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20 dead after wedding limo crashes in NY

20 dead after wedding limo crashes in NY

The crash, which involved a vehicle and a limousine, happened at the intersection of Routes 30 and 30-A shortly before 2 p.m. Saturday. The store is a popular spot for leaf-peepers, or people lookin...

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Two Israelis shot in West Bank attack die from wounds

Two Israelis shot in West Bank attack die from wounds

Surveillance footage spread online that appeared to show the Palestinian fleeing the site with a gun. Israel's national ambulance service said a man and two women were shot in the attack in the Bar...

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Demonstrators Gather At U.S. Capitol While Senate Confirms Kavanaugh

Demonstrators Gather At U.S. Capitol While Senate Confirms Kavanaugh

The ferocious nature of the confirmation battle could also have an impact on the Court itself, as Kavanaugh's vehement and politicized defense of his own behavior raised questions about his temperamen...

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A rift at Facebook after executive attends Kavanaugh hearing

A rift at Facebook after executive attends Kavanaugh hearing

Kaplan was seated prominently, just two rows behind Kavanaugh and was clearly visible during much of the hearing. The latest is an internal battle after a senior executive at the company attended la...

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Israeli PM Says Will Meet Putin Soon On Syria Security Coordination

Israeli PM Says Will Meet Putin Soon On Syria Security Coordination

Joseph Votel, the commander in charge of United States forces in the Middle East, has confirmed that Russian Federation has completed the delivery of its S-300 systems to Syria. Screen capture from vi...

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Hamas chief: I don't want any more wars with Israel

Hamas chief: I don't want any more wars with Israel

Israeli army gunfire has killed at least 193 Palestinians since, Gaza medics say . Earlier the Hamas-run Gaza health ministry said a 78-year-old Palestinian, Ibrahim Ahmad Nassar al-Arouqi, was k...

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Germany, Israel agree Iran must never have nuclear weapons-Merkel

Germany, Israel agree Iran must never have nuclear weapons-Merkel

Reports that German Chancellor Angela Merkel threatened to cancel her trip if Israel had gone ahead with the demolition of the occupied Palestinian village of Khan Al-Ahmar are "fake news", the prem...

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Haiti struck by deadly earthquake

Haiti struck by deadly earthquake

Initial reports on social media said Saturday's quake was felt in Port-au-Prince but had not caused major damage there. Pictures from the scene show building crumbling and damaged to other infastr...

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Khashoggi disappearance: Saudi Arabia casts its sinister net wider than ever

Khashoggi disappearance: Saudi Arabia casts its sinister net wider than ever

After several of his friends were arrested, his column was cancelled by the Al-Hayat newspaper and he was allegedly warned to stop tweeting, Mr Khashoggi left Saudi Arabia for the USA, from where ...

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Newcomers winners in Latvian election, tough coalition talks ahead

Newcomers winners in Latvian election, tough coalition talks ahead

Their support was hit by public dissatisfaction over the fight against corruption and money-laundering - both key campaign issues. The country now is a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation member. S...

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Man (23) dies after being bitten by sea snake in Australia

Man (23) dies after being bitten by sea snake in Australia

Emergency responders didn't have many options to help a person who was in such a remote location, St. John Ambulance spokesman Craig Garraway said. "They went out to the trawler but unfortunately by...

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Video shows monkey ‘driving’ bus in India

Video shows monkey ‘driving’ bus in India

An Indian bus driver who let a monkey behind the wheel of his vehicle was suspended Saturday, October 6 after a video of the incident went viral, sparking outrage and humor. The divisional security ...

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In Egypt, Melania Trump backs 'highly qualified' Kavanaugh for Supreme Court

In Egypt, Melania Trump backs 'highly qualified' Kavanaugh for Supreme Court

She planned to meet with Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi and his wife, first lady Entissar Mohameed Amer, before heading to the nearby city of Giza to see the pyramids and Sphinx to highlight ...

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Duterte says PH ready to aid quake-battered Indonesia

Duterte says PH ready to aid quake-battered Indonesia

According to the Indonesia's NationalAgency for Disaster Management (BNPB), the death toll had risen to 1,517 people as at 6 pm yesterday. Last Friday, three shallow 6.0 magnitude, 7.4 and 6.1 Richt...

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Trump rallies in Kansas Saturday after Kavanaugh is confirmed

US President Donald Trump praised the Senate on Twitter for approving "our GREAT NOMINEE, Judge Brett Kavanaugh , to the United States Supreme Court ". Mr Kavanaugh had been embroiled in a bitt...

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Debbie Ramirez releases statement ahead of Kavanaugh vote

Debbie Ramirez releases statement ahead of Kavanaugh vote

Roche said he believes his friend Deborah Ramirez , who has accused Kavanaugh of exposing himself to her at a drunken dormitory party when they both attended Yale. James Roche, the Yale roommate of...

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Senate confirms Brett Kavanaugh to US Supreme Court

Senate confirms Brett Kavanaugh to US Supreme Court

Addressing the intensity of the opposition from protesters and Democrats, McConnell said: "We've literally been under assault by the mob". Adding to the day's drama, women protesters in the Senate...

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Kavanaugh on track for U.S

Kavanaugh on track for U.S

The Senate backed Brett Kavanaugh's nomination by 50 votes to 48. Adding to the drama, women protesters in the Senate gallery shouting, "Shame on you", briefly interrupted the start of the fin...

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Turkish police believe Saudi journalist was killed at consulate

Turkish police believe Saudi journalist was killed at consulate

A senior Turkish police source told MEE that Khashoggi had been "brutally tortured, killed and cut into pieces". Elshayyal said it is not clear if the Saudi delegation consisted of security or diplo...

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Melania Trump meets Egypt president, visits pyramids

Melania Trump meets Egypt president, visits pyramids

The first lady was captured taking pictures of animals on her iPhone and peering through binoculars. A group of children who live at the orphanage and had been waiting for their American visitor broke...

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Melania in Egypt to visit Pyramids on final leg of Africa tour

Melania in Egypt to visit Pyramids on final leg of Africa tour

US First Lady Melania Trump held talks in the Egyptian capital Saturday on the final leg of a solo four-nation tour of Africa that will also see her visit the Pyramids. Congress rejected the proposa...

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Pope Francis cries welcoming bishops from Mainland China

Pope Francis cries welcoming bishops from Mainland China

Peter's Square, the pope urged Church leaders not to let the next generation's faith be snuffed out "by our own shortcomings, mistakes and sins". A new Pew Research Center survey has found that co...

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US Navy planning ‘show of force’ to warn China

US Navy planning ‘show of force’ to warn China

They also acknowledge that the intelligence community would have to weigh in with any concerns about reactions from China. The Australian newspaper reported the US's Deputy Assistant Secretary f...

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Top US admiral warns of Russian submarine threat

Top US admiral warns of Russian submarine threat

America's most senior naval officer in Europe, Adm. James Foggo, said Friday that he was "concerned" about some of Russia's newer and more advanced fleet of submarines. Adimral Foggo also revealed h...

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Chinese reporter accused of slapping man at political event in Britain

Chinese reporter accused of slapping man at political event in Britain

You are anti-China. You want to separate China . But Chinese state broadcaster CCTV issued a statement saying it was, "strongly opposed to the UK's violation of the rights of one of its journalis...

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Four UK schools evacuated after invasion of false widow spiders

Four UK schools evacuated after invasion of false widow spiders

Lister Community School in Plaistow hopes to be open by Friday while Rokeby School in Canning Town will be closed until 29 October. She added that it "needs to be treated immediately before the eggs...

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12-Year-Old Palestinian Boy Killed By Israel In Gaza Protest

12-Year-Old Palestinian Boy Killed By Israel In Gaza Protest

A Palestinian boy holds a tear gas canister fired by Israeli troops during a protest calling for lifting the Israeli blockade on Gaza and demanding the right to return to their homeland, at the Israel...

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Nobel Peace Prize honors fight against sexual violence in war

Nobel Peace Prize honors fight against sexual violence in war

The pair won the award "for their efforts to end the use of sexual violence as a weapon of war and armed conflict", the Nobel committee said. This year, the committee wanted to send "a message o...

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India signs US$5B deal for Russian air defence systems

India signs US$5B deal for Russian air defence systems

Indian Prime Minister Modi and Putin are also likely to discuss other deals, namely the potential purchase of four Russian Krivak-class frigates worth $2 billion and 200 light utility Ka-226 helicopte...

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Rwanda court grants bail to Kagame critic, Diane Rwigara

Rwanda court grants bail to Kagame critic, Diane Rwigara

The 60-year-old former soldier won a landslide victory last year , securing a third term in office with 99% of the vote. Rwigara is the daughter of the late Assinapol Rwigara, a businessman who fel...

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Navy veteran charged after toxic letters sent to Trump, other leaders

Navy veteran charged after toxic letters sent to Trump, other leaders

William Clyde Allen III appears in a booking photo provided by Davis County Sheriffs Dept.in Farmington, Utah, U.S., October 3, 2018. The documents filed to justify Allen's arrest did not state a ...

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New customs law deterring would-be worldwide tourists

New customs law deterring would-be worldwide tourists

The so-called "Privacy Commissioner" tried to equate cellphones and other digital devices potentially containing thousands of personal files and communications with something containing the few belong...

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Girl, 8, Finds 1,500-Year-Old Sword While Swimming In Swedish Lake

Girl, 8, Finds 1,500-Year-Old Sword While Swimming In Swedish Lake

This photo taken in July 2018 and released by the Jonkopings lans Museum on Friday, Oct. 5 2018 shows a pre-Viking era sword in Jonkopings, Sweden. Vanecek was forced to keep her fantastic discovery...

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Crown prince downplays Trump's statement on Saudi military

Asked if Khashoggi is facing any charges at home, bin Salman would not say whether the journalist is wanted by the Saudi authorities. On Tuesday, Saudi Arabia's official news agency SPA releas...

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Republicans plan to confirm Trump's SC nominee Kavanaugh on weekend

Republicans plan to confirm Trump's SC nominee Kavanaugh on weekend

Republicans hold a 51-49 majority in the Senate, meaning that if all Senate Democrats oppose Mr Kavanaugh, Mr Trump can not afford to lose more than one Republican vote for his nominee, with Vice ...

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