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World James Franklin Receives 6-Year Extension
Author: 0 James Franklin Receives 6-Year Extension

Penn State offered Franklin the job back in January of 2014 after three very successful seasons at Vanderbilt. His buyout is $2 million this year. As reported by Fox Sports' Bruce Feldman, Franklin's new approved deal is for 6 years and $5.8 million per year.

World North Korea media grade South's Moon a 'fail'
Author: 0 North Korea media grade South's Moon a 'fail'

At a briefing yesterday to mark his 100th day in office, Moon insisted there will be no second Korean war but urged the North to stop further nuclear and missile tests, warning Pyongyang to end its "dangerous gamble". Moon also urged the North to come to the dialogue table, saying sanctions against Pyongyang aim only draw it out to talks. "We are closely monitoring every move by the United States".

World Long supports Malcolm Jenkins' protest during anthem
Author: 0 Long supports Malcolm Jenkins' protest during anthem

After getting an understanding for the message Long wished to convey, Jenkins agreed. Long has been outspoken about the events last weekend in Charlottesville , which is Long's hometown. There are ways that white people can get involved in trying to stand up for equality. "His biggest thing was that he feels that White me need to step up and be allies", Jenkins said.

World Powerball jackpot rises to $535 million for Saturday drawing
Author: 0 Powerball jackpot rises to $535 million for Saturday drawing

This is the fifth largest advertised jackpot in Powerball's history and the eighth largest jackpot in U.S. history. "So good luck to everyone across our state, and please play responsibly". "I didn't buy yet, but I will buy tickets, hopefully I'm going to win". The winning numbers for the Powerball drawing game are drawn from a field of one through 69.

World Boston gives permit for free speech rally, sets restrictions
Author: 0 Boston gives permit for free speech rally, sets restrictions

A crowd of counter-protesters gathered around the Soldiers and Sailors Monument in Boston Common in May. We have made it clear that we will not tolerate incitements to violence or any threatening behavior. She said tens of thousands of counterprotesters are expected. How will the city and police respond? . The permit for Saturday's event on Boston Common comes with severe restrictions, including a ban on backpacks, sticks and anything that could be used as a weapon.

World Winsett: Solar eclipse scams to avoid
Author: 0 Winsett: Solar eclipse scams to avoid

In the US, the path of the total eclipse will extend from Lincoln Beach, Oregon to Charleston, South Carolina . The path of totality will go from NY down to Dallas, so you will have to take a drive to see it. It ends at 12:03 p.m. Just make sure your eyes are protected. That's one way to look at the eclipse. Though eclipses have been observed for millennia, Dr.

Author: 0 Regional comms minister in dual citizen scandal

Mr Pitt wouldn't comment on Senator Nash's situation as it would now be referred to the High Court once parliament resumed on September 4. Desperate to cling to office, Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull today repeated his assertion that the High Court will declare the three ministers eligible to remain in parliament.

World More global aid pledged for Sierra Leone
Author: 0 More global aid pledged for Sierra Leone

The latest disaster follows the outbreak of the Ebola virus, which affected the region between 2014 and 2016 and claimed more than 11,000 lives. More than 600 people remain missing and search operations are hampered by the continuous rain, the United Nations said.

World Tayyip Erdogan tells Turks in Germany to vote against Angela Merkel
Author: 0 Tayyip Erdogan tells Turks in Germany to vote against Angela Merkel

Ties between Ankara and Berlin have been strained in the aftermath of last year's failed coup as Turkish authorities have sacked or suspended 150,000 people and detained more than 50,000 people, including German nationals. The Turkish diaspora in Germany is estimated at about three million. He was furious that the German government refused to let some of his allies campaign for him in Germany before the April vote, which paved the way for him to get sweeping new executive powers.

World Turkey's Erdogan calls German leaders 'enemies — BBCI
Author: 0 Turkey's Erdogan calls German leaders 'enemies — BBCI

Tensions have spiralled in recent months between Germany and Turkey, in one of the most significant crises in years between two North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies with longstanding historical links. Erdogan has blamed the SPD and CDU for using anti-Turkey rhetoric in their election campaigns, saying it is a disgrace for the country. But Gabriel denounced his comments as "an unprecedented act of interference in the sovereignty of our country".

World Osinbajo off to Rwanda for presidential inauguration
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Human Rights Watch (HRW) said in a statement Friday the victory followed a campaign in which Rwandans were forced to donate money to the ruling party and blocked from attending opposition rallies. Also accompanying the acting president was the minister of foreign affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama . During his inauguration speech, where he was re-elected for a third term with more than 98 percent of the votes, the president said that the West demands that we 'replace systems that work well for us ...

Author: 0 Norfolk Area Unemployment Rate Drops Again in July

The Arkansas Department of Workforce Services said Friday that the state's jobless rate in July is down six-tenths of a percentage point compared to the same month a year ago. Albin said in a news release. Indiana's unemployment rate rose last month for the first time in five months even as the state's private sector added jobs.

World White House to elevate cyber to full combatant command
Author: 0 White House to elevate cyber to full combatant command

Trump also said that Defence Secretary James Mattis will study whether Cyber Command should split from the NSA altogether. For now, Trump has agreed to raise the stature of Cyber Command within the military and give it more autonomy. Leadership of the NSA could be turned over to a civilian. Cybercom is charged with disrupting and destroying enemy's digital networks, according to the Pentagon.

World Trump tells Guam governor: 'We are with you 1000 percent'
Author: 0 Trump tells Guam governor: 'We are with you 1000 percent'

U.S. President Donald Trump and French President Emmanuel Macron spoke by phone on Saturday and agreed to work together on a crisis on the Korean Peninsula، the White House said in a statement، according to "Reuters". "If he utters one threat in the form of an overt threat - which by the way he has been uttering for years and his family has been uttering for years - or he does anything with respect to Guam or anyplace else that's an American territory or an American ally, he will truly regret ...

World Seoul looks to jumpstart diplomacy in N. Korea standoff
Author: 0 Seoul looks to jumpstart diplomacy in N. Korea standoff

Mr Dunford, who will also meet with leaders in Japan and China , "stressed that North Korea's ballistic missile and nuclear weapons programmes threaten the entire global community", the spokesman added . "Against North Korea, even with extreme pressure, it has to be solved peacefully and our opinion and USA opinion about this matter is not different", Moon said.

World PSG tell Arsenal to pay £32m for Draxler
Author: 0 PSG tell Arsenal to pay £32m for Draxler

United boss Jose Mourinho, like Wenger, is on the hunt for a winger. However, Draxler has been told that he is free to leave PSG this summer after the French club signed Brazil worldwide Neymar in a world-record £198m deal. In addition, the German provides proven leadership after captaining his country, and could take over the armband at the club as skipper Per Mertesacker is set to hang up his boots at the end of the season.

World Two Magazine Covers Drop The Mic On Trump's Charlottesville Response
Author: 0 Two Magazine Covers Drop The Mic On Trump's Charlottesville Response

The accompanying editorial is equally scathing, calling Trump a "politically inept, morally barren and temperamentally unfit for office". While it said Trump was not himself a white supremacist, the piece accused him of bungling "the simplest of political tests: finding a way to condemn Nazis", which had earned him the endorsement of David Duke, a former Imperial Wizard of the Ku Klux Klan.

World Arizona's Jefferson Davis Memorial Highway monument vandalized
Author: 0 Arizona's Jefferson Davis Memorial Highway monument vandalized

A stone monument of the president of the Confederate States, Jefferson Davis, was apparently tarred and feathered on Jefferson Davis Memorial Highway near Apache Junction . Some drivers who noticed the once pristine monument to Davis, who was the Confederacy's first and last president, weren't pleased with its makeover. On Thursday, President Trump proclaimed his position in the debate, tweeting that it is "sad to see the history and culture of our great country being ripped apart with ...

World Amit Shah holds strategic meeting for 2019 Lok Sabha elections
Author: 0 Amit Shah holds strategic meeting for 2019 Lok Sabha elections

Shah was accorded a warm welcome by the chief minister and other party leaders, including Kailash Vijaywargiya and Prabhat Jha as well as state party president Nandkumar Singh Chauhan, when he landed at Bhopal's Raja Bhoj airport. He briefed the party members on how to dominate the elections and increase the party's tally from the present 281 MPs to more than 360. Some State leaders too had been called for the meeting.

World ESPN won't ruin players or the game
Author: 0 ESPN won't ruin players or the game

Cartnick walked and scored on a wild pitch to cut it to 4-2 in the third, but New England got a two-RBIs triple from Matthew Vivona to break the game open in the fourth. The Jackson team opened the regional with a 16-6 victory over Washington, D.C., on August 6, followed by a 9-0 victory over Plainview of NY on August 7.

World 'Art of the Deal' ghostwriter predicts Trump will resign
Author: 0 'Art of the Deal' ghostwriter predicts Trump will resign

The journalist criticised the American leader, calling him a "toddler with reactive attachment disorder" and whose development ended at 7 years old. "Remember that every time Trump criticizes and demeans someone he is projecting his deep sense of inadequacy & self-hatred onto others".

World Pakistan's anti-graft body summons Sharif, sons
Author: 0 Pakistan's anti-graft body summons Sharif, sons

The NAB confirmed that Sharif and his sons have been directed to appear before NAB's Lahore office on August 18. On July 28, a five-member Supreme Court bench disqualified Sharif from continuing in his office for possessing a work permit at the firm of his son in the UAE.