NY Rep. Peter King says he won’t seek re-election in 2020

Last week's off-year elections saw Democrats gain ground in state and local races in key suburban battlegrounds such as Bucks County, Pa., greater Indianapolis and the Hampton Roads region of Virginia - places that reliably elected Republicans for de... More..

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Pete Buttigieg Takes Lead in Iowa for First Time in New Poll
by | Thursday, November 14, 2019

Pete Buttigieg Takes Lead in Iowa for First Time in New Poll

With dismal numbers like these, it's easy to see why. Bloomberg, who would reportedly focus on Super Tuesday states rather than New Hampshire , Iowa, South Carolina, and Nevada, has not received a warm welco...More..

Missouri shelter says Narwhal the ‘unicorn puppy’ is happy and healthy
by | Thursday, November 14, 2019

Missouri shelter says Narwhal the ‘unicorn puppy’ is happy and healthy

Narwhal is a little different from the other puppies. In case you were wondering, the video proves Narwhal also has a perfectly normal waggy tail extending out from his rear. The shelter said in the post they...More..

Venice: Underwater From Rising Waters
by | Thursday, November 14, 2019

Venice: Underwater From Rising Waters

Mark's Square certainly wouldn't be secure, " Zaia said, referring to one of Venice's lowest points, which floods when there is an inundation of 80 centimeters (2.6 feet). Francesco Moraglia, the Patriarch of...More..

Ahead of meeting with Trump, Erdogan threatened to buy Russian jets
by | Thursday, November 14, 2019

Ahead of meeting with Trump, Erdogan threatened to buy Russian jets

But such letters are unlikely to have any impact on President Trump who said in a recent tweet that he had "a very good (telephone) call with President Erdogan" on Nov 6 and was "looking forward to seeing him...More..

People in China Contract the Plague
by | Thursday, November 14, 2019

People in China Contract the Plague

However, in the case of pneumonic plague it can be spread when an infected person coughs. "Only 2 kilometers away from Chaoyang Hospital ". Two folks in Beijing have been recognized with the pneumonic plague...More..

Student bomber dies in attack outside police office in Indonesia
by | Thursday, November 14, 2019

Student bomber dies in attack outside police office in Indonesia

Television broadcast images showed smoke and a shower of fragments coming from the parking lot area and people rushing out of buildings around the headquarters after the blast. "Yes, it is suspected to be a sui...More..

Furious Erdogan threatens to send ISIS members into Greece and entire Europe
by | Thursday, November 14, 2019

Furious Erdogan threatens to send ISIS members into Greece and entire Europe

He added: "These gates will open and these IS members who have started to be sent to you will continue to be sent". "I never heard this", he said , adding it sounded like "more second hand information". "Yes...More..

Judge dismisses Trump suit over NY tax returns
by | Wednesday, November 13, 2019

Judge dismisses Trump suit over NY tax returns

US District Judge Carl Nichols in Washington , D.C. said he lacked jurisdiction over Letitia James, the attorney-general, and Michael Schmidt, commissioner of the state's Department of Taxation and Finance. ...More..

Seven killed, seven injured in Afghanistan auto explosion
by | Wednesday, November 13, 2019

Seven killed, seven injured in Afghanistan auto explosion

President Donald Trump had called off the process in early September following the killing of an American soldier in a Taliban-claimed attack in Kabul . The two, American Kevin King and Australian Timothy Week...More..

Donald Trump marks 100th annual Veterans Day parade in NY
by | Wednesday, November 13, 2019

Donald Trump marks 100th annual Veterans Day parade in NY

Trump, along with First Lady Melania Trump , then attended a wreath-laying ceremony and observed a moment of silence before they went back to their NY residence at the Trump Tower. On Nov. 11, Trump attended t...More..

Toddler dies after being hit by falling air conditioner
by | Wednesday, November 13, 2019

Toddler dies after being hit by falling air conditioner

The woman was rushed to hospital however didn't survive. "They said they had a pulse, a low pulse, and she just started crying". A nearby resident Sherene Bromfield described the moment she realised somethi...More..

Daesh fighter is sent back to U.S. by Turkey
by | Wednesday, November 13, 2019

Daesh fighter is sent back to U.S. by Turkey

The bipartisan group of lawmakers said Turkey's invasion of northern Syria last month "has had disastrous consequences for USA national security, has led to deep divisions in the North Atlantic Treaty Organ...More..

Beijing condemns violence in Hong Kong, and compares protesters to ISIS
by | Wednesday, November 13, 2019

Beijing condemns violence in Hong Kong, and compares protesters to ISIS

On Monday, a police officer drew his gun during a struggle with protesters, shooting one in the abdomen. According to local broadcaster RTHK , a middle-aged man got into an argument with a group of people in...More..

Greta Thunberg Calls Out U.S. Climate Deniers
by | Wednesday, November 13, 2019

Greta Thunberg Calls Out U.S. Climate Deniers

She encouraged followers to track their journey online. Thanks to solar panels and hydro-generators, the boat leaves little to no carbon footprint. It also has a toilet, unlike the boat on which she sailed fr...More..

PSOE, Unidas Podemos sign preliminary agreement for coalition government
by | Wednesday, November 13, 2019

PSOE, Unidas Podemos sign preliminary agreement for coalition government

The agreement comes just two days after Sunday's general election in Spain once again provided a divided Congress of Deputies (lower chamber in the Spanish parliament) with both the Socialists and Unidas Podemo...More..

by | Wednesday, November 13, 2019

Massive mural of Greta Thunberg stares down at San Francisco

The group - who will sail on a 48ft catamaran called La Vagabonde - will leave Hampton, Virginia this week. The COP25 climate meeting was due to be held in Chile but was moved to Spain at the last-minut...More..

Hillary and Chelsea Clinton Stand Up for Meghan Markle
by | Wednesday, November 13, 2019

Hillary and Chelsea Clinton Stand Up for Meghan Markle

The author also said that race has "absolutely" played a role in the tabloid coverage of Meghan and her family. "I think we have a wannabe authoritarian as our President, there's no doubt about that". The tri...More..

Two reported dead as Venice flooded by highest tide in 50 years
by | Wednesday, November 13, 2019

Two reported dead as Venice flooded by highest tide in 50 years

St Mark's Basilica, which has seen music performances from the likes of great Baroque composers Vivaldi , Monteverdi and Gabrieli, has been flooded following high tides which have impacted the entire city of...More..

8 killed in car bomb explosion in Turkish-controlled northeast Syrian town
by | Wednesday, November 13, 2019

8 killed in car bomb explosion in Turkish-controlled northeast Syrian town

Turkey on October 9 launched Operation Peace Spring to eliminate YPG/PKK terrorists from northern Syria in order to secure Turkey's borders, aid in the safe return of Syrian refugees, and ensure Syria's ter...More..

Jimmy Carter hospitalized to relieve pressure on his brain
by | Wednesday, November 13, 2019

Jimmy Carter hospitalized to relieve pressure on his brain

Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter delivers a lecture on the eradication of the Guinea worm, at the House of Lords in London, UK on February 3, 2016. Carter. The former president announced in 2016 that he n...More..

Israeli farmers to quit Jordanian lands as 25-year lease expires
by | Wednesday, November 13, 2019

Israeli farmers to quit Jordanian lands as 25-year lease expires

The king had announced on Sunday in parliament that Jordan was "imposing full sovereignty on every inch" of the enclave, to loud applause from lawmakers. Residents of the area were hoping to eventually regain s...More..

Mulvaney will not pursue court fight over subpoena
by | Wednesday, November 13, 2019

Mulvaney will not pursue court fight over subpoena

As a result, Mulvaney is telling his associates "there is no easy way for Trump to fire him in the midst of the impeachment fight", implying that "he knows too much" about Trump's Ukraine "pressure campaign",...More..

UK Labour Party Suffers
by | Wednesday, November 13, 2019

UK Labour Party Suffers "Large-Scale Cyber Attack" Ahead Of Election

British security services had warned that Russian Federation and other countries could use cyber attacks or divisive political messages on social media to attempt to disrupt the December 12 election. The nature...More..

Maharashtra | Governor’s decision followed NCP’s letter
by | Wednesday, November 13, 2019

Maharashtra | Governor’s decision followed NCP’s letter

The Shiv Sena on Wednesday decided not to go ahead with its plea in the Supreme Court against the Maharashtra governor's decision to not give it additional time to garner the support to prove its majority to ...More..

Temperatures may fall to -2C this week
by | Wednesday, November 13, 2019

Temperatures may fall to -2C this week

Temperatures are quite low and are below normal, ranging from -1 and -3 degrees", added Ms Walsh. Met Éireann weather forecast issued by Met Éireann forecast at 11 November 2019 2.07pm. Highest temperatures o...More..

Nikki Haley: Let Voters, Not Impeachment, Decide Trump's Fate
by | Wednesday, November 13, 2019

Nikki Haley: Let Voters, Not Impeachment, Decide Trump's Fate

In her latest book " With All Due Respect: Defending America with Grit and Grace " that hit the stores Tuesday, Indian-American Haley wrote that US President Donald Trump was outraged when she presented to ...More..

State of emergency declared as Australia burns
by | Wednesday, November 13, 2019

State of emergency declared as Australia burns

The NSW Fire Service (NSW RFS) has upgraded the risky fire conditions for Tuesday November 12 to include more areas. "Crews are dispatched on priority of jobs and the properties that need it the most, we ar...More..

Taliban prisoner swap for U.S., Aussie professors
by | Wednesday, November 13, 2019

Taliban prisoner swap for U.S., Aussie professors

The US and the Australian embassies in Kabul declined to provide immediate comment. In September, U.S. President Donald Trump announced he was canceling "peace negotiations" with Taliban leadership afte...More..

by | Tuesday, November 12, 2019

Winter weather advisory issued for snowy Monday, messy commute expected

Cities like Oakville, Burlington, Hamilton, Niagara Falls and St. Catharines could pick up 15 to 25 cm of snow, due to gusty northwest winds off Lake Ontario. There may be a significant impact on rush hour traf...More..

Islamic Jihad declares 'We're going to war,' after IDF kills its strongman
by | Tuesday, November 12, 2019

Islamic Jihad declares 'We're going to war,' after IDF kills its strongman

The group confirmed Ajouri's son had been killed in the attack, which came as a similar strike took the life of an Islamic Jihad commander in Gaza. In May, during the most serious flareup in recent years, w...More..

James le Mesurier, backer of Syria’s White Helmets, found dead in Istanbul
by | Tuesday, November 12, 2019

James le Mesurier, backer of Syria’s White Helmets, found dead in Istanbul

Sky News special correspondent Alex Crawford said his wife had been "telling friends that he had just begun taking anti-depressants". The White Helmets group confirmed his death on its Facebook page, and offe...More..

Queen Elizabeth II Tearful During Emotional Remembrance Day Ceremony
by | Tuesday, November 12, 2019

Queen Elizabeth II Tearful During Emotional Remembrance Day Ceremony

The Queen was dressed in black (aside from the red poppies pinned on her lapel) as she watched her son, Prince Charles lay the first wreath of red poppies on the Cenotaph in Whitehall. Senior rabbi of Refor...More..

'Concern' in national security system over aid blockage
by | Tuesday, November 12, 2019

'Concern' in national security system over aid blockage

It reveals the internal workings of the administration as Mr Trump insisted that $400 million in aid slated for Ukraine be withheld until the nation's President Volodymyr Zelenskiy publicly launched an investig...More..

Mexico grants asylum to Bolivia's Morales
by | Tuesday, November 12, 2019

Mexico grants asylum to Bolivia's Morales

Mr. Morales resigned after weeks of deadly riots culminating Sunday in Bolivia's military chief, Gen. Williams Kaliman, calling on him to quit to allow the restoration of peace. The state news agency ABI sai...More..