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Indonesian fan allegedly attacked by Malaysian fans after football match Indonesian fan allegedly attacked by Malaysian fans after football match
- August 27, 2017

Chenrop took advantage of a defensive miscue by Myanmar to nod home Suriya Singmui's cross from the left to give Thailand the victor in a very evenly contested match at Selayang Stadium. "They are strong in all departments, but we have the strategies to stop them". "I feel sad for the people of Indonesia that we lost". Worrawoot added: "We can not go all-out on attack from the start". (more...)
Investor Research Report on Southwest Airlines Co. (LUV)
- August 27, 2017

About 8.84 million shares traded or 57.30% up from the average. Following trading activity for Southwest Airlines Co.(NYSE: LUV ), we can see that the stock has moved onto today's list of most actives. A rating of 4 or 5 would represent a Sell recommendation. Therefore 48% are positive. Morgan Stanley restated an "overweight" rating and set a $66.00 price objective (up previously from $65.00) on shares of Southwest Airlines in a report on Monday, July 10th. (more...)
North Korea shrugs off United Nations sanctions, fires 3 new missiles
- August 27, 2017

North Korea fired three short-range ballistic missiles Saturday, the U.S. military said , reviving tensions with Washington after President Donald Trump had said Pyongyang was starting to show some "respect". The command says two failed in flight, and another appeared to have blown up immediately. Since firing an intercontinental ballistic weapon last month, Pyongyang has threatened to aim missiles at the U.S. (more...)
Labour Wants Customs Union Access for United Kingdom in Transitional Period After Brexit Labour Wants Customs Union Access for United Kingdom in Transitional Period After Brexit
- August 27, 2017

The center-left party would seek to maintain the "same basic terms" with the European Union , including the free movement of people, beyond March 2019 when Britain is set to leave the bloc, Labour's Brexit spokesman Keir Starmer said on Sunday. (more...)
India saddened over violence and terrorist attack in Myanmar India saddened over violence and terrorist attack in Myanmar
- August 27, 2017

The Rohingya are considered stateless people as the Myanmar government through an amendment in its 1982 Citizenship law revoked nationality and citizenship of the Muslim minority group consisting of roughly 1 million people. We waited all night after we were pushed backed by Bangladesh border guards last night. "Around 2,000 to 2,500 Rohingyas got into Bangladesh from Myanmar this evening [yesterday]", Md Zahangir Alam, chairman of Ghumdum Union Parishad, said yesterday. (more...)
North Korea launches three more missiles North Korea launches three more missiles
- August 27, 2017

The US Pacific Command said it had detected three launches, two of which failed in flight, while a third one appeared to have blown up nearly immediately. South Korea and USA armed forces are conducing their annual joint drills, called Ulchi Freedom Guardian (UFG), in Korea. The reported failure of the latest short-range missiles suggested that Pyongyang may have been trialling new technology or using up old weaponry, Lee said. (more...)
Sharad Yadav got threatening letter, warns against anti-national forces Sharad Yadav got threatening letter, warns against anti-national forces
- August 27, 2017

Although Congress President Sonia Gandhi and Vice President Rahul Gandhi will not be attending the rally, nor will BSP supremo Mayawati, 17 political parties will mark their attendance at the rally. . "Those not agreeing with him are being harassed by lodging court cases". The BJP leader and state Health minister Mangal Pandey accused Lalu Prasad and his party of being insensitive towards flood victims whom neither he nor his partymen visited at the time of distress. (more...)
Survival-prone dog wanders street in Tropical Storm Harvey's aftermath Survival-prone dog wanders street in Tropical Storm Harvey's aftermath
- August 27, 2017

One person said in a comment, "Otis knows bout storm supplies!" On Saturday morning, Segovia noticed a bag of Otis' dog food was gone from his porch, so Segovia drove around the neighborhood to look for the missing dog. Otis, a German shepherd mix, strolled out of his home and into viral fame on Friday as Hurricane Harvey tore through his native Texas. Added to the end of her caption, Dockens wrote:'PSA: Owner is found. (more...)
Lebanese army arrests Islamic State attack plotter: statement Lebanese army arrests Islamic State attack plotter: statement
- August 27, 2017

Deir Ezzor province, which borders Iraq to the east, is nearly entirely under Daesh control. Lebanon has declared a ceasefire in its battle with Islamic State militants in a bid to forge a path for the release of captured Lebanese soldiers. (more...)
Federal Judge Tosses Out Texas Voter ID Law Federal Judge Tosses Out Texas Voter ID Law
- August 27, 2017

Blake Farenthold , R-Corpus Christi, were "intentionally deprived of their opportunity to elect a candidate of their choice". The Texas Tribune thanks its sponsors. Department of Justice is satisfied that the amended voter ID law has no discriminatory objective or effect". "We appreciate that the panel ruled in favor of Texas on many issues in the case. (more...)
Pinoys win gold in men's 200m and decathlon in SEA Games Pinoys win gold in men's 200m and decathlon in SEA Games
- August 27, 2017

Tanalaksiumy and Nurul Faizah Asma Mazlan clocked 3:.43.31s to emerge as third fastest among four contesting teams in the event. Thailand will collide with the survivor between Vietnam and Indonesia for the gold. Kaitlin De Guzman , who won gold on Tuesday in the women's uneven bars, made it three medals in the 29th SEA Games when she copped the silver in the floor exercise and bronze in balance beam in artistic gymnastics. (more...)
President Trump tells Senate Republicans 'the world is watching' on health care President Trump tells Senate Republicans 'the world is watching' on health care
- August 27, 2017

Ryan and McConnell, of course, know that a government shutdown over raising the debt limit - which must be done by September 30 - would be a political disaster for the party in power - their party. McConnell's agenda does not include it. Trump's boondoggle is not a priority for the Senate Majority Leader, and not just because it's a ridiculous vanity project that would be utterly ineffective and the costs of which would be ludicrous. (more...)
How Republicans are responding to Trump's government shutdown threat How Republicans are responding to Trump's government shutdown threat
- August 27, 2017

Ultimately, Trump won't want a government shutdown "because he feels compelled to put across the image of America "winning" under his presidency", Lawler said , in a note. "If the debt ceiling were not to be raised, the United States would not be able to pay all of its bills". The party out of power frequently forces the majority to provide votes for the unpopular measure. (more...)
Giant marijuana bundle launched over US-Mexico border Giant marijuana bundle launched over US-Mexico border
- August 27, 2017

Authorities said at the time that was the 13th underground passageway discovered along California's border with Mexico since 2006. US agents have arrested 30 illegal immigrants thought to have crossed into San Diego through a cross-border smuggling tunnel from Mexico, US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) said. (more...)
Net UK migration down 25 percent as EU Brexodus begins Net UK migration down 25 percent as EU Brexodus begins
- August 27, 2017

However, newly published data produced by the ONS following the re-introduction of "exit checks" on those leaving the United Kingdom found no evidence of non-EU students routinely overstaying their entitlement. The number of students overstaying their visas is a tiny fraction of previous (incorrect) claims.”. "Clearly, it does reflect the changed political environment since the election, too". (more...)
'We are all Cambrils': Thousands march against terror in Spain resort 'We are all Cambrils': Thousands march against terror in Spain resort
- August 27, 2017

People from local businesses likened to Las Ramblas, where a van killed 13 people and injured over 100, as well as those who showed solidarity and helped citizens after the attack, were also present at the demonstration. Spain's King Felipe, Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy and the head of Catalonia's regional government Carles Puigdemont, dressed in dark suits, walked in the throng as people cheered and bore red, yellow and white roses - the colours of Spain's second-biggest city. (more...)
Shock revelations Tony Abbott was too drunk to do his job Shock revelations Tony Abbott was too drunk to do his job
- August 27, 2017

Mr Abbott toppled Mr Turnbull for the Liberal Party leadership later in 2009, only for Mr Turnbull to reclaim it in 2015 , when Mr Abbott was prime minister. Abbott made the confession to political journalist and commentator Annabel Crabb for an upcoming episode of ABC series The House . Mr Swan, who has publicly accused Mr Abbott of lying about the reason for his absence for years, questioned why he had now finally admitted it. (more...)
Trump tells veterans he's keeping campaign promises on VA, military strength Trump tells veterans he's keeping campaign promises on VA, military strength
- August 27, 2017

At the American Legion's annual convention in Reno, Nevada, Trump praised the Veterans Appeals Improvement and Modernization Act of 2017 that he said would enable veterans "to get decisions in a fraction of the time". In keeping with the committee's tradition of bipartisanship, the Veterans Appeals Improvement and Modernization Act of 2017 was cosponsored by every single member of the committee. (more...)
Police searching for suspect connected to August 12 assault in Charlottesville Police searching for suspect connected to August 12 assault in Charlottesville
- August 27, 2017

Charlottesville police have announced charges against three more people relating to the August 12 white nationalist rally in Virginia. Ramos, who was charged with malicious wounding, is described as a white/Hispanic male, 6 feet 1 inches tall and weighing 180 pounds. (more...)
The RNC Has Officially Condemned Nazis, KKK And White Supremacists The RNC Has Officially Condemned Nazis, KKK And White Supremacists
- August 27, 2017

One woman, Heather Heyer, died and several others were injured when a auto plowed through a crowd of counterprotesters in Charlottesville after white supremacists held a rally to protest the removal of a statue of Confederate Gen. Charlottesville protest and president's response to those events happened. President Donald Trump's remarks insisting Charlottesville violence was evident "on many sides", and later, came from "both sides", including the "alt-left", has marred his entire albeit ... (more...)