• Trump vows to visit United States troops in war zones
Trump vows to visit United States troops in war zones

In his interview with Wallace, he defended that decision, which he says was actually made by the Secret Service. "You cannot go.' Because it was supposed to be helicopter, but the helicopter couldn't fly because of zero visibility", Trump said.

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  • Colorado man set to hear sentence in murder of pregnant wife, daughters
Colorado man set to hear sentence in murder of pregnant wife, daughters

An attorney for Watts followed Rourke's statement by saying her client is "devastated" and though Watts realizes his words are hollow, he is "sincerely sorry for all of this". The prosecutor in the case says authorities have a partial motive and will offer more details after sentencing. Prosecutors said the images belied a hidden truth, that Chri...

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  • Sabarimala row: BJP leader Surendran remanded to 14-day judicial custody
Sabarimala row: BJP leader Surendran remanded to 14-day judicial custody

Separate meetings between Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan, opposition political parties and the temple administration on Thursday failed to resolve the impasse. Desai and her colleagues had reached the airport early in the morning to visit Sabarimala . "We are at a standstill and now the situation is becoming even worse", said Mr Sasiku...

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  • Taoiseach: Brexit deal only way to avoid a hard border
Taoiseach: Brexit deal only way to avoid a hard border

The claim was fiercely denied by Mrs May this morning as she appeared on a live radio phone in on LBC as part of a PR bitz to drum up support for her deal. He said if it looked as though Britain were heading towards a no-deal departure from the European Union then direct discussions on how to avoid a hard border would be required.

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  • Argentinian sub found partially 'imploded', officials say have no means to refloat
Argentinian sub found partially 'imploded', officials say have no means to refloat

Relatives of crew members were determined to fight for it to be quickly surfaced. A sticker in commemoration of the 44 crew members of the missing at sea ARA San Juan submarine is seen on the windshield of a vehicle of a victim's relative outside a hotel where relatives are staying in Mar del Plata, Argentina November 17, 2018.

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  • Judge Sides with CNN in Dispute Over White House Access
Judge Sides with CNN in Dispute Over White House Access

But the judge will rule on all of that later. He said Acosta could report on the president "just as effectively" by watching the president on TV or by calling sources within the White House. "He is totally and completely unlikable". When Costa asked if the White House is considering yanking other press passes. "The White House is not prohibit...

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  • 11 killed as Gaja cyclone makes landfall in Tamil Nadu coast
11 killed as Gaja cyclone makes landfall in Tamil Nadu coast

The severe cyclonic storm is very likely to move almost westwards and weaken gradually into a cyclonic storm during the next six hours, the IMD said. Schools were closed in places, and vehicles remained off the roads in most parts of Nagapattinam and Karaikal districts, the Press Trust of India news agency said.

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  • Facebook drops firm that sought to discredit critics
Facebook drops firm that sought to discredit critics

The difficulty also comes when a company such as Facebook claims to have a very public mission. The call was originally created to reveal how the company is changing its approach to content moderation. When asked whether this was evidence that he does not have sufficient control over the company, Zuckerberg said that it is natural to lack s...

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  • Hero who saved people from fire gifted new Toyota truck
Hero who saved people from fire gifted new Toyota truck

A bulldozer then suddenly appeared and knocked over the truck that was burning next to him, pushing it out of the way and giving him room to move forward. As we watch and wait for news out of California, one incredible story of heroism has emerged from the wildfires. Responding to his Instagram post, Toyota USA promised to replace his Tundra .

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  • China outlining potential trade concessions
China outlining potential trade concessions

It was unclear if the response contained concessions that would satisfy Trump's demands for change. China has responded with import tariffs on US goods. On January 1, Washington's 10 percent tariff rate on $200 billion in Chinese goods is set to rise to 25 percent. It's unlikely a decision is imminent, according to a USA official.

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  • Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte defends taking 'power naps' at summit
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte defends taking 'power naps' at summit

Duterte tagged RCEP, a free trade between Southeast Asian countries and key partners, as "a centerpiece of Asean's external economic relations". But on Wednesday, the mercurial leader missed four of the 11 meetings he was slated to attend, as well as a gala dinner hosted by Singaporean leader Lee Hsien Loong.

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  • Becoming: 10 Things We've Learned As Michelle Obama Launches Her New Book
Becoming: 10 Things We've Learned As Michelle Obama Launches Her New Book

While the home-team praise was no doubt welcomed, sales of the book were going through the roof anyway. Winfrey, publishing's most established hit maker, knows the Obamas well, to the point where Michelle Obama and Ellen DeGeneres once teased each other over who was closer to her.

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  • Democrats launch investigation into Acting AG Matthew Whitaker's involvement in controversial company
Democrats launch investigation into Acting AG Matthew Whitaker's involvement in controversial company

The president later tweeted that Mr Mueller and "his gang of Democrat thugs " were destroying people, and blamed social media tech giants for unfavourable coverage towards his administration and the Republicans. In a two-paragraph legal filing on Wednesday, Mueller offered a rare glimpse into the status of the probe and noted that former Trump p...

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  • President Trump Planning Second Meeting With North Korea's Kim Jong Un
President Trump Planning Second Meeting With North Korea's Kim Jong Un

Pence did not mention China in his remarks at the opening of a summit with Association of Southeast Asian Nations ( ASEAN ) in Singapore , but stressed that small countries as well as large ones should be allowed to prosper in the Indo-Pacific.

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  • 'Massively infected': Election scandal triggers Trump fury and angry protests from voters
'Massively infected': Election scandal triggers Trump fury and angry protests from voters

Nelson's lead recount attorney, Marc Elias, said in a statement that the lawyer at a meeting of election officials in Palm Beach County was "not someone we had authorized to make such an objection". And in oft-criticized Broward County, additional sheriff's deputies were sent to guard ballots and voting machines, a compromise aimed at alleviating...

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  • LGBT people arrive in Tijuana after breaking away from migrant caravan
LGBT people arrive in Tijuana after breaking away from migrant caravan

Saying many of them were from the LGBT community, one of the migrants said their travel was paid for by an anonymous organisation. "I am very grateful to Mexico, because we've received quite a bit of help". For years, thousands of mainly Central American immigrants have embarked on long journeys through Central America and Mexico to reach the U...

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  • Israeli defense minister announces resignation protesting Gaza truce
Israeli defense minister announces resignation protesting Gaza truce

Lieberman is scheduled to deliver a statement later Wednesday. The opposition parties joined his call. Avigdor Lieberman, the leader of the Yisrael Beiteinu party, denounced the move as " surrendering to terror ". Palestinians and Israelis held their fire late on Tuesday following an Egyptian mediation effort, bringing a relative calm to the Gaza...

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  • UK Government to Discuss Draft Brexit Agreement on Wednesday
UK Government to Discuss Draft Brexit Agreement on Wednesday

The DUP's chief whip Jeffrey Donaldson also told BBC Radio this morning that he would not fear a new national election if a vote against Mrs May's Brexit deal in parliament forces the country into another general vote. "While there are still numerous hurdles ahead, sign-off on Wednesday could be a hugely important step toward getting a deal over ...

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  • Canada says they have listened to recording of Khashoggi killing
Canada says they have listened to recording of Khashoggi killing

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan this weekend made the first public acknowledgment that recordings exist and announced that officials from the U.S., Saudi Arabia , Germany, France and Britain have listened to the recordings. On Tuesday, the Turkish pro-government newspaper Sabah published photos of what it said were x-rays of the S...

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  • Gaza conflict: Militants fire 200 rockets and mortars as violence erupts
Gaza conflict: Militants fire 200 rockets and mortars as violence erupts

Tension between Israel and Hamas-led militant groups grew after seven Hamas militants were killed on Sunday night when a special Israeli army force entered into eastern Khan Younis in southern Gaza Strip and killed seven militants. Israel and Egypt have maintained a blockade on Gaza since the Hamas takeover, a blockade that has devastated Gaza's ...

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  • Melania Trump calls for deputy national security adviser to be fired
Melania Trump calls for deputy national security adviser to be fired

Mrs Trump is reported to have complained about Mira Ricardel , who now serves as the deputy national security adviser under John Bolton , after her recent trip to Africa. Trump has told White House officials he has begun contemplating replacements for Nielsen. Stephanie Grisham, the first lady's communications director, said in a statement ...

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  • GOP Mississippi senator facing criticism over comment about 'public hanging'
GOP Mississippi senator facing criticism over comment about 'public hanging'

It is within that context that a video posted on social media on Sunday and by Monday morning viewed nearly 3m times landed with incendiary impact. Hyde-Smith is now taking criticism given that she's a white lawmaker running against a black challenger, Mike Espy , in a Southern state.

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  • Hamas TV building destroyed by Israeli air strike after Gaza rocket exchange
Hamas TV building destroyed by Israeli air strike after Gaza rocket exchange

The Israel Defence Forces (IDF) stated on Monday that Israel had begun carrying out air strikes against "terror targets throughout the Gaza Strip", in response to mortar fire from the enclave. Israeli medics say a 19-year-old man was critically wounded when a Palestinian rocket struck the bus in southern Israel. In the incident, Qassam Brigades...

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  • Saudi-led coalition resumes air strikes on Yemen’s Hodeidah
Saudi-led coalition resumes air strikes on Yemen’s Hodeidah

Coalition spokesman, Colonel Turki al-Malki, said the offensive on the Houthi-held city was still on. Saudi Arabia and its allies intervened in the Yemeni government's fight against the Iran-backed Houthis in 2015, triggering what the United Nations now calls the world's worst humanitarian crisis.

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  • Stan Lee's 'The Simpsons' Cameos Prove He Was a Super Guest
Stan Lee's 'The Simpsons' Cameos Prove He Was a Super Guest

Lee is survived by his daughter, J.C. As many have come to recognize in a post-Civil Rights world, the X-Men were an allegory for the racial tensions and widespread discrimination at the time. In later years , Lee would become an ambassador for Marvel, often appearing at events to promote upcoming comic books while also working on several TV and...

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  • Photos Show Remnants of Elite Israeli Military Force after Gaza Border Clash
Photos Show Remnants of Elite Israeli Military Force after Gaza Border Clash

The statement from Israeli military spokesman Ronen Manelis signalled that the mission did not go as planned and resulted in the clash, which Palestinian security sources said included Israeli air strikes. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu cut short a visit to Paris because of the flare-up, and he returned to Israel on Monday for consul...

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  • California fire: Search continues as death toll rises to 23
California fire: Search continues as death toll rises to 23

The fire has destroyed at least 177 homes and other structures with a full count still underway, and has charred more than 83,000 acres as of late Saturday, officials said. As of Sunday (Nov. 11), the Camp Fire had become California's third-deadliest wildfire, with 23 deaths attributed to the blaze, CNN reported .

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  • New charges brought against suspect in attempted U.S
New charges brought against suspect in attempted U.S

The charges said he aimed to "kill, injure and intimidate an individual and unlawfully to damage and destroy a building, vehicle, and other real and person property". He credited effective law enforcement, noting "his campaign of terror was brought to a rapid conclusion just five days after the discovery of the first device".

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  • Britain May Not Get Brexit Deal With EU - Trade Minister
Britain May Not Get Brexit Deal With EU - Trade Minister

He added: "Given that the reality of Brexit has turned out to be so far from what was once promised, the democratic thing to do is to give the public the final say". The Orpington MP acknowledged that a no-deal Brexit could result in "Kent becoming the Lorry Park of England", with real questions about guaranteeing supplies of food and medicines.

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  • Trump claims video distributed by White House wasn't altered
Trump claims video distributed by White House wasn't altered

It seems pretty evident that people pushing the "doctored" video claim were eager to take sides in the spat over Acosta by dismissing the White House defense as a blatant lie . It's rare for the White House to pull the media credentials. On Friday, the president signalled he was considering limiting access to other reporters as well.

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