Storm Diana set to bring high winds and heavy rain to Hartlepool

A spell of windy weather is expected to affect western parts of the UK. Forecasters have warned of travel disruption, power cuts and a chance of injuries on Wednesday and Thursday in a series of yellow weather alerts issued by the Met Office .... More..

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Knickers the enormous steer is believed to be the tallest in Australia
by | Wednesday, November 28, 2018

Knickers the enormous steer is believed to be the tallest in Australia

Standing at 194 centimetres tall and weighing 1,400 kilograms, ABC News reported the " udderly " awesome Holstein Friesian is the tallest in Australia. The average size of a cow across all breeds is 630kg wit...More..

United Nations finds the deadliest place for women is their home
by | Tuesday, November 27, 2018

United Nations finds the deadliest place for women is their home

The report found that of 87,000 recorded female homicide cases a year ago, 50,000, or 58%, were committed by the victims' intimate partners or family members. Tens of thousands of protesters, many wearing purpl...More..

Major League Baseball requests return of $5,000 donation to Cindy Hyde-Smith
by | Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Major League Baseball requests return of $5,000 donation to Cindy Hyde-Smith

He said "she felt very badly, she certainly didn't mean that". "I think not", said a fan. He said he was called "the N-word" many times during integration. The 2007 resolution wasn't the only legislation Hyde-S...More..

WikiLeaks Bets $1M Julian Assange, Manafort Never Met
by | Tuesday, November 27, 2018

WikiLeaks Bets $1M Julian Assange, Manafort Never Met

His visit was not logged with guards as is typical for such face-to-face meetings. In this case, the free-press advocates pointed out that Assange has been holed up since 2012 under a grant of asylum at the...More..

U.S. service members killed in Afghanistan blast
by | Tuesday, November 27, 2018

U.S. service members killed in Afghanistan blast

The top US officer in the country, Army Gen. Austin "Scott" Miller, took the unusual step of carrying a rifle in the city last week. The deaths of Jasso and the three service members bring the number of US tr...More..

Second US soldier killed in Afghanistan this month
by | Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Second US soldier killed in Afghanistan this month

On Friday, 27 members of Afghanistan's army were killed when a suicide bomber detonated his explosives inside a mosque during Friday prayers in south-eastern Khost province. All those killed in the suicide atta...More..

In Egypt archaeologists have discovered an unusual tomb
by | Tuesday, November 27, 2018

In Egypt archaeologists have discovered an unusual tomb

Photograph: Khaled Desouki/AFP/Getty Images An archaeologist works on another sarcophagus discovered inside the tomb. Among the other finds inside one of the tombs were statues and some 1,000 funerary Ushab...More..

Forest Service releases video of gender reveal explosion that caused wildfire
by | Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Forest Service releases video of gender reveal explosion that caused wildfire

Video has emerged of the moment a border patrol agent's explosive gender-reveal party stunt sparked a massive wildfire in Arizona past year. Except added to the powder was a substance called Tannerite, which ...More..

PM rejects DUP claim she has 'given up' on better Brexit deal
by | Tuesday, November 27, 2018

PM rejects DUP claim she has 'given up' on better Brexit deal

He and the DUP - the Northern Irish party whose support is vital to May's government and European Union exit plans - have pledged to oppose the deal when it comes before the United Kingdom parliament next mon...More..

American missionary death: Body recovery leads to face off with tribals
by | Tuesday, November 27, 2018

American missionary death: Body recovery leads to face off with tribals

Chau approached the island on a previous occasion but was forced to withdraw after its members tried to attack him. His notes, which were reported last week in Indian newspapers and confirmed by police, make ...More..

Legal scholar says Mueller report will be
by | Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Legal scholar says Mueller report will be "devastating" to Trump

Alksne was dismissive after host Katy Tur read Dershowitz's comment that while the political consequences for President Trump would be "devastating", he didn't believe there would be criminal charges because ...More..

United Kingdom parliament seizes documents as part of Facebook inquiry
by | Tuesday, November 27, 2018

United Kingdom parliament seizes documents as part of Facebook inquiry

The cache of documents is alleged to contain significant revelations about Facebook decisions on data and privacy controls that led to the Cambridge Analytica scandal . The documents were intercepted when th...More..

All eyes on Ayodhya rally
by | Tuesday, November 27, 2018

All eyes on Ayodhya rally

The demonstrators aim to put pressure on the government to build a new Hindu temple on the disputed site. The Vishva Hindu Parishad in the mega rally organized in Ayodhya has said that they won't accept any...More..

North Atlantic Treaty Organisation calls emergency meeting with Ukraine on sea clash
by | Tuesday, November 27, 2018

North Atlantic Treaty Organisation calls emergency meeting with Ukraine on sea clash

The Ukrainian ambassador cited audio recordings of communications among Russian vessel commanders that showed they were given orders to attack the ships after they had changed course and were returning to their...More..

Ukraine proposes MARTIAL LAW after Putin seizes three ships in gunfire FURY
by | Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Ukraine proposes MARTIAL LAW after Putin seizes three ships in gunfire FURY

The Ukrainian navy said on social media that six sailors had been wounded in the subsequent seizure of its ships which appear to have been rammed and boarded . According to the text of Poroshenko's marti...More..

Google Joins Companies Asking Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith for Campaign Donation Refund
by | Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Google Joins Companies Asking Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith for Campaign Donation Refund

The election has been dominated by racial issues, after a photo emerged of Hyde-Smith wearing a replica hat of a Confederate soldier and a video emerged of her saying she'd be "on the front row" of a public ha...More..

GM 'betraying' Canada by closing Oshawa plant: Unifor president
by | Tuesday, November 27, 2018

GM 'betraying' Canada by closing Oshawa plant: Unifor president

Trump said at the White House that he wants GM, which announced plans to shut down seven plants, to "get back in there soon". OH will be a key state in the 2020 presidential campaign. "We don't like it", T...More..

Republicans hope Democrats can disable Nancy Pelosi
by | Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Republicans hope Democrats can disable Nancy Pelosi

Though the mavericks' numbers represent a handful of the 232 House Democrats elected, plus four races still undecided, they could still garner enough opposition to thwart her. If all 16 members who signed the l...More..

Rouhani has urged Muslims worldwide to unite against the United States
by | Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Rouhani has urged Muslims worldwide to unite against the United States

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani attends an annual Islamic Unity Conference in Tehran on Saturday. During his speech, Rouhani called on Saudi Arabia , a known ally of the U.S., to join a united front against...More..

Don't blame Border Patrol for clashing with caravan migrants
by | Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Don't blame Border Patrol for clashing with caravan migrants

Around 1,000 Central American migrants held an initially peaceful rally in Tijuana, on the border with the United States, on Sunday. U.S. Border Patrol contacted paramedics and took her to the hospital with n...More..

Theresa May gets agreement on Brexit from European Union leaders
by | Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Theresa May gets agreement on Brexit from European Union leaders

At the same time, he urged the British parliament to back the deal because nothing better will come to the table. "We are all losing because of the United Kingdom leaving", Rutte said. Britain will leave the Eu...More..

Mueller: Ex-Trump campaign chair lied, broke plea agreement
by | Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Mueller: Ex-Trump campaign chair lied, broke plea agreement

Mueller said in the filing that those lies breached Manafort's plea agreement. They do argue this leaves Manafort exposed to the possibility of a more severe prison sentence under federal guidelines. But with...More..

Saudi Arabia's MBS arrives in Bahrain in latest leg of Arab tour
by | Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Saudi Arabia's MBS arrives in Bahrain in latest leg of Arab tour

A Central Intelligence Agency assessment reportedly concluded that Khashoggi's killing inside the Saudi consulate in Istanbul, Turkey could not have happened without the crown prince's order, but Saudi Arabia...More..

Mexico vows to deport United States border-rushers
by | Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Mexico vows to deport United States border-rushers

The Mexican government said later on Sunday it had retaken control of the border crossing after almost 500 migrants tried to cross the US border "in a violent manner", and vowed to immediately deport Central Am...More..

Mexico to up security at border after migrants try to cross
by | Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Mexico to up security at border after migrants try to cross

By Sunday afternoon, CBP reopened crossing lanes in both directions to pedestrians, CBP representative Jackie Wasiluk said. "Would be very SMART if Mexico would stop the Caravans long before they get to our...More..

by | Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Nooses, hate signs found at Mississippi State Capitol Monday

He said the matter is under investigation by the Mississippi Capitol Police, and he did not immediately know what was on the signs. "If he invited me to a public hanging, I'd be on the front row", Hyde-Smith ...More..

Turkey: Police search Yalova villa in Khashoggi murder case
by | Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Turkey: Police search Yalova villa in Khashoggi murder case

Turkey has maintained pressure on Saudi Arabia over the killing of the USA -based columnist for The Washington Post . The same source said the villa is owned by a Saudi businessman who has been out of th...More..

Ukraine President imposes ‘MARTIAL LAW’ after Russian Federation opens fire on ships
by | Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Ukraine President imposes ‘MARTIAL LAW’ after Russian Federation opens fire on ships

This version is denied by the Ukrainian side: "Russian coast guard vessels ... carried out openly aggressive actions against Ukrainian navy ships" during the transit, a Ukrainian Navy statement said. Lavrov s...More..

White House pastry chefs make National Mall in gingerbread
by | Monday, November 26, 2018

White House pastry chefs make National Mall in gingerbread

In the library, trees are decorated with ornaments from all states and territories. This tree honors veterans and the military and was decorated by Gold Star families - relatives of those who have lost a love...More..

Mexico vows to deport U.S. border-rushers
by | Monday, November 26, 2018

Mexico vows to deport U.S. border-rushers

U.S. President Donald Trump has raised alarm for weeks about a caravan of Central American migrants as it approached the United States, with its members planning to apply for asylum on reaching the United Sta...More..

Cops arrest suspects believed to help U.S. missionary on fatal trip
by | Monday, November 26, 2018

Cops arrest suspects believed to help U.S. missionary on fatal trip

The menace to the Sentinelese from Chau's one-man invasion is such that tribal rights specialists say no murder charges will ever be laid and Chau's body will have to stay hidden to protect what is probably...More..

Midwest snow storm cancels at least one flight from Fargo
by | Monday, November 26, 2018

Midwest snow storm cancels at least one flight from Fargo

The storm caused major cancellations at Kansas City and Chicago airports, during a weekend that the AAA projected would see the highest travel volume in more than a dozen years as people return home after T...More..

by | Monday, November 26, 2018

US Lawmakers Split With Trump on Khashoggi Killing

Schiff previously told The Washington Post in an interview published on Friday that the House of Representatives would launch an investigation into Trump's personal financial ties to Saudi Arabia w...More..

PM Narendra Modi Says Congress in Power During Mumbai Attacks
by | Monday, November 26, 2018

PM Narendra Modi Says Congress in Power During Mumbai Attacks

The attacks started on 26th November and lasted until 29th November 2008; at least 166 people died and more than 300 were wounded. While Mumbai staged its own solemn ceremonies, Prime Minister Narendra Modi...More..