Strong quake hits Iraq-Iran border region

Many residents in the Iraqi capital Baghdad rushed out of houses and tall buildings in panic. Majida Ameer, who ran out of her building in the capital's Salihiya district with her three children, said: 'I was sitting with my kids having dinner and ... More..

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Sen. Bill Cassidy withdraws support for Roy Moore over sexual misconduct allegations
by | Monday, November 13, 2017

Sen. Bill Cassidy withdraws support for Roy Moore over sexual misconduct allegations

The White House has already made clear that Moore should step aside if the allegations are proved to be true. "I have not provided alcoholic beverages, beer or anything else, to a minor", Moore said . "I hav...More..

TPP trade deal advances without US
by | Monday, November 13, 2017

TPP trade deal advances without US

The Vietnamese trade minister says 11 Pacific Rim countries have reached a "fundamental agreement" on continuing with a free trade pact after the US abandoned it. Facing Canadian domestic political pressures si...More..

Saudi Arabia Awaits UN Probe Into Houthi Missiles
by | Monday, November 13, 2017

Saudi Arabia Awaits UN Probe Into Houthi Missiles

Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi has rejected any possibility of negotiations on the country's ballistic missiles. " So we should negotiate a new series of criteria and a new treaty with Iran t...More..

Cleveland hosts annual Veterans Day parade
by | Sunday, November 12, 2017

Cleveland hosts annual Veterans Day parade

The route is created to accommodate a ceremony at Savannah Veterans Park immediately following the end of the parade at approximately 10:45 a.m. Wes Splettstoesser, American Legion Post 35 South Portland; Cmdr....More..

US, South Korea Begin Joint Naval Exercises In The Western Pacific
by | Sunday, November 12, 2017

US, South Korea Begin Joint Naval Exercises In The Western Pacific

It is the first time that three aircraft carriers are conducting drills together in the western Pacific since the Valiant Shield exercises in 2006 and 2007 off the coast of the island of Guam. The exercise ...More..

LAPD Opens Investigation Into Terry Crews' Report of Sexual Assault
by | Sunday, November 12, 2017

LAPD Opens Investigation Into Terry Crews' Report of Sexual Assault

Crews first revealed his allegation on Twitter last month, saying he was inspired to share his story after a number of women came forward with accusations of sexual misconduct perpetrated by Hollywood producer ...More..

US Special Counsel Reportedly Probing Plot To Hand Over Turkish Cleric Gulen
by | Sunday, November 12, 2017

US Special Counsel Reportedly Probing Plot To Hand Over Turkish Cleric Gulen

Donald Trump's former national security adviser, Michael Flynn , is under investigation for involvement in a plot to kidnap a Turkish dissident cleric living in the U.S. Sources said the December meeting was a...More..

Boston shatters 116-year cold weather record
by | Sunday, November 12, 2017

Boston shatters 116-year cold weather record

So, bundle up New Jerseyans because the Arctic air bearing down Saturday morning is challenging decades-old record lows as chilly winds cut across the state. In Philadelphia, the record of 21 degrees still appe...More..

Grieving Family Says Pre-K Gave Allergic Toddler Grilled Cheese
by | Saturday, November 11, 2017

Grieving Family Says Pre-K Gave Allergic Toddler Grilled Cheese

The report said an adult at the pre-school had given Elijah Silvera a grilled cheese sandwich last Friday, despite them knowing and documenting that he was severely allergic to dairy . "The failure to follow l...More..

Daughter who married own mother pleads guilty to incest
by | Saturday, November 11, 2017

Daughter who married own mother pleads guilty to incest

This week, Misty pleaded guilty to incest and received a 10-year deferred sentence. Patricia Spann insisted to investigators she didn't have contact with her kids until a few years ago. After Misty was conv...More..

First Poll After Sexual-Misconduct Allegations Shows Moore, Jones Dead Even
by | Saturday, November 11, 2017

First Poll After Sexual-Misconduct Allegations Shows Moore, Jones Dead Even

Multiple women have come forward with allegations that Moore pursued them when they were 18 or younger while he was serving as an assistant district attorney in the state. This week he went after the transgen...More..

TSA fails undercover probe nationwide
by | Friday, November 10, 2017

TSA fails undercover probe nationwide

The Transportation Security Administration fails an overwhelming amount of undercover tests, with screening checkpoints unable to stop potentially deadly materials from making it onto planes around 80 percent...More..

Cornyn and Cruz under pressure over allegations in Alabama Senate race
by | Friday, November 10, 2017

Cornyn and Cruz under pressure over allegations in Alabama Senate race

Backed by Breitbart News's chairman (and former presidential adviser) Steve Bannon , Moore won the Republican primary to fill the U.S. Senate seat of Tom Price. It's too late for Alabama Senate candidate Roy...More..

Self-driving bus involved in crash on first day in Las Vegas
by | Friday, November 10, 2017

Self-driving bus involved in crash on first day in Las Vegas

However, a recent report from the RAND Corporation - a U.S. government think tank - has claimed that even the use of moderately capable self-driving cars would go a long way towards reducing the number of roa...More..

Vladimir Putin may meet Donald Trump in Vietnam
by | Friday, November 10, 2017

Vladimir Putin may meet Donald Trump in Vietnam

This was declared by presidential assistant Yuri Ushakov to Russian agencies. The Russian president suggested the timing of the Russian election, in March 2018, meant that a doping scandal coinciding with the...More..

Zimbabwe war vets 'expel' Mugabe as their leader
by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

Zimbabwe war vets 'expel' Mugabe as their leader

CHRIS Mutsvangwa, the war veterans national chair and top ally to axed Emmerson Mnangagwa has revealed that the axed Vice President is on his way to South Africa with signs he could be seeking exile. Mugabe on ...More..

Former President Obama Reports For Jury Duty
by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

Former President Obama Reports For Jury Duty

Obama watched the entire 20-minute educational video during his time at the Daley Center, Evans said. Obama arrived at the justice center in Chicago by motorcade, according to several USA media reports that s...More..

United Kingdom minister apologizes for unauthorized meetings with Israeli officials
by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

United Kingdom minister apologizes for unauthorized meetings with Israeli officials

The International Development Secretary is now on a plane back to the United Kingdom from Africa with the widespread expectation that she faces the sack over unauthorised meetings with the Israeli Prime Mini...More..

by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

US Tightens Restrictions On Cuba Travel, Business & Trade

Under the new rules, most individual visits to Cuba will no longer be allowed, and US citizens will again have to travel as part of a licensed group, accompanied by a group representative. The list goes on to l...More..

Danica Roem Has Become The First Openly Transgender Person Elected To Office
by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

Danica Roem Has Become The First Openly Transgender Person Elected To Office

She touted more than 25 years of public service experience as a policy aide, nonprofit executive director, consultant and employment specialist on her website . "The Old Dominion gives way to a very different ...More..

2 boys die after car plows into school
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

2 boys die after car plows into school

The driver, who did not require medical treatment, was taken to hospital for mandatory blood and urine tests. Seventeen children and a female teacher were assessed on the ground by paramedics. Police and para...More..

Fusion GPS Met With Russian Lawyer Before, After Trump Tower Meeting
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Fusion GPS Met With Russian Lawyer Before, After Trump Tower Meeting

Veselnitskaya says she had gone to the Trump Tower meeting to lobby against it. Veselnitskaya said she's also ready - if asked - to testify to Special Counsel Robert Mueller . When she began laying out the cas...More..

Schiff: 'Our democracy is under threat' from Trump, Russia
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Schiff: 'Our democracy is under threat' from Trump, Russia

That contradicts what Lewandowski himself has claimed, having told USA Today last March that he granted "nobody" permission to travel to Russian Federation. "I think we're all going to be held to account one ...More..

Queen Elizabeth Stashed Millions in Offshore Tax Havens: Paradise Papers
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Queen Elizabeth Stashed Millions in Offshore Tax Havens: Paradise Papers

A spokesman for the Duchy of Lancaster said: "We operate a number of investments and a few of these are with overseas funds". The documents are part of a massive offshore leak released today dubbed the Pa...More..