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Oct 06 2017

FCC approves $77m support package for hurricane-hit islands

Thursday, the campaign got a boost from City Municipal Judge candidate Mark Hanni. New York has deployed personnel and equipment, including the New York Army National G...

Oct 06 2017

Death toll in Pak Sufi shrine attack rises to 22

Citing Deputy Commissioner Asadullah Kakar, the channel said at least 12 people were killed in the blast. Jhal Magsi is a district located in central Balochistan , which...

Oct 06 2017

Shooter's Aussie partner going back to U.S. for questioning

Authorities have been trying to reconstruct Paddock's movements leading up to the deadliest mass shooting in modern US history . Marilou Danley , the girlfriend of S...

Oct 06 2017

Fleeing for their lives

Access to much of the area has been blocked by Myanmar authorities. "This flow out of Myanmar has not stopped yet, it's into the hundreds of thousands of Rohingya (wh...

Oct 06 2017

YouTube changes search to combat conspiracy theories

In the days following the Las Vegas shooting , many videos appeared presenting "conspiracy theories" or misinformation . And that 9/11 search, which the WSJ repeate...

Oct 06 2017

Not having guns is what prevents gun violence

But I feel that racism and social injustice is also disrespectful. His televised "debate" with William F. Buckley turned into shoddy attempts to focus on host's mannerism...

Oct 06 2017

School evacuated for 'strange odor,' turns out to be pumpkin spice

A high school in Baltimore was evacuated Thursday afternoon over an odd smell that prompted fire and hazmat officials to arrive on campus. So Heiser ordered an evacuati...

Oct 06 2017

Trump Tax Plan Is a Rocket for the Rich

Rep. John Faso (R-N.Y.) said Tuesday that lawmakers from states like his own that would be hit hard by the loss off the deduction are raising concerns with House Republ...

Oct 06 2017

Trump poised to be 'counselor in chief' as he visits Las Vegas

It is not yet known why he opened fire on an open-air concert, committing the worst shooting in modern USA history. One of them said Ms Danley was "a good person" who...

Oct 06 2017

Republicans open to 'bump-stock' gun controls after Las Vegas massacre

Longboat Key congressman says bump stocks should be restricted. John Thune, R-South Dakota, told reporters when asked about the bump stocks and semi-automatic weapons b...

Oct 06 2017

NNPC Palaver: Kachikwu keeps mum after meeting with Buhari

NNPC which he said operates like a country of its own. The lawmaker accused the NNPC GMD of large-scale corruption in his dealings with Duke Oil. Anyanwu, speaking furt...

Oct 06 2017

Indian President Ram Nath Kovind arrives in Djibouti on first overseas visit

He also announced a grant of Dollars 2 million for the purchase of food grains and referred to India as among the top three sources of foreign direct investment for Ethio...

Oct 06 2017

Five killed in IAF helicopter crash in Arunachal Pradesh

The defence spokesperson said that only the court of inquiry can ascertain actual cause of crash and refused confirm any lapses while dropping kerosene supply. The Mi-1...

Oct 06 2017

Janaraksha Yatra: BJP chief Amit Shah skips rally returns to Delhi

Kerala has always been an unconquerable challenge for BJP and even after a forming a government at the Centre- the party has been largely unsuccessful in making a mark ...

Oct 06 2017

Honeypreet Insan not co-operating in interrogation: Panchkula Police Commissioner

Panchkula police on Friday sent notice to 45-member Dera Management Committee in connection with August 25 violence. Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Th...

Oct 06 2017

NHRC notices to MP, UP over police action

They abused and beat us. He added: "I received information that around 30-40 farmers had also been detained by the police at the Dehat police station". Kumar Prateek, sup...

Oct 06 2017

Nick Novak: Los Angeles Chargers bring back kicker, waive Younghoe Koo

The Chargers waived rookie kicker Younghoe Koo in a corresponding move. He kicked for the Chargers from 2011-2014 and ranks as the franchise's second most accurate kick...

Oct 06 2017

Guns: Political debate renewed with a new outlook at the top

The bill Speaker Ryan just tabled removes the federal tax on suppressors, as well as the burdensome process in place to obtain them. "The police say the shooter appea...

Oct 06 2017

Guns: Political debate renewed with a new outlook at the top

The bill Speaker Ryan just tabled removes the federal tax on suppressors, as well as the burdensome process in place to obtain them. "The police say the shooter appea...

Oct 06 2017

Congress gets back to business by setting gun control talk aside

The problem is that dispassionate analysis of gun-safety laws, no matter how long delayed, never penetrates the panic room in which politicians hide out from their respon...