Democratic leaders cancel meeting with Trump after Twitter attack

US & Canada US & Canada Democratic leaders cancel meeting with Trump after Twitter attack From the section US & Canada Share this with Facebook Share this with Twitter Share this with Messenger Share this with Messenger Share this with Email Share Share this with These are external links and will open in a new … Read more

North Korean defectors returned home despite father’s plea

North Korean defectors returned home despite father’s plea Media captionLee, a North Korean defector, told the BBC his life was “hell” now his family had been returnedChina has sent back a group of North Korean defectors, including a child, despite a desperate plea by one of their relatives, the BBC understands.The group of 10 was … Read more

Indiana nurse loses job after saying sons of white women 'should be sacrificed'

A nurse at an Indiana hospital was let go after an offensive tweet suggesting that the sons of white women “be sacrificed to the wolves” was traced back to her Twitter account.According to officials at the Indiana University Health Methodist Hospital, Taiyesha Baker lost her job over the weekend after being linked to troubling posts online, the Indianapolis Star reported.One … Read more

Trump labels himself 'your favorite President' while raging against media

Fresh off Thanksgiving weekend, President Trump referred to himself as “your favorite President” while returning to one of his favorite pastimes — upbraiding the news media.On Monday morning, the president called for an undefined “contest” to determine which TV network covers him most unfairly. He tweeted that the winner of this hypothetical contest could be … Read more

Nancy Pelosi Believes A John Conyers Accuser One Day After Being Wishy-Washy

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) said Monday that she believes one of the women who has accused Rep. John Conyers (D-Mich.) of harassment and that she has “not had the opportunity” to talk with the other women accusing the longtime congressman of sexual misconduct.House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) said Monday that she believes … Read more

Arrest In Florida Road Rage Shooting

After a manhunt for a gunman who opened fire on a major highway in Florida, a suspect has been arrested. Authorities are investigating it as an act of road rage, a growing problem in the United States.Watch Watch “NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt,” providing reports and analysis of the day’s most newsworthy national and … Read more

South Korea Trolls North With Loudspeakers Blaring News On Defector

South Korea is reportedly using loudspeakers along its border with North Korea to broadcast updates on a deflecting soldier’s dramatic escape into the South.The high-volume updates, reported on Monday by South Korea’s Yonhap News Agency, follow the North Korean solider’s mad dash across the border on Nov. 13. The 24-year-old man, who has only been identified … Read more

Kenya election: Kenyatta sworn in for new term

Kenya election: Security tight for Kenyatta inauguration AFP Image caption Troops rehearsed for the inauguration ceremony at the Moi International Sports Centre Security has been stepped up in the Kenyan capital, Nairobi, ahead of the inauguration of President Uhuru Kenyatta for a second term in office.More than 20 heads of state or senior ministers are … Read more

Pope set for key Myanmar speech as he meets Aung San Suu Kyi

Pope set for key Myanmar speech and meeting with Aung San Suu Kyi Image copyright Reuters Image caption The Pope has been warned by his representatives in Myanmar not to use the term Rohingya Pope Francis is set to hold talks with Myanmar’s de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi, then deliver a speech that … Read more

German pro-refugee mayor Andreas Hollstein stabbed

Europe Europe German pro-refugee mayor Andreas Hollstein stabbed From the section Europe Share this with Facebook Share this with Twitter Share this with Messenger Share this with Messenger Share this with Email Share Share this with These are external links and will open in a new window Email Share this with Email Facebook Share this … Read more