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by | November 02, 2017 | 22:37

Authorities say Saipov was inspired by the Islamic State group when he veered into a city bike path in Manhattan on Tuesday, killing eight people. US President Donald Trump called for the death penalty for Manhattan terrorist Sayfullo Saipov , who murdered eight people and injured 12.

by | November 02, 2017 | 22:03

Clovis's decision comes just days after court filings indicate that he may have encouraged President Trump's campaign foreign policy adviser George Papadopoulos to set up meetings with Russians for the Trump campaign. Stabenow said Clovis' withdrawal was a "victory for science and our farmers who rely on agricultural research". And he knew that Papadopoulos - who pleaded guilty this month to lying to the Federal Bureau of Investigation about his communications with Russia during the ...

by | November 02, 2017 | 22:11

Forbes placed Priyanka on the 15th spot on the list of Most Powerful Women In Entertainment And Media, a list which has names like Beyonce, Taylor Swift and JK Rowling among others. British Prime Minister Theresa May is on the 2nd position, while Melinda Gates , co-chair of Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, is the third most powerful woman in the world.

by | November 02, 2017 | 21:51

Now can't wait to take on the NY city Marathon with her daughter. "You'll see more officers on the trains, more officers on the platforms, you should expect more bag checks at more stations", the chief said, adding that there'll also be nearly double the number of K-9 officers deployed, particularly to help detect explosives.

by | November 02, 2017 | 21:56

Tesla has pushed back production targets for its Model 3 electric cars by as much as three months, as it continued to be hampered by manufacturing issues. From my vantage point, however, these shares, which I now own, are not as risky as they were three months ago. CEO Elon Musk wrote last week on Twitter that the automaker was in " production hell ", but in a conference call Wednesday he said that the company has "a clear path" to meet the revised production plan.

by | November 02, 2017 | 20:58

It's an attempt to appease Republicans in states where people benefit from the deduction . Details unveiled in advance of the bill's release showed individuals would still be able to deduct their local and state property taxes, but only up to $10,000.

by | November 02, 2017 | 21:19

A veto-wielding member of the Security Council, China had repeatedly blocked India's move to put a ban on the Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) chief under the Al-Qaeda Sanctions Committee of the Council. Reacting to China's move, New Delhi today said it "strongly believes that double standards will only undermine worldwide community's resolve to combat terrorism".

by | November 02, 2017 | 20:05

Peter Brown, 62, will continue as CEO, the letter said. Mercer said that he would also resign from the board of directors of Renaissance. Mercer told clients in a letter Thursday that he would be stepping down from his role as co-CEO and selling his stake in Breitbart to his daughters - including Rebekah Mercer , a Republican donor who served on the executive committee of President Donald Trump's transition team.

by | November 02, 2017 | 19:28

She defended herself and the Democratic National Committee further, saying it's significant that the dossier didn't come out during the election. "From my perspective, it didn't come out before the election ... On what has become known on the internet as "Manafort Monday", Hannity aimed for Republicans' most popular mean girl, Clinton, instead of discussing the mounting allegations against President Donald Trump's administration and campaign.

by | November 02, 2017 | 20:40

The report further says, "Harakatul Mujahideen is a Pakistan-based militant group operating primarily in Kashmir". The spokesman also said that US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson had also appreciated the need for intelligence cooperation between the two countries.

by | November 02, 2017 | 19:12

Former FBI director James Comey takes a snarky dig at President Donald Trump with the title of his forthcoming book: " A Higher Loyalty: Truth, Lies, and Leadership ". "In A Higher Loyalty , Comey will explore what good, ethical leadership looks like and how it drives sound decisions", Comey's publisher, Flatiron Books, said in a statement.

by | November 02, 2017 | 19:56

He questioned the policies of the Siddaramaiah led government in Karnataka and said he had made it the number one corrupt state. "The Narendra Modi government has been sending across funds to the state (which were) almost 2.5 times more than it received during the time when the Congress ruled at the centre", Shah said, adding around Rs 2,90,500 crore was released and the Chief Minister must tell the people of the state where all this money has been spent.

by | November 02, 2017 | 19:54

Abraham, 20, has scored five goals in 13 games for Swansea this season. He is joined in the squad by fellow untested players Ruben Loftus-Cheek, another who left Chelsea in the summer after joining Crystal Palace , and Liverpool defender Joe Gomez.

by | November 02, 2017 | 20:02

Except for insect bites and scratches, the family is in good condition. Authorities said pirates fled the scene after forcing the boat to dock and seizing belongings onboard, according to the Associated Press . "Me knowing Adam, he probably took it upon himself to save his family", Guillory said. The California couple and their two daughters had been traveling through South America when they went missing.

by | November 02, 2017 | 19:07

She was born in August 1919. She had never visited Pakistan since her father's funeral in September 1948. After her marriage to Neville Wadia , Dina moved to India, and later, to the United Kingdom, reported The Express Tribune, visiting Pakistan only after her father's death.

by | November 02, 2017 | 19:58

After the 9/11 attacks, the "enemy combatant" designation was used to detain hundreds of prisoners at Guantanamo Bay and sites in the greater Middle East. The suspect, Sayfullo Saipov, is a legal permanent resident who came to the US through the Diversity Visa Lottery in 2010. White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said Wednesday that Trump considers Saipov an enemy combatant, but whether the administration will make that official remains to be seen.

by | November 02, 2017 | 19:28

A new tell-all from a former top-level official with the Democratic National Committee accuses Hillary Clinton of financially hijacking the DNC ahead of the 2016 presidential primary, fatally wounding challenger Sen. If the fight had been fair, one campaign would not have control of the party before the voters had decided which one they wanted to lead. This particular excerpt does not mention Brazile's own unethical dealings with the Clinton campaign (elsewhere, she has called ...

by | November 02, 2017 | 19:52

She faces charges of breach of peace and criminal mischief along with requested charges of intimidation based on bigotry and bias. Brochu allegedly wrote in an Instagram post, "Finally did it yo girl got rid of her roommate!" Earlier this week Rowe posted a video, which has since gone viral, that described the allegations.

by | November 02, 2017 | 18:20

Hina's mother Fatima was pregnant when she along with Mumtaz was arrested in a drug case. "Today is my Diwali", the lawyer said. At the time of filing of this report, the trio was yet to cross over to Pakistan. She is the reason I took this stand because the little girl was suffering from no fault of hers. "When I will be home, I will miss her and call her over the phone", she said.

by | November 02, 2017 | 18:34

Dozens of other officials may have also participated. The DNC case is a joint investigation by federal prosecutors and FBI agents based in Washington, Pittsburgh, San Francisco and Philadelphia, and is being conducted separately from special counsel Robert Mueller's probe, according to the Journal .

by | November 02, 2017 | 18:59

When they arrived in a remote area, police said he stopped the auto and made the victim get inside the trunk. This is the incredible moment a kidnap victim escapes from the trunk of her captor's auto when he stops at a gas station. Internal cameras captured her bursting inside and heading for the cashier behind the counter. Since his arrest, additional charges, including second-degree possession of marijuana, have been added with bail revoked for "attempted murder, robbery, and sodomy ...

by | November 02, 2017 | 16:56

Kim, the federal prosecutor, said there was nothing about charging Saipov in civilian court that would necessarily prevent him from later being declared an enemy combatant. At least a dozen others were injured in the truck attack in Tribeca. A law enforcement official said Kadirov was a friend of Saipov's and may not have any role in the case.

by | November 02, 2017 | 16:40

Senior lawyer Gopal Subramanium appeared for Delhi government and told the Supreme Court that it has limited power and should be given more power. The court however also pulled the office of LG saying the administrative can not sit on a pile of files beyond a reasonable period.

by | November 02, 2017 | 17:40

Investigators, including special agents with the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, were reviewing security video and interviewing witnesses to identify the suspect. The FBI and the ATF are assisting Thornton police with the investigation. Hundreds of emergency responders were on the scene after the shooting. Stephens said he did not see where the shooting had come from and did not see anyone struck by bullets.

by | November 02, 2017 | 16:28

Ostrem is considered armed and risky. Police have now confirmed that two adult males have died as a result of the shooting while one adult female has been transported to a nearby hospital. Two men died inside the Walmart, which is about 10 miles (16 kilometers) north of Denver in a busy shopping center. "The shooting happened inside the store", Officer Victor Avila told CNN.

by | November 02, 2017 | 16:47

Also, the nozzle can come off and pose an injury hazard. It covers almost 40 million extinguishers manufactured by North Carolina-based Kidde. Digits five through nine represent the day and year of manufacture in DDDYY format. The model number is printed on the fire extinguisher label. The list of recalled models is available on the company's website , as well as the website of the Consumer Product Safety Commission .

by | November 02, 2017 | 15:52

Salman Abedi killed 22 people when he detonated a suicide bomb after a concert by pop star Ariana Grande, Britain's worst terror attack in more than a decade. The extradition request was handed to authorities in Tripoli on Wednesday. Assistant Chief Constable Russ Jackson, of Greater Manchester Police and head of the North West Counter Terrorism Unit (NWCTU) said: "I can now say that following a review of the evidence by the CPS (Crown Prosecution Service), we have applied for and been ...

by | November 02, 2017 | 15:06

Egyptian Lawyer and prominent conservative, Naibh al-Wahsh has caused outrage for saying that harassing and raping girls who wear revealing clothes such as ripped jeans is a "national duty" . "If we let a woman become a judge, why shouldn't she become Sheik of Al-Azhar?" Why don't we all just go to Hell?! Nabih al-Wahsh's comments on a TV show in Egypt have been met with anger from activists, who claim his inflammatory remarks violate the country's constitution.

by | November 02, 2017 | 14:58

Campaigners said casual workers engaged in factories are rarely given sufficient safety instructions or training. The plant, located in Rae Bareli district is around 110 km from Lucknow, comprises six units with the damaged unit being the largest at 500 MW.

by | November 02, 2017 | 16:13

The Balfour Declaration was a public statement issued by the British government after World War I announcing the support for the establishment of a "national home for the Jewish people" in Palestine. But the war preceding Israel's creation in 1948 also led to some 750,000 Palestinians fleeing and being ethnically cleansed from their homes in a violent campaign by Zionist terror groups - what they call the "Nakba", or catastrophe.

by | November 02, 2017 | 15:18

The alleged perpetrator of the terror attack has been identified as Sayfullo Saipov , an Uzbekistan national who moved to the United States in 2010. We use cookies to give you the best experience on our website and bring you more relevant advertising.

by | November 02, 2017 | 14:14

The term is one of the new entries to be included in the next print edition of the dictionary, along with " Corbynmania ", used to describe the enthusiasm associated with Labour Party chief Jeremy Corbyn during the United Kingdom elections earlier this year.

by | November 02, 2017 | 12:45

The scandal surrounding the Indian-born Gupta brothers, their business connections with the family of President Jacob Zuma and their allegedly ability to direct state tenders have rocked South Africa's government. Hain said the transactions were disguised, originating from one bank account before being split in a number of different accounts. The former Labour minister's latest intervention comes two weeks after the chancellor referred concerns about Standard Chartered and HSBC to the FCA, ...

by | November 02, 2017 | 12:48

However, Kurdish regional authorities denied the crossing had been handed over. Dozens of Barzani's supporters broke into the building and attacked lawmakers and journalists, while a crowd outside waved Kurdish flags in support of him. He urged Kurdish politicians to be careful with such moves in the region. Kurdish leaders offered to freeze the referendum results and start dialogue with the central government in Baghdad , but Abadi rejected that offer.

by | November 02, 2017 | 11:44

The two men will be back in court Thursday to challenge that. A U.S. magistrate ordered the men held in home confinement until they could post bail. Court records show Manafort used a phone and email account registered under a fake name during trips to Mexico, China and Ecuador. His travel schedule in the previous year reveals the many connections Manafort has overseas, increasing the possibility of flight, prosecutors said.