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Author: 0 Socialism, capitalism and Trump Jr's Halloween candy

Yet Stevenson agreed with Trump Jr. on one point - that the October holiday is a good moment to share life lessons with children: "When it comes to Halloween", Stevenson said, "I do think it's a great opportunity to teach kids about a well-functioning democracy with a successful market economy".

World Syrian government to take part in National Dialogue Congress - envoy
Author: 0 Syrian government to take part in National Dialogue Congress - envoy

Lavrentyev said Assad would be willing to participate in the proposed talks with other Syrians, which he said would include groups both for and against the government. A new round of Syria peace talks brokered by Iran, Russia and Turkey has begun in the Kazakh capital. The diplomat, who heads Russia's delegation at the Astana talks, last week visited Damascus.

World Odisha Pays Tribute To 'Iron Man' Sardar Patel On 142th Birth Anniversary
Author: 0 Odisha Pays Tribute To 'Iron Man' Sardar Patel On 142th Birth Anniversary

The "Run for Unity" which started from the Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium, witnessed the participation of a large number of people, including sports personalities like Sardar Singh, Deepa Karmakar, Suresh Raina and Karnam Malleswari. After the oath taking ceremony, a "Run for Unity" was organised and commenced from the EPFO office campus. Mr Parrikar revealed that Sardar Patel had cautioned Jawaharlal Nehru, India's first Prime Minister, about the Doklam issue in a three-page letter ...

World How to Watch Manchester United vs. Benfica
Author: 0 How to Watch Manchester United vs. Benfica

Manchester United nearly made sure of a place in the knockout stage of the Champions League by beating Benfica 2-0 at Old Trafford on Tuesday to make it a flawless four wins in Group A. Benfica are the only team in Group A against whom Lukaku has not scored and he will look to alter that as United seek a fourth straight win on Tuesday.

World Watch Sean Hannity Accidentally Refer to Barack Obama as 'President Clinton'
Author: 0 Watch Sean Hannity Accidentally Refer to Barack Obama as 'President Clinton'

Cue laughter and applause from a downtown Chicago theater packed with almost 4,000 Clinton fans who paid $90 or more to hear her promote her account of the 2016 election , " What Happened ". "What did Hil - What did President Clinton, or President Clinton wannabe, President Obama, and key members of the administration, what did they know about the Uranium 1 scandal?" Clinton, in fact, did not approve the sales.

World Suspect arrested in carjacking that killed Chinese student in Utah
Author: 0 Suspect arrested in carjacking that killed Chinese student in Utah

Police say Boutain's wife has been taken into custody at the Salt Lake City County Jail on unrelated charges until authorities from Golden, Colorado can get to Utah. The search for Boutain spanned the mountainside near the campus. "#UteFamily", said the Mighty Utah Student Section on Twitter . No other details were immediately available.

World Azerbaijan, Georgia, Turkey Launch 'Silk Road' Rail Link
Author: 0 Azerbaijan, Georgia, Turkey Launch 'Silk Road' Rail Link

October 30, 2017. the Baku-Tbilisi-Kars (BTK) railway connecting Azerbaijan, Georgia and Turkey has opened following the completion of a 109-km. section from Akhalkalaki, Georgia into Turkey. The inauguration ceremony draw a host of dignitaries, including the Presidents of Azerbaijan, Turkey, Kazakhstan, Georgia and Uzbekistan. Based on current cargo flows the company said it expects to re-route at least two million tonnes of existing cargo flows (principally dry cargo now transported by ...

World Sucker Punch Productions Wows at PGW 2017 With Ghosts of Tsushima Trailer
Author: 0 Sucker Punch Productions Wows at PGW 2017 With Ghosts of Tsushima Trailer

Players will have to use unconventional methods while fighting, abandoning their samurai traditions in the process. In this trailer, which is set in Tsushima in Japan, we can see some graphically flawless scenes from Japan everyday life building up to a scene where the narrator asks the protagonist if he surrenders.

World After Whitefish, UN frets over Puerto Rico reconstruction
Author: 0 After Whitefish, UN frets over Puerto Rico reconstruction

The company has ties to the secretary of the interior, Ryan Zinke , but both sides say there was no wrongdoing. Unfortunately for Puerto Rico, the island could be stuck with the bill for Whitefish's already completed work if FEMA decides to not reimburse what has already been spent.

World Twitter suspends Trump's ally Roger Stone
Author: 0 Twitter suspends Trump's ally Roger Stone

Twitter suspended Stone's account for just over three hours this weekend when he appeared to respond to CNN's Friday night report that charges were filed in the Russian Federation election meddling investigation. By any measure, though, several of Stone's tweets violated Twitter's standards of conduct , which bar "hateful conduct", "harassment" and messages that promote violence.

Author: 0 SpaceX Aces Another Rocket Landing After Launching Korean Satellite

There will come a day when SpaceX landing a rocket back on Earth after launching a payload to space isn't a news story, but today is not that day. If successful, the tail-down landing on the "drone ship" would be the 19th by a Falcon booster in less than two years since SpaceX first accomplished the feat.

Author: 0 A Federal Judge Just Blocked Donald Trump's Transgender Military Ban

Armed Forces. She directed a return to the situation that existed before Trump announced his new policy this summer, saying the administration had provided no solid evidence for why a ban should be implemented. The Trump administration had asked the court to dismiss the lawsuit; Kollar-Kotelly refused to do so, and Minter said it's possible the case will go to trial.

World Man dressed as Santa Claus shoots, seriously injures 3 at Halloween party
Author: 0 Man dressed as Santa Claus shoots, seriously injures 3 at Halloween party

It happened around 6:15 a.m. Sunday in the 5500 block of Avenue F in Austin. The suspect was described to police as a white male dressed in a Santa Claus outfit. Typically, Knouse said, police do not expect an uptick in violence around the Halloween holiday. Police believe he was the only individual responsible for the shooting.

World Puerto Rico's governor wants controversial $300 million Whitefish contract canceled
Author: 0 Puerto Rico's governor wants controversial $300 million Whitefish contract canceled

Whitefish Energy, which had just two employees the day Hurricane Maria hit Puerto Rico, now has about 325 people working on restringing transmission lines, clearing debris and erecting fallen poles. Gov. Ricardo Rosselló said that the contract was a distraction after critics in the electric power industry, Congress and the Federal Emergency Management Agency raised questions about whether the company, Whitefish Energy, was well equipped to respond to the hurricane damage.

World Alerts for heavy rains, high winds issued for Cayuga County
Author: 0 Alerts for heavy rains, high winds issued for Cayuga County

Cebulko said wind gusts in some places could reach as high as 60 miles per hour but will vary across the region. Even higher gusts are possible along the shoreline and especially areas of southern Middlesex and New London counties. Most of the state can see 1-3 inches of rain in CT. This will allow for cooler air to usher in, likely high peaks will see a snow shower or two. This could lead to a couple of snow showers early Monday morning.

World Army forces advancing into last den of Daesh in Iraq: Prime minister
Author: 0 Army forces advancing into last den of Daesh in Iraq: Prime minister

Islamic State's self-declared cross-border caliphate effectively collapsed in July, when US -backed Iraqi forces captured Mosul, the group's de facto capital in Iraq, in a grueling battle which lasted nine months. Over 3,400 British bombs have been dropped on Islamic State (IS, formerly ISIS/ISIL) targets in Syria and Iraq, new analysis reveals. During that same day, Iraqi police forces were able to repel a major attack by the Islamic State group in the city of Tikrit, capital of the central ...

World Charges filed in the Russian election interference investigation, sources say
Author: 0 Charges filed in the Russian election interference investigation, sources say

A person or people could be taken into custody as early as Monday, according to CNN and the Wall Street Journal . The nature of the charges were not revealed, but the investigation focused not only on the Trump campaign activities but obstruction of justice by President Trump after he fired FBI director James Comey .

World Tropical Storm Watch Issued For Parts Of Keys & Southeast Florida
Author: 0 Tropical Storm Watch Issued For Parts Of Keys & Southeast Florida

NHC advised that the Cayman Islands, western and central Cuba, northern Bahamas, South Florida and the Florida Keys could face tropical storm conditions. A couple of brief tornadoes are also possible along the Florida Keys and southern Florida as early as Saturday afternoon and evening. It is expected to intensify some and become Tropical Storm Philippe by tonight, the hurricane center said.

World Bombs kill at least 17 in Somalia's capital Mogadishu
Author: 0 Bombs kill at least 17 in Somalia's capital Mogadishu

In the first attack, a suicide auto bomb rammed into the popular Nasahablod Two hotel, about 600 metres from the presidential place, before gunmen stormed the building. Turkish Foreign Ministry condemned Saturday's terrorist attack in Somali capital Mogadishu that claimed the lives of at least 10 people, Anadolu reported.

Author: 0 Texas girl, 10, with cerebral palsy faces deportation after trip to hospital

They sent Rosa Maria with a cousin to the hospital because the cousin is a U.S. citizen and could pass through the checkpoint. In response to intense criticism over a decision to put a girl from Mexico with special needs in deportation proceedings and transfer her to a child care facility in San Antonio , a Border Patrol official said Thursday that agents' hands were tied when they encountered Rosa Maria Hernandez this week at an immigration checkpoint near Freer.

Author: 0 World's first 'robot citizen' with human emotions is wild creepy

Back at the conference , Sophia threw shade on Elon Musk, the CEO of SpaceX and Tesla, when she was asked about the evil futuristic robots depicted in films like Blade Runner 2049. Please say "No"." Surprisingly, Sophia responded with "OK. Banzhaf, predicting that some individual country or global tribunal will now soon be forced to confront the argument that a robot like Sophia has certain legal rights, and may even be forced to grant such a robot certain rights.

Author: 0 27 killed in firecracker factory fire near Jakarta, Indonesia

Parts of the building collapsed after being gutted by the blaze which scorched nearby cars. Witnesses said they heard a huge blast, followed by smaller ones which echoed across the neighbourhood in Tangerang. "I don't know how it happened, I was working outside of the factory and there were some explosions, four cars exploded and nearly all motorbikes also exploded", Ade, who suffered burns to his arms and legs, told AFP.

Author: 0 Tester Blasts Plan to Increase Glacier Park Entrance Fee

The National Park Service has proposed entry fee increases at 17 national parks, including Yellowstone and Glacier, aimed at raising money for deferred maintenance. Acadia now charges $50 for its annual entrance pass fee. The peak season fees could raise national park revenue by $70 million per year, Zinke said.