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Egyptian police officers killed in shootout with militants

Egyptian police officers killed in shootout with militants At least 54 Egyptian police officers were killed in an ambush by militants near the Bahariya oasis in the country's Western Desert, security and medical sources said Saturday, in a rare flare-up outside the Sinai Peninsula. Militant group Hasm is said to have links with the Islamic State. The Muslim Brotherhood, once Egypt's largest opposition movement, has long denied involvement in the attac... [Full Article...]

OT Interception Saves Cowboys, Beat Texas 13-10

OT Interception Saves Cowboys, Beat Texas 13-10 It was Texas' third overtime game this season. The rest of the game was a defensive slugfest, with neither team finding the end zone from that point forward. The Cowboys had 420 yards of offense through four quarters, while Mason Rudolph threw for 275 yards and Justice Hill rushed for 116 yards. Following a big loss on first down, John Burt tight-roped the right sideline after a catch fo... [Full Article...]

Trump Wants to Know Who Bankrolled Dossier: Russia, FBI, Democrats, All Three?

Trump Wants to Know Who Bankrolled Dossier: Russia, FBI, Democrats, All Three? It was the second time in as many days that Trump had called for the release of information about those who had financed the dossier, which was produced by the opposition-research firm, Fusion GPS. And, while Trump labeled the dossier "discredited" and "fake", investigators looking into Russian interference in the 2016 election have been taking it increasingly seriously. [Full Article...]

City of Dickinson defends Harvey relief requirement regarding Israel

City of Dickinson defends Harvey relief requirement regarding Israel The law is limited in scope to companies, however - and the city has not explained why it would apply to all applicants for grants, which are open to people rebuilding both homes and businesses. So, why is the city of Dickinson asking relief grant applicants to certify that they are not now boycotting Israel and will not boycott the country while the agreement is in effect? "A governmental ent... [Full Article...]

Indian PM Celebrates Diwali Festival With Soldiers, Calls Them 'Family'

Indian PM Celebrates Diwali Festival With Soldiers, Calls Them 'Family' Each of the four days in the festival of Diwali is separated by different traditions. "Diwali is the festival of victory of light over darkness, victory of goodness over evil, and victory of hope over hopelessness", he added. It is the festival of lights: deep means "light" and avali "a row" or "a row of lights". "It is a time for reflection and renewal, and a time for peace". [Full Article...]

Storm Brian incoming: 70mph gusts expected

Storm Brian incoming: 70mph gusts expected Met Eireann has issued a Status Orange warnings and three Status Yellow warnings due to the incoming storm, and the southern half of the country is now bracing itself again for yet more high winds, and potential torrential rainfall . A Met Office spokesman said of Storm Brian: "Gusts exceeding 50 miles per hour are expected widely within the warning area, with gusts of around 70 miles per hour al... [Full Article...]

Trump repeats call for NFL players to stand during national anthem

Trump repeats call for NFL players to stand during national anthem Trump sparked a national controversy over the issue last month when he called on NFL owners to fire players who take a knee during the anthem, and teams have been wrestling with the issue every Sunday since. He later fired off another angry tweet after the league's press conference wrapped. Too much talk, not enough action. "It bears repeating that we were remiss in not fully comprehending t... [Full Article...]

Fake News? Pro-Trump Guest On Fox News Lied About Military Service

Fake News? Pro-Trump Guest On Fox News Lied About Military Service Mr. Garofalo, a glass artist residing in NY state, was featured in a Fox News report broadcast October 8 regarding his plans to gift a glass seal to President Trump. Fox News has retracted a recent report profiling John Garofalo, a 72-year-old military veteran, after the alleged "war hero" admitted lying about his Navy service record. [Full Article...]

Korea says nuclear weapons, missiles meant to deter USA threat

Korea says nuclear weapons, missiles meant to deter USA threat They agreed they needed close cooperation from their global partners, built against the backdrop of a strong South Korea-U.S. alliance. The North is living under constant threats from the US, she said, adding that Pyongyang has become more confident that it needs nuclear weapons to counter any possible attacks. [Full Article...]

Palestinian unity govt must recognise Israel, disarm Hamas

Palestinian unity govt must recognise Israel, disarm Hamas On Wednesday, Israel's security cabinet said it would not enter talks with any Palestinian unity government until Hamas met a long list of demands . Hamas, which controls the Gaza Strip and has vowed to continue its struggle until the Jewish State is no more, has already issued a protest suggesting the demands of the U.S. [Full Article...]

GM, States $120 Million Ignition Switch Settlement

GM, States $120 Million Ignition Switch Settlement Hawley said the automaker's actions violated state consumer protection laws, including Missouri's Merchandising Practices Act. "This settlement should send a strong signal to automobile manufacturers and businesses of all kinds that my office will not tolerate slow responses to safety hazards in consumer products, especially when a delay presents an unacceptable risk to the public", said Attorne... [Full Article...]

Volvo unveils Polestar model in China, looks to rival Tesla 3

Volvo unveils Polestar model in China, looks to rival Tesla 3 In June, Volvo Cars has announced that Polestar, its performance auto arm, will become a separately-branded electrified global high performance vehicle company. Perhaps the most interesting part of Polestar's launch as a standalone brand is that you'll not be able to outright buy one of their models, at least for now, as the company hasn't announced yet any other official purchasing options apart ... [Full Article...]

ME gets extension on federal REAL ID requirements

ME gets extension on federal REAL ID requirements ME is receiving a yearlong extension from enforcement of federal requirements for state driver's licenses and ID cards. The state was authorized to begin working towards full compliance and implementation of the federal REAL ID Act of 2005 upon Governor Henry McMaster's signature of House Bill 3358 in early April. [Full Article...]

Opioid law draws scrutiny after Trump's pick for drug czar steps aside

Opioid law draws scrutiny after Trump's pick for drug czar steps aside A month later, Marino and Rep. Marsha Blackburn (R-Tenn.) asked a government watchdog to investigate Rannazzisi's rhetoric about them, accusing him in turn of trying to "intimidate" Congress . May 4 : Marino withdraws from consideration, citing an unspecified family illness. In August, the president said the opioid epidemic was a "national emergency," after his Commission on Combating Drug Addi... [Full Article...]

UCL: Tottenham Hold Madrid As Liverpool Destroy Maribor; City Edge Napoli

UCL: Tottenham Hold Madrid As Liverpool Destroy Maribor; City Edge Napoli Raheem Sterling and Gabriel Jesus gave City a two goal advantage. "It looks like Maribor didn't play well, but it was very hard to play against us today". Radamel Falcao got the scoring going for Monaco right on the half-hour mark, turning his right-footed shot home from a Keita Balde assist to make it 1-0. [Full Article...]

Tillerson raps China as 'predatory' rule breaker

Tillerson raps China as 'predatory' rule breaker Tillerson made the remarks at a time he is attempting to lead a concerted diplomatic push to have Beijing apply greater pressure on North Korea, which defiantly continues its pursuit of nuclear weapons and the means to target them at United States territory. [Full Article...]

10000-15000 Rohingyas flee to Bangladesh in 48 hours

10000-15000 Rohingyas flee to Bangladesh in 48 hours Following the Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army (ARSA) attacks on August 25, Myanmar security forces surrounded Rohingya villages in Rakhine and opened fire, killing or seriously injuring hundreds of people, Amnesty said. The line of refugees stretches for a few kilometres. An Associated Press photographer saw thousands of newcomers stretching for several kilometres near one border crossing Tuesday... [Full Article...]

At least seven martyred, 22 injured in Quetta truck bombing

At least seven martyred, 22 injured in Quetta truck bombing The minister, commenting on the investigation of the Quetta blast which killed seven policemen, said that the forensic team from Lahore will reach Quetta on Thursday. Baluchistan province has always been the scene of an insurgency by separatists fighting against the state to demand more of a share of the gas- and mineral-rich region's resources. [Full Article...]

USA official not ruling out N.Korea talks

USA official not ruling out N.Korea talks Mr. Kim, in his address, said that North Korea is the only country in the world that has been subjected to "such an extreme and direct nuclear threat " from the U.S. They are expected to further coordinate ways to address the North Korean threat , especially ahead of U.S. President Donald Trump's visit to the allies next month. [Full Article...]

Canada and Mexico will reportedly reject America's demands on NAFTA

Canada and Mexico will reportedly reject America's demands on NAFTA The verbal blows concluded Round 4 of talks to renegotiate NAFTA . Describing NAFTA as "a disaster for America", US president Trump is uncertain as to how he reacts to it. The U.S. proposal would also require that cars sold into the United States be 50 percent manufactured here in order to qualify for special NAFTA status. [Full Article...]


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