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US Special Counsel Impanels Grand Jury In Russia Probe — PRESS US Special Counsel Impanels Grand Jury In Russia Probe — PRESS
- August 18, 2017

He was seething after grudgingly signing into law a bill imposing sanctions on Moscow. "That's what I think", said Sen. The president's tweets declaring transgender people unwelcome in the armed forces have plunged the Pentagon into a legal and moral quagmire. (more...)
Huge fire after 'two loud explosions' in Glasgow Huge fire after 'two loud explosions' in Glasgow
- August 18, 2017

All workers on the site were evacuated and there were no reports of any injuries. Fire and rescue are working extremely hard to get the fire out. However, there were several issues in the area relating to the water pressure, so Scottish Water tried to boost the water. (more...)
US & South Korea to hold joint drills despite calls to ease tensions US & South Korea to hold joint drills despite calls to ease tensions
- August 18, 2017

Next week's start of annual US-South Korean military exercises that enrage the North each year could make diplomacy even more hard. "On North Korea, towards its denuclearization, we agreed we would ramp up effective pressure". Mr Trump tweeted on Wednesday that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un had "made a very wise and well reasoned decision", amid indications that he does not immediately plan to fire multiple missiles toward Guam. (more...)
Barcelona: Australian boy Julian Cadman missing after attack, mother in hospital Barcelona: Australian boy Julian Cadman missing after attack, mother in hospital
- August 18, 2017

An injured person is treated after the attack in Barcelona . The Sydney boy is said to have been separated mother, who was injured in the attack and reportedly remains in a serious condition at Barcelona hospital. Please like and share. A third man was arrested in the town of Ripoll on Friday in connection with the attack. Isis has claimed responsibility for the attack in Las Ramblas . (more...)
US Open to Talks if North Korea Ready to Disarm US Open to Talks if North Korea Ready to Disarm
- August 18, 2017

Speaking to reporters at the State Department on Tuesday, Tillerson said he had no comment on North Korea's latest pronouncement that it had completed plans to test ballistic missiles near the U.S. But then Mr. Kim said the USA could defuse matters with concrete gestures. On Monday, Marine Corps General Joseph Dunford held a series of meetings with senior South Korean military and political officials and the local media. (more...)
Justice demands 1.3M IP addresses related to Trump resistance site Justice demands 1.3M IP addresses related to Trump resistance site
- August 18, 2017

The website was used to organize protests on President Trump's inauguration on January 20 this year, and the government's demand is part of an effort to identify protestors who smashed windows and set a auto on fire, among other incidents. (more...)
Wichita weather: Scattered showers and thunderstorms Wichita weather: Scattered showers and thunderstorms
- August 18, 2017

High of 87 today, low of 73 tonight . Moderate to high humidity will also spike the heat index, making it feel even warmer outside. High: Mid-upper 80s. Our rain chance today will be about 40%. We'll see only spotty showers and storms expected Saturday and Sunday . Monday (Solar Eclipse ).Partly cloudy. (more...)
United Nations denounces racism, condemns Charlottesville incident United Nations denounces racism, condemns Charlottesville incident
- August 18, 2017

Crickley, the president of the Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination under the UN Human Rights office, said the events were "the latest example of an increase in racial discrimination in the United States of America ". "There can be no moral equivalency between racists and Americans standing up to defy hatred and bigotry", she said. Trump has become more isolated than at any point in his presidency over his failure to unequivocally condemn racism and white supremacy. (more...)
Always on Our Minds: 40 Years Since Elvis' Death Always on Our Minds: 40 Years Since Elvis' Death
- August 18, 2017

Asked what Elvis' allure was, Priscilla couldn't help but gush. "We just never, ever had that in our minds". It had been seven weeks since last show in Indianapolis, Indiana, and Presley was slated to perform August 17 and 18 at the Cumberland County Civic Center in Portland, Maine . (more...)
Magazine covers link President Trump to KKK over Charlottesville Magazine covers link President Trump to KKK over Charlottesville
- August 18, 2017

The Economist and The New Yorker released their cover illustrations this week, both depicting Trump in conjunction with Ku Klux Klan hoods. The artist who created the cover, David Punkert, said on Twitter the piece is titled "Blowhard." "Mr Trump is not a white supremacist". (more...)
FBI Agent Hurt After Grenade Explodes In His Car FBI Agent Hurt After Grenade Explodes In His Car
- August 18, 2017

Multiple witnesses in the area dialed 911 and reported that they saw smoke coming from the rear of the Federal Bureau of Investigation building. The building at that address houses the Federal Bureau of Investigation and some a recruiting office for the U.S. (more...)
US, Japan issue stern warning to N. Korea US, Japan issue stern warning to N. Korea
- August 18, 2017

Though this includes the "nuclear umbrella" with respect to North Korea , it also has other implications which are liable to have are greater impact on Japan's other neighbors. government's "hostile policy and nuclear threat continue". North Korea has shown no sign of complying with the USA conditions. Thursday's statement also addressed the ongoing situation in the South China Sea, where both Japan and the United States have staked out an interest in the preservation of the regional ... (more...)
Nobel laureate education activist Malala accepted to Oxford Nobel laureate education activist Malala accepted to Oxford
- August 18, 2017

Ms. Yousafzai said she would be studying philosophy, politics and economics, or PPE, which The Guardian called "the Oxford degree that runs Britain". Bhutto was the first female Prime Minister of Pakistan who was killed in December 2007. "Best wishes for life ahead!" In 2014, at age 17, Malala became the youngest person to be awarded the Nobel Peace Prize and has since become a symbol for the fight for human rights and education. (more...)
Catriona Matthew plays in opening Solheim Cup session Catriona Matthew plays in opening Solheim Cup session
- August 18, 2017

Matthew and Icher won together in one of the fourball sessions at St Leon-Rot in Germany two years ago, when the USA pulled off a last-day fightback to claim a single-point triumph. Stacy Lewis and Gerina Piller will look to keep their undefeated foursomes record (1-0) alive in the fourth and final match against Karine Icher and alternate Catriona Matthew , who is filling in for an injured Suzann Pettersen . (more...)
President Trump humiliates CNN's Jim Acosta during presser with a timely blow President Trump humiliates CNN's Jim Acosta during presser with a timely blow
- August 18, 2017

Trump claimed he did condemn them. Answering proudly, and stating again why, would have sent a strong message reinforcing his original, albeit too late, remarks. "It has no place in America", he said. Donald Trump's insufficient and forced denunciation of white supremacy Monday afternoon appears to have pleased Trump, as well as certain members of the political media who are rushing to move on to the next phase of the news cycle. (more...)
Japan, US conduct live-fire drill amid tension Japan, US conduct live-fire drill amid tension
- August 18, 2017

The U.S. and Japan on Thursday agreed to ramp up their defense commitments to counter the threat from North Korea, during the U.S. -Japan Security Consultative Committee held in Washington . "Our effort is to cause them to want to engage in talks but engage in talks with an understanding that these talks will lead to a different conclusion than talks of the past", he said. (more...)
OKCupid Bans Embarrassing Neo Nazi Chris Cantwell For Life OKCupid Bans Embarrassing Neo Nazi Chris Cantwell For Life
- August 18, 2017

That is not Ok (kk) with OkCupid, and "within 10 minutes, we banned him for life". Cantwell was featured in a Vice documentary that chronicled the violent rally last weekend in Charlottesville, Virginia, that resulted in the death of 32-year old counter-protestor Heather Heyer. (more...)
Trump Ends Infrastructure Advisory Council Mid-Formation Trump Ends Infrastructure Advisory Council Mid-Formation
- August 18, 2017

Chief Technology Officer. " General Motors is about unity and inclusion and so am I", said Barra in a statement announcing that the council had been disbanded. The Strategic and Policy Forum, separate from the manufacturing council, was a group of business executives tapped to advise Trump on the economy. The Trump administration has put forward the outlines of an infrastructure package, but not formally unveiled its full plans for Congress. (more...)
Ghostwriter for Trump's 'Art of the Deal' Thinks President Will Resign Ghostwriter for Trump's 'Art of the Deal' Thinks President Will Resign
- August 18, 2017

Key Republican Sen. Bob Corker, an early supporter of Trump during the campaign, questioned Trump's competence and stability on Thursday, an ominous sign for the White House as it echoes what many Democrats have been saying is grounds to remove this president from office. (more...)
Texans rookie QB Deshaun Watson starting to take first team reps Texans rookie QB Deshaun Watson starting to take first team reps
- August 18, 2017

Tom Savage has waited a long time to be the Houston Texans' starting quarterback . "I'm proud of Tom [Savage]", O'Brien said. While Watson was playing against the Panthers' No. Savage has shown potential in limited action, but it's hard to know exactly what he can do after he's appeared in just five games with two starts in his two-year career. (more...)

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