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Worldwide American tourist killed by unknown Indian tribes in Andaman
Author: 0 American tourist killed by unknown Indian tribes in Andaman

John Allen Chau was shot with arrows when he stepped ashore India's remote North Sentinel Island , which tourists are forbidden to visit. It is a crime to come within 5KM of the island . In the Outward Collective article, Chau spoke of his earlier adventures , including hiking Table Mountain in Washington state on Christmas break while in college.

Author: 0 Moroccan woman ‘murdered lover, sold remains as meat dish’ in UAE

The suspect said she wanted revenge on the man for dumping her after she had supported him financially for seven years. The crime was discovered after the man's brother reported his sibling was missing to Al Ain Police. After serving some portions to the workers, she later "threw the rest of the remains to the dogs in the neighbourhood", the report said. During questioning, the woman's friend said she didn't witness the killing but noticed blood stains in her home.

Worldwide Xi’s Manila Visit Expected to Yield Deals Worth Billions
Author: 0 Xi’s Manila Visit Expected to Yield Deals Worth Billions

Classes were suspended in Manila and thousands of police were deployed to secure the overnight visit of Xi, who Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte once called "a great president". The administration of Duterte's predecessor, Benigno Aquino III, had brought the territorial disputes with China to worldwide arbitration and won, but China has ignored the outcome.

Worldwide Pakistan summons USA envoy as Trump doubles down on criticism
Author: 0 Pakistan summons USA envoy as Trump doubles down on criticism

McRaven criticized Trump in August of this year after the president revoked the security clearances of former intelligence officials that spoke out against him, including former CIA Director John Brennan. While the Trump administration and Afghan President Ashraf Ghani's government are making efforts to reach a settlement with the Afghan Taliban, the fighters have continued their attacks on government forces, inflicting hundreds of casualties over recent weeks in assaults across ...

Worldwide Rep. Moulton Criticized At Town Hall For Opposing Pelosi
Author: 0 Rep. Moulton Criticized At Town Hall For Opposing Pelosi

Pelosi wields, and fearful of institutional retribution and reputational damage if they step forward to test the status quo", the Times reported. The clash intensified Monday as Pelosi's critics unveiled a letter signed by 16 Democrats, including five freshmen, vowing to oppose her.

Worldwide Trump backs Saudi Arabia despite Khashoggi killing
Author: 0 Trump backs Saudi Arabia despite Khashoggi killing

Footage of Khashoggi entering the Saudi Arabian Consulate building in Istanbul, Turkey , on October 2 to obtain paperwork for his upcoming marriage to his Turkish fiancée is the last known visual record of the journalist alive. "That being said, we may never know all of the facts surrounding the murder of Mr. Jamal Khashoggi ". In an attempt to ease the criticism, the US Treasury Department imposed economic sanctions on 17 Saudis involved in the murder on Thursday.

Worldwide Hundreds of protesting PNG police move in on Parliament over pay
Author: 0 Hundreds of protesting PNG police move in on Parliament over pay

Citing data from China Global Investment Tracker, SCMP said China's investment in Papua New Guinea, especially for projects such as the construction of roads and ports, has gone up from US$860 million in 2016 to US$2.46 billion in 2017. While the United States can depend on allies like Japan, Australia, and Taiwan, nations such as South Korea and the Philippines that have defense arrangements with the United States would try to hedge, according to Minxin Pei, a China scholar and specialist ...

Worldwide Saudi Crown Prince bin Salman ordered Khashoggi killing — Central Intelligence Agency
Author: 0 Saudi Crown Prince bin Salman ordered Khashoggi killing — Central Intelligence Agency

Khashoggi was killed in the Saudi consulate in Istanbul on October 2; his death caused global outrage and pressure on Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman. He also said he wanted to preserve the strong relationship with Saudi Arabia amid the murder investigation. But he added that it is "vitally important" that the Trump administration "not allow itself to become part of any Saudi coverup".

Worldwide British PM says her removal might affect Brexit negotiations
Author: 0 British PM says her removal might affect Brexit negotiations

They are aiming for 48 letters of no confidence , the number needed for a vote under Conservative Party rules. More than 20 have publicly said they have done so. CBI president John Allan is expected to call for MPs to back Mrs May's deal - despite it not being "perfect" - and warn of the consequences of crashing of the European Union for businesses and the economy.

Worldwide Chris Watts sentenced to life for murders of pregnant wife, daughters
Author: 0 Chris Watts sentenced to life for murders of pregnant wife, daughters

Rourke. On Monday, the judge sentenced him to three consecutive life sentences, along with two other life sentences to be carried out concurrently, in addition to 48 years for unlawful termination of pregnancy for the death of the unborn child, and 12 years each for three counts of tampering with a deceased body.

Worldwide Chicago police: Officer shot at hospital
Author: 0 Chicago police: Officer shot at hospital

The hospital is being partially evacuated, reports say. Police did not immediately say how many people were injured and to what extent they were injured. The clinic's employees and patients locked the doors and hid in the back of the clinic. 'I don't know what happened, ' she said. 'This was very close to me.

Worldwide Fight over Jim Acosta's White House press pass seems far from over
Author: 0 Fight over Jim Acosta's White House press pass seems far from over

Due process would give Acosta and CNN the chance to rebut and challenge the appropriateness of the government's action. The US President said this after a Washington DC court ordered the White House to return CNN reporter Jim Acosta's press pass after it was revoked by the US Secret Service.

Worldwide Trump vows to visit USA troops in war zones
Author: 0 Trump vows to visit USA troops in war zones

In the interview, Wallace's musings on the president and his news media rivals are sandwiched between shots of his bucolic Annapolis, Maryland estate and extensive family. "They made a big deal" of his not going to the Aisne-Marne ceremony, Trump said of the Secret Service. "The only one I didn't feel that about was Tim Russert".

Worldwide 1m Protester killed during French fuel demonstration
Author: 0 1m Protester killed during French fuel demonstration

By evening, 1200 protesters remained in the Place "protected by police", the Interior Ministry said . The protests also reflect longstanding anger among many in rural and small-town France who say the government in Paris doesn't understand the challenges facing the vast majority of the French.

Worldwide Trump awards the Presidential Medal of Freedom to Babe Ruth, Elvis Presley
Author: 0 Trump awards the Presidential Medal of Freedom to Babe Ruth, Elvis Presley

President Donald Trump . "Universally admired for his towering intellect, brilliant wit and fierce devotion to our founding principles, Justice Scalia has made a deep and lasting impact on the history of our nation", Trump said. Baseball legend Babe Ruth, National Football League (NFL) hall-of-famers Roger Staubach and Alan Page, retiring Utah Senator Orrin Hatch and late Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia were among the others given the award.

Worldwide Death toll from Northern California wildfire climbs to 76
Author: 0 Death toll from Northern California wildfire climbs to 76

More than 1,000 people are unaccounted for and thousands of survivors are living in cars and tents as California's deadliest wildfire enters a second week. Reporters and photographers were not allowed to accompany the president to the session, which Trump later described as emotional. In campaign rallies before the midterm elections, Trump and Republican candidates singled out the state as a subject of derision over its high taxes, embrace of "sanctuary cities" or liberal social policy.

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Author: 0 "China Wants a Deal", President Trump Says

China has responded with import tariffs on goods from the US. The rising deficit with China is probably a short-term phenomenon, and seems unlikely to persist if Trump follows through with his threat to extend tariffs to all Chinese imports and raise rates from the current 10% to 25% should the two nations fail to reach a deal before the end of the year.