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N. Korea says US 'foolish' for calling UN security meeting

N. Korea says US 'foolish' for calling UN security meeting The United States trusts that North Korea "will turn away from further hostility and threats, and instead make a bold decision to engage with us", she said. The US has offered to lift sanctions if Kim agrees to a denuclearisation programme. At most, Mr Trump has revived his "Rocket Man" nickname for Mr Kim and boasted "we have the most powerful military we've ever had" and if necessary "we'l... [Full Article...]

Senate passes resolution to formally 'commemorate the Armenian Genocide'

Senate passes resolution to formally 'commemorate the Armenian Genocide' The resolution does not require President Trump's signature, because it is nonbinding. Turkey has lobbied for years against U.S. recognition of the killings of Ottoman Armenians as genocide, and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has said he will not recognize the congressional resolution. [Full Article...]

Australian teen killed in New Zealand volcano eruption

Australian teen killed in New Zealand volcano eruption Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk released a statement on Wednesday saying she knows Julie and Jessica's family and was "deeply saddened" by the news of their death. Twenty-seven of the 31 people injured suffered severe burns , the government said, amid fears some could succumb to those wounds. A total of 30 people are now receiving treatment in hospitals across New Zealand. [Full Article...]

Jersey City police respond to active shooter situation at bodega, officer shot

Jersey City police respond to active shooter situation at bodega, officer shot ABC News reports the convenience store is on Martin Luther King Drive. SWAT teams are responding to the shooting, and 12 local schools have been locked down. "I have every confidence in our law enforcement professionals to ensure the safety of the community and resolve this situation". Many gunshots could be heard from the area. [Full Article...]

Democrats reach tentative deal with labour leaders, White House on USMCA

Democrats reach tentative deal with labour leaders, White House on USMCA Mexican lawmakers ratified the deal in June, but Democrats in Washington and USA labour leaders have raised concerns - looking for stronger guarantees that new Mexican labour laws will be enforced to prevent unfair competition with U.S. "He was persistent, dissatisfied, knowledgeable", she said. The details of the deal have not been made public, but Mexican officials have indicated that they w... [Full Article...]

United States first lady slams scholar for mentioning her son in impeachment hearing

United States first lady slams scholar for mentioning her son in impeachment hearing Three law professors chosen by the Democrats made clear during the lengthy session that they believed Trump's actions constituted impeachable offenses. Two other presidents were impeached by the House but acquitted by the Senate. I want to apologise for what I said earlier about the president's son , it was wrong of me to do that. [Full Article...]

UK's Johnson says he met Trump, avoids answering why no photo together

UK's Johnson says he met Trump, avoids answering why no photo together Britain's decision on whether to allow Huawei a role in building 5G telecoms networks will be based on ensuring the national security and ensuring cooperation with the US -led Five Eyes intelligence alliance, Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Wednesday. [Full Article...]

State Dept. undersecretary counters GOP claims Ukraine meddled in 2016

State Dept. undersecretary counters GOP claims Ukraine meddled in 2016 That was the start of the Zelensky chapter of the pressure campaign, which includes the infamous July 25 call and leadership of the "three amigos": Ambassador to the EU Gordon Sondland, Energy Secretary Rick Perry and former Special Envoy for the Ukraine crisis Kurt Volker . [Full Article...]

Huawei CEO: Daughter's Detention in Trade War Has Made Her Stronger

Huawei CEO: Daughter's Detention in Trade War Has Made Her Stronger She also thanked the people who supported her following her arrest in Canada previous year. Currently, she is under partial house arrest at $10 million bail and is closely monitored via an ankle bracelet. News of Meng Wanzhou's arrest in 2018 broke just after China's president Xi Jinping and Donald Trump sat down to dinner in Buenos Aires, Argentina at the G20 summit, to thrash out trade war issue... [Full Article...]

Storm Tracker Forecast: Heavy rain and snow return this weekend

Storm Tracker Forecast: Heavy rain and snow return this weekend The Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency warned of hard travel conditions as snow falls at a rate of 1 to 2 inches per hour Sunday afternoon with pockets of freezing rain. Winds from the south and southeast can gust to 50 miles per hour. The winter storm warning is in effect for Sussex, Warren and Morris counties from 4 a.m. [Full Article...]

Queen Intervenes to Prevent Prince Andrew Meeting Trump During NATO Visit

Queen Intervenes to Prevent Prince Andrew Meeting Trump During NATO Visit And there's only one of us telling the truth'. The Queen has been lightening her load in recent years and her husband, Prince Phillip, already withdrew from his royal duties two years ago, when he was 95 years old. The prince has since stepped down from royal duties because of the scandal. The Metropolitan Police's Murray said police reviewed its decision after Epstein's death and decided ... [Full Article...]

Chief Rabbi brands Jeremy Corbyn as 'unfit for high office’

Chief Rabbi brands Jeremy Corbyn as 'unfit for high office’ The Chief Rabbi has criticised Jeremy Corbyn , saying the "soul of the nation is at stake" in the upcoming General Election. A Labour spokesman said: 'Jeremy Corbyn is a lifelong campaigner against anti-Semitism and has made absolutely clear it has no place in our party and society and that no-one who engages in it does so in his name. [Full Article...]

Thousands march in Paris seeking actions against domestic violence

Thousands march in Paris seeking actions against domestic violence A count by the Occurrence consultancy, commissioned by the knowledge media including AFP , set the turnout in the French capital at 49,000. Women hold placards with the names of the women killed by their husband since the beginning of the year, as they march against domestic violence, in Paris , Saturday, Nov, 23, 2019. [Full Article...]

13-Year-Old Boy Arrested for Alleged School Threat; Gun, Ammo Seized

13-Year-Old Boy Arrested for Alleged School Threat; Gun, Ammo Seized The subject also had in his possession a rudimentary hand-drawn map of the school as well as a list containing names of both students and staff members from the school. The boy was arrested without incident on suspicion of making criminal threats. He was being held in lieu of $35,000 bail, but his name had not been released. [Full Article...]

Bloomberg News to Make Editorial Changes for Owner’s Presidential Run

Bloomberg News to Make Editorial Changes for Owner’s Presidential Run Bloomberg said in a statement on his campaign website. "We can not afford four more years of President Trump's reckless and unethical actions", he wrote. Micklethwait does say that if other news outlets run investigative pieces on Bloomberg or others, they won't "hide" them from readers. We have communities ravaged by gun violence. [Full Article...]

Pakistan, US agree to work together to promote peace in Afghanistan

Pakistan, US agree to work together to promote peace in Afghanistan Raking up allegations on the "current situation" in Jammu and Kashmir , he claimed that millions of people are under a clampdown in the region. The statement said that US President Donald Trump thanked Pakistan PM Imran Khan for assisting in the release of hostage Western citizens. [Full Article...]

Giuliani-Pompeo contacts chronicled in newly released papers

Giuliani-Pompeo contacts chronicled in newly released papers It is unclear at this time how much of these reports are blatantly false, but most of each of them appear to be inaccurate, according to sources familiar with the matter. "He knows what I did was to defend him, not to dig up dirt on Biden", he said, referring to an ongoing federal investigation that has so far led to the indictment of two of Giuliani's former associates, Lev Parnas and Igor ... [Full Article...]

Trump predicts report on origins of Russia probe will be 'historic'

Trump predicts report on origins of Russia probe will be 'historic' The news reports cited unidentified individuals. "This was an overthrow attempt at the presidency". This comes after reports Thursday showed a former attorney who worked under fired FBI Agent Peter Strzok is under investigation for tampering with a FISA warrant of former Trump adviser Carter Page . [Full Article...]

Pelosi says President Trump undermined national security

Pelosi says President Trump undermined national security Democrats have sought testimony from people like former White House national security adviser John Bolton. This comes the week after the U.S. House of Representatives began holding public hearings in the impeachment inquiry. Vindman contrasted the public impeachment hearings , where government officials are testifying openly against President Trump, with authoritarian governments around the worl... [Full Article...]

Mike Pompeo Planning to Resign as Secretary of State

Mike Pompeo Planning to Resign as Secretary of State Pompeo "has told three prominent Republicans in recent weeks that he plans to resign from the Trump Administration to run for the U.S. Senate from Kansas in next year's elections", Time magazine reported on Tuesday. Trump during Friday's hearing tweeted that "everywhere Marie Yovanovitch went turned bad", causing widespread consternation in the room with the former ambassador calling the pre... [Full Article...]


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