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by | July 13, 2018 | 01:16

According to the Guinness World Records, when the nails on his left hand were last measured, they were 909.6cm long in total, which is about the same length as a London bus! They flew Chillal from Pune to NY to cut his nails and memorialise them forever in the museum.The museum will host a "nail clipping ceremony" today where Chillal's nails will be cut.

by | July 13, 2018 | 02:29

If those parents were able to prove a familial bond with their child using a birth certificate or official documentation, they argued, there should be no hold-up in the reunification process. The policy that triggered the separations was clear enough: prosecute everyone who crosses the border illegally, which meant taking away the kids, who can not be put in criminal detention with adults.

by | July 13, 2018 | 02:18

Trump tweeted on Thursday alongside a copy of the letter, dated July 6. And even as Trump released Kim's note, the US was asking the U.N. Security Council to punish North Korea after finding that Pyongyang had violated restrictions on refined oil imports.

by | July 13, 2018 | 01:00

Republican and Democratic lawmakers openly yelled at one another as House Judiciary Committee Chairman Robert Goodlatte said Strzok needed to answer GOP questions and suggested they might recess the hearing and hold him in contempt. Strzok again stated he could not answer and Goodlatte said the Committee would consider a contempt citation. Khan said Hillary Clinton , by contrast, "called [his] son the best of America".

by | July 13, 2018 | 01:58

Dr. Claudia Major, a researcher at the German Institute for International Security affairs, said that Germany , in particular, does more for the alliance than spend on its own defense, including deploying troops to Afghanistan, "and eventually, two percent is an arbitrary measurement that does not say much about efficiency and output".

by | July 12, 2018 | 06:12

But shadow global trade secretary Barry Gardiner told the programme "it is absolutely not our policy" to have a second referendum. Hunt had been health secretary, and is a leading government backer of a compromise " soft Brexit ". Bradley said that the Brexit plan agreed by the Cabinet last week at Chequers would damage the UK's opportunities to develop global trade and be "an outward-looking nation in control of our own destiny" following Brexit.

by | July 12, 2018 | 03:35

Waistcoats have been flying out of the shops. Hundreds of fans add to the surroundings, amidst the cooling temperature of the evening. The Croatia defender set up the equalizer in the second half and then saved a likely goal by clearing a shot off the line in the first half of extra time.

by | July 12, 2018 | 05:03

A trap was then set a couple of weeks ago near Katherine River - and the crocodile, dubbed "big fella" , swam right into it. According to Reuters , the male crocodile, estimated to be 60 years old, weighs more than 1,300 lbs. This year, 190 have been captured. The 4.7m beast was found in a trap downstream from the northern outback town of Katherine after first being spotted in 2010.

by | July 12, 2018 | 04:35

The UK Information Commissioner's Office on Tuesday announced a preliminary fine of 500,000 pounds ($664,000) after finding the social-media giant had failed to protect user data and wasn't transparent about how the user data was obtained by others.

by | July 12, 2018 | 04:26

Metropolitan Police Assistant Commissioner Neil Basu, the UK's most senior counter-terrorism office, said Ms Sturgess and Mr Rowley were the only people to have presented with confirmed symptoms of Novichok exposure since the attack on the Skripals and the subsequent illness of police officer Nick Bailey are he too came into contact with the substance.

by | July 12, 2018 | 04:27

Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit, she was pressed about the impact her Catholic religious beliefs have on her decisions. Kavanaugh then clerked for appellate judges Walter Stapleton and Alex Kozinski before clerking for Justice Kennedy - whose seat Kavanaugh would take if confirmed.

by | July 12, 2018 | 03:34

Theresa May is fervently hoping her welcome will keep Trump's loyalties focused on the former. "If the president wants to do something, we'll make it possible". Protestors will be on standby to race to one of Trump's two golf resorts in Scotland in case he visits. "I think it is very embarrassing, embarrassing for the protesters", said 21-year-old US student Drew Liquerman who is studying at Scotland's St Andrews University.

by | July 12, 2018 | 03:03

Her husband, Howard Durdle , informed PayPal of her death last month. According to a report by The Next Web , Lindsay Durdle's widower Howard Durdle wrote about the ordeal on Facebook and Twitter. " We are urgently looking into this matter, and are in direct contact with Mr. Durdle to support him ". According to the BBC , Paypal staff told Durdle that this was not supposed to happen, that it was either the result of a bug, bad template, or human error, and written off the debt in ...

by | July 12, 2018 | 03:04

She added that unlike many other European Union countries, Greece did not expel any Russian diplomats following the poisoning of an ex-Russian spy in Britain, which London blamed on Moscow. They also said that any retaliatory measures that Moscow might take would be useless. The row has put the Greek government in conflict with President Putin.

by | July 12, 2018 | 02:20

Israel says it has not taken sides in the Syrian civil war, but has bombed targets repeatedly in the war-torn country, typically weapons transfers to Hezbollah, a Lebanese militant group and regional rival, and sites affiliated with Iran. Russian-backed government forces have advanced in southwest Syria and are on course to reach Quneitra, a rebel-held district abutting the Golan Heights frontier with Israel.

by | July 12, 2018 | 03:51

But you have a great team and it will be a really hard game. "So we should not be surprised that Croatia are in the semi-finals given the quality of the players". A first-half own goal from Oghenekaro Etebo set them on their way and captain Luka Modric sealed victory from the penalty spot with 19 minutes left.

by | July 12, 2018 | 02:42

Irizarry is shown in the video wearing a sleeveless shirt that is made to look like the Puerto Rican flag, and has the name of the USA territory printed on it. As Mia's video went viral, Forest Preserves informed the public that the officer who failed to protect Mia is under investigation and now on desk duty.

by | July 12, 2018 | 02:39

A public hearing is scheduled for August 20-23. The trade confrontation between Washington and Beijing has been escalating for months, despite Trump's repeated statements that he has a good relationship with China's President Xi Jinping.

by | July 12, 2018 | 03:24

Alluding to Trump's comments about Germany, Kerry also said that "European energy security is an important topic for allies to discuss, even when they disagree". Germans wouldn't agree with that. Washington spent 3.6 per cent a year ago. They got rid of their coal plants, they got rid of their nuclear, they're getting so much of their oil and gas from Russian Federation.

by | July 12, 2018 | 02:52

According to the pharmaceutical company, the state obtained their drug illegally, and Alvogen wants that drug returned to them. Scott Raymond Dozier appears in a photo provided by the Nevada Department of Corrections, July 11, 2018. The lawsuit is the second legal challenge to an execution by a drug company in the U.S. Fentanyl, a synthetic opioid well known for its role in the opioid epidemic, has "never been used in an execution before".

by | July 11, 2018 | 05:04

Wade , the landmark Supreme Court decision that is viewed as a top target by many conservative judicial activists. Loeb is co-directing it with Cathy Allyn. "I found out later she was our electrician". "We were told we were rejected due to our content, even though it will be a PG-rated film", Loeb said .

by | July 11, 2018 | 05:59

Prosecutors in Istanbul issued arrest warrants for 271 soldiers, 122 of whom are still on active duty, as part of a probe into followers of US-based Muslim cleric Fethullah Gulen in the Turkish armed forces, news agency Anadolu reported. The decree has also dismissed a certain number of employees of the Turkish Justice Ministry (1,051), the Education Ministry (658), the Directorate of Religious Affairs (240), the Foreign Ministry (38) and state universities (199).

by | July 11, 2018 | 05:36

In the USA, the service will be trialing a short preview of verified news articles in the initial hours of news stories breaking, so that you can quickly learn the context behind the event and click through for more detailed information. So YouTube aims to short-circuit the misinformation loop with text stories that can quickly provide more accurate information. YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki previously announced plans to roll out the feature .

by | July 11, 2018 | 04:38

Britain's foreign secretary, Boris Johnson , announced his resignation shortly after. One take is that Davis leaving clears the way for a softer Brexit and that might be the right call but something has been brewing before this latest whipsaw.

by | July 11, 2018 | 04:39

Kommersant's sources in the USA government say Washington is ready to incorporate these sentiments into a joint statement at the summit, but the White House wants a declaration (either in a separate document or a verbal statement) that the United States is concerned about Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election, and the Trump administration wants a guarantee that Moscow won't meddle again.

by | July 11, 2018 | 03:56

Trinidad's 53-year-old wife was hospitalized with serious injuries. Audie Trinidad, 61, and their daughters - Kaitlyn, 20, Danna, 17, and 13-year-old twins Allison and Melissa -were killed on a DE highway in their minivan when a pickup truck going the opposite direction crossed over the median and slammed into their vehicle, ABC News 7 reported.

by | July 11, 2018 | 04:18

The two men, Dwight Hammond and his son, Steven, were convicted in 2012 for setting fire to federal lands where they held grazing rights for their cattle. During the siege that gripped the nation in early 2016, one of the armed ranchers was shot dead by police while trying to drive to a nearby public meeting.

by | July 11, 2018 | 03:03

High-level talks between the two countries starting in May failed to deliver a breakthrough to head off a trade war. "As in the past, the United States is willing to engage in efforts that could lead to a resolution of our concerns about China's unfair trade practices and to China opening its market to USA goods and services", he said.

by | July 11, 2018 | 03:15

Rodriguez was released from the hospital Thursday. Rodriguez, who doesn't understand English and is a legal U.S. resident, said he doesn't understand why the mob attacked him. "She was yelling at him, 'Go back to your country, ' or 'Go back to Mexico, '" Borjas told the Times. "That's not true. In the years I have been alive I have never offended anyone", Rodriguez continues, also denying bumping into the girl, as some media outlets reported.

by | July 11, 2018 | 03:33

Wiltshire Police tweeted on Monday (Tuesday NZ Time) that the vehicle was being "safely" removed and reminded the public that the risk of contamination with the agent was low. Davies reiterated earlier advice that the "threat to the public is unchanged" and remains low and said that people could continue to use the areas that were cleaned and released back to the public.

by | July 11, 2018 | 03:42

She thanked "all those people that have supported Liu Xiaobo" and "strongly asked" the Chinese government to release the dissident, who died a year ago of liver cancer while on medical parole from an 11-year sentence for "subversion". "It would be most callous of the Chinese authorities to use Liu Xia's relatives to put pressure on Liu Xia to prevent her from speaking out in future".

by | July 11, 2018 | 01:59

It's not a bad thing, I've said that many times". "Certainly, the president has been very plainspoken about asking our allies to do more", Hutchison said from Brussels , noting that other former presidents, including Bill Clinton, George W.

by | July 11, 2018 | 01:27

Lina Ortega. Looking for news you can trust? But reuniting the remainder has proved to be a much tougher task for Justice and immigration officials, who for months separated migrant families at the U.S-Mexico border under the Trump administration's "zero-tolerance" policy .

by | July 11, 2018 | 01:06

The Federalist Society does not take legal or policy positions, and members regularly debate the proper approach to health care policy, taxes and other issues, wrote Jonathan Adler, a society member and law professor at Case Western University, for The Washington Post past year.

by | July 11, 2018 | 01:53

Narongsak Osatanakorn, who is in charge of the rescue effort. The dramatic and unsafe rescue at the Tham Luang cave in the northern province of Chiang Rai was launched on Sunday and four boys were brought out that day. Some are not even strong swimmers, and have had to learn to dive in conditions that claimed the life of a former Thai Navy SEAL on Friday. The rescue began on Sunday.