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[PICTURES] UK PM Theresa May lands in Cape Town

[PICTURES] UK PM Theresa May lands in Cape Town Britain supports South Africa's land reform programme - provided it is carried out legally, according to prime minister Theresa May , who is now in the country as part of a one-day working visit. The prime minister began her visit to Cape Town, where she met with South African President Cyril Ramaphosa and was greeting by a group of dancing students. [Full Article...]

Iranian lawmakers unimpressed by Rouhani's response to sanctions, economic woes

Iranian lawmakers unimpressed by Rouhani's response to sanctions, economic woes But parliament has summoned the president for the first time to answer questions on the crisis, and he is expected to appear on Tuesday. In the coming days, they will decide whether the government's failures on these issues amount to a breach of legal obligations and should be referred to the judiciary. [Full Article...]

McConnell Calls for ‘Gang’ to Decide How to Honor John McCain

McConnell Calls for ‘Gang’ to Decide How to Honor John McCain McCain was a frequent Trump critic and his family has said he did not want the president to attend his funeral. "Either way, serving alongside John was never a boring affair". Davis said the memorial service happens to fall on McCain's birthday. Sen Bill Cassidy, R-La., said he'd "rather find another way" than rename the Russell building. [Full Article...]

French environment minister resigns on live radio

French environment minister resigns on live radio With nine months to go before European Parliament elections , French President Emmanuel Macron will on Monday (27 August) renew his plea for a more integrated EU, against a global wave of nationalism. Over the summer, the former banker also suffered the first major political scandal of his 15-month term when his former bodyguard and senior security aide was filmed manhandling protesters while a... [Full Article...]

Republicans resist plan to rename Senate building for McCain

Trump said Monday afternoon that he respects the senator's "service to our country" and signed a proclamation to fly the USA flag at half-staff until his burial. Graham also pointed out times when McCain's differences with his own party over policies turned into public clashes - all without mentioning the bad blood between McCain and President Trump that persisted even after McCain died. [Full Article...]

Watch Hundreds of Bees Take Over a Times Square Hot Dog Cart

Watch Hundreds of Bees Take Over a Times Square Hot Dog Cart Apparently, bees are a common enough problem in NY that the police department actually has official beekeepers. The bee swarm was attracted to the vendor in Times Square, according to the Police Department. "They are [now] at an undisclosed location". David Volger, 45, said as he live-streamed the incident on his cell phone. Lauriano, who is known as the NYPD's "bee guy", told the news org... [Full Article...]

Puerto Rico's Hurricane Maria death toll rises from 64 to 2,975

Puerto Rico's Hurricane Maria death toll rises from 64 to 2,975 The new number represents a 22 percent increase over the number of deaths Puerto Rico would have expected during that six-month period had a hurricane not struck, researchers found. Santos-Burgoa said the high death toll, ranking Maria among the worst natural disasters in United States history, was evidence that "we lack a culture of preparedness". [Full Article...]

Seattle judge blocks online plans for printing untraceable 3D guns

Seattle judge blocks online plans for printing untraceable 3D guns Instead of focusing on how exactly the guns are made, the court battles over Defense Distributed have centered on export law, freedom of speech and proper procedures for changing federal policy. Washington State Attorney General Bob Ferguson, who represented the states in asking for the injunction, criticized the Trump Administration for attempting to make the plans easier to access. [Full Article...]

Texan says he's selling 3D-printed gun plans after ruling

Texan says he's selling 3D-printed gun plans after ruling It's not just me selling these files. A group of 19 USA states and the District of Columbia sued the US government in July, arguing that publishing the blueprints would allow criminals easy access to weapons. Wilson said this is a secure way of communication that was not included in the judge's order. He said the "undetectable nature of these small firearms" makes them especially unsafe. [Full Article...]

Warnings dropped as tropical storm turns away from Hawaii

Warnings dropped as tropical storm turns away from Hawaii The NWS discontinued tropical storm warnings that had been posted earlier for Oahu, the resort island of Maui and the smaller, neighbouring islands of Lanai, Molokai and Kahoolawe. Here's hoping the storm does no more damage as it leaves the Hawaiian islands. Dozens of residents have been forced to evacuate their homes over the past two days, wading through waist-high water, and sometimes sp... [Full Article...]

Fire at Chicago Home Kills 8 People, Including 6 Children

Fire at Chicago Home Kills 8 People, Including 6 Children Marcos Contreras wasn't home, but he said there was a sleepover in a second floor unit of a coach house on the 2200 block of South Sacramento Saturday night, where older siblings were watching over the younger ones. "Our death count would have definitely been lower or non-existent if working smoke detectors were in this structure", Langford said. "And then she started immediately knocking on doo... [Full Article...]

News 6 coverage of race results in 2018 Florida Primary

News 6 coverage of race results in 2018 Florida Primary DeSantis beat out Agriculture Commissioner Adam Putnam , who had seemingly built up the run for governor his entire adult life after being elected to office as a 22-year-old. With about two-thirds of the vote now counted, Graham's lead is only 32-31. Those who said they did not intend to vote in next Tuesday's Republican primary were dropped from the results. [Full Article...]

UAE, Saudi Arabia may have committed war crimes in Yemen: UN experts

UAE, Saudi Arabia may have committed war crimes in Yemen: UN experts The experts have also chronicled the damage from coalition airstrikes over the a year ago. Saudi Arabia and its allies have fought the Huthis since 2015 in an attempt to restore Yemen's internationally recognised government to power and push back the rebels, who still hold the capital Sanaa. [Full Article...]

Support builds for plan to rename Senate building for John McCain

Support builds for plan to rename Senate building for John McCain John McCain , opting instead to write a short tweet . Since McCain's passing, there have been many tributes, including from the cast of SNL , and a notable lack of tributes from Donald Trump's White House . Even Vice President Mike Pence and chief of staff John Kelly tried to get him to relent and issue as statement, four administration officials told The New York Times . [Full Article...]

President Kenyatta Jets to the US Aboard Kenya Airways' Direct Flight

President Kenyatta Jets to the US Aboard Kenya Airways' Direct Flight That was really well done. First Lady and President, you are in our prayers always. "It doesn't usually work out". President Uhuru Kenyatta on Saturday morning left the country for the United States ahead of his meeting with President Donald Trump at the White House on Monday. [Full Article...]

Trump's latest Twitter victim: Google and its left-wing algorithms

Trump's latest Twitter victim: Google and its left-wing algorithms Watching the program this morning, Trump tweets , "This is a very serious situation-will be addressed!" Trump tweeted before dawn: "This is a very serious situation-will be addressed!" Google says it does not manipulate results and told PJ Media it uses more than 200 signals , such as freshness, in its search results . [Full Article...]

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe 'has returned to Iran prison'

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe 'has returned to Iran prison' He said on Friday: "Her lawyer is very confident that it will be extended". Her husband Richard Ratcliffe said they had received "mixed messages" from the Iranian authorities on Sunday, ahead of her return to Evin prison. Ratcliffe said his wife went back to prison voluntarily to avoid having their daughter, who is living with relatives in Iran , see her "dragged out of bed in the middle of t... [Full Article...]

Warren Beatty Will Be A Pallbearer At John McCain’s Funeral

Burial will be on Sunday at the Naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland. He represented Arizona and the United States with class and dignity. "Godspeed Senator McCain. The war-hero Arizona senator, who died of brain cancer Saturday, and the notoriously sharp-tongued president were bitter rivals, with Trump regularly lobbing insults while McCain opposed his initiatives and slammed his policies. [Full Article...]

Russian Federation reinforcing military presence off Syria

Russian Federation reinforcing military presence off Syria Russia, a long-time ally of Syria, launched a military intervention in 2015 to support the embattled regime of President Bashar al-Assad, a move that changed the course of the war. In Lebanon, leader of the pro-Iran Hezbollah militia Hassan Nasrallah said that over the years his group's fighters have never needed encouragement to join the battles in Syria because they knew their significance for t... [Full Article...]

Michael Cohen's lawyer admits to being source of CNN story

Michael Cohen's lawyer admits to being source of CNN story Contacted by CNN, one of Cohen's attorneys, Lanny Davis , declined to comment. In the past week, the president has seen increased pressure, as the trial of his former campaign manager Paul Manafort , wrapped up with Manafort being found guilty on eight counts, while his former lawyer Michael Cohen opted to please guilty on eight counts of his own, and cooperate with the investigation. [Full Article...]


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