Democrat Beto O’Rourke Quits 2020 White House Race

O'Rourke also said he will be proud to support whoever the Democratic nominee is over President Trump. In an August interview following the El Paso massacre, Mr. O'Rourke made a big splash when he entered the race in March, telling Vanity Fair ... More..

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Four killed in Halloween party shooting in California
by | Saturday, November 02, 2019

Four killed in Halloween party shooting in California

Police and emergency personnel were also seen talking to people who appeared to be injured. Four people were killed and several others wounded on Friday in a shooting in northern California on Halloween n...More..

Larry Kudlow breaks down first phase of China trade deal
by | Saturday, November 02, 2019

Larry Kudlow breaks down first phase of China trade deal

The cancellation - announced earlier Wednesday by Chile as social unrest continued to rock Santiago - appeared to catch the White House off guard. Trump has said repeatedly that he was optimistic the trade ...More..

Indiana woman found dead with eight-foot python around her neck
by | Friday, November 01, 2019

Indiana woman found dead with eight-foot python around her neck

The snake was a reticulated python, which is native to southeast Asia and is considered to be the longest snake in the world . According to Riley, the home has been renovated and is set up specifically for t...More..

United Kingdom police urges suspects in truck death case to surrender
by | Friday, November 01, 2019

United Kingdom police urges suspects in truck death case to surrender

Vietnam has arrested two people in connection with the lorry incident in the United Kingdom, a statement by the authorities said. "We know that you are as appalled as the rest of the world following the dea...More..

White House lawyers form focus of impeachment inquiry
by | Friday, November 01, 2019

White House lawyers form focus of impeachment inquiry

Vindman, a lieutenant colonel, is the first current official to comply with a subpoena. It's illegal to seek or receive foreign help in USA elections. But the line of attack was rejected by some Republicans, ...More..

Trick-or-treater, 7, critically injured in Chicago shooting
by | Friday, November 01, 2019

Trick-or-treater, 7, critically injured in Chicago shooting

The teen was amassing sweet with a 31-year-old man when a bunch of males opened hearth on the pair within the metropolis's Little Village neighborhood at about 5:30 p.m., based on The Chicago Tribune . "It's a...More..

B.C. introduces measures to end daylight saving time, some day
by | Friday, November 01, 2019

B.C. introduces measures to end daylight saving time, some day

Premier John Horgan recently discussed the possibility of abandoning the time change with Washington Gov. Jay Inslee and other US politicians. With the exception of students, support for year-round daylight...More..

Pakistani protesters rally to demand Imran Khan's resignation
by | Friday, November 01, 2019

Pakistani protesters rally to demand Imran Khan's resignation

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Friday lashed out at his political opponents who have gathered in Islamabad with their thousands of supporters as part of their Azadi March led by Maulana Fazlur Reh...More..

DPRK conducts another test-fire of super-large multiple rocket launchers
by | Friday, November 01, 2019

DPRK conducts another test-fire of super-large multiple rocket launchers

DPRK leader Kim Jong Un expressed satisfaction over the test-fire and sent congratulations to the defence experts who developed the system, the KCNA report said. "But the launch today shows that the true na...More..

North Korea fires short-range projectiles: South's military
by | Friday, November 01, 2019

North Korea fires short-range projectiles: South's military

Pyongyang executed its last launch on the morning of October 2: a new-type ballistic missile crashed 350 kilometers from Simane Prefecture within Japan's exclusive economic zone . The deals did not define the ...More..

'Good riddance': NY governor cheers Trump changing residency to Florida
by | Friday, November 01, 2019

'Good riddance': NY governor cheers Trump changing residency to Florida

According to NBC News , President Trump has spent 99 days at Mar-a-Lago compared with 20 days at Trump Tower since taking office. In July, the president slammed Cuomo over the state's high taxes and hostile...More..

Hong Kong anti-government protesters gatecrash Halloween
by | Friday, November 01, 2019

Hong Kong anti-government protesters gatecrash Halloween

Protesters, many of whom still wear now-banned face-masks, are planning to march from Victoria Park in the Causeway Bay shopping district to the Lan Kwai Fong bar and entertainment area near Central. Protesters...More..

Business leaders hit back at Jeremy Corbyn after campaign speech attack
by | Friday, November 01, 2019

Business leaders hit back at Jeremy Corbyn after campaign speech attack

May's move was a spectacular miscalculation that cost the Conservative Party its majority in Parliament. Speaking to Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage on his LBC talk show, Mr Trump said Mr Farage and Mr Joh...More..

When Will It Be Time to 'Fall Back' and Change the Clocks?
by | Friday, November 01, 2019

When Will It Be Time to 'Fall Back' and Change the Clocks?

The amount of daylight over the course of a year doesn't change that much anyway. Standard time will be used through March 8, when clocks will "spring" forward an hour to begin Daylight Saving Time . The...More..

Donald Trump's Russian Federation nominee affirms Rudy Giuliani helped oust an envoy
by | Thursday, October 31, 2019

Donald Trump's Russian Federation nominee affirms Rudy Giuliani helped oust an envoy

Croft, whose work on Ukraine issues began in 2013 for the U.S. Mission at North Atlantic Treaty Organisation before joining the National Security Council (NSC) in 2017, says that while staffing several meetings...More..

Union says its open to makeup days compromise
by | Thursday, October 31, 2019

Union says its open to makeup days compromise

Chicago Teachers Union officials said in a statement that they want to bring a potential agreement to the 700 elected House of Delegates representing the city's schools on Wednesday evening, as long as Mayor...More..

by | Thursday, October 31, 2019

Democrats push impeachment inquiry rules through house in hurried vote

Republican leaders have called the rules "Speaker Pelosi's sham process created to discredit the Democratic process" in their daily impeachment email to lawmakers. USA media say Mr Bolton was alarmed by a ba...More..

Israeli Spyware Was Used to Spy on Indian Activists, Journalists, Says WhatsApp
by | Thursday, October 31, 2019

Israeli Spyware Was Used to Spy on Indian Activists, Journalists, Says WhatsApp

A WhatsApp spokesperson confirmed to TNM that Indian users were among those contacted by the company this week. Back in September 2018, University of Toronto's Citizen Lab disclosed as many as 36 NSO Grou...More..

New York City passes bill banning foie gras
by | Thursday, October 31, 2019

New York City passes bill banning foie gras

Today, the New York City Council has voted in favor of legislation, Intro. 1378 , to ban foie gras sales in New York. 'I have been to their farms and they operate with the utmost integrity to their farm anim...More..

by | Thursday, October 31, 2019

Islamic State confirms death of its leader Abu Bakr Baghdadi, names successor

Another video showed American airstrikes on other militants who fired at helicopters carrying soldiers to the compound. On Sunday, Trump announced Baghdadi's death during an operation of U.S. McKenzie said ...More..

Hong Kong protesters test government’s mask ban with Halloween rally
by | Thursday, October 31, 2019

Hong Kong protesters test government’s mask ban with Halloween rally

One reveler already in Lan Kwai Fong was dressed in red, apparently modeled on the star character in the dark Hollywood hit movie "Joker". A police source told AFP their presence would be ramped up around L...More..

Jho Low: US to recover $700m from 1MDB financier
by | Thursday, October 31, 2019

Jho Low: US to recover $700m from 1MDB financier

Confirming the settlement that the Bloomberg news portal reported earlier, Low or Jho Low said the settlement resolves the United States government's proceedings against him, both civil and criminal, specific...More..

Body of Amelia Bambridge found in sea off Cambodia
by | Thursday, October 31, 2019

Body of Amelia Bambridge found in sea off Cambodia

A statement on the Cambodian police website, which has since been taken down, confirmed these details. The former BHASVIC student had left the United Kingdom to go travelling on a gap year trip and had arrive...More..

Third deadly earthquake in weeks hits Philippines
by | Thursday, October 31, 2019

Third deadly earthquake in weeks hits Philippines

And on October 16, a magnitude 6.3 natural disaster killed seven people, injured more than 200 and destroyed or damaged more than 7,000 buildings. The quake's epicentre was 33km northeast of Tulunan town in C...More..

'Zombie' UK parliament may get Brexit boot
by | Thursday, October 31, 2019

'Zombie' UK parliament may get Brexit boot

After Parliament refused Mr Johnson his third demand for an election on Monday (local time), he managed to force a bill through Parliament on Tuesday with the support of Opposition Leader Jeremy Corbyn. There h...More..

Trumps host their third White House Halloween
by | Thursday, October 31, 2019

Trumps host their third White House Halloween

The White House was decked with eerie trees, pumpkins, and clouds ghostly fog. According to CNN , the trick-or-treaters in attendance were children of military families as well as local elementary school stu...More..

Footage Shows Authorities' Failed Capture of El Chapo's Son
by | Thursday, October 31, 2019

Footage Shows Authorities' Failed Capture of El Chapo's Son

The recording - which appears to have been taken by a camera mounted on one of the soldiers' helmets - shows the moment that one of El Chapo's 10 children, 28-year-old Ovidio Guzman, a woman, and two other men ...More..

First report on 2017 London Grenfell Tower fire published
by | Thursday, October 31, 2019

First report on 2017 London Grenfell Tower fire published

Prime Minister Boris Johnson said that "no apology will ever make good the loss suffered", although he hoped it would "bring some measure of comfort to those who suffered so much". "Mass evacuation of the occup...More..

Hong Kong riot police gather ahead of harbour-front protest
by | Thursday, October 31, 2019

Hong Kong riot police gather ahead of harbour-front protest

Hong Kong's economy is in jeopardy from ongoing protests as police fired tear gas and water cannons to disperse thousands of protesters , who reportedly responded by throwing petrol bombs and setting fires. T...More..

North Korea fires unidentified projectiles into Sea of Japan
by | Thursday, October 31, 2019

North Korea fires unidentified projectiles into Sea of Japan

Earlier this month, North Korea test-fired an underwater-launched ballistic missile for the first time in three years. The weapon was launched in an easterly direction over the sea, Seoul's Joint Chiefs of St...More..

Japan's Sadako Ogata, first female U.N. refugee chief, dies at 92
by | Thursday, October 31, 2019

Japan's Sadako Ogata, first female U.N. refugee chief, dies at 92

Among her many worldwide efforts, she supported Kurdish people in Iraq who had been uprooted from their homes in the Gulf War and were staying near the Turkish border. A woman who is a relative said Ogata was a...More..

Obama rips 'woke culture' at foundation event
by | Thursday, October 31, 2019

Obama rips 'woke culture' at foundation event

Daniel Caesar's previous drunken rant on Instagram where he suggested black people be kinder to "white people" lead people to try and cancel the singer and even before that, Taylor Swift was a victim to Ki...More..

Winter Weather Advisory Posted for Russell Area
by | Thursday, October 31, 2019

Winter Weather Advisory Posted for Russell Area

However, a strong storm system expected to hit northern IL late Wednesday through Thursday is forecast to bring rain that likely will change to additional snowfall. The winter weather advisory goes into eff...More..

Facebook Takes Down Accounts Tied To Russian Businessman Behind 'Troll Factory'
by | Thursday, October 31, 2019

Facebook Takes Down Accounts Tied To Russian Businessman Behind 'Troll Factory'

The accounts originated in Russian Federation and focused Madagascar, Central African Republic, Mozambique, the Democratic Republic of Congo, Ivory Coast, Cameroon, Sudan and Libya, in keeping with Fb. "We have...More..