- Father fears creepy ventriloquist doll he was given a gift is haunted after filming puppet BLINKING
Michael Diamond was given the doll Mr Fritz, made by a prisoner at the World War II Stalag II-B camp, in July. He is 'wary' of it since GoPro clip shows its eyes blinking at night, in September.
Daily Mail. Sat, 19 Oct 2019 14:17:26 GMT.
- Turkey, Syria and the war that just gets tougher to report
The quagmire in Syria gets worse and the reporting gets even more difficult. Plus blackface in the Arab world.
Al Jazeera. Sat, 19 Oct 2019 13:39:25 GMT.
- Inside the world of online child sex abusers
When Stephanie* began chatting online to Calvin Hill, she had no idea what it would lead to.
Sally Rawsthorne. Sydney Morning Herald. Sun, 20 Oct 2019 00:00:00 +1100.
- England overwhelm Australia to make semi-finals
England are into the World Cup semi-finals for the first time in 12 years as they ruthlessly dispatch old rivals Australia.
BBC News. Sat, 19 Oct 2019 12:38:17 GMT.
- Millions of people make journey to Iraqi city for pilgrimage of Arbaeen
Millions of pilgrims have made their way on foot to the Iraqi city of Karbala for the Shia pilgrimage of Arbaeen, regarded as the largest annual public gathering in the world.
Irish Independent. Sat, 19 Oct 2019 11:12:05 +0100.
- Lebanon's Nasrallah says he's against government resignation
BEIRUT (AP) - Lebanon's influential Hezbollah leader says he doesn't support the government's resignation amid nationwide protests calling for politicians to step down over a deepening economic crisis. ...
Washington Times. Sat, 19 Oct 2019 05:54:05 -0400.
- Friday's Sports in Brief
PRO BASKETBALL BEIJING (AP) - China denied NBA Commissioner Adam Silver's claim that it demanded the firing of Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey over a tweet that supported anti-government protests in Hong Kong. ...
The Associated Press. Washington Times. Sat, 19 Oct 2019 02:31:50 -0400.
- Calling Someone 'Illegal Alien' in NYC Can Result in a Serious Fine
New York City is an incredible collection of diversity. People from around the world come to live and work here, but that doesn't mean that racism isn't a problem. ...
Voice of America. Sat, 19 Oct 2019 01:02:30 -0400.
- US slaps new sanctions on Cuba over human rights record, support of Venezuela
The U.S. Commerce Department announced Friday it will impose new sanctions on Cuba over its human rights record and its support of the Venezuelan government.
Morgan Phillips. Fox News. Sat, 19 Oct 2019 02:03:56 GMT.
- The man who fed the world
In 1970 Dr Norman Borlaug was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for his pioneering work developing disease-resistant crops.
BBC News. Fri, 18 Oct 2019 23:31:43 GMT.
- Deep-sea explorers find lost Japanese ship that sank during WW II
A crew of researchers scanning the sea floor of the Pacific has found the final resting place of a Japanese warship lost during the historic World War II Battle of Midway.
CBC News. Fri, 18 Oct 2019 19:22:24 EDT.
- 'If I were in the House, I would vote to impeach' Trump: John Kasich
Former governor and 2016 presidential candidate John Kasich sat down with Johnathan Karl and Rick Klein for a special episode of ABC News' "Powerhouse Politics" podcast.
ABC News. Fri, 18 Oct 2019 19:15:12 -0400.
- How to watch Astros vs. Yankees ALCS Game 5 tonight without cable - CNET
With a win tonight the Astros advance to the World Series. Cord cutters can stream it live on FS1.
Matt Elliott. CNET. Fri, 18 Oct 2019 22:00:02 +0000.
- ETFs in Focus as Cyber Security Market Momentum Picks Up
The global damage cost arising from cybercrime is expected to double to $6 trillion between 2015 and 2021, per Cybersecurity Ventures.
Sweta Jaiswal, Frm. Zacks. Fri, 18 Oct 2019 21:43:00 GMT.
- Newsmax Joins with LULAC for Presidential Town Hall
On Thursday, October 24th, Newsmax TV and League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC) will co-host a two-hour Presidential Town Hall meeting featuring top Democratic candidates vying for the party's nomination.
Newsmax. Fri, 18 Oct 2019 16:29:41 EDT.
- The Irony Of A Bill To Force Federal Judges To Obey Ethics Rules
Officials in the other two branches of government, the U. S. Congress and the Executive Branch, already are required to disclose such information.
By Patricia Barnes, Contributor. Forbes. Fri, 18 Oct 2019 20:20:40 +0000.
- Medical News Today: Everything you need to know about essential oils
Essential oils are the concentrated extracts of potentially beneficial plants, such as lavender and peppermint. Learn more about their uses and the possible risks here.
Medical News Today. Fri, 18 Oct 2019 13:00:00 PDT.
- Forget About The Tap: A City Of 2 Million Has Virtually No Running Water
The Democratic Republic of Congo is the scene of the world's second deadliest Ebola outbreak. But in the city of Goma, some 250 miles from the hot zone, residents have other concerns.
Eyder Peralta. NPR. Fri, 18 Oct 2019 11:23:26 -0400.
- Climate: Uncertainty in scientific predictions can help and harm credibility
The ways climate scientists explain their predictions about the impact of global warming can either promote or limit their persuasiveness.
Science Daily. Fri, 18 Oct 2019 11:21:45 EDT.
- Shifman touts old-world craftsmanship with quilted line
Shifman Mattress is extolling the virtues of old-world craftsmanship with the launch of five new mattresses in its quilted collection. The post Shifman touts old-world craftsmanship with quilted line appeared first on Furniture Today.
Perry. Furniture Today. Fri, 18 Oct 2019 14:48:25 +0000.