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Gone in 60 minutes: Driver turns new Ferrari into fireball

Gone in 60 minutes: Driver turns new Ferrari into fireball A British driver has survived a major crash in his Ferrari , an hour after he bought it. Police offices lifted the lid on the reason why motorists were stuck on at Junction 37 of the M1 yesterday (thurs) after posting two pictures of the wreckage on Facebook. [Full Article...]

New Space Station Crew Launches on Soyuz Rocket Today

New Space Station Crew Launches on Soyuz Rocket Today The rocket will launch from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan at 9:41 p.m. local time if all goes according to plan. Bresnik, the first alumnus of The Citadel to fly in space, will command NASA's 53rd expedition aboard the station after first serving as flight engineer during the second part of Expedition 52. [Full Article...]

Deadly knife attack in Hamburg supermarket

Deadly knife attack in Hamburg supermarket The suspect - who was covered in blood - was arrested a short time later. The police said they received a call that a man was attacking people with a knife and a bat in the city of Matsudo. The suspect, who has not yet been identified, fled the supermarket after the attack but witnesses gave chase and alerted the police. Police spokesman Timo Zill said authorities are investigating all options... [Full Article...]

Brexit transition could last until 2022: United Kingdom finance minister

Brexit transition could last until 2022: United Kingdom finance minister Allies of Hammond told the newspaper the transition and implementation periods should end by 2022. The role of the European Court of Justice has still to be discussed, as he laid out the option of a halfway-house solution. Lewis told the BBC that "a new system of immigration" would be in place before Brexit as the United Kingdom has a "long term aim" of reducing migration from almost 250,000... [Full Article...]

50 injured as train crashes into buffers at Barcelona station

50 injured as train crashes into buffers at Barcelona station The train reportedly smashed into a buffer at the station when it failed to break in time. One said: 'It took me a while to realize what was going on'. "I am following closely the developments regarding the commuter train crash in Barcelona ". "We were able to attend to the injured very quickly", he said. [Full Article...]

Karimova in custody in Uzbekistan for 'extortion, embezzlement, and tax evasion'

Karimova in custody in Uzbekistan for 'extortion, embezzlement, and tax evasion' Gulnara Karimova is the eldest daughter of the late President of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov . She was convicted in 2015 by a Tashkent court to five years of "restricted freedom", a statement from the Prosecutor General's Office of Uzbekistan said. [Full Article...]

Trump to Come Down Hard on Illegal Immigration in NY Visit

Trump to Come Down Hard on Illegal Immigration in NY Visit He has oversight of the largest suburban correctional facility in New York State, and participates in the FBI Long Island Gang Task Force, the Long Island DEA Task Force, Homeland Security Investigations (HIS) and the US Marshals Service New York/New Jersey Regional Fugitive Task Force. [Full Article...]

Jemima chants 'Gone Nawaz Gone' on Sharif disqualification

Jemima chants 'Gone Nawaz Gone' on Sharif disqualification The verdict now means that the ruling party, the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N), must appoint an interim leader to replace Sharif until polls are held around August next year. Speaking to the DawnNews , Punjab Law Minister Rana Sanaullah said, "This is a hard time for the PML-N". Sharif, 67, has always denied any wrongdoing and has dismissed the investigation into corruption allegation... [Full Article...]

Kim Jong-Nam murder trial to start in October

Kim Jong-Nam murder trial to start in October Aisyah and Huong said that they believed they were carrying out a prank for a reality television show, and not a murder. Doan smiled during the hearing, but Siti Aisyah was in tears afterwards, with her lawyers seen trying to calm her. The murder in Kuala Lumpur removed a potential claimant to the leadership of the reclusive nation - Kim Jong-Nam was late leader Kim Jong-Il's first born - who ... [Full Article...]

After reporter call, White House official promises to limit 'colorful language'

After reporter call, White House official promises to limit 'colorful language' In the CNN interview , Scaramucci said he'd be reaching out to his "buddies" in the Federal Bureau of Investigation about the matter. "O.K., the Mooch showed up a week ago", referring to himself as his nickname. People in the Washington are back-stabbers, Scaramucci said. The White House at first seemed unsure of how to respond. Since joining the administration, Scaramucci has promised to... [Full Article...]

Japan's jobless rate drops to 2.8 percent in June

Japan's jobless rate drops to 2.8 percent in June The data for the job market is also encouraging, tighter labour markets also contributing to higher private consumption. although wage rises are still very slow. Japan is scheduled to release a raft of data on Friday, setting the pace for a busy day in Asia-Pacific economic activity. Japan's average household spending climbed by 2.3 percent year on year in June for the first time in 16 months, a... [Full Article...]

Texas troopers arrest 15 in protests

Texas troopers arrest 15 in protests For Maria Fernanda Cabello, a spokesperson for Movimiento Cosecha and organizer of the event, the arrest of the undocumented activists underscores the seriousness of Trump's immigration agenda against the undocumented population. Since the program was implemented, more than 800,000 undocumented immigrants have received protection, according to American Immigration Council. "They're really lookin... [Full Article...]

Russian police to monitor Syrian "safe zones"

Russian police to monitor Syrian Syrian opposition activists and a paramedic group say that airstrikes in a Damascus suburb have killed eight people, including children. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said the deaths in the air strikes in the Eastern Ghouta town of Arbin marked the first civilian casualties since a Russian-backed truce in the area came into effect. [Full Article...]

Judiciary member warns president on special counsel, attorney general

Judiciary member warns president on special counsel, attorney general He already fired FBI Director James Comey for refusing to shut down the investigation, and by all accounts, he seems eager to get rid of the special counsel. Thursady morning, he even singled out the President's Chief-of-Staff, Reince Priebus, by strongly suggesting that he was responsible for much of the confidential and private information that has found its way into the headlines in the first... [Full Article...]

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Statement on Senate Health Care Vote

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Statement on Senate Health Care Vote The bill's language is not yet final or public, but as NPR's Sue Davis reports on All Things Considered , it is said to involve some combination of repealing the individual mandate, some of the taxes in the ACA, defunding Planned Parenthood for at least a period of time and allowing states to opt out of some of the minimum standards of coverage for insurance plans that the Affordable Car... [Full Article...]

Jerusalem Palestinians find voice through prayer protests

Jerusalem Palestinians find voice through prayer protests Muslim religious leaders allege Israel is trying to expand its control at the site - revered by both Muslims and Jews - by installing the metal detectors under the guise of security, a claim Israel denies. The site is venerated by Muslims and Jews, who call it the Temple Mount . Israel had insisted the guard had diplomatic immunity and rejected Jordanian demands to question him. [Full Article...]

Sensex slides 190 points on profit-booking

Sensex slides 190 points on profit-booking HDFC and Hindustan Lever were among the major gainers on the Sensex during Thursday's session, while TCS, Tata Motors and Bharti Airtel were the biggest losers on the index. Similarly, HCL Technologies climbed 3.2 percent after maintaining its FY18 guidance. On the positive side, HDFC Bank, Yes Bank and HDFC soared 2-5 percent. [Full Article...]

White House aide backpedals after appearing to call for colleague's prosecution

White House aide backpedals after appearing to call for colleague's prosecution Scaramucci threatened to fire everyone in the communications office if Lizza did not disclose who his "senior White House official" source is. "I would say right now he is being more pugnacious than effective". Scaramucci says he oversees a team of 40 people. To the extent Scaramucci is now running the show in the West Wing - and Priebus's stock certainly seems to be declining - we can appare... [Full Article...]

Jon Stewart Announces Stand Up Special on HBO

Jon Stewart Announces Stand Up Special on HBO According to The Hollywood Reporter , HBO's programming president Casey Bloys explained why, comparing Netflix's big spending on stand-up comedy specials to Comedy Central's in the early 2000s. Stewart's second project with HBO is actually not entirely new . He will also host Night of Too Many Stars on the network, a benefit for NEXT For AUTISM that will be filmed live at Madison Square ... [Full Article...]

Woman vows to 'kill all Muslims' over parking dispute

Woman vows to 'kill all Muslims' over parking dispute Speaking to Buzzfeed News , Sarah Hassan said: 'We forgive her. "I was so scared". Deah Barakat, 23, his wife Yusor Abu-Salha, 21, and her 19-year old sister Razan were killed execution-style at a Chapel Hill apartment complex on February 10, 2015 by the couple's neighbour Craig Hicks. [Full Article...]


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