Sunday November 18-th, 2018

What to expect from Hurricane Rosa What to expect from Hurricane Rosa

Remnants of the Rosa are expected to hit Arizona on Sunday, bringing heavy rain, high winds and the threat of localized flooding, the National Weather Service said. National Hurricane Center ( NHC ) said. The storm was moving west at 12 miles per ho...

May's Brexit plan 'preposterous,' Boris Johnson charges May's Brexit plan 'preposterous,' Boris Johnson charges

Mr Johnson's remarks are the latest in a series of interventions on Brexit, including an interview with Sky News , that have fuelled speculation he is preparing to challenge Mrs May's leadership. "I don't think we should caper insincerely on social...

Moscow dismisses report claiming to identify of Skripal suspect Moscow dismisses report claiming to identify of Skripal suspect

The Kremlin said on Friday a likeness between a Russian intelligence colonel and a suspect in the Skripal poisoning case does not prove they are the same person, comparing the resemblance to that of impersonators posing as Lenin. Kommersant on Thurs...

Ford accuses Supreme Court nominee Kavanaugh of sex assault at dramatic hearing Ford accuses Supreme Court nominee Kavanaugh of sex assault at dramatic hearing

A line had begun to form outside Capitol Hill hours ahead of the hearing that begins at 10 a.m. (1400 GMT). While Ford is not the only woman to accuse Kavanaugh of sexual misconduct , she is the only one scheduled to testify publicly. Kavanaugh ha...

An Emoluments Clause Lawsuit Against Him Just Had a Major Win An Emoluments Clause Lawsuit Against Him Just Had a Major Win

Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.) and Rep. Jerrold Nadler (D-N.Y.), asked the court to force Trump to stop accepting payments they consider improper - or to force him to seek Congress's consent first. The District of Columbia case is one of three that ar...

Syria foreign minister tells United Nations country is ready for refugee return Syria foreign minister tells United Nations country is ready for refugee return

Syrian government forces, backed by Russian Federation and Iran , have retaken most of the territory rebels seized during the war that has killed over 400,000 people and driven millions from their homes. The biggest jihadi group, Hayat Tahrir al-Sha...

Powerful tsunami strikes Indonesian island after huge quake Powerful tsunami strikes Indonesian island after huge quake

Dramatic video footage filmed from the top floor of a parking ramp spiral in Palu and posted on Twitter, showed a churning wall of whitewater flatten a large mosque. 28, 2018, in Donggala, central Sulawesi, Indonesia. Donggala was hit earlier Fri...

Trump says FBI has 'free rein' in Kavanaugh investigation

Deborah Ramirez's lawyer, John Clune, said Saturday that agents want to interview Ramirez, who has alleged that Kavanaugh exposed himself to her at a party in the early 1980s. Leland Keyser stood to be the flawless witness for Christine Blasey Fo...

California Shark Attack: Boy, 13, Bitten While Lobster Diving With Church Group California Shark Attack: Boy, 13, Bitten While Lobster Diving With Church Group

Larry Giles says the 13-year-old boy suffered traumatic injuries, but he describes it as a nonfatal attack. A teen had to be airlifted to the hospital after a shark attack at Beacon's Beach in Encinitas Saturday. Help!'" said Hammel. "We swim ove...

R.I. senator says what he expects from Kavanaugh investigation R.I. senator says what he expects from Kavanaugh investigation

The Senate Judiciary Committee has questioned Kavanaugh and one of his accusers, Christine Blasey Ford, and other potential witnesses have submitted sworn statements. The office of Rhode Island Sen. The investigation would be limited to the "curr...

Donald Trump praises ‘beautiful letters’ from Kim Jong Donald Trump praises ‘beautiful letters’ from Kim Jong

United States President Donald Trump took his enthusiasm for his detente with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un to new heights, declaring at a rally with supporters that "we fell in love" after exchanging letters . Pyongyang has repeatedly appeale...

Trump says Federal Bureau of Investigation probe into Kavanaugh is a 'blessing in disguise'

Dr. Ford's testimony was a powerful moment for our country, and I am grateful to her and all the courageous women who were inspired by her to speak out and share their own stories. But the attorney emphasized that Keyser has no recollection of the pa...

Typhoon Trami injures 56, readies direct hit on Japan mainland Typhoon Trami injures 56, readies direct hit on Japan mainland

Nationwide, authorities have issued non-compulsory evacuation advisories to 1.5 million residents, according to public broadcaster NHK. Typhoon Trami lashed south-west Japan on Sunday (Sept 30), causing power cuts at almost 400,000 buildings and ...

Tropical storm causes outages, heavy flooding in Caribbean Tropical storm causes outages, heavy flooding in Caribbean

The storm is expected to become a tropical depression by Friday night and degenerate into a low pressure trough by late Saturday. The Category 4 storm had maximum sustained winds of 145 miles per hour and was located 640 miles southwest of the southe...

United States needs to build our trust, and sanctions lower it: North Korea

President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un . Kim expressed an openness to denuclearizing during a summit with South Korean President Moon Jae In last week, but indicated North Korea would only do so if the USA took undefined " co...

Jacinda Ardern's awkward encounter with Donald Trump Jacinda Ardern's awkward encounter with Donald Trump

When Colbert pressed her as to whether or not she starred in a Lord of the Rings film she responded with " some of us auditioned but weren't successful okay? ". Ms Ardern attracted worldwide attention when she brought her four-month-old baby Neve i...

1 missing after plane crash landing in Micronesian lagoon, airline says 1 missing after plane crash landing in Micronesian lagoon, airline says

Everyone made it off alive. Seven people were transported to the hospital after the crash. 'It was just surreal. Jaynes said those aboard managed to wade through waist-deep water to the emergency exits on the sinking plane. James Yaingeluo, one...

Turkey's Erdogan lands in Berlin for contentious state visit Turkey's Erdogan lands in Berlin for contentious state visit

Merkel too will be notably absent. Authorities, who fret at Erdogan's influence over German Turks, have warned Erdogan against campaigning overtly when he opens a mosque on Saturday in Cologne, home to one of Germany's largest Turkish communities.

Kashmir needs a peaceful solution: Pak FM to United Nations secretary general Kashmir needs a peaceful solution: Pak FM to United Nations secretary general

Swaraj also said Hafiz Saeed, the alleged mastermind of the 2008 attack in Mumbai in which 168 people died, "still roams the streets of Pakistan with impunity". He is also expected to accuse India of rights violations - as Pakistan has done repeatedl...

Brett Kavanaugh’s Friend, Mark Judge, Says He Will Cooperate With Investigators Brett Kavanaugh’s Friend, Mark Judge, Says He Will Cooperate With Investigators

Judge's cooperation, he will answer any and all questions posed to him", Van Gelder said. The Senate Judiciary Committee on Friday afternoon voted along party lines to send Kavanaugh's nomination to the full Senate, but Sen. Several Democratic sena...

Indonesian Earthquake Sparks Tsunami That Reportedly Kills Hundreds Indonesian Earthquake Sparks Tsunami That Reportedly Kills Hundreds

Palu is built around a narrow bay which apparently magnified the force of the tsunami . Many locals are too afraid to go back indoors and have chose to sleep in the darkness outside following the residual tremors which have been occurring througho...

Iraq 'regrets' closure of United States consulate, Iran rejects 'propaganda' Iraq 'regrets' closure of United States consulate, Iran rejects 'propaganda'

The closure of the consulate, one of three U.S. posts in the country, follows at least two rocket attacks apparently targeting the U.S. Embassy in Baghdad and the mission in Basra earlier this month. He added that Iran regards the "ludicrous justific...

F 35 carries out first-ever combat strike, hits Taliban F 35 carries out first-ever combat strike, hits Taliban

Scott Stearney said. "The shot is successful", reads the statement of the Central command of the US Navy. According to Tolo News chain, the fighter plane used a weapon whose details are unknown, although a video published by the Marines service s...

Coons: Ford's Testimony Caused 'Real Doubts' That Led to Flake Delay

The President, in announcing the new probe yesterday, said he ordered the FBI to conduct a "supplemental investigation to update Judge Kavanaugh's file". It also gives cover to wavering Republicans like Sens. "Judge Kavanaugh used as much political...

Trump orders Federal Bureau of Investigation probe of Kavanaugh as Senate delays final vote Trump orders Federal Bureau of Investigation probe of Kavanaugh as Senate delays final vote

The decision is a reversal for the administration, which had argued that Kavanaugh had been vetted. The motion came hours after protesters confronted him in a Capitol Hill elevator moments after he announced he would vote "yes" to confirm Kavanaugh.

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