• 6 from Burundi robotics team reported missing in Washington
6 from Burundi robotics team reported missing in Washington

The missing team members were identified by police as Richard Irakoze, 18, Kevin Sabumukiza, 17, Nice Munezero, 17, Aristide Irambona, 18, Don Ingabire , 16, and Audrey Mwamikazi , 17. The government issued a warning in June cautioning USA citizens against traveling to Burundi "due to political tensions, political and criminal violence and the ...

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  • Exxon Mobil fined for violating sanctions against Russian Federation
Exxon Mobil fined for violating sanctions against Russian Federation

In May 2014, the presidents of Exxon's US subsidiaries "dealt in services" with Russian oil tycoon Igor Sechin by signing "eight legal documents" with him linked to Russian oil and gas projects, the Treasury Department said . Authorities suggested Exxon should have known better than to deal with Sechin because it's a "sophisticated and exper...

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  • Wildfires in BC have forced almost 40000 to evacuate
Wildfires in BC have forced almost 40000 to evacuate

Turner said Canadian Armed Forces helicopters helped bring food to two First Nations near Williams Lake. Craig Smith, who was representing Williams Lake mayor Walt Cobb who stayed behind in the lakecity to help with firefighting efforts, said the people of Williams Lake need to be proud of the way they handled the situation.

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  • Rural America's Red Wall: Democratic 2018 Midterm Plans Just Took Another Hit
Rural America's Red Wall: Democratic 2018 Midterm Plans Just Took Another Hit

As for how long the Democrats have to try to turn those concerning enthusiasm numbers around, Election Day for the upcoming midterms is still more than a year away, scheduled for November 6, 2018. Contrasting the poll's numbers on the levels of registered voter support for Democrats and Republicans, the split is quite close to Trump's own approval ...

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  • Google's new security features will protect you from unverified apps
Google's new security features will protect you from unverified apps

At the top of Feed, you'll see Google's characteristic cards of news highlights, sports scores, the local weather and updates on topical events. Also, the feed will now be influenced by trending subjects in the user's area and around the world.

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  • Evacuees Seeks Refuge from Detwiler Fire
Evacuees Seeks Refuge from Detwiler Fire

The raging blaze that forced thousands from their homes in Mariposa yesterday has continued to spread its wrath, almost doubling in size overnight to more than 45,700 acres, Cal Fire reported Wednesday morning. Officials said that the patients and inmates are not being evacuated and that at this time it is safer to keep them where they are than t...

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"Situation Critical": Montenegro Asks EU For Help Fighting Fires

Almost 1,400 firefighters supported by water-bombing planes and helicopters have battled three major blazes in northern Portugal since Sunday. Further inland, in neighbouring Bosnia, firefighters are also struggling to get fires near the southern cities of Mostar and Trebinje under control.

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  • Clashes in Jerusalem as tension mounts over Al Aqsa security
Clashes in Jerusalem as tension mounts over Al Aqsa security

During the same two year period, Israeli forces have killed more than 254 Palestinians, majority said by Israel to be attackers while others were killed in clashes with Israeli forces. Netanyahu said the officers were members of Israel's Druze community, an Arabic-speaking religious minority. Three Palestinians and two Israeli policemen were ...

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  • Repeal now, replace later
Repeal now, replace later

On Monday evening, nearly immediately after two Republican senators dealt a killing blow to their own party's attempt to eviscerate the Affordable Care Act , President Donald Trump tweeted to encourage the GOP to repeal "failing Obamacare" without worrying about a replacement for the health care mandate.

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  • 2 wildfires In California Prompt Evacuation Orders
2 wildfires In California Prompt Evacuation Orders

The Grade fire in Mendocino County, off Highway 101 between Ukiah and Willits, has burned 900 acres and is 65 percent contained, said Cal Fire spokeswoman Tricia Austin. Bullion Cutoff, and evacuations have been ordered in that area. Hot, dry weather conditions coupled with steep terrain and dense brush made stamping out the fire hard for crews, ...

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  • Former US House Speaker Freed
Former US House Speaker Freed

Former House Speaker Dennis Hastert , who is serving a 15-month prison sentence for hush money payments to cover up sex abuse, has been transferred to a Chicago facility in anticipation of an August 16 release. During his sentencing in a Chicago court previous year, Hastert admitted for the first time that he had sexually abused boys when he taugh...

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  • Federal Judge Exempts Grandparents, Relatives
Federal Judge Exempts Grandparents, Relatives

USA district judge Derrick Watson in Honolulu found the government can not bar grandparents and other relatives of American citizens from Iran, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria and Yemen from getting visas under the ban. The judge said that such assurances constituted a bona fide relationship with a USA entity. This will give them the ability to comp...

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  • Changes expected in the telecommunications sector — Renegotiation of NAFTA
Changes expected in the telecommunications sector — Renegotiation of NAFTA

This provision in the NAFTA goals would do away with the protections Canada is still able to maintain on the market, opening it up to American competition. Meanwhile, it seeks to take steps that could - depending on how the negotiations go - create a better playing field in terms of US workers' competition with lower-wage employees in Mexico.

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  • Karnataka transfers jail officials in Sasikala row
Karnataka transfers jail officials in Sasikala row

D Roopa was transferred to the traffic department on Monday morning. Responding to this, DIG Roopa said "let there be a fair fact finding inquiry to find out the truth". Sasikala, a lifelong companion of former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa, has been in jail since February. According to sources, these prisoners were believed to be h...

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  • Reebok mocks Trump's compliments of Macron's wife
Reebok mocks Trump's compliments of Macron's wife

Macron's latest comments will further fuel speculation that the United States may not complete the lengthy exit process for leaving the Paris Agreement and could instead put forward an alternative national climate action plan, known as a Nationally Determined Contribution (NDC) in the UN's jargon, that focuses more on Trump's fossil fuel prior...

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  • Matthews wins 14th stage, Froome retakes yellow
Matthews wins 14th stage, Froome retakes yellow

Just before the climb I had a problem with my back wheel, it was damaged. "It's a close race, but we knew that coming into this year's Tour de France with so few time trial kilometres, so few summit finishes". In the three Tours the Briton won, his lead after 15 stages was considerably larger than it is this year - 4:14 in 2013, 3:10 in 2015 and ...

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  • Rest in Peace: Martin Landau Has Passed Away at 89
Rest in Peace: Martin Landau Has Passed Away at 89

Landau went on to teach a number of next-generation actors the craft as a coach at the Actors Studio . He worked at The Daily News in NY for five years , illustrating "Pitching Horseshoes", a column written by impresario Billy Rose, and assisting Gus Edson with the comic strip "The Gumps".

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  • Sketch Of Killer In Delphi Murders Released By State Police
Sketch Of Killer In Delphi Murders Released By State Police

Authorities noted that the man's hat in the sketch may not be accurate, but encourage the public to "focus on the person's facial features". Carroll County Sheriff Tobe Leazenby (tohb LEHZ'-ehn-BEE') says the witness saw the man walking around the time 14-year-old Liberty German and 13-year-old Abigail Williams were slain near their hometown ...

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  • Antisemitism is still alive and well in France, Macron tells Israel
Antisemitism is still alive and well in France, Macron tells Israel

Similarly with Putin, whom Macron hosted at the sumptuous Versailles palace in May, the French leader stood firm on French opposition to Russia's annexation of Ukraine in 2014. They also discussed the war in Syria Macron also said that he was concerned about Israel's security, a statement that might be worrying for the protesters gathered on the ...

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  • Jamie Murray & Hingis edge Watson & Kontinen to bring Wimbledon to close
Jamie Murray & Hingis edge Watson & Kontinen to bring Wimbledon to close

Their victory was the flawless way for the pair to celebrate important landmarks in both of their respective careers, as yesterday marked 20 years since Hingis beat Jana Novotna in the women's singles final, while a decade ago Murray was celebrating his first mixed doubles title, alongside Jelena Jankovic .

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  • IIFA Awards 2017:Shahid Kapoor and Alia Bhatt wins Best Actors
IIFA Awards 2017:Shahid Kapoor and Alia Bhatt wins Best Actors

Best Performance in a negative role: Jim Sarbh for Neerja . In the Best Supporting Actor category, Shabana Azmi and Anupam Kher were honoured for Neerja and M.S. In the mean time, Shakun Batra and Ayesha Devitre Dhillon left with the honor for Best Story . Best Playback Singer- Male: Amit Mishra for Ae Dil Hai Mushkil .

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  • A new round of Brexit negotiations begins; questions over severance remain
A new round of Brexit negotiations begins; questions over severance remain

The Brexit Secretary is hoping to win round Michel Barnier over Britain's plan to guarantee the future rights of European nationals living in the United Kingdom amid deep divisions back home. These ranged from claiming that public sector workers were "overpaid" to saying that driving a train was so easy "even a woman" could do it. Hammond tol...

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  • Trump names Cobb as White House special counsel
Trump names Cobb as White House special counsel

Kasowitz, a longtime Trump attorney , has reportedly clashed with his client, and was the subject of controversy on Tuesday when it was reported that he sent a stranger a threatening email, telling the person to "watch your back, bitch".

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  • Russian Federation 'ready to take reciprocal measures' if United States doesn't return compounds
Russian Federation 'ready to take reciprocal measures' if United States doesn't return compounds

The United States refused to issue visas to Russian diplomats slated to replace embassy staff expelled in December, Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman, Maria Zakharova said Friday. When asked specifically by Tapper about those two compounds, Gorka said the United States needs to find ways to work with Russian Federation. In an interview with US...

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  • Here's The Afghan Girls' Robotics Team Gleefully Showing Off Their US Visas
Here's The Afghan Girls' Robotics Team Gleefully Showing Off Their US Visas

But the United States president urged a reversal following public outcry over the Afghan girls' inability to attend the event, according to U.S. media, with the decision announced Wednesday. One team from each country is invited to participate, like an Olympics of high school robot builders. "We want to take the message of peace to America and ...

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  • Erdogan: Turkey does not need the EU
Erdogan: Turkey does not need the EU

A 250-mile "justice march" organized by opposition party leader Kemal Kilicdaroglu morphed into an unexpected rallying point for Mr. Erdogan's opponents. Speaking on the sidelines of the G20 meeting in Hamburg last week, Erdogan insisted the arrests had been made on legitimate grounds. Ahead of the one-year anniversary of the attempted coup , ...

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  • Out-of-form McIlroy misses the cut at Scottish Open
Out-of-form McIlroy misses the cut at Scottish Open

Open and last week's Irish Open - and the latest low point in an injury-affected 2017 for the four-time major victor. The 2013 Masters champion hasn't played since missing the cut at the U.S. "Seven would have been a good score there", said Harrington, who won the British Open in 2008 on the last occasion it was held at Royal Birkdale the venue f...

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  • Beyonce shares first picture of twins
Beyonce shares first picture of twins

Meanwhile, the celebrity couple have appealed to US Patent and Trademark Office to copyright the names of their twins , to prevent unapproved usage, reported news agency PTI. PHOTOS: Me & You & Xenu? And the birth of his twins that took place on June 19, was done in the utmost discretion. "The Carters ." It remains the most liked post on I...

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  • Saif Ali Khan to feature in Netflix original series 'Sacred Games'
Saif Ali Khan to feature in Netflix original series 'Sacred Games'

Saif Ali Khan is known as one of the few Indian actors who is open to challenging roles which need a lot of experimentation. Talking about his show, Saif believes that digital space is the next big thing and Netflix is the most popular service in this medium.

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  • US's Ryan Promises
US's Ryan Promises "Bold" Russia Sanctions "As Quickly As Possible"

House Republicans say Democrats are blocking the bill over a provision that would keep them from reversing possible changes the Trump administration might make to sanctions against Russian Federation, while House Democrats say it's Republicans who are holding up the bill.

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  • Sinkhole in Pasco County swallowing houses; began as pool-sized hole
Sinkhole in Pasco County swallowing houses; began as pool-sized hole

Firefighters were able to get two dogs out of the home and retrieve some belongings before the first home started collapsing into the quickly-expanding hole. The local energy company has cut off electricity to the area as a precaution, according to ABC Action News . As of 8:23 a.m., the sinkhole expanded and reached the roadway.

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  • China's export, import growth accelerate in June
China's export, import growth accelerate in June

Exports rose 11.3% in June from a year earlier, following growth of 8.7% in May, the General Administration of Customs said Thursday. Chinese purchases of North Korea iron ore rose 34 percent from a year earlier in the first five months of the year, according to a South Korean industry group, the Korea International Trade Association.

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  • Trump Jr. asked to testify before Senate Judiciary Committee
Trump Jr. asked to testify before Senate Judiciary Committee

Sen. Richard Blumenthal, a member of the committee, said it was "long overdue" that Manafort be called to testify. Trump Jr . said that he had accepted the meeting because he believed the potentially damaging information on a political opponent could be useful during the campaign.

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  • Conviction of former New York State Assembly speaker Sheldon Silver is overturned
Conviction of former New York State Assembly speaker Sheldon Silver is overturned

Before receiving a 12-year sentence two years ago, Silver had been one of the most powerful politicians in Albany, occupying the top Democratic post in the New York Legislature. A three-judge panel rejected Silver's challenges to the sufficiency of the evidence. A jury that had been given accurate instructions may not have found Silver guilty, the ...

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  • After Visa Denials, Afghan Girls Can Attend Robotics Contest in US
After Visa Denials, Afghan Girls Can Attend Robotics Contest in US

State Department subsequently granted the team entry to the United States", FIRST Global , the organization behind the robotics competition, said in a statement . "We were not a terrorist group to go to America and scare people", 14-year-old competitor Fatema Ghaderyan told AFP in Herat. "We want to develop and explore our minds and creativity ...

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  • China's Most Famous Political Prisoner Liu Xiaobo Dies at 61
China's Most Famous Political Prisoner Liu Xiaobo Dies at 61

Liu had been under critical condition since July 10 and suffered multiple organ failures, according to the First Hospital of China Medical University in Shenyang, including kidney and liver failure, septic shock, as well as blood clots forming around his body.

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  • Ivanka Trump took her father's place at G20 table
Ivanka Trump took her father's place at G20 table

He was a star in Hamburg and no one can take that away. So I guess playing mischief with the perceptions of America. Mr. Trump also commented on the news former FBI Director James B. Clinton caught Trump in his own logical implication , saying, "Were you giving our country away?" In a couple of tweets Monday morning, Trump explained tha...

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  • FBI Nominee Christopher Wray Grilled By Senate Judiciary About His Integrity
FBI Nominee Christopher Wray Grilled By Senate Judiciary About His Integrity

Pressing Christopher Wray as he testified before the Senate Judiciary Committee on his nomination to be the next Federal Bureau of Investigation director, Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham of SC. Wray's tenure in President George W. Bush's administration, in the aftermath of the 2001 terrorist attacks, raised questions from Democrats about hi...

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  • Police Gear Up For Day 4 Of Search For Missing Men
Police Gear Up For Day 4 Of Search For Missing Men

The FBI has joined a huge manhunt for four young men who mysteriously went missing within the space of a week. Police said Jimi Tar Patrick , 19, of Newtown Township, was the first to go missing on Wednesday. news conference . Efforts on Monday to reach Mr. DiNardo's parents or his lawyer by phone were unsuccessful. Cosmo DiNardo a ...

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  • Amarnath attack on pilgrims aimed at deepening communal divide': CPM
Amarnath attack on pilgrims aimed at deepening communal divide': CPM

Reports said security measures were tightened this year in view of intelligence inputs that militants were planning an attack on the yatra. As NPR's Julie McCarthy notes, there have been competing accounts of the motives behind the attack: "One version of events says the bus full of more than 50 pilgrims got caught in the crossfire", she reports...

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  • Strangers formed an 80-person human chain to rescue swimmers from drowning
Strangers formed an 80-person human chain to rescue swimmers from drowning

According to a report in wsfa , Ursrey's mother was rushed to the ICU with an aortic aneurism in her stomach from fighting the current, and is now in Bay Medical Center Sacred Heart in Panama City, recovering. The chain was led by Jessica Simmons and her husband. She and her husband started with the children, passing Noah and Stephen back alon...

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  • Gopal Gandhi: The man who outgrew the Mahatmas shadow
Gopal Gandhi: The man who outgrew the Mahatmas shadow

Gopalkrishna Gandhi's name was endorsed by all 18 opposition parties, including the JD (U), which is backing the NDA's candidate in the presidential poll. The numbers are clearly stacked in favour of the BJP , which is yet to announce its candidate for the August 5 poll. The votes will be counted the same evening.

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  • PM Turnbull: 'When Britain is attacked we feel attacked too'
PM Turnbull: 'When Britain is attacked we feel attacked too'

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has left the door open to a Home Office style agency to tackle terrorism and improve border security. The companies expect the new office to add at least 50 Australian employees to work on the program. During the visit to the market, accompanied by Metropolitan Police Commissioner Cressida Dick, May said they had...

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  • Penn State's Barkley on national player of the year watch list
Penn State's Barkley on national player of the year watch list

Syracuse football quarterback Eric Dungey was named to the Maxwell Award Watch List on Monday. "Tiny" Maxwell, has been awarded since 1937. The award which goes to the nation's best defensive player is named after Penn and NFL legend Chuck Bednarik and has been given by the Maxwell Football Club since 1995.

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  • Sourav Ganguly Praises Virat Kohli For 'Staying Out' Of India Coach Selection
Sourav Ganguly Praises Virat Kohli For 'Staying Out' Of India Coach Selection

Rest of this on the other hand for the record, so for this BCCI got 10 CVs in which Shastri, Tom Moody, Virender Sehwag , Dodda Ganesh, Richard Pybus, Lalchand Rajput, Lance Klusener, Rakesh Sharma (Oman national group mentor), Phil Simmons and Upendranath Brahmachari (build with cricketing foundation) are included.

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  • 1 killed, 8 wounded at pregnant OH woman's gender-reveal party
1 killed, 8 wounded at pregnant OH woman's gender-reveal party

Saturday in Colerain Township, near Cincinnati. A bystander phoned 911, telling the dispatcher she'd seen a pair of men enter the house while sitting outside in her vehicle. "They were all there for a very positive reason when somebody opened fire", Love told FOX 19. Neighbors said the shooting started during the gender reveal party and the s...

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  • United States bombers fly over Korean Peninsula after North Korea missile test
United States bombers fly over Korean Peninsula after North Korea missile test

Furthermore, South Korean stream contenders to lead the reenacted pulverization of a foe ballistic rocket launcher and underground offices, the South's aviation based armed forces said. In a meeting in Hamburg, Germany , they pledged to boost pressure on North Korea to curb its weapons programs, as well as to push China - the main economic and dip...

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  • The British government has no involvement with the case of Charlie Gard
The British government has no involvement with the case of Charlie Gard

The 11-month-old's parents have been in a protracted legal battle with hospital doctors, who said the experimental treatment the couple have argued Charlie should receive will not help. Clinicians from the Vatican-owned hospital's neurosciences department said tests in mice and patients with similar, but not identical, genetic condition as Charli...

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  • Iraqi Forces Poised to Declare Victory in Mosul
Iraqi Forces Poised to Declare Victory in Mosul

Iraqi Prime Minister Haidar al-Abadi has congratulated the country's armed forces for the victorious eight-month battle to liberate Mosul from three years of jihadist rule. Backed by coalition airstrikes, an array of Iraqi forces gradually clawed back territory from Islamic State until reaching Mosul , the group's de facto capital in Iraq, last ...

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  • Ivanka Trump Sits In Donald Trump's Place At G20 Meeting, Twitter Reacts
Ivanka Trump Sits In Donald Trump's Place At G20 Meeting, Twitter Reacts

President Trump announced Saturday that the United States will pledge $50 million to a new World Bank initiative that his daughter Ivanka has helped to spearhead and will take a leading advocacy role going forward. "I wasn't elected by the American people to be president", she told "CBS This Morning" co-host Gayle King. Per The Telegraph , a h...

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