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Trump cancels WW1 memorial at cemetery in France due to rain

The US President was meant to visit a cemetery in Belleau, France . Rain grounded the Marine One helicopter that was due to take him to the site, which honours Americans who gave their lives in the First World War. Around 70 leaders, including Trump, are scheduled to gather at the Arc de Triomphe in Paris on Sunday morning to mark the commemoration of the centenary of the end of the war, when... [Full Article...]

Contradicting himself, Trump denies knowing acting A.G. Matt Whitaker

Contradicting himself, Trump denies knowing acting A.G. Matt Whitaker Senate from Utah, also said Mueller's probe should not be affected by Sessions' departure. Eighteen state attorneys general signed a document Thursday calling on Whitaker to recuse himself from overseeing the probe, citing critical comments he made about the investigation during media appearances before joining the Justice Department a year ago. [Full Article...]

Kremlin says French scotched Trump-Putin meeting

Kremlin says French scotched Trump-Putin meeting Just weeks ago, Trump called himself an unabashed "nationalist", praising both domestic and foreign policies that put America before its allies. Elsewhere during the Armistice Day event on Sunday , Macron rebuked nationalism in what could be read as a direct attack on Trump's "America First" agenda. [Full Article...]

California wildfires leave several dead, force thousands to flee

California wildfires leave several dead, force thousands to flee President Trump has blamed the large-scale devastation on gross mismanagement of the forests and warned of funding cuts. Sheen ("The West Wing", "Apocalypse Now"), interviewed by a TV station on the beach Friday night after fleeing his home, said the fire was the worst he has ever seen. [Full Article...]

Melbourne Knife Attacker Radicalised, Inspired By ISIS

Melbourne Knife Attacker Radicalised, Inspired By ISIS Once at the scene police say the man who emerged from the vehicle attacked officers, before members of the public alerted them to several people who had been stabbed. Mr Clayton said investigators did not believe there were any other assailants. He said a bomb squad was making the scene safe. Prime Minister Scott Morrison condemned the "evil and cowardly attack". [Full Article...]

Netanyahu rushes back to Israel after burst of Gaza violence

Netanyahu rushes back to Israel after burst of Gaza violence The fire was opened from a passing vehicle, a Hamas official told Reuters. Local witnesses also said Israeli planes fired over 20 missiles into open areas in the area where the incident took place. One Israeli soldier has been killed along the Gaza border in that time. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, who has been in Paris to commemorate the centenary of the end of WWI along with o... [Full Article...]

Ministers at odds over Brexit backstop

Ministers at odds over Brexit backstop Jo said that Boris, who led the Leave campaign, was "as unhappy with the government's proposals as I am". In a tweet, Boris said he had "boundless admiration" for his brother and that they are "united in dismay" at the indefensibility of May's position even though they disagree over Brexit . [Full Article...]

Paradise Destroyed by Camp Fire: List & Photos of Businesses

Paradise Destroyed by Camp Fire: List & Photos of Businesses Schools and hospitals also evacuated. A state of emergency was also declared in Butte County. More than 400 firefighters from Ventura County, Los Angeles County, the City of Los Angeles and Cal Fire were battling the brush fire. Many other lives are left devastated, as businesses and homes were destroyed by the fire. "The fire moved so fast and grew so fast a lot of people got caught by it". [Full Article...]

Trump ruled out cemetery motorcade as disruptive

President Donald Trump could not attend a commemoration in France for US soldiers and marines killed during World War One on Saturday because rain made it impossible to arrange transport, the White House said. Winston Churchill's grandson Nicholas Soames , a member of the British Parliament, blasted Trump as "pathetic" and "inadequate" for failing to show up. [Full Article...]

Gaza authorities start paying Palestinian civil servants from Qatar funds

Gaza authorities start paying Palestinian civil servants from Qatar funds Hundreds of demonstrators gathered at points along the frontier but most kept a distance from the separation barrier, correspondents said. Palestinians react to tear gas fired by Israeli forces during clashes east of Gaza City near the border between the Gaza Strip and Israel on November 2, 2018. [Full Article...]

Israeli fire in Gaza kills 6 including 2 Hamas commanders: Palestinian officials

Palestinian medics say at least 6 people were killed in what the Israeli Defense Forces dubbed an exchange of fire during "operational activity" in Gaza following reports of Israeli strikes and the killing of Hamas commanders. "When you take steps of leadership, if you can not bear the price, you can not lead". A total of $90 million is to be distributed in six monthly instalments, Gaza authorit... [Full Article...]

Woman Charges Trump Motorcade as He Celebrates End of WWI in France

Tory MP Sir Nicholas Soames is among those to have criticised the United States president for pulling out of a scheduled visit to a Belleau Wood war cemetery in France due to "bad weather ". Many also took to Twitter to point out that other prior presidents, including Ronald Reagan, Bill Clinton, and George W. Bush all braved the rain to make appearances at Veterans events. [Full Article...]

Trump Played Integral Part in Hush Payments to Stormy Daniels & Karen McDougal

Trump Played Integral Part in Hush Payments to Stormy Daniels & Karen McDougal Trump's decision to pay the women. The report also said the Manhattan U.S. attorney has evidence of Mr. Trump's involvement with the payments. Citing "interviews with three dozen people who have direct knowledge of the events or who have been briefed on them, as well as court papers, corporate records, and other documents", the WSJ's evidence runs contrary to Trump's insistence of innocence, o... [Full Article...]

Trump defends his decision to appoint Matthew Whitaker as acting attorney general

Trump defends his decision to appoint Matthew Whitaker as acting attorney general Whitaker, a former USA attorney from Iowa, was not hired and he continued to work as a political pundit for CNN . Whitaker was an outside commentator in the press and on TV before he came back into the government and he warned about Mueller exceeding his authority. [Full Article...]

California Wildfire Map Shows Devastation Across the State. Here's What to Know

Five people were declared dead and 150,000 evacuated Friday as fierce wildfires raged across the western USA state of California , with one rapidly spreading blaze threatening the famed resort of Malibu. The Woolsey blaze was also burning in parts of Los Angeles County, where mandatory evacuation orders were given Friday morning south of U.S. Highway 101, the Los Angeles County Fire Department sa... [Full Article...]

Australian police arrest woman for putting needles in strawberries

Australian police arrest woman for putting needles in strawberries The crisis spread not only to other fruit but also over to New Zealand and Singapore . Police say one occasion of aggravation contamination will be alleged, meaning the 50-year-old woman will face a maximum of 10 years in prison if convicted. [Full Article...]

Who Controls Congress Now? The 2018 Midterm Results Were A Mixed Bag

Who Controls Congress Now? The 2018 Midterm Results Were A Mixed Bag The two-term governor, who also survived a Democratic-driven recall election in 2012 after ending collective bargaining for public workers, briefly ran for president in 2016. They bumped off three of the Democratic senators who won in Republican territory in 2012: Heidi Heitkamp in North Dakota, Claire McCaskill in Missouri, and Joe Donnelly in Indiana. [Full Article...]

Borderline Gunman Posted on Facebook About 'Thoughts and Prayers' Before Shooting

Borderline Gunman Posted on Facebook About 'Thoughts and Prayers' Before Shooting Dominique Colell, a former track coach at Newbury Park High School, said she is coming forward with the story about the Thousand Oaks gunman because she is angry that the shooting - which left 12 victims dead - is being blamed on PTSD and his service in the U.S. [Full Article...]

Stephen Colbert slams protest at Tucker Carlson's home as 'monstrous cowardice'

Stephen Colbert slams protest at Tucker Carlson's home as 'monstrous cowardice' A left-wing group called Smash Racism D.C. The video above shows the same group harassing Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) and his wife at a restaurant during Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh's contentious confirmation process, said it was behind the protest at the Carlson residence. [Full Article...]

UK Minister quits over Theresa May's Brexit plan

UK Minister quits over Theresa May's Brexit plan Boris Johnson's brother Jo Johnson has resigned from Theresa May's government, insisting that the public should have a final say vote on the actual deal the government is cobbling together as Britain was "on the brink of the greatest crisis" since World War Two and what is actually on offer isn't "anything like what was promised". [Full Article...]


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