• Fiji wins Pacific Nations Cup 2017
Fiji wins Pacific Nations Cup 2017

Flyhalf Ben Volavola kicked six goals from six attempts, converting all of Fiji's five tries and adding a penalty from 55 metres. Samoa's loss handed Oceania's second berth to Tonga, which is now in the same pool with England, France, Argentina and the United States.

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  • OR woman arrested for towing kids in a wagon behind her vehicle
OR woman arrested for towing kids in a wagon behind her vehicle

Alana Nicole Donahue, 27, was not drunk, Springfield police told The Register Guard . When confronted by police, Donohue told an officer she didn't know why everyone was making such a big deal, saying she was just trying to show them a good time.

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  • Latest Syria talks wrap up: 'No breakthrough, no breakdown'
Latest Syria talks wrap up: 'No breakthrough, no breakdown'

The glacial pace of the Geneva talks, which some observers see as simply a way of keeping an avenue for peace talks open in case of an unexpected breakthrough, owes much to the fact that de Mistura has to meet each delegation separately. Al-Jaafari said in his statements to the press in the Swiss city that the talks focused on combating terrorism a...

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  • Tulsa Cop Acquitted in Fatal Shooting of Unarmed Black Man Resigns
Tulsa Cop Acquitted in Fatal Shooting of Unarmed Black Man Resigns

A jury cleared Shelby in May of her first degree manslaughter charge for her 2016 shooting of Crutcher. She has been working in an administrative role at Tulsa police department since May 19, two days after her acquittal. The foreman wrote that many on the jury were not comfortable with the concept of Shelby being "blameless" in Crutcher's death....

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  • Person of Interest Accused of Trying to Sell Missing Man's Car
Person of Interest Accused of Trying to Sell Missing Man's Car

Jimi Tar Patrick , 19, was last seen on Wednesday. DiNardo was jailed earlier Wednesday in lieu of $5 million bail for allegedly stealing and trying to sell the vehicle another of the missing men, 21-year-old Thomas Meo . According to authorities, he tried to sell the auto. Police found Meo's Nissan Maxima on the farm early on Sunday morni...

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  • Tiemoue Bakayoko joins Chelsea from Monaco
Tiemoue Bakayoko joins Chelsea from Monaco

Bakayoko said: "I have grown up watching Chelsea . I think he will stay, it looks like that, for one more season". Partly because Chelsea are willing to sell the Serb, once they get Tiemoue Bakayoko done. Matic has been training on his own since returning for pre-season due to injury but it is rumoured that it is because his heart is no longer...

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  • Trump names Cobb as White House special counsel
Trump names Cobb as White House special counsel

WHCA President Jeff Mason, a White House correspondent for Reuters , did not immediately respond to a request for comment. Trump Jr.'s explanations of the reason for the meeting evolved after The New York Times published several stories about the meeting in recent days.

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  • House Looking at Moving Its Own Sanctions Bill, Adding North Korea
House Looking at Moving Its Own Sanctions Bill, Adding North Korea

Senate Majority Whip John Cornyn, R-Texas, said if he received a message promising Russian help for his re-election it would "go to my junk email box and be erased". And that would be the objective of such an investigation. Democrats have renewed calls to revoke White House senior adviser Jared Kushner's security clearance.

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  • Nouvelle purge, un an après le coup d'Etat manqué — Turquie
Nouvelle purge, un an après le coup d'Etat manqué — Turquie

Plus de 7.000 officiers de police, soldats et employés de ministères ont été limogés en Turquie . Dans tout le pays, des statues ont été érigées à la gloire des martyrs morts durant ce putsch , tandis que leurs portraits s'affichaient en posters dans le métro d'Istanbul .

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  • Afghan girls travel to Washington for robotics competition
Afghan girls travel to Washington for robotics competition

When Afghan 10th-grader Fatemeh Qaderian learned that her girls' robotics team had been denied visas to attend an worldwide competition in Washington - despite applying twice - the 14-year-old said she "lost hope". Competing against entrants from more than 150 countries, the girls will present a robot they devised that can recognize blue and or...

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  • France steps in to resolve Gulf crisis
France steps in to resolve Gulf crisis

Doha denies the charges. Since 5 June, Qatar has been under a blockade by several Arab countries - including Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Egypt, Bahrain and Yemen - who accuse Doha of supporting terrorism. He described a recent Qatari deal with the United States as "prudent" and said: "It shows that they are open to dialogue". The ...

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  • Maryam Mirzakhani, prize-winning mathematician, dies at 40
Maryam Mirzakhani, prize-winning mathematician, dies at 40

By then, she was already a star, having won gold medals in the International Mathematical Olympiad in the mid-1990s - after becoming the first girl ever named to Iran's team. She was the first woman in the prize's 80-year history to earn the distinction. Stanford says her work involved the geometric and dynamic complexities of curved surfaces suc...

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  • L'Ajax Amsterdam pour Nice au 3e tour préliminaire — Ligue des champions
L'Ajax Amsterdam pour Nice au 3e tour préliminaire — Ligue des champions

Côté C3 (aller le 27 juillet, retour le 3 août), l'AC Milan, très actif lors du mercato estival actuel avec encore vendredi l'arrivée du défenseur Leonardo Bonucci (ex-Juventus), affrontera les Roumains d'Universitatea Craiova. Bordeaux et Marseille, en revanche, sont dans la même situation que Nice . Le tirage du troisième tour de l'UEFA Europa ...

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  • India snubs China on Kashmir mediation offer
India snubs China on Kashmir mediation offer

He also strongly rejected allegations by Pakistan that India was using chemical weapons in Kashmir, saying India was against the use of chemical weapons anywhere by anyone in any situation. In occupied Kashmir, the Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front has said that innocent Kashmiri youth are being pushed to the wall and then killed brutally and th...

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  • Harvard Is Considering a Ban on Frats, Sororities and Exclusive Final Clubs
Harvard Is Considering a Ban on Frats, Sororities and Exclusive Final Clubs

Students and alumni from some clubs have strongly denounced those accusations and said they don't have problems with sexual assault. "All now enrolled students including those who will matriculate this fall will be exempt from the new policy for the entirety of their time at Harvard", reads the report , which was released on Wednesday.

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  • PM, Sirisena agree to sign free trade agreement by 2017
PM, Sirisena agree to sign free trade agreement by 2017

On the sidelines of this meeting between President Sirisena and Prime Minister Hassina, several MoUs were signed between the two countries on agriculture, fisheries, and information technology. He expressed the hope that Bangladesh and Sri Lanka would continue their traditionally close cooperation for strengthening the socio-economic development an...

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  • Kerala court extends actor Dileep's police custody
Kerala court extends actor Dileep's police custody

According to the police's remand report, Dileep has been booked under 10 sections including conspiracy, gangrape, and destruction of evidence. "We will submit a report about the investigation in the court", Special Prosecutor A Sureshan in the case told reporters.

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  • Intempéries: des tableaux touchés au Louvre
Intempéries: des tableaux touchés au Louvre

L'eau se serait également infiltrée dans plusieurs des salles du musée parisien. "En raison de traces d'eau sur les murs dans les salles de peintures françaises du XVIIe siècle au 2e étage de l'aile Sully, il a été procédé à l'évacuation préventive de trois tableaux de..." Le musée précise aussi que " des coulures d'eau ont été observées sur le ...

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  • Australia supermarkets to tackle plastic bags
Australia supermarkets to tackle plastic bags

CEO Brad Banducci said the 3.2 billion bags the group now issues annually will vanish from the network by 30 June, 2018. Johnson said Woolworths is likely pre-empting an official ban on plastic bags in the remaining states and the decision is unlikely to cost the company any money.

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  • Bagged out: Woolworths to phase out plastic bags within a year
Bagged out: Woolworths to phase out plastic bags within a year

Following reports this morning that supermarket chain Woolworths is set to phase-out plastic bags , Australia's other supermarket giant Coles has announced they're following suit. Instead of single-use plastic bags, Woolworths will now sell "thicker reusable versions" of plastic bags and cloth bags at the checkout. If you guessed paper, guess ag...

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  • Evangelical leaders lay hands on Trump during prayer session in Oval Office
Evangelical leaders lay hands on Trump during prayer session in Oval Office

The White House disputes tht interpretation. "We thank you that no weapon formed against him will be able to prosper and any tongue that rises against him will be condemned according to the word of God", White, who leads New Destiny Christian Center in Florida, prayed as she touched his arm.

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  • Mother welcomes charges in son's 2014 death
Mother welcomes charges in son's 2014 death

Eventually, a special prosecutor was brought in, whom Lovely Varughese credits with the case's latest developments. Bethune told police that the two fought for about 30 seconds, then when an IL state trooper approached, Varughese took off into the woods.

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  • Multiple dead in I-65 crash in Kentucky
Multiple dead in I-65 crash in Kentucky

Police say a truck driver, identified as William Sowell, of Milan, TN, was traveling northbound on I-65 when he struck a passenger vehicle, that was reportedly stationary in the right lane. None of the names of the involved parties have been released pending notification of family members. His identity has not been released. (Central time) near mil...

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  • Manafort's Russian Federation intrigue continues with Senate hearing
Manafort's Russian Federation intrigue continues with Senate hearing

NBC News , which first reported that a Russian lobbyist attended the meeting between Veselnitskaya and Trump Jr ., also said another unnamed individual was present. President Trump has repeatedly defended his son, calling him "a high quality person" and saying he "applaud (s) his transparency". Axios reported Thursday that members of Tru...

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  • Newly-formed NC island evacuated after 'unidentified military device' washes ashore
Newly-formed NC island evacuated after 'unidentified military device' washes ashore

Emergency crews were called to the island at 8:15 a.m., according to the Hatteras Island Rescue Squad. A military bomb disposal team is on the way to the island to check out the object, reported TV station WTVD .

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  • The Search for 4 Bucks County Missing Men: What We Know
The Search for 4 Bucks County Missing Men: What We Know

DiNardo's parents declined to comment after leaving a government building where he spent several hours with the district attorney and other investigators. DiNardo then offered to sell Patrick a.22 rifle, bringing him to a remote location and shooting him. A second person has been arrested and charged with murder in the killing of four young Penns...

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  • Tufts nurses locked out after strike ends
Tufts nurses locked out after strike ends

The nurses union has argued they need better wages and more staffing for patient safety, while hospital officials say they don't have enough money to meet the union's demands. Earlier in negotiations, Tufts had offered raises of between 5.5 percent and 10.5 percent over four years. The union has fought to keep the nurses' pensions.

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  • Kasich opposes revised Senate ObamaCare repeal bill
Kasich opposes revised Senate ObamaCare repeal bill

On Thursday, the Senate Republican leadership unveiled an updated version of the Better Care Reconciliation Act of 2017 . To allow more time for a new healthcare bill, McConnell postponed recess to the third week of August, two weeks later than originally planned.

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  • Explosives Found Inside UP Assembly, Probe Ordered
Explosives Found Inside UP Assembly, Probe Ordered

He also requested the members not to bring their mobile phones inside the house. Unlike the commonly used explosives like RDX or locally developed explosives using fertilizers, PETN, is a major ingredient of Semtex and belongs to the same chemical family as nitroglycerin.

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  • PM announcing new laws to catch online terror
PM announcing new laws to catch online terror

ENISA, the EU's IT security advisory agency, has previously warned that encryption backdoors would not improve law enforcement's ability to gain access to criminals' communications, and might well have exactly the opposite effect. They would provide Australian intelligence and law enforcement authorities with coercive powers as a "last resort" ...

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