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Gunmen dressed as mariachis kill 3, wound 7 in Mexico City

Gunmen dressed as mariachis kill 3, wound 7 in Mexico City

Police said, "All the three assailants carried out shooting before 10 pm on Friday in the busy Plaza Garibaldi". At least five people have been killed after gunmen dressed as a mariachi band opene...

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NC struggling to recover after Florence brings historic flooding

NC struggling to recover after Florence brings historic flooding

Authorities in Fayetteville, North Carolina , using bullhorns to try to rouse people from their complacency, are finding some storm-weary residents just don't want to leave in spite of rising risks o...

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South Africa legalises private use of marijuana

South Africa legalises private use of marijuana

Cannabis is referred to as " dagga " in South Africa. The ruling hasn't however, said how much a person can legally have, and that will be up to parliament. "Ultimately, it will be the court that will...

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Hurricane Florence: Dogs in cage during flood rescued in North Carolina

Hurricane Florence: Dogs in cage during flood rescued in North Carolina

Wilmington, on the banks of the Cape Fear River in North Carolina, was nearly completely cut off by land but emergency management teams managed to truck food and water overnight into the port city of ...

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Moon aims to meet Washington and Pyongyang halfway

Moon aims to meet Washington and Pyongyang halfway

A live broadcast from the scene is organized by the press center in Seoul . Presidential chief of staff Im Jong-seok said a total of 200 officials, politicians, business representatives, reporters ...

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Kavanaugh Allegations Recall 1991's Supreme Court Scandal, With Key Differences

Kavanaugh Allegations Recall 1991's Supreme Court Scandal, With Key Differences

In the alleged assault, Ford claimed that Kavanaugh held her down on a bed in a locked room while he covered her mouth and tried to force himself on her. All of the Democrats on the judiciary commit...

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Woman accuses US Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual misconduct

Woman accuses US Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual misconduct

She said she thinking that, "I'm not ever telling anyone this". Last week, Mr Kavanaugh said he " categorically and unequivocally " denies the allegations . NPR has not independently confirmed the ...

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Trump orders more Russia-related probe documents to be declassified

An "incredibly risky move" AP Photo/Pavel GolovkinCarter Page, a former foreign policy adviser of U.S. President-elect Donald Trump , speaks at a news conference at RIA Novosti news agency in Moscow,...

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Russian minister blames Israel for plane being shot down

Russian minister blames Israel for plane being shot down

Syrian air defenses sprang to life during the attack, but it's unclear if they shot down anything besides the Russian Il-20. A U.S. official said that Washington believed the aircraft was shot down ...

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Kavanaugh Accuser Willing To Testify. Kavanaugh: I'm Willing To Testify, Too

Kavanaugh Accuser Willing To Testify. Kavanaugh: I'm Willing To Testify, Too

But a statement from Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, says that Sen. Orrin Hatch, R-Utah, also called for both to testify, saying he spoke to Kavanaugh by phone Monday. ...

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Russia & Turkey agree to 'demilitarised zone' in Syria

Russia & Turkey agree to 'demilitarised zone' in Syria

But after Putin's talks with Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan, who has opposed a military operation against the rebels in Idlib, Russian Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu told reporters there would not n...

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Trump to announce new China tariffs as early as Monday

Trump to announce new China tariffs as early as Monday

The tariffs are paid by USA companies that import the products, and the companies are likely to pass the costs along to US consumers in the form of higher prices. Last month the U.S. Trade Representat...

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Israel 'strikes weapons depot meant for Iran or Hezbollah near Damascus airport'

Israel 'strikes weapons depot meant for Iran or Hezbollah near Damascus airport'

According to the report, efforts have been made to hide the true objective of the warehouses with roof-painted legends such as "UN" or "DHL", the global mail company, in an apparent attempt to elude I...

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Kavanaugh’s accuser willing to talk to Congress, lawyer says

After her allegations surfaced over the past week, Ford opted to come forward publicly in an article The Washington Post published Sunday. This has not changed. She works under the name Christine...

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Needles found in strawberries in two more Australian states

Needles found in strawberries in two more Australian states

The vast majority of strawberries in Australia's AU$130m (€80m) industry are produced for the domestic market. Australia's Federal Health Minister Greg Hunt has ordered Food Standards Australia N...

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California Professor Comes Forward as Brett Kavanaugh’s Accuser

California Professor Comes Forward as Brett Kavanaugh’s Accuser

She said she did try to protest; she said no one outside the room heard her. Perhaps more promisingly, Maine's Susan Collins and Alaska's Lisa Murskowski require some moderate and Democratic s...

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Strong winds but warmer weather ahead as ex-hurricane Helene hits

Strong winds but warmer weather ahead as ex-hurricane Helene hits

The Met Office has issued two "yellow" alerts as Storm Helene edges closer to the UK. And while we are not expecting those in the immediate future, ex Tropical Storm Helene will be giving us a pote...

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Woman Accusing Kavanaugh Of Sexual Misconduct Comes Forward

It appears to be in doubt now that Christine Blasey Ford has provided a detailed account to the Washington Post of her allegation that Kavanaugh attempted to rape her as a teenager. Dianne Feinste...

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Typhoon lashes China after killing 64 in Philippines

Typhoon lashes China after killing 64 in Philippines

Groceries flew off the shelves of supermarkets in the provincial capital of Guangzhou as residents stocked up in anticipation of being confined at home by the typhoon, China's official Xinhua News Age...

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US Sanctions Chinese and Russian Tech Firms Over Funds for North Korea

US Sanctions Chinese and Russian Tech Firms Over Funds for North Korea

During the previous meetings with Moon and a separate summit with US President Donald Trump , Kim has expressed a vague commitment to complete denuclearization of the peninsula. Moon will head to P...

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Anita Hill Speaks Out On Sexual Misconduct Allegations Against Brett Kavanaugh

She says that both assailants were "stumbling drunk" at the time, and that Kavanaugh himself pinned her to the bed and tried to take off her clothes. Dianne FeinsteinDianne Emiel FeinsteinKavanaugh ...

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MA gas-blast: Residents allowed home after fires and explosions

MA gas-blast: Residents allowed home after fires and explosions

In the Merrimack Valley, most displaced residents are able to return to their homes Sunday morning, after Thursday's series of natural gas explosions and fires in Lawrence, Andover and North Andov...

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American professor detained by Israel in West Bank scuffle

American professor detained by Israel in West Bank scuffle

Protesters gathered on Friday under the slogan of "Resistance is our Choice" marking the 25th consecutive week in which Palestinians gather at the fence in the so-called Great March of Return protests...

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FEMA head says he'll stay on job amid watchdog investigation

FEMA head says he'll stay on job amid watchdog investigation

When FEMA administrator Brock Long started his job a year ago, he began to take routine trips home to North Carolina , using a government driver and vehicle to make the six-hour trek from Washingt...

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Kenyan Kipchoge Smashes Marathon World Record

Kenyan Kipchoge Smashes Marathon World Record

With good weather on the right course, there was little doubt after Monza that Kipchoge would soon seal his legacy by owning the world record. He broke the previous world record set in Berlin by f...

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Brett Kavanaugh 'sexual assault victim' speaks

Brett Kavanaugh 'sexual assault victim' speaks

From Kavanaugh : "I categorically and unequivocally deny this allegation", Kavanaugh said in a statement issued by the White House. Waters appeared on MSNBC's "AM Joy" with Joy Reid and said she w...

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European Union parliament pushes Hungary sanctions over Orban laws

European Union parliament pushes Hungary sanctions over Orban laws

Losing voting rights in the European Council would ultimately hurt Hungary , rather than the government, but if the Article 7 procedure is launched it would be " Viktor Orbán's responsibility alon...

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President Buhari Accepts Finance Minister, Adeosun’s Resignation

President Buhari Accepts Finance Minister, Adeosun’s Resignation

In the letter, the British-born Nigerian said she did not relocate to Nigeria until she was 34 years old, four years older than the 30-year limit for participation by corps members. Adeosun was appoin...

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Police Officer Involved in Controversial Dallas Shooting Shared Offensive Colin Kaepernick Meme

Police Officer Involved in Controversial Dallas Shooting Shared Offensive Colin Kaepernick Meme

They re-edited the story and changed the headline from featuring breaking news about marijuana in the apartment to one that now says "Lawyers disgusted by release of search warrant showing marijua...

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Man dies after apparent shark bite on Cape Cod

Man dies after apparent shark bite on Cape Cod

The death follows an August 15 attack on 61-year-old William Lytton, who was swimming off Long Nook Beach in Truro, also on Cape Cod. The incident happened about noon when the man was swimming at Ne...

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