• Defense Secretary, Schwarzenegger say U.S. ready to respond

    Defense Secretary, Schwarzenegger say U.S. ready to respond

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    The president was addressing reporters during his vacation at his New Jersey golf club before a security briefing with top advisers. Mattis and Tillerson praised South Korea for its willingness to deploy a USA missile defense system, a step China had opposed over concern that the system's radar would allow it to peer into Chinese territory.
  • Top US general says it's Trump's decision whether to strike N. Korea

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    Trump has declared that policy dead, but many of his administration's moves have been similar, including drafting a recent United Nations resolution that imposed tougher sanctions against Pyongyang. This year both dates are especially significant as North Korea's military leaders have said they will complete their preparations in "the middle of the month" to launch ballistic missiles toward the Pacific island of Guam, an American territory and home to huge Air Force and Navy bases.
  • Karti Chidambaram can't leave the country until questioned

    Karti Chidambaram can't leave the country until questioned

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    The Supreme Court was today categorical that Karti Chidambaram, son of Congress leader and former Union Minister P Chidambaram , would not be allowed to leave India without subjecting himself to investigation in a corruption case. "If you succeed in quashing the plea, we will defer the investigation, but don't go overseas". Have you participated and co-operated with the investigating officer? He also said it was issued without jurisdiction to prevent him from travelling overseas.
  • Bezeq Telecoms acting chairman detained in bribery probe

    Bezeq Telecoms acting chairman detained in bribery probe

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    One of the world's wealthiest men has again been detained in Israel, by police investigating allegations of fraud, forgery and money laundering. The statement, which did not name the foreign nation, said that "in line with the developments in the investigation, a decision will be made whether to bring any of those involved to court for a discussion of the case".
  • Man Stabbed To Death Over Parking Lot Dispute

    Man Stabbed To Death Over Parking Lot Dispute

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    A brawl broke out, and at some point, a knife was pulled. Witnesses say the homeowner went inside to get his brother as backup and they began fighting with the vehicle owner and the auto owner's friend when at some point, a knife was pulled.
  • Powerball jackpot expected to be $430 million on Wednesday

    Powerball jackpot expected to be $430 million on Wednesday

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    US Powerball, the biggest lottery in the world, offers a jackpot prize worth $430 million US on Tuesday 15 August, after a long series of rollovers. The next drawing is coming up on Wednesday. That ranges from $4 winners to the $1 million consolation prize, which is awarded for hitting five numbers without having the all-important red Powerball.
  • Ivanka Trump denounces white supremacists and neo-Nazis; it doesn't go well

    Ivanka Trump denounces white supremacists and neo-Nazis; it doesn't go well

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    Trump was scheduled to meet with Sessions and FBI Director Christopher Wray on Monday morning to discuss the Charlottesville incident, the White House said in a statement . Sessions' tease of a new Trump statement means that the administration knows it can't get by with implicit condemnation. Speaking after the attack, Trump condemned the 'egregious display of hatred, bigotry and violence, on many sides'.
  • Alt-Right Rally Organizer Chased Away During Charlottesville Speech

    Alt-Right Rally Organizer Chased Away During Charlottesville Speech

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    White supremacists had gathered in Charlottesville to voice frustration against the city's plans to take down a statue of Confederal Gen. Robert E. Some held up signs promoting peace in response to Saturday's violence in Charlottesville . They descended on a statue of United States civil war general Robert E Lee that is due to be removed because he fought to keep slavery legal.
  • PDP playing a sinister role in Article 35A intrigue: Omar

    PDP playing a sinister role in Article 35A intrigue: Omar

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    Omar Abdullah in turn marries outside the state and his children continue to enjoy same rights and privileges but same was not the case with his sister Sara Abdullah who too had married outside the state, he added, this was not only discriminatory on the grounds of gender bias but also violative of right to equality under the Constitution's Article 14.
  • Teenage jet skier missing on Merrimack River

    Teenage jet skier missing on Merrimack River

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    Dematos, who was minorly injured in the crash, faces several other charges, including driving negligently, at night, without lights, too close to another vessel as well as use of an unregistered motorboat. Search and rescue boats from Chelmsford, Lowell and Tyngsboro scoured the river on both shores, while a helicopter with the Massachusetts State Police Air Wing scanned vast stretches of the water from the night sky.
  • Charlottesville victim Heather Heyer 'stood up' against what she felt was wrong

    Charlottesville victim Heather Heyer 'stood up' against what she felt was wrong

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    The violent clashes between the far-right rallies and counterprotesters prompted the governor of Virginia , Terry McAuliffe, to declare a state of emergency in Charlottesville on Saturday. The organizers handed out red roses and miniature USA flags. Kessler, 34 had barely begun his remarks at the news conference when protesters drowned him out shouting "shame" and "murderer" before two protesters appeared to rush the stage, which sent Kessler fleeing with police he would later blame for ...
  • Badgers to play Notre Dame at Lambeau Field in 2020

    Badgers to play Notre Dame at Lambeau Field in 2020

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    The last time the two sides met was in 1964 when the Fighting Irish bested the Badgers, 31-7. Notre Dame does not have any players from the state of Wisconsin now on its roster. In addition to the '29 meeting with the Irish, the Badgers defeated Great Lakes in 1942 and Northern Illinois in 2011. The Badgers played at Lambeau Field in 2016, beating LSU at the home of the Packers, 16-14.
  • The Fast And The Furious

    The Fast And The Furious

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    Directed by F. Gary Gray, The film stars Vin Diesel , Michelle Rodriguez, Dwayne Johnson, Tyrese Gibson , Ludacris, Lucas Black, Kurt Russell, Jason Statham, Charlize Theron, Elsa Pataky, Nathalie Emmanuel, Scott Eastwood, Kristofer Hivju and Helen Mirren.
  • Submarine in missing journalist case sunk on objective, Danish police say

    Submarine in missing journalist case sunk on objective, Danish police say

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    Wall was on a reporting assignment aboard the UC3 Nautilus submarine owned by 46-year-old Danish inventor Peter Madsen. However, no body has been found. On Saturday, after a two-hour custody hearing held in private, Judge Kari Sørensen ordered that Madsen be held in pre-trial detention for 24 days while the investigation into Wall's disappearance continued.
  • Trump to Call for China IT Trade Probe on Monday

    Trump to Call for China IT Trade Probe on Monday

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    In a background briefing with reporters on Saturday, White House officials pointed to frustration from US businesses that they have to share intellectual property with China as a condition for doing business in the country. Trump was due on Monday to sign a memorandum directing US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer to determine whether any Chinese laws, policies or practices discriminate against or harm American innovators and technology companies.
  • San Diego vigil held in response to Virginia violence

    San Diego vigil held in response to Virginia violence

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    Lee, according to the Associated Press . "There are more people who believe that all of us are created equal", Stadler said. "We have a great diverse population here in Columbia that we cherish and value", Galen said. From religious and political groups, to social equality organizations, Sunday night's protest brought out people from all backgrounds. Counter-protesters were present on Saturday, and it turned violent when authorities say an OH man rammed a vehicle into a group of ...
  • Model's 'kidnap ordeal real and very frightening'

    Model's 'kidnap ordeal real and very frightening'

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    He said the door would be open and I should let myself in. Just weeks later in Milan, she was lured to a fake photo shoot, drugged, handcuffed and loaded into a auto boot before being held to ransom for six days in a terrifying ordeal. Many people are questioning why she didn't try and escape when her captor took her out shopping for new shoes and why she put herself in front of the media as soon as she was released.