• Belfast Pride: Thousands take part in parade through city centre
Belfast Pride: Thousands take part in parade through city centre

Thousands of people are expected to attend the Belfast Pride parade on Saturday afternoon, although Mr Vardakar has said he was not able to attend the main event because he had a prior commitment. As reported by Newstalk , Varadkar remained that the Irish government is committed to remaining in Europe and is opposed to the introduction of an e...

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  • Did motherhood save British model from Bitcoin sex slave auction in Milan?
Did motherhood save British model from Bitcoin sex slave auction in Milan?

The British Foreign Office said only that it is providing consular support to a British woman in Milan and that it is in touch with local authorities. Italian newspaper Corriere della Sera reports the woman was told she could be freed if a ransom of €50,000 (£45,000, $58,000) was paid, although it is not known if this money was paid.

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  • Is National Security Adviser McMaster on Thin Ice at the White House?
Is National Security Adviser McMaster on Thin Ice at the White House?

Gen. Michael Flynn. In a recent Situation Room meeting, the President - who is frustrated by his options in Afghanistan - raised the idea of firing the top U.S. The Atlantic article further noted that Rich Higgins , senior director for strategic planning, had been fired in late July after writing a memo on globalists and Islamist collaboratin...

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  • Meghalaya: Youth Congress body condemns attack on Rahul Gandhi in Gujarat
Meghalaya: Youth Congress body condemns attack on Rahul Gandhi in Gujarat

Calling Rahul Gandhi a "perpetual tourist", Gujarat chief minister Vijay Rupani said that people of Gujarat know the tricks of the Congress rather too well. He left the stage in a huff after making a brief speech in Lal Chowk area of the town in Banaskantha district after protesters showed black flags to him.

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  • Base Rate held at 0.25% but it's not all good news
Base Rate held at 0.25% but it's not all good news

The British pound dropped to this year's lowest point against the euro yesterday in reaction to the Bank of England cutting its forecast for the United Kingdom economy as it left interest rates unchanged. It also shaved its growth forecast for next year to 1.6pc from 1.7pc, but kept 2019 at 1.8pc. Interest rates may increase faster in the fut...

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  • Gujarat MLAs meet Karnataka Guv, say 'not captivated' in Bengaluru
Gujarat MLAs meet Karnataka Guv, say 'not captivated' in Bengaluru

The minister was overseeing the stay of 44 Gujarat Congress MLAs at a resort near Bengaluru to prevent the Bharatiya Janata Party from allegedly "poaching" on them. "Do not terrorise or threaten people, otherwise the government will not function", says Leader of Opposition, Mallikarjun Kharge . "There are raids on 39 other places, but th...

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  • Trump hails new efforts to improve veterans' healthcare
Trump hails new efforts to improve veterans' healthcare

DAVID FOLKENFLIK, BYLINE: Oh, it's a deluge. I've never seen anythink like this. Also accompanying Trump were his daughter, Ivanka Trump, and her husband, White House Senior Adviser Jared Kushner. "I rarely leave. You know that", according to AP. I could hear Andrew Feinberg , a reporter who quit Sputnik, the Russian propaganda outlet, a cou...

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  • Swindon murder suspect arrested by police in America after national manhunt
Swindon murder suspect arrested by police in America after national manhunt

Lathem was arrested in Oakland and Warren was taken into custody in San Francisco, the Chicago Tribune reported . In a statement from Northwestern University, vice president from university relations Alan K. Lathem was booked into the Alameda County jail . Lathem is scheduled to be arraigned Monday morning. WGN-TV reported that neighbors sa...

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  • Climate Change Could Kill 150000 Europeans A Year By 2100
Climate Change Could Kill 150000 Europeans A Year By 2100

Overall, weather-related disasters are expected to cause 152,000 deaths a year in Europe between 2071 and 2100, jumping from 3,000 weather disaster-related deaths a year between 1981 and 2010. While climate change would be responsible for 90% of the risks, the researchers found that population growth, migration and urbanisation would account fo...

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  • Putin chases pikes in ice-cold Siberian lakes
Putin chases pikes in ice-cold Siberian lakes

In other pictures, Putin is decked out in outdoor gear and is shown wading into water to fish. Russian President Vladimir Putin displayd his catch while he was on vacation. Vladimir Putin also hunted fish underwater during the sojourn. "He chased a pike for two hours before eventually hitting it". MOSCOW , Aug. 3 (Xinhua) - An opinion poll ...

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  • Flynn and Russian Federation envoy Kislyak discussed 'simple things — BBCI
Flynn and Russian Federation envoy Kislyak discussed 'simple things — BBCI

Sergei Kislyak at the White House in Washington. "There are a few subjects important for Russia-U.S. cooperation, primarily terrorism, and it was one of the subjects we talked about". He said the exchange was "absolutely correct, calm, absolutely transparent", according to the Russian news site Vesti.ru . "It's partially their problem", Kislyak s...

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  • Mueller Looks at Whether Flynn Was Secretly Paid by Turkey
Mueller Looks at Whether Flynn Was Secretly Paid by Turkey

Mueller's team, investigating whether President Trump's campaign coordinated with Russian Federation to influence last year's election, have questioned witnesses close to the former three-star general about Flynn's work with firms tied to the Turkish government, the New York Times reported .

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  • Blast investigated at Bloomington Islamic Center
Blast investigated at Bloomington Islamic Center

The investigation had been handed over to the FBI and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, they added. The broken window of the imam's office at the Dar Al-Farooq Islamic Center in Bloomington, Minnesota, on Saturday, Aug.

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  • Bretagne : un automobiliste interpellé avec 5,96g d'alcool dans le sang
Bretagne : un automobiliste interpellé avec 5,96g d'alcool dans le sang

Arrivés à son niveau, les gendarmes constatent l'ivresse manifeste du conducteur, qui peine à articuler convenablement. Et pour cause, l'homme conduisait avec un taux de 5,96 g d'alcool par litre de sang. Ils l'interpellent immédiatement. L'homme est visiblement éméché, il articule difficilement. Le conducteur a d'abord refusé de souffler dans l'...

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  • To China's Latest Warning On Border Row, India Sticks To Diplomacy
To China's Latest Warning On Border Row, India Sticks To Diplomacy

Plus, New Delhi has been clear that both sides should withdraw troops from the area simultaneously. Beijing's note indicated that India had substantially brought down the number of soldiers it had initially deployed to stop Chinese PLA personnel from building a road in Doklam Plateau along the disputed China-Bhutan boundary.

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  • US Navy ends three-day search for lost sailor aboard USS Stethem
US Navy ends three-day search for lost sailor aboard USS Stethem

China said its cooperation in the search for the U.S. marine was in line with the "Code for Unplanned Encounters at Sea", an agreement between 25 countries - including China and the U.S. "After an extensive search, with help from the JMSDF and PLA (N), we were unable to locate our Sailor", Capt. Jeffrey Bennett, commander, Destroyer Squadron 15, sa...

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  • Iran's Rouhani starts new term facing reform criticism
Iran's Rouhani starts new term facing reform criticism

The Iranian president championed a nuclear deal with the United States and five other major powers in 2015 that led to the lifting of most sanctions against Iran previous year, in return for curbs on its nuclear program. Iranian officials say new U.S. sanctions that target the nation's missile program - which wasn't negotiated as part of the ac...

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  • Search continues after US Marine aircraft 'mishap' off Australia
Search continues after US Marine aircraft 'mishap' off Australia

Last December, a us military Osprey crash-landed off Japan's southern island of Okinawa. "I have briefed Prime Minister (Malcolm) Turnbull and spoken with Secretary Mattis this evening to offer Australia's support in any way that can be of assistance".

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  • IS claims mosque attack in Afghanistan's Herat
IS claims mosque attack in Afghanistan's Herat

Zimmermann further added "They are not alone". Afghanistan has traditionally been relatively free of the sectarian violence common in Iraq or Syria but hardline Sunni militants from the local branch of Islamic State have repeatedly attacked the mainly Shi'ite Hazara minority in the past year.

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  • Bala Krishna Slaps His Assistant During 102 Film Opening
Bala Krishna Slaps His Assistant During 102 Film Opening

A video is being circulated in social media, wherein the Hindupur MLA is seen slapping a person. A night after the reports emerged of the good endeavors, Balakrishna displayed ruthless behavior on the sets of his 102nd film. As reported in Indian Express, he was quoted saying, " I have always tried to do different roles. They like it when I eithe...

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  • Russia Announces New De-escalation Zone North of Homs
Russia Announces New De-escalation Zone North of Homs

Syrian regime forces and "moderate" rebels will cease combat in northern parts of Homs province on Thursday after Russian Federation struck a deal with the opposition on implementing a third safe zone, Moscow said. The northern parts of Homs province were recently being shelled by regime forces and hit by intermittent air strikes. Towns in the ar...

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  • Amber Alert issued for child taken at gunpoint from mother in KCK
Amber Alert issued for child taken at gunpoint from mother in KCK

Brunt was last seen in the 1700 block of S. 35th Street, in Kansas City, Kansas, heading south. Authorities are looking for a white, newer style Dodge Charger with driver's side, rear end damage. Anyone who has seen the missing child, suspect or suspect's vehicle is asked to call 911 or the Kansas City, Kansas, Police Department at 913-596-3000.

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  • Court extends 6 days ED custody of Shabir Shah
Court extends 6 days ED custody of Shabir Shah

During the discussion ED lawyer said in the court, "Can Shah say " Bharat Mata ki Jai ".", reported ANI . Shah was produced before the Patiala House Court. In its remand application, the agency claimed that Shah had been in continuous contact with "anti-national elements/terrorists residing in Pakistan" in the guise of discussing the unrest in t...

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  • Passenger on flight noticed man texting about sexually molesting young children
Passenger on flight noticed man texting about sexually molesting young children

Edwards told KIRO 7 that police tracked Kellar's messages to a woman he met through an online dating site a year ago and started a relationship with, 50-year-old Gail Burnworth. A preschool teacher flying Southwest from Seattle to San Jose became a hero when she noticed something suspicious about the man sitting in front of her and chose to act...

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  • China hits back at Trump criticism over North Korea
China hits back at Trump criticism over North Korea

That tweetstorm wasn't enough to convince the Chinese government, which responded with the editorial that ran in the state-owned China Daily . Our foolish past leaders have allowed them to make hundreds of billions of dollars a year in trade, yet they do NOTHING for us with North Korea, just talk.

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  • Kim surges to lead at British Women's Open
Kim surges to lead at British Women's Open

Her round of four-under golf included an eagle on the 11th and just a single bogey, despite miserable weather conditions as she finished her round. Thompson made headlines in the first major of the year when she was leading by three shots during the final round of the ANA Inspiration, only to be informed by tournament officials she would be penal...

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  • The next Apple Watch might have cellular connectivity
The next Apple Watch might have cellular connectivity

This watch will likely require an extra data plan, too. Apple is hard at work on the next version of the Apple Watch , and according to the latest reports, it's going to be totally different. Adding cellular connectivity could allow new possibilities like streaming audio, sending messages, and making phone calls without having Wi-Fi or a nea...

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  • Inc. Increases Stake in Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ:SBUX)
Inc. Increases Stake in Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ:SBUX)

Ingalls & Snyder LLC now owns 3,826 shares of the coffee company's stock worth $223,000 after buying an additional 40 shares during the period. About 194,881 shares traded or 14.14% up from the average. Sit Invest Associate owns 449,720 shares. Starbucks Corp (Call) now has $79.66 billion valuation. Blackrock Advsr Ltd Com invested in 7,354 shares....

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  • Analysts' Views: Gopro Inc Cl A Cmn (GPRO)
Analysts' Views: Gopro Inc Cl A Cmn (GPRO)

The stock of GoPro Inc (NASDAQ:GPRO) earned "Buy" rating by Sterne Agee CRT on Thursday, January 14. A rating of 4 or 5 would represent a Sell recommendation. The legal version of this story can be viewed at https://weekherald.com/2017/08/04/gopro-inc-nasdaqgpro-lowered-to-hold-at-vetr-inc-updated.html. In other GoPro news, Director Anthony J...

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  • Nouveau week-end de chassé-croisé : Bison Futé voit rouge
Nouveau week-end de chassé-croisé : Bison Futé voit rouge

Le deuxième week-end de chassés-croisés n'y fait pas exception. Si vous comptez partir en vacances, il est conseillé de prendre la route dimanche: l'Hexagone est entièrement vert. Une chance pour celles et ceux qui ont pu opter pour cette journée pour prendre la route. Bison Futé conseille d'éviter la circulation aux abords de Paris, Lyon et Bordea...

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