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by | August 15, 2017 | 00:25

Later Monday, Trump held a brief press spray after signing a memorandum about China's intellectual property practices. Trump claimed he did condemn them. But Acosta then asked why Trump wasn't holding a press conference despite indications to the contrary. He then told Acosta that while he doesn't mind answering questions, "I like real news, not fake news ".

by | August 15, 2017 | 00:26

But it's not going to be an easy win for Strange: His top challenger is former Alabama Chief Justice Roy Moore, unseated twice from the bench on religious stances he's taken. The president touted his record, saying unemployment is at a record low and jobs are flowing back into the country. Unusual in a statement called it an "honor" to work with the president.

by | August 15, 2017 | 00:28

Hua also defended China's intellectual property rights record and said all World Trade Organization members should comply with WTO standards. " China also funds and facilitates the acquisition of United States firms that possess advanced technologies", the officials said.

by | August 15, 2017 | 00:21

On Friday, the Lebanese security official overseeing the arrangements, General Abbas Ibrahim, said a group of civilians would go to Assal Al Ward, an area just across the border from Arsal and held by the Syrian government. More than 1 million Syrians have sought shelter in Lebanon during the war. Hezbollah is a Lebanese Shi'ite group that has played a big battlefield role in Syria's civil war on the side of President Bashar al-Assad.

by | August 15, 2017 | 00:18

The White House would not attach a staffer's name to the statement . In an attempt to speak when the President wouldn't, Vice President Mike Pence denounced white supremacists as "dangerous fring groups" and claimed that President Trump agrees with that view.

by | August 15, 2017 | 00:16

The New Yorker's Ryan Lizza published an expletive-filled interview with Scaramucci , in which he bashed then-chief of staff Reince Priebus and used a sexually-vulgar term to describe Bannon . There's "this sort of "Bannon-bart" influence" in the White House that "is a snag on the president", he said . "Listen, there's probably mutual disappointment on both sides, again I have to be accountable for what I did and I am", he said.

by | August 15, 2017 | 00:15

No arrests have been made. Three people were shot and one killed at an event at a drag race track in southwestern Wisconsin on Sunday night. Beth said the victims were standing near the concessions stand when the shooter approached and shot them at very close range.

by | August 15, 2017 | 00:15

Frazier, an African-American, was quoted by media as saying that he was leaving the council because USA leaders must "clearly reject expressions of hatred, bigotry and group supremacy". William Galston, a senior fellow at the Brookings Institution, said he couldn't "think of a parallel example" of any president responding as viciously as Trump to a CEO departing an advisory council.

by | August 15, 2017 | 00:10

Another factor in bitcoin's rapid appreciation was the introduction last week of SegWit2x, an upgraded trading protocol. This marks the fourth all-time high in less than two weeks, indicating there is a lot of money flowing to Bitcoin right now.

by | August 15, 2017 | 00:13

Kenya's Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission ( IEBC ), which conducted the election, responded to the fraud claims in a letter alleging flaws in NASA calculations. "The impression being created on social media that we have security challenges in this country is false". "For weeks before 8th August, NASA [National Super Alliance] warned the world of Jubilee killer squads set to be unleashed after the polls".

by | August 15, 2017 | 00:10

North Korea said in June that it can place a moratorium on its nuclear and missile tests if the USA suspends the military drills, but Seoul and Washington rejected the idea. They said the United States and its allies no longer can afford to stand by as North Korea pushes ahead with the development of a nuclear-tipped intercontinental ballistic missile.

by | August 15, 2017 | 00:08

The U.S. goal, the two men said , is a denuclearized Korean Peninsula and not "regime change or accelerated reunification of Korea". The Pentagon chief on Wednesday issued a carefully worded statement telling North Korea it would be "grossly" outmatched in any conflict with the U.S., and warning Pyongyang to stop considering any action that risked "the destruction of its people".

by | August 14, 2017 | 07:10

Gen. Dunford is expected in Seoul on Monday as part of a two day visit to South Korea. He added that he wanted to underscore the United States' "ironclad commitment" to its alliance with Seoul and Tokyo. South Korean officials have been monitoring financial markets around the clock, said Kim. North Korea responded to those remarks by raising the possibility of a strike near the USA territory of Guam.

by | August 14, 2017 | 07:05

CBA's annual report revealed that Narev, who has led the bank since December 2011, took a 46 percent pay cut because of the "significant damage caused to the group's trust and reputation" in light of the lawsuit. The CBA announced an eighth straight record annual profit of $9.9 billion last week. But it has also been marred by scandals over poor financial planning advice, insurance payouts and the latest allegations of money laundering.

by | August 14, 2017 | 06:37

The holding midfielder has sparked the interest of many top clubs in recent years, inclusing the recent rumours linking him to a move to Arsenal. Portuguese outlet Record claims that the Hammers are now in advanced negotiations with the Primeira Liga leaders.

by | August 14, 2017 | 06:39

How in the world do you just let a guy swim to another side of the lake and climb out with zero issues. She lands him outside the castle in front of Jon . But is she lying to try and ensure Jaime's full cooperation and loyalty to her? There is a preview shot of Cersei sitting forlornly on the edge of her bed.

by | August 14, 2017 | 06:06

A man and woman who were looking after the trailer were arrested and the U.S. Border Patrol is now investigating, Fox reported . The caller said they were concerned that it was too hot for the undocumented immigrants to be inside the trailer.

by | August 14, 2017 | 04:43

Mr Joyce said he was asking the High Court to rule on his citizenship status and whether he was eligible to be in Parliament , the ABC reported. He told the parliament the government had received legal advice that he was in the clear, but referred himself to be on the safe side.

by | August 14, 2017 | 04:44

The US Central Command (CENTCOM) said in a statement that five other troopers also sustained injuries in the Sunday incident، without identifying the soldiers or providing more details regarding the circumstance of the deadly event. Almost 5,000 troops now remain in Iraq, as the U.S. military continues to assist and train members of the Iraqi military. But the Islamic State retains control of several towns in both countries that are populated by tens of thousands of civilians, and their ...

by | August 14, 2017 | 04:29

The dollar skidded to an eight-week low against the yen on Friday as escalating tensions between the United States and North Korea triggered yet more investor flight to safety. It has been more than a year since the last 5% downdraft in stocks and more than 76 weeks since the stock market suffered a 10% loss. In Europe, the pan-continental STOXX 600 index fell 0.9 per cent, with falls deepening after a auto rammed a group of soldiers in Paris, injuring six, in what officials said was a ...

by | August 14, 2017 | 04:22

Itoo was killed along with two other militants in Anweera Shopian in an overnight gunfight. On Sunday, the Indian Army gunned down Yasin Yatoo alias Mehmood Ghaznavi in an encounter at Shopian , Jammu and Kashmir . The cops also fired in air to disperse the stone pelting youth. However, the forces killed him as well but after many hours. "He has been admitted in Shri Maharaja Hari Singh hospital where his condition is stable", said a police spokesman.

by | August 14, 2017 | 04:20

Trump has notched up his criticism of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, saying he has "gotten away with [horrific] things for a long time between him and his family" and that he wouldn't let Jong-un "get away it" now. "And we have two rails that are mutually supporting", he said. "You see that keenly in various arguments", he said. Mattis praised the efforts of United Nations Ambassador Nikki Haley that resulted in a U.N.

by | August 14, 2017 | 03:30

Either way, this was a well-considered judgement based on the president's careful analysis that opioids are not acid. "President Trump, as he demonstrated yesterday, is committed to addressing a crisis that's hit close to home in IN and in states, really, all across the heartland", Vice President Pence said.

by | August 14, 2017 | 03:22

Vice President Mike Pence's visit to Latin America comes amid unrest in Venezuela and concern by its neighbors about a possible American military role. "President Trump will gladly speak with the leader of Venezuela as soon as democracy is restored in that country", a White House statement said. "Vice President Pence now needs to assure regional allies that the United States respects their diplomatic efforts and will not engage in unilateral measures that are guaranteed to be ...

by | August 14, 2017 | 03:17

Both sides have used hostile rhetoric, with President Donald Trump threatening "fire and fury" on the North. In response, North Korea announced a detailed plan to fire ballistic missiles towards Guam, a USA territory in the Pacific. "He responds to adverse circumstances", he said. 'We're not closer to war than a week ago but we are closer to war than we were a decade ago, ' Lt Gen McMaster said, adding that the U.S.