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World Media ASUU To Decide On Nation Wide Strike This Weekend
Author: 0 ASUU To Decide On Nation Wide Strike This Weekend

At a briefing in Abuja on Monday, ASUU president professor Biodun Ogunyemi said government has reneged on a 2013 memorandum of understanding. " It is with deep pain and regret that NANS received the news of another indefinite strike by ASUU over the Federal Government's indifference to their plight ".

World Media Guam officials 'ecstatic' as North Korea holds off attack
Author: 0 Guam officials 'ecstatic' as North Korea holds off attack

But restraint was not the word of the day on Friday as Mr Trump sent out a cascade of unscripted statements, including what appeared to be another red line - the mere utterance of threats - that would trigger a USA attack against North Korea and "big, big trouble" for Kim.

Author: 0 China urges U.S. to exercise caution over North Korea

The White House says that Trump — in a phone call Friday to President Xi Jinping (shee jihn-peeng) — saluted Xi for China's United Nations vote to impose tougher sanctions on North Korea . "In order to defuse the tensions and prevent the unsafe military conflict on the Korean peninsula, it is necessary for the U.S. to make a proper option first and show it through action, as it committed provocations after introducing huge nuclear strategic equipment into the vicinity of the peninsula", he ...

Author: 0 Trump tells Calvo he's behind Guam "1000%"

This weekend, German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel urged the United States and South Korea to make their planned joint military exercise "as unprovocative as possible". Naval and Air Force bases, from which two B-1B supersonic bombers were deployed close to the Korean peninsula on Tuesday. South Korean President Moon Jae-In weighed in on Tuesday, saying Seoul would avoid a second Korean War at all costs.

World Media Pentagon: US ready to counter North Korean threat
Author: 0 Pentagon: US ready to counter North Korean threat

Guam, a tropical island more than 3,000km to the south-east of North Korea, is home to about 163,000 people and a strategically located USA air base, a Navy installation that includes a submarine squadron, a Coast Guard group and roughly 6,000 United States military service members.

World Media Full Withdrawal From Afghanistan Is An Option: Mattis
Author: 0 Full Withdrawal From Afghanistan Is An Option: Mattis

There are about 8,400 US troops in Afghanistan, down from around 100,000 in 2010 and 2011. The Pentagon seeks to send nearly 4,000 more to expand training of Afghan military forces and bolster USA counterterrorism operations. He said the US should appoint a viceroy, a term that recalls colonialism, to manage the nation and deploy military contractors with Afghanistan military brigades over the long term.

World Media Ric Flair's daughter shares update following WWE legend's hospitalization
Author: 0 Ric Flair's daughter shares update following WWE legend's hospitalization

Two-time WWE Hall of Famer Ric Flair is resting after a rough few days. "Our Dad is a FIGHTER and your continued thoughts and prayers MEAN THE WORLD to us", she wrote on behalf of the family. Throughout Monday, countless former wrestlers and current WWE superstars sent their thoughts to Flair on social media. Check out the outpouring of support from the WWE community, including an IG post from Flair's daughter, below.

World Media Trump belatedly calls neo-Nazis, KKK criminals
Author: 0 Trump belatedly calls neo-Nazis, KKK criminals

Trump said anyone who engaged in criminal behavior at the rally would face justice, the Republican president said . "We condemn in the strongest possible terms of this egregious display of hatred, bigotry and violence on many sides ", he told a press conference Saturday after a auto rammed into protesters and street brawl broke out during the protest.

World Media North Korea puts Guam plan on hold, says will watch USA actions
Author: 0 North Korea puts Guam plan on hold, says will watch USA actions

But US Senator Dianne Feinstein, a veteran lawmaker with the Democratic Party, was concerned that Trump would, "promote an even more aggressive response" from Kim. North Korea would be a pressing priority for a president Clinton, as much as it is for the Trump administration. But Trump didn't call for a strike, and he won't.

World Media Trump adviser emails show attempts to set up Russian Federation meeting, report says
Author: 0 Trump adviser emails show attempts to set up Russian Federation meeting, report says

In a half dozen emails sent between March and September 2016, a Trump foreign policy adviser alerts campaign officials to the efforts and offers to arrange such a meeting. Even so, a spokesperson for Manafort says his response to Papadopoulos' email shows "any invitation by Russian Federation, directly or indirectly, would be rejected outright" and "is concrete evidence the Russian Federation collusion narrative is fake news".

Author: 0 Former spy chief: Denuclearized North Korea not in the cards

Nonetheless, like Trump, he can not be at all certain that China will act effectively to stymie Kim's ambitions. The findings of the Defense Intelligence Agency's confidential analysis last month will most likely raise more concern over the threat that North Korea's military presents.

World Media Gert becomes 2017's second hurricane
Author: 0 Gert becomes 2017's second hurricane

The forecast calls for it to turn northeast and accelerate Tuesday night. Gert - which has now been upgraded to a hurricane, marking the second hurricane of the 2017 Atlantic season - remains a "potential threat" to Bermuda, the Bermuda Weather Service said.

World Media Oil Wavers on Mixed Demand Signals
Author: 0 Oil Wavers on Mixed Demand Signals

However, the latest oil market report from OPEC showed that production increased by 173,000 barrels per day in July, after rising by 396,000 barrels in June and by 366,000 barrels per day in May, thanks largely to two exempted countries, Libya and Nigeria .

World Media Teenager Arrested in Vandalism of New England Holocaust Memorial
Author: 0 Teenager Arrested in Vandalism of New England Holocaust Memorial

WHDH reports it's the second time the memorial has been vandalized in 2017. "We are appalled and saddened that the New England Holocaust Memorial was vandalized Monday night for the second time in just 6 weeks", Jewish Community Relations Council and Combined Jewish Philanthropies said in a statement.

World Media Britons jailed for sexual assault of Malaysian woman in Singapore
Author: 0 Britons jailed for sexual assault of Malaysian woman in Singapore

Son faces six-and-a-half years in prison and eight strokes of the cane, while Le was sentenced to five-and-a-half years in jail and five strokes of the cane. Since Vu has been in remand since Sep 12, 2016, his jail term will be backdated. "They took advantage of (the victim's) vulnerable state ... and violated (her)", Judge Hoo said.

World Media Another major London tube station evacuated after train fills with smoke
Author: 0 Another major London tube station evacuated after train fills with smoke

Inspector Sands is code for an emergency or potential emergency. "Lots of people ran but others encouraged people to walk and situation was calm", she said. Police said they had responded to fire and smoke alarm messages in a subway vehicle. They added on Twitter: 'Some west-bound trains are being held at short notice while we investigate a faulty train at Holborn'.

World Media Vigil held in Nanuet following deadly violence in Charlottesville
Author: 0 Vigil held in Nanuet following deadly violence in Charlottesville

One man was charged with second-degree murder and other counts after he rammed a auto into a crowd of protesters, killing one person and injuring more than a dozen others. According to local media reports , demonstrators shouted and threw bottles at the opposing groups. "I didn't know what to say ". "We condemn the intolerance behind it and those who would pass it off as a legitimate political movement", he said.

World Media Perseids meteor shower on Saturday
Author: 0 Perseids meteor shower on Saturday

At its best , the shower can produce more than 50 meteors per hour. That's what many of you will be saying if you're up late Friday and Saturday night for the peak of the Perseid Meteor Shower . Cooke said this year's rate is expected to be about 150 per hour but many of those will be blocked out by the light of the moon. A bright moon will make the Perseids appear dimmer and obscure visibility for some of them altogether.

World Media Facts About North Korean Dictator Kim Jong Un
Author: 0 Facts About North Korean Dictator Kim Jong Un

The U.S. military would be able to determine if a North Korean missile is headed toward Guam "within moments", he said, because of spy satellites, radars and other high-tech sensors that track missile launches. Seung Wong Yu on Sunday while preparing for his Sunday service at Korean Presbyterian Church. By simply not doing what foreign powers and many political critics wanted, we're seeing the light at the end of the tunnel.

World Media Pakistan marks 70 years of independence with fireworks, air show
Author: 0 Pakistan marks 70 years of independence with fireworks, air show

A common denominator in this majority Hindu-Muslim issue between India and Pakistan has been the other minority religious groups who are on both sides of the divide. One hopes that the Kashmir valley truly regains peace, without further division. "This is gone viral already bro! Simply soulful and extremely peaceful listening to it.

World Media Rally held in Toronto to condemn Virginia violence
Author: 0 Rally held in Toronto to condemn Virginia violence

Jesse-Blue Forrest, a Toronto resident who is from a community near Charlottesville , said he came out to let people know that violence is not the norm in the American city. Toronto demonstrator Lindy Chan echoed her sentiment. She said the gathering was friendly and noted many in attendance were "not political activists or people who would normally show up for a demonstration".

World Media Death toll from Charlottesville violence rises to 3
Author: 0 Death toll from Charlottesville violence rises to 3

ACLU of Virginia Executive Director Claire Guthrie Gastanaga said in no way was their lawsuit cause the violence Saturday afternoon. While McAuliffe said he had been angry, he said he had put his anger aside and asked others to do the same.

World Media Japan's PM Abe sends ritual offering to Yasukuni shrine
Author: 0 Japan's PM Abe sends ritual offering to Yasukuni shrine

Japan has deployed missile interceptor batteries along the path that North Korean ballistic missiles would fly if the country goes ahead with its threat to fire the missiles toward Guam, which hosts key USA military facilities. Security Council resolution toughening sanctions on North Korea as a highly important step forward, and affirmed the importance of implementing it stringently, according to the officials.

World Media Pandora names Sling TV's Lynch as CEO
Author: 0 Pandora names Sling TV's Lynch as CEO

Naveen Chopra, who has served as Pandora's interim CEO since June, will continue in his role as chief financial officer. The Oakland, California, company is also adding Michael Lynton, the chairman of Snapchat's owner Snap Inc. Lynch's departure leaves a hole in the management of Sling TV which will be filled by Erik Carlson, Dish's president and COO, effective August 31. Among other area bellwethers, Apple, Tesla, Facebook and Salesforce.com all ended the day in positive territory.

World Media Waterloo train derailment: Passengers warned to avoid station all day
Author: 0 Waterloo train derailment: Passengers warned to avoid station all day

South West Trains say there will be delays for the rest of the day - and have urged passengers to avoid the area. with them "strongly advised not to travel to Waterloo". "The incident happened as the train was pulling away from its platform at Waterloo at 5.40am". Meanwhile, a train at London's King's Cross Station appeared to have hit the buffers on platform nine.

World Media RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat hoists Tricolour at Kerala school despite DC's opposition
Author: 0 RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat hoists Tricolour at Kerala school despite DC's opposition

The RSS chief hoisted the tricolour at the Karnakayamman Higher Secondary School at Moothanthara in Palakkad district at about 9 am on Tuesday. After hoisting the flag, he addressed the audience. The school management received the memo from the Collector at 0100 hrs. The RSS-BJP and the CPI (M) have been at loggerheads in Kerala, particularly its northern parts, after the Left Democratic Front came to power in the state past year.

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