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World French remarks on Khashoggi affair prompt Turkish anger
Author: 0 French remarks on Khashoggi affair prompt Turkish anger

Trudeau, who became the first Western leader to acknowledge that his country had obtained tapes of the Washington Post journalist's murder, said he had not heard the recordings himself. A Saudi-led coalition allied with the internationally recognized Yemeni government has been fighting Yemen's Shiite rebels, known as Houthis, since 2015 in an attempt to restore the mostly exiled government to power.

World Johnson calls for Cabinet mutiny over PM's Brexit plans
Author: 0 Johnson calls for Cabinet mutiny over PM's Brexit plans

But as domestic opposition builds, momentum seems to be fading for getting a deal done quickly. Theresa May is to meet her Cabinet ministers on a one-to-one basis on Tuesday evening to run through the detail. The source said that a deal would need to be secured by the end of play on Wednesday, if a summit was to be agreed this month. While officials choreograph the biggest divorce deal in European Union history, it remains unclear whether May can get a deal through parliament, where ...

World Trump threatens to revoke more reporters' press credentials
Author: 0 Trump threatens to revoke more reporters' press credentials

The unusual suit, an escalation of Trump's longrunning war of words with CNN , seeks a judge's intervention after Trump banished Acosta from the White House grounds for an indefinite period after a brief altercation between Acosta and a White House press aide.

World Macron, Merkel, UN chief target Trump’s world view
Author: 0 Macron, Merkel, UN chief target Trump’s world view

Conceived as an annual gathering of all actors of global governance, from states and worldwide organizations to civil society, the Forum features projects and initiatives meant to improve global governance in five key domains: peace and security, environment, development, new technologies, and inclusive economy.

World Democrat Sinema wins US Senate seat in Arizona
Author: 0 Democrat Sinema wins US Senate seat in Arizona

The three-term congresswoman won after a slow vote count that dragged on for almost a week after voters went to the polls on November 6. Counting Sinema, there will be 47 U.S. But Republicans had hit her over her more liberal past when she was a state lawmaker, including for her anti-war stances and past protests. Never one to hew to the party line, she votes with President Donald Trump 62% of the time - a statistic that helps explain her narrow win in a place where Trump still remains ...

World Hillary will run for president again, says ex-aide
Author: 0 Hillary will run for president again, says ex-aide

But Penn is still being taken seriously by his new conservative friends as having deep insight into HRC's plans (much like former Clinton advisor and Penn ally Dick Morris was, years after he had definitively changed parties), even though he was kept miles away from her 2016 campaign.

World Trump leaves World War I commemorations isolated among allies
Author: 0 Trump leaves World War I commemorations isolated among allies

You have globalists. I also love the world and I don't mind helping the world, but we have to straighten out our country first. But Sunday, at the main ceremony to mark the signing of the World War I armistice 100 years ago, Macron again appeared to have Trump in his sights as he attacked nationalism.

World New Death Toll Makes Camp Fire Deadliest in State History
Author: 0 New Death Toll Makes Camp Fire Deadliest in State History

Smoke and ash have left millions of Californians exposed to air quality rated at "unhealthy" or "very unhealthy" levels, with residents of Los Angeles , Sacramento and the Bay Area warned against spending time outdoors. On Sunday, Butler took to his Instagram page to share a photo of himself stood outside his former home with the remains of a totally burnt-out truck just behind him.

World North Korea maintaining more than a dozen missile launch sites, photos show
Author: 0 North Korea maintaining more than a dozen missile launch sites, photos show

North Korea is operating at least 13 undeclared bases to hide mobile, nuclear-capable missiles, a new study released Monday has found, raising fresh doubts over US President Donald Trump's signature foreign policy initiative. Under doveish South Korean President Moon Jae-in, Seoul has pursued a policy of engagement with its isolated, nuclear-armed neighbor, in contrast with the USA which insists pressure should be maintained on Pyongyang until it denuclearizes.

World Jo Johnson resigns as minister over Brexit
Author: 0 Jo Johnson resigns as minister over Brexit

If these four ministers quit, five will have left May's government over Brexit after Jo Johnson resigned as transport minister on Friday . "This is the moment she has to face down Brussels and make it clear to them that they need to compromise, or we will leave without a deal ", a senior cabinet minister told the Times .

World President Trump Threatens to Pull Federal Funding Over Deadly California Wildfires
Author: 0 President Trump Threatens to Pull Federal Funding Over Deadly California Wildfires

He blamed the fires - still burning in both Northern and Souther California - on "gross mismanagement of the forests". "This event was the worst-case scenario". On the outskirts of town, Patrick Knuthson, a fourth-generation resident, said only two of the 22 homes that once stood on his street are still there - his and a neighbour's.

World Mississippi Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith Make Lynching Joke, Twitter Reacts
Author: 0 Mississippi Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith Make Lynching Joke, Twitter Reacts

Hyde-Smith herself released a statement in her defense, claiming she was speaking in exaggerations when she said that if the cattle rancher she was campaigning with had "invited me to a public hanging , I'd be on the front row". Espy, an African-American from Yazoo City, was swift in his reproach of her comments, calling them "harmful" and "hurtful to millions of Mississippians" on CNN's New Day Monday.

World France's Macron defends Europe from all sides _ including US
Author: 0 France's Macron defends Europe from all sides _ including US

Macron views himself as Europe's opponent to the rising sentiment of nationalism , according to the report. In a radio interview this week, Macron had named the United States alongside China and Russian Federation as sources of risk. Last to arrive was Russian President Vladimir Putin , who gave Mr Trump a brief thumbs-up as he greeted the others leaders. French President Emmanuel Macron will lead the global Armistice Day commemorations Sunday morning by the Tomb of the Unknown ...

World Butte County Sheriff Provides Update on Camp Fire
Author: 0 Butte County Sheriff Provides Update on Camp Fire

Borchard Community Center, Rancho Santa Susana Recreation Center, Camarillo Community Center, Thousand Oaks Teen Center, and Goebel Adult Community Center are open in Ventura County. "It was absolutely dark", said resident Mike Molloy, who said he made a split decision based on the wind to leave Thursday morning, packing only the minimum and joining a sea of other vehicles.

World Gaza mortar fire destroys Israeli bus, wounds at least 1
Author: 0 Gaza mortar fire destroys Israeli bus, wounds at least 1

So far, 3 palestinians have lost their lives in Israeli air raids. "In response to yesterday's crime, the joint command of Palestinian factions announce the beginning of bombardment of the enemy's settlements with scores of rockets", Hamas said in a statement after funerals were held for the militants.

World Stars lose homes to Malibu blaze
Author: 0 Stars lose homes to Malibu blaze

In the south, the Woolsey Fire has claimed two lives as it damaged beach resorts including Malibu . The deaths came as authorities in Northern California announced the death toll from a massive wildfire there has reached 29 people, matching the deadliest fire in state history.

World North and South Korea begin destroying border guard posts - worldwide
Author: 0 North and South Korea begin destroying border guard posts - worldwide

South Korea's Moon Jae-in administration is pushing to hold the fourth inter-Korean summit between Mr Moon and Mr Kim in Seoul within the year, in the hope of facilitating a breakthrough in the deadlocked US-North Korea talks. President Trump himself kept up the pretense last week by saying: "We're in no rush ". Now that the us midterm elections have taken place, there is no longer any reason to pretend that North Korea is ever going to denuclearize, so North Korea's child dictator may ...

World Top Air India pilot stares at 3-year ban over booze
Author: 0 Top Air India pilot stares at 3-year ban over booze

The New York Times reported this month that Japan Airlines apologized after one of its pilots admitted to having consumed two bottles of wine and five cans of beer - nearly 10 times over Britain's legal limit for pilots - before he was about to operate a flight from London to Tokyo.

World Putin says he had a good conversation with Trump in Paris
Author: 0 Putin says he had a good conversation with Trump in Paris

Afterwards, he planned to visit and deliver Veterans Day remarks at the Suresnes US cemetery and memorial outside Paris , where more than 1,500 Americans who died during the conflict are buried. As bells marking the armistice hour rang across Paris and in many nations ravaged by the four years of carnage, Macron and other leaders were still on their way to the centennial site at the Arc de Triomphe .

World McConnell Does Not Intend to Bring Mueller Protection Bill to Senate Floor
Author: 0 McConnell Does Not Intend to Bring Mueller Protection Bill to Senate Floor

On Friday as he left for Paris, the president dismissed the argument that Whitaker's past comments might disqualify him from overseeing the special counsel. Miller's legal team was given a similar order by the court for a legal brief regarding the impact of Sessions' firing and Whitaker's appointment. "Sessions did not do the thing he could have done to better protect Rosenstein, and through Rosenstein, the Mueller investigation", Vladeck said.

World Three stabbed in Australian city, terror not suspected
Author: 0 Three stabbed in Australian city, terror not suspected

The unnamed terror suspect was transported to Royal Melbourne Hospital , where he later died. When asked if police should have shot Khalif in the leg rather than the chest, Commissioner Ashton said police were trained to kill if they believed their life or a member of the public's life was at risk.

World Prince Louis Grabs Grandpa Prince Charles’ Hands In New Photo With Kate
Author: 0 Prince Louis Grabs Grandpa Prince Charles’ Hands In New Photo With Kate

Grandpa Wales, as he's reportedly called by his grandchildren , wears a blue pinstripe suit with a pink shirt and patterned tie as he smiles amusedly at his little grandson. Meanwhile, they say that Charles' wife Camilla (aka their favorite royal) "knows all our names, she fosters a sense that we're all in this together".

World Woman Charges Trump Motorcade as He Celebrates End of WWI in France
Author: 0 Woman Charges Trump Motorcade as He Celebrates End of WWI in France

Sir Nicholas Soames , a serving MP, wrote on Twitter: "They died with their face to the foe and that pathetic inadequate Donald Trump couldn't even defy the weather to pay his respects to the fallen". The president is scheduled to take part in a ceremony at the Suresnes American Cemetery to the west of Paris on Sunday afternoon, when he is expected to make formal remarks.

World For Democrats, U.S. House win moves Pelosi to center stage
Author: 0 For Democrats, U.S. House win moves Pelosi to center stage

Cummings was able to issue the defiant warning after Democrats managed to seize more than 30 seats, gaining control of the House by earning more than the 23 seats need. The extent to which Trump will be held to account depends, at least to some extent, on the conclusions that are drawn from special counsel Robert Mueller's probe into Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election.

World Trump Threatens to Withhold Fed Funds for California Wildfire Fight
Author: 0 Trump Threatens to Withhold Fed Funds for California Wildfire Fight

There were 35 people still missing. Officials were taking advantage of calm conditions to try to contain the blaze before winds pick up again on Sunday. "We do not want any more lives lost". He ran across a few of Caddy's neighbours, but they hadn't seen her. Evacuation centers also were established at Canoga Park Senior High School at 6850 Topanga Canyon Blvd.in Canoga Park, at Rancho Santa Susana Recreation Center at 5005-C Los Angeles Ave.in Simi Valley and at Taft High School at 5461 ...

World Putin, Trump have 'good' talk on world situation over lunch in Paris
Author: 0 Putin, Trump have 'good' talk on world situation over lunch in Paris

Very insulting, but perhaps Europe should first pay its fair share of North Atlantic Treaty Organisation, which the USA subsidizes greatly! " France and the US have been side by side", another French official said, evoking World War I battlefields where USA and French soldiers fought on the same side and the nations' joint operation against Syria earlier this year.

World Israeli Fire Kills Seven During Undercover Raid in Gaza, IDF Officer Killed
Author: 0 Israeli Fire Kills Seven During Undercover Raid in Gaza, IDF Officer Killed

The Israeli military said in a brief statement that: "During IDF ( Israel Defense Forces) operational activity in the Gaza Strip , an exchange of fire evolved". Qassam members discovered the auto and chased it, prompting Israeli airstrikes that killed several people, the group said. Israel's military later said the operation had ended.

World Donald Trump actively involved in paying off Stormy Daniels, Karen McDougal
Author: 0 Donald Trump actively involved in paying off Stormy Daniels, Karen McDougal

President Donald Trump was involved in or briefed on almost every step of the pay-offs to silence Stormy Daniels and Karen McDougal , two women with whom he allegedly had affairs, the Wall Street Journal reported Friday . In August, Trump's former lawyer Michael Cohen admitted to making payments to two women, saying he did so at the direction of Trump , and pleaded guilty to campaign finance violations.

World Appeals Court Blocks Trump From Immediately Ending DACA
Author: 0 Appeals Court Blocks Trump From Immediately Ending DACA

In this latest ruling, the first by an appellate panel, the judges rejected the government's arguments that the court has no jurisdiction in the matter and said that DACA supporters are likely to succeed in their claim that the administration was acting in an arbitrary and capricious manner.