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Rare white moose spotted crossing lake in Sweden

Rare white moose spotted crossing lake in Sweden

So the next day he returned to the spot and was lucky enough to spot it again. There are only about 100 white moose in Sweden, according to the BBC . "This white elk bull is local to the area", Nilsson told The Local . No mention of who keeps track of these things, but "white moose counter" seems like a pretty good job description to me. Read More

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The Mooch: 'I'm A Very Active Gay Rights Supporter'

The Mooch: 'I'm A Very Active Gay Rights Supporter'

Two days later, under pressure from lawmakers and others, he publicly condemned white supremacist groups , including the KKK and neo-Nazis. "Two days later! Does he order his spine on Amazon Prime?" When Scaramucci said that the president is compassionate, Colbert asked for evidence-and when Scaramucci pointed out that Trump had given up his luxurious lifestyle for the presidency, Colbert cut him off. Read More

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Calgary included on 2026 FIFA World Cup host city long list

Calgary included on 2026 FIFA World Cup host city long list

The other potential Canadian cities, encompassing a total of nine stadiums, are Toronto, Montreal, Ottawa, Calgary, Edmonton, and Regina. The first three World Cups were held in 1930, 1934 and 1938. Ten matches will be played in Canada. In April, when the United Bid Committee announced its intent to bring the World Cup to North America, the Houston Sports Authority told the Chronicle it would be ready if it received such a call. Read More

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Gert could become hurricane as it churns off United States coast

Gert could become hurricane as it churns off United States coast

It's moving west at 15 miles per hour over the Atlantic and forecasters said environmental conditions are expected to be generally conducive for development of this disturbance for the next several days. Tropical Storm Gert is expected to pass the Outer Banks well offshore on Tuesday , however no major effects are expected on Hatteras or Ocracoke islands as the storm moves up the coastline. Read More

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Narendra Modi speaks to Nitish Kumar over Bihar flood situation; assures support

Narendra Modi speaks to Nitish Kumar over Bihar flood situation; assures support

The toll after the second wave of floods in the state has gone up to 99, Assam State Disaster Management Authority told PTI. Army has been deployed in Kokrajhar, Nagaon (Kaliabor Sub-division) and Morigaon districts. Baruah while talking to local television said, "While large part of the state is affected by people, state government is busy in celebration and has announced three day Independence Day celebration beginning from August 15". Read More

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Charlottesville: Trump blasted for failing to condemn far right

Charlottesville: Trump blasted for failing to condemn far right

The rally was meant to protest the planned removal of a statue of Confederate General Robert E. Lee. A 20-year-old OH man James Alex Fields Jr ., 20, has been charged with second-degree murder, three counts of malicious wounding and one count of hit and run after driving a vehicle into a crowd of people protesting a white supremacist demonstration in the city where the University of Virginia is located. Read More

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Police ID woman killed in Saturday crash at 4th and East Water

Police ID woman killed in Saturday crash at 4th and East Water

The Ohio resident, who told the court that he works for a private security company, was arrested not long after plowing into an unsuspecting crowd opposing the white supremacists event held in Charlottesville Saturday (Aug. A teacher who taught Fields said the young man had revealed radical thoughts and was fascinated with Nazism, U.S. media reported . Fields' bond hearing is scheduled for Monday morning. Read More

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BC seeks intervenor status in legal challenges to Trans Mountain Pipeline

BC seeks intervenor status in legal challenges to Trans Mountain Pipeline

They include additional consultations with First Nations and the completion of several environmental management plans. We think is presence on this file will signal a few things. In addition, the Squamish First Nation has gone to court to challenge the adequacy of the consultation process by the province. "Until those plans are completed, Kinder Morgan, with the exception of private land and some clearing of rights of way, can not put shovels in the ground". Read More

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Bryce Harper was carried off the field with a knee injury

Bryce Harper was carried off the field with a knee injury

Games start at 10:05 a.m. PDT and 4:05 p.m. PDT. They are bound to be upset and anxious now. The result of the game meant little for Washington , which leads the NL East by 14 games, or San Francisco, which is out of contention. Harper fell to the ground and held his left knee for several minutes. The base may have been slippery following a three-hour rain delay. That's what we usually do when things are in a bad way. Read More

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Sunderland house destroyed in explosion

Sunderland house destroyed in explosion

She was treated for burns and rushed to Newcastle Royal Victoria Infirmary in a serious but stable condition. In an earlier post, she said that God must exist as "how the hell can anyone survive that explosion". Bill Forster, of Tyne and Wear Fire and Rescue Service, said: "The walls of the building have collapsed and the upper sections of the building have come down and the lady was trapped beneath that rubble". Read More

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Trump says he hopes not to have to use USA nukes

Trump says he hopes not to have to use USA nukes

While it's unclear what Trump might have first said to associates in private just after taking office, his first concrete actions did not address the United States's nuclear arsenal. I just wonder when President Trump will try and claim that he too doesn't need to use a toilet or that his hair is the envy of every man, woman and child on the planet. Read More

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Flight-to-Safety Buying Drives Gold to a Two-month High

Flight-to-Safety Buying Drives Gold to a Two-month High

The Standard & Poor's 500 index fell 7 points, or 0.3 percent, to 2,467. It was a down day for Asian stocks , as traders shied away from riskier assets amid the ongoing war of words between North Korea and the U.S. The pan-European STOXX 600 index fell 0.75% in the early hours of trading as all sectors plunged, led by a 1.04% drop in financials. "It's unbelievable when you consider the headlines just how calm the equity markets are, how they've taken things in their stride", said Ryan ... Read More

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Russian Federation surveillance aircraft flies over Washington secure airspace

Russian Federation surveillance aircraft flies over Washington secure airspace

It also passed by Joint Base Andrews, home to Air Force One. "Open Skies is one of the most wide-ranging worldwide arms control efforts to date to promote openness and transparency in military forces and activities". 'As per the treaty, we can not confirm any locations until after the mission is over. "The Treaty does not preclude an observed State Party from taking mitigation measures at sensitive sites on the ground", TASS cited her as saying. Read More

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Trump's DC hotel is raking in cash

Trump's DC hotel is raking in cash

While the hotel had projected its average daily room rate would be $416, it ended up charging $660.28 on average from January to April, the Journal reported , citing the financial records. "What makes all of this particularly galling is that we now have the unprecedented situation where the President of the United States is both the landlord and tenant of a federal building", he said in a July statement. Read More

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Police search for suspect in towing company robbery

Police search for suspect in towing company robbery

The gunman barricaded himself in and held police at bay for hours, standing outside with their guns drawn. When police later stormed he apartment, he was found dead of a self-inflicted gunshot wound. "This is an example of the fact that our officers go into any situation and you never know how it might turn on a moment's notice". He tweeted about the standoff from Jamaica Hospital Medical Center. Read More

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S'Africa's Zuma survives yet another no-confidence vote

S'Africa's Zuma survives yet another no-confidence vote

After hours of debate, lawmakers put the two-term leader's fate to a vote - 177 voted against Zuma, and 198 voted in his favor. The party is expected to replace Mr Zuma as ANC president at a meeting in December. "It is their own imagination", Zuma added. The ANC is supported by the overwhelming majority of this country. "We believe the voters should now have the chance to express their opinion about the conduct of the ANC in defending Jacob Zuma , " Democratic Alliance leader Mmusi ... Read More

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Babysitters seen putting 7-month-old in fridge

Babysitters seen putting 7-month-old in fridge

The two babysitters have been charged with child endangerment, assault and battery with a unsafe weapon. She says she had no idea of the incident until she was shown the video, that was posted on Snapchat, by police. "I think it was all foolishness, stupidity", Bonnie continued. Two teenage babysitters are taking heat after allegedly chilling a baby inside a refrigerator. Read More

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I continue to stand for the 'Gathbandhan': Sharad Yadav

I continue to stand for the 'Gathbandhan': Sharad Yadav

While the Bihar unit of JD (U) is seen backing Nitish, party sources say more than 12 state units have indicated support towards Yadav. " Sharad Yadav has constantly been questioning Nitish Kumar's decision, but hasn't once commented on the investigation against Lalu Yadav's son Tejashwi", Tyagi said, warning, "If he crosses the line, it will be unfortunate". Read More

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Merger of Two AIADMK Factions on Cards in Tamil Nadu

Merger of Two AIADMK Factions on Cards in Tamil Nadu

Palanisamy's resolution comes days after TTV Dinakaran "exercised his powers" as the Deputy General Secretary of the party and announced a statewide tour. Recently, Dinakaran had rewarded 20 MLAs with party posts for supporting the government. "It is only based on the letter I sent as DGS that the EC allotted the symbol for the party", Dinakaran said. Read More

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