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by | August 15, 2017 | 02:12

The police officer doubled down on his Facebook comments after users criticized him for being insensitive towards the victims. Lariviere admitted what he said , apologized for his "stupid" comments "about people blocking streets", said he didn't support murder, was not a racist and just wanted to be left alone.

by | August 15, 2017 | 02:00

Unlike President Donald Trump's lopsided focus on " fire and fury " towards North Korea , Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis have laid out the US's comprehensive approach to dealing with North Korea. This week's war of worlds has had world leaders tugging at their collars. As Trump tweeted last week: "Military solutions are now fully in place, locked and loaded , should North Korea act unwisely".

by | August 15, 2017 | 01:56

It also had a photograph of the 20-year-old posing with a auto resembling the one used in the attack and a variety of memes popular with the alt-right, including Pepe the Frog . It comes just days after 2015 graduate James A. Fields Jr., 20, now of Toledo, allegedly drove his vehicle into a group of protestors in Virginia. The group denied any association with Fields.

by | August 15, 2017 | 01:45

CHINA posted slower-than-expected factory output and retail sales growth in July as government efforts to deleverage and rein in the property market since the beginning of the year gradually fed into the real economy. Natural gas production expanded 14.7 percent in July from past year to 11.7 billion cubic meters (bcm). Bureau spokesman Mao Shengyong said China's economic growth had been stable with quality improving as supply-side reforms deepen.

by | August 15, 2017 | 01:15

The RBNZ left rates unchanged at record lows of 1.75 percent and maintained its "on hold" guidance for monetary policy. The Japanese yen hit an eight-week high against the US dollar , and USA -traded Nikkei stock futures dropped 2 percent to their lowest since mid May.

by | August 15, 2017 | 01:10

One torch-bearing white nationalist wearing a University of Arkansas shirt was misidentified as an associate professor Kyle Quinn, who was at an event in Arkansas at the time. The University of Nevada in Reno confirmed Monday that Cvjetanovic is a student there. "These movements do not represent our values as a university", the university's president Marc A.

by | August 15, 2017 | 01:12

Tuesday marks the anniversary of Japan's expulsion from the Korean peninsula, a rare holiday celebrated by both the North and the South. Moon and Kim, who has not been seen publicly for several days, are both expected to make addresses on their respective sides of the heavily militarised border.

by | August 15, 2017 | 01:09

The broadcaster interrupted regular programming to show scenes of people trying to retrieve the bodies of relatives, and some were shown carrying the dead to the morgue in rice sacks. "Hundreds of people are still coming to the area to look for their loved ones". "The bodies were collected in areas that experienced flooding and mudslide this morning in the city of Freetown", Kamara said.

by | August 15, 2017 | 01:08

With Christian Standhardinger joining June Mar Fajardo on the sidelines to rest a sore shoulder, the Filipinos played small ball but torched the Qataris nevertheless with torrid outside shooting. El Hadary led the Qataris with 23 points and six assists as Saad added 18 points and 11 rebounds. Both carried 2-0 marks going to their Group A showdown.

by | August 15, 2017 | 01:06

As the city awaits Trump's arrival, the mayor has continued to demand that he explicitly condemn violence on the part of white supremacists during a rally Saturday during which one person was killed and more than a dozen were injured. A Facebook event for the protest already has a list of 3,500 planned attendees and 14,000 people have said they're interested in attending. Standing on the outskirts of a circle of people, Myra Scheer, 66, from the Upper East Side, said she's been protesting ...

by | August 15, 2017 | 01:07

The Supreme Court on Monday indicated that a five-judge Constitution bench will hear petitions challenging the legality and validity of Article 35A of the Constitution, which confers a special status to Jammu and Kashmir. "If the Article is tampered with, you might find that nobody knows your language in the offices you visit as outsiders will take those jobs", Omar said.

by | August 15, 2017 | 01:05

Toilet: Ek Prem Katha , which has released to around 2900 screens across India, took a huge jump on its first weekend. On Sunday alone, the movie minted INR 21.25 crore nett at the box office. Kumar is now rejoicing after the success of " Toilet: Ek Prem Katha " and preparing for his next TV stint in the Star Plus comedy show. He posted a amusing video of him and the Khiladi himself, dancing and celebrating the release of Toilet: Ek Prem Katha in a rather desi and hilarious way.

by | August 15, 2017 | 01:01

South Korea, which spends around a tenth of its annual budget on defense, is already home to some 625,000 local soldiers and more than 28,000 US troops. A spokesman for SDF said the missiles were being deployed not to intercept missiles, but rather "just in case". While leaders discuss how much of a threat North Korea is, people are doing everything from showing skepticism of an attack to looking for details about how to protect themselves.

by | August 15, 2017 | 00:56

The NTSB said the helicopter and was over downtown until 4:42 p.m. when it departed to provide support for a motorcade caring Gov. Terry McAuliffe. "These heroes were part of our family and we are simply heartbroken", they said in a joint statement.

by | August 15, 2017 | 00:54

Jaggs said the renovation would include work to fix corrosion to the cast-iron roof and stop water seepage that threatens to "blow chunks" of stonework from the iconic 160-year-old building. The huge clock will be stopped for several months so that Parliament's clockmakers can work on the 13-foot pendulum and remove the hands from each of the four faces.

by | August 15, 2017 | 00:47

ET to be eligible for the drawing. "The excitement is growing statewide and across the nation", said Florida Lottery Secretary Jim Poppell. Jackpot prizes are paid in 30 annual installments or as a one-time, lump-sum payment. lottery tickets! This is the largest Mega Millions jackpot in nearly a year and is the fifth-largest prize in the game's 15-year history, according to the website, which did not identify the victor.

by | August 15, 2017 | 00:51

An official with the national gendarme service said the driver was arrested soon after the incident on Monday night in the town of Sept-Sorts in Seine-et-Marne. First reports gave the age of the dead girl as eight but later she was said to have been 13. The suspect, a 36-year-old Algerian man, was later shot and wounded after a dramatic motorway chase.

by | August 15, 2017 | 00:47

Around 1,00,441 hectares of cropland have also been devastated in the flood waters and many roads in the flood-hit areas were submerged, snapping communication lines. In view of the flood situation, 11 outgoing trains have been cancelled by NF Railway today, Mr Sharma said, adding four other trains have been short-terminated at various locations.

by | August 15, 2017 | 00:41

Mustafa Caliskan said Monday the man - who was shot and killed by other officers after the attack - was planning a major assault, which his detention allegedly thwarted. The suspect was being taken to the main Istanbul police station escorted by two police officers when he fatally stabbed an officer, according to police.

by | August 15, 2017 | 00:42

The rebound in Japan's economy will be pleasing for the government of prime minister Shinzo Abe and the Bank of Japan . "This is a positive development for inflation". Corporate capital expenditures increased 2.4 percent, led by labor-saving investment chiefly at construction companies and retailers to deal with labor shortages.

by | August 15, 2017 | 00:40

SEBASTIAN GORKA: Never said that. Meanwhile, North Korea's whole shtick is being dismissive of everything the United States does, so it makes sense that Trump's go-to reaction is to lash out with loud and blusterous threats of violence.

by | August 15, 2017 | 00:41

Rubio has been guarded by a security detail for several weeks in both Washington and Miami after the threat, said to have been issued by Diosdado Cabello , Venezuela's former military chief and lawmaker from the ruling socialist party, the Miami Herald reported on August 13, citing USA intelligence officials.

by | August 15, 2017 | 00:31

Removing contaminated clothing can remove up to 90% of the radioactive material, according to the Guam JIC. According to the quoted newspaper, the military units on the island are now continuing the training as a precautionary measure to North Korea's threats.

by | August 15, 2017 | 00:28

Fields is charged in the death of Heather Heyer , 32, of Charlottesville , who died after a auto that police say Fields was driving slammed into a crowd of people protesting the nationalist rally Saturday. "When we covered World War Two and the rise of Hitler, he would say Hitler's views are right", said Derek Weimer, a history teacher who taught Fields at Cooper High School in Union, Kentucky.

by | August 15, 2017 | 00:27

Madsen initially told authorities he dropped off Wall prior to the sub's sinking, but police say Madsen has since changed his statement, though they haven't elaborated on how, the BBC reported. Ms Wall was not found inside the submarine after it was raised and transported for investigation on Saturday. Madsen's defence lawyer, Betina Hald Engmark, said her client maintains his innocence and is "willing to cooperate" with the police.