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World At least 12 dead, scores missing in Rohingya capsize
Author: 0 At least 12 dead, scores missing in Rohingya capsize

Alauddin Nayan, the area coast guard commander, said he thinks around 40 of the 100 on board were adults whilst others were children. "Observers believe as many as 100000 more people may be waiting to cross into Cox's Bazar from North Rakhine's Buthidaung township (in Myanmar)", the IOM said.

World Jay Shah Should Come Clean And Face The Probe, Says Kapil Sibal
Author: 0 Jay Shah Should Come Clean And Face The Probe, Says Kapil Sibal

The website claimed that another company, Kusum Finserv, where Mr. Jay Shah is a partner, got a loan of Rs. 25 crore from the Kalupur Commercial Cooperative Bank against a collateral security of Rs. " Rs 80 crore is not a large turnover in commodity business", he said. The Wire , says the report, sent a questionnaire to Jay Shah on Thursday seeking details about the shifting fortunes of the Temple Enterprise and his other business ventures, as obtained from RoC filings, which he said he ...

World 2 big wildfires prompt evacuations in Napa County
Author: 0 2 big wildfires prompt evacuations in Napa County

The fires had stretched Sonoma and Napa counties firefighting resources to the breaking point. A fire burning at a wrecking yard in Napa County near American Canyon was visible Sunday afternoon from Oakland. Monday with winds blowing at 28 miles per hour and the humidity at just 12. In Calistoga, an evacuation center was opened at the Calistoga Fairgrounds.

World Woman Found Dead In Chatswood Alley, Man Hiding On Rooftop
Author: 0 Woman Found Dead In Chatswood Alley, Man Hiding On Rooftop

It came after a trademan on his way to work saw the body of a woman, aged in her 30s, lying in an alley nearby. The woman's body is still in the alley covered by a blanket because the body can not be removed while the police operation is continuing.

World Unarmed Hotel Security Guard Who Found Las Vegas Shooter Hailed As Hero
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He added that investigators are also aware that the Islamic State (IS, formerly ISIS/ISIL) has claimed responsibility for the shooting, but said that they have found " no known nexus " to terrorism or connections to ISIS. He also amassed a huge arsenal of weapons and explosives, and set up surveillance equipment outside his room to detect any approaching outsiders, including police.

World Prime Minister To Urge EU To Be Flexible In Brexit Talks
Author: 0 Prime Minister To Urge EU To Be Flexible In Brexit Talks

British Prime Minister Theresa May says she is "resilient" despite a hard speech at the Conservative Party conference and growing threats to her leadership. "I believe we can prove the doomsayers wrong". Representatives from firms including Aston Martin, HSBC, Morgan Stanley and Vodafone will be among those attending.

World Briton Jamie Harron faces jail for touching man in Dubai bar
Author: 0 Briton Jamie Harron faces jail for touching man in Dubai bar

The electrician was in Dubai on a two-day stopover as he was flying back to work in Afghanistan. He was in a bar in Dubai when he put out his hand to stop himself from spilling his drinks. It seems to be never-ending for him and he's frustrated'. Since being arrested, he has been sacked from his job in Afghanistan. "I have witnesses who are willing to present themselves in court, even the bouncer at the bar.

World AP Top 25:Alabama Stays at No. 1; Oklahoma, Michigan Drop
Author: 0 AP Top 25:Alabama Stays at No. 1; Oklahoma, Michigan Drop

The Lions are No. 3 in both after Oklahoma fell in an upset at home against Iowa State; it moved the Nittany Lions, previously No. 4, up as the Sooners fell out of the top-10 in both polls. 10. They followed up a home victory against USC with a blowout victory at OR on Saturday night. A season after slipping to 3-9 and having a scandal shake the program, the Spartans (4-1, 2-0 Big Ten) are showing coach Mark Dantonio has built a program strong enough to bounce back from setbacks.

World San Diego State RB Rashaad Penny viciously bowled over a UNLV defender
Author: 0 San Diego State RB Rashaad Penny viciously bowled over a UNLV defender

The UNLV threatened the lead after receiving the kick off by driving to SDSU's 31-yard line but was forced to punt after a penalty and quarterback sack pushed the Rebels out of the scoring territory. He completed just 12-of-27 passes for 177 yards and one touchdown, and UNLV was just 4-of-14 on third downs. The Rebels entered the contest leading the Mountain West and ranked sixth nationally in rushing with an average of 305.5 yards per game.

World Kim Jong Un promotes sister to centre of power
Author: 0 Kim Jong Un promotes sister to centre of power

In recent weeks, North Korea has launched two missiles over Japan and conducted its sixth nuclear test, and may be fast advancing toward its goal of developing a nuclear-tipped missile capable of hitting the US mainland. The treaty is an " aggressive and traitorous war document " which helps Washington to keep its "imperialist aggression forces" in South Korea , the North said.

World Video appears to show Dolphins offensive line coach snorting powdery white substance
Author: 0 Video appears to show Dolphins offensive line coach snorting powdery white substance

The Palm Beach Post's Joe Schad reported the Dolphins are attempting "to confirm when the video was recorded and its validity". It's gonna be a while before we can do this again, because I know you're going to keep that baby [?]. He proceeds to snort the white substance. But I think about you when I do it. But I think about you when I do it. "What do you think, I'm insane?" How high we got together.

World Iranian minister slams Trump's threats to 'decertify' nuclear deal
Author: 0 Iranian minister slams Trump's threats to 'decertify' nuclear deal

The IRGC chief warned on Sunday that if Donald Trump's administration designates the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps as a terrorist organization then the IRGC will consider the US troops like Daesh. The anti-US parliamentary measure provides for a multimillion-dollar boost in spending on Tehran's missile program and IRGC's overseas operations.

World Is James Woods Really Retiring From Acting? The Actor Speaks Out
Author: 0 Is James Woods Really Retiring From Acting? The Actor Speaks Out

The release had also quoted Woods as saying that selling the home, as well as several more properties , is part of his plan to "simplify his life" and that retirement will give him more time to "enjoy his many passions", such as travelling, photography, antiquing, golfing, and poker.

World After Being Shot, Rep. Steve Scalise Still Opposes More Gun Control
Author: 0 After Being Shot, Rep. Steve Scalise Still Opposes More Gun Control

The incident spurred Republicans to take a rare step, as many hinted they could favor regulating so-called bump stocks , the rifle modification that allows semi-automatic weapons to fire more rapidly, simulating automatic fire. Scalise's interview came one week since the deadly Las Vegas shooting left 58 dead and almost 500 injured. Scalise also said he was opposed to limits on the number of firearms a person could purchase during a given time.

Author: 0 TN govt allows theatre owners to hike ticket prices

According to trade tracker Sreedhar Pillai, the latest development will not be a boon if 10 percent entertainment tax levied by the state government is included in the base rate. The associations have further stated that in view of introduction and enforcement of Goods and Services Tax (GST), they will not be in a position to make films and to operate the cinema theaters at the existing rate of admission and many theaters are being closed.

World New Trump demands could thwart immigration fix
Author: 0 New Trump demands could thwart immigration fix

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D., N.Y.), House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D., Calif.) and Mr. Trump all suggested that they had agreed to pair protections for the young migrants with border security provisions that didn't include the controversial proposal for a wall along the US border with Mexico .

World Trump Defends Puerto Rico Response Again
Author: 0 Trump Defends Puerto Rico Response Again

Elsewhere in the not-exactly-hard-hitting interview with Huckabee , who is his press secretary's father, Trump took quasi-credit for inventing the word " fake ", accused Iran of working with North Korea, attacked San Juan's mayor once again, and backed off on his promise to move Israel's embassy.

World Maryam Nawaz, Capt Safdar to appear before accountability court today
Author: 0 Maryam Nawaz, Capt Safdar to appear before accountability court today

Captain Safdar will appear before the anti-corruption court on Monday. Instead, more than 1000 police and FC personnel will be deployed to ensure security. Her husband, retired Captain Muhammad Safdar, who was taken into custody by NAB, is expected to arrive at the court soon. The anti-graft body was given six weeks, from the date of the apex court's order, to file the reference in an accountability court while the accountability court was granted six months to wrap up the proceedings.

Author: 0 Only One Thing Will Work: Trump on North Korea Solution

The president obviously didn't say but it is getting people thinking about the possibility of a military conflict considering the president had warned the United States could " totally destroy " North Korea. Asked on Saturday about Trump's tweet, Sanders said she had nothing to add to the president's comments. Trump did not clarify what "one thing" he was talking about, but his tweets have suggested the prospect of military confrontation with North Korea.

Author: 0 Mississippi reopens casinos after Hurricane Nate

According to WRAL meteorologist Elizabeth Gardner, Nate will move quickly through Alabama and Tennessee Sunday afternoon, bringing some impact to North Carolina's mountains overnight and early Monday . According to the US National Hurricane Center , as of 1:00 p.m. Montgomery time (18:00 GMT) on Sunday , Hurricane Nate has weakened to a tropical depression.

World Bannerghatta Park death: Victim's kin to get Rs 10 lakh
Author: 0 Bannerghatta Park death: Victim's kin to get Rs 10 lakh

Anji, 41, was recruited about a week ago. " Anjaneya , the 40-year-old animal keeper was attacked by two white tigers when he went inside the enclosure to feed them meat", Additional Principal Chief Conservator of Forests, Wildlife, C Jayaram told IANS here.

Author: 0 Detailed Timeline of Las Vegas Route 91 Shooting Emerges

He requested an upper-floor room overlooking the festival, stockpiled 23 guns, a dozen of them modified to fire continuously like an automatic weapon, and set up cameras inside and outside his room to watch for approaching officers. "In the past, terror attacks or mass murder cases, motive was made very clear by a note that was left by a social media post, by a telephone call that was made".

World President Trump to tout tax plan in Harrisburg, not Hamburg
Author: 0 President Trump to tout tax plan in Harrisburg, not Hamburg

When asked again what he meant, Trump said only: "You'll find out". Pressed further on how seriously the public and adversaries should take his comments, Sanders replied: "I think you can take the President protecting the American people always extremely serious".

World White House: Take Trump's priorities seriously, not his comments
Author: 0 White House: Take Trump's priorities seriously, not his comments

One reporter at the White House briefing questioned whether leaving an unclarified statement out there might be counterproductive if the president is as bent on not tipping his hand in global affairs as he says. 'Moving forward, I also expect you to provide me with a broad range of military options, when needed, at a much faster pace. The White House later confirmed to multiple news outlets that the president would, in fact, be in Harrisburg next week, not Hamburg.

Author: 0 Giants WR Odell Beckham Jr. will have surgery

Goodson. In the process of losing that fifth consecutive game to the Chargers, they also lost wide receivers Brandon Marshall , Sterling Shepard and Dwyane Harris due to injury. That set up an 80-yard drive for the receiver-thin Giants that ended with Manning hitting Roger Lewis on an 18-yard touchdown in the front corner of the end zone for a 16-10 lead.

Author: 0 Kim Jong-un promotes sister, reaffirms nuclear drive

Trump threatened to " totally destroy " North Korea during a speech at the United Nations last month, prompting Pyongyang's foreign minister to threaten to test a hydrogen bomb in the Pacific Ocean. What's clear is that the U.S. President is not interested in talking with Pyongyang. It's also notable that Trump chose to make such an aggressively anti-diplomatic statement just days after Secretary of State Rex Tillerson publicly insisted he'd never considered resigning.

World Donald Trump pledges $1 million donation to victims of Hurricane Harvey
Author: 0 Donald Trump pledges $1 million donation to victims of Hurricane Harvey

Tensions have also escalated between the USA and North Korea recently. "We have the world's great military people in this room, I will tell you that", Trump said in a loud but calm tone. interests and launching a congressional review period on the accord. In the past, Sec. of Defense Mattis has said that he sees no good options for military action against North Korea .

World JEA personnel fly to Puerto Rico to help rebuild power grid
Author: 0 JEA personnel fly to Puerto Rico to help rebuild power grid

Two dozen MA police officers boarded a plane to Puerto Rico Saturday evening, leaving the mainland to provide much-needed aid more than two weeks after Hurricane Maria devastated the island. Constitution. Frederico said the focus should be on restoration and relief for Puerto Rico, not on their arguments, at least for the time being. "I'm very fortunate, we are all very fortunate, and down there, there are so many things they need help with", said 7th grader Caitlyn Rogers.

Author: 0 New aerial photos show aftermath of Las Vegas shooting scene

The official wasn't authorized to discuss the matter publicly and spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity. The investigators are "confident" that no one else entered the room at Mandalay Bay, where Stephen Paddock willingly shot people at the Route 91 Harvest music festival on the Las Vegas Strip in Paradise, Nevada.

Author: 0 I'll give peace 'a shot' before moving U.S. embassy to Jerusalem

Nir Barkat, the mayor of Jerusalem, said he is certain that Trump will carry out his campaign promise to move the embassy from Tel Aviv. Trump made his remark as he was being interviewed by former Arkansas Governor Mike Huckabee in the inaugural episode of his "Huckabee" show, broadcast by TBN Network on Saturday evening.

World Pence Leaves Colts Game After Visiting 49ers Kneel During Anthem
Author: 0 Pence Leaves Colts Game After Visiting 49ers Kneel During Anthem

I stand with President Trump, I stand with our soldiers, and I will always stand for our Flag and our National Anthem . "While everyone is entitled to their own opinions, I don't think it's too much to ask NFL players to respect the Flag and our National Anthem".

World USA mission to Turkey suspends non-immigrant visa services
Author: 0 USA mission to Turkey suspends non-immigrant visa services

The statement said the suspension of non-immigrant visas was "effective immediately" to minimize visitor numbers to the U.S. Embassy and Consulate for now. The state-run Anadolu news agency identified the consulate employee as Turkish citizen Metin Topuz. Gulen denies any involvement. It said he was arrested late on Wednesday on charges of espionage and attempts to damage the constitutional order and Turkey's government.

World Hurricane Nate spares New Orleans
Author: 0 Hurricane Nate spares New Orleans

Mississippi Power reports that almost 6,000 customers are without power. The Mississippi Gaming Commission ordered a mandated closure of the coastal casinos at 5 pm. The heaviest rain should stay to the west of the Charlotte area, according to Lauren Carroll, a meteorologist with the National Weather Service. Although the hurricane warnings were downgraded to tropical storm warnings for the city, New Orleans recommended that "people shelter in place and use caution" due to high ...

World Amber Alert issued for Richardson toddler believed to be in grave danger
Author: 0 Amber Alert issued for Richardson toddler believed to be in grave danger

She is 3-feet tall and weighs 22 pounds with black hair and brown eyes. Mathews later told police he knew coyotes had been seen in the alley where he last saw his daughter. Three vehicles belonging to the family of the missing child were also towed Saturday evening. Anyone with information about the girl's location is asked to contact the Richardson Police Department at 972-744-4800.

World WHAT'S HAPPENING: Note might have had shooting calculations
Author: 0 WHAT'S HAPPENING: Note might have had shooting calculations

Lombardo said Paddock spent decades stockpiling guns and living a "secret life" that investigators may never be able to fully understand. "And then you have the flashing lights", Newton said. At least one sailed to the Middle East. Fenway Park in Boston also came up during the investigation of Paddock, Boston police Lt. It wasn't clear whether Paddock fired any of the illuminated bullets during the massacre.

World Las Vegas shooting victims from California
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I don't think we have done enough to recognise him and his actions and for that I want to apologise. Las Vegas police are continuing to investigate the motive of mass shooting suspect Stephen Paddock. "This was a remarkable effort by a courageous and remarkable man", McMahill said. Ms Danley, who returned to the U.S. late Tuesday from a family visit to the Philippines, is regarded by investigators as a "person of interest".

World Las Vegas gunman booked hotel overlooking Lollapalooza, report says
Author: 0 Las Vegas gunman booked hotel overlooking Lollapalooza, report says

Las Vegas gunman Stephen Paddock may have considered Fenway Park and other Boston-area locations before killing at least 58 people and wounding hundreds more in a mass shooting. They also know he rented an apartment in a Las Vegas high-rise over another music festival the weekend before the massacre, though not why. Though activity like this generates an alert, officials said they get tens of thousands of similar alerts every week.

World State Fire Marshal recognizes National Fire Prevention Week in IL
Author: 0 State Fire Marshal recognizes National Fire Prevention Week in IL

When you walk through your plan, check to make sure the escape routes are clear and doors and windows can be opened easily. Never go back into a burning or smokey building until firefighters say it's OK. But how many of us actually take the time to consider what they would do if an emergency situation happened to them. Having a backup idea, plan or options is always a good thing.

World New Orleans, Gulf Coast brace, prepare for Hurricane Nate
Author: 0 New Orleans, Gulf Coast brace, prepare for Hurricane Nate

Storm surge is best thought of as a general rise in the water level at the coast as the storm comes ashore. In Alabama , 56,250 customers were without power, while 46,487 customers in MS were without power. Nate carved a path of devastation in Central America. According to the Associated Press, at least 22 people died so far from the hurricane , with 15 dead in Nicaragua and 7 in Costa Rica.

World Hurricane Nate: When Ohio Will Be Impacted
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Hurricane warnings for the mouth of the Pearl River on the Louisiana-Mississippi border to the Alabama-Florida border were discontinued, although storm surge warnings were in place for the area, the hurricane center said. Nate strengthened into a Category 1 hurricane late Friday night. In Alabama , Governor Kay Ivey, urged residents of areas suffering from strong winds and storm surges, to take security measures.

Author: 0 Hurricane Nate makes landfall in US

In some parts of the state, early voting for next week's statewide elections wrapped up early ahead of the storm. "Infrared light provides valuable temperature data to forecasters and cloud top temperatures give clues about highest, coldest, strongest storms within a hurricane", NASA officials wrote in a statement Saturday .

World The note Stephen Paddock left in his hotel room in Las Vegas
Author: 0 The note Stephen Paddock left in his hotel room in Las Vegas

Officer Dave Newton from the Las Vegas Police Department's K-9 unit said he noticed a note on the shooter's nightstand. "So he had that written down and figured out so he would know where to shoot to hit his targets from there". Stephen Paddock visited the Middle East on a cruise within the a year ago, a police source has said. The bloodshed might have lasted longer, with greater loss of life, but for a hotel security officer who was sent to check an open-door alarm on the 32nd ...

World Trump blasts Corker, say senator 'begged' for his political support
Author: 0 Trump blasts Corker, say senator 'begged' for his political support

And at a Senate Budget Committee hearing earlier, Corker was vocal about his concerns about the Republican tax plan that he anxious could balloon the federal deficit. Someone obviously missed their shift this morning". That gives him even more elbow room to say what he wants and to vote how he pleases over the next 15 months as President Trump and Republican leaders on Capitol Hill struggle to get their agenda on track.

World Rouhani says Trump can not undermine Iran's nuclear deal
Author: 0 Rouhani says Trump can not undermine Iran's nuclear deal

Afterwards, the group posed for a photograph and the ambiguous conversation happened with the reporters. "You guys know what this represents?" the president asked reporters in the room. "They have not lived up to the spirit of their agreement". Further, he added how the United States has got the best military in the world and acknowledged their support in times to come.

World Nate to become category 1 hurricane by tonight
Author: 0 Nate to become category 1 hurricane by tonight

Wind and rain from Nate pounded Grand Isle and Port Sulphur, Louisiana, as the storm, with sustained winds of 85 miles per hour, sprinted toward land. Fortner said the rain Charlotteans felt on Saturday was not related to Hurricane Nate's track. Nate is expected to make landfall on Saturday night USA time, and many parts of the southeastern state have been declared emergency zones.

World Unarmed Security Guard Helped Stop Vegas Massacre
Author: 0 Unarmed Security Guard Helped Stop Vegas Massacre

According to The Daily Beast , Campos tracked the sound of gunshots to the 32nd floor and tried to open the door of the suite where the gunman was barricaded. Speaking this evening, Clark County Sheriff Joseph Lombardo praised Campos, saying he aided officers in their search for Paddock. "It is incredible that the security guard didn't sustain additional injuries", Lombardo said.

World Google Search for 'Gun Control' Spikes After Vegas Shooting
Author: 0 Google Search for 'Gun Control' Spikes After Vegas Shooting

That is one of the lies pushed by gun control advocates in the United States. Bump stocks were found among the gunman's weapons and explain why victims in Las Vegas heard what sounded like automatic-weapons fire as the shooter rained bullets from a casino high-rise, slaughtering 58 people in a concert below and wounding hundreds more.

World Butcher Island fire under control, cooling process underway
Author: 0 Butcher Island fire under control, cooling process underway

MbPT deputy chairman, Mr Y.A. Wanage said, "The fire is under control, and limited to one tank only, BPCL's tank No. 13". According to chief fire officer Prabhat Rahangdale, the heat foam was not settling down because of radiation, which led to the re-ignition at the site.