Tuesday September 29-th, 2020

Minister: Increase in oil prices in favor of Iran Minister: Increase in oil prices in favor of Iran

The ball is now in President Trump's court after an Iranian strike on a base used by American troops. However, the United States Maritime Administration website renewed its warning about threats to U.S. The yen, which had hit its strongest point ...

Possibility for severe weather already being watched for next weekend Possibility for severe weather already being watched for next weekend

Those isolated storms will be in an environment that will allow them to rotate so super-cell development will be likely and the radar will need to be monitored for the development of tornadoes . NOAA's Storm Prediction Center is highlighting a pos...

Hopes of North West windfall from Javid budget Hopes of North West windfall from Javid budget

Javid will deliver Britain's first post-Brexit budget plan on March 11 which would "level up and spread opportunity", the finance ministry said. Promising an "infrastructure revolution", Mr Javid indicated there would be up to £100billion available...

Child, 10, Found Dead In Undercarriage Of Plane At Paris Airport Child, 10, Found Dead In Undercarriage Of Plane At Paris Airport

French media reported that the victim was a child migrant, though the official said it was too early to determine the the victim's age. According to reports, the Boeing 777 aircraft left Abidjan, the economic capital of Ivory Coast, on Tuesday even...

Pompeo tells McConnell he won't run for the Senate Pompeo tells McConnell he won't run for the Senate

Pompeo's decision, disclosed Monday, came days after a USA airstrike authorized by President Donald Trump killed Qassem Soleiman, Iran's most powerful general and leader of its elite Quds Force. Trump carried the state by almost 21 percentage points ...

Australia bushfires: Authorities plan to kill 10,000 water-starved camels Australia bushfires: Authorities plan to kill 10,000 water-starved camels

Some feral horses will also be killed. The shooters will begin the cull following an order from Aboriginal leaders in the Anangu Pitjantjatjara Yankunytjatjara (APY) lands. Estimates of numbers of camels vary but there are thought to be hundreds of...

Duncan Hunter Announces He Will Resign from Congress Duncan Hunter Announces He Will Resign from Congress

Hunter pleaded guilty December 3 to one count of conspiracy to misuse campaign funds , but had delayed resigning from Congress until after the holidays. She is scheduled to be sentenced in April. Prior to changing his plea to guilty, Hunter had d...

Attorney: Husband of missing CT mother arrested on murder charge Attorney: Husband of missing CT mother arrested on murder charge

Fotis Dulos was arrested yesterday and was charged with murder, felony murder and kidnapping , Connecticut State Trooper Christine Jeltema told reporters . Messages seeking comment were left with Troconis' attorney and the office of Mawhinney. F...

Winter weather advisory issued for parts of MA as snow approaches Winter weather advisory issued for parts of MA as snow approaches

Drivers are being urged to travel slowly and use caution. Deterministic models suggest we could see a more potent and cold system mid-late week; however, confidence on timing and location for this system remains low. Rain may mix in with snow on the ...

Minibus With 3 Passengers On Board Stolen At Dublin Airport Minibus With 3 Passengers On Board Stolen At Dublin Airport

The two occupants fled on foot before stealing a parked vehicle. Three passengers on board when it was taken were able to leave the bus on the motorway close to Julianstown. Two men in their 30 have been arrested and are now detained under Section ...

Magnitude 4.9 quake hits near Iranian nuclear power plant Magnitude 4.9 quake hits near Iranian nuclear power plant

The same area experienced a 5.1 magnitude quake on Friday. The incident comes among a deadly and chaotic two days for the nation of Iran. In November 2014, Iran and Russian Federation signed an agreement to build two new nuclear reactors at the Bus...

Ottawa shooting leaves 'many injuries' as 'coordinated response' underway, police say Ottawa shooting leaves 'many injuries' as 'coordinated response' underway, police say

There was no immediate word on their age or gender. Police say it happened in the 400-block of Gilmour St., between Kent St. and Bank St. "Many injuries reported. The Parliament of Canada Protective Service sent out an emergency message to all fe...

Dem Senators Urge Pelosi to Release Impeachment Articles Dem Senators Urge Pelosi to Release Impeachment Articles

McConnell's pledge all but guarantees a combative, partisan Senate trial to determine whether the impeached president should be removed from office. Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, who also wants to hear from Bolton , told the Associated Press th...

Ex-Trump aide Flynn deserves up to 6 months in prison Ex-Trump aide Flynn deserves up to 6 months in prison

Michael Flynn , the former national security adviser who twice pleaded guilty to lying to federal agents about his contacts with a Russian ambassador, should serve time in jail for his offense, prosecutors told a USA judge in Washington , D.C., wi...

Iran's parliament designates all United States forces as 'terrorists' Iran's parliament designates all United States forces as 'terrorists'

Initial videos posted online showed people lying lifeless on a road, others shouting and trying to give help them. Hossein Salami made the pledge before a crowd of thousands gathered in a central square in Kerman before a casket carrying Soleimani'...

Tipperary councillor calls for boycott of RIC commemoration Tipperary councillor calls for boycott of RIC commemoration

Several opposition politicians have already said they will boycott the event. "It would be more in line for the Government to put their efforts into supporting our current defence forces who are underpaid and operate in awful conditions", Mike Cub...

Nuclear Deal Nuclear Deal "Not Dead Yet" Despite Commitment Roll Back: Iran

We will, as we have always done in the past, talk to the International Atomic Energy Agency about this and ask for its assessment again. The killing of Soleimani might mark the "first step in direction of the top" of the Iran nuclear deal, German I...

Canada relocating some troops in Iraq to Kuwait amid escalating tensions Canada relocating some troops in Iraq to Kuwait amid escalating tensions

Experts say that many aspects of Iraq's 2005 constitution that were supposed to be settled by lawmakers remain unresolved, which could be deepening questions about Abdul Mahdi's authority to expel American forces. The drawdown of German troops was or...

Indonesia Will Never Negotiate Natuna with China: Minister Indonesia Will Never Negotiate Natuna with China: Minister

The government has said earlier it has no overlapping jurisdictions with China and that it never recognizes the so-called nine-dash line - a territorial claim by Beijing that encompasses 90 percent of disputed areas in the South China Sea and goes ...

Iran's general replacing Soleimani vows revenge for USA killing Iran's general replacing Soleimani vows revenge for USA killing

President. The targeted sites, the tweet says, are "very high level & important to Iran & the Iranian culture". Secretary of State Mike Pompeo stood by Trump in a Sunday TV interview. it faces a "dark day" for the killing. Mr Galloway expla...

U.S. military tells Iraq it's preparing for 'onward movement' in letter U.S. military tells Iraq it's preparing for 'onward movement' in letter

A flurry of news reports followed Seely's letter , saying the United States was ending its military presence in Iraq. "It is clear that these missiles were launched from Iran and targeted at least two Iraqi military bases hosting USA military an...

Ukrainian airplane carrying 180 passengers crashes near airport in Iran's capital Tehran Ukrainian airplane carrying 180 passengers crashes near airport in Iran's capital Tehran

The US Federal Aviation Administration said Tuesday it was banning US-registered carriers from flying over Iraq, Iran and the Gulf following rocket attacks on US forces in Iraq. troops. The "potential for miscalculation or mis-identification" could...

Singapore Airlines diverts flights from Iran Singapore Airlines diverts flights from Iran

The agency is warning of the "potential for miscalculation or mis-identification" for civilian aircraft amid heightened tensions between the USA and Iran. The killing has escalated tensions between Washington and Tehran, with each side threatening ...

Iran: Qassem Soleimani's remains arrive in Kerman for burial Iran: Qassem Soleimani's remains arrive in Kerman for burial

There was no immediate word on injuries. Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei and military commanders have said Iranian retaliation for the U.S. USA embassies and consulates from Asia to Africa and Europe issued security alerts for Americ...

UK Parliament debates Brexit deal bill UK Parliament debates Brexit deal bill

He will use his first official meeting with Ursula von der Leyen, now president of the European Commission, to insist he will not countenance any extension of the transition beyond the end of this year. Downing Street hinted earlier in the week that ...

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