• US to look into probing China trade practices
US to look into probing China trade practices

Trump informed Chinese President Xi Jinping during a phone call on Friday night of the upcoming memorandum, a senior administration official told CNN Friday. The U.S. could file a trade complaint on IP with the WTO or take action outside the WTO process, one administration official said. "A lot differently toward trade".

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  • Trump says United States 'locked and loaded'
Trump says United States 'locked and loaded'

Pyongyang says it will be ready to send its missile launch plan to Kim for approval just before or as the drills begin. Trump called that launch "reckless and unsafe", but tough United Nations sanctions on North Korea that followed - signed unanimously by security council members including China and Russian Federation - were when th...

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  • Hundreds feared dead in Sierra Leone mudslide
Hundreds feared dead in Sierra Leone mudslide

Numerous impoverished areas of Sierra Leone's capital are close to sea level and have poor drainage systems, exacerbating flooding during the West African country's rainy season. Flooding in the country regularly destroys unsafe or illegal housing. "It is likely that hundreds are lying dead underneath the rubble", Vice President Victor Foh said, ...

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  • Marco Rubio: Is Senator Really in Death Threat Danger?
Marco Rubio: Is Senator Really in Death Threat Danger?

A security detail has been guarding Rubio in Washington, D.C. and in Miami for several weeks after uncorroborated threats against the senator were uncovered by USA intelligence, the Herald said. While the federal authorities could not ensure the truth of the threat, the senator's safeguard and protection measures have been strengthened in recent ...

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  • Darjeeling unrest: GJM to call off 25-day long hunger strike today
Darjeeling unrest: GJM to call off 25-day long hunger strike today

SS Ahluwalia, the Lok Sabha MP from Darjeeling, also participated in the meeting, which was perceived in the hills as the Centre's move to end the crisis. The GJM and GMCC are, however, yet to take a call on the indefinite shutdown but has chose to hold a meeting within a day or two to decide on the future course of action.

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  • Libraries Hosting Eclipse Events - STAR_Net
Libraries Hosting Eclipse Events - STAR_Net

As the total solar eclipse on August 21 draws closer, Amazon is recalling a line of solar eclipse glasses that may not be safe for viewing. How should you wear eclipse glasses, if you already wear regular glasses? The Fleischmann Planetarium dome Theatre has a special show about solar eclipses .

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  • North Korea vows harsh retaliation against new United Nations sanctions
North Korea vows harsh retaliation against new United Nations sanctions

The North said it would take an unspecified "resolute action of justice" and would never place its nuclear program on the negotiating table or "flinch an inch" from its push to strengthen its nuclear deterrence as long as US hostility against North Korea persists.

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  • Guam sends out missile fact sheet
Guam sends out missile fact sheet

In a meeting with top aides at the presidential Blue House, Moon said South Korea would work to safeguard peace on the peninsula in co-operation with the United States and other countries. A spokesman for SDF said the missiles were being deployed not to intercept missiles, but rather "just in case". " North Korea raising tension (on the Peninsula)...

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  • President Trump campaign releases first re-election ad
President Trump campaign releases first re-election ad

Notably absent are photos of any Republicans, who Trump has not shied away from criticizing in recent weeks for failing to repeal Obamacare. "Liberal "journalists" were incapable of winning a debate on the facts, so they resorted to personal attacks and a sensationalist shouting match", the RNC said in asking supporters to take a survey on the ...

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  • China to begin implementing new United Nations sanctions on N
China to begin implementing new United Nations sanctions on N

The move by the U.S.is seen by the Chinese as an attempt to put pressure on Beijing to act more strongly against North Korea and an attempt to blame China for not interfering in the Nuclear programme of North Korea. The ban, to come into force on Tuesday and in accordance with the sanctions approved by the UN Security Council on August 5, excludes ...

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  • Contrasting Trump rallies meet outside Trump Tower before his visit
Contrasting Trump rallies meet outside Trump Tower before his visit

Trump is expected to arrive at Trump Tower some time Sunday afternoon or evening and leave Wednesday. "NYPD and secret service are ready". From Aug. The NYPD will establish vehicle security checkpoints for random safety inspections on Fifth and Madison Avenues in the vicinity of Trump Tower. Between the Inauguration and the election, New York Cit...

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  • Going, Going ... BONG! London's Big Ben to Fall Silent for Four Years
Going, Going ... BONG! London's Big Ben to Fall Silent for Four Years

Big Ben's famous bongs will be silenced for four years from next week so that major conservation work can be carried out . The 13.7-ton bell in the Elizabeth Tower must stop ringing to ensure the safety of workers on the restoration project, the House of Commons said on Monday in an emailed statement.

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  • Nikki Haley: New UN Sanctions a 'Gut Punch' to North Korea
Nikki Haley: New UN Sanctions a 'Gut Punch' to North Korea

The information included in Trump's tweet is "classified", US Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley told the "Fox & Friends" TV program on Tuesday morning. Every dollar of revenue that the North Korean government gets, they're not feeding their people with it. "All of us should be concerned about what" happening right now", Haley conti...

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  • Pakistan marks 70 years of independence with pageantry, reflection
Pakistan marks 70 years of independence with pageantry, reflection

The video by Indian Acapella Band Voxchord and uploaded by the Voice of Ram YouTube channel has already garnered more than 1,32,304 views. The song is to encourage tolerance and features singers from India and Pakistan. Indeed, art has the power to bring unity among the people of two countries. "To me, these videos mean a new beginning, anoth...

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  • Trump speaks with Guam's governor in extremely candid phone call
Trump speaks with Guam's governor in extremely candid phone call

It went on to give specific advice for during and after a strike. The threat came after Trump warned North Korean leader Kim Jong Un to stop making threats against the us and allies. However, "Guam's importance is reliant on the behavior of our allies". Guam is armed with the US Army's missile defence system known as Terminal High Altitude...

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  • Charlottesville: Trump under fire after far-right killing
Charlottesville: Trump under fire after far-right killing

Many were outraged by President Trump's comments that "many sides" were responsible for the violence. One person was killed and 19 others were injured Saturday when an OH man allegedly drove his auto through a group of counter-demonstrators, police said.

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  • Gardaí Carrying Out Search In Relation To Trevor Deely Case Today
Gardaí Carrying Out Search In Relation To Trevor Deely Case Today

Officers began a search of the land, which borders the River Liffey in Chapelizod, for the missing man's remains. The file on Trevor Deely has never been closed and there have been a number of appeals for information over the years but Trevor has never been found.

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  • Guangzhou Evergrande boss confirms Paulinho to Barcelona
Guangzhou Evergrande boss confirms Paulinho to Barcelona

The Guangzhou Evergrande midfielder spent two seasons at White Hart Lane, but failed to repay the £17m Spurs forked out for him, scoring 10 goals in 67 appearances before departing for the Chinese Super League in 2015. To be fair, Paulinho has been an integral part of Brazil's side since Tite took over as national team manager in June previous year...

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  • 'N Korean missiles can reach Guam in 14 minutes'
'N Korean missiles can reach Guam in 14 minutes'

Officials have not raised the U.S. territory's threat level after Pyongyang said it had laid out plans to strike near the island in the coming weeks. Now, about 160,000 people live on Guam . Its chief languages are English and Chamorro. South Dakota airmen, recently deployed from Ellsworth Air Force base, took part in a mission flying over the...

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  • Virginia Governor Attends Sunday Church in Charlottesville
Virginia Governor Attends Sunday Church in Charlottesville

The governor of the state of Virginia , Terry McAuliffe , has since declared a state of emergency following the violent attack that occurred on Saturday afternoon at approx. Friday night's demonstration took place after a federal judge granted an injunction allowing Saturday's protest-but the protesters were angry that the city had them move ne...

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