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Both Bush presidents bash 'blowhard' Donald Trump as unfit for the presidency

And if you talk to those around him, they have confidence in his leadership. George HW Bush said he voted for Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton , while his son told Mr Updegrove he did not vote for anyone. Bush took aim at bullying from public figures while Trump was embroiled in a feud with a Democratic congresswoman over whether he made an insensitive remark to the grieving wife of a fallen soldier. Read More »

Twitter employee briefly shuts Trump account, putting controls in question


Twitter, meanwhile, said: "Through our investigation we have learned that this was done by a Twitter customer support employee who did this on the employee's last day". President Donald Trump's Twitter page. A former employee told Buzzfeed "a lot" of workers have the capability to suspend accounts, though not many can fully deactivate them. Read More »

Violence hits Druze village Hader in Syria's Quneitra


The SANA report said that Israeli forces closed all the roads from occupied Palestinian territories to prevent the arrival of hundreds of Arab citizens in the Golan Heights to support the people in Hader. Opposed to the Syrian regime, the jihadist group is the dominant faction in the northwestern rebel-held province of Idlib. They were assisted by units of the Syrian army. Read More »

Daylight Saving Time Ends Sunday


Sunday, November 5, 2017 - Daylight Saving Time ends at 2 am. The bill, first enacted a decade ago, was meant to ease the country's energy problems . The proposal stated: "The state of Montana rejects switching between standard time and daylight saving time and elects to remain on daylight saving time in Montana throughout the year". Read More »

May consider fixing time for Delhi LG to clear files, indicates SC

Summary: "Public order in Delhi, police or land can not be subject of executive power of government of Delhi", pointed out Justice Chandrachud. The Constitution has given a face and identity to a government in Delhi after inclusion of Article 239AA and the executive decisions taken and implemented by it can not be reversed by the LG, it had contended. Read More »

Sessions Suddenly Remembers Russia Conversation He Said Didn't Happen


Ryan said people care about the investigation, but "the reality is most Ohioans are very busy just trying to make ends meet". Clovis, who was already serving as the senior White House adviser on the Agriculture Department, added that he will "continue to serve at the pleasure of you and the secretary of agriculture". Read More »

Broncos bench QB Trevor Siemian, promote Brock Osweiler


Siemian was 19 for 36 with 198 passing yards, one touchdown and three interceptions. The Broncos are 3-4 and on a three-game losing streak heading into the game against the Eagles . Osweiler was released when Kizer was named the starter on September 2 and signed with the Broncos later that day. The Broncos went on to win Super Bowl 50 that season, then Osweiler left to sign a free agent contract with the Houston Texans and Siemian won the starting job in training camp. Read More »

Iran Leader Warns about Sabotage in Tehran-Baku Ties

The presidential administration noted that the parties "are seeking to pursue a coordinated policy in the global hydrocarbon markets". Trump has called the agreement "the worst deal ever negotiated" and branded Iran a "terrorist nation" for involvement in conflicts in the Middle East. Read More »

Accidental Blast in Thermal Power Unit Kills at Least 20


Early reports stated that eight people had died, but by 8 pm, the death toll reached 14, DK Singh, Chief Medical Officer, Rae Bareli, confirmed to Firstpost . Chief Minister Adityanath , who is away in Mauritius on a three-day official visit, has ordered that necessary steps be taken for rescue and relief. Read More »

IAEA Chief: Iran Living Up to Nuclear Deal

The visit by the head of the United Nations nuclear watchdog, Yukiya Amano, is the first since U.S. President Donald Trump declared he would refuse to certify Iranian compliance with the 2015 accord Iran agreed to with six world powers. As Reuters previously noted , "none of the other signatories to the deal-Britain, France, Germany, Russia, China, Iran, and the European Union-have cited serious concerns, leaving the United States isolated". Read More »

Trump declares Public Health Emergency to Combat Opioid Crisis


He also said he would act to suspend a rule that prevents Medicaid from funding many drug rehabilitation facilities. "The expansion of telemedicine to these areas is a game-changer and will allow people struggling with substance use disorder the ability to receive opioid treatment prescriptions without seeing a doctor, which is a huge hurdle for many West Virginians", he said. Read More »

Victor denied trophy - because she's a GIRL


But while the MIAA isn't budging on the rule, multiple professional female golfers have spoken out in support of Nash. In other words, her score counted for her team's total, but didn't count for her individual competition. Nico was right behind her, with a 79. That mark was four shots better than her nearest adversary, yet it was that opponent, Nico Ciolino. though both golfers would soon be in for a dramatic twist: Ciolino would be declared the victor and Nash disqualified from ... Read More »

Utah National Park entrance fees could more than double

The higher cost may keep some visitors away, but it's not clear how the new fee increases will affect overall park attendance. Along with Glacier and Yellowstone , some of the other parks on the list are Grand Teton , Grand Canyon , Yosemite , Zion and Rocky Mountain . Read More »

Las Vegas shooting: Stephen Paddock's laptop is missing its hard drive


According to the publication's sources in law enforcement, the police were alerted to a tip that suggested Paddock was in possession of child porn on his computer. Bruce Paddock is not a suspect in the Las Vegas shooting, in which Stephen Paddock killed 58 people and wounded hundreds at an outdoor concert on October 1 before he shot and killed himself. Read More »

Republicans launch probe into Obama administration Russian uranium deal


Minutes later Devin Nunes, the chairman of the House Intelligence Committee and a prominent Trump defender, announced an examination of the uranium story. Clinton, who was Secretary of State at the time, had to approve the deal in the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS). The political research firm behind a dossier of allegations about President Donald Trump's ties to Russian Federation is challenging a congressional subpoena that seeks access to its banking records. Read More »

First female missing journalist returns home after two years


Ansari said she felt like showering all her love on the journalist. The retired judge said tribal elders of Balochistan and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa had assisted in the journalist's recovery. "Zeenat received threats from unknown persons who asked her not to pursue the case any more". "At the time of her disappearance, Shahzadi was working to find Nehal Hamid Ansari, an Indian citizen who disappeared in Pakistan in 2012". Read More »

Trump's latest travel ban blocked by Hawaii judge


District Judge James Robart struck it down. The fundamental question of this lawsuit is the same as the last ones: Is a ban on entries from certain Muslim-majority countries a discriminatory "Muslim ban", or a legitimate national security act? The court explained that the new ban is "the inextricable re-animation of the twice-enjoined Muslim ban". Read More »

HP Polls: Congress releases list of 59 candidates


Narendra Thakur will be the BJP candidate from Hamirpur, Suresh Bhardwaj from Shimla, Pramod Sharma from Shimla Rural and DS Thakur from Dalhousie. The BJP has fielded six women in this elections, polling for which will take place on November 9 while the results will be declared on December 18. Read More »

Thousands of Rohingya refugees stranded near Bangladesh-Myanmar border


Many of the Rohingyas who arrived since Sunday told the UNHCR they were forced to leave when their villages were set on fire. "We had been nearly starving, along with our kids, for a long time", refugee Md Islam, 45, a resident of a village in Buthidaung township told BenarNews, an RFA-affiliated online news service. Read More »

Seven killed, 22 injured in roadside blast in Quetta


Abdul Salam was shot multiple times, police said. "Strongly condemn terror attack in Quetta causing loss of precious lives". Balochistan Home Minister Sarfaraz Bugti told the media that fight against terrorism will continue despite the attack. Read More »

2nd ODI: Zaman departs early as Pakistan at 25-1

Sri Lanka Cricket affirmed their decision to send a team to Lahore that will host the third and final Twenty20 global against Pakistan in a bid to revive worldwide cricket in the country. "SLC is expected to tell [chief of selectors] Graeme [Labrooy] what the next step forward is", Gurusinha said. Gunathilaka was dropped from the squad for the ongoing five-match one-day global series against Pakistan in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). Read More »

Trump joked Pence 'wants to hang' all gay people, New Yorker reports


The revelation of the latest shocking statement from the president drew a swift, horrified response from a number of artists and human rights organizations. Administration members who attend include Education Secretary Betsy DeVos, CIA Director Mike Pompeo, and Attorney General Jeff Sessions, Mayer writes. Read More »

Tension runs high ahead of allies' joint military drill


Speaking at a congress of parliamentarians in St Petersburg, in Russian Federation today, he said North Korea's nuclear tests are a threat to the Korean Peninsula. North Korea on 15 September fired its second missile over Japan in as many months, a rocket that flew far enough to put the U.S. territory of Guam in range. Read More »

Gorkhaland Agitation: SI killed, three injured in police-GJM clash in Darjeeling


The police conducted an early morning raid at Takvar area near Patlibash, after receiving an intelligence input that absconding GJM chief Bimal Gurung might be hiding there, the report added. The hills, after much struggle and suffering had returned to peace just a few days back on 27 Sep and just as the people were trying to be relaxed that finally there is peace, another incident disturbed the people of Darjeeling, forcing them to live under the feeling of fear. Read More »

Republican Collins will stay in US Senate, focused on healthcare

Collins has been a pivotal vote in the Senate this year on defeating Republican attempts to repeal the Affordable Care Act. The 64-year-old Collins announced earlier Friday that she wouldn't be running for governor because she believes she can do more for ME by remaining in the U.S. Read More »

Massive Hole Has Opened Up in Antarctica


At its largest the polynya measured 80,000 kilometres - making it larger than the Netherlands and roughly the same size as the US state of Maine. In a shocking natural incident, a massive hole has formed in the ice of Antarctica leaving scientists baffled to why it's there. Read More »

Prison escape attempt, fire leads to lockdown, injuries in North Carolina facility


Inmates killed two people and injured 10 more as they set fires and attempted a prison break Thursday, officials said. Three other employees remained hospitalized, and four inmates were treated for injuries, officials said. The state's Prison Emergency Response Team, a tactical unit, rushed to the facility along with police. The fires were set in the prison sewing plant at around 3:00 p.m. Read More »

Kelly: 'I don't think I'm being fired today'


There have been recent rumors and reports about the retired four-starMarine Corps general and the challenges of being Trump's chief of staff. "I don't think I'm being fired today, and I'm not so frustrated in this job that I'm thinking of leaving", he said. Read More »

Catalan leaders under pressure over independence threat to break away from Spain


Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont is due to address the regional parliament on Tuesday and the Madrid government is anxious it will vote for a unilateral declaration of independence. Barcelona Mayor Ada Colau, however, urged the government to refrain from invoking the never-before-used Article 155, which allows Madrid to take over autonomous regions. Read More »

NIA hit terrorists hard: Rajnath Singh


Blaming the opposition Congress for blocking the bill for granting Constitutional status to the National Commission for Backward Classes (NCBC), Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Sunday said that the Modi government will not refrain from according constitutional status. Read More »