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 2018-10-19 19:28 

DELFI

[ Lithuania Tribune ]

Lithuanian food watchdog receives four complaints over needles in food...

Lithuania's State Food and Veterinary Service has received four complaints over this week on needles found in foodstuffs....

 2018-10-19 19:24 

RT.com

'Scotty doesn't know': Troll hijacks Australian PM's site, broadcasts dirty song...

Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison has been taken over or, rather, his webpage has after a man from Melbourne quickly bought the PM's expired domain, declaring it was the "most fun I've had with $50 in a long time."...

 2018-10-19 19:23 

RT.com

Cossacked! Steven Seagal gets LASHES in bizarre Russian rite (VIDEO)...

Action movie star Steven Seagal, who has been a Russian citizen since 2016, has become just a little bit more Russian. All it took was a few solid lashes as part of a Kuban Cossack rite....

 2018-10-19 19:19 

Sputnik International

Hooking Up With Your Ex: Not So Bad For You, Scientists Say...

Contrary to conventional wisdom, sleeping with a former partner might not be such a bad idea, according to a new study. In fact, it might help you to recover from the breakup itself....

 2018-10-19 19:16 

Sputnik International

Violent Turbulence on Argentina Flight Sends Eight People to Hospital (PHOTOS)...

A plane from Argentina's flag air carrier, Aerolineas Argentinas, hit some nasty turbulence during a trip from Miami, Florida, to Buenos Aires on Thursday. The rough ride began just as lunch was being served, sending food, trays and people flying. Eig...

 2018-10-19 19:14 

Sputnik International

US Army Security Brigade to Deploy to Afghanistan as 17-Year War Drags On...

The US Army's second Security Force Assistance Brigade is slated to deploy to Afghanistan in an "advise and assist" mission as the fight against the Taliban shows no signs of ending from either side....

 2018-10-19 19:12 

Sputnik International

'F**k You': CNN's White House Correspondent Caught Cursing at Twitter Trolls...

Jim Acosta, CNN's chief White House correspondent, has made a name for himself over the past few years for his public sparring with US President Donald Trump and White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders. Now he's in the limelight for profani...

 2018-10-19 19:10 

DELFI

[ Lithuania Tribune ]

Jews angered by Uackas' remarks on General Storm...

Faina Kukliansky , chairwoman of the Jewish Community of Lithuania (JCL), on Friday voiced her indignation over remarks by the Homeland Union Lithuanian Christian Democrats' (HU-LCD) presidential candidates about Jonas Noreika , a Lithuanian military ...

 2018-10-19 19:03 

ANA-MPA

Police bust illegal casino in Kallithea...

Police busted an illegal casino operating out of the first story of a building on Eleftheriou......

 2018-10-19 19:00 

Zero Hedge

Caravan Showdown: Migrants Tear Down Guatemala Border Gate, Rush Towards Mexico...

Migrants in a 4,000-strong caravan traveling north from Central America have trampled the Guatemalan border and are currently preparing for a push into Mexico. BREAKING: The caravan has just broken through security at the Guatemala-Mexico border and are n...

 2018-10-19 19:00 

Sputnik International

US Airliner Makes Emergency Landing Over Unwanted Game of Footsies...

Southwest Airlines flight 859 from Los Angeles to Dallas was forced to undergo an emergency landing in Albuquerque, New Mexico, on Tuesday after a man traveling on the flight aggressively asserted himself on a female passenger....

 2018-10-19 18:54 

DELFI

[ Lithuania Tribune ]

Armonait steps down as Lithuanian Liberal Movement's vice-chairwoman...

MP Aurin Armonait is stepping down as the Lithuanian Liberal Movement 's vice-chairwoman and will not run as the party's candidate in next year's European Parliament election....

 2018-10-19 18:53 

Softpedia

Canonical: Snaps Are Used Worldwide, over 3M Installs Monthly and 100K Daily...

To celebrate the release of the Ubuntu 18.10 (Cosmic Cuttlefish) operating system, Canonical published a new infographic to show us how well its Snap universal package format is doing lately.Entitled "Snaps in numbers," the new infographics focuse...

 2018-10-19 18:49 

TASS

US Treasury extends term for US investors to complete transactions with Russia's GAZ Group...

The term earlier was extended for the shares and debt instruments of Russian companies Rusal and En+...

 2018-10-19 18:48 

Sputnik International

'People Born Men or Women:' Hungary Condemns Gender Studies at Universities...

Last week, Budapest withdrew accreditation and funding for two institutions, including one founded by George Soros, which offer students social science studies on human gender....

 2018-10-19 18:45 

TASS

Expert: Constantinople Patriarchate's Archdiocese tries to pin blame for schism on ROC...

Roman Lunkin, an expert in theology, pointed out that the Exarchate is hinting that believers and clergymen of the Russian Orthodox Church can participate in the sacraments on their territory...

 2018-10-19 18:44 

Zero Hedge

Stocks Hit With Massive Sell Order Just After 2PM...

Last Thursday, October 11, the market selloff accelerated shortly after 2pm when as we reported at the time , the market was unexpectedly hit with the biggest sell order since the May 2010 flash crash, when the NYSE uptick minus downtick index, hit a prin...

 2018-10-19 18:42 

DELFI

[ Lithuania Tribune ]

In response to criticism over pension cuts, imonyt tells Uackas he was in same Cabinet...

In response to criticism from Vygaudas Uackas over pension cuts, Ingrida imonyt reminded her opponent in a presidential primary debate that they both served as ministers in Prime Minister Andrius Kubilius ' 2008-2012 government....

 2018-10-19 18:40 

romea.cz

Monika Mihalikov: Silence is consent...

In mid-August the RomanoNet and ROMEA organizations launched a campaign called "ME DAV! A so tu?" (I'M GOING! Are you?), the main aim of which was to awaken Romani voters' interest in local elections. I was in charge of the online part of ...

 2018-10-19 18:40 

Sputnik International

Halloween Spirit: WATCH 'Giant Spider' Creep on Texas Cop...

While cinemas are rolling out high-budget thrillers and horror movies in anticipation of Halloween, this US police department came up with its own short "horror" flick, shot in broad daylight......

 2018-10-19 18:36 

TASS

Russian foreign universities' graduates tell about job possibilities at Tyumen University...

The Global Education program is being implemented by the Skolkovo Moscow School of Management...

 2018-10-19 18:33 

Sputnik International

US Charges Russian National Over Alleged Election Meddling - Justice Dept....

The US Justice Department announced, commenting on the charges, they believed that the conspiracy sought to conduct what they called "information warfare against the United States."...

 2018-10-19 18:30 

Zero Hedge

Judge Dismisses Remaining Charges Against Paul Manafort...

Amid reports that former Trump campaign executive Paul Manafort has been spending an awful lot of time in the special counsel's office (visiting at least nine times in the last four weeks, according to CNN ), the Virginia judge who presided over the s...

 2018-10-19 18:29 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

Zagreb Mayor Acquitted On Fraud Charge, Faces Second Corruption Trial...

Zagreb's longtime mayor has been acquitted on charges he defrauded the Croatian capital out of tens of thousands of dollars....

 2018-10-19 18:28 

Sputnik International

Saudi Cleric Slams 'Fabrications, Biased Media Campaigns' Over Missing Journo...

Turkey has accused Saudi Arabia of murdering journalist Jamal Khashoggi, as he has been missing since entering the Saudi consulate in Istanbul on October 2. Riyadh has denied the accusations, claiming the journalist left the consulate safe and sound and p...

 2018-10-19 18:17 

Sputnik International

Bolton Lobbying Trump to Exit Nuclear Arms Treaty With Russia - Reports...

Neither the White House, nor Bolton himself has commented on the reported recommendation letter....

 2018-10-19 18:16 

DELFI

[ Lithuania Tribune ]

Uackas calls on Lithuania to join EU military force, imonyt sees no easy answer...

Vygaudas Uackas , a former diplomat seeking the Homeland Union Lithuanian Christian Democrats (HU-LCD) nomination to run in next year's presidential election, calls on Lithuania to join a European military intervention force initiative launched by som...

 2018-10-19 18:15 

Zero Hedge

"These Are All Starting To Crack": Bank of America Spots 4 Bearish Anomalies...

In the latest Flow Show report from BofA's Michael Harnett, the Chief Investment Strategist notes that, as expected, there was a major flow capitulation during the last week following the worst rout in the market since February. To wit, there was a ma...

 2018-10-19 18:14 

KyivPost.com

Ukrinform: Ukraine-Germany trade grows by 15 percent in 2018...

Trade between Ukraine and Germany rose by 15 percent this year, Ukrainian Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman has reported on his Facebook page. Read more here. The post Ukrinform: Ukraine-Germany trade grows by 15 percent in 2018 appeared first on KyivPost...

 2018-10-19 18:14 

Sputnik International

US Extends Deadline for Divestment From Russian Gaz Group Until December 12...

WASHINGTON (Sputnik) - The United States has extended until December 12 the deadline for businesses to divest or transfer debt holdings from Russia's sanctioned GAZ Group, the US Treasury Department's Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) said i...

 2018-10-19 18:06 

Sputnik International

'Christmas Coming Early': WH Spokeswoman on Hillary Clinton's Possible Third Run...

Following two defeats in US presidential elections, first in the Democratic primaries to Barack Obama, then to Trump in the 2016 race, Hillary Clinton has remained silent on her future plans in politics, including on the possibility of a third attempt to ...

 2018-10-19 18:06 

RT.com

Thousands of US-bound migrants storm Guatemala-Mexico border (VIDEO)...

Thousands of migrants have arrived at the Mexico-Guatemala border, with some climbing over the fence separating the two countries. US President Donald Trump has threatened to close the US-Mexico border and call in the military....

 2018-10-19 18:04 

MOLDPRES News Agency

Foreign affairs minister, officials of UK Foreign Office discuss issues of Moldovan British relations...

Chisinau, 19 October /MOLDPRES/ Minister of Foreign Affairs and European Integration, Tudor Ulianovschi, and Director for Eastern Europe and Central Asia at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Commonwealth of London, Martin Harris, have discussed the prog...

 2018-10-19 18:01 

KyivPost.com

Washington expects Kyiv soon to launch anti-corruption court...

Washington expects Kyiv soon to fulfill its promises and launch the work of the High Anti-Corruption Court (HACC), U.S. Assistant Secretary of State Kirsten Madison has said. She said at a briefing in Kyiv on Oct. 19 after a meeting with Director of the N...

 2018-10-19 18:00 

Sputnik International

US Senator Warren Beats Trump in Hypothetical Presidential Election - Poll...

WASHINGTON (Sputnik) - US Senator Elizabeth Warren, who made headlines this month by releasing a DNA test showing American Indian ancestry, would defeat President Donald Trump by two percentage points in a hypothetical 2020 presidential election, accordin...

 2018-10-19 17:59 

Zero Hedge

Jim Kunstler: Welcome To The Long Emergency...

Authored by James Howard Kunstler via Kunstler.com, Feeling The Heat Yet? The loyal opposition is the party out-of-power in a polity that stands divided into two factions - assuming the polity can still function as such, which, apparently, it no longer ca...

 2018-10-19 17:54 

Sputnik International

US Judge Drops Some Charges Against Manafort - Reports...

In September, Manafort reportedly reached an agreement to plead guilty in the special counsel's case against him ahead of his second trial....

 2018-10-19 17:51 

TASS

US gas for Europe will be 40% more expensive than Russian, Medvedev says...

The prime minister recalled that gas consumption in Europe becomes higher because EU economies are growing...

 2018-10-19 17:49 

Zero Hedge

"Fake News" - Trump Denies Pompeo Heard/Saw Khashoggi Audio/Video...

It appears ABC News did it again ... Yesterday, ABC reported that according to a Turkish official, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo heard an alleged audio recording of Khashoggi's murder inside the Saudi consulate in Istanbul . ABC News proudly reported...

 2018-10-19 17:47 

TASS

Russian defense minister arrives in Singapore on official visit...

Sergei Shoigu is scheduled to hold talks with Singaporean Defense Minister Ng Eng Hen....

 2018-10-19 17:47 

Sputnik International

Twitter Data Release Aimed to Discredit Trump Ahead of Midterms - Commentator...

Twitter has shared an archive of material that could be linked to alleged information campaigns by Russia and Iran. This comes after Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey testified before Congress about foreign interference in US elections. Sputnik has discussed the is...

 2018-10-19 17:40 

Softpedia

KaOS Linux Gets the KDE Plasma 5.14 Treatment, October Release Is Out Now...

The development team behind the KaOS Linux distribution announced the availability of the October 2018 snapshot with the latest version of the KDE Plasma desktop environment and numerous other updated components.Powered by the latest Linux 4.18 kernel, Ka...

 2018-10-19 17:38 

KyivPost.com

UNIAN: Two dead in fireworks factory blast near Russia's Saint Petersburg...

Two dead bodies were found under the debris after an explosion at a pyrotechnical devices plant outside St. Petersburg, a spokesman for the Russian emergencies ministry said on Oct. 19. Read more here. The post UNIAN: Two dead in fireworks factory blast n...

 2018-10-19 17:33 

RT.com

'I stripped off for a reason' Russian hockey fan backs team in unusual way...

A fan of Russia's Sibir ice hockey club, Elena Kusacheva, has stripped off in support of her team which has got off to a slow start in the new KHL season, sitting last in the standings....

 2018-10-19 17:31 

KyivPost.com

Ukraine, IMF reach agreement on new stand-by arrangement for $3.9 billion...

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) staff and the Ukrainian authorities have reached agreement on economic policies for a new 14-month Stand-By Arrangement (SBA), which will replace the arrangement under the Extended Fund Facility (EFF), approved in Mar...

 2018-10-19 17:30 

TASS

OPEC+ participants performed Vienna Agreement by 111% in September, says source...

This figure was 129% in August...

 2018-10-19 17:30 

Sputnik International

Asia-Europe Meeting in Brussels Brings Connectivity Into Focus...

BRUSSELS (Sputnik) - The 12th Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM) summit, focused on sustainable development and connectivity, is wrapping up its second day on Friday in Brussels....

 2018-10-19 17:27 

Zero Hedge

"You're A Disaster, An Embarrassment To Your Parents" - CEO Rages At Goldman Analyst During Earnings Call...

And you thought Elon Musk lost it... During the earnings call this morning, Cleveland-Cliffs CEO Lourenco Goncalves, 60, unleashed a torrent of abuse at a Goldman Sachs analyst (as well as short-sellers) threatening to The call did not end well: "... ...

 2018-10-19 17:25 

RT.com

Marijuana legalization linked to spike in car crashes, studies reveal...

Marijuana legalization hit another milestone this week as Canada lifted its ban on the drug. But new research may undermine pot's march towards the mainstream, as two studies have linked legalization with a rise in car crashes....

 2018-10-19 17:24 

RT.com

Assange sues Ecuador for 'violating fundamental rights & freedoms' over new set of 'censure' rules...

Wikileaks founder Julian Assange is suing Ecuador, accusing it of violating his "fundamental rights and freedoms." It comes after the nation issued a new set of rules for Assange, who has lived in its London embassy for years....

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