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by | July 25, 2017 | 12:25

They pointed out that great whites are not the fastest sharks . The "race" constituted calculating the speed of a great white shark and superimposing shark footage over Phelps . Swimming submerged is faster than swimming on the surface. "I don't like taking silver..." Full wet suits are not allowed. "Rematch? Next time.warmer water", Phelps wrote on Twitter after the race was televised.

by | July 25, 2017 | 12:16

A Toyota Australia spokeswoman said some cars subject to the recall were fitted with airbags equipped with the original-style inflators. But the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration ( NHTSA ) has said that Takata tests showed the inflator propellant can degrade and will pose a safety risk if the inflators aren't replaced.

by | July 25, 2017 | 12:06

The Sri Lankan Navy had to mobilize a little bit of a rescue effort to save two elephants in distress. The pictures of the elephants struggling in the water also showed that they were distressed. But the mission was a success - the animals had no injuries and were promptly released back into the jungle once ashore, the Sri Lankan Navy said in a statement .

by | July 25, 2017 | 12:08

On Monday afternoon, PRHSA withdrew the book. The book, penned by Durban-born Dr Vejay Ramlakan and detailing some of Mandela's final moments has sparked debate around doctor-patient confidentiality. The surgeon also gave chilling details about Mandela's health condition during his last days. "The story of Madiba's last years is actually, in a sense, more impressive than when he was a fit human being", he added, paying tribute to his "unconquerable fortitude".

by | July 25, 2017 | 12:04

As the family-tourism peak season in Metro Orlando chugs toward the Labor Day holiday weekend considered to be the close of summer vacations, the low gas prices that have helped travelers' wallets have begun to rise - and could keep going according to an analyst.

by | July 25, 2017 | 12:02

The 39 Indians have been missing in Iraq since July 16, 2014, and are alleged to have been kidnapped by Daesh in Mosul . The visiting Iraqi Foreign Minister Ibrahim Jafri has said that Iraqi government does not have any information about the missing 39 Indian workers in Mosul.

by | July 24, 2017 | 01:42

The officials said she is now being held with other foreign women at a prison near Baghdad's airport. Iraqi officials told The Associated Press that her interrogation will begin next week and that German interpreters will be brought in because she doesn't speak much Arabic.

by | July 24, 2017 | 01:30

Before she was shouted off the stage on Friday, Hodges announced her pick to be the next chief, veteran Assistant Chief Medaria Arradondo . Minneapolis police Chief Janee Harteau (C) gives a press conference on the officer-involved shooting death of an Australian woman.

by | July 24, 2017 | 01:30

Durbin said later. The survivors were found by a Walmart employee who heard someone from the truck asking for water, and called the police , according to CNN. Officials called the situation an immigrant-smuggling attempt gone wrong - the latest smuggling-by-truck-operation to end in tragedy and one of the worst cases on record.

by | July 24, 2017 | 01:24

Reds boss Jurgen Klopp has been a long time admirer of the Scotland worldwide Robertson, who will now provide competition to James Milner for the first choice left-back position next season. The newspaper says the deal will see Liverpool pay Leipzig the majority of the fee up front rather than the £40m they had promised in previous offers and the transfer will be officially announced once the finer details are finalised.

by | July 23, 2017 | 01:13

At Comic-Con Thursday, Baker was once again effusive in his excitement. Conveniently, the show's sixth Doctor , Colin Baker , was present and willing to respond to Davison's doubts. To date, The Doctor has been played by twelve consecutive men since his first appearance in 1963, and there is some controversy amongst fans over whether this latest regeneration into a female is acceptable .

by | July 23, 2017 | 01:16

The incident is a setback for the US-Afghan fight against the Taliban in the embattled province, and comes as the US administration and its North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies are preparing the deployment of several thousand additional troops to Afghanistan .

by | July 23, 2017 | 01:15

Ivanka Trump has stepped down from day-to-day management of her company, which has come under criticism from labor advocates for its lack of oversight of its operations overseas, but has retained ownership. She resigned from the company in January. Trump also got an advance of $787,500 from Penguin Random House for her book "Women Who Work". The head of the Office of Government Ethics recently resigned after tangling with the Trump administration.

by | July 23, 2017 | 01:13

While the police recorded the survivor's statement on Thursday, they have also recorded the statement of a nun, a vicar and her brother, who had been informed by the victim about the rape . The 51-year-old woman allegedly attempted suicide by taking an overdose of pills and is now admitted to a private hospital in Neyyatinkara. The probe team has now taken the legislator to the police headquarters for detailed questioning.

by | July 23, 2017 | 00:58

Donald Tusk, president of the European Council and former prime minister of Poland, strongly condemned the proposals, and said in a statement: "Bringing the courts under control of the governing party in the matter proposed by the Law and Justice Party (PiS) will ruin the already tarnished public opinion about Polish democracy".

by | July 22, 2017 | 00:59

One local tourist said he chose to leave because people were not allowed in their hotel rooms. There was banging. There was shaking. The port also suffered considerable damage, the Greek deputy Minister for Maritime Affairs and the Islands, Nektarios Santorinios, told Greece's state broadcaster after visiting Kos.

by | July 22, 2017 | 01:02

Germany's new travel advice set out the problems that have arisen in recent months - nine German citizens are now in custody as a result of the crackdown following last year's coup attempt in Turkey. "I strongly condemn statements by the German economy minister which aim to scare companies that invest in our economy". Germans, who once made up the biggest group of visitors to Turkey, are advised to take "increasing care" on trips there after German nationals were imprisoned "without ...

by | July 22, 2017 | 00:58

Also that day, the Oak Lawn Public Library's ( olpl.org ) solar eclipse party will take place from 1 to 2 p.m. and will include video feed from NASA , hands-on activities and Skyping with folks at Shawnee National Forest where totality will occur.

by | July 22, 2017 | 00:54

The July 12 agreement between Qatar and the U.S. seeks to "track down and disable terror financing" and was signed during a visit to Doha by Tillerson. Gargash said that the pressure on Doha by the bloc "pays off" and could lead to "a sensible change of direction as a whole". Qatar has rejected the charges while refusing to accept the demands, citing the right to defend its sovereignty.

by | July 22, 2017 | 00:54

He said the Indian Army, as a professional force, takes due care to avoid targeting civilians and Pak Army is expected to do the same. The 25-year-old youth, Tanveer Ahmed Wani, was martyred and many others were wounded when Indian Army fired upon the protesters in Beerwah area of the district.

by | July 22, 2017 | 00:55

O.J. All four members of the parole board that met with Simpson today at the Lovelock Correction Center voted to grant his conditional release in October. Simpson told the board that, having done his time, he was eager to return to his children. "I've always thought I've been pretty good with people".

by | July 21, 2017 | 01:00

Both houses of parliament last week adopted separate legislation that would give the minister of justice the power to name the chief justices of the European Union member's common courts. It would mean that, while the Commission has long said PiS government policies put the rule of law in the country of 38 million people under systemic threat, it would now ask member states to officially confirm that assessment.

by | July 21, 2017 | 01:01

Greg Abbott , who is at the center of controversy over a bill that regulates bathroom use for transgender people, posed alongside a woman from San Antonio . By comparison, in 2017 all other states combined passed only 13 bills through at least one house. The House should find common ground with the Senate on some key upcoming issues in coming weeks, but won't move as fast.

by | July 21, 2017 | 01:01

Simpson has served nearly nine years of a 33-year sentence for kidnapping and armed robbery after he was convicted of stealing back his own memorabilia at gunpoint at a Las Vegas hotel. No one is expected to testify against Simpson at the hearing, where all four members of the parole board must be in agreement for Simpson's early release.

by | July 21, 2017 | 00:57

With the plan reaching the 100th day on July 16, the two governments planned to discuss specific measures to narrow the USA deficit, such as further opening the Chinese market. Both the USA and China returned home with little to show for their efforts after high-level trade talks between the two countries Wednesday. During last year's presidential campaign, President Donald Trump regularly criticized Chinese trade policy, and China's $300 billion trade surplus with the us, vowing to take ...

by | July 21, 2017 | 00:57

The Obama Administration had moved to block US dealings with Sechin, Rosneft and other Russian officials amid Russia's military aggression in Ukraine. The same month that Exxon signed the deals, Tillerson said the company generally opposes sanctions and finds them "ineffective". Rosneft itself is subject to narrower US sanctions that still allow Americans to deal with the company on some transactions.

by | July 21, 2017 | 00:54

A statement from the US Transport Security Administration said that the ban was still in place for King Khalid International Airport in Riyadh. The ban has now been lifted on all nine airlines affected. Unlike the more troubled countries on the travel ban list, "you think of these countries on the airline list, and you're talking about a wealthy businessman, jet-setting around the world".

by | July 21, 2017 | 00:50

European Union foreign affairs chief Federica Mogherini today (25 January) expressed confidence Turkey would soon receive a package of €3 billion for mainly Syrian refugees, despite a delay of nearly two months since the funds were agreed.

by | July 20, 2017 | 01:04

He said the flames appeared to have been stopped about a mile from his residence, and he praised firefighters' work. Raging blaze near Yosemite National Park displaces thousands of Mariposa residents in the western USA state. In Nevada, authorities say about 14 homes were damaged or destroyed by a wildfire that started Monday in a rural, northeastern corner of the state.

by | July 20, 2017 | 01:04

There always is". Kristen Clarke, president and executive director of the Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights Under Law, criticized Trump for his remarks about the states not handing over voter data to the commission, writing on Twitter that the panel's requests were "such federal overreach".

by | July 20, 2017 | 01:03

They will now face the victor between Australia and India in the finals in Lords on Sunday. The Sussex wicketkeeper executed a sensational stumping off a leg-side wide to remove the unsafe Trisha Chetty as South Africa were restricted to 218-6 from their 50 overs, despite an unbeaten 76 from Mignon du Preez .

by | July 20, 2017 | 00:59

The month-on-month inflation rate is given by the percentage change in the index of the relevant month of the current year compared with the index of the previous month in the current year. Governor Lesetja Kganyago said last month the Reserve Bank had come to the end of its increase cycle during which its tightened borrowing costs by 200 basis points in just over two years.

by | July 19, 2017 | 00:59

The violence on Monday came a day after Pakistan said four of its soldiers had been killed in firing from across the LoC. He said the Pakistani troops also fired on army positions along LoC in Naushera sector in Rajouri district from 1.50 pm.

by | July 19, 2017 | 01:01

She also used a Walmart shopping bag to hide the goods. A security officer at Walmart said he saw Payne pile items in her purse and then transfer other items from her shopping cart to her purse and a bag. All of the items were returned to the store, according to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution . She once faced charges in San Diego and Palm Desert. At the end of March, she was sentenced to 120 days of private house arrest and was banned from all malls in DeKalb County, Georgia.

by | July 19, 2017 | 00:56

He added that as soon as it reached the shoreline with the baby deer , it lay down next to the baby deer and started nudging it, probably to "make sure it is gonna be okay". Storm appeared to be trying to get the fawn to stand up and run, but it was clearly exhausted and in shock, and was unable to move. "I really didn't have much of a choice".

by | July 19, 2017 | 00:46

Amit Shah can even take some decisions with much freedom in Venkaiah Naidu's absence. "At the parliamentary party meeting where his name was endorsed as candidate, Mr. He completed schooling from VR High School, Nellore, and pursued his bachelor's degree in politics and diplomatic studies from VR College. Naidu pursued his Bachelor's degree in law with specialisation in worldwide law from Andhra University College of Law, Visakhapatnam.

by | July 19, 2017 | 00:43

Singer Ed Sheeran has deleted his Twitter account a day after making his cameo on " Game of Thrones ". " Ed Sheeran: genuine talented humble cute. thoughts?" The " Shape of You " songster's handle disappeared off the popular site late Monday without any explanation. The news follows his recently unveiled cameo in the new series of Game Of Thrones , which divided opinion among the show's loyal fans.

by | July 18, 2017 | 00:43

The oil-rich nation was once one of Latin America's most prosperous, but it has been plunged into political and economic turmoil as petroleum prices plummet, nationalized farms and factories halt production and corruption runs rampant. Opposition leaders held an unofficial referendum in which 7million people voted against the proposed rewrite. "I thought it was going to be more", said Mariela Arana, a 56-year-old school counselor.

by | July 18, 2017 | 00:34

The man is described as white, between 5 feet, 6 inches and 5 feet, 10 inches and weighing 180 to 220 pounds. The sketch depicts a hat that may not be accurate. Police say he has reddish brown hair. Police have not stated how the girls were murdered. The next day, their bodies were found. "We feel this is very important because it actually gives a better view of the person in the picture that you see down below", Sergeant Kim Riley said at a press conference, Fox 59 reports .

by | July 17, 2017 | 20:46

While Choi - who is also from South Korea - played in the group behind and at one stage held a share of the lead, before her tee-shot at the par-3 16 found water and led to a disappointing double bogey. Her total of 279 beat the old amateur record, set by Grace Park in 1999, by four strokes. "I'm happy about my result because coming into this week I had no expectations at all", she said.