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Woman scams two adoption agencies out of nearly $20,000 after faking pregnancy


August 7, 2018

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) — A northwest Harris County woman is accused of faking a pregnancy with twins in order to steal thousands of dollars from two adoption agencies. Jessica Felder, 35, is charged with felony theft. According to court records, in October 2017, Felder’s went to Caring Adoptions in west Houston with a “proof of pregnancy” slip. She told workers …

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One Minute Weather: Scattered storms today, more to come this week


August 7, 2018

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) — Noisy thunderstorms are blowing in from the Gulf today. The storms will move quick enough to keep the flooding threat low, but briefly heavy rain and frequent cloud-to-ground lightning strikes will be the norm. Today’s storms are forming in a batch of humid tropical air. As the atmosphere heats up toward noon, the storms will become …

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Star Witness Against Manafort Admits Embezzlement, Returns to Stand Tuesday


August 7, 2018

One day after coming face-to-face in federal court with his longtime boss, Rick Gates returns to the witness stand as the government’s star witness in the financial fraud trial of President Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman. Gates, in hours of hugely anticipated testimony, calmly acknowledged having embezzled hundreds of thousands of dollars from Paul Manafort and said the two had …

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Which Restaurant Serves the Best Breakfast Taco in DFW?


August 7, 2018

Something like a million years ago — back in 2015 — Foursquare published a report based on customer check-ins and reviews determining the most unique food order for each state in America. Texans love breakfast tacos roughly 4,000 percent more than the rest of the nation, it proclaimed. We were neither shocked nor awed by these results. Just vaguely hungry. …

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China Develops New Diagnostic Method For Coronary Heart Disease


August 7, 2018

BEIJING, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News – 6th Aug, 2018 ) :Chinese scientists have developed a new diagnostic method for coronary heart disease which has a 33 percent higher accuracy rate compared with conventional methods. Developed by Shanghai Jiaotong University, the new technology is called Quantitative Flow Ratio (QFR) measurement system and has been approved by the China food and …

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Anti-Polio Campaign Begins In Hangu, Swabi Districts


August 7, 2018

PESHAWAR, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News – 6th Aug, 2018 ) :The four-day anti-polio campaign to vaccinate 110,256 children up to the age of 5 against polio in Hangu and 127,000 children in Swabi has started on Monday, District Supervisor Abdur Rehman informed. He said that 397 mobiles, 27 transit and eight roaming teams have been constituted for the success …

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820 Km Optic Fiber Cable Project In GB To Facilitate Tourism, IT Awareness


August 7, 2018

ISLAMABAD, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News – 6th Aug, 2018 ) :The fiber optic network project in Gilgit-Baltistan (GB) under China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) is being carried out at a fast pace and would facilitate trade, tourism and Information Technology (IT) awareness in region. The coast of 820 km of Optic Fiber Cable from Khunjerab to Rawalpindi is US $ …

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Paris leads tributes after Lovato breaks silence


August 7, 2018

LOS ANGELES-Paris Hilton has sent Demi Lovato her love after the musician broke her silence following an alleged overdose. The 37-year-old star tweeted words of support for the 25-year-old singer, who has penned an honest letter to fans for the first time since she was admitted to hospital after a suspected heroin overdose. Taking to Twitter, Paris wrote: ‘’Love you …

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Amir Khan optimistic Imran Khan as PM will bring ‘substantial change’ in Pakistan


August 7, 2018

British-Pakistani boxer Amir Khan is elatedly on board the ‘Naya Pakistan’ saying the premier nominee Imran Khan taking the steering wheel will bring about ‘substantial change.’ The sportsman who is presently dwelling in Los Angeles to prepare for his next match in September, stated during the Independence Day celebrations held in Hollywood during the weekend: “Imran Khan will bring substantial …

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Godzilla: King of the Monsters’ trailer is out to excite fans


August 7, 2018

LOS ANGELES: Action-filled trailer of Godzilla’s sequel, ‘King of the Monster’s trailer has built a hype just after release as fans wait for the film eagerly. The director of the film Greath Edward has chosen an entirely new cast to follow the heroic efforts of the crypto-zoological agency monarch as its members face off against a battery of god-sized monsters, …

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