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British Security Researcher Hutchins Set for Release on Bail Today

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Hutchins is scheduled to appear Tuesday morning in federal court in Milwaukee on six charges, including conspiracy to commit computer fraud in 2014 and 2015. Hutchins faces six counts, including conspiracy to commit computer fraud in 2014 and 2015. "They are essentially saying 'don't cooperate with us, because if you do you are going to attract our attention and we'll, potentially, going to throw you in jail.' I just don't understand why they are doing this", said Tor Ekeland, the managing ... Read More »

Melania Trump Will Attend President's Briefing on Opioid Crisis

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A White House official said Tuesday that the briefing with Price and Baum will provide the President with "an update on the opioid crisis" as the White House works to complete its review of an interim report his Commission on Combating Drug Addiction and the Opioid Crisis . Read More »

Chantek, the Orangutan Who Used Sign Language, Dies at 39

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A male orangutan housed at Atlanta Zoo , who was among the first apes to learn sign language, as well as being able to clean his room and remember the way to his favourite fast-food restaurant, has died at the age of 39. Chantek was one of the few primates who used American Sign Language to communicate, according to the BBC . But she was ashamed to communicate with people she did not know. Read More »

Cynthia Nixon has considered a career in politics

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After discussing the film the hosts brought up the rumors of her running, and just like any professional politician, when asked if she was ready to announce her campaign she avoided answering the question. News of Nixon's possible political future might seem out of nowhere, but she has been politically active in NY for years. A long-time public education activist, Nixon, as she has been in the past, was critical of Cuomo's handling of school aid for high-need districts, saying NY ranks 49th, ... Read More »

Banco Santander SA (BNC) Announces Dividend of €0.06

The stock now has an average rating of Buy and a consensus price target of €6.46 ($7.60). Banco Santander, ( NYSE SAN ) traded up 0.219% during midday trading on Wednesday, reaching $6.875. Geneva Advisors LLC raised its position in Banco Santander, by 12.2% in the second quarter. William Blair Investment Management, LLC owns 1,830,077 shares with a value of $46,502,000. Read More »

Trump uses Twitter to promote leaked intelligence on North Korea

US President Donald Trump has praised other nations for addressing North Korea's missile program, days after the UN Security Council imposed new sanctions on Pyongyang over two intercontinental ballistic missile tests in July. Pressed on whether this was a leak, Ms Haley said: "It's one of these things I don't know what's going on. And if that's in the newspaper that's a shame", Haley said. Read More »

Number of Powerful China Quake Victims Rises to 88

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The shaking occurred at exactly 9:20 p.m. The Sichuan government has said five people had been killed and more than 60 were injured, 30 of them seriously. Yu Qian, a local taxation bureau official, said she felt a strong tremor in her home on the fifth floor of her building and she and her two children had rushed outside. Read More »

Daycare where child died had transport violation last month

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The young boy was found Monday night in a parked van outside the day care center. At about 8:30 p.m. Monday, Orlando police received a call about child neglect at Little Miracles Academy, police said, and responding officers found 3-year-old Myles Hill unresponsive inside a vehicle in the lot. Read More »

Germany Welcomes Turkey's OK for Lawmakers to Visit Troops

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Turkey on July 14 refused to give permission to seven German lawmakers who were planning to visit German soldiers stationed at a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation base in the central Turkish province of Konya, after Germany did not allow Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan to address Turkish expats when he visited Hamburg for the G20 summit. Read More »

Both lottery jackpot games are over $300 million

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Tuesday night's jackpot is not a record-breaker, but it's a massive amount of money that will make life a whole lot easier. There are millions of dollars on the line in two nationwide lottery drawings this week. Pennsylvania's largest Mega Millions jackpot was an $86.7 million cash-value prize claimed by a Pittsburgh couple in 2014. Federal taxes of approximately 25 percent will be deducted, leaving the victor with $162,075,000. Read More »

Singapore delivers relief goods for Marawi evacuees

Singapore-based Channel News Asia reported on August 1 that Philippine Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana has agreed in principle to the offer. "Both officials, however, expressed their appreciation for the reported desire of the U.S.to help the Philippines fight Daesh/ISIS-inspired terrorists groups locally", the DND added. Read More »

Lancaster road-rage suspect caught on video, police say

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As of Tuesday morning, the video has been viewed more than one million times. It was when police asked if she was able to read the license place of the auto that she spotted the driver holding his weapon in the air. The driver was aggressively braking and seemingly trying to cause an accident. "That was what made me pick up my phone and start recording". "I'm happy that people shared the picture and I hope somebody knows who he is", Best said. Read More »

At ASEAN, Tillerson Presses Counterparts on North Korea

The UN Security Council voted on Saturday to impose fresh sanctions . "Neither shall we flinch even an inch from the road to bolstering up the nuclear forces chosen by ourselves, unless the hostile policy and nuclear threat of the USA against the D.P.R.K. Read More »

US Secretary Of State Tillerson Arrives In Bangkok For Thailand Visit

America's top diplomat will press Thailand to crack down on North Korean firms that open fronts in Bangkok and use the capital as a trading hub, said acting US Assistant Secretary of State for East Asian Affairs Susan Thornton. Tillerson, speaking on the sidelines of a regional security meeting in Manila, said the execution and implementation of new United Nations sanctions would be carefully watched and the resolution sends a strong message that North Korea needs to understand what the ... Read More »

Danny Tarkanian Will Run Against Dean Heller in 2018

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Heller, a "moderate" Republican who was already facing a tough reelection fight next year in increasingly blue Nevada, has badly damaged his standing with an incoherent health-care strategy. Trump, sitting next to Heller, Trump remarked "He wants to remain a senator, doesn't he?" as Heller grinned. "This was the one we were anxious about", Trump said, motioning to Heller who was seated immediately to the president's right. Read More »

Oil price near 9-week high on USA jobs data

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However, Barclays believe the rally was overdone and that the usual seasonal demand drop will undermine prices, says CNBC . "Fundamentals remain shaky this quarter, therefore any rally that occurs before more substantive inventory draws would be short-lived". Read More »

Woman Sentenced to Die for Locking Cousin in Box

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In addition to the death sentence for murder, Sammantha was also sentenced to an additional 76 years for other charges, but was given credit for 2,000 days she's already spent in custody, AZ Central reported . Jurors were told she was forced to eat dog faeces and walk barefoot on the pavement in 114F degree heat. The couple originally claimed the girl hid in the box during a game of hide-and-seek and that she suffocated accidentally. Read More »

Jumping goat has fun atop Oklahoma police officer's vehicle

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A goat in Oklahoma didn't want to get off an officer's police vehicle after the officer responded to a report about a loose pony. A woman picked up the animal and placed it on the ground. But as soon as the officer begins walking to the auto and get in, Vivica pops back up on the hood and her owner screams her name. 'I'll pull off as soon as you get him off, ' said the cop as the video comes to an end. Read More »

Unsealed court documents reveal man's explicit in-flight texts about drugging, raping children

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The passenger alleged that Kellar was talking about molesting young children. Police alerted authorities in Seattle who tracked down Burnworth at a neighbor's home where she was house-sitting. Michael Kellar , 56, of Tacoma, was arrested on suspicion of soliciting child sex acts after he was seen texting illicit messages while on a San Jose-bound flight on July 31, 2017. Read More »

Philippines president says US, Australia have 'toned down' human rights criticism

The defence treaty alliance between the two countries remains strong and U.S. forces have been providing the Philippines with technical assistance to fight militants allied with Islamic State. In late July, the United States supplied the Philippines with two new Cessna 208B Grand Caravan intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR) aircraft, 1,040 rocket motors and 992 rockets to fight against terror. Read More »

Iranian drone buzzes United States naval jet in Gulf

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Navy Central Command said. Similar incidents between the United States and Iran are not uncommon, however this appears to be the first time an Iranian drone has come dangerously close to a US fighter plane in the Gulf. The US used an emergency radio frequency in the immediate area to warn those operating the drone to back away. On Jan. 29, the Iranian Revolution Guard Corps accused the Nimitz of firing a warning flare at Iranian vessels in an "unprofessional and provocative" manner, as ... Read More »

Man, 83, killed in 'brutal knife attack' in Norfolk

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Uniformed officers and a mobile police station have been set up at the scene. Police have increased their presence in and around East Harling after a brutal murder. But he added: "This was a brutal murder with no motive on a married family man". Detective Superintendent Katie Elliott, the Senior Investigating Officer, said:, 'We are in the early stages of our investigation and working to establish the sequence of events which led to this man's death. Read More »

Duterte calls on Asean to work for stability

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Also on Tuesday, a Landmark Lighting ceremony was held simultaneously with Asean member states participating in the occasion, along with 74 local government units across the Philippines. He then added a jab over TPP's collapse. The RCEP is now being negotiated among the 10 Asean members, China, Japan, Australia, India , New Zealand and South Korea. Read More »

Great American Solar Eclipse Could Affect Weather and Power Grid

Those within theses states - the zone of totality - will enter complete darkness for around three minutes. The 70-mile-wide path of totality spans from OR to SC, so for people viewing the celestial event in Washington, you will need to wear special-purpose solar filters like eclipse glasses OR hand-held solar viewers the entire time. Read More »

Newlywed Couple Dies in Traffic Accident SW of Wichita

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Sedgwick County's Lt. Lin Dehning told The News that investigators are looking at reasons Wesson could have lost control of his pickup truck, including possible mechanical problems with the vehicle. Austin Wesson, 19, and Rebekah Bouma, also 19, were married on Friday. "Rebecca was in honors English her junior year, and I was her teacher", said Renee Edwards, Trinity Academy teacher. Read More »

Military can destroy drones over domestic United States bases - Pentagon

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The full contents of the policy remain classified. Davis told reporters that USA military bases "retain the right of self-defence when it comes to UAVS or drones operating over [them]". All UAS activities within the United States must follow appropriate FAA regulations and guidelines, Davis said, noting that UAS activity outside FAA rules and guidelines is considered "unauthorized activity". Read More »

Trump Touts News Report Based on Anonymous Sources

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U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley lashed out at classified leaks in a Fox News story Tuesday morning on North Korean missiles, saying it is "incredibly dangerous" that it was reported, even after President Trump tweeted out the story. Read More »

US, Australia, Japan want coercive acts at sea to be stopped

The diplomat says the South China Sea may be settled faster and will likely not carry sensitive issues that China objects to because the ministers are aware of Beijing's crucial economic and trade relations with ASEAN member states. Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi said a "framework draft" was "agreed upon and approved". In a surprise move, Southeast Asia's top diplomats have defied China's steadfast stance and issued a joint communique that indirectly criticizes its land reclamations and ... Read More »

Militants open fire at security forces in Pulwama

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An official said paramilitary Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) troopers were rushed to the area to contain the protesters. One militant was killed in the encounter, he said adding that the identity and group affiliation of the slain ultra was being ascertained. Read More »

Hunt for jogger who 'pushed woman in front of bus'

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It throws the 33-year-old woman into the road just as a bus is coming and the vehicle has to swerve at the last moment. She falls backwards towards the gutter, causing an approaching double-decker bus to swerve to avoid her. Occasionally, we bump into people whilst walking or even during our early morning jogs. "We would urge him or anyone who recognizes him to get in touch with us as soon as possible". Read More »

China's foreign minister says Japan kowtows to U.S. policies in Asia

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Kono, Tillerson and Bishop "called on all claimants to make and clarify their maritime claims" and "to resolve disputes peacefully" in accordance with the worldwide law of the sea, the statement said. Kono and Lavrov find it necessary to carry out economically meaningful projects at an early date on the islands, officials with access to the meeting said. Read More »