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Nooses found hanging on grounds of MS state capitol

Nooses found hanging on grounds of MS state capitol State officials said the nooses were accompanied by handwritten signs mentioning lynchings and Tuesday's special Senate runoff, which has drawn attention to Mississippi's history of racially motivated violence. "No one twisted your comments", he said at the debate. At a midday event, before the content of the signs was disclosed, Espy said he knew nothing about the nooses or signs. [Full Article...]

Caravan migrants explore options after Tijuana border clash

Caravan migrants explore options after Tijuana border clash Mexico's Interior Ministry said it would immediately deport those who tried to "violently" enter the USA from Tijuana. He said officials were receiving more requests from migrants wanting to return to their countries, but did not have a number. [Full Article...]

Manafort Denies Ever Meeting Julian Assange

Manafort Denies Ever Meeting Julian Assange WikiLeaks has denied that these meetings ever happened, saying in a tweet that it was "willing to bet the Guardian a million dollars and its editor's head that Manafort never met Assange". Manafort, meanwhile, has violated the plea agreement he negotiated with prosecutors after that conviction in August, according to court documents filed on Monday . [Full Article...]

USA service members killed in Afghanistan roadside bombing

USA service members killed in Afghanistan roadside bombing The United States now has some 14,000 troops in Afghanistan, serving in the NATO-led Resolute Support training and advisory mission as well as in separate counter-terrorism operations against militant groups like Daesh. A separate statement on Tuesday said his death may have been the result of an accidental shooting by an Afghan ally during close-quarters fighting against dug-in enemy fighters. [Full Article...]

Taiwan voters reject same-sex marriage referendum

Taiwan voters reject same-sex marriage referendum The Democratic Progressive Party's (DPP) major defeat in local government elections on Saturday was a lesson the party has learned from democracy, and the party accepted the defeat humbly, President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) said Saturday. In the run-up to the elections, Tsai and her government said China was trying to sway voters with "political bullying" and "fake news", accusations Beijing denied. [Full Article...]

Wait, Are Kate Middleton and Meghan Markle Actually Feuding?

Wait, Are Kate Middleton and Meghan Markle Actually Feuding? Officials said Saturday that the couple will move from Kensington Palace in central London to Frogmore Cottage , a house on the grounds of Windsor Estate, early next year. Frogmore Cottage is just across from Frogmore House - the evening reception venue of Meghan and Harry - and will have a multi-millionaire refit before the royal couple move. [Full Article...]

Melania Trump Unveils 'American Treasures'-Themed WH Holiday Decor

Melania Trump Unveils 'American Treasures'-Themed WH Holiday Decor In that room, guests find the First Family Christmas card and ornament. This year, some of the trees displayed in the White House are blood red. In the China Room there are three tables recreated from previous state dinners during the Theodore Roosevelt, John F. [Full Article...]

Hundreds of flights canceled as Midwest braces for snowstorm

Hundreds of flights canceled as Midwest braces for snowstorm About 7 inches of snow fell across McHenry County on Sunday night, and it is expected to continue through Monday morning, National Weather Service meteorologist Kevin Donofrio said. In Chicago , the Department of Streets and Sanitation deployed 287 of its 300 snow vehicles, including plows and salt spreaders, according to the department. [Full Article...]

Turkish police raid Saudi businessman's villa in search for Khashoggi's body

Turkish police raid Saudi businessman's villa in search for Khashoggi's body The police and and the gendarmerie took security measures around the two storey villa, even as the drone-backed search was assisted by sniffer dogs as well. 26, 2018. President Recep Tayyip Erdogan earlier this month said Turkey had given "recordings" on the murder of Khashoggi to Saudi Arabia, the United States, Germany, France, and Britain. [Full Article...]

More than 140 whales die after becoming stranded on New Zealand beach

More than 140 whales die after becoming stranded on New Zealand beach Mr Leppens said the whales were half buried in sand and not in good health, indicating that they may have been there for around a day before they were found. Grover said there was usually at least one "significant" mass stranding a year. Research is now underway at Massey University looking at whether refloating pilot whales is the best thing for them or if pushing them back into the water was d... [Full Article...]

CARAVAN CHAOS: Over 50 Migrants ARRESTED After STORMING US-Mexico Border

CARAVAN CHAOS: Over 50 Migrants ARRESTED After STORMING US-Mexico Border Some migrants have been trying to present themselves to United States immigration authorities for asylum, but the USA only processes 100 asylum applications a day, leaving thousands on the waiting list. "They want us to wait in Mexico but I for one am desperate". "We have a shared border, and of course a shared concern for the safety and security of both communities in Tijuana and the San Di... [Full Article...]

Climate change could cost United States 'hundreds of billions' a year

Climate change could cost United States 'hundreds of billions' a year And coastal flooding is projected to force communities to move elsewhere. Green Car Reports respectfully reminds its readers that the scientific validity of climate change is not a topic for debate in our comments. If greenhouse gas pollution from power plants and cars continues to rise through the 21st century, the USA could then see $155bn a year in damages to labor and $118bn per year in da... [Full Article...]

Russia 'fires on Ukrainian ships' in Black Sea, seizes vessels

Russia 'fires on Ukrainian ships' in Black Sea, seizes vessels These materials will soon be made public". The Kerch Strait is the only passage into the Sea of Azov beyond it. It later said Russian helicopters had also flown on an attack course at the vessels before veering off. Mariupol is close to the region of eastern Ukraine controlled by Russian-backed separatists in a conflict that has caused at least 10,000 deaths since 2014. [Full Article...]

California's Camp Wildfire almost contained as death toll tops 84

California's Camp Wildfire almost contained as death toll tops 84 Some 475 people from Paradise and surrounding communities remain unaccounted for, according to a list from the Butte County Sheriff's Office. They look for clues that may indicate someone couldn't get out, such as a vehicle in the driveway or a wheelchair ramp. [Full Article...]

Trump Asks Supreme Court to Intervene, Rule on Trans Military Ban

Trump Asks Supreme Court to Intervene, Rule on Trans Military Ban The Trump administration asked the Supreme Court on Friday to issue an unusually quick ruling on the Pentagon's policy of restricting military service by transgender people. In a statement , Peter Renn, an attorney for Lambda Legal, which brought one of the challenges to the transgender military policy, called the Trump administration's action a "highly unusual step" that is "wildly premature a... [Full Article...]

European Union Leaders Approve Brexit Plan

European Union Leaders Approve Brexit Plan The European Union removed the last major obstacle to sealing an agreement on Brexit after Spain said it had reached a deal Saturday with Britain over Gibraltar on the eve of a summit where EU leaders will sign off on the divorce papers. [Full Article...]

Man guns down woman during argument in Florida Walmart

Man guns down woman during argument in Florida Walmart Cronin was pronounced dead at Ocala Regional Medical Center, according to Ocala Fire Rescue. The man is in custody and suffering from a self-inflicted gunshot wound. Silver Springs Blvd., and taken to a hospital. He was alive when he was taken to the hospital. An argument Saturday at a Florida Walmart garden center ended when a woman was fatally shot several time. [Full Article...]

Mexico's new government agrees to Trump's 'asylum waiting room' plan

Mexico's new government agrees to Trump's 'asylum waiting room' plan No "Releasing" into the USA. The potential agreement would break long-standing rules and install new barriers for Central American migrants attempting to reach the USA, the newspaper reported , citing Mexican officials and senior members of president-elect Andrés Manuel López Obrador's transition team. [Full Article...]

Turkey's Foreign Minister Accuses Trump Of Turning 'Blind Eye' To Khashoggi's Murder

Turkey's Foreign Minister Accuses Trump Of Turning 'Blind Eye' To Khashoggi's Murder A recent Central Intelligence Agency analysis leaked to the USA media reportedly pointed the finger at Prince Mohammed, though Saudi prosecutors have said he had no role in the killing. Saudi Arabia and the UAE, at war in Yemen against Shiite Houthi rebels there since 2015, are also expected to take part in United Nations -led peace talks in Sweden next month. [Full Article...]

1 dead, 2 injured in Alabama mall shooting

1 dead, 2 injured in Alabama mall shooting A 12-year-old bystander was also shot and taken to Children's Hospital by a Hoover Fire Department rescue squad. Rector said that the incident began with an altercation between an 18-year-old and another individual in a common area between JC Penney and Foot Action. [Full Article...]


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