The Latest: Russia says Syria has S-300 anti-air missiles

UNITED NATIONS — The latest on the United Nations General Assembly (all times local): 6:45 p.m. Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov says Moscow has started delivering S-300 air defense systems to Syria’s government. Russia announced earlier this week that it would supply the anti-aircraft missiles after Syrian forces responding to an Israeli airstrike on Sept. …

Rape survivors’ powerful rebuke to Jeff Flake a key moment on day of drama | US news

“Did that woman in the elevator save America?” The question, tweeted on Friday by Democratic political aide Emmy Bengtson, was a reference to a survivor of sexual assault who confronted Republican Senator Jeff Flake in a lift and spoke her truth. It might just possibly have been a turning point on another day of drama …

Skincare Tips for Neck – Keep Neck Protected

Be careful what you’re putting on it Because the skin on your neck is thin and sensitive, Dr. King notes that you should avoid applying potent wrinkle-fighting ingredients like retinol on the area (or opt for milder formulations). This is why turning to an anti-aging product created specifically for the neck can be beneficial. The …

NATO military leaders convene in Poland for talks

Poland’s Defense Minister Mariusz Blaszczak, right, greets Chairman of the NATO Military Committee, Air Chief Marshal Sir Stuart Peach for talks ahead of the weekend session of military leaders from the alliance’s 29 member nations, at the Defense Ministry in Warsaw, Poland, on Friday, Sept. 28, 2018. (Associated Press) WARSAW, Poland — Poland’s defense minister …

Facebook says 50m user accounts affected by security breach | Technology

Nearly 50m Facebook accounts were compromised by an attack that gave hackers the ability to take over users’ accounts, Facebook revealed on Friday. The breach was discovered by Facebook engineers on Tuesday 25 September, the company said, and patched on Thursday. Users whose accounts were affected will be notified by Facebook. Those users will be …

Sarah Jessica Parker Dazzles in a Dramatic Red Gown at New York City Ballet

It’s no secret Sarah Jessica Parker is a red carpet MVP, and on Thursday night at the New York City Ballet’s 2018 Fashion Gala, she showed her prowess. The look, a puffy-shouldered ’80s-inspired (in a good way!) red gown by Giles Couture, wouldn’t have been out of place on her Sex and the City character …

Pilot dead after 2 Nigeria air force planes crash in capital

ABUJA, Nigeria — A Nigerian air force pilot has died after two aircraft crashed while rehearsing for the West African nation’s 58th Independence Day celebrations, the government said Friday. A spokesman, Air Commodore Ibikunle Daramola, said the pilot had “successfully” ejected from one of the F-7Ni aircraft during the rehearsals in the capital, Abuja. The …

Indian supreme court upholds women’s right to enter Kerala temple | World news

India’s supreme court has ruled against a ban on girls and women of menstruating age from entering a prominent Hindu temple in southern Kerala state, upholding rights to equality of worship. The authorities at the Sabarimala temple, which attracts tens of millions of pilgrims every year, have said the ban on women and girls aged …

Sexual Assault Hotlines Were Flooded During Christine Blasey Ford’s Testimony Yesterday

Dr. Christine Blasey Ford bravely recounted the details of an alleged sexual assault that occurred at the hands of Brett Kavanaugh in the summer of 1982 before the Senate Judiciary Committee yesterday, Sept. 27. Surrounded by cameras, Ford said, “I am here today not because I want to be. I am terrified. I am here …

TS Kirk causes power outages, heavy flooding in Caribbean

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — Tropical Storm Kirk caused power outages and heavy flooding across the eastern Caribbean and forced flight cancellations, officials said Friday. Authorities in Barbados said they helped rescue several people from a flooded home, while school was cancelled in the nearby islands of Dominica, Guadeloupe and Martinique. A tropical storm warning …