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Russian Federation suspends United States embassy use of diplomatic properties in Moscow Russian Federation suspends United States embassy use of diplomatic properties in Moscow
- July 28, 2017

Russia's Foreign Ministry on Friday ordered a reduction in the number of USA diplomats in Russian Federation and said it was closing down a US recreation retreat in response to fresh sanctions against Russian Federation. That warning reflected rising frustration in Moscow over the Trump administration's refusal to hand back two Russian diplomatic compounds which were seized at the same time as the diplomats were sent home. (more...)
Gulnara Karimova, Uzbekistan ex-leader's daughter, 'detained — BBCI Gulnara Karimova, Uzbekistan ex-leader's daughter, 'detained — BBCI
- July 28, 2017

In Uzbekistan arrested the eldest daughter of the former President of the country Islam Karimov - Gulnara. Earlier on Friday Uzbek Prosecutor General's Office charged and arrested Karimova under several articles of the Criminal code. "Operational and investigative actions now continue to determine other assets of the organized criminal group and return them to Uzbekistan ", the report said. (more...)
Summer heat with low rain chances through Friday — FIRST ALERT FORECAST Summer heat with low rain chances through Friday — FIRST ALERT FORECAST
- July 28, 2017

Light southeast wind becoming south southeast 5 to 10 miles per hour in the morning. Today's high is expected to reach 89 under increasingly cloudy skies, with a 20 percent chance of rain after 2p.m. Sunday night , clear, with a low around 58. Monday: Sunny, warm. High: Mid-upper 80s. There's also the chance for a lingering shower into Saturday morning, but we're expecting some sun in the afternoon. (more...)
Switzerland's UBS sees 2nd-quarter profit rise 14 percent Switzerland's UBS sees 2nd-quarter profit rise 14 percent
- July 28, 2017

For the second quarter, net profit attributable to shareholders climbed 14 percent to 1.174 billion Swiss francs from 1.034 billion francs past year. "We are highly concentrated of course in the FX (foreign exchange), we are one of the leaders in the FX business and volatility levels on all major currencies has been extremely low so we are suffering on that side", UBS Chief Executive, Sergio Ermotti, told CNBC on Friday. (more...)
Bill Skarsgard Will Terrify You as Pennywise in New 'It' Trailer! Bill Skarsgard Will Terrify You as Pennywise in New 'It' Trailer!
- July 28, 2017

The plot of the horror film follows a group of outcast pre-teen children who have banded together, forming a club called " The Loser's Club ". When he looks inside to retrieve the homemade toy, he sees shape-shifting Pennywise the Dancing Clown ( Bill Skarsgård ) for the first time. (more...)
Javier Hernandez impressed by ambition at West Ham United Javier Hernandez impressed by ambition at West Ham United
- July 28, 2017

Hernandez also reveals he had other options before joining West Ham. Hernandez is quoted as saying by Metro : "I think I will be a little bit more excited than my team-mates to be back at Old Trafford". If the West Ham man does move to Newcastle he would have to compete with Rob Elliot for a place in the starting XI but that looks to be a better situation for the Spaniard especially with the extra Premier League experience he would bring potentially giving him an edge. (more...)
48 injured in Barcelona train accident 48 injured in Barcelona train accident
- July 28, 2017

De la Serna said the train had passed its most recent inspection on July 18. The cause of the accident is under investigation. Five people received serious injuries, including the train driver. Radio Cadena Ser said streets around the station were closed to facilitate the emergency services. "We were able to attend to the injured very quickly", he said. (more...)
Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif disqualified by court Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif disqualified by court
- July 28, 2017

In October 2016, Pakistani daily Dawn had reported of a rift in the military and Sharif government. The allegations stem from the Panama Papers leak previous year, and center on the lavish lifestyles and luxury London property portfolio of the Sharif dynasty. (more...)
Scaramucci says senior Trump leaders take leak crackdown seriously Scaramucci says senior Trump leaders take leak crackdown seriously
- July 28, 2017

The interview naturally sent the internet into a DEFCON 1 meltdown, as Twitter eagerly awaited The Mooch's response. Appointed on 21 July by Donald Trump to reform the presidential communication, Anthony Scaramucci , a financier of Wall Street, had been promised a new broom in a White House undermined by the struggles between clans, and leaded by a poisonous climate. (more...)
Kim Jong-nam murder trial set for October Kim Jong-nam murder trial set for October
- July 28, 2017

They were handcuffed as they were led to the dock. Aisyah's lawyer claims she was recruited by a North Korean man, called James, to appear in a series of prank videos at the Kuala Lumpur airport, usually involving rubbing oil or pepper sauce into people's faces. (more...)
1 killed, several hurt in Hamburg market knife attack 1 killed, several hurt in Hamburg market knife attack
- July 28, 2017

A man armed with a knife has fatally stabbed one person at a supermarket in the German city of Hamburg and wounded four others as he fled. "A person died. No terrorist organization has claimed responsibility for the fatal stabbing, but the low death toll is leading authorities to believe that this is not a terrorist attack. (more...)
Ferrari driver wrecks $288000 supercar just an hour after he bought it Ferrari driver wrecks $288000 supercar just an hour after he bought it
- July 28, 2017

Their Twitter post about the crash states that the vehicle "Lost control, went airborne & burst into flames". "Road conditions were wet at the time and as officers arrived on scene it became clear there was a vehicle well alight". "It was a Ferrari", the devastated driver said with "a hint of damaged pride", according to the police. The lucky driver told police, "I've only just got it, picked it up an hour ago". (more...)
Judiciary member warns president on special counsel, attorney general Judiciary member warns president on special counsel, attorney general
- July 28, 2017

Graham said his bill, which he will introduce next week, will block a president from firing the special counsel without a federal judge's approval if that counsel is investigating the president or his administration, according to The Wall Street Journal . (more...)
Hundreds of MS-13 members arrested in El Salvador
- July 28, 2017

Attorney General Jeff Sessions will travel to El Salvador Thursday to coordinate an worldwide law enforcement effort to thwart organized crime syndicates brutalizing Central America and the US border, including MS-13. Mara Salvatrucha has a presence across Central America and in the U.S.as well. Trump will highlight work done by his administration to address the problem and ask the U.S. (more...)
Brexit transition could last until 2022: United Kingdom finance minister Brexit transition could last until 2022: United Kingdom finance minister
- July 28, 2017

A key factor in all this is what the European Union will allow as it dictates the pace of talks. "When we leave, that, by definition, ends", Lewis said. I can not beyond that speculate on any timetable because that will depend on the pace of the progress being made". "The more they drag on, the less time is left for (the) second phase and special relationship they want", the second official said. (more...)
Trump awards Medal of Valor to congressional baseball shooting police Trump awards Medal of Valor to congressional baseball shooting police
- July 28, 2017

Rep. Steve Scalise , who was critically wounded in the shooting , was discharged from a hospital this week. "The assault on June 14 reminded us that evil exists in this world, but it also reminded us that heroes walk in our midst, that love triumphs over tragedy, and that our resolve is stronger than ever", said President Trump . (more...)
Rays get Duda from Mets for prospect Rays get Duda from Mets for prospect
- July 28, 2017

And now, it begins. The Yankees made a push for Duda on Thursday, according to a source . He's pitching to a 1.60 ERA and 0.91 WHIP in 31 minor league appearances this season. Talent evaluators, however, are not. Duda would help fill the gap left when outfielder Colby Rasmus took a leave of absence from the Rays this month. (more...)
Cop Checks on Car After Accident, Gets Murdered Cop Checks on Car After Accident, Gets Murdered
- July 28, 2017

Kendale Adams of the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department at a press conference, according to the Associated Press . "You show up to a vehicle accident and I don't want to say we let our guard down, but that's not what we are looking for", Southport Police Chief Thomas Vaughn said, according to WISH . (more...)
Trump Attacks Sessions, Accuses Ukraine Of 'Sabotage' Trump Attacks Sessions, Accuses Ukraine Of 'Sabotage'
- July 28, 2017

Time will tell". Trump's views on his attorney general have soured in the months since Sessions decided it was best to recuse himself from any investigations involving the Trump campaign, which he was closely associated with. In a tweet on Monday, the president described Sessions as "our beleaguered A.G". Kiev's embassy in Washington refuted that claim , saying it didn't help "any candidate" in the election. (more...)
Pakistan Muslim League- Nawaz workers protest against Nawaz Sharif's disqualification Pakistan Muslim League- Nawaz workers protest against Nawaz Sharif's disqualification
- July 28, 2017

The Pakistan supreme court also ordered a case be filed against Sharif. The apex court asked the Election Commission to denotify Nawaz Sharif . Railways Minister Khawaja Saad Rafiq had earlier tweeted that "This is not accountability, it is revenge". (more...)
Larry David and Bernie Sanders just found out they're actually related Larry David and Bernie Sanders just found out they're actually related
- July 28, 2017

I think I'm able to recognize that". David was in rare form, shooting back at numerous questions asked of him with his typical brand of humor. There's no word yet on when Larry David's Finding Your Roots episode about Bernie Sanders will air, but his series Curb Your Enthusiasm is returning for its ninth season after six years off the air on October 1, and David confirmed it will have guest stars including Bryan Cranston , Jimmy Kimmel , and Judge Judy . (more...)
Police departments to host National Night Out events August 1 Police departments to host National Night Out events August 1
- July 28, 2017

National Night Out has been celebrated across North America on the first Tuesday of August since 1983. There will be free ice cream, numerous law enforcement displays and vehicles, information booths and other surprises and games for the kids. (more...)
Metal Detectors Removed from Controversial Holy Site in Jerusalem Metal Detectors Removed from Controversial Holy Site in Jerusalem
- July 28, 2017

The devices were installed after Arab gunmen killed two Israeli policemen at the compound almost two weeks ago. Have you read Trendiee Today? Israel, for its part, has refused to remove the detectors, claiming the security measures are similar to procedures taken at other holy sites around the world. (more...)
Scaramucci names Priebus in now-deleted tweet about leaks Scaramucci names Priebus in now-deleted tweet about leaks
- July 28, 2017

He also addressed tagging Preibus in his now-deleted tweet about leaking, saying, "If Reince wants to explain that he's not a leaker, let him do that". "I can tell you two fish that don't stink, and that's me and the president". It was released after a public records request by a Politico reporter. (more...)
Trump on Long Island Today at Suffolk College Trump on Long Island Today at Suffolk College
- July 28, 2017

There are now only 5,000 officers serving the entire country . In making the fight against MS-13 a priority, Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Thursday was in El Salvador, meeting with his counterpart to organize an attack on the gang in its home base. (more...)