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North Korea Claims Successful Hydrogen Bomb Test North Korea Claims Successful Hydrogen Bomb Test
- September 04, 2017

The detonation was North Korea's sixth and most powerful nuclear test to date. Earlier, Mr Trump raised the stakes in the escalating crisis over North Korea's nuclear threats, suggesting drastic economic measures against China and criticising ally South Korea. (more...)
Lauri Markkanen injured in EuroBasket, will play in next game Lauri Markkanen injured in EuroBasket, will play in next game
- September 04, 2017

However, back playing for Finland at EuroBasket he has impressed - 23 points per game on 64.3 percent shooting overall and 62 percent from three, including a clutch late shot against France to help Finland to an upset win. Trailing by five with 50 seconds left in regulation, Finland watched Markkanen force a 5-second violation, sink three free throws after getting fouled on a 3-pointer, steal the inbounds pass and force the first overtime with a dunk. (more...)
Emotional photo shows end of service for K9 Emotional photo shows end of service for K9
- September 04, 2017

Friday afternoon, officers with the Middletown Police Department lined up to pay their respects to Hunter and offer support to his handler, D'Aresta, as he carried Hunter into the veterinarian's office to be put down. Hunter's value to the department was well-documented. A photo shared by the department shows the grieving officer holding Hunter close as their brothers and sisters in blue salute. (more...)
Two shootings reported in Lawrence late Saturday, early Sunday Two shootings reported in Lawrence late Saturday, early Sunday
- September 04, 2017

Sunday to investigate the sound of gunshots in the area. According to a Lawrence Police Department press release, when officers arrived, there were three male shooting victims. At this time, there are not reported injuries. Officials responded after several neighbors reported gunshots in that area. Anyone with information on the shooting is asked to contact Lawrence Police. (more...)
Multiple injuries at Red CentreNATS racing event in Alice Springs Multiple injuries at Red CentreNATS racing event in Alice Springs
- September 04, 2017

One man was in a critical condition. In one version of chilling footage of the incident, a man can be heard saying "I can't believe I just got that on video, holy sh-t". Organisers cancelled the event following the fire, which police are now investigating. ONE man is in a critical condition and 11 other people have been badly burnt after spectators were engulfed in a "flash fire" at a popular vehicle festival in the Northern Territory. (more...)
Benazir murder case: Sindh govt seeks Musharraf's arrest through Interpol Benazir murder case: Sindh govt seeks Musharraf's arrest through Interpol
- September 04, 2017

Furthermore, the court released the other five suspects over lack of evidence against them who were nabbed in this case. On August 31, an Anti-Terrorism court (ATC) on Thursday while announcing the verdict in the Benazir Bhutto murder awarded 17 years imprisonment to former DIG Saud Aziz and SP Khurram Shehzad for abetting the crime. (more...)
Theresa May's trade message drowned out by North Korean saber rattling Theresa May's trade message drowned out by North Korean saber rattling
- September 04, 2017

North Korea threatened "thousands-fold" revenge on the United States after these sanctions were announced. "In response to this illegal action, Prime Minister (Shinzo) Abe and I had agreed to work together and with others in the worldwide community to strengthen pressure against North Korea including by increasing the pace of sanctions". (more...)
Burghley Horse Trials: Oliver Townend wins second title Burghley Horse Trials: Oliver Townend wins second title
- September 04, 2017

New Zealand's Tim Price was the best of the rest as British eventers completed a shut-out at the Burghley Horse Trials in England. Fellow Briton Gemma Tattersall held the lead for most of the day on the ex-racehorse Arctic Soul with one of only three rounds inside the time and she is within a rail of Townend going into tomorrow's final jumping phase with 43.0 penalties. (more...)
Iran appreciates South Africa's stance on Palestine Iran appreciates South Africa's stance on Palestine
- September 04, 2017

She invited Larijani to visit South Africa. Iran, the second largest economy in the Middle East and North Africa region, has announced its willingness to join the group and enjoys friendly relations with all of its members. During the Zuma trip, the second South African state visit to Iran after Mandela came in 1999, the two countries signed eight cooperation agreements. (more...)
Four people injured as vehicle smashes through house Four people injured as vehicle smashes through house
- September 04, 2017

The man who was in the living room went to hospital with "severe lower limb injuries". Four people in the United Kingdom were hospitalised when a auto smashed through the side of a house and burst into flames. A woman who was in the house was uninjured but one other man in the house was seriously hurt - although his injuries are not thought to be life threatening. (more...)
Storm Harvey flooded or damaged 13 Texas Superfund sites -US EPA Storm Harvey flooded or damaged 13 Texas Superfund sites -US EPA
- September 04, 2017

They found the sites to either be underwater or showing signs they were inundated before floodwaters receded. They were able to visit two locations in Corpus Christi on Thursday, they said, but found no significant damage. The 13 affected sites have industrial waste from petrochemical companies, acid compounds, solvents and pesticides. EPA Director Scott Pruitt said earlier this year that cleaning up Superfund sites was a priority for him, though he also backed a budget that would cut his ... (more...)
Mother, two children, die in overnight, three-alarm fire Mother, two children, die in overnight, three-alarm fire
- September 04, 2017

Sunday. A 5-year-old boy and his 2-year-old brother were also found dead inside. According to the police report, a man was able to escape from a bedroom window and has been hospitalized for his injuries. He was taken to the hospital. A State Police Fire Marshal is on scene trying to determine the cause of this deadly fire. The names of the victims have not been released. (more...)
Kremlin confirms contact with Trump lawyer during 2016 campaign Kremlin confirms contact with Trump lawyer during 2016 campaign
- September 04, 2017

Before the end of his term, former President Barack Obama also expelled 35 Russian diplomats and closed down two embassy summer houses that he claimed were being used for espionage. In these emails, the broker suggested that the Russians would help in the construction of the Trump Tower. Cohen sent the proposal to then-National Security Adviser Michael Flynn, according to the New York Times's Megan Twohey and Scott Shane. (more...)
61-year-old stabbed in stomach on C train, NYPD says 61-year-old stabbed in stomach on C train, NYPD says
- September 04, 2017

Cops say that at around 6 a.m. today, a knife-wielding 39-year-old man on a southbound express C train leaving 125th Street tried to steal a knapsack and cellphone from a 28-year-old man. The stabbing happened shortly before 1:30 Sunday afternoon. "Woke up to people fleeing towards me from other vehicle train, one man covered in blood". (more...)
John McCain Rips 'Poorly Informed' Trump: 'We Don't Answer to Him' John McCain Rips 'Poorly Informed' Trump: 'We Don't Answer to Him'
- September 04, 2017

But we are not his subordinates. John McCain issued a plea for bipartisan cooperation as Congress returns from its extended summer recess, saying pragmatism, compromise and mutual respect are more critical than ever given what he considers the lack of experience emanating from the White House. (more...)
Belgium qualifies for World Cup after beating Greece Belgium qualifies for World Cup after beating Greece
- September 04, 2017

Tottenham centre-back Jan Vertonghen had fired Belgium's wonder-opener just four minutes earlier - before Goncalves Rodrigues flicked Greece level. The World Cup Qualifiers in Europe only come to an end next month (at least before the Playoffs start), but two Manchester City stars could confirm a place in Russian Federation today . (more...)
President of India to visit Gujarat from September 3 to 4, 2017 President of India to visit Gujarat from September 3 to 4, 2017
- September 04, 2017

Kovind offered his floral tributes at Gandhiji's statue inside the Ashram, which is managed by the Sabarmati Ashram Preservation and Memorial Trust. Trust Chairperson Elaben Bhatt, along with trustees Kartikeya Sarabhai and Amrut Modi, accompanied Kovind during his tour of the Ashram, which is celebrating 100 years of its establishment. (more...)
The Credit Suisse Group Reiterates "Buy" Rating for Lam Research Corporation (LRCX)
- September 04, 2017

The stock increased 0.53% or $0.88 on September 1, reaching $166.86. About 1.11M shares traded. It has outperformed by 91.16% the S&P500. Blackrock Inc decreased Mastercard Incorporated (MA) stake by 16.67% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. The semiconductor company reported $3.11 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $3.02 by $0.09. Kbc Group Nv reported 0.07% of its portfolio in Lam Research Corporation (NASDAQ:LRCX). (more...)
Barack Obama offers Trump advice in Inauguration letter Barack Obama offers Trump advice in Inauguration letter
- September 04, 2017

Reagan's letter said , "Don't let the turkeys get you down". He reportedly called Obama's letter "beautiful" and "so well-written". Hillary Clinton's loss dealt a blow of defeat that shook numerous country's liberals to the core, while the frenzied Trump presidency that followed provided new material for outrage on a seemingly hourly basis: the disgust many experienced at Trump's failure to address Harvey's victims in Texas is only this week's iteration-before that, there was the ... (more...)
Alonso, Ricciardo, Verstappen and Sainz all get Monza grid drops Alonso, Ricciardo, Verstappen and Sainz all get Monza grid drops
- September 04, 2017

Max Verstappen will drop 15 places on the grid after Red Bull took a new MGU-H and Internal Combustion Engine (ICE) on Friday, while Ricciardo falls 20 positions, fitting a new MGU-H, ICE and turbocharger. Asked about the Singapore Grand Prix in two weeks' time, Ricciardo replied: "We have a realistic target to be on the podium there and this gives us a better chance". (more...)