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German Chancellor Merkel Throws Future Military Sales to Saudi Arabia Into Doubt

German Chancellor Merkel Throws Future Military Sales to Saudi Arabia Into Doubt

He apologized to Khashoggi's family, and said, "Our condolences go out to them". But following "reports we were getting from Turkey ", Saudi authorities began an investigation, which discovered "...

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Trump embraces 'really good friend' Ted Cruz

Trump embraces 'really good friend' Ted Cruz

When I heard about him I figured he must something a little special. "I really do. I think Cruz is going to is going to be our guy for another six years". But Trump said he also had no regrets about s...

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Thousands take to streets in London demanding second Brexit vote

Thousands take to streets in London demanding second Brexit vote

Protesters are demanding a referendum on the final Brexit deal. Tens of thousands of people opposed to Britain's looming breakup with the European Union rallied in the heart of London on Satur...

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Chinese President Xi Jinping opens world's longest sea-crossing bridge

Chinese President Xi Jinping opens world's longest sea-crossing bridge

Xi said nothing during the inauguration of the bridge on Tuesday morning other than to declare it officially open to a burst of fireworks projected onto a screen behind him. Most drivers will have to ...

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Brexit Transition Extension 'Probably Will Happen' Says EU Commission President

Brexit Transition Extension 'Probably Will Happen' Says EU Commission President

Former Ukip leader Nigel Farage said that it would delay full withdrawal nearly until the general election scheduled for May 2022 and "may mean we never leave at all". Both leaders spoke by telephon...

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Leaked Trump administration plans to narrow gender definition spark transgender rights protests

Leaked Trump administration plans to narrow gender definition spark transgender rights protests

The Trump administration is facing backlash for reportedly considering defining a person's gender as the one identified at birth based on genitalia. About 1.4 million U.S. adults identify as transge...

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Growing caravan of migrants pushes deeper into Mexico

Growing caravan of migrants pushes deeper into Mexico

While such caravans have occurred semi-regularly over the years, this one has become a particularly hot topic ahead of USA midterm elections in early November, and an immigrant rights activist traveli...

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Turkey puts fiancee of slain journalist Khashoggi under 24-hour protection

Turkey puts fiancee of slain journalist Khashoggi under 24-hour protection

He also asserted that Saudi Arabia is determined to find the truth and is now investigating the killing of the journalist. Turkish news agency Anadolu Agency reported Sunday that Khashoggi's fia...

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On the border with Israel wounded 130 Palestinian demonstrators

On the border with Israel wounded 130 Palestinian demonstrators

Dozens of Palestinians were injured with live Israeli ammunition as Israeli forces suppressed weekly protests along the eastern borders of the besieged Gaza Strip under "The Great March of Return "...

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Saudi Arabia: Khashoggi killing 'grave mistake,' crown prince not aware

Saudi Arabia: Khashoggi killing 'grave mistake,' crown prince not aware

Khashoggi vanished on October 2 after he entered the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul seeking paperwork for his planned marriage to Cengiz. A joint Turkish-Saudi team completed an investigation into the...

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INTERNATIONAL - Assange sues Ecuador for 'violating his rights'

INTERNATIONAL - Assange sues Ecuador for 'violating his rights'

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange files suit against Ecuador over asylum protocol and for "violating his rights" after being left incommunicado for months. Recall that Assange has been granted asyl...

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Prince Harry Just Revealed His Preferred Gender For His Baby

Prince Harry Just Revealed His Preferred Gender For His Baby

The Sussexes are now part-way through a 16-day tour of Australia, New Zealand, Fiji and Tonga, with 76 events on their schedule. Saturday evening had been a late night for the couple as they attende...

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Detroit police find 63 fetuses in funeral home amid probe

Detroit police find 63 fetuses in funeral home amid probe

Twenty-six were in a freezer, police said. The license for the funeral home and the license of its director Gary Deak have since been suspended. "It's disturbing, but we will get to the bottom of th...

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Harry urges Meghan to 'pace herself' during royal tour

Harry urges Meghan to 'pace herself' during royal tour

Meghan Markle decided not to attend the cycling events on Sunday morning with disappointed onlookers shouting out to Prince Harry , "Harry, where's Meghan? ". We have to make sure she is well-paced...

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Israeli supreme court overturns entry ban on U.S. student

Israeli supreme court overturns entry ban on U.S. student

The Supreme Court accepted Alqasem's lawyers' argument that she had ceased her pro-boycott activity in April 2017, and noted that since then she had engaged in Holocaust studies and had been accepted ...

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Police Arrest 22 Suspects Over Kaduna Violence

Police Arrest 22 Suspects Over Kaduna Violence

The presidency condemned the violence in a statement issued late on Saturday. "The violence in Kaduna, which has resulted in the deaths of 55 innocent people, is condemnable", Buhari said in a twitt...

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2 suspects charged in Georgia police officer's slaying

2 suspects charged in Georgia police officer's slaying

The officer was six days shy of his third anniversary with the Gwinnett County Police Department. Upon finding and nearing the vehicle, "shots were fired from inside the suspect vehicle", and one of...

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Hundreds Of Migrants In U.S.-Bound Caravan Cross Mexican Border

Hundreds Of Migrants In U.S.-Bound Caravan Cross Mexican Border

At least a dozen migrants stuck on the bridge have jumped into the river below. Central American migrants reach the shore on the Mexican side of the Suchiate River after wading across, on the the ...

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Canadian Girl Scout (9) sells big outside marijuana dispensary

Canadian Girl Scout (9) sells big outside marijuana dispensary

Childs said that he and Elina had several conversations about legalization and what it meant for Canada. She sold all 30 boxes in less than 45 minutes, earning $120 for Girl Guides. To make it even ...

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Bolton and Kelly get into heated shouting match outside the Oval Office

Bolton and Kelly get into heated shouting match outside the Oval Office

A third person described the episode as little more than a typical airing of differences between Bolton and Kelly, who has a temper. Nielsen was at the White House for meetings, the sources said , bu...

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Prince Harry inspires athletes as pregnant Meghan trims Australia schedule

Prince Harry inspires athletes as pregnant Meghan trims Australia schedule

During their 16-day, four-country royal tour , Meghan and Prince Harry have 76 engagements scheduled, an itinerary that would be tiring for anyone. A palace source said she was still "feeling goo...

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Kerryn Phelps increases lead over Dave Sharma in Wentworth byelection

Kerryn Phelps increases lead over Dave Sharma in Wentworth byelection

The Australian Electoral Commission said with nearly 40 percent of the vote in Wentworth counted, high-profile independent candidate Kerryn Phelps was leading 54.34% compared to 45.66% for the Liber...

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At least 50 people die after train runs over crowd in India

At least 50 people die after train runs over crowd in India

To project Sidhu's address to a wide audience, huge LED screens were hung at Dhobi Ghat. Madaan said that the empty plot where he had organised the Dussehra event was used each year for the celebr...

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Seventeen killed and 101 injured in Taiwan train derailment

Seventeen killed and 101 injured in Taiwan train derailment

The train, a high-speed Puyuma Express 6432 service, was travelling between Taipei and the eastern coastal county of Taitung. Railway authorities say they are investigating the accident, which happe...

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Jordan tells Israel to return lands leased under 1994 peace deal

Jordan tells Israel to return lands leased under 1994 peace deal

The lease is scheduled to expire on October 25. Jordan's decision to downgrade its peace treaty with Israel came as a complete surprise to Jerusalem, as it means the handing over of territories to ...

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Amritsar train accident: Locals continue protest, demand action against driver

Amritsar train accident: Locals continue protest, demand action against driver

Prime Minister Imran Khan on Saturday expressed his grief on a train crash in Amritsar , India, that killed about 60 people. The organisers were granted permission on October 17, 2108. "There were ...

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Dozens hurt in floor collapse at SC apartment party

Dozens hurt in floor collapse at SC apartment party

I had blood on my sneakers. Some 30 people were taken to three area hospitals, ABC news reported. Clemson City Police said that nobody was trapped, and the injuries are non-life-threatening. Peopl...

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Poll reveals doubts about second Brexit vote

Poll reveals doubts about second Brexit vote

The anti-Brexit campaigner, who won a High Court case against the Government over the involvement of Parliament in Brexit, stepped in claiming the United Kingdom was now being neglected by parliamen...

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Beto O'Rourke supporters can't name any of his accomplishments

Beto O'Rourke supporters can't name any of his accomplishments

Kavanaugh", said a woman off-camera. "There is enough there to proceed to a trial", he said. Ted Cruz said that his position on impeachment hadn't changed, even as Cruz has used the issue to galva...

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Saudi king removes top officials as probe shows Khashoggi died

Saudi king removes top officials as probe shows Khashoggi died

Saudi Arabia acknowledged on Friday that there had been attempts to cover up the killing, but it has not released any information publicly on what happened to Khashoggi's body. In a statement on Frid...

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