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by | July 17, 2017 | 20:33

Vitantonio's wife, Costanza Zitellini, allegedly received the video message and then immediately went to the Skydive DeLand hanger to bar her husband from getting on the plane. An experienced sky diver committed suicide by jumping from a plan and leaving his wife his final message. His body was found face-down in an open field.

by | July 16, 2017 | 00:36

CBS Pittsburgh reports investigators spent the day digging in the backyard of Donald Webb's ex-wife's house in MA, where they found what is believed to be human remains. Webb was never apprehended after being charged with first-degree murder, and investigators now believe he died in 1999, according to the Federal Bureau of Investigation.

by | July 15, 2017 | 00:29

Oslo , Jul 14 The former chairman of the Norwegian Nobel Committee today justified awarding Chinese dissident Liu Xiaobo with the 2010 peace prize which beijing slammed as "blasphemy". "If Xi does the right thing, we can all commend that action", Cruz said. Liu's absence from the 2010 Nobel ceremony was marked by an empty chair.

by | July 14, 2017 | 00:33

Grassley suggested Trump's son would 'welcome the opportunity, ' as the president's namesake was dragged into the Russia scandal this week, as he revealed emails in which an intermediary told him the Russians wanted to give the Trump campaign dirt on the president's political rival, Hillary Clinton .

by | July 13, 2017 | 00:39

The British Racing Drivers Club said it was no longer financially viable to host the race under the current contract and triggered the clause in the hope of brokering a more financially-viable contract. It may seem odd the best attended grand prix of the championship - 350,000 will come to the four-day festival which starts tomorrow and the race itself will attract a worldwide TV audience of 400m - can not make ends meet .

by | July 13, 2017 | 00:34

A family stuck in a rip current narrowly avoided a tragedy when a crowd of strangers linked together to bring them back to land. "I can hold my breath underwater and go around an olympic pool easily", she said. Roberta Ursrey and her family were enjoying themselves in the sea on Saturday, despite the yellow-flag conditions. "It was unbelievable and heart warming to see", she continued.

by | July 12, 2017 | 00:21

MOSUL, Iraq (AP) - Airstrikes, shelling and other heavy clashes shook a small sliver of western Mosul on Tuesday in renewed fighting, a day after the government declared victory over Islamic State militants in Iraq's second-largest city.

by | July 12, 2017 | 00:21

The movement of Amarnath Yatra pilgrims in the Valley is strictly controlled because of the threat of militancy. "At times, India uses Hindus of Uttar Pradesh to hide its terror face, and when it fails, they use false flag attacks against Amarnath Yatris", he claimed".

by | July 11, 2017 | 00:43

He has been ordered to face a Melbourne court on July 26 for a preliminary hearing on multiple sexual assault charges related to offences allegedly committed decades ago, when he was a senior cleric in Australia. "At the same time, it's important to recall that Cardinal Pell has openly and repeatedly condemned as immoral and intolerable the acts of abuse against minors".

by | July 11, 2017 | 00:45

More buses will be added from Hoboken as well. "We like to think it's quiet because a lot of people did their homework", New Jersey Transit spokesman Charles Ingoglia said while standing outside the Hoboken train and ferry stations. The work began as Monday morning's rush got off to a slow start for several hundred thousand commuters on the Long Island Rail Road and New Jersey Transit.

by | July 11, 2017 | 00:39

Over 10,000 people were forced from their homes in B.C., as of Monday morning, with firefighters in the province using all resources to contain over 130 wildfires that are burning. "Given the current wildfire situation and the expected increase in wildfire activity, the Province is taking this extraordinary measure of declaring a provincial state of emergency ", the statement reads .

by | July 10, 2017 | 00:32

As a reward, the Rockets are reportedly prepared to offer Harden a massive extension that would be the richest in National Basketball Association history. "Houston is home for me". With Howard gone, the Rockets put Harden at the center of everything they do on offense, and it paid off. It was announced on Saturday by ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski that the #Toronto Raptors traded DeMarre Carroll to the Brooklyn Nets .

by | July 09, 2017 | 00:54

Arsenal have been continually linked with the 2016 PFA Player of the Year who said he felt it was "time for me to move on" and that there was a gentleman's agreement with Leicester he would be allowed to leave. Shakespeare hopes Mahrez will be back in a Leicester shirt for the club's trip to Hong Kong to play in the Premier League Asia Trophy later this month.

by | July 09, 2017 | 00:54

Climate, particularly in the wake of Trump's announcement that the US would exit the Paris deal, was expected to be at the top of the meeting's agenda. It will feature big-name music acts like Coldplay and Shakira, as well as leaders like Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Argentina's President Mauricio Macri.

by | July 08, 2017 | 00:26

Sehwag took to social media and uploaded a picture on his Twitter account captioned, "To a man who has given Indian fans innumerable moments of joy, #HappyBirthdayMSD May the helicopter continue to fly and land in our hearts". Dhoni is the Indian captain with the most wins as skipper in Tests (27), ODIs (110) and of course T20Is (41). MS Dhoni ushered in his 36th birthday in Jamaica in the company of wife Sakshi and his India teammates.

by | July 08, 2017 | 00:24

Carter earned a 0.6 nERD in 73 games last season. Despite being the oldest active player in the entire National Basketball Association, he still averaged eight points and three rebounds per game last season while coming off the bench for the Memphis Grizzlies .

by | July 08, 2017 | 00:27

This prison is the most crowded in Guerrero , with 2,100 prisoners, according to Mexican government statistics. Three more inmates were wounded in the violence, Mr Alvarez said. Despite reports of gunfire in the prison, all the casualties were due to wounds from sharp instruments, such as the improvised weapons that are fashioned by inmates, Mr Alvarez said.

by | July 05, 2017 | 00:21

It was far too early to know if the potential system would affect Florida at all. June 2017 will go down on the record books as the third wettest with 15.48 inches of rain for the month. Should the disturbance develop into a tropical storm, it will take on the name of "Don". While there is only a 10% chance of tropical development within the next 48 hours, there is a 50% chance that this could be classified a Tropical Depression or tropical Storm within the next five days.

by | July 05, 2017 | 00:21

Joey Chestnut devoured 70 hot dogs in 2016, but how many will he get down for the 2017 contest? If you do not believe me when I say that people are absolutely insane about the Hot Dog Eating contest even to the point of cult-like reverence, here is a link to the website where they are actually counting down the seconds until it begins.

by | July 04, 2017 | 00:42

The deal, worth $4.8 billion, was signed in Tehran by the National Iranian Oil Company Managing Director Ali Kardor, Total Chief Executive Officer Patrick Pouyanne and executives of China National Petroleum Corporation and Petropars , the French company's partners in the South Pars project.

by | July 03, 2017 | 01:31

The Houston Rockets and Nene have a contract - again. So what happened? Well, Nene is 34 years old, and a four-year contract would therefore carry him into his age-38 season. He provided good minutes at center, serving as another rim-rolling target for James Harden (and now Chris Paul ) with enough passing ability and patience to keep the ball moving.

by | July 03, 2017 | 01:26

The Senate voted Thursday to approve the lottery dedication and Horizon bill, but Assembly Speaker Vincent Prieto has remained adamant that he would not post any Horizon legislation for a vote in his chamber. Prieto has refused to consider the Horizon proposal in budget negotiations. The shutdown was the first in New Jersey in more than a decade, and it came as many in the state were heading to the Jersey Shore and state parks to celebrate Independence Day.

by | July 03, 2017 | 01:24

Apparently, it's because both vehicles were trying to merge in the same lane on the highway. Roberson, a West Chester resident, was found dead inside her 2009 Chevy Malibu. She was killed instantly by a single bullet to the left side of the head. I'm a Queens native, filtering through the net for the next hit story. Meanwhile, the members of her family and friends held a vigil in her memory on Saturday night.

by | July 02, 2017 | 01:18

Chinese President Xi Jinping attended anniversary events on the island, including Lam's swearing into office Saturday as the city's first female leader. In response to the United States and UK statements, Chinese foreign ministry spokesman Lu Kang detailed Hong Kong's "comprehensive achievements with the support of the central government and mainland".

by | July 02, 2017 | 01:02

Speaking on the occasion, the prime minister said that the day marks a decisive turning point, in determining the future course of the country. That's why he was confident that GST will be implemented, he said. She added that system was in place to tax as per GST rates. The opposition National Conference and traders have expressed concern over the extending Constitutional Amendment 101, or the GST Act, to Jammu and Kashmir.

by | July 02, 2017 | 01:01

The teens, who are 15 and 17, were charged with starting the Chimney Tops fire, which spread into the Smoky Mountains, into Sevier County and into Gatlinburg, killing 14 people and injuring 200 more . After reviewing the documents, both the State Attorney General's Office and the U.S. Attorney's Office advised that it was their respective opinions that the State of Tennessee does not have jurisdiction to prosecute criminal acts that occur wholly within the boundaries of the Great Smoky ...

by | July 01, 2017 | 00:30

IL lottery officials spoke to FOX 32 by phone, calling this a temporary change. The Illinois Lottery advises players not to delay claiming a winning ticket, and says claims of more than $25,000 will be delayed due to the state's inability to make payments if there is no budget.

by | July 01, 2017 | 00:32

The legilsation is named after Kathryn Steinle who was shot and killed in 2015 in San Francisco by Juan Francisco Lopez Sanchez, a repeat felon and undocumented immigrant from Mexico who was deported several times . Trump has blamed the death of Steinle on San Francisco's policies, namely its status as a "sanctuary city", which provide safe havens for undocumented immigrants.

by | June 30, 2017 | 00:39

The summit was expected to be dominated by Mr Trump's first meeting with Vladimir Putin since his election as USA president. "The disagreement is obvious, and it would be dishonest to gloss over it", she said. "Obviously, we see things differently", she added. French President Emmanuel Macron added that "it is no use isolating a state". She said that "the Paris agreement is irreversible and it is not negotiable".

by | June 30, 2017 | 00:38

Mnuchin said the United States hopes China will "continue to work with us" to pressure North Korea . Mr. Mnuchin would not say if the United States warned China about the sanctions, but he said they were not meant as any sort of message to the Chinese government.

by | June 27, 2017 | 02:39

In Wyoming, resident Amy Mayer said news of his release had sent waves of shock and joy through the neighborhood. "We want the world to know how we and our son have been brutalized and terrorized by the pariah regime in North Korean". Rodman's arrival overlapped with his hosts freeing a comatose American college student they had imprisoned since January 2016 for stealing a propaganda poster .

by | June 27, 2017 | 02:12

Intelligence agencies have concluded hackers stole information from the phishing operation and provided it to WikiLeaks seeking to impact the USA presidential election. Johnson also said he was not happy that he learned well after the fact that the DNC's computer systems had been hacked. United States intelligence agencies have concluded that the Kremlin orchestrated a wide-ranging influence operation that included email hacking and online propaganda to discredit Democratic presidential ...

by | June 24, 2017 | 00:53

Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE: WHR ) is in hot waters as one of its refrigerators caused the deadly Grenfell Tower fire in London . It has been suggested the cladding panels helped to spread a blaze at the North Kensington tower, which killed at least 79 people and destroyed 151 homes on June 18.

by | June 24, 2017 | 00:51

I think the briefing is one aspect of what we do. However, White House chief strategist, Steve Bannon, actually provided a reason as to why Spicer wasn't speaking to the media that often. "I have not sat down and asked him about his specific reaction to them, so I'd be glad to touch base and get back to you", he said. The final report followed the USA intelligence community's initial statement in October 2016 that claimed senior Russian officials directed the hacking of Democratic Party ...

by | June 24, 2017 | 00:47

In an email, a Sears spokesman said the stores will close in mid-September and the Sears Auto Centers will close in late July. A list of the stores that the Company anticipates closing is included with this announcement. "We are making progress with the fundamental restructuring of our operations that we initiated in February", Edward S. Lampert, chairman and CEO of Sears Holdings, said in a news release.