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Author: 0 "Taking a knee" personal gesture for Kyrgios

The players could not be split in the deciding set and it went to a champions tie-break, which Kyrgios led 6-2 at one point. A tearful Kyrgios said after the Laver Cup loss: "It was tough". After the match Federer told Sky Sports: "It has been such an incredible and fun week and I'm so pleased the event has worked as it has". "He was playing great, and controlling the points from the base line".

World New Travel Ban Will Include North Korea, Venezuela, Chad
Author: 0 New Travel Ban Will Include North Korea, Venezuela, Chad

Officials stressed that valid visas would not be revoked as a result of the new order . As key parts of Donald Trump's travel ban were close to expiring, officials have said they would be rolled into a new list of travel restrictions.

World Chelsea Manning reportedly denied entry into Canada
Author: 0 Chelsea Manning reportedly denied entry into Canada

In 2013, Manning was convicted on 20 counts, including six involving the Espionage Act, after releasing a torrent of 700,000 documents, videos, diplomatic cables and battlefield accounts to WikiLeaks. "If committed in Canada this offence would equate to an indictable offence, namely treason", the letter read. The transgender soldier, born Bradley Manning, leaked diplomatic cables and other documents to Wikileaks in 2010, one of the largest breaches of classified material in United States ...

World Nigeria says its oil output remains below agreed OPEC cap
Author: 0 Nigeria says its oil output remains below agreed OPEC cap

Russia's energy minister suggested that January is the earliest date that an extension to the global accord can be considered, although other ministers suggested such a decision could be taken before the end of this year. "However, some changes are needed", Iran's oil minister Bijan Zanganeh was quoted as saying by SHANA, the oil ministry's news agency. Turkey fears the independence vote could set back its own campaign to stamp out a Kurdish insurgency it's been battling for three decades.

World Anthony Weiner Is Sentenced To 21 Months In Prison For Sexting
Author: 0 Anthony Weiner Is Sentenced To 21 Months In Prison For Sexting

Former Democratic Congressman Anthony Weiner must surrender to prison officials by November 6 to begin his 21-month sentence for sexting an underage girl. The one-time rising star in the Democratic Party and former candidate for NY mayor must now surrender to prison authorities on November 6. The Daily Mail reported last September that Weiner had spent months flirting on apps like Confide and Kik with the girl, sending her shirtless pictures and saying he'd "bust that tight pussy ...

World Almost 35000 people evacuated near an active volcano in Bali
Author: 0 Almost 35000 people evacuated near an active volcano in Bali

Nengah Satiya, who left home with his wife three days ago, said he had been returning to the danger zone to tend to his pigs and chickens. Agency has urged thousands of people who remain in risky zone in the resort island of Bali to immediately leave, as a volcano in the island could erupt at any time.

World Hurricane Maria kills over 15 in Dominica Island
Author: 0 Hurricane Maria kills over 15 in Dominica Island

Depending on sea conditions, the evacuations could begin on Friday, the department said. "We have an extremely weak infrastructure that has already been hit by one storm", he said. "Right now, Turks and Caicos is in recovery mode from Hurricane Irma ". Dominica is not! Tremendous loss of Housing and Public buildings . "They were out during the highest winds, exposed to the hurricane, with nowhere to run".

World Saudi suspends cleric who claimed women have 'a quarter of a brain'
Author: 0 Saudi suspends cleric who claimed women have 'a quarter of a brain'

The cleric told the audience that shopping causes a female brain to further shrink, and therefore it would be unsafe for women to get behind the wheel. He then explained that because women have " half a brain ", Saudi Arabia's Road and Traffic safety authority shouldn't allow them to drive. The newly appointed Saudi ambassador to the USA also briefly touched on the issue in an interview earlier this year.

World What's next after Iraqi Kurds vote on independence
Author: 0 What's next after Iraqi Kurds vote on independence

Initial results are expected Tuesday, with the official count announced later in the week. According to the IHREC, more than 5 million people are eligible to vote in the Kurdistan Region's independence referendum. Peshmerga forces wait to cast their ballots in the Kurdish Regional Government (KRG) controversial referendum at a military polling station in Rashkin village of Erbil, Iraq on 25 September 2017.

World FIFA Poppy Ban; Puerto Rico Dam Threat; and Invictus Games Latest
Author: 0 FIFA Poppy Ban; Puerto Rico Dam Threat; and Invictus Games Latest

In what must surely rank as one of its most nonsensical decisions, FIFA imposed fines on the four British associations past year saying the wearing of poppies contravened regulations that that players' equipment should not carry any "political, religious or commercial" slogans.

World Arsenal thriving with positive momentum ahead of West Brom
Author: 0 Arsenal thriving with positive momentum ahead of West Brom

In that matches, Arsenal had won 15 times and West Bromwich had won 4 matches and 3 matches ended in a draw. Having bounced back from successive defeats against Stoke City and Liverpool by winning three and drawing one of their last four games, Arsene Wenger's men are 1/3 (1.33 ) favourites to maintain their winning streak in this one.

World N. Korea, Venezuela, Chad among 8 countries on new U.S. travel ban
Author: 0 N. Korea, Venezuela, Chad among 8 countries on new U.S. travel ban

The restriction on incoming North Koreans comes less than a month after the United States made a decision to ban all non-essential U.S.travel to the Kim Jong Un regime that does not serve the "national interest". Three other conservatives, including Trump appointee Neil Gorsuch, said both bans should have been allowed to go into effect in full. The restrictions, which will start on 18 October, are targeted at countries that Department of Homeland Security officials say refuse to share ...

World Iran Challenges Trump's Administration with New Ballistic Test
Author: 0 Iran Challenges Trump's Administration with New Ballistic Test

The Khoramshahr missile was first displayed at a military parade on Friday in Tehran . The move was a direct challenge to President Donald Trump , who in August signed a bill imposing mandatory penalties on those involved in Iran's ballistic missile programme and anyone who does business with them.

World Who was Eman Ahmed?
Author: 0 Who was Eman Ahmed?

The doctors in Mumbai were able to help her lose almost 700 pounds through bariatric weight loss surgery before she was flown to Burjeel Hospital in Abu Dhabi for further rehabilitation. On May 4 , she was taken back to Abu Dhabi . Prior to the surgery, her family reported she weighed 1,102 pounds, said CNN . When she left, she weighed around 176 kg.

World Dollar firmer above ¥112 ahead of Abe's anticipated call for general election
Author: 0 Dollar firmer above ¥112 ahead of Abe's anticipated call for general election

Abe did not set a date for the vote but Japanese media suggest it will be on 22 October. The decision is largely seen as aimed at taking advantage of Abe's recently improved support ratings and opposition disarray. At the UN, Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Lofven also voiced concern over Mr Trump's bellicose tone and urged dialogue in tandem with sanctions. There will be 465 seats up for contest - down from 475 seats after electoral boundaries in rural areas were redrawn to ensure voting ...

World PM Modi launches Saubhagya power scheme; BHU protests; more
Author: 0 PM Modi launches Saubhagya power scheme; BHU protests; more

The scheme is aimed at providing electricity connection to every household in the country by March 31, 2019. The Prime Minister was speaking at a function to launch " Sahaj Bijli Har Ghar Yojna" or Saubhagya - the scheme for easy availability of electricity in every household on the birth anniversary of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) ideologue Deendayal Upadhyay.

World Unilever to buy Korean cosmetics firm for $2.7b
Author: 0 Unilever to buy Korean cosmetics firm for $2.7b

That year, according to Unilever, the Korean company reported €321 million in sales and €137 million in earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization. The company also saw its sales jump 174 percent on-year from 156.5 billion won in 2015 to 429.5 billion won last year. Unilever is working hard to boost its performance after an unexpected takeover bid by Kraft Heinz KHC.O in February.

World Mexico natural disaster: Strong 6.2-magnitude quake hits Mexico City, monitor says
Author: 0 Mexico natural disaster: Strong 6.2-magnitude quake hits Mexico City, monitor says

A woman died when a wall of her home fell on her in the town of Asuncion Ixtaltepec, and a man died after a wall fell on him in San Blas Atempa. There were two fatal heart attacks blamed on the aftershock, but no other casualties. The death toll from the quake has climbed to 324, according to Luis Felipe Puente, Mexico's civil protection coordinator. "Time has gotten the best of us".

World North Korea: We Can Shoot Down US Bombers
Author: 0 North Korea: We Can Shoot Down US Bombers

The minister added the country can shoot down USA bombers in global airspace, just days after the USA flexed its military might in a display for the DPRK. U.S. Treasury yields fell to session lows after Ri's comments on Monday. "Just heard Foreign Minister of North Korea speak at U.N. If he echoes thoughts of Little Rocket Man, they won't be around much longer!", Trump tweeted.

World Sensational Kipchoge storms to Berlin victory
Author: 0 Sensational Kipchoge storms to Berlin victory

Korir, who represented the East African country in 10,000m, said that the race will no doubt be the "Marathon of the Year" with a world record in the offing as three of the world's best road runners push themselves to the limit. The race, then, was down to just one of the Big 3 - Kipchoge - but luckily, no one told Adola that he wasn't supposed to be a factor here. The time is not an official world record due to some aspects to the event that led to the time not satisfying International ...

World No. 3 Oklahoma Sooners rally to defeat Baylor Bears 49-41
Author: 0 No. 3 Oklahoma Sooners rally to defeat Baylor Bears 49-41

In case you're not counting, that's three from the Big Ten, two each from the Big 12, SEC and Pac-12 and one team from the ACC. Oklahoma (4-0, 1-0 Big 12) opened conference play with a 49-41 victory against winless Baylor , which at one point in Saturday's game went on a 21-0 run before the Sooners offense took over.

World USA police urge neighbours not to call 911 over Halloween puppet
Author: 0 USA police urge neighbours not to call 911 over Halloween puppet

It may only be September, but Lovergive was keen on starting his Halloween decoration early for the sake of a joke that may have gone a bit too far. " I thought it was somebody , I thought it was somebody laying up there on the driveway", Riddle said. The Greene County Sheriff's Office posted an alert to the public on its Facebook page, asking neighbors not to call police and to congratulate Lovergine on a great display.

World Turnovers fuel Irish rout of Michigan State
Author: 0 Turnovers fuel Irish rout of Michigan State

After the kickoff, Noah Taylor ran for an 80-yard touchdown and later connected with Mckel Broussard on a 47-yard touchdown pass with over two minutes left. Then redshirt sophomore cornerback Shaun Crawford jarred the ball loose as Michigan State running back L.J. Scott was approaching the goal line for a touchdown that would have made it a one-score game.

Author: 0 Economy to dominate BJP's key meet today

Addressing a public meeting at Shahanshahpur village in the district on Saturday, the prime Minister said, "The centre has chose to give a house to each and every homeless family by 2022, when India completes 75 year of its Independence". Mr. Modi's speech is slated to be the highlight of the meeting inside the Talkatora stadium. He said BJP workers' morale was high after Shah's nationwide tours and 18 states had party governments.