Friday October 20-th, 2017

Only 'Hard Brexit' Can Work, Says German Business Chief

That means no tariffs, no tariff barriers, free trade on goods. "As we establish our independent position post-Brexit, we will carry the standard of free and open trade as a badge of honor", he said. "In fact I think Bob Marley once wrote a song wh...

Scottish boxer Mike Towell dies after bout

As Towell struggled following his defeat, organisers at St Andrews Sporting Club took the decision to cancel the rest of the evening and initially released the following statement. Towell's opponent Dale Evans called the Scot a "true warrior". ...

14-year-old boy charged in father's killing, school shooting

Authorities have not released a motive for the school shooting or killing. The teen was in court Friday for the initial hearing. His mother could be seen sobbing during the proceedings. Friday at the Anderson County Courthouse. "I'm sorry, " South ...

Russian missile downed Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 Russian missile downed Malaysia Airlines flight MH17

States, which investigative agencies are involved in the inquiry of the tragedy of the Malaysian MH-17 aircraft crash, continue working on defining the mechanism for bringing perpetrators to justice in view of the impossibility of creating a tribunal...

Pope urges greater efforts for peace in the Middle East

The pope remarked that despite great efforts in the past year "the logic of arms and oppression, hidden interests and violence continues to wreak devastation". "I appeal to the consciences of those responsible for the bombings, who will one day wil...

Ontario's Minimum Wage Moves To $11.40 On Saturday Ontario's Minimum Wage Moves To $11.40 On Saturday

In November 2014, the Ontario Liberal government passed the Stronger Workplaces for a Stronger Economy Act, it ties changes to the minimum wage to the Ontario Consumer Price Index. Alberta's restaurant industry directly employs more than 150,000 Al...

Obama to attend Shimon Peres funeral in Jerusalem Obama to attend Shimon Peres funeral in Jerusalem

Today the country's two leaders shook hands and Mr Abbas said: "It's been a long long time" - the Israeli Prime Minister responded: 'It's something that I appreciate very much on behalf of our people and on behalf of us'. But more than two decades la...

Obama, Merkel condemn Russian, Syrian strikes on Aleppo Obama, Merkel condemn Russian, Syrian strikes on Aleppo

Moscow and Damascus launched an assault to recapture the rebel-held sector of Aleppo this month, abandoning a new ceasefire a week after it took effect to embark on what could be the biggest battle of a civil war that began in 2011. Gen. Igor Konashe...

Train engineer in Hoboken crash is Morris Plains man

People at Hoboken Station witnessed NJ Transit train No. 1614 barrel into the terminal, blast through the barriers and stop only after it went through the wall. The Pascack Valley Line train had left Spring Valley, Rockland County, New York at 7:...

Hoboken train crash: What we know

That brings little comfort to those riding a rail system without a way to stop a runaway train. "I just want to send our thoughts and prayers". Witnesses said the train failed to slow down as it entered the station. The PATH commuter train crashe...

Zika travel advisory issued for 11 Southeast Asia countries

The U.S. CDC advises pregnant women to reconsider plans to travel to Malaysia and 10 other countries because of the virus. The CDC added Brunei, Burma (Myanmar), Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Vietnam, Maldives, Philippines, Thailand, East Timor, and M...

United States urges India, Pakistan to avoid steps that escalate tensions

Thursday's strikes mark a rare public announcement by India that it had launched a military operation across its de factor border with Pakistan. Pakistan said the exchange of firing lasted from 2.30 a.m. "Pakistan army is fully prepared to answer...

Nidhogg II coming to PC and Nidhogg II coming to PC and "maybe some other platforms" in 2017

Promising both local and online multiplayer tournament modes, the game will also include at least 10 levels, and a single-player mode allowing you to face off against AI opponents while certain rounds include special challenges. While the first game ...

Pakistani troops killed in border clashes with India

While Pakistan-sponsored terrorism and the Uri attack have left India with no choice, but to assert its military might and send a strong message to its western neighbour that it is capable of carrying out surgical strikes against terror launch pads...

Colombian, FARC leaders to sign historic peace deal

The contrast couldn't be more dramatic: As Colombia's president and the head of its largest guerrilla movement were putting their signatures on a historic peace deal , a 6-year-old boy was killed when he chased a soccer ball into a field and stepped...

President Bill Clinton to campaign in Athens President Bill Clinton to campaign in Athens

She has not campaigned at all in northwest OH, nor has her running mate, Tim Kaine. The democratic nominee will campaign on October 3, and is expected to urge Ohioians to register to vote and vote early. "It's a state that over the last 30 election...

Indian fire kills 2 Pakistani soldiers in Kashmir

Pakistan is identifying all the possible misuses and activities that India can undertake to interfere in the treaty as well as its implementation, he said. Rice discussed deepening collaboration between the United States and India on counter-terroris...

Film Producers Association IMPPA, Temporarily Ban Pakistani Artists In India

India's United Nations mission was not immediately available for comment. PTI Sources say Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar briefed the ambassadors of the countries at South Block. "The surgical strikes on terrorists has been welcomed across the cou...

FBI data show increase in murder, violent crime in 2015

Murder, rape and robbery all declined in MA during 2015, but violent crime as a whole increased, according to new data from the Federal Bureau of Investigation. The numbers include the city alone and not unincorporated areas. In San Bernardino C...

India to review MFN status to Pakistan

Asserting that the government's diplomatic attack was fast losing its sting, the Sena said even one-time staunch allies like Russian Federation - which recently held a joint-military drill in Pakistan - were friendly with India's neighbor. While the ...

Duterte 'happy to slaughter' drug suspects; mentions Hitler

Duterte's decision. "The President himself asked for cooperation from the Vietnam people to consider importing products from the Philippines as we import rice from Vietnam", Lopez said, noting that Vietnam supplies about 48 percent of Philippine ri...

Air strike hits major Aleppo hospital: medical workers

Power generators, water reservoirs, respirators and other equipment were destroyed. "Hospitals, clinics, ambulances and medical staff in Aleppo are under attack around the clock". Msgr. Giampietro Dal Toso from the Pontifical Council Cor Unum, which ...

Shekau: Boko Haram leader says Buhari is a cow worshipper Shekau: Boko Haram leader says Buhari is a cow worshipper

In the 38-minute-long video, in which Shekau appeared with two armed sect bodyguards, Shekau denied that he was killed or badly wounded as claimed by the army in August, and warned the people of Kano and Kaduna to repent. "We are ready for them". T...

Overcrowded bus slips off mountain road in Nepal, killing 14 Overcrowded bus slips off mountain road in Nepal, killing 14

At least 19 people, including four women, were reportedly killed and 20 others were injured in an accident an Tuesday in Dhading district of Nepal. One of the injured being taken to the hospital. There was a particularly large number of passenger...

Kerry threatens to end Syria talks with Russia over Aleppo Kerry threatens to end Syria talks with Russia over Aleppo

The US has accused Russian Federation of taking part in strikes on civilian targets and possibly committing war crimes. The Syrian forces have now begun a fresh set of operations aimed at ridding Aleppo of foreign-backed militants, where they have ...

BJP questions hurry to induct George into Karnataka cabinet BJP questions hurry to induct George into Karnataka cabinet

Talking to mediapersons after the swearing-in, George said "truth prevails". George had resigned on 18 July following the court's orders to the police to register a first information report (FIR) against him and two police officers for abetting Gan...

Katy Perry strips down, gets arrested in sketch reminding Americans to vote Katy Perry strips down, gets arrested in sketch reminding Americans to vote

And in Katy's case, because she sleeps naked, walking out in your birthday suit is fine too. Watch " Katy Perry Votes Naked" - with guest star Joel McHale! - below, and don't forget to register to vote today , if you haven't already.

Judge bars publication of Pippa Middleton iCloud photographs Judge bars publication of Pippa Middleton iCloud photographs

British police have confirmed specialist officers made an arrest in Northamptonshire, England, and the man was booked on suspicion of an offence under Britain's Computer Misuse Act. "There is no suggestion this information is in the public domain - t...

Duterte says will create 'so many new alliances' for Philippines Duterte says will create 'so many new alliances' for Philippines

It's not only the slide in the peso, the worst in seven years, but the pullout of investors from the stock market. The source said Mr Ramos, 88, would still go to Beijing when the time was right. He said it was "a point of no return". Duterte sai...

Trudeau Says Canada, China Exploring Possible Free-Trade Talks

Li says China is serious about strengthening the country's rule of law as well as intellectual property protection and welcoming more Canadian investment. China has a large population, he explained, and that includes violent crime. However, the said ...

Uri attackers came from Muzaffarabad: India tells Pak envoy

Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) official spokesperson Vikas Swarup gave this information on his official Twitter handle. One of the killed terrorists was identified by the NIA as Hafiz Ahmed of Darbang in Muzaffarabad Tehsil of PoK. Swaraj slamm...

[Ticker] Calais camp must be dismantled, says Hollande

Mr Hollande has been criticised over living conditions in the camp, which he acknowledged were "unacceptable". The French president spoke of his "determination" that United Kingdom authorities are involved in the humanitarian effort being carried o...

Jets pound Aleppo as United Nations discusses Syria escalation

Churkin added that there was a humanitarian corridor by which residents could leave, but it was being blocked by rebels. Hundreds of airstrikes have pummeled the city since the Syrian government, backed by Russian Federation, announced a renewed, "...

UNSC to meet Syrian Prez as troops tighten grip on Aleppo UNSC to meet Syrian Prez as troops tighten grip on Aleppo

Muallem also used his address at the General Assembly to reject United States claims that a coalition strike on Syrian soldiers a week ago was unintentional, saying it was "not an error". In exchange for the evacuations, the government is permitting ...

How to join Clinton, Trump supporters at presidential debate watch parties

In a strong signal that most viewers will also be hoping the debates bring clarity, some 72 percent of respondents said they want to see moderators point out when a candidate says something that is untrue. The billionaire's advisers have indeed bee...

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