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Labour activist says senior party official urged her to forget rape allegation

Labour activist says senior party official urged her to forget rape allegation Labour has said the party's General Secretary Iain McNicol will appoint an independent legal expert to investigate the allegations, with details made public at the earliest possible opportunity. Party leader Jeremy Corbyn said: "Speaking out about rape and sexual harassment takes enormous courage". "I just really hope that all the terrible things that we're seeing will at least result in some s... [Full Article...]

Miami Firefighters Fired After Noose Incident

Miami Firefighters Fired After Noose Incident Ultimately six of them were fired - but the investigation continues. Zahralban chose to terminate Rivera, Santana, Rumbaugh, Meizoso, Sese, and Bryson, whom Webster shared an office and is the son of William W. Robert Webster, a 17-year veteran. On Wednesday, city officials fired Capt. William W. Bryson, and firefighters Kevin Meizoso, David Rivera, Justin Rumbaugh, Harold Santana, and Alejand... [Full Article...]

Auburn Suspends Two Players Likely Tied To FBI Investigation

Auburn Suspends Two Players Likely Tied To FBI Investigation The regular season begins November 10 against Norfolk State. Auburn was one of seven schools implicated in the F.B.I.'s complaints after the Bureau conducted a multi-year investigation that uncovered corruption, bribery and wire fraud in college basketball recruiting. [Full Article...]

2 more terror 'stragglers' die in Marawi encounter

2 more terror 'stragglers' die in Marawi encounter Members of the Barangay Peacekeeping Action Teams of Barangay Loksadatu arrested Syahputra on Wednesday morning. Syahputra, a native of the Indonesian city of Medan in North Sumatra province, arrived in the Philippines sometime in November previous year upon invitation of Abu Sayyaf leader Isnilon Hapilon , the regional IS chieftain. [Full Article...]

N. Korea slams 'frenzied' USA over B-1B bombers

N. Korea slams 'frenzied' USA over B-1B bombers B-1B Lancer bombers flew over the Korean Peninsula on October tenth along with South Korean fighter jets and flew in global airspace off North Korea's eastern coast in September. McMaster said earlier Thursday. North Korea has advanced its nuclear weapons and ballistic missile programs significantly this year. Pyongyang may be preparing for another missile test, Seoul's spy agency reportedly s... [Full Article...]

Open enrollment starts amid confusion over health care law

Open enrollment starts amid confusion over health care law Little also recommended that consumers seek one-on-one help with one of the 11 so-called navigators employed by several organizations across the state with funding provided by the Arkansas Health Insurance Marketplace, which certifies the plans sold in the state through healthcare.gov. [Full Article...]

Myanmar's Suu Kyi visits troubled Rakhine border district

Myanmar's Suu Kyi visits troubled Rakhine border district US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson announced he plans to visit Myanmar in mid-November when he is expected to intensify pressure on the military and Ms Suu Kyi's government to end the violence and allow the Rohingya to return home. Under worldwide pressure, Suu Kyi, Myanmar's de-facto leader established the Union Enterprise For Humanitarian Assistance Resettlement and Development in Rakhine to he... [Full Article...]

Rick Perry claims fossil fuels can prevent rape in Africa

Rick Perry claims fossil fuels can prevent rape in Africa He also said electricity would be a life-saving advantage in African villages. His comments came during an event hosted by NBC News and Axios in Washington, D.C., where Perry was to lay out the administration's upcoming energy policy priorities. [Full Article...]

USA votes against United Nations resolution calling for end to Cuba embargo

USA votes against United Nations resolution calling for end to Cuba embargo It is based in US law, which only the United States Congress can change. It remains in the hands of your dictators. "I can confirm categorically that whoever affirms that there have been attacks, deliberate acts or specific incidents as a cause of these health problems, is lying deliberately", Efe news quoted Rodriguez as telling reporters at the Cuban Embassy in Washington on Thursday. [Full Article...]

Court Filings Put Sessions Back in Hot Seat Over Russia Testimony

Court Filings Put Sessions Back in Hot Seat Over Russia Testimony The circumstances of Comey's firing are among many events being investigated by Robert Mueller, who was appointed as the Justice Department's special counsel to look into whether the Trump campaign coordinated with Russian Federation to influence the outcome of the 2016 election. [Full Article...]

North Korean defector pushes diplomatic solution in US Congress

North Korean defector pushes diplomatic solution in US Congress While the U.S. has not ruled out a military option against North Korea amid heightened tensions in the peninsula, one of the highest-ranking North Korean defectors, Thae Yong-ho, has said that a military scenario would prompt Pyongyang to direct its fire at its southern neighbors. [Full Article...]

Robert Mercer Sells Stake in Breitbart News to His Daughters

He said he is severing all ties with former Breitbart editor and media personality Milo Yiannopoulos after his statements undermined "open and productive discourse". Rebekah Mercer is close to Bannon. They also own part of Cambridge Analytica, the data-mining firm that played a role in Trump's victory. "Of the many mischaracterizations made of me by the press, the most repugnant to me have b... [Full Article...]

Video shows NY terror victims laughing moments before attack

Video shows NY terror victims laughing moments before attack Five of the men were later killed. After Saipov entered the bike path, he drove 17 blocks, running down pedestrians and cyclists - victims' bodies, together with mangled bicycles and belongings proof of the 29-year-old's trail of terror. Saipov reportedly left a note in the truck saying he committed the attack for ISIS. The 10-page complaint said Saipov waived his rights to remain silent and a... [Full Article...]

White House was not aware Clovis testified before grand jury

White House was not aware Clovis testified before grand jury Sessions, however, did attend, and he and Papadopoulos sat next to each other, according to the source who was in the room. The meeting did not occur, according to Mueller's statement of offense. The idea was raised by George Papadopoulos as he introduced himself at a March 2016 meeting of the Republican candidate's foreign policy advisers, according to a court filing. [Full Article...]

Pakistan founder Muhammad Ali Jinnah's daughter Dina Wadia passes away at 98

Pakistan founder Muhammad Ali Jinnah's daughter Dina Wadia passes away at 98 She is survived by her son Indian industrialist Nusli Wadia. In a message issued here on Thursday, the minister said Dina Wadia was the daughter of founder of Pakistan and the entire Pakistan nation respected her and was grieved at her death. [Full Article...]

Trump's personal Twitter account briefly disappeared

Trump's personal Twitter account briefly disappeared President Donald Trump's Twitter account briefly disappeared on Thursday evening, sending the social network into a frenzy of instant speculation. Business Insider has reached out to Twitter for comment. All it said was "Sorry, that page doesn't exist!" He's tweeted over 36,000 times and it's often stirred up controversy. We will update this post as more information becomes available. [Full Article...]

Device detonated at Davie Poplar tree on UNC's campus

Device detonated at Davie Poplar tree on UNC's campus That tree, located between Franklin Street and Cameron Avenue near the Old Well, was planted when the university was founded. A witness told CBS North Carolina one person was injured by the fire. The tree has survived lightning strikes and hurricanes, the university says. Shortly after that incident, UNC Police called the nearby Carrboro Police Department to alert them about a suspicious vehic... [Full Article...]

Alibaba says cloud sales increased 99 percent in 'outstanding' quarter

Alibaba says cloud sales increased 99 percent in 'outstanding' quarter In the second quarter, net income attributable to ordinary shareholders was 17.67 billion Chinese yuan or $2.66 billion, an increase of 132 percent from 7.62 billion yuan in the same quarter of 2016. Operating margin was 30 percent, higher than 27 percent a year ago. Alibaba's growth accelerated in the third quarter, driven by the Chinese e-commerce giant's expansion overseas and into physical... [Full Article...]

Tinubu Loses First Son

Tinubu Loses First Son The presidency also released a statement, saying the president had called the APC leader. Similarly, speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, said he was shocked to receive the sad news of the sudden death of Mr. How long we live or when to die is all ordained by the Almighty. Henry Ajomale, chairman of the APC, confirmed the tragic incident and appealed to members of the party ... [Full Article...]

U.S. theologian tells Pope: many are losing confidence in you

U.S. theologian tells Pope: many are losing confidence in you He expressed loyalty to the pope but at the same time told the pope that "a chronic confusion seems to mark your pontificate". Second, Weinandy objects that Francis too often portrays doctrine as "dead and bookish", and accuses those concerned with upholding doctrine of turning it into an "ideology". [Full Article...]


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