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'Teen Wolf' Star Colton Haynes Marries Jeff Leatham In Palm Springs

Sun, 10/29/2017 - 11:13

The “Teen Wolf” and “Arrow” star, 29, married Four Seasons artistic director Jeff Leatham, 46, in a Saturday evening ceremony in Palm Springs, California, People reports.

At least five dead as storm hits central Europe

Sun, 10/29/2017 - 10:43

At least five people died in a windstorm that hit central Europe on Sunday, causing widespread power outages and traffic disruptions. In the Czech Republic, falling trees killed a woman in a forest near the central city of Trebic and an elderly man on the street in Jicin northeast of Prague. In Germany, a 63-year-old man sleeping in a van at a camping site on Jade Bay in the north of the country drowned when he tried to escape flash floods on foot, police said.

Cops: Idaho woman intentionally drove off cliff with 3 kids

Sun, 10/29/2017 - 10:28

An Idaho woman who drove her sport utility vehicle off a cliff and into a reservoir in a crash last year that killed her and her three young children did so deliberately, officials said Friday.

Turkey detains 143 people over suspected Islamic State links: Anadolu

Sun, 10/29/2017 - 10:24

Turkish police detained 143 people over suspected links to Islamic State in anti-terror operations in eight cities over the weekend, the state-run Anadolu Agency said on Sunday. Counter-terrorism police detained 49 foreign nationals on Saturday during operations in the capital Ankara, Anadolu said. The police raided houses in Bursa, a northwestern province of Turkey, and detained 39 people including 28 Syrian nationals and two Azerbaijani nationals on Sunday, Anadolu said.

Bali volcano's alert status lowered after decreased activity

Sun, 10/29/2017 - 09:51

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesian authorities lowered the alert status of Bali's Mount Agung volcano from the highest level on Sunday, following a significant decrease in activity in recent days.

Saudi Arabia accuses Iran of blocking Yemen peace

Sun, 10/29/2017 - 09:39

Saudi Arabia on Sunday accused Iran of blocking peace efforts in Yemen, slamming its political arch-rival over its support for rebels which Saudi-led forces are battling in Yemen. Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir accused Tehran of smuggling arms to Yemen's Shiite Huthi rebels, who control the capital Sanaa and northern Yemen, and to the rebels' ally former president Ali Abdullah Saleh. "Iran is destroying all attempts to find a solution in Yemen, which has led to the failure of all political negotiations between the government and these militias," Jubeir said in Riyadh.

Critical Transplant Delayed as Hospital Blocks Kidney Donor

Sun, 10/29/2017 - 09:35

Rev. Al discusses the case of A.J. Burgess, a two-year-old boy in dire need of a kidney. His father was prevented from donating by the hospital because of a probation violation. The Burgess family joins.

Huge Bearded Seal Blocks Airport Runway In Alaska

Sun, 10/29/2017 - 09:18

When airport foreman Scott Babcock went out onto the runway at Wiley Post-Will Rogers Memorial Airport in Utqiagvik, Alaska, on Monday to clear some snow, he was surprised to find a visitor waiting for him on the asphalt: a 450-pound bearded seal chilling in the milky sunshine.

Kenya opposition leader calls for calm in slum hit by deadly violence

Sun, 10/29/2017 - 09:13

By George Obulutsa and Duncan Miriri NAIROBI (Reuters) - Kenyan opposition leader Raila Odinga called for calm on Sunday as he visited a slum in the capital that was hit by violence when a political stand-off over a repeat presidential election fed into rising ethnic tensions. Clashes in Kawangware and in a village in western Kenya following Thursday's vote were the first signs that face-offs between Odinga supporters and the police might eventually morph into neighbours turning against each other. Standing here in this church we want to condemn the militarisation of politics in this country," Odinga told residents in the Nairobi slum.

Losses, looting as Philippine war's fortunate few return home

Sun, 10/29/2017 - 09:09

By Martin Petty MARAWI CITY, Philippines (Reuters) - Khaliluddin Ismail returned home on Sunday after five months of war in the southern Philippines to find his house ransacked. Hapilon escaped, then issued a call to arms to hundreds of insurgents to initiate their planned takeover of Marawi.

Hillary Clinton Shrugs Off Reminder Of Comey Letter Anniversary: 'Oh Is That Today?'

Sun, 10/29/2017 - 08:41

If Hillary Clinton still feels sore about former FBI Director James Comey’s now-infamous letter to lawmakers saying he was re-opening the probe into her use of private email server as secretary of state, she waved it off in a joking tweet posted on the one-year anniversary of that day.

One-on-one with Gov. Chris Christie

Sun, 10/29/2017 - 08:10

New Jersey governor and former federal prosecutor Chris Christie sits down with George Stephanopoulos on "This Week."

Iran says to continue developing ballistic missiles

Sun, 10/29/2017 - 07:58

Iran's president on Sunday said his country would continue building weapons including developing missiles as the United States prepares new sanctions over its ballistic missile programme. "To defend our nation and territorial integrity, we will build all the weapons we will need," Hassan Rouhani told parliament in statements broadcast on state television. Recent Iranian missile launches have triggered US sanctions and accusations they violate the spirit of a 2015 nuclear deal between Tehran and major powers.

India starts trade route to Afghanistan via Iran

Sun, 10/29/2017 - 07:20

NEW DELHI (AP) — India on Sunday shipped its first consignment of wheat to Afghanistan by sea through Iran's strategic Chahbahar Port, launching a trade route bypassing longtime rival Pakistan.

Iran says it foils plot involving tomb of Cyrus the Great

Sun, 10/29/2017 - 07:19

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Iran said Sunday it has foiled an online plot led by foreigners to spark dissent involving the tomb of Cyrus the Great on the day that many mark the birth of the Persian king by gathering at his grave.

The Ivy League Has An Unexpected Friend In Donald Trump

Sun, 10/29/2017 - 07:00

At first glance, Yale University doesn’t seem like a school with much love for the current president.

Who Leads Democrats? McCaskill: 'So Many People' Preparing Presidential Run

Sun, 10/29/2017 - 03:56

Sen. Clare McCaskill (D-Mo.) tells Chuck Todd that it's hard to identify a leader of the Democratic party, but that there is still room for moderates.

President is 'Too Defensive' On Russia: Portman

Sun, 10/29/2017 - 03:01

Ohio Sen. Rob Portman (R) tells Chuck Todd in an exclusive interview that the president should focus on the attacks that the Russian government made against the American electoral system.

Myanmar police charge foreign reporters over drone use

Sun, 10/29/2017 - 02:55

Myanmar police have charged two foreign journalists working for Turkish state media -- along with two Burmese locals -- for allegedly breaching import laws after they flew a drone over the country's parliament. "We have opened a case against all four -- two foreigners and two Burmese. The foreigners, Lau Hon Meng from Singapore and Mok Choy Lin from Malaysia, were arrested on Friday in Myanmar's capital Naypyidaw while they were on assignment for Turkish state broadcaster TRT.

Judge halts aquarium fishing until environmental review

Sun, 10/29/2017 - 00:48

HONOLULU (AP) — A Hawaii judge has halted the commercial fishing of reef fish for aquariums until the state reviews the trade's environmental impact.