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McCain: Getting answers from Trump on Niger may require subpoena McCain: Getting answers from Trump on Niger may require subpoena
- October 19, 2017

But when asked if he would launch a probe into the matter as chair of the Senate Armed Services Committee, McCain said that he would first like all the information Congress "deserves and needs" before deciding whether to move forward with an investigation. (more...)
North Korea threatens 'unimaginable strike' on USA ship North Korea threatens 'unimaginable strike' on USA ship
- October 19, 2017

China also took additional steps and ordered Chinese banks to stop providing financing to North Korea and ordered the closure of North Korean companies in China within 120 days. pushed punishing new sanctions through the United Nations Security Council, North Korea threatened to destroy the United States, South Korea, and Japan . (more...)
Accused Cop Killer Poops In Court, Smears It on His Face Accused Cop Killer Poops In Court, Smears It on His Face
- October 20, 2017

The defendant had returned from the bathroom, apparently hiding a napkin of his own poop. "Breaking: Officials say Boys rubbed feces on his face and in his mouth in the middle of jury selection", Travers Mackel tweeted. Boys is charged with first-degree murder, a count that could carry the death penalty. Before the poop-eating, jurors had been asked whether or not they could be fair during the trial, and everything seemed to be going smoothly before Boys ate his own poop. (more...)
Qatar emir says open to dialogue to resolve Gulf crisis Qatar emir says open to dialogue to resolve Gulf crisis
- October 19, 2017

Doha denies the allegations. The closure of Qatar´s only land border and the airspace ban on Qatari planes "undermines the global efforts in countering" Daesh in Iraq and Syria, Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al-Thani said in an interview with CNBC . (more...)
Director Kevin Smith to donate future Weinstein residuals Director Kevin Smith to donate future Weinstein residuals
- October 19, 2017

And no f***ing movie is worth all of this. Like, my entire career, f-k it, take it. "It's wrapped up in something really f-king terrible". "He financed the first 14 years of my career - and now I know while I was profiting, others were in bad pain", Smith said of the powerful producer in a tweet on October 9. (more...)
Trump promised grieving military father $25k - which was never received Trump promised grieving military father $25k - which was never received
- October 19, 2017

Dillon Baldridge , who was shot and killed by an Afghan police officer on June 10 along with two other soldiers. The Associated Press reached out to the families of all 43 people who have died in military service since Mr Trump became President. (more...)
Ashley talking to credible potential buyers for Newcastle, says owner's lawyer Ashley talking to credible potential buyers for Newcastle, says owner's lawyer
- October 19, 2017

Mike Ashley, who has clashed with Benitez on a number of occasions, has put the club up for sale but Benitez may still be lured elsewhere if he doesn't get the backing from any new owners- and the club need to be especially wary of these three sides. (more...)
Trump Gives Himself a '10' on Puerto Rico Response, Meets With Governor Trump Gives Himself a '10' on Puerto Rico Response, Meets With Governor
- October 19, 2017

Ricardo Rossello. Trump had previously raised concerns on the island by warning that federal aid for Puerto Rico will not be open-ended. A month after the hurricane laid waste to the island's power grid, destroying homes, roads and other vital infrastructure, the bankrupt territory is struggling to provide basic services like running water, and is in danger of running out of money by the end of the month. (more...)
Thunder's Anthony starts new chapter vs. old club Thunder's Anthony starts new chapter vs. old club
- October 19, 2017

He added , "I think I was very honest and direct with them about wanting to be in NY, wanting to be on a winning team, wanting to have a good team". I don't know. "I think everybody knows what he's doing, but nobody can still stop him". I'm not trusting in that anymore. He wants to make a statement. Houston and Cleveland tried to trade for him, and Portland had perhaps the best available offer, but Anthony ultimately left for the decidedly uncosmopolitan prarie of Oklahoma City. (more...)
Corea del Norte advierte: Corea del Norte advierte: "la guerra nuclear puede estallar en cualquier momento"
- October 19, 2017

El líder de Corea del Norte , Kim Jong-un, es visto en Occidente como un mandatario irracional o incluso "loco", debido a la perseverancia con la que se enfrenta al mundo en medio de la creciente tensión entre EE.UU. Este hecho, unido a la dinámica positiva de los mercados de valores en EE.UU., Corea del Sur y Japón, parece convencer a Cowen de que, en realidad, estos países no esperan "una guerra nuclear inminente". (more...)
NOAA releases 2017-18 winter outlook for the United States NOAA releases 2017-18 winter outlook for the United States
- October 19, 2017

Winter Outlook and the weather lies in the hands of a possible La Nina. NOAA's Climate Prediction Center is forecasting a warmer and drier winter while the northern half of the country is more likely to see a cooler, wetter and snowier winter. (more...)
Michele Marsh dead at 63: Former anchor at WCBS and WNBC Michele Marsh dead at 63: Former anchor at WCBS and WNBC
- October 19, 2017

Brinker, a well-known cancer advocate, in a post to Facebook. I looked up to her so much and when I got to WNBC, she was so kind and welcoming'. In her last moments, Marsh had expressed her gratitude for her family and thanked them for being there for her, Paschall said. (more...)
Four British Kidnapped in Nigeria Four British Kidnapped in Nigeria
- October 19, 2017

Much of the missionaries is done in the Delta's so-called "riverine" areas - dense swamps and creeks accessible only by boat. Police believe militants who have attacked oil and gas pipelines in the oil-rich Niger delta region are behind the kidnapping. (more...)
Missouri bid to land Amazon includes Hyperloop One Technology Missouri bid to land Amazon includes Hyperloop One Technology
- October 19, 2017

Erdmann said an innovation corridor could include Columbia, the home of the University of Missouri. The technology comprises a tubular track through which a train-like pod carrying passengers or cargo travels at high speeds, potentially transporting passengers the 240-mile distance between Kansas City and St. (more...)
Rick Pitino continues to deny any knowledge of NCAA recruiting wrongdoing Rick Pitino continues to deny any knowledge of NCAA recruiting wrongdoing
- October 19, 2017

Maybe Pitino should have Bowen take a lie detector test. Adidas said in an email to The Associated Press that Pitino's suit "is clearly a reaction to his termination yesterday and is without merit". In response to a report saying Pitino received 98% of Louisville's Adidas contract money , Pitino says that information was leaked by the school to make him look bad. (more...)
Another Republican Retiring from Congress Another Republican Retiring from Congress
- October 19, 2017

Tiberi's House colleagues, including Charlie Dent of Pennsylvania, Dave Reichert of Washington State and Ileana Ros-Lehtinen of Florida. In a statement , Tiberi said that he had not determined his exact last day in Congress, he will be out by the end of January of next year. (more...)
George W. Bush: 'Bigotry seems emboldened' in US George W. Bush: 'Bigotry seems emboldened' in US
- October 19, 2017

Bush never mentioned Trump's name or the Charlottesville scandal, but drew his only mid-speech applause by saying that 'people of every race, religion and ethnicity can be fully and equally American. He added, "Foreign aggressions including cyberattacks, disinformation and financial influence should never be downplayed or tolerated". "Our identity as a nation, unlike other nations, is not determined by geography or ethnicity, by soil or blood". (more...)
"The Great SouthEast ShakeOut" Earthquake Drill Happening Thursday
- October 19, 2017

That means participants should drop to the ground, take cover under a sturdy table or desk, and hold on as if a major quake were happening. The method consists of dropping to the ground, taking cover by getting under a sturdy desk or table, and holding on to it until the shaking stops. (more...)
Top Facebook lawyer to testify before Congress in Russian Federation probe Top Facebook lawyer to testify before Congress in Russian Federation probe
- October 19, 2017

The company has already turned over 3,000 ads purchased by Kremlin-linked parties around the time of the election. John McCain on Capitol Hill Thursday afternoon to officially announce the bill . The Senate and House intelligence committees are two of the main congressional panels probing allegations that Russian Federation sought to interfere in the USA election to boost Republican President Donald Trump's chances of winning, and possible collusion between Trump associates and Russian ... (more...)
"Security concerns" lead to LTE service shutdown on Chinese Apple Watches
- October 19, 2017

Customers who bought the Watch between the September 22 launch and the September 28 suspension reportedly still have connectivity. The SIM card is embedded by Apple, not the mobile carriers. For the first time ever, Apple Watch now offered its users cellular service. China strictly regulates mobile phones and all three major telecom service providers are state-owned companies. (more...)