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Mississippi official: 2 officers dead; suspect in custody

Mississippi official: 2 officers dead; suspect in custody Mississippi Bureau of Investigations released photos of the two officers killed during an early morning shoot out. Authorities have confirmed that one suspect, who has been identified as 25-year-old Marquis Aaron Flowers, was also wounded and transported to the University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson, Mississippi. [Full Article...]

Runaway horse charges into sports bar with chaotic results

Runaway horse charges into sports bar with chaotic results The animal tore off down the road and across a roundabout before stepping into the bar. In CCTV footage taken from the PMU bar (that's Pari Mutuel Urbain, France's national betting system), the lively and seemingly panicked filly prances through the tables and chairs, while customers flee. [Full Article...]

Iran fires missiles at militants in Syria linked to attack

Iran fires missiles at militants in Syria linked to attack Tehran , in an official statement, said its missile attack in Syria targeted both " Takfiri " militants - a term they often use to refer to IS - and Ahvazi separatists. Iran has supported President Bashar al-Assad in Syria's civil war, sending hundreds of troops and backing pro-Syrian government militias. Robertson said the coalition is "more than capable" of defeating, without Iranian help, the... [Full Article...]

Parcels sent to Pentagon test positive for ricin

Parcels sent to Pentagon test positive for ricin At least two packages suspected of containing the deadly poison ricin have been sent to the Pentagon this week. All mail delivered to the Pentagon on Monday has been quarantined for inspection. 'Those envelopes are now undergoing further testing. We have reports that two packages laced with ricin were sent to the Pentagon. He stressed that authorities were still waiting for confirmation that... [Full Article...]

Global confidence in Trump lower than for China’s Xi, poll shows

Pew, which conducted the survey from May to August, said the data reveals a significant decline in America's worldwide image since Trump took office. However, the survey by the Pew Research Center released Tuesday also found that, despite the high ratings for the US, there are concerns in Japan about the trajectory of American power. [Full Article...]

'Chuck Chequers', Johnson challenges May on Brexit

'Chuck Chequers', Johnson challenges May on Brexit During a robust alternative Tory Party conference speech in Birmingham on Tuesday where he defended conservatism and wealth creation, the former Mayor of London addressed "making the streets safer". He is among a group of eurosceptics in her Conservative Party who are using the four-day gathering in Birmingham to make the case for a looser trade agreement. [Full Article...]

Brett Kavanaugh: White Home denies limiting Federal Bureau of Investigation inquiry

Brett Kavanaugh: White Home denies limiting Federal Bureau of Investigation inquiry Democratic Sen. Mazie Hirono of Hawaii, said , "We're going to put a conspiracy theory believer on the court?" Two women had challenged him on Friday as he tried to close a Senate elevator door, confronting him with details of their own experiences of sexual assault and castigating him for announcing he would vote for Kavanaugh in the Senate Judiciary Committee . [Full Article...]

Manufacturers relieved, dairy farmers angry in wake of NAFTA replacement deal

Manufacturers relieved, dairy farmers angry in wake of NAFTA replacement deal Some have characterized the side letter as effectively establishing a quota on the number of autos that can be exported to the USA - anathema to the very principles of free trade. Even more noteworthy, negotiators agreed to a new requirement that 40 percent to 45 percent of a vehicle's components be made by workers earning at least US$16 per hour, which is about three times more than the avera... [Full Article...]

Macedonians vote on whether to rename country

Macedonians vote on whether to rename country With that low a turnout, getting the required support from the Macedonian Parliament could be hard. Of those who voted, 91 percent favored the name change, the state elections commission reported, with 95 percent of votes counted. Macedonians cast ballots Sunday on whether to re-name their country North Macedonia, a bid to settle a long-running row with Greece and unlock a path to NATO and Euro... [Full Article...]

President Donald Trump Belittles Women He Is Afraid Of

President Donald Trump Belittles Women He Is Afraid Of The exchange which was interpreted by social media users as misogynistic, led to several call out posts against the US President. In July the White House updated its transcript of Trump's Helsinki press conference with Vladimir Putin, restoring one question an American journalist asked the Russian president. [Full Article...]

Trump Administration: No More Visas for Same-Sex Partners of Foreign Diplomats

Trump Administration: No More Visas for Same-Sex Partners of Foreign Diplomats Heterosexual domestic partners of foreign diplomats are also not eligible for USA visas, a State Department spokesperson explained, and the new policy would "ensure and promote equal treatment ", according to ABC News . Applying the same standard to same-sex couples will "help ensure and promote equal treatment", a US State Department spokesperson said . The State Department has started enf... [Full Article...]

Melania Trump arrives in Ghana on solo African trip

Trump, according to Grisham. She was treated to a full blast of rich Ghanaian cultural performances by the Nananom Dance Ensemble as school children waved miniature Ghanaian and American flags. Her son, Barron, did not accompany her on the trip. Mrs. Trump's visit opened in low-key fashion. "Did you say President Trump's wife just arrived in Accra?" street vendor Awo Yeboah told the AP. [Full Article...]

Brett Kavanaugh's Harvard course on the Supreme Court is shelved

These complaints now fall under the jurisdiction of Merrick Garland , the former SCOTUS nominee who was denied a Senate confirmation hearing during Barack Obama's presidency. Ford, a professor in California, has accused Kavanaugh of drunkenly assaulting her while both were teenagers in Maryland in the early 1980s. Ramirez, who alleges Kavanaugh exposed himself and subjected her to unwanted ph... [Full Article...]

Vivek Tiwari murder: What we know so far

Vivek Tiwari murder: What we know so far His body was Sunday cremated at Bhaisakund in present of state minister Brijesh Pathak and local MLA Ashutosh Tondon and others. "When I approached the vehicle, the driver ( Vivek Tiwari ) tried to run over me thrice to kill me". "Such deviant, criminal behaviour is reprehensible and deserves the strictest punishment". Nearly after 24 hours, in the Lucknow shootout case of Apple executive ... [Full Article...]

Mark Judge's lawyer says he was interviewed by the Federal Bureau of Investigation

Mark Judge's lawyer says he was interviewed by the Federal Bureau of Investigation Kavanaugh , two of his three accusers and people alleged to have been at the two incidents in question. Interviewing a wide number of people might help them determine, for example, who might have driven her to and from the party at which she claims Mr. [Full Article...]

FBI should conduct ‘real investigation’ into Kavanaugh, Flake says in Boston

FBI should conduct ‘real investigation’ into Kavanaugh, Flake says in Boston On Monday, President Donald Trump decried what he described as "trauma" inflicted upon Kavanaugh, but nevertheless said he wants to see the FBI "do a very comprehensive investigation". The fact is, she said, Kavanaugh's alleged excessive drinking has been a component in all three claims by Ford, Ramirez and Swetnick. Kavanaugh has also denied her accusations as well as those of two other wom... [Full Article...]

University of Waterloo's Donna Strickland wins Nobel physics prize for laser research

University of Waterloo's Donna Strickland wins Nobel physics prize for laser research The Swedish Royal Academy of Sciences said Ashkin developed "optical tweezers" that can grab tiny particles such as viruses without damaging them. John Bardeen is the only Nobel Laureate who has been awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics twice, in 1956 and 1972. [Full Article...]

Chinese destroyer nearly hits US Navy ship in South China Sea

Chinese destroyer nearly hits US Navy ship in South China Sea A Chinese warship sailed within yards of an American destroyer - forcing it to change course - in an "unsafe and unprofessional" encounter as the United States vessel was in contested waters in the South China Sea , an official said Monday, October 1. [Full Article...]

Erdogan hopes his recent Germany visit to enhance ties

Erdogan hopes his recent Germany visit to enhance ties Erdogan's Friday visit to Berlin has stirred considerable controversy in Germany , with many criticizing Merkel for hosting a leader which some in the country accuse of being increasingly authoritarian. While a resumption of accession negotiations for Turkey's moribund EU bid was not on the table, some improvements - such as a modernisation of a Customs Union - could take place after European ... [Full Article...]

Brett Kavanaugh was 'belligerent and aggressive' drinker, Yale classmate says

Brett Kavanaugh was 'belligerent and aggressive' drinker, Yale classmate says It comes as the FBI presses ahead with its investigation, questioning in recent days at least four people about accusations of misconduct against Kavanaugh dating to when he was in high school and college. "He was number one in his class at Yale, he was number one in his law school at Yale, and then what he's gone through over the last three weeks is incredible", he said. [Full Article...]


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