• George HW Bush blasts Trump in new book: 'I don't like him'
George HW Bush blasts Trump in new book: 'I don't like him'

Bush gave a speech last month that condemned bigotry, bullying and lies in United States politics in what was widely seen as a broadside against Trump even though the president was not mentioned by name. The two men, who served in the White House for a combined 20 years, revealed their assessment of the new commander-in-chief and the state of t...

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  • Saudi Arabia intercepts ballistic missile northeast of Riyadh
Saudi Arabia intercepts ballistic missile northeast of Riyadh

A loud explosion has been heard near Riyadh's airport, with unconfirmed reports saying Saudi Arabia intercepted a ballistic missile from Yemen. Saudi forces this year have reportedly shot down several missiles from the Yemeni rebels on multiple occasion and is now leading a military campaign against them.

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  • Iraqi Forces Enter al-Qaim in 'Last Big Fight' against ISIS
Iraqi Forces Enter al-Qaim in 'Last Big Fight' against ISIS

Even as the Syrian government assault was nearing completion, Iraqi forces entered Al-Qaim yesterday, military commanders said, unleashing a barrage of artillery fire along with Iraqi and US-led coalition air strikes. ISIS is also under pressure from separate offensives by Syrian regime and US-backed forces in the Syrian province of Deir Ezzor that...

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  • SC asks banks to specify deadline for linking Aadhar with accounts
SC asks banks to specify deadline for linking Aadhar with accounts

According to a report in a leading news paper, the government has made a decision to extend the deadline for linking Aadhaar with existing bank accounts from December 31, 2017 to March 31. Hearing a batch of PILs seeking an interim order, the bench said, "Time has already been extended up to December 31". A division bench headed by justice A....

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  • What has 'out-on-bail' Virbhadra done for Himachal, asks PM Modi
What has 'out-on-bail' Virbhadra done for Himachal, asks PM Modi

Talking about last election In Himachal Pradesh, the Congress won 36 of the 68 seats in 2012 with a vote share of 42.81 percent, while the BJP bagged 26 seats with a 38.47 percent vote share. Himachal people and Gujarat people should ask them what is the Congress' stand on the issue of Rohingyas. "You have the opportunity to dismiss those who lo...

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  • Massive fire extinguisher recall; more than 37.8 million devices recalled
Massive fire extinguisher recall; more than 37.8 million devices recalled

Kidde is recalling two styles Plastic handle and plastic push-button fire extinguishers. After Rosko's auto struck a tree and burst into flames, emergency responders first tried to use fire extinguishers to put out the fire but they didn't work, according to the CPSC.

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  • RECALL ALERT: 37-million fire extinguishers being recalled
RECALL ALERT: 37-million fire extinguishers being recalled

More than 37.8 million Kidde fire extinguishers are being recalled because they may not work during a fire. Nozzles can also pop off with enough force to be a risky projectile. The recall covers 134 models of push-button and plastic-handle extinguishers in the U.S. and Canada made from 1973 through to 15 August of this year.

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  • Spain Could Issue An Arrest Warrant For Ousted Catalan Leader
Spain Could Issue An Arrest Warrant For Ousted Catalan Leader

The prosecutor has asked the National Court judge to issue an global arrest warrant against them. Puigdemont said he went to Belgium to garner support from the European Union - not because he's seeking political asylum. Ninety percent of voters were in favor of separating from Spain. Before appearing in court today (November 2), the pros...

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  • Novi CPA wants to make clear he's not 'that' George Papadopoulos
Novi CPA wants to make clear he's not 'that' George Papadopoulos

In the interview, Page also tried to downplay any contact he had with Papadopoulos, noting "there were tons of emails happening on a lot of different things" during his time with the campaign, but that he "definitely didn't hear anything" on Russian attempts to hack emails from Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton's campaign.

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  • Former Interim DNC Chair Calls Clinton Joint Fundraising Agreement A 'Cancer'
Former Interim DNC Chair Calls Clinton Joint Fundraising Agreement A 'Cancer'

Brazile describes an agreement between the Hillary Victory Fund , a joint fundraising organization between the campaign and the DNC , Hillary for America , Clinton's campaign, and the DNC. She said the issue would prove a test of new DNC leader Tom Perez , who will have to inspire "confidence that the party is working for Democrats rather than...

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  • What Russia problem? Facebook smashes earnings forecasts
What Russia problem? Facebook smashes earnings forecasts

Its average revenue generated per daily user, a number that explains how valuable each user is to the company, is the highest it's ever been at $7.54. "This is whole lot broader than simply the 2016 election", Sen. The illustration, which the group shared through its organizational page on the social networking site, was among the Russian-linke...

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  • Carolina Panthers Trade Kelvin Benjamin To The Buffalo Bills
Carolina Panthers Trade Kelvin Benjamin To The Buffalo Bills

McDermott was the Panthers' defensive coordinator prior to this year, his first in Buffalo , so has a good idea of what he's getting in the big-bodied receiver. Without Benjamin and tight end Greg Olsen not expected back from a surgically repaired foot for another month, Cam Newton is left without two unsafe weapons in his receiving corps.

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  • President of Iraq's Kurdish Region Resigns
President of Iraq's Kurdish Region Resigns

It urged Iraq and the KRG "to work urgently to resolve pending issues under the Iraqi constitution". The balance of power between Iraqi central government forces and the autonomous Kurdish region has been transformed since the Kurds staged their referendum on September 25.

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  • Trump Behind 'Big Lie Campaign' on Russian Investigation, Says John Podesta
Trump Behind 'Big Lie Campaign' on Russian Investigation, Says John Podesta

The Podesta Group is not named in the newly released indictments, but the company is one of two indirectly referenced in the charges. Later in the day, Podesta announced his resignation at a staff meeting at the Podesta Group's Washington headquarters.

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  • Several people killed as truck drives down New York City bike path
Several people killed as truck drives down New York City bike path

A witness said the man then fired the weapons - which sources said may have been a BB gun. NY police spokesperson J. Peter Donald tweeted at 3:21 p.m. O'Neill says the method of attack and the suspect's statement enabled officials "to label this a terrorist event". "I see two dead bodies and citibikes on the floor destroyed", a Twitter user wrote...

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  • Follow these Halloween safety tips while trick-or-treating
Follow these Halloween safety tips while trick-or-treating

In the past few years, more families in MI and across the nation have opted to hand out non-food treats at Halloween , such as small toys and games, which Sawyer said also makes the holiday more inclusive for kids with food allergies. "This generation of children could have shorter lives - actually as much as five years shorter lifespan - than...

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  • Facebook, Google, Twitter execs to testify about Russian misinformation campaigns
Facebook, Google, Twitter execs to testify about Russian misinformation campaigns

Facebook first informed lawmakers in September that it had identified 470 accounts linked to the Internet Research Agency, and that those accounts spent approximately $100,000 on more than 3,000 ads between June 2015 and August 2017. The mutual substance that Facebook gauges achieved 126 million Americans was likely hard, if certainly feasible, for...

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  • Nationals name Cubs bench coach Dave Martinez their new manager
Nationals name Cubs bench coach Dave Martinez their new manager

Nationals General Manager Mike Rizzo was the scouting director for Arizona at the time. A former outfielder who played for nine different teams during his 16 years in the majors, he spent three and a half seasons with the Expos. He has interviewed for several openings in recent years, including the Nationals job four years ago, but to date has n...

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  • Tony Podesta reportedly leaving the lobbying firm he founded amid Mueller investigation
Tony Podesta reportedly leaving the lobbying firm he founded amid Mueller investigation

They were accused of hiding foreign accounts from the USA, failing to disclose their work for a foreign government and misrepresenting their work to authorities as recently as 2017, according to the indictment. The Podesta Group was one of several companies paid to work on a PR campaign organized by Manafort to promote Ukraine in the U.S. Manaf...

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  • Nationals won election for Coalition: Joyce
Nationals won election for Coalition: Joyce

His father was born in New Zealand and, despite being born in Australia and having never applied for NZ citizenship, the country claimed him as a citizen - ultimately leading to the High Court's ruling on Friday. All said they had not been aware of their dual citizenship when they ran for election. But he said there was a genuine uncertainty ov...

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  • Mueller files first charges in Trump-Russia investigation
Mueller files first charges in Trump-Russia investigation

Official Washington was abuzz this weekend over reports that a grand jury has charged at least one person stemming from the U.S. probe of Russia's attempts to tilt the 2016 presidential elections in Donald Trump's favor. His team is known to have conducted extensive interviews with several current and former White House officials. But Ch...

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  • IAEA says Iran implementing its nuclear deal commitments
IAEA says Iran implementing its nuclear deal commitments

Earlier, the IAEA chief met Iran's President Hassan Rouhani, Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and Iran's Atomic Energy Organisation chief Ali Akbar Salehi in Tehran. A country that has signed an worldwide and multilateral agreement does not have the right to deal with it in whatever way it likes, Rouhani said, referring to the US administrat...

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  • Powerful Storm Could Knock Out the Power Tonight
Powerful Storm Could Knock Out the Power Tonight

The strongest part of the storm will occur Sunday evening into the overnight. Below is the RPM computer model's forecast for wind gusts during the height of the storm (Sun10pm to Monday 4am). Even inland CT will experience winds 25-50 miles per hour, which is strong enough to cause power outages due to trees still having leaves on them. Ca...

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  • Kerala: Get me out, my father will kill me, says Hadiya
Kerala: Get me out, my father will kill me, says Hadiya

Hadiya got married to Shafin Jahan and their marriage was annulled by the Kerala High Court in May this year on a petition filed by her father. "I will be killed anytime, I am sure", Hadiya - who is in the middle of the state's love jihad controversy - is seen saying in the video clip.

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  • Nose of plane carrying Oklahoma City Thunder dented on flight to Chicago
Nose of plane carrying Oklahoma City Thunder dented on flight to Chicago

They noticed the damage after landing at Chicago's O'Hare Airport at 1.30am. Several Thunder fans suggested the damage could have been caused by a bird strike - like this American Airlines aircraft damaged on its way to Dallas, Texas previous year.

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  • Oil price tops $60 for first time in more than two years
Oil price tops $60 for first time in more than two years

Crude oil prices are trading flat early Thursday. Iraq, Bloomberg's data showed, shipped 18.8 million barrels to the U.S.in September, while Saudi exports to this destination came in 2.9 million bpd lower. At that time, the OPEC-led group may announce an extension of the production cuts beyond the March deadline. Traders were apparently not swa...

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  • Son of ex-Fox News host died of overdose, autopsy report says
Son of ex-Fox News host died of overdose, autopsy report says

Eric Chase's death has been ruled an accidental overdose that included opioids. Nick Smetzer said that on the evening of September 8, police found Eric Chase Bolling after officers responded to a call for an "unintended death". The announcement came hours after the network announced Bolling was leaving. The media outlets also reported that t...

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  • Singapore Claims the Title of World's Most Powerful Passport
Singapore Claims the Title of World's Most Powerful Passport

How does the Index work? . Arton uses the U.N.'s Development Programme Human Development Index, which rates countries on their perception overseas, to break ties, Forbes reports. The Nomad Passport Index , meanwhile, ranks 199 citizenships on five factors: visa-free travel, global taxation, perception, dual citizenship and personal freedom.

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  • Boy, 10, takes family auto, leads police on a high-speed chase
Boy, 10, takes family auto, leads police on a high-speed chase

The boy, who is from the Cleveland area, took the vehicle around 8:30 a.m. on Thursday as he was waiting for his older sister to take him to school, the New York Daily News reported . "Oh my f--g god". After the driver failed to stop, officers with the Westlake Police Department pursued the vehicle. The boy then eluded those officers through t...

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  • National Park Service Considers Fee Increases For Some Parks
National Park Service Considers Fee Increases For Some Parks

A pass to Shenandoah National Park now costs $25, while visits to some other parks, including the Grand Canyon , now cost $30. According to a fact sheet published by the department, annual park pass prices would increase to $75 at the 17 parks, up from $35-$60 now.

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