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Man charged with murder, accused of stabbing 27-year-old to death Man charged with murder, accused of stabbing 27-year-old to death
- October 25, 2017

The department says officers found a male in the outside common area of an apartment complex with apparent stab wounds. Around 8:30 p.m. on Tuesday, CMPD responded to an assault with a deadly weapon call in the 3200 block of Timberbrook Drive where one person was reportedly stabbed. (more...)
Fallen soldier's widow: 'Nothing to say' to Trump Fallen soldier's widow: 'Nothing to say' to Trump
- October 25, 2017

His call was meant to thank her for her husband's service and wish her the best. "I was a huge fan of The Turner House and we feel so lucky to bring her lovely storytelling to HBO". The conflict continued Tuesday with Wilson criticizing the condolence call to Johnson. Trump tweeted about Wilson, calling her " wacky " and accusing her of lying on him. (more...)
We were held in Pakistan for more than a year: Caitlan Coleman
- October 25, 2017

About two years into their captivity, Coleman said their captors raped her and forced her to abort one of her unborn children after they discovered that she and her husband had been sending out secret notes asking for help. "Right now everybody's shunting blame and making claims", she told The Toronto Star in her first sit-down interview since she was freed. According to Caitlan, claims made by both U.S. (more...)
Rep. Brady: Deal Is Close With Blue State GOP on State Taxes
- October 25, 2017

Companies can deduct their state and local taxes as a business expense, and Brady said that businesses will continue to be able to do so. Taxpayers are now allowed to deduct these taxes in a way that lowers their taxable income, but GOP leaders want to prohibit the practice going forward, in part to raise more revenue. (more...)
Schumer Says All 48 Democrats Are On Board With Health Care Deal Schumer Says All 48 Democrats Are On Board With Health Care Deal
- October 25, 2017

President Donald Trump initially expressed support for the deal, but has since insisted it include more far-reaching provisions toward repealing Obamacare. They've been enriched by Obamacare like nothing anybody has ever seen before. So Alexander and Murray reached a deal. And Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell , R-Ky., has said he won't call up the bipartisan bill until it's clear Trump supports it. (more...)
264 million children do not go to school — UNESCO 264 million children do not go to school — UNESCO
- October 25, 2017

It must be designed with care and with the principles of equity, inclusion and quality in mind". UNESCO's researchers looked at how much progress has been made toward reaching the UN's Sustainable Development Goal 4: ensuring that all children complete free, quality primary and secondary education. (more...)
World Health Organization rescinds Mugabe appointment amid backlash World Health Organization rescinds Mugabe appointment amid backlash
- October 25, 2017

Days later, the World Health Organization withdrew the appointment after massive worldwide and local protests highlighted how Zimbabwe's own healthcare system had collapsed under Mugabe's rule. He added that Mugabe, who went to Uruguay on an expensive special chartered flight, would not have taken up the position as it would have required him to campaign against growing and selling tobacco, Zimbabwe's biggest foreign currency earner. (more...)
Trump administration toughens work visa renewal rules Trump administration toughens work visa renewal rules
- October 25, 2017

Consequently, the burden of proof will be on the petitioner to substantiate his application even when nothing has changed since the previous petition. US President Donald Trump has been batting for more stringent rules for issuing H-1B visas- a move that will directly impact Indian IT industry that sends a large number of professionals to the US for onsite projects. (more...)
Rock slide closes Trans-Canada between Revelstoke and Golden Rock slide closes Trans-Canada between Revelstoke and Golden
- October 25, 2017

Geotechnical officals are on site and the highway is expected to open this afternoon. There is no alternate route available. UPDATE: 8:55 a.m. Officials say there is no detour and the highway is estimated to be reopened at about 2:00 p.m. (more...)
Crimean Tatar leaders freed from prison, flown to Turkey Crimean Tatar leaders freed from prison, flown to Turkey
- October 25, 2017

Rights groups and Western governments have condemned their convictions, calling them part of a campaign of pressure and abuse conducted by Russian Federation since it occupied and seized control of the Crimean Peninsula from Ukraine in 2014. (more...)
Bergdahl judge says he can be fair despite Trump Bergdahl judge says he can be fair despite Trump
- October 25, 2017

Under questioning from the lead prosecutor, Army Maj. Hatch said the fighters sprayed AK-47 bullets at them, killing the dog. Hatch said he almost bled to death. Trump recently referenced his disparaging comments about Bergdahl that the president repeatedly delivered as a candidate when he was questioned October 16 during a White House news conference about the soldier's court-martial. (more...)
Trump to Launch Drone Pilot Program for a Neighborhood Near You
- October 25, 2017

Drone-makers and businesses that want to fly drones have pushed for looser restrictions. The program, a partnership between the Federal Aviation Administration and private industry, is aimed at getting drone users faster approval to operate in areas of controlled airspace. (more...)
TX House Speaker Straus announces he won't run for re-election TX House Speaker Straus announces he won't run for re-election
- October 25, 2017

Straus, who has been the Speaker of the Texas House since 2009, made the announcement Wednesday morning on his Facebook page saying he believes elected officials should hold office only for a short time, not a lifetime. "But on our best days, we have shown that there is still a place for civility and statesmanship in American politics", he wrote. "I plan to be a voice for Texans who want a more constructive and unifying approach to our challenges, from the White House on down". (more...)
Republican senators plans tough terms for new Iran deal Republican senators plans tough terms for new Iran deal
- October 25, 2017

Iranian regional transgressions should be seen as separate to the nuclear file. Iran's regional terror operations are "supported by entities like USA -designated Mahan Air, which carries weapons, fighters, and money to the Assad regime and its supporters like Hezbollah in Syria", according to Mandelker, who said that new sanctions on the IRGC and other entities tied are coming down the pike. (more...)
Lin-Manuel Miranda spits 'Hamilton'-inspired freestyle for 'Tonight Show' audience member
- October 25, 2017

Our favorite line? "The price is steep as she's Rolling in the Deep ". In support of continued Puerto Rico relief and recovery operations, NBC New York aired a special, behind-the-scenes look at the making of Lin-Manuel Miranda's hit single " Almost Like Praying ", benefiting the Hispanic Federation's "UNIDOS" hurricane relief fund. (more...)
Girl Getting Off MTA Bus Attacked With Liquid by Stranger Yelling Anti-White Remarks Girl Getting Off MTA Bus Attacked With Liquid by Stranger Yelling Anti-White Remarks
- October 25, 2017

She was treated at and released from Jamaica Hospital. The attacker, described as being in his 30s, fled along Lefferts Boulevard and hadn't been arrested as of Wednesday morning, police said. Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call the NYPD's Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782). (more...)
Ahead of 2019, PDP to hold national convention on December 9 Ahead of 2019, PDP to hold national convention on December 9
- October 25, 2017

Fayose has been at daggers drawn with a number of party stakeholders in Ekiti, including federal lawmakers, state assembly members and party officials at the national level. Others include, immediate past Deputy National Chairman of the party, Uche Secondus, former Minister of Education, Professor Tunde Adeniran, ex-Oyo governor, Senator Rashidi Ladoja and Otunba Gbenga Daniel, former governors of Ogun states. (more...)
Russian Federation hopes German president's visit will boost ties Russian Federation hopes German president's visit will boost ties
- October 25, 2017

However, the German president also noted that his country's government would continue to abide by the European Union sanctions against Russian Federation because it did not recognize what he described as the "internationally-unlawful annexation of Crimea". (more...)
Vegas Shooter Stephen Paddock Brother Arrested for Child Porn Vegas Shooter Stephen Paddock Brother Arrested for Child Porn
- October 25, 2017

Bruce Paddock was taken into custody in North Hollywood on Wednesday morning, according to a source who was not authorized to speak publicly about the case and requested anonymity. Child porn images were found on Bruce Paddock's computer, police told TMZ . The investigation was headed up by the Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force that involved both the FBI and the LAPD. (more...)
China lead, iron ore imports from NKorea sink after United Nations sanctions China lead, iron ore imports from NKorea sink after United Nations sanctions
- October 25, 2017

The bill, which passed in a 415 to two vote, aims to cut off North Korea's links to the global financial system, banning foreign financial institutions and firms that conduct business with North Korea from accessing the worldwide financial system. (more...)
Land encroachment: Govt to seek legal advice Land encroachment: Govt to seek legal advice
- October 25, 2017

Pressure is mounting on Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan to act against Transport Minister Thomas Chandy as Revenue Minister E. Chandrasekharan has endorsed the Alappuzha collector's findings that Lake Palace, in which Mr Chandy has high stakes, stands in breach of Kerala Conservation of Paddy Land and Wetland Act 2008. (more...)
Taliban Storms Afghan Army Post, Kills 9 Soldiers
- October 25, 2017

The attack took place last night in Pusht Road district, said the governor's spokesman, Mohammad Naser Mehri. The bodies of the slain militants are still lying at the site of the gun battle, he added. Counterterrorism expert Max Abrahms told Sputnik News that it is false to conclude that the Taliban will fail against the foreign occupation, and that in fact the Taliban "is not showing signs of weakness", pointing out that they have been gaining territory. (more...)
SunTrust Banks, Inc. (STI) - Barclays Holds Rating And Sets New Price Target
- October 25, 2017

Citigroup Inc. lowered shares of SunTrust Banks from an outperform rating to a market perform rating in a report on Monday. Sandler O'Neill lowered shares of SunTrust Banks from a buy rating to a hold rating and set a $62.00 price objective on the stock.in a report on Monday. (more...)
Support for marijuana legalization hits new all-time high (get it?) Support for marijuana legalization hits new all-time high (get it?)
- October 25, 2017

It's also the first time that a majority of Republican respondents favored legalization. That's up from 42 percent in 2016. "The trajectory of American's views on marijuana is similar to that of their view on same-sex marriage over the past couple of decades", Gallup officials wrote in the release of the marijuana poll results. (more...)
Turkey starts trial of rights activists, including Amnesty local head Turkey starts trial of rights activists, including Amnesty local head
- October 25, 2017

The head of Amnesty International in Turkey is facing charges that could see him imprisoned for up to 15 years, more than a year after an attempted coup in the country led to widespread reprisals in the form of detentions, trials and firings from public office . (more...)
Woman's body found in Allegan County Woman's body found in Allegan County
- October 25, 2017

There were no signs of stab or gunshot wounds, but Larsen said the death seems "absolutely" suspicious and suspects foul play. The Allegan County Sheriff's Office have located the partially buried remains of an unknown individual. Her vehicle was found at a park-and-ride a couple miles from her home, but there has been no sign of her since. Police have searched a game area near the park-and-ride where her vehicle was found, but have found no sign of of her. (more...)
Ambassador Scott Brown being investigated for offensive comments in Samoa Ambassador Scott Brown being investigated for offensive comments in Samoa
- October 25, 2017

Brown went on to explain that his remark to the female server was intended as a compliment because she was "doing a great job" and was made in front of Samoan officials in a room with 250 guests. But he acknowledged there had also been cultural misunderstandings. "Sometimes when we say one thing, it means the complete different thing", Brown added. (more...)
Tropical system could strengthen as it approaches Gulf of Mexico Tropical system could strengthen as it approaches Gulf of Mexico
- October 25, 2017

On Sunday, it's likely to take a path parallel to the Atlantic coast of the USA, he added. If it does develop, it could become Tropical Storm Philippe. Forecasters at the National Weather Service in Miami said regardless of tropical development, South Florida could experience increasing showers and isolated thunderstorms beginning Saturday afternoon through Sunday night. (more...)
IIM CAT 2017 Admit Cards releasing today, how to download IIM CAT 2017 Admit Cards releasing today, how to download
- October 25, 2017

Admit cards will be available for download till November 26, 2017 which is also the exam day. Once released it would be available on the official website. Apart from other details, your admit card will have the information on test slot and exam centre. The exam will be conducted in two sessions in a single-day window. (more...)
'Buying leaders has become business in Gujarat': Shiv Sena slams BJP 'Buying leaders has become business in Gujarat': Shiv Sena slams BJP
- October 25, 2017

Senior Aam Aadmi Party leader Ashutosh said on Tuesday that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) wants to win the forthcoming assembly polls by hook or by crook. As per the latest updates, following his meeting with Ashok Gehlot, it is also being assumed that the Patidar leader also met the Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi in a hotel in Ahmedabad . (more...)

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