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Global News Mueller refers plot to make false claims about him to FBI
Author: 0 Mueller refers plot to make false claims about him to FBI

The woman, who had previously worked for Mueller as a paralegal in the 1970s, said she had been approached by a man "with a British accent" making the offer on Burkman's behalf. In the email, the woman alleges that a man acting on behalf of Jack Burkman offered to pay her up to $64,000 to " make accusations of sexual misconduct and workplace harassment against Robert Mueller ".

Global News Gunman who killed 11 in USA synagogue likely acted alone
Author: 0 Gunman who killed 11 in USA synagogue likely acted alone

He had an AR-15 semi-automatic rifle, as well as three handguns. He said: "If they had protection inside, the results would have been far better...maybe it could have been a much different situation". President Donald Trump , speaking at a campaign rally in IL late Saturday, solemnly denounced the attack, saying: "The scourge of anti-Semitism can not be ignored, can not be tolerated and can not be allowed to continue".

Global News Trump loads up on rallies before Election Day
Author: 0 Trump loads up on rallies before Election Day

McCaskill is a top target for Republicans seeking to expand the party's slim 51-49 edge in the U.S. Senate. Some studies have shown OH has an increasing dislike for the current commander in chief. "I'm proud and humbled to have President Obama, my friend and a true patriot, on the campaign trail here in Florida", Gillum said in a statement. While in the House, Trump's goal is to retain the majority even though with a reduced margin, in the Senate aims at increasing the tally as close as ...

Global News Notorious Boston Crime Boss Whitey Bulger Found Dead in Prison at 89
Author: 0 Notorious Boston Crime Boss Whitey Bulger Found Dead in Prison at 89

Bulger was moved to a West Virginia prison on Tuesday morning. A notorious gangster who murdered at least 11 people has been killed just hours after being moved to a new prison. Bulger's one-time henchman, Stephen "The Rifleman" Flemmi, testified during Weadick's trial that he had walked in on Weadick killing DiSarro, but hastily left.

Global News Canadian mother reunited with kidnapped son after 31 years
Author: 0 Canadian mother reunited with kidnapped son after 31 years

Jermaine, now 33, had grown up believing his mom was dead after his dad allegedly snatched him as a 2-year-old during a 1987 visitation in Canada and fled to the U.S., according to authorities. Banks says Toronto police also conducted investigations but could not find a connection to Canada and their "leads went cold". And just a few days ago, authorities told her they'd found him.

Global News Hillary Hasn't Given Up: 'I'd Like to Be President'
Author: 0 Hillary Hasn't Given Up: 'I'd Like to Be President'

Clinton ruled out a potential 2020 run past year, telling CBS News that she is "done with being a candidate". Perino added that each time Clinton waffles on a presidential bid, it "prevents someone from being able to emerge". "She clearly said she's not running". Philippe Reines, a Clinton aide, said it is "highly unlikely" that Clinton would run again, but that the chances are "not zero".

Global News China’s First Private Rocket Launch Fails
Author: 0 China’s First Private Rocket Launch Fails

LandSpace's representative stated that the company is working on the failures. It's also unclear what LandSpace will be doing in the wake of satellite launch attempt, but private companies are said to be playing a larger role in China's ambition to have a world-class space program.

Global News World leaders call for lasting ceasefire for Syria
Author: 0 World leaders call for lasting ceasefire for Syria

Erdogan, along with Russia's Vladimir Putin, France's Emmanuel Macron and German Chancellor Angela Merkel met to try and find a lasting solution to the Syrian conflict, in which more than 360,000 people have been killed since 2011. "It needs to be formed in order to prepare transparent elections monitored by the worldwide community", the French leader noted. He stressed the need to ensure the security of refugees wishing to return to their homeland.

Global News The candidates looking to succeed Merkel as CDU leader
Author: 0 The candidates looking to succeed Merkel as CDU leader

Merkel, who has headed the CDU for 18 years, had until now always indicated that she believed the posts of party leader and chancellor should be held by the same person. "Germany will become even more inward-looking in the near future - a trend we have seen since last year's general election already", Traugott said.

Global News Pittsburgh synagogue shooting suspect appears in court
Author: 0 Pittsburgh synagogue shooting suspect appears in court

The group "likes to bring invaders that kill our people", he wrote hours before the Pittsburgh massacre. "When people do this, they should get the death penalty". Democrats on Sunday said Trump's incendiary attacks on rivals have created fertile ground for those inclined toward extremism. Until he does so, Trump - who has announced his intent to visit Pittsburgh - is not welcome in the city, the letter said.

Global News County Clare Returns Michael D Higgins To The Aras
Author: 0 County Clare Returns Michael D Higgins To The Aras

In his acceptance speech, Mr Higgins said Ireland is at a time of transformation and the momentum of empathy, compassion, inclusion and solidarity must be recognised and celebrated. Media coverage had focused on the surge in support for independent businessman Peter Casey, who came second with 23 percent of the vote, up from 2 percent in an opinion poll just days earlier.

Global News Trump says media is 'Enemy' after shooting, bomb plot
Author: 0 Trump says media is 'Enemy' after shooting, bomb plot

A total of 11 persons were murdered. On Saturday, October 27, 2018, at 8:05 p.m. [00:05 GMT], U.S. Magistrate Judge Robert C. Mitchell signed a criminal complaint charging Robert Bowers of Baldwin, Pa., with 29 counts setting forth federal crimes of violence and firearms offenses.

Global News Get ready to turn your clocks back next weekend
Author: 0 Get ready to turn your clocks back next weekend

Since 2001, all Member States switch to "summer time" on the last Sunday of March and switch back to their "winter time" on the last Sunday of October. It was Coldplay singer Chris Martin's great-great-grandfather William Willett who popularised the idea back in 1907. But when do the clocks actually go back? But it can be hard to keep track of when and which direction the clocks change - and which way to adjust your watch! In the USA, daylight savings time starts on the second Sunday ...

Global News Man reportedly opens fire at Pittsburgh synagogue
Author: 0 Man reportedly opens fire at Pittsburgh synagogue

It was not immediately known how many people had been shot or killed. "It's a bad, awful thing what's going on with hate in our country frankly, and all over the world", Trump told reporters as he left for a series of campaign events in IN and IL.

Global News 1 student shot at North Carolina high school, police say
Author: 0 1 student shot at North Carolina high school, police say

No one else was injured. Neither the suspect nor the victim's names or ages were immediately released. Police believe the shooting at the school was an isolated incident and say there is no continued threat. "Our goal was to ensure that students could remain on campus and safe until such time that transportation arrangements could be made by families", Russ said in an email.

Global News Suspicious Package Addressed to CNN Intercepted At Atlanta Post Office
Author: 0 Suspicious Package Addressed to CNN Intercepted At Atlanta Post Office

Authorities did not immediately say who might be responsible for sending the most recent package to CNN , but law enforcement officials have said they believe the packages were staggered and more could be discovered. Read Zucker's statement on the suspicious package below. It was found Friday morning at a post office six blocks away. "All mail, at all CNN domestic bureaus, is being screened at offsite facilities as of last Wednesday, so this package would NOT have come directly to ...

Global News Angela Merkel 'to abandon key CDU party role'
Author: 0 Angela Merkel 'to abandon key CDU party role'

The two parties in power in Berlin, the chancellor's Christian Democratic Union and the center-left Social Democrats, lost 11 percentage points each in a high-stakes vote in Hesse on Sunday. That extends the decline of Germany's oldest political party, which has fallen behind the Greens and the far-right Alternative for Germany in some national polls .

Global News Two Women Found Bound Together In Hudson River ID'd As Missing Sisters
Author: 0 Two Women Found Bound Together In Hudson River ID'd As Missing Sisters

The bodies of two sisters have been found lying on rocks beside New York's Hudson River. Police said there were no obvious signs of trauma on the bodies, adding that they were both clothed. Tala Farea has been reported missing once August 24. EMS responded and pronounced the women dead at the scene. The alert said Tala might be with her sister.

Global News Bomb suspect was spinning records as Federal Bureau of Investigation closed in
Author: 0 Bomb suspect was spinning records as Federal Bureau of Investigation closed in

Friday night, Federal Bureau of Investigation agents questioned a person at a Broward County residence with a potential connection to Sayoc, but nothing came of the interview, according to law enforcement sources familiar with the probe. On Friday, bombs were found addressed to Senators Cory Booker and Kamala Harris, as well as former intelligence chief James Clapper. Brennan's went to the NY offices of CNN news network.

Global News What We Know About Robert Bowers, the Alleged Pittsburgh Synagogue Shooter
Author: 0 What We Know About Robert Bowers, the Alleged Pittsburgh Synagogue Shooter

Robert Bowers , 46, who has a history of posting anti-Semitic material online, has been charged with 29 criminal counts, including the violation of US civil rights laws in what federal prosecutors say was a hate crime. She said Rabinowitz died while trying to tend to the wounded, calling him a "voice of reason". There is no single source of anti-Semitism in the United States; it comes from radical leftists bent on destroying the Jewish state and right-wing nationalists who consider Jews to ...

Global News Lavrov Says Moscow Preparing Answers To U.S. Nuclear-Treaty Concerns
Author: 0 Lavrov Says Moscow Preparing Answers To U.S. Nuclear-Treaty Concerns

With U.S. withdrawing from the INF agreement, such talks are nowadays likely more far-away then ever before. U.S. President Donald Trump said on October 20 that Washington planned to quit the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces (INF) treaty which Mikhail Gorbachev, the last Soviet leader, and Ronald Reagan had signed in 1987.

Global News Prime Minister Shinzo Abe calls him one of his ‘most dependable friends’
Author: 0 Prime Minister Shinzo Abe calls him one of his ‘most dependable friends’

Japan is considered as a natural and indispensable partner for India in the economic, defence and technology fields. Abe said that he will work closely and firmly with PM Modi for a free and open Indo-Pacific region. These island bases lie northwest of the strategic Malacca Strait - a critical transit link between the Indian Ocean and the South China Sea. Besides, he will also address a Make-in-India event in Tokyo .

Global News Brazil elects far-right leader Jair Bolsonaro as president
Author: 0 Brazil elects far-right leader Jair Bolsonaro as president

In an ironic twist of fate, he was himself stabbed in the stomach at a campaign rally in September, by an attacker who said God had sent him to kill Mr Bolsonaro . Far-right congressman Jair Bolsonaro has taken a big lead in vote counting for Brazil's presidency with a majority of ballots tallied. Bolsonaro and his three oldest sons, who are also politicians, have hammered away at Brazil's main media organizations, accusing them of everything from telling outright lies about the ...

Global News Voting starts in Afghanistan's southern Kandahar amid tight security
Author: 0 Voting starts in Afghanistan's southern Kandahar amid tight security

Voters in Afghanistan's southern Kandahar province went to the polls Saturday in legislative elections postponed for a week after an attack killed the province's police chief . Abdul Raziq and also targeted the commander of U.S. and North Atlantic Treaty Organisation troops in Afghanistan , Gen. Scott Miller, who escaped unhurt.

Author: 0 Merkel facing calls to step down as CDU party leader

However, German media reported that Merkel had told a meeting of top brass in the Christian Democratic Union that she did intend to stay on as chancellor, a mandate set to run until 2021. Sunday's blow for Merkel's conservative Christian Democratic Union (CDU) and the Social Democrats (SPD) in Hesse was the latest state poll marred by the image of the right-left "grand coalition" government limping from crisis to crisis at a federal level.

Global News Mattis condemns Khashoggi killing, calls it security concern
Author: 0 Mattis condemns Khashoggi killing, calls it security concern

Cengiz broke down in tears a few times as she spoke about Khashoggi, whom she described as a "patriot". Details of Haspel's briefing to Trump on her Turkey visit, however, have not been published. Turkish police have been investigating the Khashoggi's murder. The remark was interpreted as a rare veiled criticism of France's closest European ally after German Chancellor Angela Merkel announced a freeze on arms sales to Riyadh over the dissident's murder inside the Saudi consulate in ...

Global News Jewish leaders to hold vigil in Madison after Pittsburgh synagogue shooting
Author: 0 Jewish leaders to hold vigil in Madison after Pittsburgh synagogue shooting

Three separate congregations were conducting Sabbath services in different areas of the large building, according to Michael Eisenberg, the immediate past president of the Tree of Life . Capital punishment is a legal penalty under the United States federal government criminal justice system. And Bowers repeatedly called them "invaders" on his Gab posts .

Global News Facebook Takes Down More Iranian Accounts Impersonating Americans
Author: 0 Facebook Takes Down More Iranian Accounts Impersonating Americans

Friday's announcement follows months of efforts by USA -based social media companies to scrub phony and provocative accounts from their platforms - and two weeks before the US midterm elections. Preventing Facebook from becoming a cesspool of false information has become a top priority for CEO Mark Zuckerberg, who initially considered claims that fake news on his social network had swayed the 2016 election to be "pretty insane".

Global News Five foods to safeguard yourself against smog and air pollution
Author: 0 Five foods to safeguard yourself against smog and air pollution

The Supreme Court-appointed Environment Pollution (Prevention and Control) Authority (EPCA), in a series of measures, suggested on Saturday that all construction activities involving excavation, civil construction, stone crushers, hot mix plants, that generate dust pollution in Delhi-NCR be stopped from November 1.

Global News Andrew Gillum on DeSantis: 'The racists believe he's a racist'
Author: 0 Andrew Gillum on DeSantis: 'The racists believe he's a racist'

The Florida gubernatorial candidate came under fire this week after it was revealed that he received a ticket to see " Hamilton " on Broadway from an undercover Federal Bureau of Investigation agent posing as a developer. Gillum maintained his innocence and argued that Republicans were attempting to reinforce "stereotypes about black men," by bringing up the accusations.

Global News Weather Authority: Heavy rain and wind
Author: 0 Weather Authority: Heavy rain and wind

Heavy rain is already spreading into the Carolinas, Georgia and Tennessee. Areas of heavy rain are moving across parts of the Southeast Friday afternoon and heading into the mid-Atlantic. Wind gusts may hit 60 miles per hour Saturday in eastern Long Island, Cape Cod and Massachusetts' islands. The Weather Channel says that some rain and wind will move up the East Coast on october 26 and early on october 27.

Global News Migrants nix offer to stay in Mexico, continue trek to US
Author: 0 Migrants nix offer to stay in Mexico, continue trek to US

The same obstacles that frustrate immigration enforcement generally will hinder efforts to stop the caravan , Nielsen said. "Well, again, this has little to do with it, if you take a look - if they had protection inside [the synagogue], the results would have been far better", he said .

Global News South Korea finds likely war remains during border demining
Author: 0 South Korea finds likely war remains during border demining

Military officials with the rank of general met in Tongilgak, a North Korean building located within the JSA, inside the Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) separating the Koreas . An Ik San after a meeting at the border village of Panmunjom, North Korea, Oct. 26, 2018. The agreement followed several hours of general-level military talks on the northern side of Panmunjom between 1000 and 1500 local time - the third of their kind this year.

Global News Arrest Made in Connection with Mailing of Suspicious Packages
Author: 0 Arrest Made in Connection with Mailing of Suspicious Packages

The tape on the pipe is "an investigator's dream", he said, recalling a case in Texas that was solved because the fibers on the tape were traced to the bomber's dog. Authorities acknowledged additional undelivered packages could still be in the mail. Spokeswoman Sarah Flores says a news conference is scheduled for later Friday.

Global News USA official says Putin invited to visit Washington next year
Author: 0 USA official says Putin invited to visit Washington next year

While Bolton did not state that the invitation was to the White House, the fact that the White House is inviting Mr. Putin to Washington D.C. pretty much confirms that this would in fact be an official White House visit. When asked about Russian interference in the 2016 election, he said he didn't "see any reason" why it would be Russia . It would be Putin's first trip to the USA since 2015 when he met with President Barack Obama.

Global News 14 kids wounded in knife attack at Chinese kindergarten
Author: 0 14 kids wounded in knife attack at Chinese kindergarten

Nearby residents said the kindergarten doesn't have any outdoor space for the children, and they have to use a local public park for their morning exercises. Such assaults have been blamed largely on the mentally ill or people bearing grudges. A vehicle crashed into a large crowd of people in Hengdong County, central China's Hunan Province on Wednesday evening, killing 11 and injuring a further 44.

Global News Suspicious package sent to senator, Federal Bureau of Investigation says
Author: 0 Suspicious package sent to senator, Federal Bureau of Investigation says

Cesar Altieri Sayoc, 56, of Aventura, also has a criminal record going back to 2002 that includes a year of probation for making a bomb threat , as well as grand theft and battery, The Miami Herald reported . "He was very angry and angry at the world, at blacks, Jews, gays", she said. All the people targeted by the suspicious packages have been maligned by right-wing critics.

Global News Meghan Markle Prince Harry rub noses in traditional NZ welcome
Author: 0 Meghan Markle Prince Harry rub noses in traditional NZ welcome

But it was the Duchess of Sussex who seemed dazzled during her lengthy chat with Daphne, repeatedly exclaiming "how sweet" before saying she hoped to introduce her to their "little one" next time they were in town. Prince Harry and other members of the Royal family have mastered the intimate greeting on several occasions, but this is not the first time for Meghan either.

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