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UK's May says she has support of cabinet to stay as leader
- October 08, 2017

Thirsk and Malton MP Kevin Hollinrake said he was "100 per cent" behind the Prime Minister while Harrogate MP Andrew Jones described Mrs May as "the right person to lead the United Kingdom". 'Like a lot of my colleagues have said today, he should shut up'. She told BBC Radio 4's Any Questions that Mrs May "has the absolute support of her entire Cabinet and of her party". (more...)
Sweden vs Luxembourg UEFA World Cup Qualifying Sweden vs Luxembourg UEFA World Cup Qualifying
- October 08, 2017

With time running out, Holland took the lead again through a penalty from Arjen Robben on 84 minutes before Memphis Depay made it 3-1 with a free-kick in stoppage time. Bosnia are now overtaken by Greece who earned a 2-1 win over Cyprus in Nicosia. Goals from Haris Medunjanin and Edin Visca put the Bosnians ahead after Belgium full-back Thomas Muenier's early strike, but Michy Batshuayi and Yannick Carrasco turned things around. (more...)
Ronaldo benched for Portugal´s World Cup qualifier against Andorra Ronaldo benched for Portugal´s World Cup qualifier against Andorra
- October 08, 2017

Dario Dumic's header eight minutes from time looked to have given Bosnia a precious point, but minutes later Yannick Ferreira Carrasco netted from a tight angle to secure the win for Belgium . Arsenal midfielder Granit Xhaka opened the scoring for the Swiss as they comfortably beat Hungary 5-2. The second goal eventually came with five minutes to go, Andre Silva bundling in from close range after a left-wing Ronaldo cross was headed into his path by Danilo Pereira, with a straight ... (more...)
Merkel Supports Coalition With Greens, Free Democrats
- October 08, 2017

Support for Merkel's bloc declined in the September 24 election by nearly 9 percentage points, to 32.9 percent. Speaking in Dresden to her party's youth wing, Merkel said she will hold talks with the pro-business FDP and the left-leaning Greens and then present her Christian Democratic Union with a coalition proposal for approval. (more...)
Boris Johnson urges Tories on WhatsApp: 'Get behind Theresa May'
- October 08, 2017

Pressure on the prime minister has grown since her party conference speech was plagued by a series of mishaps, as she struggled with a persistent cough and was interrupted by a prankster. She told BBC Radio 4's Any Questions that Mrs May "has the absolute support of her entire Cabinet and of her party". Earlier in the summer, Downing Street believed that allies of David Davis were canvassing colleagues in an attempt to get rid of her, around the time when Andrew Mitchell declared to a room ... (more...)
Senior Tories 'circle the wagons' against Theresa May plotters Senior Tories 'circle the wagons' against Theresa May plotters
- October 08, 2017

Mr Shapps' backers weret nicknamed The Freezerites, MPs who back former Chancellor George Osborne's vow not to stop attacking Mrs May until she is "chopped up in bags in my freezer". Under party rules, Mr Shapps will need to gather the signatures of 48 MPs in order to trigger a formal leadership contest. Commons Leader Andrea Leadsom said Mr Shapps should "shut up", after he media appearances on Friday, claiming to have a list of "30 names" of Tory MPs who want Mrs May to stand down. (more...)
Arizona Diamondbacks Confident As They Begin NLDS Against Dodgers
- October 08, 2017

The Dodgers need to replicate what they did in Game 1 . "The first game is big", Turner said. "They're the best team in the big leagues and we're gonna go in there and I think it's gonna be a great series". Fans expectations were high since the Dodgers have the best record in baseball this season. Oddly enough, despite a 5.71 ERA in NLDS games pitched, Kershaw has followed that up with a 2.00 ERA in NLCS series he has pitched in. (more...)
Two Saudi Royal Guards Killed in Attack at Jeddah Palace Gate Two Saudi Royal Guards Killed in Attack at Jeddah Palace Gate
- October 08, 2017

Local media reported that incident happened at about 15:15 (12:15 GMT). "He was immediately dealt with and his cowardly act also resulted in the martyrdom" of two royal guards, it added. The attacked was identified as Mansur bin Hassan bin Ali al-Fahid al-Amiri, a 28-year-old Saudi national, and carried a Kalashnikov machine gun and three Molotov fire grenades, the spokesman said. (more...)
Amber Alert issued for missing 3-year-old near Dallas Amber Alert issued for missing 3-year-old near Dallas
- October 08, 2017

Mathews was most recently seen wearing a pink best, dark pajama bottoms and pink flip-flops. The Richardson Police Department believe Sherin Mathews, 3, was taken. (more...)
Donald Trump adopts 'Spanish' accent to pronounce Puerto Rico Donald Trump adopts 'Spanish' accent to pronounce Puerto Rico
- October 08, 2017

The comments caused worry amid tensions with North Korea and following a hastily called news conference on Wednesday at which Secretary of State Rex Tillerson denied he was planning to resign. When asked again what he meant, Trump said only: "You'll find out". Trump asked reporters in the State Dining Room. White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders also declined to elaborate, saying: "We're never going to say in advance what the president will do". (more...)
White House fails to explain Trump's 'calm before the storm' comment White House fails to explain Trump's 'calm before the storm' comment
- October 08, 2017

He said: "You'll find out". The president made the cryptic warning on Thursday after dinner with his top military leaders. "The calm before the storm". The White House later confirmed to multiple news outlets that the president would, in fact, be in Harrisburg next week, not Hamburg. His curious remark comes after he ordered officials to swiftly come up with various military options regarding North Korea's nuclear and missile threats. (more...)
'Only one thing will work!'
- October 08, 2017

It wasn't clear what the "one thing" is that Trump was referring to, but likely will lead to further speculation that he is planning to attack the rogue nation led by Kim Jong Un. Trump also offered another stark warning to Kim, saying "we can not allow this dictatorship to threaten our nation or allies with unimaginable loss of life". (more...)
Google and Tesla have plans to help rebuild Puerto Rico Google and Tesla have plans to help rebuild Puerto Rico
- October 08, 2017

Now, Alphabet wants to do something similar in Puerto Rico where most people are still without any cell service. Puerto Rico is still reeling from the devastation from Hurricane Maria , which has left billions of dollars worth of damage in its wake, flooded the country and destroyed a lot of the buildings. (more...)
Afghan president, U.S. general vow ambitious air war to defeat Taliban Afghan president, U.S. general vow ambitious air war to defeat Taliban
- October 07, 2017

The first UH-60s Black Hawks had arrived in southern Kandahar province last month. Gen. John Nicholson, commander of the U.S. Forces Afghanistan and the RSM, said the Afghan forces were the "mujahedeen" and said their numbers and capabilities were on the rise. (more...)
Las Vegas Shooter's Father Was On FBI Most Wanted List Las Vegas Shooter's Father Was On FBI Most Wanted List
- October 07, 2017

The family bounced around a few Chicago apartments, and Benjamin Paddock attended high school in the city, though it's unclear whether he graduated. He wrote that Paddock spent the last decade of his life in Texas. A March 1969 FBI Wanted poster said escaped bank robber, auto thief and con man Patrick Benjamin Paddock, also known as Benjamin Hoskins Paddock, had been "diagnosed as psychopathic, has carried firearms in commission of bank robberies". (more...)
Ticket prices may go up by 25% Ticket prices may go up by 25%
- October 07, 2017

For tickets of films which are priced under Rs 100, patrons will pay 18 percent as GST. The minimum fare of Rs 10 has now been hiked to Rs 15. The statement also said that cinema associations had asked for maximum base of Rs 160 for air-conditioned theaters and Rs 120 for non-airconditioned screens in Greater Chennai. (more...)
Panchkula Violence Following Gurmeet's Conviction was Orchestrated By Honeypreet Panchkula Violence Following Gurmeet's Conviction was Orchestrated By Honeypreet
- October 07, 2017

Further disclosing the matter, ACP Mukesh Malhotra, the head of special investigation team (SIT) said that Rakesh Kumar is now under police custody. Her former husband Vishwas Gupta had alleged an illicit relationship between the two. Revealing about his ex-wife and Gurmeet's illicit relationship, Gupta claimed that he saw Ram Rahim and Honeypreet in a compromising position in the Dera chief's "gufa" or private accommodation on the sprawling campus near Sirsa town in Haryana. (more...)
What would you do with a big Lottery win? What would you do with a big Lottery win?
- October 07, 2017

According to The Sunday Times Rich List, a single victor scooping the entire £168 million jackpot would be ranked the joint 671st richest person in the UK. The current record holders are Colin and Chris Weir, from Largs in North Ayrshire, Scotland, who won £161 million in 2011. Andy Carter, the National Lottery's senior winners' adviser, urged all United Kingdom players to check their tickets quickly to see if they are among the winners. (more...)
Man lived with dead bodies of his mother and twin brother for a year Man lived with dead bodies of his mother and twin brother for a year
- October 07, 2017

Robert Kuefler didn't return a message left by The Associated Press. At one point, he moved his brother's body into the bathroom because it was "in the way", the Pioneer-Press reported. Kuefler, 59, was charged on Wednesday with one count of interference with dead body or scene of death, a gross misdemeanor. Kuefler also gave police the date that his loved ones died, which he claimed was of natural causes. (more...)
Egypt to miss injured trio for Congo clash Egypt to miss injured trio for Congo clash
- October 07, 2017

The two teams were still in the race to qualify from Group E, prior to their meeting. A win or draw for Ghana's Black Stars in Kampala, with maximum points for Egypt in Alexandria means that Cuper's side will guarantee their place to next summer's finals in Russian Federation with a game to spare. (more...)
4 best games between WVU football and TCU
- October 07, 2017

He's also 2-0 when picking against the team visiting Fort Worth today: West Virginia . Pollack and the rest of the College GameDay crew can be watched live from 8-11 a.m. One of those games this week is TCU hosting West Virginia in a huge Big 12 clash. TCU is 5-0 in total in GameDay games. West Virginia like to score as well with 56, 59 and 56 points scored the last three games. (more...)
Alphabet Inc (GOOGL) To Soon Deploy Cell Baloons In Puerto Rico Alphabet Inc (GOOGL) To Soon Deploy Cell Baloons In Puerto Rico
- October 07, 2017

U.S. authorities have approved Alphabet Inc's application to use its experimental Project Loon balloons to provide emergency mobile phone service to disaster-stricken Puerto Rico , as Tesla said it would send more battery supplies. Musk said he was diverting resources from a semi-truck project to fix Model 3 bottlenecks and "increase battery production for Puerto Rico & other affected areas". (more...)
NRA: 'Bump stock' devices deserve more regulations NRA: 'Bump stock' devices deserve more regulations
- October 07, 2017

Also in the congressional hopper is a measure that would allow people with concealed-weapon permits in their home states to carry a shrouded firearm in other states, even those with more restrictive laws. Trump, since hitting the presidential trail in 2015, has positioned himself as a fierce champion of gun rights and staunch opponent of any Second Amendment restrictions. (more...)
Ivana Trump's new book imagines being 'First Mother' to President Ivanka Trump Ivana Trump's new book imagines being 'First Mother' to President Ivanka Trump
- October 07, 2017

She also wrote about how she first met Trump at a restaurant in Manhattan and how he paid the bill through a cheque and then offered to drop Ivana home in his giant Cadillac. The divorce came under scrutiny during the 2016 election, when it was reported that Ivana once signed a sworn deposition alleging Donald had raped her . (more...)
Campanha contra Armas Nucleares ganha Nobel Campanha contra Armas Nucleares ganha Nobel
- October 07, 2017

Isso mesmo foi tido em consideração na argumentação do Comité Nobel norueguês ao atribuir o prémio à ICAN , que considerou "um líder da sociedade civil" do movimento contra as armas nucleares, que desenvolveu esforços para "estigmatizar, proibir e eliminar" este tipo de armamento, cujo uso provocará "inaceitável sofrimento humano". (more...)
GUN DEBATE: Could legislation prevent attacks like Vegas from happening? GUN DEBATE: Could legislation prevent attacks like Vegas from happening?
- October 07, 2017

Stephen Paddock , the shooter from the events of Mandalay Bay this past weekend, passed Nevada background checks and legally bought most of his 43 firearms from an assortment of gun stores in the state . "And I think it's premature to be discussing legislative solutions if there are any". "It is a long process and it is scrutinized heavily before they will allow you to have a fully automatic weapon", Baughman said. (more...)
Trump reaches out to Democrats in bid for 'great' health law Trump reaches out to Democrats in bid for 'great' health law
- October 07, 2017

The president tweeted that he called New York Sen. Schumer said that Trump asked him about another attempt to repeal Obamacare but that he told the President that Democrats would not work with him on that. "A good place to start might be the Alexander-Murray negotiations that would stabilize the system and lower costs", Schumer added. Despite the early speculation on the political outcome, the report notes, "it's not known what Trump proposed or how Schumer responded". (more...)
Death toll for attack on Shrine in Jhal Magsi rises to 22 Death toll for attack on Shrine in Jhal Magsi rises to 22
- October 07, 2017

In 2005, a bombing at the same shrine had killed 35 people. A heavy deployment of security forces has initiated search operation in the area. Initial reports suggested at least 18 people died in the October 5 attack, but The Associated Press says officials have increased the death toll to 20. (more...)
Man detained after people injured in collision near London Natural History Museum Man detained after people injured in collision near London Natural History Museum
- October 07, 2017

Police were called within the last hour, around 2:21 p.m. GMT, about reports of a collision. Several people have been injured, the Metropolitan Police has said. (more...)
Minimum wage talks for Cambodian garment labour ends Oct 5 Minimum wage talks for Cambodian garment labour ends Oct 5
- October 07, 2017

Around 800,000 people work in Cambodia's 700-plus garment and shoe factories. However, it is a good start for this year to increase the minimum wage to this level plus other benefits offered to workers which are paid by employers. Many senior CNRP leaders have since fled the country, fearing arrest. Radio stations that broadcast other than innocuous or pro-government programming had their licenses revoked. (more...)

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