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by | November 16, 2018 | 17:43

News that former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton might try to take on President Donald Trump in 2020 elicited cheers from the White House. " Hillary Will Run Again ", reads the headline of the Wall Street Journal op-ed, written by Mark Penn and Andrew Stein .

by | November 16, 2018 | 17:17

According to the authorities, the wildfire has so far claimed the lives of at least 63 people statewide, with the number of people missing or unaccounted for having soared to 631. The seven additional victims brings to 63 the number of people who have died in the Camp Fire. The latest blazes have capped a pair of calamitous wildfire seasons in California that scientists largely attribute to prolonged drought they say is symptomatic of climate change.

by | November 15, 2018 | 20:21

The agreement also led to protests by several hundred Israelis living near the border with Gaza who called for further action against Hamas. TRT World's Iolo ap Dafydd reports from Gaza city. He said every time Hamas fired a rocket, Israeli families have "just 15 seconds to find their loves ones and run to a bomb shelter". An anonymous source in Netanyahu's Likud party told Yediot , "There is no need for elections in the midst of a sensitive security situation".

by | November 15, 2018 | 19:36

Egypt has urged Israel to back down and the U.S., whose peace mediation has been stalled since 2014, condemned Hamas for the attacks. A statement issued by militant groups in Gaza said Ashdod, a major Israeli port just north of Ashkelon, and Beersheba, the biggest city in southern Israel, would be hit next if Israel didn't cease fire.

by | November 15, 2018 | 18:42

Days of fierce street fights between Yemeni government forces and Houthi rebels for the control of the strategic Red Sea port city of Hodeidah have made it very hard for local families to flee to safe areas. Four employees in Hodeida port who requested anonymity told AFP that a rebel commander had been killed in the Monday attack. Clashes between Saudi-backed troops and rebels in Hodeida have raged for almost two weeks, leaving almost 600 people dead and prompting warnings from the ...

by | November 15, 2018 | 16:45

He says Ankara wants Riyadh to reveal who ordered the October 2 killing of the journalist at the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul. On Thursday, the public prosecutor's office said he was killed after a struggle by a lethal injection and his body dismembered and taken out of the building.

by | November 14, 2018 | 11:28

Mr. Trump said Ricardel - seen Tuesday afternoon standing behind the president - was involved in disagreements over seating on the plane and other logistics. When asked yesterday about possible staff changes, Trump declined to comment on specifics, only telling reporters: "We'll be talking about it". The requests languished for months as Kelly insisted there weren't enough available positions for the first lady's aides to have senior titles, these people said.

by | November 14, 2018 | 09:18

Meanwhile, the UK's main opposition parties have written to May demanding she gives parliament "a truly meaningful vote" on the divorce deal agreed with the EU. It is also demanding an agreement on fishing quotas and efforts to ensure a level regulatory playing field with the United Kingdom after Brexit. But if you thought the revelation, on Tuesday night, that Theresa May has agreed a "divorce" deal with Brussels meant Brexit was done and dusted, think again.

by | November 12, 2018 | 21:26

Victorian police chief commissioner Graham Ashton told a press conference that the suspect drove a pickup truck to a location on a busy Melbourne street and set the vehicle on fire. A man, believed to be the driver, stabbed three people and was then shot by police. However, the police has clearly refuted any links of terrorism with the incident.

by | November 12, 2018 | 21:21

Nine people were found dead in and around the Northern California town of Paradise , where more than 6,700 homes and businesses were burned down by the 90,000-acre (36,400 hectares) Camp Fire, the state's most destructive on record, authorities said.

by | November 12, 2018 | 20:42

One Israeli soldier has been killed. Hamas's armed wing alleged in a statement that an Israeli special forces team infiltrated near Khan Yunis in a civilian vehicle. 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 | 20:04

President Donald Trump and French President Emmanuel Macron gesture during their meeting inside the Elysee Palace in Paris , Nov. 10, 2018. The president was widely criticized for not visiting the Aisne-Marne American Cemetery on Saturday, where 1,800 American soldiers were killed during World War I .

by | November 12, 2018 | 19:40

The Senate will not be voting on a bill to protect Special Counsel Robert S. Mueller from being fired , Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell told reporters on Friday. If Strzok, Page, James Comey, James Clapper, John Brennan and other former powerful figures in USA intelligence agencies and elsewhere within the Department of Justice were allowed to have partisan opinions, the new acting attorney general should be, too.

by | November 12, 2018 | 14:48

He found his home leveled - a large metal safe and pipes from his septic system the only recognizable traces. There are still 35 people missing. Wildfires also raged on both sides of Thousand Oaks, the Southern California city still in mourning over the massacre of 12 people in a shooting rampage at a country music bar Wednesday night.

by | November 11, 2018 | 21:57

Abdullahi Mohamed, a police officer in Mogadishu , told Anadolu Agency that three explosions targeted Sahafi Hotel. The hotel is near the headquarters of the Somali Police Force's Criminal Investigations Department (CID). Hussein. Some of the victims were burned beyond recognition when one vehicle bomb exploded next to a minibus, he said. "I could see people screaming as they fled the buses", said Fadumo Ali.

by | November 11, 2018 | 21:15

Rampant wildfires in California have prompted the Department of Forestry and Fire Management of Arizona to deploy 144 firefighters and 42 engines to help contain the blazes. There are booms and creaks from burning trees and telegraph poles. Progress also came against the smaller fire, prompting Ventura County officials to allow people in a handful of communities to return to their homes.

by | November 11, 2018 | 21:02

Mark Field, the British minister of State for Asia and the Pacific, tweeted his concern about the dissolution of parliament days before it was due to be reconvened. "The dissolution clearly indicates that Mr. Sirisena has grossly misjudged and miscalculated the support that he might or could secure to demonstrate support in the Parliament", said Bharath Gopalaswamy, director at US -based analyst group Atlantic Council's South Asia Center.

by | November 11, 2018 | 20:02

Young Kim becomes the first Korean American woman to serve in Congress, representing California's 39th District. When she was a teenager, Omar came to America as a Somalian refugee . Jared Polis made history in Colorado as the first openly gay man to be elected governor in the U.S. An early cannabis proponent, Polis ran on a progressive platform and replaced incumbent John Hickenlooper, who had reached his term limit.

by | November 10, 2018 | 15:42

Too much on point, perhaps. China's state news agency Xinhua this week introduced the newest members of its newsroom: AI anchors who will report "tirelessly" all day every day, from anywhere in the country. "Hello everyone. I'm an English artificial intelligence anchor", Qiu said in his first broadcast. The post read that the AI was created for reducing news production costs and also to improve efficiency .

by | November 10, 2018 | 15:28

The French President attempted to defend his renewed call for a united European defence by stating his intention is to "share the burden" of NATO's capability with America. Some 70 leaders will gather at 11 am on Sunday local time at the tomb of the Unknown Soldier at the Arc de Triomphe, in Paris , to mark the 100th anniversary of the end of the First World War.

by | November 10, 2018 | 14:34

The shipping site Sysla reported the tanker had been loaded with crude oil and was on its way to Britain. The 137 crew of the naval vessel KNM Helge Ingstad -which had been returning from North Atlantic Treaty Organisation military exercises- have been evacuated.

by | November 10, 2018 | 13:06

Neither side has explained why the planned talks between Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Kim Yong Chol, a key aide of the North Korean leader, were postponed. But Pompeo abruptly postponed the talks in NY. Chinese President Xi Jinping could soon visit the North, and according to China-based sources, North Korea is relaxing phone restrictions.

by | November 09, 2018 | 11:17

Police are telling all members of the public to avoid the CBD, although dozens of witnesses are being interviewed by officers at the scene. The bystander's heroic actions were praised on social media. 'Police are not looking for anyone further at this early stage. "Three people have been stabbed". "The exact circumstances are yet to be determined".

by | November 09, 2018 | 11:11

Teylor Whittler told "Fox & Friends" she was at the country bar celebrating a friend's 21st birthday when the shooting occurred. "It looked like he knew what he was doing ". "They called out our crisis intervention team, our mental health specialists who met with him, talked to him and cleared him", the sheriff said. Long was a veteran of the war in Afghanistan, where he'd served as a machine gunner.

by | November 09, 2018 | 11:09

The timing for when a final report would be submitted by the special counsel's office is still unclear, and sources say there is also no clear timeline for when Mueller will wrap his investigation. Whitaker very vocally believes otherwise. During that campaign, one of his chief pledges at a GOP forum was that he would ask candidates for a federal judgeships whether they are "people of faith" who had "a biblical view of justice".