Trump praises lawmaker for assaulting reporter

Gianforte, who is up for re-election in November, pleaded guilty to a misdemeanour assault charge in June 2017 and said in an apology letter that he alone was responsible for the attack. He also asked why Trump always praises bullies and "celebra... More..

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NYPD pulls 2,990 body cameras after one catches fire
by | Monday, October 22, 2018

NYPD pulls 2,990 body cameras after one catches fire

The officer wearing the faulty body camera was not injured. The department said it's now suspending the use of all LE-5 body cams effective immediately. "The cause and scope of the defect are now being inve...More..

Canada natural disaster MAP: Where has the 6.8 magnitude quake hit in Canada?
by | Monday, October 22, 2018

Canada natural disaster MAP: Where has the 6.8 magnitude quake hit in Canada?

Last night, reports came in of three earthquakes of a 6.5 magnitude or higher occurring , all within an hour of each other, off the BC coast. One of the quakes, which was measured at a magnitude of 6.5, hit ...More..

by | Monday, October 22, 2018

Pence Admin Reportedly Planning to Erase Non-Discrimination Protections for LGBTQ People

The Obama administration recognized transgender people under Education Department's Officer for Civil Rights director Catherine Lhamon, who rejects the proposal, which "quite simply negates the humanity of peop...More..

US Secretary of State says illegal immigrants will not enter the US
by | Monday, October 22, 2018

US Secretary of State says illegal immigrants will not enter the US

But people said they feared being deported and the group kept moving north. It was not immediately clear where the additional travelers came from since about 2,000 had been gathered on the Mexican side Saturd...More..

Australia's ruling coalition forced into minority government
by | Monday, October 22, 2018

Australia's ruling coalition forced into minority government

Around 80 per cent of preferences were flowing to Phelps, however. A fake email sent out under Phelps' name claimed she was withdrawing from the race because she had HIV and said her supporters should vote fo...More..

Calls for new Brexit vote escalates amid mass protests
by | Monday, October 22, 2018

Calls for new Brexit vote escalates amid mass protests

The Prime Minister has repeatedly ruled one out, warning that it would be a betrayal of the Brexit vote. "What's clear is that the only options on the table now from the Prime Minister are a bad Brexit de...More..

Indian Villager Pelted to Death by Brick-Throwing Monkeys
by | Monday, October 22, 2018

Indian Villager Pelted to Death by Brick-Throwing Monkeys

Dharampal Singh stumbled upon a group of monkeys while collecting firewood; the pernicious primates pelted him with rocks from the top of a tree, mortally wounding him. Soon, the stack of bricks collapsed and f...More..

Saudi minister says death of Jamal Khashoggi was a 'huge mistake'
by | Monday, October 22, 2018

Saudi minister says death of Jamal Khashoggi was a 'huge mistake'

It also said the United Nations should investigate his death. German Chancellor Angela Merkel announced today that her country would halt all arms exports to Saudi Arabia while uncertainty over Khashoggi'...More..

Journalist Jamal Khashoggi death `a mistake`: Saudi Arabia
by | Monday, October 22, 2018

Journalist Jamal Khashoggi death `a mistake`: Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia has been under pressure to explain what happened, having first said Mr Khashoggi was alive. German Chancellor Angela Merkel announced the suspension of weapons sales to Saudi Arabia on the grou...More..

Egypt delegation meets Israel officials to discuss Gaza
by | Monday, October 22, 2018

Egypt delegation meets Israel officials to discuss Gaza

He also called on the Palestinian Authority not to disengage from Gaza and to continue working with the worldwide community to help alleviate the suffering of its people in Gaza . Israeli sharpshooters fired...More..

Turkey to Publicize Details From Its Investigation Into Jamal Khashoggi's Killing
by | Monday, October 22, 2018

Turkey to Publicize Details From Its Investigation Into Jamal Khashoggi's Killing

On Saturday Riyadh said he was killed in a fistfight in the consulate. The Saudi version lacked "consistency and credibility", said Chrystia Freeland, Canada's foreign minister. -Saudi relations, adding, "I t...More..

Julian Assange sues over 'inhuman' conditions, 'denigrating' cat obligations in Ecuadorean embassy
by | Monday, October 22, 2018

Julian Assange sues over 'inhuman' conditions, 'denigrating' cat obligations in Ecuadorean embassy

Wikileaks founder Julian Assange is suing Ecuador , accusing it of violating his "fundamental rights and freedoms". Mr Garzon said Mr Valencia was named in the lawsuit because he served as the intermediar...More..

Duchess Meghan cutting back on grueling schedule: Kensington Palace
by | Monday, October 22, 2018

Duchess Meghan cutting back on grueling schedule: Kensington Palace

Prince Harry has revealed he hopes to have a baby girl with his wife the Duchess of Sussex. Harry and Meghan later looked loved-up as they watched the final of the Invictus Games' sailing competition fro...More..

Pregnant Meghan takes break from Australia royal tour
by | Monday, October 22, 2018

Pregnant Meghan takes break from Australia royal tour

The 34-year-old royal shared his excitement at becoming a dad when a wellwisher yelled "Congratulations, I hope it's a girl" during a cycle race in Sydney yesterday. "We have to make sure she is well paced an...More..

Six shot near Jaguars stadium before Texans game
by | Monday, October 22, 2018

Six shot near Jaguars stadium before Texans game

Three of the people are in critical condition. Their ages range from 20s from 70s. The suspect is on the run, with police saying they believe he or she is in a silver or gray four-door vehicle. An update on t...More..

Edmonton Girl Guide sells out of cookies in cannabis store lineup
by | Monday, October 22, 2018

Edmonton Girl Guide sells out of cookies in cannabis store lineup

It was also on the first day of legal cannabis sales across Canada. In just 45 minutes, Elina sold all 30 boxes of cookies at $US5 each, making $US120 for the Girl Guides. This isn't the first time that a G...More..

US, South Korea cancel major military exercise
by | Sunday, October 21, 2018

US, South Korea cancel major military exercise

South Korean Defense Minister Jeong Kyeong-doo and U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis made a decision to suspend the annual air exercise, Vigilant Ace, " to give the diplomatic process every opportunity to conti...More..

Jordan cancels part of 1994 peace agreement with Israel
by | Sunday, October 21, 2018

Jordan cancels part of 1994 peace agreement with Israel

Israel's ongoing occupation of Palestinian territories is also a source of anger among Jordanians. The armistice after the 1948 war stated that the land was in Jordanian territory, and not what is now modern-da...More..

Amritsar train accident: Ramleela artists hold candle light protest for victims
by | Sunday, October 21, 2018

Amritsar train accident: Ramleela artists hold candle light protest for victims

Police said it was "freak accident" as people did not hear the train approaching amid the din of festivities and fireworks. According to media reports the organisers, members of the ruling Congress party, h...More..

40 killed in Kaduna
by | Sunday, October 21, 2018

40 killed in Kaduna

A similar incident had occurred in February when Christian and Muslim youth in the community fought following the alleged abduction and conversion of some Christian girls. The spokesman said that some promine...More..

Haley mocks Trump, Dems at dinner
by | Sunday, October 21, 2018

Haley mocks Trump, Dems at dinner

During her speech, Haley also made jibes about her Indian-American heritage, President Donald Trump and the current political climate in America. "He said if I get stuck for laughs, just brag about his acc...More..

Many Announcements Were Made Before Amritsar Accident: Navjot Kaur
by | Sunday, October 21, 2018

Many Announcements Were Made Before Amritsar Accident: Navjot Kaur

Reuters partner ANI , a domestic news agency, reported that the Chief Medical Officer of the Civil Hospital in Amritsar said 60 people were killed and at least 51 people were injured. "The effigy was burnt...More..

UN envoy warns Gaza is imploding
by | Sunday, October 21, 2018

UN envoy warns Gaza is imploding

Some 130 Palestinian protesters, including 25 children, were injured by Israeli fire during anti-occupation protests at the Gaza border amid Amnesty International's condemnation of Israel's newly proclaimed "...More..

Georgia officer shot, killed while responding to ‘suspicious vehicle' report, police say
by | Sunday, October 21, 2018

Georgia officer shot, killed while responding to ‘suspicious vehicle' report, police say

Gwinnett County Police said they have received an outpouring of support from every metro Atlanta agency, which they said they appreciate. Authorities said they believe 18-year-old Tafahree Maynard fatally sho...More..

'EVERYONE WAS JUMPING': Dancing partygoers fall through floor at S.C. clubhouse
by | Sunday, October 21, 2018

'EVERYONE WAS JUMPING': Dancing partygoers fall through floor at S.C. clubhouse

Officers arrived to find multiple people hurt. Police say none of the injuries were life threatening. Leroy Pearson said he went to try to help injured people and saw what he thought looked like broken ankles...More..

Seventeen killed and 101 injured in Taiwan train derailment
by | Sunday, October 21, 2018

Seventeen killed and 101 injured in Taiwan train derailment

The cause of the derailment is under investigation. The railway administration, citing the fire department, said the 17 people died of cardiac arrest. When he arrived at the scene he saw local residents helpi...More..

Kidnapped Indian-origin billionaire in Africa freed after 9 days
by | Sunday, October 21, 2018

Kidnapped Indian-origin billionaire in Africa freed after 9 days

Clearly strained and appearing exhausted, he thanked the "Tanzanian authorities, including the police, who worked for my return". Dewji's family would later offer a reward of a billion Tanzanian shillings (Sh...More..

EU Says Italy's Planned Budget Deviation is 'Unprecedented'
by | Sunday, October 21, 2018

EU Says Italy's Planned Budget Deviation is 'Unprecedented'

It said the shift towards an expansionary fiscal policy meant Italy's public debt would likely remain around the current 130 percent of GDP in the coming years, rather than decline. Italy's premier, Giuseppe...More..

Recep Tayyip Erdogan expresses concern over Saudi journalist's fate
by | Sunday, October 21, 2018

Recep Tayyip Erdogan expresses concern over Saudi journalist's fate

The US initially stayed relatively quiet - but pressure for a more robust response is increasing as lawmakers called for a probe into the 59-year-old's fate. "If this did, in fact, happen, if this man was murde...More..

One year on - Harry and Meghan back at Invictus Games
by | Sunday, October 21, 2018

One year on - Harry and Meghan back at Invictus Games

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex have chose to cut back Meghan's schedule "slightly" during their tour of Australasia, says Kensington Palace. True to form, Prince Harry - a royal of the people - is alr...More..

Studies link higher crash rates with states that legalized marijuana
by | Sunday, October 21, 2018

Studies link higher crash rates with states that legalized marijuana

Harkey said 14 percent of drivers confirmed to be using marijuana had a child in their vehicle, reflecting concerns that marijuana use isn't as confined as alcohol use, which tends to happen most in evenings ...More..

by | Sunday, October 21, 2018

People’s Vote march in 32 pictures

The march starts at midday from London's Park Lane. The "People's Vote" campaign, which includes several pro-EU groups, said they had stewards stationed at regular intervals to estimate the size of the crow...More..

China, Asean star in SCS war games
by | Sunday, October 21, 2018

China, Asean star in SCS war games

Ng said the bloc's dialogue partners - Australia, China, India , Japan, New Zealand, South Korea , Russia and the USA - would be urged to adopt the guidelines at the Asean Defence Ministers' Meeting-Plus (ADD...More..

Assange sues Ecuador for violating 'fundamental rights'
by | Sunday, October 21, 2018

Assange sues Ecuador for violating 'fundamental rights'

It is due to be heard in a domestic court next week. Ecuadorean authorities cut his communications with the outside world and began raising the topic of evicting Assange from the embassy in 2018. He was given...More..