Arizona Democrat Senate Candidate Extends Lead

Sinema pulled slightly ahead of McSally this week after roughly 127,000 votes in Maricopa County - the state's most populous county and home to Phoenix - were counted Thursday. The settlement came as President Donald Trump said he learned there... More..

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Facebook back up and running after reported outages across Canada, U.S.
by | Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Facebook back up and running after reported outages across Canada, U.S.

This error message popped up when we tried to get on Facebook. "Sorry. Something went wrong". On DownDetector's live map , the issue appeared to be concentrated on the East Coast of the US. According to th...More..

by | Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Trump cancels WW1 memorial at cemetery in France due to rain

The White House was forced to issue a statement citing traffic concerns and "near-zero visibility". And on Sunday, Trump paid tribute to veterans at the Suresnes American Cemetery and Memorial in Paris...More..

Macron Delivers Rebuke to Nationalism as Trump Looks On
by | Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Macron Delivers Rebuke to Nationalism as Trump Looks On

But a rainy forecast for the city made it too risky for him to safely fly there, the White House said a couple hours before he was to arrive at the cemetery. As Trump's plane landed Friday evening, he sent a tw...More..

Cindy Hyde-Smith: Senator's 'public hanging' joke criticised
by | Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Cindy Hyde-Smith: Senator's 'public hanging' joke criticised

Hyde-Smith, who was appointed to the Senate seat vacated by Thad Cochran in April, is running for her first full term in Congress. Hyde-Smith's voting record closely aligns with the White House's policy age...More..

Hamas will 'feel the power' of Israel's retaliation, IDF threatens
by | Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Hamas will 'feel the power' of Israel's retaliation, IDF threatens

Hamas's armed wing, the Ezzedine Al-Qassam Brigades, said the Israeli special forces team had infiltrated near Khan Yunis in the southern Gaza Strip in a civilian vehicle. In Ramallah, the Palestinian Authori...More..

Kellyanne Conway Responds to 'Hillary Will Run Again' Op-Ed
by | Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Kellyanne Conway Responds to 'Hillary Will Run Again' Op-Ed

Their premise is that Clinton will return to the Hillary Clinton of old, "the universal-health-care-promoting progressive firebrand of 1994". Philippe Reines, another of Clinton's longtime advisesr, told ...More..

At least nine dead as fire incinerates northern California town
by | Monday, November 12, 2018

At least nine dead as fire incinerates northern California town

Many bodies were found in charred vehicles and homes. Two wildfires also continued to wreak havoc in southern California, forcing hundreds of thousands of people to flee. A group of Cal Fire firefighters moni...More..

North Korea working on hidden missile bases
by | Monday, November 12, 2018

North Korea working on hidden missile bases

The State Department did not say whether they viewed the base as a violation of any agreements with the United States. US President Donald Trump has been trying to deescalate conflict on the Korean peninsula....More..

Air India director ops fails pre-flight alcohol test, grounded
by | Monday, November 12, 2018

Air India director ops fails pre-flight alcohol test, grounded

Arvind Kathpalia, a pilot and senior executive with the national airline, blew positive for alcohol before entering the Dreamliner jet's cockpit for the almost 10-hour flight to the United Kingdom on Sunday. Th...More..

Trump joins world leaders to mark 100 years since end of WWI
by | Monday, November 12, 2018

Trump joins world leaders to mark 100 years since end of WWI

But neither he nor Russian President Vladimir Putin joined other leaders in a symbolic walk up the Champs-Elysees to the monument. "The conversation with President Putin was good and businesslike". The W...More..

Acting attorney general gets cool reception from Trump
by | Monday, November 12, 2018

Acting attorney general gets cool reception from Trump

Republican Mitt Romney, the party's 2012 presidential nominee who was elected on Tuesday to the U.S. Senate from Utah, also said Mueller's probe should not be affected by Sessions' departure. Speaking in Kentuc...More..

Woman Charges Trump Motorcade as He Celebrates End of WWI in France
by | Monday, November 12, 2018

Woman Charges Trump Motorcade as He Celebrates End of WWI in France

The White House blamed the schedule change on bad weather and security concerns. In a story November 10 about President Donald Trump cancelling a planned visit to a cemetery for Americans killed in World ...More..

California wildfires turn deadly as thousands evacuate homes
by | Monday, November 12, 2018

California wildfires turn deadly as thousands evacuate homes

President Donald Trump , who was in France for World War I commemorations, drew criticism online for his somewhat unsympathetic reaction to the devastation. Intense winds and low humidity are feeding the flame...More..

One killed in Melbourne stabbing attack claimed by Islamic State
by | Monday, November 12, 2018

One killed in Melbourne stabbing attack claimed by Islamic State

State police Superintendent David Clayton said police responded to reports of a burning vehicle. "He was radicalised", Australian Federal Police Acting Deputy Commissioner Ian McCartney told reporters i...More..

Netanyahu Cuts Short Paris Trip 'Due to Security Situation' in Southern Israel
by | Monday, November 12, 2018

Netanyahu Cuts Short Paris Trip 'Due to Security Situation' in Southern Israel

One of the dead was a local commander for Hamas's armed wing, the Ezzedine al-Qassam Brigades, a local hospital reported. The violence prompted Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to cut short a visit...More..

United Kingdom minister Jo Johnson resigns over Brexit
by | Monday, November 12, 2018

United Kingdom minister Jo Johnson resigns over Brexit

And the Defence Secretary, Gavin Williamson - also a former Remainer - said there were many concerns with the paper and it must be made clear it was as far as the government would be willing to compromise. As...More..

Northern California's Paradise 'Destroyed' as More Wildfires Rage
by | Monday, November 12, 2018

Northern California's Paradise 'Destroyed' as More Wildfires Rage

Paradise is 180 miles northeast of San Francisco . Voluntary evacuations of 75,000 homes had already been called for because of the Woolsey fire that affected parts of Thousand Oaks, the site of a shooting...More..

by | Monday, November 12, 2018

White House: Cemetery motorcade would have disrupted roads

Trump's Chief of Staff John Kelly and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Joseph Dunford attended the ceremony, which was not interrupted by weather in the end. The White House said in a statement: "The ...More..

Palestinians: Israeli forces shoot dead Gaza man near fence
by | Monday, November 12, 2018

Palestinians: Israeli forces shoot dead Gaza man near fence

The demonstrations have often escalated as protesters have burned tires, hurled explosive devices, and attempted to infiltrate or damage the volatile border fence, and as militant groups have launched rocket ba...More..

by | Monday, November 12, 2018

Israeli soldier, seven Palestinians killed in fresh Gaza fighting

The Palestinian Health Ministry said seven people, including at least five militants, were killed and seven others were wounded. Sunday's exchange of fire came as Israel and Gaza's Hamas rulers appeared t...More..

by | Monday, November 12, 2018

Trump hails America's 'great warriors' in WWI cemetery visit

Critics were stunned that President Donald Trump skipped a visit Saturday to the Aisne-Marne American Cemetery in France - where US war dead were being honored - because of rain. Defence Minister Tobias Ellw...More..

Donald Trump actively involved in paying off Stormy Daniels, Karen McDougal
by | Monday, November 12, 2018

Donald Trump actively involved in paying off Stormy Daniels, Karen McDougal

Trump". Trump was involved in or briefed on almost every step of the payments that were made to former Playboy model Karen McDougal and adult film actress Stephanie Clifford, who goes by the stage name Sto...More..

Trump escalates feud with Sessions
by | Monday, November 12, 2018

Trump escalates feud with Sessions

Then reports came out detailing his involvement with a scam company that was shut down by the Federal Trade Commission and is now under FBI investigation, according to the Wall Street Journal . He said that ...More..

by | Monday, November 12, 2018

9 dead in massive Butte County wildfire now at 90,000 acres

Five people have been found dead in their burned-out vehicles after a wildfire in northern California incinerated most of a town of about 30,000 people. The city of Malibu was under mandatory evacuation order...More..

Woman arrested over strawberry needle contamination in Australia
by | Monday, November 12, 2018

Woman arrested over strawberry needle contamination in Australia

Police allege DNA found on a needle in a punnet of strawberries in Victoria had been linked to Trinh. By the end of the month, over 100 alleged incidents of fruit sabotaged with pins and needles had been repor...More..

US mail bomb suspect indicted on 30 counts in New York
by | Monday, November 12, 2018

US mail bomb suspect indicted on 30 counts in New York

The 30-count indictment against Cesar Sayoc was handed up in Manhattan federal court, where Sayoc made an initial appearance earlier this week after he was brought to NY. A new hearing to arraign Sayoc on t...More..

California shooter Ian David Long’s high school coach claims he assaulted her
by | Monday, November 12, 2018

California shooter Ian David Long’s high school coach claims he assaulted her

Authorities say they are still investigating a motive. The official was briefed on the investigation into Wednesday's night shooting but wasn't authorized to discuss it publicly and spoke to the AP only on co...More..

Turkish President meets world leaders in Paris
by | Sunday, November 11, 2018

Turkish President meets world leaders in Paris

Trump could not attend a commemoration in France for USA soldiers and marines killed during World War I on Saturday because rain made it impossible to arrange transport, the White House said. Twitterians n...More..

‘Austria demanding transparent information from Russia on alleged espionage’
by | Sunday, November 11, 2018

‘Austria demanding transparent information from Russia on alleged espionage’

A former colonel of the Armed Forces of Austria, who was detained on suspicion of working for the Russian intelligence, transferred information regarding the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation to the Russian Fe...More..