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Mark Lawrenson states his prediction for Stoke v Chelsea

Mark Lawrenson states his prediction for Stoke v Chelsea This game is always hard", added Conte, whose side trail leaders Manchester City and Manchester United by three points. Pedro doubled Chelsea's lead in the 30th when he latched onto Darren Fletcher's misplaced chest pass and drove a fine finish across goalkeeper Jack Butland . [Full Article...]

Egypt arrests 7 over rainbow flag at concert for 'promoting sexual deviancy'

Egypt arrests 7 over rainbow flag at concert for 'promoting sexual deviancy' The group's songs also tackle issues which are controversial in much of the Arab world, such as gender norms and religious freedom. And while identifying as LGBTQ isn't explicitly criminalized in Egypt, the BBC reports it's not uncommon for police to arrest those engaging in same-sex acts on charges like "debauchery". [Full Article...]

Fukushima cleanup plan tweak

Fukushima cleanup plan tweak Removal at the Unit 3 reactor is set to start next year and is expected to take about two years to finish. Including delays made in earlier revisions, the fuel rod removal plan is now up to six years behind schedule. But he said it's important to set a target for developing the technology and work toward that goal. At this point, the best case scenario sees the extraction of the melted nuclear fue... [Full Article...]

Indian Human Rights Lawyer Among Winners of 'Alternative Nobel' Right Livelihood Award

Indian Human Rights Lawyer Among Winners of 'Alternative Nobel' Right Livelihood Award Ismayilova, an RFE/RL journalist who has tenaciously investigated evidence of graft in President Ilham Aliyev's government, is the first Azerbaijani victor of the award given by the Stockholm-based Right Livelihood Award Foundation. The award committee cited Cincinnati attorney Bilott "for exposing a decades-long history of chemical pollution, winning long-sought justice for the victims, and s... [Full Article...]

Arábia Saudita vai deixar que as mulheres conduzam

Arábia Saudita vai deixar que as mulheres conduzam Outros argumentam que permitir que mulheres conduzam levaria a uma promiscuidade e colapso da cultura saudita. De acordo com o embaixador, aprovada a nova legislação, as mulheres não precisarão de permissão de um tutor para conseguir a carta, assim como será dispensada a presença desse tutor legal na viatura enquanto conduzem. [Full Article...]

Nephew accused of stealing uncle's patrol auto, uniform to impersonate deputy

Nephew accused of stealing uncle's patrol auto, uniform to impersonate deputy Detectives said he stole his uncle's badge and uniform over the weekend, and the deception started when he tried to impress his girlfriend. "When his uncle left town for the weekend, he breaks into his room - his room was locked up - steals his keys to his vehicle, his uniform, and all his issued equipment and goes out at 3 o'clock in the morning and pulls over a auto", explained Paul Bloom with... [Full Article...]

Condemned Georgia man loses clemency bid after lawyers cite juror's racial bias

Condemned Georgia man loses clemency bid after lawyers cite juror's racial bias At the parole board on Monday, 20 supporters - including a daughter and a granddaughter - had argued for mercy. He was convicted in 1991 of the shooting death of his sister-in-law, Jacquelyn Freeman, in September 1990. If executed, Tharpe would be the second inmate put to death in Georgia this year. He then kidnapped his wife and was accused of sexually assaulting her by the side of the road. [Full Article...]

Seoul urges United States to avoid 'further escalation' with North Korea

Over the weekend, North Korea moved airplanes and boosted defenses on its east coast, an aide to South Korean parliamentary member Lee Cheol-woo told CNN on Tuesday. U.S. military bosses responded as the Pentagon said it would make sure the "President is provided with options to deal with Pyongyang". In his debut address to the General Assembly, Trump pledged to " totally destroy " North Korea... [Full Article...]

National Voter Registration Day: How to register

National Voter Registration Day: How to register Transient populations, including young people, and antiquated processes like the use of paper forms continues to serve as barriers to register. Are you a new voter? Otherwise, you can find out how to register in your state here . Senate Seat, Tuesday (September 26th) is also National Voter Registration Day . For example, she said the organization has talked about how to make absentee vot... [Full Article...]

North Korea says Trump has declared war on his country

North Korea says Trump has declared war on his country White House press secretary Sarah Sanders deflected questions Monday about the specific words employed by President Donald Trump to describe NFL players kneeling in protest during the national anthem, saying only that it's "always appropriate" to defend the flag and national anthem. [Full Article...]

Oman drawn with Saudi Arabia, UAE in Gulf Cup

Oman drawn with Saudi Arabia, UAE in Gulf Cup The UAE, Saudi Arabia and Bahrain didn't send representatives or acknowledge the result of the draw. The tournament is due to be played in Qatar from December 22 to January 8, however, it remains to be seen if the UAE, Saudi Arabia and Bahrain will take part following a diplomatic dispute with Qatar. [Full Article...]

Feds Plan to Collect Social Media Info of Immigrants

Feds Plan to Collect Social Media Info of Immigrants In the interest of full disclosure, yours truly is married to a United States green card holder, so not only will my wife be subjected to this new rule , conceivably I will as well. The new regulation would amass a database of all immigrants, including green card holders and naturalized citizens, and contain details like handles, aliases and search results on social media. [Full Article...]

Venezuela: US travel ban an opinion 'strategy'

Venezuela: US travel ban an opinion 'strategy' Venezuelan Foreign Affairs Minister Jorge Arreaza on Monday equated US President Donald Trump's speech at the UN General Assembly to a declaration of war, promising to take counter measures. The Trump administration says Venezuela's government has been uncooperative in verifying whether its citizens represent national security threats. "These types of lists.are incompatible with global law and c... [Full Article...]

Coreia do Norte diz que EUA declararam guerra

Coreia do Norte diz que EUA declararam guerra Toda essa confusão aconteceu porque o presidente Donald Trump , usou sua conta no Twitter para criticar uma declaração do ministro de Relações Exteriores da Coreia do Norte , Ri Yong Ho . O último teste nuclear, de 3 de setembro , o sexto e mais potente da Coreia do Norte , causou um tremor de magnitude 6,3, que foi sentido na China . [Full Article...]

Essilor, Luxottica say to co-operate with European Union on planned merger

The European Commission opened a full-scale investigation on Tuesday, saying the deal involving the two companies, both top-ranked in their sectors, may reduce competition in ophthalmic lenses and eyewear. The companies said they will cooperate with European Union authorities to demonstrate the "benefits that [the merger] will bring to customers, consumers and all the eyewear industry players". [Full Article...]

Executivos da JBS pedem revogação de prisões preventivas ao STF

Executivos da JBS pedem revogação de prisões preventivas ao STF Eles alegam, por exemplo, que os executivos não sabiam que o advogado Marcello Miller ainda integrava o Ministério Público Federal e não tinha pedido exoneração do cargo quando trataram com ele. [Full Article...]

Merkel diz que extrema-direita não vai influenciar políticas

Merkel diz que extrema-direita não vai influenciar políticas Em segundo lugar, com 20,5%, ficou Partido Social-Democrata (SPD), que já veio dizer que pretende posicionar-se na oposição. O AfD, que também será oposição, passa a estar representado em todas as comissões parlamentares, incluindo a de serviços secretos, e passa a receber financiamento público. [Full Article...]

Bihar Congress Chief Ashok Choudhary Removed From Post

Bihar Congress Chief Ashok Choudhary Removed From Post A rebellion had been reportedly brewing in the party's Bihar unit ever since Chief Minister Nitish Kumar broke the grand alliance which included the RJD and the Congress and joined hands with the BJP to form a new government in the state. Choudhary did not attend the meeting called by Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi earlier this month. This comes days after Chaudhary launched a counteroff... [Full Article...]

GJM withdraws Darjeeling shutdown

GJM withdraws Darjeeling shutdown Several shops and markets in the hills opened during the day despite threats and intimidation by GJM activists. Union home secretary Rajiv Gauba has been directed to hold an official level meeting within a fortnight to discuss all related issues. [Full Article...]

Ireland will hold referendum on repealing abortion in 2018

Ireland will hold referendum on repealing abortion in 2018 Several thousand Irishwomen travel each year for abortions in neighboring Britain. Irish women are allowed to travel overseas to have a termination and many do, mainly to England. "It is freakish that while considering the possible dates for holding votes on future constitutional amendments that no consideration was given to holding a referendum on water infrastructure". [Full Article...]


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