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Swarm of migrating butterflies shows up on weather radar
- October 07, 2017

The butterflies on the radar where painted ladies, often mistaken for monarchs, according to USA Today . Normally, migrating birds would be flying south this time of the year. Meteorologist Paul Schlatter says the color on the radar the butterflies' shape and direction, not their actual color. If more of the beam is sent back, the object is said to have a high reflectivity and is indicated by a bright color. (more...)
It's known who will temporarily head PACE following Agramunt's resignation It's known who will temporarily head PACE following Agramunt's resignation
- October 07, 2017

PACE has previously stated that they will vote for the resignation of Mr Agramunt on session from 9 to 13 October. Mr Agramunt said that resigning "for personal reasons". Agramunt visited Syria on March 20 and 21 along with members of Russia's State Duma - lower house of parliament - and some PACE representatives. Agramunt will remain a member of the Spanish delegation at PACE. (more...)
Man shot at Las Vegas country music festival dies after saving wife Man shot at Las Vegas country music festival dies after saving wife
- October 07, 2017

Heather Melton said her husband saved her life while gunfire was hitting the crowd. "He grabbed me and started running when I felt him get shot in the back", she told WSMV. "I didn't want to do this [interview] at all but I did not want the negative person to outshine the souls that were lost". "My son said to me, 'Mom, Sonny is an worldwide hero ... (more...)
Assad's forces push into key Islamic State stronghold in eastern Syria Assad's forces push into key Islamic State stronghold in eastern Syria
- October 07, 2017

Hezbollah, part of the military alliance supporting President Bashar al-Assad, said this week a senior commander had been killed in an Islamic State attack in Syria's central desert. The Observatory relies on a network of sources inside Syria, and says it determines whose planes carry out raids according to type, location, flight patterns and munitions used. (more...)
Battisti diz à PF que decreto de Lula o livra da Itália Battisti diz à PF que decreto de Lula o livra da Itália
- October 07, 2017

O ex-ativista italiano Cesare Battisti foi indiciado pela Polícia Federal (PF) pelos crimes de evasão de divisas e lavagem de dinheiro após ser preso na quarta-feira (4) pela Polícia Rodoviária Federal (PRF) em uma estrada que liga Corumbá (MS) à Bolívia, em um táxi boliviano. (more...)
Venezuela considera Venezuela considera "injusta e insólita" ley "Nica Act" de EEUU contra Nicaragua
- October 07, 2017

La iniciativa " Nica Act ", un engendro promovido por congresistas norteamericanos de origen hispano, los mismos mafiosos que incitan constantes ataques a Venezuela , Cuba y Bolivia, tiene el propósito de materializar sanciones económicas y financieras contra el gobierno legitimo y el pueblo nicaragüenses . (more...)
Fire Prevention Week Begins October 8 Fire Prevention Week Begins October 8
- October 07, 2017

The Colorado Division of Fire Prevention and Control want to inform the public on what to do if a home smoke alarm sounds in the middle of the night. "There's no time to figure out how to escape your home after a fire starts". Practice your home fire drill twice a year. Fire Prevention Week has been held every year by local fire departments across North America to help citizens learn how to prevent fires at the homes and workplaces. (more...)
BHU eve-teasing: Varsity administration gets strict, suspends accused student BHU eve-teasing: Varsity administration gets strict, suspends accused student
- October 07, 2017

An FIR had been lodged in this connection under section 354A, 504, 506, 427 and 323 of IPC, reported Times Of India . "The two knew each other". The victim, who is pursuing M.A.in social work, first took up the matter with the varsity proctor, following which the complaint was lodged with the Lanka police station. (more...)
Iniesta signs lifetime contract with Barcelona Iniesta signs lifetime contract with Barcelona
- October 07, 2017

Barcelona also released a statement , signed by club President Josep Maria Bartomeu, reiterating their support for the Independent Commission for Mediation, Dialogue and Conciliation on the dispute, which is promoted by the Barcelona Bar Association. (more...)
Gun Control Debate Intensifies After Las Vegas Shooting Gun Control Debate Intensifies After Las Vegas Shooting
- October 07, 2017

He was a member of the House in 2012, and the Sandy Hook massacre took place in his district at the time. "Trump, who ran as a champion of gun rights throughout his campaign, is unlikely to directly tackle the issue of gun control and, in fact, rolled back a restriction that made it more hard for people with mental illnesses to purchase a gun", a report in Newsweek said. (more...)
Gun Store Owner Speaks out About Selling Firearms to Las Vegas Shooter Gun Store Owner Speaks out About Selling Firearms to Las Vegas Shooter
- October 07, 2017

At least one Republican senator, Ron Johnson of Wisconsin, said outright he was prepared to vote to ban "bump stocks". Of all the beautifully-designed Instagram tiles calling for better gun regulation, there is one quote that's been making the rounds on social media again because it compares how easy it is for someone to acquire a gun in America to how hard it is for a woman to get an abortion. (more...)
Bizarre! University in Bihar prints Lord Ganesha's image on student's admit card Bizarre! University in Bihar prints Lord Ganesha's image on student's admit card
- October 07, 2017

According to reports, the Lalit Narayan Mithila University (LNMU) in Darbhanga district, situated around 145 kilometers in north-east of Patna, released an admit card bearing a picture of Lord Ganesha. The said goof-up has landed the college a spot on "talk-of-the-town". Will Lord Ganesha sit for the exams? He alleged that although he ran from pillar to post to rectify the mistake, which was not committed by him, the concerned officials didn't listen to his concern. (more...)
'Turkey will close Iraq border, air space soon' 'Turkey will close Iraq border, air space soon'
- October 07, 2017

Many militants have fled to the desert town of al-Qaim and other positions along the border with Syria . After graduating from law school in 1959, he was called to serve in the Iraqi army where he commanded a tank unit. Macron is now the only global leader working to reshape the geopolitical situation in Iraq as the Islamic State is dissolving. Last week, Kurdish authorities held a unilateral referendum on independence, which was approved by almost 93 percent of voters in the ... (more...)
The NRA Has Broken Its Silence on the Sale of Bump Stocks
- October 07, 2017

Dianne Feinstein , House Speaker Paul Ryan on Thursday said bump stocks are something they have to look at. I think it is absolutely ridiculous that liberals have to pray on a tragedy such as Las Vegas to try to promote their agendas that they've been trying to promote for a decade. (more...)
Trump Puerto Rico response called 'horribly racist' by John Oliver Trump Puerto Rico response called 'horribly racist' by John Oliver
- October 07, 2017

In both hurricanes, the need for food, shelter, and water was evident. However, Cruz praised the White House staff and said , "I saw a real connection between the reality and the White House staff". San Juan Mayor Carmen Yulin Cruz wore a black t-shirt emblazoned with the word "nasty" Wednesday during an interview with Univision's Jorge Ramos in response to President Trump's tweet criticizing the politician. (more...)
Bangladesh retain injured Tamim for S. Africa ODIs Bangladesh retain injured Tamim for S. Africa ODIs
- October 07, 2017

Bangladesh have been dealt a huge blow going into the second Test against South Africa in Bloemfontein as they will be without the services of opening batsman Tamim Iqbal. "We have concerns about the fitness of Tamim". Since then, they drew the two-Test series against Australia at home and also beat them for the first time in Test series. (more...)
FBI Arrested Father Of Las Vegas Shooter In Oregon In 1978 FBI Arrested Father Of Las Vegas Shooter In Oregon In 1978
- October 07, 2017

That includes examining his computer and cellphone. Police had no prior knowledge of the gunman before the attack, nor is there any known link to overseas terrorism or terror groups, a USA official with knowledge of the case said . Investigators found him in 1978 after he attracted publicity for opening the state's first licensed bingo parlor. Stephen Paddock had a penchant for guns, high-limit video poker and real estate deals. (more...)
Denmark becomes latest European nation to ban niqab, burka Denmark becomes latest European nation to ban niqab, burka
- October 07, 2017

Jakob Ellemann-Jensen of Denmark's liberal party that leads a center-right governing coalition says a law proposal was not aimed at any religions or a ban of scarfs, turbans or kippa, the traditional Jewish skull cap. Foreign Minister Anders Samuelsen, from the Liberal Alliance party, wrote on Facebook that a masking ban would come to Denmark, adding: "That's how it is". (more...)
Gun control once again at forefront of discussion following Las Vegas tragedy Gun control once again at forefront of discussion following Las Vegas tragedy
- October 07, 2017

Brace yourselves. The gun grabbers are stoked by the carnage in Las Vegas. Shortly after the news of the Las Vegas shooting spread, many people with gun experience have noticed the unusual firing rate, which seemed to be sometimes slower and sometimes faster. (more...)
Mexico to send aid to Puerto Rico after hurricane Mexico to send aid to Puerto Rico after hurricane
- October 07, 2017

Key details about the availability of electricity and water in Puerto Rico as they continue to recover in the wake of Hurricane Maria have been scrubbed from the FEMA website where more positive statistics on federal response still remain. (more...)
Drawing Attention Towards Extraction Oil & Gas, Inc. (:XOG), What Are Analysts Predicting?
- October 07, 2017

The lower the Q.i. value, the more undervalued the company is thought to be. Value is another helpful tool in determining if a company is undervalued or not. Whether a stock is in or out of their favor can have a big effect on its price. CRZO trades with a P/S ratio of 2.37. Latest analyst recommendations could offer little help to investors. (more...)
Police, FBI seek public's help in finding motive behind Las Vegas massacre
- October 07, 2017

A vehicle connected to the mass shooting that took place in Las Vegas was located in Reno, 760 km northwest of the USA city where the tragedy occurred, local authorities said Thursday, China's Xinhua news agency reported. McMahill said investigators were satisfied that no one else was in the room with Paddock, who checked into the Mandalay Bay hotel three days before the massacre. (more...)
Puerto Rico: Jeb Bush Slams Trump's Lack of Compassion Puerto Rico: Jeb Bush Slams Trump's Lack of Compassion
- October 07, 2017

President this is about saving lives. "I was a 'nasty mayor, '" People reported . "We need to do a lot more in order for us to get out of the emergency", Puerto Rico Governor Ricardo Rossello said in San Juan. President Trump and San Juan Mayor Carmen Yulin Cruz shook hands during the president's visit on Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017. She explains how the US territory came to owe so much money to creditors on the mainland, as well as on the Island. (more...)
Video Shows Utah Officer Fatally Shoot Fled Man Video Shows Utah Officer Fatally Shoot Fled Man
- October 07, 2017

According to the district attorney's letter, Officer Kris Smith first spotted Harmon riding his bike across all six lanes and the median of a local road. There was also another warrant out for Harmon when he did not comply with probation requirements after pleading guilty in a misdemeanor drug possession case, the records show. (more...)
White House hedges Trump's call for Congress to investigate U.S. media outlets White House hedges Trump's call for Congress to investigate U.S. media outlets
- October 07, 2017

Huckabee Sanders also evaded reporters who noted that 2pm January 20th 2025 would be a couple of hours after a two-term Trump presidency would come to an end and who queried whether that was just a coincidence and wondered whether she wasn't just kicking the can down the road. (more...)
Spain clinch World Cup spot with win against Albania Spain clinch World Cup spot with win against Albania
- October 07, 2017

After a 1-1 draw with Macedonia last month, Gianni de Biasi's side are in desperate need of a win to qualify for a spot in Russian Federation, so expect to see an aggressive style of play. Valencia striker Rodrigo opened the scoring by firing a rising drive into the top corner from Isco's fine through ball. " Spain are one of the favourites to win the World Cup because their players have so much experience and today we saw their quality", said Albania coach Christian Panucci . (more...)
Telangana: TRS wins coal mine workers polls Telangana: TRS wins coal mine workers polls
- October 07, 2017

TBGKS polled 23,800 votes while All India Trade Union Congress (AITUC) of Communist Party of India (CPI), which was backed by the Congress party and Telugu Desam Party (TDP), polled 19,300 votes. KCR, as the Chief Minister is popularly known, said it was yet another victory for TRS, which won all the elections since 2014. As a matter of fact, the Opposition parties have predicted that the union elections in Singareni would be the beginning of the downfall of the TRS. (more...)
Now not time for policy debate on gun control: White House Now not time for policy debate on gun control: White House
- October 07, 2017

Chris Murphy of CT, have sought to press fellow lawmakers into action, however. "With the 1st Amendment, with those freedoms, also come responsibilities, and you have a responsibility to tell the truth, to be accurate", Sanders said during her regular briefing with White House reporters. (more...)
Three men charged for ISIS-inspired plot to attack NYC Three men charged for ISIS-inspired plot to attack NYC
- October 07, 2017

Prosecutors announced Friday that three men based in Canada , Pakistan and the Philippines had conspired to carry out terror attacks in the summer of 2016 in the name of the Islamic State. They said Haroon planned to travel from Pakistan to help El Bahnasawy carry out attacks, and that Salic helped fund the plot. Salic in the Philippines allegedly wired money to the US intending to fund the plot. (more...)
Canadian job growth slows in September, wages pick up Canadian job growth slows in September, wages pick up
- October 07, 2017

The September jobs report also showed yet another improvement in the important indicator of wage growth. The acceleration, which was the fastest annual pace since June 2016, suggested there may be a recovery in wage growth, which has been weak despite strong labor market gains over the past year and is being closely watched by the Bank of Canada. (more...)

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