Impeachment testimony details lobbyist bid to get US envoy to Ukraine fired

Anderson, in his opening statement seen by Reuters, also mentioned Giuliani's actions. Asked by Democratic Senator Bob Menendez whether it is "ever appropriate" for a president to use the power of his office to seek investigations of domestic pol... More..

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Migrants found alive in refrigerated truck in Belgium
by | Thursday, October 31, 2019

Migrants found alive in refrigerated truck in Belgium

The migrants were discovered in the back of a fruit and vegetable lorry on the motorway, near the Flemish town of Oud-Turnhout, in the early hours of Wednesday. All were in good health, police said. Truck ...More..

US Afghan peace envoy takes push for peace to Pakistan
by | Thursday, October 31, 2019

US Afghan peace envoy takes push for peace to Pakistan

He met the Taliban top negotiator Mullah Abdul Ghani Baradar in Islamabad earlier this month. Officials in Pakistan, where the Taliban's governing council is believed to be headquartered, has been pushi...More..

Denmark clears Russian gas pipeline Nord Stream 2
by | Thursday, October 31, 2019

Denmark clears Russian gas pipeline Nord Stream 2

Background: U.S. officials have always been floating the possibility of sanctions against Nord Stream 2 over fears that the pipeline would heighten European gas dependence on Russian Federation and increase Mo...More..

To introduce legislation Thursday for eventual move to permanent daylight time
by | Thursday, October 31, 2019

To introduce legislation Thursday for eventual move to permanent daylight time

On the same time as Yukon and Washington state. For example, when the United States switched to a longer daylight-saving time period during the year, extending it a couple of weeks in the spring and fall, we ...More..

Fire on moving train kills 65 passengers in central Pakistan
by | Thursday, October 31, 2019

Fire on moving train kills 65 passengers in central Pakistan

The train was carrying passengers from the southern city of Karachi to Rawalpindi . Officials say the fire broke out Thursday when some passengers were preparing breakfast on the speeding train in violation ...More..

Fire engulfs World Heritage site Shuri Castle in Japan's Okinawa
by | Thursday, October 31, 2019

Fire engulfs World Heritage site Shuri Castle in Japan's Okinawa

The castle was built during the Ryukyu Dynasty almost 500 years ago and was deemed a Japanese national treasure in 1933. Articles appear on euronews.com for a limited time. "I am extremely shocked by the initia...More..

Failings by London Fire Brigade worsened Grenfell Tower death toll
by | Thursday, October 31, 2019

Failings by London Fire Brigade worsened Grenfell Tower death toll

Inquiry chairman Martin Moore-Bick says the "principal reason" the flames shot up the Grenfell Tower building was the presence of relatively new combustible aluminum composite cladding with polyethylene cores, ...More..

Washington Post mocked for calling ISIS arch-terrorist ‘austere religious scholar’
by | Thursday, October 31, 2019

Washington Post mocked for calling ISIS arch-terrorist ‘austere religious scholar’

But netizens were quick to notice Washington Post's mild stance and were merciless with #WaPoDeathNotices trending. Washington Post had a tough time calling the man responsible for the deaths of hundred...More..

Boeing CEO testifies, lawmakers call Max 373 jets ‘flying coffins’
by | Wednesday, October 30, 2019

Boeing CEO testifies, lawmakers call Max 373 jets ‘flying coffins’

Muilenburg started his opening remarks by turning and looking out straight at relations of the victims seated intently behind him as he apologised for the 346 lives misplaced in crashes in Ethiopia and Indonesi...More..

Twitter to ban all political ads amid 2020 election uproar
by | Wednesday, October 30, 2019

Twitter to ban all political ads amid 2020 election uproar

We believe political message reach should be earned, not bought. Why? So why not continue accepting ads while trying to stamp out misinformation? Twitter is making a big change to how it handles political a...More..

Chile cancels APEC but USA says trade deal still planned
by | Wednesday, October 30, 2019

Chile cancels APEC but USA says trade deal still planned

Piñera said he was forced to cancel both events due to the chaos unleashed by 13 days of protests. Chile scrapped plans on Wednesday to host next month's trade summit where President Trump was expected to...More..

Wildfires across California lead to closing of some Jewish institutions and evacuations
by | Wednesday, October 30, 2019

Wildfires across California lead to closing of some Jewish institutions and evacuations

The Santa Ana winds are a regional weather phenomenon that sends gusts from desert regions east of the state to the coast of Southern California . "We don't believe there is any liability in this case", Garc...More..

Russia's Nuclear Submarine Test Fires Ballistic Missile From White Sea
by | Wednesday, October 30, 2019

Russia's Nuclear Submarine Test Fires Ballistic Missile From White Sea

Russia's most advanced new nuclear-powered submarine has test-launched an intercontinental ballistic missile for the first time, hitting a target thousands of kilometres away, the country's defence ministr...More..

Man left dangling upside-down from 270ft Dixon's Chimney as 'clothes get stuck'
by | Wednesday, October 30, 2019

Man left dangling upside-down from 270ft Dixon's Chimney as 'clothes get stuck'

Emergency services were working to recover the man since 2am on Monday morning. A screenshot image of a rescue in England where a man is trapped in a chimney. One witness posted on Twitter: "Poor man still ...More..

Australia's 'backpacker tax' ruled invalid by court
by | Wednesday, October 30, 2019

Australia's 'backpacker tax' ruled invalid by court

The backpackers tax forced those on working holiday visas to pay tax when Australians with the same jobs were spared. In Brisbane today, federal judge John Logan ruled that Australia can not impose the extra ...More..

Published reports: Former medical examiner insists Jeffrey Epstein's death was homicide
by | Wednesday, October 30, 2019

Published reports: Former medical examiner insists Jeffrey Epstein's death was homicide

The city's chief medical examiner, Dr Barbara Sampson, who ruled Epstein's death a suicide on August 10 vehemently disputes Baden's determination. He explained that there were breaks in Epstein's hyoid bone...More..

New, Updated Forecast: Here's When Heaviest Rain Will Fall On Halloween
by | Wednesday, October 30, 2019

New, Updated Forecast: Here's When Heaviest Rain Will Fall On Halloween

Highs on Wednesday will reach the upper 60s with overnight lows only dropping into the lower 60s. Costumed kids from the Hilltop City need not be deterred, however, as the City of Summit Department of Commu...More..

Chilean President Sebastian Pinera Faces New Protests After Firing Ministers
by | Wednesday, October 30, 2019

Chilean President Sebastian Pinera Faces New Protests After Firing Ministers

More than 800,000 demonstrators gathered at Italy Square in the capital Santiago on day seven of the protests in a show of strength against Pinera's government and its policies, according to local media repo...More..

Small plane crashes into New Jersey neighbourhood, sets 2 homes on fire
by | Wednesday, October 30, 2019

Small plane crashes into New Jersey neighbourhood, sets 2 homes on fire

A woman in a neighboring home, that also sustained damage, managed to escape without harm . The incident took place on Tuesday but the cause of the crash remains unknown. McCormac tells PEOPLE. The home impa...More..

Three killed, nine injured in shooting at California home
by | Wednesday, October 30, 2019

Three killed, nine injured in shooting at California home

The Long Beach Fire Department said officials were called to the home at around 10:44 p.m. and came across what authorities described as a mass casualty incident. Police were interviewing witnesses and gatherin...More..

67-Year-Old Becomes China’s ‘Oldest New Mother’
by | Wednesday, October 30, 2019

67-Year-Old Becomes China’s ‘Oldest New Mother’

The neatly being facility said it would also no longer confirm that Tian had conceived naturally as she turned into once already pregnant when it took her as a patient. Reports of the birth drew criticism on Ch...More..

Former Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif fighting for life: doctor
by | Wednesday, October 30, 2019

Former Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif fighting for life: doctor

Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif was shifted to Services Hospital Lahore last week for medical examination and treatment after his condition deteriorated with a sudden drop in his platelet count. The suspen...More..

Notorious Australian serial killer dies in prison
by | Wednesday, October 30, 2019

Notorious Australian serial killer dies in prison

I am innocent of the crimes convicted of . The former road worker was sentenced in 1996 to seven consecutive life sentences for murdering seven backpackers whose bodies were found in makeshift graves in NSW's...More..

'Shameful': Turkey rejects USA resolution on 'Armenian genocide'
by | Wednesday, October 30, 2019

'Shameful': Turkey rejects USA resolution on 'Armenian genocide'

The argument that the politics today makes it the wrong time to vote on this is an excuse that American Armenians have heard before, he said. There are an estimated 500,000 to 1.5 million Americans of Armen...More..

'Phase one' of US-China trade deal 'ahead of schedule'
by | Wednesday, October 30, 2019

'Phase one' of US-China trade deal 'ahead of schedule'

Mr Trump confirmed that he expects to sign the pact with his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping on the sidelines of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation summit in Santiago, Chile, next month. The interim trade a...More..

Former Trump adviser a ‘no-show’ for impeachment hearing
by | Wednesday, October 30, 2019

Former Trump adviser a ‘no-show’ for impeachment hearing

ET. The secrecy of the House proceedings followed by an array of leaked testimony to promote a false narrative being peddled by the corporate media prompted about 30 House Republicans led by Rep. Bush adminis...More..

Chicago teachers strike: Social workers a key sticking point
by | Wednesday, October 30, 2019

Chicago teachers strike: Social workers a key sticking point

Chicago teachers voted to go on strike against the third-largest USA school district after contract negotiations failed to yield a deal on pay, class overcrowding and a lack of support staff, such as nurses and...More..

Chilean President asks all ministers to resign
by | Wednesday, October 30, 2019

Chilean President asks all ministers to resign

President Sebastian Pinera announced the impending cabinet shake-up on Saturday following protests a day earlier which drew more than one million people onto the streets of the capital, Santiago . Establishe...More..

Catalonia divided: Barcelona hosts unionist rally a day after separatist march
by | Wednesday, October 30, 2019

Catalonia divided: Barcelona hosts unionist rally a day after separatist march

Sunday's demonstration, organised by Societat Civil Catalana (SCC), an umbrella group of political parties and civic bodies that want Catalonia to remain a part of Spain - was attended by around 80,000 people, ...More..

Safe places to trick or treat in Tuscaloosa
by | Wednesday, October 30, 2019

Safe places to trick or treat in Tuscaloosa

Track or Treat at the Oberlin College indoor track Where: Oberlin College - Philips Gym, 200 Woodland St, Oberlin, OH 44074 When: Wednesday, Oct. 30 from 6 to 7:30 p.m. 3 p.m.to 5 p.m., Trunk-or-Treat at Mou...More..

Hong Kong pro-democracy activist Joshua Wong disqualified from district elections
by | Wednesday, October 30, 2019

Hong Kong pro-democracy activist Joshua Wong disqualified from district elections

Wong accused the Hong Kong government on Tuesday of accepting "a political mission handed down from Beijing" by banning him from the polls. Speaking at a press conference Tuesday, Wong said the decision "is c...More..

Student Tasered After Primary School Teacher Stabbed
by | Wednesday, October 30, 2019

Student Tasered After Primary School Teacher Stabbed

Her Injuries are not life-threatening, police said. Investigators with from Queensland Police's Child Protection Unit are working with school officials to investigate the incident, according to 9News. The t...More..

Argentina Tilts To The Left With Presidential Election
by | Wednesday, October 30, 2019

Argentina Tilts To The Left With Presidential Election

Fernandez, a political insider who has never held national office, was due to meet with Macri first thing yesterday morning after sweeping to power in Sunday's presidential election with 48 percent of the vote ...More..

United States police sergeant wins $19m in
by | Wednesday, October 30, 2019

United States police sergeant wins $19m in "gayness" discrimination lawsuit

Louis County Police Department in 2017, said he was told to "tone down your gayness" if he wanted to be promoted to lieutenant, CBS affiliate KMOV-TV reports . Keith Wildhaber returns from lunch break to the...More..