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The Sane Way to Live With North Korea's Nukes

When Trump was elected, there was cautious optimism among North Korea watchers that he might be willing to negotiate with Kim Jong Un . It's Trump's decision alone whether to use them, or not. The belief that Xi can rein in North Korea if only he so chooses might have inspired Trump to take trade action against the Chinese regime via an inquiry into China's alleged theft of intellectual propert... [Full Article...]

CBO: Nixing Obamacare Subsidies Will Raise Premiums And Increase The Deficit

CBO: Nixing Obamacare Subsidies Will Raise Premiums And Increase The Deficit That will come as a sigh of relief to companies for now-but it's an open question whether Trump will continue to threaten the so-called cost-sharing reduction (CSR) subsidies, as he has done on multiple occasions , in future months. All told , those additional payments would help balloon the federal deficit by $ 194 billion through 2026. The CBO's report estimated 1 million more American... [Full Article...]

Obama breaks Twitter record with Charlottesville tweet

Obama breaks Twitter record with Charlottesville tweet Obama's first Mandela tweet , accompanied by a photo of him peering at a group of children through a window, also became the fourth most-retweeted post ever with more than 1.16 million retweets, according to Twitter . Many Democrats and some Republicans took issue with Trump for not calling out white nationalists or white supremacists, even after a auto, allegedly driven by a neo-Nazi sympathize... [Full Article...]

U.S. soldier killed in combat in Afghan; others wounded

U.S. soldier killed in combat in Afghan; others wounded The other 11 suffered "various degrees of injury". Eight of the eleven injured lived in Utah. The governor said he would personally be calling the families of all 12 service members today to offer support. "The dead and injured Utah National Guards members had been on a mission "... aimed at further reducing Islamic State of Iraq and Syrian-Khorasan presence in Afghanistan", said the statement r... [Full Article...]

CIA director: 'No intelligence' to suggest U.S. on cusp of nuclear war

CIA director: 'No intelligence' to suggest U.S. on cusp of nuclear war Trump also made clear that the United States would not tolerate any action taken against the US territory of Guam, as North Korea has threatened . Pompeo touted a unanimous United Nations Security Council vote earlier this month to increase sanctions on North Korea over its nuclear program and said the U.S. [Full Article...]

New blow for Barcelona as Suarez ruled out for a month

New blow for Barcelona as Suarez ruled out for a month The loss to the Catalans was not the only blow suffered as two key players in their strides, Luis Alberto Suarez and Gerrard Pique all picked up various injuries which rule them out of the league's opener against Real Betis . With Suarez unavailable Barcelona manager Ernesto Valverde has the option of deploying Lionel Messi centrally or alternatively he could call upon Paco Alcacer, who sco... [Full Article...]

Trump Comes Out In Defense Of Confederate Statues

Trump Comes Out In Defense Of Confederate Statues Taney, author of the Supreme Court's Dred Scott opinion. "No one is born hating another person because of the color of his skin or his background or his religion", Obama said, quoting South African icon Nelson Mandela. Trump said in a press conference on Tuesday. WJZ was on the scene for the monument removals in Baltimore, which Mayor Catherine Pugh said began late Tuesday night and finishe... [Full Article...]

Eclipse traffic is already terrible and we're still four days away

Eclipse traffic is already terrible and we're still four days away Prineville police also posted to social media, writing on its Facebook acocunt that traffic getting to the Symbiosis eclipse festival is severely hampered. This story has been corrected to show that traffic was backing west of Prineville Thursday morning, not east. Traffic is expected to lighten slightly later Friday and over the weekend, although it'll still be heavy. [Full Article...]

Cleveland Clinic pulls fundraiser from President Trump's Mar-a-Lago resort

Cleveland Clinic pulls fundraiser from President Trump's Mar-a-Lago resort Though the event has been held at Mar-a-Lago for the past eight years and is billed as a nonpolitical fundraiser, critics said the hospital system was funneling money into the president's business. In July, more than 1,600 medical professionals, OH residents and others signed an open letter urging Cleveland Clinic to choose a location that's not affiliated with Trump. [Full Article...]

Trump reassures governor of Guam in phone call

Trump reassures governor of Guam in phone call Alluding to the threats against Guam , Trump said if North Korea took any steps to even think about an attack, it would have reason to be nervous. allies in the region and halt missile launches from Pyongyang. North Korea first announced plans to hold such events last October. He also said that the solution was direct talks without conditions between the U.S. [Full Article...]

British Government Hopes For Frictionless Northern Border Post-Brexit

British Government Hopes For Frictionless Northern Border Post-Brexit Norwegians and Swedes have enjoyed open-border travel since before the European Union came into existence - as have the British and Irish, who hope to maintain that uninterrupted free movement of people after Brexit too. The first of those principles is stark: there should be no physical border infrastructure of any kind on either side of the border between Northern Ireland and Ireland . [Full Article...]

North Korea's Kim withdraws nuclear threat against Guam after 'briefing'

North Korea's Kim withdraws nuclear threat against Guam after 'briefing' The North Korean dictator said "if the Yankees persist in their extremely unsafe reckless actions on the Korean peninsula" then his military "will wring their windpipes" and "point daggers at their necks". The threat had come after US President Donald Trump warned Pyongyang of " fire and fury " over intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) development. [Full Article...]

Kevin Nicholson: Torquay United player-manager leaves National League club

While we now move forward with a new direction, all of us connected with the club would like to thank Kevin for everything he has done for Torquay United. This term, Torquay are bottom of the National League with one point from 12 and Nicholson said he was "embarrassed" by Tuesday's 4-2 loss to Boreham Wood. [Full Article...]

Mohan Bhagwat defies CPI(M) Government order, unfurls tricolour at school

Mohan Bhagwat defies CPI(M) Government order, unfurls tricolour at school Palakkad collector P Marykutty has been transferred and appointed as the panchayat director. Marykutty, in her order to the headmaster of Karnaki Amman Higher Secondary School had stated that "there is a direction from the government that only office heads or elected people's representatives should hoist the flag", on Independence Day. [Full Article...]

England to face the pink ball first at Edgbaston

England to face the pink ball first at Edgbaston Garner is anticipating a keenly fought contest. "But as a realist, I'm not so sure they are going to compete against England ". "The players are all here ready to play". Their away record has been particularly poor so no question England will start as strong favourites for the series. With Moeen hitting top form after taking five more wickets than anyone else in the recent series against So... [Full Article...]

Hindu-Jewish lesbian couple's joy after search for wedding priest

Hindu-Jewish lesbian couple's joy after search for wedding priest The couple exchanged vowed in an Indian restaurant on Saturday in the presence of friends and family. "It was initially very hard for me as an Asian gay woman, cause I knew from a very young age that I was gay". And some of the rituals that you do in a wedding were very important to me. From a young age, Mistry knew she was gay but was anxious about telling her friends and family and honouring... [Full Article...]

India hospital chief suspended after deaths of 60 children

India hospital chief suspended after deaths of 60 children In Bengaluru , BJP President Amit Shah on Monday dismissed the Congress's demand for resignation of Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath over the infant deaths , saying such tragedies have occurred in this "big country" in the past too. [Full Article...]

Detained, ailing Iran opposition leader ends hunger strike

Detained, ailing Iran opposition leader ends hunger strike A leading Iranian opposition leader who has been under house arrest since 2011, has begun a hunger strike in a bid to push the authorities to try him in public. Several prominent human rights defenders, including Narges Mohammadi, who is now serving a 10-year sentence in Evin prison for her peaceful activism, said that they were going on hunger strikes in solidarity with him. [Full Article...]

World of Tanks gets its first ever single-player campaign next week

World of Tanks gets its first ever single-player campaign next week The second campaign Flashpoint Berlin , transports tankers to an alternate history of the Cold War as a convoy of Western Allies tread across Soviet territory on the path to West Berlin. The predominantly competitive multiplayer game gets War Stories mode in a bid to add story driven, episodic gameplay. War Stories is due to hit World of Tanks on August 22, so if you've been waiting for t... [Full Article...]

Last flying Spitfire suffers engine trouble

Last flying Spitfire suffers engine trouble The squadron, based at RAF Coningsby in Lincolnshire, said an appearance at Weymouth Carnival had been cancelled on Wednesday afternoon. We are now investigating the fault and as a precaution, flying of Merlin engine powered aircraft has been paused. [Full Article...]


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