Ford inks $765 million deal to build electric vehicles in China

The second largest USA automaker said on November 8 that it's finalized an alliance with China's Anhui Zotye Automobile Co.to manufacture and sell a full line of electric vehicles. The new joint venture, Zotye Ford Automobile Co. China is implementin... More..

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Kate Middleton Is in Recovery Mode & Dropping George Off at School
by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

Kate Middleton Is in Recovery Mode & Dropping George Off at School

The Diane von Furstenberg "Zarita" frock is a favourite of thrifty Kate's - and is similar to one worn by Prince Harry's girlfriend Meghan Markle . We're glad Kate seems to be feeling so much better! "...More..

Crown Castle International Corp. (CCI) And Insider Trading Activity
by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

Crown Castle International Corp. (CCI) And Insider Trading Activity

About 43,737 shares traded. Spirit of America Management Corp NY raised its stake in shares of Crown Castle International Corporation by 104.8% during the 3rd quarter. Harvey Partners Ltd Liability Company hold...More..

New Jersey GOP Rep Set To Retire
by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

New Jersey GOP Rep Set To Retire

LoBiondo's frustration with a divisive and uncompromising government falls in line with what fellow Republicans Jeff Flake and Charlie Dent said when they announced they were leaving Congress . Democrats h...More..

Time candidate unseats Republican who ridiculed Women's March
by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

Time candidate unseats Republican who ridiculed Women's March

Ashley Bennett, a New Jersey Democrat who ran for the Atlantic County freeholder seat, defeated Carman in Tuesday's election. The district is considered a Republican stronghold, but Bennett beat the incumbent ...More..

by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

Prescott's son removed from Corbyn job amid harassment claims

Mr Prescott's suspension comes as sexual harassment claims continue to rock the Labour Party, following claims made against MPs Kelvin Hopkins and Jared O'Mara, who have both been temporarily removed from the...More..

Vice President in SA today to visit church shooting victims
by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

Vice President in SA today to visit church shooting victims

He will arrive at the Indianapolis International Airport around 4:15 p.m. before heading to TKO Graphix in the 2700 block of Stafford Road in Plainfield. An official told the Associated Press that law enforceme...More..

by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

Fish Hooks Hidden in Meatballs Found at Florida Dog Park

The Volusia County Sheriff's Office is warning pet owners who go to Bicentennial Park to be careful. Finding no others, she reviewed them with the person who found the first batch and noticed they were cold and...More..

Woman Admits To Causing Fiancé's Kayak, Gets Max Sentence
by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

Woman Admits To Causing Fiancé's Kayak, Gets Max Sentence

Graswald admitted unplugging the kayak and awareness of the risky weather for the excursion. Graswald, a 37-year-old native of Latvia, was originally charged with second-degree murder and second-degree mansl...More..

Woman's mid-flight outburst at discovering husband's affair causes emergency landing
by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

Woman's mid-flight outburst at discovering husband's affair causes emergency landing

According to the Times of India , the flight from Doha was diverted after the woman got into a heated altercation with her husband an hour after take-off. "Seeing the situation getting out of hand, the crew cho...More..

by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

Giant cruise ships banned from Venice canals

Some newspapers report that the restriction will apply to ships of over 55,000 tons whereas other newspapers state that the limitation will apply to ships over 100,000 tons . While some large ships will stil...More..

Korean Teens Go Crazy Meeting K-Pop Star, Completely Ignore Melania Trump
by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

Korean Teens Go Crazy Meeting K-Pop Star, Completely Ignore Melania Trump

Having the opportunity to meet a sitting first lady is a very special occasion, but it's nowhere near as exciting as meeting a K-pop star. The event was aimed at encouraging girls to participate in sports as we...More..

Retired navy officer charged with kidnapping Ashanti Billie
by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

Retired navy officer charged with kidnapping Ashanti Billie

Surveillance footage from the scene depicts someone believed to be Billie driving into the base and circling the Billie's on the morning of her disappearance. Investigators say they believe he was homeless and ...More..

Syrian army liberates last IS stronghold in eastern Syria
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Syrian army liberates last IS stronghold in eastern Syria

As ISIS is destroyed in Iraq, Croft said Iraqi security forces will not cross the border into Syria to pursue them. On Wednesday, after a months-long advance through central and eastern Syria, the Syrian ar...More..

by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Federal Bureau of Investigation can't access data on Texas shooter's encrypted phone

Combs did not specify the type of device used over concerns that it may promote the phone's security capabilities to other criminals. With echoes of the San Bernardino shooting from a couple of years ago, t...More..

by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Cadet candidate admits to writing racist slur on own door

The Preparatory School is made up of academy applicants who didn't receive an appointment, but are allowed to undergo a 10-month program to get them ready for possible transition into the Air Force Academy. The...More..

NY says 'no' to constitutional convention
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

NY says 'no' to constitutional convention

NY voters on Tuesday overwhelmingly rejected a constitutional convention, opposing a chance to open the state's highest governing document to its first large-scale rewrite since 1938. Ballot Proposal 2 asks vo...More..

Trafford Remembers - Remembrance Sunday Services across the borough
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Trafford Remembers - Remembrance Sunday Services across the borough

This will be followed by a Service of Remembrance in St Thomas' Church at 11.30am. At Hawick, some roads will close between 10.15am and 11.45am to allow a parade to march from the Common Haugh, through to San...More..

Obama reports for jury duty
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Obama reports for jury duty

Obama did not cause a stir, as fellow prospective jurors approached to shake his hand or ask to pose for a selfie. No one is above getting a jury summons, not even a former two-term USA president. Obama is no...More..

Video of U.S. first lady, teens and K-pop star goes viral
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Video of U.S. first lady, teens and K-pop star goes viral

While her husband was visiting Camp Humphreys, the new home of the U.S. Eighth Army, in Pyeongtaek, Gyeonggi Province, she traveled to Habib House, the U.S. "She smiles a lot, speaks well and is so kind to the ...More..

PM Narendra Modi lauds Asian Boxing Champion Mary Kom
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

PM Narendra Modi lauds Asian Boxing Champion Mary Kom

Matched quite evenly in speed and precision, Mary Kom scored for her ringcraft, which included some fine footwork to outpace Hyang Mi at crucial junctures. "I preferred to remain patient and used counter-punche...More..

Judge Handling Manafort Case Issues Gag Order
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Judge Handling Manafort Case Issues Gag Order

The gag order comes after the judge met with prosecutors from special counsel Robert Mueller's team on Monday to discuss negotiations on a bail package for Manafort and Gates. Manafort, 68, and Gates, 45, remai...More..

BJP, Cong spar over demonetisation in Delhi
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

BJP, Cong spar over demonetisation in Delhi

Rijiju said, during the Congress regime in the country, there was "no coordination" between the government and the people. "One year ago on this date a tughlaqi decree was given by Prime Minister Narendra Mod...More..

Two Police Officers Shot Near Atlanta
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Two Police Officers Shot Near Atlanta

Each police officer has been on the force for more than three years and they were thought to be in their 20s, Matson said. We will update this page as we get new information. One of the officers suffered non-li...More..

by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Bill could allow concealed weapons in gun-free zones

Clearly, that shooting involved neither concealed carry nor a college campus, yet the opponents of campus carry seem anxious to try and link the concealed carry of firearms on college campuses to this app...More..

Levy fails for Bowling Green schools
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Levy fails for Bowling Green schools

In raw votes, 5,648 voted against and 4,179 in support of the measure. Geneva Area City Schools Treasurer Kevin Lillie said if state funding cuts continued at their current level and the levy did not pass, th...More..

by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Court annuls Catalan independence claim

Much of the action focused on major routes in and out of the region's biggest city. But the strike wasn't backed by Spain's two main unions and wasn't reported to be having any major effect on industry or in ...More..

Feds Drop Case Against Protester Who Laughed During Jeff Sessions' Confirmation Hearing
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Feds Drop Case Against Protester Who Laughed During Jeff Sessions' Confirmation Hearing

The Fairooz case began when the retired children's librarian laughed loudly at a Sessions statement to the Senate Judiciary Committee that he had an "extensive record of treating all Americans equally under the...More..

Japan trade relations not open, unfair, says Trump
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Japan trade relations not open, unfair, says Trump

Abe, whose Liberal Democratic Party easily won elections last month , has been keen to amend Japan's postwar pacifist constitution to give Tokyo greater freedom to deploy its armed forces. Both the USA and J...More..

Record number of prescription drugs collected at Alabama's Drug Take-Back Day
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Record number of prescription drugs collected at Alabama's Drug Take-Back Day

In Alabama, more than 7,000 pounds - or 3.5 tons - was donated at more than 52 collection sites. Northern District of Alabama U.S. Attorney Jay E. Town said in a prepared statement that "Properly disposing of...More..

North Korea warns 'unstable' Trump against reckless remarks
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

North Korea warns 'unstable' Trump against reckless remarks

Baik added that the government will continuously exert efforts toward getting the North to come to the negotiating table, through sanctions and pressure, in a bid to peacefully resolve the North's nuclear issue...More..

Cloudy skies for your Wednesday; much cooler weather ahead
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Cloudy skies for your Wednesday; much cooler weather ahead

West southwest wind 5 to 10 miles per hour becoming south in the afternoon. Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers. Cloudy with a low around 37. North wind of 5 to 10 miles per hour. Wednesday , high press...More..

Paradise Papers leak: Documents show Trump officials, Queen Elizabeth's offshore investments
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Paradise Papers leak: Documents show Trump officials, Queen Elizabeth's offshore investments

The Tax Justice Network (TJN) said "it should come as no surprise" that the Queen used offshore tax havens as part of her wealth management strategy. "And so I think with the Paradise Papers, which I have b...More..

Kansas National Guard unit providing hurricane relief in Puerto Rico
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Kansas National Guard unit providing hurricane relief in Puerto Rico

THR reports " Hamilton " will be staged at Teatro UPR in San Juan. Last month , it was reported that Scarlett Johansson would organize a staged reading of the Thornton Wilder play Our Town at the Fox ...More..

Rouhani: Saudis make mistake by considering Iran as enemy
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Rouhani: Saudis make mistake by considering Iran as enemy

On Monday, the Saudi-led military coalition in Yemen said it reserved the "right to respond" to the missile attack on Riyadh , calling it a "blatant military aggression by the Iranian regime which may amount t...More..

Andrea Jenkins is first openly trans Black woman elected to public office
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Andrea Jenkins is first openly trans Black woman elected to public office

Her victory came on the same night that Danica Roem became the first ever trans person to be elected as a state official in the USA by beating anti-LGBT incumbent Bob Marshall. Andrea Jenkins was elected t...More..

Deadlock persists between govt, opposition on delimitation of constituencies
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Deadlock persists between govt, opposition on delimitation of constituencies

Law Minister Zahid Hamid had introduced the constitutional amendment bill in the National Assembly on Nov 2 after an "agreement" among all the parties during a meeting of the parliamentary leaders of all the pa...More..

by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Trump administration imposes new travel restrictions on Cuba

Individuals will be prohibited from traveling to Cuba under the new rules but can continue as part of groups resistered with the US government and following the so-called "people-to-people" plan, which generall...More..

Veterans Day Parade to be held Friday
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Veterans Day Parade to be held Friday

Guest speaker for the event will be LTC Anthony Whitfield. A ceremony will follow at the Central Park gazebo at 11 a.m. The event will move to Independence Plaza and then to Veterans Park, and will end with...More..

by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Former RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan Reportedly Offered Rajya Sabha Seat by AAP

The Arvind Kejriwal-led Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) is considering nominating former RBI governor Raghuram Rajan for one of its three Rajya Sabha seats accrued by the party after its win in the Delhi Assembly Ele...More..

Germany officially recognizing third gender at birth
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Germany officially recognizing third gender at birth

Germany's top court has ruled that there must be the option of registering a third gender on birth certificates. The ruling came after an intersex person, who is neither a man nor woman according to chromosom...More..

Burning elephant image wins Sanctuary Asia's top photography prize
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Burning elephant image wins Sanctuary Asia's top photography prize

The photographer has given a statement saying that the calf somehow survived the brutal attack by the mob and although, they might not have meant to set it on fire, the practice of throwing crackers on elephant...More..

Kremlin reveals Putin-Trump meeting agenda
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Kremlin reveals Putin-Trump meeting agenda

Trump and Putin will be in the Philippines to attend the East Asia Summit, in addition to the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) meeting. The news comes after President Trump on Tuesday called on ...More..

Zimbabwe's Vice-President Emmerson Mnangagwa sacked
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Zimbabwe's Vice-President Emmerson Mnangagwa sacked

Now Mugabe's wife appears poised for the role. "Other than the presidential guard, I don't think Mugabe really has control over the rest of the armed forces". This was said in front of thousands at Zanu PF soli...More..

Chris Hurst, boyfriend of reporter executed on live TV, wins delegate seat
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Chris Hurst, boyfriend of reporter executed on live TV, wins delegate seat

Chris Hurst was living with fellow journalist Alison Parker when she and a cameraman were killed by a former co-worker while reporting for WDBJ-TV. "As someone who has been personally touched by this issue, ...More..

Oh, Canada: Mounties arrest 5 naked people after vehicle crash
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Oh, Canada: Mounties arrest 5 naked people after vehicle crash

While the vehicle was being driven, the adult male, who was in the trunk, managed to escape. In what we're pretty sure isn't just a Monty Python sketch, the Associated Press reports that RCMP officers found...More..

by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Dad, step-mom charged after malnourished six-year-old dies

Friday, Jerseyville police were dispatched to the Jersey Community Hospital in response to a 6-year-old boy's death. Police say the boy's father, Michael Roberts, and the boy's stepmother, Georgena Roberts, d...More..

Candidates speak out after racist flyers appear in Hoboken mayoral race
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Candidates speak out after racist flyers appear in Hoboken mayoral race

Throughout his campaign Bhalla who began his race with the support of the incumbent Mayor Dawn Zimmer, touted his ethnicity and commanded a social media presence that would be the envy of his rivals. Several us...More..

Hoffa, New Jersey Teamsters Rally In Support Of Phil Murphy For Governor
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Hoffa, New Jersey Teamsters Rally In Support Of Phil Murphy For Governor

But his handling of the Washington Bridge scandal - combined with well-publicized absences from the state to nurture a national image, a deflated 2016 presidential campaign and public humiliations by Donald Tr...More..

Chief of staff to congresswoman faces sexual harassment claims
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Chief of staff to congresswoman faces sexual harassment claims

Each believed they made it clear to Lawrence that women in the office did not feel comfortable around Marshall or that he treated women differently than men. We may not always agree on matters of policy, but we...More..