Angela Merkel Defended NATO's Preservation

Describing Nato as a "bulwark of freedom and peace", Mrs Merkel said Germany is "particularly indebted to our American friends". "Maintaining NATO today is even more in our very own interests as it was in the Cold War - or at least as important... More..

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M6.4 quake hits Albania: USGS
by | Thursday, November 28, 2019

M6.4 quake hits Albania: USGS

At least 21 people have been killed in the most powerful natural disaster to hit Albania in decades, causing buildings to collapse and burying residents under rubble. "We have been through this, we know thi...More..

Donald Trump ‘can’t stop’ inquiry calling lawyer
by | Thursday, November 28, 2019

Donald Trump ‘can’t stop’ inquiry calling lawyer

The ruling increases the chances that Mr. McGahn , who was considered a crucial witness in the Mueller probe into Russian meddling in the 2016 USA elections, will testify in the ongoing House of Representative...More..

U.S. Supreme Court Temporarily Blocks Release Of Trump's Tax Records
by | Thursday, November 28, 2019

U.S. Supreme Court Temporarily Blocks Release Of Trump's Tax Records

After the ruling came down, Trump's personal lawyers raced to the Supreme Court asking it to put the subpoena on hold while it prepared to ask the justices to take up the case this term. "That the Constitutio...More..

Calls on Apple Inc. to fix Crimea map
by | Thursday, November 28, 2019

Calls on Apple Inc. to fix Crimea map

Russia's lower house of parliament, the State Duma, reported on Wednesday that the head of the committee on security and anti-corruption, Vasily Piskaryov, had held a meeting with an Apple representative. App...More..

South Korea fires warning shots at North Korean ship
by | Thursday, November 28, 2019

South Korea fires warning shots at North Korean ship

South Korea's Joint Chiefs of Staff said in a text message that North Korea launched at least one unidentified projectile, without elaborating further. However, there has been no substantial progress and sancti...More..

Rudy Giuliani sought deals with Ukraine while probing Bidens
by | Thursday, November 28, 2019

Rudy Giuliani sought deals with Ukraine while probing Bidens

The Times also reports there are other draft agreements involving Toensing and diGenova but do not mention Giuliani. "A US ambassador was recalled so that Rudy Giuliani could get a client - even if there ...More..

Protester warns against police moving into Hong Kong campus
by | Thursday, November 28, 2019

Protester warns against police moving into Hong Kong campus

The American Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong has said that anything that changes the status of the territory "would have a chilling effect not only on United States trade and investment in Hong Kong but ...More..

Iranian Consulate In Iraq Torched Amid Anti-Government Protests
by | Thursday, November 28, 2019

Iranian Consulate In Iraq Torched Amid Anti-Government Protests

The police have been instructed to avoid using live ammunition for dispersing the demonstrators, the Governor added. Local Media filed reports of more injuries and deaths on Monday, particularly in Baghdad ,...More..

Lorry driver Mo Robinson admits plot after 39 migrant deaths
by | Thursday, November 28, 2019

Lorry driver Mo Robinson admits plot after 39 migrant deaths

A British truck driver accused of manslaughter in the deaths of 39 Vietnamese migrants found in a refrigerated vehicle pleaded guilty on Monday to conspiring to assist undocumented immigration. Another 23-yea...More..

Donald Trump Shares Shirtless Photoshop Of Himself As Rocky Balboa
by | Thursday, November 28, 2019

Donald Trump Shares Shirtless Photoshop Of Himself As Rocky Balboa

The president is in Florida where he is golfing and due to spend the Thanksgiving holiday. How do you feel about President Trump? Presidential hopeful Amy Klobuchar took a sharp jab of her own. While disc...More..

No Pinoy hurt in Albania quake - DFA
by | Thursday, November 28, 2019

No Pinoy hurt in Albania quake - DFA

His wife was still missing. Rescue workers are using dogs and drones to recover the bodies and people trapped under rubble. There is as yet no indication of how many people might still be buried in the rubb...More..

Incredible response to photo of man granted dying wish
by | Thursday, November 28, 2019

Incredible response to photo of man granted dying wish

He called his grandchildren to tell us on the Monday. According to online reports, Mr. Schemm died of colon cancer hours after the picture was taken. At the time of this writing, the tweet has surpassed 331...More..

Victoria Police Find Body During Search For Missing UK Tourist Aslan King
by | Thursday, November 28, 2019

Victoria Police Find Body During Search For Missing UK Tourist Aslan King

Australian police say they have found the body of British backpacker who ran away from his campsite last weekend. The invention of the physique follows calls from King's pals to maintain an eye fixed out for ...More..

Remains confirmed as UFC fighter's stepdaughter
by | Thursday, November 28, 2019

Remains confirmed as UFC fighter's stepdaughter

Surveillance video from inside the Auburn convenience store showed both Yazeed and Blanchard inside at the same time, and a witness outside the store said he saw Yazeed force her into her auto, according to an ...More..

Melania Trump receives official White House Christmas tree from Schuylkill County farm
by | Thursday, November 28, 2019

Melania Trump receives official White House Christmas tree from Schuylkill County farm

Pennsylvania resident Larry Snyder of Mahantongo Valley Farms presented the tree, which will serve as the centerpiece for Christmas decorations in the Blue Room of the White House. Houses are generally extra-...More..

Trump approves legislation backing Hong Kong protesters
by | Thursday, November 28, 2019

Trump approves legislation backing Hong Kong protesters

The House cleared the Bill 417-1 on Nov 20 after the Senate passed it without opposition, veto-proof majorities that left Mr Trump with little choice but to acquiesce. It says: "Hong Kong is part of China but h...More..

Incoming EU chief's team faces final vote
by | Thursday, November 28, 2019

Incoming EU chief's team faces final vote

EU lawmakers gave final approval to German conservative Ursula von der Leyen on Wednesday to take over at the helm of the bloc's executive European Commission from December 1. "And we do not have a moment t...More..

Winter storm will make Thanksgiving travel 'very difficult' to 'impossible' in Utah
by | Thursday, November 28, 2019

Winter storm will make Thanksgiving travel 'very difficult' to 'impossible' in Utah

In New York , the fierce winds are even threatening to ground the famous balloons in Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade . The bomb cyclone - a system that brings a rapid drop in air pressure -brought snow to ...More..

Big Pharma may face criminal charges for drug trafficking
by | Thursday, November 28, 2019

Big Pharma may face criminal charges for drug trafficking

The issuance of the subpoenas to the companies was first reported by the Wall Street Journal . Johnson & Johnson and Teva both said in statements that their drug monitoring practices complied with the law....More..

Second Person Arrested In Disappearance Of UFC Fighter’s Missing Stepdaughter
by | Thursday, November 28, 2019

Second Person Arrested In Disappearance Of UFC Fighter’s Missing Stepdaughter

Lee County District Attorney, Brandon Hughes told The Associated Press that remains were found in the neighboring Macon County. Mr Hughes said a third man, David Johnson Jr , was arrested on Monday i...More..

Here's what to expect from Tuesday's weather forecast
by | Thursday, November 28, 2019

Here's what to expect from Tuesday's weather forecast

Warmer days are coming this week with no rain until late Sunday . Cold rain showers are likely through all Thanksgiving Day . Thanksgiving will be cooler, sunny, and windy. We will still see sunshine F...More..

Three injured after large blast rocks Texas chemical plant
by | Thursday, November 28, 2019

Three injured after large blast rocks Texas chemical plant

At least three people are injured with one being transported by helicopter to a Houston hospital with burns, KHOU 11 reported. Firefighters were battling to contain the fires and the initial explosion was fol...More..

President Trump signs bill making animal cruelty a federal crime
by | Wednesday, November 27, 2019

President Trump signs bill making animal cruelty a federal crime

The PACT Act now closes this loophole by prohibiting any extreme cases of animal abuse that results in serious bodily injury or death, whether or not a video is created. "There is a documented link between vi...More..

Nine killed as Iraqi security forces open fire on anti-corruption demonstrators
by | Wednesday, November 27, 2019

Nine killed as Iraqi security forces open fire on anti-corruption demonstrators

On Friday, the security forces had dispersed by force protesters who had been blocking the entrance to the vital port and reopened it. Security forces opened fire on protesters in the southern Iraqi city of N...More..

Federal judge presses pause on order enforcing Don McGahn subpoena
by | Wednesday, November 27, 2019

Federal judge presses pause on order enforcing Don McGahn subpoena

William Burck, McGahn's attorney, said Monday, "Donald McGahn will comply with Judge Jackson's decision unless it is stayed pending appeal". Jackson disagreed, ruling that if McGahn wants to refuse to testi...More..

Essex lorry deaths: First 16 bodies repatriated to Vietnam, says official
by | Wednesday, November 27, 2019

Essex lorry deaths: First 16 bodies repatriated to Vietnam, says official

So far 16 of the 39 victims' bodies have been flown to Hanoi's Noi Bai airport and then taken to their families' homes by ambulance. "We are very sad, but we are happy now that he has been brought back to t...More..

Trump denies sending Rudy Giuliani to Ukraine for Biden probe
by | Wednesday, November 27, 2019

Trump denies sending Rudy Giuliani to Ukraine for Biden probe

Rudy Giuliani takes questions from the media after speaking at the Conference on Iran in Washington on May 5, 2018. Witnesses to the House impeachment inquiry from the Trump administration have testified t...More..

Donald Trump ordered Pentagon to let convicted Navy SEAL keep elite status
by | Wednesday, November 27, 2019

Donald Trump ordered Pentagon to let convicted Navy SEAL keep elite status

That comment echoed the resignation letter of James Mattis, Trump's first defense chief, who wrote to Trump in December that "you have the right to have a Secretary of Defense whose views are better aligned w...More..

Drastic action is needed now to stop climate disaster
by | Wednesday, November 27, 2019

Drastic action is needed now to stop climate disaster

Inger Andersen, head of the U.N. Environment Program, says the world needs 'quick wins to reduce emissions as much as possible in 2020.' Ahead of a global climate summit in Madrid next week, her agency publis...More..

Pakistan Supreme Court puts Army chief Bajwa`s tenure extension on hold
by | Wednesday, November 27, 2019

Pakistan Supreme Court puts Army chief Bajwa`s tenure extension on hold

During the court proceedings, the chief justice said that "apparently the summary and approval of army chief's extension is not correct". Defending the move, Attorney General Anwar Mansoor Khan said the Army ...More..

Thieves Strike Priceless Treasure Trove in Dresden Museum Heist
by | Wednesday, November 27, 2019

Thieves Strike Priceless Treasure Trove in Dresden Museum Heist

Hundreds of priceless artifacts also have been stripped from the gallery in what police are calling the largest art heist since the Second World War. Two suspects were seen in CCTV footage committing the cr...More..

HK leader refuses to give ground despite setback in elections
by | Wednesday, November 27, 2019

HK leader refuses to give ground despite setback in elections

The city's chief executive promised to improve governance in the wake of the district council elections , which she acknowledged revealed concern over deficiencies in the government, including unhappiness with...More..

I'm Designating Mexican Drug Cartels as Terrorists
by | Wednesday, November 27, 2019

I'm Designating Mexican Drug Cartels as Terrorists

In the interview, with former Fox News has Bill O'Reilly, Trump said his administration has been working on the designation for the last 90 days, well before the massacre of nine American women and children o...More..

Perry: Trump Is The 'Chosen One'
by | Wednesday, November 27, 2019

Perry: Trump Is The 'Chosen One'

So, Perry says that Trump was " chosen " in the sense that God chose us all for our tasks on Earth. The former Governor of Texas sat down with Fox News, portions of the interview aired this weekend on Fox &...More..