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British tourist killed by crocodile near Arugam Bay

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Paul McClean, 24, was attacked as he dipped his hands in the water at the lagoon known as Crocodile Rock located close to Arugam Bay. 'The army were down and there are people put on boats checking the shore because crocodile won't eat anything in water they will take it on to dry land to eat prey. Read More »

President Trump to Visit Irma-Battered Florida Thursday

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Rick Scott, and Pam Bondi, the state attorney general, about the Hurricane Irma recovery operations. Mrs. Trump will also accompany her husband to visit Florida along with Vice President Mike Pence and his wife Karen. Mr Trump disclosed this through his Twitter page a while ago. But the wealthy two-term governor is considered a leading contender for the Republican nomination to challenge Democratic Sen. Read More »

What is the Blue Whale Challenge?

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Reports say the Blue Whale change is mostly played by youths in depression. The children believed that Blue Whale challenge will help in solving their personal problems. The 17-year-old girl was arrested from the Khabarovsk Krai region of Russian Federation. The second-year college student jumped off from the top floor of a building in Silchar. Read More »

ICC: Can't Force Indian Cricket Team to Play Against Pakistan

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Talking to the media in Lahore , Richardson also dispelled the impression that the ICC had a bigger leaning towards India compared to Pakistan cricket. The ICC's CEO also said that the existing situation doesn't seem proper to resume bilateral ties. Richardson joined Pakistan Cricket Board chairman Najam Sethi at a press conference before the second of three matches between the hosts and a star-studded World XI at Lahore's Gaddafi Stadium. Read More »

Snow Leopards Are No Longer Listed As Endangered

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But the enigmatic cats are no longer quite as in trouble as they used to be. The elusive snow leopard - long considered endangered - has been upgraded to "vulnerable", though conservationists warned the new classification does not mean they are safe. Read More »

Hurricane Jose drifting south, expected to head northwest

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Martin after Irma pounded the islands with sustained winds reaching 130 miles per hour. The west coast of Africa where hurricanes are born - Jose formed just six days after Irma - looks to be quiet for the time-being. On Sept. 14 at 9 a.m. EDT (1300 UTC) NOAA's GOES East satellite saw the remnant clouds associated with former Hurricane Irma moving over New England and the Mid-Atlantic. Read More »

Chris Christie accuses Steve Bannon of lying about him

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Pressed by CBS's Charlie Rose on whether he believed Russian Federation tried to damage Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton and sway the election in Trump's favor, Bannon said that he has seen the intelligence reports about Russian Federation. Read More »

USA officials working in Russian Federation deprived of special parking lots

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As well as canceling parking privileges, Russian media has reported that US diplomatic missions could be hit with staff reductions and fewer approved diplomatic entry points. He conveniently left out the reason the Obama administration started this: Russia's interference in the 2016 presidential election. Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said Monday that the Kremlin was also considering demanding that the US diplomatic mission reduce its staff by an additional 155 employees. Read More »

Senate GOP leader says DACA should be in the mix

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Stras, citing a fear that he was too much in the mold of Justices Clarence Thomas and Antonin Scalia. These are literally blue pieces of paper that senators turn in to the Judiciary Committee to signal that they're ready for a nominee from their home state to get a hearing. Read More »

Robot conducts tenor Bocelli, orchestra in Pisa

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Borsi looked apprehensive as she stood in her shocking pink concert gown, waiting for the robot to begin directing the classic soprano aria O Mio Babbino Caro (Oh My Beloved Father) by Puccini. A robot conducting an orchestra is not new. "Setting up the interaction between the elbow, forearm and wrist of the robot, making use of its versatility in repeated and demanding attempts to break down the upbeats and downbeats, was very successful", Colombini said. Read More »

Child Passenger Safety Week: safety laws by state

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The vast majority of related tragedies occur when a parent or caregiver forgets a sleeping or quiet child is in the backseat and leaves them behind. But the good news is education works. Every 33 seconds, a child younger than 13 is involved in a crash, officials say. About Child Passenger Safety Week - September 17-23Child Passenger Safety Week is September 17-23 and culminates with National Seat Check Saturday on September 23. Read More »

Wealthy have to accept higher taxes under his tax reform plan

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Thune, in remarks before the dinner , said the White House had decided who should attend. If so, they would need to find ways to offset the revenue loss from tax cuts with other revenue-raising measures. "The president is all in on this, and not just tax cuts, because that gives us a temporary stimulus, but redesigning the code so we can compete and win anywhere in the world". Read More »

Dera spokesperson Dilawar Insan arrested for inciting violence in Panchkula

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The girl's lawyer Babulal Bairwa said that the woman, a resident of Jagatpura slum area, was taken to Dera Sacha Sauda in Haryana's Sirsa by a sewadar of Ram Rahim. Ram Rahim has made multiple requests to meet Honeypreet Insan, his foster daughter. Panchkula Police Commissioner A S Chawla said, "Three arrested Haryana Police commandos, along with other police personnel from Punjab, Chandigarh and Rajasthan, were found present in Panchkula on August 25". Read More »

Stockley ruling may be imminent; National Guard on standby

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Prosecutors say Stockley planted the gun after killing Smith. Both the St. Louis City and St. Louis County police departments have announced 12-hour shifts for officers starting Friday at 6 a.m. Louis Mayor Lyda Krewson said in a video posted last week urging calm. Five weeks have passed since closing arguments in the case, and protesters have promised mass disruptions if Stockley is found not guilty. Read More »

Rainy afternoon and evening likely for Harrisburg area

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Low: 74. South wind 11 to 17 miles per hour with gusts as high as 24 miles per hour. Tonight Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. High: 93. Wind: S 10-15 miles per hour. Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. A slight chance of showers. Sunday: Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1 p.m. Read More »

Trump traveling to storm-ravaged Florida Thursday

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First lady Melania Trump; Vice President Mike Pence; and his wife, Karen Pence, will be traveling with the president. "What do I know, but I hope this man right here, Rick Scott, runs for the Senate", Trump said in Fort Myers . "It's been a tough time, even for you folks". On the tarmac of the Fort Myers airport, he encouraged the state's governor, Republican Rick Scott, to challenge Florida's Democratic senator when his term expires. Read More »

Newmont Mining Corporation (NEM)

Newmont Mining Corp now has $20.21 billion valuation. Shares were disposed in a price range of $36.59, amounting $73,436.13. after the closing of the transaction the EVP has an ownership of 127,178 company stock worth at $4,653,443.02. Life Trust Communications holds 0.32% or 2,001 shares. 55,200 were accumulated by Prospector Prns Ltd Company. Independent Portfolio Consultants invested in 0.01% or 685 shares. Read More »

Trump Supporter Ann Coulter Now Wants the President Impeached?

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Coulter promptly responded, saying "At this point, who DOESN'T want Trump impeached?" Coulter also compared the DACA debate and Trump's supposed bait and switch to the list of grievances that led to the American Revolution. Coulter also retweeted a link to a Washington Post article titled "Trump's die-hard supporters are fuming after an apparent about-face on 'dreamers.'" "Put a fork in Trump, he's dead", Coulter added. Read More »

Stocks close at record highs

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Data released Thursday showed US consumer prices rose in August at their fastest pace in seven months, a possible sign inflation is picking up pace. The Nasdaq composite edged up 5 points, or 0.1 percent, to 6,460. The Standard & Poor's 500 index fell 2 points, or 0.1 percent, to 2,496. The Nasdaq composite fell 8 points, or 0.1 percent, to 6,446. Prescription drug distributor AmerisourceBergen dropped 3.1 percent Thursday and McKesson fell 2.8 percent. Read More »

France insists it will go through with labour reform, day after protests

The logic behind Macron's labor-market reforms has driven the structural-reform agenda of policy economists and worldwide institutions ranging from the global Monetary Fund to the OECD during the last three decades. "No reform which has destroyed the labor law ... has reversed the unemployment trend", Martinez said at the Place de la Bastille, the starting point of the Paris march. Read More »

House OKs GOP's no-new-taxes borrowing package

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That Senate's package was meant to keep state agencies, programs, schools and institutions funded at levels supported overwhelmingly by lawmakers in a $32 billion spending agreement with Wolf, but it is deeply unpopular with House members. Read More »

Generator blamed in 7-year-old's death

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PCSO said she told the first responders the generator was running in the living room, while she and Terryn were asleep in the bedroom with the door closed. Because generators are usually used during power outages and storms, people tend to place them in their garage or underneath their porch, which can lead to risky levels of carbon monoxide entering the home. Read More »

NASA Satellite Images Show How Hurricane Irma Devastated the Caribbean

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Many live in the US and British Virgin Islands and were heading from San Juan to the USA mainland to leave their children with relatives and then go back home to resume work so they can keep providing for their loved ones. Virgin Islands, thank you for talking with us, and good luck rebuilding. The UK's £13bn aid budget can not be spent helping its overseas territories recover from Hurricane Irma , the Government has said. Read More »

XI beat Pakistan by 7 wickets in 2nd T-20

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Batsman Mohammad Hafeez praised World XI efforts and wished his team Pakistan for better results on Friday in the final encounter between the two teams. Hashim joined in by Perera frustrated Pakistan attack with frequent boundaries. They only separated by Badree when he found Fakhar standing before wicket for 21 in the fifth over. Read More »

Florida evacuee wins $10000 lottery in North Carolina

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A Florida mother evacuating because of Hurricane Irma won $10,000 after buying a scratch-off ticket in North Carolina. Her husband is now deployed and is scheduled to come home in December. "I kept it in my wallet right next to me and checked it on every minute". MORE: Officer picks up American flag from highway after IrmaHatfield and her daughters made a detour to a lottery office in Greenville, North Carolina, Tuesday on their way home to Florida. Read More »

Gruesome testimony details the day Holly Bobo was murdered

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Bobo's remains were discovered 3 ½ years later near her home in Decatur County, located about 100 miles southwest of Nashville, WREG-TV wrote. When he was finally able to get in touch with Adams, the defendant stated "he was busy" and that he would call him back. Read More »

Will Germany's Angela Merkel win fourth term?

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The radical Left party scored 9 percent, and the environmentalist Greens were on 7.5 percent. The chancellor now has a strong lead in opinion polls, and if re-elected on September 24, it will be her fourth term. The U.S. administration has stepped up pressure on North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies to reach that level, but Schulz's Social Democrats have questioned for months whether North Atlantic Treaty Organisation ever agreed to it as a firm target. Read More »

Roswell teen's death on LSU campus 'possible hazing incident'

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LSU officials say they are aware of the incident and are working on a statement. The cause of death has not yet been confirmed, but an autopsy will be conducted on Friday, according to the coroner's office. Gruver was an LSU student from Georgia. "The death of Maxwell Gruver was tragic and untimely", Alexander said. "LSU officials are aware of an incident that occurred last night involving a fraternity, LSU is now investigating and will report as soon as more information is available". Read More »