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by | October 23, 2017 | 20:04

Unlike the October 1 independence vote in Catalonia, the non-binding Lombardy and Veneto referendums didn't ask voters if they want to break away from Italy. The two regions would like to roughly halve those contributions - a concession the cash-strapped state, labouring under a mountain of debt, can ill afford.

by | October 23, 2017 | 19:47

Ripley " in 1999 with Paltrow, said he learned of her allegations through his friend Ben Affleck . "I didn't really necessarily believe that 'cause to believe that would believe bad things about actresses that I know and like, and I didn't really buy into that", he said.

by | October 23, 2017 | 19:12

Witness David Swiniarski, 22, told the newspaper that he and his roommate ran to the home on Clare Street after hearing the blood-curdling screams down the block, joining a crowd of about 15 onlookers in front of a fence. This remains an ongoing investigation by the Middlesex District Attorney's Office, the Lowell Police Department and the Massachusetts State Police assigned to the Middle District Attorney's Office.

by | October 23, 2017 | 18:52

The deputy editor-in-chief of leading Russian news radio station Echo Moskvy, Tatjana Rim Hauer, has been injured in a knife attack. Tatiana "Tanya" Felgenhauer, 32, the deputy editor of Echo Moscow, was rushed to hospital with Tass reporting she is in a "grave" but "stable" condition.

by | October 23, 2017 | 18:49

Mrs Johnson said she heard Mr Trump "stumbling" and added that she was "angry at the tone of his voice". White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said Friday that Kelly "absolutely" stood by his comments that Wilson was a noisy "empty barrel" for claiming at the dedication of a new Federal Bureau of Investigation field office that she was "instrumental in getting the funding" for the building.

by | October 23, 2017 | 18:41

The raids are linked to a report in Der Spiegel that Volkswagen, Daimler and fellow German carmakers Audi, Porsche and BMW secretly worked together from the 1990s on vehicle development, construction and logistics - including how to meet increasingly tough diesel emissions standards.

by | October 23, 2017 | 18:32

Gauri Neha, 15, who attempted suicide by jumping from her school building allegedly due to harassment by her teachers, succumbed to injuries at a hospital today in Thiruvananthapuram, about 65 kms from here, police said. The cadres of the Kerala Students Union (KSU) and Students Federation of India (SFI) staged protests in front of the school. The Kollam Police had registered a case against two teachers identified as Crescent and Sindhu of the school in connection with the incident.

by | October 23, 2017 | 17:49

Earlier this week, Iraqi joint forces - including army troops, Federal Police units, and Hashd al-Shaabi fighters - entered the oil-rich Kirkuk province following a tactical withdrawal by Peshmerga forces. The loss of Kirkuk and other contentious areas started a new political debate in KRG, with each party blaming the others for the blunder. Lavrov said in a news conference in Moscow with his Iraqi counterpart Ibrahim al-Jaafari that Russian Federation understood the "aspirations" of the ...

by | October 23, 2017 | 17:38

A Nigerian man - dubbed the "underwear bomber" - who is serving a life sentence for his failed attempt to blow up an global flight near Detroit on behalf of al Qaeda in 2009 is reportedly suing the federal government over the way he has been treated in prison.

by | October 23, 2017 | 17:39

We call for an immediate end of the violence in northern Rakhine State, and for the Burmese government to allow refugees to return home voluntarily, safely, and with dignity. The United Nations has appealed for $434 million to provide life-saving aid to 1.2 million people for six months. "This is not an isolated crisis, it is the latest round in a decades-long cycle of persecution, violence and displacement", United Nations humanitarian chief Mark Lowcock told the talks.

by | October 23, 2017 | 17:26

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's forces, backed by Russian Federation, are also advancing towards Deir ez-Zor from the western bank of the Euphrates River and have gained significant ground in the recent week, Al Jazeera reported. Government forces regained control of Qaryatayn on Saturday. The Islamic State (IS) militants left 100 dead bodies ahead of withdrawing from a central Syrian town that has recently been restored by the Syrian government forces, a monitor group reported on Monday.

by | October 23, 2017 | 15:40

However, Harron, 27, claims he only touched the man to avoid spilling his drink, and the original complaint against him by a German businessman was withdrawn. Apparently the charges have been dismissed and the sentence against him nullified. 'But when Jamie arrived at the police station, his passport was returned, and he was told that he was free to go.

by | October 23, 2017 | 15:39

In a report by security news website Defense One General David Goldfein , Air Force chief of staff, said USA military leaders are reacting to new threat levels. In a few months the pads, which are dubbed the 'Christmas Tree' due to their angular markings, ' will be piled high with weapons ready to take off with just a moments notice for the first time since 1991.

by | October 23, 2017 | 15:19

Like other French presidents before him, Emmanuel Macron knows the value of a photogenic dog at the Élysée Palace . French TV station TF1 captured the footage over the weekend while recording a meeting between Macron and his junior ministers regarding inner-city investment.

by | October 23, 2017 | 14:52

In an interview due to air on the Fox Business Network channel, the President added: "Tweeting is like a typewriter - when I put it out, you put it immediately on your show". He recently excoriated NFL players for taking a knee during the National Anthem. He also criticised U.S. senator Bob Corker in a series of tweets, prompting Mr Corker to respond: "It's a shame the White House has become an adult daycare centre".

by | October 23, 2017 | 14:08

The man wearing a beige cap, green shirt, and brown pants, suddenly shoves her in the back, causing her to fall off the platform after which he can be seen walking away without breaking stride. No train was passing at the time, but the terrifying possibility clearly resonated with social media users, who have shared the video thousands of times.

by | October 23, 2017 | 13:57

He blasted "half-baked, spurious nationalism" in a speech last Monday , sparking a brief war of words between the two. "For the previous four years, Trump had avoided the draft - and the possibility of being sent to fight in the Vietnam War - by obtaining four separate deferments so he could study at Fordham University and the University of Pennsylvania".

by | October 23, 2017 | 13:11

There is only one difference in lettering between the common Arabic phrase for "good morning to you all" and "hurt them". The Palestinian construction worker was identified as Halawim Halawi and he is said to have posted a photo showing himself standing next to a bulldozer at the Israeli settlement of Beitar Ilit, where he works, in the occupied West Bank .

by | October 23, 2017 | 11:14

In this image provided by the U.S. Army, a carry team of soldiers from the 3d U.S. Infantry Regiment (The Old Guard), carry the transfer case during a casualty return for Staff Sgt. The President however denied Wilson's account of the condolence call, in both a tweet and a statement at the White House, creating a fresh political controversy over his response to the Niger attack.

by | October 23, 2017 | 11:06

US Ambassador to Jakarta later apologized on behalf of Washington to Indonesian Foreign Minister Retno Marsudi for the incident and inconvenience to Gen. It was not immediately clear whether Nurmantyo would attend the conference as scheduled on October 23-24. But Nurmantyo has frequently courted controversy in Indonesia because of his actions and what analysts perceive as his political ambitions.

by | October 23, 2017 | 09:49

State election officials citing results from 99.9 percent of polling stations on Saturday said Babis' anti-corruption and anti-euro ANO (Yes) movement won with 29.7 percent support, nearly three times higher than any other party and giving it a chance to rule with just one partner in a coalition.

by | October 23, 2017 | 09:05

The Rajasthan government has passed an ordinance that will make it hard for people to register FIRs against government officials in the state without prior permission from the government. Congress leaders are out on street wearing black bands and protesting against the controversial immunity ordinance of the Vasundhara Raje government.

by | October 23, 2017 | 09:05

Amshar said he believed the gunman was an ex-husband or former boyfriend of an employee, but he couldn't be sure. Speaking just after police allowed people to leave the restaurant she told Sky News: "I panicked and popped my children under the table because I didn't know what was happening".

by | October 23, 2017 | 09:05

The Air Force says it doesn't plan to use new authority granted by an amended executive order to recall retired pilots to correct an ongoing personnel shortage. "We anticipate that the Secretary of Defense will delegate the authority to the Secretary of the Air Force to recall up to 1,000 retired pilots for up to three years", Ross said in a statement Friday.

by | October 23, 2017 | 08:54

The deal - if it holds - will allow the Ramallah-based Palestinian unity government to assume political and administrative responsibility for the Gaza Strip, which for the last ten years has been run by Hamas. Local news media reports on the issue surfaced after Hamas leader Yahya Sinwar recently met youth groups in the Gaza Strip. Both the USA and Israel have said that they expect any Palestinan unity government to commit to disarming Hamas and recognizing the State of Israel.

by | October 23, 2017 | 07:32

Ram Mukherjee's wife Krishna Mukherjee who is now plunged into darkness said, "His blood pressure dropped suddenly and he was admitted to Breach Candy hospital where doctors declared him dead at 5 am". According to the sources reports, at the time of his death, he was not that depressed and happy with his family. He left behind his wife Krishna, Rani and son Raja.

by | October 23, 2017 | 07:26

Lan appeared to have weakened slightly from its peak, but it was still a powerful storm that could pound parts of Japan with more than 80 mm (3 inches) of rain an hour, an agency official told reporters. "I live alone and at night it's scary, so I came here as early as I could", one elderly woman told NHK at a evacuation centre in western Japan. Toyota Motor said it would suspend operations at all domestic plants on Monday.

by | October 23, 2017 | 07:07

We are enabling ridiculous deceptions such as those that occurred with North Korea while putting Iran on a path toward having a nuclear weapons arsenal. Last month, the two houses of Congress passed, with an overwhelming bipartisan majority, sanctions on Russian Federation for its intervention in the 2016 presidential US election.

by | October 23, 2017 | 06:44

The statements of a "private citizen", even if the person is a presidential candidate, "cannot be unlawful command or influence", Nance wrote. The White House appeared to try to get ahead of the matter Friday. Administration officials won't say if the statement is related to Bergdahl's case. "At least the Taliban were honest enough to say, 'I'm the guy who's gonna cut your throat, ' " Bergdahl tells British TV journalist Sean Langan in an interview with the Sunday Times Magazine of ...

by | October 23, 2017 | 06:18

He also called Portis "a good kid" who "made a mistake". Portis was suspended a total of eight games for his actions, while Mirotic is out indefinitely with no time slated for his return. Published reports indicated that Portis and Mirotic have been involved in shoving and shouting matches in the past. When Portis was asked who started the encounter, he just said that "things happen", and wasn't exactly specific.

by | October 23, 2017 | 06:10

Sherin disappeared after 3:30 a.m. on October 7, according to her father, Wesley Mathews, who claimed he put the little girl outside for not drinking her milk . There was speculation that the search had found the child's body and the police taped off the area soon after. Several media outlets have reported that the Mathews are trying to regain custody of the child who was moved to CPS.

by | October 23, 2017 | 05:57

Among them, 18-year old girl identified as Yasmeena daughter of Ghulam Rasool Bhat resident of Khonmoh was killed and another Rubeena wife of Mohammad Shafi Wagay resident of Seer Jagir Tral was injured. He said that there was no hand of family, may it be brother, sister, father or mother, in making of a militant. The security forces have launched a hunt to nab the assailants.

by | October 23, 2017 | 05:50

He went on to say that he has talked with Trump's National Security Advisor, Lt. Gen. H. R. McMaster, to offer his assistance. "This is about getting President Xi's attention.so that China will really clamp down on the umbilical cord through which 90 percent of the trade that goes to and from North Korea transits", Petraeus said in an interview on ABC News.

by | October 23, 2017 | 05:44

Another officer then shot and killed the suspect. The identity of the suspect or the other officer has not yet been released. The shooting of this police officer is affecting the entire city of Girard, even surrounding areas. Officials say a suspect shot Leo as he walked into a home. "Out of nowhere, one shot rang out", he said. Wayland said he had never met the suspect.

by | October 23, 2017 | 02:16

South wind 5 to 10 miles per hour. The rain will be heavy at times, and we'll still have rain for the Tuesday morning commute. Sunday Night: Showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. An increase in humidity today will result in mostly cloudy skies. Wind: SW 15-25 miles per hour. Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 50.