• Gas Prices Up to Start the Week
Gas Prices Up to Start the Week

In Vermont, the average price was $2.36 per gallon, down 1.3 cents from the previous week. The national average has increased 9.8 cents per gallon during the last month and stands 22.4 cents per gallon higher than this day one year ago. The average in Georgia remained at $2.23 while the national average rose 1 cent to $2.35. Gas prices in Florida...

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  • Luxoft Holding Reports Financial Results
Luxoft Holding Reports Financial Results

Luxoft Holding (NYSE: LXFT ) last announced its earnings results on Monday, May 22nd. The software maker reported $0.46 earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.51 by $0.05. FMR LLC increased its position in shares of Luxoft Holding by 28.2% in the first quarter. Looking forward, the company is expected...

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  • Merkel takes swipe at Trump's fiery North Korea comments
Merkel takes swipe at Trump's fiery North Korea comments

The ministry did not confirm whether Defense Minister Itsunori Onodera has already issued an order to shoot down incoming missiles. But Daniel Russel, until April the top USA diplomat for East Asia, said this so-called NY channel had been a relatively commonplace means of communication with North Korea over the years, and was not a forum for nego...

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  • Trinidad and Tobago beat US in shock 4x400 result, GB take bronze
Trinidad and Tobago beat US in shock 4x400 result, GB take bronze

My body just pushed to the line. US lead the way until the final straightaway, where former Texas A&M sprinter Fred Kerley would come up just short. Trinidad's time of 2:58.12 was the fastest this year. The hottest 400-meter man in the world for much of the year, he swept the NCAA indoor and outdoor 400-meter championships in March and June, set ...

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  • North Korea says it will develop Guam strike plan by mid-August
North Korea says it will develop Guam strike plan by mid-August

But then the conversation took a unusual turn when Donald Trump took the opportunity to throw shade on President Obama and assure Calvo that this standoff is actually great for Guam's tourism economy. "In response to that, North Korea's rhetoric is just ratcheted up, louder and louder and more threatening", Tillerson noted. Cayetano said wh...

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  • Trump 'badly missed the mark' on Charlottesville
Trump 'badly missed the mark' on Charlottesville

Donald Trump's condemnation of violence and hate includes " white supremacists ", the White House has said. Mr Trump had been assailed by Republicans and Democrats alike for failing to respond more forcefully to Saturday's violence in Charlottesville , in which a woman was killed when a man crashed his vehicle into a group of counter-proteste...

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  • Opera exorcises its data-saving Opera Max service from the Play Store
Opera exorcises its data-saving Opera Max service from the Play Store

While the app has millions of downloads and a lot of positive reviews, Opera is unfortunately removing the app from the Play Store. Following its launch in 2014, Opera has chose to discontinue its data-saving app for Android. This move by Opera comes as a big surprise for many. That way, you would save data whenever you opened a website or watc...

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  • Amid Tensions, Ellsworth Bombers Fly Near North Korea
Amid Tensions, Ellsworth Bombers Fly Near North Korea

At a Lower House Security Committee meeting on August 10, Onodera said an attack against Guam , a USA military hub, would weaken the power of the United States , thereby putting Japan's existence in danger. If North Korea fires missiles toward Guam , it is highly likely that they would ascend at a high speed when flying over the Sea of Jap...

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  • Pakistan hoists taller national flag than the Indian tricolour at Wagah border
Pakistan hoists taller national flag than the Indian tricolour at Wagah border

On the eve of Pakistan's 71 Independence Day on Monday, August 14, the country's Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa hoisted its largest-ever national flag at Wagah border. "We have rendered many sacrifices - we will never forget our martyrs". The attempt, however, failed as strong winds tore down the flag couple of days later.

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  • Achieving New India by 2022 a national resolve : Prez Kovind
Achieving New India by 2022 a national resolve : Prez Kovind

The President thanked people for their support during the transition to the GST regime and said that it should be a matter of pride for people that the taxes they pay are used for nation-building, to help the poor and the marginalised, to build rural and urban infrastructure, and to strengthen border defences.

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  • Leeds United star reportedly wanted by three Premier League clubs
Leeds United star reportedly wanted by three Premier League clubs

The Clarets have already had a £12million bid rejected, but Christiansen insists Wood, who bagged 30 goals for the Whites last season, is going nowhere. English media outlets have reported that Burnley manager Sean Dyche - who led his side to a shock 3-2 win over reigning Premier League champions Chelsea on Sunday (NZT) - was interested in si...

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  • S Korea Says Pyongyang Unlikely to Strike Guam, But It's Technically Possible
S Korea Says Pyongyang Unlikely to Strike Guam, But It's Technically Possible

Public safety officials in Guam have distributed a two-page pamphlet advising island residents how to prepare and react should North Korea follow through on threats to launch a nuclear strike against the USA territory. Trump responds by saying North Korea will be met with " fire and fury ". "We take it lightheartedly", said Mark Alex, 26. "...

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  • Ronaldo draws a red card, shoves official in protest
Ronaldo draws a red card, shoves official in protest

And Las Palmas player Marko Livaja was hit with a four-match ban for pushing the referee in a game against Alaves. The game itself finished 3-1 to Real, setting up a fascinating second leg at the Bernabéu on Wednesday. "It's an important title and I think that we are prepared". The Argentine led his side back into the game and scored from t...

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  • VF Corp (VFC) Buys Maker of Dickies for $820 Million
VF Corp (VFC) Buys Maker of Dickies for $820 Million

Williamson-Dickie's brands include Dickies, Workrite, Kodiak, Terra, and Walls, which will join VF's workwear offerings such as Wrangler Riggs Workwear, Timberland PRO, Red Kap, Bulwark, and Horace Small. The acquisition is the first for VF since it bought Timberland for $2.3 billion in 2011. "For almost a century we've worked hard to judicious...

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  • Trump Says He's 'Seriously Considering' Pardoning Sheriff Joe Arpaio
Trump Says He's 'Seriously Considering' Pardoning Sheriff Joe Arpaio

Arpaio had styled himself as "America's toughest sheriff" for his no-nonsense treatment of jail inmates and a crackdown on illegal immigrants. Arpaio, whose extreme stance and tactics on illegal immigration made him a household name, was convicted of criminal contempt last month by a federal judge in Arizona.

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  • Assam floods: Gushing water brings giant fish on national highway
Assam floods: Gushing water brings giant fish on national highway

Almost two million people have been affected by the floods in Bihar, including thousands who have been forced to evacuate from their homes, officials said on Monday. Also, 15 people have lost their lives as the floods have worsened again due to hefty rains. The Chief Minister's Office said an 80-member team from the Bihar Regiment rushed to Kishang...

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  • The Garden Bridge project has been ditched after losing Sadiq Khan's backing
The Garden Bridge project has been ditched after losing Sadiq Khan's backing

But Mr Khan defended the decision, saying: "It's my duty to ensure taxpayers' money is spent responsibly". Although it was touted as a bridge for the public to enjoy, many Londoners were upset when it emerged it would be closed off on occasions for private events.

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  • Several vigils planned in CT after violent rally
Several vigils planned in CT after violent rally

A rally staged by white nationalists in Charlottesville turned violent Saturday. Neo-Nazi and other white supremacist groups organized by Jason Kessler, a 34-year-old white nationalist from Charlottesville, planned to convene at a statue of Confederate general Robert E.

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  • WaPo Updates Report After Gorka Sets Record Straight on Tillerson 'Fake News'
WaPo Updates Report After Gorka Sets Record Straight on Tillerson 'Fake News'

North Korea said on Saturday that almost 3.5 million workers, party members and soldiers volunteered to join or rejoin its army to resist new U.N. sanctions and to fight against the United States in the current geopolitical tension between Pyongyang and Washington .

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  • Korea War Would Be 'Catastrophic,' Diplomacy Bearing Fruit: US's Mattis
Korea War Would Be 'Catastrophic,' Diplomacy Bearing Fruit: US's Mattis

Tillerson and Mattis furthermore pointed out China could play an important role in persuading Pyongyang to reconsider its options. SCOTT HORSLEY, BYLINE: Trump's stark warning for North Korea came in a tweet this morning. "He would lash out militarily, at a minimum against South Korea", Admiral Stavridis said to NBC. Rhetoric between the US and...

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