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Halloween decor prompts 911 calls

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The department said it had received calls about a "suspicious person lying in a driveway with bloody handprints on the garage". "We think that's a body vs a Halloween decoration wow". "The fact the police department had to make this announcement means more than enough people called", one man wrote. "I thought it was somebody, I thought it was somebody laying up there on the driveway", Riddle said. Read More »

Michigan State Police identify trooper killed in crash on state's west side

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A family friend and fellow officer in Athens, Georgia, Brandon Bator, created a GoFundMe page to raise money for the O'Neill and Hicks family. Let's come together to support these individuals during their time of mourning. There were no other injuries, and the crash is under investigation. He was going to get married on October 7. Bator says Trooper O'Neill just visted his brother and the Athens-Clarke County Police Department last weekend, adding that he was excited and could not stop ... Read More »

Former CIA Agent Tweets Article Blaming Jews For 'America's Wars'

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Wilson's tweet did not include any explanation as to whether she endorsed the views expressed in the article, though the reaction from social media was unequivocal. First of all, calm down. Re-tweets don't imply endorsement. While it is not anti-Semitic to criticize specific individuals and institutions which happen to be Jewish (such as the State of Israel or Steven Mnuchin), it is anti-Semitic to identify their Jewishness as part of the problem, such as Plame tweeting that "many neocon ... Read More »

Bengal Child Protection Body Moves Supreme Court Over Rohingya Deportation

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They fled to India and Bangladesh in large numbers after violence in the Rakhine State of Myanmar . "By deporting Rohingyas from India, we are not violating any worldwide law". This is published unedited from the IANS feed . The NHRC had issued a notice to the Centre over the deportation of Rohingyas , citing that the human rights body's "intervention is appropriate" in this matter. Read More »

Abu Sayyaf terrorists arrested: IGP

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The suspects were caught responsible for a counter terror raid on September 14. The suspects are led to the police vehicle following their arrests. One of the suspects is floored as police begin their crackdown. "The Royal Malaysian police will continue to launch operations to trace and arrest foreign militants who infiltrate into Malaysia to take shelter, raise funds, launch attacks in the country or to turn Malaysia into a base to launch attacks in third countries". Read More »

N Korea says sanctions will speed up nuclear programme

Following North Korea's launch of the Hwasong-12 intermediate-range ballistic missile (IRBM) late last month, the Spanish government ordered Kim to reduce the North Korean diplomatic presence in Madrid from three people to two. Germany has twice refused agrément to North Korean appointees. North Korea bitterly denounced new sanctions on its economy as "vicious, unethical and inhumane" and warned the measures would only accelerate progress on its nuclear weapons program , state media ... Read More »

China supports peaceful resolution to North Korea issue: Foreign Ministry

China believes pressure and dialogue are both important in dealing with North Korea, Foreign Minister Wang Yi told Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono on Thursday, according to a Japanese official. Lavrov stressed there was "no alternative to political and diplomatic ways of settling the nuclear situation" on the Korean peninsula and called on countries to support a joint Russian-Chinese proposal for talks. Read More »

Trump Praises Erdogan for `High Marks' Amid Crackdown Concerns

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Erdoğan has been working together with the United States", he added. "And a lot of that has to do with the personal relationship". It's a great honor to have you in the United States. Erdogan spoke through a translator and referred to Trump as "my friend, Donald". A dozen men and one woman wanted by US law enforcement on various assault charges were identified as Turkish security officials. Read More »

Construction worker killed in fall at Manhattan site

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A second 45-year-old hardhat who suffered trauma to his head and body was rushed to Bellevue Hospital in stable condition, police said. Sources say they were employed by the contractor EJ Electric. No violations are listed but both inspections remain open. This second fatality at the Manhattan West development also marked the second construction-related death in Manhattan in less than a day. Read More »

No special session for Iowa state lawmakers

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DES MOINES, Iowa- State lawmakers will not have to return to the statehouse for a special session to deal with the budget shortfall. She said Wednesday it will be far less - borrowing $13 million from the emergency fund and combining it with $1.6 million in unspent money from the fiscal 2017 to plug a total shortfall of $14.6 million. Read More »

Puerto Rico left without electricity as Hurricane Maria dials down

Be prudent during the impact". Those who sought shelter at a coliseum in San Juan were moved to the building's second and third floors, reported a local radio station. Moving away from Puerto Rico, it's bringing high winds and heavy rain to the northern coast of the Dominican Republic, the hurricane center said. Read More »

The Calculated Logic Behind North Korea's Missile Tests

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It carried out its sixth and most powerful nuclear test earlier this month, and fired a long-range ballistic missile over Japan that landed in the Pacific. McMaster said it really depends on how China sees the threat from North Korea continue to manifest itself and in their judgement about how much time they have. Read More »

Chinese-Russian naval drills begin off North Korea

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Johnson, who also met with Japanese foreign minister Tarō Kōno to stress the UK's solidarity with Japan over the threat it faces, said: " China has a vital role to play and unique economic influence over North Korea". Mattis also confirmed that the USA and Seoul had discussed the option of sending limited-size "tactical" nuclear weapons to South Korea. Unification Minister Cho Myoung-gyon hosted an interagency meeting to review Seoul's aid plan for infants and pregnant women in North Korea, ... Read More »

South Korean President Calls For Eased Tensions Over Nuclear Crisis

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General Assembly on Tuesday. The United States is "disseminating the fraudulent claim that the sanctions and pressure are geared to the so-called peaceful solution". Realmeter, a South Korean polling organisation, said on Thursday Moon's approval rating stood at 65.7 percent, weakening for a fourth straight month. Read More »

Trump To Announce New Sanctions On North Korea

While the USA president hoped that a military attack would not be necessary as the United Nations aimed to halt Pyongyang's nuclear weapon development through economic sanctions, Kim's regime is likely to be riled by the threat and lack of respect. Read More »

UST law student's death: Main suspect has left PH

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Bureau of Immigration spokeswoman Antonette Mangrobang earlier said Trangia's EVA Air flight was bound for Taipei. He departed two days after Castillo's body was brought to the Chinese General Hospital in Manila. Coronel clarified that the Interpol would just help in locating Trangia. MPD director Chief Superintendent Joel Coronel said Ralph conspired with Solano to impede the ongoing police investigation. Read More »

In first visit, Trump urges reform so United Nations can meet full potential

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The US ambassador to the UN, Nikki Haley , said trade with North Korea would be cut 90 percent after the "massive sanctions" package agreed by the Security Council. The ambassador also said Wednesday there are "lots of military options" the United States could use against North Korea, but "no one wants war". North Korea has been the most perplexing foreign policy problem facing the Trump administration in its first year in office, with their now repeated missile tests and one nuclear test ... Read More »

GOP Health Care Proposals Lack Even 'Common-Sense Rationale,' Obama Says

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He began his speech by marking the progress the human race has made in the last half-century: more rights for women and people of color, easier access to health care, a drop in extreme poverty. The US President and Republican leaders in the US Senate are again pushing to repeal central elements of the law after repeated failures, with a vote possible next week. Read More »

Trump announces 'new sanctions' to come on N. Korea

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The president's comments were met with swift rejection from many world leaders, foreign ministers and career diplomats, including Iran's foreign minister, Javad Zarif, who wrote on Twitter, "Trump's ignorant hate speech belongs in medieval times-not the 21st Century UN". Read More »

Strange, Moore Face Off in Debate on WKRG Facebook Page

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Moore is now a front-runner for the GOP nomination in an upcoming U.S. Senate election in Alabama. During the interview Press asked Moore if he believed homosexual conduct should still be illegal after the 2003 landmark Supreme Court decision in Lawrence v. Read More »

"I'll definitely deploy again" says one Red Cross volunteer

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The Red Cross put out the call for volunteers, and at least two of them departed Thursday. It is possible that some volunteers from Nashville will go to Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria moves through. The Red Cross said is processing those applications. She said they've been focusing on getting food to people without electricity and they're bracing for other powerful storms on the horizon. Read More »

Two Florida women arrested for road rage

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Bailey, a veterinary technician, said she fell to the ground and then Gemberling and Scarduzio began punching her on her face and body. "They tried to drag me through my window". "I mean, how would you feel if somebody jumped into your vehicle, slammed it in park while you're at a light, and then simultaneously another person that's double and a half your size rips you out by your hair and starts brutally attacking you?" Gemberling allegedly told deputies that Bailey got out of her vehicle ... Read More »

China, Russia begin drills near North Korea

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But they have yet to stop the communist nation's leader Kim Jong Un from launching ballistic missile tests, and did not prevent a massive nuclear test earlier this month. But in the 1980s, ignoring warnings from China's leadership at the time, Kim Il Sung decided to make North Korea the first Stalinist system where hereditary leadership would pass from father to son. Read More »

'Victoria & Abdul' opens up well in UK

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The film has been recorded as director Stephen Frears best ever United Kingdom debut. "I'm just looking for films with good content, good cinema and a good script", he said, and Victoria & Abdul definitely seems to fit the bill. On television, Jenna Coleman is playing a young version of the Queen and here Dame Judi Dench returns to the part that made her an worldwide star. Read More »

Gov. Walker issues 99 budget vetoes, including Tainter Lake pilot program

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State Superintendent Tony Evers is using his annual state of education speech to hit on themes of his campaign for governor. It was created to address long-held complaints from mostly rural school districts. Also receiving a partial veto was a biomanipulation pilot program for Tainter Lake in Dunn County. Walker cut a deal with three conservative Republican senators last week to make a series of vetoes in the budget in order to secure their vote. Read More »

Marine Corps to have female infantry officer

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On Sept. 20, an unnamed female junior officer completed a grueling combat exercise in Twentynine Palms, California. The woman, who has not been identified, is not expected to do any media interviews, with sources telling the Post that she'll prefer to be a "quiet professional" and "just do her job", which I hope is her personal terminology and not the Marines' attempt to wave away distracting media attention because god forbid she become any sort of role model for girls with military ... Read More »

Happy Navratri! About the significance of the nine-day festival

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The BJP leader has been fasting for many years and this has never affected his hectic schedule and official engagements. Chandrababu Naidu on Thursday wished the people on the first day of Navratri , saying the festival represents the beginning of victory of good over evil. Read More »

Yahyah Farrouk released without charge after being named as Parsons Green suspect

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Officers continue to question both the 18-year-old and a 21-year-old, who has been named in the media as Yahyah Farroukh, a Syrian refugee who worked in a west London chicken shop . Shadow home secretary Diane Abbott said yesterday that it is not possible to keep the British public safe "on the cheap" as she voiced concerns about resources and cuts to police. Read More »

Trump threat to destroy N. Korea is "sound of dog barking": minister

At the beginning of September, it conducted its sixth and largest nuclear test yet, drawing wide condemnation from the worldwide community. South Korea approved a plan on Thursday to send $8 million worth of humanitarian aid to North Korea, the South's Unification Ministry said, as part of an aid policy that the government says remains unaffected by geopolitical tensions with the North. Read More »

Symphony Asset Management LLC Purchases 10525 Shares of Envision Healthcare Corporation (EVHC)

Other large investors have also bought and sold shares of the company. In the past 3-month period alone, shares of EVHC have appreciated -13.77 - or -23.68%. This buyback authorization permits the company to purchase up to 4.5% of its shares through open market purchases. In related news, insider Robert Jon Coward sold 1,500 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Monday, July 3rd. Read More »