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Aug 17 2017

Business leaders abandon economic recovery efforts because of rioting idiots

But cracks began to show not long after Trump formed the Strategic and Policy Forum and the Manufacturing Jobs Initiative , both of which brought together "some of Ame...

Aug 17 2017

Hong Kong Activist Joshua Wong Jailed Along With Other Umbrella Revolution Leaders

However, last October, the Hong Kong Department of Justice requested a review arguing the sentences were too lenient and the accused did not feel "true remorse". Immediat...

Aug 17 2017

Charlottesville violence: Amid stream of resignations, Trump disbands Manufacturing Council

Mr Trump tweeted: "Rather than putting pressure on the businesspeople of the Manufacturing Council & Strategy & Policy Forum, I am ending both". While more than hal...

Aug 17 2017

CIA director predicts more North Korea tests

A senior general within North Korea's leadership specified last week that four missiles would be fired into seas just short of the island - home to 163,000 American c...

Aug 17 2017

Pakistan Cricketer Umar Akmal Makes Shocking Revelation: 'Coach Mickey Arthur Abused Me'

Akmal was also the only Pakistani player to fail the test from the 31 players who also underwent the same procedure. No player stepped in to ask him not to use such lan...

Aug 17 2017

Evangelist Franklin Graham: What Happened in Charlottesville is Satan's Fault

Majority Leader Mitch McConnell 's statement doesn't specifically address widely criticized remarks by President Donald Trump , who said white supremacists don't be...

Aug 17 2017

Israeli official claims Iran, Hezbollah possibly building missile development center in Lebanon

Israeli intelligence analysts argue that the factory's construction technique, which is nearly identical to the construction method for similar factories in Iran, suggest...

Aug 17 2017

Another Turnbull government minister has dual citizenship - but won't stand aside

The deputy leader of the Nationals has told parliament she may be a British citizen - two days after her boss discovered he was a dual New Zealander. Senator Nash wil...

Aug 17 2017

Turkey says Kurdish Iraq's referendum could worsen situation, lead to civil war

Mevlut Cavusoglu made the comments during an interview with broadcaster TRT Haber. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan in June strongly criticized the referendum p...

Aug 17 2017

Claims Keenan may be a dual citizenship

Keenan has rejected the report he's the latest Turnbull government minister to run foul of the citizenship saga. The Australian Financial Review reports the whole debac...

Aug 17 2017

Moon says U.S. will not take military option against N

Lt. Gov. Ray Tenorio told the media Tuesday that North Korea appears to be holding off on an imminent launch of missiles into waters near the US territory in the Pacific....

Aug 17 2017

Donald Trump disbands White House business councils amid resignations

The New York Times reported that the members of the largely ceremonial Strategic & Policy Forum made a decision to dissolve it during a Wednesday morning conference c...

Aug 17 2017

Modi says Kashmiris have right to speak in democracy

In his speech, Modi reached out to strife-hit Kashmiris, asserting that Kashmir problem cannot be resolved by either bullets or by abuses and that a solution can be found...

Aug 17 2017

Khaled Sharrouf believed to have been killed in air strike in Syria

But instead of playing with a fidget spinner or Pokemon cards, Abdullah Sharrouf, then aged nine, was mucking around with a grown man's severed head. The federal govern...

Aug 17 2017

United States city of Baltimore swiftly removes four confederate monuments

Democratic Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh had previously chose to uproot the statues but expedited the process following the white nationalist rally in Charlottesvi...

Aug 17 2017

Suspect falls to death from atop crane at Los Angeles port

City fire officials say the man fell about 160 feet to his death Wednesday night. The suspect led police on a chase at 3:10 p.m.in an SUV that was stolen from a San Ber...

Aug 17 2017

Australia next to defenceless in the event of missile attack

North Korea's apparently rapid progress in developing nuclear weapons and missiles capable of reaching the USA mainland has fuelled tensions that erupted into a war of wo...

Aug 17 2017

North Korea leader 'briefed' on Guam missile plan

During an inspection of the North Korean strategic rocket forces earlier this week, Mr Kim praised the military for drawing up a "close and careful plan" but said he wo...

Aug 17 2017

Bannon advised Trump not to criticize neo-Nazis too harshly

According to NYT reporter Maggie Haberman, a source close to the White House told her that Bannon will be shitcanned either "this week or not for a long time". "Mr Ban...

Aug 17 2017

Moon stresses Seoul's initiative in solving Korean security crisis

There will be no war on the Korean peninsula, South Korean President Moon Jae-in said Thursday, saying Seoul effectively had a veto over U.S. military action in respo...