A woman got her arm cut off by a propeller on a plane that her husband was preparing to fly

The couple got out of the plane to make sure it's wheels were clear before taxiing to the runway, when her arm came into contact with the propeller.
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Travis Scott’s “Highest In The Room” Debuts At #1, Knocking Lizzo Off After 6 Weeks

Travis Scott's new song "Highest In The Room" has debuted at #1 on the Billboard Hot 100. It replaces Lizzo's "Truth Hurts," which spent six weeks on the top of the chart after landing there in September, but now occupies the #2 position. More »
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In Jamal Khashoggi's death, Saudi money is talking louder than murder

Donald Trump praises Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, and Jared Kushner is among those flocking to the Saudi 'Davos in the Desert': Our view         [Author: USA TODAY]
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Seahawks notes: Will Jarran Reed’s return spark pass rush? Duane Brown could miss another game

Pete Carroll also said running back Rashaad Penny should be back this week.
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Japan storm victims felt worst had passed, then floods came

After the worst of Typhoon Hagibis passed over this town north of Tokyo, Kazuo Saito made sure there was no water outside his house and went to bed. The storm, which made landfall in the Tokyo region late Saturday, had dumped record amounts of rain that caused rivers to overflow their banks, some of them damaged. It turned many neighborhoods in Kawagoe into swamps.
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Executed man's daughter asks court to order DNA testing

A woman whose father was executed for murder in Tennessee 13 years ago asked a judge on Monday to order the testing of DNA evidence in the case. The hearing in Memphis focused largely on whether April Alley can legally bring a petition for DNA testing on behalf of her father's estate. Sedley Alley was convicted of the 1985 murder of 19-year-old Marine Lance Cpl.
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Trump claims a victory in China trade war, but US farmers want details

Saying China has promised to buy up to $50 billion in US agricultural products, President Donald Trump is encouraging American farmers to prepare for a major influx of business. "Over what timeframe will the $50 billion of agricultural purchases -- an amount that is double our peak annual farm exports to China -- take place?" he asked in a statement on Friday.

For Democratic Presidential Candidates, There's A Lot Up In The Air

Twelve presidential candidates are set to debate in Westerville, Ohio, Tuesday night. It will be the largest crowd on a debate stage yet, and the first since the House launched an impeachment inquiry.

Then-National Security Advisor Called Rudy Giuliani 'A Hand Grenade' On Ukraine

Former White House aide Fiona Hill told impeachment investigators on Monday that she and former Trump advisor John Bolton were troubled by actions by the president's private lawyer.(Image credit: Manuel Balce Ceneta/AP)

What Syrian President Bashar Assad Stands To Gain From Conflict In Northeastern Region

NPR's Ari Shapiro talks with Faysal Itani of the Atlantic Council, about the Syrian regime's new deal with the Kurds and what President Assad's goals are in this new shift of alliances in the region.

Researchers Try A Genetic Diabetes Test To Prevent Emergency Hospitalizations

Will a genetic test for Type 1 diabetes risk be valuable to parents, despite its shortcomings? Now many parents don't know their kids have this condition until they end up in the hospital.(Image credit: Carlos Bernate for NPR)
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Gaetz Booted From Committees’ Deposition Of Trump’s Former Russia Adviser

Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-FL) was booted from a House interview with President Donald Trump’s former Russia adviser because the congressman was not a member of one of the three committees present. Fiona Hill, the former Russia specialist on Trump’s National Security Council, resigned in August and was deposed Monday by the House Oversight, Intelligence and Foreign Affairs Committees. Gaetz, who is not a member of any of those committees, attempted to join the interview and was removed by Intelligenc...
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Rivers, Chargers struggling after 2 straight losses

COSTA MESA, Calif. (AP) — A huge key to the Los Angeles Chargers success last season was Philip Rivers taking care of the football. With the Chargers dropping two straight and four of their past five, Rivers’ decision-making in key moments is why they are one of six teams in the AFC with a 2-4 […]
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Schiff says whistleblower testimony may not be necessary in impeachment inquiry

House Intelligence Committee Chair Rep. Adam Schiff says his primary interest is now protecting the whistleblower. Fox News contributor Dan Bongino reacts.
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U.S. Imposes Sanctions On Turkey For Invasion Of Syria

The announcement from the White House comes little more than a week after President Trump appeared to acquiesce to Ankara's decision to target U.S.-allied Kurdish fighters in Northern Syria.(Image credit: Anadolu Agency/Anadolu Agency via Getty Images)
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Ahead of 2020, FB ensnared in heated political climate

Mark Zuckerberg is defending meetings he’s reportedly had with conservative leaders after #DeleteFacebook began trending on social media. Politico reported this week that the Facebook CEO held private meetings with, among others, Fox News’ Tucker Carlson and conservative radio host Hugh Hewitt. Zuckerberg says he meets with “lots of people across the spectrum on lots […]
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Former Troy star quarterback Brandon Silvers assigned to Seattle Dragons

Brandon Silvers threw for more than 10,000 yards during his career at Troy and spent time this past spring on the New York Jets' roster,
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Booze run from behind bars: Inmates escape from Texas federal prison, return with whiskey

The men left the prison grounds and cut through a neighboring ranch before getting caught by authorities.

Uganda Announces Plans for “Kill the Gays” Law Imposing Death Penalty for Gay Sex

Having sexual intercourse with the person of the same sex could be a crime worthy death if a group of Ugandan officials have their way. Uganda recently announced plans for a bill that would impose the death penalty on homosexuals, hoping that the legislation curbs a rise in gay sex in the East African nation. The bill, which has been nicknamed “Kill the Gays,” was canceled five years ago due to a technicality, however, the government says it plans to revive it within the next few weeks. Under cu...
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Stocks wobble in early trading as caution lingers over trade

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks are wobbling between small gains and losses in early trading on Wall Street Monday as investors remain cautious about the prospects of a full trade agreement between the U.S. and China. Technology stocks were posting some solid gains even as the energy sector fell because of a decline in the […]
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Tunisia: Conservative law professor wins presidential race

TUNIS, Tunisia (AP) — Tunisia’s election commission says a preliminary count shows Islamist-backed law professor Kais Saied has won the country’s presidential election by a significant margin. The commission reported Monday that Saied, who hasn’t held elected office before, received 72.71% of the vote. His opponent, media mogul Nabil Karoui, got 27.29%. The results confirm […]
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SIG Sauer ROMEO1PRO Red Dot Pistol Sight Now Available

SIG Sauer’s ROMEO1 pistol red dot reflex sight has been around for a few years now, but this week SIG announced it would be joined by the new ROMEO1PRO claiming a new level of reliability and durability. Available in black and FDE with SIG claim the new red dot has a 20,000-hour battery life with a new […] Read More … The post SIG Sauer ROMEO1PRO Red Dot Pistol Sight Now Available appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
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China inflation surges as pork prices soar

China's consumer inflation accelerated at its fastest pace in almost six years in September as African swine fever sent pork prices soaring nearly 70 percent, official data showed Tuesday. Authorities have gone as far as tapping the nation's pork reserve to control prices of the staple meat, as the swine fever crisis could become a political and economic liability for the state. The consumer price index (CPI) -- a key gauge of retail inflation -- hit 3.0 percent last month, the National Bureau...
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Foreigners exit northeastern Syria fearing government reach

It was a sign of the sudden transformation sweeping Kurdish-run northeast Syria: foreign aid workers and journalists packed this border crossing on Monday, rushing to get out to Iraq. Instead, it was the return of Syria's central government to the region, where Kurdish administrators have had virtual self-rule for years. The rush to leave reflected the sudden and dramatic nosedive of the aspirations of Syria's Kurdish minority for autonomy.
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Federal investigators have been looking into Giuliani's dealings in Ukraine since early 2019

Federal examination of Rudy Giuliani's dealings with Ukraine associates date to early 2019; NY lawyer questioned by FBI         [Author: USA TODAY]

House Will Not Hold Full Vote On Impeachment Inquiry

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) said Tuesday there will not be a full House vote on the impeachment inquiry against President Donald Trump. “There’s no requirement that we have a vote, and so at this time we will not be having a vote,” Pelosi said at a press conference Tuesday evening alongside House Intel Committee Chair Adam Schiff (D-CA). “And I’m very pleased with the thoughtfulness of our caucus in terms of being supportive of the path that we are on, in terms of fairness, in terms of ...
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Fake video of Trump shooting media and political opponents shown at conference: New York Times

News organizations have strongly condemned the violent video and called on Donald Trump and his campaign to denounce it.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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Violent parody video shown at Trump resort, New York Times reports

A graphically violent parody video, shown at a meeting of President Trump's supporters at his Miami resort, depicted a likeness of the president shooting and stabbing his opponents and members of the news media in a church, the New York Times reported Sunday.
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China’s Xi warns efforts to divide China will end with ‘crushed bodies and shattered bones'

China’s president Xi Jinping has warned efforts to divide or destabilise China will end with “shattered bones,” as international pressure mounts over the government’s handling of protests in Hong Kong and a widespread crackdown on Muslim minority groups.  “Anyone attempting to split China in any part of the country will end in crushed bodies and shattered bones,” Mr Xi said, according to Chinese state broadcaster CCTV.  “And any external forces backing such attempts dividing China will be deemed...
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