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by | July 29, 2017 | 00:31

At another point, she says, "I don't even know what". "I have a boa constrictor stuck to my face!" A firefighter in OH cut the head off of a woman's pet boa constrictor after the 5-foot-long animal wouldn't let go of her face and nose, authorities said.

by | July 29, 2017 | 00:23

Brightest weather is forecast over northern and north-eastern Scotland, sheltered from the rain. Maximum temperature 20 °C. However, it will become cloudier along the south coast with the possibility of outbreaks of rain or drizzle there in the afternoon.

by | July 29, 2017 | 00:16

Following is the statement of Frederick Isasi, executive director of Families USA, on the Senate's failure Friday to pass the so-call "Skinny Repeal" bill of the Affordable Care Act (ACA). "An individual with diabetes, a chronic illness, doubles the likelihood of depression, which will double the cost of care". Blair suggested that all consumers should have catastrophic coverage with a high deductible that the government could back, with insurance companies insuring the difference.

by | July 29, 2017 | 00:13

Israel's embassy staff have since returned to Israel and Mr Netanyahu embraced the security guard and praised his handling of the situation. Local police said that the two killed Jordanians were working for a furniture firm and had entered the complex before the shooting began, and that an investigation has been launched into the incident.

by | July 29, 2017 | 00:10

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by | July 29, 2017 | 00:09

The Office of Foreign Assets Control imposed the sanctions on six Iran-based companies owned or controlled by Shahid Hemmat Industrial Group, the Treasury said in a statement. "Iran is not and will not be developing nuclear weapons; so by definition can not develop anything created to be capable of delivering them", Zarif wrote on Twitter.

by | July 29, 2017 | 00:06

Firefighters were at full stretch protecting houses and hamlets, sometimes stopping the blaze a few metres from homes as the flames swept towards the resort of Bormes-les-Mimosas. More than 70 percent of Portugal is enduring a severe drought. A wildfire last month in central Portugal killed 64 people in one night. The worst-affected areas continued to be in the central region of the country, especially a fire around Serta, about 200 kilometers (125 miles) northeast of Lisbon, which was ...

by | July 28, 2017 | 00:57

The Committee's vote prevents Blumenauer from offering the amendment when the House considers the FY 2018 Military Construction, Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies Appropriations bill later this week. "This vote is not only a blow against an outdated Reefer Madness mindset", says Marijuana Majority Chairman Tom Angell, who first reported Sessions' letter .

by | July 28, 2017 | 00:54

Surbaugh said the invitation to the sitting President to visit the Jamboree is a "longstanding tradition" dating to 1937. "These character-building experiences have not diminished in recent days at the jamboree - Scouts have continued to trade patches, climb rock walls, and share stories about the day's adventures", he said.

by | July 28, 2017 | 00:55

A sailing club near Bormes-Les-Mimosas was hosting 200 people, including tourists, who were evacuated on Wednesday night. Some 15 square miles of land have been reduced to ashes in the region of Provence. "The fire is contained", Frederic Marchi-Leccia of the Var Fire and Emergency Service told reporters on Thursday of the Bormes-les-Mimosas blaze that has forced many to sleep overnight in gyms and sailing clubs.

by | July 28, 2017 | 00:53

Your afternoon shot of politics, sent straight from the desk of Joshua Miller. The news about President Donald Trump and Russian Federation just keeps on coming. Sanders was responding to a question by Stephanopoulos about a tweet by the president Saturday decrying what Trump called "a new intelligence leak" about Attorney General Jeff Sessions.

by | July 28, 2017 | 00:50

Last year Trump Jr met Russian attorney Natalia Veselnitskaya in the hopes of receiving potentially damaging information on Hillary Clinton. "When you lose an election with someone who has, say, 40 percent popularity, you look in the mirror and say, 'What did we do wrong?' And the number one thing that we did wrong is we didn't tell people what we stood for", Schumer told host George Stephanopoulos.

by | July 28, 2017 | 00:54

The officers involved came from the Southaven Police Department. Lopez was mortally wounded while standing in the doorway of his mobile home off Surrey Lane around 11:30 p.m. Castillo said the slain man's wife was too upset to talk, but that she'd told him things that contradicted the official account. Ismael Lopez and his wife, Claudia Linares, were asleep inside their house across the street from Pearson when officers arrived.

by | July 28, 2017 | 00:51

Trump said of undocumented immigrants who are associated with "gangs", and those who are bringing "illegal drugs" for example, looking to tamp down on sanctuary cities and bolster the already "tough" efforts of Federal Immigration Agents.

by | July 28, 2017 | 00:48

In a Twitter post Monday, the IRPGF unveiled The Queer Insurrection and Liberation Army (TQILA) with a rainbow flag flying in Raqqa and their slogan: "These faggots kill fascists". The unit's aims appear to be more grounded in ideology, advocating for a gender and social revolution in northern Syria, while telling the world that there are members of LGBT community involved in defeating a group that has executed and stoned men suspected of homosexuality.

by | July 28, 2017 | 00:49

The group was reacting to Duterte's threat during a news conference shortly after his second State of the Nation Address on Monday. He then said he would order the Philippine Armed Forces to bomb the schools. If Duterte was to go after Lumad schools, he could very well find himself in front of an worldwide tribune. "And although the Philippines has legislation and the (DepEd) guidelines prohibiting military use of schools, they are often ignored".

by | July 28, 2017 | 00:45

This year, the sales tax holiday begins Friday, July 28, at 12:01 a.m. and ends Sunday, July 30, at 11:59 p.m. Tennessee legislators passed a new law in 2016 moving the sales tax holiday a weekend earlier than it has been. North Carolina, for example, held its last one in 2013 after passing legislation arguing that such breaks cost the state more than $16 million a year.

by | July 28, 2017 | 00:44

Local and national environmental targets and the progress made by China in developing electric cars are also forces propelling the move away from hydrocarbons. Most auto pollution-related pollution deaths are linked to diesel exhausts: 29,000 down to particulate matter (PM2.5) and 11,000 down to nitrogen oxides (NOx).

by | July 28, 2017 | 00:44

It wasn't until later in the day when the Redskins revealed that the tight end is dealing with toe pain and soreness. When Reed is on the field, Redskins QB Kirk Cousins has a much higher passer rating, more touchdowns and fewer interceptions.

by | July 28, 2017 | 00:39

Schmidt stated that Berry was intoxicated, but did not fight with the state police. The mask and machete that Berry donned. Past year a "killer clown" craze caused panic around the world, when people dressed up as creepy clowns and attempted to scare people, sometimes using knives and even a chainsaw.

by | July 28, 2017 | 00:41

A Waqf spokesman said it was waiting for a decision of a technical committee but was demanding that the situation be reverted to the way it was before the metal detectors were installed. They raised an Israeli flag atop the building near a shrine known to Jews as the Cave of the Patriarchs and to Muslims as the Ibrahimi Mosque. He says it is a decision made by the Jerusalem police district.

by | July 28, 2017 | 00:38

Jordan will not be permitting Schlein or her staff back into the country until they receive assurances that the security officer will be be tried for killing the two Jordanians, according to the Jordanian paper al-Rad. Meanwhile, A senior Muslim official in occupied Jerusalem said Wednesday that worshippers would not return to Al-Aqsa Mosque until Israel removes the new railings and cameras.

by | July 28, 2017 | 00:38

Officials say three of those injured are in a critical condition. " Amusements of America " who provided the " Fire Ball " ride to the fair, has not yet released a statement . "We will continue to monitor activities day by day to assure it's the safest venue possible to still provide a fun family atmosphere", Fowler said. The Ohio State Fair has confirmed the incident on Twitter .

by | July 28, 2017 | 00:38

Later in the evening, Rajput joined BJP in the presence of party president Amit Shah , himself a first-time Rajya Sabha candidate from Gujarat. The Congress has 57 MLAs in the 182-member Assembly and it needs 45 votes to win one Rajya Sabha seat.

by | July 28, 2017 | 00:34

Stroupe was fleeing Transylvania County deputies who wanted him on a break-in charge. Stroupe had just been released from the Yancey County jail July 20 and has spent most of the past two decades behind bars, according to North Carolina prison records.