Sunday August 20-th, 2017

Guam's residents concerned but have faith in United States military Guam's residents concerned but have faith in United States military

North Korea says it is in the final stages of preparing a plan to launch four intermediate-range ballistic missiles over Japan and into waters off the tiny island of Guam, where about 7,000 USA troops are based and 160,000 US civilians live.

Trump White House to look into China's trade practices

Trump's call with Xi and his potential plans to open the broad trade investigation come against the backdrop of rising tensions over North Korea's nuclear and ballistic missile programs. Meanwhile, 100 days of trade talks with the Chinese carried out...

Europe eggs scandal hits Hong Kong after shipment from contaminated farm revealed Europe eggs scandal hits Hong Kong after shipment from contaminated farm revealed

The insecticide is said to be harmful to the liver, kidneys and thyroid glands if enough are eaten. Experts and ministers will convene to discuss an egg contamination scandal which is so far known to have affected 15 European Union countries.

We now know where the winning Mega Millions ticket was purchased We now know where the winning Mega Millions ticket was purchased

One lucky person who purchased a Mega Millions lottery ticket from Nick's Barbecue in Palos Heights has won an estimated $393 million. It will also let you know when you win with those physical tickets you bought. The jackpot will reset to $15 mi...

State responds to Gorka, says Tillerson carries a 'big stick' State responds to Gorka, says Tillerson carries a 'big stick'

But when asked how he would gauge the threat from North Korea, the Secretary said it is "a threat to world peace and global order" and that the human toll from such an attack would be "catastrophic". "The UK stands shoulder to shoulder with the U.S...

Black Journalists Pull Out Of NABJ Panel After Omarosa Signs On Black Journalists Pull Out Of NABJ Panel After Omarosa Signs On

Manigault-Newman shot back, later suggesting Gordon was trying to "walk all over" her. "If you want to ask about the loss of my father and my brother and the issues I do, ask about my story", she said . She asked, "Is this a panel or is this jus...

Virginia football activities canceled because of Charlottesville protests Virginia football activities canceled because of Charlottesville protests

Police in riot gear ordered demonstrators to disperse as they marched onto the scene Saturday. Rally organizers say this should be grounds for a lawsuit. Just before 11:30 a.m. the city of Charlottesville and Albemarle County declared a local sta...

Gorakhpur hospital oxygen supplier denies 'disruption' in supply Gorakhpur hospital oxygen supplier denies 'disruption' in supply

District Magistrate, Rajeev Rautela told Indian Express , "Total 30 deaths in last 48 hours". "The media has given different death figures.it should give the right figure, " he said . Further speaking about why they stopped the oxygen supply, the...

White House's West Wing getting a makeover White House's West Wing getting a makeover

Trump has cited the renovations as a reason for his "working vacation" that is planned for most of August in Bedminster, New Jersey. According to one account, Trump told staffers and members of his New Jersey golf resort that his new home is "a r...

Uhura Kenyatta declared victor of Kenya election Uhura Kenyatta declared victor of Kenya election

Provisional results released by the election commission showed Kenyatta had won 54.3% of votes, ahead of Odinga on 44.8% - a lead of 1.4 million votes with 97% of polling stations reported. Another attractive addition was that about five million youn...

New Hampshire hospital evacuated due to 'chemical release' New Hampshire hospital evacuated due to 'chemical release'

A mother taking her newborn to the pediatrician at the hospital said staff told her that only the emergency room is impacted. State and local officials are still working to determine a cause. They said about 20 people are being treated in the parki...

Guam posts 'in case of emergency' fact sheet after North Korea threat Guam posts 'in case of emergency' fact sheet after North Korea threat

North Korea's estimated splashdown of the missiles would place them just outside Guam's 12 nautical mile territorial waters, but well within its 200 nautical mile Exclusive Economic Zone - waters where locals fish for tuna and blue marlin. The Nation...

Texas auto tumbles seven stories Texas auto tumbles seven stories

In the clip, shot from a security camera in the alley below, we see a Chevy Tahoe completing a three-point turn and getting ready to park. The BMW driver sustained serious injuries and the driver of the Tahoe was uninjured. Amazingly, both drivers ...

CNN Axes Trump Booster Jeffrey Lord Over Nazi Salute Tweet CNN Axes Trump Booster Jeffrey Lord Over Nazi Salute Tweet

CNN said Thursday it had cut ties with Jeffrey Lord , one of its most polarizing and ubiquitous personalities, after he used a phrase largely associated with Nazis in World War II. Lord was specifically critical of Media Matters' promotion of an a...

United Kingdom police raid conduct major operation in Manchester, swooping on budget hotel United Kingdom police raid conduct major operation in Manchester, swooping on budget hotel

Reports say a number of eyewitnesses heard loud screams in the area before police and rescue services arrived at the scene. Armed police rushed to the scene as they were in close proximity at the time of the crash at around 10pm on Thursday evening...

NYT's 'Leaked' Climate Report Was Online for Months NYT's 'Leaked' Climate Report Was Online for Months

But now there's no way to dodge the central issue because the report explicitly states that burning of fossil fuels is the primary driver of climate change . A new federal report could challenge the Trump administration's dismissive stance on globa...

Tense Kenya awaits results of disputed election Tense Kenya awaits results of disputed election

Kenya nervously awaited Thursday the final results of its presidential election, with the incumbent Uhuru Kenyatta holding a strong lead after a vote tainted by opposition claims of rigging and the death of four people. "According to us, the res...

Putin Vacation to Georgian Region Condemned by State Department Putin Vacation to Georgian Region Condemned by State Department

We safeguard the security and independence of Abkhazia. He pointed out if Georgia's North Atlantic Treaty Organisation aspirations were fanciful before the 2008 war, they became preposterous after it. Both Abkhazia and South Ossetia self-proclaimed t...

President Trump more popular than Congress President Trump more popular than Congress

The former congressman, who recently announced his departure from the GOP, was referring to a new Washington Post survey that that 52 percent of Republicans said they would support a postponement of the next election if Trump proposed it.

Snap Inc. (NYSE:SNAP) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Barclays PLC Snap Inc. (NYSE:SNAP) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Barclays PLC

WFG Advisors LP purchased a new stake in shares of Snap during the first quarter valued at approximately $109,000. Parent company Snap Inc . should be doing better by now in generating sales. SNAP has been the subject of several research analyst ...

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