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Catalonia's Puigdemont to speak at 730 EDT in Brussels: lawyer

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He stressed that he did not intend to ask for political asylum in Belgium , because his appearance here in Brussels which is the capital of the EU, aims primarily to make "Catalan independence" on the European level. The officials, speaking on condition of anonymity because of the sensitivity of the matter, said that Puigdemont will speak publicly Tuesday in Brussels. Read More »

A Confused Sean Hannity Calls Hillary Clinton 'President Clinton'

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It's President Hillary Clinton . After discounting Manafort's indictment as irrelevant and shrugging off Papadopoulos' guilty plea with an "everybody makes mistakes" ¯\_ (ツ) _/¯, Fox News host Sean Hannity turned to the person whose crimes he thought investigators should be focusing on: President Hillary Clinton . Read More »

UAE university becomes IAEA Collaborating Centre

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Amano made the call at the IAEA ministerial conference on nuclear power in United Arab Emirates. Visiting the Persian country to verify for the ninth time what was stipulated in that pact, Amano ratified that criterion before the Iranian president, Hasan Rohani, Foreign Minister Mohamad Yavad Zarif and the head of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran, Ali Akbar Salehi . Read More »

Breezy, Best of the Week, Blackout game

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For the rest of the week, warmer air will move in. The forecast high in the low 50s for Abilene could match the high of 52 Friday . Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. The rain risk will be 10 percent. Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. The high will be 77, after a morning low of 54. Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Read More »

Police Respond to Reports of Possible Shooting in Lower Manhattan

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Pix 11's Anthony DiLorenzo has said that their are "several people confirmed injured/unconscious". A witness told ABC's NY station WABC that a truck hit multiple people on the bike path on the West Side Highway. One person is in custody and no one else is wanted in connection to the incident. One witness wrote on Twitter , "Jesus!" One witness said a school bus had been damaged. Read More »

On US-India-Japan Ties, Chinese Envoy Says, 'Nobody Can Contain China'

Foreign ministers of the members of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and China reached accord on a framework for the code of conduct in early August. President Trump is scheduled to embark on a 10-day visit to China. Trade cooperation and the nuclear issue on the Korean Peninsula are among the key topics for Trump's discussions in Beijing. Read More »

Authorities investigate sexual misconduct allegations at Dartmouth College

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According to MacDonald, the official further stated that the College was engaged in a process "that protects the rights of all parties and promotes the safety of our campus community". Dr. Heatherton leads a center for social brain sciences and, according to the college's website, conducts research in social behavior focusing on self-regulation, self-esteem and self-referential processing. Read More »

'No knowledge of Clinton emails': Professor speaks out on Papadopoulos indictment

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George Papadopoulos pleaded guilty to lying about his contacts and setting up a Trump-Russia meeting. The London professor is not named in the official court documents but the Daily Telegraph can disclose his identity as Professor Joseph Mifsud, honorary director of the London Academy of Diplomacy, which is affiliated to the University of Stirling in Scotland. Read More »

NO man arrested in Texas with dead body in his trunk

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Soon after the shooting, a Kaufman County deputy spotted Gilbert's vehicle on I-20 and attempted to stop him, but he would not stop. As they did so, however, Gilbert told police that he had a woman's body in the trunk of his auto. The victim's family has been notified, but authorities are not releasing the names of the victim or suspect as of Sunday night. Gilbert has not been charged in connection to the woman's remains, but was booked on suspicion of evading arrest with a vehicle and ... Read More »

Lauren's List: Give Your Health Insurance A Check Up

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The Obamacare open enrollment period for 2018 coverage runs from November 1 through December 15 for the 39 states that use healthcare.gov for individual and family coverage; this is six weeks shorter than past year. "New Jersey insurers will be active in communities across the state to assist with enrollment". Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Dakota will continue to offer individual coverage on the exchange throughout the state, at rates approved by state regulators before the Trump ... Read More »

Indira Gandhi Death Anniversary: Modi pays tributes

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Speaking on the occasion of the death anniversary of Indira Gandhi on Tuesday, Naik said that neither Prime Minister Narendra Modi nor defence minister Nirmala Sitharaman appeared to be concerned about the deaths of Indian soldiers. It was on this day in 1984 that she was assassinated, a few months aftershe ordered the "Operation Blue Star" to curb Punjab insurgency. Other than that, she will also be seen in two Hollywood movies namely, A Kid Like Jake and Isn't It Romantic. Read More »

Hillary Clinton touts book in return to Chicago

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Scandal huh? President who? Hillary Clinton brought her current book tour to Chicago Monday, and told a crowd that Russian interference in the presidential election is a "clear and present danger". When the interviewer pressed, Clinton had an answer to supply: "I think I will maybe come as the president ", she declared, to cheers and applause from those in attendance. Read More »

Dem Senator Dismisses Questions On Podesta Group

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The revelation of the "black ledger" led to Manafort being forced out as then-GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump's campaign manager in August 2016. He was joined in the well by Andrew Weissman, an aggressive former federal prosecutor who has already made his mark on the Mueller probe. According to the indictment, Mercury Public Affairs and the Podesta Group were paid $2 million from offshore accounts controlled by Manafort, and their work included lobbying "multiple members of Congress ... Read More »

Police warn of marijuana candy circulating around Halloween

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Walpole police Chief John Carmichael Jr. tweeted out an advisory to parents last week, urging them to be on guard for pot products mixed with candy. The candy, in either hard or gummy form, may contain as much as 90 percent THC compared with 10-20 percent THC found in marijuana plants themselves. Read More »

Federal judge blocks Trump's attempt to ban transgender people from military

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To say that President Trump can not prohibit transgenderism in the military is a clear example of judicial activism. "All of the reasons proffered by the President for excluding transgender individuals from the military, in this case, were not merely unsupported, but were actually contradicted by the studies, conclusions, and judgment of the military itself", she wrote. Read More »

Prem Kumar Dhumal is BJP'S CM face in Himachal

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The decision to name Dhumal, which was announced by BJP chief Amit Shah at an election rally in the state, was taken after hour-long deliberations involving state as well central leaders including party General Secretary (Organisation) Ram Lal, state in-charge Mangal Pandey and state BJP chief Satpal Singh Satti. Read More »

Daniel Te'o-Nesheim, Former NFL Player, Dead at 30

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He went on to play for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers (2011-2013) after being drafted by the Philadelphia Eagles in 2010. As an Eagles rookie, Te'o-Nesheim was hindered by a shoulder injury resulting in him only playing in six games. Psalm Wooching, a Kealakehe graduate who followed Te'o-Nesheim at Washington, shared some words on Twitter after hearing of his passing. "All of Montlake mourns the loss of former Husky, Daniel Te'o-Nesheim", the school said in a statement. Read More »

Pakistani wife 'kills' husband, 12 others with poisoned lassi

The incident took place in Daulat Paur area in Muzaffargarh and was reported on Sunday. Asiya, who was forcefully married to Amjad a few days back, visited home to meet her parents. 'But she confessed her role in the custody, ' said police. Bibi has appeared in court and denied all the allegations against her when presented to the media, Geo News reported. Read More »

Pak using civilians to spy on Indian posts: India's DGMO

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It is reported that Pakistan had requested for a dialogue at the DGMO level. Pakistan has protested the deliberate targeting of civilian population along the Line of Control (LoC) by the India army , in a special hotline contact established between the director generals of military operations (DGMOs) of Pakistan and Indian armies . Read More »

Nervous from the gut for 'Padmavati': Deepika Padukone

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Padmavati is now the largest and biggest Hindi film under production, it will be the widest every 3D release in Hindi this films and will be distributed internationally by Paramount pictures revealed the Viacom COO, Ajit Andhare. I can't remember the time I was so nervous. With sporty looks and long hair, the 32-year-old actor was his usual upbeat style and, was all smiles for the camera. Read More »

30 rescued from hotel under attack in Mogadishu

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And the Nasa-Hablod hotel was targeted just a year ago, when al-Shabaab gunmen stormed the building, killing at least 14 people and injuring another 25. All were shot in the head, Capt. Mohamed Hussein says. Other victims included a senior Somali police colonel, a former lawmaker and a former government minister. Read More »

Army to build new foot-over-bridge at Elphinstone Station

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Earlier, the Army helped construct a foot overbridge during the 2010 Delhi Commonwealth Games when an under-construction bridge outside Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium, the main venue for the event, collapsed days before the games were to start. The work on these bridges will be completed by January 31. "A call was taken to cooperate seeing the urgency of the matter as Army has its role at the borders". Read More »

Iraqi preparing to take control of crossing between Kurdistan region and Syria

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Despite his resignation on Sunday, the former president - who has been at the forefront of Kurdish independence efforts for decades and the KRG president for 12 years - is expected to remain a senior political figure. The Kurdish forces lost almost half of the territory that had controlled during the war against the Islamic State group. In the statement, Nauert stressed a USA desire to work with KRG Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani, Masoud Barzani's nephew and a fellow member of the ... Read More »

SSC CGL 2017 Tier I results declared; get details here

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The exam was conducted in 43 batches across the country. However, candidates will need to qualify all the tiers separately.The SSC conducts CGL exams to fill up different categories of posts in various ministries, departments, and organisations in the government. Read More »