USA soldier killed in Afghanistan; 10th this year

In a release announcing the death, NATO Resolute Support, the alliance's mission in Afghanistan, said the soldier was killed in the country Saturday. The death comes after President Donald Trump hinted at a possible visit to Afghanistan - which woul... More..

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Shooting at New Jersey mall sparks chaos on Black Friday
by | Sunday, November 25, 2018

Shooting at New Jersey mall sparks chaos on Black Friday

The mall has been open since 10 a.m. on Thanksgiving Day and about 25,000 shoppers have visited throughout that time, Martins says. A video taken from inside one of the stores and shared on the Citizen app s...More..

Matthew Hedges' wife 'hopeful' for British academic's freedom
by | Sunday, November 25, 2018

Matthew Hedges' wife 'hopeful' for British academic's freedom

Mr Hedges, a Middle Eastern studies specialist from Exeter, was arrested at Dubai Airport as he tried to leave the country on May 5. UK Prime Minister Theresa May said on Wednesday that she was "deeply di...More..

US, UN condemn attack on Chinese consulate in Karachi
by | Sunday, November 25, 2018

US, UN condemn attack on Chinese consulate in Karachi

Quoting unnamed sources, the TV channel reported that the suspects are being interrogated at an undisclosed location, adding that one of them was the last person whom the terrorists had contacted before the att...More..

Ten dead, dozens missing after boat capsizes on Lake Victoria
by | Sunday, November 25, 2018

Ten dead, dozens missing after boat capsizes on Lake Victoria

The initial death toll was 10 and authorities said dozens were missing. "It is a sad moment". On social media, the police wrote, "The Uganda Police Force Marine Unit rescues over 40 people alive in Lake Vic...More..

Zakharova: Russia Blamed for Skripal Poisoning to Distract from Brexit
by | Sunday, November 25, 2018

Zakharova: Russia Blamed for Skripal Poisoning to Distract from Brexit

Russian presidential spokesman Dmitry Peskov has commented on the latest footage released by London Metropolitan Police on the Salisbury and Amesbury incidents, saying that while the use of the nerve agent in E...More..

Walmart shooting suspect not expected to survive
by | Sunday, November 25, 2018

Walmart shooting suspect not expected to survive

The victim was pronounced dead, but her name has not been released. Ocala police said on Twitter that he suffered a self-inflicted gunshot wound but is "alive" and being transported to an area hospital. Jus...More..

I knew about Soros smear firm, says Facebook chief
by | Sunday, November 25, 2018

I knew about Soros smear firm, says Facebook chief

Sandberg emphasized that the company did not intend to play into anti-Semetic conspiracy theories about Soros. The timing of Facebook's post, which was published on the eve of Thanksgiving in the USA, was c...More..

Man killed by officer at mall was not the shooter
by | Sunday, November 25, 2018

Man killed by officer at mall was not the shooter

Holding signs reading, "Justice for E.J." and "Black Lives Matter", they likened Bradford's case to those of other black Americans shot dead by police in high-profile incidents, including Walter Scott , who wa...More..

Mexico denies striking deal with US on migrants
by | Sunday, November 25, 2018

Mexico denies striking deal with US on migrants

The plan, according to the newspaper, foresees thousands of migrants staying in Mexico while their asylum claims in the United States are being processed. 20, 2018. Hundreds of the migrants lined up this we...More..

ED: Mugabe unable to walk; in Singapore for two months
by | Sunday, November 25, 2018

ED: Mugabe unable to walk; in Singapore for two months

Mugabe is now expected back in Zimbabwe on November 30. Mnangagwa told his ZANU-PF party supporters at a rally that the 94-year-old Mugabe had been receiving medical care in Singapore for the past two months....More..

Outgoing Facebook exec takes fall for hiring opposition firm
by | Sunday, November 25, 2018

Outgoing Facebook exec takes fall for hiring opposition firm

Dueling charges of anti-Semitism are part of the story, which already has led Facebook to fire a PR firm associated with its aggressive efforts at reputation fix. The Times acknowledges that Soros was a "natu...More..

What makes a California wildfire the worst? Deaths and size
by | Sunday, November 25, 2018

What makes a California wildfire the worst? Deaths and size

When rain finally came down across Northern California on Wednesday, after a long period of dry weather, the downpour brought relief to those battling the ongoing blaze, assisting in " extinguishing hot spots "...More..

Stray Bullet Kills Anti-Gun Violence Essay Winner, 13
by | Sunday, November 25, 2018

Stray Bullet Kills Anti-Gun Violence Essay Winner, 13

That girl was 13-year-old Sandra Parks , an eighth-grade student. "She just walked in the room and said, "Mama, I'm shot'..." In 2016, Parks wrote " Our Truth " for a Martin Luther King Jr. The essay, title...More..

Met police ram suspected moped thieves
by | Sunday, November 25, 2018

Met police ram suspected moped thieves

Police in London say tough tactics used against suspected violent thieves on mopeds, including chasing them and knocking them off their bikes, have helped reduce crime. However, the Independent Office for Polic...More..

Farage calls for ousting of Ukip leader
by | Sunday, November 25, 2018

Farage calls for ousting of Ukip leader

Batten, who initially said he would serve only as interim leader, has seen a series of his fellow Ukip MEPs quit over his push towards the far right. The NEC of the party voted overwhelmingly last week not to h...More..

Lahore court reserves verdict on petition seeking sedition charges against Khadim Rizvi
by | Sunday, November 25, 2018

Lahore court reserves verdict on petition seeking sedition charges against Khadim Rizvi

The DawnNews reports around a 100 police personnel have been deployed at Faizabad interchange , where the TLP had previous year staged a 20-day long sit-in. Her lawyer fled the country in fear for his life. ...More..

Judge Refuses To Dismiss Trump Foundation Lawsuit
by | Sunday, November 25, 2018

Judge Refuses To Dismiss Trump Foundation Lawsuit

And, Scarpulla said, it is in line with the US Supreme Court's 1997 ruling concerning President Bill Clinton in response to Paula Jones' sexual harassment lawsuit. He added: "As a result, we remain confident ...More..

Taiwan Votes in Elections Seen as Referendum on China Policy
by | Sunday, November 25, 2018

Taiwan Votes in Elections Seen as Referendum on China Policy

Votes are still being counted in Taiwan's capital Taipei, where the incumbent mayor Ko Wen-je, an independent, is in a close race with the Kuomintang's Ting Shou-chung, and the DPP is running a distant third....More..

Iran’s President Rouhani urges Muslims worldwide to unite against U.S.
by | Sunday, November 25, 2018

Iran’s President Rouhani urges Muslims worldwide to unite against U.S.

Iran's leaders frequently condemn Israel and predict its demise, but Rouhani rarely employs such rhetoric. But the decision by U.S. President Donald Trump earlier this year to withdraw from a nuclear deal betwe...More..

Iran says U.S. chemical weapons allegations are 'dangerous and obscene'
by | Saturday, November 24, 2018

Iran says U.S. chemical weapons allegations are 'dangerous and obscene'

While a number of commentators acknowledged the sheer lack of evidence to back the claims - something that's never stopped United States officials from making the charge whether it was Iraq , Libya, or Syria -...More..

Karnataka: 25 dead as bus falls into canal in Mandya
by | Saturday, November 24, 2018

Karnataka: 25 dead as bus falls into canal in Mandya

There are fears the victims were unable to escape from the bus because it had fallen on its side - trapping the doors on the floor of the canal. The bus soon submerged. Karnataka chief minister H.D.Kumaraswamy ...More..

Trump escalates his feud with Roberts over 'Obama judges' rebuke
by | Saturday, November 24, 2018

Trump escalates his feud with Roberts over 'Obama judges' rebuke

It seemed a fight that Trump would relish but one Roberts has taken pains to avoid. The chief justice of the Supreme Court responded to Trump's criticism of the court, insisting that there was an "indep...More..

Mattis says US-South Korea military exercise will be scaled back - CNNPolitics
by | Saturday, November 24, 2018

Mattis says US-South Korea military exercise will be scaled back - CNNPolitics

Mattis did not provide details on what a scaled-back version of the exercise would entail. Logan said that Mattis and his South Korean counterpart agreed during a meeting last month "that it was important for...More..

Prosecutors Decline Felony Charges For Avenatti, May Face Misdemeanor Charges
by | Saturday, November 24, 2018

Prosecutors Decline Felony Charges For Avenatti, May Face Misdemeanor Charges

The Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office did not offer a reason for the decision, which was announced in a brief written statement. Avenatti has protested that he is innocent ever since the arrest...More..

Trump asks supreme court to fast track transgender military ban cases
by | Saturday, November 24, 2018

Trump asks supreme court to fast track transgender military ban cases

Federal courts have prevented the military from implementing a policy barring some transgender Americans from service. The administration wants the supreme court to be able to rule on the issue before the sum...More..

Head of Russian intelligence agency GRU dies at 62
by | Saturday, November 24, 2018

Head of Russian intelligence agency GRU dies at 62

Under his tenure the GRU has become a byword for Russian meddling in Western affairs. Igor Korobov, 62, had headed the military's Main Intelligence Directorate (GRU) since 2016 and was the target of USA sanct...More..

Teen Boys Arrested After Successfully Landing Stolen Plane, Sheriff Says
by | Saturday, November 24, 2018

Teen Boys Arrested After Successfully Landing Stolen Plane, Sheriff Says

They were being held in the Split Mountain Youth Detention Center in Vernal as of Thursday afternoon. The teens, ages 14 and 15, are accused of stealing an airplane from a private airstrip on Thursday, succes...More..

White House Climate Report Warns of Worsening US Disasters
by | Saturday, November 24, 2018

White House Climate Report Warns of Worsening US Disasters

US President Donald Trump refers to amounts of temperature change as he announces his decision that the United States will withdraw from the landmark Paris Climate Agreement, in the Rose Garden of the White H...More..

O'Brien] Ivanka's email scandal has a familiar moral
by | Saturday, November 24, 2018

O'Brien] Ivanka's email scandal has a familiar moral

There was no servers in the basement like Hillary Clinton had. A White House review has found that Ivanka used an email account from a private domain owned by her and her husband, Jared Kushner, for officia...More..