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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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Deadly storms continue their destruction across southern U.S.

A spokeswoman for the Monroe County Sheriff's Office said authorities were in Hamilton and could not be reached for confirmation. The National Weather Service of Fort Worth wen...

Corbyn calls on UK Government to oppose Julian Assange extradition

And so now Julian Assange of Wikileaks has been dragged out of his "sanctuary" in the London embassy of Ecuador for failing to clean his cat's litter box. "And he said, 'I told...

Julian Assange: Sweden considers reviving rape inquiry

The letter, co-ordinated by Labour MPs Jess Phillips and Stella Creasy and signed by cross-party members and peers, reads: "We do not presume guilt, of course, but we believe due p...

President Trump Takes Aim At Mueller AGAIN As Report Release Draws Near

In that letter, Barr, who consulted with deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein over the Mueller report's conclusions, declined to pursue charges against the president or his all...

Trump Ousts Secret Service Director

According to The Washington Post , the criminal complaint filed by Secret Service agent Samuel Ivanovich stated, "Zhang was asked if the true member. "Very happy with them". C...

US Homeland Security chief Kirstjen Nielsen 'leaving her position'

The president on Friday dropped his nominee to lead Immigration and Customs Enforcement, Ronald Vitiello , telling reporters , "We want to go in a tougher direction". Last year, ...

Trump flies to border to push tough line on Mexico

We can't take you. "Our area is full". Trump was set to visit a section of border fencing in Calexico that had been replaced, referring to it as a "new" section of his long-pro...

Who is Libyan National Army leader Khalifa Hifter?

Both the Libyan National Army and the United Nations -backed government have various militias supporting them. The moves, supported by statements from official LNA sources that ...

US Congress subpoenas Trump White House for full Mueller report

House Judiciary Committee and as much information as possible to the public. In four-page summary of Mr Mueller's report on March 24, Mr Barr wrote that the special counsel...

USA defense chief hints Turkey will drop S-400 bid

Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu appeared unmoved by the USA threats, saying the purchase of the S-400 system "is a done deal". The US is at an inflexion point in a yea...

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France and Ireland ‘in solidarity’ over Brexit

France and Ireland ‘in solidarity’ over Brexit

Speaking in Paris after talks there with Mr Varadkar yesterday, French President Emmanuel Macron said: "I'm fully aware of the tremendous difficulties such a situation would brin...

White House Claims Trump’s Serious About Border Shutdown

White House Claims Trump’s Serious About Border Shutdown

Auto companies have privately warned the White House in recent days it would lead to the idling of U.S. auto plants within days because they rely on prompt deliveries of component...

Woman attending University of SC was stabbed to death, coroner says

Woman attending University of SC was stabbed to death, coroner says

Police have arrested 24-year-old Nathaniel D. Rowland on charges of murder and kidnapping, Holbrook said. At about 1.30am on Friday, authorities say, Josephson got separated from...

Turkey's Erdogan says ruling AKP to 'correct shortcomings' after losing Ankara

Turkey's Erdogan says ruling AKP to 'correct shortcomings' after losing Ankara

For his supporters, Erdogan remains the strong leader they believe Turkey needs and they tout the country's economic development over the years he and the AKP have been in powe...

PM should 'look closely' at customs union Brexit, says minister

PM should 'look closely' at customs union Brexit, says minister

In the last round, 188 MPs voted for this plan and 283 voted against. Time is of the essence, we have got Brexit to deliver. Lawmakers rejected her Brexit deal with the Euro...