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J&K: 2 terrorists, 1 policeman killed in Bandipora encounter
- October 29, 2017

Forces received intelligence inputs about the presence of militants in Mir Mohalla village, a police official told PTI. When the forces were conducting the searches the militants opened fire on them, triggering a gun battle. Reports said that even though the firing was stopped, heavy stone pelting underway in the area. Security personnel had also recovered a grenade, rifle and Pakistani currency from the possession of the killed terrorist. (more...)
Fernando Alonso: Q1 showed McLaren has best auto Fernando Alonso: Q1 showed McLaren has best auto
- October 29, 2017

I did two laps in Q1, both laps were identical times. "Maybe it is the best place to take the penalty and hopefully invest in Brazil and Abu Dhabi with this new engine", added the Spaniard, who expected a complete swap of power unit components. (more...)
Jane Fonda: Weinstein Victims Being Heard Because They're 'Famous and White' Jane Fonda: Weinstein Victims Being Heard Because They're 'Famous and White'
- October 29, 2017

Veteran actor Jane Fonda has said that the reason Harvey Weinstein sexual assault scandal is getting so much attention is because most of his accusers are "famous and white". Fonda called it "ridiculous", while Steinem said plainly: 'Nobody ever said the patriarchy was confined to one [side]'. Additionally, the Twitter boycott that followed Rose McGowan's temporary ban from the platform-after a series of posts about Weinstein-was similarly criticized for targeting white women only: as ... (more...)
Wisconsin governor signs anti-boycott Israel order Wisconsin governor signs anti-boycott Israel order
- October 29, 2017

The three Palestinian communities that would be kicked out of the Jerusalem municipality are Anata, Shufat refugee camp and Kufr Aqab. As of October 25, the bill has earned the support of 50 senators, from both parties, including most of the top recipients of donations from the pro-Israel lobby, which donated over $26 million to members of congress ahead of 2016 elections, with a relative majority of funds going to the democratic party. (more...)
Roger Stone's Twitter account has been suspended after Trump-Russia meltdown Roger Stone's Twitter account has been suspended after Trump-Russia meltdown
- October 29, 2017

Even so, several screenshots of his meltdown have been taken and stored for posterity. However, a source with direct knowledge of the situation told THR the suspension is permanent . Roger Stone , the longtime Trump ally and a divisive figure in politics since the Nixon era, was suspended from Twitter shortly after blasting CNN reporters on the social platform. (more...)
Oggi saranno desecretati i file su assassinio Kennedy Oggi saranno desecretati i file su assassinio Kennedy
- October 29, 2017

In particolare gli storici sperano si possa fare maggiormente luce sul misterioso viaggio che Oswald fece a Mexico City alcune settimane prima dell'assassinio . Tra le rivelazioni principali citate dalla Cnn , che ne dà notizia, figura il complotto Cia-mafia su Castro: da un documento del 1975 della Commissione Rockfeller sul ruolo svolto dalla Cia negli assassini compiuti all'estero risulta che furono intrapresi piani per assassinare Castro all'inizio dell'amministrazione Kennedy . (more...)
NC State's attempt to catch Notre Dame offside turns into pick-six NC State's attempt to catch Notre Dame offside turns into pick-six
- October 29, 2017

The Irish led by a score of 21-14 and outperformed NC State with 136-20 rushing yards entering the break. For the No. 14 Wolfpack, a win to take down a contender in the Irish would be a statement that could lift them in or near the top 10. Finley's 313 attempts without an interception is the longest current streak in the nation but only the second-longest in school history behind the 379 in 2008-09 by current Seattle Seahawks QB Russell Wilson. (more...)
House passes $4T budget in step forward for Trump tax plan House passes $4T budget in step forward for Trump tax plan
- October 29, 2017

That change would help Republicans raise tax revenues to help offset tax cuts in the larger proposal, which they are planning to unveil November 1 and review the following week. On Wednesday, House Ways and Means Committee chairman Kevin Brady, R-Texas, suggested his forthcoming tax overhaul plan could force changes to 401 (k) plans and other retirement accounts. (more...)
Tiger Woods Pleads Guilty in Court Tiger Woods Pleads Guilty in Court
- October 28, 2017

Under the plea agreement reached in Palm Beach County , Woods will not serve jail time unless he commits major violations of his probation. Sport24 quoted judge Sandra Bosso-Pardo as saying. His arrest was recorded by an officer's dashcam video and released to the public. The toxicology report also showed the presence of the powerful painkiller hydromorphone, anxiety drug alprazolam (also known as Xanax), sleep drug zolpidem (also known as Ambien) and THC, a chemical component of marijuana. (more...)
Ask Hurriyat whether they are ready to talk or not : Ram Madhav Ask Hurriyat whether they are ready to talk or not : Ram Madhav
- October 28, 2017

The BJP is hoping that it will help in strengthening its base in the troubled Kashmir valley and also aims to improve the situation in the strife-torn region. "Everybody should come forward for talks", he said. The Deputy Chief Minister however said that all coalition partners have appreciated the appointment of interlocutor. (more...)
Cuomo rips upstate Republicans over DC tax vote Cuomo rips upstate Republicans over DC tax vote
- October 28, 2017

Cuomo singled out GOP Reps. "Congressmen Reed and Collins have been derelict in their duty to represent the New Yorkers who sent them to Washington", said in a statement after the vote. "Apparently, Cuomo has forgotten that the American Revolution was fought over high imperial taxes", Collins said. "It's time for King Andrew to take a long, hard look at this state's spending and provide real tax relief to the hard working families in Western New York". (more...)
Atletico Madrid concede late in disappointing draw with Villarreal Atletico Madrid concede late in disappointing draw with Villarreal
- October 28, 2017

After this victory, Valencia holds the second position of La Liga table with 24 points, one point behind leader Barcelona, which will visit Athletic Bilbao later on Saturday. However, Alaves undid all their good work early in the second period with a moment of madness from defender Rodrigo Ely as he handled a cross inside his own box on 66 minutes. (more...)
Fatal crash closes portion of New Brighton road Fatal crash closes portion of New Brighton road
- October 28, 2017

Some of Minnesota's roads became a slick, white danger zone with an early snowstorm leading to the deaths of at least three people in auto crashes. A person in one vehicle was killed, authorities said. There were crashes in many other areas of the state, most of which were thought to be weather related. On Thursday, a pedestrian crossing a highway was killed when he was hit by a vehicle in Arden Hills. (more...)
Human remains found in Freeport-Merrick woods, police say Human remains found in Freeport-Merrick woods, police say
- October 28, 2017

The Nassau County Police Department confirmed human remains were found in a wooded area in Freeport, Long Island. Officials also announced that 58 arrests of gang members have been made since Thursday night due to increased enforcement. (more...)
Congress encouraging separatism in Kashmir: Jaitley reacts to Chidambaram's remarks Congress encouraging separatism in Kashmir: Jaitley reacts to Chidambaram's remarks
- October 28, 2017

Union finance minister Arun Jaitley reacted sharply to P Chidambaram's remarks on autonomy to Jammu and Kashmir by saying that the Congress is deceiving the country, itself by encouraging separatism in Jammu and Kashmir. The veteran Congress leader had expressed his opinion on the Jammu and Kashmir's autonomy issues several times this year. Serious issue whether statement that has come from a prominent Cong leader is Congress' official stand or not? In July, he had asserted that the only way ... (more...)
Iraq dismisses Kurdish offer to 'freeze' independence vote Iraq dismisses Kurdish offer to 'freeze' independence vote
- October 28, 2017

Speaking from the Iranian capital of Tehran, Haider al-Abadi said the Kurdistan Regional Government, which administers the semi-autonomous Kurdish region in northern Iraq, must comply with the country's constitution. Speaking in Geneva on Thursday, Tillerson said he was "disappointed that the parties have been unable to reach an entirely peaceful resolution" and that he had encouraged Abadi to accept the KRG "overtures for talks on the basis of the Iraqi constitution". (more...)
Sushma to aid of Indians overseas who lost passports Sushma to aid of Indians overseas who lost passports
- October 28, 2017

Swaraj was quick in helping her as she posted: "Indian Embassy in Malaysia: This is an emergency case. Pls open the Embassy and help the Indian family @hcikl", the minister said in a tweet. She has also helped Many Pakistani nationals obtain medical visas for treatment in India. However, earlier Awami League general secretary and Road Transport Minister Obaidul Quader said at an event that jealous of the praise she had received over the Rohingya issue worldwide, “local and global interests ... (more...)
Diwali Milan Samaroh: PM thanks media for Swachh Bharat Mission's success Diwali Milan Samaroh: PM thanks media for Swachh Bharat Mission's success
- October 28, 2017

The PM said there wasn't as much awareness among the people about internal democracy in political parties, as there was on issues such as political funding. Modi also said that the country has witnessed the positive role played by media in making the Swach Bharat Mission a success. But when it comes to Swachh Bharat Abhiyan, all are on the same page. (more...)
Fortune Brands Home & Security, Inc. (FBHS)- Stocks Retreating on New Performance Evolution
- October 28, 2017

The stock has "Hold" rating by KeyBanc Capital Markets on Tuesday, October 24. The firm has "Hold" rating by Jefferies given on Wednesday, October 18. The institutional investor owned 249,591 shares of the company's stock after selling 287,163 shares during the period. About 330,219 shares traded. Zacks Investment Research lowered Fortune Brands Home & Security from a "hold" rating to a "sell" rating in a research note on Tuesday, October 3rd. (more...)
North Carolina State vs. Notre Dame North Carolina State vs. Notre Dame
- October 28, 2017

The North Carolina State Wolfpack has an incredible performance to show for this season. Not one that many thought could have national championship implications before the season started. His last such toss came versus Miami on November 19, 2016. In his 248 attempts this season, Finley has 172 completions (69.4 percent) for 1,968 yards and 11 touchdowns. (more...)
Dispose of unwanted prescription drugs Saturday Dispose of unwanted prescription drugs Saturday
- October 28, 2017

The bags were distributed to more than 40 agencies and individuals in Missoula County. What do you do with expired prescription drugs? Darren Hooker is chief of the Ruidoso Police Department. East St. Unused drugs that are flushed into toilets or thrown into the garbage also are environmental hazards, as they contaminate the water supply, according to the release. (more...)
Synopsys, Inc. (SNPS) Shares Sold by Fmr LLC
- October 28, 2017

Given the stock's recent action, it seemed like a good time to take a closer look at the company's recent data. The stock increased 0.44% or $0.38 on October 27, reaching $87.19. Shares for $18.75M were sold by DE GEUS AART on Friday, May 19. Currently Analysts have a mean recommendation of 1.90 on the shares. (NASDAQ: SNPS ) shares. (more...)
'Time is running out': Vote on same sex marriage today 'Time is running out': Vote on same sex marriage today
- October 28, 2017

The ABS has estimated that 74.5 per cent of Australians have returned their ballot. The survey results will be published on the ABS website on November 15. "We'd like to ensure we have the highest participation rate possible for this voluntary survey", he said. Voting envelopes distributed for Australia's landmark gay marriage poll are being returned with razors and lumps of dirt inside. (more...)
Canalys: India overtakes United States to become second largest smartphone market
- October 28, 2017

Tarun Pathak, associate director (mobile device and ecosystem) of Counterpoint Research, said that the credit for the success of the Xiaomi brand in India can be given to the fact that the mid-segment segment (around Rs 10,000) started. (more...)
Things to watch, as No. 13 Tech squares off against Duke Things to watch, as No. 13 Tech squares off against Duke
- October 28, 2017

The Hokies are 2-1 in conference and most probably winning this game against the Blue Devils. The Blue Devils routed Central Missouri 87-47 in 2014, but got a challenge from Drury a year earlier. CB Mark Gilbert leads the team with four picks. They are second in the ACC with 23 sacks. No player can take this game lightly. Tech's defense has held four opponents to 10 or fewer points, with shutouts against DE and Old Dominion. (more...)
Buhari meets six APC northern governors Buhari meets six APC northern governors
- October 28, 2017

Halfway through the journey of change, these supporters believe that a lot can still be done to galvanize support for President Buhari ahead of 2019, while shaking up the system to allow for dividends of democracy. "Now that Nigerians have continued to show love for Mr. President , l believe that we are going to achieve those things that we set for ourselves at the moment". (more...)
Dem governors push back against GOP tax reform plan
- October 28, 2017

The seven other GOP congressmen and women in NY voted against the budget measure, saying they are opposed to getting rid of the state and local tax deduction. "I think it's modern-day treason against the state", Cuomo said. "I don't know whether that's the reason, but they've all fallen in line". "A bunch of hypocrites standing for the 1 percent millionaires and billionaires that are funding their campaigns and their run for president". (more...)
Somalia: Twin vehicle bomb blasts rock Mogadishu Somalia: Twin vehicle bomb blasts rock Mogadishu
- October 28, 2017

Ahmed Hassan, a Somali Police confirmed to GO that a second vehicle bomb exploded in the same area as the ambulances were on the scene and evacuating the wounded to nearby hospitals for treatment. Mogadishu is often a target for al Shabaab, an terrorist organisation affiliated with al Qaeda. There was no immediate claim of responsibility for the twin auto bomb blasts which took place as Somali leaders are expected to convene a meeting on Sunday, 29th October to discuss the current political ... (more...)
Online bullies target BC victim of Vegas shooting Online bullies target BC victim of Vegas shooting
- October 28, 2017

So little is still known about the motives of gunman Stephen Paddock, and conspiracy theorists have attempted to fill in the gaps to explain why the rampage happened. Taylor Matejka told The Guardian on Thursday that families of victims of the shooting, which happened October 1 at a concert in Las Vegas, are dealing with the most horrific thing they will likely ever experience, yet are being met with hate and anger online. (more...)
When do the clocks go back? When do the clocks go back?
- October 28, 2017

The idea was originally thought up by Benjamin Franklin in 1784, though it was not formally introduced in the United Kingdom for another 132 years. A man called William Willett wrote a whole pamphlet about it in 1907 called "The Waste of Daylight" about how people wasted valuable hours of light during the summer. (more...)

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