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World Media Rain Chances Return Thursday
Author: 0 Rain Chances Return Thursday

Another round of rain showers return for early next week, with high temperatures in the lower 80s. Clouds move in through the rest of the evening with showers and storms possible after 10pm. Tuesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 9 p.m. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. West wind around 5 miles per hour becoming calm after midnight.

World Media Kellyanne Conway says probe 'not about Russian interference'
Author: 0 Kellyanne Conway says probe 'not about Russian interference'

Mueller is investigating Kremlin's alleged efforts to influence the 2016 U.S. presidential election and whether President Donald Trump's campaign or associates colluded with Russian Federation as part of that effort. Mueller", Cobb said . The grand jury allows Mueller's team to subpoena documents and witness testimony. Henning says it's possible that President Trump could be asked to testify before the Grand Jury, but at this point, he doubts it.

Author: 0 Iran's Rouhani slams U.S. sanctions, vows to end isolation

According to a Hamas statement, the delegation - which includes leading group members Ezzat al-Rashq, Saleh al-Arouri, Zaher Jabarin and Osama Hamdan - was officially invited by Iran to attend the ceremony. An Iranian official said on Tuesday that the new United States sanctions break the terms of the nuclear deal. The Trump administration hit the ground running, re-imposing sanctions against Iran in its first weeks in office and also instating restrictions against those who are complicit with ...

World Media LeT top gun Dujana eliminated
Author: 0 LeT top gun Dujana eliminated

As per media reports, he was killed by security forces in Hakripora, Pulwama district on Tuesday where he had gone to meet his wife. Local youth clashed with the security forces after Bhat's funeral. Ismail had carried out the July 10 attack on an Amarnath Yatra bus in Anantnag district which killed eight pilgrims. Both Khan and Lt Gen Sandhu said Dujana was now mostly indulging in "ayyashi" (debauchery) more than anything else.

World Media Four Florida Schools Ranked In Football Preseason Coaches Poll
Author: 0 Four Florida Schools Ranked In Football Preseason Coaches Poll

The Tide have been ranked first by the coaches three previous times since 1991, but none of those seasons, including a year ago, resulted in No. 1 finishes. The Seminoles received four first-place votes. As for Big 12 schools, Oklahoma was eighth, Oklahoma State was 11th, Kansas State was 19th and West Virginia was 20th.

World Media Virginia man charged with holding girlfriend, 2 children captive
Author: 0 Virginia man charged with holding girlfriend, 2 children captive

A caller was concerned that no one had seen any of the family members for some time. The victims reportedly told officers that they had not been allowed to leave the home for two years. Spotsylvania deputies made a house call on Saturday afternoon, where they said they found Moore with the three others. The windows of the home were covered with blankets and shades.

World Media Indian troops' trespass across border irresponsible
Author: 0 Indian troops' trespass across border irresponsible

Bhutan has said the construction of the road on its territory is "a direct violation" of agreements with China. In the document , China rejected India's argument that road construction in India, China and Bhutan's Trisima (where the boundaries of the three countries meet) is a serious threat to the security of New Delhi .

World Media Dear Hollywood, Please Cast Chiwetel Ejiofor As Scar In 'The Lion King'
Author: 0 Dear Hollywood, Please Cast Chiwetel Ejiofor As Scar In 'The Lion King'

According to THR , Ejiofor would be joining star-studded cast that includes Donald Glover , James Earl Jones and Seth Rogen . The Wrap is reporting that Chiwetel Ejiofor is now in talks to voice Scar in Favreau's take. Even without a human character, The Lion King has some beloved and iconic characters for Favreau to reimagine. Rogen will play Pumba, while British comedian Oliver will take on the role of highly-strung bird Zazu.

Author: 0 Trump Tells Australia Prime Minister That He 'Hates Taking' Refugees

Turnbull added they would not let even a Nobel Prize-winner or "the best person in the world" if they arrive by boat. "I hate taking these people", Trump said . Turnbull spent the vast majority of the phone call trying to convince Trump to honor a deal struck under President Barack Obama , under which the USA agreed to resettle up to 1,250 refugees in exchange for Australia taking refugees from Central America.

World Media 'The Dark Tower' a pale version of Stephen King's story
Author: 0 'The Dark Tower' a pale version of Stephen King's story

Heaven knows, the books offer more invention than could fit in one feature film, but in their effort to introduce newcomers to this world, the filmmakers make the saga's contents look not archetypal but generic and cobbled together. Starring Idris Elba , Matthew McConaughey , Tom Taylor , Dennis Haysbert , Jackie Earle Haley, Abbey Lee and Katheryn Winnick. The Dark Tower is in cinemas August 18.

Author: 0 IT recovers Rs 5 cr from Karnataka minister's house in Delhi

The places that have been raided include Shivakumar's house in Safdarjaung in New Delhi , his house "Kankeri" at Sadashivanagar in Bengaluru , farmhouse at Kodihalli in Ramanagaram, father's house at Doddahalahalli near Ramanagaram and his wife's house at Ittigegud in Mysuru.

World Media Claim: Trump Weighed Firing General Over Afghanistan Failures
Author: 0 Claim: Trump Weighed Firing General Over Afghanistan Failures

Bush. To an unserious president like Donald Trump, military victories are there for the taking, like elimination challenges, so it makes sense that there's confusion on the part of the commander-in-chief with why he hasn't been able to bring the hammer down on the 15-year-old conflict.

World Media McMaster Believes No Wrongdoing in Rice Unmasking
Author: 0 McMaster Believes No Wrongdoing in Rice Unmasking

While Mattis and H.R. McMaster, Trump's national-security adviser, are pushing to increase troops in Afghanistan, nationalist cheerleader Steve Bannon is urging the opposite course. Later in the month, in separate developments, Derek Harvey , the top Middle East adviser, and Rich Higgins , the director of strategic planning, were pushed out.

World Media Thousands of Militants Return to Syria From Lebanon
Author: 0 Thousands of Militants Return to Syria From Lebanon

Thousands of Syrian refugees and militants evacuated from northeastern Lebanon arrived on Thursday in central Syria in territory held by rebel and jihadist fighters, a monitoring said. Khaled said the UNHCR has been trying to reach refugees in the border region of Arsal to determine whether returns were voluntary. "In the event of the hegemony of Nusra Front on Idlib, it would be hard for the United States to convince the global parties not to take the necessary military measures", the ...

World Media Imran Khan threw hints of marriage, says former party leader
Author: 0 Imran Khan threw hints of marriage, says former party leader

Mr Shehzad said his delegation had nothing to do with Ms Gulalai as its members, including poor transporters and pushcart owners, met the PTI chief to seek his intervention for the resolution of their problems. She said Gulalai belonged to the tribal regions and therefore, she didn't deserve to contest elections from Peshawar on the PTI ticket. In addition, the party also alleged that Ayesha Gulalai was paid Rs 500 million for defaming Imran Khan.

World Media Sharif Loyalist Abbasi Elected Pakistani Prime Minister
Author: 0 Sharif Loyalist Abbasi Elected Pakistani Prime Minister

Cricketer-turned-politician Imran Khan and his opposition Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) party, who led the campaign against Nawaz Sharif , have nominated Awami Muslim League head Sheikh Rashid Ahmed as their candidate. Since the PML (N) has a clear majority in Parliament, its staying in the power should not be an issue. He is a true loyalist of Sharif and stood with him when his government was toppled in 1999 by Musharraf.

World Media Trump approval in GOP-leaning poll drops below Obama's lowest
Author: 0 Trump approval in GOP-leaning poll drops below Obama's lowest

Those who believe he is not level-headed: 59-39 percent. However, the poll did find that 58 percent of people found Trump to be "strong". The overwhelming majority (79 percent) of Democrats express at least some concern, with 49 percent who saying they are "very" concerned and 30 percent who say "somewhat" concerned.

World Media Will sullen Sharad Yadav stick to his secular stripes?
Author: 0 Will sullen Sharad Yadav stick to his secular stripes?

He said he had tried to save the grand alliance but was forced to break away after RJD supremo Lalu Prasad Yadav and his family refused to come clean on the corruption allegations against them. Speaking on the same matter, BJP spokesperson Nalin Kohli said that Lalu doesn't have answers to the questions that are being raised on him. "In his trademark style, he said there are some rumblings within, I will settle it down".

World Media Christopher Wray confirmed as new Federal Bureau of Investigation director, replacing fired James Comey
Author: 0 Christopher Wray confirmed as new Federal Bureau of Investigation director, replacing fired James Comey

At the time , Trump said that Wray was "a man of impeccable credentials". Former Attorney General Eric Holder and former Deputy Attorney General Sally Yates, both Democrats who served under President Barack Obama, endorsed Mr Wray. "Given this important time in our nation's history for law enforcement and for the Federal Bureau of Investigation, I don't think we would expect anything less", the Minnesota Democrat said .

World Media Kenya election chief Chris Msando mutilated and murdered days before vote
Author: 0 Kenya election chief Chris Msando mutilated and murdered days before vote

Statements by some government officials have been a cause for concern. Details about the lady who was found dead alongside IEBC ICT Manager Chris Msando have been revealed. and Britain on Monday evening. On Monday, Human Rights Watch urged the Kenyan government to investigate the killing of Msando, calling him "pivotal to managing the August elections".

World Media Tillerson says Russian relations 'under considerable stress'
Author: 0 Tillerson says Russian relations 'under considerable stress'

Susan Thornton, the top Asia hand in the State Department, said Tillerson had no plans to sit down with Ri. Since Trump took office, Tillerson said , the administration has been "very clear" with Russian Federation that "we want to work with you, but you are going to have to take some steps to address some of these concerns yourself".

World Media President Trump Pushes Yet Another Problematic Immigration Bill
Author: 0 President Trump Pushes Yet Another Problematic Immigration Bill

If passed, the plan would reduce the number of immigrants the USA will allow into the country. United States authorities issue about a million permanent residence permits, also known as " green cards ", every year. "The bottom line is to cut immigration by half a million people, legal immigration , doesn't make much sense", said Senate Democratic leader Charles Schumer of NY, who called it a "nonstarter".

World Media BJP meets EC to discuss removal of NOTA
Author: 0 BJP meets EC to discuss removal of NOTA

Meanwhile, in Lok Sabha, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley clarified that the Income Tax raids had nothing to do with Gujarat polls. The IT department raided rooms at the Eagleton Resort near Bengaluru this morning, where 44 Congress MLAs from Gujarat are now residing.

World Media Britain's Prince Philip retires at 96
Author: 0 Britain's Prince Philip retires at 96

Martin Palmer, a close friend and adviser to the Duke, believes Prince Philip's support for the Queen and his personal contribution to national life should not be underestimated, as behind the scenes he remained head of the family as his wife carried out the role of head of state.

World Media The White House Apprentice
Author: 0 The White House Apprentice

The question about how much authority John Kelly would have, as new chief of staff, was partially answered on his first day on the job, when he ousted Scaramucci . There are an terrible lot of jobs to fill in this White House, and Kelly can and should create even more openings. Well, at least Scaramucci's work for Trump didn't end in beheading.

World Media Rock Island Library offers guide, glasses for solar eclipse
Author: 0 Rock Island Library offers guide, glasses for solar eclipse

If you're only taking a picture during totality, however, there's no need for a filter. With the proper gear, you can simply step outside your home to watch the eclipse or join a viewing party at a local science center or university. How do you watch the eclipse? These eclipse-viewing glasses will help to protect your eyes while looking at the sun. The planetarium will also host programs throughout the day.

World Media Trump's Pro-Police Brutality Statement Was Just a 'Joke', Spox Says
Author: 0 Trump's Pro-Police Brutality Statement Was Just a 'Joke', Spox Says

Reports that President Trump himself dictated the statement his son issued about the meeting with lawyer Natalia Veselnitskaya first emerged in the Washington Post , citing multiple sources. The president's lawyer, Jay Sekulow, told "Good Morning America" after the statement was released that Trump had not even signed off on the statement, much less composed it.

World Media European states bid to host UK-based EU bodies
Author: 0 European states bid to host UK-based EU bodies

Races for the jobs and prestige associated with hosting European Union agencies often become heated, but this diplomatic contest risks weakening the unity of the EU's 27 remaining states in the midst of delicate two-year Brexit talks that started in March.

World Media Fox Accused in Lawsuit of Publishing Fake News at Trump's Behest
Author: 0 Fox Accused in Lawsuit of Publishing Fake News at Trump's Behest

According to the lawsuit , Butowsky had a hand in that as well, coaching the hosts of Fox and Friends on how to talk about it. If he knew that Trump wanted this story out there in a big way, based on how Hannity has acted towards him for the past two years, this would instantly explain the seemingly inexplicable.