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Islamic State module busted in Kannur, three nabbed

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While three activists of Popular Front of India (PFI) were arrested in Kannur in Kerala , two youths were nabbed by the Gujarat anti-terrorism squad (ATS) for planning a lone wolf attack on a Jewish synagogue in the Khadia area of Ahmedabad. Read More »

At least one dead, three wounded in explosion in Kiev

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Interior Ministry adviser Zoryan Shkiryak said both men were being treated in hospital. Mosiychuk, a member of the opposition Radical Party, has been hospitalised but did not suffer life-threatening injuries, while his bodyguard was killed, according to party leader Oleh Lyashko. Read More »

Kelly owes the congresswoman an apology

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Sanders — questioned about the matter at a forum Monday with White House reporters — says she didn't think Kelly was wrong "and therefore I don't think he should offer an apology". This coming from a person who avoided serving when the nation called. Sanders' original defense - it's " highly inappropriate " to question Kelly's word, she said Friday - was offensive in a democracy, but her new defense - we shouldn't believe our lying eyes and ears - is just freakish. Read More »

Airlines get ready for new USA security rules from Thursday

If this is done to every person heading to America, then boarding a plane would take a very long time - even more so if there are any so-called "people of interest" who need to be questioned further. Korean Air Lines Co. and Asiana Airlines have asked the TSA to delay the implementation of strengthened security checks until April 24 and February 20, respectively, citing the time they need to relocate their facilities and equipment to the second passenger terminal at Incheon International ... Read More »

Immigrant in federal custody in Texas has abortion, ending legal fight

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The case touched on two divisive social issues: abortion and immigration. "The ruling that paved the way for the abortion violated long-standing Supreme Court precedent on the rights of an unlawfully present person", Paxton said. "The Justice Department can no longer appeal", Reid explained. Government lawyers, who did not immediately ask for a hold after the Tuesday ruling, may have miscalculated how quickly the teen could receive an abortion. Read More »

Tropical system could strengthen as it approaches Gulf of Mexico

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A sloppy area of showers and low pressure east of Nicaragua has about a 50 percent chance of developing into a more defined tropical system, National Weather Service forecasters said Tuesday. Heavy rain, strong winds and the risk of flash and urban flooding will race northward from the Carolinas to the mid-Atlantic and New England on Sunday. Read More »

Body Found in Wooded Area Confirmed to be Missing Woman Theresa Lockhart

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Lockhart had been missing for 154 days. He was found dead in the basement at their home Tuesday from an apparent suicide by strangulation. "As to the note found at [Lockhart's home], not only did that contain a hand-drawn map that led us to ultimately find Theresa, but it also contained a written confession by Chris Lockhart", said Portage Public Safety Director Nicholas Armold. Read More »

Pakistan HC accepts petition to prevent Nawaz Sharif from heading PML-N

The accountability court on Thursday resumed hearing of corruption reference filed by the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) against Sharif family. Nawaz's political aides senators Asif Kirmani and Pervaiz Rasheed, State Interior Minister Tallal Chaudhry, Federal Privatisation Minister Daniyal Aziz and other government officials are present inside the court along with lawyers, members of the media and NAB officials. Read More »

'There is trust deficit between Pak, US over Afghanistan'

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Pakistan would not budge against United States demands like it has been the practice in the past, the minister added. He said the USA had been told that Pakistan no longer had influence over the Afghan Taliban as it did in the past. "We have told them that there are a number of influential players in the region ─ including China, Turkey and Russian Federation ─ who might not have good relations with America but hold a stake in the Afghan dispute". Read More »

Parker to warm up in G

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It is unclear how many times Parker will practice with Austin. Spurs coach Gregg Popovich didn't rule out the possibility of injured All-NBA forward Kawhi Leonard returning to the court during the Spurs' six-game homestand that begins November 2 against Golden State and ends against Chicago on November 11. Read More »

Judge rejects bid by 18 U.S. states to revive Obamacare subsidies

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A bipartisan bill would continue the payments but Trump tweeted that he opposed it. The judge said in his ruling that the Trump administration had the stronger legal argument, though he cautioned that the question of whether Congress had permanently set aside money for the subsidies was "close and complicated". Read More »

Election to continue as Supreme Court fails to meet quorum

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Kenyatta who urged voters to turn out in large numbers to exercise their democratic right during the fresh presidential election also called on Kenyans not to allow politicians to incite them to fight. The excuses that three judges gave for their absence, denying the court a quorum, are pretty flimsy. Nauert also condemned an attack on the bodyguard of Kenya's Deputy Chief Justice Philomena Mwilu. Read More »

Centre to observe Nov 8 as 'anti-black money' day

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He said Congress never understood the reasons for demonetisation as "those who never fought black money in their lives were happy with laundering of money". He said the ownership of money before demonetisation was not known to the system, but due to the noteban decision the money that came into the banking system is now accountable to the authority concerned. Read More »

Iraqi Kurds offer 'talks and truce'

Last week, government forces moved into several parts of Iraq disputed between Baghdad and the Erbil-based KRG, including the oil-rich Kirkuk province. The pumping rate has risen by about 50,000 bpd since Monday. "Peshmerga repelled the attack and pushed Popular Mobilisation back in to Rabi'a", tweeted KRG President Masoud Barzani's media advisor, Hemin Hawrami. Read More »

USS Nimitz arrives in Pacific amid NK tensions

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Navy units in the AOO, as well as operate with our partners and allies in the region", said Rear Adm. Steve Koehler, commander, Carrier Strike Group Nine. The Reagan's carrier strike group specializes in training and material readiness and has been focusing on bilateral training exercises and is to increase the readiness of USA and Republic of Korea (ROK) forces. Read More »

AK Steel Holding Corporation (NYSE: AKS)

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The typical day in the last one month has seen about a 1.09% volatility. The company was upgraded on Wednesday, May 24 by Credit Suisse. A number of research firms have weighed in on AKS . The company's outstanding shares are 363.06 Million. AK Steel Holding Corporation (NYSE: AKS ) recent rally took place on significantly less volume which dipped to almost 13.22 million contracts on 24-Oct-17 versus its daily average of 17.23 million. Read More »

Niger attack was likely a set-up by terrorists, officials say

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This is also not the first time Trump has seemingly placed responsibility for a deadly military incident on the generals. President Donald Trump said Wednesday he did not "specifically" order the military mission in Niger earlier this month that left four American soldiers dead. Read More »

Florida Deputy Caught Stealing Medicines From Elderly Man's Home

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Shortly after the Hurricane Irma, the 85-year-old man had passed out during a welfare check. What Palm Beach County sheriff's Deputy Jason Cooke may not have known: The home's surveillance system detected motion inside the home and instantly notified Moe Rosoff's sons, who watched the footage from afar and notified authorities, a sheriff's report says. Read More »

Suffolk DA Spota, Top Deputy Indicted for Alleged Cover-up

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Attorney for the Eastern District of NY, said in a written statement. Suffolk County District Attorney Thomas Spota and his chief of investigations were charged Wednesday with covering up the brutal assault of a man who stole a stash of cash and porn from a vehicle belonging to the county's former police chief. Read More »

German president laments 'open wounds' in ties with Russian Federation

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Having pointed out the historical ties between the two nations, Steinmeier said he considers improving relations with Moscow as his personal obligation to the European people. Germany remains one of Russia's leading foreign economic partners and a key investor in the Russian economy, he said, according to a Kremlin transcript of the conference. Read More »

Maina Should Be Appreciated, Not Prosecuted - Family

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Maina. Ado Garba Doguwa Alhassan being mistaken to be the embattled ex-chairman of the Presidential Task Force on Pension Reforms, Abdulrasheed Maina . Consequently, the family said Maina was assured of protection and adequate security by officials of government. The Senate however failed to issue a time frame for the Joint Committees to investigate the matter. Read More »

Won't link my mobile phone number with Aadhaar: Mamata Banerjee

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However, the TMC chief pointed out that the West Bengal government and her party had accepted the Centre's directives to link the Aadhaar cards with PAN as it involves income tax collections. The Trinamool Congress leader also reiterated her demand for a probe into the currency exercise. Terming demonetisation as a "big scam", she said the entire economy has "gone for a toss" due to the arbitrary decision of the central government. Read More »

Girl Wins Boys Golf Tournament But Not Trophy Due To MIAA Rules

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That means Nash not only wasn't announced as victor of a tournament she won, but she won't be able to compete in the state boys individual tournament next week. Her score only counted towards her team's total. "The rule prohibits individual girls from moving on from the tournament, the only way she could have gone on is if our team had been in the top two and we finished 4 so we were not allowed to move forward", Lunenburg High School Athletic Director Pete McCauliff says. Read More »

Maintain a positive atmosphere on ground: Mehbooba to Police

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I will double the award if you convince the militant for surrender. As far as law and order is concerned in Jammu and Kashmir, security forces can't be an alternative to you. "While chronic criminal elements need to be dealt with firmly, care should be taken that innocent civilians are not put to any inconvenience", she said. Read More »

Man Uses Party Balloons to Fly Across Africa

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On Monday, October 23, he strapped himself into a chair, surrounded by safety supplies, gave his teammate a handshake and was on his way. Tom Morgan , 38, drifted almost 16 miles through the sky and reached a height of 1.5 miles after spending two days filling the balloons with helium. Read More »

US mulls South Sudan pressure, cutting aid may not work: United Nations envoy

Haley is the highest-level USA government official to visit South Sudan since President Donald Trump took office. South Sudan, the world's youngest nation, has been embroiled in a major conflict since December 2013, after clashes between forces loyal to President Salva Kiir and the country's former deputy president, Riek Machar, spiraled into an all-out civil war. Read More »

Dog shot dead after woman fatally mauled in ACT

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A person has died overnight after being attacked by a dog in the Canberra suburb of Watson . The man who was attacked received a bite to his leg that was non-life-threatening, and has been treated in hospital. AFP Forensic Services and ACT Policing Criminal Investigations are investigating the incident, and ACT Health is yet to report on the man's condition. Read More »