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Curtis Granderson left off Dodgers' World Series roster

Curtis Granderson left off Dodgers' World Series roster Roberts said the Dodgers will keep the same pitching rotation as they did in the NLCS with left-hander Rich Hill starting Game 2 and right-hander Yu Darvish Game 3 following the previously announced Game 1 starter, left-hander Clayton Kershaw . [Full Article...]

Puerto Rico, Whitefish Energy defend controversial power contract

Puerto Rico, Whitefish Energy defend controversial power contract This left thousands of people without electricity . Sen. Maria Cantwell, D-Wash. said she has asked the Government Accountability Office to investigate the contract award to Whitefish Energy , which she called a "brand-new company with two employees". [Full Article...]

Two dead in shooting at Grambling State

Two dead in shooting at Grambling State Both of the deceased were from Farmerville in Union Parish. During that altercation, Sutton says an unknown person shot Earl Andrews, 23, and Monquiarius Caldwell, 23, and then fled the scene. We always encourage our students to be safe, to be aware, watch who they hang out with, and watch who's around at all times. An official statement from the school reads, "Our prayers go out to the victims ... [Full Article...]

Senate votes to block regulations allowing consumers to sue banks

Senate votes to block regulations allowing consumers to sue banks At the same time, Wells Fargo & Co (WFC.N) customers whose identities were used in last year's phony accounts scandal have had difficulty suing the bank because they are bound by arbitration clauses in contracts they signed for legitimate accounts. [Full Article...]

Mangold Says Logan Benefited From 'Healthy Contempt' For Superhero Genre

Mangold Says Logan Benefited From 'Healthy Contempt' For Superhero Genre According to The Hollywood Reporter , Mangold has now started working on the screenplay for the film, which hasn't officially been greenlit by 20th Century Fox but would focus on Dafne Keen's Laura from Logan . "No, I won't be a producer on the Laura sequel, but I will be lining up on Thursday night at 10 PM to watch it though". Then again, if there's no rush to pump out the film, maybe th... [Full Article...]

Smoky skies trigger drop in CO jobs, report says

Smoky skies trigger drop in CO jobs, report says Initial claims are down 3 percent from September 2016, when they were 9,358. Mercer County continues to hold the state's lowest unemployment rate at 2.8 percent, down from 3.2 percent in August. Most of Central Oregon was inundated with wildfire smoke during the reference period for the September jobs report, significantly impacting local hotels, restaurants and recreation-based businesses, said... [Full Article...]

Russian Federation blocks draft resolution extending UN-OPCW mandate in Syria

Along with Russian Federation, the US-initiated document received a negative vote from Bolivia. "The draft resolution was not passed due to a negative vote by one of the permanent members", UN Security Council President and France's Permanent Representative Francois Delattre said. [Full Article...]

Proposal could increase Rocky Mountain National Park gate fee to $70

Rep. Raúl Grijalva (Ariz.), the ranking member of the House Natural Resources Committee, said in a statement, "We should be encouraging more people to get outdoors and enjoy our great natural wonders instead of discouraging them by raising park entrance fees". [Full Article...]

United States to resume entry of refugees

The secretaries of state and homeland security and director of national intelligence have advised that the improvements to the refugee vetting process "are generally adequate to ensure the security and welfare of the United States" and can be resumed, with "special measures" for certain categories of refugees "whose entry continues to pose potential threats to the security and welfare of the Unite... [Full Article...]

Padma Vibhushan awardee and noted classical singer Girija Devi passes away

Padma Vibhushan awardee and noted classical singer Girija Devi passes away During 1980s, Girija Devi was the part of faculty in ITC Sangeet Research Academy and in 1990s she worked in Banaras Hindu University. Girija Devi always loved to recount her childhood days in Varanasi, where "I considered myself more as a boy, than a girl". [Full Article...]

Children of color in Idaho still face barriers to well-being

Children of color in Idaho still face barriers to well-being Failing to provide the tools to narrow the gap between these children and their more privileged peers will harm OR and the United States. "We need them to be successful if we are going to be successful as a country". Making sure that it embraces the needs of all, so that they can contribute to the best of their ability, is of critical importance. Nationally, 80 percent of children from immigrant... [Full Article...]

Trump and Corker are going at it again

Trump and Corker are going at it again He described Trump's governing model: "divide, and attempt to bully, and...use untruths". The move could partially dampen Democratic attacks that the tax plan represents a huge give-away to Trump and his rich friends, though it would disappoint traditional fiscal conservatives in the GOP. [Full Article...]

Robbery Victim Stabs At Least One Suspect During Attack in Downtown Reno

Robbery Victim Stabs At Least One Suspect During Attack in Downtown Reno He was last seen wearing black Adidas straight leg trousers with three white vertical stripes down the side, a black T-shirt, and a black hooded jacket with white writing on the chest. The Police Public Relations Officer, Mr Femi Joseph said some of the suspects robbed their victims on highways, while others snatched vehicles and motorcycles at gunpoint. [Full Article...]

Clinton Campaign, DNC Helped Pay for the Steele Dossier

Clinton Campaign, DNC Helped Pay for the Steele Dossier The Washington Post reports that Fusion GPS hired Steele after the Democratic funding began and the general election picture grew clearer. "I have no idea what Fusion or Steele were paid but if even a shred of that dossier ends up helping Mueller, it will prove money well spent", he tweeted . [Full Article...]

Nissan Serena e-Power - EV MPV with range extender

Nissan Serena e-Power - EV MPV with range extender Settle down - the new Nissan IMx concept isn't the much-speculated successor to the gone-but-not-forgotten Nissan IDx concept family. "We believe our solid-state battery technology can be a game changer with the potential to dramatically improve driving range", Executive Vice President Didier Leroy said at the Tokyo Motor Show , which opened to media on Wednesday. [Full Article...]

Tory MP's Brexit demand to universities 'offensive' - Lord Patten

Tory MP's Brexit demand to universities 'offensive' - Lord Patten The prime minister's official spokesman said Theresa May respected the freedom and independence of universities and role they play in providing open and stimulating debate. The peer, a longstanding supporter of Britain's membership of the European Union, told BBC Radio 4's The World At One: "I couldn't believe that it had come from a Conservative MP". [Full Article...]

Dozen youngsters held for chanting Shiva Chalisa on Taj Mahal premises

Dozen youngsters held for chanting Shiva Chalisa on Taj Mahal premises Rashtra Swabhimaan Dal (RSD) and Hindu Yuva Vahini (HYV) chanted the religious hymn on the premises of the monument. The youth were nabbed by the Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) personnel and released after they submitted a written apology. [Full Article...]

Home at last, Halawa pledges to fight for prisoners jailed overseas

Home at last, Halawa pledges to fight for prisoners jailed overseas He is reuniting with his family in private at the airport, before spending several days at a private location with family members. "Still a lot of cellmates left behind, there's still a lot of innocent people behind bars around the world, not just in Egypt". [Full Article...]

Opposition to observe 'Black Day' on November 8 over demonetisation

Opposition to observe 'Black Day' on November 8 over demonetisation The Opposition parties on Tuesday announced that they will be treating November 8 of this year as the anniversary of Demonetization. "Demonetisation was an ill-conceived and hasty decision". Sources that in the meeting, Azad also spoke about the Nitish Kumar-Sharad Yadav feud in JDU and said that Opposition leaders should stand behind Yadav, who is facing a disqualification threat after opposing... [Full Article...]

Pioneering actor Robert Guillaume dead at 89

Pioneering actor Robert Guillaume dead at 89 Star of stage and screen Robert Guillaume has died. Guillaume later played Isaac Jaffee in ABC drama Sports Night . He treasured his role as Rafiki in Disney's 1994 animated film " The Lion King ", she said . He later became a spokesman for the American Stroke Association as well as the American Heart Association. Guillaume was born in St. Louis as Robert Peter Williams. [Full Article...]


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