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Southeast Asian states meet to stop Islamist threat Southeast Asian states meet to stop Islamist threat
- July 30, 2017

Indonesia's top security minister, Wiranto, said at a news conference that the six countries agreed to establish the Foreign Terrorist Fighters Forum to strengthen information sharing and cooperation between law enforcement and intelligence services. (more...)
Railways likely to not provide blankets in AC coaches Railways likely to not provide blankets in AC coaches
- July 30, 2017

Sources from the railways added that it would be more cost-effective if the blankets are removed as it takes Rs 55 to clean the bedroll while passengers are charged Rs 22 for its usage. Also, there was the lack of quality control for the washing. The recent report of the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) which was tabled in the Parliament picked on the railways on various issues on cleanliness and hygiene. (more...)
Sentence upheld for soldier who killed Palestinian Sentence upheld for soldier who killed Palestinian
- July 30, 2017

Mr Netanyahu has said he would support any decision to pardon the soldier. An IDF Appeals Court today, Sunday afternoon, 7 Av, is expected to announce its verdict in the appeal filed on behalf of former IDF soldier Sgt. Defence lawyers had suggested that, should their appeals fail, they could take the case to the Supreme Court or ask the president, Reuven Rivlin, to pardon Azaria. (more...)
Trump names John Kelly as new chief of staff, replacing Reince Priebus Trump names John Kelly as new chief of staff, replacing Reince Priebus
- July 30, 2017

ABOVE VIDEO:President Trump late Friday replaced his embattled chief of staff Reince Priebus with Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly , the decorated retired general who had been leading his administration's charge on immigration enforcement. (more...)
More White House drama as Trump replaces Reince Priebus More White House drama as Trump replaces Reince Priebus
- July 30, 2017

But that said , we have a sacred mission to protect the country and I'm proud of these people, and we'll protect them". I've seen it now for a year and a half on this wild ride with the president that I loved being a part of. "I think it's healthy and I support him in it". " Reince Priebus is a good friend". He added that Scaramucci's comments didn't honour the president. (more...)
Kenosha Native Reince Priebus no longer White House Chief of Staff Kenosha Native Reince Priebus no longer White House Chief of Staff
- July 30, 2017

He led the Southern Command, where he oversaw USA military operations in South and Central America, including the southern border, and he formed a tough immigration stance. Priebus's vehicle then left the presidential motorcade. The president eventually emerged, umbrella in hand, and delivered a brief statement on the runway as driving rain poured. (more...)
Formula One: Ricciardo dominates Hungarian practice Formula One: Ricciardo dominates Hungarian practice
- July 30, 2017

Ricciardo's time of 1 minute 18.455 seconds - just 0.019 seconds off the all-time lap record - underlined how comfortable he was in his auto. "Because I am at the tail end of that pack I need to force my way through". " It will be an interesting race and I'm actually quite confident for tomorrow ". Pascal Wehrlein also met with the barriers in the second session, the Sauber driver destroying the left-hand side of his auto, and Ferrari-backed rookie Antonio Giovinazzi smashed ... (more...)
Removing Temple Mount security hard but necessary choice, PM says Removing Temple Mount security hard but necessary choice, PM says
- July 30, 2017

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Sunday defended his decision to remove controversial security measures at the Temple Mount, saying it was not an easy choice and vowing to push ahead with a plan to boost other security measures at the sensitive holy site. (more...)
Reince Priebus out as White House Chief of Staff Reince Priebus out as White House Chief of Staff
- July 30, 2017

An ongoing public fighting between Scaramucci and Priebus had dominated the headlines in recent days. Priebus, the former Republican National Committee chair, has managed to hang on despite months of criticism on the job. As The Daily Show's Matt Negrin points out, the transcript the Office of the Press Secretary released on these remarks altered what Scaramucci said on the distance of these putts. (more...)
Former Jersey Shore mayor's son, daughter-in-law jump to their deaths in NYC Former Jersey Shore mayor's son, daughter-in-law jump to their deaths in NYC
- July 30, 2017

The man had a typed note in his pocket that began with " WE HAD A WONDERFUL LIFE . Patricia and I had everything in life ... we can not live with the financial reality ". Define financial reality? Define mental illness ? The note was titled " We had a wonderful life ". Public records showed that Glenn owed about $213,000 to the federal government and almost $42,000 to the state in unpaid taxes dating back to 2003. (more...)
How to watch Barcelona vs. Real Madrid online
- July 30, 2017

Barcelona are set to return to Spain following Saturday's Clasico in Miami. Los Blancos were counter-attacking dangerously and it was left to Modric who squared for the Spaniard who took full advantage of Jordi Alba missing the ball to rifle past a horribly exposed Cillessen . (more...)
No retreat on demands to Qatar: Boycotting Arab nations No retreat on demands to Qatar: Boycotting Arab nations
- July 30, 2017

These four Arab countries have engaged in a diplomatic boycott against Qatar since May, when they announced suspension of diplomatic bilateral relations and the dismissal of Qatari missions from their territories', in addition to the closure of ground, naval and aerial borders. (more...)
Donald Trump vows he won't let China 'do nothing' on North Korea Donald Trump vows he won't let China 'do nothing' on North Korea
- July 30, 2017

In messages on Twitter, he wrote: " Our foolish past leaders have allowed them to make hundreds of billions of dollars a year in trade, yet ". The US military will also roll out "strategic assets" to the South following the North's missile test late Friday, according to South Korean defense minister Song Young-Moo. (more...)
Typhoon Nesat makes landfall in China, thousands evacuated Typhoon Nesat makes landfall in China, thousands evacuated
- July 30, 2017

The powerful tropical rainstorm that descended on the island Saturday and was approaching parts of mainland China Sunday morning is expected to pound the region for two days, according to the forecast by the Central Weather Bureau. Howling winds toppled motor scooters and hit people with flying glass, the Central Emergency Operations Centre said. Nesat caused the cancellation of 145 global flights and cut power to almost half a million households. (more...)
Some rides reopening at OH fair after death Some rides reopening at OH fair after death
- July 30, 2017

More than half of the fair's rides remained closed. COLUMBUS, OHIO-A tragedy at the Ohio State Fair Wednesday night that left one man dead and five critically injured has sent shockwaves across the amusement industry. Two thrill rides scheduled to appear at the Greater Gulf State Fair have been pulled from the lineup, due to safety concerns following a ride malfunction in OH that killed a rider. (more...)
U.S. successfully tests missile-defense system over the Pacific Ocean U.S. successfully tests missile-defense system over the Pacific Ocean
- July 30, 2017

The weapon was sacked by a U.S. Air Force plane over the Pacific Ocean and intercepted by the system located in Alaska, according to an MDA release. Parts of the THAAD system were deployed in South Korea to counter a growing threat from North Korean missiles. (more...)
Third Man Wanted Over Double Rape Third Man Wanted Over Double Rape
- July 30, 2017

Police in Birmingham have confirmed that two men have been arrested in connection with the rape of a 14-yr-old girl who was raped twice in the same night. After walking away from the first incident, she was again raped by a man after she flagged down his vehicle for help. 'I would once again like to thank the public and the media for their help in sharing this appeal. (more...)
Lane Kiffin Responds to Article Comparing Donald Trump, USC Firings Lane Kiffin Responds to Article Comparing Donald Trump, USC Firings
- July 30, 2017

Trump made the comment to reporters after he tweeted the news that Priebus' successor as chief of staff is the secretary of homeland security, John Kelly. "True to form, my wife Karen said, 'Well, if the Kelly family is nothing else, we're a family of service to the nation". In his own statement about the news, Kelly simply said he was honored to serve . (more...)
Dysfunctional Penis guiding Trump's White House Dysfunctional Penis guiding Trump's White House
- July 30, 2017

President Donald Trump announced the staff shakeup in a Friday tweet. The sanctions bill-which also includes measures targeting North Korea and Iran-is created to restrict Trump's ability to lift punitive measures on Moscow. But Mr Priebus's ability to earn Mr Trump's trust and confidence ultimately outweighed any political concerns. Kelly was not involved in the 2016 campaign and didn't support any of the candidates. (more...)
Mitch McConnell on Trumpcare: 'It Is Time to Move On' Mitch McConnell on Trumpcare: 'It Is Time to Move On'
- July 30, 2017

With all 48 Democrats opposing the "skinny repeal " of Obamacare , the Republicans could not afford to have more than two of their senators dissent. We call upon the president to release the funds, the cost savings reductions that are essential to having the law be effective", Pelosi said. McCain said he voted against the legislation because "while the amendment would have repealed some of Obamacare's most burdensome regulations, it offered no replacement to actually reform our ... (more...)
Clouds, break for sun this afternoon, brisk & cool; Mostly sunny, pleasant Sunday Clouds, break for sun this afternoon, brisk & cool; Mostly sunny, pleasant Sunday
- July 30, 2017

An upper level trough will set up across the Great Lakes that will induce a couple of ripples of low pressure to roll along the front. The next several days dry out with lower humidity values. Tonight: Clear skies and comfy temperatures. For the last one in July, it will be very comfortable thanks to mild temperatures and low dew points. (more...)
Russia Retaliates Over Sanctions And Orders US Diplomats To Leave Russia Retaliates Over Sanctions And Orders US Diplomats To Leave
- July 30, 2017

Trump has yet to sign the bill or say what action he will take on the legislation. White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders said Mr Trump would sign the bill, but only after having negotiated "critical elements" of it. Lavrov and Tillerson "agreed to maintain contact on a range of bilateral issues", the Russian Foreign Ministry said in statement . Lavrov told Tillerson that Moscow's decision to cut US diplomatic staff in Russian Federation was prompted by "a number of Washington's ... (more...)
Trump will sign Russian Federation sanctions bill, White House says Trump will sign Russian Federation sanctions bill, White House says
- July 30, 2017

Washington vowed Saturday it would it "work closely with our friends and Allies" after United States lawmakers passed sanctions on Russian Federation that upset some European nations fearful that it could hit their businesses. And he's blasted as a "witch hunt" investigations into the extent of Russia's interference and whether the Trump campaign colluded with Moscow. The new package of sanctions aims to hit Mr Putin and his inner circle by targeting alleged corrupt officials, human rights ... (more...)
Venezuelan attorney general warns of totalitarianism ahead of sunday vote Venezuelan attorney general warns of totalitarianism ahead of sunday vote
- July 30, 2017

On Tuesday, Ortega Diaz said that the country's authorities had violated the constitution amid ongoing political crisis and street protests and called the country's Supreme Court one of the main usurpers of power. Its people are suffering the effects of triple-digit inflation, critical shortages of food and medicine, and one of the world's highest crime rates. He didn't say whether the USA would sanction Venezuelan oil imports, a measure with the potential to undermine Maduro but cause an even ... (more...)
GST not merely tax, promotes honesty, social reform: PM Modi GST not merely tax, promotes honesty, social reform: PM Modi
- July 30, 2017

It ushers in a new culture, says the PM. The prime minister also said that the weather prediction by the Metereological Department nowadays is nearly flawless and hence people should develop the habit of carrying out their tasks according to the predictions, so as to avoid losses. (more...)