Black box of crashed Indonesian jet recovered from sea

All 189 people on board flight JT610 are believed to have died after the Boeing 737 Max 8 crashed into the sea shortly after take-off from Jakarta's Soekarno-Hatta International Airport on Monday. Authorities are looking for the plane's wreckag... More..

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Oprah Winfrey to campaign in Georgia for Stacey Abrams
by | Thursday, November 01, 2018

Oprah Winfrey to campaign in Georgia for Stacey Abrams

The blitz underscores the high stakes in one of the defining contests of next week's midterms, as Abrams vies to become the first black female governor in American history, while Kemp tries to maintain the GOP'...More..

Turkish-US Patrols of Syria's Manbij May Start 'Today or Tomorrow'
by | Thursday, November 01, 2018

Turkish-US Patrols of Syria's Manbij May Start 'Today or Tomorrow'

Two US military officials confirmed that the Turkish military had shelled SDF positions in northern Syria in recent days. The Kurdish-led People's Protection Units ( YPG ) operate under the umbrella of the SDF-...More..

WikiLeaks founder Assange's lawsuit over asylum conditions denied by Ecuador
by | Thursday, November 01, 2018

WikiLeaks founder Assange's lawsuit over asylum conditions denied by Ecuador

Assange sought to overturn new house rules imposed on him, which bar him from commenting on affairs in a way that could harm Ecuador's foreign relations, set parameters on his visitation privileges and require ...More..

Twitter,Inc(NYSE:TWTR): Twitter (TWTR) is considering removing 'Like' button
by | Thursday, November 01, 2018

Twitter,Inc(NYSE:TWTR): Twitter (TWTR) is considering removing 'Like' button

Twitter is reportedly looking at removing the option to "like" tweets in an ongoing bid to improve the quality of debate on the platform. The feature was introduced in 2015 to replace the star-shaped but...More..

Israel orders criminal probe into Gaza medic's death
by | Thursday, November 01, 2018

Israel orders criminal probe into Gaza medic's death

One Palestinian was killed and several others wounded on Monday during clashes between hundreds of demonstrators and Israeli soldiers in northern Gaza Strip , medics said. " They said they were going to catch...More..

Quake rattles New Zealand as Harry and Meghan visit
by | Thursday, November 01, 2018

Quake rattles New Zealand as Harry and Meghan visit

No significant damage has been reported - this is entirely typical of deep volcanoes. According to United States Geological Survey (USGS), the massive quake struck near the New Plymouth region of New Zealand....More..

China Changes Laws Regarding Trade Of Tiger, Rhino, And Elephant Parts
by | Thursday, November 01, 2018

China Changes Laws Regarding Trade Of Tiger, Rhino, And Elephant Parts

The permit granted by yesterday sets limits: the medicinal use of the products must be prescribed by doctors enrolled in the State Register of Traditional Chinese Medicine; tiger's paws and bones can be taken f...More..

Pittsburgh shooter to face 11 further charges
by | Thursday, November 01, 2018

Pittsburgh shooter to face 11 further charges

Trump's visit comes on the same day as funerals began for the first of the 11 dead. Friends and family bid goodbye to Cecil and David on Tuesday, as less than two miles down the road at the Jewish Community ...More..

Trump says birthright citizenship will be ended
by | Thursday, November 01, 2018

Trump says birthright citizenship will be ended

He revealed his aspiration for doing so in an interview with Axios HBO that slated to air Sunday. Judge Andrew Napolitano said Wednesday on " Outnumbered " that Congress can not stop the child of an undocum...More..

U.S. Indicts 9 Chinese Cyber Spies
by | Thursday, November 01, 2018

U.S. Indicts 9 Chinese Cyber Spies

According to the indictment , the Chinese hackers infiltrated a number of companies in several US states under the orders of officers from the Chinese Ministry of State Security. The Chinese state security rec...More..

Iran's top diplomat in Pakistan to talk border, key issues
by | Thursday, November 01, 2018

Iran's top diplomat in Pakistan to talk border, key issues

Qureshi chaired a preparatory meeting for Khan's visit via video conference with the Ambassador of Pakistan in Beijing, Masood Khalid. Chief of Staff of the Iranian armed forces Mohammad Hossein Bagheri spo...More..

Khashoggi was suffocated in Saudi consulate - prosector
by | Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Khashoggi was suffocated in Saudi consulate - prosector

Initially, the Kingdom said the journalist had left the consulate alive shortly after arriving. A critic of the Saudi crown prince, Khashoggi had been living in exile in the United States. Saudi Arabia is s...More..

'Woman blows herself up' in Tunis
by | Wednesday, October 31, 2018

'Woman blows herself up' in Tunis

The explosion took place on the Habib Bourguiba avenue, which runs through the middle of the city, news agency Reuters reports. Shops lowered their shutters and cafes emptied as panic gripped passersby. A fem...More..

Nurse Serial Killer: Former nurse admits to killing 100 patients
by | Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Nurse Serial Killer: Former nurse admits to killing 100 patients

Niels Hoegel was accused of intentionally administering medical overdoses to victims so he could bring them back to life at the last moment and appear heroic. Known as Dr Death, Shipman was sentenced to 15 life...More..

Judge temporarily blocks Georgia's 'Signature Match' law
by | Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Judge temporarily blocks Georgia's 'Signature Match' law

U.S. District Judge Leigh May heard arguments from both sides Tuesday and said she will likely focus on the signature mismatch issue in an order issued in the coming days. The ruling came in response to a la...More..

Prince Harry offers Kiwi teen a job
by | Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Prince Harry offers Kiwi teen a job

From their constant public displays of affections and their open embrace of locals everywhere, Meghan and Harry have ushered in a new era for royals. The biographer wrote: "On the day itself, Meghan managed...More..

by | Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Denmark recalls envoy to Iran over foiled attack plot

The foreign ministry also summoned Iran's ambassador in Copenhagen. PET's announcement ended weeks of speculation about why Denmark shut down bridges and ferries to Sweden on September 28 during a manhunt t...More..

by | Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Pakistan SC acquits Christian woman on death row since 2010 for blasphemy

The Lahore High Court had upheld that conviction and punishment. The prosecution had claimed that Bibi "admitted" making the blasphemous statements at a "public gathering" on June 19, 2009 "while asking for f...More..

Japanese rocket launches first-ever UAE-made satellite into orbit
by | Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Japanese rocket launches first-ever UAE-made satellite into orbit

Khalifa Sat is the first satellite to be manufactured exclusively by Emirati hands. The earth observation satellite was designed, tested and manufactured by a team of Emirati engineers and scientists at the Spa...More..

Pakistan court overturns death sentence for blasphemy accused
by | Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Pakistan court overturns death sentence for blasphemy accused

A trial court convicted Bibi for blasphemy in November 2010 and sentenced her to death. It has been ordered that Ms Bibi should be released if she has not committed any other crime. The women later went to a ...More..

SC imposes ban on airing of Indian content on local tv channels
by | Wednesday, October 31, 2018

SC imposes ban on airing of Indian content on local tv channels

An official of Pakistan Media Regulatory Authority (PEMRA) said Chief Justice Saqib Nisar on October 27 issued an order to "stop airing all Indian content" on terrestrial, satellite, and cable TV channels. Paki...More..

Trump suggests he will end birthright citizenship with executive order
by | Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Trump suggests he will end birthright citizenship with executive order

Birthright citizenship means that any child born in the US automatically becomes a citizen. Some of Trump's previous immigration executive orders, including an attempt to bar entry to citizens from some Musl...More..

Indian couple who studied engineering died in Yosemite fall
by | Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Indian couple who studied engineering died in Yosemite fall

Matteson said he doesn't recall noticing Viswanath. They had set up their tripod near the ledge on October 23, he said on October 30. "This recovery operation involved Park Rangers using technical climbing and...More..

NTSB sending team to IN crash site where 3 siblings were killed
by | Wednesday, October 31, 2018

NTSB sending team to IN crash site where 3 siblings were killed

Shepherd was being held at Fulton County Jail, with a surety bond of $15,000, state police said. State Police say three children were struck and killed by a pickup truck in northern in as they were about to b...More..

Vigil held in Vancouver for victims of Pittsburgh synagogue attack
by | Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Vigil held in Vancouver for victims of Pittsburgh synagogue attack

Robert Bowers , who has a history of posting anti-Semitic material online, was charged under federal hate crime statutes, and could face the death penalty if convicted. "It's a bad thing what's going on with ...More..

Special counsel Mueller's team asks FBI to probe 'false claims' against him
by | Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Special counsel Mueller's team asks FBI to probe 'false claims' against him

Burkman claimed on Tuesday on Twitter that he's holding an event at which Mueller's first supposed "victim" will come forward. Jack Burkman , a Washington lawyer and Republican operative, told Reuters he w...More..

‘This is Inexcusable:’ 93 Percent of the World’s Children Breathe Polluted Air
by | Wednesday, October 31, 2018

‘This is Inexcusable:’ 93 Percent of the World’s Children Breathe Polluted Air

They also estimate that around 7 million people die every year from exposure to fine particles in polluted air that lead to diseases such as stroke, heart disease or lung cancer. The deaths occurred because of ...More..

2 bound bodies found in NYC were missing Virginia sisters
by | Wednesday, October 31, 2018

2 bound bodies found in NYC were missing Virginia sisters

The New York Police Department says the bodies that were found Wednesday lying on rocks along the river were 22-year-old Rotana Farea and her 16-year-old sister, Tala Farea, both of Fairfax, Virginia. "We do ...More..

Trump will be in full campaign mode in final week before midterms
by | Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Trump will be in full campaign mode in final week before midterms

Sen. "In the final six days, the president will have 11 rallies around the United States", the official said on Monday. Trump has said that he shouldn't be blamed for a Republican midterm wipeout, but his t...More..