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Tillerson 'Moron' Comment Followed Trump's Call for Massive Nuclear Buildup Tillerson 'Moron' Comment Followed Trump's Call for Massive Nuclear Buildup
- October 14, 2017

Asked for a response to the president's comments, a White House official speaking only on the condition of anonymity, said that the nuclear arsenal was not a primary topic of the briefing. The Federation of American Scientists says the United States now has about 4,000 nuclear warheads earmarked for use in its military stockpile. That came just over a month after Trump responded to a North Korean missile test by telling reporters that if the regime of Kim Jong-un issues further threats, the ... (more...)
A Large Hole Seems To Have Formed In The Antarctic Sea Ice A Large Hole Seems To Have Formed In The Antarctic Sea Ice
- October 14, 2017

The hole was discovered by researchers about a month ago . Known as polynyas or semipermanent area of open water in sea ice, this Weddell polynya is quite mysterious in terms of its origin. Sometimes, the layer of warm water can then melt the ice. That melting created the polynya. When the warmer water cools, on contact with the frigid temperatures in the atmosphere, it sinks. (more...)
Trump pulls U.S. out of UNESCO, citing anti-Israel bias Trump pulls U.S. out of UNESCO, citing anti-Israel bias
- October 13, 2017

Mr Netanyahu said on Thursday that Israel will also withdraw from the agency, which had become a "theatre of the absurd because instead of preserving history, it distorts it". UNESCO was established after World War II to help promote the free flow of information. "Universality is critical to UNESCO's mission to strengthen global peace and security in the face of hatred and violence, to defend human rights and dignity", she said in a statement. (more...)
White House Chief of Staff Kelly dismisses quitting rumors White House Chief of Staff Kelly dismisses quitting rumors
- October 13, 2017

Kelly noted that his current position is "the hardest job I've ever had". The White House says President Donald Trump will nominate Kirstjen Nielsen to serve as his next secretary of Homeland Security . Kelly said Americans should be "concerned" about North Korea since it has developed an intercontinental ballistic missile capability and is developing a vehicle that would allow a missile to survive re-entry into the earth's atmosphere. (more...)
Hamas and Fatah 'agree deal' for unified Palestinian government Hamas and Fatah 'agree deal' for unified Palestinian government
- October 13, 2017

Sanctions taken by Abbas against Hamas-controlled Gaza will also soon be lifted, the Fatah official said. She added: "Israel must act in such a way that the world will not accept the Hezbollah model in Lebanon - a nice foreign government and an armed organization that continues terror". (more...)
In Syria killed the recruiter In Syria killed the recruiter "ID" White widow
- October 13, 2017

The US could face a backlash if the death of Jones's son is confirmed . Jones, who was nicknamed the "White Widow", is believed to have publicized a list of American military personnel to be targeted by ISIS militants, led a group of female terrorists, and acted as a top recruiter online. (more...)
Talwars acquitted in Aarushi murder case Talwars acquitted in Aarushi murder case
- October 13, 2017

They said that they were waiting for the copy of the verdict of the high court . # Aarushi Talwar, 14, was found dead with her throat slit in her bedroom in flat no. I think this is what has happened in this appeal. CBI to appeal in Supreme Court? . He said, "In a case of circumstantial evidence motive does not have extreme significance". (more...)
US Said to Make Proposal That Could Kill NAFTA in 5 Years US Said to Make Proposal That Could Kill NAFTA in 5 Years
- October 13, 2017

As many as 50,000 workers at auto parts suppliers could lose their jobs due to increased tariffs if the USA pulls out of the North American Free Trade Agreement , according to a study released Thursday by the Motor and Equipment Manufacturers Association, which lobbies for suppliers in Washington . (more...)
Storm expected to become Hurricane Ophelia, possibly by tonight Storm expected to become Hurricane Ophelia, possibly by tonight
- October 12, 2017

Through today, October 11, we've had 15 named storms - 10 of which have been hurricanes, and 5 of those 10 became major hurricanes ( Category 3 or higher). Hurricane season runs through the end of November in the Atlantic Ocean, the Gulf of Mexico, and the Caribbean Sea. Forecasters say Ophelia is expected to become a hurricane by Thursday. (more...)
Iran: Trump Decision Could Bring 'Crushing' Response Iran: Trump Decision Could Bring 'Crushing' Response
- October 12, 2017

Ali Akbar Velayati, a top Iranian offical, appeared to suggest military options were being considered. Analysts say such a move would have a very limited impact on the Guards, who are already subject to a wide range of sanctions. If Trump refuses to certify, the Congress will have 60 days to decide whether to restore the sanctions against the Islamic Republic that the U.S. has agreed to waive under the deal. (more...)
Corker On Trump Lying: 'Everyone Knows He Does It'
- October 12, 2017

The feud is odd because Corker was briefly considered as a vice president running mate during the 2016 campaign. "Was made to sound a fool, and that's what I am dealing with!" Trump's outburst comes after Corker made headlines last week when he starkly suggested that the administration's national security team provides the president with badly needed adult supervision. (more...)
South Korea claims North hacked nuclear attack response plans South Korea claims North hacked nuclear attack response plans
- October 12, 2017

Some of the hacked data addressed how to identify movements of members of the North Korean leadership, how to seal off their hiding locations, attack from the air before eliminating them, the lawmaker had said. In a pair of tweets sent Saturday afternoon, Trump said past agreements with North Korea have all been violated. This positive process is worth a try", said an editorial in the state mouthpiece Global Times, following yesterday's military exercises."War would be a nightmare for the ... (more...)
Russian Federation confirms sale of S-400 missile systems to Saudi Arabia Russian Federation confirms sale of S-400 missile systems to Saudi Arabia
- October 11, 2017

THAAD is a kind of missile meant for being deployed against ballistic missiles. It is the first visit of a Saudi monarch to visit Mr Putin. Maria Vorobyova, an official at a Russian government agency dealing with military and technical cooperation, was cited earlier on October 9 as saying that a firm agreement had been reached with Saudi Arabia on the S-400s. (more...)
W Bengal, Odisha, Chattisgarh, Bihar, Jharkhand likely to experience heavy rainfall W Bengal, Odisha, Chattisgarh, Bihar, Jharkhand likely to experience heavy rainfall
- October 11, 2017

Odisha, Chattisgarh, Bihar and Jharkhand is expected to experience heavy rainfall during next 48 to 72 hours. In the same span of time, Midnapore, Digha and Bahrampore witnessed light rains. As per PTI, Delhi-Kolkata and Delhi-Mumbai flights were diverted to Delhi and Ranchi, respectively. "Sea condition would be moderate to rough along and off Odisha coast", it said adding that fishermen are advised to be cautious while venturing into the sea along and off Odisha coast. (more...)
Ivana Trump: Scandal Cost Trump White House 20 Years Ago Ivana Trump: Scandal Cost Trump White House 20 Years Ago
- October 11, 2017

She goes on to say that she couldn't turn on the TV without seeing her face plastered across the screen and was anxious about her kids during the divorce. Donald Trump's first wife, Ivana Trump , has revealed all about her divorce from the now President of the United States and the affair that tore their relationship apart. (more...)
Trump Demands Border Wall Funding For DACA Deal Trump Demands Border Wall Funding For DACA Deal
- October 11, 2017

Trump has recently announced his intent to repeal DACA , which protects "Dreamers", by March 2018, while giving Democrat lawmakers six months to pass a law that would regulate the status of the recipients, some 800,000 people who were granted protection from deportation by President Barack Obama's executive action in 2012. (more...)
EasyJet plc (EZJ) Receives EasyJet plc (EZJ) Receives "Hold" Rating from Investec
- October 11, 2017

About shares traded. Petrobras Argentina SA ADR (NYSE:PZE) has risen 96.46% since October 10, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 11.23% the S&P500. Benin Management accumulated 0.22% or 17,900 shares. Magnetar Fincl Lc holds 0.02% or 13,219 shares in its portfolio. 542,580 are held by Alliancebernstein L P. (more...)
Russian expert suggests signing Iran-style nuke deal with North Korea Russian expert suggests signing Iran-style nuke deal with North Korea
- October 11, 2017

Gabriel said he had made clear to US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson in recent conversations that Europe, due to its relative geographical proximity to Iran , would see its own security interests as damaged if the nuclear deal collapsed. (more...)
2014 defeat knocked sense into us, admits Rahul Gandhi 2014 defeat knocked sense into us, admits Rahul Gandhi
- October 11, 2017

Rahul's remark came after several Union ministers came out in support of Shah's son Jay Amit Shah . The Zee News reporter was unable to answer any of Rahul's questions. " Amit Shah's son's company... it's genie of Modiji's start up India, Make in India", Gandhi said pointing to a news story that said Shah's son Jay's company grew multifold after 2014 and Shah's promotion as BJP's national president. (more...)
As Democrats denounce Weinstein, Clintons and Obama stay mum
- October 11, 2017

Attorneys for Weinstein did not immediately return messages Tuesday. The former presidential candidate began her remarks by offering her sympathy for those impacted by the wildfires throughout wine country and her gratitude to the first responders. (more...)