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Rex Tillerson urges calm on North Korea, says no imminent threat Rex Tillerson urges calm on North Korea, says no imminent threat
- Августа 10, 2017

And North Korea's military said it was examining plans for attacking Guam. The dollar's weakness in early Tokyo trading also stemmed from a report of North Korea's state-run Korean Central News Agency that the country is carefully considering making missile strikes on areas around the U.S. (more...)
Asian stocks lower as US North Korea nuclear tensions rise Asian stocks lower as US North Korea nuclear tensions rise
- Августа 10, 2017

On Wednesday, the official KCNA news agency said North Korea was "carefully examining the operational plan for making an enveloping fire at the areas around Guam " using its domestically made medium-to-long-range Hwasong-12 missiles. A Japanese defence paper and a USA media report Tuesday said North Korea may have successfully produced a miniaturized nuclear warhead that can fit inside its missiles. (more...)
Police Carry Out Raids Across Sydney, 14 Arrested Police Carry Out Raids Across Sydney, 14 Arrested
- Августа 10, 2017

The operation reflects the UAE's ongoing support for its global partners and its strong stance against drug trafficking. John Ibrahim's Sydney home has been raided and brothers Michael and Fadi have been arrested as part of a major operation to dismantle an worldwide drug syndicate. (more...)
Sessions Blocking Sanctuary City Funds Poses Threat to Public Safety Sessions Blocking Sanctuary City Funds Poses Threat to Public Safety
- Августа 10, 2017

Mayor Rahm Emanuel has taken his fight against President Donald Trump's immigration policies to court, with Chicago becoming one of the first cities Monday to sue over what many USA cities argue are illegal bids to withhold public safety grants from so-called sanctuary cities. (more...)
Voters Support Trump-Backed Bill Curbing Immigration, Poll Finds Voters Support Trump-Backed Bill Curbing Immigration, Poll Finds
- Августа 10, 2017

Republican voters in New Hampshire are more likely to pick Ohio Gov. John Kasich over President Trump if the two were facing each other today in the 2020 presidential primary, according to a new poll out Tuesday. "Whether unleashing a deportation force to tear apart families, or threatening the protections of DACA, or backing the exhausted cruelty of this bill, the Trump Administration continues to choose discrimination over smart policies that strengthen and enrich our nation", said House ... (more...)
Abandoned baby girl survives 3 days in plastic bag Abandoned baby girl survives 3 days in plastic bag
- Августа 10, 2017

Investigators in NY believe the 8-month-old child was left outside wrapped in a plastic bag for three days before someone found her. The baby was in stable condition at a hospital, officials said. Her whole head was covered all the way down'. Police confirmed the child was recovered, and said Child Services was involved. "They are truly heroes in this incident", Elmira police Sgt. (more...)
Suspect accused of killing Missouri officer charged with murder Suspect accused of killing Missouri officer charged with murder
- Августа 10, 2017

The suspected gunman ditched the Dodge a couple of blocks away from the shootout and took off, leading dozens of Kansas and Missouri police agencies on a hunt that lasted two days, authorities say. Furthermore, they're investigating whether the suspect had any help and how he managed to evade capture. The Kansas City Star cited police dispatches from the Henry County Joint Communication Center captured and archived by Broadcastify.com, an online source of public safety audio streams. (more...)
Ga. Gym Owner Unapologetic After Putting Up Controversial Ga. Gym Owner Unapologetic After Putting Up Controversial "No Cops" Sign
- Августа 10, 2017

A gym owner is offering no apologies for leaving a nasty warning about police officers in the window. Chambers did make one compromise with his anti-cop sign. He still says police officers are not welcome in his gym, nor are active military members. "American police are really just an entity that they serve capitalism and they serve white supremacy, and that's the way we see that". (more...)
Transgender Service Members Sue President Trump Over Military Ban Transgender Service Members Sue President Trump Over Military Ban
- Августа 10, 2017

It was less than two weeks ago when President Trump announced his ban on transgender service members from the military , rocking the LGBTQ community and sparking widespread condemnation from across the political spectrum . Thorn, Executive Director of OutServe-SLDN said in a statement . "Nothing like this has ever happened before", Shannon Minter , a transgender legal expert and NCLR's legal director, told McClatchy. (more...)
Rez Infinite Out on PC Now Rez Infinite Out on PC Now
- Августа 10, 2017

Enhance Games will release Rez Infinite for Steam and Oculus Home today, the studio said this morning. In addition to offering Rez Infinite for PC, anyone who purchases the game will get a special Rez Infinite Digital Deluxe DLC package with a 7-track Area X digital soundtrack sampler, excerpt from the Rez Infinite Retrospective art book, 20 desktop wallpapers and original Rez avatars. (more...)
Trump jabs back after McConnell's comments
- Августа 10, 2017

Unsurprisingly, that explanation didn't sit well with the commander in chief, and he took to Twitter on Wednesday to fire back, asking "After 7 years of Repeal & Replace, why not done?" But his tweet Wednesday was an unusually personal reproach of the 33-year Senate veteran. (more...)
Kenyan police brace for election violence Kenyan police brace for election violence
- Августа 10, 2017

To ensure security, the Inspector General of police Joseph Boinnet said that over 150,000 officers have been deployed across the country to ensure a violent free election process. Odinga had rejected the presidential results, saying the electoral body's servers were hacked, creating room for manipulation of the votes . The President called for peace, urging Kenyans to vote peacefully and go back to their homes to await the results. (more...)
A-bomb anniversary in Nagasaki amid US-North Korea tension
- Августа 10, 2017

The first half of the marchers held signs, carried a giant puppet and waved black flags commemorating the anniversaries of when the United States dropped bombs on Hiroshima on August 6, 1945 and Nagasaki on August 9, 1945. The outspoken mayor praised the atomic bombing survivors, or " hibakusha ", for their lifelong devotion to the effort. He implored Japan to join the treaty to prohibit nuclear weapons. (more...)
Florida mom drove to West Virginia with daughter's body, police say Florida mom drove to West Virginia with daughter's body, police say
- Августа 10, 2017

The newspaper says Trooper D.R. Dillon recorded a statement from Newsome, in which Newsome said she picked up her daughter, Kaye-lea Plummer, from her bed on Friday and put the little girl in her truck. Authorities got a call around 11:20 a.m. from the shocked tourists, which prompted West Virginia State Police to visit the scene near the Virginia border. (more...)
NOAA calls for an extremely active season ahead; updated forecast NOAA calls for an extremely active season ahead; updated forecast
- Августа 10, 2017

That's in part because the chance of an El Niño forming has dropped sharply since May, Bell said. The traditional Atlantic season runs from June 1 through November 30, with this year's Tropical Storm Arlene jumping the gun and forming in April. (more...)
Qatar announces visa-free entry for citizens of 80 countries including Russian Federation Qatar announces visa-free entry for citizens of 80 countries including Russian Federation
- Августа 10, 2017

Qatari government officials said in a press release that a visa waiver will be issued free of charge at the point of entry after a passport with a minimum validity of six months is presented along with an onward of return ticket. QTA chief tourism development officer Hassan Al Ibrahim said: "Easing entry to Qatar is a key enabler for the growth of Qatar's tourism industry". In May 2017, QTA and Qatar Airways launched +Qatar, a package which includes a free night's stay in a 5- or 4- star hotel ... (more...)
Showers and Storms Likely Today Showers and Storms Likely Today
- Августа 10, 2017

Finger Lakes The best chance for rain will come during the later morning hours on Saturday , but a brief shower will be possible at nearly any time. The rain risk will be 60 percent. Scattered thunderstorms are possible in the Wichita area Wednesday afternoon and evening, forecasters say. Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy - low around 67. (more...)
North Korea Warns Of Preemptive Missile Strikes Against Guam North Korea Warns Of Preemptive Missile Strikes Against Guam
- Августа 10, 2017

The North Korean army said in a statement that its Strategic Force - a nuclear and missile warfare unit - was " carefully examining " a plan to fire a ballistic rocket at Guam , a Pacific territory administered by the United States. The threat is unsurprising for the more than 160,000 people who live on the small island, roughly the size of Chicago , in the western Pacific Ocean. (more...)
Israeli forces wound two Palestinians, arrest 25 in West Bank Israeli forces wound two Palestinians, arrest 25 in West Bank
- Августа 10, 2017

Last month, a rocket from Gaza landed in an open area in the Sha'ar Hanegev Regional Council. "Some time ago a shell hit an open area in the district (city ed.) Ashkelon". Hamas, the terror group that rules Gaza, has largely refrained from firing rockets into Israel since it fought a devastating war with Israel in 2014. (more...)
Israeli Think Tank Files Libel Suit Against Netanyahu's Son Israeli Think Tank Files Libel Suit Against Netanyahu's Son
- Августа 10, 2017

The Netanyahu family issued the following response: "Yair Netanyahu [the eldest son] is vegetarian, Avner [the younger son] and Mrs. Netanyahu nearly never eat meat, and the prime minister does not consume food worth thousands of shekels from a steak house". (more...)

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