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Ex-Oregon football coach Mark Helfrich joins FOX Sports
- August 30, 2017

The network announced Tuesday afternoon that the former LSU and OR head coaches are now a part of the team, as is former Russillo & Kanell co-host Danny Kanell. Not long after, however, Miles told the Baton Rouge Advocate that he would " be in media in a number of different places ". Due to the Southeastern Conference's television contracts, it is unlikely Miles will ever call an LSU game. (more...)
Burger Wars: In-N-Out sues Smashburger over 'Double-Double' burger Burger Wars: In-N-Out sues Smashburger over 'Double-Double' burger
- August 30, 2017

The Triple Double, which was introduced last month, has two patties and three layers of cheese. "Smashburger's use of the Triple Double and Smashburger Triple Double marks is likely to confuse and mislead the consuming public, and injure In-N-Out, by causing consumers to believe incorrectly that Smashburger's products originate from or are authorized by In-N-Out", the lawsuit states, according to The Orange County Register . (more...)
UNM student in stable condition after Clovis shooting UNM student in stable condition after Clovis shooting
- August 30, 2017

A GoFundMe has been set up for the family of Wanda Walters , a 61-year-old circulation assistant who died at the scene. Walters was a circulation assistant at the library and Carter was a youth service librarian. Police have identified the suspect of the Clovis Mass Shooting , as well as the identities of those who were wounded or killed in the shooting. "He said, 'Now I got something to smile about.' We had no indication of anything wrong with him". (more...)
Pakistani, Chinese officials discuss Afghanistan amid tension with US Pakistani, Chinese officials discuss Afghanistan amid tension with US
- August 30, 2017

Other demonstrators punched the air and held up placards reading, 'US President Donald Trump (is) stupid'. Reacting to Trump's criticism, Khawaja said that Afghan Taliban is a problem of Afghanistan and the U.S., and not Pakistan's . (more...)
India infant deaths: Hospital's suspended chief, wife arrested India infant deaths: Hospital's suspended chief, wife arrested
- August 30, 2017

Gorakhpur in Uttar Pradesh has become the epicenter of politics post the death of more than a 100 children at the Baba Raghav Das Medical College and Hospital allegedly due to Encephalitis and lack of supply of oxygen in recent times. Senior Superintendent of Police Gorakhpur said that if Dr Kafeel refuses to cooperate in the investigation, they would have to arrest him. The FIR also stated that the government hospital had received a total fund of Rs 454 lakh for the financial year ... (more...)
Abu Rudeineh: Netanyahu's statements and Israeli provocations sabotage U.S. peace efforts Abu Rudeineh: Netanyahu's statements and Israeli provocations sabotage U.S. peace efforts
- August 30, 2017

The site is the holiest site in Judaism and the third-holiest in Islam, and it is central to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. All the parliament members were allowed to participate in the test, but Arab lawmakers boycotted it. The senior White House adviser Jared Kushner and the Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu have discussed reviving the idea of moving the United States embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, according to the Times of Israel . (more...)
Trump confuses two blonde Finnish journalists during press conference Trump confuses two blonde Finnish journalists during press conference
- August 30, 2017

Niinistö was left to awkwardly explain that the reporter he had called on was in fact a different woman than the one who had already asked a question. "No, she's not the same lady", he said to Trump. Finland opposed Trump's decision to pull the USA out of an global climate change agreement. "We want crystal clean water and we want clean air, the cleanest ever". (more...)
Trump signs state of emergency Featured Trump signs state of emergency Featured
- August 30, 2017

Greg Abbot the aftermath of Harvey will likely be "horrific" and will leave behind a mess that will "take years" to rebuild. Edwards said he spoke to Cajun Navy leaders on Tuesday, and the asked for help with fuel, which is becoming in increasingly short supply in the storm's path. (more...)
Many heed New Orleans mayor's call to stay home Many heed New Orleans mayor's call to stay home
- August 30, 2017

Bernard said the dry air appears to be headed for the New Orleans area later this week, which is likely to limit heavy rainfall over the city and surrounding areas. The most accurate and consistent model during this event has been the European model. I'm not ready to take out the chance of rain completely, but it sure looks better for college football and the beach. (more...)
African and European Leaders Agree Action Plan on Migration Crisis African and European Leaders Agree Action Plan on Migration Crisis
- August 30, 2017

In a further sign that European leaders are starting to look at the root cause of the crisis, the Italian interior minister, Marco Minniti, met 14 Libyan mayors for a second time on Saturday to talk to them about their needs, including funds to ensure there were economic alternatives to human trafficking. (more...)
Rain Starting To Move Back In
- August 30, 2017

Saturday: Mostly Cloudy with a Good Chance for Showers and Storms. These rains are now producing catastrophic and life-threatening flooding over large portions of southeastern Texas and southwestern Louisiana. Wednesday: Any morning rain south ends, clearing moves in from the north with sunshine. Temperatures for Wednesday should top out in the upper 70s with lows in the mid-50s. (more...)
Grand Jury Indicts Turkish Security Officials for Violence Near Embassy Grand Jury Indicts Turkish Security Officials for Violence Near Embassy
- August 30, 2017

Federal prosecutors on Tuesday announced indictments against 19 people with ties to Turkey's government who are accused of assaulting protesters near the Turkish embassy in Washington earlier this year. A protester with a bullhorn was repeatedly kicked in the face. In all, nine people were hurt. The Turkish security officials left the country before they were charged. (more...)
United States aims to push Venezuela towards default: envoy United States aims to push Venezuela towards default: envoy
- August 30, 2017

The decree declares all those who promoted the latest US response to the socialist government's handling of the country's political conflict as "traitors of the patria" and directs the chief prosecutor's office to immediately initiate a probe. (more...)
President Trump arrives in Texas to survey Hurricane Harvey damage President Trump arrives in Texas to survey Hurricane Harvey damage
- August 30, 2017

The slow-moving storm has brought catastrophic flooding to Texas , killing at least 11 people and paralyzing Houston , the fourth most-populous US city. Bush was widely criticized for his administration's handling of the response to that disaster, taking a heavy toll on public support of his administration. (more...)
Harvey Impact: Kansas Gas Prices On The Rise Harvey Impact: Kansas Gas Prices On The Rise
- August 30, 2017

So, what does that mean for the prices of gas outside of Texas? But there is no denying it has lasted for a while already, largely because the shale boom has changed both the physical location of USA production and expectations about its resilience to both natural and market-made disasters. (more...)
UK Government's Brexit papers branded 'unsatisfactory' UK Government's Brexit papers branded 'unsatisfactory'
- August 30, 2017

He also rejected the idea, repeatedly proposed by the United Kingdom government, that talks on a future trade deal begin now. "Our desire is to discuss both at the same time: we've repeatedly said that, and that's what we're working towards", said a spokeswoman for the prime minister. (more...)
Mueller Subpoenas Paul Manafort's Former Lawyer, Spokesman Mueller Subpoenas Paul Manafort's Former Lawyer, Spokesman
- August 30, 2017

Subpoenas were served to former Manafort attorney Melissa Laurenza , who works for the powerful Washington, DC law firm of Akin Gump, CNN reported on Tuesday citing unnamed sources. Manafort has not been accused of any wrongdoing. According to the report, subpoenas have not been sent to WilmerHale, the law firm now representing Manafort. (more...)
Claims of a 'Grand Alliance' at Lalu's Patna rally Claims of a 'Grand Alliance' at Lalu's Patna rally
- August 30, 2017

Lalu said, "Nitish and many Bihar leaders of the NDA including Deputy CM Sushil Kumar Modi are my products". Lalu also held him responsible for the man-made floods that Bihar is now facing. JD (U) leader Sharad Yadav, who has opposed party president and Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar's decision to rejoin the NDA, declared on Sunday that a national level grand alliance will be formed to take on the BJP in the next Lok Sabha elections as "the country today is passing through a unsafe ... (more...)
Hajj pilgrimage entangled in Saudi politics Hajj pilgrimage entangled in Saudi politics
- August 30, 2017

Shortly after the chairman spoke, an official on the medical team of NAHCON announced the passage of another pilgrim from Kwara. Devout Muslims are expected to perform the Hajj, one of Islam's five pillars, at least once in their lifetime, provided they are fit enough and have the financial means to do so. (more...)
Houston mattress store opens as shelter for hurricane evacuees Houston mattress store opens as shelter for hurricane evacuees
- August 30, 2017

The stores are stocked with food, water and mattresses. After he posted an announcement on Facebook Sunday opening his stores to anyone in need of shelter, food and more, the response was overwhelming. This isn't the first time McIngvale has helped out those who needed it. "I'm part capitalist, part social worker, and we're going to do the right thing". (more...)