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People Super blue blood moon attracts hundreds to museum
Author: 0 Super blue blood moon attracts hundreds to museum

Read Also Gujarat university to axe 60 trees for new buildingsDecoding the " Super blue blood moon " Unlike other eclipses, you don't need a pair of binoculars or telescope to watch this super moon . "The reason a sunrise or a sunset is red is the sunlight has to pass through a large amount of air on the side of the Earth and that actually scatters away any blue light and just lets the red light come on through", she said.

People UP girl receives torch from PM at 1st Khelo India Games
Author: 0 UP girl receives torch from PM at 1st Khelo India Games

Speaking to TOI, Union sports secretary Rahul Bhatnagar said Sanchita was the only sportsperson from north India chosen for the rare honour.at the games' opening ceremony. The games will highlight India's young sporting talent and showcase India's sports potential. The Khelo India School Games will witness the participation of thousands of under-17 athletes from across the nation.

Author: 0 Afghan spy chief on visit to Pakistan

Both groups have sanctuaries in Pakistan. The Afghan president said he discussed the need for an end to terrorist sanctuaries in "our neighbourhood", an apparent reference to Pakistan, and said India had always been a "good friend of Afghans, sharing our pain and grief".

People Pres. Trump's approval highest in West Virginia
Author: 0 Pres. Trump's approval highest in West Virginia

Forty-two percent of Americans now approve of the President's job performance, according to a Monmouth University poll released Wednesday. In West Virginia, 61 percent of people approved of President Trump and 35 percent disapproved. 45 percent of those polled would vote for the Republican candidate if congressional elections were held today, while 47 percent would support the Democratic candidate.

Author: 0 U.S. confident in Olympics security despite NKorea tensions

In his Post column, Cha said spelled out his concerns about any preventive military strike, saying it is not the answer. U.S. President George W. Bush first began a campaign of worldwide economic pressure against Iranian banks in 2006, and the United Nations and the U.S.

People Trump honors parents of MS-13 gang victims at 'SOTU'
Author: 0 Trump honors parents of MS-13 gang victims at 'SOTU'

The girls' alleged killers, who were arrested in March along with about a dozen other alleged MS-13 members, are facing murder charges that could result in the death penalty. And 320 million hearts are breaking for you. "My role is to make sure that our kids are safe". The parents then received a long standing ovation as they wiped away tears.

Author: 0 Dimensional Fund Advisors LP Boosts Stake in Bank of America Corp (BAC)

Annual EPS Growth of past 5 years is -20.00%. BAC has diverse figures for different time frames; starting from week's performance it is bestowing negative returns of -0.13% in last five regular trading sessions. Therefore 36% are positive. Franklin Covey Company had 8 analyst reports since November 5, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Oppenheimer maintained the shares of BAC in report on Tuesday, October 6 with "Outperform" rating.

People Abbott directs Rangers to investigate abuse claims at Karolyi Ranch
Author: 0 Abbott directs Rangers to investigate abuse claims at Karolyi Ranch

Almost a week after prominent USA Gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar was sentenced to prison for the sexual assault of several female gymnasts, Gov. More than 150 women and girls said in court that he sexually abused them. "He was grooming me so he could molest me", Raisman said. The governor's call for further investigative efforts come amid a Walker County Sheriff Department probe into the ranch outside of Huntsville - owned by former national team coordinators Bela and Martha Karolyi.

People Toronto landscaper killed five people and buried them on clients' land
Author: 0 Toronto landscaper killed five people and buried them on clients' land

Bruce McArthur , 66, was arrested earlier this month and charged in connection to two missing men, Selim Esen and Andrew Kinsman, who police believe have been killed. "Investigators have seized 12 such planters and continue to search the properties with the belief that there are more remains to be recovered". Police wouldn't discuss the specifics of what sort of relationship he had with McArthur, if any.

People Proposed Energy Dept. Budget Would Take A Hatchet To Clean Energy Programs
Author: 0 Proposed Energy Dept. Budget Would Take A Hatchet To Clean Energy Programs

The White House asked to similarly slash the budget previous year, but the request was ignored. Last week, the President implemented a tariff of up to 30 per cent on solar panels made overseas, angering green-energy advocates. The laboratory's 2017 budget of $293 million mostly came from EERE . Lamar Alexander, R-Tenn., an influential appropriator on energy issues, said in a statement.

People Israeli group reportedly sue New Zealanders over Lorde boycott
Author: 0 Israeli group reportedly sue New Zealanders over Lorde boycott

The 2011 law opens the door to civil lawsuits against anyone calling for a boycott against Israel, including of lands it has occupied, if that call could knowingly lead to a boycott. Recording artist Lorde performs onstage during MusiCares Person of the Year honoring Fleetwood Mac at Radio City Music Hall on January 26, 2018 in New York City.

People Becker's big Davis Cup admission about Hewitt
Author: 0 Becker's big Davis Cup admission about Hewitt

Kiwi rugby league star Benji Marshall has reached out to Bernard Tomic after the troubled tennis star pulled out of a reality TV show, revealing his battle with depression. Australian tennis player Bernard Tomic. "I think a lot of people tuned into TV the last few nights just to see where he's at. he's not in a good place", Groth told Melbourne radio station SEN .

People Ambassador candidate dropped over stark warning on North Korea
Author: 0 Ambassador candidate dropped over stark warning on North Korea

Critics like Cha are concerned that any " bloody nose " strike on a few targets in North Korea would lead to retaliation by North Korean tyrant Kim Jong Un that could quickly spiral into all-out war on the Korean Peninsula. "It's possible (North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un) has them, so we have to place the bet that he might have them, but he hasn't demonstrated them", Selva said.

People Tillerson says USA still 'concerned' about Gulf dispute
Author: 0 Tillerson says USA still 'concerned' about Gulf dispute

Ground staff unload a Qatar Airways Ltd. aircraft parked at Chiang Mai International Airport in Chiang Mai, Thailand. The US State Department says it has reached a "set of understandings" with the Government of Qatar addressing concerns raised by US carriers over its support of Qatar Airways (QR, Doha Hamad Int'l ).

People Controversial Republican memo to be released quickly: White House official
Author: 0 Controversial Republican memo to be released quickly: White House official

The issue fell into Trump's lap after the GOP-led House Intelligence Committee cast aside Democratic complaints and voted to approve its release, setting in motion a five-day review period. SC congresssman Trey Gowdy, left, who announced he won't seek re-election on Wednesday, was present when FBI Director Christopher Wray reviewed the document, it has been reported.

People USA missile defense test failed in Hawaii
Author: 0 USA missile defense test failed in Hawaii

Joint Chiefs of Staff Vice Chairman Gen. Paul Selva said earlier Tuesday the US would likely only have a warning time of a "dozen minutes or so" if North Korea launched a missile in its direction. The official, speaking on the condition of anonymity, said an SM-3 Block IIA missle intercepter was launched at a test site in Hawaii on Wednesday (local time) but failed to hit its target.

People Trump's Immigration Vision of 'Americans Are Dreamers, Too,' Draws Praise
Author: 0 Trump's Immigration Vision of 'Americans Are Dreamers, Too,' Draws Praise

The white pantsuit also bore a striking resemblance to outfits worn by Hillary Clinton numerous times during her presidential campaign and at Trump's inauguration. They included a blind double-amputee Marine and a life-saving firefighter, and Trump heralded their heroism with remarks that drew applause from both Democrats and Republicans.

People Biojet fuel propels Qantas' historic transpacific flight
Author: 0 Biojet fuel propels Qantas' historic transpacific flight

It is hoped that by 2020, Australian farmers will be growing it as the country's first commercial aviation biofuel seed crop . Qantas International chief executive Alison Webster said the partnership with Agrisoma was a big step in the development of a renewable jetfuel industry in Australia.

People Train carrying GOP lawmakers to policy retreat hits truck
Author: 0 Train carrying GOP lawmakers to policy retreat hits truck

Five patients were transported to UVA Medical Center, with one in critical condition, the hospital tweeted , though it was unclear among the injured who was and was not on the train. "Security and doctors on board are helping secure the scene and treat injuries", Alabama Rep. Bradley Byrne tweeted. "Local law enforcement is investigating the incident and crews are inspecting equipment for damage", the statement added.

People US defends Lebanon Army as Israel threatens to attack
Author: 0 US defends Lebanon Army as Israel threatens to attack

Lebanon in December approved a bid by a consortium of France's Total, Italy's Eni and Russia's Novatek for two of the five blocks put up for tender in the country's much-delayed first oil and gas offshore licensing round. He warned that if there is a large-scale attack launched against Israel from Lebanese territory, "They are part of Hezbollah and they will all pay the full price".

People ELN of Colombia Proposes A New Ceasefire
Author: 0 ELN of Colombia Proposes A New Ceasefire

According to Santos, peace negotiations will not continue until the ELN "makes its behavior compatible with the demands for peace of the Colombian people and the worldwide community". Colombia's government had been negotiating with the group in Ecuador's capital of Quito. "The guerrillas have been abusing the Colombian peoples' desire for peace and this has now ended".

People FEMA denies any cutoff of food, water to hurricane-ravaged Puerto Rico
Author: 0 FEMA denies any cutoff of food, water to hurricane-ravaged Puerto Rico

After FEMA made it clear Wednesday that it was not halting the shipment of supplies, Nelson said the "cutting off aid to them now would have been a travesty". So, we need to create a balance. But FEMA claims only about one percent of those in Puerto Rico need the emergency water and food. FEMA will " officially shut off " its emergency humanitarian aid for the island on Wednesday after providing more than 30 million gallons of potable water and almost 60 million meals following the storm.

People Train carrying GOP lawmakers to retreat hits trash truck
Author: 0 Train carrying GOP lawmakers to retreat hits trash truck

According to CNN , no one on the train, including the GOP lawmakers on board, was badly hurt. Lee Zeldin, R-NY, said that the train stayed on the track and that no one was seriously injured. The retreat is where the party traditionally gathers to discuss their agenda and goals for the coming year. Other doctors who helped included Representatives Michael Burgess of Texas, Phil Roe of Tennessee, Larry Bucshon of Indiana, Roger Marshall of Kansas and Louisiana Senator Bill Cassidy.

People News Feed Changes Promote Local News
Author: 0 News Feed Changes Promote Local News

As we announced earlier this month , we expect the amount of news in News Feed to go down as we focus on meaningful social interactions with family and friends over passive consumption. Zuckerberg said that the new changes were inspired by the conversations and interactions he had while traveling around the United States a year ago.

People US Adds Former Palestinian Prime Minister Ismail Haniyeh to Sanctions List
Author: 0 US Adds Former Palestinian Prime Minister Ismail Haniyeh to Sanctions List

Department of State since 1997 . "It is obvious that this animosity from the United States administration towards the Palestinians is unprecedented - with its unconditional support of Israel and its decision surrounding Jerusalem, and cutting its funding to the United Nations refugee agency [UNRWA]", said Hamad.

People Sanctioned Russian spy official met with counterparts in US
Author: 0 Sanctioned Russian spy official met with counterparts in US

Naryshkin was appointed head of the SVR by Russian President Vladimir Putin in September, 2016. The U.S. ambassador to Russia, Jon Huntsman, told a Russian radio station on Tuesday that CIA Director Mike Pompeo recently met with Russian spy officials, but he did not say where the meeting occurred or say specifically who attended.

People The Twist in a Fitness App
Author: 0 The Twist in a Fitness App

In a post on Twitter, Ruser said : "Strava released their global heatmap ". In a news release , the Department of Defense addressed the Strava heatmap issue and said the agency was now studying the security implications of personnel wearing fitness trackers while on duty.

People Trey Gowdy Won't Seek Re-Election To Congress
Author: 0 Trey Gowdy Won't Seek Re-Election To Congress

Gowdy, who is completing his fourth term in Congress, said he thinks the skills he possesses are better suited for a courtroom, and ultimately, he enjoys the judicial system more than the political system. Gowdy became the chairman of the House Oversight Committee after Utah's Jason Chaffetz (who hasn't ruled out a return to government office) left Congress in June of previous year.

People Thousands 'swear in' Kenya opposition leader
Author: 0 Thousands 'swear in' Kenya opposition leader

The opposition had rejected to recognize Uhuru Kenyatta as president of Kenya after he was declared victor of the October 26 repeat election. The Kenyan government has declared the opposition coalition's National Super Alliance (NASA)'s wing, the National Resistance Movement (NRM), as an organised criminal group.

People Trump to keep Gitmo open - executive order
Author: 0 Trump to keep Gitmo open - executive order

In his speech, Trump said that the United States "foolishly" released hundreds of terrorists, including the leader of Daesh terrorist group. United States President Donald Trump has dwelled on Afghanistan, in his first official State of the Union speech, saying that the USA military in the war-torn South Asian nation has "new rules of engagement".

People China denies spying on African Union, calls French report 'preposterous'
Author: 0 China denies spying on African Union, calls French report 'preposterous'

An extensive investigation by French newspaper Le Monde has revealed that the Asian country offered to build and pay for the AU's computer network, but had plans to secretly insert spying devices. "I am therefore, encouraged to note that more than 20 countries, including my own, are now implementing the 0.2% levy on eligible imports as reported ".

People U.S. prosecutors won't retry Menendez on corruption charges
Author: 0 U.S. prosecutors won't retry Menendez on corruption charges

Government prosecutors have decided not to retry New Jersey Sen. The Justice Department Wednesday filed to dismiss its remaining charges against Sen. In throwing out the bribery counts involving the campaign contributions, U.S. District Judge William Walls said the government failed to show there was an explicit quid pro quo, or "this-for-that" agreement, connecting the donations and Menendez's actions.