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West Virginia inmate who escaped in disguise captured in Texas

West Virginia inmate who escaped in disguise captured in Texas

South Central Regional Jail officials say Boyes was discovered missing during a formal head count at 7 P.M. on Thursday, and began an investigation into his escape , but Boyes wasn't reported missing to West Virginia State Police until 12:40 A.M.


High Wind Watch, Flash Flood Watch Sunday into Monday

High Wind Watch, Flash Flood Watch Sunday into Monday

Forget yesterday's news. Get what you need today in this early-morning email. The region, particularly northwestern CT, may experience moderate to heavy rain of about 2 to 4 inches on Sunday as a "rapidly-intensifying cyclone" tracks from just off the Carolina coast to near New York City, the service says.


Shame to see Congress joining voice for 'Kashmir azadi': PM slams Chidambaram

Shame to see Congress joining voice for 'Kashmir azadi': PM slams Chidambaram

Chidambaram said that when the Kashmiri people ask for " Azadi ", majority want autonomy and thus the government should examine the question. "Why are Congress leaders lending their voice to those who want Azaadi in Kashmir?" "The demand in Kashmir is to respect in letter and spirit Article 370 and that means they want greater autonomy".


In 2015-16, regional parties income was Rs 221.48 cr

In 2015-16, regional parties income was Rs 221.48 cr

Sikkim Krantikari Morcha (SKM) was the first party to submit, on 11th June, 2016 while Delhi's ruling party AAP was the last to submit its report on 13th July, 2017, 254 days after passing of the due date. The DMK has the highest income of Rs 77.63 crores and spent only Rs 6.90 crores. JD (U) earned about Rs 6.5 crore in that fiscal and spent about Rs 23.5 crore, 256% higher.


NM senators oppose proposal to increase national park fees

NM senators oppose proposal to increase national park fees

As drafted, it would almost triple the cost of vehicle passes at Acadia, from $25 to $70. The increases would boost fees from just under $200 million in fiscal 2016 to an estimated $268.5 million. In the Grand Canyon, deferred maintenance reached $353 million past year, the largest part of a $565 million backlog of "necessary" work at 22 sites in Arizona.


Iraq halts troops tasked to retake land from Kurdish control

Iraq halts troops tasked to retake land from Kurdish control

But General Othman Al Ghanimi told reporters after the talks in central Nineveh province that there are "sticking points" that still need to be resolved. "The main task of this joint technical committee is to allow the deployment without violence of federal forces along the borders", Saad Al Hadithi said.