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People Teal Pumpkin Project Offers Safe Halloween Alternative
Author: 0 Teal Pumpkin Project Offers Safe Halloween Alternative

The Teal Pumpkin Project was launched as a way to mark houses that are "allergy safe" - meaning instead of candy, they hand out things like stickers, glow sticks or toys. Keep in mind that the mini-size, fun-size, or bite-size version of candy may contain different ingredients than their full-size counterparts. Make no assumptions, and read all labels carefully.

People Here's where the $191.1 million Powerball jackpot ticket was sold in Louisiana
Author: 0 Here's where the $191.1 million Powerball jackpot ticket was sold in Louisiana

Both lucky tickets matched 4 of the 5 white numbers drawn plus the red Powerball number, which is a $50,000 base prize. Classic Lotto draws at 7:05 p.m. That means the drawing on October 28 will be worth $40 million with a cash option of $25 million. The winning numbers from Wednesday's drawing were 18-22-29-54-57 and the Powerball is 08.

People Minister Michaelia Cash is facing calls to resign
Author: 0 Minister Michaelia Cash is facing calls to resign

The AWU's Sydney and Melbourne offices were raided on Tuesday as the AFP gathered material for a ROC investigation relating to whether the AWU made political donations to GetUp and Labor candidates in accordance with its rules. The Prime Minister's office today said Mr Turnbull had originally been told Senator Cash's office had not been responsible for the leak. "When she found out she'd been misled, she corrected the record, apologised and moved on".

People House Energy Cmte. Wants Info On Whitefish's Contract In Puerto Rico
Author: 0 House Energy Cmte. Wants Info On Whitefish's Contract In Puerto Rico

Puerto Rico's power grid was nearly completely destroyed when Hurricane Maria hit the island in early September. Zinke's son had a summer job at a Whitefish construction site. Before the contract with PREPA, Whitefish had only been awarded two Department of Energy contracts both totaling less than $2 million. "The size and terms of the contract, as well as the circumstances surrounding the contract's formation, raise questions regarding PREPA's standard contract awarding procedures", Rep.

Author: 0 U.S. border agents detain Mexican girl being rushed to hospital

Rosa Maria received her treatment and was medically cleared by Wednesday. Rosa Maria was subsequently transferred to a shelter that contracts with the federal government to house unaccompanied minors that come to the country illegally. "[The Department of Homeland Security] claims to be prioritizing its apprehensions, but Rosa Maria is not a threat to anyone's safety". Laredo Democrat Rep.

People New video released in hunt for suspect in 3 fatal shootings
Author: 0 New video released in hunt for suspect in 3 fatal shootings

First it was Buckhorn a few days ago assuring residents of the central Tampa neighborhood, "We will hunt this son of a bitch down", a nod to the belief police have that the three killings may have been carried out by the same person. Officers are calling this man a person of interest and have not officially called him a suspect or an eyewitness. "We won't be afraid", Casimar Naiboa, the father of one victim, told the crowd.

People Bush Sr apologises again, after another report of sexual assault
Author: 0 Bush Sr apologises again, after another report of sexual assault

To anyone he's offended, President Bush apologizes most sincerely'. When some people close to her, including her grandmother, "laughed it off", she decided she would, too. Lind spoke out after a string of Hollywood stars came forward to accuse producer Harvey Weinstein of sexual assault, harassment and rape. Mr Bush's spokesman said it was supposed to put people "at ease".

People Heartbroken mother of officer killed in Vegas shooting dies after funeral
Author: 0 Heartbroken mother of officer killed in Vegas shooting dies after funeral

The mother of a Las Vegas mass shooting victim died suddenly two days after her son's funeral . "To die out here at the same time she's come to her own son's funeral is devastating", Cecil Ralston said. Numerous family members say it was clear she died of a broken heart, describing her as very solemn during Officer Hartfield's funeral service. "I talked to the chaplain of Metro", Ralston said.

People Japanese defence minister sounds alarm on North Korea
Author: 0 Japanese defence minister sounds alarm on North Korea

The North Korean foreign minister has issued a stern warning, of a possible atmospheric nuclear test over the Pacific ocean, said a senior Pyongyang official. Trump will leave on November 3 for a 12-day Asia trip, during which he will visit China, Vietnam, Japan, the Philippines and South Korea. "I'm very happy with the way the markets are going, I'm very happy with all of the regulation cuts and all of the things we've done and that's what's driving the markets".

People United States wants a unified Syria with no role for Assad: Tillerson
Author: 0 United States wants a unified Syria with no role for Assad: Tillerson

The opposition is demanding that any settlement provide for a transition of power to end Assad's rule but as government forces make gains on the battleground, there is little likelihood of a breakthrough on that issue. The Syrian leader and the Russian envoy discussed preparations for the 7th round of global negotiations in the capital of Kazakhstan scheduled for October 30-31.

Author: 0 Booker, Graham Head to Newark Courthouse in Mendendez's Defense

Cory Booker testified that Menendez was honest and honorable. Elias, a lawyer representing the Clinton campaign and the DNC who hired the research that produced the Trump Russia dossier leaves the MLK Federal Courthouse after not testifying in the trial of U.S.

People Off-duty policeman saves fellow diner choking on fast food
Author: 0 Off-duty policeman saves fellow diner choking on fast food

An off-duty New Jersey State Trooper was seen on surveillance video saving a man's life. Palaia quickly realized that his fellow customer was choking and leaped into action, performing a Heimlich maneuver and dislodging the food blocking the man's airway.

People NY to dump Metrocard; to switch to new fare payment system
Author: 0 NY to dump Metrocard; to switch to new fare payment system

Long Island Rail Road and Metro-North Railroad customers will be able to merge their subway, bus and rail tickets into one form of payment. Starting late next year, passengers can wave cellphones or certain kinds of credit or debit cards at the turnstiles in the subway or the fareboxes on buses, like passengers do in London.

People Cool day ahead in Lancaster County with frost advisory overnight
Author: 0 Cool day ahead in Lancaster County with frost advisory overnight

A Frost Advisory also extends into northwest IN as well as north into southeastern Wisconsin and south into east-central IL. The advisory will go into effect at 2 a.m. They say to bring your plants, like tender annuals, tender herbs, and tropical plants inside before the frost. The NWS tells people to cover or move plants indoors to avoid frost damage.

People Russian helicopter missing at sea off Arctic island
Author: 0 Russian helicopter missing at sea off Arctic island

Norway sent two rescue vessels and a helicopter to the site of the crash. Russia's consul general in Svalbard, Viacheslav Nikolayev, told the Interfax news agency there were five crew members and three scientists on board. Russian coal company Arktikugol runs the coal mine at Barentsburg, which employs Russian and Ukrainian miners. Located around 700 kilometres north of the European mainland, Svalbard is governed under a 1920 treaty giving Norway sovereignty, but allowing all nations that ...

Author: 0 US House passes ballistic missile sanctions on Iran

President Donald Trump has threatened to unravel the global accord aimed at preventing Iran from building atomic weapons. The House passed legislation on Thursday to expand sanctions on Iran for its ballistic missile development and support for Hezbollah , weeks after President Trump declined to certify that the country is complying with the worldwide accord to curb its nuclear program.

People Waymo starts testing in MI to master snow and ice
Author: 0 Waymo starts testing in MI to master snow and ice

Waymo has been testing in cold weather for about five years, and has tested its vehicles in the snowy mountains near Lake Tahoe. John Krafcik, CEO of Waymo, said Thursday that the company's cars will head to MI this winter to drive in the snow, ice and cold.