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Donald Trump, frustrated by Afghan war, suggests firing USA commander Donald Trump, frustrated by Afghan war, suggests firing USA commander
- August 06, 2017

Despite that, Waltz cautioned against simply pulling US soldiers out of the country, as Al Qaeda, ISIS and other groups will make gains in the wake of the Taliban. This, despite accusations of her "unmasking" Trump transition team members who's names were blacked out in national security reports . McMaster has been on a firing spree of Bannon loyalists. (more...)
United Kingdom model kidnapped and held captive in Italy for six days United Kingdom model kidnapped and held captive in Italy for six days
- August 06, 2017

In a letter sent to the victim upon her release, Black Death told her that a "mistake" had been made in capturing her. A statement from Milan police headquarters detailed the woman's ordeal. Officers went through Herba's phone and computer and said they found photos of the woman and material stating she was for sale, while hair from both the model and Herba was found in the boot of his auto. (more...)
Conrad Roy's Family Breaks Silence After Michelle Carter's Sentencing Conrad Roy's Family Breaks Silence After Michelle Carter's Sentencing
- August 05, 2017

Michelle Carter was jailed on August 3 for pressuring her boyfriend to commit suicide Why was she accused of persuading him to commit suicide? Conrad Roy, 18, was found dead from carbon monoxide poisoning in his pickup truck in 2014 What happened to Conrad Roy? "I just don't understand how someone can be free, knowing that she deliberately told him to get back in the vehicle and she gets to sleep in her own bed tonight", Makenna O'Donnell, Roy's cousin, told ABC's David Muir during " ... (more...)
Torch Tower fire in Dubai: Huge blaze rips through residential skyscraper Torch Tower fire in Dubai: Huge blaze rips through residential skyscraper
- August 05, 2017

Moreover, the authorities and the officials are also investigating the incident since there was no immediate word with regards to the cause of the fire that engulfed the residential tower. The cause of the Dubai fire is not now known, but flammable cladding was determined to be the cause of the 2015 fire at the site, says the BBC Today Programme . (more...)
Supreme Leader of Iran Formally Endorses Rouhani After Re-Election as President
- August 04, 2017

Ayatollah Ali Khamenei gave his endorsement letter to the re-elected President Hassan Rouhani, during the ceremony for his confirmation as the Iranian chief executive, in Tehran on Aug 3, Trend's correspondent reported from the event. He called on "all those who seek the greatness of the country" to support him on his second term. Within two weeks following the official appointment, the president has to submit a proposed list of ministers to parliament for approval. (more...)
Justice Department Announces That Sanctuary Cities Can't Participate In Law Enforcement Program Justice Department Announces That Sanctuary Cities Can't Participate In Law Enforcement Program
- August 04, 2017

USA cities that refuse to step up efforts to focus on crimes committed by undocumented immigrants will not be allowed to participate in a new crime reduction training program unveiled earlier this year by the Justice Department, Attorney General Jeff Sessions said on Thursday. (more...)
Foxconn CEO confided $30B plant deal Foxconn CEO confided $30B plant deal
- August 04, 2017

Foxconn is the world's largest contract maker of electronics and has factories throughout mainland China. Foxconn is best known for making iPhones and other Apple devices but its long list of customers includes Sony Corp., Dell Inc. Foxconn hopes to open the plant by 2020 with 3,000 workers that could grow to 13,000 over six years. Critics have raised alarms about other provisions waiving environmental permits and regulations to speed construction of the plant. (more...)
Seth Rich family spokesman talks to WLS about FOX News lawsuit Seth Rich family spokesman talks to WLS about FOX News lawsuit
- August 03, 2017

As Butowsky is explaining it, a voicemail Wheeler is citing in which the donor says the story has the White House's attention was about getting whistleblower status for a Washington, D.C., detective on the Rich case. The first quote read: "My investigation up to this point shows there was some degree of email exchange between Seth Rich and WikiLeaks". The lawsuit alleges that after Fox published the story May 16, Wheeler called Butowsky to ask for an explanation of what he said ... (more...)
'The Situation Is Bad': Tillerson Laments Sour Ties With Russia 'The Situation Is Bad': Tillerson Laments Sour Ties With Russia
- August 03, 2017

Donald Trump has heard the USA intelligence assessments about Russian Federation taking steps to help put him in power, but the president refuses to believe it. It is "part of the environment in which we work", Tillerson told reporters Tuesday. "Of course it makes our life more hard". Apart from participating in the Asean Regional Forum (ARF), Tillerson will also be joining the East Asia Summit Ministerial , the US-Asean Ministerial, and the Lower Mekong Initiative Ministerial. (more...)
Prince Philip Retires After Attending His Final Official Engagement Prince Philip Retires After Attending His Final Official Engagement
- August 03, 2017

Prince Philip will remain patron of some 780 organizations, while Queen Elizabeth II , 91, will continue to carry out "a full program of official engagements" with the support of other members of the royal family , the palace said. The Duke has been Honorary President of the Royal Navy and Royal Marines Associated and Club since 1948. The Duke was wearing his Royal Marines tie and it is thought his large collection of 17 medals and military honours under his raincoat, including his War ... (more...)
Experts Are Warning That Some Solar Eclipse Glasses Can Blind You Experts Are Warning That Some Solar Eclipse Glasses Can Blind You
- August 02, 2017

During a partial eclipse, the sun basically looks like a bite has been taken out of it, much like yours truly biting into a cinnamon raisin bagel lathered in cream cheese. Totality is when the moon completely blocks out the sun, casting a shadow no larger than 167 miles wide on the earth. We have eclipses fairly often but the world is a big place and so they are not always happening in places first of all on land and they are especially not happening with such a huge population. (more...)
White House: Trump 'weighed in' on son's statement White House: Trump 'weighed in' on son's statement
- August 02, 2017

She says Trump Jr.'s statement is true and there was "no inaccuracy" in the statement. On July 8, The New York Times newspaper cited the statement when reporting that the adoption program was the main issue discussed at the meeting. One source said both Ivanka and husband Jared Kushner supported Kelly and his move to dismiss Scaramucci. People briefed on the matter said some of Trump's aides helped craft the statement while in the air. (more...)
Irish bid for UK-based European Union agencies post-Brexit Irish bid for UK-based European Union agencies post-Brexit
- August 02, 2017

Eight cities have applied for EBA, which employs 160 people and writes and coordinates banking rules for the bloc. Monday was the last day to apply, and the list was published on Tuesday by the Council of the European Union, where representatives of member states meet. (more...)
Don't allow Hindustan to become 'lynchistan': Opposition Don't allow Hindustan to become 'lynchistan': Opposition
- August 01, 2017

Earlier in the day, initiating the debate, Congress leader in the House Mallikarjun Kharge accused the NDA government of "indirectly encouraging" right-wing groups such as Vishwa Hindu Parishad and Bajrang Dal for attacking people in the name of cow protection. (more...)
Indian Forces Kill Two Terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir Indian Forces Kill Two Terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir
- July 31, 2017

The officer said one person, whose identity is being ascertained, was hit by a bullet in the shoulder and rushed to a hospital. An SLR and an INSAS rifle has been recovered from the spot, ANI reported. The Indian authorities have suspended internet services in Pulwama district following the killings. Due to the clash between Forces and Protesters, six protestors were injured. (more...)
Interim PM seeks Maulana Fazl's support for election Interim PM seeks Maulana Fazl's support for election
- July 31, 2017

Reports suggested the PML-N would nominate another MP to serve as interim prime minister for the 45-day period during which the ruling party can prove its majority in Parliament and elect a new leader of the House. "They have given Pakistan hope". Ironically, no prime minister of Pakistan has been able to complete his full term in office; for Nawaz Sharif, who has been haunted by allegations of corruption during all his three tenures, and chose to take no notice of it, this is his third ... (more...)
Top SP MLCs dedicate their seats to Yogi Adityanath, 'their' CM Top SP MLCs dedicate their seats to Yogi Adityanath, 'their' CM
- July 30, 2017

Days after a massive drama in Bihar ending with BJP forming a coalition government and slew of resignations by Congress legislators in Gujarat gave the saffron party a clear advantage in the ensuing Rajya Sabha polls, Uttar Pradesh was hit by a similar political storm that gave the BJP ample reason to cheer at the cost of the Samajwadi Party (SP) and Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP). (more...)
For Donald Trump, the honeymoon with Vladimir Putin may be finally over
- July 30, 2017

The move, which Russian Federation had been threatening, came a day after the U.S. Senate passed legislation 98-2 to expand economic sanctions against Russian Federation, along with Iran and North Korea . The European Union has also expressed concern about the new sanctions , saying they could have an impact on the European energy sector. Germany's foreign minister says his country won't accept new USA sanctions against Russian Federation being applied to European companies but is ... (more...)
One Dead in Knife Attack at Hamburg Supermarket One Dead in Knife Attack at Hamburg Supermarket
- July 29, 2017

The assailant entered the supermarket and stabbed several customers before fleeing, police said. Officers then arrested him. The attacker, who was acting alone, was lightly injured as he was caught, they said. Armed police have been pictured on the scene having cordoned off the area. Today's attack in Hamburg takes place amidst a rash of ISIS-inspired attacks already this year in Paris, London, Brussels, Stockholm, and the suicide bombing in Manchester. (more...)
After repeal attempt fails, GOP may chip away at Obamacare After repeal attempt fails, GOP may chip away at Obamacare
- July 28, 2017

They knew it wouldn't pass, but these GOP senators wanted to be on record voting in support of this risky, regressive, and unpopular legislation anyway. This opposition is founded on estimates from the non-partisan Congressional Budget Office's that any of the proposed Republican plans would mean millions of people losing health insurance. (more...)