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Judge denies Steven Avery's request for a new trial

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Avery is requesting the comprehensive, thorough and most advanced forensic testing now known for one simple reason: he is completely and totally innocent of the murder of Teresa Halbach ", Zellner said. A judge overturned Dassey's conviction last year, ruling that investigators took advantage of the then-16-year-old Dassey's cognitive disabilities and tricked him into confessing. Read More »

Terrifying! Man Barely Survives Fight With This 23 Foot-Long Python

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They wrestled in the middle of the road in the Riau Province of Indonesia as the pedestrians looked on in horror. Recounting what happened from his hospital bed, Robert said: 'I tried to catch it. "Big pythons are incredibly powerful animals with huge muscles to both move and eat and constrict", said Stephen Ressel, a professor at the College of Atlantic. Read More »

Analyzing Profit-Making Efficiency: JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM), Entegris, Inc. (ENTG)

Investors sentiment increased to 1.19 in Q2 2017. Its up 0.25, from 1.17 in 2017Q1. It improved, as 56 investors sold JPMorgan Chase & Co. shares while 678 reduced holdings. increased its stake in shares of J P Morgan Chase & Co by 63.5% in the 2nd quarter. (NYSE: JPM ) news were published by: Bloomberg.com which released: "JPMorgan to Hire "Thousands" for Operations Hub in Poland" on September 22, 2017, also Seekingalpha.com with their article: "JPMorgan Is Setting Up For Another Move Higher ... Read More »

MA woman killed in Las Vegas shooting

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The GoFundMe page is asking for help covering the expenses of flying LeRocque's mother out to Las Vegas before LeRocque is cremated, as well as flying LeRocque's remains back home to her loved ones and to go toward Jason and his daughter's future needs. Read More »

Former Iraqi President Talabani Dies at 84

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Two years after Hussein was deposed by the 2003 US-led invasion of Iraq, Talabani was elected president by the transitional national assembly. Iraqi Kurdish lawmaker Zana Said said Tuesday that Talabani was "the only president whose death saddens Arabs, Kurds and all other ethnicities". Read More »

Rep. Tim Murphy Impregnated Mistress, Urged Abortion In Texts

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Staff does them. I read them and winced. I told staff don't write anymore. Furthermore, he's a member of the House Pro-Life Caucus and is now co-sponsoring the Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act, which would ban abortion after 20 weeks except in cases of rape, incest or where the pregnancy poses a threat to the life or physical health of the mother. Read More »

UN Investigation Finds Egypt Bought Weapons from North Korea

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The United States had warned Egypt in August 2016 that a North Korean vessel named Jie Shun , under the Cambodian flag, was headed toward the Suez Canal. Foreign Policy notes the awkward timing on the rocket-grenade story, as Egypt just hosted joint military exercises with the United States for the first time in eight years, an operation created to showcase the modern equipment and professionalism of the Egyptian military. Read More »

Netanyahu: Israel Won't Accept Palestinian Unity Deal

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The internationally recognised Palestinian Authority (PA) has signed a peace deal with Israel but Hamas, which runs Gaza and has fought three wars with the Jewish state since 2008, has not. "Ma'ale Adumim will always be part of Israel and in addition I support the Greater Jerusalem bill", Netanyahu said during the meeting. The Trump administration's global negotiations representative, Jason Greenblatt, Monday called on the Palestinians to recognize Israel and commit to nonviolence, ... Read More »

Trump sketches out DACA deal with Republicans at White House dinner

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A spokesman for the DHS later told Reuters that Michael Dougherty , the assistant secretary for border, immigration and trade policy, was not "not stating administration policy or the president's views". The board voted unanimously to send a letter to President Donald Trump , Senate and House leadership and the county's Congressional Delegation to push the deadline back 90 days. Read More »

Kicking off the 2017 National Night Out event

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Mountain's Edge Master Association Vigil (9347 S. Cimarron Road, Paiute Park) at 6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. "Alot of us really don't know who our neighbors are so this is one night out of the entire year that we say come on, go out there and find out who lived across from you because it really does prevent crime", CCPD spokesperson Arlene Cordell said. Read More »

Las Vegas shooter had devices to allow fully automatic gunfire

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Paddock earned the nickname "Big Daddy" because he volunteered in Tucson to help what the papers then called "wayward children", but he and his brother-in-law ran a nightclub by the same name on North First Street. Lombardo said investigators had discovered several pounds of an explosive called tannerite in the Mesquite home, as well as ammonium nitrate, a type of fertilizer, in the gunman's auto . Read More »

Suspect in Edmonton attack ordered to leave US

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Both a USA and Canadian government official told The Associated Press it is the same man. Scott Bardsley, a spokesman for Goodale, said Sharif entered from the United States through a regular port of entry and was granted refugee status later that year. Read More »

Mossad had no part in Kurdish referendum, insists Netanyahu

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Renewed tension in the area has given a boost to oil prices, with the Kurdish region forecast to produce more than 600,000 barrels of crude per day in 2017, the bulk of which goes through Turkey . The Shi'ite Arab-led Iraqi government has rejected an offer by the Kurdish government to discuss independence . Undoubtedly, the Kurds in Northern Iraq meet all the requirements for statehood; the only security forces in Northern Iraq are the Kurdish Peshmerga forces and Iraqi troops have not ... Read More »

Bills sign 3, including Philly Brown, place Anderson on IR

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The team signed wide receiver Philly Brown, safety Trae Elston, and safety Shamarko Thomas while releasing defensive end Eric Lee and defensive back Robert Blanton. Bears: The NFL has reduced linebacker Danny Trevathan's suspension for a helmet-to-helmet hit on Green Bay Packers receiver Davante Adams from two games to one. Read More »

Las Vegas gunman wired $140k to Philippines before shooting spree

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Las Vegas police say she was in Asia at the time of the shooting but is expected to return to the US this week where authorities are eager to find out what, if anything, she knew about Paddock's plans. It was the deadliest shooting in modern US history. "We can not even rule out mental illness or some form of brain damage, although there's no evidence of that, either", the official said, speaking on the condition of anonymity to discuss the probe. Read More »

White House says Philadelphia man hero at Las Vegas shooting

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There were also some handguns in the room. Full automatic rifles, also known as machine guns, are not typically available to the general public and usually kept for military or police services. But it would have been hard without the semi-automatic weapon and the modifications that are still legal to this day, in this country. White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders faced several questions on gun-control policies on October 2 after a shooting in Las Vegas left at least 58 ... Read More »

Donald Trump Dedicates Golf Trophy To Hurricane Victims

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Trump has faced increasing criticism for his handling of the disaster on the island, where the vast majority of residents are still without power and phone service and are short of food, water, and fuel. "But it did hit, and boy did it hit", POTUS said. " President Donald Trump on Tuesday will come face to face with the " politically motivated ingrates " he slammed on Twitter just days before". Read More »

Hillary Clinton slammed for 'ignorant' statement on guns after Las Vegas shooting

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Time magazine quoted her saying, "What is wrong with us, that we can not stand up to the NRA and the gun lobby, and the gun manufacturers they represent?" It is impossible to determine the exact number of deaths that can be directly attributed to the NRA's efforts, because for 20 years, it has successfully fought to prevent any public health studies at the federal level into gun violence. Read More »

Officer Who Arrested James Blake Files Defamation Suit

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Officer James Frascatore , a white man, accidentally tackled and arrested former tennis star James Blake , a black man, in 2015, but Blake was not the correct target. He was not fired after the mistake was brought to light and has been on modified duty since the incident. Last week, the Civilian Complaint Review Board recommended the NYPD take 10 vacation days away from Frascatore. Read More »

Iran Asks Oman to Offer Nuclear Deal Compromise to US

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Iran's foreign secretary, Mohammad Javad Zarif, highlighted that appeal in an interview with British newspapers published Saturday, warning that if Europe followed Washington's lead if the Trump administration abandons the deal, Iran would resume uranium enrichment and other aspects of its nuclear program at a more advanced level than before the deal was struck. Read More »

Las Vegas shooting: Shooter's 'companion an Australian granny'

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Records show Paddock lived in a two-bedroom house in the tiny desert community of Mesquite, 80 miles northeast of Las Vegas , close to Nevada's border with Arizona. A onetime high-limit hostess for a club within the Atlantis Casino Resort Spa in Reno, Danley posted several photos from Las Vegas gambling tournaments, including one from a stay at Mandalay Bay in 2014. Read More »

Nearly 60 per cent of Australians return vote on same-sex marriage

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The "No" campaign was quick to pour scorn on a Sky News/ReachTEL poll released on Monday afternoon that found "Yes" held a commanding lead among the 79 per cent of respondents who said they had already voted. The voluntary postal survey is an anomaly in Australian democracy, wherein compulsory voting is the norm. In a statement no campaign group Marriage Alliance said the result meant "nearly one in two are yet to cast their vote". Read More »

Iran, Turkey military chiefs discuss security cooperation

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Although its outcome is non-binding, the controversial Kurdish move on September 25 has met the harsh criticism of Iraq's government, its neighbors, some western powers and the United Nations over the risk of escalating tensions in the already unstable region and undermining the campaign to dislodge the self-styled Islamic State terrorist group from Iraq and neighboring Syria. Read More »

Was Vegas shooting terrorism?

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At press time , Sanders said that a more realistic time to discuss gun control was after the sun expanded into its red giant stage and engulfed the planet. A young B.C. man and an Alberta woman among 59 dead in Las Vegas mass shooting , worst mass shooting in US history. "We just thought we were going to die", one man said. Read More »

United States Votes Against UN Resolution Condemning Death Penalty For Gays

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While last week's vote is not evidence of any significant policy change, it does show what kind of company the USA keeps among nations that support the death penalty. None of the failed amendments directly sought to remove the clauses condemning the use of the death penalty for adultery , apostasy, blasphemy or consensual same-sex relations. Read More »