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People VW diesel cars may lose registration in Germany over emissions
Author: 0 VW diesel cars may lose registration in Germany over emissions

BMW's statement said discussions with other manufacturers focused on installing the infrastructure to refill the tanks but it did not further address the inter-company contacts. But many drivers do not want their cars to be retrofitted with new software, fearing any changes to make the vehicles comply with emissions standards would result in them being slower and consuming more fuel.

People Snooty, world's oldest known manatee, dies
Author: 0 Snooty, world's oldest known manatee, dies

A necropsy has been completed on Snooty the manatee, with officials saying Monday that he died from drowning. Lisa Sunson, who first met Snooty days before his death, wrote , "I fell in love with Snooty watching him outsmart his caretaker and refuse to eat the kale she so diligently attempted to feed him by hiding it in his lettuce".

People Volkswagen Executive to Plead Guilty in Diesel Emissions Case
Author: 0 Volkswagen Executive to Plead Guilty in Diesel Emissions Case

A federal court said Tuesday that Oliver Schmidt will plead guilty to some of the three charges against him, the Detroit News reports . As the dust from Volkswagen AG's Dieselgate emissions scandal settles, many have been left behind to face criminal action and long-stay jail sentences.

People 'Libyan rivals committed to ceasefire, elections' - draft statement
Author: 0 'Libyan rivals committed to ceasefire, elections' - draft statement

According to a text released by the French presidency Tuesday, the men committed to working toward holding presidential and parliamentary elections "as soon as possible". Macron has not been shy in embracing the worldwide stage, hosting Russian President Vladimir Putin and US President Donald Trump since taking office.

People Iran sets up 'commission' to counter USA sanctions
Author: 0 Iran sets up 'commission' to counter USA sanctions

Trump has promised to secure Levinson's release, accusing the Iranian government of knowing "exactly where he is". He further said the Iranian administration is pursuing the issue, adding that a group is "monitoring" the violations of the nuclear deal by the other parties.

People Gerusalemme: due i palestinesi uccisi nel venerdì di preghiera
Author: 0 Gerusalemme: due i palestinesi uccisi nel venerdì di preghiera

L'installazione di telecamere all'entrata della Spianate delle moschee a Gerusalemme e la possibilità che Israele introduca ulteriori misure di sicurezza ha portato a nuove violenze e nuovi scontri fra palestinesi e israeliani. Così ha deciso il governo israeliano per quanto riguarda gli ingressi alla Spianata delle moschee a Gerusalemme . Ci è voluta la mediazione della Giordania , che è tutore dei luoghi santi di Gerusalemme , e dell'inviato di Donald Trump .

People Tottenham Hotspur vs. Roma, International Champions Cup 2017
Author: 0 Tottenham Hotspur vs. Roma, International Champions Cup 2017

If you can't watch the match - due to the ungodly kick off time in England - check back on Wednesday morning as we'll have the full match report alongside all the goal highlights. Asked about his teammate's situation, France and Tottenham captain Lloris refused to offer any guarantees and said Sissoko would need to play more this season - at Spurs or elsewhere - to have an impact at next summer's 2018 World Cup.

Author: 0 Middle East peace 'Quartet' urges restraint in Jerusalem amid escalating tensions

Jordan is the custodian of Muslim holy sites in Jerusalem at the invitation of Israel . "The envoys of the Middle East Quartet from the Russian Federation, the United States , the European Union and the United Nations are deeply concerned by the escalating tensions and violent clashes taking place in and around the Old City of Jerusalem ", the statement said, condemning violence on both sides.

Author: 0 Messianic Panic? Erdogan Urging Planet's Muslims to 'Protect Al-Aqsa'

It has been a flashpoint site of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict in the past decades since the 1967 Israeli occupation of East Jerusalem . Yet, while openly advocating for the ethnic cleansing of Palestinians and the destruction of Muslim holy sites, the Israeli government continues to allow this group to enter the al-Aqsa compound (including with arms) under the guise of "freedom of religion".

People Trump to host Lebanese prime minister at White House
Author: 0 Trump to host Lebanese prime minister at White House

Hezbollah is also supported by Iran. "I have meetings with some of my very expert military representatives and others, so I'll be making that decision very shortly". The prime minister was expected to seek additional US assistance to cope with the refugee influx. The US president praised Lebanon's efforts to guard its borders to prevent IS and other militant groups from gaining a foothold inside their country, and promised continued American help.

People Alice Cooper finds forgotten Andy Warhol painting in storage
Author: 0 Alice Cooper finds forgotten Andy Warhol painting in storage

The artwork was bought and forgotten in a "swirl of drugs and drinking", according to Cooper's long-time manager. A similar version of the Warhol artwork sold at Christie's in NY in 2014 for $10.5m (£8m). He said that Cooper later entered rehab as a result of his drinking and "never really moved into his apartment in New York". An extremely important find, It could be worth up to $10 million at auction - Alice, though, has no plans to sell.

People Sect. of State Tillerson is 'taking a little time off'
Author: 0 Sect. of State Tillerson is 'taking a little time off'

Senior aide R.C. Hammond has said Tillerson will stay in the role as "as long as there are rogue regimes pursuing nuclear weapons or terrorists seeking safe haven", according to Buzzfeed News. "The secretary has been very clear he intends to stay at the State Department", Nauert added. "Tillerson did not do this, and Trump is infuriated".

People Two men with 30 wives guilty of polygamy
Author: 0 Two men with 30 wives guilty of polygamy

Blackmore's lawyer, Blair Suffredine, previously said he'd launch a constitutional challenge to the validity of the polygamy laws if his client were to be found guilty. "I find that the FLDS marriage records are ultimately reliable", Donegan said before announcing her verdict against Oler. "There was nothing contrived or rehearsed in her answers".

People Man staked out fitness club before attack
Author: 0 Man staked out fitness club before attack

A surveillance camera captured the June 12 beating, which took place just after the victim, 18-year-old Erin McCarthy, left the gym where she worked at around 10 p.m. The woman who was hit told police she dated a man who later told investigators he used to be good friends with Lamonde. He also kicked her twice in the face, McCarthy said.

People Authorities hold 2 judges appointed by Venezuelan opposition
Author: 0 Authorities hold 2 judges appointed by Venezuelan opposition

After Chavez's death due to cancer, Nicholas Maduro took over but things deteriorated as a result of economic recession and the opposition forces aided by the USA companies, rallied against Maduro and organized violent demonstrations throughout the country.

People In Minneapolis, fake sign warns of 'easily startled' police
Author: 0 In Minneapolis, fake sign warns of 'easily startled' police

Damond family attorney Robert Bennett could not be reached to comment on Tuesday. One responding officer, Matthew Harrity, told investigators he was startled by a loud sound near the patrol auto shortly before his partner, Mohamed Noor , fired through the open driver's-side window, striking Damond .

People Newborn baby abandoned in California parking lot
Author: 0 Newborn baby abandoned in California parking lot

You see him drop the carrier before he gets back into the vehicle and eventually drives away. The baby, who is 16 days old, was left in the parking lot of the strip mall in the 100 block of Sunset Avenue. "It looked like he may have had, his tongue was a little white like he just had a bottle recently". Mitchell had also been arrested in late June on multiple felony changes after a burglary in Suisun City, according to police.

People Trump's Ex-Campaign Chair Paul Manafort is Going to Snitch
Author: 0 Trump's Ex-Campaign Chair Paul Manafort is Going to Snitch

The president also mocked the investigation, suggesting Congress might want to talk to his 11-year-old son next. He will speak with both the Senate and House intelligence committees this week following the stunning revelation that he met with a Kremlin-linked lawyer during the campaign.

Author: 0 Trump needs to drop his case against Mueller

And he says there's no question that Mueller is a Republican, noting that he was first appointed Federal Bureau of Investigation director under Republican President George W. A Republican senator suggested Donald Trump should refrain from commenting on the Russian Federation investigation, despite it being "hard" for him to do so.

People Man arrested after brutal attack on Spanish policeman
Author: 0 Man arrested after brutal attack on Spanish policeman

The man reportedly shouted the Arabic phrase " Allahu akbar " - or God is great - as he approached the Spanish territory on Tuesday morning, July 25. The man, believed to be 29 years old, was arrested and brought to a police station where he was questioned.

People Here's Why Chrissy Teigen Got Blocked by Donald Trump
Author: 0 Here's Why Chrissy Teigen Got Blocked by Donald Trump

Last October, Chrissy Teigen , the model, cookbook author, professional social media wit , and owner of a Twitter account with almost 3 million followers, decided to make her account private. While Trump has plenty of high-profile detractors, 31-year-old Teigen and her husband, singer John Legend , are among the most outspoken of them. Teigen has never been one to back down from adversity, so somehow, someway, she will probably survive this.

People United States and Britain working on 'major trade deal', says Trump
Author: 0 United States and Britain working on 'major trade deal', says Trump

The World Trade Organization has determined that this product poses no risk to consumers, but the European Union has refused to comply with the ruling, and will not import the product. on his biggest foreign trip so far. Claude Barfield, the AEI resident scholar on trade who interviewed Fox and fielded questions, noted the USA has entered into an agreement with China to import cooked Chinese chicken, and said if the British do not want to eat chlorine-washed US chicken, they can eat ...

People USA navy fires warning shots at Iranian patrol boat
Author: 0 USA navy fires warning shots at Iranian patrol boat

Cyclone-class patrol ship, the USS Thunderbolt , was at the time involved in an exercise with American and partner vessels in the Persian Gulf, the Associated Press reported . The U.S. president has taken a more hard-line stance than his predecessor against Iran's ballistic missile program and its connections to certain foreign groups, the latter of which the State Department says amounts to sponsoring terrorism.

People Vatican turns off fountains as Italy reels from drought
Author: 0 Vatican turns off fountains as Italy reels from drought

A severe drought across Italy has made preserving water a top priority this summer. The Vatican says it is shutting off all its fountains, including those in St Peter's Square, because of Italy's drought. The Lazio region is to put a stop on water being drawn from Lake Bracciano, about 20 miles from Rome, an important supplier of water to the city, because of a risk to aquatic life as it dries up, Lazio said on its website.

People McCain Back at Work 10 Days after Brain Surgery
Author: 0 McCain Back at Work 10 Days after Brain Surgery

McCain's vote could be crucial to the GOP effort to repeal ObamaCare, and GOP leadership has been eager for his return . To advance to the next step, that will require 51 votes. Beyond the motion to proceed vote and the ensuing debate, no one is quite sure - not even Republicans - what of substance the GOP will try to pass to overhaul health care, which affects one-sixth of the US economy.

People Israel, Jordan ties seen as strategic, if occasionally rocky
Author: 0 Israel, Jordan ties seen as strategic, if occasionally rocky

Police said that the two Jordanians worked for a furniture firm and went to embassy for repairs, while another wounded Israeli could not be identified by Police. Jordan, the custodian of the compound, has protested the fresh Israeli measures. It decided last night to recall its staff over fears that the shooting would lead...

People Hikers Rescued From Flash Floods in Arizona
Author: 0 Hikers Rescued From Flash Floods in Arizona

Flooding hit Pennsylvania on Monday, where there were ongoing water rescues in parts of Bradford County, the county sheriff's office told CNN. On July 15, a large family celebrating a birthday at a swimming hole in central Arizona was swept away by a wall of water that cascaded down a canyon without warning after a storm.

People Doctors' group tells senate to fix, not repeal 'Obamacare'
Author: 0 Doctors' group tells senate to fix, not repeal 'Obamacare'

Rand Paul, R-Ky., wants a vote on a strict repeal of the ACA. The American Medical Association (AMA) last week outlined its opposition to current efforts in the U.S. "It's such a politically charged issue". In New York, the bill's cuts would force the state to either sharply reduce its Medicaid program or pick up the $2.3 billion annual share of the costs that counties now pay for it.