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Buffalo Bills acquire Panthers wide receiver Kelvin Benjamin

Buffalo Bills acquire Panthers wide receiver Kelvin Benjamin But if Benjamin's not 100%, the Panthers get to wiggle out of the fifth-year option they inked him to and get a third-rounder (and a meaningless seventh-rounder) out of this. Benjamin missed the 2015 season due to an ACL tear, and this season he is experiencing some pain in that same knee. So far this season, Buffalo's wide receivers rank last in the National Football League in receptions (45) a... [Full Article...]

Starbucks' 2017 holiday cups have arrived

Starbucks' 2017 holiday cups have arrived According to the Starbucks press release the company has marked the arrival of the holidays with specially designed red cups since 1997, becoming a symbol itself of the season. Starbucks will also stock most of its retail location with colored pencils for customers to use. Starbucks' holiday cup in 2015 was simply red. [Full Article...]

Man arrested after 9 bodies, 2 severed heads found in Tokyo flat

Man arrested after 9 bodies, 2 severed heads found in Tokyo flat Shiraishi admitted to murdering them and cutting up their bodies, the sources said. Police are now investigating to determine whether Shiraishi, who was arrested on suspicion of body disposal, killed the woman and the other eight victims. [Full Article...]

Iraq takes control of main border crossing with Turkey from Kurds

Iraq takes control of main border crossing with Turkey from Kurds Kurdish leader Masoud Barzani announced on Sunday he would step down , and accused security forces loyal to a rival political party of "high treason" for yielding territory to the central government without a fight. Vehicles crossing the border would now be subject to three checks - by Turks, Iraqi forces and the Kurds. He became president of the region in 2005 after the 2003 USA -led invasion of... [Full Article...]

After Mueller indictments, Tony Podesta steps aside from namesake lobbying firm

After Mueller indictments, Tony Podesta steps aside from namesake lobbying firm The founder of a lobbying firm called the Podesta Group, Tony reportedly stepped down from his role Monday morning, the same day Manafort, along with former Trump campaign official Rick Gates , were hit with tax evasion and conspiracy charges by Special Counsel Robert Mueller , according to Politico . [Full Article...]

2 said killed in shooting and truck-ramming in NY

2 said killed in shooting and truck-ramming in NY The suspect then got out of his vehicle with two guns, another witness said. A suspect has been arrested after several people were struck by a vehicle in New York City. Those in the New York City area were prompted to click an "I'm safe" button that will let friends and family know they are okay. Facebook initiated a safety check-in relating to the incident. [Full Article...]

Sean Hannity Mocked For "President Clinton" Slip During Fox News Monologue

Sean Hannity Mocked For As she spoke to a large crowd of supporters at the Auditorium Theater in Chicago on Monday evening, former presidential candidate Hillary Clinton suggested that she will be the president for Halloween , prompting praise and laughter from the audience. [Full Article...]

White House Distances Itself from Papadopoulos

White House Distances Itself from Papadopoulos She also reiterated that President Trump has no plans to fire Special Counsel Robert Mueller . She was speaking at the news conference which was exclusively dominated by the surrender of Manafort and his business associate Richard Gates. [Full Article...]

Tony Podesta steps down from lobbying firm after Manafort indictment

Tony Podesta steps down from lobbying firm after Manafort indictment All operational and financial control of the lobbying firm will reportedly go to its CEO Kimberley Fritts, who will launch a new firm this week together with senior executives of the Podesta Group. In 2012, the Podesta Group registered that it was working with the European Centre for a Modern Ukraine (ECFMU), asserting in its filing with the Department of Justice (DOJ) that the group was not affil... [Full Article...]

Kohli reclaims top ODI spot; Bumrah rises to 3rd among bowlers

Kohli reclaims top ODI spot; Bumrah rises to 3rd among bowlers But just when things seemed ideal, Rohit was dismissed by Mitchell Santner, caught by Southee, while trying to pace up the innings. "The Kiwis needed just 35 runs in four overs which was an easy to go for them, but just because of these two (Bumrah and Kumar) we were able to pull back the match", Rohit Sharma was quoted as saying. [Full Article...]

Danish inventor admits dismembering journalist

Danish inventor admits dismembering journalist Wall's boyfriend first reported her missing in the early morning hours of August 11. when she didn't return home from her meeting with Madsen. He also changed his account of her death to claim she was killed by carbon monoxide poisoning . [Full Article...]

Court bars Trump from changing transgender troops policy

U.S. District Court Judge Colleen Kollar-Kotelly issued a preliminary injunction against a proposal from the Trump administration that would have barred transgender persons from joining the military and would have forced now serving transgender troops to be discharged . [Full Article...]

Strong winds and flood warnings

Strong winds and flood warnings It will still be a little on the brisk side with a westerly wind occasionally gusting around 20mph and high temperatures expected to top out in the low to mid 50s. Passersby walk along the Promenade in the Brooklyn Heights neighborhood as rain and clouds loom over lower Manhattan on the fifth anniversary of Superstorm Sandy Sunday, Oct. [Full Article...]

Military investigating whether Navy SEALs strangled Green Beret in Mali

United States forces have been deployed to the country to help with counterterrorism. The Naval Criminal Investigation Service, who took over the probe from the Army's Criminal Investigation Command on September 25, aren't saying anything. [Full Article...]

Tropical Storm Philippe speeds away into Atlantic

Tropical Storm Philippe speeds away into Atlantic It is moving quickly, close to 17 miles per hour to the east into the open ocean, north of the Bahamas. A high wind warning was issued for New York City, Long Island and southern CT through early Monday. The national centre for monitoring hurricanes, the U.S. has issued an official warning about the approach of tropical storm "Philippe", which was formed in the Caribbean sea, and this Saturday can... [Full Article...]

Former US president Barack Obama called for jury duty in Chicago

Obama is not the first former president to discharge their civic duty by reporting for jury service. Jurors can be called for civil or criminal pools - which are used to select jurors for trials - and they can be called to any of the county's city or suburban courthouses. [Full Article...]

Man dressed as Santa Claus shoots 3 people at Halloween party

Man dressed as Santa Claus shoots 3 people at Halloween party Police arrived at the scene, in a central Austin neighborhood not known for violent crime, shortly after 6 a.m. The gunman knew the victims and had been attending the party, according to police detective Lee Knouse. They are attempting to decide whether the suspect - who they accept acted alone - was welcome to the gathering. Police believe there was one shooter and said they don't believe the... [Full Article...]

Powerful Storm Could Knock Out the Power Tonight

Powerful Storm Could Knock Out the Power Tonight Urban and small stream flooding is possible. It will be even more hard to judge the depth of water on a road at night than in the daytime. Low pressure departs to our north on Monday , allowing for an early end in rain and a gradual decrease in wind. [Full Article...]

The US May Sanction Iran - But That Won't Stop Iran's Missile Program

The head of the International Atomic Energy Agency visited Iran on Sunday as opposition from the United States continues to undermine the landmark international accord over Iran's nuclear program. A country that has signed an worldwide and multilateral agreement does not have the right to deal with it in whatever way it likes, Rouhani said, referring to the USA administration's treatment and inter... [Full Article...]

Gurriel banned five games in 2018 for racist gesture

Gurriel banned five games in 2018 for racist gesture But Manfred said he also couldn't allow Gurriel's actions to go unpunished, leaving him to determine only the length of the punishment and when to enforce it. "It's obviously not acceptable", Roberts said. Gurriel said on Friday that it's common in Cuba to use the word " chinito " to describe someone of Asian heritage, although he admitted he realizes it is considered offensive in Japan. [Full Article...]


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