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Saudi prince in Argentina as G20 summit tensions brew

Saudi prince in Argentina as G20 summit tensions brew The two cabinet secretaries are trying to dissuade senators from ending US support for the Saudi-led war effort in Yemen after Jamal Khashoggi , a Saudi citizen and Washington Post columnist living in the United States, was killed inside a Saudi consulate in Turkey, The Hill reports. [Full Article...]

GOP Senator Cindy Hyde-Smith Wins Re-election in Mississippi Despite Racial Controversy

GOP Senator Cindy Hyde-Smith Wins Re-election in Mississippi Despite Racial Controversy Mississippi Republican Senate candidate Cindy Hyde-Smith has defeated Democratic challenger Mike Espy in the state's runoff election for the U.S. Senate seat. Hyde-Smith's campaign and apparent nostalgia for Confederatetradition, along with a history of making racist remarks, stirred painful memories of Mississippi's long and dark past. [Full Article...]

Jahana Hayes: "I'm prepared to support Nancy Pelosi"

Jahana Hayes: Pelosi ran unopposed as the nominee for speaker in a closed-door Democratic caucus election Wednesday despite unrest from those clamoring for new leadership. Leah Greenberg, a co-founder of the progressive grassroots group Indivisible, said opposition to Pelosi was coming from a small group of moderates "who are to the right of the party". [Full Article...]

Shujaat Bukhari killer Naveed Jatt gunned down in Jammu and Kashmir

Shujaat Bukhari killer Naveed Jatt gunned down in Jammu and Kashmir The police said that Jutt was a member of the same group of LeT cadres which also included the 26/11 terror attack convict Ajmal Kasab. "The graph has come down after a successful operation, recruitment in militant ranks is less from last two months there is no information that any fresh recruit has joined the militant ranks", the top official said. [Full Article...]

Ivanka Trump defends her use of a private email account

Ivanka Trump defends her use of a private email account Trump told ABC News' Deborah Roberts that the emails are all archived on government servers, and did not contain classified information. "There is no restriction of using personal email", she said. Senior Republicans and Democrats in Congress have vowed to investigate Trump's communications following a Washington Post report this month that she sent hundreds of emails a year ago to White Ho... [Full Article...]

PM Imran Inaugurated Ground-breaking of Kartarpur corridor

PM Imran Inaugurated Ground-breaking of Kartarpur corridor He said the bloodshed and violence should be stopped for the sake of peace as war is not solution to any problem. India last week gave the go-ahead to Pakistan's proposal to build Kartarpur corridor to facilitate Sikh pilgrims wishing to visit the Gurdwara Darbar Sahib in Narowal District near the Indian border. [Full Article...]

Subdued migrants at Tijuana border camp consider options

Subdued migrants at Tijuana border camp consider options Jean Guerrero , fronteras reporter for KPBS, where she covers immigration and the U.S. -Mexico border. That contradicted a statement earlier Monday by Customs and Border Protection Commissioner Kevin McAleenan who said, "Four agents were hit with rocks, but were wearing protective gear and did not suffer serious injuries". [Full Article...]

UAE grants pardon to Briton jailed for spying

UAE grants pardon to Briton jailed for spying UAE officials have reportedly released a video showing the 31-year-old doctoral student " admitting he's a member of MI6 ", according to the Mirror. British Prime Minister Theresa May said earlier she was "deeply disappointed and concerned" at the verdict in what is a key ally for Britain in the Gulf region. [Full Article...]

Ex-Trump aide Manafort violated plea deal by lying: Prosecutors

Ex-Trump aide Manafort violated plea deal by lying: Prosecutors Under the plea deal, he faces as many as 10 years in prison in the Washington case. "They want me to say I willfully lied". Mueller's joint statement indicates that new sentencing dates are to be set " without delay ", despite Manafort's claim that he has been telling the truth. [Full Article...]

Lion Plane Dipped 22 Times Before Crash Due to Faulty Sensors

Lion Plane Dipped 22 Times Before Crash Due to Faulty Sensors Its new automated system pushes the nose down if a sensor detects that the nose is pointed so high that the plane could go into an aerodynamic stall. According to the report, the pilots first manually corrected an "automatic aircraft nose down" two minutes after takeoff and performed the same procedure again and again before the plane hurtled nose-first into the Java Sea. [Full Article...]

Nancy Pelosi's Democratic Opponents Are Backing Down | KCBS 740AM | 106.9 FM

Nancy Pelosi's Democratic Opponents Are Backing Down | KCBS 740AM | 106.9 FM Stephanie Murphy and Darren Soto seeking broad rules reform in the U.S. House of Representatives responded Friday to Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi's appeasement effort by saying it is not good enough and they can not support her for House Speaker. [Full Article...]

Trump Says May Cancel Putin Meeting At G20 Over Ukraine Conflict

Trump Says May Cancel Putin Meeting At G20 Over Ukraine Conflict A spokesman for Russia's Southern Military District said that Moscow will add one S-400 surface-to-air missile system to the three already deployed in Crimea. The lawmaker raised his concerns, which were shared by many other politicians, about the president's relationship with the Russian leader on CNN's New Day on Tuesday. [Full Article...]

American missionary death: Body recovery leads to face off with tribals

American missionary death: Body recovery leads to face off with tribals They also killed two fishermen whose boat had drifted onto the island, first burying them on the beach before digging up the bodies and propping them upright a few days later. Fishermen - who had taken the 26-year-old adventurer to India-owned North Sentinel as he wanted to convert the islanders to Christianity - spotted his body being buried. [Full Article...]

EU Parliament chief smears lipstick on face to denounce violence against women

EU Parliament chief smears lipstick on face to denounce violence against women To mark the International Day to Eliminate Violence Against Women (IDEVAW) and 16 Days of Activism (25 November to 10 December), public sector unions launched a campaign to demand paid leave for all survivors of domestic violence . The UNODC research found women in Africa were most at risk of being killed by a partner or family member. The total number of female homicide victims appears to have... [Full Article...]

Trump Slams Mueller for 'Conflicts of Interest' - 'NO Collusion,' Says President

Trump Slams Mueller for 'Conflicts of Interest' - 'NO Collusion,' Says President The Harvard Law professor emeritus predicted yesterday that the Mueller report on Russian interference in the 2016 election will see the president have to navigate the political aftermath of a potentially damning final report. When asked if the special counsel could accuse Trump of conspiring "to co-operate with an attempt to defraud the USA government", attorney Dershowitz replied it was "too m... [Full Article...]

Mississippi Senate race could make history

Mississippi Senate race could make history Republican Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith is the projected victor of the Senate runoff in MS, according to the Associated Press , overcoming a series of missteps that brought the state's dark history of racism and violence to the forefront. Hyde-Smith appeared likely to coast to election after November 8, when she took 42 percent of the vote to Espy's 41 percent and Tea Party-aligned Chris McDaniel's (R) ... [Full Article...]

Empty chair shaming for Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg

Empty chair shaming for Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg Facebook has stumbled from one mess to another this year as it grapples with continuing fallout from Russia's use of the platform to interfere in the 2016 USA presidential election, the Cambridge Analytica scandal in which user data was harnessed in a bid to help candidate Donald Trump, and a huge security breach involving millions of accounts. [Full Article...]

Hindu hardliners vow to built temple in Ayodhya

Hindu hardliners vow to built temple in Ayodhya If constructed, the 221m-high effigy of the Hindu god Ram in the town of Ayodhya could make India home to the world's three tallest statues, with a 212-metre likeness of the medieval ruler Shivaji also now under construction off the coast of Mumbai. [Full Article...]

Australia's largest steer lives in the South West

Australia's largest steer lives in the South West Mr Mothersole told the publication there are a number of contributing factors to Knickers' size including the long history of select genetics for breeding. 'We're going to find that the growth plates, which cause the bone plates to continue to grow, are going to stay open for much longer and that's going to give you a much more leggy, taller animal, ' he said. [Full Article...]

Storm Diana set to hit Sussex

Storm Diana set to hit Sussex The Orange wind warning for Cork, Kerry and Waterford predicts severe winds associated with Storm Diana on Wednesday with south to southwest winds of 65 to 80 km/h and gusts of 110 to 130 km/h. Gales of up to 60mph could be seen over western parts of the United Kingdom, with heavy rain, although the storm is expected to move through relatively quickly. [Full Article...]


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