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New Mexico unemployment rate drops to 6.3 percent in July

That's the second-biggest gain since June 2015, but a slowdown from last month, when the state had an increase of 15,600 jobs over the year, according to revised figures. Education and health care services grew the fastest at 4.2 percent. Private industries with the most growth year over year were professional and business services, up 5,026 and leisure and hospitality , up 4,365. Read More »

NAB asks SBP for Dar, family's bank account details


On July 28, a five-member bench of the Supreme Court disqualified Sharif from office following a Joint Investigation Team (JIT) probe that exposed illegal family wealth stashed overseas. "Sharif will only decide whether or not to appear before the NAB after receiving the summons", Senator Pervaiz Rashid told PTI. "Dar faces allegations of assets beyond known source of income". Read More »

USA to Launch NK Invasion Drill During Solar Eclipse

South Korea's top military officer nominee said Friday that he was not considering the scaling-down of the joint war games with the United States as a way of diplomatic negotiations in resolving the nuclear issue on the Korean Peninsula. Read More »

North Korea to UN: Nuclear program non-negotiable

The annual Ulchi-Freedom Guardian military exercises starting Monday routinely spark condemnation from North Korea, and this year is no different. The North's spokesperson for the Consultative Council for National Reconciliation (CCNR) also issued a statement on Thursday to "denounce" the South Korean government "for going reckless while calling for tightened South Korea - U.S. Read More »

British TV Presenter Bruce Forsyth Dies Aged 89


Strictly Come Dancing's Sir Bruce Forysth has died aged 89 . And again with Strictly Come Dancing judge Bruno Tonioli. "We'll miss him so much". Perhaps the closest we have produced to the great Sammy Davis Jr, he was at once singer, comedian, dancer and game show host, rolled into the same, lanky, lantern-jawed frame who lit up countless lives with easygoing style. Read More »

South African conservationist Wayne Lotter shot and killed in Tanzania


A man then shot him while he was still in the vehicle. Police say the fact that luggage and his wallet was left behind suggests that robbery was not a motive and that a price could have been put on his head. My heart goes out to Krissie [Clark, PAMS co-founder], his family, and all who have been privileged to know and work with him'. Wayne Lotter, a 51-year-old South African, was in a taxi in Dar es Salaam when it was stopped by another vehicle. Read More »

Kulsoom Nawaz heads to London skipping ECP's scrutiny for NA-120


On the other hand, ECP officials say that personal appearance of the candidate is not mandatory for scrutiny of the papers, instead, the candidate can sent someone with his/her authority letter. The Election Commission will issue final list of Candidates on August 26. The ECP on Thursday approved nomination papers of former prime minister Nawaz Sharif's wife and rejected all the objections made on her nomination. Read More »

Patty Jenkins close to signing historic deal for 'Wonder Woman 2'


In a stunning oversight, Warner Bros . did not lock Jenkins down with a contract when she signed on for Wonder Woman , which meant the director had all the bargaining chips when it came to negotiating her return. Wonder Woman has established itself as one of the (rare) blockbusters this summer to have been at the height of the expectations placed in him in terms of score at the u.s. Read More »

Pelosi Backs Resolution to Censure Trump for Charlottesville Comments


Sen. Lindsey Graham says President Donald Trump's comments about the violence in Charlottesville, Virginia, are dividing Americans instead of healing them. Trump did not explicitly condemn white supremacists in his initial remarks after the rally on Saturday, instead lamenting the violence as coming from "many sides". Read More »

Amit Shah reaches Bhopal on 3-day visit to Madhya Pradesh


This needs to be ramped up to 5 lakh and 4.40 lakh respectively by the time Shah visits state next time. Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan and Bhopal Mayor Alok Sharma were present as Shah unveiled the statue near the city's Lal Ghati square. Read More »

Assange Meets Rep. Rohrabacher, Vows to Prove Leaks Didn't Come From Russia


Pressed for more detail on the source of the documents, Rohrabacher said he had information to share privately with President Donald TrumpDonald John TrumpIntel CEO becomes third exec to leave Trump council after Charlottesville Rupert Murdoch urged Trump to fire Bannon: report Protesters descend on Trump Tower as president returns home MORE. Read More »

Sierra Leone Mudslide: Death Toll Rises To Over 400


The disaster began on Monday when heavy rains hit the city and the partial collapse of a hillside triggered mudslides, engulfing homes and wreaking destruction. The Red Cross said in total, approximately 600 people are missing. Burials and rescue efforts pressed on amid the threat of further disaster. "The topography of this area is not easily accessible, but as military, we continue to make headway", said Colonel Abu Bakarr Bah, who is leading a search team. Read More »

Cloudflare terminates service to Daily Stormer


SLP says hate groups have beliefs or practices that attack or malign an entire class of people, typically for their immutable characteristics. Prince and Cloudfare had been stubborn about remaining content-neutral - long an ideal of the libertarian Silicon Valley crowd, but a policy that opened them up to criticism that they were enabling hate speech and harassment. Read More »

Karti Chidambaram asked to appear before CBI on August 23


The case relates to grant of Foreign Investment Promotion Board (FIPB) approval to one INX Media in 2007 when his father P Chidambaram was Finance Minister. Today, Karti told the court that the Supreme Court's statement that he had never appeared before the CBI had dented his and his family's reputation. Read More »

Can Rugby Championship, Bledisloe Cup revive the All Blacks?


The Aussies haven't won the revered trophy in 15 years and haven't beaten New Zealand since 2015. "The third thing that makes the really unsafe is their desire to try to help Australian rugby and at the moment it has a bit of a cloud over it and they haven't won the Bledisloe in a long time". Read More »

Several People Stabbed in Finnish City of Turku


The country's president, Sauli Niinisto, visited Turku later Friday and condemned what he called a "shocking and cowardly act". Images on social media showed at least one body - that had been covered - laying on the ground. Turku lies on Finland's southwest coast about 160 km (100 miles) west of the capital Helsinki . Earlier today, Finland's Security Intelligence Service (Supo) said it would not raise the country's terror threat level from "elevated" following yesterday's attack ... Read More »

KAZ Minerals (LON:KAZ) Analyst Target Prices


Therefore 64% are positive. The assumption behind the indicator is that investment instruments move in cycles with highs and lows coming at certain periodic intervals. Peel Hunt reiterated a buy rating and set a GBX 1,185 ($15.38) price target on shares of Vitec Group plc in a report on Friday, August 11th. As per Thursday, March 16, the company rating was maintained by N+1 Singer. Read More »

Short on friends, Trump's White House councils start to unravel


That prompted business leaders to quit his manufacturing and policy councils, and drew criticism from the bosses of other large USA firms including Apple and JP Morgan. Trump established his infrastructure council by signing the "Presidential Executive Order Establishing a Presidential Advisory Council on Infrastructure" on July 19 . Read More »

Grace Mugabe on the watch following assault charges


South Africa's main opposition party, the Democratic Alliance, also demanded Mugabe's arrest. However, local legal experts insist she is not eligible for this special status for foreigners who are on state business overseas, as she was in South Africa attending to a private matter when the incident occurred. Read More »

Student safety a concern as Volusia, Flagler schools empty during solar eclipse


Tucker said, "Students will forever remember watching the eclipse with their classmates and friends, and the Eclipse Fair will teach a respect and appreciation for planetary science". "They're just curious", she said. The Eclipse Shades lenses are made of an exclusive scratch-resistant, optical density 5 Black Polymer material that filters out 100 percent of harmful ultraviolet and infrared light and 99.999 percent of intense visible light, Dunn said. Read More »

Maryland's GOP Governor Calls For Removal Of Statue Recalling Slavery


Baltimore's then-mayor, George William Brown, in later opposing a retirement age for judges in 1867, declared "It was the sublimest sight of his life when he saw Judge Taney when over the age of 80 years he made the decision in the Merryman case sustaining the writ of habeas corpus in the midst of armed men and then sending to the President and telling him to perform his oath". Read More »

Lafayette man on anniversary trip missing after deadly attack in Barcelona


Police evacuated. her from the area". Thursday's van attack in Barcelona killed at least 13 people , and one woman was killed early Friday in Cambrils when a auto plowed into pedestrians there. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Friday confirmed an American died in the attack that killed 13. "You never in a million years think terrorism will hurt your family", Steinburg wrote on her Facebook page Friday. Read More »

Powerball jackpot at $535 million, 5th largest of all time


With the stakes high, many locals are testing their luck for Saturday night's draw. For those feeling lucky and wanting to take their chances on the record jackpot, a Powerball tip is available on until 3am (BST) on Sunday. Powerball is a multi-state jackpot game. The jackpot initially rolled to $510 million annuity or $324.2 million in cash after Wednesday's drawing produced no big winners (although a Luzerne County Powerball with Power Play ticket produced one $150,000 ... Read More »

Bodies of 3 children found in Clinton home; police investigate as homicide


That work is being done in concert with the office of State's Attorney Angela Alsobrooks, who took the opportunity to speak on behalf of county residents, saying, "We are absolutely heartbroken and we are so absolutely devastated". Patel says police were called there about 7:35 a.m. "We have officers who arrived on scene". 'This is one of the the most hard scenes that our officers arrived on, ' Donelan said, adding that the neighborhood where the children were found was quiet. Read More »