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People Qatar files legal complaint to WTO over trade boycott
Author: 0 Qatar files legal complaint to WTO over trade boycott

On July 21, in his first public speech since the crisis started, Qatari Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani called for holding talks to resolve the Gulf standoff, though emphasising that any talks should be in respect of its national sovereignty.

People Bride threatened the groom with a gun at their wedding
Author: 0 Bride threatened the groom with a gun at their wedding

But the argument apparently peaked when 25-year-old Kate Prichard pulled a gun from beneath her dress and aimed it at her husband of a few hours, police say. She pulled the trigger. - Shortly after saying "I do", a Tennessee bride was arrested for pulling a firearm out from beneath her wedding dress and pulling the trigger on her new hubby.

People Norway anti-immigrant group mistakes bus seats for Muslim women in burkas
Author: 0 Norway anti-immigrant group mistakes bus seats for Muslim women in burkas

Pictures of the bus were posted to Fedrelandet viktigst (Norwegian for " Fatherland first "), a closed Facebook group, with the caption: "What do people think about this?" One commenter said the religious garb was frightening and another said it was impossible to see who was under the supposed scarves, and if they had weapons, according to English translations of the Facebook replies.

People Wednesday's heat likely to break record
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Forecasters in Portland said high temperatures on Thursday would likely top the city's all-time record of 107 degrees. Only nine days have reached 105 or higher since the weather service started keeping records at Portland International Airport in 1940.

People Pull back all troops to end stand-off, China tells India
Author: 0 Pull back all troops to end stand-off, China tells India

Doklam, at the tri-junction of China, India , and Bhutan , holds strategic importance for all three. India has said it warned China the road construction would have serious security implications. Earlier on Wednesday, China had released a statement demanding "immediate and unconditional withdrawal" of Indian troops from Doklam and also accused India of "concocting" excuses over illegally sending troops into Chinese territory.

People Fight vs terror, violence high on Asean ministers' agenda
Author: 0 Fight vs terror, violence high on Asean ministers' agenda

After traveling to Manila for the summit, Tillerson will head to Thailand and to Malaysia for brief stops in which North Korea concerns are likely to be a prime focus as well. Across the Pacific Ocean from North Korea, in California, the U.S. Air Force said a test Wednesday of an unarmed intercontinental ballistic missile was successful.

Author: 0 Trump Approval Rating Lowest Since May at 42 Percent

The poll was conducted from July 27 to August 1 among a sample of 1,125 voters nationwide with a +/- 3.4 percentage point margin of error. While U.S. The more uncomfortable reality is that these blue-collar voters' resistance to the Democrats is on cultural grounds, not economic ones-a finding that studies of Obama-Trump voters have repeatedly shown.

People Sharad Yadav breaks silence on Nitish, says joining hands with BJP 'unfortunate'
Author: 0 Sharad Yadav breaks silence on Nitish, says joining hands with BJP 'unfortunate'

While one public interest litigation was filed by RJD MLAs Saroj Yadav and Chandan Verma, the other was by Jitendra Kumar, a Samajwadi Party member. Meanwhile, Vijay Verma, a trusted aide of Yadav, said in Bihar's Madhepura that the senior JD (U) leader was in touch with "old friends" and pondering over the political situation that has emerged after the split.

People Britain's Prince Philip retires at 96
Author: 0 Britain's Prince Philip retires at 96

Britain's Duke of Edinburgh - husband of Queen Elizabeth II - will take part in a final public engagement on Wednesday before ending his royal appearances, a duty he has performed since 1952. Philip has been by the queen's side throughout her 65 years on the throne and she has described him as "my strength and stay". The prince's often politically incorrect sense of humor has got him into trouble in the past, although for numerous queen's subjects, it has also provided some welcome ...

People DOJ plans to investigate, sue over affirmative action
Author: 0 DOJ plans to investigate, sue over affirmative action

The blogger's sneering aside, it seems that the New York Times story about the DOJ looking into affirmative action might not even be true. In an exclusive report , the New York Times revealed Tuesday that the Trump administration will attempt to redirect resources of the Justice Department's civil rights division toward suing universities whose affirmative action admissions policies are deemed discriminatory toward white applicants.

People J&K cops want Pak to claim its citizen Abu Dujana's body
Author: 0 J&K cops want Pak to claim its citizen Abu Dujana's body

Indian troops and police special counterinsurgency forces surrounded the village of Harkipora after a tip off that the militant and an aide were hiding in a house. 2 (Xinhua) - A 30-year-old civilian wounded in government forces firing succumbed Wednesday in hospital in restive Indian-controlled Kashmir, police said.

People Plane Lands on Portugal Beach, Killing 2 Sunbathers
Author: 0 Plane Lands on Portugal Beach, Killing 2 Sunbathers

Police chief Paulo Isabel confirmed the two men on board the plane, an instructor and his pupil, had been arrested and were being questioned. One 8-year-old girl and a man whose age was given as either 50 or 56 died in the incident. Local reports say the man and child were staying on the beach with relatives, who are now receiving psychological support. No others were reportedly hurt.

People TruPushes Bill to Reduce Legal Immigration, Boost Skilled Workers
Author: 0 TruPushes Bill to Reduce Legal Immigration, Boost Skilled Workers

Simmering tensions between President Donald Trump and his attorney general appear to be cooling down. Tom Cotton , R-Ar., and David Perdue , R-Ga. Immigrants admitted through the point system would be ineligible for welfare benefits for five years . Senator David Perdue said that the proposal was partially formulated based on immigration policies in Canada and Australia.

Author: 0 Air France jet flew past North Korea missile path, report says

An Air Force statement said the test would show the effectiveness, readiness, and accuracy of the weapon system. The unarmed Minuteman III missile was launched just after midnight on May 3 from the base to test the weapon's reliability and ensure an "effective nuclear deterrent", according to the U.S.

People Spain Against EU Sanctions Against Venezuela, Yet Supports Individual Measures
Author: 0 Spain Against EU Sanctions Against Venezuela, Yet Supports Individual Measures

Both men's allies denied the charges and vowed to continue to try to push the ruling party from power. Latin American nations including Chile, Colombia, Mexico and Peru joined the USA in saying they did not recognize the results of Sunday's election, while Brazil, Costa Rica and Panama joined the condemnation of Lopez and Ledezma's arrest.

Author: 0 Trump 'weighed in' on son's statement about Russian meeting

But after a complete denial from his legal team that the president was involved at all, the White House confirmed Tuesday afternoon that Trump did weigh in on his son's statement about that controversial meeting. Cuomo followed up citing the Times reporting that the President approved the statement, and Sekulow said that story was wrong. "It remains unclear exactly how much the president knew at the time of the flight about Trump Jr.'s meeting", the Washington Post said.

People Late-Night Hosts All Revel In Scaramucci's White House Dismissal
Author: 0 Late-Night Hosts All Revel In Scaramucci's White House Dismissal

Colbert said. "His going away party can serve what's left of his welcome cake". Noah was pleasantly befuddled by the latest White House disarray, particularly tickled that Scaramucci's official first day was August 15, meaning he had gotten fired before actually beginning his job.

Author: 0 Trump Dictated Son's Statement on Russian Meeting — WashPost

Flying home from Germany on July 8 aboard Air Force One, Trump personally dictated a statement in which Trump Jr. said he and the Russian lawyer had "primarily discussed a program about the adoption of Russian children" when they met in June 2016, according to multiple people with knowledge of the deliberations.

Author: 0 White House says Trump yet to sign Russian Federation sanctions bill

I'm sure he won't, Trump will be tweeting until the glorious day when he's impeached and removed from office. The White House says President Donald Trump has not yet signed a sanctions bill that landed on his desk last week, which includes new measures against Russian Federation.

People Prime minister keeps seat warm for Nawaz Sharif's brother
Author: 0 Prime minister keeps seat warm for Nawaz Sharif's brother

Nawaz resigned Friday but has denied wrongdoing . In a sense, history has once again been repeated in Pakistan. But now, the focus is on who will head the chaos stricken country which is a semi-feudal society where kinship is the ultimate determining factor for succession to the throne.

People Guard Apparently Attacks Fan At A's / Giants Game
Author: 0 Guard Apparently Attacks Fan At A's / Giants Game

She didn't see the whole thing, but at one point, she saw two female security guards involved in a fight with a female fan. Video taken during the A's game at Rickey Henderson Field on Monday showed a female security officer attacking a woman in Section 322.

People Trump to sign anti-Russia sanctions 'very soon,' USA vice president says
Author: 0 Trump to sign anti-Russia sanctions 'very soon,' USA vice president says

Pence implicitly downplayed Trump's earlier threat to veto the bill, saying: "In signing the sanctions , our president and our Congress are speaking with a unified voice". When asked if there was a way out of the political impasse, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said there needed to be the political will to restore relations and called for the sanctions against Russian Federation to end.

People Thailand's former PM Yingluck to deliver closing remarks in criminal case
Author: 0 Thailand's former PM Yingluck to deliver closing remarks in criminal case

A crush of supporters at the Supreme Court, many with banners reading "We love Yingluck" and "We're by your side", mobbed the former prime minister, whose personal appeal among her heartlands has surged as her legal travails have deepened. Yingluck was overthrown in 2014 in a military coup, capping a decade-long period of political turmoil that began when her brother, Thaksin Shinawatra, was himself forced out of office by the military, which backed Thailand's Bangkok-based royalist-leaning, ...

People Police officer helps 4-year-old 'monster-proof' her new home
Author: 0 Police officer helps 4-year-old 'monster-proof' her new home

While visiting the family's home on Sunday, Bonday let the young girl borrow his flashlight as the two searched the premises. Sidney said she was afraid monsters would come out at night time, and hurt her and her family. "She led me into the house and the monster hunting began", he quipped. After showing Fahrenbruch his police vehicle and even meeting her parents, the little girl made her request.

People Russian Fighter Jets Intercepted by NATO Planes While on Training Mission - MoD
Author: 0 Russian Fighter Jets Intercepted by NATO Planes While on Training Mission - MoD

Earlier, he met Estonian President Kersti Kaljulaid, Latvian President Raimonds Vejonis and Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaite at the baroque 18th-century Kadriorg Palace, which was built by the Russian Emperor Peter the Great. Speaking to the presidents of Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania, all of which are former Soviet republics bordering Russian Federation, he said that "the recent diplomatic action taken by Moscow will not deter the commitment of the United States to our security, the ...

People Stradivarius hits right note to spoil Frankie's big day
Author: 0 Stradivarius hits right note to spoil Frankie's big day

The race has a rich history of smart winners from Troy through to Sir Percy, Shamardal, Olympic Glory, Highland Reel and Galileo Gold and yesterday's victor might not look out of place on that illustrious roll-call, judging by how easily she skipped clear to become the first victor of Atzeni's 8,344/1 four-timer.

Author: 0 N. Korea Will be Handled

The Yomiuri ShimbunAlthough North Korea is acting in an utterly unbridled manner, China still remains hesitant about imposing rigorous sanctions on that country. trade. Asked by reporters about recent statements by members of the Trump administration, including a fiery statement by U.N. Ambassador Nikki Haley saying the US would not seek an emergency session until China made a decision to act, Liu looked to put the blame on to the USA -urging North Korea and "other relevant countries" to ...

People Government mulling law to protect Aadhaar data theft
Author: 0 Government mulling law to protect Aadhaar data theft

In an attempt to clarify concerns that the Aadhaar scheme would be used by the government to snoop on private individuals - triggering a debate on the Right to Privacy - Additional Solicitor General (ASG) Tushar Mehta submitted that technology employed in the unique numbering system can not be used for tracking.

People Weather Authority Forecast for Monday Evening July 31st
Author: 0 Weather Authority Forecast for Monday Evening July 31st

The high will be 87, after a morning low of 69. Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1 am. Afternoon highs will be a few degrees cooler with most of us topping out in the 70s and 80s under a partly sunny sky.

People Trump dictated statement for son on Russian Federation meeting
Author: 0 Trump dictated statement for son on Russian Federation meeting

The president weighed in as any father would, based on the limited information he had, this is all discussion of frankly no outcome. "I do want to be clear ― the president was not involved in the drafting of the statement and did not issue the statement", Sekulow said on " Meet the Press " July 16.

People 'Cash me ousside' girl faces court on string of charges
Author: 0 'Cash me ousside' girl faces court on string of charges

TMZ is reporting that Bregoli faced the charges from incidents prior to her appearance on Dr Phil, which went viral past year. Then aged 14, the troubled teen rose to internet fame in 2016 when she appeared on an episode of Dr Phil, threatening audience members with the words " cash me ousside , how bow dah" (aka "catch me outside, how about that").

People Two Deputies Shot in Yuba County
Author: 0 Two Deputies Shot in Yuba County

The suspect was described as a disgruntled member of a church that identifies on social media as a sect of the marijuana-embracing Rastafarian religion. One of the deputies was struck twice and the other was hit once or twice in the arm, Yuba County Sheriff Steven Durfor said. There was an exchange of gunfire, but the shooter got away, officials said.

People Lack of GOP plan kills repeal; is fixing Obamacare the next step?
Author: 0 Lack of GOP plan kills repeal; is fixing Obamacare the next step?

President Donald Trump today said that under his leadership the U.S. is doing incredibly well and the unemployment now is the lowest in 17 years. Senator John Thune (R-SD), the third-highest ranking GOP member, told Politico on Monday that the Senate would move away from health care "until somebody shows us a way to get that elusive 50th vote".