Ethiopia appoints Africa’s only female president

The HoPR last week approved the appointment of 16 new cabinet members upon the endorsement of Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed , in which only four of the previous cabinet members remained in their positions. 4 - Other global positions she has previously... More..

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Utah athlete killed on campus, suspect found dead
by | Friday, October 26, 2018

Utah athlete killed on campus, suspect found dead

According to Utah court documents, Rowland was found guilty in March 2004 of attempted forcible sex abuse which occurred September 15, 2003. The young woman was talking to her family on the phone as she ret...More..

Putin warns of a new 'arms race'
by | Friday, October 26, 2018

Putin warns of a new 'arms race'

He said: "If the United States does withdraw from the INF treaty, the main question is what they will do with these [intermediate-range] missiles that will once again appear". "It wasn't true then, and it wil...More..

Shifting Saudi account of writer's death confirms key parts
by | Thursday, October 25, 2018

Shifting Saudi account of writer's death confirms key parts

Khashoggi for a chance to profit from the kingdom's vast wealth". While Slovakia and Czech Republic have signalled a willingness to discuss the matter, Spain and the United Kingdom have rejected calls to end...More..

Trump denies Chinese, Russians are listening in on his phone calls
by | Thursday, October 25, 2018

Trump denies Chinese, Russians are listening in on his phone calls

Despite the security compromise, current and former officials reportedly cited Trump's unfamiliarity in matters of intelligence and said they believe he was not divulging sensitive information through his perso...More..

Turkish Video Allegedly Shows Saudi Agent Posing as Khashoggi
by | Thursday, October 25, 2018

Turkish Video Allegedly Shows Saudi Agent Posing as Khashoggi

The World Association of Newspapers and News Publishers (WAN-IFRA) and the World Editors Forum (WEF) issued the call for action in a statement on Friday, shortly after Saudi State Television confirmed that Mr...More..

Dem Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz FL Office Evacuated Over Suspicious Package
by | Thursday, October 25, 2018

Dem Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz FL Office Evacuated Over Suspicious Package

The NBC Miami station and CNN reported that police were investigating a suspicious package that was found on the premises. The packages were found during routine mail screening procedures and identified...More..

Rakesh Asthana stymied Investigation in sensitive cases, Alok Verma tells Supreme Court
by | Thursday, October 25, 2018

Rakesh Asthana stymied Investigation in sensitive cases, Alok Verma tells Supreme Court

Verma handed over a confidential letter to Central Vigilance Commission (CVC) over Asthana's promotion to the post of CBI special director, claiming the latter was under investigation in the 2017 Sterling Biote...More..

Saudi foreign minister says Khashoggi killing 'grave mistake', details not yet known
by | Thursday, October 25, 2018

Saudi foreign minister says Khashoggi killing 'grave mistake', details not yet known

Trump said he didn't believe Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman should be replaced, adding he hasn't received information that he was responsible for Khashoggi's death and his father, King Salm...More..

Saudi crown prince proclaims investment conference a success despite boycott
by | Wednesday, October 24, 2018

Saudi crown prince proclaims investment conference a success despite boycott

Turkish officials suspect Khashoggi was killed inside the consulate by Saudi agents and his body cut up. Canada exported $1.37 billion worth of goods to Saudi Arabia previous year, mostly tanks and other ar...More..

Royal tour: Duke and Duchess of Sussex unveil Sydney's Anzac memorial
by | Wednesday, October 24, 2018

Royal tour: Duke and Duchess of Sussex unveil Sydney's Anzac memorial

The Royal Family announced Markle's pregnancy on October 15, just as the couple arrived in Australia . Butchulla Land and Sea Ranger Conway Burns said: "When we die, we go through an initiation". this morni...More..

Growing migrant caravan renews march to US
by | Wednesday, October 24, 2018

Growing migrant caravan renews march to US

They gathered in groups on the Mexican side, hoping to advance farther into Mexico at some point. More than 5,100 migrants have been registered in three shelters in the Mexican border town of Ciudad Hidalg...More..

Plans to build Titanic replica back on track
by | Wednesday, October 24, 2018

Plans to build Titanic replica back on track

A replica of the infamous Titanic will set sail in 2022, Chairman of Blue Star Line Clive Palmer said in London this week. Blue Star Line, the Australian shipping company behind the project, first introdu...More..

Man arrested for groping woman on plane invokes Trump defense
by | Wednesday, October 24, 2018

Man arrested for groping woman on plane invokes Trump defense

Approximately 30 minutes after that, the woman said, she again felt Alexander grab the back of her arm before slowly groping her right side. After the second encounter, the woman got up from her seat, looked ...More..

United States confirms withdrawal from nuclear arms treaty with Russian Federation
by | Wednesday, October 24, 2018

United States confirms withdrawal from nuclear arms treaty with Russian Federation

Bolton echoed Trump's comments days earlier , when the president cited Russian violations as sufficient reason to "terminate" the 1987 Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty, better known as the INF Treaty. ...More..

Cancelling Saudi Arabia arms deal would cost $1 billion: Trudeau
by | Wednesday, October 24, 2018

Cancelling Saudi Arabia arms deal would cost $1 billion: Trudeau

But Saudi officials have so far refused to answer questions about what happened to Khashoggi's remains, fueling already widespread condemnation of the killing. The absolute monarchy is a longtime US ally and co...More..

U.S. warships pass through Taiwan Strait amid China tensions
by | Wednesday, October 24, 2018

U.S. warships pass through Taiwan Strait amid China tensions

Pacific Fleet spokesman Commander Nate Christensen said the guided-missile destroyer USS Curtis Wilbur and the guided-missile cruiser USS Antietam took part in the passage operation "in accordance with gl...More..

30 injured as dancefloor falls through during SC party
by | Wednesday, October 24, 2018

30 injured as dancefloor falls through during SC party

The party may have been filled to or beyond the clubhouse's capacity - a figure that was not immediately reported - or the floor collapsing may have just been because of a structural issue with at the condomini...More..

China To Open Mega-Bridge And Tunnel: 34 Miles Across The Water
by | Tuesday, October 23, 2018

China To Open Mega-Bridge And Tunnel: 34 Miles Across The Water

The project reportedly cost $20 billion and it underscores China's connection to Hong Kong; which is fearing it will be further swamped by tourists from the mainland now that the 3-hour trip has been shortened ...More..

Trump Wants to Define Transgender Out of Existence — NY Times
by | Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Trump Wants to Define Transgender Out of Existence — NY Times

According to the Times , the Department of Health and Human Services is now floating a memo that would establish a legal definition of sex under Title IX -that's the federal law that states no citizen can b...More..

Migrants Call Trump 'ANTICHRIST,' Say President 'Going to Hell — CARAVAN CHAOS
by | Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Migrants Call Trump 'ANTICHRIST,' Say President 'Going to Hell — CARAVAN CHAOS

Others who had a case for asylum would be allowed to make it. The three countries together received $500 million from the U.S. during the 2017 fiscal year, although the sums had already been predicted to fall...More..

Saudi: We don't know where Khashoggi's body is, killing a mistake
by | Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Saudi: We don't know where Khashoggi's body is, killing a mistake

Even the senior leadership of our intelligence service was not aware of this. Turkish government sources have claimed that Mr Khashoggi, a critic of Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman and the Saudi government...More..

Pres. Trump to rally for Sen. Ted Cruz at Toyota Center
by | Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Pres. Trump to rally for Sen. Ted Cruz at Toyota Center

I call him Texas Ted". "It was very competitive". In September 2016, after delivering a ringing non-endorsement of Trump during the Republican National Convention, Cruz finally reversed course and declare...More..

Crowds join People's Vote march for final say on Brexit deal
by | Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Crowds join People's Vote march for final say on Brexit deal

Dr Mike Galsworthy, from NHS Against Brexit, told BBC News: "Whether you voted leave, or whether you voted remain - when a contract comes back, you do have the right to read the small print and say actually "...More..

Jordanian King to end border land lease extension with Israel
by | Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Jordanian King to end border land lease extension with Israel

Jordan said on Sunday that it informed Israel's government that Amman would not renew an Israeli lease of two tracts of territory along the countries' border. Israel and Jordan reached an agreement to end th...More..