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Garth Brooks Offers To Pay For Couple's Honeymoon Mid-Concert Garth Brooks Offers To Pay For Couple's Honeymoon Mid-Concert
- July 19, 2017

That's when Brooks invited the 28-year-old on stage. The video has gone viral with more than 750,000 views on Facebook. That's when Brooks proposed a present for the couple: he'd pay for their romantic getaway in full if they chose Hawaii as their spot. (more...)
Senate delays health vote after McCain's surgery Senate delays health vote after McCain's surgery
- July 19, 2017

Susan Collins and Rand Paul - have refused to approve the bill in its current form. "We wish Sen. McCain a speedy recovery", said Helen Aguirre Ferre, director of media affairs. "And then we can continue to try to fix, replace or whatever has to happen afterwards", he continued. The Senate bill, like legislation passed earlier by the House, repeals mandates requiring individuals to carry insurance and businesses to offer it, and unravels an expansion of the Medicaid program for the poor ... (more...)
Equanimeous St. Brown Named To Biletnikoff Award Watch List Equanimeous St. Brown Named To Biletnikoff Award Watch List
- July 19, 2017

The duo joins junior offensive lineman Garrett McGhin, who was named to the Rimington Trophy Watch List on July 11. Rahming, a 5-10, 165-pound Powder Springs, Ga., product, has earned preseason All-ACC selection by Phil Steele's College Football Preview (3rd team) and Athlon Sports (4th team). (more...)
Latest Tesla crash proves we shouldn't be so quick to blame Autopilot Latest Tesla crash proves we shouldn't be so quick to blame Autopilot
- July 19, 2017

The driver, David Clark, 58, said in the email released by Tesla Inc on Monday he believed he had disengaged the Autopilot system at the time of the collision. Tesla's Autopilot feature can autonomously control the auto for short periods of time, allowing drivers to remove their hands from the steering wheel while it maintains a set speed within a lane and breaks in traffic. (more...)
Were Trump's Words To Macron's Wife Sleazy? Were Trump's Words To Macron's Wife Sleazy?
- July 19, 2017

But, unlike many who encounter the odd handshake during these early Trump days, President Macron already had some previous experience with it. The French leader acknowledged that Trump's Paris visit - including a formal welcome at Napoleon's tomb, dinner in the Eiffel Tower and a place of honor at the annual Bastille Day military parade - was choreographed to give Americans a "stronger image of France " after deadly Islamic extremist attacks damaged the country's vital tourism sector. (more...)
SHOCKING: Mohammed Shami And His Wife Attacked Outside Their Apartment SHOCKING: Mohammed Shami And His Wife Attacked Outside Their Apartment
- July 19, 2017

This resulted in an altercation between the youth and Shami's driver, Somehow, Shami pacified the matter. The man, yet to be identified, allegedly abused Shami, they added. After being informed, police from nearby Jadavpur Police Station rushed to the scene and based on CCTV footage, they booked three persons in connection with the case. (more...)
PDP fixes date for non-elective national convention PDP fixes date for non-elective national convention
- July 19, 2017

New members of the party executive will not emerge at the August 12 convention because it is non-elective. He said NEC also dissolved the party's caretaker committees in Jigawa and Benue states, set up by the former Chairman of PDP, Ali Modu Sheriff, during the leadership tussle. (more...)
Probe into 'troubling' duplicate voting in United Kingdom election Probe into 'troubling' duplicate voting in United Kingdom election
- July 19, 2017

Among them is Hans von Spakovsky, who, in President George W. Bush's Justice Department, led an effort to purge voter rolls in Missouri; he failed, and was later blocked from a seat at the Federal Election Commission as a result of his overt partisanship. (more...)
West Ham United complete loan signing of Manchester City goalkeeper Joe Hart West Ham United complete loan signing of Manchester City goalkeeper Joe Hart
- July 19, 2017

A leaked image of him posing at Chadwell Heath, the youth team's training ground, has appeared on social media. Chicharito is also understood to be on the radar of Chelsea, according to the same source, and the Bundesliga club's sporting director has confirmed the 29-year-old Mexico worldwide could leave this summer. (more...)
Pence rips Congress after health care bill fails Pence rips Congress after health care bill fails
- July 19, 2017

We've unfortunately reached a point in contemporary politics where a quote like that, in isolation, needs some clarification - because Mike Pence says untrue things about a great many things. "Congress needs to step up". 'Congress needs to do their job now': Mike ... He praised what he called the president's "inexhaustible optimism and determination", adding that, "Since day one of this administration, President Trump has been fighting tirelessly to repeal and replace ObamaCare". (more...)
Gunaratne seals record Sri Lankan chase Gunaratne seals record Sri Lankan chase
- July 19, 2017

Man of the match Gunaratne anchored the chase to perfection after Dickwella's departure, putting on an unbeaten 67-run partnership with Dilruwan Perera (29 not out) to take Sri Lanka to victory. The stumping reprieve cost Zimbabwe dearly. But I am still proud of the way the guys played and the way they fought. It was referred to C Shamshuddin, the third umpire, who ruled Dickwella not out despite replays showing his toe on the crease after he was beaten by Raza - a case where the batsman ... (more...)
JK: Three militants killed in encounter with security forces in Anantnag JK: Three militants killed in encounter with security forces in Anantnag
- July 19, 2017

Police said three LeT militants were killed on Monday late evening in a "chance encounter" in Bulbul Nowgam in Anantnag outskirts. The two were killed after army and police ambushed their auto in Watergam near Bulbul Nowgam in Islamabad district late last night along with Naseer Ahmad of Pehru village. (more...)
AMC says China's Wanda did not fund recent cinema deals AMC says China's Wanda did not fund recent cinema deals
- July 19, 2017

The scrutiny could rein in Mr Wang's ambitious attempt to create a global entertainment empire, including Hollywood production companies and a giant cinema chain he has built up through acquisitions from the United States to Britain. The government is increasing a crackdown on capital outflows in a politically sensitive year in China. Fitch Ratings and S&P have both downgraded Sunac following the Wanda purchase owing to the group's rapidly mounting debt. (more...)
Daimler recall includes 3 million diesel units mainly in Germany Daimler recall includes 3 million diesel units mainly in Germany
- July 19, 2017

Since March, Mercedes-Benz has offered its customers of compact-class cars an improvement in NOx emissions for one engine version. It will cost the company around 220 million euros ($255 million). Daimler also announced that it had created a new line of diesel engines "whose exemplary emissions have been confirmed by measurements carried out by independent institutes". (more...)
Johnson & Johnson Earnings Ahead: Quick Glance Johnson & Johnson Earnings Ahead: Quick Glance
- July 19, 2017

About 2.40 million shares traded. Johnson & Johnson has a 12 month low of $109.32 and a 12 month high of $137.00. It has underperformed by 4.16% the S&P500. It also reduced its holding in Alaska Air Group Inc (NYSE:ALK) by 9,846 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 17,139 shares, and cut its stake in Ishares Tr (IYW). (more...)
Privacy a fundamental right? 9-judge SC bench will decide Privacy a fundamental right? 9-judge SC bench will decide
- July 19, 2017

The issue whether privacy is a fundamental right is pivotal to the challenge to the validity of the Aadhaar scheme and touchstone of right to privacy , said a bunch of petitions before the court. Chandrachud and S. Abdul Nazeer . Both judgments had concluded that privacy was not a fundamental or guaranteed right. Attorney General K.K. Venugopal conceded that there is a "common law right" to privacy. (more...)
Weather warning for Dorset extended - make sure you take your umbrellas today Weather warning for Dorset extended - make sure you take your umbrellas today
- July 19, 2017

The county borough is included in Wednesday's weather warning , which is in place for most of the country. PEOPLE are being warned to expect intense downpours and thunderstorms throughout tomorrow. "It will be pretty active lightning wise". A yellow warning has been issued for between 12.05am and 8pm on Wednesday, meaning there could be some impact to travel and local flooding. (more...)
Baker most popular governor in the country Baker most popular governor in the country
- July 19, 2017

In April , Raimondo's approval rating climbed 10 points from an earlier Morning Consult finding, to 48 percent - an improvement on a 38 percent rating in September 2016. New Jersey's Chris Christie had the lowest approval rating of all USA governors with just 25 percent of voters there liking the job he's been doing. (more...)
DC Chipotle Shuts Down Store Over Food-Borne Illness Reports DC Chipotle Shuts Down Store Over Food-Borne Illness Reports
- July 19, 2017

The list of complaints has a clear theme - episodes marked by customers "vomiting violently", "puking [their] brains out", experiencing "violent stomach cramps", becoming "violently sick", or just getting "violently ill ..." The company also was forced to temporarily shut down at least 43 restaurants in OR and Washington because of reported E.coli cases. (more...)
Widespread abuse charged in German choir school Widespread abuse charged in German choir school
- July 19, 2017

The report on the 1,000-year-old school counted 500 cases of physical violence and 67 of sexual violence , committed by a total... Of the 49 church members who carried out the abuse under what was described as a "culture of silence", nine were found to have been involved in sexual abuse, Mr Weber added. (more...)