Monday October 23-rd, 2017

Charlottesville City Council votes to shroud Confederate statues in black Charlottesville City Council votes to shroud Confederate statues in black

The first Charlottesville , Virginia city council meeting since the deadly attack on counter-protesters at a white nationalist rally in the city erupted on Monday night when several residents began shouting down city council members. Protesters qu...

Missouri Governor Halts Execution of Marcellus Williams Missouri Governor Halts Execution of Marcellus Williams

They also rejected the claim that showing "unknown DNA" proved Williams' innocence. The support of Marcellus Williams are also hoping, without really believing in them, a gesture of clemency the republican governor of Missouri, Eric Greitens ,...

Iran enlarges uranium stockpile by 60 percent Iran enlarges uranium stockpile by 60 percent

Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley to discuss Tehran's nuclear activities with global atomic watchdog officials goes against the spirit of the landmark nuclear accord. The head of Iran's Atomic Energy Organization said Monday that if the ...

Multiple Shark Sightings Reported Near Cape Cod in 1 Week Multiple Shark Sightings Reported Near Cape Cod in 1 Week

According to CBS News , this is the second shark incident this week at a Cape Cod beach. In fact, it was the seal next to the surfer that the shark grabbed. Because the attack happened so close to people in the water, the crowd panicked, thinking a ...

Israel to Stress Concerns over Iran in Syria as Netanyahu, Putin Meet Israel to Stress Concerns over Iran in Syria as Netanyahu, Putin Meet

Netanyahu recently said the Israeli military struck Hezbollah in Syria dozens of times , during what was supposed to be a closed meeting with the premiers of Hungary, the Czech Republic, Poland and Slovakia in Budapest. After three hours of talks, he...

Over 10000 Ukrainians killed by military aggression in Donbas Over 10000 Ukrainians killed by military aggression in Donbas

The SecDef also hinted that the Trump administration may provide, lethal, but defensive, weapons to the Ukrainian military. Mattis, on Thursday during a joint news briefing with Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko, said that he would submit concre...

Inventor's lawyer reacts in submarine death case Inventor's lawyer reacts in submarine death case

At a press conference, chief investigator Jens Møller Jensen said police had linked the victim to the torso with DNA obtained from her toothbrush and hairbrush. He later changed his statement and said he buried her at sea after she accidentally...

Cops Arrest Driver After Car Pushes Through Protesters Cops Arrest Driver After Car Pushes Through Protesters

Louis, Missouri, the latest victim in a series of shootings this summer. Police, however, say he attempted to drive around the people before they surrounded the auto, kicking and striking it. Police were initially called to Herring's apartment buil...

Protesters Call For The Removal Of Silent Sam Statue At UNC Protesters Call For The Removal Of Silent Sam Statue At UNC

Read: Southern Heritage Group Asks Commissioners To Keep Confederate Monument In Alamance Co . Activists block a police van holding their detained colleague as a protest turned violent during a demonstration against a statue of a Confederate sold...

Ahead of Ram Rahim Verdict, Court Says Administration 'Already Failed' Ahead of Ram Rahim Verdict, Court Says Administration 'Already Failed'

The case of molestation was filed by CBI, in 2002, on the orders of Punjab and Haryana High Court following anonymous letters circulated about the Gurmeet molesting two 'sadhvis' (female followers). One paramilitary company comprises over 100 p...

Powerball jackpot winning ticket sold at Mass. gas station Powerball jackpot winning ticket sold at Mass. gas station

MA lottery officials confirmed the lucky victor is Mavis Wanczyk , a 53-year-old hospital worker. Donatelli says the founder of the chain, Bob Bolduc, plans to hold news conferences at 10 a.m. That's when she realized she won. South Carolina E...

BJP wins Mira-Bhayander, Shiv Sena 2nd, NCP wiped out BJP wins Mira-Bhayander, Shiv Sena 2nd, NCP wiped out

One seat was won unopposed by the Congress. The Shiv Sena was way behind at second position with 22 seats. But on Monday, BJP nearly doubled its 2012 tally, winning 61 seats. The election has, however, proven to be a major setback for the Nationa...

Abu Sayyaf terrorists slaughter nine after surprise attack on village Abu Sayyaf terrorists slaughter nine after surprise attack on village

So far, he is said to be in remarkable condition despite his ordeal, officials said. A Vietnamese kidnap victim who had been held captive by the Abu Sayyaf Group ( ASG ) for nine months was rescued by military forces at Mataja Island, Basilan, on...

Turku stabbing suspect identified as 18-year-old, Abderrahman Mechkah Turku stabbing suspect identified as 18-year-old, Abderrahman Mechkah

Three people remained in hospital on Sunday in a stable condition following the attack, medical officials said. She said of the eight injured, six were women. He had gone to the aid of a woman who later died. I shouted to people to give me something ...

Oil major Total's shares rise as analysts welcome Maersk Oil deal Oil major Total's shares rise as analysts welcome Maersk Oil deal

AP Moller Maersk's share price rose 4 per cent in Monday trading, while the French energy firm was down 0.1 per cent. For Danish company A.P. Moller Maersk ( MAERSKb .CO), the sale of Maersk Oil, with reserves equivalent to around 1 billion bar...

The final three Strictly Come Dancing contestants have been confirmed! The final three Strictly Come Dancing contestants have been confirmed!

There are just a couple of weeks to go before the Strictly Come Dancing launch show airs and we're getting super excited as more and more names are announced. In her younger years she attended the Royal Ballet School and later opened her own dance ...

Video footage showing Sasikala entering jail surfaces Video footage showing Sasikala entering jail surfaces

The video has now been handed over to the Anti-Corruption Bureau of the Karnataka police for further investigation. The video shows Sasikala and her relative Ilavarasi, both of whom have been convicted by the Supreme Court in a disproportionate...

HTC Vive is Now $200 Cheaper, Permanently HTC Vive is Now $200 Cheaper, Permanently

Vive U.S. general manager Dan O'Brien said , "We want to really significantly boost VR adoption now across the globe". HTC Vive now costs $599 with the price cut, which means it's now the same price as Facebook's Oculus Rift. This device is n...

Paul Ryan: Trump 'messed up' in remarks about Charlottesville Paul Ryan: Trump 'messed up' in remarks about Charlottesville

Democrats will fight ferociously for the social programs they've created, and Ryan will try to reduce or gut them - and also continue to tread carefully to avoid antagonizing the White House . "Doing nothing really isn't an option". "It gets a littl...

Mugabe in South Africa as wife accused of assault Mugabe in South Africa as wife accused of assault

South African Airways says Zimbabwe has placed restrictions on its operations, affecting its flights between the neighboring countries. She failed to appear and the next day the police ministry announced this was because she and the Zimbabwean gov...

Longmont weather: Mostly sunny skies today as eclipse draws near Longmont weather: Mostly sunny skies today as eclipse draws near

Sunday: Mostly sunny - high near 82. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible. Tuesday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. West wind 6 to 9 miles per hour. Monda...

China reacts cautiously to Nepal PM's visit to India China reacts cautiously to Nepal PM's visit to India

Nepal's Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba arrived in India on Wednesday for a five-day official visit. Officials here said some memorandums of understanding are expected to be signed during the visit, and Deuba could seeking India's support for...

Iraq launches offensive against ISIS in Tal Afar Iraq launches offensive against ISIS in Tal Afar

Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi announced the Tal Afar offensive in a pre-dawn televised speech Sunday , warning IS jihadists that they had "no choice other than to leave or be killed". Iraq's Kurds have said they will hold the referendum on Septembe...

Feds Bust Man for Plotting to Bomb Confederate Statue Feds Bust Man for Plotting to Bomb Confederate Statue

Schneck had liquid explosives in his hands, which he tried to drink when confronted at the park, but then spit the explosives out. "When asked by Curtis if he wanted to harm the statue, Schneck responded that he did, and that he (Schneck) did not '...

Powerball jackpot reaches $700 million, second-largest prize in its history Powerball jackpot reaches $700 million, second-largest prize in its history

Virgin Islands. Several people at a downtown 7-Eleven shared what they would do with a winning ticket. Hear the reaction when you are told you have won $20 million dollars. residents the federal tax rate for lottery winnings is 25 per cent of t...

USS John S. McCain collides with merchant ship USS John S. McCain collides with merchant ship

John Richardson, the U.S. Navy's chief of naval operations, said on Twitter . Five sailors were injured and 10 others were missing after a U.S. Navy guided-missile destroyer collided with a merchant ship in waters east of Singapore, prompting a se...

Trump Disapproval Rating Above 60 Percent in Three 2016 Swing States Trump Disapproval Rating Above 60 Percent in Three 2016 Swing States

While a small plurality of voters approve of his handling of the economy, more than 60 percent disapprove of his handling of foreign affairs, an ominous sign as he prepares to reveal his Afghanistan policy to the country. In the 2016 election, T...

Trump Disbands Climate Change Advisory Committee Trump Disbands Climate Change Advisory Committee

A banner notice on the top of the committee's website says: Per the terms of the charter, the Federal Advisory Committee for the Sustained National Climate Assessment (Committee) expired on August 20, 2017. "We're going to be running huge risks here ...

S. Korea drills held as scheduled S. Korea drills held as scheduled

Information such as how long the drills will last and their goal is thought to have been conveyed. About 17.500 American troops are expected to participate in Ulchi Freedom Guardian exercises . They could be flexibly considered if North Korea di...

Led coalition strikes killed at least 27 civilians in Raqqa, monitor says Led coalition strikes killed at least 27 civilians in Raqqa, monitor says

US -backed Syrian opposition fighters have been trying to capture the city from the Islamic State group since June 6, and have been marching under the cover of airstrikes by the USA -led coalition. His comments come against the backdrop of a recent...

New S Korean Top Military Official Vows to Retaliate Against Pyongyangs Attacks

The move came after U.S. President Donald Trump warned that the U.S. military was "locked and loaded" and would respond to any attack with "fire and fury". In 2015, the North fired an artillery shell over the border during the Ulchi drills. The ini...

33 injured in high-speed train crash in US 33 injured in high-speed train crash in US

The wreck happened around 12:15 a.m.at a SEPTA station in Upper Darby, just outside Philadelphia . In that incident , a SEPTA Market-Frankford Line derailed in a rail yard when it crashed into a stopped train , seriously injuring one of the operat...

James Mattis: Reduction in United States troops not North Korea related James Mattis: Reduction in United States troops not North Korea related

Beijing has pleaded for a resumption of long-dormant six-nation talks to peacefully resolve the nuclear crisis. Pyongyang reiterated that it has the capability to attack Guam, Hawaii, and the USA mainland with nuclear strikes. It described North Kore...

Top American general says attack on Japan same as on US Top American general says attack on Japan same as on US

Kono said the security environment in the Asia-Pacific is becoming "increasingly severe" in an apparent reference to North Korea's ballistic missile and nuclear weapons programmes. The uninhabited islands are claimed by both Japan and China, though t...

Modi meets start-ups to find answers to India's problems Modi meets start-ups to find answers to India's problems

While stressing on the need for every person to feel part of the government, Modi said that if one is sitting in front of the government as a client, s/he will speak in a certain way, but if a person is part of the government, s/he will want to talk ...

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