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Palestine sues USA at worldwide court over Jerusalem embassy

Palestine sues USA at worldwide court over Jerusalem embassy

The Palestinians have filed a lawsuit at the International Court of Justice (ICJ) "for violating international law by moving its embassy in Israel to the occupied city of Jerusalem", he said, quoted b...

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Indonesia quake and tsunami devastates coast; deaths top 380

Indonesia quake and tsunami devastates coast; deaths top 380

People including dancers were still busy on the beach in Palu (population: 335,000), preparing for a festival, and were caught when waves up to 3m in height swept in. Resident checks dead bodies to fi...

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Passengers safe after plane ditches into Pacific lagoon

Passengers safe after plane ditches into Pacific lagoon

Initial reports on scene indicated that all passengers and crew were safely evacuated from the aircraft. The airline did not immediately respond to requests for more details about the passenger, suc...

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US F-35B Makes First Air Strike In Afghanistan, Targeting Taliban

US F-35B Makes First Air Strike In Afghanistan, Targeting Taliban

The aircraft is assigned to the 13th Marine Expeditionary Unit . "It was a successful strike", a defense official said, as AFP reported . The airstrike occurred in Afghanistan and involved a M...

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Oculus Ao Santa Cruz is now Oculus Quest, priced at $399

Oculus Ao Santa Cruz is now Oculus Quest, priced at $399

That's a pretty big deal for VR. While mobile virtual reality experiences like Google Daydream View and the Samsung Gear VR bring VR to the masses with smartphones, the best-quality virtual real...

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OnePlus 6T Battery Capacity Leaks, 10% Bigger Than OnePlus 6

OnePlus 6T Battery Capacity Leaks, 10% Bigger Than OnePlus 6

With "Unlock The Speed" OnePlus is definitely hinting at the in-display fingerprint sensor. An invite for OnePlus 6T was leaked on Weibo , confirming that the launch will take place in India on...

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Brett Kavanaugh: Senate Judiciary Committee Vote on Supreme Court Nomination

The fact Ms. Keyser says she didn't know Mr. Kavanaugh in those days is another set back for Ms. Ford. On Thursday the judiciary committee heard Ford, a California psychology professor, testify th...

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Powerful typhoon approaches southern Japan, charts course for main island

Powerful typhoon approaches southern Japan, charts course for main island

Trami (pictured) is about 186 miles southeast of Miyako island, with winds gusting as high as 134 mph. Streets in the Okinawa prefectural capital of Naha were deserted Sept 29 as winds and rain from...

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Got $1,100? Apple shows off its most expensive iPhone yet

Got $1,100? Apple shows off its most expensive iPhone yet

The news was met with instant ridicule across social media , as Twitter users likened it to everything from energy drinks to commentary on its "excessive" cost. The new phones have displays of 5....

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Kavanaugh Classmate Retracts Support After What He Wrote in Yearbook

Kavanaugh Classmate Retracts Support After What He Wrote in Yearbook

Republicans gave fiery speeches defending Kavanaugh . Despite voting in favour of Kavanaugh, Sen. Flake was later asked whether the elevator confrontation had swayed him. Grassley did walk into ...

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Maldives opposition: President attempting to stay in power

Maldives opposition: President attempting to stay in power

In a hotly-contested election in the island nation on September 23, Solih, who had the backing of several opposition parties, led by the MDP, emerged victorious by garnering 134,616 votes, according t...

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U.S. Bombers Fly Near Contested Islands Amid Tensions With China

U.S. Bombers Fly Near Contested Islands Amid Tensions With China

B-52s flew in the vicinity of the waterway this week. "Regarding the provocative actions of USA military aircraft in the South China Sea, we are always resolutely opposed to them, and will continue ...

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Pope defrocks Chilean priest who sexually abused minors

Thanking Pope Francis, Mr Cruz tweeted: "I hope many survivors feel a bit of relief today". The Vatican cited no new evidence or crime that prompted Pope Francis to revisit the case and impose what ...

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Indonesia tsunami in pictures: Big waves leave Sulawesi coastline in ruins

Indonesia tsunami in pictures: Big waves leave Sulawesi coastline in ruins

Disaster agency spokesman Sutopo Purwo Nugroho told a press conference that four hospitals in the city of Palu have reported "many victims" were still to be accounted for. Hospitals were overwhelmed b...

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TROPICS: Tropical Storm Kirk enters the Caribbean

TROPICS: Tropical Storm Kirk enters the Caribbean

Tropical storm-force winds extend out 105 miles, mainly to the east of the center of the storm. Kirk is forecast to weaken to a tropical depression tonight, and then degenerate into a trough of low ...

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Sen. Jeff Flake announces he will vote to confirm Kavanaugh nomination

Sen. Jeff Flake announces he will vote to confirm Kavanaugh nomination

Regardless of where you stand on Kavanaugh, the level of awkward here is off the charts. After hearing the daylong proceedings, Flake said Ford "was compelling, but she's lacking corroboration f...

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U.S. closes consulate in Basra over 'security concerns'

U.S. closes consulate in Basra over 'security concerns'

Diplomatic staff and their families were being evacuated and consular services will be provided from the US Embassy in Baghdad, State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert said. A senior Iraqi securit...

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Fiery Kavanaugh denies quiet accuser in Senate showdown

Fiery Kavanaugh denies quiet accuser in Senate showdown

Ford is definitely not on trial, they've stressed and Kavanaugh is very much in the hot seat to prove that he is fit for a life time appointment to the Supreme Court. "It's possible I'll hear that, ...

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Powerful tsunami strikes Indonesian island after huge quake

Powerful tsunami strikes Indonesian island after huge quake

The tsunami was triggered by a strong quake that brought down several buildings and sent locals fleeing their homes for higher ground as a churning wall of water crashed into Palu. Sutopo said the mil...

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Anita Hill struck by Kavanaugh’s anger versus Christine Blasey Ford’s calm

The title of her talk was "The Past, Present and Future of the #Metoo Movement". As the dramatic hearing with Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and Christine Blasey Ford , the woman who acc...

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Kavanaugh-Ford Testify Before Senate Judiciary

Kavanaugh-Ford Testify Before Senate Judiciary

Meanwhile, Kavanaugh's lawyer's sent the committee five pages from his 1982 calendar on Tuesday, which they reportedly intend to use to prove he was not in attendance at the party where Ford alleged t...

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US$100 million F-35 stealth fighter crashes for the first time

US$100 million F-35 stealth fighter crashes for the first time

This first-ever crash of an F-35 Joint Strike Fighter comes only one day after a U.S. Marine F-35B flew its first operational combat mission over Afghanistan . The crash comes one day after another F...

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Republican Leaders Agree to FBI Investigation of Kavanaugh Allegations

Republican Leaders Agree to FBI Investigation of Kavanaugh Allegations

Flake's move came a day after an extraordinary hearing in which university professor Christine Blasey Ford detailed her sexual assault allegation against Kavanaugh. Democrats have been calling for...

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Senate Judiciary Committee Votes On Brett Kavanaugh's Supreme Court Nomination

Senator Orrin Hatch of Utah, another top GOP backer of Kavanaugh, told reporters he thought an FBI investigation was "overkill" but that he was ok with the idea. 27, 2018 in Washington. Kavanaugh ha...

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'Unethical Sham': Lindsay Graham Unleashes Fury on Democrats During Kavanaugh Hearing

'Unethical Sham': Lindsay Graham Unleashes Fury on Democrats During Kavanaugh Hearing

When his turn arrived to question Brett Kavanaugh , Senator Graham instead stared across the long table at the Judiciary Committee's Democrats and, well, unloaded. "I did meet with Senator Feinst...

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President Trump holds rare solo news conference

President Trump holds rare solo news conference

Within moments of the eight-hour proceedings concluding, Trump tweeted his approval of Kavanaugh's performance and called on the Senate to move swiftly to a vote. "I love Canada by the way, I have fri...

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Iranian mayor apologises over billboard showing Israeli troops

Iranian mayor apologises over billboard showing Israeli troops

The banner was pulled down from the southwestern city on Wednesday night and the mayor issued an apology the next day. An Iranian mayor apologised for a billboard in his city that mistakenly feature...

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Dutch Police Arrest Seven Men Suspected of Plotting Terror Attack

Dutch Police Arrest Seven Men Suspected of Plotting Terror Attack

The men were attempting to obtain AK-47s, hand grenades and materials to make their own bomb. The seven men planned "an attack on a large event in the Netherlands" with the intention of creating a "...

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Chrome 70 To Provide Option To Disable Automatic Sign

Chrome 70 To Provide Option To Disable Automatic Sign

Despite, critics said that the update was executed poorly (Because it initially logged users into the systematic record in Google Chrome without their permission), could refuse people into unw...

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Google adds new search featers to Android Messenges

Google adds new search featers to Android Messenges

A basic search is already available in Android Messages , but Google is adding a revamped search that allows you to better narrow down your search to find what you're looking for faster. Sometimes it...

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