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Amber Alert canceled for Richardson 3-year-old, child still missing Amber Alert canceled for Richardson 3-year-old, child still missing
- October 10, 2017

The tree was at least 33 yards away and across an alley . Mathews, according to an arrest affidavit obtained by the Dallas Morning News , sent his daughter to stand near the large tree across an alley where he had previously seen coyotes , he admitted to investigators . (more...)
Catalan leaders under pressure over independence threat to break away from Spain Catalan leaders under pressure over independence threat to break away from Spain
- October 10, 2017

Catalan leaders say 90 percent of those who went to the polls voted to break with Spain. Merkel "affirmed her backing for the unity of Spain, and both sides exchanged views on ways in which internal Spanish dialogue can be boosted within the framework of the constitution", said the chancellor's spokesman Steffen Seibert. (more...)
Man who found missing Minnesota girl gives $7G reward to her Man who found missing Minnesota girl gives $7G reward to her
- October 10, 2017

Fortunately, she was able to escape, and while running across a field, was spotted by 65-year-old Earl Melchert, who recognized her from missing person posters. Police said that family acquaintance Thomas Barker, 32, had come to the teen's home while she was alone and said he needed help with a family situation. (more...)
Triangle group collects 50 tons of aid for Puerto Rico Triangle group collects 50 tons of aid for Puerto Rico
- October 10, 2017

Volunteers can be heard cheering and clapping as the supplies come in. "The parts that we're trying to target are the parts that is not metropolitan that normally tends to be left behind and these containers can go directly to them", hospital chaplain Edwin Alicea said. (more...)
Fire Prevention Week educates public Fire Prevention Week educates public
- October 10, 2017

Among the lessons for children and their families is to have a working smoke detector and escape plans that have at least two ways out , Matthews said. He said each year the open firehouses have typically brought in about 500 visitors each Fire Prevention Week. "We've had some fatality fires where there would have been options for those involved to use a window or another way out but, without thinking, they went through a fire room instead". (more...)
Christopher Columbus statue in Near West Side park defaced ahead of holiday Christopher Columbus statue in Near West Side park defaced ahead of holiday
- October 10, 2017

It's a sentiment other officials seem to share. To try to take it away, I m sorry, but they re climbing up the wrong tree, George Iannuzzo, co-founder and past president of the Tewksbury Sons of Italy, said of calls to replace Columbus Day. (more...)
President Trump to tout tax plan in Harrisburg, not Hamburg President Trump to tout tax plan in Harrisburg, not Hamburg
- October 10, 2017

When pressed about Trump's tweets-which appear to be in response to an NBC News article that stated Secretary of State Rex Tillerson considered resigning ( something he later refuted ) and called him a "moron" (which he didn't deny)-Sanders first tried to explain why Trump tweeted what he did. (more...)
Puerto Rico hurricane damage could lead to drug shortages Puerto Rico hurricane damage could lead to drug shortages
- October 10, 2017

Begnaud, who has reported extensively on the local and federal response in the wake of the deadly hurricane, reports that USA government and local officials say that water still needs to be boiled in Puerto Rico where there is water. Mike Dent, director of pharmacy finance at the PSNC, said: "There are many factors influencing the United Kingdom medicines market at present and PSNC's focus is on ensuring that pharmacy contractors can access the medicines their patients need and that they ... (more...)
Donald Trump Says Tennessee Senator Is Retiring Because He Refused Endorsement Donald Trump Says Tennessee Senator Is Retiring Because He Refused Endorsement
- October 09, 2017

Senator Corker and President Trump during the 2016 election campaign. That word comes a short time after Trump had claimed on Twitter that Corker had "begged" for a presidential endorsement, and when Trump said "NO", Corker "dropped out". (more...)
All Blacks squeeze past Springboks 25-24 for clean sweep
- October 09, 2017

South Africa restored their pride and reputation with three tries and a defiant defensive performance, but it was the brilliance of New Zealand's ability to counter-attack with such devastating effect that saw the visitors prevail - albeit by the skin of their teeth. (more...)
Trump Treating Us Like 'Dogs,' Say Puerto Ricans Trump Treating Us Like 'Dogs,' Say Puerto Ricans
- October 09, 2017

San Juan Mayor Carmen Yulin Cruz arrives at the San Francisco hospital during the evacuation of patients after an electrical plant failure, in San Juan, Puerto Rico , Saturday, Sept. He has also been pilloried by opponents for moving more slowly to help Puerto Rico than he did Texas or Florida. She went on to say that she gets along with P.R. (more...)
A reporter detailed graphic incident with Harvey Weinstein amid sexual harassment controversy A reporter detailed graphic incident with Harvey Weinstein amid sexual harassment controversy
- October 09, 2017

She later rode with him and others to Socialista , a Cuban-themed club and restaurant in which Weinstein and Giuseppe Cipriani, who was then the head of the Cipriani restaurant empire, were investors. A Democratic senator says it "probably makes sense" for all arms of the party that have received contributions from disgraced Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein to return it or donate it to charity. (more...)
Pedestrian injured after vehicle collides near London Museum, man detained Pedestrian injured after vehicle collides near London Museum, man detained
- October 09, 2017

London's "museum row" was open for business as usual Sunday, with the Natural History Museum, Science Museum and Victoria and Albert Museum operating as usual one day after pandemonium broke out after a auto struck pedestrians. He was pinned to the ground by police in front of stunned tourists shortly after 2.20pm. The Metropolitan Police in a statement said he was taken into custody following the incident on Exhibition Road in Southern Kensington and was later arrested. (more...)
Italy fails to clinch World Cup play-off spot Italy fails to clinch World Cup play-off spot
- October 08, 2017

Italy have officially unveiled their 2018 home kit, which will be worn by legend Gianluigi Buffon in the country's World Cup qualifier against Macedonia. "The second half was disappointing", Italy coach Gian Piero Ventura said. "There is still a game to play, then we'll tackle the playoffs". The fans might well be disappointed but we must have their support at a time of need like this. (more...)
'We love Pueeeeerto Rico': Trump exaggerates Spanish accent, Twitter says ouch 'We love Pueeeeerto Rico': Trump exaggerates Spanish accent, Twitter says ouch
- October 08, 2017

Corker told reporters on Capitol Hill on Wednesday that Secretary of State Rex Tillerson , Defense Secretary James Mattis and White House chief of staff John Kelly were helping the Trump administration to maintain some order amid increasing chaos. (more...)
Supreme Court should end partisan gerrymandering Supreme Court should end partisan gerrymandering
- October 07, 2017

The court previously heard arguments in the case in November 2016 when it was shorthanded, and failed to issue a ruling. Initiating suo moto proceedings based on the recent verdict of the Supreme Court in connection with custodial deaths, the first bench comprising Chief Justice Indira Banerjee and Justice M. (more...)
Prankster held over PM's P45 stunt had legitimate accreditation, say police Prankster held over PM's P45 stunt had legitimate accreditation, say police
- October 07, 2017

The possibility that her departure could usher in a Brexit hardliner is worrying to businesses and investors who want a longer, smoother transition than the one advocated by a popular anti-EU wing of the party. During the speech, notorious prankster Simon Brodkin , alias stand-up comedian Lee Nelson, delivered a mocked up P45 to the Prime Minister shouting as he was led from the hall that Boris Johnson had put him up to it. (more...)
PNE duo in the Republic of Ireland squad PNE duo in the Republic of Ireland squad
- October 07, 2017

The permutations aren't looking good for the second-placed team in Group D, while there will be a few sweaty palms for those teams competing in Group E and H who are only slightly better off than Wales and Republic. Only victory over group whipping boys Moldova will do for O'Neill's men after two draws last month damaged their qualifying hopes. But despite Ronald Koeman 's plea for McCarthy to focus on club over country, O'Neill says the former Hamilton Academical man has insisted he ... (more...)
Don't expect Vladimir Putin to give up newfound role as OPEC's 'co-pilot' Don't expect Vladimir Putin to give up newfound role as OPEC's 'co-pilot'
- October 07, 2017

During the cold war, the Saudis helped arm Afghan rebels fighting against the Soviet invasion. Dmitriev also told CNBC the evolving relationship was about more than supporting the oil price . He said the two states would shortly unveil a Saudi investment in Russian toll roads, illustrating their joint interest in infrastructure projects. (more...)
National Weather Service: Mild and sunny all day
- October 07, 2017

East wind around 5 miles per hour. On Saturday and Sunday , conditions will be relatively dry! Saturday night: Partly cloudy in the evening. It will be cloudy Friday on Long Island with temperatures hitting a high in the upper 70s, forecasters said. (more...)