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Police disperse protesters against escape of murder suspect with tear gas Police disperse protesters against escape of murder suspect with tear gas
- August 25, 2017

It will be recalled that the suspect, Ifeanyi Dike, was caught after killing the eight-year-old girl and removed her vital organs, including her tongue and eyes ostensibly for ritual goal. Chike Boms, said that they had lost confidence in the Nigeria Police to protect them. On his relationship with Dike, he said, "The boy (suspect) is related to me; we are from the same village". (more...)
Treasury Secretary Mnuchin stood atop Fort Knox to view the eclipse Treasury Secretary Mnuchin stood atop Fort Knox to view the eclipse
- August 25, 2017

Now the Citizens for Responsiblity and Ethics in Washington (CREW) is investigating whether the goal of the trip was actually to view the total solar eclipse. I'm pretty sure we paid more taxes toward our day "trip" than you did. "There are probably better ways to spend her time and money than trying to make me feel bad about my simple cute life", Miller said. (more...)
United States slaps sanctions on Chinese, Russian firms doing business with N. Korea United States slaps sanctions on Chinese, Russian firms doing business with N. Korea
- August 25, 2017

China warned today that new USA sanctions targeting Chinese firms linked to North Korea "will not help" cooperation with Beijing in the nuclear crisis. Earlier in the month, the UN Security Council imposed new sanctions on Pyongyang in response to two long-range ballistic missile tests in July. "Choi added the goal of the U.S. (more...)
Trump attacks his own party's leaders over debt ceiling 'mess' Trump attacks his own party's leaders over debt ceiling 'mess'
- August 25, 2017

Trump's alarmist warning on Thursday could lead to a new concern because Mnuchin has tried to alleviate fears. President Donald Trump lashed out at two Republican senators recently over matters relating to Russian Federation, according to a Politico report on Wednesday, showing the degree to which the unfolding Russian Federation scandal is keeping the president occupied. (more...)
Ram Rahim verdict: 5 dead as violence erupt in Panchkula, curfew imposed Ram Rahim verdict: 5 dead as violence erupt in Panchkula, curfew imposed
- August 25, 2017

Others attacked electronic media crew and damaged OB vans of a private TV channel, forcing the police to lob tear gas shells and use water cannons and batons to bring a violent and virulent situation under control. Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh Ji Insaan. He was taken in by Shah Satnam Singh, the then head of the Dera Sacha Sauda , who anointed him as Ram Rahim. Power supply of the nearby regions in Panchkula was also disconnected, according to Hindustan Times , ahead of the verdict. (more...)
Confederate flag sales are booming after Charlottesville Confederate flag sales are booming after Charlottesville
- August 25, 2017

The country's major flag manufacturers stopped producing rebel flags. The only United States manufacturer still making Confederate flags says she has seen a significant increase in sales of the product since the violence in Charlottesville, Virginia. (more...)
SC principal backs off 'leggings' comments SC principal backs off 'leggings' comments
- August 25, 2017

Telling the impressionable teenagers they " look fat", Principal Heather Taylor used size to push the girls to avoid wearing leggings, while attempting to teach them about the school's dress code . "When I spoke with her, she talked around the issue, and made excuse after excuse, effectively calling all of the students liars", Thompson-Harper writes. (more...)
U.S. lawmakers welcome sanctions on Chinese, Russian companies U.S. lawmakers welcome sanctions on Chinese, Russian companies
- August 25, 2017

North Korea tested two intercontinental ballistic missiles in July. "And if the Trump administration is continuing this robust sanctions campaign, then the next level is going to be some kind of action against a Chinese bank, which I think the leadership in Beijing wants to avoid", Ruggiero told NPR. (more...)
White House: Trump Won't Pardon Joe Arpaio at Rally
- August 25, 2017

The legislation will overhaul the process by allowing veterans to file "express" appeals if they waive their right to a hearing, or allow them to submit new evidence. "But it may not be pretty at times". " One vote! " Trump repeated. Some of those voters pulled the lever for Trump only because he was the GOP candidate. (more...)
Flake Campaign Dismisses Allegations He Is Weak On Border Security Flake Campaign Dismisses Allegations He Is Weak On Border Security
- August 25, 2017

It is also unusual for a sitting GOP senator to embark on a book tour criticizing a Republican president. Other Republican senators have started to follow in Flake's footsteps and move away from Trump. Mayor Greg Stanton, a Democrat, asked Trump to delay the visit. The ongoing feud between Arizona Sen. Ward has shaped her campaign around her ardent support for Trump, repeatedly hitting Flake for breaking with the president. (more...)
Trump Threatens Shutdown, Attacks GOP Senators During Angry Rally
- August 25, 2017

Even though a shutdown appears unlikely with the party in control of both chambers of Congress and the White House , Republicans believe they would suffer severe repercussions at the ballot box in 2018 if the government were forced to close its doors. (more...)
French President Macron's make-up costs more than $11000 a month French President Macron's make-up costs more than $11000 a month
- August 25, 2017

He's the youngest head of state since Napoleon, and was elected in with a comfortable lead in May. "It seems that he just wants to hide his real face", one Conservative told the Daily Mail . Nicolas Sarkozy spent €8,000 a month on makeup, French Vanity Fair reported previous year. "It would be interesting to see what the first lady Brigitte is spending on make-up too!" Former conservative president Nicolas Sarkozy spent more than £7,000 a month on make-up, while the nearly bald Socialist ... (more...)
Sen. Jeff Flake downplays feud with President Trump Sen. Jeff Flake downplays feud with President Trump
- August 25, 2017

There is agreement that a border is needed, said Flake, but "not just to fulfill a campaign promise of a wall that, you know, it doesn't make sense in certain areas, certainly in Arizona". "I think that's what Arizona voters expect me to do". Former director of national intelligence James Clapper said it led him to question Trump's "fitness to be in this office'". (more...)
Mohammad Hafeez will not features in Pakistan squad against World XI clashes? Mohammad Hafeez will not features in Pakistan squad against World XI clashes?
- August 25, 2017

England's ICC World Twenty20 2010 winning captain Paul Collingwood, West Indies' Darren Sammy, South African Hashim Amla, Bangladesh's Tamim Iqbal and Australia's George Bailey will also be part of the World XI. Former Zimbabwe captain and ex-England coach Andy Flower will be the coach of the World Eleven side, which will arrive in Lahore on September 11. (more...)
United States must respect Pak's sovereignty, security concerns: China United States must respect Pak's sovereignty, security concerns: China
- August 25, 2017

Yang during a phone call with Tillerson yesterday defended Pakistan's role in Afghanistan. Sources have also reported that Pakistan Army Chief of Staff Lieutenant General Qamar Javed Bajwa said Islamabad wants to hope and surmising more than aid, in a meeting with US Ambassador David Hale . (more...)
Gunmen Storm Mosque In Kabul Gunmen Storm Mosque In Kabul
- August 25, 2017

This came a day after several blasts rocked the nation capital killing at least 300 people. Loud explosions have been heard as the siege continues, and security forces have been unable to advance fearing more casualties. Eyewitnesses and residents of the area said an explosion has occurred inside the yard of Imam Zaman Mosque and gunfire is ongoing in the area. Interior Ministry spokesperson Najib Danish confirmed the attack on Imam Zaman Mosque and said Police Special Unit were ... (more...)
Ganesh Chaturthi 2017: PM Narendra Modi, Amit Shah extend greetings to nation Ganesh Chaturthi 2017: PM Narendra Modi, Amit Shah extend greetings to nation
- August 25, 2017

Changing the trend of last 14 years, the Khandaan will not be celebrating the festival at their place, Instead the family will go to Arpita Khan's house for the celebrations. Chocolate MODAKS- Who says only kids love chocolate, Lord Ganesha will love too.... Located on the Bull Temple Road in Basavanagudi, Dodda Ganapathi Temple is home to an 18 feet tall Ganesha idol that is 16 feet in width. (more...)
Chinese national arrested over malware connected to OPM, Anthem hacks Chinese national arrested over malware connected to OPM, Anthem hacks
- August 25, 2017

Although the indictment filed against Yu Pingan do not mention the OPM breach, they allege that he and unnamed co-conspirators in China acquired and used "rare" hacking tools, including one called Sakula that was used in the OPM breach , according to the Washington Post . (more...)
White House calls Trump's relationship with Republican lawmakers 'fine' White House calls Trump's relationship with Republican lawmakers 'fine'
- August 25, 2017

Each time, she deflected. "He added, "[Trump] also recently has not demonstrated that he understands the character of this nation". "We're going to continue to push forward and make sure that the wall gets built", she said . However, Sanders said, the ultimate goal is a peaceful settlement between the government of Afghanistan and the Taliban that protects U.S. interest and protects American lives. (more...)
Raikkonen determined he can still win F1 races for Ferrari Raikkonen determined he can still win F1 races for Ferrari
- August 25, 2017

Hamilton and Ferrari driver Vettel is battling for Formula One's Drivers' Championship this season. But Raikkonen's manager Steve Robertson told Turun Sanomat newspaper: "The extension of the contract shows how Ferrari appreciates the vast experience brought by Kimi and the harmony inside the team. (more...)
Raikkonen determined he can still win F1 races for Ferrari Raikkonen determined he can still win F1 races for Ferrari
- August 25, 2017

Hamilton and Ferrari driver Vettel is battling for Formula One's Drivers' Championship this season. But Raikkonen's manager Steve Robertson told Turun Sanomat newspaper: "The extension of the contract shows how Ferrari appreciates the vast experience brought by Kimi and the harmony inside the team. (more...)
Andheri-CST local derails, Harbour line services affected, 5 injured Andheri-CST local derails, Harbour line services affected, 5 injured
- August 25, 2017

The accident has affected traffic on Andheri - Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminal route. The latest derailment follows the two train accidents in the space of a few days in Uttar Pradesh. The train was to be shifted to another track because of the problem. However, all western main lines in the Churchgate-Virar section were unaffected, Bhatkar said. (more...)
Equity Research Analyst's Stock Ratings: Phillips 66 (PSX), Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO) Equity Research Analyst's Stock Ratings: Phillips 66 (PSX), Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO)
- August 25, 2017

It has underperformed by 3.50% the S&P500. Bridge Creek Capital Management LLC's holdings in Cisco Systems were worth $1,889,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. The firm earned "Market Perform" rating on Tuesday, May 9 by BMO Capital Markets. The rating was maintained by Wunderlich on Thursday, August 18 with "Hold". (more...)
Percent of Americans See Trump as Divider, Poll Finds Percent of Americans See Trump as Divider, Poll Finds
- August 25, 2017

The poll comes amid a rocky August for the president, who has faced criticism for his response after a white supremacist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, left one counter-protester dead. The university's poll also found "prejudice against minority groups is a "very serious" problem, 50 percent of voters say, while 31 percent say it is "somewhat serious", a new high for these numbers". (more...)
Hurricane Harvey targets Texas, Louisiana Hurricane Harvey targets Texas, Louisiana
- August 25, 2017

One high-pressure area will be over the Desert Southwest and the other central Gulf of Mexico , Weather Channel meteorologist Jon Erdman said. But it was devastating without formally being called a major hurricane. Harvey's effect would be broad. There also is a tropical storm warning north of of Matagorda to High Island and south of Port Mansfield to the mouth of the Rio Grande. (more...)