• Hurricane Willa path tracker: Hurricane to reach CATEGORY 5 before hitting Mexico
Hurricane Willa path tracker: Hurricane to reach CATEGORY 5 before hitting Mexico

As of 11 a.m. ET on Monday, the center of Hurricane Willa was located about 280 kilometers (175 miles) southwest of the Mary Islands, or 215 kilometers (135 miles) southwest of Cabo Corrientes, a cape in the state of Jalisco. The storm is moving north at around 7 miles per hour, the NHC said . It said the storm could produce risky storm surge, w...

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  • Pence Admin Reportedly Planning to Erase Non-Discrimination Protections for LGBTQ People
Pence Admin Reportedly Planning to Erase Non-Discrimination Protections for LGBTQ People

The timing of the report suggests transgender rights will be a Democratic campaign hot button before the November midterms. "Sex means a person's status as male or female based on immutable biological traits identifiable by or before birth", the department proposed in the memo, which was drafted and has been circulating since last spring, The ...

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  • Journalist Jamal Khashoggi death `a mistake`: Saudi Arabia
Journalist Jamal Khashoggi death `a mistake`: Saudi Arabia

Despite Riyadh's admission that its operatives were at fault for Khashoggi's death , and statements of remorse from members of its leadership, worldwide outcry over the apparent murder is growing. Khashoggi, a U.S. resident and Washington Post columnist, disappeared on October 2 after he walked into the Saudi consulate in Istanbul to obtain ...

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  • Massive manhunt underway for suspect in shooting death of Georgia police officer
Massive manhunt underway for suspect in shooting death of Georgia police officer

The suspect's name is Tafahree Maynard, and authorities warn that he should be considered armed and unsafe. A second suspect, Isaiah Pretlow, 19, was arrested and has been charged with aggravated assault, police said. "Please keep the family of Gwinnett County Police Officer A. Toney in your thoughts and prayers as they mourn his loss", the Gwinn...

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  • Phelps extends lead in Wentworth
Phelps extends lead in Wentworth

There are still several thousand postal votes outstanding, which can come in up to 13 days after the poll. With parliament sitting this week Centre Alliance crossbencher Rebekha Sharkie said she and independent Cathy McGowan would seek a meeting with Morrison on Monday to discuss issues - including the instability in the Nationals.

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  • Dozens injured at party in SC in floor collapse
Dozens injured at party in SC in floor collapse

The university released a statement about the incident , which happened early Sunday morning. As many as 30 people were injured in the incident and taken to the hospital for various injuries, according to TMZ . Jaylen Adams, who also attended the party, said he felt the floor going up and down like a trampoline as people jumped around to the ...

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  • Trump hopes to pick UN ambassador from 5 candidates
Trump hopes to pick UN ambassador from 5 candidates

Outgoing U.N. Ambassador Nikki Haley poked fun at President Donald Trump , his longtime rival Sen. "I'm going to pick the best person", he said. During the dinner, which is traditionally comical, Haley poked fun at President Donald Trump's recent United Nations address, Sen.

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  • Pregnant Meghan Markle Rocks Sneakers at Sailing Event With Prince Harry
Pregnant Meghan Markle Rocks Sneakers at Sailing Event With Prince Harry

Adding that the Duchess will still attend the rest of today 's engagements and they will both fly out to Fraser Island where due to the rough terrain Meghan will not be undertaking any engagements. But Meghan , who is about four months pregnant, will be resting up on Monday while Prince Harry undertakes a number of engagements focused on en...

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  • Turkey to Reveal Details of Probe into Khashoggi's Killing
Turkey to Reveal Details of Probe into Khashoggi's Killing

Turkish police believe The Washington Post columnist was murdered and dismembered shortly after he entered the Saudi consulate in Istanbul on October 2; Turkish media have reported that a 15-man hit team was sent from Riyadh specifically for the assignment.

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  • Jordan cancels 2 annexes from peace treaty with Israel
Jordan cancels 2 annexes from peace treaty with Israel

King Abdullah said that the decision was made to protect Jordanian interests and "do whatever is necessary for Jordan & Jordanians", and that the two areas "were at the top of our priorities". But he said Israel "will enter negotiations with it on the possibility of extending the current arrangement". They also held up signs saying: "Earth equals d...

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  • Train Mows Down Crowd Killing Scores
Train Mows Down Crowd Killing Scores

One witness, who lost two brothers in the accident, said the train had failed even to whistle as it passed the festival... "Everyone here knows this effigy burning happens here and there is a big crowd". Closed-circuit television footage of Saurabh Madan leaving his house in an SUV surfaced on the social media on Sunday. Numerous victims were sho...

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  • At least 17 dead, 120
At least 17 dead, 120

At least six compartments of the train overturned, said Taiwan Railways Administration, according to Apple Daily. An AFP news agency reporter at the scene said more bodies were being removed from the damaged carriages at about 20:00 local time (12:00 GMT) on Sunday night.

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  • Gaza: Fears of Further Bloodshed as Israel Adopts 'Zero Tolerance' Policy
Gaza: Fears of Further Bloodshed as Israel Adopts 'Zero Tolerance' Policy

About it reports NV with reference to Reuters. Nickolay Mladenov issued the remarks at the Security Council Thursday a day after Israeli warplanes struck the Gaza Strip in retaliation at rocket firings from the Palestinian territory. The four Egyptian intelligence officials entered Gaza from Israel on Thursday afternoon, and then returned t...

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  • Assange cries humanitarian grounds and sues Ecuador over living conditions
Assange cries humanitarian grounds and sues Ecuador over living conditions

WikiLeaks co-founder Julian Assange is launching legal action against Ecuador , accusing its government of violating his "fundamental rights and freedoms". That case has since been dropped but Assange fears being extradited to the United States to face charges over the WikiLeaks website's release of troves of sensitive USA government files.

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  • Dozens Feared Dead As Train Plows Through Crowd Of Revelers In India
Dozens Feared Dead As Train Plows Through Crowd Of Revelers In India

He said the injured were being transported to the hospital, adding, "The government is going to bear the full cost of this". "He informed the station master at Amritsar about the train hitting the crowd immediately after the accident", he said.

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  • Meghan's schedule in Australia cut back after hectic start
Meghan's schedule in Australia cut back after hectic start

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex enjoying the Invictus Games opening ceremony at Sydney's Opera House. Prince Harry then issued a challenge to Aussies watching on at home, quipping, "And it's not how many shrimps you can put on the barbie".

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  • Priyanka Chopra is 'really excited' about Meghan Markle's pregnancy
Priyanka Chopra is 'really excited' about Meghan Markle's pregnancy

And mom-to-be Meghan Markle has been the ultimate trooper, attending multiple events each day with a huge smile on her face. "She's feeling fine but resting", a royal source told reporter Emily Nash of Meghan's condition today . "I actually think it is fantastic that she actually got to meet Harry and fall in love with him". Kensington ...

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  • US, Chinese Defense Chiefs Meet in Effort to Improve Ties
US, Chinese Defense Chiefs Meet in Effort to Improve Ties

US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis has met with his Chinese counterpart , Gen. Wei Fenghe on the sidelines of an Asian security conference in Singapore . Sen. Jack Reed, the ranking Democrat on the Senate Armed Services Committee, praised Mattis' experience in light of President Donald Trump's comments that the defense secretary was a "sort of a Dem...

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  • PM Khan extends condolences on India's train disaster
PM Khan extends condolences on India's train disaster

Train accidents are tragically common on India's overcrowded and underfunded rail network, and another derailment in Uttar Pradesh killed 23 people and injured over 120 one year beforehand. Doctors at the Civil Hospital said that the death toll could rise as some of the injured were critical. Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh ordered an inv...

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  • Kerryn Phelps kicks Liberals into minority government
Kerryn Phelps kicks Liberals into minority government

Victorian Liberal leader Matthew Guy has shrugged off his party's poor showing in the federal seat of Wentworth, saying the Coalition's woes at national level was not something he could control. There was no comment from Turnbull on the election result as of late Saturday night. He paid tribute to Dr Phelps, as well as the Labor candidate Tim Mur...

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