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Saudi prince killed in helicopter crash Saudi prince killed in helicopter crash
- November 07, 2017

Author Ali Soufan, a former Federal Bureau of Investigation special agent, tweeted that it's been confirmed that Prince Abdul Aziz has indeed died, although he did not cite any sources for that information. A second Saudi Prince has been killed this week. The US President since May has entrenched his strong support for King Salman's rule and sided with the Crown Prince in the race for kingship after former Crown Prince Mohamed bin Nayef was sidelined as rightful heir of the throne should ... (more...)
Man choked woman to death after she turned down marriage proposal Man choked woman to death after she turned down marriage proposal
- November 07, 2017

Upper Macungie Police told NBC10 that Tucker asked Serino to marry him either Monday or Tuesday of last week, and when she replied "no", Tucker snapped . Serino never did, so her father, Fred Serino, called state police at Hamburg at 9:30 p.m. Tuesday to have them check Tucker's home on the 200 block of Roth Road and find his daughter. (more...)
Melania Trump, Japanese first lady visit luxury pearl retailer in Tokyo Melania Trump, Japanese first lady visit luxury pearl retailer in Tokyo
- November 07, 2017

Trump said his request for an additional United States dollars 4 billion is to support urgent missile defeat and defence enhancements to counter the threat from North Korea. During his campaign, Trump suggested Japan should acquire its own nuclear weapons to defend itself, hinted the USA might not come to the nation's defence, and accused Japan of "killing us" on trade. (more...)
This Swedish supercar just smashed Bugatti's world's fastest vehicle record This Swedish supercar just smashed Bugatti's world's fastest vehicle record
- November 07, 2017

The Koenigsegg Agera RS set the landmark speed on a closed public road in Nevada, USA. The Koenigsegg Agera RS has been crowned as the fastest vehicle ever after clocking 277mph. With a 5.0-litre twin-turbo V8 producing an eye-watering 1,380bhp, the Agera RS can accelerate from 0-249mph and back to 0 in just 36.44 seconds. On a deserted highway was broken the speed record for production cars. (more...)
Pa. state trooper shot during traffic stop Pa. state trooper shot during traffic stop
- November 07, 2017

The corporal was outside his vehicle when the driver of the other auto began shooting, and he returned gunfire, police said. The Morning Call is reporting that police are converging on Easton Hospital in search of the suspect that shot the trooper. (more...)
Siberian tiger attacks Russian zookeeper bringing it food Siberian tiger attacks Russian zookeeper bringing it food
- November 07, 2017

This is the horrifying moment a tiger mauls a defenceless zookeeper as terrified visitors desperately try to save her. "The girl's face face was bleeding", said one account based on the accounts of witnesses. The woman was instantly rushed to a nearby hospital where she is expected to survive the experience, thanks to those same zoo visitors. While instances of tigers attacking people or getting aggressive at different zoos around the world weren't uncommon, reports of a new incident ... (more...)
Dallas Man Arrested After Making Threats At White House Dallas Man Arrested After Making Threats At White House
- November 07, 2017

Secret Service uniformed officers immediately arrested Arega and took him to the Metropolitan Police Department where arrest charges were pending. President Donald Trump was not at the White House at the time of the incident, as he is on a five-country tour through Asia. (more...)
Veterans Day freebies for veterans and active military Veterans Day freebies for veterans and active military
- November 07, 2017

On November 11, Veterans and active duty military can enjoy a free donut at Dunkin' Donuts restaurants nationwide, no purchase necessary. Veterans and active duty may enjoy a free Chicken Fried Steak or Chicken Fried Chicken on Veteran's Day, Nov. (more...)
2017 set to be in top 3 hottest yrs 2017 set to be in top 3 hottest yrs
- November 07, 2017

Other indicators of rising temperatures include Arctic sea ice, which was well below average throughout 2017 and was at record low levels for the first four months of the year, while sea ice cover in Antarctica also hit record lows. "These findings underline the rising risks to people, economies and the very fabric of life of Earth if we fail to get on track with the aims and ambitions of the Paris Agreement", said Patricia Espinosa, head of the UN Climate Change Secretariat which is hosting ... (more...)
Eyes on apex court as midnight deadline for presidential petition fast approaches Eyes on apex court as midnight deadline for presidential petition fast approaches
- November 07, 2017

Two petitioners Njonjo Mue and Khalif Khalifa are the individuals behind the case filed less than three hours to the deadline. George Bush and John Chengo wanted the court to allow them file a petition challenging President Kenyatta's win without paying the mandatory Sh1.5 million court fees. (more...)
James Anderson open to England's vacant vice-captaincy James Anderson open to England's vacant vice-captaincy
- November 07, 2017

Stokes was involved in an alleged pub brawl back on September 25 and had been subsequently arrested, released on bail, and dropped from the touring England squad to Australia for the Ashes. That's a back-handed compliment in Jimmy's world because it meant Philippe was playing well as he made 88 in this drawn match. "I've heard the pink Kookaburra does swing a bit more". (more...)
Malaysian jihadist takes over ISIS Southeast Asia
- November 07, 2017

Kasama po natin dito ang SOCO nang sa gayon ay matiyak natin kung isa rito sa mga bangkay na ito ay bangkay po ni Amin Baco", Col. Romeo Brawner, deputy commander of Task Force Ranao, told radio DZMM. 2 man but was also killed in Marawi. In a statement, the military's spokesman, Lieutenant-General Restituto Padilla, also said he "is believed to have been among those killed in Marawi recently". (more...)
Did Sessions mislead Congress about his interactions with Russian Federation? Did Sessions mislead Congress about his interactions with Russian Federation?
- November 07, 2017

Not only that, but he testified that he told the Trump campaign about his trip and who he met in Russian Federation while it was happening. "Perhaps most important, Page - after being presented with an email he sent to his campaign supervisors, and which he did not disclose to the Committee prior to the interview and despite a subpoena from the Committee - detailed his meetings with Russian government officials and others, and said that they provided him with insights and outreach that ... (more...)
Not love jihad, forced conversions are taking place in Kerala: NCW Not love jihad, forced conversions are taking place in Kerala: NCW
- November 07, 2017

When pointed out NIA reports that "love jihad" is taking place in Kerala, she said she was using the word forced conversion rather than love jihad as few women in the morning had visited her and told about forced conversion. In December 2016, Hadiya who was then known as Akhila, married a Muslim man named Shafin Jahan and converted to Islam. "But this is getting serious", she told reporters here after meeting some other girls who were allegedly forced to convert. (more...)
BC to impose strong penalties for distracted driving BC to impose strong penalties for distracted driving
- November 07, 2017

That will mean anyone who gets two distracted driving tickets within a three-year period could pay as much as $2,000 in penalties. Currently, motorists with their first ticket for distracted driving have to pay a fine of $368, on top of four penalty points on an insurance record. (more...)
United Kingdom politician Carl Sargeant found dead after misconduct claims United Kingdom politician Carl Sargeant found dead after misconduct claims
- November 07, 2017

North Wales Police Superintendent Mark Pierce said the force had been called this morning to a report that a man's body had been found at an address in Connah's Quay, Flintshire, Wales. "We will all want to gather our thoughts before paying proper tribute to him over the coming days", said the Assembly's presiding officer Elin Jones. (more...)
Comey in Early Statement Draft: Hillary Was 'Grossly Negligent'
- November 07, 2017

Former White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer said the revelation that former FBI Director James Comey changed the language in his statement about ending the Hillary Clinton email investigation is concerning. For reasons that remain unclear, the draft statement was changed about a month later to conclude that Clinton's use of an insecure personal email server was "extremely careless". (more...)
CNN Cherry Picks Trump Quotes On Japanese Cars
- November 07, 2017

Twitter was quick to jump on Trump's comments. Toyota and Mazda announced in August plans to build a $1.6 billion plant in the us, where Toyota will build its best-selling model-the Corolla-and Mazda will begin building its new crossover models. (more...)
Scottish Parliament evacuation over suspect packages Scottish Parliament evacuation over suspect packages
- November 07, 2017

The parliament's chief executive said only the building housing MSPs' offices had been evacuated while the rest of the parliamentary campus was operating normally. People were initially evacuated from the Tory floor of the four-story MSP block, followed by other floors. Normal business was going ahead as planned in the afternoon. (more...)
Texas university warns students of 'armed person on campus' Texas university warns students of 'armed person on campus'
- November 07, 2017

Students received texts and phone calls telling them to seek shelter, TCU 360 reported. One employee shot at the other employee. That driver rammed their shuttle into the other shuttle. The suspect has not been identified, but authorities say he is a black male wearing a white shirt and black trousers. Police say Roadrunner is a shuttle service used by the university. (more...)