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Gas prices on the rise in Saskatchewan due to Hurricane Harvey

On Monday, the average price on the island was $1.16. According to gasbuddy.com, the average retail price of gasoline in Ontario has risen from 107.5 cents per litre on August 28 to 120.9 cents per litre on September 1. A gas shortage in the USA co...

Cashless economy was not the original objective of demonetisation

It was believed that the amount of currency which did not get back to the banking system may be termed as black money . "Shame on RBI which "recommended" demonetisation ", the former finance minister said. "India can never forgive Modi govt for...

Assault, Manslaughter Charges Dismissed in Beta Theta Pi Case

Parks Miller argued that the former fraternity members had been through the hazing themselves and therefore knew of the possible outcome from consuming such large amounts alcohol. Two defendants waived the hearing. Piazza, of Lebanon, New Jersey, d...

Iran rejects US demand for inspection of its military sites

IRAN has remained within key limits of its nuclear activities imposed in its 2015 deal with world powers, a United Nations atomic watchdog report said yesterday. The report - the third such report since President Donald Trump was inaugurated ...

Delhi: Building collapses in Sadar Bazar area; eight fire tenders at spot

I have been told that several notices have been served by the DPCC to the MCDs to check dumping of garbage. The Delhi government on Friday termed the Ghazipur landfill collapse a "man-made disaster", questioning the BJP-ruled municipal corporatio...

Benchmark's lawsuit against ousted Uber CEO Kalanick to go to arbitration

But his brash personality and freewheeling management style, which some argue set a tone inside the company, made him a liability as well as an asset to the global ridesharing giant, and in June he stepped down as chief executive. He said he met Aria...

Merkel: Europe still 'hasn't done homework' on refugees

She further said that they are passing through a very complex period in relations with Turkey . He also accused Merkel of shying away from a real debate after she reportedly rejected a television network's proposals to change up the format to allo...

O'Keefe replaces Hazlewood in Test squad against B'desh

Off-spinner Mehidy Hasan, who took 12 wickets at the same venue to inspire Bangladesh's first test win over England past year, struck in his second over, sneaking one through the gate to dismiss Smith for eight. It was a memorable outing for Shakib...

USA to take dream of inspecting Iran's military sites to grave

A senior military adviser to Iran's supreme leader said on Sunday that inspecting Iranian military sites under the pretext of the worldwide nuclear deal is "impossible", TV reports said on Monday. Rouhani, who was inaugurated to serve a second term...

U.S. successfully tests shooting down ballistic missile

The USS John Paul Jones , a guided-missile destroyer successfully launched an SM-6 interceptor missile to shoot down the target. " We will continue developing ballistic missile defense technologies to stay ahead of the threat as it evolves ", MDA ...

At least 19 reported dead from Harvey in Texas

The family's van was located Wednesday morning after getting swept away on Sunday. Sammy's brother Ric said water "picked up" the vehicle and sent it plunging into a stream. Witnesses told the station that emergency crews in the area were not abl...

Defense Secretary Mattis Contradicts Trump After President Threatens North Korea

It continued, "Mattis did not reverse Trump or defy him on the broader ban against new recruits who are transgender people". Mattis says he'll convene the panel from the Department of Defense and the Department of Homeland Security, with th...

IS Evacuation Deal Sparks Iraqi Outrage

The U.S. -led coalition said Wednesday it struck a roadway being used by a Daesh convoy fleeing to territory it controls. USA officials have criticized the transfer of hundreds of militants and civilians who are bound for an IS-held area near t...

President Donald Trump Goes On Road Trip To Sell Tax Reform Plan

Mr Trump was speaking in Springfield, Missouri at what was billed as a tax reform kick-off event. The current tax code is too complicated, too costly and too time consuming for most families to understand and file their taxes. The $876 million cu...

Lebanon Calls on United Nations to Renew Peacekeepers' Mandate

U.N. Secretary-General António Guterres began day one of his four-day visit to Israel Monday by laying a wreath at Jerusalem's Yad VaShem Holocaust Memorial. "It has been proven that it does not help peace", he said . "Israel does not care abo...

Lawsuits detail the harms of Trump's ban on transgender military service

Last month, after Trump signaled, in a Twitter post, his intention to ban transgendered people, Soto released a statement that included, "There are over 15,000 transgender military service men and women now risking their lives every day protecting o...

Major heat wave will hit San Diego County on Monday

Highs in El Cajon and Escondido are expected to reach 102, which would match the records in both cities for the date. Impacts include high to very high risk for heat-related illnesses away from local beaches, long duration of elevated fire danger a...

NHC: Issues advisory for Potential Tropical Cyclone Ten located near Georgia coast

Tropics remain active as we're continuing to watch Tropical Storm Harvey as well as a second area of interest closer to home. A Tropical Storm Watch has been issued for Pender, New Hanover and Brunswick Counties. A flood watch remains in effect f...

Fatah Official: Jared Kushner's Mideast Peace Mission Is a 'Delusion'

The US delegation also purportedly informed the Palestinians that it would work towards advancing economic, security and diplomatic collaboration between the sides before initiating direct peace talks. According to Al-Hayat, a US delegation headed ...

Palestinian president to hold talks in Ankara

However, Abbas stressed that negotiations should be based on the framework of a two-state solution and for illegal settlements to cease. They are seeking an end to Israeli settlement construction and also want the U.S.to support the creation of the P...

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14 feared drowned in Andhra Pradesh boat mishap

The incident occurred at Ibrahimpatnam Ferry Ghat. More than 16 people were killed when the boat in which they were travelling capsized at Pavithra Sanghamam near Vijayawada. The...

Xi Strongly Hopes to Develop China-S. Korea Relations

Moon congratulated Xi on the successful conclusion of the 19th National Congress of the Communist Party of China (CPC) and his re-election as general secretary of the CPC Central C...

Humanitarian gesture: Pakistan allows wife to meet Kulbhushan Jhadav

Pakistan's foreign office in the national capital said it would allow Kulbhushan Jadhav to meet his wife. A note verbale has been sent in this regard to the Indian High Commis...

Barack Obama Shows Up in Chicago for Jury Duty; Not Chosen

Did you know I was coming?" he asked one man who held a copy of Obama's "Dreams From My Father". But he was not picked to serve as a juror. As happens most days, would-be jurors br...

North Korea Warns 'Spiritually Instable' Trump Against Reckless Remarks

The US Defense Department sent the letter in response to a request from two members of Congress for details regarding "expected casualty assessments in a conflict with North Kor...

Investigators have enough evidence to charge Michael Flynn, son

Federal investigators are also reportedly looking into allegations Flynn attempted to sidestep the extradition process and send the Turkish cleric Fethullah Gülen, a rival of Tur...

Hezbollah says Saudi Arabia forced Lebanese PM to quit

Hariri accused Iran and its Lebanese ally Hezbollah of sowing strife in the Arab world in his resignation statement earlier on Saturday. Hariri's resignation toppled a coalitio...

George Bush Sr dislikes Trump

Bush told Updegrove before the election, according to the book. His son, George W. Bush, didn't go as far as to vote for a Democrat but allegedly left the presidential ballot blank...

Saudis destroy Houthi missile near Riyadh's Khaled airport

Unconfirmed footage uploaded to Twitter appeared to show a volley of at least three missiles being fired from the ground at an undetermined location in Riyadh. The Saudi-led allian...

Penn study: Assaults increase after end of Daylight Saving Time

As a result of the time change, you will gain an extra hour of sleep Sunday morning. Some clocks still need to be manually adjusted, some computer systems need additional monitorin...

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Jared Kushner Turns Over Documents to Special Counsel Robert Mueller

Jared Kushner Turns Over Documents to Special Counsel Robert Mueller

An NBC/Wall Street Journal poll released on Sunday put Mr. Trump's approval rating at 38 percent - the lowest for the survey since February, when he was a month into his presiden...

What we know about the Thornton Walmart shooting

Court records also show Ostrem filed for Chapter 7 bankruptcy in 2015. Thornton police said a nationwide extradition homicide warrant has been issued for the 47-year-old Ostrem. ...

Tourists will be banned from climbing Australia's UIuru

Tourists will be banned from climbing Australia's UIuru

It chose to close the rock to climbers from October 26, 2019 - 34 years to the day since it was handed back to its traditional owners, the Anangu people, the Northern Territory N...

NY attack : President Trump orders extreme vetting of travellers

NY attack : President Trump orders extreme vetting of travellers

Enough!" And a third: "I have just ordered Homeland Security to step up our already Extreme Vetting Program. Some accused "liberal judges" of putting political correctness ahea...

I'd Consider Sending the NYC Terrorist to Gitmo

I'd Consider Sending the NYC Terrorist to Gitmo

President Trump meets with Cabinet officials. According to the State Department, Saipov, a legal permanent US resident, immigrated from his native Uzbekistan in March 2010 throu...