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Suspect police say drove over protesters at Virginia rally is from Maumee

Suspect police say drove over protesters at Virginia rally is from Maumee

Charlottesville Police have identified the suspect authorities say plowed into a group of counter-protesters against a white nationalist rally in Virginia as James Alex Fields Jr . The crash on a downtown pedestrian mall Saturday left a 32-year-old woman dead and sent 19 others to a local hospital, five of them in critical condition.


N.Korea lashes back after Trump's latest warning

N.Korea lashes back after Trump's latest warning

He also warned its leader Kim Jong-un that he hoped the dictator would find another path. I mean, his rhetoric might make Kim Jong Un think that he needs to strike first. The missiles are created to carry nuclear weapons but it is not clear if the North has warheads small enough to fit on them, or the technology to bring them back to earth in one piece.



Bomber fleet zeroes in on North Korea launch sites

Mr Trump and North Korea have been exchanging hostile rhetoric, with the USA president threatening to rain " fire and fury " on the North. The Pentagon immediately rejected the joint Russian-Chinese proposals, which came as Donald Trump warned United States forces are '"locked and loaded" for military action against the North.


Perseid meteor shower lights up the night sky

Perseid meteor shower lights up the night sky

We usually see more meteors overnight after 2am, but the moon, which rises a little before midnight, will be bright and drown out the fainter meteors. Observers were advised to look in the opposite direction in order to best observe the space rubble flying for longer, away from the bright light of the waning gibbous moon.


Heavy monsoon rains expected in Assam, Bihar, Uttar Pradesh on Aug 12

Heavy monsoon rains expected in Assam, Bihar, Uttar Pradesh on Aug 12

In eastern Assam's Tinsukia district, authorities ordered 225 schools to remain shut as the situation worsened. Around 1 lakh hectares of cropland has also been submerged. While seven of the 12 affected areas were already repaired and the lines certified for train running at controlled speed, in four sections train running are suspended till the situation improves.


Major blast kills 15 in capital of Pakistan's Balochistan province

Major blast kills 15 in capital of Pakistan's Balochistan province

The army truck was passing by Quetta's Pishin Stop area of the city when it was targeted by the explosion. In August a year ago, at least 74 people were killed in a suicide attack on the city's Civil Hospital, while another 60 were killed in an attack on a police academy two months later.