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The objective is to reduce the number of drunk drivers getting behind the wheel of a vehicle to endanger others and themselves. The Manitowoc Police Department will join hundreds of law enforcement agencies across Wisconsin to combat drunken driving during the annual " Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over " initiative.
  • There will be no war on Korean peninsula: South Korean Prez

    There will be no war on Korean peninsula: South Korean Prez

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    Mr Dunford, who will also meet with leaders in Japan and China , "stressed that North Korea's ballistic missile and nuclear weapons programmes threaten the entire global community", the spokesman added . The South Korean president says the North Korean nuclear crisis must "absolutely be solved peacefully" and there can be no US military moves without South Korean consent .
  • Powerball Jackpot Soars To $535 Million

    Powerball Jackpot Soars To $535 Million

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    There was no winning ticket for the Powerball jackpot on Wednesday, Aug. 16, so the jackpot will grow to $510 million. Players of the popular lottery game have multiple options when it comes to claiming the prize.
  • Netanyahu Condemns 'Expressions of Anti-Semitism' in Charlottesville

    Netanyahu Condemns 'Expressions of Anti-Semitism' in Charlottesville

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    Sources close to Prime Minister Netanyahu told the Times of Israel that Yair was "an adult and his views are his alone". "They belong to the past". "Nobody wants to say it, but I will say it right now", Trump said. Leaders of liberal Jewish groups, who represent the majority of American Jews, are already at odds with the Israeli government over issues such as egalitarian prayer and recognition of religious conversions.
  • UK Proposes an Open Border with Ireland

    UK Proposes an Open Border with Ireland

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    The issue is particularly sensitive in Northern Ireland , where there are fears that Brexit could lead to the return of border checks. Businesses in Northern Ireland depend upon goods and people being able to move freely across the border with the Irish Republic and this must continue after Brexit.
  • 2 pilots, 3 crew on missing Army helicopter

    2 pilots, 3 crew on missing Army helicopter

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    The search has since moved with the ocean current, about five miles offshore. Personnel at the joint forward incident command post at Haleiwa Boat Harbor continue to coordinate search-and-rescue efforts. Among the aircraft searching is a Coast Guard HC-130 Hercules airplane and MH-65 Dolphin helicopter from Air Station Barbers Point, an Army aircrew, and boats from the Coast Guard and Honolulu Fire Department.
  • Trump Scolds CNN's Jim Acosta For Asking About Charlottesville

    Trump Scolds CNN's Jim Acosta For Asking About Charlottesville

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    President, could you explain why you did not condemn those hate groups by name over the weekend?" he said. " They have been condemned ", said Trump. You're fake news . Thank you everybody'. "It's been going on for a long time in our country". By Sunday, the White House issued a statement from an unnamed spokesperson clarifying that Trump had condemned "white supremacists, KKK, neo-Nazi and all extremist groups" in his initial remarks, even though Trump didn't single any group out by name.
  • Debbie Wasserman Schultz IT Aide Indicted on Four Counts

    Debbie Wasserman Schultz IT Aide Indicted on Four Counts

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    Imran Awan tried fleeing the country to his native country Pakistan but was captured at Dulles International Airport by the authorities and was arrested for bank fraud. "The Awans received millions of dollars in taxpayer funds for their work as IT staffers for Democratic congressional members", The Daily Caller reported last month ".
  • Don't want to be in contact with Sharif, says Zardari

    Don't want to be in contact with Sharif, says Zardari

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    While talking to the media in the provincial capital, Kaira claimed that "agencies" made happen Nawaz Sharif's victories in elections of the past. "I do not understand who is advising Bilawal", said the PML-N leader. Dawn News reported that the court will initiate day-to- day proceedings against the Pakistan People's Party co- chairperson over his allegedly illegal assets, both in Pakistan and overseas.
  • Saudi coalition to blame for 51% of Yemen's child casualties

    Saudi coalition to blame for 51% of Yemen's child casualties

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    Saudi-led coalition's airstrike hits Yemeni Capital, Sana'a in 2015. "We call on all sides to avoid any civilian casualties and particularly that of children". In this annual document on children and armed conflict, seen by AFP, are listed in the countries and organizations accused including the recruitment and use of children, killing, mutilating, removing or committing acts of sexual abuse against them.
  • California woman says husband missing after Barcelona terror attack

    California woman says husband missing after Barcelona terror attack

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    A driver had plowed through pedestrians on La Rambla , killing at least 13 people and injuring more than 100. Heidi Nunes and her husband Jared Tucker . Nunes said eventually police came along and told them to evacuate, but she had no idea where Tucker was. "Everything seemed out of control", Ochoa said.
  • A-level results: How did Worcester schools do?

    A-level results: How did Worcester schools do?

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    Meanwhile, 71 per cent achieved A-C grades and 99 per cent achieved A-E grades. A breakdown shows a 4% decrease in United Kingdom applicants, while the number of European Union students planning to study at a United Kingdom university or college has fallen by 5%.
  • All Florida Prisons Placed on Lockdown

    All Florida Prisons Placed on Lockdown

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    The cancellation does not apply to work release centers, department officials said. The FDC received information-"credible intelligence"-that "small groups " of inmates were going to cause a disturbance". The Herald pointed out that the lockdown was confirmed two days before the Millions for Prisoners' Human Rights March on Washington is scheduled to take place.
  • White Rock-South Surrey opens play in Little League World Series today

    White Rock-South Surrey opens play in Little League World Series today

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    Cartnick walked and scored on a wild pitch to cut it to 4-2 in the third, but New England got a two-RBIs triple from Matthew Vivona to break the game open in the fourth. "Being at Williamsport (...) is about the experience and being able to soak this all in, and to come out with a win is absolutely fantastic". "It's a great group of kids they can look up to".
  • Terror suspects shot dead after 13 killed in Barcelona attack

    Terror suspects shot dead after 13 killed in Barcelona attack

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    Six civilians and a police officer were injured in Cambrils when the attackers, wearing explosive belts, ran them over in a auto, before police shot them dead s. A damaged van, believed to be the one used in the attack, is surrounded by forensics officers in the Las Ramblas area in Barcelona , Spain , Aug.
  • Taiwanese tourists injured in Barcelona terrorist attack

    Taiwanese tourists injured in Barcelona terrorist attack

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    Markel Artabe had just finished his shift as a waiter in Cambrils and was heading off for an ice-cream when he heard shots: only a few hours after the carnage in Barcelona, the Catalan coast was suffering another attack. Shirazinia said the driver appeared to be driving "in a zig-zag motion" as fast as he could, trying to hit as many people as possible. Update: So this was another vehicle attack, this time using a auto.
  • Spanish Police Kill Five Suspects in Counter-Terrorism Raid Near Barcelona

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    One person died and another was injured in that incident, police said. Authorities in the area were detonating controlled explosions, according to their Twitter account, but said the situation is under control. At least 13 people were killed and 80 injured when a van, which witnesses said was traveling at a high speed through the tourist area, mowed down people in Barcelona.
  • Erdoğan to Turks in Germany: Don't vote for Merkel, Schulz, Greens

    Erdoğan to Turks in Germany: Don't vote for Merkel, Schulz, Greens

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    Erdogan has blamed the SPD and CDU for using anti-Turkey rhetoric in their election campaigns, saying it is a disgrace for the country. "Give necessary support to political parties that do not engage in enmity against Turkey . Tensions have spiralled in recent months between Germany and Turkey , in one of the most significant crises in years between two North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies with long-standing historical links.
  • Trump, Charlottesville violence and southern monuments

    Trump, Charlottesville violence and southern monuments

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    But don't be deceived into believing that the anti-Trump angst factories on the left are only about Trump. Now, belatedly, contributors are fleeing the site and Conservative politicians are boycotting it. And it appears that most Americans agree with that, despite the media's conscious effort to suggest otherwise. It's not hard to figure out why: most Americans told pollsters this week they oppose how Trump has handled Charlottesville.
  • Philippine officials attend SEAG council meeting to officially accept hosting 2019 meet

    Philippine officials attend SEAG council meeting to officially accept hosting 2019 meet

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    The 29th biennial multi-sport event participated in by Southeast Asian nations will be held in Malaysia from August 19 to 30 this year. The Philippines last hosted the biennial games in 2005. It will be recalled that the government, through the PSC, decided not to pursue the hosting saying that there are plans to use the budget for the rehabilitation of Marawi City and other areas in Mindanao.