Monday October 23-rd, 2017

3 in Associated Press Poll 3 in Associated Press Poll

The Bulldogs are #17 in the AP poll and #19 in the Coaches' poll. Stock up: Oklahoma State. All three schools are 3-0 so far. I flipped Oklahoma State and Ohio State in the eighth and ninth spots this week on the basis of the Cowboys' work at P...

Supreme Court to hear plea challenging deportation of Rohingya illegal immigrants today Supreme Court to hear plea challenging deportation of Rohingya illegal immigrants today

The apex court is hearing an appeal lodged on behalf of Rohingya against the deportation plan proposed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Hindu nationalist government. It says the Rohingya can not use the 1951 Refugee Convention or the 1967 Protocol...

3 dead, several critically injured when buses crash in Flushing 3 dead, several critically injured when buses crash in Flushing

The private bus, which is operated by the Flushing-based Dahlia Travel and Tours, subsequently crashed into a Kennedy Pizza and Chicken, damaging and starting a small fire inside the building, according to the New York Post. "I guess she was one ...

WH denies Trump is softening stance on Paris climate deal WH denies Trump is softening stance on Paris climate deal

The withdrawal from the 2015 agreement was panned by environmentalists and the US' global partners, but Trump won praise from his base on following through with a campaign pledge. Almost 200 countries agreed in Paris in December 2015 to curb carbon d...

Ryanair to cancel 40-50 flights per day for 6 weeks, Report Ryanair to cancel 40-50 flights per day for 6 weeks, Report

Rory Boland, travel editor at consumer watchdog Which?, comments: "It's essential that Ryanair release a full list of flights that will be affected so that passengers have as much time as possible to make alternate arrangements". "We have only taken ...

Dreamers get loud, disruptive at Nancy Pelosi event in San Francisco

Barbara Lee , D-Calif., and Jared Huffman, D-Calif., struggled to speak over chants of "all 11 million", a reference to the estimated total number of undocumented immigrants now in the country. Mike Rounds, R-S.D., said that when as governor in 2009,...

Dad arrested for chasing terrified six-year-old daughter in clown mask Dad arrested for chasing terrified six-year-old daughter in clown mask

The chase turned into a fiasco when the 6-year-old girl jumped into a random vehicle and also a nearby apartment, yelling a clown was following her. Barrett was charged with child endangerment and inducing panic while Santiago was charged with us...

Iran's Rouhani: Ending Nuclear Deal 'Would Carry High Cost' for US Iran's Rouhani: Ending Nuclear Deal 'Would Carry High Cost' for US

For his part, Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei, the ultimate power in Tehran's theocracy, took to his English-language Twitter account to label Washington as domineering, bullying , oppressive, hounding and cruel - and corrupt and lying to boot.

Aviation commission to meet over Ryanair cancellations Aviation commission to meet over Ryanair cancellations

The Irish-based airline also said it had to clear a backlog of staff leave by the end of the year. Plans got off to a bad start, with 170 flights axed over the weekend, drawing complaints from stranded passengers on social media. No Ryanair flights...

Hurricane Maria: storm strengthens as it heads towards Caribbean Hurricane Maria: storm strengthens as it heads towards Caribbean

A Hurricane Watch has also been issued for the U.S and British Virgin Islands, St. Maarten, St. Martin and St. Barthelemy and Anguilla. It is forecast to stay off the United States east coast, but could bring tropical storm conditions to some areas...

GOP readies what may be its final attempt to repeal Obamacare GOP readies what may be its final attempt to repeal Obamacare

Republican (and sometimes Democratic) governors have always been cheerleaders for this concept, though they are generally not as willing as members of Congress or conservative activists to contemplate a compete federal abandonment of Medicaid to the ...

Cincinnati Bengals: Offense flounders again in Week 2 defeat to Houston Texans Cincinnati Bengals: Offense flounders again in Week 2 defeat to Houston Texans

He completed just two passes over Houston's first three drives, earning just one first down. Watson's first start, coming on his 22nd birthday, was a straightforward one and his passing game will require work having nearly thrown a couple of earl...

After Irma, the Island of Barbuda Remains Deserted After Irma, the Island of Barbuda Remains Deserted

The Barbudan people have been living on the island of #Barbuda for 300 years, but after the 378-mile-wide #Hurricane Irma tore through the 62-square-mile island , "the damage is complete", according to Ronald Sanders, the USA ambassador to the...

Paris: Failed stabbing attack by man shouting 'Allah' Paris: Failed stabbing attack by man shouting 'Allah'

The Sentinelle is a French military operation created to deploy additional police and gendarmerie forces in the country after the January 2015 terrorist attacks in Paris . Parly said the failed attack , which was immediately thwarted, demonstrate...

Heather Locklear hospitalized after auto crash in California Heather Locklear hospitalized after auto crash in California

The former " Melrose Place " star was taken to a local hospital with minor injuries following the auto crash, according to a new report from TMZ . The investigation was ongoing. And Tom Marshall, a spokesperson for the California Highway Patrol, rev...

Qatar's emir to talk to Merkel, Macron to end Gulf crisis Qatar's emir to talk to Merkel, Macron to end Gulf crisis

Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Egypt and the United Arab Emirates cut diplomatic ties with Qatar on June 5, accusing Doha of supporting extremism - charges the emirate has denied. French President Emmanuel Macron on Friday urged the lifting of an embargo o...

Mahesh Babu, Rakul Preet Mahesh Babu, Rakul Preet

A new Tamil/Telugu trailer of Mahesh Babu starrer Spyder is out. The trailer is getting mixed talk. Apparently, a rough cut of the film's trailer got leaked on the internet because of a cyber-attack. Although, he is not ready to change the worl...

Pakistan firing kills BSF trooper in J&K Pakistan firing kills BSF trooper in J&K

As per the latest reports, the firing stopped on Sunday. Apart from troop casualties, the firing has claimed civilian lives on both sides, besides prompting migrations of residents from frontier areas. One other civilian was also injured. He hailed...

Dozens attend Huntsville Confederate monument protest and rally Dozens attend Huntsville Confederate monument protest and rally

About three pro-Confederate people are here. But pro-Confederate protesters weren't the only group of demonstrators to take to the street in Richmond on Saturday. They later said the tires on their vehicle were slashed. While pro-Confederate rall...

Research on old men having big ears wins an Ig Nobel Research on old men having big ears wins an Ig Nobel

Winners would also receive $10 trillion, the presenters announced - albeit of the Zimbabwean variety. The prizes are sponsored by the Annals of Improbable Science magazine. The biology prize went to Japanese-Brazilian-Swiss team Kazunori Yoshizaw...

United States drone attack kills 3 in Pakistan's tribal region United States drone attack kills 3 in Pakistan's tribal region

No government spokesman was available for comment. Ghani further said that the world has heard Afghanistan's voice on counter-terrorism efforts and that the Taliban must know they can not win the war. Observers predicted an increase in U.S. drone a...

Chicago scores legal victory in sanctuary city battle with Sessions Chicago scores legal victory in sanctuary city battle with Sessions

Sessions wanted local authorities to detain people in this country illegally for 48 hours, so immigration agents could apprehend them, and allow agents into local jails. Dozens of cities have taken a stance on deportation enforcement similar to Chic...

United States options on North Korea 'effective and overwhelming': Donald Trump United States options on North Korea 'effective and overwhelming': Donald Trump

Standing before a B-2 stealth bomber and a vast USA flag, Donald Trump on Friday lashed out at North Korea warned that advanced United States weaponry could make the souls of America's enemies "crumble". Mattis was at the U.S. Strategic Command h...

McMaster defends Trump tweets on United Kingdom attack McMaster defends Trump tweets on United Kingdom attack

Officials confirmed it as a terrorist attack, which is the fifth in Britain in 2017. In a tweet , the U.S. president said the perpetrators were " in the sights " of Scotland Yard and called for a "proactive" response. So far this year the Unit...

Gurgaon woman caught slapping Army jawan repeatedly in video, held Gurgaon woman caught slapping Army jawan repeatedly in video, held

The incident had taken place in Delhi's Vasant Kunj area. The police tracked the registration number of Kalra's Indica vehicle. He alleged that the auto was being driven in a zig-zag manner and Kalra refused to give them way. Soon, she starts to ph...

'Godfather II,' 'Alien' actor Harry Dean Stanton dead at 91 'Godfather II,' 'Alien' actor Harry Dean Stanton dead at 91

In Wim Wenders' 1984 rustic show " Paris, Texas ", Stanton's close silent execution is bound with snapshots of cleverness and impact. Stanton's final role, " Lucky ", was directed by John Carroll Lynch in his directorial debut. During six d...

Trump says London explosion was attack by 'loser terrorist' Trump says London explosion was attack by 'loser terrorist'

Donald Trump tweeted: 'Another attack in London by a loser terrorist.These are sick and demented people who were in the sights of Scotland Yard. US President Donald Trump has tweeted that terrorists' internet should be " cut off " and "use [d...

ICC congratulates Pakistan on successfully hosting World XI's tour ICC congratulates Pakistan on successfully hosting World XI's tour

Hosting of this short cricket series is a major step towards the revival of cricket in Pakistan and to convivence the other countries to play cricket in Pakistan. "Now that the first step has been taken, there will be more steps on way", he said. On ...

California lawmakers take anti-Trump stance as session ends California lawmakers take anti-Trump stance as session ends

Entitled the " California Values Act ", the final version passed the Democratic-controlled Senate by a vote of 27-11. "Given their limited resources, I agree that state and local law enforcement should not be doing the jobs of federal immigration...

Help Rohingyas 'regardless of politics', says United Nations about India's policy Help Rohingyas 'regardless of politics', says United Nations about India's policy

The Indian government on Thursday told the Supreme Court that Rohingya refugees were "a threat to national security", pushing back against the condemnation of its plans to deport them. "It (such statements ) undermines India's security". Rijij...

Facebook allowed adverts to be targeted at 'Jew haters' Facebook allowed adverts to be targeted at 'Jew haters'

The news outlet subsequently contacted a red-faced Facebook , which blamed an algorithm for creating the anti-Semitic categories, which were then removed. The company added that it would explore ways to prevent similarly offensive ad targeting c...

Cassini spacecraft ends 20-year-old voyage in style, crashes into Saturn Cassini spacecraft ends 20-year-old voyage in style, crashes into Saturn

EDT, but the delay and distance between Saturn and Earth caused NASA to continue receiving the probe's final radio signals for another 83 minutes after. Flight controllers wearing matching purple shirts stood and embraced and shook hands. " Cas...

Five die in Florida nursing home after Irma knocked out power Five die in Florida nursing home after Irma knocked out power

In Hollywood , three patients were found dead at the nursing home early Wednesday after emergency workers received a call about a person with a heart attack, and five more died later, police said. The hurricane struck northern Caribbean islands la...

We are not jihadists, say Rohingya militants We are not jihadists, say Rohingya militants

Aung San Suu Kyi's attends a Myanmar parliament meeting on April 8, 2015. And this is going to, in many ways, I think, define the direction that Burma will take. "I call on Myanmar authorities to suspend military action, end the violence, uphold the ...

Piers Morgan sends message to Arsenal fans about Jack Wilshere Piers Morgan sends message to Arsenal fans about Jack Wilshere

Arsene Wenger has opted to make several changes from the side which beat Bournemouth comfortably at the weekend as the Chilean worldwide is afforded his first start at the Emirates Stadium this season. However, he wants Arsenal to take the competi...

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