• Police rescue 150 people stranded after cable auto accident
Police rescue 150 people stranded after cable auto accident

It consists of a loop of steel cable that is strung between two stations, sometimes over intermediate supporting towers. Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti announced this as she expressed grief and shock over the deaths. As per former Chief Minister of J&K, Omar Abdullah's tweet ( @abdullah_omar ) this is first-of-its-kind accide...

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  • New Hampshire among states with GOP redistricting advantage
New Hampshire among states with GOP redistricting advantage

Then Republicans flipped enough seats to take control by the time Republican Gov. Jeb Bush was elected in 1998. The state House went from a 71-49 Democratic majority in 1994 to an 81-39 Republican majority after the 2002 election when districts were redrawn by Republican lawmakers.

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  • South Koreans march to protest US missile defence system
South Koreans march to protest US missile defence system

In an interview with Reuters on Thursday, Moon said only one THAAD launcher was scheduled to be deployed in 2017 here under an agreement with the USA, and the remaining five next year. South Korea's President Moon Jae-in and Trump are due to meet for the first time in Washington next week, with THAAD expected to dominate the agenda.

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  • Romero wins first European title in a decade in Munich
Romero wins first European title in a decade in Munich

Garcia and Bland were both close to forcing a play-off on the final hole but, needing eagles to also move onto -17 overall and extend the last day, Garcia's pitch was off target and Bland's 20-foot putt ended narrowly past the cup on the right.

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  • Jeremy Corbyn gets rock star welcome at Glastonbury Festival
Jeremy Corbyn gets rock star welcome at Glastonbury Festival

Fed up with being told they must pay more in health, pensions, education, and everything else. Michael and Emily Eavis have already started work on booking for the festival's 50th anniversary in 2020 . He described issues such as gender equality and racism as having a "long way to go" and praised social media for helping people engage with eac...

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  • Eid Al Fitr 2017 India moon sighting
Eid Al Fitr 2017 India moon sighting

But much of the world had no such wait. Ramadan is sacred to Muslims because tradition says the Koran was revealed to the Prophet Mohammed during that month. Soon after they see the moon, they will mark the Eid al-Fitr celebrations and Shawwal month. The president said the rich and the poor and the elite and the common masses become united on t...

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  • Pence visits Focus on Family amid change for religious right
Pence visits Focus on Family amid change for religious right

The robe-wearing protesters - who were part of a larger group of about 100 protesters, according to Colorado Springs ABC affiliate KRDO - carried signs that read "Abort Mike Pence ", "Stop Targeting Women's Healthcare" and "Stop Teaching Hate".

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  • Judge orders Ivanka Trump to testify in shoe dispute
Judge orders Ivanka Trump to testify in shoe dispute

Trump's lawyers had filed a motion to prevent her from testifying, according to court documents reviewed by Fortune , but the district judge, Katherine B. Its lawsuit seeks unspecified damages. However, Trump's lawyer Saunders said in a court hearing that she looks at finished shoe examples for approvals.

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  • Lesbian police chief angered after officers 'banned' from Pride
Lesbian police chief angered after officers 'banned' from Pride

Anthony Police officer Jeronimo Yanez, the Minnesota police officer is shown after shooting into the vehicle at Philando Castile during a traffic stop in Falcon Heights, Minn., as the 4-year-old daughter of Castile's girlfriend, Diamond Reynolds, starts to get out of the auto and is grabbed by an officer.

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  • Kidambi Srikanth wins Australian Open Super Series title
Kidambi Srikanth wins Australian Open Super Series title

The win also guarantees Srikanth a prize money of $750,000 after he took just 46 minutes to beat the former World No.1 22-20, 21-16 at the Sydney Olympic Park Sports Centre with relative ease. My approach was simple - to keep the shuttle in play, not to miss scoring chances and at the same time not to make too many unforced errors. But Srikanth c...

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  • Consumed by Trump hatred, Democratic Party consuming itself
Consumed by Trump hatred, Democratic Party consuming itself

What do YOU think? Sound off in today's WND poll! As a result, several House Democrats have intensely and publicly criticized Democratic minority leader Nancy Pelosi . That strategy makes more sense than going hard left, as Sen. Pelosi brushed off the tweet , contending that Trump hadn't actually written it himself because "it's a classic Re...

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  • Olympics: NBC monitors Korea tensions as it preps for Winter Games
Olympics: NBC monitors Korea tensions as it preps for Winter Games

The countries considered co-hosting the 1988 Summer Olympics, but those plans fell through and North Korea boycotted the games. Jang Woong, the North's delegate to the International Olympic Committee , will meet IOC president Mr Bach in South Korea next week.

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  • China stands firm on North Korea
China stands firm on North Korea

State Department said. "At least I know China tried". The U.S. hosts said the Democratic People's Republic of Korea's continued nuclear program and ballistic missile testing will be the priority. The United States and China "decided to adopt greater coordination to face the global threat posed by terrorism", Tillerson said. China said it would...

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  • No reason to fire special counsel: US Justice Dept
No reason to fire special counsel: US Justice Dept

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein noted during a Senate hearing Tuesday that he, and not Attorney General Jeff SessionsJeff SessionsWhite House: Trump "has no intention" to fire Mueller Sessions decries "detestable lie" Despite drama and innuendo, Sessions hearing goes nowhere MORE , was the one with authority to hire and fire Mueller.

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  • First coach of Colts, Frank Kush, dies at 88
First coach of Colts, Frank Kush, dies at 88

Kush was a part of the ASU family since 1955 and served in many roles over the years, most recently as an ambassador for Sun Devil Athletics. Kush went 11-28-1 before resigning with a game left in the 1984 season. One of the players he cached at Arizona State was Baseball Hall of Famer Reggie Jackson. Kush also spent one season as head coach of t...

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  • London attack suspect heard 'cursing Muslims' in pub before van hit pedestrians
London attack suspect heard 'cursing Muslims' in pub before van hit pedestrians

The suspect driver of the van arrested at the scene has been named as 47 year old Darren Osborne from Cardiff in Wales who is alleged to have proclaimed that he "wanted to kill all Muslims". On Saturday, Osborne had been thrown out of the Hollybush pub after drinking heavily and getting into an argument. The witness now believes the sleeping ma...

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  • Mourners celebrate life of Otto Warmbier, student detained in North Korea
Mourners celebrate life of Otto Warmbier, student detained in North Korea

North Korea's treatment of an American student who died after being released from detention in a coma was inhuman and United States patience with Pyongyang is running out, Pentagon chief Jim Mattis said Wednesday. "Didn't matter what time of day or what he was doing, he'd drop everything to help his friends", Beerck said. They heard stories abo...

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  • Trump disputes Russian interference in 2016 election
Trump disputes Russian interference in 2016 election

As attacks against election targets became increasingly visible in 2016, Jeh Johnson , who was secretary into early 2017, floated the idea of designating election infrastructure as critical infrastructure , making it a top security priority for DHS and give it the benefit of domestic and worldwide cybersecurity protections.

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  • Israel tells civilians to steer clear of Syria border
Israel tells civilians to steer clear of Syria border

Israeli military spokesman Avichay Adraee wrote on his Arabic-language Facebook page that about 10 shells hit the Israeli-occupied area nearby, adding that Israel's air force struck Syrian army targets in the area. The government-controlled Syrian Central Military Media said Syrian troops and their allies repelled an attack by insurgents on the o...

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  • Saudi Arabia to Qatar: Do As We Say, Not As We Do
Saudi Arabia to Qatar: Do As We Say, Not As We Do

Those countries have now given Qatar 10 days to comply with all of the demands, which include paying an unspecified sum in compensation. Gargash says publicizing the demands will prolong the Qatar crisis and that undermining "serious diplomacy will lead to parting of ways".

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