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Sep 14 2017

Bitcoin price (BTC/USD): China's Internet Finance Association issue warning on crypto exchanges

Earlier this month, China banned ICOs , and more recently, rumors that it might ban cryptocurrency trading altogether have escalated; a Caixin report out Friday sugges...

Sep 14 2017

Democrats hail White House deal to protect 'dreamers'

Democratic Sens. Joe Manchin of West Virginia, Heidi Heitkamp of North Dakota and Joe Donnelly of IN were joined at dinner by Republican Sens. Trump has another meetin...

Sep 14 2017

Texas man 'used Hurricane Harvey to cover up murder of ex-wife'

Crystal McDowell, 37 and a mother of two, was last seen on video surveillance footage walking through the living room of boyfriend Hargrave's home and then getting into h...

Sep 14 2017

Ticket applications for 2018 FIFA World Cup begin on Thursday morning

The first batch of tickets will be available until October 12 and are allocated through a ballot. Fifa Secretary General Fatma Samoura said the ticketing system will gi...

Sep 14 2017

Mattis: Pentagon Must Maintain System for Delivering Nuclear Weapons

But the tests give Mattis a chance to highlight what the Air Force promotes as an always-ready system equipped to deliver nuclear devastation to almost any point on the g...

Sep 14 2017

ICC backing Pakistan's bid to host full cricket series

Pakistan is now hosting a World XI cricket team for three T20 games in the eastern city of Lahore , a series that is being touted as a watershed moment for those bidd...

Sep 14 2017

China agrees more United Nations actions needed against North Korea after nuclear test

The measures fell short of Washington's goals: a potentially crippling ban on oil imports and freezing the global assets of Kim and his government. China is deeply su...

Sep 14 2017

India vs Australia | Shikhar Dhawan released for first three ODIs

The Indian Cricket Team has received a major setback in Shikhar Dhawan ahead of the ODI series against Australia . Team India opener Shikhar Dhawan will miss t...

Sep 14 2017

Diversify funding sources for Free SHS - Manteaw

President Nana Akufo-Addo has settled the quandary over the source of funding for his flagship Free SHS policy, announcing that the programme will be paid for by mineral ...

Sep 14 2017

Terrorism arrests soar by two thirds in a year

The Home Office announced that 379 people were arrested in the 12 months to June - the highest number of arrests since collection of data began in 2001 - as the United ...

Sep 14 2017

Texas lawyer behind Betsy DeVos sex assault tweet resigns

Called the Choice Scholarship program, the IN initiative uses public dollars to cover private school tuition costs for low-income families, and is the largest program of ...

Sep 14 2017

Conard Announces National Merit Scholar Semifinalists

Thirteen students in Lubbock and one in Seminole were named as semifinalists, according to a news release from the National Merit Scholarship Corporation. The Semifinalis...

Sep 14 2017

Lackawanna, Luzerne colleges listed in annual rankings

Iowa State University in Ames came in at No. 53 in the public schools list, two spots down from last year, and at No. 115 in the national universities list, dropping four...

Sep 14 2017

Saaho: Prabhas gives a treat to Shraddha Kapoor in Hyderabad

Isn't that wonderful? Prabhas is trying his level best to make Shraddha feel comfortable and that's a sign of a true gentleman, no? Apart from helping each other out wi...

Sep 14 2017

Chakmas may get citizenship soon

In 2015, the Supreme Court (SC) had directed that the refugees be declared citizens of India. Several organisations and civil society in Arunachal Pradesh have been o...

Sep 14 2017

Mourinho blasts Man United players over 'PlayStation football' against Basel

He told reporters: "I think the Champions League for these teams [big European sides] that you are speaking, and for Real Madrid, Barcelona , Bayern, I think for these...

Sep 14 2017

Caterpillar, Inc. (CAT) Stake Raised by Braun Stacey Associates Inc

The company has market cap of $260.83 million. The New York-based Greenlight Capital Inc has invested 0.48% in the stock. In associated news, executive Bradley M. (NYSE...

Sep 14 2017

Parents Sentenced for Child Neglect Over YouTube Videos

This is a form of guilty plea in which the defendants do not admit to the criminal act in question, but acknowledge that there is enough evidence to convict them. He said...

Sep 14 2017

Trump will sign measure condemning Charlottesville violence, white nationalists: White House

But framing it as a joint resolution ensures it will land on the President's desk. Sen. Tim Scott , R-S.C., met with President Trump at the White House on Wednesday ...

Sep 14 2017

83-year-old pushes suspect off roof, ends police standoff

Mr Burgess told KTLA: "He'd been up there too long", Burgess said. Burgess was able to restrain the man - and then tossed him off the roof. Authorities had been calle...