Global Popular News for 17 Nov 2018
“We probably shouldn't expect much help from the White House,” Jimmy Kimmel told his Hollywood studio audience. “As the fires raged, the President weighed in with this touching message of... support. He wrote: There is no reason for these massive, deadly and costly forest fires in California except that forest management is so poor. Billions of dollars are given each year, with so many lives lost, all because of gross mismanagement of the forests. Remedy now, or no more Fed…
Leonardo DiCaprio will turn 44-years-old on Sunday (November 11) and he kicked off his birthday weekend with a star-studded celebration! The Oscar-winning actor joined lots of his friends at the... members-only club Spring Place in Beverly Hills. Leo reportedly hosted a small birthday dinner for 50 guests before moving to the larger celebration with a
Butte County Sheriff Kory Honea announced the grim news during a press conference, acknowledgingthe "very, very difficult task" of trying to find bodies in charred homes could mean that residents will... eventually be the ones to discover loved ones themselves.
Juliette Lewis is really feeling herself in her latest Instagram video! In her post on Tuesday afternoon (November 13), the 45-year-old Camping actress totally jams out in her car to Britney Spears‘... hit song “Work Bitch” – and she doesn’t care who sees her. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Juliette Lewis “Simpler times!”
On Nov. 17, the T.J. Martell Foundation will honor Elektra Music Group co-president Mike Easterlin at its Nov. 17 Harvest Dinner in Montclair, N.J....
Emily Blunt and John Krasinski join Mary Poppins Returns director Rob Marshall at the Producers Guild of America’s Produced By Conference on Saturday (November 10) at One Time Warner Center in New... York City. Emily and Rob appeared on a Feature Producing Masterclass while John and his A Quiet Place producer Andrew Form participated in
On Thursday, search teams in Northern California discovered seven more bodies in the Camp Fire burn area, bringing the blaze's death toll to 63. Authorities say there are now 631 people missing, up... from 130 on Wednesday evening. The fire, the deadliest in state history, has burned 141,000 acres, destroyed 11,862 structures, and is about 40 percent contained. Most of the deaths occurred in the town of Paradise, which was almost entirely wiped out by the fire. Officials said it could take several weeks to finish searching for victims.
James Gargasoulas drove his car into pedestrians in Melbourne, killing six and injuring 27 others.
What appeared to be the most intense exchange of fire since a 2014 war was triggered by a botched Israeli military raid in Gaza on Sunday
Chris Pine stars in the new series I am the Night about a young woman given away at birth who tracks her birth parents back to an infamous Hollywoo...
Jessie J is all smiles while leaving Magic Mike Live on Saturday night (November 10) in London, England. The 30-year-old singer’s new boyfriend Channing Tatum produced the show, which is also... playing in Las Vegas. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Jessie J Jessie is currently touring around England and she had a night
PARADISE, Calif. -- No one is left in Paradise. Abandoned, charred vehicles clutter the main thoroughfare, evidence of the panicked evacuation a day earlier as a wildfire tore through the Northern... California community. Nine people have been found dead. Entire neighborhoods are leveled. The business district is destroyed. In one day, this Sierra Nevada foothill...
The death toll in Northern California’s devastating Camp fire rose to 63 on Thursday as officials found the remains of seven more victims. In addition to the rising toll in Calfornia’s deadliest... forest fire, the Butte County Sheriff’s office said that more than 600 people are reported missing. Sheriff Kory Honea has asked relatives of...
The president met with his legal team to discuss his written responses to special counsel Robert Mueller's questions, sources familiar with the matter told ABC News.
It was a tale that warmed hearts around the world -- a homeless vet forking over his last $20 to help a distressed driver gas up her car in the dead of night. But the truth is more stomach-turner than... heart-warmer. The hero, the woman he "saved" and her boyfriend were a trio of scam...
Special Counsel Robert Mueller's investigators are looking into whether Republican operative Roger Stone, one of President Trump's longtime advisers, attempted to intimidate a witness, people who have... spoken with Mueller's team told The Wall Street Journal on Wednesday. Stone has said radio host Randy Credico was his link to WikiLeaks and its founder, Julian Assange. Credico, who appeared before Mueller's grand jury in September, denies this. Before the 2016 presidential election, WikiLeaks released emails stolen from Hillary Clinton's campaign chairman, John Podesta. Mueller's probe is trying to determine if Stone was in contact with WikiLeaks and knew this was going to happen ahead of time. During the campaign, Stone said multiple times the emails were coming, but now says he was...
New York City is standing in solidarity with California, as wildfires continue to rage across the state. Our lights will shine in California's state colors, blue and gold, with an EMS siren in the... halo in sympathy for the victims and those affected by the California wildfires. -- Empire State Bldg (@EmpireStateBldg) November 12, 2018 On Monday night, the Empire State Building was lit up in blue and gold, California's state colors. The top of the spire glowed red to look like an EMS siren "in sympathy for the victims and those affected by the California wildfires," the Empire State Building tweeted. The wildfires have killed at least 40 people and destroyed thousands of homes and businesses in Northern and Southern California.
President Donald Trump was in Paris over the weekend for the 100th anniversary of Armistice Day. Late Show host Stephen Colbert feasted on the debacle. Trump was scheduled to pay his respects at a... U.S. military cemetery. “These soldiers fought tirelessly through brutal conditions, so of course Trump canceled his trip to the cemetery due to rain,” Colbert snarked. Trump did attend other ceremonies over the weekend, “but the other leaders said mean things,” Colbert…
Sri Lanka's president said he dissolved Parliament and called elections to avoid possible violence
Neil Young, who has lost his home in the Woolsey blaze, is also appalled by the President's comments.
Fire officials report zero containment of a fire in Malibu, while blaze that destroyed the town of Paradise still burns out of control
Ed Sheeran wraps his arm around Millie Bobby Brown while backstage at his show! The 14-year-old Stranger Things star checked out the 27-year-old “Perfect” singer’s ÷ Tour concert at... Mercedes-Benz Stadium on Friday (November 9) in Atlanta. “So good seeing u tonight Ed!” Millie captioned the Instagram slideshow below, in which the two flashes major
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A dolphin was found shot dead on a California beach -- and an animal rescue group is now offering a reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the gunman.
The CIA has "high confidence" that Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman ordered the murder of U.S.-based Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, officials first told The Washington Post. The CIA... reportedly drew its evidence from, among other things, a phone call between Khashoggi and bin Salman's brother Khalid bin Salman, in which Khalid told Khashoggi to visit the Saudi consulate where he was killed. The crown prince told Khalid to make the call, per the Post. A team of 15 Saudi operatives then reportedly flew via government airplane to Istanbul for the murder. The U.S. Treasury Department sanctioned 17 Saudis "involved in" Khashoggi's murder earlier this week. But this is furthest the U.S. has gone toward implicating Saudi Arabia for the crime, per reports from multiple sources. Khashoggi...