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Author: 0 Chinese media to Trump: Stop the 'emotional venting' on Twitter

The Trump administration has been pinning its hopes on a resolution to the growing crisis on the Korean Peninsula on China, North Korea's largest benefactor, but so far, China has yet to deter the North Korean regime from testing increasingly-powerful weaponry.

World Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ:SBUX) Shares Sold by Halbert Hargrove Russell LLC
Author: 0 Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ:SBUX) Shares Sold by Halbert Hargrove Russell LLC

The total value of its holdings increased 4.7%. It has underperformed by 20.75% the S&P500. Capital International Ltd. CA raised its position in shares of Starbucks Corporation by 17.7% in the fourth quarter. Winch Advisory Ser Limited Liability Corporation has invested 0.02% in Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ:SBUX). Korea reported 0.25% stake. A number of equities analysts recently commented on the stock.

World Over 5000 observers expected for Kenya's hotly contested polls
Author: 0 Over 5000 observers expected for Kenya's hotly contested polls

Kenya opposition leader Raila Odinga said the ruling party can not win next week's national elections unless it rigs the result. The former president of Ghana is leading a 15 member election observer mission in Kenya that is composed of eminent persons from Africa, Asia, Europe, the Caribbean and Pacific regions.

World Trump grudgingly signs Russian Federation sanctions bill
Author: 0 Trump grudgingly signs Russian Federation sanctions bill

Russian artist Alexey Sergienko poses with his new painting showing Russian President Vladimir Putin and US President Donald J. Trump in St. Petersburg, Russia , 13 July 2017. Trump , writing after he reluctantly signed a bill approved by Congress for strengthening sanctions against Russian Federation, tweeted: "Our relationship with Russian Federation is at an all-time & very risky low".

World Trump announces new ways to help veterans get medical care
Author: 0 Trump announces new ways to help veterans get medical care

Secretary of Veterans Affairs David Shulkin recently removed the hospital's top two leaders and ordered a review after published reports about a whistleblower complaint filed by physicians. 3, 2017, during a Veterans Affairs Department "telehealth" event. Celli did raise the concern of veterans' connectivity, however. "It is critical that we continue to create opportunities for veterans to receive the best care out there, including potentially life-saving mental healthcare".

World NTSB: Moving Gas Meter May Be Cause Of Explosion At School
Author: 0 NTSB: Moving Gas Meter May Be Cause Of Explosion At School

Berg and Carlson were longtime employees of Minnehaha Academy, a private Christian school with about 800 elementary and high school students. The Minneapolis Star-Tribune reported that the remains removed earlier in the day belonged to Ruth Berg, a 47-year-old receptionist at the school who was engaged to be married.

World Georgian soldier killed, 2 Americans wounded in latest Afghan attack — U.S. military
Author: 0 Georgian soldier killed, 2 Americans wounded in latest Afghan attack — U.S. military

On Wednesday an attack in Kandahar killed two U.S. Army soldiers from the 82nd Airborne Division. Additionally, two Afghan civilians were killed and seven were wounded in the attack. "The Afghan people want peace", Nicholson said in a statement . As we reported Wednesday, the Taliban claimed one of its militants carried out a suicide attack with a truck packed with explosives.

World Kagame poised for third-term win in Rwanda election
Author: 0 Kagame poised for third-term win in Rwanda election

He is running against Frank Habineza of the Democratic Green Party of Rwanda - the only permitted opposition party - and independent candidate Philippe Mpayimana. His close friend Tony Blair hails him as a "visionary leader" for the remarkable development he has brought about. Kagame's perceived popularity rests on Rwanda's transformation after genocide and civil war into one of Africa's most stable nations.

World New graffiti mocking Trump on Bethlehem barrier wall
Author: 0 New graffiti mocking Trump on Bethlehem barrier wall

In a second mural, he hugs and kisses an Israeli military watchtower, with hearts coming from his mouth and his left arm reaching around the structure attached to the wall. As a result, the Palestinian side of the wall is daubed with reams of graffiti, particularly in the Bethlehem, which hosts the Church of the Nativity, the said birthplace of Jesus.

World Prince Henrik of Denmark refuses to be buried next to his wife
Author: 0 Prince Henrik of Denmark refuses to be buried next to his wife

Looks like this is an argument Henrik is willing to literally take to the grave with him. This discontent has grown more and more in recent years. "For the prince , the decision not to be buried beside the queen is the natural outcome of not having been treated equally to his spouse-by not having the title and role he has desired".

World Tokyo's 80-year-old fish market catches fire
Author: 0 Tokyo's 80-year-old fish market catches fire

As the evening wore on, more than 60 fire trucks were brought through the narrow streets surrounding the market to work on the fire. "I could tell immediately that it's a fire", Kiyoshi Kimura, the head of the Sushizanmai restaurant chain, who was at his office in the area when the fire broke out, told AFP.

World 8-year-old girl dies months after drinking boiling water
Author: 0 8-year-old girl dies months after drinking boiling water

On Saturday night, she was rushed to a hospital after complaining she couldn't breathe. Doctors, however, were unable to save her and she was pronounced dead on July 31. "The loss of this child is truly devastating and our condolences go out to all those who loved her", DCF secretary Mike Carroll said. State authorities investigated that March incident and at least nine other allegations of either abuse or neglect involving the girl since her birth.

World Netanyahu's former aide turns state's witness in bribery case
Author: 0 Netanyahu's former aide turns state's witness in bribery case

Commentators speculated that the testimony of Ari Harow could guarantee the indictment of the prime minister in two corruption cases , and a former aide called the news a "bombshell" for the premier. "So this is not someone Netanyahu can disavow, and I further believe he has everything documented". Israeli media have reported that the gifts included cigars and champagne.

Author: 0 USA urges Americans to leave NKorea before ban starts

A spokesman for the North Korean foreign ministry told the state-controlled KCNA news agency Thursday that foreign tourists had no reason to fear for their safety in the country, welcoming all and any USA citizens who may want to visit. "Persons now in North Korea on a U.S. passport should depart North Korea before the travel restriction enters into effect on Friday, September 1st, 2017", the U.S.

World Korea contradictions emerge as Tillerson heads to Asia
Author: 0 Korea contradictions emerge as Tillerson heads to Asia

It is believed to be working on a nuclear missile capable of reaching the US. "We will no longer allow this to continue China could easily solve this problem!" he said. Asked about the SC senator's suggestion, White House press secretary Sarah Sanders said Trump has been "very outspoken" about "keeping all options on the table".

World Vice Presidential Poll Today, Venkaiah Naidu Expected to Triumph
Author: 0 Vice Presidential Poll Today, Venkaiah Naidu Expected to Triumph

NDA's Vice-Presidential candidate Venkaiah Naidu will most likely win the elections as he is expected to bag at least 488 votes. The National Democratic Alliance (NDA) has fielded former union minister M Venkaiah Naidu as its candidate for the post, while Opposition's nominee is former governor of West Bengal Gopalkrishna Gandhi .

World Celebrate Barack Obama's Birthday With This Crowd Singing to Him
Author: 0 Celebrate Barack Obama's Birthday With This Crowd Singing to Him

She also wrote to her husband's fans in an Obama Foundation email, "I'm asking you to share with Barack , right now, how you're stepping up to be a better citizen in your community". It seems that Obama plans to keep up the tradition even though he no longer has the White House letterhead. And while the the former commander in chief is unable to accept all of his invitations, he served as groomsman for his friend and former long-term aid, Marvin Nicholson , in January.

World United States sanctions will strengthen nuke ambition: N.Korea
Author: 0 United States sanctions will strengthen nuke ambition: N.Korea

Since North Korea's July 4 launch of an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM), the United States has been negotiating with Pyongyang ally China on a draft resolution to impose new sanctions on North Korea, which fired a second ICBM last Friday, in defiance of U.N.

World Tillerson Expressed Readiness to Cooperate with Russian Federation on Syrian Settlement
Author: 0 Tillerson Expressed Readiness to Cooperate with Russian Federation on Syrian Settlement

Susan Thornton is the top US diplomat for Asia. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson testifies before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee on June 13. "The sobering truth is we're still far where we ultimately need to be to operate in the modern information environment", Michael Lumpkin, coordinator of the Global Engagement Center under the Obama administration, told Congress.

World Signs That The Nitish Kumar-Sharad Yadav Feud Was Building Up
Author: 0 Signs That The Nitish Kumar-Sharad Yadav Feud Was Building Up

He is just dragging Sharad Yadav in everything, as he thinks that he will leave JD (U) and join RJD. He was asked about Yadav's opposition to Nitish Kumar's decision to form a government with the BJP in Bihar after dumping the Grand Alliance with the RJD and the Congress .

World Vatican opposes Venezuelan government's plan for new constitution
Author: 0 Vatican opposes Venezuelan government's plan for new constitution

The assembly's election on Sunday prompted U.S. President Donald Trump to label Maduro a dictator, a term the opposition has long used to describe the unpopular leader. "We say, empire, savage barbarians, don't mess with Venezuela, because Venezuela will never surrender". A statement issued Friday says steps such as the assembly "rather than favor reconciliation and peace, foment a climate of tension and confrontation".

World Appeals court overturns Blackwater guard murder conviction, orders new trail
Author: 0 Appeals court overturns Blackwater guard murder conviction, orders new trail

He had faced manslaughter charges, but prosecutors missed a filing deadline in his case and inadvertently let the statute of limitations expire, leaving them with the choice of prosecuting him for murder or dropping the charges. Senior U.S. District Court Judge Royce Lamberth sentenced the four in April 2015. The American security contractors worked for the Moyock-based company and fired machine guns and launched grenades into a traffic circle in Baghdad.

World Leo Varadkar To Make His First Visit To North Today
Author: 0 Leo Varadkar To Make His First Visit To North Today

Brexit is expected to be one of the main issues on the agenda at the party talks. In a major speech in Belfast on Friday, taoiseach Leo Varadkar said Britain's vote to leave the European Union represented "the biggest challenge in our generation" and that life in Northern Ireland would be impacted in every way by Brexit .