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Plane arrives in Texas to transport Bush's body

Plane arrives in Texas to transport Bush's body Barbara Bush died on April 17 at their Houston home. Former president George W. Bush, the eldest of the four Bush sons, and his wife Laura, along with brother Neil Bush and his family, will accompany their father's body to Joint Base Andrews outside Washington , said family spokesperson Jim McGrath. [Full Article...]

George HW Bush’s funeral and memorial services plan

George HW Bush’s funeral and memorial services plan George H.W. Bush passed away late Friday night. Sources told CNN that the yellow Labrador will be aboard Air Force One on Monday when it flies Bush's body from Houston to the capital. KTRK-TV in Houston reports that Sully will return to America's VetDogs in NY through the holiday season before joining the Water Reed National Military Medical Center's Facility Dog Program. [Full Article...]

Ukraine calls up reservists amid tensions with Russia

Ukraine calls up reservists amid tensions with Russia Her meeting with Putin in Argentina took place a week after Russian Federation seized three Ukrainian ships and 24 crew members in a clash in the Kerch Strait, an important shipping channel that links the Sea of Azov and the Black Sea. Putin noted that Russian Federation had presented the chronology of the incident to foreign leaders, and "it is hard to object to it". More than 9,500 Ukrainian... [Full Article...]

Brian Mulroney remembers George HW Bush as 'a great friend of Canada'

Brian Mulroney remembers George HW Bush as 'a great friend of Canada' President, Donald Trump, and his wife, Melania, the Trumps lauded the contributions of the ex- American leader. Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt said: "President Bush was a true ally of the United Kingdom, from his service with the US Navy during World War II, to his commitment to the transatlantic alliance while in high office during a time of dramatic change in the world". [Full Article...]

Former Universities Minister Says PM's Deal "Isn't A Deal"

Former Universities Minister Says PM's Deal Geoffrey Cox , the Attorney General, has drawn up secret legal advice which warns that the United Kingdom could be trapped "indefinitely" in a Customs Union after Brexit. The paper reported on a letter sent by Cox, in which the top law officer said: "The [backstop] protocol would endure indefinitely" - and claimed Britain would only be able to lose the backstop through a trade deal, which could ... [Full Article...]

NYPD searches for fiance who dropped ring in street grate

NYPD searches for fiance who dropped ring in street grate A spokesperson declined to identify the couple or offer details about how the ring was found. The panicked couple sought the help of the police to find the diamond ring, which had fallen nearly 2.5m into the city's utility system. Both John and Daniella took to Twitter to express their delight and thank the NYPD officers involved. The good news, officers has recovered the ring. [Full Article...]

Iran Ballistic Missile Test Violates UN Resolution, Pompeo Says

Iran Ballistic Missile Test Violates UN Resolution, Pompeo Says The Iranian regime has just test-fired another missile this weekend - this time a medium-range ballistic missile capable of carrying multiple warheads - according to a report from the U.S. "We condemn these activities. and call upon Iran to cease immediately all activities relating to ballistic missiles created to be capable of delivering nuclear weapons", he said. [Full Article...]

Pelosi threatens to tie Mueller protections to spending bill

Pelosi threatens to tie Mueller protections to spending bill On Wednesday, Pelosi said she expected any opposition against her to eventually erode. Pelosi previously held the position from 2007 to 2011. The tally in the secret-ballot vote on Wednesday was 203-32, with three lawmakers leaving the ballot blank, The Hill magazine reported. [Full Article...]

Comey now says he will comply with congressional subpoena

Comey now says he will comply with congressional subpoena Comey also expressed gratitude to U.S. Circuit Court Judge Trevor McFadden, an appointee of President Donald Trump, who is expected to make a formal ruling Monday. Democrats have complained that the Republican-led inquiry is a partisan effort to undermine Special Counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into the Russia-related claims. [Full Article...]

Comey Sues To Block Subpoena For House Deposition

Comey Sues To Block Subpoena For House Deposition Comey argued in the lawsuit that a private interview with House committee staffers would open him up to selective leaks that could misrepresent his testimony, and Kelley echoed that in court on Friday afternoon. " James Comey is going to court to try to squash the House subpoena". Attorneys for the US House called Comey's request "so extraordinary and frivolous that, as far as undersigned c... [Full Article...]

Central Intelligence Agency claims Saudi prince ordered Khashoggi killing in messages to hit squad

Central Intelligence Agency claims Saudi prince ordered Khashoggi killing in messages to hit squad Meanwhile, the messages as shared to CNN may offer vital new clues to help piece together why Khashoggi was killed after entering a Saudi consulate. The pair had begun to plan a digital offensive against the Saudi Government, which they called "cyber bees", with the aim to create a portal to document human rights abuses and distribute short films. [Full Article...]

Xi, Putin, Modi agree to increase trilateral cooperation

Xi, Putin, Modi agree to increase trilateral cooperation MUMBAI-China was looking to boost agricultural exports to India while increasing imports of rapeseed and soymeal, President Xi Jinping told Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the sidelines of a G20 meeting on Friday. He added, "On the economic side, President Xi Jinping referred to enhanced imports of rice and sugar from India and spoke of possibility of greater imports of soymeal and rape... [Full Article...]

Paris riots: At least 80 injured as police and protesters violently clash

Paris riots: At least 80 injured as police and protesters violently clash The protests began as a backlash against Macron's fuel tax hikes, but have mined a vein of deep dissatisfaction felt towards the 40-year-old's liberal economic reforms, which many voters feel favor the wealthy and big business. Police later fired tear gas in the area. The Arc de Triomphe daubed with graffiti. Paris police spokeswoman Johanna Primevert has told French news broadcaster BFM TV ... [Full Article...]

Lawyers: Ex-Trump lawyer Michael Cohen deserves no prison

Lawyers: Ex-Trump lawyer Michael Cohen deserves no prison Judge William Pauley III, who heard his August plea, is expected to sentence Cohen on December 12. The special counsel investigating Russian involvement in the 2016 US presidential election may file additional charges against Paul Manafort, President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman. [Full Article...]

U.S. calls China’s tariffs on American autos ‘egregious’

U.S. calls China’s tariffs on American autos ‘egregious’ Automotive duties on both sides have been increased by tit-for-tat tariffs. "If need be, if things don't work out in this US-China summit meeting, he will invoke another $267 some odd billion dollars in tariffs". Facing the prospect of a no-statement summit, European delegations were trying to create a common front and may come out with their own separate declaration if they can't get the USA or... [Full Article...]

Trump Retweets Fan Account Meme Of Liberal Nemeses, Rod Rosenstein In Jail

Trump Retweets Fan Account Meme Of Liberal Nemeses, Rod Rosenstein In Jail The image that the president retweeted, made by a pro-Trump Twitter fan account, showed Rosenstein and 10 other Trump opponents locked up along with the words, "Now that Russian collusion is a proven lie, when do the trials for treason begin?" His remarks came during an interview on Wednesday with the New York Post . [Full Article...]

Sheryl Sandberg reportedly asked Facebook employees to research George Soros

Sheryl Sandberg reportedly asked Facebook employees to research George Soros Sandberg's request came after Soros gave a speech at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, in January 2018. Sandberg reportedly wanted to know whether Soros stood to benefit financially from attacks on the tech mammoths. Facebook wanted to deflect some of the mounting criticism it faced after both providing the vehicle for Russian agents to disrupt the US 2016 presidential election and... [Full Article...]

Police recommend bribery charges against Netanyahus

Police recommend bribery charges against Netanyahus The authorities allege Mr Netanyahu awarded regulatory favours to Bezeq Telecom Israel in return for more positive coverage of him and his wife on a news website, Walla, owned by the company. Netanyahu's coalition has been on shaky ground recently, with the departure of the Yisrael Beytenu party making early elections a distinct possibility. [Full Article...]

Rain to snow for the weekend! Saturday Morning Update

Rain to snow for the weekend! Saturday Morning Update Rain is expected to move across our area between 7 am and 10 am Saturday morning. Wind and rain will be with us this evening through any event kicking off December 1! There could be some mixing at times on Saturday across the northwestern part of our area; however, we aren't expecting concerns. [Full Article...]

Putin and Trump chat at last _ and face off over Ukraine

Putin and Trump chat at last _ and face off over Ukraine Trump, who has advocated an "America First" policy on trade, has pledged to snub Putin in Buenos Aires in protest at Russia's naval skirmish with Ukraine in waters near Moscow-annexed Crimea. He added: "The President wanted to send a clear, unambiguous message that we find that type of behaviour unacceptable, so we cancelled the meeting". [Full Article...]


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