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Burkina Faso: Many Killed When Gunmen Attack Burkina Faso Restaurant Burkina Faso: Many Killed When Gunmen Attack Burkina Faso Restaurant
- August 14, 2017

Express.co.uk. quoted a police spokesperson as saying that the restaurant witnessed heavy gunfire and security forces have been deployed at Ouagadougou post attack. No one has yet claimed they were behind the latest attack. - November 20: Gunmen take guests and staff hostage at the luxury Radisson Blu hotel in Bamako in a siege that leaves at least 20 dead, including 14 foreigners. (more...)
CNN's Acosta Blasts Trump Over Charlottesville CNN's Acosta Blasts Trump Over Charlottesville
- August 15, 2017

Acosta also asked why Trump wasn't having a press conference today , like he said there would be on Friday. Acosta previously criticized Trump for calling his remarks on Charlottesville a "press conference" despite taking no questions from reporters. (more...)
Mueller Probe Seeks WH Documents on Flynn's Business Ties Mueller Probe Seeks WH Documents on Flynn's Business Ties
- August 15, 2017

They also are probing whether Flynn Intel kicked-backed payments to the businessman, Ekim Alptekin, "for helping hide the source of the money", according to the report . Flynn Intel signed a $600,000 deal that day with Inovo BV, a Dutch company owned by Alptekin, the Turkish-American businessman. The lobbyist's spokeswoman Molly Toomey insisted they were refunds for unfulfilled work, telling the New York Times: "They were legal, ethical and above board". (more...)
Undaunted by tensions, Chinese tourists flock into North Korea Undaunted by tensions, Chinese tourists flock into North Korea
- August 15, 2017

But any anxiety in South Korea is mitigated by the experience of living through multiple crises with the North that were eventually contained to prevent a war that would be catastrophic for both sides. Japan's chief government spokesman Yoshihide Suga stated earlier this week that Tokyo "can never tolerate" provocations by North Korea and that the Japanese army will "take necessary measures". (more...)
Suspect in deadly Virginia vehicle ramming due in court Suspect in deadly Virginia vehicle ramming due in court
- August 15, 2017

When asked if he was able to afford a lawyer, Fields responded "no, sir". One person died and 19 were injured Saturday when a auto rammed a crowd of counterprotesters gathered to oppose a "Unite the Right" rally of white nationalist and other right-wing groups. (more...)
USA has 'no interest' in North Korea regime change: Mattis, Tillerson USA has 'no interest' in North Korea regime change: Mattis, Tillerson
- August 15, 2017

But Tillerson and Mattis suggest things should work differently, and that North Korea should pause its illegal hostilities before the USA pauses its legal military exercises with South Korea. "North Korea now faces a choice". While some officials of ASEAN members acknowledged concerns about North Korea, they also cited concerns about trade relations with the United States. (more...)
Tillerson, Mattis say 'no' to regime change on North Korea Tillerson, Mattis say 'no' to regime change on North Korea
- August 14, 2017

They said the United States and its allies no longer can afford to stand by as North Korea pushes ahead with the development of a nuclear-tipped intercontinental ballistic missile. CIA Director Mike Pompeo said Sunday that there is no "imminent" threat of North Korea attacking the US with a nuclear weapon, but he still expects the country to continue developing its missile program even as other countries call on it to stop. (more...)
Trump 'seriously considering' pardon for 'birther' pal Sheriff Arpaio Trump 'seriously considering' pardon for 'birther' pal Sheriff Arpaio
- August 14, 2017

Earlier this month he was found guilty of criminal contempt for ignoring a court order to stop detaining suspected illegal immigrants. The ex-sheriff's sentencing is scheduled for October 5, but many believe the 85-year-old will not receive any jail time. (more...)
H&E Equipment Services (NASDAQ:HEES) Receiving Positive News Coverage, Study Shows
- August 14, 2017

Deprince Race & Zollo Inc decreased H & E Equipment Services Inc ( HEES ) stake by 27.14% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. The number of shares that were traded during the day was 0.31 million, which corresponds to its 3-month volume average of 0.3 million shares a day. (more...)
EI du Pont de Nemours and Company
- August 14, 2017

It has underperformed by 3.61% the S&P500. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, five have given a hold rating and seven have assigned a buy rating to the stock. Shares of E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Company (DD) traded up 0.37% during midday trading on Monday, hitting $81.27. Motley Fool Asset Limited Liability Corporation reported 2.55% in Thor Industries, Inc. (more...)
Carrier buzzed by Iranian drone in Persian Gulf Carrier buzzed by Iranian drone in Persian Gulf
- August 14, 2017

The official said the US Navy used an emergency radio frequency to attempt to call Iranian ground units. An Iranian drone harassed a Navy aircraft carrier and its jets Sunday night, in the second unsafe interaction between the two nations in less than a week, a Navy spokesman said. (more...)
Chainz Is Performing In A Pink Wheelchair Instead Of Cancelling His Tour Chainz Is Performing In A Pink Wheelchair Instead Of Cancelling His Tour
- August 14, 2017

Though doctors told him he would likely have to cancel the entire outing to heal, he resumed the tour Thursday night in Tucson, Ariz., with a novelty approach - he performed in a pink wheelchair, in keeping with the color motif of his new album, " Pretty Girls Like Trap Music ". (more...)
Angela Merkel calls for calm as Trump and North Korea trade threats Angela Merkel calls for calm as Trump and North Korea trade threats
- August 14, 2017

Trump, vacationing at his Bedminster, New Jersey, golf resort, kept up the war of words and again referenced North Korea's leader in his latest bellicose remarks toward Pyongyang this week. -South Korean military exercise, called Ulchi-Freedom Guardian, is expected to proceed as scheduled starting on August 21, said Lieutenant Colonel Christopher Logan, a Pentagon spokesman. (more...)
Aldi to pilot grocery delivery with Instacart Aldi to pilot grocery delivery with Instacart
- August 14, 2017

Customers can go to Instacart's website to place their orders. Customers can have orders show up in an hour, schedule them for a week later, or anytime in between. grocery market, but this figure is expected to rise to as much as 20% by 2025. About Instacart Instacart helps people cross grocery shopping off their to-do lists with just a few clicks. (more...)
Kuwait says most of Gulf oil spill cleaned up Kuwait says most of Gulf oil spill cleaned up
- August 14, 2017

Kuwait petroleum Corporation said that teams from Saudi Arabia and Chevron Oil Spill Response Limited clean coastal waters. The minister, Essam al-Marzouq, said electricity and water production was continuing at full capacity at the Al-Zour North and Al-Zour South plants, which had not been affected. (more...)
Dunford says USA military options only if sanctions fail: South Korea Dunford says USA military options only if sanctions fail: South Korea
- August 14, 2017

In response, North Korea, which has launched several test missiles in recent months, threatened to launch additional missiles into the waters near Guam. This year both dates are especially significant as North Korea's military leaders have said they will complete their preparations in "the middle of the month" to launch ballistic missiles toward the Pacific island of Guam, an American territory and home to huge Air Force and Navy bases. (more...)
Leeds United star reportedly wanted by three Premier League clubs Leeds United star reportedly wanted by three Premier League clubs
- August 14, 2017

According to a report in The Birmingham Mail , West Bromwich Albion are interested in signing the New Zealand worldwide this summer, while The Yorkshire Post reported last week that Leeds had turned down an offer of £12 million plus add-ons from Burnley for the striker. (more...)
FBI arrests man in plot to detonate bomb at Oklahoma bank FBI arrests man in plot to detonate bomb at Oklahoma bank
- August 14, 2017

Varnell helped the undercover agent assemble the "device" and loaded it onto a van that he believed was stolen, before driving it from El Reno to the alley beside BancFirst. BancFirst has been working cooperatively with the Federal Bureau of Investigation. "We believe our BancFirst downtown Oklahoma City building was a random and convenient selection by the suspect". (more...)
1 dead, another injured in stabbing over parking spot 1 dead, another injured in stabbing over parking spot
- August 14, 2017

The NYPD said 23-year-old Omari Dahan came home to find his driveway blocked, and started honking his horn. The younger man came out and the confrontation swelled out of control. His brother was not seriously injured. Police are searching for two suspects last seen driving a grey Volkswagen Jetta with Taxi Limousine Commission cab plates, according to the New York Daily News . (more...)
$1 Million Powerball Prize for Former Iowa Woman $1 Million Powerball Prize for Former Iowa Woman
- August 14, 2017

The Manassas Park electrician had a Powerball ticket that matched the first five numbers, making it worth $1 million. But remember that the odds of winning Powerball remain long at one in 292.2 million. The overall odds of winning any prize from a $2 ticket are 1 in 24.87. Powerball winners are selected by drawing five white balls ranging from 1 to 69 out of a drum, then selecting one of 26 red Powerballs from another drum. (more...)