Tuesday September 29-th, 2020

ABC warns rival CBS about leaker after Amy Robach flap ABC warns rival CBS about leaker after Amy Robach flap

I was upset that an important interview I had conducted with Virginia Roberts didn't air because we could not obtain sufficient corroborating evidence to meet ABC's editorial standards about her allegations. "We would not put it on the air". Giuf...

Former Twitter employees charged with spying for Saudi Arabia Former Twitter employees charged with spying for Saudi Arabia

The Post says that Mohammed bin Salman is the individual referred to as "Royal Family Member-1" in the criminal complaint against Abouammo, Alzabarah and Almutairi. Alzabarah flew with his family from San Francisco to Saudi Arabia in December 201...

Suspects in slayings slip into walls to flee California jail Suspects in slayings slip into walls to flee California jail

They have reportedly already returned to the custody of Monterey County authorities. On Monday, the Montery Country Sheriff's Office released a series of photographs that show how the pair pulled off the prison break - which began when they made th...

NYPD Commissioner James O'Neill Stepping Down NYPD Commissioner James O'Neill Stepping Down

Dermot Shea, the current chief of detectives, is expected to replace O'Neill, a City Hall official told The New York Times . In one example, O'Neill said he wanted some changes to a state law that keeps police disciplinary records secret, so the d...

California sues Facebook for documents related to privacy violation probe California sues Facebook for documents related to privacy violation probe

Since then, 47 state attorneys general joined an anti-trust investigation into Facebook. In a statement provided to ZDNet, Facebook's VP of state and local policy Will Castleberry said the company has "cooperative extensively" with the investigat...

Romanian government to send two new European Union commissioner proposals to Brussels Romanian government to send two new European Union commissioner proposals to Brussels

Von der Leyen made her choice within hours receiving the letter from the Romanian government putting forward the two candidates. "Romania today named two candidates for commissioner ". Both Muresan and Valean belong to Orban's National Liberal Par...

Lindsey Graham refuses to read Donald Trump impeachment transcripts

He still took aim at the impeachment inquiry against President Donald Trump , saying, "I think the whole thing's a crock", and that "this whole theory of impeachment , the process is illegitimate, is outside the norm, this substance I find unpers...

Democrats claim victory in key Virginia and Kentucky elections Democrats claim victory in key Virginia and Kentucky elections

Trump's campaign manager, Brad Parscale, said in a statement that Bevin was a weaker candidate than the other Republicans who emerged as winners. Bevin hinted that there might be "irregularities" to look into but didn't offer specifics.

UK Parliament formally dissolved ahead of snap election UK Parliament formally dissolved ahead of snap election

I'm as committed to Labour as ever. He added that his decision was "personal, not political". While Mr Corbyn has refused to say how he would campaign in a further referendum - as promised by the leader if Labour wins the election - Mr Watson has...

Amsterdam Schiphol airport evacuated due to 'situation on plane' Amsterdam Schiphol airport evacuated due to 'situation on plane'

At least 27 passengers and crew members were already on board. The situation is ongoing. According to De Telegraaf, several sources say that the captain reported a "hijacking" from the aircraft at some point. No other details were immediately avail...

NC teacher accused of sex with student found dead NC teacher accused of sex with student found dead

The teacher was charged with a crime against nature, indecent liberties with a student and engaging in a sex act with a student. Her bond had been set at $10,000. Law enforcement arrived, including a SWAT team, and closed off the surrounding area. Ne...

China Limits Gaming Screen Time & Monetization For Children

Under the new rules , under-18s can only play for 90 minutes on weekdays, while they may play up to three hours per day on weekends and public holidays. Some of the largest video game companies responded proactively, but enforcement and reliable age...

U.N. Palestinian refugee agency replaces boss pending inquiry outcome U.N. Palestinian refugee agency replaces boss pending inquiry outcome

The US cut off all financial assistance to the organization past year. "The Secretary-General has chose to place the Commissioner-General on administrative leave while those issues are further clarified so that a final determination can be made, an...

56 percent of voters expect Trump will win again in 2020 56 percent of voters expect Trump will win again in 2020

Among Republicans , 85 percent agreed, the Politico/Morning Consult survey showed . Overall, 51 percent of respondents said they want Trump impeached and removed from the White House. In 1974, just days before Nixon resigned, just 71 percent of...

Winter weather advisory issued; snow arrives after Wednesday A.M. commute Winter weather advisory issued; snow arrives after Wednesday A.M. commute

And that's the thing about this storm. Although winter weather conditions always has the potential to affect travel plans, at this point, it doesn't look like this snowfall will cause any major travel delays across the country. However, the tempera...

Johnson and Corbyn agree to head-to-head election debate on ITV Johnson and Corbyn agree to head-to-head election debate on ITV

Trump added: "When you are the president of the USA you have great relationships with numerous leaders, including Boris, he's a fantastic man, and I think he's the exact right guy for the times". "We're not interested in doing any pacts with the Brex...

How to stop getting added to random WhatsApp groups How to stop getting added to random WhatsApp groups

The comments assume significance in the backdrop of recent disclosures by messaging giant WhatsApp that said Indian journalists and human rights activists were among those globally spied upon by unnamed entities using an Israeli spyware Pega...

Hillary Clinton Two Points Ahead of Donald Trump for 2020 Hillary Clinton Two Points Ahead of Donald Trump for 2020

In a head-to-head between Trump and Clinton, the poll showed that 43 percent of voters would back Clinton, while 41 percent would vote for Trump, with 9 percent opting for "other" and 5 percent saying they would not vote at all . The survey of 2000 ...

Woman Who Flipped off Trump in 2017 Wins Virginia Election Woman Who Flipped off Trump in 2017 Wins Virginia Election

The cyclist who went viral for flipping off President Donald Trump's motorcade (and was subsequently fired from her job ) just won an election for a seat on her county's board of supervisors, The Washington Post reported . Loudoun County is home ...

HK ‘protest’ cake disqualified from United Kingdom competition HK ‘protest’ cake disqualified from United Kingdom competition

It was impressed by the "streets (of) Hong Kong", a spokesperson for the cafe informed the BBC . According to CNA , the cake was removed on the grounds that it contained content "viewed as offensive" to attendees, with Chinese participants even t...

Leonardo calls Greta 'leader of our time' Leonardo calls Greta 'leader of our time'

There has also been response as to whether Spanish taxpayers agree with their government's decision to fund Thunberg's race back across the Atlantic in a carbon-free mode of transportation she approves of. After chastising world leaders for their "em...

MPs demand report on Russian ‘interference’ be made public MPs demand report on Russian ‘interference’ be made public

Britain has accused Russian Federation of meddling or trying to interfere in western elections, accusations denied by Moscow . Donald Anderson, who is a member of the Upper House of Lords also said that it has invited suspicion on the government and...

Col. Vindman Told To 'Keep Quiet' About Ukraine Phone Call Col. Vindman Told To 'Keep Quiet' About Ukraine Phone Call

Morrison said Sondland told Ukrainian Presidential Advisor Andriy Yermak that the USA would release aid to Ukraine if the new prosecutor general would commit to investigating Burisma. The White House eventually released a rough transcript of the...

Fla. Commission Blocks Library From NY Times Subscription Fla. Commission Blocks Library From NY Times Subscription

Members of the five-person board in Citrus County, about 75 miles (121 km) north of Tampa, said the request for about $2,700 a year to fund the Times digital version would be taken up again their November 19 meeting. "Come back during the next me...

Yemeni UN-backed gov't, southern council sign agreement for political solution Yemeni UN-backed gov't, southern council sign agreement for political solution

The distinctive shape of the US-made Oshkosh armored vehicle stands out in the early morning darkness, a piece of military hardware that is now at the heart of a standoff between some American lawmakers and President Donald Trump's administration.

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