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Trump adviser Stephen Miller interviewed in Mueller probe Trump adviser Stephen Miller interviewed in Mueller probe
- November 12, 2017

Miller is the aide credited with writing many of Trump's most controversial speeches and helping to craft the parts of the presidential agenda most hostile to immigrants. Miller has been with Trump since January 2016, when he left his job as Jeff Sessions' Senate communications director. In his testimony, he told the Federal Bureau of Investigation that he had been in contact with an unnamed London-based "professor", who had allegedly claimed to have damaging information on then-Democratic ... (more...)
PH counts on China's 'commitment' to sea code talks PH counts on China's 'commitment' to sea code talks
- November 12, 2017

President Quang said Vietnam believed in handling disputes on the South China Sea through peaceful negotiations and on the basis of global laws - which Vietnam says nullify China's claims. mediation involves all the claimants and nonclaimants", Philippine Foreign Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano told reporters. Trump was expected to arrive in the Philippines at around 5 p.m. (more...)
Geraldo Rivera: Hannity's Roy Moore Interview Accidentally Ended the Alabama Judge's Career Geraldo Rivera: Hannity's Roy Moore Interview Accidentally Ended the Alabama Judge's Career
- November 12, 2017

Trump, who has been traveling in Asia, said he's been too busy reading documents and hasn't had time to catch up on television news coverage about Moore. "I don't know if she has the authority to change the election in mid-stream", Merrill said. Moore was not Trump's preferred candidate. Luther Strange who lost to Moore in the primary, could run a write-in campaign. (more...)
London Mayor Sadiq Khan calls on Boris Johnson to resign London Mayor Sadiq Khan calls on Boris Johnson to resign
- November 12, 2017

He claimed there was an "effort to shift the blame away from those who are really at fault here, and that is the Iranian regime". Johnson is under pressure over comments made about Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe, a British Iranian woman being detained in an Iranian prison. (more...)
Someone pinned angry note on ambulance 'blocking drive' during a 999 call Someone pinned angry note on ambulance 'blocking drive' during a 999 call
- November 12, 2017

Medics from West Midlands Ambulance Service were desperately to the badly ill patient inside the vehicle when they heard someone banging on the door. That's an awesome amount of ridiculousness/stupidity wrapped up with a bow selfishness!' Another wrote: "Unfortunately there are some very selfish people in this world if are more anxious about their drives, than others lives [sic]". (more...)
Chitrakoot Assembly bypoll: Congress candidate Nilanshu Chaturvedi wins by over 14000 votes Chitrakoot Assembly bypoll: Congress candidate Nilanshu Chaturvedi wins by over 14000 votes
- November 12, 2017

The election was called after the death of Chitrakoot's Congress legislator Prem Singh. Mr Singh had won the assembly constituency, bordering Uttar Pradesh, in the 1998, 2003 and 2013 elections. Summary: The entire government machinery was deployed by the ruling party in the seat but people voted for the Congress party. Nilanshu Chaturvedi got 68,810 votes while Shankar Dayal Tripathi got 52,677 votes in the crucial bye-election. (more...)
Kerala: RSS worker stabbed to death in Thrissur, BJP suspects CPM role Kerala: RSS worker stabbed to death in Thrissur, BJP suspects CPM role
- November 12, 2017

Although the severely injured RSS worker was rushed to a private hospital, he subsequently succumbed to his wounds. Anand, who is an accused in the murder of CPM activist Fasil four years ago, was granted bail recently. The RSS-BJP called a shutdown on Monday in temple town Guruvayur in protest. The political killings involving the CPM and the BJP-RSS workers have dominated political discourse in the state since the CPM-led Left Democratic Front government assumed office in May a year ago. (more...)
Japanese PM Shinzo Abe takes a tumble on a golf course Japanese PM Shinzo Abe takes a tumble on a golf course
- November 12, 2017

President Donald Trump and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe hit the golf course this week, during Trumper's tour of Asia. Japan and the Philippines are known to have one of the closest partnerships in the region, with Tokyo helping Manila build its first ever subway system and supporting the peace process with Muslim rebels. (more...)
Showers possible Sunday evening Showers possible Sunday evening
- November 12, 2017

A few rain or snow showers are possible as a result, with the best chance of a wintry mix from the Lehigh Valley points north with plain rain showers more likely farther south and east. Moisture appears to be rather limited with this system, but at this stage in the forecast, I would plan on the possibility of a passing shower or thunderstorm Friday evening. (more...)
Girl critical after Perth drag race crash Girl critical after Perth drag race crash
- November 12, 2017

The young girl was injured during a junior event at the venue. The girl received life threatening injuries and was conveyed to Rockingham Hospital before being transferred to Princess Margaret Hospital. "Everyone at the Australian National Drag Racing Association extends its honest and deepest condolences to Anita's family, friends and the wider drag racing community at this tragic time". (more...)
Iraqi military finds mass grave in Hawija Iraqi military finds mass grave in Hawija
- November 12, 2017

Some of the bodies wore civilian clothes, while others were dressed in jumpsuits the Islamic State gave to prisoners condemned to death. Iraqi forces along with the Iranian-backed Shia Hashd al-Shaabi militia, and with the support of Kurdish Peshmerga Forces, launched an offensive in late September, three years after it was overrun, and retook the city at the beginning of October. (more...)
Japan PM Abe says welcomes broad agreement on TPP trade deal
- November 12, 2017

Initial reports from the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation ( APEC) Summit that were released this morning saying that an agreement had been reached about how to proceed with the 11-nation Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) have since been refuted by the Canadian trade minister. (more...)
Kentucky sophomore RB Benny Snell already setting school rushing records Kentucky sophomore RB Benny Snell already setting school rushing records
- November 12, 2017

He is the only back in school history to have five 100-yard rushing games in consecutive seasons. With his third touchdown, he's now the all-time leader in rushing touchdowns for the Wildcats. Kentucky running back Benny Snell made more history Saturday. The Commodores scored on back-to-back drives with Shurmur's 14-yard run and a 17-yard pass to Kalija Lipscomb, but Kentucky had responses for both Vanderbilt scores to keep a comfortable lead. (more...)
Supreme Court quashes AIFF's demand for stay on High Court order Supreme Court quashes AIFF's demand for stay on High Court order
- November 12, 2017

They have been tasked with formulating the AIFF constitution within eight weeks. The Supreme Court refused to stay the Delhi High Court that quashed the election of All India Football Federation's office bearers, including that of president that was held by Praful Patel. (more...)
Crucial LDF meet begins: will Thomas Chandy be asked to resign? Crucial LDF meet begins: will Thomas Chandy be asked to resign?
- November 12, 2017

He also denied reports that Chandy had offered to quit in the wake of controversies. The trigger for Mr Chandy's premature end was the allegation of encroachment and paddy conversion by his own party men, and Alappuzha district collector T V Anupama's report nailing violations of Kerala Land Utilization Order 1967 and Kerala Conservation of Paddy Land and Wetland Act 2008 by Water World Tourism Company Pvt Ltd, which runs Lake Palace Resort. (more...)
Bhopal gang rape: Hospital says act done with victim's 'consent' Bhopal gang rape: Hospital says act done with victim's 'consent'
- November 12, 2017

Earlier on Friday, DGP R K Shukla asked the SIT looking into the case to submit its report at the earliest, even as the administration served showcause notices on two women doctors - Khushbhu Gajbhiye and Sanyogita - over the junked medical report . (more...)
Gameday: Warriors Without Key Veteran Vs Young 76ers
- November 12, 2017

Simmons had nine points, five assists and five rebounds in the first half, demonstrating how the Warriors shut him down in the final two quarters. The Warriors stumbled out of the gates, but have since found their footing en route to a 9-3 record - and a spot back (tied) atop the Western Conference. (more...)
Macron Says France Disagrees with Saudi Arabia on Iran Macron Says France Disagrees with Saudi Arabia on Iran
- November 12, 2017

The French head of state, who was wrapping up a two-day visit to the United Arab Emirates, also announced a surprise visit to Saudi Arabia in his presser. Iran denies the charges and blames the conflict on Riyadh. USA officials also accuse Tehran of supporting extremists and terrorists in the region. (more...)
Massachusetts State Police Superintendent Retires Amid Criticism Of Altered Report Massachusetts State Police Superintendent Retires Amid Criticism Of Altered Report
- November 12, 2017

A lawsuit filed November 7 by Trooper Ryan Sceviour alleges supervisors forced Sceviour to edit an arrest report involving Alli Bibaud, the daughter of Judge Timothy Bibaud. After McKeon announced his retirement, Baker said he believes the Colonel made a mistake. Worcester District Attorney Joseph Early's spokesman Paul Jarvey yesterday denied anyone from the office asked McKeon to alter the report. (more...)
Instagram is Testing a New Hashtag Following Feature Instagram is Testing a New Hashtag Following Feature
- November 12, 2017

The feature was first spotted by Pippa Akram , or @ Social_pip , who posted a screenshot of it to Twitter, the Next Web reports. Sometimes, you don't want to keep up with individual people on Instagram as you do a trending topic - say, the latest in tech (we're slightly biased here) or a big protest. (more...)
Liverpool star reportedly agrees personal terms with Barcelona Liverpool star reportedly agrees personal terms with Barcelona
- November 12, 2017

Liverpool are reportedly furious with Barcelona's latest attempt to lure Philippe Coutinho away from Anfield, having been offered flop midfielder Andre Gomes as part of a player-plus-cash deal. Of course, the Catalan side made a number of bids to sign the 25-year-old attacker in the summer but Liverpool refused to entertain the possibility of selling their prized asset. (more...)
Indonesian museum's Nazi exhibit closes after complaints
- November 12, 2017

HRW welcomed the decision, confirming that the Hitler waxwork was removed, according to its Indonesia researcher Andreas Harsono. The fiberglass statue of Hitler takes a dominating pose in front of an image of the gates of Auschwitz concentration camp, where an estimated 1.1 million people, mainly European Jews, died during the Holocaust. (more...)
'World's biggest' far-right march draws thousands in Warsaw
- November 12, 2017

Thousands of nationalists gathered in Poland for what is believed to be one of the world's biggest far-right gatherings. The right-wing Law and Justice Party, which was voted into power in 2015, has moved the nation from liberal European cooperation to an inward-facing agenda. (more...)
British woman accused of smuggling painkillers into Egypt will face trial British woman accused of smuggling painkillers into Egypt will face trial
- November 12, 2017

Plummer's brother, James Plummer, 31, backed up her story and said the incident had been "blown out of proportion". Her local Member of Parliament in the UK, Karl Turner, said the Foreign Office was now involved. "These papers will prove that she was telling the truth". Ms Plummer's family hope the judge at her custody hearing will believe she made an innocent mistake, since drug smuggling can be punishable by death in Egypt . (more...)
Aussie Tennis Star Jelena Dokic Reveals Years Of Horrendous Abuse By Father Aussie Tennis Star Jelena Dokic Reveals Years Of Horrendous Abuse By Father
- November 12, 2017

Dokic revealed the allegations in her new book, Unbreakable , written with Jessica Halloran. She also spoke of verbal abuse from her father, who had a reputation as a hard person to deal with on the tennis circuit during Jelena's career. (more...)
Modi leaves for Philippines to attend India-Asean, East Asia summits
- November 12, 2017

Trump is on five-nation tour to Japan, South Korea, China, Vietnam, and the Philippines. "Every single country in the ASEAN region wants India to be more engaged in the region in every possible way". PM Narendra Modi is expected to meet US President Trump on the sidelines of India-ASEAN summit. He praised India as a sovereign democracy with a population of over 1 billion as well as the largest democracy in the world. (more...)
Ind. volunteer firefighter killed at crash scene Ind. volunteer firefighter killed at crash scene
- November 12, 2017

Three firefighters had shown up to the scene in their personal vehicles before a fourth who was arriving, identified as 26-year-old Colby Blake of Cannelburg, struck the pickup truck of another firefighter. Officials say Blake crashed into a 2007 Ford F350, which belonged to another firefighter, before coming to a stop. Blake was arrested by authorities and held at the Daviess County Security Center, WDRB said. (more...)
Trudeau no-show postpones TPP meeting Trudeau no-show postpones TPP meeting
- November 12, 2017

The move prompted global headlines because foreign media reports had predicted TPP partners would reach an agreement when they gathered for the APEC event in Danang. However, Orr believes that the Trump administration may become interested in the deal if it sees it moving forward successfully. China is not part of the TPP. (more...)
Rauner orders flags lowered to honor Rockford police officer Rauner orders flags lowered to honor Rockford police officer
- November 12, 2017

Autopsies reveal that the northern IL police officer died of blunt force trauma. A separate autopsy shows that 49-year old Eddie Patterson Jr., is believed to have been shot by Cox. The funeral is scheduled to begin at 10:00 AM at First Free Evangelical Church in Rockford. After the funeral service, law enforcement lined up outside where police pallbearers folded the American flag that draped over Officer Cox's casket, and then presented it to his wife. (more...)
'Pitch Perfect' Star Rebel Wilson Shares Her Story of Sexual Harassment 'Pitch Perfect' Star Rebel Wilson Shares Her Story of Sexual Harassment
- November 12, 2017

In another tweet, Rebel described an incident where she attended a "meeting" with a director in his hotel room, thinking that she was there to discuss comedy. "I was so naive the thought of anything happening apart from "work talk" didn't even cross my mind". Because of her experiences, Rebel expressed gratitude for the fact that she has grown up with a stable sense of personal boundaries, allowing her to stand up for herself whenever needed. (more...)

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