Murphy convincingly wins NJ governor's campaign that began in Newark

But his handling of the Washington Bridge scandal - combined with well-publicized absences from the state to nurture a national image, a deflated 2016 presidential campaign and public humiliations by Donald Trump - sent his approval ratings plummet... More..

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Dem Congresswoman's Chief of Staff Stands Accused of Sexual Harassment
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Dem Congresswoman's Chief of Staff Stands Accused of Sexual Harassment

I've had one-on-ones and we have discussed things in the office that they felt we could do better. Each of us has introduced bills aimed at protecting legislative branch employees from sexual harassment by ...More..

Why Colin Cowherd Believes LeBron James Is 'Bored Out Of His Mind'
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Why Colin Cowherd Believes LeBron James Is 'Bored Out Of His Mind'

James posted a popular meme to Instagram to express his frustration, and many believe it to be related to the departure of Kyrie Irving . It could lead to a winning streak though, especially with LeBron ...More..

Paul Hagan Atlanta physics teacher threatens student 'with bullet to your head'
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Paul Hagan Atlanta physics teacher threatens student 'with bullet to your head'

Then, as he began to walk away from where the student was sitting, he said: "I got a bet". Though the school's assistant principal reached out to Carr last Thursday to inform her of what happened, Carr didn't...More..

Omar Abdullah: Met Dineshwar Sharma, discussed Kashmir issue
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Omar Abdullah: Met Dineshwar Sharma, discussed Kashmir issue

Prominent among those who met Sharma was PDP's youth wing leader, Waheed Parra, Democratic Party, Sanjay Saraf of the Janata Dal (United), delegations of erstwhile panchayat members, some youth associations a...More..

French, Swiss authorities detain ten in anti-terror raids
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

French, Swiss authorities detain ten in anti-terror raids

The detained in Switzerland has been in contact through social networks with a 13-year-old French boy suspected of having planned a jihadist assault with a knife. Among the French towns targeted in the op...More..

New Surveillance Video Shows Sherri Papini Minutes Before She Was Rescued
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

New Surveillance Video Shows Sherri Papini Minutes Before She Was Rescued

Detectives say she was dropped off in the area by one of her captors. On Tuesday, the Shasta County Sheriff's Department released more information and surveillance video from the case. Papini claimed two wome...More..

Japan imposes additional sanctions on North Korea
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Japan imposes additional sanctions on North Korea

As President Donald Trump continued a five-country tour in Asia on Tuesday, where part of his goal is to bolster alliances in the campaign to end North Korea's nuclear escalation, the USA strengthened its d...More..

by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Study shows sheep recognise human faces

The study was done by Cambridge University researchers, who said that they were able to train sheep to recognise faces of actors Jake Gyllenhaal and Emma Watson, former US President Barack Obama and BBC newsr...More..

Bhalla Wins Hoboken Mayoral Race
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Bhalla Wins Hoboken Mayoral Race

The fliers were placed on auto windshields with the message " Don't let TERRORISM take over our town! " above a picture of Bhalla. Bhalla said the flyers are upsetting, but said he does not want the racist co...More..

Pakistan, Iran agree to cooperate on border security, intelligence sharing
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Pakistan, Iran agree to cooperate on border security, intelligence sharing

Asif Ghafoor also thanked Iranian military and government for hospitality extended by Iran during the visit on behalf of the COAS. He said since Pakistan had taken effective measures on Pak-Afghan border , t...More..

Ryan School murder case: CBI questions Class XI student
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Ryan School murder case: CBI questions Class XI student

According to the sources, the student has been charged under Section 302 of the IPC. In a major twist in the Ryan International murder case, the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has arrested a Class XI...More..

US Demands UN Action Against Iran Over Yemen Missile
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

US Demands UN Action Against Iran Over Yemen Missile

Saudi Arabia's powerful crown prince accused Iran on Tuesday of "direct military aggression" through Yemen's Huthi rebels, ratcheting up regional tensions as the kingdom reels from a sweeping royal purge. The U...More..

North Atlantic Treaty Organisation to increase troop presence in Afghanistan by 3000
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

North Atlantic Treaty Organisation to increase troop presence in Afghanistan by 3000

Stoltenberg, speaking ahead of a two-day meeting due to start on Wednesday said NATO's command structure was the "backbone" of the alliance. Stoltenberg said that adapting NATO's command structure was neces...More..

Tax Bill Could Include Repeal of Obamacare Individual Mandate
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Tax Bill Could Include Repeal of Obamacare Individual Mandate

Trump has been pushing to repeal the mandate in the tax-reforms bill. Meanwhile, lawmakers may be considering changes to taxes on health savings accounts. "It just gives you a lot more flexibility", said Col...More..

Manus refugees quit detention centre
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Manus refugees quit detention centre

PNG Immigration Minister Petrus Thomas' lawyer submitted in court today that all those services, including attractive allowance, are available at the East Lorengau and Hillside Transit centre but it was up to t...More..

New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern reveals 'sadness' over beloved cat's accidental death
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern reveals 'sadness' over beloved cat's accidental death

I have opposable thumbs, I'm purrty special. Mr Gayford recently said the cat interrupted Ms Ardern's phone call with US President Donald Trump in late October. Ardern's partner, Clarke Gayford, has asked tha...More..

USA stands alone as Syria plans to join Paris climate accord
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

USA stands alone as Syria plans to join Paris climate accord

Calling it "Draconian" and "onerous", Trump in June said "the Paris Climate Accord is simply the latest example of Washington entering into an agreement that disadvantages the United States to the exclusive b...More..

Texas shooter escaped from a psychiatric facility in 2012
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Texas shooter escaped from a psychiatric facility in 2012

Indications suggest that Kelley might've been trying to carry out death threats he made against his superior officers at the time. This domestic-violence conviction disqualified him from legal gun ownership. ...More..

First openly transgender state legislator elected in Virginia
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

First openly transgender state legislator elected in Virginia

Roem handily outraised her opponent and as the Washington Post reports , her campaign "executed an aggressive ground game, knocking on doors more than 75,000 times in a district with 52,471 registered voter...More..

Former friend says Pastner '100 percent' knew of Georgia Tech violations
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Former friend says Pastner '100 percent' knew of Georgia Tech violations

Georgia Tech self-reported the violations to the NCAA on October 2, but Bell said the violations disclosed by the school did not encompass the breadth of the benefits he provided. "And I said, 'You don't cheat?...More..

by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

World Health Organization urges end to antibiotics use in healthy food-producing animals

The EU and United States have banned the practice, but in some countries up to 80 per cent... The WHO said such use should be completely halted. Over-use and misuse of antibiotics in animals and humans is c...More..

by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Axed Catalan Leader Slams EU for 'Helping' Spanish PM

Ines Arrimadas says that the secessionist parties of the recently ousted Catalan government will have no credibility if they again promise a bright future for Catalonia's independence. This is because centre-ri...More..

Pentagon: Invasion only way to destroy North Korea's nuclear arsenal
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Pentagon: Invasion only way to destroy North Korea's nuclear arsenal

A United States ground invasion of North Korea could cost "millions" of lives, a new military report has predicted amid growing tensions between the U.S. North Korea carried out its sixth and by far most...More..

Apple's tax haven secrets feature prominently in the Paradise Papers
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Apple's tax haven secrets feature prominently in the Paradise Papers

Apple's offshore cash holdings [Chart: courtesy of SEC Filings] At the time lawmakers in Ireland (where Apple now keeps nearly all of its money) were cracking down on multinationals operating Irish subsidiari...More..

Tip-stealing Uber passenger identified as Brooklyn teen
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Tip-stealing Uber passenger identified as Brooklyn teen

In case you don't know, Uber tip jar is a box where passengers leave the tip for the driver. 'We understand your frustration with this experience. One of the passenger then starts to touch his stuff which d...More..

Attorney meets with Capitol Police following attack on Sen. Rand Paul
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Attorney meets with Capitol Police following attack on Sen. Rand Paul

Porter said he visited Paul on Saturday, one day after the attack. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Tuesday that fellow Kentucky Republican Sen. "We sincerely hope that Sen". Paul "was probably...More..

Lawyer at the heart of Trump Russia probe is talking
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Lawyer at the heart of Trump Russia probe is talking

He also asked whether Veselnitskaya had any written evidence that major Democratic donors had used any illegal proceeds, allegedly gained by evading taxes, to help fund Hilary Clinton's campaign, she says. on J...More..

Two men rob Renovo bank
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Two men rob Renovo bank

The convenience store was robbed on October 20, and police arrested Freddi Jones Jr., 43, of Fayetteville in connection with that robbery. The employee was not injured during the incident. According to police...More..

by | Tuesday, November 07, 2017

Is another Saudi prince dead?

It also follows the news of the arrest of 11 princes including prominent billionaire investor Prince Alwaleed bin Talal and dozens of current and former ministers after the formation of an anti-corruption commi...More..

Man choked woman to death after she turned down marriage proposal
by | Tuesday, November 07, 2017

Man choked woman to death after she turned down marriage proposal

He jabbed her eyes out and snapped her neck, police stated, as per the station. He then wrapped Serino's body in a rug, leaving her in his Pennsylvania home before escaping to IL. An investigation is also still...More..

In Gujarat, Amit Shah begins door-to-door campaign
by | Tuesday, November 07, 2017

In Gujarat, Amit Shah begins door-to-door campaign

Through the door-to-door campaign, the ruling party, which is yet to declare candidates for the upcoming elections, plans to reach out to voters under 50,000-odd booths in the state. Some of the Union ministers...More..

Shooting reported near USC Upstate campus, shooter flees on foot, officials say
by | Tuesday, November 07, 2017

Shooting reported near USC Upstate campus, shooter flees on foot, officials say

One person is reported to have suffered a gunshot wound to the arm, according to The Independent. The USC Upstate Twitter account described the suspect as a "black male wearing khaki trousers and grey hoodi...More..

Trump wants $4 billion to 'detect, defeat, and defend' against North Korea
by | Tuesday, November 07, 2017

Trump wants $4 billion to 'detect, defeat, and defend' against North Korea

Trump downplayed the potentially contentious nature of the negotiations, though the Japanese government has not shown much appetite for striking a new bilateral trade agreement. Bush " vomit incident " at a st...More..

Afghanistan hands over slain diplomatic staff's body to Pakistan
by | Tuesday, November 07, 2017

Afghanistan hands over slain diplomatic staff's body to Pakistan

A Pakistani diplomatic official was shot by unknown gunmen near his residence in the city of Jalalabad in eastern Afghanistan on Monday, officials said. The Foreign Minister in his message condoled with the agg...More..