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by | August 19, 2017 | 22:26

It doesn't seem to matter how many times people say this isn't true. Trump argued in his initial response on Saturday that "many sides" were to blame for the tumult, which erupted amid a white supremacist protest against efforts to remove a statue of Confederate Gen.

by | August 19, 2017 | 22:23

You heard about that? In its analysis, Snopes writes of a 1927 Chicago Daily Tribune story noting Pershing "sprinkled some prisoners with pig's blood", which was ultimately "more powerful than bullets" as a warning before releasing the prisoners, as well of a separate account that "attributed the deed to someone other than Pershing".

by | August 19, 2017 | 22:02

The All Blacks have a strong chance of breaking the biggest winning margin in a Bledisloe Cup test which is 43-6 in 1996. The onslaught continued when Sonny Bill Williams drove in home from close range as the All Blacks looked to make a statement to the rest of the teams in the Rugby Championship.

by | August 19, 2017 | 21:46

Pelosi's request comes after fellow Democratic Rep. Bennie Thompson of MS called on lawmakers in both parties "to work with me to ensure the permanent removal of all offensive and despicable Confederate imagery" from the Capitol, Politico reported.

by | August 19, 2017 | 21:12

In an editorial on Saturday, North Korea's Minju Joson newspaper said that the US "finds itself in an ever worsening dilemma, being thrown into the grip of extreme security unrest by the DPRK". Trump has pushed China to pressure North Korea to halt a nuclear weapons program that is nearing the capability of targeting the United States.

by | August 19, 2017 | 21:08

Late chief minister Jayalalithaa's niece J Deepa on Thursday opposed the Tamil Nadu government's plans to convert her aunt's residence into a memorial, saying she would take legal steps against it. Jayakumar has tried to stake claim to her aunt's political legacy. Mr. Deepak claimed that he was in possession of the probated will of their grandmother and Jayalalithaa's mother Sandhya "in original".

by | August 19, 2017 | 20:51

Boston Police Commissioner Billy Evan said officers would be "working with the crowd real closely", and that the city has been coordinating with organizers of the free speech rally in advance to ensure there is no violence. "The courts have made it abundantly clear". "From that stage in 1852 Frederick Douglass gave his famous speech on the meaning of the 4th of July, which we remember every single year.

by | August 19, 2017 | 20:31

A fresh debate over Confederate symbols has roiled the USA since Saturday's violence during a protest by white supremacists in Charlottesville, Virginia, against the removal of a Lee statue in which one woman died. "Duke Chapel is a place of sanctuary and refuge that belongs to every member of the Duke community", Duke President Vincent E. Price said in a statement .

by | August 19, 2017 | 20:18

Highs will be in the mid and upper 80s, but we will see a big drop in temps as the eclipse is happening. There is a slight chance for showers and thunderstorms Sunday afternoon and evening for our far western counties. South wind 3 to 5 miles per hour. Expect readings in the middle to upper 80s before showers and thunderstorms knock them down during the mid to late afternoon.

by | August 19, 2017 | 20:18

Around 500 bovines were housed in the government-aided shelter home. Dhamda block sub-divisional magistrate Rajesh Patre, after visiting the cow shelter owned by senior BJP leader Harish Verma Patre, confirmed the deaths and said that that the cows died either due to "starvation or lack of proper care".

by | August 19, 2017 | 19:52

Two state troopers were shot Friday and a suspect is dead. One trooper is listed in serious condition after being shot in the abdomen, but is expected to recover. Both were stable and alert. State police will hold a press conference at 10:30 a.m. Saturday. One trooper was life-flighted immediately to a Morgantown, WV hospital - and one trooper was rushed via an ambulance to a hospital.

by | August 19, 2017 | 18:57

It was en route to Haridwar when it derailed near Khatauli , Muzaffarnagar at around 5:50 pm. To check sabotage theory, additional director general of police (law and order) Anand Kumar rushed a team of anti-terrorist squad under deputy superintendent of police Anoop Singh to the site.

by | August 19, 2017 | 18:49

Corporate chief executive officers this week had started to quit both the American Manufacturing Council and the Strategic and Policy Forum in protest over Trump's remarks that appeared to confer legitimacy on white supremacists following a violent rally August 12 in Charlottesville, Virginia.

by | August 19, 2017 | 18:32

The United States and South Korea should reinforce their cooperation in this respect to prevent the exploitation of any crack in their alliance. But President Moon's statements did not appear to diverge from his American counterpart, as he explained that South Korea and the US agreed to discuss any options they may take against North Korea .

by | August 19, 2017 | 18:17

Before his meeting with the Prime Minister, Dunford held a meeting with his Japanese counterpart, Admiral Katsutoshi Kawano, during which they again stressed the importance of defence cooperation between the United States and Japan in the face of growing regional tension created by North Korea .

by | August 19, 2017 | 17:34

In retaliation for the hostile moves, Iran's parliament overwhelmingly voted on August 14 to increase spending on its ballistic missile program. The US Congress earlier this month approved a series of new sanctions against Iran for its ballistic missile program and other activities in the region.

by | August 19, 2017 | 17:29

The Chairman of the US Joint Chiefs of Staff Joseph Dunford said that the military alliance between his country and Japan was rock solid and reaffirmed the US' commitment towards the defence of its allies. Tillerson has not ruled out the possibility of holding talks with Pyongyang. "Until somebody solves the part of the equation that shows me that 10 million people in Seoul don't die in the first 30 minutes from conventional weapons, I don't know what you're talking about, there's no ...

by | August 19, 2017 | 16:47

As we all know, the Earth revolves around the Sun, and the Moon revolves around the Earth. Herman Wong, a University of Toronto engineering and photonics Phd. Everyone is invited to visit the observatory where they will have solar telescopes and solar glasses available for safely viewing the eclipse (if the sky is clear).

by | August 19, 2017 | 16:13

In a televised news conference later on Saturday, a spokesman for the Lebanese army, Brigadier General Ali Qansowa, said that the military operations would continue until Daesh terrorists were expelled from Lebanese territory. That would spare Washington the potential embarrassment of appearing to be allied with a group it classifies as a terror organization. Any sign of joint operations with the Iran-backed group or the Syrian army could jeopardise the sizeable United States military ...

by | August 19, 2017 | 16:13

President Donald Trump's threats against North Korea are a means to "remind the regime" in Pyongyang what is at stake if it starts a war it can not win, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said Thursday. Missile Defense Agency program created to counter intermediate range ballistic missiles (IRBMs). North Korean missiles would have to fly over Japan to reach the Guam area, worrying Tokyo that warheads or missile debris could fall on its territory.

by | August 19, 2017 | 16:12

Emphasizing Seoul is the one that is most directly affected by North Korea's nuclear and missile issues, President Moon sternly said any sort of military action requires South Korea's consent, and underscored that another war on the peninsula is absolutely out of the question.

by | August 19, 2017 | 16:10

Our job is provide our leadership with viable military options if called upon, and exercises like this hone our ability to do that". Moon's comments reflect his own interpretation of US policy, according to Kim Keun-sik, an adviser to South Korea's foreign ministry and teacher of foreign affairs at Kyungnam University.

by | August 19, 2017 | 16:06

Moon also said, however, North Korea would be "crossing a red line" if it were to arm an intercontinental ballistic missile with a nuclear warhead. According to Moon, US President Donald Trump is " trying to pressure North Korea by showing a firm resolution ".

by | August 19, 2017 | 16:04

Bannon, Trump's strategic advisor, told a magazine that there was no military solution to the North Korea problem. Speaking at a news conference jointly addressed by US Defence Secretary James Mattis, Japanese Foreign minister Taro Kono and Defence minister Itsunori Onodera, Tillerson said the country was prepared to meet any eventuality from the North Koreans, and sought to make it clear that use of the force was not the "preferred pathway" of the US.

by | August 19, 2017 | 16:03

Alschuler, Jr. sold 6,000 shares of the business's stock in a transaction on Thursday, June 22nd. American Assets Capital Advisers bought 42,047 shares as the company's stock rose 15.80% with the market. Royal Bank Of Canada restated a "buy" rating and issued a $30.00 price target on shares of Duke Realty Corporation in a research report on Wednesday, June 7th.

by | August 19, 2017 | 15:48

Those who live outside of the path will still be able to view a partial eclipse; the upstate NY area will experience an eclipse of 74 percent magnitude. "It involves a lot of education about what exactly the eclipse is, and our relationship as a planet to the sun and the moon", said Lee Franklin, the community relations manager for the Phoenix Public Library.

by | August 19, 2017 | 15:48

Watt missing all but three games because of back surgery. The Texans' next preseason game is against the New England Patriots on Saturday at 8 p.m.at home. Brady learning technique on how to play gunner or punt protector (or whatever they were working on in that meeting) is, indeed, a thing of legends.

by | August 19, 2017 | 13:55

In their messages, they said that she played her active role throughout her life in helping the country's most vulnerable people and her spirit of selfless dedication has left a vacuum that would be hard to fill. Later, this one storied building expanded to an eight storied medical building. Dr Ruth Pfau , who is commonly known as "Mother Teresa" of Pakistan for her extensive battle against leprosy, passed away at the age of 87, last week.

by | August 19, 2017 | 13:48

Police fatally shot five suspects in Cambrils. One is a Spaniard from Melilla, a Spanish enclave in Morocco. Catalan police chief Josep Lluis Trapero said the attacks had been planned "for some time". "The Spanish police has today called on her mother, who is in Spain, to tell him that Musa was dead", he told AFP, with tears in her eyes. The perpetrators of the double attack are part of a single terrorist cell, Spanish media reported.

by | August 19, 2017 | 13:49

None of the victims have died - however two are in a serious condition. The TASS news agency, quoting local police, said the attacker could had been suffering from mental illness. Investigators are now trying to verify a claim that the attacker suffered from a mental illness, the police told TASS . Surgut is a city in the Khanty-Mansi Autonomous region with a population of around 350,000.

by | August 19, 2017 | 13:38

Tamil Nadu chief minister E Palaniswami had on Thursday announced a judicial enquiry into Jayalalithaa's death, and that the former chief minister's Poes Garden home would be turned into a museum. The Palaniswamy faction had only days ago declared the appointment of TTV Dinakaran, Sasikala's nephew, as Deputy General Secretary as "improper, unacceptable and invalid".

by | August 19, 2017 | 12:45

He was elected in May after a decade of conservative rule that saw animosity deepen between the rival Koreas. Moon, a liberal who favors engagement with the North, has kept mostly quiet over the past week. U.S. President Donald Trump warned Pyongyang that if it continued to threaten the United States, it would be met with " fire and fury ". He said he would consider sending a special envoy to North Korea for talks if Pyongyang stopped conducting missile tests.

by | August 19, 2017 | 12:44

During the 40-minute talks, the defense chiefs also discussed ways to seek a complementary development of the Korea-U.S. alliance. Moon increasing THAAD deployments sends a strong signal to North Korea. A cozy business-government relationship may very well be part of Korea's culture, so much so that many consider the contributions made by Korean business executives as routine in that system.

by | August 19, 2017 | 12:42

The ALMR has welcomed the Government's document - citing it as a " step in the right direction " and a "positive start". Chief executive of the UK Chamber of Shipping Guy Platten said the paper was a "significant step forward" and provided reassurances to British and European business.

by | August 19, 2017 | 12:36

He has not yet presented evidence of fraud. "This petition asks the court and by extension the people of Kenya to nullify the entire exercise because it is fatally compromised, in order to pave the way for fresh, legitimate elections". The Supreme Court, which has introduced changes to fast-track the petition, has until September 1 to deliver a verdict. Deputy Registrar of the Supreme Court, Daniel Ole Keiwua, told journalists in his office that the petition raised issues on Bill of Rights ...