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Global Media Florida Democratic Party chairman Stephen Bittel resigns over creepiness
Author: 0 Florida Democratic Party chairman Stephen Bittel resigns over creepiness

That he made suggestive remarks and that he kept a breast-shaped stress squeeze-ball at his work desk. Depending on the circumstance and the person discussing Bittel, they said he would make references about women cooking dinner, showing their breasts, their age, whether they wanted to ride on his plane, come to his hotel room or if they thought he was attractive.

Global Media Nitish Kumar faction authorized to use JD-U election symbol
Author: 0 Nitish Kumar faction authorized to use JD-U election symbol

Kumar who joined hands with BJP in Bihar after walking out of Grand Alliance in July, said, "We must not forget that the prime minister hails from that state (Gujarat)". The Election Commission (EC) on Friday passed orders in this regard. The order has come after the poll panel conducted the hearing with parties on the petition of lone Guiarat MLA from JD (U) Chhotubhai Vasava, who is working president of the Sharad faction of JD (U).

Global Media Saudi monarch to step down in favor of crown prince
Author: 0 Saudi monarch to step down in favor of crown prince

The much-heralded program aims to to deliver economic growth by strengthening private companies outside the oil sector. The 32-year-old Mohammad bin Salman Al Saud would be assuming the charge of Saudi Arabia's king, next week, the preparations for which have been finalized, claimed British media outlet DailyMail.

Global Media Alex Hornibrook, Wisconsin silence critics in 24-10 win over MI
Author: 0 Alex Hornibrook, Wisconsin silence critics in 24-10 win over MI

After being tied at halftime, the Michigan Wolverines fell to the undefeated Wisconsin Badgers 24-10 in a hard-fought battle of nationally ranked Big Ten Conference combatants at Camp Randall Stadium on Saturday afternoon. The Wolverines averaged 1.6 yards per carry. Going into Saturday, O'Korn had played in six games this year, throwing for 742 yards, one touchdown and five interceptions while completing 55.2 percent of his passes and posting a passer rating of 103.1.

Author: 0 Clinton: There are 'lots of questions' about legitimacy of Trump's election

All but daring Clinton to again seek the presidency in 2020, Trump added: "Hillary, get on with your life and give it another try in three years!" The 2016 Democratic presidential candidate is joking in an interview with the online news outlet NowThis that she is officially resigning as the conservative news channel's president of the United States.

Global Media Lonzo Ball shuts down rumors about haircut
Author: 0 Lonzo Ball shuts down rumors about haircut

The mini-skirmish began with three minutes remaining in regulation when Los Angeles Lakers teammate Kentavious Caldwell-Pope and Tyler Ulis began shoving one another. Lakers: Larry Nance Jr. has been cleared to return to practice earlier than expected. He missed his first six shots and at halftime had scored just two points.

Global Media Why reversal of the elephant trophy ban comes at an odd time
Author: 0 Why reversal of the elephant trophy ban comes at an odd time

A photo of Donald Trump Jr. holding a knife and the bloody severed tail of an elephant he reportedly killed in Zimbabwe in 2011 has sparked outrage among animal-rights activists. Just hours before, Trump's spokeswoman Sarah Sanders had defended the US Fish and Wildlife Service's move to end the 2014 ban initiated under Trump's predecessor Barack Obama.

Global Media Indian, Pakistani troops clash on LoC
Author: 0 Indian, Pakistani troops clash on LoC

The ceasefire violations and sniper attacks by Pakistani troops have been on rise since last several months. Earlier on Wednesday, the Pakistan army had violated the ceasefire in Poonch which attracted heavy counter-firing from the Indian army.

Global Media Rev. Jesse Jackson reveals he has Parkinson's
Author: 0 Rev. Jesse Jackson reveals he has Parkinson's

Jackson says his father also had Parkinson's. "Now in the latter years of my life, at 76 years old, I find it increasingly hard to perform routine tasks, and getting around is more of a challenge". Jackson "has changed the nation and served in ways in which he never got credit", Sharpton said in a statement. Jackson, a Presidential Medal of Freedom honoree, has been a leader of the civil rights movement in the United States for decades.

Global Media Goffin despairing ahead of Federer semi-final
Author: 0 Goffin despairing ahead of Federer semi-final

Goffin will face six-time champion Federer at the O2 Arena on Saturday. Zverev failed to find any rhythm with his forehand early on and looked to be suffering some early jitters. He played really well in the second - he served really well and dictated the points. 'It's kind of been my theme in the last few weeks to hang in there.

Global Media Sessions jokes: 'Is Ambassador Kislyak in the room?'
Author: 0 Sessions jokes: 'Is Ambassador Kislyak in the room?'

He thanked the applauding crowd for welcoming him. Mr. Sessions testified during his January confirmation hearing in the Senate that he " did not have communications with the Russians " while serving as a surrogate for Mr. Taking aim at a tool the last administration used to adopt protections for transgender students, Attorney General Jeff Sessions reported Friday that the Justice Department is putting on the chopping block every guidance document that was used to change an existing law ...

Global Media Bandipora encounter: IAF Garud soldier martyred, 5 terrorists killed; internet services suspended
Author: 0 Bandipora encounter: IAF Garud soldier martyred, 5 terrorists killed; internet services suspended

The shootout began when soldiers cordoned off a neighbourhood in the northern area of Hajin following a tip-off that armed militants were hiding there, said army spokesman Colonel Rajesh Kalia. He said the operation was going on when the reports last came in though firing has stopped. Dr Vaid said it was a joint operation by different security forces based on specific informations.

Global Media Nirmala Sitharaman slams Congress, says allegations relating to Rafale deal shameful
Author: 0 Nirmala Sitharaman slams Congress, says allegations relating to Rafale deal shameful

We have negotiated for 36 French fighter aircraft Rafale (at a price) lower than that in the contract. Although government sources have previously argued that the two prices can not be compared because of different add-ons, weapon suites, training, maintenance and infrastructure requirements in the two agreements, Sitharaman said that "we have obtained a far better deal per aircraft (than the UPA )".

Global Media Gujarat assembly elections 2017
Author: 0 Gujarat assembly elections 2017

The JD (U) is now divided into two factions and Vasava had met Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi and Gehlot. The Congress has delayed by two days the release of its first list of candidates for next month's assembly elections in Gujarat due to ongoing seat sharing talks with the Patidar Anamat Andolan Samiti (PAAS) of Hardik Patel and other parties.

Global Media Mourinho aghast at England injecting Jones six times
Author: 0 Mourinho aghast at England injecting Jones six times

Sky Sports reported that the Manchester United defender was give six injections of local anaesthetic so that he would be able to play in the friendly. "If any player is ready for Saturday there is something odd". The same newspaper report that the FA's medical team felt that the 25-year-old had left worldwide duty in the same condition as when he arrived.

Global Media Egypt opens Gaza border crossing for first time in a decade
Author: 0 Egypt opens Gaza border crossing for first time in a decade

A statement by the PNA borders and crossings corporation, emailed to reporters, said that the mechanism of running the crossing is based on sharing the job. Sharing the crossing was agreed upon on Friday between General Majid Faraj, PNA Chief of intelligence, who visited Gaza for several hours and met with Yehya Sinwar, Gaza Hamas chief.

Global Media Strong quake jolts southwest China; no word on damage
Author: 0 Strong quake jolts southwest China; no word on damage

The China Earthquake Administration placed the epicenter at Nyingchi in China's Tibet Autonomous Region near China's disputed border with India. The quake was measured 6.9 on Richter scale. An natural disaster of magnitude 6.3 struck a remote part of Tibet on Saturday, the United States Geological Survey (USGS) said, but there were no immediate reports of significant damage or injuries.

Global Media No link between dual citizen's case, United Kingdom debt: Iran's FM
Author: 0 No link between dual citizen's case, United Kingdom debt: Iran's FM

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe has been locked up since April 2016 on trumped up propaganda charges. She is now serving a five-year sentence in Iran. "I think it is really important that he is making very clear signals that he is going to Iran, and that he goes to Iran and raises Nazanin's case as a top priority", Ratcliffe said on Monday.

Global Media Hice: One step closer to tax reform, relief
Author: 0 Hice: One step closer to tax reform, relief

It is an encouraging moment as Congress takes one step closer in providing a better future for every American. This is absurd, simply put. "This new tax code is forward leaning and created to make our economy boom again". Our plan makes America competitive again. The bill cuts the 35 percent corporate tax rate to 20 percent. When they do, they remove jobs, investment, and wage growth potential.