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Venezuela: Call for military drills after Trump threat

Venezuela: Call for military drills after Trump threat Latin American countries severing diplomatic ties with North Korea will " facilitate a peaceful outcome " and show Pyongyang that " there is a cost " for defying the will of the worldwide community, Pence said. "Instead Maduro has chosen the path of dictatorship", she said, then signaled Trump at the least wants Maduro to call a new election: " President Trump will gladly speak with the leader of... [Artigo completo...]

HHS Awards Money to Aid 1333 Health Centers

HHS Awards Money to Aid 1333 Health Centers The public is welcome to stop by a health center near them to tour the facility, enjoy some refreshments, register for door prizes, meet the providers and learn about health center programs and services. FHC Inc. was one of 22 health centers in SC awarded funds by the HHS. The announcement comes a day after Gov. Gary Herbert declared August 13-19 as Health Center Week in Utah. [Artigo completo...]

No bullock cart racing in Maharashtra till rules are formed: Bombay HC

No bullock cart racing in Maharashtra till rules are formed: Bombay HC The bench of Chief Justice Manjula Chellur and Justice Nitin Jamdar passed a restraining order after the Supreme Court observed that "bullocks can't be viewed as performing animals". He has also cited the judgement of the Supreme Court in the landmark Jallikattu sport wherein the apex court had held that bull-taming can not be justified just because the said sport was centuries old. [Artigo completo...]

Defense Secretary Mattis: 'We'll take out' North Korean missiles to Guam

Defense Secretary Mattis: 'We'll take out' North Korean missiles to Guam But Trump's rhetoric on North Korea was not greeted with such enthusiasm by everyone, with his recent comments causing concern among a number of lawmakers who felt the president may have exacerbated the situation. It quoted Kim Jong-un as saying: "The United States, which was the first to bring numerous strategic nuclear equipment near us, should first make the right decision and show through ac... [Artigo completo...]

Emma Stone Tops Jennifer Lawrence as World's Highest-Paid Actress

Emma Stone Tops Jennifer Lawrence as World's Highest-Paid Actress Jennifer Lawrence has been knocked down a couple spots on Forbes' annual list of the world's highest paid actresses, replaced at the top by La La Land star Emma Stone . While the current period included only a single movie, " Passengers ", and no " Hunger Games " or "X-Men" franchise films, Lawrence received money for the upcoming " Mother! " and " Red Sparrow " plus a contract with the fa... [Artigo completo...]

Former presidents Bush condemn white supremacists

Former presidents Bush condemn white supremacists The current USA president sparked a political firestorm on Tuesday when he said counter-protesters appeared to be equally to blame for violence over the weekend at a white nationalist rally in the Virginia city of Charlottesville . Seriously, that's how low the bar has been lowered by Donald Trump . The president's comments were said to have caught senior White House officials off guard. [Artigo completo...]

N.Korea threatens to launch missiles towards US' Guam

N.Korea threatens to launch missiles towards US' Guam Guam is about 2,100 miles (3,380 kilometres) southeast of Pyongyang and 3,800 miles (6,115 kilometres) west of Honolulu in the Pacific Ocean. They haven't quelled tensions, but could be a foundation for a more diplomacy, according to USA officials and others briefed on the process. [Artigo completo...]

Facebook boots far-right groups in post-Charlottesville hate speech crackdown

Facebook boots far-right groups in post-Charlottesville hate speech crackdown On Friday, before the rally began in Charlottesville , Facebook also took down the official event page. According to a recent Recode report , Twitter declined to comment on its plans, but did point to its rules, which now state that the social media platform will ban accounts that promote "violence against or directly attack or threaten other people on the basis of race, ethnicity, nationa... [Artigo completo...]

Zimbabwean First Lady Seeks Immunity After Alleged Hotel Assault

Zimbabwean First Lady Seeks Immunity After Alleged Hotel Assault The police said the Zimbabwean government asked for diplomatic immunity for a suspect involved in the alleged assault. Engels said her daughter told her the incident happened on Sunday when Gabriella and two friends went to a hotel in Johannesburg's upscale Sandton shopping and financial district to see a young man they had met the previous day. [Artigo completo...]

Greek firefighters close to containing wildfire near Athens

Greek firefighters close to containing wildfire near Athens Firefighters battled wildfires raging northeast of Athens for a third day on Tuesday as Greece asked for help from its European partners to prevent them from spreading. Authorities have ordered the evacuation of vulnerable people, children and the elderly. "We had 22 fires on Zakynthos just in the last 24 hours". [Artigo completo...]

Lebanon scraps reviled law allowing rapists marry victims without punishment

Lebanon scraps reviled law allowing rapists marry victims without punishment Abaad , a Lebanese NGO, has also raised awareness about Article 522 . Article 522 , which dates to the 1940s, stopped the prosecution or suspended the conviction of a person who committed rape, kidnapping or statutory rape if he married his victim. [Artigo completo...]

Clear the Shelter 2017

Clear the Shelter 2017 For adoption requirements and to view available shelter pets, visit www.loudoun.gov/animals. As of Wednesday afternoon, the Humane Society had 45 dogs, 58 cats, two ferrets, and a rabbit up for adoption. WRAL, which is part of the NBCUniversal group, will air a 30-minute Clear the Shelters special at 7 p.m. on Friday. The shelter, located at 1640 S. [Artigo completo...]

Hearings on ex-minister Ulyukayev's case postponed to September 1

Hearings on ex-minister Ulyukayev's case postponed to September 1 Speaking in a Moscow courthouse, Mr. Ulyukayev denied the accusation. Mr. Ulyukayev, who pleaded not guilty at a pretrial hearing on August 8, has said that no money changed hands, and that the charges against him were "fabricated". He said he was seized in a sting operation organised by the FSB, the successor to the KGB, in "a provocation organised from on high on the basis of a false accusat... [Artigo completo...]

George Washington's Estate Hey Trump, GW's No Robert E. Lee

George Washington's Estate Hey Trump, GW's No Robert E. Lee Senate with little impact before he became president of the Confederate State of America - a country that existed only in the minds of its creators (no other nation recognized its legitimacy). He also said GW's statues aren't "lightning rods for white nationalists" at violent rallies. White nationalist, white supremacist and alt-right groups were scheduled to gather in Charlottesville's Emanci... [Artigo completo...]

A protester racist Charlottesville tearful lest he be arrested

A protester racist Charlottesville tearful lest he be arrested In the doc, Cantwell says the sort of things you'd expect a white supremacist and Nazi to say (he thinks Trayvon Martin was a thug, someone more racist than Trump should be elected, guns are fantastic, etc.), and he also gets maced. If you've got room in your brain and your heart for a return to Charlottesville, I highly recommend the " Vice News Tonight " feature on the weekend's events. [Artigo completo...]

Photo of Independence Day at flooded Assam school goes viral

Photo of Independence Day at flooded Assam school goes viral With roads and railways remaining inaccessible in major seven districts of north Bengal for 5th straight day today due to grim flood situation, price of air ticket between Bagdogra airport to Kolkata with 70 minutes flying time would cost now Rs 25,000 for one way. [Artigo completo...]

Sierra Leone mudslide: At least 600 still missing in Freetown

Sierra Leone mudslide: At least 600 still missing in Freetown Soon after the disaster struck, Catholic Relief Services, the overseas aid agency of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops, published an appeal to donors. Overcrowding is a serious health risk and a potential breeding ground for the spread of disease", said Daniel Byrne, part of the Oxfam team in the city. [Artigo completo...]

Richard Spencer's appearance at Texas A&M draws protests

Richard Spencer's appearance at Texas A&M draws protests It said that "none of the 1200-plus campus organizations invited Preston Wiginton nor did they agree to sponsor his events in December 2016 or on September 11 of this year". Similar sentiments came from the Texas Senate, which held its own moment of silence. In canceling the September rally, A&M officials disputed that they were seeking to deny anyone's freedom of speech. [Artigo completo...]

Belgium scrambles annual giant omelette

Belgium scrambles annual giant omelette Belgium and the Netherlands are at the center of the crisis right now that has so far seen tainted eggs found in 15 European Union countries, Switzerland and Hong Kong, with millions of eggs removed from supermarket shelves. According to him, they obtained around 8,000 eggs from a farm, where they are sure of its quality. They later distributed it among the public. "People have confidence in ... [Artigo completo...]

Amazon's debt offering to fund Whole Foods acquisition includes 40-year bond

Amazon's debt offering to fund Whole Foods acquisition includes 40-year bond Amazon shares were up 1.7% Monday and have gained 31% in 2017, while the S&P 500 has risen 10%. Amazon's shares have fallen about 7 per cent from their July 26 record close. Bank of America, Goldman Sachs and JPMorgan Chase are managing the bond sale, the person said. Amazon has not commented on how much money it plans to raise when it sells the senior unsecured notes, but on Tuesday, credit rat... [Artigo completo...]


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