• Carl Icahn Resigns as Special Adviser to President Donald Trump
Carl Icahn Resigns as Special Adviser to President Donald Trump

Chief strategist Steve Bannon exited his role on Friday. Investor Carl Icahn announced that he is leaving his role as President Trump's "special adviser". Yet Icahn had strong views on a regulation that was hurting his company, CVR Energy. Warren in July also urged Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin to examine whether Icahn had urged regul...

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  • Donald Trump's military options to deal with North Korea's threats revealed
Donald Trump's military options to deal with North Korea's threats revealed

Where Pyongyang has consistently surprised, under Kim Jong Un , is in the exponential technical progress resulting from a barrage of missile and nuclear tests, and the bewildering variety of delivery systems now under development in North Korea.

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  • Grandad makes impassioned plea for his grandson, 7, missing in Barcelona attack
Grandad makes impassioned plea for his grandson, 7, missing in Barcelona attack

A 7-year-old former Kent schoolboy has gone missing after a van ploughed into crowds in what is believed to have been a terrorist attack in Barcelona yesterday. Heidi Nunes, from California , also appealed for information about her husband Jared Tucker, 43, after they got separated during the attack while out shopping.

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  • Army helicopter carrying 5 crew members crashes
Army helicopter carrying 5 crew members crashes

Coast Guard said. Chief Petty Officer Sara Muir, a spokeswoman for the Coast Guard in Hawaii, said this is typical for this part of the ocean. Honolulu Fire Department search and rescue crews found and collected pieces of helicopter fuselage and a helmet in a debris field about 2 miles (3 kilometers) off Kaena Point early Wednesday.

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  • North Korean military ratchets up war rhetoric
North Korean military ratchets up war rhetoric

U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Wednesday offered up his diplomatic muscle to help defuse tensions over North Korea's nuclear development, urging a political solution to the standoff that has escalated in recent weeks. " The United States is willing to sit down with North Korea and have a conversation", said Nauert. He said a reso...

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  • Home Minister decodes Modi's Independence Day speech
Home Minister decodes Modi's Independence Day speech

On the contrary, it could only be resolved by embracing the common Kashmiri . The meeting will be held to discuss about a range of issues including job creation, income growth and innovation at a session organised by federal policy think tank, NITI Aayog, a report by Live Mint said.

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  • We are not going to support Nawaz Sharif: Asif Zardari
We are not going to support Nawaz Sharif: Asif Zardari

PPP Chairman Bilawal Bhutto had also said they would not support the PML-N and no relief should be expected from the PPP. He lashed out at Nawaz Sharif, saying his thinking about democracy was risky. Had I refuse to accept the "returning officers' mandate" in 2013 general elections, it could have plunged the country into a crisis, the PPP co-chai...

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  • Nancy Pelosi Endorses Plan to Censure Trump
Nancy Pelosi Endorses Plan to Censure Trump

It has already garnered the support of some 75 Democrats . So far, only Democrats have signed on to the resolution . Reps. Pramila Jayapal D-Wash., Jerrold Nadler, D-N.Y., and Bonnie Watson Coleman, D-N.J., said they intend to introduce a formal resolution of censure, ABC News reported .

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  • Leading elephant conservationist shot dead in Tanzania
Leading elephant conservationist shot dead in Tanzania

Jumanne Maghembe, the east African nation's Minister for Natural Resources and Tourism, said the pieces of ivory were seized in a special operation conducted in the commercial capital Dar es Salaam. British primatologist and renowned environmentalist Jane Goodall described Lotter as her "hero", a man who had faced "stiff opposition and personal thr...

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  • United States and South Korea to Conduct Military Exercises on August 21-31
United States and South Korea to Conduct Military Exercises on August 21-31

The Joint Chiefs of Staff (JCS) says that the Ulchi-Freedom Guardian (UFG) joint military drills slated to begin on Monday will be conducted at a similar scale to previous year. It didn't give a number for the South Korean side but typically that is in the tens of thousands. "UFG is computer simulated defensive exercise created to enhance readine...

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  • Venezuela government allies seize legislative powers
Venezuela government allies seize legislative powers

Venezuela's Constituent Assembly - that is rewriting the Constitution just announced it's taking over the powers of the Congress . When the government said more than 8 million people had voted for delegates to the Constituent all hell broke loose: the company that provided the technology, programming, software and ran the machines for the elect...

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  • Philippines announces host of SEA Games 2019
Philippines announces host of SEA Games 2019

Foreign Affairs secretary Alan Peter Cayetano assured the public yesterday that funds earmarked for the country's hosting of the 2019 Southeast Asian Games "will be spent wisely". "The teamwork, unity, cooperation and Filipino spirit is the real victory for me", Ramirez said. "We are so happy that despite the glitches, and only two days before th...

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  • Forty percent of Americans want Trump impeached
Forty percent of Americans want Trump impeached

The president's response was slow and vague, many said: On Saturday, he laid blame on "many sides". "None of the marchers spewing such verbiage could be considered "very fine people" as the President suggested", Cohen said. U.S. Rep. Bill Foster, D-Naperville, also condemned Trump's remarks. John McCain and Lindsey Graham and includes Susan Col...

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  • 3 children found dead inside home in Clinton
3 children found dead inside home in Clinton

Three girls under 10 were found dead on Friday morning inside a house in Clinton, Maryland. We have our evidence techs who are inside the home now. "That is data that despite everything we need to keep near the vest", he said. That work is being done in concert with the office of State's Attorney Angela Alsobrooks, who took the opportunity to spe...

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  • Katy ISD unveils new mega-stadium
Katy ISD unveils new mega-stadium

The school board chose to name the field itself after former Katy High School football coach Mike Johnston, who led the Tigers to five state championships, three of which were victories, over 22 years. "They're just working on the finishing touches", said Katy ISD spokeswoman Maria DiPetta. Others question the budget priorities of spending tens o...

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  • Winning: Trump Dissolves Two Advisory Councils After Advisors Flee in Protest
Winning: Trump Dissolves Two Advisory Councils After Advisors Flee in Protest

Pres. Trump's business advisory councils have been dissolved. Following their decision, but prior to a public statement , Trump took credit on Twitter for scrapping the forum, along with a separate manufacturing council. "I can not sit on a council for a President that tolerates bigotry and domestic terrorism; I resign; effective immediately", T...

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Subject of "VICE News" Charlottesville Report Previously Featured on "The Colbert Report"

In a series of tweets, the dating website announced that it had banned Cantwell for life. The protests began at 10 pm on Friday, 11 August, with demonstrators holding tiki torches and chanting slogans like " Jews will not replace us ", "Blood and Soil", "White Lives Matter", making their way through the University of Virginia campus.

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  • North Korea's Nuclear Programme Not Up For Negotiation, Ambassador Tells UN
North Korea's Nuclear Programme Not Up For Negotiation, Ambassador Tells UN

The U.S. has dabbled with debilitating adversaries with cyberattacks in the past and is attributed with sidelining Iran's nuclear ambitions during the last decade with a sophisticated computer worm known as Stuxnet, developed in conjunction with Israeli counterparts.

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  • Six Flags will now only fly American flag
Six Flags will now only fly American flag

A park official had told us there's a fundamental difference between the flag they fly and the Confederate Battle flag . we weren't buying it. The flags of Spain, France, Mexico, the Republic of Texas, The United States of America and the Confederate States of America have flown over the entrance to the theme park since its 1961 opening.

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  • 31% of Americans Think Trump Supports White Nationalism
31% of Americans Think Trump Supports White Nationalism

Kamrack's essays, it should be noted, were published before the deadly violence at a "Unite the Right" rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, last weekend. Trump's defiant rebukes came as House Speaker Paul Ryan and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell tried to distance themselves from Trump's remarks blaming both sides in the violence by issuing st...

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