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Jul 31 2017

Russian Federation retaliates new American sanctions, asks 755 USA diplomats to leave country

An official at the US Embassy in Moscow said there were about 1,100 diplomatic and support staff in Russia , including US citizens and Russians, Reuters reported las...

Jul 31 2017

Opposition parties fail to form consensus on joint candidate

The meeting was held at chamber of the opposition leader in the National Assembly, which was attended by PPP's Sherry Rehman, Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI)'s Shah Mehmoo...

Jul 31 2017

Farmer's 2-run double in 11th lifts Dodgers past Giants

Blach will have his hands full with a deep Dodgers lineup that ranks third OPS, fifth in runs per game, sixth in home runs and ninth in average. The Dodgers now are f...

Jul 31 2017

Trump should leave Sessions alone

The president needs to make a case and the case is super clear. He stated, "I am going to create a statute that would say any time a special counsel is impaneled to inv...

Jul 31 2017

Putin Tells US to Cut 755 From Diplomatic Staff in Russian Federation

The Russian leader did not explain how the figure of 755 positions was calculated. Pressed on whether the response would entail economic sanctions on United States busi...

Jul 31 2017

'I have a boa constrictor stuck to my face' woman tells 911

The hapless 911 operator asked the woman to remain calm but who can when you have a five feet snake wrapped around your head. "They're all ball pythons except for t...

Jul 31 2017

Residents warned to stay indoors after dozen high-security inmates escape prison

Police in the small city of Jasper, where the jail is located, urged downtown residents to stay inside and turn on their outdoor lights. There is a $500 reward for anyo...

Jul 31 2017

Pence pressures China on North Korea

The trip comes as Estonia , Latvia and Lithuania seek United States assurances after years of Russian military expansionism. The vice president urged China to use that...

Jul 31 2017

Locked up: Juvenile offenders with life-in-prison sentences

Carey said that because juveniles convicted of first-degree murder had previously been sentenced to life without the chance for parole, they weren't always given an oppor...

Jul 31 2017

Putin Orders 755 US Diplomatic Staff To Leave Russia

The U.S. bill, which also imposes new sanctions on Iran and North Korea , had been delayed while lawmakers resolved procedural issues and revised language that ene...

Jul 31 2017

High Court rejects bid to prosecute Tony Blair over Iraq War

The Attorney General is reported to have intervened in the case and urged the Chief Justice to block the general's legal challenge on the grounds that it was "hopeless" a...

Jul 31 2017

Georgia owes its statehood to US

Georgian Foreign Minister Mikheil Janelidze also present at the opening ceremony noted the importance of the annual Noble Partner drills, adding that they contribute to...

Jul 31 2017

Police identify man killed in fiery crash after chase

Police said officers tried to arrest York on several outstanding felony warrants when York fled in the stolen auto. Milton police attempted to stop the auto, but it con...

Jul 31 2017

Packaging Corporation of America (PKG) Position Lowered by HighTower Advisors LLC

About 2.34 million shares traded. (ELS) has risen 15.90% since July 28, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 38.22% the S&P500. Packaging Corporation of Americ...

Jul 31 2017

Car Crash Responding Officer Was Fatally Shot In Indiana

He's not the kind of person who goes out and creates trouble'. In a press conference , Allan's chief stated, "Lieutenant Allan was a hard worker, and today was no di...

Jul 31 2017

Floyd Mayweather wants a ridiculous pay-per-view fee for McGregor bout

The vast fan interest in the bout could see it shatter the PPV buy record set by Mayweather'a 2015 'Fight of the Century' with Manny Pacquiao, which was purchased by 4....

Jul 31 2017

Search expands for man thought kidnapped in North Carolina

Stroupe is jailed on a $2 million bond. Now authorities will wrap up with the investigators and district attorneys in Henderson and Buncombe counties and see how they w...

Jul 31 2017

Rep. Brooks: McConnell 'responsible' for health care repeal failure

President Donald Trump directly referenced Murkowski in a Tweet following a health care vote earlier in the week, criticizing her for her votes on the matter. Democra...

Jul 31 2017

Search Continues For Missing Swimmer Off Smith Point Beach On Long Island

The missing swimmer is described as a black man between the ages of 19-21. Anyone with information is asked to call Sector Delaware Bay at 215-271-4940. The Nationa...

Jul 31 2017

Father arrested in hot mobile home death of Largo child

Paramedics arrived and began CPR on the baby, but it was too late. The baby boy was pronounced dead at the scene. Largo police detectives began an investigation into th...