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Would be immigrants found dead in a lorry in the US

Would be immigrants found dead in a lorry in the US San Antonio fire chief Charles Hood said: They were very hot to the touch. San Antonio mayor Mayor Ron Nirenberg said the tragic episode "shines a bright light on the plight of immigrants looking for a better life and victims of human trafficking ". [Full Article...]

Donald Trump Jr. adds Washington lawyer to legal team

Donald Trump Jr. adds Washington lawyer to legal team The two senators said they were unable to reach an agreement with Manafort for a voluntary transcribed interview with the committee. Manafort, whose name seems to come up so much in this administration's Russia probe that I assumed he was Russian (spoiler: He's not), was attempting to provide a statement to the committee without having to appear before the members, but committee Chairman Ch... [Full Article...]

Suspension of six MPs: United opposition protests inside & outside Parliament

Suspension of six MPs: United opposition protests inside & outside Parliament As Congress members, including Scindia, Kantilal Bhuria, K C Venugopal and Ravneet Singh Bittu, rushed to the Well, Speaker Sumitra Mahajan said she was trying to accommodate everyone by allowing them to air their concerns. During the course of discussion, Members of the House presented their views and raised various questions which were satisfactorily and logically replied by the Minister of ... [Full Article...]

21 insurgents, 4 policemen killed in Afghanistan clashes

21 insurgents, 4 policemen killed in Afghanistan clashes The major axes of the Afghanistan have become particularly hazardous because of the dams on the spot prepared by the taliban and other armed groups in order to intercept the vehicle and verify the identity of passengers who may be killed if they belong to the afghan security forces, at the end of a sorting summary. [Full Article...]

Dead, 30 Injured Inside Semi Trailer in a Texas Walmart

Dead, 30 Injured Inside Semi Trailer in a Texas Walmart The driver was arrested and almost 20 others rescued from the lorry were taken to hospital in a serious condition, many with extreme dehydration and heatstroke. In May of 2003, authorities found a tractor-trailer packed with more than 70 immigrants from Mexico, Central America and the Dominican Republic, CBS News reported . [Full Article...]

Raging wildfire in California spreads rapidly, forces thousands from homes

Raging wildfire in California spreads rapidly, forces thousands from homes The California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection said Friday the fire grew slightly overnight to 115 square miles (298 square kilometers) and threatens at least 1,500 homes. The fire was 15 per cent contained. Officials said the fire was burning in an area littered with dead trees, killed by bark beetles and years of drought. [Full Article...]

Trump to Deliver Keynote at USS Ford's Commissioning

Trump to Deliver Keynote at USS Ford's Commissioning Trump , the commander in chief of the US military, was on hand at Naval Station Norfolk in Virginia to preside over the commissioning ceremony. "Everyone will know that America is coming, and America is coming strong". After the ship's sponsor and President Ford's daughter Susan Ford Bales gave the traditional command to "Man our ship and bring her to life", Ford Sailors ran up the brows and man... [Full Article...]

Don't miss the solar eclipse in Traer August 21!

Don't miss the solar eclipse in Traer August 21! And listen to it and feel it. Know the last time a total solar eclipse came near Charleston? It may not be a complete loss of sun, but a little goes a long way, as temperatures will drop several degrees during the event. Some fans will travel around the world to catch them. For those who want to view the eclipse from their own backyard or school, Maurer also is hosting two shows at the ... [Full Article...]

US May Halt Oil Imports From Venezuela

US May Halt Oil Imports From Venezuela In 2016, Venezuelan imports accounted for 9.5 percent of total U.S. crude imports. "The US once again calls for free and fair elections and stands with the people of Venezuela in their quest to restore their country to a full and prosperous democracy", he said. [Full Article...]

French military chief, scolded by Macron, resigns over defence budget cuts

French military chief, scolded by Macron, resigns over defence budget cuts Macron has promised to boost defense spending to 2 percent of GDP by 2025 as part of France's commitments to North Atlantic Treaty Organisation, but his budget minister last week announced limits on this year's military expenses. De Villiers' noisy departure is rare. "It's clear today that the executive can not bear a situation where its top public servants have a view of things that is diff... [Full Article...]

Can Karnataka Have Own Flag? Government Sets Up Committee To Explore

Can Karnataka Have Own Flag? Government Sets Up Committee To Explore The Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP), the main opposition party in the state, does not support a separate flag for Karnataka. The presidents of Kannada Sahitya Parishat and Kannada Development Authority, the Hampi University vice-chancellor and the director of the Kannada and culture department are other members of the panel, a June 6 government order said . [Full Article...]

Israel to reopen sensitive Jerusalem holy site

Israel to reopen sensitive Jerusalem holy site In response, Israeli authorities closed down the compound and banned Muslims from conducting Friday prayers at the holy site for the first time since 2000. Police reopened the site on Sunday, but placed metal detectors in front of its gates, which it says are meant for security. The holiest site in Judaism, Temple Mount, is the place where two Jewish temples stood in biblical times, with Western... [Full Article...]

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

Seoul Seeks New Talks With North Korea, Hoping To Tamp Down Tensions North Korean leader Kim Jong-un is sending tens of thousands of North Koreans to Russian Federation in order to carry out what is being described as slave-like labor and earn money for his regime in Pyongyang, according to Fox News. Trump has complained that trade increased between the two despite calling on his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping to use the nation's unique diplomatic and economic cl... [Full Article...]

Minneapolis Yoga Teacher Fatally Shot By Police After Calling to Report Disturbance

Minneapolis Yoga Teacher Fatally Shot By Police After Calling to Report Disturbance A 40-year-old Australian woman who was set to get married next month was shot and killed Saturday by a Minneapolis police officer after authorities responded to her report of a possible assault behind her home, according to multiple reports. [Full Article...]

PM Modi walks up to opposition in Parliament, Greets Sonia Gandhi, Others

PM Modi walks up to opposition in Parliament, Greets Sonia Gandhi, Others Download the News Nation Mobile App and stay connected with top stories from India and around the world. However, leader of opposition in the Rajya Sabha, Ghulam Nabi Azad, said Congress and other opposition parties would target the government on Kashmir as well as the standoff with China. [Full Article...]

Nitish Kumar should be ruling Bihar with loyalty, perseverance: BJP

Nitish Kumar should be ruling Bihar with loyalty, perseverance: BJP Although Tejashwi put up a bold face, it may not be an easy decision for his father and RJD chief Lalu Prasad to pull out of the grand alliance in case the chief minister demands Tejashwi's resignation. When pressed on the issue, the former Bihar Chief Minister said: "People have elected him". Speaking to ANI, RJD leader Manoj Jha said, "You should see the matter in totality; we wanted a messa... [Full Article...]

Oscar Winner Martin Landau Dies At Age 89

Oscar Winner Martin Landau Dies At Age 89 Landau's film debut was in 1959's " Pork Chop Hill " starring Gregory Peck, but his first big splash, that same year, was as a menacing henchman in the Alfred Hitchcock classic " North by Northwest ", starring Cary Grant and Eva Marie Saint. [Full Article...]

Police Release Sketch Of Person Believed Connected To Delphi Murders

Police Release Sketch Of Person Believed Connected To Delphi Murders Police suspect Liberty also recorded the man's voice on her phone. Search volunteers found the girls' bodies near the Delphi Historic Trail the next day. A reward in excess of $230,000 is being offered for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person responsible for the double homicide. [Full Article...]

As Trump 'abdicates,' Climate Alliance picks up slack

As Trump 'abdicates,' Climate Alliance picks up slack Donald Trump's trip to Paris might have made him reconsider his decision on the Paris Climate Accord. Today, former NYC Mayor Michael Bloomberg and California Governor Jerry Brown announced "America's Pledge,"a plan for cities and states to lead the way on cutting climate pollution 26 percent below 2005 levels by 2025". [Full Article...]

2 tourists killed in knife attack in Egypt's Hurghada

2 tourists killed in knife attack in Egypt's Hurghada According to The Telegraph , Egypt's Interior Ministry revealed that the suspected attacker was arrested and is being questioned by police to determine why he orchestrated the attack. Hurghada is one of Egypt's most popular beach resorts, especially with Ukrainians and European tourists. The Reuters news agency said two Ukrainian nationals were dead. [Full Article...]


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