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Saudi authorities turn away 400000 pilgrims

Saudi authorities turn away 400000 pilgrims NAN reports that the pilgrims are expected to leave Arafat immediately after sunset for Muzdalifah where they will past a night before proceeding on other Hajj rites. This year Indonesia, the most populous Islamic country in the world, has the most number of pilgrims with a quota of 221,000. "I'm very happy that I'm here", he said. [Full Article...]

Baptist Hospitals moving patients due to failed water pump

Baptist Hospitals moving patients due to failed water pump Beaumont officials say it's unclear when their Texas city will be able to provide residents with potable water. Earlier Thursday, Baptist Beaumont Hospital evacuated almost 200 patients by air because of the lack of water. Almost a week after Hurricane Harvey devastated southeast Texas, the disaster continues to find new ways to make life extremely hard for those living in the heavily flooded ar... [Full Article...]

'Game of Thrones' stars talks incest scene

The second most popular pick in the market has been Jon Snow himself, accounting for just under 21% of bets. No stranger to Game of Thrones , Podeswa directed four episodes before season 7, including the first two of season 6, where Jon Snow (Kit Harrington) is resurrected after being knifed in the heart by members of the Night's Watch. [Full Article...]

Le'Veon Bell makes appearance at Steelers' facility

Le'Veon Bell makes appearance at Steelers' facility Bell, 25, was designated by the Steelers as their franchise player in March. According to NFL Network's Tom Pelissero , that offer averaged $12 million a season, including a $30 million payout over the first two years of the new deal. [Full Article...]

USA sends B-1Bs, F-35s to Korea as warning against Pyongyang

USA sends B-1Bs, F-35s to Korea as warning against Pyongyang He said that "talking is not the answer " and diplomatic negotiations are not a way to rein in North Korea . Tokyo and London also pledged to work with the global community to strictly implement the United Nations Security Council's sanctions on North Korea with a view to bring about its denuclearisation, according to the statement. [Full Article...]

Bronx-born Supreme Court Justice Sotomayor watches Yankees from 'Judge's Chambers'

Bronx-born Supreme Court Justice Sotomayor watches Yankees from 'Judge's Chambers' The Hill , CNN , the Daily News , and ESPN have stories. As a bonus, should there be an argument between two people over a home run ball, she'll be there to immediately rule on its rightful owner. Sotomayor, a Bronx, New York, native and a die-hard Yankees fan, was spotted in a section of the right field stands nicknamed the Judge's Chambers. [Full Article...]

Orc Tales trailer released for Middle-Earth: Shadow of War

Orc Tales trailer released for Middle-Earth: Shadow of War He was always ready to leap into the fray and save the game whenever and wherever he was most needed. The game's caption refers to him as the "Mysterious Savior" in the video trailer for the DLC. Shadow of War executive producer Michael Forgey lost his battle with cancer past year at the age of 43. In fact, Forthog Orc-Slayer's weapon in the game is a guitar axe, a weapon made from a repurposed... [Full Article...]

Fears over gas shortage cause long lines, empty pumps at ATX stations

Fears over gas shortage cause long lines, empty pumps at ATX stations Citgo, operator of the Corpus Christi refinery, said on Friday it was taking efforts to resume operations. Gasoline prices fell for the first time in nearly two weeks, after rising 25 percent last month, as traders assessed the impact of Tropical Storm Harvey . [Full Article...]

United States shoots down medium-range ballistic missile in Hawaii test

United States shoots down medium-range ballistic missile in Hawaii test Britain wants new United Nations sanctions against North Korea that would target guest workers sent mostly to Russian Federation and China, and whose wages are a source of revenue for Pyongyang, the British ambassador said Wednesday. Japanese Prime Shinzo Abe said he and visiting British Prime Minister Theresa May agreed to urge China, North Korea's lone major ally, to do more to rein in Nor... [Full Article...]

Gasoline prices head higher while motorists panic

Gasoline prices head higher while motorists panic Prices in Texas jumped 10 cents overnight, and are up 21 cents over the last week. Kloza noted the national average price for a gallon could get as high as $2.75. To date, both the first and second largest refineries in the nation have reduced production (the Motiva Port Arthur and Exxon Mobile's Baytown refineries). [Full Article...]

Dead Rising 4 Coming To PS4 With Frank's Big Package,…

Dead Rising 4 Coming To PS4 With Frank's Big Package,… It will also include a new game mode called " Capcom Heroes ", which allows protagonist Frank West to "wear over a dozen outfits and perform outrageous special attacks inspired by classic Capcom characters". We enjoyed the original game, and being able to re-experience it as a complete package (again with the word package) on the PS4 is bound to be a treat. [Full Article...]

Trump Confuses Two Blond Finnish Reporters During Press Conference

Trump Confuses Two Blond Finnish Reporters During Press Conference At a joint press conference Monday with Finnish President Sauli Niinistö , Trump announced that Finland had agreed to buy "a large number" of Super Hornets from Boeing. A Russian naval exercise with China in the Baltic Sea has rattled tensions in the region and Trump has sought to reassure North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies there, sending Vice President Mike Pence on a recent trip. [Full Article...]

Led coalition says Islamic State convoy remains in Syrian desert

Led coalition says Islamic State convoy remains in Syrian desert The deal comes after the Lebanese Army launched an offensive - dubbed the Fajr al-Joroud - against the Daesh militants who have been entrenched on the Lebanese-Syrian border since 2014. Qara is only a few miles from the pale, dry mountains delineating the frontier with Lebanon, straddling which Islamic State and other militant groups held territory until August. [Full Article...]

Controlled Reservoir Release Impacts Already Flooded Neighborhoods

Controlled Reservoir Release Impacts Already Flooded Neighborhoods By early Tuesday morning, Addicks had topped the dam's 108-foot spillway , leading to what officials call "uncontrolled releases" from the reservoir. The Addicks reservoir continues to release 7,000 CFS while Barker sits at a rate of 6,300. Levee Watch 2017 is underway for folks close to the Addicks and Barker Reservoirs, and sadly, no one knows what's next. [Full Article...]

Topps reveal new Star Wars: The Last Jedi collection

Topps reveal new Star Wars: The Last Jedi collection All you need are some AA batteries. In the spirit of Global Force Friday II , the robot was revealed starting in Australia. "It combines the huge fandom of Star Wars , STEAM, and tons of creative fun". The event also saw the debut of a new app called " Find the Force ", to allow shoppers in the store to point their smart phone or tablet at various displays in the store and see moving images o... [Full Article...]

Trevor Noah Defends Melania Trump's Hurricane Stilettos

Look at that! All white with giant bling? Kellyanne Conway, counselor to President Donald Trump , defended the first lady from the criticism she received after wearing stilettos en route to Texas this week for a briefing on Hurricane Harvey relief efforts with her husband. [Full Article...]

South Korea Rules Out Bringing Back US Nukes After Missile Launch

South Korea Rules Out Bringing Back US Nukes After Missile Launch Song also met with U.S. Pacific Command (Pacom) chief Adm. Harry Harris in Hawaii on Thursday. The book in question, called "North Korea Confidential", depicts daily life in the reclusive country through the eyes of defectors and diplomats. [Full Article...]

Erdogan blasts 'scandalous' USA indictment of Turkish bodyguards

Erdogan blasts 'scandalous' USA indictment of Turkish bodyguards The incident was reported to have taken place in front of the Turkish embassy, with 12 reported to be wounded. Turkish President Erdogan greets his supporters as he attends a ceremony marking the 95th anniversary of Victory Day at the mausoleum of Mustafa Kemal Ataturk in Ankara, Turkey, August 30, 2017. [Full Article...]

Law enforcement out in full force for Labor Day weekend

Law enforcement out in full force for Labor Day weekend This weekend marks the end of the "100 deadliest days of summer", which run from Memorial Day until the end of Labor Day and Green wants everyone to remain alert while driving. Past year during a similar travel period, the Georgia State Patrol investigated 496 traffic crashes that resulted in 274 injuries and 10 traffic fatalities. [Full Article...]

Russian Official Warns Of Future Retaliation After US Closes Consulate

Russian Official Warns Of Future Retaliation After US Closes Consulate Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov has warned U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson that any new sanctions against North Korea would be "dangerous". The score-settling that started in December is the broadest involving the two countries' foreign outposts since 1986, when the United States and the Soviet Union expelled dozens of each other's diplomats. [Full Article...]


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