

In its Living Planet Report , which the animal charity publishes every two years, the WWF said that three-quarters of the world had now been impacted by humans with safe havens for animal populations dwind...More..

Erdogan: Turkey 'Ready' to Invade Kurdish Northern Syria
by | Thursday, November 01, 2018

Erdogan: Turkey 'Ready' to Invade Kurdish Northern Syria

The YPG , the dominant group and leader of the US -allied Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), controls almost all of the territory east of the Euphrates, including regions along Syria's border with Turkey. "The tr...More..

Sen. Lindsey Graham Says He'll Introduce Legislation To End Birthright Citizenship
by | Thursday, November 01, 2018

Sen. Lindsey Graham Says He'll Introduce Legislation To End Birthright Citizenship

Rep. Bruce Poliquin, R-2nd District, who was also at Tuesday's event at the shoe factory, said he was not aware of the issue and declined to comment. Reid later apologized for his stance and reversed it in 19...More..

Chinese spies charged with stealing U.S. aerospace secrets
by | Thursday, November 01, 2018

Chinese spies charged with stealing U.S. aerospace secrets

According to the indictment , the Chinese hackers infiltrated a number of companies in several USA states under the orders of officers from the Chinese Ministry of State Security. The DoJ said a Chinese stat...More..

Oprah to hit campaign trail for Stacey Abrams
by | Thursday, November 01, 2018

Oprah to hit campaign trail for Stacey Abrams

The Atlanta Voice and BuzzFeed News first reported Winfrey's plans. In a press release, Abram's campaign said that Oprah "will share why she believes Stacey Abrams is the best candidate to represent al...More..

Zarif acknowledges impact of United States sanctions on Iran's economy
by | Thursday, November 01, 2018

Zarif acknowledges impact of United States sanctions on Iran's economy

The foreign minister's visit comes in the wake of the kidnapping of border guards of Iran near its border with Pakistan earlier this month. The foreign ministers of Turkey, Azerbaijan and Iran began t...More..

Trump’s visit divides city mourning victims of hate
by | Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Trump’s visit divides city mourning victims of hate

Placing stones at a grave or remembrance site is an ancient Jewish tradition. Thousands of protesters thronged the Squirrel Hill neighborhood to protest Trump's visit, the Forward reported . Robert Bowers h...More..