• Gov. Scott Joins Pres. Trump For Lunch
Gov. Scott Joins Pres. Trump For Lunch

Scott is the Senate's only black Republican. In Tallahassee on Wednesday, Scott decried racism and the groups who converged on Charlottesville last weekend. "My memories of the stain of racism, and the indignities that some people can cast upon others, is a part of who I am", Scott said in an interview with " Vice News Tonight " on HBO.

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  • Trump ends manufacturing council after CEOs quit over Charlottesville remarks
Trump ends manufacturing council after CEOs quit over Charlottesville remarks

He tweeted : "Rather than putting pressure on the businesspeople of the Manufacturing Council & Strategy & Policy Forum, I am ending both". Mr. Ogunlesi was removed from his position after Mr. Grandstanders should not have gone on. Schwarzman organized a call on Wednesday for member executives to voice concerns after Trump's comments, and an ove...

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  • As 'Jab Harry Met Sejal' Tanks At The Box-Office, Distributors Want Shah RukhKhan To Refund Their Money…
As 'Jab Harry Met Sejal' Tanks At The Box-Office, Distributors Want Shah RukhKhan To Refund Their Money…

Although Jab Harry Met Sejal had stars like Shah Rukh and Ansuhka Sharma to boast of, it only managed to cross the 50 crore mark days after its release. Farah Khan who previously directed the multi-starrer "Happy New Year" featuring Shah Rukh Khan , Deepika Padukone , Abhishek Bachchan and Sonu Sood in the lead roles is all set to make a ...

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  • No one from Sharif family shows up for NAB hearings
No one from Sharif family shows up for NAB hearings

With this, all the documentation required to file the court-mandated references had been completed, the official said, adding that the references would soon be filed before the accountability courts concerned. Mr Sharif and his family members- two sons Hussain and Hasan, daughter Maryam, son-in-law Safdar and relatives Ishaq Dar and Tariq Shafi- ar...

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  • CNN's Acosta Blasts Trump Over Charlottesville
CNN's Acosta Blasts Trump Over Charlottesville

POTUS swaggered that it would not "bother me". "But, you know I like real news, not fake news ". "It doesn't bother me at all, but I like real news, not fake news ". "Can we ask you some more questions then, sir?" The president was criticized for not clearly denouncing the white supremacist, neo-Nazi groups responsible for much of the violenc...

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  • 7-Year-Old Australian Boy Confirmed Missing After Barcelona Terror Attack
7-Year-Old Australian Boy Confirmed Missing After Barcelona Terror Attack

Five terrorists wearing suicide belts, which later turned out to be fake, rammed civilians with a auto in a Spanish seaside town of Cambrils , 100km south of Barcelona , before being shot dead. Please like and share. Witnesses said there were horrific screams as the vehicle drove through the crowds. Foreign Minister Julie Bishop previously ...

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  • Nobel laureate education activist Malala accepted to Oxford
Nobel laureate education activist Malala accepted to Oxford

In March, Malala revealed she had received an offer to study the three subjects at a United Kingdom university on condition of achieving three As in her A-levels, the Telegraph reported. In 2014, the 17-year-old then won the Nobel Peace Prize for her global advocacy efforts. She has to shell out USD15,000 as tuition fees for the year 2017 since she...

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  • Nth Korean warhead would 'cross a red line'
Nth Korean warhead would 'cross a red line'

Moon, meanwhile, vowed not to allow a new war on the peninsula, which was devastated by the 1950-53 war, which ended in an armistice instead of a peace treaty. shared the same position on North Korea. The U.N. chief told reporters yesterday that the world needs to heed the lessons of history and not repeat the mistakes that led to the Korean War,...

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  • GOP Gov. Hogan wants statue removed of Dred Scott decision author
GOP Gov. Hogan wants statue removed of Dred Scott decision author

Following the deadly attack after a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh pushed for the removal of the Taney statue and all Confederate statues in the city. The State House Trust voted 3-0 via email Wednesday to remove the statue from its perch . "It was our understanding that there would be a publ...

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  • Gophers men's basketball team will face grueling finish to Big Ten schedule
Gophers men's basketball team will face grueling finish to Big Ten schedule

The Gophers, who won 24 games and reached the NCAA tournament past year, will play four of their first six Big Ten games at Williams Arena, hosting Rutgers on December 3 to open conference play on the scheduled released Wednesday. · Quality of guarantee games beefed up: As pointed out by Mike Miller of The Herald-Times , the Hoosiers will play jus...

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  • New Economist cover brutally illustrates Trump's Charlottesville response
New Economist cover brutally illustrates Trump's Charlottesville response

The article , which states that Trump's "unsteady response [to Charlottesville] contains a bad message for Americans", is listed as an "editor's Pick" on The Economist's website. He has promoted an image of a speeding train striking a CNN reporter , just days after Heather Heyer was killed by a white supremacist driving through a crowd of count...

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  • Heat builds as severe weather takes aim at Lehigh Valley
Heat builds as severe weather takes aim at Lehigh Valley

All the while, highs only get into the upper 60s & low 70s. The highest opportunity for showers and thunderstorms on Thursday will be between 2 PM and 8 PM. High: 94. Weekend: Mix of Sun and Clouds with Afternoon Showers and Storms. Tonight the storm chance increases throughout the night with lows in the low 70s.

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  • Assange denies Russian involvement in DNC email leaks, promises more details
Assange denies Russian involvement in DNC email leaks, promises more details

Rohrabacher met Assange at the Ecuadorian embassy in London. Rohrabacher's spokesman Ken Grubbs confirmed that the meeting took place and that Johnson was in attendance. Prior to the Daily Caller reporting on it, the meeting had not been announced by Rohrabacher's camp. Several US intelligence agencies said previous year they suspected Russia...

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  • 'You're Fired!' Trump Dissolves 2 Advisory Councils as Isolation Deepens
'You're Fired!' Trump Dissolves 2 Advisory Councils as Isolation Deepens

The dollar index.DXY, which tracks the greenback against six major currencies, fell near its lows of the day following the announcement from Trump via Twitter. Morrison will remain on the President's Manufacturing Jobs Initiative", the statement said. Merck & Co. chief Kenneth Frazier led the way, resigning from Trump's manufacturing council on...

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  • A minor girl sold to an Arab by her aunt in Hyderabad
A minor girl sold to an Arab by her aunt in Hyderabad

It has also been alleged that the aunt was paid Rs 5 lakh to arrange for the marriage without informing the parents of the girl. But keeping the parents in the dark, the relatives convinced the young girl to accompany them to a hotel in Barkhas of the Old City to meet the aged groom.

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  • Trump drops plan to create infrastructure council: White House
Trump drops plan to create infrastructure council: White House

Mr Trump has proposed spending US$1 trillion to fix aging U.S. roads, bridges, airports and other infrastructure, a major part of his legislative agenda along with healthcare and tax reform. Corporate chief executive officers had started to quit the panels in protest over Trump's remarks that appeared to confer legitimacy on white supremacists foll...

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  • Dominion Midstream Partners, LP (DM) Upgraded to Hold at Zacks Investment Research
Dominion Midstream Partners, LP (DM) Upgraded to Hold at Zacks Investment Research

X Mngmt Com Limited Liability Com has 0.01% invested in Martin Midstream Partners L.P. (NASDAQ:MMLP). Finally, The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company boosted its position in shares of EQT Midstream Partners, by 49.6% in the second quarter.

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  • After losing support, Trump's business and manufacturing councils are shutting down
After losing support, Trump's business and manufacturing councils are shutting down

General Electric CEO Jeff Immelt released a statement calling Trump's statements "deeply troubling" and expressed no confidence in the objective of the president's manufacturing council. Tesla CEO Elon Musk resigned from the manufacturing council in June, and two other advisory groups to the president, after the us withdrawal from the Paris cli...

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  • White House disbands another advisory council, this one on infrastructure
White House disbands another advisory council, this one on infrastructure

US stocks retreated, with the S&P 500 index posting its second-biggest one-day decline of the year, and a measure of market volatility spiked higher. It was at that event at Trump Tower that he took questions on Charlottesville and renewed his argument that "both sides" were to blame for the violence and asserted that there were "fine people" amo...

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  • Top US general says 'unambiguously' no place for bigotry in US Military
Top US general says 'unambiguously' no place for bigotry in US Military

Top US and Chinese military commanders have signed a deal to improve communications between the two forces amid ongoing disputes in the South and East China seas. There is still a threat from North Korea, Dunford said. US and South Korean officials have for months been expecting a sixth nuclear test. Moon has repeatedly urged North Korea not to...

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  • Japan agrees to ramp up defense commitments on North Korea
Japan agrees to ramp up defense commitments on North Korea

Japanese Defence Minister Itsunori Onodera is expected to explain the plans to the USA government during his current visit to Washington with Foreign Minister Taro Kono for talks with their U.S. Tokyo has been increasingly concerned about North Korea's nuclear and missile development programs, saying that they have reached "a new level of threat".

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  • Partial eclipse to be visible in Britain on Monday
Partial eclipse to be visible in Britain on Monday

Providing the weather is fine on Monday, the rare solar eclipse should be visible at around 8pm, depending on where you are in the UK. It's the first that will be seen by all of North America since 1918. Catholic school eclipse guidelines instruct students to never look at the sun or take a picture of the sun during the eclipse, which "can caus...

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  • US Affirms Readiness to Defend Itself, Allies Against N. Korea
US Affirms Readiness to Defend Itself, Allies Against N. Korea

Following North Korea's threat last week to launch four ballistic missiles across Japan toward the USA territory of Guam, Japan has deployed the PAC-3 system to four prefectures in western region that the missiles could fly over. Following their meeting, the United States and Japanese top diplomats and defence chiefs said they had bolstered their...

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  • PAT challenges acceptance of Kulsoom Nawaz's nomination papers
PAT challenges acceptance of Kulsoom Nawaz's nomination papers

As scrutiny of nomination papers for NA-120 continues, Kulsoom Nawaz , the wife of ousted prime minister Nawaz Sharif and Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz's candidate for the seat, has left for London on a personal tour. The PAT and PTI candidates had challenged her nomination papers saying the name of a disqualified person's party could not be used i...

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  • United States says joint S.Korea war games not on the negotiating table
United States says joint S.Korea war games not on the negotiating table

In the past, beginning with President Clinton and continuing under presidents Bush and Obama we would appease North Korea by reaching agreements in which we would give them large sums of money to stop working on their program to develop a nuclear weapon.

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  • Donald Trump Signs Executive Order Designed to Streamline Infrastructure Permitting
Donald Trump Signs Executive Order Designed to Streamline Infrastructure Permitting

President Donald Trump's executive order on August 15 to streamline the permitting process for infrastructure projects was hailed in the oil and gas industry before it was even signed. Trump is concerned that America's infrastructure has fallen to 12th in the world. Shortly after Trump's announcement the Alliance for Toll-Free Interstates sa...

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  • Grace Mugabe offered bribe: assaulted Joburg woman
Grace Mugabe offered bribe: assaulted Joburg woman

South Africa's minister of police, Fikile Mbalula, said all borders had been notified to prevent Grace Mugabe from leaving the country before the matter is resolved, the African News Agency reported. It was also disclosed that a blank cheque was allegedly offered on behalf of the Zimbabwean first lady to persuade the model to drop the charges, bu...

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  • United States and Japan agree to boost defenses against North Korea
United States and Japan agree to boost defenses against North Korea

Tillerson has not ruled out the possibility of holding talks with Pyongyang. US President Donald Trump has warned of " fire and fury " if North Korea threatens the United States, and said the US military is " locked and loaded ". It can call upon nearly a quarter of its population to serve in the army at any given time. The picture above from 2...

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  • Act more responsibly, BJP warns Farooq Abdullah over 'threat' remark
Act more responsibly, BJP warns Farooq Abdullah over 'threat' remark

Sinha had last night met former Chief Minister and NC president Farooq Abdullah. The delegation had met NC president and MP Farooq Abdulalh last evening. Sinha said he will also meet Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti. However, he did not give any details of the meeting and said he will be meeting leaders of other political parties during his stay i...

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  • Trump Lawyer's Email Claims Black Lives Matters 'Infiltrated' by Terrorists
Trump Lawyer's Email Claims Black Lives Matters 'Infiltrated' by Terrorists

Lee and George Washington-not to mention Napoleon and Shaka Zulu. The email circulated Wednesday by John Dowd - with the subject line "The Information that Validates President Trump on Charlottesville" - was initially sent to Dowd by Jerome Almon, the New York Times reported .

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  • George Washington's Estate Hey Trump, GW's No Robert E. Lee
George Washington's Estate Hey Trump, GW's No Robert E. Lee

Do they have any semblance of guilt?. Trump said. "You know, you really do have to ask yourself - where does it stop?" "You had a group on the other side that came charging in without a permit, and they were very, very violent". You like him?. OK. Are we going to take down the statue? Because he was a major slave-owner. "We got a long way to go for...

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  • Every Indian needs to own dream of New India: PM Modi
Every Indian needs to own dream of New India: PM Modi

He said that it is unfortunate that corruption was institutionalised. The same could also create hurdles for the foreign companies in India since they believe that leasing is the most preferred method of owing assets for operation, an NBFC official said.

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  • Doklam standoff: China has a habit of flexing muscles
Doklam standoff: China has a habit of flexing muscles

India says its soldiers managed to push the Chinese troops back. Neither side used firearms, and the situation didn't last long. The border stretches for more than 2,500 miles. "After the deadline, if Indian troops still remain within China's territory, India will be responsible for all the consequences", the Global Times quoted Rear Admiral ...

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  • Van rams into pedestrians in Barcelona
Van rams into pedestrians in Barcelona

The police force for Spain's Catalonia region says it has arrested a man in the Barcelona van attack and is "treating him as a terrorist". Hours later, officers shot and killed several people who were suspected of planning another attack in the coastal town of Cambrils.

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  • High hopes set on PM's vision of 'New India'
High hopes set on PM's vision of 'New India'

Numerous citizens not wanting to miss the speech of the Prime Minister reached the premises ahead of the time. "We have to think of "badal sakta hai" (we can change)". "Sometimes in the name of faith some people, due to lack of patience, end up destroying the social fabric", he told the audience of dignitaries and the public, including more than ...

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