Wednesday December 11-th, 2019

Trump's campaign centered on fighting Democrats, not policy Trump's campaign centered on fighting Democrats, not policy

We at Dealbreaker have said it for many moons now , but Trump's Deutsche Bank account documents might be the Ark of the Covenant for this White House, melting the face of any Trump acolyte who gazes upon them. Some two dozen House Democrats have ...

Jakarta riots: Indonesian president says he will not tolerate threats to unity Jakarta riots: Indonesian president says he will not tolerate threats to unity

Protesters tore up pavement and destroyed street signs, police responded with tear gas and rubber bullets. At least three officers were injured in the clashes and carried away, an AFP reporter on the scene said. Flanked by the head of the military an...

Turkey Ready For US Sanctions Over Russian Missile Deal - Minister Turkey Ready For US Sanctions Over Russian Missile Deal - Minister

While Washington has warned that Ankara faced sanctions under its Countering America's Adversaries Through Sanctions Act (CAATSA) if it presses on with the deal, Turkey has said it expected U.S. Washington says the move would jeopardize Ankara's role...

Kremlin denies Russian involvement in Austria's Freedom Party scandal Kremlin denies Russian involvement in Austria's Freedom Party scandal

Manfred Weber, the lead candidate of the European People's Party (EPP), the largest grouping in the European Parliament, said the scandal showed that "these extremists must not be able to influence our Europe". Kickl, a longtime campaign mastermind o...

USA fighter jets again intercept Russian bombers off Alaska USA fighter jets again intercept Russian bombers off Alaska

As CBS News' Emily Tillett reported last week , a press conference by U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and his Russian counterpart, Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, revealed a number of areas where the two nations could not reach a consensus durin...

Lok Sabha Elections 2019: Wait over, results today Lok Sabha Elections 2019: Wait over, results today

Exit polls have predicted that the Congress-led coalition would win big with up to 16 of the 20 Lok Sabha seats, and the LDF would get between four and eight seats. The Delhi unit of the BJP has ordered candies - laddoo and barfi - weighting 350 kg, ...

U.S. firms rethink China presence because of trade war U.S. firms rethink China presence because of trade war

While to the north, Canada on July 1 imposed tariffs on $12.6 billion worth of USA goods, including steel, aluminum, coffee, ketchup and bourbon whiskey in retaliation for United States tariffs on Canadian steel and aluminum. China has threatened t...

Threat from Iran diminished, potential for United States attack 'on hold': Defence secretary Threat from Iran diminished, potential for United States attack 'on hold': Defence secretary

Last year President Trump pulled out of a multinational agreement negotiated under his predecessor Barack Obama, under which Iran drastically scaled back its nuclear work in return for promises of sanctions relief. The flight deck of the Nimitz-c...

New York Times report on Deutsche Bank transactions is 'phony' New York Times report on Deutsche Bank transactions is 'phony'

She said that they "expected that Mueller would try to pull threads in terms of whether Trump had engaged in financial transactions or developed business relationships that could affect the way he thought about American foreign policy vis-a-vis R...

RV driver leads California police on pursuit that ends in violent crash RV driver leads California police on pursuit that ends in violent crash

The driver crashed into three vehicles during the chase, before eventually colliding with a tree and fleeing on foot, in Tarzana, while the second dog, seemingly injured, leaped behind. Officers managed to apprehend the woman as she allegedly attempt...

Fugitive says he'll surrender if people like wanted poster Fugitive says he'll surrender if people like wanted poster

Simms asked if his wanted poster was up, and he got 20,000 likes, he would turn himself in", said Lt. Bart Barown of Torrington Police. "It will be hard but it is doable", Lt. He also suggested that if anyone knows were Simms is hiding they could l...

Britain routed in humiliating United Nations vote over islands

In 2017, only 15 countries including Britain and the United States voted to oppose a request for the ICJ ruling. The vote came three months after the International Court of Justice handed Mauritius a victory when it said in a legal opinion that Bri...

Investigators can't prove Ralph Northam was pictured in racist yearbook photo Investigators can't prove Ralph Northam was pictured in racist yearbook photo

In a statement Wednesday, Northam, a 59-year-old pediatric neurologist who went into politics late in life, repeated that he is not in the photo and apologized again to the people of Virginia, admitting his handling of the episode "deepened pain and ...

DoD Mulls Deploying 10,000 Troops to Middle East Amid Tension With Iran DoD Mulls Deploying 10,000 Troops to Middle East Amid Tension With Iran

Pentagon officials are scheduled to brief senior members of President Donald Trump's national security team as soon as Thursday on a plan that could send thousands of additional U.S. officials have said are credible threats from Iran against United S...

Militants in Syria launch attack, have toxic agents - Russian Federation claims Militants in Syria launch attack, have toxic agents - Russian Federation claims

President Assad's forces are suspected of carrying out a chlorine attack on Sunday in the Idlib region of northwestern Syria, where an offensive is under way to drive out rebels from their last stronghold. "And if any use of chemical weapons is con...

Christchurch mosques attacker charged with terrorism

Fifty people lost their lives in the shootings at two mosques in the city. The accused, Brenton Tarrant, also faces 51 cases of murder and 40 attempted murder over the March 15 attacks, AFP reported . His next court hearing has been scheduled for ...

China Eastern seeks cash for 737 Max losses China Eastern seeks cash for 737 Max losses

The March crash came five months after 189 people were killed in a Lion Air crash in Indonesia in October 2018 that involved the same aircraft model. Mr Husain said he was seeking a minimum of $276m in damages for client Nadege Dubois-Seex.

French drug smuggler Felix Dorfin sentenced to death in Indonesia French drug smuggler Felix Dorfin sentenced to death in Indonesia

Indonesia has extremely strict drug laws and sometimes executes convicted smugglers. The judges, Isnurul Syamsul Arif, Ranto Indra Karta and Didiek Jatmiko, read their sentence in the Mataram District Court in Mataram, West Nusa Tenggara.

Transgender woman recently assaulted on camera found shot dead in Dallas Transgender woman recently assaulted on camera found shot dead in Dallas

She was found dead from a gunshot wound, CBS Dallas reports . Vincent Weddington of the Dallas Police Department said officers were called to the scene of a shooting around 7 a.m. "Transphobic and homophobic rhetoric are directly linked to fos...

NY legislators OK congressional access to Trump tax returns NY legislators OK congressional access to Trump tax returns

Unfortunately, Donald Trump is president, and that means we can't have nice things. The tax filings of President Trump and all public elected officials in NY will be fair game for congressional Democrats under a new law. The New York bills woul...

S.Africa's parliament set to elect Ramaphosa president S.Africa's parliament set to elect Ramaphosa president

The ANC says in a statement that Mabuza asked for a postponement which the party granted. He was the deputy president in the Zuma-led government and was expected to take charge. A no-confidence motion was set to be moved against him in the Parliament...

Avenatti Indicted For Aggravated Identity Theft and Stealing $300k From Stormy Daniels Avenatti Indicted For Aggravated Identity Theft and Stealing $300k From Stormy Daniels

Adult-film actress Stephanie Clifford, also known as Stormy Daniels , arrives with her attorney Michael Avenatti (L) at ABC studios to appear on The View talk show in New York City, New York, U.S. Separately, federal prosecutors in Los Angeles...

Trump jokes that he'll serve 5 terms at Pennsylvania rally Trump jokes that he'll serve 5 terms at Pennsylvania rally

Since Trump took over as president in early 2017, the United States has had low unemployment and strong growth. He left you for another state. Following the kickoff, Trump is expected to concentrate on firing up his political base in Pennsylvania, ...

U.S. Closes Migrant Facility After a Minor Died U.S. Closes Migrant Facility After a Minor Died

On May 21, 2019, medical staff at the Centralized Processing Center (CPC) in McAllen, Texas, identified a large number of subjects in custody with high fevers and displaying signs of flu related illness, medical staff are now working to provide all s...

British Steel collapses, threatening thousands of jobs

Business Secretary Greg Clark said the government had "worked tirelessly" with British Steel, its owner Greybull Capital and lenders to explore "all potential options", and had provided a £120m bridging facility to enable it to meet emissions tra...

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