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People TSA Fails To Spot Weapons More Than Half The Time
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That test saw Department of Homeland Security Office of Inspector General operatives easily smuggle through fake weapons and explosives alike. It's unclear if our airport in Detroit was part of this testing. While the TSA catches scores of people with weapons - notably former Trump White House adviser Sebastian Gorka a year ago at Reagan National Airport - the inspector general's report in 2015 said that operatives from the office penetrated airport security in about 95 percent of their ...

People Republican Leaders: Alabamian Should Withdraw if Allegations Are True
Author: 0 Republican Leaders: Alabamian Should Withdraw if Allegations Are True

The report immediately led to sweeping backlash in the political world, with a number of prominent members of Moore's own party calling for the candidate to withdraw from the race if the story is genuine. Texas Sen. John Cornyn said, "If it is true I don't think his candidacy is sustainable". "I wanted it over with - I wanted out", she told the newspaper.

People Driverless Shuttle Debuts In Vegas
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A new self-driving shuttle crashed on its first day of service in Las Vegas, reported The Independent . The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department cited the driver of the truck. According to the BBC , the bus - the first of its kind to carry passengers in the United States - was travelling at a low speed in Las Vegas when it collided with a lorry.

People Downing Street 'knew about Priti Patel's secret Israel meetings'
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After a hastily arranged meeting not long after Patel landed in London, May's office released her minister's letter of resignation, in which Patel said her conduct in Israel had fallen "below the high standards" required of her post. The International Development Secretary, who is facing mounting criticism, was "in the air" on her way to Africa, Foreign Office Minister Alistair Burt told the Commons, adding that she "did not suddenly contrive" the visit in order to avoid facing MPs.

People Danica Roem Has Become The First Openly Transgender Person Elected To Office
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Marshall is not only anti-LGBTQI in the generalised sense many conservative American politicians are - he is specifically anti-trans. "This is about the people of the 13th District disregarding fear tactics, disregarding phobias. During the campaign, Marshall and other Republicans frequently misidentified Roem's gender and put out campaign ads that also attacked her transgender identity.

People Voters head to the polls across the midstate today for off-year election
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Election Protection , the nation's largest nonpartisan voter protection coalition, led by the Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights Under Law, will provide live assistance for voters across the country on Election Day this year. If no candidate wins that majority in the first round, election officials reallocate votes in a series of elimination rounds. "I am not happy that it's going to take days to find out who won", Dreier said.

People Woman loses job for giving Trump the 'F-k you'
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He pulled ads for open enrolment in Obamacare . "Only one-third of Puerto Rico has power.' I'm thinking, 'he's at the damn golf course again'". A photographer travelling with the motorcade snapped a picture of Briskman and the image soon went viral, with many hailing Briskman as a hero.

People Classroom vehicle crash: Woman charged over death of children
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Police do not believe it was an intentional act. There were 24 children in the classroom at the time of the mishap. "(Students) were screaming, saying they wanted their mum, I want help", she said. "You've got mothers over there fainting, you've got paramedics dealing with all the mothers and everyone is just nervous that it's their child", Isaac Tayba told the Telegraph.

People Carter Page reveals new contacts with Trump campaign, Russians
Author: 0 Carter Page reveals new contacts with Trump campaign, Russians

In Page's retelling, he informed the campaign of plans to travel to Moscow in an email to former campaign chair Corey Lewandowski; top Trump aide (and current White House Communications Director) Hope Hicks; and J.D. The House panel's top Democrat, Rep. Adam Schiff of California, cited a memo Page sent campaign officials that quoted Page as writing "in a private conversation, Dvorkovich expressed strong support for Mr.

People Fifty Shades Freed Trailer & Poster: Don't Miss the Climax
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There are days that offer gifts like warm sunshine after a rain or a mid-day coffee treat from a friend, and then they are days like today when the Fifty Shades Freed trailer makes its debut. "It has been a very educational experience, both professionally and personally". Billed as bringing events to a shocking conclusion, Fifty Shades Freed picks up events with the newly married Christian Grey ( Jamie Dornan ) and Anastasia Steele ( Dakota Johnson ) hoping to leave the shadowy ...

People Liberian Supreme Court to Rule on Presidential Runoff
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The party initially filed its complaint before the National Elections Commission and proceeded to the Supreme Court while those claims were still being investigated by NEC. The election was due to be Liberia's first democratic transition in seven decades, and west African leaders met with all sides of the conflict on Wednesday in an attempt to ease the crisis.

People United Nations implores Australia to resume feeding 'starving' refugees at remote camp
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But some 600 men have locked themselves inside - despite water and electricity being cut and dwindling food supplies - saying they are fearful for their safety if they move to transition centres amid reports locals do not want them there. "As the prime minister at the time I honoured the arrangement of the previous government but once the processing was completed, my government put a stop to this so-called Pacific Solution", Sir Michael said in his statement, adding any resettlement needs ...

People Leonard Fournette Benched By Jaguars For Team Rule Violation
Author: 0 Leonard Fournette Benched By Jaguars For Team Rule Violation

Moments later, Ramsey's teammates tried to break up the fight, some choosing to do so by flying into the pile of players already scrapping on the ground. "Give me one more shot". As a team, the Jaguars lead the league with 35 sacks this season. Even without star rookie running back Leonard Fournette , who was inactive for this game for breaking a team rule, Jacksonville stomped the Bengals to the tune of 23-7 .

People IDF ready to protect Druze town from Syrian rebels
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In a conversation with Druze leader Mowafaq Tarif, the head of Israel's internal security service, the Shin Bet, said that Israel "would not allow terrorists to take over the village". "There has been heavy fighting [in Syria] since early this morning", Fakherldeen said. The PA ministry's statement reflects the opinion of the Syrian government, which accuses Israel of supporting terrorist groups in Syria.

People Gunman kills 20 worshippers at Texas church
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The number of victims and the extent of their injuries was not immediately clear. Sutherland Springs is 30 miles (48 kilometers) southeast of San Antonio. Federal law enforcement swarmed the scene to offer assistance, including ATF investigators and members of the FBI's evidence collection team. He thanked law enforcement for their response.

People Fire Officials Remind to Check Smoke Detector Batteries This Weekend
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More than half of the non-working smoke alarms either had missing or disconnected batteries. Smoke detectors usually only have a lifespan of ten years. "They're the main line of defence to protect you when you have a fire in the house, especially when you're sleeping", he said. California has been recognizing daylight saving time since 1949.

People Trump campaign adviser Page met Russian officials in 2016 Moscow trip
Author: 0 Trump campaign adviser Page met Russian officials in 2016 Moscow trip

Rep. Mike Conaway, R-Texas, who is in charge of the committee's Russian Federation investigation, confirmed to CNN that Page gave such testimony , but minimized its meaning. Sessions replied: "I'm not aware of any of those activities". Richard Blumenthal, D-Conn. "There were questions that elicited exactly the kind of information that the Papadopoulos plea agreement made".

People Departing Twitter employee deactivates Trump's account
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Others had similar ideas for what should happen to the departing employee. In the end, the Trump's account was missing for a total of 11 minutes. Photo President Trump's Twitter account was briefly disabled Thursday night. Trump has often stirred up controversy with his tweets, making straightforward remarks or announcing domestic and foreign policies, which were rare among former presidents.

People American arrested in Zimbabwe for 'insulting Robert Mugabe'
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Ms O Donovan was arrested in a pre-dawn raid on her home in Harare and taken to Harare Central Police Station on Friday. She is accused of posting the message "We are being led by a selfish and sick man" on Twitter. "Our client is vehemently denying both charges", her lawyer Obey Shava told AFP, adding that O'Donovan would apply for bail on Monday at the High Court.

People Saudi Arabia says it intercepts missile close to capital
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Meanwhile, a Houthi-linked TV channel said the missile was launched at the airport. The Riyadh airport tweeted soon after that it hadn't been affected. A Saudi-led coalition became involved in 2015 to help prop up Hadi's government after Shiite Huthis seized the capital Sanaa. The armed conflict in Yemen continues with March 2014.

Author: 0 Constitution bench to hear individual pleas on old currency, says SC

The court however asked the petitioners to file an intervention application before the Constitution Bench of the court which is hearing the main matter on demonetisation . The bench commenced its hearing on a batch of special leave petitions filed by the Delhi government against a judgment of the Delhi high court which held that the L-G was the administrative head and was not bound by the aid and advice of the chief minister or council of ministers.

People Israel warplanes launch overnight attack on Syria
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Reliable sources consulted by Prensa Latina in Damascus referred that two Israeli fighters launched four air-to-surface missiles from Lebanese airspace against the copper plant, the largest in the country, located 40 kilometers south of the city of Homs.

People Federal Bureau of Investigation launch hunt for second man wanted over NY terror attack
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CBS News reported on Wednesday that investigators became suspicious of Kadirov and flagged him as a person of interest on social media because he "went off the radar" when they tried to speak with him. Mukhammadzoir Kadirov, who the Federal Bureau of Investigation announced a 90-minute search for, reportedly lived in the Wexford Apartment complex near the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tampa until earlier this year, according to the Tampa Bay Times .

People Spanish judge jails eight ousted Catalan ministers
Author: 0 Spanish judge jails eight ousted Catalan ministers

Catalan Prime Minister Carles Puigdemont , fired by central Spanish authorities, has confirmed that along with some members of his disbanded government remain in Brussels waiting a fair trial. He had travelled to Belgium with four members of his sacked cabinet and has ignored an order to appear before the High Court to answer charges of rebellion, sedition and misuse of public funds relating to the region's secessionist push.

People Clovis withdraws from consideration for USDA post
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Asked about the letter, Stabenow said in a statement that Clovis's answers show why the Senate should not confirm him as USDA's chief scientist. " As I am focused on your success and the success of this administration, I do not want to be a distraction or negative influence , particularly with so much important work left to do for the American people", Clovis also wrote.

People Government recalls almost 38M fire extinguishers manufactured in NC
Author: 0 Government recalls almost 38M fire extinguishers manufactured in NC

The recall involves two styles of Kidde fire extinguishers which feature plastic handle fire extinguishers and push-button Pindicator fire extinguishers. There have been 391 reports of failed activation, including one report of a fatality, 16 injuries including smoke inhalation and burns, as well as 91 reports of property damage.

People Brazile: I was shocked, shocked that Hillary corrupted the DNC
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Clinton's campaign had also taken over operational control of the Democratic party, Brazile says, to the extent that press releases could not be sent out from Washington, D.C., but had to first go to Brooklyn for approval. The agreement was signed in August 2015, nearly a full year before Clinton became the party's official nominee. Brazile only learned of the party's financial troubles in July after she was named interim chair after Wasserman Schultz stepped down , in a call with CFO ...

Author: 0 Trump Jr.'s Halloween-Inspired Attack On Socialism Draws Fabulous Ridicule

We don't feel it's an appropriate analogy". Yet Stevenson agreed with Trump Jr. on one point - that the October holiday is a good moment to share life lessons with children: "When it comes to Halloween", Stevenson said, "I do think it's a great opportunity to teach kids about a well-functioning democracy with a successful market economy".

People New Round of Syria Peace Talks to Begin in Astana
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Representatives of the Syrian regime, armed opposition groups, as well as delegations from the UN, Jordan and the USA will attend the talks, he confirmed. However, Russia's move was largely viewed by the global community as a ploy to prop up the government of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad. In Syria , more than 330,000 people have been killed since 2011, when government forces launched a brutal crackdown against peaceful protesters calling for Damascus to release political prisoners and ...

People Country marks Sardar Patels birth anniversary with Run for
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A large number of people, including sports personalities like Sardar Singh, Deepa Karmakar, Suresh Raina and Karnam Malleswari participated in the Run. Highlighting the crucial role of Sardar Patel in the formation of Indian Union of States, the keynote speaker Sukhmani Bal Riar, chairperson of history department, PU apprised the audience of his integrity and political acumen.

People Lukaku 'untouchable' Mourinho tells Man United fans
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Ahead of his side's Champions League clash against Benfica this evening, Mourinho has brought up that reaction in his programme notes - a decision that has sparked plenty of reaction on social media. "I don't think he's quiet at all". "He knows that to have a rosy future he will have to pass through these kinds of doors". Manchester United legend Gary Neville has likened Jose Mourinho to boxing champ Floyd Mayweather.

People Hillary Clinton Considers Dressing as the President for Halloween
Author: 0 Hillary Clinton Considers Dressing as the President for Halloween

She was largely mum on collusion and indictment news at that event, but she reportedly promised attendees that her book, What Happened , has "a great chapter about Russian Federation in here". And while President Trump masks do, of course, exist, some (your author included) might find it a bit creepy that Trump Jr. owns one. Trump last week, once again, mentioned the uranium deal.

People Univ. of Utah shooting suspect also wanted for Colorado murder
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ChenWei Guo, an global student from China, was shot and killed during an attempted carjacking near Red Butte Canyon on Monday night, according to police. Shortly after, Guo was killed in a carjacking, he said . Authorities are scouring a canyon in Utah by foot and by air for a man suspected of killing a Chinese worldwide student at the University of Utah.

People Leaders inaugurate Kars - Tbilisi - Baku railway
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Cherishing these bilateral ties, Erdoğan said the robust partnership in politics, defense, economy, energy, trade and culture as well as the continuous communication and rapport between Turkey and Azerbaijan demonstrate the solidarity between the two countries very well.