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Alyssa Milano Marks 1 Year Of Me Too With Heart-Wrenching Message To Her Daughter

Alyssa Milano Marks 1 Year Of Me Too With Heart-Wrenching Message To Her Daughter Alyssa Milano shared a powerful and emotional message for her 4-year-old


Video of city commissioner shooting man released by police

Video of city commissioner shooting man released by police Surveillance footage shows Lakeland City Commissioner Michael Dunn fatally shooting a man at a military surplus store in Florida.


Recovery of Nepal climbers delayed by mountain's remoteness

Recovery of Nepal climbers delayed by mountain's remoteness KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — Rescuers hampered by difficult, remote terrain took two days to recover the bodies of nine climbers, including one of the world's best, who hoped to map a new route to a Himalayan peak in Nepal that hasn't been scaled in eight years.


Aerion's supersonic business jet to meet U.S. noise standards

Aerion's supersonic business jet to meet U.S. noise standards Aerion Supersonic, the developer of a $120 million supersonic business jet, said on Monday it would be able to take off and land without regulatory changes in the United States, a potential boost to efforts to bring back faster air travel. General Electric's GE Aviation unit has completed initial designs for the new Affinity turbofan engine, which will be used in Aerion's AS2 jet, the companies said on the eve of the world's largest business jet show. "We're on track to fly in 2023, and before that year is out cross the Atlantic at supersonic speed, which will be the first supersonic crossing since the Concorde's retirement 20 years earlier," Aerion chief executive Tom Vice said ahead of the Oct. 16-18 NBAA event in Orlando, Florida.


McSally, Sinema face each other in Arizona Senate debate

McSally, Sinema face each other in Arizona Senate debate PHOENIX (AP) — Two congresswomen will face off in the sole Arizona Senate debate Monday evening, capping a contest that could determine which party controls the U.S. Senate.


Donald Trump Denies Making Charity Pledge Tied To Elizabeth Warren DNA Test

Donald Trump Denies Making Charity Pledge Tied To Elizabeth Warren DNA Test Another day, another broken promise from President Donald Trump.


Flash floods tear through southwestern France

Flash floods tear through southwestern France Flash floods tore through towns in southwest France, turning waterways into raging torrents that killed at least 13 people, nine of them in just one town, authorities said Monday. The rains that swept in from the Mediterranean killed nine people there, Interior Ministry spokesman Frederic de Lanouvelle said. He told BFMTV that the floods in the Aude region also killed four other people in other locations, left one person missing and seriously injured five others.


Social Security Changes Coming in 2019

Social Security Changes Coming in 2019 Social Security recipients will get 2.8 percent bigger checks in 2019. Get ready for these Social Security changes coming in 2019. The average Social Security benefit for retired workers is expected to climb by $39 to $1,461 per month as a result of this change.


The Design Lover's Guide to Berlin

Trump Says 'Rogue Killers' May Be Behind Jamal Khashoggi's Disappearance

Trump Says 'Rogue Killers' May Be Behind Jamal Khashoggi's Disappearance President Donald Trump said Monday after speaking with Saudi Arabia's King



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Jamal Khashoggi's Disappearance: What We Know and Don't Know - New York Times


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Jamal Khashoggi's Disappearance: What We Know and Don't Know
New York Times
The disappearance of the Saudi dissident Jamal Khashoggi has set off a diplomatic feud between Saudi Arabia and Turkey, a bipartisan uproar in the United States Congress, tremors of uncertainty in Wall Street and Silicon Valley about how to deal with ...
Trump sending Pompeo 'immediately' to meet Saudi king over missing journalist Washington Post
Trump Suggests 'Rogue Killers' Could Be Behind Missing Saudi Journalist Wall Street Journal
CEOs of JP Morgan, BlackRock, Blackstone, and Mastercard pull out of Saudi conference CNBC
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Trump promised $1 million to charity if Warren proved her Native American DNA. Now he denies it. - Washington Post


Washington Post

Trump promised $1 million to charity if Warren proved her Native American DNA. Now he denies it.
Washington Post
At a July 5 rally in Montana, President Trump went on a lengthy rant about one of his favorite targets: Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) and her claim to Native American ancestry. Even then, Warren was rumored to be a likely Democratic presidential ...
Warren Releases DNA Results, Challenges Trump Over Native American Ancestry NPR
Warren Releases DNA Analysis Showing Evidence of Native American Heritage Wall Street Journal
Vennochi: No more Pocahontas, Now, can Warren overcome the 'blah blah blah' gene with voters? The Boston Globe
YouTube  - The Boston Globe  - Elizabeth Warren For Senate
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Sears store closing list: 142 more Sears, Kmart locations closing in Chapter 11 bankruptcy - USA TODAY


USA TODAY

Sears store closing list: 142 more Sears, Kmart locations closing in Chapter 11 bankruptcy
USA TODAY
Sears Holdings plans to close another 142 unprofitable stores, as part of its Chapter 11 bankruptcy, on top of 46 store closings announced in August. Liquidation sales at the additional stores are expected to begin within two weeks, according to a ...
Yes, Blame Eddie Lampert For Sears' Bankruptcy, But Don't Forget These Other Contributors Forbes
Sears, once a retail titan, files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy Yahoo News
Nothing Lasts Forever, Not Even the Mighty Sears Bloomberg
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Antismoking laws gain local traction

Antismoking laws gain local traction When the Greater Kansas City Chamber of Commerce was convening experts and community leaders around a health initiative, the idea of raising the smoking age from 18 to 21 kept coming up. Within a mere two weeks, legislators in both Kansas City, Mo., and Kansas City, Kan., passed ordinances in November 2015. “The amount of interest and the momentum behind this idea surprised even us,” says Scott Hall, senior vice president for civic and community initiatives, in a phone interview.


NAFTA’s replacement will have to do, Untangling the Skripal poisoning case, In US tariff talks, Japan should push principles of free trade, Sexual abuse survivors also face #MeToo consequences, Forced evictions are a global problem

NAFTA’s replacement will have to do, Untangling the Skripal poisoning case, In US tariff talks, Japan should push principles of free trade, Sexual abuse survivors also face #MeToo consequences, Forced evictions are a global problem “The North American free-trade agreement was ... stitched back up without major damage to the Canadian economy...,” writes Campbell Clark. “The peace treaty worked out [recently] isn’t going to be a glowing ode to the principles of free trade.... The deal ... doesn’t have so-called poison-pill demands that the U.S. made last October.... Could [Prime Minister Justin] Trudeau have done better if the Canadian team hadn’t been pushed aside when the U.S. and Mexico started to hammer out the framework of an agreement in summer? It’s hard to know.... It’s not the ‘win-win-win’ deal Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland kept talking about during negotiations.


Will the Khashoggi affair change the course of US-Saudi relations?

Will the Khashoggi affair change the course of US-Saudi relations? Ever since President Trump accepted the counsel of son-in-law and Middle East adviser Jared Kushner to make Saudi Arabia the first foreign trip of his presidency, it was clear that the kingdom was to be the linchpin of his administration’s regional policy. From countering Iran and achieving Israeli-Palestinian peace to promoting sustainable reforms of rigid Arab societies, Saudi Arabia under its young crown prince (and de facto leader) Mohammed bin Salman would be Washington’s go-to partner in the region. Now the Saudi strategy Mr. Kushner engineered has been rattled and indeed threatens to come crashing down.


How hurricane Michael could affect Florida’s high-stakes midterms

How hurricane Michael could affect Florida’s high-stakes midterms Indeed, it’s not a reference to hurricane Michael, the Category 4 storm that slammed into the Florida Panhandle earlier this week and wrought devastation across the southeastern United States. Superstorm Sandy had just struck the New Jersey coast, and the state’s then-governor, Republican Chris Christie, greeted a visiting President Barack Obama warmly. Six years later, on the eve of President Trump’s first midterm elections, such bipartisan comity seems unimaginable.



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Should I Buy General Motors (GM) Stock?

Should I Buy General Motors (GM) Stock? Founded in 1908, General Motors Company (NYSE: GM) is the epitome of the great American auto manufacturer, producing vehicles in 37 countries across the globe. The auto giant has come a long way in the last 110 years, when William C. Durant founded the company with $2,000 in his pocket. General Motors today has an estimated market capitalization of $45.4 billion.


Hillary Clinton contradicts Monica Lewinsky’s claim that affair with Bill Clinton was ‘gross abuse of power’

Hillary Clinton contradicts Monica Lewinsky’s claim that affair with Bill Clinton was ‘gross abuse of power’ Hillary Clinton has defended her husband against accusations that he abused his power with an affair with Monica Lewinsky in the 1990s. Ms Lewinsky said in a recent interview that she had been moved by the stories brought forth by women in the #MeToo movement, and had realised that former President Bill Clinton had abused his position of power when they had an affair. Ms Clinton, who stood by her husband after those accusations came forward, disagreed during an interview on “CBS Sunday Morning”.


The Senate Judiciary Committee's Only 4 Women Reflect On Kavanaugh's Confirmation

The Senate Judiciary Committee's Only 4 Women Reflect On Kavanaugh's Confirmation The only four female members of the Senate Judiciary Committee are angry that


Martyr priest, now Saint Romero, challenged power in El Salvador

Martyr priest, now Saint Romero, challenged power in El Salvador (The Oct. 1 story corrects to reflect country of birth was El Salvador, not Honduras) By Nelson Renteria SAN SALVADOR (Reuters) - In 1980, a day after urging El Salvador's military to halt a string of abuses that would inflame a 12-year civil war in the impoverished country, Salvadoran Archbishop Oscar Romero was shot dead while leading Mass. His homilies had blasted the U.S.-backed military dictatorship while voicing solidarity with the poor, making him a Latin American human rights icon. Romero critiqued the military government and armed leftist groups alike.


Hurricane Michael adds to hardship of Florida's poor

Hurricane Michael adds to hardship of Florida's poor LYNN HAVEN, Fla. (AP) — Mary Frances Parrish is expecting to be without electricity for several weeks, or roughly the same time the terminally ill son she's caring for is expected to live.


Families struggle to recover after Hurricane Michael's rampage

Families struggle to recover after Hurricane Michael's rampage Jackie Lane of Panama City Beach, Florida, tells how she and her family survived Hurricane Michael even as it destroyed the inn where they rode out the storm.


Trump says ‘rogue killers’ could have murdered Saudi journalist

Trump says ‘rogue killers’ could have murdered Saudi journalist On Monday morning, President Trump said he had spoken to Saudi King Salman, who denied any knowledge of the disappearance of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi. Trump speculated that “rogue killers” may have been involved in Khashoggi’s disappearance.


Sears, the once-mighty US retailer, files for bankruptcy

Sears, the once-mighty US retailer, files for bankruptcy Sears, an anchor of retail life for generations of Americans, filed for bankruptcy on Monday and said it was closing almost 150 stores, the latest marquee victim of the online era. Sears Holdings Corporation, also the parent company for Kmart, which merged with Sears in 2005, said in a statement it had filed for bankruptcy protection in Manhattan. The company been drowning in debt exceeding $5 billion and reportedly could not make a $134 million payment that had been due on Monday.



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AT&T Outage: Services Down After Lightning Strike at Dallas-Area Facility - Newsweek


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AT&T Outage: Services Down After Lightning Strike at Dallas-Area Facility
Newsweek
Some AT&T customers experienced service outages Monday with their AT&T UVerse television and internet services. The outage was due to a lightning strike that hit a facility for the company in the Dallas area. “Damage caused by a fire at one of our ...
Lightning Strike Sparks Fire At AT&T Facility, Outage Impacts Service CBS Dallas / Fort Worth

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Here is a map of the 142 Sears and Kmart stores set to close - CNBC


CNBC

Here is a map of the 142 Sears and Kmart stores set to close
CNBC
Sears Holdings plans to shutter 142 Kmart and Sears stores by the end of the year and begin liquidation sales shortly as it tries to emerge from bankruptcy court. The retailer currently has roughly 700 stores open. "The reduction in the number of ...
How Sears Was the Amazon of Its Day New York Times
Many US mall owners say good riddance to Sears Reuters
Sears Seeks to Repair Fraying Supply Chain in Bankruptcy Wall Street Journal
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4 Powerball, Mega Millions tickets worth $120K sold in NJ - NJ.com


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4 Powerball, Mega Millions tickets worth $120K sold in NJ
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By Jeff Goldman | NJ Advance Media for NJ.com. While no one across the country hit either the Powerball or near-record Mega Millions jackpot this weekend, four ticket holders in New Jersey won third-tier prizes worth a combined $120,000, lottery ...
Mega Millions prize up to $654M, 4th largest in US history mySanAntonio.com
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Daily Digit: Why are there so few African-American baseball players?

Daily Digit: Why are there so few African-American baseball players? It’s been 71 years since Jackie Robinson broke the color barrier, but African-American participation in the MLB has sharply declined since its peak in the early ’80s.


Water pollution in Rio ahead of the Olympic Games

Water pollution in Rio ahead of the Olympic Games Just days ahead of the Olympic Games the waterways of Rio de Janeiro are as filthy as ever, contaminated with raw human sewage teeming with dangerous viruses and bacteria, according to a 16-month-long study commissioned by The Associated Press. The AP’s survey of the aquatic Olympic and Paralympic venues has revealed consistent and dangerously high levels of viruses from the pollution, a major black eye on Rio’s Olympic project that has set off alarm bells among sailors, rowers and open-water swimmers.


The Most Stylish Players in the 2016 NBA Finals

The Most Stylish Players in the 2016 NBA Finals This evening is Game 1 of the NBA Finals, where the Golden State Warriors and Cleveland Cavaliers will once again face off, and each team has a very stylish roster.


How That Pro Cyclist Hid a Motor in Her Bike

How That Pro Cyclist Hid a Motor in Her Bike "Mechanical doping" made its way into the popular culture last week when a professional bike racer got caught.​


Millions Will Watch the Super Bowl — But Is the Football Generation Ending?

Millions Will Watch the Super Bowl — But Is the Football Generation Ending? One NFL player after another — from former Raiders quarterback Ken Stabler, 69, who died in July 2015, to 27-year-old Giants safety Tyler Sash, who died two months after Stabler — has been diagnosed with chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE), a degenerative brain disease caused by repeated trauma. The New York Times reports that well over 100 football players, including several Pro Football Hall of Famers, have CTE so far.


Muslim Teen Defies Tradition to Become First Hijab-Wearing Ballerina

Muslim Teen Defies Tradition to Become First Hijab-Wearing Ballerina With a dream of becoming the first hijab-wearing Muslim ballerina, 14-year-old Stephanie Kurlow recently launched a fundraising page in the hopes of pulling together more than $7,000 so that she can get her certification to open a performing arts program in her native Sydney because she said, “I don’t want certain people who are discriminatory to hold anyone back from achieving their dreams and being unique.” 


Cheerleading Coach Fired for Sabotaging Rival Teen

Cheerleading Coach Fired for Sabotaging Rival Teen A cheering coach lost her job after allegedly tripping a cheerleader. Video shows the cheerleader backflipping and Teresa Fann sticking a leg out to stop her.



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