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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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Sioux City Younkers to close, according to reports

It appears the end is near for Bon-Ton. The Bon-Ton's parent company, which has corporate offices in Pennsylvania and Wisconsin, operates more than 250 stores under several namep...

Narendra Modi Sweden visit: 10 things on PM's agenda

Prime Ministers Narendra Modi and his Swedish counterpart Stefan Löfven. After attending an Indian community event here late on Tuesday night, Modi will depart for London on ...

Toronto police to provide update on Bruce McArthur investigation Monday

Idsinga says Kanagaratnam's remains were found at a home McArthur used as storage for his landscaping business. He was not on file as missing in Canada. McArthur was arrested in Ja...

United States bans sales to Chinese phone-maker ZTE

Stephen Hadley, national security adviser under President George W. Bush, on President Trump's decision to block Broadcom's takeover of Qualcomm , the president's push for a wall ...

Russian Federation on wrong side of Syria war: Mike Pence warns Putin

United States Vice President Michael Pence on Saturday said that Russian Federation is "on the wrong side of the war" while referring to recent strikes on Syria by the U.S. This w...

Trump puts off Syria strike decision, will talk to allies

Al-Jaafari was quoted by SANA news agency as saying that the Syrian government was ready to facilitate the teams' entry into any point in Douma, Eastern Ghouta's largest town. But ...

Trump Promises to Lay Off States with Legal Marijuana

While many states have decriminalized or legalized marijuana use, the drug is still illegal under federal law, which created a conflict between federal and state law. "Since the ca...

Zuckerberg testimony tells us nothing new about privacy

And the tech illiteracy of numerous senators hampered the efficacy of much of the questioning , with Zuckerberg at times having to explain basic features of the social network...

Watch Yankees vs. Red Sox

Tyler Austin slid into second base hard on a force out causing the benches to clear, but nothing happened as the players just conversed on the diamond. Austin carried over the ...

Donald Trump eyeing return to TPP tade pact: US Senators

Lawmakers at a White House meeting on trade say that President Trump is eyeing a re-entry into the Trans Pacific Partnership after making the United States' exit from the trade...

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Syria braces for possible U.S. attack, calls it 'reckless'

Syria braces for possible U.S. attack, calls it 'reckless'

Trump had tweeted earlier that Russian Federation shouldn't be allied with a "Gas Killing Animal", a reference to Syrian President Bashar Assad, whose regime is accused of killi...

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull racks up 30th Newspoll loss

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull racks up 30th Newspoll loss

When he toppled former Prime Minister Tony Abbott in 2015, Mr Turnbull justified the move by noting that Mr Abbott had trailed the Labor opposition party in 30 consecutive New...

Saudi air defence forces intercept missile over Najran - statement

Saudi air defence forces intercept missile over Najran - statement

Saudi Air Forces announced Wednesday the interception of two missiles fired from Yemen, including one towards Riyadh, Al Arabiya local news reported. "The missile force carried...

Real Madrid defend big lead in Champions League

Who would have told a young Buffon that he might end his Champions League career at the Bernabeu?" To do this, we will be playing a tight game and hope to do the impossible. "We ...

Educators remain solid in resolve during day 7 of Oklahoma teacher walkout

Educators remain solid in resolve during day 7 of Oklahoma teacher walkout

Teachers went on strike last week after lawmakers passed a funding package that offered only about $50 million for schools, where students have grappled with outdated, crumbling ...