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Opposition calls on Iraqi Kurd leader to resign

Opposition calls on Iraqi Kurd leader to resign Elections for Iraq's Kurdistan region's presidency and parliament set for November 1 will be delayed because political parties failed to present candidates, the head of the electoral commission Hendrean Mohammed told Reuters on Monday. Over the past week, Iraqi security forces and Shi'ite militias have pushed Kurdish forces out of the oil-producing city of Kirkuk. "We understand the hopes of the... [Full Article...]

Cisco to acquire BroadSoft in $1.9 billion deal

Cisco to acquire BroadSoft in $1.9 billion deal About 5,622 shares traded. About shares traded. Tenax Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ:TENX) has declined 81.28% since October 23, 2016 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 5.47% the S&P500. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, October 4th. Investors sentiment increased to 1.18 in 2017 Q2. ( CSCO ), Week Volatility is 0.90%, whereas Month Volatility is at 1.10%. [Full Article...]

Catalan party threatens 'massive' civil disobedience against Spain

Catalan party threatens 'massive' civil disobedience against Spain The Spanish government has invoked special constitutional powers to fire the regional government and force a new election to counter an independence drive that has rattled the economy. Catalan authorities said about 90 percent of those who took part in the referendum on October 1 voted for independence. The cup is not involved in regional government, but Catalan head of government Carles Puigdem... [Full Article...]

7-year-old boy dead after being attacked by two pit bulls

7-year-old boy dead after being attacked by two pit bulls It is unclear whether the boy lived in one of the houses by the enclosure. Authorities received a call about the attack at around 6pm and arrived on scene to discover the deceased child, the release states. The district attorney's office has not yet identified the child, and charges have yet to be filed as of early Sunday. Though the pit-bull ordinance was no longer around, the city's potentia... [Full Article...]

European Union competition officials raid BMW offices

Investigators from the European Union anti-trust watchdog searched the company's offices earlier this week, BMW said on Friday, in a sign an investigation into alleged collusion between German auto makers is being stepped up. In 2015, Volkswagen was forced to admit it had installed software in millions of its diesel vehicles to cheat emissions tests, which has already cost it tens of billions of e... [Full Article...]

Jordan's queen urges more global response to help Rohingya

Jordan's queen urges more global response to help Rohingya Myanmar is allegedly building around seven detention camps for the Rohingya refugees, who fled to Bangladesh and are expected to be repatriated following a verification process, the Human Rights Watch said on Monday. "Why has the systematic prosecution been allowed to play out for so long?" she asked after touring the camps. The prime minister said the government has allowed full access to the U... [Full Article...]

Dialogue need of the hour, CM; Welcomes GoI's initiative

Dialogue need of the hour, CM; Welcomes GoI's initiative With Bharatiya Janata Party's ( BJP ) term nearing its end and no solution of the Jammu and Kashmir's unrest has yet been cited, the Central Government has roped in the former Intelligence Bureau (IB) Director Dineshwar Sharma as their representative to initiate sustained dialogues in the state which now faces the unrest. [Full Article...]

European Union denies leaking that Theresa May "begged for help" over dinner

European Union denies leaking that Theresa May European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker has hit back at claims he said Theresa May "begged for help " at a dinner in Brussels last week. Leaks to the German press following a similar meeting in London in April, after which Juncker was reported as saying he was "10 times more skeptical" of reaching a deal, were widely blamed on the Commission and criticized by German Chancellor Angela... [Full Article...]

Widow of fallen soldier

Widow of fallen soldier According to CNN, President Trump caused pain when Wilson said she overheard Trump telling Myeshia via a speakerphone that La David "knew what he signed up for" when he joined the military. I said this man has no feelings for anyone. I know my husband's body from head to toe and they won't let me see anything. "The President said that he knew what he signed up for but it hurts anyway", Johns... [Full Article...]

Thunderstorms, soaking rain ahead as run of dry weather ends in NJ

Thunderstorms, soaking rain ahead as run of dry weather ends in NJ Tomorrow: Sunny and windy, with a high at 58. By Monday we'll see the rain storm move to the North leaving us with mostly sunny skies, calm winds, and warmer temperatures. "A half inch to 1" of rain is possible east of I-75. South wind generally 6 to 10 miles per hour, with stronger and gustier winds in the Gouverneur area. [Full Article...]

Oklahoma outlasts Kansas State, 42-35

Oklahoma outlasts Kansas State, 42-35 OU's offense wasn't capitalizing on the gifts from the defense . His speed and athleticism was a nice change up to offset the Wildcats' physical style of defense . "You've got to be ready for it", he said. Riley was upset with himself for one play call - a fourth-quarter flea flicker that resulted in an intentional grounding penalty and killed a drive with OU leading 28-21. [Full Article...]

McConnell on healthcare bills: What does Trump want?

McConnell on healthcare bills: What does Trump want? Even if Trump does indicate his support, there's also the GOP House to contend with. Asked about his public spats with Republican senators Bob Corker and John McCain, both of whom have warned that Mr Trump's foreign policy is destabilizing the world, Mr Trump said the "bickering and feuding" was useful. [Full Article...]

First dog Nemo cocks a leg in Élysée Palace meeting

French TV channel LCI on Sunday broadcast the incident, which was caught on film in a gilded and chandeliered room in the presidential palace . 'The dog is in the middle of doing something quite exceptional, ' comments an amused Macron . [Full Article...]

US Preparing to Put Nuke Bombers Back on 24-hour Alert

US Preparing to Put Nuke Bombers Back on 24-hour Alert Fox News broadcaster, Barksdale Air Force Base in Louisiana is being renovated in order to enable the Boeing B-52 strategic bombers to take off whenever necessary. The final decision on the alert order will be given by Gen. John Hyten, the commander of U.S. Strategic Command, or Gen. Lori Robinson, the head of U.S. [Full Article...]

Lombardy, Veneto - Italy's two richest regions - vote on autonomy

Lombardy, Veneto - Italy's two richest regions - vote on autonomy The leaders are seeking a resounding "yes" vote to gain political leverage in talks with Rome. According to Italian news agency ANSA, in Lombardy turnout was at a dismal 10 percent by midday. The leaders want more powers in areas such as security, immigration, education and the environment. "The chances they do have, and also because the referendum does not violate the Italian Constitution". [Full Article...]

Charges dropped against Scot accused of public indecency in Dubai

Charges dropped against Scot accused of public indecency in Dubai Mr Harron has lost his job as an electrician and is now in debt after having to spend £32,000 while stranded. Harron, who was arrested in July , says he was simply trying to avoid spilling drinks when the incident happened. "His family was not able visit him amid this basic time since they confronted an undeniable danger of detainment themselves under the UAE's digital wrongdoing laws which res... [Full Article...]

Achilles' Heel: McCain Attacks Trump Over Vietnam War Deferments

Achilles' Heel: McCain Attacks Trump Over Vietnam War Deferments The Vietnam war hero has spent the past week criticizing the president and his own party. The Hill said that McCain was speaking to C-SPAN3's "American History TV" when he said that his main regret about the Vietnam draft was that it disproportionately affected poor Americans who couldn't afford to buy their way out of serving. [Full Article...]

Police arrest and question man over 'good morning' post on Facebook

Police arrest and question man over 'good morning' post on Facebook The picture's caption read "Good morning" in Arabic, but Facebook's automatic translation software misinterpreted the post as "Attack them" in Hebrew. Palestinian builder Halawim Halawi had posted the words with a photo of himself in the Israeli settlement of Beitar Ilit where he works. Police spokeswoman Luba Samri told AFP "a few days ago, a Palestinian was detained for questioning on suspici... [Full Article...]

Kerala Teen Jumps To Death From School Building After Alleged Harassment

Kerala Teen Jumps To Death From School Building After Alleged Harassment The two teachers of the Trinity Lyceum School, who allegedly harassed the girl namely, Sindhu and Cresent were booked under IPC section 305 for abetment of suicide of child or insane person. The teachers had punished the girls again. He said that the student was also told that she would not be allowed to take the board examination. The police had failed to record the statement of the girl but had ... [Full Article...]

Tweeting helped me become U.S. president, says Trump

Tweeting helped me become U.S. president, says Trump The other way, I would never be get the word out", he said, according to the transcript. But Trump emphasised that by using Twitter , as well as the platforms Facebook and Instagram, he can bypass media outlets that he says treat him "unfairly". [Full Article...]


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