• Australian Deputy PM, 5 parliamentarian disqualified over dual nationality
Australian Deputy PM, 5 parliamentarian disqualified over dual nationality

The four disqualified senators will now be replaced in parliament by other members of their parties. The fate of Deputy Prime Minister Barnaby Joyce is most crucial to the government in an unprecedented political crisis. Of the 44 referendums Australia has held since 1901, only eight have been carried, and none since 1977. The lawmakers rec...

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  • Women & Dogs Rescued From Pacific After Five-Month Yacht Ordeal
Women & Dogs Rescued From Pacific After Five-Month Yacht Ordeal

The women and their dogs were rescued after a fishing boat alerted the U.S. authorities. They were rescued on Wednesday in the western Pacific 900 miles southeast of Japan - almost 5,000 miles from their intended destination. An ecstatic woman greeted them and blew kisses, while the two dogs, Zeus and Valentine, wearing bright, yellow life ja...

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  • Teal Pumpkin Project brings Halloween to kids with food allergies
Teal Pumpkin Project brings Halloween to kids with food allergies

Louis to trick or treat on her neighborhood's teal-covered street. Those who know what this non-traditionally colored pumpkin means will know that it is safe for their kids with allergies to trick-or-treat at that home. Food Allergy Research & Education ( FARE ) works on behalf of the 15 million Americans with food allergies, including all those at...

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  • Zinke denies any connection to contract
Zinke denies any connection to contract

On Friday, Representative Raul Grijalva, the senior Democrat on Bishop's panel, and Representative Peter DeFazio, the ranking Democrat on the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, asked the Department of Homeland Security's inspector general to investigate how the contract was executed as well as its terms.

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  • Swaraj seeks probe into Sherin's adoption
Swaraj seeks probe into Sherin's adoption

Mathews has been placed on suicide watch in an isolated cell within the facility. Although Wesley is now charged for felony injury to the child and the United States police has not slapped murder charges on him, Sushma Swaraj went on to say that Sherin was killed by her foster father.

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  • Fees To Enter Popular National Parks Would Skyrocket Under Interior Department Plan
Fees To Enter Popular National Parks Would Skyrocket Under Interior Department Plan

It also is signed by Democratic Sens. The National Park Service is accepting public comments on the proposal until November 23rd. "Americans already own these parks and they shouldn't have to empty their wallets to enjoy them", Tester told the Flathead Beacon .

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  • Government Welcomes Coffin Case Sentencing
Government Welcomes Coffin Case Sentencing

Jackson was sentenced to 14 years while Oosthuizen was jailed for 11 years. Communications Minister Mmamoloko Kubayi-Ngubane said government is pleased with the sentence that was given by Judge Segopotje Sheila Mphahlele. The men were arrested after a video, in which they are seen forcing Victor Mlotshwa into a coffin and threatening to set him...

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  • Trump greets kids in Oval Office for early Halloween treats
Trump greets kids in Oval Office for early Halloween treats

The White House asked for the information on surviving family members so Trump could make sure to all of them, according to Roll Call. Trump said he bets that the kids "get treated better by the press than anyone in the world". Trump asked one young girl. That's the good news. "These are handsome, wonderful children", he said, turning to the ki...

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  • High school girls' golfer defeats every boy, denied trophy by odd rule
High school girls' golfer defeats every boy, denied trophy by odd rule

Nash fired an 3-over 75 at Blissful Meadows, besting Nico Ciolino of AMSA Charter School by four strokes. It has been confirmed that Nash played from the boys' tees, confusing this even more. Kevin Riordan, director for the Central Mass. Division 3 boys" golf tournament, called Ciolino's gesture a "classy act' and said he plans to personally purc...

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  • U.S. passports have weakened under Trump
U.S. passports have weakened under Trump

People who hold a USA passport will have more global travel restrictions than ever - and it's all thanks to Trump, say finance firm Arton Capital. Germany and Sweden ranked second and third, with a score of 158 and 157, respectively. "While Singapore quietly climbed the ranks, the US passport has fallen down since President Donald Trump took offi...

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  • Girl with cerebral palsy faces deportation right after emergency surgery
Girl with cerebral palsy faces deportation right after emergency surgery

Hernandez was accompanied by a cousin who is a United States citizen, according to Leticia Gonzalez, a lawyer for the girl's family. The girl's mother and immigration advocates confirmed that immigration agents Wednesday night took Hernandez to a San Antonio facility that houses immigrant children who arrive alone in the U.S.

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  • Saudi Arabia becomes first country to grant a robot citizenship
Saudi Arabia becomes first country to grant a robot citizenship

Exactly one month ago, Saudi Arabia lost the distinction of being the only country in the world that banned women from driving. This desert nation with more money than caution and a taste for the futuristic was bound to explore the odd possibilities of new technologies.

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  • Forecasters watching area of disturbed weather in Caribbean
Forecasters watching area of disturbed weather in Caribbean

Hurricane season continues through November 30. Tropical storm warnings have been issued for the Cuban provinces of Isla de la Juventud, La Habana, Ciudad de la Habana, Matanzas, Cienfuegos, and Villa Clara and for the northwestern Bahamas.

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  • Taxes Keep GOP Together
Taxes Keep GOP Together

The resolution, which passed along party lines 216 to 212, is widely acknowledged among lawmakers to be merely a vehicle for passing tax reform under terms favorable to Trump's party, as it contains special language that allows a tax plan to pass the Senate with a simple majority.

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  • New Consumer Law soon , says Modi
New Consumer Law soon , says Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday said the government was in the process of enacting stringent legislation aimed at protecting consumers along with setting up a Consumer Protection Authority (CPA). Speaking on advantages of GST, he said, "We have recently implemented GST". He said, "This conference is important because it seeks to discuss ...

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  • County DA Thomas Spota, aide indicted by federal grand jury
County DA Thomas Spota, aide indicted by federal grand jury

Suffolk County District Attorney Thomas Spota and his top corruption prosecutor were indicted Wednesday for allegedly trying to cover up the ex-police chief's beating of a suspect five years ago, federal authorities said. As part of the bail conditions, Spota and McPartland, 51, are forbidden from speaking with each other at work unless a third per...

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  • Swiss Couple attack: All five accused arrested, says UP Home Secretary
Swiss Couple attack: All five accused arrested, says UP Home Secretary

He and his girlfriend Marie Droxz, both 24, had come from Lausanne in Switzerland on September 30 for a visit to Agra. He added that Droz, who has a fracture in her arm, has been discharged, but at present is with her friend. External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj sought a report from the State government and directed officials of the MEA to...

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  • Bush Sr apologises again, after another report of sexual assault
Bush Sr apologises again, after another report of sexual assault

Grolnick went on to tell Deadspin that other actors warned her about George's "reputation" for groping during photos. To try to put people at ease, the president always tells the same joke - and on occasion, he has patted women's rears in what he meant to be a good-natured manner.

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  • Chechen leader slams reports of 'Kadyrov's trace' in Ukrainian MP assassination attempt
Chechen leader slams reports of 'Kadyrov's trace' in Ukrainian MP assassination attempt

Ihor Mosiychuk, a Ukrainian lawmaker, was wounded in the explosion in Kiev that killed two people. A criminal investigation has been launched into "setting up a terror group or a terror organization". The second victim was a chance passer-by, according to an assistant to Radical Party leader Oleh Lyashko, Yuriy Fedun, writing on Facebook, UNIA...

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  • NY governor headed back to hurricane-ravaged Puerto Rico
NY governor headed back to hurricane-ravaged Puerto Rico

Still. A month after Hurricane Maria smashed through the island, wiping out its vulnerable electric grid, only 20 percent of residents have power. The US House of Representatives Natural Resources Committee is scrutinising the deal between Whitefish Energy and Puerto Rico's power authority, known as Prepa.

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