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Bengaluru woman tries to avoid pothole, dies after running into truck Bengaluru woman tries to avoid pothole, dies after running into truck
- October 12, 2017

Veena died on the spot while Lakshmi, who sustained serious injuries, has been admitted to a nearby hospital. On Sunday, 47-year-old Radha Ajanappa was run over by a truck near Nayandahalli. Speaking further at the press conference, the CM said that he has instructed the city civic body Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike to start the fix work of potholes "immediately" and make the city roads pothole free within a fortnight. (more...)
Help locate woman with possible information in Federal Bureau of Investigation child sexual assault case Help locate woman with possible information in Federal Bureau of Investigation child sexual assault case
- October 12, 2017

The publicity efforts to identify and apprehend Jane Doe 39 are part of the FBI's "Operation Rescue Me" and "Endangered Child Alert Program" initiatives, police said. Anyone with information can call the FBI's toll free tip line at 1-800-CALL-FBI. Working closely with National Center for Missing and Exploited Children, FBI investigators look for metadata embedded within images that might contain Global Positioning System or other details that can reveal critical information. (more...)
Hearing in Jay Shah's defamation case postponed Hearing in Jay Shah's defamation case postponed
- October 12, 2017

The judge postponed the next hearing to October 16 but warned that no further extension would be given. When the associate lawyer, after speaking to someone over his mobile phone briefly, rushed back to the court and requested that the next hearing be held on October 13, the judge refused to entertain his request. (more...)
Kenya's IEBC says fresh elections will include all candidates in annulled polls Kenya's IEBC says fresh elections will include all candidates in annulled polls
- October 12, 2017

Kenya's High Court on Wednesday ruled a candidate in August's presidential elections can contest this month's re-run, increasing chances of polling going ahead a day after the main opposition leader pulled out. This led to Aukot seeking the intervention of the court to have his name included on the ballot. Aukot maintained that a new election under the said Article of the Constitution meant that the State House contest was to be open to all interested and qualified candidates arguing an ... (more...)
NY man arrested, charged with threatening 'Las Vegas repeat' NY man arrested, charged with threatening 'Las Vegas repeat'
- October 12, 2017

Casillas joined Ibotta , a mobile app that offers consumers cash rebates on products from milk to Uber rides, in 2014. The company pays referral bonuses to users who shepherd others to the company's services. He allegedly sent a hit list to company officials, and put the word "decapitation" next to one employee's name on the list. Another message said, "PLEASE TELL LOVED ONES TO START PICKING OUT A NICE BEAUTIFUL CASKET AND PLAN A DECENT FUNERAL", and went on to include names and ... (more...)
Chicago man charged with pushing man off subway platform
- October 12, 2017

There was no indication that he has been barred from using the CTA . In surveillance video provided by police, Estep also appeared to have jumped over a turnstile at the station. Police didn't originally release photos or video of the suspect to the public because they didn't think it was anything more than an isolated case , according to Patch. (more...)
Bandgi Kalra and Puneesh Sharma Get Intimate After Lights Go Off! Bandgi Kalra and Puneesh Sharma Get Intimate After Lights Go Off!
- October 12, 2017

They get intimate in the dark. In the morning, the contestants wake up to the tunes of Nazre Mili . Though the two are adding up the much-needed masala of romance to the show, they have already said it on the cameras that all of this is just to get their feet strong in the show. (more...)
Gubernatorial candidates trade barbs in final debate Gubernatorial candidates trade barbs in final debate
- October 12, 2017

File-This Sept. 19, 2017, file photo shows Virginian gubernatorial candidate Lt. Gov. Ralph Northam mingling at the debate in McLean, Va. The two are set to attend a rally in Abingdon, in southwest Virginia . Gillespie has largely kept Trump at an arm's distance throughout much of the campaign and has declined to say whether he would invite Trump to campaign with him. (more...)
Limited energy cap to be introduced Limited energy cap to be introduced
- October 12, 2017

An analysis published today by the energy pressure group, The Big Deal, showed that the Big Six's standard deal is as much as £225 more expensive than their cheapest. While five million households will see their bills capped from this winter, I want to see every household protected from rip-off bills. The government will publish the draft laws later in the day, inviting scrutiny from parliament before it begins the legislative process. (more...)
Matt Damon makes the most odd appearance on 'Kimmel'
- October 12, 2017

As Hemsworth said he's grown "close" with Ruffalo, Damon snuck into the frame backstage. Immediately trying to have the camera ignore Damon, Kimmel yelled, "It's the mighty Thor , not the mighty bore! ". Last night's gag comes at a time when Damon could use some comic relief. In the wake of the Harvey Weinstein scandal, the skeletons in other celebrities' closets have been coming out. (more...)
Ramesh Ponnuru: Trump's Obamacare cure is worse than the disease Ramesh Ponnuru: Trump's Obamacare cure is worse than the disease
- October 12, 2017

Supporters say this would increase competition and allow people to buy more affordable coverage across state lines. The order is being drafted, as President Trump expressed his willingness to work with Democrats on health care after Republicans were unable to approve legislation that would have repealed and replaced "Barack Obamacare ". (more...)
NY prosecutor says donations had no role in Weinstein case NY prosecutor says donations had no role in Weinstein case
- October 12, 2017

Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance Jr. called the recording "insufficient to prove a crime" under NY law. Reporting for The New Yorker , Ronan Farrow detailed a 2015 NYPD sting operation in which model Ambra Battilana Gutierrez secretly recorded Harvey Weinstein trying to persuade her to come back to his hotel room. (more...)
Mysterious hole the size of ME opens in Antarctica Mysterious hole the size of ME opens in Antarctica
- October 12, 2017

A mysterious hole as big as the state of ME has been spotted in Antarctica's winter sea ice cover. A giant hole as large as the state of ME has opened up in Antarctica's Weddell Sea for the second year in a row, confusing scientists due to its unusual characteristics. (more...)
University of Hawaii students receive 'ominous' email about potential 'nuclear attack' University of Hawaii students receive 'ominous' email about potential 'nuclear attack'
- October 12, 2017

Gene Ward said . "Not to be an alarmist, but to be informing people". A link also was provided to the state emergency management website. There are people who are concerned. Officials believe there would be up to 15,000 casualties. New U.N. sanctions were passed on September 11 in response to a sixth underground nuclear test by North Korea . (more...)
Mexico readies for worst as 4th round of NAFTA talks open Mexico readies for worst as 4th round of NAFTA talks open
- October 12, 2017

Trump accuses NAFTA of shipping jobs south of the United States border and calls it the worst trade deal ever signed. He also said in response to a question that he would consider a pact with Canada minus Mexico. It's time after all of these years and we'll see what happens. Rules of origin will be discussed by negotiators on Friday, Sunday and Monday, according to an agenda obtained by Bloomberg. (more...)
The Silver Lining In Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM), Southern Copper Corporation (SCCO)
- October 12, 2017

Shares of Exxon Mobil Corporation ( XOM ) are trading -11.52% downward from the 52-week high mark and 8.45% above from the fifty two-week low mark. Omers Administration accumulated 34,665 shares or 0.02% of the stock. The rating was maintained by Morgan Stanley with "Equal-Weight" on Friday, September 8. The stock of Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) earned "Buy" rating by Vetr on Thursday, August 20. (more...)
Ex-boyfriend arrested for murder of Pitt student Ex-boyfriend arrested for murder of Pitt student
- October 12, 2017

Shrager read a statement prepared by his family, asking him to come forward. Sheykhet had taken out a protection order against Darby. Sheykhet wrote in the restraining order request that Darby climbed up the gutter on the side of her house and broke through the second-floor window because she stopped returning his calls after they broke up. (more...)
IAC/InterActiveCorp (IAC) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Citigroup Inc
- October 12, 2017

It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. (SYK) by 68.46% based on its latest 2017Q2 regulatory filing with the SEC. The institutional investor held 82,655 shares of the medical and dental instruments company at the end of 2017Q2, valued at $11.47 million, up from 49,065 at the end of the previous reported quarter. (more...)
New Orleans Pelicans guard Rajon Rondo out 4-6 weeks after surgery New Orleans Pelicans guard Rajon Rondo out 4-6 weeks after surgery
- October 12, 2017

New Orleans Pelicans point guard Rajon Rondo has undergone surgery and is expected to miss four-to-six weeks with a sports hernia injury, according to Shams Charania of the Vertical . The Pelicans were excited to have Rondo on their roster, and planned to start him next to their star guard Jrue Holiday this season. The timeline for the injury would see Rondo miss at least the first month of the Pelicans' season which opens on October 18 against the Memphis Grizzlies . (more...)
Death toll in Kisii building collapse rises to 7 Death toll in Kisii building collapse rises to 7
- October 12, 2017

Julius Tinega, the head of the country's disaster department, said 22 people have been rescued from the town of Kisii. Pius Maasai, an official of the National Disaster Management Unit, said 26 people had been rescued so far while an estimated 25 more remained trapped under the debris. (more...)