Wednesday October 16-th, 2019

Israeli court hears United States student's appeal against detention Israeli court hears United States student's appeal against detention

Israel has chose to determine who will be allowed to enter Israel and the occupied territories based on the political ideology. Statements from the Reform movement and J Street U, J Street's college arm, likewise said that barring Alqasem does...

Amal Clooney Blasts Trump For Mocking Dr. Christine Blasey Ford Amal Clooney Blasts Trump For Mocking Dr. Christine Blasey Ford

Trump confessed, "Had we not made that speech we would not have won". I don't remember. How many years ago was it? 'I don't remember.' Where is the place? Trump openly questioned Ford's claims and mocked the broader #MeToo movement during a rally...

ISIS abducts hundreds of civilians in east Syria ISIS abducts hundreds of civilians in east Syria

But IS has lost most of its self-declared caliphate in Syria and Iraq over the last two years. Two white United Nations jeeps crossed into the Golan Heights on Monday through the reopened crossing near the Syrian border town of Quneitra after a...

At least six people killed in flashfloods in southern France, waters rising At least six people killed in flashfloods in southern France, waters rising

In the villages of Conques-sue-Orbiel and Veillardonnel, water rose as high as the first floor windows of some houses. Local reports describe waters rising by seven metres in a few hours and people scrabbling onto their roofs to await rescue.

Elizabeth Warren Releases DNA Test Results Elizabeth Warren Releases DNA Test Results

Bustamante, who won a 2010 MacArthur fellowship, also known as a Genius Grant , found that the "vast majority" of Warren's ancestry is European, but "the results strongly support the existence of an unadmixed Native American ancestor". Even then, Wa...

Saudi Arabia says it will respond with greater action to any sanctions Saudi Arabia says it will respond with greater action to any sanctions

Turkish officials reportedly have told the US government that they have audio and video recordings proving the Washington Post columnist and dissident was killed inside the Saudi consulate in Istanbul this month. The statement did not elaborate. ...

Cologne police: Hostage incident at train station Cologne police: Hostage incident at train station

It wasn't immediately clear how the man was injured and police said on Twitter that emergency personnel were trying to revive him with CPR. "We are in contact with the man", police spokesman Christoph Gilles told broadcaster n-tv at the time.

Pope Francis defrocks 2 bishops for sex abuse of minors Pope Francis defrocks 2 bishops for sex abuse of minors

In a statement made by the Vatican, Pope Francis made it clear that there will be no possibility of appeal. Cox, who has been accused of committing sexual abuse against minors in Chile , retired in 2002 and has been living in the German town of ...

India minister denies misconduct after #MeToo accusations India minister denies misconduct after #MeToo accusations

After consulting with officials in the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) he said: "The allegations of misconduct made against me are false and fabricated, spiced up by innuendo and malice ". Akbar has been an editor of newspapers like The Teleg...

Trump tells '60 Minutes' that climate change will 'change back again' Trump tells '60 Minutes' that climate change will 'change back again'

President Donald Trump in a recent interview with " 60 Minutes " says Defense Secretary James Mattis could leave the administration. "In poisonings?" and he answered: "Probably he is, yeah". "I want them to open their markets like ... our markets...

Princess Eugenie's Second Wedding Dress Revealed Princess Eugenie's Second Wedding Dress Revealed

Princess Eugenie married her long term partner Jack Brooksbank on Friday in front of 850 guests in a star-studded celebration. While Sarah and Prince Andrew have remained good friends and even share a house together on the Windsor Estate, the ...

Donald Trump Praises Confederate Army General Robert E. Lee Donald Trump Praises Confederate Army General Robert E. Lee

Later in his speech, Trump said that Ulysses S. Grant , the 18th President of the United States and Commanding General of the Army during the Civil War, was also was a "great general", and that he "knocked the hell out of everyone". "I don't know i...

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle touch down in Australia Prince Harry and Meghan Markle touch down in Australia

Meghan , 37, smiled and waved at fans and looked effortlessly chic in a black turtle-neck and maroon scarf. Prince Harry and Meghan have touched down in Sydney to start their much anticipated 16-day tour of Australia . Mulroney likely provi...

Hillary Says Clinton Was ‘Absolutely’ Right to Not Resign Over Lewinsky Scandal Hillary Says Clinton Was ‘Absolutely’ Right to Not Resign Over Lewinsky Scandal

Clinton said she didn't think her husband's affair with Lewinsky, which began in 1995 when Lewinsky was a 22-year-old White House intern, was an abuse of power, arguing that Lewinsky was an adult at the time. "I take responsibility for my life and m...

Angela Merkel's Bavarian allies suffer historic election losses Angela Merkel's Bavarian allies suffer historic election losses

Voters in the southern German heartland of Bavaria dealt a stinging blow to Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservative allies. Divisions between Merkel's Christian Democratic Union and the CSU - conservative sister parties - have widened since an ...

Saudis vow to hit back against any measures over Jamal Khashoggi Saudis vow to hit back against any measures over Jamal Khashoggi

Saudi Arabia on Sunday warned against threats to punish it over last week's disappearance of journalist Jamal Khashoggi , as European leaders piled on pressure and two more US executives scrapped plans to attend a Saudi investor conference.

Police are searching for whoever put googly eyes on this Georgia monument Police are searching for whoever put googly eyes on this Georgia monument

Well, someone put googly eyes on a historical monument in Georgia . Police in the city of Savannah, Georgia, are on the hunt for the prankster who made the little addition to the statue of Nathanael Greene . As for why someone would set their g...

Prince Harry and Meghan arrive in Australia for royal tour

Jessica was one of just three people, along with Meghan's mum Doria and Harry's mate/Soho House consultant Markus Anderson, to join the Suits actress and Harry in the royal box at the Invictus Games. A Kensington Palace spokesman said: "There i...

Brexit deal TONIGHT? Dominic Raab and European Union states summoned to Brussels Brexit deal TONIGHT? Dominic Raab and European Union states summoned to Brussels

The former foreign secretary said: "The fatal error was not to challenge the EU's position that the only way of avoiding a hard border on the island of Ireland - an objective we all share - is for Northern Ireland to have the same regulations for tra...

Saudi Arabia says it will respond to any economic sanctions

Jamal Khashoggi, a critic of the Saudi regime, has been missing since he entered the country's consulate in Turkey on 2 October. Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman has aggressively pitched the kingdom as a destination for foreign investment.

Four men killed in shooting at child's birthday party in Texas Four men killed in shooting at child's birthday party in Texas

One 3-year-old, a boy, was shot in the leg and the other, a girl, was shot in the arm, but none of their conditions are life-threatening. Sgt. Nathan Brandley says an altercation erupted between two families attending the party and escalated into a d...

President Donald Trump Tweetstorm - The Sunday Edition

It was Gen. Ulysses S. Grant , not Gen. Robert E. Lee . The comments were meant to honor Grant and the state that spawned him. As we reported yesterday, on Friday night NBC News tweeted an out-of-context, selectively edited clip of President ...

Hunter kills British cyclist in France, police speak of accident Hunter kills British cyclist in France, police speak of accident

Prosecutor Philippe Toccanier said the death was believed to be an accident but the cyclist "couldn't be confused with game, as he had a coloured helmet and a coloured mountain bike". "It may be that he was mistaken for a fast moving animal". Last ...

"Cornerstore Caroline" Apologizes For Accusing Black Boy Of Sexual Assault

Theresa Klein, who is white, visited the Sahara Deli on Albemarle Road around 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday from her apartment. Both children can be heard clearly scared and crying. when his mother called him and he tried to grab [his mom's] hand, that's wh...

China echoes International Monetary Fund pledge to avoid using currency as trade war tool

I'm not singling out Japan on that", Mnuchin said on Saturday, when asked whether the United States will discuss currencies in trade negotiations with Japan. She said the Fund would require absolute transparency on Pakistan's debts, including those o...

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