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Aug 16 2017

United Kingdom inquiry to examine Grenfell Tower fire but not broader social issues

British social housing maintenance and care provider Mears Group forecast lower full-year revenues on Tuesday, saying landlords were delaying new contracts as they revi...

Aug 16 2017

Brokers Issue New Targets On Deutsche Bank AG (NYSE:DB)

ValuEngine upgraded shares of Deutsche Bank AG from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research report on Tuesday, June 13th. J P Morgan Chase & Co reissued a neutral ...

Aug 16 2017

North Korea leader holds off on Guam missile plan

It highlights an interesting feature of South Korea, a strong US ally, trading partner and fellow democracy where there can seem to be as much, maybe more, worry about Tr...

Aug 16 2017

Religious freedom under attack in Pakistan, says United States

Almost 80 percent of the world's population faces some form of persecution for their religious beliefs, Mr. Tillerson said, calling out Iran, Saudi Arabia, Turkey, China,...

Aug 16 2017

Kidnappers Staple Crosses in Legs of Hong Kong Christian

Hong Kong police said yesterday they had arrested a prominent member of the opposition Democratic Party for "misleading police" after he claimed he had been assaulted an...

Aug 16 2017

Key member of Trump's diversity council wants Bannon fired

While President Trump obviously should take responsibility for the lackluster statement in the wake of such racism and hatred, Bannon is clearly a bad influence, having r...

Aug 16 2017

National Basketball Association schedule 2017: Cavs, Warriors, Lakers among Christmas Day games

The Celtics' schedule also features an opportunity to play in front of their global fan base. The Sixers will tip-off their season on Wednesday, October 18 when t...

Aug 15 2017

U.S. has 'no interest' in North Korea regime change: Mattis, Tillerson

On the one hand, South Korea agrees with Trump on the need for tougher sanctions and military readiness, including full deployment of the U.S. anti-ballistic missile defe...

Aug 15 2017

North Korean missiles 'probably had engines sourced from Russian Federation or Ukraine'

The two missile launches last month raised tensions with Washington because they showed that Pyongyang had mastered multistage ICBM technology that would ultimately allow...

Aug 15 2017

Florida enjoys record-breaking tourism numbers for first half of 2017

Last year's hurricanes, the Zika virus and the January 6 mass shooting at the Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport were also a blow to the sate's tourism ind...

Aug 15 2017

Dozens rally in Guam for peace amid North Korea threats

Keeping up his tough talk from his New Jersey golf resort where he is on a working vacation, Trump warned Kim Jong Un's government to "get their act together" or face e...

Aug 15 2017

North Korea leader briefed on Guam missile plan

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un reviewed his military's plans to rain "an enveloping fire" around the US territory of Guam - but opted not to fire missiles at this tim...

Aug 15 2017

DC's Lincoln Memorial vandalized with spray-painted expletive

However, a tweet from a reporter in the nation's capital showed that remnants of the graffiti remained this afternoon. A sign on the 1400 block of Constitution Avenue NW ...

Aug 15 2017

Deadly tree fall at religious event in Portugal — Madeira

More details are awaited. SIC television said 35 others were injured when the incident happened outside a church in Largo da Fonte village in the hills overlooking Mad...

Aug 15 2017

Years of Independence: Google dedicates doodle to celebrate this day

Google doodles have now become part of Internet culture, which the users find quite amusing as they also learn about interesting events from across the world along with ...

Aug 15 2017

Woman Found Alive 1 Month After Going Missing In Alabama Wilderness

He also revealed that Lisa lost 50 pounds during the weeks she was on her own in the wilderness. Finally, on Saturday, she came open a highway. Rodgers said: "We wa...

Aug 15 2017

President Trump to send envoys to Middle East to discuss peace

In their first meeting in May, Trump pressed Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas to do more to stop "incitement to violence" against Israelis and, according to the White ...

Aug 15 2017

Indian, Chinese troops exchange candies at Nathu La pass

Sikkim shares worldwide borders with China, Nepal and Bhutan. Kathmandu: China on Tuesday announced United States dollars 1 million assistance to flood-hit Nepal as t...

Aug 15 2017

North Korea 'will regret it fast' if acts against USA ally

He noted that flights from the U.S.to Guam are 17 hours long and are typically more expensive that flying to Hawaii. Either way, tensions seem set to rise as the US...

Aug 15 2017

Shadow Minister Struggles To Clarify Labour's Stance On The Customs Union

The Prime Minister's official spokesman said: "We had the first rounds of the negotiation and those talks have shown that numerous withdrawal questions can only be settle...