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Protests of police killings: Dozens of arrests in Louisiana
- July 11, 2016

Tensions between black citizens and police rose over the past week or so amid police shootings of African-American men in Minnesota and Louisiana, and the gunning down of five white police officers by a black suspect in Dallas in apparent retaliation. (more...)
Pakistanis take to Twitter to mourn death of philanthropist Abdul Sattar Eidhi
- July 11, 2016

Among those to attend the funeral was President Mamnoon Hussain, military chief General Raheel Sharif, governor of Sindh province Ishrat ul Ibad Khan, the chief ministers of Sindh and Punjab provinces and many other national politicians, notables and servicemen. (more...)
Pokemon Go gets bigger, to overtake Twitter in just a short time
- July 11, 2016

Regarding the "Pokemon GO" APK, we have reported yesterday here in GamenGuide that there is a malware "Pokemon GO" APK that has been rampant as well for " Pokemon GO " players. It also says those who are anxious about installing the malicious version of the app should check their app settings and the permissions that have been granted to it. (more...)
Irish PM resists call from within party to step down Irish PM resists call from within party to step down
- July 11, 2016

Enda Kenny has said that he will not lead the party into the next general election, and because Fine Gael is in a minority government, an election could be called quicker than anticipated. Speaking to Newstalk Breakfast he said, "I don't think it would achieve much". He claimed the leadership question was "the elephant in the room" and that it hadn't been discussed because of the delay in forming a government. (more...)
Evacuations ordered in Hayden Pass Fire area Evacuations ordered in Hayden Pass Fire area
- July 11, 2016

Forest Service land and officials required the evacuation . Sullivan said the fire is believed to have been caused by lightning. People evacuating can go to the Howard Fire Department, the sheriff's office said. There are no immediate threats at this time. Authorities have also issued a reverse 911 call to people within a three-mile radius from Hayden Creek Road alerting people to the fire. (more...)
Hundreds gather in Boston after police shootings Hundreds gather in Boston after police shootings
- July 11, 2016

For me....with so many hurtful emotions sweeping through my mind....I wrote a short poem expressing some of my pain. Protesters led by the Black Lives Matter movement are demanding justice for two African-American men shot dead by police, their dying moments captured in videos that went viral online. (more...)
Calls Grow For Blair To Face Legal Action Calls Grow For Blair To Face Legal Action
- July 11, 2016

The Labour leader called the Iraq War the "most serious foreign policy calamity of the last 60 years", and said he owed an apology to the people of Iraq and the soldiers who had died or been injured in the conflict. Iraq remains in chaos to this day. - Chilcot concludes that Blair deliberately exaggerated the danger posed by Saddam Hussein . The inquiry rejected Blair's view that Iraq's post-invasion problems could not have been known in advance. (more...)
Wildrose leader says HIS party is the one to replace NDs
- July 11, 2016

Kenney shakes the hands of attendees on the way to the podium at his Alberta PC leadership announcement on Wednesday. "I understand the legitimate concerns... But Kenney rejected the idea that Canada is a post-national state without a "core identity", and instead suggested that "ordered liberty" in the legal system and business sector is responsible for the country's success. (more...)
Korea retaliates after US sanctions target Kim Jong Un Korea retaliates after US sanctions target Kim Jong Un
- July 11, 2016

Currently, North Korea Permanent Mission to the United Nations in NY acts as one of the few communication channels between Pyongyang and Washington, which the country threatened to close down. "The U.S.is wholly to blame for the ensuing unpleasant things happening in the bilateral times". Pyongyang also warned that the Obama administration's decision, which came as a surprise given its blatant tone and decision to target North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, will affect cases regarding American ... (more...)
Deaf-mute Geeta's caretaker Abdul Sattar Edhi passes away
- July 11, 2016

The Prime Minister said though he wished to attend late Edhi's funeral in person, however his present position deprives him of the ability to do so. The participants also expressed their grief and said that Edhi spent his whole life in serving the poor and helpless people. (more...)
Scores of police officers injured in Berlin protests Scores of police officers injured in Berlin protests
- July 11, 2016

It was not clear how many rioters were injured in the quarrels. The protest is against police operations and involved mostly young people who have risen up against the police operations in the Riga street area . Friedrichshain has undergone rapid gentrification in recent years. The biggest and most violent protest in Germany erupted in Berlin over the weekend exactly with our models calling for an explosion in civil unrest. (more...)
Canada, Ukraine Sign Free Trade Agreement
- July 11, 2016

And with Trudeau just committed troops to a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation mission in Latvia, in response to Russia's actions in Ukraine - Canada is seen as both a pivotal and personal ally for Ukraine. This story has not been edited by Firstpost staff and is generated by auto-feed. Canada was the first Western country to recognize Ukraine's independence in December 1991, after the collapse of the Soviet Union. (more...)
Winning numbers drawn for $540 million Mega Millions jackpot Winning numbers drawn for $540 million Mega Millions jackpot
- July 11, 2016

Chase Hardy buys lottery tickets at a 7-Eleven store, Friday, July 8, 2016, in Newark, N.J. The Mega Millions lottery jackpot for Friday's drawing has soared to over $500 million. The jackpot has been building since March 8. The winner's identity will not be known until they claim their prize. Other folks around the country should experience a fresh start as well. (more...)
Dwyane Wade And Gabrielle Union Revealed A Big Secret About LeBron James
- July 11, 2016

The Chicago Tribune reported Wednesday night that the Bulls are preparing to offload the contracts of Jose Calderon and Mike Dunleavy in order to clear enough salary cap space to sign Wade. I put a lot of work into this game. Fans showed their appreciation on social media, giving thanks to Wade. The first came from Wade himself via a letter sent through the Associated Press to the fans of Miami. (more...)
Jeremy Corbyn vows to fight for Labor party leadership
- July 11, 2016

Angela Eagle insisted she has not embarked on a political "suicide mission" as she launched her bid to topple Jeremy Corbyn as Labour leader. Asked if a lack of parliamentary support could compromise Mr Corbyn's leadership, he said: "It does make things hard, but I don't see that as a problem with Jeremy Corbyn so much, being that he does have an extremely strong mandate, stronger than any Labour leader ever". (more...)
Exercise Firework Safety This 4th of July
- July 11, 2016

Last year, two National Football League players made headlines after losing fingers in accidents involved with fireworks . "Never give a firework to a child under the age of 16". Mike Hall of the Olathe Fire Dept. If letting professionals handle the fireworks isn't in the cards, Howerter advises that only one person at a time should be lighting fireworks during neighborhood shows. (more...)
Wisely, Israel And Turkey Make Up
- July 11, 2016

Israel , which had already offered its apologies - one of Ankara's three conditions for a deal - for the lethal raid on the Mavi Marmara activist ship, agreed to pay out $20 million to the bereaved and injured, an Israeli official said. "This is an important and hopeful signal for the stability of the region", Ban said at a meeting with Israel's president in Jerusalem on Monday. "It's a collective punishment for which there must be accountability", the secretary-general added. (more...)
Gabby Douglas qualifies for Rio Olympic Games
- July 11, 2016

And certainly, in my opinion, you compete better if you train better. Rather, it was a different coach from the same gym, Christian Gallardo. Allyson Felix made it easily through the first round of 200-meter qualifying at Olympic Track and Field Trials, winning her heat in 22.93 seconds. (more...)
Malcolm Turnbull declares victory in Australia election Malcolm Turnbull declares victory in Australia election
- July 11, 2016

Turnbull's ruling Liberal/National coalition is now projected to secure 74 seats, and potentially two more, in the 150-seat House of Representatives, enough to give him the mandate to form a minority government. Still, Turnbull may have a partner in Bill Shorten, who has said he will be constructive in opposition. Labor has secured 66 seats. "Yes, this is something we must look at", he said. (more...)
Senator to Skip GOP Convention, Watch 'Dumpster Fires' Instead Senator to Skip GOP Convention, Watch 'Dumpster Fires' Instead
- July 11, 2016

Cornyn said . He added that Trump made "an interesting point" that he's generated a lot of enthusiasm and tapped into something that no Republican nominee for president has done before. "I would say we all love broad sweeping statements". Ryan, who recently endorsed Trump after weeks of consideration, has been very vocal when he's disagreed with controversial comments or statements from Trump . (more...)
Twitter marks Twitter marks "Black Lives Matter" movement with special emoji
- July 11, 2016

Demonstrations have unfolded in cities including Washington, D.C., Atlanta, Miami and Fort Lauderdale, Florida. But there were still cries for change, including a call for the Oklahoma City Police Department to return body cameras to use. The president, who cut short his European visit, will meet privately in Texas with the families of the five fallen police officers and those wounded. (more...)
Chilcot report: Unrepentant Blair defends decision to go to war
- July 11, 2016

Blair's government, it said, neglected to exhaust all peaceful options - and often neglect to consult senior ministers on major decisions - before heading to war. Moving on to other aspects of the report, Blair accepted that it would have been better to challenge the intelligence report. "The coalition planned for one set of ground facts and encountered another", he said. (more...)
Rangers promote Lohse from Triple-A, starts vs Twins Rangers promote Lohse from Triple-A, starts vs Twins
- July 11, 2016

The Twins finished their terrible first half with a decidedly optimistic flourish on Sunday, pasting the first-place Rangers with their highest-scoring inning of the season and running away with their seventh victory in 10 games, 15-5 at Globe Life Park. (more...)
UK Conservative Candidate Apologizes over Motherhood Remarks UK Conservative Candidate Apologizes over Motherhood Remarks
- July 11, 2016

Relatively inexperienced at the highest levels of national politics, Leadsom appeared to have reacted badly over the weekend to a story published in The Times on Saturday that claimed she had said she would be better as prime minister than May because she had children. (more...)
China holds combat drill in the South China Sea China holds combat drill in the South China Sea
- July 11, 2016

It is not clear how many patrols the U.S. Navy conducted around Chinese man-made islands and the U.S. Pacific Fleet has refused to reveal additional details, citing operational security. About $5 trillion in shipborne trade flows through the sea annually, including $1.2 trillion in US trade. " Beijing has repeatedly gone on the record saying all of this has belonged to China since time immemorial...[and] can hardly back down from such public commitments now, lest it make itself look weak ... (more...)

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