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Explosion levels residential building, kills dozens in Syria's Idlib

Explosion levels residential building, kills dozens in Syria's Idlib Footage from the scene showed rescue workers using diggers to search through the rubble on what appeared to be a residential street. Behind mounds of rubble, the facade of a building was scorched black, due to a fire after the blast. While some have been claimed by Islamic State, most have been the result of infighting between other groups. Idlib is the last major rebel-held area, and is expec... [Full Article...]

Iran's supreme leader says no war or talks with U.S.

Iran's supreme leader says no war or talks with U.S. The Times of Israel notes Khamenei's outline on his English Twitter account as to why negotiations are out of the question, in which he calls the U.S. The judiciary said Sunday it had arrested 67 people under a sweeping corruption crackdown and prevented 100 government employees from leaving the country. [Full Article...]

No NAFTA deal without Canada: Quebec chief negotiator

No NAFTA deal without Canada: Quebec chief negotiator Trump also singled out Ottawa in his tweet , saying: "Their Tariffs and Trade Barriers are far too high". Will tax cars if we cant make a deal!” he added. Guajardo told reporters last week that he would return to Washington, DC, to meet with Lighthizer this week. However, he acknowledged: "We still have a lot of work to do". [Full Article...]

Iran's Khamenei rejects Trump offer of talks, chides government over economy

Iran is believed to have long-range missiles with a range of 2,000 kilometres (1,250 miles), which are capable of reaching USA bases in the region and Israel. Defence Minister Gen. Amir Hatami told state TV the surface-to-surface missile, dubbed Fateh-e Mobin, or Bright Conqueror, was effective in all weather conditions. [Full Article...]

FBI Fires Peter Strzok, Political Lightning Rod Who Criticized Trump

FBI Fires Peter Strzok, Political Lightning Rod Who Criticized Trump Peter Strzok , the FBI agent who came under fire by Republicans for sending politically charged text messages that disparaged President Donald Trump , was sacked from the bureau late Friday, his attorney said on Monday. Rather than probe the newly discovered emails, Strzok opted to further investigate possible collusion between members of the Trump campaign and Russian operatives. [Full Article...]

Turkish lira drops to new record low overnight

Turkish lira drops to new record low overnight The lira tumbled alongside the country's benchmark equity index after President Recep Tayyip Erdogan maintained his defiance toward the US and financial-market orthodoxy in speeches on Sunday. Erdogan has also expanded his outreach to Iran and China. "Our response to those who wage a trade war against the whole world and include our country to that would be heading towards new markets and ... [Full Article...]

Sask. government fears trade disturbance during Canada-Saudi Arabia dispute

Sask. government fears trade disturbance during Canada-Saudi Arabia dispute The EU has been seeking clarifications from Saudi authorities on the circumstances around the arrests of women human rights defenders in Saudi Arabia since the first arrests in May, Kocinjancic told reporters. Two-way trade between the two countries is tiny - around 0.4 percent of Canada's total trade in 2017. Since May, the kingdom has also led an "unprecedented government crackdown" on activists... [Full Article...]

Omarosa Releases a New Tape...This Time of a Conversation With Trump

Manigault Newman was a contestant on Trump's reality show, " The Apprentice ", and later served as a Senior Adviser to the President . Parts of her conversation with Kelly were played on the air . You know, they run a big operation but I didn't know it. "They take me into the Situation Room, the doors are locked, they tell me I can't leave and they start to threaten me, put fear in me, to pu... [Full Article...]

Trump praises Mexico, threatens Canada with auto tariffs via Twitter

Trump praises Mexico, threatens Canada with auto tariffs via Twitter Mexico's Economy Minister Ildefonso Guajardo said the country was getting close to overcoming sticking points with the United States over the renegotiation of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). "We are very positive about closing the deal", Cervantes added. Ujczo said discussion has focused narrowly on what tariffs to impose on those Mexican-made cars that don't comply with the ... [Full Article...]

Trump doubles tariffs on Turkey, stoking jitters

Trump doubles tariffs on Turkey, stoking jitters Aluminum will now be 20% and Steel 50%. The Turkish lira TRYTOM=D3 has always been falling on worries about Erdogan's influence over monetary policy and worsening relations with the United States. "If they have their dollar, we have the people, we have Allah", he said, as the lira continued to fall. "If you have dollars, euros or gold under your pillow, go to banks to exchange them for T... [Full Article...]

How to Watch Sunday Night's Perseid Meteor Shower-Online or In Person

How to Watch Sunday Night's Perseid Meteor Shower-Online or In Person Every year the Earth gets close enough to the comet Swift-Tuttle's orbit to draw its debris into our atmosphere, and this year the new moon will leave a dark sky for us to enjoy the meteor shower during the weekend, its peak. And you don't need to be an astronomer to get a good view. "This year the moon is young and will not obstruct the vision, so we will be able to see 100 "shooting stars" an ... [Full Article...]

Erdogan blames "plot against Turkey" for plunging lira

Erdogan blames The United States is the biggest destination for Turkish steel exports, with 11 percent of the Turkish export volume. His chief advisor and spokesperson Ibrahim Kalin pointed out more blatantly that the U.S. The lira has always been falling on worries about Mr Erdogan's influence over monetary policy and worsening relations with the United States. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is ... [Full Article...]

NASA postpones launch of Parker Solar Probe

NASA postpones launch of Parker Solar Probe The shield is also built to sustain solar radiation levels 500 times greater than those that reach Earth. After a last-minute technical problem forced Nasa to postpone by 24 hours the launch of its first mission to explore the Sun, the agency plans to try again on Sunday (Aug 12). [Full Article...]

Sidhu likely to attend Imran Khan's swearing

Sidhu likely to attend Imran Khan's swearing I recently congratulated Imran Khan on his victory in the elections. "We hope that Pakistan would work for a safe, secure, stable and prosperous region, free from terror and violence", the Prime Minister responded when asked if India is ready to hold talks with Pakistan . [Full Article...]

Trump doubles steel and aluminium tariffs on Turkey

Trump doubles steel and aluminium tariffs on Turkey Erdogan framed Turkey's crisis as a "national battle" against economic enemies including the United States at a rally in the Black Sea town of Ünye on Saturday. What are the other issues of disagreement? On Friday, The New York Times published an article by Erdogan himself. He is clearly angry that the U.S. [Full Article...]

Tense scenes at Charlottesville vigils marking deadly white supremacist rally

Tense scenes at Charlottesville vigils marking deadly white supremacist rally Concrete barriers and metal fences were put up and police were searching bags at checkpoints. "We don't see a riot here", they chanted. They unfurled a banner reading "Last year they came w/ torches". Maurice Cook, a DC-based organiser and cofounder of the March for Racial Justice group, agreed, telling Al Jazeera that Sunday's counterprotest "is an opportunity for us to come together, recruit and... [Full Article...]

NASA’s Parker spacecraft rockets toward sun for closest look yet

NASA’s Parker spacecraft rockets toward sun for closest look yet It eventually will get within 3.8 million (6 million kilometers) of the surface in the years ahead, staying comfortably cool despite the extreme heat and radiation, and allowing scientists to vicariously explore the sun in a way never before possible. [Full Article...]

French police detain two campsite officials in flooding probe

French police detain two campsite officials in flooding probe A German man, who was with the group, was swept away by the floodwaters in his caravan or travel trailer, which was later found "empty and in pieces" near the river. 'No one has suitcases. Ten people were taken to hospitals to be treated for minor injuries, including four German children with hypothermia. The Bagnols mayor told BFM-TV many Dutch tourists were among the 350 campers evacuated th... [Full Article...]

Donald Trump condemns racism on anniversary of violent Charlottesville alt-right rally

Donald Trump condemns racism on anniversary of violent Charlottesville alt-right rally In Washington on Saturday evening, almost two dozen police officers patrolled Lafayette Square. In addition, Gov. Ralph Northam declared in a state of emergency in the city and ordered the Virginia National Guard to be on standby should any riots arise. [Full Article...]

'The next battlefield': Trump wants Space Force by 2020

'The next battlefield': Trump wants Space Force by 2020 In the video, the President continued: 'We may even have a Space Force . But critics view its creation as an unnecessary and expensive bureaucratic endeavor, a vanity project that simply strips away work already being done effectively by services like the Air Force . [Full Article...]


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