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Trump and Republicans set to determine biological definition of gender at birth

Trump and Republicans set to determine biological definition of gender at birth

WASHINGTON-LGBTQ leaders across the US reacted with fury Monday to a report that the Trump administration is considering an adoption of a new definition of gender that would effectively deny federal...

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Vigil planned for missing Wisconsin teen, unseen for a week

Vigil planned for missing Wisconsin teen, unseen for a week

Jayme, said police, disappeared after the shooting and is considered to be in danger and not a runaway. A missing 13-year-old girl whose parents were found shot to death in their Barron, Wis. Thos...

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Brexit might take longer than planned

Brexit might take longer than planned

Brussels has demanded the backstop is necessary to protect Northern Ireland from a hard border if negotiations for a future relationship with the 28-nation bloc break down. The lack of progress sc...

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Americans, 1 Tour Guide Killed in Costa Rican Raft Accident

Americans, 1 Tour Guide Killed in Costa Rican Raft Accident

Rafting is hugely popular with tourists in Costa Rica, which is now in its wet season, causing waterways to flood. The local guide, Kevin Thompson Reid, was also killed. Costa Rica has experienced h...

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35 lives, $1.3 billion in timber lost to Michael

35 lives, $1.3 billion in timber lost to Michael

According to the GoFundMe page "by donating, you can be confident 100% of proceeds will go back into the communities devastated by Hurricane Michael". The damage from hurricane Michael, the authoritie...

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Trump Calls Migrant Caravan a National Emergency

Trump Calls Migrant Caravan a National Emergency

The Trump administration proposed steep cuts in aid to Latin America and the Caribbean in its very first budget - ranging from 20 to 40 per cent for most countries - but Congress rejected the plan, ke...

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Trump Openly Celebrates the Assault of a Journalist While Campaigning in Montana

Trump Openly Celebrates the Assault of a Journalist While Campaigning in Montana

Gianforte admitted a misdemeanour assault charge in June 2017 and said in an apology letter that he alone was responsible for the attack. After the incident, Gianforte was charged with misdemeanor as...

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Statement from DCPI on Body Worn Camera Issue

Statement from DCPI on Body Worn Camera Issue

O'Neill suspended the use of some bodycam devices "effective immediately" after one of the city's cameras exploded over the weekend. Officials said Sunday that use of 2,990 Vievu-brand LE-5 cameras ...

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Several powerful earthquakes strike off the shore of Canada

Several powerful earthquakes strike off the shore of Canada

CBC reports that the three large quakes were unusual since it was not within the Cascadia Subduction Zone (where the Juan de Fuca and North American plates interact). It had a depth of 6 miles. Ca...

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Poland’s eurosceptic ruling party makes modest gains in regional election

Poland’s eurosceptic ruling party makes modest gains in regional election

Poland's ruling Law and Justice (PiS) party was poised to make big electoral gains on Sunday as an exit poll put the euroskeptic conservatives ahead of the opposition in regional elections across the...

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USC to pay $215m over gynaecologist sex abuse claims

USC to pay $215m over gynaecologist sex abuse claims

The agreement will provide compensation ranging from $2,500 up to $250,000 to women who have claimed abuse by Dr. George Tyndall between 1988 and 2016, USC Interim President Wanda Austin said in a st...

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Mexico Slowly Processes Caravan Migrants at Guatemala Border

Mexico Slowly Processes Caravan Migrants at Guatemala Border

Seeking to maintain order after a chaotic Friday in which thousands rushed across the border bridge only to be halted by a phalanx of officers in riot gear, authorities began handing out numbers for p...

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Four earthquakes strike off Canada's west coast

British Columbia is located on the Pacific Ring of Fire , an active seismic zone where thousands of mostly small earthquakes are recorded annually by sensors in the province. However, some have re...

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Thousands in London march for vote on Brexit terms

Thousands in London march for vote on Brexit terms

Campaigners for a second Brexit referendum are hoping to harness the energy demonstrated by Saturday's 700,000-strong march in London to lobby MPs in the run-up to a crucial Commons vote. "Vot...

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Result aside, the Wentworth vote is a disaster for the Liberal Party

Result aside, the Wentworth vote is a disaster for the Liberal Party

With parliament sitting this week Centre Alliance crossbencher Rebekha Sharkie said she and independent Cathy McGowan would seek a meeting with Morrison on Monday to discuss issues - including the ins...

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Theresa May to tell MPs Brexit deal is '95 per cent complete'

Theresa May to tell MPs Brexit deal is '95 per cent complete'

It comes as Mrs May faces a renewed threat to her leadership, and a potential Commons rebellion on Wednesday that could derail her plans for resolving the Northern Ireland border issue, which is seen ...

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Hurricane Willa a Category 4 storm in Pacific off Mexico

Hurricane Willa a Category 4 storm in Pacific off Mexico

Willa was about 225 miles (365 kilometers) south-southwest of Cabo Corrientes with maximum sustained winds of 140 mph (220 kph). A Hurricane Watch is in effect for San Blas to Mazatlan meaning tropi...

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German Chancellor Merkel Throws Future Military Sales to Saudi Arabia Into Doubt

German Chancellor Merkel Throws Future Military Sales to Saudi Arabia Into Doubt

US President Donald Trump said he found the explanation credible despite continued scepticism from some US lawmakers, including Republicans. The Saudi official presented what he said were internal...

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President Trump says Democratic Gubernatorial candidate Andrew Gillum will 'destroy Florida'

President Trump says Democratic Gubernatorial candidate Andrew Gillum will 'destroy Florida'

Scott is running against Senator Bill Nelson for a seat in the Senate. Calling Gillum incompetent, he again praised DeSantis, saying he will build on Scott's success. "This poll is as amusing as it is...

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Saudi official provides yet another version of Khashoggi's death

Saudi official provides yet another version of Khashoggi's death

The official Saudi Press Agency (SPA) said on Sunday that the Monarch, Salman bin Abdulaziz, and his son, Mohammed bin Salman, telephoned Salah Jamal Khashoggi to express their condolences, report...

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Israel steps up armoured deployment on Gaza border

Israel steps up armoured deployment on Gaza border

In a statement, the human rights organisation urged the Israeli government "to rein in its armed forces, which have routinely used unnecessary or excessive force during Gaza's weekly 'Great March of ...

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Trump accuses Saudis of 'lies' over Khashoggi killing

Trump accuses Saudis of 'lies' over Khashoggi killing

The holding company that includes one of the world's pre-eminent talent agencies, William Morris Endeavor, has been working to determine how it might sever ties with the Public Investment Fund of Saud...

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Thomas Markle addresses daughter Meghan's pregnancy

Thomas Markle addresses daughter Meghan's pregnancy

Prince Harry's inspiration to create the games for wounded and ill veterans and serving military personnel came from his decade-long service with the British Army. They were presented to him by disab...

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Trump Administration Moves to Exclude Transgender People from Civil Rights Protections

Trump Administration Moves to Exclude Transgender People from Civil Rights Protections

Civil rights organizations and members of the LGBTQ community are stunned and furious about a reported Trump administration plan to severely narrow the legal definition of gender. view of the worl...

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Man ‘Stoned To Death’ By Monkeys in UP; Family Wants FIR

Man ‘Stoned To Death’ By Monkeys in UP; Family Wants FIR

The 70-year-old victim, in turn, took blows to his head and chest and fell on the ground after sustaining severe injuries. Now, his brother is adamant to file a First Information Report (FIR) against ...

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Meghan's tour schedule relaxed, with her pregnancy reportedly 'taking its toll'

Meghan's tour schedule relaxed, with her pregnancy reportedly 'taking its toll'

It's understood the Duchess has not been suffering morning sickness but has been exhausted after a gruelling schedule of back-to-back official engagements. The source added: "We have to try to pace he...

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6 shot near Florida stadium, appears gang-related

6 shot near Florida stadium, appears gang-related

The incident was blocks from TIAA Bank Field, where the Jacksonville Jaguars were playing the Houston Texans. Three people are in critical condition after the shooting, police said, according to t...

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Apple pens date for expected Mac updates

Apple pens date for expected Mac updates

As first reported by Neil Cybart, Apple has announced a media event for October 30 , 2018 at 10:00 am Eastern. Check them out here. Furthermore, it's suggested that this forthcoming event will ...

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Pokemon: Let’s Go Pikachu and Eeevee players can challenge Master Trainers

Pokemon: Let’s Go Pikachu and Eeevee players can challenge Master Trainers

For those that were anxious that Pokemon Let's Go Pikachu and Let's Go Eevee would be a baby game for Pokemon beginners, then don't worry. There will a Master Trainer for every Pokemon species...

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Train kills at least 60 people watching fireworks in India during festival

Train kills at least 60 people watching fireworks in India during festival

Following the accident , people rushed to the site and shouted at railway officials. Another witness said the victims did not realise that a train was coming because the fireworks were too loud. ...

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