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Driver was huffing before Girl Scout hit-and-run

Lake Hallie police Sgt. Daniel Sokup told The Associated Press Treu will be charged with four counts of homicide. Treu sped away from the scene, but later turned himself in. The Chippewa Falls Police Department in a statement posted to Facebook Satur...

U.S. unleashes 'toughest ever' sanctions on Iran

The top commander of Iran's elite Revolutionary Guards, Major General Mohammad Ali Jafari, said at the Tehran rally that Iran would resist and defeat a United States " psychological war " and the return of U.S. Oil-buying nations, including China...

Houthi Leader Urges UN Chief to Help End Saudi War on Yemen

The conflict has caused almost 10,000 deaths, mostly civilians, and caused the worst humanitarian crisis in the world. The airstrikes in Sanaa came days after a US call for an urgent halt to the Saudi-Iran proxy war in Yemen and the start of negoti...

Turkey confirms Khashoggi was strangled, dismembered immediately after entering Saudi Consulate

In such circumstances, the Saudi Arabian authorities are responsible for this. "Our second visit was full of hope and it was the last step to our union", she said. "It seems the Saudi prosecutor is trying to obtain the information in the hands of...

Trump threatens to shoot migrants who throw stones near border

The commander-in-chief gave troops headed to the U.S. -Mexico border a confusing message on Thursday when he said during a press conference that if migrants throw rocks at them, they should consider it a weapon. Mark Krikorian, executive director...

Suspect in Pittsburgh synagogue shooting charged in 44-count hate-crime indictment

The accused gunman, Robert Bowers (46) will be arraigned on a 44-count grand jury indictment that includes 11 counts of using a firearm to commit murder, one count for each worshiper killed. 27, in Pittsburgh . The Pittsburgh massacre has fuel...

Mother and son reunited 31 years after alleged kidnapping

The arrest brought an end to efforts by police in Canada and the United States to find the boy who went missing 31 years ago. "He was under the impression that his mother had died shortly after birth". "And since his son is a victim in this case,...

Pipe-Bomb Suspect Cesar Sayoc Kept Target List

A judge set another hearing for Friday on whether to grant bail to Sayoc and to discuss when he will be sent from Miami to NY, where five federal charges were filed. Rep. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., former CIA Director John Brennan and former Direct...

Facebook report shows backers of United States political ads

Facebook's increased focus on transparency in advertising prompted the company on Tuesday to release a weekly ad archive report that details the number of political ads that have run since May 2018-as well as how much advertisers are spendin...

Putin: Russia ready to work with U.S. on NF Treaty issue

He said that the US hasn't yet filed a formal notice of withdrawal from the pact and emphasized that the threat isn't the prospective USA pullout from the pact but "the threat is the Russian missiles already deployed". Russia's response would be "...

From Aadhaar to CBI, Mapping Modi Govt’s ‘Don’t Care’ Attitude

The Supreme Court Thursday said that it would consider according an urgent hearing to a PIL seeking court-monitored SIT probe into allegations of corruption against various CBI officials, including Rakesh Asthana , who was divested of his responsibi...

Turkey: Khashoggi murder ‘monstrously planned’, truth will emerge

In yet another twist, new allegations linking Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman to the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi have been published by a Turkish newspaper. Palestinian officials say that in briefings with the Saudis, Abbas raised objec...

Jamal Khashoggi: Erdoğan rejects Saudi account of killing

In a separate interview on 1310 News in Ottawa, Trudeau said he did not want Canadians "forking over billions of dollars to Saudi Arabia because we're standing up for human rights". A friend of the Khashoggi family, who wishes to remain annoymous, cl...

Nigel Farage's Explosive Debate With Andrew Adonis Over People's Vote

Occasion organizers stated about seven hundred thousand members, stories "Bi-bi-si". "The people voted and this government will deliver on it". More than 50 Islanders joined around 700,000 protestors who marched through London to demand a Peopl...

Trump embraces 'really good friend' Ted Cruz

Now that President Trump has thrown his support behind former rival Ted Cruz , he could hypothetically walk back that conspiracy theory he propagated about Cruz's father being a part of the JFK assassination plot . "I really do. I think Cruz is g...

Biden rallies union for Democrats in tight Nevada races

Despite record collections, the federal deficit still grew to the highest level in six years. Stepien said as many as 30 percent of those in attendance at these rallies either voted for the first time in 2016 or typically vote only in presidential ye...

Six people shot in shooting near Jacksonville Jaguar's stadium

JACKSONVILLE — Six people have been shot a few blocks from an National Football League stadium in Jacksonville, and three are in critical condition, authorities reported . Anyone with information on the shooting is urged to contact the Jacksonville ...

Caravan migrants break Guatemala border fence, rush Mexico

During the encounter on the Suchiate River span that links Mexico and Guatemala, Mexican officials refused to allow them to illegally pass en masse but agreed to allow small groups to enter so their asylum claims would be processed. A Mexican migra...

Putin: ISIS in Syria executes hostages

It prohibits the United States and Russian Federation from possessing, producing or test-flying a ground-launched cruise missile with a range of 300 to 3,400 miles. Putin said his meeting with Trump in Helsinki in July was positive and they had a "n...

Russian Woman Accused of Trying to Sway Midterms

The move comes as top USA law enforcement and intelligence agencies warn Americans about ongoing efforts by Russia , China and other foreign actors to interfere in the 2018 midterm and 2020 presidential elections. The conspirators also "took extra...

Twitter releases data linked to Russian, Iranian info campaigns

The data dump includes more than 9 million tweets from almost 4,000 accounts linked to the Russian troll factory Internet Research Agency and more than a million tweets linked to 770 accounts originating in Iran. "Russia's troll operation primar...

Internet Explodes Over Trump's Praise Of Congressman Who Body-Slammed Reporter

The Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) and the Guardian newspaper have called on the U.S. president to apologise. Trump said "Any guy that can do a body slam. Trump's comments come amid an investigation into the presumed murder of journalis...

Woman captured on camera leaving toddler on stranger's doorstep

Surveillance video was released Thursday showing a woman running up to a Texas home, where sheriff's officials said she abandoned a small child and fled. Authorities said the child had been dropped off not only after the father had left, but at...

Khashoggi disappearance: US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo heads to in Riyadh

Local reports based on information provided by unidentified Turkish officials have painted a bleak picture of deceit and murder. The tone differed markedly from the statement released by members of the family on October 7, in which they accused t...

'US Started The Trade War, Beijing Only Responded,' China Says

I had a meeting with him. China's ambassador to the US, Cui Tiankai, raised similar doubts about the relationship between the world's two largest economic powers. A Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman offered no specifics but did say he'd seen the...

Nepal storm kills several climbers in Himalayas

Nepalese authorities said a storm had struck the group of climbers at the base camp of Mount Gurja, a 7,193-meter (23,599-foot) mountain in the Annapurna region. Compare that to Mt. Everest, which more than 4,800 climbers have summited - many of th...

Saudi Arabia says it will respond to any economic sanctions: SPA

Saudi Arabia signaled on Sunday it may use its clout in the world economy to retaliate against any punitive measures, in an apparent reaction to U.S. President Donald Trump's threat to punish the world's largest oil-exporter over the disappearance ...

Brazilians cast ballots to elect new President

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil - After weeks of campaigning and sparring for support amid spiralling polarisation throughout the country, Brazil's presidential race has been reduced from a field of 13 runners to a head-to-head race between far-right firebra...

China US talks on North Korea get off to frosty start

The South Korean president hopes the summit will allow a new order to be created throughout the Korean peninsula, eventually leading into Northeast Asia. Pompeo has repeatedly refused to discuss details of negotiations, including a USA position on ...

Turkey believes missing Saudi journalist was murdered at Saudi consulate in Istanbul

The image shows the date and time (13:14) and bears a caption in Turkish with the journalist's name and that he was arriving at the consulate. "We are not in a position to confirm these reports, but we are following them closely", the official said ...

Senate set to vote on Kavanaugh confirmation Saturday

McConnell (R-Ky.) said on "Ingraham Angle" that he only knew he had enough votes to bring Kavanaugh's nomination to a final vote when the cloture vote roll was called. Murkowski had already announced her intention to vote "no". Brett Kavanaugh...

Florida Governor To Declare State Of Emergency Ahead Of Possible Hurricane

Rick Scott prepared to declare a state of emergency Sunday for counties in North Florida. The Hurricane Center's statement said interests along the northeastern and central U.S. A news release from the governor's office said declaring a state of...

Interpol president Meng Hongwei reported missing during trip to China

But the South China Morning Post , citing an anonymous source, reports that he was "taken away" by Chinese authorities immediately after he arrived in China. But then, nothing. His wife, who put out a call on Friday, said she hasn't heard from her 6...

Brett Kavanaugh: Key test vote on Supreme Court nominee passes

Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg via Getty Images Senator Susan Collins , a Republican from ME, arrives on Capitol Hill in Washington , D.C., U.S., on Friday, Oct. Steve Daines, R-Mont., said he would be attending his daughter's wedding in Montana on Saturd...

Trump to Female Reporter: I Know You're Not Thinking, You Never Do

The president said he'd circle back to her question once he had responded to all the questions about the trade deal. He's basically saying, 'If you think I'm an assh*le now, imagine if I had a few beers! As she turned to receive a microphone to a...

China conducts 'unsafe' maneuver near US Navy ship in S. China Sea

China opposed the USA warship's entry into the waters around the reefs, the Chinese defense ministry said in a statement Tuesday. Tensions in the South China Sea are growing as China rapidly develops man-made islands in the critical waterway.

GOP Sen. Jeff Flake criticizes Trump's 'appalling' mockery of Christine Blasey Ford

The president warned about a risky and "damn sad situation" in the country where a man's life can be destroyed over accusations over misconduct and are assumed guilty instead of innocent. Trump ordered the FBI investigation last Friday, limiting it...

Trump ‘participated in outright fraud and dubious tax schemes in 1990s’

Tax experts cited in the report say Trump is unlikely to face criminal prosecution in helping his parents evade taxes because the manoeuvres occurred long ago and are past the statute of limitation. Fred Trump gave millions to his kids in a way that...

Ford says she’s certain Kavanaugh attacked her

Both Blasey Ford and Kavanaugh are set to testify before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Thursday about Blasey Ford's allegation. I denied the allegation immediately, unequivocally, and categorically. Ford, a research psychologist and profe...

FBI’s Kavanaugh Investigation: Full Facts, No Spin

While we don't know whether Manchin will vote to confirm Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh , the Democrat did say he supports an FBI investigation . "We have not heard anything from the FBI, and with each passing hour, I'm growing increasingl...

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Merkel set for late G20 arrival after 'serious' plane malfunction

The aircraft lost communications for almost an hour, forcing it to make an emergency landing in Germany's Cologne-Bonn airport. Angela Merkel is now travelling to the G20 sum...

No Hard Evidence Saudi Prince Ordered Khashoggi Killing: Pompeo

USA intelligence officials have concluded that the Saudi crown prince, Mohammed bin Salman , must have at least known of the plot, but Trump has equivocated over who was to blame...

The G20 Summit: Key meetings and moments

Mrs May had a meeting with the prince on the first day of the G20 summit of world leaders in Buenos Aires , Argentina. Khashoggi , a Saudi journalist working for The Washing...

Trump appears to snub high-fiving Putin and Saudi prince at G20

Besides Russia-US relations, another major "undercurrent" is the looming trade war between Washington and Beijing, with a possible exchange of opinions between the leaders on tarif...

"We Regret US Decision": Russia After Trump Cancels Talks With Putin

During a heated clash on " The View " on Friday, cohost Abby Huntsman hit the nail on the head when it comes to the lack of credit President Donald Trump receives for his admin...

Mississippians Vote in High-Stakes Senate Runoff

President Donald Trump is stumping in MS on Monday for a Republican Senate appointee who wants voters to focus on her unwavering support for him, and not the racial questions ...

Khashoggi murder result of Saudi power struggle

Earlier Wednesday, both Pompeo and Mattis framed United States . support for Saudi Arabia as a national security matter, even though Riyadh's conduct in Yemen's civil war has drawn...

Investigators say crashed Lion Air jetliner 'not airworthy'

Information from the Lion Air jet's flight data recorder was included in a briefing for the Indonesian Parliament. "In our opinion, the plane was no longer airworthy and it s...

Martial law in Ukraine: Putin warns against ‘reckless’ moves

The war of words between Ukraine and Russian Federation has been escalating since the accident in the Kerch Strait with the sides accusing each other of provocations. The episod...

Facebook docs seized by DCMS in Cambridge Analytica investigation

The papers contain claims that that Mark Zuckerberg , Facebook's co-founder, had developed a "malicious and fraudulent" scheme to exploit users' data. "It has not answered our q...

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Syrian gov't demands UNSC condemnation of rebel chemical attack in Aleppo

Syrian gov't demands UNSC condemnation of rebel chemical attack in Aleppo

Syrian government media also accused rebels of firing shells with chlorine gas at the regime-held town in Aleppo province, with the opposition denying the claims, alleging that t...

Trump on climate change report: 'I don't believe it'

Trump on climate change report: 'I don't believe it'

Trump has long said he distrusts the consensus by almost all the world's respected climate scientists on the link between human activity and rising temperatures, as well as othe...

Trump's government seeks quick ruling on transgender troops case

Trump's government seeks quick ruling on transgender troops case

Except in rare cases, the Supreme Court usually waits to get involved in cases until both a trial and appeals court have ruled on the matter. Solicitor General Noel Francisco s...

President Trump aims tweet at migrant caravans as holiday break ends

President Trump aims tweet at migrant caravans as holiday break ends

Trump's statement led many to believe that the United States had reached an informal deal with Mexico regarding refugee processing. "No "Releasing" into the US", Trump said in a ...

Woman killed in Walmart shooting following argument with partner

Woman killed in Walmart shooting following argument with partner

After being shot, the 30-year-old woman screamed for help and employees called 911 and also attempted to intervene. They say he then returned to at their home on NE 35th Street, ...