Tuesday January 15-th, 2019

Trump goes on rant attacking journalists April Ryan and Jim Acosta Trump goes on rant attacking journalists April Ryan and Jim Acosta

During that conference , CNN reporter Jim Acosta and Trump had a heated exchange, which included a White House staffer trying to yank the microphone from Acosta's hand. Trump said "nobody manipulated" a video distributed by White House press secr...

Friends Remember Jemel Roberson, Security Guard Allegedly Killed by Midlothian Police Officer Friends Remember Jemel Roberson, Security Guard Allegedly Killed by Midlothian Police Officer

According to WLS-TV , four other people suffered non-fatal gunshot wounds in the encounter, although it was not immediately clear whether these gunshot wounds were caused by the shooter or by the police response. An investigation has been opened inv...

Trump ruled out cemetery motorcade as disruptive Trump ruled out cemetery motorcade as disruptive

Mr Trump , who was in France to mark the centenary of World War One's end, cancelled a visit to a U.S. military cemetery amid heavy rain. The President was widely criticised for not going to the Aisne-Marne American Cemetery and Memorial in north...

Gaza violence erupts after covert op killings Gaza violence erupts after covert op killings

A clash that erupted during an Israeli special-forces operation in the Gaza Strip killed an Israeli army officer and a local commander for Hamas' armed wing, along with six other Palestinian militants and threatened to derail efforts to restore cal...

Brexit talks are now in the endgame, assures PM May Brexit talks are now in the endgame, assures PM May

The prime minister is under pressure from both Brexiteers and pro-EU MPs as she tries to seal a deal with the EU on the terms for the UK's exit on 29 March 2019. "We assess the probability of a deal to trigger the status quo transition period as at l...

Sam Donaldson says CNN suing White House over Jim Acosta suspension Sam Donaldson says CNN suing White House over Jim Acosta suspension

The White House suspended his credentials later that day, with press secretary Sarah Sanders accusing Acosta of putting his hands on the intern who was trying to take the microphone from him. According to ABC's former White House correspondent Sam...

Aung San Suu Kyi stripped of Amnesty's highest honour over 'shameful betrayal' Aung San Suu Kyi stripped of Amnesty's highest honour over 'shameful betrayal'

More than 720,000 Rohingya were driven over the border to Bangladesh in a crackdown that started in August 2017, and refugees have detailed horrific testimony of murder, rape, torture and arson. To make matters worse, her civilian-led administrat...

Iran honoring JCPOA as new sanctions hit, IAEA report shows Iran honoring JCPOA as new sanctions hit, IAEA report shows

US President Donald J. Trump signs an executive order on Iran Sanctions at Trump National Golf Club, August 6, 2018, in Bedminster Township, New Jersey. The latest batch of U.S. sanctions severely impacts Iran's oil industry, the major source of the ...

Ex-Marine kills 12 in California bar shooting Ex-Marine kills 12 in California bar shooting

Justin Meek, a recent graduate of California Lutheran, also died in the country music club and bar. A former pal told the New York Post that the gunman was a "weird loner" obsessed with practising dance moves in his garage. Dean said the slain de...

Trump, Pence miss Veterans Day observance at Arlington Cemetery

Attending in Trump's place were the White House chief of staff, retired Marine General John Kelly; the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, Marine General Joe Dunford; and several members of the White House staff. President Ronald Reagan and the ...

Macron throws shade at Trump: I don't make diplomacy through tweets Macron throws shade at Trump: I don't make diplomacy through tweets

French President Emmanuel Macron , German Chancellor Angela Merkel and United Nations chief Antonio Guterres took turns in warning about the dangers of nationalism on Sunday as they marked the centenary of the end of World War I . TRT World's S...

£74,000 floods in for homeless hero who rammed killer £74,000 floods in for homeless hero who rammed killer

He was shot in the chest by police and later died in hospital. I didn't quite get him down though. "All funds donated to this campaign will go directly to Mr Rogers to help get him back on his feet", the organisation's site reads. Stolzenberg sai...

California wildfires: At the very least 5 useless, 15,000 houses threatened California wildfires: At the very least 5 useless, 15,000 houses threatened

She's a strong, smart woman". Officials hoped numerous elderly on the list were elsewhere without a way to contact loved ones. The sheriff's office in the stricken northern county set up a missing-persons call centre to help connect people.

First Warning Forecast: Rain Rain And More Rain First Warning Forecast: Rain Rain And More Rain

Tuesday will be a cloudy, brisk and cold day overall with spotty flurries and slowly falling afternoon temperatures. West wind 9 to 11 miles per hour. Highs on Thursday will warm into the middle and upper 40's. Mostly cloudy Friday with a slig...

Neo-Nazi couple who named baby after Hitler are convicted Neo-Nazi couple who named baby after Hitler are convicted

The court in Birmingham heard that Thomas and Patatas had given their baby the middle name "Adolf" to express their admiration for the leader of the Third Reich. The court heard how the group used several methods to disguise their contact with each o...

Egypt's newly discovered tombs hold mummies, animal statues Egypt's newly discovered tombs hold mummies, animal statues

Of the statues found, those depicting cats were dominant, a reflection of the reverence with which Egyptian culture is thought to have regarded felines. "Painted wooden sarcophagi of Cobras with mummies found inside them were also discovered along wi...

Nelson calls on Scott to recuse himself from Florida recount Nelson calls on Scott to recuse himself from Florida recount

In Miami-Dade, the state's most populated county, the recount began early Saturday evening, as workers began to load paper ballots into scanning machines for a tabulation that will likely take days. Republicans have suggested that their candidate...

Wildfires Sweeping California Claim the Homes of Celebrities and Regular Folks Alike Wildfires Sweeping California Claim the Homes of Celebrities and Regular Folks Alike

The measure hastens availability of federal emergency aid to fire-stricken regions of the state. The death toll - 29 - ties the Camp Fire with the deadliest in state history, the 1933 Griffith Park wildfire in Los Angeles. the day before the ...

Putin, Trump have 'good' talk on world situation over lunch in Paris Putin, Trump have 'good' talk on world situation over lunch in Paris

Presidents Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin attended a World War I commemorative event in Paris this past weekend. The Paris Peace Forum, which started yesterday, brings together leaders from across the world, global organisations, local g...

Philippines announces charges against news site critical of government Philippines announces charges against news site critical of government

In a Resolution dated October 2, Assistant State Prosecutor Zenamar J.L. Machacon-Caparros found probable cause to indict RHC, Ressa and Baladiang for willful attempt to evade or defeat tax and willful failure to supply correct and accurate informati...

Democrat Kyrsten Sinema wins Arizona US Senate seat Democrat Kyrsten Sinema wins Arizona US Senate seat

McSally posted a video message to twitter. She says: "I just called Kyrsten Sinama and congratulated her on becoming Arizona's first female senator after a hard-fought battle". McSally's attacks on Sinema reached back more than 15 years to when Sinem...

Duterte meets Cabinet on eve of Asean summit opening Duterte meets Cabinet on eve of Asean summit opening

World leaders will push for the rapid completion of a massive, China-backed trade deal that excludes the USA at a summit this week, in a rebuke to rising protectionism and Donald Trump's "America First" agenda. The 33rd ASEAN summit and its related m...

Wisconsin school district investigates photo of boys giving Nazi salute Wisconsin school district investigates photo of boys giving Nazi salute

She released a statement from the Baraboo School District, explaining that the school is working with parents and local authorities to investigate the image, taken last spring. The memorial attached a link to its e-learning page . "The destruction m...

Marvel Legend Stan Lee Passes Away at 95 Marvel Legend Stan Lee Passes Away at 95

Lee began his long and esteemed career in the world of comic books in 1939, running errands for Marvel precursor Timely Comics before eventually being named editor after his war service. You will spend the rest of your life bumping into things that...

Stan Lee Dead - Marvel Boss Was 95 Stan Lee Dead - Marvel Boss Was 95

The obvious: Spider-Man, The Avengers , Black Panther , Thor (kind of), Captain Marvel , Daredevil , The Fantastic Four , The X-Men, Doctor Strange , The Incredible Hulk , and many more. Sadly, those future projects will not include the came...

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