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USA reiterates Kashmir a bilateral issue
- October 11, 2016

State Department spokesperson John Kirby, however, expressed confidence that Pakistan has kept nuclear arsenals safe from terrorists. Indian attempt to hold Pakistan responsible for Uri attack is condemnable; meanwhile, Indian claim of surgical strike is equally ridiculous, the resolution states. (more...)
Things for Monday, October 10: Debate, debate and more debate
- October 11, 2016

Now, Republicans who have seen their party torn apart by Trump's candidacy are once again faced with a familiar dilemma: Publicly abandon a badly wounded candidate who is endangering closely contested congressional races or stand behind him in the dimming hope that he can still win them the White House. (more...)
GfK poll: Americans divide on importance of tax returns
- October 11, 2016

By comparison, the biggest US televised event - the Super Bowl - reaches more than 100 million viewers (last year's drew 114 million, a record.) The Romney-Obama debate in 2012 drew 67 million viewers. Trump trashed it on Twitter . Considering that the 1-point lead was from Rasmussen Reports, which typically produces Republican-leaning results, the polls show a reasonably clear consensus so far of Clinton being up by 3 to 5 points nationally. (more...)
Entertainment journalist at center of Donald Trump's recorded lewd comments speaks out Entertainment journalist at center of Donald Trump's recorded lewd comments speaks out
- October 11, 2016

Variety and Access Hollywood (I know, I know) are reporting that the woman Donald Trump was describing in his now infamous comments with Nancy O'Dell, Billy Bush's then-co-host on Access Hollywood . So what actions will the top execs at Today take? But Today , in a tight race with Good Morning America , can ill afford to anger women viewers who make up the core of its audience at that hour. (more...)
Rush Limbaugh: Hurricanes Are A Liberal Plot To Perpetuate Global Warming Myth Rush Limbaugh: Hurricanes Are A Liberal Plot To Perpetuate Global Warming Myth
- October 11, 2016

In this position, Kreutzer researches how energy and climate change legislation will affect economic activity at the national, local, and industry levels. Previous studies have confirmed that an Atlantic hurricane's power dissipation is linked with the temperature of the Atlantic sea surface temperatures and other factors. (more...)
Previous Nobel winners praise Hart, Holmstrom
- October 11, 2016

Oliver Hart received the honour alongside Bengt Holmstrom, a professor of economics and management at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. "I certainly did not expect it, at least at this time, so I was very surprised and very happy, of course", he said. (more...)
Gold Rebounds From Biggest Weekly Drop This Year as Funds Expand Gold Rebounds From Biggest Weekly Drop This Year as Funds Expand
- October 11, 2016

The gold price continued to rise on Monday, October 10 in morning trading, finding support from Chinese buying and disappointing USA data. The yellow metal touched a session low of $1,241.20 on Friday, a bottom since June 7. Once elected most candidates follow the same practices. Hedge funds and money managers cut their net long positions in COMEX gold contracts to four-month lows in the week to October 4, as prices tumbled, U.S. (more...)
Samsung Halts Sale, Replacement of Galaxy Note 7 Samsung Halts Sale, Replacement of Galaxy Note 7
- October 11, 2016

In the meantime, the company advised any consumer with an original or replacement Galaxy Note 7 to "power down and stop using the device" immediately. Earlier on Monday Samsung halted production of the Note 7. "Because consumers' safety remains our top priority, Samsung will ask all carrier and retail partners globally to stop sales and exchanges of the Galaxy Note 7 while the investigation is taking place", Samsung said in a statement . (more...)
New reported concession in Iran deal draws more GOP criticism New reported concession in Iran deal draws more GOP criticism
- October 11, 2016

U.S officials in January said the prisoners were swapped for the release of seven Iranian prisoners by the USA and the removal of 21 persons - mostly Iranian nationals - from an INTERPOL wanted list for violating US laws barring transfers of WMD technology and weapons to Iran. (more...)
Are local Republican leaders still backing Donald Trump after leaked video?
- October 11, 2016

The Republican National Committee told party officials Saturday to reallocate the funds dedicated to Trump's campaign, according to The Wall Street Journal . Among the people who objected to Ryan: Rep. Billy Long of Missouri, a Trump supporter, Rep. Louis Gohmert of Texas, and Rep. Dana Rohrabacher of California. (more...)
Philippine Govt Amps-Up Rhetoric as Duterte Marks 100 Days
- October 11, 2016

Mr Duterte said the ongoing amphibious beach landing drill will be last, along with the 28 military exercises carried out by the nations' joint military forces every year. On Thursday, he also challenged the U.S. officials to withdraw its assistance, saying he would "never beg" for it as the Philippines could survive even without their help. (more...)
NYCC 2016: Hayley Atwell Returning As Agent Carter - In Cartoon Form NYCC 2016: Hayley Atwell Returning As Agent Carter - In Cartoon Form
- October 11, 2016

While many fans have been clamoring for a return of Agent Carter, it seems all the major networks (online and otherwise) haven't exactly been listening. It's not quite what Agent Carter fans were hoping for, but Marvel has announced that Hayley Atwell will be reprising the role of Peggy Carter - albeit in voice form - for a guest appearance in Marvel's Avengers: Secret Wars . (more...)
Court: Construction can resume on small stretch of pipeline Court: Construction can resume on small stretch of pipeline
- October 11, 2016

But Woodley, 24, "likely won't even reach a cell", Cecily Fong of the North Dakota Department of Emergency Services told us on Monday afternoon. The tribe is now pursuing an appeal to stop construction while the rest of the case proceeds in U.S. (more...)
Hurricane Matthew: 8 die in North Carolina flooding, 5 missing Hurricane Matthew: 8 die in North Carolina flooding, 5 missing
- October 11, 2016

Charlotte Motor Speedway postponed Saturday night's Bank of America 500 race to noon Sunday, followed by the Xfinity Series Drive for the Cure 300 that was originally scheduled for Friday night. The storm raked yet another historic Southern city on its way up the coast: St. Augustine, Florida , which was founded by the Spanish in the 1500s and includes a 17th-century stone fortress and many historic homes turned into bed-and-breakfasts. (more...)
Hollande uncertain on Putin visit after Aleppo veto
- October 11, 2016

Ayrault told France's Inter radio on October 10 that he will ask the International Court of Justice to investigate possible war crimes in Syria . On Saturday, Russia blocked a UN Security Council resolution proposed by France and Spain on ending the hostilities. (more...)
Tales of Berseria finally dated for the west Tales of Berseria finally dated for the west
- October 11, 2016

The Collector's Edition of the game contains some particularly interesting items, including something that could help improve their experience of playing it. The Chibi Kyun Velvet and Laphicet figures, starter strategy guide, softcover art book and game soundtrack are present in both region's collector's editions. (more...)
AT&T Might Stop Sales of Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Smartphones
- October 11, 2016

This year's exploding Galaxy Note 7 debacle shows no signs of slowing down after this week's news that a Samsung-approved post-recall model still managed to catch fire while on an airplane, despite being turned off. "Any Verizon customer concerned about the safety of their replacement Note 7 smartphone may take it back to the original point of purchase to exchange it for another smartphone beginning Saturday, October 8", says Verizon Wireless in a statement. (more...)
Samsung Can't Seem To Get It Right - Galaxy Note 7 Production Halted Samsung Can't Seem To Get It Right - Galaxy Note 7 Production Halted
- October 11, 2016

The launch of Samsung's Galaxy Note7 in the United Kingdom could be in doubt after reports emerged that replacement handsets still have battery issues that can cause them to catch fire. Samsung is "temporarily" adjusting the production schedule of Galaxy Note 7 phones to guarantee their quality and safety, the Associated Press reported Monday. (more...)
New Doctor Strange TV Spot Teases The Avengers!
- October 11, 2016

The handset (magical properties pending) costs £370, and is available to buy exclusively through Three right now. Tickets for Doctor Strange are now on sale, which includes the Thursday night advanced screening. Doctor Strange stars Benedict Cumberbatch, Benedict Wong, Rachel McAdams ( The Vow ), Michael Stuhlbarg ( Pawn Sacrifice ), Scott Adkins ( The Bourne Ultimatum ), and Amy Landecker ( Transparent ). (more...)
Samsung stops Galaxy Note 7 sales as fire reports probed
- October 11, 2016

According to Samsung, customers with an original Galaxy Note 7 or a replacement Galaxy Note 7 should shut down their devices and stop using them right away. Video from KTSP shows the phone with significant burn damage. A faulty battery, for instance, can be overcharged. If they combine, the reaction can lead to an explosion. (more...)

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