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  1. India’s lowest caste fights discrimination with mustache selfies

    10.06 / 09:28 gantdaily.com Gantdaily.com - Pennsylvania (PA)
    Members of India’s lowest Dalit caste are fighting against discrimination by posting “mustache selfies” on social media. The posts are in response to a string of violent incidents in which Dalits in the west Indian state of Gujarat were allegedly attacked for sporting mustaches — traditionally only worn by upper caste Indian men. As a…
  2. Tropical storm Nate turns deadly as it heads toward Mexico and US

    10.06 / 09:28 gantdaily.com Gantdaily.com - Pennsylvania (PA)
    After barreling portions of Central America, Tropical Storm Nate is expected to reach the US Gulf Coast over the weekend as a hurricane. The storm has killed at least 22 people in Nicaragua, Costa Rica and Honduras, where the storm has caused widespread flash flooding and mudslides, officials said. Nate is forecast to gain force…
  3. Civilian Heroes Assist Officers to Rescue Elderly Woman Trapped in Burning Apartment

    10.06 / 09:28 gantdaily.com Gantdaily.com - Pennsylvania (PA)
    CLEARFIELD – Heroes come in all shapes, sizes and walks of life. Sometimes, a hero can appear in the form of two young men who happen to be in the right place at the right time. Dakota Taylor had only lived in his apartment in Lawrence Park Village for about two months when disaster struck. […
  4. Aqua Pennsylvania Provides First-Hand Look at Major Treasure Lake Main Replacement Project

    10.06 / 09:28 gantdaily.com Gantdaily.com - Pennsylvania (PA)
    DUBOIS – Aqua Pennsylvania President Marc Lucca was in Treasure Lake Thursday to share the details of a major $1.4 million project. The project involves replacing approximately 2,050 feet of leak-prone PVC pipe and polybutylene service lines with new cement-lined ductile iron pipe and copper service lines, on Bay Road between Woolendean and Treasure Lake roads.  […
  5. Domestic Relations Office Issues Warrant List

    10.06 / 09:28 gantdaily.com Gantdaily.com - Pennsylvania (PA)
    CLEARFIELD – Clearfield County Domestic Relations periodically reports the names of people who are wanted on a bench warrant for owing back child support and/or court costs. The following names are published in an effort to assist in the apprehension of people who owe past-due support payments. This list will continue to be published on a regular […
  6. Spanish court tries to block Catalan Parliament’s independence move

    10.06 / 05:17 gantdaily.com Gantdaily.com - Pennsylvania (PA)
    Spain’s highest court has suspended a meeting of Catalonia’s regional parliament planned for Monday in an apparent attempt to prevent Catalan President Carles Puigdemont’s expected declaration of independence. The Constitutional Court said Thursday it had issued the suspension decision following a request from the Catalan Socialist Party, which opposes secession. The parliamentary session was to…
  7. CIA: North Korean leader Kim Jong Un isn’t crazy

    10.06 / 05:17 gantdaily.com Gantdaily.com - Pennsylvania (PA)
    Between the ruthless executions of his own senior officers, bombastic threats of nuclear annihilation and defiant missile tests, it may be easy to agree with President Donald Trump’s recent assessment that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is a “madman” who is “on a suicide mission for himself.” But top officials from the CIA said…
  8. What you need to know about September jobs report

    10.06 / 05:17 gantdaily.com Gantdaily.com - Pennsylvania (PA)
    The government releases its monthly reading on jobs and unemployment Friday morning, one of the most closely watched economic indicators. Here’s what you need to know about the September report, which is due out at 8:30 a.m. ET. It’s likely to be “bad.” Economists expect the report will show employers added only 90,000 in the…
  9. Quest: Are Theresa May’s days in charge numbered?

    10.06 / 05:17 gantdaily.com Gantdaily.com - Pennsylvania (PA)
    Quest’s Profitable Moment I wonder if we will look back on this week as the turning point when it became obvious Theresa May’s prime ministership is over. Her keynote speech to the Tory conference was by every conclusion a mishap-filled disaster. Firstly, a prankster managed to get on the stage and handed her a P45…
  10. Finding a contractor will be tough for Harvey and Irma victims

    10.06 / 05:17 gantdaily.com Gantdaily.com - Pennsylvania (PA)
    There’s a tremendous shortage of construction workers throughout the U.S., and that’s going to make things tough for hurricanes victims who want to rebuild. “There’s already a shortage of skilled workers, and Harvey and Irma won’t make it any better,” said Bill Varian. He’s a contractor in Naples, Florida, one of the places where the…
  11. Tropical Storm Nate kills 20 in Central America as it heads toward US

    10.06 / 04:10 gantdaily.com Gantdaily.com - Pennsylvania (PA)
    [Breaking news update at 23:30 ET, October 5, 2017] Tropical Storm Nate killed twenty people in Nicaragua, Costa Rica and Honduras on Thursday, according to officials. The storm continues to pass over Central America. It is forecast to make landfall on the Yucatan Peninsula on Friday with up to eight inches of rain. Hurricane and…
  12. UN report blames Saudi Arabia for children’s deaths in Yemen

    10.06 / 03:34 gantdaily.com Gantdaily.com - Pennsylvania (PA)
    The United Nations has placed Saudi Arabia on a blacklist for the deaths and injuries of children in the ongoing conflict in Yemen. The annual Children in War report says the Saudi-led coalition’s bombing of rebels in Yemen led to “the killing and maiming of children with 683 child casualties.” Last year’s draft of the…
  13. Air France engine parts that fell off mid-flight found in Greenland

    10.06 / 03:16 gantdaily.com Gantdaily.com - Pennsylvania (PA)
    Parts of an engine that were lost by an Air France flight en route from Paris to Los Angeles last month have been spotted in Greenland, investigators say. The double-deck Airbus A380 made an emergency landing at Goose Bay Airport on the eastern tip of Canada on September 30, after the French airline said it…
  14. Top Vatican adviser Pell’s hearing date set, dozens of witnesses planned

    10.06 / 03:16 gantdaily.com Gantdaily.com - Pennsylvania (PA)
    Dozens of witnesses are expected to give evidence when Vatican treasurer Cardinal George Pell faces an Australian court again in March on charges of historic sexual assault. One of the most senior figures in the Vatican, Pell appeared at Melbourne Magistrates’ Court Friday after he was charged by detectives from Victoria Police in June. He…
  15. Top bank moving HQ out of Catalonia over split from Spain

    10.06 / 02:49 gantdaily.com Gantdaily.com - Pennsylvania (PA)
    One of Spain’s biggest banks says it’s moving its headquarters out of Catalonia following a threat by the region’s political leaders to declare independence. And another major lender may soon follow suit. Banco Sabadell said late Thursday that its board decided to shift the company’s legal home from Barcelona — Catalonia’s regional capital — to…
  16. Can Elon Musk fix Puerto Rico’s broken power grid?

    10.06 / 02:49 gantdaily.com Gantdaily.com - Pennsylvania (PA)
    Elon Musk is offering to solve Puerto Rico’s energy crisis — for the long haul. Millions of Puerto Ricans are living in the dark at home after Hurricane Maria pummeled the island, knocking out its already fragile electric grid. Two weeks later, only 9% of residents have electricity, according to Puerto Rican government figures. Musk,…
  17. Las Vegas killer fired at airport fuel tank

    10.06 / 02:49 gantdaily.com Gantdaily.com - Pennsylvania (PA)
    As investigators tried to piece together the reason why a man with an arsenal of rifles rained deadly fire down on Las Vegas concertgoers, dozens of his victims remained in the hospital. At Sunrise Hospital, where 200 of the killed, wounded and hurt were taken Sunday night, 45 people are still hospitalized, about half of…
  18. Obituary Notice: Mary Ann Wisor

    10.06 / 01:55 gantdaily.com Gantdaily.com - Pennsylvania (PA)
    Mary Ann Wisor, 87, of Grassflat died peacefully in her home Oct. 5, 2017.   She was born Sept. 2, 1930 in Detroit, Mich. She married Richard Wisor on March 21, 1953. She is survived by her son, Ricky Wisor and his wife, Mary and granddaughter, Gabrielle Wisor.  She is also survived by a sister,…
  19. Mother thanks mystery man for saving daughter after she was shot in Vegas massacre

    10.06 / 01:39 gantdaily.com Gantdaily.com - Pennsylvania (PA)
    Tina Frost, a 27-year-old woman from Crofton, Maryland, is fighting for her life. She sustained grievous injuries Sunday after being struck above her right eye by the gunman’s bullet in Las Vegas. Now, speaking on Tina’s behalf, her mother, Mary Moreland, is crediting a man they only know as “Shane” for saving her daughter’s life.…
  20. Add Harvey Weinstein to media’s ignoble club

    10.06 / 01:39 gantdaily.com Gantdaily.com - Pennsylvania (PA)
    Add Oscar-winning producer Harvey Weinstein to an ignoble club — the list of powerful men in Hollywood and media accused of sexual harassment. The New York Times’ extensive report on the alleged history of Weinstein, 65, follows accusations against a number of other men — most in their 60s and 70s — who grew up…