Day: October 6, 2017

Eyes on the Skies for Anticipated North Korean Missile Test

WHITE HOUSE —  The next ballistic missile launch by North Korea could come within a few days, according...

Some US Visitors to Cuba Complain of Symptoms Similar to Embassy ‘Attacks’: US

Some US Visitors to Cuba Complain of Symptoms Similar to Embassy 'Attacks': US U.S. News & World ReportFull...

2 soldiers killed, 6 hurt in South Carolina when hit by military vehicle

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SABC News – Bafana’s focus is winning against Burkina Faso :Friday 6 October 2017

Bafana Bafana Coach Stuart Baxter (SABC) Bafana Bafana host Burkina Faso in a crucial must-win match at the...

Beleaguered Harvey Weinstein Likely to Fall Off His Awards Throne – Variety

As storm clouds gather around movie mogul Harvey Weinstein in the wake of an explosive New York Times...

Harvey Weinstein Under Investigation Ordered By TWC Board, On Indefinite Leave

Harvey Weinstein’s self-declared indefinite leave of absence from the company he co-founded and co-chairs could become permanent. While...

US Deaths in Niger Highlight Africa Military Mission Creep

US Deaths in Niger Highlight Africa Military Mission Creep U.S. News & World ReportBody of US service member...

Will Pittsburgh’s Columbus Day Parade become a Heritage Day Parade?

Will Pittsburgh's Columbus Day Parade become a Heritage Day Parade? Pittsburgh Post-GazetteGroup speaks up for Christopher Columbus in...

Jeff Sessions consulted Christian right legal group on religious freedom memo

Attorney General Jeff Sessions consulted Alliance Defending Freedom, a legal advocacy group that champions conservative Christian causes, ahead...

Walter Buchignani: Ferrari looks to shake curse at Japanese Grand Prix

Sebastian Vettel can be forgiven for thinking he’s cursed. Just one month ago, the Ferrari ace was the...

U.S. deaths in Niger highlight Africa military mission creep

NAIROBI/ABIDJAN (Reuters) - U.S. special forces soldiers were with their counterparts from Niger on Wednesday in the West...

Prosecutors reveal thwarted plot to bomb Times Square, New York subway

Federal authorities revealed Friday they had arrested and charged three men in connection with a 2016 plot to...

New G.E. Chief Shakes Up Management Team

The strategy was Mr. Immelt’s, but Mr. Bornstein held the purse strings. “Jeff Bornstein was Immelt’s guy and...

Missing U.S. commando found dead in Niger desert two days after deadly ambush

After an intense two-day search, local military forces Friday recovered the body of a U.S. Army commando who...

Ralphie May, Brash Comedian, Is Dead at 45

Mr. May reached a whole new level of exposure in 2003 as a contestant on Season 1 of...

Why are donkeys facing their ‘biggest ever crisis’?

Image copyright Taobao Image caption 'Instant puddings' made from donkey-hide gelatine are popular among Chinese consumers The world's...

ALDS Game 2: Yankees add to lead with 3rd HR

Corey Kluber threw his slider to the outside corner. Gary Sanchez found it. Sanchez connected on the pitch...

Comedian Ralphie May dies at 45

CLOSE Ralphie May, a comedian who broke onto the national scene after an attention grabbing series of appearances...

Yankees chase Indians ace Corey Kluber in less than three innings in ALDS Game 2

Not that we needed a reminder, but the Baseball Gods provided us with one regarding just how unpredictable...

Puyallup soldier killed in ambush in West Africa

Drew Mikkelsen, KING 4:04 PM. PDT October 06, 2017 Staff Sergeant Bryan Black Bryan Black was a champion...

‘What storm, Mr. President?’ Trump puts world on edge with cryptic cliffhanger

The day was supposed to be over — at least, that’s what the White House communications staff told...

Tillerson chaos lays bare Kelly’s struggle to manage White House

The President was so furious at the situation, multiple sources told CNN, that chief of staff John Kelly...

Las Vegas should entirely change how we think about gun control.

FBI investigators continue to work at the site of the Las Vegas mass shooting Wednesday.Robyn Beck/AFP/Getty Images In...

Hurricane Maria Upends 1st Circuit As Federal Courthouses In Puerto Rico Are Damaged

Recovery from Hurricane Maria on the island of Puerto Rico is being closely followed in Boston.Though the connection...

US travelers to Cuba report symptoms similar to diplomats

The State Department is warning U.S. citizens in Cuba to avoid two hotels in Havana after travelers reported similar symptoms...

Trump Prepares New Iran Strategy, Including Bid to Alter Nuclear Deal

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump is preparing to declare that the international nuclear accord with Iran is no...

Mike Pence Is Still Cleaning Up After President Trump, No Paper Towels Needed

Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands are still cleaning up after Hurricane Maria—and some say Vice President Mike...

Some U.S. visitors to Cuba complain of symptoms similar to embassy ‘attacks’: U.S.

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A “handful” of private U.S. citizens who traveled to Cuba say they have experienced symptoms...

Musk Delays Tesla Semi Debut To Resolve Model 3 Production ‘Hell’

Musk Delays Tesla Semi Debut To Resolve Model 3 Production 'Hell' ForbesMusk delays Tesla Semi unveil to focus...

Abuja chamber lauds improved tax system in Nigeria – Vanguard

The Abuja Chamber of Commerce and Industry says improved tax system is vital for sustained economic growth and...

Achievements and Challenges in the Quest for Mor… – Walta Information Centre

It has now been over fifteen years since Ethiopia started to register some impressive economic growth indicators. For...

Ralphie May, ‘Last Comic Standing’ Comedian, Dead at 45

Ralphie May, the stand-up comedian who turned a second-place finish on Last Comic Standing into a successful career...

Threats Against EPA Employees Up 50% in 2017

Threats against employees of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency have spiked 50 percent this year, according to an...

Trump interrupts speech to shake the hand of a Medal of Honor recipient

President Trump took a moment to pause his speech to commemorate Hispanic Heritage Month on Friday to shake...

FBI mounts billboard campaign seeking tips

CLOSE A timeline of the shooting outside Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas on October 1st, which killed 58...

Nobel Peace Prize 2017 and the Award’s Long Nuclear History

Friday's announcement that the 2017 Nobel Peace Prize went to The International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN)...

ICE threatens raids under California’s `sanctuary state’ law

SACRAMENTO — The day after Gov. Jerry Brown signed into law a bill aimed at preventing local police...

9 GOP senators ask ATF to review gun ‘bump stocks’

The letter, led by Sen. Dean Heller, mirrors a statement earlier this week from the National Rifle Association...

Tesla’s Model 3 Bottlenecks Delay Unveiling of Semi Truck

Tesla Inc. pushed back the reveal of its semi truck by three weeks as Chief Executive Officer Elon...

Pence Promises Long-Term Help for Storm-Stricken Puerto Rico

Vice President Mike Pence pledged that the federal government will continue providing assistance to Puerto Rico until the...