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Northern California's Paradise 'Destroyed' as More Wildfires Rage

Northern California's Paradise 'Destroyed' as More Wildfires Rage The blaze erupted Thursday afternoon in Simi Valley, northeast of Thousand Oaks, not far from where a gunman shot dead 12 people in a mass shooting Wednesday night, spreading quickly, propelled by 70 miles per hour winds. Numerous dead are people who were in their cars attempting to flee the racing flames. The Los Angeles County Fire Department tweeted that the fire raging through the Santa Mon... [Full Article...]

Justin Trudeau Apologizes For Canada's Refusal to Admit Jews Fleeing Holocaust

Justin Trudeau Apologizes For Canada's Refusal to Admit Jews Fleeing Holocaust In May 2016, six months after taking office, he stood in parliament to apologise to the descendents of hundreds of passengers of the Komagata Maru, a Japanese vessel carrying Sikh, Muslim and Hindu migrants who were refused entry into Canada under 1914 immigration laws. [Full Article...]

Wildfire destroys entire town as massive blazes tear through California

Wildfire destroys entire town as massive blazes tear through California As she fled, Gina Oviedo described a devastating scene in which flames engulfed homes, sparked explosions and toppled utility poles. The Earl Warren Showgrounds in Santa Barbara, at 3400 Calle Real, was opening at noon Friday to accept large animals for evacuated residents, according to Ventura County officials. [Full Article...]

Legal challenge as Sri Lankan political turmoil deepens

Legal challenge as Sri Lankan political turmoil deepens The incoming head of the House Foreign Affairs Committee warned Sirisena he was jeopardizing United States assistance including a package under discussion through the Millennium Challenge Cooperation, which supports countries that observe democratic norms. [Full Article...]

United Kingdom minister quits over ‘terrible mistake’ of proposed Brexit deal

Britain's transport minister Jo Johnson on Friday resigned from Prime Minister Theresa May's government in opposition to a looming Brexit deal and called for a second referendum on leaving the EU. "I've done so, if others feel that it's right for them to do so, good on them". "We may or may not be able to get an agreement in which case we would have to leave the European Union without one,... [Full Article...]

'Stupid question,' Donald Trump slams another CNN journalist

'Stupid question,' Donald Trump slams another CNN journalist What a stupid question. "What a stupid question", he emphasized. "I mean, she intentionally disseminated doctored video footage to discredit a reputable journalist", Kimmel stated. A few moments later, Alcindor asked Trump about his recent characterization of himself as "a nationalist" and whether that label was "emboldening white nationalists". [Full Article...]

Mixed Midterm Results Reveal the Trump Paradox

Mixed Midterm Results Reveal the Trump Paradox Trump , an expert in politically-manipulative communication, is nearly guaranteed to bash the Democratic-controlled House for every problem he faces - and with two years until the next election, this is a message that many of his supporters will be receptive to. [Full Article...]

All of Malibu Forced to Evacuate After Threat From Ferocious Wildfire

All of Malibu Forced to Evacuate After Threat From Ferocious Wildfire Authorities in Northern California have ordered mandatory evacuations in a rural area where the wildfire has grown to 1,000 acres (405 hectares) amid hot and windy weather. May said the low humidity and the dryness of trees and brush are among the reasons for the Camp Fire and also pose a potential danger in Berkeley. Malibu has about 13,000 residents and lies along 21 miles (34 kilometers) ... [Full Article...]

Helge Ingstad: Norway warship 'warned' before collision

Helge Ingstad: Norway warship 'warned' before collision Rear Admiral Stensoenes said the frigate had been pushed by towboats into shallow waters where it could not sink fully. Some 10,000 liters of helicopter fuel from the frigate has leaked into the sea, said Johan Marius Ly of the Norwegian Coast Guard. [Full Article...]

Trump in Paris slams Macron's 'insulting' European Union army proposals

Trump in Paris slams Macron's 'insulting' European Union army proposals Mr Macron said: " We have to protect ourselves with respect to China, Russia and even the US ". The US President Donald Trump has criticised a suggestion by President Macron of France for a joint European army as "very insulting". "Europe and its security", the French president said. "We will not protect the Europeans unless we decide to have a true European army". The last time the Macr... [Full Article...]

Broward County: Trump wades into Florida Senate election chaos

Broward County: Trump wades into Florida Senate election chaos Florida's races for governor and US Senate appeared headed Thursday for law-mandated recounts , while the Democratic candidate for governor in neighbouring Georgia threatened legal action to ensure all votes are counted in her tight race. [Full Article...]

Florida Senate recount looming, despite Scott’s claim of victory

Florida Senate recount looming, despite Scott’s claim of victory If the machine recount shows a margin of 0.25 percent or less, the ballots will be manually recounted. While the Senate and governor races drew national attention, a Florida Cabinet seat also will likely have a statewide recount. "They are not handwriting experts", he said . Two Democratic candidates, Andrew Gillum in Florida and Stacey Abrams in Georgia, were aiming to become the states'... [Full Article...]

Afghan rivals say no closer to direct talks after Moscow meeting

Afghan rivals say no closer to direct talks after Moscow meeting NDTV is one of the leaders in the production and broadcasting of un-biased and comprehensive news and entertainment programmes in India and overseas. India is set to participate in a "non-official" level meet in Russian Federation on November 9 on Afghanistan, where members of the Taliban are expected to be present. [Full Article...]

Fly Jamaica Airways Plane En Route To Toronto Crash Lands In Guyana

Fly Jamaica Airways Plane En Route To Toronto Crash Lands In Guyana Public Infrastructure Minister David Patterson confirmed that six people were injured during the incident and were being treated at the Diamond Regional Hospital. Images posted on the airport's Facebook page and various sites showed the plane appearing to have gone through a chain link fence, with one of its engines tilted upward and resting on the fencing. [Full Article...]

Mandatory evacuations ordered due to Woolsey Fire

About 12:30 a.m. Friday, all residents in Los Angeles and Ventura counties north of the Ventura (101) Freeway, south of Bell Canyon Road, west of Valley Circle Boulevard and east of Erbes Road, as well as north of Kanan Road, west of Lindero Canyon to Erbes Road extending north to Sunset Hills Boulevard, were told to evacuate, according to the Ventura County Fire Department. [Full Article...]

Trump is warned not to meddle in Russian Federation investigation

Trump is warned not to meddle in Russian Federation investigation Hundreds of events were organized, stretching as far as Amsterdam. Another person said that remained true ever after Whitaker took his place. Marie Follayttar Smith, executive director of Mainers for Accountable Leadership, said rallies were also held in Bangor, Brunswick, Augusta, Lewiston, Belfast, Kittery and Rockland. [Full Article...]

Philippines' ex-first lady Imelda Marcos to appeal court's graft ruling

Philippines' ex-first lady Imelda Marcos to appeal court's graft ruling She was given 30 days by the anti-graft court to explain her absence. She was sentenced to prison for 6 years and 1 month to 11 years for each case. He was accused of amassing more than US$10 billion while in office and died in exile in 1989. The court's decision is not final and both the prosecution and Marcos' camp can still file a motion for reconsideration. [Full Article...]

Michelle Obama reveals miscarriage and IVF treatment in new book

When asked for his comments on Michelle Obama's strong words against him in her upcoming memoir, Donald Trump resorted to spouting unsubstantiated claims (aka lies). Michelle Obama's memoir is set to release on November 13. She also denounces Trump's "birther" campaign questioning her husband's citizenship, calling it bigoted and risky, "deliberately meant to stir up the wingnuts and kooks"... [Full Article...]

At least eleven wounded in shooting at bar in southern California

At least eleven wounded in shooting at bar in southern California The Southern California city, situated 40 miles northwest of Los Angeles, is an upscale community in the foothills of the Santa Monica Mountains with a population of almost 130,000 and a median household income of $101,045. "I could still hear gunshots after everyone left", the Times quoted the man as saying. I look up. The security guard. was shot, he was down. Dean described the scene insid... [Full Article...]

Active shooter at North Carolina high school, police on scene

Active shooter at North Carolina high school, police on scene It shares a campus with a middle school and an elementary school. According to KFox14 reporter Kelly Anne Beile, a call came in at 6:30 a.m. ET Friday morning of a report of an active shooter inside Topsail High School in Hampstead, North Carolina , located about 20 miles north of Wilmington, North Carolina. [Full Article...]


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