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Police Capture Boko Haram Commander In Ondo


According to him, it was when the suspect was wandering that a vigilante group arrested him and handed him to the police. He added that the action of the suspect who was journeying from Bauchi State but chose to stop over in Ondo state made the people raised suspicion and alarm. Read More »

USA travel ban extended to North Korea, Venezuela and Chad


The new travel restrictions are effective immediately for those subject to the two earlier travel bans, and take effect Octoberr 18 for those subject to these new provisions. A controversial move which led to several uproar from those who feel the ban was targeted at Muslims. President Trump issued a third version of his Muslim ban yesterday. Read More »

India says no to troop deployment in Afghanistan


While underlining India's strong relations with the US, Sitharaman said there was a growing convergence between India and the US over the issue of terrorism in the region and condemnation of those who use terror as an instrument of state policy. Read More »

Najib congratulates Germany's Merkel over election victory


Buhari described the victory as another opportunity to sustain the legacy of good work. According to worldwide journalist, Akwasi Sarpong, Angela Merkel gave Mr Buhari a short glare and then laugh when he said: " I don't know which party my wife belongs to, but she belongs to my kitchen and my living room and the other room ." . Read More »

Georgia court rejects appeal by condemned man


For his last meal, Tharpe requested three spicy chicken breasts, roast beef sandwich with sauce, fish sandwich, tater logs, onion rings, apple pie and a vanilla milkshake. Mr. Tharpe ignored an order not to contact his wife or her family, and during an argument over the phone on September 24, 1990, he said that if she wanted to "play dirty", he would show her what dirty was, a Georgia Supreme Court summary of the case said. Read More »

U.S. expands its controversial travel ban to include Chad


For the last three months, the Trump administration used a controversial executive order to ban foreign nationals from six Muslim-majority countries - Iran , Syria , Libya , Somalia , Yemen and Sudan - from entering the USA unless they have a "bona fide" relationship with a person or entity in America. Read More »

China Resumes Coal Imports from N. Korea


At the United Nations on Monday, North Korean Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho accused Trump of declaring war on North Korea and threatened that Pyongyang would shoot down US warplanes flying near the peninsula. The U.N. Security Council banned coal trade with North Korea in a resolution adopted August 5. Tillerson plans to be in Beijing from Thursday through Sunday, more than a month before Trump's expected travel to China in November. Read More »

Twitter Reveals Why They Never Banned Donald Trump

Twitter has explained its reasoning for not suspended the account of Donald Trump after the United States president sent a threatening tweet about North Korea . Monday's statements point out the first time the company has argued "newsworthiness" as a criterion in enforcing its rules. Thoughts about Twitter's stance on Trump's tweets? As the Verge notes , the above statement confirms what we've suspected all along: " Twitter's answer. Read More »

Star Opinion: Dissenting athletes, like the flag, stand for our principles


Former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick started it all by sitting during the national anthem at a preseason game a year ago to protest the killing of unarmed African-Americans by police. Colin Kaepernick has drawn on his own faith, confidence and conviction as he has protested , he told NFL Media in an interview previous year. Three different teams, (the Pittsburgh Steelers , Tennessee Titans and Seattle Seahawks ), declined nearly entirely to be on the field for ... Read More »

U.S. commerce secretary in Beijing ahead of Donald Trump trip


The Commerce Department said in a statement Monday that in his meeting with Li, Ross "reiterated the need for concrete deliverables". China committed to further market opening and welcomed participation by US firms, with both sides supporting talks to resolve trade frictions, it said. Read More »

Mandatory evacuation issued for Outer Banks island as Maria nears coast


Authorities warn that high winds and significant ocean and sound over wash and flooding are likely as Maria passes well offshore. The large swells from Maria are extending far beyond the wind and rain. The Met Office said the potential effects will be "far from those experienced in the Caribbean", but added that weather systems like Maria can bring very strong winds and heavy rain. Read More »

U.S. travel ban 'psychological terrorism' - Venezuela


The travel ban is a new act of " aggression " against the country , Venezuelan Foreign Minister Jorge Arreaza told reporters on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly on Monday. In an exclusive interview with teleSUR from NY, the diplomat said that Venezuela wants to continue advancing without the interference of great powers such as the United States, demanding that the meddling in Venezuela's internal affairs stop. Read More »

Korea envoy: Trump tweet 'declaration of war'


In a six-part tweet from Twitter's public policy account, the company said that Twitter takes "newsworthiness" and "public interest" into account when determining whether a user has violated its rules . The sanctions rely on an executive order Trump signed last week to target North Korea's access to the worldwide banking system. "This is the farthest north of the Demilitarised Zone (DMZ) any USA fighter or bomber aircraft has flown" off North Korea 's coast in the 21st century, said ... Read More »

Ashok Choudhary removed from post of Bihar Pradesh Congress Committee


The Congress has been facing internal conflict ever since Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar dumped the Grand Secular Alliance in Bihar and formed a government with the BJP. Choudhary did not attend the meeting called by Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi earlier this month. Sources claim that the Congress high command was aware of Mr Chaudhary's growing closeness with Bihar CM Nitish Kumar which he had developed during his tenure as education minister. Read More »

Hot Stocks Report: CVS Health Corporation (CVS), Suncor Energy Inc. (SU)


Corporate insiders own 0.61% of the company's stock. Laffer Invests holds 0% or 9,691 shares in its portfolio. Celadon Group, Inc. (NYSE:CGI) has declined 74.33% since September 26, 2016 and is downtrending. Martingale Asset Mgmt Lp holds 24,600 shares. CVS Health Corp (NYSE:CVS) has declined 24.40% since September 26, 2016 and is downtrending. Zurcher Kantonalbank (Zurich Cantonalbank) reported 359,746 shares. Read More »

Officer gets ambushed while on duty, shot in the face


Kayla Maher stopped to check out a vehicle suspiciously parked near the corner of Rumsey Road and Park Hill Avenue around 8 p.m., when she was ambushed by two gunmen, at least one with an AK-47, according to the New York Post . 'She's lucky to be alive'. 'She is recovering from her injuries. Keith Olsen, president of the Yonkers Patrolmen's Benevolent Association, described Maher as 'tough as nails and in good spirits'. Read More »

Manchester City star named in European Team of the Week


After a poor start to the season, Chelsea have recovered well over the last few weeks to remain within touching distance of the high flying Manchester clubs after six league games. "Unfortunately, there's a risk that Man United and Chelsea would also be as capable as Man City have been, at punishing us if we don't get things right". Read More »

185th Air Refueling Wing Security Force personnel depart for Puerto Rico


Iowa National Guard spokesman Colonel Greg Hapgood says it's rare to deploy airmen exclusively for security assistance. Col. Greg Hapgood said the guardsmen were transported on a KC-135 Stratotanker Monday from Sioux City to Des Moines. "We also offered assistance following flooding in eastern Iowa in 2008, as well as when the Missouri River flooded in 2011". The crew plans to deliver supplies to St. Read More »

US President Trump Expected To Set US Refugee Cap At 45000


That figure would be the lowest ceiling for refugee admissions since the US Refugee Act was signed in 1980. Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton, whom Trump defeated in 2016, said during her campaign that she would raise the number of refugees accepted each year from Syria alone to 65,000, from the existing cap of 10,000. Read More »

5 takeaways from Cardinals 28-17 loss to Cowboys


He made life miserable for Cardinals offensive lineman Jared Veldheer and forced Palmer to be uncomfortable even when he wasn't making a sack. But the pocket is collapsing much too fast too often. "I couldn't exactly see what happened when he hit the ground, but when he rolled over I was like, 'Yeah, he caught that.' I was like, 'Wow'". "It's great, but I ain't got time to sit here and praise myself", Lawrence said. Read More »

Alibaba Group To Take Control Of Cainiao, Plans $15 Billion Logistics Investment


Alibaba is spending US$807 million to increase its ownership of loss-making Cainiao Smart Logistics Network from 47 per cent to a majority stake of 51 per cent. The company's operations have made it easier for Alibaba to coordinate its delivery services across the globe. While it owns some warehouses, Cainiao also operates a data and logistics platform that allows merchants to choose from a network of partner couriers in an attempt to bring together a fragmented industry. Read More »

Target raising hourly wage to $15 by 2020


The wage increases are slated to begin in October and would apply to 100,000 temporary employees planned for hire ahead of the holiday season. The company said the $11 hourly wage tops the minimum wage in 48 states and matches the minimum in MA and Washington. Read More »

Analysts Alert: Windstream Hldgs Inc (WIN)

Windstream Holdings posted sales of $1.34 billion during the same quarter last year, which suggests a positive year over year growth rate of 12.7%. For the current year the company's revenue estimates are $5.93 Billion compared to low analyst estimates of $5.87 Billion and high estimates of $6.07 Billion according to the prediction of 7 analysts. Read More »

LePage asks sheriffs to follow federal detention requests


Gov. Paul LePage in the Tuesday letter said ME law requires sheriffs to obey his law enforcement orders. LePage hasn't named sheriffs he would target. A ME revised statute, title 30-A, Part 1, Chapter 1, Subchapter 6, Article 7 says that the complaint may come from the county commissioner in which that sheriff works. Read More »

Woman facing charges after leaving child in hot vehicle at Disney resort


Lubincadet told police she agreed to babysit the little girl, her cousin's child, and that she meant to leave the toddler for around five minutes while she spoke to her manager. She ended up leaving the little girl inside the vehicle for around 35 to 40 meants. Her temperature was 97.1 degrees and her auto seat was 113.5 degrees. Read More »

N. Korea lacks ability, intent to attack USA planes

Last weekend American bombers flew the closest they ever have to the country. The presidential order also includes measures aimed at disrupting "critical North Korean shipping and trade networks". China would face "the prospect of a re-arming" in the region and enhanced military activities in South Korea and Japan. Trump has said North Korea's nuclear and ballistics programs "is a grave threat to peace and security in our world, and it is unacceptable that others financially support this ... Read More »

Sen. Bob Corker won't run for re-election


Utah senator Orrin Hatch is also considering retirement although he is yet to make an official announcement. An early ally of Donald Trump's and at one time considered a potential Trump running mate, Corker has been a willing critic of the president in recent months. Read More »

#CheckerNeyland set for Georgia game

It just comes with practice. "I think all of us as human have to self-check ourselves, and you may not like that answer, but I'm a father, I have three boys and I think we sometimes got to put ourselves in a role of a parent as well". Quinten Dormady remains the starting quarterback, although Jones turned to freshman Jarrett Guarantano for a spark against UMass . Kelly bounced outside and scored the game's first touchdown before helping kickstart his team's second scoring drive as the ... Read More »