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Police Continuing To Investigate Pitt Student's Homicide

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Her father kicked in the door to her room after going to pick her up from her home on the 3500 block of Cable Place. Her parents were told by her roommates that she was still sleeping. They do believe Sheykhet was murdered sometime overnight. Authorities haven't said how long Sheykhet had lived in the United States. A friend of Sheykhet told the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette she was a "talented, careful person". Read More »

Mattis to US Army on North Korea: 'Be ready'

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Speaking at the annual meeting of the Association of the United States Army on Monday, Mattis said that the issue of North Korea is now a diplomatic and economic one. "The worldwide community has spoken but that means the USA army must stand ready, and so if you're ready, that's your duty at this point in time". Mattis' remarks come just days after US President Donald Trump told reporters that this could be "the calm before the storm", leading some to speculate that he was alluding to an ... Read More »

IAEA Chief Confirms Iran's Compliance with Nuclear Deal

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Iran on Monday vowed a "crushing" response if the USA designated its Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC) as a terrorist group. The commander stated that if the agreement is violated by Washington, the USA will need to move its bases in the region far away from Iran's borders. Read More »

Sigurdsson helps Iceland to first World Cup Finals

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The South American World Cup qualifiers have not turned out as expected, and ahead of the last round Tuesday, Lionel Messi's Argentina, Alexis Sanchez's Chile and James Rodriguez's Colombia are all in serious danger of not playing in Russian Federation 2018. Read More »

France fears Iran's Revolutionary Guard terror listing would fuel crisis

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Spokesman Bahram Qasemi said "I hope that the US ruling body would not make the strategic mistake, but if it does so, then Iran's response will be firm, decisive and crushing and the USA should accept its consequences". Great Britain is not the only signatory to the deal that is concerned by Trump's pending action against the deal. "We have been at odds with the United States for about 40 years now and have managed to survive despite conflicts". Read More »

Senators Look to Cut US Media Numbers in Russian Federation

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Russian Federation on Monday threatened USA media operating in the country with new legal restrictions after Kremlin-controlled broadcaster RT complained of persecution by Washington. As part of investigation into Russian interference in the last USA presidential election, US intelligence officials, in a report in January, said RT was part of a state-run propaganda machine that supported a Kremlin campaign to influence US politics - a report Russia Today, and Russian officials, have ... Read More »

TV Reporter Lauren Sivan Claims Harvey Weinstein Sexually Harassed Her in 2007

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His downfall came in three days. But you know, otherwise you will never have credibility when trying to denounce oh, I don't know, a president who talks about the freedom to sexual assault a woman in a tape we hear on Access Hollywood? The swift fall of one of Hollywood's most powerful figures has turned up the pressure on many in the industry to speak out. Read More »

Free truck for veteran who stole truck to save Vegas shooting victims

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It added: "We would like to find Taylor and thank him for his bravery by providing him a free truck from B5 Motors". Shane Beus, owner of Gilbert-based B5 Motors, told The Arizona Republic he was so moved by the heroic actions of Taylor Winston that he wanted to give him a truck as a show of gratitude. Read More »

Hurricane Nate makes second landfall in USA as category one storm

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President Trump has approved an emergency declaration for the state of Mississippi. Tropical Storm Nate has slammed into the MS coast with powerful winds and torrential rains that flooded streets and highways throughout the region as the fast-moving former hurricane was expected to rapidly weaken as it moved inland. Read More »

Duterte Support Tumbles After Minors Die in Philippine Drug War

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The new survey came at the most hard time of Duterte's 15 months in power, during which his anti-drug campaign left 3,800 people dead at the hands of the police and a similar number killed by neighbourhood patrols protected by the climate of impunity prevailing in the country. Read More »

Anaheim Hills Fire: Photos & Videos From Disneyland

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Larry Kurtz. A firefighter tries to put out flames at a home in Anaheim Hills during the Canyon Fire 2 on October 9, 2017. As of about 10:30 a.m., the wind-driven brush fire was 25 acres in extent. Santa Ana Canyon Road. Eastbound lanes of the 91 Freeway were closed at 11:50 a.m.at Imperial Highway because of the smoke and reduced visibility, said Caltrans spokeswoman Yvonne Washington. Read More »

Congress votes for Rahul Gandhi as next party president

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A number of schemes and projects are likely to be announced and their foundation stones laid at a function on Tuesday to be attended by Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath . "This will have the full backing of the party", he said. A resolution in this regard was passed during the meeting of the newly elected members of the state Congress and district unit heads which was held at the Vidhan Sabha auditorium here. Read More »

Monday forecast: rain likely to continue, high 81

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Chance of rain 20 percent. The meteorological fall (September through November) precipitation total stayed at 2.25 inches, 1.51 inches below normal. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. WEDNESDAY: Mostly sunny and comfortably cool. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible. Sunny, with a high near 65. Wednesday night , a chance of showers. Read More »

Britain 'Draws Up Battle Plan for War with North Korea'

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Blackout bombs were first used by the United States in the 1990 Gulf War and proved effective, knocking out about 85 percent of the electrical supply across Iraq. The bombs affected 70 percent of the country's power supply, but as Serbs promptly restored the grid, BLU-114/Bs were used again to hamper their fix efforts. Read More »

Father being questioned after baby's body found in duffel bag

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Police went looking for McNabb Sunday evening, as according to Crum, McNabb was in his girlfriend's vehicle when he found out that his daughter's body had been found. The discovery of Caliyah's body at 3 p.m. Sunday followed an intense search in the woods close to her home. "I went through this house and tore this house to pieces. Read More »

Trump environment chief: USA to end Obama climate plan

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Obama's plan was created to cut USA carbon dioxide emissions to 32 percent below 2005 levels by 2030. The utilities are the largest emitters of greenhouse gases blamed by scientists for climate change. But at Monday's announcement, Pruitt said the regulation picked "winners and losers", echoing comments from Trump and other officials that environmental regulations eliminated jobs in businesses like the coal industry. Read More »

Analyst Observation On 2 Stocks: Genworth Financial, Inc. (GNW), Athersys, Inc. (ATHX)

Genworth Financial, Inc .'s average EBITDA per Share Growth Rate was 147.2 percent during the past 12 months. Quite a few high profile hedge funds purchased and unloaded stocks of GNW . Genworth Financial has a 1-year low of $3.12 and a 1-year high of $5.27. They set a "buy" rating for the company. Genworth Financial (NYSE: GNW ) last issued its earnings results on Tuesday, August 1st. Read More »

Trump lets NRA, GOP take the lead on 'bump stock' restrictions

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On being asked to explain his statement, Trump also responded with a "You'll find out", in a conference. Whether it's North Korea , Iran or the European Union, Tillerson's message seems to come off as somehow different than Trump's. "We have the world's great military people in this room", he added. Reporters asked the president what he was talking about and what storm was coming. Read More »

Sen. Dianne Feinstein says she's running for re-election

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She tells NBC's "Meet the Press" that "I'm ready for a good fight". Should Feinstein win and remain in her seat through 2022, she would become the longest-serving senator in California history, passing Hiram Johnson, who served 28 years starting in 1917. Read More »

What Is Indigenous Peoples' Day? More Americans Choosing To Not Celebrate Columbus

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In 1970, the holiday was attached to the second Monday of October. However, not everyone in Utah is happy about it. Speaking about the same, Leo Killsback, a professor of American Indian Studies at Arizona State University, said, " Columbus Day is not just a holiday, it represents the violent history of colonization in the Western hemisphere", History.com reported. Read More »

South Jersey Unites To Help Puerto Rico

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Key metrics SUDDENLY GONE from FEMA's website include how many Puerto Ricans have access to both drinking water and electricity in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria . Following, the internet connection and the network industry of the country had been compromised, which made the communication between rescue crew and citizens harder. Read More »

Hamas: Armed wing not up for negotiation with Fatah

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Fatah and Hamas have been at odds ever since the latter scored a landslide victory in Palestinian parliamentary elections in 2006. There is nothing greater than achieving national unity among different Palestinian factions in the land of Palestine, which makes us look forward to the upcoming future with high hopes, despite the hard challenges facing us in our confrontation with the Israeli occupation. Read More »

Hurricane Nate makes landfall on SE Louisiana coast

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At least 100,000 customers had their power knocked out by Nate , mostly in Mississippi . Nate's center will continue to move inland across the Deep South, Tennessee Valley and the central Appalachian Mountains through Monday, according to the National Hurricane Center . Read More »

Tropical Depression #17 Forms In Western Atlantic

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The second area of interest is a disturbance about 800 miles southwest of the Azores. The system is now moving northwards at 3 miles per hour with maximum sustained winds of 35 miles per hour. This system may strengthen into Tropical Storm Ophelia in the next day or two, but will live its life wandering around in the Atlantic. The remnants of Nate continues to exit northeast and we have a new tropical depression in the Atlantic that poses no future threat to the USA and is forecast to ... Read More »

Man arrested after clinging to moving school bus

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The driver could be heard telling the man to get off the bus. The man repeatedly banged on the hood of the bus in anger and demanded the bus driver open the door to the bus. He faces charges of disorderly conduct and destruction of property. The man claims someone threw a bottle at his auto. Police said at no time were children on the bus in danger, and officials are investigating to determine whether any objects were thrown out of the bus. Read More »

Still no 'clear motive' in Las Vegas mass shooting

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While fighting the religious extremists remains a top-most priority of many countries especially the United States, the fact that it gave way to unnecessary clemency in Stephen's case only because he was a Native American, needs to be reflected up on. Read More »

Political Analysis: Is Trump Planning For A Storm?

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Maybe, the president keeps coyly suggesting that he's on the brink of starting a major war - while refusing to offer the public any further details - for a compelling national security reason; one so compelling, it is worth the risk of spooking a nuclear-weapons state into launching a preemptive attack on Seoul. Read More »

Encounter breaks out between militants, security forces in Baramulla

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Police said the three slain militants were from the JeM's "Afzal Guru squad", raised by the outfit to avenge the hanging of the 2001 Parliament attack convict. Giving details of the encounter, the police said security forces launched a cordon and search operation in Ladoora area following information about the presence of militants in the area. Read More »

Missile deal with Riyadh doesn't threaten others

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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

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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 »