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Global News Former Canadian hostage Joshua Boyle demands justice from Afghan government
Author: 0 Former Canadian hostage Joshua Boyle demands justice from Afghan government

The US-Canadian couple rescued by Pakistan Army has reached Canada with their three children, Samaa reported. Boyle and Coleman had been kidnapped in Afghanistan in October 2012 while on a backpacking trip. He adds the family is fit to travel, but it's undecided whether they will fly to Canada or to the US from there. The statement further added "intelligence agencies had been tracking them and shared their shifting across to Pakistan on 11 Oct 2017 through Kurram Agency border".

Global News Manning, Pierre-Paul and rest of Giants stun Broncos 23-10
Author: 0 Manning, Pierre-Paul and rest of Giants stun Broncos 23-10

By the time the final whistle blew, they would trail NY 23-10 and have a spate of injuries to overcome in the week ahead. Siemian struggled for much of the first half against the Giants. There was Jenkins ripping the ball out of the hands of Denver's best receiver, Demaryius Thomas , after Thomas had converted a key first down on a fourth-down play in the fourth quarter with the Broncos trying to mount a comeback.

Global News Donald Trump 'To Visit UK In 2018' - But Won't Meet The Queen
Author: 0 Donald Trump 'To Visit UK In 2018' - But Won't Meet The Queen

Donald Trump will visit Britain early next year, but it will be a "working visit" rather than a state visit , it has been reported . May repeatedly refused to cancel her invitation to Trump but postponed his state visit indefinitely. Thousands of people launched protests against the move, while more than a million people signed a petition to stop the trip from going ahead. The Stop the War Coalition has told supporters they "need to make sure that there are protests whenever and ...

Global News Chilly Tonight, Sunny & Cool Tuesday
Author: 0 Chilly Tonight, Sunny & Cool Tuesday

Maybe grill out or eat out on the patio. Temperatures will drop back down into the mid 60s on Saturday when it is expected to be mostly sunny with a high near 66. Tuesday will be even warmer with a high near 78. Nothing in the sky but a little smoke from wildfires in California and a few high clouds. By Thursday , temperatures will be back into the 80s.

Global News At least 31 dead in Spain, Portugal fires
Author: 0 At least 31 dead in Spain, Portugal fires

Civil Protection Agency officials said 145 blazes were still going on Monday as a state of emergency was declared in all regions north of the Tagus river, an area roughly half of the entire country. Spain's prime minister Mariono Rajoy has blamed arsonists, and has urged police to find them. 'We went through absolute hell, it was frightful. Caption: People push a van that got stuck bringing water for volunteers to fight a wild fire raging near houses in the outskirts of Obidos, ...

Global News President Trump subpoenaed over sexual misconduct allegations
Author: 0 President Trump subpoenaed over sexual misconduct allegations

The Republican said , among other things, that he kisses women he considers attractive - "I don't even wait", Trump claimed at the time - which he said he can get away with because of his public profile. The purportedly defamatory articulations were made amid a national political battle that included warmed political civil argument in political gatherings.

Author: 0 Israel bombs Syrian anti-aircraft battery

But such a strike deep in Syrian territory is highly unusual. In general, Israel's operation in Syria consist of bombing sites that are used to develop, store and transport advanced weaponry to the Iran-backed Hezbollah terrorist group. "This was a Syrian provocation, and we will not allow it". A Syrian anti-aircraft battery, located 50 km (30 miles) east of Damascus, which Israel blamed for firing on its fighters was targeted by and "incapacitated".

Global News Trump Refers to Virgin Islands' President As Someone Other Than Himself
Author: 0 Trump Refers to Virgin Islands' President As Someone Other Than Himself

It seems as if everyone but the commander in chief remembers that he's actually the president of the island. While the USA region's lawmaking body has a President, the president was likely alluding to Virgin Islands Gov. He apologized when told of the flub. Trump was speaking at Values Voter Summit on Friday when once again, he embarrassed himself with his choice of words.

Global News Soccer star George Weah leading Liberia elections
Author: 0 Soccer star George Weah leading Liberia elections

Chairman of the National Elections Commission Jerome G. Korkoya, fourth from left, announces results. Weah is contesting as a presidential candidate for the third time since the end of the 14-year Liberian civil war in 2003. Brumskine has said the vote was marred by fraud and that he would request a re-run of the vote. The election's final results must be announced by October 25.

Global News Pakistan, US heading towards 'a much better relationship'
Author: 0 Pakistan, US heading towards 'a much better relationship'

Referring to the rescue mission carried out with the help of American intelligence, Trump said his country is "starting to develop a much better relationship with Pakistan and its government". "Both are aware of the nuisance potential of Pakistan and in many ways, both are also supporting it to balance Chinese influence", says Hasnain, adding that terror is of equal concern to U.S.

Global News Priebus reportedly questioned in Russian probe
Author: 0 Priebus reportedly questioned in Russian probe

Priebus was "voluntarily interviewed" by Mueller's team, his lawyer William Burck, Xinhua quoted United States news outlet Politico as saying. Mueller's inquiry includes whether Trump might have obstructed justice by trying to persuade then-FBI Director James Comey to drop an investigation of Michael Flynn, the president's first national security adviser.

Global News Goa Women's Congress demands apology from Irani for slandering Rahul
Author: 0 Goa Women's Congress demands apology from Irani for slandering Rahul

The man in the spotlight, Rahul Gandhi was also present at the event but he refused to comment on the development. With the ongoing internal organizational polls, the Central Election Authority (CEA) of the party is set to ready a schedule for election of the party president which will need the assent of the CWC.

Global News ISIS-affliated leaders Isnilon Hapilon, Omar Maute killed in Philippines
Author: 0 ISIS-affliated leaders Isnilon Hapilon, Omar Maute killed in Philippines

The military said Isnilon Hapilon is allegedly the emir of the global jihadist group IS in Southeast Asia. Military operations are expected to continue to flush out remaining fighters inside the battle zone. ISIS supposedly groomed Hapilon as its leader in Southeast Asia. The Philippine military targeted him in numerous operations and came close to killing him on several occasions but he always evaded capture.

Global News Patriots rookie linebacker involved in Foxboro vehicle crash
Author: 0 Patriots rookie linebacker involved in Foxboro vehicle crash

Langi and his wife were stopped at a stop light in Foxborough when another auto rear-ended them and sandwiched them into the vehicle in front of them. Doug Kyed , Patriots beat writer for NESN.com, first reported that the passenger in the vehicle was Langi's wife Cassidy. ESPN's Mike Reiss said the passenger was Langi's wife.

Author: 0 AirAsia crew members 'screaming and crying' in mid-air emergency

AirAsia did not comment on the allegations leveled against the cabin crew. The aircraft turned around and landed safely in Perth where passengers later boarded another aircraft provided by the low-priced carrier. All affected passengers will be scheduled to the next available flight and provided with necessary assistance including meal vouchers. According to ABC, the pilot turned back and emergency services were placed on standby at Perth airport.

Global News Louisiana Oil Rig Explosion Leaves Multiple People Injured
Author: 0 Louisiana Oil Rig Explosion Leaves Multiple People Injured

Sgt. Brian McGregor of the Kenner Police Department told CBS News that a "lot of injuries" - including burns and impact-related traumas from the blast - occurred, and the official number of those injured may increase. " Several people have been rescued from the active fire on the rig ", Jefferson Parish spokesman Antwan Harris said. The Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office and the parish will hold a press conference on Monday at 8 a.m.to give an update on the incident.

Global News India defeat Pakistan 3-1 in Hockey Asia Cup
Author: 0 India defeat Pakistan 3-1 in Hockey Asia Cup

India have topped Group A with nine points, with three wins from as many matches. On the other hand, Pakistan will qualify to the Super 4s if they manage a draw or even avoid a huge defeat against India later today. Only a minute later, India won four back-to-back penalty corners but the Bangladeshi defenders denied Harmanpreet Singh a successful dragflick. India continued to put up pressure on their opponents all throughout the match.

Global News Kurdistan region says Iraqi forces preparing major attack in oil-rich Kirkuk
Author: 0 Kurdistan region says Iraqi forces preparing major attack in oil-rich Kirkuk

The presidents of Iraq and Iraqi Kurdistan have also held talks to defuse an escalating crisis in Kirkuk. About 6,000 Kurdish Peshmerga reinforcements have been moved into defensive positions around the oil-rich city of Kirkuk, Iraq, amid fear of attack from Iraqi troops, officials from the semi-autonomous region of northern Iraq said.

Global News Canadian hostages: the taliban deny they have killed and raped
Author: 0 Canadian hostages: the taliban deny they have killed and raped

Providing few details, Boyle said the death of his daughter and his wife's rape occurred in 2014. Zabihuallah Mujahid in a statement Sunday said the accusations against the Taliban are "baseless and false". "If such a thing had been allowed, they would never be returned home with their three children", replied Zabihullah Mujahid. "I don't know what five years in captivity would do to somebody, but if it were me and I saw a United States aircraft and USA soldiers, I'd be running for it", ...

Global News Vengara Bypolls: IUML's KNA Khader wins by over 23000 votes
Author: 0 Vengara Bypolls: IUML's KNA Khader wins by over 23000 votes

The counting completed around 10.30am on Sunday at PSMO College Tirurangai in Malappuram. However, NDA slipped to 4th spot as BJP candidate K J Janachandran Master managed to get only 5728 votes. " BJP and LDF worked together in Vengara, and the votes that BJP lost benefited LDF, which has been their clear strategy to benefit each from the start.More like "Bandhukal shatrukal formula" - where they are related to each other but enemies and fighting each other as well".

Global News Trump's Speech Not to Decrease IRGC's Activities
Author: 0 Trump's Speech Not to Decrease IRGC's Activities

Manned by up to 150,000 active personnel, the corps has land, sea and air defence capabilities, including domestic paramilitary forces and a ballistic missile arsenal. Trump's strategy could trigger a chain of unpredictable consequences that could derail the nuclear deal and eventually raise the risk of war. It is not up to Trump to state about the compliance of Iran, Iran has been complying up until today.

Global News Unity deal offers hope for Palestinians
Author: 0 Unity deal offers hope for Palestinians

Negotiations are now expected to be held on forming a unity government, with the various Palestinian political movements invited to another meeting in Cairo on 21 November. But instead, the worldwide community should have tried to "pull Hamas into a dialogue ", Blair said in an interview for Donald Macintyre's " Gaza: Preparing for Dawn ", which is set to be released in November.

Global News Congress candidate leads in Gurdaspur LS bypoll
Author: 0 Congress candidate leads in Gurdaspur LS bypoll

State Congress chief Sunil Jakhar , who trounced BJP's Swaran Salaria by almost 2 lakh votes, said it was a "referendum" on the NDA rule at the Centre. Punjab BJP secretary Vineet Joshi and Salaria said, "They won by misusing the machinery". AAP candidate Maj. Gen. Suresh Kumar Khajuria (retd) lost his security deposit.

Global News Rex Tillerson assures that President Trump hasn't 'castrated' him: 'I checked'
Author: 0 Rex Tillerson assures that President Trump hasn't 'castrated' him: 'I checked'

The statement comes after months of tense relations between Washington and Pyongyang. Tension between the two countries has grown exponentially due to the nuclear tests that North Korea has carried out in recent months, and which have been interpreted as a clear threat not only to the USA but also to its main allies in the area, South Korea and Japan.

Global News Austria expected to elect youngest European Union leader in snap election
Author: 0 Austria expected to elect youngest European Union leader in snap election

Projections from the Sora polling organisation had the People's Party led by foreign minister Sebastian Kurz receiving 30.5% of the vote and the eurosceptic Freedom Party 25.9%. The Social Democrats were also hurt by charges of dirty campaigning after Israeli political adviser Tal Silberstein, while under contract to the party, launched Facebook platforms crudely mocking Kurz and suggesting the young foreign minister was anti-Semitic.

Global News USA porn king offers $10mn for 'smoking gun' to impeach Trump
Author: 0 USA porn king offers $10mn for 'smoking gun' to impeach Trump

An advert is reported to be running in the Washington Post on Sunday explaining the details of the offer. The publisher of USA porn magazine " Hustler ", Larry Flynt , offered "up to Dollars 10 million" to anyone who provides information leading to impeachment and removal of President Donald Trump's position in the White House in a full page ad in the Sunday edition of the Washington Post , the Associated Press reported.

Global News Korea Threatens to Inflict
Author: 0 Korea Threatens to Inflict "Disaster" on Australia

Military officials in Seoul have reported movement of mobile missile launchers in North Korea, and remain on alert for any provocations. "We assess they can carry out provocation anytime and therefore maintain enhanced surveillance". The US, led by President Donald Trump, was slammed as a " war merchant and strangler of peace " in a commentary by Rodong Sinmun newspaper, cited by North Korean KCNA news agency.

Global News Islamic school's sex segregation unlawful: United Kingdom court
Author: 0 Islamic school's sex segregation unlawful: United Kingdom court

The verdict at the Court of Appeal in London overturned a High Court judge's finding past year that Ofsted inspectors has been wrong to penalise the school for the segregation policy. Speaking after the Court of Appeal ruling Amanda Spielman, Her Majesty's Chief Inspector of Schools, said educational institutions should never treat pupils less favourably due to their sex.

Global News Washingtonians face higher insurance rates after Trump order, officials say
Author: 0 Washingtonians face higher insurance rates after Trump order, officials say

It will take an act of Congress to remove the mandate. According to the National Women's Law Center, the mandate saved women an estimated $1.4 billion in oral contraceptive costs in 2013. In a pre-dawn post on his Twitter account Friday, the president reiterated his oft-stated argument that "Obamacare is imploding". He's giving him almost equal status on the world stage with the back and forth, which I think is a big mistake.

Global News Brexit Talks 'Deadlocked,' Blocking Move To Transition Deal
Author: 0 Brexit Talks 'Deadlocked,' Blocking Move To Transition Deal

To view the full article, register now. Despite Barnier's insistence that both parties in the negotiations have shared goals - which he said includes protecting the rights of European citizens and getting a financial deal - his continued refusal to get past attempts to demand money may actually push Britain closer to the possibility of a no-deal withdrawal.

Global News Six MNS corporators make their way to Shiv Sena
Author: 0 Six MNS corporators make their way to Shiv Sena

Congress party workers held grand celebrations of their party's victory in Nanded-Waghala Municipal Corporation (NWMC) election on Thursday. According to political pundits, the win can be a great achievement for BJP in future, as chances are after two-and-half years the second largest party BJP in BMC can take help from another party like Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) or Congress to form there ruling in corporation or either claim for Mayor's post.

Global News Himachal Pradesh assembly election on November 9
Author: 0 Himachal Pradesh assembly election on November 9

Stating that the elections for Gujarat will be held later, CEC Jyoti said that the election will be held prior to December 18, to help enable simultaneous counting in both the states, so that the voting pattern of one region shouldn't affect the voting of another.

Global News Kyrie Irving Rips Cleveland as a Sports City, Already Loves Boston
Author: 0 Kyrie Irving Rips Cleveland as a Sports City, Already Loves Boston

He lauded Boston and its sports culture Wednesday, just days before he will return to Cleveland for the first time as an opposing player in the season opener. A difference, too, Irving said between Boston and Cleveland as sports cities: "Boston, I'm driving in and (thinking), 'I'm really playing in a real, live sports city?' ".

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