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Taiwan's ruling party trounced in local polls

Taiwan's ruling party trounced in local polls

For this, I feel sorry, and have offered my resignation to President Tsai Ing-wen to accept political responsibility. However, Tsai later said she would ask Lai to stay on. The KMT, which oversaw an...

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Iranian leader Hassan Rouhani calls for Muslims to unite against United States

Iranian leader Hassan Rouhani calls for Muslims to unite against United States

Earlier this month, Trump reimposed sanctions on Iran that cover the country's shipping, financial and energy sectors months after pulling the USA out of the 2015 Iran nuclear deal negotiated by the...

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Iran denies violation of chemical weapons convention despite USA claims

Iran denies violation of chemical weapons convention despite USA claims

Qassemi referred to the U.S. as the only OPCW member state with chemical weapons arsenals which he said had so far failed to fulfill its commitment to destroy them. Earlier, Syrian Deputy Foreign Mi...

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25 killed as bus falls into canal in Karnataka's Mandya

25 killed as bus falls into canal in Karnataka's Mandya

Locals said that the VC canal has been filled to the brim with the release of water by authorities. "That is the latest report", said Deputy Chief Minister G Parameshwara, expressing grief over the ...

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Angry Trump lashes judges on Thanksgiving

Angry Trump lashes judges on Thanksgiving

Trump wrote. "If not there will be only bedlam, chaos, injury and death". It seemed a fight that Trump would relish but one that Roberts has taken pains to avoid. -Mexico border illegally if they...

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5 children killed as vehicle rams into school kids in China

5 children killed as vehicle rams into school kids in China

Of the nineteen that were injured, sixteen were children. The cause was under investigation, according to the reports. A woman who answered the phone at Huludao police headquarters said they could n...

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US, South Korea to reduce scope of 'Foal Eagle' military drill - Mattis

US, South Korea to reduce scope of 'Foal Eagle' military drill - Mattis

The author has made every effort to ensure accuracy of information provided; however, neither Kitco Metals Inc . nor the author can guarantee such accuracy. Retired Army Gen. Shin Won-sik, who served...

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Irish man killed in New York City on Thanksgiving day

Irish man killed in New York City on Thanksgiving day

That incident, which occurred shortly before 4am, culminated in the tragic passing of the talented former Fr Manning Gaels footballer. Police found the man "lying on the ground, with trauma to the h...

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Met Police allowed to knock moped thieves off bikes at high speed

Met Police allowed to knock moped thieves off bikes at high speed

And the numbers show that it's working because there has been a 36 percent reduction in thefts involving mopeds or scooters since the new methods were adopted a year ago. Latest figures show from Ja...

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Michael Avenatti Won't Face Felony Domestic Violence Charges

Michael Avenatti Won't Face Felony Domestic Violence Charges

On Wednesday, the Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office announced it had referred Avenatti's case to the L.A. city attorney for possible misdemeanor counts. However, Miniutti's attorney - M...

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Islamic cleric whose supporters shut down Pakistani cities over blasphemy arrested

Islamic cleric whose supporters shut down Pakistani cities over blasphemy arrested

The TLP said in a statement that Rizvi was arrested along with scores of supporters, according to a report by The Associated Press. TLP announced A rally "honour its martyrs" in Liaquat Bagh, Rawalp...

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Head of Russian spy agency accused of Salisbury novichok attack dies

Head of Russian spy agency accused of Salisbury novichok attack dies

His predecessor, Igor Segun, died unexpectedly in January 2016, aged 58. The West has blamed GRU for a string of brazen attacks. Britain believes the GRU orchestrated the nerve agent attack in S...

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Donald Trump's lawyers submit answers to Robert Mueller

Donald Trump's lawyers submit answers to Robert Mueller

After receiving a 14 day prison sentence by the Justice Department, George Papadopoulos reinvented himself as a Trumpist media celebrity. Papadopoulos is not a party to the pending appeals case,...

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N.Y. Supreme Court rules against Trump, won't dismiss foundation suit

N.Y. Supreme Court rules against Trump, won't dismiss foundation suit

A NY judge is rejecting a bid by President Donald Trump's lawyers to dismiss a state lawsuit alleging he ran his charitable foundation without regard for the law. Trump" in this case". Underwood...

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Brexit deal: Welsh Secretary Alun Cairns has reservations

Brexit deal: Welsh Secretary Alun Cairns has reservations

During a public phone-in on BBC Radio 5Live, the PM was asked three times to clarify whether she would stake her premiership on the result of the parliamentary vote. Spanish premier Pedro Sanchez ...

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I knew about Soros smear firm, says Facebook chief

I knew about Soros smear firm, says Facebook chief

Ms Sandberg added to Mr Schrage's post by saying that as she oversees Facebook's communications teams, she takes "full responsibility" for their work. Soros or anyone else". 'Sheryl is a really im...

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Trump defends Ivanka, says her personal emails had no classified info

Trump defends Ivanka, says her personal emails had no classified info

Asked by a reporter at Mar-a-Lago if he had spoken to his daughter about her email use, Trump said he had. Then-counsel Don McGahn told the president he had no authority to order such a prosecution,...

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DOJ asks Supreme Court to take up case of military transgender ban

DOJ asks Supreme Court to take up case of military transgender ban

Last year, Trump said on Twitter, the military "cannot be burdened with the tremendous medical costs and disruption that transgender in the military would entail". On Friday, the Trump administration...

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Utah teens, 14 and 15, arrested after stealing airplane, police say

Utah teens, 14 and 15, arrested after stealing airplane, police say

On Thanksgiving morning, the teens commandeered a tractor, which they drove to the airstrip. Brian Fletcher of the Uintah County Sheriff's Office said the juvenile pilot was familiar with that type ...

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Details of post-Brexit UK-EU relationship 'agreed in principle'

Raab, who quit in protest over May's draft withdrawal agreement , which ties the United Kingdom into a temporary customs union with the EU, added that the deal would leave the United Kingdom worse of...

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The US imposed sanctions against Russian Federation over the supply of Iranian oil

The US imposed sanctions against Russian Federation over the supply of Iranian oil

Mandelker added that the US will seek to impose sanctions against any party involved in shipping oil to Syria, or seeking to evade our sanctions on Iranian oil. Trump withdrew the United States from...

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Jerome Corsi: rightwing author pursuing plea deal with Robert Mueller

Jerome Corsi: rightwing author pursuing plea deal with Robert Mueller

Corsi was subpoenaed by Robert Mueller's office back in September as the investigation continued, with Stone reportedly under particular scrutiny. Corsi, the former Washington bureau chief of the ...

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House Republicans subpoena former FBI director James Comey

House Republicans subpoena former FBI director James Comey

Comey tweets: "I'm still happy to sit in the light and answer all questions". Judging by his response, Comey is prepared to appear for a hearing, but says he will push back if it doesn't happen in p...

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Family Found Dead in NJ Mansion Fire Were Stabbed, Shot Before

Family Found Dead in NJ Mansion Fire Were Stabbed, Shot Before

Three "badly burned" bodies were found in the house, and it's believed they belong to Caneiro's 45-year-old wife Jennifer and their two children; law enforcement sources tell NBC 4 they appear to h...

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Chicago doctor called 911 moments before ex-fiance killed her, 2 others

Chicago doctor called 911 moments before ex-fiance killed her, 2 others

Tamara O'Neal, 38, in the Mercy Hospital parking lot, police said. Once inside the medical center, he kept firing at officers and at one point turned and fired at Dayna Less , a first-year resident...

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PTI MNA Faisal Vawda arrives at Chinese Consulate gun in hand

PTI MNA Faisal Vawda arrives at Chinese Consulate gun in hand

Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan called it "part of [a] conspiracy " against Pakistani and Chinese economic and strategic co-operation and ordered an inquiry, his office said. China has poured b...

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The 'bulldozer' with a taste for tackling cybercrime — Interpol's new chief

The 'bulldozer' with a taste for tackling cybercrime — Interpol's new chief

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo endorsed Kim, saying: "We encourage all nations and organizations that are part of Interpol and that respect the rule of law to choose a leader with credibility a...

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Trump muddies water over 'very important ally' Crown Prince's guilt

Trump muddies water over 'very important ally' Crown Prince's guilt

Prince Mohammed will visit a "number of brotherly" Arab states at the request of his father, King Salman, the royal court said in a statement carried by the official Saudi Press Agency, without naming...

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British man accused of spying in UAE sentenced to life in prison

British man accused of spying in UAE sentenced to life in prison

Abu Dhabi: A UAE court sentenced British academic Matthew Hedges to life in prison on charges of spying for the British government on Wednesday, his family and a state-run newspaper said, in a move...

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America reinforces barriers to block 'rush' of migrants

America reinforces barriers to block 'rush' of migrants

He said 11,426 meters of wire obstacles are emplaced. "You will not get into our country illegally". The Mexican Interior Ministry announced Friday that just under 2,700 Central American migrants ha...

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Saudi Crown Prince Wants to Meet With Erdogan, Turkey Says

Saudi Crown Prince Wants to Meet With Erdogan, Turkey Says

Trump on Tuesday glossed over the Central Intelligence Agency's reported conclusion that the crown prince had authorized the killing. Turkey's foreign minister has accused President Donald Trump ...

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Farage calls for ousting of Ukip leader

Farage calls for ousting of Ukip leader

And he hit out at the appointment of Mr Robinson, telling BBC Radio 4's Today programme: "Well, I'm appalled". Mr Batten has tried to get Robinson to join UKIP and previously called him a "treme...

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Rapa Nui Representatives Visit British Museum to Discuss Repatriation of Moai Statue

Rapa Nui Representatives Visit British Museum to Discuss Repatriation of Moai Statue

The sculpture - one of the Chilean territory's emblematic statues - was taken by Royal Navy captain Richard Powell in 1868 as a present for the queen, who later donated it to the British Museum . But...

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Milwaukee Girl Who Condemned Gun Violence Is Killed By Bullet

Milwaukee Girl Who Condemned Gun Violence Is Killed By Bullet

However days before the 2018 Thanksgiving Day, Sandra was in her bedroom when a bullet fired from a gun outside, aimed at no one in particular, pierced a hole through her home and landed in her chest....

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6th-grader's note helps solve school bus hit-and-run

6th-grader's note helps solve school bus hit-and-run

Sipowicz found the damage on the driver's side of his 2012 red Ford Mustang. That was until he saw a sweet, handwritten note explaining how the accident had happened. A supervisor responded, saying ...

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