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World Fyre Festival Founder Arrested, Charged with Fraud
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According to a statement by Acting Manhattan U.S. Attorney Joon Kim , MacFarland "promised a life-changing music festival but in actuality delivered a disaster". From on our about July 2016 until April 2017, McFarland reportedly provided false information to investors claiming Fyre Media earned millions of dollars of revenue from thousands of artist bookings.

World Atletico Madrid break Federation Internationale de Football Association rule by handing Saul Niguez 9-year contract
Author: 0 Atletico Madrid break Federation Internationale de Football Association rule by handing Saul Niguez 9-year contract

Atletico Madrid may find themselves in more Federation Internationale de Football Association hot water, after they handed Saul Niguez a nine-year contract with the club. The following season he participated in 11 meetings with the first team between La Liga, Cop del Rey and Europa League. Diego Simeone opted to loan him out to Rayo Vallecano during the 2013-14 season, an experience which strengthened his development as Atletico won their first Spanish title since 1996.

World Cornered by reporter, Pahlaj Nihalani goes into silent mode
Author: 0 Cornered by reporter, Pahlaj Nihalani goes into silent mode

Read Also: Shah Rukh Khan clocks 25 years in Bollywood The makers have recently released a song as well " Radha " which has got a great response on the digital platform. In a recent interview with a news channel, he challenged the makers of Jab Harry Met Sejal to garner one lakh votes in favour of the word. He said, "They claim they've got 1 lakh voters to say they are fine with Shah Rukh talking about intercourse on screen".

World Shooting Reported in Nightclub in Arkansas, at Least 17 Injured
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All were expected to survive, police said. Police had responded to a dozen drive-by shootings over the previous nine days but haven't said whether any of the incidents are related. "The violence is not for the club people", he wrote. More than one suspect may have been involved in the shooting , the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette reported, citing the police chief.

World Body of Missing Boy Found Near Lake Cachuma
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Aramazd Andressian Sr. pictured before and after his June 23, 2017 arrest . CBS. The father said he did not remember what happened to his child or any details that were useful in locating the boy, according to Mendoza, who said a prescription bottle was found inside Andressian's auto, which was doused with gasoline inside and out.

World Top LeT ultra, 2 civilians killed in JK operation
Author: 0 Top LeT ultra, 2 civilians killed in JK operation

The house the two militants were holed up in was blasted by the armed forces around noon, killing them and razing the house to the ground. An official said the search operation turned into an encounter after the militants opened fire. Laskari hailed from Sopshali Kokarnag area in Anantnag district. The other terrorist who was shot dead by the forces has been identified as Azad Malik.

World Kang and Kim share halfway lead at Women's PGA
Author: 0 Kang and Kim share halfway lead at Women's PGA

The group at 136 included Brittany Lincicome , Jodi Ewart Shadoff of England and South Koreans Mi Hyang Lee , Chella Choi and Amy Yang . She returned just before 8 a.m.to complete her first round, made birdie to reach 6 under, but couldn't get any lower through her first 15 holes.

World EPA chief met with Dow Chemical CEO ahead of chlorpyrifos decision
Author: 0 EPA chief met with Dow Chemical CEO ahead of chlorpyrifos decision

The Natural Resource Defense Council (NRDC), Pesticide Action Network and Earthjustice initiated a lawsuit against the EPA mere days after Pruitt's decision to reverse the ban on chlorpyrifos. People are rightly concerned that the head of the EPA - the man whose agency is explicitly tasked with protecting American families from exposure to toxic chemicals - may be putting the interests of Dow Chemical ahead of our children's health.

World California restricts state travel to Texas, other states over LGBT laws
Author: 0 California restricts state travel to Texas, other states over LGBT laws

Becerra (photo right), a Democrat, has added Kentucky, Texas, Alabama, and South Dakota to a list of locations where nonessential state employee travel has been restricted by legislation passed past year to states that, as of June 26, 2015, had passed laws discriminating on the basis of sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression.

World Jagga Jasoos Movie Preview
Author: 0 Jagga Jasoos Movie Preview

The well-known persona Anurag Basu is the director of Jagga Jasoos before Jagga Jasoos Anurag has also directed " Barfi " significantly Ranbir Kapoor , Priyanka Chopra and Illeana DCrooz were in the lead role. What you get to see when we come in front of the media is the equation which we've had in our workspace from the beginning. Curious yet clueless, Jagga and Shruti embark on a mission to uncover details about Bagchi's life and find themselves embroiled in adventures which take ...

World USA teen birth rate hits a record low
Author: 0 USA teen birth rate hits a record low

About 3.9 million babies were born in 2016, and the general fertility rate was 62 births per 1,000 women, a decrease of 1 percent from 2015. The researchers have found 1 percent increase in birth rate for the females between the ages of 30 and 34 since 2015 which is considered ad the highest birth rate for women between ages of 30 and 34 since 1964 while the birth rate for women between 35 and 39 show over 2 percent increase from 2015 which is also the highest birth rate since 1962.

World Ballance back in England squad for first Test against South Africa
Author: 0 Ballance back in England squad for first Test against South Africa

Meanwhile, young Keaton Jennings has retained his place and will open the innings with former captain Alastair Cook . Also included in the squad is Stuart Broad who was sweating over a heel injury but has done enough to be included. "Toby Roland-Jones is a player we have been monitoring for quite some time and deserves his chance". "Yorkshire's Gary Ballance could play his first Test since October", said chairman of selectors James Whitaker.

World Prince Charles, Camilla celebrate Canada 150 in Ottawa and Gatineau
Author: 0 Prince Charles, Camilla celebrate Canada 150 in Ottawa and Gatineau

Shortly after an Airbus flying the flag of the Prince of Wales taxied to a stop on a windswept tarmac, the royal couple was greeted with an official welcome of military honours. Charles will also hear about the Inuit language authority, watch an Inuktitut translation of a children's book inspired by Old Man of Lochnagar -a book he authored - and receive a brief language lesson.

World Progressive Warren Returns? Senator Says Democrats Should Campaign on Single-Payer
Author: 0 Progressive Warren Returns? Senator Says Democrats Should Campaign on Single-Payer

Warren made her stance clear during an interview with the Wall Street Journal . "We talk about how the middle class has just taken one punch after another for almost 40 years now", she told the crowd . Warren said, is not enough. Ms. Warren's message echoes the gloomy assessment of the USA economy that President Donald Trump sketched out during the 2016 campaign, though her prescription for addressing it is diametrically opposite.

World NWS: Severe weather possible in Luzerne and Lackawanna counties
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Saturday . "Expect wind to cause damage to trees, and power lines". For Saturday we will see a few pockets of lingering rain in the morning, but then partly to mostly cloudy through the day with enough sun to push high temperatures into the upper 80s and low 90s.

World Duterte reiterates: I will never compromise with terrorists
Author: 0 Duterte reiterates: I will never compromise with terrorists

Upon invitation of Chinese President Xi Jinping, President Duterte visited Beijing in October past year which resulted in USD24 million worth of investment pledges and infrastructure projects. We do not hang people. "I'd be driving and at a red light and there were no cars, so you know". Murad said the MILF was able to speak with the Mautes again after part of his group entered the war zone during an 8-hour humanitarian ceasefire on Eid'l Fitr Sunday, the end of Ramadan.

World Arrest made in kidnapping of missing Chinese scholar at U of I
Author: 0 Arrest made in kidnapping of missing Chinese scholar at U of I

A 28-year-old man named Brendt Christensen was arrested Friday by the Federal Bureau of Investigation and has been charged with the kidnapping of a visiting Chinese scholar , Yingying Zhang , 26, at the University of Illinois , according to the USA attorney's office for Central Illinois.

World India welcomes GST: Historic midnight session of Parliament
Author: 0 India welcomes GST: Historic midnight session of Parliament

Mukherjee also said in coming months, based on the experience of actual implementation, the GST Council and the central and state governments should continuously review the design and make improvements, in the same constructive spirit. We all have to come together and make it a grand success as it?s a historical tax reform. "It defeats the goal of one tax". Moreover, the makers are not expecting a "huge spike" in sales in the beginning.

World Pakistan hands over list of 546 prisoners to India: FO
Author: 0 Pakistan hands over list of 546 prisoners to India: FO

The ministry was quoted by ANI as saying, "Again requested Pakistan to grant consular access to Indians lodged in their custody including Hamid Nehal Ansari and Kulbhushan Jadhav ". The foreign office had earlier said that 219 Indian fishermen were released on January 6 this year and 77 fishermen and a civilian would be released on July 10.

World Merkel, Macron Pledge a United Europe as They Bid Kohl Farewell
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Former German Chancellor Helmut Kohl sits next to Christian Democrat party (CDU) leader Angela Merkel during celebrations to mark the 10th anniversary of German unification in Berlin on September 27, 2000. "We've lost a giant of the post-war era". Because of a long-running feud with Kohl-Richter, whom the German press say jealously guards her husband's political legacy, Walter Kohl had not had contact with his father for many years and learned of his death on the radio.

World From steamy to stormy: holiday weekend likely to start with a bang
Author: 0 From steamy to stormy: holiday weekend likely to start with a bang

There is an isolated severe threat with the strongest storms, with damaging winds and hail the primary threat. If you are traveling this evening in New England, be aware of highly variable weather. Saturday night: Increasing clouds, with a low around 52. There will be some thunder storms developing during your drive home from work and some of those storms will be hefty, so drive carefully and don't forget your umbrella.

Author: 0 Tom Holland reveals the enemy Spider-Man can't escape

The 21-year-old actor will reprise the role of Spider-Man to star alongside the likes of Robert Downey Jr ., Chris Hemsworth and Mark Ruffalo in " Avengers: Infinity War " in 2018 - but Marvel has kept Tom in the dark about the plot because he can't keep his mouth shut.

World Tensions high in Hong Kong ahead of milestone Chinese handover anniversary
Author: 0 Tensions high in Hong Kong ahead of milestone Chinese handover anniversary

President Xi travelled through the Hong Kong Link Road (HKLR) Scenic Hill Tunnel, which was connected in May this year, to inspect the HZMB HKLR. Consider, for example, the biggest news story out of Beijing on Monday, the same day Hong Kong's golden statue was disappearing: the partial reappearance of jailed Chinese Nobel Peace laureate Liu Xiaobo .

Author: 0 US urges Qatar, neighbors to 'sit together' to ease tension

The ultimatum also includes calls for Doha to cut ties to groups including the Muslim Brotherhood , the Islamic State group, al-Qaida and Lebanon's Iran-backed Hezbollah movement. "Their role should be to put pressure on Qatar", said Gargash. The director of Qatar's Government Communication Office, Sheikh Saif bin Ahmed Al-Thani, said the demands confirm what Qatar has said from the beginning.

Author: 0 Toll from Pakistan tanker fire climbs to 148

The tragedy came a day ahead of Eid ul-Fitr celebrations in the country, marking the end of the holy fasting month of Ramzan. The tanker carrying 40,000 litres of fuel overturned on a main highway while travelling from Karachi to Lahore, near the town of Ahmedpur East in Punjab province.