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Sea Games 29: Vietnam wins gold in Taekwondo

Sea Games 29: Vietnam wins gold in Taekwondo Ong told the press that the win happened due to his charges' knowing what they had to do in the clash. They were quite confident and we made some mistakes. Indonesia's head coach, Luis Milla, said his team had been disadvantaged by its tight schedule. "That's why we kept them until late (in the game)", he noted. [Full Article...]

Forecasters watching for development of storm off SE coast

Forecasters watching for development of storm off SE coast It's been tracked by the National Hurricane Center for more than a week now. "Showers and thunderstorms associated with this system have increased in coverage and are gradually becoming better organized", the U.S. A storm has to have a closed center of circulation and sustained winds of 39 miles per hour to be classified as a tropical storm and get a name, and the next name on the list is Irma... [Full Article...]

Rexford Industrial Realty, Inc. (REXR) Sees New 52-Week High

The most current P/E ratio is 62.81 and the market value is 2.08B. The stock decreased 0.29% or $0.15 on August 25, reaching $50.85. About 24,413 shares traded. Denver Advisors owns 553,384 shares or 0.8% of their United States portfolio. Since May 10, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 1 sale for $367,804 activity. [Full Article...]

Map: TxDOT shows road closures after Hurricane Harvey

Map: TxDOT shows road closures after Hurricane Harvey The Coast Guard rescued at least 32 people from several boats in Texas waters Friday (Aug 25) and Saturday as a result of Hurricane Harvey , which was later downgraded to a tropical storm. The Coast Guard closed the Port of Houston on Friday. Communities across south Texas were expected to experience 15 to 30 inches of rain, with isolated areas seeing as much as 40 inches. [Full Article...]

Ivanka Trump Tweets About Thank You Cards And No One Is Convinced

Ivanka Trump Tweets About Thank You Cards And No One Is Convinced Ivanka Trump posted a picture with fan mail from children on Thursday to Twitter , and quickly became the latest subject of the internet's ire and amusement. Some eagle-eyed people spotted a interesting addition to one of the letters. Somebody wrote: "So now taxpayers are paying someone to sit and write fake kids'letters?" Ivanka Trump and her husband, Jared Kushner, have never understood ... [Full Article...]

'Haze' causes seems emergency services treat 50 in East Sussex

'Haze' causes seems emergency services treat 50 in East Sussex Up to 50 people are said to affected after a "chemical mist" has led to the evacuation of Beachy Head, with reports of a "huge gas leak" in the area. The RNLI said that "possibly some kind of gaseous fumes" had drifted over the area, and a significant number of people on cliff tops had suffered symptoms including irritation, sore eyes and vomiting. [Full Article...]

Excessive Heat Warning as Southern California Temperatures Spike

Excessive Heat Warning as Southern California Temperatures Spike They attribute the heat wave to a strong upper-level high-pressure system over the region combined with weakening onshore flow. Higher humidity for Monday with mountain storms possible. Many Southern California communities will experience temperatures in the triple digits on Saturday , Aug. 25, 2017, and more crossing the 100-degree mark on Sunday and staying above it until Tuesday . [Full Article...]

Jared Kushner's quiet Middle East visit isn't likely to garner results

Jared Kushner's quiet Middle East visit isn't likely to garner results However, Palestinian officials expressed frustration over the US' reluctance to commit to a two-state solution, according to the Washington Post . For weeks Palestinian officials have called on the United States to back a two-state solution and ask Israel to stop building settlements in the occupied West Bank , which most of the worldwide community consider illegal and an obstacle to the crea... [Full Article...]

Two men held after eight die in bank holiday crash on M1

The two men charged are believed to have been driving the lorries. David Wagstaff, aged 53, from Stoke-on-Trent, was charged with eight counts of causing death by risky driving and four counts causing serious injury by unsafe driving. "Anyone who has any information which could assist the investigation should call the 24-hour Thames Valley Police enquiry centre on 101, quoting URN 214 of 26/8". [Full Article...]

Dovizioso takes MotoGP lead with British GP win

Dovizioso takes MotoGP lead with British GP win The Spaniard is the first to break the two minute barrier with his pole lap of 1:59.941 and he was the only rider to manage that, although things were tight at the top with Valentino Rossi just 0.084 off in second. Jorge Lorenzo (ESP/Ducati) 0.458, 6. A third Yamaha of Johann Zarco was next in the order, while the Frenchman's Tech 3 teammate Jonas Folger sat out most of the warm-up after ... [Full Article...]

North Korea tests short-range missiles as South Korea

North Korea tests short-range missiles as South Korea The US Pacific Command said in a statement that three North Korean short-range missiles failed - two after flying an unspecified distance and another seemingly blowing up nearly immediately. In Washington, the White House said U.S. President Donald Trump was briefed on the launches and that the administration is monitoring the situation. [Full Article...]

Ward Features Trump Attacks in New Ad Against Flake

Ward Features Trump Attacks in New Ad Against Flake On Monday, Ward released a new campaign online web video called "Arizona deserves better", which will be "distributed digitally across Arizona this week, including in the downtown Phoenix region via digital geographic targeting prior to the President's campaign rally on Tuesday evening", her campaign said in a statement. [Full Article...]

OH man charged with malicious wounding after Charlottesville attack

OH man charged with malicious wounding after Charlottesville attack Daniel Patrick Borden was arrested on Friday, August 25, 2017 and is now in the custody of the Hamilton County Criminal Justice Center in Cincinnati, Ohio . Mason Police Officer Joshua Wells said police charged Borden with possessing a deadly weapon in a school safety zone and aggravated menacing. The 18-year-old's lawyer blamed Black Lives Matter activists and anti-fascists for his client'... [Full Article...]

North Korea launches trio of missiles amidst US-South Korea military drills

North Korea launches trio of missiles amidst US-South Korea military drills The projectiles were launched at 06:49 on Saturday (21:49 GMT Friday), South Korea's Defence Ministry said . The U.S. Pacific Command has revised its assessment of the latest North Korean missile launches, saying the first and third projectiles did not fail in flight. [Full Article...]

Rex Tillerson Says Trump Speaks Only For Himself On American Values

Rex Tillerson Says Trump Speaks Only For Himself On American Values A United Nations committee last week criticized Trump for what it deemed his failure to fully condemn hatred and bigotry in the wake of deadly violence at a white supremacist march in Charlottesville earlier this month. "We represent America's values, our commitment to freedom, our commitment to the equal treatment of people in the world", Tillerson said when asked about whether it was hard to... [Full Article...]

Ahead of three-nation visit, Pak FM seeks directions from Sharif

Ahead of three-nation visit, Pak FM seeks directions from Sharif China defended its ally Pakistan after U.S. President Donald Trump said the United States could no longer be silent about Pakistan's "safe havens" for militants and warned it had much to lose by continuing to "harbor terrorists". The latest country to throw weight behind Pakistan is Iran as Iranian foreign ministry in a statement denounced the new strategy adopted by the USA towards Pakistan and ... [Full Article...]

Iraqi Forces, Hashd Shaabi Liberate Tal Afar Center, Citadel from ISIL Terrorists

Iraqi Forces, Hashd Shaabi Liberate Tal Afar Center, Citadel from ISIL Terrorists Roughly 500 families have fled Iraq's ISIL-held Tal Afar district to next-door Syria in recent days amid an ongoing Iraqi army campaign to capture the district، a local military official said Friday. The relief group Norwegian Refugee Council gives a higher number, estimating that up to 40,000 civilians may still be in the city after another 30,000 escaped since April. [Full Article...]

IS kills 34 Syria regime forces in Raqa province

IS kills 34 Syria regime forces in Raqa province Maadan lies along the southern banks of the Euphrates River and is 60 kilometers, or 37 miles, east of the city of Raqqa, where the U.S-backed Syrian opposition forces are battling IS. "We need support in order to be able to provide these children the rights they are entitled", Equiza said. "These attacks, if confirmed, are a shocking reminder that civilians continue to bear the brunt of the confl... [Full Article...]

Trump takes Palmerstonian policy on Pakistan

Trump takes Palmerstonian policy on Pakistan The United States, which has been fighting a war in Afghanistan for 16 years, will make a new push to bring peace to the Central Asian country by increasing its military presence by about 4,000 soldiers to go with the 8,400 troops, 5,000 allied personnel and 26,000 contractors now there. [Full Article...]

Pakistan, China agree to continue close consultations for Afghan peace

Pakistan, China agree to continue close consultations for Afghan peace The latest country to throw weight behind Pakistan is Iran as Iranian foreign ministry in a statement denounced the new strategy adopted by the United States towards Pakistan and blamed Washington's opportunistic strategies and unilateral and meddlesome policies for growth in terrorism and extremism in the region. [Full Article...]


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