Sunday November 18-th, 2018

China 'outraged' by US sanctions over Russian weapons buy China 'outraged' by US sanctions over Russian weapons buy

The Chinese ministry responded to the tariffs, stating: "The Chinese side has made the decision to immediately call back People's Liberation Army Navy head, Shen Jinlong, who was taking part in the 23rd International Seapower Symposium and planned to...

Cruz to Take on Senate Challenger O'Rourke in Debate Cruz to Take on Senate Challenger O'Rourke in Debate

At the same time, his campaign has kept the spotlight and money away from other races that are critical to Democrats' hopes of taking the Senate in states such as Nevada and Tennessee. A lot of people listen to what he has to say. 'But I'll tell yo...

Michael Cohen has done multiple interviews with Mueller team Michael Cohen has done multiple interviews with Mueller team

According to a report from ABC News, Cohen has been in multiple interview sessions pertaining to the Russian Federation probe into the 2016 presidential election. Rudy Giuliani , Trump's top lawyer in the Russian Federation investigation, claimed Co...

Killed In Iran's Military Parade, IS Claims Responsibility Killed In Iran's Military Parade, IS Claims Responsibility

A video distributed to Iranian media showed soldiers crawling to escape gunfire. Some images show bloodied soldiers in military fatigues, and ambulance sirens can be heard wailing in the background. "We stand with the Iranian people against the scour...

Theresa May demands European Union respect in Brexit 'impasse' Theresa May demands European Union respect in Brexit 'impasse'

Pressure is mounting on May from eurosceptics in her Tory party to abandon the so-called "Chequers" proposal for a less ambitious one that would not maintain such close EU-UK ties. Mr Tusk created a mini-sensation during a hard European Union sum...

Australia emu video investigated for 'horrific cruelty' Australia emu video investigated for 'horrific cruelty'

About 20 seconds later, the video shows the auto approaching a mob of emus which are running away from the vehicle. "I've got that one too... and that one." . Authorities have appealed for information, describing it as apparent evidence of "horrific ...

Iran Claims U.S., Israel Behind Deadly Attack on Military Parade Iran Claims U.S., Israel Behind Deadly Attack on Military Parade

Reports say almost half of those killed were members of the Revolutionary Guard, who are under Mr Khamenei's command. Dozens ran, including numerous soldiers present who didn't initially use their weapons to engage the gunmen. "They have been train...

Several members of Iran's elite military guard killed in parade gun attack

At least 11 people, including a journalist and eight members of the Revolutionary Guard, have been shot dead at a military parade in Iran . The deadly shooting targeted the city of Ahvaz in Khuzestan, a province bordering Iraq that has a large e...

China summons U.S. ambassador to protest sanctions over Russia military equipment

The Chinese foreign ministry summoned the United States ambassador to protest against U.S. sanctions on the equipment development department of the Chinese military and its director, the official media reported on Saturday. financial system, and bl...

Survivor found inside capsized Tanzania ferry; toll hits 167 Survivor found inside capsized Tanzania ferry; toll hits 167

Tanzanian President John Magufuli announced three days of mourning following the accident and called for the arrest of the person who was in charge of the ferry on the day of the accident. He added that the vessels also lack services for people wit...

Elizabeth Smart's Kidnapper Wanda Barzee Goes Wild First Night Out, Cops Called Elizabeth Smart's Kidnapper Wanda Barzee Goes Wild First Night Out, Cops Called

They held Smart captive for nine months before they were captured and convicted. Smart did not immediately speak out publicly after Barzee was released later in the day. She testified in 2010 against Mitchell and was given a plea deal on state an...

Team Ford asks Grassley for yet more time

However, they said that she is open to negotiating a new date - under strict conditions, given the increasingly nasty atmosphere around the case. She has until the end of today to accept or reject these terms, according to Politico . "I continue t...

Hezbollah leader boasts group has ‘highly accurate’ missiles Hezbollah leader boasts group has ‘highly accurate’ missiles

According to an Israeli readout of their conversation, Netanyahu " expressed Israel's sorrow for the death of the Russian soldiers", laid responsibility for the downing of the plane on Syria, and underscored the importance of continued coordinatio...

Rafale deal: French government says not involved in choice of Indian partners Rafale deal: French government says not involved in choice of Indian partners

The statement by the French government came following a French media report which quoted former French President Francois Hollande as saying that the Indian government proposed Reliance Defence as the partner for Dassault Aviation in the Rs...

Donald Trump Jokes with Storm Victim After Boat Lands in His Yard Donald Trump Jokes with Storm Victim After Boat Lands in His Yard

Remnants of Hurricane Florence continue to threaten the east coast with torrential rain and flood risks. "I'm still hopeful", said Lynn about his home which now has water up to the front step. All proceeds will benefit the North Carolina Disaster...

Moscow 'planned to help Julian Assange flee' Moscow 'planned to help Julian Assange flee'

But Britain's Foreign Office in a 21 December note said it did not accept Assange as a diplomat and that it did not "consider that Mr Assange enjoys any type of privileges and immunities under the Vienna Convention", reads the letter, citing a Britis...

Militants kill Iranian troops at parade Militants kill Iranian troops at parade

This is a developing story and will be updated accordingly . Iran's state-run IRNA news agency says 20 people have been wounded in an attack on military parade in Ahvaz. Iran is also now facing intensified attacks in its Kurdish-majority provin...

Alleged Emu Killer Charged With Multiple Animal Cruelty Offences

The footage has drawn widespread anger after being shared online. "This is f--ing great", the man is heard saying in the video about the attack on the birds, which a spokeswoman for an animal protection agency later described as "sickening cruelty"...

Allegations derail Kavanaugh confirmation, add possible hearing Allegations derail Kavanaugh confirmation, add possible hearing

Grassley set a full public hearing under oath, only for Ford's lawyers to repeatedly not agree to have their client testify. Fagen recalled how a Secret Service agent, during the chaos of that day, told her to run from her office amid fears a hij...

CNN Analyst: ‘Unfortunately’ Majority of Polls Show O’Rourke Losing to Cruz CNN Analyst: ‘Unfortunately’ Majority of Polls Show O’Rourke Losing to Cruz

A recent poll conducted by Quinnipiac University showed Cruz leading O'Rourke by nine points. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) in one of this year's most closely-watched Senate races, made the comments during a town hall Wednesday while discussing criminal jus...

Maria-hit Puerto Rico passes one-year mark Maria-hit Puerto Rico passes one-year mark

For months, the US government contended that the official death toll from the hurricane and the three months afterward was 64. In August, a study by George Washington University lifted that to almost 3,000. Pastor Elder Gonzalez said he and other vol...

Texan running 3-D printed guns company arrested in Taiwan Texan running 3-D printed guns company arrested in Taiwan

Cody Wilson, founder of Defense Distributed , has been arrested in Taiwan , reports CBS News . Taipei police reportedly handed Wilson over to the National Immigration Agency. And, in one message, Sanjuro identified himself as Cody Wilson, poli...

GOP Senator Collins ‘Appalled’ by Trump Tweet Slamming Kavanaugh Accuser GOP Senator Collins ‘Appalled’ by Trump Tweet Slamming Kavanaugh Accuser

Dr Ford has yet to give her full account in public and said the FBI should investigate her claim. Collins said she wants to hear from Ford directly and also said members of the Senate Judiciary Committee, which is handling the confirmation, should ...

EU, Britain on tightrope toward possible Brexit deal EU, Britain on tightrope toward possible Brexit deal

French President Emmanuel Macron yesterday mocked the British politicians he says falsely claimed Brexit would be easy and then resigned to avoid having to deliver on their promises. Concern was mounting at the informal summit that no final Brexi...

Israel showed Russian Federation proof Syria to blame for downed plane: Israeli military Israel showed Russian Federation proof Syria to blame for downed plane: Israeli military

Russia's Foreign Ministry has urged Israel to provide further explanations on the deadly crash of a Russian military plane in the Syrian province of Latakia, which was shot down as a result of the Israeli pilots' unprofessional actions . "They fired ...

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