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Quadrilateral group on Afghanistan meets without Taliban


It was not clear whether any Afghan Taliban had joined the talks, which have so far failed to restart a tentative process that collapsed in 2015. Taliban sources have said they would stay away from the discussions in Muscat, casting doubt on prospects for reviving the long-stalled negotiations. Read More »

Bank of America Corporation (NYSE:BAC) Sees The Needle Move on Volume

The Greylin Investment Mangement Inc holds 412,595 shares with $10.01 million value, down from 425,770 last quarter. Bank of America Corp (NYSE: BAC ) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Friday, October 13th. It also reduced its holding in Citigroup Inc (NYSE:C) by 40,000 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 25,000 shares, and cut its stake in Celgene Corp (NASDAQ:CELG). Read More »

Man Indicted for Murder, Rape of Muslim Teen


An attendee leaves flowers for Nabra Hassanen, a teenage Muslim girl killed by a bat-wielding motorist near a Virginia mosque, during a vigil in New York City. Torres is accused of chasing the group then attacking and abducting Nabra. Her body was discovered later that day in a Sterling pond. The medical examiner ruled that she died from blunt-force trauma to the head and neck. Read More »

Abeona Therapeutics Inc (ABEO) EPS Estimated At $


Allianz Asset Management Gmbh owns 122,692 shares valued at $785,000. The stock increased 2.78% or $0.05 on October 13, reaching $1.85. About 1.98 million shares traded or 42.45% up from the average. After posting $-0.21 EPS for the previous quarter, Abeona Therapeutics Inc's analysts now forecast -23.81 % EPS growth. Abeona Therapeutics, Inc (Abeona), formerly PlasmaTech Biopharmaceuticals, Inc, is focused on developing and delivering gene therapy and plasma-based products for rare ... Read More »

Hurricane Ophelia - Loganair offers free flight changes


Hurricane Ophelia continues to batter the entire country with winds of over 140km/h recorded, leading to a number of flights in and out of Dublin Airport being cancelled. Check with your airline before travelling. . Other airlines, including British Airways, United Airlines and American Airlines are all offering similar opportunities for passengers to postpone flights to alternative dates. Read More »

Kane returns on WWE Monday Night RAW


Cedric Alexander def. Jack Gallagher via pinfall: In a preview of their tag match at TLC , Rich Swann and The Brian Kendrick joined their partners at ringside for support. During an in-ring promo, Balor admitted he was wrong to assume Sister Abigail wasn't real and just another Bray Wyatt trick. Banks had her Bank Statement on early on, but Fox got to the ropes. Read More »

BJP to intensify social media campaign in Kerala, Tripura


Though the petitioner, Kannur-based Gopalan Adiyodi Vakkeel Smaraka Trust's secretary RK Premdas, claims in the petition that he is taking up the cause of victims of political murders, the focus of the petition is only on the seven murders of RSS or BJP activists that were allegedly carried out by CPI-M men. Read More »

Center-right wins, but far-right surges in Austria vote

Kurz is well short of a majority and will probably need a coalition partner to govern. A statement released by the Prime Minister's Office made no mention of the likelihood that Kurz's People's Party, which received a projected 31.7 percent of the vote, would form a coalition with the far-right& Freedom Party, which took 26 percent. Read More »

Trump Decision to End Insurance Subsidies Sparks Outrage, Lawsuits


These payments, which amount to $7 billion a year, were created under the ACA to help insurers lower out-of-pocket costs for millions of Americans who buy insurance through the exchange. It also helps to keep health costs affordable for middle-class Americans. Dr. Weisbart says cuts to the federal subsidies to insurers may lead to those companies pulling out of the federal marketplace and leaving poorer citizens without healthcare . Read More »

Merkel in state vote setback as national coalition talks loom


Lagging behind in polls in Lower Saxony two months ago, the Social Democrats saw a surge in support as election day neared, running neck-and-neck, with the CDU just ahead of the vote. The unlikely three-way alliance that could make up Germany's next government has been dubbed "Jamaica" because the parties' colours match the Caribbean country's flag - black for Merkel's conservatives, yellow for the FDP, and green for the Green party. Read More »

Miami politician running for Congress believes she was abducted by aliens


The topics included how God is not a person and is a "universal energy", the world's "energy center" is in Africa and there are 30,000 skulls in a cave in Malta. Aguilera recently told The Miami Herald , which reported on her seemingly outlandish claims on Monday, that she's a strong believer that there is life beyond planet Earth. Read More »

Fla. gov declares state of emergency for Richard Spencer speech


Saying there was an "imminent" threat of a potential emergency as a result, Scott explained that the emergency declaration will ensure that security forces have all the necessary resources at their disposition. "Do not provide Mr. Spencer and his followers the spotlight they are seeking". I urge everyone to stay away from the Phillips Center Oct. 19th. "We are hoping this is a nonevent", Darnell said. Read More »

Judge won't toss bribery case against Menendez


The highly anticipated ruling by U.S. District Court Judge William H. Walls had the potential to deliver Menendez a legal and political victory in his years-long fight against the allegations while also undermining a legal theory federal prosecutors have used for years to build bribery cases against public officials. Read More »

Arrest warrant: Mother put children in oven, turned it on


Her fourth child, an older girl, was safe at a family member's home when her siblings died, police say. Lamora Williams, 24, was arrested on Friday night and charged with two counts of murder in the deaths of one-year-old Ja'Karter Penn and two-year-old Ke'Yaunte Penn. Read More »

Titans QB Marcus Mariota to Start vs. Colts


Mariota practiced every day leading up to the game, and on Saturday was listed as questionable on the Injury Report. Titans coach Mike Mularkey was more guarded in his assessment of his quarterback, indicating Mariota was likely to be a gametime decision. Read More »

Dust carried by Hurricane Ophelia turns European skies orange


Apparently, the red sun is due to the remnants of Hurricane Ophelia pushing tropical air and dust from the Sahara. Storm Ophelia is set to harm parts of United Kingdom with winds upto 80 miles per hour. Ophelia was named a category three hurricane but was downgraded to a post-tropical storm. Over 360,000 homes and businesses were without electricity with another 100,000 outages expected by nightfall, Ireland's Electricity Supply Board said, describing it as an unprecedented event that ... Read More »

UN General Assembly elects new members to the Human Rights Council

Human Rights Watch called for elections to be competitive. "Australia owes those people obligations", said Hugh de Krester, the executive director of the Human Rights Law Centre. The US administration has threatened to quit the rights council, citing its anti-Israeli bias after it voted to compile a list of companies that have dealings with Israeli settlements. Read More »

Trump blames Castro regime for injuries to U.S. diplomats


Questions also continue to swirl around the Cuban government's involvement in the attacks, given that experts say the country likely lacks the scientific expertise to launch such a sophisticated operation. The President did not expand on what led to the conclusion that Cuba was responsible, but called it a "very unusual attack". The Cuban government has strenuously denied all involvement in the approximately 50 attacks that took place against USA diplomats, who experienced hearing loss, ... Read More »

MS Dhoni Shows His Football Skills At Celebrity Clasico


Dhoni curled one in ala David Beckham style during the charity football match, whereas his second goal was a perfectly taken free-kick which left everyone awestruck as it easily finds the opposition wall. Last year's game ended in a 2-2 draw. They hit as many as 7 goals and entertained their fans present in the stadium. Both Virat and MS Dhoni are associated with FC Goa and Chennaiyin FC in the Indian Super League, while their former teammates Sourav Ganguly and Sachin Tendulkar back two time ... Read More »

Trump says he'll "look into" nominee for drug czar


Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.) requested that Trump cancel his nomination for Marino to lead the White House Office of National Drug Control Policy, Business Insider reported . With heroin and opioid-based painkiller deaths on the rise a disturbing new report has surfaced claiming Congress stripped the Drug Enforcement Administration of one of its most potent weapons against large drug companies. Read More »

New Jersey teacher to student: 'Speak American'


Several students said that while they disagreed with what the teacher said, they wanted to give her a chance to explain herself. You might also be interested in. "As an alumna of this high school, it's completely disgusting to see that this type of behavior is tolerated and accepted", Nicole Franchesca, a former student at the school, wrote in a Facebook post . Read More »

Trump and McConnell take questions after White House meeting

McConnell says, "we've been friends and acquaintances for a long time" and adds that they talk frequently on weekends. "We have the same agenda", McConnell told reporters. Trump says McConnell has been a "friend of mine for a long time" and that they are "fighting for the same thing". I've been hearing repeal and replace now for seven years. Read More »

Russia, set to introduce its own official virtual currency


The news was announced at a closed door meeting in Moscow. In view of this, AVANTI proposed measures to minimize these risks and focusing on the development of a national cryptocurrencies. There have been previous reports that Russian Federation was looking into creating its own cryptocurrency, though with Putin and his administration viewing cryptocurrencies in general as illegitimate replacements for Russia's official currency, there has been skepticism that it would go through with it. Read More »

Ophelia causes a yellow weather warning for North East


Ophelia is expected to produce rainfall amounts up to 50mm in parts of the west with isolated totals above 50mm in elevated areas of the south and west. Ophelia is on its way from the Azores in the Atlantic Ocean and it comes 30 years after the UK's Great Storm of 1987. "This leads to the potential for injuries and danger to life". Read More »

A frost advisory is ahead as temperatures fall across MA


Areas in blue are under a frost advisory from 2-9 a.m. Tuesday , Oct. 17, 2017. This includes Bridgeport, New Haven, New London, and Groton. This is what October is all about! If you're in the frost advisory and have plants you'd like to hang on to for a little while longer, take the time to cover them tonight and tomorrow night. Read More »

Mayim Bialik responds to backlash over Harvey Weinstein scandal op-ed


If many actresses who have shared their experience in Hollywood around the case Harvey Weinstein have benefited from the empathy of the public opinion, it has not been the case of Mayim Bialik . " Assault and rape are acts of power.I really do intend to convey that I understand that". Four women have also accused him of rape. During a live chat with the New York Times on Monday, she defended herself fully, saying she was not victim blaming or "passing judgment" on women who ... Read More »

President Trump breaks silence on death on Green Berets killed in Niger


Trump was responding to a question about why he has remained silent for days about an ambush in Niger that left four USA soldiers dead. While the attack took place on October 4, the President had not previously commented on it. "President Obama engaged families of the fallen and wounded warriors throughout his presidency through calls, letters, visits to Section 60 at Arlington, visits to Walter Reed, visits to Dover, and regular meetings with Gold Star Families at the White House and ... Read More »

Bodies found in Joshua Tree near where couple went missing


Authorities say the bodies of two adults have been found in Joshua Tree National Park, near the area where a California couple vanished while hiking almost three months ago. Searchers found their auto at the head of the Maze Loop trail but few other clues. On Sunday, he found pieces of clothing, water bottles and food wrappers in a wash two miles from the Maze Loop. Read More »

Daphne Caruana Galizia Reported Dead In Car Explosion

Malta Television reported that Caruana Galizia had filed a complaint to the police two weeks ago to say she had received threats. "Our country deserves justice", he said in a televised statement, in which he called for national unity. She wrote on Monday: "There are crooks everywhere you look now". A blogger whose posts often attracted more readers than the combined circulation of the country's newspapers, Galizia was recently described by the Politico website as a "one-woman WikiLeaks". Read More »

Worker Accused of Stealing $1.2 Million in Fajitas Over Nine Years


Escamilla had reportedly been intercepting deliveries of fajitas and selling them to his own customers, but was caught August 7 when he missed a delivery because he took the day off for a medical appointment. Gilberto Escaramilla was sacked from his Cameron County Juvenile Justice Department job in August. When the person who answered the phone said the office doesn't serve fajitas, the driver said he's been delivering the spicy meal to the office for nine years. Read More »

DOJ to help prosecute man charged in murder of transgender student


LGBT advocates have always been skeptical of Attorney General Jeff Sessions' pledge to prosecute acts of violence against transgender people. The man charged with first-degree murder, 23-year-old Jorge "Lumni" Sanders-Galvez , could face the death penalty if found guilty of a federal hate crime . Read More »

'Teething problems' for new GWR train to Wales


AN apology has been issued to rail passengers by Great Western Railway in response to complaints about shortened trains by commuters from Henley. However, the stretch to Swansea will remain diesel powered, after a decision to scrap plans to extend the electrified network that far west. Read More »

Yahoo can provide dead man's emails to family, court says

For more than a year, American police have had trouble solving cases involving child rape, drug trafficking and fraud because of these restraints, according to the U.S. And if the U.S. can use a warrant to take any data so long as it's held by an American company, doesn't that invite foreign governments to do the same thing? The case, United States v. Read More »