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by | October 24, 2017 | 02:00

The Weinstein Company is facing a civil rights investigation after women came forward with multiple allegations of sexual assault against its cofounder Harvey Weinstein. Allegations against Weinstein include claims that he used sex with aspiring actresses as a bargaining tool for roles. Weinstein has denied committing any sexual harassment.

by | October 24, 2017 | 00:31

Ames pressed the Republican state senator, Vicki Marble, on an issue he knew was important to her: gun legislation. Ms. Mayfield said the den leader's response might have been fueled by her decision to post the videos of the senator's interaction with the scouts online, where they were picked up by the local news media.

by | October 23, 2017 | 23:47

Prime Minister Narendra Modi said his government has given a new mantra "P for P" - implying ports for prosperity. A ro-ro ferry service refers to vessels used to carry wheeled cargo like cars, trucks, semi-trailer trucks, trailers, and railroad cars, that are driven on (rolled on) and off (rolled off) the ferry on their own wheels or using a platform vehicle.

by | October 24, 2017 | 00:01

The subject of his speech: the drug epidemic and cracking down on drug cartels. "These task forces bring together a broad coalition of our federal prosecutors, DEA, FBI, ATF, our ICE officers, our Homeland Security investigators". There are around 30,000 members worldwide, including 10,000 in the United States, according to information provided by the Justice Department. "Drugs are killing more Americans than ever before in large part thanks to powerful cartels and global gangs and ...

by | October 23, 2017 | 23:43

Back in March of this year, Comey was still in the top position at the Federal Bureau of Investigation and had found himself in the hot seat for something that was completely unrelated to the Trump administration: he let slip in an interview that yes, he too was on both Twitter and Instagram .

by | October 23, 2017 | 22:17

Five leading business lobby groups, including the Confederation of British Industries (CBI) and the Institute of Directors (IoD), are to send the letter to Brexit secretary David Davis, calling for an urgent deal ahead of key business decisions by many United Kingdom companies.

by | October 23, 2017 | 21:47

The boy was found by a passer-by on the sand in between 7th and 8th streets, just west of Stewart Beach around 5:30 p.m. Friday. No missing child alerts match the description of the boy, nor does the Coast Guard show any reports of a missing person of this estimated age and description at this time, but mourners held a vigil for the unknown boy Saturday.

by | October 23, 2017 | 21:03

But a three-judge panel from the DC Circuit Court of Appeals issued an administrative stay of that ruling Thursday - with one judge dissenting - to "give the court sufficient opportunity to consider the emergency motion" filed by the government.

by | October 23, 2017 | 20:52

There have been more than a dozen incidents with sharks off Australia's vast coastline this year, including the death of a 17-year-old girl mauled in full view of her parents in Western Australia. She sustained just a few scratched and bruises. She was treated at Victor Harbour Hospital but appeared to be in good spirits. "To hear the spine-chilling screams from your daughter is just indescribable", said an emotional Williams.

by | October 23, 2017 | 19:34

Gingrich said he thought it was "crazy" President Donald Trump and his associates were being investigated for colluding with Russian Federation while the Clinton Foundation and its role with the Uranium One deal and the Podesta Group doing representational work in Russian Federation were not.

by | October 23, 2017 | 20:43

According to Wilson, who is a family friend of the Johnsons, the president told Johnson, "He knew what he signed up for, but when it happens it hurts anyway". Johnson said she wants the world to know "how great of a soldier my husband was". " The White House itself is full of white supremacists ", Wilson told the Times.

by | October 23, 2017 | 19:45

They also "strongly urged" North Korea to comply with a raft of UN Security Council resolutions. The defence ministers reaffirmed "the importance of maintaining and promoting peace, security, stability, safety and freedom of navigation in and overflights above the South China Sea".

by | October 23, 2017 | 19:27

The Memphis show will now take place Thursday, May 3, 2018, and the Nashville show will be rescheduled shortly. Although further details were not disclosed, they have not said that future dates will be affected. The band was also set to play Nashville Monday and Memphis on Tuesday. The Kentucky stop marked the eighth date of the Foo Fighters' 2017 tour in support of their new album "Concrete and Gold," which was kicked off with their performance at resurrected SoCal fest CalJam.

by | October 23, 2017 | 19:52

Within an hour of Johnson's appearance on the ABC morning show, President Trump tweeted, "I had a very respectful conversation with the widow of Sgt". She added, "They won't tell me". "I don't know what's in that box". "I don't know how he got killed, where he got killed or anything". She wants to see his body to confirm it's him, but the military has not allowed that, she said.

by | October 23, 2017 | 19:33

In a one-on-one interview, Trump told broadcaster Maria Bartiromo she would be "shocked to see how totally prepared we are" but "only if we need to be". Defense Secretary Jim Mattis (C) joins hands with his South Korean counterpart Song Young-moo (L) and Japanese counterpart Itsunori Onodera in the Philippines' Clark special economic zone on October 23, 2017.

by | October 23, 2017 | 18:26

They say the girl noticed the stranger hiding between cars and following her to the bus stop from her home. One victim tried to leave the home, but told police that the suspect wouldn't let her and punched her in the face. On Saturday, the stalker approached the boy around 11:15 a.m. and asked him questions about his parents and where he sleeps. He was caught on surveillance video looking inside their windows near Eastern Parkway and Brooklyn Avenue after exiting a white sedan.

by | October 23, 2017 | 19:04

Kenya's chief prosecutor has ordered that opposition leader Raila Odinga's sister should immediately be charged with inciting violence against the election commission. Mobs attacked electoral commission centers in parts of western Kenya last week, disrupting training for electoral officials ahead of the vote. Mr Odinga's supporters have been holding mass protests to demand reforms, including the sacking of key election officials, before a new poll is held.

by | October 23, 2017 | 18:42

Venediktov said he was told "there was no threat to life but she is in a serious condition", adding that Felgengauer had been able to get out of the building on her own two feet. Venediktov said the man had a drawing of the office plan. Tatiana "Tanya" Felgenhauer, picture: east2west newsA journalist at a Russian radio station known for criticising the government was stabbed in the throat yesterday after a man burst into the studio.

by | October 23, 2017 | 19:00

Turns out that the 25-year-old simply naturally miscarried six weeks along. 'We feel like a lot of people go through this so we wanted to share it, ' said Shawn , who's also been seen on TV programs such as Dancing with the Stars and The Apprentice.

by | October 23, 2017 | 17:46

Police say the 61-year-old NY driver of a 2017 Chevy Suburban blacked out after suffering a medical emergency. The victims were on their bicycles outside the Starboard Bar and Restaurant when they were struck. The SUV also hit a utility pole, severing it at ground level. Police said neither impairment nor distraction is believed to be a factor in the crash.

by | October 23, 2017 | 17:59

Iraqi government forces launched a major operation in Kirkuk on October 16 aimed at re-taking the Kurdish-held city, advancing towards oil fields and a strategic military base. "We understand the hopes of the Kurdish people as it concerns their striving to strengthen their identity, their self-awareness", Lavrov said at a news conference with Iraqi Foreign Minister Ibrahim al Jaafari.

by | October 23, 2017 | 18:50

Barclays Capital maintained Cisco Systems , Inc. The stock rose 0.55% or $0.19 reaching $34.44 per share. About 354,443 shares traded. What Historical Figures Say About Cisco Systems, Inc. Ptnrs Cap Management reported 273,969 shares. Main Street Research invested in 9,266 shares. James Investment Inc holds 0.62% or 639,078 shares. Fulton National Bank & Trust Na has 91,809 shares.

by | October 23, 2017 | 17:53

Earlier, Romeva said the European Union would "lose credibility" if it allowed Madrid to impose its direct rule over the region, and added that "only the Catalan people have the right to replace regional institutions". A lawmaker in Puigdemont's PDeCAT party said he was deciding whether to appear or not in the national Senate, adding that an address would be "to defend the Catalan institutions" and in line with his call for dialogue on how to find a path for Catalan independence.

by | October 23, 2017 | 18:25

Officials say the other pit bull is in custody of animal control. It is unclear whether the boy lived in one of the houses by the enclosure. It then charged at a police officer, who shot the dog, which continued running toward him anyway.

by | October 23, 2017 | 17:20

A bipartisan group of 21 American Senators have called for sanctions against Myanmar and suspension of military aid in the wake of more than 500,000 Rohingyas fleeing to neighbouring Bangladesh due to alleged human rights violations by the security forces.

by | October 23, 2017 | 17:44

The report on October 22 quotes two unnamed senior US officials who say the CIA's paramilitary division is deploying small teams of experienced officers and private contractors alongside Afghan forces to carry out the assignment. "This is unforgiving, relentless". The CIA declined to comment about its expanded role in Afghanistan . In August, Trump announced the new Afghan strategy, in which he pledged to continue USA support for the Afghan government and military in their fight against ...

by | October 23, 2017 | 16:33

During the press address, Rajnath Singh said that appointment of Dineshwar Sharma came in after PM Modi had underlined BJP's policy and intention towards the unrest prevailing in Jammu and Kashmir. "There is no time line or restriction for dialogue", he said. In another supplementary question on previous reports of interlocutors gathering dust in the home ministry, he said, "You can not pre-judge that this initiative will not be successful".

by | October 23, 2017 | 17:14

The report which appeared on Sunday said Juncker later told colleagues that May appeared beaten down by party infighting and looked like she wasn't sleeping at night, with "dark circles" under her eyes. Asked whether the United Kingdom needed to put down more money to speed up the process, he said Mrs May had "already made a very good offer" on the UK's financial obligations in her Florence speech.

by | October 23, 2017 | 17:44

However, Wilson stood by her claims of what she alleges Trump said and made sure to note that Myeshia's name is Myeshia Johnson , not "the wife" or "the woman", as Trump called Myeshia. She said the casket her husband came home in, adorned with a US flag, remains a mystery box for her. She said she still hasn't been able to see her husband's body.

by | October 23, 2017 | 17:26

New Zealanders had been waiting since 23 September to find out who would govern their country after national elections ended without a clear victor. She's told TVNZ's Q&A programme that leaving everything to the market simply hasn't worked for workers.

by | October 23, 2017 | 17:25

The Wildcats did their best to keep up. Bolu Olorunfunmi had a spectacular 22-yard TD run in the third quarter. The senior even admitted that he was surprised that it was in the game plan because it's been used often, but the play - a play-action pass over the linebackers - continues to work.

by | October 23, 2017 | 15:50

Wednesday will be partly sunny with highs in the mid-60s. Though Monday won't be sunny or almost as mild as both Saturday and Sunday were, conditions should remain dry, forecasters say. Winds could gust as high as 35 miles per hour. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. Chance of rain is 60 percent. Rainfall amounts of two inches occurred in the Northshore in parts of St.

by | October 23, 2017 | 16:13

The coalition is in a race against Russian-backed Syrian governments troops to seize parts of the resource-rich Deir Az Zor province bordering Iraq. Omar Abu Layla, a Europe-based activist from Deir el-Zour who monitors the fighting through contacts there, told the Associated Press that SDF forces have seized control of the oil field but are still clashing with militants in the adjacent housing complex.

by | October 23, 2017 | 17:19

After numerous attempts at repealing and replacing the Affordable Care Act failed to pass Congress, the two leaders of the Senate's Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee, Sen. Murray and Alexander and said come to a solution. The plan unveiled last week likely has 60 votes in the Senate, mostly from Democrats, and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer on Sunday urged McConnell to bring it to the floor "immediately, this week".

by | October 23, 2017 | 15:57

His dog Nemo was caught on camera relieving himself against a fireplace in the Elysée Palace as Emmanuel Macron spoke to junior ministers about inner-city investment on Sunday. Nemo appeared in Mr Macron's entourage in August, continuing a tradition of French presidents having a "first dog ". Nemo isn't the first dog not to have fully adapted to palace-life.