Federal judge blocks Trump's attempt to ban transgender people from military

On Monday, Judge Colleen Kollar-Kotelly of the Federal District Court for the District of Columbia found the administration's justification for the ban, which was set to take effect in March 2018, to be suspect and likely unconstitutional, reports Th... More..

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Let your kids go trick-or-treating. It's good for them
by | Wednesday, November 01, 2017

Let your kids go trick-or-treating. It's good for them

In these methods, children trick or treat on one side of the street, and then stop and return to their home-base, whether that's a house or auto, to have some hot cocoa, soup and simply hang out in the heat to ...More..

Ohio State opens as 17-point favorite against Iowa
by | Wednesday, November 01, 2017

Ohio State opens as 17-point favorite against Iowa

They still control their own destiny in the division race seeking a spot in the conference championship game but their margin for error is now thin and the next two games are crucial. 2 - its highest ranking si...More..

Catalonia's ousted leader accepts Dec 21 polls
by | Wednesday, November 01, 2017

Catalonia's ousted leader accepts Dec 21 polls

He said he would return to Catalonia when given "guarantees" by the Spanish government. The crime of rebellion carries a prison term of up to 30 years while sedition can be punished with a sentence of up to...More..

Autopsy shows actor Kim Joo Hyuk died of fatal head injury
by | Wednesday, November 01, 2017

Autopsy shows actor Kim Joo Hyuk died of fatal head injury

He was taken to the nearest hospital but was declared dead on arrival, the statement said. The 45-year-old was driving through the streets of Gangnam, Seoul, when his auto swerved and collided with another ve...More..

Hillary Clinton jokes about what she'll be for Halloween this year
by | Wednesday, November 01, 2017

Hillary Clinton jokes about what she'll be for Halloween this year

While discussing an Obama administration-era uranium deal that many Trump supporters have tried to link to the Clintons for years, the host tripped up. As Business Insider reported , conservative news comm...More..

Suspect arrested in carjacking that killed Chinese student in Utah
by | Wednesday, November 01, 2017

Suspect arrested in carjacking that killed Chinese student in Utah

The Salt Lake City Police Department identified the suspect as 24-year-old Austin Boutain and said he is considered armed and risky. Students were advised to "Shelter in Place" after the shots were fired. Bas...More..

Operation Lights Out aims to keep your children safe on Halloween
by | Wednesday, November 01, 2017

Operation Lights Out aims to keep your children safe on Halloween

Law enforcement across the country is checking on registered sex offenders this time of year. She is on the lookout for dangers but hasn't looked at the sex offender registry before. "It's not mandatory tha...More..

Truck Kills at Least 6 in Manhattan: Police Source
by | Wednesday, November 01, 2017

Truck Kills at Least 6 in Manhattan: Police Source

At least six people are reported dead, and at least a dozen others are injured. Police in New York City say multiple people are dead after someone plowed through a group of people and opened fire near the W...More..

Riverside school evacuated after man barricaded in classroom with hostage
by | Wednesday, November 01, 2017

Riverside school evacuated after man barricaded in classroom with hostage

The assailant, whose identity had not been confirmed, barricaded himself in a classroom with a school staff member, believed to be a teacher, according to police. The condition of the teacher also wasn't known,...More..

Kiwi PM Jacinda Ardern crossing the ditch to meet Turnbull
by | Wednesday, November 01, 2017

Kiwi PM Jacinda Ardern crossing the ditch to meet Turnbull

Asked if she felt a historical burden being a woman in power at what seemed to be a key moment in history for women, she said she had some fantastic female role models in former Prime Ministers Jenny Shipley an...More..

John Podesta Plays Victim Card in Response to Russia Investigation News
by | Wednesday, November 01, 2017

John Podesta Plays Victim Card in Response to Russia Investigation News

Podesta stepped down from the Podesta Group on Monday following indictments against former President Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort and aide Rick Gates in an investigation by special counsel Robert...More..

WaPo Poll Numbers Crater For Northam As Blowback From Racist Ad Continues
by | Wednesday, November 01, 2017

WaPo Poll Numbers Crater For Northam As Blowback From Racist Ad Continues

To the extent that these ads have any substantive content whatsoever, they claim that Northam increased "the threat of MS-13", a Salvadoran street gang, by blocking a ban on so-called "sanctuary cities" in V...More..

Iraqi army takes control of Iraqi-Kurdish border crossing with Turkey
by | Wednesday, November 01, 2017

Iraqi army takes control of Iraqi-Kurdish border crossing with Turkey

Iraqi troops deployed on Tuesday at one of the main land crossings with Turkey, gaining a foothold at the Kurdish-held frontier for the first time in decades and imposing one of Baghdad's central demands on the...More..

Duterte Promises to Treat Trump in 'Most Righteous Way' During Manila Meeting
by | Wednesday, November 01, 2017

Duterte Promises to Treat Trump in 'Most Righteous Way' During Manila Meeting

The President added that the Philippines-Japan friendship is one "that is held dearly and valued so much more than words can describe". "Foremost among our shared concern are developments [on] the Korean peni...More..

Modi, BJP capitalizes on Sardar Patel birth anniversary ahead of Gujarat polls
by | Wednesday, November 01, 2017

Modi, BJP capitalizes on Sardar Patel birth anniversary ahead of Gujarat polls

The ambassador also administered a pledge on the occasion. Vallabhbhai Patel, the first Deputy Prime Minister of India, was born on October 31, 1875, in Nadiad, a non-descript village in Gujarat. But Sardar i...More..

Body parts of 9 people found at apartment
by | Wednesday, November 01, 2017

Body parts of 9 people found at apartment

Japanese media reported parts of as many as nine bodies were found in the apartment of Takahiro Shiraishi in Zama City, Kanagawa Prefecture, southwest of Tokyo. Police were still investigating the suspect's m...More..

'Silk Road' rail links China and Europe
by | Tuesday, October 31, 2017

'Silk Road' rail links China and Europe

The agreement on the construction of the railway was signed in Tbilisi in 2007. Armenia continues to occupy Azerbaijan's Nagorno-Karabakh region along with seven surrounding districts it captured during the war...More..

Danish submarine owner admits dismembering body of Swedish journalist
by | Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Danish submarine owner admits dismembering body of Swedish journalist

He previously claimed she had an accident but now says she died from carbon monoxide poisoning suffered inside Madsen's submarine while he was out of harm's way on the vessel's deck. Her limbs and skull were lo...More..

President Trump's Job Approval In Arkansas Dips Below 50%
by | Tuesday, October 31, 2017

President Trump's Job Approval In Arkansas Dips Below 50%

His support among white men without a college degree slid to 56 percent from 68 percent and among and among white evangelical Christians fell to 66 percent from 74 percent, according to the poll. In other areas...More..

Iran's Account of Rouhani-Trump Meeting 'False', White House Says
by | Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Iran's Account of Rouhani-Trump Meeting 'False', White House Says

In August, Rouhani had warned Washington that Tehran would tear the nuclear agreement apart in "a matter of hours" if new sanctions were issued. Commenting on Trump's recent claims about possible unilateral w...More..

Catalan independence: Spain prosecutor calls for rebellion case
by | Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Catalan independence: Spain prosecutor calls for rebellion case

The rebellion, sedition and embezzlement charges carry maximum sentences of 30, 15 and six years in prison, respectively. The dispute over Catalan leaders' independence drive has dragged Spain into its deepes...More..

The Sprint, T-Mobile Merger May be Dead
by | Tuesday, October 31, 2017

The Sprint, T-Mobile Merger May be Dead

T-Mobile and Sprint are the third and fourth most popular wireless carriers in America, with 71 million and 54 million customers respectively. SoftBank, Sprint and T-Mobile did not immediately respond t...More..

Puerto Rico's Governor Just Hit His Target for Restoring Power
by | Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Puerto Rico's Governor Just Hit His Target for Restoring Power

Ricardo Ramos , the head of Puerto Rico Electric Authority announced Sunday (Oct. 29) that the deal with Whitefish Energy Holdings was canceled on the recommendation of Gov. Ramos disclosed that PREPA had alr...More..

White House press briefing with Sarah Sanders amid Mueller indictments
by | Tuesday, October 31, 2017

White House press briefing with Sarah Sanders amid Mueller indictments

I've had dozens of conversations about this subject with administration officials over the past months, and while nobody I've spoken to genuinely thinks collusion with Russian Federation happened on the campai...More..

by | Tuesday, October 31, 2017

NASA Approves Launches Using Previously-Flown SpaceX Boosters

Elon Musk's spaceflight startup hopes to launch NASA astronauts to the ISS for the first time next year, which would be the first time in history that people fly on a commercial spacecraft. It is expected that ...More..

Safety tips for Halloween
by | Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Safety tips for Halloween

To cut some of the sugar while still enjoying the holiday, Sawyer recommended ditching the vehicle and walking between houses, encouraging kids to take only one piece of candy per house, and even having a conte...More..

Tropical Storm Philippe Leaves Thousands Without Power on the East Coast
by | Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Tropical Storm Philippe Leaves Thousands Without Power on the East Coast

A wind advisory issued by the National Weather Service at State College is in effect through 2 p.m. today . Rainfall-wise, we are expecting as much as the last storm with 2"-4" statewide. And traffic light...More..

Gayle wins defamation case in Australia
by | Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Gayle wins defamation case in Australia

While Gayle told reporters he was very happy with the verdicts, Fairfax is considering an appeal. I'm glad the public actually got a chance to read into things and they could've heard what transpired in the cou...More..

In rare event fictional players can come out as gay
by | Tuesday, October 31, 2017

In rare event fictional players can come out as gay

The 2018 edition of Football Manager will see players coming out - not the existing, real-life players but the fictional, randomly-generated young players who start to appear once the game's database begins t...More..