• U.S. taps crude from strategic reserves to cope with Hurricane Harvey
U.S. taps crude from strategic reserves to cope with Hurricane Harvey

The agreement requires the recipient to replace the oil once supplies are flowing again. The Energy Department "will continue to provide assistance as deemed necessary, and will continue to review incoming requests for SPR crude oil", spokeswoman Jess Szymanski said.

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  • South Korea looks to retaliate by choking off North's oil supply
South Korea looks to retaliate by choking off North's oil supply

Han Tae Song, the ambassador of North Korea to the United Nations in Geneva, Switzerland, made the remark on Tuesday, while addressing the UN-sponsored Conference on Disarmament. "It's ridiculous to put us on the same ( sanctions ) list as North Korea and then ask for our help in imposing sanctions on North Korea", said Putin.

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  • India's top court tells government to stop cow vigilantes
India's top court tells government to stop cow vigilantes

Seeking action against the vigilantes, the petition said the atrocities committed by them were punishable under various provisions of IPC and under the Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of atrocities) Act, 1989. The Supreme Court on Wednesday pulled up the Centre asking it about the action taken against the cow vigilantes. It was als...

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  • JD(U) MLC's son Rocky Yadav gets life imprisonment for road rage case
JD(U) MLC's son Rocky Yadav gets life imprisonment for road rage case

Rocky is the son of suspended JD-U legislator Manorama Devi . Besides Rocky, two other convicts have also been sentenced to life imprisonment in connection with Aditya's murder, while Rocky's father Bindi Yadav hasbeen given five-years of imprisonment.

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  • 'First Things First' On Brexit Trade Step, EU's Moscovici Says
'First Things First' On Brexit Trade Step, EU's Moscovici Says

Britain, which began a two-year negotiating period in March, has said it is prepared to meet its global obligations and, last week, Davis said London was willing to offer more than the bare legal minimum. But she added: "The government's European Union withdrawal bill would allow Conservative ministers to set vital terms on a whim, including of B...

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  • Syrian government responsible for sarin chemical attack in April
Syrian government responsible for sarin chemical attack in April

The UN is said to possess sufficient evidence to make such accusations. Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, supported by Russian Federation and Iran during the Syrian civil war, has been accused of committing war crimes after United Nations investigators proved that he used sarin gas at least 27 times against Syrian civilians.

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  • Why I'm Resigning From Trump's Diversity Coalition
Why I'm Resigning From Trump's Diversity Coalition

In the aftermath of Trump's botched response to Charlottesville, Palomarez demanded he fire Bannon because of his "alt-right" ties. "They are called Dreamers, and regardless of where they were born, they deserve our respect as equals". But today's decision was worst of all. "This is their home". Legislation protecting Dreamers should be a p...

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  • Mnuchin: Congress must tie Harvey aid to raising debt limit
Mnuchin: Congress must tie Harvey aid to raising debt limit

A GOP aide told Business Insider that the plan was likely to be finalized among the leadership Tuesday tonight and would likely pass the Senate. In Crosby, Texas, an Arkema chemical plant that ran out of electricity needed to keep volatile organic peroxide refrigerated will burn the remaining containers as a "proactive measure", Harris County...

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  • President Frank's message on DACA
President Frank's message on DACA

When introducing the order in 2012, Obama said the program was not a permanent fix . "With that said, Congress now has an opportunity to act on immigration reform and we have the support here to do it", said Kinzinger. "In addition to all the worries I already have at school, now I have to worry about potentially not being able to do all the...

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  • Heitkamp, Cramer plan to join Trump in North Dakota
Heitkamp, Cramer plan to join Trump in North Dakota

U.S. Sen. John Hoeven says he plans to be with Trump Wednesday. Market Pulse Stories are Rapid-fire, short news bursts on stocks and markets as they move. Heitkamp, the lone Democrat elected to statewide office in deeply red North Dakota, has not yet said whether she'll seek reelection next year. But the president remains popular here, with a rec...

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  • Missing Alexandria teen found in rural Grant Co
Missing Alexandria teen found in rural Grant Co

Officials with the Alexandria Police Department announced Tuesday afternoon that they had located Jasmine Block , 15, in Grant County, and had transported the teen to a local hospital for minor injuries. Last week the reward for information leading to the girl's safe return was upped to $7,000. She was last seen August 8 about 10:30 p.m. when sh...

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  • SC gives nod to 13-year-old rape survivor to abort foetus
SC gives nod to 13-year-old rape survivor to abort foetus

The rape survivor's council Sneha Mukherjee, during the hearing had said that the pregnancy was detected in its 27th week and the knowledge had critically affected the girl. The procedure will be carried out on Friday at Mumbai's JJ Hospital, said the girl's lawyer. This, after they realised she was pregnant just four weeks ago.

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  • I'M GETTING TOOK! - Polyvore
I'M GETTING TOOK! - Polyvore

Part of the Pre-Fall '17 collection, this sky-blue piece is made from broderie anglaise cotton and sheer guipure lace. It's trimmed with pretty ruffles at the shoulders and cutout waist. Comes with dust bag . Weighs approximately 1.5lbs / 0.7kg . Made in Italy. Wang's Fall '17 runway and later spotted it on Cara Delevingne at her Valerian Lon...

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  • An Error Occurred Setting Your User Cookie
An Error Occurred Setting Your User Cookie

Below are the most common reasons: You have cookies disabled in your browser. You need to reset your browser to accept cookies or to ask if you want to accept cookies. To provide access without cookies would require the site to create a new session for every page you visit, which slows the system down to an unacceptable level.

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  • Angry Birds Rio | Angry Birds Wiki | Fandom powered by Wikia
Angry Birds Rio | Angry Birds Wiki | Fandom powered by Wikia

The Game takes place in the city of Rio de Janeiro in the same events of the film, and the enemy changes completely. However using the same basic game system as the original game, Angry Birds Rio added a number of new elements, especially the first use of boss levels.

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  • Soybean, wheat groups oppose withdrawal from the Korean-US Free Trade Agreement
Soybean, wheat groups oppose withdrawal from the Korean-US Free Trade Agreement

At the same time, the White House warned that the USA would cut off trade with any country that also trades with North Korea. A day earlier, Trump told a Reuters reporter that withdrawing from the five-year-old United States-Korea Free Trade Agreement, also known as KORUS, was " very much " on his mind.

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  • Kenya's Odinga Rejects Election Re-run Date Without 'Guarantees'
Kenya's Odinga Rejects Election Re-run Date Without 'Guarantees'

His move follows the gazettement of the names of President Uhuru Kenyatta and NASA leader Raila Odinga as the only contenders in the October 17 fresh election. "If you repeat this election afresh it means all the parties which participated in the annulled election must be on the ballot". "The electoral commission did not see fit to consult the ...

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  • 3 Ways to Feed a Chick - wikiHow
3 Ways to Feed a Chick - wikiHow

If the original nest is intact, you can place it in a basket of berries or in a container of butter (make holes for it to drain); and uses cables to hang the nest in a tree. The birds' parents might suspect that there is a new nest; however, your instinct for protection will help you overcome this. If the original nest is completely destroyed, ...

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  • The Angel at Farm Henderson: Farm 1/2 ... - HomeAway Holiday Rentals Maldonado
The Angel at Farm Henderson: Farm 1/2 ... - HomeAway Holiday Rentals Maldonado

Once the main house for a large family of the farm owners. Now fully equipped to be a year round retreat! Cozy, spacious, extremely private (no neighbors in sight!), With pool, magnificent view of the lake 'Laguna del Diario', surrounded by pastures, horses, birds (teru-teru, Chaja, venteveo, swans, horneros), foxes , wild hares, etc.

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