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Sayfullo Habibullaevic Saipov said he wanted to kill as many pedestrians as possible and carried out the atrocity on Halloween as there would be more people on the street, according to court documents. On Twitter , president Donald Trump called it "another attack by a very sick and deranged person" and declared, "NOT IN THE U.S.A.!" "I am going to ask Congress to immediately initiate work to get rid of this program", he added.
  • TripAdvisor Under Fire For Removing Rape Claims From Resort Review

    TripAdvisor Under Fire For Removing Rape Claims From Resort Review

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    One of those people was Kristie Love, who repeatedly posted on the website how she had been raped by a security guard at a highly rated Mexican Iberostar resort in 2010. Those policies were changed a few years ago and at least one review was reposted. TripAdvisor added their new policy has yielded many first-hand accounts of serious incidents being published on the platform.
  • In clash with Trump, US report says humans cause climate change

    In clash with Trump, US report says humans cause climate change

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    The United Nations convenes its annual climate change conference next week in Germany, and the Trump delegation is expected to face criticism over the president's decision to walk away from the Paris accord on climate and top USA officials' stated doubts about the causes and impacts of a warming planet.
  • Barrie among first cities to get cannabis store

    Barrie among first cities to get cannabis store

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    Recently, the province announced that it was moving forward on its plans for regulating and dispensing cannabis once the federal government follows through on its agenda to legalize the substance next year. The public will have an opportunity to submit questions and comments before the site is approved. For every day those people or businesses continue to sell marijuana after being convicted the first time, they will be subject to further fines of up to $100,000 and $500,000, respectively.
  • Iowa's Sam Clovis withdraws from USDA nomination

    Iowa's Sam Clovis withdraws from USDA nomination

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    Sam Clovis , the department's current White House advisor, had been put forward as Agriculture's chief scientist over his involvement in special counsel Robert Mueller's Russian Federation probe, The Associated Press reported . Debbie Stabenow (D-MI), the ranking member of the Senate Agriculture Committee, asked him to list "all graduate level courses you have taken in natural science", "all membership and leadership roles you have held within any agricultural scientific, agricultural ...
  • Moeen, Finn to sit out first Ashes warm-up

    Moeen, Finn to sit out first Ashes warm-up

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    Steve Finn's Ashes tour is still in doubt despite the fact he has been cleared to remain in Australia following the freak injury he sustained during practice on Thursday. England captain Joe Root says it is a good opportunity for players to lay down a marker for the rest of the tour as they prepare for the first Ashes Test which starts in Brisbane on 23 November.
  • USA conducts first airstrikes against ISIS in Somalia

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    The first strike occurred around midnight Somalia time (0300 GMT) with the second strike coming at about 11:00 am (1400 GMT). US forces will continue to use all authorized and appropriate measures to protect Americans and to disable terrorist threats, Africom officials said in a statement announcing the strikes.
  • US House approves funding for children's healthcare programme

    US House approves funding for children's healthcare programme

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    It passed the House by a vote of 242-174 on Friday. The health insurance program expired at the end of September and now Kaine is calling on congress to reauthorize it before funding runs out in a few months. "Delay, delay, delay", said House Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Greg Walden, R-Ore., chief author of the bill, about Democrats' opposition.
  • Texas mother charged with killing daughters, 5 and 7

    Texas mother charged with killing daughters, 5 and 7

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    He claimed she was suicidal. Upon their arrival, deputies said a male and female said everything was fine and authorities left the scene. 'No one was in any danger. He then called back to say everything was fine. The next morning, Jacob Henderson was questioned at the sheriff's office and released . "They will also be available to help in any way needed for parents".
  • Hot dog stand robbery suspect shoots himself in wiener

    Hot dog stand robbery suspect shoots himself in wiener

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    The Chicago Sun-Times reports that 19-year-old Terrion Pouncy chose to hold up the Maxwell Street Express on 116th Street about 6 a.m. on Halloween morning. That same employee also wrestled with Pouncy as he attempted to leave. The teen stumbled to a vacant auto wash with his mangled manhood and and was forced to call 911 for help, according to the report.
  • Catalonia crisis: Spain issues warrant for Puigdemont

    Catalonia crisis: Spain issues warrant for Puigdemont

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    Puigdemont added that it was "very clear that the Spanish justice authorities had become politicised". Worldwide arrest warrants have also been issued for four of his associates. The Spanish government also called an early election for December 21. Puigdemont surfaced in Belgium on Tuesday with some of his ex-ministers, saying they were seeking "freedom and safety" there.
  • Iraqi Forces Enter al-Qaim in 'Last Big Fight' against ISIS

    Iraqi Forces Enter al-Qaim in 'Last Big Fight' against ISIS

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    Abadi hailed the "liberation of Al-Qaim in record time" in a statement, just hours after Iraqi troops backed up by local Sunni tribal militia fighters entered the key town on the border with Syria. ISIS is also under pressure from separate offensives by Syrian regime and US-backed forces in the neighboring Syrian province of Deir Ezzor. Last month, the Iraqi army began a wide-ranging campaign aimed at capturing the cities of Rawa and Al-Qaim, Daesh's last remaining redoubts in Anbar province.
  • Birth of Israel Celebrated at Balfour Declaration Centenary Dinner

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    As many Israelis and Palestinians believe, there can only be a lasting peace in the Middle East on the basis of a negotiated settlement that delivers justice and security for both peoples and states. "A hundred years after Balfour, the Palestinians should finally accept the Jewish national home and finally accept the Jewish state". "But as we work together towards Balfour's vision of a peaceful co-existence we must be equally clear that there can never be any excuses for boycotts, ...
  • Rogue contractor blamed for deleting Trump's Twitter account

    Rogue contractor blamed for deleting Trump's Twitter account

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    Hell has frozen over. A former employee told Buzzfeed that "a lot" of employees have the ability to suspend accounts but fewer can fully deactivate them. "I guess the word must finally be getting out-and having an impact". The account was restored and the President was able to send out his tweet regarding his tax-reform plan.
  • Benafsha leaves the captaincy task to retain her celebrity image

    Benafsha leaves the captaincy task to retain her celebrity image

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    She even threw utensils and tried to take off Vikas' blanket with a stick. He piled up chairs and stools to climb the wall and get out of the Bigg Boss house. However, he can not contest for captaincy this week since he tried escaping from the house multiple times. Just when Bigg Boss 11 viewers thought that the war between Shilpa Shinde and Vikas Gupta got over, some major arguments between the two have taken place during the recent luxury budget task.
  • Complaint against Kamal Haasan for 'Hindu terrorism' remark

    Complaint against Kamal Haasan for 'Hindu terrorism' remark

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    Congress leader Dinesh Gundurao today voiced his support to actor Kamal Haasan " s remark that "Hindu terror is a reality in the country'. Over a post in Twitter, the veteran actor said, "If instilling fear in the name of religion.culture.morality is not terrorizing.then what is it.
  • Trump administration wants ACLU disciplined after immigrant teen's abortion

    Trump administration wants ACLU disciplined after immigrant teen's abortion

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    Now, the Department of Justice is arguing that the ACLU "misled" its lawyers about the timing of the abortion so the procedure could be completed before government lawyers could present their case to the Supreme Court . DOJ wrote in the writ that while the ACLU lawyers argue they do not have any legal obligation to keep the government informed of the timing of Doe's procedure, the ACLU repeatedly said in court and to the government that Doe would need a new counseling appointment before ...