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Defense Secretary Jim Mattis Delivers Message to North Korea Defense Secretary Jim Mattis Delivers Message to North Korea
- October 09, 2017

The news comes on the eve of North Korea celebrating the founding of the communist party there in 1945. Since 2008, photographer Eric Lafforgue ventured to North Korea six times. The former Marine Corps general has said that war with North Korea would be "catastrophic". However, Mattis, speaking to audience of soldiers of all ranks and defense industry executives, highlighted the continuing diplomatic focus of the worldwide community to turn back North Korea's outlawed missile and ... (more...)
ACB books Yeddyurappa, Ananth Kumar ACB books Yeddyurappa, Ananth Kumar
- October 09, 2017

In his conversation with Kumar, Yeddyurappa had accused that Siddaramaiah had paid the money to retain his position as chief minister. In February, in the wake of allegations by Yeddyurappa against Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah paying Rs 1,000 crore to the Congress high command to stay in power, four ministers in the state government and three legislators had released a CD that contained a video clip of a purported discussion between Yeddyurappa and Ananth Kumar on the issue. (more...)
Pitt student found dead in homicide Pitt student found dead in homicide
- October 09, 2017

Her dad, exhausted of not finding a solution, in the long run broke down the entryway and saw the body, Sheykhet's sibling, Artem - who commended his 25th birthday celebration that day - told WPXI . Sheykhet had been studying for a career in physical therapy, according to her brother. Schlaegle had performed close by Sheykhet in musicals and move presentations outside of school, he said. (more...)
Opposition demands electoral reforms in Kenya Opposition demands electoral reforms in Kenya
- October 09, 2017

The August 8 presidential poll was cancelled by Kenya's paramount court, which cited widespread "illegalities and irregularities". Uncertainty over the coming election has created turmoil in the East African nation, which is a regional trade hub and staunch Western ally. (more...)
ICRC reduces presence in Afghanistan ICRC reduces presence in Afghanistan
- October 09, 2017

Nine other ICRC offices in Afghanistan will remain open. The group has suffered a series of deadly attacks in northern Afghanistan, where Taliban and Islamic State group militants have intensified their assaults on police and troops. She stressed the Red Cross would not leave Afghanistan, but said the organisation had to limit the risks faced by its staff. The Red Cross will dramatically scale back its operations in Afghanistan amid security concerns, it announced on Monday. (more...)
40 killed by rebels in Congo 40 killed by rebels in Congo
- October 09, 2017

It is the main town of North Kivu province where dozens of illegal armed groups control several villages. On October 6, Indian battalion had strongly retaliated one of such attacks. President joseph Kabila's refusal to step down at the end of his constitutional mandate last December has fuelled further unrest in the country's east, where wars between 1996-2003 killed millions, and centre, where an insurgency against the central government has killed thousands since last august. (more...)
Trump Warns of Calm Before Storm Trump Warns of Calm Before Storm
- October 09, 2017

Trump also is waiting for the investigation to move further along, she said. Huckabee Sanders was conducting a White House press briefing on Thursday when she said the administration was open to legislation related to the regulation of such devices. (more...)
How the Trump Campaign Used Facebook to Win the Election How the Trump Campaign Used Facebook to Win the Election
- October 09, 2017

Facebook provided Trump 2016 with employees who embedded in the campaign's digital office and helped educate staffers on how to use Facebook ads, he said. Facebook was especially useful in reaching rural voters, Parscale told " 60 Minutes ", according to the published excerpt. The Facebook announcement comes at a time when several congressional panels and the Justice Department are investigating whether the Trump campaign colluded with the Russians to sway the outcome of the election. (more...)
Man who found missing Minnesota girl gives $7G reward to her Man who found missing Minnesota girl gives $7G reward to her
- October 09, 2017

Ms Block added: 'I think she's a warrior. Earl Melchert embraces Jasmine Block. While en route, the farmer reportedly spotted a vehicle driven by one of the suspects-resulting in an arrest the same day. Though Elchert had just retired a week earlier, he said that Block "deserved" the money and handed the check over to the teen. After Melchert presented the family with the check, the girl's relatives invited Melchert and his wife, out for lunch, his wife, Jody Melchert said in an interview ... (more...)
Starlets coach sure of victory over USA Starlets coach sure of victory over USA
- October 09, 2017

Starlets' Emmanuel Toku had what was arguably the chance of the game when he fired off target from 6 yards after being put through on goal by Ibrahim Sadiq on 51 minutes. Later in the evening, India were to play the US in their World Cup debut match. "Even though we won, I wasn't satisfied with the victory because I feel they could have scored more than one goal", coach Cabin stated in a post-match interview. (more...)
Britain Is 'Preparing' For War With North Korea Britain Is 'Preparing' For War With North Korea
- October 09, 2017

North Korea's most recent nuclear detonation last month triggered an artificial natural disaster six times larger than in any previous test. The graphite bomb, which is a key part of the "Kill Chain" preemptive strike system, is used to paralyze enemy power grids for up to 12 hours by having them explode above power plants. (more...)
ValuEngine Upgrades Pretium Resources, Inc. (PVG) to Hold
- October 09, 2017

Bluecrest Capital Ltd reported 15,825 shares. Relative strength index (RSI-14) for Pretium Resources Inc. Pretium Resources , Inc. has a 50 day moving average of 8.74 and a 200 day moving average of 9.41. Therefore 100% are positive. 03/20/2017 - Credit Suisse began new coverage on Pretium Resources , Inc. giving the company a "outperform" rating. The company was upgraded on Thursday, October 22 by Canaccord Genuity. (more...)
Anandiben Patel will not contest Gujarat Assembly elections, cites age as reason Anandiben Patel will not contest Gujarat Assembly elections, cites age as reason
- October 09, 2017

Anandiben Patel contested her first assembly election from Mandal assembly constituency in 1998. Patel, on Monday wrote a letter to Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) President Amit Shah and conveyed her decision. In 2016, she resigned as Chief Minister after she said in a Facebook post that she was old now and it was time for new leadership to take over. Today, based on the same party policy, I do not want to contest assembly elections... (more...)
De Gea Linked With Shock Move?
- October 09, 2017

Frankly, we'll believe when we see it, as De Gea seems quite happy with his current situation at Manchester United , with José Mourinho's men now tied top of the Premier League and comfortable in their Champions League campaign so far. The source claimed (via Sport Witness): "Antero Henrique, the Ligue 1 runners up's director of football, has already asked Jorge Mendes about the Spain international's availability, who has apparently said there could be room for a deal at the end of the ... (more...)
Three Upstate NY breweries win medals at prestigious Great American Beer Fest Three Upstate NY breweries win medals at prestigious Great American Beer Fest
- October 09, 2017

Of the thousands of applicants, three Cincinnati-area breweries took home gold medals: Taft's Ale House, Fifty West Brewing Co. and Brink Brewing Co. "Magpie Muckle", a silver medalist from Sun King Brewing Co.in Indianapolis in the Wood- and Barrel-Aged Beer category. Sheehan's Stout from Rockford Brewing Co .in Rockford was given the silver in Classic Irish-Style Dry Stout. (more...)
EPA Set to Scrap Obama's Power Plant Rule Tuesday, Pruitt Says EPA Set to Scrap Obama's Power Plant Rule Tuesday, Pruitt Says
- October 09, 2017

In a plan expected to be made public in coming days, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is to declare that Obama's regulations exceeded federal law by setting emissions targets that power plants could not reasonably meet, according to a leaked document obtained by the Associated Press. (more...)
Warm With Showers Today Warm With Showers Today
- October 09, 2017

Rainfall amounts should average less than a half of an inch over the weekend. Then, scattered showers from the remnants of Nate slowly start riding up from the south beginning around 4 P.M. The highest wind speed reported in CT as of 9:00 pm was only 3 miles per hour! So, based on the forecast models...landfall could be anywhere from SE Louisiana as early as later tonight ( see above)... (more...)
Dianne Feinstein running for re-election next year Dianne Feinstein running for re-election next year
- October 09, 2017

Should Feinstein win and remain in her seat through 2022, she would become the longest-serving senator in California history, passing Hiram Johnson, who served 28 years starting in 1917. Feinstein, who has served California in the Senate since 1992, will be 85 on Election Day next November. In a recent survey, half of all likely voters said Feinstein shouldn't pursue another term . (more...)
Federation Internationale de Football Association U-17 World Cup India vs Colombia: Hosts face do-or-die situation Federation Internationale de Football Association U-17 World Cup India vs Colombia: Hosts face do-or-die situation
- October 09, 2017

In the earlier matches of the day, U.S. beat Ghana 1-0 and Mali defeated Turkey 3-0. Both the team stood for national anthem amid strong fans' support. It was in the same tournament where they had lost to Mexico 5-1 and drawn with Chile 1-1India had a lot of chances to score a goal in the first match, but missed out on netting during that match. (more...)
Columbus Day should be a national holiday Columbus Day should be a national holiday
- October 09, 2017

Some cities across the country are replacing Columbus Day with Indigenous Peoples Day or Native Americans Day. Austin followed suit last week, joining cities including San Francisco, Seattle and Denver, which had previously booted Columbus in favor of Indigenous Peoples Day. (more...)
Google to use balloons to provide Puerto Rico cell service Google to use balloons to provide Puerto Rico cell service
- October 09, 2017

Trump called the mayor of San Juan , who waded through flood waters to help residents, a weak leader and a "nasty" woman and stated Puerto Rican officials "want everything to be done for them" in a thread of antagonistic tweets from September 30, instead of listening to the people's pleas. (more...)
Palestinian reconciliation still far from a done deal Palestinian reconciliation still far from a done deal
- October 09, 2017

In coming talks, Fatah and Hamas have a host of issues to resolve. Tariq Dana, policy adviser at Al-Shabaka: The Palestinian Policy Network, does not expect Hamas to change its tune anytime soon. Baraka referred that Hamas abdicated the presidency of the Palestinian Unity Government to reinforce the position of the Palestinian authority, for upcoming negotiations with the United States over peace with Israel . (more...)
Madrid to learn Club World Cup draw Madrid to learn Club World Cup draw
- October 09, 2017

Barcelona (Ecuador), Gremio (Brazil) and Argentine sides River Plate and Lanus have reached the South American Libertadores Cup semi-finals. "We are looking forward to welcoming the teams this December". The tournament, organised by Federation Internationale de Football Association, has been dominated by European teams since it was started in its current form in 2005, reflecting the fact that the best South American, Asian and African players are based in Europe rather than their own continents. (more...)
U.S. new sanctions to evoke Iran's harsh response U.S. new sanctions to evoke Iran's harsh response
- October 09, 2017

The new restrictions were issued by Iranian security forces, Khatami's lawyers told ILNA, and there does not appear to be any judicial mechanism to dispute the restrictions. But it would spare the president from a duty he finds loathsome: certifying every 90 days that President Barack Obama's signature foreign policy achievement is intact. (more...)
Hurricane Nate makes second landfall Hurricane Nate makes second landfall
- October 09, 2017

While the storm is not as strong as both Irma as well as Maria, evacuations had been ordered for areas of Louisiana , Mississippi , Alabama and parts of before Nate's arrival. Heavy rainfall and storm surge flooding remained a danger across the region, and the centre said Florida's Panhandle and parts of Alabama and Georgia might feel tropical storm-force wind gusts. (more...)
May says ball is in EU's court as Brexit talks resume May says ball is in EU's court as Brexit talks resume
- October 09, 2017

The same applies to her determination to fight back Conservative Party doubts about her leadership. It's a delicate time for the country, as the Prime Minister is about to start the fifth round of negotiations with Brussels , after which the European Union will decide whether enough progress has been made to start talking about post-Brexit deals. (more...)
North Atlantic Treaty Organisation builds up military presence in Romania to counter Russian Federation North Atlantic Treaty Organisation builds up military presence in Romania to counter Russian Federation
- October 09, 2017

We don't want a new Cold War". " Our deployments are a direct response to Russia's aggressive actions in Ukraine ", Stoltenberg told the NATO Parliamentary Assembly on Monday morning. "We are not a threat for Russian Federation, but we need an allied strategy in the long term, we need dialogue from a strong position of defence and discouragement", he said. (more...)
Kuldeep Yadav's MAGICAL delivery that got Aaron Finch will stun you Kuldeep Yadav's MAGICAL delivery that got Aaron Finch will stun you
- October 09, 2017

Earlier on Saturday, the Men-In-Blue defeated Australia by nine wickets (D/L method) in Ranchi , where Kuldeep took important wickets. "When you are in the company of a senior player who has played years of cricket, it is quite obvious that even if you learn a part of what they have it would be hugely beneficial for you", Kuldeep said about his acquaintance with Hogg. (more...)
1 magnitude natural disaster strikes off Tonga 1 magnitude natural disaster strikes off Tonga
- October 09, 2017

Quakes registering above 5.0 also hit New Zealand, Tonga, Vanuatu, Indonesia, Taiwan, Papa New Guinea and Japan last month. The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center has not issued any warning at the moment. The US Geological Society (USGS) said Tonga was vulnerable to damage from an quake. No injuries or damage has yet been reported. The "Ring of Fire" is located within the basin of the Pacific Ocean, lined with around 75 percent of the world's total active volcanoes. (more...)
Fabin disappointed despite Ghana's victory over Columbia in U-17 WC Fabin disappointed despite Ghana's victory over Columbia in U-17 WC
- October 09, 2017

While the nation gears up for the upcoming match, India and Colombia have a history that did not prove to be quite fortunate for the Indian youngsters. A couple of minutes later, Colombia's Leandro Campaz made a solo run, dribbling past the Ghana defence before his shot was blocked by goalkeeper Danlad Ibrahim. (more...)