Tuesday October 17-th, 2017

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...

Pokemon GO: Hong Kong Joins Japan In Pokemon Heaven

Translated for Pokemon fans: Nintendo stock looks like a Gyarados hit by a thunderbolt attack from a Pikachu. The stock had soared as investors bought the narrative, pushing capitalization and making the firm more valuable than Sony. Nintendo , sai...

Federal Bureau of Investigation probes 'cyber intrusion' after Democrat leak Federal Bureau of Investigation probes 'cyber intrusion' after Democrat leak

But even if Russians were involved in the hack, they were not necessarily behind the leak, warned James Lewis, a cyber security expert at the Center for Strategic and International Studies think tank. "It's a far reach, obviously", Manafort told ...

Turkey to hire 20000 new teachers amid coup probe

Despite the high tensions since the coup attempt, the mood at the Istanbul rally was strongly patriotic. "Turkey should completely be purified from the rule of the putsch", said a "Taksim Declaration" issued by the CHP's Kilicdaroglu. Police also...

Turkey Detains Top Aide to US-Based 'Coup Mastermind'

The decree also extended the period that suspects can be detained without charge up to 30 days. Turkey's state-run television station says authorities have issued warrants for the detention of 42 journalists as the country presses ahead with a crac...

Bernie Sanders backers rain on Hillary Clinton's parade Bernie Sanders backers rain on Hillary Clinton's parade

The last strains of Simon and Garfunkel's "America" played, just as it had on so many campaign stops where he battled Hillary Clinton in a shockingly strong bid for the Democratic presidential nomination. "Sanders supporters were told that that was...

Priest killed in ISIS-linked hostage drama at French church

French media reported the attackers cut the throat of the priest. Police said the attackers slipped into the church at about 9.45am local time during morning mass and took Father Hamel and a handful of others hostage, one of whom was seriously wo...

Seeking Kashmir is wishful thinking, Sharif told Seeking Kashmir is wishful thinking, Sharif told

Accusing Pakistan of using fighter planes and artillery against millions of its own people, the minister said it has no right whatsoever to point a finger against fearless, professional and disciplined police and other security forces of India.

Erdogan declares state of emergency in Turkey Erdogan declares state of emergency in Turkey

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan announced a three-month state of emergency on Wednesday as part of an escalating response to last week's failed military coup. Turkey had imposed martial law-like emergency rule in the southeast of the countr...

Pope expresses shock over violence in French church Pope expresses shock over violence in French church

The slain priest, who was in his mid-80s, was one of several people taken hostage by the two attackers, who authorities said had claimed to be from Daesh, the Arabic term for the Islamic State group. "My heart tells me that this is true, but after ...

Syrian opposition groups condemn US-coalition airstrikes after 140 civilians killed

The Syrian Coalition says it has lodged complaints with US commanders and the United Nations over the strikes on Monday and Tuesday. " We are striking in the framework of the coalition and are very careful in our strikes ", he told reporters.

Clinton's campaign manager: Russian Federation helping Trump Clinton's campaign manager: Russian Federation helping Trump

On Twitter, Trump said it was "the new joke in town" that Russian Federation led the DNC email hack. Russian hackers are suspected to be behind the attack, which is being blamed for the leaked emails that suggest DNC Chairwoman Debbie Wasserman...

U.S. health officials update Zika transmission and testing guidance

The virus can cause serious birth defects including microcephaly, where babies are born with abnormally small heads and brains. Across the United States, 400 pregnant women have exhibited possible infection of the virus, according to the U.S.

Texas police officer killed in apparent burglary attempt

Craig Hutchinson. By 1:32 a.m. when officers arrived at Hutchinson's house, they found him lying near a creek behind his backyard with a gunshot wound. Hamilton said a tip line has been established for anyone with information at 512-671-2767. He adde...

Turkey investigating people who say coup attempt was hoax

It is the first measure implemented under new powers granted to the president by a three-month state of emergency declaration issued Thursday. As part of the mass arrests, police also detained a nephew of USA -based cleric Fethullah Gulen , 75, wh...

AB InBev Increases Offer to SABMiller AB InBev Increases Offer to SABMiller

This values SABMiller at £79bn, and represent a £1-a-share increase on the cash offer and a 88p-a-share increase on the stock alternative. SABMiller shares slipped 0.5% in London to 4,416.50 pence, paring gains after rising earlier in the morni...

Bratton to Step Down as NYPD Commissioner After 2017 Bratton to Step Down as NYPD Commissioner After 2017

Police Commissioner Bill Bratton said his decision to buy the helmets and vests (left) came after he saw a video of a man shooting at two police officers in Brooklyn's 94th Precinct. "With absolutely no regard for their own lives and safety, they're ...

Kabali star Rajinikanth thanks fans for 'Kabali' success Kabali star Rajinikanth thanks fans for 'Kabali' success

Kabali got off to a decent opening with the collection of 5.2 crores on its first day. Ever since Rajinikanth starrer Kabali released on Friday, the movie has been aiming to break all the possible records ever made by previous huge hits includ...

Arlington National Cemetery wants people to stop playing on its hallowed ground

Since the app's release last week, Pokemon Go has been a huge success for Nintendo, raising the company's stocks by 9%. It was labeled a "Gym" where players pit their Pokemon , or pocket monsters, against each other in battle. A spokesperson for the...

China seeks U.S. backing in negotiations with PH

When meeting with Slovak Foreign and European Affairs Minister Miroslav Lajcak, whose country now holds the rotating European Union (EU) Council presidency, Monday in the Lao capital, Wang said China and the ASEAN members have reached consensus on re...

Hillary Clinton Speaks at Veteran of Foreign Wars Conference in Charlotte Hillary Clinton Speaks at Veteran of Foreign Wars Conference in Charlotte

Both he and Romney lost the election in November. The latest figures also put swing states Florida and OH going to the Republicans, with Democrats slightly edging out the GOP in Pennsylvania. Seventy-four percent of registered voters watched at l...

Cruz meets with angry Texas delegates after convention speech

He dropped the reference to "Crooked Hillary", and when some in the crowd shouted "Lock her up", he countered: "Let's defeat her in November". Thousands of supporters who were gathered in the convention hall roared their approval. Trump also launched...

United States election: Donald Trump's speech aims to unify party

Cruz stuck to his non-endorsement Thursday, reminding a meeting of the Texas delegation that Trump has criticized his wife's looks and all but accused his father of participating in a plot to assassinate President John F. Trump was introduced by ...

Trump pulls almost even with Clinton after Republican convention

So I took to the streets to ask Republican voters on all sides of the divide-the pro-Trump types, the shrug-yeah-sure-Trump types, and the Never Trump types-about how the Republican party can heal before November. Trump has boosted his efforts to c...

Star Trek Discovery ship design not final

Star Trek celebrates diversity. The new TV series will also not focus on a ship called the Enterprise , and doesn't exactly have much else known about it. For starters, the executive producer admits that the design of the Discovery was based on th...

French PM Booed After Telling People To 'Learn To Live' With Terrorism

Islamic State claims responsibility for the Nice attack but a direct link between the suspect and the terrorist group is yet to emerge. Investigations said that Bouhlel staked out the Promenade des Anglais on several occasions, taking selfies there...

ASEAN breaks deadlock in China's favor

According to Reuters , the United States , allied with the Philippines and cultivating closer relations with Vietnam, has called on China to respect the court's ruling. "You will read it", he said. The United States now must find a way to support...

Local law enforcement attend funeral of Dallas police officers

Law enforcement agencies from Colorado are going to Dallas to represent the state and honor those who were lost in a shooting last week that killed five officers. He is the first DART officer killed in the line of duty. Funerals for three of the ...

Froome defies bad luck, crashes to win 3rd Tour de France

Froome's victory was not without incident, with accidents occurring on both stage 12, when he ran up Mont Ventoux after his bike was broken, and stage 19. "Whether I can be a Grand Tour contender and target the win we'll have to wait and see. Viv...

Turkey extends detention without charge to 30 days

Turkish authorities earlier on Saturday detained Mohammet Sait Gulen, one of Gulen's nephews, NTV reported. The deadly coup attempt began late on July 15 when rogue elements of the Turkish military tried to overthrow the country's democratically el...

Modi praises parties for speaking in 'one voice' over Kashmir Modi praises parties for speaking in 'one voice' over Kashmir

The government also promised to engage with the Congress to resolve pending issues. Under opposition attack in the handling of unrest in the Kashmir Valley, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday told his NDA partners that his government has nothin...

After NAFTA, Trump advocates to pull out from World Trade Organisation After NAFTA, Trump advocates to pull out from World Trade Organisation

When " Meet the Press " host Chuck Todd told him that some of those hikes "aren't going to get through" the WTO, the Republican nominee responded in kind. Regarding the United States' NATO commitments, Trump was unapologetic, repeating that he me...

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