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Water contaminated with pot chemicals in small town

THC was detected in tests conducted with field kits, although other field tests were negative, sheriff's Capt. Michael Yowell said . While Colorado has approved the use of recreational mary jane, Hugo and Lincoln County have not. Current studies from the National Institutes of Health and Journal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics have both pointed out THC's extremely low solubility with water.

Donald Trump gets tiny, tiny border wall

It's unclear whether Plastic Jesus implemented a similar plan to force the Hollywood Walk of Fame to pay for his wall. Shortly after Donald Trump was named the official Republican presidential candidate on Tuesday at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, Ohio, a small wall was erected around Trump's star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in Los Angeles , Calif.

EU, US to Turkey: No excuse to break democratic traditions

Your current subscription does not provide access to this content. "Our alliance shows that we have continually invested in Turkey , in its security and its prosperity, and that we remain committed to helping everyone in this country realize a future in which Turkey and the Turkish people are strong and prosperous", Bass said.

Police monitoring Black Lives Matter protests in Nevada

Many passers-by stopped and spoke with the group. They say they were extremely happy to see that same support reciprocated from those walking along the Strip. The West Linn Police Department placed an officer on administrative leave while investigating comments made on social media regarding the Black Lives Matter movement .

Curfew remains in force in Kashmir, death toll climbs to 42

A police spokesperson said incidents of stone pelting in at least a dozen place across the valley in which some persons and police and paramilitary troopers were injured. Neelofar was injured in retaliatory firing yesterday after the protestors pelted stones at an Army vehicle in Qazigund. Two people, including a woman, were killed in the clash late Monday after soldiers fired at rock-throwing protesters in southern Qazigund area, said the officer speaking on a customary condition of ...

Theresa May becomes new British PM after meeting Queen at Buckingham Palace

But Juncker told reporters in Beijing that he had "no beef" with Cameron. Theresa May has been formally appointed as the UK's new Prime Minister. Mr Cameron defeated Mr Davis in the final round of the previous Conservative leadership contest, which was held in 2005.

Xbox One S Launches August 2 for £349.99

Originally revealed at E3 this year, the Xbox One S is the smaller, supped-up version of the Xbox One console. The revised controller has a stronger, wider wireless signal, Bluetooth support (following the Windows 10 Anniversary update ), and textured grips.

Bill Shorten demands Australian PM Malcolm Turnbull's resignation

Labor leader Bill Shorten yesterday asked Turnbull to go, saying, "Mr Turnbull clearly doesn't know what he is doing". Liberal Senator Cory Bernardi attacked party bosses for the second day in a row and called for debate about Mr Turnbull's future as leader, arguing that "he should be asking himself if he has done the Liberal Party a service or a disservice", while some in the conservative wing are circling.

France makes Davis cup semis by beating Czech Republic 3-1

Tsonga said it was a team effort. A dominant Tsonga then broke Vesely's serve for the first time to win the third. The French wasted a break point in the following game and the Czechs took the set when Herbert's volley hit the net. The third set was a nice struggle too, with both players giving their best, one to close the match and other to prolong it as much as possible. The formidable doubles duo of Bob and Mike Bryan will try to secure the win Saturday, when they are slated to take on ...

Donald Trump says 'this is war' after attack in Nice, France

Cooper pressed Clinton on who, exactly, we are at war with and she said , "We are at war against radical jihadists who use Islam to recruit and radicalize others in order to pursue their evil agenda". We've done 11 interviews with Trump this year, and two of them were over the phone. We have killed a number of their leaders. And, in fact, probably the attack at the Istanbul Airport was because the Turks are really cracking down.

Thousands of Venezuelans Enter Colombia for Food, Medicine

Last week, the border was open for 12 hours, allowing about 35,000 people to go through. The opening took businesses in the Colombian border city of Cucuta by surprise since it had been announced that the border would opened on Sunday. Maduro ordered the 1,378-mile (2,219 kilometer) border shut in August 2015 to clamp down on criminal gangs smuggling over the border goods and gasoline sold at subsidized prices in Venezuela.

Boris Johnson's plane in unscheduled landing outside London

Boris Johnson had a bumpy start to his role as Britain's new Foreign Secretary when the plane he was on to Brussels was forced to make an emergency landing in Luton. Johnson had on Sunday met European Union foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini, with both stressing their meeting had been held in good spirits, discussing a joint response to the failed coup in Turkey and the militant attack in Nice.

Theresa May Becomes UK Prime Minister

May has additionally noted that she wishes to lead the country in the direction of civil justice, that she will govern for the people instead of the "privileged few" and has stressed the need to "build a better Britain", during her speech on Wednesday.

Israeli police say bomb attack thwarted in Jerusalem

The guard called the suspect over and began speaking to the man in Arabic. Large police forces arrived at the scene and a police bomb squad found multiple pipe bombs in his bag. Palestinians have killed 34 Israelis and two visiting Americans since September, mainly in individual stabbing attacks, though gun violence is on the rise.

Former Australian leader wants nomination for UN top job

Neil said the government can not credibly endorse the Rudd bid. "As the prime minister has said on a number of occasions that will be a matter for the cabinet". Mr Rudd could always wait 10 years until it is the turn of the western Europe group to which Australia is lumped - though this is an unlikely prospect.

Labour Leadership Hopeful Owen Smith Promises New Brexit Vote If Elected

However Ms Eagle slammed the current leadership and did not give any indication she would return to Labour's frontbench if Mr Corbyn survives. Former shadow cabinet member Michael Dugher tweeted: "As death toll rises to 90, I'm sure @jon_trickett will reflect & realise this comparison is not clever & not amusing".

Trump Showcases Pence as Running Mate while Attacking Clinton

For the many NSFW takes on Trump and Pence's borderline branding, simply search Twitter. He said he was "deeply humbled" to be at Trump's side, but also made clear that he received the call from Trump on Wednesday, even though the presumptive nominee publicly said he was undecided up until late Thursday evening.

Smith: One Candidate Should Take On Corbyn

He added: "The enormous cost of Trident appears to be spiralling out of control - before MPs can come to an informed view, they must have access to full costs across the lifetime of the programme". Morning Star Online said Corbyn received a rapturous welcome from a crowd of more than 150,000 at the event, demanding he stays on as party leader.

Supporting Actress, Drama Series

The show, which received only one major nomination past year in its first season, landed in the best comedy category. So was “Empire” star Taraji P. Last Thursday morning, " Game of Thrones " stars Kit Harington and Maisie Williams have snagged their first Emmy nominations , and one of the many people who are pleased by their recognition is George R.R.

France's Hollande fears Turkey will turn to repression after coup attempt

Anadolu Agency said the government dismissed 2,745 judges across Turkey. "Friday night was a stain in the history of Turkish democracy", Prime Minister Binali Yildirim said Saturday morning. Secretary of State John Kerry told the Associated Press on Saturday the Obama administration would entertain an extradition request for Gulen if the Turkish government had solid proof of his involvement in the coup.

Law enforcement, activists to meet with Obama at White House

It is not without reason that many black people distrust the police. Poor, troubled, crime-ridden communities are those that most want and need effective policing. "It underscores that that's a tough job and we have to keep that in mind", the president said. "It's very one-sided". The president was also filmed tripping over, bumping his head while getting into a helicopter and once even dropping his dog.

Qandeel Baloch: 'Pakistan's Kim Kardashian' allegedly strangled by brother in 'honour killing'

In a press conference, he spoke with his face covered, telling the gathered journalists that he "killed for honor" and had "no regrets" about murdering his younger sister. Feminists in Pakistan hailed her as a hero, whereas conservatives reviled her and accused her of indecency. She cultivated an outrageous public persona, recently promising to perform a public striptease if the Pakistani cricket team won a major tournament.

Kashmir protests: One more protestor killed, death toll rises to 39

Apprehending fresh trouble, Jammu and Kashmir police raided the offices of at least two newspaper printing presses in the Rangreth Industrial Estate in the outskirts of Srinagar barring them from printing the newspapers. Mobile telephone services in the Valley also remained suspended to prevent any rumour-mongering. Omar Abdullah, a former Chief Minister and working president of opposition National Conference (NC), while commenting on the past week's incidents and the government's response ...

NC GOP delegate: 'We need somebody to shake up Washington'

It's a convention that Trump promises will not be boring. "Whether you like or dislike Trump, it's how the rules were set up, and it's how the election came out", he said . He's got to let the primaries go. She'll be one of about 2,300 alternate delegates from around the country, joining with 2,470 Republican delegates and thousands of visitors and media in the downtown Cleveland area.

India PM calls emergency meeting as Kashmir death toll rises

Wani was the leader of Hizb-ul Mujahideen, a group fighting Indian control of the Muslim-majority region. By noon on Monday, crowds ignored the clampdown and gathered in parts of the main city of Srinagar and other locations. Amid the protests, Indian officials indefinitely suspended an annual Hindu pilgrimage to a mountain cave that draws about half a million people each year.

Kansas City Royals vs. Detroit Tigers - MLB Free Picks 7/16/16

Royals vs Tigers Sunday in Detroit - On Sunday afternoon, Yordano Ventura will try to avoid losing his fourth start in a row when he and the Kansas City Royals go up against Michael Fulmer and the Detroit Tigers. The KC Royals were in the shift, with second baseman Whit Merrifield in shallow right field and shortstop Alcides Escobar playing close to the bag at second base.

Islamic State group claims Nice attacker as a 'soldier'

Islamic State has claimed Mohamed Laouaiej-Bouhlel, the 31 year-old Tunisian who killed 84 people by mowing them down with a refrigerated lorry on July 14, as one of its own. Sivan Kobi, who is on vacation from Los Angeles with her husband, Ari, was in Cannes, across the bay, watching the fireworks when she heard about the attack.

Theresa May to hand out more jobs in first cabinet

Shortly after her meeting with the queen, Ms May gave her first address as prime minister and said the United Kingdom would forge a "bold, new positive role" for itself in the world as it leaves the EU. She accepts the outcome of the referendum and will negotiate the best terms possible with the EU. Secretary of State John Kerry called Johnson to congratulate him and "stressed US support for a sensible and measured approach to the Brexit process", the State Department said.

UK's May removes another Cameron supporter as minister

In his final question and answer session, Cameron said he would "miss the roar of the crowd and the barbs from the opposition" that came with the job. But his calls for a "Big Society" and austerity mantra of "We're all in this together" rang hollow for many Britons, distrustful of his wealthy background and education at Eton College, an elite boarding school west of London .

Police officer placed on leave over Black Lives Matter posts

It's also about the lack of consequences when black lives are taken at the hands of police. "That's is the main focus of it". Irish teacher Sorcha Hackett (32), from Tallaght, said that the stories coming from the U.S. "You are going to try to get that house out". "What's his record? What's this and that?" "I think police brutality has got to stop, as well as brutality against police".

Turnbull secures first election as prime minister

As a fall back, Turnbull spent the past week negotiating the support of independent lawmakers. That prompted opposition leader Bill Shorten to formally concede the race on Sunday, which in turn triggered Turnbull to announce that the coalition had won a second three-year term.

Obama marks anniversary of nuke deal; GOP aims to undermine

Moniz noted that in July 2015, Iran had roughly 19,000 centrifuges installed, and a stockpile equivalent to over 12,000 kg of uranium hexafluoride, some of which had been enriched to almost 20 percent, giving Iran the ability to produce the weapons-grade uranium sufficient for a bomb in two or three months' time.

David Cameron's last hours as United Kingdom prime minister

Although May, former Home Secretary in Cameron's cabinet, supported Britain staying in the bloc, she said earlier this week that "Brexit means Brexit", but stressed the need "to negotiate the best deal for Britain in leaving the European Union".

Hillary Leads Trump In Four Critical Swing States

Her Republican opponent, Donald Trump, calls her "crooked" at virtually every campaign appearance. Trump's proposal to build a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border and to deport 11 million immigrants in the country illegally, along with his coded winks at white supremacist groups, seem to have accelerated that shift: An NBC News/Wall Street Journal poll released Wednesday that otherwise showed Clinton and Trump competing hard found Trump getting zero percent of the black vote in ...

Truck attacker kills dozens in Nice, driver shot dead

Bouhlel's ex-wife was in police custody, Molins said. "We have to demonstrate absolute vigilance", Hollande said in his press conference, adding, "We have to increase. "We also found a driver's card and and a card under his name". "Attacks aren't prepared alone". Yesterday's massacre of pedestrians leaving a fireworks display along the southern city's famed boulevard ended only after police killed the armed attacker in a hail of bullets.

Rocket attacks kill at least 30 in Syria's Aleppo

The city has been the focus of intensified fighting since UN-brokered peace talks and a partial truce brokered by the USA and Russian Federation broke down earlier this year. Jets believed to be Russian or Syrian also rocketed a fuel market in a town in the northwestern province of Idlib, killing at least 10 people and injuring scores, according to a local rescue worker near the site.

Power partially restored on Taiwan as typhoon kills 2

Super typhoon Nepartak made landfall early this morning in Taiwan. Widespread flooding across central and southern China over the past week has killed about 130 people, damaged more than 1.9 million hectares of crops and led to direct economic losses of more than 38 billion yuan ($5.70 billion).

Courthouse Shooter Was Cuffed, Sheriff Says

The tragedy began unfolding about 2:25 p.m. on the third floor of the courthouse, which is next to the sheriff's department and county jail, Bailey confirmed at a Monday press conference. Both had been employed by the court for more than a decade. The injuries suffered by the deputy and the civilian were not considered life-threatening.

At Least 300 Killed In Latest South Sudan Violence

GENEVA • The UN refugee agency urged Hungary yesterday to investigate reports that its forces had beaten asylum seekers and unleashed police dogs on them - and decried a new law allowing irregular migrants to be taken back outside a border fence.

Kerry, Putin talk closer cooperation to save Syria plan

Mr. Kerry met with President Vladimir V. Putin of Russian Federation until 1 a.m. Friday. Later on Friday, after a night at a Moscow hotel, Kerry was to hold more detailed talks with his immediate counterpart Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov.

Tour stage starts with minute's silence after Nice attacks

It was De Gendt's first career stage win in the Tour. There were no kisses, and the usual podium celebrations. But the publicity caravan that precedes the Tour along each stage route will be silent in memory of the terror attack victims.

House passes measure to undermine nuclear accord with Iran

The House passed the "No 2H2O from Iran Act" by 249-176, with support coming nearly exclusively from Republicans, who hold a majority of seats in the chamber. The test violated a United Nations resolution that bars Iran from conducting ballistic missile tests for eight years. Since the deal was signed, Iran has sent almost all of its enriched uranium to other nations, dismantled two thirds of its uranium enrichment centrifuges , dismantled a plutonium nuclear reactor and ...

Boris Johnson, really? World reacts to new UK Foreign Secretary

In December 2015, Johnson upset yet another world leader through his "quirky" humour. In comments addressed to ordinary Britons, she spoke of the "burning injustice" suffered by large sections of society: poor people facing shorter life expectancy; blacks treated more harshly by the criminal justice system; women earning less than men; the mentally ill; and young people struggling to buy homes.

May makes undiplomatic figure top UK diplomat

The new Prime Minister has made Johnson Britain's top diplomat and put him in charge of MI6, the foreign arm of the secret service, despite his outspoken views about other foreign leaders and a series of gaffes overseas. But senior figures in the Kurdish Regional Government welcomed his appointment. Is it too soon to start campaigning for Cher to be the UK's next Prime Minister? Frank-Walter Steinmeier made clear in comments to the Bild am Sonntag newspaper published Thursday that Johnson ...

Paris prosecutor: Ex-wife of Nice terrorist in custody

France's state of emergency , which had been imposed after a horrific terrorist attack in November in which armed suicide bombers killed 130 people in multiple places across Paris-making it the deadliest attack on French soil since World War II-was due to be lifted later this month.

52 injured in airport attack still in hospital

Of the hundreds wounded, 80 are still hospitalized, Istanbul officials said. It said 20 people were still in intensive care. Earlier, Interior Minister Efkan Ala told a press conference in Ankara that 19 foreigners were among those killed in Tuesday's attack, which also injured more than 200 people.

Trump after Nice, France massacre: "Here we go again"

We are in a world war scenario. We're living in a whole different world. That there is no respect for law and order. There is no respect for anything or anybody. The statement would be we know they're in Raqqah. Although no links between the Nice attacker and terrorist groups such as ISIS have been found, the large number of fatalities naturally made this event seem more like a terrorist attack than a simple case of a driver losing his temper and deciding to take his frustrations out on a ...

S. Korea premier pelted with eggs, bottles over missile site

Tension on the Korean peninsula has been high since North Korea conducted its fourth nuclear test in January and followed that with a satellite launch and a string of test launches of various missiles. Among potential sites are Pyeongtaek in Gyeonggi province, Wonju in Gangwon province, Eumseong in South Chungcheong province, Gunsan in North Jeolla province and Chilgok in North Gyeongsang province.

Obama on Dallas: 'Vicious, despicable, calculated attack'

Obama, who is traveling to Spain from the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit in Warsaw , will cut his trip short due to the fatal shooting of five police officers in Dallas Thursday night. Earlier in the week, two black men were killed by officers in other U.S. cities, drawing protests across the nation. Glendening said that while Johnson returned to the USA on the recommendation that he receive an "other than honorable" discharge, he was given an honorable discharge in April 2015, ...

Starbucks Invests in Boutique Italian Bakery

Starbuck, based in Seattle , did not reveal how much it is investing in Princi , but said that the investment team also includes Milan-based Angel Lab and Pekepan Investments . Schultz said, to respect its local heritage. The space, which measures 1400 square meter - ten times the surface of an average Starbucks shop -, was transformed into a roastery-themed giant coffeeshop and branded "R Roastery".