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    CNN says White House preparing to eject reporter again

    CNN says White House preparing to eject reporter again


    CNN said on Monday it asked for a new emergency hearing to allow its reporter Jim Acosta to remain at the White House, saying officials are threatening to again revoke his press...

    CNN said on Monday it asked for a new emergency hearing to allow its reporter Jim Acosta to remain at the White House, saying officials are threatening to again revoke his press pass.
    US Army unfurls miles of fencing along border with Mexico

    US Army unfurls miles of fencing along border with Mexico


    They started work in the cool of the morning and moved quickly, uncoiling reel after reel of vicious-looking fencing and tying it with barbed wire to green poles hammered into the...

    They started work in the cool of the morning and moved quickly, uncoiling reel after reel of vicious-looking fencing and tying it with barbed wire to green poles hammered into the ground.
    Grim search for 993 missing after deadliest California wildfire

    Grim search for 993 missing after deadliest California wildfire


    The number of believed missing fell 283 late on Sunday, down from 1,276 people, the Butte County Sheriff's Office said in a statement, but gave no other details. The remains of 77 people have been recovered, officials said late on Sunday. The blaze...

    The number of believed missing fell 283 late on Sunday, down from 1,276 people, the Butte County Sheriff's Office said in a statement, but gave no other details. The remains of 77 people have been recovered, officials said late on Sunday. The blaze ignited on Nov. 8 was 65 percent contained, up from 60 percent earlier in the day.
    Trump's attacks on media

    Trump's attacks on media "greatest threat" to democracy: Navy seal who killed Osama


    William McRaven, the retired Navy Seal who oversaw Osama bin Laden's killing and Saddam Hussein's capture, was derided by Prez Trump as a "Hillary Clinton fan" and an "Obama backer". McRaven responded that he did not back Hillary Clinton or anyone else...

    William McRaven, the retired Navy Seal who oversaw Osama bin Laden's killing and Saddam Hussein's capture, was derided by Prez Trump as a "Hillary Clinton fan" and an "Obama backer". McRaven responded that he did not back Hillary Clinton or anyone else and added, "I stand by my comment that the Prez's attack on the media is the greatest threat to our democracy in my lifetime."
    California wildfire death toll rises to 77

    California wildfire death toll rises to 77


    Over a thousand names remain on a list of those unaccounted for after the so-called Camp Fire swept through the rural town of Paradise on November 8. Authorities stressed that many of those may be safe and unaware they have been reported...

    Over a thousand names remain on a list of those unaccounted for after the so-called Camp Fire swept through the rural town of Paradise on November 8. Authorities stressed that many of those may be safe and unaware they have been reported missing.
    Chief of staff Kelly may be next in Trump’s ‘firing’ line

    Chief of staff Kelly may be next in Trump’s ‘firing’ line


    US President Donald Trump, in a wide-ranging interview that aired on 'Fox News Sunday', praised chief of staff John Kelly's work ethic and much of what he brings to the position but added, "There are certain things I don’t like that he does. There are...

    US President Donald Trump, in a wide-ranging interview that aired on 'Fox News Sunday', praised chief of staff John Kelly's work ethic and much of what he brings to the position but added, "There are certain things I don’t like that he does. There are a couple of things where it’s just not his strength."
    Donald Trump says doesn't want to hear 'suffering' Khashoggi tape

    Donald Trump says doesn't want to hear 'suffering' Khashoggi tape


    US President Donald Trump says he has been fully briefed on an audio recording of journalist Jamal Khashoggi's murder but does not want to listen to it himself. "Because it's a suffering tape. It's a terrible tape. It was very violent, very vicious and...

    US President Donald Trump says he has been fully briefed on an audio recording of journalist Jamal Khashoggi's murder but does not want to listen to it himself. "Because it's a suffering tape. It's a terrible tape. It was very violent, very vicious and terrible," he said in an interview with "Fox News Sunday."
    If I wanted to speak to Barack, I had to request his staffers: Michelle Obama

    If I wanted to speak to Barack, I had to request his staffers: Michelle Obama


    Excerpt from Becoming, with permission from Penguin Random House: If I needed something at the store, I had to ask someone to get it for me. If I wanted to speak to Barack, I usually had to send a request through one of his young staffers. Events and...

    Excerpt from Becoming, with permission from Penguin Random House: If I needed something at the store, I had to ask someone to get it for me. If I wanted to speak to Barack, I usually had to send a request through one of his young staffers. Events and activities I didn’t know about would sometimes show up on my calendar. But slowly, as a matter of survival, we were learning...
    Facebook to know who lives with you

    Facebook to know who lives with you


    FB wants to patent a software that would analyse tags, captions on images posted to FB or Instagram to ascertain whether people live in the same home. A common IP address of two or more people could indicate that they live in the same house. FB insists...

    FB wants to patent a software that would analyse tags, captions on images posted to FB or Instagram to ascertain whether people live in the same home. A common IP address of two or more people could indicate that they live in the same house. FB insists it might not use the software but confessed this info will be shared with third parties hence raising fears for ethnic profiling.
    Grim search for 1,276 missing after deadliest California wildfire

    Grim search for 1,276 missing after deadliest California wildfire


    The remains of 76 people have been recovered so far, 63 of whom have been tentatively identified pending DNA confirmation. Early on Sunday the blaze, which ignited on Nov. 8, was 60 percent contained, officials said, up from 55 percent...

    The remains of 76 people have been recovered so far, 63 of whom have been tentatively identified pending DNA confirmation. Early on Sunday the blaze, which ignited on Nov. 8, was 60 percent contained, officials said, up from 55 percent Saturday.
    Pakistan doesn't 'care' about US: Trump

    Pakistan doesn't 'care' about US: Trump


    Referring to Laden and his former compound in Abbottabad, Pakistan, Trump in an interview to Fox News said, "You know, living - think of this - living in Pakistan, beautifully in Pakistan in what I guess they considered a nice mansion, I don't know, I've...

    Referring to Laden and his former compound in Abbottabad, Pakistan, Trump in an interview to Fox News said, "You know, living - think of this - living in Pakistan, beautifully in Pakistan in what I guess they considered a nice mansion, I don't know, I've seen nicer."
    Pence-Xi showdown at APEC shows US-China divide only widening

    Pence-Xi showdown at APEC shows US-China divide only widening


    Xi received applause on Saturday when he told the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) summit in Papua New Guinea that implementing tariffs and breaking up supply chains was “short-sighted” and “doomed to failure.” He called for a stronger...

    Xi received applause on Saturday when he told the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) summit in Papua New Guinea that implementing tariffs and breaking up supply chains was “short-sighted” and “doomed to failure.” He called for a stronger World Trade Organization and defended the OBOR Initiative, saying it’s “not a trap as some people have labeled it.”

    Crashed WW II plane was part of museum event


    The Latest on the crash of a vintage World War II fighter plane in Texas. The director of a museum says that a vintage World War II fighter plane that crashed into the parking lot of an apartment complex in Fredericksburg, Texas, had performed during a...

    The Latest on the crash of a vintage World War II fighter plane in Texas. The director of a museum says that a vintage World War II fighter plane that crashed into the parking lot of an apartment complex in Fredericksburg, Texas, had performed during a flyover as part of a living history show for the museum.
    Death toll rises to 76 in California fire as Trump visits

    Death toll rises to 76 in California fire as Trump visits


    Several people who fled the deadliest U.S. wildfire in a century clustered around a television set at an evacuation centre Saturday and watch President Donald Trump survey what remained of their Northern California...

    Several people who fled the deadliest U.S. wildfire in a century clustered around a television set at an evacuation centre Saturday and watch President Donald Trump survey what remained of their Northern California community.
    Legislation introduced in US Congress to protect work authorisation of H1B spouses

    Legislation introduced in US Congress to protect work authorisation of H1B spouses


    H-4 visas are issued to the spouses of H-1B foreign workers. The H-1B visa is a non-immigrant visa through which many Indians workers are employed in US companies. It allows the US companies to employ foreign workers in speciality occupations that...

    H-4 visas are issued to the spouses of H-1B foreign workers. The H-1B visa is a non-immigrant visa through which many Indians workers are employed in US companies. It allows the US companies to employ foreign workers in speciality occupations that require theoretical or technical expertise. It is the most sought-after visa among Indian IT professionals.