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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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Saudi Arabia Pledges $1.5 Billion to Help Rebuild Iraq

It was also unclear how much of the $30 billion represented loans. "Iraq is required today to start a comprehensive reconstruction of the infrastructure and facilities that were ...

Donald Trump Wants To Replace Food Stamps With Meal Kits

Current USDA requirements say that able-bodied adults without children can only get three months of food stamps in three years unless they work or participate in a job training...

West Ham move further from EPL drop zone with Watford win

The win moved the Hornets up to 11th in the table with 30 points. West Ham United manager David Moyes praises striker Marko Arnautovic for his performance against Watford ...

Rights icon Asma Jahangir passes away

Her daughters were kidnapped and assaulted in 2008. "Despite our differences I always respected her for her fight for human rights and for standing up for her convictions", forme...

Westerville, Ohio officers killed in shooting

Joering was pronounced dead at the scene, while Morelli was transported by ambulance to a nearby hospital. Westerville Police Chief Joe Morbitzer said Joering died on the scene, ...

Venezuelan Electoral Body Sets Presidential Election Date

The 2018 elections were originally scheduled to take place in December, but the ruling socialist party is eager to hold the elections as soon as possible, sensing its current advan...

Justice official quits amid Trump attacks

Sessions applauded Brand for her service to the DOJ, calling her "a lawyer's lawyer". Brand was confirmed by the Senate on May 22 following a Judiciary Committee hearing alongs...

Kim Jong Un boasts of North Korea's 'world class military power'

North Korean military parades typically feature thousands of goose-stepping troops and hundreds of armoured vehicles, culminating with missiles rolling through Kim Il Sung Square -...

One officer dead, two others shot while serving warrant near Atlanta

The GBI said it has identified the suspect, but is withholding his name pending notification of his family. "They notified radio and a Locust Grove city police officer came to be...

Suspect In NFL Player's Death Has Bay Area DUI, Was Deported Twice

Jackson and the driver of his ride-share auto Jeffrey Monroe were killed Sunday morning after a black Ford F-150 pickup driven by a 37-year-old undocumented immigrant man struck...

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Israeli police recommend indicting Netanyahu for corruption

Israeli police recommend indicting Netanyahu for corruption

Netanyahu faces two corruption charges. Ynet reported that police are split on whether they have evidence to bring charges against Netanyahu on that that case. The law says t...

Crude palm oil futures fall 0.30% on profit-booking

Crude palm oil futures fall 0.30% on profit-booking

Prices felt the blow of these revised projections and will likely continue to feel it for a few more days. US West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude declined 66 cents to $64.79, after...

Jarvis Landry says he was not taking shot at Patrick Surtain Jr

Jarvis Landry says he was not taking shot at Patrick Surtain Jr

Alabama also lost two commits to flips, as Quay Walker ended up choosing Georgia and Bobby Brown chose Texas A&M. Alabama's 19-player class finished the year ranked No. Enterin...

Winter Olympics: Australian moguls team confident of Pyeongchang medal success

Winter Olympics: Australian moguls team confident of Pyeongchang medal success

Pence is bringing Otto Warmbier's father Fred - the United States student who died in 2017 shortly after he was released from North Korean detention - to the opening ceremony late...

Ex-Sports Doctor Gets Up to 125 More Years Behind Bars

Ex-Sports Doctor Gets Up to 125 More Years Behind Bars

Nassar was sentenced last month in Michigan's Ingham County to sexually abusing female athletes under the guise of medical treatment, and will receive a further sentence on Mon...