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OJ Simpson granted parole, to be released early from prison

OJ Simpson granted parole, to be released early from prison I've honored their verdict. It has been nearly nine years. O.J. Simpson arrives for his parole hearing at Lovelock Correctional Centre in Lovelock, Nevada , U.S. The board previously granted Simpson parole in 2013 on a burglary count, and two counts each of kidnapping and robbery. Among the factors they cited in their decision was Simpson's clean prison record while he was incarcerated. [Full Article...]

USA and China will try to hash out differences on economy

USA and China will try to hash out differences on economy The Chinese government also canceled its planned news conference, without offering an explanation. The US launched its first round of trade talks with China since Donald Trump took office in an unusually blunt manner Wednesday, demanding a more "fair, equitable and reciprocal" relationship, with more access for American-made goods and services. [Full Article...]

US Fines Exxon $2 Million Over Russia Sanctions Breaches

US Fines Exxon $2 Million Over Russia Sanctions Breaches The Treasury announced sanctions on Sechin in April 2014 as part of measures to pressure Russian Federation over its intervention in Ukraine, saying Sechin had shown "utter loyalty" to Russia's President Vladimir Putin. Exxon Mobil, at the time of the alleged violation, was headed by Rex Tillerson , who is now the USA secretary of state. Mr Sechin was Mr Tillerson's main partner as Exxon soug... [Full Article...]

United States ends laptop ban on Saudi Arabian Airlines

United States ends laptop ban on Saudi Arabian Airlines It comes after the U.S. lifted the laptop ban on Sunday for Etihad flights from Abu Dhabi to the US. In total these enhanced requirements affect 325,000 airline passengers on about 2,000 commercial flights arriving daily in the United States, on 180 airlines from 280 airports in 105 countries. [Full Article...]

Erdogan spokesman says Turkey can not accept German stance

Erdogan spokesman says Turkey can not accept German stance He suggested Gabriel's remarks were meant to win votes at national elections in two months. It said that there had been a "serious confidence crisis" in Turkish-German relations in recent months due to what the ministry called Germany's "approach of double standards". [Full Article...]

England beat South Africa to enter Women's World Cup final

England beat South Africa to enter Women's World Cup final Although defeated, South Africa captain Dane van Niekerk heralded her team's effort, as they competed in their first World Cup semi-final since 2000, and hoped reaching the knock-out round would inspire a new generation of players back home. [Full Article...]

Here's What You Need To Know About Trump's "Election Integrity" Commission

Here's What You Need To Know About Trump's The commission is being vice chaired by Kansas of Secretary State Kris Kobach (R), who has fanned the claims of mass voter fraud , even as he has prosecuted only a handful of cases and seen his restrictive proposals batted down in court. [Full Article...]

Detwiler Fire doubles in size, grows to over 45000 acres

Detwiler Fire doubles in size, grows to over 45000 acres West. Eight structures have already been destroyed and one was damaged since the flames broke out at 4 p.m. Sunday at Detwiler and Hunters Valley roads, about 2 miles east of Lake McClure. Weather played in a factor in the growth of the fire, as did ample fuel and steep terrain, fire officials said. The park remained open on Tuesday but several roads frequented by tourists were closed. [Full Article...]

Falling petrol prices help to bring down inflation

Falling petrol prices help to bring down inflation At the start of June, a rate rise this year was considered highly unlikely. THE pound fell sharply this morning as lower than expected inflation figures were announced. SARB is likely to revise medium-term inflation projections lower. Nevertheless, levels still remain comparatively high, with wage growth levels failing to offset inflation. [Full Article...]

'Absolutely crazy': Netanyahu slams EU's Israel policy in leaked audio

'Absolutely crazy': Netanyahu slams EU's Israel policy in leaked audio The Israeli premier was overheard blasting the European Union's approach to Israel, saying "it's insane, I think it's actually crazy ", that the EU maintains that resolving the Israeli-Palestinian conflict must come before closer trade ties. [Full Article...]

Tension escalates along LoC as soldier killed in Pak firing

Tension escalates along LoC as soldier killed in Pak firing The firing was reported at a time when schools were about to let the children leave for the day. The Pakistani firing killed another Army soldier in the Nowgam sector of Kashmir valley, an army official said. The Pakistani troops also violated ceasefire in Poonch district of the border state today. From the Government High School, Bhawani, 150 students were shifted while 12 trapped students we... [Full Article...]

Storm to the rescue! Heartwarming video shows dog save drowning fawn

Storm to the rescue! Heartwarming video shows dog save drowning fawn Floridia said this time the animal allowed him to grab her to be saved, wrote the newspaper. A dog that saw a baby deer in danger of drowning in NY jumped in and dragged it to shore. Once the baby deer reached the shore, it laid down - and Storm got right down next to it, nudging and pulling on the scared animal as if to make sure it would be okay. [Full Article...]

Infamous 86-year-old jewel thief arrested once again

Infamous 86-year-old jewel thief arrested once again After being charged with four counts of shoplifting, she was released on bail. According to the police report obtained by Channel 2 Action News, police were called to the store around 5 p.m. Her last run-in with the law was in March, when she failed to appear for an arraignment hearing for allegedly stealing a $2,000 necklace. Payne said she took some medicine that confused her before she went... [Full Article...]

Venkaiah Naidu picked as NDA's vice-presidential candidate

Venkaiah Naidu picked as NDA's vice-presidential candidate He also served as president of the BJP twice. Gandhi went on to add, " Janta aur rajneeti ke beech ek khaai bani huyi hai, main use kam karna chahta hoon (there is a gap between people and politics, I want to reduce that gap)". Venkaiah Naidu will be contesting against Gopalkrishna Gandhi who was jointly picked up by the opposition comprising 18 parties. From being imprisoned during the E... [Full Article...]

'Game Of Thrones' Hate Forces Ed Sheeran To Deactivate Twitter Account

'Game Of Thrones' Hate Forces Ed Sheeran To Deactivate Twitter Account Sheeran didn't provide any explanation about his decision, but the account has since been restored with tweets from 2013. Now, following some pretty ugly backlash over his appearance on Game of Thrones Season 7 premier, Ed has quit Twitter entirely. [Full Article...]

Carolina Panthers fire general manager Dave Gettleman

Carolina Panthers fire general manager Dave Gettleman As part of Williams' release , he had to wait until just after the start of the 2015 league year to officially become an unrestricted free agent as the Panthers wanted to designate him as a post June 1 cut in order to stretch out his dead money over two years. [Full Article...]

Florida's Venezuelans Came Out In Full Force For Unofficial Vote

Florida's Venezuelans Came Out In Full Force For Unofficial Vote The rector of the Central University of Venezuela, Cecilia García Arocha, said 6,492,381 people voted inside Venezuela and another 693,789 at polling stations overseas. "This vote was made with 14,000 polling stations, when in a normal election there are 45,000", he said at the end of the day. When asked if the European Union will explore sanctions against Venezuelan leaders, Mogherini echoed th... [Full Article...]

Northern Lights may be visible Sunday night in Puget Sound area

Northern Lights may be visible Sunday night in Puget Sound area Meteorologists predict the peak viewing times will be between 11:00 p.m. Sunday and 2:00 a.m. Monday morning. A geomagnetic storm watch has been issued for July 16th and 17th from the Space Weather Prediction Center . Well, head outside as soon as darkness falls and look north. You may see a faint glow or much more. The curtain of light that is the Northern Lights was visible early in the mor... [Full Article...]

PaK Army distances itself from Panamagate controversy

PaK Army distances itself from Panamagate controversy He said Pakistan has also chose to fence its entire border with Afghanistan and first phase of fencing is underway. The army spokesperson also gave a country-wide breakdown of the operations taken as part of Operation Raddul Fasaad. He informed the media that it was going to be a rather hard land operation owing to the treacherous terrain and Pakistan Air Force (PAF) would supplement the army. [Full Article...]

In West Bengal, 337 members vote for new President

In West Bengal, 337 members vote for new President The total value of votes of the electoral college is 10,98,903. The pens for the presidential polls were introduced following a controversy that broke out during voting in the Rajya Sabha polls in Haryana in September 2016. The victor can be announced earlier based on the parties' support. Three MPs – Badruddin Ajmal, Siraj Uddin Ajmal and Radheshyam Biswas – will cast their votes in the Stat... [Full Article...]


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