China motorway toll crash: At least 15 dead in Lanzhou

A truck hit 31 cars and killed at least 13 people after the driver lost control Saturday night at an expressway toll booth in northwestern China, Chinese state media reported. In a non-road accident, authorities in central China said a factory that... More..

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Pope Decries Attack on Christian Worshippers in Egypt
by | Monday, November 05, 2018

Pope Decries Attack on Christian Worshippers in Egypt

It also released images of the black banner of the "Islamic State" (IS) militant group, which claimed responsibility for Friday's attack. More than 100 people have died in a series of anti-coptic attacks since ...More..

Pete Davidson under fire for mocking Dan Crenshaw
by | Monday, November 05, 2018

Pete Davidson under fire for mocking Dan Crenshaw

Pete Davidson may have gotten off easy on Ariana Grande's new diss track, but he's come under fire from social media for his most recent SNL skit. "He was evacuated and awoke from his medically induced com...More..

Idaho Elementary School Teachers Dress Up as Border Wall for Halloween
by | Monday, November 05, 2018

Idaho Elementary School Teachers Dress Up as Border Wall for Halloween

The costumes drew criticism after the Middleton School District published the images on its Facebook account. On Saturday, Middleton School District Superintendent Josh Middleton announced that the staff me...More..

Egypt says police kill 19 jihadist suspects linked to Copt attack
by | Monday, November 05, 2018

Egypt says police kill 19 jihadist suspects linked to Copt attack

The ministry's statement said the militants were tracked to a hideout in the mountainous desert west of the central province of Minya before police killed them in a shootout. Christians make up about 10 percent...More..

Sister Patricia Fox arrives in Australia, slams PH rights abuses
by | Monday, November 05, 2018

Sister Patricia Fox arrives in Australia, slams PH rights abuses

Sister Patricia Fox was escorted to the airport by about 200 human rights activists who praised her years of service in the impoverished Southeast Asian nation and condemned the administration for forcing her t...More..

Two light planes collide mid-air over Ottawa
by | Monday, November 05, 2018

Two light planes collide mid-air over Ottawa

A spokesman for Ottawa paramedics, Marc-Antoine Deschamps, says one person who was in the plane that crashed in the field was pronounced dead on scene. Police close off William Mooney Road And McGee Side Road...More..

Girl Scouts, adult killed while collecting trash along Wis. highway
by | Sunday, November 04, 2018

Girl Scouts, adult killed while collecting trash along Wis. highway

Another girl was injured and is in critical condition, the Lake Hallie Police Department said. 29 overpass about 11:40 a.m. when a black Ford F-150 pickup veered off the north-south road and hit the group, poli...More..

Seven arson fires target Jewish institutions in Brooklyn
by | Sunday, November 04, 2018

Seven arson fires target Jewish institutions in Brooklyn

Police say James Polite , 26, was taken into custody Friday afternoon, less than a day after the hateful messages were discovered by a congregant at the Union Temple in Prospect Heights around on the second ...More..

Watch Trump and Obama face off
by | Sunday, November 04, 2018

Watch Trump and Obama face off

Obama scorned Trump and other Republicans for "vilifying others, questioning their patriotism" and then expressing concerns about civility. President Donald Trump has another pair of rallies planned, in Mon...More..

Michael Cohen Makes Explosive Claims Regarding Trump
by | Sunday, November 04, 2018

Michael Cohen Makes Explosive Claims Regarding Trump

Taking a look at the neighborhood, according to Cohen, Trump said: "Only the blacks could live like this". In an interview with Vanity Fair , Cohen said Trump called African-Americans "too stupid to vote" ...More..

Netanyahu hits out at 'hostile' EU ahead of Bulgaria trip
by | Sunday, November 04, 2018

Netanyahu hits out at 'hostile' EU ahead of Bulgaria trip

Khashoggi, a columnist for The Washington Post , was killed inside the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul on October 2. "Yet at the same time I say that it's very important for the stability of the world, for the r...More..

At least seven children injured after slide collapses at funfair Britain
by | Sunday, November 04, 2018

At least seven children injured after slide collapses at funfair Britain

Police declared a major incident at Woking Park in Surrey after the children fell from the slide at about 7.30pm on Saturday. South East Coast Ambulance Service said it had "multiple crews" at the scene of th...More..

Indonesian Rescue Diver Dies In Lion Air Crash Search
by | Sunday, November 04, 2018

Indonesian Rescue Diver Dies In Lion Air Crash Search

The brand new Boeing 737 MAX 8 jet plunged into the Java Sea just minutes after takeoff from Jakarta early on October 29, killing all 189 people on board and baffling aviation experts. So far only one passeng...More..

Melania Trump no-show during midterm campaigning
by | Sunday, November 04, 2018

Melania Trump no-show during midterm campaigning

After Grisham's sharp remark, Quartz added an editor's note to the article to state that the spokeswoman clarified that the first lady was in Cairo for six hours and didn't spend the night at the hotel. Her l...More..

Stalemate in Sri Lanka
by | Sunday, November 04, 2018

Stalemate in Sri Lanka

A police informant, Namal Kumara, who first spoke of the alleged plot, told reporters that Wickremesinghe and his Cabinet colleague, former army commander Sarath Fonseka, were behind it. A majority of legisla...More..

Twitter deletes 10000 fake accounts urging Americans not to vote in midterms
by | Sunday, November 04, 2018

Twitter deletes 10000 fake accounts urging Americans not to vote in midterms

Without citing one example, it was reported that the 10,000 Twitter accounts were posting messages to men who would likely vote Democrat , discouraging them from "drowning out" the women's vote. According to...More..

U.S. service member killed in 'insider attack' in Afghanistan
by | Sunday, November 04, 2018

U.S. service member killed in 'insider attack' in Afghanistan

The other service member, who was wounded, is undergoing medical treatment and in stable condition, according to the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation statement . My prayers and love are with Jennie and his 7...More..

UN chief warns of famine in Yemen and urges halt to violence
by | Sunday, November 04, 2018

UN chief warns of famine in Yemen and urges halt to violence

On Thursday, Yemen's internationally recognised government said it was ready to re-start peace talks with the Houthis after recent efforts to meet ended in failure. "He called on Yemeni parties to engage in goo...More..

Races to watch in U.S. midterm elections
by | Sunday, November 04, 2018

Races to watch in U.S. midterm elections

Earlier in the day, the president held a rally in Huntington, West Virginia, for Republican Senate candidate Patrick Morrisey in his campaign to unseat incumbent Sen. -Mexico border. But the wall, she said,...More..

Oprah surprises Georgia residents while campaigning for Stacey Abrams
by | Sunday, November 04, 2018

Oprah surprises Georgia residents while campaigning for Stacey Abrams

The race has drawn national attention, with Abrams receiving endorsements from Oprah Winfrey and former President Barack Obama. And in a nod to the allegations of voter suppression that have marked the gu...More..

Ted Cruz Does Not Formally Split With Steve King
by | Sunday, November 04, 2018

Ted Cruz Does Not Formally Split With Steve King

King then asked that Van Fosson be removed from the room, and Van Fosson can be seen voluntarily getting up from his chair and moving toward the door. Later in the day King posted a message on his Twitter a...More..

US Watchdog: Kabul Control Slips, Afghan Force Losses Soar
by | Sunday, November 04, 2018

US Watchdog: Kabul Control Slips, Afghan Force Losses Soar

Data from Afghanistan's NATO-led Resolute Support mission showed that government forces had "failed to gain greater control or influence over districts, population, and territory this quarter", SIGAR said. and ...More..

Turkey's Erdogan: Saudi slaying ordered by govt
by | Sunday, November 04, 2018

Turkey's Erdogan: Saudi slaying ordered by govt

On Wednesday, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo described it as a violation of global law, while France said not enough was being done to find those responsible. But because of its deep investment in Prin...More..

Trump Tries To Revive Doubt Over Kavanaugh Claims After Little-Known Accuser Recants
by | Sunday, November 04, 2018

Trump Tries To Revive Doubt Over Kavanaugh Claims After Little-Known Accuser Recants

Grassley claims the woman is a left-wing activist and told investigators it was "just a ploy", he wrote in the letter. She continued: "I know that ['] Jane Doe ['] will get no media attention, but I am deathl...More..

Man-eating tiger shot dead in India
by | Saturday, November 03, 2018

Man-eating tiger shot dead in India

A team of more than 150 people spent months searching for T1, using a paraglider and dozens of infrared cameras while sharpshooters had ridden on the backs of elephants. The last instance when a man-eating tige...More..

Here are the firework displays taking place in Bedfordshire this week!
by | Saturday, November 03, 2018

Here are the firework displays taking place in Bedfordshire this week!

Meanwhile, at London's Alexandra Palace, crowds wrapped up warm to watch the fireworks display, as the Met Office recorded temperatures in the capital dropping to lows of 0.6C. Spicers Sports Ground vehicle par...More..

Facbook and Instagram ban Proud Boys accounts
by | Saturday, November 03, 2018

Facbook and Instagram ban Proud Boys accounts

Researchers have doubted the effectiveness of Facebook's enforcement, pointing to growing anti-Semitism on Instagram, for example, but the company said it was committed to "take action against hate speech and...More..

Soldiers could shoot migrants who throw stones
by | Saturday, November 03, 2018

Soldiers could shoot migrants who throw stones

The president's remarks, five days before USA voters determine which party will control Congress and state governorships across the country, drew immediate criticism as an effort to generate fear and energize...More..

Australia to move Nauru asylum kids by year’s end
by | Saturday, November 03, 2018

Australia to move Nauru asylum kids by year’s end

Under a deal with former American president Barack Obama, 439 people of a potential 1,250 have so far been resettled from Manus and Nauru to the United States. What is seen to have changed the Government's hard...More..