Storm shifts boat trapped for 101 years near edge of Niagara Falls

Jim Hill Senior, manager of heritage for Niagara Parks , said it appears the scow had flipped on its side and spun around. The scow originally broke loose from its tow in on during a dredging expedition in Canada's Niagara River on August 6, 1... More..

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Sturgeon claims Scottish independence 'within touching distance' as United Kingdom snap election nears
by | Monday, November 04, 2019

Sturgeon claims Scottish independence 'within touching distance' as United Kingdom snap election nears

Sturgeon's remarks came after the UK Parliament on Tuesday agreed to hold a snap general election on December 12. "But George Square will be packed today as people from all backgrounds join together to demand...More..

Iran announces new violations of nuclear deal
by | Monday, November 04, 2019

Iran announces new violations of nuclear deal

Iran's supreme leader on Sunday again ruled out negotiations with Washington, a day before the 40th anniversary of the hostage crisis at the USA embassy in Tehran . Embassy takeover in Tehran . That CIA-...More..

by | Monday, November 04, 2019

33 hurt as Paris-London bus overturns in France

The bus overturned when it skidded on a wet road. The driver and all 32 passengers were taken to local hospitals, the newspaper reported. Of the 33 of us on board, 29 sustained light accidents and four we...More..

BTS K-pop star under investigation over auto crash
by | Monday, November 04, 2019

BTS K-pop star under investigation over auto crash

The case is under internal probe at the moment and the police will charge the pop star when damage is confirmed or the taxi driver brings a medical diagnosis in the aftermath of the accident to authorities, pol...More..

Smugglers Have Sawed Through, Climbed Over New Wall Sections — WashPost
by | Monday, November 04, 2019

Smugglers Have Sawed Through, Climbed Over New Wall Sections — WashPost

Trump offered his thoughts after The Washington Post disclosed that gangs have repeatedly sawed through the border wall in recent months using a reciprocating saw, a popular household tool that sells for as l...More..

Asean is a successful, stable regional organisation, says Dr M
by | Monday, November 04, 2019

Asean is a successful, stable regional organisation, says Dr M

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday will attend Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) Summit, where the leaders of the member countries will review the state of negotiations which are ongoin...More..

Deadlock over formation of govt in Maharashtra continues for 11th day
by | Monday, November 04, 2019

Deadlock over formation of govt in Maharashtra continues for 11th day

Raut said the BJP , which won 105 seats in the last month's state polls, would not have got more than 75 if it did not have an alliance with the Shiv Sena. Meanwhile, Devendra Fadnavis today met BJP presiden...More..

Trump says more information soon to be released about White House's Vindman
by | Monday, November 04, 2019

Trump says more information soon to be released about White House's Vindman

He added, "Where is the second whistleblower and why did Schiff make a lie when he said about what I said on the phone call?" "I would love to have him come to the White House if he'd like to come, and I thin...More..

Commerce Department will soon allow USA companies to restore relations with Huawei
by | Monday, November 04, 2019

Commerce Department will soon allow USA companies to restore relations with Huawei

And past year, U.S. trade negotiators reached a deal with South Korea under which Seoul promised to open its auto market further to USA carmakers. "First of all I want to get the deal", he said after returning ...More..

Protesters block roads in Beirut, other parts of Lebanon
by | Monday, November 04, 2019

Protesters block roads in Beirut, other parts of Lebanon

President Michel Aoun further addressed his supporters, "There are lots of squares and no one should pit one against another or one demonstration against another". The FPM is now headed by his son-in-law Gibr...More..

McDonald's CEO steps down after relationship with employee revealed
by | Monday, November 04, 2019

McDonald's CEO steps down after relationship with employee revealed

Easterbrook's pay as CEO rose with McDonald's share price, which closed last week at $194. Previously, McDonald's said it would remodel 12,000 restaurants by the end of 2019 and most of its 14,000 domesti...More..

Whistleblower's attorney makes abrupt shock offer to GOP amid impeachment proceeding secrecy
by | Monday, November 04, 2019

Whistleblower's attorney makes abrupt shock offer to GOP amid impeachment proceeding secrecy

Mark Zaid, an attorney for the whistleblower, confirmed to NPR that an offer has been made to the House Intelligence Committee to open a direct channel between the whistleblower and Republicans as long as the q...More..

Trump whistleblower willing to answer written queries from Republicans
by | Monday, November 04, 2019

Trump whistleblower willing to answer written queries from Republicans

During the call, Mr Trump asked Mr Zelenskiy to investigate Mr Biden, the former vice president, and his son Hunter, who served on the board of Ukrainian gas company Burisma. He said the three panels conducti...More..

Protesters attack Iran consulate in Karbala
by | Monday, November 04, 2019

Protesters attack Iran consulate in Karbala

Tens of thousands of Iraqis have been protesting, mostly in the capital Baghdad and southern regions, since last month demanding sweeping change to the political system established after the 2003 US -led inva...More..

Mali says 54 killed in militant attack on army post
by | Monday, November 04, 2019

Mali says 54 killed in militant attack on army post

The Islamic State group later claimed responsibility for the raid as well as the blast that killed the French soldier. The attack is one of the deadliest on military personnel in recent years. Soldiers ar...More..

United States imposes sanctions on Iran's construction sector
by | Monday, November 04, 2019

United States imposes sanctions on Iran's construction sector

Tensions have been rising between longtime foes Tehran and Washington since a year ago when U.S. President Donald Trump quit an global nuclear pact with Iran and imposed sanctions that had been lifted under the...More..

Police think Amazon's Alexa may have information on a fatal stabbing case
by | Monday, November 04, 2019

Police think Amazon's Alexa may have information on a fatal stabbing case

A spokesperson for the department told the Sun Sentinel authorities had received the recordings and are now analysing them. The police department did not immediately return NBC News' request for comment on ...More..

Why is Iran so frightened of Lebanese and Iraqi anti-government protests?
by | Monday, November 04, 2019

Why is Iran so frightened of Lebanese and Iraqi anti-government protests?

Authorities had closed close by Saadoun Road with blocks final month as it's a principal street resulting in Tahrir Sq. that has been the principle protesting level within the capital since final month. In a st...More..

Homeland Security Secretary story
by | Monday, November 04, 2019

Homeland Security Secretary story

Wolf first joined DHS shortly after its creation in the wake of the 9/11 terrorist attacks, serving in the Transportation Security Agency for three years. That nomination has now not been yet confirmed . He ...More..

Mortar fire kills Myanmar medic in Syria: Free Burma Rangers
by | Monday, November 04, 2019

Mortar fire kills Myanmar medic in Syria: Free Burma Rangers

Turkey's government blamed the outlawed Turkey-based Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) and its Syrian ally the Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG) militia for the "inhuman attack". On Oct. 22, Turkey also reac...More..

Thousands march for Scottish independence
by | Saturday, November 02, 2019

Thousands march for Scottish independence

Ms Sturgeon said she would send a letter "before Christmas" to whoever is in 10 Downing Street requesting powers under Section 30 of the Scotland Act 1998 to grant the Scottish Parliament powers to hold another...More..

These Are the 2 Democrats Who Voted No
by | Saturday, November 02, 2019

These Are the 2 Democrats Who Voted No

At a Thursday news conference following the House's mostly party-line vote on a resolution regarding the chamber's ongoing impeachment proceedings, House Judiciary Committee ranking member Doug Collins (R-G...More..

by | Saturday, November 02, 2019

McDonald's apologizes for 'Sundae Bloody Sundae' ad

While the company says it was meant to be a reference to U2's song " Sunday Bloody Sunday ", customers slammed it as historically insensitive. McDonald's has canceled a promotion for a " Sundae Bloody Sundae ...More..

Turkey Hands Over 18 Syrian Soldiers After Coordination With Russian Authorities
by | Saturday, November 02, 2019

Turkey Hands Over 18 Syrian Soldiers After Coordination With Russian Authorities

United States military vehicles Saturday entered a Kurdish-held area in northeastern Syria and met with officials, AFP correspondents and a local source said , in the second such visit since an announced Un...More..

Teenager charged after girl, seven, shot on Halloween
by | Saturday, November 02, 2019

Teenager charged after girl, seven, shot on Halloween

A teenager has been charged with attempted murder after a seven-year-old girl was shot in the neck while out trick or treating. One of those men, who was reportedly wearing a mask, fired several shots into th...More..

Lebanon PM Hariri announces resignation amid anti-gov't protests
by | Saturday, November 02, 2019

Lebanon PM Hariri announces resignation amid anti-gov't protests

In a statement on Tuesday, Spokesperson for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Islamic Republic of Iran Abbas Mousavi reacted to the current situation in Lebanon after Hariri turned in his resignation to ...More..

Conor McGregor to plead guilty to assault in Dublin pub
by | Saturday, November 02, 2019

Conor McGregor to plead guilty to assault in Dublin pub

Mr McGregor was first before the court a few weeks ago after being served with a summons to the alleged assault. The footage of the incident was shown in court after the guilty plea and the judge was inform...More..

Centre Takes Power To Declare Any Area In J&K 'Disturbed' Under AFSPA
by | Saturday, November 02, 2019

Centre Takes Power To Declare Any Area In J&K 'Disturbed' Under AFSPA

The move is in accordance with the government's August 5 announcement withdrawing the state's special status under Article 370 and bifurcating the state into union territories. At the same time, Indian aut...More..

Body of missing British backpacker Amelia Bambridge found in Cambodia
by | Saturday, November 02, 2019

Body of missing British backpacker Amelia Bambridge found in Cambodia

More than 100 people, including Cambodian police, divers and navy personnel, had taken part in a land and sea search for Bambridge after her disappearance was reported to police by her friends. The mystery deep...More..

Trump may read summary of Ukraine call in 'fireside chat' - interview
by | Saturday, November 02, 2019

Trump may read summary of Ukraine call in 'fireside chat' - interview

Trump has repeatedly stressed that he knew people were listening in on the call, holding that out as proof that he never would have said anything inappropriate. Despite that, the Republican lawmakers and the W...More..

Boris Johnson's Brexit deal could imperil future trade with UK
by | Saturday, November 02, 2019

Boris Johnson's Brexit deal could imperil future trade with UK

Mr. Farage told Mr. Johnson the Brexit Party would stand candidates in every Westminster constituency if he refused to drop his withdrawal agreement. British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Thursday he...More..

Leonardo DiCaprio meets Greta Thunberg, hails her as ‘leader of our time’
by | Saturday, November 02, 2019

Leonardo DiCaprio meets Greta Thunberg, hails her as ‘leader of our time’

These strikes send a message that the youth are missing school to protect their own futures and that young people will continue their fight against the climate crisis until politicians take enough action to r...More..

USA to investigate video-sharing app TikTok over national security concerns
by | Saturday, November 02, 2019

USA to investigate video-sharing app TikTok over national security concerns

Treasury Department, which chairs CFIUS. TikTok says it can not comment on ongoing regulatory processes but earning the trust of USA users and regulators is its highest priority. "Period. We are not influence...More..

Angela Merkel calls for 'fresh attempt' at EU-India trade deal
by | Saturday, November 02, 2019

Angela Merkel calls for 'fresh attempt' at EU-India trade deal

The prime minister said India was grateful to Germany for supporting its efforts to enter export control regimes. The leader made the remarks after being accorded a ceremonial reception at Rashtrapati Bhawan in...More..