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Jane Fonda Makes Controversial Statement About Women Abused by Harvey Weinstein

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Also, as the Vulture article notes, there's quite a bit of irony about two famous, white women talking about how it's unjust that the Weinstein scandal has only gained attention for having famous, white victims. This past March, Fonda revealed in an interview with Brie Larson that she too is a survivor of rape and sexual abuse. 'If you steal money, you probably get arrested and convicted, because everybody says stealing is wrong, ' she pointed out. Read More »

Roger Stone's Twitter account has been suspended after Trump-Russia meltdown

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Stone's rant followed CNN's report that criminal charges had been filed in Mueller's investigation into whether or not Russian Federation swayed the 2016 election into Trump's favor. He has admitted that he communicated with "Guccifer 2 .0", the hacker whom the Federal Bureau of Investigation has linked to Russian interference in the 2016 election. Read More »

Wisconsin governor orders ban on boycotts of Israel

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The East Jerusalem al-Quds municipality issued permits on Wednesday to add 176 units in Israel's Nof Zion settlement, surrounded by the Palestinian district of Jabal Mukaber. The decades-long Palestinian-Israeli conflict emerged since the Israeli occupation of Palestinian territories and the Western-backed creation of Israel in 1948. Read More »

Assassinio Kennedy: Trump annuncia la pubblicazione di file segreti

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Che cosa sapevano le agenzie di intelligence, e come agirono? Il documento rientra nell'ambito delle indagini sulla possibilità che, dietro l'omicidio di Kennedy potesse esserci davvero Cuba. I funzionari citati dalla fonte sostengono che non vi è alcuna connessione tra Oswald e l'Urss , e lo descrivono come un " killer nevrotico ". Dopo così tanto tempo, perché rimandare di altri sei mesi la pubblicazione di una piccola parte dell'intero dossier? In altri documento, sempre relativo ... Read More »

Sophia, the first robot citizen

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Sophia the robot was developed by the Hong Kong firm Hanson Robotics . Yes. It bestowed citizenship on Sophia ahead of the Future Investment Initiative, held in the kingdom's capital city of Riyadh. She also added that she is "very honoured and proud of this unique distinction". But she appeared to swerve questions directed at robots' self-awareness, and instead poked fun at comments made by Elon Musk that AI is a "fundamental risk to human civilisation". Read More »

Trump Tweets Happy Birthday Wishes to the Wrong Lee Greenwood

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You and your lovely song have made such a difference. He ended up directing his public endorsement at a relatively anonymous Washington , D.C., lawyer who has 539 followers on Twitter. He says Steyer "has been fighting me and my Make America Great Again agenda from the beginning", adding the billionaire environmentalist "never wins elections!" "Unfortunately, the country singer's twitter handle is "@ TheLeeGreenwood ". Read More »

Family wanted me to hold party reins: Maryam Nawaz

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As for as her personal role, Maryam says that the political chapter of her life has been a recent one. Punjab Cheif Minister Shehbaz Sharif is expected to travel to London on Sunday, sources informed Geo News on Saturday. Harris said. She added that she would not have been able to allocate time to politics had her children been small. "Despite being indicted, Sharif is roaming freely but Sharjeel Memon, who is yet to be indicted, is behind bars", he added. Read More »

Prison inmate's escape discovered two days later

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State police learned of his escape from the South Central Regional Jail at around 1 a.m. Friday. This surveillance photo from the Southcentral Regional Jail shows Todd Boyes minutes before he walked out of the jail Wednesday. Boyes was scheduled to be sentenced on the charges Friday morning. He was also wanted for several carjackings in Ohio. According to WSAZ, Boyes somehow obtained khaki trousers, white sneakers and a dark-colored shirt. Read More »

Japan: Teen sues school for forcing to dye brown hair black

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The school reportedly told the girl that even a "blonde-haired foreign-exchange student would have to dye their hair black" under school rules. The girl claimed that teachers inflicted psychological damage on the student, accusing her of having brown hair since she is from a "single-mother household". Read More »

Don't forget the clocks go back tonight

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A man called William Willett wrote a whole pamphlet about it in 1907 called "The Waste of Daylight" about how people wasted valuable hours of light during the summer. When do the clocks go back in the United States? In Spain you should turn your clocks back one hour at 3am on Sunday, October 29 to 2am but the Canary Islands change their clocks one hour earlier. Read More »

Top Republican suggests possible compromise with White House on 401(k) changes

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As it's now framed, the overhaul would eliminate the state and local tax deduction, a write-off that disproportionately benefits taxpayers in high-tax, high-cost states like California . Most of the rest of the GOP delegation declined to comment on their vote or did not respond to interview requests. That change would help Republicans raise tax revenues to help offset tax cuts in the larger proposal, which they are planning to unveil November 1 and review the following week. Read More »

Notre Dame vs. NC State Live Stream

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But Wolfpack coach Dave Doeren, who grew up in a Catholic household in Kansas, has seen Notre Dame and those golden domes many times . The Irish rank sixth nationally in rushing offense (317.9) with run-based junior quarterback Brandon Wimbush (508 yards, 10 touchdowns) and junior running back Josh Adams (967 yards, eight scores, 9.2 average) leading the way. Read More »

Amadeu: Our worst game

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The second half began with another sprightly move from Mali inside three minutes, with Drame's low cross from the right nearly meeting an unmarked N'Diaye inside the box. Lassana N'Diaye, on the other hand, has an added motivation as he is still in the race for the Golden Boot. Another heartening development for the Africans is the return of their central midfielder Mohamad Camara, who had to sit out the Spain match due to double booking. Read More »

Nine UK sailors dismissed after failing drug tests

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Learning of their activities, senior officers ordered crew-wide drugs tests before allowing them back on board. Nine servicemen of Royal Navy have been fired after a drug was found in their blood while on duty amid reports of drug parties on the vessel, worldwide media reported. Read More »

Led Military Coalition Announce Iraq-Kurdish Ceasefire

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It also called on both parties to go back to dialogue based on a timeframe to end the crisis which resulted from the independence referendum which Kurdistan held. But the top USA general in Iraq warned this week that the battle against the extremists is not yet over, and said the dispute with the Kurds has diverted precious resources. Read More »

India not rigid, open to dialogue

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In the first articulation of its strategy to counter China's growing influence in the region and across the world, a senior Trump administration official on Friday provided a broad framework of Washington working with Tokyo, New Delhi , and Canberra to arrive at what could in the near-term be a quadrilateral architecture that could later grow beyond that. Read More »

Need more internal democracy in political parties: Narendra Modi

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Modi also said that the country has witnessed the positive role played by media in making the Swach Bharat Mission a success. Seen as a veiled attack on reports of Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi soon occupying top party past, Modi demanded that people should discuss whether democratic values are enshrined in the core value of the political party. Read More »

CBSE calling in applicants for compartment, improvement, and failed candidates

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The Board is also inviting the applications from class 10 from the private candidates. This year, the UP Board has released the exam Time Tables earlier, so that students may start their preparation for the board exams. Any candidate who has passed Board examination can apply for an additional subject from the list of subjects provided on the CBSE website, within six years of passing the examination which means candidates who passed between 2012 and 2017 are eligible to apply. Read More »

Australia foreign chief stands in for PM after deputy ousted

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Having renounced his New Zealand citizenship, Joyce will now stand in a by-election on December 2 in the constituency he thought he already represented. Mr Joyce finds favour with supporters while beginning his by-election campaign yesterday. "Matt Canavan has been sworn in again as Minister for Resources for Northern Australia and Fiona Nash's former portfolios will be undertaken by Darren Chester, and in the case of regional communications, Communications Minister Mitch Fifield". Read More »

Bihar: Five killed after consuming illicit liquor in Rohtas

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They had allegedly consumed illicit liquor. The Deputy Inspector General of Police along with the District Magistrate have arrived at the spot and inspected the situation. The police seized three bottles of foreign liquor, two litres of country liquor and two kilograms of Ganja . The blockade was lifted after the DM announced action against the "erring cops". Read More »

Local police departments host prescription drug take-back day

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Michigan State Police's 30 posts will participate in the one-day "Take-Back" effort, and like the Dearborn Police they will not accept liquids or needles. "What we're really after is those prescription and controlled drugs", Capt. Gibbs said. Richmond residents have the convenience of disposing of prescription drugs weekdays in secure bins provided by CVS pharmacy at Richmond Police Headquarters, 200 W. Read More »

Agartala gets Rajdhani Express train that will run once a week

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Tripura Governor Tathagata Roy, Members of Parliament Shankar Prasad Datta and Jitendra Choudhury, PWD Minister Badal Choudhury, Power Minister Manik Dey and top railway officials were present. The Agartala-Delhi Rajdhani Express will be the Northeast region's third Rajdhani. The 14-coach train, with one AC first class, two AC two tiers, eight AC three tiers and one pantry vehicle and two power cum luggage vans, will stop at 16 stations in Tripura, Assam, West Bengal, Bihar and Uttar ... Read More »

Mogadishu hit with hotel attack two weeks after deadly truck bombing

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At least seven people have been killed and several injured. A local reporter told VOA he saw nine dead people. The al Shabab extremist group has quickly claimed responsibility for the suicide vehicle bomb that detonated outside the Nasa-Hablod hotel, which is frequented by politicians and other members of Mogadishu's elite. Read More »

West Virginia football 2018 schedule announced

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OSU has a clear statistical edge there, ranking third in the league in scoring (22.3 ppg) to West Virginia's seventh (29 ppg), as well as second in pass defense and third in total defense. Maybe not so much for the defenses. The 2018 schedule for the West Virginia football team has been released, and it's pretty favorable to the Mountaineers. Read More »

Key US House lawmaker sees progress allaying tax deduction concerns

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Most economists scoff at such claims, and a new report by the Urban-Brookings Tax Policy Center finds that, even using a "dynamic" analysis that factors in economic feedback effects, the blueprint released last month would only boost growth for the first few years - and then lead to slower growth. Read More »

Barca Working on Coutinho Deal (Yawn)

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According to Spanish source Sport , Liverpool star Philippe Coutinho will ignore the advances of French giants PSG during the January transfer window as he looks to seal a move to Spanish club Barcelona. According to Diario Gol, Iniesta has told members of the Barcelona hierarchy that Coutinho is not needed, despite the club having seemingly made a breakthrough in attempts to bring the Brazil worldwide to Spain. Read More »