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Weather Authority: Clearing Skies and Cool Temperatures

Weather Authority: Clearing Skies and Cool Temperatures Thursday Night .Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid to upper 40s. Our stationary front to the south and the jet stream are going to linger overhead today , not allowing anything to push out the clouds and light rain. Today: Mostly Cloudy, PM Rain (70%), Cooler. Dry air will begin to move into the region late Thursday and the clouds will move out. Sunday Night .Mostly cloudy. [Full Article...]

Schiff says Trump aims to disparage Russian Federation probe

Schiff says Trump aims to disparage Russian Federation probe Manafort and business partner Rick Gates pleaded not guilty October 31 in the first criminal allegations in Mueller's probe of possible Russian influence in US political affairs. Page called the encounter "just a brief greeting". Page's July 2016 trip to Moscow drew attention during the campaign, particularly after WikiLeaks released emails that had been hacked from the Democratic National Commi... [Full Article...]

Woman Fired For Flipping Trump The Bird Isn't Even Sorry 'Bout It

Woman Fired For Flipping Trump The Bird Isn't Even Sorry 'Bout It The mother of two was quickly heralded as a hero by her fellow leftists on social media. "Basically, you can not have "lewd" or "obscene" things on your social media". Three days later they told Briskman, a marketing officer, she had to go. As she was monitoring Facebook this summer, she found a public comment by a senior director at the company in an otherwise civil discussion by one of his e... [Full Article...]

US, Turkey resume limited mutual visa services

Turkey retaliated by halting visa services in the USA for Americans who want to travel to Turkey. "Based on these preliminary assurances, we believe the security posture has improved sufficiently to allow for the resumption of limited visa services in Turkey", the embassy said in a statement. [Full Article...]

Zimbabwe's Mugabe sacks vice-president Mnangagwa

On Saturday, the 93-year-old president threatened to fire Mnangagwa, accusing him of fanning factionalism to garner support ahead of a party special congress due in December, after Grace was booed at a weekend rally. "It had become evident that his conduct in the discharge of his duties had become inconsistent with his official responsibilities". "In 1980 this person called Mnangagwa wanted to s... [Full Article...]

North Korea, Syria and Ukraine

North Korea, Syria and Ukraine They can help us with Syria. "They are all people at North Korean financial institutions that have already been sanctioned by the United Nations", an anonymous government official said, Asian Correspondent reported. US President Donald Trump said Sunday he expected to meet his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin during an Asian tour likely to be dominated by global tensions over North K... [Full Article...]

Florida State fraternity pledge dead after off-campus party

Florida State fraternity pledge dead after off-campus party The move comes after 20-year-old Pi Kappa Phi fraternity pledge Andrew Coffey died Friday off-campus following a party. In a separate and unrelated case, fraternity member, Garret Marcy of Phi Delta Theta was charged with selling drugs. [Full Article...]

Liberia Supreme Court indefinitely delays presidential vote

Liberia Supreme Court indefinitely delays presidential vote Information Minister Eugene Nagbe then called Brumskine's allegations "the rants of a sore and selfish loser who is so blinded by ego and arrogance... Despite his illustrious soccer career (he's the only African to win the Ballon d'Or and FIFA World Player of the Year awards), Weah isn't new to Liberian politics. [Full Article...]

Problems still exist in GST because of some states, says PM Modi

Problems still exist in GST because of some states, says PM Modi He further said Himachal, like Uttarakhand, will also make BJP victorious in the state by more than two-third majority. Modi said the note ban had disturbed the sleep of Congressmen, alleging that they had big bags and garages full of old notes. [Full Article...]

Trump says he'll meet Putin to talk North Korea

Trump says he'll meet Putin to talk North Korea A top aide said the president intends to tell Asian leaders the world is "running out of time" in dealing with the nuclear crisis on the Korean peninsula. Only a few days after the election, he was the first foreign leader to fly to NY to talk with Trump. "Our relationship is really extraordinary". Speaking to hundreds of cheering USA and Japanese troops at Yokota Air Base, just west of Tokyo... [Full Article...]

John Wall out against Raptors after injuring shoulder vs. Cavaliers on Friday

John Wall out against Raptors after injuring shoulder vs. Cavaliers on Friday We can only imagine the tirade Bayless is going to go on when he appears on TV next for Undisputed . Beal insinuated to CSN Washington in May, after the No. Coach Scott Brooks confirmed Wall's absence in his pregame meeting with the media, noting Tim Frazier , also banged up with a wrist injury, would start in Wall's place as the star recovered from his injured shoulder. [Full Article...]

American woman, jailed for calling Mugabe a 'sick man

American woman, jailed for calling Mugabe a 'sick man The AP also reports that the Zimbabwe Lawyers for Human Rights say they have represented almost 200 charged for allegedly insulting the Zimbabwe president in recent years. Martha O'Donovan works for Magamba TV, a local company that specialises in political satire. Earlier this year, she presented a talk at a digital culture conference on "How Zimbabweans Rebel Online". [Full Article...]

Trump campaign adviser Page met Russian officials in 2016 Moscow trip

Trump campaign adviser Page met Russian officials in 2016 Moscow trip Asked who else was informed, Page played coy, saying, "It will come out". The development comes days after Trump's former campaign chairman Paul Manafort and an associate were placed under house arrest on money-laundering charges linked to an investigation by special counsel Robert Mueller into allegations that the campaign colluded with Russian Federation. [Full Article...]

Catalonia crisis: Arrest warrant expected for Carles Puigdemont

Catalonia crisis: Arrest warrant expected for Carles Puigdemont The Spanish government does not recognize the move and has made a decision to impose direct rule on the region, further ordering nine former ministers of Catalonia to be remanded in custody pending trial in connection with the independence initiative. [Full Article...]

Multiple fatalities in Texas church shooting

Multiple fatalities in Texas church shooting The official said the gunman fled in a vehicle after the attack and was killed, either by a self-inflicted wound or during a confrontation with police. The mass shooting comes just over a month after a gunman in Las Vegas fired down from a hotel room on a concert crowd, killing 58 people and wounding hundreds more . [Full Article...]

Change your clocks; check your smoke detector batteries

Change your clocks; check your smoke detector batteries By now, you have hopefully already turned your clocks back an hour. Perez says IL law requires every household to have smoke alarms within 15 feet of every bedroom and at least one alarm on each floor of the home. Remember if you rent it is your landlord's responsibility to provide working alarms, but it is your responsibility to ensure those alarms have working batteries. [Full Article...]

Trump doesn't know what it means to be president -George Bush

Trump doesn't know what it means to be president -George Bush And I'm not too excited about him being a leader". THE White House has hit back at both Bush presidents after delivered a scathing assessment of Donald Trump's leadership in a new book about the father and son. Once the bombastic billionaire real estate magnate secured the Republican nomination, Bush expressed surprise and anxious about Trump's lack of humility, and thus his inability to rec... [Full Article...]

LG seems to have primacy under Constitution, says Supreme Court

Taking a "prima-facie" view, the Supreme Court observed that the Lieutenant General (L-G) seems to have primacy under the Constitution and the Delhi government can not act without L-G's concurrence. The bench commenced its hearing on a batch of special leave petitions filed by the Delhi government against a judgment of the Delhi high court which held that the L-G was the administrative head and ... [Full Article...]

Jinnah's only daughter, Dina Wadia, passes away at 98

Jinnah's only daughter, Dina Wadia, passes away at 98 The only child of Pakistan founder Mohammad Ali Jinnah, Dina Wadia , died on Thursday in NY, reportedly due to pneumonia. "Oddly enough, precisely 28 years to the day and hour before the birth of Jinnah's other offspring, Pakistan", Wolpert wrote in his acclaimed biography on the founder of Pakistan " Jinnah of Pakistan " (1982). [Full Article...]

Lebanon economy, pound not in danger from Hariri exit

Lebanon economy, pound not in danger from Hariri exit It isn't clear who will succeed al-Hariri. In Lebanon , Hariri has faced criticism within his Sunni constituency for his lengthy absence and failure to bolster the community. The resignation of his prime ministerial position was announced on Saturday from Riyadh, where he was on a trip. Saad Hariri, who resigned from Lebanon's premiership Saturday, is a son of assassinated billionaire Rafik Ha... [Full Article...]


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