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Neo-Nazi website loses protection from key tech firm Neo-Nazi website loses protection from key tech firm
- August 17, 2017

A "whois" search of Internet domains on Monday listed Alphabet's Google as registrar for The Daily Stormer , a white supremacist website associated with the alt-right movement. A lawyer for Obeidallah said the Daily Stormer had not responded to their request to remove the 1 June article about him. "This goes beyond any discussions or opinions", he said . (more...)
Trump to Guam: Nuclear Tensions Will Bring you Tourism Trump to Guam: Nuclear Tensions Will Bring you Tourism
- August 17, 2017

Trump last week warned North Korea that it would face " fire and fury " if it tried to attack the United States or its allies. "Yes, that's called war, if they shoot at us". But it also reported that leader Kim Jong Un would watch US conduct before giving his orders for the test. The U.S. -sponsored resolution was in response to North Korea's launch of two intercontinental ballistic missiles last month, activities prohibited under existing United Nations resolutions. (more...)
Trump and all in power must abhor the far right, warns May
- August 17, 2017

Nobody wants to say that. " Donald Trump has shown he is unable to detach himself from the extreme-right and racial supremacists", said Vince Cable , leader of the opposition Liberal Democrats . President Donald Trump by one of his closest foreign allies. She said: "As I made clear at the weekend following the horrendous scenes that we saw in Charlottesville, I absolutely abhor the racism, the hatred and the violence that we have seen portrayed by these groups". (more...)
Texas Cops Spent 11 Minutes Searching a Woman's Vagina, Found No Drugs Texas Cops Spent 11 Minutes Searching a Woman's Vagina, Found No Drugs
- August 17, 2017

Two of the three officers involved in the search were indicted by a Harris County grand jury on charges of official oppression. The two deputies, Ronaldine Pierre, 34, and William Strong, 37, were put on office duties pending the outcome of the case against Corley and could face prosecution depending if the case goes to trial. (more...)
Trinamool Congress sweeps local elections in West Bengal Trinamool Congress sweeps local elections in West Bengal
- August 17, 2017

The ruling party bagged 17 out of 18 seats in Panskura with the remaining one going to the BJP. West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee-led Trinamool Congress on Thursday swept the municipal polls in the state capturing all seven civic bodies, where elections were held on August 13. (more...)
Sessions Says Charlottesville Attack Meets Definition of 'Domestic Terrorism' Sessions Says Charlottesville Attack Meets Definition of 'Domestic Terrorism'
- August 17, 2017

The president, Sessions said in tough questioning from David Muir, "unequivocally condemned violence and hatred and bigotry", and would likely address the matter again. When asked why the President hasn't directly named the groups, Sessions pointed to a White House statement issued Sunday that clarified he was slamming "white supremacists, KKK, neo-Nazi and all extremist groups". (more...)
North Korea Says It Might Fire Missiles Into Waters Near Guam North Korea Says It Might Fire Missiles Into Waters Near Guam
- August 17, 2017

This has become more logical after Trump said that any threat from North Korea would be met with "fire and fury ". During that war, Japan occupied Guam until USA forces helped liberate it. It would be up to Kim whether the move is actually carried out. "They don't have the ability to hit us because we can shoot it down." said Ellison. (more...)
White House: Gov't to make health law payments this month White House: Gov't to make health law payments this month
- August 17, 2017

The subsidies reimburse insurers for low deductibles , co-payments and other out-of-pocket costs poorer Americans might otherwise face when they visit doctors, or receive medications or hospital care. Moreover, ending the payments would only increase federal deficits, since it would trigger a rise in separate health law subsidies for premiums, wiping out any potential savings. (more...)
Woman arrested for snorting cocaine in school pick-up line Woman arrested for snorting cocaine in school pick-up line
- August 17, 2017

Other Lexington Middle School parents were shocked by the news. A field test later determined that half a gram of white powder found in her purse was cocaine, according to WFTX. "Especially when there's kids of all ages here", 13-year-old Sara Millican told FOX4. It is unclear if Hester had a child who attended the school. (more...)
Mason Rudolph on Manning Award watch list Mason Rudolph on Manning Award watch list
- August 17, 2017

Preparing for his second season at Memphis, Ferguson is coming off a season that saw him pass for 3,698 yards and a school-record 32 touchdowns in 2016. A native of Orlando, Francois enters his second season as the Seminoles' starting quarterback after throwing for 3,350 yards and 20 touchdowns in 2016, helping lead Florida State to a top 10 finish and an Orange Bowl victory over MI. (more...)
Brigitte Macron promises 'informal' first lady role Brigitte Macron promises 'informal' first lady role
- August 17, 2017

She also spoke of her childhood, her passion for her profession as a teacher, and her relationship with the new French president. Brigitte Macron , 64, brushed aside the age gap with her 39-year-old husband, whom she met when he was a sixth-former at the school where she taught. (more...)
Terry McAuliffe: Tear Down 'Divisive' Confederate Memorials Terry McAuliffe: Tear Down 'Divisive' Confederate Memorials
- August 17, 2017

As we attempt to heal and learn from the tragic events in Charlottesville, I encourage Virginia's localities and the General Assembly - which are vested with the legal authority - to take down these monuments and relocate them to museums or more appropriate settings. (more...)
Yorkshire Coast Celebrates A Level Results Yorkshire Coast Celebrates A Level Results
- August 17, 2017

Top performer of the year group, Leah Bowman is all set to attend University of Leeds to study fine art in September 2018 after achieving A* grades in fine art, photography and fashion. Almost 10 per cent of students will be going to study Medicine or Biomedical Sciences at University. "We are the only school in the area that offers fashion and the students put on a truly lovely show at the end of the year where they show off what they have made". (more...)
Fox News Host Slams Trump's Response to Charlottesville Fox News Host Slams Trump's Response to Charlottesville
- August 17, 2017

Williams say she believes the attacks on her are linked to Trump's "tacit approval" of violent rhetoric. Huntsman attempted to steer the debate back to the Confederate statues several times, but GOP strategist Gianno Caldwell gave a tearful monologue in response, saying he came to the interview "with a heavy heart" and said he "couldn't sleep at all" last night because of the President's response to violence at a rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, where a self-proclaimed white ... (more...)
PM negative about calls for S. Korea's nuclear armament PM negative about calls for S. Korea's nuclear armament
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