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Trump Jokes Pence 'Wants To Hang' All Gay People Trump Jokes Pence 'Wants To Hang' All Gay People
- October 17, 2017

According to a staff member from inside the Trump campaign, during a conversation about gay rights, the president motioned toward Pence and joked, "Don't ask that guy - he wants to hang them all!" In the profile , Jane Mayer writes that President Trump enjoys needling Pence about his religiosity. (more...)
McCain Warns of 'Severe Consequences' for Iraq Over Baghdad's Clashes With Kurds McCain Warns of 'Severe Consequences' for Iraq Over Baghdad's Clashes With Kurds
- October 17, 2017

A resident inside Kirkuk said members of the ethnic Turkmen community in the city of 1-million people were celebrating, driving in convoys with Iraqi flags and firing shots in the air. not to attack elements of one of its own regional governments", McCain stated following reports of clashes between Iraqi forces and the Kurdish Peshmerga in northern Iraq. (more...)
Tejas food poisoning: From scathing CAG report to continued quality issues Tejas food poisoning: From scathing CAG report to continued quality issues
- October 17, 2017

Train number 22120 was running from Karmali to CSTM, and passengers were served cutlets, omelette and soup. "A show cause notice has been served to the catering contractor, and strict action will be taken if found guilty", IRCTC said in a statement. (more...)
Big win for Congress in Gurdaspur Lok Sabha by Big win for Congress in Gurdaspur Lok Sabha by
- October 16, 2017

Sunil Jakhar of the Congress won the Gurdaspur Lok Sabha seat, defeating the BJPs Swaran Salaria by more than 1.93 lakh votes. The seat fell vacant in April following the passing away of veteran actor Vinod Khanna, a four-time MP from the seat, due to cancer. (more...)
United States diplomacy with North Korea to continue United States diplomacy with North Korea to continue
- October 16, 2017

Appearing on CNN, Tillerson said the United States wished to remain within the Iran nuclear deal and denied that China was confused about the administration's North Korea policy. It was unclear why Tillerson was unwilling to repeat what his spokeswoman has said on his behalf. The White House did not immediately respond to Tillerson's interview. (more...)
Sebastian Kurz, 31, claims victory as Austria takes turn to the right Sebastian Kurz, 31, claims victory as Austria takes turn to the right
- October 16, 2017

Austria is now governed by the Grand Coalition of Social Democratic Party (SPO) and Austrian People's Party (OVP), but alleged win of OVP may significantly change the power balance. Even though he is part of the present government, Kurz also presented himself as an engine of change for voters disenchanted with the political status quo. (more...)
Hustler Porn Magazine Publisher Offers $10 Million to Dig Dirt on Trump Hustler Porn Magazine Publisher Offers $10 Million to Dig Dirt on Trump
- October 16, 2017

Larry Flynt , the desperate, disheartened, disabled Democrat Pornographer is offering "up to $10-M" to anyone who produces information that leads to President Donald Trump's impeachment and removal from office. It's not the first time Flynt, who endorsed Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton in last year's presidential race , has offered a monetary reward with the aim of taking down a politician. (more...)
North Korea labels Donald Trump a 'war merchant and strangler of peace' North Korea labels Donald Trump a 'war merchant and strangler of peace'
- October 16, 2017

The Turnbull government has hit back at North Korea, saying it won't be cowed by the rogue state's threats. Military officials in Seoul have reported movement of mobile missile launchers in North Korea, and remain on alert for any provocations. (more...)
Vengara By Election Result: Khader of IUML defeats CPM's Basheer Vengara By Election Result: Khader of IUML defeats CPM's Basheer
- October 16, 2017

Although its candidate P.P. Basheer looked disappointed, CPI (M) sources said that they had expected to pocket almost 10,000 more votes than what they got in 2016. The BJP candidate managed to secure only 5728 votes while SDPI's Naseer secured 8648 votes. BJP's PT Ali Haji had won 7211 vote in the previous assembly election. (more...)
Kenya: Nasa, Jubilee Supporters Face Off in London Kenya: Nasa, Jubilee Supporters Face Off in London
- October 15, 2017

Around 20 youths attempted to take over the station during an otherwise peaceful rally in the town of Bondo in the southwest county of Siaya, forcing officers to open fire, County Commissioner Josephine Onunga said by phone. Odinga told Reuters news agency that he might consider returning to the Supreme Court for clarification on whether the October 26 poll was legal. If the government and electoral commission are "ready to do business and deal, we are ready to jump in the field", he said. (more...)
AGs Sue Trump Over Halted ACA Subsidies AGs Sue Trump Over Halted ACA Subsidies
- October 15, 2017

Hundreds of thousands of NY families rely on the Affordable Care Act's subsidies for their health care - and again and again, President Trump has threatened to cut off these subsidies to undermine our healthcare system and force Congress to the negotiating table. (more...)
Auto bomb attacks kill at least 22 in Somalia's capital Mogadishu Auto bomb attacks kill at least 22 in Somalia's capital Mogadishu
- October 15, 2017

MOGADISHU, Somalia - A huge explosion from a truck bomb killed 20 people in Somalia's capital, police said Saturday, as shaken residents called it the most powerful blast they'd heard in years. About two hours later, a second blast took place in the city's Madina district. Even the echo of the devastating power of the explosion of the part of the emergency services. (more...)
Hole in Antarctica Ice the Size of Maine Opens Up, But Why? Hole in Antarctica Ice the Size of Maine Opens Up, But Why?
- October 14, 2017

If it were not for the satellite, we would not have found out that it is there, " said physicist Kent Moore , professor at the University of Toronto ". Since the hole continually exposes the water to the atmosphere above, it is hard for new ice layers to form. "There's a bit of a mystery going on in Antarctica at the moment", said Céline Heuzé, a physical oceanographer at the University of Gothenburg, Sweden, to Earther . (more...)
Employees Wounded in The Prison Break Attempt At Pasquotank County Employees Wounded in The Prison Break Attempt At Pasquotank County
- October 14, 2017

The Department identified the two employees who died as Correctional Officer Justin Smith, 35, and Correction Enterprises Manager Veronica Darden, 50. Public Safety Secretary Erik A. Hooks released a statement Thursday that said in part "Our deepest sympathies go out to the families and co-workers of the employees who lost their lives in service to the State". (more...)
Trump Addresses Values Voter Summit For First Time As President Trump Addresses Values Voter Summit For First Time As President
- October 14, 2017

The founders invoked "our creator" four times in the declaration of independence, he said . The annual Values Voter Summit is sponsored by Christian hate groups like the Family Research Council and the American Family Association, groups that engage in the demonization of LGBT people by falsely portraying them as sick, vile, incestuous, violent, perverted, and a danger to the nation. (more...)
U.S. tables NAFTA's 'poison pill' with auto sector demands U.S. tables NAFTA's 'poison pill' with auto sector demands
- October 14, 2017

With that in mind, he said he's warned USA trade representative Robert Lighthizer to tread carefully around the sector. A new report claims the U.S.is proposing the lifespan of any new trade deal be limited to five years. Mexican Finance Minister Jose Antonio Meade, seeking to downplay any setbacks in the latest round of negotiations, said on Friday that tension in the talks was only natural. (more...)
United States pulls out of UNESCO United States pulls out of UNESCO
- October 13, 2017

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said that Israel was preparing to pull out of UNESCO, the UN's cultural and educational agency, hours after the United States made a similar announcement. "It's a loss to UNESCO, it's a loss to the family of the United Nations and it's a loss to multilateralism", Bokova said in a statement . Nearly 200 states are now members of UNESCO. (more...)
Trump Picks Top White House Aide to run Homeland Security Trump Picks Top White House Aide to run Homeland Security
- October 13, 2017

Neither the White House nor Nielsen responded to requests for comment. Another caught Kelly with his head in his hands during the president's address to the United Nations general assembly. "Right now we think the threat is manageable, but over time, if it grows beyond where it is today, let's hope that diplomacy works", Kelly said. Kelly said Americans should be "concerned" about North Korea since it has developed an intercontinental ballistic missile capability and is developing a vehicle ... (more...)
Hamas: Deal reached with Palestinian rival Fatah Hamas: Deal reached with Palestinian rival Fatah
- October 13, 2017

Hamas and Fatah agreed to transfer administration of Gaza to Union government at latest until December 1st. The two sides began meeting in the Egyptian capital on Tuesday with the aim of ending the crippling decade-old split between the rival factions. (more...)
London refuses to confirm the death of a jihadist british in Syria London refuses to confirm the death of a jihadist british in Syria
- October 13, 2017

However, it was kept secret on both sides of the Atlantic over fears her 12-year-old son Jojo may have also died in the blast. It remains unclear if he was killed and sources said the attack would have been aborted if it was known he was close by, the newspaper added. (more...)