Summary Bob Hamilton, director of the Tallgrass Prairie Preserve near Pawhuska, Okla. "That's the playbook," Weigel says. "Play up the fears of opposing locals, do everything you can to grind the process to a halt, and scare off investors in hopes that the project will stall and leave." "The site is the problem," says Everett Waller. "It's not the alternate energy or the wind energy, anything of the fact.
Summary Newcomers broke out, while top acts hit new lows in the first six months of the year. This article first appeared in the Aug. 1 issue of The Hollywood Reporter magazine. Frozen, the best-selling Disney soundtrack, might well describe the first six months of 2014 in music -- ice cold.
Summary Two car dealerships in Sudbury have been suspended from doing business by the Ontario Motor Vehicle Industry Council. The council says immediate suspensions are dramatic steps, taken when it's believed a dealer's conduct may place the car-buying public at risk. The Ontario Motor Vehicle Industry Council administers and enforces the Motor Vehicle Dealers Act on behalf of the Ministry of Government and Consumer Services.
Summary BAGHDAD (AP) Gunmen attacked a prisoner convoy north of Baghdad on Thursday, setting off a gunbattle with troops in which 52 prisoners and eight soldiers were killed, officials said. Apparently fearing a repeat of the incident, Shiite militiamen killed nearly four dozen Sunni detainees last month in the town of Baqouba northwest of Baghdad when the facility where they were being held came under attack, according to a report by Amnesty International. The report documented a "pattern of extrajudicial executions" of mainly Sunni detainees by forces loyal to the Shiite-led government in Baqouba and in the north, basing its conclusions on interviews with survivors and relatives of those killed.
Summary This floral prom dress pretty much has the best colour combination ever (Picture: Julia). If you haven't already had a sneak peak at Tesco's new premium womenswear range, now is your chance to start compiling one heck of a wishlist. The Julia Collection for Clothing at Tesco is more luxurious than the previous ranges we've seen from the global supermarket brand including F&F, and with designs starting from PS35, it's slightly pricier than its competitors too.
Summary In a twist, she agreed, along with the rest of the family, to keep the news from her older brother, who's currently participating in the latest season of "Big Brother." . "Asked grandps last week if he wanted us to pull frankie off bb & he said 'no way! he's gotta play the game even tho i don't understand it,'" read the tweet .
Summary CHENNAI: Police have arrested a 40-year-old lorry driver for sexually abusing an eight-year-old girl at Villivakkam in Chennai on Wednesday night. Police said the girl was friendly with the man, Chirst Raj, who visited her house to see her mother frequently. Her mother had reportedly married the man, police said. Raj played with the girl whenever he came home and abused her sexually.
Summary In 2006, Ken Griffin and Anne Dias Griffin gave $19 million to the Art Institute of Chicago's Modern Wing. "Ken Griffin unilaterally filed a divorce petition today with no notice to either me or my client, knowing full well that she had just left for summer vacation with their three young children and would therefore be unable to respond," it said. "Anne's highest priority remains her family, especially the well-being of her children. She is hopeful that this personal matter can be resolved privately and in the best interests of her children. We have no further comment at this time."
Summary If you're a fan of the Marvel movies, you'll be a fan of this news: the studio has added yet another new mystery movie to its release schedule. That's a whole lot of Marvel between GOTG and 2019, and all we can really do is speculate on which movies we'll see in those unconfirmed spots. . It seems like a Thor sequel is a foregone conclusion, as is a Guardians Of The Galaxy sequel, and a third Avengers.
Summary The number of children trying cigarettes has dipped to the lowest level on record, new figures suggest. The survey, which involved 5,000 pupils in 174 schools across England, also showed that almost one in 10 youngsters (9%) polled in 2013 said they had drunk alcohol in the last week compared to a quarter in 2003. And 6% of those questioned in 2013 said they had used illegal drugs in the past month compared to 12% a decade earlier, the HSCIC said.
Summary Israel had been lobbying Washington to reverse the decision. FAA bans flights to Israel for 24 hours. In a statement released late Wednesday evening, the FAA said it "worked with its U.S. Government counterparts to assess the security situation in Israel and carefully reviewed both significant new information and measures the government of Israel is taking to mitigate potential risks to civil aviation."
Summary This latest act of terror against dEmOcRaCy can not and will not go unpunished. The Russians are supporting the pro-Russian rebels by providing them with weapons and training. The US and it's allies are preparing to impose sanctions on Russia and let Russia know that this act of terror against dEmOcRaCy will not go unpunished.
Summary A missing Air Algerie plane that lost contact en route from Burkina Faso is an Airbus A320 carrying 110 passengers to Algiers, an Algerian official said today. The Air Algerie aircraft was en route from Ouagadougou in Burkina Faso . The flight path of Flight AH5017 from Ouagadougou, the capital of the west African nation of Burkina Faso, to Algiers was not immediately clear.
Summary German flight engineer Alexander Gerst captured the scene from 220 miles above the Earth as rockets and explosions lit up the night sky with wispy yellow light. A spokesman for Chancellor Angela Merkel reassured the Jewish community they are safe and said the government "will continue to campaign for the security of Jewish citizens". Yakov Hadas-Handelsman, the Israeli ambassador to Germany, said: "They pursue the Jews in the streets of Berlin ... as if we were in 1938."