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Sierra Leone mudslides death toll rises to more than 400

The death toll could reportedly reach 1000 as 600 more people are still missing, a phenomenon Seidu Nuhu believes deserves support from every single soul. Burials have already begun for some of the dead, with volunteers digging graves for mass funerals of the victims. UNICEF called the damage "unprecedented" on Thursday and warned children were at risk, while the United Nations humanitarian affairs office said four registration centres for unaccompanied minors had been established.

Tayyip Erdogan blasts Merkel, urges Turks in Germany to vote against her

He has lashed out at Germany before. Yet the two countries are major trade partners and allies in North Atlantic Treaty Organisation. Tensions between Erdogan and the European Union were increased in 2016 after an abortive coup attempt against him.

OkCupid bans white supremacist "for life", asks daters to report others

Earlier today, the dating site announced on Twitter that a user had informed it that self-proclaimed fascist and wannabe comedian Christopher Cantwell, a.k.a. "I think you're going to kill me". In a now-deleted post on his personal blog from December 2014, Cantwell said he enjoyed using OkCupid more than services like Tinder, HowAboutWe, MeetMe and Zoosk because there were more "real people" as opposed to spam.

White House kills Trump's infrastructure council

According to historians and the SPLC report , most Confederate monuments were erected during the Jim Crow era of racial segregation and in response to the civil rights movement. "Great to see that Dr. Kelli Ward is running against Flake Jeff Flake, who is WEAK on borders, crime and a non- factor in Senate". Though Trump often makes their job easier, they would savage any Republican president, including the venerable Vice President Mike Pence, should he later ascend to the office.

Man charged after human remains found in shopping cart in the Bronx

Police said it was stuffed in a cardboard box that was covered by a black bag and placed inside a folding shopping cart. Orr was arrested for concealment of a human corpse, possession of controlled substances, use of drug paraphernalia and sale of controlled substances, police said.

Man shot, held after stabbings in Finland

The witness added that another elderly woman was injured on the other side of the square where the incident reportedly took place. "This man was taken away from the scene in an ambulance". The motive for the attack remains unknown at present, though The Mirror reports that one of the attackers was heard screaming "Allahu Akbar". But there has been no official confirmation of casualties.

US Court Deports PLFP Jerusalem Supermarket Terrorist for Lying on her Applications

She then went to America, got her U.S. immigrant visa in 1994 and became a citizen in 2004, lying both times about her criminal past. In 2014, she was convicted of immigration fraud for failing to disclose her terror conviction and subsequent imprisonment.

Michael Barrymore to receive major payout for unlawful arrest

Essex Police has admitted the arrest was unlawful, as the arresting officer did not have reasonable grounds to suspect that Mr Barrymore was guilty. The former Celebrity Big Brother housemate, real name Michael Parker, 65, was a hugely popular entertainer at the height of his career, having hosted numerous television programmes including My Kind of People, My Kind of Music and Strike It Lucky among others, thought the 70s, 80s and 90s.

Erdogan urges Turks in Germany not to support CDU, SPD or Greens

They are all enemies of Turkey", Erdogan told reporters in Istanbul in televised comments. "I am calling on all my countrymen in Germany: the Christian Democrats, SDP, the Green Party are all enemies of Turkey". "Turkey has no responsibility", the Turkish president said. Erdogan, an authoritarian leader whose roots are in political Islam, has accused Germany of anti-Turkish and anti-Muslim sentiment.

Fox's Murdoch slams Trump's Charlottesville response

Murdoch's comments stand out among those of Trump's other detractors; the Fox News network, which is under the parent company 21st Century Fox, has shown more sympathy to the Trump White House than other major outlets, and the president often praises its coverage.

Samurai sword attack at Taipei's Presidential Office

Lu, who was arrested at the scene, said he was expressing his political views and had stolen the sword from a nearby history museum, police told AFP . Lu, 51, is now being questioned by police. Presidential Office spokesman Alex Huang said the wounded officer was transported to National Taiwan University Hospital and was in a stable condition with cuts to his neck.

UK Stands With US Against Racism Amid Charlottesville Far-Right Rally - May

It wasn't until Monday afternoon that he bluntly called "KKK, neo-Nazis, White Supremacists, and other hate groups. repugnant to everything we hold dear as Americans". Mr Spencer is one of a number of white nationalist leaders who have given voice to a legion of angry white men who feel that their status in America is being eroded by multiculturalism, feminism, global trade and affirmative action.

Targa Resources, Inc. (NYSE:TRGP) Experiences Lighter than Average Trading Volume

Four analysts have provided estimates for Targa Resources' earnings, with estimates ranging from ($0.19) to ($0.01). About 54,458 shares traded. Nationwide Fund has invested 0% in Targa Resources Corp (NYSE:TRGP). Among 13 analysts covering MGM Resorts ( NYSE:MGM ), 12 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 8% are positive. Equities research analysts expect Targa Resources, Inc.

Bhagalpur funds scam: RJD ups ante, asks Nitish-SuMo to quit

The cases were being investigated by the economic offences unit (EOU) of the Bihar Police. The state police on Thursday issued a lookout notice against the secretary of the accused NGO, "Srijan" and her husband for allegedly swindling over Rs 950 crore of government money in Bhagalpur.

Donald Trump's close aide says United States at economic war with China

Reacting to Bannon's interview, Hua Chunying, the Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson reiterated that Beijing believes that the country's trade relationship with the U.S. He said there was no reason to go soft on China in order to get Beijing's support over North Korea because he believed China would do little more to rein in Pyongyang.

TODAY'S FORECAST: Mostly cloudy, chance of showers and thunderstorms

We should see clear to partly cloudy skies with highs in the upper 80s. Southwest wind 10 to 16 miles per hour. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible. Thursday Night: Overnight lows will drop back down into the mid 70's for most of the Big Country. Today: Sunny. High around 90 with light wind.

Pinhole projector offers safe way to view total solar eclipse

There, you can see the projection of the eclipsed sun on the paper inside the box. "Those spaces will project pinhole images of the sun", said AAA press officer, Dr. A longer box will give you a larger projection! - Tape the paper inside the box and seal the top. Hold your fingers in a waffle pattern, with the shadow projected on a hard surface such as a sidewalk or deck.

Lufthansa wants up to 90 Air Berlin aircraft: Sueddeutsche

Niki is not part of Air Berlin's insolvency proceedings. Dropped by its biggest shareholder Etihad, which kept for years to flot, Air Berlin, had indicated on Tuesday that its planes would continue to fly. Transport Minister Alexander Dobrindt has called for Lufthansa to buy a major part of the assets, saying Germany needs a "national champion" in worldwide aviation.

Trump scraps business forums after CEOs resign in protest

The initiative was designed to advice the president on ways to create more manufacturing jobs in the United States. Jim Kamsickas, president, CEO and director of Dana Inc., released a statement following Trump announced the council would dissolve.

South Korea's Moon says no military action without Seoul's consent

General Joe Dunford, the chairman of the U.S. joint chiefs of staff, also told reporters during his visit to Beijing that the USA has no plans to "dial back" military exercises with South Korea , which have angered both China and North Korea .

Tillerson says U.S. prepared to use force against N Korea

North Korea has released propaganda posters boasting that the U.S. mainland "is within our strike range!" and condemning United Nations sanctions over its recent missile tests. The Japanese Defence Ministry wants to introduce a land-based Aegis missile defence system to address North Korea's missile threats and has chose to seek funding in the next fiscal year to cover the system design costs, a Japanese defence official told Reuters .

Lacazette happy with Gunners start

Giroud outmuscled Harry Maguire to meet Granit Xhaka's corner with a strong header that hit the bar and bounced behind the line before Leicester goalkeeper Kasper Schmeichel could club it away. "We conceded three goals, yes, but we scored four goals as well and the game was of quality". Competition will allow us to improve again and again.

Enfrentamiento entre el Gobierno y Cristina por el recuento de votos

Unidad Ciudadana está convencida de que muchos votos pertenecen a la tercera sección electoral, donde aplastó a Cambiamos . Lo importante es que la gente nos dio un voto de confianza, aún con dificultades económicas”, dijo Amadeo. Hoy los mismos que se quejaban anoche (la del domingo) de la demora en la carga, son los que no votaron en el Senado el voto electrónico. En esas tres localidades, el escrutinio se obstaculizó en un promedio del 90 por ciento.

India vs Australia 2017: Australia Announce ODI And T20I Squad

Uncapped left-arm fast bowler Jason Beherendorff has been picked in the T20I squad . AUSTRALIA has named its one-day worldwide and Twenty20 squads for the September-October tour of India . Veteran all-rounder Dan Christian and wicket keeper-batsman Tim Paine have also earned a call for three T-20 global matches against India. Starc's availability for the Ashes is crucial for Australia, who is hoping to draw from what potentially could be a formidable pace battery if the likes of Josh ...

Modi govt. has destroyed peace in J&K: Rahul

In his address on account of the 71st Independence Day, Prime Minister Modi said the Kashmir issue can't be resolved with bullets and abuses, but by embracing Kashmiris. PM said "GST showed India's capability". "We are committed for the development of Jammu and Kashmir and this is also the resolve of every Indian", the Prime Minister said in his speech from the Red Fort in Delhi.

You Can Now Reply To Instagram Messages With Videos And Photos

Instagram users can already reply to videos, photos, and reshared posts they receive in their DMs with a photo and video of their own. Your reply will automatically include a sticker of what you're replying to. At first, the company added comment thread option to its platform , enabling the users to follow the conversion with much ease. "This update will make your feed an even better place to share interests, get inspired and connect with others", the company said in a statement.

North Korea Dashes South's Hopes for Better Ties

South Korean President Moon Jae-in, who has previously advocated dialogue with North Korea , yesterday joined the calls for restraint . "So I want all South Koreans to believe with confidence that there will be no war". China and Russian Federation have both called for the U.S.to suspend large-scale military exercises in exchange for North Korea suspending its missile and nuclear test as a first step toward direct talks.

Dollar erases gains after Trump announces council disbanding

President Trump's main council of top corporate leaders disbanded on Wednesday after the president's controversial remarks in which he equated white nationalist hate groups with the protesters opposing them. Grandstanders should not have gone on. Johnson & Johnson chief executive Alex Gorsky, who had previously said he would remain on the manufacturing council in order to have a voice at the table, announced Trump's latest remarks were not sustainable.

Democrat Wasserman-Schultz' Former IT Guy Indicted On Four Felony Counts

Debbie Wasserman Schultz's troubles with her former IT aide Imran Awan aren't over yet. They obtained the home lines of credit in the amounts of $165,000 and $120,000 from the Congressional Federal Credit Union, which has a policy of not extending such lines of credit when the property securing the loans is rental property.

Donald Trump's presidency is a nightmare for Mitch McConnell's approval ratings

I noticed Stonewall Jackson is coming down", Trump said, "I wonder, is it George Washington next week? The survey period fully included Trump's first post-Charlottesville statement, the first "all sides" argument that took a beating in the press, and may have only barely included reaction to Monday's more prepared statement that rebuked white supremacists specifically.

World of Tanks is getting a single-player campaign this month

World of Tanks originally released in Russian Federation in 2010, seeing enormous success worldwide, which has allowed the developer, Wargaming, to expand the series with World of Warplanes in 2013 and World of Warships in 2015. Their work includes the highly acclaimed Dark Souls II, Just Cause 3, Terminator, RoboCop and the Dark Horse comic series World of Tanks: Roll Out , which released earlier this year in the USA and Europe.

South Korea proposes joint inquiry with North into Japanese colonial rule

North Korea threatened to attack the US in retaliation to the sanctions imposed by the United Nations over its missile tests, to which US President Donald Trump responded with an unusually fierce tone. Every year in August, the South Korean and U.S. forces jointly hold military exercises which include the world's largest computer-simulated war games and involve several thousand troops from both countries, reports Efe news.

Lawmaker threatens to introduce impeachment articles against Trump

Almost two-thirds of Americans said they considered the attack that led to a death in Charlottesville an act of "domestic terrorism", a view that spanned partisan lines. "I think it's more likely we're going to have snow tomorrow", Cohen said during a press conference in Memphis, the Tennessean reports. Cohen went on to detail other potentially impeachable actions Trump has committed, claiming he had no choice but to begin the process to remove the president from the White House.

No war on Korean peninsula: South Korean President

The South Korean leader insisted the United States will also consult with Seoul on any military action it may take against North Korea outside the Korean Peninsula. "I say this with confidence that there will be no war on the Korean Peninsula ever". Tensions have soared on the peninsula in recent months after Pyongyang carries out its first successful tests of an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM), bringing many USA cities within its range.

Lady Antebellum stars to become parents for the second time

While the latest news was quite exciting, it no doubt brought back some tough memories for lead singer Hillary, who had a miscarriage back in 2015. The third member of Lady Antebellum , Charles Kelley , and his wife Cassie have a 1-year-old named Ward.

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