World

by | November 12, 2018 | 18:08

The two Koreas begin work on demolishing guard posts along their heavily fortified military border. The major opposition Liberty Party of Korea criticized the government's decision to send tangerines to the North. Seoul's approach to addressing the threat is in contrast with the United States which had pressured Pyongyang to denuclearise before sanctions would be lifted.

by | November 12, 2018 | 16:27

He and first lady Melania Trump had planned to visit the memorial for American marines near the Belleau Wood battlefield on Saturday afternoon, however their program was nixed at the last minute due to a storm that would have prevented them from helicoptering to the site that's more than an hour's drive from Paris .

by | November 12, 2018 | 14:46

They were not authorized to speak publicly about private conversations and spoke on condition of anonymity. A Democratic aide told The Hill that a potential lawsuit is in talks, which would argue that Whitaker's appointment breached the Senate's "advice and consent" role, which is in the preliminary stages and is being researched.

by | November 12, 2018 | 14:27

Rain forced the grounding of his helicopter to Aisne-Marne American Cemetery in Belleau, 50 miles east of Paris - and officials said the two-hour drive was not possible. Clara Jeffery, who is the editor of an investigative news organisation reminded how Hillary Clinton attended the 9/11 memorial despite suffering from pneumonia.

by | November 12, 2018 | 14:05

In Ventura County, most of the town of Thousand Oaks was ordered evacuated, adding to the anguish days after a gunman killed 12 people in a shooting rampage at a bar. By comparison, the Tubbs fire a year ago burned more than 36,000 acres, destroyed more than 5,000 homes and killed 22 people. People sidestepped metal that melted off cars and Jet-Skis and donned masks as they surveyed ravaged neighborhoods despite an evacuation order for all of Paradise, a town of 27,000 founded in the 1800s.

by | November 12, 2018 | 13:54

Blake Johnson from Channel 7 brought us the latest. One of the injured victims has a neck injury and is in a suspected critical condition, while another has a head injury, according to Ambulance Victoria . The video also shows another individual, dubbed "trolley man", quickly barging in with a trolley directly hitting the attacker and stalling him to buy the police some time.

by | November 12, 2018 | 13:21

Although 95 percent of a Brexit deal is said to be agreed, Britain and the European Union have yet to agree on how to guarantee that there will be no return to a visible border between Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland in future.

by | November 12, 2018 | 11:55

Gaza's Health Ministry reported the slain Palestinians were: Hamas commander Nour al-Din Muhammad Salama Baraka, 37; Mohammed Majid Mousa Al-Qara, 23; Alaa al-Din Muhammad Qwaider, 22; Mustafa Hassan Mohammed Abu Odeh, 21; Mahmoud Attallah Musabeh 25, and Alaa Fawzi Mohammed Fseifes, 19.

by | November 12, 2018 | 10:23

The Woolsey Fire prompted officials to call for the voluntary evacuation of some 75,000 homes in Ventura County northwest of Los Angeles , where 12 people were killed this week in a mass shooting . "Most of them were immobile with walkers, or spouses that were bed-ridden, so we were trying to get additional units to come and try and help us, just taking as many as we could", he said, describing the community as having "a lot of elderly, a lot of immobile people, some low-income with no ...

by | November 12, 2018 | 10:22

Sheriff's Capt. Garo Kuredjian said investigators were still interviewing witnesses, have served a search warrant at Long's home and searched the vehicle Long drove to the bar. "I don't know what he saw over there, but he was mentally disturbed before he left for the military", Dominique Colell, who coached Long in track, told Inside Edition.

by | November 12, 2018 | 10:18

On Sunday, Trump attended a scheduled event honoring American war dead at a USA cemetery just outside of Paris . The US president had been scheduled to lay a wreath and observe a moment of silence at the Aisne-Marne American cemetery and memorial at Belleau, about 60 miles (100km) north-east of Paris .

by | November 12, 2018 | 09:32

He said the public should be asked to confirm their decision to leave the European Union and, if they choose to do that, whether to accept Mrs May's plan or leave without a deal. Urging people to "savour the full horror of this capitulation", he says Mrs May's plans for a customs union backstop are "shameful" and can not be "conceivably" supported by any of her Cabinet.

by | November 12, 2018 | 06:58

Video shot from the scene showed the frenzied attack that carried on for more than a minute, beginning with the attacker charging at two police officers and slashing at them with a knife. The exact circumstances are yet to be determined at this stage. The area has been cordoned off, police said. A man who killed one person in a terrorist attack in the Australian city of Melbourne was known to police and was the brother of a man arrested on terror charges a year ago, Australian police ...

by | November 12, 2018 | 04:57

Melbourne's The Age raised questions about his mental health, quoting a local imam as saying Shire Ali told him he was being "chased by unseen people with spears". The Bourke St terrorist slipped through the cracks of spy agencies, despite his movements and electronic device use being monitored. Hassan Khalif Shire Ali , 30, had previously been spoken to by ASIO officials and his passport was cancelled in 2015 over concerns he would travel to Syria.

by | November 12, 2018 | 04:54

Over 1,500 United States soldiers who fought in World War I are buried at the hillside cemetery in Suresnes. The determination to ground Marine One, the president's helicopter, due to bad weather is made by the Marine Corps and the White House Military Office, which then presents the recommendation to the White House in collaboration with the Secret Service, according to a Secret Service official.

by | November 12, 2018 | 04:32

The WSJ reported that President Donald Trump is directly implicated in the payoffs of alleged mistresses Stormy Daniels and Karen McDougal during the 2016 election and was "involved in or briefed on almost every step of the agreements".

by | November 12, 2018 | 04:10

Qatar has also said it would hand out $100 to each of 50,000 poor families, as well as larger sums to Palestinians wounded in clashes along Gaza's border with Israel. Israel says it is defending its border against militant infiltrations, but its army has come under worldwide criticism because of the large number of unarmed protesters who have been shot.

by | November 12, 2018 | 03:52

Whitaker, a former US attorney from Iowa, was not hired and he continued to work as a political pundit for CNN . "I've got some issues with this, quite frankly, because the notion that the chief of staff who is not Senate confirmed would have more experience, more wisdom and better judgement than someone like the deputy attorney general or even the solicitor general, people in the line of presidential succession within the Department of Justice, to me, it confounds me", Gonzales said in an ...

by | November 12, 2018 | 03:51

The victims were all found in vehicles that were torched by the fast-moving blaze in the Butte County town of Paradise , according to the Butte County Sheriff's Office. "It's a very unsafe and very serious situation", Butte County Sheriff Kory Honea said. Evacuation notices were set for homes on the east side of Chico, a city of about 93,000 people about 90 miles north of Sacramento.

by | November 12, 2018 | 03:36

However he was clear that the DUP weren't the only voices that should be listened to in Northern Ireland . Earlier, Reuters reported, citing a letter from UK Prime Minister Theresa May obtained by The Times, that the European Union was considering the creation of a customs border in the Irish sea between Northern Ireland and the rest of the United Kingdom in the event of a no-deal on Brexit .