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Thousands rally to demand Romanian government resignation

Thousands rally to demand Romanian government resignation Some people lobbed rocks, bottles and smoke bombs at riot police. Tens of thousands staged peaceful protests in other Romanian cities. Some protesters threw bottles and other objects at police, who used tear gas and water cannon in retaliation, resulting in people on both sides requiring brief medical attention. [Full Article...]

White House Blasts Omarosa’s Book Claiming Trump Used Racist Remarks

White House Blasts Omarosa’s Book Claiming Trump Used Racist Remarks The former White House adviser Omarosa Manigault is said to have suggested President Donald Trump has used racial slurs against African-Americans and Filipinos. She was offered a $15,000 a month contract from the Trump campaign in exchange for staying silent after she was sacked. Manigault-Newman's book " Unhinged " hits shelves next week. [Full Article...]

United States military to create ‘Space Force’ by 2020

United States military to create ‘Space Force’ by 2020 The Space Force will be a separate military branch that requires congressional approval. "Our Administration will soon take action to implement these recommendations with the objective of establishing the United States Department of the Space Force by 2020", Pence said. [Full Article...]

The Date for Judge Kavanaugh's Supreme Court Hearing Has Been Set

The Date for Judge Kavanaugh's Supreme Court Hearing Has Been Set Democratic leaders objected to the schedule, since it indicates Republicans have no intention of releasing documents from 2003 to 2006 in time for the hearing. Kavanaugh spent over five years in the White House under President George W. Bush, first as White House Counsel and then as Staff Secretary, and has more than 4 million documents in his record from that time. [Full Article...]

A Beleaguered Erdogan Threatens to Pull Out of North Atlantic Treaty Organisation

A Beleaguered Erdogan Threatens to Pull Out of North Atlantic Treaty Organisation Putting a 50 percent tariff on a foreign country's steel exports isn't the most conventional way to secure an imprisoned American's relief. Erdogan appeared to indicate that the entire alliance between Turkey - which joined North Atlantic Treaty Organisation in 1952 with strong American backing - and Washington was at stake. [Full Article...]

In Charlottesville, Memorials And Heavy Police Presence On Rally Anniversary

In Charlottesville, Memorials And Heavy Police Presence On Rally Anniversary On Saturday, Donald Trump wrote on Twitter that the "riots" in Charlottesville "resulted in senseless death and division". We must come together as a nation. "Hateful ideologies will not have the last word and their adherents will not get away with violent crimes against those they target", Attorney General Jeff Sessions said in respect to Fields' indictment. [Full Article...]

Turkish lira slumps to new record low as Donald Trump doubles tariffs

Turkish lira slumps to new record low as Donald Trump doubles tariffs Last week, he called on Turks to convert their foreign currency and gold into Turkish lira to help the currency. " Most of the actors in the Washington scene think that carrots just don't work with Turkey, just the stick ", said political analyst Atilla Yesilada of Global Source Partners. [Full Article...]

Kerala floods: Red alert issued for Idukki, Wayanad districts till August 13

Kerala floods: Red alert issued for Idukki, Wayanad districts till August 13 Besides the NDRF, adequate columns of Army, Navy and Coast Guard, helicopters of Indian Air Force, Navy and Coast Guard are deployed in Kerala for assisting the state administration in lifting and dropping of essential commodities. The full reservoir level is 2,403 feet (in relation to mean sea level). The Met Department has forecast heavy to very heavy rainfall in most places in Idukki, Ernakul... [Full Article...]

Charlottesville Anniversary: Rallies Planned One Year After Death of Heather Heyer

Charlottesville Anniversary: Rallies Planned One Year After Death of Heather Heyer Mayor Muriel Bowser and Metropolitan Police Department Chief Peter Newsham answer questions from reporters about the city's preparations for the white nationalist-led rally marking the one year anniversary of 2017 Charlottesville " Unite the Right " protests in Washington , U.S., August 9, 2018. [Full Article...]

Firefighters Injured Battling Blaze in Cleveland National Forest

Firefighters Injured Battling Blaze in Cleveland National Forest The blaze had burned more than 9,600 acres as of Thursday morning, an nearly 50% increase from the report the night before . Officials said the Holy Fire in Cleveland National Forest had grown by Saturday morning to almost 33 square miles (85 sq. [Full Article...]

Zimbabwe: Chamisa Races Time to Beat Poll Challenge Deadline This Friday

Zimbabwe: Chamisa Races Time to Beat Poll Challenge Deadline This Friday Justice Minister Ziyambi Ziyambi told Reuters Sunday's inauguration "will no longer happen" until the case is finalised. On Thursday, opposition figure Tendai Biti was detained by Zimbabwean police after Zambian authorities rejected his bid for asylum. [Full Article...]

Twitter CEO defends decision not to ban Alex Jones, Infowars

Twitter CEO defends decision not to ban Alex Jones, Infowars Now Playing: Watch this: Why Alex Jones and Infowars were kicked off YouTube , . Following the purge of Infowars by big tech companies earlier this week, the Infowars app has been trending: now, it's ranked No. The moves by Apple, Facebook and YouTube shut down key distribution channels that had given Jones easy access to millions of internet users. Jones is now facing a raft of de... [Full Article...]

Saudi Arabia's diplomatic dispute with Canada: An explainer

Saudi Arabia's diplomatic dispute with Canada: An explainer On the diplomatic spat, Kocijancic said "we don't comment on bilateral relations". Badawi is one of the most high-profile women's rights activists in Saudia Arabia, a country governed by a strict interpretation of Sunni Islam that limits the roles women can play in society. [Full Article...]

U.S. judge turns plane around, halts deportation

U.S. judge turns plane around, halts deportation U.S. District Judge Emmet Sullivan said the government appeared to have "spirited away" the woman and her child. "That someone seeking justice in USA court is spirited away while her attorneys are arguing for justice for her?" the judge asked. [Full Article...]

Abby Huntsman Exits ‘Fox & Friends’ Franchise To Join ‘The View’

Abby Huntsman Exits ‘Fox & Friends’ Franchise To Join ‘The View’ Fox News confirmed to The Hill that this Saturday and Sunday will be Huntsman's final weekend co-hosting "Fox & Friends Weekend". Abby would be replacing Sara Haines , who is departing to join ABC's "Good Morning America." Any fans who were hoping Navarro would get the job may be disappointed, but there's no reason why she can't still appear on the talk show every now and again. [Full Article...]

'Lock your doors': At least four dead in Canada shooting

'Lock your doors': At least four dead in Canada shooting Police in Fredericton said just after 11 a.m. local time there was no further threat to the public and lockdowns were being lifted. When she was hired, police told reporters how excited they were to have her on patrol because she was from the area. [Full Article...]

Washington demands probe into Yemen bus strike

Washington demands probe into Yemen bus strike The International Committee of the Red Cross said it was sending supplies to ICRC-supported hospitals to support an influx of casualties. A hospital in Saada province supported by the International Committee of the Red Cross "received the bodies of 29 children under the age of 15 and 48 wounded, including 30 children", the organization announced on Twitter. [Full Article...]

Republicans Only Force Stopping Trump Impeachment, Nunes Says

Republicans Only Force Stopping Trump Impeachment, Nunes Says Up until then, he said, the panel's work had largely been done on a bipartisan basis. It is clear that he intends to undermine the investigation because he lists keeping control of the House as an alternative to Attorney General Jeff Sessions - who is recused from the investigation and all related matters on the advice of ethics experts - taking control of the probe or to Mueller finding the... [Full Article...]

Mueller requests Trump-related portion of Manafort’s trial be kept secret

Mueller requests Trump-related portion of Manafort’s trial be kept secret Manafort's former bookkeeper Heather Washkuhn testified last week that Manafort falsely reported to Federal Savings Bank that his company DMP International pulled in $3 million the first nine months of 2016 when it actually lost more than $1 million from January through November. [Full Article...]

Critics of Israel's Nation-State Law Misunderstand the Country's Constitutional System

Critics of Israel's Nation-State Law Misunderstand the Country's Constitutional System The nation-state law passed by the Knesset July 19 for the first time enshrines Israel as "the national home of the Jewish people", and says "the right to exercise national self-determination in the State of Israel is unique to the Jewish people". [Full Article...]


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