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World Media North Korea de-escalation eyed as Donald Trump victory
Author: 0 North Korea de-escalation eyed as Donald Trump victory

Dialing back his provocative rhetoric, President Donald Trump tweeted Wednesday morning saying North Korea's leader made a "very wise " and "well-reasoned" choice when he chose to back down from threats of launching a missile at Guam, a USA territory .

World Media Fox CEO raps Trump over Charlottesville
Author: 0 Fox CEO raps Trump over Charlottesville

Murdoch is far from alone in his vigor to donate to the global, century-old Jewish NGO - earlier on Thursday, Apple CEO Tim Cook pledged $1 million to the ADL in the wake of the fatal violence in Charlottesville . AFL-CIO president Richard Trumka said in a statement: "We can not sit on a council for a president who tolerates bigotry and domestic terrorism". It is all the more notable, however, because of Murdoch's father's relationship with the president.

World Media Status yellow warning in place for THESE five counties
Author: 0 Status yellow warning in place for THESE five counties

A yellow warning for heavy rain and thunderstorms remains in place for the Grampian region, with forecasters warning of flooding across the region. This evening is set to be blustery, with thundery, heavy showers predicted, which will move from the mid-west into Leinster this afternoon.

World Media Korea missile debris hitting Philippines 'remote'
Author: 0 Korea missile debris hitting Philippines 'remote'

Macron's statement follows a phone call with Trump Saturday evening. The exercises are an annual event, but come as Pyongyang says it is readying a plan to fire off four "Hwasong-12" missiles toward the US island territory and major military hub.

Author: 0 Japan's Abe holds talks with top United States military officer

Meeting with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe in Tokyo on Friday, as part of his ongoing tour of Asia, Dunford said: "The nature of our bilateral relationship, particularly at the military level, is rock solid". Joseph Dunford also agreed in their meeting in Tokyo to take specific actions to improve bilateral defense capacity in light of the heightened tensions over North Korea, which is seeking its nuclear and missile ambitions.

World Media Anti-poaching activist shot dead in Tanzania; motive unclear
Author: 0 Anti-poaching activist shot dead in Tanzania; motive unclear

Mr Wayne Lotter, a former vice president of the International Ranger Foundation and a co-founder of an organisation that has been combating poaching in Tanzania for the last eight years, was killed when his taxi was stopped by another vehicle as he was being driven from an airport to his hotel.

World Media Venezuela government allies seize legislative powers
Author: 0 Venezuela government allies seize legislative powers

Multiple countries have said before Friday's move that they did not recognize the Constituent Assembly. Most major countries in the Americas, including the US, Canada, Brazil , Argentina, Mexico and Chile have dismissed the Constituent Assembly as illegitimate and a tool to undermine Venezuelan democracy.

World Media Venues for PH 2019 SEA Games revealed
Author: 0 Venues for PH 2019 SEA Games revealed

Furthermore, Foreign Affairs Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano will serve as chairman of the games organizing committee. IT was on, then it was off, now it is on again: Philippines have said they will be in a position to host the 2019 Southeast Asian (SEA) Games after all.

World Media Girls Found Dead In Clinton Home
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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. They were pronounced dead by fire department personnel. "We are so very, very devastated for these young, attractive children and their families", Alsobrooks said.

World Media Prabhas starts shooting for 'Saaho'
Author: 0 Prabhas starts shooting for 'Saaho'

Prabhas took to his Facebook page to reveal that he has started shooting for Saaho. "He has finally joined the sets of Saaho from today". As per reports, a huge set has been erected at a studio in the city with an expense of Rs 5 crore, where Prabhas received a warm welcome from his film's unit members.

World Media U.S. scales back deployment to Korea for drills
Author: 0 U.S. scales back deployment to Korea for drills

Chung also said he is unequivocally opposed to the withdrawal of USA forces from the Korean peninsula. The incident punctuated ongoing tensions between the Koreas, as the North warned of a "catastrophe" if the South goes ahead with planned joint military drills with the United States next week.

Author: 0 Trump's Council of CEOs in Disarray Following Remarks on Protest

It's highly unusual for a CEO to put out a statement calling out a sitting president. "Thank you all!" Trump tweeted. I have already made clear my abhorrence at the recent hate-spawned violence in Charlottesville , and earlier today I called on all leaders to condemn the white supremacists and their ilk who marched and committed violence.

World Media Aretha Franklin Plans to Open a Nightclub in Detroit
Author: 0 Aretha Franklin Plans to Open a Nightclub in Detroit

Or, it turns out, sporadic gigs at her own potential nightclub . "In my retirement plan, I'd like to have a small club here in Detroit". The 75-year-old told the Detroit Free Press newspaper she wanted to open a nightclub in downtown Detroit during her retirement where she would occasionally perform.

Author: 0 Parliament not undermined after Nawaz's ouster: Qamar Zaman Kaira

The PPP leader maintained that the party has always believed in cooperation for the betterment of the people and the country. He said that Nawaz Sharif should have taken the initiative earlier to cooperate with the political forces of the country.

World Media Neo-Nazi From 'Vice' Documentary Cries On Camera About Possible Arrest
Author: 0 Neo-Nazi From 'Vice' Documentary Cries On Camera About Possible Arrest

Their rhetoric was explicit and harsh, including chants of " Jews will not replace us " and "blood and soil", a re-appropriation of a Nazi axiom about German heritage. Cantwell told the news agency that his PayPal account had also been banned. The violence reached a tragic peak when 32-year-old Heather Heyer was killed and 19 others were injured after a vehicle rammed into a group of counter-protesters.

World Media Former GOP Chair: CNN Is 'Using' Heather Heyer's Mom For Politics
Author: 0 Former GOP Chair: CNN Is 'Using' Heather Heyer's Mom For Politics

Both Democrat and Republican politicians criticised Trump's initial response - when he condemned violence "on all sides" - as inadequate. Trump would do well to listen to them both. In an editorial, The New York Times said Trump's behaviour "has become distressingly unsurprising". "He just can't forget his election trouncing.The people of SC will remember!" In a statement given to CNN's Kate Bolduan , the South Carolina Republican had harsh words for the President.

World Media North Korea: Nuclear Talks Only If US Stops 'Hostile Policy' and Threats
Author: 0 North Korea: Nuclear Talks Only If US Stops 'Hostile Policy' and Threats

I said security from whom. North Korea simply lacks the capability to do so in a way that wouldn't open it up to worldwide embarrassments, such as the missiles failing or being shot down by the US. This has been a struggle with negotiations getting off the ground involving the two nations, as both North Korea and the United States are keen for the other side to make large concessions as a show of good faith, and neither seems willing to act first.

World Media Trump's domestic crisis: Charlottesville and white nationalists
Author: 0 Trump's domestic crisis: Charlottesville and white nationalists

For starters, a 32-year-old woman is dead, crushed when, police say, a white supremacist mowed his auto into a crowd of counter-protesters. Some associates said Bannon thought he was speaking off the record, a la Scaramucci, but Bannon told the Daily Mail that his comments "drew fire away from POTUS" and "changed the narrative".

World Media Fiesta Texas, other Six Flags theme parks take down Confederate States flag
Author: 0 Fiesta Texas, other Six Flags theme parks take down Confederate States flag

Flag displays at Six Flags theme parks got a makeover on Friday. "We always choose to focus on celebrating the things that unite us versus those that divide us", said Six Flags spokeswoman Sharon Parker in the statement. While speaking with TMZ , officials reportedly differentiated between the Confederate battle flag and the "Stars and Bars" flag, which is the one flown at the amusement park.

World Media Penn State approves contract extension for James Franklin
Author: 0 Penn State approves contract extension for James Franklin

Named Penn State's 16th head football coach on January 11, 2014, Franklin has directed the Nittany Lions to three consecutive winning seasons, including an 11-3 mark and Rose Bowl berth a year ago. With one of FBS's youngest teams, Franklin led Penn State to an 11-3 mark in 2016. "James and his staff have done an exceptional job with our football student-athletes and in all aspects of the football program", Penn State athletic director Sandy Barbour said.

World Media China tells US, North Korea to 'hit the brakes' on threats
Author: 0 China tells US, North Korea to 'hit the brakes' on threats

In a press conference marking his first 100 days in office, Moon said he wanted "all South Koreans to believe with confidence that there will be no war", and also downplayed his United States counterpart Donald Trump's belligerent comments over Pyongyang, reports Efe news.

World Media Attack on JNU and St Stephen's College students
Author: 0 Attack on JNU and St Stephen's College students

While she rode a motorcycle with two of her friends, the other four started to walk towards their taxi which was waiting outside the sanctuary. The students also said that the men tried to drag the girl into a shed and allegedly threatened to rape her.

World Media Why is this solar eclipse so rare?
Author: 0 Why is this solar eclipse so rare?

If the moon is farthest away from the Earth and the orbit coincides with a nodal point in the orbit, you can have an eclipse where the moon is too small to completely cover the sun. Eclipse viewers should also beware of scam artists pushing phony eclipse glasses that lack proper filters. In the post , he also said that he feared he might see a huge number of patients at his clinic with complaints of a blurry vision after the eclipse.

Author: 0 Australia's citizenship saga continues as another minister may have dual nationality

One list, published by the Australian , named 50 MPs who had at least a grandparent born overseas. There has been enough talk of subterfuge and collusion to rival a cold war spy novel. Mr Turnbull, 62, said Friday that Section 44 was created to prevent politicians from having conflicts of loyalties or split allegiances. Worse still, the government could lose its one-seat majority in the lower house if the High Court rules that Deputy Prime Minister Barnaby Joyce - who has now renounced ...

World Media Detained, ailing Iran opposition leader ends hunger strike
Author: 0 Detained, ailing Iran opposition leader ends hunger strike

Analysts said they still expected it would be quite a while before a public trial started - "perhaps too long for Mr. Karroubi, who is old and sick", said Farshad Ghorbanpour, a political analyst close to the government. He published a letter his father wrote to President Hassan Rouhani calling for a trial. Both were placed under house arrest in 2011 for their role in the protests, which were brutally put down by the regime.

World Media Powerball jackpot climbs to $535 million
Author: 0 Powerball jackpot climbs to $535 million

That projected jackpot for Saturday's drawing is now $535 million, Lottery officials said. John, left, and Pat Snell of Queens buy Powerball tickets at Levine's Hallmark in Floral Park on Saturday, June 3, 2017, for the jackpot now at $337 Million.

Author: 0 N Korea, US Should Step Up Efforts to Settle Korean Crisis - Beijing

A similar message was voiced in Beijing , where the vice chairman of China's Central Military Commission, Fan Changlong, met with U.S. Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman Joseph Dunford on the Korean situation on August 17. Tensions have flared between the USA and North Korea after Pyongyang made advances in its missile testing. President Trump's startling threats to rain "fire and fury" on Pyongyang should it threaten American interests in the region have only fueled the sense of crisis ...

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