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Global Media Trump refuses to hear tape of 'vicious' Khashoggi murder
Author: 0 Trump refuses to hear tape of 'vicious' Khashoggi murder

Intelligence officials have been providing information to Trump about the death for weeks and he was briefed again by phone on Saturday by CIA Director Gina Haspel and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo as he flew to California to visit areas of the state hit by deadly wildfires.

Global Media 'Allies owe each other respect,' Macron says of Trump tweets
Author: 0 'Allies owe each other respect,' Macron says of Trump tweets

In a series of earlier tweets, Mr Trump launched an attack on Mr Macron over his "very low approval rating" and issued a gibe at France's defeat and occupation by Nazi Germany in World War Two. More broadly, Macron's response and his initial provocation of Trump by denouncing nationalism show that the French leader realizes that politics is about much more than personalities.

Global Media Trump Is Finished Drafting Answers to Mueller Questions
Author: 0 Trump Is Finished Drafting Answers to Mueller Questions

REUTERS/Yuri Gripas President Donald Trump waves after answering questions from members of the media as he leaves the White House, Saturday Nov. 17, 2018, in Washington , en route to see fire damage in California. "The witch hunt, as I call it, should never have taken place". Trump fired Attorney General Jeff Sessions and named Sessions' chief of staff Matthew Whitaker as acting attorney general on November 7.

Global Media Death toll from California wildfire rises to 76
Author: 0 Death toll from California wildfire rises to 76

The tour came as firefighters raced to get ahead of strong winds expected overnight and authorities struggled to locate 1,276 people who were listed as missing. Northern California's Camp Fire has destroyed almost 10,000 homes and torched 233 square miles (603 square kilometres). The National Weather Service warned that on Sunday, the area could get 20 miles per hour sustained winds and 40 miles per hour gusts, which could make it hard for crews to continue making progress against the blaze.

Global Media Facebook (FB) issues its first content removal report since May, reports progress
Author: 0 Facebook (FB) issues its first content removal report since May, reports progress

Facebook said most of the fake accounts it found were financially motivated, rather than aimed at misinformation. The New York Times reported Wednesday that in October 2017 Facebook hired Washington-based consultancy firm Definers Public Affairs as it sought to recover its public image in the wake of allegations that Russian Federation spent hundreds of thousands of dollars on fake accounts that spread content seen by 126 million people meant to damage Democratic presidential ...

Global Media Homeless man in $400,000 GoFundMe benefit arrested
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The couple had said they met Bobbitt when he gave his last $20 to McClure, who was stranded on Interstate 95 in Philadelphia , so she could put gas in her auto, then started the GoFundMe campaign as a way to thank him. Coffina noted D'Aminco and McClure were in custody since Wednesday night while Bobbitt was awaiting extradition from Philadelphia . Coffina also noted that the story of the empty gas tank is not new to Bobbitt.

Global Media North Korea says it has tested 'ultramodern tactical weapon'
Author: 0 North Korea says it has tested 'ultramodern tactical weapon'

Washington insists the measures should stay in place until the North's "final, fully verified" denuclearization. Pyongyang's suspension of nuclear weapon and ballistic missile tests has been key to this year's rapid diplomatic developments and North Korean-US negotiations, and has been repeatedly praised by President Donald Trump.

Global Media Stormy Daniels' lawyer arrested on suspicion of domestic violence
Author: 0 Stormy Daniels' lawyer arrested on suspicion of domestic violence

But he brought it up while noting Avenatti's major role in the Brett Kavanaugh confirmation hearings through his representation of Julie Swetnick , whose allegations against Kavanaugh came under scrutiny last month . Avenatti remained in custody Wednesday evening and a call and text message seeking comment weren't immediately returned. On Wednesday, TMZ reported that a woman ran out of the apartment building in Century City and was on the sidewalk on her cellphone with sunglasses ...

Global Media Teams search for bodies in California after wildfire claims 42 lives
Author: 0 Teams search for bodies in California after wildfire claims 42 lives

Firefighters from California's Foster City Fire Department on Monday came to the rescue of a cat who was burned in the Camp Fire , which has left at least 48 people dead and over 100 missing. More than 50,000 people have fled the Camp blaze, according to member station KQED . Forecasts called for winds to pick up again Monday night in Butte County, though with less force than previous days, National Weather Service meteorologist Aviva Braun told reporters.

Global Media Democrat Kyrsten Sinema wins Arizona US Senate seat
Author: 0 Democrat Kyrsten Sinema wins Arizona US Senate seat

Some have speculated that McSally will get another shot at the Senate after losing her election, but that seems unlikely at this point. "Kyrsten has been a champion fighting for Arizonan's health and rights since her days in the Arizona House of Representatives and we look forward to continuing our work together".

Global Media Broward Voting Official Contadicts Herself in Interview
Author: 0 Broward Voting Official Contadicts Herself in Interview

Amid some Republican complaints about a recount delay, Snipes vowed, "We'll make the deadlines if we have to work 24 hours a day". Still, there's not much choice but for Florida to go through the process. Nevertheless, he concluded, the setup is ripe for corruption and Scott must recuse himself. Common Cause and the League of Women Voters sued to push Scott to remove himself from the process.

Global Media LGBT people arrive in Tijuana after breaking away from migrant caravan
Author: 0 LGBT people arrive in Tijuana after breaking away from migrant caravan

He ran quickly back to the fence. "They experienced a lot of violence, including having the shelter they were staying in robbed and set on fire", said immigration attorney Nicole Ramos. "Citizens of countries outside Central America, including countries in the Middle East, Africa, South Asia, and elsewhere are now traveling through Mexico toward the U.S".

Global Media Malibu Orders All Residents to Evacuate as Woolsey Fire Spreads
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A wildfire known as the Camp Fire has killed five and burned numerous structures in Paradise, California , as mandatory evacuations affected tens of thousands of people in both Northern and Southern California. Herrera, who lives in Paradise with her 88-year-old husband, Lou, left a frantic voicemail around 9:30 a.m. saying they needed to get out. "The town is devastated, everything is destroyed", said California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (Cal Fire) spokesman Scott ...

Global Media Macron warns rising risk of nationalism to world peace
Author: 0 Macron warns rising risk of nationalism to world peace

Macron is expected to speak and light a flame in honour of an unknown soldier who was killed in the war and whose remains are buried with others under the triumphal arch. The visit made clear that, almost two years after taking office, Mr Trump has dramatically upended decades of American foreign policy posture, shaking allies.

Global Media Congressional Responses to Sessions Firing Seek to Protect Mueller
Author: 0 Congressional Responses to Sessions Firing Seek to Protect Mueller

When you say "doctored" you're a dishonest guy!" Rosenstein told reporters Friday that based on his experiences with Whitaker, "I think he's a superb choice for attorney general ". McConnell also echoed Trumps' warnings on investigations, saying: "The Democrats in the House will have to decide just how much presidential harassment they think is good strategy".

Global Media California Wildfires: How to Help and Where to Donate
Author: 0 California Wildfires: How to Help and Where to Donate

But what they saw when they stepped outside shocked them. It destroyed more than 6,700 buildings, almost all of them homes. Images from Paradise have showed the sky filled with acrid smoke, nearly blotting out the sun. Malibu City Councilman Jefferson "Zuma Jay" Wagner has been hospitalized after losing his home in the Woolsey fire , according to city officials.

Global Media Government asserts dissolving Parliament, setting dates for polls legal
Author: 0 Government asserts dissolving Parliament, setting dates for polls legal

Namal Rajapaksa, an ex-lawmaker and son of Rajapaksa, said the SLFP's policies had not been pursued by Sirisena in the coalition government with the Wickremesinghe-led centre-right United National Party (UNP). "A desperate president without a majority, now resorts to more desperate measures by illegally dissolving parliament", Samaraweera said. "Sirisena has relegated the constitution to toilet paper".

Global Media Khashoggi corpse went down the drains
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Thus investigators claim that the body of the Saudi journalist was disposed off as liquid through the drains, added the paper without revealing the sources. We gave them to Saudi Arabia, we gave them to Washington, to the Germans, to the French, to the English. "We gave it to Saudi Arabia", President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said at the Ankara airport before departing for Paris for commemorations to mark the 100th anniversary of the end of World War I.

Global Media Police say treating Melbourne stabbing as a terror attack
Author: 0 Police say treating Melbourne stabbing as a terror attack

A video shared on Twitter clearly showed the attacker, a dark-skinned middle-aged man wearing a black sweatshirt, viciously swinging the knife he used to stab the civilians at police officers at the scene. The officers were seen trying for at least a minute to detain the man peaceably as his attacks on them continued, before one office shot him with a weapon.

Global Media Thousand Oaks shooter’s high school coach says he sexually assaulted her
Author: 0 Thousand Oaks shooter’s high school coach says he sexually assaulted her

The gunman, 28-year-old Ian David Long , was an ex-Marine who had served in Afghanistan . Soon after the shooting started, Sergeant Ron Helus , a veteran of 29 years, was first on the scene and entered the bar with another policeman. "He said Helus was on the phone with his wife when he got the report of the shooting and he told her, "'Hey, I have to go. "I want gun control".

Global Media United States mid-terms: Polls open for Trump’s ‘referendum’
Author: 0 United States mid-terms: Polls open for Trump’s ‘referendum’

Joe Donnelly versus Republican Mike Braun in IN; and Democratic Sen. If Bredesen wins, he'll be Tennessee's first Democrat Senator since Al Gore in the early 1990s. Meanwhile, several 2020 presidential prospects easily won re-election, including Sens. All three and Sherrod Brown, a pro-labor senator victorious in OH, are considered potential 2020 Democratic presidential contenders.

Global Media Shark attack: Man dies in popular Aussie tourist spot
Author: 0 Shark attack: Man dies in popular Aussie tourist spot

A crew member of Royal Automobile Club of Queensland, which provided the rescue helicopter that transported the bite victim, described the man's injuries as " absolutely horrific ". Sea World's director of marine sciences Trevor Long said our three most unsafe sharks all had different feeding patterns but there were similarities in the way they hunted their prey.

Global Media At least 13 killed in California bar shooting including gunman
Author: 0 At least 13 killed in California bar shooting including gunman

The gunman was throwing smoke grenades all over the place. The official was not authorized to discuss the investigation publicly and spoke on condition of anonymity. Officers from at least three law-enforcement agencies combed the area around the Borderline Bar & Grill in search of the gunman who opened fire on the popular country-and-Western venue about 11:20 p.m.

Global Media Fox News Calls Sean Hannity’s Appearance at Trump Rally an ‘Unfortunate Distraction’
Author: 0 Fox News Calls Sean Hannity’s Appearance at Trump Rally an ‘Unfortunate Distraction’

The two popular anchors were invited on stage at his rally in Cape Girardeau, Missouri, on November 5. Still, Republican voters tended to be overwhelmingly supportive of the president. Trump said in a tweet that did not mention the loss of GOP control of the House. "We were all told that Hannity was going to interview the president, but no one that I spoke with expected what happened last night", the employee said.

Global Media Florida midterm elections result: Trump hails VICTORY as Governor Ron DeSantis wins
Author: 0 Florida midterm elections result: Trump hails VICTORY as Governor Ron DeSantis wins

USA residents are waking up to the midterm election results, in what is a big change for U.S. congress. We could not be more thankful for the support that was shown by each and every one of you. Trump and Mr. DeSantis as well that the politics of hatred and of division and of separation, that they come to an end, at least in this election, that's what we're going to show.

Global Media Here’s Donald Trump Calling a Black Reporter’s Question About White Supremacy
Author: 0 Here’s Donald Trump Calling a Black Reporter’s Question About White Supremacy "Racist"

Mr Trump had called the conference to trumpet his party's success in Tuesday's midterm elections, but the press briefing turned hostile when he opened the floor to questions . The way you treat Sarah Huckabee Sanders is awful. "That's true", said Trump. "You should not treat people that way". Trump continued: " CNN should be ashamed of themselves having you working for them.

Global Media El Chapo's United States drugs trial kicks off under tight security
Author: 0 El Chapo's United States drugs trial kicks off under tight security

USA prosecutors have spent years piecing together a sweeping case against Guzman, which they hope will end with the 61-year-old spending the rest of his life in a maximum-security United States prison. In the United States, opioid addiction has spiraled into an epidemic. Potential jurors were quizzed Monday, Nov. 5, 2018, about their attitudes on drug trafficking and how much attention they've paid to news reports about Guzman.

Global Media Muslim women elected to US Congress for the first time
Author: 0 Muslim women elected to US Congress for the first time

For Tlaib, Tuesday's election marks the second time she will have made history in recent years. Following her win in 2016, Omar said her political involvement had become more than "about me or the win or the loss". Keith Ellison was the first Muslim to win a seat in Congress. The other was Rashida Tlaib , of MI. Minnesota state data showed Omar winning by a large margin, and MI media reported that Tlaib had won.

Global Media Iran urges UN to hold US to account over sanctions
Author: 0 Iran urges UN to hold US to account over sanctions

In a big relief for India, which is the third largest importer of crude oil in the world, U.S. has exempted it from oil sanctions on Iran along with seven other countries. Iran's clerical rulers dismissed the curbs. "Allowing these activities to continue for the time being will improve ongoing oversight of Iran's civil nuclear program", Pompeo said, "and make these facilities less susceptible to illicit and illegal nuclear uses".

Global Media Gubernatorial candidates campaign in final hours of race
Author: 0 Gubernatorial candidates campaign in final hours of race

Personal data was again exposed for Georgia voters - 6.7 million at the time - as were passwords used by county officials to access files. A saying made most popular by Hall of Fame quarterback Joe Montana, but it seemingly applies to politics in this midterm election season.

Global Media Rihanna endorses Florida gubernatorial candidate Andrew Gillum
Author: 0 Rihanna endorses Florida gubernatorial candidate Andrew Gillum

Bill Nelson , and former Rep. Ron DeSantis , who hopes to succeed Scott as governor. Trump received the type of jobs report that any president would envy heading into the final days before the midterm elections. One estimate shows that least 20 million people have voted in the election, with some states' early voting numbers on track to exceed the 2014 election, CNN reported .

Global Media Driver was huffing before Wis. crash that killed 4
Author: 0 Driver was huffing before Wis. crash that killed 4

A young driver was inhaling chemical vapours, or huffing, just prior to striking and killing three Girl Scouts and a mother and critically injuring a fourth girl who had been picking up trash along a rural Wisconsin highway, police said Monday.

Global Media Indonesia Lion Air Jet's Flight Recorder Found 3 Days After Crash
Author: 0 Indonesia Lion Air Jet's Flight Recorder Found 3 Days After Crash

Indonesia's military chief said he believed the plane had been located, and a transport safety official said divers would be sent to confirm the origin of a "ping" signal picked up by a search and rescue team late on Tuesday. Mr Ayorbaba, who travelled often around Indonesia for business, shared the video on WhatsApp with his wife, Inchy Ayorbaba, the Associated Press reported.

Global Media Ethnic Tamil party pledges vote against Sri Lankan strongman
Author: 0 Ethnic Tamil party pledges vote against Sri Lankan strongman

Guterres "offered assistance in facilitating a dialogue with all the parties to resolve the situation", it said. As per section 42 (4) the Constitution of Sri Lanka , President can appoint a person who according to his belief can win the confidence of the House of Representatives as the Prime Minister.

Global Media Iran will sell its oil despite United States sanctions - President Rouhani
Author: 0 Iran will sell its oil despite United States sanctions - President Rouhani

Watch the efforts that President Trump's policies have achieved. The Iran nuclear deal was drawn up by the Obama administration and was agreed to by the UK, Russia, France, China, Germany and the EU. "Secretary Pompeo has been very clear that we have an ear open to what is possible". Meanwhile, Iran's supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said on Saturday that President Donald Trump has "disgraced" U.S.

Global Media Trump slams Donnelly over ads for Libertarian candidate
Author: 0 Trump slams Donnelly over ads for Libertarian candidate

In a Real Clear Politics averaging of polls, Democrats lead Republicans on a generic congressional ballot 49.3 percent to 42.1 percent. It's also believed that Robert Mueller will announce his findings on alleged collusion between the Trump campaign and Russian Federation.

Global Media Oprah campaigns for Democrat Stacey Abrams for Georgia governor
Author: 0 Oprah campaigns for Democrat Stacey Abrams for Georgia governor

She faces Republican Brian Kemp , who was appearing with Vice President Mike Pence at a trio of events in the state Thursday. "He's wrong", Abrams said on CNN's "State of the Union". During his speech, Pence tried to counter Abrams' liberal appeal with a folky message: " This ain't Hollywood ". Former President Barack Obama will campaign for Abrams tomorrow.

Global Media EU slams re-imposition of US sanctions on Iran
Author: 0 EU slams re-imposition of US sanctions on Iran

This was a major impediment for India as it is heavily dependent on Iranian oil. "The Iranians have perfected their game working under sanctions". US officials said Friday that Washington was adding 700 individuals and entities to its Iran blacklist and pressuring the global SWIFT banking network to cut off Tehran when expanded sanctions are put in place next week.

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