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Missile deal with Riyadh doesn't threaten others


A terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) interceptor. Crude oil prices gained as Saudi Arabia and Russian Federation, the world's biggest oil exporters, signaled continued cooperation on efforts to erode the surplus supply of crude globally. Read More »

Woman Dead After Running Over Cop on Miami Beach


Neither the woman's name nor those of the officers involved have been released. Roads along Collins Avenue and Washington Avenue were closed shortly after the shooting. "I don't know what she was trying to do, but she just left the scene", Davis told the Miami Herald . Officials urged pedestrians and drivers to avoid the area. Read More »

Spain warns it will act if Catalonia declares independence


It has insisted that more than 90% of those who took to the polls in the ballot had voted for independence. Thousands of people marched for Spanish unity in Barcelona , Spain, on October 8, El País reported . The European Union has also shown no interest in an independent Catalonia, despite an appeal by Puigdemont for Brussels to mediate in the crisis. Read More »

10 refugee Rohingya children die on another capsized boat from Myanmar


There were more than 100 people on the last night's ship, the France press reported. Area coast guard commander Alauddin Nayan said the boat capsized near the coastal village of Galachar with almost 100 people on board. Including Sunday's capsizing, boat accidents have killed at least 155 Rohingya trying to reach Bangladesh. "The rest were children", he said. Myanmar's government refuses to recognise the Rohingya as a distinct ethnic group and considers them illegal migrants from ... Read More »

Congress demands PM's actions on Amit Shah's son Jay


Addressing the rally, CPI leader JV Satyanarayana Murthy and CPM State secretariat member Ch Narasinga Rao said that never before in the history of the city did a political party attack another and wondered how the BJP and RSS could ransack CPM office here for the alleged attacks on them in Kerala. Read More »

Two Major Fires in North Bay Hills Prompt Evacuations: Cal Fire


The rapidly moving Atlas Peak fire was visible throughout Napa Valley and heavy smoke was draping over the region. Cal Fire said firefighters were battling several blazes in Sonoma County. In Sonoma County, authorities were also responding to multiple wind-driven fires. Napa officials said two evacuation centers had been opened - at the Crosswalk Community Church on First Street and at the Napa County Fairgrounds. Read More »

We'll pay to help European Union citizens stay, insists Nicola Sturgeon


Polls suggest the next Scottish Parliament will not now have a majority in favour of a new independence referendum - potentially ending the SNP dream for decades. "We had a poll, yesterday, showing a third of SNP and Yes voters don't want another referendum". 'All in all the SNP is in a very, very strong position. Read More »

Woman Found Dead In Sydney Alleyway


After a 12-hour stand off with police, a man has been arrested after coming down from a high-rise balcony in Sydney's north near where a woman's body was found in an alleyway this morning. The woman's body remained below, covered by a police tent, and detectives were unable to retrieve it due to the ongoing operation. The woman appears to have fallen from somewhere in the Brown Street apartment building. Read More »

May to fight back against the European Union as no-deal Brexit looms


The embattled prime minister will use a statement to the House of Commons to tell other member states that "the ball is in their court" as British negotiators return to Brussels . As the British PM stated the Business Advisory Council plays an important part of their preparations for leaving the European Union that slows them to seek the opinions of veteran business chiefs and to share the government's vision with them for a successful Brexit . Read More »

IN Focus: Carson discusses gun control debate, Puerto Rico response


Bloomberg, a billionaire and former mayor of NY, has been an outspoken critic of the National Rifle Association through the group Everytown for Gun Safety. At least a dozen of the Las Vegas shooter's weapons were outfitted with bump stocks. Sen. Chris Murphy - a Democrat from CT who emerged after the 2012 massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School as a leading advocate of tighter gun laws - said Sunday that he would support a "clean bill" focused exclusively on banning the devices. Read More »

Man in Dubai court over 'hip touch'


Ms Stirling included: 'I have addressed Jamie today who is under massive weight and stress. He said: 'This has broken me, financially and emotionally. He accidentally touched off a man's hip and was arrested for public indecency. Despite fears he would be rearrested, Mr Harron was freed but told to remain in the city for future court dates. Read More »

Kim Jong Un praises nuclear program, promotes sister

Without sharing weapons, nuclear secrets, or any military assets, Russian Federation likely just handed North Korea a meaningful safeguard for its burgeoning nuclear arsenal by hooking the country up with internet. Ri Yong Ho, North Korea's Foreign minister was also promoted to full vote-carrying member of the politburo. North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on Saturday dubbed his country's nuclear weapons program a "powerful deterrent" that guarantees its sovereignty, according to state ... Read More »

Iran's Revolutionary Guards chief warns Trump against imposing new sanctions


Jafari also said if the US enforces the new law for imposing new sanctions, Iran will consider the move as an abrogation of the 2015 nuclear deal and would increase its deterrence power, including its missile capability. The anti-US parliamentary measure provides for a multimillion-dollar boost in spending on Tehran's missile program and IRGC's overseas operations. Read More »

Actor James Woods says his retirement announcement was a mistake


There's been no formal announcement of retirement on his Twitter feed where his fans have grown to love his candor and wit. Actress Amber Tamblyn last month said Woods tried to pick her up when she was 16. The question is, does she mean the "dethroning" of vocal conservative white males in America? Woods has recently come under fire and made headlines for his criticism of the age gap between the romantic leads in the upcoming film " Call Me by Your Name ". Read More »

White House links border wall, green card overhaul to DACA


The Trump administration sent an immigration policy wish-list to Congress that includes overhauling the country's green-card system, hiring 10,000 more immigration officers and building a wall along the southern border. Mexico has said it will not pay for the wall. The White House sees the wall as a priority but has indicated that it could be established as part of a DACA bill or through other legislative avenues. Read More »

TN govt allows theatre owners to hike ticket prices

This means that the base price of movie tickets in Chennai will be Rs 120 for non air conditioned theaters and Rs 150 for air conditioned theaters. Tamil Nadu's film ticket tariff had stayed frozen for close to a decade, so the upward revision ought to have been welcomed by the industry. Read More »

FEMA head Brock Long dismisses San Juan mayor's complaints: 'Political noise'


One of the examples on their website is a headline from 1890, which reads: "Secretary Brunnell Declares Fake News About His People is Being Telegraphed Over the Country". Meanwhile, 18 days into one of the worst humanitarian emergencies in US history, the mayor of San Juan, Puerto Rico is begging for help. Trump makes remarks in the Oval Office on Friday. Read More »

Nawaz's son-in-law arrested on return to Pakistan


The hearing against the Sharif family is now under way. Sharif, his children - Hussain, Hassan, and Maryam - and her husband Captain Safdar are expected to appear in court on October 9 and be indicted in the corruption cases. Given the condition of her mother Kulsoom Nawaz who has had three surgeries in London related to the treatment of her lymph node cancer, Maryam Nawaz may not stay in Pakistan for long and is likely to leave for the United Kingdom after a few days, the insider said. Read More »

Nate Weakens to Tropical Depression

It has now been downgraded to a tropical storm and is expected to further weaken as it moves across the mainland. As a Category 1 hurricane , Nate made landfall in Louisiana near the mouth of the Mississippi River around 7 p.m. Read More »

Bannerghatta Park death: Victim's kin to get Rs 10 lakh


Anji, in his early 40s, had entered the tiger enclosure at Bannerghatta Biological Park on Saturday night without realising the gate connecting the feeding area to the wider safari was insecure, Indian media reported. His angry relatives protested outside the park on Sunday - they want financial compensation from park management, accusing them of negligence. Summary: Two white tigers in Bannerghatta National Park in Bengaluru mauled a keeper to death on Saturday when he entered their den ... Read More »

Unarmed security unlikely hero of Las Vegas massacre


According to David Hickey, president of the union that represents the hotel's security guards, Campos was hit by one of those rounds in his upper right thigh, a miracle, as Paddock reportedly fired as many as 200 rounds in the security guard's direction. Read More »

Windows broken by Las Vegas Strip gunman now covered


Police and FBI agents, chasing down more than 1,000 dead-end leads since a gunman killed 58 people in Las Vegas , are seeking more help from the public in solving the central mystery of their investigation - the shooter's motive. Among popular cruise destinations in the Middle East are Dubai and Abu Dhabi, Oman, the Jordanian port of Aqaba, Bahrain, Qatar and a number of Egyptian ports. Read More »

Sarah Sanders gives White House news briefing


After a dinner meeting with his generals and their spouses, Trump had reporters come in for a quick comment, telling them, "maybe it's the calm before the storm ". One reporter even asked the press secretary whether Trump was employing a "madman theory" of leadership, and making empty threats meant to rattle his adversaries. Read More »

Trump says will not move United States embassy to Jerusalem for now

Mike Huckabee (R) on the Trinity Broadcasting Network's "Huckabee" in an interview that aired on Saturday. President Trump had promised to move the embassy several times during his presidential campaign, but reports nearly immediately after he was elected said that he was "reconsidering" the idea. Read More »

White House fails to explain Trump's 'calm before the storm' comment


She said: "If you look to Chicago where you had over 4,000 victims of gun-related crimes past year, they have the strictest gun laws in the country". "I think that you have a lot of responsibility and a lot of times false narratives create a bad environment-certainly aren't helpful to the American people-and you have a responsibility to provide and report fair and accurate details. Read More »

Internet explodes after Giants lose Odell Beckham, Brandon Marshall, 2 other receivers

On the heels of the team confirming star wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. suffered a fracture ankle in Sunday's loss to the Los Angeles Chargers , comes this bit of disturbing news. It is looking more and more like the Giants are headed for a long and disappointing season as there's no telling when they may get their first win or even be on the winning side of things at all during the 2017 campaign. Read More »

'Only one thing will work' in N. Korea, Trump tweets

Then in September, Trump made some more threats while speaking to the United Nations General Assembly, threatening to " totally destroy " North Korea if it continues threatening the USA and its allies with its nuclear arsenal. Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho, who last month referred to the possibility of North Korea conducting a hydrogen bomb test in the Pacific Ocean, was picked as a Political Bureau member. Read More »

'US will continue to put pressure on North Korea'


We must put an end to Iran's aggression and ambition of nuclear weapons. Trump wrote in his first tweet Saturday afternoon. So did he mean this? "ISIS? North Korea? Iran?" Trump tweeted earlier in the day that the Senate Intelligence Committee, which is continuing to investigate Russian interference in the 2016 election , should instead focus its efforts on " looking into the Fake News Networks in OUR country ". Read More »

Turkey retaliates after USA move to suspend visa service


The US mission to Turkey said on Sunday it was reducing visa services after one of its employees was detained last week. Neither Washington nor Ankara specified how long the " reassessment " of bilateral security commitments, announced this weekend, is expected to take. Read More »

With relatives on mind, woman plans relief drive for Puerto Rico


Zayas said they are now partnered with an organization in Atlanta to send these items via cargo ships to Puerto Rico but are also searching for connections to send the donations by air. and you don't have to eliminate school teachers, you don't have to eliminate doctors, you don't have to eliminate care for the elderly", he said. Never has this neglect and abuse been more apparent in recent times than following Hurricane Maria's destruction of so much on the island. Read More »