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World Massive recall for Kidde fire extinguishers
Author: 0 Massive recall for Kidde fire extinguishers

To date, the company has received 391 reports of the fire extinguisher failing, resulting in one death, 16 injuries and 91 instances of property damage. Some of those models were the subjects of recalls in 2009 and 2015. The nozzle may also detach if too much force is used to activate it. The model number is printed on the fire extinguisher label.

World 'Fake news' adjudged word of the year by Collins dictionary
Author: 0 'Fake news' adjudged word of the year by Collins dictionary

Other significant words that have entered the lexicon in past year include "antifa" and "echo chamber". Beyond Collins' definition, the president often employs the phrase for negative or unfavourable coverage. The term even went popular when news published by non-reputed media houses started appearing on social networking sites like Facebook. Then in January 2017 Donald Trump dismissed reports from the CNN news channel about his alleged links with Russian Federation as " fake news ".

World Donald Trump Jr. jabs Clinton with weird Halloween joke
Author: 0 Donald Trump Jr. jabs Clinton with weird Halloween joke

Allies of President Donald Trump keep slipping up and referring to the nonexistent Hillary Clinton administration . During the event on Sunday night, Clinton also joked that even though, "there were times when I was tempted to just pull the covers over my head", she got through her post-election blues by reading mystery novels and binge-watching HGTV because the shows on the network deliver something her presidential campaign did not: "satisfying ends".

World PM May and Netanyahu mark centenary of the contentious Balfour Declaration
Author: 0 PM May and Netanyahu mark centenary of the contentious Balfour Declaration

Britain has sought to play down the visit of Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu as he arrives in London to commemorate the centenary of the Balfour Declaration. It wasn't a tragedy. A 100 years of pain and suffering at the expense of others - more than 12 million displaced Palestinians to be exact - is not something to be celebrated.

World Undeterred By Deadly Attack, New Yorkers Celebrate Halloween In Style
Author: 0 Undeterred By Deadly Attack, New Yorkers Celebrate Halloween In Style

It shows a police officer, gun in hand, keeping a wary eye as a parade of costumed New Yorkers stream past him. "We will proceed with the parade and certainly we've added more resources, more police officers, heavy weapons teams blocker vehicles on the street leading to the route as well as more sand trucks", NYPD Chief Carlos Gomez said.

World Kildare men asked to grow mustaches for Movember
Author: 0 Kildare men asked to grow mustaches for Movember

The Bermuda Cancer and Health Centre fundraiser Movember will return this month in a bid to highlight cancers affecting men that are often preventable. "The target is getting moustaches on people's faces and getting our mo sisters out there moving and getting active for the men in their life". Men are encouraged to “know their numbers” by attending a free mens health screening.

World After Air Strike, Israel Warns Against Arms Shipments To Hezbollah
Author: 0 After Air Strike, Israel Warns Against Arms Shipments To Hezbollah

It added that the Syrian air defense system responded to the attack, firing several surface-to-air missiles. Israeli military spokesmen, meanwhile, have declined to comment on the reports . Earlier in the night, residents of eastern Lebanon reported seeing Israeli jets flying overhead. Israel said last month it had attacked Syrian government artillery after fire from across the armistice line hit the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights, and warned it would step up such retaliation in the ...

Author: 0 White House says Trump's jab at Schumer wasn't 'political'

But Trump did take a shot at the NY senator on Twitter. The White House press secretary, Sarah Huckabee Sanders , said during Wednesday's press briefing that President Donald Trump did not call the justice system "a joke" and "a laughingstock".

World Uber, Lyft ban far-right activist Laura Loomer after anti-Muslim tweets
Author: 0 Uber, Lyft ban far-right activist Laura Loomer after anti-Muslim tweets

Hadid, 22, labelled activist Laura Loomer a "f--king moron" after she photographed two women wearing the Muslim headwear on street in Greenwich, a few blocks from where a van ploughed into a crowd, killing eight people and injuring 12. "It's extremely unfortunate and this is a conversation we need to have for our safety". Loomer, who was arrested after jumping onstage during a production of " Julius Caesar " over the summer, also complained that Uber has too many Muslim drivers.

World Former NJ police chief accused of espousing violence toward African-Americans
Author: 0 Former NJ police chief accused of espousing violence toward African-Americans

The lawsuit comes at a time when civil rights groups and watchdogs are criticising right-wing US President Donald Trump for ostensibly urging police officers to engage in police brutality and excessive force. According to the FBI, Nucera approached the teen from behind and slammed his head into a metal door jamb. The criminal complaint, dated October 31 but only made public this morning, says there is thorough documentation of the racial animus that led former Bordentown police chief Frank ...

World Myanmar's Suu Kyi makes maiden visit to violence-torn Rakhine
Author: 0 Myanmar's Suu Kyi makes maiden visit to violence-torn Rakhine

The nobel laureate who leads Myanmar's pro-democracy party, drew the ire of global community for her criminal silence over the atrocities faced by Rohinyga Muslims. Defenders of Suu Kyi point to her lack of control over the country's military, owing to the constitution crafted by former junta leaders as they oversaw the shift from an army-led government to partial democracy.

World Scotland to play Ireland in 2019 Rugby World Cup opener
Author: 0 Scotland to play Ireland in 2019 Rugby World Cup opener

If current form continues, the victor of that clash will set themselves up for a quarter-final against Scotland or Japan in Tokyo, while the loser faces a possible meeting with Ireland, also in Tokyo. In their third group match, the Springboks play Italy on Friday, 4 October in the Shizuoka Stadium Ecopa. If they win Pool D , they will return to Oita on Sunday October 20 to face the Pool C runners-up, while their semi-final would be played on Saturday October 26 in Yokohama.

World Tunisian policemen injured in knife attack near parliament
Author: 0 Tunisian policemen injured in knife attack near parliament

Two cops were injured in the Tunisian city of Tunis, leaving one with a stab wound to the neck and another with slight injuries. This is unedited, unformatted feed from the Press Trust of India wire. A state of emergency is still in effect in Tunisia, having been imposed after a suicide attack on a police bus on November 24, 2015. Tunis is the capital of Tunisia and the attack was said to have occured close to a parliament building.

World DA case: Special CBI court adjourns Virbhadra Singh's exemption plea
Author: 0 DA case: Special CBI court adjourns Virbhadra Singh's exemption plea

Attacking Congress leader Digvijay Singh's remarks on Kashmir, Modi asked if the Congress party has the right to humiliate the sacrifice of the army. The special Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Court on 31 October adjourned hearing in Himachal Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh's exemption plea in disproportionate assets case to 30 November.

Author: 0 Climate change and ill

Scientists From Around The World Report On Health Effects From Climate Change A big, worldwide team of scientists has come together to assess how climate change has affected people's health around the world in the past few decades. A new report reveals the various ways in which climate change is already affecting the health of people across the planet. The global increase percentage in weather-related disasters since 2000.

World Ousted Catalan president says will not return to Spain to testify
Author: 0 Ousted Catalan president says will not return to Spain to testify

Puigdemont, who is in Belgium with four of his ex-Cabinet members, said he will ignore the summons, which could trigger a warrant for his arrest and an extradition petition. Maria Angels Selgas, a 60-year-old sales manager in Barcelona, said that for her, Puigdemont was still the Catalan president. Puigdemont on Tuesday asked Catalans to "prepare for a long road".

Author: 0 New Zealand ranks among top ten nations on gender equality

Gender equality will have to wait another century. The ranking, in fact, is the lowest since the WEF first started measuring the gender gap, in 2006. Women march during the International Women's Day March and Rally on March 5, 2017 in Los Angeles, California.David McNew/Getty ImagesLONDON - The average Global Gender Gap stands at 68%, and widened in 2017 for the first time since the World Economic Forum (WEF ) began tracking the divide.

World Shahid and Mira Kapoor's first cover shoot is pretty damn hot
Author: 0 Shahid and Mira Kapoor's first cover shoot is pretty damn hot

While this is their first official magazine cover together, Shahid and Mira are used to offering the internet fodder for all those #couplegoals hashtags. Her light make up and soft curls completed the look. The movie also stars Deepika Padukone as Rani Padmini and Ranveer Singh as Alauddin Khilji.

Author: 0 PIA left Two Coffins Behind in NY

The flight was the last to be flown between NY and Lahore as PIA had suspended it's this particular route. The last flight of PIA PK-712, which flew from JFK airport, NY to Lahore on October 28, 2017, left dead bodies of Nauman Badar and Nasir Ali at the airport.

Author: 0 NZ offers to take 150 refugees from Manus Island

About 600 asylum seekers and refugees are refusing to move. "I believe I could house and find jobs for six". "I've thought about this", Crowe replied. "Australia remains responsible for the well-being of all those moved to Papua New Guinea until adequate, long-term solutions outside the country are found", the United Nations body said in a statement Thursday.

World JK: 5 jawans injured after terrorists attack CRPF vehicle in Anantnag
Author: 0 JK: 5 jawans injured after terrorists attack CRPF vehicle in Anantnag

A CNN-News18 report says that the CRPF officials didn't fire as it would have caused collateral damage to the civilians. In the attack, no injuries were reported to the Indian troops whereas, one terrorist was reported to be injured. "While three jawans received bullet injuries, two were hit by broken glass panes of the vehicle", said Zulfikar Hassan, IG, CRPF. The terrorists fled after the attack and security forces have laucnhed a massive search operation in the area to nab them.

World NYC Truck Attack: Victims Identified Include School Kids, Tourists From Argentina, Belgium
Author: 0 NYC Truck Attack: Victims Identified Include School Kids, Tourists From Argentina, Belgium

Hernán Mendoza, Diego Angelini, Alejandro Pagnucco, Ariel Erlij and Hernán Ferruchi are the first five to be identified, with the Argentinian ministry of foreign affairs confirming their deaths in the incident. In a message to President Donald Trump, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo and de Blasio sent Wednesday morning, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu wrote: "We stand with our friends in New York and all Americans following yet another terrible Islamist terror attack".

World Nawaz Sharif arrives in Islamabad from London
Author: 0 Nawaz Sharif arrives in Islamabad from London

A supporter showers rose petals on the vehicle carrying Nawaz Sharif to Punjab House. Rifts in Sharif family over taking the reins of party have recently caught the media limelight after Nawaz Sharif's ouster in landmark Panamagate verdict of the Supreme Court announced on July 28.

World New Poster: Akshay Kumar looks like a Dracula
Author: 0 New Poster: Akshay Kumar looks like a Dracula

Ever since the movie's poster has been revealed, fans have gone gaga over the looks of both the actors. Not only does the 50-year-old look unsafe but also menacing while portraying the eccentric scientist called Richard in the film. The film is being shot simultaneously in Tamil and Hindi. He will be playing the role of a self-obsessed scientist Richard, while Rajinikanth will reprise his role as scientist Vaseegaran.

World Crorepatis and criminal cases abound in Himachal Pradesh assembly elections
Author: 0 Crorepatis and criminal cases abound in Himachal Pradesh assembly elections

A total of 120 candidates contesting at the Himachal Pradesh election have educational qualification below Class 12 pass, while 214 of the total 338 candidates are graduate or above. The report further said that among major parties like Congress and BJP , the average wealth of all candidate, for 68 Congress candidates is Rs 8.56 crore, for 68 BJP candidates has more than Rs 5.31 crore and for 42 BSP candidates has wealth of Rs 46.78 lakh.

World Gas prices going up to highest since 2015
Author: 0 Gas prices going up to highest since 2015

GasBuddy analysts blame a combination of issues are to blame which even include Hurricane Harvey, which temporarily disabled refinery operations in the Houston, TX area. The issue is also causing gas prices to skyrocket in areas of Canada as well. Gas prices may soon rice to their highest since 2015 due to several issues.

World NYC terror attack suspect had been ticketed in Nebraska
Author: 0 NYC terror attack suspect had been ticketed in Nebraska

Police said after plowing through civilians, the suspect hit a school bus. When WFTV went to the apartment complex that records listed as a residence of Saipov's, neighbors said they did not recall seeing him there. "A person hopped out of the auto with two guns and started yelling and screaming", said a 12-year-old student who had just left a nearby school. "For Trump to say this can't be tolerated is correct, but the travel ban won't stop this".

World CPA George Papadopoulos from Novi getting bombarded with messages about Russian Federation
Author: 0 CPA George Papadopoulos from Novi getting bombarded with messages about Russian Federation

Mifsud is a professor and honorary director of the London Academy of Diplomacy. "I always wondered how it was to go viral, but never expected my name to be associated with words like "indicted" and "plead guilty" next to it". Papadopoulos described her incorrectly in emails to Trump campaign officials as Putin's niece. George Papadopoulos, a Michigan-based CFP, shares the same name with the former foreign policy advisor to the campaign of President Trump.

World Iraqi Army Takes Over Turkey Border Crossing From Kurds, Turkish PM Says
Author: 0 Iraqi Army Takes Over Turkey Border Crossing From Kurds, Turkish PM Says

He said all border controls will now be carried out by Iraqi and Turkish officials. That meant vehicles crossing the border were subject to three checks. This has been the latest measure in a bid to impose Baghdad's control in all parts of Iraq following the September 25 independence referendum in which Iraqi Kurds opted for independent state.

World Nurse forcibly arrested for doing her job settles lawsuit
Author: 0 Nurse forcibly arrested for doing her job settles lawsuit

And fifth, she wanted to help others: "other nurses and other people who have these types of situations happen to them", Porter said. Dim was a hold officer for the Rigby police. Minutes later, she was released without being charged. "Any person in the State of Utah who wishes to obtain body cam footage of an incident involving them will be able to do so, no charge to them".

World Envision Healthcare Corporation (EVHC) Posts Earnings Results
Author: 0 Envision Healthcare Corporation (EVHC) Posts Earnings Results

The stock had previously closed at $42.60. In the latest earnings report the EPS was $-5.50 and is estimated to be $1.40 for the current year with 117,076,000 shares now outstanding. The brokerage presently has a "hold" rating on the stock. A number of institutional investors and hedge funds have recently modified their holdings of EVHC .

World Multiple casualties in Colorado Walmart Shooting
Author: 0 Multiple casualties in Colorado Walmart Shooting

Multiple people were shot inside a Colorado Walmart on Wednesday night, police said. The police were called into the store located at 9901 Grant Street in Thornton. The Thornton police has not released any additional information on the victims so far. One person wrote on Twitter: "Woman just ran up to me and said her son is in Walmart".

World Pope Francis confesses he sometimes falls asleep while praying
Author: 0 Pope Francis confesses he sometimes falls asleep while praying

In a recent interview with Catholic television program TV2000, the pontiff admitted that sometimes fatigue gets the best of him while he's praying. "She used to say that the Lord, God, the Father, likes it when somebody falls asleep", he added about the 19-century French nun, according to the Telegraph .

World Pres. Trump Blasts Obama, Dems for Payments to Fusion GPS
Author: 0 Pres. Trump Blasts Obama, Dems for Payments to Fusion GPS

Former president Barack Obama's official campaign organization has directed almost a million dollars to the same law firm that funneled money to Fusion GPS, the firm behind the infamous Steele dossier. The Washington Post was first to report news of the Clinton campaign and the DNC's involvement with Fusion GPS. OFA, Obama's official campaign arm in 2016, paid almost $800,000 to Perkins Coie in 2016 alone, according to FEC records.

World Siena Poll: Likely voters oppose the NY Constitutional Convention almost 2-1
Author: 0 Siena Poll: Likely voters oppose the NY Constitutional Convention almost 2-1

Fresh off a Wednesday morning Siena College poll showing that likely voters are opposed to holding a constitutional convention, convention supporters are releasing new TV ads that they are planning to run statewide through Election Day. "With less than a week till election day, those likely voters are decidedly negative about supporting ConCon". "If history is any guide, the turnout in next week's elections figures to be very light", said Siena College pollster Steven Greenberg.

World NY terror attack suspect has apparent ties to Nebraska, Iowa
Author: 0 NY terror attack suspect has apparent ties to Nebraska, Iowa

The man was pulled over in Cass County in October and December of 2011, in Lincoln County in April of 2014 and in Cass County again in February of 2017, court records showed. Uber said the company did not identify any customer complaints about Saipov, although he has been removed from the company's app. Friend Kobiljon Matkarov told NBC News he met Saipov five years and described him as a happy married father who worked as a truck driver and "liked the US".

World Cassandra Sainsbury sentenced to six years in jail
Author: 0 Cassandra Sainsbury sentenced to six years in jail

She could also be eligible for home-based parole if she can establish a base in Bogota. Sainsbury didn't make any comment to a large media contingent waiting outside the court as she left by bus to return to prison. While it doesn't look like police have found any sign of Angelo - the mystery man Sainsbury claims forced her to carry out the bungled attempt. In August, a Colombian judge threw out the original plea deal Sainsbury's lawyer struck with prosecutors, in exchange for information ...

World Majority Of Americans Say Country's Hit Rock-Bottom
Author: 0 Majority Of Americans Say Country's Hit Rock-Bottom

The report goes on to outline that 59 percent of people say this is the lowest point they can remember for the US, which is notable, considering it includes men and women who have lived through World War II, Vietnam, the Cuban Missile Crisis, and 9/11.

World Federal Bureau of Investigation seeking information on second person in NYC attack
Author: 0 Federal Bureau of Investigation seeking information on second person in NYC attack

A wanted poster was initially released by the FBI Wednesday of Mukhammadzoir Kadirov, a 32-year-old native of Uzbekistan. The person is identified as Mukhammadzoir Kadirov, who is approximately 33 years old with black hair and brown eyes. Saipov is also accused of driving that truck down the Hudson River Greenway bike path, hitting and killing five Argentinians celebrating an anniversary, a Belgian national, a New York City man and a New Jersey cyclist.

Author: 0 Justin Trudeau dresses up as Clark Kent (and Superman) for Halloween

Taking to social media, Trudeau posted a photograph with children and wished everyone a "super Halloween!" Sporting slicked-back hair, he wore a navy suit, a patterned red tie and a white dress shirt that was unbuttoned at the top to reveal a Superman logo underneath.

World SC calls for special courts to try politicians in criminal cases
Author: 0 SC calls for special courts to try politicians in criminal cases

Clarifying EC's stand, senior advocate Meenakshi Arora and lawyer Mohit D Ram said the poll watchdog had already recommended to the Centre to amend the law to incorporate a life ban provision against convicted lawmakers, which at present is a sixyear ban after completion of sentence.

World Three Years' Detention For Disrespecting National Anthem in China
Author: 0 Three Years' Detention For Disrespecting National Anthem in China

China passed a law in September stating that disrespecting the anthem could result in 15 days' imprisonment. Controversy has swirled for months in the US about athletes, particularly those in the National Football League, kneeling during the national anthem to protest racism and police killings of African-Americans.

Author: 0 US Pakistan relationship headed towards downhill?

The US gave a total of nine helicopters to Pakistan in 2002. During our talks with Pakistani leaders in Islamabad yesterday, we had honest exchanges and open to concern sharing USA with other territorial partners and allies - India, but also Afghanistan - there are too many terrorist organizations.

World Paul Manafort Used Laundered Money to Make Thousands Through Airbnb
Author: 0 Paul Manafort Used Laundered Money to Make Thousands Through Airbnb

The entrance to Paul Manafort's brownstone at 377 Union Street in Carroll Gardens, Brooklyn, was recently tagged in chalk with the word "FASCIST". Manafort has claimed the loans for the Brooklyn brownstone were "for architectural and contracting work", to convert the multi-unit building into a single residence, however, as Pardon Me For Asking discovered, a Stop Work Order was issued on February 1, 2017 due to "applicant withdrawal".

World President Trump blames son-in-law Jared Kushner for Mueller's widening probe
Author: 0 President Trump blames son-in-law Jared Kushner for Mueller's widening probe

Until now, Robert Mueller has haunted Donald Trump's White House as a hovering, mostly unseen menace. The investigation's first indictments were revealed on Monday, against former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort and aide Rick Gates who pleaded not guilty to 12 counts, including charges of conspiracy and money laundering.

World Ontario Colleges and Union Set to Return to Bargain Talks
Author: 0 Ontario Colleges and Union Set to Return to Bargain Talks

They gathered on the same day the provincially appointed mediator announced the bargaining teams for the colleges and faculty have agreed to resume talks. "This strike has gone on for too long", said a statement from Sonia Del Missier, the chair of the bargaining team for the colleges. "We will focus our efforts at the table and work very hard to reach a deal that ends the strike".

World Bhutanese royal family to visit India
Author: 0 Bhutanese royal family to visit India

The visit by the Royal couple to Delhi this week is therefore being seen as not just a personal one, but one that signals a tacit endorsement of India's actions during the Doklam crisis, as well as a reaffirmation of ties, analysts said. "He added that the manner in which both India and Bhutan stood together to address the situation in the Doklam area is a clear testimony to our friendship".