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Mayor of Utah city killed in 'insider attack' in Afghanistan

Mayor of Utah city killed in 'insider attack' in Afghanistan North Ogden city mayor Major Brent Taylor was deployed to Afghanistan with the Utah National Guard at the beginning of this year. Taylor, 39, had been the town's mayor since 2013, and a member of the city council before that. Chugg said that townspeople are reeling from the mayor's death. "He was the personification of the love of God, family and country". "I consider him one of the greatest... [Full Article...]

Killer tiger shot dead

Killer tiger shot dead The urine of another tigress and perfume were used to lure Avni to her hunters before she was killed, a police official told NDTV . The petitioners had challenged the forest department's order to tranquillise and kill tigress "Avni" (T-1), suspected to be roaming in Pandharkavda forests in Yavatmal district. [Full Article...]

Voters can still apply for absentee ballots at clerk's office today

Voters can still apply for absentee ballots at clerk's office today Tuesday, November 6: General Election Day, polls are open 6 a.m.to 8 p.m. The last day to receive an absentee ballot through the mail is November 3, while the last day to apply for one and receive it in-person is November 5. Over 3 million people have already voted by mail and returned their ballots, or voted early. In that election, St. Johns County Republicans turned out more than 62 perc... [Full Article...]

Sri Lanka may lose GSP+ if human rights are violated again

Sri Lanka may lose GSP+ if human rights are violated again A lawmaker from the main Tamil party defected to the Rajapaksa side and was made a minister on Friday. No specific bribery allegations against Viyalendran were made, but the party condemned him for "being a part of this conspiracy". The minority Sri Lanka Muslim Congress party, which has seven lawmakers, said its members had also rejected offers to join the Sirisena-Rajapakse camp. [Full Article...]

Trumps Blasts Sexual Misconduct Allegations Against Kavanaugh as 1 Faces Investigation

Trumps Blasts Sexual Misconduct Allegations Against Kavanaugh as 1 Faces Investigation Sen. Chuck Grassley, chairman of the Judiciary Committee revealed the fraud in a letter to the Federal Bureau of Investigation and Justice Department Friday, asking them to prosecute Judy Munro-Leighton for lying to and obstructing Congress. [Full Article...]

Oprah Shocks Georgians While Canvasing for Stacey Abrams

Oprah Shocks Georgians While Canvasing for Stacey Abrams She touts her experience working with Republicans as a state legislative leader, but she doesn't back down on her promises to expand Medicaid insurance, prioritise public education and push for tighter gun restrictions. you are dishonoring your family". Polls suggest Abrams and Kemp are deadlocked in one of the hottest matchups of the midterm elections . Numerous applications were flagged for... [Full Article...]

Indonesian Rescuers Detect 'Ping,' Believe They've Located Crashed Plane

Indonesian Rescuers Detect 'Ping,' Believe They've Located Crashed Plane Indonesian rescuers said that the Boeing crash there were no survivors. The airline is to meet a team from Boeing on Wednesday to discuss the fate of its 737 MAX 8 planes. Lion Air flight JT610 crashed not long after departure from Jakarta on Monday morning. The privately owned budget carrier was founded in 1999. [Full Article...]

Egypt attack: Gunmen target bus with Coptic Christians

Egypt attack: Gunmen target bus with Coptic Christians The security forces moved to the scene to disclose the attack's circumstances, and ambulance vehicles arrived near the monastery to transfer the injured to hospitals, the source added, affirming that the perpetrators are being pursued. Only pilgrims have been allowed on the main road leading to the monastery since last year's attack. Local church officials in Minya province where the attack took... [Full Article...]

Sony Music’s headquarters in London evacuated after two stabbed

Sony Music’s headquarters in London evacuated after two stabbed Firearms experts and first responders were directed to the Derry Street, Kensington headquarters where they found the company's catering team embroiled in a bloody affair. 'Officers, including firearms officers, and London Ambulance Service are in attendance. They said one person had been arrested and it was not being treated as terrorism. [Full Article...]

Trump expected to announce plan to deny asylum

Trump expected to announce plan to deny asylum Migrants -mostly Hondurans- taking part in a caravan heading to the U.S., hold Honduran and Mexican national flags as they walk along the road on their way to Matias Romero, at La Ventosa, Oaxaca State , Mexico , on November 1, 2018. Our Border is sacred, must come in legally". Just 24 hours later, Trump thrust new uncertainty into the picture, catching the Pentagon by surprise. [Full Article...]

Over 5200 USA troops heading to Mexico border

Over 5200 USA troops heading to Mexico border Only about 200 in that smaller group made it to the border. Guatemala's Interior Ministry said the second group had wounded Guatemalan police and used children as human shields, and Guatemalan firefighters confirmed that a 26-year-old Honduran had been killed from a blow to the head. [Full Article...]

Charges Filed After This Morning's Fatal School Bus Accident

Charges Filed After This Morning's Fatal School Bus Accident Investigators say around 7:15 a.m. the children's Tippecanoe Valley school bus had its "STOP" arm out on North State Road 25 in Rochester. It is not clear if she has legal representation at this time. A neighbor, who declined to be identified, also told the station she had concerns about the stretch of roadway. Shepherd, who is the mother to two young girls herself, works at the Faith Outreach C... [Full Article...]

Khashoggi murder: Turkey gives official details of Saudi writer's death

Khashoggi murder: Turkey gives official details of Saudi writer's death It recently acknowledged that Turkish evidence shows the killing was premeditated. He then flew out of Istanbul on Wednesday afternoon without making a public statement. Erdogan maintains that a 15-strong team traveled from Riyadh to kill Khashoggi , who had been a vocal critic of Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince and de facto ruler Mohammad bin Salman , at the Saudi diplomatic compound in ... [Full Article...]

Mystery surrounds deaths of Saudi sisters found in NY

Mystery surrounds deaths of Saudi sisters found in NY Tala had been reported missing to the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children on August 24, the New York Daily News said. After changing its story on multiple occasions, the Saudi government recently came clean and admitted that its agents were behind Khashoggi's death. [Full Article...]

Another suspicious package addressed to CNN

Another suspicious package addressed to CNN In a tweet , CNN President Jeff Zucker said the package posed no danger to the channel. Since last Wednesday, all mail to CNN's U.S. offices has been screened at an off-site location, he said, "so this package would not have come directly to the CNN Center, even if it hadn't been intercepted first". [Full Article...]

Whitey Bulger killed immediately after arriving in West Virginia prison

Whitey Bulger killed immediately after arriving in West Virginia prison Bulger had just been moved to the Hazleton facility where he was found. Infamous Boston gangster James "Whitey" Bulger was found dead shortly after being transferred to a federal prison in West Virginia , according to a report Tuesday. [Full Article...]

Infamous Boston mobster James 'Whitey' Bulger killed at West Virginia prison

Infamous Boston mobster James 'Whitey' Bulger killed at West Virginia prison Notorious Boston mobster James "Whitey" Bulger is dead, the apparent victim of a slaying at the West Virginia prison where he was transferred yesterday. He had a kind of Robin Hood-like image among some locals, but authorities said he would put a bullet in the brain of anyone who he even suspected of double-crossing him. [Full Article...]

President Obama will rally for Democrats in Florida this Friday

President Obama will rally for Democrats in Florida this Friday Harris and Newsom will kick off their campaign swing to build Democrat voter enthusiasm early Saturday in the Santa Clarita Valley to rally support for Democrat Katie Hill, running in the 25th congressional district She is facing two-term Republican Stephen Knight. [Full Article...]

VENICE UNDER WATER: 70% of city covered by flooding

VENICE UNDER WATER: 70% of city covered by flooding Venice city officials say 70 per cent of the lagoon city has been flooded by waters rising 149 centimetres (more than 58 1/2 inches) above sea level. Others, including tourists, donned thigh-high wellies or took off their shoes to wade through the water. A number of trees were reported uprooted across Rome and many parks and tourist sites were closed, including the Roman Forum and Colosseum. [Full Article...]

Macron puts pressure on Russian Federation at Istanbul Syria summit

Macron puts pressure on Russian Federation at Istanbul Syria summit Erdogan, along with Russia's Vladimir Putin, France's Emmanuel Macron and German Chancellor Angela Merkel met to try and find a lasting solution to the Syrian conflict, in which more than 360,000 people have been killed since 2011. Anti-Assad groups are now penned into the northern province of Idlib and surrounded by more than 2 million civilians. "But Washington has been forcing its ally for ... [Full Article...]


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