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Father mistakes son for intruder, shoots and kills him


Frank Leo Huner Jr., called Douglas County dispatch saying that he had fatally shot an intruder breaking into his home in the 3400 block of Elk Canyon Court. The father from Sedalia, around 35 miles from Denver, was later released after posting a $50,000 bond. Sheriff's spokeswoman Lauren LeKander said officials are waiting for the coroner to confirm the victim is Huner's son. Read More »

Israel arrests Palestinian MP Khalida Jarrar


Jarrar is a senior figure in the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine, a Marxist party considered a terrorist organisation by Israel, the United States and the European Union. Many of its leaders are in custody and Jarrar has been jailed multiple times. A Ma'an reporter present on the scene said that Israeli forces fired rubber-coated steel bullets, tear gas, and sound bombs at the funeral procession. Read More »

South Africa bowler Vernon Philander passed fit for Lord's Test


A statement from Cricket South Africa cited family reasons after a hard birth which has delayed Du Plessis's journey back to England. Head coach Russell Domingo is back in England after he returned to South Africa following the news his mother was seriously injured in a auto accident a week ago. Read More »

McLaren vehicle crashes into building and bursts into flames


Dorset and Wiltshire Fire and Rescue said: 'Crews from Trowbridge Fire Station attended an incident involving a McLaren that crashed into a building on Yarnbrook Road. The house had to be shored up. Trowbridge fire service identified the vehicle as a McLaren 570S, which is considered the manufacturer's more affordable, entry-level model. Read More »

Gatland a 'happy clown' after Lions level series


Beau Barrett kicked seven of them, contributing all 21 of New Zealand's points, but second-half tries from Toby Faletau and Conor Murray proved crucial for the Lions. It will now go to a process and will be dealt with accordingly, and we will accept whatever happens. I hope all players bring their A-game and that the match isn't defined by errors or foul play. Read More »

Sensex rises over 300 points in first session post GST implementation


Investors remained optimistic of the GST rollout on July 1 as they felt that the sweeping tax reform will give huge momentum to the country's economy and tempt global businesses to invest here, traders said. Fast moving consumer goods, discretionary goods, metal and auto indexes were the top performer. Carmaker Maruti Suzuki India gained as much as 1.8 percent after posting a 7.6 percent jump in June vehicle sales on Saturday, while commercial vehicles maker Ashok Leyland climbed to its ... Read More »

Assad appeared on banknotes of the national currency


At the current exchange rates, the 2,000 pound note is equal to approximately $4 United States dollars. Duraid Durgham , Central Bank Governor stated it is one of several new banknotes which was designed and printed years ago, but its circulation postponed, "due to the circumstances of the war and exchange rate fluctuations". Read More »

No One Is Safe


But like other steadfast franchise rules , Berg and Harberts will nix that guideline in favor of a more modern approach. One of the leads in " Discovery " is used to being a part of a world where your character could be chopped at any time, as Sonequa Martin-Green discovered during the seventh season of AMC's " The Walking Dead ". Read More »

Strs Ohio Has $564000 Stake in Cirrus Logic, Inc. (CRUS)

Cirrus Logic Inc now has $4.05B valuation. The semiconductor company reported $0.73 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.59 by $0.14. Cirrus Logic (NASDAQ:CRUS) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, May 3rd. (NASDAQ:CRUS) or 5,042 shares. Lpl Fincl Ltd Liability Company invested in 0.07% or 161,424 shares. Read More »

BAE Systems Wins £3.7Bn UK's Type 26 Combat Ship Contract


Industry sources said the United Kingdom contract could increase other buyers' confidence in BAE's program. The agreement to start work on the new Type 26 combat ships is one of the biggest United Kingdom defence deals in years and will guarantee work at BAE's Scottish shipyards and across its supply chain for years. Read More »

China's markets open up


The launch coincided with the 20th anniversary of Hong Kong's handover from Britain to China on Saturday, when Chinese President Xi Jinping presided over the inauguration of the city's new leader, Carrie Lam . China has for years faced foreign complaints about restricted access to its markets, but has recently made a series of liberalisation pledges partly to expand its global market influence. Read More »

First look of Naga Chaitanya's 'Yuddham Sharanam' released


The film has been titled as " Yuddham Sharanam ". The film is tipped to be a fast paced thriller with gripping screenplay. "Chay revealed the first look on his official Twitter handle and said, "#NC14FirstLook #YuddhamSharanam thank you @krishnammuthu @ssk1122 @VaaraahiCC the dream team! Other than the lead actors, the flick also stars Srikanth, Rao Ramesh and Revathy in pivotal roles. Read More »

Revenue Secretary Clarifies on GST's Seven 'Myths'


Here, revenue secretary Hasmukh Adhia clarifies the doubts around the reality of GST. If someone's item of trade was earlier exempt from tax, he or she can continue doing business and get registered within 30 days, Adhia said. The double taxation rumour has been declared by Adhia as baseless and completely untrue and the fact is that the GST Council chose to levy an increased tax rate of 18 percent on the use of credit cards, while earlier it was 15 percent. Read More »

Korea's June exports up 13.7% to second best-ever record


Last week, the Korea Institute for Industrial Economics & Trade changed its forecast for this year's growth from 2.5 percent to 2.8 percent. The trade ministry said the rally in exports is led by rising global demand for South Korea's key export items including semiconductors, ships, petrochemicals and flat displays. Read More »

PSG make enquiry for £87M-rated Liverpool midfielder


The Brazil global scored 13 goals and provided seven assists in the Premier League last campaign. "I have a contract with my club and it is long", he was quoted as saying by the Independent ahead of Brazil's friendly against Australia on 13 June. Read More »

Police officer adopts abused boy 'found bound in trash can'


Mr Thompson was not on duty when he overheard the dispatch about a case of child abuse, but responded to the call anyway and was shocked by what he saw, describing it as "the worst thing I've ever seen". "When I seen him in that house.I knew", Thompson said. The story became even sweeter when the child's biological mother recently gave birth to a little girl while in jail. Read More »

Congrats! Andy Murray's wife Kim is pregnant with their second child

Murray has been battling a hip injury which had raised a question mark over his participation in the tournament. Defending women's champion Serena Williams is absent as she awaits the birth of her first child. "It's much better", she said. "I'm definitely recovering really well". "It was a bit of a traumatic fall on the body". "I was so down after losing in qualifying, I never cry after matches but I was sobbing", he said. Read More »

R2-D2 sells for $2.76 million at auction


An R2-D2 unit used in the filming of several " Star Wars " movies has sold for nearly $3 million, a southern California auction house said on Thursday. R2-D2 is easily regarded as one of the most popular characters, not just in Star Wars history, but in the history of cinema itself. The owner of the 43-inch tall droid initially wanted around $2 million for the item, which was way below what it actually sold for. Read More »

Trump Once Again Scrambles GOP's Efforts to Repeal and Replace Obamacare


The letter was signed by Sens. But McConnell showed no interest in that strategy. "If Congress fails to vote on a replacement at the same time as repeal, the repealers risk assuming the blame for the continued unraveling of Obamacare". When the GOP was in the minority, the Republicans voted unanimously to repeal the law without any replacement at all. It's a break from dogma by a party that has long reviled tax boosts, and most things achieved by Obama. Read More »

Kashmir: Encounter in Pulwama, 1 terrorist killed, 2 holed up inside house


Locals had reportedly looked to disrupt the combing operations of the security forces. The search operation is underway, while some reports also suggest that the encounter has begun. Locals in the Malangpora area of Pulwama , helped escape at least two to three militants, as a stone-pelting mob engaged with security forces. The encounter, that had lasted for over six hours, kicked-off Friday evening in Kakapora area of Pulwama . Read More »

White House says Donald Trump not planning flying visit to the UK


On his tour of Europe, Trump is breaking with tradition by visiting Poland ahead of the G20 summit, before he makes a presidential visit to traditional allies Britain, France or Germany. "We have to prove him wrong". "Let's not allow the arrival of a misogynist, a racist, a bigot, and a threat to peace be unchallenged". The charity War On Want said: "Millions of British citizens have already sent a very clear message to the Government that the racism, bigotry and hatred of Donald Trump is ... Read More »

PM takes to Facebook on poll anniversary


Abbott said he just wanted the government to be the "best possible government" and to do that the Liberal Party needed to change. According to The Guardian news site, Mr Abbott has recently criticised government policy and attacked the Liberal party's hierarchy, calling on conservative supporters to "take our party back". Read More »

China cancels Indian journalists trip to Tibet


Dismissing as "untenable" India's assertion that Beijing's construction of road in the disputed Doka La area poses "serious security implications", China's official news agency today asked New Delhi not to deviate consensus on developing bilateral relations. Read More »

Rangers trade for Blue Jays reliever Jason Grilli

The Rangers lead the league in blown saves with 16 already this season. Grilli was designated for assignment last week, but with the Rangers using a committee approach in the ninth inning, the veteran reliever could actually compete for save chances in Texas. Read More »