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Bill Clinton should've resigned over sex affair, Sen. Gillibrand says

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Kirsten Gillibrand occupies Hillary Clinton's old Senate seat, campaigned for her in 2016 and was eagerly supported by Bill Clinton in her political infancy. Ms. Gillibrand did tell the newspaper that she believed circumstances are different today, however, and what is now deemed a "fireable offense" was more tolerated in the 1990s. Read More »

Woman punched after accusing subway passenger of 'manspreading'

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One man rushed to the alleged victim's defense and told the man to get the " fuck off the train ". She took to Twitter to recall the incident, which she said took place on a N train during her commute to work. He said: 'You hit her in the face. The man who shot the video, Anthony Macca, said in a phone interview that he had seen the two arguing for about five minutes before the altercation. Read More »

EC verdict: Nitish to control of JD(U)

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Others in the RJD, however, did not feel the former JD-U President would be embraced so warmly as suggested by some. The commission has also entitled Nitish Kumar faction to use poll symbol - arrow. Kumar's decision to end the JD (U)'s alliance with the Congress and the Rashtriya Janata Dal in July this year irked Yadav. The EC ruling comes as a setback for the party's faction led by senior leader Sharad Yadav who is fighting the coming Assembly polls in Gujarat in an alliance with the ... Read More »

Marin unemployment rate 2.6 percent in October

Even with the recent gains, California's unemployment rate remains higher than the nation's, which dropped a fraction of a point to 4.1 percent last month. The state does not seasonally adjust individual counties, which show San Diego County's 3.7 unemployment rate as one of the lowest in Southern California. Read More »

Bill Gates applauds Pakistan's progress in polio eradication

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Accompanied with wife Melinda Gates and a delegation of his foundation, Bill Gates also showed willingness to make investment in the IT, Health , Farm, malnutrition and education sectors to improve the area of cooperation between the UP government and his foundation. Read More »

Florida Democratic Party Chairman Resigns Over "Creepy" Sexual Conduct

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The Florida Democratic Party will pick their next leader at a later date. The women, who asked for anonymity out of fear for their jobs, also claimed he leered at young women, kept breast-shaped stress squeeze balls on his desk and made references to females showing their breasts, according to the website. Read More »

DOD Report Shows Sexual Assault Rates Keep Falling

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According to military statistics, the post had 49 reports of sexual assault in fiscal year 2013, 79 in 2014, 49 in 2015 and 76 in 2016, for a total of 253 reports. Stamping out sexual assault in the military has been among the chief priorities for top Pentagon officials for years. For fiscal year 2016, there were 169 reports of sexual assault. Read More »

Hariri: My Stay in Saudi Arabia Was to Discuss Lebanon's Future

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Hezbollah has said Saudi Arabia forced Hariri to resign in order to bring down his coalition government, which includes the group. In April 2005, two months after their father, former prime minister Rafik Hariri, was assassinated in a Beirut bombing, the family announced that Saad would assume his father's political mantle, skipping over his brother, Bahaa, who is several years his senior. Read More »

150 fire-fighters battle blaze at Manhattan tower block

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No injuries have been reported and it's unclear how many people were inside the building when the blaze started. The fire appears to have engulfed almost the whole building and smoke can be seen high above the blaze. Local residents and store owners, have been evacuated from the the area, Mail Online reports. Some witnesses told PIX11 that sections of the building's facade are falling to the street below. Read More »

Sessions jokes about Russian meetings in speech to lawyers

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Despite the fact that four of President Donald Trump's judicial nominees have received a rare "not-qualified" rating by the American Bar Association and come under fire for controversial blog postings, Sessions said Trump has been appointing "extremely well-qualified" lawyers who will be "neutral umpires, calling balls and strikes". Read More »

White House press briefing, November 17, 2017

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Reporters also are expected to ask Sanders about Trump's reaction to multiple sexual misconduct accusations against Senate candidate Roy Moore of Alabama. In a guest appearance Friday on ABC's "The View", Leeann Tweeden read a letter she received from the Democratic lawmaker in which he also discussed a photo showing him posing in a joking manner, smiling at the camera with his hands on her chest as she naps wearing a flak vest aboard a military plane. Read More »

Meghan Markle's 'Suits' Body Double Shares Sweet Farewell Message to Actress

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The actress has to resort to FaceTime to stay in touch with the labrador-shepherd cross and beagle, who make regular appearances on her Instagram feed. 'They were waiting for Gabriel Macht to sign. He's going back so there will be a season eight and as of now, nine. A second source added that everyone on set is feeling very "nostalgic" with both Markle and Adams' time ending. Read More »

Rain today through Saturday morning, but no hazardous weather expected

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A Wind Advisory will be in effect for all of East Tennessee, Southwest Virginia and Southeast Kentucky. Winds are going to be the big player, with gusts of 50mph or greater late tonight and Saturday . Low around 35. Southeast wind 6 to 11 miles per hour. Sunday night brings 30 to 40 percent chances of more snow and temperatures dropping to around 20 degrees. Read More »

Saudi's King Salman to hand crown to son next week

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The move is seen as the final step in the power grab of Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud's son who became the crown prince in June by sidestepping his cousin Mohammed bin Nayef. Sources in Riyadh told the Financial Times that the authorities are trying to seize up to 70 per cent of suspects' assets. The Saudi authorities have help from worldwide auditors, investigators and people with experience in tracing assets. Read More »

Seoul: N. Koreans fired 40 shots at defector, hit him with 5

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His personal details and motive for defection are unknown and his exact medical condition is unclear. Military officials and analysts in Seoul said the military's refrained response was the right move, given that the USA commander assumes operational control in the JSA and any small-scale conflicts run the risk of escalating into an all-out war. Read More »

Former Governor Tom Ridge Hospitalized

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She said her husband "remains in critical condition but he's resting comfortably" and responding to his doctors. First responders transported him to Dell Seton Medical Center at The University of Texas, Central Texas' adult Level I Trauma Center, where he underwent the diagnostic heart procedure. Read More »

Ohio Supreme Court Justice Defends Controversial Facebook Post As "Appropriate"

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In recent weeks, multiple allegations of predatory sexual behavior have been brought to light against powerful men, including Franken . "Sexual harassment and assault is no laughing matter". O'Neill announced he'd run for governor in 2018, if Richard Cordray - former OH attorney general and now the head of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau - didn't jump in the race. Read More »

Gillibrand: Bill Clinton should have resigned over Lewinsky affair

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Until now. Now uber-leftists like Handler suddenly believe her. " Trump , after all, had been accused of sexual misconduct himself and his general election opponent was Hillary Clinton ". World Economic ForumThe dynamics that led to Democrats protecting Bill Clinton from accusations of sexual assault and rape haven't changed. "What it's about is the actions that his wife has taken against the women that he has raped and assaulted". Read More »

Boris Johnson's Iranian gaffe is about to cost United Kingdom £450 million

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Zaghari-Retcliff was detained in April 2016 in Tehran by Iran's elite Revolutionary Guards as she tried to leave Iran after a visit with her two-year-old daughter. Downing Street has denied there is any link between a £450m debt owed to Iran and the fate of jailed aid worker Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe. Tehran also dismissed the Telegraph report. Read More »

Navy Admits Flight Crew Drew Obscene Skydrawings in Washington Sky

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Many people were shocked to see the images high above and tweeted the images. Navy officials have condemned the actions of a pilot who took to the skies and drew a enormous phallus over a town in Washington. If you've been watching American Vandal on Netflix, you'll know that the entire show revolves around one single question, who drew the dicks? A mother with young children was dismayed by the aerial phallic display, anxious that she may have to explain to her young children what the ... Read More »

Argentina: No contact with submarine with 40 crew

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Argentina has launched a search mission for a submarine two days after the vessel last made contact. A sister of a crew member working at the kitchen of the submarine said that no one from the navy had communicated with the family of the officer. Read More »

Ohio State suspends all fraternity activity during hazing investigation

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The announcement sent to Greek students reads, in part: "Our expectation is that each chapter will develop a plan and implementation timeline to ensure that the culture of their organization is aligned with the stated values of Ohio State's Greek community, responsibilities outlined in the university's Code of Student Conduct and expectations of their respective national or global organization". Read More »

Person questioned in murder of 24-year-old Joliet bartender

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Kearns had last seen on Monday at 1:30 a.m. traveling eastbound on Washington Street in her vehicle. On Wednesday, Joliet detectives turned the search over to the sheriff's office, who will lead the investigation. She and her 1996 Jeep Cherokee were found in a rural area of Kankakee County. She was pronounced dead at 5:55 a.m. today. The missing person's case was then handed over to the Will County Sheriff's Office to investigate. Read More »

Jammu & Kashmir: One killed and one injured in terrorist attack

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Quoting official sources, reports said that police cordoned off Zakura area after inputs about the presence of militants. He said that the militants were travelling in a vehicle when intercepted by government forces at a checkpoint. Inspector general of police (Kashmir range) Muneer Khan later confirmed to the Hindustan Times that sub-inspector Imran Ahmad succumbed to his injuries. Read More »

Kremlin administration backs amendments on naming media as foreign agents

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Under the new legislation, USA and other foreign media would have to present themselves as such on all paperwork and submit to intensive scrutiny of staffing and financing. Simonyan said Monday that the broadcaster was choosing between a criminal case and registration, congratulating "the American freedom of speech and all those who still believe in it". Read More »

Man Discussing Church Shootings Accidentally Shoots Self in Church

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When the gun was returned to its owner, police told reporters that he put the magazine back in and recharged the chamber - but then accidentally pulled the trigger. Elder members of the First United Methodist Church in Tellico Plains got together for a Thanksgiving dinner on Thursday, during which they talked about the November 5 massacre in Sutherland Springs, Texas, where 25 people and an unborn child were killed. Read More »

Former president George HW Bush accused of groping woman while in office

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The woman told CNN that everybody in the photo , including her father and herself, "got closer together" for the photo. Corrigan was 16 at the time and Bush was 79. "It wasn't across the waist", the woman's ex-husband told CNN, recalling how his former wife told him about the incident shortly after it allegedly occurred. Read More »

Hewlett-Packard Company (HPQ) Holdings Decreased by Dodge & Cox

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Budros Ruhlin & Roe Inc. grew its position in Hewlett Packard Enterprise by 1.4% during the 2nd quarter. The stock has actually weakened in the past week, as the company has gathered a -3.28% return in the past 5 trading days. On Tuesday, September 22 the stock rating was reinitiated by Goldman Sachs with "Neutral". At the time of writing, Hewlett-Packard Company (HPQ) has a 14-day Commodity Channel Index (CCI) of 151.93. Read More »

DHS Official Resigns After Report Detailing Racist, Anti-Muslim Comments

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He made the comments about blacks and slums in 2008 on "The Right Balance" on Accent Radio Network, CNN reported . The D.H.S. also issued a statement , saying it "does not support these statements made by Rev. A former member of the Iowa GOP's governing board resigned from his Trump Administration job shortly after a CNN report about some of his previous remarks on race and religion. Read More »

French Foreign Minister Le Drian reached in India on two-day visit

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The India-France relationship was elevated to that of a strategic partnership in 1998. During the meeting, they reviewed bilateral relations between the Kingdom and France and the situation in the region, SPA said. "Today, we discussed ways to give a clear shape to our space cooperation". The two countries also described their defence cooperation as one of the main pillars of their Strategic Partnership. Read More »

Toyota, Suzuki finalise pact to launch EVs in India by 2020

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Toyota Motor Corp and Suzuki Motor Corp have agreed to cooperate in selling electric vehicles in India from around 2020, they said on Friday, aiming to give each other a leg up in emerging markets and low-emission technology. Suzuki has already announced that it intends to construct a lithium-ion battery plant along with its partners in Gujarat, where it now operates a manufacturing plant supplying automobiles exclusively to its Indian arm Maruti Suzuki. Read More »

Helicopter and plane crash near Waddeson Manor Buckinghamshire, UK

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The Air Accidents Investigation Branch is going to the scene - but police say the priority is being placed on saving lives. A spokesman for the AAIB said: 'The Air Accidents Investigation Branch is sending a team to investigate a mid-air collision involving an aircraft and a helicopter near Aylesbury'. Read More »

Clinton attack dog lashes out at Gillibrand for criticism of Bill

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Philippe Reines , a longtime aide to Hillary Clinton , blasted Gillibrand on Twitter over the remarks. Brzezinski, who has penned a series of books encouraging women to take charge of their own destinies in the workplace, said it's highly hard to have an "honest" conversation about sexual harassment. Read More »

Turkey pulls out of North Atlantic Treaty Organisation exercise after Erdoğan put on 'enemies' list

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Turkey has the second-largest army in the alliance and borders with Syria, Iraq and Iran, giving it great strategic importance for North Atlantic Treaty Organisation. "The individual in question was immediately removed from the exercise by the Joint Warfare Centre, and an investigation is underway". "He was a civilian contractor seconded by Norway and not a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation employee", Stoltenberg said. Read More »

NASA supporters defy police, mill around JKIA to welcome Raila Odinga

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Police in anti-riot gear were forced to use tear gas to disperse supporters of the National Super Alliance who were marching on Mombasa Road ahead of Raila Odinga's grand homecoming. Friday's gathering of thousands of opposition supporters in Nairobi was the movement's first show of strength since then, but fell short of the "million man march" promised by party leaders. Read More »

Notorious Mafia Boss Salvatore Riina Dies At 87

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Born in the Cosa Nostra rural stronghold of Corleone - the town that inspired the name of the fictional protagonist of The Godfather - on November 16, 1930, Riina spent 24 years on the run until his arrest in 1993. Doctors said at the time that the former boss was "lucid". Earlier this year, a court in Bologna ruled against his request to leave prison, arguing he could not get better treatment outside. Read More »

PMRDA to study feasibility of Pune-Mumbai Hyperloop route

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The study will identify potential routes in Karnataka to improve connections between its emerging industrial hubs. Virgin Hyperloop One will develop a new transport network within the Gulf that, when completed, will enable people to travel between most cities in the region in less than one hour, said a statement released by the Misk Global Forum. Read More »

Two Israelis Wounded in West Bank Car-ramming Attack

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Israeli medics claimed a 35-year-old Israeli settler was seriously injured and another in his seventies was lightly-to-moderately wounded. The army said the driver then got out of his auto with a knife and tried to stab soldiers. The 70-year-old victim was taken to Shaare Zedek Medical Center, and the 35-year-old was taken to Hadassah Hospital Ein Kerem, where he was to undergo surgery for a brain injury. Read More »

Chinese Premier Hopes For Peace & Stability in South China Sea

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The China agreement came on the heels of the 20th Asean-China Summit at the Philippine International Convention Centre in Manila on November 13. Four ASEAN members - Brunei, Malaysia, the Philippines and Vietnam - have competing claims with China and Taiwan in the South China Sea. Read More »

Paolo Guerrero celebrates Peru's World Cup qualification

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After a scoreless first leg game, Jefferson Farfan netted the first goal in the 28th minute, with Christian Ramos adding another in the 62nd. It must be noted Peruvians have not participated in a World Cup event since 1982. "I dedicate this to Paolo, I promised him we would deliver", Farfan said. Before being banned, Guerrero scored six goals for Peru in South American qualifiers. Read More »

Tough messages from European Union leaders to May on progress of Brexit talks

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Varadkar said Friday that he would not permit Brexit talks to move beyond phase one into future relations and trade until he was assured there will be no barriers between the two. She added: "I look forward to the European Union responding positively to that so we can move forward together and ensure that we can get the best possible arrangements for the future". Read More »

Iraqi forces invades ISIS's last major town

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US -led coalition forces supported the operations to retake Rawah and Qaim with intelligence, airstrikes and advisers, coalition spokesman Ryan Dillon said. Both Qaim and Rawa are located in western Iraq, near the Syrian border, where ISIS holds the last of its territory - the remnants of its so-called caliphate. Read More »

PNG refugee deal 'could damage relations'

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Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern repeatedly reiterated New Zealand's resettlement offer to Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull, including at a recent summit of Asia-Pacific nations, but it has been politely declined. Australian Labor has urged the Turnbull government to accept the Kiwi offer, with immigration spokesman Shayne Neumann citing the one-off resettlement deal with the United States as a precedent. Read More »

UN Security Council rejects Russian draft on Syria chemical probe

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The JIM is a panel created by the United Nations and the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons to monitor whether Syria is upholding a treaty that bans their use. Syria repeated its denial of using chemical weapons. Previous reports by the JIM have found that Syrian government forces were responsible for chlorine attacks on three villages in 2014 and 2015, and that the Islamic State group used mustard gas in 2015. Read More »