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World News IAAF to introduce new hyperandrogenism rule
Author: 0 IAAF to introduce new hyperandrogenism rule

Under rules announced yesterday by world athletics' governing body, the IAAF , a separate female classification for an athlete with differences of sexual development (or DSDs) have been introduced. The IAAF would allow them to compete at global level only if they took medication to reduce naturally occurring levels of testosterone. Female athletes affected must take medication for six months before they can compete, and then maintain a lower testosterone level.

World News Born Shahid Khan makes £500m offer to buy Wembley Stadium
Author: 0 Born Shahid Khan makes £500m offer to buy Wembley Stadium

The National Football League has played many games in London in recent years and now one of the league's team owners is interested in one of the British capital's premier sports venues. The new stadium opened in 2007 and the FA said last January it would repay its debt, which was reported by the Evening Standard to be 142 million pounds, by 2024.

World News Cong demands thorough probe into technical snag in plane carrying Rahul
Author: 0 Cong demands thorough probe into technical snag in plane carrying Rahul

After hinting that the flight problems even when the Congress chief Rahul Gandhi was traveling in it could have been an attempted sabotage, the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) has come out with a statement. According to a complaint filed by Congress functionary Kaushik Vidyarthee, one of the passengers, the special flight that took off from Delhi around 9:20 am developed "unexplained technical failures" around 10:45 am.

World News Iran nuclear deal: Rouhani says West has no right to make changes
Author: 0 Iran nuclear deal: Rouhani says West has no right to make changes

Christopher Ford, the U.S. assistant secretary for global security and nonproliferation, said he hoped the deal "has been saved in the context of the challenge that President Trump set for us". 'We do have a very special relationship, ' he said. The United States is the one who invented this multilateralism. That's it? A bunch of heap shots at the president of the United States for a few laughs from the usual audience? "And you can mark it down", Trump said.

World News Turkey: 13 opposition journalists sentenced to prison
Author: 0 Turkey: 13 opposition journalists sentenced to prison

Journalists accused of supporting the movement of the disgraced preacher Fethullah Gulen, who, according to Ankara, was behind a failed military coup attempt in Turkey in 2016. In a statement before the verdict was announced, the Vienna-based International Press Institute said Cumhuriyet and its journalists were prosecuted because they critically reported on the activities of Turkey's government and the governing Justice and Development Party.

World News Nine Israeli youths killed after caught in flash flood
Author: 0 Nine Israeli youths killed after caught in flash flood

We will strengthen and lend help to the forces who are now working to rescue, find and treat those injured. Police and army helicopters were deployed to search for the missing member of the group but search operations were later suspended until the morning due to harsh conditions, police said.

Author: 0 Were Analysts Bearish NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ:NVDA) This Week?

Banco Bradesco S.A. (NYSE:BBD) has risen 27.75% since April 25, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 35.36% the S&P500. Sii Investments Inc increased its stake in Glaxosmithkline Plc (GSK) by 275.94% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC.

World News Senate Judiciary Committee passes bill to protect Mueller
Author: 0 Senate Judiciary Committee passes bill to protect Mueller

The bill cleared the Judiciary Committee 14-7, with four Republicans siding with Democrats who want to block President Donald Trump from derailing the investigation. All those voting no were Republicans. "But because of the fact that it's going on, and I think you'll understand this, I have decided that I won't be involved", Trump said.

World News Obama to speak at Mandela lecture
Author: 0 Obama to speak at Mandela lecture

Over the course of the past year, President Obama has met with emerging leaders from almost every corner of the globe to hear from young civic leaders and better understand how the Obama Foundation can support their work. "Mandela endured far darker times than anything we're enduring today". Obama does not plan to take on Trump directly, in keeping with his practice of not publicly criticising his successor.

Author: 0 Narendra Modi arrives in Wuhan for informal talks with President Xi Jinping

On Friday, the two leaders will hold talks at the sprawling East Lake Guest House . #08:50 AM: PM Narendra Modi to have a one-on-one meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping at 1530 hrs ( China time) in China's Wuhan . Stay with us for LIVE UPDATES on Modi-Xi meeting. On Saturday, the Modi-Xi will spend time without their aides as with Xi taking Modi for a lakeside walk and a boat ride on the scenic East Lake and that will be followed by a private lunch hosted by the Chinese ...

World News Ethics committee admonishes Menendez
Author: 0 Ethics committee admonishes Menendez

Melgen's personal and business interests". You did not pay fair market value for, or, where required, obtain necessary written approval from the Committee to accept these gifts. The Committee did, however direct Menendez "to repay the fair market value of all impermissible gifts not already repaid". The Paris stay, paid for with Melgen's American Express rewards points, is alone valued at almost $5,000.

World News Kim Jong Un Steps Into South Korea for Historic Peace Summit
Author: 0 Kim Jong Un Steps Into South Korea for Historic Peace Summit

Crowds of supporters, holding signs calling for denuclearization, had waved off the South Korean President as he left his residence in Seoul and his motorcade's hour-long drive north towards the DMZ was broadcast live to the world. She was in Kim's delegation as he walked across the line that divides the two Koreas on Friday morning and took a seat beside him as he started his first round of talks with South Korean President Moon Jae-in.

World News It's National Prescription Take-Back Day. Here's What You Should Know
Author: 0 It's National Prescription Take-Back Day. Here's What You Should Know

Greg Walden, R-Hood River, announced the Hermiston Police Department, 330 S. First St., Hermiston, is leading the effort Saturday from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. Safely disposing of medication at a take-back event is important in order to prevent youth prescription drug and heroin abuse, according to the Riverhead Coalition for Safe and Drug-Free Youth, which is sponsoring the event at PBMC.

World News Fresno State announces professor who cheered Barbara Bush's death won't be fired
Author: 0 Fresno State announces professor who cheered Barbara Bush's death won't be fired

There are current students, members of the faculty, and graduates who say this decision is a victory for free speech, but there's also big money donors and other university influencers who are very upset tonight. "Randa is in our thoughts", he said. That was not the end of her anti-Bush tirade on Twitter. Again, the crowd applauded the name of the controversial professor who was seen in video that emerged last week of a vulgar f-bomb rant in which she called farmers "f-ing stupid ...

World News Total Loser: Broward County Sheriff Gets Trashed In No Confidence Vote
Author: 0 Total Loser: Broward County Sheriff Gets Trashed In No Confidence Vote

Thursday's vote results are not binding in any way. "The time now is for the Sheriff to listen to his membership and listen to the residents of Broward County". And what's changed since then? Bell said the historic move isn't about the pay raise. Israel, meanwhile, has positioned this vote as merely a means of getting pay raises - what he actually described as "extortion" - even as Bell stated pay raises were not the driving factor.

World News Trump says he's been too busy to get Melania a birthday present
Author: 0 Trump says he's been too busy to get Melania a birthday present

But when Trump commented on how it's an appropriate day to do such an interview because it's First Lady Melania Trump's birthday, things began to get awkward. The first lady's office told ABC News following the Trump interview that Mrs. Trump plans to celebrate her birthday "with her family". "You know, I'm very busy!" The president went on to praise Melania for the "fantastic job" she did hosting France this week.

World News Trump in tension as migrants arrive in Tijuana in caravans
Author: 0 Trump in tension as migrants arrive in Tijuana in caravans

While Mexican authorities have broken up the caravan , it has continued north in smaller groups . The immigrants, who arrived at Tijuana on Wednesday evening, are now staying at two immigrant shelters, according to reports. Donald Trump is firm on his stand that illegal migrants from Mexico are not welcome in the United States . Nielsen said in a statement that the Department of Homeland Security is watching the caravan's movements and stressed that they will not be ...

World News One-Hour Prayer Intermission At WWE's GRR Event?
Author: 0 One-Hour Prayer Intermission At WWE's GRR Event?

WWE's invitation makes sense, since a number of retired or semiretired stars are participating in the event. Bryan Alvarez noted on Wrestling Observer Live that the actual Rumble match will take place in the middle of the show instead. "It's taking place in the middle of the show, so that's going to be interesting." - According to Adam Silverstein with CBS Sports , there will be a break during tomorrow's Greatest Royal Rumble match in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia for prayer in following with ...

Author: 0 Senate confirms Richard Grenell as US Ambassador to Germany

Though, despite assertions by Fox News and the Log Cabin Republicans, he is not the first openly gay ambassador appointed by a Republican president: That honor goes to Michael Guest, confirmed as the USA ambassador to Romania in 2001. Grenell has extensive experience in the diplomatic world, having served as a spokesman under four US ambassadors to the United Nations, including John Bolton, the newly appointed national security advisor.

World News Supporting Trump Not A Religion, Judge Rules
Author: 0 Supporting Trump Not A Religion, Judge Rules

State discrimination laws do not protect Americans from political discrimination. In January of 2017, Greg Piatek , 31, of Philadelphia was kicked out of a bar in the West Village area of New York City . Piatek says he was kicked out of the bar because he was wearing a "Make America Great Again" hat, although the bar later produced receipts showing he had paid a $218 bill and tipped generously.

World News Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMY) Issues FY18 Earnings Guidance
Author: 0 Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMY) Issues FY18 Earnings Guidance

Overall, 14.31 Million shares exchanged hands versus its average volume of $9.22 Million. The stock of Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE: BMY ) earned "Hold" rating by Hilliard Lyons on Tuesday, September 12. Stone Ridge Asset Management Ltd Liability Corp has invested 0.3% of its portfolio in Old Dominion Freight Line, Inc. Connor Clark Lunn Investment Mngmt Limited accumulated 448,016 shares or 0.16% of the stock.

World News South, North Korea to hold first summit in decade at DMZ
Author: 0 South, North Korea to hold first summit in decade at DMZ

Impoverished North Korea and the rich, democratic South are technically still at war because the Korean War ended in a truce, not a peace treaty. KCNA said that Kim would plant a memorial tree with Moon. The United States stations 28,500 troops in South Korea as a legacy of the Cold War conflict, which pitted the South, the United States and United Nations forces against the communist North, backed by China and Russian Federation.

World News CI Investments Inc. Purchases New Holdings in Chevron Co. (NYSE:CVX)
Author: 0 CI Investments Inc. Purchases New Holdings in Chevron Co. (NYSE:CVX)

The stock decreased 0.84% or $1.04 during the last trading session, reaching $122.54. Trading volume for Chevron Corporation was 5.25 Million in its previous trading session. The stock has "Outperform" rating by BMO Capital Markets on Tuesday, September 13. On Monday, November 2 the stock rating was maintained by Credit Suisse with "Neutral".

World News Cuomo Sends ICE Cease and Desist Letter Over 'Un-American' Tactics
Author: 0 Cuomo Sends ICE Cease and Desist Letter Over 'Un-American' Tactics

The governor announced on Wednesday plans to issue a cease and desist letter to the federal agency to put a stop to recent "reckless arrests", which have totaled more than 300 in the last month. The ICE acting director said the agency has arrested almost 5,000 "criminal aliens" in NY since September 2016, describing those arrested as "individuals with a crime conviction in addition to their violation of immigration laws".

World News Congress appoints Kamal Nath as Madhya Pradesh state chief
Author: 0 Congress appoints Kamal Nath as Madhya Pradesh state chief

While Nath and Scindia were in the race for the PCC chief, the party leadership is seeking to put forth a collective leadership plan, which Gandhi has been advocating. Analysts feel the internal division could hurt the party's prospects in the Assembly polls. A press release said the party "appreciates the hard work and and contribution" of the outgoing President Arun Yadav.