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Former Miss North Dakota found dead in Minneapolis

The cause and manner of death are still being investigated. Edwards was crowned Miss North Dakota USA at the Fargo Theatre on September 1, 2002. Samantha was crowned Miss North Dakota and went on to compete for the Miss USA title, which was...

Netanyahu spent thousands on hair and make up during United Nations visit

The U.S. House of Representatives on Thursday passed a $576 billion defense spending bill, including $635.7 million for U.S. -Israel missile defense programs, defying the Obama administration's concerns and threat to veto the bill. He did not say whe...

Still time for the Summer Reading Program!

In addition to the Summer Reading Program, the library also offers a variety of other activities to school-age children throughout the summer such as Book Buddies, Chess Club, Dogs Enjoy Afternoon Reading and Music & Magic on the Patio. Our free Summ...

Poland beats Northern Ireland 1-0 for its first Euros win

Poland's first EURO victory was comfortable, while the statistics also show that it was a deserved one. "So we have to give them a system which gives us a chance to take something from the game", he added. Six minutes into the second half Shane Fer...

Target me, not Delhi's people, Kejriwal tells Modi

Kejriwal told reporters. "Modiji is now confident that no harm will come to any BJP person despite whatever goondaism they indulge in", he said. Rejecting Kejriwal's reference to MLAs holding similar posts in other states, DPCC Chief Ajay maken s...

Juan Guerrero and Christopher Leinonen will be buried side by side

According to the Orlando Sentinel , Leinonen had been fighting for the LGBTQ community for years. She said that she is proud of her son, who established the Gay-Straight Alliance at his high school. He was due to turn 23 in a few days. Instead, th...

Israeli Ban on Palestinians May Be Collective Punishment

Men under the age of 45 were prevented from entering the city, while no restrictions were placed on women. Israel's response to Wednesday's Tel Aviv terror attack that killed four Israelis could be considered collective punishment against Palestini...

Major Powers Meeting in Paris, Seek to Revive Mideast Peace Talks

Many analysts say Palestinian frustration with Israeli occupation and settlement building in the West Bank; the complete lack of progress in peace efforts and their own fractured leadership have fed the unrest. Still, senior USA officials stressed th...

Police use tear gas to disperse English soccer fans

A group of several hundred English fans drinking in local bars had been getting progressively rowdier and noisier, singing songs taunting Russian Federation, when a loud explosion was heard and some bottles were thrown. Both England and Russian Fed...

Canadian brands use Donald Trump's 'bombastic personality' to appeal to Americans

Obama directly addressed that argument, specifically taking on the Trump charge that his policies have been hampered by his refusal to use the phrase "radical Islam" when describing the forces urging attacks like the one in Orlando. However, Trump...

US plans billions in Afghan funding until 2020, seeks allies' help

President Barack Obama remained willing to review security in Afghanistan and its impact on force levels. He did not mention it, but an illustration of the problem with being reactive is the Taliban's takeover of the northern city of Kunduz last Sept...

Obama, Dalai Lama to meet at White House on Wednesday

The two will meet privately at 10:15 a.m. ET, it said in a statement. The Tibetan spiritual leader is in Washington, D. "I would just reiterate once again that the USA position, as it relates to Tibet has not changed", White House spokesman Josh Ea...

Belgian police alerted to IS fighters en route to Europe

France remains "very cautious" due to the fact such notes are received fairly regularly, though recent terrorist events in Orlando and Paris have authorities on edge. The message read: "Something is on the move in France " (quelque chose bouge en ...

Clinton leads Trump by 11 points

Trump, who typically doesn't address racial harmony in his public appearances, also emphasized in his speech at the Faith & Freedom Coalition "Road to Majority" Conference that as president he will work to "make America great again for all American...

Britain's pro-EU side nervous as odds slashed on 'leave'

The above chart is calculated by taking an average of all bookies' odds, which (at time of writing) imply a 41 per cent chance of a vote to Leave. The pound fell to a two-month low against the dollar on Monday, to $1.4131, and the FTSE-100 share ...

U.S. and Russian Federation aren't eager to reduce nuclear weapons

SIPRI estimated that the USA alone plans to spend up to $1 trillion on " nuclear weapon modernization" over the next three decades, "in stark contrast to" Obama's earlier pledges to commit to arms reduction, according to SIPRI associate senior fello...

Drunk youth mows down two in Delhi

He continued to drive and then hit 67-year-old Ashwani Anand. In the Janakpuri case, the accused only stopped after being chased by the police, suggesting that the act was done with the knowledge that it is likely to cause death, but without any in...

Samantha Bee Comes for Rick Scott and Marco Rubio Over Orlando Shooting

She took on Florida Senator Marco Rubio for saying this mass shooting could have happened "anywhere in the world" but it was just "Orlando's turn ". "Unfortunately, today it was Orlando's turn ". She's clearly disgusted: "Mass shootings are so norm...

Orlando shooting prompts 'marked safe' Facebook notifications

Facebook turned on its "Safety Check" feature for the first time in the U.S.in the wake of the Orlando shooting in which 50 people were killed in a nightclub by a gunman. It automatically pings any users in the geographical area of a disaster rem...

Henri van Breda tampered with crime scene, court hears

While van Breda has been granted bail of R100 000 - it comes with strict conditions including that he can not travel outside of the Western Cape and that he turn in his passport. "Henri, the only member of his family who sustained only minor injuries...

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Turkish born, German writer arrested in Spain

Erdogan's remarks come after another week of tension between Ankara and Berlin, particularly over comments by German Chancellor Angela Merkel appearing to rule out a renewal of...

Hundreds of police officers maintain safety at "Free Speech Rally" in Boston

City leaders reiterated that a zero-tolerance policy on violence and weapons will be strictly enforced during Saturday's events. "If anything gets out of hand, we will shut it do...

Finnish Police Say Two Killed In Knife Attack, Suspect Arrested

The tabloid Ilta-Sanomat reports that one man and five women were injured, including a woman pushing a stroller. "A man has been injured trying to help a victim, and another trie...

Venezuela's ousted chief prosecutor flees to Colombia

Venezuela's pro-government constitutional assembly is taking over powers of the opposition-led congress. Faced with this situation originated by the extremist groups that oppose ...

'Baahubali' actor Prabhas hikes fee for his next 'Saaho'. Worthy details

After the phenomenal success of Baahubali 2 , Prabhas' next will be Saaho . However, the producers finally put all the rumors to rest and released a statement saying, "Shraddha...

Jayalalithaa's niece questions Palaniswami's decision to convert Poes Garden residence into memorial

Tamil Nadu govt says the inquiry commission will be headed by a retired High Court judge and the name of the judge who will head the probe will be announced later, said the CM. Fu...

President's Address to the Nation on the eve of Independence Day

Rail and road connectivity has been suspended due to floods across the state. One Army Column and one Engineer Task Force (ETF) were appointed in 6 districts of Bihar, which led ...

Australia's Constitution ready for overhaul after latest dual-citizenship fiasco: lawyer

The High Court will determine whether Mr Joyce, former Greens senators Larissa Waters and Scott Ludlam , One Nation senator Malcolm Roberts and former minister Matt Canavan are ...

Tropical depression forms in the Atlantic

Gert became the season's second hurricane Monday night, but was projected to stay well off the East Coast, with increased wave action the only indirect impact, according to weather...

USA envoy Nikki Haley

In this instance, we have the President of the United States issuing counterfactual statements suggesting Iran is not complying with the nuclear accord and indicating the USA wi...

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After Doklam, China tries to enter Ladakh; India foils infiltration bid

After Doklam, China tries to enter Ladakh; India foils infiltration bid

Chunying said the People's Liberation Army (PLA) troops always patrol along the Chinese side of the Line of Actual Control (LAC). The incident took place on the morning of Indian...

US National Security Adviser Says 'No War with N.Korea Imminent'

US National Security Adviser Says 'No War with N.Korea Imminent'

Meanwhile, echoing the worries of US analysts, commentary on official North Korean news agency KCNA said that "war can not be blocked by any power if sparks fly due to a small,...

Kim Wall: Danish Submarine Was 'Deliberately Sunk'

Kim Wall: Danish Submarine Was 'Deliberately Sunk'

The BBC News wrote that the Nautilus was raised but Wall was not found and investigation into her disappearance continued. On Sunday , they said Madsen had given another explana...

Senior South Korean diplomat says Trump threats sowing confusion

At a separate meeting later in the day with Joseph Dunford, visiting chairman of the US Joint Chiefs of Staff, Moon reaffirmed his stance. Mr Moon sought to ease the tension, tel...

Anthony Scaramucci: Trump Needed to Be 'Much Harsher' to White Supremacy

Anthony Scaramucci: Trump Needed to Be 'Much Harsher' to White Supremacy

Anthony Scaramucci's tenure as Donald Trump's White House communications director was quite brief , but it still gave him a strong sense of the firm grip that white supremacist...