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British FM Johnson flying to Caribbean after criticism of Irma aid

British FM Johnson flying to Caribbean after criticism of Irma aid Six people have been killed in the British Virgin Islands and Anguilla. The UK has pledged a total of £57 million towards disaster relief and the public has helped to raise a further £1.3 million. "This has been our primary focus and continues to be our priority. We are looking at how current overseas aid rules apply to disasters such as this one". [Full Article...]

Army Special Operations soldiers injured in training in North Carolina

Army Special Operations soldiers injured in training in North Carolina An explosion at Fort Bragg in North Carolina has left over a dozen people injured. The incident comes a day after a USA soldier was killed at Fort Hood, Texas, while conducting a medical evacuation hoist training in an HH-60M Black Hawk helicopter. [Full Article...]

Ex-CIA Chief Leaves Harvard After Manning Named Fellow

Ex-CIA Chief Leaves Harvard After Manning Named Fellow Now". "I am writing to inform you that I am resigning, effective immediately, as a non-resident Senior Fellow at the Belfer Center", begins a letter that former acting Central Intelligence Agency director Mike Morell sent on Thursday to Douglas Elmendorf, the dean of Harvard's John F. [Full Article...]

Pound spikes after hawkish comments from Bank of England

Pound spikes after hawkish comments from Bank of England It added: "The Committee will continue to monitor closely the incoming evidence and other developments, and stands ready to respond to changes in the economic outlook as they unfold to ensure a sustainable return of inflation to the 2% target". [Full Article...]

Trump blocks sale of USA chipmaker to Chinese investors

Trump blocks sale of USA chipmaker to Chinese investors Lattice makes technology called field programmable gate arrays , a type of chip that can be programmed after it's manufactured. Lattice had agreed an acquisition by Canyon Bridge Capital Partners in November 2016. The President made a decision to block the deal on the recommendation of CFIUS. We remain focused on other investment opportunities where we can work with exceptional companies to... [Full Article...]

Sean Spicer talks inauguration crowd, Melissa McCarthy on Kimmel

Sean Spicer talks inauguration crowd, Melissa McCarthy on Kimmel Sean Spicer claims it was his job to say whatever President Trump told him to say. McCarthy won an Emmy for Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series for the impression ahead of the awards ceremony Sunday night. Donald Trump's former White House communications director has kept a relatively low profile since leaving the administration in mid-July. "Do you think that is what got you off ... [Full Article...]

Unemployment Rate Rises Slightly but Jobs in Service Sector, Part-Time Work Added

Unemployment Rate Rises Slightly but Jobs in Service Sector, Part-Time Work Added Between August 2016 and August 2017, MA has added 57,400 jobs, though the unemployment rate has increased from 3.4 percent in August 2016. "Although most found jobs, those who didn't pushed the unemployment rate up a touch". Sectors that lost jobs included leisure and hospitality (down 6,400), and education and health services (down 5,300). The private sector grew by 2.5 percent or 67,200 jobs, an... [Full Article...]

The Number Of Weeks Paul Pogba Will Miss With Hamstring Injury

The Number Of Weeks Paul Pogba Will Miss With Hamstring Injury United have midfield options for the weekend's Premier League clash with Everton , including Ander Herrera , Michael Carrick , Fellaini and Nemanja Matic. The cliche that 2-0 is a unsafe result is truer in today's football than any other time. "When we do that, let's enjoying playing against the big guys". [Full Article...]

Qatar emir meets ally Erdogan in first foreign trip since crisis

Qatar emir meets ally Erdogan in first foreign trip since crisis Sheikh Tamim will hold talks on "bilateral ties and regional issues as well as worldwide developments", Turkey's presidential office said in a statement. But that visit ended without any sign of a breakthrough. Judea Pearl, a Chancellor's Professor at UCLA and the president of the Daniel Pearl Foundation, told the Algemeiner on Wednesday that he urged "Jewish leaders to refrain from meeting th... [Full Article...]

NYPD Releases Officers' Body Camera Footage Of Bronx Police Shooting

NYPD Releases Officers' Body Camera Footage Of Bronx Police Shooting Police were called to Richards' apartment building by his landlord, who had told police he hadn't seen his tenant in several days, NYPD Chief of Department Carlos Gomez had said last week. "He has got a knife and a gun". Even before the video was released, the president of the city's largest police union, Patrick J. Lynch, claimed that the release "sets a risky precedent that jeopardizes police ... [Full Article...]

Brazil Police Map Corruption 'Gang,' Arrows Point to President Temer

Brazil Police Map Corruption 'Gang,' Arrows Point to President Temer Temer has denied any role in the corruption scandals that have come to light during a sprawling three-year investigation of political bribery in Brazil . The arrest of the Batista brothers has improved Temer's prospects of surviving the new charges and serving out his term through 2018. The businessman and his brother Wesley admitted to prosecutors that they had paid millions of dollars in brib... [Full Article...]

Susan Rice's Plea Of Ignorance On Unmasking Not Based On Facts

Susan Rice's Plea Of Ignorance On Unmasking Not Based On Facts Even well-informed Republican members of Congress acknowledge as much. "The meeting was about ascertaining the Trump team's view of the region and sharing the UAE's view of the region and what the USA role should be", a Middle East official told CNN. [Full Article...]

Father: Girl in Slender Man case 'normal child'

Father: Girl in Slender Man case 'normal child' Anissa Weier and a co-defendant, Morgan Geyser , were just 12 at the time of the attack at a park in suburban Milwaukee in 2014. If the jury finds she was mentally ill at the time, she'd be sent to a state psychiatric facility until 2020. [Full Article...]

United Kingdom pledges extra £25m in hurricane aid

United Kingdom pledges extra £25m in hurricane aid The Department for International Aid denied that its response to the crisis had been affected by any budgetary considerations. The way Britain and 34 other developed nations spend their aid budget is governed by the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development based in Paris (OECD). [Full Article...]

HC rejects Ryan trustees' bail plea

HC rejects Ryan trustees' bail plea Pinto family will approach Punjab and Haryana High Court on Friday and file anticipatory bail application. Justice Ajey Gadkari while rejecting the applications by Ryan founders - Augustine, Grace and Ryan Pinto - directed them to deposit their passports with the Mumbai Police Commissioner by 9 pm on Thursday. [Full Article...]

Fire kills at least 25 at religious school in Malaysia

Fire kills at least 25 at religious school in Malaysia Fire department operations deputy director Soiman Jahid said the cause was likely a short circuit or a mosquito repellent coil. "But the forensics team will look at every aspect". He said the operator of the school had only recently submit the application for approval to the fire department, and the fire broke out before authorities could conduct the fire safety inspection. [Full Article...]

Ryan Asserts Trump Didn't Make A Deal On DACA, Just Had Discussions

Ryan Asserts Trump Didn't Make A Deal On DACA, Just Had Discussions As they dined at the White House Tuesday evening on breaded veal and pie, President Donald Trump , his top economic advisers and a small, bipartisan group of USA senators had a wide-ranging discussion with a focus on tax reform that left Pennsylvania's Pat Toomey feeling hopeful. [Full Article...]

Attorneys Believe Motel 6 Is Calling ICE on Undocumented People Booking Rooms

Attorneys Believe Motel 6 Is Calling ICE on Undocumented People Booking Rooms One Motel 6 clerk told the Phoenix New Times that employees at that location "push a button" to send ICE guest information every morning at 5 a.m. Generally speaking, Motel 6 is a solid chain. In carrying out their immigration enforcement mission, ICE deportation officers make arrests nationwide every day as part of the agency's ongoing efforts to ensure domestic security, public safety, and... [Full Article...]

Terry Fox Run nearing start line in Nanaimo

Terry Fox Run nearing start line in Nanaimo He noted previous year about 210 individuals took to the trails of Merritt Island for the event, walking or running one to 10 kilometres and raising upwards of $9,300. Terry made it from St. John's, Nfld., to Thunder Bay, Ont., before his spreading cancer eventually forced him to end his quest. Since his death in 1981, the Terry Fox Run has been held annually in communities across Canada. [Full Article...]

Russia's Zapad Military Drills Seek to Send a Message to the World

Russia's Zapad Military Drills Seek to Send a Message to the World The main goals of Zapad are to "improve interoperability among the military staff" as they mobilize to manage forces in a conflict, Russia's Defense Ministry said. Moscow claims that it will be relatively small: about 5,500 Russian personnel and another 7,200 from its ally Belarus, as well as roughly 70 aircraft, 250 tanks, 200 artillery systems and 10 naval ships. [Full Article...]


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