• 'Passes for working White House journalists should never be weaponized'
'Passes for working White House journalists should never be weaponized'

Fox News president Jay Wallace said security credentials for political reporters should not be "weaponised" by politicians. It was also said by the correspondents association of the white house that it would be there always for the complete support of the goals of CNN regarding the filed suit to see that the correspondents have regained th...

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  • Prosecutors accidentally reveal that WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has been charged
Prosecutors accidentally reveal that WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has been charged

In the part of the document where prosecutors explain why it was necessary to seal the court case documents, they mention Assange - who has seemingly been charged under seal - without providing any context. On social network Twitter, Wikileaks said it was an "apparent cut-and-paste error". Prokupecz noted, however, the revelation of the indictm...

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  • Acosta All Smiles After Lawsuit Win: 'Let's Get Back To Work'
Acosta All Smiles After Lawsuit Win: 'Let's Get Back To Work'

Kelly has ruled in CNN's favor, granting a temporary restraining order, meaning that Acosta will, for now, get his access back. CNN reporter Jim Acosta addressed his assembled fellow reporters briefly after a judge ruled that the White House must immediately reinstate his press credentials.

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  • Mitch McConnell, Kevin McCarthy to lead Republicans in Congress
Mitch McConnell, Kevin McCarthy to lead Republicans in Congress

Jordan told Fox's "Fox & Friends" on Wednesday that if he is elected to the leadership job, he will work on "doing what we told the American people we were gonna do". One of the newly elected representatives, Elaine Luria, a former Navy officer and engineer who operated nuclear reactors, won a Virginia House race where climate change was a key camp...

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  • 'Yes, Hillary Clinton will run again' former aide and friend writes
'Yes, Hillary Clinton will run again' former aide and friend writes

A few weeks ago former Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton fuelled speculation over her potential 2020 run by saying "I'd like to be president". When she was secretary of state, Clinton was front and center during the Benghazi terror attack, which remains one of the biggest blunders of the Obama presidency.

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  • In Wake Of Camp Fire, 631 People Are Missing In Butte County
In Wake Of Camp Fire, 631 People Are Missing In Butte County

The Camp fire is now by far the worst wildfire in California history. He continued: "I want you to understand that there are a lot of people displaced and there are a lot of people who don't know we're looking for them". California Governor Jerry Brown has declared a state of emergency. In the aftermath of the disaster, survivors said authoriti...

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  • Yemeni rebels planting landmines around embattled Hodeida port
Yemeni rebels planting landmines around embattled Hodeida port

World Food Programme chief David Beasley, who is visiting the country, said up to 14 million Yemenis were on the brink of starvation, and 18 to 19 million were now "food insecure". United Nations aid chief Mark Lowcock on Tuesday called for a cessation of hostilities "in and around all the infrastructure and facilities on which the aid operation an...

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  • Saudi admits journalist Khashoggi dismembered in consulate
Saudi admits journalist Khashoggi dismembered in consulate

Saud Al-Mojeb, Saudi Arabia's top prosecutor, is recommending the death penalty for five suspects charged with ordering and carrying out the killing of Khashoggi. The latest Saudi account of what happened to Khashoggi was quickly dismissed by Turkey, with Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu calling the statements "unsatisfactory" and demanding the "r...

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  • Democrat Kyrsten Sinema Wins Arizona Senate Race
Democrat Kyrsten Sinema Wins Arizona Senate Race

Sinema's win follows years of Democratic shutouts at the statewide level in Arizona and shows that the longtime Republican bastion is becoming a swing state. McSally argued that she would protect patients, despite her vote on the bill that would have removed many of those protections. PHOENIX , AZ - Today, Kyrsten Sinema was elected to be one of...

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  • National Security Aid to Be Fired After Melania Trump's Public Call
National Security Aid to Be Fired After Melania Trump's Public Call

The first lady has also suspected Ricardel of being behind several negative press stories about her. Trump could ask Nielsen to resign in the coming days, multiple officials familiar with the matter predicted, describing the President's continued frustration at her handling of his signature issue: immigration and border security.

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  • Trump and Melania hold hands on their return from Paris trip
Trump and Melania hold hands on their return from Paris trip

A handful of White House staffers attended the rainy Saturday ceremony as stand-ins for the U.S. president, whose campaign team earlier suggested that the weather had caused the presidential helicopter to be grounded while also citing security concerns in what they complained would be a hastily-arranged motorcade to cover the two-hour one-way trip ...

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  • Draft Brexit Deal: Reaction from NI political leaders
Draft Brexit Deal: Reaction from NI political leaders

But, the Prime Minister will need the support of her cabinet before putting the Brexit deal to a vote in parliament. Downing Street confirmed that a deal had been struck shortly after reports began circulating. Former foreign secretary Boris Johnson , a leading Brexit supporter who quit the government in July over May's approach, said he would f...

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  • Netanyahu defends the transfer of $15m to Hamas militants
Netanyahu defends the transfer of $15m to Hamas militants

Israel's prime minister is rebuffing criticism of the transfer of $15 million from Qatar to Gaza's militant Hamas rulers, saying it is "the right step" at the moment. Israel and Hamas have gone to war three times, and rocket-fire from Gaza and Israeli air strikes against militant targets are a regular occurrence.

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  • Friends: Acting AG Whitaker Has Close Relationship With Trump
Friends: Acting AG Whitaker Has Close Relationship With Trump

His very first act as head of the Department of Justice was to issue, in conjunction with the Department of Homeland Security, a directive stripping the right to asylum from anyone who enters the United States over the Mexican border and has not first gained legal status-a move that is tantamount to abolishing the right to asylum, which is guaran...

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  • Schumer: Dems set to push Mueller shield bill over Whitaker
Schumer: Dems set to push Mueller shield bill over Whitaker

Whitaker to do anything other than Mr. Mueller's job". "He has expressed total hostility to the investigation", Mr Nadler said. In a talk-radio interview he maintained there was no evidence of collusion between the Russian Federation and the Trump campaign during the 2016 election .

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  • Macron throws shade at Trump: I don't make diplomacy through tweets
Macron throws shade at Trump: I don't make diplomacy through tweets

The president did not show an immediate reply, sitting quietly, often with his head down during Macron's speech. He said the USA pays billions "protecting other countries, and we get nothing but Trade Deficits and Losses". Macron added that both he and Trump were not the "classical politicians". Putin shook hands on arrival with Trump, and Tr...

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  • Australian police arrest woman for putting needles in strawberries
Australian police arrest woman for putting needles in strawberries

Detective John Walker of the State Crime Command said she worked in the strawberry industry near the town of Caboolture, north of Brisbane. A former farm supervisor was charged in court on Monday (Nov 12) for contaminating strawberries with needles , an episode that spurred one of Australia's biggest food scares.

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  • Julia Roberts Evacuates Her Home Due to Woolsey Fire
Julia Roberts Evacuates Her Home Due to Woolsey Fire

The 1933 Griffith Park wildfire in Los Angeles County killed 29. The president pointed out that the fires were expanding very quickly. "2207520000.1541887572./1202113766605566/?type=3&theater">according to the Butte County Sheriff's Office .

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  • Somalia vehicle bomb attack leaves at least 20 dead, police say
Somalia vehicle bomb attack leaves at least 20 dead, police say

Up to 50 people have been injured in Friday's attack, in which fighters from the Islamist terrorist group al-Shabaab detonated two auto bombs in front of the Sahafi Hotel. The fatalities include soldiers, civilians and business-people, he added. The hotel owner's father had reportedly died in a similar terror attack by jihadists in 2015 at the ...

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  • Death toll from devastating California fires rises to 11
Death toll from devastating California fires rises to 11

Two arrests were also made for looting in Ventura County . The Woolsey Fire near Los Angeles has scorched 83,275 acres and the Hill fire in Ventura County 4,531 acres. He said rising temperatures and longer spells of dry weather were behind an increase in not only the number of wildfires but their ferocity as well. Some homes and other buildin...

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  • Sri Lanka President Sirisena dissolves parliament
Sri Lanka President Sirisena dissolves parliament

Both men say they command a majority in Parliament and had been expected to face the 225-member house this coming Wednesday. The dissolution of parliament after failing to secure enough support from opposition parties clears the way for a snap election almost two years ahead of schedule.

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  • Rashida Tlaib becomes first Muslim Congresswoman: Ilhan Omar set to follow
Rashida Tlaib becomes first Muslim Congresswoman: Ilhan Omar set to follow

I made a decision to run because I was one of many people I knew who really wanted to demonstrate what representative democracies are supposed to be. Born in Detroit to Palestinian immigrants , she is the eldest of 14 children. "I was celebrating at home alone in my room dancing like this", said Halima Ainte, an Omar supporter.

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  • Fly Jamaica flight crash lands at Guyana airport
Fly Jamaica flight crash lands at Guyana airport

The aircraft, a Boeing 757-200 according Flightradar 24, was bound for Canada when it suffered a hydraulic issue after take-off, AFP reported, citing Guyana's infrastructure minister, David Patterson. "I'm still shaking, I'm so shocked", the Toronto man said from a Georgetown hotel. The Toronto bound Fly Jamaica flight took off from the Chedd...

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  • Nine dead as California fires continue to rage
Nine dead as California fires continue to rage

Tens of thousands of people were ordered to evacuate, but there were no injuries to residents or firefighters, said Los Angeles County Deputy Fire Chief Dave Richardson. "It was just a wall of fire on each side of us, and we could hardly see the road in front of us", Bass said. She says her mother can't walk by herself and is on oxygen.

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  • Watch China’s new AI anchor read the news
Watch China’s new AI anchor read the news

The anchors debuted during China's annual World Internet Conference , which is pitched as the country's very own Davos for technology and futurism, and provide a showcase for China's future plans, whether for the internet or just technology of the future.

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  • Tanker collides with Norwegian frigate
Tanker collides with Norwegian frigate

The tanker, which had an uninjured crew of 23, returned to port for inspection. The Trident Juncture 18 live drills concluded on November 7 in Norway . Eight people received minor injuries in the accident, which took place shortly after 4:00 am (0300 GMT) in a busy waterway in the Hjeltefjord near Bergen, Norway's military said.

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  • Pompeo to meet top aide to Kim Jong Un on Thursday
Pompeo to meet top aide to Kim Jong Un on Thursday

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will meet with his North Korean counterpart in NY this week to continue discussions on the denuclearization of the regime, the State Department said Monday. Woo Yoon-keun, the South Korean ambassador to Russian Federation, said that although North Korea and Russian Federation may not have reached an agreement on ...

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  • White House suspends credentials for CNN's Jim Acosta
White House suspends credentials for CNN's Jim Acosta

Thank you all for your support. Acosta: "Why did you characterise it as such?" "When I'm representing the United States, I wouldn't do that", Trump added. On Wednesday, President Trump was in a foul mood and chose to hold an impromptu news conference that lasted almost 90 minutes. CNN responded to the incident in a statement on Twitte...

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  • One Dead, Three Hospitalised After Horror Attack On Bourke Street
One Dead, Three Hospitalised After Horror Attack On Bourke Street

Police said there was no terrorism link at this stage but they are "keeping an open mind". Chilling footage uploaded to social media shows a man attacking police with a knife moments after the vehicle exploded . Witnesses said they heard a big bang and images appeared to show a auto on fire. The Victoria Police took to Twitter to update on the...

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  • Massive wind-fueled fire threatens NorCal town of Paradise
Massive wind-fueled fire threatens NorCal town of Paradise

At the hospital with the stranded patients, some buildings caught fire and were damaged, but the main facility, Adventist Health Feather River Hospital, was not, spokesperson Jill Kinney said. Butte County Sheriff's Office ordered evacuations for Pulga, South Pine Zone, Old Magalia Zone and South Coutelenc Zone as of 10 a.m. Shelters opened at O...

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  • Thousands Protest To Protect Mueller Investigation After DOJ Shakeup
Thousands Protest To Protect Mueller Investigation After DOJ Shakeup

Protesters believe Sessions' resignation will lead to the undoing of Special Counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into alleged collusion between Russian Federation and the Trump presidential campaign. "That goes beyond the scope of the appointment of the special counsel."Beyond the Mueller investigation, Whitaker revealed himself to be a hard...

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  • Meet the winners who have made history in the 2018 midterms
Meet the winners who have made history in the 2018 midterms

For example, the next Congress will feature a record number of women of color, as well as a record number of non-incumbent women, according to the Rutgers University Center for American Women and Politics. Ilhan Omar of Minnesota and Rashida Tlaib from MI became the first two Muslim women to win election to Congress. In 2014, the most recent...

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  • Arizona GOP sues to limit mail-in ballots in McSally-Sinema race
Arizona GOP sues to limit mail-in ballots in McSally-Sinema race

The office then starts processing the "late early ballots", which include those dropped off at polling places on Election Day. Democrats hope Sinema can reverse a decade-long losing streak in all Arizona statewide races. As of Wednesday morning, Republicans have secured 16 and Democrats 13. She remained optimistic about a Sinema victory. McSall...

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  • Trump Calls Midterms ‘Tremendous Success’ Despite Democratic Gains in House
Trump Calls Midterms ‘Tremendous Success’ Despite Democratic Gains in House

At the rally, Hannity offered a Trump-like view of the mainstream news media, telling the crowd, "By the way all those people in the back are fake news ". Pirro, a former NY state attorney general who has a weekend show on Fox, spoke after him. Voter Ontaria Woods said about two dozen people who had come to vote left because of the queues.

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  • Active shooter reported at bar holding college event
Active shooter reported at bar holding college event

Witnesses describing the moment the gunman opened fire said the man first shot the guard at the door with a handgun. Several people, including a police officer, were injured after a person opened fire, reportedly with a semi-automatic, gun at a bar in the U.S.

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