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North Korea fires 'unidentified projectiles' into the air North Korea fires 'unidentified projectiles' into the air
- August 26, 2017

The second missile "appears to have blown up nearly immediately", Pacific Command said . The recent development comes after North Korea repeatedly threatened to attack Guam, a Pacific island territory of the USA that carries a large American military presence. (more...)
Crews battle fire at Taneytown home Crews battle fire at Taneytown home
- August 26, 2017

Neighbors reported hearing an explosion at 4:05 a.m. and walked outside to find the two-story residence at 2201 Bear Run Road engulfed in flames, Alkire said. A dog trained to detect the presence of accelerants at fire scenes was also brought in, along with agents from the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives and state police bomb squad technicians, according to the release. (more...)
Jordan Ayew underlines determination to become Jordan Ayew underlines determination to become "all round player"
- August 26, 2017

So I have to back the Seagulls to suffer another away defeat, yet we're getting an even juicier price about the home side this time around. The first half of the match saw both sides performing equally poor with a few attempts on goal. But Clement ended up joining caretaker manager Alan Curtis in the technical area in the second half, and Swansea beat Sam Allardyce's Palace 2-1 to start their climb to top-flight safety. (more...)
Chinese Premier, Jinping makes an effort to resolve differences with South Korea Chinese Premier, Jinping makes an effort to resolve differences with South Korea
- August 26, 2017

Officials claim Britain will "face a miserable end" if it aligns itself with America in the ongoing conflict with North Korea . NORTH Korean dictator Kim Jong-un has threatened Theresa May that the United Kingdom faces a "miserable end" if it joins military exercises in South Korea . (more...)
Executive killed wife, daughter, self in their home Executive killed wife, daughter, self in their home
- August 26, 2017

Autopsies will be conducted by the Westchester County Medical Examiner's Office to determine cause of death. Police have not publicly identified a motive for the killings, but it was not the first act of violence at the home . "That's disgusting", said neighbor Peter Lusk, Jr. However, they added that no one really knew the family. The 4,661 square foot home on Fox Hill Road was on the market for $1.699 million, with 5 bedrooms, 4 1/2 bathrooms and a pool on two acres. (more...)
Barnsley pub crash driver was 'missing' from Hampshire Barnsley pub crash driver was 'missing' from Hampshire
- August 26, 2017

Two girls, aged seven and eight, and two boys, aged nine months and 21 months, were injured when a vehicle crashed into a pub wall, near Thurgoland, Barnsley, early on Wednesday. As the auto approached the junction of Bower Hill and Coates Lane, it left the road and subsequently collided with the front wall of a pub. But police confirmed he was later questioned on suspicion of attempting to murder the children following the crash. (more...)
The top gifts for your favorite furry friend on National Dog Day The top gifts for your favorite furry friend on National Dog Day
- August 26, 2017

Paige is also the founder of National Puppy Day, National Mutt Day, National Cat Day, and many more philanthropic days to encourage animal adoptions. Each year, the National Dog Day Foundation sets a goal of rescuing 10,000, according to CNN. (more...)
Dozens killed as guru's followers riot over rape conviction Dozens killed as guru's followers riot over rape conviction
- August 26, 2017

Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh, known as the " guru in bling " for his liking for elaborate costumes, is the leader of the Dera Sacha Sauda, a group based in the north Indian state of Haryana that claims to have millions of devotees. "We demand that strict action should be taken against the miscreants and the state government should take urgent steps for safety and security of journalists and also compensate the television news networks for the losses suffered by them", they said. (more...)
Here's how 'godman' Gurmeet Ram Rahim spent his first night in jail Here's how 'godman' Gurmeet Ram Rahim spent his first night in jail
- August 26, 2017

Hundreds of vehicles were gutted in the city. The Independent reported that Singh's followers rampaged petrol stations and railway stations as well. The Congress leader pinpointed that fault was in allowing people to gather in Panchkula when the verdict was coming; should have known that there could be a problem. (more...)
Texans gear up for intensified Hurricane Harvey Texans gear up for intensified Hurricane Harvey
- August 26, 2017

The pounding winds and storm surges of Sandy, dubbed a "superstorm" since it was extratropical by the time it made landfall, devastated the coastlines of NY and New Jersey in late October 2012, damaging at least 650,000 homes and causing about 8.5 million power outages, according to the Hurricane Center. (more...)
Harvey Hits Texas as a Cat 4 Hurricane Harvey Hits Texas as a Cat 4 Hurricane
- August 26, 2017

The storm was upgraded to a Category 3 hurricane on Friday afternoon, with winds of 120mph, and is expected to devastate the Texas coast making landfall around midnight. "We never have enough blood", said Dianne Scott, Senior Donor Recruitment Representative with United Blood Services. "We're forecasting continuing intensification right up until landfall", NHC spokesman Dennis Feltgen said earlier. (more...)
Some Residents Stay Put As Hurricane Harvey Nears Texas Coast Some Residents Stay Put As Hurricane Harvey Nears Texas Coast
- August 26, 2017

According to Texas state climatologist John Nielsen-Gammon, hurricanes usually come with only one of two bad characteristics: either heavy, persistent rainfall or strong, violent winds and storm surge. So now there's a mandatory evacuation in that county. According to the flight tracking website , FlightAware.com, only a small number - 150 flights within, into or out of the United States were canceled as of midday Friday, but those numbers could grow as the hurricane intensifies and the ... (more...)
Multiple deaths in M1 motorway crash Multiple deaths in M1 motorway crash
- August 26, 2017

The drivers of the two lorries were arrested in connection with the incident in Buckinghamshire. Two men have been arrested on suspicion of causing death by risky driving and are in custody. "We would ask all motorists to please avoid the area, use alternative routes and await further updates before attempting to travel on this route". People can call the Thames Valley police on 101 quoting URN 214 of 26 August. (more...)
It's not just you. There was a Facebook and Instagram outage It's not just you. There was a Facebook and Instagram outage
- August 26, 2017

Most of the issues appear to be affecting users in the northeastern United States and the Midwest. Earlier this week Facebook was hit by a major outage which left fans of the social site unable to access their personal pages. While another added: "People coming to Twitter to complain about Instagram and Facebook being down". People said they were experiencing problems logging onto Facebook, sending messages or "liking" posts and pictures. (more...)
South African skipper Faf du Plessis to lead World XI South African skipper Faf du Plessis to lead World XI
- August 26, 2017

Former captain and all-rounder Shahid Afridi: "I see it as a big success for Pakistan as it has been able to convince these global star cricketers that it is safe to play cricket in Pakistan". These are worldwide matches after all and Pakistan's first assignment as winners of the Champions Trophy. In this background, we will land in Lahore with nothing except cricket in our minds. (more...)
Illinois Tool Works Inc. (ITW) Stake Held by Archford Capital Strategies LLC
- August 26, 2017

The stock rose 0.60% or $0.07 reaching $11.81 per share. Another trade for 52,447 shares valued at $7.38 million was sold by Larsen Michael M. Illinois Tool Works Inc . Intuit (NASDAQ:INTU) was reduced too. Since March 1, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 5 sales for $28.92 million activity. (NYSE:ITW) was sold by NAGARAJAN SUNDARAM . (more...)
Trump Administration Unveils Sanctions To Curb North Korea's Weapons Program Trump Administration Unveils Sanctions To Curb North Korea's Weapons Program
- August 26, 2017

Chinese Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying said all sides, especially the United States and North Korea , needed to exercise restraint. Beijing had already suspended imports of North Korean coal in February. North Korean state-run media said the country's military could strike the U.S. at any time and that neither Guam , Hawaii nor the USA mainland could avoid the "merciless strike". (more...)
Miguel Cabrera Suspended Seven Games, Gary Sanchez Four After Yankees-Tigers Brawl
- August 26, 2017

He failed to do that. While Romine should not get as big of a punishment as Miguel Cabrera who appeared the instigate the ordeal, he made it about more than just defending himself after he threw a number of punches at Cabrera while he was pinned. (more...)
Who should be suspended after the Yankees-Tigers brawl?
- August 26, 2017

It was unknown whether Sanchez or Romine would appeal their suspensions. Kyle Higashioka is now on the Triple-A Scranton disabled list, so the Yankees don't have a obvious third catcher to call-up for the time being. I guess Romine is supposed to stand there and take a punch. "We're going to have some stuff that we're going to have to fight coming here shortly". (more...)
Meat exporter Moin Qureshi arrested by Enforcement Directorate Meat exporter Moin Qureshi arrested by Enforcement Directorate
- August 26, 2017

He reportedly has stashed away Rs 200 crore overseas. The probe has been made against Qureshi for allegedly sending funds to several countries through hawala channels. 200 crore stashed by him overseas. BBM messages exchanged between Qureshi and the accused persons involved in other criminal cases and also the persons who wanted to seek undue favours from the other investigating agencies of government by getting them off the hook, the agency said. (more...)
New Balance wins record China trademark award New Balance wins record China trademark award
- August 26, 2017

It's a turnaround for the company's intellectual property enforcement efforts, and follows a lost lawsuit a year ago in which a Chinese court ruled against it for trademark infringements and ordered it to pay 5 million yuan (around $750,000) in compensation to a domestic shoemaker. (more...)
Eight still missing as Swiss villagers start to return home after mudslide Eight still missing as Swiss villagers start to return home after mudslide
- August 26, 2017

Rescuers suspended a search for the missing hikers from Germany, Austria and Switzerland on Friday as second landslide sent a wall of mud through the village of Bondo. Police said 12 farm buildings, including barns and stables, had been destroyed in the initial landslide, while the Graubunden canton's main southern highway was closed to traffic. (more...)
US Service Member Missing after Crash of Military Chopper Off Yemen US Service Member Missing after Crash of Military Chopper Off Yemen
- August 26, 2017

The reason behind the accident is unclear. So far, out of the six crew members who were on board, five were rescued while the remaining crew member is still missing and a search and rescue mission is ongoing. Yemen is in the midst of major humanitarian crisis fueled by civil war. In February 2015, fighting forced the suspension of the U.S. Embassy's operations in Sanaa, the Yemeni capital, when the city was taken by Houthis, and the following month U.S. (more...)
New 7th Fleet chief thanks navies for support
- August 26, 2017

Ten sailors have been missing since the collision, and the remains of some were found by divers performing recovery operations inside the ship, Adm. Scott Swift, the commander of U.S. Speaking in Singapore, Swift said "the divers were able to locate some remains in those sealed compartments during their search today", without saying how many bodies were found. (more...)
Liquor bars in Jaipur municipal area exempted from Supreme Court ban Liquor bars in Jaipur municipal area exempted from Supreme Court ban
- August 26, 2017

The SC made the clarification while dismissing an appeal against the judgement of Punjab and Haryana High Court, which dismissed the challenge against a notification of Chandigarh administration dated 16 March 2017 on the ground that it circumvents the Supreme Court order that banned the sale of liquor along the highways. (more...)
Trump lagging in announcement of tax reform Trump lagging in announcement of tax reform
- August 26, 2017

Kennedy Jr. said that "Trump could be the greatest president in history". Mr. Trump ran on building the wall and was elected president while pledging to build the wall, and he wasn't going to back down, said Mrs. "And under no circumstances was I going to resign". White supremacist and neo-Nazi activists clashed with anti-racism protesters in Charlottesville , Virginia, earlier this month over a plan to remove a statue of Robert E. (more...)
PM Narendra Modi to make aerial survey of flood-hit Purnia today PM Narendra Modi to make aerial survey of flood-hit Purnia today
- August 26, 2017

The Indian Prime Minister to tackle the flood threat, discussed flood control in the border areas with Nepal Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba in his recent visit to India. Narendra Modi also declared an ex-gratia of Rs 2 lakh to the families of those killed and Rs 50,000 for the injured persons in the floods. Earlier, Modi arrived at Chunapur airbase, Purnia , by a special aircraft. (more...)
Nasser Al-Khelaifi wary of Paris Saint-Germain's Champions League group Nasser Al-Khelaifi wary of Paris Saint-Germain's Champions League group
- August 26, 2017

Last season, Anderlecht played in the Europa League and got eliminated by eventual winners Manchester United . Lionel Messi of Barcelona vies with Jozo Simunovic of Celtic during the UEFA Champions League match between Celtic FC and FC Barcelona at Celtic Park Stadium on November 23, 2016 in Glasgow , Scotland . (more...)
Texas AG Paxton appeals voter ID ruling Texas AG Paxton appeals voter ID ruling
- August 26, 2017

Roth finds that both of Gonzalez Ramos' rulings, on SB 14 previously and on SB 5 now , are "incredibly careful, well-reasoned and cogent". Both the state and the court agreed on an interim rule set for the 2016 election cycle ; basically what was passed this year as SB 5 . (more...)
Ortega Díaz retorna a Bogotá y sigue señalando al gobierno venezolano
- August 26, 2017

Se tiene previsto que este debate se lleva a cabo a partir de las 11 de la mañana en el hemiciclo de sesiones del Palacio Federal Legislativo. Luego de escapar de su país, emprender una travesía en lancha por aguas caribeñas y buscar protección en Colombia , la exfiscal general de Venezuela Luisa Ortega contraatacó al régimen de Nicolás Maduro . (more...)

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