Tuesday January 15-th, 2019

Bin Salman wasn't aware of Khashoggi killing: Saudi FM Bin Salman wasn't aware of Khashoggi killing: Saudi FM

On the day Khashoggi disappeared, Cengiz waited for hours outside the consulate for him and, when he did not return, got in touch with authorities as he had instructed her to do, she later said. A joint Turkish-Saudi team completed an investigation i...

Saudi says Turkish probe shows Khashoggi murder 'premeditated' Saudi says Turkish probe shows Khashoggi murder 'premeditated'

On Oct. 2, Khashoggi , known for his criticism of the policy of Riyadh , disappeared when he visited the consulate general of Saudi Arabia in Istanbul , where he came to obtain documents for registration of marriage with a Turkish citizen.

At least 17 dead, dozens missing in Dead Sea floods At least 17 dead, dozens missing in Dead Sea floods

Israel's military said it was helping with the operation, sending helicopters and search and rescue soldiers. Thursday's incident is the second tragedy resulting from flash-flooding near the Dead Sea this year. Police were investigating whether the...

Pentagon sends 800 troops to US-Mexico border as migrant caravan advances Pentagon sends 800 troops to US-Mexico border as migrant caravan advances

He vowed, "They will be stopped!" in apparent reference to the caravan, which was still about 1,000 miles from the U.S. -Mexico border and starting to dwindle. Customs and Border Protection. But the new troops would be active duty troops, not Nationa...

Evidence indicates Khashoggi killing was premeditated - Saudi attorney general

Trump, who has reiterated that he views Saudi Arabia as a great ally and an important purchaser of US weaponry, seems to have grown more suspicious of Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman's role in Khashoggi's death. Officials and the crown prince's supp...

Putin warns new 'arms race' if United States exits missile treaty Putin warns new 'arms race' if United States exits missile treaty

Russian Federation has in turn accused the United States of violating the treaty with its missile defences. John Bolton is making a claim we can not know. Republicans joined Democrats in saying the US leader appeared weak at a time he should ha...

Gillum and DeSantis trade increasingly personal blows during second Florida gubernatorial debate Gillum and DeSantis trade increasingly personal blows during second Florida gubernatorial debate

In newly released text messages, Corey texted Gillum and said "Just checking in with you". A trip for that company is the reason Gillum was originally on the trip to NY. TheBlaze has reached out to the DeSantis and Gillum campaigns for comment, but h...

China denies spying on Trump's cellphone, suggests change of phones China denies spying on Trump's cellphone, suggests change of phones

The New York Times had yet another breathless blockbuster on Thursday morning, a story headlined "When Trump Phones Friends, the Chinese and the Russians Listen and Learn". A spokesperson for Wynn declined comment . In listening in on Trump's cel...

Man Trying To Burn Spiders Sets House On Fire Man Trying To Burn Spiders Sets House On Fire

Although the exact cause of the blaze is under investigation, firefighters believe the blowtorch was to blame. The son is understood to have been using the blow torch on the exterior of the home to try and exterminate the creatures. One of the exte...

Japan's Abe begins a rare visit to China Japan's Abe begins a rare visit to China

During Abe's visit, the leaders will celebrate the 40th anniversary of the signing of a treaty between the two countries that was meant to set the tone for their relations following the Second World War. As China rapidly modernizes its military, Japa...

Explosive device found at home of billionaire George Soros Explosive device found at home of billionaire George Soros

Billionaire philanthropist George Soros gets consistently vilified by conservative media for ostensibly underwriting almost every progressive protest from those who disrupted the confirmation hearings of Brett Kavanaugh , to even paying for the "c...

Scaramucci on The View: Kelly has hurt morale in the White House Scaramucci on The View: Kelly has hurt morale in the White House

The statement continued: "The President, and especially the White House Press Secretary, should understand their words matter. Thus far, they have shown no comprehension of that", he said . In this October 4, 2018 file photo, a Trump supporter hol...

Sahle-Work Zewde Emerges Ethiopia's First Female President Sahle-Work Zewde Emerges Ethiopia's First Female President

Ethiopian lawmakers on Thursday unanimously elected the country's first female president, days after approving one of the world's few "gender-balanced" Cabinets. She is fluent in English and French as well as Amharic, Ethiopia's main language. Th...

Putin: Russia Will Attack Any Country That Launches US Missiles

Vladimir Putin today warned that if the United States deploys intermediate-range missiles in Europe, he will target the countries that host them. The US claims that Russian Federation is violating the INF deal by building missiles that it prohib...

Erdogan, Trump Discuss Khashoggi Case in Phone Call Erdogan, Trump Discuss Khashoggi Case in Phone Call

The Post publishes the first column by Khashoggi in its newspaper, in which the former royal court insider and longtime journalist writes about going into a self-imposed exile in the USA over the rise of Prince Mohammed . Head over to CNN to re...

Saudi Crown Prince pledges 'justice' in Khashoggi case Saudi Crown Prince pledges 'justice' in Khashoggi case

The latest in a series of shifting accounts put out by Saudi officials contends that Mr. Khashoggi, a Washington Post columnist living in self-imposed exile in Virginia, died in a fistfight during an interrogation gone wrong at the consulate.

Eight teens undergoing blood tests after being 'pricked with syringe' in prank Eight teens undergoing blood tests after being 'pricked with syringe' in prank

In a statement, police said they were told the student wielding the needle believed he was enacting a "prank". As a result, the statement said, eight teenagers received a minor needle prick. "The school will be taking strong disciplinary action aga...

China, Russia listening to Donald Trump phone calls China, Russia listening to Donald Trump phone calls

Aides just hope, according to the Times , that he isn't divulging any classified information on the calls. According to a report in Wednesday's New York Times , President Donald Trump's aides have been warning him that the calls he makes and ...

Brexit deal 95% done says Theresa May Brexit deal 95% done says Theresa May

Updating the House, the Prime Minister told MPs that "95 per cent of the Withdrawal Agreement and its protocols are now settled", but added the "considerable sticking point" of the backstop had yet to be agreed. "Politicians telling the people they...

Stacey Abrams' campaign defends her participation in 1992 Georgia flag burning Stacey Abrams' campaign defends her participation in 1992 Georgia flag burning

Abrams, a novelist and former state representative, is running against Georgia Secretary of State Brian Kemp . She responded that Kemp has used Georgia's strict "exact match" voter ID law to put thousands of voter applications on hold. Tensions es...

Wasserman Schultz office, building evacuated after bomb threat Wasserman Schultz office, building evacuated after bomb threat

The envelopes had identical return addresses for Florida Democratic Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz , the former Democratic National Committee chairwoman. "We condemn the attempted violent attacks recently made against President Obama, Presid...

Schoolgirls took knives to school 'to kill classmates and drink their blood' Schoolgirls took knives to school 'to kill classmates and drink their blood'

Messages found on the girls' cellphones indicated they planned to "leave body parts at the entrance" and commit suicide after the attack, Hall said. Hall wrote: "I understand that the recent news of a plot to kill students at Bartow Middle School...

Who is M Nageshwar Rao, the interim CBI Director? Who is M Nageshwar Rao, the interim CBI Director?

Nageshwar Rao as head of the probe agency. Such a situation is unprecedented in the five-decade history of the CBI, which was set up in 1963. In the evening, in Satarkata Bhavan, the Central Vigilance Commission was holding a crucial meeting whic...

Multiple people shot, at least 1 reportedly dead at Kentucky Kroger Multiple people shot, at least 1 reportedly dead at Kentucky Kroger

Wave3 News said one of the fatalities was in the parking lot outside the grocery store in Jeffersontown, about 15 miles (24 km) from downtown Louisville. "[The EMT] tried to do CPR on her, but says she died", Chinn tweeted. The dispatcher said offi...

May insists Brexit deal remains achievable May insists Brexit deal remains achievable

Backbencher Anna Soubry said: "She's reneging on everything and pickling everyone off". But a longer transition will be hard for the prime minister to sell. "There is a certain difference in the assessment of where we are now", admitted one senior ...

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