• Dublin Bus withdrawing all services as ex-Hurricane Ophelia nears
Dublin Bus withdrawing all services as ex-Hurricane Ophelia nears

Irish Defence Forces are on standby to deploy resources, including transport and engineering assets. The cabinet meets in Dublin this morning to discuss the cost and cleanup of the worst weather event in Ireland in more than 50 years. All unnecessary travel should be avoided while the storm is passing. Hurricane Ophelia is expected to transitio...

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  • Runaway Bull on the Loose in Brooklyn's Prospect Park
Runaway Bull on the Loose in Brooklyn's Prospect Park

The bull was taken to an animal shelter in East New York. The animal drew a crowd of curious onlookers and quickly stirred up a social media frenzy for the "Prospect Park Cow ". Dozens of people gathered at the field's fences to watch the unusual event unfold. "@barmstr546 (Replying to @ABC7NY): Yes, we've "herd". When another user responded tha...

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  • USA trade representative says he's 'surprised' as Nafta talks pushed into 2018
USA trade representative says he's 'surprised' as Nafta talks pushed into 2018

Government officials from Canada and Mexico slammed the Trump administration's proposals to renegotiate NAFTA in front of the top US trade negotiator on Tuesday. The Retail Industry Leaders Association, which encompasses more than 200 retailers, manufacturers and suppliers, added that Nafta's downfall would incur "massive" disruptions in agricultur...

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  • Nuclear War May Break Out Any Moment: North Korea Threatens US Again
Nuclear War May Break Out Any Moment: North Korea Threatens US Again

Petersburg. He stated that the United States deployed nuclear weapons in South Korea in 1957 and for the past 40 years conducted large-scale military exercises involving the use of strategic weapons. The situation on the Korean peninsula has intensified in recent months, especially after Pyongyang held two ballistic missile tests in July, which b...

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  • Roger Federer hoping for top billing on ATP London stage
Roger Federer hoping for top billing on ATP London stage

I think [it was] a great battle between two players who are playing all the time very focused, very intense points all the time". It's true that Nadal's record against opponents with one-handed backhands-including Federer-is tremendous. "When you play against somebody that is better than you in most of the things that really matters on this sport...

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  • No solutions on the horizon on day one of college strike
No solutions on the horizon on day one of college strike

With faculty and teaching staff at colleges across Ontario walking the picket line instead of to the classroom, students at Confederation College say they are anxious what impact a prolonged strike will have on the academic year. "At St. Lawrence College we are at about 77 per cent of the faculty that are contract faculty", said Currie. "Here at ...

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  • Israeli Jets Bomb Syrian Anti-Air Battery near Damascus
Israeli Jets Bomb Syrian Anti-Air Battery near Damascus

This appears to be giving Israeli officials a sense that they're entitled to attack Syria whenever the mood strikes, and led to a furious reaction overnight when Israeli warplanes were raiding Syria, and came under fire from Syrian air defenses .

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  • Trump Repeatedly Mocks Pence, Jokes VP Wants To 'Hang' LGBT People
Trump Repeatedly Mocks Pence, Jokes VP Wants To 'Hang' LGBT People

When the scholar pointed out that if the case was overturned, states would just legalize abortion on their own, Trump reportedly went in on Pence. 'You see?' Trump asked Pence. Contemplating the possibility of Pence as president, Bannon told Mayer, "I'm concerned he'd be a president that the Kochs would own". A bombshell New Yorker articl...

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  • BJP tries to distance itself from Sangeet Som's Taj Mahal remark
BJP tries to distance itself from Sangeet Som's Taj Mahal remark

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, while increasing the focus on "religious tourism" and Ayodhya, speaking of Taj Mahal said that it "had no connection with India's culture or heritage". Maulana Khalid Rashid Firangimahali and Maulana Yasoob Abbas criticised Som for his controversial statement. "Can MODI & YOGI tell domestic & foreign ...

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  • Dem's
Dem's "Porn Monger" Desperate for Dark Files on President Trump

Trump ". "Trump has proven he's dangerously unfit to exercise the extreme power accrued by our 'unitary executive, '" the ad read. Hustler founder Larry Flynt is taking aim at President Trump in a full page ad in this Sunday's Washington Post , FOX Business has learned exclusively.

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  • Multiple workers injured in explosion at Louisiana oil rig
Multiple workers injured in explosion at Louisiana oil rig

Kenner Police Department spokesman Brian McGregor said that there were " a lot of injuries ", with at least six confirmed and more expected. The New Orleans Advocate reported that five crew members are in critical condition from blast and burn injuries.

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  • India beat Pakistan with 3-1 in Hockey Asia Cup 2017
India beat Pakistan with 3-1 in Hockey Asia Cup 2017

It was goals by Chinglensana Singh (17′), Ramandeep Singh (44′) and Harmanpreet Singh (45′) that ensured India a top spot in Pool A. Both Pakistan and Japan finished with four points but Pakistan qualified for the next round of Super Four, semifinals, because of the better goal difference than that of Japan.

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  • Tejas passengers fall sick after breakfast, hospitalised
Tejas passengers fall sick after breakfast, hospitalised

Saxena said a show-cause notice has been served to the catering contractor and "strict action is contemplated" if he is found guilty. They are said to be stable now. "I tweeted about the incident so that the authority takes immediate action". Railway Minister Piyush Goyal had, last month, asked officials to ensure that meals served on board tra...

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  • Kurds, Iraqi forces in stand-off in Kirkuk
Kurds, Iraqi forces in stand-off in Kirkuk

Despite Mr.al-Abadi's statements, Iraq's central government has made moves to isolate the Kurdish region with a series of measures in recent weeks, including banning global flights from landing there and demanding a halt to all crude oil sales by the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG).

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  • DOJ Gives 5 Cities 'Last Chance' to Prove They Aren't Immigrant 'Sanctuaries'
DOJ Gives 5 Cities 'Last Chance' to Prove They Aren't Immigrant 'Sanctuaries'

The department said New Orleans , New York City, Philadelphia, and Cook County in IL along with its largest city Chicago, "have preliminarily been found" to have policies that violate the law. Other policies highlighted in the letters keep CPD officers and Cook County Sheriff's deputies from assisting in investigations into residents' immigratio...

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  • German Soccer Players Just Took a Knee Before their Match
German Soccer Players Just Took a Knee Before their Match

Players from the German football club Hertha Berlin knelt in solidarity with NFL players protesting police brutality and racial inequality in the United States on Saturday. It's all about the hashtags, besides, nobody cares what Hertha Berlin stands for, you're a sports team! "Hertha BSC stands for tolerance and responsibility!" "We're no lon...

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  • Sen. Susan Collins won't run for governor, will remain in US Senate
Sen. Susan Collins won't run for governor, will remain in US Senate

King says Collins' decision reflects the senator's work ethic, dedication to serving ME people and "infinite energy". The four-term Republican senator, whose reputation is belied by her tendency to vote in line with Trump , made her announcement at the end of a Friday morning speech .

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  • Three dead after 'horrific' skydiving incident in Australia
Three dead after 'horrific' skydiving incident in Australia

A spokesman for Queensland Ambulance Service said: "Paramedics attended a skydiving accident on Alexander Drive in Mission Beach at 3.30pm today". They were also pronounced dead. One eyewitness said: "You could see one chute was tangled and it wasn't opening". "Skydiving operations have been suspended at Mission Beach while the approp...

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  • Indian Court Bans Underage Sex in Child Marriages
Indian Court Bans Underage Sex in Child Marriages

But unfortunately, in the same breath the law also protected sexual intercourse between a man and his wife being a girl between 15 and 18 years of age. The court sought to harmoniously interpret special statutes enacted for the protection of the girl child with the provisions of the Indian Penal Code.

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  • International Day of the Girl Child 2017 observed globally
International Day of the Girl Child 2017 observed globally

She said that every girl must be well-aware of her rights and the relevant laws to spend secure life and resist against any sort of injustice against her in society. The video was made to promote the U.N.'s Global Goals most relevant to gender equality in honor of the International Day of the Girl on October 11th, 2017.

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  • PSG president faces criminal investigation
PSG president faces criminal investigation

In a statement on Thursday, the OAG said the new proceedings involving Al-Khelaifi had been "opened on the basis" of its findings. In their statement, prosecutors said Valcke is suspected of accepting "undue advantages from a businessman in the sports rights sector in connection with the award of media rights for certain countries at the FIFA W...

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  • Hurricane Ophelia meandering in the Atlantic
Hurricane Ophelia meandering in the Atlantic

But the storm's more lasting legacy may be its unusual northeasterly track towards Europe. The Weather Channel says the storm could be a threat to Ireland and parts of the United Kingdom early next week. Additionally, the 2017 hurricane season has been busy - there were two Category 5 storms: Irma and Maria . Such storms have winds between 7...

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  • George Weah went from Ballon D'or to Presidency !
George Weah went from Ballon D'or to Presidency !

Weah, who emerged the world's best footballer in 1995, is ahead of three other presidential contestants, one of them the sitting vice-president Joseph Boakai, others are longtime opposition figure Charles Brumskine and former Coca-Cola executive, Alexander Cummings.

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  • Donald Trump denies asking to increase U.S. nuclear arsenal by tenfold
Donald Trump denies asking to increase U.S. nuclear arsenal by tenfold

Huckabee's comments came hours after Trump tweeted: "Why isn't the Senate Intel Committee looking into the Fake News Networks in OUR country tos ee why so much of our news is just made up-FAKE!" On Wednesday, Defense Secretary James Mattis denied as "absolutely false" previous reporting that Trump wanted to dramatically expand the size of the...

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  • Trump offers to compare IQ tests with Tillerson
Trump offers to compare IQ tests with Tillerson

NBC News said Tillerson's "moron" comment followed a meeting on Afghanistan in which Trump compared "the decision-making process on troop levels to the renovation of a high-end NY restaurant". Tillerson scores 120, while Trump's is just a crudely done kid's drawing of the president in a truck. Brown declined to say whether either party has take...

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  • Turkish Officials to Boycott Meetings with US Ambassador: Erdogan
Turkish Officials to Boycott Meetings with US Ambassador: Erdogan

The U.S. ambassador to Turkey said on Monday the duration of a suspension in visa services in Turkey would depend on talks between the two governments regarding the detention of Turkish staff at the U.S. Pointing to the annual trade volume of some $800 million and $150 million investments, Vucetic said the two countries have the potential to st...

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  • Bandipora encounter: Two security force personnel killed
Bandipora encounter: Two security force personnel killed

The 2016 terror attack on the Pathankot Air Station is what prompted the move to get these IAF commandos join Army personnel in counter-insurgency operations in Jammu and Kashmir . Meanwhile, Deputy Inspector General North Kashmir VK Bridi said the slain militants were involved in the killing of off-duty BSF man Muhammad Ramzan Parrey.

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  • Google Finds Russia-backed Ads Aired On Its Platforms
Google Finds Russia-backed Ads Aired On Its Platforms

The Senate Intelligence Committee is scheduled to hear from representatives of Facebook , Alphabet Inc.'s Google and Twitter Inc. on November 1 in a public session that will look at how Russian actors used the platforms during the election.

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  • Hillary Clinton 'shocked and appalled' by Weinstein accusations
Hillary Clinton 'shocked and appalled' by Weinstein accusations

Weinstein donated $46, 350 to Clinton during her run for president He also gave approximately $100,0001 to $250, 000 to the Clinton Foundation through June 2017, reported Fox News . She urged Hillary Clinton to speak out against Weinstein, who was sacked from the company he headed amid reports he sexually harassed women for decades.

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  • Plunging Kenya Into Crisis, Opposition Leader Drops Out Of Presidential Race
Plunging Kenya Into Crisis, Opposition Leader Drops Out Of Presidential Race

Jubilee leaders fear that the National Super Alliance (NASA) presidential candidate may not return to participate in the election and, therefore, cause a political and constitutional crisis. Last month, Kenya's Supreme Court voided the August 8 presidential election, citing irregularities, but did not criticise any specific individual at the electi...

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  • Feinstein Announces Reelection Bid, Likely to Face Primary
Feinstein Announces Reelection Bid, Likely to Face Primary

Should Feinstein win and remain in her seat through 2022, she would become the longest-serving senator in California history, passing Hiram Johnson, who served 28 years starting in 1917. She would be running for her fifth full term. "I strongly support Dianne's reelection campaign, and am thankful she is again offering to serve our state", Harris...

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  • WTF Bigg Boss 11: Zubair Khan Files an FIR Against Salman Khan
WTF Bigg Boss 11: Zubair Khan Files an FIR Against Salman Khan

As a result, the weekday episodes have become crisper and more interesting. Credit: youtube.comOn Saturday, when Salman Khan was addressing the violence and abuse that had been going on in the house, he lost temper at Zubair. By the end of the show, it he announced that Zubair got evicted with a low number of votes in comparison to other nomina...

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  • Amber Alert issued for Dallas-area girl
Amber Alert issued for Dallas-area girl

Saturday to discipline her, the affidavit states. The family reported her missing almost five hours later, at 8 a.m. Saturday, KXAS reported . A CPS spokeswoman, Marissa Gonzales , said the agency has had dealings with the family before, but she declined to release additional information.

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  • UK Leader Hails 'new Dynamic' in Brexit Talks
UK Leader Hails 'new Dynamic' in Brexit Talks

Meanwhile, Mrs May has been told she must hold Boris Johnson to his expressions of loyalty amid speculation about the Foreign Secretary's position. "So while ... The rules would allow the government to set tariffs and quotas and establish a goods classification system in line with the government's obligations as a member of the World Trade Organisa...

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  • NorCal fires force evacuations in Lake, Napa, Sonoma, Mendocino Counties
NorCal fires force evacuations in Lake, Napa, Sonoma, Mendocino Counties

Roads were closed as well including Highway 37 from US Highway 101 to Interstate 80, as well as portions of Highway 12, 29 and 121. Much of a mobile home park behind the Kaiser facility burned, CNN affiliate KPIX said . Napa , Sonoma and Yuba counties have all been affected. Neighboring Marin County said on its official Twitter page that it...

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  • Harvey Weinstein fired from his company after sexual misconduct allegations
Harvey Weinstein fired from his company after sexual misconduct allegations

Weinstein blocked her exit to the club's restaurant that night after she agreed to take a tour of the eatery with him, she said. The company's board backed his decision, but took it further on Monday as "new information" emerged about Weinstein's conduct.

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  • Sitharaman visits Tezpur, reviews operational preparedness
Sitharaman visits Tezpur, reviews operational preparedness

Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman , on her visit to the Nathu La area on the Sino-Indian border on Saturday, not only interacted with the Army and Indo-Tibetan Border Police officials, but also with the Chinese soldiers posted across the border.

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  • High Court Admits Pleas Of Dera Chief Ram Rahim, Rape Victims
High Court Admits Pleas Of Dera Chief Ram Rahim, Rape Victims

The Special Investigation Team (SIT) investigating the case is coordinating with the Haryana police's crime branch but has not met with enough success in extracting any logical confession from the chief confidante of Gurmeet Singh. His conviction led to violence in Panchkula and Sirsa in Haryana , leaving 38 people dead and another 264 injured. ...

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  • Taylor and Cephus a huge part of Badgers offense
Taylor and Cephus a huge part of Badgers offense

Meanwhile, Taylor's 249 yards against Nebraska led to some lofty comparisons afterward, including the Omaha World-Herald's Lee Barfknecht saying the true freshman reminded him of former Huskers' great, and Heisman Trophy victor, Mike Rozier.

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  • Panthers vs Lions: Game Pick - A battle of the 3-1's
Panthers vs Lions: Game Pick - A battle of the 3-1's

Cam Newton looks to have hit his stride after standout performances in each of the past two weeks, posting back-to-back games with at least 300 yards passing for the first time since his rookie season. "We just try to put it to use", Dickson said. "Look out for us". If Newton's main desire on Sunday was to get the headlines back to his play ...

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