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Indian-controlled Kashmir gunfight death toll rises to 7

Indian-controlled Kashmir gunfight death toll rises to 7 He said that along with Owaid, LeT commanders Zargam and Mehmood were also eliminated in the operation. "Five militants have been killed in the operation", Kalia said. Two soldiers including an Air Force commando suffered injuries in the encounter and were hospitalized. The gunfight erupted at village Hajin in Bandipora , about 32 km north of Srinagar city, the summer capital of Indian-cont... [Full Article...]

Ohio Supreme Court justice offers the worst response to Al Franken allegations

Ohio Supreme Court justice offers the worst response to Al Franken allegations The post was immediately attacked as inappropriate and led to calls for his ouster. Connie Pillich, who is also running for governor, agreed the justice should resign, tweeting , "there's nothing amusing about sexual assault". An Ohio Supreme Court justice with gubernatorial aspirations is raising eyebrows with his response to sexual misconduct allegations against Sen. Ohio Supreme Court Chie... [Full Article...]

Man accidently shoots himself, wife at church

Man accidently shoots himself, wife at church According to this report out of Knoxville, during their discussion, a man in his 80s made a decision to pull out his.380 Ruger and proclaim that he can "carry my handgun everywhere". The bullet sliced the palm of his upturned hand, entered the left side of his wife's stomach, and exited the right side. The husband and wife, also in her 80s, were flown to a hospital. [Full Article...]

Turkey withdraws troops from North Atlantic Treaty Organisation drill in Norway

Turkey withdraws troops from North Atlantic Treaty Organisation drill in Norway NATO's secretary general has apologised to Turkey after a civilian contractor depicted President Recep Tayyip Erdogan as an "enemy collaborator" during a military exercise in Norway. Western allies have been particularly troubled by a deal for Ankara to purchase an S-400 air defence system from Russian Federation. "The incidents were the result of an individual's actions and do not reflect the... [Full Article...]

"Fuck Trump" Bumper Sticker Breaks Law, Says Republican Sheriff

Karen Fonseca told the Houston Chronicle that her husband owns the truck, which has been pulled over by officers who could not find a reason to write a ticket. The Texas chapter of the American Civil Liberties Union offered to help Fonseca - and provided Nehls with a "Constitutional Law 101" lesson: "You can't ban speech just because it has [expletive] in it". [Full Article...]

UNSC to vote on Syria chem gas attacks probe

UNSC to vote on Syria chem gas attacks probe At the heart of the dispute is the demand by Russia, Syria's most important ally, for changes in the way the JIM operates. The statement comes as a joint global inquiry by the United Nations and the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons is set to expire Thursday. [Full Article...]

Corruption Trial Against Sen. Bob Menendez Ends In Mistrial

Corruption Trial Against Sen. Bob Menendez Ends In Mistrial On Thursday, the jury said that after reviewing all the counts and evidence it was still unable to reach a unanimous verdict on any of the 18 counts. Judge William Walls declared the mistrial Thursday. Before attending the hearing, Menendez tried to portray himself as a fighter, claiming, "I've committed my entire adult life, since I was 19, fighting for the people of New Jersey". [Full Article...]

Saudis Will Open Aid Deliveries to Some 'Loyal' Yemen Ports

Saudis Will Open Aid Deliveries to Some 'Loyal' Yemen Ports Hedile noted the first flight carrying 218 passengers took off today. On Monday, Saudi Arabia's state-run media agency celebrated its delivery of food baskets to needy families and, as The Guardian reports , announced it would allow shipments of aid through several ports held by the Yemeni government. [Full Article...]

Capitol Hill reacts to the Al Franken allegations

Capitol Hill reacts to the Al Franken allegations A fellow performer on Franken's 2006 USO tour to entertain service members overseas accused Franken on Thursday of forcibly kissing her during a skit rehearsal. The Playboy article was titled "Porn-O-Rama!" and in it Franken discusses creating an Institute for Pornographic Studies where he performed sex acts with humans and robots. [Full Article...]

PM Modi, Australia PM Turnbull hold bilateral meeting — ASEAN Summit

PM Modi, Australia PM Turnbull hold bilateral meeting — ASEAN Summit He praised India as a sovereign democracy with a population of over 1 billion as well as the largest democracy in the world. We recognize the positive contributions that ASEAN and the European Union, as two of the world's most advanced and successful regional organizations, have made to peace, security, stability, inclusive growth and sustainable development of Southeast Asia, Europe and the wor... [Full Article...]

National Weather Service outlines changes to winter weather alert system

National Weather Service outlines changes to winter weather alert system Rain and locally breezy winds will increase over Northern California on Wednesday. The heaviest rain will fall in the Sierra Nevada. As the front moves through it will bring snow and strong winds. Possible whiteout conditions and extremely hard travel conditions are expected over the Sierra passes from Wednesday through Thursday. There will be possible damage to trees and power lines, and local ro... [Full Article...]

Sean Hannity gives Roy Moore 24 hours to explain 'inconsistencies'

Sean Hannity gives Roy Moore 24 hours to explain 'inconsistencies' Moore spoke Tuesday night at a church revival in rural Alabama. Jeff Sessions as attorney general. National Republican leaders have begun to retreat from Moore and consider all options to prevent the Senate seat from going to Democratic nominee Doug Jones , a former federal prosecutor. [Full Article...]

Trump slammed after tweeting condolences for the wrong USA mass shooting

Trump slammed after tweeting condolences for the wrong USA mass shooting The tweet closely mirrored one he sent on November 5 for the victims of the Sutherland Springs shooting. President Donald Trump faced criticism after he appeared to have copied a tweet shared after a mass shooting earlier this month at a Texas church in the wake of an attack Tuesday that left five people dead and 10 injured in Northern California. [Full Article...]

Israel signals free hand in Syria as US, Russia expand truce

Israel signals free hand in Syria as US, Russia expand truce Prosecutors involved with the bribery and money laundering case are now working out the details to an indictment for Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, a wealthy businessman whose collaborators have been tied to the notorious Panama Papers that reveal how the rich hide assets from tax collectors, cited by Haaretz . [Full Article...]

Russian Federation says USA providing cover for Islamic State in Syria

Russian Federation says USA providing cover for Islamic State in Syria The ministry said US-led coalition planes instead tried to impede Russian Aerospace Forces operations in the area. Russia said the Americans actively interfered with Russian airstrikes, to provide cover for the Isis fighters. A cached version of the original statement can still be viewed online. The military stood by its allegations saying "the refusal of United States command to inflict str... [Full Article...]

At least four killed in California school shooting

The AP reported that the shooter was killed by law enforcement after wounding some students at the school. The Redding Record Searchlight said among the wounded was a six-year-old who suffered two gunshot wounds and another child shot in the leg. [Full Article...]

Mugabe's house, ZBC reportedly sealed off by army

Mugabe's house, ZBC reportedly sealed off by army While it is still unclear who ordered the military movement, it is an apparent step to put pressure on President Mugabe. "The said statement by General Constantino Chiwenga which was not signed, and which did not represent the rest of the Command Element, suggests treasonous conduct on his part as this was meant to incite insurrection and violent challenge to the Constitutional Order", Moyo sa... [Full Article...]

Increasing pressure on authorities over Manus Island humanitarian crisis

Increasing pressure on authorities over Manus Island humanitarian crisis The power and water have been turned off but hundreds of men remain barricaded inside. Activists chain themselves to the gates of the Australian high commission in Wellington to protest against the treatment of Manus Island refugees and asylum-seekers. [Full Article...]

Number of Reported Hate Crimes Surges in New Hampshire

Number of Reported Hate Crimes Surges in New Hampshire And Jews were targeted in more than half the 1,538 crimes that were motivated by religion - in the Bay Area, one of the most high-profile attacks was a swastika painted on Temple Sinai in Oakland on Rosh Hashanah, one of the holiest Jewish days of the year. [Full Article...]

Massive college party in Texas causes floor of apartment to collapse

Massive college party in Texas causes floor of apartment to collapse Until the building and its sprinkler system are repaired, the utilities will remain shut off, Denton Fire Department Battalion Chief Brian Glenn said. "We haven't even lived here three months, and everything we have is gone and destroyed". The fire department says it will be up to the city to determine if there were any code violations. [Full Article...]


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