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Criticism at Gun Control in USA Continues Despite Massacres Criticism at Gun Control in USA Continues Despite Massacres
- October 10, 2017

They stuck to themes of sympathy and shared useful information for constituents, such as where they could give blood. President Donald Trump delivered a somber, unifying address to the nation. And I implore Angus King to join her and their fellow senators in developing a common-sense approach to unfettered access to guns in America: mandatory background checks , a ban on assault weapons and high-capacity magazines, a ban on suppression devices and a ban on armor-piercing bullets. (more...)
Kobe Steel's forged data affects more vehicles Kobe Steel's forged data affects more vehicles
- October 10, 2017

Kobe Steel's admission raises fresh concern about the integrity of Japanese manufacturers. The report says, Honda said it also used falsified material from Kobe Steel in auto doors and hoods, and Mazda Motor also confirmed it uses aluminum from the company. (more...)
Students Fall Sick After Chemical Leak Near Shamli's Saraswati Shishu Mandir School Students Fall Sick After Chemical Leak Near Shamli's Saraswati Shishu Mandir School
- October 10, 2017

The probe has been assigned to Saharanpur police commissioner. The wastage from the mill is dumped on this road and the water wastage is treated in a distillery nearby. There was absolute chaos inside the school after the incident. District Magistrate of Shamli Indra Vikram Singh claimed the situation was under control and efforts were on to examine and rectify the problem. (more...)
Facebook India MD Umang Bedi resigns Facebook India MD Umang Bedi resigns
- October 10, 2017

He had joined Facebook in June 2016, succeeding Krithiga Reddy, who moved to the company's headquarters in the US. Although no replacement has been announced, Sandeep Bhushan would be the interim MD. "This will first be available on Android and mobile web, as these are the most widely-used platforms in India", said Facebook's Health Product Manager Hema Budaraju and Ritesh Mehta, Head of Programmes in South Asia. (more...)
Debbie McGee: 'It's tough dancing with a hunk!' Debbie McGee: 'It's tough dancing with a hunk!'
- October 10, 2017

Speaking on her BBC Radio Berkshire programme on Sunday morning, the 58-year-old accidentally revealed that Rev Richard Coles was the next celebrity to be leaving the dance competition. Richard, 55, dressed up as the iconic movie character for a Paso Doble on last night's show , but he ended up in the bottom two. Simon's close friend and footballer Robbie Fowler got humorously involved in the conversation on Twitter . (more...)
Girls' Generation's Seohyun, Tiffany, Sooyoung terminate contracts with SM Entertainment Girls' Generation's Seohyun, Tiffany, Sooyoung terminate contracts with SM Entertainment
- October 10, 2017

With the possible departure of the three members , it is unclear whether they will continue working with the idol group. After its contract with S.M. When Jessica left in 2014 they continued with eight members . Girls' Generation is a group that is precious and meaningful to SM and their fans. (more...)
Gunmen kill two in attack on university convoy in Kenya Gunmen kill two in attack on university convoy in Kenya
- October 10, 2017

Larry Kieng, the region's police chief, said Tuesday the gunmen suspected to be al-Shabab rebels from neighboring Somalia sprayed a vehicle carrying university staff and police with bullets near the campus. No students were reported injured in the attack. A manhunt has been launched to find the gunmen, believed to be members of militant Islamist group al-Shabaab. (more...)
Who's the moron here? Trump teases Tillerson over IQ Who's the moron here? Trump teases Tillerson over IQ
- October 10, 2017

Tillerson adamantly denied he considered resigning, while a spokeswoman later pushed back on the "moron" anecdote, though reporters stood by the account. The online comment seemed to undercut Tillerson, but Trump defended it in his interview with Forbes , reiterating that the secretary of state "was wasting his time". (more...)
Fukushima residents win 500m yen payout over nuclear disaster Fukushima residents win 500m yen payout over nuclear disaster
- October 10, 2017

The class-action suit was filed by a group of about 3,800 people, mostly in Fukushima prefecture. However, another court, in Chiba near Tokyo, ruled last month that only the operator was liable. "We will now regulate power stations properly by applying a new regulation standard, which was created based on the nuclear accident". They demanded payment of monthly compensation in the amount of 50 thousand yen (the equivalent of about 380 euros) up until the level of radiation contamination in ... (more...)
Terreno Realty (TRNO) Given Coverage Optimism Score of
- October 10, 2017

Granite Point Capital Management Lp increased Neophotonics Corp (NPTN) stake by 307.06% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. The stock's market capitalization is 8.13B. Nationwide Fund Advsrs has 27,939 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Gsa Cap Ptnrs Limited Liability Partnership holds 0.03% of its portfolio in Terreno Realty Corporation (NYSE:TRNO) for 14,562 shares. (more...)
EU Reaches Out to UK Opposition, May's Job Uncertain EU Reaches Out to UK Opposition, May's Job Uncertain
- October 10, 2017

In comments, which were pre-briefed to the media overnight, she is expected to tell MPs: "Achieving that partnership [with the EU] will require leadership and flexibility, not just from us but from our friends, the 27 nations of the EU. A statement to the House of Commons in which the prime minister will tell other member states that "the ball is in your court" is also featured on the front page of the Express. (more...)
MSM: Christian Prayers Along Polish Border a 'Problematic Expression of Islamophobia'
- October 10, 2017

But the event also commemorated the huge 16th-century naval battle of Lepanto, when a Christian alliance acting on the wishes of the pope defeated Ottoman Empire forces on the Ionian Sea, "thus saving Europe from Islamization", as organizers put it. (more...)
Russian Attack Plane Heading to Combat Crashes in Syria Russian Attack Plane Heading to Combat Crashes in Syria
- October 10, 2017

Russian fighter aircraft Su-24 skidded off the runway during takeoff in Syria. The crew did not have time to eject, the statement said, without disclosing the number of people aboard. Russian Federation has staged air strikes in Syria in support of the regime of Bashar al-Assad since 2015. The defence ministry said Russian planes now carry out approximately 150 strikes per day against Islamic State fighters in the eastern region of Syria. (more...)
NAB chief's appointment challenged in LHC NAB chief's appointment challenged in LHC
- October 10, 2017

The PTI leadership said that the "performance" of the new NAB chairman "will determine whether his appointment is justified or not". He said that names proposed by Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) and Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) were also discussed. (more...)
Warrant Obtained For Deandre Harris, Black Man Filmed Beaten In Charlottesville Riot Warrant Obtained For Deandre Harris, Black Man Filmed Beaten In Charlottesville Riot
- October 10, 2017

The circumstances behind the issuance of a warrant for Harris' arrest were not initially made public, but Charlottesville police promised an explanation following the arrest. Harris was marching in opposition to the rally on August 12 when a scuffle broke out between a group of white supremacists and several counterprotesters at a downtown parking garage. (more...)
Heroic Vegas guard was unaramed Heroic Vegas guard was unaramed
- October 10, 2017

Lombardo also revealed how over 200 shots were fired in the hallway when the security guard approached Paddock. Dave Hickey , president of the International Union, Security, Police and Fire Professionals of America, said that Campos is still recovering from his gunshot wound in the hospital. (more...)
Californians To Get More Information On Prescription Drug Prices Californians To Get More Information On Prescription Drug Prices
- October 10, 2017

California Governor Jerry Brown on Monday signed state legislation requiring drug companies to report certain price hikes for prescription medicines in a move that could set a model for other states to follow. SB 17 by itself will not entirely solve the problem of skyrocketing prices for prescription drugs, but it is a critical first step toward holding the pharmaceutical industry accountable. (more...)
Yogi Adityanath govt proposes 'grand statue' of Lord Rama in Ayodhya Yogi Adityanath govt proposes 'grand statue' of Lord Rama in Ayodhya
- October 10, 2017

The proposal was presented by Principal Secretary of Tourism, Awinash Awasthi, to Governor Ram Naik, according to the press communique released by Raj Bhavan. The artists from Indonesia and Thailand will also stage the Ram Leela there. But the the state government had sent a detailed project report (DPR) of Rs 195.89 crore to the Tourism Ministry at the Centre. (more...)
Liberians go to the polls today Liberians go to the polls today
- October 10, 2017

He's the leader of the ruling Unity Party, which is widely credited with consolidating peace in a country left in ruins by a civil war that ended in 2003. Despite seeing advancements for women and steps against corruption - including some allegedly linked to Sirleaf herself - the impoverished nation of more than 4.2 million people still has a weak economy and struggles to address the atrocities of the past. (more...)
Erdogan Pledges Support For Ukraine's Territorial Integrity During Kyiv Visit Erdogan Pledges Support For Ukraine's Territorial Integrity During Kyiv Visit
- October 10, 2017

During the meeting the Turkish leader said that Ankara supported the Ukrainian territorial integrity and did not recognize the "illegal annexation" of Crimea. "He knows that and just pleases Poroshenko", Pushkov wrote on his Twitter page on Monday. Poroshenko and Erdogan will also meet with media representatives. (more...)