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2nd Loaded Gun Recovered at Logan Airport in a Week


The loaded.380 caliber firearm found on August 7. Massachusetts State Police were called to arrest the 36-year-old passenger. A woman was cited on a weapons charge for having a loaded gun in her carry-on bag at Newport News/Williamsburg International Airport on Wednesday. Read More »

Australian PM announces crackdown on dodgy electricity companies


The retailers agreed that they would contact all their customers on expired discount deals and offer them information about more favourable plans, and also develop simple fact sheets setting out "understandable" comparison rates. 'We believe that's in your interests, it's in the public's interests, it's in the nation's interest'. But the companies also took the opportunity of their summons to Canberra to urge the government to deliver policy certainty by responding fully to the recent ... Read More »

President Zuma Assures that Attempts against ANC will Never Succeed


After the vote, the ANC congratulated the Parliament for its robust engagement in the National Assembly that resulted in the "resounding defeat" of the motion of no confidence in Zuma and the cabinet. "South Africa can not wait for December - that is a pipe dream". I want to urge all ANC MPs to vote with their conscience today. The ruling Africa National Congress (ANC) which has a parliamentary majority cracked the whip and asked members to vote to keep Zuma as leader. Read More »

Former PM Nawaz Sharif starts defiant rally to hometown


He said a huge number of people were waiting for Sharif along the Grand Trunk Road linking the capital, Islamabad , with Lahore, which is about 380 km (237 miles) distant. Addressing his supporters, Sharif said it was his right to go home and that no power could stop him from doing that. Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Engineer Amir Muqam says ex-Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has taken bold steps for making Pakistan a strong and a developed nation. Read More »

Megachurch Pastor Says Trump Has God's Approval to Start Nuclear War

The statement from the popular evangelical preacher come on the heels of President Trump's comments about continued nuclear threats from North Korea. As for Issa, he believes they were appropriate given the manner of the nation's threats. "We're about 100 years from the flu epidemic of 1918 in which within one year, 50 million to 100 million people died from that epidemic", Lieberman said. Read More »

Carrizo Oil & Gas, Inc

Macquarie Group Ltd. now owns 723,479 shares of the oil and gas producer's stock valued at $27,022,000 after buying an additional 42,356 shares in the last quarter. ILLEGAL ACTIVITY WARNING: This article was posted by Stock Observer and is owned by of Stock Observer. If you are reading this news story on another site, it was illegally copied and republished in violation of United States and worldwide copyright legislation. Read More »

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Time to repeal Congress' health care perk

Susan Collins (Maine) and Lisa Murkowski (Alaska) voted against the bill in a late-night series of votes. She has more authority on interior appropriations than the secretary does. The FEHBP, for example, barred participating health insurance companies from denying coverage due to preexisting conditions long before the ACA made that a national policy. Read More »

Monitor: Coalition airstrikes kill 30 civilians in Raqqa


The so-called Syrian Observatory for Human Rights ( SOHR ) said on Tuesday that the victims included a family of 14 who had been displaced from the central city of Palmyra. US-led coalition air forces launched 22 strikes near the Syrian city of Raqqa and three strikes near Deir ez-Zor, according to Operation Inherent Resolve. Read More »

Southeast Asian body notes concerns on South China Sea


The U.S. has "other means of communication" open to North Korea if the country wants to express to the U.S. a desire to talk, Tillerson said, but didn't offer specifics. "Our conversation following the actions has been professional. But as the chair, we're only here to preside and not to command", Mr Cayetano told reporters. Read More »

Senator Claims McCain's Tumor Could Have Factored Into Obamacare Repeal Vote


McCain announced he had been diagnosed with brain cancer the week before the health care vote, after having surgery to remove a blood clot from behind his eye. McCain is going through. It's nothing personal, as far as Johnson is concerned, McCain's just an old geezer with one foot in grave whose brain tumor and lack of sleep confused him into voting against the bill. Read More »

Barca Agree £108m for Liverpool's Philippe Coutinho


According to ESPN Deportes' Jordi Blanco, Barcelona have reached an agreement with Liverpool to sign Philippe Coutinho . I do not think there is any way Liverpool will sell him. If Liverpool turn around and say we let him go because he had made his mind up, he wasn't happy, don't give me that. He wants to move to Anfield and Klopp wants him at the heart of his defence but if they don't find a way to get the deal done, the one area that Liverpool simply had to strengthen will ... Read More »

All eyes set on Bihar visit of Sharad from tomorrow


On Tuesday evening, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar sacked Arun Shrivastav, believed to be Yadav's confidante, from the post of the general secretary of the JD (U)'s Gujarat unit. Kumar also lauded his government's commitment towards developing Bihar saying when he came into power in 2005, the state's annual budget was roughly Rs. Read More »

Montreal Sets Up Temporary Shelters To Handle Influx Of Asylum Seekers


About 100 Canadian soldiers were near the American border Wednesday, setting up a camp to house some 500 of the asylum-seekers who continue to stream into Quebec from New York State. "A demand has been made to open other locations", he said. Since then, many asylum seekers have tried to get refugee status in Quebec, a French-speaking province. Read More »

Island residents react to news of North Korea's latest threat

Guam, of course, is the USA territory that North Korea threatened August 9 with " an enveloping fire " from its Hwasong-12 "strategic ballistic rocket". The Japanese Defense Ministry on August 8 said that North Korea may have already developed the capability to fit nuclear warheads onto its ICBMs. The threat came after U.S. Read More »

Lord Neuberger tells government to clarify position on ECJ post-Brexit


But ministers have also said the United Kingdom courts will still have to use European case law to inform their rulings around legislation derived from the EU. "There must be a recognition that the ECJ does not have a remit to tell United Kingdom citizens what to do". During a heated discussion with presenter Julia Hartley-Brewer on talkRadio , Tory MP and barrister Dominic Grieve warned the United Kingdom it runs the risk of remaining under the influence of the ECJ if the Government ... Read More »

Huge fentnyl and heroin bust in Manhattan


Both David Rodriguez, 32, and the Uber driver , Richard Rodriguez, 42, were arrested. Authorities seized $3 million worth of heroin and fentanyl after investigating a narcotics trafficking crew operating out of a Central Park West building, officials said Monday. Read More »

SC police issues a plea to residents not to shoot Bigfoot


While word of Big Foot sightings come and go people perk up and take notice when an actual police department in this nation posts a warning about not shooting the creature after a sighting in their area. He described Bigfoot as being 10 feet tall and "having handsome hair". "Its face was solid black, no hair on it", Bruner said . "I was able to see details of the the face, and the hair was matted and stringy". Read More »

Guilty verdict in Jason Corbett murder trial


Thomas Martens and his daughter Molly Martens Corbett are both charged with second degree murder in the death of Molly's husband Jason Corbett back in 2015. Mr Corbett married Molly Martens in 2011 and moved to Wallburg, North Carolina the following year. They said responding deputies walked into the master bedroom of the home and found the "naked, dead and bloody body" of Jason. Read More »

Airlines Are Bumping Far Fewer People From Flights


David Dao, a doctor from Kentucky, suffered a concussion, a broken nose and damaged teeth, said Thomas Demetrio, a lawyer he hired in the days after the incident. Hawaiian Airlines had the best rate, at 90.4 percent, and JetBlue Airways was the worst, at 60.6 percent. Of all carriers, Spirit Airlines had the highest rate of cancellations , while Delta had the lowest. Read More »

Trump aide slams McConnell for Obamacare 'excuses'


Just as importantly, the Senate leader suggested the amateur president doesn't yet understand the "reality" of the legislative process. For comparison, he noted that President Barack Obama did not sign his signature Affordable Care Act into law until March of 2010, more than a year after taking office. Read More »

N. Korea threats will be met with 'fire and fury'

The US Defense Intelligence Agency has determined that North Korea possesses up to 60 nuclear weapons - some of which are small enough to fit on a long-range missile, The Washington Post reported . president's support for a proposed revision to the Korea-U.S. agreement on ballistic missiles that now limits the range and payload of South Korean missiles to 800 kilometers and 500 kilograms, respectively. Read More »

Donald Trump vows new North Korea threats will be hit with 'fire'

Trump warned North Korea on Tuesday that the USA would unleash " fire and fury " upon the rogue nation if its threats of nuclear warfare continue. Speaking during a "working vacation" at his New Jersey golf club he said that any future escalation in tensions by Kim Jong-un would be met with " fire and fury like the world has never seen ". Read More »

Gym owner posts vulgar sign to ban cops, military members from facility


An Atlanta gym owner banned police officers and military members from working out at his facility because they make the largely minority membership uncomfortable. He said the gym had about 30 members, many of whom he lets train for free or in exchange for voluntary work at the gym. The Atlanta Police Department told WXIA, "Were we to respond to an emergency there, this sign would not stop us from lawfully doing our job". Read More »

CBSE Class 12 compartment results declared @ and cbseresults


With the declaration of results , those students who have passed the exam can now apply for admission in various universities. The compartment exam for Class 12th was conducted by CBSE from 17 July. Just follow the below simple steps for to check the CBSE 12th Compartment Results 2017. Note: Students can also check results on school wise by clicking School Wise Results from the homepage of the website. Read More »

Some Police Welcome Transgender Troops if Military Ban Moves Forward


Two advocacy groups have filed suit against President Donald Trump on Fifth Amendment grounds after the President said on Twitter that he was directing the nation's military to disallow transgender individuals from military service. The Trump administration reportedly has finalized its transgender military ban policy. "The President's mistreatment of these dedicated troops will serve only to weaken and demoralize our armed forces". Read More »

Sleep in President Trump's bed - for $725 a night


The 3 1⁄2-bathroom home, which was first listed on Airbnb in June, has 17 beds for guests, internet connection and cable television. There's also Trump memorabilia and framed quotes scattered throughout the place, the most head-scratching of which is a cardboard cut-out of the president, which looms over a corner of the living room. Read More »

France backs away from official role for Brigitte Macron


The French government appears to have chose to listen to the public: Brigitte Macron will not have an official political title , a budget, or a salary. He criticized the idea of according resources to Brigitte Macron "even though she has never been elected". " Brigitte Macron has a role and responsibilities". Read More »

Fox May Revive King of the Hill


This time, it's Fox that's exploring the possibility of bringing back one of its classic animated shows - " King of the Hill ". We had very preliminary conversations about what's going on in the country and how those characters would respond. Read More »

Trump Advisor: God Wants Trump To Take Out Kim Jong

Jeffress said he felt compelled to make the proclamation shortly after the President warned North Korea that if it continues to threaten the United States, Pyongyang will be 'met with fire and fury like the world has never seen '. Jeffress also released a laughable statement in which he says Trump has been " very measured, very thoughtful in every response". He has said in the past that former president Barack Obama paved the way for the antichrist and drew wide attention for calling ... Read More »

Franklin expected to become Atlantic's 1st hurricane of the season


Maximum sustained winds have decreased to near 45 miles per hour (75 kph) with higher gusts. A strengthening Tropical Storm Franklin took aim at Mexico's central Gulf coast after a relatively mild run across the Yucatan Peninsula, with forecasts saying it would grow into a hurricane before making its second landfall late Wednesday or early Thursday. Read More »

As Tillerson Downplays North Korea Threat, White House Continues to Escalate Tensions


MSNBC host Stephanie Ruhle said that Trump could denounce the mosque attack without commenting on the perpetrator. "It is bogus, this is an worldwide global threat". After he was reminded that the president had commented on the London attacks long before additional information was available, Gorka simply justified the president's move by saying that if an attacker "shouts" something as they are inflicting harm, it's clear who's behind the atrocity. Read More »

United States stock futures, dollar slip on rising Korean tensions


Guam, which houses important USA military installations, has always been within the range of North Korea's missiles. North Korea said US bombers from Guam patrol the skies over South Korea "openly stage actual war drills and muscle-flexing in a bid to strike the strategic bases of the DPRK [Democratic People's Republic of Korea]". Read More »

FBI in 'pre-dawn raid on ex-Trump chairman Paul Manafort'

The raid reportedly occurred shortly after Manafort spoke to the Senate Intelligence Committee. Spokesman Jason Maloni said that Manafort cooperated with the agents. Manafort also provided documents to congressional committees. The FBI's raid of Paul Manafort's office means that they have evidence of criminal wrong doing by Trump's former campaign manager during the 2016 election. Read More »