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Oct

Trudeau defends number of campaign planes

Image copyrightThe Canadian PressImage caption Liberal leader Justin Trudeau enters one of his campaign planes Liberal leader Justin Trudeau is facing criticism over his campaign’s use of two planes. None of the other parties in this election is using mo…

4
Oct

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez responds to Trump calling her a ‘wack job’

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez responded to US President Donald Trump calling her a “wack job,” saying it was “better than being a criminal who betrays our country.” Trump on Thursday shared a tweet from his son Donald Trump Jr. that included a video of one o…

4
Oct

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam announces a ban on face masks

A protester makes a gesture during a protest on June 12, 2019 in Hong Kong China. Large crowds of protesters gathered in central Hong Kong as the city braced for another mass rally in a show of strength against the government over a divisive plan to allow ext…

4
Oct

Trump told China he’d stay quiet on Hong Kong for trade progress: CNN

President Donald Trump has offered a muted response to the months-long protests that have rocked Hong Kong since June, and Trump’s trade war with China may have been the reason.  In a June phone call with Chinese President Xi Jinping, Trump mentioned the pol…

4
Oct

Podcast: Recapping the Falcons; Looking Ahead to the Bills – Music City Miracles

On Wednesday night, James and I convened to go in-depth with our key stats and observations from the Titans win over the Falcons, and how those takeaways can carry over and apply to Sundays home match-up with the Buffalo Bills. The topics we discussed includ…

4
Oct

Auburn football: 5 reasons the Tigers will beat Florida – Saturday Down South

It has been quite some time since Auburn and Florida played a game of such high importance, something that regularly happened when they squared off each year. Auburn put up its most complete game Saturday against Mississippi State and showed how good it can …

4
Oct

A Gentle Introduction to Bayes Theorem for Machine Learning

Bayes Theorem provides a principled way for calculating a conditional probability. It is a deceptively simple calculation, although it can be used to easily calculate the conditional probability of events where intuition often fails. Bayes Theorem also prov…

4
Oct

Hong Kong moves to ban face masks as protests continue

Embattled Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam is expected to discuss emergency regulations on Friday that would allow the government to ban face masks at protests, in an attempt to clamp down on pro-democracy rallies that have rocked the city since June. Seething pu…

4
Oct

Trump again seeks foreign help to probe Bidens, calls on China

US President Donald Trump on Thursday again invited foreign interference in a US presidential election, calling on Ukraine and China to investigate Democratic political rival Joe Biden – similar to a request that has already triggered an impeachment inquiry i…

4
Oct

Knife attacker shot dead at police headquarters in Paris: Reports

At least one person has died in a knife attack at the police headquarters in the heart of Paris, according to a police union official. Four people have been killed in an attack on the police headquarters in Paris on Thursday, a police source told Reuters.The…