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World News Girl's Death 'Sad Example' of Dangers of Crossing Illegally — Nielsen
Author: 0 Girl's Death 'Sad Example' of Dangers of Crossing Illegally — Nielsen

She was breathing by machine and diagnosed with liver failure. CBP has not yet released the girl's name. "They've asked us to intervene in the government of Honduras, they've demanded that Americans pay them $50,000 each and they've demanded that we change the way in which we do immigration and how we protect our border ", Nielsen said.

World News Publisher of National Enquirer admits paying hush money to help Trump
Author: 0 Publisher of National Enquirer admits paying hush money to help Trump

Prosecutors revealed Wednesday that AMI admitted that the "principal purpose" in making the payment to McDougal "was to suppress the woman's story so as to prevent it from influencing the election". "AMI further admitted that its principal objective in making the payment was to suppress the woman's story so as to prevent it from influencing the election", said Robert Khuzami, the US attorney for the Southern District of NY.

World News Newt Gingrich & Matthew Whitaker Now Being Considered for Trump's Chief of Staff
Author: 0 Newt Gingrich & Matthew Whitaker Now Being Considered for Trump's Chief of Staff

Trump told Reuters on Tuesday that there are "at least 10, 12 - 12 people that want it badly" and said he is "in no rush" to name a chief of staff. Think 2020. Governors, who appoint the Secretary of States who oversee Florida's election system are very important come presidential elections. But Ayers turned down an offer for the position last weekend because he could not commit to the full two-year period that Trump wanted.

World News Bomb threats investigated in downtown Detroit, Ann Arbor
Author: 0 Bomb threats investigated in downtown Detroit, Ann Arbor

In a tweet, USF police said the agency was "working a number of bomb threat calls from emails sent on campus". However, police across the country have urged that "the email is not a credible threat", according to a notice sent out to University of Washington staff.

World News Mike Pompeo confirms China was behind massive Marriott hack
Author: 0 Mike Pompeo confirms China was behind massive Marriott hack

The Marriott hacking allegation came amid heightened tensions between Beijing and Washington that encompasses geopolitics, trade, technology rivalry and espionage. The news complicated the ongoing trade war between the US and China - now in the middle of a 90-day truce. Last week Canada arrested an executive of Huawei , China's leading telecommunications company, at the request of the United States, which plans to charge her with fraud charges related to sanctions-breaking business dealings ...

World News Trump Likely to be Indicted, But Will He be Impeached?
Author: 0 Trump Likely to be Indicted, But Will He be Impeached?

However, there was no ambiguity in the court documents that prosecutors believe Cohen's actions were criminal and Trump was directly involved. At the heart of McCarthy's argument is that prosecutors with the Southern District of NY have laid the foundation for potential prosecution by inducing Cohen to admit, in court, that he made hush-money payments during the election "in coordination with and at the direction of" Trump.

World News Lawyer for undocumented Trump Organization workers seeks investigation
Author: 0 Lawyer for undocumented Trump Organization workers seeks investigation

Another woman, Sandra Diaz, who's from Costa Rica and is now a legal resident of the U.S., said she was also undocumented when she worked at Bedminster between 2010 and 2013, the Times reported . She said he was "meticulous about everything" and if he arrived early, "everyone runs around like crazy". Morales has had dealings with Trump that go back years, and her husband has confirmed that she would on occasion come home jubilant because the club owner had paid her a compliment, or ...

World News North Carolina GOP leader says he's
Author: 0 North Carolina GOP leader says he's "horrified" by allegations of election fraud

Multiple sworn affidavits, interviews of ballot harvesters, and the freaky numbers for absentee election returns suggest that GOP candidate Mark Harris , with the help of local strategist Leslie McCrae Dowless, Jr., paid people to visit elderly black voters in Bladen and Robeson Counties, take their absentee ballots and deliver them to the campaign - and over 1,000 ballots may have been destroyed, more than the 905-vote margin by which Harris won the race.

World News Almost 1,000 people arrested during violent protests in Paris
Author: 0 Almost 1,000 people arrested during violent protests in Paris

French authorities on Saturday arrested more than 650 protesters during the latest wave of anti-government protests over a hike in fuel prices in the capital, global media reported . French "yellow vest" demonstrators clashed with riot police in Paris on Saturday in the latest round of protests against President Emmanuel Macron , but the city appeared to be escaping the large-scale destruction of a week earlier due to heavy security.

World News Netanyahu Speaks With UN Secretary General About Latest Hezbollah Threat
Author: 0 Netanyahu Speaks With UN Secretary General About Latest Hezbollah Threat

What the Zionist regime was doing on December 4 in a search of northern occupied Palestine, claiming the discovery of a tunnel linked to Lebanon was to mislead the public inside Israel and misguide the IDF from crises. As operations continued on Thursday, the Israeli army said it had contacted UNIFIL, which monitors the border region, regarding a tunnel originating on the Lebanese side of the border.

World News White House chief of staff John Kelly to leave at year’s end
Author: 0 White House chief of staff John Kelly to leave at year’s end

He said that Kelly "controlled access" to Trump, which sometimes angered the president and led to reported "dust-ups" between the two in recent months. In September, veteran Washington Post reporter Bob Woodward quoted Kelly as calling Trump "an idiot". He's outpacing Barack Obama, who took 723 days to get to his third chief and incurred ridicule from Trump in a tweet has aged horribly.

World News Grace Millane: Police identify 'location of interest' in search for body
Author: 0 Grace Millane: Police identify 'location of interest' in search for body

New Zealand police searching for missing British backpacker Grace Millane say they have found a body, state broadcaster Radio New Zealand reported Sunday. The announcement by police that Miss Millane was "no longer alive" followed a review of CCTV footage, the forensic examination of a hotel where she was last seen, and the discovery of a vehicle.

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Author: 0 "Hope India Will Respond Positively To Kartarpur Corridor": Pak PM

Mr Khan said peace in Afghanistan was in Pakistan's interest and vowed to put pressure on the Afghan Taliban but said it was "easier said than done" with "about 40% of Afghanistan now out of the government's hands". As the United States continue to ask Pakistan to do more regarding the reported terror sanctuaries in the country, the PM asserted that "there are no sanctuaries in Pakistan" as he ruled out the presence of Taliban in the country.

World News Honduran woman in migrant caravan gives birth in US
Author: 0 Honduran woman in migrant caravan gives birth in US

The remaining migrants were taken by bus to the new shelter about 10 miles (15 kilometers) from the border crossing at Otay Mesa and 14 miles (22 kilometers) from San Ysidro, near where people line up to file applications for asylum in the United States.

World News Corker Blasts Trump Support of Saudi Prince
Author: 0 Corker Blasts Trump Support of Saudi Prince

Bin Salman has denied any knowledge of the plot to torture, murder and dismember Khashoggi at the Saudi Consulate in Turkey in October and the USA has waffled on whether it believes his denials. Turkey has been seeking to extradite 18 suspects , including 15 members of the alleged assassination squad. The administration last week sent Mattis and Pompeo to the Capitol, but senators emerged angrier than before, in part because Haspel didn't participate.

World News Pakistan denounces terror attack in Iran's city of Chahbahar
Author: 0 Pakistan denounces terror attack in Iran's city of Chahbahar

Sistan-Baluchistan province, where the bombing hit, has always been a flashpoint, with Pakistan-based Baluchi separatists and jihadists carrying out cross-border attacks. "Foreign-backed terrorists kill & wound innocents in Chabahar". "As we've made clear in the past, such crimes won't go unpunished: In 2010, our security services intercepted & captured extremists en route from UAE", Zarif wrote in the tweet.

World News Trump to name Heather Nauert as United Nations ambassador tomorrow, reports say
Author: 0 Trump to name Heather Nauert as United Nations ambassador tomorrow, reports say

Trump had a fractious relationship with Nauert's first boss, the former secretary of state Rex Tillerson, but continued to hold a favorable view of the state department's top spokeswoman. That means Nauert would wield less clout than her predecessor, both at the United Nations and within the administration, and as a result, would pose nowhere near the challenge to national security adviser John Bolton, White House chief of staff John Kelly or Pompeo.

World News US Military Aircraft Collide Midair off Japan Coast
Author: 0 US Military Aircraft Collide Midair off Japan Coast

The U.S. Marine Corps said that the 2am crash involved an F/A-18 fighter jet and a KC-130 refueling aircraft during regular training after the planes took off from their base in Iwakuni, near Hiroshima in western Japan. A Japanese search and rescue aircraft immediately responded to help in recovery efforts, the Marines said, adding the circumstances of the accident were under investigation.

World News Gov. Scott Walker Signals Support for Lame-Duck Package
Author: 0 Gov. Scott Walker Signals Support for Lame-Duck Package

Republican lawmakers pushed through a sweeping set of bills that will limit the power of Governor-elect Evers . First, some critical context: in Wisconsin, the legislature is not, in fact, the most representative branch. It was a shocking result. Two of the eight people who signed the statement were appointed by outgoing Republican Gov. Scott Walker . "'What they are planning for the Republican Party of Wisconsin will malign its integrity and lead to its downfall", he wrote .

World News US threatens to pull out of nuclear missile treaty
Author: 0 US threatens to pull out of nuclear missile treaty

But on Monday, the U.S. leader said he wants talks with his Chinese and Russian counterparts Xi Jinping and Vladimir Putin "to head off a major and uncontrollable Arms Race ". The prospect of USA missiles on European soil is a concern for states including Germany, the Netherlands and Belgium, whose representatives have urged Mr Pompeo to continue with diplomacy in fear of a European arms race.

World News Istanbul prosecutor seeks arrest of Saudi officials over Khashoggi killing
Author: 0 Istanbul prosecutor seeks arrest of Saudi officials over Khashoggi killing

The United Nations human rights chief on Wednesday called for an global investigation to determine who was responsible for the murder of the Saudi journalist in Istanbul two months ago. Khashoggi, a U.S. resident since 2017, was killed during his visit to the consulate to obtain marriage-related paperwork on October 2. Following a private Central Intelligence Agency briefing on Tuesday, republican senator Lindsey Graham said he had "high confidence" the Saudi leader had a role in the ...

World News Mueller files key sentencing recommendation for former Trump adviser Michael Flynn
Author: 0 Mueller files key sentencing recommendation for former Trump adviser Michael Flynn

Flynn pleaded guilty in December 2017 to making false statements to the Federal Bureau of Investigation with regard to his communications with Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak . The plea deal said Flynn's cooperation may include answering questions, taking government-administered polygraph examinations, providing sworn statements and participating in "covert law enforcement activities".

World News Inside Nick Jonas and Priyanka Chopra's Traditional Hindu Wedding
Author: 0 Inside Nick Jonas and Priyanka Chopra's Traditional Hindu Wedding

Chopra and Jonas both posted a series of snapshots from their Mehendi pre-wedding party, with the bride wearing a colorful embroidered gown with dramatic sleeves. The couple's Hindu wedding took place on the palace grounds, with Mehrangarh Fort as the backdrop. In the lead-up to their twin ceremonies, Chopra and Jonas hosted several events that blended both of their backgrounds.

World News Judge to decide whether to quash Comey subpoena on Monday
Author: 0 Judge to decide whether to quash Comey subpoena on Monday

GOP lawmakers who are investigating the FBI's role in the 2016 presidential election have sent summons to both Comey and former attorney General Loretta Lynch. Kelly told the judge they sought to quash the subpoena because it violated House rules, "harasses the witness", and had no "legitimate objective", adding that it "wreaks of political theater".

World News Israel bombs targets in south Syria, near Damascus: monitor
Author: 0 Israel bombs targets in south Syria, near Damascus: monitor

Citing military sources, Syrian television said its air force had "successfully repelled enemy targets", but did not specifically identify the enemy or the targets. Note that the official confirmation of this information from the Israeli authorities did not arrive yet. Regime media quoted a military source but did not specify what the target was or where it came from.

World News Aftershocks rattle cleanup efforts after powerful Alaskan earthquake
Author: 0 Aftershocks rattle cleanup efforts after powerful Alaskan earthquake

Disaster declarations were issued by Governor Bill Walker and Anchorage Mayor Ethan Berkowitz. Downed lines were the expected cause of a fire at a church in Anchorage . Alaska state seismologist Mike West said Friday's natural disaster was the "most significant" to strike Anchorage since a 9.2-magnitute quake in 1964 that killed 129 people-the most powerful ever recorded in the U.S.

World News G20 a chance for USA and China to mend relationship
Author: 0 G20 a chance for USA and China to mend relationship

Ahead of what was seen as the most important meeting of USA and Chinese leaders in years, both sides said differences remained, and the outcome of the talks were uncertain. The United States and China are locked in a dispute over their trade imbalance and Beijing's push to challenge American technological dominance. "During the past 40 years, with the support of the global community, we in China have forged ahead with perseverance and made historic achievements in development", said Xi.

Author: 0 NYPD seek unlucky suitor who lost engagement ring news

New York Police have found themselves at the centre of a real-life romantic comedy. It fell about 2.4 metres, police said. "The unidentified man is described as 5'8" or 5'9" with short brown hair and a beard. They also released a picture of the dropped jewellery, saying: "We have your ring!". More than 350,000 people visit Times Square in midtown Manhattan, known as "The Crossroads of the World", every day.

World News South Korean train starts joint survey of North Korean railways
Author: 0 South Korean train starts joint survey of North Korean railways

The President was speaking to reporters onboard Air Force One as he returned home from the G20 summit in Argentina, but he apparently didn't offer any more details. Complications: The Washington Post reported that in order for the trip to happen, South Korea had to receive special permission from the United Nations due to sanctions that are now in place on North Korea .

World News Major quake rocks Anchorage prompting tsunami warning
Author: 0 Major quake rocks Anchorage prompting tsunami warning

Capp says he's lived in Anchorage eight years and that the quake was the worst he had experienced. All local TV stations were reportedly knocked off the air . Senior center technician Michael Burgy says gauges are being monitored to determine if any underwater landslides have generated tsunami waves. West called it the most significant quake in Anchorage since 1964.

World News George H. W. Bush dead at 94
Author: 0 George H. W. Bush dead at 94

Bush, the 41st president of the United States, lived longer than any of his predecessors . He was a naval fighter pilot in World War II, attacking Japanese targets at the age of 18, victorious in one of the war's largest air battles, the Battle of the Philippine Sea.

World News Trump defends Hyde-Smith
Author: 0 Trump defends Hyde-Smith

Over the past week, other high-profile contributors, like Walmart, AT&T, Pfizer, and Major League Baseball , have requested a refund for donations made to the Hyde-Smith campaign. "When he shows up, of course he's going to fire up the Republican base", said Bobby Moak, the state Democratic Party chairman. And sure enough, Tuesday's runoff election isn't on everyone's radar here.

World News G20 Summit: All you need to know
Author: 0 G20 Summit: All you need to know

The White House rebuke appears to fly in the face of long-held Republican opposition to picking winners and losers in the marketplace. The official offered no details on the points of dispute, but global trade tensions, fueled by President Donald Trump's launch of a trade war against China, are expected to dominate this year's gathering of the G20, an unwieldy club of the world's industrialized countries.

World News Kim Jong Un Open To North Korea Nuclear Site Inspection
Author: 0 Kim Jong Un Open To North Korea Nuclear Site Inspection

Moon conveyed this message to Trump. The South Korean government will present to the National Assembly this week a five-year plan created to develop ties with the Democratic People " s Republic of Korea (DPRK), the Ministry of Unification announced Tuesday.

World News U.S. welcomes opening of Kartarpur corridor
Author: 0 U.S. welcomes opening of Kartarpur corridor

Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa has also arrived to attend the ceremony. The Sikh community was demanding for a long time to build a corridor linking India's border district of Gurdaspur to historic gurudwara in Narowal, Pakistan.

World News Cohen's Trump Tower Lies Were Part Of Mueller's Questions For Trump
Author: 0 Cohen's Trump Tower Lies Were Part Of Mueller's Questions For Trump

In 2015, BuzzFeed News reported in May, Cohen met with sometimes Trump adviser Felix Sater about the possibility of licensing the Trump name for a massive tower in Moscow, potentially the tallest building in Europe. But after pleading guilty, he said his conscience required him to tell the truth about Trump. Asked by reporters if she was concerned about Mr Cohen's plea, top House of Representatives Democrat Nancy Pelosi said, "Of course, he lied to the American people".

World News Mississippi: Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith defeats Mike Espy
Author: 0 Mississippi: Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith defeats Mike Espy

Hyde-Smith was appointed to the seat earlier this year after longtime incumbent Thad Cochran resigned due to ill health. Given Mississippi's recent pro-Republican complexion (it's been a long time since a Democrat won a Senate, gubernatorial or presidential election there) and history of racial polarization, the idea of an African-American Democrat like Espy winning seemed remote , even though Hyde-Smith ran a awful campaign marked by serial gaffes of a racially inflammatory nature.

World News CNN airs Nancy Pelosi profile amid House speaker fight
Author: 0 CNN airs Nancy Pelosi profile amid House speaker fight

It instead supports allowing bipartisan measures to have a chance of being debated and voted upon. The demands of those Democrats, members of a bipartisan coalition calling itself the Problem Solvers Caucus, put another wrinkle in Pelosi's effort to win the speakership, a painstaking campaign she has undertaken in the wake of Democrats' midterm election victories that has involved trying to put down a mini-rebellion among her longtime foes and newcomers demanding change.

World News Investigators say crashed Lion Air jetliner 'not airworthy'
Author: 0 Investigators say crashed Lion Air jetliner 'not airworthy'

Investigators initially suggested the aircraft which crashed had an issue with its angle of attack (AOA) sensors. The sensor was replaced, but the problem continued. There appeared to be particularly serious problems with the anti-stall system. Before losing contact, the flight crew had taken manual control to keep the aircraft's nose up and were successful in counteracting the anti-stall system, but only for a brief time.

World News House Democrats nominate Pelosi to lead them
Author: 0 House Democrats nominate Pelosi to lead them

House Democrats are taking control with at least a 233-vote majority, but some Democrats have pledged that they won't back Pelosi for speaker. In a statement released when Pelosi received the caucus's backing, Moulton said he, along with fellow Pelosi critics Rep.

World News Met Éireann issues Status Orange weather warning for six counties
Author: 0 Met Éireann issues Status Orange weather warning for six counties

The Yellow Warning in force across Oldham, Rochdale and Tameside comes into force at around 3am on tomorrow (Thursday) and runs until around 3pm on the same day. Rain is likely everywhere, heaviest over Scotland and Northern Ireland. With that, there will be some heavy bursts of rain. A "major change" in the UK's weather is expected in the coming days as heavy rain and strong winds move in from the Atlantic.

World News Kremlin expects Putin-Trump meeting in Argentina to go ahead
Author: 0 Kremlin expects Putin-Trump meeting in Argentina to go ahead

Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday spoke about the growing tensions between Ukraine and Russia in the Kerch Strait and accused Poroshenko for everything. On Monday, Nato chief Jens Stoltenberg called on Russian Federation to free the Ukrainian ships and sailors and said Moscow should realise the "consequences of its actions".

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