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People First Baptist hosting revival services July 23-25
Author: 0 First Baptist hosting revival services July 23-25

Charity Williams will be the guest speaker. Holy Convocation Convention through Sunday with Bishop V.B. Phillips presiding. The church will also host a Fifth Sunday Night Sing on July 30 at 6 p.m. August 9-11. Classes are for ages 3 years through entering into sixth Grade. GCUMC Youth for Christ Choir renders the music. Oak Grove Baptist Church , 414 Decatur Road, will host "100 Men in Black and White" today at 2 p.m.

People Six Burundi teenagers missing after attending USA robot contest
Author: 0 Six Burundi teenagers missing after attending USA robot contest

Police tweeted missing person fliers Wednesday asking for help finding the teens last seen in the area of the FIRST Global Challenge around the time of Tuesday's final matches. The students had been staying in dorms at Trinity Washington University, and had been expected to return to Burundi together on Thursday. If ICE declines to seek detention, it still can take several years before a formal interview to determine whether an applicant is eligible for asylum.

Author: 0 United Nations chief deplores Israeli killing of Palestinians in Jerusalem

The clashes erupted after Israel this week set up metal detectors at entrances to a sensitive shrine, holy to both Jews and Muslims, following a deadly Palestinian attack there that killed two police officers a week ago. The Palestinian Prisoners Club said that at least 21 Palestinians were arrested at Friday's protests in the West Bank, including at least 10 from Jerusalem.

People A day on the Tour de France
Author: 0 A day on the Tour de France

It's a fitting way to stay in the GC, which was always going to be a close battle". Only 22 km realistically stands between Chris Froome and a third consecutive Tour de France triumph but the British rider says he can not rest easy. It was really nice seeing the atmosphere in the stadium. I can't believe it. A short time trial at 22.5km which starts and finishes at the Orange Velodrome and tours rounds Marseille's Old Port.

People Pentagon briefs Congress on plans to up troop levels in Afghanistan
Author: 0 Pentagon briefs Congress on plans to up troop levels in Afghanistan

The Pentagon has decided not to reimburse United States $50 millions to Pakistan this year citing the country's failure to take "sufficient action" against Haqqani network. "It may be noted that the funds in question are a reimbursement of the expenses incurred by Pakistan towards achieving our common objectives in the fight against terrorism, and not an assistance", Pakistan's ambassador to the US Aizaz Ahmad Chaudhry, said in a statement.

Author: 0 Spicer resigns, Sanders to take over as Trump's press secretary

I wish him continued success as he moves on to other opportunities. Spicer tendered his resignation Friday morning, after Trump officially hired Scaramucci - a wealthy financier from NY - as communications director . The appointment of Scaramucci was expected as the vacancy of Communication Director was lying vacant, after Mike Dubke resigned in May. Spicer went on to deny that he felt pushed out, and said his decision was in the "best interest of the communications department".

People Iran says USA violates 'spirit' of nuclear pact by imposing new sanction
Author: 0 Iran says USA violates 'spirit' of nuclear pact by imposing new sanction

The Trump administration has for the second time declared that Iran is complying with the nuclear deal , but threatened more sanctions for breaching the "spirit" of the agreement . citizens" and said it was deeply concerned about reports of their declining health. Zarif called the new sanctions illegal and told several reporters at United Nations headquarters that "this unfortunately has become a bad habit for this administration".

Author: 0 Israelis killed in stabbing; 3 Palestinians killed in clashes

COGAT also responded to the decision by Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas to halt ties with Israel until the metal detectors are removed. Six people have been killed in what has been described as the bloodiest day of Israeli-Palestinian violence for years, sparked by anger at the installation of new Israeli security measures at Jerusalem's holiest site.

People Teacher takes to the streets to gather school supplies for stude
Author: 0 Teacher takes to the streets to gather school supplies for stude

Danks says each year she typically spends $2,000 to $3,000 of her $35,000 salary on materials for the classroom. When legislators failed to pass a bill that would approve a salary increase for Oklahoma educators, Danks says she made a decision to ask the public for help.

People Congress strikes deal on bill to slap new sanctions on Russian Federation
Author: 0 Congress strikes deal on bill to slap new sanctions on Russian Federation

The apparent agreement to fix procedural concerns, add sanctions against North Korea, and modify provisions that would restrict the participation of US energy companies in some global projects, clears the way for a House vote next week. Trump would then be faced with signing legislation that takes away his power to act unilaterally on sanctions. Congressional Democrats announced Saturday that a bipartisan group of House and Senate negotiators have reached an agreement on a sweeping Russian ...

People States have to decide on farmers' loan waiver: BJP chief Amit Shah
Author: 0 States have to decide on farmers' loan waiver: BJP chief Amit Shah

Shah spoke about the topic during his three-day visit to Rajasthan . Along with CM Vasundhara Raje , he was accompanied by state BJP chief Ashok Parnami among others for the meeting. Sanwar Lal Jat was rushed to a hospital immediately. Jat was later shifted to the intensive care unit (ICU) where he was evaluated by a team of doctors consisting of cardiologist, nephrologists, neurologist and intensivist.

People 2 more protesters killed in Venezuela
Author: 0 2 more protesters killed in Venezuela

Argentina, Brazil, Paraguay and Uruguay are Mercosur's founding members. The rally was also meant as a show of support for a slate of 33 magistrates - a so-called shadow supreme court - whose names were put forward Friday by the opposition to replace Venezuela's current high court, which is closely allied with Maduro and frequently rules in his favour.

Author: 0 Major shake up in White House

Sarah Huckabee Sanders , who has stepped in for Spicer on occasion at the podium of the White House briefing room, will assume the press secretary's job full time. Spicer formally tweeted word of his resignation after it had been reported by multiple media outlets, saying he intends to stay on at the White House "through August".

People Florida unemployment rate drops again as state adds 19000 jobs
Author: 0 Florida unemployment rate drops again as state adds 19000 jobs

Rick Scott touted Florida's latest unemployment numbers from Las Vegas, Nev., this morning, and, unusually, did not make a distinction between private-sector job growth and public-sector job growth, saying that "nearly 18,000 new jobs were created for families across the state in June".

People Prince George marks his fourth birthday with official photo
Author: 0 Prince George marks his fourth birthday with official photo

Birthday pictures of the royal children, including George's sister, Princess Charlotte , have become a tradition for the Cambridges. But that didn't stop Prince George and his sister from stealing the show in nearly city they visited. Prince William , Duke of Cambridge, Prince George of Cambridge, and Princess Charlotte of Cambridge depart from Hamburg airport. The helicopter visit capped off a five-day royal tour featuring a packed schedule around Germany and Poland .

People Ambika Soni Dismisses Reports of her Resignation
Author: 0 Ambika Soni Dismisses Reports of her Resignation

Soni had said earlier in the day that she was quitting as the party's general secretary in several states including Uttarakhand and Himachal Pradesh . Himachal Pradesh goes to polls later this year and the party is gearing up for restructuring its unit there. Asked if she had requested the party leadership to relieve her of the charges of Himachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand, she said: "This is a long-standing request of mine with the Congress President ( Sonia Gandhi ) and the Vice President ...

People Busch Close to Running Indy 500 But Halted By Boss Featured
Author: 0 Busch Close to Running Indy 500 But Halted By Boss Featured

Kyle Busch had a deal in place and was going to run in the 2017 Indianapolis 500 before team owner Joe Gibbs interceded and asked the former NASCAR Cup Series champion to reconsider. "In the future, there may be more [Formula One] guys coming over to run that race, so I may have to split the limelight if you will with somebody else that kind of wants to do that race".

People Israel sends more troops to West Bank amid tensions
Author: 0 Israel sends more troops to West Bank amid tensions

The compound, known to Jews as the Temple Mount, is also considered a Jewish holy site as the historical location of the two Jewish biblical temples. "We are anxious about any change to the historical situation in Al-Aqsa Mosque (Haram ash-Sharif) and its courtyard, and in the holy city of Jerusalem ".

People Putin cut from 2 upcoming Hollywood movies due to hacking concerns
Author: 0 Putin cut from 2 upcoming Hollywood movies due to hacking concerns

Putin barely had a role in the movie's source material-about the romance between a Russian ballerina-turned-spy and a Central Intelligence Agency agent (played in the film by Joel Edgerton ), set against an espionage backdrop. " The Girl In The Spiders Web ", meanwhile, will see "Dragon Tattoo" heroine Lisbeth Sander embroiled in Russian hacking when the series returns to the big screen.

People Trump Jr., Manafort Reach Agreement to Avoid Public Hearing
Author: 0 Trump Jr., Manafort Reach Agreement to Avoid Public Hearing

Russian diplomats, according to the Post , have tried to better their image by reporting false information to their superiors. Officials emphasized that the information contradicting Sessions comes from USA intelligence on Kislyak's communications with the Kremlin, and acknowledged that the Russian ambassador could have mischaracterized or exaggerated the nature of his interactions.

People Despite His Testimony, Sessions Reportedly Talked Politics With Russia
Author: 0 Despite His Testimony, Sessions Reportedly Talked Politics With Russia

Attorneys for Simpson say he will not accept the committee's invitation to testify Wednesday. Trump Jr. was told the lawyer had damaging information that could be used against Democrat Hillary Clinton. Roosevelt says, if the president tried to pardon power to tamper with the Russian Federation investigation it could be viewed as an obstruction of justice.

People Sean Spicer, Reince Priebus appear on
Author: 0 Sean Spicer, Reince Priebus appear on "Hannity" after Spicer resignation

But he told Fox News he had "no regrets" about his six-month stint. "Without me in the way, they have a fresh start, so that I'm not lurking over them". Mr Scaramucci is now senior vice-president of the Export-Import Bank, a USA government agency which guarantees loans for foreign buyers of American exports.