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Author: 0 Top US General to Meet Moon Amid N.Korea Tensions

While backing Trump's tough talk, USA officials including National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster played down the risk on Sunday of the rhetoric escalating into conflict. World stocks rallied as investors took heart from the less bellicose rhetoric. " We're all looking to get out of this situation without a war ", Dunford said.

Global Man killed, brother injured after stabbing over parking space
Author: 0 Man killed, brother injured after stabbing over parking space

Police say the 29-year-old homeowner was stabbed in the arm and his brother, 23-year-old Omari Dahan, was stabbed in the chest during the altercation. Volunteers from the Misaskim organization have been on the scene for hours, and have volunteers placed at the hospital as well - working closely with the NYPD as well as the NYC Medical Examiner to ensure proper Kavod Hames .

Global Local lawmakers speak out against rally in Charlottesville, criticize president's response
Author: 0 Local lawmakers speak out against rally in Charlottesville, criticize president's response

At least 200 people gathered in Montreal Sunday night to protest neo-Nazi and Ku Klux Klan sympathizers who held a violent rally on Saturday, in Charlottesville, Virginia . Nineteen others were injured in the incident. National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster called out the auto attack: "Of course it was terrorism". "I was just feeling so sick in the last 24 hours, watching the rise of Fascism in our country", said Erin Roycroft, who stood in a garden outside Portland City Hall, ...

Global Israel official warns Lebanon over Hezbollah leader's threat
Author: 0 Israel official warns Lebanon over Hezbollah leader's threat

On Friday, the Lebanese security official overseeing the arrangements, General Abbas Ibrahim, said a group of civilians would go to Assal Al Ward, an area just across the border from Arsal and held by the Syrian government. He said both European and American officials had warned them "during diplomatic meetings and worldwide visits... if you don't do this, Israel will launch a war on Lebanon, and if Hezbollah doesn't do this, Israel will launch a war on Lebanon", although he did not specify ...

Global Donald Trump's Silence Over Neo-Nazi Terrorism Is Deafening, Says Maajid
Author: 0 Donald Trump's Silence Over Neo-Nazi Terrorism Is Deafening, Says Maajid

Charlottesville Democratic mayor Michael Signer on Sunday said that U.S. President Donald Trump had emboldened organised racists, who caused the racially charged violence in his city over the weekend. Not Donald Trump , not Barack Obama. Because he said he's going to take our country back. The cause of the crash remains under investigation at this time , the police said in a statement .

Global Ryan Newman turns mediocre start into top-five finish at MI
Author: 0 Ryan Newman turns mediocre start into top-five finish at MI

But none of those previous victories could match this one for pure daring. But Martin Truex Jr ., who began the race in the 13th position, slowly crept up the leaderboard. Well, they raced the daylights out it for those last three laps at MIS this season. I feel good about our race cars and what we've been doing all year.

Global Three Dead as White Supremacists Rally in US
Author: 0 Three Dead as White Supremacists Rally in US

Mike Wilson, principal of Randall K. Cooper High School, confirmed in an email to The Blade that Mr. Fields was a 2015 graduate and recalled he was "a quiet and reserved student". "Trump's not a white supremacist ". However, the U.S. Army has not confirmed that Charlotte white supremacist rally auto attack suspect James Fields ever served.

Global Notre Dame Schedules Wisconsin In 2020 & 2021
Author: 0 Notre Dame Schedules Wisconsin In 2020 & 2021

The Irish and Badgers met for the first time on the gridiron on November 10, 1900, when Wisconsin shut out Notre Dame, 54-0. Notre Dame holds an 8-6-2 lead in the series. 5 LSU. Wisconsin's Athletic Director Barry Alvarez, Notre Dame's Vice President Jack Swarbrick and Athletic Director James E. Rohr, Mike Kelly of the Chicago Park District and Packer's President and CEO Mark Murphy will all be in attendance.

Global Trump to Call for China IT Trade Probe on Monday
Author: 0 Trump to Call for China IT Trade Probe on Monday

But Beijing is increasingly frustrated with Pyongyang and supported a U.N. Security Council ban on August 5 on coal and other key goods. In an editorial, the official China Daily said it was critical the Trump administration doesn't make a rash decision it will regret.

Global Hundreds gather for unity vigil after violence in Charlottesville
Author: 0 Hundreds gather for unity vigil after violence in Charlottesville

We're with you, we support you", said Roger Dunigan. "We are calling on our friends, our community to join us for a vigil to mourn the death of the young woman who lost her life to the auto attack at the Charlottesville counter protests today, and the victims who've been brutally injured by this attack", organizers wrote in its Facebook .

Global Trump doubles down on support for struggling Luther Strange
Author: 0 Trump doubles down on support for struggling Luther Strange

They make up a field competing for the Republican nomination in an election to determine who will fill Alabama's U.S. Senate seat once held by Jeff Sessions , now the U.S. To win outright, a candidate has to get at least 50 percent of the vote. This is significant as Trump spent the last week attacking McConnell. "Must Repeal & Replace ObamaCare!" Moore, however, has taken a more measured approach.

Global Trump campaign touts achievements despite criticism from 'enemies'
Author: 0 Trump campaign touts achievements despite criticism from 'enemies'

Trump declared his intention to run for re-election at the very beginning of his presidency and has taken part in several campaign events, including holding a $35,000-per-seat fundraiser in June. "One million jobs created". The campaign advert, whose message was approved by President Trump , reiterated the message put out by the president, particularly in recent months, that he is being blocked by Democrats despite having a majority in the White House, the House and the Senate.

Global S Korea's Moon says war unthinkable
Author: 0 S Korea's Moon says war unthinkable

The North on Monday said any war could "only be turned into a nuclear war". Annual exercises between the US and South Korean militaries, dubbed Ulchi-Freedom Guardian, begin on Wednesday. "Since the subway stations in South Korea have enough depth and strength, we will be able to survive attacks". "He conveyed America's readiness to use the full range of military capabilities to defend our allies and the U.S.

Global Chinese Vice Premier Wang Yang arriving in Nepal on Monday
Author: 0 Chinese Vice Premier Wang Yang arriving in Nepal on Monday

President Mamnoon Hussain attended a flag hoisting ceremoney, with a 31 gun salute and fireworks lighting the skies. - APP Street celebrations in Hyderabad on the eve of Pakistan's 70th Independence Day. The Chinese vice Prime Minister's visit carried important significance with regard to economic, diplomatic and people to people relations between China and Pakistan, he said adding that the visit would further strengthen relations and time tested friendship between the two countries.

Global Helicopter crashes in Virginia
Author: 0 Helicopter crashes in Virginia

The crash occurred near a residence on Old Farm Road by Birdwood Golf Course on Saturday. No one on the ground was injured. In addition to the deaths of the troopers and one other identified person, at least 34 people were injured in the auto ramming and other violence.

Author: 0 Kim Jong Un doesn't need to strike Guam - he's already won

The island is inhabited by around 6000 United States troops and houses two USA military installations, the Andersen Air Force Base and the Naval Base Guam . Iwakuni is one of the main USA bases in Japan and was the staging point for F-35 stealth fighters believed to be training for precision strikes on North Korea against Kim Jong Un and his top lieutenants.

Global Nitish camp suspends 21 of Sharad's camp members from JD(U)
Author: 0 Nitish camp suspends 21 of Sharad's camp members from JD(U)

While defending the decision, Senior JD (U ) leader, Vashishtha Narayan, said that Sharad Yadav was not removed from the party, but, replaced with RCP Singh. He said it was the people who had made the Grand Alliance of RJD, JD-U and Congress in the 2015 Bihar Assembly polls and given their mandate to rule for five years.

Global Antonio Conte is causing unnecessary problems at Chelsea, says Paul Hayward
Author: 0 Antonio Conte is causing unnecessary problems at Chelsea, says Paul Hayward

The reigning champs got off to a frightful start to the new Premier League season as Burnley won 3-2 at Stamford Bridge. We had three injured players missing and one (Moses) missing for a ban. They aren't exactly the same side that collapsed in spectacular fashion during Jose Mourinho's final days overseeing the roster from the side of the pitch; at the very worst, they'll look uninspired but competent.

Global Sierra Leone mudslide buries houses with hundreds feared dead
Author: 0 Sierra Leone mudslide buries houses with hundreds feared dead

Footage on television showed family members digging through mud in a desperate bid to free their loved ones. "The capacity at the mortuary is too small for the corpses", he told the Sierra Leone National Broadcasting Corp. "The disaster is so serious that I myself feel broken", he said. In January, Defence Secretary Michael Fallon announced a training programme for British forces in Sierra Leone to help "ensure stability in the region which helps to deliver security at home in the UK".

Global Rubio Receives Increased Security After Reported Venezuelan Death Order
Author: 0 Rubio Receives Increased Security After Reported Venezuelan Death Order

Last week we reported that Rubio's security detail had been increased, but neither Rubio's office nor the Capitol Police would comment. Diosdado Cabello, a prominent lawmaker from the ruling Socialist Party, is believed to have made the order, although federal authorities could not verify if the threat was real.

Author: 0 North Korea missile re-entry technology not perfected yet - South Korea

Trump's warning came after the North threatened to fire ballistic missiles over Japan towards the US Pacific island of Guam. His journey to Asia comes as North Korea's Minju Joson newspaper said in an editorial that Pyongyang's army is "capable of fighting any war the USA wants".

Global US Needs '5 Minutes' To Nuke North Korea For Guam Attack
Author: 0 US Needs '5 Minutes' To Nuke North Korea For Guam Attack

Pyongyang's threats to launch four missile strikes near the United States territory has stirred global curiosity in the remote Pacific destination, with it trending heavily on search engines as social media users wondered, "what is Guam? ".

Global Trump Expected in NYC Monday After Return Trip to DC
Author: 0 Trump Expected in NYC Monday After Return Trip to DC

NYPD officials said they don't anticipate any change to the street closures. "We are very confident we can handle any situation including if the president decides to go out to a restaurant or anything like that", de Blasio said. Hundreds of New Yorkers who were outraged by the open display of race hate and violence in Charlottesville gathered in Brooklyn at Grand Army Plaza in a show of unity.

Global Big Ben to fall silent in London next week for repairs
Author: 0 Big Ben to fall silent in London next week for repairs

To stop the bells the striking hammers will be locked and the bell disconnected from the clock mechanism, allowing the Great Clock to continue telling the time silently. A man with arguably one of the best job titles in the world, Keeper of the Great Clock Steve Jaggs said: " Big Ben falling silent is a significant milestone in this crucial conservation project".

Global Ant McPartlin breaks his silence after leaving rehab
Author: 0 Ant McPartlin breaks his silence after leaving rehab

As to how things would pan out in the long term, he said: "Time will tell". McPartlin told The Sun on Sunday that his addiction to painkillers worsened during 2016 but reached its peak earlier this year when he used a cocktail of drugs to help him through his presenting duties, including a dance routine with Take That on Saturday Night Takeaway .

Global Indians, Pakistanis fuse national anthems to make 'Peace Anthem'
Author: 0 Indians, Pakistanis fuse national anthems to make 'Peace Anthem'

And yet, will it be too wishful a thinking to look forward to peace and brotherhood between the two counties? Sharing the video on Facebook , Voice of Ram said, "Soulful!" Well, on the 70th anniversary of the independence of India and Pakistan, Voice of Ram (a group helmed by Ram Subramanian, who has time and again produced creatives encouraging peace between the neighbours) has brought together artistes from both sides of the border to sing the each other's and their own national ...

Global Here's how we're coping with the North Korea nuclear standoff
Author: 0 Here's how we're coping with the North Korea nuclear standoff

The official explained the disclosure of Friday's telephone conversation is to alleviate concerns that South Korea is not taking an active enough role amid the mounting tensions. DPRK stands for North Korea's official name, the Democratic People's Republic of Korea. North Korean state media has reported that details of the country's Guam strike plan are expected to be ready by mid-August.

Global Paulinho to move from Barcelona to Guangzhou
Author: 0 Paulinho to move from Barcelona to Guangzhou

Barcelona are in the process of reinvesting the £200m they made from selling Neymar to Paris Saint-Germain, with Philippe Coutinho and Ousmane Dembele also being linked with moves to the Nou Camp. Paulinho had a hard first season in English football as Tottenham struggled after splashing out on seven new signings, spending over £100m, but ultimately finishing sixth in the Premier League as both Andre Villas-Boas and Tim Sherwood lost their respective managerial roles.

Author: 0 Japan Installs Extra Missile Defense After N Korea Threat to Guam

Naval Base Guam is an outpost for US fast-attack nuclear powered submarines. US diplomats aren't giving up on avoiding a military conflict. "Let her speak for Germany", Mr. "Nobody loves a peaceful solution better than President Trump". She says she would like see the president's tough talk dial down. State-run media ensures that the population gets the North Korean side of the story, but doesn't convey any sense of worldwide concern about the situation.

Global Mexico against military option in settlement of Venezuelan crisis
Author: 0 Mexico against military option in settlement of Venezuelan crisis

The White House said late Friday that Maduro requested a phone call with Trump. That statement drew quick condemnation, including from the Colombian Foreign Ministry, which opposed any "military measures and the use of force", and said efforts to resolve Venezuela's breakdown in democracy should be peaceful and respect its sovereignty.

Author: 0 Obama Aide Admits His Administration Failed On North Korea

But one poll, from July 26, showed 57% of respondents saying Trump is wrong to ban transgender people from serving in the military. On Aug. 4, 39 percent of those polled had said they approved of the job the president was doing, according to the survey .

Author: 0 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. China's president, Xi Jinping , made a plea for cool-headedness in a phone conversation with Trump on Saturday, urging both sides to avoid words or actions that could worsen the situation.

Global Police officer stabbed to death by suspected IS terrorist in Istanbul
Author: 0 Police officer stabbed to death by suspected IS terrorist in Istanbul

According to Dogan news service, the assailant stabbed the officer when he was being taken out of a patrol auto near a police station after his arrest. Just minutes into New Year's Day, a jihadist gunman attacked a night club in Istanbul , killing 39 people. Although there has since been a lull in similar attacks, high security remains in big cities.

Global Perdomo comes undone as Dodgers drop Padres
Author: 0 Perdomo comes undone as Dodgers drop Padres

The Dodgers responded in the fourth inning with a pair of home runs. Perdomo improves to 6-6 with a 4.81 ERA in 20 starts. His three run blast gave Los Angeles their first lead of the game and they never looked back. His back to the plate as he stomped toward the mound, Luis Perdomo chucked the ball into his glove, over and over, as Yasmani Grandal crossed home with the Dodgers' second home run of the fourth inning.

Global Kenya gets respite from election violence that killed 24
Author: 0 Kenya gets respite from election violence that killed 24

A day after Kenyatta was declared the victor of the presidential poll as police opened fire to disperse protesters who blocked roads and set up barricades in the capital, Nairobi, on Saturday. Protests in Mathare following the declaration of President Uhuru Kenyatta as the victor at the polls. The opposition called the election process a "charade".

Global Lexington Mayor Jim Gray Proposes Moving Confederate Statues
Author: 0 Lexington Mayor Jim Gray Proposes Moving Confederate Statues

We have thoroughly examined this issue, and heard from many of our citizens, Gray said . Gray said he had planned to announce the decision next week but did so on Saturday because of what he called "the tragic events in Charlottesville", which he said "remind us that we must bring our country together by condemning violence, white supremacists and Nazi hate groups".

Author: 0 Alexis Sanchez in France to discuss Paris Saint-Germain offer

So that's the target Lacazette should set". Elsewhere, Wenger has ruled out a move for Leicester wide man Mahrez after insisting the Gunners were "never close" in their pursuit of the player, per Jon Paul of the Leicester Mercury: " We were never close ".

Author: 0 Korea not 'imminent' - Central Intelligence Agency chief

Pompeo also said that he believed North Korea would continue to develop its missile capabilities under its leader Kim Jong-un. Earlier this month the U.N. On Friday Trump ramped up the military rhetoric even more by tweeting that "military solutions are now fully in place, locked and loaded, should North Korea act unwisely".

Global Dead After Shooting At Great Lakes Dragaway
Author: 0 Dead After Shooting At Great Lakes Dragaway

Two of the victims died at the scene, and a third died en route to the hospital, according to WITI . 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.

Global 'At least 17 dead' as gunman opens fire on Turkish restaurant
Author: 0 'At least 17 dead' as gunman opens fire on Turkish restaurant

Witnesses were quoted as saying that three gunmen opened fire on customers seated outside a hotel and restaurant. "I just ran but my brother was left inside", the woman told Reuters TV as she fled the building. Most attacks have been along its remote northern border region with Mali, a country which has been plagued by Islamist militants for more than a decade.

Global Vigil Held In Center City For Charlottesville Victims
Author: 0 Vigil Held In Center City For Charlottesville Victims

Saturday morning in Charlottesville, Virginia , a rally of white nationalists become violent when they clashed with counter protesters on the streets. "Yesterday was a dark day in this commonwealth and across the country but we are going to let our light shine and we're going to let it shine and make sure that the citizens understand that we're moving forward", Roanoke Mayor Sherman Lea said.

Global Australia's Biggest Bank Says CEO Will Retire Amid Money-Laundering Scandal
Author: 0 Australia's Biggest Bank Says CEO Will Retire Amid Money-Laundering Scandal

CBA chairman Catherine Livingstone said on Monday that there had been ongoing conversations about succession planning since she became chair early this year. Two weeks ago the Australian Transaction Reports and Analysis Centre launched civil proceedings against CBA in the federal court, claiming the bank had made "serious and systemic" violations of laws aimed at combating funding of terrorism and crime syndicates.

Global 'Game of Thrones': Why Did Drogon Do *THAT* With Jon Snow?
Author: 0 'Game of Thrones': Why Did Drogon Do *THAT* With Jon Snow?

While studying with Sam , Gilly reads out a record of King Rhaegar having had an annulment before he married Elia Martell , thus confirming his secret marriage to Lyanna Stark and making Jon Snow the King of the World. The dragons like Jon , just in case you didn't catch the fact that he's part Targaryen . A birthright he still knows nothing about. "We're all breathing", says Jon Snow .

Author: 0 McMaster Dodges Questions About Working With Bannon

Scaramucci then applauded national security adviser H.R. McMaster for acknowledging as terrorism the fatal attack at the "Unite the Right" rally. "With the moral authority of the presidency, you have to call that stuff out". After criticizing Steve Bannon on ABC's This Week, Anthony Scaramucci did it again in an online-only segment. Scaramucci said "this sort of "Bannon-bart" influence" on President Trump "is a snag on the president".

Global Trump White House to look into China's trade practices
Author: 0 Trump White House to look into China's trade practices

President Trump is planning to ask his staff to consider investigating Chinese trade practices, senior White House officials said Saturday. "President Trump and President Xi agreed North Korea must stop its provocative and escalatory behavior", read a statement from the White House issued early last Saturday.

Global School-funding sponsor calls for House override
Author: 0 School-funding sponsor calls for House override

Sen. Andy Manar is a Democrat from Bunker Hill. Sam McCann, who has been contemplating making a run against the first-term governor in the 2018 GOP primary. It moves to the House where it also needs a three-fifths majority. Escalating pension payments have led to drained reserves, debt dependency and junk bond ratings for the nation's third-largest public school system.

Global United States stock indexes edge higher in afternoon trading
Author: 0 United States stock indexes edge higher in afternoon trading

Despite the drop, analysts said the market seemed to be a bit skeptical that the North Korea situation would grow into a major crisis, noting that the losses were still not that deep. Britain's FTSE 100 was down 1%. Tokyo's Nikkei 225 share index closed down 1.3 per cent at its lowest since June 1 as the strong yen hit exporters, while South Korea's KOSPI index fell 1.1 per cent to seven-week lows.

Global Barnaby Joyce not expecting to be disqualified because of NZ citizenship 'shock'
Author: 0 Barnaby Joyce not expecting to be disqualified because of NZ citizenship 'shock'

One Nation senator Malcolm Roberts also faces the High Court over whether he was still a British citizen when he was elected a year ago, after party leader Pauline Hanson referred him herself. Mr Joyce said he has advice from the solicitor-general he was on safe ground but requested he be referred to the High Court , acting as the Court of Disputed Returns, to clear up whether he was in breach of section 44 of the Constitution.

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