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by | October 19, 2017 | 20:54

Bush warned about the rise of bigotry in the USA and the consequences of rejecting the outside world as he delivered a speech at the "Spirit of Liberty" forum in New York City on Thursday. He also said the USA government needed to ensure its voting system was protected from cyber attacks. "In all these ways, we need to recall and recover our own identity".

by | October 19, 2017 | 20:53

Travellers to Nigeria are now warned by the Foreign and Commonwealth Office to avoid all travel to riverine areas of Delta state, and all but essential travel to non-riverine areas. The police are attempting to rescue the four people, who were taken by unidentified gunmen on October 13, said Andrew Aniamaka, a spokesman for Delta state police.

by | October 19, 2017 | 20:48

In response to a report saying Pitino received 98% of Louisville's Adidas contract money , Pitino says that information was leaked by the school to make him look bad. And I sit here today and tell you: Should I have known that somebody walked into a hotel room? "They're a board hired by the governor to deal with the president situation a while ago", he said.

by | October 19, 2017 | 19:52

US legislation that would impose new disclosure requirements on political ads that run on Facebook and other websites received support on Wednesday from Senator John McCain , giving a bipartisan boost to a bill already popular among Democrats.

by | October 19, 2017 | 19:39

Teachers said they ask students to duck under their desks, cover their necks and hold on to something near the ground. Organizers say 10.2 million people are registered to take part in the "Great California ShakeOut " at 10:19 a.m. You could be anywhere when an natural disaster strikes: "at home, at work, at school or even on vacation". Governor Henry McMaster and South Carolina Emergency Management (SCEMD) officials are encouraging people to be aware of earthquakes and how to prepare ...

by | October 19, 2017 | 19:38

In a nutshell, bank lending and rise in trade has helped offset debt and the attempted containment of the housing bubble that China is now experiencing. The growth rate, which compares expansion with the same three months in the previous year, met forecasts, the BBC reported. However, on the most part, investors have see than economy as more robust than previously expected, despite a varied set of figures.

by | October 19, 2017 | 19:27

AT a time when the BJP has been unleashing a negative propaganda against Kerala, how does BJP national president Amit Shah expect to have a debate unless he reins in such loose talk, asked Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan. Countering Shah's remark that the chief minister should take responsibility for "killings of RSS and BJP workers", CPI (M) State Secretary Kodiyeri Balakrishnan earlier said the BJP president and RSS should respond to the "killings" of CPI (M) workers.

by | October 19, 2017 | 19:25

Trainers said all dogs have good and bad days, but it was clear Lulu wasn't interested in sniffing out bombs. The CIA tried to motivate her with food and playtime but Lulu, presumably a longtime defender of human rights overseas, was sceptical about working for an agency with a long history of election intrusion, warrantless surveillance and assassinations.

by | October 19, 2017 | 19:00

The re-run is set for October 26 but opposition leader Raila Odinga has pulled out, alleging a failure to improve oversight of the election, casting doubt on how the vote will proceed. Roselyn Akombe, a former United Nations staff member, said the commission had been... Odinga has called daily demonstrations to protest against the election body.

by | October 19, 2017 | 18:56

Reynolds, one of many Midwestern politicians and biofuel backers who have lobbied the administration by highlighting Trump's campaign pledge to support ethanol, says Trump called to reassure her of his commitment. An IRFA study released Wednesday indicated projected expansion of Iowa's biofuel industry would create approximately 11,000 new jobs in the state. When asked for Reynolds' reaction to the Bloomberg report, a spokeswoman said the governor was encouraged by her conversation with ...

by | October 19, 2017 | 18:47

The sunglass-adorned Melania seemed to look too different for some. While we here in the CBS North Carolina newsroom aren't buying into these theories, it is certainly an interesting take. The Facebook post wasn't the first such theory, but FLOTUS body double conspiracies have been circulating for months online. In the weird world of conspiracy theorists, Vargas' theory quickly went viral and unleashed endless memes, GIFs and snide remarks on social media.

by | October 19, 2017 | 18:46

Mr Clinton was a powerful broker behind the Good Friday Agreement that put an end to decades of bloody internal conflict. Asked about the prospects for Brexit, he replied: "We didn't talk much about that. "The UK Government will do what is necessary to provide the stability required to ensure communities in Northern Ireland are not disadvantaged by the continued absence of devolved government".

by | October 19, 2017 | 18:47

Time reported that the Defense Department will be looking into the October 4th ambush in Niger that killed Sgt. Johnson and three other soldiers. " President Trump did disrespect my son and my daughter and also me and my husband", Cowanda Jones-Joshnson told The Washington Post .

by | October 19, 2017 | 18:42

Once the auto bombs were detonated, other attackers opened fire on the Afghan troops. "We strongly condemn the barbaric attack today at the Afghan National Army base in Kandahar province", a statement issued by India's foreign ministry said.

by | October 19, 2017 | 18:31

Among nearly two dozen recommendations, the human rights group called for the U.N. Security Council to impose a comprehensive arms embargo on Myanmar and financial sanctions against senior officials responsible for violations that Amnesty says meet the criteria for crimes against humanity.

by | October 19, 2017 | 18:09

High near 59. Sunday night - A chance of showers. Low: low 50s. Day: Cloudy with a 50 percent chance for periods of light rain and showers. Southwest wind 11 to 14 miles per hour. High near 57. South wind 10 to 15 miles per hour, with gusts as high as 24 miles per hour. Saturday - Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. Low: 48.

by | October 19, 2017 | 18:02

The Polestar 1 is a plug-in hybrid Grand Tourer Coupé with a range of 150 kilometers (93 miles) using only its available electric power. The Swedish vehicle maker took the wraps off the " Polestar 1 ", a luxury four-seater hybrid coupe in a ceremony in Shanghai - its first salvo as it positions the brand as a competitor to Tesla Inc (TSLA.O) and Mercedes's (DAIGn.DE) AMG division.

by | October 19, 2017 | 17:57

Toronto has won six of their first seven games for the seventh time in the franchise's 100-year history, and they're winning both low-scoring games (as they did Tuesday in their 2-0 win over Washington) and contests with a slew of goals. The 21-year-old Kempe scored the go-ahead goal on a 2-on-1 breakaway for the Kings at 7:34 in the third period. "I think the process on Monday was very good, the process tonight in large parts was good", Blashill said.

by | October 19, 2017 | 17:56

The company said its Snapdragon X50 NR modem chipset was able to achieve around 1,000 Mbps - fast enough to download an HD movie in as little as 12 seconds. (NASDAQ: QCOM ). The Idaho-based Selway Asset Mgmt has invested 2.05% in QUALCOMM, Inc. Raymond James Trust Na reported 0.58% of its portfolio in QUALCOMM, Inc.

by | October 19, 2017 | 17:55

Hain has listed 27 individuals including 11 members of the Gupta family and their associates as well as President Jacob Zuma and 11 members of his family. Spokesmen for HSBC and Standard Chartered declined to comment. The FCA said it was also in contact with the banks named by Lord Hain and would consider the responses received carefully.

by | October 19, 2017 | 17:28

A spokesperson for the late rocker said the private service was followed by a celebration of life with those in attendance. Tom Petty died on October 2, 2017. His exact cause of death has not been determined. It's unclear where Petty will be laid to rest, but his death certificate listed Pierce Brothers Westwood Village Memorial Park in Los Angeles as the funeral establishment where officials will handle his remains.

by | October 19, 2017 | 17:27

A Hadi aide told Reuters the total number of displaced people was about 100,000. Daesh freely entered the villages, locals said, because Kurdish Peshmerga fighters were absent, and residents had fled from the area to the cities of Sulaymaniyah and Erbil.

by | October 19, 2017 | 17:25

OPEC now forecasts 2017 global demand to be about 96.8 million barrels a day. "There is no peak oil demand for the foreseeable future". "But we will try on our side to obtain the comfort that we can continue the project, which will be our priority", he added.

by | October 19, 2017 | 17:00

US President Donald Trump's Middle East envoy Jason Greenblatt released a statement this morning (Thursday) regarding the Palestinian reconciliation signed upon in Cairo last week betwen Hamas and the Palestinian Authority. On Tuesday, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said his government would refuse any diplomatic talks with the unity government if Hamas had any role in it, according to Al Jazeera.

by | October 19, 2017 | 16:59

Unfortunately, we don't have so much money. Addressing the jawans, the PM said that like everyone else, he too wishes to spend Diwali with his family. Prime Minister Modi also appreciated the troops for regularly practicing yoga, adding that once they choose to retire, they could mould themselves into excellent yoga teachers.

by | October 19, 2017 | 16:49

Lin finished with 18 points on 5-for-12 shooting from the field. At 29 years old, Lin isn't the Nets' oldest player, but he's their leader. Victor Oladipo ended up with 22 points and five rebounds on top of four assists and four steals in his Pacers debut.

by | October 19, 2017 | 16:50

Sharif's indictment came even though he and lead defence counsel Khawaja Haris Ahmed are both overseas. The NAB was directed by the Pakistan Supreme Court to launch a probe into corruption charges against Sharif family. The Accountability Court has also ordered the witness Jahangir Akhtar to appear before the court on the same day. Earlier on Friday again, ex-PM Sharif had filed a plea in the Supreme Court seeking consolidation of three concurrent graft references.

by | October 19, 2017 | 16:47

In the wake of strained ties between India and Pakistan, all visas except for medical visas were suspended and even medical visas are being granted after scrutiny, however, on the occasion of Diwali, Sushma Swaraj has announced that all those deserving medical cases whose visas to India are pending, will be granted the visas.

by | October 19, 2017 | 16:43

Johnson, who had Myeshia's name tattooed across his chest under his U.S. Army uniform, was saluted with a ceremonial homecoming at Miami International Airport. "I know the president, this would be no problem, he would make these calls". "It really in a very real way not only hurts I think both John Kelly and his family, but it demeans the presidency".

by | October 19, 2017 | 03:13

Governor Ram Naik, along with Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath , his Cabinet colleagues, including the two deputy chief ministers and Union ministers Mahesh Sharma and KJ Alphons, was there to receive the vanquishers and perform his "rajyabhishek" - anointed Ram as the King of Ayodhya .

by | October 19, 2017 | 02:34

A high-ranking Republican senator from northwest OH has abruptly resigned his seat, apologizing for "inappropriate behavior" he had with a state employee. Further, he says next month he is scheduled for two surgeries. The Senate president said he will announce an application process by the end of the week to name a replacement for Hite's 1st District seat in Northwest Ohio.

by | October 19, 2017 | 02:12

Alligator Brewing announced on October 12 that it would trade one free beer to anyone who brings in two (free) tickets to the event, which they planned to throw in the trash. "But we can empty the room so his disgusting message goes unheard". "This is our town". "Tickets for the event are free and available to the general public" as of last Saturday, Alligator Brewing said.

by | October 19, 2017 | 01:23

Also on Wednesday, Trump feuded with a congresswoman over her account of a call he made to the widow of a soldier killed in Niger earlier this month. When Baldridge later received a condolence letter, he says, "I opened it up and read it, and I was hoping to see a check in there, to be honest". La David Johnson, who was killed during an ambush in Niger, "He knew what he signed up for , but I guess it still hurt".

by | October 19, 2017 | 01:23

Singhvi said the Congress was not casting aspersions on the corporate houses but Modi being then chief minister owes an explanation about his regular use of chartered planes and the expenses involved. They are provided for by private persons.and we do not have an account. The Congress and other opposition parties used the issue as a rallying point and levelled allegations of crony capitalism practiced by the BJP which stormed into power in 2014 highlighting misgovernance by the United ...

by | October 19, 2017 | 01:11

Joining Texas on the amicus brief are the attorneys general of Arkansas, Louisiana, Michigan, Nebraska, Ohio, Oklahoma and SC. "While the young woman has legal authority to obtain an abortion, the federal government has stepped in to block her from being transported to a clinic", the ACLU claims.