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World Latest Gallup poll: Americans favor marijuana legalization more than ever before
Author: 0 Latest Gallup poll: Americans favor marijuana legalization more than ever before

Public support for marijuana legalization remained stagnant for decades until reaching 34 percent in 2001 and has steadily grown each successive year. In 1969 when tracking began, 12 percent supported legalizing the drug, according to Gallup. Members of the Trump administration, including Attorney General Jeff Sessions , have come out against marijuana usage.

World It's Sherin's body, say U.S. cops; father held
Author: 0 It's Sherin's body, say U.S. cops; father held

Five hours after Sherin disappeared, he called police. Wesley Mathews is in custody charged with Injury to a Child. Then, on October 22, detectives found Sherin's remains in the nearby culvert. Mathews and his wife Sini had adopted Sherin two years ago from an orphanage in Bihar. The Nalanda district police superintendent Sudheer Kumar Porikha said that in most case, the authorities were not informed when kids were adopted from child care centers.

World Harvey Weinstein scandal: New accuser files first lawsuit against Weinstein Company
Author: 0 Harvey Weinstein scandal: New accuser files first lawsuit against Weinstein Company

Actress Natassia Malthe told reporters that Weinstein barged into her London hotel room late at night in 2010, removed his trousers, began masturbating and then forced himself on her. Messing participated in the #MeToo movement that took social media by storm over a week ago, revealing to her 439k followers that she's experienced sexual harassment or sexual assault.

World ₹5.35 lakh crore for new road project
Author: 0 ₹5.35 lakh crore for new road project

It is the country's second-largest highways project after the National Highway Development Project that saw development of about 50,000 km of roads and highways. This will be financed with Rs 0.97-lakh crore from CRF and Rs 0.59-lakh crore as Gross Budgetary support. In line with the plan, public sector banks were given Rs 25,000 crore in 2015-16, and similar amount has been earmarked for the following years.

World Father of missing Indian girl held
Author: 0 Father of missing Indian girl held

Since the discovery of a child's body by police on Sunday, which they believe to be that of Sherin, her father has been re-arrested and charged with a further felony offense. Mathews was previously taken into custody after reporting the incident to authorities and had been released on bail, according to police. Earlier on Monday, the police department said they had "most likely" found the body of Sherin Mathews from a culvert near her home in Richardson.

Author: 0 Grassley backs releasing JFK assassination files

This is the correct decision". But it's unlikely the documents will contain any big revelations on a tragedy that has stirred conspiracy theories for decades, Judge John Tunheim told The Associated Press last month. Galloway said: "I have always believed that the deep state of the U.S. which is trying now to suppress these files is implicated somehow in this atrocious murder".

Author: 0 Mega Millions ticket price to rise to $2

Mega Millions is also changing the range of numbers that players have to chose from, which will make the odds of winning the second prize of $1 million or more slightly better than they are now. But those whose eyes are on the top prize can pay $3 for two entries to jackpot-only tickets, according to the lottery. Initially, Georgia, Massachusetts, Nebraska, Ohio, South Dakota, and Texas will offer the Just the Jackpot option.

World United States ready to put nuclear bombers on 24-hour alert
Author: 0 United States ready to put nuclear bombers on 24-hour alert

Putting B-52s back on 24-hour alert, Mount concluded, "would precipitously raise the risk of accidents , strain an aging force , and ensure a destabilizing Russian response ". US President Donald Trump said Sunday that his administration was "prepared for anything" in connection with North Korea. In an escalating war of words last month, Trump referred to the North Korean leader as " Rocket Man " and one of "a band of criminals".

World Envoy warnings as Kenya's divisive poll re-run approaches
Author: 0 Envoy warnings as Kenya's divisive poll re-run approaches

Opposition leader, Raila Odinga has pulled out, saying the poll won't be free and fair. Odinga had asked supporters not to participate in the repeat election because he said more reforms to the electoral commission were needed after the Supreme Court annulled an August 8 vote because of what it described as irregularities and illegalities.

World Child's body found while searching for missing toddler
Author: 0 Child's body found while searching for missing toddler

Search dogs helped find the body inside a culvert that runs under East Spring Valley Road near South Bowser Road. "She was 2.5 years old when the NRI couple adopted her on June 23 last year in a small ceremony which was attended by the then Superintendent of Police Ashish Kumar".

World 'Upset and Hurt': Fallen Soldier's Widow on Trump's Condolence Call
Author: 0 'Upset and Hurt': Fallen Soldier's Widow on Trump's Condolence Call

One of Sgt. Johnson's sisters, Tornisha Ghent, said she'll remember him for his extraordinary personality. "I'm gonna remember that bike", she said. It was her first interview after a Democratic congresswoman accused Trump of being callous in the call by telling the widow that her husband "knew what he signed up for".

World Sunday weather: Rainy morning, then scattered showers
Author: 0 Sunday weather: Rainy morning, then scattered showers

A higher chance of rain will arrive this weekend, specifically Saturday night . Sunday Night: Showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Highs will be in the upper 70s. Tuesday night will be partly cloudy. Wind: W/SW 10 miles per hour. Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. Tomorrow, mostly cloudy skies to start, and a chance for showers and storms.

World Golmaal Again Has A Rocking Day 2 (Saturday) At The Box Office!
Author: 0 Golmaal Again Has A Rocking Day 2 (Saturday) At The Box Office!

The opening collection of Zaira and Aamir's film SecretSuperstar was Rs 4.80 Cr. Since the film has received positive reviews, it will definitely help the film to sustain well in the weekdays. However, the real test of time will start after the first weekend. It has been over 10 years since the first installment of the Golmaal franchise was released, and needless to say, all the films have been entertaining and left viewers in splits.

World Missing Pak journalist rescued after over two years
Author: 0 Missing Pak journalist rescued after over two years

According to Justice (r) Javed Iqbal, Shahzadi was recovered from the Pakistan-Afghanistan border by security forces. He also points out that the tribals from Balochistan and Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa provinces have played a key role in her recovery.

World Melania Trump could not, would not have a body double
Author: 0 Melania Trump could not, would not have a body double

That so was Melania the other day on the South Lawn of the White House in the trench coat looking like Inspector Gadget. As you may remember, during the 2016 election a similar theory floated around pro-Trump and Russian troll social media accounts concerning Hillary Clinton, who was said to be-in addition to a murderer and a criminal-flagrantly concealing her dramatically failing health via a body double.

World India rout Pakistan 4-0, face Malaysia in Asia Cup hockey final
Author: 0 India rout Pakistan 4-0, face Malaysia in Asia Cup hockey final

The second goal for Team India came in the 51st minute when Harmanpreet Singh converted the penalty corner with power, making no mistake to give a 2-0 lead over their arch-rivals. In their last face-off, India won 3-1 against Pakistan. After a quiet third quarter, Gurjant extended India's lead from close range when he was set up by Uthappa, Lalit and Akashdeep's combined play in the right flank.

Author: 0 How Europe can save the Iran nuclear deal

The fact that Tehran could not accept these terms and that the Trump administration is likely to enforce them increases the likelihood of the crisis escalating. Mr Trump has not broken the letter of the nuclear deal, but he has disrupted it enough to damage investment and trade with Iran. President Trump refused to recertify Iran's compliance with the JCPOA on October 13, saying, "since the signing of the nuclear agreement, the regime's risky aggression has only escalated".

World Two federal judges halt Trump's third travel ban
Author: 0 Two federal judges halt Trump's third travel ban

For good measure, Watson pointed out all the times Trump has launched Twitter tirades about his travel ban. While agreeing that the administration's national security goals are important, Watson said that the government had failed to prove that letting people affected by the ban into the country would directly harm the interests of the United States.

World 3 men charged in shooting after Richard Spencer speech
Author: 0 3 men charged in shooting after Richard Spencer speech

Tenbrink told reporters on camera that he admired Spencer ─ who speaks in favor of creating a white "ethno state" ─ because he was "not afraid to say the things that no one else will". Heather Heyer, 32, was killed in Charlotesville on 12 August 2017, when another white supremacist rammed a auto into a crowd of pedestrians protesting against the "Unite the Right" rally, yet another violent Spencer-backed event.

World U.S. explorer strikes deal to continue search for MH370
Author: 0 U.S. explorer strikes deal to continue search for MH370

After almost three years of combing the ocean without success, the Malaysian, Chinese and Australian governments in January chose to suspend the search for the jetliner until "credible new information" is available. Some debris definitively linked to the plane has been found, but for the most part its whereabouts remains a mystery. The plane was on its way to Beijing with 239 people on board, with over two-thirds of the passengers Chinese.

World Singapore prime minister warns that North Korea issue is 'different this time'
Author: 0 Singapore prime minister warns that North Korea issue is 'different this time'

In a separate statement on Thursday, the South Korean navy said the Korea-based three-axis system that includes Kill Chain, Seoul's pre-emptive strike system, is under review. - Kim Jong-un desperately wants relations with the U.S. In particular, they stressed the need for China and Russian Federation to play a greater role in reining in North Korea and have the regime return to the negotiation table.

World White Nationalist, Richard Spencer, to Speak at UF Today
Author: 0 White Nationalist, Richard Spencer, to Speak at UF Today

The added precaution stems partly from Gov. Rick Scott's Wednesday decision to declare a state of emergency before the event. It is his first event since he and other white supremacists participated in the "Unite the Right" rally in Charlottesville, Virginia that turned deadly.