by | October 17, 2017 | 13:08

The Taliban, seeking to reimpose strict religious law after their 2001 ouster by USA -led forces, claimed responsibility for the attack. A reporter at the scene with the local TOLOnews agency said heavy fighting was ongoing on Tuesday. The number of attackers was six, all equipped with suicide vests and light arms, according to security forces. Local officials told AFP that drones were still flying above Kurram after the attack, the deadliest targeting militants in the Pakistani tribal ...

by | October 17, 2017 | 11:53

The Pakistan team led by Foreign Secretary Tehmina Janjua will attempt to revive talks with the Taliban to bring a negotiated peace settlement in the war-torn country, the Pakistan Foreign Office statement said. In Washington, the talks are being viewed as significant not because they could lead to an immediate truce with the Taliban, but rather because they provide an opportunity to Islamabad and Washington to iron out their differences over a political solution to the Afghan conflict.

by | October 17, 2017 | 10:12

However, police and some witnesses said Torres appeared to be agitated by "road rage" and the murder was not investigated as a hate crime. She and a group of teenagers had left their Sterling-area mosque between Ramadan prayers to get food when Hassanen was abducted.

by | October 17, 2017 | 08:33

More than 100 flights alone have been cancelled to and from Dublin airport, with services to and from Dublin, Knock and Cork being particularly affected. Should you be booked on one of those flights, you can find more information on how to rebook or refund here. "A number of airlines also redirected flights from Cork to Dublin where the storm is likely to be less severe so we are also without some planes necessary for departures", said Kevin.

by | October 17, 2017 | 08:18

Instead, the Miz , Strowman and the Bar were called off by Angle, who decided that Ambrose and Rollins would put their tag team titles at risk against Cesaro and Sheamus, while Reigns would find himself locked in a steel cage against his eternal foe of the Gift of Destruction.

by | October 17, 2017 | 08:14

The People's Party is led by 31-year-old former Foreign Minister Sebastian Kurz, nicknamed "Wunderwuzzi"-rough translation "wonder hotshot"-who campaigned heavily on a platform opposed to the mass Muslim migration quotas being forced by the European Commission".

by | October 17, 2017 | 07:37

During the course of the yatra, the BJP has lashed out at the CPI (M) over the political violence in Kerala, alleging that its party cadres were attacked and killed by ruling party workers. Pandey said BJP has about 11 crore workers across the world and the killing of 300 people related to RSS and BJP is undemocratic. "Governments in Kerala and West Bengal should function on the basis of democratic practices and not with prejudice", she also said.

by | October 17, 2017 | 06:22

Cutting off payments to insurers for the out-of-pocket discounts they provide to moderate-income policyholders does not mean those people will no longer get help. Many states, however, allowed insurers to spread the expected increase across all levels of plans. The executive order would allow insurance companies to sell cheap, junk insurance, luring healthy customers out of comprehensive plans protected by ACA safeguards and driving up health insurance costs for everybody who isn't in ...

by | October 17, 2017 | 05:17

The Lower Saxony state election came three weeks later after the federal parliament election on September 24, in which Merkel's Union suffered a 8.5-percentage point loss compared to that of 2013, and the lowest votes since 1949, despite maintaining the strongest party in the Bundestag, or German Federal Parliament.

by | October 17, 2017 | 04:54

She cites a UFO sighting when she was 17 and referred to an article in the same newspaper that she says corroborated what she saw. According to Fox News , Rodriguez Aguilera said the aliens chatted with her about "a series of things that would happen".

by | October 17, 2017 | 04:12

According to the Southern Poverty Law Center , which monitors United States hate groups, Spencer "advocates for an Aryan homeland for the supposedly dispossessed white race and calls for "peaceful ethnic cleansing" to halt the "deconstruction" of European culture".

by | October 17, 2017 | 03:33

Democratic Republic of Congo was among 15 countries elected to the United Nations Human Rights Council for a three-year term on Monday, a moved criticized by Britain, the United States and rights groups after the vote by the 193-member General Assembly.

by | October 17, 2017 | 02:51

The judge made the ruling after the defense requested that the judge dismiss the case - or at least some charges - based on a 2016 Supreme Court ruling that dramatically narrowed the definition of bribery. In exchange, prosecutors say, he pressured government officials on Melgen's behalf over an $8.9 million Medicare billing dispute and a contract to provide port screening equipment in the Dominican Republic.

by | October 17, 2017 | 02:52

Jameel Penn, the boys' father, told the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, that Williams showed him what she did over video. Lamora Williams, 24, was arrested on Saturday at the apartment where the two boys, ages 1 and 2, were killed. "She's had issues from a baby, issues my mom tried to address with the state of Georgia", Hollingsworth said. Smith said she advised Williams to call the police.

by | October 17, 2017 | 02:52

This game has massive playoff implications as the loser will be in last place in the AFC South. Let's examine three key matchups that will determine the outcome of today's game. Tennessee is 2-3 on the season. The veteran has been sidelined since surgery in January to fix a torn labrum in his right shoulder but began taking reps in practice earlier this month with an eye on returning sometime in October.

by | October 17, 2017 | 02:38

Many are taking to social media to share their pictures and comments on the phenomenon, including Lincolnshire's Red Arrows pilots. Ophelia's unusual skies in one of many very rare weather phenomenons that have occurred this 2017 Atlantic Hurricane season, including Hurricane Irma changing the color of several Caribbean Islands from satellite views and and appearing to "suck up" the ocean in spots of the Bahamas.

by | October 17, 2017 | 01:52

Kohli led All Heart FC won the charity football match by 7-3 against Abhishek Bachchan's All Star FC . The celebrities indulged in a competitive round of football. On an action-packed starry night, there was no victor as the game ended in a 2-2 draw. With Indian football captain Sunil Chhetri essaying the role of coach and egging on the cricketers from the sidelines, Kohli & Co.

by | October 17, 2017 | 01:46

Dems plead for nursing home residents" right to sue Crying on TV doesn't qualify Kimmel to set nation's gun agenda Trump knocks "fake' news coverage of his trip to Puerto Rico MORE (D-N.Y.) is calling on President Trump to withdraw Rep.

by | October 17, 2017 | 01:30

A Cliffside Park, N.J., teacher is facing backlash after she was caught on cellphone camera telling students in her class to "speak American". "I think that they have to take her out, because we don't need people like that working for the school", said parent Blanca Pastrana.

by | October 17, 2017 | 01:26

Orlando police officers spotted four tiny flakes of glaze on the floorboard of his vehicle and thought they were pieces of meth, the newspaper reported . Rushing said he was pleased with the outcome and hopes he can get his record expunged. A Florida Department of Law Enforcement lab analysis showed that the flakes did not contain any illicit substances , though Orlando police Sgt.

by | October 17, 2017 | 01:09

Why it matters: Well-wired Republicans privately think chances for tax cuts are still pretty bleak. "Yeah, if we don't, we're dead", said the SC senator on CBS' "Face The Nation" when he was asked if Congress would pass tax reform this year.

by | October 17, 2017 | 01:02

Russian Minister of Communication, Nikolay Nikiforov has told local media outlets that this "CryptoRuble" digital currency which will be issued by the state can not be mined. " I confidently declare that we run CryptoRuble for one simple reason: if we do not, then after 2 months our neighbors in the EurAsEC will ", Nikiforov said .

by | October 17, 2017 | 00:58

Regarding the United Kingdom, the Met Office have issued an Amber warning in the following locations: Northern Ireland, SW Scotland, Lothian Borders, Strathclyde, Wales. "While on Tuesday a separate Yellow wind warning has been issued from a period extending until 3pm on Tuesday for Northern Ireland, northern England and the southern half of Scotland".

by | October 17, 2017 | 00:54

Tonight's frost advisory is unlikely to happen again for a while. After numerous days of 80-degree weather, the cooler temperatures will bring not only a welcomed relief from the heat, but a real connection to the fall season through the rest of the week.

by | October 17, 2017 | 00:09

Despite her concession that it shouldn't be the duty of women "to police our own behavior", the suggestion that her strategies would be helpful in staving off sexual predators enraged many people on social media, including Gabrielle Union, Emily Ratajkowski and Patricia Arquette , who all posted that dressing conservatively is not effective; many also accused Bialik of victim-blaming.

by | October 16, 2017 | 23:42

Joshua Tree - due to loss of daylight yesterday, the recovery of 2 missing hikers will occur this morning. The San Bernardino County Coroner will be tasked with confirming whether the bodies found in Joshua Tree Sunday afternoon are those of the missing couple.

by | October 16, 2017 | 23:26

The President's statement comes days after four American Green Berets were killed during an ambush in Niger. While the attack took place on October 4, the President had not previously commented on it. "They write letters ", Trump said. "It gets to a point where, you know, you make four or five of them in one day, it's a very, very tough day", Trump lamented.

by | October 16, 2017 | 23:07

Hopefully, California will set a precedent when it comes to offering a third gender on legal documents and there will be more states to follow along. "And will these requirements vary depending on which political party is in power?" Scott Wiener , D-San Francisco, in this file photo from September 14, 2017, in Sacramento, Calif.

by | October 16, 2017 | 22:06

Caruana Galizia caused a stir when she published an article stating that a company mentioned in the Panama Papers leak organized by WikiLeaks belonged to Muscat's wife, a claim the prime minister has called a lie. What is the Panama Papers leak and why is it important? Recently, Caruana Galizia's outspoken blog had turned its fire on opposition politicians.

by | October 16, 2017 | 21:48

Saenz told the Herald . Escamilla had reportedly been intercepting deliveries of fajitas and selling them to his own customers, but was caught August 7 when he missed a delivery because he took the day off for a medical appointment. Escaramilla was arrested on Tuesday (10 October) on a first-degree theft felony. So.... Escaramilla showed up for work the next day, was confronted, and admitted what he'd been doing.

by | October 16, 2017 | 21:22

A top Justice Department civil rights attorney, Christopher J. Perras, has been dispatched to Iowa to help prosecute a man charged with killing a gender-fluid teen in Burlington previous year. As a Republican senator from Alabama, he argued against extending federal hate crimes law protections to people based on their gender identity or sexual orientation.

by | October 16, 2017 | 20:40

Great Western Railway's brand new Intercity Express Train has carried passengers for the first time, marking the next stage in the biggest fleet upgrade on the Great Western in 40 years. But the delays in rolling out electrification across the network mean the engines will run on diesel fuel for part of their journeys on the London-Bristol line.

by | October 16, 2017 | 20:37

Microsoft has turned over data stored within the United States, but argued, even with probable cause warrants, the feds did not have the authority to make them hand over foreign-stored info. In June, the DoJ appealed the decision to the Supreme Court, which has now accepted it. Several court rulings have upheld Microsoft's argument, but the full 2nd Circuit Court ruling was split 4-4.

by | October 16, 2017 | 20:16

Trump has taken predictable criticism from Democrats for what seems like a move to deliberately stop Obamacare from working. There is no such thing as ObamaCare anymore. "Based on guidance from the Department of Justice, the Department of Health and Human Services has concluded that there is no appropriation for cost-sharing reduction payments to insurance companies under Obamacare", the White House Office of the Press Secretary said in a statement.

by | October 16, 2017 | 20:14

Imaginably, the New York-based artist will have a novel spin on the traditionally formal composition. Following tradition that started with George H. Bush. Having made the name for himself after painting portraits of LL Cool J , Michael Jackson, Notorious B.I.G., Wiley now will add the biggest name in his collection yet.