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by | November 02, 2017 | 23:16

Former FBI Director James Comey made a not-so-subtle reference to a fateful conversation he had with President Donald Trump with the title of his new memoir, " A Higher Loyalty: Truth, Lies and Leadership ". On October 23, Comey confirmed that a Twitter account previously reported to be his secret personal account did in fact belong to him -tweeting a picture of himself while on a trip to Iowa and teasing that he had to "get back to writing" his book.

by | November 02, 2017 | 23:08

Renaissance Technologies , the legendary and secretive hedge fund cofounded by conservative donor Bob Mercer , has been crushing competitors. Robert Mercer , the hedge fund titan who financed the nationalist movement that elected President Trump, stepped down from the helm of his investment firm amid intense criticism.

by | November 02, 2017 | 23:02

According to the Interior Ministry, a suspected Islamist has been arrested after attacking two policemen in Tunisia. "A salafist attacked with a knife two police officers". In recent years, Tunisia has witnessed a string of Islamist-linked attacks, majority claimed by Islamic State. The Foreign Office had imposed a travel ban on Tunisia following the massacre of tourists - including 30 Britons - in the beach resort of Sousse in 2015, which was only lifted in July.

by | November 02, 2017 | 22:56

His love for competition and the experience is something that an attack like Tuesday can not take away. Heavy weapons teams will also be stationed across the city, Gomez said, as well as K9 units and counter-terrorism officers. The New York Road Runners, which produce the marathon, released a statement Tuesday night saying safety was their top priority. Mayor Bill de Blasio and Gov.

by | November 02, 2017 | 22:54

Trump called Saipov an "animal" and said justice against terrorists have to be quicker and tougher. He also pledged to end the green card lottery under which he said the man suspected of killing eight people in Manhattan on Tuesday entered the US.

by | November 02, 2017 | 22:37

Days before we "fall back" an hour, a special state commission has been discussing a change in time zones . Hawaii does not observe Daylight Saving Time and neither does Arizona (although the Navajo Nation, in northeastern Arizona, does).

by | November 02, 2017 | 22:22

In the Doing Business 2018 report prepared by the World Bank Group, the Philippines ranked 113th, from 99th place in last year's study. The World Bank's DB 2018 is the 15th in a series of annual reports investigating the regulations that enhance business activity and those that constrain it.

by | November 02, 2017 | 22:15

The Tigers are set to host an exhibition game against Barry Thursday tonight. "To avoid any potential eligibility issues, Auburn Athletics has chose to hold men's basketball players Austin Wiley and Danjel Purifoy out indefinitely", the school's athletic department said in an official statement .

by | November 02, 2017 | 20:57

In a letter to the president Wednesday, Clovis expressed appreciation for the nomination and wrote it "saddens" him that circumstances won't allow for him to take the post . Court documents showed an unnamed "campaign supervisor" was in communication with Papadopoulos about his attempts to arrange a meeting between campaign and Russian officials.

by | November 02, 2017 | 20:51

China Monday hinted at no change in its policy of blocking efforts to list JeM chief Masood Azhar as a "global terrorist" during the second tenure of President Xi Jinping, as Beijing said there was no consensus among UN Security Council members.

by | November 02, 2017 | 20:46

The bill is slated to be released Thursday, and ABC News reported that congressional aides have yet to settle on a name for the act, which will ultimately be chosen by the House Ways and Means Committee. Repeals the Alternative Minimum Tax: The AMT, originally meant to ensure the richest tax filers pay at least some tax by disallowing many tax breaks, most typically hits filers making between $200,000 and $1 million today.

by | November 02, 2017 | 20:47

Tesla will no longer reach its long-stated goal of producing 5,000 Model 3 cars per week in 2017, pushing that deadline back amid production hiccups and a massive $619 million quarterly loss. As far as the company's earnings are concerned, Tesla posted an adjusted loss per share of $2.92 per share, significantly wider than the loss of $2.23 per share that Wall Street predicted.

by | November 02, 2017 | 20:22

She was born on August 15, 1919. Lawyer and author of Jinnah: Myth and Reality , Yasser Latif Hamdani termed her death as "an end of an era". During his visit to India, President Pervez Musharraf renewed Pakistan's claim to the house when he had had suggested to Indian Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee should be given to Pakistan so that it could be turned into a consulate.

by | November 02, 2017 | 20:06

Following news of the attack Trump blamed the "Diversity Visa Lottery Program", which allowed the terrorist to come into the US The president later tweeted that the accused deserved the death penalty after killing eight people and injuring an additional 12.

by | November 02, 2017 | 18:53

But the reunion turned from joyful to awful when a suspected ISIS militant careened down one of the city's bike paths in a rented pickup truck, plowing into city dwellers and tourists alike - killing five of the Argentinian men. "My husband was the last one in the line, when he felt a speeding vehicle, and then the truck that zoomed by" at high speed, Cecilia Piedrabuena, the wife of survivor Ariel Benvenuto, told an Argentine radio station.

by | November 02, 2017 | 18:53

Bernie Sanders from getting the nomination. Although he eventually campaigned for Clinton after she clinched the nomination, Sanders spent the next several months claiming that the primary system was "rigged" against him, only to be roundly dismissed by party leadership.

by | November 02, 2017 | 18:53

Prosecutors and agents have assembled evidence to charge the Russian officials and could bring a case next year. United States intelligence agencies are unanimous on that point but not so clear cut as to whether the campaign was aimed at getting Donald Trump elected or just weakening the authority of runaway favourite Hillary Clinton .

by | November 02, 2017 | 18:45

His death was announced through a memo sent to members of the‎ All Progressives Congress in Lagos by the Chairman of the party in Lagos, Chief Henry Oladele Ajomale. The late Jide was a lawyer of high repute who cut his teeth in the maritime sector and was hardworking and enterprising. All Progressives Congress (APC ) has offered its honest condolence and deepest sympathy to His Excellency Sen.

by | November 02, 2017 | 18:11

Abe reiterated his full backing of Trump's policy of putting all options, including military ones, on the table in dealing with North Korea. NATO said they had the "capability and resolve" to respond to any attack from North Korea. His Liberal Democratic Party-led coalition retained its two-thirds "super majority" in parliament's lower house in the October 22 election, re-energising his push to revise the post-war, pacifist constitution.

by | November 02, 2017 | 17:56

On Monday, Timothy Wyatt, 36, entered the victim's home around 2:30 a.m. and began choking her, according to Autauga County deputies. Wyatt allegedly threatened to stab the woman before forcing her into the trunk. Chilton County Sheriff John Shearon said Wyatt, 36, was taken into custody Tuesday night without incident and is being held in the Chilton County Jail on a second-degree possession of marijuana charge.

by | November 02, 2017 | 16:53

Among those that lost their lives are South Shields couple, 17 year old Chloe Rutherford and her 19 year old boyfriend Liam Curry. Hashem, who is the youngest brother, is now believed to be in custody after being captured by a Libyan militia group.

by | November 02, 2017 | 16:54

The shooter is a white man, who was wearing a black jacket, maroon shirt and blue jeans, Aliva said . Witnesses told Thornton Police that Ostrem "nonchalantly" walked into the store Wednesday night, took out a handgun and began firing randomly at people.

by | November 02, 2017 | 16:50

Pretty sure Nabih al-Wahsh would give this Japanese designer a piece of his mind, and perhaps a thorough beating with his shoe. He was part of a panel at a TV show called "Infrad". After intense backlash, Al-Wahsh backtracked from his earlier comments and said he meant to call for stricter punishments for sexual abuse. The Egyptian lawyer's remarks have caused outrage across the country with Egypt's National Council for Women saying that it would file a complaint against the TV channel.

by | November 02, 2017 | 16:23

Henry had been battling an infection for more than two months, and despite around-the-clock treatment from the veterinarian staff at the Cincinnati Zoo, his condition continued to deteriorate and he had lost a considerable amount of weight.

by | November 02, 2017 | 15:53

Ostrem is considered armed and unsafe. Two men and a woman were killed. No one had been taken into custody, police said. Thornton Police said they are now reviewing security camera footage and interviewing witnesses "for assistance with suspect (s) description/info".

by | November 02, 2017 | 15:41

The recall includes 142 models with plastic handles and push button "pindicators" that can clog, resulting in a failure to discharge. According to the CPSC, a 2014 incident involving one of the extinguishers led to a person's death after emergency responders couldn't get it to work.

by | November 02, 2017 | 15:38

Defined as " false, often sensational , information disseminated under the guise of news reporting", fake news takes over from Brexit - which was named the definitive word a year ago after the June 2016 referendum in favour of the UK's exit from the European Union (EU).

by | November 02, 2017 | 15:03

In an interview on "Fox & Friends Weekend" on Saturday, former Trump campaign manager Corey Lewandowski mocked pending indictments of former Trump campaign officials , arguing that media were ignoring the 2012 Uranium One deal . Trump last week, once again, mentioned the uranium deal. "It appears they don't know I'm not president", Clinton reportedly said , NBC News reported Alex Seitz-Wald tweeted.

by | November 02, 2017 | 14:48

A minute's silence will be observed in Palestinian schools. The Balfour Declaration was put into action in April 1920 at the San Remo conference of World War I allies which delivered a mandate on Palestine, then a region of the Ottoman Empire.

by | November 02, 2017 | 14:23

Bordentown is a city of just under 4,000 residents, a lot of them white, in Burlington County. "(Nucera) dishonored the profession", Fitzpatrick said. A footnote to the complaint says Nucera was referring here to the aunt of the female teen, who was present at the scene of the arrest. "I'm f--g exhausted of them, man".

by | November 02, 2017 | 14:18

Some paradegoers said the attack gave them more reason to show up. 'I want to reassure all New Yorkers that at this point we have no evidence that today's attack is part of a wider plot involving more than one individual. "We're doing what New Yorkers do". And we're living our lives, because we're not going to let the terrorists win. Following the attack, Mayor Bill de Blasio praised the resilience of his city's population.

by | November 02, 2017 | 14:03

Thursday's report gave no further details. The target of the alleged strike was said to be in Syria's Homs governorate, between the city of the same name and Damascus. The Syria observatory said Israel had also struck an arms depot near the Damascus airport on September 22, and this month targeted a jihadist faction linked to the Islamic State group in southern Syria, killing at least 10.

by | November 02, 2017 | 13:42

I think those moments took place. US President Donald Trump's administration may add Uzbekistan to its list of countries included in the travel ban after the deadly terror attack in New York, Sanders told reporters on Wednesday, APA reports quoting sputniknews.

by | November 02, 2017 | 13:10

Following the attack, Loomer complained she was late to a press conference because she could not find a non-Muslim Uber driver. The company told BI in an email that Loomer was banned for violating the platform's community guidelines .

by | November 02, 2017 | 12:34

Suu Kyi who was lampooned for flouting the worldwide norms and glossing over the human rights violations in the area is expected to visit two of the epicentres of the violence during her single day visit. UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has urged those involved to look beyond the underlying grievances and address the current situation, telling a special meeting of the Security Council in September that the crisis in Myanmar and Bangladesh was quickly spiraling into "a humanitarian and ...