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Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis Will Seek Re-Election In 2018 Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis Will Seek Re-Election In 2018
- November 08, 2017

Last month Davis traveled to Romania to try to convince lawmakers to ban same-sex marriage. Davis' case in 2015 drew hundreds of protesters and supporters to her office in Morehead, in rural eastern Kentucky. Rowan County Democratic party officials could not be reached for comment. No Democrat has stepped forward to challenge her for next year's election. (more...)
Canadian Mounties say kidnapping of family preceded crash with 5 naked suspects Canadian Mounties say kidnapping of family preceded crash with 5 naked suspects
- November 08, 2017

The woman also escaped with the baby a few minutes later. The release states that a passerby offered the man, woman and the baby assistance in his truck. According to Environment Canada , the temperature Monday morning at nearby Edmonton International Airport was -12 C with a wind chill of -18. Three adults among the suspects remained in custody facing charges of kidnapping and resisting arrest, police said. (more...)
What are the Paradise Papers? What are the Paradise Papers?
- November 08, 2017

If an Irish company spent $15 billion on such rights it could claim a $1 billion tax deduction annually for 15 years. Apple moved to Jersey two of its key subsidiaries, Apple Sales International and Apple Operations International, while another structure, Apple Operations Ireland, became resident in Ireland. (more...)
Mom says teacher threatened 'to put a bullet' in her son's head Mom says teacher threatened 'to put a bullet' in her son's head
- November 08, 2017

Though the school's assistant principal reached out to Carr last Thursday to inform her of what happened, Carr didn't get the full picture until her son gave her an explanation and later showed her the video of Hagan's extremely inappropriate behavior. (more...)
Dem Congresswoman's Chief of Staff Stands Accused of Sexual Harassment Dem Congresswoman's Chief of Staff Stands Accused of Sexual Harassment
- November 08, 2017

All three staffers who spoke to Politico are women, and all three say they spoke to Lawrence about his inappropriate behavior. But Lawrence's former staffers told Politico the congresswoman brushed off their complaints about her chief of staff's behavior. (more...)
Over 30 delegations meet interlocutor Dineshwar Sharma in Kashmir Over 30 delegations meet interlocutor Dineshwar Sharma in Kashmir
- November 08, 2017

Jammu and Kashmir Pradesh Congress Committee (JKPCC) is understood not to have received any formal invitation from Sharma till late on Tuesday night even as the party's State President Ghulam Ahmad Mir is travelling to Srinagar from Jammu in the afternoon on Wednesday to discuss the issue with his senior colleagues. (more...)
MA becomes first state to ban bump stocks MA becomes first state to ban bump stocks
- November 08, 2017

Gov. Karyn Polito signed a ban on bump stocks and trigger cranks into law. The Democratic-controlled Legislature gave final approval to the measure on Thursday. The move makes it illegal to buy, sell or offer to sell bump stocks, effective immediately, according to the governor's office. The Gun Owners' Action League, the state's NRA affiliate, characterized the rushed prohibition over the weekend as "one of the most disappointing chapters in the history of the MA legislature". (more...)
Another Saudi prince dies under mysterious circumstances Another Saudi prince dies under mysterious circumstances
- November 07, 2017

The rumours of his death began doing the rounds after few verified accounts including the one of former Federal Bureau of Investigation special agent Ali H. He also said that the prince was arrested prior to his death, and the rumors suggest that he died in a gunfight. The most-repeated version of the rumor has the prince dying either in police custody or while officers were attempting to place him under arrest. (more...)
Maduro's allies strip leading Venezuela opponent of immunity Maduro's allies strip leading Venezuela opponent of immunity
- November 07, 2017

Guevara, who has not yet filed for asylum, had fled to the Chilean embassy in Caracas on Saturday. "By attempting to strip the democratically elected National Assembly's Vice President and opposition leader Freddy Guevara of his parliamentary immunity and barring him from leaving the country, the regime is pursuing yet another extreme measure to close the democratic space in Venezuela, criminalize dissent and control information", U.S. (more...)
Don Jr. May Be Sweating as Russian Lawyer Offers to Talk Don Jr. May Be Sweating as Russian Lawyer Offers to Talk
- November 07, 2017

The Bloomberg reporters interviewed the Russian lawyer, Natalia Veselnitskaya , in Moscow for 2 1/2 hours. Russian president Vladimir Putin responded to the Obama-era sanctions by banning the adoptions of Russian children by US citizens, which Trump Jr. (more...)
N. Korean Defectors in China Face Deportation N. Korean Defectors in China Face Deportation
- November 07, 2017

Most disturbingly, witness accounts from 21 defectors who used to live in the affected territory point to radiation-related deformities among babies. "It was hard to put up with discrimination from South Koreans when I came from North Korea", Kim Dan-bi, a 26-year-old defector, tells Yonhap News Agency. (more...)
Shocking moment woman steals money from Uber driver's tip jar Shocking moment woman steals money from Uber driver's tip jar
- November 07, 2017

During the video, which runs for about two minutes, there is no suggestion whatsoever that the woman, who is wearing a bra and skirt, is about to make off with the money and she doesn't even appear to glance down at the waiting dollar bills. (more...)
Charges dropped against activist who laughed during Jeff Sessions' confirmation hearing Charges dropped against activist who laughed during Jeff Sessions' confirmation hearing
- November 07, 2017

The DOJ on Monday entered a nolle prosequi filing in the case of Desiree Fairooz, a Code Pink protester charged with disorderly conduct stemming from her arrest in January after she laughed at a Sessions comment during his Senate confirmation hearing. (more...)
Aldi brings back Kevin the Carrot for Christmas campaign Aldi brings back Kevin the Carrot for Christmas campaign
- November 07, 2017

In the dining vehicle he spots the carrot of his dreams, Katie, across the far end of a banqueting table featuring a festive feast of Aldi products. The advert sees Kevin fearless the dangers of the dinner table including flying Champagne corks, precarious cheese towers and being shot by peas for the chance to speak to Katie. (more...)
Winnipeg teen arrested for sharing sexual photos online
- November 07, 2017

She said the images had been taken about one month earlier. "Whether it's one image or whether it's four images, we all know that as soon as that image is uploaded it can be shared hundreds of times within minutes". Police then arrested the 17-year-old boy on November 6 and charged him with distributing an intimate image without consent. "We are seeing several of those cases", Skrabek said. (more...)
Dad, step-mom charged after malnourished six-year-old dies
- November 07, 2017

Police were called to a hospital in Jerseyville last Friday after the boy died from extreme malnourishment. Charged in the case are Michael Roberts, the father, and stepmother Georgena Roberts, both 42, according to documents from the Jersey County State's Attorney. (more...)
Zanu PF Expels Mnangagwa Allies As Grace Mugabe Eyes Zimbabwe VP Post Zanu PF Expels Mnangagwa Allies As Grace Mugabe Eyes Zimbabwe VP Post
- November 07, 2017

The sources indicated that at least 20 members have been listed for dismissal allegedly for working with Mnangagwa against First Lady Grace Mugabe and President Robert Mugabe. Addressing members of indigenous church groups at a rally in the capital, Harare, on Sunday, Mrs Mugabe said: "The snake must be hit on the head". Chinamasa, fellow cabinet ministers Oppah Muchinguri, Chris Mushohwe and 36 other party members and officials were accused of being Mnangagwa allies who were disrespectful ... (more...)
Donna Brazile: Death of Seth Rich Made Me Fear For My Life Donna Brazile: Death of Seth Rich Made Me Fear For My Life
- November 07, 2017

Brazile said she had asked about the DNC's funding of Fusion GPS on November 4, 2016 - four days before Election Day. Former DNC chairwoman Donna Brazile said on Tuesday that she was told just before the election that she "did not need to know" about the infamous Steele dossier project financed by the DNC and Hillary Clinton campaign. (more...)
In Japan, Trump pushes new trade deal, mourns Texas shooting In Japan, Trump pushes new trade deal, mourns Texas shooting
- November 07, 2017

Watching from the rear is U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson. Trump was at Tokyo's Imperial Palace for a greeting with Japan's 83-year-old Emperor Akihito before settling down for meetings and lunch with Abe, who has become Trump's closest partner in Asia as he confronts an increasingly hostile North Korea. (more...)
Musician named Devin Patrick gets hate messages meant for accused Texas shooter Musician named Devin Patrick gets hate messages meant for accused Texas shooter
- November 07, 2017

Reports say Kelley was found with both a gunshot wound from the neighbor and one that was self-inflicted. "Until we have an approval, we can not and we will not transfer a firearm to a person", he said , adding that Kelley would not have passed a background check in Colorado if his convictions had been entered. (more...)
New surveillance video shows Sherri Papini running after release New surveillance video shows Sherri Papini running after release
- November 07, 2017

Papini, then 34, attracted national attention after she disappeared near her home in Mountain Gate on November 2, 2016. Authorities said the video shows Papini walking in the area of Highway 99W and Interstate 5 northbound interchange. Sheriff's officials said in an earlier press release Papini "appeared battered and bruised, her hair had been cut to shoulder length and she had a brand on her right shoulder". (more...)
Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul recovering from 5 broken ribs Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul recovering from 5 broken ribs
- November 07, 2017

The precise provenance of the dispute was still a matter of disagreement Monday. Police had initially said that Paul sustained minor injuries , and as The Washington Post's Ed O'Keefe writes, the severity of those injuries could lead to felony charges against Boucher, rather than the current misdemeanor charge. (more...)
SC shooting - University placed on LOCKDOWN as gunman on the run SC shooting - University placed on LOCKDOWN as gunman on the run
- November 07, 2017

An alert was sent to students that the shots possibly came from near the campus library and a nearby apartment complex. The person who was shot was not a student and suffered non-life-threatening injuries, said Tammy E. "We are not sure where he is and that's why there's a campus lockdown", the officer said. There is said to be an active shooter situation near the University of SC, with one person believed to have been shot. (more...)
New Jersey Gov. Christie says election not about him New Jersey Gov. Christie says election not about him
- November 07, 2017

Polls are open around the state until 8 p.m. According to the poll, likely voters in New Jersey support Murphy 53 percent compared to Guadagno at 41 percent. It's the day before the election and it seemingly looks like Democratic candidate Phil Murphy will be New Jersey's next governor. Voters in New Jersey are also choosing lawmakers in the state Legislature and voting on two ballot questions. (more...)
$0.83 EPS Expected for Envision Healthcare Corporation (EVHC)
- November 07, 2017

Other large investors have also recently bought and sold shares of the company. Shares of Envision Healthcare Corporation ( EVHC ) traded down $0.19 during trading hours on Thursday, reaching $26.85. TRADEMARK VIOLATION WARNING: "Stock Traders Buy High Volume of Envision Healthcare Corporation Put Options ( EVHC )" was originally published by Week Herald and is the property of of Week Herald. (more...)
Last day for Australia's same sex marriage survey Last day for Australia's same sex marriage survey
- November 07, 2017

However, more voters over the age of 55 reveal they've voted in the survey (94%) than people under the age of 35, at 80%. Also out today is the latest Essential poll by the Guardian , which has the Yes vote bumped up by 4% in the last fortnight to 64% against the No's 31% (5% chose not to answer). (more...)
Irish Referee Joy Neville Will Make History Next Month Irish Referee Joy Neville Will Make History Next Month
- November 07, 2017

The former Ireland worldwide back row, who won 70 caps for her country including a Six Nations Grand Slam in 2013, will go into the record books when she takes charge of the Challenge Cup , round four fixture between Bordeaux-B├Ęgles and Enisei-STM on December 15. (more...)
Ferozepur: 10 Killed as Punjab Roadways Bus Collides With Truck
- November 07, 2017

Poor visibility in the area caused the head-on collision, a police officer said. The accident took place at village, Kari Kalan, on the Ferozepur-Fazilka highway in the district. The government has directed the district administration to provide free medical treatment to the injured. The spiralling road accident numbers bring to the fore the urgency to expedite the passage of the of the motor vehicle amendment bill that lawmakers have put on hold for the last several years. (more...)
A Democrat Walked Out of Moment of Silence for Texas Shooting Victims A Democrat Walked Out of Moment of Silence for Texas Shooting Victims
- November 07, 2017

Lieu referenced "three of the worst mass shootings in US history" as he called for stricter gun regulation. But I can't do this again. "I myself have taken part in many of them". AR-15 style rifles have been used in many recent mass shootings , including at a country music concert next to the Mandalay Bay resort in Las Vegas, Nevada, (58 dead, hundreds more injured), Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut, (27 dead, many of them young children) and Pulse nightclub in Orlando, ... (more...)
Pa. trooper shot during traffic stop, suspect sought Pa. trooper shot during traffic stop, suspect sought
- November 07, 2017

Early report indicate the the suspect fled but not before being wounded by the Trooper. According to emergency radio dispatches, police are attempting to locate a second occupant of the vehicle. News sources reported a pursuit was initiated South towards Easton Hospital. There is no word on the condition of the trooper at this time. Praying for this trooper and their family. (more...)

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