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World Georgia football delivers an early knock out blow in rout of Tennessee
Author: 0 Georgia football delivers an early knock out blow in rout of Tennessee

Freshman quarterback Jake Fromm recorded three touchdowns, including two rushing as he hit 7-of-15 passes for 84 yards. Chubb finished the first half with 11 carries on 75 yards. Jones drew heat a year ago for a disappointing second half of the season, and now the Vols are 3-2 with losses to Georgia and Florida and tight wins over UMass and Georgia Tech.

World Kremlin tells supporters of detained critic Navalny to shun illegal protests
Author: 0 Kremlin tells supporters of detained critic Navalny to shun illegal protests

This comes as a disruption in the plans by the long-time Kremlin critic to campaign before Russia's upcoming election. Volkov announced a hunger strike protesting his sentence. This latest sentence means that the would-be 2018 presidential candidate will not be able to take part in a mobilization planned for next Saturday in Putin's native St.

World MH370
Author: 0 MH370 "almost inconceivable" mystery: ATSB

The International Victim Association Voice370 called on governments of Malaysia , China and Australia after publication of ATSB report to expand search. The Malaysian government will continue to investigate the disappearance. Systems created to automatically transmit the flight's position failed to work after this point, the report said.

World UK's Home Secretary admits she does not understand encryption
Author: 0 UK's Home Secretary admits she does not understand encryption

I understand the principle of end-to-end encryption - it can't be unwrapped. She added that "we don't get that help - although we sometimes get it in a fulsome way after an event has taken place". I am not suggesting you give us the code. Rudd was challenged, naturally, by someone who does get encryption and was told that if the industry succumbed to her desires we would all be in a poorly protected pot.

World Barnier says European Union citizens will not pay for decision they didn't make
Author: 0 Barnier says European Union citizens will not pay for decision they didn't make

MEPs overwhelmingly backed a resolution saying not enough progress on key separation issues had been made. Earlier, EU Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier told MEPs that while British Prime Minister Theresa May's speech in Florence last month had improved the mood in talks, "serious differences" remained on Britain's divorce bill, the rights of EU citizens living in Britain, and the fate of Northern Ireland.

World Egypt denies North Korea arms bound for its military
Author: 0 Egypt denies North Korea arms bound for its military

Citing US officials and Western diplomats, the Post reported Sunday that the Egyptian army was secretly buying $23 million worth of rocket-propelled grenades in 2016 from North Korea , which has been the subject of harsh UN Security Council bans over its missile and nuclear tests.

World Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP) Eligibility Requirements
Author: 0 Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP) Eligibility Requirements

But the debate over how to fund it, coupled with the recent dysfunction of Congress, leaves the question of whether it can be restored - and how quickly - up in the air. He told reporters last week that the program will be reauthorized "shortly", but that will not be soon enough for his struggling state. To become eligible, the children must be residents of Alabama and be, otherwise, uninsured.

World Fla. Will Aid Hurricane Maria Refugees From Puerto Rico: Gov. Scott
Author: 0 Fla. Will Aid Hurricane Maria Refugees From Puerto Rico: Gov. Scott

This is a Navy construction battalion of some of the finest service men and women America has to offer. "The crisis in Puerto Rico is unlike anything we have seen before, and Florida is going to do everything in our power to help everyone impacted by this storm get back on their feet", Scott said in a prepared statement Sunday.

World Trump on North Korea: 'We'll Do What Has to Be Done!'
Author: 0 Trump on North Korea: 'We'll Do What Has to Be Done!'

Clinton failed, Bush failed, and Obama failed. The U.S. will hold talks with Kim government given the alarming scenario unraveling across the North Korea in recent months. A senior Trump administration official, asked for clarification about Trump's Sunday morning tweets , played down the significance of the communication channels.

World Turkey's Chief Of General Staff Holds Talks In Theran
Author: 0 Turkey's Chief Of General Staff Holds Talks In Theran

Mentioning terrorism, insecurity and instability as common threats facing Iran and Turkey in the region, Rouhani said, "To do away with these threats and in line with the common interests [of the two countries], all-out relations and cooperation must further develop between Tehran and Ankara".

World Iran's Zarif meets with Sultan Qaboos of Oman
Author: 0 Iran's Zarif meets with Sultan Qaboos of Oman

The meeting was also attended by Yusuf bin Alawi bin Abdullah, Oman's minister in charge of foreign affairs. Zarif arrived in Doha on Monday in his first trip to the Persian Gulf littoral state since Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, the United Arab Emirates, and Egypt cut ties with Qatar in June.

World Facebook Estimates 10 Million US Users Saw Russia-Linked Political Ads
Author: 0 Facebook Estimates 10 Million US Users Saw Russia-Linked Political Ads

The ads have sparked anger toward Facebook and, within the United States, toward Russian Federation since the world's largest social network disclosed their existence last month. Facebook has said most of the ads bought by the 470 pages and accounts associated with the Internet Research Agency focused on social issues and did not name candidates.

World Arrests after explosives found in Paris
Author: 0 Arrests after explosives found in Paris

Five people are in custody, including a terror suspect who was meant to be under surveillance, after four gas cylinders covered in petrol were found in the 16th arrondissement of the French capital. "We are still in a state of war". Soldiers shot dead the knifeman after he killed two young women at a train station in the city. His motives were unclear, though it was claimed by the Islamic State group.

World Gareth Bale out of Wales' last two FIFA World Cup qualifier matches
Author: 0 Gareth Bale out of Wales' last two FIFA World Cup qualifier matches

Gareth Bale was injured during last week's UEFA Champions League match between Real Madrid and Borussia Dortmund , and also missed the club's La Liga clash against Espanyol . A win over Georgia and a draw in Cardiff will guarantee a place in the play-offs for next year's finals in Russian Federation. Bale's absence could open the door for Liverpool teenager Ben Woodburn to make his first Wales start.

World Shah blames Kerala CM for murder of BJP, RSS workers, launches 'padyatra'
Author: 0 Shah blames Kerala CM for murder of BJP, RSS workers, launches 'padyatra'

Besides Shah, union minister Alphons Kannanthanam, MPs Suresh Gopi, Richard Hay, Nalin Kumar Kateel and chief ministers of BJP ruled states would be among those accompanying him. More than 120 BJP and RSS workers have been murdered in Kerala so far. BJP state leaders K. Surendran, Sobha Surendran, A. N. Radhakrishnan, and M. T.

World SC questions why Kerala HC annulled marriage of Hadiya
Author: 0 SC questions why Kerala HC annulled marriage of Hadiya

The matter went to the apex court after the Kerala High Court annulled Hadiya's marriage with Jahan and asked her to stay with her parents. The apex court said that it will examine the issues in the course of the hearing of an application by Jahan seeking the recall of an earlier order by which the court had entrusted the investigation into the entire matter to the National Investigation Agency (NIA).

World Chhattisgarh police looks for Dera Sacha Sauda's Honeypreet
Author: 0 Chhattisgarh police looks for Dera Sacha Sauda's Honeypreet

I am being joined by people of similar mindsets, ' Mishra says in the video. "They accuse me of being involved in riots, but do they have any evidence against me". The adopted daughter of Ram Rahim, Honeypreet faced the charges of sedition and inciting violence. Prior to this, Honeypreet Insan's Ex-husband Vishwas Gupta held a press conference last month where he alleged he has caught Honeypreet having sex with self-proclaimed Godman Ram Rahim.

World Theresa May: Jeremy Corbyn's Labour 'unfit to govern'
Author: 0 Theresa May: Jeremy Corbyn's Labour 'unfit to govern'

A further 100 million pounds will be committed for 33 new road projects in the north of England. Hammond's speech marks the latest effort by the Conservative government -- much criticized a year ago for taking a swipe at global elites-to dominate the economic and business argument after Labour, led by Jeremy Corbyn , described itself as a "government in waiting" at its own party conference last week.

World One dead as Kenyan opposition supporters protest in streets
Author: 0 One dead as Kenyan opposition supporters protest in streets

Kenyan police fired tear gas at supporters of the opposition leader who were protesting over the failure to dismiss senior election officials before a presidential election rerun this month. After a meeting with the election board, British and US diplomats condemned "inflammatory rhetoric" by politicians and said it undermined the election board's ability to carry out its job of holding the new election.

World Country stars at Las Vegas show: Shooting
Author: 0 Country stars at Las Vegas show: Shooting "beyond horrific"

The death toll, which police emphasized was preliminary, would make the mass shooting the deadliest in USA history, eclipsing last year's massacre of 49 people at an Orlando night club by a gunman who pledged allegiance to ISIS. Authorities did not immediately assign a motive to 64-year-old gunman Stephen Paddock. Aldean and his band were performing one of the last songs of their set when the gunman shot multiple rounds into the crowd at around 10 p.m.

World Las Vegas massacre brings focus back on gun control laws in US
Author: 0 Las Vegas massacre brings focus back on gun control laws in US

The man behind the worst mass shooting in modern U.S. history had an arsenal of at least 42 guns, explosives and several thousand rounds of ammo, police said. Through Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant's official Amaq news channel, the group said Paddock converted to Islam a few months ago. Stephen Paddock was not known to police before the attack that devastated America.

World US threatens North Korea with military drills in the South China Sea
Author: 0 US threatens North Korea with military drills in the South China Sea

Officers aboard Japanese-based Reagan described frequent close quarter surveillance from the ships of China's People's Liberation Army Navy in worldwide waters. The United States is expected to send its nuclear-powered aircraft carrier the USS Ronald Reagan to waters near the Korean Peninsula later this monthto take part in combined exercises with South Korea's Navy.

World Khawaja Asif left for three-day visit to USA
Author: 0 Khawaja Asif left for three-day visit to USA

Asif speaking in a show on Geo News, made his statement after India's external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj recently attacked Pakistan at the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) for "supporting and exporting terror". "Whereas, you produced Lashkar-e-Taiba, Jaish-e-Muhammad, Haqqani Network and other terrorists". "He (Modi) has the blood of Muslims murdered in Gujarat on his hands", Asif said while talking to Geo News.

World Trump dedicates golf trophy to hurricane-ravaged areas
Author: 0 Trump dedicates golf trophy to hurricane-ravaged areas

Mr Rossello explained that the critical issue was how to distribute water, food and medicines to neighbourhoods and towns with many roads impassable or damaged. During a press conference on Friday, Ms Cruz said: "I can not fathom the thought that the greatest nation in the world can not figure out logistics for a small island.

World 57.5% of people have already voted in Australia's same-sex marriage survey
Author: 0 57.5% of people have already voted in Australia's same-sex marriage survey

Even though recently polling suggested most people who have already voted have voted "yes" , the Equality Campaign team said there's no time for complacency. Rugg added: "We were initially concerned about the vote being held via the post because the extra hurdles of updating enrolment and remembering to post a letter, so it's heartening and exciting to see such huge participation in the survey".

World Dem calls for gun background check vote by end of week
Author: 0 Dem calls for gun background check vote by end of week

There are. The thoughts and prayers of politicians ring cruelly hollow if they are not paired with action. "You know, when you are not going to talk about it on a day like this, how many times can we say that over and over again, 'Now is not the time?' Well, today is the time".

World 'Unimaginable Cruelty': Late-Night Hosts Grapple With Las Vegas Shooting
Author: 0 'Unimaginable Cruelty': Late-Night Hosts Grapple With Las Vegas Shooting

Kirsten Gillibrand of NY tweeted . The gunman, identified as Stephen Paddock, a retiree living near Las Vegas , opened fire from a hotel overlooking a Jason Aldean concert attended by more than 20,000 people. "I think that there will be certainly time for that policy discussion to take place, but that's not the place that we're in at this moment". "CCDL sympathizes with victims and families of this frightful mass murder in Las Vegas ".

World White House Says Premature To Discuss Gun Control After Las Vegas Shooting
Author: 0 White House Says Premature To Discuss Gun Control After Las Vegas Shooting

Watch Monday's press briefing below, via the White House . It is now the deadliest mass shooting in modern USA history. The NRA donated $30m (£22.6m) to Mr Trump's presidential campaign - and in April, the U.S. My command is this: Love each other as I have loved you. "The gospel of john reminds us that there is no greater love than to lay down one's life for a friend", Ms Sanders continued, almost tearing up.

World Palestinian PM In Rare Gaza Visit As Rift With Hamas Eases
Author: 0 Palestinian PM In Rare Gaza Visit As Rift With Hamas Eases

Hamas's reversal was the most significant step towards elusive Palestinian unity since the government was formed in 2014. Previous attempts at reconciliation have failed, but years of global isolation and steadily worsening conditions in Gaza, combined with encouragement from Egypt , appear to have pushed Hamas towards compromise.

World Srinagar: BSF camp attack, two terrorists killed, 1 jawan martyred
Author: 0 Srinagar: BSF camp attack, two terrorists killed, 1 jawan martyred

As the militants entered the camp's administrative block, they were surrounded by the forces, police said. The camp is located just outside the worldwide airport in Srinagar - a heavily fortified area. Kashmir Valley school which is in the camp area has been closed. Around an hour later, police sources said another militant had been killed. #6:34 AM: Following attack on BSF camp near Srinagar Airport, no employee or passenger or vehicle is being allowed to go towards the Airport.

World Hezbollah's Nasrallah Urges 'Non-Zionist Jews' to Flee Israel
Author: 0 Hezbollah's Nasrallah Urges 'Non-Zionist Jews' to Flee Israel

Since the start of the Syrian Civil War, Israel has targeted more than one hundred convoys of advanced weapons on their way to Hezbollah or other Iranian-backed militias, as well as weapon storehouses located in Syria. "They will have no secure place in occupied Palestine", he said. Tens of thousands of Shi'ites wearing mourning black marched through the Hezbollah-controlled southern suburbs of Beirut to commemorate Ashura, when Hezbollah rallies supporters around its political causes.

World Approximately 45000 Determined Eligible for Excelsior Scholarship Program
Author: 0 Approximately 45000 Determined Eligible for Excelsior Scholarship Program

The Excelsior Scholarship was introduced earlier this year , and makes state public universities tuition-free for families making up to $125,000 a year. The governor says 45,000 students are eligible for Excelsior Scholarships so far, including more than 23,000 who will have their tuition covered through TAP, Pell and other financial aid, and almost 22,000 who will have their remaining tuition costs covered by the Excelsior program.

World Maple Ridge man killed in Las Vegas shooting
Author: 0 Maple Ridge man killed in Las Vegas shooting

Jessica Klymchuk, of Valleyview, Alta., and Jordan McIldoon, 23, of Maple Ridge, B.C., were among the 58 people who died in the horrific attack that also left more than 500 others injured, including an unknown number of Canadians. CTV is reporting three Canadians are now among the dead in Las Vegas. Former Victoria TV anchor Hudson Mack's son was among the hundreds who were hurt.

World Ahsan Iqbal should not resign: Saad Rafique
Author: 0 Ahsan Iqbal should not resign: Saad Rafique

The Federal Interior Secretary on Monday launched a probe into deployment of paramilitary Rangers force at Judicial Complex on the directive of Interior Minister Ahsan Iqbal. He said interior minister also said that he did not called rangers that was why it should be known how they arrived. "Rangers are subordinate to my ministry, they're supposed to work under the command of the civil administration".

World Las Vegas Native Bryce Harper Issues Statement On Las Vegas Shootings
Author: 0 Las Vegas Native Bryce Harper Issues Statement On Las Vegas Shootings

If you're feeling helpless in the wake of the latest mass shooting tragedy in Las Vegas , officials are trying to make it easy for you to offer help. He said he spent the night with the Clark County Sheriff at county's level-one trauma center. 'Funds will be used to provide relief and financial support to the victims and families of the horrific Las Vegas mass shooting '.

Author: 0 ABS Confirms Over 9Million People Have Already Voted In The SSM Survey

Applications for replacement survey forms close on 20 October. If you haven't received your form, or your form is lost or damaged, please contact us via our website and we will send you a new one. At a doorstop in Melbourne, Shorten said that Polley is "very happy with what the Labor party is doing". "So we can have a survey that reflects the values of the Australian people, who have long since believed it is time for marriage equality ", he said.

World Russian Federation just gave North Korea's internet a big boost
Author: 0 Russian Federation just gave North Korea's internet a big boost

Russian state-owned telecommunications company TransTeleCom began routing North Korean traffic Sunday, according to Dyn Research, Reuters reports . That is quite significant during a time when pressure is being ratcheted up by the US on companies in China to cut ties with North Korea due to its nuclear and missile tests.

World UP Govt. denies reports of Taj Mahal's exclusion from Tourism Booklet
Author: 0 UP Govt. denies reports of Taj Mahal's exclusion from Tourism Booklet

The new booklet issued by UP Government removed Taj Mahal and instead carried the name of temples from Mathura, Ayodhya and Gorakhpur in the list along with Ganga arti locations. Reacting to it, opposition leaders said that this step of UP government proves that it is against Muslims. The state tourism department has said that the Taj Mahal is not being neglected or marginalised.

World LAPD declares no shooting at USC, clarifying initial reports
Author: 0 LAPD declares no shooting at USC, clarifying initial reports

One Twitter user said: "Everyone please pray for the University of Southern California , there is a shooter there and everyone is in panic". LAPD officers and officials with the USC Department of Public Safety searched the campus, focusing mainly on Fertitta Hall.

World Las Vegas Shooting: What Exactly Are The Gun Laws In Nevada?
Author: 0 Las Vegas Shooting: What Exactly Are The Gun Laws In Nevada?

The stocks surged in mid-September after Reuters reported, citing senior USA officials, that the Trump administration is working to make it easier for US gun makers to sell small arms to foreigners. "We need action" on enhanced background checks for gun owners, restrictions on high-capacity magazines and assault weapons, he said . "If there's people running around with guns, they're gonna find us, '" he said.

World OJ Simpson freed from prison after nine years
Author: 0 OJ Simpson freed from prison after nine years

The former National Football League star was released from prison in Nevada early Sunday morning and, against all odds, tried to avoid speaking with the press. "Perhaps I'm dealing with someone who wants to harm someone. I wasn't there to steal from anybody". He said the family would continue to seek payment.

World Brother of Vegas gunman speaks out
Author: 0 Brother of Vegas gunman speaks out

The Paddock family is working with police to try to ascertain a motive, but his brother called the gunman "just a guy". The father of the suspect behind Sunday night's massacre in Las Vegas was on the FBI's 10 most-wanted fugitives list in 1968 after escaping from a Texas prison that same year.

World Yemen Houthi Fighters Shoot Down US Surveillance Drone
Author: 0 Yemen Houthi Fighters Shoot Down US Surveillance Drone

The Houthi-controlled SABA agency quoted a military official as saying the Army and members of various militias brought down the drone, though it was not immediately clear from the footage what was used to strike it from the ground. A Reuter's photographer said they saw the drone fall from the sky around 11am. More than 10,000 people have been killed in Yemen's civil war. Numerous weapons and military gear used by the coalition forces against the oppressed people of Yemen come from the ...

World The Supreme Court begins its new term Monday
Author: 0 The Supreme Court begins its new term Monday

Justice Neil Gorsuch won confirmation for the Senate in April after lawmakers refused to confirm President Obama's Supreme Court nominee, Merrick Garland, the year before. Although the federal government initially supported the employees arguing that the provisions were not enforceable, it has since switched sides, so the Department of Justice will be supporting the employers, while the National Labor Relations Board , another government entity, supports the employees.

World Clinton talks gun legislation immediately following massacre
Author: 0 Clinton talks gun legislation immediately following massacre

You can still hear the sound of a gun being fired with a silencer. "We can and must put politics aside, stand up to the NRA, and work together to try to stop this from happening again", she continued. But the divided Senate ultimately rejected all four gun measures put on the floor for a vote. The attack at the Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas was the deadliest mass shooting in modern US history.

World At least 11 dead in Damascus bomb attack: monitor
Author: 0 At least 11 dead in Damascus bomb attack: monitor

A auto bomb went off near a police station in Damascus's al-Midan neighbourhood on Monday, shortly before two suicide bombers detonated their explosive belts, the UK-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights ( SOHR ) said. The monitor said there were also reports that a second suicide bomber had detonated an explosive belt in the attack. The Syrian capital has previously been struck by the Islamic State group and other jihadist fighters.

World Ministers Are Warning Boris Johnson To Back Off Over Brexit
Author: 0 Ministers Are Warning Boris Johnson To Back Off Over Brexit

Mr Burnham said of the banner: "This is just wrong". In a serialisation of a book by its political editor, the newspaper revealed the prime minister had been a "woman on the verge of a nervous breakdown" and had wept before she went to Buckingham Palace to speak to the Queen.

World United States service member killed in roadside bomb attack in Iraq
Author: 0 United States service member killed in roadside bomb attack in Iraq

The Pentagon on Monday declined to provide specific information about the incident, including where in Iraq it occurred or what unit was attacked, but Defense Department spokesman Eric Pahon confirmed the blast struck American troops. The troops are mainly providing training and logistic support to the Iraqi forces, in addition to airstrikes by the global coalition aircraft. A French paratrooper was killed in late September in the Iraq-Syria area serving in the same capacity.

World Tennessee man killed in mass shooting at Las Vegas country music festival
Author: 0 Tennessee man killed in mass shooting at Las Vegas country music festival

Melton was a registered nurse at Jackson-Madison County General Hospital in Jackson, Tennessee, his Facebook profile says. "I am praying for the many people affected by the senseless act of violence in Las Vegas". The Henry County Medical Center has said they will provide counselors to staff who are struggling to deal with this "horrible incident". Of those, 50 are confirmed dead and more than 400 are reported injured in the worst mass shooting in US history.

World Gun stocks on rise after Las Vegas mass shooting
Author: 0 Gun stocks on rise after Las Vegas mass shooting

Police believe that the shooter, Stephen Craig Paddock, 64, of Mesquite, Nev., killed himself before they entered his room at the Mandalay Bay Hotel. "America woke up this morning to heartbreaking news", Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wisconsin, said in a statement .