Republicans React to Former Advisor's Claim That Hillary Clinton Will Run

And all the Republicans go: Yes! They then advise not to listen to Clinton's claims she will not run. It could really happen. Former Sen. Claire McCaskill (D-MO), who just lost her re-election bid, distanced herself from Clinton during the ca... More..

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Trump Fires Top National Security Official Immediately Upon First Lady’s Demand
by | Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Trump Fires Top National Security Official Immediately Upon First Lady’s Demand

US First Lady Melania Trump on Tuesday publicly pushed for the dismissal of deputy national security adviser Mira Ricardel - a rare criticism of a senior administration official by the president's wife. T...More..

Supreme Court agrees to hear Sabarimala review petitions on January 22
by | Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Supreme Court agrees to hear Sabarimala review petitions on January 22

Tantri Kandararu Rajeevaru welcomed the Supreme Court decision to hear the review petitions and hailed it as a "big victory" as the outcome was due to the blessings of Lord Ayyappa . Those who support the ban ...More..

Wildfire proves to be one of the deadliest
by | Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Wildfire proves to be one of the deadliest

The "Wrecking Ball" crooner said she lost her entire home to the fire but made it out safely with her animals and other loved ones, urging people to donate to emergency services. "We live next to a lake and hav...More..

White House confirms Trump will not visit Arlington cemetery on Veteran's Day
by | Tuesday, November 13, 2018

White House confirms Trump will not visit Arlington cemetery on Veteran's Day

After Donald Trump failed to make it to the American war cemetery at Belleau in France at the weekend, the U.S. president has been gently mocked by the official Twitter account of the French army. on Novemb...More..

CNN To Sue Trump Over Banned Journalist Acosta
by | Tuesday, November 13, 2018

CNN To Sue Trump Over Banned Journalist Acosta

Donaldson on CNN's "Reliable Sources". "The White House can not run an orderly and fair press conference when a reporter acts this way, which is neither appropriate nor professional", the statement by Sande...More..

Botched Israeli Army operation in Gaza triggers sharp escalation in violence
by | Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Botched Israeli Army operation in Gaza triggers sharp escalation in violence

A senior Israeli special ops officer and seven militants, including a Hamas commander, were killed during an apparent botched mission inside the Gaza Strip that threatened to destroy a precarious ceasefir...More..

Trudeau Confirms Canadian Intelligence Heard Audio Tapes of Khashoggi Murder
by | Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Trudeau Confirms Canadian Intelligence Heard Audio Tapes of Khashoggi Murder

Turkey had given recordings related to the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi to Saudi Arabia , the United States, Germany, France and Britain, President Tayyip Erdogan said on November 10. That ...More..

Cabinet members called in to sign off May's Brexit deal
by | Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Cabinet members called in to sign off May's Brexit deal

He said: "It is vital MPs have all the information necessary to make the most important decision parliamentarians will be making since World War II". Mr Johnson joined other senior Tories, such as former educ...More..

CNN sues Trump Administration, demanding return of Acosta to White House
by | Tuesday, November 13, 2018

CNN sues Trump Administration, demanding return of Acosta to White House

CNN declared that the White House's justification for removing Acosta's access was a " lie ". Acosta went beyond probing about the president's "enemy of the people" remarks and seemed to challenge Sanders ...More..

Trump attacks Macron again for proposing a new European army
by | Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Trump attacks Macron again for proposing a new European army

The pair are in Paris , France , to mark 100 years since the armistice that ended World War I . Hours after President Trump used Twitter to criticize Emmanuel Macron , the French president hit back, s...More..

Mostly Non-Impactful Snow To Start Tuesday
by | Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Mostly Non-Impactful Snow To Start Tuesday

Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of rain, mainly before midnight. Highs will warm into the 50s on Thursday . Wednesday will be another December-like day with sunshine and increasing high clouds in the...More..

Democrats flip US Senate seat in Arizona as Sinema bests McSally
by | Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Democrats flip US Senate seat in Arizona as Sinema bests McSally

Republican Martha McSally congratulates Democrat Kyrsten Sinema after the AP calls the Arizona Senate race; Alicia Acuna reports from Scottsdale, Arizona. MS is a state with a dark history of racial violenc...More..

North and South Korea begin destroying border guard posts - DN - Defence Notes
by | Tuesday, November 13, 2018

North and South Korea begin destroying border guard posts - DN - Defence Notes

The existence of the bases contradicts President Donald Trump's assertion that his diplomacy is leading to the elimination of Pyongyang's nuclear and missile program. Under doveish South Korean President Mo...More..

The Quick Read on Jeff Sessions' Resignation as Attorney General
by | Tuesday, November 13, 2018

The Quick Read on Jeff Sessions' Resignation as Attorney General

The departure of Sessions, who was the first U.S. senator to back Trump's presidential run in 2016, was long expected, and came one day after Republicans lost control of the House of Representatives but boost...More..

Donald Trump largely alone as world leaders take aim at nationalism
by | Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Donald Trump largely alone as world leaders take aim at nationalism

There has been a similar resurgence in nationalist-populist sentiment from Brazil to Turkey and the Philippines, echoing trends in Russian Federation and the United States and challenging the multilateralism th...More..

Northern California fire death toll at 29
by | Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Northern California fire death toll at 29

At least five search teams were working in Paradise - a town of 27,000 that was largely incinerated on Thursday - and in surrounding Northern California communities. Caitlyn Jenner was among the fortunate one...More..

Netanyahu Approves Qatari Salary Deal as 'Right Step' to Avoid Gaza Collapse
by | Monday, November 12, 2018

Netanyahu Approves Qatari Salary Deal as 'Right Step' to Avoid Gaza Collapse

Ashraf al-Qidra, a spokesman for the Palestinian Ministry of Health in Gaza , said in a statement that the Palestinians were killed after Israeli forces targeted a group of people east of the city of Khan Youn...More..

US Appeals Court Rules Against Trump on DACA
by | Monday, November 12, 2018

US Appeals Court Rules Against Trump on DACA

DACA offers protections to roughly 700,000 young adults, mostly Hispanics, who entered the country as children. She said the court is not trying to infringe on the president's power regarding immigration law ...More..

More UK ministers on verge of quitting as PM faces Brexit rebellion
by | Monday, November 12, 2018

More UK ministers on verge of quitting as PM faces Brexit rebellion

And the Defence Secretary, Gavin Williamson - also a former Remainer - said there were many concerns with the paper and it must be made clear it was as far as the government would be willing to compromise. A tr...More..

California National Guard Headed To Camp Fire To Help Evacuations
by | Monday, November 12, 2018

California National Guard Headed To Camp Fire To Help Evacuations

The ferocious fire near the Northern California town of Paradise has grown to almost 110 square miles (285 square kilometers). The so-called Woolsey Fire burning west of Los Angeles has surpassed 15 squ...More..

by | Monday, November 12, 2018

Trump ditched cemetery visit to avoid causing Paris traffic jams, says Sanders

Some 2,289 others are buried at the Aisne-Marne American Cemetery next to Belleau Wood. Stung by criticism for not attending the event, the White House said Sunday that Trump didn't want to disrupt roadways w...More..

Palestinians: Israeli forces shoot dead Gaza man near fence
by | Monday, November 12, 2018

Palestinians: Israeli forces shoot dead Gaza man near fence

The payment is part of indirect Hamas-Israel understandings to improve living conditions for Gaza's 2 million people and subsequently scale down protests along Gaza-Israel fence. A Palestinian sniper shot dead ...More..

Gaza : Israeli special force assassinates six Palestinians, including Hamas leader
by | Monday, November 12, 2018

Gaza : Israeli special force assassinates six Palestinians, including Hamas leader

Medics and Hamas officials said at least seven people were killed, four of them militants, including Hamas commander Mr Baraka. "More details to follow", an Israeli army statement said, later adding that an Isr...More..

by | Monday, November 12, 2018

White House says Trump motorcade to WWI cemetery would have disrupted traffic

Donald Trump came under fire yesterday after he cancelled a visit to the Aisne-Marne American cemetery in Belleau, northern France, because of bad weather. "I helped plan all of President Obama's trips for 8...More..

New Report on Hush Payments Could Be Bad News for Trump
by | Monday, November 12, 2018

New Report on Hush Payments Could Be Bad News for Trump

But the U.S. attorney's office in Manhattan has reportedly gathered evidence revealing Trump's involvement in the transactions. Trump was "involved in or briefed on almost every step of the agreements", the ...More..

Haven't discussed anything with Whitaker on Russian probe
by | Monday, November 12, 2018

Haven't discussed anything with Whitaker on Russian probe

Like nearly anyone Trump might have named to replace Sessions, though, Whitaker has come in for bitter criticism from the Trump haters. "I took control of the Department of Justice the day I was sworn in...More..

by | Monday, November 12, 2018

Wildfires rage across California, killing at least five

In less than two days, the Woolsey Fire and the Hill Fire, which is also burning in Southern California , prompted evacuation orders for more than 250,000 people. Highway 101, the Los Angeles County Fire Depar...More..

Woman, 50, charged over strawberry needle crisis
by | Monday, November 12, 2018

Woman, 50, charged over strawberry needle crisis

The arrested woman was set to be charged on Sunday evening and is scheduled to appear in court in Brisbane on Monday. Australian strawberry brands were recalled after needles were found in them. The contami...More..

In Startling 180, Trump Says Pelosi 'Earned,' 'Deserves' Speakership
by | Monday, November 12, 2018

In Startling 180, Trump Says Pelosi 'Earned,' 'Deserves' Speakership

However, Democrats did eke out a narrow win to beat Scott Walker in Wisconsin and comfortably won the governor's office in MI. Andrew Gillum in Florida, Abrams in Georgia and Beto O'Rourke in Texas were among t...More..