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'Czech Trump' poised for win as bitter voters go to polls


Babis is the county's second-richest man, with a media empire including two major newspapers and a popular radio station. In a blow to traditional parties, of the first five parties so far leading in the vote, four challenge the traditional political mainstream. Read More »

Police Commemoration Day Observed in Mizoram


The remaining forces were mobilised next morning in search of the missing personnel. Bhubaneswar: The Odisha Police today observed the 58 Police Commemoration Day across the state with paying respect to the martyrs during separate functions held at Bhubaneswar, Cuttack and Koraput. Read More »

Investors Real Estate Trust (NYSE:IRET) Stock Rating Upgraded by BidaskClub

Boingo Wireless Inc (NASDAQ:WIFI) has risen 132.10% since October 19, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 33.04% the S&P500. Washington Real Estate Investment Trust has a 52 week low of $23.89 and a 52 week high of $34.61. Bancorp Of Montreal Can holds 0% or 17,557 shares in its portfolio. Public Employees Retirement Association Of Colorado, a Colorado-based fund reported 66,625 shares. Read More »

Teacher Arrest After Multiple Sexual Relationship With Student At Florida


Last year, Truman was a substitute teacher at Hagerty High School . Truman was working as a long-term substitute at the school. At this time, it's unclear if Truman has legal representation. According to Truman's linkedn profile , the teacher had also worked at Asbury Theological Seminary as coordinator for mentored and pastoral counseling. Read More »

Dozens of arrests as mobs kill nine suspected vampires in Malawi


Six people had already been killed in the attacks but as the mania spread into the country's second-biggest city of Blantyre, two more suspected blood-suckers were killed. " This development has been of grave concern to the president and the entire government ", his office said in a statement. " If people are using witchcraft to suck people's blood, I will deal with them and I ask them to stop doing that with immediate effect ", Mutharika told a community gathering leaders in Mulanje, a ... Read More »

Expect some strong storms this afternoon and evening in Wichita area


Storms will primarily start Saturday afternoon in the Texas Panhandle and western Oklahoma, then spread into northern Texas and eastern Oklahoma and move eastward across Arkansas. Here is when you can expect showers and storms where you live. Carry the free 40/29 News app wherever you go and connect to local news . We will keep you updated all evening on-air, online at, and through our app! A powerful cold front will sweep through the area late Saturday night and early ... Read More »

Double injury boost for Arsenal this weekend

Ozil's poor start to the season should leave his place in jeopardy, meaning Aaron Ramsey , Alex Iwobi, Danny Welbeck , Theo Walcott and Wilshere must compete for a starting slot alongside Alexis Sanchez. "Mustafi will not be back before the break, and Ospina as well". 'Calum Chambers as well will be back after the break, and everybody else is alright'. Read More »

Bend location for 'Prescription Drug Take-Back Day'


Rates of prescription drug abuse in the US are alarmingly high, as are the number of accidental poisonings and overdoses due to these drugs. The study shows that a majority of abused prescription drugs were obtained from family and friends, often from the home medicine cabinet. Read More »

My husband killed my sister: Sister of Haryanvi Singer Harshita Dahiya


As said by police, Karala, husband of Harshita's sister Lata, had a long dispute with Dahiya's family. The accused revealed the names of his four accomplices who killed Dahiya but they can not be disclosed at the moment, he said, adding that police teams were raiding various places to nab the four men. Read More »

PUCL condemns Raj ordinance shielding judges, babus; Kataria


The PUCL said the "true intention" of the amendments "is to place an complete embargo" on, or "ban" judicial magistrates from ordering the police to investigate complaints about public servants' offences - "or worse, from any investigation being conducted against the said public servant.except without the previous sanction of the government under sec". Read More »

Risk of floods, landslides remains as 'Paolo,' LPA continue to dump rains


It also accelerated, now moving north northeast at 27 kph, from a previous of 22 kph. Both weather systems will bring cloudy skies with rains and thunderstorms, possibly accompanied by strong winds and lightning, to the Visayas, Mindanao, the Bicol and Mimaropa regions, Central Luzon, Calabarzon and Metro Manila . Read More »

Congress invites Hardik Patel to contest Gujarat elections


Speaking to media person outside Rahul's residence in Delhi, Thakore said that on October 23, the Congress vice president will address a mega rally in poll bound state where he will join the grand old party. Congress is trying to lure all those people who are now against the ruling BJP government. Gujarat Pradesh Congress Committee President Bharat Solanki invited Hardik Patel Saturday to contest the Gujarat elections . Read More »

Politics over Tipu Sultan Jayanti


The Karnataka BJP unit, which has been opposing Tipu Jayanti celebrations, had criticised the Karnataka government's decision to celebrate the day branding the act as "minority appeasement". The MP said she has asked the District Collector of her constituency not to mention her name on the invitation cards. "It is being made into a political issue". Read More »

Warm and mostly sunny weekend, big changes in store next week


These temperatures will generally be about 15 degrees above normal for this time of year. Winds will stay strong and therefore we have a Wind Advisory that will stick until Sunday morning. Wind: NW 5-10 miles per hour. We'll see partly cloudy skies and temperatures in the lower 60's. Wind: N 15-25 miles per hour. Wind: S 5-10 miles per hour. Read More »

President Trump to allow release of classified JFK assassination documents


Donald Trump intends to authorise the release of "classified" files relating to the assignation of 35th US President John F. Kennedy , ignoring concerns from officials. JFK scholars believe the trove of files may provide insight into assassin Lee Harvey Oswald's trip to Mexico City weeks before the killing, during which he visited the Soviet and Cuban embassies. Read More »

Minor girl molested, thrashed brutally in public


The man in the video was identified as Imran Shahid Shaikh . "This is a serious incident, we have asked the police to take strict action", said Vijaya Rahatkar, chairperson of the Maharashtra State Women's Commission. The CCTV footage showed the accused slapping the girl while the onlookers passed by without trying to come to her aid. The 16-year-old suffered facial injuries and has a broken nose. Read More »

Trump keeps up attack on 'wacky' congresswoman over Gold Star call


Wilson, in an interview on CNN minutes after Trump's tweet, rejected the president's claim, saying "I have proof, too". "She was just told that he can not have an open casket funeral, which gives her all kinds of nightmares about what his body must look, what his face must look, and this is what the president of the United States says to her", Wilson told CNN . Read More »

IDF targets Syrian artillery cannons in response to spillover rocket fire

Israel occupied parts of the Golan Heights in the 1967 regional war and now considers the territory its own, though Syria continues to oppose the Israeli presence. In response to the shelling, Israeli tanks stationed near the border fired back at the Syrian military position in Quneitra on Thursday evening. Speaking shortly after the sirens, Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman said Israel had "all the tools needed to deal" with the challenge of Iran in Syria, one of the strongest backers of ... Read More »

Clive Lewis Apologises Over "Get On Your Knees, B****" Video

Justine Greening, minister for women and equalities, has written to Mr Corbyn to demand he personally condemn Mr Lewis's actions and take action to tackle misogyny on the left. The backbencher admitted his language had been "offensive and unacceptable" after facing a wave of condemnation from colleagues. Ms Phillips wrote: 'Just seen the Clive Lewis video. Read More »

Michigan Wolverines at Penn State Nittany Lions


The key for the Penn State offense is Heisman Trophy frontrunner Saquon Barkley , who leads the FBS in all-purpose yards but has rushed for just 131 yards and a 3.6-yard average per carry in the last two games. In 2015, the Wolverines won 28-16 on the road. MI became a dominant program that imposed it's will in the last few years. The skinny: Penn State looks to snap a three-game losing streak against MI. Read More »

Shiv Sena claims MSRTC strike to end soon, following Uddhav's intervention


The strike was withdrawn after a Bombay High Court order termed the strike "illegal" and directed the state government to formulate a high level committee to resolve the grievances of the staffers. The petitioner had alleged that unions and employees had planned the strike well before Diwali to take undue advantage of the festive season. The bench was informed by the MSRTC that despite three committees set up in the past, the problem pertaining to the salary of the employees had not been ... Read More »

Munich stabbing: Several injured in knife attack, suspect on the run


The attacker has been described as a man with a black bike, roughly 40-years-old wearing grey pants, a green jacket and carrying a backpack. The suspect is also carrying a backpack, according to a police tweet. People reported hearing police sirens in various parts of the city. Local police were searching for a man of about 40 years old and said he apparently acted alone. Read More »

Cassie Sainsbury's case resumes in court


The Nine Network's Tom Steinfort, who is in Bogota covering the case, said on Saturday lawyers had made an application to the judge to ban media from entering the court room. If there is an adjournment until next month, Sainsbury could be released from custody due to a Colombian statute of limitations stipulating a 90-day limit on finalising court cases for people in custody. Read More »

PM arrives in Istanbul to attend D-8 conference

This is the ninth meeting of eight developing countries, including Pakistan, Turkey, Malaysia, Bangladesh, Egypt, Indonesia, Iran, and Nigeria. During the meeting, the member countries would pass a declaration and a plan of action for cooperation in many areas, including industry, agriculture and food security, energy, trade, transportation and tourism. Read More »

Three Dead, 10 Still Buried In Penang Landslide


At least three people have been killed in a landslide incident at a construction site in Tanjung Bungah, here, this morning. It is not yet known what caused the landslide, but local media reported that people have complained about over-development on the hill slopes. Read More »

Tom Steyer Made Ad Calling For Trump's Impeachment


Silicon Valley billionaire Tom Steyer is dumping at least $10 million into a national advertising campaign calling for President Donald Trump's impeachment . Even Democratic congressional leaders have shown no interest in impeaching Trump yet. Steyer also refused to rule out a 2020 presidential run in a September interview with the Atlantic, telling the magazine only that he "will do whatever I think is the most impactful thing that I can do to push what I believe in terms ... Read More »