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Global News FTSE 100 drops as GS4 plunges; gold miners rise
Author: 0 FTSE 100 drops as GS4 plunges; gold miners rise

The Dow Jones Industrial Average slid 33.08 (-0.15 percent) to finish at 22,085.34. Then reports started coming in about the risks being continued to be posted by North Korea as they once again launched threats against the US. WALL STREET: Losses in health care and consumer-focused companies pulled US stocks lower, snapping a 10-day winning streak for the Dow Jones industrial average.

Global News Guam Governor: 'I Want' A President Who Will Retaliate
Author: 0 Guam Governor: 'I Want' A President Who Will Retaliate

Ohio Sen. Rob Portman said in an interview with WCPO Wednesday , "We've got to also make clear to our allies and to our enemies like North Korea that. "Guam remains safe, and I am confident in the ability of US defences to protect our island and allies in the region", Bordallo said in a statement.

Global News Two rival legislatures vie for power in Venezuela
Author: 0 Two rival legislatures vie for power in Venezuela

The US Treasury website notes that Frias Chavez is a member of Venezuela's Constituent Assembly and Secretary of Venezuela's Presidential Commission for the Constituent Assembly. The U.S. Treasury announced the sanctions were against those involved in organizing or supporting the country's new constituent assembly, which granted President Nicolas Maduro virtually unlimited powers.

Global News Iran aim at fourth title at FIBA Asia Cup
Author: 0 Iran aim at fourth title at FIBA Asia Cup

China connected at just a 43.8 percent clip from the line, while the Philippines hit 81.5 percent. Romeo played what's easily his best game yet on the worldwide stage, personally saving Team Phl from impending collapse with his 14-point explosion in the fourth period.

Author: 0 Pelosi: "Fire and Fury" Towards NOKO Demonstrates Weakness

After Trump's "fire and fury" comment, Pyongyang announced it was examining plans for attacking the tiny Pacific island of Guam. On Tuesday, Ingraham praised Miller for what she called "the Acosta takedown", adding that "we enjoyed it" in the Fox newsroom.

Global News Russian military spy jet flies over DC, New Jersey
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Sources told CNN the plane will also fly over Bedminster, N.J., where President Donald Trump is vacationing, the Trump National Golf Course in Virginia, the presidential retreat Camp David and Mount Weather, one of the USA government's secret relocation bunkers.

Author: 0 Corea del Nord. Prodotta una testata nucleare miniaturizzata

La Corea del Nord , alcuni giorni fa, ha caricato due missili anti-nave "Stormpetrel" su un vascello nella zona della costa orientale, precisa la Fox . "Altrimenti faranno i conti con le fiamme e una furia che il mondo non ha mai visto prima d'ora", dice il presidente americano. La Cina non vuole quindi "giocare con il fuoco" con la questione nord-coreana e lancia l'avvertimento a Washington e Pyongyang di moderare i toni .

Global News United States says South China Sea talks will be a key test
Author: 0 United States says South China Sea talks will be a key test

The President's call for a secure region came as government troops continued to battle Islamic State-linked Maute terrorists in Marawi City in Mindanao. Asean ministers are now meeting in Manila for the 50 ASEAN Foreign Ministers' Meeting. "(Such actions) have eroded trust and confidence, increased tensions and may undermine peace, security and stability in the region", they said.

Global News Pinoys in Guam worry about NoKor's threat
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The threat was made by a North Korean Army Spokesman on Wednesday only hours after "fire and fury" threats were made by U.S. President Donald Trump. He says he feels like moving out of Guam. "My Homeland Security adviser, who is in communications with Homeland Security and the Department of Defense, notes there is no change in the threat level resulting from North Korea events".

Global News Beware of government-run health care
Author: 0 Beware of government-run health care

Although the ACA has done really tremendous things, a stronger, better version can do more, and it's up to us in Congress to make that happen. There are counties where the exchanges have one or no insurers. "Rather than tear it down, we should continue to build on its success", said NYS Senator Brad Hoylman. The administration stopped advertising and shortened the open enrollment period, raising insurance costs for everyone.

Author: 0 USA claims to speak with one voice on N. Korea

President Trump's warning to North Korea not to threaten the United States was clearly heard in Pyongyang. The sanctions were in response to Pyongyang's two intercontinental ballistic missile tests in July. The nuclear advances were detailed in an official Japanese assessment Tuesday and a later Washington Post story that cited US intelligence officials and a confidential Defense Intelligence Agency report.

Global News The ACLU just filed a lawsuit defending Milo Yiannopoulos
Author: 0 The ACLU just filed a lawsuit defending Milo Yiannopoulos

Milo Worldwide LLCsubmitted ads with Yiannopoulos' face, info on pre-ordering his book, " Dangerous ", and a short blurbs from one of four publications calling Yiannopoulos "The most hated man on the Internet", "The ultimate troll", "The Kanye West of Journalism" and an "Internet Supervillain".

Author: 0 Stephen Colbert Says Anthony Scaramucci Will Guest On The Late Show

Colbert especially delighted in making jokes about Scaramucci describing himself as " more of a front-stabbing person.". The comedian added: "This is just a heads up for our censors to get ready!" Colbert's interview will mark the first time the public has heard from Scaramucci, since Trump dropped him as White House communications director.

Global News Putin plans to visit occupied Abkhazia
Author: 0 Putin plans to visit occupied Abkhazia

Mr Putin arrived in Abkhazia's Black Sea resort of Pitsunda on Tuesday, coinciding with the ninth anniversary of the Russo-Georgian conflict of 2008. The United States fully supports Georgia's sovereignty and territorial integrity within its internationally recognized borders and rejects Russia's recognition of Abkhazia and South Ossetia.

Global News NZDF personnel in the middle of North Korea's missile strike threat
Author: 0 NZDF personnel in the middle of North Korea's missile strike threat

The New Zealand Defence Force has no plans to withdraw 33 personnel from Guam despite threats of a North Korean missile strike. "Since previous year, when it forcibly implemented two nuclear tests and more than 20 ballistic missile launches, the security threats have entered a new stage", the ministry added.

Global News Strong quake strikes southwest China, 13 dead, 175 injured
Author: 0 Strong quake strikes southwest China, 13 dead, 175 injured

The quake struck at a depth of 20 km, the center said in a statement. Jiuzhaigou county had a massive power outage following the quake, Song said. China's Xinhua news agency reported the quake had a magnitude of 7 . The flash flood hit Gengdi Village in Qiaowo Township of Puge County at around 6 a.m. The quake was felt in the provincial capital Chengdu, about 300 kms south of the epicentre, and other regions in the neighbouring provinces of Gansu and Shaanxi, the report said.

Author: 0 Trump's Spiritual Adviser Authorizes Him to Smite North Korea

Jeffress said he felt compelled to make the proclamation shortly after the President warned North Korea that if it continues to threaten the United States, Pyongyang will be 'met with fire and fury like the world has never seen'. North Korea has revealed plans to fire four missiles at U.S. territory Guam this month as it gears up for all-out war with the US. Jeffress is unusual for an evangelical pastor because most pastors do not speak about specific foreign policy issues from the ...

Global News Ahmed's win is a life line for Congress before the Assembly polls
Author: 0 Ahmed's win is a life line for Congress before the Assembly polls

Kolkata: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today congratulated Congress leader Ahmed Patel for winning the Rajya Sabha election in Gujarat . Two invalid votes by rebel Cong MLAs Raghavji Patel and Bhola Gohel meant the Assembly strength was down from 176 to 174 and the threshold required to win was reduced from 45 to 44.

Author: 0 Syria: sources, 22 civilians killed in coalition raids Raqqa

The American-led coalition battling ISIL in Syria and Iraq on August 8 entered its fourth year of operations. Airwars , a UK-based non-profit monitoring group, says at least 4,734 civilians were killed by coalition airstrikes in Iraq and Syria since the aerial bombardment began.

Global News Jaguars respond to Branden Albert's wish to end retirement
Author: 0 Jaguars respond to Branden Albert's wish to end retirement

By placing him on the reserve/retired list , however, the Jags retain Albert's rights and ensure they are the only team he can play for if he does return unless they trade or release him, per NFL Network's Ian Rapoport . On Monday, the team and Albert mutually agreed to shift the player from the reserve/left team designation to the reserve/retired list. Miami basically traded Albert to Jacksonville for tight end Julius Thomas on March 9, and the teams exchanged late-round draft picks.

Global News The Last Jedi Images: Luke, Rey & More
Author: 0 The Last Jedi Images: Luke, Rey & More

I talked with Rian about it and went into this elaborate scenario of what happened to Luke after the end of the Return of the Jedi . "It's that guilt, that feeling that it's his fault, that he didn't detect the darkness in him until it was too late".

Global News Mystery as United States expels two Cuban diplomats
Author: 0 Mystery as United States expels two Cuban diplomats

The Cuban diplomats were asked to leave their embassy on May 23, State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert said at a briefing Wednesday, without specifying the number of Americans affected by these symptoms nor detailing their nature. "The Department is taking these incidents very seriously and is working to determine the cause and impact of the incidents". It's virtually impossible for anyone to take action against an American diplomat without an element of the Cuban state being aware.

Global News Giant inflatable chicken appears behind White House
Author: 0 Giant inflatable chicken appears behind White House

To say that Taran Singh Brar isn't pleased with President Trump's first 200 days in office would be an understatement. The chicken balloon , designed by Seattle artist Casey Latiolais and produced in China, was placed on the Ellipse, just south of the White House and near the Washington Monument.

Global News 32% of Americans approve of Trump's handling of healthcare
Author: 0 32% of Americans approve of Trump's handling of healthcare

Only 40 percent of registered voters approve of the job President Donald Trump is doing, the lowest rating since he entered the White House, according to a Politico/Morning Consult poll released Wednesday. Of those polled, 60 percent said the president's tweets were easy to misunderstand while 63 percent deemed them misleading. The CNN/SSRS survey indicated that Trump's controversial tweets played a role in his slipping approval ratings.

Global News Kenyan president leads challenger in partial vote results
Author: 0 Kenyan president leads challenger in partial vote results

With 40% of results in, he has 54% of the vote against 44% for his rival, Raila Odinga , official figures show. "As a friend of the Kenyan people, I urge you to work for a future defined not by fear and division, but by unity and hope", said Obama, who served as president of the USA 2009-2017 and visited Kenya almost two years ago.

Global News Guam tourism : Same threat different day and Guam's beaches are busy today
Author: 0 Guam tourism : Same threat different day and Guam's beaches are busy today

Guam , home to about 6,000 USA troops, is strategically located midway between the Korean Peninsula and the South China Sea and houses two USA military installations - the Andersen Air Force Base and the Naval Base Guam . The NZDF issued a statement about a fortnight ago saying it was sending an Orion surveillance aircraft and support team to Guam , to practice anti-submarine warfare skills alongside forces from the USA and Japan.

Global News TSA: Airport checkpoint detects woman's handgun
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Michael McCarthy, a TSA spokesman, said in the statement that unsafe and prohibited items can cause delays at airport checkpoints. On August 2, 28-year-old Kyle Maguire, of Bridgewater , was arrested for bringing a loaded gun in his carry-on for a Kansas City bound flight.

Global News Met Office issues weather warning for Cambridgeshire as heavy rainfall continues
Author: 0 Met Office issues weather warning for Cambridgeshire as heavy rainfall continues

A spokesman for the Met Office said: "A slowly southward-moving weather system will give 15-30 mm of rain quite widely across the area, with possibly as much as 60-80 mm in places through the whole day". Storm Angus has brought hurricane force winds to southern Britain causing flooding and power cuts to thousands of homes. The Met Office said on its website: "Periods of heavy rain are likely to persist for much of Wednesday".

Global News Jacob Zuma scrapes through vote of no confidence after ANC revolt
Author: 0 Jacob Zuma scrapes through vote of no confidence after ANC revolt

There are 400 members of parliament (MPs) and to pass a vote of no confidence , 201 votes are needed. Zuma has been engulfed by corruption allegations while in office. Zuma, 75, has been at the centre of controversy for years. The leader of the opposition Democratic Alliance had urged the lawmakers to oust President Jacob Zuma at the start of the parliamentary debate, but the ANC lawmakers ignored the calls and backed the President.

Global News Imran's party files petition against Nawaz Sharif's political activities
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Sharif plans to spend at least two nights in as many cities along the Grand Trunk Road while leading the rally from Islamabad . The rally which is moving at snail's pace is expected to culminate in Lahore within next couple of days. He has not visited Lahore, his hometown, since his ouster from the government. Pakistan's former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif in his first interaction with the media a week after he was disqualified by the Supreme Court , on Saturday asked if any court in ...

Global News Carrizo Oil & Gas, Inc. (CRZO) Hits a 52-Week High
Author: 0 Carrizo Oil & Gas, Inc. (CRZO) Hits a 52-Week High

Several other equities research analysts have also recently weighed in on the stock. Carrizo Oil & Gas (NASDAQ:CRZO)'s trailing twelve month revenues are $513.7 Million, whereas its price to sales ratio for the same period is 2.17. If you are reading this piece on another domain, it was stolen and reposted in violation of U.S. and worldwide trademark and copyright laws. A number of equities research analysts recently issued reports on CRZO shares.

Global News BBCI: Canada military builds refugee camp for refugees from US
Author: 0 BBCI: Canada military builds refugee camp for refugees from US

The number of Haitians fearing expulsion from the United States has surged in recent weeks on Canada's southern border, with requests for asylum tripling since mid-July, officials say. The military-built camp would house hundreds of asylum seekers in heated tents fitted with flooring and electricity while they wait for their refugee applications to be processed, said a statement from the military.

Global News Elmira Police: 17-Yr-Old Arrested After Infant Found in Plastic Bag
Author: 0 Elmira Police: 17-Yr-Old Arrested After Infant Found in Plastic Bag

Two neighbors discovered the child Tuesday after hearing a suspicious noise. It seemed like an animal in distress when they first look at the garbage bag, said the neighbors who found the baby girl inside the bag full of garbage. Hoyt's daughter (pictured left) was found dehydrated and was taken to a hospital in a stable condtion. "It was a baby". Her mother, 17-year-old Harriette Hoyt from Sayre, Pennsylvania, is facing one count of attempted murder.

Global News China scores diplomatic coup in sea row
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The obstacle came one day after the U.N. Security Council on Saturday unanimously approved new sanctions against North Korea in the wake of the communist nation's first successful tests of ICBMs capable of reaching the USA mainland. "Though at the same time he'll be the main focus of the press who will hang on his every word to determine North Korea's future plans for its nuclear and missile development as well as Kim Jong-un's policy directions".

Global News 'No cops': Gym posts sign banning police officers, military members
Author: 0 'No cops': Gym posts sign banning police officers, military members

He said the gym has had a "No Cop" policy since it opened. "We've had an explicitly stated "No Cop" policy since we opened, and we also don't open membership to active members of the military", he told WXIA-TV. The Atlanta Police Department did not comment on the policy, but told 11Alive News, "Were we to respond to an emergency there, this sign would not stop us from lawfully doing our job".