• No second war on the Korean Peninsula
No second war on the Korean Peninsula

South Korean President Moon Jae-in has vowed there will not be another war on the Korean Peninsula, and has stressed the need to focus on diplomatic efforts. Air Force and Washington has ordered such missions over Korea frequently as a show of force against Pyongyang. "I am confident that the USA will discuss it with the South in advance even i...

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  • China pushes back 'economic war' talk from WH's Bannon
China pushes back 'economic war' talk from WH's Bannon

Reacting to Bannon's interview, Hua Chunying, the Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson reiterated that Beijing believes that the country's trade relationship with the U.S. Of late media reports have said that Bannon is pushing for a strong policy against China . "There is no victor in a trade war ". Administration officials have said that ...

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  • Charities including Red Cross, Salvation Army, cancel events connected to Trump
Charities including Red Cross, Salvation Army, cancel events connected to Trump

President Donald Trump's remarks on violence in Charlottesville where he insisted that "both sides" were to blame for the incident not just drew criticism from all quarters, but also ended up hurting his business. "One of the cancellations cut close to home for the Trumps". Some groups that have previously hosted their fundraising galas at Mar-a...

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  • NPR Poll: Most Americans Think Confederate Statues Should Stay
NPR Poll: Most Americans Think Confederate Statues Should Stay

In the wake of the violence that led to the death of counter-protester Heather Heyer , 32, on Saturday, Signer said the Lee statue, which was the flashpoint that sparked protests that included hate groups like the Ku Klux Klan and Nazi sympathizers, needs to be removed .

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  • ACLU no longer to represent armed hate groups
ACLU no longer to represent armed hate groups

ACLU Executive Director Anthony Romero told the Wall Street Journal that the group will take legal requests from white supremacist groups on a case-by-case basis from now on. "We do not choose our clients", the pamphlet read. "To those who support suppressing propaganda they hate, we ask - where do you draw the line?" The New York Times notes...

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  • Kissimmee officers shot to death in Osceola Co., officials say
Kissimmee officers shot to death in Osceola Co., officials say

One suspect is in custody after two Kissimmee Police Department officers have been shot to death, according to officials. Florida Highway Patrol is also on scene and is asking drivers to avoid the area of Orange Blossom Trail and US 192. The shootings are said to have occurred as the two officers were responding to a call at the intersection of P...

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  • Nasa beats midnight deadline, files 20000-page petition - What We Know
Nasa beats midnight deadline, files 20000-page petition - What We Know

According to Nasa, 25 lawyers were involved in preparing the much anticipated petition with 90% of documents filed being evidence. "The Center urges the IEBC to finalize the posting of the 34As as expeditiously as possible, noting the August 18 deadline for filing challenges to the presidential election results", the observers said.

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  • Alleged Barcelona driver still at large
Alleged Barcelona driver still at large

Oukabir is believed to have been the driver of that van, who fled after hitting people along Las Ramblas. Most of the other suspects were Moroccan. Oubakir rented two vans, one used in the attack and a second, believed to be a getaway vehicle, later found by police in the town of Vic, north of Barcelona .

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  • Viewing eclipse can be hazardous
Viewing eclipse can be hazardous

This solar eclipse will be a total one, meaning the moon will appear to completely cover the sun ...but only if you're in the path of totality . We are in for a rare celestial treat this Monday afternoon: a solar eclipse . The AAS warns that fake solar eclipse-viewing glasses are being sold ahead of the August 21 event and to be cautious w...

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  • Notable Stock Analysts Ratings Realty Income Corporation (O)
Notable Stock Analysts Ratings Realty Income Corporation (O)

The institutional investor held 86,083 shares of the real estate investment trusts company at the end of 2016Q4, valued at $6.83 million, up from 44,036 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Its up 0.06, from 1.26 in 2016Q3. It dived, as 28 investors sold COR shares while 68 reduced holdings. 39 funds opened positions while 127 raised stakes...

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  • Obama's anti-racist tweet is the most liked ever
Obama's anti-racist tweet is the most liked ever

The Washington Post noted that while Obama's tweet , the first in a series of tweets quoting the former South African president, has taken off, President Donald Trump has been criticized for his response to Charlottesville. In remarks on Saturday, Trump instead said that there was blame "on all sides". Though Donald Trump has made Twitter a...

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  • What Went Wrong With The Police Response In Charlottesville
What Went Wrong With The Police Response In Charlottesville

The vehicle that crashed into the crowd rear-ended a auto that had crossed the pedestrian mall. "They agreed to cooperate with the plan". Charlottesville police had faced criticism immediately following the rally as some questioned the speed at which officers responded to the violence.

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  • Trump warns North Korea US is 'locked and loaded'
Trump warns North Korea US is 'locked and loaded'

Trump tweeted Friday: "Military solutions are now fully in place, locked and loaded, should North Korea act unwisely". Two days after North Korea laid out its plans to strike near Guam with unsettling specificity, there was no observable march toward combat.

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  • Emmanuel Macron calls for peaceful outcome with North Korea
Emmanuel Macron calls for peaceful outcome with North Korea

North Korea's apparently rapid progress in developing nuclear weapons and missiles capable of reaching the US mainland has fueled tensions that erupted into a war of words between Washington and Pyongyang this week, unnerving regional powers and global investors.

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  • Tapasee's Anando Brahma — Twitter Review
Tapasee's Anando Brahma — Twitter Review

Produced by Vijay Chilla and Shashi Devireddy , Anando Brahma is getting a sizeable release in and out of Telugu states. Music is composed by Krishna Kumar, while K. He is obsessed with films and television and tends to take on the personality of the character he is impressed with. Tapsee has just one reaction throughout the film and that i...

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  • Carl Icahn Resigns as Special Adviser to President Donald Trump
Carl Icahn Resigns as Special Adviser to President Donald Trump

Icahn, 81, explained instead that the Senate has now confirmed someone, Neomi Rao, as an official regulatory czar and that he does not want controversy over his own position to harm Trump or get in Rao's way. Flucturating prices for those credits were hurting refiners like Icahn's. While Icahn stopped managing money for clients years ago, he st...

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  • James Murdoch criticises Donald Trump's Charlottesville response
James Murdoch criticises Donald Trump's Charlottesville response

Murdoch is far from alone in his vigor to donate to the worldwide, century-old Jewish NGO - earlier on Thursday, Apple CEO Tim Cook pledged $1 million to the ADL in the wake of the fatal violence in Charlottesville. In the email, he decried the "brutal terrorism and violence perpetrated by a racist mob". On Thursday, Apple CEO Tim Cook pledged ...

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  • United Kingdom stands with Spain against terror, says Theresa May
United Kingdom stands with Spain against terror, says Theresa May

The prime minister said she was "looking into" the reports that a child who is a dual British national, is missing, following the attack on the popular Las Ramblas area on Thursday . Five-year-old Nathaniel sustained serious injuries - including a broken femur - in the attack. His father, Andrew Cadman, from Sydney, is reportedly traveling to B...

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  • Guam's school year will start in shadow of US-North Korea tensions
Guam's school year will start in shadow of US-North Korea tensions

President Donald Trump praised North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un Wednesday for his decision to back off from threats to fire missiles toward Guam. North Korea's nuclear weapons programme will never be up for negotiation as long as the U.S.

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  • PM Modi addresses entrepreneurs at champions of change programme
PM Modi addresses entrepreneurs at champions of change programme

One of the highlights of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Independence Day speech was his solid defence of demonetisation coupled with claims of having unearthed huge amounts of black money from the system. "Did anyone hear the Prime Minister say that the Chinese forces are sitting inside Bhutan?". PM Modi: Black money worth Rs 2 lakh crore w...

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