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World Media United Kingdom defence secretary Michael Fallon resigns over sexual harassment allegation
Author: 0 United Kingdom defence secretary Michael Fallon resigns over sexual harassment allegation

He insisted that he apologized over the incident 15 years ago, however, and that he and the journalist considered the matter closed. Fallon resigned on Wednesday after being accused in the Westminster sexual harassment scandal. In his resignation letter to Ms May, Mr Fallon, who had apologised earlier this week for repeatedly touching a radio presenter's knee in 2002, said there had been many allegations about MPs, including "some about my previous conduct".

World Media Three dead in Colorado Walmart store shooting
Author: 0 Three dead in Colorado Walmart store shooting

The gunman entered the Thornton store and fired a handgun at a group of people, before fleeing in a vehicle. A lone suspect was identified by police as 47-year-old Scott Ostrem. Aaron Stephens, 44, was in the self-checkout line at the Walmart when he heard a single shot followed by two more bursts of gunfire before people started running for the exits.

World Media Iraqi Military Accuses Kurds of Breaching Agreements With Baghdad
Author: 0 Iraqi Military Accuses Kurds of Breaching Agreements With Baghdad

The offer was part of a "deconfliction" proposal made to the Iraqi government on October 31, the KRG defence department said. Iraq's Kurdish region said Thursday that it had offered a joint Kurdish-Iraqi deployment at a strategic crossing into Turkey with the participation of US -led worldwide forces, as part of a compromise aimed at ending a standoff with Baghdad.

World Media Australian citizenship row entangles another politician
Author: 0 Australian citizenship row entangles another politician

Indigenous Affairs Minister Nigel Scullion has publicly backed National Party senator John "Wacka" Williams for the job of Senate president. Last Friday, Australia's High Court ruled that five of the seven MPs and Senators accused of breaching Section 44 of the constitution were ineligible to sit in parliament, including former Deputy Prime Minister Barnaby Joyce and former government minister Fiona Nash.

World Media Donald Trump to consider sending NY attacker to 'Gitmo'
Author: 0 Donald Trump to consider sending NY attacker to 'Gitmo'

Trump also said that he would consider sending Saipov to the U.S. naval base prison on Guantanamo Bay . Send him to Guantanamo. The suspect, Sayfullo Saipov , told investigators he was inspired by watching Islamic State videos and began planning Tuesday's attack a year ago, according to a criminal complaint filed against him on Wednesday.

Author: 0 SC says Kejriwal govt needs LG's consent to govern Delhi

During the day, Gopal Subramaniam, told that "an elected government can not be without any power". He argued that Article 239AA could not be used by the L-G to frustrate the constitutional mandate for an elected government in Delhi. The L-G, he added, was holding meeting separately with the officials without ministers. Supposing there is a difference of opinion, you have to find what are differences of opinion.

World Media Deposed Catalan leader demands release of ministers
Author: 0 Deposed Catalan leader demands release of ministers

Puigdemont , who is in Belgium with four of his ex-Cabinet members, said he will ignore the summons, which could trigger a warrant for his arrest and an extradition petition. Ebelio Ramos, a pensioner from the pro-independence town of Berga said: "I don't know what they're thinking about but when someone does what he did and declares independence and then flees".

World Media Premature births on the rise in the United States
Author: 0 Premature births on the rise in the United States

In Oregon, the preterm birth rate among black women is 24% higher than the rate among all other women. More than 380,000 babies are born preterm in the US each year, facing a greater likelihood of death before their first birthday, lifelong disabilities or chronic health conditions, the report states.

World Media I'd Consider Sending the NYC Terrorist to Gitmo
Author: 0 I'd Consider Sending the NYC Terrorist to Gitmo

Trump noted during a Cabinet meeting that Saipov had entered the country through the "Diversity Visa Lottery Program " and called on Congress to "immediately" begin working to eliminate the program, which applies to countries with low rates of immigration to the U.S.

World Media Terrorist Attack Strikes US Again In NY
Author: 0 Terrorist Attack Strikes US Again In NY

For instance, earlier this year, when a van driver plowed into dozens of people in Barcelona, Spain, killing at least 13 people and leaving 80 injured, Trump immediately called it a "terrorist attack" and vowed that the United States will do "whatever is necessary to help".

World Media MomsEveryday: Halloween Candy Buyback
Author: 0 MomsEveryday: Halloween Candy Buyback

Angela Becker Orthodontics will pay $1 per pound for Halloween candy, along with an additional $1 per pound to the child's school. For more information on the Halloween Candy Buyback event, watch the interview attached to this article. "It allows parents to learn how to monitor children in how to intake candy". "Veterans Day and Thanksgiving are two times of the year that we need to be thankful, and remembering those people who are serving for us and give them an extra treat from home, " ...

World Media 12 dead, over 100 injured as NTPC boiler bursts in Rae Bareli
Author: 0 12 dead, over 100 injured as NTPC boiler bursts in Rae Bareli

Previously, this plant was run by Uttar Pradesh state electricity board but was taken over by the NTPC a couple of years back. Early reports stated that eight people had died, but by 8 pm, the death toll reached 14, DK Singh, Chief Medical Officer, Rae Bareli, confirmed to Firstpost .

World Media Trump Jr's Halloween lesson on 'socialism' gets sour reaction
Author: 0 Trump Jr's Halloween lesson on 'socialism' gets sour reaction

It wasn't just Jr.'s failure to correctly spell " too ", or the timing of his message (during Halloween evening trick-or-treating: a tradition of sharing across USA communities) that was widely panned . Donald Trump Jr. understands the whole Halloween concept of strangers handing out free candy, right? "Kids had a great time and ate way too much candy", he shared .

World Media Syria Peoples' Congress May Happen Next Month in Sochi
Author: 0 Syria Peoples' Congress May Happen Next Month in Sochi

Representatives of the Syrian government and some foreign-backed opposition groups attend the sessions, and the United States, the United Nations, and Jordan generally send observers. On October 26, the UN's Syria envoy, Staffan de Mistura, announced his intention to convene the next round of separate negotiations in Geneva on November 28, the eighth round of talks since early previous year.

World Media In Letter To Nehru, Sardar Patel Predicted Doklam, Wars: Manohar Parrikar
Author: 0 In Letter To Nehru, Sardar Patel Predicted Doklam, Wars: Manohar Parrikar

Earlier, in the day, Patel's statue located at the Parliament street was visited by President Ram Nath Kovind , Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu , Prime Minister, and Home Minister Rajnath Singh who offered floral tributes. The State Mantralaya officers, employees, local citizens and students were administered oath by the Chief Minister to maintain national unity, integrity and security.

Author: 0 Imam Khamenei receives Russian President

Putin was set to meet his Iranian counterpart, Hassan Rowhani, who was expecting a statement of approval from the Russian leader on the 2015 nuclear agreement that obliges Iran to cut back its nuclear programme in exchange for the lifting of global sanctions.

World Media Several killed, injured after driver hits bicyclists in NY
Author: 0 Several killed, injured after driver hits bicyclists in NY

He was then shot by police. - Associated Press writer Colleen Long in NY contributed. Students at Stuyvesant High School reported that they saw a man shooting from a pickup truck, and then saw the truck turn and strike a school bus. He says there's no evidence to suggest it was part of a wider plot. He said the truck had also collided with a small school bus and one other vehicle.

World Media John Podesta: 'I'm the Victim' of Donald Trump's 'Big Lie'
Author: 0 John Podesta: 'I'm the Victim' of Donald Trump's 'Big Lie'

John Podesta , former chairman of Hillary Clinton's 2016 campaign, fired back at President Donald Trump in a series of tweets Tuesday morning. Over the course of several years, the ECMU paid the Podesta Group $1.13 million to lobby Congress, according to the AP.

World Media South Africa in pole position to host 2023 Rugby World Cup
Author: 0 South Africa in pole position to host 2023 Rugby World Cup

The IRFU will be waiting anxiously for the 11am announcement‚ which is a crucial step towards winning the World Cup bid. Dunne is one of the registered home born players for Ireland and he could feature at some stage in the tournament. South Africa famously held the 1995 Rugby World Cup, which came at a time where apartheid was still very much the major talking point in the country.

World Media NZ PM Ardern wants foreign home ownership ban finalised
Author: 0 NZ PM Ardern wants foreign home ownership ban finalised

National Finance spokesman Steven Joyce said the change wouldn't make any difference in terms of house prices and supply. The ban-which would not apply to Australians due to the number of New Zealanders who live there-would go into effect in a few months.

World Media Man with Minnesota ties suspected in Utah murder
Author: 0 Man with Minnesota ties suspected in Utah murder

ChenWei Guo, an global student from China, was shot and killed during an attempted carjacking near Red Butte Canyon on Monday night, according to police. Police said the woman's husband, Boutain, shot Guo while trying to carjack him. A criminal background check did not yield immediate results for Austin Boutain, though police distributed mugshots indicating he had been arrested in Marion County, Alabama, in the past.

World Media Netflix Reportedly Developing 'House of Cards' Spinoffs
Author: 0 Netflix Reportedly Developing 'House of Cards' Spinoffs

The move came two days after actor Anthony Rapp alleged double Oscar victor Spacey made a "sexual advance" when he was a 14-year-old boy more than 30 years ago, speaking out in the wake of the Harvey Weinstein scandal . Spacey, who is now 58, also spoke publicly about his sexual orientation for the first time, revealing that he is gay. Spacey's work on the series has also earned him five Emmy nominations for outstanding actor in a drama.

World Media Tehran Will Produce Any Weapon Needed to Defend Iran - Rouhani
Author: 0 Tehran Will Produce Any Weapon Needed to Defend Iran - Rouhani

The visit by Yukiya Amano , the head of the International Atomic Energy Agency, comes as the U.S. Congress weighs the deal. Iran says talks with the United States are unlikely without a "fundamental change" in American behavior. Rouhani's vow to push ahead came after the US House of Representatives voted in favor of legislation last week that would hit individuals and entities assisting Iran's missile development with fresh sanctions.

World Media Strong winds and flood warnings
Author: 0 Strong winds and flood warnings

The low pressure center is expected to move right across New Jersey or right along the coast overnight and eventually make it's way into northern reaches of Up-State New York by sunrise Monday. West winds will be around 10 miles per hour. "There has been quite a bit of wind, and when the ground gets wet like this, trees fall", Chenard said .

World Media First Freight Train on Baku-Tbilisi-Kars Railway Departs Port of Baku
Author: 0 First Freight Train on Baku-Tbilisi-Kars Railway Departs Port of Baku

Top leaders of Azerbaijan, Turkey and Georgia opened on Monday a newly built railway line which connects the three countries in Azerbaijan's capital city of Baku, linking central Asia and Europe through the Caucasus region. Azerbaijan hasn't disclosed the total cost of the project, though it agreed to lend $775m from its sovereign wealth fund to Georgia to finance work on the Georgian section of the railway.

World Media Cool start to the week
Author: 0 Cool start to the week

Temperatures will warm into the 60s for the rest of the week into next weekend . Southwest wind 5 to 10 miles per hour. The high temperature for Halloween will only be in the mid-50s. The rise continues Thursday and Friday with highs in the low 80s. There's a 40 percent chance on Thursday and a slight chance on Friday . Tomorrow our winds will shift to a more easterly direction and humidity will begin to increase.

World Media Kurdish opponents of Barzani report attacks on offices
Author: 0 Kurdish opponents of Barzani report attacks on offices

The decision comes just weeks after a referendum on independence, which was led by President Masoud Barzani. As the Kurdish regional parliament was discussing Barzani's request to have his powers dissolved, dozens of his supporters rioted outside, apparently angry over the developments and trying to express their support for him.

Author: 0 Kim Jong-Un's wife makes rare public appearance

Nuclear-mad Kim was photographed handling hairspray, looking at lipstick and staring at shampoo at the carefully managed PR shoot in Pyongyang. Ms Kim's appearance comes shortly after her recent promotion to a powerful position in North Korea's government.

Author: 0 Israel destroys tunnel from Gaza, killing seven Palestinians

Their deaths were announced after Israel "neutralised a terror tunnel leading into southern Israel", military spokesman Jonathan Conricus told journalists. The armed wing of the Islamist Hamas group said two of its gunmen were killed while trying to rescue Islamic Jihad men working in the tunnel. Conricus also said Israel used advanced technology to locate the tunnel but declined to elaborate.