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Explosive device caused blast at Minnesota mosque during morning prayer Explosive device caused blast at Minnesota mosque during morning prayer
- August 10, 2017

Officials say witnesses saw someone throw something from a truck or van before the blast and saw a vehicle speed away afterward. "I was sad, and I was surprised", Omar told the station. The initial goal was set at $95,000. Between 15 and 20 people were reportedly gathered at the Dar Al-Farooq Islamic Centre in Bloomington when the explosion ripped through the building. (more...)
Australian Café Charges 18% 'Man Tax' Because Men are Privileged Australian Café Charges 18% 'Man Tax' Because Men are Privileged
- August 10, 2017

Men don't have to pay the tax if they don't want to, O'Brien said , adding that most men have been receptive to the tax. The sign and different policy takes place once a month and is meant to give men the chance to contemplate how privileged they have been. (more...)
Wichita native one of three Marines missing in Australia Wichita native one of three Marines missing in Australia
- August 10, 2017

The III MEF said the transition to a recovery operation instead of a search and rescue operation comes after teams "led continuous sustained search efforts supported by aircraft and ships". The USMC said the recovery and salvage operations could take several months to complete, but can be extended based on several environmental factors. (more...)
ASEAN overcomes communique impasse, urges non-militarisation in South China Sea ASEAN overcomes communique impasse, urges non-militarisation in South China Sea
- August 10, 2017

The ministers endorsed the framework on Saturday, a day before meeting with their Chinese counterpart, when they are expected to jointly adopt it. Some critics and diplomats believe China's sudden interest in the code after 15 years of delays is to drag out the negotiating process to buy time to complete its strategic objectives in the South China Sea, through which more than $3 trillion of ship-borne trade passes annually. (more...)
Carrizo Oil & Gas Sees Unusually Large Options Volume (NASDAQ:CRZO)
- August 10, 2017

BMO Capital Markets set a $20.00 target price on shares of Carrizo Oil & Gas and gave the company a "buy" rating in a research report on Monday, June 26th. Shares of Carrizo Oil & Gas, Inc. If you are reading this piece on another domain, it was stolen and reposted in violation of United States and global trademark and copyright laws. (more...)
Montreal Sets Up Temporary Shelters To Handle Influx Of Asylum Seekers Montreal Sets Up Temporary Shelters To Handle Influx Of Asylum Seekers
- August 10, 2017

The military-built camp would house hundreds of asylum seekers in heated tents fitted with flooring and electricity while they wait for their refugee applications to be processed, said a statement from the military. In addition, on Wednesday, public health officials announced the site of the Royal Victoria Hospital will be transformed into a shelter with 300 to 320 beds. (more...)
Jordan's king on rare visit to Ramallah: Palestinians Jordan's king on rare visit to Ramallah: Palestinians
- August 09, 2017

During the talks, the King also highlighted the significance of working with the USA administration to advance the peace process and relaunch serious and effective negotiations between Palestine and Israel based on the two-state solution. The King also noted the need to preserve the historical and legal status quo in Jerusalem, warning that any acts that threaten the situation in the holy city would have grave consequences for the region as a whole. (more...)
Situation Resolved After Inmates Steal Keys at Prison Situation Resolved After Inmates Steal Keys at Prison
- August 09, 2017

It wasn't immediately clear if the inmates were still in control. Prison officials said that the inmates did not have the ability to escape the unit, but they were concerned about the safety of the officers. Emergency response teams and officers from the Arkansas State Police were at the scene, KTHV reported . But, he said it's unclear if any physical injury took place in the lead-up to the incident. (more...)
Child found alive inside garbage bag Child found alive inside garbage bag
- August 09, 2017

A 17-year-old Pennsylvania girl has been charged with attempted murder after her baby daughter was found alive in a plastic bag outside an upstate NY home. She was later transferred to another hospital for further evaluation, according to a press release from the Elmira Police Department. Police say now say she had been there for three days. (more...)
Tillerson، Lavrov discuss damaged US-Russia ties Tillerson، Lavrov discuss damaged US-Russia ties
- August 10, 2017

On Saturday, the United Nations Security Council unanimously approved tough new sanctions against North Korea that include a ban on coal and other exports worth over $1 billion - a huge bite in its total exports, valued at $3 billion previous year. (more...)
Atlanta Gym Owner Refuses to Apologize for 'No F'ing Cops' Sign Atlanta Gym Owner Refuses to Apologize for 'No F'ing Cops' Sign
- August 09, 2017

But it's not just cops that are banned from the gym : members of the military are as well, according to Fox 8. Chambers added that his clientele is mostly made up of minorities who are "uncomfortable" around police officers. Chambers, who grew up in Brooklyn, New York, and describes himself politically as "somewhere between an eco-anarchist and a Marxist-Leninist", said he would not call the police in any circumstances. (more...)
Opioid Crisis: The Awful Arithmetic of America's Overdoses May Have Gotten Worse Opioid Crisis: The Awful Arithmetic of America's Overdoses May Have Gotten Worse
- August 09, 2017

It found mortality rates that were 24 percent higher for opioid overdoses and 22 percent higher for heroin overdoses than the numbers that had previously been reported. Overdose deaths are being undercounted, in part, because hospitals do not always list the specific drug that led to a person's death. The department estimates that as many as 690 people will overdose on the drug this year, with illicitly produced fentanyl making up the bulk cause over overdoses. (more...)
Mitch McConnell: The President Expects Too Much Mitch McConnell: The President Expects Too Much
- August 09, 2017

McConnell said that President Donald Trump has "excessive expectations" about what the Senate can accomplish and that it is "extremely irritating" that there is an impression Congress hasn't gotten anything done under his watch. "I think it would be helpful if the president was a little more on message". "@ SenateMajLdr must have needed another 4 years - in addition to the 7 years - to repeal and replace Obamacare...." Since Trump jumped into the presidential race in 2015 and ... (more...)
Tejashwi Yadav to 'expose' Nitish's 'betrayal': Lalu Tejashwi Yadav to 'expose' Nitish's 'betrayal': Lalu
- August 09, 2017

Patel won dramatically by a vote against the BJP on Tuesday. The JD-U has removed its Gujarat chief Arun Shrivastav from the post of party general secretary for his "unauthorisedly" writing to the Returning Officer of Gujarat Assembly appointing an election agent for the crucial Rajya Sabha election. (more...)
Corbett Murder Trial In The Hands Of The Jury Corbett Murder Trial In The Hands Of The Jury
- August 09, 2017

The guilty verdict was unanimous. A sentence for Molly Corbett has not been set. Molly and Martens faced these charges in the death of Ireland native, Jason Corbett. Walter Holton, Molly Corbett's attorney, said in closing arguments that investigators failed to take note of a mark on her neck and that Molly Corbett told paramedics that her throat hurt and that she had difficulty swallowing. (more...)
Korean Threat to Guam
- August 09, 2017

Tensions have risen since North Korea carried out two nuclear bomb tests previous year and two ICBM tests last month. The paper said that the U.S. "We will make the USA pay by a thousandfold for all the heinous crimes it commits against the state and people of this country", North Korea said through its state media on Sunday. (more...)
Korea to cease actions leading to end of its regime Korea to cease actions leading to end of its regime
- August 09, 2017

The statement represents a marked uptick in rhetoric from the Pentagon, where senior officials along with Mattis, have long stressed a diplomatic solution to North Korea's provocative actions that have included nuclear and ballistic missile tests. (more...)
Chandigarh stalking: Indian women fight victim-blaming with 'midnight selfies' Chandigarh stalking: Indian women fight victim-blaming with 'midnight selfies'
- August 09, 2017

Bhatti's emphasis on Kundu's behavior rather than the predatory behavior of Barala struck a nerve with many women in India, a country where the prevalence of sexual violence has inspired many protests and social media movements . "I think posting a picture with the hashtag #AintNoCinderella is a way for women to share their independence and to show people that they aren't helpless victims". (more...)
Donald Trump Threatens North Korea With 'Fire And Fury'
- August 09, 2017

The Korean People's Army claimed in a statement that it was looking into a plan to hit Guam , a US territory, with missiles that would create an "enveloping fire" around the island. Technically, the US and North Korea are still in a state of war. The U.S. maintains several military bases in Guam, in addition to nuclear-capable bombers and a Terminal High Altitude Area Defense ( THAAD ) missile interceptor. (more...)
Bengaluru to Anand, resort to resort: Congress MLAs back in Gujarat Bengaluru to Anand, resort to resort: Congress MLAs back in Gujarat
- August 09, 2017

The Rajya Sabha election has become a high-stake battle for the ruling BJP and opposition Congress in Gujarat , where the Assembly polls are due later this year. I had sent the message to Delhi that MLAs are unhappy and might join BJP. The third BJP candidate, Rajput, will get 34 BJP votes and is banking on cross-voting from the Congress ranks for the remaining 10 votes. (more...)