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Mocs ranked No. 12 in STATS Preseason Top 25

Mocs ranked No. 12 in STATS Preseason Top 25 Illinois State, which seeks its fourth straight FCS playoff berth, opens the season at 6:30 p.m. September 2 against Butler at Hancock Stadium. The Dukes, coming off their fourth Northeast Conference crown in six seasons in 2016, are one of three NEC teams represented among others receiving votes in the rankings. [Full Article...]

Australian Kelpie Wins World Dog Surfing Championships

Australian Kelpie Wins World Dog Surfing Championships About three-dozen dogs competed at the World Dog Surfing Championships Saturday at Linda Mar State Beach . Video of the segment has already been shared more than 1,200 times on Twitter. There are also prizes for the best-dressed and tandem surfing dogs - the victor of course being crowned "top dog'", he said languidly. McCoy's dry delivery of the story took on a life of its own as his app... [Full Article...]

Pope Francis writes to Nigeria over Anambra church killings

Pope Francis writes to Nigeria over Anambra church killings However, the police's preliminary investigation has revealed the mass killing was likely to be a result of a feud between two individuals who are from the community but who live outside Nigeria. The motive behind the shooting remains unclear. "The deeply saddened governor asked the people to go about their businesses without fear or panic, noting that this isolated case must be followed to the r... [Full Article...]

China July coal imports at 5-month low on tightening import curbs

China July coal imports at 5-month low on tightening import curbs SHORT TERM TRADER: Small short at 12225; stop above 12355. "The Government's initiative to reduce capacity in the steel sector will continue to make headway; therefore iron ore demand will likely slow in volume terms for the rest of the year". [Full Article...]

British model not part of kidnap plot: Lawyer

British model not part of kidnap plot: Lawyer Herba said he later met Ms Aylilng, in Paris where he posed as a photographer and she had come for a job, but when he discovered the Romanians meant to kidnap her he backed out. But it has emerged she went out shopping for groceries and shoes with her alleged captor Lukasz Herba, who is now being held by Italian police. He told investigators he drove her to the British consulate in Milan and rel... [Full Article...]

Pentagon Reviewing Missile Guidelines With South Korea

Pentagon Reviewing Missile Guidelines With South Korea In another statement citing a different military spokesman, North Korea also said it could carry out a pre-emptive operation if the U.S. showed signs of provocation. Just after reports emerged that North Korea has produced a miniaturized nuclear warhead that can fit onto long-range missiles, President Donald Trump had a tough message for Kim Jong Un and company. [Full Article...]

England v South Africa: How the Test series was won

England v South Africa: How the Test series was won And Du Plessis, who has never worked with him, sounded out some of England's players about him. The result afforded England a convincing three-one series triumph - their first over the Proteas, at home, in nearly two decades. Two deliveries later, he also bowled Du Plessis after drawing him into a shot and getting an inside edge onto the stumps. The coaching staff have been brilliant and the... [Full Article...]

Jumping goat has fun atop Oklahoma police officer's auto

Jumping goat has fun atop Oklahoma police officer's auto A woman laughs as she reprimands the goat and grabs it. A neighbor came over to help the officer try to get the goat to come down, but once it was on the ground, it didn't stay there long. Officials from the Blanchard Police Department in Oklahoma shared the interesting incident to its Facebook page on Sunday and it already has more than 10,000 views. [Full Article...]

Faraday Future moves into leased manufacturing facility

Faraday Future moves into leased manufacturing facility The site is roughly 200 miles north of Faraday Future's Los Angeles headquarters and if all goes to plan will be churning out cars at an initial rate of 10,000 per year. The German auto executives seem to have brought a dose of reality to the company's sprawling vision at a significant time . At full capacity, the company would have about 1,900 workers in the Hanford plant. [Full Article...]

7.0-magnitude natural disaster hits China's Sichuan Province

7.0-magnitude natural disaster hits China's Sichuan Province Citing a China Earthquake Networks Centre (CENC) statement, the Xinhua news agency reported that the earthquake struck at 9.19 PM (local time) at a depth of 20 kilometres. Some houses at the scenic spot collapsed following the quake and authorities were organizing young people to help evacuate residents, a staff worker at the park told the official Xinhua news agency. [Full Article...]

Iran, Russia, Turkey Start Expert-Level Meeting on Syria in Tehran

Iran, Russia, Turkey Start Expert-Level Meeting on Syria in Tehran There have been regular exchanges of rocket and artillery fire in recent weeks between Turkish forces and YPG fighters who control part of Syria's northwestern border. "We will make new and important moves soon", he said. Turkey has also reinforced a section of its shared frontier with Syria with artillery and tanks over the weekend and Erdogan said Ankara was ready to take action. [Full Article...]

Dragon Quest Builders 2 Announced for PS4, Switch

Dragon Quest Builders 2 Announced for PS4, Switch The news follows the confirmation that Dragon Quest XI will be coming to the western world as Dragon Quest XI: Echoes of an Elusive Age sometime in 2018 for the PlayStation 4 and Nintendo 3DS, and eventually also to the Nintendo Switch. [Full Article...]

Man dressed as vehicle seat driving around DC area

Man dressed as vehicle seat driving around DC area The driver was dressed in a car-seat costume. Yup, you read it right. With his upper body and head covered in vinyl that matched the rest of the car's interior, the driver was able to essentially disappear. The reporter filmed himself approaching the vehicle, saying: 'Brother, who are you? NBC News reached out to Virginia Tech's Transportation Institute which provided a somewhat satisfacto... [Full Article...]

McDonald's to open 2000 more China stores by end

McDonald's to open 2000 more China stores by end McDonald's CEO Steve Easterbrook said that China will soon be the largest market beside the US and the company is excited to be joining forces with Carlyle and CITIC for better decision making at the local level to meet the constantly changing demands of customers. [Full Article...]

Everything to Know About Cynthia Nixon's Potential Run for NY Governor

Everything to Know About Cynthia Nixon's Potential Run for NY Governor Sex and the City star Cynthia Nixon on Tuesday acknowledged she is being encouraged to run for NY governor next year and blasted Gov. Andrew Cuomo for his record on education funding. She went on to criticize Cuomo's handling of public education, saying the gap between rich and poor schools has never been greater. The problem is partly because of property taxes: Wealthy districts have more ... [Full Article...]

Toddler found dead inside van parked outside Florida day care

Toddler found dead inside van parked outside Florida day care Charges are pending after a 3-year-old boy was found dead inside a van at an Orlando daycare. Orlando Police Chief John Mina says that the child, identified as 3-year-old Miles Hill, was believed to have been inside the vehicle since 9 a.m. [Full Article...]

Hellblade: Senua's Sacrifice suffering from save game progression issues

Hellblade: Senua's Sacrifice suffering from save game progression issues Share with us your experience with permadeath in Hellblade: Senua's Sacrifice as well. Via this mechanic, the game will delete your save file if you die too many times in the game. The game claims that when the rot reaches Senua's head, the player loses all their progress in the game, although PCGamesN tested it out and never hit the permanent death meter even after more than 50 deaths. [Full Article...]

Kansas newlyweds killed in crash 1 day after their wedding

Kansas newlyweds killed in crash 1 day after their wedding The next day Austin who was driving a 4x4, swerved off the road and smashed into a tree, according to a Sedgewick County Sheriff's office. Bouma and Wesson had just gotten married Friday, the day before the crash. "Everybody questions (the marriage) because they're 19", Bouma's mother Rachel said at her funeral Tuesday morning. "She was a great student, had great character and she loved people". [Full Article...]

Barcelona reportedly is dragging its feet on Neymar's transfer papers

Barcelona reportedly is dragging its feet on Neymar's transfer papers But if Barca offer to give them a decent chunk of the Neymar money back in order to sign Draxler-a fine but inferior player to the Brazil international-the French giants could well be persuaded. When contacted by ESPN FC, La Liga said "it is the RFEF's responsibility to send the papers" before they can be forwarded. Javier Tebas, head of La Liga had earlier said that PSG were engaged in "finan... [Full Article...]

Heads up, Moscow mule lovers: That copper mug could be poisoning you

Heads up, Moscow mule lovers: That copper mug could be poisoning you The state has adapted the Food and Drug Administration's Moral Food Code which prohibits copper from coming in direct contact with foods that have a pH below 6.0. The controversy began after a routine inspection of the Hy-Vee Bar and Grille in Ankeny, Iowa, when restaurant inspectors found unlined copper mugs behind the bar, according to an inspection report provided to NBC. [Full Article...]


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