In rare rebuke, chief justice criticizes Trump for 'Obama judge' comment

Trump has nominated dozens of judges to the federal bench, including many at the appellate level, fulfilling a campaign promise. These judges previously issued an order blocking the president's Travel Ban Executive Order that was created to protect... More..

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Northeast Braces for 'COLDEST THANKSGIVING' in Recorded History — BRAIN FREEZE
by | Thursday, November 22, 2018

Northeast Braces for 'COLDEST THANKSGIVING' in Recorded History — BRAIN FREEZE

Boston's forecast high is 21 degrees on Thursday, which means it will likely break the record for coldest Thanksgiving ever: 24 degrees set in 1901. Pittsburgh is projected to reach 31 degrees on Saturday. In...More..

Multiple victims after gunman opens fire at U.S. hospital
by | Wednesday, November 21, 2018

Multiple victims after gunman opens fire at U.S. hospital

But instead of returning to the academy to meet with department officials, Lopez went AWOL and was sacked, fire department spokesman Larry Merritt said Tuesday. Chicago's police superintendent said officer Jim...More..

by | Wednesday, November 21, 2018

Moroccan woman cooks lover, serves him to workers in UAE

The woman claimed she afterwards cooked the minced meat and served it to nearby Pakistani workers, the newspaper report has it. The National newspaper in Abu Dhabi quoted prosecutors in Al-Ain emirate as sa...More..

Taliban deny involvement in Kabul bombing that killed 50
by | Wednesday, November 21, 2018

Taliban deny involvement in Kabul bombing that killed 50

The bomber easily sneaked into the venue as the local police had not been asked to provide security arrangements. The attack drew widespread condemnation in Afghanistan and overseas, with the United Nations...More..

Despite losses, Trump still insists his party won ‘historic’ victory
by | Wednesday, November 21, 2018

Despite losses, Trump still insists his party won ‘historic’ victory

He'll represent the 39th District, which is based in northern Orange County and was once considered Republican holy ground. Congress will have a record 43 Latino members next year. Ed Royce. It's about eq...More..

USA man 'killed in India by endangered Andamans tribe'
by | Wednesday, November 21, 2018

USA man 'killed in India by endangered Andamans tribe'

The identity of the man killed was not revealed, but authorities believe he died on Saturday. Activists say the tribes are at threat from outsiders, who often bribe locals to access them. In a major step earl...More..

Evacuations As Massive Waves Batter Buildings In Tenerife
by | Wednesday, November 21, 2018

Evacuations As Massive Waves Batter Buildings In Tenerife

Local media reported 65 apartments were evacuated as waves crashed ashore in Tenerife's Mesa del Mar, ripping the railings from apartment balconies. The mayor said no-one had been injured in the scare, which ...More..

Trump reportedly tried to order prosecution of Hillary Clinton and James Comey
by | Wednesday, November 21, 2018

Trump reportedly tried to order prosecution of Hillary Clinton and James Comey

The report, quoting unnamed sources, said that Trump's wish earlier this year prompted his then White House lawyer, Donald McGahn, to advise him to hold off, because he'd be opening himself to accusations of ab...More..

Two in custody after baby girl's body found on beach
by | Wednesday, November 21, 2018

Two in custody after baby girl's body found on beach

Police and paramedics performed CPR on the child but she was pronounced dead at the scene. Police believe the young girl died at Tweed Heads in NSW , before being found across the border in the shallows...More..

Trump sends written responses to special counsel Mueller
by | Wednesday, November 21, 2018

Trump sends written responses to special counsel Mueller

Giuliani previously has said Trump won't answer questions on obstruction of justice because of concerns the president could be accused of making false statements if his testimony contradicts Comey's over whet...More..

PETA Blasts The Turkey Pardon: They Have Committed No Crime
by | Wednesday, November 21, 2018

PETA Blasts The Turkey Pardon: They Have Committed No Crime

I will be issuing both Peas and Carrots a presidential pardon", Trump said of Democrats' possible interest in their testimony. A lucky turkey gets a presidential pardon. "And I will tell you we've come to...More..

Multiple Fatalities Reported in Colts Neck Fire
by | Wednesday, November 21, 2018

Multiple Fatalities Reported in Colts Neck Fire

Initial reports stated that there were five victims, and that one of them who had been found outside the home had been shot. According to law enforcement sources from NBC News, one person was found shot dead ...More..

Ivanka Trump reportedly used personal email for government business
by | Wednesday, November 21, 2018

Ivanka Trump reportedly used personal email for government business

Trump sometimes used her personal account, nearly always for logistics and scheduling concerning her family", Mirijanian said. On "The View" Tuesday, Whoopi Goldberg suggested instead both women used private ...More..

Judge bars Trump from denying asylum to people entering U.S. illegally
by | Wednesday, November 21, 2018

Judge bars Trump from denying asylum to people entering U.S. illegally

Circuit Court of Appeals, a set of notoriously liberal courts that have ruled against Mr. Trump on everything from the travel ban to sanctuary cities to this latest ruling Tuesday morning blocking his asylu...More..

Terror as Chicago skyscraper lift plunges 84 floors when cable snaps
by | Wednesday, November 21, 2018

Terror as Chicago skyscraper lift plunges 84 floors when cable snaps

A passenger elevator in the building formerly known as the John Hancock Center, Chicago's fourth tallest structure, malfunctioned on Friday and sent six people speeding downward. Apparently one of the elevator'...More..

Dad charged after girl, 6, strangles baby brother with seat belt
by | Wednesday, November 21, 2018

Dad charged after girl, 6, strangles baby brother with seat belt

Defending himself, Middleton said he left the air conditioner running, put on a movie and gave the kids water and some snacks while he went to buy clothes. The girl told Middleton that she had done something ba...More..

by | Wednesday, November 21, 2018

Kabul blast aimed at sowing sectarian discord: Iran

Afghan religious scholars wait outside a Kabul hospital after a suicide attack targeted a religious gathering at a wedding hall, killing dozens. The death toll in Tuesday's attack is one of the worst in recen...More..

United States closes its busiest border amid protests over migrants
by | Wednesday, November 21, 2018

United States closes its busiest border amid protests over migrants

All of the troops deployed are still expected to wrap up the border mission by December 15. U.S. President Donald Trump , who sought to make the caravan a campaign issue in the midterm elections, used Twitte...More..

Donald Trump's got the solution to forest fires
by | Wednesday, November 21, 2018

Donald Trump's got the solution to forest fires

The US president told reporters while visiting the ruins of the northern California town where a fire killed at least 77 people that wildfires were not a problem in Finland because crews "spend a lot of time...More..

United States endorses South Korean candidate to lead Interpol
by | Wednesday, November 21, 2018

United States endorses South Korean candidate to lead Interpol

The election has been prompted by the sudden detention in China last month of Interpol's former president Meng Hongwei, who was snatched without warning by authorities , plunging the organisation into crisis. ...More..

'China, layas:' Militant groups protest Xi state visit
by | Tuesday, November 20, 2018

'China, layas:' Militant groups protest Xi state visit

Leaders of China and the Philippines have preliminarily agreed to cooperate on oil and gas exploration, a move that is likely to anger many Filipinos wary of Chinese territorial expansionism in the region. Sa...More..

US envoy sees peace deal with Taliban by April
by | Tuesday, November 20, 2018

US envoy sees peace deal with Taliban by April

Afghanistan's security situation has worsened since North Atlantic Treaty Organisation formally ended combat operations in 2014, as Taliban insurgents battle to reimpose strict Islamic law following their overt...More..

Ryan backs Navy Admiral William McRaven after Trump attack, report says
by | Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Ryan backs Navy Admiral William McRaven after Trump attack, report says

William McRaven shares my political views or not", Rubio wrote on Twitter. While both Clinton and Trump sought to line up military endorsements during the 2016 contest, McRaven - who was serving as chancel...More..

Spain threatens Brexit deal over Gibraltar status
by | Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Spain threatens Brexit deal over Gibraltar status

This has caused angst among the Spanish authorities, who are keen for an agreement on Gibraltar to be subject to a separate bilateral arrangement between the United Kingdom and Spain, rather than packaged in wi...More..

Tijuana residents protest the arrival of migrant caravan
by | Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Tijuana residents protest the arrival of migrant caravan

As military personnel can not perform law enforcement duties, the troops have been setting up barriers along the border and supporting border patrol operations. "Most of the caravan are not women and children",...More..

Palestinians welcome Airbnb settlement ban as Israel fumes
by | Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Palestinians welcome Airbnb settlement ban as Israel fumes

The area, captured by Israel in a 1967 war, has always been the subject of disputes between Israeli and Palestinians, who see Israeli settlements there as obstacles to their goal of establishing a state . An A...More..

Saudi King's Speech Makes No Mention of Slain Journalist
by | Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Saudi King's Speech Makes No Mention of Slain Journalist

Officials have said the Trump administration may issue a more formal statement on Tuesday about what US agencies know about Khashoggi's killing and who was behind it. In the wake of Khashoggi's killing, the 82-...More..

Democratic senators sue over Trump attorney general appointment
by | Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Democratic senators sue over Trump attorney general appointment

You may recall that Miller refused to comply with a Mueller grand jury subpoena, even after a judge ordered him to appear before said grand jury. Miller and his lawyers are now urging the USA appeals court in...More..

Democrats say they’ll oppose Pelosi, back ‘new leadership’
by | Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Democrats say they’ll oppose Pelosi, back ‘new leadership’

If Democrats stay at 232 seats, she can only afford to lose 14 votes. Incoming freshmen were Joe Cunningham of South Carolina, Max Rose from NY and Jeff Van Drew of New Jersey. More than a dozen incoming and ...More..

Man who strangled wife, killed his 2 girls sentenced to life
by | Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Man who strangled wife, killed his 2 girls sentenced to life

Today, Rourke described how surveillance cameras showed Watts going back and forth between the house and his ute in the darkness that morning - loading up the corpses before he drove to a company oil field "to ...More..

Active Shooter, Multiple Victims Reported At Chicago Hospital
by | Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Active Shooter, Multiple Victims Reported At Chicago Hospital

He says one "possible offender" has also been shot, and that officers are now searching the hospital. At least four people, including a police officer, were in critical condition after a shooting in the vicin...More..

Couple Killed In Highway Pileup While Driving To Their Wedding
by | Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Couple Killed In Highway Pileup While Driving To Their Wedding

Kathryn Schurtz, 35, of Fanwood, and her fiancé Joseph D. Kearney, were killed when a tractor-trailer collided with their vehicle on Interstate 78 in Berks County, Pennsylvania, according to Schurtz's obituary....More..

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez didn't come to Washington to play nice
by | Monday, November 19, 2018

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez didn't come to Washington to play nice

In the video, the representative-elect said Democrats needed to "work our butts off to make sure that we take back all three chambers of Congress, rather all three chambers of government-the presidency, the S...More..

White House again threatens Acosta's pass
by | Monday, November 19, 2018

White House again threatens Acosta's pass

The judge said the White House decision likely violated the journalist's right to due process and freedom of speech. "These actions threaten all journalists and news organizations", the statement continued. T...More..