Syrian army encircles last IS stronghold-al-Manar

In recent weeks, an estimated 120,000 people have been displaced from Albu Kamal alone, said Linda Tom from the United Nations' humanitarian affairs coordination office in Damascus. It has already carried out guerrilla operations in both Iraq and i... More..

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The FBI can't unlock the Texas church shooter's phone
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

The FBI can't unlock the Texas church shooter's phone

The case is reminiscent of the Apple-FBI legal feud a year ago, in which the Justice Dept. sought to compel Apple to build a backdoor to bypass the encryption on the iPhone that belonged to Syed Farook, who w...More..

Election 2017: How did Onondaga County vote on NY ballot proposals?
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Election 2017: How did Onondaga County vote on NY ballot proposals?

But a second question of whether to strip pensions from convicted lawmakers was approved. The question of a constitutional convention is automatically put on the ballot every 20 years. The change will apply t...More..

Littlehampton will remember fallen heroes of First World War
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Littlehampton will remember fallen heroes of First World War

One event taking place is a memorial walk on Remembrance Sunday in New/East Barnet, beginning at Albert Road to New Barnet War Memorial at 9.30am, before continuing onto East Barnet Methodist Church in Churchil...More..

Air Force cadet targeted by racial slurs found responsible for writing them
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Air Force cadet targeted by racial slurs found responsible for writing them

The racial epithet along with the words "go home" was written on the doors of five black cadets attending the Air Force Academy preparatory school. The academy says the student is no longer at the school, but...More..

Ex-President Barack Obama shows up in Chicago for jury duty
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Ex-President Barack Obama shows up in Chicago for jury duty

And while he was well protected, Obama made sure to take some time to mingle with the other potential jurors. Obama still owns a home at 51st and Greenwood, and is registered to vote in Chicago, although he a...More..

In Korea, Melania Trump gets upstaged by a K-pop star
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

In Korea, Melania Trump gets upstaged by a K-pop star

Popular Korean pop star Choi Min-ho of the boy band SHINee joined Trump, reported BuzzFeed . The event at the USA ambassador's residence in Seoul, dubbed "Girls Play 2!" took place while President Donald ...More..

Asian Boxing Championships: Mary Kom wins gold
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Asian Boxing Championships: Mary Kom wins gold

Also, the reports said that the in Hyang Mi, the 35-year-old Mary Kom won her most determined contestant consequently considerably in the fight however she was up for the responsibility. Komura maintained a saf...More..

Lawyers' comments are restricted in Manafort case
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Lawyers' comments are restricted in Manafort case

Jackson wrote that the court must be able to impanel a jury that "has not been tainted to pretrial publicity" to ensure that Manafort and Gates receive a fair trial. Manafort, who is President Donald Trump's fo...More..

BJP protests against Corruption and congress
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

BJP protests against Corruption and congress

Prime Minister Modi led the charge on behalf of his government to celebrate the demonetisation exercise. Union minister Nitin Gadkari said the government's demonetisation decision led to 58% growth in d...More..

Suspect dead after 2 officers shot in Forest Park, police say
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Suspect dead after 2 officers shot in Forest Park, police say

Maj. Chris Matson of the Forest Park Police Department told Atlanta's Fox 5 that officers responded to a reckless driving call just before 11a.m. Wednesday. One was shot in the neck and in the leg. The facility...More..

by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Qatari investor offloads entire 5% stake in Bharti Airtel

The proceeds of the share sale amounts to about Rs9,600 crore and will be reinvested across Qatar Foundation Endowment's global portfolio. "The proceeds of the share sale will be reinvested as part of the QFE...More..

Michigan: Senate to Vote on Self-Defense Bills
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Michigan: Senate to Vote on Self-Defense Bills

On the heels of the Texas shooting, people in MI may soon be able to bring concealed weapons into so called 'gun-free zones'. Emily Durbin, a psychology professor and volunteer leader of the MI chapter of Mom...More..

Three Lakes voters pass revenue cap override referendum
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Three Lakes voters pass revenue cap override referendum

Voters approved a five-year renewal of a six-mill emergency operating levy that generates $2.3 million annually. The district's stated objective for holding the latest referendum involved declining enrollment a...More..

North Korea Dominates Trump - Abe Talks in Tokyo
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

North Korea Dominates Trump - Abe Talks in Tokyo

President Trump is on an 11-day trip to Asia to improve relations and discuss the nuclear threats from North Korea . Abe, whose Liberal Democratic Party easily won elections last month , has been keen to am...More..

Record number of prescription drugs collected at Alabama's Drug Take-Back Day
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Record number of prescription drugs collected at Alabama's Drug Take-Back Day

Kansans safely disposed of more than six tons of unused medicines during last month's National Drug Take-Back Day, Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt said today. "The success of DEA's fall Take-Back indicate...More..

The Flash
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

The Flash "Girls Night Out" & Legends "Mack" Preview Clips

After going full Killer Frost a year ago and briefly fighting against Team Flash , Caitlin reluctantly returned to S.T.A.R. Labs, having seemingly gained control over her metahuman side. He claimed that he had...More..

Pentagon says securing North Korea's nukes would require ground invasion
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Pentagon says securing North Korea's nukes would require ground invasion

In a joint statement Saturday, 15 Democratic lawmakers and one Republican- all military veterans - called the assessment that a ground invasion would be required to destroy the North's nuclear arsenal "deeply...More..

Louis Weather Conditions and Forecast, November 6, 2017
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Louis Weather Conditions and Forecast, November 6, 2017

Tuesday night: Showers likely after midnight. Friday NightMostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Conditions will be clear with an east-southeast wind of 5 to 10 miles per hour becoming south-southwest in the...More..

Pradise Papers: Queen Elizabeth II did not know where her millions went!
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Pradise Papers: Queen Elizabeth II did not know where her millions went!

The world's top financial institutions are still recovering from the March 2015 release of the Panama Papers data leak, which revealed Vladimir Putin's inner circle, as well as a "dirty dozen" list of world lea...More..

ATP apologise after 'sexist' Next Gen Finals ceremony
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

ATP apologise after 'sexist' Next Gen Finals ceremony

Promising stars Denis Shapovalov, Andrey Rublev, Hyeon Chung, Jared Donaldson, Karen Khachanov, Borna Coric, Gianluigi Quinzi and Daniil Medvedev were placed in either Group A or Group B dependent on which lett...More..

Lin-Manuel Miranda to Star in 'Hamilton' in Puerto Rico
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Lin-Manuel Miranda to Star in 'Hamilton' in Puerto Rico

Miranda and producer Jeffrey Seller broke the news on the stage of the Teatro UPR theater in San Juan today. About 60 members of the Kansas Army National Guard's 242nd Engineer Company, based in Augusta, al...More..

UN Ambassador Haley: Missile launched at Riyadh may be Iranian
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

UN Ambassador Haley: Missile launched at Riyadh may be Iranian

Haley said the missile was not present in Yemen before the civil war. Late on Tuesday, Crown Prince Mohammed Salman and the Saudi Central Bank sought to ease worries about the crackdown. Hadi has been in R...More..

Trans Woman Andrea Jenkins Elected to Minneapolis City Council
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Trans Woman Andrea Jenkins Elected to Minneapolis City Council

Her victory came on the same night that Danica Roem became the first ever trans person to be elected as a state official in the U.S. by beating anti-LGBT incumbent Bob Marshall. In her acceptance speech, Jenk...More..

USA drops case against woman who laughed at Sessions hearing
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

USA drops case against woman who laughed at Sessions hearing

A rookie cop from the Capitol Police immediately cuffed Fairooz and dragged her out of the Senate Judiciary Committee hearing room in January after she chuckled at Sen. A federal prosecutor said in September th...More..

Deadlock persists between govt, opposition on delimitation of constituencies
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Deadlock persists between govt, opposition on delimitation of constituencies

Chaired by NA Speaker Ayaz Sadiq, the meeting ended after the parties' representatives failed to reach a consensus . The parliamentary leaders discussed different suggestions to reach an understanding on t...More..

by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

New Trump Rules Pare Back Obama's Opening to Cuba

That's a return to the stricter rules that existed before former President Barack Obama and Cuban President Raul Castro restored diplomatic relations in 2015. The list of off-limits entities bars American busin...More..

American Legion Post Lunch Honors Veterans
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

American Legion Post Lunch Honors Veterans

United States flags wave in the breeze November 4 during this year's Universal City Veterans Day Parade, sponsored by the Greater Randolph Area Council of Veterans. A memorial service will be held for all the v...More..

by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

AAP may offer Rajya Sabha seat to former RBI boss Raghuram Rajan

The report citing sources said that the Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal wanted to pick professionals and "outsiders " in place of leaders from the party for all the three seats. Numerous senior leaders who are o...More..

by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

First in Europe to Officially Recognize 'Third Sex'

This, the court said , also protected the sexual identity of those, who permanently associate themselves with either male or female. Intersex is a term which has largely replaced "hermaphrodite" and is used ...More..

Picture of elephants 'humiliated' by fire in West Bengal receives top award
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Picture of elephants 'humiliated' by fire in West Bengal receives top award

An image of two elephants fleeing a mob that set them on fire in eastern India highlights the ongoing human-elephant conflicts in the region. "In the lead, the cow's expansive ears are angled forward as she s...More..

Putin ready for meeting with Trump - Russian FM
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Putin ready for meeting with Trump - Russian FM

The news comes after President Trump on Tuesday called on Russian Federation and China to do more to defeat the crackpot dictator during a speech in South Korea. Trump in August grudgingly signed off on new san...More..

Chris Hurst reacts to winning District 12 Delegate
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Chris Hurst reacts to winning District 12 Delegate

Hurst was in a relationship with Alison Parker when she and cameraman Adam Ward were murdered by a former co-worker while doing a live report for WDBJ-TV on the morning of August 26, 2015. Hurst was thrust in...More..

Zanu PF Expels Mnangagwa Allies As Grace Mugabe Eyes Zimbabwe VP Post
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Zanu PF Expels Mnangagwa Allies As Grace Mugabe Eyes Zimbabwe VP Post

The final outcome of the power struggle could be determined by the military and the stance of the 61-year-old commander of the army, Constantine Chiwenga, who traditionally supported Mnangagwa. Mr Mnangagwa's r...More..

Kidnapping charges pending in crash involving five naked people
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Kidnapping charges pending in crash involving five naked people

However, the Mounties arrested all five of them on Tuesday morning after uncovering evidence they say points to a "purposeful collision" caused by the naked group. RCMP adds that the investigation is in its inf...More..