LGBT leaders furious over new definition of gender

The Times report said HHS has argued privately that sex should not include gender identity "or even homosexuality", and that the Obama administration was wrong to extend civil rights protections. An HHS spokeswoman told Fox News the department do... More..

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After Bloody Protest, Rockets Fly and Israel Pounds Gaza
by | Saturday, October 27, 2018

After Bloody Protest, Rockets Fly and Israel Pounds Gaza

Earlier, Israeli military spokesman Lieutenant-Colonel Jonathan Conricus accused Syria and Iran of involvement in the rocket attack. "Our response is not limited geographically". According to the Palestinia...More..

Pakistan PM Imran Khan terms Saudi bailout package big relief
by | Saturday, October 27, 2018

Pakistan PM Imran Khan terms Saudi bailout package big relief

The deal was signed Tuesday by Pakistan's Finance Minister Asad Umar and his Saudi counterpart, Muhammad Abdullah Al-Jadaan, on the sidelines of an global investment forum underway in Riyadh . Khan, who was el...More..

Sri Lanka arrests top policeman over alleged president assassination plot
by | Saturday, October 27, 2018

Sri Lanka arrests top policeman over alleged president assassination plot

Sirisena informed Ranil Wickremesinghe that he is being replaced by his former nemesis, Mahinda Rajapaksa , a presidential aide said. The move came after Wickremesinghe, who says he remains prime minister,...More..

Florida governor and senate races are too close to call
by | Friday, October 26, 2018

Florida governor and senate races are too close to call

As my grandmother used to say, 'Always tell the truth, because when you tell the truth, you don't have to worry about lies, you don't have to worry about covering up for lies.' So as long as I'm breathing, that...More..

Khashoggi killers will be held accountable: Saudi
by | Friday, October 26, 2018

Khashoggi killers will be held accountable: Saudi

To cover up the murder, the hit squad rolled up Khashoggi's body in a rug, took it out in a consular vehicle and handed it over to a "local cooperator" for disposal, the official said. As part of an agreement...More..

Putin threatens European states which agree to deploy American missiles
by | Friday, October 26, 2018

Putin threatens European states which agree to deploy American missiles

Many in Asia fear the move could exacerbate USA tensions with China , with hard-to-predict consequences for others in the region. The INF Treaty has since been hailed as a major success-mostly by Europeans. ...More..

Trump says Saudi prince vows 'full' probe into missing journalist
by | Thursday, October 25, 2018

Trump says Saudi prince vows 'full' probe into missing journalist

But Trump defended Riyadh as an "incredible ally" and kept open the possibility that Saudi Crown Prince Muhammad bin Salman, the de facto leader of the kingdom, did not order Saudi agents to kill Khashoggi. On ...More..

Turkey asks to search Saudi consulate in missing journalist case
by | Wednesday, October 24, 2018

Turkey asks to search Saudi consulate in missing journalist case

Khashoggi had left his mobile phone with her, and told her to call Turkish authorities if he did not return. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo called upon the Saudi Arabian government "to support a thorough inv...More..

U.S. Navy Sends Two Warships Through the Taiwan Strait
by | Wednesday, October 24, 2018

U.S. Navy Sends Two Warships Through the Taiwan Strait

Taiwan's premier William Lai said during a parliamentary session Tuesday that Taiwan respected the United States right of passage in worldwide waters and recognised "the various efforts of the USA in maintain...More..

Erdogan calls for trial of Saudi Khashoggi killing suspects in Turkey
by | Wednesday, October 24, 2018

Erdogan calls for trial of Saudi Khashoggi killing suspects in Turkey

The killing of Khashoggi is something that must "never happen again", Jubeir said as he pledged a "thorough and complete" investigation into the journalist's death. "My proposal to the Saudis is that the 15 p...More..

British PM slammed over EU extension plan
by | Tuesday, October 23, 2018

British PM slammed over EU extension plan

I'm not yet sure we'll get one. Raab writing in the Sunday Telegraph newspaper said Britain's proposal to extend its Brexit transition period should be an "alternative" to the insurance plan. Sammy Wilson dec...More..

Two earthquakes hit off coast of Canada within minutes of each other
by | Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Two earthquakes hit off coast of Canada within minutes of each other

The third quake was measured at 6.5 magnitudes at 10 kilometres by the USGS at 11:22 p.m., while the latest was a 4.8 at 17.8 kilometres deep, around 11:36 p.m. Canadian Broadcasting Corp.'s seismologist and m...More..

Turkey Says Journalist Jamal Khashoggi's Murder 'Savagely Planned'
by | Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Turkey Says Journalist Jamal Khashoggi's Murder 'Savagely Planned'

Two days after the kingdom confirmed Khashoggi was dead as a result of a fistfight, Turkey's ruling party said Monday he was the victim of a "monstrously planned" murder. "That is unacceptable in any gove...More..

Trump says he’s reducing Central American aid over migrants
by | Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Trump says he’s reducing Central American aid over migrants

Jesus Valdivia, of Tuxtla Chico, Mexico, was one of the many who pulled his pickup truck over to let 10 or even 20 migrants hop in at a time, sometimes causing vehicles' springs to groan under the weight. Besi ...More..

Aussie PM rules out early vote amid by-election woe
by | Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Aussie PM rules out early vote amid by-election woe

What impact such an intervention would have had "ultimately is for others to judge", Morrison said. Liberal Party president Nick Greiner accused Mr Turnbull of being "precious" while Nationals MP Barnaby Jo...More..

Saudi Arabia calls Khashoggi killing 'grave mistake,' says prince not aware
by | Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Saudi Arabia calls Khashoggi killing 'grave mistake,' says prince not aware

Al-Jubeir denied Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman Al Saud had ordered the killing. Anadolu news agency reported that the decision was made by the Istanbul governor's office Sunday, citing an anonymous...More..

Pregnant Meghan Markle Rocks Sneakers at Sailing Event With Prince Harry
by | Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Pregnant Meghan Markle Rocks Sneakers at Sailing Event With Prince Harry

The Duke of Sussex revealed his preference when he was responding to a shout from someone in the audience at the Invictus Games . The royal couple will travel today to Queensland's Fraser Island on the north...More..

Victims IDed as Hurricane Michael recovery effort drags on
by | Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Victims IDed as Hurricane Michael recovery effort drags on

He was killed by a falling tree while helping clear debris with family members Thursday. Trees brought down by Hurricane Michael's ferocious winds took a heavy toll on life, property and the timber industry i...More..

Tuesday Mega Millions Jackpot Estimated to be $1.6 Billion Prize
by | Monday, October 22, 2018

Tuesday Mega Millions Jackpot Estimated to be $1.6 Billion Prize

Grand prize winners receive their winnings either as a 30-year annuity or a lump sum. If a player hits all six numbers to win the jackpot, they can opt for an immediate cash payment of $904 million U.S. Don't...More..

Amritsar train tragedy: Blame game still on, grief-stricken people left behind
by | Monday, October 22, 2018

Amritsar train tragedy: Blame game still on, grief-stricken people left behind

Twenty-seven trains have been cancelled since Saturday due to the blockade, reported the Hindustan Times . An AFP photographer at the scene said some victims had lost limbs in the accident while others suffe...More..

Dozens hurt in floor collapse at S. Carolina apartment party
by | Monday, October 22, 2018

Dozens hurt in floor collapse at S. Carolina apartment party

About 30 people were taken to local hospitals after the center of the floor caved in at the clubhouse near the SC university. Police said they received a 911 call at 12:30 a.m. "I can tell you there was a p...More..

World Reacts With Skepticism To Saudi Confirmation Of Jamal Khashoggi's Death
by | Sunday, October 21, 2018

World Reacts With Skepticism To Saudi Confirmation Of Jamal Khashoggi's Death

Turkish officials have accused the Riyadh of carrying out a state-sponsored killing and dismembering the body, which police have begun hunting for in an Istanbul forest. The country has carried out its own ...More..

Harry urges Meghan to urge to pace herself during royal tour
by | Sunday, October 21, 2018

Harry urges Meghan to urge to pace herself during royal tour

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex are now on a 16-day royal tour that includes stops in Australia , Fiji, Tonga and New Zealand . A royal aide said: "She's feeling fine, but resting". "I was a bit anxiou...More..

More than 60 infant bodies found at another funeral home in Detroit
by | Sunday, October 21, 2018

More than 60 infant bodies found at another funeral home in Detroit

The find came a week after the remains of 10 foetuses and one infant were discovered at Detroit's defunct Cantrell Funeral Home . The Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs, the state's re...More..