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by | October 26, 2017 | 01:18

An African-American woman was moved to the coach section from first class while her white traveling companion remained in first class. A Boston mother reported that she and her infant child were removed from a flight from Atlanta to NY when the woman, "incidentally a Harvard Law School student", the NAACP said, asked that her stroller be retrieved from the checked-baggage area before she would get off the plane.

by | October 26, 2017 | 00:56

A day after announcing major capital infusion for public sector banks, federal Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said this will substantially improve the situation. He claimed jobs are in peril, exports are falling, GDP is on a downward spiral, NPA's have touched a whopping Rs 9 lakh crore and credit growth is at a 63-year "The BJP is so drunk with power that it wants to celebrate the "Demon of Demonetisation'", the joint statement said".

by | October 25, 2017 | 01:13

What was Sherin's father's previous version of events? During an interview with police, Matthews said that he had been trying to get her to drink the milk as the two stood were in the garage on October 7, but she wouldn't listen to him, police said.

by | October 25, 2017 | 01:15

President Trump and Sen. "I think he feels like America's winning", Sanders said, reeling off a list of what she considered Trump achievements in the first nine months such as deregulation, a "booming economy", the coming defeat of the Islamic State terrorist group, a bolstered relationship with North Atlantic Treaty Organisation, and a "historic" trip to Saudi Arabia to address counterterrorism in Muslim majority countries.

by | October 25, 2017 | 01:11

The SDF said regime forces are 3 km away from the field.Regime troops, backed by Russian warplanes and Iranian-sponsored militias, have retaken almost all of the provincial capital of Deir Ezzor, as well as the town of Mayadeen, which is across the Euphrates River from Al-Omar oil field.

by | October 24, 2017 | 01:03

Over the previous year, if you were to ask any political pundit who they'd like to see on Twitter the most, that person likely would have been former FBI Directly James Comey . Though the account had never tweeted, it had liked 39 tweets by others. The state is where the first caucus is held for presidential races, motivating some fun speculation that Comey is hinting at a run for office in 2020.

by | October 24, 2017 | 01:00

News Agency ANI put out a story this morning, questioning whether Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi's twitter followers were automated ones "mass retweeting" his posts. Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi has been making news recently for his renewed Twitter strategy. "Insincere politician that Rahul Gandhi is, he wanted to hoodwink people that he is getting popular by deploying bots!" "The Story is factually wrong".

by | October 24, 2017 | 00:58

Demetz wrote that Toback told her of the story , "If you print this piece, I promise it will be the single thing you regret most in your life". Journalist Sari Kamin wrote a Medium post last week claiming Toback sexually harassed her in 2003, when she was a 23-year-old aspiring actress.

by | October 23, 2017 | 05:54

He said he revoked Mugabe's position in the best interests of the World Health Organization. "Dr. Tedros deserves all our support to ensure he and WHO build a global health movement that is inclusive and works to improve health for everyone based on universal values of fairness and equality".

by | October 23, 2017 | 05:44

Trump recorded a video greeting that avoids his past criticism of the former presidents and called them "some of America's finest public servants". "This wonderful effort reminds us that we truly are one nation under God, all unified by our values and our devotion to one another".

by | October 23, 2017 | 05:43

Despite Diwali Pooja, everyone expected this movie to put better numbers on day 1 courtesy Aamir Khan . The Film opened to Rs 51 crore on day 1, and according to Adarsh, "It won't be erroneous to state that Tamil film Mersal is collecting more than the two Hindi releases in some key worldwide markets".

by | October 23, 2017 | 05:41

On Friday, angry residents of Seminole Heights took to the streets and marched through the neighborhood in protest of the killings. Aside from a grainy surveillance video of a person walking, there are few clues about the serial killer roaming the streets of a small neighborhood in Tampa .

by | October 23, 2017 | 04:41

They include a Taliban bomb-and-gun attack in the province of Kandahar that killed at least 43 Afghan soldiers on Thursday . Latest suicide bombing kills 15 army trainees in Kabul , the seventh major assault in the war-torn country since Tuesday .

by | October 22, 2017 | 03:04

Remarks on the same day by former Presidents George W. Bush and Barack Obama raise the prospect that more dissenters will follow in defiance of President Donald Trump and his policies. We've seen nationalism distorted into nativism, [and] forgotten the dynamism that immigration has always brought to America". In his first public appearance at a campaign rally since leaving office nine months ago, Obama said: "You'll notice I haven't been commenting on politics a lot lately, but ...

by | October 22, 2017 | 02:58

Hasm are not the only militants facing off against Egyptian authorities. More anti-terrorism forces have been deployed to the area in an attempt to tackle the militants. The insurgency has continued even as Egypt's military and police forces claim to have killed thousands of suspected terrorists. Condemning "in the strongest terms" the terrorist attack that took place Friday in Egypt's El Wahat desert, the United Nations Security Council underlined the need to bring the perpetrators and ...

by | October 22, 2017 | 02:56

A waning moon, and the resulting darker sky, should help. Opposition puts Uranus up high in the night sky, away from the bright sun, where it's easy to see. While people had a lot of fun with the play on words of the planet, let's not forget the Merriam-Webster dictionary actually says the planet is pronounced Ura-nuss.

by | October 22, 2017 | 02:25

The city of Dickinson shared a "Hurricane Harvey Repair Grant Application and Agreement" on its website this week. The form reads that you will not receive benefits unless you agree to not boycott Israel. Texas governor Greg Abbott signed the bill in May, hailing Israel as number one trading partner in the U.S. "The state can not condition government benefits, ranging from disaster relief to just access to government contracts, on the forfeiture of ..." At least 21 states have ...

by | October 21, 2017 | 01:07

Scott was an All State running back in his time at Hubbard High School. The first instance happened back in February 2016 according to the paper, but charges were dropped after a citation was issued and a fine paid. It was his seventh charge of that nature, according to the Lansing State Journal . Scott admitted a red plastic cup in the center console that contained alcohol belonged to him.

by | October 21, 2017 | 01:04

It lasts five days in total, with the festival of lights falling on the third day of celebrations, which arrives on the 15th day of the Hindu month of Kartik. Our Indian-American neighbors and friends have made incredible contributions to our country - and to the world. In Bangladesh, there have been reports of a multiple attacks on Hindu temples during Diwali as well as some Hindus in Pakistan have stated they will not celebrate Diwali due to security threats from local Islamist groups.

by | October 21, 2017 | 01:06

Meanwhile, the HSE in the south-east says preparations are in place to react to the current and impending "Yellow" rainfall and "Orange" wind weather warnings associated with Storm Brian . "At the moment, we don't expect the same level of impacts for the United Kingdom", he said. "This storm will cause a high tide on Saturday lunchtime with larger amounts of water expected to impact roads, promenades and coastal auto parking areas".

by | October 21, 2017 | 01:03

After the meeting, owners and team officials agreed that no player will be fined or suspended for protesting during the pregame national anthem ceremony, which the NFL started in 2009 when the USA armed forces began paying teams for public displays of patriotism.

by | October 21, 2017 | 00:59

The leaders discussed North Korea's nuclear and missile development and other issues at an European Union summit in Brussels, Belgium, on Thursday. "But when you're now talking about months", he said, "our capacity to understand that at a detailed level is in some sense irrelevant".

by | October 20, 2017 | 01:09

Otherwise, he says he will pull out of the deal . Haley cited a long list of Iranian violations, including threatening freedom of navigation in the Gulf, cyberattacks, imprisonment of journalists and other foreigners, and abuses of its people by persecuting some religions and imprisoning gays and lesbians.

by | October 20, 2017 | 01:05

On Wednesday, Israel's security cabinet said it would not enter talks with any Palestinian unity government until Hamas met a long list of demands . But after a decade-long blockade by Israel and three deadly offensives Israel against Gaza, Hamas has said it is ready to compromise. I once again emphasize the stance of our government: "Israel will not conduct negotiations with a Palestinian government that relies on a terror organization like Hamas until it disarms, recognizes Israel, and ...

by | October 20, 2017 | 01:04

The largest US automaker had previously paid about $2.5 billion in penalties and settlements over faulty ignition switches that could cause engines to stall and prevent airbags from deploying in crashes. A GM spokesman confirmed the settlement after an announcement by New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman and other state attorneys general, report Reuters and the Wall Street Journal (sub.

by | October 20, 2017 | 01:03

New hybrid vehicle built on the platform that is used in the 90 series Volvo. But however appealing the Polestar 1 is, with its stunning looks, 600PS hybrid powertrain and clever suspension, there are big downsides. China has said it wants electric and plug-in hybrid cars to make up at least a fifth of Chinese auto sales by 2025, spurring a raft of investment plans from global automakers in electric vehicles, particularly new joint ventures with Chinese firms.

by | October 19, 2017 | 01:06

Maloney (D-NY) joined Congressmembers Ann Wagner (R-MO), Joyce Beatty (DOH), and Chris Smith (R-NJ) on a joint letter to United States Trade Representative Robert E. The U.S. business community says it wants to make investment decisions based on market forces, but wants political risk insurance paid for by the U.S.

by | October 19, 2017 | 01:08

A suicide bombing claimed by Islamic State at a Sufi Muslim shrine this month killed 22 people and wounded more than 30. The injured have been shifted to Jinnah Hospital. Find us on Facebook too! Bugti reiterated that territory of Afghanistan is being used for attacks in Pakistan. Rescue teams, police and security forces rushed to the site after the blast was reported.

by | October 19, 2017 | 01:03

More than half a million Rohingya minority Muslims have fled across the border to Bangladesh to escape what they say is brutal treatment at the hands of Myanmar's security forces. "Others said they didn't know what happened to their parents, and they came to Bangladesh with relatives". But authorities in southeastern Bangladesh, which has borne the brunt of the world's fastest-growing refugee crisis, said many more new arrivals - about 40,000 refugees - had crossed over from Myanmar within ...

by | October 18, 2017 | 01:06

Bus Eireann will resume service from 5am tomorrow. "Some School Transport Scheme services - which travel on minor roads - could be curtailed tomorrow morning or diverted due to flooding or fallen trees". A status red weather warning - the highest warning - has been issued for parts of Ireland on Monday, including Galway, Mayo, Clare, Cork and Kerry.

by | October 18, 2017 | 01:08

The New York City Parks Department also got in on the act, tweeting: "Hey, has anyone seen a cow? ". Cops had the cow cornered near a soccer field on Caton Avenue and Stratford Road at around noon Tuesday. The situation prompted a number of comments on the ABC 7 live feed . Many comments on social media are from people wondering how the bovine made it to the field - and worrying about the its welfare.

by | October 18, 2017 | 01:05

Sources close to the Canadian and Mexican delegations told AFP that while U.S. demands were tough, both countries were committed to continuing with the talks. The Trump administration's proposals to reshape NAFTA to help shrink USA trade deficits have created stumbling blocks, leaving observers to wonder whether it intends to sink the agreement.

by | October 18, 2017 | 01:02

As reported by Fox News , Secretary of State Rex Tillerson yesterday said that diplomacy will continue with North Korea , "until the first bomb drops". The UN Security Council has unanimously ratcheted up sanctions on North Korea over its nuclear and ballistic missile programs since 2006. North Korea says its nuclear weapons are for self-defense, and that Pyongyang is prepared for an increase in sanctions or a USA military option.

by | October 17, 2017 | 01:05

The Swiss 19-time grand slam victor, who still trails Nadal 23-15 in their head-to-head record, didn't face a break point and started and ended the match with service breaks. "London is my priority now and I really want to win the World Tour Finals", the evergreen 36-year-old told Sky Sports. What a season it has been for Roger Federer! It's true that Nadal's record against opponents with one-handed backhands-including Federer-is tremendous.

by | October 17, 2017 | 00:59

More than 12,000 professors, counsellors and librarians are on strike today at the 24 Ontario colleges, including 108 full-time faculty here at Canadore College. Faculty at St. Clair College strike at the Cabana Rd. entrance, October 16, 2017. "The colleges' final offer is responsive to what we have heard at the bargaining table and fair to our faculty", he said.