Monday August 19-th, 2019

VP Responds to Critique of Wife Over Christian School VP Responds to Critique of Wife Over Christian School

Rather than praising the second lady for using her time to pour into young students, Karen Pence was met with intense backlash after it was reported the school holds to a biblical view of sexuality, taking issue with same-sex relationships, extra...

Three Killed, Hospital Stormed in Large Khartoum Protests Three Killed, Hospital Stormed in Large Khartoum Protests

Sudanese police clashed with mourners on Friday during the funeral of a 60-year-old protester who died from a gunshot wound sustained during a fifth week of anti-government demonstrations. Demonstrators originally took to the streets from December 19...

Brazil condemns car bomb attack in Bogota Brazil condemns car bomb attack in Bogota

The ELN was established in 1964 by Catholic priests to fight for land rights and the protection of poor rural communities. President Ivan Duque, visiting the academy in the aftermath, was careful not to attribute blame to any armed group even while...

Fire at French ski resort of Courchevel kills two Fire at French ski resort of Courchevel kills two

The identities of the dead are still to be confirmed, Mr Loiseau said. He said local prosecutors would order a police investigation. The footage also shows a person jumping down out of the window as firefighters climb up the ladder to reach the sce...

Boris Johnson urges PM to ditch the backstop Boris Johnson urges PM to ditch the backstop

Mr Johnson said: "Yes, it (Brexit) was about democracy". Although he was reminded he was the leader of the Leave campaign, Johnson repeated: "I didn't make any remarks about Turkey ". "It has been something Mrs May has been arguing about for m...

Hilltop Italian town sells homes for less than $2 Hilltop Italian town sells homes for less than $2

You'll also need to fork out a 5,000-pound ($US5,700) security deposit, which will be returned once the renovation is complete. Still, that's not a bad deal. But like similar offers from cities and towns around the world, Sambuca left a few hitches i...

Social Democrat Lofven wins Swedish PM race as populists left in cold Social Democrat Lofven wins Swedish PM race as populists left in cold

To block the far-right Sweden Democrats from wielding any influence in parliament, the Left Party announced it would still allow Lofven to be elected. Recent polls from local Swedish polling companies show there has been no big change in public opi...

Labour willing to have ‘intelligent’ Brexit conversation with PM - Watson Labour willing to have ‘intelligent’ Brexit conversation with PM - Watson

Britain's last-minute scramble to shape an European Union exit after the deal Prime Minister Theresa May agreed with the bloc was crushed in a parliamentary vote has stalled in a stand-off between May and opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn .

US airstrike hits al-Shabab in Somalia US airstrike hits al-Shabab in Somalia

The airstrike near Jilib, Middle Juba Region, Somalia killed 52 militants , a U.S. Africa Command said in a statement. There are no reports of Americans killed or wounded. The extremist group finds itself under pressure at home on a number of fronts...

El Chapo's Escape Tunnel Exposed In Marine Bodycam Footage El Chapo's Escape Tunnel Exposed In Marine Bodycam Footage

And shortly into her testimony, when asked what kind of relationship she and Guzman had, she delivered the line of the day: "Well, until today, I thought we were a couple". Sanchez, who was nicknamed "Chapodiputada" (Chapo deputy) by local media, was...

Matildas coach sacked months before World Cup over 'workplace issues' Matildas coach sacked months before World Cup over 'workplace issues'

The decision comes after confidential surveys were conducted with the Professional Footballers Australia (PFA), Our Watch and discussions with players, staff and coaches. A number of internal reports have recently been tabled reviewing the culture ...

Son of Kenyan military officer identified as Nairobi terror attack suspect Son of Kenyan military officer identified as Nairobi terror attack suspect

Hussein Mohammed, another suspect who was arrested in Mandera county along the border with Somalia, was brought to court separately, prosecutors said. "The wife of the suicide bomber is now in our custody". President Uhuru Kenyatta said on Wednesda...

Strong 6.7 magnitude natural disaster STRIKES coast of Chile - two people confirmed dead Strong 6.7 magnitude natural disaster STRIKES coast of Chile - two people confirmed dead

A tsunami warning was initially issued but quickly cancelled. The quake hit at 10:32pm local time (1:32am GMT) and was centred just off the coast. A magnitude 6.7 quake has hit the coast of north-central Chile and witnesses said it rattled building...

Trump offers a Dreamers deal for border-money proposal Trump offers a Dreamers deal for border-money proposal

Trump further called for $800 million for humanitarian assistance, medical support, and new temporary housing at the border. The president also called for $ 800 million in "urgent humanitarian assistance" and $805 million for drug detection techno...

Americans Airlines Cancels Weekend Flights

Chicago fire officials say the incident occurred Saturday morning. Chicago could see 9 inches of snow by midday, the National Weather Service said. "Forecasts are showing a range of accumulating snow, sleet, and freezing rain", his office said in...

Suspected vehicle bomb in Derry Suspected vehicle bomb in Derry

Mark Durkan, a Social Democratic and Labour Party politician in Northern Ireland , took to Twitter to condemn the actions. Emergency services had helped ensure that there were no fatalities or injuries, she said. Sinn Fein MP Elisha McCallion said...

Extreme cold warning in effect for Greater Sudbury Extreme cold warning in effect for Greater Sudbury

Another wind chill advisory could be posted Sunday night into Monday morning, as another night of well below zero readings are likely. In Sudbury, the skies will clearing this afternoon. Individuals choosing to brace the cold are encouraged to ...

Those stopped from looting public money are forming 'mahagathbandhan': PM Modi Those stopped from looting public money are forming 'mahagathbandhan': PM Modi

Speeches were beamed on 20 giant screens to a sea of spectators waving the national tricolor flag and the banners of India's myriad opposition movements. At the Mamata Banerjee's mega rally, political bigwigs from various regional parties including...

I never said there was no collusion I never said there was no collusion

Cuomo noted that there is already ample evidence that Trump campaign members committed "collusion" with Russian efforts to sabotage the election on Trump's behalf. The President reacting to a filing in the court case of his former attorney, Michael ...

Pakistan rules out India's role in Afghan peace process Pakistan rules out India's role in Afghan peace process

The Taliban recently " halted " peace negotiations with the United States, citing America's insistence that the group negotiates with the Afghan government as the primary reason. "In our view, intra-Afghan dialogue is crucial for success and sustaina...

Honduran Migrants, Part of New Caravan, Head for Mexico Border Honduran Migrants, Part of New Caravan, Head for Mexico Border

Their advance could trigger a new Twitter firestorm from US President Donald Trump , who has urged Mexico to halt such caravans, and who tweeted early Friday: "Another big Caravan heading our way". People simply showed identification bracelets given...

Giant pet crocodile removed after it mauled Indonesian woman to death

The 700kg crocodile, named Merry, is thought to have bitten off her arm and most of her abdomen. AFP has reported that conservation officials believe Tuwo's body parts haven't been digested yet. Merry, who had been kept illegally on the pearl far...

Native Americans mocked by teens in MAGA hats at Lincoln Memorial Native Americans mocked by teens in MAGA hats at Lincoln Memorial

A series of videos have surfaced online reportedly showing students from Covington Catholic High School in Park Hills, Kentucky, confronting members of the Indigenous People's March in Washington, D.C., on Friday. People tried to identify the...

Inaction: Climate change clouds Australia's Pacific charm offensive Inaction: Climate change clouds Australia's Pacific charm offensive

It said the Australian leader should also be able to meet with groups such as the Fiji-Australia Business Council, trade unions, and other non-state actors and civil society groups. "We share a very strong commitment to understanding that unless our ...

'Yellow Vests' gather in Paris for tenth weekend of protests 'Yellow Vests' gather in Paris for tenth weekend of protests

Despite the French government suspending the prices hikes and announcing increases to the minimum wage, protests have continued. Police have been criticized by protesters for the use of rubber projectiles that have left dozens of people injured.

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