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Global News Kashmir issue can't be solved by violence: PM
Author: 0 Kashmir issue can't be solved by violence: PM

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
Author: 0 Prominent Anti-poaching Conservationist Killed in Tanzania

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
Author: 0 Rep. Pingree Supports Resolution Censuring President Trump

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.

Author: 0 Ulchi Freedom Guardian 2017 exercise to begin August 21

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
Author: 0 Venezuela's opposition-held parliament rejects powers voted by ANC

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
Author: 0 Support for Trump's impeachment rises to 40% among Americans

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
Author: 0 Bodies of 3 children found in Clinton home; police investigate as homicide

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
Author: 0 Six Flags to Remove Confederate Flag and All Non-American Flags

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.

Author: 0 Trump's Council of CEOs in Disarray Following Remarks on Protest

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
Author: 0 Chile rejects U.S. request to cut ties with Korea

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
Author: 0 Korea media warns of 'catastrophe' over joint S. Korea-US drills

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
Author: 0 Penn State approves six-year contract extension for James Franklin

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
Author: 0 Powerball Tops $535 Million Entering Weekend

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
Author: 0 War in Yemen causing starvation, cholera — United Nations aid chief

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.

Global News Regional parks gear up for Monday's solar eclipse
Author: 0 Regional parks gear up for Monday's solar eclipse

But that's just one way you can safely view the moon covering the sun. "It's certainly the first time that's happened in my lifetime". The first precise prediction of an eclipse was made by Edmond Halley (of the comet fame) who did calculations by hand and noted within a few minutes when the totality of 1715 could be expected.

Author: 0 Australian government under threat after Deputy PM's citizenship row

The furore spilled over the ditch after it emerged Australia's deputy prime minister Barnaby Joyce holds New Zealand citizenship - something he has since revoked. Australia's constitution bars citizens of another country from standing for parliament, and there have been several resignations because of that in recent weeks.

Global News Boston gives permit for free speech rally, sets restrictions
Author: 0 Boston gives permit for free speech rally, sets restrictions

Backpacks will be searched and weapons, and objects that can be used as weapons - including glass containers and flag poles - will be banned. Cantwell attended the rally last weekend in Charlottesville, Virginia, where violence erupted and a woman was killed by a auto that plowed into counterprotesters.

Global News Taylor Swift Launches Donations To Support Sexual Assault Victims
Author: 0 Taylor Swift Launches Donations To Support Sexual Assault Victims

The United States District Court dropped Swift from the case on August 11, 2017 ruling against the suggestion of a made-up statement by the singer, upon which, without prior intimation about the development of the case, the six-woman, two-man jury declared that the actions of David Mueller amount to a sexual assault on Swift.

Global News Threat looms of more mudslides in Sierra Leone amid burials
Author: 0 Threat looms of more mudslides in Sierra Leone amid burials

The capital is also plagued by unregulated construction on its hillsides. International Development Secretary Priti Patel says "the international community must follow our lead" to save lives in the impoverished West African nation. Many people have been unable to find loved ones, while it has proven impossible to identify many bodies. AFP visited a school building in the devastated Regent community where 350 people were living crammed together.

Author: 0 China, US militaries agree to boost ties to avoid war

The general went against White House aide Steve Bannon's statement in an interview published on Wednesday in which he said "there's no military solution (to North Korea's nuclear threats)". Joseph Dunford , Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, also discussed the U.S. Soon after coming to office he delayed the deployment of the US-developed THAAD anti-missile system.

Global News Charities Cancel Mar-a-Lago Events Amid Trump Backlash
Author: 0 Charities Cancel Mar-a-Lago Events Amid Trump Backlash

The Cleveland Clinic, American Cancer Society, and American Friends of Magen David Adom all said they wouldn't hold their 2018 galas at the resort. The Cleveland Clinic has been under pressure for months to move their gala, and Trump's defense of racism was the last straw.

Global News Erdogan Calls on Turks in Germany to Vote Against Turkey's Foes
Author: 0 Erdogan Calls on Turks in Germany to Vote Against Turkey's Foes

He jailed or sacked thousands of people in revenge. Erdogan, an authoritarian leader whose roots are in political Islam, has accused Germany of anti-Turkish and anti-Muslim sentiment. Opinion polls suggest the CDU has a strong lead over the SPD. In a new row set to further escalate an already intensifying crisis, Gabriel immediately slammed Erdogan's comments as an "unprecedented act of interference" in the sovereignty of Germany.

Global News Calif. Woman Searching for Husband in Barcelona After Attack
Author: 0 Calif. Woman Searching for Husband in Barcelona After Attack

Moments later, a van veered onto the promenade and barreled down the busy walkway in the city center Thursday, swerving back and forth as it mowed down pedestrians and turned a picturesque tourist destination into a bloody killing zone. Tucker told her he was heading to the bathroom. Spanish authorities, who said that an estimated 100 people have been injured, noted that several casualties have yet to be identified.

Global News Drive Sober of Get Pulled Over 2-week initiative planned for Mentor
Author: 0 Drive Sober of Get Pulled Over 2-week initiative planned for Mentor

Prince the OHSP director. This year, The Crawford County Sheriff's Office is partnering with the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) to stop drunk drivers and help save lives. On average, 10,000 people were killed each year from 2011 to 2015-one person killed every 51 minutes in 2015. "There's no reason to get behind the wheel if you choose to drink".

Author: 0 Maine's July unemployment rate still well below 4 percent

That was likely largely due to a large increase in the number of jobs. The unemployment rate fell by 1.4 percentage points in Indiana, Tennessee and Wyoming over the past year - the biggest declines in the country. According to the data, the Lincoln area had more than 1,600 additional people working in July compared with a year ago, and 878 fewer people unemployed.

Global News White House to elevate cyber to full combatant command
Author: 0 White House to elevate cyber to full combatant command

The move demonstrates "our increased resolve against cyberspace threats and will help reassure our allies and partners and deter our adversaries," he added. President Donald Trump on Friday also tasked Mattis with determining whether Cybercom could safely be detached from its command structure under the dual-hatted commander of the NSA.

Global News Japan deploys missile defence over N. Korea threat to Guam
Author: 0 Japan deploys missile defence over N. Korea threat to Guam

China is the North's biggest economic partner and source of aid, but says it alone can't compel Pyongyang to end its nuclear and missile programs. Trump tweeted Friday: "Military solutions are now fully in place, locked and loaded, should North Korea act unwisely ".

Global News South Korean President Moon Jae-in rules out war with North Korea
Author: 0 South Korean President Moon Jae-in rules out war with North Korea

Mr Moon urged North Korea not to make further provocations, saying it would face much tougher sanctions that the impoverished country would be unable to withstand if it persists with its nuclear weapons development. Embassy after a rally demanding peace on the Korean peninsula in Seoul , South Korea, Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2017. The New York Times reports that the USA and South Korea are in talks to allow Seoul to build stronger ballistic missiles to defend itself against the North.

Global News Mixed reaction to Paladino's removal from school board
Author: 0 Mixed reaction to Paladino's removal from school board

The board moved to remove Paladino after a weekly newspaper in Buffalo published remarks from Paladino stating that he hoped President Obama would have sex with a cow and die from mad cow disease and that Michelle Obama would be "let loose in the outback of Zimbabwe" to live in a cave with a gorilla.

Global News Arizona's Jefferson Davis Memorial Highway monument vandalized
Author: 0 Arizona's Jefferson Davis Memorial Highway monument vandalized

The Confederate Troops Memorial outside the Arizona Capitol was spray painted white sometime before Thursday morning. The paint has since been removed by the Arizona Department of Administration, spokeswoman Megan Rose confirmed. "Sad to see the history and culture of our great country being ripped apart with the removal of our lovely statues and monuments", President Donald Trump wrote on Twitter Thursday.

Global News Uhuru heads to Rwanda for Paul Kagamae's inauguration
Author: 0 Uhuru heads to Rwanda for Paul Kagamae's inauguration

But the African Union observer team said the vote "was conducted in a peaceful, orderly and transparent manner". Kagame, who took the oath of office for another seven-year tenure, specifically urged African leaders to deliver the results expected by their citizens.

Global News PennDOT launches special traffic information for Little League World Series
Author: 0 PennDOT launches special traffic information for Little League World Series

It was the largest win in Canadian Little League history. The Tsawwassen baseball player is in Williamsport, Pa., as a member of Team Canada for the Little League World Series. USGA, U.S. Amateur Championship , quarterfinals, at Pacific Palisades, Calif., FS1, 5 p.m. Be sure to stay with WITN for continuing live reports from Williamsport.

Global News Trump Ends Business Panels as More CEOs Step Down
Author: 0 Trump Ends Business Panels as More CEOs Step Down

The council is led by two longtime friends of Trump who stand to benefit greatly from their newfound proximity to the White House: They are Steven Roth, the CEO of Vornado Realty Trust, who co-owned a NY department store with Trump in the 1980s, and Richard LeFrak, a billionaire NY real estate developer.

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