Israel Says Carrying Out Air Strikes "Throughout Gaza Strip"

In the immediate aftermath of the clash, Israel said it identified 17 launches - likely rockets or mortars - toward its territory from Gaza, with three intercepted by missile defences. Hamas militants in pursuit were bombed by air, residents said, ... More..

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Hillary Clinton for president -- again? Seems so, say top Dems
by | Monday, November 12, 2018

Hillary Clinton for president -- again? Seems so, say top Dems

Not only was Pennsylvania a pivotal state in the 2016 presidential election, Pittsburgh played a big part, with Hillary Clinton receiving 75 percent of the vote. So far Mrs. Clinton has not commented on the o...More..

6th Northern California wildfire death confirmed
by | Monday, November 12, 2018

6th Northern California wildfire death confirmed

Crews were already assisting efforts to put out the Woolsey Fire, which has burned 70,000 acres in Los Angeles and Ventura counties. Intense winds and low humidity are feeding the flames. Three-quarters of ...More..

Everything We Know About the California Wildfires (And How to Help)
by | Monday, November 12, 2018

Everything We Know About the California Wildfires (And How to Help)

There are 228 people still unaccounted for as a result of the blaze, Butte County Sheriff and Coroner Kory Honea told reporters Sunday evening. Of the six discovered Sunday, five were in homes and one was in ...More..

Senator jokes about sitting front row at 'public hanging'
by | Monday, November 12, 2018

Senator jokes about sitting front row at 'public hanging'

She will face Democrat Mike Espy in a November 27 runoff election. Hyde-Smith herself released a statement in her defense, claiming she was speaking in exaggerations when she said that if the cattle ranch...More..

Royal Family commemorates First World War armistice anniversary
by | Monday, November 12, 2018

Royal Family commemorates First World War armistice anniversary

Trudeau is spending Remembrance Day weekend in France where he attended Armistice Day ceremonies in Paris today, marking the end of the " war to end all wars ". Some of the 10,000 British veterans who marched t...More..

South Korea-U.S. military drills violate agreements: North Korea media
by | Monday, November 12, 2018

South Korea-U.S. military drills violate agreements: North Korea media

South Korea says the military agreement is an important trust-building step that would help stabilize peace and advance reconciliation between the rivals. He said the ministry believes the North has also finis...More..

I won't back Brexit deal if it risks Union warns DUP's Wilson
by | Monday, November 12, 2018

I won't back Brexit deal if it risks Union warns DUP's Wilson

Andrea Leadsom, the Commons leader, has warned the Prime Minister that MPs would not support any deal that would keep Britain locked in a backstop arrangement with Brussels. Mr Johnson claimed that "even if the...More..

Style nationalism comes under fire at WWI commemorations in Paris
by | Monday, November 12, 2018

Style nationalism comes under fire at WWI commemorations in Paris

Trump was accompanied by the first lady, Melania Trump , at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier at the base of the Arc de Triomphe . He warned that to dash hopes for peace through "isolation, violence or domin...More..

Woman Charges Trump Motorcade as He Celebrates End of WWI in France
by | Monday, November 12, 2018

Woman Charges Trump Motorcade as He Celebrates End of WWI in France

For reasons apparently related to the weather Trump on Saturday canceled a visit to the Aisne-Marne American Cemetery in Belleau, about 55 miles east of Paris . The US president's moan at Paris's Suresnes ...More..

Queen Elizabeth launches British commemorations 100 years after World War I
by | Monday, November 12, 2018

Queen Elizabeth launches British commemorations 100 years after World War I

Meanwhile, the Duchess of Sussex watched the poignant proceedings at the Cenotaph for the first time in an official capacity from a separate balcony. Prince William and Prince Harry also laid wreaths at the C...More..

One killed, two wounded after stabbing incident on Melbourne's Bourke Street
by | Monday, November 12, 2018

One killed, two wounded after stabbing incident on Melbourne's Bourke Street

The incident happened in a busy street and police responded to the attack by firing at him. The attacker was not publicly identified but had been "a person of interest" to Australian intelligence agencies, As...More..

California wildfires turn deadly as thousands evacuate homes
by | Monday, November 12, 2018

California wildfires turn deadly as thousands evacuate homes

Officials say more than 3,000 firefighters are battling the blaze, which is California's most destructive wildfire since record-keeping began. The devastation was so complete in some neighborhoods that "it'...More..

Palestinians and Israeli Soldier Killed in Gaza Clashes
by | Monday, November 12, 2018

Palestinians and Israeli Soldier Killed in Gaza Clashes

Gaza's Health Ministry reported the slain Palestinians were: Hamas commander Nour al-Din Muhammad Salama Baraka, 37; Mohammed Majid Mousa Al-Qara, 23; Alaa al-Din Muhammad Qwaider, 22; Mustafa Hassan Mohammed A...More..

by | Monday, November 12, 2018

Trump ruled out cemetery motorcade as disruptive

A British minister has appeared to join growing criticism of US President Donald Trump's decision to miss a memorial event on Saturday due to rain. But light steady rain and a low cloud ceiling prevented his ...More..

I Don't Know Matthew Whitaker
by | Monday, November 12, 2018

I Don't Know Matthew Whitaker

While some speculated the "46" in his Twitter handle MattWhitaker46 referred to a future run at president-Trump is the 45th USA president-it ostensibly refers to his jersey number, 46, when he played with th...More..

Melbourne Knife Attacker Radicalised, Inspired By ISIS
by | Monday, November 12, 2018

Melbourne Knife Attacker Radicalised, Inspired By ISIS

Australian media identified the deceased suspect as a 31-year-old Somali male. Video shot from the scene showed the frenzied attack that carried on for more than a minute, beginning with the attacker charging...More..

More work needed on Brexit deal, European Union negotiators say
by | Monday, November 12, 2018

More work needed on Brexit deal, European Union negotiators say

Michel Barnier cited the anti-EU British MEP Nigel Farage as a cautionary example at a conference of the centre-right European People's Party. Both sides have closed in on a deal but remain deadlocked over c...More..

Australia terror attacker 'inspired by Islamic State'
by | Monday, November 12, 2018

Australia terror attacker 'inspired by Islamic State'

Police said Shire Ali had his Australian passport cancelled in 2015 after an intelligence report that he planned to travel to Syria but an assessment was made that while he had radical views, he posed no th...More..

At least 5 dead in California wildfires
by | Monday, November 12, 2018

At least 5 dead in California wildfires

In a matter of hours, it became apparent how quickly the fires were moving due to dry conditions and strong winds in the region. Wildfires raging west of Los Angeles have forced school closures. Fanned by h...More..

Mass shooting gunman had anxious neighbours due to loud arguments with mum
by | Monday, November 12, 2018

Mass shooting gunman had anxious neighbours due to loud arguments with mum

Ian David Long , a 28-year-old ex-Marine machine-gunner, fatally shot 11 people at the Borderline Bar and Grill and a police officer who responded Wednesday. "Obviously he had something going on in his head tha...More..

Johnson calls for Cabinet mutiny over PM's Brexit plans
by | Monday, November 12, 2018

Johnson calls for Cabinet mutiny over PM's Brexit plans

Cabinet divisions were starkly exposed when Commons Leader Andrea Leadsom insisted Britain "cannot be held against its will" in a backstop customs arrangement with the European Union aimed at avoiding a hard ...More..

by | Monday, November 12, 2018

Trump cancels WW1 memorial at cemetery in France due to rain

The White House said in a statement: "The president and first lady's trip to Ainse-Marne American cemetery and memorial has been cancelled due to scheduling and logistical difficulties caused by the weather "....More..

Draft indictment detailed Trump’s role in hush money scheme
by | Monday, November 12, 2018

Draft indictment detailed Trump’s role in hush money scheme

The U.S. attorney's office in Manhattan has gathered evidence of Mr. Trump's participation in the transactions. The Journal said it based its reporting on interviews with three dozen people with "direct knowl...More..

Bourke Street attack: Melbourne trolley hero says ‘I just went action mode’
by | Monday, November 12, 2018

Bourke Street attack: Melbourne trolley hero says ‘I just went action mode’

Scott Morrison said Australia "would be kidding ourselves if we did not call out the fact that the greatest threat of religious extremism in this country is the radical and risky ideology of extremist Islam" fo...More..

by | Monday, November 12, 2018

Clash erupts during Israel operation in Gaza, six dead

Gaza's health ministry said six Palestinians were killed. Hamas's armed wing alleged in a statement that an Israeli special forces team infiltrated near Khan Yunis in a civilian auto. Residents of Israeli com...More..

Senator Democrats to take legal action against Whitaker's appointment
by | Monday, November 12, 2018

Senator Democrats to take legal action against Whitaker's appointment

The Senate minority leader - Charles Schumer, a New York Democrat - also voiced concerns about the issue in a letter to Trump on Friday, writing: "I am not aware of any precedent for appointment of an officia...More..

by | Monday, November 12, 2018

Tens of Thousands Evacuate as Wildfires Char California Towns

Two fast-moving wildfires that exploded in the hills of Southern California are forcing thousands of evacuations, including the entire city of Malibu and a sprawling naval base. "It was just a wall of fire on...More..

Air India top pilot failed pre-flight alcohol test, grounded
by | Monday, November 12, 2018

Air India top pilot failed pre-flight alcohol test, grounded

His offence of skipping the mandatory breathes analyser test for around ten times calls for registering an FIR under section 336 (Act endangering life or personal safety of others), which needs to be lodged not...More..

Brexit set to dominate discussions at British Irish Council summit
by | Monday, November 12, 2018

Brexit set to dominate discussions at British Irish Council summit

With the need to avoid a border between Ireland and Northern Ireland a major sticking point for Theresa May, the United Kingdom is likely to agree to a backstop while it negotiates its future relationship wit...More..