• Catalan leaders under pressure over independence threat to break away from Spain
Catalan leaders under pressure over independence threat to break away from Spain

The country has 17 regions with varying degrees of autonomy, and losing one may inspire others to begin, or revive, separatist movements. The influential business community has indicated its unhappiness with the prospect of independence under current circumstances, Catalonia's two major banks, CaixaBank and Banco Sabadell, energy giant Gas Natura...

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  • Google uncovers Russian-bought Trump ads
Google uncovers Russian-bought Trump ads

US Congressional investigators have recently focused on the spread of false news stories and propaganda on social media, and have pressured Facebook , along with Twitter and Google, to release any Russia-linked ads. Google had previously said it had seen no evidence of Russian-bought election ads on its platforms. Meanwhile, Twitter said tha...

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  • Sen. Dianne Feinstein announces she's running for reelection
Sen. Dianne Feinstein announces she's running for reelection

The veteran Democrat had dodged questions about whether she would seek a fifth term, leaving her party in the nation's most populous state in limbo about whether to start grooming a possible replacement. "Right now we're seeing one president change actions of a - of a president that came before him, and that would happen in this area". Among them: ...

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  • Bigg Boss 11: Zubair Khan, contestant biography
Bigg Boss 11: Zubair Khan, contestant biography

The reason was for his sudden departure from the show is because Zubair took an over dose of sleeping pills after his argument with the actor and was rushed to a nearby hospital. He got irritated and throwing eggs on the floor. What turn will Shilpa and Vikas' fight take? The fight gets ugly when Priyank gets involved and pushes Akash showing aggre...

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  • Amber Alert issued for missing 3-year-old near Dallas
Amber Alert issued for missing 3-year-old near Dallas

Saturday. According to an arrest affidavit, Mathews said it was about 15 minutes later when the back to the spot where he directed his daughter to stay and saw that she was gone. On Saturday morning and afternoon, Perlich explained that search teams, with dogs , went house-to-house in the Matthews' neighborhood. Police have described he...

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  • Wildfires Destroy Over 1500 Buildings, 1 Dead in Wine Country, Northern California
Wildfires Destroy Over 1500 Buildings, 1 Dead in Wine Country, Northern California

At least five brush fires burning in Northern California ignited structures and forced residents to evacuate in Napa , Sonoma and Mendocino counties. The remains of a auto sits near the Fountaingrove Inn as it burns at rear in Santa Rosa , Calif., Monday, Oct. 9, 2017. "We gathered up a few of our things and our pets and headed out to our aut...

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  • Local nurse heads to Puerto Rico to help hurricane victims
Local nurse heads to Puerto Rico to help hurricane victims

Others in Puerto Rico argue that the United States owes more to the 3.4 million American citizensin the territory. Customers in Puerto Rico and the U.S. In the aftermath, Trump was accused of paying more attention to political protests taking place in the National Football League than he has to the more than 3 million Americans grappling with...

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  • GOPer: Bump Stocks Should Face 'Same Restrictions' As Automatic Weapons
GOPer: Bump Stocks Should Face 'Same Restrictions' As Automatic Weapons

Current law already bans the purchase of fully automatic weapons manufactured after 1986. "If we can take this first step perhaps we can also look at other policies that both strengthen the Second Amendment", Curbelo said. Several "bump stocks" were found on other firearms from Paddock's room, investigators said. "The U.S. Bureau of Alcohol, Toba...

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  • Trump derides Corker for Iran deal; Corker strikes back
Trump derides Corker for Iran deal; Corker strikes back

President Trump also expects that Corker will be a negative voice and will stand in the way of their great agenda. Bob Corker have traded barbed tweets in an unusually harsh exchange between a president and a senator from his own party.

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  • Spirited Springboks come within inches of an All Black upset
Spirited Springboks come within inches of an All Black upset

We are heading in the right direction. Argentina did not win a match in their six outings. "They don't seem to have any weak areas, so we will have to show that we've learnt from our experience in Albany", Coetzee said. As the All Blacks prepare for the next World Cup in 2019, at which they will be aiming for an unprecedented hat-trick of titles,...

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  • United Kingdom prime minister signals she might demote her foreign secretary
United Kingdom prime minister signals she might demote her foreign secretary

The Scottish Tory leader told the BBC's Andrew Marr show on Sunday morning that the prime minister was able to choose who she wanted in her cabinet as it was "entirely within her purview". Mr Shapps said he was yet to write to the committee himself but would now take the formal steps. As the attempted coup withered, Shapps was added to the group ...

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  • Donald Trump on Twitter
Donald Trump on Twitter

Estimates on the damage to Puerto Rico range between Dollars 30 billion to USD 95 billion. "If you look at a real catastrophe like Katrina (2005 in New Orleans) and you look at the tremendous hundreds and hundreds of people that died and what happened here with a storm that was just totally overbearing.

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  • France closing in on World Cup finals spot
France closing in on World Cup finals spot

France have injury issues as they are without Layvin Kurzawa, Laurent Koscielny, Benjamin Mendy, Ousmane Dembele and Paul Pogba. Les Bleus were a long way from their fluent best in Sofia, but a third-minute goal from Blaise Matuidi propelled them back to the summit of Group A in Russian Federation 2018 qualifying.

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  • Galen Rupp wins Chicago Marathon, snaps 15-year American title drought
Galen Rupp wins Chicago Marathon, snaps 15-year American title drought

Rupp pulled away in the race during the 23rd mile. Only one rival remained with Dibaba past the halfway mark as this year's London Marathon runner-up cruised to victory in 2:18:31, defeating Kenya's Brigid Kosgei by 1:51 with American Jordan Hasay third in 2:20:57.

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  • Las Vegas shooter planned to survive, escape in moments after massacre
Las Vegas shooter planned to survive, escape in moments after massacre

News' Pete Williams says that research may have involved outdoor concerts and hotel rooms overlooking those concerts. Many gamblers falsely believe such machines are more likely to pay off. "I knew Stephen Paddock as a kind, caring, quiet man". "I am devastated by the deaths and injuries that have occurred", Danley, 62, said in a statement ...

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  • World Cup victor Andrea Pirlo to retire in December
World Cup victor Andrea Pirlo to retire in December

Pirlo joined NYCFC as a Designated Player after his contract with Italian giants Juventus expired in summer 2015, when "Il Maestro" made a quick impact along with David Villa and Frank Lampard before he started to fade and look like dead weight years beyond his prime.

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  • Ghana gas station explosions kill number of people
Ghana gas station explosions kill number of people

Ghana's deputy information minister Kojo Oppong-Nkrumah said it was "too early to give any figures" on the number injured and dead. "And the ambulance services assisted us to move all the injured persons to a number of medical facilities round".

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  • 'Silent Catalonia' Plans March to Bring Spain Back From Brink
'Silent Catalonia' Plans March to Bring Spain Back From Brink

It was a second day of protests after tens of thousands of people gathered in 50 cities across Spain on Saturday, some defending Spain's national unity and others dressed in white and calling for talks to defuse the crisis. Hundreds of people were hurt as police, trying to enforce a Spanish court ban on the vote, attempted to seize ballot boxes a...

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  • Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman conducts aerial survey of the Doklam-Nathula area
Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman conducts aerial survey of the Doklam-Nathula area

Here She visited the Forward Post of the Indian Army and China went to the border. The video had been posted on Sitharaman's official Twitter handle and the report about her visit had been widely carried in the Indian media. Mrs Sitharaman also visited the Gajraj Corps Head Quarters where she was briefed by GOC Gajraj Corps Lt Gen AS Bedi on th...

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  • Hamilton wins, Ricciardo third at Japan F1
Hamilton wins, Ricciardo third at Japan F1

Hamilton , who started on pole alongside Vettel, cruised to victory to open a 59-point lead over his German rival with just four races remaining. Hamilton can clinch the title in the next race. "These engines are so complex, but all I can really say is my guys do such a phenomenal job, they are just so meticulous, and so faultless with their proc...

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