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Russian ambassador to Sudan found dead at residence Russian ambassador to Sudan found dead at residence
- August 24, 2017

Mirgayas Shirinsky was born in 1954. Al-Hadar stated that Shirinskiy made a lot of effort to develop relations between Russian Federation and Sudan since he was appointed to the Khartoum embassy in 2013. (more...)
NY joins multi-state effort to further reduce greenhouse gas emissions NY joins multi-state effort to further reduce greenhouse gas emissions
- August 24, 2017

Other RGGI states include Connecticut, Delaware, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont. The states use the revenue to support initiatives like switching to solar power or energy-efficiency programs. The cut means that by 2030, the power sector in nine states will be emitting 65 percent less greenhouse gas than in 2009. Katie Dykes, a CT regulator who chairs the initiative, said in a statement that the compromise agreement will "secure significant carbon ... (more...)
North Dakotans hope to capitalize on record jackpot North Dakotans hope to capitalize on record jackpot
- August 24, 2017

That number is attracting people who don't normally play. With a one in 292 million chance of winning, it's no surprise this massive pot has reached so high. The big jackpot has players buying tickets in bunches. Belinda Hunt also bought a ticket but she isn't the only one in her household buying a ticket. (more...)
What are the new GCSE grades and what do they mean? What are the new GCSE grades and what do they mean?
- August 24, 2017

But grade nine is reserved for pupils who demonstrated "exceptional performance", with only a few hundred students expected to achieve the coveted clean sweep of straight nines. The new courses are created to be more challenging for pupils. The top tier universities (Cambridge, Oxford, UCL etc.) will usually require good A-level, AS-level and GCSE results from all students who get accepted. (more...)
Senator Endorsed By Trump Is Way Behind In Alabama GOP Primary Senator Endorsed By Trump Is Way Behind In Alabama GOP Primary
- August 24, 2017

Undecided voters accounted for 17.5 percent of the vote. CNN revealed Tuesday night that the frontrunner in an Alabama Senate race has repeatedly questioned President Barack Obama's citizenship, and did so again late a year ago - even after Donald Trump backed away from the claim. (more...)
Trump's favorite black rallygoer thinks 'Cherokee Indians' are 'the real KKK' Trump's favorite black rallygoer thinks 'Cherokee Indians' are 'the real KKK'
- August 24, 2017

All these mind-boggling ramblings and more can be found at gods2.com, the web address that appears on Michael's "Trump & Republicans Are Not Racist" T-shirt. Michael the Black Man also went after fellow African-American and former US president Barack Obama. "Blacks for Trump. I like those signs". According to several media sources, Michael is a former cult member who believes that Cherokee Indians are behind the KKK and are actively working to destroy the USA, notes The New York Daily ... (more...)
Cop pulls over to dance with 92-year-old woman Cop pulls over to dance with 92-year-old woman
- August 24, 2017

An unlikely dancing duo is captivating the internet. "Yup, yup. always dancing", said Maus-Sutphen. Lenz turned up the country music in her patrol vehicle and is seen dancing right along with 92-year-old Millie moments later. Millie, though, is surprised her little dance has gotten so much attention because to her dancing is just a normal thing to do. Seiver didn't quite know what to make of the video's popularity, saying: 'I don't know, I was just so amazed, I was so shocked'. (more...)
Lightning strike may have caused Hagerstown apartment fire Lightning strike may have caused Hagerstown apartment fire
- August 24, 2017

The fire broke out in the Hagerstown area of western Maryland about 70 miles northwest of the District of Columbia. The three-story building had 37 apartments, and 74 occupants, the fire marshal's office said. Travis Nagle, who lives in the building, tells The Herald Mail he was in the building when lightning struck and the "whole building shook". The cause of the fire remains under investigation. (more...)
Large fire breaks out in Hagerstown apartment building Large fire breaks out in Hagerstown apartment building
- August 24, 2017

The fire marshal's office says no injuries have been reported, and all 74 residents have been accounted for. When the lightning struck, Travis Nagle told the Hagerstown newspaper, "The whole building shook". (more...)
Trudeau, border crossers task force to review next steps for asylum seekers Trudeau, border crossers task force to review next steps for asylum seekers
- August 24, 2017

More than 7,000 people have crossed from the US into Canada at a breach in the border in Quebec this year, though a wave that began in July appears to have slowed in recent days, Public Safety Minister Ralph Goodale said this week. "That lies exclusively at the feet of Justin Trudeau", she said. He said the recent arrivals are going through a rigorous screening process and that there is no "short-cutting". (more...)
New US sanctions against N. Korea could bite New US sanctions against N. Korea could bite
- August 24, 2017

Security Council adopted tough sanctions August 5. "Perhaps we are seeing our pathway to sometime in the near future having some dialogue". A KCNA report said: "Dear supreme leader said that the Americans' reckless military confrontational behavior has ended up the USA trapping themselves with their own hands and are spending pathetic fate by tired minutes and seconds and that dear supreme leader will watch such stupid American behaviour for a bit longer". (more...)
Poll Shows Nearly Half Of Americans Agree With Trump About Charlottesville Poll Shows Nearly Half Of Americans Agree With Trump About Charlottesville
- August 24, 2017

Despite ongoing rebukes over his defence of white supremacists, USA president Donald Trump defiantly returned to his campaign's nativist themes on Thursday. "I was so exhausted I don't remember saying something nice or derogatory about him", she said. Three Democratic representatives have introduced a resolution censuring Trump, which declares that he "has surrounded himself with, and cultivated the influence of, senior advisers and spokespeople who have long histories of promoting white ... (more...)
Trump rebuffs coal industry; CEO claims promise broken Trump rebuffs coal industry; CEO claims promise broken
- August 24, 2017

One executive says the decision breaks a personal promise from President Donald Trump . The Energy Department says it considered issuing the order sought by companies seeking relief for plants it says are overburdened by environmental rules and market stresses. (more...)
Why Melania Trump Thanked Chelsea Clinton on Twitter Why Melania Trump Thanked Chelsea Clinton on Twitter
- August 24, 2017

The fallout from Trump's comments has been heavy as lawmakers from both sides slammed him and four high-powered executives walked away from his manufacturing advisory board to protest his delay in denouncing white supremacy. "He is a minor child and deserves every opportunity to have a private childhood". CNN came after The Daily Caller this morning for a piece about Barron Trump , alleging that TheDC has too much time on their hands. (more...)
Commission to implement sub-categorisation of OBCs Commission to implement sub-categorisation of OBCs
- August 24, 2017

He added that the chairperson of the Commission is yet to be appointed. The commission will have to submit its report in 12 weeks from the time of its constitution, he said. It was increased to Rs 2.5 lakh in 2004, Rs 4.5 lakh in 2008 and Rs 6 lakh in 2013. Sub-quotas were a way to ensure that the benefits of caste-based reservation were not corned by the dominant groups among the OBCs, the government said. (more...)
More Bars In Kerala Likely As Government De-notifies Some Highways More Bars In Kerala Likely As Government De-notifies Some Highways
- August 24, 2017

Many states, following the December 15 order, denotified highways to circumvent the ban. But in dismissing a special leave petition on July 11, a Bench of Chief Justice JS Khehar and Justices DY Chandrachud and Nageswara Rao held that the order "does not prohibit licensed establishments within municipal areas". (more...)
Shreveport Police looking for woman seen on surveillance stealing liquor Shreveport Police looking for woman seen on surveillance stealing liquor
- August 24, 2017

She then appears to make contact with an alleged accomplice in the corner of the store who hands her another bottle, which she puts down her trousers and between her legs, and then another which she promptly puts down her shirt. Police say she stole a total of 18 bottles and only paid for one. The report said others may have been involved in the crime and are also wanted for questioning. (more...)
What Are Analysts Opinions On Newfield Exploration Co. (NFX)
- August 24, 2017

About 801,517 shares traded. Finally, Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. Newfield Exploration (NYSE:NFX) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, August 1st. Castleark Mngmt accumulated 7,300 shares. Berson & Corrado Investment Advisors Llc owns 91,277 shares or 0.14% of their United States portfolio. Turning to Return on Assets or ROA, Capitol Federal Financial Inc (CFFN) has a current ROA of 0.87. (more...)
Museum visitors' photo stunt damages 800-year-old coffin Museum visitors' photo stunt damages 800-year-old coffin
- August 24, 2017

The Prittlewell Priory Museum was busy on August 4 when the group lifted the child over a clear plastic barrier. The coffin apparently fell from the stand and a chunk came off of the coffin. She added, "it's a very important artifact and historically unique to us as we don't have much archaeology from the priory". While damage to such an artifact can not be fully fixed, it's estimated that the necessary repairs will only cost less than £100. (more...)
More Voters Trust Media Over Trump More Voters Trust Media Over Trump
- August 24, 2017

One week ago, his approval rating was at 44 per cent. "We have KKK. I got 'em all", Trump said Tuesday night. Overall, Congress has a 9 percent approval rating. The sad but true reality is that many who choose to speak their mind on the subject of Trump must accept the inevitability of anonymous badgering, but the situation was kicked up a notch when Gandhi received a phone call from a self-avowed Trump supporter while he was at work, one that implored him to "go back to India" and was ... (more...)
US Navy removes Seventh Fleet commander after fatal collisions in Asia US Navy removes Seventh Fleet commander after fatal collisions in Asia
- August 24, 2017

Rear Admiral Phil Sawyer, the deputy commander of the Pacific Fleet, will assume command immediately, he added. That announcement had been a reaction to the Monday collision involving the Navy destroyer John S. "While each of these four incidents is unique, they can not be viewed in isolation", Admiral Swift said late on Tuesday. Another guided-missile cruiser, the USS Antietam , ran aground in late January spilling up to 1,100 gallons of hydraulic oil into the water off the coast of Japan. (more...)
Hannity backs Kelli Ward in primary against Flake
- August 24, 2017

Sheriff's Association President Mark Dannels, the Cochise County sheriff, said his groups wanted to highlight Flake's courage. "See, I haven't mentioned any names, so now everybody's happy", Trump said. "We believe you represent the best of Arizona". "We were just one vote away from victory after seven years of everyone proclaiming 'repeal and replace, '" said Trump. (more...)
White House has paperwork ready for Joe Arpaio pardon White House has paperwork ready for Joe Arpaio pardon
- August 24, 2017

In his approximately hour-and-a-half speech, Trump hinted at a future presidential pardon for former Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio and took digs at both Arizona senators . Outside the rally , protesters yelled "Shame, shame, shame", and "No Trump , No KKK, No fascist US", according to Reuters . "I hit 'em with neo-Nazi, I hit 'em with everything", he said. (more...)
United States imposes sanctions on Chinese, Russian firms over North Korea United States imposes sanctions on Chinese, Russian firms over North Korea
- August 24, 2017

The official Korean Central News Agency made the comments in response to tough talk in Washington and Seoul over threats posed by the North's nuclear and missile programmes. North Korea has condemned US President Donald Trump as a leader who frequently tweets "weird articles of his ego-driven thoughts" and "spouts rubbish" to give his assistants a hard time . (more...)
Federal judge strikes down Texas' voter ID law Federal judge strikes down Texas' voter ID law
- August 24, 2017

Along with continued provisions that contribute to the discriminatory effects of the photo ID law, SB 5 on its face embodies some of the indicia of discriminatory goal - particularly with respect to the enhancement of the threat of prosecution for perjury regarding a crime unrelated to the stated objective of preventing inperson voter impersonation fraud. (more...)
13-Year-Old Driver Arrested In 25-Pound Meth Seizure 13-Year-Old Driver Arrested In 25-Pound Meth Seizure
- August 24, 2017

The boy caught the eye of a Mesa County Sheriff's deputy because he driving well under the speed limit - 60 miles per hour in a 75 miles per hour zone - and swerving between lanes on Interstate 70, officials said. All three are facing drug charges including distribution/manufacturing/possession with intent of meth, heroin, ketamine, cathinone. Investigators said all three men are from the Los Angeles area. (more...)
DNA of headless torso matches Swedish journalist DNA of headless torso matches Swedish journalist
- August 24, 2017

Dried blood found inside the submarine was also a match to DNA obtained from Wall's toothbrush and hairbrush, he said. Wall, 30, a Columbia University-educated freelancer, was last seen alive August 10 on a homemade submarine whose builder, Peter Madsen , 46, she would interview, officials said. (more...)
Florida: White man who killed black person to be executed Florida: White man who killed black person to be executed
- August 24, 2017

It's not unusual for Death Row lawyers to launch a flurry of appeals in the days preceding an execution. Sheedy invoked the governor's pro-life stand on abortion and other issues, saying the death penalty too deserves the application of pro-life principles. (more...)
'Armed and dangerous' NC couple wanted on charges in Virginia shooting 'Armed and dangerous' NC couple wanted on charges in Virginia shooting
- August 24, 2017

The case began on Monday, when Nelson County police found an abandoned Chevrolet Cobalt parked in Laurel Road in the eastern part of the county. According to a release, this began on August 19 when the Burlington, North Carolina Police Department got a report of a missing person, who has now been identified as 84-year-old Harold Dean Simpson. (more...)
Police search Virginia for couple after violent crime Police search Virginia for couple after violent crime
- August 24, 2017

Anyone with information about the case is asked to call Crimestoppers at 336-229-7100. Authorities said Tuesday the two were wanted for questioning for the disappearance of the elderly man. Police continue to search for Castorina and Dawson. State police troopers also responded Tuesday night to the scene of the shooting. Police are looking for a person of interest in the shooting, they say the suspect is driving a white 2002 Dodge Dakota with a blue tailgate and North Carolina tag ... (more...)

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