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North Korea crisis: Tillerson says diplomacy will continue

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And with Tillerson on CNN this morning, Jake Tapper broached the subject with him. They feed on one another in a very destructive way. It was after that session that Tillerson, in a private conversation with fellow United States officials, exasperatedly called the President a "moron", a comment that sparked new questions about the two men's relationship. Read More »

In Austria are early parliamentary elections

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Austrian Chancellor Christian Kern was among the first party leaders to cast his vote in the election, expressing optimism that his Social Democrats would perform well. His opponents say he is merely a new face on a party in power in various coalitions for 30 years. "You should instead go by the atmosphere here", FPO leader Heinz-Christian Strache told cheering supporters at a shopping mall in Vienna on Saturday. Read More »

MotoGP title could go either way - Marquez

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He said: "I want to say sorry, Turn 3 was a little bit... We will try to manage in the best way". "I realised "Oh, I either go inside, or I catch [hit] him". "I did a few mistakes especially at turn eight, I lose a lot". "We know it is very hard to beat him in the championship but like I said on Thursday, we will try until the end". Read More »

British actress Lysette Anthony in Harvey Weinstein rape claim

In the wake of allegations of sexual harassment against movie producer Harvey Weinstein , there have been numerous calls to call out and address rapacious behavior by men in positions of power in Hollywood. Meanwhile the organisation behind the Oscars has voted overwhelmingly in favour of expelling Weinstein. Anthony, now appearing in soap Hollyoaks , becomes the fifth woman to accuse the disgraced filmmaker of rape. Read More »

IUML KNA Khader wins Kerala assembly bypoll by over 23000 Votes

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In 2016 election, UDF candidate PK Kunhalikutty had managed to beat the LDF candidate with a margin of 38,057 votes. The victory of UDF is only "technical" and they were not able to maintain the lead they secured past year, he said. The Social Democratic Party of India and NDA came third and fourth respectively. "The tie-up between the CPI (M) and the BJP has been strengthening", the Opposition Leader said. Read More »

ESA's Sentinel-5P satellite launched to monitor global air pollution

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The satellite - carried by Russia's Rokot rocket, based on the former Soviet intercontinental ballistic missile - left behind billows of yellow smoke, footage broadcast by the European Space Agency showed. At the heart of Sentinel-5P is Tropomi (short for Tropospheric Monitoring Instrument), which will map air quality along a swath 1,801 miles (2,900 kilometers) wide from an orbit 512 miles (824 km) above Earth. Read More »

Round £1 coin will cease to become legal tender tomorrow

Philippa McKeown Brown, head of consumer empowerment and protection at the Consumer Council, said: "It's time to check the piggy-banks and money jars for £1 coins and to either spend them at the shops or exchange them at the bank or Post Office, because as of October 15, the current round £1 coins will cease to be legal tender and will no longer be accepted". Read More »

Himachal Pradesh: Anil Sharma to join BJP

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Sharma's induction to the party would be announced officially later in the day in New Delhi, Bharatiya Janata Party state spokesperson Ganesh Dutt told IANS. Other candidates chosen by the CPI (M) included Anil Mankotia from Hamirpur Assembly seat, Joginder Kumar from Sujanpur, Sudarshan from Lahaul and Spiti and Bittoo Verma from Palampur. Read More »

Virginia State Uni shooting isolated

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A hip-hop concert was scheduled for 8 p.m.at the school's Multi-Purpose Center. "Avoid the area", VSU Police‏ tweeted. A man was suffered non-life-threatening injuries in a Virginia State University shooting that authorities say was an isolated incident. Read More »

Wineries May Have Kept California's Wildfires From Getting Even Worse

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More than a dozen wildfires are raging in Northern California , a region known for its wineries. The North Coast wine industry has suffered as a result of the wildfires that have erupted across the region. Seven people are reported to have died in Sonoma, two in Napa county and one in Mendocino, with many vineyard workers needing to be airlifted to safety. Read More »

Australia will 'not be cowed' by North Korea threats, minister says

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Initially it was expected that North Korea would carry out a provocative test last Tuesday, to mark the anniversary of its ruling party's foundation. The Donga Ilbo daily, quoting a government source, said satellite pictures show ballistic missiles mounted on launchers being transported out of hangars near Pyongyang and in the North Phyongan Province. Read More »

Girl, 8, dies in fall on cruise ship docked in Miami

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He likewise said in an announcement specialists were working intimately with Carnival Cruise Lines staff "to decide the points of interest encompassing this occurrence". The ship was arriving at the Port of Miami at the time of the incident. Medical emergency units responded to the incident and provided first aid to the young victim before rushing her off to nearby the Ryder Trauma Center at Jackson Memorial Hospital, ABC News reported. Read More »

PM Abbasi to be briefed on development projects in daylong Karachi visit

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According to Governor House Spokesman, the premier will be briefed on the Pakistan gas port consortium of the Fauji Oil Terminal & Distribution Limited. The premier was received by Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah and Governor Muhammad Zubair at Karachi International Airport. The premier is likely to hold meetings with the Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) officials and to get briefing on the four-year performance of the bourse. Read More »

DG ISPR to hold important press conference today

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Responding to Interior Minister Ahsan Iqbal's remarks - that army commented on economy irresponsibly - Maj. Addressing a press conference in Rawalpindi, he also clarified that he never said that Pakistan's economy is in shambles. He said security situation has improved considerably after successful military operations in the tribal areas and other parts of the country. "Through the valiant efforts of Pakistan's security forces and the determination of the entire nation, the country had ... Read More »

North Korea preparing for another ballistic missile test

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In September, Australian prime minister said that the government was considering plans to evacuate its citizens from the Korean peninsula if threats from North Korea escalate. During the visit, the ministers stressed the need for diplomatic pressure to thwart North Korea's nuclear ambitions and urged the country not to carry out any more weapons tests and halt its nuclear and missile programme. Read More »

Police say driver flees burning auto, leaves passenger to die

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When firefighters put out the flames, they found a badly burned woman in the passenger seat. Ahmad, 23, was behind the wheel of an Infiniti sedan early Friday when he lost control of the vehicle and crashed into a barrier on the westbound side of the Gowanus Expressway in Brooklyn . Read More »

Rajoy sets deadline for Catalonia's leader

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Carles Puigdemont faces a Monday deadline set by the the Spanish prime minister Mariano Rajoy to clarify if he had declared independence. The move disappointed some of the hard-liners in the secessionist camp. About 2.3 million Catalans — or 43 percent of the region's electorate — voted amid police violence to halt the referendum. The deputy prime minister also said that hotel reservations in Catalonia were now falling 20% to 30%. Read More »

Starting to develop a much better relationship with Pakistan

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The couple was kidnapped in 2012 in Afghanistan while on a backpacking trip. All of their three children were born in captivity. South Block sources, however, remain unfazed by the US President's comments, saying this is the outcome of a familiar pattern, with Pakistan trying to demonstrate "good behaviour" and US being made to believe that Islamabad is serious in its fight against terror. Read More »

Nairobi on lockdown ahead of 'banned' Nasa demo

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Police used tear gas to break up demonstrations that were defying a ban on protests in Kenya's three major cities, including the capital, Nairobi. The opposition coalition, the National Super Alliance (NASA) have been holding weekly protests in major towns across the country to demand the resignation of officials of the polls body who were implicated in electoral malpractices that led to the annulment of the August 8 presidential elections. Read More »

Magic mushrooms could help treat depression by 'rebooting' brain

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Scientists looking at how the brain responds to psilocybin gave 19 patients two doses each one week apart in a study approved by the National Research Ethics Service committee in London. It would seem that during the drug "trip", brain networks went through an initial disintegration that was followed by a re-integration afterwards, when the patients "come down" from the psychedelic. Read More »

Florida Detective Wrangles Up 9-Foot Yellow Anaconda

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He continues to narrate during the clip as he says: "You think he got run-over?" On Wednesday, Detective Emily Shaw responded to the east side of Leon County since she knows how to hand exotic snakes , like the yellow anaconda . She makes it look so easy like she have been doing this all her life. Police said they believed the snake was someone's pet that escaped or was no longer wanted. Read More »

As NEC Announces Provincial Results: CDC, UP Battle Presidency

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In a nationwide radio broadcast from the NEC headquarters Thursday, Chairman Jerome Korkoya said the results are provisional from all the 15 counties and subject to the announcement of the official final results. Weah's main opponent Boakai, is a former head of Liberia's petroleum refinery company and agriculture minister who has served as vice-president under Sirleaf since 2006. Read More »

Michigan Survives vs. IN in 27-20 Overtime Victory

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It was the result of excellent blocking by MI and an bad defensive breakdown by the Hoosiers. He accounted for almost 74 percent of Michigan's rushing yards, so it's safe to say this was his breakout game of 2017 for the Wolverines . This Saturday, Michigan scored first, jumping out to a 3-0 lead at the 6:35 juncture of the first quarter on a 40-yard field goal by Rockford's Quinn Nordin. Read More »

Man arrested after making threat at LaGuardia Airport, police say

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The suspect told the employee he was coming back with a bomb and then returned a short time later carrying a bag, according to the NYPD. Joe Pentangelo, a representative with the Port Authority of NY and New Jersey, said the risk was made by a traveler at around 7:15 a.m.in Terminal B. Read More »

Man charged in Allen Park carjacking case, expected to be arraigned

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In the videos, after the man gets into the auto, the woman seen pumping gas then jumps into the vehicle in the front passenger's seat. He approached the passenger side of the auto, and then ran around to the drivers' side. The woman was not harmed, and the suspect did not use a weapon, according to police. Another man, who police say is the driver of the tanker seen behind the station, gets involved. Read More »

Analyst Earnings Estimates Scan: The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (GS)

Other hedge funds have also made changes to their positions in the company. The stock of Goldman Sachs Group Inc (NYSE:GS) earned "Neutral" rating by Citigroup on Tuesday, November 8. (The) in a research note on Wednesday, August 9th. They now have a United States dollars 250 price target on the stock. Douglass Winthrop Advisors LLC boosted its stake in Goldman Sachs Group by 0.3% in the third quarter. Read More »

State Police search for suspects in Westbrook armed robbery

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He is being held on a $10,000 surety bond, and he is scheduled to appear in court on October 26 in Middletown. After a thorough search, the police was unable to find him. He is wanted on a warrant for armed robbery and related charges, and should be considered armed and unsafe, police said. All calls and texts will remain confidential. Read More »

Two injured in Indian ceasefire violation along LoC

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A statement from the army's media wing, the Inter-Services Public Relations, said that the Indian troops targeted civilian population in Tetrinote, Manwa, Satwal and Balakot villages and injured two, including a six-year-old girl. On October 4, two children were martyred by Indian forces in firing along LoC in Rawalkot and Chirikot Sectors. The year 2017 has seen a sharp increase in ceasefire violations by Pakistan. Read More »

Feared Dead in Kenya as Suspended Student Attacks Own School

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The suspect was said to have issued threats to his teachers and students after he was kicked out of school. The suspect - a suspended student at the school in Lokichogio - was arrested before irate locals forced their way into the police station and dragged him from his cell. Read More »

Pat Perez leads CIMB Classic

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Pat Perez just keeps getting better. Yin had an eagle on the par-5 fifth hole and six birdies, offset by a lone bogey on No. 17, to finish at 11-under 133, two shots ahead of overnight leader Sung Hyun Park, who had 69 in the second round. Read More »

Somalia: At least 20 dead in Mogadishu blast

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Emergency services and ambulances arrived at the scene. Al-Shabaab, an al Qaeda-linked terror group, carried out several deadly auto bomb attacks in the city in just the first few months of this year. According to witnesses, the vehicle-borne improvised explosive device (VBIED) has gone off at busy intersection, Zoobe Area in downtown Mogadishu , sending volumes of smoke to the sky. Read More »