Netanyahu to meet with Putin after downing of Russian plane

Israeli prosecutors say Sarah Netanyahu is accused of misuse of funds, paying almost 100,000 United States dollars for food deliveries. In 2016, a court ruled that she had abused one of her housekeepers and was ordered to pay a fine of $42,000 (£32... More..

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Trump claims Kavanaugh 'proven innocent' of sexual assault allegations
by | Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Trump claims Kavanaugh 'proven innocent' of sexual assault allegations

Kavanaugh's critics, unhappy with the Senate process, Kavanaugh's record and the way sexual assault allegations were handled, still plan to continue their protests against him. One of the women accusing the jud...More..

Indonesia mulls making quake areas mass graves
by | Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Indonesia mulls making quake areas mass graves

The number of people believed missing from the quake and tsunami that struck Indonesia's Palu city has soared to 5,000, an official said yesterday (Oct 7), an indication that far more may have perished in the...More..

Nikki Haley Resigns as United Nations Ambassador
by | Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Nikki Haley Resigns as United Nations Ambassador

As U.S. ambassador to the U.N., Haley traveled to Africa and Central America. "And Ivanka has been just a great friend", Haley said. "I have given everything I've got these last eight years", she said, refe...More..

Kim Jong-un wants Pope Francis to visit North Korea, says Seoul
by | Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Kim Jong-un wants Pope Francis to visit North Korea, says Seoul

The president of the Korean Bishops conference, Archbishop Hyginus Kim Hee-Joong, was present at a dinner for the South Korean delegation in Pyongyang last month, during the third summit between Korean leaders....More..

Was Khashoggi sent to Istanbul by Embassy in DC?
by | Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Was Khashoggi sent to Istanbul by Embassy in DC?

The Washington Post reports a Turkish investigation has revealed that a group of about 15 Saudi men traveled to Istanbul to kill Khashoggi as he visited the consulate. The kingdom has a long history of abd...More..

Nikki Haley resigns as United Nations ambassador
by | Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Nikki Haley resigns as United Nations ambassador

Trump nominated Haley to the United Nations job in November of 2016. Trump announced, "At the end of the year Nikki will be leaving". For her part, the 46-year-old Haley told reporters Tuesday in the Oval...More..

Explosion and fire at Canada's largest oil refinery
by | Tuesday, October 09, 2018

Explosion and fire at Canada's largest oil refinery

Irving Oil exports more than half of that to the United States, and the refinery is a critical source of fuel for the Northeast energy market , CNBC reported. She told the AP that her whole house shook, and sh...More..

Pakistan To Open Talks With IMF For Emergency Financial Assistance
by | Tuesday, October 09, 2018

Pakistan To Open Talks With IMF For Emergency Financial Assistance

Growth estimates for the euro area and Britain also was revised down. The IMF has been recommending that Chinese authorities de-emphasize the quantity of growth to focus more on its quality and sustainabili...More..

Real identity of second Russian linked to Skripal poisoning revealed by Bellingcat
by | Tuesday, October 09, 2018

Real identity of second Russian linked to Skripal poisoning revealed by Bellingcat

Alexander Yevgenyevich Mishkin , a trained military doctor in the employ of the GRU ", the British-based group said in a report published on its website. Sergei Skripal, a former colonel in Russia's GRU m...More..

In Latvia parliamentary election: preliminary results
by | Tuesday, October 09, 2018

In Latvia parliamentary election: preliminary results

With over 95 per cent of votes counted, preliminary results Sunday from Latvia's electoral committee showed the left-wing Harmony party was leading with 20 per cent support. "Forming a new government will be ve...More..

'Rapid, Far-Reaching, and Unprecedented' Global Action Needed to 'Prevent Climate Catastrophe'
by | Tuesday, October 09, 2018

'Rapid, Far-Reaching, and Unprecedented' Global Action Needed to 'Prevent Climate Catastrophe'

The IPCC met last week in Incheon, South Korea to finalize the report , prepared at the request of governments in 2015 to assess the feasibility and importance of limiting warming to 1.5C. The IPCC does not do...More..

Susan Collins Kavanaugh vote angers liberal activists
by | Tuesday, October 09, 2018

Susan Collins Kavanaugh vote angers liberal activists

The page was created before the moderate Republican from ME announced her decision on the Senate floor Friday. "This vote is a complete betrayal of ME voters, of the women who have called her offices, and wri...More..

Limo deaths: The faces of America's worst horror crash in decade
by | Tuesday, October 09, 2018

Limo deaths: The faces of America's worst horror crash in decade

He's a Democrat from Amsterdam. The passengers were headed to a 30th birthday party. The NTSB , a federal agency, is investigating the crash and will look at the adequacy of regulations for limousines, whose...More..

by | Tuesday, October 09, 2018

Irving Oil confirms 'major incident' at Saint John refinery

He said: "We probably import more gasoline from that single refinery than any other single refinery around the world". The local refinery is a North Atlantic facility and it is still running with no issues, s...More..

Brazil's Far-Right Candidate Grabs Lead Ahead Of Second Round Presidential Election
by | Tuesday, October 09, 2018

Brazil's Far-Right Candidate Grabs Lead Ahead Of Second Round Presidential Election

Bolsonaro sailed through Sunday's first-round presidential election, picking up 46 percent of the vote. He will leave office at the end of the year as a deeply unpopular figure in a country with 13 million u...More..

Senate confirms Brett Kavanaugh to US Supreme Court
by | Tuesday, October 09, 2018

Senate confirms Brett Kavanaugh to US Supreme Court

The ceremony took place in the room where the justices meet for their private conferences. "The tactics have energized our base", he told the Washington Post . When Sen. Jeff Flake of Arizona cast his vote i...More..

Saudi Arabia denies 'baseless' reports of Turkish ambassador's expulsion
by | Tuesday, October 09, 2018

Saudi Arabia denies 'baseless' reports of Turkish ambassador's expulsion

A Turkish official told the AP late Saturday that an "initial assessment" by police concluded Khashoggi had been killed at the consulate. Khashoggi had gone to the consulate to obtain official documents ...More..

No Columbus Day in Columbus, Ohio? City says it can't afford one
by | Tuesday, October 09, 2018

No Columbus Day in Columbus, Ohio? City says it can't afford one

While Columbus Day is still a holiday, there are some states that do not celebrate or acknowledge the day. The mayor's office has said this decision is not connected to the nationwide movement to rename Col...More..

Susan Collins will vote to confirm Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court
by | Tuesday, October 09, 2018

Susan Collins will vote to confirm Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court

Kavanaugh was accused by Ford in September of committing sexual and physical assault while they were both at a party in high school. Ultimately, it was Collins who put Kavanaugh on the brink of a lifetime app...More..

Suze Orman: Kavanaugh's Supreme Court confirmation is a 'devastating blow for women'
by | Tuesday, October 09, 2018

Suze Orman: Kavanaugh's Supreme Court confirmation is a 'devastating blow for women'

Then came bombshell testimony from university research psychologist Christine Blasey Ford that Kavanaugh had sexually assaulted her at a gathering when they were in school. "I thought the way they conducted the...More..

Hope Hicks has a new job
by | Tuesday, October 09, 2018

Hope Hicks has a new job

Hicks resigned from her White House position in April. Hope Hicks , formerly a close aide to President Trump, is joining "New Fox", the TV company that will be left after 21st Century Fox completes the...More..

Brett Kavanaugh participates in swearing-in ceremony at White House
by | Tuesday, October 09, 2018

Brett Kavanaugh participates in swearing-in ceremony at White House

Trump lauded Kavanaugh as a "brilliant jurist" and blamed Democrats for the focus on decades-old allegations of sexual misconduct that dominated debate in the weeks before the nominee's Senate confirmati...More..

President Trump speaks at International Association of Chiefs of Police convention
by | Tuesday, October 09, 2018

President Trump speaks at International Association of Chiefs of Police convention

Trump and Rosenstein spoke the week after the report came out and had planned to meet to discuss the issue further but that meeting was postponed, the White House said at the time. "No, I don't. No", Trump re...More..

Who is Craig Coyne? Meet George W. Bush's new son-in-law
by | Monday, October 08, 2018

Who is Craig Coyne? Meet George W. Bush's new son-in-law

Former first daughter Barbara Bush tied the knot on Sunday in Kennebunkport, Maine . @laurawbush and I are so proud of our compassionate, daring, fierce, kind, intelligent, loving daughter. The 36-year-old d...More..

Melania Trump in Egypt to tour pyramids, Sphinx
by | Monday, October 08, 2018

Melania Trump in Egypt to tour pyramids, Sphinx

However, social media users have been quick to mock the First Lady - questioning what it is she actually does beyond grabbing headlines with her outfit choices . "It's a reflection of her outdated understa...More..

How are you fighting climate change?
by | Monday, October 08, 2018

How are you fighting climate change?

They want you to help them save it. "We acknowledge this and we all know we need to do more", she said. Where Has The Warning Come From? With clear benefits to people and natural ecosystems, limiting ...More..

Palestinian gunman kills two Israelis in West Bank: Israeli military
by | Monday, October 08, 2018

Palestinian gunman kills two Israelis in West Bank: Israeli military

Another woman in her 50s was seriously wounded. Troops had searched his house and surveyed it in preparation for demolition, and detained for questioning several Palestinians suspected of assisting him, the I...More..

by | Monday, October 08, 2018

Tropical Storm Michael almost a hurricane, expected to hit Florida

The hurricane center warned that the storm could produce a foot (30 centimeters) of rain in western Cuba, potentially triggering flash floods and mudslides in mountainous areas. Tampa Bay has about a 40 percent...More..

by | Monday, October 08, 2018

Two Americans win Nobel Prize in economics

His economic approaches to global warming include modeling to determine the efficient path for coping with climate change. On the other hand, Romer's research showed that how economic forces command the firms...More..