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by | August 28, 2017 | 01:15

Dockens' photo quickly went viral, with many saying the dog's resourcefulness was a Texan trait. The best part, as the Houston Chronicle explains, is that Otis is now safe and sound. Otis was brought back to safety before his owner returned. "LOL #refugee", she posted on Facebook . One commenter said the German shepherd had to be a Texas dog because he could survive all by himself without any help.

by | August 28, 2017 | 01:16

It held the nerves and finally the Japanese showing her "Samurai" side won the final game and claimed the Gold medal. However, Saina became a little lazy after that which allowed the 22-year old to score four points before Saina outplayed the youngster to gain two more points.

by | August 28, 2017 | 00:57

A statement Wednesday by the Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination cited "the failure at the highest political level to unequivocally reject racist violent events", in the United States. " The president speaks for himself, Chris ", he said . "It shows a lack of understanding of the President's broader policy when it comes to protecting Americans at home and overseas from all acts of terrorism", Tillerson said.

by | August 28, 2017 | 00:58

The Lebanese Army, which announced the cease-fire in a statement , said the truce allowed negotiations to proceed in efforts recover its missing soldiers from 2014. The head of Lebanon's General Security agency "Abbas Ibrahim has been authorised to negotiate with them for information on the kidnapped soldiers", the source said.

by | August 28, 2017 | 00:52

Protesters also added their tributes to a mountain of roses laid at Las Ramblas, where a driver plowed a van into crowds on August 17, killing 13 people and leaving more than 100 others injured. Hundreds of thousands have joined a march for unity in Barcelona , after terror attacks in Spain which killed 15 people. Spain's King Felipe (C), Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy (L) and Catalan regional president Carles Puigdemont (R).

by | August 28, 2017 | 00:44

The Somali government has confirmed that a joint US and Somali National Army (SNA) security ground operation occurred in the early morning hours of August 25th. General Ahmed Jimale Irfid, the Somalia army chief who spoke to VOA exclusively from Mogadishu confirmed that 10 civilians including children and elderly people were killed during a joint raid at a farm in Bariire town, about 55 kilometers southwest of Mogadishu.

by | August 28, 2017 | 00:42

Stoke is still yet to beat West Brom since their former boss Pulis arrived at The Hawthorns, but the draw was enough to lift it above Everton into ninth in the table and deny the home side the chance to move level on points with leaders Manchester United .

by | August 28, 2017 | 00:42

Col. Ryan Dillon, a spokesman for the US-led coalition against ISIS, told reporters on Thursday that ISIS fighters were "completely surrounded" in Tal Afar , with their resources drying up, as Iraqi forces moved closer to the city center.

by | August 28, 2017 | 00:42

All the while, heavy tropical rain will start to form and head onshore in the coastal Carolinas. The National Weather Service in Wilmington, North Carolina has issued a tropical storm watch after low pressure off the Georgia Coast may become a tropical storm as it moves northward towards the SC and North Carolina coast Monday afternoon through Tuesday morning.

by | August 28, 2017 | 00:41

It was agreed to continue the dialogue aimed at reaching a comprehensive and historic peace deal". Senior White House adviser Jared Kushner (L) meets with Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas in Ramallah on August 24, 2017. "Without a vision it will be negotiations for negotiations sake،" he opined. In past weeks, skepticism was sounded by Palestinian officials about US peace efforts, but both Netanyahu and Abbas have expressed willingness to cooperate with American efforts to ...

by | August 28, 2017 | 00:38

President Donald Trump on Sunday said both Mexico and Canada are being "very difficult" regarding the North American Free Trade Agreement ( NAFTA ) renegotiation process. Trump also used Twitter on Sunday to press the need for his promised wall on the USA southern border. "It sounds like he's unequivocal, the Mexican president, that he's not going to pay for it".

by | August 28, 2017 | 00:41

To this, Palaniswami said at a government function at Ariyalur on August 23, where he shared the dais with Panneerselvam, that unity was the need of the hour to take the party and AIADMK government forward. Governor should not allow time to artificially alter the strength, says P Chidambaram . This includes DMK (89), and its allies Congress (8), and Muslim League (1).

by | August 28, 2017 | 00:34

Remaining in the single market under current rules would force the United Kingdom to continue to follow the EU's freedom of movement laws, to pay substantial sums into the block's budget and to accept the judgement of the European Court of Justice on matters of trade and economics.

by | August 28, 2017 | 00:34

The death toll from the violence has reached 104, the vast majority being militants, plus 12 members of security forces and several civilians, according to a Reuters tally based on official figures. One army source said the military was also struggling to differentiate. "The military are firing wherever they are finding them", said Satter Islam, a registered Rohingya refugee in Cox's Bazar.

by | August 28, 2017 | 00:33

Now, even right here in South Central Kansas, volunteers are heading to Texas, with more arriving soon. More than 570 people have posted their requests for help on the page - requesting food, rides, volunteers for clean-up crews and the like.

by | August 28, 2017 | 00:31

The court, which held him guilty of rape , set his sentencing for Monday when there could be more protests . "In the whole case, if anyone had done any sort of leniency in his duty, then required action will be taken". Cellphones in the pockets of corpses rang through the night, the Express reported. And with a growing death toll, it seems likely that the case will continue to have more developments.

by | August 28, 2017 | 00:31

Richard Wilson Preston was charged with discharging a firearm within 1,000 feet of a school. "Last I heard he was in Jackson", said leader of Georgia's III% Security Force Chris Hill". James Alex Fields Jr ., 20, of OH, has been charged with second-degree murder in that case. Police have also issued a wanted poster for Alex Michael Ramos , another man sought in connection to the crime.

by | August 27, 2017 | 01:17

The storm is thought to be the worst to hit the United States for 12 years and according to the National Weather Service could create 12-foot storm surges and severe flooding. There were initial reports of damage in Rockport, near the eye of the hurricane, including structural damage to a high school, hotel and other buildings being used as shelters, local media report.

by | August 27, 2017 | 00:59

Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi and his Nepalese counterpart Mr. Sher Bahadur Deuba have agreed to have a detailed project report prepared at the earliest on the Saptkosi high dam project and Sunkosi storage cum diversion scheme, Both the nations have also agreed to enhance the co-ordination in the areas of water logging and flood control.

by | August 27, 2017 | 01:01

According to the Liz, on Wednesday , an air raid struck the Istirahat Al-Shahab hotel, located in Bayt Al-Athri, where United Nations officials confirmed that 33 civilians were killed and 25 injured. The alliance's rules of engagement were based on the regulations of worldwide humanitarian law, it said, adding it was committed to protecting civilians.

by | August 27, 2017 | 01:03

Earlier today the Chief Minister conducted an aerial survey of flood affected areas of Ballia in the state. After survey and meeting with officials PM will leave for Delhi around 12pm. Food has been provided to a total of 3.54 lakh affected people in 1,403 community kitchens operational in the marooned areas of Bihar, the release by the state disaster management department stated.

by | August 27, 2017 | 00:58

The odds of winning the Wednesday night's drawing is 1 in 292.2 million. "But I'm happy for her". The previous evening, she recalled, she was leaving work with a firefighter and remarked, "It's never going to be me". After winning such a huge amount of money, Mavis Wanczyk is now in a position to offer her children a life full of luxuries and comforts. "I've called them and told them that I will not be coming back", Wanczyk said.

by | August 27, 2017 | 00:54

Corker was seen as a possible running mate for Trump , and then a contender to be secretary of state . Bob Corker's recent criticism of President Donald Trump during a press briefing at the White House on Thursday. The senator also criticized Trump for "helping inspire divisions because it generates support from your political base". CNN's Chris Cillizza says that Trump or his aides have attacked 20% of the Republican Senate caucus.

by | August 27, 2017 | 00:54

IRCC will issue further details on August 31. "X", which will indicate the document holder is of an "unspecified" gender, will be available for government documents starting August 31. These interim measures, which will enter into force on the 31 August, will be enforced until the government "can print documents with a designation "X".

by | August 27, 2017 | 00:47

At least six guns were lost to them. Thousands of ethnic Rohingya Muslims are trying to cross from Myanmar into Bangladesh following an attack by Rohingya militants in western Myanmar that left 89 people dead in a dramatic escalation of communal violence that has plagued the region.

by | August 27, 2017 | 00:41

The Muslim Rashtriya Manch (MRM) said the absence of a law might lead to misinterpretation of the Supreme Court's verdict, resulting in the practice being continued illegally. "What is banned in theology can not be good in law", he observed. More than a dozen Muslim-majority countries have banned triple talaq , including Iran and Pakistan, but it has persisted in India because there is no uniform set of laws governing marriage, inheritance and divorce.

by | August 27, 2017 | 00:39

Ryan, speaking at a town hall meeting on tax reform at a Boeing plant in Washington State, also said Congress would pass legislation to raise the ceiling in time to ensure debt payment. President Donald Trump picked a new fight on Thursday with his fellow Republicans, saying congressional leaders could have avoided a "mess" over raising the US debt ceiling if they had taken his advice.

by | August 27, 2017 | 00:35

As the Federalist reported , #Sebastian Gorka , the colorful counterterrorism expert, is now no longer a#Deputy Assistant to the President of the United States. At the top of his CNN program this morning, host Michael Smerconish addressed the Friday night news dump during a major storm, noting that if the White House was hoping they could bury these stories, the age of the smartphone blew that concept out of the water.

by | August 27, 2017 | 00:38

In addition to his love for the controversial term, Gorka generated further controversy during his time in the Trump administration over his alleged ties to Vitéz Rend, a Hungarian nationalist group with reported ties to Nazi Germany.

by | August 27, 2017 | 00:30

Two men, one aged 31 and the other aged 53, have been arrested on suspicion of causing death by unsafe driving. It's believed the minibus had travelled from the Nottingham area. The southbound carriageway between J15 and J14, close to Newport Pagnell, will remain closed for a significant amount of time, police said. Police were called to the crash at about 3.15am.

by | August 27, 2017 | 00:29

In a new report by POLITICO , White House Chief of Staff John Kelly has instituted a policy whereby he serves as gatekeeper regarding the information that reaches President Donald Trump . Not long after taking office, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin assured Americans that tax reform would pass by August . President Trump's campaign pledge to make Mexico pay for a border wall doesn't impact his threat to shut down the government if Congress doesn't pass funding to construct it, the ...

by | August 27, 2017 | 00:32

The presidential memorandum which was signed on Friday, August 25, also bans the Department of Defense from providing medical treatment regimens using its resources for transgender individuals now serving in the military. The memo gives the Pentagon until March 23 to implement this change. A Pentagon-commissioned study in 2016 showed that there are an estimated 1,320 to 6,630 transgender service members in the USA military.

by | August 27, 2017 | 00:30

And all this has been done by India facing serious threats from the Taliban and other terrorists to its men and assets in Afghanistan . "If America doesn't withdraw its troops from Afghanistan , soon Afghanistan will become another graveyard for this superpower in the 21st century", the media quoted Zabiullah Mujahid, a spokesman for the Taliban in Afghanistan , as saying in a statement.

by | August 27, 2017 | 00:26

Security force and police personnel have also been deployed in the main town and other tehsil headquarters in the district to prevent any law and order problem. Government forces have stepped up counterinsurgency operations since the start of the year and have killed at least 136 rebels, including most of the top commanders of rebel groups operating in the disputed territory.

by | August 27, 2017 | 00:21

Boyle said NAFTA has been a major gain for dairy farmers in Arizona and the US generally, which is why he is concerned by Trump's comments about terminating the deal. Videgaray stressed that the United States, like Mexico or Canada, can leave the agreement whenever they want because "the treaty provides for this".