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Six Flags to debut 'Wonder Woman' roller coaster in Texas

Six Flags to debut 'Wonder Woman' roller coaster in Texas That's because its trains will run along a single 15.5-inch wide steel track, which gives it a smoother ride than traditional two-track steel coasters on which any difference in alignment between the left and right wheels can lead to jolts. [Full Article...]

Large fire rips through Dubai's Torch Tower

Large fire rips through Dubai's Torch Tower The Dubai Civil Defence confirmed on Twitter that the blaze broke out at the Torch Tower and said first responders were working to "bring the fire under control". The waterfront tower consists of six retail spaces and 676 residential apartments. Debris was falling from the building as the blaze tore through a number of floors in the 330m-high tower. [Full Article...]

Search for suspect follows chase in N. Sedgwick County

Search for suspect follows chase in N. Sedgwick County The manhunt for William Roberts has intensified since Tuesday, when investigators say he allegedly rammed into a Dillon Police vehicle after officers tried to arrest him at the Dillon Dam Brewery. Police ask residents to be on the look out for Robert and if you see him to call police immediately. Police also believe Roberts committed other crimes in the Dillon/Silverthorne area. [Full Article...]

China realises North Korea is becoming greater threat

On Saturday, Pyongyang said it had conducted another successful test of an intercontinental ballistic missile that proved its ability to strike the United States . "This is not a regional threat any more. They realise that this is becoming a greater threat to China's own security, and we see a growing determination on their part to take steps to try to address the situation seriously", Thornton... [Full Article...]

Special ed teacher allegedly had sex with several students

Special ed teacher allegedly had sex with several students Police said there at least two other victims, the New Haven Register reported . She was charged Wednesday with two counts of Sexual Assault , and released after posting $50,000 bond. Now another teen says he had a sexual relationship with Ramos as well, saying the two first became sexual this past April, in a vehicle in Fairfield. [Full Article...]

Trump's Leaked Convo with Aussie PM Reveals His Terrible Negotiation Style

Newly published transcripts of January phone calls between President Trump and the leaders of Mexico and Australia didn't just give people an opportunity to see how Trump discussed matters with global leaders at the time. He argues the wall and its financing is "the least important thing that we are talking about" and says he is in a "political bind" because he had "been talking about it for ... [Full Article...]

Glaring texts on San Jose-bound plane leads to child-sex arrests

Glaring texts on San Jose-bound plane leads to child-sex arrests The male passenger - identified as Kellar - was utilizing a large smartphone with enlarged font. When the flight landed, a crew member contacted a San Jose Police Officer working inside the terminal at the San Jose International Airport. Seattle's Internet Crimes Against Children unit located the woman and arrested her at a house in Tacoma. Kellar was arrested on suspicion of attempted child m... [Full Article...]

Harvard's Incoming Class Of Freshman Has A Non-White Majority

Harvard's Incoming Class Of Freshman Has A Non-White Majority On Wednesday, the Trump administration said it was looking into a single complaint from a coalition of Asian-American groups filed in 2015 . Harvard University's incoming freshman class will be unlike any since its founding in 1636 - the majority of students are non-white. [Full Article...]

Activists rally at State House in support of Affordable Care Act

MI on Tuesday delayed posting premium increases proposed by health insurers that sell coverage on the state's federally run marketplace due to uncertainty over President Donald Trump's threat to stop billions of dollars in payments to insurers. [Full Article...]

Severe Weather Warning Back in Effect for Mississauga

Severe Weather Warning Back in Effect for Mississauga The Las Vegas Valley could see thunderstorms as the week draws to a close, according to the National Weather Service. A swatch of the GTA has been placed under a severe thunderstorm warning in advance of the arrival of a system that could bring nickel-sized hail and heavy rain to the region. [Full Article...]

WannaCry Researcher Arrested by the Federal Bureau of Investigation for Kronos Malware Campaign

WannaCry Researcher Arrested by the Federal Bureau of Investigation for Kronos Malware Campaign After playing a key role in stopping the cyber attack that played havoc with computers across the world in May, Hutchins revealed he feared for his safety. Hutchins is now understood to be in custody at an Federal Bureau of Investigation field office in the state. The EFF has provided legal assistance to hackers facing legal threats in the USA before. [Full Article...]

Separatist in talks with Pak anti-nationals: ED

Separatist in talks with Pak anti-nationals: ED Separatist leader and Democratic Freedom Party (DFP) chairman Shabir Shah's Enforcement Directorate (ED) remand has been extended for one more day, in connection with the terror funding case. Shah was arrested for money laundering in a case dating back to 2005. While seeking extension of Shah's custody, Public Prosecutor Rajeev Awasthi told the court that the global ramification of the financi... [Full Article...]

Firefighters Battling Blaze at Apartment Building in Arcadia

Firefighters Battling Blaze at Apartment Building in Arcadia A spokesman with the Verdugo Fire Communications Center told KTLA appears to initially burn in the attic of the structure. Aerial news footage showed flames shooting through the roof of the two-story complex and thick black smoke in the air. [Full Article...]

Wildfire above Berkeley campus contained

Wildfire above Berkeley campus contained Firefighters from Moraga-Orinda, Oakland, Berkeley, and East Bay Regional Parks are now fighting this fire as the fire has been upgraded to a 2nd alarm response. today, and Oakland fire engineer Charleton Lightfoot said at a press conference that the fire had not grown since 9 p.m. Wednesday night. Oakland Fire said Thursday morning that the fire was largely out, although there were still some h... [Full Article...]

Smoke from distant wildfires makes Portland hazy

Smoke from distant wildfires makes Portland hazy Jo Niehaus with the Lane Regional Air Protection Agency says that people may want to limit their time outdoors. PM2.5 can easily penetrate indoors due to their small size. border and all the way to eastern Vancouver Island. With the air quality advisory in place, people are being asked to avoid strenuous outdoor activities, particularly in mid-afternoon to early evening when ozone levels are h... [Full Article...]

Former Dodgers owner picked to be France envoy

Former Dodgers owner picked to be France envoy McCourt holds a law degree from the University of Maryland and speaks fluent French, and maintains business interests in both Los Angeles and Boston. McCourt is an attorney and the former co-owner, president and CEO of the Los Angeles Dodgers baseball team, according to the White House . [Full Article...]

Trump to hold campaign rally in West Virginia

Trump that he is changing parties, according to three sources familiar with the plans. At least 1,000 Trump supporters lined the streets of Huntington, West Virginia, a sleepy college town, fervently waving signs, wearing their red "Make America Great Again" hats, and intermittently breaking out into chants of "USA! USA!" Hundreds lined up in front of the arena awaiting President Trump's big s... [Full Article...]

Russian Federation may impose counter-measures on United States after new sanctions: foreign ministry

A simultaneous policy of accommodation and confrontation toward Moscow combined with a tussle for influence between Congress and the president threaten to sow confusion that could increase the chances of a miscalculation between the two foes. [Full Article...]

Trump weighs Energy Secretary Perry to run Homeland Security

Trump weighs Energy Secretary Perry to run Homeland Security Homan stressed that anyone who enters the country illegally ought to be living in fear that they'll be deported someday, no matter what. The Department of Energy's spokesperson, Robert Haus, responded by saying that Perry is now focused on his job, Bloomberg said. [Full Article...]

13-time motorbike world champ Nieto dies at 70

13-time motorbike world champ Nieto dies at 70 Angel Nieto was being treated in the Policlinica Nuestra Senora del Rosario hospital on the Spanish island of Ibiza. The Spanish legend won 90-grands prix in the former 50cc, 80cc and 125cc classes between 1964 and 1986, with his heroic victory in the 125cc world championship in front of a delirious home crowd at Jarama almost single-handedly turning motorcycle racing into a mainstream spor... [Full Article...]


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