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Louvre museum, Paris, France
2019-07-17, The Independent
The Louvre museum in Paris has ended its public association with the Sackler family, which has been tied to the opioid crisis in the United States. According to The...
File - This photograph depicts a dorsal view of a female “lone star tick”, Amblyomma americanum. An ixodid or “hard” tick, A. americanum is found through the eastern and south-central states and can transmit disease agents that affect humans, dogs, goats, and white-tailed deer.
2019-07-16, The Independent
US lawmakers have voted to demand the Pentagon discloses whether it conducted experiments to “weaponise” disease-carrying ticks – and whether any such insects...
China.dot.org: Members of the new Greek parliament are sworn in at the Hellenic Parliament in Athens, Greece, on July 17, 2019. [Photo/Xinhua] The 300 deputies of the 18th session of the Greek Parliament, elected from the July 7 general elections,...
Voa News: U.S. PresidentDonald Trump's decision to block the sale of the advanced F-35 jet to Turkey means Ankara may look elsewhere to replace its aging air force. Trump's veto in response to Turkey’s acquisition of Russian missiles could prompt Ankara to turn to...
Irish Independent: John Hermse and Viktoria Dendrinou July 18 2019 2:30 AM 0 Comments Dutch seek backing to send Dijsselbloem to IMFIndependent.ieThe Dutch government is campaigning for former finance minister Jeroen Dijsselbloem to be the next managing director of the...
NBC News: More than 4,000 people have signed a petition urging authorities to drop charges against the man who was at the wheel of an Athens Independent School District bus when it was struck by a freight train in...PhotoCredit: NBC 5News ......
Daily Freeman: The following items are based on information provided by officials in law enforcement and the criminal justice system:AthensDWI: Joseph Apuzzi, 27, of Catskill, was arrested by state police at Coxsackie at 11:18 p.m. Tuesday, July 16, on Willow BrookFarm...
Decatur Daily: ELKMONT — Limestone authorities arrested three people Monday at an Elkmont business and charged a pregnant woman with chemical endangerment of a child. The Limestone Sheriff’s Office said Tamara Lyn...
The Independent: TwelveIsraelis have been detained in Cyprus after a 19-year-old British woman alleged she had been raped in the resort town of Ayia Napa, police said. It is unclear how many suspects are implicated in the case, according to a police official who spoke on...
Tyler Morning Telegraph: ATHENS — A Mabank woman accused of murdering her two children has pleaded guilty to capital murder and was sentenced to life in prison without parole. Sarah Henderson, 31, appeared Wednesday afternoon in the 392nd District Court of JudgeScott McKee in...
Athens Daily Review: Athens High SchoolFootballSeason is rapidly approaching and 2018 season ticket holders will have the opportunity to renew their seats for the 2019 football season before...
The Athens Messenger: COLUMBUSOhio would cut personal income taxes by 4 percent, raise the age for buying tobacco products to 21 and direct $550 million for educational wraparound services such as mental health counseling under the state budget that lawmakers belatedly sent to...
Atlanta Journal: HOOVER, ALA. — A pair of Alabama players said Georgia was the toughest team they played last season, even though the record books reflect Clemson was the College Football Playoff champions. “I sure as hell don’t want to play them...
Scottsbluff StarHerald: The weekly fishing report as compiled for the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department for July 17 and also available on the internet at http://www.txfishing.com : CENTRAL AUSTIN: Water stained; 82-88 degrees; 0.74 feet low. Black bass are fair on shakyheads, Texas...
The Polk County Standard Journal: The public is invited to come take part in a session starting on Thursday afternoon to provide information on gangs operating in the local community and throughout the country. Officials from...
Olean Times Herald: BC-Texas FishingReport,4252 Texas Fishing Report Eds: Not for use online. Texas Fishing Report By J.P. GREESON For The Associated Press The weekly fishing report as compiled for the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department for July 17 and also available on the...