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President Trump says military will close southern border as migrant caravan approaches

President Trump says military will close southern border as migrant caravan approaches The sea of humanity - which started last week with fewer than 200 people - is now approaching Mexico , hell-bent on steaming toward the USA border. "We have the right to protect the citizens of this country". Trump said in the first of a series of impassioned tweets on the growing crisis. Meanwhile, a Honduran caravan of migrants headed for the United States border has grown to 4,000. [Full Article...]

Jamal Khashoggi case: Liam Fox rejects Saudi summit

Jamal Khashoggi case: Liam Fox rejects Saudi summit Officials from a joint Turkish-Saudi team completed an investigation into the case early Thursday after searching the residence as well as the Saudi Consulate building in Istanbul. No, I will not go to Riyadh next week. "So hopefully it is working out". "I have to find out what happened", he said. That attitude does not appear to be shared with Congress, as one prominent Republican senator sai... [Full Article...]

Afghan election candidate killed by bomb under office chair

Afghan election candidate killed by bomb under office chair Several Afghan and worldwide security officials confirmed Razeq's death. Miller was not hurt in the assault claimed by the militant group that also wounded at least 12 people, including three Americans and a provincial governor, North Atlantic Treaty Organisation and Afghan officials said. [Full Article...]

Hate crimes against gay people rockets in the UK

Hate crimes against gay people rockets in the UK Hate crime is defined as "any criminal offence which is perceived, by the victim or any other person, to be motivated by hostility or prejudice towards someone based on a personal characteristic". Spikes in reports of hate offences have been registered following events such as the Brexit vote in June 2016 and the Westminster terror attack previous year. [Full Article...]

Jamal Khashoggi: Trump suggests 'rogue killers' to blame

Jamal Khashoggi: Trump suggests 'rogue killers' to blame Earlier on Monday, Turkish and Saudi officials arrived at the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul after the start of a joint probe into the missing journalist. The Saudi government could not be reached immediately for comment on the CNN report . He and Trump's son-in-law and senior adviser, Jared Kushner , have forged close ties. [Full Article...]

Search Continues For Missing Barron County Teen

Search Continues For Missing Barron County Teen Barron Area School District administrator Diane Tremblay said Jayme, a member of her school's cross-country team, is a "sweet girl who is a loyal friend and loves to dance". Investigators are trying to find out not only where Jayme is, but also what led to her parents' deaths in the small city of Barron. Naiberg, Denise Closs' father, told The Associated Press on Tuesday that Jayme "was quiet as... [Full Article...]

Water levels plummet on Texas river that washed out bridge

Water levels plummet on Texas river that washed out bridge Fast-moving water on a river in Texas that soared above flood stage caused a bridge to crumble Tuesday, sending chunks of concrete downstream - and the entire incident was captured in a stunning video. In 24 hours, the river rose to 12 metres, some 10m higher than the day before, and around 5.5 metres above major flood stage. But there's a sliver of good news: While flood warnings are still in e... [Full Article...]

Canada to pardon small possession convictions as it legalises marijuana

Canada to pardon small possession convictions as it legalises marijuana Canada needs to "take a deep breath" as US states such as Colorado and California did not have a seamless system at the outset either, said Cam Battley, chief corporate officer for licensed producer Aurora Cannabis. Asked Wednesday by reporters at the Ontario Legislature about the appropriateness of the spray, Finance Minister Vic Fedeli would only say: "We'll leave it to the Ontario Cannabis St... [Full Article...]

Brexit - edging closer to a deal or a cliff-edge

Brexit - edging closer to a deal or a cliff-edge We continue to do the work in the next weeks calmly and patiently", he told reporters arriving at the summit. In Luxembourg, foreign ministers from the remaining 27 European Union states were receiving a briefing from Mr Barnier at the General Affairs Council. [Full Article...]

Indonesia Questions Australian Leader's Announcement on Jerusalem Embassy Move

Indonesia Questions Australian Leader's Announcement on Jerusalem Embassy Move Binyamin Netanyahu, the Israeli prime minister , said that... Mr Morrison said Australia remained committed to finding a two-state solution to Israel's conflict with the Palestinians. further with cabinet colleagues in the coming months". His Liberal Party is fighting an election on Saturday in the Sydney harbourside division of Wentworth. [Full Article...]

Woman who refused to let black neighbour into building fired

Woman who refused to let black neighbour into building fired Louis apartment building went viral. "I was shocked this is America in 2018!" he wrote. The woman seen by millions attempting to block a black man from entering the apartment building where they both reside has been terminated from her position as property manager at Tribeca-STL. [Full Article...]

Grandmother Allegedly Stabs Infant, Bakes Her in Oven

Grandmother Allegedly Stabs Infant, Bakes Her in Oven The child was living with Jones at the time of the murder, police said. He did not identify her, but said she would be facing some type of murder charge. Williams said autopsy results were not yet complete Tuesday afternoon. Police in turn called the sheriff's office and others for assistance. Authorities were less clear on what led up to the death. [Full Article...]

Australian PM says "white supremacist" Senate motion "regrettable"

Australian PM says Camera IconFederal finance minister Mathias Cormann has apologised for Government support for a Pauline Hanson motion that used far-right slogan "It's OK to be white".Picture: Nic Ellis. "That is a decision that should have been maintained yesterday and as a result of an administrative process failure it wasn't". "If I had said it's ok to be black, every single senator in the chamber wou... [Full Article...]

Indian minister MJ Akbar resigns amid sexual assault allegations

Indian minister MJ Akbar resigns amid sexual assault allegations But there have also been disappointments for female voters. A senior minister spoke to The Indian Express last week, underlining that the government had nothing to do with the allegations against him as they pertained to the period before he had joined the party or had become a minister. [Full Article...]

Senior Treasury employee charged with leaking documents related to Russia probe

Senior Treasury employee charged with leaking documents related to Russia probe Prosecutors said Edwards saved the confidential reports on a flash drive and sent them to the BuzzFeed reporter using an encrypted messaging application. She is due to appear in court in Alexandria, Virginia, on Wednesday afternoon. The disclosures were reported in a series of articles in BuzzFeed related to Special Counsel Robert Mueller's investigation of possible coordination betwee... [Full Article...]

Syria and Jordan Reopen Vital Commercial Corridor

Syria and Jordan Reopen Vital Commercial Corridor Jordan is heavily reliant on imports and foreign aid, much of which used to pass through Syria . The Syrian national flag was also raised at the Quneitra crossing with the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights at a brief ceremony on Monday morning. [Full Article...]

Protesters prevent females ages 10-50 from entering temple

Protesters prevent females ages 10-50 from entering temple The TV journalist was sitting in her vehicle when the protestors surrounded her auto and blocked her from entering the temple. But Kerala's provincial government led by the Communist Party of India has declared its determination to uphold the Supreme Court ruling and not give into "the activists 'strong arm tactics". [Full Article...]

Gaza clashes 'cannot continue': Israeli defence minister

Gaza clashes 'cannot continue': Israeli defence minister One 25-year-old Palestinian militant was killed and three others were wounded in the Gaza strikes. The Israeli police said that "a rocket struck the city of Beersheba a few moments ago causing damage", although it did not specify the extent of the destruction. [Full Article...]

European Union calls for new proposals from Theresa May to break Brexit deadlock

EU chief executive Jean-Claude Juncker will tell leaders after May has spoken on Wednesday evening about his European Commission's plans for a "no deal". However, she admitted there could be a gap between the end of the two-year transition and when that free trade deal is concluded. "We must always be clear that while we want to avoid harshness, in the end the difference between a membership of ... [Full Article...]

Donald Trump Asks "Who Cares?" About Elizabeth Warren’s DNA; Trevor Noah Answers

Donald Trump Asks A Harvard Law spokesman also cited that factoid when the school came under fire for lacking diversity. One thing is for sure: If Warren wins the Democratic nomination, Trump will be calling her "Pocahontas" right up to Election Day 2020. [Full Article...]


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