• Murder charge filed in Missouri officer's death
Murder charge filed in Missouri officer's death

The suspect drove about three blocks before crashing his vehicle and fleeing on foot. A police officer has been shot and killed following a traffic stop in Clinton. He is considered armed and unsafe, and the public is advised not to approach him. Originally, Lowe said they were trying to find McCarthy because his auto was involved in the traf...

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  • Trump Slams Blumenthal as 'Phony Vietnam Con Artist'
Trump Slams Blumenthal as 'Phony Vietnam Con Artist'

He told stories about his Vietnam battles and.... "He cried like a baby and begged for forgiveness like a child", Trump continued. Trump's comments follow a television interview by Blumenthal , who raised the possibility the president could be indicted in connection with the Russian Federation investigation.

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  • Mueller Team Asks White House for Documents on Flynn
Mueller Team Asks White House for Documents on Flynn

The newspaper said the investigators had questioned witnesses about whether Flynn was secretly paid by the Turkish government during the campaign. Flynn's former lobbying firm, the Flynn Intel Group, was paid $530,000 to represent Ekim Alptekin , a Turkish businessman, during the final months of the United States presidential campaign, accordi...

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  • Venezuela forces searching for 'mercenaries' after attack — Maduro
Venezuela forces searching for 'mercenaries' after attack — Maduro

Hours before the attack began, a video was posted to social media showing a group of uniformed men declaring themselves against Maduro's "murderous tyranny". Neither provided specific details on how they had come to that conclusion. He said that some attackers were still on the run, including the ringleader.

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  • On Vacation, Donald Trump Thunders Against Fake News
On Vacation, Donald Trump Thunders Against Fake News

A new poll from Firehouse Strategies and 0ptimus shows that President Donald Trump's base appears to be shrinking in swing states that were key to Trump's victory last November. In June, 53 percent of white voters without a college degree approved of the president. "It needs to go up", Conway said. "They are telling him just enact your program.

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  • Back to the Future of Trump TV
Back to the Future of Trump TV

CNN also reported that McEnany was not let go by the network, where she began as a paid contributor a year ago, but had asked to be let out of her contract to take the new job. " McEnany has years of experience developing communications strategies and key messages serving as a correspondent covering both foreign and domestic news and events"...

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  • Special Counsel Robert Mueller reportedly assembles grand jury in Russia probe
Special Counsel Robert Mueller reportedly assembles grand jury in Russia probe

A grand jury is a group of regular citizens who, working behind closed doors, consider evidence and potential criminal wrongdoing that a prosecutor is investigating and decide on whether charges should be brought. " There never were. We didn't win because of Russia , we won because of you", he said. The subpoena seeks both documents an...

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  • Darshan Lal: First Hindu in federal cabinet in 20 years
Darshan Lal: First Hindu in federal cabinet in 20 years

The federal cabinet also included Dr Darshan Lal the first Hindu in more than 20 years. 65-year-old Darshan Lal, reportedly, would be looking after the co-ordination of four Pakistan provinces. Shahbaz's resignation is still unsure, as it could weaken the party's stronghold over Punjab. Pakistan's mix of political parties has often ensured that...

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  • Japan commemorates the 72nd anniversary of the atomic bombing on Hiroshima
Japan commemorates the 72nd anniversary of the atomic bombing on Hiroshima

Bradford peace campaigner Brenda Thomson laid a wreath at the Hiroshima and Nagasaki memorial stone in Bradford during the vigil. Last month, the United Nations reached its first agreement to ban nuclear weapons . The United Nations issued a statement Sunday urging countries to continue working toward a nuclear weapons-free world. On Sun...

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  • Huge cross-voting marks Venkaiah Naidu's election as Vice President
Huge cross-voting marks Venkaiah Naidu's election as Vice President

He seems to be in a comfortable position as the NDA has a clear majority in the Lok Sabha and has the support of some political parties from the south in an effective electoral college of 787 members. "House of Elders (Rajya Sabha) is an important determinant of our democratic functioning to address appropriate checks and balances", she added. Gain...

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  • Two men wanted over stab murder in Chicago flat arrested in California
Two men wanted over stab murder in Chicago flat arrested in California

Following a US-wide manhunt for the two men, Briton Andrew Warren , 56, handed himself in almost 3,200 kilometres away in San Francisco while Wyndham Lathem, 42 , gave himself up in Oakland. Lathem is scheduled to be arraigned Monday morning. Following the interrogations, we will have a press briefing outlining our case against them. Police...

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  • Russian talks with Flynn 'transparent'
Russian talks with Flynn 'transparent'

But Mr Kislyak described his conversations with Mr Flynn as "totally correct, calm and utterly transparent" and said they did not talk about sanctions. The newspaper cited current and former U.S. officials who said intelligence agencies monitored subsequent conversations between Mr Kislyak and his superiors in Russian Federation about the meetings ...

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  • Mueller Investigating Whether Flynn Lobbied for Turkish Businessman
Mueller Investigating Whether Flynn Lobbied for Turkish Businessman

And while the special prosecutor's request for documents from the White House didn't come in the form of a formal subpoena , it's "first known instance" of Mueller requesting any records whatsoever from the Trump administration. Mueller has convened a grand jury in D.C. for the Russian Federation probe, a sign that the investigation into Russia's ...

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  • Clouds threaten slight chance of rain and storms today, tonight
Clouds threaten slight chance of rain and storms today, tonight

Afternoon temperatures will reach the low 70s with a noticeable drop in the humidity. Daily rain chances of 20 to 30 percent includes a slight likelihood of isolated thunderstorms through next Wednesday . Next Monday looks to provide a soaking rain with a few thunderstorms too. Friday's cold front is bringing in a fall like feel outside fo...

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  • China tells India to cease making excuses and withdraw its troops
China tells India to cease making excuses and withdraw its troops

Asked about China's claim of India reducing its troops from 400 to 48 in Doklam , the MEA spokesman refused to say how many Indian troops were there at Doklam, calling it an operational matter. " If the Indian side truly cherishes peace, what it should do is to immediately pull back the trespassing border troops to the Indian side of the bou...

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  • US Marine aircraft crashes, leaving 3 missing
US Marine aircraft crashes, leaving 3 missing

There were 26 Marine personnel on board the Osprey when it crashed in what is being characterized as a "mishap". The MV-22 Osprey involved in the mishap was conducting regularly scheduled operations when it crashed into the water. The Osprey is created to take off like a helicopter and rotate its propellers to fly like a plane. Minister for D...

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  • Mogherini's attendance at Rouhani's inauguration encourages Iranian impunity
Mogherini's attendance at Rouhani's inauguration encourages Iranian impunity

The mounting crisis creates a hard situation for Rouhani, a 68-year-old moderate who won a second four-year term largely thanks to his efforts to fix relations with the West. policy and Trump, and our reaction will be very carefully considered". Commenting on the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, which was signed in 2015, Rouhani said: "The n...

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  • Massive blaze takes over 40 storeys of Dubai luxury tower
Massive blaze takes over 40 storeys of Dubai luxury tower

The tower caught fire in February 2015 and although no major casualties were reported, the external cladding of the building was blamed for the rapid spread of the flames. The high-rise residential tower has caught fire in the middle of the night, sending plumes of black smoke into the air and debris falling below. After the initial fire was pu...

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  • Trump suggested firing USA commander in Afghanistan
Trump suggested firing USA commander in Afghanistan

The meeting was called to consider a new strategy for Afghanistan and the region that Mattis has been preparing and had tentatively promised to deliver by mid-July. "We aren't winning", Trump complained, according to the officials. "Trump expressed frustration that his advisers tasked with figuring out how the USA can help American businesses...

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  • SC to hear Congress plea against use of NOTA in RS polls
SC to hear Congress plea against use of NOTA in RS polls

Patel, who is also Congress president Sonia Gandhi's political secretary, is re-contesting the Rajya Sabha election from Gujarat. The Congress forced repeated adjournments of the Rajya Sabha which wound up business much ahead of schedule because of continued slogan-shouting by Congress MPs in the House.

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  • De Grasse injures hamstring, out of worlds
De Grasse injures hamstring, out of worlds

There exists a mutual respect between the two old rivals to the extent the Jamaican was horrified by the booing and jeering of the American prior to the 100m final in Rio a year ago, and then again at the medal ceremony. "I can't approach it any different". "But there is absolutely zero disrespect from Andre to Usain". And Bolt, who holds the wor...

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  • Trump Considering Sending McMaster to Afghanistan
Trump Considering Sending McMaster to Afghanistan

White House officials have said the president has yet to decide on any new moves. McMaster had previously tried to remove Cohen-Watnick from the National Security Council but was overruled by Trump , who heeded interventions on Cohen-Watnick's behalf by Bannon and Trump's son-in-law, Jared Kushner , who is the senior administration official r...

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  • Syrians, including jihadists, cross from Lebanon to Syria in ceasefire deal
Syrians, including jihadists, cross from Lebanon to Syria in ceasefire deal

In earlier remarks to Reuters , Ibrahim said 120 militants carrying personal weapons would be among the thousands of Syrians set to leave for Syria's rebel-held Idlib province on Wednesday. Three of the Hezbollah fighters were released overnight. A ceasefire agreement between Jabhat Al-Nusra and Hezbollah will reportedly see the evacuation of ...

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  • Harassment reference filed against Imran Khan
Harassment reference filed against Imran Khan

She said her father asked Imran Khan about his intention whether he really had plans to marry her. It has been requested in the reference, filed by Raja Basharat of Muslim League Lawyers Forum with Imran Khan and Aisha Gulalai as respondents, that Khan be disqualified under Section 99 (1)(f) of the ROPA and a by-election for NA-56 be announced.

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  • IEBC ICT Manager Chris Msando was strangled to death — Postmortem Report
IEBC ICT Manager Chris Msando was strangled to death — Postmortem Report

The mutilated body of Chris Msando , acting director for Information and Communications Technology at the commission overseeing the highly anticipated August election, was found in a forest near the capital less than ten days ahead of the vote.

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  • Ga. Immigrant, Refugee Advocates Blast Immigration Reduction Bill
Ga. Immigrant, Refugee Advocates Blast Immigration Reduction Bill

In what will likely prove to be the most controversial provision, the bill would dramatically reduce overall immigration levels by doing away with chain migration. "In the U.S., we don't shut the door behind us", Senator Catherine Cortez Masto (D-Nevada) said on Twitter. Donald Trump is not exactly known for consistent policy positions, but two...

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  • US Secretary of State to visit Philippines
US Secretary of State to visit Philippines

Washington is ready to discuss with Moscow the sequence of steps necessary to overcome the conflict in Syria, US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said . Earlier on Tuesday, a leading Republican senator, Lindsey Graham, said Trump had told him he was willing to go to war with North Korea "if they continued to try to hit America with an ICBM".

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  • BJP 'threatening' us: Gujarat Congress MLAs allege
BJP 'threatening' us: Gujarat Congress MLAs allege

The cash was recovered from his residence in south Delhi's Safdarjung neighbourhood. The searches were believed to have been conducted at Shivakumar's houses in Bengaluru and Delhi. Shivakumar is considered a trouble-shooter by his Congress party and according to an Association for Democratic Reforms report on crorepati Ministers in 29 States...

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  • Jordan Moves to Repeal Marry-Your-Rapist Law
Jordan Moves to Repeal Marry-Your-Rapist Law

Prime Minister Hani Mulki addressed the plenum before the vote, saying the government backs repeal. Tuesday's decision must still be approved by parliament's appointed upper house, or Senate, and by King Abdullah II . A royal committee had suggested abolishing the controversial Article 308 in February, among its several recommendation to amen...

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  • Massive blast at mosque kills at least 20 people
Massive blast at mosque kills at least 20 people

The deadly bomb attack was carried out in the city of Herat , the capital of a province with the same name, late on Tuesday. Hadid said he saw several pieces of a body that was being identified as the assailant. He said at least 25 others who sustained injuries in the attack were also shifted to the hospital for the treatment. The mosque was a...

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  • White House Compares Venezuelan President to Assad, Kim Jung Un
White House Compares Venezuelan President to Assad, Kim Jung Un

The sanctions came after electoral authorities said more than 8 million people voted to create the constitutional assembly, a turnout doubted by independent analysts. "Maduro is not just a bad leader ". The opponent Julio Borges, president of the Parliament, assured that the legislature would continue to sit despite the election of the Con...

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  • Criminal case launched after shooting in Moscow Regional Court
Criminal case launched after shooting in Moscow Regional Court

Three law enforcement officers were hurt, one of them with a gunshot wound. The group was dubbed in the Russian press as the GTA Gang, a reference to the Grand Theft Auto violent series of video games. Charges are brought against nine people who are accused of murdering 17 people and two attempted murders, as well as of banditry, plunder, illeg...

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  • Germany calls for European Union countermeasures against USA following Russian sanctions
Germany calls for European Union countermeasures against USA following Russian sanctions

These new sanctions have already been criticized by other prominent figures in the European Union, including Austrian Chancellor Christian Kern and German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel. diplomats and other staff to stop work in his country. "The threat from the United States to also punish European companies by so-called extra-territorial sanct...

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  • Sen. Brady hopeful for school funding solution
Sen. Brady hopeful for school funding solution

When Illinois lawmakers reached a budget agreement weeks ago, funding for schools was tied to passing a new school funding plan. Illinois' education funding formula was called one of the most inequitable in the nation in 2015 by The Education Trust , a nonprofit advocacy organization, saying too much money goes to wealthy districts.

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  • Sam Shepard has died age 73
Sam Shepard has died age 73

Spokesperson Chris Boneau told THR , "The family requests privacy at this hard time". Chris Boneau further added that "The family requests privacy at this hard time" and that the funeral arrangements will be private. His first major acting role was in Terrence Malik's Days of Heaven in 1978, in which he starred alongside Richard Gere . Over ...

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  • Arvind Panagariya quits as NITI Aayog vice-chairman
Arvind Panagariya quits as NITI Aayog vice-chairman

Panagariya, 64, was quoted by finance newswire Newsrise as saying on Tuesday he is returning to Columbia University. Panagariya had earlier questioned the need for the Planning Commission but was later appointed the Vice Chairman of Niti Aayog (National Institution for Transforming India ), which replaced the Planning Commission.

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  • No point in UN Security Council emergency session with no results
No point in UN Security Council emergency session with no results

In an earlier tweet , she pressed China to "act" and Japan and South Korea to increase "pressure", stressing that the North Korean issue requires an worldwide solution. North Korea said on Saturday it had conducted another successful test of an intercontinental ballistic missile that proved its ability to strike the US mainland, drawing a sharp wa...

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  • Trump on North Korea: 'We handle everything'
Trump on North Korea: 'We handle everything'

A senior Chinese trade official says the issue of China-U.S. trade should be kept separate from that of North Korea's nuclear and missile programs. Schumer's request comes amid increasing US concerns about the threat of North Korea's nuclear and missile programs.

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  • Brexit: Philip Hammond Suggests UK Won't Cut Taxes Or Regulations
Brexit: Philip Hammond Suggests UK Won't Cut Taxes Or Regulations

But the government has moderated its position since the surprise election setback. He said he had not been involved in any Cabinet talks on extending free movement for up to three years after Brexit. "Businesses urgently need to know what a new system will look like - during transition and afterwards", the main industry body, Confederation of Bri...

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  • Hambantota Port Agreement To Be Signed Tomorrow PM
Hambantota Port Agreement To Be Signed Tomorrow PM

It borrowed billions of dollars from China to build roads, ports and airports to revive the economy after the end of the civil war in 2009. Samarasinghe said the port, which is 240 kilometres (150 miles) south of Colombo , will not be a military base for any country.

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  • United States conducts
United States conducts "successful" test of THAAD anti-missile system

The "Flight Experiment THAAD" test was aimed at gathering " threat data from a THAAD interceptor in flight ", according to the United States military. However, South Korean Defense Minister Song Young-Moo said Saturday that Seoul would now begin consultations on the "tentative deployment" parts of the THAAD battery in response to the latest North K...

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  • Laptop Ban on Planes Is Lifted, US Officials Confirm
Laptop Ban on Planes Is Lifted, US Officials Confirm

Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly said Thursday. A US intelligence official tells CBS News senior investigative producer Pat Milton that the ban was prompted by strong, credible intelligence about a possible plot to use explosives hidden in a laptop to try to bring down a commercial airliner.

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  • Paul Ryan is willing keep Obamacare repeal negotiations with the Senate alive
Paul Ryan is willing keep Obamacare repeal negotiations with the Senate alive

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell , R-Ky., and others continued to work on the skinny repeal effort all day Thursday. Republicans John McCain (Ariz.), Lisa Murkowski (Alaska) and Susan Collins (Me.) joined the upper chamber's 46 Democrats and two independent members in opposing the legislation.

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  • Chance for severe weather Friday and Saturday
Chance for severe weather Friday and Saturday

A front will move through the state Saturday and we'll start to clear the skies and lower the temperatures. High temperatures will range from the low to mid-80s during that period, the weather says. Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. North winds at 5-10 miles per hour. Sunday: Mostly sunny, low humidity. Monday: Sunny, with a high near ...

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  • Iran Claims Launch of Rocket Carrying Satellite into Space
Iran Claims Launch of Rocket Carrying Satellite into Space

The U.S. Treasury Department on Friday hit Iran with new sanctions for its Thursday launch of a satellite-carrying rocket . The action breaches a UN Security Council resolution due to the possibility that it could be used in ballistic missile development, according to the State Department.

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  • Local health care experts weigh in on Affordable Care Act debate
Local health care experts weigh in on Affordable Care Act debate

Meanwhile, Save Our Care - which is backed by many of those and other Democratic organizations - on Tuesday launched radio ads targeting four Republican senators over their votes to proceed to debating the Obamacare repeal effort: Nevada's Dean Heller, Arizona's Jeff Flake, West Virginia's Shelley Moore Capito and Colorado's Cory Gardner.

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  • Georgian president: Saakashvili shouldn't have left the country Zoom
Georgian president: Saakashvili shouldn't have left the country Zoom

Poroshenko "signed the relevant decree" on the recommendation of the state migration service which provided "convincing evidence", the statement said . "Poroshenko made a decision to deprive me of my citizenship in an underhanded way, while I am out of the country!" On July 25 Saakashvili wrote on Facebook that he was in the United States.

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  • US, Not Iran, A Destabilizing Factor in Region: FM Spokesman
US, Not Iran, A Destabilizing Factor in Region: FM Spokesman

Behrooz Bayat, a former consultant at the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), told Trend that the nuclear dispute has always had two components: first preventing a putative nuclear armed Iran and second - use the dispute as a leverage to press the Islamic Republic to change its political behavior toward the West, USA and Israel.

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  • US Warns Travelers Of Possibly Tainted Alcoholic Drinks In Mexico
US Warns Travelers Of Possibly Tainted Alcoholic Drinks In Mexico

Mexico is the top worldwide destination for US travelers. It's one of the 10 Iberostar Hotel & Resort locations in Mexico. Connor, 20, was pulled from a pool at an Iberostar resort near Playa del Carmen in January, according to the paper.

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  • Tillerson resignation rumors 'false،' State Department says
Tillerson resignation rumors 'false،' State Department says

When asked how his relationship with Trump was, he said: "It's good". The rumors of a pending "Rexit" were first spread around by CNN last week, when the network cited sources out of the White House in claiming that the top USA diplomat was frustrated with Trump's different viewpoints on important foreign policy matters.

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