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Two tourists killed and four injured after stabbings on Egypt beach resort Two tourists killed and four injured after stabbings on Egypt beach resort
- July 15, 2017

Egypt's Interior Ministry says six tourists of various nationalities were wounded when a knifeman attacked them in the Red Sea resort of Hurghada. Security and medical sources had earlier reported the two women killed were Ukrainians, but Major General Mohamed El-Hamzawi, security manager of Red Sea province, told Reuters they had been identified as Germans. (more...)
Military stand-off with China will be resolved diplomatically: Government tells parties Military stand-off with China will be resolved diplomatically: Government tells parties
- July 15, 2017

Chinese foreign ministry spokesman Geng Shuang made the comment earlier in the day. Chinese foreign ministry spokesman Geng Shuang said India and Pakistan are important South Asian countries but the situation in Kashmir has attracted the attention of the worldwide community. (more...)
Community devastated after missing teen found slain on farm Community devastated after missing teen found slain on farm
- July 14, 2017

Patrick, who attended a Catholic high school for boys with the DiNardo, was last seen Wednesday, while the other three vanished Friday. Police have announced the arrest of a Bucks County , Pennsylvania man in connection with a string of disappearances in the area. (more...)
Why? Kenneth Dion Lever Gardendale shooting: 3 dead, on the run Why? Kenneth Dion Lever Gardendale shooting: 3 dead, on the run
- July 13, 2017

At approximately 8 a.m. Wednesday, Gardendale police responded to a call of shots fired in the 4100 block of Willow Bend Drive. A lone gunman is on the loose after killing three people during a domestic dispute at a mobile park home in Alabama authorities say. (more...)
Wanda to sell off $9.3 billion in tourism assets to tackle debt Wanda to sell off $9.3 billion in tourism assets to tackle debt
- July 11, 2017

The deal would be the second-largest real estate sale in China's history, reported Reuters . They gave little explanation for the deal, but Wanda is among companies that have been the target of official scrutiny into potentially risky loans stemming from a wave of overseas acquisitions by Chinese firms. (more...)
Qatar says Arab quartet accusations are false Qatar says Arab quartet accusations are false
- July 10, 2017

The report alleges that Qatari students in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), Saudi Arabia and Bahrain have been prevented from taking their final exams, had their certificates withheld and their registrations terminated without explanation. (more...)
Dead, at Least 6 Injured in Ohio Gender Reveal Party Shooting Dead, at Least 6 Injured in Ohio Gender Reveal Party Shooting
- July 10, 2017

Saturday in Colerain Township, a suburb northwest of Cincinnati, the Cincinnati Enquirer reports . According to police, people at the party were watching a movie when two people walked in and began shooting. Cincinnati police crime scene investigators have been called in to help with the investigation. All of the victims were family and friends gathered for the party, police told WLWT . (more...)
Trump discuss energy security, North Atlantic Treaty Organisation during visit to Poland Trump discuss energy security, North Atlantic Treaty Organisation during visit to Poland
- July 09, 2017

At the same time, the chief rabbi lamented that President Trump was the first USA president in 25 years not to visit the Warsaw Ghetto memorial during an official trip to Poland . Poland's Defense Minister Antoni Macierewicz said on Wednesday evening that they've struck a deal with the United States to purchase Patriot Missile Systems. (more...)
Wimbledon: Novak Djokovic cruises into fourth round Wimbledon: Novak Djokovic cruises into fourth round
- July 09, 2017

Buoyed, she went on to win the third set and the match, preserving her No 1 ranking for another week at least. And the Spaniard is excited to face her German counterpart. However, Leander Paes and Yifan Xu, and Zhaoxuan Yang and Divij Sharan lost their first-round matches late on Friday. But last year's Australian and US Open victor broke again to lead 4-3 and then held twice to book her place in the last 16. (more...)
Patton Oswalt to marry actress Meredith Salenger Patton Oswalt to marry actress Meredith Salenger
- July 08, 2017

And then in another, she photoshopped Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson onto her finger, asking followers to " check out the size of The Rock " on her finger. Salenger graduated from Harvard and is best known for her title role in the 1985 Disney film The Journey of Natty Gann . In recent years, she has done voices for the " Star Wars " television series. (more...)
European and U.S. bishops call for elimination of nuclear weapons globally European and U.S. bishops call for elimination of nuclear weapons globally
- July 08, 2017

Whyte Gomez said "the world has been waiting for this legal norm for 70 years", since the use of the first atomic bombs on Hiroshima and Nagasaki at the end of the Second World War. Disarmament campaigners say the treaty will increase the stigma associated with nuclear weapons and have an impact on public opinion. It also calls for states to undertake environmental remediation for areas contaminated by nuclear weapons use or testing, and for states to provide assistance to victims "including ... (more...)
Trump and Podesta Trade Barbs During President's G-20 Trip Trump and Podesta Trade Barbs During President's G-20 Trip
- July 08, 2017

According to Trump, out of all the possible topics of conversation among world leaders at the G20 summit in Hamburg, Germany, the thing "everyone " is chattering about is... at the G20". "The FBI repeatedly stressed to DNC officials the necessity of obtaining direct access to servers and data, only to be rebuffed until well after the initial compromise had been mitigated", a senior law-enforcement official told The Hill at the time. (more...)
Russia, Turkey, Iran to continue talks on Syria de-escalation zones Russia, Turkey, Iran to continue talks on Syria de-escalation zones
- July 07, 2017

With the two countries previously publicly at odds over the issue of chemical weapons, Le Drian now hopes to convince Russian Federation to enforce a 2013 Security Council resolution to prevent their use in Syria. Kazakh Foreign Minister Kairat Abdrakhmanov said Russia, Turkey, and Iran had agreed to meet in Tehran on August 1-2 in an effort to settle the outstanding disagreements on the zones. (more...)
What the CBO's health care analysis doesn't report What the CBO's health care analysis doesn't report
- July 07, 2017

Proposed Medicaid cuts to the Affordable Care Act will remove up to 22 million people in the next 10 years from the Medicaid rolls ( Congressional Budget Office ). Hoeven himself said he "doesn't support the bill as it stands", but said the Senate is moving through a process that he believed would better meet its goal of improving access to health care and addressing premium rates. (more...)
Gulf Crisis: We will not surrender to Gulf Crisis: We will not surrender to "aggressors", Qatari FM
- July 07, 2017

The German Federal Intelligence Service will investigate the allegations made by some Arab countries that Qatar supports terrorism, the German Foreign Minister pledged on a trip to the Gulf region this week. Wednesday's report said a number of Gulf nations, as well as Iran, were providing financial support to mosques and Islamic educational institutions which have played host to extremist preachers and been linked to the spread of extremist material, the BBC said. (more...)
Dunelm Group plc (DNLM) Earns Hold Rating from HSBC Holdings plc
- July 06, 2017

In a research report issued on today, Macquarie maintained their Underperform rating on Hunting PLC (LON:HTG)'s stock. Peel Hunt's PT would suggest a potential upside of 14.12% from the company's current stock price. They expect $0.54 earnings per share, up 20.00% or $0.09 from last year's $0.45 per share. Investors with a record date on Early Thur, Jul 6th will get a dividend of GBX 4.70 ($0.06) for a share. (more...)
NPR Poll: Trust in Media, Congress Down; Civility on the Decline NPR Poll: Trust in Media, Congress Down; Civility on the Decline
- July 06, 2017

The poll also found that by a nine-percentage-point margin, American adults trust the Post and the Times ― lumped together ― more than Trump . By party affiliation, 84 percent of Republican respondents trust the president compared with 2 percent of Democrats and 28 percent of independents. (more...)
HTc possibly working on U11 Mini HTc possibly working on U11 Mini
- July 06, 2017

The upcoming smartphone will be HTC U11's smaller version, and it will come along with numerous larger smartphone's specs and features into a smaller frame, Android And Me reported. Whether this phone adopts the same glossy design as the U11 is still unknown, but, all things considering, that's pretty much expected. There is a 300mAh battery and will run on Android 7.1 Operating system based on HTC's custom UI on top. (more...)
Trump, Merkel plan to meet Thursday ahead of G20: Berlin Trump, Merkel plan to meet Thursday ahead of G20: Berlin
- July 05, 2017

Chancellor Angela Merkel said in a video address Sunday that she wants discussion among leaders to include issues such as sustainable development, labor rights and environmental protection. "The differences are obvious and it would be dishonest to try to cover that up". "I think there's a strong sense among EU leaders that they need to take responsibility for their positioning in the world", said Susi Dennison, a senior fellow at the European Council on Foreign Relations. (more...)
Theatres Cancel Screenings in Tamil Nadu Against 30% Local Tax Theatres Cancel Screenings in Tamil Nadu Against 30% Local Tax
- July 04, 2017

Tamil Nadu is the only state to have imposed an additional 30% entertainment tax over and above the GST for film trade. After a meeting with finance minister D.Jayakumar, Abirami Ramanathan, president of Tamil Nadu Theatre Owners and Distributors Association said the minister has assured to solve the issue after holding discussion with chief minister Edappadi K Palaniswamy. (more...)