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Juror: Acquittal Was Not Endorsement Of Oregon Occupiers

Juror: Acquittal Was Not Endorsement Of Oregon Occupiers

In this composite with handout images provided by the Multnomah County Sheriff's Office, suspects (Top L) Ammon Bundy, Ryan Bundy, Ryan Waylen Payne, Brian Cavalier, (Bottom L) Peter Santilli, Joseph Donald OShaughnessy, and Shawna Cox pose for a mugshot photo after being arrested by U.S.


Abbott, Turnbull gun row historic: Labor

Abbott, Turnbull gun row historic: Labor

Turnbull was pinned. Instinctively, he has avoided public spats with Abbott, but now he faced a dilemma in which either the ministers concerned (who remain in Turnbull's executive) had freelanced and were now lying about it, or alternatively, had horse traded with Leyonhjelm under orders from Abbott.


Spain's top court overturns Catalan bullfighting ban

Spain's top court overturns Catalan bullfighting ban

The court ruling followed a challenge to the ban by the conservative Popular Party headed by acting Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy. " Bullfighting must stop - if not because the law requires it, then because it's the right thing to do". In Catalonia the ban - which was announced in 2010 and came into force in January 2012 - was seen by many as an attempt by Catalan nationalists to distinguish the region from the rest of Spain .



Imran Khan calls off Islamabad 'lockdown' after court orders probe against Sharif

Federal Minister for Railways and Pakistan Muslim League - Nawaz leader Khawaja Saad Rafique had scoffed at the rally of the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf in Islamabad which was turned into a "Thanksgiving Day" from a lockdown. 1, 2016. Khan had previously rejected the city High Court's order to hold his protests on Islamabad's parade ground, vowing to paralyze the capital with a turnout of a million protesters.



Italy quake hits regional economy built on small producers

NORCIA, Italy (AP) - Dozens of minor earthquakes continued to shake central Italy on Tuesday, haunting a region where thousands of people were left homeless and frightened by a massive weekend tremor that razed centuries'-old towns. The head of the church in Umbria, Cardinal Gualtiero Bassetti, urged priests not to hold Masses during the period inside churches, for fear of further collapses, but in open spaces, ANSA reported.



Senate panel sets hearing on AT&T-Time Warner merger

Originally scheduled for release on October 25, the third-quarter results were also announced on October 22, just after the Time Warner deal was revealed. Granted, investors might be wary of the trajectory of AT&T's stock price, now linked to Time Warner's due to the stock component of its offer. Already, politicians, other media companies, and consumer groups are lining up in opposition.