• Michael Fallon resigns as UK's defence secretary
Michael Fallon resigns as UK's defence secretary

Even though Hartley-Brewer seemingly joked about the incident on Twitter by saying, "Get a grip, people", reports suggest other allegations about Fallon's behavior could come out soon. She also praised his "long and distinguished" career in parliament and added: 'On behalf of all those you have helped throughout your time in government, I thank...

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  • Students safe as man holds teacher hostage at California school
Students safe as man holds teacher hostage at California school

A witness, Elizabeth Reyes, says Kennon was having a conversation with office staff before rushing past them. An unidentified male substitute teacher suffered a broken nose and other facial injuries while trying to intervene, a police spokesman said, calling him a hero.

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  • London taxi jumps curb and hits pedestrians, prompting mass panic
London taxi jumps curb and hits pedestrians, prompting mass panic

The London Ambulance Service has crews at the scene, but have yet to release details of any casualties. Photographs showed what appeared to be people lying on the pavement in front of the black cab. Located in central London, Covent Garden, is most popular tourist sports in the city. One of those has been left "seriously injured", with the Lond...

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  • Nadal prepares to quietly seal number one status
Nadal prepares to quietly seal number one status

After nearly 10 years since the first time that I finished the year with this number". The Spaniard has enjoyed a fabulous season, winning two Grand Slam titles along the way, and the French and US Open champion made no mistake in pipping his great rival Roger Federer to the prestigious year-end top spot.

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  • Number of MS mothers giving birth prematurely increases, new study finds
Number of MS mothers giving birth prematurely increases, new study finds

This percent difference is calculated using only the racial/ethnic groups displayed on the state- or jurisdiction-specific report card. A new report shows preterm births in Virginia are on the rise. MS has the highest rate nationwide at 13.6 percent. Orange and Hillsborough counties both earned D grades this year for their pre-term rates of 1...

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  • The Starbucks Holiday Cup Is Officially Here and It's Customizable
The Starbucks Holiday Cup Is Officially Here and It's Customizable

While the cups are noticeably less red this year, the design has plenty of Christmas-y visuals to appease the critics - including a Christmas tree, doves, a stack of presents, snowflakes (for the snowflakes!), and two hands holding a red ribbon.

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  • NYC suspect should be held as enemy combatant, Graham tells Trump
NYC suspect should be held as enemy combatant, Graham tells Trump

Ahead of a cabinet meeting on Wednesday, Trump spoke briefly to reporters about the assault in lower Manhattan, which left 8 people dead and injured more than a dozen. "We have to get much less politically correct", Trump said Wednesday. "He's a terrorist and he should be kept there and there is no Miranda rights for somebody who killed Americans".

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  • Trump Calls For Merit-Based Visas After The New York Attack
Trump Calls For Merit-Based Visas After The New York Attack

Enough!. My thoughts, condolences and prayers to the victims and families of the New York City terrorist attack. Tuesday afternoon, a truck authorities believe was driven by a 29-year-old man with a diversity visa plowed into a bike path, killing eight and injuring 11.

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  • You can get a gift card in exchange for your Halloween candy
You can get a gift card in exchange for your Halloween candy

Treva Lee , 2630 N. Fresno St., Suite 101, will buy back candy from children ages 12 and younger for $1 a pound. A great use of that Halloween candy is to remind our troops that they're not forgotten! The dentists are among many nationwide who buy candy from children and donate it to nonprofit organizations that then send the sweets to first resp...

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  • At least 12 die in India thermal power plant explosion
At least 12 die in India thermal power plant explosion

The plant, which started generating power in 1988, has five power generating units of 210 MW each. By late evening, the Congress vice president, however, decided that he should be in the constituency that has sent his mother Sonia Gandhi to the Lok Sabha since 2004.

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  • Ousted Catalan Leader in Brussels as Spanish Prosecutors Seek Charges
Ousted Catalan Leader in Brussels as Spanish Prosecutors Seek Charges

Puigdemont is now in Belgium with some of his government members and hired a lawyer for his case. "Those summonses are part of proceedings that lack any legal basis and only seek to punish ideas". Should the leaders not respond to this, they can indeed be jailed pending trial and considered a flight risk. Most members of the Catalan sacked ...

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  • Donald Trump Jr. dresses as Donald Trump for Halloween
Donald Trump Jr. dresses as Donald Trump for Halloween

According to the tweet, Trump said he planned to use Halloween as an opportunity to illustrate the principles of "socialism" - by confiscating half of her candy to "give it to some kid who sat at home". "Give some of the free candy she got to children who couldn't go out to get free candy", another wrote . "They also let anyone in to see it". He...

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  • Leader Cautions about Enemies' Efforts to Undermine Tehran-Baku Relations
Leader Cautions about Enemies' Efforts to Undermine Tehran-Baku Relations

Before meeting with Iranian Leader, Mr. Putin held a bilateral meeting with Iranian President Hassan Rouhani. Tehran signed the deal with six countries including Russian Federation and the United States, but Trump last month refused to certify the agreement, drawing criticism from Moscow which slammed the U.S.

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  • Carnatic vocalist TM Krishna gets Indira Gandhi award 2017
Carnatic vocalist TM Krishna gets Indira Gandhi award 2017

Earlier today, Prime Minister Narendra Modi , former PM Manmohan Singh and former president Pranab Mukherjee paid tributes to Indira Gandhi on her 33rd death anniversary. "She fought for the unity and integrity of the nation, stood for an India where distinctions of caste and creed, religion and region, would be eradicated".

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  • National Weather Service: Bright, breezy Halloween for Shelter Island
National Weather Service: Bright, breezy Halloween for Shelter Island

Mostly cloudy skies, a chance of scattered showers and high temperatures in the upper 40s are in the forecast today for Auburn and Cayuga County. HALLOWEEN: Cloudy and colder with a 70% chance of rain , especially during the afternoon and evening.

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  • Modi slams attempts to 'run down' Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel legacy
Modi slams attempts to 'run down' Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel legacy

Sardar Patel , the Iron Man of India, was the instrumental in bringing India together, despite all the differences. Bhubaneswar: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik and internationally acclaimed sand sculptor Sudarshan Patnaik paid rich tributes to "Iron Man" of India Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel on his 142nd birth anniversary today.

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  • Spooktacular tips to stay safe this Halloween
Spooktacular tips to stay safe this Halloween

Make sure your kid's costume fits well and that they won't be tripping over it. It's up to parents to check on the Kansas side of the metro because state laws don't prevent sex offenders from passing out candy, even if they've been convicted of sex crimes involving children.

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  • Horror as Tokyo police find 9 bodies hidden in apartment
Horror as Tokyo police find 9 bodies hidden in apartment

Japanese police have arrested a man shortly after they found nine bodies, including two with their heads severed and dumped in a cool box, in a flat in the Tokyo suburbs. The apartment building is near Camp Zawa, a Japanese U.S. Army base. The Hachioji woman's older brother on October 24 reported to police that she had been unaccounted for sinc...

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  • Iraq takes over control of Kurdish border crossing into Turkey
Iraq takes over control of Kurdish border crossing into Turkey

Iraqi government forces have taken control of the main border crossing with Turkey in Iraq's Kurdistan region, according to Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim. As the Kurdish regional parliament was discussing Barzani's request to have his powers dissolved, dozens of his supporters rioted outside, apparently angry over the developments and tryi...

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  • John Podesta: I Am Victim of 'Big Lie Campaign' by Trump
John Podesta: I Am Victim of 'Big Lie Campaign' by Trump

President Trump worked closely with the men during his campaign, but he was not named in the indictment . Amid Mueller's investigation, Podesta announced Monday that he was leaving The Podesta Group , the lobbying firm he co-founded. Yanukovych, in 2006. Because Manafort had been initially hired to elect Yanukovych, once he achieved this i...

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