• Pence says staff didn't do it
Pence says staff didn't do it

I know their character. Pence says during a taped " Fox News Sunday " interview: "I would agree to take it in a heartbeat and would submit to any review the administration wanted to do". Watch a preview of our conversation with Vice President Mike Pence above, and catch the full interview at 10:30 a.m. ET on your local CBS station and at 11 a...

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  • Obama rips Trump ahead of United States midterm elections
Obama rips Trump ahead of United States midterm elections

And we're sure as heck supposed to stand up clearly and unequivocally to Nazi sympathizers. The Times says the op-ed, published Wednesday, was written by a senior official in the Trump administration. More than six in 10 respondents to a Gallup poll released in February said they approved of the way Obama handled the job. Former US Preside...

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  • Liberals Face Crippling Paradox in Efforts to Down Kavanaugh
Liberals Face Crippling Paradox in Efforts to Down Kavanaugh

The votes are there even if Collins of ME and Murkowski of Alaska vote against him, as there are some red state Democrats such as Joseph Manchin of West Virginia and Heidi Heitkamp of North Dakota that will vote for him, since they are up for re-election.

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  • Turkish border closed as Syrians flee fighting in Idlib Province
Turkish border closed as Syrians flee fighting in Idlib Province

Syria's last major rebel bastion Idlib was Saturday targeted by the " most violent" Russian air strikes in a month, a monitor said , after the failure of a three-way summit on the Syrian conflict. Turkey has troops and 12 observations points that ring Idlib. The US ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley warned on Friday of dire consequences if Idli...

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  • Hurricane Florence Could Be East Coast's Strongest Storm In Decades
Hurricane Florence Could Be East Coast's Strongest Storm In Decades

Forecasters say Florence will pass between Bermuda and the Bahamas on Tuesday and Wednesday and start its approach to the US on Thursday morning. Navy ships off Virginia's coast were preparing to sail out of the path, a North Carolina university has already canceled classes and people have begun stocking up on plywood, bottled water and oth...

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  • Trump poised to tax an additional $200B in Chinese imports
Trump poised to tax an additional $200B in Chinese imports

USA companies have warned that the tariffs , which would cover a huge range of industrial and consumer goods , would cause costs to increase. Trump said earlier Friday that his administration could "very soon" impose those tariffs. The technology sector is one of the biggest potential losers in the proposed $200 billion tariff list. That meant ...

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  • Trump administration to close PLO office in Washington
Trump administration to close PLO office in Washington

According to the Wall Street Journal , national security adviser John Bolton is expected to make the announcement on Monday. The United States is pledging to use "any means necessary" to protect American citizens and allies from International Criminal Court prosecution.

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  • Man arrested after dramatic auto chase at Lyon Airport
Man arrested after dramatic auto chase at Lyon Airport

Authorities say police have arrested a man who rammed his vehicle through two glass doors at Lyon's worldwide airport and sped onto the runway. The airport has been closed and all flights have been successfully grounded, according to reports.

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  • Anonymous official cites Trump `amorality´ in op-ed
Anonymous official cites Trump `amorality´ in op-ed

Not to be outdone, " Fear: Trump in the White House ", written by famed Watergate reporter Bob Woodward , purportedly paints a disturbing picture of Trump's tumultuous 20 months as commander in chief. "He drafts a tweet saying 'We are going to pull our dependents from South Korea - family members of the 28,000 people there, '" Woodward said on CBS...

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  • SC declares emergency ahead of Tropical Storm Florence
SC declares emergency ahead of Tropical Storm Florence

It's expected to become at least a Category 3 hurricane before it hits the mainland USA around SC and North Carolina , likely on Friday morning, the National Hurricane Center (NHC) said Monday . A tropical storm watch means that tropical storm conditions are possible in the watch area. There is an increasing risk of storm surge at the coast...

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  • Swedish election: Nationalists 'make gains' in early exit polls
Swedish election: Nationalists 'make gains' in early exit polls

The far-right Sweden Democrats had at times during the campaign appeared to have a shot at becoming the biggest party in the country, but in the end they placed third, capturing 18 percent of initial tallies of the vote. "But I'm not sure about the way of the Sweden Democrats". "The biggest factor is that the Sweden Democrats are a very differe...

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  • 7 injured in Paris knife attack; terrorism not suspected
7 injured in Paris knife attack; terrorism not suspected

A man has been arrested in connection with an attack in Paris last night, in which seven people were injured. The Foreign Office said it was investigating the incident and police investigation has been launched into attempted murder, according to a judicial source.

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  • Obama's criticism of Trump 'very disappointing,' Pence says
Obama's criticism of Trump 'very disappointing,' Pence says

When Obama began to describe what he thought was the biggest issue, a man in the audience yelled, "Trump". On Friday, Obama made his first appearance in the midterm election battle, in a speech at the University of IL at Urbana-Champaign, where he accepted an ethics in government award.

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  • India abolishes gay punishment law
India abolishes gay punishment law

What Happened In The Court That Day? India has scrapped a colonial-era ban on gay sex in a landmark judgement that activists hope will uphold the right to equality. Do you possess a right to live your sex? He said: "Any consensual sexual relationship between two consenting adults - homosexuals, heterosexuals or lesbians - can not be said to ...

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  • Sweden heads for political deadlock as Social Democrats surge
Sweden heads for political deadlock as Social Democrats surge

The Sweden Democrats' strong showing was echoed on the far-left by a pop for the ex-communist Left Party, which captured 7.9 percent of the vote, up 2.2 percentage points from the previous election in 2014. Far-right parties have made spectacular gains throughout Europe in recent years after a refugee crisis sparked by civil war in Syria and co...

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  • No long-range missiles, North Korea military parade features floats and flowers
No long-range missiles, North Korea military parade features floats and flowers

Instead, the country's ceremonial head of state Kim Yong-nam addressed the assembled crowd with a focus on economic development rather than nuclear might. There were marching bands and thousands of singers, dancers and gymnasts who told the history of the 70 years since the nation's founding. Scores of pro-North Korea "friendship organisations"...

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  • Police say 5 found dead in Australian home, man in custody
Police say 5 found dead in Australian home, man in custody

The police also stated that "there are no on-going concerns for public safety as a result of this incident". A man in his twenties is in custody after five people including children were found dead at house in Perth . "I can assure people that the WA Police Force are conducting a thorough and proper investigation to determine what events led t...

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  • Florence expected to become 'major hurricane' by Monday
Florence expected to become 'major hurricane' by Monday

Swells generated by Florence already were impacting Bermuda and starting to reach the US coast, with life-threatening surf and rip current conditions likely, according to the NHC. Florence crossed the 74 miles per hour threshold from tropical storm to hurricane Sunday morning, and by evening its winds were up to 85 miles per hour (140 kph) as the N...

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  • Trump Campaign Adviser George Papadopoulos Gets 14 Days in Jail
Trump Campaign Adviser George Papadopoulos Gets 14 Days in Jail

Prosecutors sought a sentence of up to six months in prison. Thus began the FBI's counterintelligence investigation into Russia's election interference operation, American officials have confirmed - an investigation that was taken over by Mueller in May 2017.

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  • Dallas Officer Arrested On Manslaughter Warrant
Dallas Officer Arrested On Manslaughter Warrant

Allison Jean , the mother of 26-year-old Botham Jean , wondered whether race was a factor when the officer shot and killed her son after she returned home in uniform from her shift on Thursday night. The shooting has raised questions about whether Guyger, who is white, used deadly force against Jean, a naturalized USA citizen from the Caribbean is...

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