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More than 20 killed as river bursts banks in Uganda More than 20 killed as river bursts banks in Uganda
- October 15, 2018

The Ugandan military has joined the search and rescue operation in the eastern district of Bududa where landslides hit villages in Bukalasi and Buwali sub-counties on Thursday. In March 2012, landslides again killed six people in Sironko district while in the same year, in the month of June 2012, landslides in Bududa district buried 18 more people. (more...)
Canada to announce steel safeguard measures today Canada to announce steel safeguard measures today
- October 14, 2018

Bloomberg first reported in June that the Trudeau government was looking at new measures, including a combination of tariffs and quotas, that would target certain countries including China to prevent steel divergence into Canada . The release said the seven steel products include heavy plate, concrete reinforcing bar, and stainless steel wire, among others. Beginning Oct. 25, the Department of Finance says, imports of seven steel products will be subject to a 25% surtax when the level of ... (more...)
Bavarians vote in election that may spell doom for Merkel Bavarians vote in election that may spell doom for Merkel
- October 14, 2018

The left-leaning Greens and the far-right Alternative. Weigl described the Social Democrats' result in Bavaria as an "absolute catastrophe" and said this meant tensions in Merkel's government in Berlin could increase further. Asked if he would resign as CSU leader, Seehofer told broadcaster ZDF he was not ruling this out but there were many reasons for the party's weak result which had to be analyzed. (more...)
Plane crashes into crowd in Germany killing several people Plane crashes into crowd in Germany killing several people
- October 14, 2018

According to Bild , at least three people were killed and eight injured in the incident which occurred at around 3:45pm local time on Sunday. According to local media reports, a failed landing maneuver caused the incident as the plane wasn't able to lift and then drifted into a barrier. (more...)
Trump on Mattis: 'Everybody Leaves' at Some Point, That's DC Trump on Mattis: 'Everybody Leaves' at Some Point, That's DC
- October 14, 2018

Lesley Stahl, who interviewed the United States president for CBS 60 minutes , which will air on Sunday night, kept repeatedly pressing her subject on persistent rumors Jim Mattis will leave his post, which have escalated following the announced departure of his colleague, Nicky Haley from her UN envoy post. (more...)
British man shot dead by hunter in the French Alps British man shot dead by hunter in the French Alps
- October 14, 2018

The shooting occurred in "thick woods close to the ski resort of Montriond". "He now faces trial and prison". An enquiry has been launched for "aggravated manslaughter". when he passed near a group of about 10 game hunters. "It may be that he was mistaken for a fast moving animal". On this ocassion, up to 18 hunters were taking part in an event when the cyclist sped through the wooded path. (more...)
Wildlife carer's lung punctured in kangaroo attack Wildlife carer's lung punctured in kangaroo attack
- October 14, 2018

As a result of the attack, the 54-year-old sustained a "significant chest wound" while two other people suffered minor cuts, the spokesperson said. The massive kangaroo kicked her husband Jim onto his back, with Smith trying to break up the brawl with " a broom and a piece of bread ", but the mammoth marsupial turned on her instead. (more...)
U.S. seeking regime change: Rouhani U.S. seeking regime change: Rouhani
- October 14, 2018

While Russia, Germany, the UK, France and China remain committed to the cornerstone security treaty, the United States threatened its allies with sanctions unless they stopped trading with the Islamic republic by November. He said Iran had lost nothing by staying in the deal and could leave "whenever" it chooses. "America will certainly not be able to reduce Iran's oil exports to zero", he said, dismissing a pledge by President Trump to obliterate the Islamic Republic's oil trade. (more...)
Nineteen dead as lorry carrying migrants plunges off motorway in Turkey Nineteen dead as lorry carrying migrants plunges off motorway in Turkey
- October 14, 2018

A state prosecutor has launched an investigation into the crash and the truck driver could face arrest after hospital treatment, it added. Turkish media reported the driver was among the injured and said in his initial statement to police that a auto had swerved in front of him. (more...)
U.S. planning to assassinate me — Nicolas Maduro U.S. planning to assassinate me — Nicolas Maduro
- October 14, 2018

He vowed that "they will not even touch a single hair of mine". Maduro contends that he is the victim of an "economic war" led by US -backed adversaries. Nearly 2 million Venezuelans have fled the ailing oil-rich nation since 2015, driven out by brutal food and medicine shortages, hyperinflation, and violent crime. (more...)
Turkey steps up pressure on Saudi Arabia over missing journalist Turkey steps up pressure on Saudi Arabia over missing journalist
- October 14, 2018

He said withholding sales would hurt the USA economy. "I don't like stopping massive amounts of money that's been pouring into our country". "If the worst-case scenario is realized, Saudi Arabia will have links to the murder of a vocal critic in a fashion engineered to create just enough doubt for the veneer of implausible-but-sufficient deniability", the New York-based Soufan Center said Tuesday. (more...)
First glimpse of what Princess Eugenie wore to wedding dinner First glimpse of what Princess Eugenie wore to wedding dinner
- October 14, 2018

After exchanging vows with her now-husband Jack Brookbank at St. George's Chapel at Windsor Castle on Friday, Princess Eugenie changed things up for the night's decadent reception. Future king Prince George is looking at the camera with a wide grin next to his sister Princess Charlotte, who is dangling her legs with her feet crossed. (more...)
Vandal who put googly eyes on Georgia monument sought Vandal who put googly eyes on Georgia monument sought
- October 14, 2018

Savannah has asked for the public's help in finding the villainous vandal. It may look amusing but harming our historic monuments and public property is no laughing matter, in fact, it's a crime. "Just pick the eyes off and move on". Others wrote about the "googly eye bandit", saying the culprit should be "tarred and googly-eyed". "Who is Nathaniel Greene?" It may look amusing, but it's a crime - that was the message from officials in the USA city of Savannah. (more...)
Khashoggi case: Saudi markets down6.8% after Trump threatens punishment for Khashoggi case: Saudi markets down6.8% after Trump threatens punishment for
- October 14, 2018

The Post cited officials as saying that Turkish officials were wary of releasing the recordings, fearing they could divulge how the Turks spy on foreign entities in their country. Asked whether he had reviewed the audio or video recordings, Trump said he has not. Trump said by taking such a step, the USA would be hurting itself. (more...)
Beto O'Rourke Smashes Fundraising Records But Cruz Comfortably Ahead in Polls Beto O'Rourke Smashes Fundraising Records But Cruz Comfortably Ahead in Polls
- October 14, 2018

It's the country's most expensive midterms race, with the Morning News noting not even presidential campaigns typically bring in that much cash that quickly. The total was "powered by 802,836 individual contributions and without a dime from PACs, corporations or special interests", the campaign said in a press release. (more...)
Funeral held in NY for 8 limo crash victims Funeral held in NY for 8 limo crash victims
- October 14, 2018

Police said the stretch SUV limo failed to stop at an intersection in Schoharie, N.Y., near Albany, last weekend and crashed. As nine of the 20 people who died in the limousine crash in Schoharie are memorialized in combined public services, you can rest assured your donations will go toward the families in mourning. (more...)
The Observer: DUP leader sees no-deal Brexit as 'likeliest outcome The Observer: DUP leader sees no-deal Brexit as 'likeliest outcome
- October 14, 2018

With days to go before a crucial European Union leaders summit, Ms Foster says her party would have teams in London, Brussels and Belfast arguing their case. But the DUP, whose support May needs to pass legislation in the British parliament, vehemently opposes any proposals that treat the province differently from the rest of the UK. (more...)
Trump against cancelling $110 billion arms deal with Saudi Arabia Trump against cancelling $110 billion arms deal with Saudi Arabia
- October 14, 2018

They have leaked an array of grim details, and said most recently that they have audio and video recordings of torture and death. On October 6, Reuters , quoting Turkish government sources, reported police believe he was killed, but Riyadh denies that. (more...)
She claimed a 9-year-old boy groped her. Then she apologized She claimed a 9-year-old boy groped her. Then she apologized
- October 14, 2018

But when a Post reporter visited Klein at her nearby home to show her the footage Friday, she called the cops again. "The son grabbed my ass, and she made a decision to yell at me", she rants in reference to the boy's mom. His oversize backpack appears to make contact with the woman, who becomes visibly upset. "It's not the first time I've been grabbed on the a** by a kid". (more...)
12 killed as blast targets election rally in Afghanistan
- October 14, 2018

Bek is one of 417 women contesting seats across the country, more than ever before, despite deadly suicide attacks on election rallies and offices apparently aimed at forcing voters to boycott the vote scheduled for October 20. However, the Taliban have slammed the upcoming vote as a "malicious American conspiracy" created to tighten the USA grip on the country. The group vowed to attack the ballot and those involved in it. (more...)
Malaysia's Anwar returns to frontline politics in big poll win Malaysia's Anwar returns to frontline politics in big poll win
- October 14, 2018

Anwar was designated as Mahathir's successor after the two men set aside a bitter feud and joined hands to capture a stunning victory in May's general election. With the victory, Anwar, 71, will be sworn in as the new MP of Port Dickson in the Dewan Rakyat tomorrow. "I want him to be our eighth prime minister". (more...)
In Kentucky, Donald Trump Praises 'Rock Ribbed' Mitch McConnell In Kentucky, Donald Trump Praises 'Rock Ribbed' Mitch McConnell
- October 14, 2018

Andy Barr , capping off a week of near constant headlines coming out of the White House. Earlier today, Trump tweeted about his visit to the "great state" and gave an enthusiastic endorsement of Congressman Andy Barr who is a tight race against Democratic challenger Amy McGrath . (more...)
Australian Woman's Bruises Show Why You Should Never Drive in a Hailstorm Australian Woman's Bruises Show Why You Should Never Drive in a Hailstorm
- October 14, 2018

Fiona Simpson , the mother, was beaten black and blue by hail stones while shielding her baby and she posted pictures on Facebook . The storm got so intense two of her vehicle windows were smashed in by the hailstones . "I pulled over because it was just way too risky". "Generally cooler temperatures, and we'll have a lot more cloud cover around and that should keep the temperatures down as well plus we've got a pretty good southerly change that's moved in over the southern parts of the ... (more...)
Donald Trump praises Confederate icon Robert E. Lee at OH rally Donald Trump praises Confederate icon Robert E. Lee at OH rally
- October 14, 2018

Lee and in turn, criticize Abraham Lincoln , and even Grant later on in the speech raised a few eyebrows and soon enough the wheels on Twitter began to go round and round. "He was going insane". They said to Lincoln, 'You can't use him anymore. Grant, who went on to become the 18th president of the United States, was a native of OH and this marked Trump's attempt to make note of the great Ohioans who hail from the Buckeye State. (more...)
Taliban confirms meeting with USA peace envoy in Qatar Taliban confirms meeting with USA peace envoy in Qatar
- October 14, 2018

The officials, who spoke to the Associated Press on Saturday on condition they not be identified because of the sensitivity of the process, said the meetings were held Friday in the Middle Eastern state of Qatar, where the Taliban maintain a political office. (more...)

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