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Author: 0 What You Should Know About the Upcoming Total Eclipse

The next eclipse that will put the Golden Triangle, and much of north MS, in the path of totality will happen on August 12, 2045. Monday, Aug. 21 will mark the beginning of the new academic year, but it will also mark the day of quite possibly the biggest astronomical event in nearly 100 years: a total solar eclipse across the United States.

Global News Trump threatens Venezuela with military intervention
Author: 0 Trump threatens Venezuela with military intervention

Donald Trump's talk of a "military option" for Venezuela may have drawn rebuke from several foreign governments, some even critical of President Nicolas Maduro , but so far it has been met with a resounding silence from the Venezuelan opposition.

Global News Daily life in North Korea
Author: 0 Daily life in North Korea

The Global Times , a Communist Party tabloid, warned Friday that China wouldn't assist North Korea if it attacked USA territory and America retaliated. Officials in Guam yesterday released official advice on how to cope with a North Korean nuclear strike , but most residents remain relatively relaxed about the threat.

Author: 0 President Donald Trump Puts Blame For Charlottesville "On Many Sides"

A 32-year-old woman died when a auto slammed into a crowd in Charlottesville, home to the University of Virginia, after clashes, police said. In May, a torch-wielding group that included prominent white nationalist Richard Spencer gathered around the statue for a nighttime protest, and in July, about 50 members of a North Carolina-based KKK group traveled there for a rally, where they were met by hundreds of counter-protesters.

Global News Trump says U.S. nuclear arsenal stronger than ever
Author: 0 Trump says U.S. nuclear arsenal stronger than ever

The spread of fallout, and the threat of a spiral of attacks that could bring about a "nuclear winter", all but guarantee that Americans would share in the suffering and loss of a nuclear exchange on the Korean peninsula or anywhere in the Pacific.

Global News Muslim woman granted $85G after suing California police for removing her hijab
Author: 0 Muslim woman granted $85G after suing California police for removing her hijab

A Muslim woman in the U.S. has won $85,000 in damages from the authorities after her hijab was forcibly removed in police custody in 2016. The Council on American-Islamic Relations, (CAIR) which announced the settlement on Thursday, had sued the city of Long Beach on behalf of Kirsty Powell, an African-American Muslim, "after police officers forcibly removed her hijab in view of other male officers and dozens of inmates".

Global News EU Slaps Sanctions On Additional North Korean Nationals
Author: 0 EU Slaps Sanctions On Additional North Korean Nationals

The resolution was adopted last week in response to North Korea's on-going development of nuclear weapons and ballistic missile activities. With the new additions, there are now 62 individuals and 50 entities on the EU's North Korea sanctions list, of which 41 persons and seven entities are designated by Brussels autonomously.

Global News UK, US Looking for Diplomatic Solution to N Korean Crisis
Author: 0 UK, US Looking for Diplomatic Solution to N Korean Crisis

Ellison immediately retracted those remarks in an interview with a Washington Post reporter after leaving the panel. Discussing the escalating war of words between the US and North Korea over the latter's rogue nuclear program, Ellison raised eyebrows by saying the North Korea's despotic leader was acting better than the USA president.

Global News JD(U) sacks Sharad Yadav as party leader in Rajya Sabha
Author: 0 JD(U) sacks Sharad Yadav as party leader in Rajya Sabha

Union Minister and Lok Janshakti Party President Ram Vilas Paswan on Saturday said Sharad Yadav could leave the Janata Dal-United (JD-U) if he wants to do so. Talking about Sharad Yadav's proximity to Lalu Prasad Yadav's RJD, he said during Sharad Yadav's Bihar visit this week, he was surrounded by people from RJD right from the airport, where he landed.

Global News Bryan Murray (1942 - 2017)
Author: 0 Bryan Murray (1942 - 2017)

He won the Jack Adams Award as the NHL's top coach in 1983-84 after leading Washington to the first of three straight 100-point seasons. After six and a half years with the Panthers Murray was let go as general manager, but like so many times before he quickly rebounded and landed in Anaheim as head coach of the Ducks.

Global News Danish inventor charged with murder after submarine is wrecked
Author: 0 Danish inventor charged with murder after submarine is wrecked

The journalist had been writing about Mr Madsen and his submarine, which at one stage was the largest privately-made vessel of its kind. Madsen's defence lawyer said her client maintains he is innocent but is "willing to cooperate" and has not decided whether to appeal the ruling.

Global News 2 dead after helicopter crashes near Charlottesville
Author: 0 2 dead after helicopter crashes near Charlottesville

No injuries on the ground have been reported. Neighbors who live near Old Farm Road told WVIR the helicopter crashed into the woods. According to the Associated Press, police helicopters were seen flying above the protests Saturday. Virginia State Police are investigating a helicopter crash in Albemarle County. Police have sealed off the area. Earlier, a video taken from a nearby golf course showed black smoke rising from the area.

Global News Trump tweets he's
Author: 0 Trump tweets he's "impressed" with sanctions against North Korea

South Korea's foreign minister joined her counterparts from the United States and Japan yesterday for a meeting in Manila in which Tillerson touted efforts to persuade nations to stop using North Korean labor. Anthony Ruggiero, a former United States government adviser to six-party talks with North Korea , said the resolution failed to advance U.S. proclaimed policy and was even counterproductive.

Global News Bomb Blast Kills 15 in Southwestern Pakistan
Author: 0 Bomb Blast Kills 15 in Southwestern Pakistan

The Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), the media wing of the army, said that an on-duty security vehicle was targeted in the blast and added 10 security officials were also injured in the attack. The blast took place near Mehdi Hospital at Pishin Stop. Fire fighting vehicles were able to douse the fire which had spread to multiple vehicles.

Author: 0 GOP Senators Tweet Trump in Support of McConnell

Almost two-thirds of the public oppose the presidents negotiating tactics, the survey said. A much larger share of Americans (78 percent) think President Trump and his administration should do what they can to make the current health care law work while few (17 percent) say they should do what they can to make the law fail so they can replace it later.

Global News Facebook figured out how to
Author: 0 Facebook figured out how to "sneak" in China

In a bid to explore the high-potential Chinese online market, Facebook has authorised the release of a new app here that does not carry its name. So they launched an app on sharing photos, in order to dodge the Chinese law, as a person knowing about the company's plans told The New York Times .

Global News North Korea says it's examining plans to attack Guam
Author: 0 North Korea says it's examining plans to attack Guam

So if anything, maybe that statement wasn't tough enough . It goes without saying that the next days and weeks are utterly critical, as any "incident", no matter how minor, could lead to a nuclear conflict beyond just the Korean peninsula, possibly involving other nuclear-armed powers including Russian Federation and China.

Global News Beijing says USA destroyer violated China's sovereignty & security
Author: 0 Beijing says USA destroyer violated China's sovereignty & security

Geng said the Chinese navy "identified the U.S. warship, warned and expelled it". It was not immediately clear if the Chinese demanded the USA destroyer leave as they have done in the past. China claims almost all of the South China Sea , despite partial counter-claims from Taiwan and several south-east Asian nations including the Philippines, Brunei, Malaysia and Vietnam.

Author: 0 Global effort on North Korea gets Beijing boost

Security Council resolution ", a senior White House official told Reuters on Tuesday, adding there was "nothing imminent to announce" on secondary sanctions . "Even allies in the region like China, Japan, South Korea, all agreeing with the United States that North Korea and its nuclear capabilities must be stopped".

Global News Flood Situation Worsens In Parts Of North East, 4 Dead In Assam
Author: 0 Flood Situation Worsens In Parts Of North East, 4 Dead In Assam

Around 1 lakh hectares of cropland has also been submerged. The ASDMA official further said that, over 1.92 lakh people affected alone in Dhubri district, while 1.50 lakh people affected in Dhemaji, 1.30 lakh in Bongaigaon, 1.09 lakh in Kokrajhar, 77 thousand in Golaghat, 74 thousand in Barpeta, 57 thousand in Dibrugarh district.

Global News NCP skipped Congress party meeting, BJP says good decision
Author: 0 NCP skipped Congress party meeting, BJP says good decision

Today's meeting chose to form a small group to coordinate with all Opposition parties during the session-break. A Congress leader said that invitations were being sent to opposition leaders for the mega protest in Gujarat and the party expected a good show at the satyagraha protest.

Global News Keith Ellison Says Kim Jong Un 'Acting More Responsible' Than Trump
Author: 0 Keith Ellison Says Kim Jong Un 'Acting More Responsible' Than Trump

When you hear words come out of his mouth, it seems like they could come out of the mouth of Kim Jong-un. "Well, he's acting more responsible than this guy is". "Hopefully Kim Jong-un will find another path!" And so, what we need to do is try to tamper down this crisis. Ellison's comment about Trump and Kim drew quick fire from the Republican National Committee.

Global News Trump Moves To Crack Down On Chinese Intellectual Property Practices
Author: 0 Trump Moves To Crack Down On Chinese Intellectual Property Practices

Maybe it wasn't tough enough", Trump told reporters . Trump has previously expressed frustration that China hasn't done more to economically punish North Korea. "They know how I feel", he told reporters on Thursday. Trump, who has been residing at his golf club in Bedminster, New Jersey, for the past week, plans to return to Washington on Monday to officially announce the trade investigation.

Global News Dutch egg scandal hits 17 nations around the world
Author: 0 Dutch egg scandal hits 17 nations around the world

In response, Morrisons , Sainsbury's , Waitrose and Asda in the United Kingdom had withdrawn a total of 11 products - including sandwiches, sandwich fillers and salads - from sale. The substance is used to treat lice, fleas and ticks, and in large quantities, it can cause liver, kidney and thyroid gland damage. Around 85% of eggs consumed in Britain are laid in the UK.

Global News North Korean missiles and the challenges they pose to the United States
Author: 0 North Korean missiles and the challenges they pose to the United States

The country has threatened nuclear attacks against the US and its allies as well as a missile strike on Guam. Previous to this assessment, the Central Intelligence Agency believed that North Korean warheads did not have this capability. At those speeds, a missile trying to chase and hit it from behind would have no chance during this part of the flight, called the "boost phase". If the U.S.

Global News United States has been conducting back-channel talks with North Korea for months
Author: 0 United States has been conducting back-channel talks with North Korea for months

The two leaders also reiterated a commitment to the denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula. But they say the behind-the-scenes discussions could still be a foundation for more serious negotiation, including on North Korea's nuclear weapons, should President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un put aside the rhetoric of recent days and endorse a dialogue.

Global News 'Let's See' What N. Korea Does With Guam
Author: 0 'Let's See' What N. Korea Does With Guam

Trump, and Chief of Staff General John Kelly, phoned Guam's governor Eddie Baza Calvo to assure him that the people of the country are safe and that the president is behind the them " 1000 percent ". But the newly released fact sheet , entitled "Preparing for an Imminent Missile Threat", makes an abstract worry more concrete. The president called the U.S.

Global News Soldier, civilian killed in ceasefire violation across LoC by Pakistani troops
Author: 0 Soldier, civilian killed in ceasefire violation across LoC by Pakistani troops

Some reports said that the Indian Army retaliated strongly to the ceasefire violation . "After Indian positions retaliated effectively, firing exchanges stopped in Mendhar sector at 6.45 am". "The martyred junior commissioned officer (JCO) was a courageous and honest soldier". This has been the third incident of ceasefire violation by Pakistan during the last 24 hours, with earlier two been along the border at Uri and Gohlad Kalran in Mendhar.

Global News Freighter Aground in River Linking Lakes Superior, Huron
Author: 0 Freighter Aground in River Linking Lakes Superior, Huron

On Saturday morning, with the river open, the number had been cut to seven. Until the ship's company, Grand River Navigation Inc., comes up with a safe salvage plan the waterway will remain closed to other commercial vessels. The cause of the grounding remains under investigation. The U.S. Coast Guard reported that the vessel left Essar Steel in Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario, and was heading down the river, having passed through the Soo Locks, to its next port of call in Brevort, Mich., when ...

Global News Dead, 2 Injured in New Milford Plane Crash
Author: 0 Dead, 2 Injured in New Milford Plane Crash

The Cessna C-172 crashed at the end of Runway 17-35 at the Candlelight Farms Airport at about 10:20 a.m., the Federal Aviation Administration said in a statement. Lee Grabner. "All he could say was that he was in a plane crash, is all he could really articulate to us". NTSB investigating today's crash of a Cessna 172 in New Milford, CT.

Global News Mosquitoes carrying West Nile Virus found in Regina
Author: 0 Mosquitoes carrying West Nile Virus found in Regina

Douglas County health officials report that the county has had its first confirmed case of West Nile virus for 2017. "We will not be able to completely eradicate West Nile virus from the mosquito population, but we can reduce human transmission and save lives".

Author: 0 As Trump Threatens, US Negotiates With North Korea

Marco Rubio, R-Fla., who sits on the U.S. Foreign Relations Committee, warned North Korea about what would happen if it launched a nuclear strike. "I think he's made a decision long ago, quite frankly, to try to negotiate the threat with North Korea".

Global News As rhetoric escalates, what do we know about North Korea's nuclear arsenal?
Author: 0 As rhetoric escalates, what do we know about North Korea's nuclear arsenal?

Now Trump has reaffirmed his statement - and added that maybe it "wasn't tough enough". Neither the United States nor North Korea has embraced the plan. Before speaking to Mr Calvo, Mr Trump told reporters in New Jersey that he believed Guam would be "very safe" and threatened North Korea with "big, big trouble" if it launched an attack .

Global News Trump reassures governor of Guam in phone call
Author: 0 Trump reassures governor of Guam in phone call

President Trump on Friday assured the governor of Guam that the White House is "with you 1,000 percent" in the face of a threat from North Korea - and then told the governor that he's becoming famous and predicted the attention would boost tourism "tenfold" in the USA territory.

Global News Light plane flips on landing in Queensland
Author: 0 Light plane flips on landing in Queensland

Two people were trapped initially with firefighters managing to free one about 12.15pm. Queensland Fire and Emergency Service confirmed one person was freed from the plane after the crash while crews worked to free the second person trapped.

Global News Mourinho confirms United in talks over Ibrahimovic return
Author: 0 Mourinho confirms United in talks over Ibrahimovic return

Mourinho acknowledged this week that Real Madrid's Gareth Bale was out of reach after the Welshman started for the Spanish side in their 2-1 European Super Cup win over United . Our levels of confidence and knowledge are higher so I am happy to start the season. "I'm not a hard person to work with, in spite of it looking different sometimes".

Global News North Korea threatens physical actions after United Nations sanctions
Author: 0 North Korea threatens physical actions after United Nations sanctions

The U.N. Security Council is expected to vote Saturday on a new sanctions resolution that would increase economic pressure on North Korea to return to negotiations on its missile program. "The North Korean program remains an unconstrained one with neither sanctions nor an operational diplomatic agreement holding it back", Park said. At the same time, a US plan to punish China for alleged unfair trade practice was postponed.

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North Korea has since threatened to launch missiles at the USA territory of Guam, and the country previously threatened "all-out war, wiping out all the strongholds of enemies, including the US mainland". He doubled down on those remarks on Thursday, suggesting that perhaps his rhetoric wasn't harsh enough. On Thursday, the CBOE Volatility Index, a barometer of expected near-term stock market volatility, closed at its highest since the USA presidential election.

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