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Muslim Advocacy Group Offers Reward in Shooting of NYC Imam

Members of the Bangladeshi community held a rally on Saturday in which they chanted, "We want justice". Both Akonjee and Uddin were shot by the corner of 79th Street and Liberty Avenue at point-blank range in the head and later died at Jamaica Hosp...

Hillary Clinton releases income tax returns

He has failed to provide the public with the most basic financial information disclosed by every major candidate in the last 40 years. Trump had told The Associated Press in May that he would not release his returns before the November 8 elections....

Assam: Militants open fire in Tinsukia; 2 killed

In Guwahati , the Chief Minister vehemently condemned the killings, terming it as an act of cowardice and against humanity. The deceased persons were identified as Kishori Shah (65 years) and Rajesh Shah (28 years). Earlier in the day, state agric...

No Man's Sky tips for more fun and less death

Doing this exploit is easy, and dying in the game is obviously more lucrative as it can double the resources you have. After obtaining the first Atlas Pass, you can now access this door at the Space Station and it will hold an upgrade for your Exos...

Turkey says no compromise with Washington on cleric extradition

Ties with the United States will be impacted if the US does not respond favorably to Turkey's extradition request for Fethullah Gulen, the country's foreign minister said Saturday, APA reports quoting Anadolu. Sukur had recently objected to the shutt...

State investigates new Zika case outside Miami neighborhood

Dr. LaMar Hasbrouck, executive director of the National Association of County and City Health Officials, said at the briefing that local health authorities are similarly siphoning off money from other programs. The Centers for Disease Control and Pr...

How to Catch the Breathtaking Perseids Meteor Shower

NASA added that Jupiter's gravity has tugged the debris stream from Swift-Tuttle, which places Earth more in the center of the stream, rather than the edge. That is double the normal rate of meteors during the Perseid meteor shower . When the m...

"Clinton: "'I'll appoint a chief trade prosecutor'

While criticising Trump's threats to tear up other trade agreements, she agreed the TPP must go. Insisting on strong currency provisions in the TPP is a great way to prevent the agreement from coming into force. "This TPP sets the gold standard i...

Zlatan Ibrahimovic describes Manchester United move as "destiny"

Pogba's first game in his second spell at United could be a home match against Southampton on August 19. Mourinho was happy to describe the Red Devils as challengers for the crown in his first season at Old Trafford but believes others who share hi...

Snapchat Strikes Two After Racist Filter On Asian Stereotype

On April 20 (of all days), Snapchat launched a Bob Marley-esque filter that wasn't very well-received, even though Snapchat was pretty positive about it at the time . Julia Carrie Wong of The Guardian noted the filter is more reminiscent...

Hanif Mohammad, who had longest test innings ever, dies

Raees Muhammad-Hanif's fourth brother and the fifth Muhammad- was 12 man during one Test match. "Hanif's contribution to the game has been enormous and one can only imagine the kind of impact his batting had on others over the years", added Richa...

Australia to ban Chinese from leasing Sydney power grid

Ausgrid capital expenditure and net profit. NSW Treasurer Gladys Berejiklian said the state government and the bidders had been engaging with the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission, the Australian Taxation Office and FIRB since December...

Shark Found In British Waters Can Live To Grand Age Of 400

The Greenland shark, the bowhead whale, and the oldest ocean quahogs spend their long lives in cold northern waters, notes Austad, suggesting that low temperatures might have something to do with their unusual longevity. In a report released Thursday...

Twin blasts kill one, injure 19 in Thai tourist town

The incident comes ahead of a long weekend in the kingdom, with Thais set to celebrate Queen Sirikit's birthday on Friday. A man who was on the scene said police told him a Thai woman selling papaya salad at a street cart died in the second blast.

Afghan Forces Deployed To Reinforce Besieged Capital Of Helmand Province

On Wednesday, Nawa-i-Barakzayi district, adjacent to the provincial capital district of Lashkar Gah, became the latest of Helmand's 14 districts to fall to the Taliban. Helmand is a strategically important province for both the Kabul government and...

The First Week of the Rio Olympics Is Afoot

The week's most-watched Spanish-language program was the Tuesday episode of the Univision telenovela "Un Camino Hacia El Destino" which averaged 2.18 million viewers, 80th overall. On Monday night, with Michael Phelps racing a semifinal and women's...

Russia's Putin meets top brass to discuss security in Crimea

Putin, speaking in Moscow on Wednesday, said that Kiev's actions were "stupid" and "criminal" and that there was no point in holding planned talks on the peace process in eastern Ukraine as a result. "The FSB's statement does not correspond to ...

Hopes for No Man's Sky

Does " added online features" mean features are still to be added? Trailers revealed robots, alien monoliths and much more. The title of Hello Games seems to be particularly ambitious in its procedurally generated content, while offering an aestheti...

Vladmir Putin And Tayyip Erdogan Move Towards Repairing Russia-Turkey Ties

However, the US says it still is reviewing the request. European leaders have joined the United States in criticizing the sweeping arrests that followed the failed coup. Erdogan also initiated a friendly talk saying that Turkey was entering a "ve...

European Union making 'serious mistakes' over failed Turkish coup - Turkish minister

Petersburg for the first time since the countries agreed to mend relations soured by Turkey's downing of a Russian plane in November. Rear Admiral Mustafa Zeki Ugurlu is the subject of a detention order in Turkey and has been expelled from the ...

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Inspectors' visit to suspected Syria gas attack site delayed

President Donald J. Trump announced the combined strikes were in retaliation for the regime of Syrian leader Bashar Assad using chemical weapons April 7 against civilians in Doum...

Michael Cohen withdraws lawsuits against BuzzFeed, Fusion GPS

Cohen's lawyer, David Schwartz , said in a statement that the suits were withdrawn because Cohen no longer has time for them, report the Wall Street Journal , Politico an...

Mueller team says it has not gone rogue

Bloomberg reports that Rosenstein met with the president last week and that's when the Deputy AG gave the president the assurance according to people familiar with the matter. The...

Just when you thought Sean Hannity couldn't sink any lower …

Cohen should be asked to reveal the name or can permissibly do so", the letter said. Maddow explained the that the Steele dossier allegations are "just" allegations, but noted wh...

Barbara Bush remembered as friendly, approachable by Bush library visitors

Bush's daughter, Doro, had a couple of friends in common. "We just came to pay our respects to Mrs". Bush died Tuesday evening according to a statement made by the office of Geo...

Former First Lady Barbara Bush To Be Laid To Rest Saturday

Laura, Barbara, Jenna, and I are sad, but our souls are settled because we know hers was. "Especially now - we should remember her by working to return those values to our public l...

Diamonds from space may be from 'lost planet'

The meteorites were formed after an asteroid slammed into Earth's atmosphere - making it technically a meteor - exploding 23 miles (37 kilometers) above the Nubian Desert in Suda...

Gold medalist sues USA Gymnastics, Michigan State

Two-time Olympic medal winning gymnast McKayla Maroney says she has questioned whether she paid too high of a price for her success . Maroney pointed to personnel overhauls at...

Local Congressional Leaders on Syria Airstrikes

The Russian military, meanwhile, claims to have struck down a majority of the missiles . The tripartite military action from the United States, France and Britain was created to...

Indo-Nordic summit: India, Sweden to strengthen defence and security cooperation

We will engage with them in a similar manner, and examine how they can help our missions like Make in India , Skill India, Startup India and Smart Cities programmes. The partnersh...

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Younkers stores could shutter across Iowa as part of bankruptcy

Younkers stores could shutter across Iowa as part of bankruptcy

Bon-Ton has 700 employees at its corporate offices in downtown Milwaukee. Liquidators are companies that sell off all of retailers assets and then close the stores. The group signe...

ZTE suspends trading after being blacklisted by the United Kingdom and US

ZTE suspends trading after being blacklisted by the United Kingdom and US

Bush, on President Trump's decision to block Broadcom's takeover of Qualcomm , the president's push for a wall along the border with Mexico and the president's upcoming meeting wi...

Vice President Mike Pence makes quick visit to Colorado Springs

Vice President Mike Pence makes quick visit to Colorado Springs

Syria came under attack one week after a suspected chemical weapons attack hit the Syrian town of Douma near Damascus. With reporters' cameras and tape recorders rolling, Trudeau...

Colorado Senator Releases Statement On Marijuana Policy

Colorado Senator Releases Statement On Marijuana Policy

Gardner reacted by blocking nominees for DOJ positions, he said. This story is developing and will be updated . Sessions on January 4 rescinded a policy begun under Democrati...

France Mulls Military Action Against Syria For Gas Attacks

France Mulls Military Action Against Syria For Gas Attacks

That meant airstrikes, possibly in tandem with France and other allies that have expressed outrage at the alleged Syrian chemical attack, could be launched within hours of a presid...