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Man arrested for using a DRONE to smuggle meth from Mexico Man arrested for using a DRONE to smuggle meth from Mexico
- August 21, 2017

Jorge Edwin Rivera, 25, told the United States authorities that he was paid to deliver the drugs to an accomplice at a filling station in San Diego. They found attached to a drone lunch Boxing methamphetamine. Robinson, however, concedes that the use of drones is likely to increase because operators of the device can stay at a safe distance while manning the drop off of drugs, making it less likely they'll get caught. (more...)
Anti-Muslim Australian senator wears burqa in Parliament Anti-Muslim Australian senator wears burqa in Parliament
- August 21, 2017

WATCH: Waleed Aly explain how division is exactly what ISIS needs to succeed . The full-length garment, which covers the entire body and face, has been banned in several European countries including France, the Netherlands and Belgium as well as African nations Chad and Congo-Brazzaville. (more...)
Nobody knows how many nuclear weapons North Korea has Nobody knows how many nuclear weapons North Korea has
- August 21, 2017

Estimates by civilian experts cloud the picture. "Over the past decades, there were a myriad of anti-Workers' Party, anti-revolutionary events in North Korea that the South could call something close to a pro-democracy movement", Thae said. (more...)
Swine flu spurts in Delhi: 1066 cases last month Swine flu spurts in Delhi: 1066 cases last month
- August 21, 2017

The alarming spike in the number of swine flu cases in the city has woken up AMC to the gravity of the situation. "Just four passings have been accounted for: two from Delhi and two patients from outside have kicked the bucket", Delhi wellbeing clergyman Satyendra Jain said in the get together a week ago. (more...)
Missouri Lawmaker Apologizes For Trump Assassination Comment, Says She Won't Resign Missouri Lawmaker Apologizes For Trump Assassination Comment, Says She Won't Resign
- August 21, 2017

After three days of public backlash and criticism from her fellow lawmakers, state Senator Maria Chappelle-Nadal (D-University City) offered a public apology to Donald Trump this afternoon at a press conference in a Ferguson church. Once it does, senators would call for a special session to vote on Nadal's expulsion. She referenced her efforts to help residents living near radioactive waste as "the calling that God gave me". (more...)
President Trump Praises Boston Mayor Marty Walsh, Police President Trump Praises Boston Mayor Marty Walsh, Police
- August 21, 2017

The organizers of the rally posted on Facebook on August 15 that their movement was "dedicated to peaceful rallies" and was "in no way affiliated with the Charlottesville rally on August 12". But instead of aligning himself with the tens of thousands of peaceful demonstrators in Boston - people who spoke out strongly against the hatred we saw in Charlottesville , Virginia just last weekend - he made a decision to lie about the protesters and talk about how great Steve Bannon is. (more...)
RT America: Solar eclipse 'challenges' California electricity grid RT America: Solar eclipse 'challenges' California electricity grid
- August 21, 2017

The next time to view an eclipse in our area will be a partial eclipse August 12, 2045, as the path of totality goes through Northern California and Nevada. It consists of 13 images acquired by the EPIC camera aboard NASA's DSCOVR spacecraft during a total solar eclipse on March 9, 2016. The Bay State, along with the rest of New England, is far from the path of totality, but at least we will experience a partial solar eclipse. (more...)
UC Riverside to host eclipse viewing event UC Riverside to host eclipse viewing event
- August 21, 2017

The excitement has been building locally for the roughly 90 percent of the eclipse we are likely to see. Their tracks differ in shape from 2017's, because the moon is at a different place in its orbit when it passes between the Earth and the sun. (more...)
Nothing against PM Modi, Amit Shah behaving like a dictator: Mamata Banerjee Nothing against PM Modi, Amit Shah behaving like a dictator: Mamata Banerjee
- August 21, 2017

Chief spokesperson of the Madhya Pradesh Congress, KK Mishra said that Shah's visit to the Uike house has bared Prime Minister Narendra Modi's much-hyped " Swachh Bharat Abhiyan". Earlier, after sweeping the Bengal civic polls with a landslide victory, Mamata had asserted that she was very confident of regime change after 2019 General elections in the country. (more...)
Kiran Bedi's 'incognito' night ride in Puducherry: Twitterati asks for helmet Kiran Bedi's 'incognito' night ride in Puducherry: Twitterati asks for helmet
- August 21, 2017

She informed about her assessment via micro blogging site Twitter, "Just back from a night round". The residents of the region were happy to know that the women's safety was given a priority. Also urge people to connect with PCR, 100/ & inform their concerns. Later, the retired Indian Police Service officer insisted that "not wearing helmet was a careful choice". (more...)
Trump attacks GOP senators, defends Confederate monuments Trump attacks GOP senators, defends Confederate monuments
- August 21, 2017

Trump's remarks on Tuesday appeared to backtrack from his previous position of violence on "both sides" and that numerous " Unite the Right " group who were protesting were "not neo-Nazis" and "fine people". "They totally misrepresent what I say about hate, bigotry etc.", he tweeted. The Rev. Jesse Jackson noted that Trump for years questioned President Barack Obama's citizenship and his legitimacy as the first Black president, and has fanned the flames of White resentment. (more...)
Another US Rep. Says He's Bringing Impeachment Articles Against Trump Another US Rep. Says He's Bringing Impeachment Articles Against Trump
- August 21, 2017

Following the violent incident in Charlottesville, Trump said "there is blame on both sides ". That appeared to be a reference to a temporary travel ban Trump sought to impose on visitors to the US from six mostly Muslim countries. "That's the problem.' No, it isn't", Gorka said in an interview with Breitbart days before the Charlottesville mayhem. President Donald Trump says "Radical Islamic Terrorism must be stopped by whatever means necessary!" House Speaker Paul Ryan charged that, ... (more...)
AMBER Alert issued for missing NC child AMBER Alert issued for missing NC child
- August 21, 2017

She did not have any shoes or socks. Patrick Ryan McGraw was identified as the abductor, the alert said. They were last see traveling north on Frans Road. He has a cross tattoo to his left side calf, a clock tattoo on his correct shoulder with "Trinity" composed close it. The sedan has a Georgia license plate with the number RDG-2198. (more...)
Rocket hits Damascus International Fair Rocket hits Damascus International Fair
- August 21, 2017

Fighters in the area have regularly fired rockets into the capital, and government warplanes have frequently carried out devastating raids across Eastern Ghouta. But in recent months there have been reports that Western countries could be seeking to quietly resume ties. In this photo released by the official Facebook page of the Syrian Presidency, Syrian President Bashar Assad speaks to Syrian diplomats, in Damascus, Syria, Sunday, Aug. (more...)
Nagaland: Railway Communications Affected In NE India Due To Recent Floods Nagaland: Railway Communications Affected In NE India Due To Recent Floods
- August 21, 2017

Four Track maintainers of Katihar Division, namely Dipak Laskar, Biswajit Dutta Gupta, Lankesh and Rupesh Kumar who showed extreme presence of mind and extra ordinary courage to save Bridge No. "If the situation does not deteriorate further, connectivity will be restored by August 28". At Bridge No. 133 located between stations Sudhani - Telta of New Jalpaiguri - Malda section which was worst hit with nearly 60 m approach being washed away on both up and down line, restoration work has ... (more...)
Driver Jumps Rising New Jersey Drawbridge, Lands on the Other Side Driver Jumps Rising New Jersey Drawbridge, Lands on the Other Side
- August 21, 2017

Their Toyota RAV4 became airborne over the water below and crash landed on the other side. "It's scary what's going through your mind". Inside the vehicle also were his wife, his daughter and a daughter's friend. But Naphys said his SUV sustained $10,000 in damage that included a bent suspension. "I wasn't nervous until we landed", said Jacquelyn. As you can probably already assume, the Cape May County Bridge Commission is chalking this incident up to operator error and they plan to ... (more...)
Qatar blocks Saudi aircraft from transporting pilgrims Qatar blocks Saudi aircraft from transporting pilgrims
- August 21, 2017

Qatar has denied all such claims. The Salwa border crossing had been shut after regional kingpin Saudi Arabia as well as Egypt, Bahrain and the United Arab Emirates severed diplomatic and trade ties with Qatar on June 5, accusing the emirate of fostering Islamist extremist groups. (more...)
PM May says looking into reports of missing child in Barcelona attack PM May says looking into reports of missing child in Barcelona attack
- August 21, 2017

In response, police successfully thwarted the bid by killing five attacker some of whom wearing explosive belts. 'As he was enjoying the sights of Barcelona with his mother, Julian was sadly taken from us. Meanwhile, Spain's King and Queen have attended a mass at Barcelona's Sagrada Familia basilica for the victims. Authorities launched a manhunt for members of what they believe to be a Catalonia-based extremist group after 14 people were killed and more than 100 injured in attacks ... (more...)
Netanyahu Travels to Russian Federation to Meet Putin This Week in Sochi Netanyahu Travels to Russian Federation to Meet Putin This Week in Sochi
- August 21, 2017

The Kremlin has not yet commented on reports of Netanyahu's planned meeting with Putin. Netanyahu has said that Israel has carried out dozens of strikes to prevent weapons-smuggling to the Iranian-backed Lebanese group Hezbollah via Syria. (more...)
Spain remembers terrorist attack victims at memorial service
- August 21, 2017

Following the atrocity the Queen sent a message to King Felipe of Spain , offering her condolences as she described events in Barcelona and Cambrils , as "deeply upsetting". Authorities are also trying to determine the role of an imam, Abddelbaki Es Satty, who is suspected of radicalizing the young men - some of them teenagers - who carried out this week's attacks. (more...)