Tuesday October 17-th, 2017

IS Claims Responsibility for Attack in Bavaria

In January, Bavaria's justice minister launched a state program in Ansbach meant to teach refugees the basics of law in their new host country. The assailant set off a backpack laden with explosives and shrapnel Sunday night after being refused e...

Jockey JT McNamara dies aged 41 Jockey JT McNamara dies aged 41

Dad-of-three Mr McNamara is understood to have suffered complications on Friday night before being taken to University Hospital Limerick, the Limerick Leader reported. AP revealed the moment he was told of his friend's injury and said he looked o...

Verify: Bernie Sanders' primetime Democratic National Convention speech

Some supporters of Clinton's primary rival, Bernie Sanders , continued to voice their displeasure with the pick, but there was nothing they could do to take the nomination away from Clinton. The convention became a giant testimonial dinner for Hi...

Four terrorists killed, 1 apprehended in Kupwara encounter Four terrorists killed, 1 apprehended in Kupwara encounter

A Pakistani terrorist captured alive on Tuesday during an encounter in Kashmir has been identified as Bahadur Ali, a resident of Pakistan's Lahore. The arrest of a terrorist is a "big success" for security forces as it brings in open the game plan ...

Sanders rallies supporters behind Clinton despite DNC's betrayal Sanders rallies supporters behind Clinton despite DNC's betrayal

After the roll call of states formalizing Clinton's nomination, former President Bill Clinton will take the stage for a history-making appearance of his own at the Democratic convention. Brown responded that the it was more disrespectful that t...

German bomber called in video for more attacks

Then on Sunday, a Syrian asylum seeker killed a woman with a knife in the southwestern city of Reutlingen before being captured by police in an incident that authorities say was not likely linked to terrorism. "The danger of attack has been high ...

Aussie Dollar Rises After Inflation Rebounded in Second Quarter Aussie Dollar Rises After Inflation Rebounded in Second Quarter

IG chief market strategist Chris Weston said an RBA rate cut would be sewn up based on just headline inflation, but the underlying figures created doubt. That's why the RBA can contemplate rate cuts at all. He says there is an argument further rate...

Canadian woman charged for shooting at Pokemon Go players Canadian woman charged for shooting at Pokemon Go players

York Regional Police would like to remind members of the public and players that any distraction while walking on or near roadways can be hazardous. The cellphone-based game sends players into the real world to search for digital monsters known as ...

EU Privacy Regulators Set Moratorium on Challenges to Data Transfer Pact EU Privacy Regulators Set Moratorium on Challenges to Data Transfer Pact

So we'll have to wait and see what happens there, but even if there is a case raised against Privacy Shield by a campaigner and even if the likes of the ICO believe the agreement isn't working, nothing can be done within the year. Privacy Shield are ...

Gunman gets shot by Pokemon Go player he tried to rob

At that moment, an armed man and a driver pulled up in an SUV and demanded they handed over the things they had, police said. The Pokémon Go player had a concealed weapons permit. Gary Reese Freedom Park, where the incident occurred, is about two mil...

Turkey, once touted as regional model, is mired in tension

The decree from Turkey's cabinet of ministers was published late Wednesday in the country's Official Gazette. Erdogan declared a three-month state of emergency in Turkey on July 20. Anadolu Agency also says the government has chose to close down do...

Coup-plotters 'tried to force army chief to speak to Gulen'

But rights activists and opposition groups, including from Turkey's Kurdish minority, fear a widening witchhunt of government critics. The government also shut down more than 2,000 institutions linked to the cleric Fethullah Gulen, Edogan's longtim...

Now get set to watch Kabali 2! Now get set to watch Kabali 2!

Overall, though "Madari" might be a big stand in comparison to Kabali and Sultan, but Irrfan Khan is a class actor and has always been respected for his excellent deliverance, doing justice with its roles. In fact, special flights are being organis...

Suitcase explodes in southern German town; no one hurt Suitcase explodes in southern German town; no one hurt

The explosion occurred about 200 metres from the reception centre. However, local police later clarified that the fire was not caused by an explosive device. Mohammad Daleel tried to get into a music festival in the town but was refused entrance....

Police confirms NNPC gas pipeline explosion in Akwa Ibom Police confirms NNPC gas pipeline explosion in Akwa Ibom

According to a brief statement of Mudoch Agbinibo, its representative, the Niger Delta militants claimed that the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation pipeline was exploded on Nsit-Ibom. But the Movement for the Emancipation of the Niger Delta (ME...

Odds of rate cut lengthen despite inflation hitting 17-year low Odds of rate cut lengthen despite inflation hitting 17-year low

The quarterly CPI data was reported to rise 0.4%, in line with expectations and up from a 0.2% decline in April, that triggered the May rate cut. "The Housing Group increased by 0.4% for the quarter and 1.3% for the year to June 2016 with rents inc...

New 'Wonder Woman' Photo Sends Diana to the Trenches New 'Wonder Woman' Photo Sends Diana to the Trenches

Keep Wonder Woman bad-ass and this movie might not jump the shark like other comic book-inspired featured films (e.g.: Fantastic Four, Elektra , Catwoman , etc.). If you saw "Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice", you know that she (along with, in...

'Pokemon Go' locations causes concerns for some business owners

People play "Pokemon Go" on the field at Durham Bulls Athletic Park Tuesday, July 12, 2016 , in Durham, NC. The museum's communications director said he's trying to get the museum removed from the game. The Pokemon Go phenomenon is raising a l...

Calgary Man Reportedly Detained For Involvement In Attempted Turkish Coup Calgary Man Reportedly Detained For Involvement In Attempted Turkish Coup

A picture circulating in the Turkish media shows a man alleged to be Hanci apparently handing out money with USA -based cleric Fethullah Gulen, who Turkish authorities say was behind the failed coup-a charge Gulen denies. This guy is just a regular g...

Transport employees strike enters 2nd day,no solution in sight Transport employees strike enters 2nd day,no solution in sight

Transport Minister Ramalinga Reddy said it was not financially possible for the demand to be met. "We will have an additional outlay of Rs. 1,550 crore over the next four years to provide a 10 per cent hike". "If we increase it by 10 per cent, it wil...

Syrian opposition calls for suspension of U.S.-led air strikes

Tens of thousands of people have been stuck in the area known as the "berm" for its earthen mounds, after Jordan closed the border following a vehicle bombing last month that killed seven Jordanian soldiers near the Rukban crossing point. It said i...

Man who killed 19 mentally disabled people in Japan arrested Man who killed 19 mentally disabled people in Japan arrested

Uematsu told police that he had wished disabled people would be "cleared", according to investigative sources. 26-year-old Satoshi Uematsu had left dead or injured nearly a third of the almost 150 patients at the facility in a matter of 40 minute...

Holy Cow, Unholy Politics - Dalits Rise Against Discrimination Holy Cow, Unholy Politics - Dalits Rise Against Discrimination

Umar Malick, President of the Indian American Muslim Council. When police reached the site where the carcass was kept, they found Balu unconscious and called an ambulance. They were thrashed in full public. I have three brothers and I have two so...

Dozens Of Civilians Killed In US-Led Coalition Strike In Syria

French President Francois Hollande disputed that French planes were responsible, while a spokesman for the U.S.-led coalition said there were "multiple national aircraft" striking in Manbij, making it hard for the Syrian government to detect who co...

Bernie Sanders Started a Political Revolution He Can No Longer Control Bernie Sanders Started a Political Revolution He Can No Longer Control

Those events come after his prime-time address to the convention on Monday, where he said he would work to continue his "political revolution" even as he pressed his supporters to back Clinton. - The former president proved to be an effective advocat...

Bill's role: To be determined

Having a former president in the White House could be a real asset for Hillary Clinton, giving her an informal chief counsel who knows firsthand what it's like to wrestle with consequential decisions. "My husband, who I'm gonna put in charge of rev...

Obama Denies Prior Knowledge of Turkish Coup Attempt Obama Denies Prior Knowledge of Turkish Coup Attempt

Mr Gulen's nephew, Muhammet Sait Gulen, was detained in the north-eastern city of Erzurum to be taken to the capital Ankara for questioning, the Anadolu news agency says. More than 9,000 soldiers have been arrested since the coup, but 1,200 were re...

Japan stabbing suspect taken from jail to see prosecutors

A Japanese man accused of stabbing and killing 19 patients in a facility for disabled people near Tokyo was taken from a regional jail to see prosecutors on Wednesday. He knew the staffing would be down to just a handful in the wee hours of the morni...

Sarah Silverman Slams 'Bernie Bros' Booing At DNC: 'You're Being Ridiculous'

Comedian and staunch Bernie Sanders supporter Sarah Silverman caused attendees at the Democratic National Convention to erupt into chaos Monday night as she called on her fellow Sanders supporters to unite behind Hillary Clinton in November.

Obama Says It's Possible Russia Will Try to Sway Election Obama Says It's Possible Russia Will Try to Sway Election

A Russian presidential spokesman on Tuesday accused US politicians of being paranoid after they blamed Russia for a hack of Democratic National Committee emails and said the country is backing Republican Donald Trump in the USA presidential race.

#NeverTrump Is Over, and Donald Trump Will Be the Republican Nominee #NeverTrump Is Over, and Donald Trump Will Be the Republican Nominee

Unruh, like many of her allies a delegate for Texas Sen. Rather, Bearden is part of coalition of dissident delegates trying to undermine Trump's expected nomination during the convention, which begins Monday in Cleveland. In another, the panel ...

Cher Rips Debbie Wasserman Schultz: 'Can't You Read the F*cking Room?' Cher Rips Debbie Wasserman Schultz: 'Can't You Read the F*cking Room?'

With boos and chants of "Feel the Bern", die-hard backers of Bernie Sanders signaled on Monday that they just aren't ready to coalesce around the presidential bid of Hillary Clinton despite his pleas. He claimed, however, that this did not mean that ...

Hillary Clinton: "Ted Cruz Was Right"

That's the question hanging over the heads of two former presidential contenders here in Cleveland - the last two men Donald Trump vanquished on his path to the Republican nomination. Cruz later explained he would not endorse Trump like a "servile pu...

Debbie Wasserman Schultz booed off stage at DNC event Debbie Wasserman Schultz booed off stage at DNC event

Wasserman Schultz was booed Friday morning by delegates from her home state of Florida. Wasserman Schultz was removed from her speaking roles last-minute and announced Sunday afternoon she plans to resign as DNC chair at the close of the conventi...

Doping whistleblower appeals to IOC, says decision flawed Doping whistleblower appeals to IOC, says decision flawed

In one of the most momentous moves in its checkered history, the IOC said Sunday it was up to each worldwide sports federation to decide if Russians could take part in Rio. He said that during the push for Olympic eligibility, he spoke with two sep...

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