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Grier throws for four touchdowns in West Virginia's win over K


At half time, freshman quarterback Skylar Thompson threw for 70 yards for the Wildcats, while Grier threw 275 yards for the Mountaineers. The Mountaineers' first four drives ended with the two turnovers and two three-and-outs. Kansas St., Warmack 14-96, Thompson 18-53, Silmon 5-15, Barnes 3-6, Dimel 2-3. But penalties stalled the drive, including a crucial offensive pass interference call on a third down play that would've moved the chains. Read More »

Iran rejects Macron call for talks on Iranian missiles


The Iranian Foreign Ministry has responded to the call of the French President to hold talks on the country's ballistic missile program, firmly rejecting the idea and noting that it is exclusively defensive in nature. Qassemi finally noted that Iran expects the French government to adopt tangible measures including pressurizing its allies into immediately stopping their war and bloodshed in Yemen in order to establish ceasefire and restore peace and stability to the country. Read More »

A blast of Arctic air brings freezing cold to New England


Expect cold temperatures Friday . Overnight lows will end up in the teens by daybreak Saturday , which will be enough to challenge record lows. A bitterly cold air Arctic mass settles in, with dropping temperatures and an intense northwesterly wind. Read More »

Japan PM Abe Says Welcomes Broad Agreement on TPP Trade Deal


Talks fell into disarray on Friday when Japan's President Shinzo Abe canceled a meeting of leaders from the TPP countries after Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau did not arrive there. "The 11 countries led by Japan, we are trying to come up with our new version", Najib said. "After two days of the TPP ministerial-level meeting in Da Nang, we all agreed on the deal's new name and not to make amendments to the original texts but freeze the implementation of some clauses to ensure balance ... Read More »

Flags, flyovers excite cheering crowds at 98th annual Veterans Day parade


Firetrucks, motorcycles, bands and of course American flags filled the street. Boulton said they made a decision to take in the parade during one of her rare free Saturday afternoons. "It's a great recognition of (veterans') past and their accomplishments", he said. Wearing a shirt with the U.S. Navy on the front and a Vietnam Vet hat, he said he didn't think younger generations appreciated the sacrifices of veterans. Read More »

3 takeaways from Hokies' loss to Georgia Tech


Virginia Tech rallied from a 21-9 second-half deficit to take a 22-21 lead with 7:27 to go on a Greg Stroman 24-yard picksix. Last year, the Yellow Jackets ripped off two scoring runs of longer than 50 yards in their win over Virginia Tech . Read More »

Mumbai cops tow vehicle with woman breastfeeding baby inside it


A good samaritan who had come to SV Road for some work intervened and kept telling Rane that the lady was feeding the child inside the vehicle since it was ill and so she repeatedly kept requesting him to stop the auto. "The issue will be dealt appropriately and sternly and the report will be submitted to me on Sunday". The woman said that the constable should have shown some humanity. Read More »

U.S. and Somali Strikes on Shabab Said to Kill Nearly 100 Militants


The U.S. military says it has carried out 22 airstrikes this year against the al-Qaida-linked al-Shabab and the smaller Islamic State group presence in Somalia after the Trump administration approved expanded military efforts. The US military announced Thursday it had killed " several militants" in a drone strike against Al-Shabaab extremist group in Somalia. Mr. Abdurahman Omar Osman said the early Saturday operations, which were carried out by Somali and global partners, targeted a ... Read More »

Iran blamed for oil pipeline explosion in Bahrain


Bahrain's Interior Minister also accused Iran of being involved in the recent acts of terrorism that targeted the kingdom, including the oil pipe blast. "A further investigation is now underway to identify the perpetrators and to bring them to justice", added the Ministry. According to a statement by the civil defence, residents close to the incident near Buri village, about 15 kilometres from the capital Manama, were evacuated to a safe shelter. Read More »

Gujarat Assembly polls : Congress clears names of 70 candidates for 1st phase


The official announcement will be done after this week. When BJP is suffering first time from Patidar rebellion led by Hardik patel over reservation the caste. Under which the beneficiaries and other people of the community can be given the benefit. "This shows that Congress has fallen in its own trap". Quota agitation leader Hardik Patel-led Patidar Anamat Andolan Samiti (PAAS) had earlier held a meeting with State Congress leaders, where they reached an agreement on four of the five ... Read More »

Veterans Day to bring cool temps, clear skies


South southeast wind around 7 miles per hour. Sunday: Showers will fade away through the morning, then it will be dry and sunny across the region. Thursday night will be mostly clear with lows around 50. Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 41. Thursday Night: 40 percent chance of showers/thunderstorms, mostly cloudy - low around 47. Read More »

U.S. soldier killed in Niger apparently was executed


When Boubacar went to the location, a bushy area roughly a mile from the ambush site, he saw Johnson's body lying face down, he said. Johnson was one of four USA soldiers and five Niger servicemen killed in an October incident, but Johnson wasn't found for two days after he went missing. Read More »

Trading Overview of Two Stock: Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (FCX)

Out of 15 total analysts who were surveyed, 1 rated it a Moderate sell, 3 rated it a Strong Sell, 7 rated it hold, and 4 rated it a Strong Buy. Therefore 64% are positive. In the most recent financial results released by Freeport-McMoRan Inc., for the quarter ending on 2017-09-30, the company posted EPS of 0.34. The company has a quick ratio of 1.32, a current ratio of 2.02 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.23. Read More »

DOCCS: Convicted rapist from CNY who removed Global Positioning System bracelet spotted in Pennsylvania


The Department of Corrections & Community Supervision warns that Ronald Cook should be considered unsafe. Officials said Cook should be considered unsafe. Cook is described as being a white male, 5-foot 9-inches tall, weighing 240 pounds, with grey hair and hazel eyes. Cook was released from the hospital and onto the Strict and Intensive Supervision and Treatment program. Read More »

North Korea Slams Trump's 'Warmonger' Asia Tour


North Korea on November 11 slammed what it called U.S. President Donald Trump's "warmonger" Asia tour, saying it would only accelerate Pyongyang's push for a full-fledged nuclear deterrent. Trump issued a stern message to North Korea that Washington "will not be intimidated" as he wrapped up a visit to South Korea with a speech to the National Assembly in Seoul. Read More »

Pakistan put off West Indies series to March

West Indies' Sunil Narine celebrates taking the wicket of England's David Willey. The tour was initially supposed to happen in November this year but has had to be rescheduled due to unforeseen circumstances. Windies will face Pakistan in Lahore on March 29 and 31 and April 1 after the tour was postponed from its initial November schedule. He said the ICC bilateral series would be finalised next year by February. Read More »

PoK belongs to Pak, it can't be retrieved through war: Farooq Abdullah


Terming the statement of Farooq Abdullah as "absurd and non-serious", JKLF chairman said that to remain in news Farooq Abdullah always issues controversial statements like these but people of Jammu Kashmir are fully aware of his "irresponsible character, his non-seriousness and the level to which he can stoop down for his selfish gains and because of these facts no one takes his statements seriously". Read More »

Swedish radio station hijacked to play Isis recruitment song


Jakob Gravestam, a spokesman for the Bauer Media group, said the incident would be reported to police and the Swedish government agency that monitors electronic communications, among others. The song includes lyrics which aim to lure Westerners into joining IS, and speaks of temptations including maidens waiting in paradise for fighters. Read More »

Pictures of New Delhi show just how bad its smog problem is


If the Delhi chief minister did this, it would imply that he empathised with those farmers who did not have the means to dispose of the paddy stubble on their own, he said. Doctors say the microscopic particles can penetrate deep into the lungs, increasing the risk of heart attacks and strokes. On top of the agenda of Friday's meeting were ways to improve compliance with the Graded Response Action Plan notified this January to tackle alarming levels of air pollution in Delhi-NCR. Read More »

How Will The Louis CK Scandal Affect The Future Of FX?

But with FX forcefully distancing themselves from him, that era seems ended with such force as to retroactively recast, at least, Louie; whether those shows he produced behind the scenes will be tarnished, too, is a different question, and I hope the answer is no. Read More »

Israeli Forces Shoot Down Drone on Syrian Border - IDF


The official speaker of the army of Israel Yonatan Conicus refuted the statement saying that the downed drone belonged to Russian Federation. Israel shot down a Syrian military spy drone near the border on Saturday, the Israeli military said. Read More »

Pune university's vegetarian criterion for medals sparks row


One of the students, Kuldeep Ambekar, a student from the Ranade Institute said, "The conditions stipulated are not merely weird or laughable, but downright offensive and discriminatory". However, it became the centre of controversy after the SPPU recently invited applications for the medal from outstanding post-graduate students from non-science streams. Read More »

Odd-even scheme to be back? NGT to decide today


However, it said, all emergency vehicles will get exemption during the odd-even scheme . Cab companies here on Friday said they have accepted the Delhi government's request to not effect surge pricing for successful implementation of the odd-even scheme, which will be enforced in the city from November 13 to 17. Read More »

Iraq launches offensive to recapture last IS-held district of Rawa


Rami Abdurrahman, who heads the Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitoring group, says he doesn't have such a report on al-Baghdadi's whereabouts. ISIL has met a series of defeats in Syria and Iraq after it made major advances across the two countries four years ago and declared its aim to build a caliphate. Read More »

Putin, Trump to meet in Vietnam


The Kremlin quickly promoted the agreement as the White House stayed silent. The officials weren't authorized to comment publicly and requested anonymity. Trump also wants to Russian Federation to squeeze Kim. The relationship between Trump and Putin always draws great scrutiny. In Beijing, Trump appealed to both China and Russian Federation to act quickly to resolve the North Korean nuclear crisis. Read More »

Delhi Smog: All Schools in Gurugram to be Closed Till November 11


The Gurugram Traffic Police has been told to divert heavy traffic away from Delhi, an official said. "Why is the Centre mum over this problem?" In the ongoing political slugfest between Delhi, Haryana and Punjab Governments over the problem of smog, Haryana senior Minister Anil Vij on Thursday went onto demanding that Arvind Kejriwal led Delhi Government should give grants to the farmers of Haryana for not burning stubble. Read More »