• China says willing to pay the price for new North Korea sanctions
China says willing to pay the price for new North Korea sanctions

He stressed that Beijing is willing to sacrifices its own economic interests "for the sake of supporting global system of nuclear non-proliferation and to maintain peace and stability in the region". The sanctions prohibit countries from hiring more North Korean workers, ban new joint ventures with North Korea and any new investment in current join...

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

On Friday, the Defense Ministry said it was deploying four of Japan's surface-to-air Patriot interceptors in western Japan to respond to a possible risk of fragments falling from missiles. "All of this could lead to further militarization of South Korea", said Yang Uk, a senior research fellow at the Korea Defence and Security Forum. Pyongyang sa...

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  • Gu am tourism sees silver lining in North Korean threats
Gu am tourism sees silver lining in North Korean threats

The statement had also said that the plan could involve involve firing medium- to long-range rockets at the Pacific island, which is home to a strategic outpost of the USA military including a submarine squadron, an air base and a Coast Guard unit.

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  • China bans imports from N/Korea — UN Sanctions
China bans imports from N/Korea — UN Sanctions

China's Commerce Ministry said the new trade ban will be fully in place by September 5. The Chinese customs agency's announcement follows an escalating exchange of angry words between US President Donald Trump and Mr Kim's government. officials said it was not linked to the North Korean matter. "There will be no victor from a trade war, it will...

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  • Big Ben will fall silent from next week until 2021
Big Ben will fall silent from next week until 2021

It will be the longest period that Big Ben , whose bongs are familiar to many people around the world due to their use in BBC radio and television broadcasts, has been silent in its 157-year history. The chimes of the world's most iconic clock are to be silenced for the next four years while major conservation works are carried out. The London...

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  • Amb. Nikki Haley slams N. Korea missiles report retweeted by Donald Trump
Amb. Nikki Haley slams N. Korea missiles report retweeted by Donald Trump

According to a recent NBC News poll , 41 percent of Americans fear war with North Korea. The U.N. Security Council on Saturday passed Resolution 2371 with a 15-0, unanimous vote, imposing new sanctions on North Korea for defying U.N. Trump's harsh criticism of the Obama administration as not tough enough against Pyongyang has now evolved into ...

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  • War with North Korea: Another reality
War with North Korea: Another reality

Philippine presidential spokesperson Ernesto Abella briefed Philippine journalists that in case threats exchanges continue and hostilities erupt, the Filipinos, who are working and residing in the Korean Peninsula and Guam , already know what to do.

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  • Mash-Up Combines Pakistan And India's Anthems To Make A Viral Hit
Mash-Up Combines Pakistan And India's Anthems To Make A Viral Hit

And yet, will it be too wishful a thinking to look forward to peace and brotherhood between the two counties? For the first time, since Independence, the national anthems of India and Pakistan is sung by artists of both nations. The move has touched a chord with many on the internet. "Hope this goes viral in Pakistan". Syed Haider Shah, Acting Hi...

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  • Trump campaign ad says his 'enemies' are trying to undermine his progress
Trump campaign ad says his 'enemies' are trying to undermine his progress

Notably absent are photos of any Republicans, who Trump has not shied away from criticizing in recent weeks for failing to repeal Obamacare. The release of the Trump campaign's new ad comes as the President continues to receive criticism for his statements on Saturday in response to the violence that gripped Charlottesville, Virginia, over the we...

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  • Hundreds Rally In LA Against White Supremacists
Hundreds Rally In LA Against White Supremacists

The woman was killed and 19 others were injured when the auto slammed into the crowd of peaceful protesters who came to oppose the rally, which was spurred by plans to remove a statue of Confederate Gen. Republican senator Marco Rubio , who ran against Trump in the party's primaries past year, tweeted: "Very important for the nation to hear @po...

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  • Guam, Japan prepare for possible North Korea missile launch
Guam, Japan prepare for possible North Korea missile launch

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe told reporters in Yamaguchi Prefecture that the government will "do (its) utmost" to protect the lives and property of the Japanese people. Talking about the residents of Guam , U.S. President Donald Trump said, "I feel that they will be very safe". The American military presence on Guam consists of two bases - Anders...

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  • De Blasio: Trump's visit to midtown Manhattan off for a day
De Blasio: Trump's visit to midtown Manhattan off for a day

Sunday at a press conference, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio said the violence Saturday in Charlottesville, VA was an act of domestic terrorism that President Donald Trump needs to more forcefully condemn. "The NYPD is prepared. there is no police force in the free world more prepared", to handle the President's high profile return home, de Bla...

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  • McAuliffe to White Nationalists: 'Go Home, and Never Come Back'
McAuliffe to White Nationalists: 'Go Home, and Never Come Back'

Zion First African Baptist Church in the same city where the rally took place, McAuliffe called the white supremacists "dividers". Three people died in the violence that led to McAuliffe issuing a state of emergency earlier Saturday and canceling a rally over the removal of Confederate Gen.

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  • HPE, NASA to send supercomputers into space
HPE, NASA to send supercomputers into space

On Wednesday (16 August), astronauts Jack Fischer of Nasa and Paolo Nespoli of the European Space Agency will attempt to grapple the spacecraft using the ISS's 58-foot robotic arm and it will then be installed on the station's Harmony module .

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  • Latin America rejects USA military threat in Venezuela
Latin America rejects USA military threat in Venezuela

Trump spoke at his golf course in New Jersey after meeting with his UN Ambassador Nikki Haley and Secretary of State Rex Tillerson. The Foreign Ministry says in a statement that it condemns "military measures and the use of force", and that all efforts to resolve Venezuela's crisis should be peaceful and respect its sovereignty.

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  • View the August 21, 2017 Solar Eclipse at Capitol Reef National Park
View the August 21, 2017 Solar Eclipse at Capitol Reef National Park

Its surface is so bright that if you stare at any portion of it, no matter how small, it produces enough light to permanently damage your retina. On Aug. "We are only selling the glasses on Amazon, so we can not guarantee the validity of Soluna glasses purchased through any other site", he added. To protect your eyes when viewing the sun or an ...

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  • Simple New Zealand citizenship test could have saved Barnaby
Simple New Zealand citizenship test could have saved Barnaby

The revelations could spark a crisis for Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull's Liberal-National coalition government, which won national elections a year ago with 76 seats in the House of Representatives - a narrow one-seat majority. When Larissa Waters and Scott Ludlam were caught out by section 44 of the constitution, Malcolm Turnbull criticise...

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  • Head of Egypt's railway authority resigns over fatal crash
Head of Egypt's railway authority resigns over fatal crash

Iman Hamdy, 26, a survivor of the accident, said that she was travelling in the train going to Alexandria and noticed that it was already in a bad condition. The ministry said 75 ambulances had been deployed at the crash scene to treat casualties and that all the hospitals in Alexandria had been placed on high alert.

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  • Top US military official arrives in South Korea
Top US military official arrives in South Korea

Dunford just arrived in Osan Air Base to meet with US Forces Korea leadership and explore the Camp Humphreys area with his team on board 2 UH-60 Black Hawks", a short statement on the Joint Staff Facebook page states. Moon Chung-In, South Korea's ambassador-at-large for worldwide security, criticized the Trump administration for what he said was a ...

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  • Raila speaks for the first time after election defeat
Raila speaks for the first time after election defeat

Attention is now focused on Odinga and his first reaction to Friday's official election results. AFP's tally of deaths between Friday evening and Saturday night stands at 16, including nine killed in Nairobi's slums. "Your neighbour will always be your neighbour and we can not fight over an election", Kenyatta said after the IEBC announced his ...

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  • Man seen at Charlottesville protests no longer works at Top Dog
Man seen at Charlottesville protests no longer works at Top Dog

A worker at a Berkeley restaurant has lost his job after being outed on social media as being one of the Charlottesville white supremacist protesters. "I've been using this account to call out racists on Twitter in real life for almost five years, so when all of these photos started popping up from the torch rally Friday night and the alt-right...

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  • Centre to exempt Tamil Nadu from Neet this year
Centre to exempt Tamil Nadu from Neet this year

The problem comes only in terms of government college admissions and also in terms of seats surrendered by private colleges to government colleges. Union Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said the Centre was willing to make a consideration based on State's submission that the new examination system would put rural students at a disadvantage.

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  • North Korea rhetoric remains sharp but shows signs of cooling
North Korea rhetoric remains sharp but shows signs of cooling

After meeting the South Korean leader, he is expected to meet the heads of Japan and China. But he also downplayed any immediate risk to the United States. "Hopefully Kim Jong Un will find another path!" The Trump administration has derided that strategy, with Secretary of State Rex Tillerson announcing on a trip to the region in February, "The e...

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  • IS suspect stabs Istanbul policeman while taken into custody
IS suspect stabs Istanbul policeman while taken into custody

The attacker, who was apprehend over suspension of planning a bombing attack, was shot by the police then. EDS NOTE: GRAPHIC CONTENT - In this image made from video, police gather at the scene of an attack in Istanbul, late Sunday, Aug. In July, dozens of alleged IS members were arrested and several were accused by police of preparing a "sensatio...

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  • Three men killed in shooting at Wisconsin drag raceway - Sheriff
Three men killed in shooting at Wisconsin drag raceway - Sheriff

The men were standing near a food vendor when a gunman approached and shot them at what appeared to have been point-blank range, Beth told reporters. The third victim died en route to an area hospital, Beth said. Officials said late Sunday that they were still investigating. The hundreds of people, according to race competitor Brian Mitchell, w...

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  • Solar Eclipse Safe Viewing Seminar
Solar Eclipse Safe Viewing Seminar

One source told Business Insider that she had nearly purchased a five-pack of eclipse glasses on Amazon , before double checking the date - and realizing that they wouldn't arrive until September. Any customers concerned about their eclipse glasses but did not receive an email about the recall are asked out to contact Amazon customer service. Th...

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  • S. Korea's military vows retaliation if N. Korea attacks
S. Korea's military vows retaliation if N. Korea attacks

A man takes a photo in front of a monitor showing news of North Korea's fresh threat in Tokyo, Japan , August 9, 2017. Japan deployed its Patriot missile defence system on Saturday after North Korea threatened to fire ballistic missiles over the country towards the US Pacific territory of Guam, local officials and reports said .

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  • Will Twitter suspend Trump's account for 'threatening nuclear war' against North Korea?
Will Twitter suspend Trump's account for 'threatening nuclear war' against North Korea?

Following a series of off-the-cuff remarks, Trump doubled-down on his willingness to unleash "fire and fury" on North Korea if the secluded nation continues to test its nuclear capabilities and threaten the United States. Trump is issuing an empty threat of nuclear war, which will further erode American credibility and deterrence, or he actually ...

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  • Virginia State Trooper who died in Charlottesville crash was Germantown High graduate
Virginia State Trooper who died in Charlottesville crash was Germantown High graduate

The grieving father highlighted his son's achievements, including working as a security detail protecting McAuliffe for two years before starting his new position. A white nationalists' rally erupted into deadly violence Saturday as a auto rammed into a crowd while demonstrators and counter-protesters clashed, spurring President Donald Trump to con...

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  • Pasco vigil to remember people injured in Charlottesville violence
Pasco vigil to remember people injured in Charlottesville violence

Numerous speakers also point the finger of blame not just at the hate groups in Charlottesville, but also at American society and anyone who stands idly by. James Alex Fields Jr., a 20-year-old from OH, was charged with second-degree murder in Charlottesville on Saturday after police say he intentionally slammed his auto into a line of cars that ki...

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  • Ian Narev to leave CBA
Ian Narev to leave CBA

CBA's annual report revealed that Narev, who has led the bank since December 2011, took a 46 percent pay cut because of the "significant damage caused to the group's trust and reputation" in light of the lawsuit. According to the annual report released today, CEO Ian Narev's total pay for 2017 came in at $5.7 million, short by nearly $3 million h...

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  • Trump Wants To Investigate China's Intellectual Property Rules
Trump Wants To Investigate China's Intellectual Property Rules

The executive memo Trump is expected to sign on Monday will direct U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer to look into whether his office should open an investigation into China's trade policies and whether they abide by the U.S. Xi urged both sides not to do anything that would aggravate tensions. In its own account of the call, the White H...

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  • Gardai search area in Chapelizod for missing Naas man Trevor Deely
Gardai search area in Chapelizod for missing Naas man Trevor Deely

The search - said to be the most significant since Trevor's disappearance - on the three-acre site will last for a number of weeks. Gardai are now looking to identify a man who was seen outside Trevor's workplace on the night he disappeared.

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  • Ivanka Trump Denounces Racism, White Supremacy, Neo-Nazis After Charlottesville Violence
Ivanka Trump Denounces Racism, White Supremacy, Neo-Nazis After Charlottesville Violence

A senior White House aide is defending President Donald Trump's remarks after a violent clash with white supremacists in Virginia left one person dead. A White House spokesperson said Sunday that President Trump condemns white supremacists and other forces behind the violence in Charlottesville, Va., this weekend.

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  • Princess Diana was delighted by Charles's 'Camillagate' humiliation, new book reveals
Princess Diana was delighted by Charles's 'Camillagate' humiliation, new book reveals

Did you know several iconic sapphire pieces were given to Princess Diana as a wedding present from Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince? Wharfe also says Diana was left feeling triumphant after the Prince of Wales was criticised over the "Camillagate" tape she branded "sick" for its infamous tampon reference.

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