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Typhoon Hato delays trading in Hong Kong

As the storm approached overnight , businesses, public services, airlines and public transport all braced for what could be one of the worst storms in recent y...


Teen arrested for dancing the Macarena on Saudi street

Neither his name nor his nationality was disclosed, and it was not immediately clear whether or not he would be charged, according to the Reuters news agency. I...


Morrissey set to go Low In High-School this November

The album was produced by Joe Chiccarelli - famed for working with the likes of Frank Zappa, The Strokes, Beck and The White Stripes. For Low in High-School, ...


Pleasanton man dies after driving into high water, Sheriff's Office says

First responders recovered the body of Robert Dean Schoenhals about 07:20 a.m. The auto went into deep rushing water, the release said, and crews were unable to...


Some 30000 civilians trapped by fighting in Tal Afar

Iraqi forces breached on Tuesday the city limits of Tal Afar, an Islamic State stronghold west of Mosul, military authorities said. 1500 families have arrived i...


Authorities release more information about 33 arrested during Boston Common protests

They were huddled on the bandstand for less than an hour, while police and barricades kept the massive crowd of counter protesters at a distance. "We didn't wan...


Pro-Trump group cancels dozens of rallies, citing safety concerns

Meanwhile, ACT is, itself, an anti-Muslim hate group according to the Southern Poverty Law Center . ACT for America does, however, mention that the canceled pr...


Why outlet malls could soon be popping up in NYC

Simon Property Group did not admit or deny any wrongdoing in the case, according to a statement from its lawyers. The operator of the Woodbury Commons has ess...


Slight improvement in BPS state test scores

In math, the percentage of students at the proficient level increased to 40.2, up 1.1 percent over previous year. Rochester School District Accountability Off...


S Korea, US urged to stop joint exercise

As expected, Pyongyang responded harshly to the drills. SEOUL , Aug 21 (Reuters) - The United States and South Korean began long-planned joint military exerc...


More funds sought to guard Trump's large family

According to the newspaper, such figure is far higher than the one registered during the Obama years, when 31 people had the right to be protected by the Secre...


DOJ amends request for data from anti-Trump site

It says it is exclusively focused on information that could constitute evidence related to criminal rioting on Inauguration Day. "It will not be used for any ot...


Gunman killed after shooting county judge in Ohio

The shooting occurred in Steubenville, Ohio , a place best known for a high-profile rape case involving high school football players. The agency wanted Bru...


U.S. and S Korean troops start drills amid N Korea standoff

Seoul :South Korea and the United States began annual war games, US Forces Korea said, amid heated warnings by Pyongyang that the exercises will worsen tensions...


Will not appear before NAB, tells Nawaz Sharif

The petitioner, Barrister Javed Iqbal, argued in the hearing conducted by Justice Mamoon-ur-Rasheed that Nawaz might try to flee the country due to the investig...


Cold front sweeping across state will spark scattered showers, thunderstorms Tuesday evening

Also being watched closely is an area of rain and thunderstorms located near the Yucatan peninsula, the remains of former Tropical Storm Harvey. Southwest wind ...


Indonesia's Rate Cut Shows Comfort With Rupiah Outlook

Bank Indonesia reduced borrowing costs six times previous year, making it Asia's biggest rate cutter. "[.] Meanwhile, despite a series of rate hikes by the US F...


Missouri Remains Identified As Missing Minnesota Teen

They believed she may be headed to family in Minnesota. Savannah had been reported missing from her home in late July where she had been living with her biolo...


Notting Hill Carnival crime crackdown sees arrests in dawn raids

The arrests were predominantly for possession with intent to supply drugs. Referencing the recent solar eclipse , writer Beth McColl wrote: "In the run up to...


US State Department updates Quintana Roo and Mexico travel advisories

In the state of Quintana Roo, for example, - home of tourist favorite cities Cancun and Playa del Carmen and the island of Cozumel - Mexican government statisti...


New US penalties on Chinese, Russian firms over North Korea

It was the latest salvo in the Trump administration's push to increase economic and diplomatic pressure on Kim Jong Un's government. The move follows a war of...


Maduro Calls on Pope Francis to Prevent US Invasion of Venezuela

The South American trade bloc suspended Venezuela in early August for failing to uphold democratic norms. Santos said Ortega Diaz is being protected by Colomb...


After Spain Attacks, Four Suspects Appear In Court

Only four alleged members of the cell are still alive, with the remaining eight either dying in the warehouse explosion or being shot dead by police in Barcelo...


Two freshmen dismissed from football team, three suspended

Of the five players, only Thompson - a four-star prospect from Plant City, Fla. - was thought to have a chance at contributing this season. The investigation ...


Philadelphia To Host 4 Of Next 5 Army-Navy Football Games

Officials declined to say how much the city put up to win the games but say the economic impact is estimate at $30 million. Earlier this year, it was reported...


Dozens killed in Syria city airstrikes

However, Russian state news agency TASS claimed that Russian fighter jets killed more than 200 Islamic State fighters in Deir Az Zor without specifying date o...


Local jobless rates improved in July - but remain some of state's highest

Van Wert, Paulding, Hardin, and Logan Counties increases range from.5% to.1% last month. The Gary metro's jobless rate rose above the national average of 4.3 ...


Rockabilly singer Burgess dies at 88

The B side was another Burgess composition, " Red Headed Woman ". "All of us here at ASU Museum are mourning the loss of Sonny Burgess ", said Marti Allen, d...


Australia joins Korea, US war games

Asian stocks were mixed Monday as investors monitored joint military drills between USA and South Korean forces and awaited a key meeting of central bankers lat...


Jeff Flake is trying to have it both ways: Kelli Ward

When asked if the senator would be showing up at the Phoenix Convention Center on Tuesday, Aug. 22, Flake's staff member said, "No". Kelli Ward calls hersel...


US, South Korea begin military drill as North reacts

North Korea, for its part, threatened to launch missiles toward the American territory of Guam before its leader Kim Jong Un backed off saying he would first wa...


North Korean Shipments to Syria Intercepted

North Korean shipments of chemical weapons bound for Syria were intercepted just months after the regime of Bashar Al-Assad killed at least 90 people in a sarin...


Emails: Breitbart Editor Plans 'Dirty Work' Against Jared And Ivanka

A fake Bannon sent multiple emails with Breitbart editor-in-chief Alex Marlow, including one where he mulled over "bringing forth my wrath on Ivanka and Jared...


Trump stops in Arizona border town where illegal immigration plunged 82%

Trump is considering a pardon for former Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio , whose tough stance on illegal immigration while sheriff made him famous and p...


We were planning much extensive attacks: Barcelona attack suspect tells court

Chemlal was injured in an explosion at a house in Alcanar, south of Barcelona late on Wednesday night, presumably caused by an explosion in one of the over 50...


We were planning much extensive attacks: Barcelona attack suspect tells court

Chemlal was injured in an explosion at a house in Alcanar, south of Barcelona late on Wednesday night, presumably caused by an explosion in one of the over 50...


Trump's comments on Charlottesville ignite firestorm

Trump's handling of the protests in Charlottesville , Virginia, has shaken his presidency unlike any of the other self-created crises that have rattled the Whi...


Barcelona take legal action against Neymar for alleged breach of contract

Barcelona are suing Neymar for €8.5million (£7.8m) over an alleged "breach of contract" caused by his world-record £198m transfer to Paris Saint-Germain. He ...


NK unveils footage of missile strike threats for Guam

The caption during that portion of the video reads , "the fate of the sinful United States ends here". Less than a week after backing off its threat to strik...


Meet The Triple Talaq Warriors

Three of the judges branded the system "un-Islamic, arbitrary and unconstitutional" while another said it was not a central part of Islam. In a landmark judgeme...