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Blackwater guard's murder conviction tossed; mandatory sentences for others found unconstitutional

Blackwater guard's murder conviction tossed; mandatory sentences for others found unconstitutional They were all jailed for 30 years. Slatten, who was serving a life sentence, had filed an appeal asking the court to sentence him separately from his three co-defendants because he was the only one facing a murder charge for firing what prosecutors said were the first shots in the massacre. [Full Article...]

Rahul Gandhi's vehicle attacked in Gujarat, SPG commando injured

Rahul Gandhi's vehicle attacked in Gujarat, SPG commando injured Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh today condemned the protest against Congress vice- president Rahul Gandhi in flood-hit Gujarat where alleged BJP supporters hurled a cement brick at his auto and showed him black flags. If any incident has happened it is unfortunate. According to the notification, these districts were declared as flood-affected areas as per the provisions of "Gujarat State... [Full Article...]

Special counsel Mueller impanels grand jury for Russia probe

Special counsel Mueller impanels grand jury for Russia probe Republicans and Trump can keep trying to live in a world of denial by pretending like the Russian Federation investigation does not exist, but Robert Meuller and his grand jury are very real. A grand jury is a group of ordinary citizens who work behind closed doors, considers evidence of potential criminal wrongdoing that a prosecutor is investigating and then decides whether charges should... [Full Article...]

Paul Ryan expects Foxconn to build at more than one Wisconsin location

Paul Ryan expects Foxconn to build at more than one Wisconsin location Foxconn has pledged to build a massive $10 billion plant in either Racine or Kenosha counties, where it will manufacture LCD panels for flat-screen TVs. President Donald Trump touted Foxconn's $10 billion deal to build its first USA manufacturing plant in Wisconsin during a press conference on Wednesday, once again hinting the investment could end up being worth triple that amount. [Full Article...]

Security forces seize opposition leaders in Venezuela night raids

Security forces seize opposition leaders in Venezuela night raids Antonio Mugicala, the CEO of the uk-based company, SmartMatic . The Venezuelan government altered the turnout for its contentious election over the weekend by at least 1 million votes , a software company involved in setting up voting systems for the country said on Wednesday. [Full Article...]

Huskies debut in 2017 preseason coaches poll at No. 7

Huskies debut in 2017 preseason coaches poll at No. 7 Utah lost several players to the National Football League last season, but the loss in talent hasn't done much damage in the eyes of voters in the USA Today Coaches Poll . The Cowboys received nine votes, good for 45th overall. USC's only Pac-12 South foe to make the preseason ranking was Utah at No. 25. Washington State and Colorado, both Trojan opponents for 2017, were the highest vote-gett... [Full Article...]

Edmond natural disaster downgraded to magnitude 4.2

Edmond natural disaster downgraded to magnitude 4.2 They later downgraded the magnitude to 4.2. The third natural disaster, another 3.0, took place at 2:49 p.m. Wednesday and had an epicenter located just south of E. The city announced on its Twitter page that all customers should have their electric power back. Seismologists and state officials have said an increase in the frequency of quakes over the past few years in Oklahoma has been tied t... [Full Article...]

Woman who encouraged boyfriend to kill himself faces 20 years in prison

Woman who encouraged boyfriend to kill himself faces 20 years in prison Moniz allowed Carter to return home and she won't be jailed until her appeals are exhausted. Carter's father, however, wished his daughter gets a far more lenient sentence in the case. And the sentencing of Carter for a crime that she did as a teenager exceeds the limits of criminal laws and is a violation of free speech. "The implications of this conviction go far beyond the tragic circumstan... [Full Article...]

Flash flood concerns persist in Southern California

Flash flood concerns persist in Southern California Friday will be sunny and hot, with a slight chance of showers, and a high near 96. "Drivers could be washed off the road", Andrew Rorke with the National Weather Service says. The county encountered a massive flash flood earlier this year at the El Capitan Canyon campground. Forecasters urge swimmers caught in a rip current not to panic but to try to relax and float, remaining parallel to sho... [Full Article...]

West Virginia governor to announce switch to Republican Party, report says

We're going to have a very big announcement which will be very exciting, I think, for the media and everyone else. West Virginia Sen. Joe Manchin, a Democrat, said on Thursday he had no heads up about what the content of the announcement was, but said he hoped it would be related to the opioid crisis or a jobs announcement. [Full Article...]

Man Allegedly Held Woman, Two Children Captive in Home for Years

Man Allegedly Held Woman, Two Children Captive in Home for Years Law enforcement described Moore as being reluctant to speak or let them inside the home. Neighbors said they rarely saw the victim and her children , aside from when the family moved into the home. He added that Moore is now unemployed and rarely left the house. The Spotsylvania County Sheriff's Office said that more charges could be coming as well. [Full Article...]

The Lion King: Chiwetel Ejiofor Reportedly in Talks to Star as Scar

The Lion King: Chiwetel Ejiofor Reportedly in Talks to Star as Scar Chiwetel Ejiofor is an English-Nigerian actor who has been acting in theatre, television, and movies since the late 1990s. Jon Favreau is directing a pair of projects for Disney, that the studio has very high hopes for. The 1994 twice-Oscar winning first movie was famously directed by Roger Allers and Rob Minkoff, but it's Jon Favreau of " The Jungle Book " and " Iron Man " fame who will be... [Full Article...]

Bride spends honeymoon in jail after pulling gun on groom

Bride spends honeymoon in jail after pulling gun on groom Police said shortly after Kate Prichard and James Burton exchanged vows, they got into a heated argument which escalated to Prichard reaching under her wedding dress and brandishing a 9mm pistol. According to the authorities, she pointed her gun at the groom. While at first the couple denied having being involved in the almost fatal event, police recovered shell casings and further evidence, whi... [Full Article...]

U.S. pushes China to rein in N. Korea

But their greater fear is that North Korea's government could collapse, sending millions of refugees fleeing across the border and effectively handing power over the peninsula to South Korea, which in turn means putting a US ally on China's border. [Full Article...]

Saudi Slams Qatar's Call To Internationalise Holy Sites As 'Declaration Of War'

Saudi Slams Qatar's Call To Internationalise Holy Sites As 'Declaration Of War' Riyadh severed its diplomatic relations with Doha on June 5 and barred all Qataris from entering Saudi Arabia and Saudis from going to Qatar. Qatar denies the allegations. "We are exhausted of responding to false information and stories invented from nothing", Sheikh Mohammed told the Doha-based Al Jazeera TV. He dismissed Sunday's joint statement and said the sanctions were violating glo... [Full Article...]

Our forces still intact at Doklam, India hits back at China

Our forces still intact at Doklam, India hits back at China India has said it warned China the road construction would have serious security implications. The latest Chinese document said India's "intrusion" into Chinese territory under the pretext of Bhutan has not only "violated China's territorial sovereignty but also challenged Bhutan's sovereignty and independence". [Full Article...]

Nawaz Sharif lives in hearts of people: Abbasi

Nawaz Sharif lives in hearts of people: Abbasi Sharif's ruling Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) party holds a solid parliamentary majority and moved quickly to project an air of continuity after the change of prime minister. There were no defections. In รค passionate address, the interim Prime Minister said: "Justice mandates that though a 1,000 guilty people may go free, not even one innocent person should be wrongfully convicted". [Full Article...]

The Justice Department wants to investigate, sue universities over 'white discrimination'

The Justice Department wants to investigate, sue universities over 'white discrimination' Now, the Justice Department tells ABC News that no new policy has been implemented, but critics say this cuts to the core of efforts to expand educational opportunities for minority students and could be a sign that the administration is changing course on a key civil rights issue. [Full Article...]

Trump Hits New Low In National Q Poll

Trump Hits New Low In National Q Poll Sixty-two percent of those surveyed said he is not honest; 63 percent said he does not have good leadership skills; and 59 percent said he does no care about average Americans. Trump's approval rating stood at just 38 percent Wednesday, down one percentage point from his previous all-time low Monday . "Is there a wall big enough to hold it back?" And, just to rub salt int he wound, Rasm... [Full Article...]

Trump signs bill on new sanctions against Russia

Trump signs bill on new sanctions against Russia White House press secretary Sarah Sanders downplayed a report on Monday that President Donald Trump crafted a statement issued by Donald Trump Jr.in response to the revelation that the younger Trump met with a Russian attorney during the presidential campaign. [Full Article...]


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