Two Americans win Nobel Prize in economics

Nordhaus has refined multiple iterations of his model. Coming to Nordhaus' research, it consists of a quantitative model that demonstrates that how economic activity interacts with basic chemistry and physics to produce climate change. Romer was b... More..

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Michael now a hurricane headed for Florida Panhandle

It is expected to become a hurricane very soon. Michael is now centered about 120 miles east northeast of Cozumel and 70 miles south of the western tip of Cuba, and it is expected to work its way into the Gul...More..

by | Monday, October 08, 2018

Brazil's Far-Right Candidate Grabs Lead Ahead Of Second Round Presidential Election

An exit poll of 30,000 voters conducted by survey institute Ibope suggested Bolsonaro would win 45 percent of valid votes on Sunday, with 28 percent going to Haddad. The result is a very split electorate. Des...More..

Melania: Of Course I Tell Him to Put Down the Phone
by | Monday, October 08, 2018

Melania: Of Course I Tell Him to Put Down the Phone

Before adding that of "any kind of abuse or violence" must be helped. The first lady was in Egypt on Saturday to wrap up her four-country tour of Africa. "Melania. The Sphinx. And a Robert Redford's Suit fr...More..

Chill in the air as Pompeo meets Chinese counterparts in Beijing
by | Monday, October 08, 2018

Chill in the air as Pompeo meets Chinese counterparts in Beijing

Kim voiced his optimism as he said goodbye to US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo , who made a one-day trip to Pyongyang on Sunday to keep denuclearization talks going and also to discuss a second summit between...More..

by | Monday, October 08, 2018

Melania Trump praises Kavanaugh but says 'I have my own voice'

With tensions simmering, Pence got an earful from activists who booed and chanted "Vote them out!" as he walked to his motorcade. Democrats don't seem to have the votes to keep Brett Kavanaugh from joining ...More..

Trump administration asks Google to shun China Search project
by | Monday, October 08, 2018

Trump administration asks Google to shun China Search project

Google should stop work on a search engine created to comply with Chinese censorship rules, said Vice President Mike Pence . Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying accused Pence of making "unfounded ...More..

Kavanaugh sworn into Supreme Court after divisive fight
by | Monday, October 08, 2018

Kavanaugh sworn into Supreme Court after divisive fight

Conservative judges will have a 5-4 majority in the court over liberal justices. The Senate narrowly voted Friday to limit debate on Kavanaugh's nomination, advancing it to Saturday's final confirmation vote....More..

Key Senators Back Brett Kavanaugh For US Supreme Court
by | Monday, October 08, 2018

Key Senators Back Brett Kavanaugh For US Supreme Court

Reporters said she patted McConnell's shoulder before they went their separate ways. Like so many Americans, I am deeply disappointed in Senator Collins' vote for Kavanaugh. Kavanaugh's nomination was left te...More..

by | Monday, October 08, 2018

In Shift, McConnell Implies He'd Consider Trump SCOTUS Nom In Election Year

But then, she heard Kavanaugh's rebuttal. Dickerson asked Collins whether the fact that holes were poked in Ford's allegations, even by President Trump, would in fact make it more hard for victims of sexual a...More..

Brett Kavanaugh fight leaves a nation divided: Balance of power extra
by | Monday, October 08, 2018

Brett Kavanaugh fight leaves a nation divided: Balance of power extra

Every Republican but one, Senator Lisa Murkowski , voted for him. Trump tweeted about the incident and congratulated the US Senate for confirming the nominee. Hirono has been a vocal opponent of Kavanaugh's ...More..

Kavanaugh confirmation all but certain
by | Monday, October 08, 2018

Kavanaugh confirmation all but certain

The likelihood of Judge Kavanaugh winning a full Senate vote on Saturday appeared to increase after two Republicans whose backing will be essential gave a positive account of the Federal Bureau of Investigation...More..

Saraki Congratulates Atiku, Lauds PDP, Members for Sucessful Convention
by | Monday, October 08, 2018

Saraki Congratulates Atiku, Lauds PDP, Members for Sucessful Convention

Mr Abubakar polled 1,532 votes in the presidential primary to defeat Mr Tambuwal who scored 693 votes and 10 other candidates. "This is a victory for all of us". The handling of the economy has already emer...More..

McConnell: 'We're trying to win seats,' says GOP will still challenge Manchin
by | Monday, October 08, 2018

McConnell: 'We're trying to win seats,' says GOP will still challenge Manchin

Shortly after the vote, President Trump tweeted a congratulation to the Senate , adding that he would quickly "sign [Kavanaugh's] Commission of Appointment, and he will be officially sworn in ". That cloud ...More..

by | Monday, October 08, 2018

Melania Trump Admits She Doesn't Agree With All Of Donald's Tweets

She also said she is glad accuser Christine Blasey Ford was heard. She also raised eyebrows when she wore a pink Gucci "pussy bow" blouse to an October 2016 presidential debate shortly after a recording ...More..

Japan Withdraws from Naval Event After South Korea Protests Rising Sun Flag
by | Sunday, October 07, 2018

Japan Withdraws from Naval Event After South Korea Protests Rising Sun Flag

Japan has decided not to participate in a major naval event held in South Korea's Jeju Island. He noted that Maritime Self-Defense Force ships are obliged by national law to hoist the flag. Japanese naval ves...More..

Two fighting sexual violence share the 2018 Nobel Peace Prize
by | Sunday, October 07, 2018

Two fighting sexual violence share the 2018 Nobel Peace Prize

The duo were awarded "for their efforts to end the use of sexual violence as a weapon of war ". Dr Mukwege is a Congolese gynaecologist who, along with his colleagues, has treated tens of thousands of vict...More..

20 killed in upstate NY crash involving limo
by | Sunday, October 07, 2018

20 killed in upstate NY crash involving limo

The country store is a popular stop for tourists on fall foliage trips and the lot was busy at the time, eye-witnesses told the New York Times , especially as it was a Saturday on a holiday weekend, before Col...More..

U.S. citizens protest during Melania Trump 5-hour visit to Malawi
by | Sunday, October 07, 2018

U.S. citizens protest during Melania Trump 5-hour visit to Malawi

Her mission is to highlight her "Be Best" initiative and the positive impact USA aid has had on the continent, reports ABC News . Her husband on Thursday tweeted: "Our country's great First Lady, Melania, ...More..

China says missing Interpol President Meng Hongwei is under investigation
by | Sunday, October 07, 2018

China says missing Interpol President Meng Hongwei is under investigation

The party's watchdog for graft and political disloyalty said on its website late Sunday that Meng, China's vice minister of public security, is "suspected of violating the law and is now under the monitoring ...More..

Conflicting Saudi, Turkish claims on Jamal Khashoggi whereabouts
by | Sunday, October 07, 2018

Conflicting Saudi, Turkish claims on Jamal Khashoggi whereabouts

Ankara and Riyadh have given contradictory versions of the circumstances of Khashoggi's disappearance, with Turkish officials saying they believed he was still inside the consultate. Meanwhile, supporters of ...More..

Haiti struck by M 5.9 quake; at least 11 dead
by | Sunday, October 07, 2018

Haiti struck by M 5.9 quake; at least 11 dead

A 5.9-magnitude quake struck just off the northwest coast of Haiti late Saturday, killing at least 11 people and causing damage to buildings in the Caribbean nation, authorities said . "I asked him to mobilize...More..

Merkel visits Israel, vows to fight anti-Semitism
by | Sunday, October 07, 2018

Merkel visits Israel, vows to fight anti-Semitism

But differences have been exacerbated following the election of U.S. President Donald Trump, particularly regarding Israel's policies toward Iran and the Palestinians. Netanyahu also blamed Palestinian Authroit...More..

by | Sunday, October 07, 2018

Brett Kavanaugh: Senate set for final vote on Supreme Court nominee

Installing Judge Kavanaugh as a Justice makes that wound persist and makes the Supreme Court its symbol. The choice of Kavanaugh to replace retired justice Anthony Kennedy was controversial from the start - b...More..

Man Dies After Being Bitten by a Snake in Sea Off Australia
by | Sunday, October 07, 2018

Man Dies After Being Bitten by a Snake in Sea Off Australia

St. John Ambulance spokesman Craig Garraway said there was little that emergency services could do to help the man in such a remote location. "The Groote Eylandt health clinic and police responded to the traw...More..

Deborah Ramirez criticizes Senate's actions to move Brett Kavanaugh's nomination forward
by | Sunday, October 07, 2018

Deborah Ramirez criticizes Senate's actions to move Brett Kavanaugh's nomination forward

But I can say that he lied under oath. 'Not only did I know that he wasn't telling the truth I knew that he knew that he wasn't telling the truth, ' he continued. In this climate, had he simply said "I don't ...More..

Over 1,000 feared to be missing in Indonesia disaster
by | Sunday, October 07, 2018

Over 1,000 feared to be missing in Indonesia disaster

Hoax warnings have proliferated since the magnitude 7.5 quake and tsunami on Friday, and the national disaster agency has asked people to only rely on credible sources of information. "But not yet to the most i...More..

Saudi Arabia opens up consulate after reports of missing journalist
by | Sunday, October 07, 2018

Saudi Arabia opens up consulate after reports of missing journalist

The Washington Post , for which Khashoggi wrote, cited unnamed sources to report that Turkish investigators believed a 15-member team "came from Saudi Arabia " to kill the man. NEW YORK: Saudi Crown Prince Moh...More..

Girl dubbed 'Queen of Sweden' after drawing ancient sword from lake
by | Sunday, October 07, 2018

Girl dubbed 'Queen of Sweden' after drawing ancient sword from lake

Saga, whose name means "seeing one" in Old Norse, pulled the sword from Vidöstern lake in Tånnö, Småland, earlier this summer, as she was scrabbling for rocks and clam shells to skim across the surface. "Was a ...More..

by | Sunday, October 07, 2018

Protesters urge Senators to vote 'no' on Kavanaugh as decision looms

October 6, 2018. A group of liberal activists began the campaign last month to pressure Collins, a key swing vote in Kavanaugh's nomination, vote against President Trump's nominee. "I know that my tone ...More..