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White Supremacist Cries After Realizing He Could Be Arrested White Supremacist Cries After Realizing He Could Be Arrested
- August 17, 2017

Most of those interviewed openly advocate for ethno-cleansing and violence against people of color and Jews. Christopher Cantwell , the vocal white supremacist featured in VICE News Tonight's Charlottesville documentary , showed a different side of himself after he realized that law enforcement had issued a warrant for his arrest. (more...)
Hunger Games, Twilight theme park underway Hunger Games, Twilight theme park underway
- August 17, 2017

Movie studio Lionsgate is partnering with a real estate developer in South Korea to build Lionsgate Movie World - a 1.3-million-square-foot theme park with areas dedicated to seven Lionsgate movies. According to the press release, guests will be able to "experience actual movie scenes", as well as various other experiences. The theme park is expected to commence construction in 2018 and will be scheduled to open sometime in 2019. (more...)
Flood fury continues in Assam; 10 more deaths take toll to 28 Flood fury continues in Assam; 10 more deaths take toll to 28
- August 17, 2017

Over three lakh people have been affected in 611 villages while almost 30 hectares of cropland are under flood water. The toll in the flood rose to 72 in Bihar, where 73.44 lakh people have been hit by inundation in 14 districts triggered by incessant rains in Nepal and some districts in the northern part of the state. (more...)
Trump lashes out after drugs giant chief executive resigns from advisory council Trump lashes out after drugs giant chief executive resigns from advisory council
- August 17, 2017

Tesla CEO Elon Musk resigned from the manufacturing council in June, and two other advisory groups to the president, after the US withdrawal from the Paris climate agreement. "For every CEO that drops out of the Manufacturing Council, I have many to take their place", the president tweeted . His words carry weight: Intel is one of the world's biggest chipmakers, an icon of American innovation and a company Trump has praised in the past. (more...)
400 dead, 600 missing in Sierra Leone mudslide 400 dead, 600 missing in Sierra Leone mudslide
- August 17, 2017

The teams' members took part in Catholic Relief Services' Ebola response in 2014. Now a fund has been set up to raise money for victims. "Her mother agreed on the condition that she return home early the next morning". Abdul Nasir, program coordinator for the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies, described the disaster: "A river of mud came out of nowhere and swallowed entire communities, just wiped them away". (more...)
Belgian town cooks giant, 10000-egg omelette amidst contamination scare Belgian town cooks giant, 10000-egg omelette amidst contamination scare
- August 17, 2017

The scandal saw millions of eggs removed from shelves in Germany, the Netherlands , Belgium and other European Union countries. More than 150 chicken farms have been shut down in Netherlands. "People have confidence in us. One can not organize a festival like ours without taking precautions". According to reports food safety officials have said the fipronil traces found in eggs are too tiny to harm people. (more...)
North Korea's Kim would 'truly regret' attack on Guam North Korea's Kim would 'truly regret' attack on Guam
- August 17, 2017

When asked what would be tougher than fire and fury , Trump said, "We'll see". "North Koreans are not suicidal". After the pair met in Washington earlier this year, Mr Trump admitted Mr Xi had given him a history lesson on the difficulties of dealing with North Korea. (more...)
Was the partition of India the right thing? Was the partition of India the right thing?
- August 17, 2017

He was also ordered to clean the walls of a police station during the weekend and go on a litter pick nearby. Pakistan's new Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi today blamed India for the impasse in bilateral ties, saying New Delhi's "expansionist designs" was the "main hurdle" in constructive relations between the two neighbours. (more...)
71st Independence Day of India celebrated in Sri Lanka 71st Independence Day of India celebrated in Sri Lanka
- August 17, 2017

In August 1947 the British Raj was dismantled with the subcontinent divided into two independent states-Hindu-majority India and Muslim-majority Pakistan. Islamabad was also the scene of aerobatic maneuvers, with the sky streaked with multicolored smoke as the air force put on Pakistan's largest air show to date. (more...)
Two men escape from inmate firefighting crew in Washington Two men escape from inmate firefighting crew in Washington
- August 17, 2017

Munter was convicted of assault 2 and theft 2 out of Snohomish County and began serving his 72-month sentence on June 28, 2016. He is 6 feet tall and 178 pounds. The inmates were among 236 firefighters working on the Head Water Fire, which started on private property Saturday near Jenkins Creek, about 11 miles northeast of Goldendale, reported the Yakima Herald-Republic. (more...)
After Charlottesville, Mayor Looks Into Removing Baltimore's Confederate Monuments After Charlottesville, Mayor Looks Into Removing Baltimore's Confederate Monuments
- August 17, 2017

That work began in the early hours Wednesday as crews removed the four monuments including ones that honored Confederate generals Robert E. Lee and Thomas J. Almost half of them are located in Georgia, Virginia and North Carolina . "The people chose to take matters into our own hands and remove the statue", Thompson told reporters. (more...)
Adorable photo of boy and his cow goes viral Adorable photo of boy and his cow goes viral
- August 17, 2017

A dad shared a heartwarming photograph of his son and his heifer napping after her showing at the Iowa State fair, and the internet went insane. Mitchell's father, Jeremy, saw his son and Audri. Numerous responses have been from others sharing similar memories, as well as the typical and deserving "adorable" and "precious" comments. For the last couple of months, Mitchell has cared for the heifer; the family borrowed the animal for the summer, and they have forged a bond. (more...)
FBI agent hurt in flash grenade accident in federal building FBI agent hurt in flash grenade accident in federal building
- August 17, 2017

We have no further information to provide regarding the agent's condition, and there is no threat to public safety at. The FBI, in a statement, said the agent's injuries were not life-threatening. A flash, or stun, grenade is a nonlethal device that makes a loud sound and produces a flash of light created to disorient a target. Construction worker Christian Smith, one of the thousands of people who work in the 41-story office building, says he didn't hear the explosion and wasn't unnerved. (more...)
Images of woman enduring HCSO body cavity search - Story | KRIV Images of woman enduring HCSO body cavity search - Story | KRIV
- August 16, 2017

According to Huffing Post , she had been pulled over and accused of running a stop sign when a deputy said he smelled marijuana in her auto, allowing the cops to search her vehicle. Corley filed a multi-million dollar civil lawsuit against the Harris County Sheriff's Office after the traffic stop. "She cut a deal with the DA not to get indicted in order to tell on the other two officers ", Cammack said. (more...)
South Korea vows to take measures to stabilize financial markets South Korea vows to take measures to stabilize financial markets
- August 16, 2017

Trump has sought to pressure China to do more by linking action on North Korea to better trade terms. But it has faced many hurdles that have delayed its full deployment on a former golf course in Seongju. More than two dozen Australian Defence Force personnel will take part in the annual joint military exercises next week. But if Kim Jong-un did decide to launch an intercontinental ballistic missile at the USA territory, the Trump administration would have to decide pretty fast what ... (more...)
Sessions to tout cities that help United States immigration authorities Sessions to tout cities that help United States immigration authorities
- August 16, 2017

His speech is expected to be met with protest, who will likely gather en masse around the Port of Miami . It's a policy that prompted Chicago, considered a sanctuary city, to file a lawsuit against the government saying they should not be threatened with federal grant money. (more...)
Spanish migrant rescue ship threatened by Libyan coastguard Spanish migrant rescue ship threatened by Libyan coastguard
- August 16, 2017

They wrote that the Libyan authorities were "seizing" the vessel and said: "They threaten to shoot if we do not follow orders". Proactiva Open Arms, one of three groups still operating off Libya , said its boat was in global waters when it was told to head to port in Libya or come under fire. (more...)
Fareed Zakaria: Trump Mishandling North Korea; Exaggerating Threat To Fareed Zakaria: Trump Mishandling North Korea; Exaggerating Threat To "Appear Tough"
- August 16, 2017

In an editorial on Saturday, North Korea's Minju Joson newspaper said that the US "finds itself in an ever worsening dilemma, being thrown into the grip of extreme security unrest by the DPRK". While North Korea regularly threatens to destroy the United States and its allies, the report was unusual in its detail. On Wednesday, the chairman of the U.S. (more...)
United States designates Hizbul Mujahideen as foreign terrorist organization United States designates Hizbul Mujahideen as foreign terrorist organization
- August 16, 2017

The State Department designation bans USA citizens and residents from dealing with the group and any assets found to belong to the Hizb-ul-Mujahideen in areas under U.S. "Moreover, designations can assist the law enforcement activities of USA agencies and other governments", the state department said. Separately, on Wednesday, the US Treasury Department also said it had listed the Pakistan-based group as a counter- designated group, freezing any assets it may hold in the Untied States and ... (more...)
Lions Detest Use of Logo at White Nationalist Rally Lions Detest Use of Logo at White Nationalist Rally
- August 16, 2017

The Red Wings quickly explained they "vehemently disagree" with the protestors and will explore legal action for the misuse of their logo. On Saturday the hockey team issued a statement through social media strongly condemning the use of their distinctive red symbol, stating the organization "vehemently" disagreed with the violent clashes over the weekend that left one woman dead after a man drove a auto into a counter-protest. (more...)
Rivaldo: Neymar Had To Escape Messi's Shadow
- August 16, 2017

However, little did they know that as they spoke, an agreement was being reached, and there was no coming back from there. While Neymar has joined the PSG for two weeks, the Catalan daily Sport reveals in its edition of the day that Messi did not want to see Neymar leave the club. (more...)
Cyberattack on Scottish parliament 'could last days', MSPs warned Cyberattack on Scottish parliament 'could last days', MSPs warned
- August 16, 2017

The attack, which may have locked out some people from their accounts, reportedly involved hackers attempting to access the email accounts by repeatedly attempting to crack their passwords. Similar attacks on Westminster back in June, subsequently blamed on Russian Federation by intel sources, led to the compromise of 90 accounts. Parts of the NHS were forced to run on an emergency-only basis during the attack. (more...)
Amber Alert issued for 3 boys abducted from Indianapolis, police say Amber Alert issued for 3 boys abducted from Indianapolis, police say
- August 16, 2017

Brownsburg police have taken the father into custody and the three children are safe. Police went to Garcia's home, thinking he may be inside. Barrett says Garcia is a former HomeGoods employee, and police believe he shot the two victims as they arrived at the distribution center. (more...)
China, Nepal should enhance cooperation in traditional medicine: Wang China, Nepal should enhance cooperation in traditional medicine: Wang
- August 16, 2017

He said that Pakistan was looking forward to the visit of the Chinese premier to Islamabad soon. One of the deals, signed on Tuesday, was an agreement to undertake a feasibility study to explore natural gas and petroleum resources, Nepal's foreign ministry said on Tuesday. (more...)
Israel demolishes West Bank home of Palestinian attacker Israel demolishes West Bank home of Palestinian attacker
- August 16, 2017

The Israeli forces used rubber-coated steel bullets against the protesters, injuring about 12 of them, including cameraman for Palestine TV Mohammad Radi who was shot in the face by a rubber bullet from a close distance. After the murder of two police officers near the holy site, which is also revered in Judaism and Christianity, Israeli authorities argued that new security measure such as metal detectors and CCTV cameras were necessary. (more...)

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