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ABS confirms huge turnout in marriage survey

The team running the "yes" campaign for marriage equality in Australia are "delighted" with the number of ballots returned in a national survey on the issue. ...


Turkey's top military chief in Iran ahead of Erdogan visit

Turkey's Chief of the General Staff Hulusi Akar arrived in Tehran a day earlier at the head of a top-ranking military delegation. During the meeting, Chief o...


United Nations resolution condemns death penalty for same-sex relations

The United Nations approved a resolution Friday condemning the use of the death penalty in a discriminatory fashion, including its use to punish "apostasy, blas...


Tale of the Ticker: Western Gas Partners LP (WES) Moves on Volume

Lodge Hill Capital Llc decreased Trinity Inds Inc (Call) (TRN) stake by 25.96% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. Leverage ratio is the total debt of a company divi...


Trump seeks to reduce trade deficit with Thailand

Statistics from the US Trade Representative shows that Washington maintained an $18.9 billion trade deficit with Thailand in 2016. This is Prayut's first of...


Las Vegas Strip gunman had fully automatic converter

Ariana Grande knows firsthand the pain and terror country music fans are experiencing after a lone gunman shot and killed 59 people and injured at least 50...


Mark Cuban: I'm 'Considering' Running for President

The billionaire businessman and owner of the Dallas Mavericks says he is considering whether to make a run for the Oval Office. Ready to commit to it? Cu...


No evidence Las Vegas shooter tied to militant group

Police said there is no indication they had contact with him. Their father, Benjamin Hoskins Paddock, was placed on the FBI's Most Wanted fugitive list in 196...


How to help victims of the Las Vegas mass shooting

As a candidate and now as president, Trump has been often quick to respond ahead of the facts after mass shootings at home and aborad. Paddock lived in a ho...


FS1 to remove controversial Knicks subway ads

A spokesman for the Knicks referred requests for comment to Fox Sports, which did not respond. A New York City subway wrap bashing the New York Knicks will ...


(PROV); Air Transport Services Group (ATSG) Has 1.29 Sentiment

The stock declined 0.66% or $0.16 reaching $24.18 on the news. About 125,216 shares traded. Air Transport Services Group, Inc .is a holding company. The comp...


Theresa May urged to give Brexit rallying cry at Conservative Party Conference

Mr Johnson, whose keynote conference speech on Tuesday will be keenly scrutinised for signs of disloyalty, insisted on Monday evening that he is in complete agr...


Netanyahu backs annexation of West Bank settlements

He said Israel would add industrial zones in the area, which now hosts some 37,000 settlers. The Palestinians seek the West Bank, captured by Israel in the ...


Dr. Price resigns as HHS secretary

He is the first official to resign from Trump's Cabinet. Trump felt that Price was overshadowing his tax overhaul agenda and undermining his campaign promise to...


A Familiar, Partisan Response In Congress To Las Vegas Massacre

They lower flags to half-staff. The National Rifle Association, that largest pro-gun lobby in the nation, had slated more $32,000 in advertising to start ru...


These Ads Now Have to Say Whether They're Photoshopped

France's former health minister, Marisol Touraine, initiated the idea, reports Le Parisien . French officials said the rule was enacted in an effort to reduc...


Pakistan's ousted PM Sharif 'back with full force' as party chief

Earlier in the morning, PML-N leader Dr Tariq Fazal Chaudhry submitted Sharif's papers for party President in the Election Commission while none other candidate...


Senior Tories call for end to damaging Brexit splits

She said an audit will be published on Oct 10, spelling out the "uncomfortable truths" of life in Britain, showing how people of different racial backgrounds ...


NC couple stayed in same hotel room as Vegas gunman, husband says

Now, a year later, it chillingly showcases the devastating vantage point Paddock adopted as he set up position with his heavy arsenal of weaponry. Over sever...


Berkeley 'Coffee with a Cop' a chance to meet two chiefs

IVFP Lieutenant Ruben Cintron, Community Resource Deputy James McKarrell and UCSB Police Lt. Mark Signa will be among those attending. These events are happenin...


National Football League players made themselves look bad

However, Villanueva has no interest in playing that role. "To use me as a tool to push agendas and push messages is completely unacceptable", Villanueva said af...


LPD: The two injured in deadly Lawrence shooting were from Topeka too

At the scene, officers encounter a large crowd and several victims suffering from gunshot wounds. Soukup said he ran outside and saw two shooting victims on the...


Submarine owner charged in journo's death kept torture, killing videos

Her cause of death has not yet been determined, but prosecutor Jakob Buch-Jepsen told the court that the multiple knife wounds had been inflicted "at the time o...


Alex Morgan gets kicked out of Disney World for 'trespassing'

Morgan was reportedly not cited for the incident, as she and her group, which reportedly included Orlando City players Giles Barnes and Donny Toia , compli...


Disturbance could strengthen into tropical system in Gulf of Mexico, NHC says

The worst weather over our area would be Sunday and Monday. Meanwhile, that low pressure trough now over Cuba and near the northwestern Bahamas, has only a 10...


Calls for Boris Johnson's sacking after off-colour Libya civil war joke

Ministers had called on May to fire Johnson for his rebellion, The Times of London reported, after May laughed off a question on Sunday about whether her fore...


George Takei, Lady Gaga among those slamming Trump for Puerto Rico tweets

Sanders is also suggesting that Trump may care less about helping the people of Puerto Rico due to their race. Hurricane Maria devastated power and comm...


Trump praises Puerto Rico aid, mayor says it's 'killing us'

Jeff Saunders, director of the task force, says that some members who had helped in Hurricane Harvey relief efforts were deployed to Puerto Rico to assist in Hu...


Local FAFSA Nights Assist College-Bound Students

But year after year, students and families leave billions of dollars in award money on the table . But it's true that the higher your family's income is, the l...


Five militants killed near LoC: army

Indian army on Monday said one militant was killed as he tried to cross the Line of Control (LoC) in Tanghdar sector of north Kashmir's Kupwara district. The...


Puerto Rico has big problems, but Trump isn't one of them

How will a state of emergency help recovery efforts? According to a news release from the governor's office, the declaration "will provide important resourc...


Karnataka home minister: We know who killed Gauri Lankesh

It added that more evidence is being collected to prove the guilt. "We know who has done it (the killing) and what. everything we know", PTI quoted Reddy as say...


Gov. Wolf orders flags at half-staff to honor Las Vegas victims

At her weekly news conference, Reynolds called the worst mass shooting in US history a senseless, horrific and unconscionable act. "Praying for the victims and ...


Pelosi Calls For Special Committee On Gun Violence

But no votes on either bill were scheduled as of Monday. "We're focusing on passing our budget". House Speaker Paul Ryan says there's no plan for the House ...


Off Duty Officers Went Into Line Of Fire At Music Festival

Bay Area resident Andy Alcaraz said, "We took off running and you know, hit the ground". People in the Las Vegas area can donate blood to participating h...