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Metro Police Arrest 18-year-old in Red Line Metro Train Shooting Metro Police Arrest 18-year-old in Red Line Metro Train Shooting
- August 08, 2017

Metro police had previously released surveillance photos of three people they were trying to find in connection with the shooting, alerting Metro riders that the men were possibly armed and unsafe. He remains in stable condition this morning. The shooting occurred between the Silver Spring and Takoma Park stations in a matter of seconds before 3 p.m. (more...)
Faraday Future Finds New Plant Site Faraday Future Finds New Plant Site
- August 08, 2017

The move comes just one month after the EV startup confirmed it halted plans on a $1 billion facility in North Las Vegas, Nevada. According to the Los Angeles Times , Faraday Future received an emergency loan from an investment firm to the tune of $13.75 million, using a claim to the company's Gardena, California, headquarters as collateral. (more...)
FM meets kin of slain RSS worker FM meets kin of slain RSS worker
- August 08, 2017

The minister also slammed double-standards adopted by critics of the BJP on the issue of political violence in Kerala. At a condolence meeting here after visiting the family members of slain RSS worker Rajesh Edavakode, he said the RSS and the BJP could not be suppressed through violence. (more...)
Aisha Buhari 'Sneaks' Back To London To Be With Her Husband Aisha Buhari 'Sneaks' Back To London To Be With Her Husband
- August 08, 2017

Charlyboy noted that the president should either resume office or officially tender his resignation. The protests held simultaneously in Nigeria and the Abuja House in London. "He has not breached any law or the constitution by staying away from office to take care of his health". "I think they should do their research very well". (more...)
Loneliness is a bigger health problem than obesity - and it's getting worse Loneliness is a bigger health problem than obesity - and it's getting worse
- August 08, 2017

The study , the largest ever of its kind, was recently presented at the 125th Annual Convention of the American Psychological Association . To assess the extent of this phenomenon in other regions of the world and the public health hazard it represents, Holt-Lunstad and colleagues conducted two meta-analyses. (more...)
Apple Just Launched its First Instagram Account Apple Just Launched its First Instagram Account
- August 08, 2017

With more than a trillion photos being taken on iPhones across the globe annually, great pictures aren't hard to come by. Chances are that there are people in every corner of the world now using an iPhone to shoot a unique photo or video. Second, the company is using videos to share a few photos at a time , add sound effects and interview the creators - those sound bites remind me of Humans of NY. (more...)
Amy Schumer to make Broadway debut in Steve Martin's Amy Schumer to make Broadway debut in Steve Martin's "Meteor Shower"
- August 08, 2017

Schumer announced the news on Monday and called the show, "hilarious" via Twitter. Other actors and actresses who will join Schumer on Broadway include Keegan-Michael Key who will also be making his Broadway debut and Tony victor Laura Benanti . (more...)
No under-glass Touch ID in Apple iPhone 8 No under-glass Touch ID in Apple iPhone 8
- August 07, 2017

It is hoped that this will maximise the active display area in relation to the limited physical size of the phone. The code suggest that Apple might soon release a 4K-capable Apple TV that supports HDR. While there are many rumors on what the iPhone 8 may offer, the latest reports claim that the likeliest that will turn out to be a reality and not just remain a rumor is the phone's Face ID recognition, which is said to replace the Touch ID. (more...)
Former CNN commentator Kayleigh McEnany hosts Former CNN commentator Kayleigh McEnany hosts "real news" videos for President Trump
- August 07, 2017

The McEnany-anchored video appears to be part of a Trumpland initiative to combat so-called "fake news" - a term Trump, his inner circle and some in his party use to smear the mainstream media - with what Team Trump calls " real news" - that is, a Trump-friendly spin on the president's tenure in office. (more...)
Former Phillies catcher Darren Daulton dies at 55 Former Phillies catcher Darren Daulton dies at 55
- August 07, 2017

His teammates loved him, I loved him like he was one of my own. Despite his documented eccentric tendencies off the field, Darren Daulton was mainly remembered following his death as a great team leader, and as a three-time All-Star who stood out on defense, but could also produce on offense, as evidenced by his two consecutive seasons (1992 and 1993) with more than 100 RBIs. (more...)
Three teens in stolen vehicle die in Palm Harbor Three teens in stolen vehicle die in Palm Harbor
- August 07, 2017

The news conference will be held at the PNC Bank parking lot, 32491 U.S. Highway 19 and Tampa Road. Four teenagers were inside - Keontae Brown, 16; Jimmie Goshey, 14; Dejarae Thomas, 16; and Keondrae Brown, 14. It spun out, rolled and burst into flames before coming to a complete stop. The problem is that kids think they won't get hurt and the parents don't take responsibility for their children's whereabouts and actions, the sheriff said. (more...)
Congress MLAs return to Gujarat after nine-day stay at Bengaluru resort
- August 07, 2017

Patel's opponent is the BJP's candidate Balwantsinh Rajput, who has recently deserted the Congress to join the saffron party. "Bad timing of shifting MLAs is something which will make them (Congress) suffer", ANI quoted the former Congress leader as saying. (more...)
Nawaz Sharif 'deprived' Shehbaz opportunity to become Pakistan PM
- August 07, 2017

Newly elected Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi , a Sharif loyalist, on Friday backed moves to form a parliamentary committee to investigate the matter after a group of legislators raised the allegations in the House. It will be the first show of political strength from Sharif's ruling party since his removal. The opposition has criticized Sharif's plan as dynastic and undemocratic ahead of next year's elections. (more...)
Flesh-eating sea fleas send Australian teen to hospital Flesh-eating sea fleas send Australian teen to hospital
- August 07, 2017

Doctors struggled to explain the teenager's mysterious injuries, so his father Jarrod chose to investigate. The following night Jarrod went back to the beach with a net filled with raw red meat and caught the creatures he believes were responsible for his son's injuries. (more...)
Andhra: Five, including four Spanish nationals killed in accident Andhra: Five, including four Spanish nationals killed in accident
- August 07, 2017

Four Spanish tourists, including a woman, and an Indian driver were killed when the mini-bus they were travelling was involved in a head-on collision with a tanker in Andhra Pradesh's Chittoor district early on Saturday. The group who were on their way to Pondicherry has actually come to visit RDT Hospital founded by Spanish national Father Vincente Ferrer. Madanapalle Sub Collector Vetri Selvi rushed to the spot within an hour and took up relief measures. (more...)
Korea with new sanctions over missile tests Korea with new sanctions over missile tests
- August 07, 2017

The UN Security Council has unanimously adopted a United States sponsored resolution on Saturday to punish North Korea by slapping a ban on mineral and seafood exports worth more than $ 1 billion and expanding UN black list of its individuals and entities. (more...)
Aamir Khan and wife diagnosed with swine flu Aamir Khan and wife diagnosed with swine flu
- August 07, 2017

Talking about it, Aamir said, "Since today is friendship day, I requested my friend Shahrukh to attend the function on my behalf and he readily accepted". On Sunday, Aamir was supposed to attend a function of their NGO Paani Foundation in Pune, but couldn't make it. Meanwhile, in a communiqué to superintendents of leading private hospitals treating swine flu cases in Bhubaneswar and Cuttack today, Pramod Kumar Meherda, Secretary of the Health & Family Welfare department stressed the ... (more...)
Deadly salmonella outbreak: 64 more cases linked to papayas Deadly salmonella outbreak: 64 more cases linked to papayas
- August 07, 2017

Product was distributed to wholesalers in the following states NY, CT, and NJ, from July 16 to 19, 2017. The recalled fruit can be identified by a PLU sticker that has "cavi MEXICO 4395" on them. The company is taking precautionary measures to ensure the safety of its imported produce by taking samples of every load to a private lab, and testing forSalmonella. (more...)
UN Approves New North Korea Sanctions Over Missile Tests UN Approves New North Korea Sanctions Over Missile Tests
- August 07, 2017

On Saturday, the UN Security Council leveled crippling sanctions against Kim Jong Un's regime. A source speaking to the agency claimed Russian Federation and China might support the USA -drafted resolution . "It hasn't worked. So we're doing more of the same", he says. The new United Nations resolution adds nine individuals and four entities to the United Nations blacklist, including North Korea's primary foreign exchange bank, subjecting them to a global asset freeze and travel ban. (more...)
United Nations security council to bring fresh sanctions against North Korea over missiles
- August 07, 2017

The US is also pushing for tougher steps in its latest UN Security Council resolution, which could be voted on as soon as Saturday. China is central to this drive and is the focus of other administration efforts - and some frustration, mostly displayed in tweets by President Donald Trump. (more...)