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Donald Trump Props Up Ted Cruz

Donald Trump Props Up Ted Cruz On Tuesday, however, O'Rourke lambasted Cruz as a pawn of political action committees, urging voters to "follow the money" when analyzing the Republican senator's support of tax cuts, accusing him of contributing to income equality not seen since the Gilded Age. [Full Article...]

UK, France, Germany comment on Khashoggi's disappearance

UK, France, Germany comment on Khashoggi's disappearance In an overnight 60 Minutes interview, the U.S. leader said the consequences of Saudi Arabia being involved in Khashoggi's death would be "severe". "For instance, while the country did get headlines for ending its ban on women driving, just weeks before, authorities arrested about a dozen female activists who had campaigned for the right to drive". [Full Article...]

Multiple deaths in armed attack on Crimean college

Multiple deaths in armed attack on Crimean college The blast was initially thought to have been caused by a gas canister but Russia's anti-terror agency, the National Anti-Terrorism Committee (NAC), said an "unknown explosive device" was used. Presidential spokesman Dmitry Peskov said President Vladimir Putin ordered agencies, . Kerch is the landing point and namesake of a bridge that opened earlier this year to connect Crimea to Russian Feder... [Full Article...]

Two pilots killed in Ukraine fighter jet crash

Two pilots killed in Ukraine fighter jet crash GMT in the Vinnytsia region in west-central Ukraine while performing a flight as part of the Clear Sky 2018 drills, the Ukrainian military prosecutor's office said in a statement . "It is now under investigation and we will continue to provide more information as it becomes available", it added. The goals of the exercise were to enhance regional security and cooperation between Ukraine and North ... [Full Article...]

Gaza rocket hits Israeli city, prompting Israeli air strikes in retaliation

Gaza rocket hits Israeli city, prompting Israeli air strikes in retaliation The latest escalation came after Israel Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman signaled he had had enough of the relentless violence along the border with Gaza, and the significant increase in infiltration attempts from the coastal enclave. Last week, some 14,000 Palestinians thronged to the perimeter fence, burning tires and throwing rocks, firebombs and grenades at soldiers stationed atop earth mound... [Full Article...]

Trump calls Elizabeth Warren ‘total fraud,’ offers to give DNA test himself

Trump calls Elizabeth Warren ‘total fraud,’ offers to give DNA test himself DNA tests are not typically used as evidence to determine tribal membership. Pressed again if she made a mistake decades ago in listing herself in directories of minorities in academia, Warren emphasized she was thinking about her Native American ancestry , not any sort of claims to tribal citizenship, when she made those decisions. [Full Article...]

Trump's regulation rollback is sparking U.S. growth: Larry Kudlow

Trump's regulation rollback is sparking U.S. growth: Larry Kudlow The painting, by American artist Andy Thomas , is called "The Republican Club ". The scene shows Trump sitting between Dwight D. Eisenhower and Richard Nixon and looking at Abraham Lincoln across from him. A post on Thomas' website said the painting had a "subtle feminist message" because there is a woman in the background walking toward the table. Trump said at the White House that ... [Full Article...]

Trump says Putin is "probably involved in assassinations" - English

Trump says Putin is The ambassador dismissed as "groundless" Pence's assertion that China is interfering in USA elections, contending that China has "a very good track record" of not inserting itself in other countries' internal affairs. But I don't know that it's man-made. "We will take part in the ceremony on the Champs Elysees", Putin's foreign-policy aide, Yury Ushakov, said on October 16. [Full Article...]

Saudi Arabia show under fire from HBO host

Saudi Arabia show under fire from HBO host The HBO show focused on the way the company gushed over Saudi Arabia and the royal family, and aired a propaganda video during the Greatest Royal Rumble event. The first WWE event was staged in April, but the big, appropriately titled " Crown Jewel " pay-per-view event is set for November 2 in Riyadh. The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, of course, denies these allegations, and the squad of alleged ... [Full Article...]

Hostage held at Cologne main train station

Hostage held at Cologne main train station Police set up a webpage where members of the public could upload pictures and video related to the incident, while their own investigations were "at full pitch". Police could not confirm eye-witness reports that shots and explosions were heard. No details have emerged yet about the hostage-taker or any potential motive. [Full Article...]

Elizabeth Warren, mocked by Donald Trump as 'Pocahontas', releases DNA test

Elizabeth Warren, mocked by Donald Trump as 'Pocahontas', releases DNA test Warren's identity was allegedly not known to Bustamante during the analysis . "Her heritage had no bearing on her hiring", Jay Westbrook of the UT Austin School of Law says in the video . "You were here long before any of us were here", Trump said as he honored three Navajo code talkers from World War II. Warren also indicated she hadn't forgotten about Trump's promise in July. [Full Article...]

Turkey steps up pressure on Saudi Arabia over missing journalist

Turkey steps up pressure on Saudi Arabia over missing journalist Turkish authorities have privately said they believe Khashoggi was killed inside the consulate, a startling allegation that is firmly denied by the Saudis. On a flight back from Hungary, Erdogan was cited by media as saying that Turkey could not remain silent over Khashoggi's disappearance, stressing the authorities were investigating the case in all its dimensions. [Full Article...]

PH wins bid for seat in UN Human Rights Council - DFA

PH wins bid for seat in UN Human Rights Council - DFA In the Asia Pacific category, India got 188 votes followed by Fiji with 187 votes, Bangladesh 178, Bahrain and Philippines 165 each. "Getting a seat in the UN Human Rights Council is a repudiation of the critics and detractors on President Duterte's unrelenting war against illegal drugs", he said in a statement. [Full Article...]

Koreans who died in Nepal were veteran climbers

Koreans who died in Nepal were veteran climbers But the official said they couldn't secure flight tickets to Nepal in time and chose to transport the bodies to South Korea soon, possibly by Wednesday morning at the earliest. "We notified the family members of the dead climbers that it's hard to go to Nepal", the official said. A storm destroyed their camp and rescue helicopters sent early Saturday were unable to land because of bad weather co... [Full Article...]

Can Moon Jae-in get Pope to visit Pyongyang?: Korea Herald

Can Moon Jae-in get Pope to visit Pyongyang?: Korea Herald An American official who accompanied Pompeo said the North Korea trip was 'better than the last time, ' referring to the secretary's trip there in July, according to a State Department pool report. Amid an impasse in denuclearization talks, Washington and Pyongyang could strike a deal whereby the threat to the US mainland is removed but the North keeps its nukes, and they would certainly be capa... [Full Article...]

Indonesia limits foreign role in Sulawesi disaster relief

Indonesia limits foreign role in Sulawesi disaster relief Central Sulawesi Governor Longki Djanggola told reporters that the disaster relief period will continue until October 26 in order to rebuild infrastructure and help the more than 82,000 people displaced in the catastrophe. Possibly thousands more are buried in areas where the force of the quake liquefied the soil and sucked houses into the earth. Indonesia is situated in the Ring of Fire , an... [Full Article...]

Israel orders immediate halt to Gaza fuel deliveries

Israel orders immediate halt to Gaza fuel deliveries Thousands of Palestinians joined demonstrations as part of the March of Return protests that started on 30 March to demand an end to Israel's 11-year blockade on Gaza and the right of return of Palestinian refugees to their hometowns in what is now Israel. [Full Article...]

IMF Chief Economist: Pakistan has not approached IMF

IMF Chief Economist: Pakistan has not approached IMF It noted that risks from "further disruptions in trade policies" have become more prominent. The dominant USA economy has been shielded from the ill effects so far due to the stimulus provided through tax cuts and spending policies, but that will wear off by 2020. [Full Article...]

Where is Jamal Khashoggi? Saudi Arabia denies abduction of missing journalist

Where is Jamal Khashoggi? Saudi Arabia denies abduction of missing journalist Saudi Arabia has described the allegation as unfounded, but has offered no proof that Khashoggi left the consulate alive, nor has Turkey produced evidence that he was killed inside the diplomatic outpost. However, they have failed to provide any proof that the journalist left. Khashoggi had gone to the consulate in Istanbul for paperwork to marry his Turkish fiancée. [Full Article...]

China Tells the USA to Stop Criticizing Beijing's Policies

China Tells the USA to Stop Criticizing Beijing's Policies In response to a question on USA accusations that China was meddling in Washington's domestic affairs and elections, Foreign Ministry spokesperson Lu Kang on Tuesday asserted that such finger pointing is "creating something out of thin air". [Full Article...]


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