Trump Tweets During Impeachment Hearing Could be Witness Intimidation

Fox News contributor Lisa Boothe, who was co-hosting Fox & Friends, agreed, saying that the House Intelligence Committee is not supposed to be partisan "but Adam Schiff has made it partisan". But when Yovanovitch asked for a statement of support t... More..

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Iran warns security forces may act against gas price protests
by | Monday, November 18, 2019

Iran warns security forces may act against gas price protests

In a speech aired on state television, Khamenei said "some lost their lives and some centers were damaged". Semi-official news agency ISNA said the protests had "mostly subsided" by Sunday evening, a report t...More..

Charges dropped against teen amputee restrained by deputy - 47abc
by | Sunday, November 17, 2019

Charges dropped against teen amputee restrained by deputy - 47abc

The unidentified Pima County sheriff's deputy encountered the teen, Immanuel , on September 26 while responding to a report that he had kicked over a garbage can and verbally threatened an employee, KOLD re...More..

Twitter Offers Details On Its Political Ad Ban
by | Sunday, November 17, 2019

Twitter Offers Details On Its Political Ad Ban

The company's chief legal executive, Vijaya Gadde, acknowledged as much on a call with reporters Friday, saying, "We're also prepared that we're going to make some mistakes and we're going to have to learn and ...More..

Lebanon's Safadi emerges as PM choice for three parties
by | Sunday, November 17, 2019

Lebanon's Safadi emerges as PM choice for three parties

Safadi's reported nomination emerged after a Center House meeting between Hariri and the political aides of Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah and Speaker Nabih Berri. "Importers can't import medical supplies due to the l...More..

White House budget official to testify in impeachment probe on Saturday
by | Sunday, November 17, 2019

White House budget official to testify in impeachment probe on Saturday

Jennifer Williams, who serves as Pence's special adviser for Europe and Russian Federation, was listening in on the call which is now at the heart of the impeachment inquiry into President Trump. Pence told Zel...More..

Trump asks SC to block NY subpoena for his tax returns
by | Sunday, November 17, 2019

Trump asks SC to block NY subpoena for his tax returns

Jay Sekulow , one of Trump's lawyers, said his team will ask the Supreme Court to overturn the appeals court decision. The Thursday filing involves a subpoena issued by the Manhattan district attorney d...More..

by | Sunday, November 17, 2019

Sondland said he was acting on Trump’s orders, aide told investigators

Morrison, who announced October 30 he would be stepping down from the NSC, was brought to the White House by then-national security adviser John Bolton. Morrison said that at a September 11 meeting at the White...More..

EU Council president: Don't give up' on remaining
by | Sunday, November 17, 2019

EU Council president: Don't give up' on remaining

The new snag caused by Britain's refusal to name a commissioner could be overcome with a decision by European Union states not to apply current rules, but risks of legal challenges remain. Many Western diplomat...More..

Bloomberg Planning to Spend $100M on Anti-Trump Ads in Swing States
by | Sunday, November 17, 2019

Bloomberg Planning to Spend $100M on Anti-Trump Ads in Swing States

Bloomberg has not said whether he will run for president, but has qualified as a candidate to appear on the primary ballots of two states. If nothing else, Bloomberg's $100 million ads will serve as a counterba...More..

General election 2019: Farage says Brexit Party candidates offered jobs to quit
by | Sunday, November 17, 2019

General election 2019: Farage says Brexit Party candidates offered jobs to quit

Mr Farage has said that eight people in his party were approached by the Conservatives and told that they would be given positions in the House of Lords if they pledged to not challenge Tory-held seats in the u...More..

Amid row over women's entry, Sabarimala opens for pilgrimage season
by | Sunday, November 17, 2019

Amid row over women's entry, Sabarimala opens for pilgrimage season

The portals of the hill shrine, located in a reserve forest in Western Ghats in Pathanamthitta district of the state, would be opened for the two-month-long Mandalam Makaravilakku season this evening around 5 p...More..

Bushfire Crews in Australia Backburn to Protect Homes
by | Sunday, November 17, 2019

Bushfire Crews in Australia Backburn to Protect Homes

Dozens of wild fires burned across Australia's east coast on Saturday and firefighters scrambled to shore up defences ahead of hotter weather expected next week. Over the past 19 years, fire services have deplo...More..

Two killed, 35 wounded in Baghdad protests - police, medics
by | Sunday, November 17, 2019

Two killed, 35 wounded in Baghdad protests - police, medics

Amnesty International says security forces in Baghdad have fired military-grade tear gas grenades directly into the crowds, causing horrific wounds and occasionally lodging the projectiles in people's skulls....More..

White House: Trump undergoes exam at Walter Reed
by | Sunday, November 17, 2019

White House: Trump undergoes exam at Walter Reed

President Donald Trump got a head start on his physical exam on Saturday (Nov 16), just nine months since his last annual checkup. "I understand it wasn't a scheduled annual visit", Pirro said, asking Grisham...More..

Mike Pence aide tells investigators Trump's Ukraine phone call was 'inappropriate'
by | Sunday, November 17, 2019

Mike Pence aide tells investigators Trump's Ukraine phone call was 'inappropriate'

Rob Portman pressed Trump to free up the money. Morrison said: "So we are very process-oriented on the NSC; we have a way we do things that works". Democratic Representative Ted Lieu emerged from the sessio...More..

Bolivia's crisis turns risky as 8 killed in clash
by | Sunday, November 17, 2019

Bolivia's crisis turns risky as 8 killed in clash

In their Skype conversation, both politicians denounced Nicolas Maduro and Evo Morales , with Anez saying that "those who call themselves socialists of the 21st century destroy everything". Cochabamba regional...More..

Benie Sanders, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Unveil Green New Deal for Public Housing
by | Sunday, November 17, 2019

Benie Sanders, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Unveil Green New Deal for Public Housing

Bernie Sanders , I-Vt., announced a $180 billion plan to retrofit and fix public housing as part of the Green New Deal, including solar panels. The bill is the socialist lawmakers' newest announcement on ho...More..

Deadly Australian wildfires expected to worsen as temperature soars
by | Sunday, November 17, 2019

Deadly Australian wildfires expected to worsen as temperature soars

As of yesterday morning, 59 bush and grass fires were burning in New South Wales, with 13 yet to be contained, said the Rural Fire Service. As of this morning, there were almost 70 active bushfires in New S...More..

Man kills wife, three young sons in San Diego home
by | Sunday, November 17, 2019

Man kills wife, three young sons in San Diego home

Police said the shooting was related to domestic violence and called it a "murder-suicide". Dobbs said when officers arrived, they found a 3-year-old boy, a 29-year-old woman and a 31-year-old man dead inside...More..

Development bank stops giving loans for fossil fuel projects
by | Sunday, November 17, 2019

Development bank stops giving loans for fossil fuel projects

Under the EIB's new policy, projects from 2022 will have to show they will emit less than 250 grams of carbon dioxide for every one kilowatt hour of energy they produce. A previous review of energy lending in 2...More..

Paris police fire tear gas on 'yellow vest' protests anniversary
by | Sunday, November 17, 2019

Paris police fire tear gas on 'yellow vest' protests anniversary

At its peak in late 2018, the movement grew to up to 300,000 people. A total of 28,000 people demonstrated across France on Saturday including 4,700 in Paris , the interior ministry said. Footage of the pr...More..

Israel strikes Hamas targets after 2 rockets fired from Gaza
by | Sunday, November 17, 2019

Israel strikes Hamas targets after 2 rockets fired from Gaza

But Israel's military on Saturday reiterated its long-held position that Hamas was "responsible for events transpiring in the Gaza Strip and emanating from it", following several firings of rockets by Palestini...More..

Ocasio-Cortez Starts Petition For Stephen Miller's Resignation
by | Sunday, November 17, 2019

Ocasio-Cortez Starts Petition For Stephen Miller's Resignation

Among those emails was a message from Miller to McHugh on October 23, 2015, in which he sent an article from the white nationalist website VDARE . Ocasio-Cortez tweeted, " Stephen Miller must resign". The S...More..

Ousted ambassador to testify in Trump impeachment probe
by | Saturday, November 16, 2019

Ousted ambassador to testify in Trump impeachment probe

Pelosi said, "It's perfectly wrong". Democrats are looking into whether the Republican president abused his power by withholding $391 million in United States security aid to Ukraine as leverage to pressu...More..

Sri Lankans cast votes to pick new president
by | Saturday, November 16, 2019

Sri Lankans cast votes to pick new president

Tamils and Muslims, a minority in Sri Lanka are seen as crucial voters to deciding a victor in a close contest between the two front runners - housing minister Sajith Premadasa and the opposition's Gotabaya R...More..

Belgium Prodigy, 9, Getting Engineering Degree
by | Saturday, November 16, 2019

Belgium Prodigy, 9, Getting Engineering Degree

We don't want him to get too serious, though. His current tutor, Professor Peter Baltus, claims that he is three times smarter than most intelligent student he has ever met in his entire career. " The absorpt...More..

Prosecutors probe Giuliani's links to Ukrainian energy projects
by | Saturday, November 16, 2019

Prosecutors probe Giuliani's links to Ukrainian energy projects

Trump's political rival, Joseph R. Biden Jr., and his son, or else Vice President Mike Pence would not attend the swearing-in of the new president, and the United States would freeze aid". This led to a short...More..

Behrouz Boochani: Iranian refugee 'free' after six years in Australian detention camp
by | Saturday, November 16, 2019

Behrouz Boochani: Iranian refugee 'free' after six years in Australian detention camp

He told Radio New Zealand that seeking asylum in the country was not an immediate issue while he focused on sharing his story, but it could be addressed later. The Manus Island centre was closed in late 2017 ,...More..

Putin: Russia to deliver S-400 missiles to India as planned
by | Saturday, November 16, 2019

Putin: Russia to deliver S-400 missiles to India as planned

India announced its intention to acquire S-400 "Triumf" surface-to-air missile systems in 2015. In August this year, President Putin spoke to his USA counterpart over the phone regarding bilateral trade and t...More..

Trump 'intimidating' to ex-envoy as new call details revealed
by | Saturday, November 16, 2019

Trump 'intimidating' to ex-envoy as new call details revealed

In the middle of Yovanovitch's testimony Friday morning, Trump tweeted , "Everywhere Marie Yovanovitch went turned bad". "She started off in Somalia, how did that go?" The moral of Yovanovitch's story is t...More..

Meet Narwhal, The Puppy Born With An Extra Tail On His Head
by | Saturday, November 16, 2019

Meet Narwhal, The Puppy Born With An Extra Tail On His Head

An X-Ray at the vets showed the tail has no use and is not attached to anything. Although it looks like a tail, Narwhal can not wag it. She said that 'We do not want to adopt him out and two weeks later ...More..

Court rules against Trump’s plea to keep financial records from Congress
by | Saturday, November 16, 2019

Court rules against Trump’s plea to keep financial records from Congress

Trump appealed a November 4 ruling by the New York-based 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals that prosecutors can enforce a subpoena demanding his personal and corporate tax returns from 2011 to 2018 from accou...More..

One killed in Iran protests against fuel price hike
by | Saturday, November 16, 2019

One killed in Iran protests against fuel price hike

Protests struck quite a few Iranian metropolitan areas early Saturday above the governing administration slicing back on gasoline subsidies and rising charges by 50%, demonstrations ranging from individuals aba...More..

Conte visits Venice and Italy declares state of emergency - Italianmedia
by | Saturday, November 16, 2019

Conte visits Venice and Italy declares state of emergency - Italianmedia

Only once since records began in 1923 has the water crept even higher, reaching 1.94 metres in 1966. The council is located on Venice's Grand Canal, which has experienced severe flooding - the worst the cit...More..