Saturday July 11-th, 2020

Beijing ready to improve soured American military ties Beijing ready to improve soured American military ties

Wei and Mattis both arrived in the city-state to take part in the 5th ASEAN Defense Ministers' Meeting-Plus and Other Sideline Events scheduled from Thursday to Saturday, and the Chinese side echoed the US suggestion for a bilateral meeting.

Julian Assange Sues Ecuador for Violating His 'Fundamental Rights' Julian Assange Sues Ecuador for Violating His 'Fundamental Rights'

Lawyer Baltasar Garzon told a press conference in Quito that the rules were drawn up without consulting the Australian national, who has sued Foreign Minister Jose Valencia in a Quito court to have them changed. The website reported that the em...

Duchess Meghan cutting back on grueling schedule: Kensington Palace Duchess Meghan cutting back on grueling schedule: Kensington Palace

Britain's Prince Harry speaks during the opening ceremony of the Invictus Games at the Sydney Opera House, Sydney , Australia , October 20, 2018 . The blonde guard kept a watchful eye over pregnant Meghan as she engaged with the public. ...

Biden rallies union for Democrats in tight Nevada races Biden rallies union for Democrats in tight Nevada races

Trump struck much the same theme throughout the week, as he has tried to frame the choices for voters in the upcoming election. Let's go to the map to see how they can get there. And on Monday, former President Barack Obama is returning to Nevada, a...

Prince Harry Just Dropped His First Dad Joke Prince Harry Just Dropped His First Dad Joke

PA Wire/PA Images Australia's Governor General Peter Cosgrove gives the Duke and Duchess of Sussex a toy kangaroo - with a baby - at Admiralty House in Sydney on the first day of the royal couple's visit to Australia. The Invictus Games , Har...

Saudi says Khashoggi died in ‘brawl’ as world questions its shifting stories Saudi says Khashoggi died in ‘brawl’ as world questions its shifting stories

Nearly simultaneously, the king issued royal orders removing Saud al-Qahtani - a close aide to the crown prince - from his position. Saudi TV also confirmed that General Ahmad al-Asiri, deputy director of General Intelligence Directorate, was sacked ...

Edmonton Girl Guide sells out of cookies in cannabis store lineup Edmonton Girl Guide sells out of cookies in cannabis store lineup

An ingenious Girl Guide completely sold out of cookies after setting up shop outside a Canadian cannabis store on the day the drug was legalised . On Wednesday, people across Canada celebrated the legalization of marijuana by lighting up on sidewa...

Ex-India state official: Most train victims migrant workers Ex-India state official: Most train victims migrant workers

The warning was also issued after Kaur arrived. Amid questions being raised in some quarters about why the train did not stop despite such a large crowd being there, the official said, "There was so much smoke that the driver was unable to see anyt...

Marchers clog streets of London to demand new Brexit vote

Leading speeches in Parliament Square, Delia said people were not fully informed when they voted but now understood "the dire consequences". But the 570,000 turnout figure reported by campaigners would make the demonstration the largest since 750,0...

Australian Government Loses Majority With Election Defeat Australian Government Loses Majority With Election Defeat

The member for Wentworth-elect later told the national broadcaster voters recognised this was a grassroots campaign that was speaking to them. "The Turnbull issue is the single biggest reason why I voted for Kerryn", Scott, 36, from Bondi Junction ...

Child at center of legal fight has died, her family says Child at center of legal fight has died, her family says

Payton's mother, Tiffany Hofstetter, believes her daughter could have a chance to recover if she's moved to another facility that would keep her on life support. The parents went to court to prevent the hospital from taking Payton off life support. ...

Dozens of infant remains found in second Detroit funeral home: cops Dozens of infant remains found in second Detroit funeral home: cops

On Friday police raided Q.A. Cantrell Funeral Home in Eastpointe as well as the home of its owner - confiscating computers, cellphone and paperwork. About 36 fetuses and infants have been removed from a Detroit funeral home, the second facility ...

Thousands in London march for vote on Brexit terms Thousands in London march for vote on Brexit terms

Beaconsfield's Dominic Grieve for instance - the former Attorney General - is quoted as saying "If you think the future of our country matters and that we should prevent a very bad outcome. Thousands of protesters descended on the streets of London o...

Italy's Salvini says may run for EU Commission presidency - paper Italy's Salvini says may run for EU Commission presidency - paper

The curbs on doing business with Russian banking, financial and energy sectors were renewed in June but expire at the end of January and are up for discussion in Brussels. "There's the question of the European Union budget, the question of migration,...

New studies show increase in vehicle crashes in states allowing recreational marijuana New studies show increase in vehicle crashes in states allowing recreational marijuana

Citing research from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety and the Highway Loss Data Institute, the study indicates crashes are up by as much as 6 percent in Colorado, Nevada, Oregon and Washington compared to adjacent states. "States explorin...

Saudi officials say Jamal Khashoggi killed in altercation, as scepticism grows Saudi officials say Jamal Khashoggi killed in altercation, as scepticism grows

Egypt praised the "decisive" and "brave" actions taken by Saudi King Salman in the investigation. Saudi Arabia also noted that the suspect tried "to hide what happened and to cover it up". Qahtani, 40, entered the royal court under the late King ...

Julian Assange sues Ecuador for 'violating his rights and freedoms' Julian Assange sues Ecuador for 'violating his rights and freedoms'

Ecuador this month created the new protocol governing the Australian's stay at the embassy . The whistleblowing website says Assange's access to the outside world has been " summarily cut off ", and that Quito has threatened to remove the prot...

Watch Castro Accuse Kushner Of Giving Saudis A 'Hit List' With Khashoggi Watch Castro Accuse Kushner Of Giving Saudis A 'Hit List' With Khashoggi

Mr Khashoggi, a Washington Post columnist, lived in the USA, having fled Saudi Arabia in September past year. The prosecutor said Khashoggi died after "discussions" at the consulate "developed into an argument". Kushner, who reportedly has close...

Greek foreign minister resigns, prime minister takes over Greek foreign minister resigns, prime minister takes over

Under the agreement that remains several steps from completion, the country would change its name to North Macedonia in return for the chance to join NATO and the European Union. The prime minister stressed that he "will not tolerate double talk and ...

Trump warns Mexico on migrant caravan, threatens to close border Trump warns Mexico on migrant caravan, threatens to close border

He also said he aid could be cut to countries allowing the caravan to pass. The US sent more than $175m (£130m) to the country in 2016 and 2017 , according to the US Agency for International Development. At a news conference with Videgaray, Pompe...

Donald Trump threatens to CLOSE border with Mexico - ‘Stop this onslaught!’ Donald Trump threatens to CLOSE border with Mexico - ‘Stop this onslaught!’

Others prepared to cross the river in rafts, the traditional way migrants enter. Police deployed pepper spray after some migrants tried to push their way through the Mexican side. Fulton also repeated Trump's earlier threat to detain and deport...

United Nations urges Saudi Arabia, Turkey to lift diplomatic immunity in Khashoggi probe United Nations urges Saudi Arabia, Turkey to lift diplomatic immunity in Khashoggi probe

Turkish authorities have an audio recording indicating that Khashoggi was killed in the consulate, a Turkish official and a security source told Reuters, and have shared evidence with countries including Saudi Arabia and the United States.

Kelly, Bolton get in shouting match over immigration and border crossings

While it's unclear whether Trump heard them, Bloomberg's sources said the president "is aware" of the fight. A third person described the episode as little more than a typical airing of differences between Bolton and Kelly, who has a temper.

At Least 17 People Killed In Attack At School In Crimea At Least 17 People Killed In Attack At School In Crimea

Until now Russian Federation has been immune from mass school shootings, though earlier in the year there were a number of smaller incidents with no fatalities - three in a week - which were enough to scare authorities that the infection had spread.

U.S. charges Russian woman with interfering in 2018 midterms U.S. charges Russian woman with interfering in 2018 midterms

The criminal complaint unsealed on Friday makes Elena Alekseevna Khusyaynova, 44, the first individual to be indicted for attempting to interfere in the 2018 USA elections, according to a government official with knowledge of the matter. Meanwhile, V...

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