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Trump says media is 'Enemy' after shooting, bomb plot Trump says media is 'Enemy' after shooting, bomb plot
- October 29, 2018

US Attorney General Jeff Sessions said Saturday that the suspect will face charges that may could lead to the death penalty. President Trump, First Lady Melania Trump, Sen. Bowers had made many anti-Semitic posts online, including one early on Saturday. In a statement, Gab.com confirmed the profile belonged to Bowers and also said it had suspended the account and contacted the Federal Bureau of Investigation about it. (more...)
Fatalities reported in shooting at Pittsburgh synagogue Fatalities reported in shooting at Pittsburgh synagogue
- October 29, 2018

Pittsburgh Police Chief Scott Schubert praised the bravery of the officers who arrived on the scene. "Please know that justice in this case will be swift and it will be severe", Scott Brady, the chief federal prosecutor in western Pennsylvania, said at a news conference, according to the AP, describing the massacre as a "terrible and unspeakable act of hate". (more...)
Suspicious package addressed to CNN forces post office evacuation Suspicious package addressed to CNN forces post office evacuation
- October 29, 2018

The Time Warner Center, where CNN's NY operation is located, was evacuated on Wednesday after a suspicious package turned up there. This is the second suspicious package addressed to the media company in less than a week. Zucker said in a statement on Twitter that there was "no imminent danger to the CNN Center" and that packages sent to CNN bureaus are being screened off-site. (more...)
Student killed in shooting at NC high school Student killed in shooting at NC high school
- October 29, 2018

Students are now being released to parents after the campus was in lockdown for more than an hour. Another student has been taken into custody, police said . The suspect was arrested quickly as investigators secured the campus at Butler High School in Matthews, about 12 miles (19 kms) southeast of Charlotte. (more...)
Daesh kills 41 US-backed fighters in eastern Syria - monitor Daesh kills 41 US-backed fighters in eastern Syria - monitor
- October 29, 2018

The recent counter-offensive claimed the lives of more than 70 SDF fighters, with over 100 others reportedly wounded, while the IS militants reached the Syrian-Iraqi border again, the London-based watchdog added. The rebel fighters, who are backed by US-led air strikes, were killed between Friday night and Saturday morning, the Observatory said, raising the death toll from an earlier figure of 41. (more...)
US calls on UN to enforce sanctions on North Korea US calls on UN to enforce sanctions on North Korea
- October 29, 2018

The US-drafted resolution bans North Korean exports of coal, iron, iron ore, lead, lead ore and seafood. The Shang Yuan Bao, New Regent and Kum Un San 3 are accused of carrying out banned ship-to-ship transfers of refined petroleum to North Korean ships. (more...)
Fil-Am suspect rapped for 13 bombs in mail Fil-Am suspect rapped for 13 bombs in mail
- October 29, 2018

Sayoc is accused of mailing the devices. Florida fan of Donald Trump was arrested and charged Friday with mailing 13 bombs to opponents of the U.S. Steyer has campaigned for months for Trump's impeachment. Cory Booker another was sent to James Clapper, a former director of national intelligence; and a third was intercepted before it reached Sen. (more...)
Saudi, Turkish prosecutors discuss Khashoggi killing in Istanbul
- October 29, 2018

The Sunday Express story also says that British intelligence knew that Khashoggi would be kidnapped when he walked into the Saudi consulate in Istanbul and tried to warn off Saudi intelligence - to no avail. Saudi public prosecutor Saud Al Mojeb said this week the killing was premeditated, contradicting a previous official statement that it happened accidentally. (more...)
Vigil held in Ottawa for victims of Pittsburgh synagogue shooting Vigil held in Ottawa for victims of Pittsburgh synagogue shooting
- October 29, 2018

The local medical examiner, Dr. Karl Williams, said, "Lots of shots were fired, there were casings everywhere". The murder charges are all punishable by death. Bowers is also expected to appear in federal court Monday afternoon. Trump ordered flags at federal buildings throughout the U.S.to be flown at half-staff in "solemn respect" for the shooting victims. (more...)
At Least One Policeman Killed In Explosion Outside IEC Offices At Least One Policeman Killed In Explosion Outside IEC Offices
- October 29, 2018

More than half a million people - the vast majority of them men - were registered to vote in Kandahar province where more than 100 candidates competed for 11 lower-house seats. IEC figures show roughly 4.2 million out of the almost nine million people registered to vote actually cast a ballot. While preparations had been "better" in Kandahar compared with the previous weekend, hiccups with biometric devices and voter lists persisted. (more...)
China’s 1st private rocket fails after launch China’s 1st private rocket fails after launch
- October 29, 2018

The 62 foot tall (19 metre) Zhuque-1 carrier rocket, which cost a private company around $14million (£10million) to develop, failed to reach earth's orbit. "We still believe that building rockets is the right strategy for the company. That's already a great achievement", the statement said . Chinese media reports say the rocket was carrying a satellite for state broadcaster CCTV. (more...)
Saudi Arabia says kingdom to prosecute Khashoggi killers, lauds U.S. ties Saudi Arabia says kingdom to prosecute Khashoggi killers, lauds U.S. ties
- October 29, 2018

The officials said that during a phone call on Friday, Erdogan and Trudeau agreed on the need for "all aspects of the murder" to be revealed for the killers being held accountable. A still image taken from a video shows Hatice Cengiz, fiancee of slain Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, during an interview with Turkish broadcaster Haberturk's anchorman Mehmet Akif Ersoy in Istanbul , Turkey. (more...)
Police in Australia rescue drowning kangaroo Police in Australia rescue drowning kangaroo
- October 29, 2018

Fearless police jump into the water to save the animal after responding to a triple-zero call over a distressed animal. Two Victorian police officers have garnered worldwide attention after wading into the ocean to rescue a drowning kangaroo. (more...)
Eiffel Tower Goes Dark in Support of Pittsburgh Synagogue Shooting Victims Eiffel Tower Goes Dark in Support of Pittsburgh Synagogue Shooting Victims
- October 29, 2018

Brady told a news conference that Bowers was to make his first court appearance on Monday afternoon before a federal judge in Pittsburgh. President Donald Trump said the outcome might have been different if the synagogue "had some kind of protection" from an armed guard, while Pennsylvania's Democratic Gov. (more...)
Prime Minister Shinzo Abe calls him one of his ‘most dependable friends’ Prime Minister Shinzo Abe calls him one of his ‘most dependable friends’
- October 29, 2018

And although India is hardly a central player on the issue, Japan's Foreign Ministry released a statement that has become nearly de rigeur whenever Abe meets global leaders, stating that the two agreed to cooperate on North Korean denuclearization. (more...)
Merkel’s party leading in state election in Germany’s Hesse region
- October 28, 2018

The far-right AfD will enter the regional assembly for the first time, having secured about 12% of the vote in the closely watched election. The result means anti-immigration party AfD, which entered the federal parliament for the first time past year, is now also represented in all 16 German regional assemblies. (more...)
Robert De Niro Responds To Bomb Threat: Go Out And Vote Robert De Niro Responds To Bomb Threat: Go Out And Vote
- October 28, 2018

Following the package-bomb reports, President Trump spoke out against the act of domestic terror, tweeting, "The safety of the American People is my highest priority". Robert De Niro has issued a statement reacting to being sent a pipe bomb. USA law enforcement are engaged in a frantic search for the person or persons who sent explosive devices in the mail to De Niro and other people. (more...)
Meghan Markle's 1st Official Twitter Pic Is a Tribute to Prince Harry Meghan Markle's 1st Official Twitter Pic Is a Tribute to Prince Harry
- October 28, 2018

The Duchess of Sussex is known for choosing fashion with a objective during her public engagements, and today she did it again in her choice of dress for a significant speech at Government House in New Zealand . "He asked if I painted the sign and how old I was", Harry told the Herald. "He said I like your bow tie and you're a redhead too". The cheers and screams from the walkabout were a sharp contrast to the sombre moments previously as the Sussexes paid their respects at the war ... (more...)
Lacombe Legion kicks off annual Poppy Campaign Lacombe Legion kicks off annual Poppy Campaign
- October 28, 2018

Irvine. This year, the Royal Canadian Legion launched a digital poppy to appeal to younger Canadians as well make the poppy available to parts of Canada where it may be hard to find. "Together, we can ensure donations go to the people they are intended for, by only supporting approved merchandise". Legion volunteers will be staffing tables at Walmart at Upper James and Fennell and on the second floor of Lime Ridge Mall from October 26 to November 11 when the distribution period ends. (more...)
Georgia Voting Machines Switching Votes From Democrat to Republican According to NAACP Georgia Voting Machines Switching Votes From Democrat to Republican According to NAACP
- October 28, 2018

Voting rights advocates noted with suspicion that Gwinnett accounted for more than a third of all rejected absentee ballots across Georgia . Gwinnett County has also faced criticism from voting rights activists who say the rejections disproportionately affect minority voters. (more...)
Brazil's Bolsonaro holds double-digit lead over leftist rival Brazil's Bolsonaro holds double-digit lead over leftist rival
- October 28, 2018

Sunday will be the second and final round of voting. Bolsonaro's economic policy outlook has included a liberal, market-friendly speech by Bolsonaro's economic advisor, Paulo Guedes. The 63-year-old seven-term congressman has promised to crack down on crime and corruption, pitching himself as the anti-establishment candidate for voters fed up with political graft and violent crime. (more...)
Migrants nix offer to stay in Mexico, continue trek to U.S. Migrants nix offer to stay in Mexico, continue trek to U.S.
- October 28, 2018

Authorities said some 1,700 migrants accepted Mexico's offer, but thousands more took a pass. At a meeting brokered by Mexico's National Human Rights Commission, police said they would reopen the highway and only wanted an opportunity for federal authorities to explain the proposal to migrants who had rejected it the previous evening. (more...)
Michael Higgins on Course to Win Second Term as Irish President Michael Higgins on Course to Win Second Term as Irish President
- October 28, 2018

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar said the Presidential Election was a historic victory and a very strong endorsement for Mr Higgins. According to the Irish constitution, the 1937 blasphemy provision made "matter that is grossly abusive or insulting in relation to matters held sacred by any religion" punishable by up to $28,500 (25,000 euros). (more...)
End of British Summer Time - when do clocks go back tonight? End of British Summer Time - when do clocks go back tonight?
- October 28, 2018

You can watch live what time it is below. (Picture: Getty Images)When do the clocks go back? However, night workers may have to work an extra hour, and those working on Sunday morning may get confused with the time. When do the clocks go forward again? The practice of changing the clocks coming into the winter months came about in order to give us more light in the mornings. (more...)
Nor'easter to bring heavy rain, gusty winds to East Coast Nor'easter to bring heavy rain, gusty winds to East Coast
- October 28, 2018

The rain is expected to continue through Saturday and may be heavy at times with wind gusts as high as 46 miles per hour. Most of the region can expect 1 to 2 inches of rain - though 3 is possible. Friday night, according to the National Weather Service , which has issued a high wind warning as well as a coastal flood warning for Friday night into Saturday. (more...)

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