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Cops: Victim stabbed over 100 times, decapitated in brutal MS-13 killing

Cops: Victim stabbed over 100 times, decapitated in brutal MS-13 killing According to charging documents, a member of the MS-13 gang told police that he and nine other gang members "had planned for approximately two weeks to lure the victim from the Annapolis area with the goal of killing him and disposing his body in the wooded area of the park". [Full Article...]

State Troopers Encourage Safe Driving During Thanksgiving Holiday

State Troopers Encourage Safe Driving During Thanksgiving Holiday Priessman noted the best travel tip every year, is to "make sure you allow more than enough time than is needed to make sure you arrive on time". Statistically, about 400 to 500 people in the United States will die because of crashes just on Thanksgiving weekend. [Full Article...]

Australia - Employers are paying temporary migrant workers half of the minimum wage

Australia - Employers are paying temporary migrant workers half of the minimum wage The survey found that not only are these employees workers underpaid, the conditions that they work in also tantamount to criminal forced labor. The study, by Dr Laurie Berg from UTS and Ms Bassina Farbenblum from UNSW, followed multiple media reports of slave-like conditions for some visitors and tried to address the lack of data about wage theft, especially among worldwide students and holid... [Full Article...]

Only 22 percent of Minnesotans say Franken should stay in office

Only 22 percent of Minnesotans say Franken should stay in office A former campaign staffer for Barack Obama says Minnesota Senator Al Franken's behavior toward women, if true, is "gross" and he should step down. Forty-six percent of Democrats think he should wait for the results of an ethics investigation. [Full Article...]

National Park Service grants 30-days extension on controversial fee

National Park Service grants 30-days extension on controversial fee But according to the nonprofit National Parks Conservation Association , the revenue generated would address less than one percent of the backlog needs, and comes amid President Trump's calls to cut the NPS budget by 13 percent-the largest cut to the agency since World War II. [Full Article...]

White House military aides probed over contact with foreign women

White House military aides probed over contact with foreign women The incident was said to have happened during Trump's visit to Vietnam earlier this month, when the three US Army noncommissioned officers allegedly broke curfew. Service members who travel alongside the president and other senior officials are required to register their contact with foreigners during worldwide trips in order to protect national security, the Post said. [Full Article...]

Suggestive statue at SA school to change

Suggestive statue at SA school to change However, when students began to take pictures of the monument's questionable bread placement, the school promptly covered the statue and issued an apology. School principal Simon Cobiac has since released a statement on Facebook , apologising for the " potentially suggestive " statue. He was beatified by Pope Gregory XVI in 1837 and canonised by Pope John XXIII in 1962. [Full Article...]

Russian Lawmaker Kerimov Questioned by French Investigators in Nice

Russian Lawmaker Kerimov Questioned by French Investigators in Nice Representatives for Kerimov could not immediately be reached for comment. In the lower house of parliament, lawmaker Rizvan Kurbanov asked the Russian foreign ministry to make representations on Kerimov's behalf with the French authorities. [Full Article...]

McMaster: Execution at 'dead stop' over lack of required drugs

McMaster: Execution at 'dead stop' over lack of required drugs Henry McMaster. But South Carolina cannot carry out its first execution in six years because state authorities can't buy the cocktail of drugs for the lethal injection, it has been reported. "We did not contest it", Robert Kittle, the communications director for the State Attorney General's Office, said in an interview on Tuesday, adding that the decision was "tied together" with the state's i... [Full Article...]

Dublin says £40bn for European Union won't stop veto

Dublin says £40bn for European Union won't stop veto Both Apple and Dublin are appealing the original ruling. Ireland's Finance Minister Paschal Donohoe also said at the time that, in addition to work on the escrow account, the government was in "commercially sensitive" talks with Apple about the exact terms of the transfer. [Full Article...]

United States declares 'ethnic cleansing' against Rohingya in Myanmar

United States declares 'ethnic cleansing' against Rohingya in Myanmar Tillerson also highlighted that the United States supports an independent investigation of the events and has said it would pursue action through USA law, including possible targeted sanctions. Tillerson met with Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi on November 15 to discuss the Rohingya crisis and called the situation "horrific" and said it amounts to "crimes against humanity" but didn't use the ter... [Full Article...]

Kezia Dugdale avoids suspension from Scottish Labour over I'm A Celebrity appearance

Kezia Dugdale avoids suspension from Scottish Labour over I'm A Celebrity appearance She told watchers that she would be donating the three-week salary, £2,500, to charity, because she would be away while she was meant to be working. "I think it demeans politics when people get involved in that". Scottish Labour's James Kelly released a statement Tuesday saying the group "concluded that Kezia Dugdale would not face suspension", but would "be interviewed on her return to par... [Full Article...]

Ryan school murder: Bus conductor Ashok Kumar walks free from Bhondsi jail

Ryan school murder: Bus conductor Ashok Kumar walks free from Bhondsi jail Kumar was granted bail against a bond of Rs 50,000, with the court stating that lack of incriminating evidence and the fact that a juvenile has been apprehended for the crime were grounds for the decision. The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI), which is now handling the probe, had also stated that they have not given a clean chit to anyone as of now. [Full Article...]

Hardik Patel backs Congress after agreement on Patidar quota

Hardik Patel backs Congress after agreement on Patidar quota Voting will be held in 89 of the state's 182 constituencies that day. Now, this election will turn out to be a massive fight between Congress and BJP. The Patidars seems to be getting it there way by aggression or peaceful talks, but the fact that the community under the leadership of Hardik Patel is clearly been seen as the game changer can not be denied. [Full Article...]

Mueller is shifting his concentration on Jared Kushner

Mueller is shifting his concentration on Jared Kushner The UNSC then cast 14 votes with one USA abstention for a resolution saying that Israeli settlements in the disputed territories liberated in 1967, including eastern Jerusalem, have "no legal validity" and demanding a halt to "all Israeli settlement activities", saying this "is essential for salvaging the two-state solution". [Full Article...]

Youth Congress's Classist 'Chaiwala' Modi Meme Triggers Huge Backlash

Youth Congress's Classist 'Chaiwala' Modi Meme Triggers Huge Backlash The Congress was quick to condemn the tweet and extend its apologies. Since the party has posted the tweet, knowingly or unknowingly, does not matter who operated the handle and who posted it, Congress has gotten itself into unwanted controversy. [Full Article...]

'Butcher of Bosnia' Ratko Mladic found guilty of genocide in The Hague

'Butcher of Bosnia' Ratko Mladic found guilty of genocide in The Hague The court in The Hague convicted Mladic of 10 of 11 counts in a dramatic climax to a groundbreaking effort to seek justice for the wars in the former Yugoslavia. "The Bosnian Serb forces tried to hide the crime, by digging up and reburying Bosniak victims in mass graves", the judge said while reading the verdict. [Full Article...]

Amazon launches cloud storage service for U.S. spy agencies

Amazon launches cloud storage service for U.S. spy agencies The launch of the so-called AWS Secret Region comes six years after AWS introduced GovCloud, its first data center region for public sector customers. Cloud security at AWS is the highest priority. The connected vehicle solution is a reference implementation that provides secure vehicle connectivity to the AWS Cloud, and includes capabilities for local computing within vehicles, sophisticated ... [Full Article...]

FTSE climbs, Thomas Cook slumps on Spain squeeze

FTSE climbs, Thomas Cook slumps on Spain squeeze The tour operator cited "competitive market in holidays to Spain", the fall in the pound and the surge of fraudulent illness claims for the tightening margins. Egypt and Tunisia have suffered terror attacks while political turmoil in Turkey has also affected its sizeable tourism industry. "The strategic alliance we signed with Expedia will transform the way we work, enabling us to offer a mu... [Full Article...]

Chilly for travelers on Wednesday before temperatures quickly climb again

Chilly for travelers on Wednesday before temperatures quickly climb again Temperatures should moderate on Friday and many places will be back in the mid to upper 70s. We still can't find any chance for rain or snow anywhere in the 7-Day forecast. Low: 44. High: 77. It will be a mild November day as temperatures reach into the lower to mid 50s. Saturday will be fairly similar as highs will be in the mid 50s. [Full Article...]


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