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Aug 25 2016

Philippines drug war deaths climb to 1800, president spars with UN

At least 1,779 drug suspects have been killed , including 712 who were gunned down in clashes with police, with the rest being slain in still-unclear circumstances, poss...

Aug 25 2016

Hundreds more in Valley get jobs in July

Unemployment in Miami County fell to 4.1 percent last month from 4.3 percent in June. In the region, IN had the second lowest July unemployment rate behind Michigan's 4...

Aug 25 2016

Turkey not sure if wedding party bomber a child

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan condemned the attack in a statement , saying it was likely carried out by Islamic State (IS) terrorists. "Early information on who...

Aug 25 2016

Tennessee approves health insurance rate hikes

Tennessee Insurance Commissioner Julie McPeak called the increases substantial and said the state's exchange was "very near collapse". Alex Tobert, founder of Bernard H...

Aug 25 2016

China tops Serbia to win women's volleyball gold

The US went on to win gold. China's women secured a come-from-behind win over Serbia to take gold in the volleyball for the third time on Saturday. Serbia had pulled ...

Aug 25 2016

Clovis Oncology Adding To Yesterday's Substantial Gain

Clovis Oncology's market cap is presently $886.7M. With a target action date for rucaparib in hand, Clovis hopes to recover from a major setback earlier this year when...

Aug 25 2016

In latest hedge, Trump says immigration laws can be softened

It nearly seems like they're throwing darts at a map and deciding that way". Give Donald Trump a chance. By continuing to hold rallies each night, Trump is drawing focu...

Aug 24 2016

Man arrested in connection with California wildfires

He is suspected of starting numerous fires in the area in the past year, including the Clayton Fire. Fire crews gained some significant ground on a massive Northern Cal...

Aug 24 2016

Turkey recalls its ambassador to Vienna

At the beginning of the month, Austrian Chancellor Christian Kern slammed Ankara's post-coup crackdown, saying that is an example of why Turkey can not join the EU. Turke...

Aug 24 2016

Stanford University takes aim at alcohol-fueled parties

All new and returning undergraduates are being sent a letter outlining the new student alcohol policy. Lastly, only bottles of hard liquor smaller than 750 milliliters ar...

Aug 24 2016

Three Children, One Man Killed In 3-Alarm South Chicago Fire

One witness said he tried to get his own ladder to help people trapped on the third floor, but before he knew it, a man jumped from a window with a baby in his arms. Thre...

Aug 24 2016

Bridgewater resumes throwing, with Vikes QB depth a concern

Minnesota Vikings quarterback Teddy Bridgewater has resumed throwing with his sore shoulder. "I told you guys when I first got here I would try and be as transparent...

Aug 23 2016

Former Raiders QB Todd Marinovich arrested naked with marijuana

Todd Marinovich with Marv and mother in 1986 in San Juan Capistrano. "The caller stated that there was a naked person on Venta Spur Trail", Irvine police Commander Mike...

Aug 23 2016

Campaign, party officials insist Trump getting back on track

That message has not resonated well with many minority voters. "We'll look at back at these two weeks. and say, why in the world didn't Hillary Clinton's campaign total...

Aug 23 2016

Farah defends 5K gold, Lagat gets bronze

He is the first man in 40 years, after Lasse Viren, to complete the feat at Olympic level. On Sunday, hours before the closing ceremony, Farah was back on a plane. in a...

Aug 23 2016

Nigerian oil militants declare ceasefire, ready to negotiate

Like we said in our previous message, only a credibly convened conference of Niger Delta stakeholders, made up of real, grass-rooted representatives from the six core Nig...

Aug 23 2016

Trump delays immigration speech

Trump reportedly met Saturday with a group of Hispanic leaders about a "humane and efficient" approach to immigration policy. "What Donald Trump says is, we need a fair...

Aug 23 2016

Child bomber in Turkey not the only violent use of children

Iraqi security forces detain a boy after removing a suicide vest from him in Kirkuk, Iraq, August 21, 2016. A suicide bomber as young as 12 killed at least 51 people ...

Aug 23 2016

USA scrambled jets to protect its advisers in Syria: Pentagon

Thursday's close call prompted the US -led coalition to begin patrolling the airspace over Hasakah, and led to another incident Friday, in which two Syrian Su-24 bombers ...

Aug 23 2016

Si Woo Kim opens 3-stroke lead in Wyndham Championship

Kim Si-woo hits a shot from the sand on the 15th hole during the third round of the Wyndham Championship at Sedgefield Country Club in Greensboro, North Carolina, Satur...