At least 31 people are dead and hundreds more are unaccounted for as three major wildfires burn across California . 29 people were killed in the Camp Fire , many in the town of Paradise. Billions of dollars are given each year, with so many lives lost, all because of gross management of the forests. The new figures released Monday evening come as a wildfire continues to burn its way through scenic but drought-stricken canyonlands in and around Malibu, where celebrity homes have burned ...
Rick Scott by some 12,000 votes. A Broward County judge challenged anyone who has evidence of fraud to file a report. Meanwhile, in Palm Beach, Elections Supervisor Susan Bucher said the county's 11-year-old tallying machines aren't fast enough to complete the recount by Thursday.
Fox News is supporting rival network CNN in its lawsuit against Donald Trump and senior officials over the revocation of correspondent Jim Acosta's White House press credentials. "The stated rationale for the revocation of Mr. Acosta's pass-that he was disrupting press proceedings-is evident from the video he has proffered, is entirely viewpoint- and content-neutral, and clears this limited bar [prohibiting arbitrary and less than compelling reasons]", the administration argued .
A group of LGBT migrants has split off from the main caravan traveling from Central America to the United States and managed to reach a city of Tijuana, Mexico, situated near the southwestern United States border, Fox News reported. On Sunday, a contingent of about 80 caravan participants - members of the LGBT, (lesbian gay, bisexual, and transgender) community - arrived in Tijuana, where they were put up at a house rented out for them by supporters in a well-to-do neighborhood near the ...
Lim Guan Eng, Malaysia's finance minister, says they will seek a "full refund" of fees paid for a bond issue the bank handled. The bank is facing allegations of a multibillion dollar fraud at Malaysia state investment fund 1MDB. On whether Malaysia had sent an official request to the DOJ to seek help on the refund, Dr Mahathir told reporters in Singapore that "it takes a little bit of time but they (DOJ) have promised that they will give back the money".
More than 5,000 personnel are fighting the blaze, which has destroyed more than 6,500 homes and 260 commercial buildings. Many victims in Paradise are believed to have been elderly residents or people with mobility issues who would have found evacuating more hard.
That's not uncommon in this corner of Appalachia but stoked rumors that the slayings were related to drugs, one of many theories on possible motives that percolated in public locally. "They left traces. They left a trail". The Wagners moved to Kanai, Alaska, in June 2017 and claimed that speculation of their involvement in the murders pushed them to move far away.
But an expected narrow window of calm is giving firefighters hope of slowing the flames that have marched a path of destruction toward the sea, burning everything from mobile homes to mansions. The blaze started Thursday night and by Friday had pushed toward Malibu and the Pacific Ocean, prompting evacuations in Malibu, Calabasas, Agoura Hills and other nearby areas.
The incident left two people dead after 30-year-old Hassan Khalif Shire Ali, a Somali refugee, drove a auto full of gas bottles into the entrance of the mall and set it on fire. Ideas are being considered for a lasting tribute to Mr Malaspina including renaming the laneway next to Pellegrini's Espresso Bar, which he co-owned.
House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi, likely to become the next speaker, told "Face the Nation" Democrats will be "strategic". Pelosi, the presumptive House Democratic leader, later issued a statement saying she welcomes the energy of young activists and will recommend the reinstatement of a select committee to address the climate crisis.
Trump opened on the wrong foot with Australia, one of the most pro-US countries which boasts of fighting alongside the United States in every major conflict in modern times . Government spokesman Benjamin Griveaux said Wednesday: "We were commemorating the assassination of 130 of our compatriots three years ago in Paris and Saint-Denis, and so I will reply in English: "Common decency" would have been appropriate".
A member of the Saudi kill team responsible for the assassination at the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul reportedly can be heard saying on the phone, "tell your boss" and "the deed was done", after Khashoggi was murdered. In fact, when the Saudi intelligence officer listened to the recording he was so shocked that he said 'this one probably took heroin. His remarks to the Shura Council, a top advisory body to the government, will encompass domestic and foreign policy, SPA said, and they will ...
The state-owned China News Agency reported the dog in the city of Hohhot, Inner Mongolia , had been sitting by the guard rail in the middle of the road for nearly three months. A local charity is reaching out to the owner's family and will find a home for the dog if they are unable to contact them, China News reported. Online, the dog's incredible loyalty has been compared to that of Hachiko , a Japanese Akita dog that famously continued to wait for its owner at the train station for ...
Israel's hardline defence minister, Avigdor Lieberman, issued a statement saying he did not support stopping the strikes. Tuesday's ceasefire did not appear to address any of the underlying issues, including the blockade and Hamas' vast arsenal of rockets, and it was unclear whether United Nations and Egyptian efforts toward a broader deal might resume.
Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad has continued his criticism of Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi today, accusing her of trying to "defend the indefensible" by downplaying the massacre of the Rohingya people. Amnesty said it believes thousands of Rohingyas were killed in Myanmar's western Rakhine province since the campaign began August 2017. Suu Kyi was hailed globally as a freedom fighter who stood up to her country's feared military dictatorship while spending 15 years under house arrest.
The first repatriations are due from Thursday, but not everyone who is on the list has been informed and it is unclear how it was compiled. Rohingyas, a Muslim minority in Myanmar, have been fleeing their homes to avoid waves of violence following the government's deployment of police and military units in response to an attack by Rohingya insurgents on security posts in the Rakhine State on August 25, 2017.
These are second batch of sanctions that have been imposed by the present U.S. government after withdrawal from previous government's landmark accord. The new sanctions have sparked furious reactions from Tehran, where Rouhani said his country would "proudly bypass your illegal, unjust sanctions".
It was the third year in a row hate offenses rose in the U.S. There were 7,175 hate crime incidents reported in 2017, and a total of 8,437 offenses (some incidents included multiple charges). "That begins with leaders from all walks of life and from all sectors of society forcefully condemning anti-Semitism, bigotry, and hate whenever it occurs".
Air Navigation Services Finland warned pilots of unstable Global Positioning System signals in northern Finland on November 6, broadcaster YLE reported on Friday. Sipila, who is a pilot, said the goal of such interference would be to demonstrate the culprit's ability to do so and that the incident would be treated as a breach of Finland's airspace.
Trump was heavily criticised this week after he failed to attend a World War One memorial event at a war cemetery in Belleau, France - the site of a battle that killed 2,000 US Marines . adding that relations between Macron and Trump were "not always easy but are enduring". "Patriotism is the exact opposite of nationalism", Macron said, speaking in French during a weekend address.
He said he gave investigators two computers, a cellphone and access to his e-mail accounts and tweets. "When they have your emails and phone records", he reportedly said, "they're very good at the perjury trap". Trump denied saying any such thing to Corsi later on, Heavy reported. "I don't know specifically what I'm going to be indicted for, but at 72 years old I am facing losing my home and being separated from my family", he said.
Italy's economy minister is looking to revise down the budget's growth forecast for next year to try to reach a deal with the European Commission over fiscal policy, a government source said on Sunday. Salvini has told "the gentlemen of Brussels " to "let us work, live and breathe", a sentiment that's proving highly popular among Italians who are increasingly despairing of the impact of austerity economics.
Jeremy Childs, a reporter with the local Ventura County Star newspaper, tweeted a picture of a 19-year-old bar patron who had bloodied his hands throwing a chair through the window in an attempt to escape the building during the shooting.
As deputy national security adviser, Mrs Ricardel serves under National Security Advisor John Bolton on the powerful National Security Council. "John Bolton wasn't budging, didn't want to fire her, so Melania went around him and went to the public".
The report said Sakkanmol, the site closest to the border with South Korea and its capital Seoul, appears to be "active and being reasonably well maintained". He added Washington can not have another summit with Pyeongyang, unless the regime takes "concrete, tangible actions" to halt and roll back its nuclear and missile programs.
Cabinet ministers were invited to read "documentation" concerning the deal overnight, in a secure reading room in the Cabinet Office. The UK government would then step up no-deal preparations and spending. Political leaders in Northern Ireland have given a cautious welcome to a deal being agreed in the Brexit negotiations. Opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn , whose party has indicated it would reject the deal, said he would await further details but added: "This is unlikely to be a ...
The Melbourne cafe owner killed in the Bourke St terror attack has been described by his family as "larger than life" and a "beautiful man". An online GoFundMe campaign set up to help Michael Rogers after video of his bid to stop Friday's attack went viral surged past A$100,000 (RM301,248) this morning, more than double the target of A$45,000.
Trump didn't explain what he meant. And after Trump won the 2016 President election, Obama wrote that she tried to "block it all out", according to NBC News , which obtained an early copy of the memoir . Though she initially wanted to keep their relationship in the friend zone, that went out the window when he kissed her for the first time. Michelle also thought back to the first time she saw the infamous Access Hollywood tape , in which Trump is heard bragging about sexually ...
Earlier in the day, the top court had made it clear that fresh pleas related to the Sabarimala Temple will be heard only after it decides the earlier petitions seeking review of the judgment allowing entry of women of all age groups into the shrine in Kerala.
Speaking at Suresnes cemetery in the western Paris suburbs Trump hailed the "great warriors who gave everything for family, country, God and freedom". Similar concerns prevented Mr Trump from reaching the demilitarised zone between North and South Korea a year ago when foggy weather prevented his helicopter from landing.