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S. Africa police use teargas, water cannon on students

S. Africa police use teargas, water cannon on students

Student protests at South African universities have not died down. However, this can not be brought about through threats. The demands were relayed to students, staff and parents during a meeting that took place on Friday afternoon at the Library Lawns at the university.


17M-plus tweets sent about the debate, most ever

17M-plus tweets sent about the debate, most ever

Clinton remained poised and unperturbed, and held her own.Clinton condemned Trump as temperamentally unfit for the presidency and underscored his derogatory remarks about women, Latinos, immigrants, Muslims, disabled people and others. But no other presidential candidate in history has faced the personal buzzsaw that Trump represented on Sunday night. And Trump did not just aim his fire at the Clintons.



Paul Ryan Maintains Endorsement of Donald Trump

But the move signals an official position now held by the Republican leadership, and serves as the starkest admission yet that the party doesn't believe Trump will win the White House. An hour before the debate began, Mr Trump appeared at a news conference with women who accused Bill Clinton of sexual misconduct. You are reading news and information on LongIsland.com, Long Island's Most Popular Website, Since 1996.



Defiant Trump seizes on Clinton sex scandal before debate

Richard Burr, who's in a competitive race to hold on to his seat, has said he will watch Trump's " level of contrition " in the coming days before deciding what level of support to give the nominee. "Given his perilous position in the polls, an OK debate wouldn't be enough for Trump", said Nate Silver, editor-in-chief of FiveThirtyEight. "But I suspect that Hillary Clinton is going to talk about the things that voters really care about".



Boko Haram leader in new video denies reports of his death

A statement signed by Colonel Sani K. Usman, acting Army Director of Public Relations, said the suspected terrorists launched the attack on Kwang while scavenging for food. While the ensuing videos all show someone sporting Shekau's distinctive beard, the grainy quality of the footage means it is not always possible to confirm if the person is the same as in the previous videos.


HURRICANE MATTHEW - Pres. Obama declares state of emergency in North Carolina

HURRICANE MATTHEW - Pres. Obama declares state of emergency in North Carolina

Those counties span the east coast from the Treasure Coast to northeast Florida - areas which felt the brunt of Matthew in the state: Brevard, Duval, Flagler, Indian River, Nassau, St. Governor Andrew Cuomo announced Friday that NY will dispatch emergency management personnel for recovery efforts in Florida in the wake of Hurricane Matthew.