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Global Nigeria police say at least 20 killed in mosque bombing
Author: 0 Nigeria police say at least 20 killed in mosque bombing

Security analysts said it again underlined the threat posed by the Islamic State group affiliate, despite an overall decline in deaths from attacks by the group past year. A civilian militia source embedded with the military told AFP the attack was likely to have been to "shore up morale" after a series of recent losses in the remote region.

Global Classes resume at Georgian College after faculty strike ends
Author: 0 Classes resume at Georgian College after faculty strike ends

Five weeks that showed that the students seemed to be the only adults in the room in this unnecessary disruption in their education. The back-to-work legislation was passed by 39-18 votes in the Ontario Provincial Assembly late on Sunday to make the teachers end the longest college strike in Ontario's history.

Global Palestinians freeze ties with US
Author: 0 Palestinians freeze ties with US

WAFA quoted Palestinian Foreign Minister Riyad Al-Maliki as saying that Palestinian leaders would not give in to blackmail or pressure regarding the operation of the PLO office or negotiations on an Israeli-Palestinian peace agreement. President Mahmoud Abbas ordered all contacts with Washington on hold until Palestinian demands are met, sources within the PA government told RT. Israel says many of those killed were militants.

Global Warmer Temperatures Expected For Thanksgiving Holiday
Author: 0 Warmer Temperatures Expected For Thanksgiving Holiday

Next week will remain nice with mostly sunny skies and little to no chance for any rain. Sunny in the morning becoming mostly sunny in the afternoon. This will cause temperatures to gradually warm up, as well. High pressure will prevail for today and Tuesday . We'll already be around the freezing mark this evening as temperatures continue to drop along with these brisk winds.

Global Here's What You Need To Know About The Missing Argentine Submarine
Author: 0 Here's What You Need To Know About The Missing Argentine Submarine

Authorities were investigating white flares spotted in the South Atlantic overnight, as urgency grew on Tuesday in the search for a missing Argentine navy submarine amid worry that its 44 crew members could be running out of oxygen. "A warship has a lot of backup systems, to allow it to move from one to another when there is a breakdown", he said. The ARA San Juan was returning from a routine mission to Ushuaia, near the southern-most tip of South America, towards Mar del Plata.

Global Trump administration plans to end protected status for about 60000 Haitian immigrants
Author: 0 Trump administration plans to end protected status for about 60000 Haitian immigrants

What Elaine Duke, the acting secretary of homeland security, does will be watched closely, not only by Haitians but by others in the Temporary Protected Status program, a lot of them from Central America. review of the conditions in Haiti found the country had made considerable progress, a senior official with President Donald Trump's administration told a briefing.

Global Three LeT militants killed in Handwara gunbattle
Author: 0 Three LeT militants killed in Handwara gunbattle

The security forces had before launching the operation "All-Out" "shortlisted" 258 militants from a clutch of outfits including LeT, Jaish-e-Muhammad, Hizb-ul-Mujahedin and Al-Badr Mujahedin. In a tweet, the Director General of Police, Shesh Paul Vaid, said, "Three LeT terrorists-all Pakistanis- neutralised in Magam area of Handwara district in North Kashmir".

Global Trump Foundation shutting down to avoid conflicts of interest
Author: 0 Trump Foundation shutting down to avoid conflicts of interest

In October 2016, Schneiderman's office ordered the Trump Foundation to cease any further fundraising in NY, stating that the charity was not registered to solicit donations within the state. The latest filing obtained by the Post "definitely reflects an effort to get the house in order, so to speak, before shutting down ", former IRS official Marcus Owens told the newspaper.

Global Trump backs Roy Moore: 'He denies it'
Author: 0 Trump backs Roy Moore: 'He denies it'

If you read the reporting done by newspapers in Alabama, it sounds like Moore's predilection for young girls was common knowledge when he was an assistant district attorney in Etowah County. Several allegations of sexual misconduct surfaced during the 2016 presidential campaign against Trump, who has denied them. "Forty years is a long time", Trump said, pointing to the amount of time that has passed since the alleged behavior.

Global Hariri to visit Egypt, expected return to Lebanon on Wednesday
Author: 0 Hariri to visit Egypt, expected return to Lebanon on Wednesday

Hariri's arrival in Cairo coincided with the arrival of the Egyptian president from a two-day visit to Cyprus where he attended a tripartite summit with Greece. His father, late Prime Minister Rafik al-Hariri, was assassinated in 2005 and an global court is still investigating the tragedy. Hariri and Sisi agreed on the necessity for Lebanon to be disassociated from any regional issues and the Lebanese outgoing prime minister praised Sisi for his keenness on maintaining Lebanon's stability, ...

Global Democratic Strategist Calls for Al Franken to Resign
Author: 0 Democratic Strategist Calls for Al Franken to Resign

In a statement to CNN, Franken said he doesn't remember taking the photo with Menz and that he felt "badly" that she felt disrespected. "I take thousands of photos at the state fair surrounded by hundreds of people, and I certainly don't remember taking this picture", he said.

Author: 0 Kenya court upholds President Kenyatta's election victory

The opposition coalition Nasa insisted the government was illegitimate. Kenyan opposition leader Raila Odinga says the Supreme Court ruling upholding President Uhuru Kenyatta's election win last month is no surprise. The opposition boycotted the poll, which Kenyatta won with 98% of the vote. "The court has unanimously determined that the petitions are not merited".

Global Jack Del Rio Talks Donald Trump's Tweet About Marshawn Lynch, Wife's Response
Author: 0 Jack Del Rio Talks Donald Trump's Tweet About Marshawn Lynch, Wife's Response

Or maybe it could just be really interesting to think that Trump would sit down with a couple National Football League players because they requested it on Twitter . "We've said that we would like to see everyone at our games stand for the anthem. He's fired!'" the President said during a rally in Alabama. President Donald Trump is now feuding with LaVar Ball .

Global Meet the Turkeys to Receive Trump's Thanksgiving Pardon
Author: 0 Meet the Turkeys to Receive Trump's Thanksgiving Pardon

After the pardoning, the birds will join last year's Turkey at Virginia Tech University to live out the rest of their lives. Carl, along with his wife, Sharlene , raised this year's presidential turkeys on their hobby farm in Alexandria.

Global Zanu-PF MPs summoned over Robert Mugabe impeachment
Author: 0 Zanu-PF MPs summoned over Robert Mugabe impeachment

There is, however, a second vice president, Phelekeza Mphoko, who is loyal to First Lady Grace Mugabe. Despite jubilant celebrations over the weekend in Zimbabwe's capital Harare , some opposition leaders are wary of military-backed transition of power, fearing that one dictator will be replaced with another one - instead of letting the people vote for their new leader, Reuters reported.

Global Padmavati row: Seconding BJP, Congress says won't tolerate distortion of history
Author: 0 Padmavati row: Seconding BJP, Congress says won't tolerate distortion of history

Ministers and erstwhile royals are also adding voice to the protest. After Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan announced at a public meeting that Padmavati will not release in his state, Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh also told the media that films that distort history will not be permitted to release.

Global Arizona Cardinals to start Blaine Gabbert at QB
Author: 0 Arizona Cardinals to start Blaine Gabbert at QB

In a battle teams playing without their starting quarterbacks, the Houston Texans outlasted the Arizona Cardinals , 31-21, on the heels of strong performance on the ground for Houston. You deserve to lose, especially when you make the decision I made and the play I called. Adrian Peterson ripped off runs of six and seven yards on his first two carries, but ultimately gained only 26 yards on 14 carries.

Global Senior Congress leader Priya Ranjan Dasmunsi passes away at 72
Author: 0 Senior Congress leader Priya Ranjan Dasmunsi passes away at 72

She said Dasmunsi served the party and government "illustriously". He was in coma for the past eight years, after he suffered a severe heart attack and stroke in July 2008. Otherwise he could have done more in his political life. His contribution to Indian football, especially in starting the national league, was tremendous.

Global Alibaba gobbles up stake in China's Walmart
Author: 0 Alibaba gobbles up stake in China's Walmart

The deal would give Auchan Retail, Alibaba Group and Ruentex 36.18 percent, 36.16 percent and 4.67 percent stakes respectively in Sun Art, the companies said in the joint statement . Alibaba has already rolled out 20 Hema supermarkets in China and also has a strategic partnership with China's largest supermarket operator Bailian Group and a stake in Bailian Group's largest chain Lianhua Supermarket.

Global Tsunami possible after 7.0 quake strikes near France's New Caledonia
Author: 0 Tsunami possible after 7.0 quake strikes near France's New Caledonia

The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center (PTWC) in Hawaii issued a tsunami warning for coastlines within 300 kms (186 mile) of the epicentre, but later said the danger had largely passed. Local NCI broadcaster reported the evacuation was ordered for coastal areas in New Caledonia and the southern provinces of the Vanuatu archipelago, located north of the epicenter .

Global Arab League delivers harsh criticism of Iran, little action
Author: 0 Arab League delivers harsh criticism of Iran, little action

Hariri criticised Iran and its ally Hezbollah, which is in Lebanon's coalition government, in his resignation statement, and said he feared assassination. Hariri is now in Paris, where he arrived on Saturday after spending 13 says in Saudi Arabia. The League is notorious for passing resolutions and issuing communiques which are rarely acted upon.

Global Chinese offers to help Bangladesh, Myanmar to resolve Rohingya issue
Author: 0 Chinese offers to help Bangladesh, Myanmar to resolve Rohingya issue

Briefing reporters after the meeting, PM's Press Secretary Ihsanul Karim said the premier discussed about various aspects of the Rohingya crisis and said it will be hard for Bangladesh to keep them for a long time. The third stage, he said, is for the global community to help develop Rakhine. Actions in the United Nations Security Council must help Bangladesh-Myanmar bilateral cooperation to resolve the problem peacefully.

Global Republican Sen. Susan Collins Says She Does Not Believe Roy Moore's Denials
Author: 0 Republican Sen. Susan Collins Says She Does Not Believe Roy Moore's Denials

The women discussed what it's been like for them as more and more men in power are being publicly condemned for accusations of sexual misconduct in the wake of the #MeToo movement . Five others said Moore pursued romantic relationships with them when they were between the ages of 16 and 18. Moore himself called the allegations "unsubstantiated", "unproven" and "fake" but refused to answer questions from reporters about the allegations.

Global We can refuse Trump nuke order, says United States commander
Author: 0 We can refuse Trump nuke order, says United States commander

We think about these things a lot. 'If you execute an unlawful order, you will go to jail. While Hyten's comments on Saturday likely brought some relief to those concerned about Trump's finger on the nuclear button, Bruce Blair, a former nuclear missile launch officer and co-founder of the Global Zero group that advocates eliminating nuclear weapons, said there's an another important caveat that shouldn't be missed: The Strategic Command chief, Hyten in this case, could be bypassed by the ...

Global Toyota, Suzuki to produce electric vehicles for India market by 2020
Author: 0 Toyota, Suzuki to produce electric vehicles for India market by 2020

Japanese vehicle makers Toyota and rival Suzuki on Friday announced their plans to launch their first electric auto together by 2020. The agreement was a result of the two auto manufacturing giants having concluded on February 6, this year, a MoU on beginning considerations for a business partnership, after which discussions began, among other topics, the dissemination of vehicle electrification technologies in India.

Global Israeli minister: we have secret ties with 'many' Arab states
Author: 0 Israeli minister: we have secret ties with 'many' Arab states

Saudi Arabia and its allies Sunday lashed out at alleged Iranian violations in the region amid tensions between Riyadh and Tehran. "The ballistic missile launched on my country's capital reflects the repeated Iranian attacks against the kingdom, which witnessed the launch of 80 Iranian ballistic missiles through its Houthi agent in Yemen, which was exposed to various cities in the Kingdom, and did not care about the Muslims' Qiblah by launching three ballistic missiles in a blatant attack ...

Global Gillibrand: Bill Clinton Should Have Resigned Over White House Affair
Author: 0 Gillibrand: Bill Clinton Should Have Resigned Over White House Affair

Speaking to The New York Times Thursday, Gillibrand, who holds Hillary Clinton's former seat, said of whether the former president should have stepped down, "Yes, I think that is the appropriate response". Events include a book signing Saturday by the former first lady and secretary of state and a talk from the Clintons and political strategist James Carville at the Statehouse Convention Center.

Global Indian classical dancer crowned Miss World 2017
Author: 0 Indian classical dancer crowned Miss World 2017

Neha Dhupia, a former beauty queen and who mentored India's Miss India pageant contestants this year, tweeted: "Congratulations Manushi Chhillar". Speaking to, Gangwani said, "I feel very proud today; because Manushi has made me, her parents and the country proud too".

Global President Trump delays new policy on importing elephant trophies
Author: 0 President Trump delays new policy on importing elephant trophies

Will update soon with Secretary Zinke. Just hours before, Trump's spokesperson Sarah Sanders had defended the US Fish and Wildlife Service's move to end the 2014 ban initiated under Trump's predecessor Barack Obama. "We need immediate federal action to reverse these policies and protect these fantastic animals". He says he will review the issue with Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke.

Global Moody's ups ratings of SBI, HDFC Bank, EXIM India and IRFC
Author: 0 Moody's ups ratings of SBI, HDFC Bank, EXIM India and IRFC

On Friday, the government cheered the upgrade as an endorsement of its reforms. In the wake of India's rating being upgraded by global credit rating agency Moody, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said it is "encouraging to gain worldwide recognition and not something that's happening in isolation".

Global Gujarat assembly elections 2017: Patidars dominate BJP candidates' list
Author: 0 Gujarat assembly elections 2017: Patidars dominate BJP candidates' list

The BJP has a block of 44 sitting MLAs hailing from the Patidar community. Elections in the state will be held in two phases, with 89 Assembly constituencies going to vote on December 9, and 93 on December 14. Jethabhai Solanki, another senior leader from Saurashtra, also quit the party, perhaps believing that he would be denied a ticket. According to a source, the party will come out with the list of 70 candidates for the phase one of the election.

Global Fort Drum releases US Military sexual assault reports
Author: 0 Fort Drum releases US Military sexual assault reports

Servicemembers reported 6,172 cases of sexual assault in 2016, compared to 6,083 the year before, according to data the Pentagon released in May. The US military said it believes that a biannual anonymous survey provides a more accurate estimate of the number of sexual assaults.

Global 170 firefighters battle fire in NYC apartment building
Author: 0 170 firefighters battle fire in NYC apartment building

The Fire Department of NY says 170 firefighters are at the scene. Two have reportedly suffered non-life-threatening injuries. Heavy smoke and orange flames could be seen pouring through the building's roof, with strong wind making the blaze hard to contain.

Global Navy Plane Draws Giant Smoke Dicks in the Sky
Author: 0 Navy Plane Draws Giant Smoke Dicks in the Sky

Navy officials have condemned the actions of a pilot who took to the skies and drew a enormous phallus over a town in Washington. The U.S. Navy admitted Friday that one of its aircraft had drawn a phallic symbol in the sky over a town of the state of Washington.

Global Ohio Supreme Court Justice Defends Controversial Facebook Post As
Author: 0 Ohio Supreme Court Justice Defends Controversial Facebook Post As "Appropriate"

In the Facebook post , O'Neill discussed the "50 very attractive females" with whom he said he had sexual encounters, including a "drop dead gorgeous red head from Cleveland". "As a candidate for governor I am probably the next victim". And as a women I'm outraged that he would equate sexual assault with indiscretion. Only a day earlier, Sutton unveiled a plan to combat sexual harassment and sexual assault in state government, where two state lawmakers have resigned amid sexual ...

Global Discussion on church shootings at Tennessee church leads to 2 accidentally shot
Author: 0 Discussion on church shootings at Tennessee church leads to 2 accidentally shot

As they talked about the November 5 massacre in Sutherland Springs, Texas , someone reportedly asked if anyone in the group brings a gun to church. An 81-year-old Tennessee man, who said he carried a gun everywhere, accidentally shot himself and his wife during a conversation in church about gun violence at houses of worship, a police chief said on Friday.

Global North Korea:
Author: 0 North Korea: "Our country plans ultimate completion of the nuclear force"

The pause follows 15 missile tests and one hydrogen bomb explosion within nine months. He said that on top of Pyongyang's repeated nuclear tests, the assassination of Kim Jong-Nam, North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un's half-brother, in Malaysia last February also "stiffened the resolve of the Southeast Asian countries to sever substantial ties with North Korea".

Global Irving, Brown help Celtics beat Warriors 92-88
Author: 0 Irving, Brown help Celtics beat Warriors 92-88

The Warriors turned in a lazy display offensively, which is something they would not do in the in the postseason. "Obviously, until they beat Cleveland, they've done it three years in a row, we'll see". "I felt like it was me and him (on the court)". He was 3 of 14 from the field - 2 of 9 from the 3-point line - and had nine points. "I asked our trainer if he can officially play without that and the response was, 'Yes, but it's not recommended.'" - Celtics coach Brad Stevens on Irving taking ...

Global Israel demolishes home of Palestinian who killed 3 Israelis
Author: 0 Israel demolishes home of Palestinian who killed 3 Israelis

He continued down the road to the nearby Gush Etzion Junction where he hit another Israeli man, 35, according to the Magen David Adom ambulance service. Scene of one of the terror attacks near The Gush Etzion junction. The two Israeli victims were taken to Jerusalem's Shaare Zedek Medical Center, MDA said.

Global Trump Encourages Elephant Hunting by Lifting Ban on Trophy Imports
Author: 0 Trump Encourages Elephant Hunting by Lifting Ban on Trophy Imports

African elephants are classified as threatened under the Endangered Species Act , but a statement from the US Fish and Wildlife Service said that reversing the ban on trophies was meant to help elephants "by putting much-needed revenue back into conservation", as hunters will pay a large amount of money for the permits.

Global Game of Trust Death: Australian Diplomat Dies in Fall Off Balcony
Author: 0 Game of Trust Death: Australian Diplomat Dies in Fall Off Balcony

Julie Bishop, Australia's Foreign Minister, said she met Simpson on a recent trip to the United Nations , describing him as a "a bright, engaged, clever young man" with "a bright future ahead of him". In the course of the game, which was not described, Mr. Simpson fell off the balcony, landing five stories below. "A young life lost". The spire was lit in rainbow colors that night to celebrate the Australian decision, in which more than 60 percent of the over 12 million voters who turned out ...

Global Faculty have rejected employer offer, college strike continues
Author: 0 Faculty have rejected employer offer, college strike continues

She says she is looking at all options, but she is hopeful the parties can reach an agreement. The Ontario Labour Relations Board (OLRB), on November 7, ordered a faculty vote to be held from 9 a.m. "I'm available to my students all the time", she said, adding it's often harder for her part-time colleagues to put in face-time with students. Seeing as instructors and the labour board are unaware of how they are going to make up this month of missed class time, students are left waiting to ...

Global Menendez Trial Ends With Hung Jury
Author: 0 Menendez Trial Ends With Hung Jury

Menendez has raised more than $6 million between a legal defense fund and for his 2018 re-election campaign since he was indicted in April 2015, including $2.5 million for his re-election from January through September of this year. Prosecutors can still decide to re-try him. However, the charges still could hang over him as he seeks re-election next year, assuming the government seeks a retrial.

Global Operation Kund humane, ensures to save surrendered militants: IGP Kashmir
Author: 0 Operation Kund humane, ensures to save surrendered militants: IGP Kashmir

On Wednesday, the Centre made a decision to intensify anti-militancy operations in Jammu and Kashmir, with security forces being instructed to eliminate those who continue to indulge in violence in the Valley, The Tribune reported. "These youth can't understand what is right or wrong for them", he said. In response to a question, the IGP said that he would not divulge the details of surrendered militants as "we have to ensure their safety and security".

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