Saudi-Iranian tensions escalate amid war of words

US President Donald Trump has taken a much tougher line against Iran than his predecessor Barack Obama, emboldening Saudi Arabia and its allies. But tinkering with that country's fragile stability has huge risks - not least the danger of prompt... More..

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Trump once trashed China. Now, they're friends
by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

Trump once trashed China. Now, they're friends

On Trump's first full day in China - the third stop on a five-country, 12-day trip through Asia - Xi greeted Trump at the Great Hall of the People, a display that included three horn players in red uniforms, a ...More..

Trump China visit: U.S. leader strikes warmer tone with Xi Jinping
by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

Trump China visit: U.S. leader strikes warmer tone with Xi Jinping

China upholds resolving the North Korean nuclear issue via talks, ministry spokeswomen Hua Chunying added, speaking at a regular news briefing in Beijing . Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says that when it co...More..

Two monorail coaches catch fire near Mysore Colony, services hit
by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

Two monorail coaches catch fire near Mysore Colony, services hit

However, a fire brigade official said, "Prima facie, it looks like the blaze was caused by a short circuit". The incident happened at 5:20am on Thursday. "Three fire brigade vehicles were sent to the spot and...More..

Ravinder Bhalla-First ever Sikh mayor of Hoboken city in US
by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

Ravinder Bhalla-First ever Sikh mayor of Hoboken city in US

The victories garnered support and celebratory remarks on social media. While talking to NBC news , Bhalla said he got inspired for public office during the 2008 United States presidential election and close...More..

Broncos have long viewed Patriots as their best barometer
by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

Broncos have long viewed Patriots as their best barometer

The Patriots , though, have always been the Denver Broncos' best barometer. The Broncos are 6-1 ATS in their last 7 Week 10 games, 3-1-1 in their last 5 home games, 2-5 in their last 7 games following a lo...More..

Iran denies involvement in Yemen missile attack on Saudi Arabia
by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

Iran denies involvement in Yemen missile attack on Saudi Arabia

Since March 2015, Saudi Arabia and some of its Arab allies have been launching deadly airstrikes against the Houthi Ansarullah movement in an attempt to restore power to the fugitive former President Abd Rabbuh...More..

Kolkata-Khulna train service flagged off
by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

Kolkata-Khulna train service flagged off

Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee described the launch as a remarkable day for India and Bangladesh. Bandhan Express will be a new and welcome link between the two countries, PM Modi said. The new Titas Bridge i...More..

Congress protests, BJP celebrates 1st anniversary of demonetisation
by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

Congress protests, BJP celebrates 1st anniversary of demonetisation

Khan further said the prime minister should be held responsible for the death of 150 persons who died in the queues of banks. Many farmers committed suicide. The Congress workers carried placards with slogans l...More..

Kremlin Says Putin and Trump Likely to Meet in Vietnam
by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

Kremlin Says Putin and Trump Likely to Meet in Vietnam

Dmitry Peskov, Russian President Vladimir Putin's spokesman, told reporters that it's "highly probable" Mr. Trump and Mr. Putin will meet during the upcoming event, The Moscow Times reported . The US leade...More..

Bomb blast kills senior cop, two others in Quetta
by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

Bomb blast kills senior cop, two others in Quetta

The AIG Hamid Shakeel left his home for office on Thursday morning; however as he reached near Chaman Housing Scheme , a suicide bomber targeted his vehicle. Reports confirmed that DIG's vehicle was badly da...More..

Solar scam case: Kerala CM tables judicial commission report in assembly
by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

Solar scam case: Kerala CM tables judicial commission report in assembly

He not only made a decision to accept the probe report and also revealed the actions that his government will take by appointing a high level police probe team to register cases of corruption, and also criminal...More..

Trump reviews military forces in South Korea amid tensions
by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

Trump reviews military forces in South Korea amid tensions

North Korea is pursuing nuclear weapons and missile programmes in defiance of UN Security Council sanctions and has made no secret of its plans to develop a missile capable of hitting the United States mainland...More..

Far-Right Goons Disrupt Senator Sam Dastyari's Dinner, Call Him
by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

Far-Right Goons Disrupt Senator Sam Dastyari's Dinner, Call Him "Terrorist"

The men heckled the Iranian-born Senator calling him a " terrorist " and "a little monkey". In a later interview on the matter on Sunrise , Dastyari said he would consider legal options against these men, bu...More..

by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

Big Cruise Ships Banned From Sailing Into Venice

The agreement reached on Tuesday (Wednesday NZT), the latest in a years-long debate and still subject to final details, seeks to balance the environmental concerns of Venice's delicate ecosystem with tourism ...More..

Time candidate unseats Republican who ridiculed Women's March
by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

Time candidate unseats Republican who ridiculed Women's March

Since then, Carman has said that he regrets the joke (though probably only because it hurt his political image, and probably not almost as much as he does now), and that the women in his life were "strong and c...More..

U.S. carriers in rare Pacific op amid N. Korea tensions
by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

U.S. carriers in rare Pacific op amid N. Korea tensions

Three US aircraft carriers will stage joint drills in the western Pacific for the first time in a decade, the US Navy said Thursday, as tensions in the region over North Korea reach fever pitch. The drills in...More..

Python found in pants of drunk man German police
by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

Python found in pants of drunk man German police

The man ended up removing a 14 inch long baby python from his trousers pocket, shocking the officers who were trying to take him into custody. When questioned about the "considerable bulge" in his pants, the ...More..

Woman Admits To Causing Fiancé's Kayak, Gets Max Sentence
by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

Woman Admits To Causing Fiancé's Kayak, Gets Max Sentence

Graswald was charged with second-degree murder and manslaughter. "When he would see someone in need, he wouldn't think twice about helping them". "I wanted him dead, and now he's gone and I'm fine with it", s...More..

Pacers Drop Third Straight Game
by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

Pacers Drop Third Straight Game

When DeMarcus Cousins teamed up with Anthony Davis in New Orleans just after the all-star break a year ago, the rest of the National Basketball Association wondered what a headache these two could be for op...More..

MGM Resorts International Q3 Earnings Retreat 72%
by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

MGM Resorts International Q3 Earnings Retreat 72%

MGM Resorts International (NYSE: MGM ) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Monday, November 7th. Picton Mahoney Asset Mngmt reported 476,900 shares. Rowe Price Associates, Inc. has 36 million shares val...More..

Dennis Rodman to Trump: 'Please Help Us' with North Korea
by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

Dennis Rodman to Trump: 'Please Help Us' with North Korea

They also said the Trump administration 'has failed to articulate any plans to prevent the military conflict from expanding beyond the Korean Peninsula and to manage what happens after the conflict is over'...More..

by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

Pounding Higher, Is There More to Come From: ConocoPhillips (NYSE:COP)

Finally, Advantage Investment Management LLC boosted its stake in shares of ConocoPhillips by 65.3% during the 1st quarter. Other hedge funds have also recently bought and sold shares of the company. Barclays...More..

LoBiondo Retirement Opens Door For 2018 Dogfight For NJ Congressional Seat
by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

LoBiondo Retirement Opens Door For 2018 Dogfight For NJ Congressional Seat

LoBiondo, who represents South Jersey, said in his retirement statement . A retired teacher, Tanzie Youngblood of Woolwich, already is running . LoBiondo oversees two subcommittees in the lower chamber, inc...More..

China Oct copper imports fall to May low as prices soar -customs
by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

China Oct copper imports fall to May low as prices soar -customs

The trade surplus came in at 254.47 billion yuan in October, down 20.3% from a year ago, the administration's data showed. Copper hit an intra-day high of $3.25 a pound, the highest since February 2014, mid-Oct...More..

Labour should be careful with Reserve Bank Review - Joyce
by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

Labour should be careful with Reserve Bank Review - Joyce

It also projected a possible rise in interest rates for the second quarter of 2019, three months earlier than previously. "This part of the review is charged with executing Labour's plan to give the Reserve B...More..

Pentagon Knew Of Lapses Reporting Crimes To FBI
by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

Pentagon Knew Of Lapses Reporting Crimes To FBI

Kelley received a "bad conduct" discharge from the Air Force in 2014 after being convicted in court-martial of domestic violence. However, the Air Force and the military's other armed services have known for ...More..

Schuylkill County High School Hosts Veterans Day Program
by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

Schuylkill County High School Hosts Veterans Day Program

Veterans are invited to arrive early for coffee and snacks at 8:30 a.m. and will begin lining up for the assembly shortly before 9 a.m. Veterans Day is Saturday, Nov. Stilner, who plans to pursue a career in ...More..

Trump's Approval Worst in 'Over Seven Decades of Polling,' New Survey Shows
by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

Trump's Approval Worst in 'Over Seven Decades of Polling,' New Survey Shows

Just 44 percent say Trump is handling the economy well, compared with 66 percent who expected him to do well in this area in the same poll in January. As Trump begins his five-country trip through Asia, where m...More..

US Democrats mount new effort to ban assault weapons
by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

US Democrats mount new effort to ban assault weapons

Sens. Richard Blumenthal and Chris Murphy , both of CT, were the lead co-sponsors along with Sen. The measure also proposes to ban "bump-fire stocks and other devices that allow semi-automatic weapons to f...More..

Horrific video of vehicle collision on Yamuna Expressway goes viral
by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

Horrific video of vehicle collision on Yamuna Expressway goes viral

A video of the accident, showing cars ramming into each other due to low visibility, on the expressway has now gone viral on social media platforms. In another incident, on the Noida to Agra side of the Exp...More..

Melania Upstaged By Korean Pop Star During Teen Meet And Greet
by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

Melania Upstaged By Korean Pop Star During Teen Meet And Greet

Melania Trump was in South Korea on Tuesday, where she appeared in Seoul with K-Pop singer Choi Min-ho of the group SHINee , who goes by the name " Minho ". On November 7, Melania Trump attended the "Girl...More..

Mike Pence, Karen Pence visit Texas after deadly church shooting
by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

Mike Pence, Karen Pence visit Texas after deadly church shooting

Vice President Pence will meet with family members of victims Wednesday, who lost their lives or were wounded during the First Baptist Church massacre in Sutherland Springs. Pence-who Sunday afternoon tweeted ...More..

Las Vegas pushes self-driving shuttle tests this week
by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

Las Vegas pushes self-driving shuttle tests this week

During its first hour in service, an automated shuttle in Las Vegas got into an accident, perhaps fittingly the result of a flesh-and-blood human truck driver slowly drove into the unsuspecting robocar, accordi...More..

Retired Navy vet charged with kidnapping woman found dead
by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

Retired Navy vet charged with kidnapping woman found dead

One coworker said that Brown made references to Billie's body and made a sexually explicit comment to her, according to court documents. A United States district court criminal complaint shows that investig...More..