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Quake rattles New Zealand as Harry and Meghan visit Quake rattles New Zealand as Harry and Meghan visit
- October 30, 2018

The magnitude 6.1 quake struck Tuesday afternoon about 77 kilometers (48 miles) northeast of the town of New Plymouth. "Deputy Speaker Anne Tolley made the decision after the quake seemed to roll on for some time, shaking the cameras filming proceedings", the New Zealand Herald said. (more...)
Pittsburgh Synagogue Shooting Victims Identified Pittsburgh Synagogue Shooting Victims Identified
- October 30, 2018

Each of victims was middle-aged or older. At approximately 9:50 a.m., officials say Bowers entered the Tree of Life synagogue, armed with multiple weapons, including three Glock.357 handguns and an AR-15-style weapon. This evil Anti-Semitic attack is an assault on humanity. Some of Canada's premiers also weighed in, with Ontario's Doug Ford saying we must work together to "defeat anti-Semitism and bigotry in all its forms", and newly minted Quebec Premier Francois Legault calling for ... (more...)
Indian Couple Falls 800 Ft To Death In California Indian Couple Falls 800 Ft To Death In California
- October 30, 2018

Investigators are looking into the death of a couple who plunged off of Yosemite National Park's Taft Point. Park spokesman Jamie Richards was quoted as saying in the report that "We still do not know what caused them to fall". "This is handy as life lessons too but we will revisit that later", she wrote. A friend of the couple said they were on a driving trip from NY and were seeing the sights in California at the time. (more...)
Whitey Bulger Dead: Boston Mobster Killed in Prison Whitey Bulger Dead: Boston Mobster Killed in Prison
- October 30, 2018

Bureau of Prisons officials and his attorney declined last week to comment on why he was being moved. If Bulger was killed as the reports say, "It was a fitting ending", said Anthony Cardinale, a Boston lawyer who helped expose the corrupt relationship between the Federal Bureau of Investigation and Bulger. (more...)
Man charged with burglarizing Jayme Closs' Wisconsin home weeks after her disappearance Man charged with burglarizing Jayme Closs' Wisconsin home weeks after her disappearance
- October 30, 2018

The criminal complaint states Department of Criminal Investigation (DCI) agents reported seeing a male entering the east patio of the Closs residence early Saturday morning. Jaenke-Annis told police he didn't know the Closs family, but was curious about what size Jayme was and thought nobody would miss the items. Jaenke-Annis had previously been released from jail on bond for a burglary charge, which remains an open case. (more...)
Bodies of two sisters found taped together on New York river bank Bodies of two sisters found taped together on New York river bank
- October 30, 2018

The sisters lived in Jedda, Saudi Arabia before moving to the United States with their mother, who lives in Virginia. Their relation remains unclear, as does whether Tala lived with them. Fairfax police confirmed to DailyMail.com that at least one Farea sister was reported missing by family. Investigators do not think the sisters were in the water long. (more...)
Trump back on attack as he repeats media is the 'enemy' Trump back on attack as he repeats media is the 'enemy'
- October 30, 2018

This goes beyond the rhetorical warfare between the White House and the press. The letter accused Trump of having "targeted" the Jewish community, of undermining the safety of several minority groups, and says that the synagogue shooting is "not the first act of terror you incited ". (more...)
End birthright citizenship for some US-born babies End birthright citizenship for some US-born babies
- October 30, 2018

It's ridiculous - and it has to end". Revoking birthright citizenship would spark a court fight over whether the president has the unilateral ability to change an amendment to the Constitution. "Yeah, I have", Mr Trump confirmed. Mr Trump would have a better chance of ending citizenship at birth for non-citizens with an act of Congress but it would require a majority in both houses of Congress. (more...)
Tourists evacuated as Venice flooding reaches historic levels Tourists evacuated as Venice flooding reaches historic levels
- October 30, 2018

The first high water of the autumn hit Venice Monday and emergency sirens blared across the lagoon city yesterday as tourists were evacuated from the centre. Vast swathes of Italy is now under alert for flooding from heavy rains. Much of Italy is on alert for flooding from heavy rains, a problem exacerbated by a lack of maintenance of the country's many river beds. (more...)
Mom, son reunited 31 years after dad allegedly abducted him Mom, son reunited 31 years after dad allegedly abducted him
- October 30, 2018

ET news conference. "I grabbed him and squeezed his head to make sure that he was real after 31 years", Mann-Lewis said. "I looked at him, I sat on him and then I cooked for him", she said. Officials say the elder Mann had abducted his son during a court-ordered visit in 1987, and then fled across the border. Her ex-husband, Allan Mann Jr., who changed his name to Hailee DeSouza, was under arrest in connection with the abduction. (more...)
Polluted Air Kills 600,000 Kids a Year: WHO Report Polluted Air Kills 600,000 Kids a Year: WHO Report
- October 30, 2018

Another 7,234 children between the age of 5 and 14 years had also died due to diseases caused by air pollution in that year. In poorer nations, a staggering 98% of children under the age of 5 are exposed to PM2.5, one of the most harmful pollutants, in levels that exceed the WHO's safety guidelines. (more...)
Prince Harry, Meghan Markle unaffected by New Zealand natural disaster Prince Harry, Meghan Markle unaffected by New Zealand natural disaster
- October 30, 2018

It was centred 25km southwest of Taumarunui and described as strong, according to GeoNet. New Zealand's parliament , sitting at the time, was briefly suspended after the prolonged rumble to allow for the precinct's buildings to be checked. (more...)
Air pollution kills 600,000 children each year Air pollution kills 600,000 children each year
- October 30, 2018

Delhi's air quality continued to remain in the very-poor category with an overall air quality index of 348 on Monday. There were over 27,000 premature deaths because of air pollution in Romania in 2015, a report of the European Environment Agency (EEA) found. (more...)
A Look at Pittsburgh Shooting Suspect's Hateful Messages A Look at Pittsburgh Shooting Suspect's Hateful Messages
- October 30, 2018

President Barack Obama , ahead of November 6 congressional elections. Two young girls place flowers at the Star of David marker with one of the eleven victims names on it at the temporary memorial outside the Tree of Life Synagogue where 11 were killed over the weekend in the Squirrel Hill neighborhood of Pittsburgh on Monday. (more...)
Many hurt as woman blows herself up in Tunis Many hurt as woman blows herself up in Tunis
- October 30, 2018

In a statement, the Interior Ministry said that the suicide bomber, who was not previously known to authorities, blew herself up near a police patrol. Ambulances arrived swiftly at the scene, which was cordoned off by security forces. The attack, which went unclaimed, left 20 dead among security forces and civilians. (more...)
Hillary Clinton: Yes, I Might Run For President Again In 2020 Hillary Clinton: Yes, I Might Run For President Again In 2020
- October 30, 2018

Clinton went on to say that "there's going to be so much work to be done" after a Democrat "hopefully" wins the next presidential election . After asserting that President Donald Trump has done a great deal of damage to the global standing of the United States, Clinton said, "The work would be work that I feel very well prepared for, having been at the Senate for eight years, having been a diplomat in the State Department, and it's just going to be a lot of heavy lifting". (more...)
Venice hit by high tide as Italy buffeted by winds; deaths reported
- October 29, 2018

The Venice Marathon on Sunday saw several inches of water at certain points of the course in the race. At least five people died Monday in Italy as fierce winds and rains lashed much of the country and caused waters in the canal-ringed city of Venice to reach historic high levels. (more...)
No, Twitter Isn't Getting Rid of the 'Like' Button No, Twitter Isn't Getting Rid of the 'Like' Button
- October 29, 2018

Versus contributing to the public conversation or a healthy conversation? Other users on the platform were skeptical of the story. "We're experimenting and considering numerous possible changes , all with an eye toward ensuring we're incentivising the right behaviours to drive healthy conversation". (more...)
Statue of Unity: Run for Unity on inauguration day Statue of Unity: Run for Unity on inauguration day
- October 29, 2018

Mentioning about "Self 4 Society" portal which has been launched with a view to motivate employees of IT companies for social activities and providing them with opportunities to perform in this field, Mr Modi said, their dedication and vigour can make each Indian feel proud. (more...)
Germany's Angela Merkel prepares exit plan after party's poor election showing
- October 29, 2018

This is a breaking news story and will be updated . This rout comes just two weeks after Bavaria's state election , which was also a disappointing result for the conservative Christian Social Union, the CDU's Bavarian sister party. Germany has become accustomed in recent years to governance by broad-based coalitions, but Merkel's troubles indicate the political center ground is shrinking. (more...)
Merkel: 'Blind Anti-Semitic Hatred' Drove Pittsburgh Synagogue Attack Merkel: 'Blind Anti-Semitic Hatred' Drove Pittsburgh Synagogue Attack
- October 29, 2018

Officials said on Sunday that the suspected perpetrator - 46-year-old Robert Bowers - likely acted alone. A government vehicle with a wheelchair visible inside could be seen arriving earlier. The attack spurred a number of fundraising efforts. A crowdfunding campaign called Muslims Unite for Pittsburgh Synagogue raised more than $90,000 for survivors and families, while a fundraiser led by a graduate student in Washington had taken in almost $545,000 as of Monday morning, with funds to go ... (more...)
Saudi, Turkish prosecutors discuss Khashoggi killing Saudi, Turkish prosecutors discuss Khashoggi killing
- October 29, 2018

Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is urging Saudi Arabia to disclose where Khashoggi's remains are and explain who gave the order to kill him. No details were provided following the meeting. Ankara has already requested Riyadh to extradite the 15 suspects, but the request has been denied, with Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir said those behind the killing would be prosecuted in the kingdom. (more...)
No-deal Brexit won't affect public sector spending, No 10 says No-deal Brexit won't affect public sector spending, No 10 says
- October 29, 2018

Companies such as Amazon and Facebook have been criticised for the small amount of tax they pay on profits made in the UK. Technology giants will be forced to pay tax on the sales they generate in the United Kingdom, under new plans announced in the Budget. (more...)
Nightclub shooting in Southern California wounds 7 Nightclub shooting in Southern California wounds 7
- October 29, 2018

Investigators believe the shooting may have started after a fight inside the nightclub, Railsback told KTLA . Responding officers found two gunshot victims upon arriving at the scene. Another five people, also shot at the venue, had later checked in at different hospitals seeking medical treatment, Riverside Police Department said in a statement. (more...)
UK: Man held after Magna Carta theft attempt UK: Man held after Magna Carta theft attempt
- October 29, 2018

The 803-year-old document was not damaged and nobody was injured in the incident. It is considered the founding document of English law and influenced the creation of the United States constitution. There were "a number of witnesses" in the cathedral around 5 p.m. local time Thursday when, police say, the man simply attacked the glass box. He has not been identified or charged. (more...)

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