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Trevor Noah Squashes People Upset Over Melania Trump's Stilettos: 'Who Cares?' Trevor Noah Squashes People Upset Over Melania Trump's Stilettos: 'Who Cares?'
- September 05, 2017

The First Lady of the United States initially boarded Marine One in high heels, which bothered a bunch of people . "Look at the pope, you see how he dresses?" "He looks like he's going to a P. Mrs. Trump was photographed departing Washington, D.C., on Tuesday with President Trump as they made their way to Texas to observe Hurricane Harvey relief efforts. (more...)
'Ashamed to be British' Tory MEP becomes Irish citizen 'Ashamed to be British' Tory MEP becomes Irish citizen
- September 05, 2017

Attacking the "arrogance and hubris. the petty nationalism, the triumphalism" of members of his own party after the vote, Tannock said his interest in his Irish past has always been in the back of his mind, but has now been reignited. "Having an Irish passport made me feel a lot better psychologically to be honest", he confessed, adding he was "seriously considering after Brexit about whether I will renew my British passport". (more...)
Her Majesty's back to open 'breathtaking' Queensferry bridge Her Majesty's back to open 'breathtaking' Queensferry bridge
- September 05, 2017

Scotland has officially completed the construction of the Queensbury Crossing Bridge, the third bridge built in three centuries that links Edinburgh to northern Scotland via the Forth River, culminating in its largest infrastructure project over a generation. (more...)
Michigan State University Sued Over Preventing Richard Spencer From Speaking Michigan State University Sued Over Preventing Richard Spencer From Speaking
- September 05, 2017

MSU announced in August that it would deny space for the group, citing the recent violent protests in Charlottesville, Virginia, which left one woman dead after an alleged white supremacist ran his vehicle into a crowd of counterprotesters. (more...)
Nazi chants take shine off German progression Nazi chants take shine off German progression
- September 05, 2017

Four-time world champions Germany , who also scored through Mesut Ozil, Julian Draxler , Leon Goretzka and Mario Gomez , need a point from their last two games - in Belfast and three days later at home to Azerbaijan - to book their ticket to Russian Federation. (more...)
Four alleged members of banned neo-Nazi group arrested Four alleged members of banned neo-Nazi group arrested
- September 05, 2017

A 22-year-old from Birmingham, a 32-year-old from Powys, a 24-year-old from Ipswich, and a 24-year-old from Northampton are being held. According to the West Midlands police , the suspects are now in custody at a West Midlands police station, while the authorities are conducting all investigations. (more...)
Mercedes-Benz to deploy ride-sharing shuttles in London this year Mercedes-Benz to deploy ride-sharing shuttles in London this year
- September 05, 2017

Unlike other ride-hailing companies, Via has focused on developing, from the ground up, a scalable and on-demand shared ride solution. The fusion of Vias technology with the engineering of Mercedes-Benz Vans creates the ideal match for efficient, affordable and sustainable ride-sharing. (more...)
Ten Kenyan police officers hospitalized for cholera Ten Kenyan police officers hospitalized for cholera
- September 05, 2017

Yesterday, 92 patients, among them 87 police officers and five security guards from Multimedia University, were still admitted at various hospitals in Nairobi and Rongai following the outbreak of the disease at the weekend. "The other case is of a resident and he has been placed under treatment", he said. However, he said he was recovering well and hoped to be discharged soon. (more...)
Balwant Singh's brace helps India beat Macau in AFC Asian Cup qualifiers Balwant Singh's brace helps India beat Macau in AFC Asian Cup qualifiers
- September 05, 2017

Stephen Constantine's boys will be looking to continue their unbeaten streak and move closer towards qualification. India are now on top of Group A with 6 points, courtesy back to back victories against Myanmar and Kyrgyz Republic. "It's true that we are at the top of the table at the moment but we need to work harder if we are to stay there", Constantine said. "It's not about who plays on the field. (more...)
Spicer Takes Post-White House Job on Speaking Circuit Spicer Takes Post-White House Job on Speaking Circuit
- September 05, 2017

Spicer has signed on with Worldwide Speakers Group , a company that books keynote speakers for various events. The company has already lined up one speaking gig for Spicer, at investment bank Rodman & Renshaw's annual conference, which will take place in New York City on the 11th of September. (more...)
News photographer wounded in officer-involved shooting News photographer wounded in officer-involved shooting
- September 05, 2017

A police officer shot an OH news photographer after mistaking his camera for a weapon, according to the journalist's newspaper. As reported by Cleveland.com, it was Clark County Deputy Jake Shaw that was on duty at the traffic stop at the time of the incident and who mistook Grimm's camera for a weapon before opening fire and shooting him. (more...)
North Korea promises more 'gift packages' for US North Korea promises more 'gift packages' for US
- September 05, 2017

Han continued his addressing to the USA by stating that " gift packages " will keep coming from his country as long as it [US] relies on "reckless provocations and futile attempts to put pressure on the DPRK". The ambassador said his country's latest test was "part of longer activities" by the North "to simultaneously push forward economic construction and [build] nuclear force". (more...)
Fipronil contaminated eggs found in 45 countries Fipronil contaminated eggs found in 45 countries
- September 05, 2017

The pesticide was also found in products in other countries like the United States, Russia, South Africa, the Dutch Antilles, Turkey, Iraq, Norway, Israel and Canada. It can cause damage to the liver, thyroid glands and kidneys if consumed in large quantities. Fipronil is a common ingredient in veterinary products for getting rid of fleas, lice and ticks in animals. (more...)
Yamaha rules out replacing injured Rossi at Misano Yamaha rules out replacing injured Rossi at Misano
- September 05, 2017

On leaving hospital Rossi vowed to get back on his bike as quickly as possible. Yamaha will not be replacing Rossi at the race, says team management. So far this season Rossi achieved four podiums, including a win at Assen . Doctors have said Rossi, who is fourth in the overall standings, will need 30-40 days' rest. (more...)
Severe Storms Possible Monday Night Severe Storms Possible Monday Night
- September 05, 2017

A severe thunderstorm warning was issued for most of southeast MI just after 4:30. Brief heavy rainfall and frequent lightning are also possible. There is a chance a few storms may become severe, with isolated damaging wind gusts. Even though the storms are expected to taper off, severe weather warning can be issued tomorrow night. As is always the case, when you hear thunder, it's time to head inside and wait out the storm. (more...)
20-Year-Old Killed in Rollover Crash in NH
- September 05, 2017

Brown was reportedly not wearing a seatbelt she apparently lost control of the auto due to speed and crashed through a guardrail. Brown crashed into the guardrail, causing her vehicle to overturn. (more...)
Twitter ROFL After Bangladesh Batsman's Virat Kohli Comparison Twitter ROFL After Bangladesh Batsman's Virat Kohli Comparison
- September 05, 2017

Sabbir Rahman is a top order batsman and has been touted as one of the most promising batsmen in Bangladesh. Bangladesh reached 6/253 in Chittagong , while Lyon ended the day with stellar figures of 5/77 off 28 overs. But his statement has not gone down well with Virat Kohli fans, who asked Sabbir Rahman to stop dreaming and check the reality. One of them said that the Bengladesh cricketer had a "brain fade". (more...)
Japanese princess engaged to college love Japanese princess engaged to college love
- September 05, 2017

The student said her lover is a "sincere, strong-minded, hard worker" who has a "big heart". The couple met in 2012 while both were studying at Tokyo's International Christian University, and Komuro proposed in December 2013. Mako will give up her royal status under a controversial Japanese law which means female royals lose their titles on marrying a commoner, while males do not. (more...)
Vladimir Putin warns world faces 'global catastrophe' over North Korea Vladimir Putin warns world faces 'global catastrophe' over North Korea
- September 05, 2017

Russian President Vladimir Putin called on North and South Korea to decrease the tensions in the region during a conference in China Tuesday morning. The announcement and North Korea's claim that it could mount the warhead on a missile, dramatically upped the stakes in Pyongyang's standoff with the worldwide community over its banned weapons programmes. (more...)
Palestinian Authority arrests activist over Facebook post Palestinian Authority arrests activist over Facebook post
- September 05, 2017

In a fit of frustration, Qawasmeh on Thursday called on Abbas and Hamdallah to resign after the IDF raided his radio station in Hebron and confiscated equipment, accusing them of failing to protect PA -controlled areas in the West Bank. The Palestinian Preventative Security Service (PSS) summoned Amro, who has been declared a "human rights defender" by the European Union and United Nations, for interrogation about his critical Facebook post on Monday and arrested him at midday. (more...)