Death toll rises to 76 in California fire with winds ahead

Forensic recovery teams sifting through the charred wreckage recovered the remains of five more victims, bringing the death toll to at least 76, authorities said . In Chico, volunteers had erected a tented encampment for evacuees. "Just trying to ... More..

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Binyamin Netanyahu loses majority as Israel election looms
by | Sunday, November 18, 2018

Binyamin Netanyahu loses majority as Israel election looms

Before the crisis Netanyahu's coalition had 66 seats in the 120-seat parliament. Liberman had openly opposed a ceasefire reached with Gaza one day earlier that ended the worst 24 hours of fighting since the 201...More..

As Florida recount wraps up, Democrat Gillum concedes
by | Sunday, November 18, 2018

As Florida recount wraps up, Democrat Gillum concedes

The Tallahassee Mayor conceded the race on Saturday as a recount of ballots neared its end, and the Democrat congratulated Republican former Congressman DeSantis on becoming the state's next governor. In it h...More..

Couple, homeless man charged in charitable scam
by | Friday, November 16, 2018

Couple, homeless man charged in charitable scam

A couple who became famous past year for raising more than $400,000 on a GoFundMe campaign for a homeless man after he helped with their auto, allegedly conspired with each other to concoct a false story to r...More..

Former Adviser Says Hilary Clinton Will Mount 2020 Campaign
by | Friday, November 16, 2018

Former Adviser Says Hilary Clinton Will Mount 2020 Campaign

Her actions were so egregious and detrimental to America's national security that former FBI Director James Comey revealed that hostile foreign actors accessed her server, which was hidden in the basement of he...More..

Apple stock decline slows down; Zuckerberg not an iOS fan
by | Friday, November 16, 2018

Apple stock decline slows down; Zuckerberg not an iOS fan

The president of George Soros' foundation blasted Facebook FB executives over allegations that the company had funded a Republican-opposition research firm to discredit Soros in part by leveraging anti-Semiti...More..

Woman who lost fiancé in Lion Air crash takes wedding photos alone
by | Friday, November 16, 2018

Woman who lost fiancé in Lion Air crash takes wedding photos alone

And while the FAA investigates the situation and the families of victims await answers, it is no secret that Boeing has faced issues with its risk analysis procedures in the past, including when it failed to ...More..

Trump Attacks Mueller One Week After Replacing Attorney General
by | Friday, November 16, 2018

Trump Attacks Mueller One Week After Replacing Attorney General

In a two-paragraph legal filing on Wednesday, Mueller offered a rare glimpse into the status of the probe and noted that former Trump presidential campaign aide Rick Gates is cooperating with prosecutors in s...More..

Moon asks Pence to speed up negotiations with North Korea
by | Friday, November 16, 2018

Moon asks Pence to speed up negotiations with North Korea

State-run KCNA news agency said Kim Jong-un had supervised the successful test, though it did not reveal details of the new "state-of-the-art" weapon. Kim's last publicized military inspection was the launch of...More..

John Abizaid is Trump nominee for USA ambassador to Saudi Arabia
by | Thursday, November 15, 2018

John Abizaid is Trump nominee for USA ambassador to Saudi Arabia

Mutreb was also quoted as saying words to the effect that "the deed was done". President Donald Trump on Tuesday tapped a top U.S. general from the Iraq War as ambassador to Saudi Arabia amid growing fric...More..

Florida law on matching ballot signatures being applied unconstitutionally: Judge
by | Thursday, November 15, 2018

Florida law on matching ballot signatures being applied unconstitutionally: Judge

Read the judge's order here . State officials testified in court that almost 4,000 ballots have already been rejected because local canvassing boards decided the signature that was mailed-in doesn't match the...More..

Saudi Public Prosecution: Head of negotiating team ordered killing of Khashoggi
by | Thursday, November 15, 2018

Saudi Public Prosecution: Head of negotiating team ordered killing of Khashoggi

Prosecutors said the highest-level official incriminated in connection with the killing is former deputy intelligence chief Ahmed al-Assiri, who was sacked as pressure from Turkey and the world mounted on Sau...More..

Duterte calls for ‘swift’ conclusion of RCEP trade deal
by | Thursday, November 15, 2018

Duterte calls for ‘swift’ conclusion of RCEP trade deal

The aircraft carrying the Dr Mahathir and his wife, Tun Dr Siti Hasmah Mohd Ali, landed at the VIP Complex of Changi Airport here at 8.40 am. Lopez said President Rodrigo Duterte would be joining today's 2n...More..

Cancellation of US-N. Korea Meeting Suggests Snag in Talks
by | Thursday, November 15, 2018

Cancellation of US-N. Korea Meeting Suggests Snag in Talks

What little trust may have developed this year between the two longtime enemies seems to be quickly evaporating, as evidenced by North Korea's abrupt cancellation of talks last week in NY between US Secreta...More..

Democrat Sinema Wins Arizona Senate Seat Running as Centrist
by | Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Democrat Sinema Wins Arizona Senate Seat Running as Centrist

For if you choose not to acknowledge the changing nature of your community and allow instead extremists to fill the space that is created by the natural movement of change then Arizona could also be your future...More..

Incoming House Dem committee chairs say they will investigate Trump, within limits
by | Monday, November 12, 2018

Incoming House Dem committee chairs say they will investigate Trump, within limits

Mueller will be allowed to do his job and hopefully that investigation will come to a conclusion here pretty soon". President Donald Trump named Whitaker as acting attorney general on Nov 7 after forcing fo...More..

It’s heavy weather in Paris for Trump
by | Monday, November 12, 2018

It’s heavy weather in Paris for Trump

Although the White House chalked up the differences in schedules to "security concerns", as CNN reported , the effect seemed to set Trump apart from his colleagues, but he's not alone in being alienated by...More..

Netanyahu defends the transfer of $15m to Hamas militants
by | Monday, November 12, 2018

Netanyahu defends the transfer of $15m to Hamas militants

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu chose to cut short his visit to Paris for events marking 100 years since the end of World War I due to events that transpired in the Gaza Strip on Sunday, officials...More..

California wildfires leave several dead, force thousands to flee
by | Monday, November 12, 2018

California wildfires leave several dead, force thousands to flee

On Saturday, Mr Trump tweeted: "There is no reason for these massive, deadly and costly forest fires in California except that forest management is so poor". What is the latest on the Camp Fire? Only t...More..

Woman (50) is charged over needles in fruit scare
by | Monday, November 12, 2018

Woman (50) is charged over needles in fruit scare

Queensland Health officials issued a safety warning on September 12 after the discovery of needles hidden inside a punnet of strawberries. Superintendent Wacker said there were 186 reports of sewing needle...More..