Wednesday, 07 October 2015  
Ex-U.N. General Assembly president, five others charged in U.S. in bribe scheme

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. authorities charged a former president of the United Nations General Assembly, a billionaire Macau real estate developer and four others on Tuesday for engaging in a wide-ranging corruption scheme.


ShowBiz Minute: Wonder, Ono, Hanks

Stevie Wonder divorce finalized; Yoko Ono record attempt; Hanks and the lost student card. (Oct. 7)

Man lives in front yard of his million dollar home

A bitter divorce has resulted in an elderly man refusing to leave the property he and his estranged wife co-own. His wife kicked him out after years of alleged abuse.

Cara Delevingne, Lily-Rose Depp at Chanel

French actress Vanessa Paradis, her daughter Lily-Rose Depp and actress model Cara Delevingne sat front row at Chanel's show in Paris, with Kendall Jenner among the models walking. (Oct. 7)

Cara Delevingne, Lily-Rose Depp at Chanel
2 Scientists in US, 1 in UK Win Chemistry Nobel
AP Top Stories 7 A
Raw: Australia Arrests Four in Police Worker's Death
MS Mother Charged With Stabbing Child
Bitter divorce leaves man stranded in front yard of his million-dollar home
Think green and kalebrate: it's National Kale Day!
Today in History for October 7th
Jeb Bush jabs 'the Bern' for $18T in spending promises
MSF calls for independent commission on Kunduz hospital attack

GENEVA (Reuters) - Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) called on Wednesday for an independent international fact-finding commission to be established to investigate the U.S. bombing of its hospital in Kunduz, Afghanistan, which it deems a war crime.

McCarthy seeks to convince US conservatives he's not like Boehner

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. House of Representatives Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy sought to convince conservative lawmakers on Tuesday that he will be different from retiring Speaker John Boehner if McCarthy is elected as Boehner's successor this month.

McCarthy seeks to convince US conservatives he's not like Boehner
All Americans would pay some income tax under Republican Jindal's plan: WSJ
House effort to force Ex-Im vote to stall in Senate: McConnell aide
Obama makes pitch to win support for Pacific trade pact
California governor signs gender wage-gap bill
Daily Fantasy's Days Of No Regulation Are Done

I have long held that the regulation of daily fantasy sports operations was coming -- it was not a matter of if, but when regulations would be implemented on a federal and/or state-by-state level. With the revelation that at least one DraftKings employee had access to data surrounding users' picks and competed on rival FanDuel's platform, the days of unregulated activity in the daily fantasy sports industry are coming to a close faster than most could have fathomed. I posit that it will be a long-term positive result for the daily fantasy sports industry, but may cause some bumps in the road for the largest operators in the near future.

Nigerian Money Transfer Firm Paga Raises $13 Million
War Fears, Tragic Memories, Trigger Anti-Base Sentiments On Okinawa, Jeju
Mercuria Acquires 17% Stake In Nigeria's Forte Oil For $200 Million
10 Tricks Successful People Use To Make Smart Decisions
London Dominates The Global Luxury Property Market [Infographic]
YANKEES vs ASTROS Watch FREE Live Stream Online amp; Listen: American League Wildcard Live Coverage from NEW YORK; PREDICTION

Tonight at 8:00 p.m. ET on ESPN the Yankees (86-75) will take on the Astros (85-76) in a one-game playoff to kick off the MLB Postseason. The Astros will send Dallas Keuchel (20-8, 2.48 ERA) to the mound in the Bronx against Masahiro Tanaka (12-7, 3.51 ERA). The game can be live streamed online free by clicking this link. Yankees fans can listen to the game on 101.9 WFAN FM, while Astros fans may do likewise on KBME 790.

UCLA Football Rumors: Myles Jack Benefits From Jim Mora Bad Mouthing Decision To Leave Bruins Early For NFL [VIDEO]
Paige WWE Rumors: 'Pipe Bomb' Getting Diva In Trouble With Management [VIDEO]
CC Sabathia Rehab Update: Yanks Pitcher Reached A Tipping Point After Weekend-Long Bender [VIDEO]
MLB Postseason Odds: Vote For Which Team Will Win World Series
New York Mets Rumors: Did Matt Harvey Go The Way Of CC Sabathia? [VIDEO]

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