Friday October 19-th, 2018

United States judge jails Trump's former campaign chief Manafort United States judge jails Trump's former campaign chief Manafort

Trump condemned the treatment of Manafort, a veteran Washington political consultant, as he sought to paint Mueller's team as well as the Federal Bureau of Investigation - which Mueller once ran - as deeply biased and illegitimate. "This is not mi...

Attorney general of NY Barbara Underwood sues Trump Foundation Attorney general of NY Barbara Underwood sues Trump Foundation

Trump or his businesses to nonprofits, regardless of their objective or legality", said New York Attorney General Barbara Underwood. The lawsuit also claims Trump used the foundation illegally to raise $2.8 million to support his presidential c...

Beijing Ready to Retaliate Against US Tariffs on Chinese Goods Beijing Ready to Retaliate Against US Tariffs on Chinese Goods

Beijing has announced its own tariff measures targeting Washington, following the White House's confirmation on Friday that a new round of duties against Chinese goods will go into effect in three weeks. In that year, the USA says its goods tra...

Jerrold Nadler: 'Asterisk' on Trump's election after IG report Jerrold Nadler: 'Asterisk' on Trump's election after IG report

The Russia investigation began in July 2016, according to Comey, and is now being overseen by Mueller. "That provides a ideal incentive for Barack Obama's Department of Justice to make the Hillary Clinton email investigation go away like an Alka-...

Fireball whisky covers interstate after big rigs crash in Arkansas Fireball whisky covers interstate after big rigs crash in Arkansas

Two semi-trucks crashed on a highway in Arkansas Thursday morning, leaving miniature bottles of whiskey scattered across the road. Two trucks collided on the interstate, causing one of the trucks to catch fire. Police said that injuries were repor...

Government plans 'upskirting' law after Tory MP Christopher Chope blocks bill Government plans 'upskirting' law after Tory MP Christopher Chope blocks bill

His objection was met with booing from other members of parliament. The British government is backing a proposed law that would make it a criminal offense to take "upskirting" photos. Justice Minister Lucy Frazer called upskirting "a disgusting inv...

Border Patrol Vehicle 'Hits Native American Man, Drives Away'

The Tohono O'odham reservation, which straddles the U.S. -Mexico border, became a well-travelled entry point to the U.S. for undocumented immigrants and traffickers after federal officials tightened border security at larger points of entry.

DHS: Nearly 2000 Children Separated From Adults At Border In 6 Weeks

The separations were not broken down by age, and included separations for illegal entry, immigration violations or possible criminal conduct by the adult. Democratic Representative Luis Gutierrez of IL told reporters the administration is "skirting t...

U.S. and China Officially in a Trade War over "Unfair Trade Practices"

Beijing earlier drew up a list of $50 billion in USA products that would face retaliatory tariffs , including beef and soybeans, a shot at Trump's supporters in rural America. The United States now dominates those industries, but Chinese governmen...

Taxi hits pedestrians in Moscow amid World Cup festivities Taxi hits pedestrians in Moscow amid World Cup festivities

This report will be updated. Sobyanin added that he was overseeing authorities' response. Emin said a pair of Mexican fans and "mostly Russians" were hit by the taxi. ITAR-TASS and other Russian news agencies later quoted the Moscow health depart...

DHS reports about 2000 minors separated from families DHS reports about 2000 minors separated from families

DHS officials on the call said they believe Cornelio's account is "false", and that no documentation could be found to back up the story. On Thursday, Sessions cited the Bible in defending the policy, arguing the recent criticisms were not "fai...

Eid Mubarak! Hundreds of people celebrating Eid at Taiwan's largest mosque Eid Mubarak! Hundreds of people celebrating Eid at Taiwan's largest mosque

The largest Eid celebrations in Europe took place in a United Kingdom park today with over 140,000 Muslims gathering to mark the end of Ramadan. But the holiday is not as widely recognized in Canada, so he hopes the amped-up efforts will give younger...

Italy won't ratify EU-Canada trade deal, minister says Italy won't ratify EU-Canada trade deal, minister says

Ninety-eight per cent of CETA came into effect last September on a provisional basis. His steadfast commitment to this has cause some tension between the USA and its trading partners. Trudeau has seen a 12-point jump since the last time Angus Reid as...

Rallies Protesting Immigrant Family Separations Are Taking Place Across US Rallies Protesting Immigrant Family Separations Are Taking Place Across US

But this Father's Day, I can not help but think about the current immigration policies that are tearing young children away from their moms and dads and ignoring the importance of family. "The parents being separated at the border can't comfort their...

Moscow Slams Norway Plans to Double US Troop Presence Moscow Slams Norway Plans to Double US Troop Presence

Before joining North Atlantic Treaty Organisation in 1949, Norway allayed Russian fears by pledging not to open its territory to foreign combat troops so long as it was not attacked or threatened with attack. However Mrs Soereide said that there wo...

Donald Trump Compliments Kim Jong Un In Fox Interview Donald Trump Compliments Kim Jong Un In Fox Interview

If we did, millions of people would have been killed, ' Trump said . "I want my people to do the same", he said. "Now we're getting it memorialised and all, but that problem is largely solved". Trump defended his decision to unilaterally halt join...

Trump says no to 'moderate' immigration plan Trump says no to 'moderate' immigration plan

White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders walks away from the podium after speaking to the media at the daily briefing in the Brady Press Briefing Room of the White House, Thursday, June 14, 2018 . SANDERS: It's a moral policy to follo...

Killing of Taliban chief significant in fight against terrorism, says Pakistan Killing of Taliban chief significant in fight against terrorism, says Pakistan

The Taliban announced their truce for the first three days of Eid, which started Friday, promising not to attack Afghan security forces for the first time in the almost 17-year conflict. The Taliban are fighting USA -led North Atlantic Treaty Organis...

Missing Indonesian woman found intact in belly of python Missing Indonesian woman found intact in belly of python

The alarm was raised when her two children came across her sandals, machete and torch near a patch of bushes that appeared ruffled. The body of 54-year-old Wa Tiba was discovered after locals found and killed the swollen snake near the vegetable ...

The EU Withdrawal Bill and a submissive Commons The EU Withdrawal Bill and a submissive Commons

The government's amendment to the EU (Withdrawal) Bill sets out what must happen in the event of three scenarios: If MPs vote down the UK-EU Brexit deal, if Theresa May announces before 21 January 2019 that no deal has been reached, or if 21st ...

Greece: Opposition head to call no-confidence vote in govt Greece: Opposition head to call no-confidence vote in govt

If Mr Ivanov refuses, parliament would be asked to vote again. In Macedonia, implementation of the deal has to clear the hurdles of parliamentary ratification, a referendum in September and a constitutional amendment. But Tsipras said he expects Gr...

Eight injured as taxi runs into crowd in central Moscow

This report will be updated. The witness added some of those hit were wearing Mexican team colours. Russian police said the driver in the crash has been detained. He was shouting: "'It wasn't me'". He also is suspected of having had too much to...

Trump Foundation, family sued by NY's Attorney General over alleged self-dealing Trump Foundation, family sued by NY's Attorney General over alleged self-dealing

The lawsuit alleges that the foundation's board of directors has been willfully engaged in violations of state and federal law. The White House press office did not immediately respond to a request for comment from CNN . About half the money rai...

Taxi Runs Into Crowd in Central Moscow

The Moscow traffic authority has said the taxi driver said he was not acting on goal. The authority cited the driver, who was in police custody, as saying he had not driven into the crowd on goal. "He was shouting: "It wasn't me". The driver has ...

2 deputies shot dead when inmate overpowered them near courthouse 2 deputies shot dead when inmate overpowered them near courthouse

The shooting happened Friday as an unidentified inmate was being moved. Authorities said the inmate may have taken one of the deputies' guns and shot both of them. Zeigler says the deputies were taking the inmate from the courthouse back to jail, n...

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