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Author: 0 Floods in Jordan kill 12, force tourists to flee Petra

Flash floods killed 11 people in Jordan and forced almost 4,000 tourists to flee the famed ancient desert city of Petra, emergency services said on Saturday (Nov 10). Authorities evacuated 3,762 tourists from the ancient city of Petra, an archeological site and key tourist destination in southern Jordan, amid the bad weather, Ghneimat said.

Global News Bombs target Somali hotel and police in Mogadishu
Author: 0 Bombs target Somali hotel and police in Mogadishu

A series of auto bombings killed at least 18 people and injured 45 in the Somali capital of Mogadishu on Friday, Police Capt.Daahir Kulane said. Then, about 20 minutes later, a third explosion from a bomb placed in a three-wheeled "tuk-tuk" vehicle near the hotel hit the busy street, witnesses said.

Global News Respect our choices, China's Xi says ahead of Trump G20 meeting
Author: 0 Respect our choices, China's Xi says ahead of Trump G20 meeting

Pompeo said in a joint press conference following the two-day dialogue that, despite differences on a wide range of issues, there remain areas for cooperation, including on North Korea. Navy considered unsafe. But just as he was speaking, a top advisor to Trump, Peter Navarro, vowed to press China hard on trade. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said the talks were "candid" but that the two militaries looked to improve communication and avoid "miscalculation" at sea.

Global News FM: Turkey has not revealed all the evidence on Khashoggi’s death
Author: 0 FM: Turkey has not revealed all the evidence on Khashoggi’s death

Turkey has shared a recording of Jamal Khashoggi's murder with Britain, France, Germany, the U.S. and Saudi Arabia , according to President Tayyip Erdogan . Riyadh said that 18 people had been arrested due to their suspected involvement in the incident, and that they would be put on trial in Saudi Arabia.

Global News Northern California Wildfire Killed Five People in Vehicles
Author: 0 Northern California Wildfire Killed Five People in Vehicles

The fast-moving Hill fires started near the community of Thousand Oaks, which was in the midst of grappling with the Wednesday night shooting that killed 12 at the Borderline nightclub. Paradise is popular with retirees, and has a population of about 27,000. Also burning farther west in Ventura County was the Hill Fire, which fire officials said burned almost 4,050 hectares by Thursday night.

Global News Trudeau apologizes for Canada's 1939 refusal of ship of Jewish refugees
Author: 0 Trudeau apologizes for Canada's 1939 refusal of ship of Jewish refugees

A couple of hours earlier, Trudeau formally apologized in the House of Commons for the federal government's refusal in 1939 to give asylum to 907 Jewish passengers aboard a German ocean liner, the MS St. "We let antisemitism take hold in our communities and become our official policy", Trudeau said. The Canadian prime minister said the Liberal government of the day was then "unmoved by the plight" of the refugees.

Global News Northern California Wildfire Nearly Quadruples in Size
Author: 0 Northern California Wildfire Nearly Quadruples in Size

At least two bodies were discovered in the Woolsey Fire burn area in Southern California on Friday as wildfires continued to rage across the state, the Los Angeles County coroner's office said. I woke up all my neighbors, got them out of bed. At this point, firefighters are trying to save lives and not property, which should tell you all you need to know about how risky the situation is.

Global News Sri Lanka president dissolves parliament in bid to end power struggle
Author: 0 Sri Lanka president dissolves parliament in bid to end power struggle

President Sirisena has failed to persuade the parliament to support his ouster of his one-time ally Wickramasinghe. Worldwide concern has grown over the mounting turmoil, with Wickremesinghe refusing to leave the premier's official residence while the president also suspended parliament to head off any revolt against his action.

Global News Media Responds To Jim Acosta's White House Credentials Being Pulled
Author: 0 Media Responds To Jim Acosta's White House Credentials Being Pulled

We will not tolerate the inappropriate behavior clearly documented in this video. The video proved otherwise. Acosta and CNN responded by refuting the claim that he placed his hands on the staffer, using photo evidence as proof. Ryan became a CNN contributor previous year. Phillip asked Trump whether he wanted Matt Whitaker, the newly-appointed acting attorney general, to rein in Special Counsel Robert Mueller .

Global News Why the midterm results could actually be good news for Trump
Author: 0 Why the midterm results could actually be good news for Trump

The results of yesterday's midterm elections revealed a paradox in the political persona of Donald Trump . The president was entitled to a partial victory lap. Momentum appeared quickly after polls closed at 7 p.m.in several states and a Virginia congressional district switched from GOP control to Democratic, the first of three gains in the Old Dominion.

Global News PG&E says it had transmission line problem near site of Camp Fire
Author: 0 PG&E says it had transmission line problem near site of Camp Fire

At the moment the fire is in Butte county, powering through Paradise City and under watch from the Paradise Police Department. The Hill Fire in Ventura County torched 10,000 acres in six hours Thursday. On Friday morning, gruesomely burned cars littered the side of the road . The Concow School sent its 60 students home, but many faculty members are anxious about their homes, said Golden Feather Union Elementary School District Superintendent Josh Peete.

Global News Donald Trump hits back at Emmanuel Macron for European army proposal
Author: 0 Donald Trump hits back at Emmanuel Macron for European army proposal

The relationship between Trump and Macron, once described as a "bromance", has long since soured amid the USA imposing steep tariffs on EU imports and threatening European businesses with secondary sanctions for dealing with Iran. "Very insulting", Trump said in a tweet . The tour was commemorating a century since the end of World War I, in which 116,000 Americans fell while defending Europe.

Global News Fly Jamaica flight overshoots runway at Guyana airport
Author: 0 Fly Jamaica flight overshoots runway at Guyana airport

Six persons were injured and rushed to Diamond Regional Hospital. After encountering hydraulical problems, the pilots chose to return to Georgetown Cheddi Jagan International Airport approximately 45 minutes after takeoff. All Canadian passengers aboard a Toronto-bound flight with a mechanical problem escaped injury when their plane skidded off the runway at Guyana's main global airport, federal officials said Friday.

Global News Florida braces for recounts in governor, Senate races
Author: 0 Florida braces for recounts in governor, Senate races

As ballots in the gubernatorial and Senate races head to a recount , Scott sued Bucher Thursday night for refusing to allow official party and campaign representatives into the ballot counting area, and having staff members determine a voter's intent without review by the county canvassing board.

Global News Imelda Marcos to appeal Sandiganbayan verdict
Author: 0 Imelda Marcos to appeal Sandiganbayan verdict

The court barred Marcos from holding public office as part of the sentence. "He (Lazaro) is presently studying the decision and has advised us that he intends to file a motion for reconsideration", Marcos said. In 2003, the Swiss court ordered the money to be returned to the Philippine government, after the Philippine Supreme Court rendered a decision that Ferdinand and Imelda's joint lawful income between 1965 to 1986 totalled just USD$304,000 and anything beyond that had been stolen.

Global News These 4 black women made history in the 2018 US midterm elections
Author: 0 These 4 black women made history in the 2018 US midterm elections

That's a margin of.22 percent. That's 0.44 percent of the vote total, well below the 0.50 percent difference threshold, now 41,048 votes, triggering a mandatory machine recount of the governor's election. After the news broke that a potentially pivotal number of ballots remain uncounted, Gillum's campaign released a statement that said the mayor "operated with the best information available" when he conceded, but will now be "monitoring the situation closely".

Author: 0 "Would Never Forgive Trump", Writes Michelle Obama In Memoir

Obama also said her body "buzzed with fury" after hearing the "Access Hollywood" tape on which Trump bragged about being able to grab women with impunity. She agonised over what she feared was a cartoonish, racist image. She remembered being labelled "angry" and - by the Fox network - "Obama's Baby Mama".

Global News Greek-American among victims of California bar shooting
Author: 0 Greek-American among victims of California bar shooting

They had chairs and threw them out the window, and they were able to take me and my girlfriend out the window and carried us out here. He said he thought their injuries were minor, and that majority were likely injured as they escaped, some by breaking windows.

Global News PM Imran briefs cabinet about China visit, agreements and MoUs signed
Author: 0 PM Imran briefs cabinet about China visit, agreements and MoUs signed

Apprising the federal cabinet of his recent visit to China, the prime minister said Pakistan and China had never signed such pacts which were done during his official visit. "It appears that both countries are engaged in negotiations on a financial assistance package, including the import of more Pakistani goods, which would obviate the need for the International Monetary Fund bailout, at least for the time being", he said.

Global News Malfunctioning Heater Triggered Reports of Active Shooter at North Carolina High School
Author: 0 Malfunctioning Heater Triggered Reports of Active Shooter at North Carolina High School

Police said there are now no reports of injuries. Pender County Sheriff's Office said officers are on the scene to investigate "reports of an active shooter" at Topsail High School in the town of Hampstead. "Pender County Schools is thankful everyone is safe and thanks local emergency services for its immediate response", the district said. He said deputies did find an HVAC unit that was malfunctioning and making sounds similar to gunshots.

Global News Man shot by police after stabbing spree in Melbourne city center
Author: 0 Man shot by police after stabbing spree in Melbourne city center

However, a few people weren't impressed, saying his actions could have made things more hard for the police who were trying to apprehend him. Most sat in three rows of chairs, before being called to one of six tables set up by police. Two others remain in hospital. Two are being treated for their injuries. Police confirmed one person had been killed, while two others were in hospital.

Global News Residents flee as Camp Fire tears through California towns
Author: 0 Residents flee as Camp Fire tears through California towns

He estimated the Camp Fire burned a couple of thousand structures to the ground in the town of 27,000 people, about 180 miles northeast of San Francisco. The fire was reported shortly after daybreak in a rural area. Emergency crews were working to help people evacuate there, he said. Officials have put most of Northern California is under a Red Flag Warning, which means "extreme fire behaviour" can occur within 24 hours.

Global News Tanker collides with Norwegian frigate
Author: 0 Tanker collides with Norwegian frigate

The 137 people on board the KNM Helge Ingstad frigate, which was returning from NATO's Trident Juncture exercises, have been evacuated after the collision with the Sola TS tanker, the army said. Norway's Accident Investigation Board are trying to establish what exactly happened to trigger the crash. The Sture oil terminal and the Kollsnes gas processing plant were shut down as a precautionary measure.

Global News Trump administration moves forward with asylum restrictions
Author: 0 Trump administration moves forward with asylum restrictions

As of Thursday, there are more than 5,600 USA troops deployed to the border mission, with about 550 actually working on the border in Texas. The rule 'would bar such aliens from eligibility for asylum and thereby channel inadmissible aliens to ports of entry, where they would be processed in a controlled, orderly, and lawful manner'.

Global News Tens of thousands flee fast-moving Northern California fire
Author: 0 Tens of thousands flee fast-moving Northern California fire

He was wrong. It was the flush of the Camp Fire around the town that made him panic: "I was waving down people just anyone on the road just help me because i didn't have a vehicle or nothing". Officials were sending as many firefighters as they could, Cal Fire spokesperson Rick Carhart said. This photo taken from video provided by CBS2/KCAL9 shows a wildfire burning in Camarillo.

Global News Local rallies planned to protest Trump's attorney general decision
Author: 0 Local rallies planned to protest Trump's attorney general decision

Spats between Trump and journalists can sometimes seem circus-like, but critics say the president's hot temper illustrates his deeper disdain for Washington norms - and allegedly for the law. Recent acting and permanent attorneys general have been longtime government lawyers or high-ranking politicians with more experience navigating Washington than Whitaker.

Global News Multiple fatalities in shooting at a Californian bar
Author: 0 Multiple fatalities in shooting at a Californian bar

Ron Helus , who had worked in law enforcement for 29 years, had planned to retire in the coming year, Dean said , noting that the two were friends who often worked out together. When the gunman ran out of bullets and had to reload, Wennerstrom said he knew he had a moment to act. Many more people had minor injuries, including some that came from their attempt to flee, Dean said.

Global News Chris Christie Being Considered For Attorney General
Author: 0 Chris Christie Being Considered For Attorney General

Goodlatte's office was not immediately available for comment. Sessions departs as the nation's top law enforcement officer while Special Counsel Robert Mueller , operating under the auspices of the Justice Department, pursues a wide-ranging Russian Federation investigation that already has yielded a series of criminal charges against several of Trump's associates and has dogged his presidency.

Global News Chris Christie Being Considered To Replace Jeff Sessions As Attorney General
Author: 0 Chris Christie Being Considered To Replace Jeff Sessions As Attorney General

The bill has been reported out by the Senate Judiciary Committee and King has previously voiced his backing of the bill on Twitter . House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi called it a "blatant attempt" to undermine the Russian Federation probe, while Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer tweeted that "clearly, the president has something to hide".

Global News At least 12 killed at California bar shooting
Author: 0 At least 12 killed at California bar shooting

At 10:00 a.m. Thursday, Helus' body will be transported via motorcade from Los Robles Hospital to westbound Janss Road. But Sheriff Dean has since said that the gunman died at the scene. Numerous patrons were local students from nearby California Lutheran University , ages 19 to 25, attending "College Country Night". A witness told ABC Los Angeles station KABC-TV that he saw a security guard get shot, adding that the gunman appeared to use "a big handgun" and smoke grenades.

Global News CNN's Acosta denied entry to White House following aggressive Trump press-conference
Author: 0 CNN's Acosta denied entry to White House following aggressive Trump press-conference

During the news conference, President Trump said Republicans "defied history" to make Senate gains in the USA midterms. "They can play that game, but we can play better because we have a thing called the United States Senate, and a lot of questionable things were done between leaks of classified information and many other elements that should not have taken place", Trump said during the almost 90-minute session with reporters in the White House East Room.

Global News Man Sues To Lower His Age, Citing Gender-Changing Laws
Author: 0 Man Sues To Lower His Age, Citing Gender-Changing Laws

My biological age is 45. He said he is discriminated against because of his age, and that he encounters problems in society on a daily basis. Furthermore, he argued that doctors have assessed that he has the body of a 45-year-old. "I feel much younger than my real age", he added, "as do a lot of people". "Who were your parents looking after then? Who was that little boy back then?", the judge asked rhetorically, according to The Telegraph .

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