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GOP Sen. Jeff Flake: Obama's tone 'is better' than Trump's

GOP Sen. Jeff Flake: Obama's tone 'is better' than Trump's Nevertheless, it remains to be seen whether this tactic will help GOP candidates. It declares that the 2018 elections are really about the 2016 election, and "a nationwide judgment on whether Trumpism is a historic anomaly or a reflection of modern-day America". [Full Article...]

Trump raises doubts about Kavanaugh accusers after latest DOJ referral

Trump raises doubts about Kavanaugh accusers after latest DOJ referral Mr. Grassley has previously asked the Federal Bureau of Investigation to probe Julie Swetnick and her lawyer, anti-Trump crusader Michael Avenatti, for lying to Congress and obstructing. Subsequently, Committee investigators began looking into Munro-Leighton's allegations. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., accusing Brett Kavanaugh of raping her now admits she engaged in a "ploy" against the then-Suprem... [Full Article...]

The Government Has Caved To Pressure And Will Get Children Off Nauru

The Government Has Caved To Pressure And Will Get Children Off Nauru In recent weeks, the government has been under intense pressure to resolve what many doctors and other health professionals said is a mental health crisis on the island. Men are sent to a separate camp in Papua New Guinea. "Once people have received their medical assistance, then the expectation is that they will return to their country of origin", Home Affairs Minister Peter Dutton said toda... [Full Article...]

Merkel to step down as party chair after election losses

Merkel to step down as party chair after election losses German Chancellor Angela Merkel , German Finance Minister Olaf Scholz, International Monetary Fund Managing Director Christine Lagarde and heads of states of African countries pose for a family photo ahead of the "G20 Compact with Africa" summit at the Chancellery in Berlin , Germany, on Oct 30, 2018. [Full Article...]

'Unprecedented' Numbers of Early Voters Are Coming Out for Midterms

'Unprecedented' Numbers of Early Voters Are Coming Out for Midterms This year's turnout handily surpassed in person turnout for the 2014 midterm and 2012 presidential elections. Voters can cast ballots at county election board offices where they are registered from 8 a.m. Meanwhile, battleground states like Texas - where progressive candidates like Beto O'Rourke have threatened to unseat Republican incumbents like Ted Cruz - have seen record-level early voter tu... [Full Article...]

Oprah Stumps For Democrats In Georgia. Mike Pence Responds Brilliantly

Oprah Stumps For Democrats In Georgia. Mike Pence Responds Brilliantly She shared, " Georgia you've been on my mind and here's why". "I said, when we were watching it, 'If that women can get folks to eat pizza with a cauliflower crust on it, she is going to get that woman elected the first black female governor .' She took people to church", the co-host added. [Full Article...]

Lion Air crash: Indonesian plane search focuses on fuselage

Lion Air crash: Indonesian plane search focuses on fuselage So far 56 body bags containing body parts of victims have been taken to the Kramat Jati Police Hospital in East Jakarta , for identification. "We've examined 48 body bags of victim remains and we could identify one victim through primary identification, which is fingerprints and dental records", Suryanto told reporters. [Full Article...]

UK PM May’s office calls separate customs territory for N. Ireland ‘unacceptable’

UK PM May’s office calls separate customs territory for N. Ireland ‘unacceptable’ Carney's comments come as Prime Minister Theresa May struggles to keep her divided Conservative Party in check in the Brexit discussions. It offered a glimmer of hope for anxious businesses, as it said policymakers saw greater clarity on Brexit emerging "in the relatively near term". [Full Article...]

Trump expects 'very good' trade deal with China

President Donald Trump wants to reach an agreement on trade with Chinese President Xi Jinping at the Group of 20 nations summit in Argentina later this month and has asked key US officials to begin drafting potential terms, according to four people familiar with the matter. [Full Article...]

7 dead in attack on bus carrying Coptic Christians in Egypt

7 dead in attack on bus carrying Coptic Christians in Egypt At least seven people were announced killed and seven others wounded after a bus carrying a number of Copts was attacked near the monastery of Saint Samuel the Confessor in Upper Egypt's Minya on Friday, an anonymous security source said . [Full Article...]

Maulana Samiul Haq, father of the Taliban, stabbed to death in Rawalpindi

Maulana Samiul Haq, father of the Taliban, stabbed to death in Rawalpindi Earlier reports had emerged suggesting that Maulana Samiul Haq was shot dead by gunmen riding a motorcycle. "He was no longer alive", Hamid said while talking to Geo News . In a statement from Beijing, where he is now on visit to China, the Prime Minister directed to investigate the incident and bring the perpetrators to justice. [Full Article...]

Iran Intelligence Service Suspected of Attempted Attack in Denmark

Iran Intelligence Service Suspected of Attempted Attack in Denmark Andersen said the suspect had taken photographs of the residences of members ASMLA, which Iran considers a terrorist organization. Samuelsen said Iran's ambassador to Denmark, Morteza Moradian, had been summoned to the Foreign Ministry in Copenhagen and it was made "crystal clear" to him that "the gravity of the matter is hard to describe". [Full Article...]

WaPo: Saudi Crown Prince Told Kushner & Bolton Khashoggi Was a Terrorist

WaPo: Saudi Crown Prince Told Kushner & Bolton Khashoggi Was a Terrorist After initially insisting Khashoggi left the consulate unharmed, then saying he died in a brawl during an interview gone wrong, the Saudi regime admitted he was killed, blaming a "rogue operation". "There will be no coverup". An adviser to Erdogan said last week that MbS, as the crown prince is informally known, had "blood on his hands" over Khashoggi's killing, the bluntest comments yet from ... [Full Article...]

Saudi sisters found dead stayed at luxury hotels

Saudi sisters found dead stayed at luxury hotels The bodies of 16-year-old Tala Farea and 23-year-old Rotana Farea were discovered October 24 in the Hudson River. The sisters' mother told detectives she had been called by a Saudi Arabian embassy official who ordered the family to leave the United States because her daughters had applied for political asylum , police said. [Full Article...]

Khashoggi was strangled as soon as he entered consulate

Khashoggi was strangled as soon as he entered consulate He has met with Istanbul's chief prosecutor Irfan Fidan twice, and inspected the Saudi consulate. The Turkish prosecutor's office says it was "obliged" to reveal the details after the talks with their Saudi counterpart produced "no concrete results". [Full Article...]

Bus crashes into river after passenger and driver fight

Bus crashes into river after passenger and driver fight Four passengers, who got off earlier, confirmed that a medium-height woman had quarrelled with the driver because she missed her stop, local police said. Thirteen bodies have been pulled out of the river, but two remain missing. Rescuers lifted the wreck of the bus from the river on Wednesday night. [Full Article...]

United States charges Chinese intelligence officers for jet engine data hack

United States charges Chinese intelligence officers for jet engine data hack The five-year conspiracy was led by Zha Rong, a division director of the Jiangsu Province Ministry of State Security, and Chai Meng, a section chief - both supervisors overseeing human intelligence and intellectual property theft operations within the ranks of the Chinese government, according to the indictment . [Full Article...]

Freed Asia Bibi plans to leave Pakistan soon

Freed Asia Bibi plans to leave Pakistan soon She was condemned for allegedly making derogatory remarks about Islam after neighbours objected to her drinking water from their glass because she was not Muslim. TLP, founded in 2015, blockaded the capital Islamabad for several weeks previous year calling for stricter enforcement of Pakistan's controversial blasphemy laws . [Full Article...]

Plane Crash: Lion Air Black Box Found

Plane Crash: Lion Air Black Box Found The two-month-old Boeing 737 MAX 8 jet plunged into the Java Sea early on Monday just minutes after taking off from Jakarta , killing all 189 people on board. Boeing said in a statement it was providing technical assistance at the request and under the direction of Indonesian authorities, but did not comment on the reported meeting. [Full Article...]

Sanctions on Khashoggi killers weeks away - Pompeo

Sanctions on Khashoggi killers weeks away - Pompeo In a statement to the newspaper, Khashoggi's family denied he was a member of the Muslim Brotherhood and said the murdered writer had himself denied this repeatedly in recent years. MbS, Saudi Arabia's de facto leader, said: "The incident that happened is very painful". Saudi Arabia has faced a torrent of global condemnation over the killing of the royal insider-turned-critic. [Full Article...]


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