• Jury awards $3.9M to family of film worker killed by train
Jury awards $3.9M to family of film worker killed by train

Jones was killed when a freight train slammed into film workers shooting a movie about singer Gregg Allman . The defense argued CSX never gave them permission, so the fault lies with Miller, the crew, and Rayonier, who let the crew on the property with the bed they were using for filming on the trestle.

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  • Tervis part of White House's 'Made in America' week
Tervis part of White House's 'Made in America' week

In March, the Trump administration announced that the Keystone pipeline would be exempt from that executive order. I am committed to promoting American manufacturing, opening markets around the world for our producers, and protecting our businesses from unfair trade practices.

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  • Stephen Colbert Has Amnesia About His Recent Trip to Russian Federation
Stephen Colbert Has Amnesia About His Recent Trip to Russian Federation

As a gesture of goodwill, Urgant brought out a "Russian Russian roulette" game, which centers on a spinning wheel and always ends in a joking toast and a shot of vodka chased with a pickle (i.e., the only game of Russian roulette I'd ever be thrilled to play).

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  • Dollar languishes near 10-month low, kiwi tumbles after soft inflation
Dollar languishes near 10-month low, kiwi tumbles after soft inflation

The dollar index, which measures the greenback against a basket of six major rivals, touched its lowest since last September of 95.018 .DXY . The Nikkei.N225 fell 0.7 percent to 19,988.69 in midmorning trade after the dollar dropped to trade at a two-week low of 112.13 yenJPY=, having lost steam after hitting a near four-month high of 114.495 a ...

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  • Zarif: If US violates Nuclear Deal, Iran Has Right to Withdraw
Zarif: If US violates Nuclear Deal, Iran Has Right to Withdraw

Trump had criticized the deal - negotiated under his predecessor Barack Obama - a year ago during his campaign and called it the "worst deal ever" and vowed to "rip up" the agreement if elected. "It took the United States longer to clear the purchase of Airbus airplanes than it took for the purchase of Boeing airplanes". Congress has requested ...

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  • Jehovah's Witness vows to appeal its ban
Jehovah's Witness vows to appeal its ban

Members have raised concern Russia's ban will "give impetus to further acts of aggression". Russia's Supreme Court has rejected an appeal by the Jehovah's Witnesses of an earlier ruling that classified the denomination as extremist, effectively banning it entirely from the country.

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  • Two killed, eight wounded as building collapses in Karachi
Two killed, eight wounded as building collapses in Karachi

Four bodies, including those of a woman and a child, were recovered from the debris. Rescue work could take up to another 24 hours to be completed, said DC Central. However, many people in Karachi live in risky buildings even though the city sent out notices saying the buildings are not safe. In June, Sindh Building Control Authority issued e...

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  • Alibaba.com (NYSE:BABA) Reviewed By Analysts
Alibaba.com (NYSE:BABA) Reviewed By Analysts

It also increased its holding in Generalelectricco (NYSE:GE) by 1.14M shares in the quarter, for a total of 3.02M shares, and has risen its stake in Amgeninc (NASDAQ:AMGN). Alibaba Group Holding Limited announced that its board has authorized a share buyback program on Thursday, May 18th that allows the company to repurchase $6.00 billion in share...

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  • California lawmakers extend carbon emissions climate law
California lawmakers extend carbon emissions climate law

California legislators approved an extension of the state's signature climate change program known as cap and trade. The bill passed over the objection of some environmentalists who said it fails to aggressively combat pollution. In the five year old measure, California set a statewide limit on greenhouse gas emissions, and polluting compa...

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  • Anwar Gargash: UAE not involved in Qatar hacking
Anwar Gargash: UAE not involved in Qatar hacking

On the following day, a story appeared on the Qatari News Agency's website quoting a speech by Qatar's emir, Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad al-Thani, in which he allegedly praised Iran and said Qatar has a good relationship with Israel. If confirmed, a hack of QNA would be a striking example of a cyber attack shaping global politics. "Inciting violence...

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  • United States lifts laptop ban for flights of Saudi Arabian Airlines
United States lifts laptop ban for flights of Saudi Arabian Airlines

In June, the USA introduced increased security requirements for all airlines as opposed to expanding the electronics ban and has been dropping restrictions from carriers that boost security. European airlines have been pushing for changes to meet the new requirements. Approximately 280 airports in 105 countries were affected by the tougher securi...

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  • Pakistan violates ceasefire in J&K's Nowgam, one jawan martyred
Pakistan violates ceasefire in J&K's Nowgam, one jawan martyred

In the meeting which was convened upon on Pakistan's request, the commanders of both the border guarding forces discussed various issues including recent unprovoked firing in Samba Sector and other routine issues related to border management.

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  • At least nine killed in Arizona flash flooding
At least nine killed in Arizona flash flooding

Gila County Sheriff J. Adam Shepherd said crews are continuing to search for others who are still missing at Tonto National Forest. When almost an inch of rain fell, it likely gathered a large amount of debris left by a series of recent forest fires down the creek that burst into the swimming hole, according to the fire department and weather s...

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  • Gary Neville names how many players Man United must sign this summer
Gary Neville names how many players Man United must sign this summer

A lot can change before the season starts, so it could be argued it's too soon to make a definitive prediction on who will be champions. He told Sky Sports: "Pogba came in on the back of a World Cup last season - he didn't have much rest".

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  • Jagga Jasoos sequel plan dropped!
Jagga Jasoos sequel plan dropped!

However, mixed reviews from the critics and audiences alike might have surely affected a bit of Box Office business. However, the film has crashed at the Box Office on Monday which has completely sealed its fate. The Ranbir Kapoor and Katrina Kaif film raked in approximately Rs 4.05 crore on Monday, July 17, taking the four day total of the fil...

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  • White House hires attorney Ty Cobb to manage Russian Federation response
White House hires attorney Ty Cobb to manage Russian Federation response

Cobb is a partner in the investigations practice of the law firm Hogan Lovells in Washington, D.C., and a fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers, the White House statement said . The campaign also paid $89,561 for "legal consulting" to The Trump Corporation, which is owned by the president. Cobb will be working closely with Marc Kasowi...

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  • Two Hartlepool parks honoured with Green Flag status
Two Hartlepool parks honoured with Green Flag status

In total, 183 parks and green spaces in Wales have met the high standard needed to receive the coveted Green Flag Award or the Green Flag Community Award. "It is pleasing to see the number of Green Flag Awards in Scotland increasing year on year". "This shows how continued excellent partnership working, with the emphasis on the involvement of the...

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  • Series of events to celebrate the work of Jane Austen
Series of events to celebrate the work of Jane Austen

The coin will initially only be available in tills at key locations in the Winchester and Basingstoke areas that have connections with Austen , including Winchester Cathedral and the Jane Austen House Museum . Reprinting those notes using new materials would mean incurring those costs again, while the destruction of those notes would cost a furth...

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  • South Korea Proposes Military Talks with North Korea to Ease Tensions
South Korea Proposes Military Talks with North Korea to Ease Tensions

The proposed talks - which would be held Friday in the border town of Panmunjom , if accepted - would be the first face-to-face meeting between the two sides since 2015. Seoul's Red Cross says it wants separate talks at the border village on August 1 to discuss family reunions, with possible reunions over the Chuseok holiday, which falls in Octob...

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  • Family Of Woman Killed By Officer Seeking Answers
Family Of Woman Killed By Officer Seeking Answers

Her stepson, Zac Damond , 22, said in a video posted to Facebook that Ruszczyk had called police after hearing a noise near her house. A source with knowledge of the incident told KSTP that officer Noor was allegedly sitting in the passenger seat of his vehicle when he shot Damond .

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