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Parliament questions Eskom's relationship with Gupta-linked Tegeta

Parliament questions Eskom's relationship with Gupta-linked Tegeta

Eskom said it had received a report from the Treasury in April and that it planned to reply to the by the end of September after a board meeting. "The National Treasury would like to categorically state that its efforts have met resistance", it said in a statement.


Crossbow suspect alleged to have killed mother, brothers

Crossbow suspect alleged to have killed mother, brothers

Susan Ryan, Christopher Ryan, and Alexander Ryan were killed. Toronto police spokesman Mark Pugash confirmed the victims were Brett Ryan's mother and brothers. Det. -Sgt. Mike Carbone told reporters Monday he wanted any members of the public who had spoken with the accused between 7:30 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. ET on August 25 to contact police.



Maine governor takes blame for tirade

CNN has reached out to the governor's office for comment and has not yet received a response. Gattine has denied calling the governor a "racist", according to the Portland Press Herald . Legislative leaders in ME are considering holding a special session to censure Republican Governor Paul LePage after a number of controversial issues last week.



Thousands of refugees rescued off Italy

Around 6,500 migrants were saved in the course of approximately 30 hours, from Sunday August 28, 2016 afternoon to Monday August 29, 2016 evening in the Mediterannean. NPR's Lauren Frayer reports that, with migrants being turned back from Greece, many people fleeing Somalia, Eritrea, Nigeria and Libya itself are trying to get to Italy and Spain.


Man Named Vladimir Putin Busted for Trespassing at Grocery Store

Man Named Vladimir Putin Busted for Trespassing at Grocery Store

Vladimir Putin is facing charges for trespassing . CBS12.com reports Publix employees called police after they said a man would not stop yelling at other store employees. Police charged Putin with trespassing after warning and resisting without violence. "Putin" was in court Monday and a judge ordered him to undergo a mental health evaluation.