Wednesday November 21-st, 2018

Syria: Druze woman and children kidnapped by IS Syria: Druze woman and children kidnapped by IS

Pro-Syrian government forces advanced in an Islamic State pocket in southwest Syria on Sunday, a military media unit run by Damascus' ally Hezbollah reported, despite a threat to hostages seized by the jihadists last week. Sweida 24 said IS is be...

Rodrigo Duterte oversees crushing of luxury cars smuggled into Philippines Rodrigo Duterte oversees crushing of luxury cars smuggled into Philippines

He said police intelligence had identified 893 "high-value targets", warning that they and "their patrons and protectors" would receive a "strong message of the certainty of punishment". I will not really. "Just because you're a journalist you ar...

President claims ID is needed to buy groceries President claims ID is needed to buy groceries

And you know what our farmers are saying? "I'm not like other politicians", he said. "I've kept my promises". "The most popular person in the history of the Republican party is Trump! " . Trump took the stage once again to urge voters to turn ...

Trump calls on US attorney-general to end Russian Federation probe ‘disgrace’ Trump calls on US attorney-general to end Russian Federation probe ‘disgrace’

Some have suggested that the prosecution of Manafort is going forward because Special Counsel Robert Mueller wants him to provide evidence against the president. Mueller is a Republican, his direct superior is a Republican, and his teams includes...

Van Explosion Kills 10 at Checkpoint in Philippine South: Army Van Explosion Kills 10 at Checkpoint in Philippine South: Army

The Western Mindanao Command (WesMinCom), in a statement, said military troops belonging to the 9 Scout Ranger Company acted upon a report of the presence of a white public utility van suspected to be carrying an improvised explosive device (IED) nea...

Archbishop Convicted of Sexual Abuse Criminal Cover-up Resigns Archbishop Convicted of Sexual Abuse Criminal Cover-up Resigns

Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull called on the pope to fire Wilson on July 19, according to The Associated Press - just one day before he apparently submitted his resignation. But Pell, who denies the charges, remains a cardinal, head of ...

Nine states are suing the Trump administration to stop 3D-printed guns Nine states are suing the Trump administration to stop 3D-printed guns

He said people are sending him new designs. "We just secured an order blocking [the] Trump [administration] from allowing the distribution of plans to print 3D guns". citizens can "access. use and reproduce" the plans. Democrats sounded the alarm...

Mueller reportedly wants to grill Trump over obstruction of justice Mueller reportedly wants to grill Trump over obstruction of justice

Trump has repeatedly blasted the probe as a "witch hunt", but the call for Sessions to intervene represents another escalation. Democratic congressman Adam Schiff, the ranking member of the House intelligence committee, expressed alarm at the presi...

Schreiner calls perceived cuts to social assistance rates 'cruel' Schreiner calls perceived cuts to social assistance rates 'cruel'

Ziegner says she is "overwhelmed" when thinking about how the families who had previously signed up for the program are feeling. "I know several girls that are working poor who have walked to work because they couldn't afford the bus". "I'm disappo...

Satellite Images Suggest North Korea Is Up To Something Once Again Satellite Images Suggest North Korea Is Up To Something Once Again

Accounting Agency. Bruce Bennett, a senior Rand Corporation researcher, said North Korea's recent moves are a way pressuring Washington for sanctions concessions. "So, this is an worldwide effort to bring closure for those families", he said. T...

Donald Trump: Jeff Sessions Should Stop Bob Mueller Witch Hunt 'Right Now'

Mueller was appointed special counsel by Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein after Sessions recused himself from the probe, citing his work on Trump's 2016 campaign. "But I do think it would be a piece of evidence in the obstruction case goin...

NRC Assam issue sends political temperatures soaring NRC Assam issue sends political temperatures soaring

Assam, which had faced influx of people from Bangladesh since the early 20th century, is the only state having an NRC , which was first prepared in 1951. The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader, who is also a Rajya Sabha MP, said the entire proces...

Over 500 hikers rescued on Bali's Lombok Over 500 hikers rescued on Bali's Lombok

Among the fatalities were two tourists: Siti Nur Ismawida, a 30-year-old Malaysian , and Muhammad Ainul Muksin, from Indonesia's Sulawesi island . "Some people were injured by rocks falling off the mountain". Thousands of homes were damaged, but th...

Italian earthquake’s hero rescue dog Kaos fatally poisoned

The fatal poisoning of a rescue dog used to find survivors in an quake that hit the town of Amatrice, Italy , is sparking calls for tougher penalties against such attacks. "He was alive at least until two o'clock in the morning, because I heard him ...

Tommy Robinson: Why was he released? Tommy Robinson: Why was he released?

The broadcast breached United Kingdom law, as the courts had put in place an order mandating that the trial not be reported until proceedings had finished. He has been released on bail with no conditions pending a re-trial of the Leeds case. Robins...

Fires explode in Northern California Fires explode in Northern California

The two fires that make up the Mendocino Complex of Fires were extremely active Saturday, growing from 9,500 to 28,000 acres, nearly tripling in size according to very conservative figures released Sunday morning by CAL FIRE. The Sacramento Bee repo...

Donald Trump thinks you need ID to buy groceries

Rep. Ron DeSantis (R-Fla.), who is vying to become Florida's next governor, responded to criticism over his newest political ad. The president's support has helped DeSantis rise in the polls against Secretary of State Adam Putnam, with a month t...

Robert Mugabe's old party wins Zimbabwe election without him Robert Mugabe's old party wins Zimbabwe election without him

Official results indicated that Zimbabwe's ruling party, ZANU-PF, on Wednesday, August 1, won the majority of seats in parliament after claiming rural constituencies by huge margins. Why are the army here beating us? The security forces opened fire...

Trump Compares Treatment of ‘Alfonse Capone, Legendary Mob Boss’ to Paul Manafort Trump Compares Treatment of ‘Alfonse Capone, Legendary Mob Boss’ to Paul Manafort

While prosecutors are not expected to address the question of possible collusion between Mr Trump and Russia, Mr Manafort's case is widely viewed as a test to the legitimacy of Mr Mueller's ongoing probe, which Mr Trump has continually dismissed as a...

Tensions Mount as Zimbabwe’s Ruling Party Declared Winner of Parliamentary Election Tensions Mount as Zimbabwe’s Ruling Party Declared Winner of Parliamentary Election

While the electoral commission has five days from the end of voting to release the final tally, the national mood is growing anxious partly because unofficial results are already swirling on social media. Several dozen riot police, along with water c...

Tommy Robinson wins appeal of contempt of court sentence

However, Robinson will be released from prison after it was found that his conviction was "flawed". The broadcast breached United Kingdom law, as the courts had put in place an order mandating that the trial not be reported until proceedings had fi...

Trump holds Fla. rally to support Republican candidate for governor

Rick Scott and several other Florida leaders. He may have been referring to stores that ask to see IDs from credit card holders, but the comment became the fodder for a Twitter-wide joke from people calling out that you don't need to show your ...

Donald Trump Supporters Filmed Hurling Abuse At CNN Reporter

Trump has singled out Acosta on Twitter several times , despite noting last month that the reporter is "actually a nice guy ". Given that Jim Acosta appears to be Trump's public enemy number 1, it should come as no surprise that putting Acosta i...

Trump Says Jeff Sessions Should 'Stop This Rigged Witch Hunt Right Now'

Sessions has actually recused himself from the probe, so it would likely be up to Deputy AG Rod Rosenstein to make a decision on whether the investigation will proceed. What President Donald Trump's Wednesday morning tweets potentially represent is...

Canada: Small plane crashes near rural ME airport, 3 dead Canada: Small plane crashes near rural ME airport, 3 dead

The National Transportation Safety Agency is looking into the accident and will investigate its probable cause. Just before 10:45 a.m., the plane, an Aerostar AEST, sent out a distress signal, Pomerleau said. "We've had crashes where we lost one or...

IN CASE YOU MISSED IT