• Brussels wants to act on warrants for Catalans
Brussels wants to act on warrants for Catalans

The time has come for all democrats to unite. The 54-year-old has been holed up in Belgium since Monday and ignored a summons to appear before the judge in Madrid , saying he wants guarantees he will receive a fair trial. Belgian federal prosecutors said they could question Puigdemont in coming days. The next day, Spain's central government used...

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  • White House slams both Bush presidents after their criticism of Trump revealed
White House slams both Bush presidents after their criticism of Trump revealed

He went on to say that the current president is driven by a "certain ego" rather than civic duty. The comments are sure to escalate a long-running feud and come after George W. The interview took place in May 2016, while Trump was steamrolling his way through a packed field of Republican presidential hopefuls to the nomination.

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  • Saudi Arabia intercepts missile targeting Riyadh airport
Saudi Arabia intercepts missile targeting Riyadh airport

It was shot down by Saudi air defence forces, with fragments of the missile landing in an uninhabited area north of the capital. There have also been reports of a loud explosion heard at the capital's airport. It is believed to have been fired from Yemen, where a military alliance led by Saudi Arabia has launched thousands of air strikes against ...

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  • Facebook Reports $10.3 Billion in Revenues
Facebook Reports $10.3 Billion in Revenues

It's worth noting that more than 98 percent of Facebook's revenue comes from advertising, 88 percent of which is from mobile devices. As Facebook general counsel Colin Stretch was testifying before three different congressional committees on Tuesday and Wednesday, fielding questions from a succession of irate and mostly tech-illiterate legis...

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  • ISIS on verge of defeat in face of Syrian, Iraqi assault
ISIS on verge of defeat in face of Syrian, Iraqi assault

The US-led coalition supporting Iraqi forces with air strikes had predicted that the battle for Al-Qaim would be the "last big fight" of the punishing military campaign to dismantle their brutal experiment in statehood. Syrian forces entered Deir Ezzor city in September, breaking an ISIS siege of almost three years. Driven this year from its two ...

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  • No stay on linkage with mobile, bank accounts
No stay on linkage with mobile, bank accounts

The court did not rule on the pleas themselves, sending them to a constitution bench that is already hearing several petitions regarding the mandatory use of Aadhaar. The Centre further added that the 12-digit number and the mobile number must be linked within the stipulated time frame since a decision like extending the deadline can not be ext...

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  • Rahul Gandhi doesn't even have 'primary knowledge', says PM Modi
Rahul Gandhi doesn't even have 'primary knowledge', says PM Modi

He also said that the Modi government's policies have made the life of common people very tough with decision like GST and Demonetisation also rising prices are making daily wagers life more troubled than ever. "In the manifesto, the Congress has promised to build women hostel at district and sub divisional quarters, without mentioning the conditio...

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  • Is your fire extinguisher faulty? More than 40 million recalled following death
Is your fire extinguisher faulty? More than 40 million recalled following death

The recall includes 142 models with plastic handles and push button "pindicators" that can clog, resulting in a failure to discharge. Kidde will replace the fire extinguisher for free for one with metal parts. It also includes models that were previously recalled in March 2009 and February 2015 . A total of 134 models of Kidde fire extinguisher...

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  • Government recalls almost 38M fire extinguishers manufactured in NC
Government recalls almost 38M fire extinguishers manufactured in NC

Canada is also recalling nearly 3 million additional extinguishers. "The fire extinguishers can become clogged or require excessive force to discharge and can fail to activate during a fire emergency", the CPSC said in a recall advisory.

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  • Jailing of Catalan politicians could lead to backlash
Jailing of Catalan politicians could lead to backlash

Mr Puigdemont's lawyer in Belgium said his client would stay away from Spain while the political climate was "not good"; but he would cooperate with the courts. In its November report, the Bank of Spain said that in the worst case scenario, the political uncertainty caused by an illegal secessionist drive could reduce Spanish economic growth by 2...

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  • Former Trump campaign adviser denies encouraging aide on Russian Federation dealings
Former Trump campaign adviser denies encouraging aide on Russian Federation dealings

In the interview, Page also tried to downplay any contact he had with Papadopoulos, noting "there were tons of emails happening on a lot of different things" during his time with the campaign, but that he "definitely didn't hear anything" on Russian attempts to hack emails from Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton's campaign.

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  • There are three major stories about the Democratic party today
There are three major stories about the Democratic party today

Brazile details how she vowed to investigate whether or not Hillary Clinton's people " rigged the nomination process", which Brazile suspected was the case, but she wanted to dig into the matter to ward off any Russian shenanigans. The agreement, which was signed in August 2015, appeared to be win-win: Clinton's campaign effectively gaine...

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  • Russia-linked Facebook ads show targeting
Russia-linked Facebook ads show targeting

Colin Stretch, vice-president and general counsel of Facebook, was quoted as saying that new hires would "help track behavior of extremists" on the company's online platforms. "This is an incredibly complex story", said Burr, R-N.C. The release included details on ad placements and spending. Burr showed photos of events in Texas that were o...

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  • Panthers trade Kelvin Benjamin to the Bills
Panthers trade Kelvin Benjamin to the Bills

It appears that Buffalo Bills general manager Brandon Beane has given Tyrod Taylor a new weapon in the passing game trading for Kelvin Benjamin . This season in eight games Benjamin has 32 receptions for 475 yards and a pair of scores. Despite all this, it is worth mentioning that Newton did enjoy his MVP season in 2015 with Benjamin sidelin...

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  • Kurdish official denies Iraqi forces control Turkey crossing
Kurdish official denies Iraqi forces control Turkey crossing

The United States on Monday urged Iraq's federal government and Kurdish Regional Government institutions to resolve their disagreements after Iraqi Kurdish leader Masoud Barzani said he would resign later this week. The United States had urged the Kurds not to hold the referendum, anxious it would precipitate a backlash. The city was retaken by Ira...

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  • Podesta resignation is the real story
Podesta resignation is the real story

Podesta is the brother of John Podesta , former campaign chairman of Hillary Clinton's failed election bid. Trump did not say what specifically he thinks Podesta knows or how it affects the special prosecutor's case. "Based on our due diligence and on the recommendation of definitive legal experts, the firm immediately filed the appropriate pu...

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  • Deaths, numerous injuries in NY truck attack
Deaths, numerous injuries in NY truck attack

There is at least one person in police custody and New York City Mayor Bill DeBlasio had reportedly been informed of the situation. The guy with the two guns, for some reason, was running around. "I see two dead bodies and citibikes on the floor destroyed", a Twitter user wrote. After striking multiple people, the suspect hit a school bus and w...

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  • Halloween: Best town for trick-or-treat in every state
Halloween: Best town for trick-or-treat in every state

Face painting is a safe option. Officers said there are still several neighborhoods without streetlights, leaving kids trick-or-treating in the dark. With trick-or-treating comes lots and lots of candy. Teach children to say NO or GET AWAY from any person or situation making them feel scared, uncomfortable or confused.

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  • Facebook: 126 million saw Russia-linked pages
Facebook: 126 million saw Russia-linked pages

An estimated 126 million Americans, roughly one-third of the nation's population, received Russian-backed content on Facebook during the 2016 campaign, according to prepared testimony the company submitted Monday to the Senate Judiciary Committee and obtained by NBC News.

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  • Nationals hire Dave Martinez as manager
Nationals hire Dave Martinez as manager

The 53-year-old Martinez agreed to terms on a three-year contract with an option for a fourth year, making him the seventh manager in Nationals history since they moved from Montreal before the 2005 season. He also coached for the Rays from 2008-2014 after playing in Major League Baseball from 1986 to 2001. Baker was let go despite posting season...

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  • Tony Podesta Resigns as Mueller Closes in on Clinton Circle
Tony Podesta Resigns as Mueller Closes in on Clinton Circle

Fritts and a "senior group of the Podesta team", Politico reported , would be forming a new firm within days, the result of a reportedly months-long transition in the works. The Podesta Group was among a number of companies who worked on a public relations campaign that Manafort created for the European Centre for Modern Ukraine that ran between 2...

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  • Australian Govt loses majority after court ruling
Australian Govt loses majority after court ruling

He claimed any legal challengers would have a tough time establishing a case as some of the decisions Labor highlighted were not exclusively his, but made by the full cabinet. 'I just think people should be reminded of that and if they really have a strong view about something, put your name to it'. The saga began for Mr.

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  • Charges filed in Mueller investigation into Russian meddling
Charges filed in Mueller investigation into Russian meddling

A CNN correspondent said on "Anderson Cooper 360" on Friday evening that she understood that the individuals who have been charged have likely not been notified yet, and that they would most likely be notified through their attorneys on Sunday or Monday.

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  • Nuclear deal won't stop Iran from producing missiles, Rouhani says
Nuclear deal won't stop Iran from producing missiles, Rouhani says

Amano came to Iran at his own request, Salehi said, adding that this occurred while the US President Donald Trump has created a sensitive condition by his stance regarding the nuclear deal signed between Tehran and six world powers in 2015.

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  • High wind warning in effect for Suffolk County through 6 am Monday
High wind warning in effect for Suffolk County through 6 am Monday

A significant amount of rainfall, in the range of 1 to 3 inches, is also forecast with this storm, according to the NWS. Three or more inches or rain are possible, with potential flooding in some areas. Highs in the lower to middle 60s. Maximum wind gusts of 40 to 50 miles per hour can damage trees and cause power outages. Cloudy skies will b...

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