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The man known as "the underwear bomber " is suing over bad treatment in prison. Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab tried and failed to blow up an airliner full of passengers on Christmas in 2009, but now he's suing the US government for better treatment while in prison.
  • Labour MP Clive Lewis apologises for b**** comment

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    Labour spokesperson says Lewis's comments "fall far short of the standard expected of Labour MPs ". Mr Lewis was taking part in a mock game show alongside other left-wing activists and freelance journalists. Asked if the comments pointed to misogyny within the party, he said: "It points to a bad remark he made in particular circumstances. It was offensive and unacceptable".
  • Will support Congress, if it supports Patidar causes: Hardik Patel

    Will support Congress, if it supports Patidar causes: Hardik Patel

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    BJP-ruled Gujarat is likely to go to polls in November. "We also invite Alpesh Thakor and Jignesh Mevani to join hands with the Congress". He is eyeing to dethrone the ruling BJP in Gujarat. Speaking to ANI , he said, " Rahul Gandhi would be coming to our rally on Oct 23 and I will join the Congress party ". Hardik, to some extent, has made it clear that he is not interested in fighting the elections, all he wants is that the demands of the Patidars be granted.
  • Here's why Anantkumar Hegde doesn't want to celebrate Tipu Jayanti

    Here's why Anantkumar Hegde doesn't want to celebrate Tipu Jayanti

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    Hegde had in 2016 condemned the state government's plan to celebrate the birth anniversary of Tipu Sultan, former ruler of princely state of Mysuru. October 21: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Saturday accused the Congress-led Karnataka government of celebrating Tipu Sultan's birth anniversary just for "vote bank politics" and said that the people of "Coorg, Mangalorean Christians and the Kannadigas" are opposed to celebrate the birthday of the 18th century ruler of Mysore.
  • 3 arrests made in Groton during nationwide sex trafficking sting operation

    3 arrests made in Groton during nationwide sex trafficking sting operation

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    This year's coordinated operations took place with several worldwide partners, including Canada (Operation Northern Spotlight), the United Kingdom (Aident 8), Thailand, Cambodia, and the Philippines. It was all part of the FBI's Operation Cross Country XI, in which agents and task force officers set up operations in hotels, casinos and truck stops.
  • Weather Forecast: More rain to start the weekend

    Weather Forecast: More rain to start the weekend

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    Partly cloudy skies with a high of 76 degrees will make it a nice day to go out and enjoy the football game against Central Michigan. Sunday is also poised to be clear, with a high of 73. A stray shower could linger over into Wednesday , but it looks like Wednesday will be mostly dry. Some thunderstorms are possible within this, and isolated areas could receive 2"+ of rain throughout the weekend".
  • Donald Trump plans to release long-secret JFK assassination files

    Donald Trump plans to release long-secret JFK assassination files

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    Most of the document are believed to to be from the 1960s and 1970s, stemming from the 1963 assassination and aftermath. The 1992 law further requires that each record be publicly disclosed in full and available in the collection no later than 25 years after the act's enactment - October 26, 2017 - unless the president certifies that continued delay is needed due to a harm posed to the military defense, intelligence operations, law enforcement or conduct of foreign relations.
  • Video of man assaulting girl in Mumbai streets goes viral

    Video of man assaulting girl in Mumbai streets goes viral

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    The man has been identified as Imran Shahid Shaikh , who lives in the same building and reportedly her neighbour. On the very same day of the incident, the accused was booked. The victim suffered a fractured nose after she was hit with a sharp object. The girl has also alleged that the Shaikh's family members threatened her family and asked them to withdraw the complaint.
  • Soldiers' deaths are not about Trump

    Soldiers' deaths are not about Trump

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    The campaign was created by Myeshia Johnson. "I think they need to feel that they aren't just out here because they lost a loved one". Dillon Baldridge who was killed in June in Afghanistan, told The Washington Post that when Trump called him, he offered him $25,000 and said he would direct his staff to establish an online fundraiser for the family.
  • Third Seminole Heights murder victim shot after taking wrong bus home

    Third Seminole Heights murder victim shot after taking wrong bus home

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    I don't know what your problem is. Police say the three murder victims' bodies were found in the last ten days, all within one mile of each other. A video of a potential person of interest in the first shooting is among the few clues for investigators, who have called in Federal Bureau of Investigation profilers to assist.
  • Rahul Gandhi targets Prime Minister, BJP again over Amit Shah's son

    Rahul Gandhi targets Prime Minister, BJP again over Amit Shah's son

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    Activist Tehseen Poonawalla pointed out how among those who retweeted Modi's tweets also included an escort agency. A Twitter war has erupted on the social media platform between the BJP leaders and Congress supporters after the former alleged that Russian social media users were responsible the sudden spike in the Twitter posts of Rahul Gandhi.
  • Syrian army announces new Israeli strike on military positions in Syria

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    Israel occupied parts of the Golan Heights in the 1967 regional war and now considers the territory its own, though Syria continues to oppose the Israeli presence. Israel has sought to avoid becoming directly involved in the six-year civil war in Syria, although it has systematically responded to fire across the armistice line on the Golan.
  • Nittany Lions enter on opposite end

    Nittany Lions enter on opposite end

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    I nearly fell off of the bleachers when wide receiver Allen Robinson came down with a game saving catch . Penn State head coach , James Franklin , was quoted earlier this week staying, "The only thing better than Christmas is a white out football game".
  • Bigg Boss 11 EVICTION special

    Bigg Boss 11 EVICTION special

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    With mutual decision, the housemates concluded that Luv Tyagi should be eliminated from the house. When Bigg Boss asked housemates to name contenders for the captaincy task, they came up with Hina, Sapna and Benafsha Soonawalla's names.
  • Police searching for suspect after several people stabbed in Munich

    Police searching for suspect after several people stabbed in Munich

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    Several people have been hurt but no one is believed to have sustained life-threatening injuries, according to authorities. This is unedited, unformatted feed from the Press Trust of India wire. Police are hunting a knifeman following a stabbing spree in Munich's central square, next to an underground station. The man in his 40s has been described as wearing grey pants, a green jacket and a backpack.
  • MSRTC strike: Staff members tonsure head in protest

    MSRTC strike: Staff members tonsure head in protest

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    Citing the high court order, the agitating unions called off their strike and the employees started reporting to work from late last night, according to officials. And that the committee would submit its report within three weeks. After holding deliberations following the HC directives, joint action committee of MSRTC workers' unions issued a statement early morning on Saturday and said that considering the HC directives to the staffers as well as to the state government, a decision to ...
  • Rescuers recover two bodies from Penang landslide; 14 workers still missing

    Rescuers recover two bodies from Penang landslide; 14 workers still missing

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    Two bodies were pulled from the mud and twelve others were still missing, said Anuar Omar, a local police official. "We were told there were at least 15 people trapped inside", he added. "There was hardly time to do anything", he added. "The cause of the landslide is still unknown". But it can not be due to wet weather. All the victims in the incident are said to be construction workers.
  • USA billionaire calls for Trump's impeachment

    USA billionaire calls for Trump's impeachment

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    A majority vote in the House is required to impeach a president . "A Republican Congress once impeached a president for far less, yet today people in Congress and his own administration know that this president is a clear and present danger, who's mentally unstable and armed with nuclear weapons".
  • Ed Sheeran opened up about his struggle with substance abuse

    Ed Sheeran opened up about his struggle with substance abuse

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    I have worked my whole life to get to where I am, and you can not lose that over something that you do in your spare time, ' Sheeran stated. The 26-year-old " Shape of You " singer revealed this when he sat down to chat to Jonathan Ross in an exclusive interview to air this Saturday.
  • Trump gives himself a '10' for Puerto Rico response

    Trump gives himself a '10' for Puerto Rico response

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    President Donald Trump said on Thursday he will work with the U.S. Congress to approve grants and loans to help rebuild Puerto Rico after it was devastated by Hurricane Maria a month ago. Medical officials said the person died from leptospirosis. And it has thrust Puerto Rico's territorial status into the global spotlight, reviving a sharp debate about its political future as the island of 3.4 million people attempts to recover from flooding, landslides and power and water outages.