Trump says had 'great' meeting with Rosenstein; no plans to fire him

Trump told reporters outside the White House that he "looks forward to talking" with the deputy attorney general on the plane. Trump told reporters earlier on Monday that he has a "good relationship" with Rosenstein. Pressed further about his rel... More..

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Hope Hicks has a new job
by | Monday, October 08, 2018

Hope Hicks has a new job

Mr Shine resigned from Fox News previous year as the network's handling of sexual misconduct scandals came under scrutiny, though Mr Shine himself was not accused of any harassment. Hicks was head of the comm...More..

Melania Trump Wears Colonial Hat During Her Tour in Kenya
by | Monday, October 08, 2018

Melania Trump Wears Colonial Hat During Her Tour in Kenya

The first lady and former model attempted to deflect criticism at a press conference in Egypt on Saturday after she wore a white, colonial-era pith helmet during a safari in Kenya. Asked about the #MeToo move...More..

McConnell: Kavanaugh fight will help Republicans in November
by | Monday, October 08, 2018

McConnell: Kavanaugh fight will help Republicans in November

Federal judges can be impeached by a simple majority of the House, but actually removing Justice Kavanaugh from the bench would then require a two-thirds vote of the Senate - an extraordinarily unlikely scena...More..

George W Bush's daughter Barbara weds screenwriter in Maine
by | Monday, October 08, 2018

George W Bush's daughter Barbara weds screenwriter in Maine

Entertainment Tonight reports the bride chose a custom Vera Wang gown for her big day. It's not everyday that two former American presidents attend a wedding, but that was the case on October 7, as Barbar...More..

Bulgarian police investigate killing of TV journalist
by | Monday, October 08, 2018

Bulgarian police investigate killing of TV journalist

He said prosecutors were examining all leads, both personal and leaked to Marinova's job however police sources have told AFP that the crime does not immediately appear to be linked to her work as a journalis...More..

Two Israelis shot dead by Palestinian in West Bank, army says
by | Monday, October 08, 2018

Two Israelis shot dead by Palestinian in West Bank, army says

Na'alwa was an employee at the factory in Barkan , some seven kilometers west of the settlement city of Ariel in the northern West Bank , where the brutal shooting attack took place. "Thousands of Israelis an...More..

U.N: Rapid, unprecedented change needed to halt global warming
by | Monday, October 08, 2018

U.N: Rapid, unprecedented change needed to halt global warming

Limiting global warming would also give people and ecosystems more room to adapt and remain below relevant risk thresholds, added Pörtner. There would be fewer deaths and illnesses from heat, smog and infect...More..

by | Monday, October 08, 2018

Americans win Nobel for working climate, tech into economic analysis

The Nobel economics prize wraps up the 2018 awards season, notable this year for the lack of a literature prize, postponed by a year for the first time in 70 years over a rape scandal that came to light as part...More..

by | Monday, October 08, 2018

Tropical Storm Michael Will Become a Hurricane Monday

A powerful storm called "Michael" is churning off Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula - and with maximum sustained winds around 75 miles per hour, it's officially a Category 1 hurricane. It has also been warned that iso...More..

Brazil’s right-wing Bolsonaro narrowly misses first round win in presidential election
by | Monday, October 08, 2018

Brazil’s right-wing Bolsonaro narrowly misses first round win in presidential election

Mr Bolsonaro, 63, gained momentum in the election after a near-fatal stabbing at a rally one month ago that kept him from campaigning. Supporters of presidential frontrunner Jair Bolsonaro of the Social Lib...More..

Melania Trump has told her husband to put the phone down
by | Monday, October 08, 2018

Melania Trump has told her husband to put the phone down

Before adding that of "any kind of abuse or violence" must be helped. 'I'm against any kind of abuse'. Mrs. Trump is on her first-ever visit to Africa and her first extended solo global trip as first la...More..

Xi Jinping will visit North Korea ‘soon’, says Seoul
by | Monday, October 08, 2018

Xi Jinping will visit North Korea ‘soon’, says Seoul

Following his arrival in Seoul from Pyongyang on Sunday, Pompeo said at a meeting with South Korean President Moon Jae-in that he had "a good productive conversation" with Kim, in talks which represented "anoth...More..

by | Monday, October 08, 2018

Cheering Kavanaugh win, Trump skewers Democrats as 'angry, left-wing mob'

Joe Manchin of West Virginia is the only Democrat expected to vote for Kavanaugh's confirmation. Sen. The outcome, telegraphed Friday when the final undeclared senators revealed their views, was devoid of t...More..

US Senate confirms Brett Kavanaugh as Supreme Court justice
by | Monday, October 08, 2018

US Senate confirms Brett Kavanaugh as Supreme Court justice

But Democratic leader Chuck Schumer of NY forecast gains for his party instead: "Change must come from where change in America always begins: the ballot box". Among those whose votes were instrumental in securi...More..

Final Kavanaugh vote nears with confirmation nearly certain
by | Monday, October 08, 2018

Final Kavanaugh vote nears with confirmation nearly certain

After a bitter partisan fight that gripped the country, lawmakers backed Kavanaugh by 51 to 49 in a procedural vote that moved the Republican-controlled Senate toward a definitive decision on whether to confirm...More..

Brett Kavanaugh is sworn in to USA supreme court
by | Monday, October 08, 2018

Brett Kavanaugh is sworn in to USA supreme court

People protest on the steps of the Supreme Court after the confirmation vote of Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh , on Capitol Hill, Oct. 6, 2018 in Washington . Butterfield said the 50-48 confirmatio...More..

Me Too movement reacts angrily to Brett Kavanaugh's controversial confirmation
by | Monday, October 08, 2018

Me Too movement reacts angrily to Brett Kavanaugh's controversial confirmation

Others said they believed Ford was sexually assaulted by someone, but that it couldn't have been Kavanaugh. "It unleashed something inside me". "I do believe that she was assaulted". "Very, very good", Trump ...More..

by | Monday, October 08, 2018

Can Brett Kavanaugh be impeached from the Supreme Court?

Moments after Collins concluded her speech, Manchin tweeted , "I will vote to support Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh ". In the pivotal moment on Friday, Mrs Collins, perhaps the chamber's most ...More..

Nigeria's opposition PDP selects Abubakar as 2019 presidential election
by | Monday, October 08, 2018

Nigeria's opposition PDP selects Abubakar as 2019 presidential election

Wife of the President, Aisha Buhari on Sunday condemned the irregularities that marred the primaries of the ruling All Progressives Party (APC), across the nation, taking a swipe at the party's National Cha...More..

Brett Kavanaugh Wins Supreme Court Nomination Despite Thousands of Women Protesting
by | Monday, October 08, 2018

Brett Kavanaugh Wins Supreme Court Nomination Despite Thousands of Women Protesting

Per Politifact , only four of 25 presidential election cycles in the last century involved an open Supreme Court seat, and in "three of those instances, the Senate confirmed the president's nominee, and just ...More..

by | Monday, October 08, 2018

Melania Trump Faces Scrutiny for Hat Choice While Visiting Kenya

So, should that be the case here, let us not be distracted: thanks to a white woman, Judge Brett Kavanaugh is nearly certainly going to be confirmed as a Supreme Court justice, President Donald Trump has m...More..

Korea renews call for Japan to remove ‘rising sun’ flag
by | Sunday, October 07, 2018

Korea renews call for Japan to remove ‘rising sun’ flag

When asked whether South Korea could raise the issue of Japan's usage of the flag with the United Nations, Kang said her ministry will review the "possible and appropriate options" before deciding whether to ...More..

Denis Mukwege: Brave healer of DR Congo's most horrific wounds
by | Sunday, October 07, 2018

Denis Mukwege: Brave healer of DR Congo's most horrific wounds

Murad is a joint victor of the prize with Congolese doctor Denis Mukwege in recognition of their work to end sexual violence in war. She is a member of the Yazidi community in Iraq. Outlining the reason for t...More..

First Lady Melania Trump's Visit to Lilongwe, Malawi
by | Sunday, October 07, 2018

First Lady Melania Trump's Visit to Lilongwe, Malawi

US first lady Melania Trump laid a wreath at a 17th-century slave fortress in Ghana on Wednesday, vowing never to forget where Africans were held before being shipped away into further hardship, most across t...More..

Missing Interpol president’s last text was ominous picture of knife, wife says
by | Sunday, October 07, 2018

Missing Interpol president’s last text was ominous picture of knife, wife says

The message from Meng at 12:26 on September 26 says "wait for my call". The Lyon-based worldwide police agency said on Saturday it has used law enforcement channels to inquire with China about Meng's status. ...More..

20 killed in upstate NY crash involving limo
by | Sunday, October 07, 2018

20 killed in upstate NY crash involving limo

The person was not authorized to discuss the preliminary information publicly and spoke Sunday on the condition of anonymity. State police said that two vehicles were involved in the crash on Saturday after...More..

WaPo 'Global opinion' writer Jamal Khashoggi goes missing
by | Sunday, October 07, 2018

WaPo 'Global opinion' writer Jamal Khashoggi goes missing

Trump administration officials say they have requested information from the Saudi government on Khashoggi's whereabouts and expressed their concern about his possible detention. Turkish presidential spokesman I...More..

Magnitude 5.9 natural disaster hits northern Haiti
by | Sunday, October 07, 2018

Magnitude 5.9 natural disaster hits northern Haiti

A 5.9-magnitude quake has killed at least 10 people in Haiti on Saturday, officials said. The quake struck at 8:10 pm (0010 GMT Sunday) at a shallow depth of 11.7 kilometers. Among the areas most effected by ...More..

Germany Has 'Everlasting Responsibility' To Combat Anti-Semitism - Merkel
by | Sunday, October 07, 2018

Germany Has 'Everlasting Responsibility' To Combat Anti-Semitism - Merkel

Unlike many other news organizations, we have not put up a paywall. Germany, like other signatories to the deal, says it is preventing Iran from obtaining nuclear weapons for now. But Palestinians and their E...More..

by | Sunday, October 07, 2018

Conservative Judge Brett Kavanaugh Confirmed After Heated National Debate

Wilson's congressman says he's "extremely disappointed" in the Senate's confirmation of Judge Brett Kavanaugh as the United States' 114th Supreme Court justice. "Unfortunately, nothing in Judge Kavanaugh's ...More..

British fisherman dies after bite from sea snake off northern Australian coast
by | Sunday, October 07, 2018

British fisherman dies after bite from sea snake off northern Australian coast

The man was declared dead after the trawler arrived at the town of Borroloola in the Gulf of Carpentaria with St John Ambulance paramedics unable to save the man. The 23-year-old man's death marks the second in...More..

Indonesia's quake, tsunami reaches 1,571, search mission extended
by | Sunday, October 07, 2018

Indonesia's quake, tsunami reaches 1,571, search mission extended

The official death toll from the quake and tsunami it triggered stands at 1,558, but is expected to rise as more bodies are recovered in Palu , where most of the dead have been counted. "Today we have no signa...More..

Pence accuses Beijing of meddling in U.S
by | Sunday, October 07, 2018

Pence accuses Beijing of meddling in U.S

Indeed, as the CNN report indicates, Washington is preparing far more massive and unsafe provocations. Since past year alone, he noted, Beijing has convinced three Latin American nations to cut ties with ...More..

Jamal Khashoggi Was Allegedly Killed Inside Saudi Consulate in Turkey
by | Sunday, October 07, 2018

Jamal Khashoggi Was Allegedly Killed Inside Saudi Consulate in Turkey

Khashoggi has lived in self-exile in the United States for the past year and a was regular contributor to the Washington Post's opinion section. A Turkish official, requesting anonymity to discuss the ongoi...More..