• Provo Mayor John Curtis probable victor of Rep. Jason Chaffetz's seat
Provo Mayor John Curtis probable victor of Rep. Jason Chaffetz's seat

John Curtis, the popular mayor of the Mormon stronghold of Provo, won a GOP primary Tuesday in Utah after fending off two challengers in Utah's 3rd Congressional District who were both backed by further-right conservatives and tried to handicap him for having once been a Democrat.

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  • Moore and Strange Headed to Runoff; Jones Wins Dem. Primary
Moore and Strange Headed to Runoff; Jones Wins Dem. Primary

Former Alabama Chief Justice Roy Moore has jumped to an early lead in the Republican primary for the U.S. Senate seat that previously held by Attorney General Jeff Sessions . Against that stands Mr. Moore, whose past official ethics violations might look disqualifying outside Alabama, but at home were viewed by some as a badge of honor.

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  • Country Stars React to White Nationalist Rally in Charlottesville
Country Stars React to White Nationalist Rally in Charlottesville

On the night before the rally, protesters gathered at the statue with torches before violence erupted between them and counter-protesters. Fields enlisted in the US Army in August 2015 soon after graduating, but was released four months later "due to a failure to meeting training standards", the service said in a statement.

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  • Man Who Mowed Down Crowd (Killing One) in Charlottesville Charged with Murder
Man Who Mowed Down Crowd (Killing One) in Charlottesville Charged with Murder

As Fields left the court, white supremacist Matthew Heimbach shouted that Heyer's death was the fault of police. "I'm going to miss her", he said . The mother of the man suspected of having driven into a crowd in Charlottesville during a protest repeatedly called emergency services saying her son beat her, according to transcripts.

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  • Twitter is Identifying White Supremacist Neo-Nazi Marchers (And You Can Help)
Twitter is Identifying White Supremacist Neo-Nazi Marchers (And You Can Help)

Far-right groups accused the anonymous person behind the account of "doxxing", a term that means unearthing and publishing private information on the internet-which this technically isn't. That can lead to false identification by law enforcement, a significant problem in general, but more significant for black communities already under greater ...

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  • Gallup: Trump's approval rating drops to new low of 34%
Gallup: Trump's approval rating drops to new low of 34%

Among Republicans, his latest weekly approval rating was 79 percent, the lowest from his party and below the previous week's 82 percent. In fact, only one other president, George W. The Gallup presidential daily job approval tracking report is a rolling average of the preceding three days' results. On top of that, the new Gallup poll, condu...

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  • Donald Trump's Job Approval Just Hit a New Low
Donald Trump's Job Approval Just Hit a New Low

For the week ending Sunday, Trump's approval rating was 36 percent for the seven days. The commander-in-chief had a 34% approval rating, while 61% of Americans disapprove of his job performance since taking office in January, the poll reveals.

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  • Trump says he's 'seriously considering' pardoning former sheriff Arpaio
Trump says he's 'seriously considering' pardoning former sheriff Arpaio

I am seriously thinking about it", Trump told Fox News on Sunday at his golf club in Bedminster, New Jersey. He's awaiting sentence now and could face up to six months in prison, but he's appealing the ruling. Mr Posobiec, who supported Mr Trump's election campaign, is known for promoting discredited theories about the killing of the Democratic...

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  • I can tell you that': Trump defends embattled Bannon amid termination rumors
I can tell you that': Trump defends embattled Bannon amid termination rumors

The KKK, I'm not a fan". "He's a good person, and I think the press treats him, frankly, very unfairly", Mr. Trump declared. On Monday, after widespread criticism from both parties, Trump finally issued what many saw as a reluctant condemnation of white supremacist violence.

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  • Dunford says U.S. military options are for if sanctions fail - South Korea
Dunford says U.S. military options are for if sanctions fail - South Korea

Joseph Dunford . Moon said North Korea must stop issuing menacing statements and provoking. Extended deterrence refers to the US commitment to mobilize its full range of conventional and strategic military assets including nuclear capability to protect its allies.

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  • Military Action Against North Korea Should Not Be an Option - US Congresswoman
Military Action Against North Korea Should Not Be an Option - US Congresswoman

Defense Secretary James Mattis stated the United States does not seek to "inflict harm" on the "long-suffering North Korean people". "The U.S. will continue to request Chinese and Russian commitments not to provide the regime with economic lifelines and to persuade it to abandon its risky path", the two secretaries wrote , naming another of No...

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  • Snapchat results show growth in users and revenue
Snapchat results show growth in users and revenue

Hedge funds have recently made changes to their positions in the company. Finally, Dubuque Bank & Trust Co. bought a new stake in shares of Snap during the second quarter valued at about $137,000. The correct version of this piece of content can be viewed at https://rinconhillneighbors.org/2017/08/11/snap-inc-snap-receives-average-recommendatio...

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  • Pakistan's ousted Sharif vows to remain active in politics
Pakistan's ousted Sharif vows to remain active in politics

Sources in the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) party said that some of the senior party leaders were concerned about the security of Sharif. Opposition leader Imran Khan takes dig at ousted Pak PM Nawaz Sharif . "Will the nation's mandate ever be respected?" he asked. "We will do this in the interest of Pakistan", he said, claiming that...

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  • North Korea says it released Canadian pastor on 'sick bail'
North Korea says it released Canadian pastor on 'sick bail'

Emergency "sick bail" was granted to Hyeon Soo Lim who was released from his hard labour sentence on Wednesday, state-run news agency KCNA said. He was serving a life sentence of hard labor after being convicted in December 2015 for crimes against the state.

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  • At least 34 injured in bomb blast in Pakistan's Lahore
At least 34 injured in bomb blast in Pakistan's Lahore

According to the police, even though no casualties are reported, a minor girl is said to be in a critical condition. The injured, including women and children, were rushed to the nearby hospitals for treatment. Bomb blasts by militants are common in Pakistan, especially in tribal areas bordering Afghanistan. As per reports, blast in the capital o...

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  • Soldier killed in Pak sniper fire along LoC
Soldier killed in Pak sniper fire along LoC

The latest ceasefire violation by Pakistan came a day after another army man was injured along the LoC in Uri sector of north Kashmir's Baramulla district. He was conveyed that despite calls for restraint, India continued to indulge in ceasefire violations with more than 600 violations along the LoC and the Working Boundary.

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  • Israel moves to shut down Al Jazeera office in Jerusalem
Israel moves to shut down Al Jazeera office in Jerusalem

During a press conference, Israeli Communications Minister Ayoub Kara announced his intentions to limit Qatari-owned Al Jazeera's activity within Israel. Al Jazeera has come under attack from several governments in the region in recent months to the concern of free press campaigners. "We have identified media outlets that do not serve freedo...

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  • Iran's president begins a second term to deliver on reform promises
Iran's president begins a second term to deliver on reform promises

Britain, France and Germany who signed the deal alongside Russia, China and the United States remain firm backers of the agreement and are eagerly seeking to rebuild trade ties with Iran despite logistical problems caused by USA sanctions .

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  • Dubai's huge 'Torch' tower engulfed in flames - again
Dubai's huge 'Torch' tower engulfed in flames - again

It also reported that Dubai Civil Defense has successfully evacuated the Torch Tower and is working to bring the fire under control. JEDDAH: More than two years after it was hit by fire, the Dubai Torch Tower is in flames again. local time (5 p.m. Thursday EDT), with flames soon engulfing dozens of floors on one side of the 86-storey buildi...

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  • Trump, senators unveil bill to slash legal immigration to US
Trump, senators unveil bill to slash legal immigration to US

Sens. Tom Cotton , R-Ark., and David Perdue , R-Ga, have been working with the Trump administration to refine a bill they first introduced in February that aims to cut immigration by half from the current level of more than 1 million green cards per year granting foreigners permanent legal residence in the United States.

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  • Philippine mayor linked to illegal drug trade killed in police raid
Philippine mayor linked to illegal drug trade killed in police raid

Meanwhile, lawyer Lawrence Carim, a member of the Parojinogs' legal team, has complained that he was barred from entering the PNP headquarters at Camp Crame to accompany the vice mayor and her bother Reynaldo Jr. Past year police shot dead a mayor in a cell on Leyte island and another mayor and nine of his bodyguards were killed allegedly during ...

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  • The Problem with Trump's Military Transgender Ban
The Problem with Trump's Military Transgender Ban

Under well-settled law, the courts would nearly certainly hold that soldiers who came out as openly transgender in reliance on the military's own policy could not be subsequently penalized for doing so. With a tweet, the President has cast their status into doubt. We don't need righteous anti-Trump rants - we need jobs. The Department of Defen...

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  • Clippers' Danilo Gallinari Injures Thumb After Throwing Punch In Game
Clippers' Danilo Gallinari Injures Thumb After Throwing Punch In Game

Gallinari reportedly had to go to the hospital to get his hand examined, but the severity of his injury is not yet known. The recovery time is expected to be 5-6 weeks. Gallo's fight and injury brought plenty of trolls and jokesters out on Twitter that couldn't help but bring up the Clippers' curse. Someone might need to let Danilo Gallinari ...

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  • Almost 500 Suspects On Trial Over Turkey's Failed Coup
Almost 500 Suspects On Trial Over Turkey's Failed Coup

According to the charges, Hulusi Akar , the chief of staff of the military, was taken hostage and brought to the base during the coup attempt. Former air force commander, Akin Ozturk and other defendants stationed at an Ankara air base are accused of directing the coup and bombing key government buildings, including the parliament.

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  • Weir Group Plc (WEIGF) Reviewed By Analysts
Weir Group Plc (WEIGF) Reviewed By Analysts

Drax Group PLC has GBX 3600 highest and GBX 180 lowest target. Since February 2, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 10 insider sales for $29.39 million activity. It now has negative earnings. The Company's divisions include Sunbelt and A-Plant. This was disclosed to clients in analysts report on Tuesday morning.

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