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After Stormy Evening, Sunny With Highs Near 80 Wednesday

After Stormy Evening, Sunny With Highs Near 80 Wednesday Mostly sunny skies are expected today , along with winds that could gust as high as 20 miles per hour. After some potential morning fog and pre-dawn showers, Sunday looks like a victor with mostly sunny skies. Sunny skies and dry conditions are to return to the Omaha area on Wednesday and Thursday , when highs in the upper 80s are forecast , according to the weather service. [Full Article...]

Lionel Messi marries long-term love Antonela Roccuzzo

Lionel Messi marries long-term love Antonela Roccuzzo The guests included Shakira and her husband and Messi's teammate Gerard Pique along with footballers Neymar and Luis Suarez . Over 250 guests , including football greats like Xavi Hernandez, Carles Puyol , Cesc Fabregas and Sergio Aguero graced the red carpet, to celebrate the wedding of Barcelona superstar to the mother of his two children. [Full Article...]

Trump says he is sending federal help to quell Chicago violence

Trump says he is sending federal help to quell Chicago violence He posted the news in a tweet. Chicago Police Department officials planned a news conference Friday afternoon to announce the permanent expansion of the Chicago bureau of the Department of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms, spokesman Anthony Guglielmi said. [Full Article...]

Plane crash on California freeway

Plane crash on California freeway One person says the aircraft tilted to its side and nearly turned upside down when it hit the freeway median. A man and a woman survived the crash and were removed from the plane's wreckage and were hospitalized with "non-life-threatening injuries", according to a report by CBS Los Angeles. [Full Article...]

House Approves Two Immigration Enforcement Bills, Davis-Oliver Next?

House Approves Two Immigration Enforcement Bills, Davis-Oliver Next? HR 3003 seeks to eliminate federal funds from the Department of Justice and National Security to sanctuary jurisdictions "that do not comply with federal arrest warrants", Univisión reported. The House also voted, 257-167, in favor of legislation increasing penalties for those who re-enter the USA after being deported. The bill includes a provision that ensures immigrants in the US illegally ... [Full Article...]

Kremlin says no progress in preparing Putin-Trump meeting yet

Kremlin says no progress in preparing Putin-Trump meeting yet He says no "specific agenda" has been set for the meeting. US intelligence agencies say Russian Federation hacked and leaked emails of Democratic Party political groups to help Trump win the 2016 USA presidential election against Democrat Hillary Clinton. [Full Article...]

Venus Williams to jail? Charged with vehicular manslaughter?

Venus Williams to jail? Charged with vehicular manslaughter? Williams, on the other hand, told police that she had tried to make it through the traffic intersection, but that when traffic slowed down she was left stranded in the middle of the road. The report says Williams was driving an estimated speed of 5 miles per hour. Venus Williams competes in the French Open on June 4, 2017. "This is an unfortunate accident and Venus expresses her deepest condol... [Full Article...]

Wildfires erupting across America's West alarm officials

Wildfires erupting across America's West alarm officials The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department said the collision Sunday caused a tree to catch on fire , beginning a blaze that spread toward the Disney Ranch area. More than 1,100 firefighters are in Utah with dozens of engines and helicopters. As a result, authorities requested a full evacuation of Mayer in addition to a few other areas nearby and closed Highway 69 in the vicinity , KPNX-TV ... [Full Article...]

Treasury Steps Up Pressure on North Korean-Linked Entities

Treasury Steps Up Pressure on North Korean-Linked Entities The Treasury Department declared the Bank of Dandong a 'primary money-laundering concern, ' proposing to sever it entirely from the USA financial system following a 60-day review period. Treasury's Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) says that one Chinese citizen, Sun Wei, has been "closely aligned with" and running a cover company on behalf of North Korea's primary foreign exchange bank, FT... [Full Article...]

Has Morata's wife dropped a hint of Man Utd move?

Has Morata's wife dropped a hint of Man Utd move? United boss Jose Mourinho has identified Morata as his preferred choice up front next season but the Red Devils had their opening bid of £52m rejected for the forward. "The most important thing for Morata is to play, but I believe he is very good at Real Madrid ", Del Bosque told AS . "Obviously something has happened, something has affected him, his credibility". [Full Article...]

Ubisoft Releases New In-Engine Demo for Beyond Good and Evil 2

Ubisoft Releases New In-Engine Demo for Beyond Good and Evil 2 If you were dazzled by everything the surprise announcement of Beyond Good and Evil 2 had to offer during Ubisoft's E3 2017 presentation, you're not alone. He used the monkey character in a jetpack as a base, showing it in comparison to a smaller 20-meter spaceship, the larger 400 meter mother ship, and then next to a massive 700-meter tall mystical elephant statue. [Full Article...]

Limited production for Aston Martin Vantage AMR

Limited production for Aston Martin Vantage AMR The team won both the drivers' and manufacturers' titles in the GTE Pro class of the FIA World Endurance Championship last season, leaving them as the defending champions this season. The latter has received 30 more horses than previous examples and it can be had with a seven-speed manual. Add the AMR titanium exhaust to the V12 and you'll save 14kg as well as making it sound even better and sharp... [Full Article...]

White House says Assad may be preparing chemical attack

White House says Assad may be preparing chemical attack The White House statement said preparations by the Syrian regime were similar to those undertaken before an April 4 chemical attack that killed dozens of civilians and prompted President Donald Trump to order a cruise missile strike on a Syrian air base. [Full Article...]

Bank of England raises capital requirements for United Kingdom banks by $14.5 billion

Bank of England raises capital requirements for United Kingdom banks by $14.5 billion In its Financial Stability Report , it said some lenders are behaving irresponsibly by relaxing their affordability checks when they decide whether to issue loans and credit cards. Some of the central banks' interest rate setters now think it is time to raise its main interest rate. In these cases, most of the risk lies with the bank rather than the borrower. [Full Article...]

A New Political Party Could Be Taking Over French Politics

The lower turnout was mainly attributed to two major reasons - too intensive election arrangements, and the public's doubt over the French-style democracy and its effectiveness. LREM, formed just a year ago to get Macron elected, fielded an unprecedented number of unknown candidates. "We want a big majority to be able to act and transform France over the next five years", Mounir Mahjoubi, a ... [Full Article...]

Srikanth wins Australian Open for second straight Superseries title

Srikanth won the match in merely 27 minutes. Kidambi Srikanth: The second set was no different as Srikanth once again took the initial advantage and took a lead of 4-1. The 12 tournaments lead to a finals at the Dubai World Superseries, and the Dubai champion is crowned the BWF superseries overall victor for the year. [Full Article...]

US Approves Sale Of Drones To India

The US embassy in New Delhi said it was aware but referred further inquiries to Washington . If the Indian navy gets the unarmed surveillance drones it wants to keep watch over the Indian Ocean it would be the first such purchase by a country that is not a member of the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation alliance. [Full Article...]

Existing Home Sales Rise More than Forecast, Prices Hit New High

Existing Home Sales Rise More than Forecast, Prices Hit New High Home sales perked up again in Southwest Florida last month, as more owners have made a decision to put their properties on the market. The median existing-home price for all types of houses (single-family, condo, co-op and townhome), at the same time, was $252,800-a 5.8 percent increase from one year prior. [Full Article...]

Four more Grenfell Tower victims identified

But Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment officials have started working with city and district councils to identify at-risk buildings. Whirlpool, which owns Hotpoint, said, "We offer our most profound condolences to the victims, those who have lost loved ones, homes, and possessions, and to their friends and families". [Full Article...]

Scalise upgraded from 'critical' to 'serious' condition

Scalise upgraded from 'critical' to 'serious' condition Jack Sava , director of trauma at MedStar Washington Hospital Center said at a news conference Friday afternoon. "I hope he's in good enough shape to watch, because he'll certainly feel good about what he sees", Flake said. Thousands poured into Nationals Park for the annual Congressional Baseball Game a day after a gunman opened fire on a practice game for the event. [Full Article...]


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