• Central Intelligence Agency chief Haspel to brief Senate on Khashoggi killing
Central Intelligence Agency chief Haspel to brief Senate on Khashoggi killing

Khashoggi was killed - and then dismembered by a bone saw - in October at the Saudi embassy in Istanbul by a hit squad sent by bin Salman, the Central Intelligence Agency concluded . By contrast, US President Donald Trump's position, as summarized in his statement the following Tuesday, has been to take the crown prince at his word.

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  • USA takes aim at China, Iran, Russia over treaty violations
USA takes aim at China, Iran, Russia over treaty violations

Iranian military leaders on Sunday vowed to press ahead with weapons testing of intermediate and long-range missiles, as well as other advanced arms systems, which have been banned by sanctions issued by the US and United Nations. The mission, in a statement released on Tuesday, described the United States as the gross violator of the resolution,...

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  • British government forced to back down in Brexit legal advice row
British government forced to back down in Brexit legal advice row

Theresa May suffered a humiliating series of blows on Tuesday as the government was found in contempt of Parliament for the first time in history and MPs backed a rebel amendment to her key Brexit legislation. Labour Party Brexit spokesman Keir Starmer called the contempt finding "a badge of shame" for the government. Rejecting it would leave ...

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  • Things to know about George H.W. Bush funeral services
Things to know about George H.W. Bush funeral services

Relatives accompanying the casket will include his sons, former President George W. Bush and Neil Bush , along with members of their immediate families. Bush over the weekend, his beloved service dog was by his side to the end. - Sully was placed with 41st president in late June. Along with the tweet , the 41st President included a photo ...

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  • Trump demands jail term for his ex-lawyer
Trump demands jail term for his ex-lawyer

Conway tore into the president, accusing him of jury- and witness-tampering. " Nice to know that some people still have 'guts!' ". "I think it is both obstruction and witness tampering ", said Lisa Kern Griffin, a former federal prosecutor and law professor at Duke University.

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  • Brian Mulroney remembers George HW Bush as 'a great friend of Canada'
Brian Mulroney remembers George HW Bush as 'a great friend of Canada'

Bush flew 58 combat missions as a U.S. Navy pilot in World War II and was awarded the Distinguished Flying Cross for bravery. "George Bush Sr. has also done a lot to strengthen Russian-American cooperation on the issues of global security", Putin added.

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  • May threatened with 'historical constitutional row' over Brexit deal
May threatened with 'historical constitutional row' over Brexit deal

Lawmakers are voting on a motion finding the government in contempt of Parliament for refusing to publish the full guidance from Attorney General Geoffrey Cox. Opposition parties say their representatives will vote against the deal, and so have dozens of lawmakers from May's Conservative Party. Many of May's critics want her to go back and rene...

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  • 'Mission complete': Bush's service dog lies by casket
'Mission complete': Bush's service dog lies by casket

After services in Washington, there will be another funeral in Houston on Thursday followed by burial at the Bush Presidential Library in College Station, Texas. Martin's Episcopal Church in Houston. According to CNN , the Bush family named Sully after former airline pilot Chelsey "Sully" Sullenberger III who, in 2009, landed a damaged passenger...

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  • Chance of rain mixing with snow later today
Chance of rain mixing with snow later today

Those snow showers can linger into your Monday morning commute with any accumulations mainly on grassy surfaces. Similar winds will carry through much of Sunday as they gradually shift more to the north and northeast. The bad news is snow returns Sunday night with colder air being ushered in. Several inches of snow is expected for many of our...

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  • Trump declares state of emergency in Alaska post natural disaster
Trump declares state of emergency in Alaska post natural disaster

A auto is trapped on a collapsed section of the offramp of Minnesota Drive in Anchorage , Friday, Nov. 30. The state late Saturday identified 47 earthquake-damaged roads and bridges, most of which can not be fully repaired until the region's dark and snowy winter has passed.

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  • Former FBI Director James Comey agrees to private disposition with House Republicans
Former FBI Director James Comey agrees to private disposition with House Republicans

The committee is expected to question Comey about decisions made by the FBI in 2016, including the FBI's investigations into Hillary Clinton's use of a private email server, and possible collusion between Russian Federation and Trump's presidential campaign.

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  • Amber Guyger’s Attorney Calls Indictment ‘Vindictive Emotion’
Amber Guyger’s Attorney Calls Indictment ‘Vindictive Emotion’

She says a murder charge is intentionally and knowingly killing a person, while a manslaughter offence is recklessly killing a person. "We are elated that we've made this step but we are focused on seeing this case through". "I feel for Botham Jean's family, and I can't imagine the pain they are going through". Allison Jean also said that t...

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  • US, Canada, Mexico Sign New Trade Deal
US, Canada, Mexico Sign New Trade Deal

But the agreement still must be ratified by the legislative bodies of all three countries - a process that could take months and could be complicated by the Trump administration's tariffs on aluminum and steel and by the House Democrats' return to power in January.

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  • Yemen conflict: USA defends backing for Saudi-led coalition
Yemen conflict: USA defends backing for Saudi-led coalition

Khashoggi is a serious matter on which I want the entire truth to be made", he said. "I am looking for the Kodak moment", she said. Newsweek and other news organizations are reporting that at least five of the Republican senators who voted against ending support for the Saudi-led war in Yemen received donations from Saudi lobbyists.

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  • Mexico starts moving some migrants to new shelter
Mexico starts moving some migrants to new shelter

In late October, agents assigned to the Rio Grande Valley Sector apprehended a Salvadoran national who illegally crossed the border with his minor son. "They're not the women and children that you see them putting in the front of the caravan so that is what is photographed all the time", she tells OneNewsNow.

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  • Xi, Putin meet on G20 sidelines
Xi, Putin meet on G20 sidelines

Highlighting the need to work closely towards common interests, he stressed on the need for unity among developing nations of the world. Despite deep divisions going into the summit and resistance from the United States, European Union officials were optimistic and said countries were making progress on a final statement that will acknowledge pro...

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  • Syria shoots down 'Israeli war plane' near Damascus
Syria shoots down 'Israeli war plane' near Damascus

The Syrian Defense Ministry stated Thursday that "our air defenses are thwarting hostile targets over the area of Al-Kiswah and are shooting them down". Iran and Russian Federation are the government's key allies in the civil war that has raved Syria since 2011, and Moscow's intervention in 2015 dramatically turned the tables against the rebels.

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  • Saudi Crown Prince sidelined in G20 family photo
Saudi Crown Prince sidelined in G20 family photo

Russian President Vladimir Putin and Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman attend the G20 leaders summit in Buenos Aires , Argentina November 30, 2018 . "I do worry", Macron replies. The Saudi Gazette newspaper posted a video of the meeting online showing the two speaking in hushed tones with their heads close together.

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  • Putin, Trump to discuss nuclear arms control at G20 summit, Kremlin says
Putin, Trump to discuss nuclear arms control at G20 summit, Kremlin says

Cohen said he and a partner pursued the plan build a Trump tower in Moscow through the middle of 2016. Mrs. Sanders described the decision-making process to reporters traveling with the president. Mr Trump is also to meet separately with Russia's Vladimir Putin and the leaders of Argentina , Germany, India, Japan, South Korea and Turkey, W...

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  • Cohen's Trump Tower Lies Were Part Of Mueller's Questions For Trump
Cohen's Trump Tower Lies Were Part Of Mueller's Questions For Trump

Mr Trump said on Twitter, referring to a United States senator who led an anti-communist crusade in the 1950s. Cohen lied about his dealings because Trump wanted to hide an improper conflict. Read Mueller's charging document here. Mueller also said that Cohen discussed the project with Trump, identified as "individual 1", on more than the...

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  • Suspected serial killer confesses to 3 murders in Phoenix, FBI says
Suspected serial killer confesses to 3 murders in Phoenix, FBI says

Texas Ranger James Holland has been conducting almost daily interviews with Little, while Palazzolo and Williamson are examining mortuary records, death certificates and cold case files, trying to gather as much detail as they can to see if other unsolved murder cases can finally be closed.

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  • Facebook VP Richard Allan faces grilling, but Mark Zuckerberg refused to attend
Facebook VP Richard Allan faces grilling, but Mark Zuckerberg refused to attend

The 34-year-old CEO rejected numerous requests from the UK Parliament's Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Committee to answer questions on Facebook's handling of user data and privacy. Parliament seized the documents over the weekend from the founder of app development company Six4Three while he was visiting London. A British lawmaker alleged o...

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  • Trump says Mueller's 'gone rogue' after dumping Manafort plea deal
Trump says Mueller's 'gone rogue' after dumping Manafort plea deal

Manafort is scheduled to be sentenced in the Virginia case on February 8, 2019, The New York Times reported . He also disagreed that he breached his plea agreement . Well, now Robert Mueller is alleging that Manafort has been lying to his team, as well as to the Federal Bureau of Investigation. That was when he began cooperating with Mueller an...

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  • Storm Diana heads for Warrington with chance of 80mph winds
Storm Diana heads for Warrington with chance of 80mph winds

Weather warnings of wind stayed in place across the country as Storm Diana brought strong gusts and heavy rain, causing transport delays and power outages. Storm Diana is expected to move away during Wednesday evening , although showers are likely to persist into Thursday, November 29. He explained: 'By the time it got to us it would not meet t...

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  • Lion Air Crash: Aircraft Should Have Been Grounded
Lion Air Crash: Aircraft Should Have Been Grounded

The crash appears to have been caused by a mix of brand-new technology and cockpit confusion as the pilots fought to gain altitude after an early-morning takeoff from Jakarta. The tragedy was the first involving Boeing's latest model of the 737 series, 737 MAX, which entered service a year ago. Edward Sirait, chief executive of Lion Air, said h...

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  • Catastrophic Northern California fire is finally contained
Catastrophic Northern California fire is finally contained

It is the most destructive blaze in California's history and the deadliest wildfire in the U.S. in a century. Butte County Sheriff Kory Honea has warned that the remains of some victims may never be found. More than 50,000 were forced to flee the flames, many who have lost their homes and were now living in evacuation shelters and makeshift c...

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  • Auto bomb explodes in Kabul hours after President Ghani outlines peace plan
Auto bomb explodes in Kabul hours after President Ghani outlines peace plan

A spokesman for the Kabul police chief says at least six people have been wounded in a coordinated attack against security forces in the eastern part of the capital Kabul . The Taliban has claimed the attack that killed three USA service members and completely destroyed a US tank in eastern Afghanistan, AP reported. Attahullah Afghan, who he...

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  • Mexico to deport asylum seekers who tried to breach USA border
Mexico to deport asylum seekers who tried to breach USA border

The CBP said they had to resort to use gas tear and rubber bullets to respond to the migrants' aggressiveness and disperse the crowd. And here's the bottom line: "Nobody is coming into our country unless they come in legally", Trump asserted.

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  • Ivanka Trump says 'no equivalency' between her email use and Clinton's
Ivanka Trump says 'no equivalency' between her email use and Clinton's

The discovery alarmed some advisers to President Donald Trump , who feared that his daughter's practices bore similarities to those of Clinton, who used as personal email server while secretary of state during the Obama administration. But on Thanksgiving Day, POTUS told reporters, "If they have to, they're gonna use lethal force". Replied Rober...

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  • Ukraine-Russia sea clash staged, says Putin
Ukraine-Russia sea clash staged, says Putin

President Donald Trump said he may cancel a planned meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Argentina later this week. Merkley argued that Trump should not meet with Putin while his presidential campaign team remains under investigation for alleged collusion with the Russian government.

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  • UK Parliament seizes Facebook documents in privacy probe
UK Parliament seizes Facebook documents in privacy probe

The documents were seized during the discovery process in a Six4Three lawsuit that claims Facebook created privacy loopholes that allowed Cambridge Analytica to obtain Facebook user data. Collins' seizure, however, did not take place against Facebook itself; rather, the documents have been seized from United States software development company ...

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  • Trump accuses Mueller of 'ruining lives'
Trump accuses Mueller of 'ruining lives'

Prosecutors don't lightly accuse people of breaching a cooperation agreement, said Mimi Rocah, a former federal prosecutor. " Paul Manafort will take every opportunity to dispute that and have his lawyers produce evidence that he did not lie and that he was showing his recollection to the best of his ability".

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  • GOP Senator Who Made ‘Hanging’ Remark Attended ‘Segregated’ Academy
GOP Senator Who Made ‘Hanging’ Remark Attended ‘Segregated’ Academy

Hyde-Smith spoke to Republican stalwarts at a Meridian museum Sunday afternoon supported by U.S. Sen. The office of the commissioner of Major League Baseball PAC donated the legal maximum, $5,000, to U.S. A day earlier she received a donation from San Francisco Giants part-owner Charles B. Johnson . The victor finishes the term of Sen. Thad Coc...

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  • Foster: EU withdrawal text not in NI’s long-term interests
Foster: EU withdrawal text not in NI’s long-term interests

I think it is and the reason I say that is on day one of us leaving the European Union there would be no difference, we would be exactly the same as the rest of the United Kingdom but in year five or ten we would be different. The prime minister will also meet with the five main political parties, to urge them to get behind the deal - which has rec...

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  • Manafort met with Julian Assange ahead of 2016 leaks
Manafort met with Julian Assange ahead of 2016 leaks

The Guardian said Manafort's lawyers declined to answer its questions about the visits. On Tuesday, he further denied any knowledge of Manafort, his one-time business partner, and Assange meeting one-on-one. Manafort says in a statement that a Guardian report saying he met with Assange at the Ecuadorian embassy is "totally false and deliber...

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