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Rep. John Lewis gets "Happy" at an event for Stacey Abrams

Rep. John Lewis gets Some have even started calling Atlanta " The Hollywood of the South " and " Y'allywood ". Vice President Mike Pence stumped for Kemp on Thursday, and criticized the star power Abrams' campaign has attracted. More than 1.5 million of the state's nearly 7 million registered voters have cast ballots already. Winfrey did not mention Pence or the frequent GOP broadsides about "Hollywood" outsiders. [Full Article...]

NYPD Detectives Focus on Timeline in Saudi Sisters' Death

NYPD Detectives Focus on Timeline in Saudi Sisters' Death The sisters maxed out a credit card ordering food from a number of luxury hotels and shopping at various locations during their time in New York City. Investigators say that there was likely no criminality in the mysterious deaths of two sisters found bound together on the banks of the Hudson River last month. [Full Article...]

Lion Air plane had airspeed problem on flight prior to crash

Lion Air plane had airspeed problem on flight prior to crash The Boeing 737 MAX 8 plane crashed early Monday just minutes after takeoff from Jakarta . The crew received the green light to turn around, but lost altitude and crashed into the sea less than 15 minutes into the flight. Privately owned Lion Air , founded in 1999, said the aircraft had been in operation since August and that it had been airworthy and the pilot and co-pilot had 11,000 hours of ... [Full Article...]

Merkel looks to Africa to cement her legacy

Merkel looks to Africa to cement her legacy German Chancellor Angela Merkel hosted African leaders on Tuesday, pledging a new development fund to tackle underdevelopment on the continent that has helped to spur mass migration, shaping the later years of her long premiership. "Rather than outright instability in Germany and Europe, it simply means a continuation of the current leadership vacuum". She hopes to continue her chancellorship un... [Full Article...]

Brazilians protest against Bolsonaro, demand he respects democracy

Brazilians protest against Bolsonaro, demand he respects democracy Trump congratulated Bolsonaro by telephone, tweeting that the two had an "excellent" call and agreed "that Brazil and the United States will work closely together on trade, military and everything else!" While Bolsonaro's election has unsettled many LGBTQ people in Brazil, the Datafolha survey results on LGBTQ acceptance and two newly elected progressive "collective candidacies" have provided a ... [Full Article...]

Sanctions on Khashoggi killers weeks away: Mike Pompeo

Sanctions on Khashoggi killers weeks away: Mike Pompeo Khashoggi went missing after entering the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul on October 2. Saudi Arabia has faced a torrent of worldwide condemnation over the killing of the royal insider-turned-critic. Johnnie Moore, the group's spokesman who also serves as the White House's unofficial liaison to conservative evangelicals, said they "discussed" Khashoggi's killing, but declined to elaborate, and he... [Full Article...]

VENICE UNDER WATER: 70% of city covered by flooding

VENICE UNDER WATER: 70% of city covered by flooding In the province of Frosinone, south of Rome , two people died after a tree fell on their auto, while in the southern region of Calabria, a man was reported missing. Meteorologists say weather conditions are expected to subside over the next few days but more rain is set to pummel Venice and other areas. The city has been waiting for a long-planned system of underwater protective barriers, known... [Full Article...]

Khashoggi's Remains Dissolved in Acid for Easier Disposal

Saudi Arabia has faced a torrent of global condemnation over the killing of the royal insider-turned-critic. Khashoggi, a prominent Saudi journalist and critic of the regime, was last seen entering the kingdom's consulate in Istanbul on October 2. [Full Article...]

Dead in Attack on Coptic Christian Pilgrims in Egypt

Dead in Attack on Coptic Christian Pilgrims in Egypt Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi said he mourned the victims as martyrs, and vowed to push ahead with a campaign against militants. But other attacks carried out by Islamic State (IS, formerly ISIS) have been far more deadly. The previous attack in May 2017 left almost 30 people dead. In May 2017, 29 people were killed in a similar attack in Minya. They have also underlined the vulner... [Full Article...]

Woman rescued after spending six days in desert after vehicle crash

Woman rescued after spending six days in desert after vehicle crash As they inspected the damaged fence, they spotted a mangled vehicle entangled in a mesquite tree. The Department of Public Safety said two state transportation workers and a rancher were corralling a cow along a highway on October 18 when they saw a break in a fence outside the historic Western town of Wickenburg, about an hour's drive northwest of Phoenix. [Full Article...]

Premier Li calls on China, US to manage differences via consultation

Justice Department took aim at another Chinese firm it accused of unfair practices, part of an across-the-board pressure campaign by the Trump administration targeting China. "We're optimistic this is a potential off-ramp of increasingly antagonistic trade tensions and hope it leads to a pause and new negotiations", he said . [Full Article...]

Cleric with Taleban links killed in Pakistan

Cleric with Taleban links killed in Pakistan Some local media said ul-Haq was in the neighbouring city of Rawalpindi when he was shot and killed. His seminary is in the Akora Khattak in the Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa province, which borders Afghanistan . He authored dozens of books on religion relating to Fatwa on life of Islamic notables, guidelines on public speeches, etc. Fatawa-e-Haqqania is one of his books which is published in three langua... [Full Article...]

China bus tragedy result of fist fight between driver and female passenger

China bus tragedy result of fist fight between driver and female passenger The bus had veered into the wrong lane and collided with an oncoming vehicle in Chongqing on Sunday before it plunged into the Yangtze River. People watch the bus wreck being raised out of water in Wanzhou in southwest China's Chongqing Municipality early Thursday. [Full Article...]

Rights group: North Korean women face rampant sexual abuse

Rights group: North Korean women face rampant sexual abuse Human Rights Watch calls for immediate action to stop what it says is widespread sexual abuse in North Korea . But a new report suggests there's little chance that abused women in the North will get to say "MeToo" anytime soon. But the Human Right Watch report paints a different picture. Traders who smuggle in goods from China to sell at state-sanctioned private markets are forced to pay "bribe... [Full Article...]

Freed! Pakistan court acquits Christian on death row for blasphemy

Freed! Pakistan court acquits Christian on death row for blasphemy Since Wednesday's verdict TLP has been holding sit-ins in cities across the country with supporters blocking major traffic thoroughfares, causing gridlock and school closures in key hubs like Lahore , Islamabad , and Karachi . In 2009, Bibi was working in the field near her home village in Sheikhupura, Punjab, when she asked for water and the Muslim women working with her insisted that Bibi w... [Full Article...]

DoJ indicts Chinese hackers for stealing from U.S. and European aerospace companies

DoJ indicts Chinese hackers for stealing from U.S. and European aerospace companies The indictment states: "At the time of the intrusions, a Chinese state-owned aerospace company's working to develop a comparable engine for use in commercial aircraft manufactured in China and elsewhere". "The French are asking Little Gu [Company I's IT manager] to inspect the record: ns24.dnsdojo.com", a Chinese intelligence officer allegedly said in a text to one of the defendants, according t... [Full Article...]

Crashed Lion Air jet 'found'

Crashed Lion Air jet 'found' The plane enroute to the city of Pangkal Pinang with 189 people on board was reported missing at around 6:30 a.m. local time Monday (2330 GMT Sunday), and was believed to have crashed 13 minutes after taking off from Jakarta's Soekarno-Hatta global airport. [Full Article...]

U.S. awaiting evidence in Khashoggi case before imposing Saudi sanctions: Pompeo

U.S. awaiting evidence in Khashoggi case before imposing Saudi sanctions: Pompeo A month earlier, Saudi Arabia opened its air space for the first time to a commercial flight to Israel. "It would affect the entire region". Slain Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi was strangled as soon as he entered the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul, before being dismembered and his body destroyed. [Full Article...]

Politico Poll: Americans Blame Trump and Media for Dividing the Country

Politico Poll: Americans Blame Trump and Media for Dividing the Country Michael Dukakis . The video focused heavily on Luis Bracamontes , who was a twice-deported Mexican immigrant who was sentenced to death for killing two police officers. Bracamontes was in the country illegally at the time of the shooting. Meanwhile, Sen. Jeff Flake (R-Ariz.), who is known to criticize the president's rhetoric, told CNN's Jake Tapper that the ad represented a "new low in c... [Full Article...]

Jho Low maintains innocence after U.S. indictment

Jho Low maintains innocence after U.S. indictment Among its services, it helped raise $6.5 billion for the fund and earned nearly $600 million in fees for the bond issuance. Low and Leissner were also caught in intercepted online chats in 2014 discussing how to "suck up" to an 1MDB official, and planning to send "cakes" to a woman they believed was the wife of another government official, per court docs. [Full Article...]


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