Saturday November 17-th, 2018

Justice minister resigns from government to vote against Theresa May on Brexit

The MP says he will back a knife edge vote created to give parliament the power to vote down May's Brexit deal . May, who faces one of her most crucial weeks since becoming prime minister, will address the backbench Conservative 1922 Committee on ...

Kim summit to cost Singapore 'around $20 million': PM Lee Kim summit to cost Singapore 'around $20 million': PM Lee

During a tour of various attractions in Singapore on Monday, Kim said " Singapore is clean and attractive and every building is stylish" as he had heard of in the past, according to the KCNA. Many experts on North Korea remain sceptical Kim...

Kim, Trump arrive in Singapore for landmark summit

US President Donald Trump and North Korea leader Kim Jong Un walk off their lunch at the Capella resort. Earlier this morning, the tweeter-in-chief expressed his elation about being in Singapore and feeling "excitement in the air". In global di...

President Trump Takes the Reigns in Historic Meeting with Kim Jong President Trump Takes the Reigns in Historic Meeting with Kim Jong

North Korea has nothing like a free press, so it is unclear in exactly what function the North Korean "reporters" were serving. North Korea , however, has shown little appetite for surrendering nuclear weapons it considers vital to the survival o...

US Imposes More Sanctions on Russian Entities, Citing Cyberattacks - Treasury US Imposes More Sanctions on Russian Entities, Citing Cyberattacks - Treasury

The Treasury Department announced sanctions against five companies and three people on Monday, saying they'd help develop many of hacks coming out of Russian Federation. security nonetheless. "The United States is committed to aggressively targetin...

Donald Trump Reveals Larry Kudlow Suffered a Heart Attack Donald Trump Reveals Larry Kudlow Suffered a Heart Attack

A 70-year-old former financier, Mr. Kudlow left Wall Street in 2001 to work for the conservative magazine National Review and later appeared in a string of political and economic current affairs shows on the MSNBC news channel. Kudlow, who was born ...

1 killed, 2 injured in stabbing incident on Japan's Shinkansen bullet train 1 killed, 2 injured in stabbing incident on Japan's Shinkansen bullet train

A spokesman for Kanagawa Prefectural Police said Ichiro Kojima, 22, admitted randomly assaulting passengers on the train with multiple blades because he was feeling frustrated, the English-language Japan Times reported. Some were holding removed se...

Natural disaster and ash eruption hit Kilauea volcano Natural disaster and ash eruption hit Kilauea volcano

Geological Survey. New footage has been released by the United States Geological Survey (USGS) showing lava stretching a mile out to sea after filling Kapoho Bay on Hawaii's Big Island. Hundreds of homes have been destroyed, and thousands of pe...

Timeline of Donald Trump's war of words (and trade) with Justin Trudeau Timeline of Donald Trump's war of words (and trade) with Justin Trudeau

Trudeau said at a news conference Saturday that he was disappointed in the Trump administration's action to impose tariffs on aluminum and steel imports from Canada , Mexico and the European Union. Trudeau . Canada's limited options mean "t...

President Trump tweets economic adviser Larry Kudlow hospitalized after heart attack President Trump tweets economic adviser Larry Kudlow hospitalized after heart attack

Kudlow, though only on the job since March, has become a popular figure in the White House who is known for gregarious and seasoned manner in an administration frequently riven by rivalries and disputes. Senior White House economic adviser Larry Kud...

Missing US air force officer found after 35 years Missing US air force officer found after 35 years

Air Force Capt. William Howard Hughes Jr . started at Kirtland in 1981, working on NATO's command, control and communications surveillance systems. At the time of his disappearance, he had top secret investigation clearance and was assigned to the...

Trump tweets that his top economic advisor suffered heart attack Trump tweets that his top economic advisor suffered heart attack

Trump's choice of Kudlow to be his top economic aide elevated the influence of a longtime fixture on the business news network CNBC. The meeting was shadowed by the Trump administration's escalation of rhetoric on trade and tariffs and splintered s...

Victims of domestic, gang violence 'generally' won't qualify for asylum: Jeff Sessions Victims of domestic, gang violence 'generally' won't qualify for asylum: Jeff Sessions

Immigration judges in the U.S. are required to rule on cases according to the attorney general's interpretation. The appeals board is typically the highest government authority on immigration law, but the attorney general has the power to assign ca...

Trump lashes out at U.S. allies in Twitter rant Trump lashes out at U.S. allies in Twitter rant

We are sticking to them and whoever reneges on them is showing incoherence and inconsistency. Yet, Mrs May insisted the United Kingdom "fully intends to honour the commitments" made at the G7, in spite of Mr Trump's withdrawal from the communique...

Egypt and Ethiopia Agree to Avoid Clash over Huge Nile River Dam Egypt and Ethiopia Agree to Avoid Clash over Huge Nile River Dam

Upstream Nile Basin country Ethiopia and downstream Sudan eye massive benefits from the GERD construction, while downstream Egypt is concerned it might affect its 55.5-billion-cubic-meter annual share of the river water. Addis Ababa hopes the finishe...

Fast facts on Trump's clash with allies over trade Fast facts on Trump's clash with allies over trade

The United States and Canada are facing a diplomatic and trade crisis as top White House advisers hurled insults at Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Monday morning, accusing him of "stabbing the U.S. Trudeau pulled a "sophomoric political ...

North Korea's Kim lands in Singapore ahead of summit with Trump North Korea's Kim lands in Singapore ahead of summit with Trump

A CNN analyst, in a report titled 'Four steps for a successful Trump-Kim summit' , highlights how "it is still hard to predict how any summit will go (especially with two unpredictable leaders such as Trump and Kim)". defines it", said Enos, who...

Trump G7 tweets 'sobering and depressing': Merkel Trump G7 tweets 'sobering and depressing': Merkel

To Abe's left stands United States national security adviser John Bolton, the only one in the picture who looked as if he might have been in the middle of talking. Macron also tweeted Saturday a photo of the other leaders and aides surrounding Trump,...

Merkel: G7 agree on commitment to rules-based trade Merkel: G7 agree on commitment to rules-based trade

Russian Federation was expelled following Vladimir Putin's annexation of Crimea in 2014, which Mr Trump characterised as "something happened a while ago". The G7 nations are Canada, France, the United States, the United Kingdom , Germany, Japan an...

Trump deepens G7 divide with call to readmit Russia Trump deepens G7 divide with call to readmit Russia

French President Emmanuel Macron said it was possible to make progress on trade issues that have split the United States and its allies after meeting with U.S. Trump also lashed out at long-time allies over their criticism of his trade policies. "$80...

Saudi Arabia says Yemen rebel fire kills 3 in kingdom

The UN and aid agencies have pleaded with the Saudi-led force against an attack on Hodeida, warning that it could lead to mass civilian casualties and starvation. "These senseless actions of the terrorist Iranian-Houthi militia fall under hostile a...

All eyes on Trump, Kim Jong-un summit on Tuesday All eyes on Trump, Kim Jong-un summit on Tuesday

The move was in reaction to North Korea's criticism of USA vice president Mike Pence's statement that the country could meet the same fate as Libya if it failed to meet a nuclear deal with the US. Trump had previously said the talks might extend be...

California valedictorian veers off script, has mic silenced California valedictorian veers off script, has mic silenced

The valedictorian later posted a full version of her planned speech to YouTube , which read, "And even learning on a campus in which some people defend perpetrators of sexual assault and silence their victims, we didn't let that drag us down".

Opinion analysis: Justices rule for OH in voter-registration dispute Opinion analysis: Justices rule for OH in voter-registration dispute

Postal Service lists of changed addresses, but not everyone who moves notifies the post office. But not everyone who moves notifies the post office, the state said. The former OH secretary of state was named in the legal case. Facing those sorts of...

Fox News host sorry for calling Trump, Kim two dictators

I'll never claim to be a flawless human being. "And so you have to give him huge credit for being there". The gaffe was made on Sunday during a Fox and Friends segment when Huntsman turned to Trumpian Anthony Scaramucci and said this: "This...

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