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NY Man Threatened To Kill Two Senators Who Helped Confirm Kavanaugh

NY Man Threatened To Kill Two Senators Who Helped Confirm Kavanaugh Two of the threatening voicemails were left for a Senator on September 27, the same day that Kavanaugh and Dr. Christine Blasey Ford , who came forward to accuse the now Supreme Court Justice of sexually assaulting her while they were teens, testified in front of the Senate Judiciary Committee. [Full Article...]

World's longest sea bridge opens between Macau, Hong Kong and mainland China

World's longest sea bridge opens between Macau, Hong Kong and mainland China The Hong Kong and Macau Affairs Office of China's State Council says in a statement Sunday that Zheng Xiaosong, the director of China's liaison office in Macau, was suffering from depression. Winnie King, a specialist in Chinese global political economy at the University of Bristol. The world's longest sea bridge Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macao Bridge will be thrown open for traffic on October 24, the ... [Full Article...]

Trump says he has alerted military to 'national emergency' of migrant caravan

Trump says he has alerted military to 'national emergency' of migrant caravan On Sunday, Trump said on Twitter that "full efforts are being made to stop the onslaught of illegal aliens", arguing that the migrants must apply for asylum in Mexico before attempting to petition US authorities. Later Sunday, authorities in Guatemala said another group of about 1,000 migrants had entered that country from Honduras. Mexico has done little to stop the caravan , and US authorit... [Full Article...]

President Trump says Democratic Gubernatorial candidate Andrew Gillum will 'destroy Florida'

President Trump says Democratic Gubernatorial candidate Andrew Gillum will 'destroy Florida' Other counties start in the coming week. Those allegations were explored Sunday and led to some intense back and forth between the two men. The hotly contested race to replace Republican Governor Rick Scott has been seen by many as a proxy battle over the presidency of Donald Trump as DeSantis has gone all in on praising the current administration, even airing a campaign ad that featured h... [Full Article...]

Brexit deal is 95% done, Theresa May will tell MPs

Brexit deal is 95% done, Theresa May will tell MPs Underlining the difficulties that May faces with her own party, it emerged on Sunday that 41 MPs have now indicated they would not sign up to a Brexit deal if it was based on her Chequers trade proposals, enough to block any final deal being approved without opposition support. [Full Article...]

Changes promised over Isle of Wight run aground ferry

Changes promised over Isle of Wight run aground ferry Three local lifeboats from the Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI) are at the scene. "The ferry with 56 persons onboard remains grounded at the entrance at Cowes.Those persons onboard are safe and well". Three boats were cut adrift when another ferry operated by Red Funnel went through moorings in thick fog at Cowes harbour on 27 September, the RNLI said last month. [Full Article...]

Florida firefighter dies; Michael toll up to 35

Florida firefighter dies; Michael toll up to 35 Reportedly, the death toll rose on Saturday, October 20, when USA authorities confirmed the death of a woman in the County of Bay, Florida. Her body had been under rubble for five days before rescuers found her, Garone Behnke said. Trees brought down by Hurricane Michael's ferocious winds took a heavy toll on life, property and the timber industry in the heavily forested Florida Panhandle, where $... [Full Article...]

More ex-students accuse former USC gynecologist of sexual assault

More ex-students accuse former USC gynecologist of sexual assault At a press conference announcing the new lawsuit Thursday, two of the women victimized by Larry Nassar, the former USA Gymnastics doctor who was found guilty of sexual abuse, showed their support for the former USC students pressing charges against Tyndall. [Full Article...]

Where has the 6.8 magnitude quake hit in Canada — Canada natural disaster MAP

Where has the 6.8 magnitude quake hit in Canada — Canada natural disaster MAP The first natural disaster struck off at 6.39am BST, while the second one went off at the same location at 7.16am BST. The United States Geological Survey reports a preliminary magnitude 6.6 quake struck near Port Hardy, Canada at 9:39 p.m. [Full Article...]

Almost 3000 NYPD Body Cameras Pulled After One Explodes in NYC Precinct

Almost 3000 NYPD Body Cameras Pulled After One Explodes in NYC Precinct The New York City Police Department has reportedly pulled almost 3,000 body cameras from officers after one of them exploded while an officer was wearing it. Police are now investigating the exploding battery. Sidney Siegmeth, vice president of global communications for Axon, which owns Vievu, told Fox News via email Sunday afternoon: "We are working closely with the NYPD to investigate this i... [Full Article...]

Two earthquakes hit off coast of Canada within minutes of each other

Two earthquakes hit off coast of Canada within minutes of each other The epicentre of the first tremor struck at a depth of 21 miles about 117 miles southwest of Port Hardy, a town on the northeast end of Vancouver island. Earthquakes Canada has since downgraded the quake to 6.5-magnitude, with no initial reports of tsunami threats, damage or shaking being felt. The Cascadia subduction zone is an nearly 700 mile-long convergent plate boundary that stretches fro... [Full Article...]

Michel Barnier warns no-deal Brexit remains possible

Michel Barnier warns no-deal Brexit remains possible She advised that our proposal included a UK-wide joint customs territory with the European Union for the duration of the backstop , which would protect the integrity of the United Kingdom and deliver on the commitment to avoid a hard border with Ireland. [Full Article...]

People demonstrate in London for new Brexit vote

People demonstrate in London for new Brexit vote Campaigners for a second Brexit referendum are hoping to harness the energy demonstrated by Saturday's 700,000-strong march in London to lobby MPs in the run-up to a crucial Commons vote. Protesters say they would have voted differently had they known the true costs involved. More than fifty people from the Isle of Wight travelled to London on Saturday to join hundreds of thousands of marc... [Full Article...]

US mulls revoking recognition of transgender people

Several agencies have withdrawn Obama-era policies that recognised gender identity in schools , prisons and homeless shelters. Advocate attorney David Leopold blasted the potential move, saying : " Trump admin considers all-out attack on transgender community in move that would exclude the population from civil rights protections". [Full Article...]

Phelps consolidates her lead in Wentworth after nail biting day

Phelps consolidates her lead in Wentworth after nail biting day The Australian Electoral Commission said with nearly 40 percent of the vote in Wentworth counted, high-profile independent candidate Kerryn Phelps was leading 54.34% compared to 45.66% for the Liberals' Dave Sharma under Australia's system of preferential voting. [Full Article...]

Man, 72, 'stoned to death by monkeys' in India

Man, 72, 'stoned to death by monkeys' in India The Mirror reported that the monkeys - who are believed to have collected the bricks from a rundown building nearby in Tikri, Uttar Pradesh - have been causing trouble in the area for some time now. "We have submitted a written complaint against the monkeys, but the police is terming it as an accident", Dharampal's brother said. 'This will make us a laughing stock'. [Full Article...]

Headbutted shark bites surfer - who then punches it off

Headbutted shark bites surfer - who then punches it off He told 9NEWS he channeled his hero, surfing champion Mick Fanning and fought back, punching the shark repeatedlu. NSW Ambulance Newcastle said the man was a seasoned bodysurfer. He said he doesn't have any ill feeling towards the shark. Local surfer Garry Sharp said he feared the worst but the biggest surprise was yet to come. [Full Article...]

Migrant caravan risks river to reach Mexico

Migrant caravan risks river to reach Mexico Despite warnings to turn back this week from US President Donald Trump , one migrant, Erasmo Duarte, from Honduras , said before the journey: "We are going to reach the United States". Passing freight trucks were quickly boarded by dozens of migrants, and straining tuk-tuks carried as many as a half-dozen. One of the migrants among the group, who has a prosthetic leg, told the BBC's Ana Gabrie... [Full Article...]

Saudi Arrests in Journalist’s Death ‘Good First Step,’ Says Trump

Saudi Arrests in Journalist’s Death ‘Good First Step,’ Says Trump Saudi Arabia admitted on Saturday that critic Jamal Khashoggi was killed inside its Istanbul consulate, but mystery surrounded the whereabouts of his body as Turkey kept up its investigation. The crown prince has denied any involvement. He also urged Turkey to turn over purported audio recordings of Khashoggi's killing inside the Saudi consulate in Istanbul . [Full Article...]

Thousands rally against leading Brazilian candidate

Thousands rally against leading Brazilian candidate According to a report Thursday in local newspaper Folha de Sao Paulo , several digital marketing firms have leveraged WhatsApp's encrypted services to circulate unregistered political propaganda, most of it attacking Haddad. Bolsonaro has run as an anti-establishment candidate despite representing Rio de Janeiro state as a federal congressman for almost three decades. Yet new questions arose on... [Full Article...]


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