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Mean Girls Star Lizzy Caplan Marries Tom Riley in Italy Mean Girls Star Lizzy Caplan Marries Tom Riley in Italy
- September 05, 2017

The Bishopric , a local Italian paper, reports some of the guests in attendance included Woody Harrelson , Tom Hiddleston , Dave Franco , Octavia Spencer , Dianna Agron , Lily Collins , Chris Hemsworth and James Marsden . It's a ideal setting for an intimate destination wedding. Congrats again to the happy couple! The couple first stepped out on the red carpet together at the Prague Opera Ball in February 2016, a year after they met in January 2015 while Caplan was filming in London. (more...)
Trump has disingenuously downplayed his financial interests in Russia
- September 05, 2017

In a statement , its ministry of foreign affairs (MFA) said China's firm stance, as well as the common goal of the worldwide community, is achieving denuclearisation on the Korean Peninsula, protecting the nuclear non-proliferation mechanism and maintaining peace and stability in northeast Asia. (more...)
Journalist Gauri Lankesh Shot Dead in front of her House Journalist Gauri Lankesh Shot Dead in front of her House
- September 05, 2017

Police said that Gauri was getting out of her auto to open the gate of her house, when the assailants shot her. Lankesh was the editor of the popular Kannada tabloid Lankesh Patrike . She was attacked outside her residence. Gauri was the daughter of writer, translator and journalist P Lankesh . More details are awaited. Speaking to the media, Siddaramaiah expressed his shock and sadness over the murder Gauri Lankesh . (more...)
AP Defends Its 'Misleading' Article About EPA's Hurricane Harvey Cleanup Efforts AP Defends Its 'Misleading' Article About EPA's Hurricane Harvey Cleanup Efforts
- September 05, 2017

The EPA statement confirms the AP's reporting that the federal agency has not yet been able to physically visit the Houston-area sites, saying the sites have "not been accessible by response personnel". This is a developing story. "Unfortunately, the Associated Press' Michael Biesecker has a history of not letting the facts get in the way of his story", the EPA continued. (more...)
Israel Begins the Largest Military Exercises in 19 Years Israel Begins the Largest Military Exercises in 19 Years
- September 05, 2017

They are the biggest in the last 19 years . In addition, Hezbollah has become an army with battalions, brigades and over 40,000 fighters who have gained immeasurable battlefield experience from fighting in Syria on the side of President Bashar al-Assad in the country's civil war. (more...)
Putin opposes military action against North Korea Putin opposes military action against North Korea
- September 05, 2017

Mr. Putin also said he would propose to the United Nations Security Council that it place an global peacekeeping force in eastern Ukraine, where Russian Federation has propped up rebel separatists for three years. Later on Sunday Putin also had a phone call with Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and they both condemned Pyongyang's bomb test , Peskov said. "Your question is very naive", Putin said. (more...)
Institutional Investors Are Dumping Campbell Soup Co (NYSE:CPB)
- September 05, 2017

IFP Advisors Inc now owns 2,472 shares of the company's stock worth $142,000 after purchasing an additional 55 shares during the last quarter. The Michigan-based Managed Asset Portfolios Llc has invested 4.83% in the stock. Net income for the Campbell Soup Co. during fiscal 2017 rose to $887 million, equal to $2.91 per share on the common stock, up from $563 million, or $1.82 per share, in fiscal 2016. (more...)
PM picked new faces to deliver on his new India vision PM picked new faces to deliver on his new India vision
- September 05, 2017

Jaitley added that Sunday was a "great day" for the country as two women had become part of the all-important Cabinet Committee on Security. "It is our responsibility to live up to the expectations of the prime minister", he told reporters here after taking the oath. (more...)
Gautam Gambhir to bear education expenses of martyred JK cop's daughter Gautam Gambhir to bear education expenses of martyred JK cop's daughter
- September 05, 2017

Heart-wrenching pictures of an inconsolable five-year old Zohra at her father's wreath-laying ceremony in Srinagar must be in your minds. In the Facebook message, the DIG of south Kashmir Police had added, "Remember we all are one family at this critical phase". (more...)
Irma strenghtens to Category 4 hurricane Irma strenghtens to Category 4 hurricane
- September 05, 2017

On the other extreme, another model shows it making landfall along the U.S. Gulf Coast. Hurricane Irma over the Atlantic, taken from a satellite on September 3, 2017. It is packing maximum sustained winds of 130 miles per hour (215 kph) as it heads west at 13 miles per hour (20 kph). In the Caribbean , hurricane warnings were issued for 12 island groups, including the British Virgin Islands, where the governor urged people to evacuate the tiny island of Anegada if they could ahead ... (more...)
BRICS Summit: Chinese Prez Jinping meets PM Modi, recounts Panchsheel, its principles BRICS Summit: Chinese Prez Jinping meets PM Modi, recounts Panchsheel, its principles
- September 05, 2017

The declaration which is adopted by Brazil, Russia, India , China and South Africa names terror outfits like Haqqani network, Lashkar-e-Taiba, Jaish-e-Mohammad, TTP and Hizb-ut-Tahrir. However, he warned about risks growing at the same pace due to protectionism, in a speech at the BRICS summit hosted by China in Xiamen . "We will strengthen BRICS tax cooperation to increase BRICS contribution to setting global tax rules and provide, according to each country's priorities, effective and ... (more...)
Tennessee vs. Georgia Tech Odds: Point Spread, Total & Prediction Tennessee vs. Georgia Tech Odds: Point Spread, Total & Prediction
- September 05, 2017

I thought he played tremendously. Two plays later, Kelly took the handoff up the middle for a two-yard touchdown to put UT up, 42-35, marking the Vols' first lead of the game. Two forced fumbled led to Tennessee touchdowns, Paul Bain got a hand on a would-be, game-winning 37-yard kick at the end of regulation and the UT defense held the Yellow Jackets on the final play of the game, an option right on a two-point conversion in double overtime. (more...)
Ladakh: Army helicopter crashes, no casualty Ladakh: Army helicopter crashes, no casualty
- September 05, 2017

It had on board 14 Corps commander Lt Gen SK Upadhyay and 3 Div commander Maj Gen Savneet Singh. Both pilots onboard the helicopter are safe though some of the officers onboard the chopper have sustained minor injuries. A court of inquiry has been ordered into the incident, The Hindu reported. The advance light helicopter crashed in Ladakh division of the region during the day. (more...)
China, Russia at United Nations urge talks with North Korea China, Russia at United Nations urge talks with North Korea
- September 05, 2017

We strongly urge the DPRK to desist from such actions, and reiterate our long-standing call for the DPRK to abide by its global obligations and commitments. "China will never allow chaos and war [on the peninsula]", said the Chinese ambassador to the U.N., Liu Jieyi. The call was one of a number of conversations Monday between world leaders in the wake of North Korea's nuclear test. (more...)
Kenyan opposition leader rejects date of new elections
- September 05, 2017

Lawyers made their closing arguments Tuesday night to Kenya's Supreme Court over a challenge by longtime politician Raila Odinga to Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta's re-election earlier this month. Reacting to the verdict, Kenyatta said the judges "decided to go against the will of the people", but chose to respect the decision. The commission has determined that only Raila, the presidential results petitioner, and Uhuru, the third respondent in the Supreme Court case, Uhuru ... (more...)
Romanian whose messages were read by employer 'had privacy breached' Romanian whose messages were read by employer 'had privacy breached'
- September 05, 2017

Respect for private life and for the privacy of correspondence continues to exist, even if these may be restricted in so far as necessary", the ECHR grand chamber judgment said. Specifically, he had used an instant messenger tool to exchange personal messages with his fianceé and brother. Emeric Domokos-Hancu, a lawyer for the plaintiff, did not immediately respond to a request for comment, nor did the Romanian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, which represented the country in court. (more...)
Brüssel und London sind im Clinch - Brexit-Fahrplan wackelt Brüssel und London sind im Clinch - Brexit-Fahrplan wackelt
- September 05, 2017

Am Donnerstag beendeten die Gesprächspartner ihre dritte viertägige Runde ohne konkrete Ergebnisse. Laut Zeitplan soll Barnier beim nächsten EU-Gipfel Mitte Oktober sein Urteil abgeben, ob die Gespräche in ihre zweite Phase gehen können: die Aushandlung eines Freihandelsabkommens. (more...)
White House: Trump will personally donate $1 million to Harvey recovery White House: Trump will personally donate $1 million to Harvey recovery
- September 05, 2017

Mark Meadows, R-N.C., head of the House Freedom Caucus. The official was not authorised to release the information publicly before a final decision is made and spoke on condition of anonymity. Sanders said that it would be disingenuous to offer a timeline and that DACA remains under review from a legal standpoint. The White House has said that it would make multiple requests for aid from Congress to fund the Harvey recovery effort. (more...)
Trump proclaims 'National Day of Prayer' for Harvey victims Trump proclaims 'National Day of Prayer' for Harvey victims
- September 05, 2017

Texas Governor Greg Abbott has already activated the Texas National Guard, which comprises of almost 12,000 troops. Yes, we know that's not stop-the-presses news. Greg Abbott requested the disaster declaration earlier Friday. Bossert said the administration wants a "clean" disaster relief supplemental measure, free of unrelated measures, including any effort to raise the federal debt ceiling. (more...)
Local fast-food workers strike, demand living wage on Labor Day
- September 05, 2017

The protesters are also pushing for union rights for fast food workers and for a paid medical leave bill now before MA lawmakers. He said people don't realize what some fast food workers endure during their shifts, Cox worked on the grill. (more...)
Minnows Luxembourg hold France to draw Minnows Luxembourg hold France to draw
- September 05, 2017

Despite racking up almost 80 percent possession and letting fly with 34 efforts on goal, Didier Deschamps' well-stocked side were left ultimately frustrated as they failed to beat Luxembourg for the first time in over 100 years. "The players are disappointed". "The only thing that keeps us positive is that we are in a better situation than we were, but it is true that this is a big disappointment tonight. (more...)
Caitlyn Jenner Under Fire After Slamming Kris Jenner, Kim Kardashian Caitlyn Jenner Under Fire After Slamming Kris Jenner, Kim Kardashian
- September 05, 2017

In an episode of Keeping Up with the Kardashians following the release of Caitlyn's book, Kris said she had "never been so angry and disappointed in somebody in my whole life", while Kim told USA talk show host Ellen DeGeneres some of the claims were "unfair" and "hurtful". (more...)
Marlins' Giancarlo Stanton slugs No. 53 Marlins' Giancarlo Stanton slugs No. 53
- September 05, 2017

The Washington Nationals begin a three-game series at the Miami Marlins Monday night at 7:10PM EST. Stanton whipped Cole's 96 miles per hour two-seam fastball into right field for a 350-foot shot. No excuse for it, but that's what it seems like, if you ask me. "We seem a little exhausted, that's all", Stanton told reporters, according to the Herald. (more...)
Rahul Gandhi will share views on contemporary India at American university Rahul Gandhi will share views on contemporary India at American university
- September 05, 2017

According to him, the failure of this model would lead to Congress coming to power after the polls which are expected to be held later this year. Rahul asked the leaders to work collectively to strengthen the party, the sources added. Notably, Rahul Gandhi had invited senior party leaders from Odisha today for a meeting apparently to discuss structural changes in the state party unit and draw up an action plan to rejuvenate the faction-ridden party in the wake of the 2019 elections. (more...)
Translucent Lobster Caught In Maine - Weird And Not Very Appetizing Translucent Lobster Caught In Maine - Weird And Not Very Appetizing
- September 05, 2017

If you saw this lobster sitting on your mantle at home perfectly still, you might think it was made out of glass, as the coloring makes it look nearly crystal clear. Albino lobsters' lack of pigmentation means you can see their blue blood through their outer shells. Lobsters can pass along shell colors from parents to offspring just like humans pass down genes for eye color. (more...)
Germany puts on a gala show, all but qualified for World Cup Germany puts on a gala show, all but qualified for World Cup
- September 05, 2017

Khedira was part of the Germany squad that won the 2014 World Cup in Brazil. During Friday night's game at the Eden Arena, a number of German supporters disrupted a minute's silence for two deceased Czech officials with Nazi-era chants. (more...)
British soldiers arrested on suspicion of right-wing terrorism British soldiers arrested on suspicion of right-wing terrorism
- September 05, 2017

The Ministry of Defence said on Tuesday that a "a number of serving members of the Army" had been arrested for being associated with the far-right group as result of a police investigation supported by the military. They are being held at a West Midlands police station and a number of properties are being searched. Home Secretary Amber Rudd decided back in December 2016 following an assessment that the group is " concerned with terrorism ". (more...)
Trump returns to Harvey's wake Trump returns to Harvey's wake
- September 05, 2017

It would be especially meaningful for the president of the United States - one who is a so-called billionaire, no less - to set an example for the rest of the country with a personal donation. -Mexico border wall. Harvey has largely consumed Trump's attention since it slammed into the Texas coast last Friday night. Trump tweeted Friday that "Texas is heeling (sic) fast thanks to all of the great men & women who have been working so hard". (more...)
TJ Ward accuses Broncos of 'completely unprofessional' handling of release TJ Ward accuses Broncos of 'completely unprofessional' handling of release
- September 05, 2017

They've got to live with it. His exit left many of his teammates in shock, as expected by Elway and Joseph. And although many of us didn't believe it would actually happen, Jason Licht came out swinging and landed the three time Pro Bowler and former second-round pick. (more...)
Journalist Allegedly Shot By Police Who Mistook His Camera For A Gun Journalist Allegedly Shot By Police Who Mistook His Camera For A Gun
- September 05, 2017

A photojournalist was allegedly shot by a police officer on Monday night as the law enforcement officer reportedly mistook the reporter's camera for a weapon. "Andy said he doesn't want [Deputy] Jake [Shaw] to lose his job over this". "Until I hear his side, I guess I won't know what I did wrong", Grimm said. (more...)