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Philippines: 2 ISIS-affiliated terror leaders eliminated in Marawi Philippines: 2 ISIS-affiliated terror leaders eliminated in Marawi
- October 17, 2017

Hapilon is among the terror suspects on the Federal Bureau of Investigation list with a 5-million-U.S. dollars bounty on his head. Lorenzana said the killings of Hapilon and Maute mean that the Marawi conflict will be over soon and that the government will soon announce the "termination of hostilities in a couple of days". (more...)
President Trump Mused About Revoking NBC's License. Republicans in Congress Cheered President Trump Mused About Revoking NBC's License. Republicans in Congress Cheered
- October 12, 2017

U.S. President Donald Trump is denying a Wednesday report that he asked for a tenfold increase in the country's nuclear arsenal during a Pentagon meeting in July. "It's frankly disgusting the way the press is able to write whatever they want to write and someone should look into it". After Trump's tweet targeting NBC on Wednesday, CNN anchor Jake Tapper replied to the president with a picture of the First Amendment. (more...)
Zack Greinke to start NLDS Game 3 for Diamondbacks Zack Greinke to start NLDS Game 3 for Diamondbacks
- October 08, 2017

Despite having a five run lead at the time , Dodgers manager Dave Roberts brought out closing pitcher Kenley Jansen to close the door on the D-backs. The quick lead and the solid run prevention to protect it was reminiscent of the Dodgers team that went 56-11 over one stretch of the season. Turner has been one of the best hitters in baseball over the last four seasons. (more...)
Hurricane Maria death toll jumps to 34 in Puerto Rico Hurricane Maria death toll jumps to 34 in Puerto Rico
- October 08, 2017

US President Donald Trump tosses rolls of paper towels to people at a hurricane relief distribution centre in San Juan, Puerto Rico. "If anybody out there is listening to us, we are dying, and you are killing us with the inefficiency". "And that's fine, we've saved a lot of lives". It's been two weeks since Hurricane Maria raked Puerto Rico, but the island's doctors and nurses remain in nonstop triage in hospitals dealing with power outages, evacuations, dwindling supplies and nearby ... (more...)
Detroit Woman Sentenced to Jail for Violating Agreement to Vaccinate Son Detroit Woman Sentenced to Jail for Violating Agreement to Vaccinate Son
- October 06, 2017

Bredow told a judge in the Oakland County Court that it was against her beliefs to immunise her children, The Sun has reported. She had one week to comply with a judge's order to get her child his shots, or she could go to jail. "It's clear to me you don't care about [court] orders, even if you agree to them", Judge Karen McDonald told Bredow on Wednesday. The mother-of-two was found guilty of contempt of court and sentenced on Wednesday after flouting the court order. (more...)
Cool microscopy takes 2017 chemistry Nobel Cool microscopy takes 2017 chemistry Nobel
- October 05, 2017

Thanks to the worldwide team's "cool method", which uses electron beams to examine the tiniest structures of cells, "researchers can now freeze biomolecules mid-movement and visualise processes they have never previously seen", the Nobel chemistry committee said. (more...)
Ball pulling son out of Southern Cal high school Ball pulling son out of Southern Cal high school
- October 04, 2017

Ok, y'all got all that going on, let's see how you do without my tutelage. It is defeintely going to be an interesting two years before LaMelo gets to UCLA, if in fact he does make it. 1 player in the state and the second-best available player in the nation at his position - rankings which could quickly change if he is not enrolled to showcase his skill by the start of the season. (more...)
LaVar Ball Pulls LaMelo Ball Out Of High School To Train Him LaVar Ball Pulls LaMelo Ball Out Of High School To Train Him
- October 04, 2017

LaMelo is the youngest son of the Ball trio, a basketball family that has captivated and/or alienated the hoops world over the past year, depending on whom you ask. USC's Tony Bland has hired a high-profile NY attorney to represent him against the federal charges that resulted in his arrest last week. He made national headlines when he scored 92 points in a Baseline League game against Los Osos. (more...)
Trump tells Puerto Rico Trump tells Puerto Rico
- October 03, 2017

Speaking at a hotel a few blocks from the White House, Trump mentioned that Puerto Rico's electrical grid and infrastructure had been in poor shape beforehand, saying, "we're literally starting from scratch". "I wasn't saying anything nasty about the president". "I think that there's kind of two responses I'd have to that", he said . But he warned that the U.S. (more...)
Yasir Shah Takes Five-for as Pakistan Chase 136 for Victory Yasir Shah Takes Five-for as Pakistan Chase 136 for Victory
- October 03, 2017

He is the second Sri Lankan to take 400 or more wickets behind Muttiah Muralitharan who is the highest wicket taker in all Test cricket with 800. The veteran left-arm spinner took 6-43 - 11-136 in the match-to scupper Pakistan , set a modest 136-run target, for just 114 on a tired fifth day Sheikh Zayed Stadium pitch. (more...)
Here's what Puerto Rico really needs from Donald Trump Here's what Puerto Rico really needs from Donald Trump
- October 02, 2017

Puerto Rico needs more help, Mr. President! " the newspaper's splash read, above the headline,"American Tragedy". Another video sent from Rihanna , who was born and raised in Barbados , to the president saw San Juan's mayor crying over the "humanitarian crisis" in the country. (more...)
Man's 'tumor' turns out to be toy he swallowed 40 years ago Man's 'tumor' turns out to be toy he swallowed 40 years ago
- September 29, 2017

The man got the scans after a constant cough saw him referred to a specialist respiratory clinic . He was suspected to be suffering from lung cancer , primarily due to his history as a long-term smoker . Doctors detail the unique case in the journal BMJ Case Reports . He had swallowed the miniature object - wait for it - 40 years ago. Chest X-rays two weeks before and then four months after the toy was removed. (more...)
Saudi Arabia isn't suddenly a feminist paradise Saudi Arabia isn't suddenly a feminist paradise
- September 29, 2017

The Saudi ministers are now preparing the required reports and in less than 30 days the royal order should be implemented, entering into force by June 2018, writes the Saudi press. This means less than one-third of the world's lawmakers are women. But most who used the negative hashtag were women mocking men opposed to them driving. (more...)
The GOP's latest Obamacare repeal bill is dead The GOP's latest Obamacare repeal bill is dead
- September 28, 2017

She said they may become powerful allies in the effort to lower Alaska's health care costs. They've been promising to erase that law since its 2010 enactment but have never rallied behind a plan to replace it. "Under the health care system we now have, too many insurance companies continue to value their profits more than they value the people they're supposed to be helping", she said. (more...)
Former Thai PM Sentenced to 5 Years in Absentia Former Thai PM Sentenced to 5 Years in Absentia
- September 28, 2017

Yingluck had failed to appear before the court on 25 August at which the verdict initially was to have been delivered. "Yingluck and Thaksin were the only prime ministers in Thailand that cared about the poor people, the army and the (opposition party) Democrats only care about themselves", he said. (more...)
Spain sends in police reinforcements in Catalonia vote run-up Spain sends in police reinforcements in Catalonia vote run-up
- September 28, 2017

Despite long-standing assurances from the State Department that the USA would take no stance on the upcoming Catalonia referendum , President Trump couldn't help himself while hosting Spain's Prime Minister, loudly endorsing Spanish unity. (more...)
Virat Kohli equals Dhoni's record winning run Virat Kohli equals Dhoni's record winning run
- September 27, 2017

It's pretty important that I read the game. It's about being positive and backing yourself and if I feel like, I go for it. Just when Warner was looking to upped the ante further with a six and a four, he was castled by Hardik Pandya (1-58) in the 14th over, ending 70 run opening stand. (more...)
Bucs Thwarted by Vikings' Case Study Bucs Thwarted by Vikings' Case Study
- September 25, 2017

QB Case Keenum connected with WR Jarius Wright for a short touchdown pass midway through the second quarter on Sunday. Minneapolis, MN- Quarterback Case Keenum was ineffective last Sunday while taking the place of an injured Sam Bradford . (more...)
Tottenham Hotspurs defeat Westham 3-2 at the London stadium
- September 24, 2017

On the injury to Michail Antonio, Bilic said: "It is a groin". Spurs were held to a disappointing 0-0 draw by Swansea City at Wembley last weekend which means they remain win-less in the league at their adopted home this season. After a fizzing, low Kane free kick rattled off the base of the post, Eriksen grabbed a third for Spurs on the hour. Bilic is an admirer of what Pochettino has achieved in North London , and expressed sympathy for the problems his counterpart faces in making ... (more...)
Rohingyas are illegal immigrants, not refugees: Rajnath Singh Rohingyas are illegal immigrants, not refugees: Rajnath Singh
- September 22, 2017

Speaking at the United Nations in New York , Ms May told Sky News: "We are very concerned about what's happening to the Rohingya people in Burma ". The witness said he saw some injured people. "National races" refers to officially recognised indigenous ethnic groups. He will travel to Sittwe, the capital of Rakhine State, to meet government officials and representatives of different communities, including Rohingya, but he is not seeking to travel to the conflict zone in northern ... (more...)
DNA editing in human embryos reveals role of fertility DNA editing in human embryos reveals role of fertility "master gene"
- September 22, 2017

Researchers have used a genome-editing technique to elucidate the role of a gene that is key to human embryonic development. This is basic research which is providing us with a foundation of knowledge about early human development. The initially frozen embryos were donated by couples who had undergone IVF treatment. "Now we have demonstrated an efficient way of doing this, we hope that other scientists will use it to find out the roles of other genes". (more...)
WaPo: Interior Secretary Zinke Calls For Shrinking At Least 4 National Monuments WaPo: Interior Secretary Zinke Calls For Shrinking At Least 4 National Monuments
- September 21, 2017

Dozens of the nation's most treasured national parks were first protected as monuments, including Grand Teton, Grand Canyon, Bryce, Zion, Acadia and Olympic national parks. Oregon's Cascade-Siskiyou National Monument is on the short list of wild lands that President Trump's administration wants to shrink. Jacky Rosen and Ruben Kihuen, both Democrats, have warned the Trump administration not to change the Nevada boundaries of Gold Butte and Basin and Range, citing public support and ... (more...)
Sensex, Nifty end flat in cautious trade ahead of Fed's outcome Sensex, Nifty end flat in cautious trade ahead of Fed's outcome
- September 21, 2017

On BSE, 1,100 stocks were advancing whereas 939 stocks were lagging and 105 stocks were appearing unchanged. The Nifty50 closed at 10,147.55 points after touching a fresh high of 10,178.95 points during intra-day trade, while the Sensex closed at 32,402.37 points - down 21.39 points, or 0.07 per cent. (more...)
Georgia Tech student made freakish 911 call before being fatally shot Georgia Tech student made freakish 911 call before being fatally shot
- September 20, 2017

Attendees at the vigil for Scout Schultz said that gathering ended quietly after less than half an hour, and about 20 minutes later a separate gathering developed with chanting, marching and, ultimately, confrontations at the campus police headquarters. (more...)
United Nations figure warns of 'major atrocities' in Myanmar crisis United Nations figure warns of 'major atrocities' in Myanmar crisis
- September 20, 2017

Suu Kyi defended her country in the face of global criticism and said "more than half" of Rohingya villages were not affected by the violence and invited diplomats and foreign observers to visit them to see "why they are still there when they are surrounded by a state of turmoil" even as she addressed the nation on the Rohingya issue . (more...)
Manchester Utd thrash Everton, Chelsea and Arsenal draw Manchester Utd thrash Everton, Chelsea and Arsenal draw
- September 18, 2017

Wenger's Chelsea counterpart Antonio Conte refused to make a direct comment about Luiz's sending off but queried how his side had the habit of never ending with a full complement of players against Arsenal . For sure, it's unusual, no. "Last season I said during many press conferences about N'Golo that he could improve a lot with the ball", the Italian told reporters. (more...)
Watford vs Manchester City - betting tips and predictions
- September 17, 2017

Sergio Aguero was the man of the match with the sixth hat-trick of his Premier League career. The Portuguese pulled off an incredible display against Liverpool in a insane 3-3 draw to start the season, with last weekend's long-range efforts from Abdoulaye Doucoure and Daryl Janmaat against Southampton bringing their fans another three points to cheer. (more...)
Record number of terror-related arrests Record number of terror-related arrests
- September 15, 2017

Some of the arrests - 57 out of 379 - were linked to the Westminster , Manchester, London Bridge , and Finsbury Park attacks this spring and summer. Deputy Assistant Commissioner Neil Basu, the senior national co-ordinator for counter-terrorism policing, said: 'We're taking every possible opportunity to disrupt terrorist activity be it making arrests for terrorism offences, intervening where there are signs of radicalisation, or working with communities to prevent terrorists operating in ... (more...)
Giants WR Beckham returns to practice Giants WR Beckham returns to practice
- September 15, 2017

It could be 4-to-12 weeks. Contract negotiations are always complex waters to navigate, but in just one game the Giants got a taste of what their fortunes might be without their best player, and Beckham was put an extremely powerful position to negotiating from. (more...)
British FM Johnson flying to Caribbean after criticism of Irma aid British FM Johnson flying to Caribbean after criticism of Irma aid
- September 14, 2017

Having regained its category five status overnight the hurricane has weakened to category three as it batters the north coast of Cuba. "So we have maintained and kept law and order on the British Virgin Islands , which at one point could have dramatically threatened the already-unfortunate plight of those who had been hit by the hurricane". (more...)
Ranchi-Delhi Rajdhani Express engine, coach derail Ranchi-Delhi Rajdhani Express engine, coach derail
- September 08, 2017

An inquiry has been ordered into the incident. Sunil Udasi, the Chief Public Relations Officer, Central Railway was quoted by PTI as saying, "Two wagons of the goods trains derailed in Khandala this afternoon". This is the third derailment of the day. On August 19, the Utkal Express had derailed in Muzaffarnagar district, killing 22 people and injuring 156. (more...)
England bring Toby Roland-Jones back for series decider at Lord's England bring Toby Roland-Jones back for series decider at Lord's
- September 08, 2017

Mark Stoneman [1] failed to build on his maiden Test 50 at Headingley as he foolishly poked at a wide delivery from Kemar Roach and was caught behind by Shane Dowrich. Presently, England are playing a three-Test series against West Indies that is squared at 1-1 with one match remaining. England then took five wickets in the second session, with Ben Stokes claiming three wickets - two coming in a single over - and Toby Roland-Jones the other two, as batting continued to prove hard. (more...)
Assad to blame for chemical weapons attack in Khan Shaykhun, says UN Assad to blame for chemical weapons attack in Khan Shaykhun, says UN
- September 07, 2017

In the deadliest Khan Sheikhoun attack, Russian and Syrian officials denied that Syrian forces had used chemical weapons, explaining that air strikes conducted by Syrian forces that day had struck a terrorist chemical weapons depot. The plane is used only by the Syrian air force. Noting concerns about the impact of global coalition air strikes on civilians, the report highlighted USA operations which hit civilians. (more...)
Walter Becker, co-creator of Steely Dan, dead at 67 Walter Becker, co-creator of Steely Dan, dead at 67
- September 06, 2017

Becker co-founded Steely Dan with Donald Fagen . Musicians and other celebrities mourned Becker's death on social media and mentioned it was a major loss to the music industry. Also, let's not forget the fact that Becker's own solo musical output - 11 Tracks of Whack and Circus Money - prove just as pleasing to listeners as Fagen's own The Nightfly and Kamakiriad . (more...)
Kim K was 'biggest fan of Taylor Swift' in 2009 Kim K was 'biggest fan of Taylor Swift' in 2009
- September 01, 2017

I'm watching you, Taylor. At the end, she is dressed up as 14 former versions of herself, one being the nerdy girl from "You Belong With Me", another as the ballet dancer from "Shake It Off", along with her 2009 VMAs self where West dissed her and their drama began. (more...)
FDA approves breakthrough treatment for dire cancers FDA approves breakthrough treatment for dire cancers
- September 01, 2017

The patient was nearing death, but has now been cancer-free for five years. "While both external and Novartis' quantitative assessments of these values indicate that a cost-effective price could be $600,000 to $750,000, we recognize the importance of this paradigm-shifting therapy and are setting the price at $475,000 for this one-time treatment", Dana Cooper, a spokesman for Novartis, said in an interview with OncLive. (more...)
Health officials advise mosquito repellent use Health officials advise mosquito repellent use
- September 01, 2017

While many people who become infected don't develop symptoms, others become sick in 3-15 days after exposure. "This is an important reminder to stay vigilant and protect against mosquito bites throughout the summer and into the fall", said Dr. (more...)
Bypoll results: Setback for BJP as AAP wins Bawana, TDP retains Nandyal Bypoll results: Setback for BJP as AAP wins Bawana, TDP retains Nandyal
- August 31, 2017

Mukherjee. Having lost two seats that went to polls in Goa, the Congress today alleged that the ruling BJP "indulged in corrupt practises". He has defeated BJP's Ved Prakash by 24052 votes. It dipped further when its probable candidate for Panjim, Atanasio (Babush) Monserrate , who was in talks with it to challenge the BJP, suddenly joined hands with the Goa Forward Party at the eleventh hour, paving the way for an easy victory for Parrikar. (more...)
Trump To Kick Off First Major Tax Reform Effort In 30 Years Trump To Kick Off First Major Tax Reform Effort In 30 Years
- August 31, 2017

But an administration official said Trump's speech in the Midwest state would make the case for why America needs tax reform, rather than the nitty gritty of what he wants to change . "Our baseline forecast continues to pencil in a modest, temporary, deficit-financed tax cut to be passed in 2Q2018 through the reconciliation process, avoiding the need to attract 60 votes in the Senate". (more...)
After 'Guru Of Bling' Sentencing, Indian State Stays On Alert For Violence After 'Guru Of Bling' Sentencing, Indian State Stays On Alert For Violence
- August 30, 2017

In January 2005, Anshul had filed a petition in the Punjab and Haryana High Court seeking a CBI inquiry in the case of killing of his father. The six persons arrested by the Chandigarh Police during interrogation admitted that they were hired at '1000 per day to spread violence. (more...)

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