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VA to expand telehealth services for veterans nationwide

VA to expand telehealth services for veterans nationwide He said existing "telehealth" programs provided care to more than 700,000 veterans past year. The president also said the new services will be particularly useful to veterans who live in rural areas. The VA Video Connect app is now in use in 250 VA facilities, and is expected to complete its nationwide rollout by October. "That would really be the only thing that we would be concerned about"... [Full Article...]

Sikkim standoff: Restraint has a bottom line, says China

Sikkim standoff: Restraint has a bottom line, says China On Thursday, Chinese officials urged Indian troops to withdraw immediately, warning of "serious consequences" if they did not. Beijing further accused Indian troops of crossing over into the Chinese side in the region where it was building a road. [Full Article...]

Anchor Distilling splits from Anchor Brewing after buy-out

Anchor Distilling splits from Anchor Brewing after buy-out Along with the increasing trend of craft breweries, the popularity of lager beers has been rising exponentially. Anchor, which was founded in 1896 and is considered one of the founders of the U.S. Sapporo announced previous year that it wants to be a company with "highly unique brands" by 2026 for its 150th anniversary, and Anchor Brewing is the first purchase "pushing forward a distinctive pl... [Full Article...]

WH draws up options for punishing China over North Korea

WH draws up options for punishing China over North Korea Kim's government launched a Hwasong-14 missile on Friday in a fresh affront to the US. The US conducted a test of its own intercontinental ballistic missile system yesterday, a move that is bound to raise questions about the Trump administration's intentions. [Full Article...]

Two dead in natural gas explosion at USA school

Two dead in natural gas explosion at USA school Minnehaha Academy says Bryan Duffey is a facilities team member. "Bryan has traumatic injuries that will require more surgery". Hart said investigators are looking to speak with any eyewitnesses, including those who may have seen the explosion, as well as any video recordings of it. [Full Article...]

Activision Blizzard Announces 23% Advance In Q2 Profit

Activision Blizzard Announces 23% Advance In Q2 Profit The price index is calculated by dividing the current share price by the share price ten months ago. In recent session, Activision Blizzard, Inc . The stock declined 3.27% or $2.09 reaching $61.88 per share. 06/21/2017 - Activision Blizzard, Inc had its " rating reiterated by analysts at Benchmark. (NASDAQ: ATVI ) on Friday, February 10. From the start of year 2017 to present date ATVI report... [Full Article...]

Despite Transgender Ban, Caitlyn Jenner Still Supports President Donald Trump

Her "outrage" over Trump's actions was met with outrage back - from followers on social media and members of the transgender community who accused her of being naive, a fool or worse - a traitor to the cause - for her ongoing support of Trump and proclamations that he would be a friend to the LGBTQ community. [Full Article...]

For Honor season 3 introduces the Gladiator, Highlander, and 1v1 tournaments

For Honor season 3 introduces the Gladiator, Highlander, and 1v1 tournaments Upgrades and maps will be available for free to all players at the beginning of the third season, while new heroes, including the proud Highlander and the impending Gladiator , will be available free of charge to Season Pass holders on August 15th. [Full Article...]

New bill on immigration imposes merit-based system

New bill on immigration imposes merit-based system It will do this by changing the way the United States issues Green Cards to nationals from other countries, President Trump said while unveiling the bill which will now be debated. Donald Trump has probably followed the idea of point based system from Canada and Australia , where they are now following the same. No longer letting adult children nor siblings of USA citizens receive pref... [Full Article...]

Air quality remains unhealthy for sensitive groups

Air quality remains unhealthy for sensitive groups The smoke is mainly a by-product of fires burning in British Columbia, where at last count there was more than 100 active wildfires. Environment Canada has expanded its air quality advisory to cover the southern portion of the province spanning from eastern Vancouver Island to Elk Valley on the Alberta boundary. [Full Article...]

United States puts Paris climate deal pullout in writing

United States puts Paris climate deal pullout in writing The announcement to depart the accord is a symbolic move since signatories to the treaty can not withdraw until three years after it went into effect. Trump announced in June that he would pull the USA out of the climate accord, an worldwide agreement written in 2015 to cut global greenhouse gas emissions. [Full Article...]

Rwanda election: President Paul Kagame eyes third term

Rwanda election: President Paul Kagame eyes third term Habineza complained that 100 of his 500 observers had not been allowed to enter polling stations for the first two hours of voting. Counting of the votes will immediately follow. Polls across the country open at 07:00 (05:00 GMT) and will close at 16:00. Mpayimana, an independent candidate voted at Camp Kigali at mid-day. "No major incidence, there were a few people who could not find their ... [Full Article...]

Destiny 2 Beta Feedback 'Almost Universally Positive,' Says Activision

Destiny 2 Beta Feedback 'Almost Universally Positive,' Says Activision The Destiny 2 beta is finally coming to the PC and Bungie revealed what PC players can expect to play when it drops on August 28. If you plan on streaming the game through OBS or XSplit , you will be unable to stream the game in Fullscreen mode due to some code that it inputs into the game client. [Full Article...]

Harvard's Non-White Incoming Class Majority a First

Harvard's Non-White Incoming Class Majority a First Isgur Flores said the Justice Department had received no broader guidance related to university admissions in general and "is committed to protecting all Americans from all forms of illegal race-based discrimination". Instead, race is seen as just one of the factors that help admissions officers determine which students would be aligned with the school's mission and priorities. [Full Article...]

Delhi court extends ED custody of Shabir Shah

Delhi court extends ED custody of Shabir Shah Shabbir was arrested on July 25 in a case of the Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA) and was remanded to seven days in custody. As Shabir Shah alleged political vendetta for his arrest before a court in Delhi today, the Enforcement Directorate (ED) lawyer asked if the Kashmiri separatist leader could say " Bharat Mata Ki Jai ", a remark later slammed by the judge. [Full Article...]

Police beef up patrols after 3 wounded at San Francisco park

Police beef up patrols after 3 wounded at San Francisco park Spokesman Brent Andrews at San Francisco General Hospital said the condition of the third victim, a minor, was being withheld. Antonia Juhasz, another witness, said she was sitting in the park reading when she heard the gunfire. SFPD spokesperson Officer Grace Gatpandan tells the Chron that "Witnesses saw several people speeding away from the park in a car" after the shooting, which "was not a r... [Full Article...]

Woman Alerts Cops After Spotting Man Texting About Molesting Children

Woman Alerts Cops After Spotting Man Texting About Molesting Children San Jose police identified two children, ages 5 and 7, as the victims. On landing at Mineta San José International Airport, one of the crew tipped off the San Jose plod, who showed up and cuffed the bloke - 56-year-old Michael Kellar, of Tacoma, Washington. [Full Article...]

Sean Spicer Turns Down 'Dancing With the Stars' Offer

Sean Spicer Turns Down 'Dancing With the Stars' Offer Reportedly getting ready to sign a major television deal, Spicer signed with Bob Barnett, a prominent lawyer who represents politicians and TV news personalities, the New York Post's Page Six reported . In the course of his 10-day tenure, Scaramucci forced out Spicer and former White House chief of staff Reince Priebus, but was then dismissed himself by Priebus' replacement, John Kelly. [Full Article...]

TCA Talk - Ralph Macchio reprising his 'Karate Kid' role in new series

TCA Talk - Ralph Macchio reprising his 'Karate Kid' role in new series The 10-episode series is described as a comedy that picks up 30 years after the events of the original movie as down on his luck Johnny Lawrence, again played by Billy Zabka , re-opens the Cobra Kai dojo. Actor Pat Morita , who portrayed the iconic and beloved character, died in 2005, at age 73. Over thirty years following the All Valley Karate Tournament, Zabka's character, Johhny, has fa... [Full Article...]

Warriors' Steph Curry shoots a 74 in Web.com Tour event

Warriors' Steph Curry shoots a 74 in Web.com Tour event Golden State Warrior Curry carded a four-over 74, not quite a Spieth-like performance, but enough to finish the first round ahead of several professionals at the Ellie Mae Classic at TPC Stonbrae in Hayward, California. "It was an unbelievable experience", Curry said. Curry is now tied for 142nd place in a field of 154, 11 shots off the pace set by first-round leader Nicholas Thompson who sho... [Full Article...]


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