Magnitude 6.4 Quake Hits Coastal Cities in Albania

A strong natural disaster shook Albania early Tuesday, injuring at least 150 people and damaging buildings. A magnitude-6.4 quake has shaken Albania, causing at least minor damage. Authorities reported scores of aftershocks and called on people i... More..

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Federal judge orders Don McGahn to comply with House subpoena
by | Tuesday, November 26, 2019

Federal judge orders Don McGahn to comply with House subpoena

House Democrats won a court victory Monday in their battle with the Trump administration over subpoenas, when a federal judge ruled that Don McGahn must testify before Congress. "Presidents are not kings", Ja...More..

Romania tries to rescue trapped sheep on capsized vessel
by | Tuesday, November 26, 2019

Romania tries to rescue trapped sheep on capsized vessel

One of the hypotheses is that the cargo ship was overloaded. 'The rescue operation is ongoing... "We hope that the sheep inside the ship's hold are still alive", she informed AFP . "Our association is shoc...More..

Women take to the streets as France grapples with domestic violence
by | Tuesday, November 26, 2019

Women take to the streets as France grapples with domestic violence

South Africa has one of the worst records of any country on gender violence and the government has faced several rounds of mass protests on the issue. He said that the new measures would be inscribed in a bill ...More..

Cops Believe They Found Aniah Blanchard's Remains, Stepdaughter of UFC's Walt Harris
by | Tuesday, November 26, 2019

Cops Believe They Found Aniah Blanchard's Remains, Stepdaughter of UFC's Walt Harris

According to a report from WRBL News 3 , human remains believed to be Blanchard's have been discovered in Macon County, Alabama . Auburn police arrested Fisher Friday night in Montgomery. After she disappe...More..

Migrant truck deaths suspect pleads guilty to lesser charges
by | Tuesday, November 26, 2019

Migrant truck deaths suspect pleads guilty to lesser charges

Maurice Robinson, a 25-year-old truck driver charged with manslaughter over the death of 39 Vietnamese migrants in Britain, has pleaded guilty to lesser charges. The 22 year-old appeared in a court in ...More..

Thieves steal 'priceless' jewel sets from German castle
by | Tuesday, November 26, 2019

Thieves steal 'priceless' jewel sets from German castle

Police sealed off the building in Dresden's Baroque city palace and said they were still trying to work out what was missing. They added that investigations were ongoing to determine if there was a link betwe...More..

Philippine troops rescue elderly Briton and Filipina wife from Abu Sayyaf custody
by | Tuesday, November 26, 2019

Philippine troops rescue elderly Briton and Filipina wife from Abu Sayyaf custody

Maj. Gen. Corleto Vinluan Jr., commander of the Joint Task Force Sulu, said troops of the 2nd Special Forces Battalion rescued Allan Hyrons, 70, and his wife, Wilma Paglinawan-Hyrons, from the Abu Sayyaf mil...More..

82-Year-Old Bodybuilder Fights Off Home Invader
by | Tuesday, November 26, 2019

82-Year-Old Bodybuilder Fights Off Home Invader

Willie Murphy said she was getting ready for bed Thursday night, November 21, when a man began pounding on her door, urging her to call an ambulance for him, CNN affiliate WHAM reported . She said even emerg...More..

Trump presents Conan, the ‘incredible’ dog injured in Baghdadi raid
by | Monday, November 25, 2019

Trump presents Conan, the ‘incredible’ dog injured in Baghdadi raid

After teasing for weeks that the Belgian Malinois would come to the White House, Trump introduced Conan to journalists during a surprise event in the Rose Garden. The president called Conan, who was wounded...More..

Nixon White House Counsel Says Trump Presidency is Like 'Mafia Soap Opera'
by | Monday, November 25, 2019

Nixon White House Counsel Says Trump Presidency is Like 'Mafia Soap Opera'

Now, new documents obtained by American Oversight show that Pompeo and Giuliani were communicating with one another as far back as March. Speaking in an interview with Fox News , and asked whether he h...More..

Assange 'could die' in British prison, say doctors
by | Monday, November 25, 2019

Assange 'could die' in British prison, say doctors

They based their assessment on "harrowing eyewitness accounts" of his October 21 court appearance in London and a November 1 report by Nils Melzer, the United Nations special rapporteur on torture . He sou...More..

Suspect charged in 39 Vietnamese deaths in UK container
by | Monday, November 25, 2019

Suspect charged in 39 Vietnamese deaths in UK container

He was charged with conspiracy to rearrange or facilitate the journey of individuals with a view to exploitation and conspiracy to facilitate the fee of a breach of United Kingdom immigration regulation, offi...More..

Top Democrat: more testimony, hearings possible in Trump impeachment
by | Monday, November 25, 2019

Top Democrat: more testimony, hearings possible in Trump impeachment

Ambassador Gordon Sondland testified last week that Mr. Bolton was one of the president's top advisors "in the loop" about his attempts to get Ukraine to announce investigations into allegations of 2016 electio...More..

Turkey detains IS member who arranged attacks in Russia, Germany
by | Monday, November 25, 2019

Turkey detains IS member who arranged attacks in Russia, Germany

Asked whether he had to smooth over any sense of betrayal from the Kurds, Pence said: "I don't think there was any confusion now among the leadership here in the Kurdish region that President Trump's commitment...More..

Supreme Court refuses to hear Maryland killer's appeal for new trial
by | Monday, November 25, 2019

Supreme Court refuses to hear Maryland killer's appeal for new trial

The Maryland Court of Appeals, the state's highest court, ruled 4-3 in March that Syed was not entitled to a new trial - finding that although his counsel was deficient, it did not result in any prejudice. Th...More..

Hong Kong voters turn out for election seen as referendum on protests
by | Monday, November 25, 2019

Hong Kong voters turn out for election seen as referendum on protests

But she gave no specifics on the likely response. And certainly, nearer to home, Singapore's ruling People's Action Party government would probably be pondering if something similar to Hong Kong's polls yes...More..

Thieves steal ‘priceless’ jewel sets from Dresden museum
by | Monday, November 25, 2019

Thieves steal ‘priceless’ jewel sets from Dresden museum

Dozens of police cars are at the scene and the Green Vault is now shut. People stand in front of the Residenzschloss, Residence Palace, building with the Green Vault in Dresden . It would be impossible to se...More..

France Takes Aim at US Inaction in Mideast
by | Monday, November 25, 2019

France Takes Aim at US Inaction in Mideast

UAV and the bombing Saudi oil facilities". "We are working closely with the UAE to try to convince Iran that the only solution is a political solution", said John Rakolta, a Detroit business executive who is ...More..

Pro-democracy victory in Hong Kong puts pressure on leader Carrie Lam
by | Monday, November 25, 2019

Pro-democracy victory in Hong Kong puts pressure on leader Carrie Lam

Preliminary results of the election reported by local broadcaster RTHK suggest that about 390 seats out of 452 that were up for grabs in 18 district councils have been claimed by the anti-government candidate...More..

Deadly mudslides, torrential floods kill at least 34 people in Kenya
by | Monday, November 25, 2019

Deadly mudslides, torrential floods kill at least 34 people in Kenya

Close to a million people in South Sudan alone are affected by growing fears of disease and starvation. The interior ministry says 29 people have died. This was followed by another post. Seven members of one ...More..

HK pro-democracy camp wins landslide victory
by | Monday, November 25, 2019

HK pro-democracy camp wins landslide victory

Kwok/AFP/Getty Images People campaign on a street during district council Elections on November 24, 2019 in Hong Kong , China . The landslide victory by the opposition has been attributed to the record-high...More..

Philippines' Duterte strips vice president from drugs post
by | Monday, November 25, 2019

Philippines' Duterte strips vice president from drugs post

Almost an hour after Medialdea confirmed the report , Presidential Spokesman and Chief Presidential Counsel Salvador S. Panelo issued a statement to the media announcing the termination of the services of Robr...More..

Seven Police Officers Injured During Brawl in Birmingham
by | Monday, November 25, 2019

Seven Police Officers Injured During Brawl in Birmingham

Vue cinemas has since pulled the film from all of its locations, and Showcase has cancelled screening in four of its venues, too. Showcase has also dropped the movie from cinemas where it was screening. Fi...More..

Red Kettle Campaign Kicks off at Festival Foods
by | Monday, November 25, 2019

Red Kettle Campaign Kicks off at Festival Foods

All money raised stays in the community, Gray said, going to programs like the Christmas hamper program, which feeds about 1,500 people during the holiday season. Contributions made to the campaign will support...More..

Alabama Sheriff Shot And Killed; Suspect Returns To Scene And Surrenders
by | Monday, November 25, 2019

Alabama Sheriff Shot And Killed; Suspect Returns To Scene And Surrenders

The 18-year-old accused of shooting and killing Lowndes County Sheriff John Williams is in custody. Police have identified a suspect in connection with the shooting death of an Alabama sheriff at a gas st...More..

Romania's pro-EU president set for re-election
by | Monday, November 25, 2019

Romania's pro-EU president set for re-election

The election was fought amid resentment over judicial reforms seen to benefit PSD politicians, which led to street protests and irked European Union leaders. Iohannis, who made rule of law a central plank of hi...More..

Queensland mother denied bail over death of two sisters found inside car
by | Monday, November 25, 2019

Queensland mother denied bail over death of two sisters found inside car

On Saturday night, their mother was charged with two counts of murder. "They were lovely little babies". Ms Conley due to front the Magistrates Court in Brisbane this morning. Another neighbour was visibly ...More..

Bolivia's Congress authorizes new elections without Morales
by | Monday, November 25, 2019

Bolivia's Congress authorizes new elections without Morales

After its approval by the Senate, Añez signed the law that will not allow the nomination of Evo Morales , who secured 47 percent of the vote in the October 20 elections and was overthrown three weeks later by ...More..

Pope urges abolition of nuclear weapons at Japan's ground zeros
by | Monday, November 25, 2019

Pope urges abolition of nuclear weapons at Japan's ground zeros

Francis, the first pope to visit Japan in 38 years, began his stay by telling bishops in Tokyo of his youthful dreams to be a missionary in Japan and how they were finally being fulfilled. Pope Francis recalle...More..

Netanyahu faces party challenges after indictment
by | Monday, November 25, 2019

Netanyahu faces party challenges after indictment

Israel's constitutional law recognizes the right of a sitting prime minister who faces such charges to continue serving until the courts issue a final verdict in his case - but the same law has nothing to say ...More..

Hong Kong elections: Carrie Lam promises 'open mind' after election rout
by | Monday, November 25, 2019

Hong Kong elections: Carrie Lam promises 'open mind' after election rout

A record 71.2 percent of the electorate, almost three million residents, turned out to vote in Sunday's elections. Hong Kong's district councils control some spending and decide a range of local livelihood is...More..

Trump Accuses Impeachment Witness of Lying, Defends Use of Giuliani
by | Monday, November 25, 2019

Trump Accuses Impeachment Witness of Lying, Defends Use of Giuliani

Donald Trump's personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani was in contact with secretary of state Mike Pompeo in the months before the U.S. ambassador to Ukraine was abruptly recalled, according to a cache of documents re...More..

Labour's Jeremy Corbyn defends neutral stance on Brexit
by | Monday, November 25, 2019

Labour's Jeremy Corbyn defends neutral stance on Brexit

Labour Party Leader Jeremy Corbyn , speaks during a BBC Question Time live debate, in Sheffield, England, Friday, Nov. 22, 2019. Nigel Farage today praised the Tory manifesto as one that he can finally...More..

China relationship 'biggest foreign policy problem' for Australian Govt
by | Monday, November 25, 2019

China relationship 'biggest foreign policy problem' for Australian Govt

Mr Hastie says Australians should be "very concerned" about the alleged plot. "This isn't just cash in a bag, given for favours, this is a state-sponsored attempt to infiltrate our parliament", he said. Mr Wang...More..