Trump says CNNs Acosta a rude, bad person over question about immigrants

A visibly angry President Donald Trump branded CNN's White House correspondent Jim Acosta a "rude, awful person" and an "enemy of the people" in a testy exchange on national television Wednesday the day after America's midterm elections. "Put down ... More..

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Find your polling place or drop-off locations for mail ballot
by | Wednesday, November 07, 2018

Find your polling place or drop-off locations for mail ballot

Early voters in Texas now surpassing the state's total turnout from 2014; insight from GOP strategist Justin Wallin. Voters without identification can vote by provisional ballot . "We have had problems like ...More..

Stacey Abrams fizzles in Georgia
by | Wednesday, November 07, 2018

Stacey Abrams fizzles in Georgia

Abrams' opponent Brian Kemp denounced the robo-calls as "vile". Their goal is to prevent Kemp, who now serves as Georgia's secretary of state, from declaring the victor of today's election and from being in...More..

Ted Cruz holds back the Democrat Texas tide - for now
by | Wednesday, November 07, 2018

Ted Cruz holds back the Democrat Texas tide - for now

His challenge to Cruz was bolstered by more than $70 million in donations from across the country, making the race the most expensive Senate contest in USA history. However, O'Rourke ran his campaign with the a...More..

Quinnipiac poll shows Gillum, Nelson leading by 7 on eve of election
by | Wednesday, November 07, 2018

Quinnipiac poll shows Gillum, Nelson leading by 7 on eve of election

Bill Nelson holds a 7-point lead over Republican challenger Gov. Rick Scott in the Florida Senate race, according to a new Quinnipiac poll released Monday. Trump covets the Senate seats held by Democr...More..

Driver likely intoxicated in crash that killed 4
by | Tuesday, November 06, 2018

Driver likely intoxicated in crash that killed 4

Several Girl Scouts sang songs in memory of the victims. "It is with profound sadness that we join together in mourning the tragic loss of our Girl Scout sisters". The community of Chippewa Falls gathered Sunda...More..

Texas newlyweds die in helicopter crash while leaving their wedding
by | Monday, November 05, 2018

Texas newlyweds die in helicopter crash while leaving their wedding

According to the couple's wedding website , nuptials were Saturday at the ranch in Uvalde, which is about 85 miles west of San Antonio. They responded with several other agencies and were able to locate the...More..

Trump Administration Announces New Iran Sanctions, Possible Waivers for China, Others
by | Monday, November 05, 2018

Trump Administration Announces New Iran Sanctions, Possible Waivers for China, Others

The reimposition of sanctions lifted under a 2015 nuclear deal adds 300 new designations in Iran's oil, shipping, insurance and banking sectors, to try to sharply reduce the country's petroleum revenues, a ...More..

Facing heat, Australia to take children off Nauru by year-end
by | Sunday, November 04, 2018

Facing heat, Australia to take children off Nauru by year-end

A poll conducted by Sydney's Daily Telegraph newspaper in late October revealed that more than 80 percent of Australians were in favour of resettling the children on Nauru after the Australian Medical Assoc...More..

Indonesian Official Says One 'Black Box' Recovered From Boeing Crash Site
by | Sunday, November 04, 2018

Indonesian Official Says One 'Black Box' Recovered From Boeing Crash Site

Claims that the Lion Air plane was flying erratically are corroborated by data collected by flight-tracking websites , the AP said. Rescuers have retrieved 24 bags of body parts after a Lion Air plane wi...More..

Obama, Trump clash in final pitches to midterm voters
by | Sunday, November 04, 2018

Obama, Trump clash in final pitches to midterm voters

It's a sign of tribal divisions that are driving much of what has happened in the 2018 campaign, and voters will resolve what remains to be seen - the outcome. Beto O'Rourke, a rising star in the Democratic Par...More..

Georgia Sec. of State's office: Failed alleged hack of voter system
by | Sunday, November 04, 2018

Georgia Sec. of State's office: Failed alleged hack of voter system

It is also a fact that Brian Kemp is the last person who can be trusted on cyber security given his record of leaking the personal information and social security numbers of six million Georgians. On Sunday m...More..

US' Real Goal is to Overthrow Iranian Government - Prof on Sanctions
by | Sunday, November 04, 2018

US' Real Goal is to Overthrow Iranian Government - Prof on Sanctions

Sanctions on Iran are expected to be reinstated Monday, the result of U.S. President Donald Trump's withdrawal earlier this year from the nuclear agreement between Iran and six world powers. "Hundreds of busi...More..

United Nations says over 7mn Yemeni children face 'serious' starvation threat
by | Sunday, November 04, 2018

United Nations says over 7mn Yemeni children face 'serious' starvation threat

Geert Cappelaere told The Associated Press in an interview from Yemen that recent USA calls for a cease-fire are imperative to ending the almost four-year war, which pits a Saudi-led coalition against Iran-al...More..

Jhlo Low, ex-Goldman bankers accused of laundering billions in stolen funds
by | Saturday, November 03, 2018

Jhlo Low, ex-Goldman bankers accused of laundering billions in stolen funds

A family friend of Mr Najib, Mr Low had no official role at 1MDB but had considerable influence over its dealings and was often in contact with Mr Najib, according to United States authorities. government. ...More..

by | Saturday, November 03, 2018

USA urges return of Khashoggi's remains to family

After initially insisting Khashoggi left the consulate unharmed, then saying he died in a brawl, the Saudi regime has admitted he was killed by a "rogue operation" on October 2. Prince Mohammad bin Salman, ...More..

Turkey: Khashoggi strangled to death, then dismembered
by | Saturday, November 03, 2018

Turkey: Khashoggi strangled to death, then dismembered

Hatice Cengiz , the fiancee of slain Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi , is seen during an interview with Reuters in London , Britain, October 29, 2018. Turkish authorities have repeatedly accused Riyadh of c...More..

'Father of Taliban' Mullah Sami ul-Haq killed in Pakistan: deputy
by | Saturday, November 03, 2018

'Father of Taliban' Mullah Sami ul-Haq killed in Pakistan: deputy

A security guard of Sami ul Haq also has sustained serious injury, the report said. Maulana Samiul Haq was also the leader the Darul Uloom Haqqania religious seminary and was openly supporting the Taliban-led...More..

Fight between driver and passenger causes deadly crash in China
by | Friday, November 02, 2018

Fight between driver and passenger causes deadly crash in China

Police examined nearly 2,300 hours of surveillance videos along the bus route to determine the cause of the accident which gripped the nation. Police said the passenger was angry the driver had missed her s...More..

Sweeping Iran sanctions target oil, banks
by | Friday, November 02, 2018

Sweeping Iran sanctions target oil, banks

The U.S. had called for all countries to "zero out" their oil purchases from Iran , which India has not done. The US has insisted all along that it wanted every country to reduce oil imports from Iran to zer...More..

Indonesia closing in on plane's black box
by | Friday, November 02, 2018

Indonesia closing in on plane's black box

The US plane maker said in a statement: "The Boeing Company is deeply saddened by the loss of Lion Air flight JT 610". As the plane crashed in shallow water, recovering the black boxes should be easier than...More..

Cop-killing immigrant also entered United States during Bush's presidency
by | Friday, November 02, 2018

Cop-killing immigrant also entered United States during Bush's presidency

US President Donald Trump faced scathing criticism on Thursday for an advertisement linking Democrats and immigrants to violent crime, with some fellow Republicans blasting it as "sickening" and the most ra...More..

by | Friday, November 02, 2018

Oprah doorknocks in support of possible first black female U.S. governor

Winfrey said. "I am here today because of Stacey Abrams ". Asked whether she is planning on voting for Abrams, the woman said yes - and that she has an early voting plan. In the past two years, his most memo...More..

Saudi Arabia hosts USA evangelical Christians, Israel supporters
by | Friday, November 02, 2018

Saudi Arabia hosts USA evangelical Christians, Israel supporters

Besides providing " enormous opportunities " for American " wealth generation ", the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia remains a " solid partner " in the United States effort to " change " Iran's behavior, Pompeo said....More..

More Than 5000 Troops Deployed To The Border
by | Friday, November 02, 2018

More Than 5000 Troops Deployed To The Border

President Donald Trump has hardened his stance on immigration ahead of November 6 congressional elections. The massive deployment marks a sharp increase from initial estimates last week, when United States of...More..

Backed Syria Kurds accuse Turkey of jeopardizing ISIS fight
by | Thursday, November 01, 2018

Backed Syria Kurds accuse Turkey of jeopardizing ISIS fight

FILE - In this April 4, 2018 file photo, a US soldier sits in an armored vehicle on a road leading to the tense front line with Turkish-backed fighters, in Manbij , north Syria. The Turkish government also dem...More..

PA Demands Israel Be Held Accountable For Killing 3 Children
by | Thursday, November 01, 2018

PA Demands Israel Be Held Accountable For Killing 3 Children

The Israeli Security Cabinet met on Sunday evening to discuss the situation on the border with the Gaza Strip with the participation of senior security and army officials. Alon Schvartzer, director of Policy fo...More..

Sen. Lindsey Graham says he'll introduce legislation to end birthright citizenship
by | Thursday, November 01, 2018

Sen. Lindsey Graham says he'll introduce legislation to end birthright citizenship

It is the latest dramatic development on Mr Trump's war on immigration , with children of non-citizens and illegal immigrants born on United States soil now firmly in his sights. Revoking birthright citiz...More..

Will Trump end the Chinese boom in U.S. birthright citizenship?
by | Thursday, November 01, 2018

Will Trump end the Chinese boom in U.S. birthright citizenship?

Ryan should be focusing on preserving the Republican majority in the House of Representatives, Trump tweeted on Wednesday , rather than giving opinions on the issue of birthright citizenship , " something h...More..

SC acquits Asia bibi in blasphemy case
by | Wednesday, October 31, 2018

SC acquits Asia bibi in blasphemy case

Asia Bibi, 47, had been on death row for eight years. She was convicted and sentenced to death. We are grateful to the judges for giving us justice. Pakistan's Supreme Court on Wednesday overturned the con...More..