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Tiki torch makers: 'We do not support' white supremacists Tiki torch makers: 'We do not support' white supremacists
- August 14, 2017

Lee statue, they weren't carrying pitchforks or makeshift torches, but rather wielded tiki torches , best known stateside as a backyard barbecue accompaniment. "Our products are created to enhance backyard gatherings and to help family and friends connect with each other at home in their yard", the company said. (more...)
Yasin Malik detained, released in Chadoora Yasin Malik detained, released in Chadoora
- August 14, 2017

Security forces gunned down Hizbul's top most commander in Kashmir Ghaznavi. He was laid to rest amid fro-freedom and pro-Pakistani slogans. Thousands of people attended his funeral. Two soldiers were also killed in the encounter while six have been injured. The security forces managed to kill three terrorists including Yatoo after an 18 hour encounter. (more...)
Is it time to really worry about North Korea's nukes? Is it time to really worry about North Korea's nukes?
- August 14, 2017

Trump of a certain course of action typically requires advisers to make the argument repeatedly, officials have said. The information that we gather and is provided to me and turned into the Governor and all the decision makers is very very accurate", said Guam Homeland Security Advisor George Charfauros. (more...)
Girl killed as vehicle rams pizzeria in village near Paris — BBCI Girl killed as vehicle rams pizzeria in village near Paris — BBCI
- August 14, 2017

A local official from the Seine-et-Marne prefecture declined to comment to Reuters, while France's Gendamerie said it was dealing with an incident. The official was not authorized to be publicly named according to police policy. "The driver wanted to reverse but some people who were nearby prevented him from doing by standing behind the vehicle". The police was quick to arrive and they arrested him there and then. (more...)
Marijuana Intoxication Cases Among French Kids Has Jumped 133% Marijuana Intoxication Cases Among French Kids Has Jumped 133%
- August 14, 2017

Dr. Isabelle Claudet , a pediatric emergency physician and lead author of the study, says most ER victims are diagnosed with marijuana intoxication and exhibit symptoms such coma, seizures, difficulty breathing and sleepiness. The best way to address the problem is to decrease the concentration of THC through tighter regulations, Claudet said. Claudet said children should be kept away from cannabis products, and parents should realize how unsafe the drug is. (more...)
Warren: Liberals will 'lead the Democratic party back from the wilderness' Warren: Liberals will 'lead the Democratic party back from the wilderness'
- August 14, 2017

It is widely believed Warren is considering running for president in 2020, noted The New York Times , amid growing sentiment that liberals had locked up the Democratic Party. Still, Warren implored the crowd not to push others out of the movement. "We are not going back to the days of being lukewarm on choice", Warren said, apparently going after party leaders who insisted that there will be no litmus test on abortion for Democratic candidates. (more...)
Here's what Canada wants from the NAFTA negotiations Here's what Canada wants from the NAFTA negotiations
- August 14, 2017

Freeland later sidestepped reporters' questions about whether maintaining Chapter 19 was a make-or-break issue for Canada, saying she would let her USA counterparts know how important the matter was to Ottawa. Conservative MP Dave Van Kesteren similarly wondered if Freeland would change the rules around dairy access. "American partners have been listening", Freeland said. (more...)
Williams-Sonoma, Inc. (NYSE:WSM) Stake Raised by US Bancorp DE
- August 14, 2017

Schroder Mngmt Gru invested in 935,065 shares. The stock decreased 2.70% or $1.26 during the last trading session, reaching $45.35. SunTrust Banks, Inc. Finally, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP increased its position in Williams-Sonoma by 39.1% in the fourth quarter. About 877,143 shares traded. The company achieved year to date performance of -5.48% and disseminated yield of -4.71% for the past six months. (more...)
President Trump condemns KKK, neo-Nazis as 'thugs' President Trump condemns KKK, neo-Nazis as 'thugs'
- August 14, 2017

Trump actively courted the far-right, installed white supremacists such as Steve Bannon in the White House and did all he could to whip up fear and hatred of foreigners and people of colour. His refusal to immediately condemn the white supremacists who showed up in Charlottesville will likely haunt him for the rest of the upcoming week. He went on to say the president, "Explicitly condemned the kind of ideology behind these movements of Nazism, white supremacy, the KKK". (more...)
Two Canadians killed in Burkina Faso attack: Canada Foreign Minister Two Canadians killed in Burkina Faso attack: Canada Foreign Minister
- August 14, 2017

The leaders agreed that it was urgent to accelerate the deployment of a new 5,000-strong anti-terror force in the Sahel, a statement said. Nearly half of the victims were foreigners. Guy Ye, a spokesperson for the security forces. "This is the second attack on a restaurant there in recent years". The attack is reminiscent of another one in the country in January 2016, which killed 30 people at a cafe popular with foreigners. (more...)
Trump Tells CNN's Acosta: 'I Like Real News, Not Fake News Trump Tells CNN's Acosta: 'I Like Real News, Not Fake News
- August 14, 2017

You're fake news. Thank you. "That doesn't bother me at all", Trump said of getting questioned about the violent white nationalists' clash with Antifa protesters at the former Lee Park (now Emancipation Park) in Charlottesville, Va. After the Charlottesville riots on Saturday, Trump said he condemned "in the strongest possible terms this egregious display of hatred, bigotry, and violence on many sides, on many sides". (more...)
Freed Christian Pastor Describes North Korean Labor Camp Conditions Freed Christian Pastor Describes North Korean Labor Camp Conditions
- August 14, 2017

In an English translation of the address he gave in Korean, Lim describes the work he was forced to do and the effects it had on his body. "My upper body was sweating; my fingers and toes were frostbitten", he said. Canadian Senator Yonah Martin said the pastor was hospitalized while imprisoned, but they could not confirm at the time if he was receiving the medicines that were being sent to him. (more...)
Kim Jong-un doesn't need to strike Guam -- He's already won Kim Jong-un doesn't need to strike Guam -- He's already won
- August 14, 2017

Abe, a staunch conservative, has made a career of arguing for a tougher line against North Korea . A state media report suggests the USA territory could be attacked by four missiles - and Kim Jong Un will be able to decide whether to proceed within days . (more...)
Trump's 'fire and fury' over North Korea hurts his Asia allies Trump's 'fire and fury' over North Korea hurts his Asia allies
- August 14, 2017

While diplomacy is our preferred means of changing North Korea's course of action, it is backed by military options. His visit comes after Trump announced he was prepared to release " fire and fury " if North Korea continues to threaten the United States, making clear the military is "locked and loaded". (more...)
Fargo father writes letter disavowing son who marched in Charlottesville Fargo father writes letter disavowing son who marched in Charlottesville
- August 14, 2017

I have taught all of my children that all men and women are created equal. That we must love each other all the same. "Evidently Peter has chosen to unlearn these lessons", Pearce wrote, pleading with his son to "renounce the hate, accept and love all". (more...)
990 police personnel get medals on Independence Day eve 990 police personnel get medals on Independence Day eve
- August 14, 2017

While Rao is the lone recipient of President's Police Medal for Gallantry, 190 were chosen for Police Medal for Gallantry, 93 for President's Police Medal for Distinguished Service to 93 personnel and 706 personnel for Police Medal for Meritorious Service (PMMS). (more...)
Missouri School Yanks Gay Teens' Yearbook Quotes Missouri School Yanks Gay Teens' Yearbook Quotes
- August 14, 2017

In his yearbook quote, Joey Slivinski originally wrote: "Of course I dress well". 'Kearney School District showed me that I am not accepted for being who I am, ' he wrote in a Facebook post liked hundreds of times. 'Doing so in this case had the unintentional effect of offending the very students the practice was created to protect. "We work diligently to help every student feel safe, supported, and included", he said. (more...)
Nile Rodgers misses gig due to hospitalisation Nile Rodgers misses gig due to hospitalisation
- August 14, 2017

As Rodgers himself pointed out, he's never missed a Chic gig in his life, making Sunday's date at the Air Canada Centre in Toronto, Canada the first. In 2013 he received an all-clear from his doctors, about which he jubilantly but cautiously tweeted, "I'M ALL CLEAR AGAIN!" Nile Rodgers of Chic performs on day 4 of the Glastonbury Festival 2017 at Worthy Farm, Pilton on June 25, 2017 in Glastonbury, England. (more...)
Guam residents fear attack after North Korea statements Guam residents fear attack after North Korea statements
- August 14, 2017

Japan says it is deploying the Patriot Advanced Capability-3 (PAC-3) system in Shimane, Hiroshima and Kochi in western Japan, after North Korea threatened to fire ballistic missiles over the country towards the US Pacific territory of Guam. (more...)
Pretium Resources, Inc. (NYSE:PVG) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Hold
- August 14, 2017

About 580,136 shares traded. Credit Suisse Group set a $13.00 price target on Pretium Resources, Inc. Institutional investors have recently bought and sold shares of the stock. BidaskClub upgraded shares of Pretium Resources from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research report on Friday, June 30th. Pretium Resources had 11 analyst reports since August 24, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. (more...)
Caught on Camera: Cop punches suspect Caught on Camera: Cop punches suspect
- August 14, 2017

If you watch the video the marked police vehicle in the background is clearly not a Beaumont Police patrol auto. The video, which was taken in Euclid, Ohio, started circulating on Facebook locally over the weekend. Richard Hubbard III, 25, was driving a 2011 Hyundai when he was pulled over on East 228th Street before 10:30 a.m, according to a news release. During the process of the traffic stop, according to police, officers ordered Hubbard out of the auto and to face away in order to take ... (more...)
Manipuri youth dies after falling from terrace in Delhi Manipuri youth dies after falling from terrace in Delhi
- August 14, 2017

He was staying along with his sister and brother in Safdarjung Enclave area in South Delhi . "On searching the terrace of the building, some items like purse, phone and eye glass of the victim were found lying there but no eye witness could be found at the spot", the officer said. (more...)
Iran's Foreign Minister Zarif Accuses Trump Of 'Bad Faith' On Nuclear Deal Iran's Foreign Minister Zarif Accuses Trump Of 'Bad Faith' On Nuclear Deal
- August 14, 2017

His administration is working to fix what Trump aides have called "serious flaws" in the landmark deal that they say-if not resolved quickly-will likely lead Trump to pull out. However, the US Senate and Treasury Department have imposed new sanctions against the Islamic Republic and several Iranian companies and individuals in recent months over its national missile program, which is not in breach of the JCPOA. (more...)
Bihar floods: PM speaks to Nitish Kumar, assures all help Bihar floods: PM speaks to Nitish Kumar, assures all help
- August 14, 2017

Around 3000 people trapped in their marooned villages in the districts were rescued amidst fast currents and taken to relief camps. Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar conducts aerial survey of flood affected areas. The flood situation in the western Assam districts bordering Bengal is likely to worsen, with the Met department forecasting heavy to very heavy rain in Meghalaya and parts of Assam till Wednesday. (more...)
Universal: 'Saw' house on deck for Halloween Horror Nights Universal: 'Saw' house on deck for Halloween Horror Nights
- August 14, 2017

The successful film franchise from Lionsgate, which has been scaring audiences since 2004, features victims that have fallen into traps that test their will to survive set up by " Saw " villain Jigsaw . "The Games of Jigsaw ", based on the Lionsgate and Twisted Pictures sinister screen saga, will bring you face to face with your greatest fears as maze-goers will encounter the wicked work of the movies' malicious mastermind, along with a collection of his most infamous traps from the SAW ... (more...)
Missing 13-year-old girl said to be in immediate danger Missing 13-year-old girl said to be in immediate danger
- August 14, 2017

Authorities said they are also looking for Rudolfo Nuncio Junior in connection with the case. He was last heard from in the Dallas area. "Priscilla was described as a white female, 160 pounds and 5'11" tall. An Amber Alert has been issused for a 13-year-old girl from Hidalgo County who police say is in immediate danger. He's believed to be driving a 2015 silver Dodge Ram pickup with Texas license plate HFW-2831. (more...)
Trump 'seriously considering' pardoning ex-sheriff Joe Arpaio Trump 'seriously considering' pardoning ex-sheriff Joe Arpaio
- August 14, 2017

Fox News said Monday that the president's pardon would come in the next few days should he decide to follow through on it, though he could also await the result of an appeal filed by Arpaio's attorneys . "He doesn't deserve to be treated this way". Arpaio endorsed Trump in January 2016. "I am seriously thinking about it". "Arpaio believes that a jury would have found in his favor, and that it will". (more...)
Security review after drone lands on Queen Elizabeth deck Security review after drone lands on Queen Elizabeth deck
- August 14, 2017

The drone was equiped with anti-crash sensors which automatically land the aircraft if it is in danger. He then landed his vehicle - a DJI Phantom - on the deck and took numerous photographs of the apparently abandoned aircraft. And when he tried to tell its crew about the startling security breach the pilot said he found a "ghost ship". "This was a bit of tomfoolery but it could have been something bad, not just for the ship and its crew but for the people of Invergordon". (more...)
Europe faces tainted egg scandal as 17 countries report insecticide-contaminated products Europe faces tainted egg scandal as 17 countries report insecticide-contaminated products
- August 14, 2017

The contaminated products would be withdrawn immediately, even though there was no public health risk, it said. The Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries has stopped issuing permits for the import of eggs from European countries, in light of news of an insecticide, Fipronil, contaminating several farm areas in the Netherlands. (more...)
BTS's Jungkook Features In Poster For BTS's Jungkook Features In Poster For "Love Yourself"
- August 14, 2017

BTS has released their first look at "Love Yourself"! In usual BTS fashion, the Korean boy band once again got their fans excited when they shared the concept for the group's new era, Love Yourself . Jungkook is seen smiling happily holding flowers while sat in a wheelchair with the Hangul translation reading " The direction my heart flows, The day I want to run to that place ". (more...)

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