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Trump Incorrectly Tells Nevadans How to Pronounce 'Nevada'
- October 09, 2016

Matthew is threatening the east coast of Florida, potentially as a Category 4 storm with 130 miles per hour winds. Tim Kaine says there's a "level of desperation" in Donald Trump's campaign caused in part by the performances of Trump and his running mate in the two debates. (more...)
Saarc Summit Off For Narendra Modi , India and Pakistan left in lurch
- October 09, 2016

Both countries have reached out to World Bank regarding Indus Waters Treaty. In this Friday, April 25, 2008 file photo, Pakistani Petroleum Minister Khawaja Mohammed Asif, right, shakes hands with his Indian counterpart Murli Deora after their joint news conference in Islamabad , Pakistan. (more...)
Investigators retrieve 2nd data recorder from train involved in Hoboken crash
- October 09, 2016

A second data recorder, in the locomotive at the rear of the train, was recovered last week, but was not functioning the day of the crash, the NTSB has said. The signals on the tracks leading to the train terminal appeared to working normally and officials who performed a walking inspection of the track found nothing that would have affected the train's performance, the NTSB said. (more...)
Supreme Court Has Low-key Start, Will Hear First Arguments Tuesday
- October 09, 2016

Akbar initially appealed his conviction and death sentence on a number of grounds, all but one of which were rejected by the highest court in the military justice system - the Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces - in August 2015. The cases involved a man convicted of killing a Richmond family and a man found guilty of hiring a man to kill his former girlfriend. The justices also declined to review the case of Ivan Teleguz, who claims his trial lawyers were inadequate. (more...)
Police Scotland issue warning over 'killer clown' craze Police Scotland issue warning over 'killer clown' craze
- October 09, 2016

Some people hope the clown hoax craze goes away soon before someone really gets hurt. A masked man carrying a knife left a group of children aged 11 and 12 "upset and distressed" when he jumped out as they were on their way to Hermitage Academy in Chester-le-Street, County Durham, at 8.40am on Friday. (more...)
The The "Creepy Clown Craze" Is Now Spreading All Over The UK
- October 09, 2016

There have been reported sightings of people dressed up as clowns in Newtownards. With the number of clown sightings in the news across the country, the Troy Police Department has declared it will take a "no warnings" approach to clowns at Troy schools. (more...)
Exit polls: Georgian ruling party leads parliamentary vote
- October 09, 2016

The vote was not unaccompanied by incidents, with foreign election observers in the village of Dzhihashkari havig been attacked by unknown perpetrators. Saakashvili, a charismatic reformer who took over in the Rose Revolution of 2003, was forced out of the country after prosecutors issued an arrest warrant for abuse of power and now works as a regional governor in pro-Western Ukraine. (more...)
Hundreds gather for Terence Crutcher's funeral Hundreds gather for Terence Crutcher's funeral
- October 09, 2016

Summary: The police officer who shot and killed Terence Crutcher has been charged with manslaughter . Despite completing de-escalation training, Shelby "reacted unreasonably" when she fatally shot 40-year-old Terence Crutcher on September 16, according to an affidavit prosecutors filed with the first-degree murder charge. (more...)
Trump issues apology VIDEO for lewd remarks on women
- October 09, 2016

In other words, Trump may actually change the face of politics but in ways he never anticipated - by opening a door for Democrats to not only retain the White House but to win back a majority in the U.S. Portman also held events in Cleveland during the Republican National Convention in June for supporters but did not speak at the convention. Since their first debate, widely viewed as having been won by Clinton, Trump has had to deal with various voter concerns, including questions about his ... (more...)
France's Hollande warns against veto of Syria resolution at UN
- October 09, 2016

Before the meeting, French Foreign Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault urged the council to take immediate action to save Aleppo from being destroyed by the Russia-backed Syrian bombing campaign. "This waste of time is inadmissible", said Churkin. Meanwhile, Syrian rebels said they captured several Shiite pro-government fighters in Aleppo after repelling a government offensive on a southern neighbourhood of the contested city. (more...)
Cholera kills 13 in southwest Haiti in wake of Matthew, dozens ill Cholera kills 13 in southwest Haiti in wake of Matthew, dozens ill
- October 09, 2016

Food has been scarce, and at least seven people have died of cholera, likely because of flood waters mixing with sewage. At USAID's request, the Department of Defense is providing airlift and logistical capabilities in order to get critical humanitarian assistance to areas cut off by the storm. (more...)
470 dead in 1 district of Haiti's southwest 470 dead in 1 district of Haiti's southwest
- October 09, 2016

More than 400 people are reported dead in Haiti, and with large sections of the island still unreachable, that number is expected to rise significantly. Wilkerson, who will be going back to Jacmel in two weeks, said the area that contains the schools, orphanage and medical clinic was spared any major damage. (more...)
Roby, Byrne call for Trump to step aside from ticket Roby, Byrne call for Trump to step aside from ticket
- October 09, 2016

U.S. Rep. Martha Roby of Montgomery also called for Trump to relinquish is place on the GOP presidential ticker. While these members had not endorsed Trump, Roby had, by her account, reluctantly endorsed the NY businessman. Through his spokeswoman, Yasamie August, Bentley said Saturday his plans had changed. Trump also received the enthusiastic endorsement of Sen. She joins a small number of Republican members of Congress-including Utah senator Mike Lee and House members Mike Coffman and ... (more...)
Afghan army helicopter crashes in north Afghanistan; 8 dead Afghan army helicopter crashes in north Afghanistan; 8 dead
- October 09, 2016

He blamed a "technical fault" with the Russian-made Mi17 aircraft for going down in Dand-e-Ghori district of the conflict-gripped Baghlan province while it was transporting supplies to Afghan forces. However, Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid issued a statement claiming responsibility for downing the helicopter in which he said the aircraft was shot down by fighters. (more...)
Giants' McAdoo catches up with Pack; Beckham seeks catches
- October 09, 2016

Prior to Green Bay's two most recent postseason encounters with the Giants, it was Green Bay who was a thorn to NY. NY was the latest team knocked off by the Vikings and are experiencing some internal strife. One extra thing to note: The Packers have allowed a rushing touchdown in all three games while the Giants have allowed just one in their first four games. (more...)
UNSC fails to adopt two rival resolutions on Syria
- October 09, 2016

After the failure of the French resolution, the one tabled by Moscow, which was limited to humanitarian aid and did not stipulate an end to Aleppo bombings, was shot down collectively by Western powers. Among the two resolutions, the one proposed by France and Spain failed to be adopted as it received a negative vote by permanent member Russian Federation. (more...)
Tim Kaine Regrets Not Attacking Mike Pence on LGBT Rights
- October 09, 2016

Before becoming Trump's running mate, Pence called Trump's comments about U.S. District Judge Gonzalo Curiel inappropriate. There won't be many Donald Trump or Hillary Clinton sightings over the next few days, as they are focused on preparing for the second presidential debate. (more...)
Kerry Faults Russia For Prolonging Syria Conflict Kerry Faults Russia For Prolonging Syria Conflict
- October 09, 2016

The conditions in Aleppo require new initiatives, said Zeid, "including proposals to limit the use of the veto by the permanent members of the Security Council". "After failing to fulfill the agreements that they themselves worked out, they are trying to shift responsibility on to someone else", Russian foreign ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said Monday. (more...)
Hurricane Matthew kills over 800 in Haiti Hurricane Matthew kills over 800 in Haiti
- October 09, 2016

Matthew, the fiercest cyclone to affect the United States since Superstorm Sandy hit the Northeast four years ago, triggered mass evacuations along the coast from Florida through Georgia and into SC and North Carolina. But in the morning, there wasn't much water, his home didn't appear to be damaged on first inspection, and his vehicles were unharmed. High tide later Saturday could push water "well into the city", CNN meteorologist Chad Myers said. (more...)
Some Republican Lawmakers Condemn Trump's Leaked Comments About Groping Women Some Republican Lawmakers Condemn Trump's Leaked Comments About Groping Women
- October 09, 2016

Likewise, I do not support that Hillary believes in free trade and open borders - neither of these concepts support USA jobs nor a safe and secure America. Clinton, who spent Friday away from the campaign trail preparing for Sunday's debate, weighed in on Twitter , calling Trump's comments "horrific" and adding, "We can not allow this man to become president". (more...)