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Suspected IS militants kill 3 soldiers in Egypt's Sinai

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Egyptian security forces have for years battled militants in northern Sinai, which borders the Gaza Strip and Israel . Egypt is fighting an insurgency by militants affiliated with Islamic State in the Sinai Peninsula, where hundreds of soldiers and police have been killed since 2013, when the military ousted Islamist president Mohamed Mursi after mass protests. Read More »

Thousands come together in walk to raise breast cancer awareness

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Mr. Sudheer Babu said cricketer Yuvaraj Singh, who is a cancer survivor, could fight cancer only due to its early detection. Now cancer-free, Hugill has been coming to the walk every year since her diagnosis. "Without that and without the funds that are being raised at events like this, I don't think we'd be near where we are today". "In the last 20 years, death rates from breast cancer have declined 38% so the research is working", said Robyn Callaway, senior community engagement manager at ... Read More »

Pelosi: Trump doesn't understand a president's words 'weigh a ton'

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And ... he continues his war on the middle class with his unfair tax plan ". The White House has announced that the Republican administration will stop paying billions of dollars to insurers to help low-income consumers meet out-of-pocket medical expenses, as part of the president's step-by-step effort to dismantle the Affordable Care Act, Democratic former President Barack Obama's signature healthcare law. Read More »

Trump Subpoenaed Over Sexual Misconduct Allegations

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Lawyers for one of the several women who accused President Donald Trump of sexual assault past year have filed a subpoena demanding the White House turn over all documents from the presidential campaign regarding "any woman alleging that Donald J. Read More »

Kyrgyzstan's winning presidential candidate pledges to continue Atambayev's reforms

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The population of Kyrgyzstan, which gained independence after the collapse of the Soviet Union, is 6 million people. Addressing cheering supporters at his campaign headquarters in Bishkek, Jeenbekov said Kyrgyzstan "had shown the whole world that we are a democratic and sovereign state, that only the people of Kyrgyzstan decide the country's destiny". Read More »

Environment Canada issues wind warning for London and Middlesex

Residents are asked to be cautious as winds may cause tree damage and power outages. A wind warning has been issued throughout southwestern Ontario and the GTA. The weather agency issued the warning on Sunday afternoon, upgrading a previously issued special weather statement for the region. People living in areas under a warning were also told the wind could damage roofs and windows. Read More »

Amber Alert issued for missing Woodbridge teen

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Virginia State Police say that 16-year-old Sinahi Aguilar-Cruz has been located safely in Prince William County after an AMBER Alert was issued Sunday morning. Segovia has been described as a 21-year-old Hispanic man with black hair and brown eyes. Segovia was depicted as a Hispanic male with dark colored eyes and short dark hair and was most recently seen wearing a dark slipover shirt, loose blue denim trousers and white Air Jordan tennis shoes. Read More »

Family reunited with dog after devastating California wildfire

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When one of Northern California's wildfires began tearing through a Santa Rosa neighborhood Kathy Weaver saw the flames engulfing their house and had to flee with the nothing but a nightgown. The men start to desperately call for Izzy, clapping and whistling. They escaped from the fire but her parents were devastated about losing their dog. Read More »

Congress minister joins BJP in Himachal weeks before polls

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After telecom scam in mid nineties, however, when he had to quit Congress, he launched his own party, HVC, which got five seats in 1998 Assembly polls. Three-time victor from Mandi and a Rajya Sabha member, Mr Sharma is miffed as his father was allegedly barred from attending Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi's rally in Mandi on October 7, which was organised to kick-start his party's campaign for the state polls. Read More »

Amb. Haley: US Wants to Stay in, Improve Iran Deal

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She added, "Sometimes Secretary Tillerson and I have different opinions, but when we come to the [National Security Council], everybody has different opinions". "When the global community gives Iran a pass for all these things-the ballistic missile testing, the arms sales, their support of terrorism-and they look the other way all in the name of keeping the deal, then you are looking at something that's too big to fail", Haley said. Read More »

Young, Donnelly discuss President's executive order on healthcare — IN Focus

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Cloud, Minn. Insurers in some states - including Trump strongholds - would withdraw from or not enter the market in 2018. "But I think in Minnesota specifically, we're in a pretty good place compared to other states". Susan Coakley, president of the BMC HealthNet Plan, woke up to the news that her organization, which focuses on coverage for low- and moderate-income members, could be several million dollars short this month alone. Read More »

Utah has USC on UPSET ALERT in Los Angeles

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What did we learn from what was a memorable Trojan road win over Utah late Saturday night? The Trojans are 5-2 ATS in their last 7 games in October, 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games on grass and 0-4 ATS in their last 4 games overall. The Cougars should get right with comfortable victories the next two weeks against Colorado and Arizona, but Stanford comes to Pullman on November 4, and then Washington State embarks on a grueling two-week road stretch: Utah and Washington. Read More »

Passengers Fall Ill After Consuming Food On Mumbai-Bound Tejas Express

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The train was on its way from Goa's Karmali to Mumbai's Chattrapati Shivaji Terminus. Soon after having their breakfast served by the train, some passengers started vomiting and some complained of severe stomach pain. The train was stopped at the Chiplun station and all 26 people were admitted to the city's Life Care hospital. Railway officials are yet to ascertain if the food poisoning was caused due to veg or non-veg breakfast. Read More »

Tillerson on Whether Trump Has 'Castrated' Him: 'I Checked, I'm Fully Intact'

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The major reversal of U.S. policy saw Trump call Iran a "fanatical regime" as he detailed a more confrontational approach to the Middle Eastern country over its nuclear and ballistic missile programs and its support for extremist groups. Bob Corker , a Tennessee Republican who admires the secretary. North Korea has conducted a series of nuclear tests in recent weeks and ago and launched two missiles over Japan. Read More »

Earthquake Detected Near North Korean Nuclear Test Site

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The tremor was the latest in a series of at least three shocks to be observed since Pyongyang's nuclear test on September 3, which caused a 6.3 magnitude natural disaster. North Korea has hinted its next test could be above the ground. Tensions have soared in recent weeks following Pyongyang's nuclear test as US President Trump engages in an escalating war of words with the North's leader Kim Jong-un . Read More »

Thalapathy Vijay meets Chief Minister Edappadi Palaniswamy

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However, they will issue the certificate only after the filmmakers fulfil the said requirement. The Tamil Nadu government has also revised ticket rates for screens across the state. The release of Vijay's Mersal is in trouble because Animal Welfare Board of India denied an NOC for the film as the team is yet to submit necessary documents to prove that animals used in the film were not tortured. Read More »

Four FC personnel martyred in Kurram Agency IED blast

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No group or person has claimed the attack yet. Pakistan army said on Thursday that a Canadian-American family was rescued from Kurram Agency by Pakistani troops and the country's Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) agency, with the help of intelligence from the U.S. Read More »

Austria vote could tilt country right, install young leader

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Conservative Sebastian Kurz, 31, is set to take power and form an alliance with the far-right. The eurosceptic Freedom Party is battling for second place with the beleaguered Social Democrats of incumbent Chancellor Christian Kern. Since then, the OVP and SPO have ruled in a grand coalition, which Mr Kurz broke when he took over as party leader. OVP has pledged to close Muslim nurseries, a flagship policy of the anti-Islam FPO. Read More »

Vengara bypoll: IUML retains seat

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The IMUL's KNA Khader got 65,227 votes. Though the fresh developments in solar scam case on polling day had dampened the poll spirit of UDF, it was hopeful to register victory with a margin of more than 30000 votes. Socialist Democratic Party of India (SDPI), the political outfit of Popular Front of India, came in third place in Vengara with 8,648 votes. The election results have already kicked off allegations and counter allegations between parties in the state. Read More »

Victim of Las Vegas shooting wakes up, takes steps

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Frost lost her right eye and underwent three hours of surgery to fix her shattered skull and forehead, reports the Las Vegas Review-Journal. Frost was also able to sit in a chair and has a new teddy bear that she "hugs and pats on the back", the spokesperson told the station. Read More »

Monday evening Yellow Wind Weather Warning in place for Renfrewshire

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The met office has issued a yellow weather warning and said we could face winds of up to 55mph. Bus Eireann is implementing their status red policy on Monday. Meanwhile, road users are being urged to be vigilant by the Road Safety Authority who advise checking traffic conditions before travelling, amid warnings from Met Éireann about possible storm-force winds and heavy rain. Read More »

Jammu and Kashmir: Cop arrested for clicking pictures of a woman

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A senior police official said that a woman approached police station Ganderbal with a complaint that a cop took her pictures while she was standing at the bypass. "The girl student was walking on the highway and policeman was on duty". Inspector General Police (IGP) Kashmir Munir Khan told reporters in Srinagar that prima facie, it appears that the woman was known to the policeman. Read More »

BC Winemakers Urge People to Help Wineries Affected by California Wildfires

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But they are the highest value grapes that yield the most expensive wines, she said. Spokeswoman Charlotte Milan said she could only confirm damage to the winery and a residence, explaining that workers had not been able to go on site. As reports continue of the devastating effects of the wildfires in California's wine regions , the United Kingdom trade has come together to raise money for the relief effort. Read More »

Himachal CM Virbhadra Singh's Sister-in-Law Joins BJP

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He and Anil were conspicuous by their absence at the public rally on their home turf Mandi when Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi declared Virbhadra as the CM face. "The manifesto of Congress party is also ready and being given final touches", he said. The BJP is still dithering over its Chief Minister candidate. Read More »

India to boost border infrastructure

The plan was approved at the army's commanders' conference in New Delhi . The Border Road Organisation (BRO) security force is pushing for more funds to develop infrastructure in India's northern command. Lt. Gen. Vijay Singh, director general staff duties, briefing reporters on the Army Commanders' Conference, said that the Army has chose to allot Rs 72 crore a year to the Border Roads Organisation (BRO) to build four key roads that link up to lofty Himalayan passes which open up to Tibet. Read More »

Chicago Cubs plane diverted to New Mexico on way to Los Angeles

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Jose Quintana is the Chicago Cubs' starting pitcher for the NL Championship Series opener on Saturday even after his wife was forced off the team's chartered jet a day earlier due to a medical issue. The plane was on its way to California again within a few hours. The unscheduled landing occurred around 7:30 a.m. EDT, and eventually the plane was allowed to take off around 12:30 p.m. Read More »