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Global News Missing Temple student from Montgomery County found dead
Author: 0 Missing Temple student from Montgomery County found dead

A Philadelphia police detective told NBC10 that the house is believed to be "related" to Burleigh's disappearance. This man is now being identified as Joshua Hupperterz, 29 and a former Temple student, who was last seen walking with Burleigh to his house early Thursday morning on local surveillance cameras.

Global News Wilton Speight throws back-to-back pick-sixes against Florida
Author: 0 Wilton Speight throws back-to-back pick-sixes against Florida

MI overcame those early setbacks to thoroughly dominate No. 17 Florida in Saturday afternoon's 33-17 AdvoCare Classic victory at AT&T Stadium . "We scored 23 unanswered and that was really good". Senior Duke Dawson snatched one ball that deflected off the hands of MI receiver Kekoa Crawford and returned it 48 yards for a score - the third of his career.

Global News US Open: Pliskova survives Zhang scare, Nadal wins epic battle
Author: 0 US Open: Pliskova survives Zhang scare, Nadal wins epic battle

She also managed to get 62 percent of her first serves in, and won 46 percent of her receiving points, giving her a strong 6-3 set opener. Said Wozniacki: "Someone who comes back from a drugs sentence and performance-enhancing drugs, and all of a sudden gets to play every single match on Center Court, I believe is a questionable thing to do".

Global News Largest fire in Los Angeles history forces hundreds to evacuate
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The center says more than 25,000 firefighters and fire support personnel are spread out across the Western U.S. fighting 56 large uncontained wildfires, 21 of them in Montana and 17 in Oregon. The California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection says the blaze about 70 miles (112 kilometers) north of Sacramento had consumed almost 6 square miles (15 square kilometers).

Global News Maryland football stuns Texas with a wild win to open 2017 season
Author: 0 Maryland football stuns Texas with a wild win to open 2017 season

Tyrrell Pigrome didn't get hurt until the final seconds of the third quarter and in the fourth, it was Kasim Hill who had the opportunity to win the game for Maryland football . "Why can't we get out of our own way?" Running a conventional offensive, Maryland rushed for 263 yards, getting 132 from Ty Johnson , with a lot coming between the tackles.

Global News France calls for political transition in Syria without Assad
Author: 0 France calls for political transition in Syria without Assad

The US-led anti-ISIS coalition is looking for a solution in order to end the "suffering" of women and children in the ISIS convoy stuck in the Syrian desert. Ryan Dillon said that they continue to monitor the buses. "What's happened is Tehran has used the moment of ISIS moving through Syria and Iraq to be able to advance through that entire region", Lankford said.

Global News China recounts Pakistan's sacrifices against terrorism ahead of BRICS summit
Author: 0 China recounts Pakistan's sacrifices against terrorism ahead of BRICS summit

In a commentary, China's state-run Xinhua news agency said these BRICS countries have shown no fear of the lacklustre world economy but demonstrated to the world what they can achieve more by staying united. China is also pushing the New Development Bank , the Shanghai based financial institution, which has been created by BRICS countries to expand its lending to different African countries even though they may not be members of the organization.

Global News Trump says John Kelly doing 'great job' as chief of staff
Author: 0 Trump says John Kelly doing 'great job' as chief of staff

A number of personnel changes have taken place at the white House. The former New York Police Department detective was entrusted with one of the most sensitive and controversial decisions of Trump's presidency, delivering a letter to FBI headquarters notifying then-FBI Director James Comey that Trump had chose to fire him.

Global News N. Korea Close to Long Range Missile Capability
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Seoul and Washing have now agreed to revise an agreement which dictate the range and payload of missiles used by South Korea. Trump "provided his conceptual approval of planned purchases by South Korea of billions of dollars in American military equipment", the White House said.

Global News Mueller team has draft letter on Comey firing
Author: 0 Mueller team has draft letter on Comey firing

That element "is the hardest to prove, because it depends on showing an improper motive", the experts said. Trump reportedly made the decision while spending the weekend at his Bedminster, New Jersey golf course with his adviser son-in-law Jared Kushner and Steve Bannon's protegee Stephen Miller.

Global News Kenyatta threatens to 'fix' judicial system after presidential election rerun ruling
Author: 0 Kenyatta threatens to 'fix' judicial system after presidential election rerun ruling

Led by the Chief Justice David Maraga , the six-judge bench ruled 4-2 in favor of Mr.Odinga's claims that the August 8 election was marred by serious irregularities and illegalities that compromised the integrity of the results. And again, I say peace. peace, peace, peace. Uhuru and other Jubilee Party leaders headed straight to Burma market in Nairobi where he was received by thousands of his supporters who were equally disappointed with the Court ruling.

Global News Dozens detained as Tamil Nadu braces for the next storm ---- Anitha
Author: 0 Dozens detained as Tamil Nadu braces for the next storm ---- Anitha

Her family members said Anitha was upset ever since the medical counselling began last week and was not interacting with anyone. But she got mere 86 marks in NEET examination. She was embarrassed by this and asked her teacher - a woman - to let her visit the washroom. The attorney general initially gave the go-ahead to an ordinance that would exempt Tamil Nadu from NEET when it was referred to him by the law ministry.

Global News Judge Jagdeep Singh, who sentenced Ram Rahim, gets Z+ security cover
Author: 0 Judge Jagdeep Singh, who sentenced Ram Rahim, gets Z+ security cover

More than 30 people were killed , hundreds were injured and dozens were later arrested. Earlier, Justice Jagdeep Singh flew down to Rohtak from Panchkula in a chopper for the sentencing of Ram Rahim . The decision came after Singh's verdict was delivered on Friday, an announcement that led to deadly violence as his angry supporters rioted in the streets and clashed with security forces.

Global News Congress terms demonetisation biggest scam: Anand Sharma
Author: 0 Congress terms demonetisation biggest scam: Anand Sharma

The Reserve Bank of India has issued the first figure related to demonetization after about 10 months of the ban on currency notes of 500 and 1000. And second, that it would curb the supply of counterfeit currency. Almost 99% of the money that was in circulation before the note-ban was imposed has come back to the RBI.

Global News Dead As Landfill In Delhi's Ghazipur Collapses, More People Trapped
Author: 0 Dead As Landfill In Delhi's Ghazipur Collapses, More People Trapped

Meanwhile, Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal and his deputy Manish Sisodia went to the accident spot and blamed the BJP-ruled municipal corporation for the accident. "Visited Ghazipur site. It's man-made disaster". With over 9,000 metric tons of daily garbage generation in the city, the three functional landfill sites -Ghazipur, Bhalaswa and Okhla are overloaded.

Global News Trump Promises $1 Million Of Personal Funds To Aid Harvey Victims
Author: 0 Trump Promises $1 Million Of Personal Funds To Aid Harvey Victims

Representative Mark Meadows, the Republican chairman of the conservative House Freedom Caucus, told the Washington Post that attaching Harvey aid to a debt-ceiling increase would be a "terrible idea. Trump visited Corpus Christi on Tuesday in a sign of support for the Texans battling against a deluge of rain and deadly flooding from the storm, which made landfall as a Category 4 hurricane last Friday.

Global News Trump Slams Comey: 'Exonerated' Hillary Before Investigation Over
Author: 0 Trump Slams Comey: 'Exonerated' Hillary Before Investigation Over

President Donald Trump commented on the senators' statement Friday morning: "Wow, looks like James Comey exonerated Hillary Clinton long before the investigation was over.and so much more ". Others believe Comey did nothing wrong in drafting the statement, regardless of other factors. The order comes days after the FBI refused to turn over documents related to their investigation into Clinton's private email server, citing a lack of public interest to justify denying the FOIA ...

Global News Trump's Own Voters Are Calling Him Nuts In A Critical Swing State
Author: 0 Trump's Own Voters Are Calling Him Nuts In A Critical Swing State

But he offered few specifics, and tax reform will be an uphill task in Congress. He urged voters to punish lawmakers who don't cooperate with him this fall. "But just about everything he's done has been to benefit the wealthy special interests , adding to the burden of those in the middle class". "Democrats believe that not one penny of tax cuts should go to the 1%".

Global News U.S. provides Pakistan conditional $225 million military aid to fight terror
Author: 0 U.S. provides Pakistan conditional $225 million military aid to fight terror

In addition to the China visit, the Pakistani delegation will visit Russia, Iran and Turkey to consolidate its foreign policy and ties with the allies in order to give a befitting response to the U.S. diplomat who had been due to arrive Monday, a week after President Donald Trump publicly upbraided Islamabad for harbouring militants attacking U.S. and Afghan troops.

Global News Weekend weather: Will Labor Day be a washout?
Author: 0 Weekend weather: Will Labor Day be a washout?

Sunday is looking like the warmest of the days to come with highs getting into the mid to upper 80s. This Labor Day weekend will have the ideal weather for saying goodbye to the summer. A few stray showers will be possible on Saturday with a weak disturbance passing across the area but most of us will stay dry. Northeast wind around 10 miles per hour.

Global News Judge to soon rule in Penn State frat death case
Author: 0 Judge to soon rule in Penn State frat death case

Two other defendants have waived their preliminary hearing. Members of a Penn State fraternity fighting charges they're to blame for a pledge's death are hoping a judge will decide they didn't act recklessly or maliciously during a night of hazing and drinking earlier this year.

Global News Theresa May: 'I'm not a quitter'
Author: 0 Theresa May: 'I'm not a quitter'

Speaking in Japan, Mrs May insisted she was "not a quitter" and would still be Prime Minister at the next election , which is scheduled for 2022. Despite speculation that this year's general election result would force her to stand down, May's position has been consolidated by fears among Conservative MPs that any change in leadership would force another election, which the party would lose.

Global News Harvey forces ExxonMobil to close Baytown refining complex
Author: 0 Harvey forces ExxonMobil to close Baytown refining complex

Exxon is just one of many companies curtailing or completely shutting refinery operations as Harvey slammed Texas, and made landfall again early on Wednesday just west of Cameron, Louisiana. "This is an unprecedented storm, and we have taken every effort to minimize emissions and safely shut down equipment, " said Exxon spokeswoman Charlotte Huffaker, Associated Press reported .

Global News Utah Nurse Cuffed After Refusing Blood Test on Unconscious Patient
Author: 0 Utah Nurse Cuffed After Refusing Blood Test on Unconscious Patient

The driver had been struck by a motorist who was fleeing from Utah Highway Patrol troopers in Cache County. University Hospital's policy states blood can not be drawn from an unconscious patient unless they have been arrested, a warrant for the procedure is granted, or the patient consents, the Tribune reported .

Global News CBP announces contractors for border wall proposal
Author: 0 CBP announces contractors for border wall proposal

The 30-foot-high, concrete prototypes will allow CBP to test potential wall designs that would complement existing border barriers that have been installed in recent years. The four contacts are each worth between $400,000 and $500,000. The 18- to 30-foot-high walls would be set back a short distance from the border in order to give immigration agents a clear view of the dividing line between the USA and Mexico.

Global News Union Cabinet rejig, new ministers to be sworn in on Sunday
Author: 0 Union Cabinet rejig, new ministers to be sworn in on Sunday

Minister of State for Skill Development Rajeev Pratap Rudy along with Union Minister Sanjeev Balyan, Uma Bharti, and Radha Mohan Singh has already resigned late on Friday evening. The Union council of ministers now has 72 ministers-24 cabinet rank, 12 MoS (independent charge) and 36 MoS. Former Mumbai police commissioner and Baghpat MP Satya Pal Singh, may be brought as a Union minister.

Global News India's Economic Growth Unexpectedly Hits Three-Year Low In June Quarter
Author: 0 India's Economic Growth Unexpectedly Hits Three-Year Low In June Quarter

According to Central Statistics Office (CSO) data, India's GDP for the first quarter of Rs 31.10 lakh crore also took a substantial fall compared to the 6.1 per cent growth in all fourth quarter of the last fiscal. In its mid-year economic survey , the finance ministry last month cited exchange rate appreciation as one of the downside risks for Asia's third-largest economy.

Author: 0 Windsor gas prices soar after Hurricane Harvey shuts down U.S. refineries

Major gasoline refineries in the USA were shut down by Harvey, which also caused the temporary shutdown of the Colonial Pipeline - what McTeague calls the "aortic artery" of gasoline transportation for the US Atlantic Coast. "There's a cascading effect where wholesalers in the east will be looking for spare barrels anywhere they can get them, and they may go as far as Chicago".

Global News Trump threatens to scrap NAFTA again, insists Mexico will pay for wall
Author: 0 Trump threatens to scrap NAFTA again, insists Mexico will pay for wall

A border fence between the US and Mexico. While some observers are still confident that it will be possible to update and even improve the trade deal, Donald Trump´s recent comments have become an unfortunate and untimely distraction. It may be through a reimbursement. Some 80 percent of all Mexican exports go to the United States, and economies such as Brazil and China often compete with Mexico.

Global News Mumbai Building Collapse Kills At Least Seven
Author: 0 Mumbai Building Collapse Kills At Least Seven

The building was one of thousands in Mumbai that are more than 100 years old, with foundations that have been weakened by years of heavy monsoon rains. According to fire brigade sources present at the spot, "There were around nine families staying in the building". At least 30 persons are trapped under the debris of the building.

Global News Mueller Teams Up With New York AG in Manafort Probe
Author: 0 Mueller Teams Up With New York AG in Manafort Probe

Citing unnamed sources, Politico reported that Mueller's team has shared evidence and discussed a potential case with Schneiderman, indicating that the federal probe is "intensifying". And here is what Trump, who will be the first to tell you that he never settles frivolous lawsuits, had to say in November after he paid $25 million to-you guessed it-settle the case.

Global News Harvey knocks out more refineries, shifting global oil flows
Author: 0 Harvey knocks out more refineries, shifting global oil flows

The U.S. average diesel fuel price increased a penny to $2.61 per gallon on August 28, which is 20 cents higher than a year ago, according to the agency's data. The refinery interruptions have worsened as Harvey moved east on Wednesday, slamming into the Louisiana coast near the Texas border. Thirteen oil refineries in Texas have shut down or are in the process of closing, while others are operating at reduced rates.

Global News President Trump Seen As 'Selfish, Prejudice' By Most Americans
Author: 0 President Trump Seen As 'Selfish, Prejudice' By Most Americans

Even among Republicans, researchers found less than one in three voters, or just 31 percent, said they agree with the president on most all fronts. Private conversations with Trump voters, not the kind the mainstream press seeks out in the look at these people still sticking with him stories that they like to run, revealed that for many people in swing states their vote for Trump was conditional.

Global News Body of missing Dr
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Eye-witnesses saw him drifting towards a manhole and since then he was reported missing. Dr. Mishra said that the civic body was responsible for the floods and the open manholes too. "Dr Amarapurkar fell into an open manhole on a flooded road", said Dr Gautam Bhansali, a senior doctor and close friend of Dr Amarapurkar. The 58-year-old doctor had to leave his vehicle in waist-deep water near the Elphinstone Road station, the police said in a statement.

Global News North Carolina officials send rescue teams to aid Texas
Author: 0 North Carolina officials send rescue teams to aid Texas

There are now 13 FEMA urban search and rescue (USAR) teams deployed to Texas; five Type I teams and eight Type III teams. Lt. Col. Travis Walters, public affairs officer for the Texas Military Department, said, "We are beginning as more resources pour in to do more methodical search and clear operations".