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World Two new earthquakes hit coast of Greek island
Author: 0 Two new earthquakes hit coast of Greek island

Geological Survey. A Swedish tourist and a Turkish visitor were killed on the Greek island of Kos after a powerful quake rocked parts of Greece and Turkey in the early hours of Friday leaving over 200 injured, police said. As of early Friday morning, aftershocks are ongoing. Kurtoglu's father, Ali Kurtoglu, was on the island and was completing procedures to repatriate his son's body.

World Piller leads in bid to score maiden win
Author: 0 Piller leads in bid to score maiden win

LPGA player president Vicki Goetze-Ackerman wrote an email to the tour's players July 2, notifying them of the new apparel rules. "I just try to take it shot by shot really". Last week's US Women's Open Champion Sung Hyun Park has done remarkably well given the circumstances to be in 7th position along with previous victor of the event Chella Choi, Brittany Lincicome and tour veteran Laura Diaz.

World Kremlin on prospect of second Putin-Trump meeting
Author: 0 Kremlin on prospect of second Putin-Trump meeting

At the time , she was representing a company accused of violating it. Ike Kaveladze, a senior vice president at Crocus Group, which is operated by Azerbaijani-Russian oligarchs and father-and-son Russian developers Aras and Emin Agalarov, the Washington Post reports .

World SP MP Agarwal links Hindu gods to alcohol, says sorry after outrage
Author: 0 SP MP Agarwal links Hindu gods to alcohol, says sorry after outrage

Yesterday, he made controversial statements on Hindu gods and goddesses in Rajya Sabha . Noteworthy that the SP leader was referring to the rising incidences of lynching in the name of cow protection, when he began narrating an incident from 1991 about him visiting a school, which was later turned into a jail.

World Parole board grants OJ Simpson parole
Author: 0 Parole board grants OJ Simpson parole

At the hearing Simpson said, as he has for years, that he was only trying to retrieve his own sports memorabilia and never meant to hurt anybody. "I had basically spent a conflict-free life", he said - a remark that lit up social media with scornful and sarcastic comments given the murder case and a raft of allegations he abused his wife.

World Kentucky must pay attorney fees for couples who sued Kim Davis
Author: 0 Kentucky must pay attorney fees for couples who sued Kim Davis

He said Davis isn't responsible for the plaintiffs' legal fees because she acted in her official capacity as a representative of the state when she refused to issue the same-sex couples marriage licenses. "We definitely consider it a victory", said Staver, founder and chairman of Liberty Counsel , a Florida-based Christian religious advocacy organization.

Author: 0 Ram Nath Kovind sweeps President polls

Ms Kumar, who had tried to turn the race to Rashtrapati Bhavan into a battle for ideology and not individuals, received 3.67 lakh votes out of 10.69 lakh valid votes polled. Many are working hard to earn their livelihood in this rain. Kovind's identity as a Dalit is certainly a matter of fact. He has also worked towards providing free legal aid to the weaker sections of the society.

Author: 0 United Nations chief deplores Israeli killing of Palestinians in Jerusalem

During a public address given on Friday by Qatar's Emir, Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani, the Emir referenced the situation in Jerusalem, saying "I can not end this speech without expressing solidarity with the brotherly Palestinian people, especially our people in Al Quds [Jerusalem], and denouncing the closure of the al-Aqsa Mosque".

World U.S. lifts laptop ban on flights bound from Middle Eastern countries
Author: 0 U.S. lifts laptop ban on flights bound from Middle Eastern countries

However, it did not mention lifting the exemption for Saudia's USA flights from Riyadh's King Khalid International Airport. USA officials have confirmed that passengers flying into the United States from 10 Middle Eastern and North African airports may now resume bringing their larger electronic devices like laptops with them in airplanes' cabins.

World Egypt court sentences 28 to death for assassination of former top prosecutor
Author: 0 Egypt court sentences 28 to death for assassination of former top prosecutor

Cairo's criminal court has approved the capital punishment for 28 people who have been found guilty of killing Egypt's Prosecutor General Hisham Barakat in 2015, local media reported Saturday. Tens of thousands of Brotherhood members have been jailed and convicted by Sisi's judiciary system over the past three years while many from the party's top echelon have been sentenced to death or life in jail.

World Sessions discussed Trump campaign with Russians
Author: 0 Sessions discussed Trump campaign with Russians

What's next: No final decision has been made on the nomination, which would require Senate confirmation and is certain to face intense pushback from Democrats. As we learned in the election campaign, the president had a tendency to believe he was immune to court orders in the private sector - even destroying evidence requested by judges, rather than turning it over.

World Linkin Park Singer Chester Bennington's Death: New Details Emerge
Author: 0 Linkin Park Singer Chester Bennington's Death: New Details Emerge

Linkin Park was making stops worldwide for their One More Light North American Tour, and they were scheduled to play in Phoenix at Talking Stick Resort Arena on August 30. LINKIN PARK: (Singing) There's something inside me that pulls beneath the surface, consuming, confusing. Linkin Park has not released an official statement following Bennington's death by suicide Thursday.

World Gilas' B team mangles India
Author: 0 Gilas' B team mangles India

Pessumal and Vosotros scored 14 points apiece, hitting four three-pointers each. Matthew Wright finished with a ideal 5-of-5 from deep as Gilas Pilipinas blasted India in the Jones Cup. "This is part of our preparation for that competition", added Reyes. Matthew Wright led topscored with 19 points on a flawless 5-of-5 shooting from the three-point area, while 6-foot-8 Filipino-German Christian Standhardinger added 10 points and four rebounds.

Author: 0 New White House comms director once called Donald Trump a 'hack politician'

On Friday, President Trump announced that Scaramucci will oversee the entire White House communications operation and report directly to him. Wonder who will play Scaramucci? NY hedge-fund investor Anthony Scaramucci , President Donald Trump's newly appointed communications director, didn't jell with the president right away.

World National Weather Service predicts 'multiple rounds' of thunderstorms this weekend
Author: 0 National Weather Service predicts 'multiple rounds' of thunderstorms this weekend

Lows will be in the upper 70s to lower 80s. Afternoon and evening thunderstorms should be focused over primarily southern parts of our coverage area today , especially over the higher terrain south and southwest of Pueblo. Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 71. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 81.

World Israeli Army Publishes Video of Hezbollah Men on Lebanon-Israel Border
Author: 0 Israeli Army Publishes Video of Hezbollah Men on Lebanon-Israel Border

The Lebanese Shiite militant Hezbollah movement announced on Friday morning that it was launching a military operation against the Jabhat Fatah al Sham terrorist group (formerly known as the Nusra Front, banned in Russia). The Lebanese army has staged a number of raids in border towns such as Arsal aimed at dislodging militants from the Islamic State militant group (ISIS) and Hayat Tahrir al-Sham from the country entirely.

World Boots 'truly sorry' for response to morning-after pill price campaign
Author: 0 Boots 'truly sorry' for response to morning-after pill price campaign

However, Superdrug charges £27 for Levonelle and £35 for an alternative emergency contraceptive pill, EllaOne. It was accused of hypocrisy in its stance towards women after running a series of feminist-themed adverts, whilst others said its policies echoed the anti-abortion DUP and would impact those on low incomes.

World Australian Man Dies in Faulty Air Bag Crash
Author: 0 Australian Man Dies in Faulty Air Bag Crash

The 58-year-old male, who was driving the Honda, died at the scene. Investigations revealed the man's death was likely due to a fault in the airbag, causing the man to be struck in the neck with a piece of shrapnel. National Highway Safety Administration (NHTSA) order resulted in the recall of more than 42 million cars, the largest recall in U.S. history to date.

World Putin says 'undecided' on standing for president in 2018 vote
Author: 0 Putin says 'undecided' on standing for president in 2018 vote

As an even further precaution, the studio is said to be using encrypted scripts throughout production. If EuropaCorp really was frightened of Putin and a possible retaliation, the studio might have scrapped the entire project-which will undoubtedly refresh the public's memory of the disaster, which was a symbol of national failure for Russian Federation.

World Kushner Companies Still Using White House Connection to Stir Chinese Interest
Author: 0 Kushner Companies Still Using White House Connection to Stir Chinese Interest

Initial filings showed the couple held between $240 million and $740 million. They include more than $2.4 million from the new Trump hotel near the White House . On his updated disclosure, Kushner said he "has been and will continue to be recused from particular matters in the broker-dealer, real estate, and online financial services sectors to the extent they would have a direct and predictable effect on Cadre".

World Kerala Congress MLA accused of raping 51-year-old woman, arrested
Author: 0 Kerala Congress MLA accused of raping 51-year-old woman, arrested

Earlier in the day, Vincent, who was booked on the aforementioned charges, was arrested and presented in a local court. A court here sent him to 14 days judicial custody. Meanwhile, there were widespread protests in the State soon after the MLA's arrested in the evening. Known for his "clean" image, Vincent started his political career in the KSU - the Congress' student wing - and was a popular face in the state capital.

World 'Texas continues to do better': State adds robust 40200 jobs in June
Author: 0 'Texas continues to do better': State adds robust 40200 jobs in June

Scott also touted that Florida created 18,000 private-sector jobs last month, which pushed the state's annual private-sector growth rate to 3.1 percent. Across the Texoma area, the unemployment rate was 3.9 percent with the lowest jobless rate in Fannin County at 3.6 percent. San Angle: 2017 4.2 unemployment versus 2016 2.7%.

World Judge's monster homer leads Yanks to 5-1 win over Mariners
Author: 0 Judge's monster homer leads Yanks to 5-1 win over Mariners

The monstrous three-run shot in the fifth inning off Andrew Moore almost left the ballpark, landing in the third-to-last row of the second deck at Safeco, a place seldom, if ever, visited by baseballs, even during batting practice. Aaron Judge took over the Major League Baseball lead with his 31st home run. The White Sox have lost seven straight and 10 of 11. "Bad pitch in a bad spot and a bad result".