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Rosenstein No Longer Overseeing Russia Probe

Rosenstein No Longer Overseeing Russia Probe Protesters nationwide have called for the protection of special counsel Mueller's investigation into potential coordination between Russian Federation and President Donald Trump's campaign. Whitaker's tweets are now hidden from public view. Some lawyers say it is illegal because he has not been confirmed by the Senate. President Donald Trump is moving to distance himself from Matthew Whitak... [Full Article...]

Democrats prepare to defend Mueller's Russian Federation inquiry

Democrats prepare to defend Mueller's Russian Federation inquiry If Whitaker doesn't recuse, Schumer said congressional Democrats will "attempt to add to must-pass legislation, in this case the spending bill, legislation that would prevent Mr. Former New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is under consideration to permanently succeed Sessions as attorney general, sources tell CBS News. The Democrats cited Whitaker's past public statements, which have included an op... [Full Article...]

Kremlin says French scotched Trump-Putin meeting

Kremlin says French scotched Trump-Putin meeting Standing in a Paris drizzle just feet from leaders including Presidents Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin , Macron used the culmination of a ceremony commemorating the centenary of the end of World War I to champion the work of global institutions such as the European Union and the United Nations . [Full Article...]

Six killed after Israeli incursion into Gaza Strip

Six killed after Israeli incursion into Gaza Strip Israeli gunfire has killed more than 220 Palestinians since the start of the demonstrations, which have included breaches of Israel's border fence. Palestinian officials said that in addition to Baraka, five other Hamas men and a member of the Popular Resistance Committees were killed. [Full Article...]

Australian strawberry supervisor 'inserted needles for revenge'

Australian strawberry supervisor 'inserted needles for revenge' The accused woman is due to appear in the Brisbane Magistrates Court tomorrow. Trinh's lawyer Michael Cridland made a bail application but withdrew it after magistrate Christine Roney advised it was "premature" because the motivation behind the alleged contamination was still unclear. [Full Article...]

Death toll rises in California wildfires

Death toll rises in California wildfires As the Camp Fire burns nearby, a scorched vehicle rests by gas pumps near Pulga, Calif., on Sunday, Nov. 11, 2018. That leaves a lot of dry vegetation to feed fires. But experts also pointed out to the president that places like Thousand Oaks, Malibu and Paradise were not "forests". The Hill Fire was 25% contained. [Full Article...]

Who Won, Who Lost? Midterm Muslim Candidates

Who Won, Who Lost? Midterm Muslim Candidates Democrat candidates Sharice Davids and Deb Haaland also broke new ground becoming the first Native American women elected to Congress. Omar will dedicate her time in Congress to infrastructure, health care and education. Tlaib linked her campaign to the surge of female political activism in the United States following Trump's stunning 2016 victory, alluding to the millions of women that t... [Full Article...]

Don’t Worry, Everybody, Ruth Bader Ginsburg Is "Up and Working"

Don’t Worry, Everybody, Ruth Bader Ginsburg Is We can all breathe a sigh of relief now: Her nephew said last night that Ginsburg is already "up and working", according to Reuters . The 85-year-old Ginsburg is "doing well" and was working from home , Supreme Court spokeswoman Kathy Arberg said . [Full Article...]

Boeing jet bound for Toronto crash-lands at Guyana airport, 10 injured

Boeing jet bound for Toronto crash-lands at Guyana airport, 10 injured Ten people were injured in scenes described as "chaos" as a Boeing airliner carrying 126 people, a lot of them Canadians, crash-landed in Guyana's capital Georgetown on Friday (Nov 9), skidding to a halt just before a steep drop. The crash site has been secured by the Guyana Police Force (GPF) and the Guyana Defence Force (GDF). The Guyana Civil Aviation Authority launched an investigation, an... [Full Article...]

Philippines' Imelda Marcos convicted of corruption, ordered to be arrested

Philippines' Imelda Marcos convicted of corruption, ordered to be arrested She was sentenced to prison for 6 years and 1 month to 11 years for each case. Imelda, 89, a sitting three-term congresswoman who is known for her huge collection of shoes, jewellery and artwork, once wielded enormous power in the Southeast Asian nation before her family was toppled in an army-backed popular uprising in 1986. [Full Article...]

Raging Wildfire Prompts Complete Evacuation of Malibu City in California

Raging Wildfire Prompts Complete Evacuation of Malibu City in California When the order came to evacuate, it was like the entire town of 27,000 residents chose to leave at once, they said . More than 2,200 firefighters were battling the blaze , backed up by helicopters and water tankers. "Just landed back home and had 1 hour to pack up & evacuate our home". In geographical terms, the current fire crisis is occurring in two locations: north of Sacramento, on a fir... [Full Article...]

China debuts world's first AI news presenter

China debuts world's first AI news presenter Xinhua News' English Twitter already shows the English-speaking AI anchor in action, covering stories about a museum exhibition at the World Internet Conference and China's plans to launch a Mars exploration in 2020. It's not hard to see how this type of technology could be used to create entirely realistic AI news anchors at some point in the near future. "AI anchors have officially be... [Full Article...]

Oil tanker and frigate collide off Norway, 7 injured

Oil tanker and frigate collide off Norway, 7 injured The Norwegian Accident Investigation Board, the Defense Accident Investigation Board and the Maltese Marine Safety Investigation Unit are all investing the incident. The Navy quickly evacuated all the crew except for 10 essential staff members to prevent a possible fuel leak. "According to our assessments, there's no reason to believe that anything, like an accident, could happen with the weap... [Full Article...]

Trump Begins Paris Visit With Attack on France’s Emmanuel Macron

Trump Begins Paris Visit With Attack on France’s Emmanuel Macron Trump, who is visiting France with his wife Melania for the second time since becoming president, was referring to a call made by Macron in an interview on Tuesday for a "real European army". We have many countries - the leadership from many countries will be there, especially since they heard the United States will be there". Trump and first lady Melania Trump will also visit the American cem... [Full Article...]

Recount chaos: Rick Scott says Palm Beach official flouting court order

Recount chaos: Rick Scott says Palm Beach official flouting court order Both Scott and Nelson sought to get the courts to intervene. The Nelson team now has officials in every county in the state monitoring votes, starting in Palm Beach County where the campaign thinks there are as many as 10,000 ballots that were mismarked or have other marks on the page that did not allow them to be read by voting machines and, therefore, not counted. [Full Article...]

High-level US-North Korea meeting postponed without reason

High-level US-North Korea meeting postponed without reason Nauert said the USA remained focussed on fulfilling the commitments agreed to by President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un at the Singapore summit in June , reported The Washington Post . Pyongyang has complained that Washington has not made concessions in return for the moves it has taken and last Friday warned it could resume development of its nuclear program if the ... [Full Article...]

Million Floridians Will Have Their Voting Rights Restored as Amendment 4 Passes

Million Floridians Will Have Their Voting Rights Restored as Amendment 4 Passes When almost two-thirds of Florida's voters said yes to Amendment 4 to restore voting rights to 1.4 million felons who completed their sentences, they sent a moral message with political consequences that will reverberate in Florida and nationally for years. [Full Article...]

Man dies after being attacked by shark in Whitsundays

Man dies after being attacked by shark in Whitsundays Both swimmers were pulled from the water by French tourists on another boat, who were the first to respond to the incident. French-speaking tourists launched a dinghy from their yacht and rescued Chritidis, O'Connell said. It comes as Tourism Minister Kate Jones announced a roundtable would be held on Friday with the Whitsunday Regional Council, marine experts and tourism industry officials. [Full Article...]

Hundreds of homes destroyed by California wildfire, deaths reported

Hundreds of homes destroyed by California wildfire, deaths reported Since starting at 6:30 a.m. PT just north of Sacramento, the fire is consuming 80 acres per minute - photos show that smoke is already reaching the Bay Area about 150 miles away. "Once it got going it picked up very rapidly". Jillian Smalley escaped her neighborhood as fire consumed everything around her. Flames and cinders crawled along the ground and up trees as she, her mother and grandmo... [Full Article...]

Democrats Already Ready to Demand Trump's Tax Returns

Democrats Already Ready to Demand Trump's Tax Returns Phil Bredesen, 74. Cuomo's senior campaign adviser, Maggie Moran, said turnout was very strong, with numbers more closely resembling a presidential election than a midterm contest, and that benefited Democrats. Colorado voters elected Jared Polis , making him the first openly gay man elected governor in the United States. Mr Trump is expected to wield the axe in the wake of the midterms, wit... [Full Article...]


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