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Harvey Weinstein allegedlly molested and raped Charmed' starlet Rose McGowan

Harvey Weinstein allegedlly molested and raped Charmed' starlet Rose McGowan The report also details how Sivan met Weinstein along with a few other people at a popular Italian restaurant in Manhattan and then rode with him to Socialista , a Cuban-themed club, and restaurant. Following the Times' report Thursday, Weinstein's attorney, Lisa Bloom , said in a statement that "he denies numerous accusations as patently false". [Full Article...]

Trump religious objection order upends LGBT protections

But the new guidance , demonstrating the risky distortion of religious liberty by the Supreme Court's conservatives in the Hobby Lobby case, redefines "significant burden" to essentially cover being offended. On Friday, the Trump administration issued a rule - which the ACLU said it would sue over - allowing a much broader group of employers and insurers to exempt themselves from covering contr... [Full Article...]

Japanese A-bomb survivors hail ICAN Nobel Peace Prize win

Japanese A-bomb survivors hail ICAN Nobel Peace Prize win The International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons is a Geneva-based coalition of hundreds of nongovernmental organizations from about 100 countries working to bring about nuclear disarmament. "This prize is a tribute to the tireless efforts of many millions of campaigners and concerned citizens worldwide who, ever since the dawn of the atomic age, have loudly protested nuclear weapons , insi... [Full Article...]

Few more days of sun before rainy pattern moves in

Northeast wind around 5 miles per hour becoming southeast after midnight. Saturday night - Scattered showers. Saturday night: Clear with a low around 56. With high pressure in control of the area this morning, skies are clear and temperatures are quite chilly. Cloudy, with a high near 84. Calm wind becoming south around 5 miles per hour in the morning. [Full Article...]

Niger updates death toll from militant attack to 7

Niger updates death toll from militant attack to 7 It withheld publication of this information at the request of the Pentagon, which maintained that its rescue and recovery effort would be jeopardized. Asked if there would be any reprisals in Niger in response to the attack, she said, "we're continuing to review and look into this". Some of the USA forces are part of a drone surveillance mission over Mali that operates out of two bases in Niger. [Full Article...]

White House Chief of Staff John Kelly's phone was compromised for months

White House Chief of Staff John Kelly's phone was compromised for months Officials believe the breach to Mr. Kelly's phone dates back to December, raising concerns that hackers or foreign governments may have accessed his data while he was serving at DHS. Sam Kassoumeh, the CEO of SecurityScorecard, a security intelligence company, said that Android phones can carry the risk of being vulnerable to hackers, according to Wired. [Full Article...]

Iran strongly condemns terrorist blast in Pakistan

Iran strongly condemns terrorist blast in Pakistan According to police officials, a suicide bomber blew himself up at the Sufi shrine, Dargah Fatehpur in the Jhal Magsi district of Balochistan that was packed with devotees. He stressed the need for vigilance and attempt to preserve unity between the neighboring country's government and nation in a bid to continue the battle against terrorists and to eliminate violence from the region. [Full Article...]

School guard burns four toddlers to death in Brazil

School guard burns four toddlers to death in Brazil Santos died from his injuries at the hospital. 25 people mostly children aged between four and five were hospitalised with burn injuries. Governor Pimentel ordered the creation of a special operation to receive the victims, both in hospitals in the region and in in Belo Horizonte. [Full Article...]

Las Vegas Shooting May Bring About Bump Stock Ban

Las Vegas Shooting May Bring About Bump Stock Ban YouTube is rife with videos explaining how to install and operate these add-ons; one retroactively macabre video instructs users to find the bump stock's "happy spot" before gleefully firing off dozens of high-speed rounds. DETROW: Well, what they said was the first thing they've said in a long time. "Such legislation can and will save lives, and Congress should act immediately". [Full Article...]

United Nations condemns lack of humanitarian access to Rohingya muslims in Myanmar

United Nations condemns lack of humanitarian access to Rohingya muslims in Myanmar Rights groups say the real death toll is likely to be much higher, especially among the Rohingya, while the United Nations has labelled army operations as "ethnic cleansing" against the group. Access to much of the area has been blocked by Myanmar authorities. Global aid groups fear tens of thousands of Rohingya Muslims who remain in northern parts of Rakhine are in urgent need of food, medici... [Full Article...]

Trump administration deals major blow to Obamacare birth control mandate

Trump administration deals major blow to Obamacare birth control mandate Penny Nance, of Concerned Women for America, added, "One of my fondest memories of working with President Trump so far is sitting in the Rose Garden as he stood strongly for religious liberty and asked the Little Sisters of the Poor to come on stage with him". [Full Article...]

Theresa May's speech overshadowed by a persistent cough and a prankster

Theresa May's speech overshadowed by a persistent cough and a prankster Cabinet ministers have been rallying around the prime minister after her conference speech was overshadowed by a prankster and her persistent cough. "I really think this is now just going to fizzle out", said Charles Walker, deputy head of the party's powerful 1922 Committee, which would initiate any leadership contest. [Full Article...]

Las Vegas shooter booked room in Chicago near Lollapalooza

Las Vegas shooter booked room in Chicago near Lollapalooza One side of the hotel faces Grant Park, an expansive space where the Lollapalooza festival was held. Paddock booked rooms overlooking the Lollapalooza festival in Chicago in August and the Life Is Beautiful show near the Vegas Strip in late September, according to authorities reconstructing his movements before he undertook the deadliest mass shooting in modern USA history. [Full Article...]

After Vegas massacre, USA gun lobby backs calls for new curbs

After Vegas massacre, USA gun lobby backs calls for new curbs Take the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting in December 2012, in which 20 children and six adults were killed. "In the confines of the members-only elevators, where my colleagues could speak honestly, I heard colleagues confide that any vote for gun safety would lower their NRA scores, making them casualties in the next election". [Full Article...]

Lavrov: Reports on Trump's Plans to Withdraw from Iran Nuclear Deal Rumors

Lavrov: Reports on Trump's Plans to Withdraw from Iran Nuclear Deal Rumors Tillerson earlier said changes were needed in the nuclear deal before the would agree to continue supporting it. The president argued that Iran is violating the "spirit" of the deal and therefore directed aides to seek tougher enforcement of its nuclear activities and possibly impose new sanctions for its destabilising behaviour in the region. [Full Article...]

Andres Iniesta signs lifetime contract with Barcelona

In potted terms, the deal means that Iniesta has pledged (presumably on a rolling basis) the rest of his career to Barca, the club he joined as a 12-year-old boy in 1996, some 21 years ago. "And I hope that it will be for a long time". However, in tying down Iniesta, Bartomeu has at least ensured that one of Barca's all-time greats will see out the rest of his career at the Camp Nou. [Full Article...]

Kodiyeri Balakrishnan: Amit Shah is a toothless lion

Kodiyeri Balakrishnan: Amit Shah is a toothless lion Shah had launched the high profile "Janaraksha Yatra " (People's Protection March) 15-day yatra from Payyannur in Kannur on October 3 against the alleged "red and jihadi terrorism" under the CPI (M)-led LDF rule in Kerala. "Vijayan is heading a government that denies the democratic rights of people and has turned out to be a miserable failure to maintain peace", said Adityanath, speaking to the... [Full Article...]

Nadal sets up quarter-final clash with Isner

Nadal sets up quarter-final clash with Isner Playing in his first tournament since his victory at last month's U.S. Open, Nadal rolled to a 6-3, 6-3 victory over Karen Khachanov of Russian Federation. "I'm happy about the match today". World number one Garbine Muguruza and reigning champion Agnieszka Radwanska are both out, leaving world number two Halep as the favourite in the Chinese capital. [Full Article...]

Malaysia GP: Lewis Hamilton's sleepless night ends in dream qualifying

Malaysia GP: Lewis Hamilton's sleepless night ends in dream qualifying Of course Lewis is fighting for the championship as well, we all know that. He has been on a roll, winning four of the last five F1 races. There are five races left on the calendar, with Japan followed by races in USA, Mexico, Brazil and Abu Dhabi. [Full Article...]

Japanese reporter died after clocking 159 hours of overtime

Japanese reporter died after clocking 159 hours of overtime As per Yamauchi, Sado's death portrays a problem of our work culture as a whole that also includes the labour system and how the elections are covered. That's an average of about 5.9 hours of overtime a day, including weekends. In 2016, an official government document revealed that 20 percent of Japanese workers were at risk of death from overwork. [Full Article...]


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