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Swim area at Wadsworth Falls in Middletown closed Swim area at Wadsworth Falls in Middletown closed
- August 29, 2017

Those swim area will remain off-limits until the algae subsides, the DEEP said. The waters will be retested on Friday, with results before noon on Saturday. The parks were 3 out of 6 that were closed for a couple days following tests of high bacteria, and in some areas, toxic blue-green algae. Further testing will be done August 30 and results should be available August 31, the release said. (more...)
Rajkummar Rao Unveils the Trailer of Newton Rajkummar Rao Unveils the Trailer of Newton
- August 29, 2017

Rajkummar Rao shared the official trailer of the film on his Twitter account. With each passing film of his, Rajkummar Rao is cementing his credibility notches high and this one looks to be adding another feather in his hat. Aanand L Rai, also being one of the producers, said, "I was really impressed by the maturity and dexterity with which Amit has handled such a sensitive subject". (more...)
Mueller team asking if Trump tried to hide goal of 2016 meeting Mueller team asking if Trump tried to hide goal of 2016 meeting
- August 29, 2017

When the news broke that Donald Trump Jr . met with a Kremlin-connected attorney during his father's presidential campaign, he initially claimed the discussion was all about adoption and the Magnitsky Act. The meeting, Trump Jr. was told , was being arranged "as part of Russian Federation and its government's support for Mr. Trump", to which Trump Jr. replied, "I love it". (more...)
Mandatory evacuation issued for parts of Cameron Parish Mandatory evacuation issued for parts of Cameron Parish
- August 29, 2017

Tornadoes also could threaten southwest Louisiana, which was under a tornado watch Monday. A flash flood watch remains in effect until 7 p.m. Monday for Acadia, Allen, Beauregard, and Vernon parishes. In addition, he said the Coast Guard is searching for at least one person who reportedly fell off a boat in Cameron Parish. "Since then, we've turned to them for assistance time and again". (more...)
BBCI: Sea Shepherd to stop intercepting Japanese whaling vessels BBCI: Sea Shepherd to stop intercepting Japanese whaling vessels
- August 29, 2017

The anti-whaling vessel Sea Shepherd will not contest the Southern Ocean against Japanese whalers this season, Captain Paul Watson has announced, accusing "hostile governments" in the US, Australia and New Zealand of acting "in league with Japan" against the protest vessel. (more...)
Self-styled godman Rampal acquitted in 2 criminal cases, to remain in jail Self-styled godman Rampal acquitted in 2 criminal cases, to remain in jail
- August 29, 2017

The self-styled godman is accused in an 11-year-old case in which his followers had opened fire on villagers in Rohtak which killed one and injured several others. The violent incident had left six people dead. On November 17, 2014, a case was registered against Rampal and his followers under sections 186 (Obstructing public servant in discharge of public function), 332 (Voluntarily causing hurt to deter public servant from his duty), 353 (Assault or use of criminal force to deter a public ... (more...)
Maharashtra 10th Supplementary Results 2017 Published mahresults Maharashtra 10th Supplementary Results 2017 Published mahresults
- August 29, 2017

Now, the wait is over. The Maharashtra Board Senior Secondary Certificate (SSC) supplementary examination was conducted for students who failed to qualify in the board exams which were conducted in March and the result for which was released in June, 2017. (more...)
Gorkhaland agitation: Mamata Banerjee appeals for restoration of peace in Darjeeling hills Gorkhaland agitation: Mamata Banerjee appeals for restoration of peace in Darjeeling hills
- August 29, 2017

So far the GNLF, Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM), Jan Andolan party (JAP) and the Gorkha Rastriya Nirman Manch (GRNM) have received invitation from the State government. "They are trying to frame me and are passing information to the police". "The people of the hills will never forgive these traitors". Summary: Though the parties raised their demand for a separate state of Gorkhaland, the chief minister said the government made it clear that it was beyond their jurisdiction. (more...)
Modi to launch NH projects worth Rs 15000 crore today Modi to launch NH projects worth Rs 15000 crore today
- August 29, 2017

Infrastructure played a huge role in the nation's development but earlier governments and policy-makers often avoided such time-consuming projects involving large investments "as people often lose patience", Modi said at a public meeting here. (more...)
Thailand's Supreme Court braces for Yingluck's judgement day Thailand's Supreme Court braces for Yingluck's judgement day
- August 29, 2017

NCPO Spokesman Col Winthai Suwaree has responded to speculation that former Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra was aided in her departure for places unknown, ahead of the delivery of a verdict in the case involving her government's rice pledging scheme, saying that the present government and NCPO have been completely transparent in their dealings and would never obstruct the judicial process. (more...)
President Trump to visit Houston Tuesday
- August 29, 2017

Six members of the same family died trying to flee rising floodwaters, relatives told USA media. "We hurt together, we struggle together and believe me, we endure together". "I will be going to Texas as soon as that trip can be made without causing disruption", Trump said. Attention on Harvey from officials, the public and the news media also allows Trump to refocus after a turbulent stretch that included his widely criticized response to the white nationalist protests in Charlottesville, ... (more...)
Body found by Malaysian forces not missing U.S. sailor Body found by Malaysian forces not missing U.S. sailor
- August 29, 2017

Early Monday, the McCain collided with a Liberian-flagged oil tanker east of the Malacca and Singapore straits. The media said the celebration of the U.S. In January, the USS Antietam guided missile cruiser ran aground near Yokosuka base, the home port of the 7th Fleet, and in May another cruiser, the USS Lake Champlain from the Navy's 3rd Fleet, had a minor collision with a South Korean fishing boat. (more...)
Coast Guard searching Lake Erie for two missing fishermen off Edgewater marina Coast Guard searching Lake Erie for two missing fishermen off Edgewater marina
- August 29, 2017

Coast Guard rescue crews were called to Hampton Harbor after reports that a 30-year-old fisherman was having heart attack symptoms. The name of the other man is being withheld per the family's request. A second person identified as Michael Murphy, the boat's owner, remained missing, Coast Guard officials said. A helicopter is being used as multiple agencies assist in the search. (more...)
Trump declines to say Russian Federation is a security threat Trump declines to say Russian Federation is a security threat
- August 29, 2017

TRUMP: It may be through reimbursement, but one way or the other, Mexico will pay for the wall. The Mexican Foreign Ministry reiterated that it would not pay for the wall - but offered "all the help that can be provided" for victims of Tropical Storm Harvey in Texas . (more...)
Attend Pro Gay Marriage Rally In Melbourne Attend Pro Gay Marriage Rally In Melbourne
- August 29, 2017

The archbishop's pastoral letter comes ahead of a non-binding postal plebiscite in November, in which Australians will be asked whether same-sex marriage should be legalized. "I would be very emphatic that our schools, our parishes exist to teach a Catholic view of marriage". People have to see in words and in example that our teaching of marriage is underlined'. (more...)
Harvey Causing Surge In Florida's Gas Prices, AAA Says Harvey Causing Surge In Florida's Gas Prices, AAA Says
- August 29, 2017

In the short term, motorists may experience an uptick at the pump, particularly in the Gulf Coast region, as crude and gasoline inventory levels are impacted. The least expensive gas price averages in Florida are in Jacksonville ($2.28), Orlando ($2.28), Tampa-St. Several oil fields, platforms and refineries have closed down operations and production. (more...)
Trade between China and North Korea drops after United Nations sanctions Trade between China and North Korea drops after United Nations sanctions
- August 29, 2017

Major producers from Mongolia are looking to boost shipments to China in the wake of a ban on coal purchases from North Korea and as China's largest producer Shenhua Energy closed two large pits near the Mongolian border. Imports in the first seven months of this year fell to 1.47 million tonnes, down 15.7 percent year on year, according to the data. China, the main ally of Pyongyang and the recipient of some 90 percent of North Korea's exports, suspended all imports of coal in February in ... (more...)
North Korea fires three missiles into sea North Korea fires three missiles into sea
- August 29, 2017

It said that the second missile appears to have blown up immediately and that none posed threat to the US territory of Guam, which the North had previously warned it would fire missiles toward. It is also believed to be developing a new solid-fuel missile of a class that it has previously tested in submarine launches. The comments came after reports that North Korea had developed a nuclear weapon small enough to fit on a missile . (more...)
Harvey: More US states, cities in danger Harvey: More US states, cities in danger
- August 29, 2017

Harvey "does remain a tropical storm and it's going to drop an bad lot of rain" on Louisiana, Edwards said at a news conference Monday. "Now she's out of her home again and praying it doesn't flood again", Bradley said. Also on Monday, Texas' governor announced that he's activating the state's entire National Guard for search and rescue efforts, bringing the total deployment to roughly 12,000. (more...)
Police SI dies after terrorist shoot at him in anantnag Jammu & Kashmir Police SI dies after terrorist shoot at him in anantnag Jammu & Kashmir
- August 29, 2017

He said that the policeman was shot in the stomach and he was taken to Anantnag district hospital where from where he was sent to Army's 92 Base Hospital in Badamibag Cantt for special treatment. Immediately after the terrorists attack, the security forces swung into action and have cordoned off the entire area."Intense search operation is underway to nab the terrorists responsible for the act", said the police official. (more...)