• Woman, 2 Boys Missing in Loudoun County
Woman, 2 Boys Missing in Loudoun County

Sills-Russell, 9, and Cameron A. Martin, 5. Loudoun County Sheriff Michael Chapman said family members from New Jersey came down to Virginia to help conduct a search on Monday for the 27-year-old woman and two kids. At 5:30 p.m. today, their vehicle was found by a family member upside-down in Sycolin Creek near Hogeland Mill Road off Evergreen Mi...

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  • Farooq Abdullah congratulates security forces for killing Abu Dujana
Farooq Abdullah congratulates security forces for killing Abu Dujana

Three terrorists were believed to be trapped in a residential complex in Pulwama's Hakripora village . While the security forces have achieved a big success, two terrorists have been killed and the search for the third terrorist is still on.

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  • Pilot lands plane 'blind' after chicken egg-sized hail storm
Pilot lands plane 'blind' after chicken egg-sized hail storm

Image: Ватные Хроники/YouTube A pilot has been labelled a hero after landing a plane safely despite not being able to see out of the front of the aircraft and having no auto-pilot. The AtlasGlobal flight had been scheduled to land at Erkan in northern Cyprus. Pilots of flights present at the airport at the time flashed their lights and also went ...

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  • Opposition parties meeting for fielding joint PM candidate ends inconclusively
Opposition parties meeting for fielding joint PM candidate ends inconclusively

Pakistan's premier-designate and three opposition lawmakers have submitted their candidacies for the country's next head of government. The party has nominated Abbasi as an " interim " prime minister, who will eventually pave the way for the current Chief Minister Punjab, Shahbaz Sharif , to take over as Pakistan's chief executive.

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  • Venezuelan police arrest two opposition leaders: relatives
Venezuelan police arrest two opposition leaders: relatives

Two of Venezuela's leading opposition figures were taken away from their homes by the country's intelligence service early Tuesday morning, according to their families. Calls to the Venezuelan embassies in Madrid and London for comment weren't answered. The children of Ledezma - named Victor, Vanessa and Antonietta - also said on Twitter that t...

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  • Springfield To Hold Night Out Events With Police At 11 Locations
Springfield To Hold Night Out Events With Police At 11 Locations

Valparaiso police ask for people to plan events in their neighborhoods and officers travel together, visiting each neighborhood, Grennes said. "To continue strengthening that bond between police and community members", La Crosse officer Brooke Pataska said.

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  • World's Longest Pedestrian Suspension Bridge Opens Across the Swiss Alps
World's Longest Pedestrian Suspension Bridge Opens Across the Swiss Alps

The new bridge was officially opened Saturday, according to the Zermatt tourism office. Built by local company swissrope/Lauber Seilbahnen, the bridge completes a section of the Europaweg trail, a high-altitude walking route offering panoramas of some of Switzerland's highest peaks, including the Dom (4,545m) and the Matterhorn.

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  • Opposition divided over Sh Rasheed's nomination as PM candidate
Opposition divided over Sh Rasheed's nomination as PM candidate

Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) and Muttahida Qaumi Movement-Pakistan (MQM-P) have all submitted separate nomination papers for the slot of prime minister. Meeting of opposition parties presided over by Opposition Leader in National Assembly Khursheed Shah has begun to decide joint candidate for interim prime minister.

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  • Days rides not given provincial safety inspections before Edmonton fair
Days rides not given provincial safety inspections before Edmonton fair

The company wasn't involved in direct maintenance or inspection of the ride , which was present at the #Ohio State Fair . The local rides are provided by Midway Rides of Utica, N.Y., and Wolf said this is the third year the company has provided rides for the local fair .

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  • Turnbull confirms Sydney raids related to terrorist plot
Turnbull confirms Sydney raids related to terrorist plot

Police in Australia are continuing to hunt for more evidence as they investigate a major terror plot targeting the aviation industry. As noted by the Sydney Morning Herald , the latest arrests are a significant departure from previous " lone actor " attacks in Australia, inspired by Islamic State .

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  • Trump ready to take 'all necessary measures' against North Korea
Trump ready to take 'all necessary measures' against North Korea

Nikki Haley had also said in a statement on Sunday that the "time for talk is over" and that " China must decide whether it is finally willing to take this vital step" to impose the strongest sanctions that would stop North Korea . Earlier this month, Russian Federation and China blocked USA -led efforts to expand penalties against North...

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  • Don't give up on Obamacare
Don't give up on Obamacare

Republican Senators joined Democrats in a 51-49 vote rejecting the legislation . The president on Saturday also cited a Fox and Friends report that claimed Russian Federation was behind an investigation that previous year produced a dossier about alleged unseemly incidents in Trump's past.

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  • Stan Kroenke launches bloodsport channel
Stan Kroenke launches bloodsport channel

My Outdoor TV was launched in the United States back in 2016, but is now available to a UK audience . Animal rights campaigners have reacted with fury after billionaire Arsenal owner Stan Kroenke broadened his online hunting channel, MOTV, to an global audience.

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  • CMPD: 150 patrol vehicles could be prone to carbon monoxide risks
CMPD: 150 patrol vehicles could be prone to carbon monoxide risks

Ford said the company has discovered holes and unsealed spaces where equipment was installed after leaving the factory. "The Idaho Falls Police Department has been notified of the recall on the 2011-2017 Ford Explorers and is working with the city garage and with the dealers to get replacement parts ordered", a city spokeswoman said in a s...

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  • British Gas to hike electricity prices by 12.5% from September
British Gas to hike electricity prices by 12.5% from September

This means the average annual dual fuel bill for a typical household on a standard tariff will rise by £76 to £1,120 - an increase of 7.3%. British Gas is raising electricity prices for 3.1 million of its United Kingdom customers by 12.5% from September.

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  • England's Ali has 'scored more hat-tricks in football'
England's Ali has 'scored more hat-tricks in football'

England will retain Steven Finn as cover for Mark Wood in an otherwise unchanged 13-man squad for the fourth Test against South Africa at Old Trafford . England captain Joe Root added: "It was a special way to finish, and quite a fitting one in the 100th Test here, and summed up a really good week for us".

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  • Donald Trump warns of slashing Obamacare subsidies
Donald Trump warns of slashing Obamacare subsidies

A group of around 40 House Republicans and Democrats known as the Problem Solvers Caucus has endorsed an outline of ideas aimed at making urgent fixes to Obamacare . Hoyer's criticism of the GOP bill introduced late Thursday was succinct: "It was not a bill that would have been positive for the American people".

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  • Mixed reactions from voters about Ardern-Davis leadership
Mixed reactions from voters about Ardern-Davis leadership

Little, 52, admitted he had failed to get his message across during more than two years as leader. The fresh faces of the Labour leadership, Jacinda Ardern and deputy Kelvin Davis, will lead a campaign full of "relentless positivity" over the next seven weeks.

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  • Germany Urges EU To Fight Back Against US Russian Sanctions Bill
Germany Urges EU To Fight Back Against US Russian Sanctions Bill

Several European nations, but particularly Germany, have been concerned with the wording of the latest U.S. sanctions, which intend to target foreign investment in Russia's energy industry. German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel warned last week that Germany will not tolerate sanctions against European companies involved in the Nord Stream project.

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  • Woman's body found buried in sand on beach in Ocean City, Md
Woman's body found buried in sand on beach in Ocean City, Md

Police said the man was one of seven people aboard an anchored, 22-foot boat when he tried to jump into the water. Her body was discovered on the beach early this morning. The city employees then told Ocean City dispatchers. She said O'Connor's death appeared to be accidental, but police have not ruled out anything.

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  • National Basketball Association teams to host Australia's Kings, United, Bullets
National Basketball Association teams to host Australia's Kings, United, Bullets

The first match-up will see the Kings face the Utah Jazz - a team that features Australians Joe Ingles and Dante Exum - and will tip off on October 3 (AEST). The ANBL is set to announce the October fixtures at a press conference in Sydney on Tuesday, but news has been carefully leaked to all the relevant Australian media markets to maximise e...

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  • Ministry not on wishlist, happy to be BJP chief, says Amit Shah
Ministry not on wishlist, happy to be BJP chief, says Amit Shah

Summary: "Asked to comment on the prospects of Shivpal Yadav quitting Samajwadi Party to join the BJP, Shah said, "We haven't discussed about him yet". "Why are the MLAs locked up in a resort in Bengaluru, when Karnataka has a Congress government?" Shah also said that the government has taken a number of successful steps to curb the issue of bla...

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  • Krauthammer: Trump White House has 'bounced off the bottom'
Krauthammer: Trump White House has 'bounced off the bottom'

She elaborated slightly, explaining that Trump "felt that Anthony's comments were inappropriate for a person in that position". With biblical flair, John Kelly , who was brought in as the new chief of staff on Monday to end the fratricidal drama in the White House, demanded the Mooch's head on a platter.

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  • Rihanna responds to body-shamers: 'Somebody called me too fat?'
Rihanna responds to body-shamers: 'Somebody called me too fat?'

The "Wild Thoughts" songstress and her curvaceous body have been the topic of discussion on social media over the past few weeks, with many Internet users scrutinising the star over her weight. And even though the fan definitely has Rihanna's back, of course Rih had to chime in with her own comment to let critics know she couldn't care less abo...

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  • Donald Trump's ability to achieve swift tax reforms questioned
Donald Trump's ability to achieve swift tax reforms questioned

Nonfarm payrolls due at the end of the week could also be a market mover, with investors looking at jobs and wage growth metrics for signals on how the Federal Reserve's monetary policy will be shaped for the rest of the year. Mnuchin said. Short said that the White House probably wouldn't be pushing for so-called full expensing , which would al...

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  • July broke a record for Sacramento heat. How hot was it?
July broke a record for Sacramento heat. How hot was it?

Forecasters expect highs at or above 100 degrees each of those days in Portland. Those without air conditioning will struggle to escape the heat according to Northwest Weather Services. That heat wave lasted three days, only half of this week's expected six days of 90+ degree temps. A year ago the city had 22 days of 100-degree weather by the e...

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  • Former Army Medic Receives Medal of Honor for Vietnam War Heroism
Former Army Medic Receives Medal of Honor for Vietnam War Heroism

I thought that would be my last day on Earth, though", McCloughan said in a December 2016 interview with WOOD-TV in MI. Before he could start the job, he was drafted by the Army at age 22. Before the change, the relevant act had to have happened within three years of a person being recommended for the medal and the award had to be given within fi...

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  • Russian Federation to ban VPNs
Russian Federation to ban VPNs

This move follows China's lead in also banning VPN services, as well as cracking down on live-streaming services, which happened this past summer, as reported by Tech Crunch . The main provisions in the new law are set to take effect on November 1, just months before a March 2018 presidential election in which Putin is widely expected to seek an...

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  • Chinese boots in Uttarakhand's Barahoti
Chinese boots in Uttarakhand's Barahoti

In the past, Chinese troops have been known to cross over and write " China " on rocks in the Chamoli district.This area has also seen aerial transgressions and infiltration by foot patrols in 2013 and 2014.The present standoff between India and China emerged after New Delhi expressed its apprehension over Beijing's road construction in the Sikk...

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  • Trump has good reason to fear Mueller's investigation
Trump has good reason to fear Mueller's investigation

So, it sounds to me like Graham, in an albeit conservative way, just threatened Trump with impeachment if he goes ahead and fires his pal Jethro. The Senate leader's warning to the White House marked one of the very few times, since Trump became president six months ago, that a GOP lawmaker of any effect has suggested inflicting any sort of...

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  • Island businesses fret about power outage losses
Island businesses fret about power outage losses

While her shop may have lost classes, Taylor is anxious that others are losing even more. The blackout is affecting Hatteras Island and Ocracoke Island. About 5,000 residents on Hatteras Island, the 70-mile-long stretch that includes the Cape Hatteras lighthouse, were warned against using air conditioning that would share power being provided b...

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  • ASEAN PMI falls to contraction in July
ASEAN PMI falls to contraction in July

China reported Monday that its official manufacturing PMI for the month of July came in at 51.4 - just shy of expectations. For the country's non-manufacturing sector, growth momentum remained robust though it moderated somewhat, with its PMI standing at 54.5 in July, down from 54.9 in June.

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  • Raiders' Reggie McKenzie all smiles after grand jury drops Conley case
Raiders' Reggie McKenzie all smiles after grand jury drops Conley case

In early April, a woman accused Conley of raping her at a hotel in downtown Cleveland. Conley met with police in May and provided a statement and DNA sample. The 6-foot, 195-pound Conley , who was chosen with the 24th overall pick, was a starting cornerback at Ohio State for two years and captain of the Buckeyes his last season.

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  • Donald Trump dictated misleading statement on son's meeting with Russian
Donald Trump dictated misleading statement on son's meeting with Russian

The statement, issued to the New York Times as it prepared a story , emphasized that the subject of the meeting was "not a campaign issue at the time ". "Somebody can argue the president is saying he doesn't want you to say the whole truth". With the president already under investigation for possible obstruction of justice with respect to Rus...

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  • No resolution to education funding bill
No resolution to education funding bill

If that attempt fails, the bill dies. IL legislators have adjourned the third day of a special session without wading into a school funding fight. Sen. But when an amendment regarding pensions was added, the numbers were, "finagled" so that CPS was a first-tier district, meaning they would receive more money, according to Batinick.

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