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by | October 31, 2017 | 10:40

The International Emmy Awards has tweeted that it will no longer honour Kevin Spacey with the Founders Award, following allegations that the actor sexually harassed then-14-year-old Anthony Rapp . Rapp says Spacey picked him up and carried him to bed after the party, in what he believed was an attempt to "seduce" him. Some on social media expressed anger at Spacey's conflation of an apology for sexual misconduct and a public acknowledgement of being gay.

by | October 31, 2017 | 10:38

And a woman, Madobe Nunow, was beheaded while her "three children were shot dead", he said. The official death toll following the detonation of two auto bombs in Somalia's capital rose to 23 on Saturday, as Islamic group al Shabaab claimed responsibility for the Mogadishu attack.

by | October 31, 2017 | 09:49

Once the kids are home with their sacks or pails, parents or guardians should check the candy hauls - making sure edible treats are all tightly factory-wrapped - before letting them dig in to it. Never cross between parked cars or out driveways. - Approach only homes that have porch lights on. On that note, always inspect candy wrappers and throw away home made treats, fruits included, "unless you know and trust the source".

by | October 31, 2017 | 08:05

Mr Shiraishi told police he had killed the nine and hid their bodies, broadcaster NHK reported, citing the Metropolitan Police Department. The police arrested the man, whose occupation is unknown, on an initial suspicion of discarding a corpse.

by | October 31, 2017 | 07:45

Remembering and hailing country's first Home Minister Sardar Vallabhai Patel during his Mann ki Baat address, Prime Minister on Sunday urged citizens to participate in " Run for Unity " today on National Unity Day. Former president Pranab Mukherjee, former prime minister Manmohan Singh and Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi also paid tributes to Indira Gandhi at Shakti Sthal in New Delhi .

by | October 31, 2017 | 07:23

He is driving a possible forest green pick-up with Colorado places. TRAX reported that the Red Line will not proceed beyond Stadium Station near The University of Utah. The university sent an alert to all students and advised them to take shelter now. This is a developing story and as more information becomes available this article will be updated.

by | October 31, 2017 | 07:02

Ms Ardern has flagged that her government wants the TPP to include a ban on foreigners buying existing homes in New Zealand. European policymakers are keen to abolish ISDS provisions in favour of a new public court system and chair Bernd Lange today told BusinessDesk that could be a key plank in negotiations with New Zealand.

by | October 31, 2017 | 06:49

On Sunday, Patidar leader Hardik Patel sent an ultimatum to the Congress party that if it did not make its stand clear on Patidar reservation by November 3, it will face a similar protest as had BJP chief Amit Shah , in Surat . "We had positive talks with the group". "Reservation is an issue that is not just limited to the Patel community but every community of Gujarat and we are in talks with Congress because the ruling party is not willing to talk to us over crucial issues", said Patel.

by | October 31, 2017 | 06:40

Karim wanted to join the IAS , so he chose to appear in the UPSC exam one more time, two years after he successfully cleared the entrance tests and became an IPS officer. According to reports, his wife, a visiting faculty at an IAS coaching centre, was helping him from Hyderabad. "He was arrested after a thorough probe", a senior police officer told NDTV.

by | October 31, 2017 | 05:53

Giant spiders and massive cobwebs have taken over the exterior of Donald Trump's home to transform it into a spooky haunted mansion. "Fog will fill the air, and the trees and south facade will be lit with different colors throughout the night", said the statement from the first lady's office.

by | October 31, 2017 | 04:54

Qatar Minister of Finance Ali Shareef Al Emadi, meanwhile, called the talks "highly productive", and said Doha is working closely with the United States to enforce financial sanctions against the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria, Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula and other terrorist groups.

by | October 31, 2017 | 03:30

According to the Washington Post , the opposition research firm later passed the information on to Perkins Coie attorney Marc E. Elias. One person close to the matter said the campaign and the DNC were not informed by the law firm of Fusion GPS's role.

by | October 31, 2017 | 03:32

Lewis Hamilton admits he would gladly accept a knighthood if it comes during the Queen's New Year's Honours list after the Briton etched his name in the record books as the country's most decorated racing driver by sealing a fourth World Championship at the Mexico Grand Prix on Sunday.

by | October 31, 2017 | 03:18

Analysts believe North Korea will likely conduct more nuclear and missile tests to try to build a reliable arsenal of nuclear-tipped missiles capable of striking anywhere in the mainland U.S. North Korea also reportedly spent the weekend preparing for a war, conducting evacuation and black out drills across the country, NK News reported.

by | October 31, 2017 | 03:20

The Manus centre has been a key plank of Australia's controversial "Sovereign Borders" immigration policy. However, two-of-the-three alternative centres earmarked for detainees are still not fenced or guarded. "These people were advised in May that this centre would be closed", Ryan told Sky News. Local media have reported PNG Immigration Minister Petrus Thomas as saying the detainees won't be forced to leave the detention centre.

by | October 31, 2017 | 03:04

Latino Victory, a progressive political organization, released a video ad on Monday that uses Confederate flags, Latino children, and images of white supremacists seemingly meant to stoke racial worry among voters. The Virginia gubernatorial election is now officially a week away, and a new ad from a Democratic group in the state is again sparking a bitter war of words between the two campaigns vying for the Commonwealth's top office.

by | October 31, 2017 | 02:08

Trump will travel to Asia on November 3 amid escalating tensions over North Korea's belligerence in the region. Duterte and Trump's first face-to-face meeting, however, is yet to be finalized: Whether it will be held in Vietnam or in Manila given their "complicated schedules".

by | October 31, 2017 | 01:53

The official, speaking on the condition of anonymity, said that US Special Operation Forces took the militant into their custody in Libya during the past few days, but declined to identify him. Tillerson said the USA would "spare no effort" to ensure al-Imam is held accountable. Prosecutors said Mr al-Imam was in the process of being transported to the US.

by | October 31, 2017 | 01:07

The 3.3 ppm increase a year ago was about 50 per cent faster than the average rate of 2.21 ppm over the past decade. The dramatic increase was caused by a combination of human activities and an especially strong El Niño climate pattern. "Future generations will inherit a much more inhospitable planet". The entire Greenland Ice Sheet melted during that time, as did the West Antarctic Ice Sheet and parts of the East Antarctic Ice Sheet.

by | October 31, 2017 | 00:01

A law firm that represented the Hillary Clinton campaign and the Democratic National Committee helped to fund the research for the dossier, a source confirmed to NBC News on Tuesday. The first payments were made April 25-26, 2016, and classified as " Legal Services ", totaling $98,047. Another $174,725 was paid by OFA to the law firm in 2017.

by | October 31, 2017 | 00:03

Bremen's latest 3-0 loss to FC Augsburg didn't help Nouri's case either. The dismissal came after Sunday's 0-3 home defeat against Augsburg that left Werder in the 17th position in the Bundesliga table, with five points after 10 games in which it suffered five defeats and five draws, reports Efe.

by | October 31, 2017 | 00:00

Emergency services rushed Kim to the Konkuk University Hospital where he was pronounced dead. Police are still investigating the accident. The actor was travelling in his SUV on Monday evening in Samseong-dong, Seoul when his auto crashed into another vehicle, according to reports.

by | October 31, 2017 | 00:00

At the height of the deadlock over the marines case, Italy is understood to have objected to India's membership of the NSG, the Wassenaar Agreement and the Australia Group. "The leaders expressed shared commitment to strengthening economic partnership between India and the EU and noted ongoing efforts of both sides to re-engage actively towards an early resumption of negotiations for a comprehensive and mutually beneficial India-EU broad-based trade and investment agreement", the statement said.

by | October 30, 2017 | 23:42

Martins is alleged to have then raped the teen, while both officers are said to have forced her to perform oral sex on them. They handcuffed and detained the woman after she admitted to having a small amount of marijuana and two Klonopin pills, telling her friends to pick her up at the precinct in three hours.

by | October 30, 2017 | 22:21

Thousands protested Monday, clogging traffic on major roads in what the farmers called Black Monday. The slaying is just the latest in an epidemic of white South African farmers. During the past year itself, about 70 white farmers have been killed in 341 attacks on farms, reports say. "A farmer has 4.5 times more chance of being murdered in South Africa than an average South African", Cameron said, according to the African News Agency .

by | October 30, 2017 | 22:10

The deadly wreck was reported about 10:50 p.m. on October 16 on Avenida de Arboles, north of Palo Alto Lane, in an unincorporated upscale hillside Riverside County community known as La Cresta, according to the California Highway Patrol .

by | October 30, 2017 | 21:30

With the release of Football Manager on the horizon, players now on the PC beta have discovered a neat new feature that sees the possibility of players coming out as openly gay during gameplay. Any team that has a player come out will be rewarded with a merchandise boost as your commercial director will inform you of a boost in the club's revenue, in part due to new attention from the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community.

by | October 30, 2017 | 21:10

U.S. federal investigators have opened lines of questioning into the contract for the small Montana-based company, located in U.S. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke's hometown. FEMA said in a statement that any language in the controversial contract saying the agency approved of the deal with Whitefish Energy Holdings is inaccurate.

by | October 30, 2017 | 21:08

The transgender service members sued in August to try to block the ban. Trump signed a memorandum in August that directed the US military not to accept transgender men and women as recruits and halted the use of government funds for sex-reassignment surgeries for active-duty personnel unless the process is already underway.

by | October 30, 2017 | 20:40

Actor Hiten Tejwani has earned a different kind of respect from his fellow contestants in the " Bigg Boss 11 " house. After taking an initial lead, Shilpa Shinde and Vikas Gupta are taking it easy now. However, there was constant provocation in the form of Hina Khan, which Bandgi later discussed with Puneesh Sharma . He will defeat Bandgi Kalra in the next task to be the captain.

by | October 30, 2017 | 19:57

Under the agreement, Iran undertook to restrict its nuclear programme to help ensure it could not be put to developing atomic bombs in exchange for the lifting of trade and financial sanctions that had hobbled its oil-based economy. Then-president Barack Obama held a phone call with his Iranian counterpart, Hassan Rouhani, in 2013, the highest level contact since 1979. It also comes as Mr Trump charts a hawkish course towards both Iran and North Korea .

by | October 30, 2017 | 19:33

Schools in the city closed an hour earlier than usual following government's order. As per the weather department, the intensity of rainfall in Chennai may increase. In the northern parts, several areas including Kilpauk and Koyambedu were affected. A report by IMD warns of heavy to very heavy rain tomorrow at isolated places over Chennai , Kancheepuram, Tiruvallur, Cuddalore, Villupuram, Thanjavur, Tiruvarur, Nagapattinam, Pudukottai, Ramanathapuram districts of Coastal Tamil Nadu and ...

by | October 30, 2017 | 18:59

Police said all of them have minor injuries. Shyamala Devi died after she fell into the water and iron sheet of the bridge hit her head hard. The injured persons were said to be out of danger. "As there was a local protest taking place, there was a crowd on the bridge", said Ramachandran said. Reports say that there were over 70 people on the bridge when the incident happened.

by | October 30, 2017 | 18:56

Dozens of Barzani's supporters broke into the building and attacked lawmakers and journalists, while a crowd outside waved Kurdish flags in support of him. Kurdish leaders offered to freeze the referendum results and start dialogue with the central government in Baghdad, but Abadi rejected that offer. Disputes between the KRG and the Baghdad federal government range from the perennial tussle over how to share oil revenues to the control of territory and border crossings.

by | October 30, 2017 | 18:56

Customs and Border Protection runs checkpoints along major thoroughfares leading away from the border in the southwest, where travelers and vehicles are checked for legal authorization to enter the United States. Gonzalez said Rosa Maria has "difficulty understanding exactly what's taking place" and is closer in development to a child that's 4 or 5 years old. In a statement, U.S.