• Tillerson Denies Wanting to Resign, But Doesn't Deny Calling Trump a 'Moron'
Tillerson Denies Wanting to Resign, But Doesn't Deny Calling Trump a 'Moron'

He called the network "fake news" and said "they are a disgrace to good reporting ". "No wonder their news ratings are way down!". "They should issue an apology to AMERICA!" A person familiar with that conversation also disputed that Pence sought to coax Tillerson into not quitting.

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  • Iraq Retakes Town of Hawija from Islamic State
Iraq Retakes Town of Hawija from Islamic State

Hawija , which lies 215km (135 miles) north of the Iraqi capital Baghdad , has been a bastion of Sunni Arab insurgents since the US-led invasion of Iraq in 2003. It warned, however, that "an ISIS presence remains in Iraq, and the Coalition will continue to stand side-by-side with the ISF in their collective mission to defeat ISIS ( Islamic Sta...

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  • Al Soma keeps Syria in the race against Australia
Al Soma keeps Syria in the race against Australia

Al Soma very almost scored from a headed effort that struck Ryan's face en route to the post, one of many near misses for Syria in the second half. Australia had little in clear-cut chances to show for their dominance of possession with only Mark Milligan forcing anything like a serious save from Ibrahim Alma with his long range attempt inside ...

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  • UK's Edward Heath would have been quizzed on child sex abuse claims
UK's Edward Heath would have been quizzed on child sex abuse claims

The allegations made against Heath include one of rape of a male under 16, three of indecent assault on a male under 16, four of indecent assault on a male under 14, and two of indecent assault on a male over 16. "This conclusion relates to seven of the 42 disclosures that were considered by the Operation Conifer investigation". Wiltshire Poli...

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  • Trump meets with mass shooting survivors in Las Vegas
Trump meets with mass shooting survivors in Las Vegas

Fifty-eight people were killed and more than 500 were wounded in the attack. Paddock's son, Stephen Paddock , was the gunman who opened fire on a country music festival in Las Vegas on Sunday, Oct. Ms Danley was born in the Philippines and moved to Queensland in the early 1980s before moving 28 years ago to the USA where she worked in casinos...

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  • 18 killed several injured in Pakistan shrine blast
18 killed several injured in Pakistan shrine blast

Provincial home minister Sarfaraz Bugti also confirmed the toll. Atif Ali Shah, the custodian of the shrine, told reporters that had the attacker managed to enter the shrine, there would have been many more casualties. Hundreds of devotees were present at the shrine for a monthly gathering when the bomber hit. The local administration declare...

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  • Vegas killer gave no warning of violence, says girlfriend
Vegas killer gave no warning of violence, says girlfriend

At least 59 people are dead, including four Canadians, and more than 500 were injured. In the immediate aftermath, Ms Danley's image was broadcast around the world, sparking a global manhunt after it was revealed she had lived for years alongside the man who had committed the deadliest mass shooting in modern USA history.

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  • Forecast: Watching the Gulf of Mexico!
Forecast: Watching the Gulf of Mexico!

The National Hurricane Center said in its 11 a.m. forecast Wednesday that a tropical depression in southwestern Caribbean is expected to strengthen into Tropical Storm Nate later today. At this point, landfall is expected somewhere along the Florida Gulf Coast. Strengthening also is likely over the northwestern Caribbean Sea Thursday night ...

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  • Putin and Saudi king turn the page on decades of tensions
Putin and Saudi king turn the page on decades of tensions

Iran must refrain from interfering in Middle Eastern conflicts because such involvement has destabilised the region, King Salman told Russian President Vladimir Putin , according to comments carried by the Interfax news agency. The company building the stadium said in August it was 30 days behind schedule but hoped to make up for lost time and e...

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  • Isis claims Las Vegas shooting: What have they said?
Isis claims Las Vegas shooting: What have they said?

As The Atlantic reports : "A false claim of credit in Las Vegas will effectively shred the Islamic State's news agency's credibility". In a later statement from Islamic State , the militant group referred to the Las Vegas attacker by a nom de guerre of "Abu Abd al-Bar al-Ameriki".

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  • Las Vegas Shooter Girlfriend Sent Away Before Attack, Her Sisters Say
Las Vegas Shooter Girlfriend Sent Away Before Attack, Her Sisters Say

The stocks have been around for less than a decade, and Schneider said officials determined they were legal. Police have not described Danley as a suspect but Las Vegas Sheriff Joe Lombardo said Tuesday that she was a "person of interest" and law enforcement hoped she could shed some light on the investigation.

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  • Future of Colman's plant in Norwich under review
Future of Colman's plant in Norwich under review

But the future of the plant is in doubt after Britvic, the soft drinks maker behind Robinsons, which co-owns the site, said it would be pulling out in 2019. A major new factory was built at Widford, on the edge of Chelmsford, in 1954, where the Britvic clock tower, built at the same time, became a well-known local landmark.

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  • Taylor Winston Is OB's Hero of the Las Vegas Massacre
Taylor Winston Is OB's Hero of the Las Vegas Massacre

The Route 91 Harvest country music festival became the scene of the deadliest mass shooting in modern USA history when 64-year-old Stephen Paddock sprayed a crowd of 22,000 with automatic gunfire from the 32nd floor of the Mandalay Bay Casino before turning a gun on himself.

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  • Google, Facebook, & YouTube Promote Hoaxes On Las Vegas Mass Shooter
Google, Facebook, & YouTube Promote Hoaxes On Las Vegas Mass Shooter

Facebook's Safety Check , for example, lets people check in with friends and family to let them know whether they are safe. According to Buzzfeed, fake news regarding the incident may have its roots on Twitter , with false reports appearing within minutes of the shooting.

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  • Pak ISI has connections with terrorist groups: US General
Pak ISI has connections with terrorist groups: US General

US and coalition forces began combat operations against al-Qaida in the country in 2001 following the 9/11 attacks. Mattis said the additional troops will be advising Afghan forces at the battalion and brigade levels but will be allowed to accompany forces to the battlefield and can employ fire support.

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  • Kurdish Referendum: Turkey's Erdogan heads to Iran
Kurdish Referendum: Turkey's Erdogan heads to Iran

The Kurds are the region's fourth-largest ethnic group, spread across Iran, Turkey, Syria and Iraq, all of which oppose any moves toward a Kurdish state. Meanwhile, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Sunday denied Turkish claims of covert involvement in Iraqi Kurdistan's recent independence vote.

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  • Russia-linked Facebook ads reportedly targeted battleground states with anti-Muslim propaganda
Russia-linked Facebook ads reportedly targeted battleground states with anti-Muslim propaganda

According to Facebook, the ads touched on divisive affairs such as LGBT and race issues as well as immigration and gun rights. Facebook has estimated that it exposed around 10m people in the U.S. Russian operatives used a Facebook tool to identify people who might be susceptible to propaganda adverts - then bombarded them with ads such as an i...

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  • State of Georgia to consider creating a city named Amazon
State of Georgia to consider creating a city named Amazon

Stonecrest's resolution asks the Georgia General Assembly to form the city of Amazon on the land, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reported. With the RFP deadline of October 19 looming, Stonecrest probably won't be the last city to make a insane play for HQ2.

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  • White House expected to address Las Vegas shooting
White House expected to address Las Vegas shooting

Pushed further, Ms Sanders described the President as a strong supporter of the Second Amendment (right to bear arms) - adding he did not want to push through laws that would not prevent mass shootings. Some politicians have already begun calling for increased gun control, including former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton who tweeted "Our grief...

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  • The Country Music Association organizes a Music City vigil for Las Vegas
The Country Music Association organizes a Music City vigil for Las Vegas

Urban took the stage to perform a poignant cover of " Bridge Over Troubled Water ", and shared his difficulty in making sense of the shooting. Also at the vigil were Nashville's Charles Esten , Alison Krauss , and Vince Gill , who sang Rest High on the Mountain .

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