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United Kingdom says Saudi-led coalition to allow Houthi medical evacuations from Yemen

United Kingdom says Saudi-led coalition to allow Houthi medical evacuations from Yemen

But four other port employees told AFP on condition of anonymity that a rebel commander, along with three of his guards, had been killed in Monday's bombing. The port's deputy director, Yahya Sharafeddine, said the main entrance to the docks had been "the target of air raids" but was fully functioning. Pro-government troops reached residential neighbourhoods in Hodeida Sunday, triggering fears for civilians who could be trapped in the city. Read More

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New Mueller indictments in Russian Federation investigation are imminent

New Mueller indictments in Russian Federation investigation are imminent

Jerome Corsi , a rightwing author and conspiracy theorist, has said he expects to be criminally indicted by Robert Mueller , the special counsel. New indictments from Special Counsel Robert Mueller's investigation of Russian interference in the 2016 US presidential election are expected as soon as Tuesday, CBS reports , citing multiple people with knowledge of the investigation. Read More

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North and South Korea begin destroying border guard posts

North and South Korea begin destroying border guard posts

Since the summit in Singapore, North Korea has forgone nuclear and missile tests, dismantled a missile test site and promised to also break up the country's main nuclear complex. Under an agreement made between their generals in late October, North and South Korea agreed to each remove 10 posts and preserve one on either side of the frontier. Read More

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Liam Hemsworth shares a photo of his wildfire-ravaged home

Liam Hemsworth shares a photo of his wildfire-ravaged home

Wednesday for the Woolsey Fire area in Los Angeles and Ventura counties with the exception of Malibu , where the Red Flag Warning was set to expire at 5 p.m Tuesday. As of Monday, it was about 30% contained. The Paradise Inn is seen ablaze during the fire's overtaking of the town. As of Sunday night, the fire had spread to 85,500 acres and was 15% contained. Read More

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Trump insults reporters, claims video of CNN's Jim Acosta wasn't altered

Trump insults reporters, claims video of CNN's Jim Acosta wasn't altered

The trip follows Tuesday's mid-term elections, which ended with Democrats taking power in the House of Representatives and Republicans keeping the majority in the Senate. Secret Service security credentials as a tool to punish a reporter with whom it has a hard relationship". A number of prominent journalism advocacy groups have come to Acosta's defense and called for an immediate restoration of his press pass. Read More

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Crowds Line Streets to Honor Officer Killed in California Bar Shooting

Crowds Line Streets to Honor Officer Killed in California Bar Shooting

Authorities have identified the suspect who killed 12 people at a country music bar in Thousand Oaks, Calif ., as 28-year-old Ian David Long . Sergeant Helus was taken to a local hospital where he died from his wounds. A witness told the station, "There were people in the middle dancing and just hanging out and having a good time " when "very, very loud gunshots" rang out inside. Read More

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Trump clashes with 'rude, terrible' CNN reporter

Trump clashes with 'rude, terrible' CNN reporter

Acosta began by challenging Trump's assertion that a caravan of Central American migrants making its way on foot through Mexico to the USA border represented an " invasion ". "They weren't actors", the president said. To PBS NewsHour's Yamiche Alcindor , who asked him about white nationalists emboldened by Trump labeling himself a "nationalist", Mr. Read More

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Children mowed down and killed in horror hit-run crash

Children mowed down and killed in horror hit-run crash

A relative of a girl who was not hurt in the crash said the children were fourth graders at Halmstad Elementary School in Chippewa Falls, 180 miles west of Green Bay. On Sunday night mourners at Halmstad Elementary School held a candlelit vigil to pay tribute to the girls. The pickup truck left the road and struck the Girl Scout troop in the ditch. Read More

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As US sanctions resume, Iran president warns of ‘war situation’

As US sanctions resume, Iran president warns of ‘war situation’

Iran reached an agreement with the six world powers including the USA and the European Union in 2015, which curtailed its nuclear programme in return for lifting of the worldwide economic sanctions. It is believed that the new sanctions will compel Tehran to renegotiate the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA). All of the other signatories, China, the European Union, France, Germany, Iran, Russia and the United Kingdom, have remained in the deal despite U.S. Read More

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Trump to address immigration 'crisis' in White House remarks

Trump to address immigration 'crisis' in White House remarks

U.S. Secretary of State Michael Pompeo said October 19 that four Mexican police officers were injured in a standoff at the Mexican border, in which an undetermined number of migrants were also injured, according to CNN . But the mass shooting at a Pittsburgh synagogue and pipe-bomb mailings to prominent Democrat politicians and their supporters commandeered the news cycle over the past two weeks. Read More

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Synagogue suspect indicted on 44 counts

Synagogue suspect indicted on 44 counts

President Donald Trump on Wednesday said he and first lady Melania Trump "were treated very nicely" during their Tuesday visit to Pittsburgh to pay their respects to victims of this weekend's anti-Semitic shooting . But another Squirrel Hill resident, Shayna Marcus, a Jewish 34-year-old nurse and Trump supporter who hoped to catch sight of the presidential motorcade, said: "I don't think focusing on Trump is the answer, or on politics". Read More

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'Never give up': Mother reunited with son allegedly abducted in 1987

'Never give up': Mother reunited with son allegedly abducted in 1987

It was the night before she was to be reunited with the son who'd gone missing more than three decades ago. "He was under the impression that his mother had died shortly after [his] birth", Banks said. She said her son's first words to her were "Mommy, you have my eyes, you have my eyes". I said, "God, that's my baby" - says Lynette Mann-Lewis. Mann, who has been living in publically subsidized housing in Vernon since 2004, was charged with making false statements and making false ... Read More

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