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Obama plans to create world's largest marine protected area

New satellite technology allows scientists and researchers to "see" the topography of the seafloor and can track individual animals, such as whales and seals, providing a better understanding of foraging and migration patterns. "The only votes taken on this proposal, at the local and state level, have demonstrated opposition from Mainers", Utah Republican Rep. Rob Bishop said of the new ME monument .


Which USA Basketball Players Belong On 2020 Roster?

Which USA Basketball Players Belong On 2020 Roster?

When the duo resumed battle on the Rio hardwood it was the Eastern Europeans that began the brighter, with their aggressive defensive pressure throwing their much-fancied opponents off kilter. Taurasi extended her record-setting pace from the three-point line. No matter what happens in Tokyo, however, today the American men's basketball team added another gold to the United States' gold count - a nice addition as the Olympics wrap up on their final day.



New Zealand opt to bowl, van Zyl replaces Elgar

Replays showed he got a faint inside edge. Left-hander De Kock had been sent up the batting order after Dean Elgar suffered a freak ankle injury on the eve of the test , and he punished the loose balls as he cracked 10 fours on his way to 50.



5 per cent violent population causing trouble: Mehbooba Mufti

On the second day of his visit, Mr. Singh held detailed discussions on the security situation with Jammu & Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti and also reviewed progress on development projects. Jammu and Kashmir Police have "not acted and the alleged troublemakers are roaming about free", the source said, adding that the Chief Minister was being pressurized to crack down on them.


Quake funeral underway; bishop urges courage

Quake funeral underway; bishop urges courage

An official funeral was held for 35 of the Arquata dead, in the provincial capital of Ascoli Piceno , in the Marche region. On Friday, three more bodies were pulled from the rubble in Amatrice, bringing the death toll there to 221. 27, 2016. With families unable to remain in the houses in Amatrice that were damaged but still standing, two persons were detained Saturday for suspected looting, the mayor said.


King: 'Happy to hear' Trump clarify immigration policy

King: 'Happy to hear' Trump clarify immigration policy

We had the RNC in yesterday. Since being formally nominated at the July GOP convention, Mr. Trump has bloviated from controversy to controversy . " They engage with opinion leaders in that community and they talk not only to the opinion leaders but they with leaders in the communities that have significant constituencies, like the NAACP and Urban League".