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UK's May sees 'no alternative' to her Brexit plan

Writing in The Sun , May said there's "no alternative plan on the table" to her deal with the European Union , and rejection by parliament risks sending Britain "back to square one with all the division and uncertainty that comes with it". [Full Article...]

N. Korea decides to deport United States citizen detained for illegal entry

N. Korea decides to deport United States citizen detained for illegal entry The man was detained last month after crossing the border with China. On Friday, the Korean Central News Agency said American national Bruce Byron Lowrance was detained on October 16 for illegally entering the country from China. Joseph Yun, former U.S. special representative for North Korea policy at the State Department, said he supported the idea of Washington adjusting its message to say "we... [Full Article...]

President Trump coming to Tupelo to campaign for Hyde-Smith

President Trump coming to Tupelo to campaign for Hyde-Smith He will be in Tupelo at 5 p.m. and then in Biloxi three hours later. President Donald Trump will make an eleventh-hour attempt to keep a Mississippi Senate seat in Republican hands later this month when he headlines two rallies there the day before a runoff election. [Full Article...]

Camp Fire death toll rises to 76, sheriff says

Camp Fire death toll rises to 76, sheriff says Paradise was home to almost 27,000 residents before it was largely incinerated by the blaze on the night of November 8. "This is very sad to see". Carrie Armstrong, 57, of Topanga said she read the statement Trump posted on Twitter as the Woolsey fire in Malibu raged through the canyon and threatened her home. [Full Article...]

Allies rally around May as Brexit takes toll on leadership

Allies rally around May as Brexit takes toll on leadership Five Cabinet Ministers are reportedly planning to try and persuade the Prime Minister to make changes to her Brexit deal. Of the contenders listed in the poll, 12 per cent said they would want David Davis, followed by Boris Johnson and Home Secretary Sajid Javid tied on 11 per cent. [Full Article...]

President Halimah, PM Lee congratulate Maldives' new president

President Halimah, PM Lee congratulate Maldives' new president The Prime minister said, he will convey to the new Maldivian Government, the desire of the Indian Government to work closely for the realisation of their developmental priorities, especially in areas of infrastructure, health care, connectivity & human resource development. [Full Article...]

Alyssa Milano, Dems dump Michael Avenatti after abuse claims

Alyssa Milano, Dems dump Michael Avenatti after abuse claims Avenatti's apartment on the date that this alleged incident occurred". And so, Avenatti says, maybe Jacob Wohl - the 20 year old accused of involvement in a plan to smear Robert Mueller - is behind the whole thing. He later tweeted , "I did not strike my ex-wife in the face nor did I hit anyone else in the face". "I have been an advocate for women's rights my entire career, and I'm gonna co... [Full Article...]

Redefining the kilogram was incredibly hard, but scientists have done it

Redefining the kilogram was incredibly hard, but scientists have done it In a historic vote, nations on Friday unanimously approved a groundbreaking overhaul to the worldwide system of measurements that underpins global trade and other vital human endeavors, uniting behind new scientific definitions for the kilogram and other units in a way that they have failed to do on so many other issues. [Full Article...]

SEALS, Marines facing charges in Green Beret's death

SEALS, Marines facing charges in Green Beret's death He was part of a small group of U.S. military personnel working Bamako, Mali in support of the U.S. Embassy. Two Navy SEALs and two Marine Raiders face several charges including felony murder, involuntary manslaughter, conspiracy, obstruction of justice, hazing and burglary in the June 2017 death of Army Staff Sgt. [Full Article...]

Number of missing grows to more than 1,000 in California's Camp Fire

Number of missing grows to more than 1,000 in California's Camp Fire The Woolsey Fire burning in Southern California has destroyed 836 structures in Los Angeles and Ventura counties, Cal Fire said . Authorities attribute the high death toll from the blaze - dubbed the "Camp Fire" - partly to the speed with which flames raced through the town with little warning, driven by howling winds and fuelled by drought-affected scrub and trees. [Full Article...]

Dolphin found shot dead on California beach

Dolphin found shot dead on California beach The volunteer group shared a disturbing photo of the animal on Facebook after finding it on Manhattan Beach last week. "There is NO excuse for such brutality against these attractive animals", the group wrote in its post. But dolphins, he said, generally don't interfere with fishing, and he can't imagine why someone would shoot one. Dolphins are protected under the Marine Mammal Protection Act... [Full Article...]

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

In Wake Of Camp Fire, 631 People Are Missing In Butte County Authorities stressed that not all on the list are believed missing, but the death toll has risen daily, standing at 71. In an interview taped Friday and scheduled for broadcast on "Fox News Sunday", Trump said he was surprised to see images of firefighters removing dried brush near a fire, adding, "This should have been all raked out". [Full Article...]

Bourke Street 'Trolley Man' granted bail over burglary charges

Bourke Street 'Trolley Man' granted bail over burglary charges Mr Rogers became a national sensation when he used a trolley cart to ram knife-wielding Hassan Khalif Shire Ali after his stabbing rampage, which killed one person and brought Melbourne to a standstill. but he's quite keen to speak to police to actually figure out what's going on and get it sorted". The act prompted a crowdfunding campaign to help the homeless man back on his feet - that rai... [Full Article...]

Florida mid-terms: Democrat Andrew Gillum concedes to Ron DeSantis

Florida mid-terms: Democrat Andrew Gillum concedes to Ron DeSantis Jai Gillum. "Nobody wanted to be governor more than me, but this was not just about an election cycle", Gillum said in the video posted Saturday. "We know that this fight continues, in spite of the outcome of this election". The tight margin prompted a statewide recount. DeSantis' margin was above the 0.25 percentage points required for a manual recount, notes NPR . Gillum's announcement came... [Full Article...]

Is a 'hard' Brexit the best deal for the UK?

Is a 'hard' Brexit the best deal for the UK? By seeking to preserve the closest possible ties with the EU, May has upset her party's many advocates of a clean break, and Northern Ireland's Democratic Unionist Party (DUP), which props up her minority government. Her comments follow an accusation in the House of Commons from the DUP Westminster leader Nigel Dodds MP that she had "sold out" Northern Ireland in the draft Brexit agreement. [Full Article...]

Cuba to pull doctors from Brazil after Bolsonaro criticism

Cuba to pull doctors from Brazil after Bolsonaro criticism Padilha said Cuban doctors were in 2,800 cities and towns - and they were the only doctors in 1,700 of those towns. Cuba determined to withdraw its health professionals from the "More Doctors" program because Bolsonaro, "with direct, derogatory and threatening references to the presence of our doctors, has declared and reiterated that he will modify the terms and conditions of the 'More Doctor... [Full Article...]

Argentina locates missing submarine one year later

Argentina locates missing submarine one year later Navy spokesman Enrique Balbi told reporters past year that water had entered the submarine's snorkel. And almost 10 days later, Navy officials confirmed there had been an explosion on board, which experts said was likely linked to the battery problem. [Full Article...]

Trump awards 7 Americans the Presidential Medial of Freedom

Trump awards 7 Americans the Presidential Medial of Freedom President Donald Trump awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom to Babe Ruth , Elvis Presley , and five others during a ceremony Friday afternoon at the White House . Bush, called the complaints "ridiculous". Miriam Adelson said she is "deeply humbled and moved by this exceptional honor". He contrasted her award with those given by President Barack Obama to Chita Rivera, Robert De Niro... [Full Article...]

Trump nominates handbag designer as envoy to South Africa

Trump nominates handbag designer as envoy to South Africa White ownership of most of the farmland in South Africa is one of the most sensitive issues in the country's post-apartheid era. South Africa accused Trump of stoking racial divisions with the comments, which it called "misinformed". Another interesting quirk she shares with the President: The letter "J". Marks, a handbag designer, was born and raised in South Africa, where she attended the Un... [Full Article...]

Shutdown Call After Right-Wing Leader's Arrest Near Sabarimala: 10 Points

Shutdown Call After Right-Wing Leader's Arrest Near Sabarimala: 10 Points The Sabarimala temple opened on Friday for the annual 62-day pilgrimage season amid unprecedented security arrangements following protests against the entry of women to the temple even as the Travancore Devaswom Board (TDB) made a decision to move the Supreme Court seeking more time to implement its order allowing entry to women of all ages. [Full Article...]


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