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People California Legislature passes cap-and-trade deal to help fight climate change
Author: 0 California Legislature passes cap-and-trade deal to help fight climate change

But some greens opposed it due to the compromises made with industry. Those moves brought major business interests - and business-friendly moderates - on board. However, without state assistance from the Greenhouse Gas Reduction Fund, it is doubtful whether these cutting-edge agricultural leaders can continue to cover the costs of their efforts.

People Frontier Airlines to launch service from Buffalo
Author: 0 Frontier Airlines to launch service from Buffalo

Frontier is offering low introductory fares, with rates as low as $49 one-way between Reno and Denver. "Known for their low fares to more than 60 destinations, Frontier will be a great addition to our market". Mitchell Airport offers nonstop flights to 45 destinations coast-to-coast, and 160 worldwide destinations are available from Milwaukee with just one connection.

People Fire in Croatia prevented from reaching Split, Montenegro asks for help
Author: 0 Fire in Croatia prevented from reaching Split, Montenegro asks for help

Portuguese emergency services say they are gradually bringing under control a spate of wildfires that erupted after temperatures exceeded 40 degrees Celsius (104 Fahrenheit). In Croatia , the blazes have spread over several locations along the coast and on the islands, engulfing pine forests and low shrubbery in extremely dry and windy weather.

People Trump's Poll Numbers are Bad, But….
Author: 0 Trump's Poll Numbers are Bad, But….

The poll showed Trump's approval rating has reached a new low. In contrast, 31% said Russian Federation didn't try to influence the election and just 14% said Trump aides didn't help or Trump didn't benefit from Moscow's efforts. In an emailed response to questions about Sekulow's comments, Secret Service spokesman Mason Brayman said the younger Trump was not under Secret Service protection at the time of the meeting, which included Trump's son and two senior campaign officials.

People Israel reopens Jerusalem's Noble Sanctuary after deadly shooting
Author: 0 Israel reopens Jerusalem's Noble Sanctuary after deadly shooting

Hamdallah called for securing global protection for the Palestinians, referring to Israeli security measures taken around Jerusalem's Temple Mount since Friday's attack, when three Israeli Arabs killed two Israeli policemen. Abbas, who was quick to condemn the shooting attacks in a telephone call to Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, is now in Beijing on a three-day visit to meet with Chinese President Xi Jinping.

People Town Of Mariposa, More Areas Ordered To Evacuate Due To Detwiler Fire
Author: 0 Town Of Mariposa, More Areas Ordered To Evacuate Due To Detwiler Fire

The orange glow from the flames drew looky-loos to the fire lines, and prompted the Sheriff's Office to issue a stern warning: "PLEASE STAY OUT OF THE AREA". About 300 structures are threatened. The fire was 49% contained. The fire started about 4PM July 16, 2017 along Detwiller Road and Hunters Valley Road, two miles east of Lake McClure.

People Dennis Hastert returns to Illinois to complete sentence
Author: 0 Dennis Hastert returns to Illinois to complete sentence

Evans said Tuesday that he has no interest in ever seeing Hastert again. According to the U.S. Bureau of Prisons website, Hastert has been moved to the Residential Reentry Management field office in Chicago, likely meaning he will be moved to a halfway house or home confinement for the last weeks of his time in custody.

People Glacier in Swiss Alps melts, revealing couple who disappeared 70 years ago
Author: 0 Glacier in Swiss Alps melts, revealing couple who disappeared 70 years ago

They also said the couple were lying incredibly close to each other when they died. Glaciers are surprisingly good at preserving bodies, not just of humans, but of animals, such as wooly mammoths. Though the couple was carrying identification, and wearing clothes of the era, nobody will know for certain until DNA tests come back, says Bernhard Tschannen , director of the Glacier 300 project.

People Widespread abuse charged in German choir school
Author: 0 Widespread abuse charged in German choir school

According to lawyer Ulrich Weber , who prepared the report, the abuse peaked in the 1960s and 1970s, when the choir was directed by Msgr. At the choir's pre-school, "violence, fear and helplessness dominated" and "violence was an everyday method", it said.

People Wonder Woman 2 To Be Officially Announced/Revealed At Comic Con
Author: 0 Wonder Woman 2 To Be Officially Announced/Revealed At Comic Con

In a report , Screen Rant said that " Wonder Woman 2 " will take Gal Gadot's Princess Diana of Themyscira to the 1980s Soviet Union. And if all goes as planned , Warners and DC will announce a release date for a Wonder Woman sequel at Comic-Con late this week, with Jenkins once again directing.

People After Obamacare Repeal Fail, GOP Eyes New Health Care Program To Gut
Author: 0 After Obamacare Repeal Fail, GOP Eyes New Health Care Program To Gut

I'm not going to own it. With only 52 Republicans in the Senate , the plan for a vote on repeal could afford to lose only two votes. " Insurers would have to take people with pre-existing conditions, but the the sense is that healthy people without that mandate wouldn't sign up", says Larry Levitt, vice president of the Kaiser Family Foundation , a health care research organization.

People Profiling Manchester United target and Inter Milan winger Ivan Perisic
Author: 0 Profiling Manchester United target and Inter Milan winger Ivan Perisic

No idea my friend. United are closer to meeting that valuation, but Inter are unwilling to budge until it is met and have made that clear in negotiations. The problem for United is that Inter Milan are not going to do business unless they get the best possible deal for a key player, and with Woodward already spending more than £100million this summer he can not hide those kind of riches when doing business with other clubs.

People Texas business leaders call on lawmakers to drop 'bathroom bill'
Author: 0 Texas business leaders call on lawmakers to drop 'bathroom bill'

While Abbott hasn't explicitly chosen a side on Senate Bill 6 - which would require transgender people to use bathrooms in public schools, government buildings and public universities based on their biological sex - the Senate passed the sweeping bill to ban transgender-friendly bathroom policies earlier this year.

People China says upholds United Nations sanctions as North Korea trade rises
Author: 0 China says upholds United Nations sanctions as North Korea trade rises

Killings of numerous civilians in Iraq and other countries of the Middle East and then in Europe as a result of terrorist attacks were not enough to stop short-sighted U.S. Before free elections led to the rise of Aung San Suu Kyi, Myanmar's leader, the country's military was considered among the key allies of North Korea.

People Greens disaster: Another senator resigns over dual citizenship
Author: 0 Greens disaster: Another senator resigns over dual citizenship

In the case of Senator Waters, that would be former Australian Democrats Senator Andrew Bartlett. There was outcry when Waters put forward a motion in the Senate while breastfeeding her baby, Alia. She made global headlines this year when she became the first woman to breastfeed her daughter, Alia, on the floor of the country's Parliament. It is unclear exactly who will replace Waters, and also Ludlam, but it is likely that the next person on the Greens ticket at the 2016 election in ...

People Kim's N. Korea gains a little economically, a lot militarily
Author: 0 Kim's N. Korea gains a little economically, a lot militarily

Kim Jong Un became North Korea's leader in late 2011 after the death of his father Kim Jong Il. Overall trade growth with North Korea slowed in June, compared with previous second-quarter months. The Ground-Based Midcourse Defense program (GMD)-the only system that can protect the USA from the threat of ICBM-delivered nuclear weapons, was developed right here in Alabama, and the GMD must be fully funded and developed to ensure our national security.

People South Korea proposes military talks with North Korea this month
Author: 0 South Korea proposes military talks with North Korea this month

Tongilgak is a North Korean building at the Panmunjom truce village on the border used for previous inter-Korea talks. "What is important is to stop the flow of currency to North Korea" said Maruyama. A mock North Korea's Scud-B missile, center left, and other South Korean missiles are displayed at Korea War Memorial Museum in Seoul, South Korea , Monday, July 17, 2017.

People Abducted 1-year-old boy prompts Amber Alert in Monterey County
Author: 0 Abducted 1-year-old boy prompts Amber Alert in Monterey County

An Amber Alert was issued following the incident. He's now "safe and sound", according to police. Police initially said the baby was a year old. -On Monday morning at approximately 4:47 a.m., Emiliano Salinas, a 1-year-old from Soledad, was abducted after a thief stole the vehicle with the baby in the back seat.

Author: 0 Monsoon session likely to be stormy

Yechury said this after he emerged out of the all-party meeting called by the NDA, ahead of the Monsoon Session of Parliament. Although the Opposition received a jolt with Nitish Kumar supporting the BJP's Presidential candidate, many leaders believed that this session will be a test for their unity.

People UAE minister denies any hacking of Qatar
Author: 0 UAE minister denies any hacking of Qatar

UAE Ambassador to the U.S. Yousef al-Otaiba denied the new information in a statement, saying it was "false". The Washington Post gave no further details of how American intelligence had reached its conclusion, but it has previously been alleged that some of the boycotting states could be behind a hack of the official Qatar news agency .

Author: 0 Seoul Seeks New Talks With North Korea, Hoping To Tamp Down Tensions

The Red Cross has also proposed a meeting to try to revive the meetings between Korean families separated since the War (1950-1953). On Monday, Seoul's Defense Ministry proposed talks at the border village of Panmunjom this Friday to discuss how to ease border-area tensions, while the Red Cross said it wants separate talks at Panmunjom on August 1 to discuss family reunions.

People Google wins battle over employee data
Author: 0 Google wins battle over employee data

A judge on Friday ruled the Labor Department's request for almost two decades of data - including personal information on over 25,000 Google employees - is "unreasonable in that it is over-broad, intrusive on employee privacy, unduly burdensome, and insufficiently focused on obtaining the relevant information".

Author: 0 UAE behind hacking of Qatari media

The Washington Post did not identify the intelligence officials it spoke to for the report. "We need to be certain that Qatar, a state with $300 billion in reserves, is no longer an official or unofficial sponsor of jihadist and terrorist causes", he said, giving no further detail on the proposed monitoring.

People UAE denies arranging hack of Qatar news agency
Author: 0 UAE denies arranging hack of Qatar news agency

The officials say U.S. intelligence agencies were able to confirm a May 23 meeting by UAE leaders discussing the plan, and that the very next day, a Qatari state media outlet was hacked, and false quotes attributed to the Qatari Emir were planted there.

People US outlines roadmap for NAFTA overhaul
Author: 0 US outlines roadmap for NAFTA overhaul

Top of the list: Cut the USA trade deficit with Mexico. "Too many Americans have been hurt by closed factories, exported jobs, and broken political promises". So a lot is on the line, and businesses in each country worry that Trump will impose tariffs or withdraw from the deal altogether if the talks go south.

People Meetings on eve of Parliament session
Author: 0 Meetings on eve of Parliament session

The Opposition parties that include the Congress, CPI-M, Trinamool Congress , Samajwadi Party , Nationalist Congress Party , Bahujan Samaj Party, Janata Dal-United, Rashtriya Janata Dal and DMK among others, have already clarified that besides the elections of the President and Vice President, they will have floor coordination in Parliament to corner the government.

People Designate John Horgan issues statement about Williams Lake evacuation
Author: 0 Designate John Horgan issues statement about Williams Lake evacuation

Singh says its crucial Kamloopsians respect the park bans in place at this time in order to avoid more wildfires. "We're here to get some help and then head to the Island", he said. "Right now all we know is that we're going as structural fire protection", Robertson said. "We had a little bit of rain at the beginning of the week and that lowered the danger rating, but it only takes a day of hot dry weather, and today we saw wind pick up so that dries fuels out really fast as well", ...

Author: 0 The Big 12 Championship Game is back

So the conference is hoping that going back to a championship can get them back on top. Given the conference's round-robin format, it sets up a chance that a team that lost to another during the regular season beats that team in the championship game.

People Kid Rock's Possible Senate Run Is No Joke to Elizabeth Warren
Author: 0 Kid Rock's Possible Senate Run Is No Joke to Elizabeth Warren

Robert James Ritchie, known professionally as Kid Rock , announced his candidacy last week for the U.S. Senate seat now held by Michigan Democrat Debbie Stabenow . About this, the MI native wrote on his personal website, kidrock.com, "I'm not signed to Warner Bros!" The singer - whose real name is Robert Ritchie - is considered by many a fiscally conservative but socially liberal Republican.

People Major insurance groups call part of GOP health bill 'unworkable'
Author: 0 Major insurance groups call part of GOP health bill 'unworkable'

He says McCain needs to wait a week before returning to Washington because doctors won't allow him to board an airplane. As the Trump administration continued to woo state governors over healthcare reform, two of the U.S. Two Republicans, conservative Sen. Yet Rubio has sided with McConnell, criticizes independent estimates that the earlier Senate bill could cost up to 1 million Floridians their Medicaid coverage by 2026 and plans to vote to bring the revised Senate bill up for debate.

People GOP Senate health care bill teetering on edge of collapse
Author: 0 GOP Senate health care bill teetering on edge of collapse

McCain a speedy recovery", said Helen Aguirre Ferre, director of media affairs. Thanks to @MayoClinic for its excellent care - I appreciate your support & look forward to getting back to work! "While John is recovering, the Senate will continue our work on legislative items and nominations and will defer consideration of the Better Care Act".

People Tsunami possible along Aleutian Islands, Alaska following magnitude 7.7 natural disaster
Author: 0 Tsunami possible along Aleutian Islands, Alaska following magnitude 7.7 natural disaster

The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center (PTWC) issued a tsunami advisory for part of Alaska's Aleutian Islands shortly following the shallow quake. A magnitude 7.7 natural disaster has struck in the northern Pacific Ocean. Note that with a magnitude 9.0 natural disaster, the probability of an aftershock with a magnitude exceeding 7.5 is not negligible. The region is sparsely populated, prompting the US Geological Survey's automated threat analysis system to report a "green" level of threat - ...