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Body of Savanna Greywind Found In Red River Near Harwood Body of Savanna Greywind Found In Red River Near Harwood
- August 28, 2017

Family members say they hadn't heard from her since she went to a neighbor's apartment to fit a dress that the neighbor said she was sewing. Savanna Greywind was last seen at her apartment building in north Fargo last Saturday (8/19) at 1:30 p.m. (more...)
Guatemala court stops expulsion of United Nations man Guatemala court stops expulsion of United Nations man
- August 28, 2017

Morales declared Velasquez's expulsion after Guatemalan chief prosecutor Thelma Aldana, who is working with CICIG, announced on Friday that she was asking the Supreme Court to recommend stripping Morales of his immunity from prosecution in order to investigate financing of his 2015 campaign. (more...)
Trump still insists Mexico will somehow pay for border wall Trump still insists Mexico will somehow pay for border wall
- August 28, 2017

Trump was at Camp David, the presidential retreat in Maryland. The US, Mexico and Canada have begun formal negotiations to rework the 23-year-old trade deal that Trump blames for hundreds of thousands of lost US factory jobs. "From an economic issue", he said, "it is the least important thing we were talking about". "But the fact is we are both in a little bit of a political bind because I have to have Mexico pay for the wall - I have to", he added. (more...)
Emmanuel Macron veut diviser l'Europe Centrale — Travailleurs détachés Emmanuel Macron veut diviser l'Europe Centrale — Travailleurs détachés
- August 28, 2017

Le président de la Commission européenne Jean-Claude Juncker a salué mercredi les "efforts" d'Emmanuel Macron pour "rapprocher les positions", a déclaré mercredi un porte-parole. Cette directive européenne encadre une pratique courante dans certains secteurs comme le BTP ou le transport routier, qui vise à importer une main d'œuvre venue des pays de l'Est, à moindre coût évidemment. (more...)
Russia Warns Against New Sanctions On North Korea Russia Warns Against New Sanctions On North Korea
- August 28, 2017

A notice issued by the Ministry of Commerce late on Friday said new joint venture enterprises, new wholly owned businesses and the expansion of existing entities involving North Korean individuals or companies would be banned with immediate effect. (more...)
Red Cross, Salvation Army accept donations for Hurricane Harvey relief Red Cross, Salvation Army accept donations for Hurricane Harvey relief
- August 28, 2017

Rescue workers along the Texas coast are continuing search and rescue operations as Hurricane Harvey continues to batter the Lone Star state with dozens of inches of rain. Save the Children's emergency responders are seeking donations to help kids and families whose lives will be impacted by the hurricane. The Red Cross honors donor intent. (more...)
No compensation to Dera law breakers from Punjab: Amarinder No compensation to Dera law breakers from Punjab: Amarinder
- August 28, 2017

Haryana Director General of Police (DGP) B.S. Sandhu further apprised that 52 cases have been registered so far and 926 arrests have been made. 6 casualties are from Sirsa and 32 are from Panchkula. They had said: "You let a city like Panchkula burn for political motives". As reported by the Economic Times, a Haryana Police officer has exposed the escape plans of Ram Rahim. (more...)
Houston Jewish Community Hit Hard By Hurricane Harvey Houston Jewish Community Hit Hard By Hurricane Harvey
- August 28, 2017

The National Weather Service issued a flash flood emergency alert for the area around William P Hobby Airport, and the airport said on Twitter that the arrivals section was flooded. Lindner says areas south of the city appear hard-hit and some flooding is reported in downtown Houston and in the Texas Medical Center, which was devastated in Allison. (more...)
Chicago Bears' Cameron Meredith Suffers Gruesome Leg Injury Chicago Bears' Cameron Meredith Suffers Gruesome Leg Injury
- August 28, 2017

After a strong first drive for the Bears' first-team offense, the mood of the team's third preseason game against the Titans was dampened when receiver Cameron Meredith was carted off with what appears to be a serious knee injury. After Alshon Jeffery's departure this offseason, Meredith was expected to be one of top offensive producers. That being said, should the Bears really spend draft capital to improve their current wide receiver situation? The Bears also have the likes of Kevin ... (more...)
2nd victim found from USS McCain crash; 8 still missing 2nd victim found from USS McCain crash; 8 still missing
- August 28, 2017

The McCain became the fourth ship from the Navy's 7th Fleet to be damaged at sea. Meanwhile the Maritime & Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) announced that it had ceased all recovery operations. The Navy called off the search for the service members on Thursday. (2,124 square miles) around the crash site. The Navy has removed Seventh Fleet Commander Vice Admiral Joseph Aucoin from his post, citing "a loss of confidence in his ability to command" after the run of accidents. (more...)
Trump to restore program sending surplus military weapons, equipment to police Trump to restore program sending surplus military weapons, equipment to police
- August 28, 2017

But during the civil unrest that erupted after the police shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson in August 2014, many were troubled by scenes of oversized military vehicles and heavily armored police pointing high-powered rifles at protesters. (more...)
Trump Still Insists Mexico Will Pay For The Wall - Eventually Trump Still Insists Mexico Will Pay For The Wall - Eventually
- August 28, 2017

The idea was floated in July but never gained steam in Congress . President Trump threatened to shut down the government if next year's federal budget does not include money to build the wall between the United States and Mexico. Corker has not yet said whether he'll seek re-election in 2018. "If the president pursues this path, against the wishes of both Republicans and Democrats, as well as the majority of the American people, he will be heading toward a government shutdown which ... (more...)
Coast Guard searching for missing boater off ME coast Coast Guard searching for missing boater off ME coast
- August 28, 2017

A Coast Guard spokesman said one passenger was located unconscious on the rocks in the breakwall and was sent to an area hospital, where he later died. Officials say the initial call came in around 10:40 a.m. regarding an overturned boat approximately 10 miles off the coast of Saco and Biddeford. "An LASD paramedic rescue deputy sheriff jumped in the water from Air Rescue 5", according to a department statement. (more...)
Majority of American Public Concerned About Trump's Behavior Majority of American Public Concerned About Trump's Behavior
- August 28, 2017

A woman was killed after a follower of the so-called alt-right groups drove his vehicle into a crowd. Trump now infamously said that there were " many sides " to the violent rallies that ended up killing Heather Heyer, 32, at the hands of a white supremacist participant who drove his vehicle into a crowd of counter-protesters, and injured several others. (more...)
North Korea fires short-range missiles into the sea North Korea fires short-range missiles into the sea
- August 28, 2017

The launches coincide with joint exercises between the US and South Korean militaries, exercises that North Korea always strongly protests because it considers them preparation for an invasion. The United States and its "puppets" in South Korea should " act with discretion if they want to evade the historic moment of death", the statement said. (more...)
North Korea fires missiles in latest test North Korea fires missiles in latest test
- August 28, 2017

As the exercises commenced on Monday, North Korea once again denounced U.S. President Donald Trump , who had promised " fire and fury " earlier this month if Pyongyang threatened the United States . The "Ulchi Freedom Guardian" war games are a largely computer-simulated exercise that runs for two weeks in the South. Pyongyang threatens strong military counteraction each year. (more...)
Arizona Diamondbacks vs. San Francisco Giants Arizona Diamondbacks vs. San Francisco Giants
- August 28, 2017

Kelby Tomlinson had two hits for the Giants (52-80), who have lost six of eight and scored only four runs in the three-game series. His last time out, a late-inning blowup by Hunter Strickland cost San Francisco a shot to clinch a series victory over Philadelphia. (more...)
Tampa Bay Buccaneers offense failing to score touchdowns in preseason Tampa Bay Buccaneers offense failing to score touchdowns in preseason
- August 28, 2017

The contest will mark the first for rookie quarterback DeShone Kizer as the franchise's starter. Kizer was only 6 of 18 for 93 yards with an interception. Cleveland forced two turnovers and recorded five sacks of Buccaneers quarterbacks Jameis Winston and Ryan Fitzpatrick . After trying to prove the the Cleveland and showcased his moves in Week 1 and Week 2 of the preseason, he is now downgraded to the sideline ahead of the team's exhibition contest with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers . (more...)
North Korea fires short-range missiles: United States military
- August 28, 2017

North Korea has accelerated its missile testing programme. The projectiles were launched at 06:49 on Saturday (21:49 GMT Friday), South Korea's defence ministry said. None of the missiles, which were launched near Kittaeryong, had posed a threat to either North America or the US Pacific territory of Guam, the spokesman said. (more...)
Ryan warns Trump not to shut down government over border security funding Ryan warns Trump not to shut down government over border security funding
- August 28, 2017

Mexico has said time and time again that they will not pay for the wall. The Mexican Ministry of Foreign Affairs stressed that it won't pay for the wall at the border with the US. Later, he expressed his growing frustrations with both Mexico and Canada over the North American Free Trade Agreement. 'We are in the NAFTA (worst trade deal ever made) renegotiation process with Mexico & Canada.Both being very hard, may have to terminate?' Trump tweeted Sunday morning. (more...)
Kim Jong-un oversees target-striking contest Kim Jong-un oversees target-striking contest
- August 28, 2017

Pacific Command in Hawaii, which monitors North Korean missiles. "The second missile launch at 12:07pm appears to have blown up nearly immediately", it said, using times at its Hawaii-based headquarters. The South Korean Navy has asked a private institute to look into the possibilities for lifting worldwide restrictions on building this kind of submarine, Yonhap news agency reported , citing sources. (more...)
Berkeley Pro-Trump Rally Cancelled, Violence Still Breaks Out Berkeley Pro-Trump Rally Cancelled, Violence Still Breaks Out
- August 28, 2017

The Washington Post reported that a protester, Karla Fonseca, denounced the Latino man holding a "God Bless Donald Trump " sign in the tweet above telling him, "You are an immigrant". He said that "certain voices" will find it hard to be heard in San Francisco , and that people who want to speak need to have a message that "contributes to people's lives rather than find ways to hurt them". (more...)
Israel finalizes agreements to buy 17 more F-35 jets Israel finalizes agreements to buy 17 more F-35 jets
- August 28, 2017

The aim of the purchase is to allow Israel to maintain its military superiority in the turbulent Middle East, particularly regarding its arch-foe Iran and the S-300 anti-aircraft system delivered to it by Russian Federation. The IAF intends to make the jets operational within a year. Israel receives over $3 billion a year from the U.S. in military aid, and early this year the two countries agreed on a new aid package that will see Israel receive $3.8 billion annually through 2028, the vast ... (more...)
North Korea: Countdown to a standoff North Korea: Countdown to a standoff
- August 28, 2017

We can not guarantee that it is suitable for the visually or hearing impaired. North Korea warned Sunday that the upcoming US-South Korea military exercises are "reckless behavior driving the situation into the uncontrollable phase of a nuclear war". (more...)
Right-wing group cancels Saturday San Francisco rally Right-wing group cancels Saturday San Francisco rally
- August 28, 2017

Cummings said the event was planned "to speak out against the political violence happening to people who do not agree" with left-wing ideology, and that the meaning was being lost as rhetoric around the rally escalated. An anti-Marxism rally scheduled for Sunday at Martin Luther King Jr. Kyle Chapman, a self-described "American nationalist" from nearby Daly City, was arrested and charged with possession of a weapon after authorities said he was seen on video hitting a counter-protester over ... (more...)