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Rare Harvest Moon rises on 5th of October

Rare Harvest Moon rises on 5th of October The Harvest Moon is the first full moon that is closest to the autumnal equinox, but this year's moon will be a little later than usual. In December, sky watchers can also keep an eye out for the Cold Moon, which will rise on December 3. [Full Article...]

I won't let problems jeopardize future of the country, says PM Modi

I won't let problems jeopardize future of the country, says PM Modi Refuting criticism of his government's handling of the economy, he said that during the previous UPA regime, economy was below 5.7 per cent eight times. "Fundamentals of Indian economy are strong, reform process will continue keeping financial stability in mind", he added. That decline, he said, was more risky for the economy, because in those years India was battling "higher inflation, higher... [Full Article...]

'Issue of collusion' with Russian Federation still open, Senate intel chief says

'Issue of collusion' with Russian Federation still open, Senate intel chief says Sen. Mark Warner of Virginia provided an update on the committee's investigation at a news conference Wednesday. Other congressional committees and special counsel Robert Mueller are also looking into Russian election-meddling and possible collusion between the Russia's government and Trump's campaign. [Full Article...]

North Korea threatens Japan with 'nuclear cloud', asks to resist 'suicidal deed'

North Korea threatens Japan with 'nuclear cloud', asks to resist 'suicidal deed' Since the first Bush administration, America's relationship with North Korea has been predicated on carrot and stick exchanges - ones that have ultimately failed. Needless to say, the latest penalties of the Asian superpowers seem to be utterly significant. "Who will come to their defense?" "The global community... [Full Article...]

As DACA deadline looms, Dreamers told to be wary of scams

As DACA deadline looms, Dreamers told to be wary of scams Both Garibay and Villalobos say now that the deadline to renew DACA is here, they can shift their focus to Congress. President Trump has said he wants to pass legislation to give Dreamers a more permanent status. This paid the $495 fee for more than 100 DACA recipients. In the weeks since the president's announcement, the question on how to proceed on DACA has already taken several turns. [Full Article...]

OPEC looking at deepening, extending oil supply cut

OPEC looking at deepening, extending oil supply cut Venezuela's oil minister Eulogio del Pino also said there were discussions on whether to cut further or extend the deal . Growing US shale output means the market could return to surplus again in 2018 if the producers were to reverse their curbs. [Full Article...]

Nikki Haley Violated Hatch Act

Nikki Haley Violated Hatch Act Norman went on to win a special election for the seat formerly occupied by Trump budget director Mick Mulvaney. The agency issued its findings in a letter to Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington ( CREW ) a nonprofit ethics group that filed a complaint about Haley's retweet from her personal account. [Full Article...]

Arun Shourie slams Modi govt, says demonetisation was 'idiotic jolt'

Arun Shourie slams Modi govt, says demonetisation was 'idiotic jolt' At a glittering special midnight session of the Parliament, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today led India to its biggest indirect tax reform - Goods and Services Tax (GST ). They are so self-satisfied with it. - Arun Shourie8. The prime minister further said that the steps being taken by the government will place India in a new league of development in the years to come. [Full Article...]

MnDOT encourages participation in Walk and Bike to School Day Oct. 4

MnDOT encourages participation in Walk and Bike to School Day Oct. 4 A year ago the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT), which administers the Federal Safe Routes to School Program (SRTS) in the Commonwealth, saw 292 schools in Virginia participate in WTSD - an all-time high since the event was first held in 2007. [Full Article...]

Investigators scour for motive after Las Vegas mass shooting

Investigators scour for motive after Las Vegas mass shooting This is especially true for Nevada, where lawsuits are already being threatened against the state over its refusal so far to enforce the background checks ballot measure that the voters already approved. Two Nevada gun shops have also revealed that they sold firearms to Mr Paddock past year after he passed all required background checks. It's unclear if those guns were used during Sunday nig... [Full Article...]

Las Vegas gunman's father was on FBI's Most Wanted list

Las Vegas gunman's father was on FBI's Most Wanted list In a news conference on Tuesday night, the ATF said agents from Dallas, Los Angeles, Phoenix and Boston have joined the investigation into Stephen Paddock's massacre. "We wouldn't get notified of the purchases of the rifles, we would only get notified if there was a multiple sale, which would be two or more handguns in an individual purchase", Snyder said. [Full Article...]

Rahul Gandhi likely to take over as Congress President by October 31

Rahul Gandhi likely to take over as Congress President by October 31 Surjewala also cited previous examples to suggest that the Congress has seen such contests in the past. "And they have supported these type of leaders", he had said. Rahul, in the last few weeks since his much-talked-about visit to the United States, has led the Congress from the front with his consistent attack on the Narendra Modi government on the slide in the economy and the lack of jobs. [Full Article...]

Librarian: Send Books From Melania Trump to Underfunded Libraries

Librarian: Send Books From Melania Trump to Underfunded Libraries Seuss's best known characters, during a celebration of Theodor Seuss Geisel's birthday in 2015. The White House responded by saying that the first lady wanted to use her platform "to help as many children as she can". "Are those kids any less deserving of books simply because of circumstances beyond their control?" The librarian at an elementary school in Cambridge, Massachusetts, recently tur... [Full Article...]

Vegas gunman had device turning weapon into automatic

Vegas gunman had device turning weapon into automatic White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said Monday that "there will certainly be a time for that policy discussion to take place, but that's not the place that we're in at this moment". The police department, they've done such an incredible job. The Firearm Owners' Protection Act of 1986 says civilians are not allowed to own newly manufactured machine guns. [Full Article...]

British prankster crashes Prime Minister's speech, gives her 'pink slip'

British prankster crashes Prime Minister's speech, gives her 'pink slip' Chief Superintendent John O'Hare confirmed that Brodkin had legitimate accreditation that gave him access to the conference site before adding that the accreditation process will be reviewed with the Conservative Party. After she finally managed to finish up she posted a tweet with the copy of the speech next to her red box, surrounded by cough medicine. May, however, then regathered her composu... [Full Article...]

IN officer shoots at actor mistaken for armed robber

IN officer shoots at actor mistaken for armed robber Kim Riley of the Indiana State Police told the media . Duff dropped the gun and kept repeating that they were filming a movie. He dropped the gun and pulled off the mask while telling the officers, "This is a movie set". "We could not see the police, so when the actor left the building we had no knowledge any police had even arrived at the scene", Montgomery County Movies owner Philip Demoret... [Full Article...]

Indonesian Man Kills 7-Meter Snake During Epic Battle

Indonesian Man Kills 7-Meter Snake During Epic Battle He said he saw two people unable to cross the road in the Indragiri Hulu Regency of Riau Province , north western Indonesia. A security guard almost lost his left arm wrestling a 26ft python on a remote country road in Indonesia. The body of the python has been stretched and hung like a washing line in the village and the man is fighting for his life in hospital. In March, a 25-year-old Indo... [Full Article...]

Bump fire stocks found on Las Vegas shooter's guns

Bump fire stocks found on Las Vegas shooter's guns The Democratic nominee for Virginia governor canceled a series of events Monday with former Rep. The Law Center to Prevent Gun Violence, a gun-control advocacy group that tracks firearms legislation, gives Nevada a grade of C- on its gun laws - lower than more restrictive states such as California or MA but higher than 25 states that scored an F. [Full Article...]

Max Holloway vs. Frankie Edgar Set For UFC 218 Main Event

Max Holloway vs. Frankie Edgar Set For UFC 218 Main Event ESPN first reported the fight today and it was confirmed by a UFC official, marking a return to the cage for Holloway (18-3, 14-3 UFC). Holloway will defend his Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) featherweight title against Frankie Edgar on December 2. [Full Article...]

Rex Tillerson Threatened to Quit This Summer, Called Trump a "Moron"

Mr. Tillerson had numerous issues with the administration's policies, and particularly Mr. Trump's political comments to the Boy Scouts this past summer. The report also says Trump was furious with Tillerson after he declined to back up the president for his comments about Charlottesville where he put blame on both sides of the violence. [Full Article...]


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