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A Northwestern Professor And Oxford University Employee Are Wanted For Murder

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Charlotte Cornell, the mother of Trenton Cornell-Duranleau, issued a statement to The Associated Press as police said the search for Wyndham Lathem , 42, and Andrew Warren , 56, in the slaying had narrowed. In his LinkedIn profile , Lathem said his research is focused on pathogens and the diseases they cause. According to Northwestern University spokesman Alan Cubbage , Lathem is an associate professor of microbiology and immunology at the prestigious university. Read More »

The US$30 billion question for Foxconn

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Trump said at the event last week that Foxconn's investment will create at minimum 3,000 jobs, "with the potential for up to 13,000 in very near future". The Republicans who control the Legislature are split on how quickly to pass the bill. Lawmakers are already considering an unprecedented package of up to $3 billion in state subsidies and exemptions from environmental rules to bring the flat screen plant and thousands of jobs to either Racine or Kenosha counties. Read More »

Qatar's Isolation by 4 Arab States Violates International Law - Qatari Minister

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The Gulf nation said late Monday it had filed the grievance with the WTO's dispute settlement body alleging that Saudi Arabia , the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain are violating laws and conventions related to trade. "Furthermore, the illegal siege is unprecedented in the framework of economic blocs", Qatar's economic and commerce minister Sheikh Ahmed bin Jassem bin Mohammed Al-Thani said in the statement. Read More »

Pakistan's assembly chooses 45-day prime minister

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Shahid Khaqan Abbasi , the candidate of ruling PML-N won the election for PM with 221 out of 342 members of the National Assembly on Tuesday. Abbasi, who has been a member of the National Assembly since 1988, will be replaced by Shehbaz Sharif, who is now the chief minister of Punjab province. Read More »

Trump & Senators Make Immigration Policy Announcement

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Trump declares the bill to be the most significant immigration reform in half a century. "The RAISE Act will reduce poverty, increase wages and save taxpayers billions and billions of dollars", Mr. Trump's anti-immigration rhetoric was reiterated by Cotton who offered the same populist frame that said little but implied quite a lot. "Returning to our historically normal levels of legal immigration will help improve the quality of American jobs and wages". Read More »

Fox News fabricated faux news with Donald Trump, lawsuit claims

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Wheeler alleges U.S. President Donald Trump read and approved the article two days before it was published. He wants the article out immediately Its now all up to you. White House spokeperson Sarah Huckabee Sanders , while addressing a press briefing on Tuesday, said, "The President had no knowledge of the story and it's completely untrue that he and the White House were involved". Read More »

United States not seeking North Korea regime change, willing to talk: Rex Tillerson

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One of the key things Russian Federation wants is for the U.S.to return two diplomatic properties that were seized late previous year under Obama administration sanctions in retaliation for Russia's interference in the election. On Capitol Hill, U.S. senators from both major political parties called on Trump to sign the sanctions bill into law without further delay. "Neither the president nor I are very happy about that", Tillerson said of the sanctions bill. Read More »

Trump may get tax reform bill by year's end, Rep. Brady says

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The White House hopes to have the House pass a tax overhaul in October that the Senate could then approve in November, said Marc Short , the White House director of legislative affairs. Most Senate Democrats and independents said Tuesday that proposed legislation to rewrite the country's tax code should make sure the middle class doesn't pay more. Read More »

Key trial of last year's coup attempt begins in Ankara

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The suspects - 461 of them now in prison, 18 released under judicial supervision, and seven fugitives - are on trial over their alleged actions centered on a military base in Ankara , then known as the 4th Akinci Main Jet Base, which was used as a headquarters by some pro-coup soldiers. Read More »

Russian athletes banned from singing national hymn at London World Championships hotels

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Baker took to Twitter to say: "The IAAF's decision is very disappointing and means there will only be 28 participants in the men's high jump, showing once again the field events must give way for others". David Rudisha , the double Olympic champion, has been forced to withdraw from the World Championships after suffering a quad muscle injury as he tried to put the finishing touches to his training before defending his 800m title in London . Read More »

Three defendants shot dead during Moscow trial

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Initial reports said four people had been killed during the shoot out, but Russian media later reported three people had died. The two others defendants were seriously wounded, the statement said. More than 20 gunshots were fired at a court in the Moscow region in Russian Federation on Tuesday, injuring several people. We began to be evacuated. Read More »

Russian Federation defends slashing U.S. diplomats as Putin warns further retaliation

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On Friday, US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and US Ambassador to Russia John Tefft expressed their "disappointment" about Russia's latest decision. In 2016, the country formally banned television shows featuring homosexuality, adultery, sexual assault, adultery, and one-night-stands. Can it be worse? "Banning the "unauthorized" use of basic Internet security tools makes Russian Federation both less safe and less free", Snowden, who continues to reside in Russian Federation, wrote on ... Read More »

Venezuela: two opposition leaders arrested, including the mayor of Caracas

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Both had called for a boycott of Sunday's vote for a so-called and all-powerful constituent assembly tasked with rewriting the constitution. "We hold the regime responsible for his life and physical integrity". The next one is scheduled for 2018. The new assembly is supposed to take over in the next two days. It's why he promised to make gas prices even lower during the campaign and why he celebrated when gas prices were the lowest in more than a decade for the July 4 holiday weekend. Read More »

Attackers target Shiite mosque in Afghanistan's Herat

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According to a local police spokesman, Abdulhai Walizada, there appeared to be more than one attacker, with a suicide bomber who detonated explosives and another who threw grenades at worshippers. Herat, close to the border with Iran, is considered one of Afghanistan's more peaceful cities. President Ashraf Ghani also condemned the attack and said insurgents would not succeed in fueling sectarian wars in the country by conducting such attacks. Read More »

Most-wanted LeT militant killed in south Kashmir encounter

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Papers based in Kashmir also reported firing outside the District Hospital in Pulwama , in which at least two were injured. A joint cordon and search operations headed by the J&K police and its special operations group was launched. Pakistani national Dujana was wanted for many attacks on security forces and political workers in south Kashmir. "Dujana's killing is "good riddance" to a nuisance in the area", Khan said. Read More »

Opposition not capable to challenge Narendra Modi in 2019 : Nitish Kumar

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The Bihar CM also said that he had asked Lalu Prasadv Yadav and his son Tejashwi Yadav to explain the corruption allegations against them, which they didn't. In 1991, criminal cases were filed against Nitish Kumar and he was accused of murdering Congress leader Sitaram Singh and injuring four others ahead of the Barh Lok Sabha by-election in November 1991. Read More »

South Haven Veteran Receives Medal Of Honor

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From all of us at Legal Insurrection, thank you for your service Pfc. The medal can be won in war or in peacetime and is presented to a victor by the president acting for the U.S. "He would not flinch in the face of sure death and definite danger", Trump said, adding, "He gave it all, then he just kept giving". "Jim, I know I speak for every person here when I say we are in awe of your actions and your bravery". Read More »

Tony Blair prosecution over Iraq war is blocked in High Court

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He said: " Iraq has been left decimated and in a state of chronic instability". The general - a former army chief of staff now living in Muscat - had contended that it was an unlawful war. In an interview with the BBC earlier this month, he said he does not believe Blair was "straight with the nation" over the conflict. "I don't believe that was the case in the Iraq instance". Read More »

Who is John Kelly, Trump's new chief of staff?

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Priebus says he offered his resignation after Trump indicated he wanted to go in a different direction. Though Priebus forged an uneasy truce with his former foe Bannon, powerful White House aides Ivanka Trump and her husband, Jared Kushner, were both supportive of Kelly's hire. Read More »

Trump gets a major bill, and it's Russian Federation sanctions

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The bill, which the U.S. House of Representatives and Senate passed by wide margins this week, toughens sanctions on the three nations - specifically with Russian Federation over its presence in Ukraine and Syria, as well as the intelligence community's belief that Russian Federation tried to influence the 2016 presidential election. Read More »

White House: Trump to sign Russian Federation sanctions bill

At the end of 2016, President Obama cited US findings that Russian Federation had meddled with the recent presidential election when he expelled members of Russia's diplomatic corps and issued sanctions on Russia's mining and oil industry. Moscow also offered to Washington to cut the number of its diplomatic staff by September 1 commensurate to the number of Russian diplomats. Lavrov and Tillerson "agreed to maintain contact on a range of bilateral issues", the Russian foreign ministry said. Read More »

Kentucky, Indiana state fairs ban deadly Fire Ball thrill ride

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Forty-three Fire Balls exist, including 11 in the United States, and the company said this week's accident was the first major problem involving any of the rides. State director of agriculture David Daniels said all the rides were checked several times when they were being set up. Bruce said fewer than half of the rides at the state fair are expected to begin running again Friday afternoon. Read More »

2 militants killed in Indian-controlled Kashmir gunfight

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Indian troops reportedly fired at the protesting crowd to disperse them. Two militants were down and eliminated by Security Forces and situation is undercontrolled, as said by "S.P. Security forces have cleared the area and a counter-operation is now underway. Internet services have also been snapped in Pulwama district. "The operation is still in progress", he said. Read More »

Mujtaba Shuja among top contenders to replace Punjab CM

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The Supreme Court on Friday disqualified 67-year-old Nawaz Sharif for dishonesty and ruled that corruption cases be filed against him and his children over the Panama Papers scandal, forcing the embattled leader out of office. The decision came following Nawaz Sharif's resignation as Prime Minister of the country on 28 July 2017. Other prime ministers have been ousted through votes of no-confidence in parliament, the dissolution of the assemblies by the military or in direct military coups. Read More »

Russian Federation asks United States to reduce its diplomatic staff

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Moscow has already responded, ordering a reduction in the number of U.S. diplomats in Russian Federation and closing the U.S. Embassy's recreation retreat. The measure, which also imposes sanctions on North Korea and Iran, passed the Senate on a 98-2 vote. In the end, it was passed by both chambers overwhelmingly. Read More »

'The Project' Hosts Were Left In Tears Over Charlie Gard's Lost Fight

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Britain's Court of Appeal and the Supreme Court of the United Kingdom agreed with the decision, and the European Court of Human Rights in Strasbourg, France, declined to take up the case last month. "Today our hearts go out to them as they face up to the most hard decision that any parent could ever have to make", the spokesperson said. The hospital obtained a court order in April allowing doctors to withdraw life support so Charlie could "die with dignity". Read More »

Uttar Pradesh: Two SP MLCs, one BSP MLC resign from Legislative Council

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They need to get elected to either House before September 19 or when they complete six months in office. Over and above this, the BJP has also set its eyes on SP heavyweights - Shivpal Yadav and Ramgopal Yadav. "I am deeply pained by the anti-national and pro-China statement that Akhilesh made in the House on Wednesday". The Opposition leaders seemed to be in a total state of confusion following the sudden exodus of their legislators and leaders. Read More »

United States slaps sanctions on Iran entities after rocket launch

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The top lawmaker pointed to Iran's paramount status in the Middle East and said imposing new sanctions on the country is harmful to the U.S. "These sanctions target key entities involved in Iran's ballistic missile program, and underscore the United States' deep concerns with Iran's continued development and testing of ballistic missiles and other provocative behavior", Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin said in a statement. Read More »

Trump uses gang violence to push immigration agenda

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President Donald Trump is scheduled travel to NY on Friday, July 28, to meet with law enforcement on Long Island and discuss the MS-13 street gang. Trump asked them to "please don't be too nice" to "thugs", suggesting they be "thrown" into the back of police cars. Read More »

Ireland says no proposal for post-Brexit sea border with Britain

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The issue of the 310-mile Irish border has been thrown into sharp relief by Mrs May's commitment to leave the customs union after Brexit, as it would become a potential smuggling route. Meanwhile, a post-Brexit transitional period is expected to be completed within three years of the United Kingdom leaving the European Union, the British Chancellor has said. Read More »

British baby Charlie Gard has died

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Charlie's parents, who live in London , had fought for eight months for medical help that might have saved the life of their son. As well as the legal dispute, there was a second battle fought very effectively online by Charlie's parents. Read More »

Cullman Flash Watch Friday July 28 2017

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Everyone should remain alert for the possibility of flash flood watches to be escalated to flash flood warnings at any time on Friday . The weather service says the combination of heavy rains and wet soil could lead to flash flooding. Read More »

Justin Bieber Accidentally Hits Paparazzo With Truck After Church

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Another clip showed the singer kneeling beside the injured photographer and asking him if he needed help. The man is being treated at a nearby hospital for "injuries that were not life-threatening", the LA Times reported . A source told People magazine that Justin Bieber was trying to avoid photographers outside the church but ended up hitting one of them. His Purpose world tour included a date at London's Hyde Park and attracted attention when his rather demanding tour rider leaked ... Read More »

Cruise Ship Deaths: FBI Investigating Woman's Death Aboard Vessel In Alaska

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The ship was diverted to Juneau because of the investigation, arriving almost five hours ahead of schedule on Wednesday morning, said S. Kirby Day III with the cruise line. "The groups were taken to vehicles with dark-tinted windows waiting in a restricted area of the port, and the people were whisked away". Deaths on board cruise ships have occurred in the past. Read More »

Charlie Gard Hospice Move Approved: Judge

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Doctors at Great Ormond Street Hospital said that Charlie should be taken off life support, which was only prolonging his suffering. People gather in support of continued medical treatment for critically-ill 10-month old Charlie Gard in London on July 6, 2017. Read More »

Venezuela opposition leader urges public, army, on strike

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A 30-year-old man was killed during clashes between protesters and security forces in the town of Ejida, in the western state of Merida, authorities said, bringing the death toll in nearly four months of protests to 102. With crippling shortages of basic goods and soaring inflation, protest organizers claimed 92 per cent of businesses and workers support the strike. Read More »

Trump bans transgenders from US military

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That decision is already affecting the LGBT population in San Antonio. In a series of tweets , the president cited the "tremendous medical cost and disruption " that transgender individuals serving in the military would entail. "But they are also wanting to do it in a country that honestly doesn't protect us - and doesn't give us the same rights". The cost for trans service members is negligible compared to that. Read More »

Sale, Devers help Red Sox overpower Mariners

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Rays third baseman Evan Longoria went three-for-four with two runs scored, a home run and two RBIs against the Orioles. It soon became clear that this was no precautionary move . But again Paxton quickly struck down the uprising, striking out Young and then on what proved to be his last pitch of the night, a 97 miles per hour fastball, getting a double-play grounder from Marrero on a full count. Read More »

'What Happened': How to Order Hillary Clinton's 2016 Election Book

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Her new book will cover the topic of James Comey's involvement, and with Russian Federation and carefully run through a litany of reasons for why she was defeated - none of them her fault, of course! she stated, "I take responsibility for every decision I make - but that's not why I lost". Read More »

Die in Overheated Texas Truck in Human Trafficking Tragedy

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Around 30 more people were found inside the truck, 20 of whom were described as being in serious condition and transferred to area hospitals in what authorities say looks like a human trafficking crime . He says numerous truck's occupants appeared to be in their 20s and 30s but that there were also what appeared to be two school-age children. "The number of casualties could change in the morning, as some of them were in extremely critical condition", the police chief added. Read More »

Father arrested after baby abandoned in Suisun City parking lot

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Wendell Cooper , owner of J's Barber Shop and Hair Salon in the Sunset Shopping Center , said a customer walked into his business and said, "There's a baby in the parking lot". "It's a real unsafe spot where that baby was sitting", Cooper said. Mitchell was later arrested on probable cause for child endangerment, child abandonment, committing a felony while on bail and misdemeanor possession of suspected cocaine. Read More »