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by | August 20, 2017 | 01:56

The president appeared to draw another red line that would trigger a US attack against North Korea and "big, big trouble" for its leader, Kim Jong Un . Unheeded warnings and bluster do substantial damage to US credibility with negative implications beyond the North Korean situation, for the more important US-China strategic contest ahead.

by | August 20, 2017 | 01:52

The The Presidential Jet, Eagle One, landed at the Presidential wing of the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, 4:36pm. Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has been acting president during Buhari's time overseas. His spokesman said he will address Nigerians on Monday morning. His absence prompted intense speculation in the country about the president's health and many false reports circulated online saying he had died.

by | August 19, 2017 | 05:11

It was the 11th batter of the inning and he walked off the field. The Cubs' rotation has been an issue all season, and an extended absence from Lester won't help. Lester has been one of the keys to the Cubs' second-half surge. But what fans really wanted to know was what really went down between Lester and Chris Bosio after the starting pitcher left the game.

by | August 19, 2017 | 05:02

Outside of the administration, key members of Trump's own party are also beginning to speak out. In a follow up tweet , he predicted it will likely happen this year, perhaps as early as fall, which would be fitting. "There is no right or wrong for Trump, there is only winning and losing", he said . Schwartz claims to have received an intimate look at Trump while working on The Art of the Deal , claiming to have spent hundreds of hours talking, listening and observing.

by | August 19, 2017 | 05:01

They have been condemned", Trump said. But Acosta then asked why Trump wasn't holding a press conference despite indications to the contrary. Trump took a couple questions from the TV pool reporter, which coincidentally happened to be Acosta, and it was about Trump's initial comments.

by | August 19, 2017 | 04:53

In Nalhati Municipality, BJP came second in 7 wards out of 16; in Buniadpur it came second in 13 wards out of 14 and in Panskura Municipality, it came second in seven wards, pushing the Left Front to the third position.According to political observers, the Left Front lost ground to BJP and its electoral debacle in the Durgapur and Haldia industrial belts exposes its "complete isolation" from voters.

by | August 19, 2017 | 04:48

Before the game, Fairfield American coach Wayne Righter danced a pretty impressive jig with Little League Mascot Dugout to the song "Cotton Eyed Joe". Once they get inside that unbelievable fishbowl. They are playing before a stadium packed with thousands of fans, with overflow spectators watching from a hillside overlooking the field.

by | August 19, 2017 | 04:45

PTI today had reported that 13 Airbus A320 NEO aircraft were grounded due to the Pratt & Whitney-supplied engine issues, forcing the airline to cancel 84 flights on Friday. "There is no new development pertaining to the grounding of Neos". As many as eight NEOS of IndiGo are now grounded due to engine trouble, forcing the airline to cancel hundreds of flights in past few weeks and accommodate passengers on other flights.

by | August 19, 2017 | 04:28

Bannon was quoted as saying there's no military solution to the threat posed by North Korea and its nuclear ambitions, despite the president's recent pledge to answer further aggression with " fire and fury ". Moon, the liberal president elected in May, ruled out the prospect of another war on the Korean Peninsula, even as he warned Pyongyang that it was rapidly approaching a "red line" with its missile program.

by | August 19, 2017 | 04:25

PM Modi: Black money worth Rs 2 lakh crore was recovered post demonetization. Stating that the speech gave a holistic view to the entire freedom struggle in the present day context, Rajnath said that the Prime Minister made a reference to every major touch point that led to massive political movement of 1942.

by | August 19, 2017 | 04:22

Mylan will pay $456 million to the USA government and the states in the settlement, as every state participating in Medicaid - who received a false claim involving EpiPen - will benefit. The criticism signals that Mylan has yet to move past the outcry previous year over the rising price of EpiPen, a major profit driver for the company.

by | August 19, 2017 | 04:21

Bill Moran, said the report made clear that "serious mistakes were made by members of the crew". In the early morning hours of June 17, the Navy destroyer USS Fitzgerald collided with the Philippine-flagged merchant vessel ACX Crystal off the coast of Japan , 56 nautical miles southwest of Yokosuka .

by | August 19, 2017 | 04:15

Sinha and some members of his delegation had arrived here yesterday while some others arrived today. He said "the whole world stands witness to the unlawful occupation of Kashmir by Indian Forces and inhuman treatment faced by Kashmiris at the hands of Indian forces".

by | August 19, 2017 | 04:12

The Bureau of Labor Statistics estimates MA has added 45,200 jobs between July 2016 and July 2017. The department said non-farm payroll employment statewide totaled 16,784,100 in July, which included a June-to-July gain of 82,600 jobs. California payrolls were up 1.7% in July compared with the same month previous year. The slight uptick in Maine's unemployment rate comes from a new diversion in the estimate of people looking for work and those with jobs, changes that could be due to the ...

by | August 19, 2017 | 04:12

The office was properly cleaned in the morning. The NAB said it will issue second summons to the Sharifs if they do not join the investigation after the first summons. Besides, it has already written a letter to the Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan seeking details of some seven companies -Hajveri Holdings, CNG Pakistan, Spencer Distribution, HDS Securities, Gulf Insurance Company, Spenser Pharmacy, and Hajveri Hodarba Management Company - all owned by relatives of Finance ...

by | August 19, 2017 | 04:09

It's expected to last until August 31, the Pentagon said in a statement Friday. Strategic assets of the USA military, including an aircraft carrier and a nuclear-powered submarine, may not be deployed during the upcoming joint exercises on the Korean peninsula.

by | August 19, 2017 | 04:09

President Trump on Twitter early Thursday morning decried the removal of "beautiful" statues and monuments that depict "history and culture". Gov. Almost 10 Confederate-era figures are memorialized in the U.S. Capitol, each sponsored by a state. Others depict supporters of slavery or the Confederacy, such as former Secretary of State and Sen.

by | August 19, 2017 | 04:06

His family has announced that he passed away peacefully at his home this afternoon surrounded by his wife Wilnelia and all his children. Fellow stars have taken to social media to pay tribute to Sir Bruce . "We'll miss him so much". In 2015 he had a fall at home and had to have two keyhole surgeries for aneurysms. But he was also loyal to his employers and always recognised that the show was bigger than the star .

by | August 19, 2017 | 04:04

Police in Tanzania have launched an investigation into the murder of a leading elephant conservationist who was shot dead in Dar es Salaam. After a pilot was shot dead during a search for signs of poaching near Tanzania's Serengeti National Park a year ago, Mr.

by | August 19, 2017 | 04:06

A High Court judge in Northern Ireland dismissed a challenge to the prohibition of same-sex marriage in Northern Ireland on Thursday. "While the result is not what the many who want to see Northern Ireland brought into line with the rest of the United Kingdom wanted to hear, it is also shameful that this issue was forced to be decided by the courts in the first place, especially when there is already a clear majority in the Assembly to move this issue forward".

by | August 19, 2017 | 04:00

China said on Wednesday that it hopes that India and the USA can develop ties which are "conducive" to regional peace and development. "The call of the Quit India Movement was "Bharat Chhodo ", but the call today is " Bharat Jodo ". Modi said rapid change in technology and demand has changed the 'job of nature.' He said it is an era of Information Technology and people should move forward towards digital transaction to maintain transparency.

by | August 19, 2017 | 03:58

India is going to see a corruption less country soon. "Those who have indulged in corruption by cheating the poor, can not have a good night's sleep". "Since the counting of money is in progress, how can the prime minister make this claim". "If at all, the government may have bought some thousands of tonnes of pulses in specific cases.

by | August 19, 2017 | 03:57

The appeal in the LHC tribunal has been made by PAT candidate in the constituency NA-120, Ishtiaq Chaudhry. He prayed the tribunal to nullify the returning officer decision on acceptance of Kalsoom Nawaz nomination papers. The candidates raised objection that she had not filed the contract of her Saudi iqama (residence/work permit) along with her nomination papers for the election, and that she had concealed her financial assets.

by | August 19, 2017 | 03:53

The first Wonder Woman movie was a massive hit and grossed over $800 million at the worldwide box office and continues to grow. Now Jenkins is returning to the director's chair to helm the second film in the franchise that she was so instrumental in starting.

by | August 19, 2017 | 03:52

The resolution denounces what it calls Trump's "inadequate" remarks on Charlottesville and asks Trump to fire "people with ties to white supremacists movements", such as chief strategist Steve Bannon and deputy assistant Sebastian Gorka.