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Aug 10 2017

Trump Admin Aims To Target Poor Immigrants With New Bill

Tom Cotton, R-Ark., left, and Sen. Quinnipiac found that among white voters without a college degree, the demographic in which Trump posted his largest electoral marg...

Aug 10 2017

Global stocks slide as US-N. Korea nuclear tensions rise

If carried out, it would be the North's most provocative missile launch to date. But worldwide alarm escalated as President Donald Trump dug in on threats of military a...

Aug 10 2017

Migrants flee after landing amid tourists on Spanish beach

Why? The migrants were blocked by Moroccan police before they reached the double fence at the border. He was later supported by local agents from Tarifa and Barbate. Af...

Aug 10 2017

Federal Judge Dismissed Attorney General Ken Paxton's "Sanctuary Cities" Lawsuit

A woman demonstrating against Senate Bill 4, the so-called sanctuary cities law, waves a flag during a march near the San Antonio Riverwalk on June 26, 2017. "There is ...

Aug 10 2017

Men convicted of multiple sexual offences in Newcastle

Sammy's attacker in Rotherham, Arshid Hussain, was one of five men jailed for a total of 102 years last year for exploiting 15 young girls. I can categorically state th...

Aug 10 2017

Seoul shares open lower amid tensions over North Korea

The North Korean nuclear threat is a "hinge" moment for the United States and China, and for the new global order both nations say they want. Moon said in a telephone c...

Aug 10 2017

China to US: Be Prudent on Aluminum Duties

In 2016, Aluminium foil imports from China amounted to $389 million. USA aluminum foil producers had filed petitions with the US government accusing Chinese producers of ...

Aug 10 2017

'Explosion' of frozen pizzas on motorway after lorry crashes

A mass load of the pizzas ended up spilling across Interstate 30 in front of the Arkansas Department of Transportation office. The portion of the interstate was closed ...

Aug 10 2017

US Senator McCain Announces His Own Strategy For Afghanistan

McCain does not specify how many troops would be necessary to "turn the tide", but he calls for an "enduring United States counterterrorism presence in Afghanistan". Th...

Aug 10 2017

Russian citizen detained in Turkey over attempted drone attack at USA aircraft

Turkish private news agency Dogan said a court later ordered him formally arrested pending a trial. He was also planning to carry out attacks on Alevi associations an...

Aug 10 2017

North Korea crisis puts cozy relationship in spotlight — Fox & Friends & Trump

In a series of tweets on Wednesday, Trump said he hopes the "power" of the USA nuclear arsenal would never have to be used, but he added that "there will never be a t...

Aug 10 2017

Man barricaded inside auto on I75 in Monroe County, highway shut down

Police stopped the vehicle, but they say the man refused to surrender and might harm himself or others. Deputies of the county sheriff's office in Pontiac, Michigan, at...

Aug 10 2017

Outgoing S&WB executive director to receive $175k pension

Several top city officials in New Orleans lost their jobs after a historic rainstorm caused the city to flood, despite promises the city's pumping system could handle s...

Aug 10 2017

Asian shares, USA stock futures, dollar slip on rising Korean tensions

Major indexes in Asia closed lower. The yield on the 10-year Treasury note fell to 2.22 percent from 2.26 percent late Tuesday. USA stock index futures were lower on ...

Aug 10 2017

Number of high school female athletes hits record high

Friday Night Lights should remain high school football's day to shine, according to a National Federation of State High School Associations. In an effort to re-emphasi...

Aug 10 2017

When will the people's mandate be respected: Nawaz Sharif

Sharif addressed a huge rally in downtown Rawalpindi, after starting his journey from Islamabad to Lahore to project his political strength. While Pakistan's currenc...

Aug 10 2017

North Korea hones Guam strike plans, mocks United States president

It said the plan, which involves the missiles hitting waters 30 to 40 kilometers (19 to 25 miles) from the island, could be sent to leader Kim Jong Un for approval within...

Aug 10 2017

Mystery suspects toss firework, flare into Florida Wendy's

Seconds later, the firework explodes in a hail of flaming projectiles directly behind an unsuspecting employee, leaving a cloud of smoke in its wake. Detectives investi...

Aug 10 2017

Trump's claim that his first order was to upgrade nukes isn't true

In reality, the current situation is actually a lot more complex than the president would have you believe. So, what exactly did Trump do in this area? Similarly, i...

Aug 10 2017

8 in preseason poll

Washington will begin its season August 25 hosting Pittsburgh, which received votes in the poll, and the next night will feature a top-10 showdown with the Huskies hostin...