MI becomes first state in Midwest to legalize recreational marijuana

North Dakota approved a measure to redefine who is a qualified elector to say "only a citizen". It would, however, have legalized cannabis for residents 21-years-old and over, and expunged old convictions for cannabis possession. Utah voters also gav... More..

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Pompeo seems unfazed by North Korean nuclear development threat
by | Wednesday, November 07, 2018

Pompeo seems unfazed by North Korean nuclear development threat

Following a series of provocative nuclear and missile tests past year, Kim Jong-un shifted to diplomacy when he met with US President Donald Trump between three summits with South Korean President Moon Jae-in...More..

Man admits to killing his pregnant wife and two daughters
by | Wednesday, November 07, 2018

Man admits to killing his pregnant wife and two daughters

Appearing in court in Greeley, Colorado, on Tuesday, he pleaded guilty to all nine charges as the judge read them out. Watts' voice was shaking, and he could occasionally be heard sniffing after each time h...More..

by | Wednesday, November 07, 2018

Midterm elections results: DeSantis DFEATS Gillum in MAJOR red victory in Florida

Furthermore, in the last days of the campaign the polls seemed to move show a gorwing Nelson lead, suggesting that this race would move in the direction of those "fundamental" election factors. The graphic ap...More..

Decision 2018: Bredesen vs. Blackburn for U.S. Senate
by | Wednesday, November 07, 2018

Decision 2018: Bredesen vs. Blackburn for U.S. Senate

That's why President Trump , while campaigning for her in the state recently told the crowd that " a vote for Marsha is really a vote for me and everything that we stand for". Marco Rubio of Florida, Lindsey ...More..

Florida passes amendment to restore felons’ voting rights
by | Wednesday, November 07, 2018

Florida passes amendment to restore felons’ voting rights

If another million people are added to the voter rolls, it could affect the balance of power in a state largely controlled by Republicans on the state level. Like every amendment on every ballot in every electi...More..

Lion Air jet's airspeed indicator malfunctioned on four flights
by | Wednesday, November 07, 2018

Lion Air jet's airspeed indicator malfunctioned on four flights

Investigators on Monday said the brand new Boeing 737 MAX 8 plane had a malfunctioning airspeed indicator on its last four flights including its fatal October 29 flight, based on an analysis of its flight data...More..

Minnesota, Michigan send first Muslim women to US Congress
by | Wednesday, November 07, 2018

Minnesota, Michigan send first Muslim women to US Congress

Omar made history in 2016 when she was elected the first Somali-American legislator in the USA, for which she was featured in Firsts, TIME's multimedia project on trailblazing women have broken glass ceilings i...More..

Sheriff: Daytona Beach-area teen killed mom after arguing over bad grade
by | Wednesday, November 07, 2018

Sheriff: Daytona Beach-area teen killed mom after arguing over bad grade

Sgt. A.J. Pagliari, with the Sheriff's Major Case Unit, said at a press conference that the teen confessed to the crime after his two friends came clean, which led to them being charged with accessory to first-...More..

Triumph the Insult Comic Dog mocks Ted Cruz on the campaign trail
by | Wednesday, November 07, 2018

Triumph the Insult Comic Dog mocks Ted Cruz on the campaign trail

Obviously, Beto is getting off lightly. Triumph replied with a burn that might've left a scar. He finishes the interview by saying, "what does Ted Cruz have that you don't have, aside from the ability to re...More..

Here’s what to do if you’re turned away at the polls
by | Wednesday, November 07, 2018

Here’s what to do if you’re turned away at the polls

At 7:30, the line was still more than 200 people deep, even though thousands of residents had already voted with absentee ballots. Eyewitness News is following the election all day long, and into the evenin...More..

Oprah Winfrey Responds to 'Racist Robocalls' in Georgia
by | Wednesday, November 07, 2018

Oprah Winfrey Responds to 'Racist Robocalls' in Georgia

He said Georgians have clear options. The race between Kemp and Abrams, who could become the nation's first African-American woman to be elected governor, has been close and contentious. David Cross, however...More..

Fox News doesn't condone Hannity appearance with Trump
by | Tuesday, November 06, 2018

Fox News doesn't condone Hannity appearance with Trump

After having expressly denied that he would be campaigning on stage with the President , the first move from Hannity when he walked on stage was to slam members of the media stationed at the back of the audito...More..

Bond issued in fatal hit-and-run crash in Lake Hallie
by | Tuesday, November 06, 2018

Bond issued in fatal hit-and-run crash in Lake Hallie

Another girl, 10, was injured and hospitalized. A young driver was inhaling chemical vapours, or huffing, just prior to fatally striking a group of Girl Scouts who had been picking up rubbish along a rural W...More..

Facebook removes 115 suspicious accounts ahead of USA mid-term elections
by | Tuesday, November 06, 2018

Facebook removes 115 suspicious accounts ahead of USA mid-term elections

Earlier on Monday, numerous federal agencies, including the FBI, wrote a joint statement alerting Americans to the fact that "foreign actors-and Russian Federation in particular-continue to try to influence...More..

USA troops seen setting up barbed wire near Mexico border
by | Tuesday, November 06, 2018

USA troops seen setting up barbed wire near Mexico border

Around 4,800 USA soldiers were deployed on Monday (Nov 5) to the border with Mexico, the Pentagon announced, saying it could not give a price tag for the operation Democrats decry as political manoeuvring from ...More..

Grenfell Tower model bonfire: Officers search London garden
by | Tuesday, November 06, 2018

Grenfell Tower model bonfire: Officers search London garden

They claim that the video wasn't racist and now fear that their lives are in danger because of the sick stunt. The stunt is thought to have been filmed at the weekend. Unfortunately it's just really bad taste...More..

10-year-old girl accused of killing baby at day care
by | Tuesday, November 06, 2018

10-year-old girl accused of killing baby at day care

The girl, who was charged with first-degree intentional homicide, appeared in court Monday morning. He was pronounced dead November 1, according to the Tribune. The girl was staying with the family who runs the...More..

15 killed in 31-vehicle pile-up on Chinese highway
by | Tuesday, November 06, 2018

15 killed in 31-vehicle pile-up on Chinese highway

On Sunday morning, local government officials said that 10 of the 44 people injured in the crash are in serious condition. Dozens more were injured when the vehicle collided with a line of waiting cars in Lan...More..

More than 80 people kidnapped in Cameroon
by | Tuesday, November 06, 2018

More than 80 people kidnapped in Cameroon

The footage could not be immediately verified, but parents have reportedly been reacting to images of their children on social media , according to AP. An American missionary also died in the northwest region...More..

Pentagon: Russian jet flies too close to USA aircraft
by | Tuesday, November 06, 2018

Pentagon: Russian jet flies too close to USA aircraft

The 25-minute encounter occurred over global waters over the Black Sea on Monday as the Navy EP-3 Aries reconnaissance aircraft was intercepted by a Russian SU-27 fighter jet. European Command said at the tim...More..

Man killed in shark attack in Australian tourist spot
by | Tuesday, November 06, 2018

Man killed in shark attack in Australian tourist spot

Police said the latest victim, 33, had been swimming with friends when the attack happened on Monday. "There's just a period of time when conditions are such that it maybe causes attacks to be more frequent"....More..

Oprah endorses Stacey Abrams and Twitter is here for it!
by | Tuesday, November 06, 2018

Oprah endorses Stacey Abrams and Twitter is here for it!

Winfrey blasted attacks on Abrams that she says she saw in her hotel room - Republican ads casts Abrams as "too extreme" and "radical" for Georgia - as "noise" that is "designed to confound you with fear". "I...More..

'Miracle' as New Zealand toddler rescued from sea
by | Tuesday, November 06, 2018

'Miracle' as New Zealand toddler rescued from sea

Mr Hutt continued: "He let out a little squeak and I thought, "Oh God this is a baby and it's alive". The boy's mother, Jessica Whyte, was woken by camp managers who told her what had happened. The child was ...More..

Divers see Lion Air jet fuselage, new 'ping' heard
by | Tuesday, November 06, 2018

Divers see Lion Air jet fuselage, new 'ping' heard

Two days after the flight data recorder was recovered, investigators at Indonesia's national transportation safety committee have yet to download the key data due to salt residue on the memory card. The com...More..

Challenges to Birthright Citizenship Hits Blacks Close to Home
by | Tuesday, November 06, 2018

Challenges to Birthright Citizenship Hits Blacks Close to Home

The latest data from the U.S. Census Bureau marks a almost 108-year record high of immigration to the country. -Mexican border could reach 15,000. Trump's proposed constitutional change-as well as his other...More..

Man-eating tiger killed in India, sparking backlash from wildlife conservationists
by | Tuesday, November 06, 2018

Man-eating tiger killed in India, sparking backlash from wildlife conservationists

But the animal rights activists had strongly opposed forest officials' decision to issue a shoot at sight order for the leonine creature and a petition on online platform change.org to save tigress Avni and her...More..

The UK has reportedly secured 'secret' Brexit concessions
by | Tuesday, November 06, 2018

The UK has reportedly secured 'secret' Brexit concessions

A Downing Street spokesman described Mrs May's conversation with Mr Varadkar as "constructive", adding: "They agreed that the intention was that the backstop should only be a temporary arrangement and that ...More..

El Chapo faces biggest US drugs trial
by | Tuesday, November 06, 2018

El Chapo faces biggest US drugs trial

USA prosecutors contend that from 1989 to 2014, the cartel smuggled at least 340,892 pounds (154,626 kilograms) of cocaine into the United States, as well as heroin, methamphetamine and marijuana, raking in $14...More..

Xi Jinping pledges to cut Chinese import tariffs
by | Monday, November 05, 2018

Xi Jinping pledges to cut Chinese import tariffs

President Uhuru Kenyatta and China's President Xi Jinping in Shanghai on Saturday ahead of the inaugural China International Import Expo . While Xi pledged to import US$30 trillion of good over the next 15 y...More..