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Hurricane Michael Death Toll Continues To Rise

Hurricane Michael Death Toll Continues To Rise Michael crashed ashore near Mexico Beach on Wednesday afternoon as one of the most powerful storms in United States history, with winds of up to 155 miles per hour (250 kph). In North Carolina, a 38-year-old man died when a large tree fell on his vehicle Thursday on USA 64 east of Statesville, Iredell County Fire Marshal David Souther said. [Full Article...]

President Donald Trump Tweetstorm - The Sunday Edition

President Donald Trump Tweetstorm - The Sunday Edition Instead, the focus turned to Confederate General Robert E. Lee . But there was also a tomato tossed at the media, which made much of comments by Trump in OH on hometown hero Ulysses S. An earlier tweet misidentified the general President Trump described as "incredible" at a rally in Ohio. Trump, for his part, charged that NBC had intentionally misrepresented his speech about Ulysses S Grant. [Full Article...]

Buckingham Palace shares Princess Eugenie's official wedding photos

Buckingham Palace shares Princess Eugenie's official wedding photos All these details contributed to the subtle and obvious differences that created the iconic weddings, which were viewed across the globe. Rather than the neatly styled bun, she wore for during the ceremony, Eugenie instead wore her hair out, held back with a hair slide that belongs to Her Majesty The Queen. [Full Article...]

7 climbers killed, 2 missing after storm sweeps through Nepal base camp

7 climbers killed, 2 missing after storm sweeps through Nepal base camp Earlier, a police spokesman had said a helicopter pilot saw eight bodies scattered across the mountain. "(They) fell off a cliff and died", the South Korean foreign ministry said in a statement. A sixth South Korean climber was staying at a village lower in the valley when the storm hit, after being forced to a lower altitude by health problems. [Full Article...]

Pope Francis accepts resignation of Cardinal Donald Wuerl

Pope Francis accepts resignation of Cardinal Donald Wuerl Pope Francis is now calling on Catholics worldwide to pray through the month in a bid to fight back the devil and protect the Church. But, Cardinal Ouellet said, rumors about Archbishop McCarrick did reach the Vatican years ago, so both he and his predecessor, Cardinal Giovanni Battista Re, made requests to Archbishop McCarrick "not to travel or to make public appearances, in order to avoid new... [Full Article...]

5,000 feared missing as Indonesia quake death toll rises

5,000 feared missing as Indonesia quake death toll rises Balaroa was one of the areas hardest hit by the September 28 magnitude 7.5 quake, which threw homes in the neighborhood tens of meters and left cars upright or perched on eruptions of concrete and asphalt. "What's the point anyway?" More than 1,400 people were killed in last Friday's quake and tsunami . "I don't want her to feel like her father never tried to find her". [Full Article...]

At least 5 killed in heavy rains in Spain’s Mallorca

At least 5 killed in heavy rains in Spain’s Mallorca The rain was so heavy a river burst its banks. The Foreign Office has said: "We are in contact with the Spanish authorities responding to flooding in Majorca, and urgently seeking updates from them". At least 220 millimetres of rain are believed to have fallen in the region, flooding homes, roads and fields. Dramatic video footage on social media shows raging torrents of water gushing throug... [Full Article...]

Erdogan adviser Aktay says missing Saudi journalist killed in Istanbul consulate

Erdogan adviser Aktay says missing Saudi journalist killed in Istanbul consulate US President Donald Trump expressed concern about his fate on Monday. "We have some concrete information, it won't be an unresolved crime", the Middle East Eye reported . "Consulate officials can not save themselves by saying that he left the building", Mr Erdogan told a news conference on Monday. The issue threatens to strain the close relationship Prince Mohammed has forged with the Trump adm... [Full Article...]

Kavanaugh has votes to be confirmed after Collins, Manchin commit

Kavanaugh has votes to be confirmed after Collins, Manchin commit Announcements by Republican Susan Collins of ME and Democrat Joe Manchin of West Virginia that they'll support the conservative jurist made Saturday's confirmation vote a formality, an anticlimactic finale to a battle that riveted the nation for almost a month. [Full Article...]

Palestinian kills two Israelis in West Bank shooting

Palestinian kills two Israelis in West Bank shooting Thousands of Israelis and Palestinians work side by side in the industrial zone, which includes some 160 factories. She was discharged from the hospital after an overnight stay. Israel's military said it was treating the killings as a terrorist attack . I'm sure we'll catch him and sentence him and soon. Israel and Hamas have been brought to the brink of war on multiple occasions over the p... [Full Article...]

Schoharie Limousine Crash Victims Include 18 Birthday Party Attendees

Schoharie Limousine Crash Victims Include 18 Birthday Party Attendees Twenty people were killed in rural upstate New York when a limousine collided with another vehicle, New York State Police said on Sunday. Cuomo told reporters the limousine driver had not been licensed to drive a such a vehicle, and that the company would be ordered to cease and desist operations through the investigation. [Full Article...]

Twenty left dead as wedding limo careers into bystanders in NY

Twenty left dead as wedding limo careers into bystanders in NY Before the limousine crashed , on the way to a birthday party, one of the victims, Erin McGowan, texted a friend that the limousine was in bad condition and appeared to have motor trouble, the New York Times reported . A NY state trooper and members of the National Transportation Safety Board view the scene of Saturday's fatal crash in Schoharie, N.Y. He added the investigation is focu... [Full Article...]

United Kingdom accuses Russia's GRU of organization of worldwide cyber-attacks

United Kingdom accuses Russia's GRU of organization of worldwide cyber-attacks Speaking about Russia's hacking attempts into the MH17 crash investigation, she said: "We have been aware of the interest of Russian intelligence services in this investigation and have taken appropriate measures". At that point Dutch counter-terrorism officers intervened to disrupt the operation and the four GRU officers were ordered to leave the country. U.S. [Full Article...]

Pompeo: 'Progress on agreements' after meeting Kim in N. Korea

Pompeo: 'Progress on agreements' after meeting Kim in N. Korea Eyre spoke as U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo headed for his fourth visit this year to North Korea , seeking to break an impasse in denuclearization talks and clear the way for a second summit between Kim and U.S. After Pompeo's stop in South Korea, he will visit China before heading home. The North has accused Washington of making "unilateral and gangster-like" demands on denuclearizat... [Full Article...]

Nigeria's opposition PDP picks Atiku to challenge Buhari

Nigeria's opposition PDP picks Atiku to challenge Buhari The statement argued that the just-concluded convention had confirmed that democracy in Nigeria can be entrusted in the PDP than the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), calling on Nigerians to give PDP another opportunity to manage the country. [Full Article...]

At least 11 dead, many wounded in Haiti natural disaster

At least 11 dead, many wounded in Haiti natural disaster President Jovenel Moïse also tweeted that civil protection workers are already working to assist people in affected areas. "The injured are being treated at area hospitals", Haiti's civil protection agency said on October 6, AFP reported, adding that injuries were sustained after people panicked. [Full Article...]

Forecasters: Caribbean storm could become hurricane

Forecasters: Caribbean storm could become hurricane A turn toward the north is expected later today, with that motion at a faster forward speed continuing through early Wednesday. It is important to note that all of the northern Gulf Coast from southeast MS to the western Florida Panhandle remains within the forecast cone. [Full Article...]

Sen. Jeff Flake votes to confirm Brett Kavanaugh to Supreme Court

Sen. Jeff Flake votes to confirm Brett Kavanaugh to Supreme Court McConnell said the confirmation fight had energized Republican voters and he praised GOP senators, who he said had "stood up to the mob" in favor of the "presumption of innocence". The CrowdPac fundraiser describes two scenarios for the millions raised, saying the money would be returned if she voted "no" on Kavanaugh. "Great decision. [Full Article...]

China probes Interpol chief Meng Hongwei

China probes Interpol chief Meng Hongwei China's antigraft watchdog said on Sunday Interpol President Meng Hongwei , who had gone missing, is under investigation on suspicion of unspecified violations of the law. Before he shared the knife image, she said she had sent him a photo of two animal figurines, one of a bear and another of a horse, meant to represent their two children; one of them loves horses, she said, and the other "looks... [Full Article...]

US Senate confirms controversial Supreme Court nominee Kavanaugh

US Senate confirms controversial Supreme Court nominee Kavanaugh Kavanaugh has denied all the allegations. In a twist, Murkowski stated her opposition but voted "present" as a courtesy to Kavanaugh supporter Sen. Republican Senator Deb Fischer described Kavanaugh as "one of the most thoughtful, pre-eminent judges in our nation". [Full Article...]


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