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Global News Dangote still dreams Arsenal takeover
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But he stated clearly that long serving coach, Arsene Wenger is out of the planned swoop, which may be sometime in 2019. The Gunners are now owned by the unpopular Stan Kroenke (70% share) and Alisher Usmanov (30% share), and while both men are not keen to sell their stake in the club, Dangote believes that he can tempt the two businessmen into a sale.

Global News The Taliban just trolled the White House over its Afghanistan war plan
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Trump is right to ask whether a longer and deeper commitment of US forces, proposed by the commanders on the ground and his national security adviser, would be wasted. To give the Afghan government, military forces and society the confidence to enter into such a process, the Trump administration should authorize the modest increase in US and North Atlantic Treaty Organisation troop levels recommended by the local USA commander.

Global News Pres. Trump warns North Korea against attacking Guam
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North Korea's Kim "has been very threatening beyond a normal state", Trump said. The North's official KCNA news service, for its part, accused Trump in an editorial of "driving the situation on the Korean peninsula to the brink of a nuclear war", calling the United States "the heinous nuclear war fanatic".

Global News Prabhas's Starring 'Saaho' starts to roll in Ramoji Film City
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Said to be an action adventure film boasting of adrenaline pumping stunts, Saaho will be shot across the world and on a lavish budget. Finally, he came and joined the shooting in Hyderabad . She tweeted August 16: "So so excited to be a part of the " Saaho " team & to be working with Prabhas!" After signing on Shraddha Kapoor, Neil Nitin Mukesh and Chunky Pandey for the movie, Sujeeth Reddy has finalised Jackie Shroff, the coolest villain of Bollywood to play a negative character in ...

Global News President Donald Trump Blasts Republican Senators Over Charlottesville Criticism
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Graham had, on Wednesday, criticized Trump's reaction to the hate group gathering in Charlottesville that claimed the life of Heather Heyer, 32, who was peacefully protesting the event when a vehicle rammed into a crowd on Saturday. In a separate tweet , he called Flake "WEAK on borders, crime and a non-factor in Senate". "Mr President, I encourage you to try to bring us together as a nation after this horrific event in Charlottesville".

Global News Kim And Trump: A Tale Of Two Leaders
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French President Emmanuel Macron has called on all sides in the North Korean nuclear crisis to act responsibly "to prevent any escalation of tensions " after a days-long war of words between Washington and Pyongyang. Luckily, the USA and Japan have tremendous missile defense capabilities, to include U.S. and Japanese guided-missile destroyers, an Aegis rader missile defense site on Japan , and finally a Terminal High Altitude Area Defense system in Guam .

Global News Nick Xenophon confirms he is British overseas citizen
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The South Australian crossbench senator has confirmed with the British Home Office he holds citizenship and is thus not entitled under the Constitution to sit in the Senate. Xenophon confirmed he would not step down from the Senate, as his former colleagues Larissa Waters and Scott Ludlam did when their dual citizenships of Canada and New Zealand respectively were confirmed, but would wait for a High Court judgement.

Global News Donald Trump's close aide says U.S. at economic war with China
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The probe will likely further complicate the USA relationship with China, the country's largest trading partner. The Cohn-led group proved more influential in the administration's decisions in April not to label China a currency manipulator and to renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement instead of terminating it.

Global News Charlottesville Mayor Calls For Removal Of Confederate Statues!
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The crash killed 32-year-old Heather Heyer , injured 19 others and sent shockwaves through the nation. "We can, and we must, respond by denying the Nazis and the KKK and the so-called alt-right the twisted totem they seek", he wrote. And he said he wanted to find a way to memorialise Heyer's name and legacy. Democrats were almost split on the issue: 44 percent want the statues to stay put, while 47 percent believe they should be torn down because they're offensive.

Global News Donald Trump scraps business councils as executives resign
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The dissolution of the council is a major setback for a president who had cast himself as a business leader who could bring greater prosperity to companies and the economy. The group put out its own statement. After a discussion among a dozen prominent C.E.O.s, the decision was made to abandon the group altogether, said people with knowledge of the details of the call.

Global News Icahn gives up title as Trump 'senior adviser'
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Icahn had served as a special advisor to President Donald Trump on regulatory reform issues. In February, Icahn proposed changing the USA biofuels program to ease the regulatory burden on oil refining companies - including in CVR Energy, the company in which he owns a majority stake.

Global News Police response inadequate at Charlottesville rally
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White nationalist leader Matthew Heimbach drew a crowd outside the court-house but was shouted down. On Monday, Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe said he directed his administration to conduct an "extensive review" of how police prepare and respond to rallies.

Global News Kissimmee police officers shot, killed
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Two officers were also shot in Jacksonville Friday night, according to News 6 partner WJXT. Two Kissimmee Police Department officers died in a shooting Friday night in Osceola County. on Friday. One person was taken into the custody. The circumstances that led to the shooting had not been released yet. The Florida Highway Patrol is asking people to avoid the area of Highway 192 and Orange Blossom Trail.

Global News Where can I find solar eclipse viewing glasses?
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The two other types of eclipses are annular and partial. Solar eclipse glasses are offered with the purchase of your ticket. Where do I need to be to see the eclipse? This means that the visible side of the moon is darkened, because the moon is closer to the sun .

Global News Guam fliers offer emergency tips for threat from North Korea
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If the Trump administration wants to really send a signal to Kim Jong Un , it should get itself together and pick one. Trump said. Of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, Trump added: "He's been pushing the world around for a long time". "All over the world they are talking about Guam, and they are talking about you". Public safety officials in Guam have distributed a two-page pamphlet advising island residents how to prepare and react should North Korea follow through on threats to launch a ...

Global News Tamil Nadu Revenue Minister Says Kamal Haasan Suffering From Mental Disorder
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On Independence Day, August 15, in a series of tweets, he invited people who were fearless enough to take a vow for a new freedom struggle, apparently against corruption. Who dares to strengthen my voice? "If those tools R blunt find others", he said. How come no party calls for resignation in TN. Palaniswami and his cabinet colleagues had hit out at the actor, some of them even made personal, and asked him to come out with specific charges.

Global News Jon Lester heads to DL with lat tightness, general shoulder fatigue
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Lester will be placed on a 10-day disabled list after leaving with left lat tightness Thursday, but it's expected to be a shorter stint and isn't a season-ending injury, 670 The Score's Bruce Levine reported. With Mike Montgomery taking his place during Thursday's game, it seems likely that he will fill the void in Chicago's rotation moving forward. Joey Votto had a three-run homer in the outburst.

Global News Kashmir issue can't be solved by violence: PM
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After chief executives of startups , it's the turn for the disruptors in the financial services space to meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi for an exchange of ideas and discussions around innovation in this sector. The late Mufti Sayeed who made it possible for the unthinkable PDP (North Pole) and BJP (South Pole) to form a coalition government in J&K had emphasised that dialogue was the only way out.

Global News Prominent Anti-poaching Conservationist Killed in Tanzania
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The founder of an animal conservation NGO, who received numerous death threats for battling global ivory-trafficking, has been killed in Tanzania . Mr. 'Wayne devoted his life to Africa's wildlife from working as a ranger in his native South Africa as a young man to leading the charge against poaching in Tanzania.

Global News Rep. Pingree Supports Resolution Censuring President Trump
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Lindsey Graham says President Donald Trump's comments about the violence in Charlottesville , Virginia, are dividing Americans instead of healing them. Three Democratic members in the lower chamber filed the censure resolution Friday, alleging the president has failed to ease concerns he is sympathetic the the white nationalist movement.

Global News Ulchi Freedom Guardian 2017 exercise to begin August 21
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The exercises known as Ulchi Freedom Guardian came under verbal attack from North Korea this week, when Pyongyang warned of a "second Korean War" should Seoul and Washington go ahead with the drills. The Ulchi Freedom Guardian drill is a computer simulated defencive exercise created to enhance readiness, protect the region and maintain stability on the Korean peninsula, the Pentagon said.

Global News Venezuela's opposition-held parliament rejects powers voted by ANC
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They refused to attend an extraordinary session this week, and so Constituent Assembly President Delcy Rodriguez announced that the body would therefore assume the powers of the National Assembly. Venezuelan intelligence officers raided the home of the former attorney general, who was sacked this month after she broke ranks with President Nicolas Maduro , while her replacement urged the arrest of her lawmaker husband.

Global News Support for Trump's impeachment rises to 40% among Americans
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Anonymous attached a link to a video description of its case against Trump saying "We are angry". While many Republicans have broken publicly with Trump over his response to the rally, no Republican member of Congress has called for impeachment or resignation over the matter.

Global News Bodies of 3 children found in Clinton home; police investigate as homicide
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At a subsequent news gathering Friday evening, police said they trust the wrongdoing is limited to the home where the bodies were found, and there is no more extensive risk to the group. "We are so very, very devastated for these young, attractive children and their families", Alsobrooks said. State's Attorney Angela Alsobrooks said Prince George's County had woken to "yet another nightmare".

Global News Six Flags to Remove Confederate Flag and All Non-American Flags
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While speaking with TMZ , officials reportedly differentiated between the Confederate battle flag and the "Stars and Bars" flag, which is the one flown at the amusement park. First opened in 1961, the park's name refers to the six-flags that have flown over Texas. One woman, Heather Heyer, was killed and numerous others injured when a white supremacists drove his auto into a crowd of counter-protesters.

Global News Trump's Council of CEOs in Disarray Following Remarks on Protest
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In a Wednesday statement on his departure from what's formally known as the Manufacturing Jobs Initiative, Thulin said the group "is no longer an effective vehicle" for the technology company to promote job growth in the U.S. Two other people who were previously connected to the panel also stressed to the Guardian that they were not full council members who reported to Trump.

Global News A Charlottesville White Supremacist Just Got His OkCupid Account Banned For Life
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We first see Cantwell showing off his.38-caliber revolver, earning him the moniker from Stephen Colbert, "The Enforcer". Cantwell is also seen as chanting " Jews will not replace us ". Trump's eldest daughter Ivanka in 2009 married Jared Kushner, who is a practitioner of Orthodox Judaism. It also showed Saturday's violent clashes in Charlottesville including the moment a auto allegedly driven by Alex Fields Jr hit a crowd of protesters, killing Heather Heyer , 32.

Global News Chile rejects U.S. request to cut ties with Korea
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Last week, US President Donald Trump claimed that his country was ready to rain "fire and fury" on North Korea, a message experts said was pointing to a possible preemptive nuclear attack by the US in future. pay dearly for all the heinous crime it commits against the state and people of this country", the North Korea UN mission said Kim told Guterres. "In light of the threat of North Korea, the four of us confirmed the importance of the unwavering USA commitment to extended deterrence", ...

Global News Korea media warns of 'catastrophe' over joint S. Korea-US drills
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Dunford was responding to questions about comments by Trump's chief strategist Steve Bannon in an interview with The American Prospect published Wednesday that there is no military solution to the threat from North Korea. They called the joint exercises defensive in nature, but North Korea has long denounced them as a rehearsal for a nuclear war against it. The conflicting statements compounded confusion at a time when the United States' allies in East Asia are already nervous about ...

Global News Penn State approves six-year contract extension for James Franklin
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James Franklin's No. 6 Nittany Lions open the 2017 season against Akron on September 2 at Beaver Stadium. The new deal is for an additional 6-years with an average salary of $5.8-million a year through the 2022 season. "My family and I are very thankful to be a part of the Penn State community", Franklin said in a news release from the athletic department. James Franklin , head coach of the Penn State Nittany Lions , celebrates with the Big Ten Championship Trophy after the Lions beat ...

Author: 0 US, South Korea joint drills risky: North Korea

Pyongyang then threatened to fire a salvo of missiles towards the USA territory of Guam - a plan that leader Kim Jong-Un this week delayed, but warned could go ahead depending on Washington's next move. Pacific territory. North Korea's leader has delayed a decision on firing missiles towards Guam while he waits to see what the United States does next, the North's state media said on Tuesday, as South Korea's president said Seoul would seek to prevent war by all means.

Global News Powerball Tops $535 Million Entering Weekend
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The Virginia Lottery expects to sell more than 1.4 million Powerball tickets in Virginia on Saturday alone. The Powerball jackpot is once again reaching eye-popping heights. "They have a dream to win". Players may also check their tickets for winners at retail locations by using on-counter check-a-ticket devices or using the check-a-ticket on the Lottery's vending machines.

Global News War in Yemen causing starvation, cholera — United Nations aid chief
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According to United Nations officials, more than 10,000 people have been killed in the conflict to date. "Now we know there is draft with the Saudis' name on it. Saudi Arabia denied threatening Ban. "We trust that the United Nations will make the appropriate decision on this matter", taking into consideration an ongoing review with the United Nations and "the positive exchange of information" on the coalition's activities, it said.