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Jul 28 2017

United Nations envoy: Jerusalem crisis could have 'catastrophic costs'

Israel will remove metal detectors from a holy site in Jerusalem and use less obtrusive surveillance. Meanwhile, Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas said on Tuesd...

Jul 28 2017

Violence, protests grip Bihar: Unhappy with Nitish, Lalu supporters attack DM

The congress wanted to form the alliance of the like minded opposition parties and then take on the BJP in the Lok Sabha elections in 2019, similar to what Sonia Gand...

Jul 28 2017

Tough to implement five recommendations of Lodha Committee: BCCI

With regards to disqualification of office bearers, ministers and government officials, the board has cited the case of Railways and Services which are represented by the...

Jul 28 2017

Getty Realty Corporation (NYSE:GTY) Receives An Update From Brokers

Russell Investments Group Ltd. now owns 623,575 shares of the real estate investment trust's stock valued at $34,457,000 after buying an additional 25,445 shares during...

Jul 27 2017

Starbucks strikes largest acquisition in its history with China deal

Starbucks Corp . said Thursday that it will become the full owner of its East China joint venture in a bid to expand its presence in Asia. In the USA, sales rose 5 perc...

Jul 27 2017

John McCain making surprise Senate return for GOP health care vote

John McCain, R-Ariz., is seen in Washington, Thursday, July 20, 2017, after news that he has been diagnosed with brain cancer. Now Trump is saluting McCain for returnin...

Jul 27 2017

Grenfell Tower fire may have been 'corporate manslaughter,' United Kingdom police say

Joe Delany, who lives in a block adjoining the tower and has worked with the Grenfell Action Group, told the Press Association: "I think everyone has more cautious scep...

Jul 27 2017

Most Voters Think Firing Mueller Would Be Inappropriate

If Mueller's team begins unpacking these kinds of relationships - and trying to answer questions about whether Russian funding or Russian influence came to bear on Tru...

Jul 27 2017

Jason Chaffetz Still Obsessed With Hillary Clinton, Wants Chelsea To Testify

Clinton was the first woman nominated for president by a major party, and faced Donald Trump , who had no political experience but still won the election. By analyzing...

Jul 27 2017

Sale of Dairy Queen blizzards Thursday to benefit Children's Miracle Network

This mean $1 of every Blizzard sold will go directly to Children's Miracle Network ( CMN ) Hospitals. All of the money raised in this region will stay local. This fundr...

Jul 27 2017

34th National Night Out is Tuesday

Live music will be provided by The Honeymooners, a local rock band that counts Duke Police Community Services Officer Daryl Mount as a member. Chief Jason Edmiston of t...

Jul 27 2017

Zimbabwe's first lady dares husband to name successor

The opposition says the electoral commission is biased and will rig the poll in Mr Mugabe's favour. "He has wisdom. He is not talkative but he knows what he wants", she s...

Jul 27 2017

Israel removes Jerusalem metal detectors after cabinet vote

Under arrangements put in place then, Muslims administer the site and Jews can visit, but not pray there. Jordan can not go against the popular consensus in the city if...

Jul 27 2017

MI mother charged with killing baby boy

She will be back in court for a probable cause hearing on August 2, said WZZM 13 TV . Court records allege that on July 17 Noah was given a bottle around 10 a.m. Joh...

Jul 27 2017

Two Kidnapped Pakistani Diplomats Rescued in Afghanistan

Both the Taliban insurgents and militants affiliated with the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) terrorist group are actively operating in some districts of Nangarhar...

Jul 27 2017

What's the issue with metal detectors in Jerusalem?

Some 100m shekels ($28m) has been allocated to pay for new equipment and extra police officers, the statement said . The argument then was never about the metal dete...

Jul 27 2017

Vikings' Everson Griffen Signs Four-Year Contract Extension

His new contract adds four years to the remaining two on the deal to keep him in Minnesota through the 2022 season. "I'm excited, man", Griffen said of his new deal aft...

Jul 27 2017

Boy Scouts apologize for 'political rhetoric' in Trump speech

Surbaugh added that inviting Trump speak at the jamboree was not an endorsement of him or of his administration's policies and concluded, "W$3 e sincerely regret that pol...

Jul 27 2017

Trump declares he has 'complete power to pardon'

Trump promised to try to restore higher levels of military funding, but also urged the crowd of about 6,500 - many in uniform - to help him push this year's budget, in ...

Jul 27 2017

Flash Flood Warning Issued For Camden County

Saturday. Up to two inches of rain have already fallen, and flash flooding is expected to begin shortly. "Deep monsoon moisture will result in widespread showers and th...