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Anthony Scaramucci defends brief White House stay in interview Anthony Scaramucci defends brief White House stay in interview
- August 13, 2017

If the president wants to execute the legislative agenda that I think is so promising for the American people, the lower and middle-class people, the middle-class people then he has to move away from that sort Bannon-Bart nonsense. 31, days after he made lewd comments about Bannon and others in an interview with the New Yorker . When discussing the influences that he thinks are impacting Trump, Scaramucci urged the president to take a more mainstream approach in order to sell his agenda. (more...)
Drunk US tourist beaten up after giving Nazi salute in Germany Drunk US tourist beaten up after giving Nazi salute in Germany
- August 13, 2017

The American was detained by German police. Police said the US national is under investigation for violating German laws prohibiting Nazi symbols and that they are still seeking the passerby for causing personal injury, according to the Associated Press . (more...)
Traffickers push up to 180 migrants into sea off Yemen Traffickers push up to 180 migrants into sea off Yemen
- August 13, 2017

Some 180 Ethiopian and Somali are forced into rough seas off Yemen by smugglers, with 55 of them are presumed to have drowned, the United Nations migration agency says. The IOM said it feared the incidents might mark the start of a new trend in people-smuggling that could lead to more deaths. Many leave from points in Djibouti, with some departing from Somalia. (more...)
McMaster: US no closer to war with N. Korea in past week McMaster: US no closer to war with N. Korea in past week
- August 13, 2017

Trump also reiterated their mutual commitment to denuclearisation of the Korean Peninsula, it added. Britain, America's top European ally, could formally refuse Donald Trump's call for help in waging war against North Korea, so long as Kim Jong-un does not strike Hawaii or the United States mainland. (more...)
USA officials says confrontation with North Korea not imminent USA officials says confrontation with North Korea not imminent
- August 13, 2017

The CIA director said President Trump was doing something "very effective" by communicating clearly to North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un - and to the world, including China and others who can influence the outcome of the nuclear standoff. Trump has pushed China to pressure North Korea to halt a nuclear weapons program that is nearing the capability of targeting the United States. North Korea's achievements have significantly escalated the threat. (more...)
Saudi-Led Coalition Offers to Reopen Sanaa Airport Saudi-Led Coalition Offers to Reopen Sanaa Airport
- August 13, 2017

United Nations spokesman Stephane Dujarric said he was "unaware" if there was any formal request from Saudi-led coalition, despite regular contacts between the worldwide body, coalition and Yemeni government. Those people also face a deadly cholera outbreak and looming starvation. "The General Command of the UAE Armed Forces on Friday mourned the death of the four martyrs, who fell while carrying out their routine duties in Shabwah, Yemen, as their helicopter crash-landed after sustaining ... (more...)
Leaders of US, France Discuss N. Korean Issue Leaders of US, France Discuss N. Korean Issue
- August 13, 2017

This is a stark contrast to Trump's earlier Friday comments, which claimed that the USA was " locked and loaded " for a retaliatory act against North Korea should they attack Guam as they'd claimed to have planned. "That's not who we are". If Ukraine and Russian Federation can be said to engage in public diplomacy on Twitter when they battle each other with memes, then it could also arguably be a form of diplomacy for Trump to seek to deter North Korea with tweets, alarming as those tweets may ... (more...)
Tate & Lyle PLC (OTCMKTS:TATYY) Given Consensus Rating of Tate & Lyle PLC (OTCMKTS:TATYY) Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by Brokerages
- August 13, 2017

World Acceptance Corp. (NASDAQ:WRLD) has risen 103.20% since August 4, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. Barclays PLC set a $81.00 target price on Eaton Corporation, PLC and gave the stock a "hold" rating in a research report on Tuesday, May 2nd. (more...)
Mattis says U.S. wants diplomatic solution for NK Mattis says U.S. wants diplomatic solution for NK
- August 13, 2017

PRESIDENT DONALD TRUMP: And if he utters one threat in the form of an overt threat, which, by the way, he has been uttering for years and his family has been uttering for years - or if he does anything with respect to Guam or any place else that's an American territory or an American ally, he will truly regret it. (more...)
UK Will Not be Part of EU Treaties for Brexit Transition Period UK Will Not be Part of EU Treaties for Brexit Transition Period
- August 13, 2017

In a joint " Sunday Telegraph " article, UK Chancellor Philip Hammond and global trade minister Liam Fox the two key ministers believed to be on opposing ends of Britain's future outside the EU - also said that the UK will not remain in the customs union during the transitional period. (more...)
Trump to call for China IT trade probe on Monday Trump to call for China IT trade probe on Monday
- August 13, 2017

In a phone call earlier this weekend, Trump and his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping "agreed North Korea must stop its provocative and escalatory behaviour", according to a White House statement released after the phone call. "If China helps us, I feel a lot different toward trade". -China trade ties and of resolving differences "through dialogue and consultation". "President Trump is committed to protect America's intellectual property and national security", the official said. (more...)
Over 30 people killed in Nepal floods and landslides Over 30 people killed in Nepal floods and landslides
- August 13, 2017

According to local officials, another 10 people were missing and the death toll is likely to grow as much of the country is under water. The coaches had stopped for a tea break around midnight Saturday in Himachal Pradesh when tonnes of rock and mud cascaded down a mountainside. (more...)
Michigan native Brad Keselowski wins the pole for the Prue Michigan 400 Michigan native Brad Keselowski wins the pole for the Prue Michigan 400
- August 13, 2017

His victory at the 2-mile MI track that year ended his long drought. I think we can win in, and I think we can point our way in. Team Penske dominated NASCAR Cup qualifying Friday as its two drivers were fastest and second fastest at the Michigan International Speedway oval that sits just down the road from their tam owner's home base. (more...)
NY man kills mother, sister, 3rd woman with hammer NY man kills mother, sister, 3rd woman with hammer
- August 13, 2017

He obtained a large hammer, Detective Lt. Stephen Fitzpatrick, head of the Nassau County Police Homicide Squad. A fourth woman was also attacked, but managed to escape the home and call for help. Vanderhall found the last victim, 29-year-old Janel Simpson, in an upstairs room. Denis Simpson said his daughter, Janel (pictured, March 2016), had worked late as a secretary at Northwell Health and then went to her friend's house to hang out. (more...)
Will Twitter suspend Trump's account for 'threatening nuclear war' against North Korea? Will Twitter suspend Trump's account for 'threatening nuclear war' against North Korea?
- August 13, 2017

Gao noted that China and the United States will push forward the bilateral trade and economic relation in the basic principle of win-win cooperation and resolve differences "through dialogues and consultations". The trade investigation is expected to be only one part of a multi-pronged push by the Trump administration to counter perceived Chinese trade abuses, which Trump frequently railed against as a candidate. (more...)
Rep. Engel Compares Trump To Kim Jong Un Rep. Engel Compares Trump To Kim Jong Un
- August 13, 2017

DeSantis introduced an amendment to the House-passed defense spending bill this summer which authorizes the Secretary of Defense to terminate or prohibit contracts with China companies found to have ties to North Korea. "That was one of those I wish I'd not said", Ellison explained. "It's tailor-made for somebody to misuse. Is President Trump driving this or is North Korea?" I mean, his rhetoric might make Kim Jong Un think that he needs to strike first. (more...)
Chaos in Charlottesville Car Plows Into Crowd Warning Chaos in Charlottesville Car Plows Into Crowd Warning
- August 13, 2017

A silver sedan drove down the street while protesters were marching peacefully in a long line, although it was not immediately clear whether the driver was acting deliberately (it was). Mayor Mike Signor announced the death on his Twitter account and urged people to "go home". He did not provide details. An anti-fascist group called "Antifa" marched to counter the white nationalist rally in Charlottesville. (more...)
Tropical depression could form in the Atlantic this weekend Tropical depression could form in the Atlantic this weekend
- August 13, 2017

Tropical Depression Eight has formed northeast of the Bahamas. The forecast track will bring it in between Bermuda and Cape Hatteras, not making landfall anywhere. Tropical Depression Eight will take the alleyway in between those large-scale weather systems. "Elsewhere in the Atlantic Ocean, the system that attempted to brew just east of Florida late last week lost its chance to develop", AccuWeather Senior Meteorologist Alex Sosnowski said. (more...)
Shell Midstream Partners LP Shell Midstream Partners LP
- August 13, 2017

It has underperformed by 13.15% the S&P500. 11/16/2016 - Enable Midstream Partners, LP had its " rating reiterated by analysts at CFRA Research. Its down 28.06% from 1.19M shares previously. Since February 10, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 21 insider sales for $29.12 million activity. POULSEN NIEL L sold $906,990 worth of stock. Schlesinger Edward A had sold 5,747 shares worth $161,976. (more...)
Hunter shoots an elephant that killed 15 in India Hunter shoots an elephant that killed 15 in India
- August 13, 2017

According to forest officials, a hunter shot two bullets on the head of the animal, and another round was sacked as a confirmation shot. "It was a risky operation", Khan said of the hunt in Sahibganj district of the eastern state of Jharkhand. (more...)