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Huckabee Sanders: Trump is the real victim in Mika feud Huckabee Sanders: Trump is the real victim in Mika feud
- July 02, 2017

Last week, he blasted, among others, CNN for its report about an investigation on a link between a Trump transition member and Russian Federation, which the broadcast network admitted as erroneous and led to the resignation of three of its reporters. (more...)
Italian architect to design 175ha Italian architect to design 175ha "forest city" for southern China
- July 02, 2017

By GCR Staff0 CommentsStefano Boeri Architetti has been commissioned to build a "forest city" by the city of Liuzhou in Guangxi province, southeastern China. According to the plan, it would be connected to the Liuzhou city centre by a fast railway with electric trains. Meanwhile, Boeri's firm also has other plans for China, including building the country's first "vertical forest" in Nanjing and an even more ambitious proposal to turn the smoggy Henan capital of Shijiazhuang into a "forest ... (more...)
Flash Flood Warning Issued For Northern Cortland County Flash Flood Warning Issued For Northern Cortland County
- July 02, 2017

Listen to VPR's conversation with Scott Whittier above . Similar conditions are called for Monday, but with a 40 percent chance of rain. For weather impacts on roads, check with the Vermont Agency of Transportation's road conditions site . (more...)
West Indies etched highest score in history West Indies etched highest score in history
- July 02, 2017

West Indies , under Taylor's leadership, went on to win the tournament. They didn't display the required patience to weather this mode of bowling. "We have played decent cricket in spurts but it's just for us to keep it more consistent and for a longer period of time, for us to come out on top". (more...)
Lions take it to decider Lions take it to decider
- July 02, 2017

The three-match Test series has its deciding encounter at Eden Park in Auckland next Saturday, but the mood in the New Zealand camp moments after the narrow loss was clearly melancholic given the hosts were in control for long periods despite being down to 14 men. (more...)
United States wants to work with China despite new sanction
- July 02, 2017

Beijing, however, criticized Washington's action, saying that unilateral sanctions outside the U.N. Security Council were inappropriate. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin (mih-NOO'-shin) says the USA still wants to work with China - even as the U.S.is penalizing a Chinese bank that's accused of illicit dealings with North Korea. (more...)
Trump again blasts 'fake and fraudulent' news media Trump again blasts 'fake and fraudulent' news media
- July 02, 2017

President Donald Trump has defended his controversial use of social media after he launched attacks on two US TV hosts. "We can not allow this terrorism and extremism to spread in our country, or to find sanctuary on our shores or in our cities", Trump said on Saturday night at a "Celebrate Freedom" concert honouring veterans . (more...)
Real Madrid 'Feeling Positive' After First Set of Talks With Cristiano Ronaldo Real Madrid 'Feeling Positive' After First Set of Talks With Cristiano Ronaldo
- July 02, 2017

Bet 365 are giving odds of 5/4 for Portugal to win against Mexico in 90 minutes. When Chile and Germany met in the group stage, we received a solid 1-1 draw , so extra time could very much be in play on Sunday with these two stingy backlines. (more...)
European Union sends trade, farm chiefs to Japan to seal trade deal European Union sends trade, farm chiefs to Japan to seal trade deal
- July 02, 2017

Ahead of the start of the talks Friday, chief negotiators from the two sides had spent the past three weeks in Tokyo holding discussions. European Commissioner for Trade Cecilia Malmstrom (L) and Japanese Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida (2nd R) attend their meeting as a part of the Japan-EU Economic Partnership Agreement negotiations at Iikura guest house in Tokyo , Japan 30 June 2017. (more...)
8 killed, 12 wounded in vehicle bomb explosion in Syria 8 killed, 12 wounded in vehicle bomb explosion in Syria
- July 02, 2017

A suicide attacker blew himself up early Sunday after being surrounded by security forces. In addition, he told AFP that security forces also targeted two other cars that were driving into the city, killing their drivers. A series of auto bomb explosions were heard in the city after police chased three suspected vehicle bombers through the streets. The closed-off street is littered with debris, and security forces roam the area. (more...)
Nicolas Maduro : Over 60 students detained in Venezuela protest Nicolas Maduro : Over 60 students detained in Venezuela protest
- July 02, 2017

Thursday, State Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert delivered a video statement regarding Holt's detainment and calling for his release. Local media also linked Perez to a 2015 action film, Suspended Death , which he co-produced and starred in as an intelligence agent rescuing a kidnapped businessman. (more...)
Chicago wheat climbs to one-year high on U.S. crop woes Chicago wheat climbs to one-year high on U.S. crop woes
- July 02, 2017

Figure 1 highlights 2016 and 2017 planted and harvested area for corn and soybeans. The MGEX reported 900 July spring wheat deliveries. A year ago, they planted 83.433 million. This was especially surprising given that many in the trade expected soybean acreage not only to increase but also to surpass corn acreage for the first time since 1983. (more...)
Essential elements of Cyprus peace deal understood — United Nations chief Essential elements of Cyprus peace deal understood — United Nations chief
- July 02, 2017

In the session on security and guarantees, "there were some new positions showing increased flexibility in some aspects", he said, without elaboration. Turkey is rebuffing Greek and Greek Cypriot calls to remove all troops from Northern Cyprus after the island is reunified as a federation. Greek Cyprus joined the European Union in 2004. (more...)
China urges U.S. to cancel arms sales to Taiwan China urges U.S. to cancel arms sales to Taiwan
- July 02, 2017

It's sudden reemergence will likely have angered Beijing, which considers Taiwan a rogue province and part of mainland China . The current arms deal includes maintenance support for early-warning radar, high-speed anti-radiation missiles, torpedoes and missile components . (more...)
U.S. approves 1st arms sale to Taiwan under Trump U.S. approves 1st arms sale to Taiwan under Trump
- July 02, 2017

Taiwan is a self-ruling democracy but China sees it as part of its territory to be reunified, by force if necessary. China objected strongly, but it did not notably set back US-China relations and military ties, which has happened after past arms sales to Taiwan. (more...)
China protests U.S. bill on port visits China protests U.S. bill on port visits
- July 02, 2017

The proposed U.S. package for Taiwan includes technical support for early warning radar, high-speed anti-radiation missiles, torpedoes and missile components . On Tuesday, a new United States government report labeled China as one of the world's worst offenders in human trafficking. The shifts in Trump's China policy in some way reflect the natural ebbs and flows that are to be expected in great power relations. (more...)
India look to continue winning run in ICC Women's World Cup India look to continue winning run in ICC Women's World Cup
- July 02, 2017

But Pakistan captain Sana Mir would have been happier to play a series instead, despite the risk of losing. Here comes another Sunday and yet another India vs Pakistan in England. Union Minister Ramdas Athawale has accused cricketers Virat Kohli, Yuvraj Singh and others in the team of "fixing" the ICC Champions Trophy final match with Pakistan and demanded an inquiry into India's defeat. (more...)
Brokerages Set Talktalk Telecom Group PLC (TALK) PT at $178.33 Brokerages Set Talktalk Telecom Group PLC (TALK) PT at $178.33
- July 02, 2017

Therefore 29% are positive. Burberry Group PLC had 296 analyst reports since July 31, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The legal version of this report can be viewed at https://www.chaffeybreeze.com/2017/07/01/analysts-set-talktalk-telecom-group-plc-talk-price-target-at-178-33-updated.html. (more...)
Joe Ingles agrees to $US52m Jazz contract
- July 02, 2017

Steph Curry made history on Friday with a record five-year, $US201 million ($A261 million) agreement to stay with the Golden State Warriors and power forward Blake Griffin agreed to return to the Los Angeles Clippers on a five-year, $US173 million ($A225 million) deal. (more...)
Qatar to reject demands from Gulf states Qatar to reject demands from Gulf states
- July 02, 2017

The demands included: Cutting back Qatar's diplomatic ties to Iran, shuttering the Qatari media outlet "Al-Jazeera", ending the military presence of Turkey in Qatar and ending any military cooperation with it. Putin stressed the need for direct dialogue between all governments involved in the dispute, which is exerting a negative influence on the Middle East, the Kremlin said. (more...)