Tuesday October 17-th, 2017

Here's Everything We Know About Peta Murgatroyd & Maksim Chmerkovskiy's Wedding Today Here's Everything We Know About Peta Murgatroyd & Maksim Chmerkovskiy's Wedding Today

Chmerkovskiy and Murgatroyd's 6-month-old son, Shai , was carried down the aisle by Peta's mother, who then watched her daughter say her marriage vows in a couture ball gown and high heels that she bought during her very first trip to the Ukrai...

Obama takes selfie with mom, baby at Alaska airport Obama takes selfie with mom, baby at Alaska airport

Mr. Obama spoke with Jolene about children growing up quickly, with former President Obama even picking up baby Giselle while Jackinsky snapped photos of the trio with big smiles. When Jackinsky's father walked in, Obama joked he was taking the baby ...

Modi targets Pakistan at G20 Modi targets Pakistan at G20

Emphasising that real growth will not be possible without empowering women, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday made a strong pitch gender equality. In addition to this, the leaders also decided that the private sector will be involved in the gl...

Hundreds of thousands of Turks took to the streets of Istanbul

Kilicdaroglu had said he wanted no party insignia, only "Justice" slogans and pictures of modern Turkey's founder, Mustafa Kemal Ataturk, at the Maltepe rally. "I know we're not back to full normalization yet but we're working on it", he added , tha...

'I was devastated': Blac Chyna speaks about revenge porn ordeal 'I was devastated': Blac Chyna speaks about revenge porn ordeal

Chyna , whose real name is Angela White, says in court documents filed Monday that she had trouble walking after Kardashian hit her during an argument on April 17. The 29-year-old reality star was joined by attorney Lisa Bloom , who said she hop...

Al-Shabab beheads nine civilians in attack on Kenya village Al-Shabab beheads nine civilians in attack on Kenya village

The Somalia-based terror group has for years conducted deadly cross-border attacks in Kenya but it has rarely decapitated the victims. Kenya has seen an increase in attacks claimed by al-Shabaab in recent weeks, posing a security threat before next...

Lawmakers Call for US Residency for Terminally Ill Baby Lawmakers Call for US Residency for Terminally Ill Baby

The 11-month-old's parents have been in a protracted legal battle with hospital doctors, who said the experimental treatment the couple have argued Charlie should receive overseas will not help. Doctors at the Great Ormond Street Hospital in London...

Republican states join revolt over Donald Trump's demand for voter information Republican states join revolt over Donald Trump's demand for voter information

Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach, vice chairman of the Presidential Advisory Commission on Election Integrity, disclosed the plan in a court filing in response to a lawsuit filed by the watchdog group Electronic Privacy Information Center.

Doctors clash on fate of Liu Xiaobo Doctors clash on fate of Liu Xiaobo

They appear to be driven by distrust of Chinese hospitals and a desire for him to regain some freedom. Yu is also head of the Parliamentary Cross-Party Group on International Human Rights. Two foreign doctors who visited Nobel laureate Liu Xiaobo i...

Interior minister dies in Nairobi hospital Interior minister dies in Nairobi hospital

President Uhuru Kenyatta called a press conference the same morning Kenyans learnt of Nkaissery's death and announced Matiang'i will be in charge of the all-important Interior docket albeit temporarily in order to avert a vacuum in the ministry.

Pakistan summons Indian envoy over LoC firing Pakistan summons Indian envoy over LoC firing

In the attack, two Indian soldiers - 34-year-old Naik Jadhav Sandip of Aurangabad and 24-year-old Sepoy Mane Savan Balku of Kolhapur - were martyred. A Pakistan Army post has also been demolished by the Indian troopers. At least two people, includi...

US Judge Rejects Hawaii's Bid to Exempt Grandparents from Trump's Travel Ban US Judge Rejects Hawaii's Bid to Exempt Grandparents from Trump's Travel Ban

Greg Nevins, a lawyer for the LGBTQ rights group Lambda Legal who represents Evans, said the group plans to appeal to the U.S. Supreme Court. A few weeks later, in early April, the full 7th U.S. U.S. District Judge Derrick K. Watson declined Haw...

Fire In Downtown Oakland Destroys Under-Construction Development Fire In Downtown Oakland Destroys Under-Construction Development

A four-alarm fire destroyed an under-construction residential project in downtown Oakland Friday morning. No one was injured. Witnesses reported hearing small explosions coming from within the structure as fire crews worked to contain the fla...

Exiting ethics chief Walter Shaub calls Trump White House 'a disappointment' Exiting ethics chief Walter Shaub calls Trump White House 'a disappointment'

Ethics experts are stepping up calls to strengthen the top USA ethics agency after its outspoken director, who criticized President Donald Trump's potential conflicts of interest, announced his resignation. "We've received very little information a...

Two arrested after threats made outside Sen. Jeff Flake's office Two arrested after threats made outside Sen. Jeff Flake's office

Pima County Sheriff's deputies say two men were arrested for trespassing at Flake's Tucson office, including one who reportedly made the Scalise comment that a Flake staffer perceived as a threat. Ten progressive groups helped to organize sit-ins a...

New govt directive to end practice of dual MRP from Jan 1 New govt directive to end practice of dual MRP from Jan 1

They claimed the Legal Metrology Act was silent on dual MRP so they could charge a different price. The Union ministry of consumer affairs on Thursday made a decision to ban the "dual" MRP policy, a practice through which sellers charge a higher MR...

Bengaluru metro staff called off strike; train services resumed Bengaluru metro staff called off strike; train services resumed

Following the protests, several metro stations in Bengaluru remained shut at 5 am when the first metro train operation begins every day. The workers were arrested after they allegedly assaulted Karnataka State Industrial Security Force (KSISF) co...

Taylor Lautner, Billie Lourd split Taylor Lautner, Billie Lourd split

Lautner was seen partying in Malibu for the Fourth of July holiday without Lourd, which led to speculation ahead of the official announcement. The last time Taylor posted a pic of Billie, he said he was "feeling lucky every day". News after Lourd's m...

NYC Mayor Praises Police at G20 Protest in Hamburg NYC Mayor Praises Police at G20 Protest in Hamburg

Officer Familia, a former Red Cross worker, was a 12-year police veteran, devoted single mother to three children, and the primary caretaker for her own ailing octogenarian mother who was recuperating from cancer surgery. "And I like it as a metaphor...

Migrants are your problem, Europe tells Italy Migrants are your problem, Europe tells Italy

Amnesty International writes that this change has been "a failing strategy that has led to ever more risky crossings and a threefold increase in the death-rate from 0.89 percent in the second half of 2015 to 2.7 percent in 2017". According to the re...

Foreign Hackers Breached Nuclear Facilities In US Foreign Hackers Breached Nuclear Facilities In US

The report carried an amber warning, the second highest threat sensitivity rating, according to the Times . But a New York Times article on the hacking incidents stated, "In most cases, the attacks targeted.industrial control engineers who hav...

Fitbit rival Jawbone facing liquidation Fitbit rival Jawbone facing liquidation

With a value once reaching as high as $3 billion, Jawbone attracted some big names like VC investors Sequoia Capital and Andreessen Horowitz; its board once featured Marissa Mayer. While its demise now may be at hand - the company declined to comme...

Prison Brawl Leaves 28 Inmates Dead in Mexico Prison Brawl Leaves 28 Inmates Dead in Mexico

Acapulco is the biggest city in Guerrero, one of Mexico's most lawless states and a center of opium poppy production that has been a major concern to US officials. That is the same state where seven people were killed, including three police off...

Pro Runner Outruns 2 Black Bears While Training in the Woods Pro Runner Outruns 2 Black Bears While Training in the Woods

Moninda Marube was running in the woods when two large black bears charged him. Marube was grateful the house was only 20 yards away, convinced that the bears would have outrun him if it were farther. In 2015, he ran from ME to California-a four-mo...

Microsoft Layoffs Signal Shift To Cloud Services Focus Microsoft Layoffs Signal Shift To Cloud Services Focus

This move could be the most significant in the tech giant's sales division in recent years, and it could be announced as soon as next week. This news comes about a year after the Microsoft's Chief Operating Officer left. Many reports have also ...

Vurnon Anita deal settles this Newcastle United argument Vurnon Anita deal settles this Newcastle United argument

Leeds United have confirmed the signing of ex-Newcaslte player Vurnon Anita on a three-year deal. Anita, 28, arrived at Leeds after leaving Newcastle and becoming a free agent, despite playing 27 league games last season as the Magpies won the...

Battery-free Cellphones are the Future and Closer Than Ever Battery-free Cellphones are the Future and Closer Than Ever

The only downside is that the user has to press a button to switch between speaking and listening modes. A team from the University of Washington's Department of Electrical Engineering and the Allen School of Computer Science & Engineering has ma...

A chronological look at Canadian-born Omar Khadr's legal odyssey A chronological look at Canadian-born Omar Khadr's legal odyssey

He pleaded guilty to five war crimes - including killing Speer - before a military commission, a process that has since been widely condemned. The outraged widow of the US medic killed by Khadr is dissed in Canadian media with story titles such as,...

Manchester attack: Man arrested over terrorism offences Manchester attack: Man arrested over terrorism offences

Twenty-two people - including an eight-year-old girl - were killed when deranged Abedi detonated a nail bomb in the foyer of the Manchester Arena on May 22. Hashem was arrested in Libya shortly after the attack on 22 May, along with his and Salma...

Idaho Red Cross Struggles To Get Blood Donations During Summer Idaho Red Cross Struggles To Get Blood Donations During Summer

According to the organization, every two seconds blood and platelets are needed to respond to emergencies, heart surgery, organ transplants, and patients undergoing treatment for leukemia, cancer or sickle cell disease. Many people don't realize how ...

Risk of severe storms through Thursday Risk of severe storms through Thursday

On balance, both temperatures overnight and during the afternoon will be near average as we approach the middle of July with scattered thunderstorms possible each afternoon. Clouds will clear out Friday night and the humidity will quickly fall. Tom...

IndiGo does not want government as partner in Air India deal IndiGo does not want government as partner in Air India deal

They also stated that if the Air India deal does not come to fruition, the carrier has plans to launch its own long-haul low-priced flights in the future. American Airlines followed that same model with the acquisition of Trans World Airlines' London...

France will 'ban all petrol and diesel vehicles by 2040' France will 'ban all petrol and diesel vehicles by 2040'

The announcement was made by France's new Ecology Minister Nicolas Hulot as he talked about the country's energy strategy going forward. Cars that use alternative means of energy such as electricity make up 5% of the total auto market in France...

Two dead as strong quake hits central Philippines; 100 injured Two dead as strong quake hits central Philippines; 100 injured

Filipino seismologists measured the depth at just 2 kilometres (1.2 miles) and said the quake, caused by movement of the Philippine Fault, was felt most strongly in Leyte's Kananga town. Gomez said major highways in Ormoc City showed cracks follo...

Amnesty International's Turkey director detained Amnesty International's Turkey director detained

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan arrives at Hamburg Airport for the G20 economic summit. Last month Amnesty International's Turkey chair, Taner Kilic , was also taken into custody . "So we're talking big numbers here with regard to human ...

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