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A Democrat is elected as governor in New Jersey

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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 »

Man breaks woman's neck after she refuses to marry him

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That is when Tucker snapped. He has now been extradited to Pennsylvania and remanded in custody as he awaits a court appearance after he was arrested on 31 October, the day after Serino was killed. Tucker told the detectives that a few days earlier he had asked Serino to marry him. He also told Serino that some of his daughter's belongings were in his son's home and Tucker wanted to return them. Read More »

Avis Budget Group Updates 2017 Earnings Estimates

It has underperformed by 31.60% the S&P500. The shares were sold at an average price of $42.00, for a total transaction of $1,050,000.00. The stock increased 0.02% or $0.01 on November 3, reaching $40.97. The rating was initiated by Macquarie Research on Friday, August 26 with "Outperform". (NASDAQ: CAR ) on Thursday, February 25 with "Buy" rating. A P/B ratio of less than 1.0 can indicate that a stock is undervalued, while a ratio of greater than 1.0 may indicate that a stock is overvalued. Read More »

Pa. state police confirm trooper shooting

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The suspect fled in an older model 2008 blue Pontiac with its window shot out, police said. The hospital was briefly put on lockdown but it has since been lifted, according its website . Meanwhile, the injured trooper is hospitalized, but officials have not released his condition at this time. District Attorney John Morganelli confirmed that a trooper was shot and taken to the hospital. Read More »

Chennai to get occasional spells of rain

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Asked about the complaint of absence of basic facilities in residential areas, Palaniswami said places like Kanchipuram and Tiruvallur were originally villages and residents had built their houses then, without permission. Palaniswami, Deputy Chief Minister O. Panneerselvam, Union Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman and Union Minister of State Pon. "He assured them all assistance from the Centre", the Prime Minister's Office said in a tweet. Read More »

30 kids die in 48 hours at BRD Medical College

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Yesterday, professor Dr. D.K. Srivastava, the head of the department of the Community Medicine of the college, confirmed the deaths of the 30 children in 48 hours. Around 178 children had been admitted to the paediatric ICU in the same period, sources said, adding that 21 children died during treatment. Most cases are allegedly related to premature birth, low birth weight and septicemia. Read More »

Trump urges Saudis to list Aramco on NY stock exchange

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US President Donald Trump personally lobbied Saudi King Salman to list the Saudi Arabian Oil Company on the New York Stock Exchange during a phone call on Saturday, according to a readout provided by the White House. Aramco plans to trade its shares on the Saudi domestic stock market, the Tadawul, but the oil giant also aims next year to list five per cent of its shares on some foreign stock exchange that is yet to be determined. Read More »

Target offers military families 10 percent off for Veterans Day

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These include a military ID card, applicable DD Form, Veterans Affairs health identification card, or a current driver's license or state-issued identification card with the veteran seal printed on it. For 10 years, Applebee's has fed Veterans and Active Duty Military for free on Veteran's Day. Texas Roadhouse: November 11 Free meal from special menu. Read More »

Feinstein: Sessions needs to clarify remarks about Russian interactions

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Adam Schiff, D-Calif. Page raised the idea of an Obama-like foreign speech for Trump in Russian Federation with JD Gordon, who was running the foreign policy adviser team, and another adviser, Walid Phares. According to The New York Times , Page even sent an e-mail to a campaign aide which detailed the trip and his thoughts on the meetings. Page also said he had "recently been in contact" with Justice Department special counsel Robert Mueller, deputy attorney general Rod Rosenstein and ... Read More »

Matthews may miss first game with Maple Leafs Monday

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After his morning departure sent a spike of fear into Leafs Nation, Matthews was in the lineup on Monday night and contributed an assist in the Leafs' 4-3 shootout victory against the Vegas Golden Knights at the Air Canada Centre. I don't even know what they're saying, to be honest with you, I don't listen. The rebound came to van Riemsdyk's stick and he made it 2-1 at 9:31. A natural winger, he has some experience at centre with the Toronto Marlies, the American Hockey League affiliate of ... Read More »

Minister sacked over allegations about personal conduct found dead

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The force said his death was not being treated as suspicious, while the Press Association news agency said Sargeant was understood to have committed suicide. "He was somebody I became very friendly with in the Welsh Assembly during my time there, and it will be shocking to everyone he has worked with", said Mr Davies. Read More »