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Global News Trump's 'fire and fury' broadside his own, White House says
Author: 0 Trump's 'fire and fury' broadside his own, White House says

New Chief of Staff Kelly showing signs of having clout. The Secret Service is spending $13,500 on golf carts to make sure President Donald Trump , his family and administration are well protected as the 45th President spends 17 days at Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, N.J., for a "working vacation" this August.

Global News Defense Minister Orders Military to Prepare for N. Korea's Tactical Provocations
Author: 0 Defense Minister Orders Military to Prepare for N. Korea's Tactical Provocations

Ryu Yong-seok, a market analyst at KB Securities, said tensions between North Korea and the U.S. are a negative factor in the local stock markets that dragged down the index. "North Korea is posing a grave threat to the Seoul-Washington alliance and the worldwide community as it is leveling up war rhetoric, such as turning Seoul into a sea of fire and missile strikes around Guam", Song said.

Global News Trump toughens warning on North Korea, despite bipartisan criticism
Author: 0 Trump toughens warning on North Korea, despite bipartisan criticism

On Wednesday the North Korean state-run media agency, KCNA, released a statement saying the communist nation would complete its plan to attack waters near Guam within just a week, adding that the action against Guam would be "an effective remedy for restraining the frantic moves of the U.S.in the southern part of the Korean Peninsula and its vicinity".

Global News Hope Doklam is resolved peacefully, says Bhutan
Author: 0 Hope Doklam is resolved peacefully, says Bhutan

Sri Lanka is one of the major recipients of development credit given by India with a total commitment of $2.6 billion, including $436 million as grants. "It's a situation that we have certainly followed closely", U.S. state department spokesperson Heather Nauert told reporters at a news conference. While India and Bhutan have said that China's actions violated the status quo in the India-Bhutan-China tri-junction, Beijing has claimed that the area is a part of Chinese territory and called ...

Global News Isaac Makwala runs by himself, qualifies for 200m semis
Author: 0 Isaac Makwala runs by himself, qualifies for 200m semis

The 25-year-old South African 400 metres world record holder just missed out on emulating Johnson's feat of the 200/400m world championship double, which the American achieved in the 1995 championships, when he took silver in the 200 metres on Thursday behind surprise victor Ramil Guliyev of Turkey .

Global News Amid SP walkout, BMC makes Vande Mataram must in schools
Author: 0 Amid SP walkout, BMC makes Vande Mataram must in schools

The civic body, which is ruled by the Shiv Sena and BJP , okayed the proposal even as members from the opposition parties sought a discussion on it. Patel said, "To encourage patriotic feelings among citizens, we should make [singing] Vande Mataram compulsory twice a week in all schools and colleges run by BMC".

Global News Trump says he plans to declare opioid emergency
Author: 0 Trump says he plans to declare opioid emergency

Trump also has called for tougher law enforcement, including locking up more drug dealers after what he said was a decline in drug-related prosecutions since 2011, and more aggressive policing at USA borders to stop the import of heroin and synthetic opioids.

Global News Sunderland house hit by gas explosion
Author: 0 Sunderland house hit by gas explosion

Northumberland Police said it is not believed to be terror related at this time. A picture posted on Facebook shows what appears to be half of a semi-detached house which has been completely destroyed. Another said: "There has been a huge explosion". The North East Ambulance Service said it was attending the incident on Rosslyn Avenue. Northumbria police gave few details other than to say the explosion happened at a private address in Rosslyn Avenue on Friday morning.

Global News Pretium Resources, Inc. (PVG) Stake Reduced by Creative Planning
Author: 0 Pretium Resources, Inc. (PVG) Stake Reduced by Creative Planning

The stock decreased 2.75% or $0.23 during the last trading session, reaching $8.14. When we divide the last trade volume by the 3-month average volume, we found out a relative volume of 1.18. BKE's profit will be $11.24M for 17.93 P/E if the $0.23 EPS becomes a reality. Nomura has 0% invested in Stericycle Inc (NASDAQ:SRCL). Ameriprise Financial Inc.'s holdings in Pretium Resources were worth $343,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

Global News Carabao Cup draw tonight
Author: 0 Carabao Cup draw tonight

Guests accustomed to their performances among the strongest teams in England, and even after the summer sale, changing the coach and leaving the leaders remains one of the strongest teams not playing in the Premier League. The League Cup has gone through many guises down the years, sponsored by the likes of Worthingtons, Carling, Rumbelows and Milk down the years, the current incumbent Carabao have certainly been getting their monies worth in terms of exposure on social media! The Dons ...

Global News Estill officer survives shooting caught on camera
Author: 0 Estill officer survives shooting caught on camera

Officer Smith was struck at least three times, suffering two broken arm bones and a "life threatening" neck injury. He was sentenced to 35 years on Wednesday. "Shots fired", the officer is heard screaming, as he falls to the ground. Brave Smith manages to make his way back to his police vehicle, and the footage captures his agonising wait for paramedics and fellow officers to reach him.

Global News Magnitude-6.3 quake jolts parts of Luzon
Author: 0 Magnitude-6.3 quake jolts parts of Luzon

Phivolcs said it has not received any reported damage as a result of the quake. Meanwhile, the Lyceum of the Philippines University Batangas and De La Salle University campuses in Manila, Taft, Makati, BGC and Laguna also suspended work for today.

Author: 0 North Korea nerves push stocks down for third day, lift gold

The Korea Composite Stock Price Index ( KOSPI ) was down 1.3 per cent at 2,329.63 points by 0125 GMT, on track for a weekly loss of 2.7 per cent, its biggest since June 2016. Priceline sank 7.8 percent as it projected third-quarter earnings below Wall Street analyst expectations. With trading equally as quiet in the Eurozone, the Euro ended the London session unchanged, despite earlier falling below the 1.17 mark against the Dollar for the first time in nearly two weeks.

Global News Google celebrates birth of hip hop with interactive turntable
Author: 0 Google celebrates birth of hip hop with interactive turntable

This means that Google is celebrating the 44th anniversary of the party where the DJ made the music. Since this is not the first time Google has come up with an interactive doodle, this project is one of the most complex projects the company has ever done, according to Google's Ryan Germick in Google blog post.

Global News North Korean missiles could reach United States territory Guam in 14 minutes
Author: 0 North Korean missiles could reach United States territory Guam in 14 minutes

North Korea's state agency KCNA reported earlier in the day that its military planned to complete a plan by mid-August to hit waters off Guam with four medium-range missiles. "Being on the front line of the threat from North Korea, along with our brothers and sisters in Guam, I place my full faith and trust in our president to make the appropriate decisions for the security and protection of our nation", Torres said in a statement.

Global News One of Trump's favorite pastors: God backs an attack on North Korea
Author: 0 One of Trump's favorite pastors: God backs an attack on 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'. Jeffress said it is Trump's responsibility to protect the American homeland in that way. Frankly, it's because they are not well taught in the scriptures'.

Global News Sanchez to miss start of season for Arsenal
Author: 0 Sanchez to miss start of season for Arsenal

Wenger said: "I personally am convinced that will happen soon", with reference to Corinne Diacre, who manages second-tier French team Clermont Foot . "It's very important to try to find the right solution, to try to improve the squad", Conte said this week at the Premier League launch. Sanchez tallied 24 goals and 11 assists in 38 games last season.

Global News Oxford Circus Station Evacuated After Fire On The Tube
Author: 0 Oxford Circus Station Evacuated After Fire On The Tube

The station is now shut and the Fire Brigade and British Transport Police are on the scene. The train pulled in to Oxford Circus and passengers were ushered away as smoke quickly started filling the station. He told Sun Online: "People were flooding out of the station". 'All trains that run to Oxford Circus station are now not stopping at the station. "Police arrived around three mins later".

Global News Cruise passengers warn to turn off lights to avoid private attack
Author: 0 Cruise passengers warn to turn off lights to avoid private attack

The ship's captain wanted to remind his crew and his passengers that the threat of pirates "was real and the ship must be prepared for a pirate attack". A few drills had them hanging onto handrails to brace themselves just in case the ship had to quickly maneuver away from approaching pirate ships. Ms Jasinski also said that the captain said they could outrun such boats - but officers were on watch for pirates off the coast of Somalia at all times.

Global News Sri Lanka's Foreign Minister Ravi Karunanayake resigns
Author: 0 Sri Lanka's Foreign Minister Ravi Karunanayake resigns

Mr. Karunanayake has, however, said he was unaware of that contents of the apartment deal, and that his family handled it. Karunanayake's name had surfaced in a controversial Central Bank bond scam which is now being investigated. He said it was unprecedental for a minister to be called before a commission during the previous government but he did so by setting an example of the "Yahapalanaya" government.

Global News Indiana man accused in officer death may face death penalty
Author: 0 Indiana man accused in officer death may face death penalty

This photo provided by the Marion County Sheriff's Office in Indianapolis shows Jason Brown, who has been charged with murder in the July 27, 2017, shooting death of Southport Police Lt. Prosecutors are weighing whether to seek the death penalty. He faces charges of murder and possession of marijuana. Authorities say Allan was trying to assist 28-year-old Jason Brown after a July 27 auto crash when Brown suddenly became agitated and opened fire, striking the officer 11 times.

Global News Trump Gets Closer To Decide On Afghan Policy
Author: 0 Trump Gets Closer To Decide On Afghan Policy

Frustrated by his options, Mr Trump has withheld approval of a long-delayed Afghanistan war strategy as he searches for a plan that will allow American forces to pull out once and for all. He also suggested he continues to support his national security adviser, Gen. H.R. McMaster, despite pressure from conservative activists to fire him, and reports Trump might make him the next commander of operations in Afghanistan.

Global News United Kingdom and Scottish ministers in Brexit powers talks
Author: 0 United Kingdom and Scottish ministers in Brexit powers talks

He said: "In some areas there will need to be a common approach". Mr Russell said: "The Bill - as it now stands - means that Westminster would take exclusive control over significant areas of devolved policy, such as support for Scotland's farmers and food producers and many aspects of environmental protection and control of our seas".

Global News EU Council expands sanctions against North Korea
Author: 0 EU Council expands sanctions against North Korea

Pentagon chief James Mattis warns North Korean authorities about the inadmissibility of war rhetoric and threats, and declares that they will lead to the overthrow of the regime and the destruction of the population of this country. He downplayed speculation that the threats move the USA closer to a military option . And Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has made clear he is open to negotiations if Pyongyang freezes its nuclear and missile programs.

Global News Guam a 'pawn' in US-North Korea confrontation - academic
Author: 0 Guam a 'pawn' in US-North Korea confrontation - academic

The U.S. military has an enormous presence on the Pacific island. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says he doesn't believe there is "any imminent threat" from North Korea , including to Guam . " North Korea's provocative actions, including this time, are obviously provocative to the region including Japan as well as to the security of the worldwide community,"Yoshihide Suga, Japan's chief government spokesman, told reporters".

Global News Moscow: Anti-Caracas Sanctions Hamper Normalization of Situation in Venezuela
Author: 0 Moscow: Anti-Caracas Sanctions Hamper Normalization of Situation in Venezuela

Last week, the United States targeted Maduro with sanctions, in a rare action against a foreign head of state. The all-powerful government-organized assembly rewriting the constitution is slated to meet again Thursday. Maduro's apparent olive branch was undermined in the same speech by his own angry rant against Trump, who he accused of backing a failed attack on a military base a week ago.

Author: 0 NBC5 Forecast: Hot end to the work week

South wind 6 to 9 miles per hour. Low around 71. South, southeast wind 7 to 9 miles per hour. Sunday night rain chances will linger and lows will be in the mid-70s. The chance for afternoon rain and thunderstorms diminishes Friday and through the weekend . SundayA 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm.

Global News McCain Threatens North Korea After Expressing 'Concerns' Over Trump Rhetoric
Author: 0 McCain Threatens North Korea After Expressing 'Concerns' Over Trump Rhetoric

On Saturday, North Korean leader Kim Jung-un threatened to take decisive steps against the United States, including "physical action", after the UN Security Council passed new economic sanctions against his country. I think we should, you know, eliminate the threat. We can take them out. "They (the response) could be surgical strikes taking out the capabilities that the North Koreans have to conduct further attack, it might be an operation that's a bit more robust to impose cost on the North ...

Global News 36 dead, 13 injured in NW China road accident
Author: 0 36 dead, 13 injured in NW China road accident

The public security ministry announced ab investigations has been launched into the accident, according to state broadcaster China Central Television. Other figures showed traffic law violations caused nearly 90% of accidents where people died or were injured in 2015. Last November, a pile-up on an expressway in the northern province of Shanxi killed 17 people and damaged 56 vehicles.

Global News Ivanka Trump to lead USA delegation to India to support women's entrepreneurship
Author: 0 Ivanka Trump to lead USA delegation to India to support women's entrepreneurship

The three-day summit, which in the past has been hosted by the U.S. State Department, aims to connect American entrepreneurs and investors to their global counterparts, according to the State Department's website . In a series of tweets, Modi said, the Summit is a unique opportunity for bringing together entrepreneurs and start ups with the global leader. The event will be of significant importance in terms of bilateral ties between the two countries as India has raised the issue of H1B visas ...

Global News College Park, Md., debates whether non-citizens should be able to vote
Author: 0 College Park, Md., debates whether non-citizens should be able to vote

City council members in College Park, Maryland are debating whether to allow non-citizens to vote in local elections. Jeff Werner, an advocate for tighter immigration restrictions with the advocacy group Help Save Maryland told the newspaper that he felt even more strongly about undocumented immigrants going to the voting booth.

Author: 0 Trump returns to the attack on North Korea with fresh threats

Mr. Trump's "first order" refers to a January 27 presidential memorandum ordering a new Nuclear Posture Review , characterized by the Pentagon as "legislatively mandated" and the basis of nuclear policy. "But if China helps us, I feel a lot differently toward trade, a lot differently toward trade". I hardly think that some of these words and offensive cartoons would have been directed towards President Obama.

Global News Trump Still Won't Declare a National Emergency to Address the Opioid Crisis
Author: 0 Trump Still Won't Declare a National Emergency to Address the Opioid Crisis

But even as doctors prescribe fewer pain pills, the number of heroin-related deaths is rising, particularly as fentanyl seeps into the heroin supply and claims the lives of people who are already hooked. The commission recommended several actions in its brief, including increasing treatment capacity, supporting states in monitoring prescription drug data and mandating prescriber education.

Global News Embarrassing: New York Times Corrects Story about Climate Change Report
Author: 0 Embarrassing: New York Times Corrects Story about Climate Change Report

That contradicts statements from Trump administration officials - and from the president himself. For President Trump however, dealing with climate change may take more than simply inventing nuanced, politically correct language. While the findings in Thursday's report were limited to 2016, NOAA scientists said there's been little, if any, letup in climate trends this year.