Wednesday October 27-th, 2021

Ukraine's Ex-Attorney General Says Refused to Investigate Biden's Case Several Times Ukraine's Ex-Attorney General Says Refused to Investigate Biden's Case Several Times

Trump's July 25 phone call came after he froze almost $400 million in aid meant to help Ukraine deal with an insurgency by Russian-backed separatists in the eastern part of the country. The probe concerned the business dealings of Joe Biden's son , ...

Fire engulfs new Saudi high-speed rail station in Jeddah Fire engulfs new Saudi high-speed rail station in Jeddah

The fire department was fighting the blaze with air support and had brought many sections of the blaze under control, Deutsche Welle reported . "The civil defence is putting out a fire that broke out at a station in Suleimaniya.no injuries have be...

Boris Johnson denies groping journalist under the table in 1999 Boris Johnson denies groping journalist under the table in 1999

The allegations overshadowed the Conservative Party's four-day annual conference in Manchester , where Johnson is trying to rally the party under the slogan "Get Brexit Done". He then lost a vote on a normally routine matter - a request to adjourn...

Magnitude 7.2 quake strikes off coast of Chile; no tsunami threat Magnitude 7.2 quake strikes off coast of Chile; no tsunami threat

The USGS initially reported a 7.2-magnitude quake. Despite the tremor's strength, there were no reports of injuries, impacts to basic services or damage to infrastructure, according to Chile's National Emergency Office (ONEMI).

Cars taken from Equatorial Guinea leader's son sold for $27M Cars taken from Equatorial Guinea leader's son sold for $27M

A roadster version of the Lamborghini Veneno, originally estimated to be USD 5.1 million, was sold for USD 8.3 million, while a limited edition LaFerrari was also auctioned for USD 2.2 million. In February Swiss prosecutors said they were dropping ch...

Johnson denies groping journalist in 1999 Johnson denies groping journalist in 1999

Charlotte Edwardes said on Monday that the prime minister, who was then editor of the Spectator , touched her leg at an event during a lunch held by the magazine in 1999, as well as that of another woman at the lunch. He gives it a squeeze. Former...

Thousands rally in Moscow to demand release of jailed protesters Thousands rally in Moscow to demand release of jailed protesters

Police estimated a turnout of 20,000 at a protest in central Moscow's Sakharov Avenue during rain on Sunday. "If there are 50,000 people, they'll let everyone out", opposition politician Leonid Volkov wrote on Twitter. But now we see that it has r...

Former US special envoy to Ukraine to testify over Trump scandal Former US special envoy to Ukraine to testify over Trump scandal

McConnell, who participated in the 1999 Clinton impeachment trial and declined to hold a vote on then-President Barack Obama's Supreme Court nominee in 2016, could just as equally decide against holding an impeachment trial, but notably he said in ...

Twin attacks hit European Union and U.S. military convoys in Somalia Twin attacks hit European Union and U.S. military convoys in Somalia

Witnesses said the suicide vehicle bomb detonated near the academy, which is used for training Somali security forces by the global forces, including the European Union. The attack was directed at the USA forces on the base, he said. "Two suicide...

Met Éireann issues warning as Hurricane Lorenzo approaches Ireland Met Éireann issues warning as Hurricane Lorenzo approaches Ireland

Forecasters said that Lorenzo is expected to move near or just west of the Azores late Tuesday and Wednesday and that although gradual weakening is forecast, the storm is expected to be a large and powerful hurricane as it approaches the island chain...

UP on red alert after heavy rainfall; 73 dead, life at standstill UP on red alert after heavy rainfall; 73 dead, life at standstill

On Saturday, the state received 84.5 mm rainfall against the normal of 5.7 mm. In Nawada, water has crossed the danger mark, threatening residents of five villages even as efforts were on to trace three locals who were reportedly swept away by the ...

CBS interview: Saudi Crown Prince talks Khashoggi, Yemen, Iran and women rights CBS interview: Saudi Crown Prince talks Khashoggi, Yemen, Iran and women rights

He said: "Because the political and peaceful solution is much better than the military one ". "This is a mistake and I must take all actions to avoid such a thing in the future". "And once charges are proven against someone, regardless of their rank...

Statement from Premier Doug Ford on Rosh Hashanah Statement from Premier Doug Ford on Rosh Hashanah

Corbyn, who has been criticized for making antisemitic remarks, closes the video by saying "Learning more about Rosh Hashanah has given me fresh hope and optimism that we'll defend our green future". Candles are lit in the evening and families prep...

Vermont GOP governor calls impeachment inquiry 'appropriate' Vermont GOP governor calls impeachment inquiry 'appropriate'

The House voted Friday to end President Donald Trump's national emergency along the southern border, but without a sufficient enough margin to overcome an all-but-certain veto. The resolution passed on a 236-174 vote in the Democratic-controlled ...

NYPD Cop Killed in Hand-to-Hand Combat with Armed Suspect NYPD Cop Killed in Hand-to-Hand Combat with Armed Suspect

Three of the officers, including Mulkeen, got out of their patrol auto to question a 27-year-old man they say looked suspicious. The 27-year-old suspect also died after five officers fired at him, police officials said. He also had a burglary convi...

Snow in Montana: Powerful September snowstorm hits Choteau, Great Falls Snow in Montana: Powerful September snowstorm hits Choteau, Great Falls

Disaster & Emergency Services in Browning at 11:30 a.m. on Saturday recommended emergency travel only for the Blackfeet Reservation . Teton County Undersheriff Steve Gjerde is asking residents to stay indoors as conditions worsen. "This has the po...

Meghan Markle Takes Private Trip During Royal Tour in South Africa Meghan Markle Takes Private Trip During Royal Tour in South Africa

Over the last month in Capetown, protests erupted through the streets in outrage over GBV in South Africa. Mrwetyana's killer, a 42-year-old post-office employee has been arrested and charge for her rape and murder. Before Meghan appeared on the ...

Brexit: Johnson's Government Could Face No Confidence Vote Brexit: Johnson's Government Could Face No Confidence Vote

On the heels of talks between opposition party leaders at Westminster late this week, Mr Hosie said that a no confidence motion appeared to be the only path left to ensuring that Boris Johnson does not push a no-deal Brexit through parliament on th...

Trump says U.S. is at stake like never before Trump says U.S. is at stake like never before

And Trump's hold on the Republican Party makes it almost impossible to foresee a scenario in which the GOP-controlled Senate convicts Trump if he were impeached by the Democratic-run House. "The president is the whistleblower here", echoed Trump's ad...

UK PM Johnson: I won't resign to avoid asking for Brexit delay UK PM Johnson: I won't resign to avoid asking for Brexit delay

Asked if he would resign to avoid having to ask for a delay, Johnson said: "No, I have undertaken to lead the party and my country at a hard time and I am going to continue to do that. But these latest claims heap pressure on the embattled Tory leade...

How will Africa remember Jacques Chirac? How will Africa remember Jacques Chirac?

Ahead of a national day of mourning announced for Monday, the French presidency threw open the doors of the Elysee Palace for people wanting to sign a book of condolences. He also served as prime minister on two occasions and was the Mayor of Paris f...

Hong Kong Protesters To Join 'Anti-Totalitarianism Rally' Today Hong Kong Protesters To Join 'Anti-Totalitarianism Rally' Today

After four months of the worst political unrest since Hong Kong's handover to China in 1997, demonstrators still seem determined to defy Beijing and secure their freedoms. "I don't want to topple the regime, but it definitely needs to changed", h...

Giuliani would need Trump OK to assist in impeachment probe Giuliani would need Trump OK to assist in impeachment probe

The chairman of the U.S. House Intelligence Committee said on Sunday Congress is determined to get access to President Donald Trump's calls with Russian President Vladimir Putin and other world leaders, citing concerns he may have jeopardized nat...

Prince Harry follows in Princess Diana’s footsteps by walking through Angolan minefield Prince Harry follows in Princess Diana’s footsteps by walking through Angolan minefield

See PA story ROYAL Tour . The women included Sophia Williams-De Bruyn, who in 1956 led 20,000 women in an anti-apartheid march on the seat of government in Pretoria when she was only 18 years old. Harry and Sandra met at the official renaming of the...

Man charged over pregnant woman’s death in Melbourne Man charged over pregnant woman’s death in Melbourne

They believe the argument continued in a auto Wilson was driving, with Ms Broadbent falling from the back seat onto the road as the vehicle hit a corner. The baby - the woman's third child - remains in hospital in a critical condition. A 35-year-ol...

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