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More than 300,000 of its customers use rooftop solar, that's 25 percent of all rooftop solar in the nation. So even though no Californians will experience full totality-the eclipse's path intersects with the west coast in Oregon-a partial eclipse will be enough to drop solar power supplies by 6,000 megawatts during the entire two and a half hours of the eclipse.
  • Van rams into crowd in Barcelona, 2 reported dead

    Van rams into crowd in Barcelona, 2 reported dead

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    Police described the incident on Twitter as a "massive crash". Details of this incident are still unclear, but vehicles have been used to ram into crowds in a series of militant attacks across Europe since July previous year. Police told people to avoid the area. The Catalan emergency services said that they had asked the authorities to close metro and train stations in the area.
  • Brigitte Macron promises 'informal' first lady role

    Brigitte Macron promises 'informal' first lady role

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    But the French were apparently none too thrilled with the idea of formalizing Mrs. Macron's role in the country. Macron's preference for staying silent over his holiday plans and avoiding the media in Marseille echoes his leadership style during his first 100 days in power.
  • Protests, Vigils Around US Decry White Supremacist Rally

    Protests, Vigils Around US Decry White Supremacist Rally

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    Rescue workers transport a victim who was injured in Charlottesville, Virginia . Several people at the Portland rally said they came in opposition to a comment by President Donald Trump , in which he called out violence " on many sides " and did not denounce white nationalism or the use of Nazi and Fascist symbolism.
  • Need to gain more space and flexibility to adjust policy — ECB Minutes

    Need to gain more space and flexibility to adjust policy — ECB Minutes

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    That's still down 0.6 per cent on the day. Though economic expansion had strengthened and risks to the growth outlook were broadly balanced, it is yet to translate into stronger inflation dynamics, the minutes said. Many commentators have argued that it was only a matter of time before the European Central Bank pushed back on Euro strength but it appears the markets were a little more sanguine to this threat.
  • Asensio's brilliance leaves Barca wondering what might have been

    Asensio's brilliance leaves Barca wondering what might have been

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    Asensio followed up his brilliant late goal in Sunday's first leg with a stunning effort from 30 metres in the fourth minute that proved a punishing blow for the Catalans. " Real Madrid and I are not going to argue, never". Cristiano Ronaldo played just seven minutes in the victory over United as he made his return having missed Madrid's pre-season preparations as he was given an extended break after his exertions for Portugal in the Confederations Cup.
  • Brother of suspect in United Kingdom model kidnap plot denies involvement - lawyer

    Brother of suspect in United Kingdom model kidnap plot denies involvement - lawyer

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    KIDNAPPED Brit model Chloe Ayling is being mocked by so called pals who have been making fun of her abduction by posing in suitcases and "begging for ransom money". According to MailOnline , the two Herba brothers lived together in a council flat before the kidnapping. Ayling told police that when she arrived at the studio for the Milan photo shoot, she was drugged, gagged, bound, stuffed into a bag, put into the boot of a auto and driven to a village near Turin in northwest Italy.
  • Texas A&M cancels 9/11 white nationalist rally amid safety concerns

    Texas A&M cancels 9/11 white nationalist rally amid safety concerns

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    Wiginton said he would bring Spencer back on September 11 for an all-day rally. "White nationalist Preston Wiginton now says Richard Spencer will attend the rally Wiginton is organizing for 9/11 at Texas A&M". "Texas is a wonderful place to live, and there are a lot of white men's bones in the ground to make that happen", he said then. Wiginton said the rally was inspired by the demonstrations in Charlottesville over the weekend that turned deadly, according to The Battalion.
  • Opposition joins hands to fight BJP, preserve composite

    Opposition joins hands to fight BJP, preserve composite

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    Yadav was opposed to Nitish Kumar's decision and was replaced as leader of the JD (U) Parliamentary group in Rajya Sabha. If people united, "even a Hitler" can not stand before them, said Yadav, who appeared to emerge as a rallying point for the opposition with leaders collectively endorsing his call for preserving Indias composite culture.
  • Even George Washington's Estate Is Clapping Back At Donald Trump

    Even George Washington's Estate Is Clapping Back At Donald Trump

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    In his initial statement on Saturday, Trump pinned the blame " on many sides " while not specifically condemning white nationalists. "Nobody wants to say that, but I'll say it". "And I guarantee you, they are going to go to Washington , and they are going to demand that the Washington Monument be torn down". The Soviet Union killed a estimated 61 million people, but Fremont Arts Council member Mike Clark said the eight-ton statue brought to town by a local businessman after it was toppled ...
  • Under Armour CEO Withdraws From Trump's Manufacturing Council

    Under Armour CEO Withdraws From Trump's Manufacturing Council

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    President Trump's initial failure to condemn white supremacy on Saturday was too much for Kenneth Frazier . Mr Trump had appointed Darwin-born Mr Liveris, chairman and chief executive of Michigan-based Dow Chemical Company, to be the head of the White House advisory group, also known as the Manufacturing Jobs Initiative .