• Texas State Trooper Shot, Killed in Freestone County
Texas State Trooper Shot, Killed in Freestone County

A DPS trooper was shot and killed near Interstate 45 in Fairfield, TX around 3:45 Thursday evening during a traffic stop. Authorities say the gunman is Darbrett Black, who is now at large. Black has been charged with capital murder of a police officer, and is being held at the Brazos County Jail. Overnight, a Hays County deputy was injured and ...

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  • At least 235 killed in Egypt mosque attack
At least 235 killed in Egypt mosque attack

Israel strongly condemned the "painful terror attack in Egypt " and sent "the condolences of the Israeli people to [Egyptian] President [Abdel-Fattah] Sisi and to the Egyptian people", in a statement from Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's office.

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  • LA's pre-Thanksgiving heatwave breaks two records set in 1950
LA's pre-Thanksgiving heatwave breaks two records set in 1950

Temperatures were ranging about 20 degrees above normal Wednesday, and heat records had already fallen in several locations by noon. The record for November 23 in Denver is 73 set in 1915. Another sunny and seasonable day is anticipated for Monday with some clouds returning to the area Tuesday ahead of another weak front that should arrive Wednes...

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  • Congress, Hardik Patel reach deal on Gujarat special category quota
Congress, Hardik Patel reach deal on Gujarat special category quota

He said there is no merit in the offer made by the Congress and accepted by Hardik Patel . Later in the night, he informed that the rally has been cancelled. "BJP is trying to divide the Patidar community", he said. He added that Congress will have to put this reservation formula with details, in their manifesto.

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  • Why does the President pardon the turkey?
Why does the President pardon the turkey?

Trump will pardon the turkeys in a Rose Garden ceremony on Tuesday. President Donald Trump on Tuesday pardoned a turkey named Drumstick and jokingly bemoaned that his lawyers wouldn't let him overturn the clemency former President Barack Obama granted to a pair of birds named Tater and Tot ahead of Thanksgiving a year ago.

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  • Trump backs Roy Moore: 'He denies it'
Trump backs Roy Moore: 'He denies it'

Asked about the wave of sexual harassment and sexual abuse allegations more generally, the president said , "I think it's a very special time, because a lot of things are coming out". Corfman said that since the story in the Washington Post there have been "a lot of people that have come out and have said that because of my courage they're able ...

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  • Hariri holds talks with Sisi
Hariri holds talks with Sisi

Hariri arrived at Cairo International Airport, where he was received by Egypt's health minister, the Lebanese ambassador to Cairo and Egypt's ambassador to Beirut, his press office said. A dual Saudi-Lebanese national with vast business interests in the kingdom, Hariri told reporters after talks with the Egyptian leader: "Inshallah (God willing), t...

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  • Alibaba gobbles up stake in China's Walmart
Alibaba gobbles up stake in China's Walmart

XAutoplay: On | OffSun Art Retail operates 446 "hypermarket complexes" in 224 cities across 29 provinces, regions and municipalities in China , under the RT-Mart and Auchan banners. Notably, offline retail now constitutes 85% of total retail sales in China despite the enormous growth of e-commerce over the last few years. The firm also owns a 20% ...

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  • Take firm stance against Iran, Saudi asks Arab League By
Take firm stance against Iran, Saudi asks Arab League By

The House of Saud has been losing ground in the multi-religious Mediterranean state, and the Bahraini foreign minister at the Arab League summit called Lebanon's Hezbollah militia " Iran's longest arm in the region ". The Cairo meeting was not attended by Lebanese foreign minister Gerban Basil. PM Saad Hariri, a Sunni leader belongs to Future Movem...

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  • DOD: Sex assaults reported to NC military bases jump
DOD: Sex assaults reported to NC military bases jump

The Pentagon report showed smaller increases at Colorado Air Force bases. "As a result, the number of reports listed for an installation doesn't necessarily mean that the alleged incident occurred there", Galbreath said in a press release.

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  • Trump invites 'loser' Hillary Clinton to run again in 2020
Trump invites 'loser' Hillary Clinton to run again in 2020

Trump continued: "She just can't stop, which is so good for the Republican Party". Clinton discussed topics such as voter suppression, Russian interference in the election and the election's overall legitimacy. "We are a country based on laws", she said a year ago, "And we've had hot, contested elections going back to the very beginning, but one of...

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  • Trump tweets against Al Franken: 'Where do his hands go?'
Trump tweets against Al Franken: 'Where do his hands go?'

Multiple women have accused Moore of sexual misconduct in recent weeks, including one woman who accused him of sexually assaulting her when she was 16 and another who said Moore initiated a sexual encounter with her when she was 14 and he was 32.

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  • North Korea defector said to have 'enormous number of parasites'
North Korea defector said to have 'enormous number of parasites'

A North Korean defector shot five times while running across the border to South Korea has been found riddled with parasites, one of which has never been seen in the country. In Colorado, Mattis will visit the US Northern Command and the North American Aerospace Defence Command (NORAD), which are responsible for homeland defence, including trac...

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  • Surrender: We'll Not Kill You, IGP Munir Khan To Militants
Surrender: We'll Not Kill You, IGP Munir Khan To Militants

The police have also urged the kin to motivate militants to rejoin their families, and in return police is promising safety and a comprehensive rehabilitation policy. During the presser, Commandant of Anantnag-based 2 Sector of Indian Army, Brigadier Sachin Malik, and IG CRPF Zulfiqar Hassan joined Khan in saying that "there was great synergy betwe...

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  • Texas sheriff threatens to charge driver over graphic anti-Trump sticker
Texas sheriff threatens to charge driver over graphic anti-Trump sticker

Karen Fonseca says she's been repeatedly stopped by law officers, but that they have no grounds to issue a citation. KTRK reports Nehls said during a news conference that he had no regrets about the Facebook post . "Driver if the Fort Bend County Sheriff's Office is stupid enough to arrest you and the DAs office is stupid enough to prosecu...

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  • UCLA basketball freshmen fly home after one-week detainment in China
UCLA basketball freshmen fly home after one-week detainment in China

President Donald Trump worked with Chinese president Xi Jinping on having three arrested UCLA basketball players returned to the United States and now he apparently is asking about a show of appreciation from the Bruins. You're talking about very long prison sentences. "We are grateful for the role that our Chinese hosts played, and for the c...

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  • Congress Declares US Military Support of Saudi Arabia in Yemen War Unauthorized
Congress Declares US Military Support of Saudi Arabia in Yemen War Unauthorized

An air raid by the Saudi-led military coalition put Yemeni airport in the Houthi-controlled capital Sana'a out of service today, jeopardising relief shipments to a country on the brink of starvation, the state news agency SABA reported .

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  • US Lawmakers Push Attorney General On Russia-Related Contacts During Campaign
US Lawmakers Push Attorney General On Russia-Related Contacts During Campaign

Sessions grew angry in response , repeating that he had never lied under oath. Since then former Trump campaign aides Paul J. Manafort Jr. and Richard W. Months later, the Washington Post revealed that Sessions had met with the Russian ambassador to the United States multiple times during the 2016 campaign.

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  • European Union member states sign joint notification on deepening defense cooperation
European Union member states sign joint notification on deepening defense cooperation

Ireland, Portugal and Malta are still in the process of deciding whether to join. The member states who signed the joint notification are: Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Croatia, Cyprus, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, Poland, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spai...

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  • New Moore accuser alleges US Senate candidate restrained, groped her at 16
New Moore accuser alleges US Senate candidate restrained, groped her at 16

Walker's office did not immediately respond Monday to an inquiry asking if his views on Moore had changed or whether he wanted to address the statements from Shilling and Taylor. McConnell was also asked whether he believed the allegations by Corfman and the three other women. "We've said this before and we'll say it again: Judge Moore is an innoce...

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