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Attempted murder charge laid following Red Deer home invasion
- December 04, 2017

During the struggle, she was able to call 9-1-1. RCMP said the suspect left the house and refused to obey police commands, so they carried out a high-risk arrest and took the man into custody. Dustin Charles Lindsay, 30, was charged with attempted murder, break and enter, and possession of a weapon for a unsafe objective. At the time of his arrest, Schneider was wanted on outstanding warrants out of Red Deer for possession for the goal of trafficking, evading police, two counts of possession ... (more...)
Senior UN official to make rare visit to North Korea Senior UN official to make rare visit to North Korea
- December 04, 2017

At an emergency meeting of the UN Security Council, Feltman said that he had handed UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres's message over to the North Korean diplomat, which called on Pyongyang to refrain from destabilizing steps and abide by its worldwide obligations. (more...)
US Supreme Court Rejects Texas Case on Same-Sex Benefits US Supreme Court Rejects Texas Case on Same-Sex Benefits
- December 04, 2017

The high court on Monday announced it would not take up the case - which centers on Houston's policy to provide spouses of gay and lesbian employees the same government-subsidized marriage benefits it provides to opposite-sex spouses - just months after the city of Houston filed its appeal, arguing the state court's June decision "disregarded" precedent. (more...)
NRA May See Major Legislative Win With Concealed Carry Bill NRA May See Major Legislative Win With Concealed Carry Bill
- December 04, 2017

For example, a concealed carry permit holder in Kentucky driving to St. Louis for Christmas is not able to carry his firearm with him while in IL. One caveat that gun rights advocates warn of with H.R.38 is the likelihood the bill will be amended to include the language of a new " Fix NICS " act, which would add several accountability measures created to ensure that federal agencies submit the records of criminals, domestic abusers and others prohibited from possessing guns to the ... (more...)
President Emmerson Mnangagwa swears in New cabinet members President Emmerson Mnangagwa swears in New cabinet members
- December 04, 2017

Sworn in as president on November 24 after 93-year-old Robert Mugabe quit following a de facto military coup, Mnangagwa has also come under fire for bringing back several faces from the Mugabe era, including Patrick Chinamasa as finance minister. (more...)
House leadership communications director files whistleblower lawsuit in Hoover case House leadership communications director files whistleblower lawsuit in Hoover case
- December 04, 2017

The communications director for the Kentucky House Republican caucus sued the Legislative Research Commission on Monday, alleging that she is being unfairly punished for shedding light on sexual harassment claims by a female colleague who was in an "inappropriate sexual relationship" with then-House Speaker Jeff Hoover of Jamestown. (more...)
Conte keen for Chelsea duo to sign new deals Conte keen for Chelsea duo to sign new deals
- December 04, 2017

Unfortunately for Eden and Kylian, third brother Thorgan left Chelsea in 2015, meaning the three of them have never played for the same club. I hope that at the end, Thibaut will sign his contract. Premier League holders Chelsea will be looking to clinch top spot in their Champions League group when they take on Atletico Madrid at Stamford Bridge. (more...)
Charlotte Hornets vs. Orlando Magic - 12/4/17 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction Charlotte Hornets vs. Orlando Magic - 12/4/17 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
- December 04, 2017

He missed the past two games with a left shoulder contusion . He hit 13 of his 19 shots en route to 34 points against NY, and he also found time for 12 rebounds, three assists and two blocked shots. The Charlotte Hornets are averaging 105.5 points on 44.4 percent shooting and allowing 107 points on 44.9 percent shooting. They are averaging 108.0 points per game this season, the ninth most in the National Basketball Association, after ranking 27th last season at 101.1 points. (more...)
'Time' Names 10 Finalists for Person of the Year 'Time' Names 10 Finalists for Person of the Year
- December 04, 2017

Time has awarded Person of the Year since 1927, recognizing the person or group of people who most influenced the news during the past year, for better or for worse. Camera IconNorth Korean leader Kim Jong-un. Camera IconNFL player Colin Kaepernick started a movement by refusing to stand for the national anthem in response to police brutality. (more...)
Former congresswoman Corrine Brown sentenced to prison Former congresswoman Corrine Brown sentenced to prison
- December 04, 2017

Brown, 71, was at the center of a scheme that collected hundreds of thousands of dollars for One Door for Education, an unregistered charity - funds that were used instead to pad a lavish lifestyle that far exceeded the lawmaker's means. Prosecutors sought lighter sentences for them, citing their immediate cooperation in the case. According to the Associated Press, she was convicted in May by a federal jury of 18 of the 22 charges against her, which included fraud, lying on her tax returns ... (more...)
Taiwan witnesses world's longest-lasting rainbow Taiwan witnesses world's longest-lasting rainbow
- December 04, 2017

It felt like a gift from the sky". Chou Kun-hsuan (周昆炫), a professor with the Department of Atmospheric Science at Chinese Culture University in Taipei, said the department is trying to collect at least 36,000 photos from the public to document the rainbow's existence from 6:57 a.m.to 3:55 p.m. (more...)
Officer Who Shot Walter Scott Faces Sentencing Officer Who Shot Walter Scott Faces Sentencing
- December 04, 2017

He then said he saw Scott on the ground with Slager on top of him and stated that Slager was trying to control Scott while Scott was screaming. The case has racial overtones - Scott was African-American and Slager is white - that have attracted worldwide attention since a cell-phone video of the shooting, made public several days after the shooting, went viral on the Internet. (more...)
Regional Cooperation Key to Curbing Violent Extremism Regional Cooperation Key to Curbing Violent Extremism
- December 04, 2017

The summit, tagged: "Aqaba Retreat", to be hosted by His Majesty, King Abdullah II of Jordan, would also look at ways at reinforcing joint security structures that would be more proactive in preventing attacks. His Majesty also held meetings with US Secretary of Defence Jim Mattis, Brazilian Minister of Defence Raul Jungmann, French Minister of State attached to the Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs Jean-Baptiste Lemoyne, UK Minister of State for the Armed Forces Mark Lancaster, and High ... (more...)
Opposition Parties Demand Future Elections Be Held With Ballot Papers Opposition Parties Demand Future Elections Be Held With Ballot Papers
- December 04, 2017

Even more significant is the fact that despite BJP taking the cake on 14 of the 16 mayoral seats, its overall vote share has actually come down in comparison to what the party recorded in the last Assembly election in March, 2017, when it propelled to power with a record 324 seats in a 403 member UP house. (more...)
Revelations continue in alleged 'love jehad' victim Hadiya case Revelations continue in alleged 'love jehad' victim Hadiya case
- December 04, 2017

According to the ongoing probe by the NIA, Shafin Jahan is accused of having alleged connections with two ISIS members Manseed and P Safvan, accused in the Omar-al-Hindi case, through Facebook group Popular Front of India (PFI) which allegedly deals with activities of SDPI. (more...)
Sen Schumer: Bots are stealing Christmas
- December 04, 2017

Bell said the advocacy group urged lawmakers and retailers to work together to "keep the software bots from grabbing all the gifts and driving up prices". It used to be that sophisticated computer programs, known as bots, would scoop up tickets to Broadway shows and concerts so scalpers could sell them at inflated prices. (more...)
Eurogroup's next leader will be Portugal's Mário Centeno Eurogroup's next leader will be Portugal's Mário Centeno
- December 04, 2017

New chief will succeed incumbent President Jeroen Dijsselbloem in January, when the Dutchman's mandate for the highly influential post ends. Finance ministers from Latvia, Luxembourg, Slovakia and Portugal have thrown their hats into the ring with a decision expected Monday afternoon when the 19 Eurogroup ministers cast their vote at a closed session in Brussels. (more...)
Israeli forces seriously injured a Palestinian during clashes with settlers in Nablus Israeli forces seriously injured a Palestinian during clashes with settlers in Nablus
- December 04, 2017

Ibrahim Wadi, a local activist, told WAFA that clashes erupted between Israeli forces and villagers after settlers came to the village and provoked the residents. A settler spokesperson contested the statement. The worldwide community has repeatedly called their presence and rising population the main impediment to potential peace in the region. (more...)
SA FBI office helping search for missing Texas girl SA FBI office helping search for missing Texas girl
- December 04, 2017

Keith and his wife, Tiffany Hattermann, said they discovered their daughter was exchanging graphic sexual images and messages last May. The couple told CBS affiliate KHOU said they took away their daughter's phone and turned it over to the sheriff's office Cyber Crimes Division. (more...)
Dershowitz Slams Feinstein Over Obstruction Argument: 'Doesn't Know What She's Talking About' Dershowitz Slams Feinstein Over Obstruction Argument: 'Doesn't Know What She's Talking About'
- December 04, 2017

Trump added fuel to the fire over the weekend in reference to the obstruction of justice issue by suggesting he knew Flynn lied to the Federal Bureau of Investigation when he was ousted from the administration, an apparent shift from the reasoning provided at the time of Flynn's removal. (more...)

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