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Trump acknowledges Jerusalem as capital of Israel
- September 30, 2016

Trump's declaration would be a dramatic shift in USA policy. The meetings were created to put Israel on good footing with the next U.S. president. She also stressed her support for the new, record setting, military aid agreement reached earlier this month between the U.S. and Israeli. The meeting took place just after Netanyahu met with Clinton's Republican rival Donald Trump. (more...)
United States threatens to end Syria work with Russian Federation United States threatens to end Syria work with Russian Federation
- September 30, 2016

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said Thursday that Washington is "on the verge" of ending Syria talks with Moscow in response to days of deadly attacks on Aleppo . said last week that Russian Federation had openly lied to the UN about its intentions. At least 96 children have been killed and 223 injured in eastern Aleppo since Friday, according to the United Nations children's agency Unicef. (more...)
Josh Gordon Is Going Back to Rehab Josh Gordon Is Going Back to Rehab
- September 30, 2016

He was around the team and his teammates, in the environment he loved. He appeared in all 16 games as a rookie, leading the team with 805 receiving yards and five touchdowns. In 2014, he served a 10-game suspension, and he struggled after his return, eclipsing 100 yards in a single game just one time. The second-year player from Nebraska slid to the Cowboys at the end of the second round in the 2015 draft after testing positive for marijuana at the National Football League combine. (more...)
Gary Johnson Struggles to Name a Foreign Leader in Interview
- September 30, 2016

Libertarian Party presidential nominee Gary Johnson fluffed another interview on Wednesday night. Libertarian presidential candidate Gary Johnson couldn't name one foreign dignitary after he was asked to pick his favorite on 'Hardball .' How embarrassing! From sticking his tongue out to wanting a carbon tax, Johnson will go down as one of the worst leaders of the Libertarian Party. (more...)
Brother's rant did not affect Willett omission, says Clarke Brother's rant did not affect Willett omission, says Clarke
- September 30, 2016

A fan at the Ryder Cup, who was heckling the European team during their practice round - where the team was struggling on the green - was given that challenge Thursday. Danny Willett says he's sorry. As a reigning major champion Willett might have been expected to play in the opening session with Westwood an obvious partner but Clarke insisted he had not had a change of heart due to the week's events, nor was he concerned about the Englishman's state of mind. (more...)
Pirates' John Jaso hits for the cycle against Cubs
- September 30, 2016

Against the Pittsburgh Pirates, the team Arrieta defeated in last season's NL wild card game, he has certainly been the Cubs' ace - going 9-2 with a 2.44 ERA in 14 starts. "I don't know about (simulation) games", Lackey said . He is 0-2 with an 8.47 ERA and 5 home runs allowed in his last three starts versus the Pirates. (more...)
Cubs-Pirates stopped by rain, first tie in majors since 2005 Cubs-Pirates stopped by rain, first tie in majors since 2005
- September 30, 2016

It's the first tie in the majors since June 30, 2005, when Houston and Cincinnati played seven innings before being halted by rain. One night, you'll see a game end like tonight's Cubs-Pirates. The Pirates will finish their season with three games in St. Louis against the Cardinals , who are chasing the San Francisco Giants for the final National League Wild Card spot. (more...)
Petition to bring back Halloween ride at amusement parks Petition to bring back Halloween ride at amusement parks
- September 30, 2016

The virtual reality attraction, which essentially focuses on a story line about a possessed patient running wild in a hospital, consists of strapping parkgoers into a chair before they are given VR goggles. They have spoken out about his long struggle with chronic depression. On Tuesday, she added, they sent "a respectful email to (Knott's) and received a respectful response". (more...)
Italian prime minister warns UK over Brexit and future EU rights
- September 30, 2016

The International Trade Secretary said it was in the interests of EU countries not to erect tariffs and instead to offer the United Kingdom free and open trade after it leaves the union. Citizens of European Union member states have rights to move freely within the trading bloc while also enjoying tariff free trade but European Union rules do not allow one without the other. (more...)
Reds fall to Cards on Molina's disputed double in 9th
- September 30, 2016

But because the Reds did not immediately appeal the play, the run counted and the Cardinals took to following the results of the Colorado at San Francisco game, which was won the host Giants 7-2. "End of game, it's immediate ", Miller said. He was reached for five runs and six hits in six innings by Milwaukee in his last turn. "I'm a little too slow to the plate and I'm trying to be quicker and I'm not really being quicker, I'm just getting away from where I need to be". (more...)
Could India and Pakistan go to war?
- September 30, 2016

India has blamed the Pakistan-based Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) terrorist group for the early morning attack on the sleeping soldiers. Even Russia made a qualified mention of the Islamic country, stating: "We are also concerned about the fact that, according to New Delhi, the army base near Uri was attacked from Pakistani territory". (more...)
USA Today urges voters to oppose Trump
- September 30, 2016

USA Today, for the first time in its 36-year history, is taking a side in a presidential race, urging readers to vote against Donald Trump. The Cincinnati Enquirer, an OH paper that has supported Republicans for nearly a century, said it was backing Mrs Clinton because "Trump is a clear and present danger to our country". (more...)
FIGHT BACK - Surgical strike was necessary: Ex-foreign secy FIGHT BACK - Surgical strike was necessary: Ex-foreign secy
- September 30, 2016

The spokesman made his comments amid Indian claims of carrying out a "surgical strike", which has been rejected by the ISPR which said that there had been no surgical strike by India and that there had been cross LOC fire initiated by India which is an existential phenomenon. (more...)
Syrian Military Video Shows Destruction of Aleppo as City Awaits Aid
- September 30, 2016

Russia, which backs the Syrian government in the conflict, has said it would support a 48-hour truce to allow aid through . 'Imagine a slaughterhouse. Mr Ki-moon urged the Security Council to take "decisive steps" to protect health facilities and medical staff. Germany and Turkey condemned what they called "blatant breaches of global humanitarian law" and renewed calls for a cease-fire. (more...)
Wednesday Entertainment Buzz: 'Walking Dead' co-creator seeks $280M in lawsuit, more Wednesday Entertainment Buzz: 'Walking Dead' co-creator seeks $280M in lawsuit, more
- September 30, 2016

As reported by THR , the basic allegations and crux of Darabont's case is that AMC robbed him of "contigent" profits from the show by producing it and then licencing it to its cable network affiliate for less money that it could have made. (more...)
Train crashes into New Jersey station; 1 dead, 100-plus hurt
- September 30, 2016

More than 100 injured people were taken to area hospitals. Christie said there's no indication so far that the crash was anything but a "tragic accident", but he noted it was too early to make assumptions. That technology includes computerized Positive Train Control , created to use Global Positioning System and wireless communications to monitor the locations of trains and apply their brakes automatically to prevent collisions. (more...)
Doctors Warn Zika Could Spread in Sweat and Tears Doctors Warn Zika Could Spread in Sweat and Tears
- September 30, 2016

The younger man came into direct contact with the older man's tears and sweat while taking care of him, and that appears to be the way he contracted Zika, doctors at the University of Utah School of Medicine wrote in the journal. Health officials and researchers tested mosquitoes in the Salt Lake City area and didn't find any that were Zika-infected. It can also be spread through sex as well as blood transfusions, and a pregnant woman can pass the virus to her fetus. (more...)
Donald Trump Body-Shames Pregnant Kim Kardashian in Resurfaced Video
- September 30, 2016

Asked by an interviewer what he thought about the super-rich reality star having a gift registry for her upcoming baby shower, Trump said he didn't mind. And what will it take for people to FINALLY stop supporting him?? Just more evidence of his awfulness towards women - right on the heels of Drumpf doubling down on his body shaming comments about Miss Universe Alicia Machado. (more...)
Obama issues rule granting paid sick leave to federal contract workers Obama issues rule granting paid sick leave to federal contract workers
- September 30, 2016

The rule will allow workers to use paid leave if they are sick, need to take care of a sick family member or must see a doctor or take a family member to a medical appointment. More than 20 cities and states have independently made paid sick time mandatory, however, in a trend towards expanded leave policies. Workers can use that time to care for themselves or a loved one, not just in the event of physical sickness or injury, but also mental illness, domestic abuse and other situations . (more...)
Uma threatens fast if Cauvery row continues Uma threatens fast if Cauvery row continues
- September 30, 2016

Patil and top officials will participate. Tamil Nadu public works department minister Edappadi K Palaniswami represented chief minister Jayalalithaa since she was in the hospital. She said the meeting took place close on the heels of Centre's efforts to broker peace between Odisha and Chhattisgarh over Mahanadi river water, and Telangana and Andhra Pradesh over Krishna water dispute, although this is a State subject. (more...)