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Donald Trump's cheque for slain soldier's family 'sent' after family questions whereabouts

Donald Trump's cheque for slain soldier's family 'sent' after family questions whereabouts President Trump spoke with Baldridge's father, Chris, and at some point during the phone call, Trump promised to donate $25,000 out of his personal bank account to help the grieving family, only the money never came through. Spokeswoman Lindsay Walters said any suggestion the president didn't intend to follow through on his pledge, despite the months that have passed, is unfair. [Full Article...]

Federal Bureau of Investigation agents rescue 84 children, including 3 in NC, from human traffickers

Federal Bureau of Investigation agents rescue 84 children, including 3 in NC, from human traffickers A total of 84 minors were also rescued. Officials carried out these operations in the Salt Lake Valley from October 13 to October 15. The effort focused on underage human trafficking in Berks County and across the country between October 12 and 15. [Full Article...]

Federal judge rules illegal-immigrant minor has right to abortion

Federal judge rules illegal-immigrant minor has right to abortion Magistrate Judge Laurel Beeler refused to grant the pro-abortion legal group's request, saying the restraining order should be filed in a different court and as a separate case to one that the ACLU filed earlier this year. The girl was apprehended in the United States after crossing the U.S. -Mexico border. The ACLU lawsuit also exposed broader anti-abortion practices at ORR, which is head... [Full Article...]

Minnesota gets longer Real ID reprieve

Minnesota gets longer Real ID reprieve Minnesotans can continue to use their driver's licenses for federal purposes such as boarding airplanes and accessing federal facilities now until January 22, 2018. State Rep. Dennis Smith, R-Maple Grove, also responded to the extension. Minnesota is getting more time to comply with REAL ID. Smith noted that the implementation legislation he sponsored last session relies on the state's new lic... [Full Article...]

Socialite Ksenia Sobchak Announces Bid for Russian Presidency

Socialite Ksenia Sobchak Announces Bid for Russian Presidency According to her website, Sobchak has already gathered nearly 2,000 signatures from the necessary 100,000 in order to be eligible to run for the presidency. Petersburg mayor in the early 1990s. It has been rumored, though never confirmed, that Sobchak is Putin's goddaughter. However, Navalny has been convicted of criminal charges - which he and his supporters say have been politically motivated ... [Full Article...]

Quebec moves to ban burqa for third time in seven years

Quebec moves to ban burqa for third time in seven years Muslim women in Quebec "are feeling targeted" by the law, which is the latest in a series of attempts by the provincial government to "raise the issue of Muslim women's attire", Ashraf told Al Jazeera. Vallee has not yet clarified how the face-covering ban would be enforced when it comes to people using municipal services. "By tabling this discriminatory legislation , the Quebec government is ad... [Full Article...]

Andrew Luck has setback with shoulder, won't practice this week

Andrew Luck has setback with shoulder, won't practice this week That's why we've never put a timeline on this. Considering Luck was cleared to practice two weeks ago for the first time since having shoulder surgery in January and that he was throwing the ball last week, this isn't good news for Colts fans. [Full Article...]

Imam becomes 2nd Pakistani to score century on debut

Imam becomes 2nd Pakistani to score century on debut Captain Tharanga made an unbeaten century in the second ODI and carried on where he left off at Sheikh Zayed Stadium with some elegant drives in an opening stand of 59 with Dickwella. Imam joined Saleem Elahi from Pakistan in club of centurions on debut, which now has 13 members from around the world. In fact, Sri Lanka were the last Full Member team to tour Pakistan before their team bus ... [Full Article...]

Nearly half think media fabricate Trump reports

Nearly half think media fabricate Trump reports A new survey showed that almost half of Americans believed that the media fabricated stories about President Donald Trump . Among Democrats, 20 percent said the media makes up stories about Trump, while a 65 percent majority said they do not. [Full Article...]

Threat of Terrorism in UK Reaches 'Scale We've Not Seen Before'

Threat of Terrorism in UK Reaches 'Scale We've Not Seen Before' The UK is contending with an "intense" terrorist threat from Islamist extremists with as many as 20 attacks foiled in the past four years, Security Service MI5 chief Andrew Parker has said. MI5 was running 500 live operations involving 3,000 individuals involved in extremist activity in some way, he said. As reported by the BBC , Parker added that more than 130 Britons who travelled to Iraq... [Full Article...]

FBI Knew About Russian Uranium One Kickbacks

The Obama Administration made a controversial decision in October 2010 to approve the partial sale of Canadian mining company Uranium One to the Russian nuclear company Rosatom. Attorney in Maryland. Rosenstein was the USA attorney in Maryland that investigated and prosecuted the Russian bribery scheme. The lack of public disclosure about the case left many key officials in the dark. [Full Article...]

High school cheerleaders record video screaming 'f**k n*ggers'

High school cheerleaders record video screaming 'f**k n*ggers' Officials were made aware of the video on Monday. According to Deseret News , it has been suggested that the teens may actually be saying a random phrase that simply sounds like "f*** n***ers" because it's played backwards. "They did it, and they posted it", she said. "If not by cheerleaders that represent the school, than by the district who runs it", one said. While the video was appare... [Full Article...]

Colorado Springs teen accused of killing young siblings scheduled for court Wednesday

Colorado Springs teen accused of killing young siblings scheduled for court Wednesday The suspect's siblings, 5-year-old Sophia Murphy and 7-year-old Noah Murphy, suffered stab wounds to their necks and were later pronounced dead. The suspect then left the room and fatally shot himself, according to police. Police said both victims were taken to the hospital and are expected to make a full recovery. He said the teen had previously talked about killing his family. [Full Article...]

Round Four Of NAFTA Talks End

Round Four Of NAFTA Talks End In fact, the Peterson Institute for International Economics suggests tariffs on agricultural commodities and other food products could go up by 3.5 per cent on average for the USA, 4.2 per cent for Canada, and 7.5 per cent for Mexico. It has touted the tightly intertwined supply chains across the US auto sector. Freeland slammed Vice President Mike Pence's "win-win-win" NAFTA strategy, which, she ... [Full Article...]

Warning for China as U.S. hails India 'partnership'

Warning for China as U.S. hails India 'partnership' US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will visit New Delhi next week. "The United States and India are increasingly global partners with growing strategic convergence". President Donald Trump in August unveiled his Afghanistan and South Asia policy in which he had hit out at Pakistan for providing safe havens to "agents of chaos" that kill Americans in Afghanistan and warned Islamabad that i... [Full Article...]

Sessions prepares for Senate grilling on private Trump talks

Sessions prepares for Senate grilling on private Trump talks He has tried to pressure so-called sanctuary cities into cooperating with federal immigration authorities by threatening to withhold grant money, and he was the public face of the Trump administration's decision to end a program benefiting hundreds of thousands of young people who entered the US illegally as children. [Full Article...]

De Villiers' whirlwind 176 propels SA to 353

De Villiers' whirlwind 176 propels SA to 353 South Africa lead the three-match series 1-0 after cruising to a 10-wicket victory on Sunday. Chasing 354, Bangladesh openers Tamim Iqbal (23) and Imrul Kayes made a decent start before Dwaine Pretorius removed the former on 44. The 33-year-old right-hander posted his highest ODI score on Wednesday. He collected 15 fours and seven sixes on his way to the fourth highest score by a South Afri... [Full Article...]

Vadra should explain his link with arms dealer: BJP

Vadra should explain his link with arms dealer: BJP The minister alleged that the email exchanges clearly establish that the tickets were purchased by Bhandari's travel agent Vishal Bajpai of International Travel Home, who gave it to Bhandari who in turn passed it on to Vadra. Singhvi said BJP government and defence ministry acquired planes through the same person - Sanjay Bhandari - and there were no charges of corruption against him, even though ... [Full Article...]

Men respond to #MeToo with #HowIWillChange, promises to do better

Men respond to #MeToo with #HowIWillChange, promises to do better It is important that we encourage our children to tell us if their friends start acting differently or talking about anything confusing or upsetting, too. The police department has shared a post on Facebook , saying they were "perturbed" by the number of women who shared their stories of sexual abuse. [Full Article...]

Soros transfers most of his wealth to Open Society Foundations

His Quantum fund returned an average of 20% annually until 2011, when he returned outside investors' money and converted his firm into a family office investing exclusively on behalf of Soros and his family members, and his Open Society Foundations , a worldwide network of philanthropies that promotes democracy, the rule of law and economic advancement. [Full Article...]


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