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Brexit Party election candidate in Nigel Farage protest over Tory seat stand-down Brexit Party election candidate in Nigel Farage protest over Tory seat stand-down
- November 14, 2019

Mr Wheal said Leave supporters could "kiss goodbye" to Brexit, and said he would spoil his ballot paper in the 12 December poll. Millionaire and former Nigel Farage ally Arron Banks is set to advise voters in hundreds of seats to vote for Boris Johnson over the Brexit Party . (more...)
Missing For 75 Years, World War II Submarine Found In Japan Missing For 75 Years, World War II Submarine Found In Japan
- November 14, 2019

A determined American explorer has discovered a submarine lost for 75 years-and the final resting place of 80 American servicemen. The Grayback sailed out from Pearl Harbor toward the East China Sea on January 28, 1944 and sank at least two Japanese cargo ships in its path, according to the U.S. (more...)
Cameras on several MCTS buses captured meteor over Milwaukee Monday night Cameras on several MCTS buses captured meteor over Milwaukee Monday night
- November 14, 2019

As local CBS affiliate KMOV reports , the brilliant fireball was captured by many home cameras across the region, and one of the lenses from the EarthCam network even managed to catch a glimpse of it. The National Weather Service could not confirm if the meteor touched down or if it burnt up in the atmosphere. However, Astronomer Gonzalo Tancredi the University of the Republic in Montevideo, Uruguay, estimate that there are 6,100 objects large enough survive incineration that hit the ... (more...)
Turkish President: US failed to keep promise after offensive in Northern Syria Turkish President: US failed to keep promise after offensive in Northern Syria
- November 14, 2019

The vote infuriated Erdogan . "The Turkish aggression opened the space and provided hope for ISIS members". As Breitbart News reported , Turkey began following through on its promise to repatriate captured Islamic State terrorists on Monday, signalling North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies France , Germany , Denmark, and the USA will be the first on the receiving end of returned jihadists. (more...)
Jimmy Carter recovering after successful brain surgery Jimmy Carter recovering after successful brain surgery
- November 14, 2019

Bush as the longest-lived USA president in history this spring. Carter, 95, will undergo the procedure Tuesday morning. Last week the former Democratic president also visited Maranatha Baptist Church in Plains, Georgia to teach Sunday school , where he talked about how he came to peace with the notion of death as he battled cancer. (more...)
Protests expected at Hong Kong shopping malls one week after violent clash Protests expected at Hong Kong shopping malls one week after violent clash
- November 13, 2019

A Hong Kong student who fell from a multi-storey auto park while police and protesters were clashing last weekend has died, hospital officials said Friday, in a development likely to raise tensions after months of violent rallies in the city. (more...)
Turkey starts deporting foreign ISIL fighters Turkey starts deporting foreign ISIL fighters
- November 13, 2019

Meanwhile, President Trump has said he plans to discuss Turkey's purchase of Russian S-400 missile defense systems in July despite USA sanctions. "Do not dare to give an ultimatum to Turkey about the developments on Cyprus ", Erdogan said in a televised press conference. (more...)
Israel kills leader of Palestinian jihadist group in targeted missile strike Israel kills leader of Palestinian jihadist group in targeted missile strike
- November 13, 2019

Damage from a blast could be seen at Ata's home in the Shejayia district in the east of Gaza City. In a statement, the Israeli military said Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu had authorised the operation against Al-Atta, blaming him for recent rocket, drone and sniper attacks against Israel, and attempted infiltrations into the country. (more...)
Trump impeachment investigation: Mick Mulvaney defies citation Trump impeachment investigation: Mick Mulvaney defies citation
- November 11, 2019

Trump's daughter and presidential aide Ivanka Trump granted a rare interview while on a trip to Morocco. "They want to have a transcript of the other call, the second call". "This inquiry is not, and will not serve, however, as a vehicle to undertake the same sham investigations into the Bidens or 2016 that the President pressed Ukraine to conduct for his personal political benefit, or to facilitate the President's effort to threaten, intimidate, and retaliate against the whistleblower ... (more...)
President Trump says Bloomberg would not do well in 2020 President Trump says Bloomberg would not do well in 2020
- November 11, 2019

But the announcement came due to the Democratic Party's divisive and crowded primary field. He initially decided last winter that he would not challenge Trump in 2020, in large part because he concluded he could not win the Democratic nomination with Biden in the race, as a formidable standard-bearer for the party's moderate wing. (more...)
Bolivia's president announces his resignation Bolivia's president announces his resignation
- November 11, 2019

The former leader of a coca growers union, he paved roads, sent Bolivia's first satellite into space and curbed inflation. The country's top court, considered by critics as friendly to the president, ruled that limits would violate Morales' political rights as a citizen, AP pointed out. (more...)
Facebook Bars Content Claiming to Name Trump Impeachment Whistleblower Facebook Bars Content Claiming to Name Trump Impeachment Whistleblower
- November 11, 2019

The whistleblower's attorney sent the White House a cease and desist letter demanding the president stop calling for the release of the whistleblower's name on Friday, as well as using threatening language in reaction to their existence. For one thing, doing so could be a violation of federal law. "If a person's life is in danger, then there could be criminal ramifications", said Kitrosser, though she added that First Amendment considerations would be involved in any possible argument ... (more...)
Cold and Brisk Start to the Weekend Cold and Brisk Start to the Weekend
- November 11, 2019

There won't be any precipitation, but the challenge with Sunday's forecast is just how much sunshine we'll see. Wednesday is the coldest day so far, with afternoon high temperatures only in the middle to upper 30s. Most of the rain will be out by the evening hours, but we could hang onto some scattered showers. A late day rain or snow shower is possible, and those chances increase through the night. (more...)
Bangladesh evacuates 100,000 as Cyclone Bulbul approaches Bangladesh evacuates 100,000 as Cyclone Bulbul approaches
- November 10, 2019

According to IMD, light to moderate rainfall at most places is very likely over coastal districts of West Bengal with heavy to very heavy rainfall at a few places and extremely heavy rain at isolated places over North and South 24 Parganas, East Medinipur. (more...)
562 pilgrims use Kartarpur corridor on first day 562 pilgrims use Kartarpur corridor on first day
- November 10, 2019

Workers shining a floor at the Shrine of Baba Guru Nanak Dev at the Gurdwara Darbar Sahib ahead of its opening in the Pakistani town of Kartarpur near the Indian border. Imran Khan said Pakistan believes that interfaith harmony and peaceful coexistence would provide an opportunity to work for larger interests of the people of the Sub-continent. (more...)
Trump opposes public hearings during impeachment inquiry Trump opposes public hearings during impeachment inquiry
- November 10, 2019

That call came three months before the July 25 call that sparked the impeachment inquiry into his efforts to push Zelenskiy to investigate his political rivals. Kupperman, whose lawsuit Mulvaney wants to join, is using the same defense lawyer as former national security adviser John Bolton , who did not appear for his scheduled testimony Thursday. (more...)
Deadly 5.9 magnitude quake hits northwestern Iran Deadly 5.9 magnitude quake hits northwestern Iran
- November 09, 2019

The quake struck the 120 kilometres (75 miles) southeast of the city of Tabriz , in East Azerbaijan Province in the early hours of the day. Sign-up now and enjoy one (1) week free access! Pirhossein Koulivand told state TV about the deaths and injuries early Friday morning. (more...)
Magnitude Quake Strikes Near Ridgecrest Magnitude Quake Strikes Near Ridgecrest
- November 09, 2019

Geological Survey suggests. It put the epicenter near the town of Asbforushan. The EMSC said that some 20 million people felt the quake . Aid has been sent to the region, according to officials, who said the temblor destroyed 30 homes at its epicenter. (more...)
Arrest made over missing stepdaughter of UFC fighter Walt Harris Arrest made over missing stepdaughter of UFC fighter Walt Harris
- November 09, 2019

Ibraheem Yazeed , 29, was booked into the Escambia County Jail Friday at around 2:38 a.m. after U.S. Marshals and local law enforcement tracked him down to an area near Highway I-10 and Pine Forest Rd.in Pensacola where he was said to be hiding in a brushy area, dressed all in black, WEAR-tv reported. (more...)
Burkina Faso: 37 people killed as gunmen ambush mining firm convoy Burkina Faso: 37 people killed as gunmen ambush mining firm convoy
- November 09, 2019

The attack took place between Semafo's Fada and Boungou mine sites, about 40 kilometers (25 miles) from Boungou, according to a statement by the company. But two security sources said dozens may still be unaccounted for. Semafo has said the mine site is secured, but it has suspended operations there. (more...)
S.Korea expels two North Koreans suspected of killing 16 fishermen S.Korea expels two North Koreans suspected of killing 16 fishermen
- November 08, 2019

But North Korea still sees the drills' intent as an invasion rehearsal and often has reacted to the exercises strongly, especially when talks are stalled. Their fishing boat will be sent back at a later date. The trio later killed 15 other fishermen on the boat to cover up their action. Unification Minister Kim Yeon-chul said at a separate parliamentary meeting the two North Koreans once expressed their willingness to defect, but there was no consistency in their statements. (more...)
Boeing Chairman praises Muilenburg, signals he will stay Boeing Chairman praises Muilenburg, signals he will stay
- November 08, 2019

Boeing Co Chairman Dave Calhoun said on Tuesday that the company's board believes Chief Executive Dennis Muilenburg " has done everything right " just days after he came under attack from US lawmakers on Capitol Hill after two fatal crashes involving Boeing 737 MAX airliners. (more...)
Trump dealt loss with Democratic gains in deep-red states Trump dealt loss with Democratic gains in deep-red states
- November 08, 2019

Recanvasses are commonly requested in close races in Kentucky, but they have never produced a different election outcome and rarely produce a different vote total. In 2015, he took that county by about 10,000 votes. Echoing a pattern seen in 2018 around the country, Beshear, like other Democrats, did very well in suburban areas. (more...)
Turkish authorities capture sister of Abu Bakr al -Baghdadi Turkish authorities capture sister of Abu Bakr al -Baghdadi
- November 07, 2019

Turkey announced on Monday night that it captured al-Baghdadi's older sister , Rasmiya Awad , during a raid on her trailer near Azaz, 50 miles northeast of Barisha. "We will continue our work in this regard", Erdoğan said. Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi led ISIS declaring himself "caliph" of all Muslims and controlled huge areas of Iraq and Syria from 2014-2017 until USA and Iraqi forces along with Syrian Kurds fought back. (more...)
Rich oliemagnaat (80) is killed with a vehicle, wife critical Rich oliemagnaat (80) is killed with a vehicle, wife critical
- November 07, 2019

She is unruffled in hospital and is in a stable situation, per Sussex Police. Shocked onlookers said that Mr Carey - who is thought to have taken the wrong turn onto the busy motorway - was "thrown into the air like a rag doll" after his 1903 Knox Porcupine was struck by a lorry. (more...)
Police ban on Extinction Rebellion protests 'was unlawful', court rules Police ban on Extinction Rebellion protests 'was unlawful', court rules
- November 07, 2019

The Metropolitan Police, on 14 October this year, imposed the ban on "any assembly linked to" XR's Autumn Uprising mass civil disobedience campaign. The Metropolitan Police used Section 14 of the Law of Public Order initially to restrict the protest action to Trafalgar Square, but after "continuous infractions, quot; of the order, the agents moved to clean the area". (more...)
READ: Testimony By Kurt Volker, Ex-Ukraine Envoy, In Impeachment Inquiry READ: Testimony By Kurt Volker, Ex-Ukraine Envoy, In Impeachment Inquiry
- November 06, 2019

This statement seems to effectively undercut the Democrats' whole argument for claiming that Trump engaged in an impeachable offense. House Intelligence Committee Chair Adam Schiff, Oversight Committee acting Chair Carolyn Maloney and Foreign Affairs Committee Chair Eliot Engel penned a letter to Mulvaney on Tuesday, requesting his appearance at a deposition as part of the impeachment inquiry this Friday at 9 a.m. (more...)
China's president meets Hong Kong leader China's president meets Hong Kong leader
- November 06, 2019

Willy Lam, a Hong Kong-based expert on Chinese politics, said Beijing is showing support for the city's chief executive "for the time being". China's President Xi Jinping on Monday told embattled Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam he has a high degree of confidence in her and fully recognises the work she and her team have done, state media reported. (more...)
Belongings thrown from buildings as firefighters battle huge blaze in Lagos Belongings thrown from buildings as firefighters battle huge blaze in Lagos
- November 06, 2019

The fire occurred at the Mandiillas axis of the popular Balogun market. 'We have split our team in two to fight both fires, ' said Ganiyu Olayiwola, head of the Federal Fire Service in Lagos . It was also learnt that the building , had in previous years witnessed such fire outbreak, especially when the year was coming to an end. Nigerian firefighters were trying to extinguish a major fire at the Balogun market in central Lagos on Tuesday. (more...)
Sir Lindsay Hoyle elected new Commons Speaker Sir Lindsay Hoyle elected new Commons Speaker
- November 05, 2019

It shouldn't. The speaker's role is to keep control of debates between United Kingdom lawmakers in Parliament. Another Tory MP, Sir Henry Bellingham, withdrew his bid for Speaker on November 1, claiming his rivals were "better placed" to win cross-party support. (more...)
Trump must turn over tax returns, federal appeals court rules Trump must turn over tax returns, federal appeals court rules
- November 05, 2019

Though the ruling was narrow - the court made clear it wasn't weighing in on whether Trump could be prosecuted or himself required to turn over records - it is still a significant blow to the president. Vance has agreed not to enforce the subpoena while Trump petitions the supreme court. Trump attorney William Consovoy drew incredulous laughter during a hearing before the Appeals Court last month when he said the president couldn't be arrested if he actually shot someone on Fifth Ave. (more...)
Iran unveils chain of 30 advanced IR6 centrifuges Iran unveils chain of 30 advanced IR6 centrifuges
- November 05, 2019

However, the in May previous year US President Trump had pulled out of the nuclear deal while reimposing stiff sanctions on the Rouhani regime despite other stakeholders in the nuclear deal Britain, France and Germany committing to save the deal . (more...)
Sturgeon claims the independence of Scotland is knocking at its doors Sturgeon claims the independence of Scotland is knocking at its doors
- November 04, 2019

She said "another clear win" for the SNP at the General Election next month will "bring it even closer still". Nicola Sturgeon and the ruling Scottish National Party (SNP) are determined to deliver a new independence referendum in 2020 and plan to make an official request before the end of the year, against the backdrop of a snap general election and the new Brexit 31 January deadline. (more...)
Trump's loathing of Ukraine dates to his earliest days in White House Trump's loathing of Ukraine dates to his earliest days in White House
- November 04, 2019

Earlier this week Army Lieutenant Colonel Alexander Vindman , an expert on Ukraine on the National Security Council, testified that Sondland implored Ukrainian officials to open the investigations during a 10 July meeting attended by Perry. (more...)
Peterson among 2 Democrats voting no to impeachment inquiry Peterson among 2 Democrats voting no to impeachment inquiry
- November 03, 2019

In an interview on Thursday with Glenn Woods on the " Wake Up Wyoming " program, the Republican also predicted that the Democratic-controlled House of Representatives will vote for articles of impeachment , but that the effort to remove the president from office will fail in the Republican-dominated Senate. (more...)
India, Germany agree to boost industrial cooperation India, Germany agree to boost industrial cooperation
- November 03, 2019

The German leader who is on a three-day visit sealed 17 MoUs and five Joint Declarations of Intent covering a wide range of issues including agriculture, education, marine science and heritage conservation. "Not sustainable and not good": German Chancellor Angela Merkel criticized New Delhi's clampdown in Kashmir during her visit to India. India and Germany have acknowledged the need to further deepen bilateral defence cooperation as strategic partners to jointly address global and ... (more...)
Emotional Tribute From Brother Of British Backpacker Found Dead Today Emotional Tribute From Brother Of British Backpacker Found Dead Today
- November 03, 2019

Police said that body markings, including a tattoo, meant that "it's nearly 100 percent her". Tim Loughton, MP for East Worthing and Shoreham, tweeted: 'Devastated to hear the terribly sad news about Amelia Bambridge this morning - the thoughts and prayers of everyone in Worthing are with her family and friends'. (more...)
Trump impeachment one step closer Trump impeachment one step closer
- November 03, 2019

US President Donald Trump has signalled his readiness to read a transcript of his phone call with Ukrainian counterpart Volodymyr Zelensky aloud to Americans so that they can see his point amid the ongoing impeachment proceedings against him. (more...)
Beto O’Rourke Drops 2020 Presidential Campaign Beto O’Rourke Drops 2020 Presidential Campaign
- November 03, 2019

O'Rourke's campaign spent more than he collected in the third quarter - a discouraging sign at this stage - finishing with $3.2 million in the bank. But his spontaneity - jumping on countertops, driving his own vehicle, and treks off the beaten political path - never fully translated into a meaningful presidential campaign for voters. (more...)
Formation of J&K, Ladakh union territories ‘illegal and void’: China Formation of J&K, Ladakh union territories ‘illegal and void’: China
- November 03, 2019

Indian authorities also changed the name of the state-run radio station Radio Kashmir Srinagar to All India Radio Srinagar . As J&K - which has been part of the Union of India since its accession to it in 1947 - ceased to be a state and formally bifurcated into two UTs, two IAS officers, Girish Chandra Murmu and Radha Krishna Mathur , were on Thursday sworn-in as Lieutenant Governors of J&K and Ladakh, respectively. (more...)