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Steve Bannon To Charles Koch: 'Shut Up And Get With The Program' Steve Bannon To Charles Koch: 'Shut Up And Get With The Program'
- August 02, 2018

In one sign of its influence: A cluster of nine Republican politicians, including Florida Gov. Rick Scott and Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin, were expected to attended the three-day conclave. One of the beneficiaries: Cafe Momentum, a Dallas nonprofit restaurant that provides internships to teens released from Dallas County Juvenile Detention facilities. (more...)
Norcal Fire Crews Battling New ‘Eel Fire’ in Mendocino County Norcal Fire Crews Battling New ‘Eel Fire’ in Mendocino County
- August 02, 2018

Jerry Brown said at a news conference Wednesday. By Wednesday afternoon, containment was at 35 percent. "We're being surprised. Every year is teaching the fire authorities new lessons", Gov. A helicopter carries water while battling the River Fire burning in Lakeport in California. Two fires in Mendocino County, the River Fire, which is 38 percent contained, and the Ranch Fire , 15 percent contained, have consumed almost 100,000 acres. (more...)
Pope Francis changes death penalty teaching, now 'inadmissible' Pope Francis changes death penalty teaching, now 'inadmissible'
- August 02, 2018

The Catechism of the Church, which sums up the teachings, had previously stated that the death penalty could be used in some cases. The new provision is expected to face stiff opposition from Catholics in countries such as the U.S., where many support the death penalty . (more...)
Trump rallies Florida supporters for Ron DeSantis as governor
- August 02, 2018

Rep. Ron DeSantis (R-FL) milked his endorsement from President Donald Trump for everything it's worth in the lead-up to a competitive gubernatorial primary next month, producing a campaign ad gushing with love for the President. The new campaign ad ends with Ron DeSantis teaching his youngest daughter how to talk using a Make America Great Again campaign sign. Expected to be a campaign rally for DeSantis and Senate candidate Rick Scott, Trump likely will stump as well for his own ... (more...)
Passenger Films As Jet Crashes After Takeoff In Mexico Passenger Films As Jet Crashes After Takeoff In Mexico
- August 02, 2018

Eighty-five people were injured on Tuesday, some seriously, when an Aeromexico-operated Embraer passenger jet crashed just after takeoff in Mexico's state of Durango , but authorities said nobody died in the accident. Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto wrote on Twitter that he had instructed the ministries of defence, civil protection and transportation to respond to the crash. (more...)
COAS Visits Russian Mountaineer Rescued By Pakistan Army COAS Visits Russian Mountaineer Rescued By Pakistan Army
- August 02, 2018

The Russian has been airlifted to the nearest hospital in the town of Skardu , and is said to be in good health, despite having gone three days without food while trapped at a height of 6,294 m (20,650 ft). Latok I is a 23,442-foot peak in the Karakoram range and climbing the North Ridge of Latok I is a mountaineering challenge that has never been achieved. (more...)
Pope Francis accepts Archbishop Wilson's resignation Pope Francis accepts Archbishop Wilson's resignation
- August 02, 2018

The Pope has accepted the resignation of an Australian archbishop convicted of covering up the sexual abuse of children by a priest. "His decision to resign comes after considering his future following his conviction for failing to report allegations of child sexual abuse that occurred in the 1970s", he said . (more...)
Pence welcomes return of presumed Korean War dead Pence welcomes return of presumed Korean War dead
- August 02, 2018

Since late last month, a series of U.S. intelligence reports indicating that the North is increasing the production of enriched uranium, a key component for nuclear weapons, have been leaked to the United States media. But North Korea provided only a single military dog tag with the 55 boxes. More than 35,000 Americans were killed on the Korean Peninsula during the war and around 7,700 of them are still considered missing, including 5,300 in North Korea alone. (more...)
Corbyn Apologizes for Speaking at Event That Compared Israel’s Actions to Holocaust Corbyn Apologizes for Speaking at Event That Compared Israel’s Actions to Holocaust
- August 02, 2018

At the event Mr Meyer said that Elie Wiesel, the Jewish author and Nobel peace prizewinner, was the "high priest" of what he called the Holocaust religion. A member of Labour's ruling body called on the party leader to fully adopt the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance (IHRA) definition of anti-Semitism, including its examples. (more...)
Vehicle attack kills cyclists, including Americans, in Tajikistan Vehicle attack kills cyclists, including Americans, in Tajikistan
- August 02, 2018

The driver and the passengers then got out and attacked the cyclists with knives. The Swiss Foreign Ministry said a third victim was a Swiss citizen. Two or three other tourists in the cycling group were injured, including at least one with a knife wound. Another was being treated in hospital, while the French citizen survived without injury and was being questioned by the police, he added. (more...)
Syrian army in full control of territory adjacent to Golan Heights Syrian army in full control of territory adjacent to Golan Heights
- August 02, 2018

During the attack IS also abducted several dozen women and children from one village, according to the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights and Sweida residents. IS has not claimed responsibility for the kidnappings and there are no details regarding them on its propaganda channels. The evacuation deal would not be the first between IS and Syrian government representatives. (more...)
Rodrigo Duterte oversees crushing of luxury cars smuggled into Philippines Rodrigo Duterte oversees crushing of luxury cars smuggled into Philippines
- August 02, 2018

Smuggling a vehicle into the Philippines won't get you killed. They had been part of the government's seizure of 800 vehicles allegedly smuggled through Cagayan's port, the government said, without specifying when the confiscation took place. (more...)
Trump Holds Florida Rally Trump Holds Florida Rally
- August 02, 2018

ID is not required at United States supermarkets unless for buying alcohol or, in some cases, for credit card purchases. And while he doesn't have Trump's endorsement, he has run a campaign closely aligned with the president and has the backing of one of Trump's most vocal Florida supporters, Attorney General Pam Bondi, as well as two-thirds of the state's county sheriffs. (more...)
New Zealand 'Sexist' Road Sign to Be Replaced After Girl's Plea New Zealand 'Sexist' Road Sign to Be Replaced After Girl's Plea
- August 02, 2018

Zoe Carew wrote to the country's transport department after spotting a " linemen " hazard sign , warning drivers about workers installing or repairing electricity and telecommunications cables. The signs will now be changed to " line crew " from the current signage, i.e. " linemen ". Carew's mother also annouced the news over twitter, saying that she was: 'So proud of my seven-year-old'. (more...)
Basic income program cut 'devastating' for recipients Basic income program cut 'devastating' for recipients
- August 02, 2018

Social Services Minister Lisa MacLeod says that giving people money "with no strings attached" goes against the government's goal of getting people back on track and making them productive members of society. The pilot program, launched in 2017 by the previous Liberal government, was expected to last three years, according to The Guardian . "But let me be clear: the best social program is a job, for those who can get one", she said. (more...)
"Stop Witch Hunt Right Now": Donald Trump As Russia Probe Begins
- August 02, 2018

There is now an investigation into the possible collusion between Trump's campaign and Russian Federation during the 2016 election, which is led by Robert Mueller . Conspiring on Twitter to commit obstruction of justice. In a tweet, Mr. Trump portrayed his former campaign chief as a respected adviser to prominent US political leaders like Ronald Reagan and Bob Dole . (more...)
Pence leads service marking arrival of presumed Korean War dead Pence leads service marking arrival of presumed Korean War dead
- August 02, 2018

Forces Korea Commander Gen. Vincent K. Brooks said during the repatriation ceremony. Unsurprisingly, this is false. The findings are the latest to show ongoing activity inside North Korea's nuclear and missile facilities at a time when the country's leaders are engaged in arms talks with the United States. (more...)
United States judge blocks release of 3D gun blueprints amid uproar United States judge blocks release of 3D gun blueprints amid uproar
- August 02, 2018

After a years-long court battle, the state department in late June settled the case against Defense Distributed. Wilson posted on Twitter that attorneys general from 21 states had filed lawsuits against him. Cuomo said he will pursue legislation to bolster the state's gun safety laws and outlaw private production of all 3D and so-called "ghost guns" that are untraceable and invisible to metal detectors. (more...)
Mueller responds to Trump team about interview ground rules Mueller responds to Trump team about interview ground rules
- August 02, 2018

Mr Trump also labelled special counsel Robert Mueller , who leads the probe, "totally conflicted". In several inflammatory tweets , Trump escalated his attacks on the investigation, led by special counsel Robert Mueller , that includes examining whether Trump's campaign coordinated with Russian Federation and whether Trump has obstructed the probe. (more...)
North Korea only returned one dog tag to identify war remains North Korea only returned one dog tag to identify war remains
- August 02, 2018

The Pentagon said it's "absolutely" considering sending us personnel to North Korea to search for more missing Americans. Russia's Foreign Ministry said Wednesday it was working on setting up bilateral meetings with Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and counterparts from several countries, including the United States. (more...)
NRC Row: Amnesty International and Human Rights Watch express concern NRC Row: Amnesty International and Human Rights Watch express concern
- August 02, 2018

The electoral roll is governed by a separate law and exclusion from the final NRC would not mean "automatic removal" from Assam's voters list, the IE report said, quoting Chief Election Commissioner OP Rawat. Parents, sisters and brothers, and children have failed to find a place in the draft. The names of my brothers in the final draft. The names of his five other family members, who appear alongside his name, are his deceased mother Miliki Baruah, brother Bikul Baruah, sister-in-law Renu ... (more...)
At least 543 rescued from Indonesian volcano after natural disaster At least 543 rescued from Indonesian volcano after natural disaster
- August 02, 2018

The shallow, 7-kilometer-deep natural disaster hit the popular tourist destination early Sunday, rousing people from their beds and sending them into the streets and open fields to avoid collapsing buildings. Authorities expected 500 trekkers to arrive at the foot of the mountain by 5pm, said Agung Pramuja, a disaster mitigation official in Indonesia's region of West Nusa Tenggara. (more...)
Tommy Robinson: This is about procedure, not free speech Tommy Robinson: This is about procedure, not free speech
- August 02, 2018

It was the second time Robinson had breached court orders, having narrowly avoided jail in May past year over footage he filmed during the trial of four men who were later convicted of gang-raping a teenage girl. Robinson, who founded the English Defence League in 2009, is known to have a big fan in former Trump adviser Steve Bannon and it was reported that a US State Department official had raised the case with a British diplomat. (more...)
Mendocino Complex fires: new evacuation orders issued Mendocino Complex fires: new evacuation orders issued
- August 02, 2018

The fire has been dubbed the Eel Fire and has spread to 865 acres. The Lake County seat of Lakeport remained under evacuation orders and was a virtual ghost town, although people were allowed back home in several smaller communities as firefighters shored up containment lines. (more...)
Promoting voter ID, Trump claims ID needed to buy groceries
- August 02, 2018

The freewheeling rally lasted more than an hour and included numerous attacks on the media, as well as one glaring false claim . President Donald Trump claimed shoppers need to show a photo ID to buy groceries. "They will do anything they can to not help the Trump agenda". Additionally, other Trump supporters arrived to the rally waving signs pushing the Seth Rich murder theories - another far-right conspiracy that claims the Democratic Party and Hillary Clinton are behind the ... (more...)
Three killed as Zimbabwe troops, protesters clash after vote Three killed as Zimbabwe troops, protesters clash after vote
- August 02, 2018

MDC Alliance activists thronged Harare streets demonstrating against the election results. An army helicopter was also seen flying in the skies above Harare, witnesses on the ground have said. The House of Assembly of Parliament has 210 seats and ZANU-PF's two-thirds majority would allow it to change the constitution at will. "There is no way that ZANU-PF will accept an MDC victory". (more...)
US, Italy are 'almost twin countries' US, Italy are 'almost twin countries'
- August 02, 2018

Trump spoke of his "great meeting" with Russian President Vladimir Putin last month, but said "sanctions on Russia will remain as is". The US president greeted Italy's Giuseppe Conte as "my new friend" and said they bonded at the recent G7 meetings in Canada, crediting the prime minister for taking a "firm stance on the border". (more...)
Dozens expected to testify against Paul Manafort Dozens expected to testify against Paul Manafort
- August 01, 2018

Mueller was not present in the courtroom Tuesday. His longtime business partner Rick Gates faces numerous same charges. In an earlier tweet , Trump said Manafort had worked for other U.S. As he was leaving the courtroom at the end of day, he blew a kiss and mouthed "I love you" to his wife, Kathleen, who was seated in the first row. "We do not dispute that". (more...)
European Union to report on Zimbabwe election as country awaits results European Union to report on Zimbabwe election as country awaits results
- August 01, 2018

Scores of his supporters who had been burning tyres in the streets attacked riot police near the electoral commission headquarters. The election, the first since the military ousted Mr. "Winning resoundingly...we now have results from the majority of the over 10 000 polling stations". "A truly level playing field was not achieved", European Union chief observer Elmar Brok said, pointing to the "misuse of state resources, instances of coercion and intimidation, partisan behaviour by ... (more...)
United Kingdom far-right activist Tommy Robinson freed on bail
- August 01, 2018

The former leader of the EDL had been jailed for 13 months after going Live on Facebook from outside the trial of a rape gang at Leeds Crown Court. On Wednesday, Lord Chief Justice Lord Burnett found that there had been technical legal issues with the previous judge who sentenced Robinson, and directed that Robinson face the contempt of court charge with a new judge. (more...)

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