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Aug 30 2017

7 more children lose battle to encephalitis in Gorakhpur's BRD college

The figure since January reads 1250. Despite police investigations and medical enquiries, death of children in Gorakhpur's BRD medical college continues unabated. Amo...

Aug 30 2017

Kenya's Supreme Court ends election challenge hearing

In 2013 Odinga took his dispute to the courts, and lost. Mr Odinga told the court at the start of the hearing of the presidential petition that the integrity of the ele...

Aug 30 2017

Raytheon's New Missile Just Successfully Intercepted a Ballistic Missile in Test

The missile travelled over the northern island of Hokkaido and landed in the sea. The test comes amid heightened tensions between North Korea and the US. "US Pacific ...

Aug 30 2017

Ric Flair Posts First Tweet Since Health Scare: "Naitch WILL Be Back!"

Perhaps by coincidence, Flair's souvineer shop is now selling a black T-shirt that says: "I ain't dead yet, (expletive)". "I'm not going to point my finger at anybody e...

Aug 30 2017

Putin to Netanyahu: Russia's Strategic Ally in Syria is Iran

Trump's son-in-law and senior adviser Jared Kushner, along with peace envoy Jason Greenblatt and Deputy National Security Adviser for Strategy Dina Powell, met with Abbas...

Aug 30 2017

SBA Communications Corporation (SBAC) Price Target Raised to $168.00

Iridian Asset Management LLC CT now owns 2,641,198 shares of the technology company's stock valued at $356,298,000 after buying an additional 1,237,008 shares during the ...

Aug 30 2017

Lebanon's negotiated ISIL evacuation angers many

The Islamic State fighters were believed to be accompanied by family members in 17 buses and 11 ambulances, and at least 25 of them were wounded, according to statements...

Aug 30 2017

Needle Tilting Mid-Session For Breitburn Energy Partners LP (BBEPQ)

The stock declined 0.83% or $0.22 reaching $26.32 on the news. About shares traded. DCP Midstream LP (NYSE:DPM) has 0.00% since August 30, 2016 and is. Stifel Nicolaus ha...

Aug 30 2017

Thai PM brushes aside deal behind Yingluck's escape

It was the first official comment from the party since its embattled former leader failed to turn up in court last Friday to hear the verdict in a criminal negligence cas...

Aug 30 2017

Pentagon Unveils Plan to Execute Trump Order Banning Trans People From Military

Army - in their lawsuit filed in federal court in Seattle on Monday. The Pentagon chief said that after the panel makes its recommendations and he consults with the...

Aug 30 2017

Texas man who lost everything to Harvey finds father alive

Mitchell said he hasn't had cellphone service since Thursday or Friday and had walked 12 miles from his devastated home into Rockport, trying to get to his father's home....

Aug 30 2017

FTC issues warning about Hurricane Harvey scams

Some of the charities working in Houston with the highest rating from Charity Navigator include Direct Relief and MAP International, each of which had flawless scor...

Aug 30 2017

Nawaz Sharif leaves for London today

According to Sharif's close aide Senator Pervaiz Rashid, the former premier will stay in London for at least 10 days. Nawaz will reach London via flight EK-625 of a pri...

Aug 30 2017

Trump declares emergency in Louisiana for storm Harvey

Another 5 to 10 inches (13 to 25 centimeters) of rain could fall in western Louisiana, forecasters said. Of course, the concern for New Orleans is whether any slow-mo...

Aug 30 2017

Hurricane Harvey Poses Danger to Ill-Prepared New Orleans

New Orleans woke up with an uneasy sense of déjà vu Tuesday as it kept a wary eye on Tropical Storm Harvey while marking the 12th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina. Day...

Aug 30 2017

IAEA launches low-enriched uranium bank in Kazakhstan

The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) supported by the Kazakh government opened August 29 its first-ever Low Enriched Uranium (LEU) Bank in Kazakhstan. The bank...

Aug 30 2017

Mayor Hamilton signs letter in support of DACA recipients

The 10, led by Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton, have asked Trump to end the Obama-era program by September 5th or face a federal court challenge. Garcetti, chairman o...

Aug 30 2017

Remnants of Harvey could threaten Football Friday

Windy. Lows in the low 70s. Rain should exit the area on Sunday and that means you might actually have a decent Labor Day , just not an entire Labor Day Weekend . W...

Aug 30 2017

Scammers trying to take advantage of your generosity to Hurricane Harvey victims

Verify the trustworthiness of soliciting relief organizations by visiting give.org to access free reports that specify if the charity meets the 20 BBB standards for cha...

Aug 30 2017

Kim Jong Un Fathers a Third Child

The test had prompted an emergency meeting of the United Nations Security Council on containing the Korean threat. Nuclear-armed North Korea fired a ballistic missil...