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Kellyanne Conway's Rambling Nonsense May Have Broken Chris Cuomo Kellyanne Conway's Rambling Nonsense May Have Broken Chris Cuomo
- October 05, 2017

Bernie Sanders, zero times. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) and Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) had spent more time this year tweeting about the Russian Federation scandal than gun violence - and she then scolded CNN for doing the same thing. "You make the point yourself ... you say, 'They don't talk about it except when these happen, ' yeah, that's right". "There are so many people of the different party who are immediately-you had parents still combing through the rubble looking for their children, not ... (more...)
Two people critically injured after building explosion Two people critically injured after building explosion
- October 05, 2017

It is understood the building is under demolition and is close to the Newmains Pastoral Centre in Bonkle Road. A spokesman said: "We are treating this as a work-related incident and are working in conjuction with the Health and Safety Executive to investigate the circumstances and restore the area to normality as soon as possible". (more...)
SIU investigates crash that left two people dead in Flamborough SIU investigates crash that left two people dead in Flamborough
- October 05, 2017

Insp. Mike Haffner of Waterloo Regional Police said local officers were in pursuit of a vehicle. Ontario Provincial Police have closed Highway 6 between Concession 10 and Freelton Rd. A Google maps screenshot shows where the collision occurred and that the road is now closed. OPP Sgt. Kerry Schmidt is on scene and is expected to issue an update to reporters shortly. (more...)
Russian strikes in Syria hit rebels' underground arsenal Russian strikes in Syria hit rebels' underground arsenal
- October 05, 2017

Russia's casualties in Syria have been rising. Two men shown on videos disseminated by Islamic State jihadists have been identified as Russian by their respective paramilitary associations Wednesday, though it was unclear why they were in Syria. (more...)
House Republicans make time for new abortion ban House Republicans make time for new abortion ban
- October 05, 2017

It's safe to say no one is happy with the special legislative session that convened Monday and concluded Tuesday at the Colorado Capitol. The chief Senate Republican sponsor of the sprawling Senate Bill 267 lined up in opposition to Hickenlooper's proposal as soon as the call went out, and can claim some victory in the session's final outcome. (more...)
Crime Trackers: Las Vegas shooter had ties to Tucson
- October 05, 2017

Paddock had recently wired $100,000 to the Philippines, a United States law enforcement source confirmed to CNN . Authorities also searched Paddock's home and found, even more, weapons - 19 firearms, explosives, and unidentified electronic devices, as well as thousands of rounds of ammunition. (more...)
HUGE news for Kem Cetinay and Chris Hughes HUGE news for Kem Cetinay and Chris Hughes
- October 05, 2017

One fan asked if the rapper was approached by the label, writing: " Lethal Bizzle bro didn't you get asked by the label though haha!" Love Island victor and Rising Star award recepient Kem Cetinay , right, with his mother Figen Cetinay at the CTCA awards. (more...)
At least 13 killed in Balochistan shrine blast At least 13 killed in Balochistan shrine blast
- October 05, 2017

Police and other law enforcement reached the scene and cordoned off the area. Rescue operations are underway as ambulances and officials have arrived at the location. Anwar ul Haq Kakar, a spokesman for the Balochistan government, said that the suicide bomber had blown himself up when police tried to prevent him from entering the shrine. (more...)
White House says Puerto Rico must fix its debt problem: CNN interview White House says Puerto Rico must fix its debt problem: CNN interview
- October 05, 2017

The US territory remains debilitated following the hurricane, with water and fuel still scarce and the majority of the island without power. "Since the beginning, he's been mentioning the debt.I don't think it's the time to do that, I think it's the time to help us rebuild the country". (more...)
Trump administration asks Congress for $29 bln in hurricane relief Trump administration asks Congress for $29 bln in hurricane relief
- October 05, 2017

It used that money to pay off claims from disasters like Hurricane Katrina and Hurricane Sandy. Even before Harvey, Irma and Maria, the program owed more than $24 billion to the US treasury, nearing its current $30 billion borrowing cap. (more...)
Southport church mourns victims of Las Vegas shooting in memorial service Southport church mourns victims of Las Vegas shooting in memorial service
- October 05, 2017

Bradley says the vigil will also give thanks to the first responders involved. Rev. Dr. DeDe Duncan-Probe, bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Central New York, invited all churches in the diocese to toll their bells in a show of solidarity with the people of Las Vegas and with the Rt. (more...)
President Trump Visits Las Vegas Shooting Victims and First Responders President Trump Visits Las Vegas Shooting Victims and First Responders
- October 05, 2017

Former President Obama addressed mass shootings roughly 18 times during his administration, with some of his most damning comments coming exactly two years before this weekend's deadly shooting in Las Vegas . It's time for us to be fearless, courageous, and do the right thing. The NRA funnels many millions into election campaigns, targeting candidates it sees as supporting gun control. (more...)
NBC5 Forecast: Another warm one today
- October 05, 2017

Dry conditions continue tonight under partly cloudy skies. It will be sunny all day with a high temperature near 68 degrees and an east wind at 3 to 8 miles per hour. Low around 65. South wind 6 to 11 miles per hour. It is mostly sunny on Saturday with warm highs in the low 80s. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. (more...)
Red Cross makes call for blood donations after Las Vegas mass shooting Red Cross makes call for blood donations after Las Vegas mass shooting
- October 05, 2017

Following the shooting, the Red Cross said it provided more than 450 additional blood products to Las Vegas-area hospitals. Meantime, hundreds of people are lining up outside blood banks in Las Vegas to donate blood for the hundreds of victims of the shooting. (more...)
Calvin Harris and Florence Welch rebel against the Conservatives Calvin Harris and Florence Welch rebel against the Conservatives
- October 05, 2017

May walked onto the stage to Calvin Harris's 2016 single " This Is What You Came For ", which features Rihanna. Florence And The Machine's hit You Got The Love was also used at the conference - but lead singer Florence Welch has taken to Twitter to blast the party for using her music "without permission". (more...)
Putin: Moscow handles Iraqi Kurdistan situation with care Putin: Moscow handles Iraqi Kurdistan situation with care
- October 05, 2017

Putin said on Wednesday it was possible to extend an OPEC deal to cap oil output "at least until the end of 2018". As the leaders of the world's two biggest oil exporters, the two men are expected to discuss measures to stabilise oil prices . (more...)
Hamas appoints military chief as deputy leader Hamas appoints military chief as deputy leader
- October 05, 2017

There is a complete Judaisation of the West Bank, not only of Jerusalem ... "Everything must be in the hands of the Palestinian Authority; it must be the one to control the crossing points (in and out of Gaza )", he said. The Islamist group agreed to the PA's return last month, disbanding its shadow government after Gaza's powerful neighbor, Egypt, together with Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates, imposed an economic boycott on its main sponsor, Qatar. (more...)
Trump Heads to Las Vegas to Pay His Respects After Shooting Trump Heads to Las Vegas to Pay His Respects After Shooting
- October 05, 2017

President Donald Trump has met victims of the Las Vegas shooting in hospital and praised doctors for doing an "indescribable" job in treating them . Trump toured the Las Vegas Police Department Command Centre and the city's University Medical Centre, where he met, among others, officer Tyler Peterson who was injured while responding to the shooting. (more...)
'Liar' PM Modi has betrayed people of India: Raj Thackeray 'Liar' PM Modi has betrayed people of India: Raj Thackeray
- October 05, 2017

Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) chief Raj Thackeray on Thursday defied Mumbai Police to hold a protest march demanding better rail infrastructure for train commuters, a week after 22 people were killed in a stampede at Elphinstone railway station. (more...)
White House: 'Premature' to Discuss Gun Policy
- October 05, 2017

At press time, Sanders said that a more realistic time to discuss gun control was after the sun expanded into its red giant stage and engulfed the planet. A White House spokeswoman said Monday that President Trump remained a strong supporter of the Second Amendment and that tough gun laws had not stopped the thousands of shootings in Chicago. (more...)
Gun stocks up after Las Vegas shooting
- October 05, 2017

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says he thinks "it's premature to be discussing legislative solutions, if there are any". Democrats were not falling in line. "But if you're saying that this Republican Congress is going to infringe upon Second Amendment rights, we're not going to do that", he said. Neither bill has been scheduled for a floor vote, and neither are likely to become law this year. (more...)
Teaching in Freedom, theme of 2017 World Teachers' Day Teaching in Freedom, theme of 2017 World Teachers' Day
- October 05, 2017

It will also showcase and discuss progress and challenges in higher education and talk about the professional development of higher-education teaching personnel. To celebrate the 20th anniversary of the 1997 Recommendation concerning Higher-Education Teaching Personnel. The Ministry of Education and Higher Education confirmed the Teachers' Day celebration embodies loyalty, and is considered a recognition to all the teachers' efforts, ideal giving and their work perseverance in the tough and ... (more...)
New details emerge about Marilou Danley, girlfriend of Vegas shooter Stephen Paddock
- October 05, 2017

Marilou Danley's Los Angeles lawyer, Matthew Lombard, delivered a statement from the 62-year-old former Queenslander on Wednesday after she spent several hours being interviewed by Federal Bureau of Investigation agents in LA on Wednesday for clues on why Paddock shot dead 58 people and injured more than 500 others on Sunday. (more...)
Ronan Farrow, other reporters set to expose 'bombshell' allegations against Harvey Weinstein Ronan Farrow, other reporters set to expose 'bombshell' allegations against Harvey Weinstein
- October 05, 2017

Ronan Farrow has reportedly been working on the New Yorker article for more than a year, while Jodi Kantor and Meghan Twohey, who previously covered issues with Weinstein's will have bylines at The New York Times . In a brief interview on Wednesday, Weinstein declined to comment on the charges. " Harvey Weinstein is obviously excellent at assembling a legal team", said Bloom in a statement. (more...)
Flyover: Let's talk gun control, again Flyover: Let's talk gun control, again
- October 05, 2017

Donald Trump has been briefed on the massacre which has the grim statistic of being the first major mass shooting of his presidency. The 64-year-old gunman, named as local resident Stephen Paddock , fired on a Las Vegas country music festival on Sunday from the Mandalay Bay casino and hotel overlooking the world famous Strip, raining down bullets from a 32nd-floor window for several minutes before killing himself. (more...)
The 2017 Nobel Prize in Physics ran through Hanford site The 2017 Nobel Prize in Physics ran through Hanford site
- October 05, 2017

Since the first discovery, LIGO has reported gravitational waves from three more black hole mergers including, just recently, the first "triple detection" which included the first significant gravitational-wave signal recorded by the Virgo detector. (more...)
Man fatally shot at Upper West Side construction site, NYPD says Man fatally shot at Upper West Side construction site, NYPD says
- October 05, 2017

The grisly murder-suicide happened around 7:10 a.m.at 645 W. 59th St., between 11th and 12th avenues, which is now under construction. By 9 a.m., however, the police said the body of a man believed to be the gunman was discovered inside the building. (more...)
President Trump Targets Senate To Investigate News Media, Not Russia President Trump Targets Senate To Investigate News Media, Not Russia
- October 05, 2017

Mr. Trump is criticizing the Senate intelligence committee over its investigation into possible collusion between Russian Federation and associates of the Trump campaign. "This is Fake News put out by NBC News". There is no question a "fake news" problem exists in the US, and has done extensive damage to American democracy and to the nation as a whole. (more...)
President lauds first responders in Las Vegas President lauds first responders in Las Vegas
- October 05, 2017

He adds: "It makes you very proud to be an American when you see the job they've done". The mass shooting in Las Vegas may not be officially called terrorism, but it is no less awful because the person carrying it out seemingly did not have a political or ideological agenda. (more...)
Brazilian Olympic President Carlos Nuzman Investigated, Arrested for Vote-Buying Brazilian Olympic President Carlos Nuzman Investigated, Arrested for Vote-Buying
- October 05, 2017

This operation with the participation of representatives from the French police and justice, including the famous judge anti-corruption Renaud Van Ruymbeke. Nuzman's right to be heard", said the statement, which did not offer more details. "The IOC Ethics Commission's activities started immediately after the allegations were made, and the investigation is ongoing". (more...)