• Iran UN Envoy Hits Back at US Counterpart for 'Baseless' Allegations
Iran UN Envoy Hits Back at US Counterpart for 'Baseless' Allegations

Earlier this week, Iran's parliament voted to increase spending on the country's ballistic missile program and the foreign operations of its paramilitary Revolutionary Guard. Rouhani's remarks were likely an attempt to appease hard-liners at home who have demanded a tougher stand against the United States. If it is just a bluff to try to get the Tr...

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  • Xenophon refers himself to High Court over British overseas citizenship
Xenophon refers himself to High Court over British overseas citizenship

The High Court could be called on to determine whether a seventh federal MP is eligible to sit in parliament, after Nick Xenophon sought urgent advice on his citizenship from British authorities. A spokesperson for Deputy Prime Minister and Nationals Leader Barnaby Joyce told The New Daily, Mr Xenophon's comments didn't change what Mr Joyce had alr...

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  • Top US officer warns NKorea that military ready
Top US officer warns NKorea that military ready

Next week's start of annual U.S. The Red Cross bodies of the two Koreas had acted as a channel for dialogue on humanitarian issues, including the reunion of families separated by the 1950-53 Korean War. "We are closely monitoring every move by the United States". South Korea's President Moon Jae-in. The South Korean won has begun to recover f...

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  • United States launches formal trade investigation into China
United States launches formal trade investigation into China

China's Ministry of Commerce responded on Tuesday to Trump's memo with a statement saying it "will resort to all proper measures" to defend its rights if the USA disregards multilateral rules and hurts bilateral trade. Bannon recommended pursuing a trade investigation of Beijing's technology policies and taking anti-dumping action over Chinese ex...

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  • Another charity cancels event at Mar-a-Lago
Another charity cancels event at Mar-a-Lago

Seven prominent charities have cancelled their fundraisers at Mr Trump's South Florida property in the wake of his comments, in which he blamed " many sides " for the violence that occurred over the weekend. Apart from being a host to some of the biggest gala events, the club has also become the site of protests by groups who are against Trump's po...

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  • Charlottesville mayor urging new laws to empower localities, suspend gun laws
Charlottesville mayor urging new laws to empower localities, suspend gun laws

He said the city must respond "by denying the Nazis and the KKK and the so-called alt-right the twisted totem they seek". Baltimore city workers removed four Confederate statues late Tuesday night. Terry McAuliffe has signed an executive order temporarily banning any public demonstrations at a monument to Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee in Rich...

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  • Florida authorities say 2 Kissimmee officers shot
Florida authorities say 2 Kissimmee officers shot

Aerial views captured an active scene, as officers urged area residents to remain inside their homes. The shooting happened shortly before 10 p.m.in the area of Palmway and Cypress streets, police said. This story will be updated as more information becomes available. Numerous law enforcement agencies were called to respond to the scene, includ...

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  • Kenya holds memorial service for murdered election official
Kenya holds memorial service for murdered election official

At first the opposition said a court challenge was not an option. Odinga claims, without providing proof, that hackers used the identity of a slain election official to manipulate the result in Kenyatta's favour. He added that despite the Odinga challenging result of the election in court, he is confident the rule of law, and more importantly the...

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  • Who has been arrested over Spain terror attacks?
Who has been arrested over Spain terror attacks?

Seventeen-year-old Moussa Oukabir is the younger brother of one of the three people arrested in connection with the crime, the paper said, quoting investigative sources. The five men were wearing fake suicide belts, reminiscent of those used by the recent attacks at London's Borough Market. "The explosion took out some of the material they were...

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  • How To Watch The Solar Eclipse Without Damaging Your Eyes
How To Watch The Solar Eclipse Without Damaging Your Eyes

People who are disappointed they didn't get eclipse glasses still have the chance to experience the other effects of the eclipse on the environment. The statement adds that people in possession of the orange glasses, which are labeled "SolarEclipseGlasses2017.com", should not use them to view the solar eclipse .

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  • CoreSite Realty Corporation (COR) Upgraded to
CoreSite Realty Corporation (COR) Upgraded to "Buy" by BidaskClub

Moreover, Cibc World Markets Incorporated has 0% invested in Duke Realty Corp (NYSE:DRE). The stock decreased 0.69% or $0.27 during the last trading session, reaching $38.84. The rating was initiated by Jefferies with "Buy" on Friday, December 16. More important recent SYSCO Corporation (NYSE:SYY) news were published by: Nasdaq.com which released...

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  • Police response scrutinized after violence at Virginia rally
Police response scrutinized after violence at Virginia rally

As the world watched pandemonium in Charlottesville unfold live on television Saturday, officers seemed to stand on the sidelines as fists flew, bats swung and objects soared through the air. "That street is typically shut down on weekends for events that occur on the mall". Giacalone, who helped plan the NYPD's response to Occupy Wall Street, sa...

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  • Icahn quits as Trump adviser
Icahn quits as Trump adviser

Icahn's appointment was criticized by Democrats who said they suspected that, in his White House role, he would push causes in which he had an interest, such as weakening environmental controls that apply to oil refineries. As I know you are aware, the answer to that question is an unequivocal no, for the simple reason that I had no duties what...

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  • Trump ramps up Guam assurances over North Korea threat
Trump ramps up Guam assurances over North Korea threat

President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping agreed during a phone conversation Friday. The relationship between America and North Korea has always been a turbulent one. Kazianis predicted Kim might respond with a new nuclear test. If carried out, it would be the North's most provocative missile launch to date. Family polit...

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  • Barcelona attack: Search for missing boy, 7, with United Kingdom links
Barcelona attack: Search for missing boy, 7, with United Kingdom links

The mother-son duo were visiting the city for a wedding when a terrorist ploughed a van through pedestrians, killing at least 13 and injuring scores more. A tweet from the Catalunya Police said the injured were from 34 nationalities in total. France said 26 of its citizens were hurt, and 11 of them were in a serious condition.

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  • Ivanka Trump's former rabbi 'deeply troubled' by president's remarks about Charlottesville
Ivanka Trump's former rabbi 'deeply troubled' by president's remarks about Charlottesville

After police broke up the the rally, a white supremacist, James Fields, rammed his auto into a crowd of the counterprotesters, killing one woman and injuring at least 19. "And to the American people , to remind them of the values for which we stand in the USA military, which are reflective of what I believe to be the values of the United States".

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  • Army crew members still missing after Black Hawk wreckage found
Army crew members still missing after Black Hawk wreckage found

A multi-agency team searched Wednesday in waters five miles off Oahu's Kaena Point for the soldiers and debris from the UH-60 Black Hawk. "There are Coast Guard helicopters that are operating around the clock, along with Coast Guard fixed-wing aircraft and Navy P3 aircraft", he said of the search mission.

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  • Trump Praises North Korea's 'Wise' Decision to Back Off Guam Missile Threat
Trump Praises North Korea's 'Wise' Decision to Back Off Guam Missile Threat

Nick Henson at Stanford University's Center for International Security and Cooperation said the evidence suggests that North Korea is having a hard time getting hold of the up-to-date satellite images a modern military needs, chiefly because it has no satellites of its own.

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  • PM Modi has created 'environment of hatred' in Kashmir: Rahul Gandhi
PM Modi has created 'environment of hatred' in Kashmir: Rahul Gandhi

In " new India ", he said, "Tantra se lok nahin, lok se tantra chalega (people will drive the system, not the other way round)". The Kashmir problem can not be resolved by either bullets or by abuses. He said the government is taking steps to uproot corruption that had become institutionalised, and promised more measures to ease the common man'...

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  • Don't want to be in contact with Sharif, says Zardari
Don't want to be in contact with Sharif, says Zardari

Kaira said that the system and the foundations laid down during the PPP's tenure exist and democracy in the country would gradually improve. Zardari said that Nawaz Sharif fled the country after striking a deal with former military ruler Pervez Musharraf, but he endured imprisonment.

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  • SC directs Karti Chidambaram to appear before CBI on Aug 23
SC directs Karti Chidambaram to appear before CBI on Aug 23

The CBI had on July 19 issued the summons asking Karti to appear before it two days later for questioning in the matter related to alleged irregularities in Foreign Investment Promotion Board (FIPB) clearance given to media group INX Media for receiving funds from Mauritius when his father was the finance minister.

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  • McGovern joins Congressional effort to censure Trump
McGovern joins Congressional effort to censure Trump

President Bill Clinton also faced censure resolutions in 1998, though none garnered enough support to pass. So far, the resolution has 79 co-sponsors. Many have been calling for his ouster, but are now concentrating on two other top White House advisers - Stephen Miller and Sebastian Gorka, two allies of Bannon's who Democrats say are archi...

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  • Elephant Conservationist Fatally Shot in Tanzania
Elephant Conservationist Fatally Shot in Tanzania

Without Lotter's intelligence-led approach, it is estimated that the destruction of the largest living land animal would have been 50 per cent worse. The Guardian reported that Lotter regularly received death threats over the past eight years.

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  • Korea-US Military Drill to be at Similar Scale to previous year
Korea-US Military Drill to be at Similar Scale to previous year

She said the United States should negotiate in good faith with North Korea, South Korea and China to replace the 1953 Armistice Agreement with a peace agreement, and finally end the Korean War. It didn't give a number for the South Korean side but typically that is in the tens of thousands. The exercise, which runs for 10 days, starting on Augu...

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  • New Pro-Maduro Assembly In Venezuela Takes Over Powers Of Congress
New Pro-Maduro Assembly In Venezuela Takes Over Powers Of Congress

The assembly was scheduled later on Wednesday to empanel a "Truth Commission" headed by Maduro loyalist and former Foreign Minister Delcy Rodriguez , to prosecute those responsible for violent anti-government protests. The measure caps a bitter year-long legislative battle. A decision on whether to grant an arrest warrant against Ferrer - who ...

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  • SEA Games Federation elated over Philippines' 2019 hosting
SEA Games Federation elated over Philippines' 2019 hosting

Earlier Philippines' President Duterte, through the Philippine Sports Commission, said the country will not host the regional sports meet so the government can use the money meant to fund the Games for projects aimed at rehabilitating war-torn areas in Mindanao.

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  • Another US Rep. Says He's Bringing Impeachment Articles Against Trump
Another US Rep. Says He's Bringing Impeachment Articles Against Trump

Two state troopers, H. Jay Cullen and Berke M.M. Bates, died in a helicopter crash while doing surveillance of the white nationalist rally. But now, after his equating of neo-Nazis and white supremacists with those who oppose them, one Democrat is calling for Trump to be removed from office without the need for a lengthy impeachment process.

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  • Young Girls Found Dead in Maryland Home
Young Girls Found Dead in Maryland Home

Prince George's County Deputy Chief Sammy Patel said at a news conference Friday afternoon that investigators believe the crimes were confined to the home where the girls' bodies were found Friday morning. Donelan said they have not determine yet who is responsible for the deaths. She called it "one of the most hard scenes" that the department's of...

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  • Legacy Stadium unveiled in Katy
Legacy Stadium unveiled in Katy

The school board chose to name the field itself after former Katy High School football coach Mike Johnston, who led the Tigers to five state championships, three of which were victories, over 22 years. "Katy is all about our school, our community, and this is going to serve Katy. They're just working on the finishing touches", said Katy ISD spokesw...

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  • Trump ends plans for his Council on Infrastructure
Trump ends plans for his Council on Infrastructure

IBM has long said, and more importantly, demonstrated its commitment to a workplace and a society that is open, inclusive and provides opportunity to all. They were among eight executives who quit Trump's manufacturing council this week. "Racism and murder are unequivocally reprehensible and are not morally equivalent to anything else that happen...

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  • Facebook, Instagram, Reddit and Spotify Have All Started Banning White Supremacists
Facebook, Instagram, Reddit and Spotify Have All Started Banning White Supremacists

We are trying to make this peaceful, we are trying to be law abiding. "Race and Terror" episode opens with images from the white nationalist protest on Friday in Charlottesville . I'm terrified", he says . The white supremacist wanted a leader who was "a lot more racist" and capable of violence than Mr Trump to help neo-Nazis spread the...

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  • North Korea warns it won't negotiate nukes if USA is 'hostile'
North Korea warns it won't negotiate nukes if USA is 'hostile'

The annual exercises have taken on greater significance this year due to the rise in tensions around North Korea's rapid progress in developing nuclear weapons and missiles capable of reaching the US mainland. He says Americans shouldn't be anxious about an unprovoked attack from North Korea either on Guam or the United States. "We are prepared, ...

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  • Six Flags Over Texas no longer flying Confederate flag
Six Flags Over Texas no longer flying Confederate flag

From now on, only one flag will fly over Six Flags amusement parks. "As such, we have changed the flag displays in our parks to feature American flags". Six Flags Fiesta in San Antonio and Six Flags Over Georgia flew the same six flags as Arlington's park, according to the Star-Telegram. It's the same excuse the park gave after pressure to rem...

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  • Despite Harsh Rebuke for Charlottesville Stance, Trump's Base Remains Loyal
Despite Harsh Rebuke for Charlottesville Stance, Trump's Base Remains Loyal

The poll also showed a rise in President Trump's approval rating - 39 percent - after it dipped to 33 percent in the university's last survey . For his part, Grassley said his views would not be colored by past presidential sniping.

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  • Asia Needs Its Own North Korea Strategy
Asia Needs Its Own North Korea Strategy

Fan Changlong, a vice chairman of the Chinese Central Military commission, made the remarks on Thursday during a visit to Beijing by General Joseph Dunford, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, which was created to further military cooperation between the two nations.

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