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Iran's Rouhani slams Saudi Arabia


Launching such sophisticated and long-range missiles towards populated areas contradicts the global humanitarian law and poses a threat to the Saudi security and the regional and worldwide security as well, he asserted. Rouhani was apparently commenting on Riyadh's Monday statement claiming Iran was responsible for the attack that involved a ballistic missile launched from Yemen. Read More »

Father, step-mother charged with murder after child starved to death


Michael and Georgena Roberts are now charged with first degree murder and endangering the life and health of a child. They are being held in jail, each on a $500,000 bond. In January 2016, a hotline call to the state office had detailed insufficient sustenance in the home and an examination was started, as per a DCFS articulation, reports the Belleville News-Democrat. Read More »

Parliamentary leaders meet to consult over bill seeking delimitation of constituencies


The draft of a constitutional amendment bill for the delimitation of constituencies has been agreed upon by parliamentary leaders in a meeting last week. The opposition parties, including PPP, PTI and MQM withdrew their support at a time when the bill was tabled for 25th amendment. Last week, the parties had agreed to keep the numbers of NA seats unchanged but change the quota of the provincial in wake of the census results. Read More »

Former WDBJ Roanoke Anchor Chris Hurst Wins Virginia Election


Hurst said he chose to run for office after recovering from the "profound tragedy" of Parker's death. On the campaign trail, Hurst mostly talked about education, health care and the environment, according to the AP, though he did win the support from gun-control groups. Read More »

Telltale Cuts 90 Staff


Telltale Games CEO Pete Hawley said in his statement that he really appreciate all the contribution that all incredibly talented artists, storytellers and more have made to the company. Ironically, Telltale appears to be hiring at present. It also presumably extends to The Wolf Among Us: Season Two. 90 individuals from across all divisions have been laid off as a result. Read More »

Hallowell American Legion to hold Veterans Day events


Nelson Government and Cultural Center, mile marker 102, on November 11 starting at 10:30 a.m. with music from the Key Largo School Band. Attendees can assemble at 10:30 the Veterans Memorial Park in the Hallowell Cemetery for an 11 a.m. Read More »

Did AAP offer Rajya Sabha seat to Raghuram Rajan?

AAP sources said that most of the personalities who were approached by AAP asked to keep their identities confidential till they confirm their willingness to go to the Rajya Sabha. If Rajan does agree to AAP's proposal, his presence in the Rajya Sabha could add to the troubles of the Narendra Modi-led government. With the other celebrated orator on issues of economy and social sector, CPM leader Sitaram Yechury, no longer a member of the Rajya Sabha (his term ended earlier this year), the ... Read More »

Germany's Top Court Recognizes 'Intersex' Gender In Birth Registry

The ruling , which came on Wednesday at the Federal Constitutional Court , was made after a case brought by a person who is medically neither male nor female. Many in Germany are celebrating the ruling, including the activist group 'Third Option'. The UN says the condition affects up to 1.7 per cent of the world's population. Read More »

New video casts doubt on mother's weird Thanksgiving abduction story


A passing motorist spotted Papini walking briskly heading to Interstate 5 in Yolo County on November 24, 2016, according to the Shasta County Sheriff's Office stated, according to the New York Post . "We are just trying to spur some folks that if they do have information out there and they did see something, coupled with the fact that we have suspect sketches that are out, maybe there is that one person who has that one piece of information that can help". Read More »

5 naked people arrested after 'very bizarre' vehicle crash


While the vehicle was in motion, the man escaped. At the scene, officers arrested three adults and two "youths". CBC reported that the passerby managed to get all three kidnapping victims into his truck and was driving them away when he was rammed by the suspects, which forced his truck into a ditch. Read More »

Kremlin aide comments on Putin-Trump meeting in Vietnam


He said that Putin regularly meets with the Chinese leader, adding that this time the meeting "will be all the more interesting because Xi Jinping will meet with [US President Donald] Trump today or tomorrow, and the assessments of these negotiations will be very useful to us, of course". Read More »

Sacked Zimbabwe VP in exile, vows to defy Mugabe


Thousands of ZANU PF supporters led by the youth wing this morning descended at the party offices alegedly to show their solidarity with President Robert Mugabe in dismissing his deputy Emerson Mnangagwa on Monday. Information minister Simon Khaya-Moyo told reporters the president had sacked Mr Mnangagwa because "it had become evident that his conduct in the discharge of his duties had become inconsistent with his official responsibilities". Read More »

Hoboken elects first Sikh mayor in city's history


Hoboken is a fairly diverse city, with 15 percent of residents identifying as Hispanic or Latino, and seven percent identifying as Asian - both figures just shy of the statewide average, according to 2010 census data. "I condemn this piece of racist garbage in the strongest possible terms", he said. Police are searching for answers regarding who may have paid for these messages, based on surveillance videos of two individuals placing them on auto windshields throughout the city. Read More »

A Democrat is elected as governor in New Jersey


Murphy, a former Goldman Sachs executive and America's ambassador to Germany under President Barack Obama, has promised to raise income taxes on millionaires, increase funding for public schools and pensions and legalize marijuana . But one of his proposals has hit a nerve. Tonight New Jersey sent an unmistakable message to the entire nation: "We are better than this", said Murphy, 60. Read More »

Tip-stealing Uber passenger identified as Brooklyn teen


In case the golden rule of "try not to be a jerk" and the potential for karma to come back and whack you with the cosmic stick of justice wasn't enough of a motivator for you to do the right thing, consider this . The driver said he was too busy with work to spend time contacting law enforcement after the video caught the woman red-handed stealing his cash. One of the passenger then starts to touch his stuff which drives the Uber driver over the edge and he tells them to get the hell out. Read More »

Georgia Teacher Threatens Student For Talking Back


Don't smile at me, man, OK? That's how people like you get shot. "I'm dead serious dude. Okay? And it might be me the one who does it", Hagan said. WSB-TV reported that Carr has filed a police report about the incident and has also started a petition online to ask for the teacher's firing. Read More »

Ted Cruz: It's a mistake for House bill to raise taxes

House Speaker Paul Ryan suggested this past weekend that the House could propose to include the individual mandate's repeal in the tax plan, although, some Republicans remain concerned that including the Obamacare partial repeal could halt tax reform. Read More »

Would ewe believe it? Sheep can recognise celebrity faces

Other studies have shown some animal species, including horses, dogs, mockingbirds, sheep and macaques, can recognize the faces of individuals from other species. Given a choice, the sheep picked the familiar celebrity's face over an unfamiliar face the majority of the time , the researchers report November 8 in Royal Society Open Science . Read More »

Rahul to visit Surat on note ban first anniversary


He also criticised the Modi Government asking about the 2 crore annual jobs promised by the BJP while assuming power in 2014. The Gandhi took to his Twitter on Wednesday to share a post that said that millions of lives and livelihood have been destroyed due to the last year's decision to scrap high-value currency notes. Read More »

Defense chief says Tehran views Pakistan's security as its own


Pakistan and Iran on Tuesday made a decision to ensure that their soil will not be used by any "third party" against any of the two neighbouring countries as both agreed to enhance bilateral security cooperation and intelligence sharing following a meeting between Army Chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa and Iran's Defence Minister Brigadier Amir Hatami, the military's media wing said. Read More »

Ryan International murder: Class XI student confesses to killing Pradyuman


The news appears as a big twist in the murder case, where the school's bus conductor was initially arrested as a suspect. Earlier, the accused is said to have brought a knife to school as well. All this while, the conductor's family maintained that he was being framed. My son has not committed the crime. While Ashok Kumar was arrested, Pradhuman's parents and two other staffers have claimed that he was being made a scapegoat. Read More »

Police Investigating Robbery at Key Bank in New Haven


The hooded sweatshirt had blue or purple stripes running under the armpit. He's also had on a variety of hats, including a black-brimmed hat with ear flaps, a black Eagles cap with a green brim, and a red and blue baseball cap. The first suspect collected the money while the second suspect acted as a lookout at the entrance of the bank. Anyone with any information is urged to contact New Haven police. Read More »

Pakistani diplomat shot in Afghanistan


The meeting was chaired by Nuzhat Sadiq, while members of the committee from various parties participated. There was no claim of responsibility for the attack and Afghan officials were still clueless about the motive of the murder, according to Pakistani officials. Read More »

Syria to sign Paris climate agreement, leaving United States isolated


Paris - US President Donald Trump is not among the around 100 heads of state and government invited to next month's climate summit in Paris, a French presidential aide said on November 7. On Oct. 23, Nicaragua announced it would join the Paris accord, despite its previous reservations. French President Emmanuel Macron plans a summit to push his "Make our Planet Great Again" agenda on December 12, the anniversary of the 2015 Paris climate accord. Read More »

Transgender Woman Makes History With Virginia House Win


At the time, Roem hit back. Marshall , who has represented the state in the House since 1992, has consistently been at odds with the LGBT community. "When Delegate Marshall realized that he can not win on public policy issues, on traffic, jobs, schools and health care, he resorted to trash", she said . Read More »

'My heart is broken': Jacinda Ardern's cat Paddles dies


The driver of the vehicle told a local who then took the cat to a vet, the New Zealand Herald reported . Jacinda Ardern with her cat Paddles outside her Point Chevalier home the day after the 2017 election. Adern wrote on Facebook: "To anyone who has ever lost a pet, you'll know how sad we feel. They found her before we did, and we will always be grateful for that". Read More »

Gun store owner says church shooting suspect passed two background checks


Indications suggest that Kelley might've been trying to carry out death threats he made against his superior officers at the time. "For example, a person convicted of misdemeanor assault against his or her spouse would be prohibited from receiving or possessing firearms", according to a provision in the Federal Gun Act of 1968. Read More »

The WHO is Urging Agribusiness to Stop Using Antibiotics on Healthy Animals

Farmers in the United Kingdom insisted that the requests were unnecessary and incompatible with British farming. An overall reduction in the use of all classes of "medically important" antibiotics in food-producing animals has been called for by World Health Organization, including complete restriction of these antibiotics for growth promotion and disease prevention without diagnosis. Read More »

Rand Paul recovering from broken ribs after attack


Neighbors said it was well known that the men had strongly divergent political views - Paul is a libertarian who identifies as a Republican; Boucher is a registered Democrat. Paul's office released a statement saying the state's junior senator was "blindsided" by the attack. "This type of injury is caused by high velocity severe force", Stafford said in an email to The Associated Press. Read More »

Pentagon says securing North Korea's nukes would require ground invasion


That blunt assessment from the Pentagon is in response to a letter from two Democratic congressmen asking about casualty assessments in a conflict with North Korea . The B-1B Lancer, which would be used in any strikes on North Korea and has had the most visible role in US responses to the North's missile and nuclear tests, carries the largest conventional payload of both guided and unguided weapons in the Air Force bomber inventory. Read More »

Russian lawyer speaks out about what Donald Trump Jr


Veselnitskaya has claimed the tax information she was peddling at the Trump Tower meeting relates to the firm. Veselnitskaya said she will testify about the meeting to Congress in the Senate Judiciary Committee, but only if the answers were released to the public. Read More »

Saudi prince killed in helicopter crash

Author Ali Soufan, a former Federal Bureau of Investigation special agent, tweeted that it's been confirmed that Prince Abdul Aziz has indeed died, although he did not cite any sources for that information. He is said to have been taken into custody after a gunfight with officials. Since then, rumors of his death have been going around, and no one seems certain about whether or not he has passed because most of the reports appear to be coming from unverified sources. Read More »