• Israeli supreme court overturns entry ban on US student
Israeli supreme court overturns entry ban on US student

On Sunday , the Jerusalem Post reported the High Court froze Alqasem's deportation pending her appeal. Alqasem said in a statement she was "relieved at the country's decision" and thankful for the support of her family and friends. USA student Lara Alqasem attends a hearing at the Supreme Court in Jerusalem on October 17, 2018. "If that is in...

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  • US Jerusalem consulate merger draws Palestinian ange
US Jerusalem consulate merger draws Palestinian ange

Israeli sovereignty over Jerusalem has never been recognised internationally, and according to the 1993 Israel-Palestinian peace accords, the final status of Jerusalem is meant to be discussed in the latter stages of peace talks. Despite the vote, the United States went ahead with the embassy transfer on May 14, triggering angry protests in Gaza,...

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  • No Winning Ticket In Mega Millions Drawing, Jackpot At $1.6 Billion!
No Winning Ticket In Mega Millions Drawing, Jackpot At $1.6 Billion!

The odds of winning the Mega Millions jackpot are one in 302,575,350, but the odds of winning any of the lesser prizes are one in 24. About 280 million tickets sold in Friday's drawing, none matching the winning mix of 7, 15, 23, 53, 65 and 70 to claim an estimated prize of $ 1 billion .

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  • Priyanka Chopra Is Really Excited For Friend & Mum-To-Be Meghan Markle!
Priyanka Chopra Is Really Excited For Friend & Mum-To-Be Meghan Markle!

Meghan pulled out of an arranged meeting with Invictus Games competitors to rest after Saturday's ceremony overran by almost two hours, leaving the duke to present the medals alone on Sunday morning. Later, Harry actually donned a pair of trunks - but over his jeans. Dylan Alcott, a triple Paralympic gold medallist in wheelchair tennis and wheel...

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  • States with legal marijuana see rise in auto crashes
States with legal marijuana see rise in auto crashes

Researchers say impairment by alcohol has always been an issue, but there's growing concern when it comes to prescription drugs and marijuana . "It's certainly early in the game", David Harkey, president of the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety's Highway Loss Data Institute , told NBC News.

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  • US, China aim to improve ties
US, China aim to improve ties

Top US and Chinese defense officials met in Singapore Thursday for a head-to-head meeting which almost didn't take place amid growing tensions between the world's two most powerful countries. Tensions over the South China Sea have been especially high during this recent months. Mattis and Wei did not discuss the Decatur incident, Schriver said.

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  • Community searching for missing Wisconsin girl
Community searching for missing Wisconsin girl

Jayme Closs was described as 5 feet tall, weighing 100 pounds with green eyes and blond or strawberry hair . Her parents, 56-year-old James and 46-year-old Denise Closs, were fatally shot. "It was just unbelievable, unbelievable". He reportedly does not believe Jayme ran away from home. Sheriff Chris Fitzgerald said the call came in around 2 ...

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  • At least 50 dead as train hits crowd watching fireworks in India
At least 50 dead as train hits crowd watching fireworks in India

The railways have said it was not responsible for the tragedy. Amarinder Singh , Punjab chief minister, said he was rushing to Amritsar to supervise relief and rescue operations. "Have asked officials to provide immediate assistance that is required", Modi said on Twitter. "Why did the government not ensure proper security arrangements at th...

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  • Australian by-election count goes to the wire, after PM Scott Morrison concedes
Australian by-election count goes to the wire, after PM Scott Morrison concedes

Earlier, Dr Phelps has described talk of her toppling the Morrison government as "pathetic scaremongering". "We are yet to find out whether that was just something he was saying in advance of the Wentworth byelection , or whether it's something he actually believes".

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  • President Trump Calls Beto O'Rourke a 'Flake' After Cruz Debate
President Trump Calls Beto O'Rourke a 'Flake' After Cruz Debate

When the women attacked Cruz (above right) for supporting the Kavanaugh confirmation, the senator had the ideal and calmly delivered response that sputtering progressives should themselves try to emulate: "Thank you for expressing your First Amendment rights", he told them, as The Daily Wire reported.

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  • Trump says 'rogue killers' may be behind Khashoggi disappearance
Trump says 'rogue killers' may be behind Khashoggi disappearance

The Turkish official said evidence showing that Khashoggi had been killed was being shared with countries including Saudi Arabia and the United States. But Turkish news station TRT aired video that it reported shows CCTV video footage of a Saudi "assassination squad" arriving via private jet in Istanbul the same day Khashoggi went missing.

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  • Saudi calls Khashoggi's death 'regrettable, painful incident'
Saudi calls Khashoggi's death 'regrettable, painful incident'

Asked during a trip to Nevada if he was satisfied that Saudi officials had been fired over Khashoggi's death, Mr Trump said: "No, I am not satisfied until we find the answer". Saudi sources say Qahtani, said to be 40-years-old, steered online propaganda campaigns against the kingdom's adversaries such as Qatar and Iran on social media.

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  • Perry Funeral Home: Unburied fetuses, infants removed from second Detroit funeral home
Perry Funeral Home: Unburied fetuses, infants removed from second Detroit funeral home

In April, state regulators found "deplorable, unsanitary conditions" at the same premises, including embalmed bodies in an unrefrigerated garage and other badly decomposed remains, the Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs said in a statement at the time.

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  • Former Erie Diocese Priest David Poulson Pleads Guilty in Sexual Abuse Case
Former Erie Diocese Priest David Poulson Pleads Guilty in Sexual Abuse Case

The Associated Press, citing two people familiar with the investigation who were not authorized to speak publicly, reports the subpoenas are seeking a trove of sensitive files and testimony from church leaders. "The Diocese of Peoria has been accused of ignoring Darin Buckman's complaints when he came forward to allege that he was abused by Fr. [...

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  • Russia's Putin thanks Turkey's efforts in Syria's Idlib
Russia's Putin thanks Turkey's efforts in Syria's Idlib

A source told TASS: "Militants demand that Syrian Democratic Forces fighting on the side of the US-led coalition release captured IS terrorists and concede several territories on the eastern bank of the Euphrates River". He said that "Turkish partners are doing all they can to fulfill their obligations". "The demilitarized zone is being created",...

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  • Pressure turns to Mexico as migrant caravan heads for border
Pressure turns to Mexico as migrant caravan heads for border

Guatemala also sent police reinforcements to its side of the border, after Trump threatened to cut aid to the region, deploy the military and close the US-Mexican border if the migrants were allowed to continue. "We are about law and order and borders and jobs, and they are about allowing crime to enter our country with open borders". The U.S....

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  • Nick Clegg appointed Facebook communications chief
Nick Clegg appointed Facebook communications chief

Facebook has hired him as the head of global affairs. European Union regulators are interested in reining in mostly American tech giants who they blame for avoiding tax, stifling competition and encroaching on privacy rights. "I hope I will be able to play a role in helping to navigate that journey". London: British former deputy prime minister...

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  • Migrant caravan heading for U.S. turns around in Mexico
Migrant caravan heading for U.S. turns around in Mexico

The migrant caravan is now stopped on a bridge linking the two countries as a police barricade set up by Mexico is blocking them from entering. Illegal immigration is likely to be a top issue in November 6 U.S. Mexico's ambassador to Guatemala says his country has chose to enforce a policy of "metered entry" since thousands of migrants are ...

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  • Russian woman charged with interfering in USA midterm elections
Russian woman charged with interfering in USA midterm elections

In his comments, Trump cast blame on his predecessor, former President Barack Obama, who he said, "didn't lift a finger" to stop Russian meddling in 2016, and said that his administration has "done a lot to protect the elections coming up very shortly".

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  • Theresa May Considers Longer Transition to Break Brexit Deadlock
Theresa May Considers Longer Transition to Break Brexit Deadlock

Speaking to France-Inter radio, Mr Barnier said the deal was "90%" done and he was hoping to complete it "in a few weeks or a few months, as soon as possible". And one person familiar with the discussions said May's Tory party would find it hard to be fighting the next general election - due in 2022 - while the country is still inside the single ma...

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  • Crimea mourns victims of school massacre that left 20 people dead
Crimea mourns victims of school massacre that left 20 people dead

Aksyonov said Roslyakov had recently received a permit to own the shotgun after passing routine background checks. The Investigative Committee initially said an explosive device that went off at the college's canteen was rigged with shrapnel.

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  • Jason Chaffetz mocks Elizabeth Warren with Native American picture
Jason Chaffetz mocks Elizabeth Warren with Native American picture

Both of my opponents have made the same attack. But "i$3 f O.C. Sarah Smith were fully Native American, that would make Warren up to 1/32nd native". The DNA analysis , by Carlos D. "Cherokee" is neither a racial nor a genetic term: It's a nation, which decides citizenship based on its own customs and laws. The "creepy" tweet was just one of mo...

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  • What Canada's legalization of marijuana means for travelers
What Canada's legalization of marijuana means for travelers

Currently, nine US states allow the recreational use of marijuana, including Arizona neighbors California, Nevada and Colorado. "This volume of orders far exceeds the forecasts of the SQDC", the Quebec government pot retailer stated, adding that it is "difficult to anticipate the volume of sales.

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  • Dasara Tragedy: Train Runs Into Burning Ravana Effigy, More than 100 Dead
Dasara Tragedy: Train Runs Into Burning Ravana Effigy, More than 100 Dead

Singh said celebrants were burning an effigy when the train barreled through the crowds. Quting an eyewitness, news agency ANI reported that the speeding train ran over several people during Dussehra celebrations, in Choura Bazar near Amritsar .

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  • Deputy AG Rosenstein To Be Interviewed Under Oath By Lawmakers Wednesday
Deputy AG Rosenstein To Be Interviewed Under Oath By Lawmakers Wednesday

Rosenstein, who oversees Mueller's investigation, has incurred particularly acute ire of the GOP over the course of the probe, usually over the pace at which the Justice Department is producing documents the panels requested. As former top FBI lawyer James Baker testifies about the Russian Federation investigation before Congress, Judicial Watch Pr...

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  • United Nations rights chief urges waiving of immunity in Khashoggi case
United Nations rights chief urges waiving of immunity in Khashoggi case

A high-ranking Turkish official told the Associated Press the joint inspection team has found "certain evidence" Khashoggi was murdered in the diplomatic outpost. Mr. Trump said he sent Pompeo to Saudi Arabia to get answers from the Saudi royals. "I was on the (Senate) floor every time defending Saudi Arabia because they're a good ally", Graham...

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  • Again - Threatens to Send Military to US-Mexico Border
Again - Threatens to Send Military to US-Mexico Border

Part of the caravan, which has split into two groups, is now approaching the Mexico-Guatemala border amidst a surge in border crossings on the U.S. -Mexico border. State Department - commended the president for continuing to be tough on immigration. The previous day, the migrants advanced about 30 miles (48 kilometers) from the Honduras-Guatemal...

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  • China not manipulating currency but lacks transparency, U.S. says
China not manipulating currency but lacks transparency, U.S. says

Over the one-year notice period, the State Department will try to negotiate better rates for Americans or choose to walk away from the global body in 2020, the Washington Post reports. "All parties should pay the same parcel delivery rates for the same services from the U.S. Postal Service, regardless of whether the country of origin is foreign o...

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  • Barnier calls for more time to find Brexit deal
Barnier calls for more time to find Brexit deal

Merkel said Germany wants an orderly departure of Britain from the bloc "but not at any price". Even if May reaches agreement with the Brussels on a withdrawal agreement, she will face a struggle to get any deal through parliament and may even find opposition from her Northern Irish partners to other legislation such as the budget.

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  • Afghan guards kill police chief; US troops hurt
Afghan guards kill police chief; US troops hurt

Austin Scott Miller. A Taliban spokesman who claimed responsibility for the attack told The Associated Press that US Gen Scott Miller , commander of US and North Atlantic Treaty Organisation troops in Afghanistan, was the target. Smith said he had brought a measure of calm to a city that was experiencing daily explosions when he took command...

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