Sunday November 18-th, 2018

Palestinians strike in support of Israels Arab minority Palestinians strike in support of Israels Arab minority

A source with the agency said around 10 staff members crossed into Israel from the Gaza Strip on Monday. They were subsequently spirited out of Gaza via the Erez Crossing, which was supposed to be closed for the Jewish holiday of Sukkot. Senior Pal...

Trump Mocks Kavanaugh Accuser Christine Blasey Ford at Mississippi Rally

Late last week , the Senate Judiciary Committee heard from both Kavanaugh, and Christine Blasey Ford , who says Kavanaugh drunkenly pinned her down on a bed and groped her against her will at a high school gathering in 1982. Trump then told the cro...

As Clock Ticks on Brexit, May’s Nemesis Closes In As Clock Ticks on Brexit, May’s Nemesis Closes In

In a wide-ranging speech, he also called for tax cuts and an increase in house-building. "If we get it wrong, if we bottle Brexit now, believe me, the people of this country will find it hard to forgive", Johnson told the hundreds of Conservatives...

Several arrested over white nationalist rally in Charlottesville Several arrested over white nationalist rally in Charlottesville

Four members of a militant white supremacist group from California have been arrested on charges they traveled to Virginia previous year to incite a riot and attack counterprotesters at a white nationalist rally that turned deadly. Robert E. Lee. ...

China Cancels Security Talks With US Secretary of Defense China Cancels Security Talks With US Secretary of Defense

Mattis said the US has to learn how to manage its relationship with the communist nation. "There's tension points in the relationship, but based on discussions coming out of NY last week and other things that we have coming up, we do not see it get...

Trade deal returns U.S. to ‘manufacturing powerhouse’ Trade deal returns U.S. to ‘manufacturing powerhouse’

Trump wanted Canada to open its dairy market to USA farmers, and Canada wanted to preserve a mechanism for resolving disputes. Ratifying the deal is likely to stretch into 2019 because once Trump and the leaders from Canada and Mexico sign the agre...

Melania Trump arrives Ghana for 5-Day Africa Visit Melania Trump arrives Ghana for 5-Day Africa Visit

The first lady then helped pass out baskets donated by the White House. Shortly after her arrival, Trump visited the Greater Accra Hospital. Mrs. Trump plans to visit a hospital neonatal intensive care unit before going to the presidential pala...

Trump Says 'Scary Time' For Accused Men Trump Says 'Scary Time' For Accused Men

Senate Republicans have privately expressed similar sentiments. She told CBS This Morning on Tuesday that California college professor Christine Blasey Ford's sexual assault allegation against Kavanaugh lacks corroboration. Over and over we hear ...

Back Chequers for a real Brexit dividend, says Philip Hammond Back Chequers for a real Brexit dividend, says Philip Hammond

Warning: there is flash photography in this report. Johnson wants an extra six months to buy him time to topple Theresa May and work out a new plan for Brexit as prime minister, the Sun has revealed. "And in so doing to believe in conservatism an...

NY Times: Trump got $413M from his dad, much from tax dodges NY Times: Trump got $413M from his dad, much from tax dodges

Mr Trump's lawyer Charles Harder told the Times its report was inaccurate. For almost all his life, Trump has been accruing payments from his father's business in a trust fund that's still growing to this day, the Times' analysis of tax retur...

NAFTA 2.0 is just a warmup to Trump’s bout with China NAFTA 2.0 is just a warmup to Trump’s bout with China

U.S. farmers will gain access to 3.5% of Canada's dairy market worth $16bn a year, while another requirement stipulates that 40% of components for vehicles produced in the USMCA area must be made in areas paying wages of $16 an hour.

Lawyer: FBI has completed Mark Judge interview Lawyer: FBI has completed Mark Judge interview

He said Kavanaugh seemed willing to "mislead senators about everything from the momentous to the mundane" to ensure his ascension to the high court. The protesters wanted Manchin to commit to opposing Kavanaugh's potential confirmation to the court...

Indonesia seeks global help after quake-tsunami, mass prison breaks confirmed Indonesia seeks global help after quake-tsunami, mass prison breaks confirmed

Last Friday, waves up to 20 feet high crashed onto the shoreline of Palu, on the island of Sulawesi, where thousands had gathered for a beach festival. Before-and-after satellite pictures showed a largely built-up neighborhood just south of Palu's a...

Iran Guard launches missiles into Syria 'in retaliation for Ahwaz attack' Iran Guard launches missiles into Syria 'in retaliation for Ahwaz attack'

He also commented on the recent video released by BBC showing various slogans - such as "Death with Israel", "Down with the house of Saud" and "Death to Israel" - written on Iranian missiles that were reportedly launched Monday. "One of the messages,...

Parcels Sent To Pentagon Suspected To Contain Ricin, Says Official Parcels Sent To Pentagon Suspected To Contain Ricin, Says Official

We'll keep you updated. They were found at a delivery facility on the Pentagon grounds but not inside the main building that includes the offices of the defence secretary. Ricin is made from the leftover by-products of castor oil. In April 2013 , ...

America’s image has worsened under Trump, shows survey

Pew, which conducted the survey from May to August, said the data reveals a significant decline in America's global image since Trump took office. But the deal came after Trump spent the 2016 campaign and much of his presidency criticizing both Mexic...

Brexit negotiator Guy Verhofstadt mocks Boris Johnson's bridge plan Brexit negotiator Guy Verhofstadt mocks Boris Johnson's bridge plan

He urged delegates to persuade the PM to "chuck" Chequers and return to the policies set out in her Lancaster House speech of January 2017, something he said would be a "win-win" for both Britain and the EU. David Davis , who resigned alongside Mr ...

'Wouldn't Bother Me' If FBI Talked With All Kavanaugh Accusers 'Wouldn't Bother Me' If FBI Talked With All Kavanaugh Accusers

Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh was accused of throwing ice at a man during an altercation at a bar while in college. 'Candidly, in my 25 years on this committee, I have never seen a nominee for any position behave in that manner, ' she tol...

Iran foreign minister blasts Trump officials over consulate closure Iran foreign minister blasts Trump officials over consulate closure

Washington is pushing allies to cut Iranian oil imports to zero once the sanctions start on November 4. IRAN'S Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Saturday that Teheran was closing in on an agreement to sell oil to European nations de...

Harvard Says Kavanaugh Won’t Be Teaching His 2019 Supreme Court Class

Ford's allegations have thrown the outcome of Kavanaugh's nomination - once believed by many to be a sure bet - in some doubt in the 51-49 Republican-controlled Senate. The activists behind the protests said they planned to keep up the effort as th...

Gender-reveal party accident leaves border agent bearing guilt for wildfire Gender-reveal party accident leaves border agent bearing guilt for wildfire

An off-duty border patrol agent named Dennis Dickey and his pregnant wife made a decision to have a gender reveal party in April. 2017. The fast-moving "Sawmill Fire " was ignited near Green Valley in April 2017 when Dickey shot a rifle at explosi...

President Trump touts 'historic' USMCA

Canada has made a last-minute decision to rejoin what had been the North American Free Trade Agreement, which will now be called USMCA . Trump called the deal the "most modern, up-to-date and balanced trade agreement" in United States history...

Horse wanders into French bar after breaking loose at racetrack Horse wanders into French bar after breaking loose at racetrack

Customers can be seen leaping behind the bar and fleeing the establishment to escape the horse . The filly's trainer, Jean-Marie Béguigné, told Ouest France that: "Between the track and the stables, her rider fell off". The horse ran from one en...

New US Policy Tears LGBT UN Staff From Partners New US Policy Tears LGBT UN Staff From Partners

They can conduct a same-sex marriage overseas, but face being imprisoned in some countries, travel alone, or break up with their partner. United Nations staff come from around the world, and in the vast majority of countries same-sex marriage is no...

Lindsey Graham Saves The Day Lindsey Graham Saves The Day

The senator described Kavanaugh's confirmation process as "the twilight zone" before claiming to "feel sorry" for Kavanaugh's accuser Christine Blasey Ford . "I believe if they really believed her, they would take the proper time to investigate an...

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