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World $3M Lawsuit filed in Charlottesville vehicle attack
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Court papers say the sisters were sitting in a auto when James Fields Jr. plowed into a crowd of people and struck their vehicle Saturday afternoon. Two Virginia sisters wounded in the Charlottesville auto attack filed a $3 million lawsuit Tuesday against the Nazi-sympathizing motorist and several alt-right leaders.

World Seahawks sign Tramaine Brock; agent says 49ers wanted CB back
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Prosecutors said there was insufficient evidence to proceed with the case because the accuser declined to cooperate. Brock's agent, Ron Slavin, also spoke to the media after practice and said 11 teams expressed interest in the cornerback, the 49ers included.

World SpaceX launches 12th resupply mission to the International Space Station
Author: 0 SpaceX launches 12th resupply mission to the International Space Station

Despite the relatively high favorability rating, the forecast, provided by the U.S. Air Force's 45th Weather Squadron, indicates the rocket may have to launch through rain. The cargo capsule also contained a Hewlett Packard Enterprise ( hpe ) supercomputer meant to help researchers understand how supercomputers function in space over extended periods.

Author: 0 Dem Rep Introduces Resolution Demanding Trump Fire White Supremacists From Administration

Lee was met with many counter-protesters over the weekend, and the episode descended into violence that resulted in the death of 32-year-old Heather Heyer, a counter-protester. Palomarez made headlines in January when he joined the president's diversity council following Trump's election, and was reportedly considered for a position within the administration.

World Two men escape from inmate firefighting crew in Washington
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Tyray Munter, 30, and Maksim Petrovskiy, 22, were part of a Department of Natural Resources fire crew battling a blaze that broke out Saturday. The Department of Corrections says overnight inmate checks found them in their bunks, but by 2:50 a.m., they were gone.

World Woman Shows Injuries Mugabe's Wife Allegedly Inflicted On Daughter
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Pictures on social media appeared to show Engels bleeding from her head after the alleged assault at the hotel in the upmarket business district of Sandton. "They've got the powers to decide that it's not in the interests of the community or it might create animosity between us and Zimbabwe". Police initially claimed Mugabe had turned herself before revealing that she had not.

World Amber Alert kids found safe, suspect in custody
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Brownsburg police Sgt. April Hyde says 25-year-old Cristhian Garcia was arrested about noon Wednesday after a downtown Indianapolis traffic stop. Police ended up empty-handed in the search for a suspect in connection with a shooting in Brownsburg.

World Big Ten Releases Iowa Women's Conference Slate
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Minnesota returns home November 29 to take part in the Big Ten/ACC Challenge, hosting NCAA Tournament qualifier Miami at the Barn. If Rutgers is going to finish outside of the Big Ten basement for the first time, it must take care of business in those games.

World Lawrence Humane Society to waive adoption fees for all pets Saturday
Author: 0 Lawrence Humane Society to waive adoption fees for all pets Saturday

The waived fees are made possible by the Jonard family who is sponsoring the event. The Tulsa SPCA will adopt dogs and cats on a "name your price" system in the hopes of clearing the shelter, according to a news release. Smith also announced that, starting Sunday, the shelter will be open on Sundays for the first time in its history. The Humane Society of Elkhart County is now experiencing a very high intake of cats and kittens.

World Zambian opposition leader walks free in treason case
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Among the trumped up charges was that on 5th and 8th April 2017, Mr. Hichilema and his co-accused conspired to usurp state power by according the UPND leader a status of the republican President in Western Province after he was received by huge crowds at the Kuomboka ceremony.

World LeT commander killed in encounter at Pulwama
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Ayub Lelhari, a self styled commander of Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT), was killed on Wednesday in an encounter with security forces in South Kashmir's Pulwama district. However, another report quoting the villagers said that he was killed inside the vehicle and later the security forces took his corpse along. A CRPF jawan, who was injured in August 14 grenade attack by militants in Magam area of central Kashmir's Budgam district, succumbed to injuries today.

World Canadians killed in Burkina Faso remembered for wanting to bring change
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One, a former French teacher from Toronto, the other a veterinary volunteer from Montreal. Chen's husband, Mehsen Fenaiche, a citizen of Senegal, was also killed. "The inquiry could take a long time and we need to work with other countries", he said. "We ask our volunteers not to go to places where there are a lot of people, masses of people or where there's a lot of foreigners".

World Saudi Arabia denies seeking mediation with Iran
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His Highness Sheikh Mohamed Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, received at Al Shatwa Palace, Abu Dhabi, Moqtada Al Sadr, leader of the Sadrist Movement in the Republic of Iraq on Sunday evening.

World USA officials downplay risk of nuclear war
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The Democratic People's Republic of Korea is not a normal state, Kim Jong-Un is not a normal leader, and North Korea is a miserable place. Mike Pompeo, the director of the Central Intelligence Agency, said Sunday that North Korea had developed "at an alarming pace" his ability to launch a nuclear attack against the United States, but was keen to get a sense of the imminence of a military confrontation with Pyongyang .

World China Vice Premier Wang Yang in Nepal, Doklam on agenda
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Chinese Vice-Premier Wang Yang's trip to Kathmandu was meant to boost economic ties with its western neighbour, and came amid an ongoing border clash with India. Pakistan totally agrees with China's proposal to push forward the pragmatic cooperation between the two sides and is willing to work together with China to continue to press ahead with the CPEC project, expand bilateral trade, deepen and broaden pragmatic cooperation in all fields, Abbasi said.

World North Korea sets targets on Guam, but waits for US
Author: 0 North Korea sets targets on Guam, but waits for US

Xi also stressed that China shares common interests with the U.S.in "achieving denuclearization" and maintaining "peace and stability" in the region. Trump again urged the regime of Kim Jong-Un to keep its nuclear weapons and ballistic missile programs in check, as the North's official news agency accused the United States of driving the situation "to the brink" of war.

World Chief Ministers attend Independence Day ceremonies in provincial capitals
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The festivities began with gun salutes in Islamabad and in each of the four provincial capitals. Independence day is a national holiday. Lahore is decorated with lights to marks 70th Pakistan's Independence Day. The High Commission of India and the Indian expatriate community in Sri Lanka celebrated the 71st Independence Day of India on Tuesday, 15 August 2017 at India House in Colombo.

World Watch Durham County Protesters Topple Confederate Statue After Charlottesville
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The Confederate War Memorial, built in 1896, is a monument of honor to those who fought and died to defend slavery on the Confederate side of the American Civil War. According to the Durham County Sheriff's Office, the latter two charges are Class H and Class F felonies. Law enforcement officers took video throughout the protest but didn't intervene.

World Attorney General Jeff Sessions to address sanctuary cities in Miami
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Sessions will be joined in Miami by the acting director of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, Tom Homan. He's expected to "contrast Miami-Dade's approach to "sanctuary policies" with that of cities like Chicago, which are defying the Trump administration's demand that local jails extend detentions of people suspected of immigration violations", the Herald says.

World Dashcam shows cops searching woman's vagina for 11 minutes
Author: 0 Dashcam shows cops searching woman's vagina for 11 minutes

Texas passed its law requiring a warrant for a body cavity search after two other black women were searched on the roadside. Charnesia Corley told Eyewitness News she had her legs up in the air for 10 minutes as the female officer held a torch and searched inside her for marijuana .

World North Korea spat renews push to change Guam's government
Author: 0 North Korea spat renews push to change Guam's government

Here's a closer look at Guam and its role in the USA and North Korea's ongoing war of words. "We are seeking a peaceful resolution to the crisis", General Dunford told local reporters. Photo A rally against the United States outside an American Army base in Seoul on Monday. Amid the fierce "war of words" that North Korea and the United States have been waging recently, Moon has refrained as much as possible from commenting while carefully following the situation.