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National Basketball Association roundup: Schroeder goes down as Hawks lose to Nets National Basketball Association roundup: Schroeder goes down as Hawks lose to Nets
- October 23, 2017

D'Angelo Russell answered a pair of Hawks scores with jumpers at the other end as Brooklyn salted the win away. The loss of Jeremy Lin hurts, but the Nets are lucky to have a player such as Russell at their disposal who can carry the load while he is gone. (more...)
Lowell residents in shock after boy dies in pit bull attack Lowell residents in shock after boy dies in pit bull attack
- October 23, 2017

Reports said a witness allegedly tried to fight off the two dogs, but they did not stop the attack, 7NewsBoston reported. Authorities received a call about the attack at around 6pm and arrived on scene to discover the deceased child, the release states. (more...)
3 sons of slain terrorist still in Marawi 3 sons of slain terrorist still in Marawi
- October 23, 2017

He says troops continue to ask the gunmen to surrender although most are determined to die fighting. "We gave them all the chances to come out, and in fact, some of them did". In a statement, Lorenzana said the teams will be the ones to make assessment of damages brought by the five-month war and will estimate the cost of rehabilitation of the city. (more...)
John Kelly's mistake: He owes an apology to Rep. Frederica Wilson John Kelly's mistake: He owes an apology to Rep. Frederica Wilson
- October 23, 2017

White House Chief of Staff John Kelly painted an emotional narrative of the outreach made in the aftermath of a USA service member's death during Thursday's White House press briefing, a description that came on a week in which President Donald Trump found himself in the midst of a controversy over his alleged comments to the widow of a fallen soldier and claims about former presidents' attempts to reach out. (more...)
Driver involved in vehicle pursuit dies after Battlefords RCMP officer fires Driver involved in vehicle pursuit dies after Battlefords RCMP officer fires
- October 23, 2017

At 9:40 p.m., the driver of that vehicle, 22-year-old Brydon Bryce Whitstone, died en route to a hospital. A woman who was also inside the suspect vehicle was treated for minor injuries, and another officer was briefly treated in hospital. (more...)
Man arrested in Hong Kong for pushing woman onto train track Man arrested in Hong Kong for pushing woman onto train track
- October 23, 2017

The attack happens so quickly that the woman is unable to brace herself for the fall. After she waves to an acquaintance, the 56-year-old man - wearing a beige cap, green shirt and brown pants - walks towards Leung and suddenly pushes her onto the track with his right hand. (more...)
Two rich Italian regions vote for more autonomy - prelim results Two rich Italian regions vote for more autonomy - prelim results
- October 23, 2017

The two regions, governed by the right-wing Northern League, are asking almost 15 million people, out of 60 million Italians, for greater autonomy, not independence as Spain's northeast region of Catalonia did October 1. By noon, turnout was at 21 percent in Veneto - where a total of 50 percent is required for the referendum to be considered valid. Turnout was projected at around 58 percent in Veneto, where support for autonomy is stronger, and just over 40 percent in Lombardy. (more...)
US Women's Soccer Team Routs South Korea In Second Of Two Friendlies US Women's Soccer Team Routs South Korea In Second Of Two Friendlies
- October 23, 2017

Pugh was injured in the USA team's 3-1 victory over South Korea in the first match of the two-game exhibition series on Thursday night in New Orleans. Williams tapped home a cross from Megan Rapinoe for the fifth, and Long stretched the scoring to a half dozen for the ruthless Americans, while Ashlyn Harris preserved the clean sheet in goal. (more...)
Gophers Grind Out 24-17 Win Over Illini Gophers Grind Out 24-17 Win Over Illini
- October 23, 2017

Fleck said McCrary has earned more playing time. IL coach Lovie Smith said during the week that he expected Minnesota to run the ball early and often, and run they did. It allowed the Fighting Illini to stay close throughout the game, despite Minnesota dominating on the ground. The Illini could not recover the ensuing onside kick, however, and Minnesota was able to run out the clock on the game. (more...)
Body found during search for 3-year-old Sherin Mathews Body found during search for 3-year-old Sherin Mathews
- October 23, 2017

Police said Mathews told detectives he directed the girl to stand by a tree near the family's house because she would not drink her milk. After looking around for her, he said he then went inside to do laundry and chose to wait until morning to continue searching or for her to return on her own, police Sergeant Kevin Perlich said. (more...)
Gunman takes staff hostage at Nuneaton bowling alley Gunman takes staff hostage at Nuneaton bowling alley
- October 23, 2017

Bangs and flashes have been reported at the scene, with Sky's Joe Tidy saying around 15 armed officers have been seen running towards the bowling alley. Liam Roberts said: "There was a man holding a gun above his head with a grey beard". Everyone was screaming and shouting, just trying to get out. Chris Turner told ITV News: "The guy literally ran up to the door with a shotgun in his hand, opened the door, told me to "get the f-ing hell out of there" and then he threatened everyone else ... (more...)
Bowe Bergdahl: The US treated me worse than the Taliban Bowe Bergdahl: The US treated me worse than the Taliban
- October 23, 2017

It adds that there are no required outcomes or sentences in any case. "President Trump stands at the pinnacle of an unbroken chain of command that includes key participants in the remaining critical steps of the case", the defense wrote. The misbehavior charge, which carries the maximum sentence of life, is a rare accusation, used when troops flee, surrender or endanger fellow service members through disobedience. (more...)
King, Abbas discuss Palestinian reconciliation agreement King, Abbas discuss Palestinian reconciliation agreement
- October 23, 2017

The official, speaking on the condition of anonymity, reiterated the U.S. demands as United States special envoy Jason Greenblatt returned from meeting with Egyptian officials who helped broker the unity deal in Cairo. Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas (R) meets with Jason Greenblatt, Donald Trump's special representative for worldwide negotiations, in the West Bank city of Ramallah, on March 14, 2017. (more...)
Indonesia's top general denied United States entry despite high-profile invite
- October 23, 2017

The general, who was heading to a defense conference on countering violent extremism at the invitation of US Chairman of Staff General Joseph Dunford, made a decision to postpone his visit until Washington clarifies the matter. The general has visited the US on several occasions, Wuryanto said. Nurmantyo was due to attend a Chiefs of Defense Conference on Countering Violent Extremism Monday and Tuesday in the U.S. (more...)
Child missing in Jacksonville found dead Child missing in Jacksonville found dead
- October 23, 2017

This is a developing story. A Florida Missing Child Alert is canceled after the 3-year-old boy was found dead, Florida Department of Law Enforcement announced on its Twitter account. According to a press release, he was "last seen in the area of the 6500 block of Arlington Road in Jacksonville, who was last seen wearing a black Star Wars Darth Vader t-shirt, black shorts and black and gold shoes". (more...)
Jimmy Carter on Trump Surprising sympathy Jimmy Carter on Trump Surprising sympathy
- October 23, 2017

He said the unwillingness of the American President to take North Korea, which now possesses nuclear warheads. "I told him that I was available if they ever need me", he said. Carter also defended Trump against claims that the current president's aggressive style is souring USA relations with the world. Some Democrats who still suspect that the Republicans stole the last presidential election from Hillary Clinton may not like to read this, but Mr. (more...)
Iraqi seeks clarification from Rosneft about energy deal with Kurdistan region Iraqi seeks clarification from Rosneft about energy deal with Kurdistan region
- October 23, 2017

But after the devastating loss of Kirkuk, Iraqi Kurds have been left disillusioned. The United Nations has expressed concerns about these reports, but the Iraqi government has denied the allegations. United Nations officials have received allegations that 150 houses were burned down and 11 detonated in Tuz Khurmato (55 miles south of Kirkuk), and that Turkmen political party offices in Kirkuk were assaulted. (more...)
Trump didn't remember Sgt. La David T. Johnson's name, but we will Trump didn't remember Sgt. La David T. Johnson's name, but we will
- October 23, 2017

Wilson was among those mourning Johnson at the funeral service. "This is a young woman with child who is grieved to her soul". He said he was incensed that Wilson revealed details of what he deemed to be a "sacred" conversation. The account wrote about assembling "ten good men to help carry out a lynching", adding that they "must have own horse and saddle" but "rope will be provided". (more...)
Mariah Carey Hit for $50k by Burglars Mariah Carey Hit for $50k by Burglars
- October 23, 2017

The pair were first introduced by mutual friend Brett Ratner at the premiere of Hercules in 2014. By 2016, they started shacking. Packer presented her a 37-page pre-nuptial agreement. She was kind, exciting and fun. "Right now, they're not sure if they will stay together". 'Mariah is a woman of substance. The song is the singer's latest festive effort following two Christmas-themed albums - 1994's "Merry Christmas" and 2010's "Merry Christmas II You" - and her iconic hit "All I Want For ... (more...)
(CL) Rating Reiterate by Wells Fargo & Co
- October 23, 2017

Other institutional investors have also recently made changes to their positions in the company. After $0.72 actual EPS reported by Colgate-Palmolive Company for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 1.39% EPS growth. Zacks Investment Research's EPS averages are a mean average based on a survey of analysts that follow Colgate-Palmolive. SunTrust Banks, Inc. now has $85.00 price objective on the stock, up from their previous price objective of $65.00. (more...)
Thorson 1-yard run gives Northwestern 17-10 OT win over Iowa Thorson 1-yard run gives Northwestern 17-10 OT win over Iowa
- October 23, 2017

Wadley also has 15 catches for 258 yards and three touchdowns. Jackson now has 4,732 career yards to pass Anthony Davis (Wisconsin) for eighth place on the Big Ten's all-time rushing list. "Fitz definitely, at the end, called our name and (figuratively) said, 'They've been playing well all game and I feel like they can step up, '" Gaziano said. (more...)
Name of Girard officer fatally shot released; mayor says, 'I am heartbroken' Name of Girard officer fatally shot released; mayor says, 'I am heartbroken'
- October 22, 2017

Police say they spoke briefly with the suspect as they approached the home. The Ohio Attorney General's Office's Ohio Bureau of Criminal Investigation is assisting Girard police with their investigation. BCI Special Agent James Ciotti said everything seemed fine when the officers arrived, but as they went to the door the suspect opened fire and shot officer Leo in the chest. (more...)
Approaching typhoon brings heavy rain, wind to election-day Japan Approaching typhoon brings heavy rain, wind to election-day Japan
- October 22, 2017

The raging typoon is so strong that its cloud field is actually bigger than the land size of Japan, according to meteorologist Haley Brink. And a 70-year-old man was found dead after he dived into the sea to grab a rope from another vessel as he attempted to escape from his troubled boat, a coastguard told AFP. (more...)
Newell Brands Inc. (NWL) Sees 52-Week Low
- October 22, 2017

The stock increased 0.18% or $0.22 on October 20, reaching $122.74. In related news, CEO Michael B. Polk bought 5,000 shares of the company's stock in a transaction on Wednesday, September 13th. Therefore 76% are positive. Also, Director Scott S. Cowen acquired 2,000 shares of the stock in a transaction on Monday, September 11th. The correct version of this report can be accessed at ... (more...)
Man's attempt to molest woman caught on camera in Kozhikode Man's attempt to molest woman caught on camera in Kozhikode
- October 22, 2017

When she is completely down to the ground, he grabs her tightly, just before running away from her.The incident took place on October 18 around 3 pm. Man caught molesting a woman in broad day light in Kerala . A CCTV installed on the way captured the visuals of the attack which was circulated in social media. Nadakkavu circle inspector T K Ashraf said the police have identified the accused have been arrested. (more...)
Carter volunteers to help solve tensions with North Korea Carter volunteers to help solve tensions with North Korea
- October 22, 2017

On North Korea, the 93-year-old former leader appeared to offer his services if needed for negotiations. "Russia's coming back and India and China are coming forward". "I think the media have been harder on Trump than any other president certainly that I've known about", Carter told the Times. Carter also flew to North Korea in 1994 over the objections of President Bill Clinton and made a deal with Kim Il-sung to help prevent a nuclear confrontation. (more...)
Rangers beat Predators 4-2 to snap a 5-game skid Rangers beat Predators 4-2 to snap a 5-game skid
- October 22, 2017

By generating very little offense for the final two periods, the Blueshirts held on for dear life as one of last year's Stanley Cup-finalists pressured for the game-tying goal. They trimmed that second two-goal lead again. Patrick Maroon scored in the second period, and Talbot stopped 22 shots for the Oilers. The Predators had 16 shots after 40 minutes; the Rangers - with coach Alain Vigneault again deploying 11 forwards and seven defensemen rather than the standard 12-6 - just 12. (more...)
Rani Mukerji's father Ram Mukherjee dies at 84 Rani Mukerji's father Ram Mukherjee dies at 84
- October 22, 2017

Ram Mukerji was one of the founders of Filmalaya Studios in Mumbai and is most known for his films Hum Hindustani (1960) and Leader (1964), starring Dilip Kumar and Vyjayanthimala. Mukherji's performance met with unanimous acclaim; Empire called the performance "astonishing", Filmfare included her work in their listing of Indian cinema's "80 Most Iconic performances" and wrote, "Rani has left an indelible mark with this role that usually comes once in a lifetime for most". (more...)
Terrorists kill a woman, injure another in south Kashmir's Pulwama Terrorists kill a woman, injure another in south Kashmir's Pulwama
- October 22, 2017

Yasmeena was the daughter of Ghulam Rasool Bhat, a resident of Khonmoh. He was not present at his residence at the time of the unfortunate incident. Ashraf happens to be a close aide of MLA Mushtaq Ahmad Shah, who is zonal president of the PDP. (more...)
Sushma Swaraj leaves for Bangladesh, Rohingya crisis top on agenda Sushma Swaraj leaves for Bangladesh, Rohingya crisis top on agenda
- October 22, 2017

Before leaving Dhaka on Monday afternoon, she will inaugurate India-funded 15 development projects, covering sectors such as education, healthcare, IT, water supply and social welfare, from the India's new chancery premise. Islamabad branded the meeting between the minister and newly-posted envoy as "customary", by stating that "Mr. Sohail Mahmood has recently assumed office as Pakistan's new High Commissioner to India". (more...)

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