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Trump orders 'extreme vetting' escalation in response to Manhattan terrorist attack

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It appeared Trump was referring to the USA government's vetting programs for foreign nationals, as opposed to his controversial travel ban , which affected only a handful of majority-Muslim nations. NYPD is investigating the incident along with its state and federal partners, de Blasio said. President Trump reacted to the terror attack in Lower Manhattan on Tuesday by saying it was done by a "sick and deranged person". Read More »

Trumps give out Halloween treats at White House

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The kids came from over 20 Maryland, Virginia and D.C. area schools, along with the Boy Scouts and YMCA. The South Portico entrance of the White House was decorated for the occasion with carved pumpkins and spider webs. Melania Trump is hosting her first Halloween party on the White House lawn on Monday for "ghosts and goblins of all ages", but in teasing the event on Twitter , the first lady learned a lot of people are under the impression that holiday is year-round with Trump in the ... Read More »

Aide at center of Russian Federation probe 'proven to be a liar'

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The email is cited in an Federal Bureau of Investigation agent's affidavit supporting criminal charges against Papadopoulos, a young foreign policy volunteer on Trump's campaign. There's nothing in the guilty plea to directly implicate the president's son, who set up a June 9, 2016 , meeting with a Russian attorney promising " dirt " on Clinton - but the court documents show a much clearer picture of what investigators already know. Read More »

4 in first 2017 CFB Playoff poll: Instant Analysis

Georgia is at No. 1 in the first College Football Playoff Rankings of 2017. Oklahoma has its own Heisman contender - and two-time Heisman finalist - under center in Baker Mayfield, and it sustained its only loss against an uncharacteristically frisky Iowa State (6-2), ranked 15th. Read More »

Former Trump campaign adviser denies encouraging aide to engage with Russian Federation

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Russian Federation denies the allegations and Trump denies any collusion. Clovis was nominated to serve as the Department of Agriculture's Under Secretary of Agriculture for Research, Education, and Economics in July. The complaint against Papadopoulos says that he had been encouraged by his campaign supervisor to pursue meetings with Russian officials promising damaging information on Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonBlumenthal: Trump-tied data firm reaching out to WikiLeaks ... Read More »

Indian students attacked in Italian city; Sushma monitoring situation

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India on Tuesday said it had taken up with Italian authorities several cases of attacks on Indian students in Milan , with external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj saying she was personally monitoring the situation. Please do not worry. External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj today requested them not to panic and alert others about the "risky zones". One of the incidents took place on October 17 and another on Sunday, sources said. Read More »

Trump on NYC: 'Another Attack by a Very Sick and Deranged Person'

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Eight people have been killed and at least 12 injured. Duke said that DHS was "closely monitoring" the developments in NY and that federal, state and local authorities were cooperating in investigating the episode. The President has been criticized for more harshly condemning terror attacks committed by non-white attackers. The suspect, identified as Sayfullo Saipov, reportedly yelled "Allahu Akbar" - which means "God is great" in Arabic - and proceeded to wave around a pellet gun and ... Read More »

Parent barricades self, teacher in California classroom

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NBC is also reporting that no students were in the classroom when the parent barged in. Police believe the man is holding a teacher or other school staffer hostage and it wasn't clear if the man had a weapon, Railsback said. His family members said they took away the man's vehicle keys, but he still managed to make his way to the campus. ABC7 said a man who identified himself as an uncle of the barricaded suspect told reporters his nephew had an emotional breakdown and is not unsafe. Read More »

Terror Attack Hits New York-Developing

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About a dozen other people were injured when a man identified as 29-year-old Sayfullo Saipov drove a rented van into pedestrians and cyclists in downtown Manhattan. Four people were removed from the bus and they had minor injuries, the official said. Police are investigating a terrorist attack in Lower Manhattan . Read More »

Trump not interfering with probe, won't fire Mueller: lawyer to CNN

Mueller's in jeopardy", said Sen. "And there's no basis to fire Robert Mueller ", Sekulow said. Members of Indiana's congressional delegation were mostly silent about Monday's news that three former members of President Donald Trump's campaign team had been charged with crimes and one of them had pleaded guilty . Read More »

Spain awaits next move by ousted Catalan leader from Belgium

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The election had presented Catalan separatists with a dilemma: to take part, but tacitly acknowledge that Catalonia remains part of the Spanish state; or to shun the vote as a step backwards and risk being utterly marginalised from the Spanish political stage. Read More »

Iran vows to expand small nuclear plants

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The deal's concessions to Iran would not be such serious threats to USA national security if Iran were a responsible regional actor, or had begun to moderate its non-nuclear harmful behavior. The letter highlights flaws in a portion of the nuclear deal known as Section T, which is supposed to provide assurances that Iran is not engaging in any activities that would contribute to the design or development of a nuclear explosive device. Read More »

Neelamani N Raju appointed as chief of Karnataka Police

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Neelamani N Raju, DGP of Karnataka, will be the state's first woman chief of police, media reports said. The decision was taken by Chief Minister Siddaramaiah after consultation with Home Minister Ramalinga Reddy, the sources said. She has succeeded Mr R.K. Dutta, who demitted office on Tuesday on superannuation. Her challenge starts from November 2 itself, when the BJP has called for 'Nav Karnataka Parivarthan rally, ' in Bengaluru in the presence of party president Amit Shah. Read More »

Analysts Opinions on: Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM)

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About 2.48 million shares traded. Gerdau SA (ADR) (NYSE:GGB) has risen 83.44% since October 31, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 58.96% the S&P500. Blue Fin Cap holds 1.67% of its portfolio in Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE: XOM ) for 32,135 shares. Watermark Asset Management Inc. bought a new position in Exxon Mobil Corporation in the 1st quarter valued at about $136,000. Read More »

Donald Trump Jr. jabs Clinton with weird Halloween joke

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As Bustle pointed out , a handful of conservative pundits have recently made reference to either President Hillary Clinton or the Hillary Clinton administration, so the road is presumably set! The storyline has been pushed by President Donald Trump in his many Twitter rants against his former 2016 election rival. Read More »

USA women 'lost at sea' never activated emergency beacon, Coast Guard says

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The alert signal sends a location to rescuers within minutes and can be activated either manually or automatically. "It would be a shame if someone used a very expensive U.S. "I'm telling you I've never seen any Stanley Cup victor come even close to the precision these five sharks had", said Appel. The duo had food and water, and they thought they'd be able to make it to land somewhere. Read More »

New York City's Michelin stars announced for 2018

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Photo Chef Jean-Georges Vongerichten smells a Green Asparagus dish to make sure it has the right fragrance in the kitchen of Jean-Georges in NY. This year NY took a big hit with Jean-George's restaurant being demoted by a star, a tragic loss for the city's fine dining scene. Read More »

5 injured after shooting on NY street

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It's unclear if the person in custody is the suspect, or if there are multiple suspects on the loose. People are reporting that a vehicle drove into the bicycle lane and ran into pedestrians. The NYPD tweeted that a person is in custody, and police activity has shut down the area. The victims will be treated at Bellevue Hospital. All information is preliminary as the investigation is ongoing. Read More »

Boris Johnson lauds 'miracle of Israel' in honor of Balfour Declaration

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Gabbay does not have the power to summarily purge Bahloul from the party, but they said he will find his name missing from the Zionist Camp list in the next election. The Palestinian Return Center rights group has called for the United Kingdom to apologize for the Balfour Declaration and pay reparations to those it says are affected by it. Read More »

Michigan CPA confused online with Trump adviser George Papadopoulos after guilty plea

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Before the press had adequately parsed through the unsealed indictment against the Donald Trump campaign's former foreign advisor George Papadopoulos on Monday, the White House was already downplaying his role as that of a "volunteer." The Russian contact promised damaging information about Clinton that came from hacked and stolen emails, but Papadopoulos told Federal Bureau of Investigation agents he met the woman before joining the campaign and brought knowledge of the hacked data ... Read More »

Body discovered in trunk of auto after chase in Kaufman County

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The Kaufman County Sheriff's Office says they were notified of a road rage incident near the city of Forney, which is just east of Dallas, and noticed the suspect's vehicle. KXAS reports the victim and Gilbert knew each other. He remains in the Kaufman County Jail. Isaac's cause of death has not been determined, and the sheriff's office declined Monday to release further information about her body or potential injuries. Read More »

Dartmouth College professors face criminal investigation for alleged 'sexual misconduct'

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While those investigations are pending, the three faculty members are on paid leave, with restricted access to Dartmouth property. A multi-agency investigation into the case is now under way, which MacDonald says includes both his office and the Grafton County attorney's office, along with the New Hampshire State Police, the Grafton County Sheriff's Office, and the Hanover Police Department. Read More »

John Boehner Rips 'A**hole' Jason Chaffetz In Scorching Interview

Boehner wasn't very complimentary about the new speaker's performance. Unconstrained by politics in his retirement, the "Republican" fired on GOP members in the media and in Congress. When Boehner looks at America, he sees a nation with deep, troubling divisions. In one notable moment, the Ohio Republican, now two years removed from office, blamed radio personality Mark Levin for dragging two other commentators, Rush Limbaugh and Fox News host Sean Hannity , "to the dark side". Read More »

Freudian Slip? Watch Hannity Mistakenly Blame 'President Clinton' for Uranium One Deal

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The president's eldest son poked fun at Hillary Clinton after she said in a Monday appearance in Chicago that she would " maybe come as the president " when asked what her costume would be. Two days later, he slipped up again. Hannity opened the show with the words "This may be one of the most important monologues I ever give on this" - and then shortly after referred to Hillary Clinton as "President Clinton". Read More »

UP set to introduce NCERT textbooks in madrasas

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The step is taken by the government in order to make the students of the madrassa more competitive by providing them with contemporary education. "The idea is to not only make subjects like math and science compulsory, but also introduce vocational education so that students coming out of madrasas in the state can compete with other schools as well", he added. Read More »

PM, Pranab, Manmohan, Rahul pay tributes to Indira Gandhi on death anniversary

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Indira Gandhi on her death anniversary". "Late Indira Gandhi's 100 birth anniversary is being celebrated on November 19 and to mark the occasion OPCC has launched the Indira Jyoti Jatra. Rahul Gandhi put out a tweet remembering the words of his grandmother along with her picture saying, "Forgiveness is a virtue of the fearless: Indira Gandhi". Read More »

Song-Song couple tie the knot

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And unfortunately for fans, that bit of information was all that was shared with them. Stay tuned for more coverage. Again on Monday, a day before the wedding, Blossom Entertainment and United Artists Agency (UAA), which represent the two stars, said they weren't able to confirm anything, citing marriage was a "personal matter". Read More »

Ending speculation, BJP names Dhumal as Himachal CM candidate

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The Chief minister candidate of BJP for the forthcoming Himachal Pradesh assembly election would make the competition tough. Shah, who started his five-day visit to the state on Monday, said: "I want to say this thing also that at present Dhumal is the former Chief Minister and the Leader of the Opposition and after December 18, Dhumal would be the Chief Minister". Read More »

Eurozone growth rises at an annual pace of 2.5% in Q3

The economy is forecast to grow 0.5% sequentially in the third quarter. On a yearly basis, the currency bloc grew 2.5 percent, which was faster than the 2.3 percent rise logged in the second quarter and the expected rate of 2.4 percent. Inflation is seen unchanged at 1.5% in October. Oliver Kolodseike, senior economist at the Centre for Economics and Business Research, said "consumer spending should continue to support the economic recovery" over the coming months in light of sustained ... Read More »

Nonprofit watchdog group releases 2017 hospital safety grades

The grades are derived from expert analysis of publicly available data using 27 evidence-based, national measures of hospital safety. It marked a significant boost from the spring 2017 Leapfrog report card, when Colorado ranked just 21st with 14 "A" hospitals. Read More »

Judge blocks Trump from barring transgender troops from the military

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He gave the Pentagon until March 23, 2018 to craft a new policy on transgender service members. Trump announced in July that he would ban transgender people from the military, reversing a policy made by his predecessor, Barack Obama. That means for now, transgender troops can serve openly. Kollar-Kottelly said Trump's motives for the ban are "not genuinely based on legitimate concerns regarding military effectiveness or budget constraints, but are instead driven by a desire to express ... Read More »

Sania Mirza celebrates Shoaib Malik's success with Kheema Paratha

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Malik was adjudged the man-of-the-match and the series for his outstanding performances. Pakistan Cricket Team had hosted Sri Lanka for a T20I match at Gaddafi stadium in Lahore on Sunday. "I guess the seat is taken already". Shoaib Malik celebrated his success in the series with his wife along with his friends none other than Azhar Mahmood and Atif Aslam. Read More »