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U.S. biology trio wins Nobel Medicine Prize

U.S. biology trio wins Nobel Medicine Prize Hall was born in New York, Rosbash in Oklahoma City, and they both worked at Brandeis. At the announcement, the Nobel committee said that so far they have not been able to contact Young yet to tell him of his prestigious award, but that when they contacted Rosbach the scientist was apparently flabbergasted and simply replied: "You are kidding me!" "There are also indications that chronic misalig... [Full Article...]

Myanmar makes 'proposal' to take back Rohingya refugees from Bangladesh

Myanmar makes 'proposal' to take back Rohingya refugees from Bangladesh A minister of Myanmar's State Counsellor Office, U Kyaw Tint Swe, is leading the talks with Bangladesh, led by its Foreign Minister AH Mahmood Ali. Lalzirliana said that security forces guarding the borders were instructed to step up vigil along the Mizoram-Myanmar border and Mizoram-Bangladesh border. [Full Article...]

Utah warns children's health program will end without funds

Utah warns children's health program will end without funds And with the turmoil in Congress lately, state officials are taking no chances. Orrin Hatch (R-Utah) co-sponsored the bill, which was last reauthorized in 2015 and provides health insurance for children in families that don't qualify for Medicaid due to their incomes but still need government support to cover medical costs. [Full Article...]

Lin-Manuel Miranda to Trump: 'You're going straight to hell'

Lin-Manuel Miranda to Trump: 'You're going straight to hell' While upset that his administration has been heavily criticized for their slow action to help Puerto Rico in the wake of Hurricane Maria , #45 took to Twitter to slam San Juan Mayor Carmen Yulín Cruz . Cruz, who has appeared regularly on US cable news programs, was particularly pointed in rejecting a statement by acting Homeland Security secretary, Elaine Duke, who called the governmen... [Full Article...]

What did Trump say about NFL football players? (YouTube Video)

What did Trump say about NFL football players? (YouTube Video) However, one of NASCAR's most prolific drivers, Dale Earnhardt Jr., had a few different words to say about the whole situation. Roughly 200 players responded to the President's remarks by kneeling or raising a fist during the anthem Sunday, while many more locked arms with their teammates, coaches and, in some cases, owners. [Full Article...]

US defense personnel numbers rise, refugee numbers drop in Puerto Rico: governor

US defense personnel numbers rise, refugee numbers drop in Puerto Rico: governor Of course, he also found a few characters to take a stab at the "fake news ". All buildings now inspected for safety. Baldwin criticised Trump's response on SNL , with his Trump responding to the San Juan mayor by saying: "I know things are, as the locals say, "Despacito". [Full Article...]

Israel denies involvement in Iraqi Kurdistan referendum

Israel denies involvement in Iraqi Kurdistan referendum The independence referendum in Iraqi Kurdistan was held on Monday. Neighbouring Turkey and Iran also strongly opposed the vote, fearing it would inflame the separatist aspirations of their own sizeable Kurdish populations. Foreigners scrambled to leave regional capital Arbil and second largest city Sulaimaniyah before the ban took effect. The Iraqi parliament condemned the vote and has i... [Full Article...]

ISIL kills at least 58 Syria government fighters

ISIL kills at least 58 Syria government fighters The great majority of civilians, about 70%, died in Russian and government air raids or bombings by the US-led coalition, the NGO said. Islamic State has lost swathes of territory to the Russian-backed Syrian government and to USA -backed Syrian militias that are waging separate campaigns against the jihadist group's last major strongholds in Deir al-Zor province in eastern Syria . [Full Article...]

On Gandhi Jayanti, Governor urges to involve in cleanliness drive

On Gandhi Jayanti, Governor urges to involve in cleanliness drive To mark the 148th birth anniversary of the Mahatma Gandhi on Monday, people from all strata echoed Gandhi's favourite bhajans and quotes in the Chaoyang Park in central Beijing. The famous message of Gandhi, "be the change you wish to see", is inscribed on the front side of the pedestal. The Rs 59 lakhs facility enables interactive learning about the life and works of the Mahatma through Digital... [Full Article...]

San Juan Mayor Rips DHS Official

San Juan Mayor Rips DHS Official Her comments seemed meant to correct the record after acting Homeland Security Secretary Elaine Duke claimed Thursday afternoon that a "limited number of deaths that have taken place", and overall, Puerto Rico was " a good news story ". [Full Article...]

US Directly Communicates with North Korea on Nuclear

US Directly Communicates with North Korea on Nuclear Trump and Kim have for months engaged in an escalating war of words, as North Korea appear to be conducting numerous underground nuclear bomb tests and launching intercontinental missiles, in an attempt to land a nuclear warhead on another country. [Full Article...]

The Azealia Banks vs. Nicki Minaj feud is officially over

The Azealia Banks vs. Nicki Minaj feud is officially over In a series of texts, she wrote: 'I want to apologise for whatever catty s*** I've said to and or about you in the past... The argument is also thought of have been raised earlier this year when Banks announced she was working with Safaree Samuels, Minaj's former partner. [Full Article...]

Nawaz Sharif's indictment on Oct 9, arrest warrants against his children

Nawaz Sharif's indictment on Oct 9, arrest warrants against his children However, his children Husan Nawaz, Hussain Nawaz, Maryam Nawaz and son-in-law Safdar have not come from London to appear in court to face the graft cases. The accountability court may issue non-bailable arrest warrants for the suspects for skipping the proceedings for the third consecutive time. The judge hearing the case deferred the disqualified PM's indictment till October 9 and also issued non... [Full Article...]

Jagmeet Singh becomes first non-white politician to lead major Canadian party

Jagmeet Singh becomes first non-white politician to lead major Canadian party Jagmeet Singh , a turbaned Sikh of Indian origin has been elected the new leader of Canada's New Democratic Party (NDP). A total of 65,782 votes were cast in the leadership contest, as NDP members filed ranked ballots between September 18 and early afternoon on Sunday. [Full Article...]

Police responding to shooter in Las Vegas

Police responding to shooter in Las Vegas Several posts on Twitter said there were multiple casualties at a country music concert at the venue. The area near Mandalay Bay Resort Casino is on lockdown, with police requesting people avoid the area. Las Vegas Boulevard has been shut down and police urged the public to steer clear of the area. A witness told KSNV-TV that he heard "clip after clip after clip - bullets flying everywhere" b... [Full Article...]

9-year-old boy killed, 5 injured in Pak firing

9-year-old boy killed, 5 injured in Pak firing Heavy shelling began along the Line of Control in Kerni area around 6.30 am, triggering panic among residents. The Indian forces have retaliated in equal measure. The injured civilians have been rushed to a hospital. LoC is a de facto border that divides Kashmir into India and Pakistan controlled parts. "Two civilians including a women were killed while a trooper from army patrol assisting e... [Full Article...]

1st Test: Pakistan resume first innings on day four

1st Test: Pakistan resume first innings on day four Since 2010, only England (402 at 39.37 against New Zealand, 2013) and Sri Lanka (410 at 39.37 against Pakistan , 2014) have scored more runs at a lower S/R in a Test inning. Pakistan are 5/4 with Sky Bet for victory , Sri Lanka can be backed at 4/1 and the draw is on offer at 6/5. Get live cricket score of Pakistan vs Sri Lanka , 1st Test, Day 4, here. [Full Article...]

San Juan mayor in hurricane spotlight after Trump tweets

San Juan mayor in hurricane spotlight after Trump tweets Gov. Cuomo visited the island on September 22 to see the devastation and meet with local leaders. There is no unity, at least on twitter, about the giant relief effort to help millions of victims in storm ravaged Puerto Rico . This is one goal and it is to save lives. The president also dedicated several tweets to pushing back against what he described as "fake news " about the response to Hurri... [Full Article...]

Trump lashes out against Puerto Rico: "They want everything done for them"

Trump lashes out against Puerto Rico: On Friday , Carmen Yulin Cruz criticized Trump's administration and begged for more help, a plea that received widespread television coverage in the mainland United States. Rivera said the hospital, like many others, is relying on overworked generators. With another two months of the Atlantic hurricane season to go, 2017 could end up as the most expensive year ever for insurers and reinsurers, ... [Full Article...]

Suspects arrive for trial in N. Korean's killing

Suspects arrive for trial in N. Korean's killing They could face the death penalty if convicted. The two women nodded their heads when the charge was read out to them at the Shah Alam court on the outskirts of the Malaysian capital. Over the course of several days, the North Korean, who went by the name James, had Aisyah go out to malls, hotels and airports and rub oil or pepper sauce on strangers, which he would film on his phone, the lawye... [Full Article...]


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