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Global Firefighters kill snake that was biting woman's face
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On Thursday, the woman who has not been identified by name, made a frantic call to 911. A firefighter from OH eventually had to cut the head off the woman's "pet" because it just wouldn't let go of her face. At another point, she says, "I don't even know what". When first responders arrived at the scene they found the woman lying on her driveway with the snake wrapper around her body.

Global Venezuela's Maduro lashes out at 'insolent' United States sanctions
Author: 0 Venezuela's Maduro lashes out at 'insolent' United States sanctions

Many of them are responsible for allowing and even ordering the violence carried out by law enforcement during months of ongoing protests, during which countless people were injured, arrested and even murdered. More than 100 people have died in protests and other incidents linked to the unrest, the attorney general's office has said, often without elaborating on how they died or who killed them.

Global Rain chances linger for Friday
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Mostly cloudy skies with a high near 87 and a low around 75. Highs are a touch milder, in the upper 70s to lower 80s, but this is a bit on the cooler side for late July. Thursday ... Partly to mostly sunny with scattered area showers and thunderstorms. Tuesday , sunny, with a high near 86. MONDAY: Mostly sunny skies will start off next week, with a high temperature of 83 degrees.

Global U.S. imposes more sanctions on Iran in response to space launch
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The top lawmaker pointed to Iran's paramount status in the Middle East and said imposing new sanctions on the country is harmful to the U.S. That resolution, which endorsed a 2015 nuclear deal between Iran and world powers, calls upon Iran not to undertake activities related to ballistic missiles capable of delivering nuclear weapons, including launches using such technology.

Global U.S. sanctions Venezuelan officials amid anti-Maduro protests
Author: 0 U.S. sanctions Venezuelan officials amid anti-Maduro protests

Plenty of rural areas and working-class urban neighbourhoods were bustling, however, as the 48-hour strike call appeared less massively heeded than a one-day shutdown last week. On July 17, Venezuela's opposition held a symbolic, general vote aimed at assessing overall public sentiments toward constitutional reforms proposed by the government.

Global Ukraine revokes citizenship of former Georgian PM Saakashvili
Author: 0 Ukraine revokes citizenship of former Georgian PM Saakashvili

He accused President Poroshenko of Ukraine of crossing a red line. "I have only one citizenship, that of Ukraine", Saakashvili said in the Facebook post . It did not provide the exact reason, but stated that this could be done if a Ukrainian national acquired citizenship of another country or submitted false documents.

Global Rohani: Iran Will Respond To New US Sanctions
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London, Washington- Simultaneous statements issued from Washington and Iran on Wednesday uncovered a shady future of the 2015 Iran nuclear accord after the US House of Representatives voted on Tuesday on a new list of sanctions against Tehran.

Global Representatives urge Secretary Tillerson not to close cybersecurity office
Author: 0 Representatives urge Secretary Tillerson not to close cybersecurity office

The difference of opinion has been most evident in Trump and Tillerson's views on the ongoing diplomatic fallout between the Saudi Arabia and Qatar. Qatar has still not fully solved its dispute with its neighbors, Israel is in the midst of controversy amid mass protests from Palestinians, North Korea has threatened a nuclear strike on the United States - only a few of the major world issues now ongoing.

Global Family members of 39 missing Indians in Mosul blame Centre for incompetence
Author: 0 Family members of 39 missing Indians in Mosul blame Centre for incompetence

Based on the search done by Singh she said that the Indians may have been lodged in a jail located in northwest Mosul. "More countries are willing to help us", she said without giving the names. The Foreign Affairs minister reminding the case of the Vietnam War said that the U.S. still considers its armed forces personnel missing, who haven't been found since the Vietnam war ended back in the 1970s.

Global Vatican shuts off historic fountains in the midst of devastating drought
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The historic fountains in Saint Peter's Square at the Vatican lay empty yesterday after the tiny city state turned them off as Italy struggles with a prolonged drought. Pope Francis has always preached about solidarity, so shutting off the fountains, despite their popularity, is a show of solidarity with the people of Rome.

Global Switzerland: Five injured in Schaffhausen chainsaw attack
Author: 0 Switzerland: Five injured in Schaffhausen chainsaw attack

They released a new photo of Franz Wrousis on Tuesday and said he had several convictions for weapons offences. Swiss authorities said that they didn't believe the attack was terror-related. Police described Wrousis as a 6-foot-2 loner with an unkempt appearance who mainly lives in forests but who visits populated areas. Authorities had issued an global arrest warrant for Wrousis, whom they described as aggressive and psychologically unstable.

Global Teen Live Streams Crash That Killed Sister
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Nicandro said he watched the horrifying footage that was live-streamed on Obdulia's private Instagram account. Shortly afterwards, the body of Obdulia's sister, Jacqueline, can be seen thrown across the floor and another girl in the vehicle waving for help as Obdulia continues to talk to the camera.

Author: 0 Palestinian leader halts security co-operation with Israel

Sweden, France and Egypt, on Saturday, asked the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) to meet regarding tensions surrounding Jerusalem's Al-Aqsa Mosque. Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas suspended all contacts between the Palestinian Authority and the Israeli government Friday in protest of the metal detectors.

Author: 0 Israel says guard at Amman embassy shot after being attacked

The event quickly turned into a charged, if discreet, showdown over diplomatic immunity, with Jordan demanding to question the Israeli security guard and barring him from leaving the country, according to local news reports. She says the 21-year-old attacker is a Palestinian working illegally in Israel. The mosque's installation has triggered the bloodiest clashes with Palestinians in years.

Global Philippines To Extend Martial Law In South To Year End
Author: 0 Philippines To Extend Martial Law In South To Year End

The vote came hours before the 60-day martial law proclamation ends on Saturday night. Several foreign fighters, including 20 Indonesians and a Malaysian financier known as Mahmud bin Ahmad, joined the insurrection, Duterte said in a letter to Congress this past week.

Global San Bernardino County's unemployment rate increases to 5.4 percent in June
Author: 0 San Bernardino County's unemployment rate increases to 5.4 percent in June

June's statewide unemployment rate now stands at 3.2%, which is up one-tenth from May. "The monthly payroll gain kept over-the-year job growth well below the national average in the first half of 2017". The Office of Employment and Training says last month's seasonally adjusted preliminary rate was 5.1 percent. Over the year, the labor department says the average workweek for all employees on private, nonfarm payrolls increased from 33.7 to 34.2 hours and average hourly earnings decreased ...

Global Trump Won't Yet Commit To Sending More Troops To Afghanistan
Author: 0 Trump Won't Yet Commit To Sending More Troops To Afghanistan

His certification is necessary for reimbursement of a part of Coalition Support Funds to Pakistan for its military's operation against terrorist goups. Inside the Pentagon, hopes were high that President Trump's emphasis on military might to achieve US national security objectives coupled with a hands-off management style would give the department the resources and leeway it needed to bring the Afghan war to an end.

Global Police seek charges for teens accused of filming, mocking drowning man
Author: 0 Police seek charges for teens accused of filming, mocking drowning man

When it became apparent that Dunn wasn't going to make it, one even said , " Oh, he just died " as the group laughs. When Dunn's screams could be heard in the distance, the teens began laughing. "You gotta understand", shouted the teens. The youths were later identified and questions by detectives, who said they lacked remorse. Florida state law does not require people to give or call for help when someone is in distress.

Global Afghan policemen killed in Taliban attack in Badakhshan
Author: 0 Afghan policemen killed in Taliban attack in Badakhshan

In a statement about the strike, U.S. Forces Afghanistan said, "We would like to express our deepest condolences to the families affected by this unfortunate incident". Among the dead were two commanders of the Afghan national police, Nasir and Mohammad Wali, locally renowned for their longstanding fight against the Taliban.

Global Tillerson's Exxon violated Russian Federation sanctions, Treasury says
Author: 0 Tillerson's Exxon violated Russian Federation sanctions, Treasury says

According to an enforcement filing from Treasury's Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC), Exxon in 2014 signed "eight legal documents related to oil and gas projects in Russia" with Igor Sechin , the president of Rosneft, a Moscow-owned oil company, after the US sanctioned Russian Federation for its incursion into Crimea.

Global USA officials looking for steps by China to open markets
Author: 0 USA officials looking for steps by China to open markets

U.S. and Chinese delegations participating in an annual economic dialogue on Wednesday have both canceled news conferences scheduled for late afternoon following the conclusion of the talks, a U.S. Mnuchin on Tuesday said the USA wants specific deliverables from the CED and that the US will use the discussions to push China on lifting foreign ownership restrictions in its financial services industry and to remove hurdles for information and technology sectors.

Author: 0 Celebrate being halfway through your week with National Hot Dog Day

Burger King- Enjoy a grilled hot dog for 79 cents through July 31. The caveat? They're charging $1.50 if it's ordered with ketchup. But the " Chicago Dog Sauce " ....is really just normal ketchup in disguise. Mirabile said National Hot Dog Day has been celebrated at his shop for years and they will continue the tradition, welcoming customers with a warm smile and a hardy hot dog.

Global McConnell Obamacare repeal plan has already failed
Author: 0 McConnell Obamacare repeal plan has already failed

With the "help" of Senator Ted Cruz - widely considered the least popular man in his caucus - McConnell tried to sell the bill as all things to all GOP senators - and he got caught. bill. Ryan dodged when pressed again on whether the full House would support the McConnell-Trump-Meadows plan of full repeal now, replace later. 8 Dems control Senate.

Global Ex-House Speaker Hastert reportedly out of prison
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It's unclear whether Hastert was staying at a halfway house or whether he could be transferred to home confinement. He is set to be released from custody August 16. "They got him on what they could", he said. He sat in a wheelchair during his sentencing and used a walker to deliver a statement. In addition to the prison sentence, Hastert was fined $250,000, and must serve two years of supervised release - the federal equivalent of parole - and must participate in a sex offender program after ...

Global Trump will ask SC to overturn new travel-ban ruling
Author: 0 Trump will ask SC to overturn new travel-ban ruling

But the state of Hawaii successfully challenged those restrictions, saying they weren't in keeping with the Supreme Court's ruling that people with "bona fide" family members should be allowed to visit. Justice Anthony Kennedy is responsible for emergency requests relating to western states, or the court as a whole could hear the request, in which five votes are needed to grant it.

Global Trump's new NAFTA goals backed by beef body
Author: 0 Trump's new NAFTA goals backed by beef body

Another longtime NAFTA critic, Toledo Democratic Rep. Marcy Kaptur, said the new agreement should be a "continental compact that lifts workers and raises wages on all sides of the border". The plan will attempt to break barriers to US agricultural exports, which Conaway has a vested interest. While wanting to provide "reasonable adjustment periods for US import sensitive agricultural products", USTR said they would also seek to engage in "close consultation with Congress on such products ...

Author: 0 Iran parliament passes motion to fight US "adventurism"

But President Donald Trump and secretary of state Rex Tillerson intend to stress, the senior administration official said, that while Iran had fulfilled conditions of the JCPOA - the Joint Comprehensive Place of Action signed by P-5 countries and Germany and the European Union with Iran in 2015 - it was "unquestionably in default of the spirit " of the deal .

Global President Trump's six-month approval rating sets record low
Author: 0 President Trump's six-month approval rating sets record low

But among Republicans, one-third think Russian Federation tried to influence the election outcome, and fewer than one in ten think Trump's associates sought to help them. Twice as many of those surveyed preferred the Obamacare health program as favoured Republican plans to replace it. About a quarter volunteer either "neither", say they want something else or offer no opinion.

Global New sketch issued in slaying of Delphi teens
Author: 0 New sketch issued in slaying of Delphi teens

Libby, 14, and Abby, 13, were found slain near a hiking trail on February 14. The only evidence to this point was a fuzzy picture of the suspect and voice from a cell phone call. The man in the sketch is described as between 5 feet 6 inches tall and 5 feet 10 inches tall and weighing between 180 and 220 pounds. Investigators released this photo of a man seen on the Delphi Historic Trails in Delphi, Indiana on Monday, Feb.

Global Russian Federation to decide next week on retaliation against U.S. over compound seizures
Author: 0 Russian Federation to decide next week on retaliation against U.S. over compound seizures

The outgoing Obama administration expelled 35 suspected Russian spies late past year and seized two diplomatic compounds over what it said was the hacking of USA political groups during the 2016 presidential election . By considering a release of the Russian diplomatic compounds that have remained sealed since December, Washington wants to leave the door open for rapprochement with Russia, Gorka said in an interview with CNN .

Global China tensions on the rise
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Bhaskar Koirala of the Nepal Institute of worldwide and Strategic Studies said the timing of the current tension is linked to remarks by Indian Foreign Secretary S Jaishankhar in Washington DC during Prime Minister Modi's visit there last month in which he used the term "strategic convergence" between the USA and India.

Global North Korea Threatens To 'Annihilate' The US If UN Imposes New Sanctions
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If both China and Russian Federation witnessed a massive flood of North Korean refugees fleeing for safety, then they would be concerned about North Korea , says Maginnis. Trump himself has deepened the confusion by claiming he would meet with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un under appropriate conditions. The answer is the following: It has been more than two decades since the USA and pro-west media strategically and according to a well chafed out media policy began raising the ...

Global Boris Nemtsov killer sentenced to 20 years in prison
Author: 0 Boris Nemtsov killer sentenced to 20 years in prison

All were found guilty and sentenced to 11-19 years in prison. Nemtsov, a 55-year-old former deputy prime minister, was a leading opponent of the Russian president, Vladimir Putin , and his assassination sent shockwaves through Russia's beleaguered opposition supporters.

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