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Las Vegas gunman's estate could offer rare redress for victims

Added: 18.10.2017 16:23 | 0 views | 0 comments

Victims of mass shootings in the United States often win little or no damages from perpetrators but the Las Vegas massacre may be different because the shooter is thought to have been a wealthy man, lawyers said.

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Nikki Haley pushes UN to follow tougher US stance on Iran

Added: 18.10.2017 15:51 | 0 views | 0 comments

October 19, 2017 3:51 AM
UNITED NATIONS, United States (AFP) - US Ambassador Nikki Haley urged the UN Security Council on Wednesday (Oct 18) to follow in the US footsteps and confront Iran over what she described as its "aggressive, destabilising and unlawful behaviour" in the Middle East.

From: www.straitstimes.com

Reducing power plants' freshwater consumption with new silica filter

Added: 18.10.2017 15:27 | 1 views | 0 comments

Power plants draw more freshwater than any other consumer in the United States, accounting for more than 50 percent of the nation's freshwater use at about 500 billion gallons daily. To help save this water, researchers have developed a new silica filter for power plant cooling waters that decreases the amount of freshwater power plants consume by increasing the number of times cooling tower water can be reused and recycled.

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On Iran, U.S. asks U.N. Security Council: 'Where's the outrage?'

Added: 18.10.2017 15:24 | 0 views | 0 comments

The United States accused Iran on Wednesday of violating several United Nations Security Council resolutions, saying it would no longer "turn a blind eye" and asking the 15-member council of Tehran's behavior: "where's the outrage?"

From: feeds.reuters.com

Reducing power plants' freshwater consumption with new silica filter

Added: 18.10.2017 15:23 | 0 views | 0 comments

Power plants draw more freshwater than any other consumer in the United States, accounting for more than 50 percent of the nation's freshwater use at about 500 billion gallons daily. To help save this water, researchers have developed a new silica filter for power plant cooling waters that decreases the amount of freshwater power plants consume by increasing the number of times cooling tower water can be reused and recycled.

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Hillary Clinton says US threats of war with North Korea are 'dangerous and short-sighted'

Added: 18.10.2017 15:22 | 0 views | 0 comments

HILLARY Clinton has declared that "cavalier" threats to start war on the Korean peninsula were "dangerous and short-sighted", urging the United States to get all parties to the negotiating table.

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Stock market crash inevitable, financial historian says

Added: 18.10.2017 15:18 | 0 views | 0 comments

A market crash similar to the infamous Black Monday crash in 1987 -- in which stocks around the world plummeted, and the Dow Jones Industrial Complex fell by more than 500 points -- could be in the United States’ future, financial historian John Steele Gordon warned.

From: feeds.foxbusiness.com

At Mississippi school: Goodbye, Confederacy. Hello, Obama

Added: 18.10.2017 15:12 | 1 views | 0 comments

A Mississippi school is shedding the name of the Confederacy's only president and will instead be named for the first African-American president of the United States.

From: feeds.foxnews.com

'It's all gone': Hurricane-ravaged Dominica fighting to survive

Added: 18.10.2017 14:00 | 1 views | 0 comments

Many countries, including the United States, have suffered in this year’s brutal hurricane season. But the one with the highest death toll per capita was Dominica.

From: abcnews.go.com

Gymnast McKayla Maroney Says Team Doctor Molested Her in #MeToo Post

Added: 18.10.2017 12:51 | 0 views | 0 comments

Olympic gold medalist McKayla Maroney opened up in an Instagram post on Wednesday about being molested by Dr. Larry Nassar, who is accused of sexually assaulting more than 100 patients while serving as the United States Gymnastics team doctor, according to NBC News. Maroney, a member of the Fierce Five squad that competed in the 2012 London games, said she was inspired by the courage other women were displaying all week under the "Me Too" campaign in response to the Harvey Weinstein scandal. "Everyone's words over the past few days have been so inspiring to me. I know how hard it is to speak publicly about something so horrible, and so personal, because it's happened to me too," Maroney...

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