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People Former ISRO Chairman UR Rao Passes Away, Prime Minister Expresses Grief
Author: 0 Former ISRO Chairman UR Rao Passes Away, Prime Minister Expresses Grief

He died at his residence in Bengaluru , a PTI report said. He played a key role in the launch of India's first satellite Aryabhatta, and was also the brain behind what science needs to be done using Chandrayaan-1 and Mangalyaan. Among other positions that professor Rao has held, he is remembered for his tenure at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). For his services, he was conferred the Padma Vibhushan in January 2017, reported Deccan Herald .

People Thunderstorm chances to linger for a few more days
Author: 0 Thunderstorm chances to linger for a few more days

Showers and storms will ramp up into Sunday as the threat for locally strong-severe storms become a possibility. Some storms could also hit after 2 p.m. Evening lows are expected to remain between 75 and 77. A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11pm. Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm.

People Trump's new message guru wants 'a more positive mojo'
Author: 0 Trump's new message guru wants 'a more positive mojo'

I'm not going to be able to stop the leaks in the intergovernmental agencies and all that other stuff, that's a different ball of wax. Trump himself appeared to address Scaramucci's critical statements in a tweet on Saturday: "In all fairness to Anthony Scaramucci , he wanted to endorse me 1st, before the Republican Primaries started, but didn't think I was running!" US President Donald Trump's new communications adviser says it is time to hit the "reset button" within the Trump ...

Author: 0 Danilo joins Manchester City from Real Madrid

In today's International Champions Cup match, it is predicted that Manchester United will against Real Madrid . "I'm looking forward to working with him". Darmian is a right-back and it showed, with the former Torino man finding it nearly impossible to get his positional sense in order on the left. "I never felt a desire from him to leave", Mourinho continued in the news conference previewing the global friendly today between the two sides in northern California .

Author: 0 Scaramucci Emphasizes There's Lots Of 'Love' In The White House

Trump , at that point, was a full on contender in the Republican primaries. Scaramucci , during his introductory appearance at the White House on Friday, had expressed a desire to improve the administration's relationship with the media, which has hit a new low over several issues, including Donald Trump's repeated accusations that some United States news outlets reported what he calls "fake news".

People Guinean president Alpha Condé orders 24 hours prayers for Buhari
Author: 0 Guinean president Alpha Condé orders 24 hours prayers for Buhari

Meanwhile, the Ekiti state Governor, Ayo Fayose has called on Buhari to resign, alleging that he is incapacitated. " He, instead, sent his best wishes to Nigerians ". Governor Rochas Okorocha, who was among the delegation, said President Buhari was asked about the rumours swirling around his health and laughed them off.

People Everything President Trump has tweeted (and what it was about)
Author: 0 Everything President Trump has tweeted (and what it was about)

The president said that if he had known Sessions would recuse himself from the Russian Federation investigation, he "would have picked someone else" for the attorney general job. The president himself has undoubtedly been pondering what a close examination of his finances and deals might unveil. "Information concerning the June 2016 meeting between Donald Trump Jr .

Author: 0 White House offers muddled message on Russian Federation sanctions legislation

The anonymous source behind a claim of doubts about Russia's alleged interference in the US election cited by Donald Trump's new communications director, Anthony Scaramucci , turned out to be... In May 2016, he expressed displeasure with individuals who believe climate change is a hoax. "I welcome him to continue to do that", he said at his first news conference on Friday.

People Scaramucci vows to take 'drastic action' to stop White House leaks
Author: 0 Scaramucci vows to take 'drastic action' to stop White House leaks

SCARAMUCCI: I'll tell you who he's going to be president of - you can tell Donald I said this - the Queens County Bullies Association. "It's just very binary". In a tweet Saturday, Trump defended Scaramucci , who supported other GOP presidential candidates before he backed Trump . Jay Sekulow, a Trump legal team member, told CBS News chief White House correspondent Major Garrett that pardons were not being discussed and are not on the table.

People What's the real story on President Trump and Russia?
Author: 0 What's the real story on President Trump and Russia?

During a White House press briefing on Friday, Scaramucci apologized for old comments he made attacking Trump, who he said "never" lets Scaramucci forget his old remarks. So it's sort of a blend of those two things", he told the network. Following a turbulent half-year run as White House press secretary, Mr Spicer is leaving the building with a final burst of drama after rejecting what amounted to a downsizing of his role .

Author: 0 BBCI: Donald Trump lawyer denies looking into presidential self-pardons

The White House push against the special counsel's probe and the attempts to put the focus on potential conflicts with Mueller's team may well be an effort to distract from snowballing federal and congressional investigations into possible election-year coordination between Trump's campaign and Russian Federation.

People Severe weather forecasted for this weekend
Author: 0 Severe weather forecasted for this weekend

Northwest wind 3 to 8 miles per hour. The chance of precipitation is only 30 percent. Satellite imagery this morning is showing mostly clear skies across western Arizona, with mostly cloudy conditions across the Navajo nation. A series of showers and thunderstorms will roll through the area into Sunday as an unsettled weekend continues. The overnight low is expected to be near 63.

People With So Many Obamacare Repeal Options In Play, Confusion Reigns
Author: 0 With So Many Obamacare Repeal Options In Play, Confusion Reigns

More than 75% of the population would have no insurer willing to sell them coverage within a decade. What's more, CBO says that under the new Republican plan three-quarters of the United States population would end up living in an area without insurance at all for people buying insurance on their own.

People Clean ACA Repeal Means 32M Uninsured, CBO Says
Author: 0 Clean ACA Repeal Means 32M Uninsured, CBO Says

The Congressional Budget Office on Wednesday projected a Republican backup healthcare plan would leave millions more uninsured in the coming years and hike premiums significantly. As with the previous bill version, federal Medicaid spending would decline by 26% from 2017 through 2026. Faced with such grand failure, the man who, less than 100 days into office predicted that he will become the most successful president in recent history, is now returning to his vindictive roots and turning ...

Author: 0 UN Secretary General Condemns Israeli Jerusalem Crackdown and Calls for Investigation

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has denounced the attack on the Israeli family as "an act of terror, carried out by an animal who was incited with unfathomable hatred". The holy compound includes the Al-Aqsa mosque and the Dome of the Rock. Anger has spilled over across the West Bank since last week when Israel shut the Al-Aqsa Mosque, revered by both Muslims and Jews, who call it Temple Mount, following a deadly shootout.

Author: 0 Record-breaking Branden Grace suddenly in line for Open glory

But Spieth had a tap-in for a birdie of his own, and quickly regained the top spot at 7 under. Following the resumption of the second round, the two-time major victor got himself back in to the groove, collecting back-to-back birdies at the 11th and 12th before an eagle at the 15th, either side of two further bogeys.

Author: 0 Three die in clashes over Jerusalem mosque

The brother of the 20-year-old suspect was arrested and the movement of Palestinians in his village in the West Bank have been restricted. Arab League Secretary General Ahmed Aboul-Gheit said the Israeli government is "playing with fire and causing a major crisis with the Arab and Islamic world".

Author: 0 Several Palestinians shot dead in Jerusalem clashes

Officials set up new security cameras at the entrance to the holy site in Jerusalem as it considers an "alternative" to the metal detectors it installed after two Israeli policemen were killed nearby earlier this month . "They (metal detectors) will remain". Instead, Israel would implement selective security checks for suspects, the report said. The statement made no mention of the Muslim terror attack that led to Israel placing the metal detectors at the entrances to the site.

People If John McCain Retires then Ward is waiting
Author: 0 If John McCain Retires then Ward is waiting

One day after McCain's brain cancer diagnosis was revealed, Kelli Ward, who ran against McCain a year ago, was already talking about the possibility of taking over his Senate seat . McCain has been recuperating at his home in Arizona. "I am a competent, qualified political candidate, and I look forward to getting to Washington , D.C.

People Jordan Spieth wins British Open for third career major championship
Author: 0 Jordan Spieth wins British Open for third career major championship

But when his wild drive on the 13th at Royal Birkdale plugged into a high dune, the sight of the young American scampering around the practice range trying to find a suitable place to drop another ball evoked painful memories of Augusta. Matt Kuchar moved into a tie for the lead in the British Open - but only for the briefest of moments. Spieth is the youngest American to win the British Open and the youngest victor overall since Seve Ballesteros in 1979.

Author: 0 Jordan Spieth enters final round of British Open with lead

Those of us watching on television might not appreciate people shouting dumb stuff after shots at golf tournaments, but it might be the cost of doing business with a field that wants the fans to treat their sporting events like, well, sporting events.

Author: 0 Violence over Jerusalem holy site leads to 6 deaths

At the same time, Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas announced he is freezing ties with Israel on "all levels" until the metal detectors are removed. It says they are meant to prevent more attacks and notes they are in place at holy sites around the world. Speaking in Ankara after Friday prayers, he said worship at the Al-Aqsa Mosque in Jerusalem would be made hard if each person is searched at entry.

People Senator McCain's daughter says went for hike with father
Author: 0 Senator McCain's daughter says went for hike with father

The Arizona senator's office and the Mayo Clinic Hospital in Phoenix announced Wednesday night that McCain had surgery on July 14 to remove a blood clot above his left eye. Ward was immediately slammed by critics, who viewed her comments as insensitive, self-serving and opportunistic. But in keeping with the times, she labeled criticism of her response "fake news" on her Facebook page .

People New Noah's Ark Lights: 'Christians Need to Take Back the Rainbow'
Author: 0 New Noah's Ark Lights: 'Christians Need to Take Back the Rainbow'

Ark Encounter , a fundamentalist Christian theme park that boasts a "life-size Noah's Ark", will light that ark up every night with a rainbow as a way to "take back" that symbol from LGBTQ people. In 1978, he was asked by San Francisco politician Harvey Milk to create a flag for the city's annual gay pride parade, and the rainbow flag has since become an global symbol for the movement.

People World's oldest manatee dies at 69
Author: 0 World's oldest manatee dies at 69

The South Florida Museum will be holding a news conference at 3 p.m. Hundreds of people showed up at the South Florida Museum in downtown Bradenton on Saturday to sing Happy Birthday to Snooty the manatee on his 69th birthday. Snooty had been in the care of the South Florida Museum, which is located in the Tampa Bay area, since the 1940s, reports Fox 13 . Snooty arrived in Manatee County in 1949.