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Pacquiao takes a break from politics … for boxing Pacquiao takes a break from politics … for boxing
- October 25, 2016

A typical work/training day for Pacquiao begins with a 5 a.m. wakeup call that has him doing his multi-mile morning run one hour later. Pacquiao will emerge from a brief retirement to fight WBO welterweight champion Jesse Vargas in Las Vegas on November 5 - six months after his last bout against American Timothy Bradley ended in victory. (more...)
Pence to speak at Albuquerque rally
- October 25, 2016

Trump, he said , "embodies the spirit of America". "Pray that America will once again stand tall, stand strong", he said. Pence told Reno crowd that just "as Donald Trump said earlier today in OH. The nation is mired in a weak recovery, Pence said, because of the Obama administration's crippling economic policies. A state GOP official also called it an act of "political terrorism". (more...)
Hillary Clinton assails Donald Trump for saying he would sue accusers
- October 25, 2016

An overwhelming majority of Republicans stood behind their candidate-72 percent of Republican and Republican-leaning likely voters said Trump won the debate. She said the "peaceful transition of power is one of the things that sets us apart", adding that America knows the "difference between leadership and dictatorship". (more...)
Presidential candidate Evan McMullin in Boise Saturday Presidential candidate Evan McMullin in Boise Saturday
- October 25, 2016

Todd told the Deseret News and KSL-TV that Trump's performance in the third and final presidential debate in Las Vegas last week "cemented Trump's stagnation" among Republicans in Utah, as well as across the country. He's more of a moderate conservative reaching out to many of us who are disenfranchised with Trump. That is the challenge we have to assume hereinafter "said McMullin". (more...)
Trump's lawsuit threat against accusers overshadows agenda
- October 25, 2016

Trump is assuring supporters he will have no regrets if he loses. Steering his campaign toward controversy yet again, Donald Trump vowed on Saturday to sue every woman who has accused him of sexual assault or other inappropriate behavior. (more...)
Oil prices under pressure as Iraq resists joining output cut
- October 25, 2016

Iraq should be excluded from production curbs because it's embroiled in a war with Islamic militants, Oil Minister Jabbar Al-Luaibi said Sunday in Baghdad. The U.S. oil-rig count is typically viewed as a proxy for activity in the sector. Meanwhile, Brent crude oil prices closed at ~$51.38 per barrel on October 20, 2016, a fall from $52.03 as of October 13. (more...)
Turnovers Unravel Jets in 3-0 Heritage Classic Loss to Oilers
- October 25, 2016

That makes this experience a familiar one, but more exciting because he'll be in the Oiler net. His shot is one of them. "We rose to the challenge", said McDavid. He only played sparingly and didn't even record a point."The hockey obviously wasn't great hockey." said Gretzky. Jets: Play at Dallas on Tuesday night. (more...)
Lady Gaga returns to the club where it all began
- October 25, 2016

As the clock ticked down to the release of her new album Joanne , Lady Gaga was in a local joint in New York City sharing her songs. The pressure is high for Lady Gaga: three years of waiting since the relative success of his latest album ( artpop , ed.) At 30, the artist began a musical turn more intimate, far, far away from the insane and extrovert singer ran from one end to the other of the scene or climbed on his piano. (more...)
Killed in Malta Plane Crash
- October 25, 2016

A Fairchild Merlin Mark III aircraft registered in the United States and leased to a Luxembourg company crashed this morning after leaving the Malta International Airport runway, leaving five French nationals dead - two pilots and three specialists. (more...)
NBC on Death of Pro-Communist Activist: 'Enduring Voice for Progressives'
- October 25, 2016

His wife, Barbara Williams , says Hayden died on Sunday, Oct. 23, 2016, in Santa Monica of a long illness. She told the broadcaster that he passed away surrounded by his family at the UCLA Medical Center in Santa Monica, Calif . He was a civil rights activist who became famous for his anti-war efforts and made several high-profile (and later controversial) trips to Vietnam. In 1967 he was back in Hanoi, for a trip that ended in Cambodia, from where he accompanied home three U.S. (more...)
'Apprentice' star accuses Trump of sexual harassment
- October 25, 2016

Allred said her client told her parents and others about the incident shortly after it occurred. Trump went so far in a Friday speech as to suggest that one of the women accusing him of groping was not pretty enough for him to bother with her. (more...)
Fireplace Embers Blamed for Fire That Killed Nebraska Family Fireplace Embers Blamed for Fire That Killed Nebraska Family
- October 25, 2016

In investigating, the Nebraska State Fire Marshal's Office examined fire patterns and interviewed witnesses. 36-year-old Michael Speer; his wife, 36-year-old Michelle Speer; and their four young daughters Ellli, Addilyn, Emma, and Anniston died in the blaze reported just after midnight last Wednesday. (more...)
Clashes resume after Aleppo ceasefire expires
- October 25, 2016

The army has said it is an opportunity for civilians and rebel fighters who lay down their arms to leave. "Nobody has left through the corridors". While numerous estimated 275,000 civilians trapped in eastern Aleppo are eager to leave after living under a total siege for more than a month, they are still waiting for a safe way to do so. (more...)
Kansas City Chiefs: Winning without hitting their stride Kansas City Chiefs: Winning without hitting their stride
- October 25, 2016

Harper said "little mistakes" are hurting the Saints, 2-4. Brees leads the National Football League in passing yards per game at 350 and in touchdowns with 17, throwing three or more touchdowns in four of six games this season. Ron Parker may have saved the game with his punch out forced fumble in the second half. "I just did my job and was open and caught the ball", he said. (more...)
Mixon Named Co-Big 12 Offensive Player of the Week
- October 25, 2016

Critics will undoubtedly point to Texas Tech's mediocre 3-4 record and say that Mahomes is just a product of the Red Raiders' run and gun, pass-happy offense to justify why he shouldn't be a legitimate Heisman candidate. "It made for a bad combination", Tech coach Kliff Kingsbury said . Oklahoma running back Joe Mixon accounted for 377 all-purpose yards, the most by an FBS player this season, and did so without returning a kick. (more...)
OSBI Seeing If Sayre Shooting Is Connected To Michael Vance OSBI Seeing If Sayre Shooting Is Connected To Michael Vance
- October 25, 2016

Dougherty told KWTV that Vance crashed a stolen police truck before carjacking a woman's Continental who he then shot at but missed. He then switched vehicles by carjacking a woman, shooting and injuring her before he fled in her auto, a Lincoln Continental . (more...)
Iraqi forces advance near Mosul as ISIS attacks western town
- October 25, 2016

Speaking to reporters Sunday, Binali Yildirim said Kurdish peshmerga forces "requested support from our soldiers at the Bashiqa base" and that Turkish tanks and artillery were now aiding them. But because they're fighting hard, they suffer. casualties'. "Some youths (from the city) have formed secret battalions and occasionally attack the Daesh terrorists", the spokesman for the popular forces said. (more...)
Hezbollah to stay in Syria until 'apostate project' defeated Hezbollah to stay in Syria until 'apostate project' defeated
- October 25, 2016

The geographic proximity between moderate Syrian rebels and groups considered terrorist by Russian Federation and the United States was one factor in the failure last month of a ceasefire negotiated by Moscow and Washington. But it said it was unable to do so in the absence of security and safety guarantees for aid workers. Since Saturday, rebel forces have warned residents in the east to avoid front-line areas, apparently in anticipation of more attacks, including those by progovernment ... (more...)
U.S. admiral says missiles fired again at USS Mason near Yemen
- October 25, 2016

A Houthi official said on Saturday that his group released two USA nationals detained in Yemen's capital Sanaa on charges of espionage in a deal meditated by Oman in return for allowing a Houthi delegation to return home. In recent months, however, Washington has become increasingly critical of Saudi Arabia's conduct in the war. The JIAT called for a review of the rules of engagement and for compensation for the families of the victims. (more...)
Cubs name Lester as Game One starter for World Series Cubs name Lester as Game One starter for World Series
- October 25, 2016

We've been wanting to do this for the fans all year long. "The ultimate goal is still out in front of us". With a mix of euphoria, relief and disbelief, long-suffering Chicago Cubs fans are setting their sights on the team's first World Series in 71 years - and some are remembering departed loved ones who stuck with the club once known as "lovable losers". (more...)