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by | July 06, 2019 | 00:54

Scattered showers and thunderstorms diminish this evening so most fireworks displays should go on! Strongest storms could have heavy localized flood-producing downpours, vivid lightning, gusty winds - even some small hail is possible. Winds S 5-10 miles per hour. South wind 3 to 8 miles per hour. Highest storm chances Friday night will be along and north of I-70. High: 89. Wind: SE 10 miles per hour.

by | July 06, 2019 | 00:44

While recognising that Hong Kong is part of China, on Tuesday Hunt warned of "serious consequences" if Beijing breaches the "legally binding agreement". Fear and anger among many over the Chinese government's tightening grip spilled over last month as millions marched to oppose a proposed law that would allow extraditions to the mainland.

by | July 06, 2019 | 00:46

The Reuters news agency said it had reviewed shipping data that suggested the tanker had been loaded with Iranian oil off the coast of Iran . Britain's Foreign Office did not respond to a request from Reuters for comment. Royal Marines using helicopters and speed boats intercepted the Panama-flagged tanker in the early hours of July 4 while the vessel was in British and Gibraltar territorial waters and waiting to take on supplies.

by | July 06, 2019 | 00:33

Police have not said if charges have been filed. "We do not intend to pursue charges against her as an "adult" and therefore what happens from here is at the discretion of the juvenile justice system", the statement said. A final tip off from Blue Bell itself, based on the store's merchandising, led police to a Walmart in Lufkin, Texas. The woman who was filmed licking the top of an ice cream tub and then returning it to the freezer in a supermarket could be facing 20 years in prison, ...

by | July 06, 2019 | 00:33

Chris Cline poses for a portrait in a coal mine in Carlinville, Ill., in 2010. "What a wonderful, loving, and giving man". Cline's daughter Kamie Conover was also among those killed, according to reports. "His life's story was one of hard work, love of family and caring support for others". He rapidly rose through the industry ranks, founding an energy development group, the Cline Group, in 1990.

by | July 05, 2019 | 00:43

PT. The long, rolling quake measured 6.4 in magnitude and was centered in the remote Searles Valley area near Ridgecrest in San Bernardino County, over a hundred miles away from Los Angeles . The quake is the largest in southern California since the 1994 magnitude 6.6 Northridge natural disaster, which was centered in a heavily-populated area of Los Angeles and caused billions of dollars of damage, the USGS said, according to Reuters.

by | July 05, 2019 | 00:44

In June, the Department of Justice's Office of Legal Counsel issued a 33-page opinion backing Mnuchin , arguing that because Neal wanted to make the president's tax returns public, the request lacked a legitimate legislative function. Ways and means chairman Richard Neal said in May he was consulting with lawyers on how best to enforce his subpoena to get Trump's tax returns. University of Iowa Law Professor Andy Grewal, who has written on the subject, said Tuesday he predicts the House ...

by | July 05, 2019 | 00:36

The Chinese government has said that the military was carrying out drills between the Spratly and Paracel Islands (Xisha Islands, 西沙群島) starting last weekend and ending yesterday, warning other shipping not to enter a designated area. The move startled analysts, who characterized it as a rarity - if not a first - in the South China Sea, home to crucial worldwide shipping lanes. The tests were first reported by NBC News, and could have included systems like the DF-21D or DF-26.

by | July 04, 2019 | 02:15

Trump has misread Iran, the speaker of the country's parliament Ali Larijani said Tuesday, in comments carried by the state news agency. "We put aside this commitment and will increase enrichment as we please". We regret this decision by Iran, which calls into question an essential instrument of nuclear non-proliferation", the foreign ministers said. As we have shown in political, worldwide and field areas, Iran is an important actor in global level and we won't let any side to talk with ...

by | July 04, 2019 | 01:14

A day after pledging that the 2020 census would not ask respondents about their citizenship, the Justice Department reversed course on Wednesday and said it was hunting for a way to restore the question on orders from President Trump .

by | July 04, 2019 | 01:13

Juncker, who steps down on October 31 as head of the commission, which proposes and enforces European Union laws, conceded that "it won't be easy in parliament". French IMF chief Christine Largarde was selected to take over from Mario Draghi as head of the European Central Bank. After three days of bitter wrangling, German Defence Minister Ursula von der Leyen was named to replace Jean-Claude Juncker at the head of the European Commission for the next five years.

by | July 04, 2019 | 01:04

Ask her about solar eclipse occurring when it is night in India and what should be done and she says, "You can continue with your work in the usual way but it is important that you do not look directly at the eclipse. The National Aeronautics and Space Administration ( NASA ) in America has addressed the belief related to food turning poisonous during solar eclipses by saying, "Related to the false idea of harmful solar rays is that during a total solar eclipse, some kind of radiation is ...

by | July 03, 2019 | 01:32

Pence was previously slated to travel to Manchester, N.H., to meet with former patients and alumni of the Granite Recovery Center at its headquarters, and deliver remarks on America's opioid epidemic. "We'll reschedule NH shortly". Another senior administration official said it was not related to any kind of health issue impacting Pence or President Donald Trump .

by | July 03, 2019 | 01:09

Customs and Border Protection was made aware of disturbing social media activity hosted on a private Facebook group that may include a number of CBP employees, ' the head of CPB's internal affairs unit Matthew Klein said Monday. 'At least it's already in a trash bag, ' one poster said of the child. Daily Mail's David Martosko confronted Ocasio-Cortez over the photo on Twitter .

by | July 03, 2019 | 00:59

Trump told reporters that plans for the day include an Air Force One and Blue Angels flyover and also a bunch of tanks stationed around. He has dubbed it a "Salute to America". According to figures from the non-profit National Parks Conservation Association, the National Mall and memorials on and around it still face a $655 million budget shortfall for overdue repairs, part of a $1.3 billion shortfall for national parks in D.C.

by | July 03, 2019 | 00:48

Local residents, police and the fire brigade were able to rescue four people trapped under the debris. In 2005, 950 millimeters (37 inches) of rain fell on the coastal metropolis in just 24 hours, killing more than 500 people. At least 1,000 people were evacuated from Kurla, to prevent any untoward incident due to the overflowing of Mithi river, tweeted BMC. Lifeline Stalled The train service which is referred to as " Mumbai's lifeline", has stopped early morning today as all the ...

by | July 02, 2019 | 01:56

At least six neighbourhoods in the outskirts of the city were deeply affected by the hailstorm , reported The Guardian . A massive hail storm trapped residents of Guadalajara , one of Mexico's most populous cities, inside their homes and vehicles, and creeped inside stores and left ice mounted on top of cars making roads impassable .

by | July 02, 2019 | 01:42

From the World War II-era talks at Malta to the White House Situation Room with President Barack Obama and his cabinet during the raid on the compound where Osama bin Laden was hiding, Ivanka Trump is being inserted into history. Trump drew his own sharp criticism over the weekend for his ostentatiously cosy relations with Kim, Vladimir Putin and the Saudi crown prince, Mohammed bin Salman, suspected of involvement in the death and dismemberment of Jamal Khashoggi, a journalist who lived ...

by | July 02, 2019 | 00:38

Tokyo, which maintains many whale species are not endangered and that eating whale is a cherished cultural tradition, is halting the Antarctic research whaling that took some 330 minke whales a year, but will hunt minkes, sei whales and Bryde's whales in its exclusive economic zone.

by | July 01, 2019 | 00:34

One cell is moving southeast through eastern Montgomery and Howard county. Severe thunderstorm warnings have been issued for Lac qui Parle and Yellow Medicine counties until 7 a.m. The weather service has also gotten several reports of trees knocked down and small hail with these storms. A damaging wind gust can't be ruled out, but hail is what has us most concerned.

by | July 01, 2019 | 00:36

Peskov said the very term didn't appeal to the Russian government in the least. Asked Saturday whether the issue was discussed during the meeting, Putin said that "we talked about it", but didn't elaborate. "Let everyone be happy, we have no problem with what", Putin told the outlet. "I am not trying to insult anyone because we have been condemned for our alleged homophobia", Putin said in the interview published Thursday.

by | July 01, 2019 | 00:31

The U.S. Trade Representative's Office concluded seven days of hearings June 25 on the proposed tariffs on $300 billion in additional imports. Washington has banned the company over security concerns and China reportedly wanted the restrictions lifted under the terms of any trade truce.

by | July 01, 2019 | 00:22

Trump said he hopes the sides can reach a comprehensive deal, but added that "speed is not the object". Kim Jong-un also added that he and Trump "have created a precedent where we can meet at any time we want without being restrained to venue and format".

by | July 01, 2019 | 00:21

Still, Trump again defended Salman, saying there was no "finger directly" pointing at him, despite a United Nations report that concluded there was, in fact, credible evidence tying the plot to the royal family. "Uh, thank you very much, I appreciate it", Mr. Trump said, when reporters traveling with him in Osaka , Japan, asked him to comment on the killing.

by | June 30, 2019 | 03:16

Ortiz and Fernandez are friends and were sitting together in a Santo Domingo bar at the time of the shooting. Vasquez reportedly took out the contract killing because he thought Fernandez was informing on him to the US government. Gomez is reportedly from Katy, which is located outside of Houston. Dominican authorities said Gomez ordered the hit from the US, hiring a gang of killers to eliminate his cousin, whom Gomez suspected of turning him in to Dominican drug investigators in 2011.