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'France's Got Talent' suspends production after judge is accused of sexual misconduct
- October 20, 2017

The scandal comes as the shockwaves triggered by the stack of abuse and harassment allegations that toppled Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein continue to reverberate around the globe. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau was asked about Rozon as he campaigned in Quebec on Thursday ahead of a federal byelection Monday. "We must think of those who denounce and encourage them to do so". (more...)
John McCain May Seek Subpoena for Information on Niger Attack John McCain May Seek Subpoena for Information on Niger Attack
- October 20, 2017

McCain also argued Wednesday that the Trump administration is not being forthcoming about the information it has. McCain also signaled that he might hold up defense nominations over the issue. "So we deserve to have all the information". "We're just doing our job, which is to look carefully at what took place". Rapuano went on to say, "It is clear we have more work to ensure we are ready for a significant cyber incident". (more...)
3 die in shooting near Colorado State University 3 die in shooting near Colorado State University
- October 20, 2017

The other three people involved in the shooting were not affiliated with CSU, a public university with more than 33,000 students located about 65 miles (105 kilometers) north of Denver. University police sent text and email alerts to students and employees at 2:35 a.m. alerting them to the shooting. Police spokesman Matt Johnson that four people were involved in Thursday's shooting, including some who died and some who were wounded. (more...)
Parents Get Help Coaching Teen Drivers from Michelin, NFL Star Parents Get Help Coaching Teen Drivers from Michelin, NFL Star
- October 20, 2017

Other programs for teen driver safety include 15 Minutes, Impact Teen Drivers , among others. That represents a 10-year decline of 56 percent from 2001, when 41 teen drivers were killed. According to data analyzed by NHTSA, teen drivers were 2.5 times more likely to engage in one or more potentially risky behaviors when driving with one teenage peer, as compared to driving alone. (more...)
President Suggest Dems, FBI or Kremlin May Have Bank Rolled Salacious Dossier President Suggest Dems, FBI or Kremlin May Have Bank Rolled Salacious Dossier
- October 19, 2017

Trump (@realDonaldTrump) October 19, 2017The tweet from the president comes after Fox News reported Wednesday that two officials from Fusion GPS, the political researched firm behind the dossier, took the Fifth Amendment in front of the House Intelligence Committee. (more...)
Suspect in officer's death rubs feces on face, halts trial Suspect in officer's death rubs feces on face, halts trial
- October 19, 2017

Opening arguments in his trial are scheduled for Monday. "Mr. Boys ate his own feces in court", Sothern said. "He was between us, less than a foot away from each of us". "He doesn't understand his legal rights", Tulane University professor and psychiatrist Dr. James Brad McConville testified in September. "Breaking: Officials say Boys rubbed feces on his face and in his mouth in the middle of jury selection", Travers Mackel tweeted. (more...)
North Korea Threaten Nuclear Strike on USA North Korea Threaten Nuclear Strike on USA
- October 19, 2017

And it has responded in the most North Korea-y way possible: by threatening an "unimaginable strike at an unimaginable time" against the US. Forty warships have been deployed in a line stretching from the Yellow Sea to the Sea of Japan . (more...)
Donald Trump Is Not The First President To Send Someone A Check Donald Trump Is Not The First President To Send Someone A Check
- October 19, 2017

Chris Baldridge remembers the call he received from Trump after his son's death, including an offer to give him a personal check for $25,000 after he expressed frustration with the military's casualty benefits. That call happened in June, and when the Post was reporting on the story, four months later, Baldridge still hadn't gotten a check. "I could not believe he was saying that, and I wish I had it recorded because the man did say this", Baldridge told the paper. (more...)
Trump gives his team 'a 10' on Puerto Rico response Trump gives his team 'a 10' on Puerto Rico response
- October 19, 2017

Parts of Puerto Rico look as if the hurricane struck yesterday, not last month. They [Puerto Rico] are today, four weeks after the storm, where Florida was 48 hours after the storm. Congress to approve grants and loans to help rebuild Puerto Rico after it was devastated by Hurricane Maria a month ago. Watch the president brag about the federal government's great response in the video below. (more...)
Carmelo Anthony Breaks Silence on Phil Jackson Carmelo Anthony Breaks Silence on Phil Jackson
- October 19, 2017

I don't know. I can't pinpoint the exact time . He was like, 'Dad, where you getting traded to?' I told him, 'I don't know, where do you think I should go?' He said: 'You really want me to give you my opinion? "I'm pretty sure if I'm an exec, I'm like, 'Oh [shoot], hold up.' You see what just happened [with the Irving trade] right now, so we've got to get something back in return". (more...)
Winter Weather Forecast: Warmer Than Normal In Northeast, Says NOAA Winter Weather Forecast: Warmer Than Normal In Northeast, Says NOAA
- October 19, 2017

Normal temperatures are forecast for a thin swath of states from IN to Idaho. But La Nina is not the only factor that can influence this year's winter weather. In a conference call, NOAA officials provided the organization's official winter outlook based on data collected throughout the year, computer model simulations and known patterns regarding La Niña winters. (more...)
Storm Brian: 80mph winds, traffic delays and blackouts expected Storm Brian: 80mph winds, traffic delays and blackouts expected
- October 19, 2017

The wild conditions, caused by a "weather bomb" over the Atlantic Ocean, may cause coastal flooding and affect transport, the Met Office said. Scotland should escape the storm but will have scattered showers throughout the weekend. Met Éireann's national weather advisory for the wind and rain remains at yellow level, warning of gusts of over 110km/h from Friday onwards. Some transport disruption is likely across the warning area, with delays to road, rail, air and ferry transport. (more...)
Ohio Republican announces plans to leave Congress Ohio Republican announces plans to leave Congress
- October 19, 2017

Tiberi said Thursday, Oct. 19, that he will resign from his seat to take the helm of a business policy group back home. The New York Times first reported Tiberi's expected resignation. The 54-year-old Tiberi has held the central OH seat since 2001. Tiberi's announcement comes amid a spate of congressional resignations by Republicans. (more...)
Bush Says America Has Lost Its Identity in Trump Era Bush Says America Has Lost Its Identity in Trump Era
- October 19, 2017

Our politics seems more vulnerable to conspiracy theories and outright fabrication", Bush said during a speech in NY on the "spirit of liberty", sponsored by the George W. 'We see a fading confidence in the value of free markets and worldwide trade, forgetting that conflict, instability and poverty follow in the wake of protectionism'. (more...)
Four British missionaries kidnapped by gunmen in southern Nigeria Four British missionaries kidnapped by gunmen in southern Nigeria
- October 19, 2017

They run a medical charity called New Foundations providing aid to remote villages in the Nigerian delta. Aniamaka says it is believed that militants carried out the kidnapping. Police Commissioner Zanna Ibrahim said authorities were hunting five suspects. A number of foreigners have, in the last few years, been kidnapped in the Niger Delta region, which holds most of the country's crude oil - the country's economic mainstay. (more...)
Shakeout 'and get out' in Campbell River natural disaster drill Shakeout 'and get out' in Campbell River natural disaster drill
- October 19, 2017

At 10:19 a.m. PT, in businesses, schools, and homes, people will drop to the floor, find cover underneath a stable desk or table, and hold on for a few minutes. Emergency officials say you can reduce your chance of injury by dropping where you are and covering your head and neck with your hands. More than 440,000 people in Missouri and 300,000 in IL have signed up online to take part this year. (more...)
Britain says chances of resolving Northern Ireland impasse 'not positive' Britain says chances of resolving Northern Ireland impasse 'not positive'
- October 19, 2017

I don't have much of a portfolio here'. The Secretary of State says he does not wish to see devolution end but emphasises that his ultimate responsibility is to ensure some form of government in Northern Ireland. The DUP have rejected this, with DUP leader Arlene Foster instead proposing a "cross-community" bill which would include both the Irish language and Ulster Scots. (more...)
'You're my family': PM Modi celebrates Diwali with troops in J&K's Gurez
- October 19, 2017

It is to mention here that the Army Chief yesterday was received by Lt Gen D Anbu, Northern Army Commander and Lt Gen JS Sandhu, Chinar Corps Commander. Modi also said that jawans who leave the Armed Forces after completing their duty tenure, can become excellent yoga trainers subsequently. The festival of Diwali celebrates the victory of light over darkness, goodness over evil and justice over injustice. (more...)
McCain is co-sponsoring a political ad bill that takes aim at Facebook McCain is co-sponsoring a political ad bill that takes aim at Facebook
- October 19, 2017

The lack of regulation was highlighted last month when Facebook Inc, Alphabet Inc's Google and Twitter Inc said that they had found election-related ad buys on their services made by people in Russian Federation in the run-up to last year's USA presidential election. (more...)
Flop yatra exposed double standards of BJP: Pinarayi slams Shah Flop yatra exposed double standards of BJP: Pinarayi slams Shah
- October 19, 2017

Asserting that the BJP's march, "attended by 12 Union ministers, four chief ministers, one deputy chief minister, several MPs and national leaders, and workers imported from other states", failed to influence Kerala , the CPM state secretary said "the lion who started from Payyannur became a rat in Thiruvananthapuram ". (more...)
This CIA dog got fired because she didn't want to sniff bombs This CIA dog got fired because she didn't want to sniff bombs
- October 19, 2017

So the force "fired" the smallest puppy in its class, a call it described as "difficult" but "the best for Lulu". Lulu's replacement will join Suni, Heide, Freya, Nicola and Indigo on the training programme. Lulu was no longer interested in searching for explosives. Even when motivated w food & play, she was clearly no longer enjoying herself. But it is not all bad news, as handlers have the option to adopt dogs who are dropped. (more...)
Little chance of fair vote amid protests, says Kenya poll chief Little chance of fair vote amid protests, says Kenya poll chief
- October 19, 2017

Kisumu's deputy governor, Mathews Ochieng Owili, says that "there is no way we are going for an election where the referee is partisan". "Chebukati reads riot act to Raila, Uhuru", reported the Daily Nation which pointed out that electoral commission chief Wafula Chebukati on Wednesday cast doubts on the possibility of holding credible elections next week, blaming it on a sharply divided commission and a creepy political class. (more...)
Iowa governor concerned over plan on fuels such as ethanol Iowa governor concerned over plan on fuels such as ethanol
- October 19, 2017

Gov. Kim Reynolds highlighted the issue amid a proposal by the EPA to lower production targets for biofuels in the so-called Renewable Fuel Standard program, known as RFS. Monte Shaw, executive director of the Iowa Renewable Fuels Association , said after Wednesday's press conference that if the Bloomberg report is accurate, it's good news for the renewable fuels industry and Iowa. (more...)
Melania Trump body double theory goes viral Melania Trump body double theory goes viral
- October 19, 2017

For months now, several conspiracy theories about people using a strikingly similar-looking secret service agents have been doing the rounds - this time, people added photos to justify the theory, along with President Trump's apparent slip-ups regarding his wife's whereabouts and the first lady's sometimes "altered" appearances. (more...)
WH: 'Appalling and Disgusting' for Congresswoman to Politicize Widow's Talk with Trump WH: 'Appalling and Disgusting' for Congresswoman to Politicize Widow's Talk with Trump
- October 19, 2017

When asked on Monday why he had yet to say anything about the deaths of four us service members killed when they were ambushed by ISIS fighters in Niger on October 4, President Trump said he had drafted letters to their loved ones, and planned to call them too. (more...)

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