• Thailand convicts Rohingya traffickers at mass trial
Thailand convicts Rohingya traffickers at mass trial

Australian journalist Alan Morison, who with a Thai colleague Chutima Sidasathian first exposed trafficking networks in southern Thailand on their Phuketwan website, said Thailand has a long way to go to ensure justice for the thousands who were exploited, tortured or killed by human traffickers during the last several years.

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  • UCF student suspended for grading, posting ex-girlfriend's apology note online
UCF student suspended for grading, posting ex-girlfriend's apology note online

Then he posted a picture of it to Twitter . That was five months ago. A college student who faced suspension after tweeting an apology letter from his ex-girlfriend, which he "graded" for errors, has successfully appealed the penalty.

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  • Trump to name defense lobbyist Mark Esper as Army secretary
Trump to name defense lobbyist Mark Esper as Army secretary

He has urged the Trump administration to put forward Pentagon nominees, but he could be wary of Esper's industry ties. The Trump administration will nominate a former US Army officer and lobbyist for the missile manufacturer Raytheon to be the next Army secretary.

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  • Counting of votes in presidential election on July 20
Counting of votes in presidential election on July 20

There will be eight rounds of counting, and announcements made after every round. This came as a surprise because the NCP had supported the Opposition's candidate, Meira Kumar in the election. In addition, the ruling Telengana Rashtra Samithi in Telangana (two per cent), different factions of AIADMK (5.39 per cent), and the YSR Congress (1.53 p...

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  • Weather service issues warning about heat this week
Weather service issues warning about heat this week

Highs today surged into the mid and upper 90s around most of Alabama today , and we think we'll stay in that range through at least Saturday . This forecast is pretty straightforward going into the weekend and even early next week, with only subtle differences day by day.

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  • Iranian Guards Warn US To Move Gulf Bases, Avoid 'Miscalculations'
Iranian Guards Warn US To Move Gulf Bases, Avoid 'Miscalculations'

Iran in April and May imposed reciprocal sanctions on dozens of American companies and individuals, alleging they support terrorism and repression against people in the region such as the Palestinians. "Some of the actions of the Americans are against the spirit and even the letter of the [nuclear accord]". "The Islamic Republic of Iran will alwa...

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  • UAE says it is headed for 'long estrangement' with Qatar
UAE says it is headed for 'long estrangement' with Qatar

Al Jubeir stressed that there are basic principles that all countries, including Qatar, must abide by, including stopping support to terrorism, extremism, incitement and spreading hatred through media, as well as stopping hosting terrorists or those involved in financing of terrorism or wanted in their countries, and not to interfere in the affairs...

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  • Samajwadi Party MP's comment during cow lynching debate sparks protest, forces adjournment
Samajwadi Party MP's comment during cow lynching debate sparks protest, forces adjournment

The SP leader also insisted that he did not intend to hurt the sentiments of anyone. It was only after Mr. Agarwal expressed regret that the House could resume discussion on the spate of lynchings in recent times. Kurien concluded that the statement was "per se derogatory and hurt the sentiments of the majority community and God as it is believed"....

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  • Donald Trump nominates Utah governor as envoy to Russian Federation
Donald Trump nominates Utah governor as envoy to Russian Federation

The appointment is also high-profile because Congress and a special counsel are investigating Russia's interference in the 2016 president elections and whether there was any collusion with Trump's campaign. "It's every day a Trump-Russia headline, and Huntsman is going to be at the center of that storm", Jowers said . The press release stated th...

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  • Trump warns Mueller not to probe into his finances
Trump warns Mueller not to probe into his finances

Rosenstein to appoint former FBI Director Robert Mueller as special counsel to head the FBI's investigation into Russian election interference. "I've testified several times about this and yes, I do", Rosenstein told "The Story with Martha MacCallum" when asked if he stood by his now-famous memo recommending Comey's dismissal.

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  • China is our enemy, not Pakistan: Ex-Indian defence minister
China is our enemy, not Pakistan: Ex-Indian defence minister

He also claimed that Chinese military personnel had been seen in Pakistani military facilities in Pakistan-occupied- Kashmir and that China was building roads there. "Now, India should openly support Tibet for its independence. China has prepared fully to attack India", Yadav, who belongs to Samajwadi Party, said in the Lok Sabha.

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  • China's Xi pledges support to Palestine
China's Xi pledges support to Palestine

Abbas stressed the importance of the Chinese peace initiative, the "four-point proposal" put forward by Xi in 2013, which calls for achieving a two-state solution, the fostering of mutual security cooperation and peace through development. The Chinese have traditionally supported the Palestinians in the diplomatic sphere. Palestinian Authority Pr...

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  • Congressman Asks NASA if There's an Ancient Civilization on Mars. For Real
Congressman Asks NASA if There's an Ancient Civilization on Mars. For Real

After he was told by a panel member that an ancient colony on Mars was "extremely unlikely", the internet erupted with responses to the weird exchange, with one commenter asking: 'Was he for real?' Rep. "And there is no evidence I'm aware of that..." "See, there's some people . well, anyway". After he was told by the space expert that an anc...

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  • Jose Mourinho admits annoyance and claims transfer window could be over
Jose Mourinho admits annoyance and claims transfer window could be over

Jose Mourinho says he is not quite happy about how Manchester United have gone about their transfer business this summer. Lukaku was given his first start in a Manchester United jersey, playing at the front of a 4-3-3 formation alongside Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Jesse Lingard.

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  • Ford Bronco May Get 325 HP V6
Ford Bronco May Get 325 HP V6

New information about the 2020 Ford Bronco has surfaced online after an anonymous Ford engineer spoke to Gear Patrol . There are also internal talks about getting in touch with the eco side by offering a hybrid alternative. Bronco four doors. His release remains scheduled for 2020. According to the report , the reborn Bronco may be much mor...

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  • TLC Announces 'Trading Spaces' Host for 2018 Reboot
TLC Announces 'Trading Spaces' Host for 2018 Reboot

However, she left midway during the fifth season (2004) and didn't return until January 2008 to finish up the remainder of the series. "TLC is back into home and property with 'Nate & Jeremiah By Design, ' our new show helping distressed homeowners turn disasters into dream homes" TLC President and general manager Nancy Daniels said in March when...

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  • 'Catfish' Directors To Direct 'Mega Man' Movie
'Catfish' Directors To Direct 'Mega Man' Movie

Henry Joost and Ariel Schulman are reportedly set to write and direct a movie based on the Mega Man franchise. Joost and Schulman's controversial 2010 documentary put them on the map, but they later moved into fictional properties, working on Paranormal Activity 3 and Paranormal Activity 4.

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  • Report explores the global table tennis balls industry
Report explores the global table tennis balls industry

Additionally, the Vacuum Blood Collection Tube Machine research reports explore the business strategies and tactics followed by the top dominant players across different regions , their company profile, consumer volume, production capacity, opportunities, and challenges faced the key players in terms of development and Vacuum Blood Collection T...

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  • No-one will dominate again like Tiger says Spieth
No-one will dominate again like Tiger says Spieth

McIlroy comes into this week's Open Championship at Royal Birkdale on the back of three missed cuts in his last four events, including the defence of his Irish Open title and US Open . So, certain parts of the game I think I've improved on. "I guess for me it was a glimpse into what my potential is". The buzz of that heavyweight exchange of body...

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  • American Airlines Honors MRO Employee with 75 Years of Service
American Airlines Honors MRO Employee with 75 Years of Service

An airline mechanic for American Airlines was honored Tuesday for his 75 years with the company. The plane features his signature painted on the outside. As the airline shines a spotlight on its longest-tenured employee, officials are careful to note that for his safety and the well-being of others there are limitations to what Blackman can do.

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  • Body of hiker found
Body of hiker found

When they didn't turn up to work on Monday, friends alerted the authorities. The couple's SUV has been found near the area and several pieces of Ms Dowsley's belongings were discovered at the base of the waterfall. "We just need to know", Peter Dowsley told CTV News. "The area that the search is being conducted in, it's very treacherous, risky ...

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  • Trump Jeopardized National Security By Meeting Putin In Secret Without An Interpreter
Trump Jeopardized National Security By Meeting Putin In Secret Without An Interpreter

The White House official who was notified about the meeting from eye-witnesses said they were "flummoxed, confused and startled" at the animated and private conversation taking place beyond earshot. "Pretty much everybody at the dinner thought this was pretty weird", Bremmer told The New York Times . Trump also said he asked Putin durin...

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  • Trump says Jeff Sessions 'unfair' for taking job then recusing on Russian Federation
Trump says Jeff Sessions 'unfair' for taking job then recusing on Russian Federation

President Trump makes the extraordinary statement about Sessions in an interview with the New York Times Wednesday, July 19th. "Jeff Sessions takes the job, gets into the job, recuses himself, which frankly I think is very unfair to the president", he said.

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  • Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation
Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation

Jefferies Group LLC set a $23.00 target price on shares of Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation and gave the stock a hold rating in a research note on Wednesday, May 17th. Cabot Oil & Gas had 70 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Williams Capital Group had a markedly different take on 18/07/2017, proposing that COG is now consid...

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  • Turkey Changes Justice, Defense Ministers in Cabinet Shuffle
Turkey Changes Justice, Defense Ministers in Cabinet Shuffle

Erdogan had complained of a "fatigue" within the ruling party, speaking of a need for rejuvenation. Fikri Isik, who served as defence minister since May 2016 was promoted to deputy prime minister along with justice minister Bekir Bozdag, Recep Akdag, former minister of health and Hakan Cavusoglu, another new name in the cabinet.

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  • Demi Lovato parties with Paris Hilton in 'Sorry Not Sorry' video
Demi Lovato parties with Paris Hilton in 'Sorry Not Sorry' video

The 24-year-old singer took to Instagram this afternoon to thank fans for the enthusiastic response to the video (watch here), which she filmed by throwing a party. The former Disney star, who has been promoting her latest single by performing at house parties across the country, even showed off her smokin' hot curves in a one piece inside a foam...

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  • Oracle aims to one-up Microsoft with expanded Cloud at Customer service
Oracle aims to one-up Microsoft with expanded Cloud at Customer service

In any language usage, Oracle's goal is pretty clear: Take advantage of the cloud and all its shortcuts, yet keep your company's data locked up right at home where it belongs. "This came up from the idea that enterprise customers have a lot of regulatory requirements and government customers also have a lot of concerns about how they can be in the ...

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  • Slight majority want Democrats to retake power in 2018, poll says
Slight majority want Democrats to retake power in 2018, poll says

Wisconsin Republican Party spokesman Alec Zimmerman says it's a sign Democrats are in "disarray". Also on the DNC agenda: Expand the Civic Engagement and Voter Participation Department at the DNC, "re-imagine and re-launch" the DNC Voting Rights Institute, and support campaigns that are committed to "ensuring fair and impartial elections".

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  • Parents who 'gifted' daughter to man get prison sentence
Parents who 'gifted' daughter to man get prison sentence

Daniel and Savilla Stoltzfus were sentenced Wednesday by Judge Jeffrey L. Finley to serve a minimum of three and a half years up to 7 years in prison on child endangerment charges. Barton. 44 year old Daniel Stoltzfus, who admitted to gifting his six daughters is sentenced 3 ½ to 7 years in prison. Stoltzfus' eldest daughter was 14 when she wen...

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  • Trump, Putin Had Second, Undisclosed Talk at G-20 Summit
Trump, Putin Had Second, Undisclosed Talk at G-20 Summit

Feinstein said she had not yet discussed calling Veselnitskaya to testify with committee chairman Chuck Grassley, a Republican. Russian officials have repeatedly denied allegations by U.S. Meanwhile, the White House on Tuesday night officially announced the president's appointment of former Utah Gov. Jon Huntsman to serve as ambassador to Russi...

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  • Suspect in custody, Endangered Person Advisory issued for missing 14-year-old
Suspect in custody, Endangered Person Advisory issued for missing 14-year-old

Neither the Patrol nor the Morgan County Sheriff's Department could be immediately reached to confirm the girl's condition. The Morgan County Sheriff's Department suspected Rohr was with Matthew Fischer, a sex offender from NY. He is reportedly a registered sex offender from NY. Rohr was last seen at 9:30 p.m. Tuesday. The two may be in a tan...

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  • Dubie family visits White House
Dubie family visits White House

In matters of policy, an official also said imposing import tariffs to bolster US-made products was "on the table". As part of this, Trump promised he would take more legal and regulatory steps during the next six months to protect American manufacturers, lashing out against trade deals and trade practices he said have hurt U.S.

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  • Wildfire emergency extended two more weeks
Wildfire emergency extended two more weeks

Premier John Horgan said his government's first priority is to support the more than 45,000 people displaced by the fires, which have so far torched more than 3,500 square kilometres of land. "The first responsibility or the task force members is to get out and talk to people and hear first-hand the challenges people are facing first-hand", Horgan...

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  • Healthcare Trust of America Inc
Healthcare Trust of America Inc

Annual dividend yield of Healthcare Trust of America, Inc. Fort Washington Investment Advisors Inc. Healthcare Trust of America ( NYSE:HTA ) opened at 30.21 on Monday. The ex-dividend date was Friday, June 30th. (NYSE:HTA) is up 1.79%, compared with a fall of almost -8.02% for 3 months and about -5.39% for the past 30 days.

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  • Family tossed from JetBlue flight after toddler kicked seat
Family tossed from JetBlue flight after toddler kicked seat

Mandy said the passenger in front moved to an empty seat and she thought it was over - then suddenly the plane was brought back to the gate and the supervisor boarded. "We are investigating whether the customers' behavior warrants restrictions on JetBlue travel and we thank our crewmembers for their professional handling of this unfortunate inciden...

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