Sunday December 9-th, 2018

United Nations council to meet on N Korea nuclear program in December United Nations council to meet on N Korea nuclear program in December

Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping talked on the phone earlier on Wednesday. He also said the meeting on human rights in North Korea could be held on december 11. As the only nation to suffer a nuclear attack in World War II, he said Japan f...

Corker: McFarland Nomination 'Frozen' After Reports She Knew About Flynn Call Corker: McFarland Nomination 'Frozen' After Reports She Knew About Flynn Call

KT McFarland was Michael Flynn's Deputy National Security Advisor, but she left that position in May and was nominated to be the new Ambassador to Singapore. He resigned less than a month after the president's inauguration when we learned he'd misl...

US B-1B bombers to fly over Korea in joint exercise US B-1B bombers to fly over Korea in joint exercise

William Betts stated in a press release on Monday. Below are photos of some of the aircraft involved. The exercises are scheduled to run through Friday. Aircraft taking part will be flown from eight US and South Korean military installations. The e...

Terrorist plot to assassinate British PM foiled Terrorist plot to assassinate British PM foiled

Armed police and members of Britain's MI5 apprehended Naa'imur Zakariyah Rahman from north London and Mohammed Aqib Imran from southeast Birmingham last week. In May, 22 people died when suicide bomber Salman Ramadan Abed targeted concert-goers at ...

Senate confirms Kirstjen Nielsen to head Homeland Security

Kirstjen Nielsen, a top White House aide considered to be a cybersecurity expert, will now lead the DHS. Senate Majority Mitch McConnell , R-Ky., called Nielsen a qualified candidate with the talent and experience to succeed. Democratic Representa...

Britain and European Union agree to avoid hard border in Ireland after Brexit Britain and European Union agree to avoid hard border in Ireland after Brexit

And if governments refuse to sign off on proposals for what the European Union should seek in a post-Brexit free trade deal with London, then May's hopes of being able to show those guidelines at home as a trophy won in exchange for giving in to most...

'Egypt, not Nigeria, have the best World Cup draw' 'Egypt, not Nigeria, have the best World Cup draw'

The expectation doesn't stop there, as since the draw was made, England's odds of winning have been slightly trimmed from 18/1 to just 16/1. The opinions are also divided among football experts in Egypt . Defending World Cup and 2017 Confederati...

Argentina, Iceland, Croatia in World Cup Group of Death Argentina, Iceland, Croatia in World Cup Group of Death

This is the most hard group by average SPI rating, with the four teams having an average rank of 81.7 out of 100. There was no group of death after the draw in Moscow, but there will be some interesting clashes at next year's soccer spectacle.

California Fires Burn 1 Million Acres In 2017 California Fires Burn 1 Million Acres In 2017

The Philippine post is also monitoring the Creek Fire and the Rye Fire in Los Angeles County, which have already consumed more than 11,500 acres and remain out of control, said Consul General Adel Angelito Cruz. An unusually bad year for California w...

Turkey says United States possible relocation of embassy to Jerusalem Turkey says United States possible relocation of embassy to Jerusalem "extremely worrying"

Embassy there from Tel Aviv. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan , a champion of the Palestinian cause, often criticises Israel over its actions in the West Bank and Gaza Strip, despite a 2016 reconciliation deal after years of severed ties fol...

Michael Owen's Champions League predictions, including Chelsea, Man Utd and Liverpool Michael Owen's Champions League predictions, including Chelsea, Man Utd and Liverpool

In the round of 32, the four third-place finishers with the best records in the UEFA Champions League group stage will be seeded along with the 12 UEFA Europa League group winners. Diego Perotti's header was the difference in Tuesday's win, and he ...

Hamas 'appreciates' Erdogan's position on Jerusalem Hamas 'appreciates' Erdogan's position on Jerusalem

Incidentally, Yisrael Katz himself looks like a mafia boss. "The US embassy and the embassies of the rest of the world should be housed in Jerusalem". Erdogan's equation of wealth-smuggling and treason, first made Sunday, builds on his allegations of...

Take Two: Schumer, Pelosi Accept Trump's Invitation to Talk Budget Take Two: Schumer, Pelosi Accept Trump's Invitation to Talk Budget

Pelosi and Schumer said Republican leaders would also attend Thursday's meeting, where they would all discuss "the year-end agenda", which includes how to keep the government open past December 8, when funding is set to run out. If so, it is unclear ...

Trump lawyers try to take obstruction charges off the table Trump lawyers try to take obstruction charges off the table

Still, lawyers then and now say the real answer would rest with the courts, and some lawyers argue that since the Constitution does not address the question, the US Supreme Court could ultimately find that the president was not above prosecution.

Students shot at U.S. high school Students shot at U.S. high school

Their conditions weren't immediately known. One of the victims was found in a parking lot by the school football field and a second was found in a locker room, according to a tweet from the Pierce County Sheriff's Department. It's unclear whether t...

Daphne Caruana Galizia: 10 Arrests Over Car Bomb Murder Of Malta Journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia: 10 Arrests Over Car Bomb Murder Of Malta Journalist

Prime Minister Joseph Muscat, who was among the subjects of the late reporter's investigations, declined to say who the suspects were or why they were arrested. Malta's government is offering a €1m reward for information relating to the killing . ...

Model at heart of Britain's Cold War sex scandal dies Model at heart of Britain's Cold War sex scandal dies

Born in 1943, Keeler was a model and nightclub dancer in 1963 when she had an affair with British War Secretary John Profumo . - December 4 2017: Christine Keeler dies at Princess Royal University Hospital, near Farnborough after struggling to e...

PM invites all newly elected Mayors to New Delhi PM invites all newly elected Mayors to New Delhi

A positive atmosphere is building in favour of the BJP and we will sweep Gujarat elections ", BJP general secretary Vijay Bahadur Pathak said. Amethi Nagar Panchyat chairperson Chandrama Devi and Jais Nagar Palika Parishad Mahesh Pratap will be am...

United Nations rights body passes Rohingya crimes measure United Nations rights body passes Rohingya crimes measure

Zeid slammed "widespread, systematic and shockingly brutal" attacks against the Rohingya, as well as policies that had dehumanized and segregated the minority, and left it wallowing in statelessness for decades. Marzuki Darusman, who heads the indepe...

PNP, PDEA welcome police return in war on drugs PNP, PDEA welcome police return in war on drugs

On October 12, 2017, Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte reduced the police's role in drug-related operations in favor of the Drug Enforcement Agency. Duterte and police officials say the victims fought back and placed enforcers in danger. Fo...

2 crewmen rescued, 2 missing after boat sinks off coast of Nantucket 2 crewmen rescued, 2 missing after boat sinks off coast of Nantucket

The captain of the F/V Enterprise, which was working nearby, noticed the lights of the F/V Misty Blue going out, and steamed over to investigate. "We also are trying to have divers in the water". As of late Monday night, the two other crew members re...

Judge to hear arguments in defamation lawsuit against President Trump Judge to hear arguments in defamation lawsuit against President Trump

A NY judge will hear arguments Tuesday in a defamation lawsuit against President Trump . She came forward during the 2016 presidential election campaign, after the notorious Access Hollywood video surfaced, where Trump was caught on an hot mic t...

2 kids found in raid on polygamist compound; 2 still missing 2 kids found in raid on polygamist compound; 2 still missing

The sheriff's office said the girls would have been unlikely to have survived the frigid night, reported CBS News . The authorities found two missing young sisters and they both were discovered in a good condition. He is accused of kidnapping his ...

Ex-campaign aide: Pence's wife finds Trump 'totally vile' Ex-campaign aide: Pence's wife finds Trump 'totally vile'

While Pence's name emerged as a potential presidential contender for 2016 in the wake of his 2012 gubernatorial victory, the in governor's political career was on a downward trajectory when he unexpectedly hitched his wagon to Trump's star.

Officer Fatally Shoots Bronx Man Wielding a Machete, Police Say Officer Fatally Shoots Bronx Man Wielding a Machete, Police Say

Speaking at an early morning news conference, NYPD Chief of Patrol Terence Monahan said a group of Emergency Service Division officers were executing a search warrant after getting reports of handguns and drugs inside the apartment. In line with new ...

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