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by | October 04, 2017 | 01:07

Angus King (I-ME) asked Mattis, "Do you believe it's in our national security interest at the present time to remain in the JCPOA?" The White House had no immediate comment on Mattis' remarks, which once again highlighted the range of views on key policy issues within the Trump administration.

by | October 04, 2017 | 01:00

Do we want a democracy in which politicians (of any party) can virtually assure their re-election and continued dominance in a state simply because of the way that they draw the maps? The lower court concluded that the districting plans were drawn to discriminate against Democrats, the Republicans' advantage would endure even in the face of a strong Democratic showing at the polls and the plans could not be explained by other, non-partisan reasons.

by | October 04, 2017 | 00:44

Investigators found an additional 18 firearms in Paddock's Mesquite home , as well as several thousand rounds of ammunition and explosives. Ammonium nitrate, a fertilizer compound that can be used in explosives and was used in the 1995 truck bombing of the Alfred P.

by | October 04, 2017 | 00:41

She also said that selling acid to anyone under the age of 18 would become a criminal offence. Rudd told a Conservative Party conference in Manchester: " Acid attacks are absolutely revolting". The tightening of the law around viewing terrorist material is part of a review of the government's counterterrorism strategy following the increasing frequency of terrorist attacks in Britain this year.

by | October 04, 2017 | 00:41

Winston described the scene to CBS News as a "mini war zone", and then decided that while he couldn't fight back, he could still help. The first truck he opened had keys sitting inside. But instead of continuing to safety they commandeered a nearby pick-up, which had no driver inside, and began transporting injured shooting victims to hospital.

by | October 04, 2017 | 00:38

The Broadway star, whose parents moved to NY from Puerto Rico, said he is working on a new song to raise for disaster relief. "Each of us can help right now". US President Donald Trump on Saturday lashed out at Puerto Rico politicians over their criticism of US relief efforts on the island following Hurricane Maria .

by | October 04, 2017 | 00:41

The Broadway star, whose parents moved to NY from Puerto Rico, said he is working on a new song to raise for disaster relief. He says Trump was responding after San Juan Mayor Carmen Yulin Cruz criticized him for not doing enough - when in fact, Mulvaney says, "the progress is there, and the effort is there".

by | October 04, 2017 | 00:38

Former democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton , whom Trump said should be prosecuted for her use of private email while serving as secretary of state, called the Trump administration's use of private accounts "the height of hypocrisy" in a recent interview .

by | October 04, 2017 | 00:36

The athlete's family criticised the project for not being a "true reflection" of the shooting nor of Pistorius's marathon trial which gripped the world. Koen said the Steenkamps were still mourning the loss of their daughter and were horrified to read a report that the movie is told from June's perspective.

by | October 04, 2017 | 00:32

He said the Supreme Court of Pakistan is the custodian of sanctity and dignity of law in the country. A controversial clause in the bill allows disqualified politicians to hold a public office or to lead a political party. The law was passed to allow the party to re-elect Sharif as its head, on the eve of a party convention called for the express objective of electing Sharif to the post.

by | October 04, 2017 | 00:31

He also expressed sympathy for the family members of party workers who lost their lives in the state due to political violence. "I am asking advocates of human rights, why they don't see the atrocities committed by the Left party?" Announcing the yatra , Union minister Prakash Javadekar said that several ministers, including himself, Ananth Kumar, Dharmendra Pradhan, Giriraj Singh, Gen VK Singh and Smriti Irani are expected to join the yatra.

by | October 04, 2017 | 00:31

Meanwhile, the RSS and Kerala CM were locked in a bitter fight in the social media. 14 people, he claimed, were killed in Kannur after the communists came to power in May 2016, even though provisional police estimates put the figures at five BJP workers and three CPM workers.

by | October 04, 2017 | 00:28

Former Iraqi President and Iraqi Kurdish leader Jalal Talabani has died in a Berlin hospital at age 83, according to Kurdish officials. Talbani's death was also reported by Iraqi state television and by Kurdish broadcaster Rudaw. An authoritative figure in Iraqi opposition politics for more than 50 years, his appointment made Talabani, a Kurd, the first non-Arab president of an Arab country.

by | October 04, 2017 | 00:28

Then he went to jail and I was called a traitor. Have you heard me uttering a word where I instigate people? "Court gave me permission to be with my father". But the police failed to find her in the Himalayan country as well. Honeypreet Singh Insan had accompanied Ram Rahim Singh on his way to Rohtak jail in a chopper.

by | October 04, 2017 | 00:26

The arrest came hours after Honeypreet appeared on two private news channels interacting with reporters at an undisclosed location, even though the Haryana Police had been looking for her for more than a month. Ram Rahim is now lodged at the Suneria jail in Rohtak and will stay there for 20 years for raping two sadhvis. There had been no trace of Honeypreet after August 25.

by | October 04, 2017 | 00:28

The nation's top military officer says the thousands of additional US troops President Donald Trump has ordered to Afghanistan will cost just over $1 billion a year. Trump announced August 21 that he would continue US involvement in the war in Afghanistan and send a few thousand more troops, even though his initial instinct told him not to do so.

by | October 04, 2017 | 00:27

In order to win in the desert, they needed a defensive bounce back, particularly from the front four. Linebacker Ray-Ray Armstrong also had his best performance of the season. The 49ers defense struggled all night, giving up 292 yards and 3 TDs to QB Jared Goff and allowing RB Todd Gurley to add another 2 TDs on the ground.

by | October 04, 2017 | 00:26

TRUMP, President of the United States of America, by virtue of the authority vested in me by the Constitution and the laws of the United States, do hereby proclaim October 2017 as National Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Dillon works as the Event Coordinator for the Shelter for Help in Emergency. According to last year's National Census of Domestic Violence Services, nearly 73,000 victims were served nationwide in one day.

by | October 04, 2017 | 00:27

Some Casper residents hope to bring an end to domestic violence in the community. October is designated as Domestic Violence Awareness Month, and on Monday, Belmont County Sheriff David Lucas and his deputies gathered outside the sheriff's department to meet with representatives of the Tri-County Help Center, which offers counseling, shelter and legal advice to domestic violence victims in Belmont, Harrison, and Monroe counties.

by | October 04, 2017 | 00:18

Alexei Navalny had already served a prison sentence of twenty-five days this summer for same reason. Notably, the 20-day jail sentence is long enough to force Navalny to miss a major rally he scheduled for Saturday. Khyzyr Mussakaev, a judge in the Simonovsky district court in Moscow , found him guilty of violating the law on public demonstrations and ordered him held for the third time this year.

by | October 04, 2017 | 00:20

As reported by Point information, hydrocarbons had been dispersed around canisters and a firing device, made with a cell phone connected to wires, was also found on-site. The French establishment has responded to the ongoing jihadist chaos with new anti-terror laws which is ostensibly aimed at ending the country's two-year state of emergency, but critics say the legislation makes it effectively permanent and rolls back long-standing civil liberties.

by | October 04, 2017 | 00:16

French lawmakers in the lower house of parliament were set to vote later today on a new counter-terrorism law that rights groups and United Nations experts have criticised for giving too much power to police and local government officials. The Senate, France's upper house of parliament, approved it in July after some amendments. When asked how someone under surveillance could carry out an attempted attack without being detected, Collomb said radicals usually have " friends, networks that ...

by | October 04, 2017 | 00:15

Former Rep. Gabby Giffords , who survived being shot in the head, said the massacre in Las Vegas where a gunman used automatic weapons to kill at least 50 people and wound hundreds "is a grave tragedy for our nation". The state holds a C- rating from the Law Center to Prevent Gun Violence, up from an F a year ago. Later on Monday morning, former Rep. Gabrielle Giffords (D-AZ) and her husband, retired astronaut and Navy Captain Mark Kelly , held a news conference on the steps of the ...

by | October 04, 2017 | 00:17

In a statement released before the event, Giffords said, "I know this feeling of heartbreak and horror too well". He urged Congress to create a committee to investigate gun violence, draft bipartisan legislation requiring background checks for all gun sales and to further regulate sales of assault rifles.

by | October 04, 2017 | 00:15

He then performed a powerful cover of Simon and Garfunkel's classic tune " Bridge Over Troubled Water ". "I said, 'Yeah, a lot of people were killed last night, ' and she said, 'Did you know any of them?'" In an effort to offer Nashvillians an opportunity to show their love for the victims of this deadly shooting, a vigil is planned for Monday, October 2 at 6PM at Ascend Amphitheater.

by | October 03, 2017 | 13:14

He played down the importance of four new red lines in the negotiations set down by Foreign Minister Boris Johnson in an interview with a British newspaper that underlined the rifts in May's cabinet. When it was put to her on ITV's Good Morning Britain that the Foreign Secretary appeared to be "unsackable", Mrs May said: "No, of course a Prime Minister makes decisions about who is in their Cabinet".

by | October 03, 2017 | 13:10

Sanders also became visibly emotional as she described acts of heroism and compassion that were undertaken during the shooting, which killed at least 58 people and injured more than 500, making it the deadliest non-wartime shooting attack in modern USA history.

by | October 03, 2017 | 12:42

Last week, the Austrian government issued posters and leaflets threatening Muslim women with fines for wearing face veils ahead of the introduction of the controversial ban. Any woman spotted wearing the " burqa " will be fined with €150 ($177). "It is every woman's right to always dress how she wants", he said . German Chancellor Angela Merkel has previously voiced her support for a similar law in Germany, saying: 'Our law takes precedence over codes of honour, tribal or family rules, ...

by | October 03, 2017 | 12:23

He was told by a Rangers man that he was not ordered to allow him in. PML-N leader Pervaiz Rasheed said it was duty of the top court to take notice that who converted the open court into a closed court. "Whose orders the paramilitary force was following when the ministry he heads did not issue any such orders to the force", he asked. PPP provincial chief said that demand of early elections by Imran Khan was disgrace of the people's mandate and until & unless advice of the prime minister ...

by | October 03, 2017 | 12:20

The problems came after both Ferrari drivers had collided and retired at the start of the Singapore Grand Prix two weeks earlier. A straightforward race, then, is by no means a certainty and Ferrari is hopeful it can get on top of the engine troubles that plagued both Vettel and Raikkonen in Malaysia .

by | October 03, 2017 | 12:06

As we've reported, "Thai media speculated that she might have fled the country and traveled to Singapore, on her way to to join her brother, former Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra, who was overthrown by the military in 2006". Yingluck and her supporters have said she is innocent, and she has called the charges against her politically motivated. "The police will now have to proceed and coordinate with the Foreign Ministry and Interpol", he added.

by | October 03, 2017 | 11:56

The stocks of firearm manufacturers surged Monday following the worst mass shooting in American history. Late-night comics decried the Las Vegas mass shooting as a confounding and repetitive American tragedy, with Jimmy Kimmel and Trevor Noah lashing out at politicians who oppose gun control.

by | October 03, 2017 | 11:53

The Delhi government also claimed that it had opposed any hike in fares in the Fare Fixation Committee (FFC) meeting held in September previous year. According to the Chief Minister, DMRC had made an "erroneous" decision, as the "The Fare Fixation Committee (FFC) had recommended a gap of one year between two fare hikes".

by | October 03, 2017 | 11:44

He said the evacuation seemed to be progressing well, although some people were afraid of what awaited them on the other islands. Vanuatu's government says the evacuation will be completed by Friday and has set aside 200 million vatu ($1.9 million) for the effort.

by | October 03, 2017 | 11:41

Acting Department of Homeland Security Secretary Elaine Duke also drew ire from Cruz after calling the response to the storm in Puerto Rico a " good news story ". Rick Scott (R) signed an executive order Monday declaring a state of emergency in all of Florida's 67 counties in order to assist those evacuated from Puerto Rico following Hurricane Maria , his office said.