• At Least 2 Killed as Powerful Typhoon Slams Into Japan
At Least 2 Killed as Powerful Typhoon Slams Into Japan

The typhoon left the Japanese archipelago by about 9:00 am after making landfall in Shizuoka southwest of Tokyo six hours before, the weather agency said. One part received more than 600 mm (23 inches) of rain in 48 hours, twice the usual amount of rain for the whole month of October. Yesterday, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe ordered his minister in...

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  • Ohio Police Officer Killed At Domestic Violence Call
Ohio Police Officer Killed At Domestic Violence Call

WKBN reports that Officer Leo was taken to St. Elizabeth Hospital in Youngstown where he had surgery, and later died. "As you can imagine, this is a very hard situation for everyone involved", he said. Police from other area departments also attended. A vigil is scheduled for 6 p.m. tonight at the Girard High School Arrowhead Stadium for sla...

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  • Carter: The media has been harder on Trump than predecessors
Carter: The media has been harder on Trump than predecessors

Jimmy Carter weighed in on the national anthem protests facing the National Football League and sided with President Donald Trump by suggesting players "find a different way" to protest, instead of kneeling. "He has tried to give some sensible reassurances to the regime, to enable them to take up this offer". He will praise USA secretary of sta...

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  • Family identifies surviving victim of shooting near CSU that killed 3
Family identifies surviving victim of shooting near CSU that killed 3

Kemp and a friend, a 22-year-old senior at Colorado State University, Savannah McNealy , were shot and killed by an Air Force staff sergeant who is known to the two victims, and were part of a larger group that was celebrating the CSU student's birthday, according to police in Fort Collins, Colorado.

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  • IOK HCBA expresses concern over unabated braid-chopping
IOK HCBA expresses concern over unabated braid-chopping

The miscreants had also burnt hay and were trying to set the person ablaze. Some others tried to run a tractor over him. The victim from Sopore, Baramulla district identified as Wasim Ahmad Tantray is reportedly mentally-challenged. "These people who beat up innocents will be dealt with strictly", the DGP told a national news channel. Some fore...

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  • United Nations panel considers banning laptops in checked bags on planes
United Nations panel considers banning laptops in checked bags on planes

The FAA explained in a research paper that the fire could, in a worst-case scenario, be enough to completely take down the plane, putting lives both in the air and on the ground at risk. Temperatures could near the melting point of the aluminum from which aircraft are made. The ban, should airlines implement it, would involve consumer items lar...

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  • Toddler Found Dead After Father Punishes Her For 'Not Drinking Milk'
Toddler Found Dead After Father Punishes Her For 'Not Drinking Milk'

Wesley, 37, said when he checked on her 15 minutes later, she was gone. Authorities in Richardson, Texas said they believe they found the body of Sherin Mathews Sunday. He didn't call police until five hours had passed. Further, he allegedly claimed he saw coyotes in the alley close to him home, but detectives found no evidence that an animal dra...

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  • Israel Threatens to 'Escalate Response' against Syrian Regime
Israel Threatens to 'Escalate Response' against Syrian Regime

At around 5:00 A.M. on Saturday morning, five rockets from Syria landed in the Golan. The army, meanwhile, warned of the "dangerous repercussions" of the attack, holding Israel responsible for the "results" of the attack. The statement claimed that "the Israeli aggression" came after "terrorists had launched mortar shells" at Israel "to give th...

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  • Militants target women in Tral, 1 dead, another critically injured
Militants target women in Tral, 1 dead, another critically injured

The police blamed the Jaish-e-Muhammad (JeM) outfit for the attack. The inmates of the house including Bhat's father managed to escape immediately upon the arrival of the militants , the authorities added. The security guards also retaliated with firing. CRPF officer Ali Mohammad was injured and had to be hospitalised. On Saturday, suspected...

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  • Secret Superstar shows an upward swing at the box office!
Secret Superstar shows an upward swing at the box office!

Secret Superstar was released on Thursday, a day prior to Golmaal Again . The film also showcases Aamir Khan in a quirky avatar as Shakti Kumaarr, his never seen before look has poured in vast response for the actor. "Business should grow today (Friday)", Adarsh tweeted. "Taran Adarsh tweeted, "#SecretSuperstar biz nearly doubles on Friday......

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  • Tampa police say 3 killings in 11 days are linked
Tampa police say 3 killings in 11 days are linked

Naiboa was killed about 200 to 300 yards away from where 22-year-old Benjamin Mitchell was killed on October 9, Dugan said. A 20-year-old Tampa Bay, Fla., man with special needs appears to be the latest victim of a possible serial killer who has shot and killed three people in Tampa's Seminole Heights neighborhood .

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  • World Health Organization chief 'rethinking' appointment of Robert Mugabe as goodwill ambassador
World Health Organization chief 'rethinking' appointment of Robert Mugabe as goodwill ambassador

Two dozen organisations - including the World Heart Federation and Cancer Research UK - released a statement criticising the appointment, saying health officials were "shocked and deeply concerned", and citing Mugabe's "long track record of human rights violations".

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  • Prime Minister To Inaugurate Projects Worth Hundreds Of Crores
Prime Minister To Inaugurate Projects Worth Hundreds Of Crores

The Prime Minister is set to travel in the famed ferry after its inauguration. "Over the last three years, things have changed pivotal importance is given to the development of Gujarat ". The ferry will reportedly ply the Gulf of Khambhat between peninsular Saurashtra and South Gujarat. The foundation stone for the current works was laid by Modi a...

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  • Former presidents tout importance of service during 'Deep From the Heart' benefit
Former presidents tout importance of service during 'Deep From the Heart' benefit

The event, coordinated by the five former presidents as a fundraiser for hurricane relief, featured several renown musical artists, including Robert Earl Keen, Lyle Lovett, Sam Moore, the group Alabama and "special guest" Lady Gaga. A website accepting donations, OneAmericaAppeal.org, was created with 100 percent of proceeds pledged to hurricane r...

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  • Political slugfest over Tamil film Mersal's GST scenes
Political slugfest over Tamil film Mersal's GST scenes

In the speech, which can be seen below, Vijay's character points out how Singapore has a GST rate of 7% and the country manages to provide free medical services to its citizens, while Indians don't get that despite paying up to 28% GST and medicines are taxed 12%.

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  • Texas city says no hurricane aid if you boycott Israel
Texas city says no hurricane aid if you boycott Israel

Applicants must agree to use distributed funds exclusively for their agreed upon project, which could including rebuilding a home or business. The State of Texas did pass a law forbidding the state from employing contractors who boycott Israel, but the city's form makes no indication that this is an extension of this law.

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  • BJP, Congress spar over Rahul Gandhi's Twitter popularity
BJP, Congress spar over Rahul Gandhi's Twitter popularity

Irani, who has often launched both veiled and direct attacks on Rahul through her Twitter posts, was peeved at the Congress president red-flagging the purported gag order by an Ahmedabad court against The Wire which prohibits the news portal from publishing any articles about Jay Shah.

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  • Every Premier League club's record goalscorer after Aguero equals Manchester City record
Every Premier League club's record goalscorer after Aguero equals Manchester City record

Aguero had a controversial penalty to thank as City reached a club record-equaling 11th successive win in all competitions, despite Burnley proving tough opponents amid torrential rain for Pep Guardiola's free-flowing side. After a day/night of voting, we'll tabulate the ratings and reveal them with the player with the most votes being named ou...

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  • Met Éireann Downgrades Storm Brian Weather Warning
Met Éireann Downgrades Storm Brian Weather Warning

With this swirling mass of low pressure churning through the Atlantic Ocean strengthening into a storm, it is forecast to smash into the United Kingdom about 4am, according to the forecaster. Only days after surviving Hurricane Ophelia, Tipperary is gearing up for a second round of high winds and rain with Storm Brian . Craig Snell, a forecaster...

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  • Will have to play our best Cricket to beat India: Williamson
Will have to play our best Cricket to beat India: Williamson

The Kiwis and their hosts were locked at 2-2 going into the decisive match of their 2016 one-day worldwide rubber only for India to cruise to victory by 190 runs. Kohli stated that Dinesh Karthik has been included in the side because he will strengthen the middle-order. "And it was a shame in that last game".

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