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Democrat leading impeachment probe should be 'arrested for treason', Donald Trump suggests Democrat leading impeachment probe should be 'arrested for treason', Donald Trump suggests
- October 01, 2019

Last week, Guliani admitted on television that he had urged the Ukrainian government to investigate Trump's political rival and 2020 Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden. The panels are seeking documents from the State Department and voluntary testimony from the current and former officials. The investigation caught Trump's attention and in a July phone call, he repeatedly told Volodymyr Zelenskiy to investigate the Biden family while withholding military aid. (more...)
Impeachment inquiry 'exactly what should be done' Hillary Clinton tells Stephen Colbert Impeachment inquiry 'exactly what should be done' Hillary Clinton tells Stephen Colbert
- October 01, 2019

Clinton, who lost the 2016 presidential election to Trump despite winning the popular vote, said she thinks the president's attempt to "find out" the identity of the whistleblower, a member of the intelligence community, at this stage in the inquiry process would be "very risky". (more...)
Prince Harry takes over National Geographic Instagram page Prince Harry takes over National Geographic Instagram page
- October 01, 2019

His body was later returned to the UK. The royal couple are on a 10-day tour of Africa; their first official tour as a family. Of course, The Duke of Sussex is passionate about conservation, and even spent a summer in Africa, privately helping out on a reserve. (more...)
US congressman Chris Collins resigns after insider trading scandal involving Australian company US congressman Chris Collins resigns after insider trading scandal involving Australian company
- October 01, 2019

Collins and his co-defendants had pleaded not guilty twice in the case, once after the original set of charges in August 2018 and a second time - to the revised charges contained in what's known as a superseding indictment - earlier this month. (more...)
Former police officer guilty of murdering St Lucian national Former police officer guilty of murdering St Lucian national
- October 01, 2019

Guyger has testified she mistakenly entered Jean's apartment thinking it was hers, and believed she encountered a burglar who might kill her. Dallas police fired her shortly after the shooting. Lucia and belonged to a prominent family in the Caribbean nation. But Fine countered that Guyer should have seen some obvious indicators: the apartment sign; the red door mat; an electronic indicator that rejected her key, and that she was walking onto carpet from concrete. (more...)
Trade war: China warns U.S. investment curbs would hurt global growth Trade war: China warns U.S. investment curbs would hurt global growth
- October 01, 2019

US stocks and the dollar dropped sharply on data showing manufacturing contracted to a 10-year low in September, adding to fears of a slowdown in the world's largest economy as a result of the trade war with China . Investors are accustomed to belligerence from Trump before he dials down his rhetoric, said Luca Paolini, chief strategist at Pictet Asset Management. (more...)
Yemen's Houthis Release 290 Captives - International Committee of the Red Cross Yemen's Houthis Release 290 Captives - International Committee of the Red Cross
- October 01, 2019

A source in the United Nations envoy's office told Anadolu Agency that Griffiths will discuss with Houthi leader Abdul Malik al Houthi and other members the prospects for calm between the rebel group and Saudi Arabia. On Saturday the Houthis said they had carried out a major attack, in which thousands of troops and many vehicles were captured, near the border with Saudi Arabia's southern region of Najran. (more...)
Venezuela's Maduro says the country will activate crypto payment methods 'soon' Venezuela's Maduro says the country will activate crypto payment methods 'soon'
- October 01, 2019

Maduro went even further, going on to urge other countries to accept the Petro instead of the USA dollar, specifically in the oil market. Reports have been around on how the Venezuelan government is finding new ways to activate and promote the use of cryptocurrency to dodge the worldwide restrictions imposed on them. (more...)
Chinese Fugitive Captured After 17 Years Living in Cave
- October 01, 2019

The images captured by the drone and Jian's subsequent capture were posted on the Yongshan police's WeChat account. A media report quoted the police as saying that the man had been living in seclusion for year that it became hard for him to communicate with the officers. (more...)
US Confirms Nuclear Talks With North Korea To Resume US Confirms Nuclear Talks With North Korea To Resume
- October 01, 2019

Trump fired Bolton this month amid policy disagreements over North Korea and other issues. In this June 30, 2019 photo, President Trump meets with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un at the North Korean side of the border at the village of Panmunjom in Demilitarized Zone. (more...)
One dead, 10 injured in a ‘violent incident’ at Finnish vocational college One dead, 10 injured in a ‘violent incident’ at Finnish vocational college
- October 01, 2019

The attacker also set off "some sort of small firebombs", the eyewitness said. A witness told Finnish media that a student entered Savo college carrying a sword and stabbed several people. Prime Minister Antti Rinne said the violence at the college was "shocking and completely unacceptable", while Education Minister Li Andersson said every young person had a right to study in safety, without fear of violence. (more...)
Australian PM Confirms Trump Asked For Help Investigating Mueller Probe Australian PM Confirms Trump Asked For Help Investigating Mueller Probe
- October 01, 2019

The restriction was unusual and similar to the handling of a July call with the Ukrainian president that is at the heart of House Democrats' impeachment inquiry. The Occasions stated the White Home had restricted entry to the transcript of the decision, in an analogous technique to its dealing with of Trump's current name with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky. (more...)
Customs posts proposed by United Kingdom 'effectively a border with a buffer zone' Customs posts proposed by United Kingdom 'effectively a border with a buffer zone'
- October 01, 2019

Downing Street insiders indicated the proposals should be delivered to Brussels by the end of the week, after the conclusion of the Conservative Party conference. "That is an absolute commitment". And an Irish government spokesperson said they had yet to see "any credible alternatives" to the current backstop. (more...)
Bridge collapses in Taiwan, injuring at least 20 Bridge collapses in Taiwan, injuring at least 20
- October 01, 2019

In the province of Yilan, Taiwan, a bridge collapsed into a river after an oil truck drove over it. Su'ao Township chief Lee Ming-che (李明哲) told reporters that five people have been sent to hospitals and six crew members are still trapped under the bridge. (more...)
World leaders gather as France bids farewell to Jacques Chirac