Sunday November 17-th, 2019

Judge Orders Release of Redacted Cohen Raid Documents Judge Orders Release of Redacted Cohen Raid Documents

Here are five things to know about the documents , compiled from Globe wire services. The raids on Cohen were triggered in part by a referral from special counsel Robert Mueller, who separately is looking into Russian interference in the 2016 USA ...

More load shedding scheduled for this week, says Eskom More load shedding scheduled for this week, says Eskom

Eskom is missing 5,000MW of power from 8 generator units, which are down due to boiler tube leaks. This means within the boiler, we have kilometres of pipes and we have developed holes and those are biting us big time and we have eight units now d...

Dutch prosecutors consider terror motive in tram shooting Dutch prosecutors consider terror motive in tram shooting

Gokmen Tanis , 37, is led away by police in Utrecht, Netherlands on Monday March 18, after a shooting incident on a tram. The Utrecht attack took place at a busy intersection in a residential neighbourhood. There was no indication of any link b...

WH Expects Opportunity To Review Mueller Report, Assert Executive Privilege WH Expects Opportunity To Review Mueller Report, Assert Executive Privilege

Almost half, 47 percent, disagree with that assertion; only 3 percent don't have an opinion on the issue. President Trump refers to the Robert Mueller investigation again and again as a "witch hunt", and it appears that a decent number of America...

New Zealand gun control threat sparks run on semi-automatic weapons New Zealand gun control threat sparks run on semi-automatic weapons

Lawyer Richard Peters, who was assigned to represent Brenton Harrison Tarrant at his initial court appearance on Saturday, told the New Zealand Herald that Tarrant dismissed him that day. Tariq Mohammed, whose father was killed, said tensions were ...

MacDill projects on list of possible cuts to pay for border wall MacDill projects on list of possible cuts to pay for border wall

According to the list, Truax Field is slated to receive $8 million for a small arms range. The Pentagon sent a 20-page list of military construction projects to Congress on Monday that might be slashed to pay for President Donald Trump's wal...

High Court Bans Jewish Power's Ben-Ari from Running in Elections High Court Bans Jewish Power's Ben-Ari from Running in Elections

Mandelblit had said that while Balad-UAL and Kassif's statements about the State of Israel and the IDF were highly problematic, they did not meet a "critical mass" of supporting armed conflict with Israel under the law for disqualification.

Backed force says it's in control of IS Syria encampment Backed force says it's in control of IS Syria encampment

Both the SDF and the US -led coalition that backs it have said the remaining Islamic State militants at Baghouz are among its most hardened foreign operatives. Several thousand men have also surrendered and been taken to separate SDF detention cent...

Trump Doubles Down On Critiques Of The Late Sen. John McCain Trump Doubles Down On Critiques Of The Late Sen. John McCain

The president kicked off his latest round of attacks against the former Arizona senator on Saturday, when he tweeted about McCain's alleged role in advancing the so-called Steele dossier , a document from British intelligence office Christopher St...

Jack the Ripper unmasked, he was a Polish barber Jack the Ripper unmasked, he was a Polish barber

Several years ago, Ripperologist Russell Edwards asked researchers from the University of Leeds and John Moores University in Liverpool to analyze a blood-stained silk shawl thought to have belonged to Ripper victim Catherine Eddowes. While the res...

UK teen 'attacked with knife in act of far-right terrorism' UK teen 'attacked with knife in act of far-right terrorism'

UK Prime Minister Theresa May's office wrote in a Tweet "Vile, hateful far-right extremism has no place in our society". Police said they were treating it as a terrorist incident and said the attack had the hallmarks of one that had been inspired b...

Christopher Steele’s Deposition Shows How Little Research He Did On Dossier Target Christopher Steele’s Deposition Shows How Little Research He Did On Dossier Target

Steele and his company, Orbis Business Intelligence, were hired by Glenn Simpson's USA based company, Fusion GPS, to work on the dossier and promote its contents to journalists. "We knew already that publishing the dossier was in the public interest"...

Man behind New Zealand terrorist attack appears in court Man behind New Zealand terrorist attack appears in court

Authorities have declined to discuss potential motives for the attack that killed 49 people and injured dozens more. In a country where police routinely patrol unarmed, parents strained to explain to their kids what happened, even as they struggled...

Why an unbuilt Moscow Trump tower caught Mueller's attention Why an unbuilt Moscow Trump tower caught Mueller's attention

Trump has thrown his support to a bipartisan call by Congress for Mueller's report into alleged Russian interference in the 2016 presidential elections to be made public. Trump has reportedly been open to the idea of releasing the report, repeatedly ...

United Kingdom govt can not hold new parliament vote on same Brexit deal - speaker United Kingdom govt can not hold new parliament vote on same Brexit deal - speaker

A poll taken in advance of last week's House of Commons vote on extending Article 50 found that a majority of Britons were against any Brexit delay; in despite of public opinion, the lower house voted to delay Brexit on Thursday. May's strate...

Brazil’s new president signals better relations with the US Brazil’s new president signals better relations with the US

Bolsonaro's visit was not published on his agenda and members of the press were barred at the door while the president and his justice minister, Sergio Moro, hobnobbed with the spooks at the agency's Langley HQ. The South American country is also se...

Crews work to control large fire at Texas petrochemicals plant Crews work to control large fire at Texas petrochemicals plant

ITC says the risk of explosion at its facility is "minimal" and no injuries have been reported. The tanks held chemicals used in gasoline production or nail-polish remover, according to ITC. "As of 5:30AM, the City of Deer Park has received confirmat...

New Zealand Prime Minister vows never to mention mosque gunman's name New Zealand Prime Minister vows never to mention mosque gunman's name

The victims, killed at two mosques during Friday prayers, were largely Muslim migrants, refugees and residents from countries including Pakistan, Bangladesh, India, Turkey, Kuwait, Somalia and others. "Not just the postman", she said. "There can not ...

New Zealand terror attack New Zealand terror attack

Automatic filters are only likely to be able to catch exact copies of the video, the Wall Street Journal reports, so if the footage is slightly altered then human intervention is required to block it. "There can not be a case of all profit, no resp...

Trump aide, husband squabble over president's mental state Trump aide, husband squabble over president's mental state

George Conway , a persistent Trump critic, took a pointed swipe at the president over a head-spinning spate of weekend tweets in which Trump attacked, among other things, Google, General Motors, the United Auto Workers, Hillary Clinton, the Paris c...

Max 8s grounded until July Max 8s grounded until July

Air Canada said it's taking a number of measures to minimize the impact for customers, including aircraft substitutions, extending leases for planes, and suspending certain routes that were served by the 737 Max. In South Africa, meanwhile, there is...

Half of Americans believe Mueller's probe is a 'witch hunt' Half of Americans believe Mueller's probe is a 'witch hunt'

The poll prompted a tweet from the president, who said that "very few think" the poll "is legit". "We will soon find out?" tweeted Trump following the survey's release. In comparison, only 30.4 percent had "a lot of trust" in the president's denial o...

President of Kazakhstan, Nursultan Nazarbayev, resigns after three decades President of Kazakhstan, Nursultan Nazarbayev, resigns after three decades

With the death of autocratic Uzbek President Islam Karimov in 2016, Nazarbaev became the only leader of a former Soviet republic to have held power since before the U.S.S.R. Nazarbayev said he would retain the post of head of the country's Security C...

Chester police investigating after video shows officer striking woman during arrest Chester police investigating after video shows officer striking woman during arrest

Despite the corroboration of the police report stating that the woman threw the first punch, Chester Police Chief James Nolan said in a statement , "The incident, the video, and level of force used in connection with the event are all now under inve...

Prosecutors ordered to make Michael Cohen search materials public Prosecutors ordered to make Michael Cohen search materials public

The warrant refers to an earlier search warrant obtained for Cohen's email accounts in July 2017. The FBI sought a judge's permission to search Cohen's home, office, and the hotel, as well as a safe box at TD Bank. On Monday, U.S. District Judge Wi...

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