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Clashes in Kashmir Leave 2 Civilians Dead, Police Say Clashes in Kashmir Leave 2 Civilians Dead, Police Say
- July 02, 2017

As gunshots were heard in the area, hundreds of villagers came out on to the streets shouting anti-India slogans and throwing stones at soldiers in their attempt to break the cordon and help the rebels escape. The puppet authorities snapped the mobile internet services in Islamabad district and imposed curfew-like-restrictions in Dialgam. The authorities have also announced the closure of educational institutions in the district to prevent students from staging demonstrations against the ... (more...)
Choi, Kang tied for women's PGA lead Choi, Kang tied for women's PGA lead
- July 02, 2017

Choi shot a 4-under 67 on Saturday to grab a share of the lead with Danielle Kang heading into the final round of the KPMG Women's PGA Championship. Lexi Thompson eagled the 18th hole, hitting a three-quarter 6-iron from 180 yards. Lingmerth has just one bogey through two rounds. "Every shot, you have to be 100 percent focused, and that's what got me so overwhelmed". (more...)
Saul Niguez commits to nine-year Atletico Madrid contract Saul Niguez commits to nine-year Atletico Madrid contract
- July 02, 2017

Argentine midfielder Matias Kranevitter admits that he will "look elsewhere" if he fails to make the grade at Atletico Madrid . "I will work as always to the maximum to give back on the field of play the trust that the club has placed in me". (more...)
Body found in hunt for boy, 5, who disappeared after Disney trip Body found in hunt for boy, 5, who disappeared after Disney trip
- July 02, 2017

Aramazd Andressian Sr. pictured before and after his June 23, 2017 arrest . CBS. After nearly two months of searching for Aramazd, the homicide detectives in Las Vegas arrested Aramazd Andressian Sr. The 35-year-old suspect took pills and planned to kill himself, the LA County sheriff's office previously said. The next day, when the boy was supposed to be returned to his mother in San Marino, the father was found unconscious in a South Pasadena park, his gray BMW doused in gasoline. (more...)
Top LeT commander, two other terrorists killed in encounter in J&K Top LeT commander, two other terrorists killed in encounter in J&K
- July 02, 2017

He said after sealing all the exit and escape routes, the security personnel zeroed-in on two residential houses, where the militants were hiding. Two civilians later succumbed to their injuries. Though many turned up to protest the encounter, security forces managed to keep them away from the site. Lashkari is believed to have been involved in the killing of the six policemen last month and was reportedly one of the ultras trapped in the security forces cordon on Saturday. (more...)
EPA chief met with Dow Chemical CEO ahead of chlorpyrifos decision EPA chief met with Dow Chemical CEO ahead of chlorpyrifos decision
- July 02, 2017

In denying the petition, Pruitt reversed the EPA's proposed ban on the use of chlorpyrifos on food crops - and rejected the scientific determination of EPA's professional staff linking chlorpyrifos to brain damage and farmer and bystander poisoning. (more...)
Tennessee Issues Hilarious Response To California Travel Ban Tennessee Issues Hilarious Response To California Travel Ban
- July 02, 2017

Becerra's actions are created to pressure target states to abandon religious freedom laws protecting Christians who oppose sodomy and/or disagree with gender theory. Punishing all for a few ... I saw it as a symbolic move that did not offer much grist for a columnist. "Alabama and South Dakota enacted similar [adoption] laws, while a law passed in Kentucky in March aimed at protecting religious expression in public schools", Gonzales added. (more...)
Prince Charles and Camilla to honour Canada's fallen soldiers Prince Charles and Camilla to honour Canada's fallen soldiers
- July 02, 2017

An official welcoming ceremony took place at the Legislative Assembly of Nunavut, with tradition Inuit elements. "I wish you a wonderful visit with us in Canada", Bennett said. On Friday, they travel to Ontario and Canadian Forces Base Trenton, where the Prince of Wales will meet military personnel who specialize in airlift and search and rescue operations. (more...)
Xi Jinping warns of 'red line' over China-Hong Kong ties Xi Jinping warns of 'red line' over China-Hong Kong ties
- July 02, 2017

Two days later, when they climbed on the statue and held a conventional sit-in - "occupying" the statue - the police whisked the protesters out of sight and into jail. What has transformed Hong Kong , according to Li in a 2013 interview with Jeffrey Garten of the Yale School of Management, is the ability of both the city's and the mainland's regulatory authorities to make decisions to encourage State-owned mainland companies to float in the city. (more...)
Say It With Me: Democrats Want to Fix Obamacare Say It With Me: Democrats Want to Fix Obamacare
- July 02, 2017

During a stop in Omaha Friday morning, the senator said , "I'm suggesting to President Trump and he has now embraced this morning the proposal that we should vote on that old repeal bill again but we should do one really important thing to it - we should put in place a one year delay before it would be effective". (more...)
NWS warns of slight risk for severe weather this afternoon NWS warns of slight risk for severe weather this afternoon
- July 02, 2017

Storms began moving through the region early Friday morning. NOAA's Storm Prediction Center has placed parts of north and central Alabama under a slight risk of severe weather for Saturday . This could injure those outdoors, as well as damage homes and vehicles. The main window for storms will be from noon until 8 p.m. The severe chance is just a bit higher Saturday because of the approaching cold front . (more...)
China hails 'golden period' in relations with Philippines China hails 'golden period' in relations with Philippines
- July 02, 2017

In remarks during the celebration of the 50th founding anniversary of Davao del Norte province, the President said government forces would not leave Marawi City "until the last terrorist is executed". Valera said Duterte's declaration of martial law in the entire Mindanao region following the siege in Marawi City is in accordance with the 1987 Constitution. (more...)
Man charged in disappearance of U of I visiting scholar Man charged in disappearance of U of I visiting scholar
- July 02, 2017

The FBI it arrested 27-year-old Brendt Christensen on Friday. The agriculture sciences scholar disappeared moments after stepping off a bus on her way to sign an apartment lease. The authorities have released a statement saying that their hearts go out to Zhang's family. Police have been investigating the disappearance of #Chinese student Yingying Zhang . (more...)
GST launch is outcome of commitment to federal structure: Amit Shah GST launch is outcome of commitment to federal structure: Amit Shah
- July 02, 2017

A.C and first-class train travel will remain more or less the same after GST , as the service tax levied will increase from 4.5 per cent to 5 per cent. " GST is a simple, transparent system which prevents generation of black money and curbs corruption", said Modi , who jolted the country a year ago by withdrawing more than 85 percent of India's bank notes from circulation in a clampdown on under-the-table dealings. (more...)
India wants all men considered missing in Pakistan back India wants all men considered missing in Pakistan back
- July 02, 2017

One on January 1 and the other on July 1. According to the list Pakistan shared with India, at least 546 Indian nationals, including almost 500 fishermen, are languishing in jails in that country. The US side was represented by US Vice President Mike Pence, defence secretary James Mattis, secretary of state Rex Tillerson and National Security Adviser Lt Gen. (more...)
Former German Chancellor Kohl Receives Military Honours At Funeral Former German Chancellor Kohl Receives Military Honours At Funeral
- July 02, 2017

Netanyahu shook hands briefly with several world leaders and prominent figures, including French President Emmanuel Macron , German Chancellor Angela Merkel , British Prime Minister Theresa May , and former U.S. The coffin will be draped in the EU flag and there will be renditions of the EU anthem Ode to Joy , works by Handel and Schubert and a video called Helmut Kohl , a Great European. (more...)
First Alert Forecast: Sunny Sunday with mild breeze on the way First Alert Forecast: Sunny Sunday with mild breeze on the way
- July 02, 2017

High near 81. South wind 6 to 8 miles per hour. The holiday weekend typical summertime weather is in the forecast with scattered showers and storms in the afternoon. A high temperature near 86 Saturday , with sunny skies and winds coming from the northwest at around 5 miles per hour. Rounds of storms should be firing up Thursday PM, Friday , Saturday , AND Sunday in this area. (more...)
Spider-Man: Homecoming's Rating Is Very High On Rotten Tomatoes
- July 02, 2017

Marvel Studios president and " Homecoming " producer, Kevin Feige , said that the deal struck between Marvel and Sony to collaborate for this film and other future ones fulfills the original intention of Spider-Man creators, Stan Lee and Steve Ditko. (more...)
Pew: Global view of US worsens under Trump Pew: Global view of US worsens under Trump
- June 29, 2017

According to the data collected from 37 nations across the globe, confidence in the US president's policies and character has dropped significantly , especially in nations with close relations to the United States, like Europe and Asia. Poll respondents disapproved of all five Trump policies they were asked about, including the US-Mexico border wall and withdrawal from trade agreements. (more...)
LSU beats Oregon State 6-1 to reach CWS finals
- June 27, 2017

The Tigers did, in impressive fashion. Caleb Gilbert held No. 1 national seed Oregon State to two hits in 7 1/3 innings, Michael Papierski homered from both sides of the plate and LSU beat the Beavers 6-1 today to reach the College World Series finals. (more...)