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November 27, 2018 5:42 AM Fractured Australian government sets stage for May election with early budget

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison said on Tuesday his government will deliver its annual budget early as it prepares for an election due by May, but suffered an immediate setback when one of his MPs said she was quitting his party. Morrison said his conservative Liberal-National coalition government would deliver Australia’s 83

November 26, 2018 5:19 PM Vietnamese pork rolls recalled after 4 hospitalized with listeria

As of Nov. 20, at least four consumers who ate Long Phung’s anchovy-marinated pork patty rolls were sickened and required hospitalization. A Houston-based manufacturer has issued a recall for Vietnamese ready-to-eat pork products that were shipped nationwide after several customers were hospitalized for listeria. As of Nov. 20, at least four consumers 91

November 26, 2018 1:59 PM California Democratic Party chair faces sexual misconduct investigation

The California Democratic Party is investigating multiple sexual misconduct allegations against its Chairman Eric Bauman. (Facebook) California Democratic Party Chairman Eric Bauman is facing an internal investigation after multiple sexual misconduct allegations were made against him. The party decided to launch a probe after Vice Chair Daraka Larimore-Hall 188

November 23, 2018 10:03 PM 1 of the last survivors of 1921 Tulsa race riot dies at 103

FILE- In this May 10, 2005, file photo survivor of the 1921 Tulsa race riots, Dr. Olivia Hooker, 90, gives her personal account of the of the historic race riot at a briefing before members of the Congressional Black Caucus and other leaders on Capitol Hill in Washington. Hooker, one of the last survivors of the race riot, one of the worst race riots 70

November 22, 2018 11:17 AM Ethiopia names exiled dissident to head election board

ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) - Ethiopia chose a former exiled dissident to head its election board on Thursday - part of a dizzying shake-up by the new prime minister that has brought rebels back into the political mainstream and curbed the establishment. The job went to Birtukan Mideksa just weeks after she returned from the United States under an amnesty 96

November 21, 2018 8:45 PM USA Gymnastics unwilling to relinquish governing body status: USOC

(Reuters) - USA Gymnastics will face a hearing that could lead to the organization’s demise after it decided against surrendering its status as the national governing body (NGB) for the sport, the United States Olympic Committee (USOC) said on Wednesday. The USOC filed a complaint 16 days ago, seeking to remove USA Gymnastics’ recognition as a national 87

November 21, 2018 2:18 PM Kanye West Donates $500,000 to California Wildfire Relief

Kanye West is making a gigantic contribution toward relief for the brave men and women who put their lives on the line to battle the California wildfires. Audience sources tell us Kim Kardashian will appear on 'Ellen' Wednesday and drop a massive surprise c/o her hubby. We're told during the show, Kim and Ellen shift their focus from Kim's new Glam Bible 2917

November 19, 2018 8:19 PM Four people found dead in execution-style killings in Philadelphia basement: reports

Four people were reportedly found fatally shot, execution-style, in the basement of a home in West Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on Wednesday afternoon. Two men and two women were each found with one gunshot wound to their heads, Fox 29 reported. The victims have only been identified as a 31-year-old man and a 20-year-old woman. The male victims are cousins 93

November 19, 2018 11:08 AM China's Xiaomi swings to net profit in third-quarter on robust sales in India, Europe

HONG KONG (Reuters) - Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi Inc said on Monday it swung to a net profit in the third quarter, beating analyst estimates, driven by robust sales in India and Europe. Profit for the three months through September reached 2.48 billion yuan ($357.23 million), versus an 11 billion yuan loss in the same period a year earlier. That compared 110

November 18, 2018 1:28 PM Latest US Rhodes scholar class includes more women than ever

The latest group of U.S. Rhodes scholars includes 21 women, the most ever in a single Rhodes class, and almost half of the 32 winners are immigrants or first-generation Americans. The Rhodes Trust on Sunday announced the 32 men and women chosen from a group of 880 applicants endorsed by 281 U.S. colleges and universities for studies beginning next fall at Oxford 60