• Tanker collides with Norwegian frigate
Tanker collides with Norwegian frigate

The Norwegian frigate KNM Helge Ingstad , right, after a collision with the tanker Sola TS , in Oygarden, Norway, on November 8, 2018. Update: 0700 UTC - according to latest reports frigate was taken to shallow waters to avoid sinking, water ingress is incontrollable.

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  • One dead, two injured, in Melbourne stabbing incident
One dead, two injured, in Melbourne stabbing incident

The knifeman then attacked three people, with one of them dead. Photo from the scene showed crowds of people behind police barriers. One of the victims has died, while the others have been taken to hospital. More than 100 police have swarmed on the area. Witness Fiona told 3AW her friends had seen someone with a knife in the area and she'd be...

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  • Trump administration moves forward with asylum restrictions
Trump administration moves forward with asylum restrictions

In Fiscal Year 2018, almost 90 percent of Central American migrants who arrived at the border and claimed "credible fear" passed their initial asylum-seeking interview. Trump has long said those seeking asylum should come through legal ports of entry. Members of one of the migrant caravans riding on a truck in Donaji, Mexico, last week.

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  • California wildfire roars to life, forces thousands to flee
California wildfire roars to life, forces thousands to flee

The Adventist Health Feather River Hospital in Paradise evacuated staff and 41 patients to other hospitals, given its close proximity to the fire, said Jill Kinney, an Adventist Health spokeswoman. The Camp Fire was the fiercest of several wind-driven blazes that erupted across the state on Thursday. Shari Bernacett said she and her husband tri...

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  • Trump under fire for firing Sessions
Trump under fire for firing Sessions

Christie helped put away Kushner's father, Charles Kushner, for campaign and tax crimes. " Trump putting himself above the law is a threat to our democracy, and we've got to get Congress to stop him", the group said on its website . In the months before, Whitaker was a familiar presence on CNN, where he questioned Mueller's scope and reach. ...

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  • White House yanks pass of CNN correspondent
White House yanks pass of CNN correspondent

CNN's Acosta is no Cronkite. Wednesday's event, which began with the president framing Tuesday's election results as a victory for himself and the Republican party, was Trump's first planned, open-ended press conference at the White House since February 2017, and only the second since he took office.

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  • Sheriff Vet Killed Responding to Calif Shooting - Police Depts Pay Tribute
Sheriff Vet Killed Responding to Calif Shooting - Police Depts Pay Tribute

Here's what we know about the late Wednesday shooting. This violence came just days after 11 people were gunned down in a Pittsburgh synagogue, months after 17 students and staff were massacred in a high school at Parkland, Florida, and a year after 84 people were killed in rampages in Las Vegas and Sutherland Springs, Texas.

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  • Hundreds demonstrate to protect Russian Federation investigation
Hundreds demonstrate to protect Russian Federation investigation

Nadler and other Democrats on the committee suggested the shakeup appears to be an effort to alter oversight of special counsel Robert Mueller's probe in a way that favors the president. "I'm disappointed in the attorney general for many reasons", Trump told reporters in September. "He took the job and then he said, "I'm going to recuse myself....

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  • Russian Federation probe 'under threat' after Sessions fired
Russian Federation probe 'under threat' after Sessions fired

Jeff Sessions resigned as the United State's chief law enforcement officer after enduring more than a year of blistering and personal attacks from President Donald Trump over his recusal from the Russian Federation investigation. Separately, Justice Department prosecutors in NY secured a guilty plea from Trump's former personal lawyer, Michael Coh...

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  • Whitsundays shark attack victim dies
Whitsundays shark attack victim dies

Dr Christidis suffered horrific injuries and was airlifted by RACQ CQ Rescue Helicopter Service to Mackay Base Hospital where he died soon after arriving. "I believe the message we want to get across is don't swim in Cid Harbour". 46-year-old Justine Barwick and 12-year-old Hannah Papps both survived, with the young girl losing her leg.

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  • LeBron James, Jared Goff, other athletes react to Thousand Oaks mass shooting
LeBron James, Jared Goff, other athletes react to Thousand Oaks mass shooting

The wounded police officer was taken to hospital, but later died of his injuries. A "dedicated" police officer who was one year from retirement died in the California bar massacre while trying to stop the gunman, it emerged today. Ron Helus , who had worked in law enforcement for 29 years, had planned to retire in the coming year, Dean said, no...

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  • Trump clashes with 'rude, terrible' CNN reporter
Trump clashes with 'rude, terrible' CNN reporter

The "Jersey Girl Embarrassed by Bob Menendez ", as Conway has dubbed herself on Twitter , also said that she doesn't think "anybody should have - any young woman, particularly - should have somebody swiping away at them, grabbing the microphone back".

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  • 69-year-old man asks court to lower his age to 20
69-year-old man asks court to lower his age to 20

The 69-year-old also spoke to The Washington Post , and said he is not concerned that his comparison of an age change to a sex change may be offensive to transgender people. Ratelband told the daily Dutch newspaper De Telegraaf . The judge said he sympathized with Rathelband - a neurolinguistic programming trainer who converted to Buddhism ea...

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  • At least 3 dead after buildings collapse in Marseille
At least 3 dead after buildings collapse in Marseille

Rescuers worked throughout the night looking for victims in the rubble of two buildings which collapsed suddenly on Monday morning in Noailles, a working-class district in the heart of the Mediterranean port city. The news service reports that nine of that building's 10 units were occupied, with a shop filling the lower level. "The most important...

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  • GOP keeps Senate control for 2 more years, triumph for Trump
GOP keeps Senate control for 2 more years, triumph for Trump

In what was widely seen as a referendum on Trump's first two years in office, the projection, if confirmed, would cloud the prospect of his re-election in the 2020 presidential election. Preliminary exit poll results reported by ABC News showed that 18- to 29-year-olds accounted for 13 percent of voters nationally, up from 11 percent in 2014.

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  • Sanef 'deeply disturbed' by arrest of Angela Quintal, Muthoki Mumo
Sanef 'deeply disturbed' by arrest of Angela Quintal, Muthoki Mumo

He added that both women were now at the South African embassy in Tanzania's economic capital Dar-es-Salaam. The pair, Angela Quintal - CPJ's Africa program coordinator, and Muthoki Mumo - its sub-Saharan Africa representative were detained in their hotel rooms in Dar es Salaam, Quintal said.

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  • The massive firsts that just happened for women in the US
The massive firsts that just happened for women in the US

American voters have elected many men in their 20s to Congress, but Ocasio-Cortez could become the youngest woman to join the House. Others, like Massachusetts' Ayanna Pressley , were political veterans. They include veterans, a former Central Intelligence Agency operative, a teacher who grew up the daughter of a drug addict, a one-time bartende...

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  • Boeing to issue safety advice on 737 MAX after Indonesia crash
Boeing to issue safety advice on 737 MAX after Indonesia crash

The sensor keeps track of the angle of the aircraft nose relative to oncoming air to prevent the plane from stalling and diving. As a result of continuing investigations into last week's crash of Lion Air flight 610, the US Federal Aviation Administration has issued an emergency airworthiness directive (AD) to operators of Boeing 737 MAX ...

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  • Trump expects Kim summit early next year despite Pompeo postponement
Trump expects Kim summit early next year despite Pompeo postponement

Nauert said the U.S. remained focussed on fulfilling the commitments agreed to by President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un at the Singapore summit in June, reported The Washington Post . The allies have already suspended most of their major joint exercises since the first US-North Korea summit in Singapore in June. That effort ...

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  • Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg hospitalized after fracturing 3 ribs in fall
Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg hospitalized after fracturing 3 ribs in fall

According to a Court spokesperson (via CNN's Manu Raju ), Ginsburg has fractured three ribs in the fall. U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg arrives at a lecture on September 26 at Georgetown University Law Center in Washington , D.C.

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