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Judge shot and killed angry plaintiff who wounded him outside OH court Judge shot and killed angry plaintiff who wounded him outside OH court
- August 23, 2017

In a freakish twist, the shooter was identified by authorities on Monday afternoon as Nathaniel Richmond, father of one of the two teenage boys found delinquent - or guilty - in 2013 as part of that rape case. Ma'Lik Richmond, now 21, is currently on the Youngstown State football team but isn't allowed to play in any games, the school said this month. Another student heard about this and started a petition to get him off the team and it received over 6,000 signatures. (more...)
Military chief vows to defend Japan against North Korea Military chief vows to defend Japan against North Korea
- August 23, 2017

Moon said Washington and Seoul are closely communicating over the North Korean nuclear problem and share the view that strong sanctions and pressure are needed against Pyongyang to stop its provocations and force it into negotiations to give up its nukes. (more...)
Trump urged to pardon and hire Arpaio Trump urged to pardon and hire Arpaio
- August 23, 2017

Arpaio said he wasn't going to attend Trump's rally Tuesday. Donald Trump is scheduled to address the nation at 10:00 p.m. Later, his political rally in Phoenix provides the atmospherics of the campaign trail itself. That approach on immigration put him squarely in line with Trump's campaign promises of strict crackdowns on immigration - the now-president often refers to Arpaio simply as " Sheriff Joe" - and made Arpaio an important symbolic figure among immigration advocates ... (more...)
Celtic Survive Astana Scare To Reach Champions League Group Stage Celtic Survive Astana Scare To Reach Champions League Group Stage
- August 23, 2017

Yet even if a place among the third set of seeds would be a boost for the Scottish champions, Celtic boss Brendan Rodgers admits he would like to make a return to his former club Liverpool in the Champions League group stages. 'We look forward to the draw now, ' added Rodgers. But I think it is a yearly thing these moments. "That's where you've got to give the credit to the players". (more...)
Top Arizona Republicans skip Trump rally in Phoenix Top Arizona Republicans skip Trump rally in Phoenix
- August 23, 2017

The area has seen an 82 per cent decrease in illegal entries since 2007 after a fence was installed. None of the officials would agree to be identified by name. "I really think they're going to keep us safe". He was flying separately to Phoenix to introduce Trump at the rally. Republican Sen. Jeff Flake , will also not attend. (more...)
Inmates steal prison transport van in central Oklahoma Inmates steal prison transport van in central Oklahoma
- August 23, 2017

They were last thought to be in a stolen truck. Officials say the other six inmates stayed behind with the two guards. The van was now en route to a correctional facility in Kansas. The owner did not return our calls. According to authorities, Andrew Jason Foy and Darren Walp are the two inmates on the run. "An out-of-state transport company was transporting eight inmates from Arkansas to several different locations", Major County Undersheriff Darin Reames said. (more...)
Last US soldier who defected to North Korea dead Last US soldier who defected to North Korea dead
- August 23, 2017

Both men were born in North Korea and spoke Korean with a heavy northern accent. "My father lived in the arms of North Korea until the time of his death", Ted Dresnok said in a video was posted on Pyongyang's state-run Uriminzokkiri website on Monday. (more...)
Average Brokerage Rating Of CSX Corporation (CSX), Waste Management, Inc. (WM)
- August 23, 2017

Laboratory Corp Amer Hldgs now has $15.77B valuation. During the trading on 08/21/2017, Company's stock ranged from $48.81 to $48.11. About 300 shares traded. Baidu Inc (NASDAQ:BIDU) was reduced too. Investors sentiment decreased to 0.9 in 2016 Q4. Its down 0.04, from 0.94 in 2016Q3. To measure price-variation, we found CSX's volatility during a week at 1.99% and during a month it has been found around 2.2%. (more...)
Kaifiyat Express Gets Derailed in Uttar Pradesh's Auraiya, 74 Injured Kaifiyat Express Gets Derailed in Uttar Pradesh's Auraiya, 74 Injured
- August 23, 2017

More than 40 people were injured after six coaches of Kaifiyat Express train derailed near Auraiya district in Uttar Pradesh in the wee hours of Wednesday. A medical relief train has also reached the accident spot. Principal Secretary Home said rescue operation over, 74 passengers received minor injuries. (more...)
Remains Found Are Identified As Missing Teen Remains Found Are Identified As Missing Teen
- August 23, 2017

She was being held in the Ozark County jail. Human bone fragments were found in a field about 400 yards (366 meters) from the home on August 4, the same day the woman and her boyfriend Wednesday, according to investigators. The birth mother agreed and was given power of attorney. Her adoptive parents - who are now divorced - told the Minnesota Star Tribune they had no doubt that the remains found at the property belonged to Leckie. (more...)
NC State football players dismissed in sexual assault allegation investigation NC State football players dismissed in sexual assault allegation investigation
- August 23, 2017

She said that the actions "are not regarding allegations of sexual assault", but added that the university could still impose further penalties "if new violations are discovered". The investigation took part independently from NC State's athletic department. All of this stems from a violation of the university's code of conduct because of an on-campus gathering that involved alcohol and marijuana. (more...)
Charlottesville victim's mom refuses to talk to Trump
- August 23, 2017

Why? Because the further humiliation of the defeated South by northern carpetbaggers brought about Southern white retaliation in the form of saving face and honouring Confederate heroes such as Robert E. He said the "chiefs' statements were important". Trump himself stayed out of sight Wednesday, but he returned to Twitter early Thursday to chastise Sen. (more...)
UCPS parents can track school bus this year with new app UCPS parents can track school bus this year with new app
- August 23, 2017

Bus drivers stop at routes throughout three separate counties: Tarrant County, Denton County and Wise County. Drivers should anticipate that the red flashing lights will come on shortly after seeing the yellow flashing lights as the bus comes to a stop. (more...)
Typhoon signal 8 hoisted in Macau Typhoon signal 8 hoisted in Macau
- August 23, 2017

Hato is due to bring hazardous sea and weather conditions to Hong Kong and southern China for most of the day. Strong winds have been affecting the city's waters as well. "Whilst all efforts are being made to maintain a limited Rail Service in the underground sections of the railway, travel time may be longer and Rail Service may stop at any time without notice", the MTR said. (more...)
U.S. sanctions China, Russia entities, individuals over N. Korea's nuclear program U.S. sanctions China, Russia entities, individuals over N. Korea's nuclear program
- August 23, 2017

The Treasury Department, which oversees U.S. sanctions programs, said those targeted by the sanctions had helped people known to support the North's nuclear and ballistic missile programs, or had traded in North Korean energy, exploited its workers or acted as a conduit to the global financial system. (more...)
Aid Agencies: Iraqis in Tal Afar Face Danger, Need Protection Aid Agencies: Iraqis in Tal Afar Face Danger, Need Protection
- August 23, 2017

The United Nations said thousands of civilians had fled Tal Afar in the two days since the start of the broad offensive backed by the USA -led coalition fighting Daesh. "It appears more fractured, less robust, and sort of flimsy, is the word I would use ... it is sporadic", Croft told reporters. In addition, he said, Iraqi and Jordanian officials are discussing the reopening of the Turaibil border crossing, a almost $1 billion-a-month commerce route. (more...)
Solar Eclipse 2017: Donald Trump Mocked For Looking Directly At The Sun Solar Eclipse 2017: Donald Trump Mocked For Looking Directly At The Sun
- August 23, 2017

One person wrote , "I wish someone would look at me the way Donald Trump stares at the eclipse ". According to reporters, a White House aide standing beneath the balcony shouted , "Don't look". The solar eclipse's journey from coast to coast was over in 90 minutes. Donald Trump did exactly what experts warned not to do on Monday evening when he appeared to look directly up at the solar eclipse without any eye protection. (more...)
Morrissey Announces 'Low in High School' LP Morrissey Announces 'Low in High School' LP
- August 23, 2017

It was produced by Joe Chiccarelli (Frank Zappa, The Strokes). So far, the gig at the Hollywood Bowl is the only date to be announced, though Morrissey's new label, BMG , assures that there will be more dates to come. The record will be the musician's first studio album since 2014, and with it being his first on BMG, they're excited to see the response to his latest work. (more...)
US Navy 7th Fleet commander to be dismissed after latest collision US Navy 7th Fleet commander to be dismissed after latest collision
- August 23, 2017

Vice Admiral Joseph Aucoin, U.S. 7th Fleet Commander, speaks to media on June 18, 2017. The McCain and the tanker ship collided Monday east of the Malacca Strait, the fourth time a U.S. Navy crew aboard the McCain, or the other vessel involved, would be a "determination of the investigation" which was ongoing. A Naval aviator, Aucoin is a graduate of the Navy Fighter Weapons School, better known as Top Gun and previously served as deputy chief of naval operations for warfare systems ... (more...)
Trump removes Stephen Bannon from White House Trump removes Stephen Bannon from White House
- August 23, 2017

Editor-in-chief Alexander Marlow (center) is seen with Bannon (right) at a forum past year. "The obsession with Breitbart News is simply a result of our effectiveness". Marlow then shared a personal smear about the private life of Ivanka Trump , and her husband, Kushner. You need to own that, just have surrogates do the dirty work. (more...)
Dueling free-speech protests face off in Boston Dueling free-speech protests face off in Boston
- August 23, 2017

The arrests - mostly for disorderly conduct - were made Saturday as an estimated 40,000 counterprotesters gathered in and around Boston Common. Mayor Walsh said it is clear Boston stood for peace and love, not bigotry and hate. After a short confrontation between crowds and police at Boylston and Tremont streets, and as crowds of counter-protestors began to dissipate, tensions seemed to ease in some areas around Boston Common by the afternoon. (more...)
NY State Education Department releases test score results NY State Education Department releases test score results
- August 23, 2017

The math passing percentages increased from 39.1 percent last year to 40.2 percent this year. Elia said s Buffalo schools are headed in the right direction. About 19 percent of students statewide refused to take the tests this year, down from last year's refusal rate of approximately 21 percent. In terms of the math tests, about 17.2 percent of students achieved proficiency or higher in the district, an increase of 1.1 percentage points from previous year. (more...)
Chelsea Clinton to Conservative Site: Leave Barron Trump Alone
- August 23, 2017

Bannon is back at Breitbart and, as promised, he's not pulling any punches. "Defends flip-flop in somber speech". The alt-right news site published articles that accused Trump of a "flip-flop" on his Afghanistan policy following his primetime speech on August 21, the Daily Mail reported. (more...)
"Caution in all areas:" State Department warns of Juarez travel
- August 23, 2017

Areas such as Baja California Sur, where the popular tourist destination Cabo San Lucas is, and Quintana Roo, where Cancun and Riviera Maya are located, have seen a spike in homicide rates this year. government personnel must remain in tourist areas and are not allowed to use public transportation". The State Department further said that the Baja California Sur has dealt with a high rate of homicides. (more...)
ACT for America Cancels 67 Rallies in 36 States ACT for America Cancels 67 Rallies in 36 States
- August 23, 2017

Anti-Muslim activists interested in rubbing shoulders with like-minded individuals at upcoming nationwide " America First " rallies were met with bad news Monday. "ACT for America is deeply saddened that in today's divisive climate, citizens can not peacefully express their opinion without risk of physical harm from terror groups domestic and global", said the group. (more...)
Simon Property Reaches Settlement in Antitrust Investigation by NY Simon Property Reaches Settlement in Antitrust Investigation by NY
- August 23, 2017

It also requires the company to pay New York State $945,000. Simon Property was said to have included radius restriction in its leases, which prevented many retailers from opening additional locations within an 11,000 square mile zone from Woodbury. (more...)
Top US general reaffirms commitment to Japan amid N. Korea tensions Top US general reaffirms commitment to Japan amid N. Korea tensions
- August 23, 2017

The allies snubbed China and Russia's earlier suggestion to scale down the exercises in exchange for North Korea's freezing its nuclear and missile development programs. "Australia followed the U.S. to the Korean War, the Vietnamese War and the "war on terrorism", but heavy loss of lives and assets were all that it got in return". (more...)
South Korea hints it'll consider envoy to North
- August 23, 2017

President Donald Trump says in a tweet that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un "made a very wise and reasonable decision" amid indications his country has decided not to proceed with its multiple missile launch toward Guam. "A dialogue between South and North Korea must resume". North Korea's rapid progress in developing nuclear weapons and missiles capable of reaching the US mainland has fueled a surge in regional tension and United Nations -led sanctions appear to have failed to bite deeply ... (more...)
Secret Service: Donald Trump Not Its Only Problem Secret Service: Donald Trump Not Its Only Problem
- August 23, 2017

However, President Trump's huge family, frequent travel and required Secret Service protection to various Trump properties up and down the east coast has caused a large workload to be placed upon the agency, according to Secret Service Director Randolph "Tex" Alles. (more...)
DOJ drops request for IP addresses from Trump resistance site DOJ drops request for IP addresses from Trump resistance site
- August 23, 2017

The government also claims it has attempted to resolve the situation with DreamHost itself, but that the web hosting company has held firm in its refusal to comply with the warrant. "The government values and respects the First Amendment right of all Americans to participate in peaceful political protests and to read protected political expression online". (more...)