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by | August 11, 2017 | 00:16

As you can imagine, the internet is loving this damn chicken . The huge inflatable chicken imitating Trump was spotted on the Ellipse between the White House and Washington Monument on August 9, the Daily Mail reported. It made an appearance in Wisconsin during an April protest in which Trump was being urged to release his personal tax information. There was an unusual onlooker outside the White House on Wednesday.

by | August 11, 2017 | 00:15

Modi said for the last 10 years, Ansari had to work within the confines of protocol. Vice President-elect Venkaiah Naidu on Thursday rejected the claim of incumbent Hamid Ansari who said there is an insecurity among minorities in the country, media reports said.

by | August 11, 2017 | 00:13

An eerie echo of how Truman threatened Japan in 1945. "I think the rhetoric being used by the administration and by the president himself needs to be dialed back a bit so we don't get to a point where a young ruler miscalculates". There were a few things on Colbert's laundry list that he wanted the North Korean dictator to know, though. "They're a US territory". "North Korea best not make any more threats to the United States", President Trump told reporters Tuesday.

by | August 11, 2017 | 00:13

Dutch police today arrested two company directors suspected of playing a significant role in a sprawling worldwide scandal involving fipronil contamination in eggs. "In November 2016 news from an anonymous source reached the NVWA that fipronil was being used illegally in cleaning poultry accommodations in an attempt to prevent poultry mite (Dermanyssus gallinae) infestation".

by | August 11, 2017 | 00:08

The rally remained largely peaceful but some Sharif's supporters assaulted the crew of two local news TV stations that had been critical of him during the court proceedings, police official Hafeez Khan said. Party leaders have recently suggested that Abbasi is expected to hold office until elections due next year, a reversal of earlier indications that Sharif's younger brother, Shahbaz, would take over the office.

by | August 10, 2017 | 01:31

The remarks mark a quick rise in rhetoric from the United States. After weeks of escalating tensions between the USA and North Korea , threats came to a head on Tuesday, with North Korea making physical threats and President Donald Trump promising "fire and fury" if the aggressions continue.

by | August 10, 2017 | 01:32

In a video message, Calvo said "Guam is American soil.We are not just a military installation". "The situation on the Korean peninsula is already volatile enough", said Sen. North Korea's leader , Kim Jong Un, has expressed no interest in walking away from his nuclear and ballistic missile program, and the country has survived past sanctions.

by | August 10, 2017 | 01:34

He said North Korea's escalating threats showed it was feeling the pressure from a successful US strategy. Trump's remarks seemingly implying a nuclear strike came Tuesday as a report revealed USA intelligence believes North Korea has produced a nuclear warhead that can fit inside a missile.

by | August 10, 2017 | 01:31

Speaking to reporters in New Jersey on Tuesday, Trump issued his strongest warning yet for North Korea. Germany on Wednesday called on China and Russian Federation to dissuade Pyongyang from pursuing policies that would lead to a military escalation on the Korean peninsula after North Korea said it was considering a missile strike on Guam.

by | August 10, 2017 | 01:31

Last month, OPEC's de-facto leader and largest producer pledged to cut overall August exports to 6. 6 million bpd in a bid to compensate for declining compliance with last year's production cut agreement aimed at boosting worldwide prices.

by | August 10, 2017 | 01:30

On Wednesday, the North Korean army said in a statement that it was studying a plan to create an "enveloping fire" in areas around Guam with medium- to long-range ballistic missiles. With regard to media reports alleging that Pyongyang had succeeded in developing a miniaturized nuclear warhead that could be placed inside its intercontinental ballistic missiles (ICBMs), neither the US Department of Homeland Security nor Department of Defense provided Charfauros with data confirming the imminent ...

by | August 10, 2017 | 01:32

North Korea said on Wednesday it is considering a strike on Guam , hours after US President Donald trump said any threat from Pyongyang would be met with "fire and fury". The statement says the move is in response to a recent U.S. ICBM test. McCain says he takes exception to Trump's comments "because you got to be sure you can do what you say you're going to do".

by | August 10, 2017 | 01:29

On Tuesday, Japanese Defense Ministry in its annual White Paper stated that North Korea could have developed the technology for production of a miniaturized nuclear warhead to arm its missiles. A North Korean defector in the South is demanding the Seoul government allow him to return to his country of origin. "I go to Korea because my family is there", said Lynn Park, of Plano.

by | August 10, 2017 | 01:25

Andersen Air Force Base on Guam is where the USA keeps its B1-B bombers deployed to the Asia Pacific. ANALYST'S TAKE: The U.S.jobs figure "was through the roof" and the NFIB survey "painted a much better picture for the U.S. The nuclear-armed Korea fired an ICBM, called the Hwasong-14, on July 4, followed by another one that traveled a longer distance in late July. The prime minister says the global community is united in seeking to impose the maximum economic pressure on North Korea "to ...

by | August 10, 2017 | 01:24

Australian authorities say they are now working alongside Dubai Police to extradite the five men within 60 days. Nine men and a woman were arrested in Sydney following raids early this morning, while five men were arrested in the United Arab Emirates.

by | August 10, 2017 | 01:22

Exports grew 7.2 per cent year-on-year in July compared with expectations of an 11 per cent increase, while imports rose 11 per cent to miss forecasts of 16.6 per cent growth. Korea supplied 9.7 percent of China's imports market in 2013, and the figure had stayed above 10 percent for the intervening years. On a yearly basis, exports growth eased sharply to 0.7 percent from 14.1 percent.

by | August 10, 2017 | 01:09

For 47 countries, the free visa is valid for 30 days, starting the date of issuance. At that time, authorities launched a portal to allow more than 30 new nationalities to buy visas on arrival to the country. Qatar denies the charges. Qatar's Interior Ministry said in late June that the country planned to ease visa restrictions for Russians. Brigadier Mohammed Al Ateeq, Director General of the Department of Passport and Expatriates Affairs at MoI, commented, "We are very pleased to ...

by | August 10, 2017 | 01:12

Mayor Rahm Emanuel says Chicago will continue fighting President Donald Trump's immigration policies with a lawsuit alleging it's illegal for the government to withhold public safety grants from so-called sanctuary cities. However, Democrat Mayor Rahm Emanuel, has filed a lawsuit against the federal government arguing that that Justice Department is unjustly withholding funding.

by | August 10, 2017 | 01:07

At issue may be Trump's focus on the stock market, which he loves to bring up in remarks as evidence that his presidency is bringing about an economic resurgence. Kasich leads Trump among likely Republican primary voters in the battleground state by 52 percent to the President's 40 percent. Those numbers include 30 percent of Republicans and 64 percent of independents.

by | August 10, 2017 | 01:10

A gym owner is offering no apologies for leaving a nasty warning about police officers in the window. A military veteran, who was offended when he saw the sign, told 11Alive News of the incendiary posting . "American police is just an entity that, they serve capitalism and they serve white supremacy and that's the way we see that". The Atlanta gym owner also vowed to reinstall the "No cops" sign in the future, adding that neither he nor his clientele will likely need the assistance of ...

by | August 10, 2017 | 01:06

She was later transferred to another hospital for further evaluation, according to a press release from the Elmira Police Department . If convicted of the attempted murder charge, Hoyt could be sentenced to up to 25 years in prison. Seals tore the bag open and carried the child inside the house, where she and her sister called 911 and tended to the child by cleaning her up and giving her water, as she appeared to be dehydrated.

by | August 10, 2017 | 00:58

Michael was a lifelong resident of Clinton and leaves behind a wife and stepsons. A visitation is scheduled for Friday from 6-9 p.m.at the Vansant-Mills Funeral Home in Clinton. When the Henry County Sheriff's Office received the tip, they passed it on to the highway patrol. Sgt. Lowe said that he's thankful for everyone who provided tips, saying it was vital to apprehending McCarthy.

by | August 10, 2017 | 00:59

Kenya will go to the ballot boxes Tuesday, which is mainly a contest between Kenyatta, who was elected in 2013 for his first term, and the opposition candidate, Raila Odinga , who is running under the platform of the National Super Alliance.

by | August 10, 2017 | 01:00

Iran President Hassan Rouhani delivers a speech after being sworn in before parliament in Tehran, on August 5, 2017. Reformists are suggesting that the lack of female presence is an indication that the President has bowed down to political pressures from hardliners.

by | August 10, 2017 | 00:58

In the statement, NCLR legal director Shannon Minter chastised the president for creating a "tidal wave of harms" with his tweet about the ban's possible reinstatement. Another is an active duty airman who has serve in the U.S. Air Force for nearly 20 years and has undertaken multiple tours of duty overseas, including two in Iraq.