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Jul 18 2018

Another round of heavy rain and storms

Showers and storms are likely each of the next two afternoons, especially Tuesday , before dry, less humid weather sets up through late this week. There's no chance of...

Jul 18 2018

On eve of Russian Federation summit, Trump calls European Union 'a foe'

Last week, a special prosecutor indicted a dozen Russian government officials on charges they hacked email accounts belonging to top Democratic Party officials in 2016....

Jul 17 2018

Theresa May Rejects Idea of Second Brexit Referendum

No 10 concluded that all four amendments were "consistent with the Brexit white paper", a decision that so incensed Tory remainers that they vowed to vote against the...

Jul 17 2018

China's second quarter growth meets expectations at 6.7%

The federal Liberal government introduced reciprocal duties earlier this month on some USA imports after the Trump administration slapped Canada - and other American alli...

Jul 15 2018

U.S. Senate backs non-binding tariff measure, minor…

All have had exports to the U.S. targeted by an obscure national-security trade penalty, U.S. Sen. Trump's multi-front trade war, they charged, is killing jobs in the U...

Jul 13 2018

England's first World Cup semi-final since 1990 attracts few fans

The Village in Station Hill was packed full of optimistic fans as Gareth Southgate's men played their first semi-final since 1990 against Croatia . "No trophy this tim...

Jul 12 2018

Abortion issue heats up in New York governor's race

Good morning, Ms. Weddington. Mary Ann Dzuback , chair of the Department of Women, Gender and Sexuality Studies in Arts & Sciences at Washington University in St. Ev...

Jul 12 2018

China vows retaliation for latest $200bn USA tariff threat

China imported US goods worth $130 billion past year and Friday's tariff hike hit $ 34 billion of that, with another $16 billion cited for a possible increase. The tarif...

Jul 12 2018

France advance to 2018 World Cup final

Tottenham Hotspur midfielder Dele Alli has told The Guardian that he hopes to nutmeg Croatia midfielder Luka Modric again on Wednesday night. They have been great am...

Jul 11 2018

More Boys Pulled From Flooded Cave In Thailand

Thai officials have been tight-lipped about the rescue operation, and would not comment on how many people were removed Monday. Chiang Rai acting Gov. Four boys an...

Jul 10 2018

At Least One Person Killed When Helicopter Crashed Into Residential Neighborhood

Williamsburg resident Peggy Weiss told the Daily Press she saw a "small, rickety helicopter" crash between two buildings. Brook Sweeney lives across the street from...

Jul 10 2018

Jordan says return of displaced Syrians in southern Syria is top priority

Troops captured the Naseeb border crossing a day earlier, after rebels announced they had reached an agreement with Russian mediators to end the violence in the souther...

Jul 10 2018

US says it will release, reunite 50 immigrant children

The process includes taking DNA cheek swabs from parents and children to verify their familial relationship, as well as checking parents for any criminal history that mig...

Jul 08 2018

Pompeo Giving North Korea's Kim 'Rocket Man' CD

Meantime, a South Korean newspaper reported that Pompeo brought a CD with the Elton John song " Rocket Man " to give to Kim. No further meetings between the two lea...

Jul 08 2018

Trump mocks #MeToo movement in Montana rally

He again referred to Sen. Mr. Trump noted that he had been criticized for referring to Warren as Pocahontas, a reference to Warren's claimed Native American ancestr...

Jul 07 2018

Trump aide Bolton says North Korea could disarm in a year

Given a lack of specifics on denuclearization in the leaders' agreement, Pompeo and Kim are expected to discuss concrete and credible measures to rid Pyongyang of nuclear...

Jul 06 2018

Scandal-plagued EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt resigns

Senator Bernie Sanders , Democrat from Vermont: " Scott Pruitt was the worst EPA administrator in the history of the agency". In a tweet , President Donald Trump s...

Jul 06 2018

Nawaz Sharif gets 10-year jail in corruption case

Nawaz Sharif's son-in-law Safdar was given a year sentence. The guilty verdict in absentia against Sharif, 68, threatens to end the career of one of Pakistan's most h...

Jul 05 2018

Overboard Missing Cruise Employee Found 21 Miles North Of Cuba

The U.S. Coast Guard tells us Carnival Glory's next port of call is Cozumel, Mexico and that's where the crew member is expected to unboard. The crew member is being ...

Jul 04 2018

Here's a Really Dumb Conservative Meme About Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

Fellow conservative commentator Beck retweeted O'Reilly's comment, adding that he believes Ocasio-Cortez seems "genuine". He told MSNBC of Ocasio-Cortez's win that "t...