Saturday November 17-th, 2018

Mahathir to scrap Malaysia-Singapore high-speed rail project Mahathir to scrap Malaysia-Singapore high-speed rail project

Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad confirmed in a press conference on Monday that Malaysia will drop the project, saying that it will not benefit his country. Alongside the HSR, former prime minister Najib also planned to launch the East Coa...

Syria Forbids Iran from Using Syrian Air Force Hangers

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov attends a meeting with his counterpart from Mozambique Jose Pacheco in Moscow, Russia May 28, 2018. Syrian rebels now hold areas in Daraa province close to the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights and Jordan ...

Giuliani says informant info key to giving Mueller interview Giuliani says informant info key to giving Mueller interview

Senator Jeff Flake of Arizona, who's been at odds with Trump for months, and compared with president with Soviet dictator Joseph Stalin in a Senate floor speech, said there's "a lot of alarm" about the president's tactics, even among members of his...

Armed Citizen Kills Gunman at Oklahoma City Restaurant Armed Citizen Kills Gunman at Oklahoma City Restaurant

He described the man's death as "a blessing". Four people were injured during the shooting, including a woman and a girl. Two of those shot are at the hospital undergoing surgery, police say. He said the only interaction police had with the suspect...

Teacher Who Tackled Indiana Shooter After Being Shot Breaks Silence Teacher Who Tackled Indiana Shooter After Being Shot Breaks Silence

Janna Lynas of Noblesville, whose son was coached by Seaman in football, said the teacher is a hero "and everyone here feels it". Seaman's wife, Colette Seaman, provided an initial statement to ABC News on behalf of her husband: "First of all, than...

Teacher Corrects Trump Letter and Sends it Back Teacher Corrects Trump Letter and Sends it Back

Why did she do this? Yvonne Mason , an Atlanta resident who retired this year after teaching middle and high school students in SC for 17 years, corrected grammatical mistakes in the letter bearing Trump's signature, including 11 instances of imp...

CATASTROPHIC flash flood in Ellicott City Maryland as state of EMERGENCY declared CATASTROPHIC flash flood in Ellicott City Maryland as state of EMERGENCY declared

Howard County Fire and EMS compared the situation to a flash flood in 2016 that left two people dead and forced Ellicott City to rebuild. If you would like to help Ellicott City residents, the Howard County Food Bank will accept donations...

Paris migrant hero who saved dangling child to meet Macron Paris migrant hero who saved dangling child to meet Macron

French minister and former government spokesman Christophe Castaner also took to Twitter to say how admirable it was that Mr Gassama stepped forward to save a life without giving any thought for his own. " Mamoudou Gassama usefully reminds us tha...

'Once in 1K Years' Flood Hits Maryland City Again

A witness says she watched cars being swept by flash flooding through a downtown street in Ellicott City. Flash flooding and water rescues are being reported in Maryland as heavy rain soaks much of the state. No injuries have been reported in the...

Hawaii street swallowed by 'lava tide' as many more homes burn Hawaii street swallowed by 'lava tide' as many more homes burn

However, a spokesperson for the geothermal plant told Hawaii News Now the lava is actually only 40 metres away from the nearest well, but said there was no indication any of the wells will be breached. Primary concern is sulfur dioxide from the eru...

Trump Is ‘Boiling the Frog’ With His Attacks on DOJ, Critics Say

While the president has worked to distract and misdirect public attention from the investigation with outlandish claims, special counsel Robert S. Mueller III's investigation has moved quietly, steadily forward. "I don't. I did when it came in". Re...

Australia and Netherlands Legally Hold Russia Responsible For 2014 MH17 Attack Australia and Netherlands Legally Hold Russia Responsible For 2014 MH17 Attack

A damaged missile is displayed during a news conference by members of the Joint Investigation Team, comprising the authorities from Australia, Belgium, Malaysia, the Netherlands and Ukraine who present interim results in the ongoing investigation o...

Lava in Hawaii so widespread it can be seen from space

We monitor for hydrogen sulfide and sulfur dioxide on a continuous basis". A series of summit explosions on Saturday spewed ash from Kilauea volcano up to 11,000ft and dusted communities to the south-west, the Hawaiian Volcano Observatory said.

Arlene Foster: Referendum will have ‘no impact’ on law in NI Arlene Foster: Referendum will have ‘no impact’ on law in NI

In a referendum on Friday, the once deeply Catholic nation voted to scrap a prohibition on abortion by a margin of two-to-one, a landslide victory that astonished campaigners as citizens of every age and background demanded the change they had spen...

Italy’s premier-designate quits bid to form government Italy’s premier-designate quits bid to form government

The leaders of the two populist parties were furious over the Mattarella veto. After winning elections in 1994, the media magnate, who was already in the crosshairs of the Italian justice system, proposed to president Oscar Luigi Scalfaro to nomina...

U.S. deal will keep ZTE in business U.S. deal will keep ZTE in business

Under the new deal brokered by the Commerce Department, according to the Times , ZTE would pay a substantial fine, hire American compliance officers to be placed at the firm and make changes to its current management team. After ZTE makes a series o...

Woman held captive slips note to veterinary employee Woman held captive slips note to veterinary employee

Volusia County Sherriff's Office in Florida said the 28-year-old woman alleged she was being held captive by her abusive boyfriend. The woman had convinced Floyd to let her take their dog to the Deland Animal Hospital (pictured). While at DeLand...

Giuliani advises no Mueller interview without informant info Giuliani advises no Mueller interview without informant info

It's unclear, however, if Trump would heed his lawyers' advice. Trump instead referred to those hurt in romantic, generational terms. And the FBI was extraordinarily careful not to let the fact of their investigation leak to the press before th...

U.S. warships sail near disputed Islands in South China Sea U.S. warships sail near disputed Islands in South China Sea

China now asserts its right to the islands. Washington has said it would like to see more worldwide participation in its freedom of navigation operations in the South China Sea, through which about $5trn of ship-borne trade passes each year.

Flash Flooding in Ellicott City Flash Flooding in Ellicott City

The area was still working to recover after being devastated by flooding in 2016 . They're saying rescuers will come to help. Authorities have no immediate report of any injuries or fatalities though information is still preliminary. The National ...

Maryland's Ellicott City inundated by flash floods; crews conduct water rescues

Brown water rushed through Ellicott City's Main Street, toppling buildings and sweeping up cars like toys. Rescue teams are responding to the area. Two people were killed. "Strong storms bringing heavy rain & potential for flash floods are now ...

U.S. officials cross into North Korea ‘to prepare Trump-Kim talks’ U.S. officials cross into North Korea ‘to prepare Trump-Kim talks’

Our United States team has arrived in North Korea to make arrangements for the Summit between Kim Jong Un and myself. President Donald Trump , right, talks as Joshua Holt, who was recently released from a prison in Venezuela, joins him in th...

First photos purporting to show demolition of North Korean nuclear site unveiled First photos purporting to show demolition of North Korean nuclear site unveiled

President Donald Trump leads a prison reform roundtable in the Roosevelt Room at the White House, on January 11, 2018 in Washington, DC. The meeting with the North Korean leader appeared to go very well, as it yielded future meetings between the tw...

Italy's PM-designate fails to form government after president vetoes minister Italy's PM-designate fails to form government after president vetoes minister

The pair of rival populists who had agreed to forge a governing coalition together exploded in anger after President Sergio Mattarella announced at the Quirinal presidential palace that he was refusing to appoint a minister whose views could rattle a...

Danica Patrick's Career Ends With Crash At Indy 500 Danica Patrick's Career Ends With Crash At Indy 500

There's also a huge omission from the field, as James Hinchcliffe was bumped out during last week's Bump Day, and so the race will be missing one of the season's top five contenders. He managed his fuel strategy perfectly as Oriol Servia and Jack H...

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