• Nooses Hung At Mississippi State Capitol Just Before Runoff Election
Nooses Hung At Mississippi State Capitol Just Before Runoff Election

Over the past week, high-profile contributors to the campaign of Senator Cindy Hyde-Smith including Walmart, AT&T, Pfizer, and Major League Baseball have requested a refund after the MS politician's "public hanging" remark sparked outrage.

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  • Drunk wedding photographer arrested after urinating, having sex in public, investigators say
Drunk wedding photographer arrested after urinating, having sex in public, investigators say

Parker County Sheriff Larry Fowler told the Star-Telegram Mehta was a wedding photographer. This time, officers asked her to leave the property, but, instead, she "went to a tree nearby and began to urinate". The prescription was in her name and deputies believe she mixed the drug with alcohol, which can lead to risky side effects, including extrem...

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  • Police investigating attack on 'Syrian refugee' on school playing field
Police investigating attack on 'Syrian refugee' on school playing field

However, police have confirmed that the incident took place on playing fields at Almondbury Community School in Huddersfield on October 25. Speaking for the first time since the incident, the boy said: "I woke up at night and just started crying about this problem".

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  • Lawmakers from nine countries grill Facebook in rare worldwide hearing
Lawmakers from nine countries grill Facebook in rare worldwide hearing

Facebook says it complies with European Union data protection laws, but Richard Allan , the company's vice president of policy solutions who appeared in Zuckerberg's stead, admitted it had made mistakes. British authorities have new ammunition to use against Facebook. "If you say to me was the election won because of this mass of (campaign spe...

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  • One person killed in vehicle crash as floods hit Sydney, Australia
One person killed in vehicle crash as floods hit Sydney, Australia

A courageous soul checks out the view from The Rocks looking across Sydney Harbour. West Pennant Hills recorded a whopping 72.5mm from 5:30am to 6:30am. "In my 12 years here we've certainly seen some sustained poor weather, but nothing like this, we are really urging people to slow down and not drive if possible", NSW Ambulance Acting Superinte...

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  • North Korea’s ‘peace gift’ puppies to South Korea pictured for first time
North Korea’s ‘peace gift’ puppies to South Korea pictured for first time

The organization is not alone. Following the inter-Korean summit in April, the two Koreas in August sought to run a South Korean train along the length of North Korea to the Chinese border to survey rail conditions. "We are glad that President Moon Jae-in and President Putin meet every year". Last week, US Defence Secretary James Mattis foreshado...

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  • Arlene Foster wants to get rid of the Irish backstop
Arlene Foster wants to get rid of the Irish backstop

The DUP has promised to oppose the Prime Minister's draft Withdrawal Agreement with the European Union over its concerns about the Irish backstop arrangement, which is created to prevent the imposition of a hard Irish border. Glyn Roberts, the chief executive of Retail NI, made the comment after Sammy Wilson, the DUP MP, accused businesses backin...

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  • Woman, Baby Daughter Killed By Grizzly Bear At Remote Cabin
Woman, Baby Daughter Killed By Grizzly Bear At Remote Cabin

The Royal Canadian Mounted Police and the Yukon department of environment are continuing to investigate the deaths. He shot and killed the animal, and then went to the cabin, where he found Theoret and their daughter dead outside. Mr Roesholt, who was also staying there, was apparently walking along the family's trapline when the grizzly struck. ...

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  • Naveed Jutt killed in congested Budgam locality
Naveed Jutt killed in congested Budgam locality

As the search party was closing in on the hiding militants, the latter fired triggering an encounter. In a 2014 firing incident in Shopian, five security forces personnel and two civilians were injured. Naveed Jatt was involved in the murder of senior journalist Shujaat Bukhari , who was the Editor-in-Chief of the daily Rising Kashmir . His tw...

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  • Trump attacks Mueller day after Manafort accused of lying
Trump attacks Mueller day after Manafort accused of lying

The plea agreement said Manafort "must at all times give complete, truthful and accurate information and testimony, and must not commit or attempt to commit, any further crimes". Mueller's investigators have charged a number of Trump's former aides with lying to them. So the question is: "What was he hiding that is worse than going to jail for the ...

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  • Melania Trump Defends 'Fantastic' Red Christmas Trees
Melania Trump Defends 'Fantastic' Red Christmas Trees

Last year, rows of branches sprayed white and lit from below were a haunting first sight for anyone fearless enough to tread down the hallway and this year, people are describing the First Lady's bold choice of red trees as similarly nightmarish.

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  • Mattis: 'No Smoking Gun' Showing Saudi Crown Prince Involved in Khashoggi Murder
Mattis: 'No Smoking Gun' Showing Saudi Crown Prince Involved in Khashoggi Murder

On "The Daily Briefing" Wednesday, Sen. Lawmakers also vented their frustration during a procedural vote on Yemen . The U.S. has supported Saudi Arabia in the war against the Houthis, an Islamic sect that seized the Yemeni capital of Sanaa and other parts of the country more than three years ago.

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  • Anthropologist Triloknath Pandit On Recovering American's Body From Sentinelese
Anthropologist Triloknath Pandit On Recovering American's Body From Sentinelese

The police are taking help of anthropologists and experts to draw a strategy to search the body of the American national, who was killed when he tried to enter the prohibited North Sentinel Island. Pathak identified the American as John Allen Chau and said he earlier described himself at a hotel as 26-year-old and from Alabama. Meanwhile. s...

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  • Nancy Pelosi: An Effective Woman Is Seen As a 'Threat'
Nancy Pelosi: An Effective Woman Is Seen As a 'Threat'

Pelosi, the California Democrat who served as House Speaker from 2007-2011, is certain to receive the Democrats' nomination for House Speaker in a Democratic Caucus vote expected Wednesday. Meantime, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo said he will support Representative Nancy Pelosi's bid to be the next Speaker of the House. Moulton, a Marine veter...

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  • Republican Cindy Hyde-Smith Wins Mississippi Senate Runoff
Republican Cindy Hyde-Smith Wins Mississippi Senate Runoff

Mississippi Republican Senate candidate Cindy Hyde-Smith has defeated Democratic challenger Mike Espy in the state's runoff election for the U.S. Senate seat. "Mr. President, thank you so much for all of your help", Hyde-Smith said in a victory speech to supporters, reiterating her win was a triumph for conservative values.

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  • House Democrats to hold leadership elections, pick speaker nominee
House Democrats to hold leadership elections, pick speaker nominee

He said an agreement for such a transition was not reached Wednesday. Joe Cunningham of SC and Abigail Spanberger of Virginia are among those who said they'd vote against Pelosi on the House floor. Tim Ryan of OH and Kathleen Rice of NY - met with Pelosi on Wednesday and asked her to produce "a meaningful plan for a leadership transition" to "all...

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  • Faulty automated safety system might have plunged Indonesia plane into Java sea
Faulty automated safety system might have plunged Indonesia plane into Java sea

Nurcahyo Utomo, the head of the air accident subcommittee of the Indonesian National Transportation Safety Committee, told The New York Times . The report said the pilots on the plane's penultimate flight reported that instruments were showing inaccurate readouts from the angle-of-attack (AoA) sensors.

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  • Ivanka Defends Her Emails, Says There's 'No Equivalency' With Clinton Scandal
Ivanka Defends Her Emails, Says There's 'No Equivalency' With Clinton Scandal

Ivanka Trump acknowledged, "People who want to see it as the same (as Hillary Clinton's emails) see it as the same", but said that all of her emails were on the White House server and there was "no intent to circumvent" regulations for White House staff.

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  • PM Khan invites India to move forward by leaving past experiences behind
PM Khan invites India to move forward by leaving past experiences behind

Addressing the groundbreaking ceremony of Kartarpur corridor , Navjot Singh Sidhu said that we need to revise the thinking about peace. "The only issue between us is Kashmir, all it needs is just two capable leaderships to resolve this issue".

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  • Trump threatens shutdown over border wall funding
Trump threatens shutdown over border wall funding

The incident prompted Mexican authorities to step up the police presence around the shelter. Speaking from Mississippi Monday, Trump defended the tear gassing for a second time and placed the blame on parents of migrant children, suggesting that some people with children aren't guardians but so-called "grabbers" who simply use the children to gain ...

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