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England can't win Ashes without Stokes: Waugh England can't win Ashes without Stokes: Waugh
- October 12, 2017

With the upcoming Ashes series Waugh would have preferred to be at home and keep a close watch on the domestic series. Stoinis has impressed the limited-overs touring team in India by showing composure and power with the bat, while his height and strength make his bowling a useful proposition on Australian pitches. (more...)
OSBI announces card program to help solve cold cases OSBI announces card program to help solve cold cases
- October 12, 2017

Authorities said she had trauma to her neck but the home was not ransacked and cash inside was left untouched. The Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation has a new plan to stack the deck against criminals who, up until now, have gotten away with a terrible crime. (more...)
Two girls mowed down by vehicle owned by Shiv Sena leader's kin Two girls mowed down by vehicle owned by Shiv Sena leader's kin
- October 12, 2017

The accident took place on Baramati-Morgaon road in Maharashtra. Police have identified the deceased girls as Sameeksha, 12, and Divya, 13. A large crowd protested at the site and demanded the arrest of the car's owner Pappu Mane, a Sena leader in Baramati. (more...)
USA rights group welcomes ACLU lawsuit challenging anti-BDS law USA rights group welcomes ACLU lawsuit challenging anti-BDS law
- October 12, 2017

To view the full article, register now. After a presentation about Israeli treatment of Palestinians to her Mennonite Church congegration, Koontz is not buying products made by Israeli companies and worldwide companies operating in Israeli settlements in occupied territories, according to the legal complaint. (more...)
McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD) Shooting Higher to New Recent High
- October 12, 2017

It has outperformed by 1.55% the S&P500. Synovus Financial Corp increased Mcdonalds Corp ( MCD ) stake by 2.94% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. Investors look at the Volatility 12m to determine if a company has a low volatility percentage or not over the course of a year. (more...)
Trump says government aid for Puerto Rico can't last Trump says government aid for Puerto Rico can't last "forever"
- October 12, 2017

Quoting former CBS News reporter Sheryl Attkisson and Puerto Rico's governor in a tweet, Trump said the territory's "electric and infrastructure was disaster before hurricanes" and passed the buck to Congress to "decide how much to spend". Republican and Democratic lawmakers, however, said more money would likely be needed later. "These funds are vital right now, in the near term, to get the aid where it is needed most", said House Appropriations Committee Chairman Rodney Frelinghuysen, a ... (more...)
Italian woman granted sick pay to look after her unwell dog Italian woman granted sick pay to look after her unwell dog
- October 12, 2017

In February, the dog had to have a tumour removed, and in May she needed treatment for laryngeal paralysis, a disease affecting the throat which restricts the animal's ability to eat, bark and breathe. The court agreed with its arguments and chose to pay the holiday for family or personal reasons. "I'm very pleased", the woman told Corriere della Sera after the ruling. (more...)
Malaysia, Indonesia And The Philippines Join Forces To Safeguard Sulu Sea Malaysia, Indonesia And The Philippines Join Forces To Safeguard Sulu Sea
- October 12, 2017

The start of the air patrols comes four months after the three countries launched joint maritime patrols to prevent Islamic State (IS) group-aligned militants in the southern Philippines from fleeing to neighboring nations. "We can not refute the fact that the coalition's successes against Daesh militants in the Middle East have led to the return of foreign fighters to our region", he said. (more...)
Wildfires could yield California wines with a hint of smoke Wildfires could yield California wines with a hint of smoke
- October 12, 2017

Although this is the harvest season, the NVV estimates that 90% of the grapes were picked before the fires started on Sunday night. The majority of Napa Valley wineries were closed earlier in the week and we recommend calling to confirm if a winery is open before visiting. (more...)
Northern California Wildfires, Calls to Evacuate Grow Northern California Wildfires, Calls to Evacuate Grow
- October 12, 2017

October 11-As firefighters begin their third day battling multiple wildfires in California's Wine Country with a focus on saving lives and preserving property, heavy winds are expected to return Wednesday afternoon and create a "very high fire danger". (more...)
Trump indicates he has no idea how the national debt works Trump indicates he has no idea how the national debt works
- October 12, 2017

Possibly picked up the whole thing in the first nine months, in terms of value. "So you could say, in one sense, we're really increasing values", he continued. No commensurate spending cuts have been proposed. "But it's absurd to contend that the national debt has fallen because of this". So, on their own, the tax cuts being sought by Trump would hugely expand the deficit and add to the debt. (more...)
Tehmina Janjua meets Russian special envoy on Afghanistan Tehmina Janjua meets Russian special envoy on Afghanistan
- October 12, 2017

Foreign Secretary Tehmina Janjua on Wednesday reiterated Pakistan's call for making serious efforts for a negotiated settlement between the Afghan government and the Taliban for achieving lasting peace in the war-torn country. "It was noted that persistent Indian refusal to engage with Pakistan despite Pakistan's repeated overtures for a comprehensive dialogue was adversely impacting regional stability", according to the FO. (more...)
Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal's car stolen Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal's car stolen
- October 12, 2017

A First Information Report has been filed. The vehicle was donated to Kejriwal by Kundan Sharma, a software engineer, in January 2013. The Chief Minister now uses an official vehicle. In 2015, the auto made headlines when AAP supporter Kundan Sharma, who had donated the blue WagonR to the chief minister, demanded its return+, to protest the ouster of party leaders Prashant Bhushan and Yogendra Yadav. (more...)
3 people fatally shot in southern OH, 8-year-old missing 3 people fatally shot in southern OH, 8-year-old missing
- October 12, 2017

The vehicle was confiscated and will be processed for evidence by BCI&I. Flyers of Lawson have also been provided of his description. Victims' names are not being released at this time pending identification and notification of family. Aaron was last seen on foot around St Rt 141 and County Road 44 South. A search of the woods near the scene was conducted and Devin was not found. Devin has been entered into NCIC as a missing endangered child. (more...)
Donald Trump may visit demilitarised zone during first trip to South Korea Donald Trump may visit demilitarised zone during first trip to South Korea
- October 12, 2017

Tensions between the United States and North Korea continue to ramp up after the USA staged another show of force meant to deter any North Korean aggression by flying two B-1B supersonic bombers from an air base in Guam to the South for drills with South Korean jets. (more...)
Hrithik Roshan will romance this actress in his next film Hrithik Roshan will romance this actress in his next film
- October 12, 2017

The official page of YRF (Yash Raj Films) unveiled on Twitter today that the "talented" young heroine Vaani is the female lead of the action spectacle of 2019. Directed by Siddharth Anand, the film also stars Tiger Shroff. There were speculations about two leading ladies to be cast in the film, but the director clarified about his only leading actress in the movie which is slated to release a day prior to Republic Day in 2019. (more...)
Aarushi murder case verdict: What films Talvar and Rahasya revealed Aarushi murder case verdict: What films Talvar and Rahasya revealed
- October 12, 2017

Although, a special CBI court had found Aarushi's parents guilty in 2012, the dentist couple made a decision to appeal against the order at the Allahabad High Court . Defence in High Court: There was a friendly entry. The CBI had suspected Aarushi's father Rajesh Talwar to commit the double murders based on circumstantial evidence , though the CBI did not convict him due to lack of proper evidence . (more...)
Pakistan Army recovers Canadian-American family abducted in Afghanistan Pakistan Army recovers Canadian-American family abducted in Afghanistan
- October 12, 2017

Canadian Joshua Boyle and American Caitlan Coleman, who were kidnapped in Afghanistan in 2012. Coleman was pregnant when she was captured. "We welcome media reports that a family including USA citizens has been released from captivity", a United States embassy spokesman in Islamabad told AFP, without confirming the identity of the released hostages. (more...)
Chris Johnson's Forecast | Showers and storms set to increase Chris Johnson's Forecast | Showers and storms set to increase
- October 12, 2017

After another rainy evening, the showers will taper off in the morning followed mostly cloudy skies. A much cooler and drier air mass will move in after the front bringing with it breezy North winds and more seasonable temperatures. High clouds will be with us through sunset tonight and after that we'll see more clouds. Nothing big - showers should be scattered, and rainfall totals should remain below a tenth of an inch. (more...)
Schlumberger NV (SLB) Position Boosted by Washington Capital Management Inc
- October 12, 2017

Equities research analysts predict that Schlumberger N.V. will post $1.52 EPS for the current year. Graybill Bartz Assocs Limited holds 2.49% of its portfolio in Schlumberger Limited . Investors sentiment decreased to 0.88 in Q2 2017. Its down 0.12, from 0.95 in 2017Q1. Monetary Mgmt Grp, a Missouri-based fund reported 10,625 shares. (more...)
Spain's defense ministry confirms jet crash Spain's defense ministry confirms jet crash
- October 12, 2017

A spokesman with Spain's Ministry of Defense said the pilot died after a fighter jet that was returning from a national day parade crashed in southeastern Spain. Images, purportedly from the scene of the crash , showed a huge plume of black smoke rising from burning wreckage. Hispanic Day is an annual national Bank Holiday commemorating when Christopher Columbus set foot in the Americas in 1492. (more...)
Sentence review flagged after man jailed over 4yo's manslaughter walks free laughing Sentence review flagged after man jailed over 4yo's manslaughter walks free laughing
- October 12, 2017

He is the former de facto partner of Tyrell's mother, Heidi Strbak, who is also charged with manslaughter. Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk also slammed Scown's laughing as "completely insensitive" and said she was considering appealing the sentence. (more...)
Missing woman feared taken by croc Missing woman feared taken by croc
- October 12, 2017

Police confirmed they found a pile of clothing next to a small creek connected to Mowbray River, believed to be less than two kilometres from the aged care facility. Sean McGuinness, a emergency service area controller, told the broadcaster: "The search area is relatively flat, however the environment with the mangroves and the swamp area, it is quite hard to get through that area". (more...)
JK shocker: Separatist Asiya Andrabi featured on Beti Bachao Beti Padhao poster JK shocker: Separatist Asiya Andrabi featured on Beti Bachao Beti Padhao poster
- October 12, 2017

Picture of separatist leader Andrabi, who remained lodged in Srinagar Central Jail, was featured in the banners displayed during a tourism festival at health resort of Kokernag on Wednesday to promote " Beti Bachao Beti Padhao " campaign of central government. (more...)
Two dead in Damascus police headquarters attack
- October 12, 2017

The attack occurred in central Damascus on Wednesday, as the two suicide bombers reportedly tried to access the premises of the police headquarters. "The guards opened fire on them, forcing them to blow themselves up before they entered the building and achieved their goals", the ministry said in a statement broadcast on state media. (more...)
Inquest finds anti-apartheid activist Ahmed Timor was murdered Inquest finds anti-apartheid activist Ahmed Timor was murdered
- October 12, 2017

He said the SA Human Rights Commission and the country's law enforcement agencies should assist these families to get the records relating to their loved ones' deaths with the view of reopening other inquests. The police alleged that during the first inquest, members of the SACP had instructions to commit suicide rather than reveal information under interrogation, but the court accepted the evidence of several top-ranking apartheid-era SACP members who testified that this was not the case and ... (more...)
Charlottesville schools on modified lock down after Federal Bureau of Investigation warns of threat Charlottesville schools on modified lock down after Federal Bureau of Investigation warns of threat
- October 12, 2017

The person (s) who posted the message also referenced the recent mass shooting in Las Vegas and expressed their admiration of the shooter. In a call to parents, a city schools spokesperson says the post specifically addressed warrants that have been issued for the arrest of Deandre Harris, who is facing a felony charge in connection with an assault that occurred on August 12 during the Unite the Right rally. (more...)
Two Charged Over Double Death Crash In Stamford
- October 12, 2017

The northbound carriageway was shut for most of yesterday after the collision, to allow for investigations and road repairs. Irina Ivanova Elenkova, 36, from Bulgaria, and Kostadin Ivanov Tanev, 41, from Turkey, have been charged with causing death by risky driving and are due to appear before magistrates in Lincoln this morning. (more...)
Trump smentisce Nbc: Trump smentisce Nbc: "espansione nucleare è un'invenzione"
- October 12, 2017

Nel motivare la sua richiesta il presidente ha spiegato che alla fine degli anni '60 gli Usa avevano 32 mila testate nucleari e che quello deve tornare ad essere il livello da garantire. Era stata sempre la Nbc a rivelare dell'ormai famoso "moron" pronunciato dal segretario di Stato, e ora questi nuovi dettagli sulla riunione di luglio gettano nuova luce sulla portata delle tensioni tra il comandante in capo, membri della sua amministrazione e i vertici militari del Pentagono . (more...)
Tropical Storm Ophelia Expected To Become A Hurricane Tropical Storm Ophelia Expected To Become A Hurricane
- October 12, 2017

At 5 a.m., the center of the storm was about 725 miles southwest of the Azores. Ireland is set to be faced with 120km/h winds early next week as Hurricane Ophelia makes its way towards us. The storm caused damage estimated at £1 billion and claimed 18 lives. BBC meteorologist Michael Fish famously brushed off reports that "there was a hurricane on the way" just hours before the storm hit. (more...)