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Global Media Dems want full Senate briefed on Khashoggi death
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Bob Corker , R-Tenn. "If he was in front of a jury, he would be convicted in 30 minutes ". Murphy , D-Conn., on MSNBC's "Morning Joe", said the two officials had been placed "in a bad spot", during the all-senators briefing by President Donald Trump's "maybe he did, maybe he didn't" position on whether Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman ordered the murder.

Global Media Rudy Giuliani's Twitter typo leads to anti-Trump prank
Author: 0 Rudy Giuliani's Twitter typo leads to anti-Trump prank

But Trump's lawyer and informal cybersecurity adviser doesn't understand how the internet works and seems to be convinced that " Twitter allowed someone to invade " his tweet with a "disgusting anti-President message". Still, that doesn't directly answer Giuliani's claim that he couldn't recreate the issue a second time . Michael Cohen, Donald Trump's former lawyer, is busy singing for his freedom to Robert Mueller and those involved with the Russian Federation investigation.

Global Media US military planes collide off coast of Japan
Author: 0 US military planes collide off coast of Japan

Search and rescue efforts were ongoing, United States and Japanese officials said. It was not clear how many crew members were on each of the planes. Early reports that surfaced on Twitter report that an F/A-18 (unspecified variant) and a C-130 crashed into the sea with a total of seven crewmembers on board.

Global Media United Kingdom government found in contempt of parliament
Author: 0 United Kingdom government found in contempt of parliament

The vote comes immediately after MPs voted to find Theresa May's government in contempt of parliament over its failure to publish its legal advice on the Brexit deal. She has toured the country and television studios to try to sell her deal, but a move to present her government's legal advice to Parliament seemed to backfire on Monday.

Global Media Syria Reports Israeli Warplanes Attacked Positions in Syria
Author: 0 Syria Reports Israeli Warplanes Attacked Positions in Syria

The Israeli army said a missile was sacked at the Golan Heights, but that it remains unclear whether the projectile fell in Israel. Israeli military forces were deployed to search the area for exploded or fallen ordnance. Iran is a key ally of Syria's Bashar Assad and supports a number of militias that have fought alongside the Syrian army and its allies. Abdel Rahman said Thursday was the first time Syria's air defences had been called into action since the incident on September 17 ...

Global Media Netanyahu's Legal Troubles Mount as Police Seek New Bribery Charges
Author: 0 Netanyahu's Legal Troubles Mount as Police Seek New Bribery Charges

Police said they have established an evidentiary foundation to charge the pair with accepting bribes, fraud and breach of trust. "The police recommendations regarding me and my wife don't surprise anyone", he said in a statement. "These recommendations were determined and leaked even before the investigations began", he said. From 2012 to 2017 the prime minister and his associates "blatantly intervened" on a near-daily basis in the Walla news site, using the connections with Elovitch to ...

Author: 0 Engagement ring lost moments before proposal found by police

Now the NYPD is in contact, and making sure the couple gets their ring back. "We would like to thank everyone who shared this story!" The NYPD later put a call out on social media asking for help locating the couple because officers had luckily managed to retrieve the engagement ring.

Global Media Snow, Freezing Rain Overnight
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The predicted high is only -6 C. The low -12 C. High near 74. South wind 10 to 15 miles per hour. Temperatures will quickly fall on Monday and more a more winter-like weather pattern will set up next week. Tonight: Showers likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 10pm. Temperatures will range from the 40s north and west to the 50s across southeastern MA, with a gusty southeast wind.

Global Media Magnitude Earthquake in Alaska Triggers Tsunami Warning
Author: 0 Magnitude Earthquake in Alaska Triggers Tsunami Warning

There were no immediate reports of any deaths or serious injuries. "It was nuts, it was insane". The aftershocks should be weaker and less frequent in the coming days, but officials can't say for sure when they'll stop, Caruso said. The warning was lifted a short time later. In Kenai, north of Anchorage , Brandon Slaton was alone at home and soaking in the bathtub when the quake struck.

Global Media Vladimir Putin And Saudi Crown Prince Pal Around At G20 Summit
Author: 0 Vladimir Putin And Saudi Crown Prince Pal Around At G20 Summit

Making his final statements at the G20 Summit, France's president told reporters that he had discussed the Jamal Khashoggi case with Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman . The content of the messages between Prince Mohammed and Qahtani isn't known. Trump has had no discussion yet with the crown prince but would not rule one out.

Global Media Cosla gives backing to People’s Vote on Brexit
Author: 0 Cosla gives backing to People’s Vote on Brexit

She does not wish to do that, because she fears it would make it far easier for her MPs to vote against her on December 11, because they would know their votes were conscience-salving protest votes, rather than deal-destroying and possibly government-wrecking extreme sabotage.

Global Media USA circulates United Nations resolution that would condemn Hamas rockets
Author: 0 USA circulates United Nations resolution that would condemn Hamas rockets

He was the only person invited to speak as "the" representative of 'civil society.' When he ended his extraordinary tirade with 'give us a free Palestine from the river to the sea, ' his words were met by a round of applause. On Twitter, the author refuted this, writing "I was talking about full citizenship rights [for Palestinians] in Israel and a redrawing of the pre-1967 borders".

Global Media World leaders welcome Saudi prince at G20, avoiding isolation
Author: 0 World leaders welcome Saudi prince at G20, avoiding isolation

Meanwhile, bin Salman talked with world leaders as accusations swirled about the gruesome killing of Khashoggi , who was tortured before he died. "We suggest renaming the street address of the Saudi Embassy into Jamal Khashoggi Way to be a daily reminder to Saudi officials" that such killings are "totally unacceptable and as an expression of Washington's unstinting support for freedom of the press", the petition states.

Global Media What is the G20 summit and why does it matter?
Author: 0 What is the G20 summit and why does it matter?

However, delegates to the Buenos Aires talks said good progress had been made on economic sections of the final communique overnight. The two superpowers have been fighting a trade war, which is threatening to hurt the global economy as billions of dollars of tariffs have been slapped on products.

Global Media China hopes for positive results from U.S. talks at G20
Author: 0 China hopes for positive results from U.S. talks at G20

With a major United Nations meeting on climate change starting next week in Poland straight after the G20, Guterres said "this is a make-it-or-break-it moment". Instead, Lighthizer's statement escalated the dispute further, saying: "China's aggressive, state-directed industrial policies are causing severe harm to U.S.

Global Media Michael Cohen Pleads Guilty To Lying To Congress
Author: 0 Michael Cohen Pleads Guilty To Lying To Congress

The guilty plea explains that Cohen lied to Congressional committees about the Trump Organization's efforts during the presidential campaign to build a Trump Tower in Moscow. Attorney's Office for the Southern District of New York's criminal probe. "This is one more example of one of the president's closest allies lying about their ties to Russia and Russians", he said.

Global Media Ivanka Trump defends her use of private email account
Author: 0 Ivanka Trump defends her use of private email account

President Trump , a Republican, repeatedly criticized Clinton during the 2016 presidential election campaign over her use of personal email and a private server while she was USA secretary of state, vowing to investigate her and spurring cries of "lock her up" among his supporters.

Global Media Cindy Hyde-Smith wins runoff for Senate seat in Mississippi
Author: 0 Cindy Hyde-Smith wins runoff for Senate seat in Mississippi

Most notably, at a public campaign event, Hyde-Smith said that if a supporter invited her to "a public hanging , I'd be on the front row". "But here's the nuance: voters that were angry and frustrated by her comments and who theoretically could have moved to Espy were being reminded by the left's independent expenditures here how they - the left - really feel about those potential crossover-voters by actually attacking a lot of their sensibilities with alarming photos of lynching and ...

Global Media ‘Danger to life’ weather warning issued for Sheffield
Author: 0 ‘Danger to life’ weather warning issued for Sheffield

Met Office spokesman Richard Miles said: "We can expect gusts of 60mph and in the most exposed westerly places along the western coast from Cornwall to the Shetland Islands could see gusts of up to 70mph". Oldhamers are being warned today (Wednesday) to brace themselves for the arrival of Storm Diana, which is due to hit the borough tomorrow. It is threatening the Azores at present and is due to make itself felt over western parts of the United Kingdom from tomorrow.

Global Media Holy cow! Giant steer ‘Knickers’ stands head and shoulders over herd
Author: 0 Holy cow! Giant steer ‘Knickers’ stands head and shoulders over herd

Knickers is significantly heavier and taller than that. This may not be the last we hear of Knickers either, with Pearson predicting the giant cow will be around for a few more years to come. "We have a high turnover of cattle and he was lucky enough to stay behind", said Pearson. "I wouldn't be able to put it through a processing facility", he said.

Global Media Lion Air crash investigation reveals how pilots fought hard to save plane
Author: 0 Lion Air crash investigation reveals how pilots fought hard to save plane

The plane crashed just 15 minutes after the flight took off from Jakarta on October 29, with the system showing it dipped up and down more than 26 times during that brief period. When the sensors transmitted faulty data to the cockpit of Flight 610, the new MCAS system sensed a stall - that point at which a plane is so vertical that it is in danger of falling from the sky - and sought to correct for it by repeatedly pointing the nose of the aircraft down.

Global Media As far as Russian Federation knows, the Trump-Putin meeting is still on
Author: 0 As far as Russian Federation knows, the Trump-Putin meeting is still on

The controversial measures will last for 30 days and will restrict some civil liberties such as the right to protest. The number of Russian units deployed along the Ukraine-Russian border has "grown dramatically" while the number of Russian tanks has tripled, Poroshenko said, citing intelligence reports but giving no precise timescale for the buildup.

Global Media Ukraine: Parliament approves martial law for 30 days
Author: 0 Ukraine: Parliament approves martial law for 30 days

The country's parliament granted him emergency powers in certain areas of the country it considered most vulnerable to attack, and suspended elections for 30 days . "Sanctions, they do bite". A court in Russian-controlled Crimea has ordered that 12 of the Ukrainian sailors captured during clashes with Russian forces on Sunday be detained for two months, a move likely to further inflame tensions between the two countries.

Global Media United States judge delays ruling on 'interesting' Julian Assange case
Author: 0 United States judge delays ruling on 'interesting' Julian Assange case

A well-placed source has told the Guardian that Manafort went to see Assange around March 2016. Manafort and WikiLeaks both said there were no such meetings. Stone, who reportedly recommended Trump hire Manafort and tweeted out cryptic notes during the lead up to the election, has denied any wrongdoing and has repeatedly said publicly he had no knowledge of where the Democratic emails came from.

Global Media Taiwan rejects same-sex marriage
Author: 0 Taiwan rejects same-sex marriage

In May 2017, the Council of Grand Justices in Taipei ordered that legislation be adopted within the next two years to enshrine marriage equality into law . Campaigners fear the eventual legislation would be weaker, the BBC reported. One possible outcome could be that gay couples are given legal protection - but not allowed to get married, according to the BBC report.

Global Media U.S. blizzard: snowy scenes cause chaos across the Midwest
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A screen displays flight status information at O'Hare International Airport in Chicago late Sunday, with several cancellations noted. "It's all part of the Thanksgiving travel experience when you're flying somewhere", McCoy said . They're also monitoring possible power outages. A blizzard and winter storm warning was in effect through 6 a.m. on Monday across northeast Missouri and into southeast Wisconsin and northeast IL, including the greater Chicago area.

Global Media Man who shot woman at Florida Walmart turned gun on self
Author: 0 Man who shot woman at Florida Walmart turned gun on self

He said the victim and the suspect dated for about nine months but were now apart and had been arguing all day. Johnson wanted to get back together, but she did not, Ballard said. No additional details are available. Colleen Wade tells the Ocala Star-Banner the man then calmly left the store on Saturday afternoon. The shooting escalated from an argument between the two that led to Cronin screaming for help, according to authorities.

Global Media Trump urges Mexico to send migrants home; 42 arrested
Author: 0 Trump urges Mexico to send migrants home; 42 arrested

Officials used tear gas to repel the migrants , who are largely from Honduras, El Salvador and Guatemala and who had apparently grown frustrated with how long the asylum process is taking. "Nobody's coming into our country unless they come in legally". Large groups of migrants have tried crossing the border before, with a group of more than 100 clashing with Border Patrol agents in November 2013.

Global Media Why Cold Snaps Don't Disprove Climate Change
Author: 0 Why Cold Snaps Don't Disprove Climate Change

President Trump's administration produced a study from 13 federal agencies and more than 300 climate scientists saying that climate change will be catastrophic to the US economy. With climate change , there are other facets of climate change : the frequency intensity of hurricanes , how often cloudiness occurs where you live, sea level rise.

Global Media Roger Stone associate in plea talks with Mueller's team
Author: 0 Roger Stone associate in plea talks with Mueller's team

Earlier this month Corsi said publicly that he expected to be charged with lying to federal investigators even though he was innocent of wrongdoing. Jerome Corsi , conspiracy theorist and ally of Roger Stone , is reportedly in plea negotiations with the special counsel's office.

Global Media Trump trans troops move pulls supreme court further into political mire
Author: 0 Trump trans troops move pulls supreme court further into political mire

Donald Trump has asked the Supreme Court to fast-track a review of his administration's proposed transgender military ban. In 2016, then-Defense Secretary Ashton B. According to reports Friday, the White House is asking the court to take up three challenges to the policy. An Obama policy allowed them to serve in the military.

Global Media Uganda president says capsized cruise boat was overloaded, 29 dead
Author: 0 Uganda president says capsized cruise boat was overloaded, 29 dead

The boat carrying almost 100 revelers sank in bad weather on Saturday in the latest deadly incident to affect passenger boats on Africa's largest lake. Many Ugandans are questioning the worthiness of the boat. "Help us!' and the boat was sinking very quickly", Sam Tukei, one of several men who used fishermen's canoes to try to rescue people, told the Associated Press.

Global Media India struggles to recover American killed by tribe
Author: 0 India struggles to recover American killed by tribe

Contact with this, and other endangered Andaman tribes, is legally forbidden because of the risk of them contracting diseases which their immune systems are not able to deal with, according to a BBC report about the incident. Exactly what happened next is unclear but the fishermen have told police Mr Chau was set upon from the moment his feet touched the sand. Police said Chau had visited the Andamans, which are scattered across the juncture of the Bay of Bengal and the Andaman Sea, four ...

Global Media Migrants trying to hop border fence hit with tear gas
Author: 0 Migrants trying to hop border fence hit with tear gas

The migrants carried hand-painted American and Honduran flags as they called for their asylum applications to be processed more quickly, chanting: "We are not criminals!" Mr Trump has repeatedly warned that the large group of migrants moving through Mexico toward the U.S.

Global Media No Brexit is more likely than no-deal, says Amber Rudd
Author: 0 No Brexit is more likely than no-deal, says Amber Rudd

Banks fell as much as 1.6 per cent and mining companies and other resources firms dropped almost 2 per cent before clawing some ground back. That reflected the bitter Sino-U.S. A Brexit-backing minister said that the negotiation process was "not over until it's over" and it was now a case of "who blinks first" as Brussels did not want either the backstop to be implemented or the prospect of the United Kingdom crashing out without a deal.

Global Media Central Intelligence Agency didn’t conclude Saudi prince ordered murder, it’s just a feeling
Author: 0 Central Intelligence Agency didn’t conclude Saudi prince ordered murder, it’s just a feeling

Worldwide pressure has mounted on Riyadh to find those responsible for the grisly murder of Khashoggi , a journalist who had been critical of Prince Mohammed. "The world is a very vicious place". Members of Congress, and the intelligence and foreign policy community question the relationship's significance despite Trump's insistence on the value of Saudi arms purchases as well as the kingdom's importance in managing oil prices and supporting United States policy in the Middle East.

Author: 0 Woman butchers, cooks lover for breaking up in UAE

During the police investigation, the woman said that after chopping her ex-boyfriend's body, she minced and cooked his flesh in a traditional Arabic dish. Initially, the woman denied the killing, claiming she simply kicked her former loved out of their home. The 36-year-old victim was rushed to the Lagos Island General Hospital where he died due to the injury sustained when his wife allegedly stabbed him.

Global Media Thursday could be the coldest Thanksgiving on record
Author: 0 Thursday could be the coldest Thanksgiving on record

This colder, drier air mass is a very stable one, though. Electricity consumption is well above forecast , according to grid operator ISO New England. Travel weather will be fairly nice across most of the country on Wednesday . Snowy and windy conditions are likely over the Sierra passes above 7,500 feet starting Wednesday morning.

Global Media Ivanka Trump Used Email Account For Gov Business
Author: 0 Ivanka Trump Used Email Account For Gov Business

Trump sometimes used her private account, nearly always for logistics and scheduling concerning her family". But political observers were quick to note how bad the optics are, given her father's call to lock up Hillary Clinton over her use of her family's private server.

Global Media US envoy hopes for peace deal with Taliban
Author: 0 US envoy hopes for peace deal with Taliban

Without referring explicitly to the talks in Qatar, Khalilzad told a news conference Sunday in the Afghan capital Kabul "I am talking to all interested parties, all Afghan groups. A Taliban delegation met with Khalilzad in Doha in October to discuss ending the Afghan conflict. Fighting in the insurgency-battered Afghanistan has claimed 66 lives, mostly Taliban fighters over the past two days, officials said Saturday.

Global Media Airbnb removes listings in disputed West Banks settlements
Author: 0 Airbnb removes listings in disputed West Banks settlements

Israel says such an argument is a pretext for avoiding direct peace talks, and that the fate of settlements should be negotiated in accordance with peace accords signed with the Palestinians in 1993. "It is thanks to the hard work of activists in this coalition and around the world that Airbnb will no longer be profiting from Israeli apartheid in the West Bank", Ariel Gold, national co-director of the anti-war group Codepink, told the Sputnik News Agency .

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