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Hawaii volcano boat tours continue after lava injuries

Wednesday  03:55,   18 july 2018
msn

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Pussy Riot Members Jailed For World Cup Final Protest

Wednesday  03:55,   18 july 2018
esquire.co.uk

The four pitch invaders will serve 15 days each.Veronica Nikulshina, Olga Kurachova, Pyotr Verzilov and Olga Pakhtusova invaded the pitch in the second half of France's win against Croatia at the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow to protest about Russia's[...]

Inside the Romanovs' family photo album: Newly unearthed images show the last Russian Tsars holidaying in Europe and their life in exile after the 1917 revolution

Wednesday  03:06,   18 july 2018
dailymail.co.uk

The photos shed light on the final ten years of the doomed Russian royals with images depicting both the luxury and hardships of the Romanov family.The photos shed light on the final ten years of the doomed Romanovs with images depicting both the[...]

Probe launched as one more black rhino dies after Kenya transfer

Wednesday  03:06,   18 july 2018
aljazeera

Authorities in Kenya have launched an independent investigation into the deaths of critically endangered rhinos black rhinos during their transportation from one national park to another.&nbsp;A total of nine rhinos died, Tourism Minister Najib[...]

Trump read from a typed script to claim he misspoke in his press conference with Putin, with a handwritten note: 'THERE WAS NO COLUSION'

Wednesday  02:30,   18 july 2018
businessinsider.com.au

President Donald Trump read from a typed script on Tuesday afternoon to claim he misspoke in his press conference with Russian President Vladimir Putin on Monday.Reporters in the room noticed there was a handwritten note on the paper saying "THERE[...]

A small Japanese city is facing a ninja shortage — even though the salary is $85,000

Wednesday  01:51,   18 july 2018
businessinsider.com.au

Iga city in Japan is suffering from a ninja shortage. The city, which is about 280 miles from Tokyo in central Japan, claims to be the birthplace of the ninja. Each year the city of around 100,000 swells by around 30,000 as tourists come to[...]

Las Vegas hotel sues mass shooting victims

Wednesday  01:51,   18 july 2018
theage.com.au

MGM Resorts has asked a court to find that the casino giant has "no liability of any kind" relating to the October 1 mass shooting.Casino giant MGM Resorts International, which owns the Mandalay Bay and the Route 91 Harvest festival venue, [...]

Writer removed from summit event says he only had a question

Wednesday  01:51,   18 july 2018
msn

The writer who was forcibly removed from a room where U.S. President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin were about to give a news conference says he wasn't trying to[...]

National security experts warn Trump is behaving more and more like a 'controlled spy'

Wednesday  00:31,   18 july 2018
businessinsider.com.au

National-security experts have reached a consensus. Russian President Vladimir Putin played US President Donald Trump like a fiddle during their summit in Helsinki on Monday.And experts warn Putin played Trump like a[...]

Trump says he has confidence in U.S. agencies on Russia, 'misspoke' in Helsinki

Tuesday  23:30,   17 july 2018
reuters

<p>U.S. President Donald Trump, grappling with a torrent of criticism over his performance at a Helsinki summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin, said on Tuesday he misspoke at their joint news conference.</p>U.S. President Donald Trump,[...]

How the Ultimate Shark Photo Went Viral

Tuesday  22:50,   17 july 2018
nationalgeographic

A photographer takes a photo that launches his career—and then takes on a life of its own.Peschak knows that great white shark well. He photographed it 15 years ago following scientist Trey Snow in a bright yellow kayak off South Africa. Like many[...]

Little's tough words for Australia

Tuesday  20:51,   17 july 2018
msn

Little slammed Australia's deportation laws.Justice Minister Andrew Little has slammed Australia’s deportation laws, saying they lack “humanitarian[...]

Trump says summit with Putin was ‘even better’ than NATO meeting as growing number of Republicans criticize his Helsinki comments

Tuesday  19:54,   17 july 2018
washingtonpost

The president blamed the news media for negative coverage of his performance alongside the Russian leader.In a morning tweet, the president blamed the media for negative coverage of his joint news conference Monday with Putin in Helsinki — a[...]

MGM Resorts International sues more than 1,000 victims from Las Vegas mass shooting, denying any liability

Tuesday  19:07,   17 july 2018
nydailynews

MGM Resorts International claimed in a new lawsuit that it has no liability in any of the injuries or deaths in the October mass shooting in Las Vegas.&nbsp;The company, which owns Mandalay Bay and the Route 91 Harvest festival venue, argued[...]

Comment: The blame-America-first president

Tuesday  18:51,   17 july 2018
msn

President Donald Trump has turned the Republican Party into what Jeane J. Kirkpatrick once contemptuously branded the Democrats: “the blame-America-first crowd.”&nbsp;Even by the upside-down standards of 2018, the sight of a U.S. president[...]