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Calgary included on 2026 FIFA World Cup host city long list

Calgary included on 2026 FIFA World Cup host city long list

A stadium must seat at least 40,000 for group stage matches and 80,000 for the opening and final matches. The USSF will release a shorter list of potential venues in September after discussion with local leaders and stadium authorities, according to the news release.


Anticipated Trump Executive Order Places Infrastructure in Flood's Way

Anticipated Trump Executive Order Places Infrastructure in Flood's Way

The Obama-era standard required that builders factor in scientific projections for increased flooding and ensure projects can withstand rising sea levels and stronger downpours. Rafael Lemaitre, former director of public affairs at FEMA who worked on the Obama-era order, said Trump is undoing "the most significant action taken in a generation" to safeguard USA infrastructure.


Chinese troops attempt to cross LAC at Ladakh, stopped by Indian Army

Chinese troops attempt to cross LAC at Ladakh, stopped by Indian Army

Officials in the Army in South Block refused to say anything with all the questions soliciting a crisp reply-"No comments". According to sources, there were heated exchange of words and a stand-off between the troops from both sides continued for more than an hour, during which stone-pelting was also reported.


Missing Alabama Woman Found Alive in the Woods

Missing Alabama Woman Found Alive in the Woods

Well prior to her going missing , police discovered that Theris was with two men who broke into a hunting lodge in Midway before she disappeared. Theris, from the town of Louisville , told authorities she survived by eating berries and mushrooms, and by drinking water out of a brook.


Former Iowan living in Guam says tensions have eased

Former Iowan living in Guam says tensions have eased

The agency also reported that the commander of the secretive country's strategic force was awaiting instructions "after rounding off the preparations for the enveloping fire at Guam ". Kim was seen holding a baton and pointing at a map reading " Strategic Force's Firing Strike Plan", which showed a flight path for the missiles appearing to start from North Korea's east coast, then flying over Japan and ending near Guam, as Pyongyang announced last week.


Vandal sought after Lincoln Memorial spray painted

Vandal sought after Lincoln Memorial spray painted

The targeting of the Lincoln Memorial is curious, however, since the nation's 16th president, Abraham Lincoln, is the man who many credit with leading the United States out of the dark era of slavery. The vandal's scribblings appeared to to refer to various conspiracy theories. During the height of the summer travel season in Washington , D.C., visitors traveling to the Lincoln Memorial noticed something unusual.