Saturday September 19-th, 2020

Trump rule restricting asylum seekers struck down by court

Interested in Immigration? Add Immigration as an interest to stay up to date on the latest Immigration news, video, and analysis from ABC News. That case is now being heard by the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals, and the Supreme Court has blocked th...

Princess Haya 'forced marriage protection' legal battle arranged for November Princess Haya 'forced marriage protection' legal battle arranged for November

Sir Andrew allowed the media to report that Princess Haya has applied for wardship of their children, as well as for a non-molestation order and a forced marriage protection order. Princess Haya and Sheikh Mohammed issued a joint statement about th...

Kentucky man throws punches outside Trump rally Kentucky man throws punches outside Trump rally

Though numerous protests were peaceful, this one turned violent, forcing Cincinnati police to intervene in the 200 block of Broadway Street. Following his arrest, Frazier was charged with assault. Trump said they spent more time attacking Obama t...

Smiling mugshot mum Samantha Vaughan left baby in vehicle while she drank Smiling mugshot mum Samantha Vaughan left baby in vehicle while she drank

After admitting she'd had two shots inside, she allegedly shouted: "You will not take my child and place with with a f******* n******". Vaughan was ultimately charged with abandoning or endangering a child with intent to return, resisting arrest a...

Pompeo rips into China, urges Asean to trust in US Pompeo rips into China, urges Asean to trust in US

Such investment is often orchestrated by Beijing for political purposes, he said, calling "trade and freedom" the keys to development. Serving up a sharp rebuke on China's drive into South-east Asia, Pompeo said: "We're not building roads to pave o...

Rouhani Criticizes U.S. Move To Sanction Iran's Foreign Minister Rouhani Criticizes U.S. Move To Sanction Iran's Foreign Minister

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif urged Washington to stop isolating itself and adapt to new global realities, after the United States withdrew from the landmark nuclear missile pact (INF). The spokesman for Iran's foreign ministry dism...

Nancy Pelosi and Ilhan Omar team up to slam Trump, in Africa Nancy Pelosi and Ilhan Omar team up to slam Trump, in Africa

Days after his comments, people attending his campaign rally broke into a chant of " Send her back! " when the president was talking about Omar. Omar is a member of "The Squad ", an informal group of four progressive Democratic congresswomen w...

USA wants to see improved relations between Pakistan, India: State Department official USA wants to see improved relations between Pakistan, India: State Department official

Indian officials said a mine with Pakistan ordinance marking was among caches of ammunition, explosives and weapons retrieved following intelligence reports of likely attacks on routes used by hundreds of thousands of devout Hindus who trek to the ...

Ugandan activist Stella Nyanzi bares breasts in jailing protest Ugandan activist Stella Nyanzi bares breasts in jailing protest

A prominent Ugandan activist jailed last year for insulting President Yoweri Museveni was convicted of cyber harassment of the head of state on Thursday for which she could face a further three years in prison, her lawyer said. Uganda has a poor reco...

President Trump Downplays Recent North Korean Missile Tests, Compliments Kim Jong Un President Trump Downplays Recent North Korean Missile Tests, Compliments Kim Jong Un

Pompeo said he and the administration's chief negotiator Stephen Biegun had hoped to meet with a senior North Korean official while in Bangkok for the annual Association of Southeast Asian Nations forum. "You should never doubt what we may be communi...

Central Coast congressman tilts House Democrats toward Trump impeachment Central Coast congressman tilts House Democrats toward Trump impeachment

In May, 71 percent of Democrats supported beginning impeachment proceedings against Trump , compared with just 67 percent in the poll conducted days after former special counsel Robert Mueller's testimony. Mark Pocan, a vocal advocate for starting...

Public inquiry sparked by serial killing nurse to deliver report Wednesday Public inquiry sparked by serial killing nurse to deliver report Wednesday

The commission investigating the actions of serial killer nurse Elizabeth Wettlaufer and how Ontario's long-term care home system failed to detect her eight murders over a decade will present its report Wednesday. "We also look forward to working wit...

Texas officer accidentally kills woman while shooting at dog Texas officer accidentally kills woman while shooting at dog

American police officers have an unfortunate track record when it comes to shooting nonthreatening dogs on the job. The woman, identified as 30-year-old Margarita Victoria Brooks by the Tarrant County medical examiner's office, died at a hospital.

John Ratcliffe: Trump withdraws pick for US intelligence director John Ratcliffe: Trump withdraws pick for US intelligence director

Ratcliffe, a Republican congressman for Texas' 4th District, will remain in the House of Representatives and Trump will announce a new nominee soon, the president said. I asked on Tuesday whether Ratcliffe was about to be roadblocked by the Senate G...

Croatian police launch manhunt after 6 found shot dead Croatian police launch manhunt after 6 found shot dead

Police responded to reports of gunshots at the property but only found a seven-month baby alive and unharmed. He took his own life early Friday as he was about to be caught. "We haven't so far established a motive, a criminal investigation is underwa...

Man dies from heatstroke in mascot outfit Man dies from heatstroke in mascot outfit

Heat-related illnesses have claimed 11 lives and sent almost 6,000 others to hospitals in Japan last week, following the rainy season. The highest temperatures, of around 37C, on Monday were recorded in Gifu Prefecture, central Japan, and Iwate Pre...

Rep. Will Hurd, lone black House Republican, won't run again Rep. Will Hurd, lone black House Republican, won't run again

Will Hurd - a frequent critic of President Donald Trump who represents one of the most competitive districts in the country - will not seek reelection, he announced Thursday . In 2018, he won reelection by less than 1 percentage point against D...

Russia says new U.S sanctions over Skripal poisoning hurt ties Russia says new U.S sanctions over Skripal poisoning hurt ties

The U.S. and Russian Federation have torn up a nuclear arms treaty that was credited with helping to bring an end to the Cold War, sparking fears of a new arms race. In this handout photo issued by the Metropolitan Police, Salisbury Novichok poisonin...

U.S. and Taliban ‘close’ to peace deal in Afghanistan: Khalilzad U.S. and Taliban ‘close’ to peace deal in Afghanistan: Khalilzad

Trump's vision of peace in the region and Pak-US bilateral relations. "We hope there won't be any obstacle, but it also depends on the seriousness of the Americans". Khalilzad has been in Kabul , where he met President Ashraf Ghani, top security off...

Al Sharpton Responds to Judge's Eric Garner Decision: 'This Is Not Justice' Al Sharpton Responds to Judge's Eric Garner Decision: 'This Is Not Justice'

De Blasio, a Democrat, has faced criticism and protests over continuing to employ Pantaleo as he campaigns to be the Democratic presidential candidate in next year's national election, with Garner's relatives and others long demanding Pantaleo be...

Facebook removed hundreds of fake accounts tied to Saudi government Facebook removed hundreds of fake accounts tied to Saudi government

It had previously done the same on several accounts linked to Russian Federation and Iran . The pages were run by a pair of marketing firms in the UAE and Egypt and targeted audiences in the Middle East and North Africa, Facebook said. "The Page adm...

German customs seize record 4.5 tons of cocaine German customs seize record 4.5 tons of cocaine

Hamburg's customs office said it had examined a suspicious shipping container two weeks ago that came from the Uruguayan capital, Montevideo, bound for the Belgian city of Antwerp. The bust easily surpasses the previous record - a 3.8-ton seizure, a...

Police dashcam captures plane’s emergency landing on Washington road Police dashcam captures plane’s emergency landing on Washington road

Earnest Comeau witnessed the landing. "The plane just flies right by, woke me right up!" The pilot was forced to land the plane around 8:15 a.m. on Pacific Avenue between 135th and 143rd. By chance, Trooper Clint Thompson was on patrol in the are...

Oil prices regain ground after plunge on Trump's tariff vow Oil prices regain ground after plunge on Trump's tariff vow

The firm also notes that the escalation in the trade war rhetoric is a setback for risk assets and will take a toll on investor sentiment but argues that the fallout may be contained if US-China trade negotiations continue. tariffs were removed, acco...

Magnitude 7 earthquake strikes off coast of Indonesian Island, tsunami warning issued Magnitude 7 earthquake strikes off coast of Indonesian Island, tsunami warning issued

The 6.9 magnitude quake struck offshore at a depth 52.8km, some 150km from Labuan, southwest of the capital Jakarta , according to the United States Geological Survey. The quake reportedly rocked the capital Jakarta and prompted the country's geop...

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