Over 5200 USA troops heading to Mexico border

It's a dramatic increase over the 800 to 1,000 troops initially forecast. The Pentagon announcement comes as President Donald Trump has been focusing on the caravan to stir up his base a week before midterm elections. "I see it as nothing more than... More..

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Girl shielded her brothers as pickup fatally struck them at bus stop
by | Thursday, November 01, 2018

Girl shielded her brothers as pickup fatally struck them at bus stop

A northern IN school district says it's relocating a bus stop after a pickup truck hit four students boarding a bus, killing three of the children and badly injuring the fourth. The National Transportation Sa...More..

Kim Jong-un silences North Korea's 'rape epidemic'
by | Thursday, November 01, 2018

Kim Jong-un silences North Korea's 'rape epidemic'

Police officers conduct searches in female traders' belongings, which can be a prelude to a body search. Most of the assaults described in the report, entitled You Cry at Night but Don't Know Why , were of w...More..

Turkey doubts Saudi willingness to ‘genuinely cooperate’ on Khashoggi
by | Thursday, November 01, 2018

Turkey doubts Saudi willingness to ‘genuinely cooperate’ on Khashoggi

It also said that discussions with Saudi chief prosecutor Saud al-Mojeb have yielded no "concrete results" despite "good-willed efforts" by Turkey to uncover the truth. After vehement denials that Riyadh wa...More..

Trump Expands Fear-Mongering ‘Be Afraid Of The Caravan’ Campaign On Twitter
by | Thursday, November 01, 2018

Trump Expands Fear-Mongering ‘Be Afraid Of The Caravan’ Campaign On Twitter

Trump says he's sending thousands of U.S. troops to stop an "invasion" of migrants at the U.S. -Mexico border even though the migrants are on foot hundreds of miles away. Trump tweeted Wednesday that Mexican ...More..

by | Thursday, November 01, 2018

Migrant caravan must walk as Mexico ignores the demand for buses

On Tuesday, Gutierrez explained there have been multiple instances where migrants have been "very violent", while rebelling against border authorities. border is a political stunt to help Republicans in the mi...More..

Comments On Merkel Resigning as CDU Chairman
by | Thursday, November 01, 2018

Comments On Merkel Resigning as CDU Chairman

All three parties have suffered punishing setbacks in regional elections this month, building internal party pressure for them to switch leaders or break up the coalition. Sunday's election in the central state...More..

Austria to withdraw from United Nations migration treaty
by | Thursday, November 01, 2018

Austria to withdraw from United Nations migration treaty

It is due to be formally approved at a December 11-12 meeting in Marrakech, Morocco. "Migration is not and can not become a human right", added Strache, the Freedom Party's leader. This however was under a pr...More..

Floating dock sinks during maintenance of Russian aircraft-carrying cruiser Admiral Kuznetsov
by | Thursday, November 01, 2018

Floating dock sinks during maintenance of Russian aircraft-carrying cruiser Admiral Kuznetsov

Russia's only aircraft carrier was damaged last night when the floating dock holding it sank. The crane, which fell on Admiral Kuznetsov , left a hole 4 by 5 meters, but repairs can be done "easily and quick...More..

Lion Air Technical Director Removed Following Orders from Transport Ministry
by | Thursday, November 01, 2018

Lion Air Technical Director Removed Following Orders from Transport Ministry

The Boeing-737 MAX 8, which went into service just a few months ago, plunged into the Java Sea off Indonesia's northern coast on Monday, killing 189 people , just 12 minutes after taking off from the capital...More..

Oprah Winfrey to campaign for Democrat Stacey Abrams in Georgia’s governor’s race
by | Thursday, November 01, 2018

Oprah Winfrey to campaign for Democrat Stacey Abrams in Georgia’s governor’s race

She added, "most responsible gun owners understand that they have the responsibility for the firearms, and making sure that only responsible people have those firearms". Abrams said she is not "anti-gun", then ...More..

Backed Syrian fighters halt anti-IS offensive after Turkey attacks Kurdish forces
by | Thursday, November 01, 2018

Backed Syrian fighters halt anti-IS offensive after Turkey attacks Kurdish forces

In early June, Ankara and Washington adopted a road map envisaging the Kurdish forces' withdrawal from Manbij and the transfer of control over the Syrian city to Turkish and United States troops. On Wednesd...More..

Judge orders Julian Assange to clean up after cat, pay bills
by | Thursday, November 01, 2018

Judge orders Julian Assange to clean up after cat, pay bills

Julian Assange has been told he must pay for his internet and feed his cat properly after a judge ruled new rules imposed by the Ecuadorian embassy do not violate his asylum rights. WikiLeaks claims Mr Assa...More..

Is Twitter Removing the 'Like' Button? | Jack Dorsey, Twitter
by | Thursday, November 01, 2018

Is Twitter Removing the 'Like' Button? | Jack Dorsey, Twitter

In all seriousness, as a reminder - the "like" button on Twitter came about as a sort of an uncoupling of the old star-shaped "favorites" button, which was a kind of "like" but also bookmarked the tweet you...More..

Israel orders criminal probe into Gaza medic’s death
by | Thursday, November 01, 2018

Israel orders criminal probe into Gaza medic’s death

Three Palestinian boys aged between 13 and 14 have been killed in an Israeli air raid in the southeastern Gaza Strip, according to health officials. Children's Fund (UNICEF). Since the rallies began on Ma...More..

Quake rattles NZ as Harry, Meghan visit
by | Thursday, November 01, 2018

Quake rattles NZ as Harry, Meghan visit

The magnitude 6.1 quake struck Tuesday afternoon about 77 kilometers (48 miles) northeast of the town of New Plymouth. The quake comes as the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, Harry and Meghan, are visiting New Ze...More..

China allows rhino horn, tiger bone to be traded in 'special cases'
by | Thursday, November 01, 2018

China allows rhino horn, tiger bone to be traded in 'special cases'

This allows rhino horn and the bones of tigers bred in captivity to be used "for medical research or clinical treatment of critical illnesses". Monday's controversial move lifted restrictions put in place by ...More..

Suspect in Pittsburgh synagogue massacre indicted on 44 counts, including hate crimes
by | Thursday, November 01, 2018

Suspect in Pittsburgh synagogue massacre indicted on 44 counts, including hate crimes

Everybody feels that [Trump's remarks] were inappropriate. But local and religious leaders were divided on whether Trump should be there. Dermer also showed his support for the United States president in an...More..

Trump Says Birthright Citizenship Issue Will Go to Supreme Court
by | Thursday, November 01, 2018

Trump Says Birthright Citizenship Issue Will Go to Supreme Court

Here's what you need to know about birthright citizenship - and why the president wants to get rid of it. "So-called Birthright Citizenship, which costs our Country billions of dollars and is very unfair to o...More..

Chinese intelligence officers charged in USA with jet engine hacking conspiracy
by | Thursday, November 01, 2018

Chinese intelligence officers charged in USA with jet engine hacking conspiracy

Attorney partners, has brought charges against Chinese intelligence officers from the JSSD and those working at their direction and control for stealing American intellectual property", said John C. "Together w...More..

Iran's top diplomat in Pakistan to talk border, key issues
by | Thursday, November 01, 2018

Iran's top diplomat in Pakistan to talk border, key issues

Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif is set to visit Turkey's Istanbul on Monday at the head of a delegation, Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi said on Sunday. Qureshi also expressed satisfaction ove...More..

Turkish prosecutor says Khashoggi 'strangled' when he entered consulate, body dismembered
by | Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Turkish prosecutor says Khashoggi 'strangled' when he entered consulate, body dismembered

The death of the Washington Post columnist, a US resident who had American children, sparked global outrage and pitched the world's top oil exporter into crisis. "I am disappointed by the actions of the leade...More..

Woman blows herself up in central Tunis, injuries reported
by | Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Woman blows herself up in central Tunis, injuries reported

Several ambulances and security personnel were at the scene. Shops lowered their shutters and cafes emptied as panic gripped passersby. According to state news agency TAP, who cited the Tunisian Interior Mini...More..

Judge rules Georgia election officials can’t toss absentee ballots over mismatched signatures
by | Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Judge rules Georgia election officials can’t toss absentee ballots over mismatched signatures

She noted that a would-be absentee voter whose eligibility to vote is questioned gets an opportunity to prove eligibility before rejection and asked state and county election officials whether that might be pos...More..

Meghan Markle reunites with fan from Instagram
by | Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Meghan Markle reunites with fan from Instagram

Draped in woven cloaks, the Duke and Duchess of Sussex have been given a spine-tingling greeting to the New Zealand town of Rotorua, while the Prince impressed locals with his knack for the Maori language. ...More..

by | Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Denmark Alleges Iran Plot to Kill Activist on Danish Soil

The suspect has denied the charges and the Iranian government also denied any connection with the alleged plot. Foreign Ministry spokesperson, Bahram Ghasemi, said the allegations were a "plot" against "growi...More..

by | Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Full text of Supreme Court ruling in Asia Bibi case

She was condemned for allegedly making derogatory remarks about Islam after neighbours objected to her drinking water from their glass because she was not Muslim. "We knew that she is innocent", said Ashiq Masi...More..

UAE successfully launches KhalifaSAT to its orbit
by | Wednesday, October 31, 2018

UAE successfully launches KhalifaSAT to its orbit

The development of KhalifaSat began after UAE Vice President and Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid launched the KhalifaSat project in December 2013. The satellite will also monitor ...More..

SC sets aside death penalty of Asia Bibi, orders her release
by | Wednesday, October 31, 2018

SC sets aside death penalty of Asia Bibi, orders her release

She has been offered asylum by several countries and was expected to leave the country if acquitted. The Lahore High Court had upheld that conviction and punishment. They demanded she convert, she refused. Pa...More..

President can't change the Constitution with an Executive Order
by | Wednesday, October 31, 2018

President can't change the Constitution with an Executive Order

His administration announced the deployment of 5,200 troops to protect the frontier as the "caravan" continues to advance - though it is still weeks, if not months, from reaching the United States border ....More..

German nurse admits killing 100 patients in his care
by | Wednesday, October 31, 2018

German nurse admits killing 100 patients in his care

Investigators say the final toll could top 200 but fear they might never know for sure because the bodies of many possible victims were cremated. "We will do our utmost to learn the truth", he said. Before ta...More..

Official Says Synagogue Gunman Had Gun License
by | Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Official Says Synagogue Gunman Had Gun License

This evil Anti-Semitic attack is an assault on humanity. Bowers entered the synagogue at about 9:45 a.m. and began firing. He had an AR-15 semi-automatic rifle, as well as three handguns. A woman bows her...More..

Three siblings, including twins, struck and killed by truck at bus stop
by | Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Three siblings, including twins, struck and killed by truck at bus stop

The state police initially tweeted about the crash shortly before 9 a.m. Tuesday, saying the agency was "investigating a fatal crash in Fulton County". She said her son was hit in the past while pulling into th...More..

Mueller Claims Women Were Offered $$$ to Make #MeToo Allegations
by | Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Mueller Claims Women Were Offered $$$ to Make #MeToo Allegations

Special counsel Robert Mueller's office has asked the FBI to investigate after a woman claimed she was offered about $20,000 to falsely accuse Mueller of sexual misconduct, The Atlantic reports. The firm said n...More..

World Health Organization says air pollution kills 600,000 children every year
by | Wednesday, October 31, 2018

World Health Organization says air pollution kills 600,000 children every year

The following study took data from around 194 countries dealing with toxic air problems where India topped the list as it witnessed the deaths of at least 1 lakh children who were below the age of five. The PM2...More..