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Jacqui Lambie may resign in next 24 hours over dual citizenship Jacqui Lambie may resign in next 24 hours over dual citizenship
- November 14, 2017

Adding further chaos to the ongoing citizenship crisis engulfing federal parliament, Tasmanian independent Jacqui Lambie has indicated she may resign within 24 hours. 'I found out more about his family background in recent weeks as I wrote my autobiography ahead of its publication next year, ' she said. " His father, my grandfather, came to Australia to enlist in the Army in fact ", she said in a statement. (more...)
RT files paperwork with Justice Department to register as foreign agent
- November 13, 2017

Outlets such as Voice of America and Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty, which receive funding from the US Congress, would be forced to register as foreign agents. The Russian Foreign Ministry has previously warned the U.S. that any hostile moves against RT would trigger reciprocal measures in regards to American media working in Russia. (more...)
Lebanese patriarch makes historic visit to Saudi Arabia Lebanese patriarch makes historic visit to Saudi Arabia
- November 13, 2017

The prime minister has not returned to Lebanon since. Almost 24 hours after Hariri's interview, which appeared on a TV station he owns, Hezbollah had still not commented on his remarks. REUTERS/Faisal Al NasserPatriarch Beshara al-Rai heads the Maronite church, which has a presence in Lebanon, Syria and Cyprus and follows an Eastern rite of the Roman Catholic church. (more...)
Trump Asks Chinese President For Help With LiAngelo Ball, UCLA Shoplifting Case Trump Asks Chinese President For Help With LiAngelo Ball, UCLA Shoplifting Case
- November 13, 2017

According to a report in The Washington Post published Monday morning, Trump raised the arrests during his two-day state visit to Beijing. A senior Chinese finance official says China will ease restrictions on foreign ownership stakes in the financial sector and reduce tariffs on automotive imports following criticism from the country's trading partners. (more...)
Wind Warning Issued For Lower Mainland; Gusts Up To 80 KM/H Wind Warning Issued For Lower Mainland; Gusts Up To 80 KM/H
- November 13, 2017

Exposed coastal sections will experience southerly winds of 70 to 80 km/h by late this morning. Winds are expected to ease by this afternoon. According to Environment Canada, strong winds that may cause damage are expected or occurring, and may toss loose objects or cause tree branches to break. (more...)
Trump asked Xi to resolve Ball arrest Trump asked Xi to resolve Ball arrest
- November 13, 2017

None of the three played in the team's exhibition game against Georgia Tech on Saturday. The State Department typically takes the lead on cases involving U.S. An anonymous USA official told the Post that charges against the three players have been reduced and that the case is headed toward a resolution. (more...)
Detroit police officers fight each other in undercover op gone wrong Detroit police officers fight each other in undercover op gone wrong
- November 13, 2017

The encounter started when two special operations officers from the department's 12th Precinct were working on a drug bust on Andover, a notoriously drug-heavy area of the city. One officer had to be hospitalized. The homeowner of the house being raided stood and watched the melee, the outlet reports. One officer was taken to the hospital after the incident, according to the station, which quoted an unidentified cop who said the crew from the 12 Precinct didn't follow proper protocol since ... (more...)
Penn State Hazing Death Penn State Hazing Death
- November 13, 2017

Miller said five previous defendants in the case were being recharged, while 12 others are facing new charges. Stacy Parks Miller, Centre County's district attorney, told reporters that the video confirms that Beta Theta Pi pledge Timothy Piazza was given at least 18 drinks in less than 90 minutes. (more...)
UK Parliament to vote on final Brexit deal before Britain leaves EU UK Parliament to vote on final Brexit deal before Britain leaves EU
- November 13, 2017

The BBC's political editor Laura Kuenssberg said the announcement was significant because it represented a big concession to potential Tory rebels and Labour MPs at a highly important moment in the Brexit process. Mr Davis said in reply that the weakness of extending time under Article 50 was that it had to be agreed unanimously. When Owen Paterson asked if the United Kingdom would still leave the European Union in March 2019, Davis simply replied: "Yes". (more...)
US Army Quietly Lifts Ban on Recruits With Some Mental Health Issues US Army Quietly Lifts Ban on Recruits With Some Mental Health Issues
- November 13, 2017

Col. In 2009 the Army issued a ban on waivers as suicides among troops skyrocketed. In an unannounced policy only now being reported, the Army now accepts recruits with certain mental health struggles. Following the U.S. invasion of Iraq in 2003, dozens of U.S. Army soldiers carried out abuse, torture and rape on inmates at the Abu Ghraib prison, including Reserve Soldier Lynndie Rana England, who had been diagnosed with a mental health disorder before joining the Army. (more...)
Turkish, Russian presidents meet in Sochi Turkish, Russian presidents meet in Sochi
- November 13, 2017

Two leaders are expected to exchange views on bilateral relations and regional and worldwide developments, particularly Syria, the presidency said in a statement on its website. "In the beginning of our meeting I would like to point out that our relations may be considered as fully restored", the Russian leader added. Erdogan also noted that apart from personal meetings, the two leaders contacted each other by telephone. (more...)
Hate crimes went up past year in the US Hate crimes went up past year in the US
- November 13, 2017

Of the total 6,121 hate crime incidents in 2016, almost 29 percent were crimes of intimidation. The findings are consistent with a February report by a civil rights group that found the number of anti-Muslim hate groups in the country had increased over the past year. (more...)
Arthur Collins trial: Co-accused cleared over club acid attack Arthur Collins trial: Co-accused cleared over club acid attack
- November 13, 2017

Lily Saw, London Crown Prosecution Services reviewing lawyer, said in a statement: "Our prosecution proved this acid attack was no accident". Arthur Collins , of of Broxbourne, Hertfordshire, threw the corrosive substance at party goers in Mangle E8 in Dalston on 17 April. (more...)
Iran In Compliance With Nuclear Deal, UN Watchdog Says Iran In Compliance With Nuclear Deal, UN Watchdog Says
- November 13, 2017

Belonging to the United Nations system, the worldwide agency also reported that Iran did not exceed the limits authorized to enrich uranium nor did it accumulate undue reserves of heavy water or low enriched uranium. His move, which did not constitute a USA exit from the accord, left its fate to the Congress. The IAEA assessment showed that, aside from the matter of heavy water, a relatively minor breach, Tehran has complied with the deal since its entry into force in January 2016. (more...)
Delhi HC notice to EC on Kejriwal's plea
- November 13, 2017

Khattar. Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh declined the proposal for a meeting saying the air pollution in NCR was not an inter-state matter and needed the Centre's intervention, but Khattar said he was willing to meet the Delhi Chief Minister. (more...)
George HW Bush Accused Of Groping Teenager In Sixth Allegation Against Him George HW Bush Accused Of Groping Teenager In Sixth Allegation Against Him
- November 13, 2017

Time spoke with seven people who said they had been told by Corrigan about the encounter in the years afterward. A Bush spokesperson claimed the ex-CIA director "simply does not have it in his heart to knowingly cause anyone harm or distress", but also admitted he has been known to touch "women's rears in what he meant to be a good-natured manner". (more...)
Sen. Rand Paul returns to Washington following assault Sen. Rand Paul returns to Washington following assault
- November 13, 2017

Via Twitter, Paul thanked people for their support during his recovery and said he was returning to work Monday and looking forward to helping pass the GOP's tax reform plan. Boucher and Paul have been neighbours for 17 years. He has not elaborated. Boucher's attorney, Matt Baker, said it appears Paul has hired a personal injury lawyer, which could mean he is planning a lawsuit. (more...)
John Oliver criticises Donald Trump and Louis CK in season finale John Oliver criticises Donald Trump and Louis CK in season finale
- November 13, 2017

While the a year ago has seemed long, according to Oliver, "The Trump presidency is basically a marathon-painful, pointless, and the majority of you didn't agree to run, but were signed up by your dumbest friend". "Sir, the world is in trouble". Oliver acknowledged the bleakness of that pronouncement then listed a few bright spots to keep people going, "because the Trump presidency is basically a marathon: it's painful, it's pointless, and the majority of you didn't even agree to run it". (more...)
Horizon Investment Services Raised Celgene (CELG) Stake; MARINUS PHARMACEUTICALS Has 0.54 Sentiment
- November 13, 2017

About 473 shares traded. It is down 12.43% since November 13, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 0.30% the S&P500. Price targets show what analysts believes a stock will be worth at the end of a certain time period. Since June 15, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 3 insider sales for $2.36 million activity. CASEY MICHAEL D had sold 9,250 shares worth $1.16M on Saturday, June 17. (more...)
Doctors from the city head to Belagavi to oppose KPME Act Doctors from the city head to Belagavi to oppose KPME Act
- November 13, 2017

While private doctors, who are up in arms against the Karnataka Private Medical Establishments (Amendment) Bill, are adamant that the contentious four provisions in the Bill be dropped, or the Vikramjit Sen committee report be adopted in toto, there are indications that the government may tone down some of the provisions. (more...)
Supreme Court to hear free speech challenge to Calif. abortion disclosure law Supreme Court to hear free speech challenge to Calif. abortion disclosure law
- November 13, 2017

A view of the U.S. Supreme Court building is seen in Washington, DC, U.S. on October 13, 2015. "The state should protect freedom of speech and freedom from coerced speech", said Kevin Theriot, senior counsel for the Alliance Defending Freedom conservative Christian legal group representing the law's challengers. (more...)
NGT to allow only 50000 devotees at Vaishno Devi shrine daily NGT to allow only 50000 devotees at Vaishno Devi shrine daily
- November 13, 2017

NGT said that once the limit for the day is reached, pilgrims will be stopped at Ardhkuwari or Katra town. The NGT also ordered a stay on all new constructions taking place inside the Vaishno Devi shrine complex. There will be a fine of Rs 2,000 on anyone found littering the roads. The new path for pedestrians and battery-operated vehicles was constructed at a cost of Rs 40 crore. (more...)
'Why am I questioned for meeting political leaders?' 'Why am I questioned for meeting political leaders?'
- November 13, 2017

So just wait, watch and enjoy", Hardik had said. Hardik had last week voiced apprehension that the BJP might try to defame him with a sex CD for electoral gains. He is single, unmarried and has the right to have his personal space. In the video, the man with demeanour similar to that of Hardik Patel is seen conversing with the woman, who is sitting on the bed with her back towards the camera. (more...)
No pork will be served at gala dinner — ASEAN Summit No pork will be served at gala dinner — ASEAN Summit
- November 13, 2017

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte and his partner Honeylet welcome Cambodia Prime Minister Hun Sen to the opening of the 31st Association of Southeast Asian Nations ( ASEAN ) Summit and Related Summits at the Cultural Center of the Philippines in Pasay City on November 13, 2017. (more...)
Trump response to Virginia election showed him 'at his worst' Trump response to Virginia election showed him 'at his worst'
- November 13, 2017

Republicans suffered no surprise losses to Democrats and the GOP still controlled a huge majority of the country's governor's offices and state legislatures. Their ecstasy over the results in Virginia's election returns earlier this month shows how desperate the Democrats are for any sign of hope that their party is not already dead. (more...)
GOP Sen Toomey: 'No Good Reason' America Should Subsidize High-Tax States GOP Sen Toomey: 'No Good Reason' America Should Subsidize High-Tax States
- November 13, 2017

But Brady did not mention state and local income tax deductions, which recent versions of the House bill do not preserve . According to the House Republicans, the proposed tax reform cuts is planned to be implemented immediately. They are both widely seen as a boon for business. "It's not quite as simplified as I might like, but it's definitely going to be simpler than it is today". (more...)
Chance Of Rain, Snow - Or Both - Monday, Weather Service Says Chance Of Rain, Snow - Or Both - Monday, Weather Service Says
- November 13, 2017

Temperatures will cool down to the upper 50s tonight , so it will be slightly warmer from last night. An upper level low pressure system is overhead tomorrow, with the storm at sea, this will result in mostly cloudy skies and a high temperature again in the lower 40s. (more...)
Crash Along I-94 In Harper Woods Kills 4 People, Toddler Survives Crash Along I-94 In Harper Woods Kills 4 People, Toddler Survives
- November 13, 2017

Local 4 has a reporter at the scene gathering more information. Michigan State Police say four adults were in the auto, ranging from 18 to 25 years old. Monday when the driver lost control, crossed three paths and hit an extension. Michigan State Police said speed and wet weather may have been factors in the deadly crash. (more...)
Pacific forum sticks to free-trade gospel despite Trump Pacific forum sticks to free-trade gospel despite Trump
- November 13, 2017

Ahead of a regional economic summit in the Vietnamese resort city of Danang, Abe held a series of bilateral meetings and said he "welcomes" a rough agreement reached Thursday by ministers on the revived far-reaching free trade pact. During the APEC-ASEAN Informal Dialogue session, Prime Minister Trudeau commemorated the 50th anniversary of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and affirmed the importance of APEC-ASEAN cooperation. (more...)
Bill Gates invests $50m to fight Alzheimer's Bill Gates invests $50m to fight Alzheimer's
- November 13, 2017

And while excited by some new research into the disease, the software billionaire said "we need to do more". While most of the major pharmaceutical companies continue to pursue the amyloid and tau pathways, Dementia Discovery Fund will complement their work by supporting start-ups as they explore less mainstream approaches to treating dementia. (more...)

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