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Forecast: Weather conditions to turn colder tonight, Thursday Forecast: Weather conditions to turn colder tonight, Thursday
- November 09, 2017

Highs today will be around 48 degrees with mostly sunny skies, the service says. Friday night , the low will be around 36 with mostly cloudy skies and a south southeast wind of 8 miles per hour, according to the weather service. Saturday night: A 30 percent chance of rain. Sunday: 30 percent chance of rain, mainly before noon, mostly cloudy - high near 50. Into the weekend, for Saturday, highs will bounce back to the low/ mid-70s with partly cloudy skies and winds will build out of ... (more...)
Bob Goodlatte adds to the growing list of Republican House retirements Bob Goodlatte adds to the growing list of Republican House retirements
- November 09, 2017

Another House committee chairman is planning to retire. Goodlatte's decision makes him the 25th Republican congressman to announce his retirement this year, including two other term-limited chairs: House Financial Services Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling and House Science, Space and Technology Committee Chairman Lamar Smith. (more...)
Harlem Pre-K closed after child dies from alleged food allergy Harlem Pre-K closed after child dies from alleged food allergy
- November 09, 2017

Elijah Silvera was only in his first week at the Seventh Avenue Centre for Family Services in Harlem when he went into anaphylactic shock. "Elijah went into anaphylactic shock and was taken to the ER at Harlem Hospital, where, tragically, they were unable to save him". (more...)
The Real Reason I Was Arrested- Bobrisky The Real Reason I Was Arrested- Bobrisky
- November 09, 2017

Ask him who arrested him'. 'I am not aware of the arrest. "Maybe he was arrested by somewhere else". A source however tells LIB that Bobrisky's arrest may be connected to his social media post yesterday where he came out as "GAY" - a criminal offence with a 14-year jail term in Lagos State. (more...)
Starbucks Corporation (SBUX) Reports Insider CULVER JOHN's sold Of 64776 Shares
- November 09, 2017

A number of other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently modified their holdings of the business. Neuberger Berman Gp Ltd Liability Corporation invested in 3.23M shares or 0.24% of the stock. During the key period of last 5 years, Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ: SBUX ) sales have annually surged 11.00% on average, however its earnings per share growth remained at 17.10%. (more...)
Tension Over Detentions In Turkey As US Visas Resume Tension Over Detentions In Turkey As US Visas Resume
- November 09, 2017

As Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildrim prepares to meet with Vice President Mike Pence in Washington Thursday, Amnesty International has called on the U.S.to demand that Turkey release the group's country chairman who has been jailed for months. (more...)
Rick Pitino knew of bribe to lure Brian Bowen to Louisville Rick Pitino knew of bribe to lure Brian Bowen to Louisville
- November 09, 2017

Get the app and get the game. "Two days later, on or about June 3, 2017, Player-10 (believed to be Louisville freshman Brian Bowen ) officially committed to University-6 (Louisville) in return for the commitment by Gatto and Company-1 to pay $100,000 to his family". (more...)
One lakh Indians have signed up for Nasa's next mission to Mars
- November 09, 2017

The microchip will then be attached to the top hull of the InSight lander. Almost 1,38,899 people have applied from India for traveling to the " Red planet ". Space experts point out that U.S. leading the list is not surprising since it is, after all, a Nasa mission. In 2015, almost 827,000 names were collected by NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, California and attached to robotic InSight lander. (more...)
Non-EU Norway appeals for smooth Brexit terms Non-EU Norway appeals for smooth Brexit terms
- November 09, 2017

Britain's position is complicated by the multiple crises facing Prime Minister Theresa May's minority Conservative government. While EU officials watch with concern as crises over Brexit, sexual harassment and other issues rattle the United Kingdom government, EU negotiator Michel Barnier said "time is pressing". (more...)
Arrive early: Sacramento Int'l Airport has new security checks Arrive early: Sacramento Int'l Airport has new security checks
- November 09, 2017

Michael McCaul, R-Texas, said at a hearing following the briefing. It's unclear if our airport in Detroit was part of this testing. When ABC News asked the source familiar with the report if the failure rate was 80%, the response was, "You are in the ballpark". (more...)
Family's plea as Iran TV calls Johnson comments 'unintended admission' of guilt Family's plea as Iran TV calls Johnson comments 'unintended admission' of guilt
- November 09, 2017

He called on Mr Johnson to ask Mr Zarif to acknowledge in public that his wife was in Iran on holiday with her daughter Gabriella at the time of her arrest. Mr Johnson later told parliament that he would seek to visit her in prison on his visit to Iran. It adds that his words are "proof" of the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps' charges against Ms Zaghari-Ratcliffe. (more...)
Government seeks report from IndiGo over passenger manhandling incident Government seeks report from IndiGo over passenger manhandling incident
- November 09, 2017

The airline confirmed on Twitter that the image was not commissioned by them and it was, in fact, in "bad taste". The ad, bearing Jet Airways' logo, took a swipe at IndiGo for the incident. Many people who pull down Air India for its slow service and old cabin crew would be silenced by this one tweet because Air India managed to shut all their detractors. (more...)
Penny Mordaunt replaces Priti Patel as International Development Secretary Penny Mordaunt replaces Priti Patel as International Development Secretary
- November 09, 2017

British Prime Minister Theresa May was expected to appoint Brexit-supporting lawmaker Penny Mordaunt as aid minister on Thursday following a resignation that has left her struggling to stave off open conflict in a cabinet divided over leaving the EU. (more...)
More activity detected at North Korea's nuclear test site, watchdog says More activity detected at North Korea's nuclear test site, watchdog says
- November 09, 2017

Another defector who used to work as a forestry official in Kilju said, "If you plant trees in the mountains there, 80 percent of them die". In its latest analysis of satellite imagery from September 8 to November 1, 38 North reported Monday "significant movement of equipment, mining carts" at a tunnel in an area at the Punggye-ri test site. (more...)
P, PSP join hands, is merger on cards? P, PSP join hands, is merger on cards?
- November 09, 2017

The top brass of MQM-P is also to review the situation arising out of the joint presser. Reportedly, senior party leaders are now seeking an explanation from Dr Sattar to inform them whether the party is going to hold an electoral alliance or a merger with the Kamal-led PSP. (more...)
Invasion only option to rid Korea of nukes Invasion only option to rid Korea of nukes
- November 09, 2017

Two House Democrats, in a letter to the Pentagon, had asked about casualty assessments in a possible conflict with North Korea, and Rear Admiral Michael J Dumont of the Joint Staff responded on behalf of the Defence Department. "That is deeply disturbing and could result in hundreds of thousands, or even millions of deaths in just the first few days of fighting". He is scheduled to hold a summit with President Moon Jae-In and visit a U.S. (more...)
Pregnant Kate opens up about leaving Prince George at the school gates Pregnant Kate opens up about leaving Prince George at the school gates
- November 09, 2017

She has been stepping back into the limelight after suffering from hyperemesis gravidarum , a severe form of morning sickness , with the royal baby is expected in April . The Duchess accesorised with a small black clutch bag, which she has been known in the past to use for sneaky manouevres. Her visit came not long after ISIS threatened to attack the four-year-old at school. (more...)
Trump, Xi to jointly fight terrorism in South Asia: China Trump, Xi to jointly fight terrorism in South Asia: China
- November 09, 2017

During a news conference in South Korea on Tuesday, the president had suggested that Xi had been "very helpful" on the North Korea issue and that China was "trying very hard to solve the problem". President Donald Trump has saluted the "growing friendship" between the United States and China. Xi had rolled out a " State-visit plus " for Trump, who was greeted at the Great Hall of the People by explosions of cannon fire as the American flag fluttered proudly on one side of a central flower ... (more...)
Over 100 products may get cheaper after GST Council meeting tomorrow Over 100 products may get cheaper after GST Council meeting tomorrow
- November 09, 2017

The Council will also deliberate to bring the real estate sector under GST for fixing standard rates in the entire country. Weeks after Revenue Secretary Hasmukh Adhia called for a complete overhaul of the tax rates , it has been reported that the GST Council is likely to cut taxes on 80 per cent items of the highest 28 per cent tax slab. (more...)
Nuclear Tests Creating Wasteland, Causing Deformities in North Korea
- November 09, 2017

North Korean people also drink the water that runs down from Mount Mantap, under which North Korea's military conducts its nuclear tests. Results of Kilju repeatedly source their water from a mountain where the Punggye-ri Nuclear Test Site is located. (more...)
Colombia seizes 12 tons of cocaine, its largest haul yet
- November 09, 2017

Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos congratulated the state police with the largest drugs haul in a single police operation. Santos linked the cocaine to the drug-trafficking gang known as the Gulf Clan, which has become one of the biggest threats to security since peace was signed a year ago with Marxist-led Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia ( FARC ) guerrillas. (more...)
China's trade surplus with USA eases as Trump visits China's trade surplus with USA eases as Trump visits
- November 09, 2017

China is likely to make bigger concessions on trade, but ones that will not affect the economy too adversely, said Chinese expert on China-US relations Shi Yinhong of Renmin University. He made no reference to the first anniversary Wednesday of Mr. Trump's election victory - as the leaders of Japan and South Korea did - and instead stuck largely to a familiar script in which he said China and the United States could peacefully coexist if they respected each other's different political ... (more...)
Qualcomm signs $12 billion in China deals amid Trump visit Qualcomm signs $12 billion in China deals amid Trump visit
- November 09, 2017

Though China has backed United Nations sanctions, USA officials want Chinese authorities to clamp down on unauthorised trade along the North Korean border. He arrived Wednesday afternoon for a sunset tour of the Forbidden City, the ornate Chinese imperial palace stretching from the Ming to Qing dynasties, before taking in a performance of the Peking Opera. (more...)
Fire breaks out on the Monorail; no casualties reported Fire breaks out on the Monorail; no casualties reported
- November 09, 2017

Meanwhile, the fire brigade personnel on field suspected that fire was caused by a short circuit. Mumbai's monorail services came to a grinding halt on Thursday morning after a fire broke out in one of the coaches near Wadala, according to media reports. (more...)
27 killed, 48 injured as bus falls off bridge in Chakwal 27 killed, 48 injured as bus falls off bridge in Chakwal
- November 09, 2017

However, 16 of the critically injured passengers were shifted to Rawalpindi. "The motorway is closed after 10 pm due to smog and overloaded buses are fined on the motorway because of which the driver opted to go through Grand Trunk Road", Afzal said. (more...)

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