John Bel Edwards forced into runoff in Louisiana

When asked if he can accomplish his goals with a Republican-controlled legislature if he is re-elected, Edwards said everything he has achieved in office has happened with bipartisan effort. But Trump did not endorse either candidate outright, so he ... More..

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Queen's speech: Brexit to be delivered by 31 October
by | Tuesday, October 15, 2019

Queen's speech: Brexit to be delivered by 31 October

The speech forms part of the run-up to the summit of European Union leaders, including Johnson , in Brussels Friday and Saturday to see whether a Brexit deal is possible before October 31 . Johnson took o...More..

China wants more talks before signing 'phase one' deal
by | Tuesday, October 15, 2019

China wants more talks before signing 'phase one' deal

The Financial Times said little had been given away by Beijing , but China had been successful in holding off tariff increases on 250-billion dollars worth of Chinese goods. In a research note sent out on Mo...More..

Warren campaign challenges Facebook ad policy with 'false' Zuckerberg ad
by | Tuesday, October 15, 2019

Warren campaign challenges Facebook ad policy with 'false' Zuckerberg ad

After admitting that's not true, the ad states "If Trump tries to lie in a TV ad, most networks will refuse to air it". The post immediately clarified that it was untrue, adding "What Zuckerberg *has* done ...More..

10-year-old girl dies after falling off carnival ride, police say
by | Tuesday, October 15, 2019

10-year-old girl dies after falling off carnival ride, police say

Officials say the girl was airlifted to Cooper University Health Care in Camden where doctors pronounced her dead shortly after her arrival. Skelly's Amusements , which provided the rides, said they would no...More..

Amber Alert issued for 3-year-old girl kidnapped from Ala
by | Tuesday, October 15, 2019

Amber Alert issued for 3-year-old girl kidnapped from Ala

An Amber Alert issued Saturday said Kamille McKinney, whose family calls her "Cupcake", was in "extreme danger". Birmingham police released photos of the suspect at a convenience store on Sunday evening. In...More..

Donald Trump's former top Russia adviser testifies to Congress about Ukraine scandal
by | Tuesday, October 15, 2019

Donald Trump's former top Russia adviser testifies to Congress about Ukraine scandal

Donald Trump's former Russian Federation adviser testified for more than nine hours on Monday behind closed doors, the latest witness summoned in the impeachment inquiry against the US president over his req...More..

Texas Woman Fatally Shot By Police After Neighbor Calls For Welfare Check
by | Tuesday, October 15, 2019

Texas Woman Fatally Shot By Police After Neighbor Calls For Welfare Check

Kraus said he was scheduled to meet with Dean on Monday morning, but the officer tendered his resignation before they had a chance to meet. O'Neil said the officer who fired the shots will be interviewed on M...More..

Trump tells Pentagon to begin withdrawing remaining troops from northern Syria
by | Tuesday, October 15, 2019

Trump tells Pentagon to begin withdrawing remaining troops from northern Syria

Esper said the "deliberate withdrawal" only applies to northern part of Syria, but he wouldn't elaborate on how long the troops will be out of the region. James Mattis also expressed the utter importance of kee...More..

Moody's: Potential US-China Trade Deal Implies Temporary De-Escalation in Tensions
by | Tuesday, October 15, 2019

Moody's: Potential US-China Trade Deal Implies Temporary De-Escalation in Tensions

China and the US held trade talks in Washington last week that ended with Trump saying both sides reached a "very substantial phase one deal". The Trump administration said last week that China agreed to i...More..

Richard Huckle, one of Britain's worst paedophiles, stabbed to death in prison
by | Monday, October 14, 2019

Richard Huckle, one of Britain's worst paedophiles, stabbed to death in prison

Richard Huckle, 33, used to be stumbled on ineffective Sunday inside his cell at the Tubby Sutton Detention heart in North Yorkshire, per Sky News. United Kingdom media reported that Huckle had been stabbed t...More..

Iran vows response to attack on tanker off Saudi coast
by | Monday, October 14, 2019

Iran vows response to attack on tanker off Saudi coast

Ali Shamkhani, secretary of Iran's Supreme National Security Council , said a day after two missiles struck the Iranian tanker Sabiti as it traveled through the Red Sea off the coast of Saudi Arabia that "...More..

British royal couple in Pakistan for 5-day visit
by | Monday, October 14, 2019

British royal couple in Pakistan for 5-day visit

Telegraph.co.uk and YouTube.com/TelegraphTV are websites of The Telegraph, the UK's best-selling quality daily newspaper providing news and analysis on United Kingdom and world events, business, sport, lifestyl...More..

Jeremy Corbyn backs off backing any Johnson agreement
by | Monday, October 14, 2019

Jeremy Corbyn backs off backing any Johnson agreement

A cross-section of British-Indian bodies, including the Indian Professionals Forum (IPF), Indian National Students Association (INSA), Hindu Council UK as well as temple bodies and community representatives, ...More..

UK: Anne Sacoolas does not have immunity over deadly crash
by | Monday, October 14, 2019

UK: Anne Sacoolas does not have immunity over deadly crash

It comes as lawyers for Anne Sacoolas, 42, who was granted diplomatic immunity and then fled back to the USA has said they will meet Harry's parents when they arrive today. "Nonetheless forward of we even initi...More..

Court hands Catalan leaders up to 13 years jail
by | Monday, October 14, 2019

Court hands Catalan leaders up to 13 years jail

Acting prime minister Pedro Sanchez tweeted the video, with a message describing Spain as one of world's "most free and safe" countries. "In the same way that the preventive prison sentence didn't help to r...More..

Pope's tweet about saints accidentally shouts out New Orleans Saints
by | Monday, October 14, 2019

Pope's tweet about saints accidentally shouts out New Orleans Saints

It's exactly that. Pope Francis canonized five new saints at the Vatican on Sunday: Cardinal John Henry Newman, Giuseppina Vannini, Mariam Thresia Chiaramel Mankidiyan, Dulce Lopes Pontes and Marquerite Bays. I...More..

Orban’s party suffers major losses in Hungary’s local votes
by | Monday, October 14, 2019

Orban’s party suffers major losses in Hungary’s local votes

The new opposition mayor pledged to build a transparent, green and reputable city, comparing the race to the Istanbul elections in March, where the ruling party also suffered a humiliating loss. In this municip...More..

Canadian PM Trudeau shrugs off security threat
by | Monday, October 14, 2019

Canadian PM Trudeau shrugs off security threat

Very upsetting to hear that Justin Trudeau had to wear a bulletproof vest tonight at a campaign event. "Increased politics of fear and negativity and now, as we have seen from the Conservative party, flat-...More..

Russia’s Putin lands in Saudi Arabia on Mideast trip
by | Monday, October 14, 2019

Russia’s Putin lands in Saudi Arabia on Mideast trip

Russian President Vladimir Putin gestures while speaking at the Summit of leaders from the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) in Ashgabat, Turkmenistan, Friday, Oct. "It is safe to say that the United A...More..

Vladimir Putin Doesn't Think Turkey Can Control ISIS Fighters in Syria
by | Monday, October 14, 2019

Vladimir Putin Doesn't Think Turkey Can Control ISIS Fighters in Syria

Meanwhile, the Pentagon said U.S. forces near the town of Kobane - which were not included in the USA withdrawal - had come under Turkish artillery fire on Friday evening. Turkish troops entered central Ras a...More..

Poland’s ruling conservatives seek majority in key election
by | Monday, October 14, 2019

Poland’s ruling conservatives seek majority in key election

Party leader Jaroslaw Kaczynski , who is considered the real power behind Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki's government, cautioned that the exit polls weren't the final results but nonetheless declared victor...More..

Duflo ‘humbled’ to win economics Nobel Prize
by | Monday, October 14, 2019

Duflo ‘humbled’ to win economics Nobel Prize

Until now, 2009 victor Elinor Ostrom of the USA was the only woman to ever win the prize. Winners are also given a 9 millio-kronor ($918,000) cash prize, a gold medal and a diploma. His areas of research ar...More..

Woman busted again after trying to board airplane without pass, ID
by | Monday, October 14, 2019

Woman busted again after trying to board airplane without pass, ID

She was reportedly arrested past year when she bypassed O'Hare airport's securityand managed to board a British Airways flight. Chicago authorities said Hartman, a Chicago resident, was on probation for a...More..

2 shot during New Hampshire church wedding
by | Monday, October 14, 2019

2 shot during New Hampshire church wedding

Holloway is expected to be arraigned Tuesday in Hillsborough County Superior Court. A suspect has been arrested in the shooting at the New England Pentecostal Church, Roark said. "Today was supposed to serv...More..

Ukraine Probe Advances With New Characters And Plot Twists
by | Monday, October 14, 2019

Ukraine Probe Advances With New Characters And Plot Twists

Mr Trump has denied wrongdoing and has described the impeachment probe as a partisan smear. Trump said , even though numerous whistleblower's allegations have been corroborated by other evidence, including ...More..

At least one killed in unrest in Ecuador during national strike - ombudsman
by | Monday, October 14, 2019

At least one killed in unrest in Ecuador during national strike - ombudsman

Videos posted on social media as night fell show tear gas launched by law-enforcement officers at the Pontifical Catholic University of Ecuador , which was declared a zone of peace. Public transit fares have a...More..

Shoppers evacuated from Town Center mall, reports of shots fired
by | Monday, October 14, 2019

Shoppers evacuated from Town Center mall, reports of shots fired

Police said they had responded to reports of shots fired, and were still searching the mall. The victim was found inside the food court, where the entirety of the incident likely occurred, he added. A weapon ha...More..

Hong Kong protests: President Xi warns of
by | Monday, October 14, 2019

Hong Kong protests: President Xi warns of "crushed bodies"

Riot police deployed to the streets but protesters had dispersed without any major confrontation by late Sunday night. As more protesters appeared at shopping malls and playgrounds in mid-afternoon, police sh...More..

Late teen's family wants U.S. diplomat's wife to lose immunity
by | Monday, October 14, 2019

Late teen's family wants U.S. diplomat's wife to lose immunity

The diplomat's wife subsequently left Britain. On Friday, Prime Minister Boris Johnson said the United States was "absolutely ruthless" in its safeguarding of Mrs Sacoolas following the decision to grant ...More..

Trump defending longtime friend Rudy Giuliani amid federal investigation
by | Monday, October 14, 2019

Trump defending longtime friend Rudy Giuliani amid federal investigation

Giuliani has accused Yovanovitch of blocking efforts to persuade Ukraine to investigate former Democratic Vice President Joe Biden and his businessman son Hunter Biden over past dealings in that country. The ...More..

US Troops In Syria Came Under Fire From Turkish Incursion: Pentagon
by | Monday, October 14, 2019

US Troops In Syria Came Under Fire From Turkish Incursion: Pentagon

Turkey denied opening fire on U.S. troops and said the attack was on "terrorist positions". Trump is struggling to quell harsh criticism, including from some of his staunchest Republican backers, that he gave...More..

US Calls Out Turkey, Slams Syrian Incursion as ‘Very Big Mistake’
by | Sunday, October 13, 2019

US Calls Out Turkey, Slams Syrian Incursion as ‘Very Big Mistake’

After siding with Turkey, Trump on Thursday mentioned that the United States militia has three alternatives: "Send in thousands of troops and net Militarily, hit Turkey very arduous Financially and with Sanct...More..

White Officer Shoots and Kills Black Woman, 28, In Her Home
by | Sunday, October 13, 2019

White Officer Shoots and Kills Black Woman, 28, In Her Home

However, the offending officer was still on the Fort Worth Police Department payroll as of Saturday evening. Bodycam video released by police on Saturday shows two police officers using their flashlights to...More..

Trudeau wears bulletproof vest after security threat delays campaign rally
by | Sunday, October 13, 2019

Trudeau wears bulletproof vest after security threat delays campaign rally

The police officers made a point of standing on the stage surveying the crowd while Trudeau spoke and remained close by his side after his speech. The increased presence comes a day after Mr. On October 12, ...More..