Monday November 19-th, 2018

Brazilian presidential candidate stabbed during campaign stop Brazilian presidential candidate stabbed during campaign stop

Video shared on social media showed a knife appearing from the crowd and striking Bolsonaro in his stomach. A military police spokesman told AFP a 40-year-old man had been arrested in connection with the assault. BBC reported that Bolsonaro has ...

U.S. plays down talk of imminent pullout of forces from Syria U.S. plays down talk of imminent pullout of forces from Syria

Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Wednesday urged Damascus against launching a battle to retake Idlib, the last major chunk of Syria still in opposition hands. He said the USA had repeatedly asked Russian Federation whether it could "operate...

New evidence on Russia's United Kingdom attack requires new action

Britain has summoned Russia's charge d'affaires in London after charging two suspects over the poisoning Sergei Skripal and his daughter, RIA news agency reported . Britain on September 5, filed charges in absentia against the two men identifi...

British Airways data breach put customers' financial info at risk

BA says it will be contacting customers who were affected, and advises them to contact their banks and credit card providers. An airline representative said by email that 380,000 payments were involved. The company hasn't released any other details a...

After upset win, Massachusetts Democrat comes out swinging at Trump After upset win, Massachusetts Democrat comes out swinging at Trump

Michael Capuano in the state's 7th Congressional District", Nik DeCosta-Klipa wrote . Ayanna Pressley reacts as she hears the news she has ousted 10-term Democrat Michael Capuano to win her primary in MA. Pressley's message wasn't just one fo...

Mueller OK with some written responses from Trump Mueller OK with some written responses from Trump

The letter was the latest step in ongoing negotiations between Mueller and the president's lawyers over a potential interview. "I liked him, but I didn't give him the job?" Trump's lawyer at the time , John Dowd, viewed the interview as a disaster...

Meghan McCain pays tribute to her father with broadside against Trump Meghan McCain pays tribute to her father with broadside against Trump

I think that's smart. Bush was McCain's rival in the 2000 presidential race. Among the pallbearers were Frank Gamboa, his academy roommate; Defence Secretary Jim Mattis and two men who were POWs with McCain in Vietnam, John Fer and Everett Alva...

Man rams pickup into Dallas TV station Man rams pickup into Dallas TV station

Police called in the bomb squad to inspect the items, which later gave the all clear. "He left behind a suspicious bag". Police Major Max Geron reported on social media that Fry had "mental issues" and wanted to bring media attention to the 2012 ...

Pence, Pompeo deny penning anonymous opinion piece Pence, Pompeo deny penning anonymous opinion piece

In a tweet on Wednesday evening , Trump insisted : "If the GUTLESS anonymous person does indeed exist, the Times must, for National Security purposes, turn him/her over to government at once!" "If it's accurate ... "This is going to drive Trum...

Four dead, including gunman, in Cincinnati shooting Four dead, including gunman, in Cincinnati shooting

Isaac told reporters the gunman's weapon was recovered, but did not say what type of firearm he used. The situation in Cincinatti appeared to be under control shortly before 10am [14:00 GMT] on Thursday, but police said they were still investigat...

Russian nationals named as suspects in Salisbury poisonings

Police revealed that traces of Novichok were found at a hotel in London's east end where the men spent two nights. Security Minister Ben Wallace said Putin bore ultimate responsibility for the poisoning. Her partner Charlie Rowley had found a p...

Iraqis flock to Basra governor building after protester killed Iraqis flock to Basra governor building after protester killed

But public anger has swelled at a time when politicians are struggling to form a new government after an inconclusive parliamentary election in May. Local residents say the government is corrupt and has allowed infrastructure to virtually collapse ...

Abandoned trucks litter California highway as wildfire rages

Officials say about 17 big-rigs were abandoned and at least four caught fire. U.S. Forest Service workers helped the driver of one flaming truck to safety and other truckers, firefighters and others aided other drivers, he said. The Delta Fire was ...

'Don't touch me': Marco Rubio and Alex Jones clash 'Don't touch me': Marco Rubio and Alex Jones clash

Jones interpreted this to mean that Rubio was gonna throw hands, which, admittedly, would be unbelievable to watch. "They claim they are taking Infowars down to stop election meddling", Jones replied. During the exchange (see video below), Jones ...

British warship sails near Chinese-controlled islands in South China Sea British warship sails near Chinese-controlled islands in South China Sea

In a statement, a Royal Navy spokesperson said: "HMS Albion exercised her rights of freedom of navigation in full compliance with worldwide law and norms". Tension have risen over Beijing's South China Sea development where it has reclaimed reefs...

Russian President Vladimir Putin debuts in new TV show as popularity dips Russian President Vladimir Putin debuts in new TV show as popularity dips

There he has ample opportunity to display his virility and there's even the suggestion he has bears fleeing in fear. The show, on the Rossiya 1 channel, comes days before tens of thousands of Russians are expected to protest across the country at t...

Mother of missing Florida child accused of his murder Mother of missing Florida child accused of his murder

Charisse Stinson, 21, admitted during questioning by police in Largo that she hit her son, Jordan Belliveau, in the face "during a moment of frustration" after he sustained an unexplained injury to his right leg, according to an arrest affidavit obta...

White House insider tells of undermining Trump for 'duty to country' White House insider tells of undermining Trump for 'duty to country'

While the official says that this cadre of administration insiders should not be associated with the "resistance" of the left , they believe that the president's actions are "detrimental to the health of our republic". But no one wanted to precipi...

'Scallop wars': United Kingdom offers olive branch as French navy threatens to act 'Scallop wars': United Kingdom offers olive branch as French navy threatens to act

Downing Street has attempted to defuse tensions between British and French fishing industry workers harvesting scallops in the Channel after the French navy said it would intervene to prevent further clashes. Prime Minister Theresa May's official s...

Anonymous official cites Trump ‘amorality’ in NY Times op-ed Anonymous official cites Trump ‘amorality’ in NY Times op-ed

Under the 25th Amendment , adopted in 1967, the vice president and a majority of either Cabinet officials or "such other body as Congress may by law provide" may declare in writing that the president "is unable to discharge the powers and duties of...

China walks out of Pacific summit in Nauru China walks out of Pacific summit in Nauru

The air force plane that dropped her deputy Winston Peters there on Monday is being sent back to New Zealand to pick her up. In a presentation to the Pacific Islands Forum, Japanese Parliamentary Vice Foreign Minister Iwao Horii said Japan will "sp...

$400K Raised By Couple For Homeless Good Samaritan 'Gone' $400K Raised By Couple For Homeless Good Samaritan 'Gone'

Speaking about the allegedly squandered money, Fallon told the Philadelphia Inquirerhe was "completely shocked" when he heard the news, which "came as a complete surprise to me". Eventually, the relationship soured sometime after Bobbitt received r...

Mollie Tibbetts' father decries 'profoundly racist' politicization of her death Mollie Tibbetts' father decries 'profoundly racist' politicization of her death

Let's turn toward each other with all the compassion we gave Mollie. Pence and his staff, he said, "have proven genuinely compassionate and humane". But he said he felt compelled to speak because politicians were using his daughter's name to promote ...

Obama: McCain called on America to rise above 'mean and petty' politics Obama: McCain called on America to rise above 'mean and petty' politics

The president made clear he resented McCain's thumbs-down vote a year ago that sank the Republican attempt to repeal national health care. "What needs to happen today, not only in this nation but throughout the world, is that we need to make love...

Historic SC verdict on Sec 377 that criminalises gay sex shortly Historic SC verdict on Sec 377 that criminalises gay sex shortly

Criminalisation of gay affects the basic constitutional and human rights of a large section of society, called the sexual minority. LGBT community posses rights like others. In July, the apex court heard the arguments on a batch of petitions demand...

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