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Edmond natural disaster downgraded to magnitude 4.2

Originally registering as a 4 .4, the survey lowered the magnitude slightly to 4.2. An natural disaster at that magnitude feels like a "heavy truck striking b...


Maduro denies 'enemy' charge of rigging Venezuela vote

Antonio Mugicala, the CEO of the uk-based company, SmartMatic. - Venezuela inflated the turnout figures for its constituent assembly election by at least ...


Gov. Jim Justice to switch from Democrat to Republican at Trump rally

Previously, Justice has been registered as a Republican and an independent before running for governor as a Democrat. Justice made headlines by refusing to en...


S. African national released after years of captivity by terrorists

The relationship between the two presidents of the countries has been very important'. "When I gave him a hug, he felt a sound and as strong as before, so he ...


You've Caught Me, Mubarak,' A Terrorist's Last Call With Officer

Abdullah UniIn 2011, senior-most commander of the Lashkar-e-Taiba and Kashmir's most wanted terrorist Abdullah Uni was killed in an encounter in Sopore. T...


EPA chief backtracks on delaying rules reducing emissions

New Mexico Democratic Attorney General Hector Balderas joined with those from 14 other states Tuesday in filing a lawsuit against the Environmental Protection ...


OU eighth, OSU 11th in preseason coaches poll; Tulsa receives votes

The Hurricanes will enter the 2017 season ranked No. 18 in the coaches poll, which is already an improvement on where they finished last season (No. 23). Tough ...


Virginia man charged with holding girlfriend, 2 children captive

A family member, anxious after not hearing from a female relative, 32, and her two children , ages 11 and 8, for "a long time", called police for assistance. S...


Chiwetel Ejiofor in Talks to Voice Scar in LION KING Remake

Directed by Jon Favreau , the film looks to retread The Jungle Book's success with creating a live-action film with CGI animal performances, though how that ...


Zuckerberg hires top political adviser, sparks more rumors of a presidential run

He also hired David Plouffe, President Obama's former campaign chair, to help his charity, and will turn 35-the minimum required age to run for president-in 201...


Donald Trump Signals Frustration with Generals After Lack of Progress in Afghanistan

John Nicholson, commander of the USA forces in Afghanistan , McCain blamed Trump and his predecessor Barack Obama for the United States not winning the war i...


Rahul Gandhi Evades Questions by Media on Karnataka Tax Raids

The Congress is seeking another term for party President Sonia Gandhi's political secretary Ahmed Patel . "The Income Tax authorities went to resort only wit...


Trump may send HR McMaster to take over the command in Afghanistan

McMaster, sent an official letter giving her unfettered and continuing access to classified information and waiving her "need-to-know" requirement on anything...


Arasal Evacuation a Major Accomplishment for Hezbollah's Consolidation

The agreement, brokered after a week of battles between the two groups, grants refugees and remaining JFS fighters safe passage to Idlib province and the Qala...


Amir Muqam denies involvement in Ayesha Gulalai controversy

Imran Khan said he was shocked when he heard about the sudden onslaught of Gulalai. "This time, we will present our demands and we will take assurance that the ...


Family Claims School Didn't Stop Bullying That Led To Girl's Death

In a press conference Tuesday about the suit, the family's attorney, Bruce Nagel , said after months of abuse, one tormentor told her: 'Why don't you kill you...


Intertek Group plc (ITRK) Downgraded to Neutral at Goldman Sachs Group, Inc

In analysts note revealed to clients and investors on Friday, 21 July, Pets At Home Group (LON:PETS) stock had its "Hold" Rating reaffirmed by research analysts...


Ballistic Missile Test Launch Set For Wednesday At Vandenberg

Col. Dave Kelley, commander of the 576th Flight Test Squadron, said of the Minuteman III test: "These test launches require the highest degree of technical comp...


Military option against North Korea inevitable

Independent weapons experts also said they believed the launch demonstrated many parts of the United States were within range if the missile had been launched a...


White House: Trump "Weighed In" on Son's Misleading Statement Explaining Russia Meeting

While Sanders denied Trump "dictated" the document, she acknowledged he "weighed in and offered suggestions" on a statement that claimed in the meeting , Trump...