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US Senate to declare MbS 'complicit' in Khashoggi death

US Senate to declare MbS 'complicit' in Khashoggi death

Khashoggi , a USA resident who was a columnist for the Washington Post, was killed inside the Saudi consulate in Istanbul in October. Watch above, via CNN . Corker suggested that President Donald...

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Brexit: Critics urge renegotiation as ministers say vote 'going ahead'

Brexit: Critics urge renegotiation as ministers say vote 'going ahead'

She was due to give a statement to parliament at 1500 GMT on "Exiting the European Union ". She is under attack from more strident Brexit backers in her party as well as europhiles who want either ...

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End of good times: Vijay Mallya to be extradited

End of good times: Vijay Mallya to be extradited

Moreover, both the parties will have the right to file for a permission to appeal in the Chief Magistrate's ruling in the UK High Court. Talking to reporters today, he said that his claim was genuin...

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Illegal payments impeachable offence if directed by Trump, says leading Democrat

Illegal payments impeachable offence if directed by Trump, says leading Democrat

He said Trump is a brand, he has carried out similar payments for years and these so-called "hush-buys" will likely continue. "How do you think we financed these big projects?' It was the Russians". T...

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North Carolina elections board identifies ‘person of interest’ in fraud probe

North Carolina elections board identifies ‘person of interest’ in fraud probe

The board subpoenaed documents from the Harris campaign, John Branch, counsel for Mark Harris's campaign, confirmed to CBS News on Tuesday. The state board declined to certify Harris' race - where h...

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China tells U.S. to drop Huawei arrest warrant

China tells U.S. to drop Huawei arrest warrant

The break-in occurred on Sunday, the same day Meng released an affidavit seeking to be released on bail because of health fears. In court Friday, Canadian prosecutor John Gibb-Carsley said that a wa...

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Trump Considering Multiple People For Chief Of Staff

Trump Considering Multiple People For Chief Of Staff

Mr. Trump and Ayers, as CBS News has reported , had been negotiating possible terms for the job. Ayer's refusal adds to uncertainty at the White House, as the 36-year-old prepares to leave the admi...

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European Court of Justice says United Kingdom can unilaterally revoke Brexit

European Court of Justice says United Kingdom can unilaterally revoke Brexit

It comes as the European Court of Justice issued non-binding advice that Britain could revoke Article 50 and halt Brexit, without other EU member states having to agree on it. The case, which the Unit...

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Trump to nominate Milley as next chairman of Joint Chiefs

Trump to nominate Milley as next chairman of Joint Chiefs

Forces - Afghanistan. President Donald Trump is expected to reveal the Army's top general as his choice for the next chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff on Saturday during an appearance at t...

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Hezbollah tunnel dug from Lebanon is latest found by Israel

Hezbollah tunnel dug from Lebanon is latest found by Israel

On Tuesday, the IDF announced it had launched an operation, dubbed " Operation Northern Shield " to prevent and destroy underground tunnels dug by Hezbollah from Lebanon into Israeli territory. Conric...

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Democratic Rep. Adam Schiff claims Trump faces 'real prospect' of jail time

Democratic Rep. Adam Schiff claims Trump faces 'real prospect' of jail time

Federal prosecutors sought prison time for longtime Trump "fixer" Michael Cohen for paying off an adult film star and a former Playboy model at Trump's behest, evading taxes and lying to Congress ab...

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Nick Ayers will not become Trump’s chief of staff; Mnuchin, Meadows considered

Nick Ayers will not become Trump’s chief of staff; Mnuchin, Meadows considered

Sources told Reuters Mr Ayers would join a political action committee, assisting the President from outside the administration. Ayers thanked Trump and announced he was leaving the White House a...

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AG pick Barr on presidential investigations (1992)

AG pick Barr on presidential investigations (1992)

However, the overriding sentiment from our membership is that he does not bring the type of historical animus or agenda that we saw from his predecessor, Jeff Sessions , and that there is much to lea...

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Trump signs short-term spending bill keeping government funded through December 21

Trump signs short-term spending bill keeping government funded through December 21

The lawmakers came together and approved the stopgap funding extension, days after former US President George HW Bush passed away. The Senate still needs to pass the package before it can be sent to...

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In more staff changes, Trump taps attorney general, U.N. envoy

In more staff changes, Trump taps attorney general, U.N. envoy

In an affidavit, Delrahim said his position took "no account of the views" of Trump and that he never received instructions from the White House. The relationship between Mr. The next chairman of ...

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Jared Kushner 'maintained private contacts with Saudi Crown Prince after Khashoggi murder'

Jared Kushner 'maintained private contacts with Saudi Crown Prince after Khashoggi murder'

But American officials and a Saudi briefed on their conversations said that Mr. Kushner and Prince Mohammed have continued to chat informally. The New York Times reported Saturday that the "two me...

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'very strong signals' that China is ready for a trade deal

'very strong signals' that China is ready for a trade deal

He added that the talks will also address areas such as intellectual property rights, technology cooperation, market access, and the trade imbalance. But the spokesman did not provide more specific ...

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Kramp-Karrenbauer to take over German leadership party from Merkel

Kramp-Karrenbauer to take over German leadership party from Merkel

The election of Kramp-Karrenbauer as the new leader of the CDU is significant because the head of the party is often elected as chancellor. Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer is widely seen as Merkel's fa...

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Prosecutors: Trump directed illegal payments during campaign

Prosecutors: Trump directed illegal payments during campaign

In August, Cohen plead guilty to eight federal crimes. The documents turned up the heat on Trump by confirming prosecutors' belief of his involvement in a campaign finance violation, while adding ...

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George H.W. Bush’s Service Dog Sully Has A New Assignment

George H.W. Bush’s Service Dog Sully Has A New Assignment

It will remain there until his funeral at Washington National Cathedral on Wednesday. George H.W. Bush's body continued to lie in state Tuesday at the US Capitol, where officials said more than 26...

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What next if UK MPs reject Brexit deal?

What next if UK MPs reject Brexit deal?

An analysis by Britain's Press Association showed that just 27 of the 163 lawmakers who have spoken out indicated they would back the deal, compared with 122 - including 29 from May's own Conservative...

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Netanyahu briefs Putin on anti-tunnel operation on Lebanese border

Netanyahu briefs Putin on anti-tunnel operation on Lebanese border

According to Conricus, Hezbollah activists made use of bad weather in an attempt "to probably take the sensors" but fled after Israeli forces opened fire at them. A statement from Netanyahu said that ...

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Tennessee executes 2nd inmate in 2 months using electric chair

Tennessee executes 2nd inmate in 2 months using electric chair

Miller was pronounced dead at 19:25 local time on Thursday (01:25 GMT Friday) at the Riverbend Maximum Security Institution in Nashville. A Tennessee inmate is expected Thursday to be the state's s...

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Wet and cold, flood watch issued

Wet and cold, flood watch issued

Total snow accumulations of 6 to 12 inches expected. A few areas in NW Arkansas may see up to 2 inches of snow due to higher elevations. Some of North Carolina's roads may disappear under ice up t...

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U.S. House committee releases transcript of closed-door interview with James Comey

U.S. House committee releases transcript of closed-door interview with James Comey

Republican lawmakers were frustrated with the proceedings, complaining that Comey didn't give satisfactory answers to their questions. "I admire the heck out of the man, but I don't know his phone num...

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New Zealand Police search for 22-year-old British tourist

New Zealand Police search for 22-year-old British tourist

The image was captured on Saturday night, about 7.15pm, in downtown Auckland near SkyCity, police said. Michael said he was not sure of her travel plans in New Zealand, but he knew she had a flexibl...

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First Western World Country Passes Law Forcing Encryption Backdoors

First Western World Country Passes Law Forcing Encryption Backdoors

Technical assistance request: A notice to provide "voluntary assistance" to law enforcement for "safeguarding of national security and the enforcement of the law". Police must still first obtain a wa...

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Body found in search for British tourist in New Zealand

Body found in search for British tourist in New Zealand

A full scene examination is now underway at a bush area on Scenic Drive, Waitakere Ranges in West Auckland. A stretch of the road has been closed while investigators search the area, which Det Insp...

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Assange's Lawyer Rejects Moreno's Deal to Leave Ecuadorian Embassy in UK

Assange's Lawyer Rejects Moreno's Deal to Leave Ecuadorian Embassy in UK

Moreno said Assange did not need to fear he would be transferred to a country where he could face the death penalty: " According to the British government , they would never extradite a person to a ...

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Netanyahu speaks with UN Secretary General about latest Hezbollah threat

Netanyahu speaks with UN Secretary General about latest Hezbollah threat

On Tuesday, the Israeli military announced an operation against what it said were Hezbollah infiltration tunnels. Netanyahu said the tunnels were big enough to be used by motorcycles, small ve...

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