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Beijing sends warning in Indian border dispute

Beijing sends warning in Indian border dispute A stand off between Indian and Chinese troops is continuing along the border in Sikkim sector close to the tri-junction of India, China and Bhutan , since June 16. "This makes it hard for China or India to back down", said a Beijing-based source who is familiar with the discussions between the two sides. The standoff broke out on June 18 when New Delhi's military forces moved into Doklam, a r... [Full Article...]

United States pushes United Nations to strengthen sanctions on North Korea

United States pushes United Nations to strengthen sanctions on North Korea Russia, which like China is a veto-wielding council member, had warned that it would not support sanctions that would worsen North Korea's humanitarian crisis. The United States and China have been negotiating the draft text for the past month. The law also limits the U.S. president's ability to ease any sanctions on Russian Federation by requiring Congress' approval to lift any restrictio... [Full Article...]

United States travel ban on N. Korea to take effect September 1

United States travel ban on N. Korea to take effect September 1 The State Department laid out its plan to curb travel to North Korea this week by announcing that its motion to restrict traveling to the country will take effect at the start of September. In his rare appearance before reporters at the State Department, Tillerson defended his efforts to translate Trump's "American First" slogan into a foreign policy that can engage other nations. [Full Article...]

Happy Birthday Obama: Michelle, Biden and Hollywood Share Their Best Wishes

Happy Birthday Obama: Michelle, Biden and Hollywood Share Their Best Wishes Barack , in his last day of presidency, wrote a letter to the citizens of America. Brooke with a Twitter handle of @96_brooke posted this tweet on her account on 31 July with the caption: "My mom deadass sent the Obamas a wedding invitation back in March and just received this in the mail". [Full Article...]

Rex Tillerson to visit Southeast Asia

Rex Tillerson to visit Southeast Asia That $60 million from the Defense Department could expire by September 30 if he doesn't request a transfer. "It causes unnecessary delays and confusion", Bruen said. The Trump administration has filled other top Latin America posts with security-heavy experts, including retired Army Colonel Sergio de la Peña as deputy assistant secretary of defense for the region and career Central Intelligence ... [Full Article...]

Partly sunny, chance of showers and thunderstorms — TODAY'S FORECAST

Partly sunny, chance of showers and thunderstorms — TODAY'S FORECAST A few showers will linger into Friday morning, making for a soggy bus stop forecast. This will allow the humidity levels to drop and mostly sunny skies to build in across central North Carolina. Winds will be light out of the northeast. "Usually we're seeing high temperatures in the upper 90s this time of year", said Bianca Villanueva, a meteorologist with the National Weather Service in For... [Full Article...]

United States court upends murder conviction of Blackwater contractor

United States court upends murder conviction of Blackwater contractor They were all jailed for 30 years. Slatten was sentenced to life in prison for murder; he was found to have fired the first shots. They received 30 years because the men were also convicted of using military firearms while committing a felony, a charge that has primarily been aimed at gang members and never before against security contractors given military weapons by the US government. [Full Article...]

Rahul Gandhi meets flood-affected victims in Assam, assures help

Rahul Gandhi meets flood-affected victims in Assam, assures help The protesters were raising slogans in favour of Prime Minister Narendra Modi . Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi , who is on a brief visit to flood-hit Banasakantha district of Gujarat, was shown black flags while his auto was pelted with stones by the locals on Thursday. [Full Article...]

Chick-fil-A Trashed After Nugget Dispute

Chick-fil-A Trashed After Nugget Dispute Allison Music told the station that she walked into the restaurant in Jacksonville and noticed two males arguing with employees. Unable to gain entry through the locked doors, the women proceeded to enter by another, unlocked, door. "This is very disrespectful on so many levels and any parent should be ashamed to raise children to act this way", Music wrote, describing how there were children in... [Full Article...]

North Korea travel ban to take effect next month

North Korea travel ban to take effect next month The ban comes at a time of heightened tensions between the United States and North Korea, which has been working to develop a nuclear-tipped missile capable of hitting the United States. Embassy said in a statement. Independent experts say Pyongyang's second successful ICBM test last week demonstrated the ability to reach the midwest USA city of Chicago. [Full Article...]

Jeff Flake is not the future of the Republican Party

Jeff Flake is not the future of the Republican Party Now Flake is making the promotional rounds and the MSM stalwarts just want to gobble up the adorable little Trump-basher. Flake said he and Goldwater both wrote their books in response to a feeling that their party had "lost its way". [Full Article...]

Justice Department Plans to Investigate Colleges' Affirmative Action Admission Policies

Justice Department Plans to Investigate Colleges' Affirmative Action Admission Policies As a result of the affirmative action news, Google Trends also reports terms like "Trump and affirmative action " and "Trump on affirmative action " surging in the past four hours, along with " Donald Trump affirmative action " and " Justice Department affirmative action ". [Full Article...]

Millions of Dollars in Seized Illegal Ivory Crushed in NY

Millions of Dollars in Seized Illegal Ivory Crushed in NY Investigators said it sends a clear message to illegal poachers and dealers thinking about doing business in NY. "This piece- 5 juvenile elephants were killed just to make that piece". "Doing so helps reduce speculation (the existence of stockpiles drives up speculation) and clearly signals to poachers and traffickers that the USA will not reopen its ivory market, thereby reducing their incent... [Full Article...]

U.S. successfully tests Intercontinental Ballistic Missile following North Korea missile launch

U.S. successfully tests Intercontinental Ballistic Missile following North Korea missile launch It was unclear what effect such concern could have when North Korea has ignored worldwide warnings to halt its missile and nuclear programmes, including from its lone major ally China and the U.S. Kim Jong-Un's "cartoonish image" should not fool the global community into thinking he is not clever and rational, North Korea experts warn. "That's the ASEAN way - to engage", Han said. [Full Article...]

Grandmother charged in pit bull attack on child

Grandmother charged in pit bull attack on child The child had suffered extensive injuries and was pronounced dead at the urgent care. Sandra Bowers Adams a 70 year old Hartwell , Georgia grandmother has been charged with murder after her two pit-bulls mauled her toddler grandson who she'd been babysitting. [Full Article...]

Tillerson convince North Korea that are not the enemies

Tillerson convince North Korea that are not the enemies US #Secretary of State #Rex Tillerson stated that Washington is ready to dialogue with Pyongyang if only it could discontinue its nuclear weapons program. One Republican said Donald Trump has told him there will be a war with North Korea if the rogue nation does not end its missile programme. Like ASEAN, the ARF decides by consensus, meaning any initiative can be rejected by just one o... [Full Article...]

Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. (RCL) Trades at 52-Week High

Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. (RCL) Trades at 52-Week High The stock rose 0.01% or $0.01 reaching $63.48. These shares are worth $2,192,400 and were traded at $109.62 each. Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd.is a cruise company. (NYSE:RCL) recently. Cibc World Markets holds 0.01% or 11,482 shares. It also reduced Ipath S&P 500 Vix S/T Fu Etn (Put) stake by 616,500 shares and now owns 437,900 shares. [Full Article...]

Japan's Abe seeks fresh start after revamp of Cabinet

Japan's Abe seeks fresh start after revamp of Cabinet He is also set to tap as ministers some who have opposed his policies, including Taro Kono, the son of a dovish former foreign minister known for issuing a 1993 apology as chief cabinet secretary over Japan's use of "comfort women" - a euphemism for sex slavery - in World War II. [Full Article...]

Vin Diesel teams up with NBC for 'Miami Vice' reboot

Vin Diesel teams up with NBC for 'Miami Vice' reboot The show, unlike standard police procedurals, drew heavily on 1980s New Wave culture and music, and became noted for its integration of music and visual effects. A 2006 film adaptation was directed by Michael Mann and starred Colin Farrell and Jamie Foxx , but was ultimately a disappointment at the box office with $163.8 million worldwide on a $135 million budget. [Full Article...]

Tesla Averaging 1800 New Model 3 Reservations Per Day

Tesla Averaging 1800 New Model 3 Reservations Per Day Leading up to the launch of the Model 3 , it was highly unlikely that Tesla would post a profit. "It's like if you're a restaurant and you're serving hamburgers and there's like an hour and a half wait for hamburgers do you really want to encourage more people to order more hamburgers?" Currently, only Tesla employees are able to order the Model 3 , with closed access to the online confi... [Full Article...]


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