Monday October 23-rd, 2017

USA scales back deployment to Korea for drills USA scales back deployment to Korea for drills

USA and South Korean forces on Monday will start annual joint military exercises that assume potential armed conflict on the Korean Peninsula. North Korea has termed the decision to hold the exercise a " catastrophe ". Hours later, North Korea resp...

Trump encourages violence against Muslims after Barcelona attack Trump encourages violence against Muslims after Barcelona attack

Nope, the badass Trump wasn't taking a page from Mr. Najib's playbook of racism. He is said to have rounded up 50 terrorists and then ordered his men to shoot 49 of them, using bullets dipped in pig's blood. There's another piece of evidence ...

Eureka Times-Standard: Humboldt County unemployment rate for July Eureka Times-Standard: Humboldt County unemployment rate for July

The Arkansas unemployment rate remains unchanged according to the release of latest available figures. July's jobless rate rose to 5.2 percent, as a decline in Mississippians with jobs outstripped a shrinking labor force. She says job growth is bei...

Turkey's Erdogan calls German leaders 'enemies' Turkey's Erdogan calls German leaders 'enemies'

But he said he expected voters of Turkish origin to " teach a lesson to the parties which are disrespectful to Turkey" when they cast their votes in a "struggle for honour". Tensions have spiralled between Germany and Turkey in recent months. Tu...

Kissimmee officer killed, 1 injured in shooting Kissimmee officer killed, 1 injured in shooting

Richard "Sam" Howard and Ofc. Howard remained in "critical grave condition" Saturday morning and there was "not much hope" that he would survive his injuries, O'Dell said before officers announced his passing just before 3 p.m. The sheriff's depa...

Trump criticizes removal of Confederate monuments Trump criticizes removal of Confederate monuments

Two states, MS and SC, are represented in the Statuary Hall Collection exclusively by Confederate figures. Johnson, D-Dallas, contends that kind of review could take years and said previous efforts, including one following the racially-motivated ...

US Security Leaders Say North Korea War Not Imminent, But Danger Looms US Security Leaders Say North Korea War Not Imminent, But Danger Looms

North Korea's Minju Joson newspaper said in an editorial Saturday that the North's army is "capable of fighting any war the US wants". Threat of a US-North Korean nuclear war is not imminent, according to the CIA Director Mike Pompeo .

Puri-Haridwar Train Derails in UP's Muzaffarnagar: What we Know so Far Puri-Haridwar Train Derails in UP's Muzaffarnagar: What we Know so Far

Local district administration, railway officials and NDRF team have rushed to the spot and relief and rescue operations are under way. Senior officers have been instructed to reach site and ensure speedy rescue oprations. As per official sources, Pat...

Trump Calls Peaceful Boston Protestors 'Agitators' Trump Calls Peaceful Boston Protestors 'Agitators'

The permit is for 100 people and a two-hour rally Saturday from noon until 2 p.m. The police presence in Boston will include undercover officers mingling in the crowds and officers on bicycles, Evans said . Walsh urged people to stay away from the...

Coup in Venezuela: Maduro Regime's Constituent Assembly Dissolves, Replaces Parliament Coup in Venezuela: Maduro Regime's Constituent Assembly Dissolves, Replaces Parliament

The protests had just started when the supreme Court, an institution which is deemed close to the president, was arrogée the end of march the Parliament's powers before making u-turn 48 hours later to face the outcry in the country and overseas.

More than 400 people confirmed dead after Sierra Leone mudslides More than 400 people confirmed dead after Sierra Leone mudslides

The government has hired 600 gravediggers for burials in a cemetery that holds victims of the 2014-15 Ebola outbreak that killed thousands in the country. Serria Leone President, Ernest Koroma, when he visited the disaster stricken area, called on th...

Seven-year-old Australian boy missing after Barcelona attack Seven-year-old Australian boy missing after Barcelona attack

Julian's grandfather said his daughter-in-law, Julian's mom, Jom , was located in a hospital in serious but stable condition. "Julian is 7 years old and was out with Jom when they were separated, due to the recent terrorist activity ".

Moon says requisitioned workers have right to claim compensation Moon says requisitioned workers have right to claim compensation

North Korea's threats against Guam and its advancing missile capabilities, highlighted by a pair of intercontinental ballistic missile flight tests in July, have raised security jitters among many South Koreans who worry that a fully functional ICBM...

Avoiding Irish border checks is top priority for United Kingdom in Brexit negotiations Avoiding Irish border checks is top priority for United Kingdom in Brexit negotiations

Instead, it recommended wide-ranging tariff exemptions for small- and medium-sized businesses trading over the border and suggested that larger companies could report imports and exports online. The British government has said it does not want "hard ...

US, Japan Agree to Boost Defenses Against North Korea US, Japan Agree to Boost Defenses Against North Korea

This braggadocio has led to President Donald Trump to respond in kind, stating: "If the U.S., South Korea or Guam detects an imminent nuclear threat from North Korea , they will see fire and fury like never before". He added it would be a histor...

Details and Consequences of Deadly Navy Destroyer Collision Details and Consequences of Deadly Navy Destroyer Collision

This incident marks the largest death toll on a U.S. ship since 2000 when the USS Cole was bombed in the Aden harbor in Yemen. The predawn sky was still dark with scattered clouds when the ACX Crystal, which is 728 feet long and weighs 29,000 tons,...

Secret Service investigating lawmaker's threatening Facebook comment Secret Service investigating lawmaker's threatening Facebook comment

The Democrat from University City told St. Louis Public Radio she would not step down and that she regretted her Facebook comment . He says it's all in the wording of her post where she says "I hope Trump is assassinated". Senate President Pro ...

Jaya's death will be probed: Tamil Nadu CM Jaya's death will be probed: Tamil Nadu CM

Palaniswami also declared that Jayalalithaa's residence Veda Nilayam in Chennai's Poes Garden would be turned into a memorial as a mark of respect to the Amma. "The head of the commission will be announced later", he added. Sasikala's faction...

Daniel Craig announces return as James Bond Daniel Craig announces return as James Bond

But Soderbergh is onto something there: in a way, he's introducing us to the Daniel Craig that we've been missing out on because he's been playing Bond for the past decade-plus. "I've been doing interviews all day, and people have been asking me,...

Joyce's citizenship a diplomatic incident, Hanson wants to hobble the ABC Joyce's citizenship a diplomatic incident, Hanson wants to hobble the ABC

The High Court will determine later this month if Mr Joyce, a New Zealand citizen by descent through his father, is in breach of the Australian Constitution's section 44 ban on dual citizens being members of parliament. In a recent interview, b...

More than 240 Casualties due to Rainfalls in India More than 240 Casualties due to Rainfalls in India

Three persons died in Bongaigaon, two each in Dhubri, Nalbari and Morigaon. The Sugauli-Raxaul section of the saw flood waters submerging Sugauli and Raxaul yards and inundate area between Raxaul-Ramgarhwa stations. In addition to the rescue operat...

Republican senator Graham says Trump's race remarks dividing US Republican senator Graham says Trump's race remarks dividing US

Demonstrators clashed on the streets of Charlottesville ahead of a white nationalist rally, with counter-protesters and right-wing nationalist groups converging on the college town in the latest chapter in the United States' debate over race and id...

Australia's One Nation party leader wears black burqa and enters senate chamber Australia's One Nation party leader wears black burqa and enters senate chamber

Parry said he had been advised by the clerk that Hanson's identity was known before she entered the chamber and he would "reflect on her mode of dress" as questions continued. "I just felt cut off from the rest of the world", she said. The burqa is w...

A-levels: Nobel Peace Prize victor Malala Yousafzai accepted at Oxford University A-levels: Nobel Peace Prize victor Malala Yousafzai accepted at Oxford University

However on Thursday, Malala in a tweet confirmed that she had secured a position in one of the most prestigious schools of the Oxford University. Sitting in the sea of students, nervous if her grades will make sure she gets in the University sh...

Facebook Bans Keene-Based White Nationalist Featured In Charlottesville Documentary

Our enemies will not stop, they've been threatening us all over the place... The white supremacists facing off against them pack helmets, shields and blunt weapons. We told City Council we did not want them here. We didn't initiate force against anyb...

Hurricane Gert churns up unsafe swells on USA east coast Hurricane Gert churns up unsafe swells on USA east coast

There's also a third tropical wave that moved offshore of west Africa's coast on Wednesday . Forecasters have warned that Tayside could be hit by the tail end of Hurricane Gert tomorrow morning. The first tropical wave, known as Invest 91-L, had w...

China is America's biggest creditor once again China is America's biggest creditor once again

China sold off some of its U.S. Treasury bonds last year to prop up its own currency, the yuan, but its holdings of U.S. government debt have increased this year to $1.15 trillion, an increase of $44 billion since June. national debt, Bloomberg no...

Grace Mugabe asks for diplomatic immunity in SA case Grace Mugabe asks for diplomatic immunity in SA case

Zimbabwe's first lady has sought diplomatic immunity in South Africa , which if granted would exempt her from prosecution. It is unclear if her application would be granted because according to a Zimbabwean intelligence official who spoke anony...

Security chiefs: War with N Korea is not imminent Security chiefs: War with N Korea is not imminent

John Delury, a professor of global relations at Yonsei University in Seoul , said the United States should send a high level envoy to Pyongyang, officially to negotiate the release of two Americans still being held by North Korea, as Canada recently...

Militancy funding: NIA arrests Kashmir's leading businessman Zahoor Watali Militancy funding: NIA arrests Kashmir's leading businessman Zahoor Watali

The NIA carried out searches at 14 places on June 3 in Kashmir in connection with funds being received from Pakistan terror groups for carrying out subversive activities in the Valley. A case of cheating under the Ranbir Penal Code and violation of t...

Hizbul Mujahideen Now On America's Foreign Terrorist Group Hizbul Mujahideen Now On America's Foreign Terrorist Group

The designation, which slaps a series of American sanctions on the militant group, came against the backdrop of upsurge in its terror activities in Kashmir . "Such designations expose and isolate "terrorist" groups and individuals and assist the l...

Donald Trump's presidency is a nightmare for Mitch McConnell's approval ratings Donald Trump's presidency is a nightmare for Mitch McConnell's approval ratings

Additionally, McConnell saw his own approval rating among Republican voters dip from 39% to 33% in just two weeks. Fifty-five percent of Republican voters said that Trump was more honest than McConnell and only 14 percent feel otherwise.

NAFTA discussions could bring 'drama', Canadian official warns NAFTA discussions could bring 'drama', Canadian official warns

Now, the president wants to renegotiate with our neighbors to the north and south. Instead, as president in 1993, Mr. Clinton pushed ahead for congressional approval of NAFTA, winning only by 34 votes in a House controlled by sharply divided Demo...

Mattis warns of risk of war, pushes North Korea diplomacy Mattis warns of risk of war, pushes North Korea diplomacy

Experts said that tensions are likely to flare up again as South Korea and the USA conduct their Ulchi-Freedom Guardian (UFG) exercise starting August 21 for about two weeks. Dunford earlier visited South Korea and stops next in Japan. But if Kim J...

Attorney General Sessions Slams Chicago over 'Sanctuary City' Policies Attorney General Sessions Slams Chicago over 'Sanctuary City' Policies

From defiant lawsuits to reversing policies , USA cities and counties are zeroing in on their immigration rules to avoid losing millions in public safety dollars that the White House has threatened to withhold amid a high-stakes clash over sanctuary...

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