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World Firefighters rescue OH woman entangled by boa constrictor
Author: 0 Firefighters rescue OH woman entangled by boa constrictor

Crews arrived to find the 5-foot snake wrapped around the woman's neck and biting her nose in the woman's driveway. A woman in Sheffield Lake claims she was being attacked by her 5-and-a-half-foot boa constrictor. Per WOIO , firefighters who responded to the incident found the woman with a five-foot snake wrapped around her and biting her repeatedly. The woman was taken to a hospital for apparent non-life threatening injuries.

World Ferrari driver wrecks $288000 supercar just an hour after he bought it
Author: 0 Ferrari driver wrecks $288000 supercar just an hour after he bought it

Officials released photos of the still-smoldering black sports auto which was mostly reduced to crumbled metal by the time the fire went out. Once the auto finally came to rest the driver was able to escape with minor injuries, but then he had to watch fire consume what was left of the once-great machine.

World Tokyo readies new sanctions not directly linked to Pyongyang's nuke, missile threats
Author: 0 Tokyo readies new sanctions not directly linked to Pyongyang's nuke, missile threats

In the past year alone Kim Jong Un has tested 28 missiles , more than his father and his grandfather during their entire reign combined. Patrick Cronin (second from left) said North Korea's recent threat to blow at the heart of the us? shows what it fears most is the toppling of the Kim family regime, at a panel discussion Thursday with Peter Harrell (first from the left), Rachel Ziemba (second from right) and Edward Fishman (first from right) at the Center for a New American Security.

World Trump tweets that Gen. John Kelly is new chief of staff
Author: 0 Trump tweets that Gen. John Kelly is new chief of staff

We accomplished a lot together and I am proud of him!" Priebus has grown increasingly isolated in the White House, as past Republican National Committee colleagues and other allies have left or been pushed out of the West Wing. Now Trump has reportedly injected new uncertainty into an already fraught situation. Those who have departed include former deputy chief of staff Katie Walsh, outgoing press secretary Sean Spicer and press aide Michael Short.

World Boulder weather: Temperatures in the 80s, possible rain through the weekend
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Monday: Sunny, warm. High: Mid-upper 80s. North wind around 5 miles per hour. MONDAY NIGHT: Mostly clear skies and mild temperature develop with a low of 62 degrees. Winds will start from the southeast at 12 miles per hour and will stay around 12-14 miles per hour all day, but by evening, the storms will come from the south.

World Senate rejects Obamacare repeal without replacement
Author: 0 Senate rejects Obamacare repeal without replacement

Days before Donald Trump assumed the presidency in January, Zolbrod said that 10 to 15 percent of his clients are not getting Obamacare subsidies and are angry that their premiums have almost doubled and their deductibles have almost tripled from their pre-Obamacare amounts.

World Israeli embassy staff home after Amman standoff
Author: 0 Israeli embassy staff home after Amman standoff

The guard immediately went to the embassy, with Jordanian officials demanding that he be surrendered. "We have started a large scale investigation into the incident and ordered the prosecutor general to look at all the details", the police said in a statement.

World Antofagasta plc (ANTO) PT Lowered to GBX 720 at HSBC Holdings plc
Author: 0 Antofagasta plc (ANTO) PT Lowered to GBX 720 at HSBC Holdings plc

On Tuesday, January 31 the stock rating was maintained by Shore Capital with "Buy". 09/13/2016 - Vodafone Group Plc had its "buy" rating reiterated by analysts at Deutsche Bank. It has a 28.77 P/E ratio. The Company's segments include Life business, Unit Trust business, Distribution business and Other. FinnCap has "Corporate" rating and GBX 375 target.

World US Treasury sanctions Iranian companies after 'provocative' satellite launch
Author: 0 US Treasury sanctions Iranian companies after 'provocative' satellite launch

Such a move by the Department of Treasury comes a day after Iran carried out launch of the Simorgh space launch vehicle. The US said the rocket launch violated the UN Security Council resolution that endorsed the 2015 nuclear deal and called upon Iran to not undertake activities related to ballistic missiles capable of delivering nuclear weapons, including launches using such technology.

World Scaramucci targets Priebus, Bannon in expletive-ridden call with reporter
Author: 0 Scaramucci targets Priebus, Bannon in expletive-ridden call with reporter

The White House's chief spokeswoman is dodging a question about whether the president has full confidence in his embattled chief of staff, Reince Priebus (ryns PREE'-bus). In fact, no leak had occurred; the disclosure form was public information available upon request. "Newt Gingrich, a former House speaker and frequent outside adviser to Trump, said in an interview that Scaramucci's attacks on Priebus are problematic".

World Sun-seekers flee as flames take over the French Riviera
Author: 0 Sun-seekers flee as flames take over the French Riviera

In addition, a fire that was contained Tuesday evening in La Croix Valmer after burning two homes and leaving one firefighter seriously injured reignited on Wednesday, the Var prefecture said. Spokesman Ardian Bita says fires are blazing in five western and central districts, damaging 15 hectares (37 acres) of pastures, vineyards and dozens of olive trees.

World Trump continues to see high approval ratings in Louisiana
Author: 0 Trump continues to see high approval ratings in Louisiana

In two other crucial swing states, his results are mixed, with Florida at only a 42 percent approval rating, but OH at 47 percent. Other recent polls show a similar split when it comes to impeaching the president. The analysis provides more of a general feel for Trump's popularity in the first months of his term rather than a snapshot of opinion in any particular week.

Author: 0 South Korea still calmly waiting for North's response on military talks proposal

Referring to reports the missile test moved up estimates of the timeline for fielding a reliable long-range nuclear missile, Brooks, said: "We believe they have". This basically scuttles any chance of discontinuing mutual hostile activities along the military demarcation line on July 27, the anniversary of the armistice agreement, as President Moon Jae-in proposed during his Berlin Declaration on July 6.

World PM Modi inaugurates Dr APJ Abdul Kalam memorial in Rameswaram
Author: 0 PM Modi inaugurates Dr APJ Abdul Kalam memorial in Rameswaram

PM Modi flagged off Rameswaram-Faizabad Express via video conference. For the fisheries project, the Centre has granted 200 crore rupees to the state. The building's main dome is a replica of the Rashtrapati Bhavan and the entrance of the memorial depicts the India Gate. Abdul Kalam built at the place where the People's President was laid to rest at his native place by the mourning family and thousands of grieving admirers this day two years ago.

World Anthony Scaramucci Vs. Reince Priebus: White House Drama Escalates
Author: 0 Anthony Scaramucci Vs. Reince Priebus: White House Drama Escalates

CNN contributor Ryan Lizza said Wednesday night that Scaramucci blamed Priebus "for blocking him at every turn" when he tried to get a job in the White House soon after Trump was elected. "It's absolutely, completely and totally reprehensible", he said. "I know that there was a public disclosure mechanism in my financial forms", he said.

World Trump Jr., Manafort not to testify publicly
Author: 0 Trump Jr., Manafort not to testify publicly

The Tuesday morning interview was held at the request of Manafort's legal team, specifically for the goal of discussing the June 2016 meeting he participated in with Kushner, the president's son, Donald Trump, Jr., a Russian lawyer with purported Kremlin ties and others with various connections to Russia, according to a person familiar with the meeting.

World Businessmen sue United Airlines over death of giant rabbit
Author: 0 Businessmen sue United Airlines over death of giant rabbit

The lawsuit [ PDF ], filed in a Polk County, IA, court earlier this week, explains that the plaintiffs - the "Simon Group" -had meant to display Simon as the "world's largest rabbit" during the 10-day annual fair in Des Moines, all while selling related merchandise, including hats, shirts, miniature versions of Simon, and books.

World Further clashes over East Jerusalem holy site
Author: 0 Further clashes over East Jerusalem holy site

Israel installed metal detectors at entrances to the compound after two police officers on guard there were fatally shot on July 14. They noted that "alternatives" were being considered in regard to the metal detectors positioned at the entrance to the site.

World Vikings place Bridgewater on PUP list
Author: 0 Vikings place Bridgewater on PUP list

Bridgewater suffered a torn ACL and dislocated knee just 11 months ago. "But he's a complete player that dominates the game - run and pass". Bridgewater said he's not looking too far down the road and that he's still re-learning his body.

World Recovered Pakistani diplomats return home from Afghanistan
Author: 0 Recovered Pakistani diplomats return home from Afghanistan

Two Pakistani diplomats who were abducted in Afghanistan were recovered in an operation conducted by security forces, Afghan President Ashraf Ghani told Pakistani officials in Kabul on Wednesday. This comes as the officials have always been insisting that the Afghan militant groups, specifically the Haqqani terrorist network are having freedom of actions and sanctuaries under the support of certain elements in Pakistan from where they plan and launch attacks in Afghanistan.

World National Night Out brings crime prevention awareness to Cloverdale
Author: 0 National Night Out brings crime prevention awareness to Cloverdale

The event starts at 7:30 p.m. "The National Night Out promotes police-community relationships", Tamburini said earlier this week. Bottoms said the department has hosted the annual event locally since 2007. That includes Boy Scouts, activity groups for teens, the Senior Activity Center, Anacortes Public Library, Skagit County Sheriff's Office and the Anacortes Fire Department.

World Mandatory visitor evacuation ordered for Ocracoke island
Author: 0 Mandatory visitor evacuation ordered for Ocracoke island

According to Bonita Harris with the Virginia Power and Caper Hatteras Electric Cooperative power has failed because of a problem with equipment. A state of emergency has been issued for Ocracoke Island due to a massive power outage that could take days or weeks to fix, according to WAVY .

World Muslims Love America But Most Don't Approve Of Trump
Author: 0 Muslims Love America But Most Don't Approve Of Trump

The Pew survey is its third on American Muslims since 2007, and its first since Trump took office January 20. 68 percent said President Donald Trump makes them feel anxious, compared to 31 percent who said he does not. While 65 percent of U.S. Muslims disapprove of Trump in the 2017 survey , 69 percent disapproved of Bush in 2007. Governments worldwide have also adopted more expansive policies which target Muslim communities and countries.

World Diageo global marketing spend increase helps it reach profit of £3.6bn
Author: 0 Diageo global marketing spend increase helps it reach profit of £3.6bn

Globally, Diageo posted a 4% organic sales increase to £12.1 billion ($16b) for the year, as operating profit before exceptional items rose 6% to £3.6 billion ($4.7b). "Our productivity work is delivering ahead of expectations allowing us to reinvest in our brands, drive margin improvement and generate consistent strong cash flow", he said.

World Eclipse Safety Goes Beyond Your Eyes
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You can contribute observations of the total solar eclipse or partial solar eclipse . "You'll have a glow. Before and after totality , and at all times outside the path of totality , you must use a special-purpose safe solar filter when looking directly at the sun ".