• India and China stress on stepping up counter-terrorism efforts
India and China stress on stepping up counter-terrorism efforts

Chinese President Xi Jinping agreed that terrorism and violent extremism were on the increase, and at the same time he alluded to the threat from ISIL, saying India and China must step up their counterterrorism efforts. "The Chinese side is very well aware of our concerns, and the need for us to ensure that globally notified terrorists are designat...

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  • Trump, escalating rhetoric, says Clinton
Trump, escalating rhetoric, says Clinton "has to go to jail"

But the tape of Trump's remarks was only the latest in a series of offensive statements from the Republican nominee, who began his campaign alleging Mexico was sending rapists and drug dealers to the United States, and barely let up on his harsh language as the campaign wore on.

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  • Three games to watch: Week 7
Three games to watch: Week 7

They have to host their cross-divisional rival in the No. 1 Alabama Crimson Tide for the Third Saturday in October. The Crimson Tide have won nine in a row against the Volunteers, including the last four in Knoxville. I'd go with "cautiously optimistic". Can the Vols win? As noted above, Alabama turns turnovers into points immediately and Te...

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  • My Wife Belongs In My Kitchen and Other Rooms
My Wife Belongs In My Kitchen and Other Rooms

President Muhammadu Buhari has responded to acontroversial interview granted by his wife, Aisha to the BBC . The leader made the comment in response to a 14 October interview with the BBC , in which Aisha Buhari said she might not support her husband in 2019 presidential election.

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  • Turkey 'determined' to take part in Mosul offensive
Turkey 'determined' to take part in Mosul offensive

Turkey's state-run Anadolu agency earlier said that Turkish-trained forces from Bashiqa would be involved in the planned Mosul operation, citing officials it said were involved in talks with the United States as well as sources in Iraq. Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi has said Turkey risks triggering a regional war. "We would like to tell ...

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  • Donald Trump Fired Khloé Kardashian From Celebrity Apprentice Over Her Weight
Donald Trump Fired Khloé Kardashian From Celebrity Apprentice Over Her Weight

At least three sources said that Trump wanted her gone from the show - not on merit, but because he didn't like her or the way she looked. Further proving that he's got bad sense in all areas of his life, he did refer to Kim Kardashian as "the hot one".

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  • UNESCO Director: Jerusalem Sacred to Jews, Muslims, Christians
UNESCO Director: Jerusalem Sacred to Jews, Muslims, Christians

The proposal, put forth by the Palestinians, along with Egypt, Algeria, Morocco, Lebanon, Oman, Qatar and Sudan, condemns Israel on several issues related to Jerusalem and its holy sites. "With this absurd resolution , UNESCO has lost what little legitimacy it had left, but I believe that the historical truth is much stronger and truth wil...

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  • Ryan's break from Trump prompts talk of GOP rebellion
Ryan's break from Trump prompts talk of GOP rebellion

Trump blasted back, "Because you'd be in jail". "His hands were everywhere". "The endorsement, which like those that have come before focuses on the danger of a Trump presidency, specifically homes in on 'the areas in which we at FP specialize, ' where Trump 'has repeatedly demonstrated his ignorance of the most basic facts of global affairs, let...

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  • Maradona on Veron clash: 'It stays between us'
Maradona on Veron clash: 'It stays between us'

He was joined by other former heroes of the game including Juan Sebastian Veron, Roberto Carlos and the one and only Diego Maradona. "Therefore I will enter the field on Wednesday and will play like in the 90s". I would like to help more than I already do. "People had fun, we're happy", Maradona said. However, the man who is one of the world'...

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  • Clinton campaign accuses Trump of 'possible ties to foreign espionage'
Clinton campaign accuses Trump of 'possible ties to foreign espionage'

He wrote that the country's most powerful conservatives are all Catholic and called their politics "an unbelievable bastardization of the faith". Clinton' campaign chairman, John Pedesta, also suggested Russian intelligence agencies are behind the hacks of his emails .

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  • Pence emerges in NC with praise, 'forgiveness' for Trump
Pence emerges in NC with praise, 'forgiveness' for Trump

Republican vice presidential nominee Mike Pence emerged Monday after a weekend out of the public eye reaffirming his relationship - awkward as it may seem - with Donald Trump. New Jersey Republican Rep. Scott Garrett said Pence would be "the best nominee for the Republican Party to defeat Hillary Clinton". "He's a real human", Stanley said of the...

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  • Dakota Access pipeline work to resume in protest area
Dakota Access pipeline work to resume in protest area

Woodley livestreamed the protest and her arrest on Facebook , showing police with armored vehicles and riot gear. The standoff between the Sioux tribe and the pipeline´s builder has grown into a protest movement in the United States , emboldening Indian tribes, environmentalists and advocates for Native Americans.

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  • USA hits Houthi rebels directly for first time
USA hits Houthi rebels directly for first time

Navy destroyer, U.S. officials said . According to Cook, the initial assessment shows that the radar sites were destroyed. It said that the strikes were carried out in "self defense", reports the CNN. The strikes were retaliation against failed missile attacks on a U.S. navy destroyer in the Red Sea; the latest was carried out on Wednesd...

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  • Eric Trump to campaign for father in Greenwood Village Monday, Greeley Tuesday
Eric Trump to campaign for father in Greenwood Village Monday, Greeley Tuesday

But even as Mr Pence struggled to clean up a disagreement with Mr Trump on Syria, the IN governor - a devout Christian - tried to put Mr Trump's obscene remarks about women behind him. Tuesday's contest was the only time Kaine and Pence will face off in this election, while Trump and Clinton tangle in three contests. Trump has little chance of "m...

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  • Timeline: Nigeria's kidnapped Chibok schoolgirls
Timeline: Nigeria's kidnapped Chibok schoolgirls

According to an April report by the Washington Post , Nigerians harbor intense skepticism toward the released prisoners, who are still largely referred to as " Boko Haram wives". #BringBackOurGirls later sparked after news of the girls' kidnapping made its rounds on the Internet in 2014. Boko Haram long has offered to free the girls in ...

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  • UN to vote on rival Syria resolutions _ and likely veto both
UN to vote on rival Syria resolutions _ and likely veto both

The failure of the Council to resolve the differences between the dueling resolutions reflects the deep divisions between the Western powers and Russian Federation on how to stop the carnage in Aleppo , how to restart a ceasefire, and end the massive flight of refugees, Falk reports.

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  • United States poised to respond to alleged Russian hack
United States poised to respond to alleged Russian hack

Obama on Air Force One to Greensboro, where he was holding a town hall-style meeting with students and campaigning for Hillary Clinton. "Just kiss. I don't even wait", Trump said. The White House has also condemned Trump's comments. Mr Ryan launched a veritable war between Mr Trump and the Republican Party during a Monday conference call with GOP...

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  • Leading Journalist Says Barred From Leaving Pakistan
Leading Journalist Says Barred From Leaving Pakistan

The article , attributed to unidentified officials said to have been present, said that Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif had been chairman of the October 3 meeting, with Lieutenant General Rizwan Akhtar, Pakistan's powerful spy chief, leading the military side.

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  • UK lawmakers press govt for say over Brexit talks with EU
UK lawmakers press govt for say over Brexit talks with EU

The Government's acceptance of the (amended) Labour motion seems to commit it to a further debate before Article 50 is triggered, which the prime minister has said will happen before the end of March. This means Britain will likely reject freedom of movement. "You're taking away individual rights as a matter of national law", said Miller, 51, who...

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  • Three area malls will be closed on Thanksgiving
Three area malls will be closed on Thanksgiving

Electronics retailer hhgregg says it will remain closed on Thanksgiving this year, bucking the growing trend of retailers starting Black Friday sales on Thursday. Hhgregg, Inc .(NYSE:HGG) won't be opening its doors to customers on Thanksgiving Day. Rival RadioShack opened its stores at 8 a.m. on the holiday a year ago.

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