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North Korea resumes ballistic missile program, maintains bases despite halt in launches

North Korea resumes ballistic missile program, maintains bases despite halt in launches

On Monday, state controlled media said that small-scale military drills by a few hundred usa marines and South Korean forces represented a violation of a summit agreement between Kim and the South Korean president, Moon Jae-in. He said the Blue House decided on such a huge amount as it wanted as many North Koreans as possible to taste them. The secret missile bases are, notably, not launch sites. Read More

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Woosley Fire Burns 37000 Acres, Still Zero Percent Containment

Woosley Fire Burns 37000 Acres, Still Zero Percent Containment

Two fatalities that occurred in the fire areas are under investigation, Los Angeles County Sheriff John Benedict said during a press conference Saturday morning. An estimated 52,000 people evacuated in Butte County, where Paradise is located. Calmer winds were in the forecast as the fire continued to burn toward the ocean, but gusts could still blow flames into homes, Cal Fire spokesman Lucas Spelman told KTLA. Read More

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Rick Scott wins first election lawsuit

Rick Scott wins first election lawsuit

After the machine recount results are delivered, Florida Secretary of State Ken Detzner will order manual recounts if two candidates are separated by 0.25 percent of the vote or less. Caputo's criticism of Broward County, which has a history of vote-counting problems, stems from the failure of the county's elections supervisor, Brenda Snipes , to report the number of votes received by the jurisdiction for the Senate election between incumbent Democratic Sen. Read More

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Trump claims video distributed by White House wasn't altered

Trump claims video distributed by White House wasn't altered

A White House staff member steps in to try to take the microphone away from CNN's Jim Acosta as he questions U.S. President Donald Trump during a news conference following Tuesday's midterm U.S. This level of hostility and rudeness has never been seen before at the White House. Richard Tofel, the president of ProPublica, tweeted on Friday morning, "What is the plan for when Trump concocts an excuse for vetoing a reporter" from the New York Times or Washington Post? Ryan ... Read More

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Video Shows The Terrifying Drive To Escape Massive Fire In Paradise, California

Video Shows The Terrifying Drive To Escape Massive Fire In Paradise, California

Images of the Hill Fire burning in Ventura County. The fire has exploded to over 20,000 acres and there is no containment. Cal Fire Captain - John Gaddie - said the town of just 27,000 was "destroyed" by the flames. Visibility is nearly zero at times due to the smoke an ash. Traffic accidents turned roads into gridlock and residents abandoned vehicles and ran from the flames carrying children and pets, officials said. Read More

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California shooting: what we know about the gunman

California shooting: what we know about the gunman

Ventura County Sheriff Geoff Dean says sheriff's Sgt. Ron Helus responded to the scene and was shot after he entered the building. Helus died at about 2 a.m.at Los Robles Hospital in Thousand Oaks. Located around 40 miles west of Los Angeles, Thousand Oaks was recently ranked as one of the country's safest cities. "We are consistently ranked one of the highest with respect to the lowest crime rate per capita, we're proud of that", Fox said. Read More

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Trump clashes with CNN reporter

Trump clashes with CNN reporter

On Oprah: 'I don't know if she likes me anymore, but that's okay .'7. After CNN's Jim Acosta pressed him on why he characterized a caravan of a few thousand Central American asylum seekers hundreds of miles from the USA border as "an invasion ", the president erupted. Read More

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Girl Scouts CEO says hearts 'broken' over crash

Girl Scouts CEO says hearts 'broken' over crash

He was also found with methamphetamines, cannabis and other controlled substances when he was arrested, police say. The driver sped off, leaving two girls and one woman dead. A western Wisconsin community on November 4 was grieving the deaths of three Girl Scouts and a parent who were collecting trash along a rural highway when police say a pickup truck veered off the road and hit them before speeding away. Read More

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US puts 'maximum pressure' on Iran as sanctions resume

US puts 'maximum pressure' on Iran as sanctions resume

Some even showed a smiling silhouette logo of Kentucky Fried Chicken's founder Colonel Harland David Sanders crossed-out, equating the chain once in Iran before the Islamic Revolution to decadent Americanism. Iran's already-anemic economy is likely to suffer more under the fresh United States embargo, though politicians and protesters struck a defiant tone. Read More

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Oprah surprises Georgia residents while campaigning for Stacey Abrams

Oprah surprises Georgia residents while campaigning for Stacey Abrams

The Republican candidate for governor in Georgia, Brian Kemp , has faced scrutiny for declining to step down from his roll as secretary of state, which oversees the state's elections. "I'd like to remind Stacey and Oprah and Will Ferrell , I'm kind of a big deal, too", Pence said. "I'm encouraged to see so many young voters showing up at the polls, and I'm also encouraged to see that we have a growing pool of independent voters who I think will break for democrats during this election", ... Read More

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Trump Says Mexican Troops ‘Unable or Unwilling’ to Stop Migrants

Trump Says Mexican Troops ‘Unable or Unwilling’ to Stop Migrants

Trump said families will remain together in tents and other structures that the Army Corps of Engineers is now putting together while their asylum cases play out. An official who spoke on the condition of anonymity said there are about 2,600 USA troops now at staging bases, largely in Texas, with several thousand more expected to flow in through the weekend and move into California and Arizona. Read More

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CNN Atlanta was mailed suspicious package

CNN Atlanta was mailed suspicious package

Atlanta is home to CNN's world headquarters. All mail at all of CNN's domestic bureaus has been screened at off-site facilities since Wednesday, so the package would have not come to the building. As a result of Wednesday's package, all mail destined for CNN's USA offices is now being screened first at off-site facilities. The first package arrived Wednesday morning in the mailroom at Time Warner Center, home to CNN's NY offices. Read More

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Govt appoints Nageshwar Rao as interim CBI chief

Govt appoints Nageshwar Rao as interim CBI chief

Asthana of "bias and prejudice" in case of an investigation against him. "The CBI was going to start an inquiry and therefore the prime minister got scared and removed the CBI chief at 1 am in the night", he alleged. The court has also ordered CBI to "maintain status quo" with regards to this issue, with Justice Najmi Waziri stating that the "petitioner is before court now". Read More

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Khashoggi 'body double' footage emerges from outside Saudi consulate

Khashoggi 'body double' footage emerges from outside Saudi consulate

US President Donald Trump said there had been "deception" and "lies" in Saudi Arabia's explanation , having previously said he found their narrative to be "credible". Turkish police are searching an abandoned diplomatic vehicle belonging to the Saudi Arabia consulate that was found on Monday in a parking lot in Istanbul in efforts to make clear about the death of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi , local media reported. Read More

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Trump Says ‘I'm a Nationalist’ in Appeal to Texas Republicans

Trump Says ‘I'm a Nationalist’ in Appeal to Texas Republicans

Then it got nasty. While the incumbent still has a lead in the polls, the race is proving to be far closer than most expected. Early voting began in Texas and 5 other states Monday, including Arkansas, Alaska, Florida, Idaho and MA. Beto O'Rourke, holds left-wing views on issues such as illegal immigration, healthcare, and the Second Amendment - positions that have won him financial support from progressives all over the country. Read More

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China voices 'concern' as USA warships sail through Taiwan Strait

China voices 'concern' as USA warships sail through Taiwan Strait

The U.S. Navy sailed two ships through the Taiwan Strait on Monday amid ongoing tensions over freedom of navigation and political strains over trade with China , Stars and Stripes has reported. The Pentagon says Washington has sold Taiwan more than 15 billion dollars in weaponry since 2010. Taiwan's defence ministry said it closely monitored the operation and was able to "maintain the security of the seas and the airspace" as it occurred. Read More

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King says Jordan to reclaim land leased to Israel under 1994 deal

King says Jordan to reclaim land leased to Israel under 1994 deal

Responding to the announcement, Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said he meant to "negotiate with Jordan for its extension" adding that "there is no doubt that the entire agreement is important and dear to both our countries". But the peace treaty with Israel is unpopular and pro-Palestinian sentiment widespread in Jordan. Jordanian security forces stand on guard as protesters wave Jordanian flags and chant slogans during a demonstration near the Israeli embassy in the capital ... Read More

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