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The Netherlands: Eggs contaminated with fipronil The Netherlands: Eggs contaminated with fipronil
- August 03, 2017

Results from remaining farms are expected within days, and until then no eggs, manure or hens can be moved. Dutch officials said Tuesday that about 180 poultry farms had been closed across The Netherlands after fipronil was found in samples taken from eggs, droppings and meat. (more...)
Woman Killed, 5 Young Children Hurt In Solano County Rollover Crash Woman Killed, 5 Young Children Hurt In Solano County Rollover Crash
- August 03, 2017

A child who had been riding in the back seat of the Sorento - apparently not properly restrained - was taken to Rady Children's Hospital for treatment of major injuries, and a front-seat passenger in that auto was transported with a broken leg, the CHP reported. (more...)
Indians place All-Star Andrew Miller on disabled list Indians place All-Star Andrew Miller on disabled list
- August 03, 2017

The hope is that it can be managed, and Miller was willing to try that, but it appears shelving him for a period is better. The Indians announced prior to Wednesday's game against the Boston Red Sox that Miller had been moved to the disabled list. (more...)
Vuyani Jarana Is The New CEO Of 'Broke' South African Airways Vuyani Jarana Is The New CEO Of 'Broke' South African Airways
- August 03, 2017

Last month, the airline received another bailout , of about R2.3-billion, with no stringent conditions attached. "We believe he will be key in turning around SAA" given how he improved the performance of the Vodacom Business Africa unit, Gigaba said in Thursday's statement. (more...)
Mdp prova a ricucire con Pisapia dopo l'abbraccio Mdp prova a ricucire con Pisapia dopo l'abbraccio "proibito"
- August 03, 2017

Si assiste inoltre alle recriminazioni di chi a sinistra ritiene scandaloso ed inopportuno l'abbraccio alla festa dell'Unità di Milano avvenuto tra Maria Elena Boschi e Giuliano Pisapia . "Stiamo cercando di costruire una squadra intorno a Pisapia che non può essere fatta solo da un gruppo di amici ma deve rappresentare delle realtà che si riconoscono in questo soggetto politico". (more...)
Peter & The Test Tube Babies singer deported for mocking Trump Peter & The Test Tube Babies singer deported for mocking Trump
- August 03, 2017

Customs had a photo of the singer in full Trump attire ready for him as he landed. Peter Bywaters , the frontman for the English punk-rock group, was apparently en route to California's Punk Invasion festival on Saturday to perform with the band. (more...)
Wyndham Worldwide Corp (WYN) Stake Increased by Pillar Pacific Capital Management LLC Wyndham Worldwide Corp (WYN) Stake Increased by Pillar Pacific Capital Management LLC
- August 03, 2017

Boston Advisors LLC increased its position in Wyndham Worldwide Corp by 256.9% in the second quarter. At present, 1 analysts call it Sell, while 6 think it is Hold. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Assetmark Inc. raised its stake in shares of Wyndham Worldwide Corp by 0.4% in the first quarter. Creative Planning now owns 6,182 shares of the company's stock worth $621,000 after buying an additional 42 shares during the period. (more...)
San Francisco's Anchor Beer to be acquired by Japanese Sapporo Brewery San Francisco's Anchor Beer to be acquired by Japanese Sapporo Brewery
- August 03, 2017

The acquisition of Anchor Steam Brewing will help Sapporo - which makes the macrobrew of the same name - expand its footprint and distribution in the hop-loving U.S. Anchor Brewing was established in 1896, and now has annual sales of around $33 million, according to the press release issued by Sapporo. The deal will help Sapporo expand its holdings outside of Japan, but it's also an indication of where craft beer is at in America. (more...)
Unbelted Rider in the Back Could Kill Someone in the Front Unbelted Rider in the Back Could Kill Someone in the Front
- August 03, 2017

IIHS released dramatic video on Wednesday showing what happens during a crash of a vehicle going just 35 miles per hour. Another video shows the difference between two back seat passengers - one wearing a seat belt, the other not - in a vehicle crash. (more...)
Kenyan election official was tortured, strangled to death Kenyan election official was tortured, strangled to death
- August 03, 2017

Msando died alongside a woman who has since been identified as 21-year-old Kenya Medical Training College, Karen Campus student Carol Ngumbu (She is also being referred by a section of the media as Maryanne). The investigation is still ongoing, government spokesperson Eric Kiraithe confirmed, dismissing earlier reports that three suspects had been arrested. (more...)
Hearing delayed for man charged in IN officer's slaying Hearing delayed for man charged in IN officer's slaying
- August 03, 2017

Jason Brown, 28, remains hospitalized after being shot in the cheek, clavicle and arm. The affidavit states that Brown opened fire on Allan, who suffered 11 gunshot wounds, including one to his heart. His funeral is scheduled for Saturday at Bankers Life Fieldhouse in downtown Indianapolis . Police say Allan was approaching Brown's vehicle to help when Brown allegedly shot him. (more...)
Russia ties at all-time and 'very dangerous low'
- August 03, 2017

President Donald Trump has bowed to resistance from both parties to his push for warmer ties with Moscow and grudgingly signed a bill that imposes new sanctions on Russian Federation. The breakdown in any sense of comity between Washington and Moscow follows Trump's high-profile meeting with President Vladimir Putin on the sidelines of the G-20 summit in Germany last month. (more...)
Waqar and Wasim to work together for Multan Sultans Waqar and Wasim to work together for Multan Sultans
- August 03, 2017

The official signing of the agreement is expected to take place sometime in the third week of August in Karachi. Akram spent two contrasting seasons with United, including winning the championship during the inaugural tournament in 2015. Despite this the two often had a tense relationship even though they worked with each other on several occasions and took 559 wickets between them in the 61 Tests they played together. (more...)
China blames USA for North Korean missile crisis China blames USA for North Korean missile crisis
- August 03, 2017

Haley said in a statement that any new UN Security Council resolution "that does not significantly increase the worldwide pressure on North Korea is of no value". Strategic Sentinel said close analysis of the map appeared to show the splash-down point of the missile just off Okushiri Island located west of Hokkaido, Japan. (more...)
Kushner Companies subpoenaed over use of visa program Kushner Companies subpoenaed over use of visa program
- August 03, 2017

While Kushner claims he resigned from his business and sold his personal stake in numerous company's developments to family members, he still owns a portion of Trump Bay Street, a Jersey City property which utilized the visa program to court investors. (more...)
United States sanctions are 'trade war' on Russia، says PM Medvedev United States sanctions are 'trade war' on Russia، says PM Medvedev
- August 03, 2017

Prime Minister Dmitri Medvedev took to Facebook late Wednesday to say Trump's signing of the bill "ends hopes for improving our relations with the new USA administration". conducted a Cold War that almost turned hot on a couple of occasions. He says the bill's signing marks a unsafe new low in ties between the two nuclear powers . (more...)
India's first private missile production facility unveiled India's first private missile production facility unveiled
- August 03, 2017

Israeli arms manufacturer Rafael Advanced Defense Systems announced on Thursday that it had opened a missile manufacturing plant in India, together with its Indian partner, Kalyani Strategic Systems. Telangana Industries and IT Minister K.T. Rama Rao, said that more than 30,000 researchers and scientists and 1,000 MSME units in and around the city were working in the areas of defence systems. (more...)
Crews locate body of missing woman at Grand Canyon Crews locate body of missing woman at Grand Canyon
- August 03, 2017

Officials say that Beadle, a mother of five, is an experienced backpacker who had hiked the Grand Canyon previously, in 2002. Davis says the circumstances of how Beadle and the children separated are under investigation. Sarah Beadle, 38, made reservations to stay at the Bright Angel Campground on Tuesday, but didn't arrive, officials said. Officials with the Grand Canyon National Park Service say the body was found on Wednesday afternoon near the Black Bridge at the bottom of the Grand ... (more...)
Calvary Chapel Christian School makes controversial hire with Dave Bliss Calvary Chapel Christian School makes controversial hire with Dave Bliss
- August 03, 2017

He was ultimately punished with a 10-year show-cause notice for committing a major rules violation. Bliss resigned in April after two seasons coaching at Southwestern Christian, an NAIA school in Bethany, Oklahoma . To hire him to not only coach a basketball team but to head an athletic department is unconscionable. "There's a great documentary he's put out there on his testimony, and that is the one thing everybody needs to see right now", September Wilson, a coach and teacher at the ... (more...)
John Kelly begins as new chief of staff amid White House turmoil John Kelly begins as new chief of staff amid White House turmoil
- August 03, 2017

NBC national correspondent Peter Alexander reports for TODAY . Priebus' ally from the RNC, Press Secretary Sean Spicer, resigned after Scaramucci was hired. "I hope that Gen. Kelly will absolutely, forcefully clean the place up", Corker said. The tweets, sent as Trump was returning to Washington on Air Force One with Priebus from a speech in NY, caught Capitol Hill and others off-guard even though Priebus' stature within the administration has been in sharp decline for some time. (more...)
Father of robotics team member killed in Herat attack
- August 03, 2017

According to the team's coach, Fatemah Qaderyan's father succumbed to injuries he obtained during the attack. With only days to spare, enough worldwide censure prompted intervention at a higher level and the six arrived in the U.S. The six girls are all from Herat in western Afghanistan , close to the Iranian border. "She is going through a very hard time ", Mehrban told Al Jazeera. (more...)
AG Mills joins lawsuit to challenge EPA over smog rules AG Mills joins lawsuit to challenge EPA over smog rules
- August 03, 2017

As Oklahoma attorney general, Pruitt sued the EPA more than a dozen times over its rules related to carbon emissions and other pollution controls. "We do not believe in regulation through litigation, and we take deadlines seriously". "Thanks to the leadership and vigilance of our New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman and his counterparts from other states, EPA political leaders were forced to reverse a troubling decision to halt implementation of health-based protections that reduce ... (more...)
Donald Trump: Refugees Are 'Bad' & Won't Work for 'Local Milk People' Donald Trump: Refugees Are 'Bad' & Won't Work for 'Local Milk People'
- August 03, 2017

The U.S. agreed under President Barack Obama to accept refugees from Australia who are now detained off Australia's mainland on Nauru and Manus islands because the country requires detention of people who show up via boat seeking asylum, which led Trump to ask why they "discriminate against boats". (more...)
BJP delegation asks EC to remove 'NOTA' during RS polls BJP delegation asks EC to remove 'NOTA' during RS polls
- August 03, 2017

Keeping this number game in mind, the Congress urged the apex court to put a hold on NOTA - strategy that could be used to ensure Ahmed Patel's victory, especially, in a situation, when six of its MLAs have already resigned. If a voter (MLA) defies the party directive and casts the ballot for someone else or uses the NOTA option, he can not be disqualified as a legislator but the party is free to take disciplinary action, including expulsion. (more...)
Sredojevic gets second bite at Orlando Pirates coaching job Sredojevic gets second bite at Orlando Pirates coaching job
- August 03, 2017

With the new PSL season only a couple of weeks away, the Buccaneers are set to bring a new coach, following the resignation of Kjell Jonevret on Wednesday. That project has since been closed last Saturday with Uganda but, when that one closed, I got a call that was very hard to resist. "Unfortunately it didn't work out as planned. (more...)