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Judge Rules Transgender Recruits Must Be Allowed To Join US Military

Judge Rules Transgender Recruits Must Be Allowed To Join US Military A federal judge has ruled that Defense Secretary Jim Mattis can not further delay opening the military to transgender recruits, which clears the way for transgender people to enlist January 1. Garbis of Maryland issued another ruling requiring that the military continue to fund transgender-related medical care, including genital reconstructive surgeries, aka "sex-reassignment surgeries" (we ... [Full Article...]

South Korea Blasts North Korea Defector News Across the Border With Loudspeakers

South Korea Blasts North Korea Defector News Across the Border With Loudspeakers South Korean military officials will question Oh as soon as he has recovered from his injuries. At least three or four F-35 stealth aircraft will also participate, South Korean reports said. The agreement that halted the 1950-1953 Korean War stipulates that any person - military or civilian - is prohibited from crossing the Military Demarcation Line unless specifically authorized to do so by the M... [Full Article...]

'Hillary people' wished I was 'raped,' says Susan Sarandon

'Hillary people' wished I was 'raped,' says Susan Sarandon Sarandon is a hardcore liberal who does not support President Donald Trump , but suggested he was a better choice than Hillary, whom she called "not authentic" and "an opportunist". The co-hosts of "Fox & Friends" gloated over Susan Sarandon's continuing criticism of Hillary Clinton - but they seemed to preempt a positive tweet about the actress from their most famous viewer. [Full Article...]

Argentina navy says missing sub was in good condition

Argentina navy says missing sub was in good condition The ARA San Juan had only seven days worth of oxygen when it reported its last position almost 483 km off the coast. A noise detected near the last known location of a missing Argentine submarine on the day it vanished was consistent with an explosion, the Argentine navy said Thursday. [Full Article...]

Rance Howard, actor dad of director Ron Howard, dies at 89

Rance Howard, actor dad of director Ron Howard, dies at 89 Ron Howard took to Twitter to share the news of Rance Howard's death while also paying tribute to the late actor. He also appeared in numerous films Ron directed, including Angels & Demons, How the Grinch Stole Christmas , Apollo 13 , and directorial debut Grand Theft Auto . [Full Article...]

Kerala Love Jihad case: I want to go with my husband,says Hadiya

Kerala Love Jihad case: I want to go with my husband,says Hadiya As Hadiya, or Akhila Ashokan, left for New Delhi to appear before the Supreme Court in the Kerala "love jihad" case, she said nobody forced her to convert. She is heavily indoctrinated. The Supreme Court on Monday will also deal with the plea filed by Hadiya/Akhila's father for an in-camera hearing of the case. [Full Article...]

Conyers steps aside as ranking member on House Judiciary Committee

Conyers steps aside as ranking member on House Judiciary Committee Conyers, a longtime Michigan Democrat, is now embroiled in a sexual harassment scandal , amid reports that he secretly reached a settlement with a former female staffer. Unlike Sen. Al Franken of Minnesota, who has apologized for harassing and groping a woman in 2005, Conyers has vehemently denied allegations of sexual harassment. [Full Article...]

Patna-bound Vasco Da Gama Express derails in UP, three killed

Patna-bound Vasco Da Gama Express derails in UP, three killed The Patna-bound Vasco Da Gama Express train derailed near Manikpur railway station in Uttar Pradesh early on Friday morning, leaving three passengers dead and nine injured. Also people suffered minor injuries will receive Rs 50,000 each, the Ministry of Railways announced. North Central Railway spokesperson Amit Malviya told IANS that a train with the remaining passengers left for Patna at 7.25 ... [Full Article...]

J&K: Terrorists kill off duty soldier Irfan Dar in Shopian

J&K: Terrorists kill off duty soldier Irfan Dar in Shopian For the moment, Jammu and Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti stoutly condemned the murder of the army jawan, tagging it a "heinous act". A police officer, while speaking to the TV channel, said that the possibility of the involvement of terrorists in the kidnap and murder can not be ruled out. [Full Article...]

Bali volcano: Jetstar and Qantas cancel flights as Mt Agung erupts again

Bali volcano: Jetstar and Qantas cancel flights as Mt Agung erupts again The National Disaster Mitigation Agency said the ash column from Mount Agung rose 1500m following an eruption at about 5:30pm on Saturday. After the second time, Singapore updated its travel advisory for the island, noting that ash clouds could "severely disrupt air travel". [Full Article...]

Nahargarh Fort Death: Is it connected to Padmavati? Some unanswered questions

Nahargarh Fort Death: Is it connected to Padmavati? Some unanswered questions Because the word Padmavati figured in the charcoal scribbles on the stones around the site. "We are examining whose handwriting it is and who wrote the slogans", he said. The Delhi High Court on Friday dismissed a petition that sought setting up of a panel before, the release of Sanjay Leela Bhansali's film Peadmavati to ensure that history is not distorted in the period piece featuring Deepik... [Full Article...]

Fleeing teen wanted in connection with grandmother's death captured at Canadian border

Fleeing teen wanted in connection with grandmother's death captured at Canadian border In tonight's update, we learned that a body, believed to be Kristina French, who lived on South Nipigon Avenue in Mayport, has been discovered buried in a shallow grave in the backyard of the Seagate Avenue home in Neptune Beach that belongs to her son, Jacksonville Corrections Lieutenant Eric Mott . [Full Article...]

European Union: British cities can't compete as 2023 Capital of Culture host

European Union: British cities can't compete as 2023 Capital of Culture host The European Commission says that because of Brexit - the five United Kingdom cities currently bidding for the honour in 2023 - won't now be able to participate. The department claimed it was "ready and fully committed" last month for one of the United Kingdom cities to become the European Capital of Culture, although when the bidding started officials did warn entrants the bidding progress wo... [Full Article...]

Winter Session of Parliament to be held from 15 December

Winter Session of Parliament to be held from 15 December Sensing a stormy session, Union Minister for Parliamentary Affairs Ananth Kumar told reporters that the government would look forward for cooperation from all for the smooth functioning of both Houses. This will be a 14-day session. Replying to questions, Kumar said the issues of National Commission for Backward Classes (NCBC) and triple talaq are two very important issues. [Full Article...]

Flynn reportedly cut ties with Trump, indicating potential cooperation with Mueller

Flynn reportedly cut ties with Trump, indicating potential cooperation with Mueller While Flynn's lawyers had previously shared information with Trump's team, the change does not necessarily indicate that Flynn is cooperating with Mueller. Months later, the company admitted in documents filed under the Foreign Agents Registration Act (FARA) that their work 'could be construed to have principally benefitted the Republic of Turkey'. [Full Article...]

LHC review board sets aside: Hafiz Saeed's detention

LHC review board sets aside: Hafiz Saeed's detention The Judicial Review Board of Punjab province comprising judges of the Lahore High Court had unanimously ordered Saeed's release on the completion of his 30-day house arrest. As you are aware, he was the prime organiser of the Mumbai terror attacks in which many Indians and nationals of several other countries were killed. [Full Article...]

North Korea slams new measure against Nuclear development

North Korea slams new measure against Nuclear development The sanctions specifically named four companies in Dandong that have been trading with North Korea despite United Nations sanctions that China's President Xi Jinping has said he fully supports. Critics contend that sanctions have not had significant impact on North Korean policies while Kim has engaged in more missile tests than were ordered by his father, Kim Jong-Il, or grandfather, the founder ... [Full Article...]

Union Gospel Mission to serve more than 800 Thanksgiving meals

Union Gospel Mission to serve more than 800 Thanksgiving meals At one homeless shelter kitchen in Bryan, the calendar year revolves around Thanksgiving. Comets players first unloaded the turkeys from the Chanatry's truck, before transitioning to inside the Rescue Mission to pass out the turkeys, which were purchased by the Save of the Day Foundation. [Full Article...]

Argentina: concern grows for missing submarine after two false alarms

Argentina: concern grows for missing submarine after two false alarms There was a glimmer of hope Monday when Argentina's navy said it might have picked up noises coming from the ARA San Juan underwater. Strong winds and high waves have hampered the search for the ARA San Juan and its 44 crew members in the past few days. [Full Article...]

UofL freshman Brian Bowen won't play for Cards

UofL freshman Brian Bowen won't play for Cards He was never charged with a crime. Louisville also announced Wednesday that it has "parted ways" with associate head coach Kenny Johnson, who was not named in the FBI's criminal complaint but was placed on administrative leave after the school said it was looking into his role in the FBI investigation. [Full Article...]


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