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Trump dictated son's false story of meeting with Russian lawyer Trump dictated son's false story of meeting with Russian lawyer
- August 01, 2017

That statement did not mention that Trump's son, Donald Trump Jr ., had been offered compromising information about Hillary Clinton in exchange for taking the meeting, or that the lawyer had been accompanied by a Russian-American lobbyist named Rinat Akhmetshin. (more...)
One in five students sexually harassed at Australian universities One in five students sexually harassed at Australian universities
- August 01, 2017

The report showed that students often do not disclose sexual assaults to the police, university administrations or other formal reporting bodies, instead confiding in friends, tutors or lecturers, advocates say. Alcohol, outdated attitudes towards women, easy access to bedrooms in residential colleges, and abuses of power by older students and staff were all highlighted in the report as contributing to the problem of assault and harassment. (more...)
Commission urges President Trump to declare emergency over opioid crisis Commission urges President Trump to declare emergency over opioid crisis
- August 01, 2017

Christie and his team of commissioners argue that a state of emergency would empower the Trump administration to take the bold steps needed to combat the crisis of overdoses, as well as force Congress to take the matter seriously. Increased funding for the objective of developing data sharing channels between state-based prescription drug monitoring programs (PDMPs). They also presented a list of recommendations for combatting the crisis. (more...)
National Night Out aims to promote better police / community relations, Aug National Night Out aims to promote better police / community relations, Aug
- August 01, 2017

At Lake Anne Plaza , beginning at 4 p.m., National Night Out events will include kids' activities, dance crews, a DJ and live music, food specials, a moon bounce, hula demos and more. Target 4247 S Mooney Blvd 5:00 p.m.to 8:00 p.m. MADERA 8/1 Madera Courthouse 5:00 p.m.to 9:00 p.m. 8/3 Madera Fairgrounds 5:00 p.m.to 9:00 p.m. Send your National Night Out community pics to info@insidenova.com . (more...)
Body Of Plano Woman Found At Maryland Beach Body Of Plano Woman Found At Maryland Beach
- August 01, 2017

The woman was identified as Ashley O'Connor, of Plano, Texas, the town said in a news release. Ocean City Communications Manager Jessica Waters said: 'The victim was in a hole on the beach'. Her death appears to be accidental. However, nothing is being ruled out. The man was taken to Peninsula Regional Medical Center for treatment. The Ocean City Police Forensic Services Unit worked with Maryland State Police crime scene technicians to recover the body. (more...)
First West Nile Virus death in Mississippi First West Nile Virus death in Mississippi
- August 01, 2017

There were 2,038 confirmed human cases. "It has no noticeable effect on them", he said. Art Leis, a Senior Scientist in the Center for Neuroscience and Neurological Recovery at the Methodist Rehabilitation Center. In addition, a group of 14 mosquitoes collected in Fontana, Rialto, and Redlands tested positive for the virus. If individuals believe they are experiencing early symptoms of WNv, they are encouraged to contact their primary care provider. (more...)
Top Republican congressman calls for Mueller to resign as special counsel Top Republican congressman calls for Mueller to resign as special counsel
- August 01, 2017

Franks, Arizona Republican, said in a statement issued Tuesday. Special Counsel Robert Mueller leaves the U.S. Capitol Building after meeting with members of the Senate Judiciary Committee in Washington, U.S., June 21, 2017. "Any effort to go after Mueller could be the beginning of the end of the Trump presidency", GOP Sen. Mueller's investigation into President Trump is highly politicized , as the investigating team is allegedly chock full of Hillary Clinton supporters seeking to ... (more...)
Youngstown Prosecutor: Suspect had keys to freezer containing body Youngstown Prosecutor: Suspect had keys to freezer containing body
- August 01, 2017

Layton and Novoa have been charged with the abuse of a corpse, which was discovered on Saturday in several bags inside the freezer by Novoa's landlord's wife. "Shannon has been missed and will always be missed". Graves' sister, Debbie DePaul, told WFMJ that Graves was dating Novoa, one of the suspects, at the time she disappeared. (more...)
Total solar eclipse hoopla leaves me in the dark Total solar eclipse hoopla leaves me in the dark
- August 01, 2017

Although eclipses aren't considered to be a rare event, an event like the upcoming total solar eclipse has not occurred in the U.S. since 1979. July 21 marked one month to what scientists, astronomers, backyard scientists and millions of Americans are viewing with near-breathless excitement: the first total solar eclipse to sweep the entirety of the United States in 99 years. (more...)
Bodies found in creek believed to be missing Suffolk woman, two children Bodies found in creek believed to be missing Suffolk woman, two children
- August 01, 2017

The medical examiner's office has not said if the bodies are those of 27-year-old Courtney Ashe, her 9-year-old cousin, Jaylen Sills-Russell, or her 5-year-old son Cameron Martin. Police said there is a great concern for their well-being. Foul play is not suspected at this point, according to the sheriff. He added it's a "tragic end to a tragic scenario". (more...)
Los Angeles reaches deal to hold 2028 Olympics Los Angeles reaches deal to hold 2028 Olympics
- August 01, 2017

Los Angeles and Paris were engaged in a furious bidding war over the past few months, but ultimately Los Angeles made a deal that will end up giving them the 2028 games. The dual award of the Games relieves the International Olympic Committee of having to test the global interest in hosting the Summer Olympics for several years until the 2032 Games are up for grabs. (more...)
Will resign if money trail statement proven false: Imran Khan Will resign if money trail statement proven false: Imran Khan
- August 01, 2017

She added that during a party meeting, Imran used appalling words for the late Benazir Bhutto and she was very shocked with Imran's use of words. "Among many things, sending text messages is one of their bad habits", she said. "Imran Khan is a fake and characterless Pathan", she alleged. She further claimed that she along with the delegation provided proof to the PTI chairman regarding Khattak's corruption but Imran dismissed the corruption claims. (more...)
Gas prices in metro Detroit see dramatic increase this week Gas prices in metro Detroit see dramatic increase this week
- August 01, 2017

Gas prices should rise 5-10 cents this week, but remain below this year's highs, set earlier this year. A year ago at this time, the average price in MA was 16 cents lower at $2.08. Gas prices nationwide have averaged $2.32 so far this year. AAA Northeast reports Monday that self-serve, regular now sells for an average of $2.24 per gallon. (more...)
Indian police kill militant commander in Kashmir; protests erupt Indian police kill militant commander in Kashmir; protests erupt
- August 01, 2017

Notwithstanding the successes in eliminating dreaded terrorists like Abu Dujana and Abu Ismail, security agencies are not letting their guards down in Jammu and Kashmir as militant activities are on a steep rise in the northern state. Abu is the third top militant leader killed since previous year following Hizbul Mujahideen leaders Burhan Wani and Sabzar Bhat. The report also said that, Dujana had recently married a girl from Pulwama. (more...)
"Stop Sulking and Debating" Nitish told Sharad Yadav
- August 01, 2017

Highlighting his own commitment to secularism, he said his government has given compensation to the victims of the Bhagalpur communal riots on par with those of the 1984 anti-Sikh riots. Last Thursday, Nitish Kumar had taken oath as chief minister with support from the BJP , barely 24 hours after resigning from the post and quitting the grand alliance comprising JD (U), RJD and the Congress. (more...)
Government Launch Bid For European Medicines Agency To Relocated To Dublin Government Launch Bid For European Medicines Agency To Relocated To Dublin
- August 01, 2017

He also insisted that the quality of life in Dublin is "excellent" and that it is a "safe, tolerant, multicultural city with a vibrant cultural and social life". Some of the countries have visited the EMA more than once, for example, Austria three times, and Denmark and France two times. Among criteria for selection are a city's infrastructure, transport links, jobs for employees' families, and the need to spread European Union institutions around Europe. (more...)
Trump awards first Medal of Honor to Vietnam War Army medic Trump awards first Medal of Honor to Vietnam War Army medic
- August 01, 2017

McCloughan was previously awarded the Bronze Star for his actions, but in 2015 friends of his requested an award upgrade. It was not until 2009, when McCloughan's uncle secured him a meeting with Rep. Fragments from a rocket-propelled grenade had hit his head and body. McCloughan was wounded twice during the two-day mission, in which he repeatedly braved enemy fire to rescue his comrades. (more...)
UK High Court blocks Tony Blair prosecution over Iraq war UK High Court blocks Tony Blair prosecution over Iraq war
- August 01, 2017

The lord chief justice, Lord Thomas of Cwmgiedd , and another senior judge, Mr Justice Ouseley, said yesterday that there was no crime of aggression in English law under which the former prime minister could be charged. The former army general's lawyers said in a statement on Monday that the judgment "sets a risky precedent in times of global insecurity" and called on parliament to enact a law making accountability clear in the future. (more...)
Opposition hits out at Modi government over lynchings Opposition hits out at Modi government over lynchings
- August 01, 2017

He cautioned the government against the damage being done to India's image overseas and said "Hindustan" should not be allowed to become a "Lynchistan". Rijiju said when some JNU students hurled abuses at "Bharat Mata", opposition leaders were not as prompt as they were about violence related to cow protection. (more...)
Jordan's Lower House votes to repeal law protecting rapists who marry Jordan's Lower House votes to repeal law protecting rapists who marry
- August 01, 2017

Activists had campaigned for years to abolish Article 308, which allowed rape charges to be dropped if the rapist married his victim and did not divorce her for five years. Last week, Tunisia also scrapped an article allowing rapists to escape punishment by marrying their victim when it passed a new law to end violence against women. (more...)