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North Korea fires possible ballistic missile

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North Korea appears to have launched another missile into the sea between the Korean Peninsula and Japan on Saturday morning, in what would be its first launch this month. North Korea's last missile test on July 28 was for an intercontinental ballistic missile created to fly 10,000 km (6,200 miles). South Korea's presidential office has convened a meeting of its National Security Council to discuss the matter. Read More »

Manohar Parrikar Wins Panaji By-elections, BJP Leads in Valpoi

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According to PTI, Parrikar polled 9,862 votes against 5,059 by Chodankar. - Parrikar defeated his rival Congress candidate Girish Chodankar and Goa Suraksha Manch's Anand Shirodkar. This April, BJP won Delhi's Rajouri Garden bypoll and AAP candidate lost the deposit. He subsequently joined the BJP and the cabinet as Health Minister. Read More »

Body of missing 22-year-old Savanna Greywind found

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Her body will be taken to the Ramsay County Examiner. Fargo police say investigators have been working through the weekend following up on leads in the search for a missing Fargo woman. and it was identified as Savanna Greywind at 9:20 p.m. Brooke Crews, 38, and William Hoehn, 32, refused to answer any questions, police said, though the baby was healthy and turned over to Child Protective Services. Read More »

Backers bemoan expulsion by Guatemala president

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If the court agrees, the decision on immunity would be made by Congress. Guatemala's Constitutional Court subsequently blocked Morales's order. He said the decision to expel him was a matter of foreign policy and therefore the responsibility of the executive, not the courts. Read More »

Schumer: Trump Should Not Risk Shutdown Over Border Wall

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Trump announced he would visit Texas as soon as he could do so "without causing disruption", and said he would also visit Missouri, touting his win "by a lot" in that state in the 2016 election. "Believe it or not, this is the least important thing that we are talking about, but politically this might be the most important talk about", the USA head of state told Peña Nieto. Read More »

Tensions entre Emmanuel Macron et la Première ministre polonaise — Travailleurs détachés

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Emmanuel Macron se trouve ce mercredi en Autriche dans le cadre d'une mini-tournée européenne entamée pour renégocier la directive sur les travailleurs détachés . Et d'ajouter "Il réussira alors peut être à avoir les mêmes résultats économiques et le même niveau de sécurité de ses citoyens que ceux garantis par la Pologne ", faisant allusion à la menace terroriste. Read More »

ESPN analyst Kirk Herbstreit picks Florida State to make College Football Playoff

The Gators' defense kept them in a lot of games past year. Both head coaches are also undefeated in openers. Spears also thinks that Auburn QB Jarrett Stidham will be a very good player, but Stidham exclusively isn't good enough to beat Alabama , thus giving the Crimson Tide a ideal 12-0 regular season en route to another SEC Championship Game appearance. Read More »

Sanctions On North Korea Won't Slow Chinese Oil Flow

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It's claimed by prosecutors these firms helped to finance Pyongyang's nuclear weapons programme which has created a high degree of unrest between the country and the US. The sanctions unveiled Tuesday effectively block those targeted from accessing much of the global financial system and freeze any US assets as well. Read More »

How you can help others see the next Solar Eclipse

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There is always an option for people to simply wear them every day, but owners should not keep the solar eclipse glasses if they have been scratched, punctured, or torn. Gizmodo reports that Astronomers Without Borders, whose mission is to provide astronomy-related education and equipment for developing countries, is gathering all the eclipse glasses they can so that children without the means will not miss the chance to take part in such a rare educational world event. Read More »

Donate For Harvey Storm Relief Via iTunes

As it has done in the past, Apple has posted links on iTunes to the American Red Cross , soliciting donations to the relief efforts. Hundreds of American Red Cross volunteers from across the country are responding to help the people effected by Hurricane Harvey and they are expected to send more to Texas later this week. Read More »

Dera Sacha Sauda Verdict - The Side Effects

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Dera Sacha Sauda Chief- Sant Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh during the Discourse in sector-5 of Panchkula. However, curfew was withdrawn on Saturday in Panchkula, adjoining Chandigarh , which saw the maximum violence on Friday. Speaking on the violence that followed after Dera chief's conviction, Sandhu said that 52 cases have been registered so far while 926 people have been arrested. Read More »

Chicago Bears Wide Receiver Cameron Meredith Likely Done for Year

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Chicago Bears wide receiver Cameron Meredith was carted off the field with a left knee injury suffered in the first quarter of Sunday's preseason game against the Tennessee Titans . Before that, Meredith was enjoying a solid game having caught a pair of passes for 44 yards. Injury after injury happened throughout this game with the Bears losing multiple key players. Read More »

Finley: Trump at war again - with GOP

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Both Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer and House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi have invited Trump to take a long walk off a short pier. The idea was floated in July but never gained steam in Congress . Trump asked - on camera. The Kentucky senator has been under fire nationally and in his hometown, including a protest by a women's advocacy group in downtown Louisville that accused him of being an "enabler" of Trump and the president's controversial comments following the violence ... Read More »

Coast Guard rescues 15 people from Port Aransas waters

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That includes six people rescued from their home Saturday evening in the hard-hit city of Aransas Pass. - Four people were rescued aboard the vessel Signet Enterprise that was taking on water and airlifted to safety. Harvey was the most powerful storm to hit the U.S.in over a decade, and the most powerful storm to hit Texas since 1961. His condition was not known late Friday night. Read More »

Sada El Balad: Poll: Trump is dividing America

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Among those who approve of Trump's job performance, only 15 percent assign more blame to the white nationalists, while 56 percent blame both groups equally, and 15 percent blame the counter protesters. Eighty-one percent responded that prejudice against minority groups is either "very serious" or "somewhat serious", and 62% said the same of prejudice toward Jews. Read More »

North Korea fires short-range missiles: USA military

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Security Council resolutions. After a hiatus of almost a month, North Korea has apparently launched another ballistic missile, media reports citing the Japanese and South Korean governments said Saturday. The range would also be sufficient to reach Seongju, a South Korean town where the United States has begun installing an advanced missile-defense system known as Thaad. Read More »

Series In Review: Patrick Corbin, D-backs Sweep Giants

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Giants: SS Brandon Crawford was out of Sunday's starting lineup due to hamstring tightness, but came on as pinch hitter in the eighth and grounded into a double play. Bumgarner (3-6) struck out seven and allowed five hits in seven innings against Arizona, which has won four of five and leads the NL wild-card standings. Read More »

Two teens arrested in fire that killed 5-month-old in Edmonton

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Woycenko, 19, is charged with second-degree murder. Bronson Woycenko, 19, and Jessica Tammerand, 18, have both been charged with arson, mischief and disregard for human life. Whitford said he doesn't know them on a personal level. "I've been let out on bond and the court date will be next week", he said at the time. Tang's sister-in-law Judith Lam Tang said in an email Sunday that Tang is beginning to consider her son's final resting place. Read More »

N.Korea fires multiple short-range projectiles into sea -S.Korea

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The latest launch comes during an annual joint military exercise between the United States and South Korea that the North condemns as an invasion rehearsal, and weeks after Pyongyang threatened to lob missiles toward Guam. Earlier this month Trump had warned that North Korea would be met with " fire and fury ", if it continued with its threats. That distance is far enough for North Korea to reach both major South Korean and American military bases just south of Seoul. Read More »

Lacson: Let DOJ probe Kian slay case

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Lawmakers also slammed the claim of a Caloocan police officer who insisted that Kian was an alleged "drug runner" based on unverified information they had obtained from social media . The killing of Kian has sparked an outcry against President Rodrigo Duterte's anti-drug crackdown, which has left thousands dead since assuming office in June of past year. Read More »

Hard Knocks: Cleveland Browns beat Tampa Bay Buccaneers 13-9

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After trying to prove the the Cleveland and showcased his moves in Week 1 and Week 2 of the preseason, he is now downgraded to the sideline ahead of the team's exhibition contest with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers . McCoy missed one game in each of the last two seasons while racking up 15.5 sacks as a playmaker in the middle of the Tampa defensive line. Parkey capped off a 10-play, 57-yard drive led by rookie quarterback DeShone Kizer and set up by first-year defensive back Jabrill ... Read More »

U.S. revises assessment on North Korean missile launches

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The missiles used would not have the ability to strike Guam, the United States said. The statement released on ministry's website said that effective immediately, new joint venture enterprises, new wholly owned businesses and the expansion of existing entities involving North Korean individuals or companies are prohibited in China. Read More »

Trump renews pledge that Mexico will pay for border wall

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Trump also said: "The fact is we are both in a little bit of a political bind, because I have to have Mexico pay for the wall - I have to". Trump, a week into his presidency, indicated to Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto that he understood the Mexican government would not outright pay the U.S.to build a border wall. Read More »

How to Best Help Harvey Victims from Home

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The Salvation Army in Jacksonville plans to send a disaster canteen on Tuesday to Texas in response to Hurricane Harvey that has been downgraded to a tropical storm. "Our trained staff and volunteers will be ready to provide physical, emotional, and spiritual support", said Lt. Col. Ron Busroe, National Community Relations and Development Secretary for The Salvation Army USA. Read More »

China Bans New Business with North Korea

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The U.S. Pacific Command has revised its assessment of the latest North Korean missile launches, saying the first and third projectiles did not fail in flight. North Korean leader Kim Jong Un also inspected a special operation forces training exercise that simulated attacks on islands along South Korea's western border, The Associated Press reported , citing state-run media. Read More »

Right-wing group cancels San Francisco rally

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The fights led to a handful of arrests in and around Berkeley's Martin Luther King Jr. An organizer for a right-wing group that had planned a rally in the shadow of the Golden Gate Bridge pleaded for unity while blasting Democratic leaders in San Francisco for stifling his speech. Read More »

USA troop reduction in exercise not due to North Korea concerns - Mattis

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Called Ulchi Freedom Guardian, the joint drills will take place from August 21 to August 31 and involve computer simulations created to prepare for the unthinkable: war with nuclear-capable North Korea. "We remain prepared to use the full range of capabilities at our disposal against the growing threat from North Korea". Clothing imported by major apparel retailers and brands with "Made in China" labels could have been made by low-paid garment workers in North Korea, an investigation suggests. Read More »

Mexico, Japan clash for berth in LLWS championship

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Keitaro Miyahara smacked a leadoff home run to left-center, capping a nine-pitch at-bat and powering Japan past Mexico 5-0 on Saturday for the worldwide bracket title. Rosendo Cantu had one of the big hits for Mexico with a 2-run double. In Saturday's victory over Mexico, Riku Goto struck out 13 batters and allowed no runs on four hits in 5 2/3 innings. Read More »

Seoul: North Korea fires several projectiles to sea

The missile test capped yet another eventful week on the Korean peninsula, which began with the annual US-South Korea military exercises. "The second missile launch at 12:07pm appears to have blown up nearly immediately", Pacific Command said , using times at its Hawaii-based headquarters. Read More »

Judge Says 1 Harvey Death Confirmed In Aransas County

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Such precipitation could trigger flooding in low-lying areas and near water outlets and rivers. The National Hurricane Center forecast rainfall totals up to 15-30 inches, with isolated totals of up to 35 inches or more between Saturday and Wednesday. Read More »

Harvey hits coast hard, pelts wide area with torrential rains

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Oil and gas production was largely halted in the state, prompting price hikes at the pumps. Early Saturday, the storm began pummeling Houston , which is an even bigger refining center. Lambert turned to Twitter on Friday (Aug. 25) to share her well wishes for her fellow Texans, writing, "Pray for Texas", accompanied by a praying icon and the hashtag #HurricaneHarvey . Read More »