Sunday November 18-th, 2018

Palestinian teen shot by Israeli army dies from wounds: ministry Palestinian teen shot by Israeli army dies from wounds: ministry

The Palestinian leadership cut off contact with the White House after Trump recognised the disputed city of Jerusalem as Israel's capital in December. Jason Greenblatt, President Trump's Middle East envoy, visits Kibbutz Nahal Oz, just outside the Ga...

Homes cleared, residents return to gas disaster evacuation zone Homes cleared, residents return to gas disaster evacuation zone

Hundreds of people were evacuated on Thursday evening, with gas and electricity services cut to try and prevent further incidents. "We still have a very long way to go, but we're very happy that people can return to their homes this morning", Baker...

Dutch 'expelled two Russian spies over Novichok lab plot' Dutch 'expelled two Russian spies over Novichok lab plot'

Several Western countries expelled Russian officials, and denounced the attack as a violation of global norms, like Russia's aggression in Ukraine, its interference in other countries' elections, and assassinations and cyber attacks carried out overs...

Scotland’s weather: Police issue warning ahead of Storm Helene Scotland’s weather: Police issue warning ahead of Storm Helene

Bizarrely temperatures could surge to 27C as we approach October. She continued: "Monday looks mostly fine and dry for central and eastern areas - bit misty and grey and damp first thing but an improving picture". The Met Office has issued a yellow...

Israel 'strikes weapons depot meant for Iran or Hezbollah near Damascus airport' Israel 'strikes weapons depot meant for Iran or Hezbollah near Damascus airport'

He had no immediate information on casualties. A war monitoring group said the attack targeted an arms depot for Iranian forces or Lebanon's Hezbollah group. Syria's conflict erupted in 2011 and has since killed more than 360,000 people, with million...

KAVANAUGH SPEAKS: Trump's Court Pick BREAKS SILENCE on Feinstein's Letter KAVANAUGH SPEAKS: Trump's Court Pick BREAKS SILENCE on Feinstein's Letter

Thomas denied the allegations and he was confirmed to the bench. I thought he should just "let it rip", Kennedy said of Booker's statements . According to The New Yorker , the letter described an alleged incident when Kavanaugh and the woman we...

Vt. Gas says systems in place to prevent situation like Mass. explosions Vt. Gas says systems in place to prevent situation like Mass. explosions

It appeared yesterday that faulty pressure in the Columbia Gas mains may have caused the explosions, which set 60 houses alight in Andover, North Andover and Lawrence, north of Boston, on Thursday. He said investigators will be working to develop a...

Eliud Kipchoge smashes marathon world record in Berlin Eliud Kipchoge smashes marathon world record in Berlin

But he had done most of his talking already, on the streets of the German capital, setting off with just three pacemakers for company, and going through halfway in 61 minutes and six seconds before - incredibly - speeding up to run the second half in...

Debate swirls over the search of Botham Jean's apartment Debate swirls over the search of Botham Jean's apartment

The Fox headline and the promotion that marijuana was seized at Jean's apartment recalls the many instances where irrelevant information has been spread about black men and children after they have been shot by police as a means of casting doubt ...

Shark kills man boogie boarding off Cape Cod beach as sightings increase Shark kills man boogie boarding off Cape Cod beach as sightings increase

The fatal attack happened at around midday on Saturday, Setember 15th at Newcomb Hollow Beaching in Wellfleet. Arthur Medici, from Revere, Massachusetts, was bitten in the water around midday yesterday off Newcomb Hollow Beach, police said .

Hurricane Florence claims 11 lives, North Carolina braces for widespread flooding Hurricane Florence claims 11 lives, North Carolina braces for widespread flooding

After reaching a terrifying Category 4 peak of 140 mph (225 kph) earlier in the week, Florence made landfall as a Category 1 hurricane at 7:15 a.m.at Wrightsville Beach, a few miles (kilometres) east of Wilmington and not far from the SC line.

Border Patrol Officer Suspected of Killing Four Women in Texas Border Patrol Officer Suspected of Killing Four Women in Texas

Sheriffs, DPS, LPD and Texas Rangers assisted and about 30 min later Ortiz was found on the 3rd floor of the Hotel behind the bed of a pick up truck. "Our sincerest condolences go out to the victims' family and friends". Sheriff Cuellar told repo...

Full Text: Kemi Adeosun's resignation letter to Buhari Full Text: Kemi Adeosun's resignation letter to Buhari

Finance Minister, Kemi Adeosun , has reportedly resigned . Adeosun is credited with helping Nigeria out of recession, plugging leakages in finances, and shoring up foreign reserves. The organisation denied exempting her. In a statement by presi...

Trump Falsely Claims Revised Puerto Rico Death Toll Is Fake News Trump Falsely Claims Revised Puerto Rico Death Toll Is Fake News

The study , which was conducted without the backing of any political group, surveyed 3,000 residences across the United States' territory and found Puerto Ricans died at a much higher rate in the four months following the hurricane than in the same...

Greek cliff collapses on popular beach, injuring seven Greek cliff collapses on popular beach, injuring seven

Josh O'Connell, 21, of Kilkenny, Ireland, who works for a tour company on Zante , said there were more than a dozen tourist boats in the bay and 400-500 people in the area. O'Connell described the piece of rock that fell as being as big as a fou...

US Sanctions 2 Companies For Being North Korean Fronts US Sanctions 2 Companies For Being North Korean Fronts

Washington, Sep 14 (IANS): The US has imposed sanctions on two North Korean-controlled information technology (IT) companies based in China and Russian Federation, accusing them of moving illicit funds to Pyongyang, the media reported. The Security ...

EU sanction threat 'no danger' to Hungary: PM Orban EU sanction threat 'no danger' to Hungary: PM Orban

Despite the vote's symbolism, however, it is probably too late for Orban's critics to succeed in blocking Hungary's European Union voting rights or win major concessions from him. He added that a similar case involving Poland was being handled thro...

Leaked Video Shows Google Employees Lamenting Trump's 2016 Win Leaked Video Shows Google Employees Lamenting Trump's 2016 Win

The video revelation comes on the heels of accusations of political bias leveled against Google after an employee's leaked email mentioned the company's efforts with a Latino nonprofit prior to the 2016 election. "Nothing was said in that meeting...

Russian Poisoning Suspects: We Were Just Tourists Russian Poisoning Suspects: We Were Just Tourists

The British government said it was "clear these men are officers of the Russian military intelligence service - the GRU - who used a devastatingly toxic, illegal chemical weapon on the streets of our country". Their first day in Salisbury was cut sho...

Turkey is working to reach ceasefire in Syria's Idlib: foreign minister Turkey is working to reach ceasefire in Syria's Idlib: foreign minister

The presidents of Russia, Iran and Turkey met last week in Tehran to consider alternatives, but failed to reach a consensus. More than 360,000 people have been killed across war-ravaged Syria in seven years, a monitoring group said Thursday, in a n...

Iraqi PM Abadi weakened as Sistani appears to withdraw support Iraqi PM Abadi weakened as Sistani appears to withdraw support

Abadi said the government had made a decision to increase the salaries of fighters' in the powerful pro-Tehran Hashd al-Shaabi paramilitary force, and make wages "equal to that of the armed forces". "I did not and will not request the post of prime m...

Typhoon Mangkhut KILLS 12 as storm wrecks devastation in Philippines Typhoon Mangkhut KILLS 12 as storm wrecks devastation in Philippines

A Category 5 hurricane on the Saffir-Simpson Hurricane Wind Scale is 157 miles per hour or greater. Cheng said the Hong Kong Observatory might issue a typhoon signal No 8 at "a relatively early time" on Sunday which may be followed by a signal ...

More than 400k evacuate SC as Florence approaches

East Coast. High winds, life-threatening storm-surge flooding and significant rain are expected across a much wider area, according to the NHC. About 10 million people live in the path of the slow-moving storm and more than one million have been ...

Hundreds rescued as Hurricane Florence pounds Carolinas Hundreds rescued as Hurricane Florence pounds Carolinas

Parts of North and SC were forecast to get as much as 40 inches of rain (1 meter). But forecasters said its extreme size meant it could batter the US East Coast with hurricane-force winds for almost a full day. Florence has been downgraded to a t...

Gov't grateful for support, assistance during Kofi Annan funeral Gov't grateful for support, assistance during Kofi Annan funeral

Per The Punch report sighted by YEN.com.gh, the UN General Assembly would hold a commemorative meeting to pay tribute to the former Secretary-General on Friday, at the UN headquarters in NY. Annan's body will remain at Accra Conference Centre until...

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