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Spokesman offers few clues on Trump's pipeline stance

The American Petroleum Institute represents the US oil and natural gas industry, and the MAIN Coalition is made up of agriculture, business and labor entities that benefit from Midwest infrastructure projects. Industry supporters and leaders say that the pipelines will be protected from possible damage and leaks, providing a safe transfer of oil. They might have been 1,700 miles away from the action, but students at Brookdale College were eager to show their support for the Standing Rock ...


AIADMK urges Sasikala to take over party reins

AIADMK urges Sasikala to take over party reins

In a press statement on Sunday, Thambidurai said Chinnamma (Sasikalaa) has the ability and experience to lead the party. "Hence, with folded hands, the entire party cadre and I, plead with Chinnamma to wholeheartedly accept our request to take the reins of the AIADMK party and to lead from the front, for the sake of 1.5 crore partymen and to protect Tamil Nadu", he urged.



Rugby sevens: New Zealand handed semifinal defeat by hosts South Africa

England, without a tournament win since Tokyo in April 2015, rallied and McConnochie went over to restore its lead. The English team continued to spread the ball and Dan Norton bursts into space on the right to put them into the lead. "We trained so hard over the summer and this moment makes it all worth it". Although disappointed not to make the final, the Kiwis' 14-7 semifinal defeat to South Africa was a stark improvement on the 40-point hammering it received last weekend.



Saints seek rushing resurgence against Buccaneers

With the Saints driving for a potential game-winning touchdown, Bucs safety Keith Tandy picked off Drew Brees with 57 seconds left to seal Sunday's defensively-charged showdown. Penalties were a problem the entire half for the Saints as they were whistled for eight penalties costing them 59 yards. When the offense started moving the ball, they turned it over or had to settle for a field goal.


Delhi:Police, IT department raid law firm; recovers cash in old,new currency

Delhi:Police, IT department raid law firm; recovers cash in old,new currency

After the raid, police notified income tax authorities and transferred the money to them. The search was carried out last night in which an amount of about 13.5 crore rupees was seized. New Rs 2,000 currency notes worth Rs 10 lakh were seized from Islampur village on Sohna Road in Gurugram. "We have also recovered two currency counting machines".



Dylann Roof allowed to hire lawyers back, for now

He agreed to allow Roof's parents, grandmother and grandfather, who is a lawyer, to be in the courtroom for the trial even though they are potential witnesses. Roof has elected to stage his own defense, over the judge's strenuous objection. "Roof also faces federal weapons charges". According to the Post and Courier , some could be seen talking on their phones, and others chatted with one another as they walked into the historic church known in the city as "Mother Emanuel".