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Feds to end protected status for Nicaraguan immigrants Feds to end protected status for Nicaraguan immigrants
- November 07, 2017

The 1998 hurricane killed more than 2,000 people in Nicaragua and caused over $1 billion in damage. Duke, they said, has not made a decision on whether to extend the protections for Haiti and El Salvador, which will expire on January 22 and March 9, respectively. (more...)
Nigerians allegedly sexually abused, murdered at Mediterranean Sea Nigerians allegedly sexually abused, murdered at Mediterranean Sea
- November 07, 2017

BBC reports that majority between the age of 14-18 may have been sexually abused and murdered as they attempted to cross the sea. The BBC also reports that their bodies were now in a Spanish warship - Cantabria - at the sea which is also carrying hundreds of other migrants, including other Nigerian survivors. (more...)
Contributing author available to comment on Climate Science Special Report Contributing author available to comment on Climate Science Special Report
- November 07, 2017

The report, which is required by Congress every four years, was written by scientists from government bodies such as the Environmental Protection Agency and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration . 'This period is now the warmest in the history of modern civilization, ' said the report, available here. The report affirms that climate change is driven nearly entirely by human action, warns of potential sea-level rise as high as eight feet by the year 2100, and enumerates ... (more...)
New Zealand not anxious about mystery wicket: Mitchell Santner New Zealand not anxious about mystery wicket: Mitchell Santner
- November 07, 2017

The Virat Kohli-led India team has been on a roll in recent times but has faced stiff resistance from an enterprising New Zealand , usually known to punch above its weight. "A lot of credit for this must go to Bangar", he said. "When somebody reaches an age beyond 30, then I think all of us are looking to find fault with that over-30 person every time". (more...)
Man arrested after traveling to White House to kill 'all white police' Man arrested after traveling to White House to kill 'all white police'
- November 07, 2017

Charges against Arega are pending. The Secret Service said it was notified about 2:55 p.m.to be on the lookout for Arega, and began searching for him. Monday afternoon, police in Montgomery County, Maryland, alerted the US Secret Service that the man planned to go to Washington with the goal of killing officers at the White House, according to a USSS statement. (more...)
Florida State soccer learns NCAA tournament location, opponent Florida State soccer learns NCAA tournament location, opponent
- November 07, 2017

The South Carolina women's soccer team repeated as SEC regular season champions and now the Gamecocks know who they will be facing in the NCAA Tournament. For the 22nd time, the Virginia field hockey team is heading to the NCAA Tournament. It is the 18th tournament that the Gators have hosted at least one match. (more...)
Conservative Republicans demand special counsel Mueller recuse himself over uranium deal
- November 07, 2017

Republican Representatives Andy Biggs (Ariz.) and Louis Gohmert (Texas) are the first cosponsors on the resolution , though Gaetz is now seeking additional Republican support for the measure. "He must step down immediately", Gaetz said in a statement. Gaetz cites lack of charges in the investigation of "Uranium One" under Mueller's watch as the reason . (more...)
Zach Miller sends heartfelt message to fans, medical staff after awful injury
- November 07, 2017

In between a series of treatment sessions for his body, Hicks flew down to New Orleans and visited teammate Zach Miller , who remains hospitalized after am emergency vascular procedure on his injured left leg on October 29. "There are a lot of heroes in this story, starting with Zach, whose will and tenacity continue to amaze the doctors and nurses", said Dr. Mayer. "I understand the challenges ahead, but the amount of love and support is beyond inspiring". (more...)
Theresa May Reveals She Knows Of Unreported Westminster Sexual Harassment Allegations Theresa May Reveals She Knows Of Unreported Westminster Sexual Harassment Allegations
- November 07, 2017

Allegations have been made against lawmakers in several parties, but the growing scandal is particularly damaging for May who, weakened after losing her Conservatives' majority in June, can not afford to lose any more parliamentary seats, especially when she is trying to negotiate a Brexit deal. (more...)
1m livelihoods to be affected by Nasa boycott -Safaricom dealers 1m livelihoods to be affected by Nasa boycott -Safaricom dealers
- November 07, 2017

The Central Organisation of Trade Unions has appealed to the National Super Alliance (Nasa) to consider its call to supporters to boycott products by some companies, saying the move would hurt workers. Dealers are those who issue out M-Pesa lines and control vast regions, while small outlets are shops where ordinary Kenyans do their M-Pesa transactions. (more...)
Invasion 'only way' to disarm N korea Invasion 'only way' to disarm N korea
- November 07, 2017

Ted Lieu (D-CA) about the escalating conflict. The claim was made in September by a retired Air Force general who said the figure was estimated based on a conventional war scenario and did not include potential use of nuclear weapons. A report by the Congressional Research Service released last month estimates as many as 25 million people on either side of the border, including more than 100,000 US citizens, could be affected by an escalation of a military conflict on the Korean peninsula. (more...)
With stores still closed, TJX continues to pay Puerto Rico employees With stores still closed, TJX continues to pay Puerto Rico employees
- November 07, 2017

In the post, which is written in Spanish, Iván Meléndez - who says he is a father of a Marshalls employee in Puerto Rico - thanked the company for continuing to send paychecks to his son. "Try to help them out because its pretty desperate down there still", said John, another customer. Hurricane Maria made landfall on September 20, bringing devastating winds and rains that wiped out crops, damaged or destroyed 230,000 homes and left the entire island without power. (more...)
Callous Thief Caught On CCTV Stealing Poppy Appeal Tin From Pub Callous Thief Caught On CCTV Stealing Poppy Appeal Tin From Pub
- November 07, 2017

CCTV captured the thief as he brazenly stole from the charity, unhooking the tin from the bar at The Dickens pub in Lancashire and shoving it down his tracksuit bottoms. Police are investigating the incident and told MailOnline that they are appealing for information. A police spokesman said: "Enquiries are ongoing to locate the offender". (more...)
Harrison couple among Texas shooting victims Harrison couple among Texas shooting victims
- November 07, 2017

A couple from Mid-Michigan were among 26 people killed Sunday when a gunman armed with a rifle burst into the sanctuary of a church in Texas and began firing. Haley said funeral arrangements will be announced later this week. It's not known at this time why the Corrigans had traveled to Texas. He ultimately killed 26 people, including eight from a single family, and wounded 20 others. (more...)
Weapons stolen from San Mateo County sergeant's auto, SF police say
- November 07, 2017

Gun, ammo theft from San Mateo deputy's auto in San Francisco's Tenderloin investigatedA bulletproof vest and a jacket with Federal Bureau of Investigation written on the back were also stolen. The theft comes amid the San Francisco murder trial of Jose Ines Garcia Zarate, a Mexican citizen accused of killing Kate Steinle with a gun stolen from a U.S. (more...)
Va School System Websites Hacked; Pro-ISIS Messages Posted
- November 07, 2017

The Gloucester County Sheriff's Office contacted the Federal Bureau of Investigation to make agents aware of the situation. Gloucester County Public Schools has eight schools, including one high school. Clemons said that information is separate from the school website. "Police will be in and out of schools for the entire day and maybe for the entire week and beyond". (more...)
Trump Tells Japan PM to Buy 'Massive Amounts' of US Weapons Trump Tells Japan PM to Buy 'Massive Amounts' of US Weapons
- November 07, 2017

In January, Trump accused Japan of keeping American auto manufacturers out by putting up regulatory barriers and rigging the currency market in favor of its own brands. Japan does not have a standing army, but instead maintains what it calls self-defence forces, under its post-war pacifist constitution which the hawkish Abe has been seeking to revise. (more...)
Bridgewater to be activated Bridgewater to be activated
- November 07, 2017

Just because Bridgewater is activated, however, doesn't mean he will immediately assume the starting role. The 24-year-old, who played his collegiate football at the University of Louisville, was originally selected by the Vikings in the first round (32nd pick overall) of the 2014 NFL Draft. (more...)
Juvenile In Custody For Superior School Threat Juvenile In Custody For Superior School Threat
- November 07, 2017

Dwain Washington. "It is not going to be tolerated". "I guarantee you after this, hopefully he learns his lesson". They say the teen, who was not affiliated with the school, said that he meant the post as a joke and quickly deleted the post from his social media account. (more...)
Emergency crews rush to Sydney school after vehicle crashes into classroom Emergency crews rush to Sydney school after vehicle crashes into classroom
- November 07, 2017

One child is critical, another is in a serious condition. NSW Police said the vehicle left the road and crashed into a classroom in which children were being taught. In breaking news, there are reports of a auto driving into a school in Sydney. Police have confirmed children to be among the injured, and have asked parents who wish to collect their children to do so as the school's entrance. (more...)
At least two police officers injured in Abbotsford, BC, suspect in custody At least two police officers injured in Abbotsford, BC, suspect in custody
- November 07, 2017

He says the caller remained at the scene and blocked the vehicle, but the suspect emerged and began shooting at him. Police officers were called and Rich says after an exchange of gunfire an officer was taken to hospital with serious injuries. (more...)
Costco Wholesale Corporation (NASDAQ:COST) Holdings Boosted by Federated Investors Inc. PA
- November 07, 2017

The institutional investor held 191,240 shares of the computer manufacturing company at the end of 2017Q2, valued at $27.54 million, up from 150,940 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Cadinha & Co. LLC now owns 124,642 shares of the retailer's stock valued at $19,934,000 after acquiring an additional 8,518 shares in the last quarter. (more...)
This dog's ear cyst looks exactly like Donald Trump This dog's ear cyst looks exactly like Donald Trump
- November 07, 2017

Aunt Jaine Pinchen, who runs doggy day care centre The Waggy Warehouse in South Shields, said: "Well, for anyone who's got Donald Trump in their ear, it's going to be painful". "And I swear I looked and zoomed in and out at this photo over 20 times and NEVER saw Donald Trump!" The picture was posted to her Facebook page on her friend's advice, where it was taken from and posted on Twitter . (more...)
The Queen should say sorry for her offshore investments, Jeremy Corbyn suggests The Queen should say sorry for her offshore investments, Jeremy Corbyn suggests
- November 07, 2017

The situation is made worse by revelations her wealth management team have invested in an offshore portfolio", the campaign group said. The leaked documents suggest Lord Ashcroft , who has donated millions to the Tories, had a previously unknown offshore trust which at one point was worth over £300m. (more...)
Russian Lawyer: Trump Jr. Suggested Changing Law For Dirt On Clinton Russian Lawyer: Trump Jr. Suggested Changing Law For Dirt On Clinton
- November 07, 2017

Trump , " Goldstone wrote in an email to Trump Jr. Her June 9, 2016, encounter with Donald Trump Jr ., President Trump's son-in-law, Jared Kushner , and then campaign manager Paul Manafort in NY plays a key role in allegations that the campaign worked with Russian Federation to defeat Clinton. (more...)
James Comey Abandons Anonymity on Twitter
- November 07, 2017

Originally Comey accused the former secretary of state of being "grossly negligent" in handling classified information in a draft dated May 2, 2016, but that was modified to claim that Clinton had been "extremely careless" in a draft dated June 10, 2016. (more...)
NYPD detectives resign following indictment on rape charges involving teen NYPD detectives resign following indictment on rape charges involving teen
- November 07, 2017

Martins and Hall were arraigned last week on a total of 50 charges, including first-degree rape, first-degree criminal sexual act and second-degree kidnapping, the Kings County District Attorney's Office said. Martins allegedly then raped the handcuffed woman in the back seat as Hall drove and watched in the rear-view mirror. There, the officers switched places and Hall forced the teen to perform oral sex on him, prosecutors said. (more...)
Top NZ jockey's pick for Melbourne Cup Top NZ jockey's pick for Melbourne Cup
- November 07, 2017

Dettori has ridden the winners of most of the world's greatest races, but the closest he has come to claiming the Melbourne Cup was his second on Max Dynamite in 2015. "They call me "the trainer", (and) I enjoy it but it depends on what mood I'm in - if I'm in a good mood, I certainly string it along", he said. Joseph O'Brien is double handed in Australian racing's showpiece race with US Army Ranger (stall 22) and Rekindling (stall 4). (more...)
Pauline Hanson will visit Gladstone this afternoon Pauline Hanson will visit Gladstone this afternoon
- November 07, 2017

Earlier on Monday, the One Nation leader grabbed a bottle of bubbly and sprayed the side of her campaign bus before her chief-of-staff James Ashby turned driver and yelled "all aboard". I think everyone has someone to offer. Hanson will conduct a regional tour of the state as the state election campaign enters its second week, speaking to residents about the major issues for them leading into the election. (more...)
Petition filed at Kenya's apex court to challenge Kenyatta's re-election win Petition filed at Kenya's apex court to challenge Kenyatta's re-election win
- November 07, 2017

Despite clear constitutional and electoral laws, which provide the manner, conditions, precedent and timeframe within which presidential elections are to be held, and the Supreme Court order of September 1, Mwau said, the commission deliberately disobeyed the said orders and applicable laws. (more...)

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