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Presidents Cup: Team USA cruises to 8-2 lead after day two

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But it could have been even worse for the global team, because American veteran Phil Mickelson missed a six-foot putt at the final hole as he and partner Kevin Kisner halved with Australians Jason Day and Marc Leishman . However, the International Team is improving with the emergence of Day and Matsuyama. "We were really excited to know that he had accepted that role and was contemplating coming out here", Monahan said. Read More »

Modi is a 'liar'; I won't allow Bullet Train project: Raj Thackeray

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Speaking to reporters at his residence in Dadar, Thackeray threatened a major morcha to the Western Railways headquarters in Churchgate on 5 October, to highlight poor transport infrastructure, CNN News18 reported. Thackeray also lashed out at BJP govt for Friday stampede, which had broken out on a crowded pedestrian bridge connecting two stations in Mumbai . Read More »

Punjab police arrests seven Babar Khalsa members

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News agency ANI reported that the commissioner said the group was motivated to target anyone who opposed or wrote against Khalistan and its ideology, however, their timely intervention foiled their plan. The Commissioner of police, RN Dhoke said, "The arrested youth were handpicked by active member of Babar Khalsa International Surinder Singh Babar, who is based in England, to be a part of their organisation". Read More »

North Korea hot topic during Xi and May phonecall

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Coal was one of North Korea's top exports to China , its main trading partner. It will be Tillerson's second visit to China and comes amid escalating tensions between the USA and North Korea . China accepted about 1.64 million tons of North Korean coal that month, worth about $138.1 million, according to China's General Administration of Customs, the Wall Street Journal reported Tuesday. Read More »

Bullet train will kill everything like demonetisation

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Reacting to the lament that the stampede at Elphinstone Road station on Friday was caused due to heavy rain, he said , "It is not the first time that it rained in Mumbai ". A stampede on Friday at Elphinstone Road station had killed at least 26 people while injuring dozens of passengers. The Elphinstone stampede was an unfortunate one The incident that took place at Elphinstone bridge was an unfortunate one. Read More »

Bali authorities urge many who fled volcano to return home

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Sutopo said Bali's governor has ordered 70,000 people residents from 27 villages within the danger zones to remain at evacuation posts. More than 144,000 people have been taken to shelters in 500 different locations across the island, according to the Pacific nation's government. Read More »

Materazzi: 'I supported Zidane and Real Madrid against Juventus'

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As well as doubts about Bale, Madrid could also be without Karim Benzema, Marcelo, Theo Hernandez and Mateo Kovacic. But they should still have enough quality to cope and win this game if things go as they should. Week seven of Liga action brought a 2-1 home victory over Compostela that sparked a run of three wins and the brief hope that Real may recover sufficiently to launch a title defence. Read More »

Missing Virginia teen found dead at North Carolina church

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The body has not been identified, nor have police determined if foul play was involved. After a two-hour search, they returned with a pink shoe and a sweatshirt, The Virginia Pilot reports . In the photo, Billie has dreadlocks that are dyed multiple colors on the ends. A $20,000 reward is being offered for information on Billie's whereabouts. Read More »

North Korea provocation probable on 10 October, warns Japan

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U.S. has banned eight North Korean banks and 26 bank officials in order to increase pressure on North Korea's nuclear program. We have lines of communication with Pyongyang . "Trump claimed our leadership would not be around much longer", Ri told reporters. Meanwhile, North Korea yesterday accused Mr Trump of exploiting American student Otto Warmbier's death. Read More »

Trump is charging Puerto Rican hurricane victims to be evacuated

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She did not mention the president directly, but the missives were posted about an hour after Trump accused her and others in Puerto Rico of "poor leadership", failing "to get their workers to help" and wanting "everything to be done for them when it should be a community effort". Read More »

Shulkin, Wife Mixed Business With Pleasure During European Trip

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Shuklin and his entourage attended a Wimbledon tennis match, toured Westminster Abbey and took a cruise on the Thames, all while on an official visit for meetings with Danish and British officials. "Veterans and taxpayers have a right to know about my official travel as Secretary, and posting this information online for all to see will do just that", Shulkin said in the statement . Read More »

Mr. President, stop insulting Sen. John McCain

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For McConnell, Trump has reportedly began mocking his "slumped shoulders; lethargic body language". McCain and Collins broke ranks because of concerns over the rushed process as well as the contents of the bill.Kudos to all three for voting their principles over their party, and in particular to McCain and Collins, each of whom repeated the stand that doomed another ill-considered health care bill in late July. Read More »

Puerto Rico: Trump lashes out at San Juan mayor

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But his response to the Hurricane Maria disaster in Puerto Rico has been markedly different, in both actions and words. Emphasizing the difficulty of the task of rebuilding devastated areas, Trump noted that the USA territory is "an island surrounded by water". Read More »

Ius soli, la cittadinanza va guadagnata

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Lo spettro della caduta del Governo e' dietro l'angolo, e il Pd non puo' ignorarlo: 'Non vogliamo mettere in difficolta' il Governo ma la posizione del Pd sullo ius soli non si sposta di un millimetro -, ha detto Richetti. Lo ius soli deve attendere. Chissà, forse vogliono aspettare che i potenziali beneficiari - 800mila bambini italiani de facto in una prima fase, poi 50/60mila l'anno - non ne abbiano più bisogno. Read More »

GRAPHIC: Man allegedly ripped out woman's eyes

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The woman was also stabbed in the stomach. The child's mother is now blind, and the father is behind bars. Roberson allegedly told detectives he blacked out during the attack and has no memory of it, the affidavit states. During that fight, the Times Free Press reported that police used a stun gun on Roberson multiple times but it didn't have any effect. A man was charged with attempted first-degree murder and aggravated assault after allegedly cutting out a woman's eyes during a ... Read More »

Spend on railways infra, safety instead of bullet train: Chidambaram

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The reply in Parliament in August that year had said overbridges had been sanctioned in five stations under Wester Railways , including Elphinstone Road. However, this was not there because of the policy adopted by Western Railways that it will provide emergency rooms only at stations where 100 or more accidents occur in a year. Read More »

Ali hits milestone as Pakistan go steady

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The 32-year-old, in his 115th innings, became the fourth-quickest Pakistan batsman to reach the milestone during his unbeaten 74. Openers Shan Masood and Sami Aslam (51) moved their stand to 114 before they were separated when Dilruwan Perera trapped the latter leg before. Read More »

Jammu: Day after flag meet, BSF unearths tunnel being dug from Pak

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The tunnel was found in the forest area of Damala nalah in Arnia sector. He said that the tunnel was being dug from the Pakistani side along the global border and from there the forces recovered "war-like" store, indicating presence of terrorists who were waiting for an opportune time to sneak in but sensing trouble, they managed to retreat and escaped being caught. Read More »

SOS From Hurricane-Ravaged Vieques: Send Help Now

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More than a week later, problems distributing supplies were still unsolved and worries remain that disease and lack of basic necessities would result in a deadly humanitarian crisis . A group from Tucson is sending five pallets of beans on Saturday, and Cox Communications has offered space in a warehouse to store them until they can be transported, he said. Read More »

Time for health care reform is now

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Dozens went to Park Square on Monday in opposition to the Graham-Cassidy bill.Jay Gonzalez.Jessica Shandor.State Rep. Tricia Farley-Bouvier. With the legislation now sidelined, employer groups are instead seeking to get support for narrower changes, such as a repeal or delay of a controversial tax, that might be able to win support on both sides of the aisle. Read More »

Trump Visiting Manila in November During Asian Trip

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There will also be a stop in Hawaii. The White House said Mr Trump's visit would "strengthen the global resolve to confront the North Korean threat and ensure the complete, verifiable, and irreversible denuclearisation of the Korean Peninsula". Read More »

Evacuations Underway On NC's Outer Banks

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The Trump administration is announcing it will waive federal restrictions on foreign ships' transportation of cargo to hurricane-ravaged Puerto Rico. As of Monday, limited ferry service was available during daylight hours to transport emergency supplies to Vieques and Culebra. Read More »

Trump to embark on tour of Asian countries in November

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It will be Trump's first trip to the region since he took office in January, and North Korea will top the agenda. But Trump, to be accompanied by first lady Melania, will start the tour with a visit to Japan around Nov 5 and meet with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Nov 6, according to diplomatic sources. Read More »

EC holds off on stricter takedown rules for hate speech online

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And in that context, we must ensure that structures are in place such that ISPs' efforts to remove illegal content do just that, and not more. Launching the guidelines , the European Commissioner for the Digital Single Market, Andrus Ansip , stated: "We are providing a sound EU answer to the challenge of illegal content online". Read More »

What's The Story Behind Callon Petroleum Company (NYSE:CPE)

Interleukin Genetics, Inc. develops and markets genetic tests for chronic diseases and health-related conditions. This ratio is calculated by dividing the market value of a company by cash from operating activities. Cambiar Ltd Liability Corporation holds 1.32 million shares or 0.22% of its portfolio. Elk Creek Partners LLC now owns 692,934 shares of the oil and natural gas company's stock worth $7,352,000 after acquiring an additional 153,862 shares in the last quarter. Read More »

USA won't waive shipping restrictions for Puerto Rico relief

A container ship is seen docked at the port of San Juan as people deal with the aftermath of Hurricane Maria on September 25, 2017 in San Juan Puerto Rico . But following Hurricane Maria, the law has transformed from a costly nuisance into a potentially deadly one; desperately needed relief has been dramatically slowed and made more expensive by the law's artificial barrier on what ships can move supplies from the USA mainland to the stricken island-and what ships do carry those supplies ... Read More »

Esfuerzo incansable para la recuperación de Puerto Rico: Trump

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Este mismo mes, el Gobierno de Estados Unidos suspendió esta ley durante dos semanas para permitir el abastecimiento de petróleo en el Golfo de México tras el paso de los huracanes Harvey e Irma , que provocaron graves inundaciones y destruyeron edificaciones e infraestructura en los estados de Texas , Florida y Louisiana. Read More »

Nawaz Sharif to leave for London to see his ailing wife

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Sharif after he was disqualified by the Supreme Court in the Panama Papers case. Pakistani business tycoon and Bahria Town Chairman Malik Riaz issued a clarification on Friday regarding his meeting with former prime minister Nawaz Sharif , stating that he was not a saviour to anyone. Read More »

Puerto Rico's aid is trapped in thousands of shipping containers

Most of Puerto Rico's hospitals are running on generator power, and Gov. Rossello said Wednesday that some have had to close because they have run out of fuel. "This hurricane was catastrophic". The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), the Commonwealth government, and others have taken steps in providing assistance to those in need. Read More »

Mom says school stabbing victim was 'wonderful,' not a bully

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People may think I have no right to feel sorry for someone who killed a fellow student, but I've always been sensitive to those being "picked on", which was a phrase used when I was in school eons ago. Both Mayor de Blasio and the City Council announced plans for Monday hearings on the bullying issue. "We are now meeting with our client and his family and reviewing the facts and circumstances of this case including the long history of bullying and intimidation Abel has endured", defense ... Read More »

USA military aircraft suffers 'hard landing' in Syria

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The Osprey could not be salvaged, forcing troops to destroy the $70 million aircraft. Army Col. Ryan Dillon, a spokesman for the USA -led coalition there, said Friday it was not clear if the Osprey was arriving or leaving the modestly sized base when the incident occurred. Read More »

Theresa May gives ousted Tory MPs another reason to dislike her

British Foreign Minister Boris Johnson said a transition period from the European Union after Britain's exit from the bloc in March 2019 must not last more than two years. Party conferences might not win or lose elections, but this is an opportunity for the Tories to show a united front after a summer of petty squabbles and for Mrs May to recalibrate her message to the country, and in particular to the young. Read More »

Anthony Martial left out of France squad for World Cup qualifiers

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Anthony Martial could not have done any more (against CSKA Moscow ). Martial celebrates his goal against Burton. "He's a player who's probably better when he starts than when he comes on", Deschamps told reporters on Friday. 'I think that's as dominant as we have been, ' he said. This may prove a problem for the Frenchman if a similar pattern continues, with Deschamps stating that a first XI role is more suited meaning the attacker may begin to look elsewhere in order to secure ... Read More »