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Big Orange second in Goodwood Cup Big Orange second in Goodwood Cup
- August 02, 2017

As the St Leger hope had done in the past two editions of the race and this year's Ascot Gold Cup, Big Orange made his bid to become the only horse to complete a Goodwood Cup hat-trick by making all the running. I knew he would get the trip. This was Peter Shoemark's idea and I thought at first he was mad, but then I saw the sense in it. Big Orange finished second and trainer Michael Bell said: 'I'm very proud of him. (more...)
China Insists Sees No Link Between Trade and North Korean Crisis
- August 02, 2017

Japan hosts a number of USA military bases and Tokyo fears that it could become an important target for North Korea if a second Korean war break out. "We think the North Korea nuclear issue and China-US trade are issues that are in two completely different domains". (more...)
Impossible to use Aadhaar data to track citizens, UIDAI tells Supreme Court Impossible to use Aadhaar data to track citizens, UIDAI tells Supreme Court
- August 02, 2017

Additional Solicitor General Tushar Mehta, appearing on behalf of Madhya Pradesh and the UIDAI, said that safeguards built into its systems, as well as restrictions under the law guarantee that Aadhaar can not be used for the objective of "surveillance", even if allowed by a court . (more...)
Q2 Weather: A chance of storms ahead of a big cool down Q2 Weather: A chance of storms ahead of a big cool down
- August 02, 2017

Summer weather is returning, as is the possibility of thunderstorms. Sunday will be mostly sunny with highs in the mid-80s with northeast winds around 10 miles per hour. There's a chance of scattered showers overnight for the entire north country. Sunny skies with some scattered fair weather clouds for most. Clear to partly cloudy. (more...)
Even Gene Simmons sees the resemblance Even Gene Simmons sees the resemblance
- August 02, 2017

The bovine doppelgänger's markings quickly drew comparisons to Simmons, who is famous for his long tongue and black-and-white face paint. Genie the cow was born this past Friday, July 28, on a farm in Kerrville, Texas . "Gene Simmons, where were you on or about November 25, 2016?" they joked. Taccetta reported that the cows were listening to Kiss music from a rock station in San Antonio, but it's unclear if that was before, during or after conception. (more...)
Graham: WaPo Report On Trump Statement 'Bothers Me A Lot'
- August 02, 2017

It also paints a picture of a president acutely aware of the scandal - and determined to manage it down to a minute level. "I do want to be clear the president was not involved in the drafting of the statement", Jay Sekulow said during the July 16 edition of Meet the Press , emphasizing that the statement came from Trump Jr. (more...)
Two-year-old identified as Grenfell Tower victim Two-year-old identified as Grenfell Tower victim
- August 02, 2017

The cladding has been blamed for the quick spread of the fire that broke out on 14 June , in which least 80 people were killed. Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is acting following a report by experts at Trenton Fire on cladded buildings across its estate. (more...)
Sentenced to 5 Years Probation Sentenced to 5 Years Probation
- August 02, 2017

TMZ is reporting that Bregoli faced the charges from incidents prior to her appearance on Dr Phil, which went viral previous year. "Cash Me Outside" Girl Danielle Bregoli's Tour Demands Reveal She's a Diva in the Making! . The state attorney's office also claims that the young cyber-star was found in a auto with cannabis earlier this year. However, she is also in the middle of a legal battle between her mom and estranged father Ira Peskowitz. (more...)
Calif. deputies shot, suspect at large Calif. deputies shot, suspect at large
- August 02, 2017

The gunman is still at large. The two deputies made contact with the suspect in a driveway, according to deputies. Once the deputies were inside, the gunman began shooting and the deputies returned fire. Sugarleaf Rastafarian Church leader Heidi Lepp said she received a call from church members who live on the marijuana farm saying a newly arrived worker had become erratic and was holding a gun while ripping up plants. (more...)
Obama team pushing Deval Patrick presidential run Obama team pushing Deval Patrick presidential run
- August 02, 2017

And former Obama campaign strategist David Axelrod, who also consulted for Patrick's 2006 gubernatorial campaign, has reportedly had "several conversations" with Patrick about the advantages he'd have in the early primary states. Contending that voters look for a "remedy, not a replica" in presidential elections, Axelrod, meanwhile, said he believes Patrick - another of his former clients - "is definitely in the remedy category". (more...)
Priests walk into a bar, confusion reigns Priests walk into a bar, confusion reigns
- August 02, 2017

But when they arrived dressed in the clerical collar, the doorman assumed they were a group of revellers in fancy dress and turned them away. Father Michael Doyle said the seven stopped for a pint shortly after the ordination of Father Peter McClaren, the second such ceremony in a week. (more...)
Eric Trump: GOP Should 'Get In Line' Eric Trump: GOP Should 'Get In Line'
- August 02, 2017

After Trump took to Twitter to threaten halting insurance payments , Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer said that the president should stop playing politics with people's lives and health care. The White House hopes the House will vote on tax legislation in October and the Senate in November. "As we go forward, I stand ready to work with my colleagues on bipartisan solutions that result in affordable coverage and expanded options for West Virginians". (more...)
Trump's Pro-Police Brutality Statement Was Just a 'Joke', Spox Says
- August 02, 2017

Trump Jr.'s statement claims that the main topic of discussion in the meeting "wasn't a campaign issue", but was rather about the adoption of Russian children. A lawyer for the president issued the Washington Post with a curt statement: "Apart from being of no effect, the characterizations are misinformed, inaccurate, and not pertinent", Jay Sekulow said. (more...)
Trump Team Could Not Collude With Itself, Let Alone Putin, Says Kushner Trump Team Could Not Collude With Itself, Let Alone Putin, Says Kushner
- August 02, 2017

When asked about the Mueller investigation, Kushner responded, "We don't know where it's going". "I'm sure everyone that's tried this has been unique in some ways", Kushner said. 'I'm a lot more comfortable talking to you guys today 'cause there isn't any press, ' the senior adviser told the interns. He said he didn't think he'd embark on a career in government and politics after Trump's victorious White House bid so he didn't carefully track his contacts with foreign officials, which is ... (more...)
Trump's Tweets Threaten To Destabilize Insurance Markets Trump's Tweets Threaten To Destabilize Insurance Markets
- August 02, 2017

Meantime his negativity about insurance companies raises a different matter entirely. Hundreds of United States counties are at risk of losing access to private health coverage in 2018 as insurers consider pulling out of those markets. Trump has made it clear that he is not a fan of the ACA, even lashing out with the pointed line, "Obamacare is death". Levitt notes that Congress could end the ambiguity over the payments by appropriating the money for them. (more...)
IN cop shooter suspect identified as Jason Brown IN cop shooter suspect identified as Jason Brown
- August 02, 2017

Bowman saw that one of the men had fatally shot Allan while he was trying to help him out. Allan , who has two sons, was responding to the scene of a auto crash in Southport to aid a driver who crashed through a fence and flipped his vehicle. (more...)
China hits back at Trump criticism over North Korea China hits back at Trump criticism over North Korea
- August 02, 2017

This month, the rogue regime launched two intercontinental ballistic missiles that could potentially reach American cities. "China could easily solve this problem!" The Trump administration's threat to impose sanctions against China for failing to reign in North Korea will be very hard to enforce, Dr. (more...)
Michael Jordan Destroys LaVar Ball, Who Now Wants Pay-Per-View Game Michael Jordan Destroys LaVar Ball, Who Now Wants Pay-Per-View Game
- August 02, 2017

LaVar Ball said he would "kill" Michael Jordan one-on-one and now has issued a direct challenge to the six-time National Basketball Association champion. Jordan wasn't done with his epic roasting of LaVar. He can not stop me one-on-one. MJ responded to LaVar Ball's absurd claims. . But the highlight of the early morning was when a fan asked how to slow down the game's best shooter and one of its best scorers. (more...)
Covered California premiums to rise 12.5 percent in 2018 Covered California premiums to rise 12.5 percent in 2018
- August 02, 2017

State officials say Anthem will continue providing coverage only in Santa Clara County and parts of Northern California and the Central Valley. The state's insurance exchange say that on average, customers will pay 12.5 percent more next year. (more...)
Getty Realty Corporation (NYSE:GTY) Experiences Heavier than Usual Trading Volume
- August 02, 2017

National Pension Service now owns 101,791 shares of the real estate investment trust's stock valued at $10,704,000 after buying an additional 5,848 shares during the period. Us Bankshares De holds 0% or 2,489 shares in its portfolio. After having $0.29 EPS previously, Terreno Realty Corporation's analysts see -3.45% EPS growth. (more...)