Trump cites Ivy League degree to defend image

I'm a very intelligent person, " Trump said in response to the criticism by two Senators from his Republican party, who accused him of having "a flagrant disregard for truth and decency", Hindustan Times reported. "I think to a certain extent, maybe ... More..

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Reddit is removing Nazi and alt-right groups
by | Friday, October 27, 2017

Reddit is removing Nazi and alt-right groups

So far, at least seven communities have been kicked off of Reddit , including r/Nazi , r/EuropeanNationalism and r/pol (an extension of the 4chan board of the same name.) Of these, the largest had under 7000 ...More..

Pennsylvania Lawmakers Approve Expanded Gaming
by | Friday, October 27, 2017

Pennsylvania Lawmakers Approve Expanded Gaming

The bill lets licensed casinos bid - starting at $7.5 million - to build new , smaller casinos with fewer games, which must be located more than 25 miles from existing casinos. If they apply for all three with...More..

British population projected to reach 70 mln by 2029
by | Friday, October 27, 2017

British population projected to reach 70 mln by 2029

The ONS projections are now for a 3.6 million, or 5.5%, increase over the 10 years to 2026, with the 70m mark being passed in the middle of 2029. That is 7.3 million, or 11.1 per cent, more than last year's...More..

Deep South's
by | Friday, October 27, 2017

Deep South's "World's most expensive taco" to aid Puerto Rico relief

The category 4 hurricane was the worst storm on record to directly slam the USA territory, which destroyed homes and decimated the already crippled power grid leaving 3.4 million people without electricity. He ...More..

by | Friday, October 27, 2017

Gardner and Judge named 2017 Gold Glove finalists

The awards will be announced November 7. Several finalists are in the running for their first Gold Glove Award, and two positions from the AL will yield a first-time victor. Other nominations at first base in...More..

by | Friday, October 27, 2017

Police investigating reports of armed person, potential hostage situation in downtown Toronto

Police say that they have been unable to make contact with anyone inside the establishment at this point. "A call of that nature we always take very seriously and I can tell you that we responded very quickly...More..

Couple charged after rotting corpse of baby is found in swing
by | Friday, October 27, 2017

Couple charged after rotting corpse of baby is found in swing

Iowa parents are charged with murder after abandoning their 4-month-old son in a swing at their home, according to authorities Thursday. Their son, Sterling Daniel Koehn, was found dead August 30 after Koeh...More..

President Trump is declaring the nationwide opioid epidemic a public health emergency
by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

President Trump is declaring the nationwide opioid epidemic a public health emergency

They made clear that the declaration, which lasts for 90 days and can be renewed, comes with no dedicated dollars. The president had said as early as August he would be declaring a "national emergency", which...More..

Soto among Congress members urging probe of Whitefish contract with Puerto Rico
by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

Soto among Congress members urging probe of Whitefish contract with Puerto Rico

Democratic Senators Maria Cantwell and Ron Wyden are formally requesting the Government Accountability Office investigate the "use of public money to reimburse work completed by Whitefish Energy ", the two p...More..

by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

USA border agents detain Mexican girl being rushed to hospital

The statement added that "once medically cleared she will be processed accordingly". Aurora Cantu, Hernandez's cousin, rode in the ambulance with her . immigration system turned around their 200 square foot ...More..

Florida Police Release New Video In Suspected Serial Killer Case
by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

Florida Police Release New Video In Suspected Serial Killer Case

Police released video showing a person walking toward the area where Mitchell was shot and killed October 9. The message from Tampa police is clear: "We need names, not speculation" in figuring out who commit...More..

Insys Therapeutics Founder Charged in Opioid Fraud Case
by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

Insys Therapeutics Founder Charged in Opioid Fraud Case

News of Kapoor's arrest comes as media reports suggest that President Trump is on the cusp of declaring opioid addiction as a public health emergency. He was arrested in Arizona, where Insys is based, and add...More..

by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

EU Opens State Aid Probe Into UK Tax Scheme for Multinationals

A Number 10 spokeswoman said: "Multinational companies must pay all taxes due". Launching the inquiry on Thursday, the European Commission said such financing income was often used as a "channel for profit-sh...More..

Former Guilderland resident involved in President Bush groping allegations
by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

Former Guilderland resident involved in President Bush groping allegations

Actress Jordana Grolnick told Deadspin that Bush groped her in August 2016 as they posed for a photograph while she was working on a me production of " Hunchback of Notre Dame ". Earlier this week actress Hea...More..

Mother dies days after funeral of cop killed in Las Vegas shooting
by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

Mother dies days after funeral of cop killed in Las Vegas shooting

The mother of a Las Vegas police officer killed in the Route 91 shooting died this weekend after falling while riding an escalator. Stiles' devastated brother came with his sister to the funeral form their ...More..

Japanese defence minister sounds alarm on North Korea
by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

Japanese defence minister sounds alarm on North Korea

He said, "The foreign minister is very well aware of the intentions of our supreme leader, so I think you should take his words literally". According to experts, an atmospheric test would be a way of demonstr...More..

U.S. wants a unified Syria with no role for Assad: Tillerson
by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

U.S. wants a unified Syria with no role for Assad: Tillerson

Opposition delegations, which do not include the Islamic State group or other United Nations -designated terrorist groups, have never spoken face-to-face with Syrian government envoys under de Mistura's mediati...More..

by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

Lindsey Graham to testify at Senate corruption trial

Republican U.S. Senator Lindsay Graham testified on Thursday as a character witness on behalf of Democratic colleague Bob Menendez, who is on trial on federal corruption charges in Newark , New Jersey. Booker,...More..

Martina Hingis will retire next week (for the third time) — WTA Finals
by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

Martina Hingis will retire next week (for the third time) — WTA Finals

The following year she dominated in singles, winning the Australian Open, Wimbledon and US Open titles and reaching the French Open final. She has five Grand Slam singles titles, the first of which came 20 ye...More..

Off-duty cop saves man choking at Buffalo Wild Wings in New Jersey
by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

Off-duty cop saves man choking at Buffalo Wild Wings in New Jersey

This incredible footage has been shared by police after one of their off-duty officers stepped in to help a man who was choking. Palaia immediately rushed to the dining man, who was showing signs of difficult...More..

by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

Illinois Tool Works Inc. (NYSE:ITW) Shares Sold by Associated Banc Corp

Let's have a look at some of the important valuation ratios of the Illinois Tool Works Inc. It has outperformed by 16.62% the S&P500. Webster Bank decreased Wells Fargo & Co (WFC) stake by 38.32% reported in ...More..

by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

'Significant role' for NHS in mental health support in workplace

The rate for this is significantly higher than for people with physical health conditions. An independent review into mental health in the workplace had been commissioned by Prime Minister Theresa May at th...More..

NY taps Transport for London's contactless expertise for public transport revamp
by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

NY taps Transport for London's contactless expertise for public transport revamp

So instead of swiping a MetroCard , riders with compatible smartphones will be able to use apps like Apple Pay , Android Pay, and Samsung Pay to tap on a reader at the turnstile on the way into a station, or ...More..

Two teens arrested for terror plot against Cherokee's Etowah High School
by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

Two teens arrested for terror plot against Cherokee's Etowah High School

Arrest warrants for McCurley and Dupree have been sealed by a judge, according to Cherokee Sheriff's Office spokeswoman Sgt. Marianne Kelley. The Georgia Bureau of Investigation is now testing those chemicals, ...More..

Frost advisory issued for part of north Alabama overnight
by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

Frost advisory issued for part of north Alabama overnight

As a result, the National Weather Service has issued a freeze warning that includes Hancock, Hardin, Seneca, Wood and Wyandot counties, in effect from midnight until 10 a.m. Temperatures are expected to be a ...More..

Wikileaks confirms approach from Trump campaign
by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

Wikileaks confirms approach from Trump campaign

Cambridge Analytica is partially owned by Robert Mercer , Rebekah's father, and has touted its ability to analyze social media to create personality profiles of potential voters. digital fundraising". Trump an...More..

Kashmir talks: Centre's spl representative meets Mehbooba
by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

Kashmir talks: Centre's spl representative meets Mehbooba

The meeting was held at Kashmir House on Prithviraj Road here, they said. Rasheed said "Despite the fact that there are enormous beauties in the Indian state, it is a harsh reality that in Jammu & Kashmir these...More..

'Chaos and shambles' as May and Davis at odds on Brexit vote
by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

'Chaos and shambles' as May and Davis at odds on Brexit vote

A number of the amendments have been supported by rebel Conservative MPs. "It would be better for the government to adopt a concession strategy on having a withdrawal agreement secured by statute sooner rather ...More..

Trump White House Has 'Stronger' Argument Regarding Obamacare Subsidies
by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

Trump White House Has 'Stronger' Argument Regarding Obamacare Subsidies

U.S. District Judge Vince Chhabria in San Francisco sided with the Trump administration, saying the government does not have to make the payments while litigation over the subsidies unfolds. Massive subsidy p...More..

by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

United States imposes new sanctions on Hezbollah

But Trump, breaking his campaign pledge to rip up the agreement, did not pull the US out or re-impose nuclear sanctions against Iran. Bill H.R. 1698 would expand sanctions on Iran to include sanctions on Iran...More..

Russian chopper 'with 8 on board' down at sea - Norway rescue service
by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

Russian chopper 'with 8 on board' down at sea - Norway rescue service

Tore Hongset, the leader of the rescue coordination operation, told Norwegian television, "We have a rescue operation ongoing". A message about the crash appeared on the Twitter account of the Norwegian Rescu...More..

Prayers to setting sun marks Chhath festival in Bihar
by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

Prayers to setting sun marks Chhath festival in Bihar

And on 26th and 27th Oct 2017, devotees will celebrate Kharna and give arghya to setting sun respectively in the city lovely Chandigarh as a part of Chhath Puja . Here are some photos how people in India...More..

Twitter just banned Russia Today and Sputnik ads over election meddling
by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

Twitter just banned Russia Today and Sputnik ads over election meddling

The company cited allegations of "interference with the U.S. election on behalf of the Russian government" by Sputnik and Russia Today . Twitter's general counsel will be testifying before the House and Se...More..

by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

Trump Launches Program For State, Local Gov't Drone Testing

The move is the latest attempt to jump start an industry in which technology has moved at a rapid clip-only to be held back by regulatory and safety concerns. This test program could help national and local reg...More..