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Obama takes on Trump and men in general at Paris event

Obama takes on Trump and men in general at Paris event The more than 50 mayors and global climate leaders will converge on the city for the North American Climate Summit, part of a commitment to addressing climate change on the local level. Some think Former President Barack Obama subtly made a jab at President Trump's excessive use of Twitter. It's not a novelty anymore that the former president Obama has more supporters than Donald Trump. [Full Article...]

Brock Turner has appealed his sexual assault conviction

Brock Turner has appealed his sexual assault conviction According to the New York Times , Turner's lawyer, Eric Multhaup, filed papers on Friday (local time) stating Turner did not get a fair trial, and the initial trial was " a detailed and lengthy set of lies ". 'His conviction will be upheld. At the time of his case, he was a decorated swimmer at Stanford. That characterisation of the crime, "implied an intent on the appellant's part to shield an... [Full Article...]

1 killed, 3 injured after driver strikes 4 in NYC

1 killed, 3 injured after driver strikes 4 in NYC Two stabbing victims, both in stable condition, may have stabbed each other, police said. "The vehicle was going really fast, at least 50 miles per hour on the sidewalk", a witness reported. He was driving a white Hyundai Sonata. Police said the investigation was continuing, but were quick to tamp down terrorism concerns. "We will be undeterred". [Full Article...]

US Pulling Out Of UN Migration Compact, Seeks To Set Own Policy

US Pulling Out Of UN Migration Compact, Seeks To Set Own Policy In a statement issued on Saturday, Hayley said: "America is proud of our immigrant heritage and our longstanding moral leadership in providing support to migrant and refugee populations across the globe". General Assembly unanimously adopted the New York Declaration for Refugees and Migrants , a non-binding declaration committed to upholding the rights of refugees that sought to enhance globa... [Full Article...]

Two Georgia football players arrested in Barrow County

Two Georgia football players arrested in Barrow County Two years ago, Patrick was arrested on misdemeanor marijuana charges and suspended one game. On Saturday, Georgia crushed Auburn in the SEC championship game and it was good vibes all around and it was time to celebrate, because they knew they were headed to the College Football Playoff. [Full Article...]

Stability and strategy: Why is China so easy on North Korea?

Stability and strategy: Why is China so easy on North Korea? Tensions have been on the rise on the Korean Peninsula in recent months as Pyongyang keeps pursuing its nuclear program and missile testing despite global sanctions and condemnation, while the U.S. "If war comes, make no mistake: the North Korean regime will be utterly destroyed", US Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley added. Earlier this week, Haley said that the U.S. [Full Article...]

Prince Harry & Meghan Markle The Royal Shake-up

Prince Harry & Meghan Markle The Royal Shake-up Betty Parker, 78, from Sneinton, Nottingham, said "We love him", and of Ms Markle "She's beautiful". Just four days ago they announced they're engaged to be married and already Meghan Markle and Prince Harry are at work. Holly Burdett, who is originally from West Bridgford, Nottinghamshire, but now lives in Sydney, Australia, flew back to the United Kingdom earlier this month on a "gamble"... [Full Article...]

Leclerc joins Ericsson at Sauber for 2018

Leclerc joins Ericsson at Sauber for 2018 Even before he put his teenage years behind him back in October, he had always been the favorite to get this ride, and now it's official. Leclerc is a current member of the Ferrari Driver Academy, and he is widely considered one of the future stars of Formula One . [Full Article...]

If required licence of Max Hospital will be cancelled - Satyendar Jain

If required licence of Max Hospital will be cancelled - Satyendar Jain The Delhi government has ordered an inquiry into the "criminal negligence". "We tore the packet, there were 2-3 clothes and polythene bags". At the same time, the doctor who delivered the twins had allegedly told him that the boy was alive and would have to be kept on ventilator in the hospital's nursery for three months. [Full Article...]

Ex-NSA Employee Admits Guilt in Taking Home Classified Files

Ex-NSA Employee Admits Guilt in Taking Home Classified Files Although Pho's offense carries a possible 10-year sentence, prosecutors in the case agreed not to seek more than eight years. He held various security clearances and had access to national defense and classified information. "Any conversations regarding this case will be made in the courtroom during the sentencing", his attorney, Robert Bonsib, told Reuters. A federal grand jury indicted forme... [Full Article...]

Super "Frost" moon this weekend

Super According to Earthsky, this day the moon will appear 30% brighter and 14% bigger than usual. When the moon is passing close to the earth, is is called "perigee". This is because the previous two were around the time of a new moon, which isn't visible in the sky. "We're seeing all of the Earth's sunrises and sunsets at that moment reflected from the surface of the Moon", says Sarah Noble, a Pro... [Full Article...]

9 killed after gunmen storm Pakistan student accommodation

9 killed after gunmen storm Pakistan student accommodation The area where the attack took place is a hub for educational institutions in the city, including the University of Peshawar . An eyewitness said he and his colleagues were sleeping when the firing started Geo News reported. After shooting the guard present at the gate, the terrorists went on to the hostel of the building and began firing. Shehzad Akbar, medical director of Hayatabad Medical Co... [Full Article...]

Trump Under Fire for Resurfacing 2001 Death of Joe Scarborough Intern

Trump Under Fire for Resurfacing 2001 Death of Joe Scarborough Intern Trump wrote, "So now that Matt Lauer is gone when will the Fake News practitioners at NBC be terminating the contract of Phil Griffin?" Trump said . Scarborough. "Outrageous reference re @JoeNBC where @potus @realDonaldTrump just crossed the line with me". Lori Klausutis died at the age of 28 in an incident that police called a result of a pre-existing heart condition that caused her to c... [Full Article...]

A bitter pill for bank branch customers

A bitter pill for bank branch customers RBS said 1,000 staff had been told their jobs were at risk but that it expects many to be redeployed resulting in a total job loss figure of 680. The Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) has announced the closure of 259 branches, a decision that is expected to see 680 people lose their jobs. [Full Article...]

Explosive Device Defused at Christmas Market in Germany

Explosive Device Defused at Christmas Market in Germany Police said later on Twitter that the package included "a cylindrical object with cables, batteries and nails but at this point no ignition device has been found". On December 19, 2016, a hijacked truck driven by a failed asylum seeker from Tunisia went off the road and into the market held near a historic church on the Kurfurstendamm shopping avenue. [Full Article...]

FC Cincinnati named one of four finalists for MLS expansion

FC Cincinnati named one of four finalists for MLS expansion With two new teams in this round and another two franchises afterwards, the total number of teams would rise to 28. Gilbert and Gores will speak on behalf of Detroit's bid, according to an MLC release. New York City FC was third with 27,196 per game while the New England Revolution had 20,185. They're averaging 48,200 people per game. Those attributes include being directly in downtown Detroit,... [Full Article...]

Destructive 2017 Atlantic Hurricane Season comes to an end!

Destructive 2017 Atlantic Hurricane Season comes to an end! Hurricane Harvey made impact on South Texas from August 25-29, most significantly flooding Houston and breaking the record for the most rainfall in a single storm. Harvey alone dumped an estimated 27 trillion gallons of rain over Texas and Louisiana, while Maria devastated the island of Puerto Rico. Plenty more to be discussed and researched regarding this hurricane season. [Full Article...]

City tops in crimes against sr citizens, 2nd against women

City tops in crimes against sr citizens, 2nd against women The national average of crimes against women in states was 55.2. Telangana is second in the country after Maharashtra (800) in terms of number of cheating cases (224) registered in which the victims were senior citizens. Mumbai also ranked second in cases of kidnapping and abduction of children, with 5,457 cases in Delhi and 1,864 cases in Mumbai . It was followed by Madhya Pradesh (8.9 pe... [Full Article...]

Mike Gundy to stay with Oklahoma State

Mike Gundy to stay with Oklahoma State Three sources told me UT has interviewed Gundy, perhaps in Dallas. Had Tennessee been able to land an established coach like Gundy, who despite only winning one Big 12 championship has been a coveted candidate, would have certainly appeased Vols fans. [Full Article...]

Trump Responds To CNN Boycott Of Christmas Party

Trump Responds To CNN Boycott Of Christmas Party During his presidential campaign, he argued that saying "Happy Holidays" was a way of " chipping away at Christianity". Many readers applauded the Trump family for paying tribute to Gold Star and military families in their Christmas decorations . [Full Article...]


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