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Global Trump Supporter Heckled At Boston Rally
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Officials estimated a turnout of 40,000 demonstrators. A 32-year-old woman, Heather Heyer, was killed and several people were injured when a man crashed a auto into a crowd of counter-protesters at last Saturday's rally. The Boston protests came one week after the Charlottesville white nationalist rally last weekend that erupted in violence and left one woman dead. He later issued a specific condemnation of the white nationalists, but continued to equate their actions with those of the ...

Global Nation's political split on display at Trump Phoenix visit
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The President is set to make a major announcement during event at the Phoenix Convention Center . Rumors have been swirling ahead of Trump's visit that he may pardon former Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio , who was found guilty of criminal contempt of court in July .

Global Hundreds of people in African town confess to eating human flesh
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The police also found eight ears in a pot where one man was staying along with more such human flesh and tissue. Police soon after arrested the three men, aged 22, 29 and 32 after more such gruesome remains were found in a nearby house along with a woman's mutilated body.

Global So Close! Local ticket matches 5 numbers in Powerball drawing
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With no victor of the grand prize, it will grow to an estimated $650 million ahead of the next draw on Wednesday, according to the website for the game. The $2 million victor matched five white numbers drawn - just one number shy of a jackpot win - while the $200,000 victor matched four of the five white numbers drawn, plus the red Powerball number.

Global Governor issues stay of execution for convicted murderer
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Marcellus Williams was convicted of brutally stabbing and murdering Lisha Gayle, a St. Louis newspaper reporter, during a 1998 robbery inside her home in the suburb of University City. However, new evidence seems to suggest that Williams is innocent, after DNA testing revealed that his blood does not match that found on the knife used to kill Gayle, but is a match for an "unknown male".

Global Iraqi forces liberate oil refinery, two villages from ISIS in Tal Afar
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The UN has expressed concern over the safety of those living near Tal Afar, threatening to compound a humanitarian crisis sparked by the operation to free Mosul from so-called Islamic State . The umbrella organisation, which is dominated by Iran-backed Shiite militias, has already been fighting to retake other Iraqi cities from IS. Tal Afar, which had a predominantly ethnic Turkmen population of 200,000 before it fell to IS in June 2014, sits on a major supply route between Mosul, about ...

Global Malegaon blast: SC grants bail to accused Lt. Colonel Prasad Shrikant Purohit
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Agrawal and A.M. Sapre passed the order on the plea. On Aug. 17, the Apex Court had reserved its verdict on Lt. Col. Purohit's plea seeking interim bail. He had moved the SC challenging the Bombay High Court's order dismissing his bail plea. The witnesses have been hostile and the cases and charges have been dropped on many people.

Global Secret Service Can't Pay Agents Because Of Trump's Travel, Large Family
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In a statement , Secret Service Director Randolph "Tex" Alles attributed the funding shortfall to the cost of protecting President Donald Trump and his family, and "an overall increase in operational tempo". Elijah Cummings , a Maryland Democrat, are working on a "legislative remedy". Since he took office, the president's inclination to conduct official business with crowds around him - such as a working dinner he held in February with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe at Mar-a-Lago ...

Global Submarine owner claims journalist's death was an accident: cops
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Although the submarine itself has been brought to the surface and searched, there has been no trace of Ms Wall's body. When Wall didn't return home, the sub was also reported missing . Copenhagen police said the Swedish and Danish maritime authorities "have drawn up a specific track of the submarine's sailing route" in the Bay of Koge and Oresund.

Global Gunman killed after wounding judge in ambush outside OH courthouse
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Police said a man apparently waiting for Judge Joseph J. Bruzzese Jr., who sits on the Jefferson County Court of Common Pleas, ran up to the judge and began shooting when he approached the courthouse. Abdalla told reporters after Monday's shooting that investigators are familiar with the suspect and are checking to see if he had any connection with the judge.

Global Area forecast: Mostly cloudy skies - up to 80 percent coverage - during eclipse
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Highs top out near 90º with heat index values running from the mid-upper 90's. "The best advice is if you're along the immediate coast you want to move inland", Laber said. "Myths often involved a beast trying to destroy the sun, with the fate of earth hanging in the balance, or, a sun-god becoming angry, sad or sick". The skies will grow a bit darker.

Global Putin picks Russian deputy foreign minister as USA ambassador
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The announcement came while the U.S. Embassy in Russia suspended issuing non-immigrant visas to Russian citizens. He is seen as a hardliner towards the U.S. Mission in Russian Federation said it will suspend visa operations in the Eastern European country - the latest move in a diplomatic row between the two nations.

Global 1 in AP poll; FSU at No. 3 and Auburn No. 12
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No. 12 Auburn will open the season against Georgia Southern on September 2 at 6:30 p.m. central time at Jordan-Hare Stadium. Although Butch Jones has now led the No. The Crimson Tide secured 52 first-place votes from the 59 media members that voted in the poll. Oklahoma State drew a preseason ranking for the fifth time in the past seven seasons, which is the best stretch in program history.

Global Austin to take down 4 statues of leaders of the Confederacy
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A spokesman told the outlet that the university opted for a midnight removal "for public safety and to minimize disruption to the community". It was "also to minimize the disruption to campus". That remains true today for white supremacists who use them to symbolise hatred and bigotry. The Davis statue is on display at UT's Dolph Briscoe Center for American History.

Global South Korea and US Begin Drills as North Warns of Rising Tensions
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The paper called the Ulchi Freedom Guardian military drills, which are scheduled to begin Monday, "reckless behavior driving the situation into the uncontrollable phase of a nuclear war". King said on "Fox News Sunday". The exercise is "to make certain that we're ready to defend South Korea and our allies", US Defence Secretary James Mattis told reporters Sunday.

Global Babies Die Allegedly Of Low Oxygen In Raipur Hospital, Drunk Staff Held
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The hospital suspended the operator who is in-charge of the oxygen supply, after he was found in an inebriated condition while on duty. "The death of children are due to illness, information will be shared shortly". CMO and Superintendent immediately intervened, sorted the issue. Although the cause of the deaths is relatively apparent in the case of the children's deaths at the Raipur hospital.

Global Jackpot swells as Powerball looks for a victor
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None were from Pennsylvania. Odds of winning the top prize are one in over 292 million. The next drawing, on Wednesday, will now be an estimated $650 million. The $2 Powerball game is played in 44 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands. A jackpot in June reached $448 million, while another in February was worth $435 million.

Global Missouri state senator says she made a 'mistake' with Trump assassination comment
Author: 0 Missouri state senator says she made a 'mistake' with Trump assassination comment

She also apologized to Missouri residents and her Statehouse colleagues. "And I'm not ever going to make a mistake like that again". I have learned my lesson. Gipson said the person who "ratted out" Chappelle-Nadal by screen-capturing her comment before it was quickly withdrawn actually exposed the message to a much wider audience than it would have had otherwise.

Global Sun & Clouds For Today's Eclipse
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During Thursday night into Friday a cold front to the north will push high pressure to the south of our area. For the rest of the week we will settle back into a normal summer pattern, with showers and storms possible each afternoon. We're not talking overcast skies, but a few clouds will develop with some higher thin clouds rolling in from a couple storm complexes to our west and northwest.

Global At least 700 died in flooding in South Asia
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In the indian State of Bihar (east), 53 bodies have been discovered so that the water level just begins to drop, said Anirudh Kumar, an official of the emergency services of the State. In this country, at least 20% of the 28 million people are affected by these floods, the worst in 15 years, according to the united Nations. In India, over 11 million people have been affected by floods in four states across the north of the country.

Global Footage shows Sasikala entering jail in civilian clothes
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A month after senior officials confirmed that special privileges were being provided to AIADMK leader Sasikala who is now serving 4 jail term in the disproportionate assets case, a video has emerged that shows the politician entering the jail with a bag.

Global President Trump is a Civil War buff in his own mind
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After an initial statement in which he declined to single out the white supremacists and neo-Nazis who took part in the demonstrations, the president was more critical of them on Monday . I've heard from his press secretary and a few other people, and it's not that I'm trying to be calloused. File image of Donald Trump . "Robert E Lee, Stonewall Jackson - who's next, Washington , Jefferson?" Only one side chanted "Jews will not replace us" on Friday and followed it up with "Fuck you ...

Global Sen. Graham: Trump's Words on Charlottesville 'Dividing Americans'
Author: 0 Sen. Graham: Trump's Words on Charlottesville 'Dividing Americans'

Remember when Hillary Clinton labeled half of Donald Trump's supporters "deplorables" and conservatives freaked out? It is a sign that the alliance between Trump and the Republican Party is increasingly tenuous, and that Trump's rising unpopularity threatens to destroy the entire edifice.

Global Hurricane Gert to bring tropical weather to Britain
Author: 0 Hurricane Gert to bring tropical weather to Britain

It turns out that a Status Yellow rainfall warning has been in place since midday on Sunday and is expected remain active until 4pm, as Ireland gets battered by the tail-end of Hurricane Gert . Hurricane Gert, the second hurricane of the season in the Atlantic Ocean, is now moving eastward from the Caribbean Ocean, making tracks for the British Isles.

Global N.Korea slams Seoul-Washington joint drill
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North Korean leader Kim Jong Un reviews the plan for landing missiles near the USA territory of Guam in this undated still photo taken from video provided by KRT. That possibility has prompted some calls for the U.S.to scale back the military exercises. The messages come after Pyongyang just last week said it had finalized plans to fire four missiles toward the US territory of Guam, though North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un ultimately made a decision to hold off to "watch a little more the ...

Global Dunford: No Room for Racism, Bigotry in US Military
Author: 0 Dunford: No Room for Racism, Bigotry in US Military

Following a meeting with U.S. Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Joseph Dunford , President Jinping said relations have taken a productive step forward. The top USA military officer says the US will not negotiate away its joint exercises with South Korea as long as the threat of an attack by North Korea exists.

Global Top US general reaffirms commitment to Japan amid North Korea tensions
Author: 0 Top US general reaffirms commitment to Japan amid North Korea tensions

The paper quoted a source familiar with Korea-Japan relations as saying that Moon's remarks would only help North Korea as they came when the U.S., Japan and South Korea need to closely cooperate on the North Korean issue. America's annual joint military exercises with South Korea always frustrate North Korea. Moon has repeatedly stressed that he is open to dialogue with North Korea, if conditions are met and North Korea temporarily halts its nuclear program.

Global Lawmakers react to Charlottesville events, Trump statements
Author: 0 Lawmakers react to Charlottesville events, Trump statements

First , Trump went after Sen. Bro's daughter, 32-year-old Heather Heyer , was killed and 19 others were injured when the driver rammed a vehicle into a crowd of demonstrators. The protesters marched north along State Street to the Trump International Hotel and Tower, where they chanted slogans such as "No wall, no registry, no white supremacy", decried violence against minorities by Chicago police and called for the removal of Trump from office.

Global Tennessee congressman introduces articles of impeachment against Trump
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He also tweeted, " Robert E. Lee , Stonewall Jackson - who's next, Washington , Jefferson?" "Instead of unequivocally condemning hateful actions by neo-Nazis, white nationalists and Klansmen following a national tragedy, the president said 'there were very fine people on both sides.' There are no good Nazis".

Global Next week, London's iconic Big Ben will stop ringing
Author: 0 Next week, London's iconic Big Ben will stop ringing

John Glen, a Minister at the Department for Culture, joined a growing chorus of fellow MPs by insisting it was wrong that the famous bongs of Big Ben would not be heard for the next four years. He said: 'Why shouldn't there be a round the clock effort to get it done? However, as of this post, the plans have not been amended, and Big Ben will cease to ring after noon on Monday until 2021.

Global Stone pelting reduced in Kashmir, says Rajnath Singh
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Claiming that NIA was playing an important role in the country's security aspect, the UP CM said the NIA had broken the backbone of the terrorist organisation by dealing strictly on the fake currency and hitting out on their financial resources.

Global ME contingent arrives on the scene for Boston protest against white supremacists
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The organizers of the midday event had publicly distanced themselves from the neo-Nazis, white supremacists and others who fomented violence in Charlottesville on August 12. The Boston Free Speech Coalition, which organised the event, said it has nothing to do with white nationalism or racism and its group is not affiliated with the Charlottesville rally organisers in any way.

Global Mass held for Barcelona terror victims as manhunt continues
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At a Sunday Mass in the iconic Sagrada Familia basilica, the archbishop of Barcelona on Sunday called for Spain to unite and work for a more peaceful world. The local Catholic community of the Australian family caught up in the terrorist attacks also said prayers at church services across the weekend.

Global Saudi airline fails to get Doha OK to fly Qatari haj pilgrims
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Saudi Arabia's King Salman has ordered the reopening of the border with Qatar to facilitate the annual Haj pilgrimage, state media said on Thursday, in the first signs of a thaw after the region's worst diplomatic crisis in years. Some observers cautioned that the diplomatic crisis was far from over despite the apparent bonhomie. The Saudi measures last week to make access easier for Qatari pilgrims came after a visit to the kingdom by a member of Qatar's royal family who resides outside ...

Global NC politicians' comments on Charlottesville, Trump's response
Author: 0 NC politicians' comments on Charlottesville, Trump's response

Heyer", Trump said . House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi pledged on Friday to use "every avenue" to challenge President Donald Trump after three House Democrats filed a resolution condemning how the president responded to the violent protests in Charlottesville , Virginia.

Global Solar Eclipse 2017: Glasses Info, Start Time And How Long It Lasts
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When that time comes, experts say the eclipse can be viewed with the naked eye, however, be wary once the full eclipse ends, the sun can cause damage with even a sliver of it showing. I strongly urge you if this is your first total eclipse and you're not all that much of photographer, just enjoy it. Now for the good news. You may not be able to get out of work, or you may have no way to safely view the eclipse.

Global Korea war games and how North might respond
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Both men told reporters at the headquarters for Combined Forces Command that US and South Korean officials will continue to examine the threats from North Korea and make adjustments to the force as they are needed and agreed upon. Asked about potential unilateral USA action, he said "that's purely speculative and a decision to do that would be by the president". Pyongyang says it needs nuclear weapons to defend itself from a possible invasion by the "imperialist enemy" - the United ...

Global KSP: Child abducted may be heading to Kentucky
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Patrick McGraw stands six-feet tall and weighs 220 pounds. The sheriff's office said Patrick Ryan McGraw, who is Trinity's biological father, went to a residence on Frans Road in Westfield where Trinity was living and took the child without consent.

Global Tropical Storm Harvey could regroup but stay clear of Florida
Author: 0 Tropical Storm Harvey could regroup but stay clear of Florida

Harvey was a tropical storm yesterday, but has fallen apart, and is only now a tropical wave. As a result of the downgrade, there are no coastal watches or warnings in effect for Nicaragua, northern Honduras, Belize, and the Yucatan Peninsula of Mexico; but residents of these areas are bei advised to keep monitoring the system.

Global Thousands of Anti-Racism Protesters Drowned Out Boston's 'Free Speech' Rally
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Beyond the Boston rally and march, events against white supremacy have been taking place around the country in cities including Atlanta, Dallas and New Orleans . What he means is that there's more people speaking out against hate than with hate. However, he later tweeted, "Sometimes you need protest in order to heal, & we will heal, & be stronger than ever before!" Boston police estimated about 15,000 participated in the march to the Common.

Global Good job Kiran Bedi on surprise check, but where is the helmet
Author: 0 Good job Kiran Bedi on surprise check, but where is the helmet

She informed about her assessment via micro blogging site Twitter, "Just back from a night round". Felt Pondicherry safe for women, even at night. Bedi conducted a night round of the city not in a auto but on the pillion of a scooter. She also mentioned that although she was very satisfied with the security standards, there was room for improvement. Bedi went on a sudden inspection on Friday night and posted the picture on Saturday, in which neither she nor the scooter rider was seen in ...

Global Vehicle bomb kills 2 in Syrian government stronghold
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But state television briefly carried a breaking news alert reporting the rocket fire and saying it had caused injuries, citing its reporters at the scene. Ties have remained severed throughout the brutal civil war that followed, which has since killed more than 330,000 people. Speaking before dozens of Syrian diplomats in Damascus, Assad praised Russia, Iran, China and Lebanon's Hezbollah for supporting his government during the conflict.

Global Man accelerates to cross rising drawbridge, safely lands on other side
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A driver was forced to gun his engine and jump a drawbridge that began rising as he crossed it with his family. State police said the bridge started opening because a commercial fishing vessel was passing underneath. Nobody was hurt in the incident, but Terence estimates that his SUV suffered an estimated $10,000 worth of damage. "[The employee] advised me that he anticipated all vehicles being clear, and all rails being down, but wasn't sure due to a strong sun glare", said police.

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