Thursday November 23-rd, 2017

United Kingdom defence secretary Michael Fallon resigns over sexual harassment allegation United Kingdom defence secretary Michael Fallon resigns over sexual harassment allegation

Reuters reported that Fallon said his past conduct had fallen below the high standard required in his position on Wednesday in a resignation letter to Prime Minister Theresa May . The post Britain's May replaces defence minister in growing harassme...

Three dead in brutal Walmart shooting; gunman still at large

A lone suspect was identified by police as 47-year-old Scott Ostrem. Ostrem was arrested in north Denver early this morning. Court records show a resisting arrest charge against Ostrem was dismissed in 1999. An anonymous tipster spotted Ostrem's ...

Jailing of Catalan politicians could lead to backlash Jailing of Catalan politicians could lead to backlash

In response to Catalonia declaring independence weeks later, Spain's Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy stripped the region of its autonomy and unseated its legislators. But instead, magistrate Carmen Lamela chose to jail eight of the politicians, only...

Australian Senate President Stephen Parry to resign over citizenship row Australian Senate President Stephen Parry to resign over citizenship row

He presided over the Senate when six senators did the honourable thing and referred themselves to the High Court to rule on their eligibility and yet still he did nothing to clarify his own status. He quoted former USA president Abraham Lincoln who s...

Donald Trump says 'happy' NY truck attacker should get death penalty Donald Trump says 'happy' NY truck attacker should get death penalty

Speaking to the press Wednesday, the president called the justice system "a laughingstock" and said he would consider sending the suspect to Guantanamo Bay . The terrorist drove a truck on a bike lane hitting pedestrians and cyclists on Tuesday,...

Trump nominee Sam Clovis withdraws consideration for USDA post amid Russian Federation probe Trump nominee Sam Clovis withdraws consideration for USDA post amid Russian Federation probe

In reality, the group met only once or twice and didn't really function. Still, Sessions' defense of the Comey firing - and his insistence that it stemmed from the handling of the Hillary Clinton email case - was consistent with the initial expla...

Broncos name Brock Osweiler starting QB vs. Eagles Broncos name Brock Osweiler starting QB vs. Eagles

Broncos rookie tight-end Jake Butt returned to the practice field; Emmanuel Sanders and Todd Davis also practiced for the Broncos. His return was prompted by Paxton Lynch's shoulder injury suffered in the preseason. He was cut by Cleveland durin...

Kidde Recalls More Than 40 Million Fire Extinguishers Kidde Recalls More Than 40 Million Fire Extinguishers

Owners of the faulty Kidde fire extinguishers are asked to immediately contact the company to request a free replacement extinguisher and instructions for how to return the recalled models. For units produced in 2007 and beyond, the date of manufac...

Google Docs bug locks out users at random, raises privacy questions Google Docs bug locks out users at random, raises privacy questions

For anyone who stores work in the cloud, suddenly being unable to access your data - especially due to a terms of service violation - may sound scary. The bug has raised privacy issues over Google's scanning of documents created and stored it i...

Revanth Reddy Resigned TDP; Joined Congress in Presence of Rahul Gandhi Revanth Reddy Resigned TDP; Joined Congress in Presence of Rahul Gandhi

The sulking episode of Revanth Reddy has finally come to an end. Former Telugu Desam Party (TDP) senior leader Revanth Reddy after submitting his resignation from all party posts said he will join the Congress after meeting vice-president Rahu...

NH attorney general: Investigation into three Dartmouth professors involves 'sexual misconduct' allegations NH attorney general: Investigation into three Dartmouth professors involves 'sexual misconduct' allegations

The New Hampshire attorney general's office, "along with the Grafton County Attorney's Office, the New Hampshire State Police, the Grafton County Sheriff's Office, and the Hanover Police Department, will be conducting a joint criminal investigation...

Federal court blocks Trump ban on transgender service members Federal court blocks Trump ban on transgender service members

The "exclusion of transgender individuals inherently discriminates against current and aspiring service members on the basis of their failure to conform to gender stereotypes", Kollar-Kotelly wrote in her 76-page decision . The "Jane Doe" plaintiffs...

Paramount Has Decided To Resurrect Pet Sematary With Two New Directors Paramount Has Decided To Resurrect Pet Sematary With Two New Directors

Subsequently, yesterday's announcement that Paramount are working on a new take on Pet Sematary - King's 1983 novel, first filmed in 1989 by Mary Lambert - wasn't necessarily too big a surprise. "My affection for Pet Sematary will go on u...

Why is this Japanese company offering their nonsmoking employees paid leaves? Why is this Japanese company offering their nonsmoking employees paid leaves?

But according to a survey by Expedia Japan in conducted 2015, the average Japanese worker used only 39 percent of their annual paid leave. Some employees smoke several times a day which led to complaints, but given that much of the conversations ...

Kremlin denies charges against Trump officials prove election meddling Kremlin denies charges against Trump officials prove election meddling

The statement came after charges were filed in the U.S. against former aides of the Trump campaign. "Without a single piece of proof, we are as you know being accused of meddling not only in the USA election, but also in those in European states", ...

Dejan Lovren shares shocking DEATH THREAT message from football fan Dejan Lovren shares shocking DEATH THREAT message from football fan

That's part of the game. "Disgraceful to read about the comments toward Lovren and his family!" As something of a gesture towards Lovren, Reds fans have come together to vote for him as the club's Player of the Month so that he realises that he h...

Himachal Pradesh elections 2017: Prem Kumar Dhumal is BJP's CM face Himachal Pradesh elections 2017: Prem Kumar Dhumal is BJP's CM face

It also emerged in the deliberations that Congress was getting an advantage with Singh as its CM face while non-declaration of a CM face by the BJP may hurt its chances. Dhumal did not aggressively voice his dissent with the BJP for not being annou...

White House: Manafort charges have 'nothing to do with the president' White House: Manafort charges have 'nothing to do with the president'

Asked by a reporter on Friday whether it "was the official White House position that all of these women are lying", Sanders said , "Yeah, we have been clear on that from the beginning and the president has spoken on it". He went on to say Clovis...

BTK railway to further strengthen Baku-Ankara ties BTK railway to further strengthen Baku-Ankara ties

Baku-Tbilisi-Kars (BTK) railway will play a pivotal role to carry Chinese goods to Europe and will link Caspian Sea with Black Sea. A railway connecting Gyumri, Armenia, and Kars in Turkey is another victim of the long freeze in Turkish-Armenian ti...

Indira Gandhi had keen interest in music: Lata Mangeshkar Indira Gandhi had keen interest in music: Lata Mangeshkar

Carnatic vocalist TM Krishna Tuesday received the Indira Gandhi Award for National Integration. The head granthi of the Golden Temple, Giani Jagtar Singh, today called upon various Sikh organisations "not to allow" the Congress to install a statue ...

Not a 'boo-tiful' forecast for Halloween Not a 'boo-tiful' forecast for Halloween

About 11,400 customers had remained without power as of Monday evening at 9:20 p.m. PSEG said it expected 95 percent of those affected by the storm to be restored by midnight Monday while expecting the bulk of remaining outages would be restored ...

JKPS Kunjwani celebrates Birth Anniversary of Vallabhbhai Patel JKPS Kunjwani celebrates Birth Anniversary of Vallabhbhai Patel

At Changlang, DC Wayong Khimhun paid tributes to the portrait of Sardar Patel and administered unity pledge to the participants. "The then Prime Minister did not give free hand to Sardar Patel in its efforts to consolidate national unity but in s...

One dead at University of Utah shooting, police search for suspect One dead at University of Utah shooting, police search for suspect

The Department of Public Safety has dispatched a helicopter crew to assist the University of Utah Police. "In the communities we serve there is not a better partner than the citizens", Brown said. They identified her as Kathleen Boutain. The police...

RCPD gives a few safety tips for Halloween trick-or-treaters RCPD gives a few safety tips for Halloween trick-or-treaters

Here are has some safety tips for trick-or-treaters. The Rock Church of Greater Portland is holding a trunk-or-treat event from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m.at 66 Gorham Road in Scarborough. Parents should also be wary of candy that could trigger a food alle...

Arrest warrant against Harvey Weinstein accuser Rose McGowan Arrest warrant against Harvey Weinstein accuser Rose McGowan

The felony charge stems from a police investigation of the " Charmed " alum's personal belongings that were left behind on a United Airlines flight arriving at Washington Dulles International Airport on January 20, and tested positive for narcotics...

Kurdish Leader In Iraq Steps Down As Independence Movement Stalls Kurdish Leader In Iraq Steps Down As Independence Movement Stalls

Yet it is unclear if Sunday was the final curtain for Barzani, an ardent Kurdish nationalist since the age of 16 who took up the mantle of his father, the Kurdish leader Mustafa Barzani, after his death in 1979. The city was retaken by Iraqi forces e...

US captures key militant in Benghazi attack US captures key militant in Benghazi attack

American special operations forces captured Mustafa al-Imam over the weekend at a unknown location in Libya. The Sept. 2012 assault killed Ambassador Chris Stevens, U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson also praised the operation to capture al-Imam...

Puerto Rico cancels controversial $300m contract with Whitefish Energy Puerto Rico cancels controversial $300m contract with Whitefish Energy

The announcement by Rossello comes as federal legislators seek to investigate the contract awarded to the small company from Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke's hometown. "The decision announced today is meant to reaffirm our commitment to transparency ...

Judge Rules Against Trump's Trans Military Ban

Officially announced on August 25, Trump's action would prohibit the military from enlisting transgender individuals and force the discharge of active trans soldiers, reversing a 2016 decision made by the Obama administration to allow trans soldi...

Pleasant for Halloween then warming up Pleasant for Halloween then warming up

Highs: Low 60s early, then falling. Temperatures fall back into the middle and upper 40s overnight. By Monday afternoon temperatures should begin to rise and continue getting warmer for the rest of the week. Highs: Upper 50s to low 60s. Another f...

Kidambi Srikanth doesn't think of records but eyes consistency Kidambi Srikanth doesn't think of records but eyes consistency

There's still China Open and Hong Kong Open set to take place in November, ahead of the BWF Super Series Finals in Dubai in December and though all exhausted, Srikanth is all set to rest a bit and begin training again. The veteran has been an integra...

Driver Killed When Hit By Falling Boy, Who Survived Driver Killed When Hit By Falling Boy, Who Survived

His identity has not been released. The boy leaped from Interstate 66 and hit Harris' 2005 Ford Escape at about 4:15 p.m., the local news channel reported . Marisa Harris , 22, was graduate student workingto become a counselor. She told the netw...

Actor who played Shooter McGavin arrested for DUI, plays 'Happy Gilmore' card Actor who played Shooter McGavin arrested for DUI, plays 'Happy Gilmore' card

According to TMZ , McDonald reportedly told police that he played Shooter McGavin in the 1996 comedy "Happy Gilmore " while being taken into custody. In July, the "Cracking Up" star gave Tiger Woods some sound advice after the athlete was also arr...

Kashmir: SC defers verdict on Article 35A by 3 months Kashmir: SC defers verdict on Article 35A by 3 months

The bench was hearing three separate writ petitions challenging Article 35A in addition to the main writ petition filed by a group called "We The Citizens". It also empowers the state's legislature to frame any law without attracting a challenge on...

Three Children Killed, Six Others Wounded After Buggy Crash in Montcalm County Three Children Killed, Six Others Wounded After Buggy Crash in Montcalm County

A 12-year-old boy, a 9-year-old girl and 7-year-old girl all died in the crash. The vehicle and buggy crash happened at 8:34 a.m. on October 29 on E. The driver of the pickup truck was not hurt, and is reportedly cooperating with police. Fox 17 ...

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