• Los Angeles Will Host The Olympics - We're Just Not Sure When
Los Angeles Will Host The Olympics - We're Just Not Sure When

The IOC Session itself will run from September 13-16 in Lima Peru, but the schedule suggests we should know the 2024 Olympic host by the end of the first day. Hidalgo assured that "the Games will return to Paris". Garcetti said he had "tremendous respect for the French team" and voiced hope that if the double award is approved Los Angeles and P...

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  • British man dies fighting against Isis in Syria
British man dies fighting against Isis in Syria

Before they died, all three men recorded videos for the YPG, detailing their reasons for joining the fight against IS, and sending messages back to their families. Ryan Lock, 20, a former chef from Chichester, West Sussex, shot himself to avoid falling captive to Isis in December, while 22-year-old Dean Evans, 22, a dairy farmer from Reading, die...

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  • Malawi attends opening of children's wing of Malawi hospital
Malawi attends opening of children's wing of Malawi hospital

Madonna was hailed as a "symbol of a motherly spirit" by Malawi President Peter Mutharika after the American singer opened a children's hospital named after her adopted daughter Mercy James. Madonna established the non-profit Raising Malawi charity in 2006 to provide health and education, particularly for girls. President Mutharika has since mov...

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  • Tester announces additional assistance for Montana counties affected by drought
Tester announces additional assistance for Montana counties affected by drought

In addition, the USDA is giving producers with FSA loans a 12-month exemption from a requirement that they have physical control of their livestock. Tester recently sent a letter to USDA urging them to assist eastern Montana ranchers during this drought.

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  • Korea's missile not capable of re-entry: S. Korea intelligence
Korea's missile not capable of re-entry: S. Korea intelligence

He said China was the only country that could "bring the North Korean regime to its senses without some form of military intervention". With all eyes now on a possible sixth nuclear test, 38 North, a website on North Korean affairs, wrote last Friday that commercial satellite imagery from June 28 to last Wednesday indicated "no significant new ac...

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  • Iranian cancer researcher and his family detained at Boston airport
Iranian cancer researcher and his family detained at Boston airport

It's unclear why he and his family were detained, but a lawyer for the hospital says the family could be sent back to Iran as early as Tuesday. "[Dehnavi] is a researcher, he has a relationship with a laboratory at Children's Hospital, and from what I know, what I've been told, he has many contributions to make", said Desai, who spent most of T...

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  • STM Group Plc 30.4% Potential Upside Indicated by finnCap
STM Group Plc 30.4% Potential Upside Indicated by finnCap

Therefore 14% are positive. The stock's market capitalization is 503.76M, it has a 52-week low of 113.80 and a 52-week high of 301.40. The stock's 50 day moving average is GBX 803.28 and its 200 day moving average is GBX 756.39. About 18.42 million shares traded or 514.00% up from the average. The stock decreased 33.48% or GBX 39.2 on July 11, re...

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  • Family Planning Summit Overshadowed by US Funding Cut
Family Planning Summit Overshadowed by US Funding Cut

Most of these women have a demand for contraceptives. Family planning not only helps in curbing growing population, but also provides many benefits to the mother, father, children and the family. According to him, access to FP is an indicator of a nation's economic development and healthy population. Adeyemi said that the vision of the organisa...

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  • There's a shock twist coming on tonight's Love Island
There's a shock twist coming on tonight's Love Island

Usually when one enters a reality show, the fame that follows is embraced and social media accounts, which are run by friends and family in the individuals absence, are returned to the star to talk with fans and promote themselves. I don't regret any of the avenues that I took over the course'. I think if anything over the last few days I did back ...

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  • Pledging reforms by 2020, Ukraine seeks roadmap to North Atlantic Treaty Organisation membership
Pledging reforms by 2020, Ukraine seeks roadmap to North Atlantic Treaty Organisation membership

But any decision on membership is up to the 29 alliance members, Stoltenberg said . In a statement, President Poroshenko said the efforts "will considerably boost opportunities in terms of the fight against terrorism". Ukraine has recently been hit by a series of cyberattacks, including a June 27 attack that crippled computers in the country. ...

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  • 4 dead in fiery crash on I-70 near Bonner Springs
4 dead in fiery crash on I-70 near Bonner Springs

Two people in the auto and two people in the SUV were killed. Flames engulfed the semis following the wreck, sending towering plumes of smoke into the sky. One truck driver was injured and taken to a hospital, she added. The incident was reported shortly after 2:30 p.m. Tuesday. Westbound I-70 was still shut down as of 4:50 p.m.

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  • Chiefs promote Andy Reid favorite Brett Veach to general manager
Chiefs promote Andy Reid favorite Brett Veach to general manager

Team owner Clark Hunt let it be known earlier this summer that he would be extending Andy Reid's tenure for another five seasons but that Dorsey would be let go after his first initial five-year span. Upon hearing Veach and Reid have history together, it's become even more hard to view this as anything less than a power grab by the coach, who c...

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  • Joe Scarborough Announces He's Leaving Republican Party on 'The Late Show'
Joe Scarborough Announces He's Leaving Republican Party on 'The Late Show'

Elected in 1994's so-called "Republican Revolution", Scarborough represented Northwest Florida in Congress from 1995 to 2001, becoming the first Republican to represent the area since Reconstruction. Scarborough told Colbert Republicans have "betrayed their core values" by not condemning President Donald Trump's actions. It's disgusting, and you ha...

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  • Stifel Financial Corp Buys 17320 Shares of The Charles Schwab Corporation (SCHW)
Stifel Financial Corp Buys 17320 Shares of The Charles Schwab Corporation (SCHW)

Gradient Investments Llc decreased Schwab Charles Corp New (SCHW) stake by 97.88% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. Evercore Wealth Management Llc acquired 21,861 shares as Schwab Charles Corp New (SCHW)'s stock declined 7.92%. Shares for $30.68 million were sold by SCHWAB CHARLES R. Bettinger Walter W also sold $14.17 million worth of Charles Schwa...

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  • Firefighting help arrives in BC, more on the way
Firefighting help arrives in BC, more on the way

The fire is being called the Precipice Creek fire and there is a small evacuation order in place by the Central Coast Regional District for five homesteads in the area. The evacuation order for 100 Mile House is expected to last at least another week. The Tsilhqot'in Nation, which includes six communities near Williams Lake, says four of them are...

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  • Pope Francis declares a new path to sainthood
Pope Francis declares a new path to sainthood

In a new apostolic letter, the pope approved new norms allowing for candidates to be considered for sainthood because of the heroic way they freely risked their lives and died prematurely because of "an extreme act of charity". They must also be credited with a miracle after their death. After extensive input, discussion and the work of experts, th...

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  • Analysts See $2.72 EPS for International Business Machines Corp. (IBM)
Analysts See $2.72 EPS for International Business Machines Corp. (IBM)

The stock increased 1.72% or $1.28 during the last trading session, reaching $75.87. (NYSE: IBM ) for 5,974 shares. It has outperformed by 9.41% the S&P500. Panagora Asset Mngmt holds 0.07% of its portfolio in Plantronics Inc (NYSE:PLT) for 295,933 shares. 82,479 were accumulated by Jpmorgan Chase &. (NYSE:IBM) for 3,700 shares.

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  • Woman sets boyfriend on fire, tries to extinguish blaze with urine
Woman sets boyfriend on fire, tries to extinguish blaze with urine

The couple was using the bucket as a toilet. Penn Hills police said they had no prior interactions with the couple, and Sepelyak would only explain the incident by saying that she was angry. After that, she reportedly poured a nearby bucket of urine on him to put the flames out. Burns cover at least 25 percent of his body, the report said.

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  • Senate health care proposal even worse for Pennsylvania, report says
Senate health care proposal even worse for Pennsylvania, report says

Study authors did note a significantly higher percentage of beneficiaries who said they were able to get all of their necessary care in states that expanded Medicaid, as opposed to those that did not. The Republican health care bill is still a work in progress, so it's possible that more public activity could occur before a bill passes both ch...

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  • Telling texts presented in PSU hazing hearing
Telling texts presented in PSU hazing hearing

The proceeding, which has moved slowly due to the number of defendants, is scheduled to continue for at least two more days in August. Eighteen Beta Theta Pi fraternity brothers were charged in connection with Piazza's death-and prosecutors alleged the text messages prove they were trying to cover up what happened that night and coordinate th...

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  • Dax Raymond named to John Mackey Award Watch List
Dax Raymond named to John Mackey Award Watch List

Raymond, a 6-foot-5, 245-pounder from Provo, Utah (Timpview HS), who redshirted during the 2016 season due to injury, played in nine games as a true freshman in 2015 and finished the season with four receptions for 72 yards (18.0 ypc). Hudson the first Cal player on the John Mackey Award Watch List since current Green Bay Packers' tight end Richard...

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  • Percent of Americans Have Been Harassed Online, Study Shows
Percent of Americans Have Been Harassed Online, Study Shows

Fourteen percent of the survey's 4,248 respondents said they'd specificallybeen harassed over their politics, followed by 9 percent over their physical appearance. Eight percent said they have been "very anxious" after observing these negative behaviors online. Of the survey participants who reported experiencing harassment, 22 percent said they'...

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  • Paris will pull out stops to woo jobs
Paris will pull out stops to woo jobs

Since the election in May of former investment banker Emmanuel Macron as president, the French government is pushing hard to catch up with Frankfurt to attract finance jobs moving from London to retain European Union single market access after Brexit.

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  • Politics Who Is Acting President? Nigerians Ask As Osinbajo Heads to UK
Politics Who Is Acting President? Nigerians Ask As Osinbajo Heads to UK

Mr. Buhari has been in London for medical treatment for over 65 days, during which time Mr. Osinbajo has acted as president. The Senior Special Assistant, Media And Publicity to Osinbajo, Laolu Akande made this known on his twitter handle on Tuesday, but gave no further details.

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  • Why? Leo Adonis kills himself jumping 250 feet into Hawaii Kilauea volcano
Why? Leo Adonis kills himself jumping 250 feet into Hawaii Kilauea volcano

The park service identified the man found on the Kilauea Volcano caldera floor as Gregory Michael Ure , also known as Leo Michael Adonis . Park rangers said that two hikers out walking at 7pm on Saturday night, discovered the body while on a walking trail.

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  • Farad Fire closes I-80 in both directions near Verdi
Farad Fire closes I-80 in both directions near Verdi

The fire stands at 600 acres and 5 percent contained, fire officials said. Cal Fire, which says the fire has burned about 600 acres 12 miles northeast of Truckee, is helping the US Forest Service with the firefight. The cause of the fire remains under investigation. Interstate 80 between Truckee and Stateline has reopened despite the area still...

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  • Boy, 3, dies in stabbing incident in Dublin
Boy, 3, dies in stabbing incident in Dublin

A woman in her 40's, believed to the child's mother, was rushed to St James Hospital where she was treated for serious stab wounds. The scene remains sealed off this morning and forensic examinations are taking place. Local Sinn Féin councillor Ray McHugh told RTÉ's Morning Ireland the death was a tragedy for the community. 'They are really s...

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  • What's Gap Inc (GPS) Downside After Achieving 1 Year Low?
What's Gap Inc (GPS) Downside After Achieving 1 Year Low?

Nationwide Fund Advisors now owns 118,671 shares of the apparel retailer's stock worth $2,883,000 after buying an additional 56,424 shares in the last quarter. The company also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, July 26th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, July 5th will be issued a $0.23 dividend.

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  • Melinda Gates 'deeply troubled' by Trump cuts to family planning funds
Melinda Gates 'deeply troubled' by Trump cuts to family planning funds

On Tuesday, Gates announced that the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation would increase its funding for family planning by 60%, with an extra $375m over the next four years. Who's asking for family planning? Three and half million (one-in-five) married women of reproductive age are now not using contraception, but wish to postpone their next birth...

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  • Ajax bidt voor ineengezakte speler Nouri
Ajax bidt voor ineengezakte speler Nouri

Ajax meldt op zondagavond dat de situatie van Nouri zeer stabiel is. We zijn verplicht om je te informeren over en jouw toestemming te vragen voor het gebruik van cookies op onze website. Ajax zou morgen een oefenduel spelen tegen Rijnsburgse Boys, maar dat is afgelast. De geplande openbare training ging niet door. Eén van de vrienden verte...

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  • Trump, Putin had 'heated' discussion on Russian meddling for 40 minutes
Trump, Putin had 'heated' discussion on Russian meddling for 40 minutes

Senate Foreign Affairs Chairman Bob Corker, a Republican from Tennessee, said the House can address Democrats' concerns on its own about who can initiate a review of presidential action on sanctions. "Putin wasn't a tangential player here", Schiff said. Putin also spoke warmly of Trump's personal qualities. Tillerson was the only other American...

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  • Kenya/Tanzania: Gor Head to Dar for Everton Clash
Kenya/Tanzania: Gor Head to Dar for Everton Clash

The 31-year-old started pre-season training three weeks early and is raring to go since sealing a free transfer from Manchester United . Davies is already an extraordinarily capable player despite his tender years, but Rooney's own experience of playing in the centre of the park could pay dividends in helping the 18-year-old progress in the comi...

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  • Ravi Shastri Being Named India Coach Was a 'Confusion', Says Sourav Ganguly
Ravi Shastri Being Named India Coach Was a 'Confusion', Says Sourav Ganguly

This comes in stark contrast to Sourav Ganguly's comments last evening wherein he had sought more time for the selection of the coach as he wanted all the "stakeholders" including the captain, Kohli, on the same page and wanted to let Kohli know about the manner in which the coaches want to function.

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  • Darjeeling: Parties firm on strike amid HC rap
Darjeeling: Parties firm on strike amid HC rap

Leaders of the GJM and other parties in Darjeeling hills on Tuesday said they will start a "fast-unto-death" from July 15 to press their demand for a separate state even as Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee asked them not to play with fire and help in return of peace there.

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  • Watch a Spider-Man: Homecoming breakdown of Easter eggs and cameos
Watch a Spider-Man: Homecoming breakdown of Easter eggs and cameos

It is being said that Spider-Man has left Bollywood releases behind. The film, part of a production deal with Walt Disney Co's Marvel unit, garnered an estimated US$117 million (RM502 million) in sales in USA and Canadian theatres, researcher ComScore Inc said yesterday in an email.

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