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West Sacramento Man Used Belt In Killing Of His 3 Children West Sacramento Man Used Belt In Killing Of His 3 Children
- September 19, 2017

Yolo County District Attorney Jeff Reisig told reporters in a Monday press briefing the formal charges brought upon the father accused of killing his three children makes him eligible for the death penalty. Police have said Mai Hodges did not witness the slayings. Robert Hodges, 32, faces three charges of premeditated first-degree murder and one charge of felony attempted murder against his wife. (more...)
Noted Singer KJ Yesudas Granted Permission To Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple Noted Singer KJ Yesudas Granted Permission To Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple
- September 19, 2017

The temple allows only Hindus and those who declare faith in Hinduism and its modes of worship to enter and offer prayers. The temple authorities said the singer will be granted permission as he has fulfilled the criterion for non-Hindus, ie, to submit the declaration. (more...)
Vettel's hopes of regaining title lead wrecked in Singapore GP crash Vettel's hopes of regaining title lead wrecked in Singapore GP crash
- September 19, 2017

The resulting carnage flung open a door through which Hamilton gratefully drove, followed by Daniel Ricciardo who would take second place with Hamilton's Mercedes' teammate Valtteri Bottas in third. Who would know what would happen? With the history books showing that pole position favours race winners at Marina Bay, the calendar's only true night race looked set to be a case of damage limitation for the Mercedes driver, but dropped an early Christmas present right into his lap ... (more...)
Investigators Told Manafort They Planned to Indict Investigators Told Manafort They Planned to Indict
- September 19, 2017

The U.S. government wiretapped the phone calls of Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort before and after the 2016 presidential election, according to a report from CNN on Monday. Such warrants require the approval of top Justice Department and Federal Bureau of Investigation officials, and the Federal Bureau of Investigation must provide the court with information showing suspicion that the subject of the warrant may be acting as an agent of a foreign power. (more...)
Syrian government troops cross Euphrates River: Russian military Syrian government troops cross Euphrates River: Russian military
- September 19, 2017

A commander in a militia of the USA -backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) confirmed Syrian army units had crossed and said his fighters were ready to drive them back. Syrian state news agency SANA said heavy fighting took place against Islamic State in the area. ISIS militants still have pockets inside the city on the western and eastern banks of the river. (more...)
Gurgaon DC to look after accounts of Ryan International School Gurgaon DC to look after accounts of Ryan International School
- September 19, 2017

Pradyuman had been found outside the toilet, his throat slit, on September 8, minutes after his father dropped him off to school. He said,"A parents-teacher meeting has been scheduled for September 23". The report by the investigative team also highlighted that the CCTV cameras of the school were neither working properly, nor installed everywhere. The committee also found that the building did not have a proper boundary wall, making it easier for outsiders to get access to the school. (more...)
Rosneft to Join KRG Gas Pipe Project Rosneft to Join KRG Gas Pipe Project
- September 19, 2017

Kurdish Regional Government ( KRG ) President Masoud Barzani earlier said a Yes vote would not mean a declaration of independence but would lead to negotiations with Baghdad . The proposed pipeline may start exporting gas to neighboring Turkey and Europe in 2020 and reach a capacity of 30 billion cubic meters a year, Rosneft said. (more...)
Woman found 'stabbed' to death in luxury Sydney home Woman found 'stabbed' to death in luxury Sydney home
- September 19, 2017

Gemma Ward and her husband David Letts bought the rundown two-bedroom beach house past year for $1.6 million and have rented it out while living with his parents in Newport. "She will be missed by everyone she came in contact with". Ward reportedly bought the home past year for $1.6 million. "It's heartbreaking news", Ward told The Daily Telegraph . (more...)
Trump wants his own military parade after being wowed by France's Trump wants his own military parade after being wowed by France's
- September 19, 2017

It would take place on July 4 in Washington with, as Trump envisions it, tanks and planes rolling down and streaking above Pennsylvania Avenue. "And people don't know what great warriors they are in France, but when you see that and you see all the victories, it was a tremendous thing". (more...)
Trump pushes United Nations reform as world leaders gather for crisis talks Trump pushes United Nations reform as world leaders gather for crisis talks
- September 19, 2017

George slaying a dragon, titled "Good Defeats Evil". The US, President Trump said, will "pledge to be partners" in order to make the United Nations "a more effective force" for peace. As the USA accelerates ISIS's fall on the battlefield, it must now confront a global challenge of what comes next in Iraq and Syria as other terror groups and Iran - which the US calls the leading state sponsor of terrorism - jockey for position. (more...)
Clinton leaves open the possibility of challenging Trump's election win Clinton leaves open the possibility of challenging Trump's election win
- September 19, 2017

NPR's Terry Gross asked if Clinton would challenge the election results should more evidence turns up that Russian interference had deeper impact than is now known. But people are making those arguments. "I just don't think we have a mechanism", she said, before mentioning that elections have been overturned in other countries. (more...)
Trump opens United Nations comments with mention of Trump World Tower Trump opens United Nations comments with mention of Trump World Tower
- September 19, 2017

An organization that "talked a lot but didn't have a lot of action" has given way to a " United Nations that's action-oriented", she said, noting the Security Council votes on North Korea this month. President Donald Trump and U.S. Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley spoke today at a UN special forum called " Reforming the United Nations , Security, and Development" to kick off a week of meetings. (more...)
Nuclear watchdog rebuffs Israeli officials' claims it is 'weak' on Iran Nuclear watchdog rebuffs Israeli officials' claims it is 'weak' on Iran
- September 19, 2017

Since the agreement was reached, conservatives have kept up the harsh rhetoric against the US. "Iran also expects the European Union to send this strong message to the USA (administration)", Rouhani said during a meeting with the visiting president of the Chamber of Representatives of Belgium, Siegfried Baracke. (more...)
Rights group urges new Myanmar sanctions over Rohingya crisis Rights group urges new Myanmar sanctions over Rohingya crisis
- September 19, 2017

Myanmar denies that and has blamed Muslim insurgents for the violence. Myanmar authorities denied the allegations, but satellite images released by a number of worldwide rights groups corroborated the claim made by the Rohingya refugees . (more...)
Gary Schara; Suspect Charged in Lisa Ziegert Murder Gary Schara; Suspect Charged in Lisa Ziegert Murder
- September 19, 2017

Gary Edward Schara, 48, of West Springfield, Mass . was taken into custody at Johnson Memorial Hospital in Stafford, where he was a patient. The DNA of Schara, who was described as a person of interest years ago, was found at the scene, but investigators didn't have a sample to test it against until last week, Gulluni said. (more...)
Snapchat Removes Al Jazeera Channel In Saudi Arabia Snapchat Removes Al Jazeera Channel In Saudi Arabia
- September 19, 2017

Saudi Arabia boasts a large social media market, with a reported 8 million Snapchat users alone, mostly thanks to its high density of smartphone owners. South West of Somalia announced that it cut its ties with Qatar because it stood with the United Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia for "their noble pursuit to fight extremism" in any form and their firm stance on relations to the issue. (more...)
France takes a 2-1 lead France takes a 2-1 lead
- September 19, 2017

With the absence of Novak Djokovic , Viktor Troitski and Yanko Tipsarevich, the French were expected to enjoy a calm weekend in the northern city of Lille. Pierre Hugues Herbert and Nicolas Mahut put France 2-1 up against Serbia with a comfortable win over Filip Krajinovic and Nenad Zimonjic . A highly anticipared contest between Belgium's David Goffin and Nick Kyrgios could become the climax of Sunday's reverse singles in the Belgian capital. (more...)
Boris Johnson Slammed for Claiming Brexit Will Help UK Save $475M Weekly
- September 18, 2017

Only days before Prime Minister Theresa May is due to speak in Italy about Britain's planned European Union departure, Mr Johnson on Saturday published a 4,300-word newspaper article that roamed well beyond his ministerial brief and, in some cases, the approach set out by the government . (more...)
Some Florida Keys still off limits to residents Some Florida Keys still off limits to residents
- September 18, 2017

The physician listed in state records as the nursing home's manager, Dr. Jack Michel, was accused by state and federal regulators in 2004 of defrauding Medicare and Medicaid. 'Irma's eye passed right over the station and they did five or six 12-plus hour days without air conditioning. They're not going to leave now. "I don't want to see you next week at another place", he said. (more...)
New 'Kingsman 2' Preview Takes Viewers Inside 'The Golden Circle'
- September 18, 2017

We've already known that Channing Tatum would be planning an American spy with a hefty Southern accent in the new Kingsman movie, and now we can check out his introduction in a new clip. " The Golden Circle " - which arrives in United Kingdom cinemas on Wednesday 20 September - serves as a follow-up to 2015's " Kingsman: The Secret Service ", with actors including Colin Firth , Taron Egerton and Mark Strong all returning to the sequel. (more...)
Kellyanne Conway Slams 'Politicized' Emmys: 'Americans Are Tuning Out'
- September 18, 2017

They got plucked and published and waxed and some didn't eat for two months - and all for what? White House Counselor Kellyanne Conway is unparalleled in the field of lie innovation , but on Monday morning, she generously shared the spotlight with her former partner and "alternative facts" muse, Sean Spicer . (more...)
Eight die in nursing home in Florida after air-conditioning fails Eight die in nursing home in Florida after air-conditioning fails
- September 18, 2017

President Donald Trump touched down in Florida Thursday to highlight and praise Hurricane Irma recovery efforts in the state he's called a "second home". Fully restoring power is my top priority and we have been aggressively working with utility providers to solve this issue as fast as possible. At the time, Michel said he looked forward "to making the enhancements necessary to convert Hollywood Hills into a 5-star facility to serve the needs of our community". (more...)
17 percent of Manatee County waiting for power after Irma 17 percent of Manatee County waiting for power after Irma
- September 18, 2017

There are exceptions, FPL vice president and chief communications officer Rob Gould said Tuesday. Restoration teams were widely distributed as widespread damage was expected and faced challenging conditions for days following Hurricane Irma including downed trees, blocked roads and bridges that had to be inspected by the state after area flooding. (more...)
Republicans Less Popular Than Trump Republicans Less Popular Than Trump
- September 18, 2017

I've always liked Paul Ryan and I still do. In 2012 alone, US companies shifted over $280 billion in profits to low tax countries, which is more than all large corporations paid in USA taxes that year combined. "The issue is, one set of businesses is taxed at the corporate tax rate, another set at the individual rate". Depending on where you are, if you want a job you can pretty much find one. (more...)
US warplanes stage fly-over amid tensions with north Korea US warplanes stage fly-over amid tensions with north Korea
- September 18, 2017

The U.S. and South Korean planes practiced attacks by releasing live weapons at a firing range in South Korea, the U.S. Pacific Command said in a statement. "The so-called "China's responsibility theory" is essentially moral kidnapping", the People's Daily said in a commentary. It ends natural gas shipments to North Korea, caps crude oil shipments at their current levels, and puts a ceiling on refined oil products such as petrol and diesel. (more...)