• Nolte: Bob Woodward Amps Up Scare Tactics to Hype Book
Nolte: Bob Woodward Amps Up Scare Tactics to Hype Book

Spokespeople for Ryan and McConnell both declined to comment to Business Insider about the reporting. The White House on Monday sought to project an image of productive forward momentum, even as President Donald Trump and many of his aides remain sidetracked and preoccupied by dual accounts of a warring and mutinous West Wing.

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  • Interstate 5 to Remain Closed Until Further Notice, Caltrans Says
Interstate 5 to Remain Closed Until Further Notice, Caltrans Says

In this footage, firefighters on a train equipped with hoses and a water tank sprayed water from the train tracks on the slopes above and below. The Hirz fire , burning east of interstate 5 is 46,000 acres in size and 95 percent contained.

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  • Cop goes home to wrong apartment, kills man inside
Cop goes home to wrong apartment, kills man inside

But she said Saturday that the Texas Rangers, who have taken over the investigation, asked her department to hold off because they had learned new information and wanted to investigate further before a warrant was issued. He told me he had never heard the song before, but that day, he called back to St. Lucia and asked his grandmother to teach ...

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  • Sweden Election: Ruling Party Scrapes A Win As Far-Right Gains Support
Sweden Election: Ruling Party Scrapes A Win As Far-Right Gains Support

But the outcome, if the polls are proved correct, leaves the centre-right and centre-left blocs that have defined Swedish politics for decades neck-and neck, and well short of a parliamentary majority in the 349-seat Riksdag. The often antagonistic campaign was largely dominated by themes of immigration, integration and welfare, with the Sweden Dem...

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  • Watergate's Woodward says Times Trump op-ed not up to his standards
Watergate's Woodward says Times Trump op-ed not up to his standards

In 2018 and 2020 the American people will get the chance to state clearly whose side they're on, Trump's or the subversive OP-ED writer, and I'll bet that the ideas and policies of Donald Trump win in both elections. He said Trump is "wrong and my reporting is meticulous and careful". White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders also ...

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  • Papadopoulos sentenced to 14 days in Mueller probe
Papadopoulos sentenced to 14 days in Mueller probe

The FBI began investigating Russian's election interference after a tip that Papadopoulos had dished about his Russian connections to an Australian diplomat during a night of heavy drinking. When the Federal Bureau of Investigation interviewed him in January 2017, Papadopoulos falsely claimed he had met two individuals with Russian ties before he...

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  • Bedford tragedy: 'Loving mum' one of the victims in family mass killing
Bedford tragedy: 'Loving mum' one of the victims in family mass killing

Their bodies were discovered at the home on Coode Street in Bedford on Sunday after a man, aged in his 20s, went to a regional WA police station and told officers of the location. It has taken everyone by surprise, we are all in complete shock. "It is safe, we have grown up all our lives and this is just so sad and horrific".

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  • Texas officer arrested on manslaughter charge in man's death
Texas officer arrested on manslaughter charge in man's death

The woman was in a auto with Perez and when police arrived, Perez left the vehicle and confronted the officers, police said. Also, the officer was not one of the people with Jean in a picture that has been circulating on social media, sources said.

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  • Tropical Storm Florence Forecast Narrows, Likely To Hit East Coast Next Week
Tropical Storm Florence Forecast Narrows, Likely To Hit East Coast Next Week

Remnants of Gordon continues to produce rain, thunderstorms and a few floods over the Central U.S., but the storm is not impacting Florida. Florence has weakened, but forecasters have been anticipating that favorable atmospheric conditions will see it regain strength as a major hurricane by the time it reaches the East Coast.

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  • Section 377 and homosexuality: What the Supreme Court said | Read detailed judgment
Section 377 and homosexuality: What the Supreme Court said | Read detailed judgment

Activists hope the scrapping of the ban will uphold the right to equality but many acknowledged that discrimination would persist. Prosecution under Section 377 was rare, and mostly leveled only against gay men, but it was long used to blackmail, harass and sexually assault LGBT Indians, the New York Times reports.

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

Attorneys for Papadopoulos had sought to avoid prison, instead requesting probation. J.D. Gordon, former National Security Adviser for the Trump campaign, echoed similar sentiments, while blasting the Mueller probe. He said Papadopoulos' deception required investigators to scour more than 100,000 emails and gigabytes of data to reconstruct the ...

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  • At least 2 dead, dozens missing after major natural disaster strikes Japan
At least 2 dead, dozens missing after major natural disaster strikes Japan

The government is seeking to restore partial power to some areas as soon as possible once Hokkaido Electric Power Co (9509.T) restarts its Sunagawa coal-fired plant, Seko said. The power cut was caused after the Tomatoatsuma thermal power plant, which produces almost half of the prefecture's electricity, stopped. Andrew DeWit, professor of energy...

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  • Colorado River boat crash claims third life
Colorado River boat crash claims third life

One of the boats began to sink following the crash. The Mohave County Sheriff's Office in Kingman, Arizona , says the body of 24-year-old Kirra Drury of Ventura, California was found Tuesday afternoon. The river's water can range from shallow to 30 feet deep. Two people were critically injured in the crash and flown to the University Me...

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  • One dead, many feared trapped in Kolkata bridge collapse
One dead, many feared trapped in Kolkata bridge collapse

My thoughts are with the families of the victims. " Bridge deserved better maintenance". "I have come to see the rescue work". Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee , who is now in Darjeeling, promised to initiate a high-level inquiry. "There could be a few trapped underneath the collapsed bridge ", an unidentified official of the rescue team sai...

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  • Trump won't say if Sessions' job is safe past November
Trump won't say if Sessions' job is safe past November

Asked in the Bloomberg News interview whether he would comply if Mueller issued a subpoena for him to appear for questioning, Trump said, "I'll see what happens". Sessions responded: "I took control of the Department of Justice the day I was sworn in which is why we have had unprecedented success at effectuating the president's agenda - one that ...

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  • Trump Blames Sessions For Arrests Of GOP Reps
Trump Blames Sessions For Arrests Of GOP Reps

President Donald Trump escalated his attacks on Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Monday, suggesting the Department of Justice put Republicans in midterm jeopardy with recent indictments of two GOP congressmen. "The United States is not some banana republic with a two-tiered system of justice - one for the majority party and one for the minor...

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  • Japan hit by strongest storm in 25 yrs
Japan hit by strongest storm in 25 yrs

Boats float along with debris during Typhoon Jebi in Nishinomiya City, Hyogo Prefecture, Japan September 4, 2018, in this still image taken from a video obtained from social media. The tanker's 11 crew members were not injured and remained on board, according to a regional branch of Japan's coast guard. An airport spokeswoman said the airport...

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  • 'We need to grow up': Malaysian MPs condemn caning over lesbian sex
'We need to grow up': Malaysian MPs condemn caning over lesbian sex

In a shocking incident, two lesbian women in Malaysia were caned after being caught attempting to have sex in a parked vehicle. And it was also the first time the kind of punishment that was open to the public. Under Malaysian civil law caning is banned, but with 60% of Malaysians being Muslim, it is allowed under Islamic laws in some states....

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  • Donald Trump warns Syria, Russia, Iran against Idlib 'tragedy'
Donald Trump warns Syria, Russia, Iran against Idlib 'tragedy'

During their meeting Assad and Zarif discussed the agenda of the summit in Iran. Their comments came after Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on September 3 called for militants to be "cleaned out" of Idlib on a visit to Damascus ahead of an upcoming summit between the leaders of Iran, Russia, and Turkey in Tehran on September 7 to d...

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  • Officer-involved shooting before an Ice Cube concert at California racetrack
Officer-involved shooting before an Ice Cube concert at California racetrack

The man pulled out "a silver-plated semi-automatic handgun" and fired into a crowd outside the Del Mar Fairgrounds, the San Diego Sheriff's Office said. Commentators screamed " there's gunfire at the track ", before abandoning their posts and fleeing. Many concert goers left following the shooting, but Ice Cube went on as scheduled.

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  • Myanmar judge convicts two Reuters reporters in landmark secrets case
Myanmar judge convicts two Reuters reporters in landmark secrets case

The journalists were investigating violence against the country's Rohingya Muslim minority; a military crackdown previous year sent hundreds of thousands of people fleeing Myanmar for refugee camps in Bangladesh, where many still remain. "The government can detain us in the prison but. don't close the ears and eyes of the people", Kyaw Soe Oo sai...

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  • Pentagon cancels $300m aid to Pakistan over terror record
Pentagon cancels $300m aid to Pakistan over terror record

The United States' South Asia strategy encompasses Afghanistan, Pakistan, India, the Central Asian nations and parts of Southeast Asia, and is aimed at strengthening American security. Unlike before, when an Indian prime minister's visit to Pakistan was responded with terrorist strikes, Sidhu said his trip resulted in a message of peace.

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  • Uhuru Leaves to Attend China-Africa Forum in Beijing
Uhuru Leaves to Attend China-Africa Forum in Beijing

Nigeria is in the process of taking a $328 million loan from the Chinese EXIM Bank. The People's Republic of China has committed to ushering in a new blueprint to explore opportunities for future mutual development, and to contribute to promoting world peace, stability and the development of Africa and China.

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  • Larry Fitzgerald Speaks at John McCain's Memorial Service
Larry Fitzgerald Speaks at John McCain's Memorial Service

McCain's family had made clear that Trump was not welcome at memorial services in Arizona and Washington or at Sunday's private burial service in Annapolis, Maryland, at the U.S. "We go back a long way". "I'm here to pay respects to a hero", Endress said. House Speaker Paul Ryan called McCain "one of the bravest souls our nation has produce...

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  • Israel welcomes end of US funding for UN Palestinian refugee agency
Israel welcomes end of US funding for UN Palestinian refugee agency

Israel welcomed Saturday a USA decision to end funding for the UN Palestinian refugee agency (UNRWA), accusing the organization which supports some 5 million Palestinians of perpetuating the Middle East conflict. However, the United States and Israel disagree with how this number is calculated, and say the number of Palestinian refugees should...

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  • Syrian war: United Nations warns Russia, Iran and Turkey against battle in Idlib
Syrian war: United Nations warns Russia, Iran and Turkey against battle in Idlib

Russian Federation says it will launch major naval maneuvers in the Mediterranean Sea later this week, amid growing tensions between Moscow and the West over Syria . Peskov called Idlib a hotbed of terrorists and said not tackling the problem was not a good option. "They were behind the organization of those fabricated scenarios for the use of che...

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  • Four killed in bus crash in US
Four killed in bus crash in US

Most of the 49 people on the bus, including adults and children, were taken to area hospitals with different degrees of injuries. Passing motorists described a chaotic scene with passengers on the ground and people screaming. Aerial footage by CNN affiliate KRQE showed the bus damaged on the front edge, but upright, in the grass median. One s...

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  • Mystery woman who rang doorbells at night identified as boyfriend found dead
Mystery woman who rang doorbells at night identified as boyfriend found dead

She is not being identified due to her status as a family violence victim, but officials confirmed she is safe and with family now. "Deputies received information a male made suicidal comments". The Montgomery Country Sheriff has confirmed the woman, who was wearing what looked like broken wrist restraints, is safe. She was not at the scene when ...

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  • Trump accuses China of stalling progress with North Korea
Trump accuses China of stalling progress with North Korea

A research unit of South Korea's state-run Korea Development Bank ( KDB ) has compiled a report suggesting that North Korea has been mining cryptocurrencies, Yonhap News Agency detailed Monday. policy of " maximum pressure ". -South Korea military exercises are scheduled for next April. But the USA government has not yet decided whether to ...

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  • McCain 'Partially to Blame' for White House Flag Says GOP Sen
McCain 'Partially to Blame' for White House Flag Says GOP Sen

That prompted many Americans to lower flags to half-staff, a traditional gesture of honor. The facts of the late Senator John McCain's service in the Navy are well-known: a Naval Academy graduate, he flew an A-4E Skyhawk while serving in Vietnam and was shot down and captured on October 23, 1967.

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