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US Senate Passes Sanctions Against Iran And Russia US Senate Passes Sanctions Against Iran And Russia
- June 27, 2017

Linking the Russian Federation sanctions to Iran measures will make it more hard for US President Donald Trump to take actions to ease sanctions on Russian Federation and would prohibit the president from doing so without Congress' approval. (more...)
Thousands Pull Lord Jagannath's Chariot Till Gundicha Temple Despite Downpour In Puri Thousands Pull Lord Jagannath's Chariot Till Gundicha Temple Despite Downpour In Puri
- June 27, 2017

The Rath Yatra procession generally stretches as long as 1.5 km and winds its way along a 15 km route through the walled city before returning to Jagannath temple in Jamalpur area after nearly 12 hours. All three chariots were parked at Saradha Bali in front of the Gundicha temple . "Climbing the chariots and touching the deities during the Rath Yatra is not permissible as per the order of the Orissa High Court ", said SJTA Chief Administrator PK Jena. (more...)
Supreme Court reinstates Trump travel ban, will here arguments
- June 27, 2017

In what was seen as at least a partial victory for President Donald Trump, the Supreme Court ruled today that his travel ban-which has raised concerns from the medical community-can take effect for people from six Muslim-majority countries if they have no ties to the United States. (more...)
Shutout moves Twins back into first place Shutout moves Twins back into first place
- June 27, 2017

That was an 8-3 Twins loss on May 14 at Progressive Field. Cleveland would like its starting pitching to be a bit better overall, however, if the offense continues to play like this, the AL Central should be theirs for the taking. Eddie Rosario led Minnesota at the plate by collecting three hits with three runs scored and a solo home run. "It feels good, it feels good", Santana said. (more...)
Texas Sanctuary Cities Law Faces Court Hearing In San Antonio Texas Sanctuary Cities Law Faces Court Hearing In San Antonio
- June 27, 2017

Under Texas law, police officers generally can not arrest people without probable cause of a crime, and immigration violations often end up in civil court, versus a criminal court. Houston City Council this week voted to join in a lawsuit with the Texas cities of El Paso, San Antonio and Austin opposing the new law, known as House Bill 4 (HB4). (more...)
JK Rowling marks 20 years since Harry Potter appeared
- June 27, 2017

Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone was an unqualified smash, and sold some 300,000 copies by 1999. Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone was released in the United Kingdom exactly 20 years ago today, which is sort of scary. (more...)
SC health officials find West Nile virus SC health officials find West Nile virus
- June 26, 2017

He said the West Nile virus is "a lot more prevalent when it's hot" and the heat wave sweeping through the region may quickly lead to different results. Severe symptoms in a few people . DHEC recommends residents pay attention and remove any standing water on their properties, including flowerpots, gutters, buckets, pool covers, birdbaths and pet bowls. (more...)
Mosquitoes test positive for West Nile virus in Ohio Mosquitoes test positive for West Nile virus in Ohio
- June 26, 2017

Amie Worthington with the Kansas Department of Health and Environment says mosquito season is just starting. "They can even see what species are around their house and they can see all the dates of where its tested positive for West Nile". (more...)
16-month-old girl beaten on Father's Day dies 16-month-old girl beaten on Father's Day dies
- June 26, 2017

On Father's Day, Lewis's father, 19-year-old Shaquan Taylor, allegedly beat the baby while she was alone in his care. Taylor denied hurting the child and claimed she was accidentally injured when she fell off the bed and off a toilet seat, according to police sources. (more...)
China landslide: 15 dead, 120 in Sichuan village
- June 26, 2017

Fifteen people had been taken off the list of missing people after the landslide in Sichuan early Saturday, leaving 93 still missing. The official Xinhua news agency cited geological experts at the site as saying the chance of finding any survivors "was really slim". (more...)
Arunachal Guv, CM greet people on the occasion of Eid Ul Fitr
- June 26, 2017

The Rooyat-e-Hilal Committee New Delhi and Central Ruet-e-Hilal Committee Lahore will also hold meeting shortly after the Maghrib prayers today and take a call on Eid al Fitr 2017 exact date. "May the noble ideals associated with Eid-ul-Fitr enrich our lives with peace, harmony and the spirit of humanity", he said in a statement. The Markazi Chand Committee finally spotted the Ramadan crescent on May 27, signalling that the holy month began on May 28 . (more...)
Group of Democrats meet behind closed doors to consider ousting Pelosi
- June 26, 2017

He said the Democratic Party, however, isn't self-aware enough to realize that they'll always have an uphill battle if she's the face of the party. In other words, Pelosi's liberal politics and broad unpopularity were seen as a drag on Ossoff - and, perhaps, the definitive drag. (more...)
Instagram star and fitness blogger Rebecca Burger dies in freak accident Instagram star and fitness blogger Rebecca Burger dies in freak accident
- June 26, 2017

Her family also warned Rebecca's fans to not buy the dispenser from the particular French manufacturer, claiming that there were thousands of faulty devices now being sold on the market. Additionally, consumer magazine 60 Millions said that two other people were injured in 2014 by faulty whipped cream canisters in France . Burger's family also released a photo of the type of device that malfunctioned on her Instagram page. (more...)
Protesters outside McConnell's office Protesters outside McConnell's office
- June 26, 2017

It didn't take long for Capitol Police to show up and attempt to remove the protesters, but they quickly faced barriers. like some of the wheelchairs. Toomey seemed to express support for the bill, but also said he will thoroughly examine the draft and welcomes all feedback. Millions of Americans could lose access to health coverage through Medicaid under the GOP plan to reform the nation's healthcare system. (more...)
America's Cup Match Day Two To Get Underway America's Cup Match Day Two To Get Underway
- June 26, 2017

Emirates Team New Zealand are within four race wins of claiming back the America's Cup after they won all four races against Oracle Team USA on the opening weekend of the 35th America's Cup match in Bermuda. They gained control from the outset and employed superior boat speed to simply sail clear of the hapless Americans. Coutts has been the CEO of Oracle Team USA since it beat Alinghi in 2010. (more...)
Death toll from Pakistan attacks climbs to 73 Death toll from Pakistan attacks climbs to 73
- June 26, 2017

Both of those attacks were claimed by another militant group, the Jamaat ur Ahrar faction of the Pakistani Taliban . The twin blasts in Parachinar followed a bombing earlier in the day in southwestern Quetta, capital of insurgency-wracked Balochistan province, that killed at least 13 people. (more...)
Protesters gather in front of Mitch McConnell's office for 'die Protesters gather in front of Mitch McConnell's office for 'die
- June 26, 2017

Not only will AHCA take away our freedom. While it was reported that the Senate group would release as a draft their bill on Thursday, the secretive process-in addition to trickles of information about what the bill may contain-has been the source of public outrage and protest . (more...)
Egypt's president ratifies disputed Saudi islands pact Egypt's president ratifies disputed Saudi islands pact
- June 25, 2017

It was issued shortly before sunset, when most were at or heading home to eat iftar - the meal with which Muslims break their fasts during their holy month of Ramadan. The government denies the claim, insisting it would never cede Egyptian territory to anyone. The handover of the two uninhabited islands, initially announced in 2016, was approved by parliament on June 14, amid heated scenes both inside and outside the chambers. (more...)
Indiana's ACA health insurance providers propose rate hikes
- June 25, 2017

Health insurers Anthem and MDwise are both withdrawing from the ACA's IN marketplace next year. But others may see as much as a 12 percent increase. Washington Insurance Commissioner Mike Kreidler has been looking at the numerous changes called for in the US Senate proposal on replacing the Affordable Care Act. (more...)
Ryu shoots course-record 61 at NW Arkansas Championship Ryu shoots course-record 61 at NW Arkansas Championship
- June 25, 2017

Park won seven times and was the top earner on the Korean LPGA tour previous year. Speaking after her record-breaking feat, Ryu said: "When I hit a really low score, one thing I learn is that I never look at the big picture". "I think she is a really great golfer, and it's a matter of how comfortable she is on the tour". "So I try not to just not think about the draw too much". (more...)