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3 bodies at scene of fire 3 bodies at scene of fire
- October 11, 2017

A family member confirmed their identities to CTV Vancouver Island the next day. Neighbours told CTV they heard an altercation at the home, followed by an explosion. The names of the victims have not been released, although police say their family and the local school district have been notified. RCMP said the investigation may take a significant amount of time due to the case's complexity. (more...)
Trump Discusses 'Range of Options' to Respond to North Korean Aggression Trump Discusses 'Range of Options' to Respond to North Korean Aggression
- October 11, 2017

The Pacific Air Force said the bombers, assigned to the 37th Expeditionary Bomb Squadron, also trained with Japanese fighter jets on Tuesday, "making this the first time" the Lancers have conducted combined training with the allied nations at night. (more...)
Trump to name new Homeland Security secretary Trump to name new Homeland Security secretary
- October 11, 2017

Kelly served as secretary of Homeland Security for just over six months prior to the resignation of White House chief of staff Reince Priebus in late July. Bush. Increased border security and a possible overhaul of the immigration system remain top campaign promises Trump has yet to fulfill, including his trademark wall on the border with Mexico. (more...)
LLC Acquires Shares of 185860 The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (GT)
- October 11, 2017

Alps Advsr reported 11,083 shares. Also included in the list of buyers for the last 3 months Stephen R Mcclellan who executed a direct buy for 3,932 shares on August 24, 2017.Officer Scott H King bought 1182 shares on August 24, 2017, bringing his total number of shares held to 2260. (more...)
Boy Scouts announce historic change to start admitting girls in 2018 Boy Scouts announce historic change to start admitting girls in 2018
- October 11, 2017

After joining dens, they would be able to continue with the organization and eventually earn the coveted Eagle Scout rank. Existing packs may choose to establish a new girl pack, establish a pack that consists of girl dens and boy dens or remain an all-boy pack. (more...)
Did the Red Sox get it right with John Farrell? Did the Red Sox get it right with John Farrell?
- October 11, 2017

President of baseball operations Dave Dombrowski will address the media at a Fenway Park press conference this morning. A search for a new manager will begin immediately. Farrell's first season in 2013 was highlighted by Boston's eighth World Series championship. The Red Sox had the third-best record in the American League, tied for fifth best in the majors. (more...)
Guadagno, Murphy square off in first NJ governor debate Guadagno, Murphy square off in first NJ governor debate
- October 11, 2017

However, following Tuesday night's debate, Republican Lieutenant Governor Kim Guadagno is now calling for an additional two more debates with Democrat opponent Phil Murphy in the race to succeed Governor Chris Christie. Each candidate sought the moral high ground. "The reason why our unemployment is so low, everybody's is lower, is because we're at a 10 year low of labor market participation", Murphy said. (more...)
Indiana Couple Arrested For Caging Daughter, Father Accused Of Sexual Misconduct Indiana Couple Arrested For Caging Daughter, Father Accused Of Sexual Misconduct
- October 11, 2017

Alan Friz, 57, was arrested last Thursday after police were called to his home to investigate an "out of control juvenile". Officers obtained a search warrant and found a 4-by-8 feet wooden cage inside the home, with a mattress inside it and a bedpan. (more...)
Turkey summons U.S. consulate worker for questioning: Anadolu
- October 11, 2017

Turkish authorities summoned a US consulate worker to testify on Monday over his relatives' alleged links to last year's failed coup attempt, state-run Anadolu news agency said , days after the arrest of another consulate employee. Washington said the charges linking him to Gulen were baseless. "Today, Serbia considers Turkey as its friend". President Tayyip Erdogan's spokesman said last week the Istanbul employee, Metin Topuz, had been in contact with a leading suspect in last year's ... (more...)
Experts Reveal the Secret behind Durian Fruit's Unbearable Pungent Smell Experts Reveal the Secret behind Durian Fruit's Unbearable Pungent Smell
- October 11, 2017

Experts at the National Cancer Center Singapore studied a variety of durian fruit called Musang King and mapped its genome. Professor Teh is the lead author of a study, published today in Nature Genetics , which has identified key genes that are responsible for the fruit's pungent smell and strong taste. (more...)
Graphic testimony kicks off trial in murder of Jessica Chambers Graphic testimony kicks off trial in murder of Jessica Chambers
- October 11, 2017

Prosecutors claim he set Jessica Chambers on fire, and is responsible for her death. A prosecutor says a man charged with burning a MS woman to death lied repeatedly to investigators about spending time with her in the hours before she was found in flames along a rural back road. (more...)
Russia Accuses US of Pretending to Fight Islamic State Russia Accuses US of Pretending to Fight Islamic State
- October 11, 2017

The US-led global coalition had sharply reduced its air strikes on Isis in Iraq in September, the same time as Russian air power began to help Syrian government forces retake Deir Ezzor province, a defence ministry statement claimed on Tuesday. (more...)
Police issue warrants for 10 frat members after LSU student's death Police issue warrants for 10 frat members after LSU student's death
- October 11, 2017

Phi Delta Theta's headquarters said they were investigating the LSU chapter and cooperating with university officials and law enforcement. The national Phi Delta Theta organization removed the charter of the L.S.U. Eight of the suspects are LSU students and were active members of the fraternity, according to university spokesman Ernie Ballard. Following Gruver's death, the university suspended all Greek life on campus indefinitely pending the results of the investigation. (more...)
International Business Machines Corporation (IBM)- Safe Haven Investment Performance Stocks
- October 11, 2017

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) has risen 62.48% since October 10, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 11.84% the S&P500. Bioscrip Incorporated (NASDAQ:BIOS) had a decrease of 11.57% in short interest. Therefore 77% are positive. Oppenheimer maintained International Business Machines Corp. Raymond James upgraded Dawson Geophysical Co (NASDAQ:DWSN) on Wednesday, May 11 to "Strong Buy" rating. (more...)
Army in 'systematic' bid to drive Rohingya from Myanmar Army in 'systematic' bid to drive Rohingya from Myanmar
- October 11, 2017

Begum says their home in Rathedaung township was attacked just before dawn two weeks ago. Myanmar security forces have brutally driven out half a million Muslim Rohingya from northern Rakhine state, torching their homes, crops and villages to prevent them from returning, the United Nations human rights office said on Wednesday. (more...)
Trump threatens to shut down NBC over this story Trump threatens to shut down NBC over this story
- October 11, 2017

The early Wednesday morning NBC report , citing three officials, said Trump said this summer he would like a almost "tenfold increase" in US nuclear arsenal. Officials reportedly were surprised by Trump's suggestion, but said no expansion in the nuclear arsenal was planned. Trump's war with the so-called "fake news" media has been an obsession since he started his presidential campaign, but his most recent threats have become much more severe. (more...)
Carnival plc (CCL) Trading 1.8% Higher Carnival plc (CCL) Trading 1.8% Higher
- October 11, 2017

For CCL , the company now has $597 Million of cash on the books, which is offset by $1.78 Billion current liabilities. The VC1 of Carnival plc (LSE: CCL ) is 32. Advisor Group Inc. now owns 2,140 shares of the company's stock worth $105,000 after buying an additional 371 shares during the last quarter. The stock is now showing YTD performance of 27.64 Percent. (more...)
PFF suspended by Federation Internationale de Football Association
- October 11, 2017

The ban has been imposed because of how the sport is run in Pakistan which FIFA believes involves third-part interference which is against the rules of the global football body. The chaos led to Pakistan Football teams missing out on numerous worldwide events during last two years. The suspension will be lifted once PFF takes charge of its affairs independently. (more...)
US Suspends Non-Immigrant Visa Services in Turkey After Arrest US Suspends Non-Immigrant Visa Services in Turkey After Arrest
- October 11, 2017

Last week an Istanbul court remanded in custody the consulate employee over accusations of links to the group of US-based Muslim preacher Fethullah Gulen who Ankara blames for the 2016 failed coup aimed at unseating President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. (more...)
Active shooters on Las Vegas Strip Active shooters on Las Vegas Strip
- October 11, 2017

Unconfirmed reports said Paddock had between eight and 10 guns stashed in his hotel room. U.S. records show Paddock lived in a three-year-old, 396,000 dollar (£297,554) two-bedroom home in the tiny desert community of Mesquite, 80 miles north east of Las Vegas near the Arizona state border. (more...)
Iran, Armenia plan to establish free trade zone to boost economic ties Iran, Armenia plan to establish free trade zone to boost economic ties
- October 11, 2017

Iran and its northern neighbor Armenia plan to establish a free trade zone in the border region to enhance mutual economic and trade ties, Tasnim news agency reported Tuesday. On Monday, Karapetyan and Vice President Es'haq Jahangiri co-chaired a meeting between the two sides' economic delegations, where three memorandums of understanding were signed in cultural, technological and veterinary fields. (more...)
Anupam Kher appointed as chairman of FTII, succeeds Gajendra Chauhan Anupam Kher appointed as chairman of FTII, succeeds Gajendra Chauhan
- October 11, 2017

Representatives of the students' body have expressed displeasure over Kher saying that it's clear that "only those close to BJP or RSS " are being appointed and said that the students' body "does not see any difference in the appointment of Kher and that of his predecessor Chauhan". (more...)
Suspended Trinamool Congress MP Mukul Roy resigns from Rajya Sabha, Party Suspended Trinamool Congress MP Mukul Roy resigns from Rajya Sabha, Party
- October 11, 2017

Roy's decision has soured his relationship with the TMC as clear from party secretary-general Partha Chatterjee's recent attack. Roy was one of the most senior TMC leader and was seen as the right hand man of West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee before falling out with her. (more...)
European Union to review Brexit approach if no deal by December -Tusk European Union to review Brexit approach if no deal by December -Tusk
- October 11, 2017

But he said the Government must prepare for the worst-case scenario of a "bad-tempered breakdown" in negotiations, resulting in European Union partners withdrawing co-operation even against their own economic self-interest. "As we look forward to the next stage, the ball is in their court, but I'm optimistic that it will receive a positive response". The day had originally been left blank on the schedule agreed by the two sides. (more...)
Honeypreet's police remand extended by three days Honeypreet's police remand extended by three days
- October 11, 2017

Priyanka Taneja alias Honeypreet Insaan was arrested by the Haryana police from Zirakpur, around 25 kilometers from Haryana-Punjab capital Chandigarh on Tuesday. Mr Narwana said he had opposed police remand for Ms Honeypreet. In connection with the violence, Honeypreet was at the top of a list of 43 people "wanted" by the state police. (more...)