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Saudi urges its citizens to leave Lebanon

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In his absence, Lebanon has been awash with speculation the 47-year old prime minister may be held against his will in Saudi Arabia. He also alluded to his father, Rafik Hariri, who also served as prime minister until he was assassinated in 2005, presumably by Hezbollah. Read More »

Escort accused of shooting Everett client in the head

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A probable cause document filed by police for the woman's arrest described Wallen as an 'emotionless, cold and calculating' escort . 'In the end she said that she shot (the victim) two times in the head because he was preforming oral sex wrong and she did not know how to tell him that , ' the document reads, according to My Everett News in Washington . Read More »

Wind, cold, possible power outages forecast for Friday

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The wind gusts, ranging from 30 to 40 miles per hour throughout the day, will make temperatures in the 30s feel like they're in the teens and even single digits in some areas, Fox 61 meteorologist Rachel Frank said on Thursday night. Record lows could fall in the Northeast on November 11, 2017. The predicted low is around 27 or 28 degrees. The Midwest is already feeling the cold. Read More »

Netanyahu expected to face fifth round of questioning in graft probes

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Mr. Netanyahu was questioned about two ongoing investigations, referred to as Case 1000 and Case 2000. Case 1000 centers on suspicions that Netanyahu received gifts such as expensive champagne and cigars from wealthy businessmen including film producer Arnon Milchan and Australian casino mogul James Packer. Read More »

Dismissed juror in Menendez trial predicts hung jury

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A juror dismissed from Sen. Deliberations in the bribery trial of New Jersey Sen. He has been on trial for more than two months on allegations that he met with various government officials to help his rich doctor friend, Salomon Melgen, resolve an $8.9 million billing dispute with Medicare and secure visas for Melgen's mistresses , among other political favors. Read More »

EU's Vestager seeking details on Apple's recent tax set-up

The figures appear to confirm that only a small proportion of the profits being booked through Ireland by a corporation often described as the most profitable in the world, are being subjected to Irish tax. The Irish government said last month that while it has "never accepted the Commission's analysis" in the Apple case, it was working to recover the taxes. Read More »

Veterans Day - a day of honor, to honor

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All of these positive things will no doubt take place across America this weekend, as the nation marks Veterans Day. The full version of this story will be available to all readers after 2 weeks . "Si Yu'us Ma'ase to all war veterans, all Vietnam Veterans, veterans who have fallen, veterans who are still with us, to all now in the USA armed forces on active duty and to all their families", Apatang said. Read More »

Russian offered to send prostitutes to Trump's hotel room

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According to NBC News , Schiller told Congress that at a 2013 business meeting in Moscow, a "Russian participant" offered to "send five women" to Trump's hotel room. Schiller's lawyer has called the reported information "false and misleading versions of Mr. Schiller's testimony". Donald Trump's longtime bodyguard testified to Congress that the President turned down offers of sexual nature with Russian escorts. Read More »

Deported DACA Applicant Arrested Re-Entering the US Illegally

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Montes says that, on the night of February 18, he had finished dinner with a friend and was seeking a ride home in Calexico, a California border town, when a US agent stopped him and Montes failed to produce identification. Montes said he didn't have his identification on him that would have shown his DACA status, and that agents failed to check their databases. "Our agents witnessed and arrested (Montes) making an illegal entry into the United States for the second time this year", ... Read More »

Roy Moore Reportedly Tried to Initiate Relationships With Four Teenagers

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Moore approached Corfman, outside a courtroom in Alabama, the report said, while her mother was inside at a child custody hearing and struck up a conversation with her. The newspaper formally endorsed Moore's Democratic opponent Doug Jones in the senate race. "I wanted it over with - I wanted out", Corfman told the paper. Read More »

Colbert theorises Donald Trump Jr. may have cost Gillespie the Virginia vote

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Critics have mocked Trump Jr for the gaffe and claimed the mistake was indicative of a lack of intelligence. "'Whoa, I beat the rush". While on his 11-day trip to the Pacific Rim, pugnacious President Donald Trump has been far more restrained than usual talking about North Korean and ruler Kim Jong-un, Stephen Colbert noticed on The Late Show . Read More »

North Atlantic Treaty Organisation to increase mission in Afghanistan by 3000 troops

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Nicholson and Scaparrotti declined to provide details on the numbers, but other North Atlantic Treaty Organisation officials confirmed that coming out of the meeting Thursday there would be a shortfall approaching 10 percent. US intelligence agencies have assessed that the conditions in Afghanistan will nearly certainly deteriorate through next year, even with a modest increase in military assistance from America and its allies. Read More »

Please run in 2020 — Ellen to Biden

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Joe Biden stopped by The Ellen DeGeneres Show on Monday to promote his new book, Promise Me, Dad: A Year of Hope, Hardship, and goal. "I think America is so incredibly well-positioned". Speculation has run through this year that Biden will run in 2020, and the former veep has done little to quiet those talks. In the clips shown on "GMA", Biden didn't name Trump, although he described to Winfrey the characteristics he believes make for a successful leader. Read More »

Expect crude oil to trade positive: Sushil Finance

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Earlier in the day, ConocoPhillips announced a surprise 22% increase in next year's drilling budget, the latest signal that US output may not ebb any time soon. The contract reached a 28-month high earlier this week. USA output expanded for a third week to 9.62 MMbopd, the highest in weekly Energy Information Administration data going back to 1983. Read More »

Unofficial numbers show Democrats dominate Election 2017 in Ridgefield — Blue sweep

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Pennsylvania. Republicans picked the lock on this state's presidential vote last year - and one year later, lost the keys to local offices. Voters chose Republican Robert L. Incumbent Republican Michael Doody retained his title of mayor by receiving the night's highest number of votes (1,377), but that number was almost matched by incumbent Republican Rose Marie Angeloni, who was returned to the Town Council with a total of 1,374 votes and will be sworn in as deputy mayor. Read More »

US Spent $5.6 Trillion on Wars in Middle East and Asia

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Research from the Watson Institute of worldwide and Public Affairs at Brown University found that as of late September, the United States wars combined with "additional spending on Homeland Security and the Departments of Defense and Veterans Affairs" had totalled more than $4.3 trillion since the 9/11 attacks in 2001. Read More »

Topeka weather for Thursday, Nov. 9, 2017: Sunny but chilly today

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Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 miles per hour in the afternoon. East northeast wind around 10 miles per hour. Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 44. Late this evening skies will begin to clear and rain chances move out. Thursday , Nov. 9 - Sunny, with a high near 71. SUNDAY NIGHT: Cloudy skies and rain showers continue, with an overnight low temperature of 39 degrees. Read More »

Boy with allergy dies after eating grilled cheese at pre-K

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Elijah's family said that his pre-kindergarten school knew that he had a severe allergy to dairy when an adult gave him the grilled cheese. Doctors at the Harlem Hospital pediatric emergency room couldn't save him, his family said. "We want to find out exactly what caused Elijah's death and that will mean sorting out exactly where, if any, breakdowns may have occurred at either the school or the hospital", the post states. Read More »

Lagos Police Deny Arresting Bobrisky

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The Acting Commissioner of Police speaking with Vanguard asked: "'Ask him who arrested him, we or to say I don't know about the arrest, and the command did not arrest him and more so he has no problem with us". He said, " I'm not aware of such arrest at the moment ". It would be recalled, the cross-dresser, in a previous post on social media, admitted that he is gay, and that he is ready to go to hell. Read More »

Starbucks Corporation (SBUX) Shares Sold by Northwestern Mutual Investment Management Company LLC

Blackrock Inc holds 2.96 million shares or 0.01% of its portfolio. Inc. increased its stake in shares of Starbucks Corporation by 4.7% during the second quarter. UBS AG set a $67.00 price target on Starbucks Corporation and gave the stock a "buy" rating in a research note on Friday, July 28th. Cowen & Co maintained Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ: SBUX ) rating on Thursday, August 31. Read More »

United States resumes limited visa services in Turkey

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Yıldırım had stated that developments in Iraq and Syria, particularly Washington's support to the Syrian Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG) and Ankara's demand for the extradition of USA -based Fethullah Gülen, accused of masterminding last year's failed coup attempt, would be on the table. Read More »

Federal Indictment of Adidas Exec Suggests Rick Pitino Knew of Alleged Bribery

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The FBI's allegations against Louisville include payments of $100,000 to the family of an unidentified player, believed to be five-star recruit Brian Bowen . "It's been a strain, physically, emotionally, mentally and spiritually", Larranaga told reporters last month. I have to deal with it. After all, it was Gatto who allegedly called him. Read More »

Iowa falls to No. 1 Penn State

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Rutgers has been pretty good on defense, allowing just 24.9 points and 393.9 yards per game. Penn State jumped out to an early advantage and went on to clinch the 3-0 match victory. The last time he got the ball as an offensive player not lined up at quarterback came before the bye week, October 7 against Northwestern. Franklin said, however, it's all about the team. Read More »