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Aug 18 2017

Trump signs executive order to speed infrastructure permitting process

President Barack Obama signed the order in 2015, but the changes have not taken effect; FEMA has been soliciting input and drafting new rules . They could use the be...

Aug 18 2017

ME governor likens Confederate statues to 9/11 memorial

How can the future generations learn if we're gonna erase history? On Thursday, President Trump continued hitting his talking point that removing Confederate statues a...

Aug 18 2017

Trump lawyer forwarded email comparing Washington, Robert E. Lee

Titled "Information that Validates President Trump on Charlottesville", the email also advocated protecting monuments honoring Confederate soldiers, according to the W...

Aug 18 2017

Cat pictures posted to Twitter following Barcelona terror attack

Spanish police have described it as a terror attack . Two separate blasts completely destroyed the house on Wednesday in Alcanar, a Spanish municipality of Catalan aro...

Aug 18 2017

Irish man shot dead after 'stopping to ask for directions'

A man in his late 20s from Louth was reportedly shot dead during a car-jacking incident in Mexico . Local authorities initially misidentified the victim as Swiss, but ...

Aug 18 2017

Amid North Korea Crisis, China and US Aim to Deepen Military Cooperation

THAAD refers to the Terminal High Altitude Area Defence anti-missile system the United States has deployed in South Korea to defend against North Korea. In Moscow, Russia...

Aug 18 2017

Trump Asks If George Washington Statue Should Come Down And Twitter Erupts

Trump , in an agitated back-and-forth with reporters in Trump Tower, defended members of the "Unite the Right" protest last weekend in Charlottesville, Virginia, wher...

Aug 18 2017

Army Chief to review security at Ladakh

The meeting came two days after Indian border guards foiled an attempt by Chinese soldiers to enter Indian territory along the banks of Pangong lake. Gen. Personnel fro...

Aug 18 2017

Barcelona attack witness saw driver 'knocking people over at high speed'

Vice President Mike Pence is responding to the attack in Barcelona during remarks at the Panama Canal. The Associated Press is reporting that the Islamic State group cl...

Aug 18 2017

New Report Details Ship Collision That Killed Two San Diego Sailors

Vice Adm. Joseph Aucoin, commander of the 7th Fleet, has also decided that the top enlisted sailor aboard the Fitzgerald and several other sailors on the watch crew at th...

Aug 18 2017

LEVELS 2017: Springwood High School students celebrate A-level success

It's really important to make the right decision when it comes to the degree you choose and the university at which you'll study. Headteacher Mike Hopkins said, "Sussex...

Aug 18 2017

Florida woman faces DUI, child abuse charges after .200 breathalyzer test

When deputies arrived, they found Lerma sitting in the driver's seat with a toddler standing in the back seat, the report said. Police pulled the Malibu over and the dr...

Aug 18 2017

Joshua Wong, 2 others jailed for Hong Kong pro-democracy protest

Wong and Chow were found guilty past year of unlawful assembly, while Law was found guilty of inciting people to take part in the assembly. Hong Kong enjoys much greate...

Aug 18 2017

Court overturns earlier ruling, sends HK activists to prison

Law had been the city's youngest ever democratically elected legislator before he was stripped last month of his seat by a government-led lawsuit. A three-judge panel o...

Aug 18 2017

Moon Tells US S. Korea Does Not Want War

The Pentagon is now reviewing the guidelines in consultation with the U.S. State Department to determine next steps. The "suspension for suspension" initiative is the m...

Aug 18 2017

PM Modi to meet Paytm, Myntra, BigBasket and 200 startup owners today

August 15 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday, on the occassion of 71st Independence Day, admired the courage of women who have been suffering due to Triple ...

Aug 18 2017

North Korea opens way for de-escalating tensions

Calvo said Wednesday that "there is no change in the threat level resulting from North Korea events" and that "there are several levels of defense, all strategically ...

Aug 18 2017

FM urges peaceful settlement of Korean nuclear issue

Plus, the United States hasn't done much to develop trust and incentives that could actually increase USA leverage if and when negotiations begin. The report is assumed...

Aug 18 2017

When Chris Hemsworth met Chris Pratt

When was the last time you were intimidated by another man? Chris Hemsworth offers up that the first time on the set of The Avengers: Infinity War with the Guardia...

Aug 18 2017

Democrats demand Congress censure Trump after Charlottesville

President Donald Trump reverted to blaming left-wing counterprotesters along with white supremacists for the violence that erupted at a far-right rally in Charlo...