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The Irish Independent has reported that Irish Water believes that only a national ban on using hosepipes to water gardens, wash cars or fill paddling pools or ponds will help conserve supplies. We are grateful for all measures that have been taken in homes and businesses, ' concludes the statement. With no rainfall expected this week, the firm is encouraging its five million customers to use water more wisely in order to help ensure that the huge demand can continue to be met.

People Statue Of Liberty Climber Due In Court
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NYPD Detective Brian Glacken said Okoumou was talking about migrant children in Texas. The 44-year-old has been accusing on staging 'a risky stunt that alarmed the public and endangered her own life and the lives of the [New York Police Department] officers who responded to the scene, ' according to a statement from US Attorney Geoffrey S.

People Scott Pruitt Steps Down From EPA
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During his confirmation hearing to be the EPA's deputy administrator, Wheeler was overshadowed by another Trump nominee, Kathleen Hartnett White - Wheeler's nomination was therefore under less scrutiny. Other notable departures include former national security advisers Michael Flynn and HR McMaster, ex-White House chief of staff Reince Priebus, communications director Anthony Scaramucci, press secretary Sean Spicer and economic adviser Gary Cohn.

People Ibrahimovic believes Sweden can beat England
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Harry Kane has scored six goals at the tournament - two more than any other player before the start of the quarter-finals. The Swedes are undefeated in their past three quarterfinal appearances, but have produced mixed results against England , going 5-8-2 in their past 15 meetings overall, and are winless in three major tournament clashes since Euro 1992.

People Man who questioned black family's use of community pool loses job
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The attorney, John Vermitsky, told the Winston-Salem Journal that Ms Bloom had approached Ms Edwards because another resident had questioned whether she was a member of the pool. Though she demonstrated her working keycard to Bloom and the responding officers, he wasn't quite satisfied. Edwards asks. Bloom said providing the address would have been "fine", but he ignores the calls for an apology.

People Thai Diver Dies During Cave Rescue Operations
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The conditions of the boys and their coach will affect how and when they are extracted, Osatanakorn noted, saying they may not all be taken out at the same time. "We have a limited amount of time ". Most of the divers are Thai or from surrounding Southeastern Asian countries but a few Australians and Europeans are heard doing a headcount.

People Thai rescuer in cave dies from lack of oxygen
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Thai soldiers relay electric cable deep into the Tham Luang cave at the Khun Nam Nang Non Forest Park in Chiang Rai . They face numerous challenges, notably helping the team negotiate murky flood waters in a weakened mental and physical state.

People Man drives off with unconscious woman after she falls from SUV
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Deputies say the adults in the SUV all told detectives that she simply leaned against the front door - which had apparently been damaged at some point - and fell out. Still of the video released by police showing a woman falling out of an SUV at a busy South Florida intersection. He puts her in the vehicle's passenger seat and drives away.

People RCMP announce arrest in Humboldt bus crash
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Saskatchewan RCMP announced today that the driver, Jaskirat Sidhu, is facing 16 counts of unsafe operation of a vehicle causing death and 13 counts of risky operation of a vehicle causing injury. adding to the extra time here to work through that process", Williams said in June. "Every piece of information was carefully examined". Singh said he was basically out of business after the crash because Alberta Transportation ordered his company, Adesh Deol Trucking Ltd., to keep its only other ...

People Can test-tube rhinos save dying species?
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However, once there has been safe extractionand preservation of the eggs, the team faced the challenge of fertilizing them with the male northern white rhino sperm. The southern white rhinoceros is a subspecies of the white rhino and its population is now rated as "near threatened" by the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species , with about 21,000 individuals remaining.

People Syrians 'displaced by fighting in the southwest'
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For Thursday's meeting, the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs will report to the 15 Council members about the humanitarian situation in Daraa . The air strikes targeted the towns of Tafas, northwest of the provincial capital Deraa, and Saida, to its east, said the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights.

People Two critically ill in United Kingdom due to ‘unknown substance’
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Later that night, Scotland Yard confirms that tests show the couple - who have still not been formally named, but are confirmed to be British - had indeed been exposed to the nerve agent . "The priority for the investigation team now is to establish how these two people have come into contact with this nerve agent ", Basu said. Amesbury residents were exposed to the Novichok nerve agent , Britain's top counter-terrorism officer Neil Basu announced at a briefing with journalists on ...

People Malaysia's Mahathir to visit China for talks on projects
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The rail line was to stretch 688 km (430 miles) and join the two coasts of Peninsular Malaysia at a cost of 55 billion ringgit ($13.5 billion). Lim said a report on the pipeline scandal would be filed with the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission, adding that he would "seek the assistance of the China government to help trace the flow of funds in China, in order to investigate the possibility of money laundering".

People Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro Responds to President Trump's Alleged Invasion Comments
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They explained that military action would likely alienate Latin American governments who were working together to punish and ostracize Venezuelan dictator Nicolas Maduro. But critics say it also underscores how his "America First" foreign policy at times borders on being reckless. Trump publicly raised the possibility of intervention in a speech previous year, saying: "We have many options for Venezuela, including a possible military option , if necessary".

People Tiny Hurricane Beryl is the Atlantic’s first hurricane of the season
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The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration predict five to nine hurricanes in the Atlantic this season, including up to four storms in category 3, 4 or 5. Details on how strong the winds could be at that point are yet to be determined, but showers and storms will likely become more common along the coast as we head toward the middle of the week.

People Dallas police: Mom shoots man trying to take SUV with kids
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She jumped into the vehicle and asked him to stop. When he did not, the woman pulled a gun from her glove box and shot the man once in the head. Wright crashed the vehicle into a light pole. "I just want this to be behind me", the victim said as she left her home with relatives late Thursday afternoon. "I wasn't necessarily anxious about my vehicle", she said.

People Iranian leader describes European Union proposals to save JCPOA as ‘disappointing’
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Rouhani we used to know and the one he should be". Speaking after three hours of talks, European Union foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini, who chaired the talks, read a statement from the six delegations repeating previously-announced broad priorities ranging from guaranteeing Iranian oil revenue to shipping ties, banking and all other trade and investment co-operation.

People Richmondites among adventurer deaths at Shannon Falls
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After swimming in a pool at the top, the trio had walked along a ledge at the top of the falls before falling approximately 100 feet over the edge. "The RCMP and Squamish SAR have transitioned to a recovery of the bodies from the pool but the terrain is extremely hard, very risky, and the water flow will be heavy with the warm temperatures today, increasing the risk to those in the recovery effort", said Banks in a statement shared Wednesday.

People Scott Pruitt resigned. Twitter was ready
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Maxine Waters (D-California) to " get a crowd together, confront Trump cabinet members " in public spaces. "Within the Agency Scott has done an outstanding job, and I will always be thankful to him for this", he added. "I believe you are serving as President today because of God's providence", Pruitt wrote in his resignation letter. "The Trump EPA continues to undo critical health protections that safeguard our communities from risky chemicals and ensure Americans have safe drinking ...

People Shehbaz rejects court verdict against Nawaz Sharif
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However, the plea was dismissed and the verdict was announced in their absence. " Pakistan Muslim League (Nawaz) strongly rejects the verdict of the Accountability Court in the Avenfield case". 1997- Elected prime minister for the second time. 2013 - Elected prime minister for third time. The Panama Papers leak in 2015 revealed several of Sharif's children had links to offshore companies, which were allegedly used to channel funds and buy foreign assets - including luxury flats in ...

People Israel says foils Hamas cyber plot to spy on soldiers
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Hamas would initiate contact through Facebook , often pretending to be young women, and then move the conversation to WhatsApp , the officer said. "We know who is behind this", said one senior military intelligence official who stated that while the damage done was minor " there was of course, a potential of serious harm to national security ".

People UK Anti-Terrorism Police Called In as Unknown Substance Leaves 2 Critical
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The couple were taken ill on Saturday in Amesbury , around eight miles from where former Russian spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia were poisoned with the same agent in Salisbury in March. But they continued investigating and now believe the couple has been exposed to the military-grade chemical weapon known as Novichok. But it wasn't until Wednesday night that lab results confirmed the dreaded news, delivered by Scotland Yard, that "the man and woman have been exposed to the ...

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Australians have a particular interest in Nauru because their government pays the impoverished nation of fewer than 10,000 people to house asylum seekers who attempt to reach Australia by boat. ABC's head of news said yesterday they were outraged by the ban and did not intend to vacate their position in the media pool. Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull had described the decision by the Nauruan Government as "regrettable" , but argued it was up to local authorities to decide who was ...

People Japan doomsday cult leader executed 23 years after Tokyo sarin attack
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Shoko Asahara , the charismatic, virtually-blind leader of the Aum Shinrikyo sect, has been on death row for more than a decade over the attack, which shocked the world and prompted a massive crackdown on the cult . Nakagawa and key members produced sarin at a cult compound and sprayed it from a van, in what was later regarded as an experiment for the subsequent subway gassing.

People China to implement countermeasures immediately after United States tariffs take effect
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Trump has threatened to progressively ratchet up U.S. penalties to a total of $450 billion in goods - which would represent the lion's share of all of China's exports to the United States. Cohen says while China does export more to the USA, the United States could lose in other ways. The US trade deficit in goods with China ballooned to a record $375.2 billion past year, further stoking Trump's ire.

People Trump Tweet Mocked by Dictionary And J.K. Rowling
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In an awkward moment for the US President , he claimed that " Fake News " "pour" over his tweets to find mistakes, in the same post where he prided over his ability to tweet. Merriam-Webster Dictionary's Twitter account also felt the importance to point out the grammatical difference between "pore and "pour". Rowling replied to one Twitter user who threatened burning or discarding the person's " Harry Potter " books, saying that reading the books should make her political leanings obvious.

People 34 killed in Indonesia boat capsized
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Waves as high as 13ft swamped the vessel, damaging the hull and causing the ferry to take on water and list. Tuesday's sinking came a few weeks after an overcrowded ferry sank on Lake Toba, one of the world's deepest volcanic lakes, claiming more than 200 lives.

People Mike Pompeo Sets Off For North Korea Nuclear Talks
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Pompeo hopes to press North Korea to work toward a timetable to end its nuclear program and lay out details of how verification of that can be carried out. Reportedly, the United States is softening its tone substantially in the talks, getting away from demands for a "complete, verifiable, and irreversible denuclearization" as the goal, now calling for a " final, fully verified denuclearization " at the end of the process.

People 49 missing after boat capsizes off Thailand's Phuket island
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The boat was returning to Phuket from Koh Racha at around 4pm (0900 GMT) when a storm hit, according to the captain, who identified himself as Somjing Boontham in a televised interview. "Eleven are injured, of these two are in serious condition", Governor Norraphat added. Phuket officials had earlier issued a severe weather warning over heavy rain and strong winds lasting until next Tuesday.