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'Pussy grabs back:' US women rally against Trump 'Pussy grabs back:' US women rally against Trump
- October 24, 2016

The Rape Crisis Center hotline, a D.C. resource that typically receives between 75 and 100 calls each week, saw a 20 percent increase after The Washington Post published a 2005 tape on October 8 that showed Donald Trump bragging about grabbing women's genitals without their permission. (more...)
Texas at Kansas State Texas at Kansas State
- October 24, 2016

On the next drive, K-State actually went for it on 4th-and-1 from their own 29. and got it. Another K-State turnover set Texas up near midfield with 7:07 to play after Ertz fumbled on a QB sneak, but it would not cost K-State points as Trent Domingue's 36-yard field goal was hooked wide left with 4:03 left. (more...)
Woman's response to Trump's insensitive late-term abortion remark goes viral Woman's response to Trump's insensitive late-term abortion remark goes viral
- October 24, 2016

Wallace later pressed Trump about whether he wants the Supreme Court to overturn Roe v. Wade . Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, appointed to the Supreme Court by President Bill Clinton, said in an interview in July that she "can't imagine" what the court or the country would be like under a President Trump . (more...)
Open enrollment for Medicare ends December 7 Open enrollment for Medicare ends December 7
- October 23, 2016

Before open enrollment, beneficiaries should have received their annual Notice of Change/Evidence of Coverage. The Ohio Senior Health Insurance Information Program, a division of the Ohio Department of Insurance, will visit Summit County to hold Medicare Check-Up Day event October 24, at the Twinsburg Senior Center located at 10260 Ravenna Road in Twinsburg. (more...)
Bird flu scare: H5N8 virus no threat to humans, assures Gopal Rai Bird flu scare: H5N8 virus no threat to humans, assures Gopal Rai
- October 23, 2016

Mr Rai said results of tests on the birds which died on Thursday were not yet known but the government was taking the precautionary step of closing the park. The Centre, on Friday, issued guidelines for state governments and zoo officials for "control and containment" of bird flu, or avian influenza, media reported. (more...)
Cigna eases rules for opioid addiction medication Cigna eases rules for opioid addiction medication
- October 23, 2016

Terminating the prior authorization rules applies to Cigna's commercial plan members nationally, not just those in NY, according to the attorney general's office. Medication-assisted opioid addiction treatment involves the use of specialized drugs, combined with therapy, to help addicts recover while minimizing withdrawal symptoms and craving. (more...)
`This is a new Chicago Cubs team'
- October 23, 2016

Hendricks turned out 7 1/3 scoreless frames with two hits and six strikeouts, preserving the Cubs' second shutout of the postseason and the first since they bested the Giants in Game 1 of the NLDS. Cubs pitcher Kyle Hendricks said after the game that this win and trip to the World Series was for the fans. Maybe next week, maybe next month, with Game 7 scheduled for November 2. (more...)
What Trump Really Said With His Gruesome & Cartoonish Lies About Abortion
- October 23, 2016

Clinton strongly endorsed Roe v. Wade , sharply attacked the Citizens United decision that undercut campaign finance restrictions and stressed that she wanted justices who would stand with ordinary citizens against the wealthy and the powerful. (more...)
UNESCO adopts controversial resolution on east Jerusalem
- October 23, 2016

Israel suspended its cooperation with UNESCO last week in reaction to the draft resolution. Referring throughout to "the occupying power", it condemns Israel for restricting Muslims' access to the Al-Aqsa mosque compound - Islam's third holiest site - and criticises damage by security forces to the site and nearby excavations. (more...)
Little guidance on Supreme Court nominees candidates would name
- October 23, 2016

With Republican nominee Donald Trump well behind in the polls, Flake sounded ready to make good on his earlier position and take the vote on Merrick Garland that the Republican Party has delayed for seven months. "The American people should have a voice in the selection of their next Supreme Court Justice", Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell announced in February, notes Politico. (more...)
JNU student missing: Students protest, section 144 imposed JNU student missing: Students protest, section 144 imposed
- October 23, 2016

The students blame the right-wing students' group, Akhil Bhartiya Vidyarthi Parishad of "beating and abusing Najeeb"- a charge denied by ABVP. It warned "keeping in view the overall situation in all campus and student sentiments, there are chances that different student and political organisations may try to mobilise supporters" to foment trouble. (more...)
Hillary Clinton Doubles Down on Abortion Support
- October 23, 2016

And when I voted as a senator I did not think that that was the case. "And using that kind of scare rhetoric is just terribly unfortunate". Roe v. Wade with its companion case, Doe v. "The only objective of the partial-birth abortion", Orient wrote , "is to assure that the end of the pregnancy is accompanied by the end of the life of a child about to be born". (more...)
Truce extended in Aleppo but UN delays evacuations Truce extended in Aleppo but UN delays evacuations
- October 23, 2016

Friday afternoon, rebel fire into west Aleppo killed one person and wounded three, Syrian state media said. Clashes and shelling which had continued throughout the day on front lines intensified late in the day, a witness and the Observatory said. (more...)
Wonder Woman being named UN Honorary Ambassador sparks backlash and protests Wonder Woman being named UN Honorary Ambassador sparks backlash and protests
- October 23, 2016

Wonder Woman was created by William Moulton Marston and she first appeared in 1941. "Those were the most hard shots because we had to have five people in there posing every part of her body", he said. and DC Comics - which owns rights to the character - approached the United Nations about celebrating her 75th birthday and an upcoming movie with a joint social media campaign promoting women's rights through tweets and Facebook callouts. (more...)
Andres Iniesta: Barcelona captain could be out for eight weeks
- October 23, 2016

Regardless of how much the opposing fans are instigating, professional footballers should be able to keep their emotions in check, and behavior of this conduct, even from arguably the world's best player, is not acceptable. "In Italy I preferred not to comment about the refereeing", Prandelli said. Barcelona is one point ahead of Atletico Madrid and Real Madrid before they play their matches on Sunday. (more...)
Migrant children to arrive in United Kingdom from Calais Migrant children to arrive in United Kingdom from Calais
- October 23, 2016

The government is gradually deporting migrants without right to asylum and relocating the rest to more than 160 centers around France. "Not only me, but every one in the camp is really anxious". Actress Juliet Stevenson said it was a "proud moment" for Britain. The first group of about 20 unaccompanied children arrived in Britain over the weekend. (more...)
Air strikes, fighting break Russian-declared ceasefire in Syria's Aleppo
- October 23, 2016

Neither residents nor rebels of opposition-held districts heeded calls from Syria's army and Moscow to leave during the ceasefire, after weeks of devastating bombardment and a three-month government siege. The UN had asked Moscow to consider extending the pause until Monday evening. Moscow accuses rebels in the east of the city of preventing civilians from leaving, with senior military official Sergei Rudskoi saying they were "doing everything to prevent the exit of civilians and members of ... (more...)
Mike Pence: Trump and I reserve right to challenge "questionable" election results
- October 23, 2016

Donald Trump has said he would "totally accept" the result of the USA presidential election - "if I win" - mocking his critics who condemned his refusal in Wednesday night's final debate to concede defeat if he lost. "Here she is tonight, in public, pretending not to hate Catholics". Trump was later criticised by members of his own party for suggesting that he might not accept the outcome of the results. (more...)
Texas House Republican builds on Trump's Texas House Republican builds on Trump's "nasty woman" remark
- October 23, 2016

Babin is not the only Texas congressman who's made controversial statements about women over the course of defending Donald Trump, whom Babin and most Texas Republicans in Congress have endorsed. Colmes pressed him: "So that means no?" He then continued: 'My assessment is that Mrs Clinton has got so much baggage. Trump interjected "such a nasty woman" unprompted, as Clinton was discussing her plan for a social security payroll contribution plan. (more...)
Janet Jackson hit soars on Spotify after 'nasty' debate Janet Jackson hit soars on Spotify after 'nasty' debate
- October 23, 2016

Some Twitter users are having fun with the comment. He also likely did not see it ushering in a mild Janet Jackson renaissance - but here we are, facing a flood of "Make America Nasty Again" merchandise, and a newly resurrected '80s pop anthem . (more...)