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Jul 13 2017

United Kingdom naval mission on people-smuggling led to more deaths, report says

The tactics used by the European Union's naval mission - in which Britain plays a leading role - to tackle people-smuggling in the Mediterranean have resulted in more d...

Jul 13 2017

Warm, Humid & Mostly Sunny

Tomorrow will need to be watched for a better chance of storms as a front rolls in from the Great Lakes. Once again the day will be warm and humid with a mix of clouds an...

Jul 13 2017

Scalise out of intensive care, remains in serious condition

Scalise was previously released at the end of June but was re-admitted in early July over concerns of a new infection. Representatives for the hospital could not be imm...

Jul 13 2017

Louisiana Sen. Kennedy says it's time to vote on health care

Leaving the tax in place would be "discouraging", Toomey said: "But it looks as though I have lost that argument". At the time , McConnell didn't have enough votes...

Jul 13 2017

South Korea Disputes North's Claim of Long-Range Missile Test

Still, U.S. policymakers must find an effective way to avoid drastic measures. North Korea on July 4 test-fired a launch of an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICB...

Jul 13 2017

Bomb threat forces evacuation at UCLA

Emergency lights could be seen flashing inside the evacuated residence halls. The phoned-in bomb threat was reported about 10:10 p.m.at UCLA Sunset Recreation Center,...

Jul 13 2017

Katie Holmes and Cuba Gooding Jr. star in Air New Zealand campaign

Air NZ has joined forces with actors Cuba Gooding Jr . and Katie Holmes for its latest saefty clip, " A Fantastical Journey ". The Alice in Wonderland-themed video h...

Jul 13 2017

VIRAL PHOTO! Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma Vacationing in NY

On Wednesday evening, Virat delighted every one of us with a selfie featuring himself and Anushka, which was actually a sneak peek into their "much needed break ". Pre...

Jul 13 2017

Buhari not feeling better,will never return as President, says Fani-Kayode

Nigeria's acting president has met with President Muhammadu Buhari in London, where he has been for more than two months for medical issues as concerns grow about his h...

Jul 13 2017

Government launches injectible contraceptives for population control

State Director of National Population Commission (NPC) in Anambra, Mr Joachin Ulasi who read a text of the chairman of the commission, Chief Eze Duruiheoma in a press con...

Jul 13 2017

Bryce Harper's All-Star Cleats Are Gorgeous

Still almost two years out from what is anticipated to be perhaps the most scrutinized free agency in any sport since LeBron James', Harper already is fielding a rema...

Jul 13 2017

Kerala man held for trying to join IS

A man from Kerala's Kannur with alleged ISIS links, who was deported by the Turkish police for holding a fake passport, was arrested at the Delhi global airport on Wednes...

Jul 13 2017

Sen. Chuck Grassley: What Was Russian Lawyer Doing in the US?

Grassley's letter notes that Veselnitskaya's alleged role in efforts to undermine American sanctions as part of her lobbying against the Magnitsky Act was cited in a comp...

Jul 13 2017

Trump backs off cybersecurity unit with Russian Federation

He says Putin "vehemently denied" the conclusions of American intelligence agencies. U.N. Ambassador Nikki Haley, however, defended the move, arguing that working wit...

Jul 13 2017

Malta says yes to same-sex marriage

The first labour minister, Joseph Muscat , promised that this law would be the first of its new mandate, during the legislative elections of June that had to be renewe...

Jul 13 2017

Mob Attacks Mahagun Moderne Society After Maid Is Beaten

According to reports, the attackers were domestic helps and neighbours of a maid, 26-year-old Zohra, who was allegedly beaten up by one of the residents. The residents, h...

Jul 13 2017

MARKET BUZZ: China's June Exports, Imports Beat Expectations; Headwinds Remain - Capital Economics

Imports of natural gas in the first six months of the year were up 15.9 percent at 31.09 million tonnes, while imports of refined oil products fell by 2.8 percent to 15.0...

Jul 13 2017

Charges possible for taking Marine crash debris

That debris prompted MS governor Phil Bryant to speak up, warning people to not take items from the crash site , or else risk prosecution. "None of that stuff should b...

Jul 13 2017

5 king cobras found in express mail package at JFK airport

U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers uncovered a slithering special delivery at Kennedy Airport last month after finding that five snakes had, indeed, made it to...

Jul 13 2017

Reasons to resist striking first against North Korea

SIMON: And let me ask you about the notion of bilateral talks because a lot of people have urged the United States to do that. The North's ICBM launch, its most s. The tw...