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Abilene police officer killed in crash while stuck in traffic Abilene police officer killed in crash while stuck in traffic
- August 08, 2017

The wreck took place about 6:15 p.m. on eastbound I-20 at mile marker 296. But a white, Chevy pick-up truck did not slow down and ended up hitting them, killing Ybarra on the spot and sending the other two detectives to the hospital with what police believe are non-life threatening injuries. (more...)
McIlroy, Fowler, Rahm grouped together for US PGA McIlroy, Fowler, Rahm grouped together for US PGA
- August 08, 2017

PGA play will take place at Quail Hollow this Thursday through Sunday in what is shaping up to an epic showdown between Spieth and Rory McIlroy, who is now the favorite to take the Charlotte, North Carolina event title. "I can absolutely understand some of the logic, and if it ends up as resulting in more people watching our game, then that's a great outcome". In that case, the Tour can begin its FedEx Cup playoffs earlier and wrap them up by early September to avoid conflicting with ... (more...)
Farooq Abdullah warns of 'greater revolt' if status altered
- August 08, 2017

Abdullah said during the meeting, the opposition parties had all decided that they would vehemently oppose the abrogation of Article 35-A. On Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti' statement that she would resign if Article 35-A was abrogated, Farooq said: "She should stand by her statement". (more...)
Hall of Fame video confuses Morten Andersen with Norwegian soccer player Hall of Fame video confuses Morten Andersen with Norwegian soccer player
- August 08, 2017

Also at the camp were receiver Michael Irvin and running back Emmitt Smith, whom Tomlinson had a chance meeting at the camp. Just for the record, Roar Strand is not being inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame , but Andersen is, and deservedly so. (more...)
Mum-of-three shot at in Brazil while 'looking for water' Mum-of-three shot at in Brazil while 'looking for water'
- August 08, 2017

He said: "This whole confusion seems to have happened partly because of the language barrier". Authorities say a group of people approached the auto and yelled at them to either leave the area or get out of the vehicle, but the family didn't understand the orders and someone opened fire. (more...)
Harrington: Trump Agenda Is What Republicans Have Been Backing for Years Harrington: Trump Agenda Is What Republicans Have Been Backing for Years
- August 08, 2017

Trump, a Republican , was winning almost 70 percent of the state's popular vote for president. Republicans were particularly cheered when Democratic Sens. The Arizona Republican spoke critically of Trump when he was still an insurgent candidate and has not been shy to buck the real estate mogul on policy issues. (more...)
UNSC unanimously approves new sanctions on North Korea UNSC unanimously approves new sanctions on North Korea
- August 08, 2017

The United Nations' response to latest provocations by the Democratic People's Republic of Korea-its intercontinental ballistic missile launches on July 3 and 27-has been prompt, with the UN Security Council unanimously approving tough, new sanctions on Pyongyang. (more...)
Rihanna Dons Revealing Outfit For Event In Barbados Rihanna Dons Revealing Outfit For Event In Barbados
- August 08, 2017

The " Loyalty " singer wore a denim jacket and tiny ripped shorts at a party during the latest weekend of Crop Over. Last month, at the London premiere of Valerian And The City Of A Thousand Planets , Rihanna dominated the red carpet in a figure-flattering Giambattista Valli Couture ball gown. (more...)
ASEAN foreign ministers agree on draft COC framework ASEAN foreign ministers agree on draft COC framework
- August 08, 2017

The foreign minister of the world's most reclusive regime, North Korea's Ri Yong-ho, arrived in Manila early Sunday morning to join the ASEAN Regional Forum where eyes will be on who he meets with and what message he has to deliver from North Korean leader Kim Jong-un. (more...)
NK's foreign minister arrives in Manila for ARF
- August 08, 2017

Dominguez said a legally binding code of conduct would benefit not only Asean, but also China. In line with the Asean Community Vision 2025, the agreement aims for sustainable economic growth in the region by providing a more liberal, facilitative, and transparent market and investment regimes among the twelve signatories. (more...)
U.S. professor due to appear in court over Chicago stab murder U.S. professor due to appear in court over Chicago stab murder
- August 08, 2017

Wyndham Lathem and Oxford financial officer, Andrew Warren, were wanted on first-degree murder charges for the death of Trenton James Cornell-Duranleau. Authorities have not said when that will happen. Police began looking for Lathem and Warren on July 27th, after finding Duranleau's body stabbed to death in Lathem's apartment. (more...)
Americas Silver Corporation (TSE:USA) to Release Earnings on Wednesday Americas Silver Corporation (TSE:USA) to Release Earnings on Wednesday
- August 08, 2017

The SI to RA Pharmaceuticals Incorporated's float is 3.79%. The stock decreased 5.57% or $0.13 on August 4, reaching $2.29. The company had a trading volume of 1,695,966 shares. The firm has "Market Perform" rating by Raymond James given on Thursday, January 26. The Company is focused on the acquisition, exploration and development of projects located within the Mexican silver belt. (more...)
IPhone Supplier Foxconn Announces Second Plant Coming to MI in Trump Era IPhone Supplier Foxconn Announces Second Plant Coming to MI in Trump Era
- August 08, 2017

This comes a week after the company announced it would invest $10 billion to build a plant in Wisconsin. According to the South China Morning Post , Gou said automotive development is still more advanced in the USA than in China and added he is also interested in artificial intelligence and deep learning. (more...)
Remains of 9/11 victim identified in NYC Remains of 9/11 victim identified in NYC
- August 08, 2017

Only about 60 percent of the 2,753 World Trade Center victims have been formally identified, according to the agency. The city says it is still working to identify the other 1,112 victims. His identity - which was determined using new DNA technology - is being withheld at the request of his family. Possible remains of more than 20 victims were recovered. (more...)
Cornell University: swimmer that drowned was incoming freshman Cornell University: swimmer that drowned was incoming freshman
- August 08, 2017

A Cornell-bound student from the Bronx is dead, having drowned in Ithaca, police said. A search for a missing person had been underway since about 2:33 p.m. "The signs are in place for no other reason than to keep folks safe when they enter our gorges". 'As an immigrant, sometimes we can not have maybe so much of a heritage to leave to our kids, ' she told the network. (more...)
Asean, China adopt S.China Sea 'code of conduct' framework
- August 08, 2017

Bolivar said the Philippines prefers a legally binding code of conduct but the consensus in ASEAN is that at the very least, the code that is still to be negotiated should be substantive and effective. In a joint statement issued Sunday, ASEAN foreign ministers expressed concern over "land reclamations and activities" in the South China Sea that have "eroded trust and confidence, increased tensions and may undermine peace, security and stability in the region". (more...)
North Korea Gets Rebuke From Southeast Asian Diplomats Ahead of Regional Meeting North Korea Gets Rebuke From Southeast Asian Diplomats Ahead of Regional Meeting
- August 08, 2017

He urged the North to halt its nuclear and ballistic missile tests. The resolution would ban North Korean exports of seafood, coal, lead, lead ore, iron and iron ore. Ministers from Australia, China, India, Japan, Republic of Korea, Russia, and the United States will also be in attendance. "We could have done more to push China to agree to a much stronger document, holding claimant states more accountable", said one ASEAN diplomat. (more...)
Gas prices fall 11 cents Gas prices fall 11 cents
- August 08, 2017

AAA Northeast said Monday that self-serve, regular is averaging $2.29 per gallon. The current price of gas in Virginia is $2.15, which is six cents more than last week, 13 cents more than last month, and 24 cents more than a year ago. South Carolina, Iowa, New Jersey and Georgia saw the largest increases in gas prices over the past week, as state averages jumped 7 cents. Oakland- $3.00/g, up 0.5 cents per gallon from last week's $2.99/g. (more...)
Indian soldier critically injured by Pakistani sniper fire in Kashmir Indian soldier critically injured by Pakistani sniper fire in Kashmir
- August 08, 2017

All four bids were allegedly aided by Pakistani forces, who provided active support, including cover fire using heavy calibre artillery, the army's Northern Command said in a statement. Meanwhile, security forces have launched a cordon and search operation in Pulwama district's Pinglena village, following specific inputs about presence of terrorists. (more...)
Knicks hiring ex-Princeton star, Barack Obama's brother-in-law for front office job Knicks hiring ex-Princeton star, Barack Obama's brother-in-law for front office job
- August 08, 2017

Steve Mills has been promoted to team president and Scott Perry has been hired as general manager. While the Milwaukee Bucks continue to work without an experienced executive acting as assistant GM, as had been planned when Jon Horst was appointed as general manager, they have now also lost another experienced front office executive. (more...)