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World Trump considering 'possible military option' in Venezuela
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The Venezuelan government on Saturday fired back at what it called a "reckless threat " by U.S. President Donald Trump , who included a military option as a possible action during his remarks about that nation's current turmoil. Delcy Rodriguez , president of Venezuela's National Constituent Assembly , ANC, has announced that the political body will work alongside Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro in the face of the military threat posed by U.S.

World Guam is telling its citizens how to survive a nuclear attack
Author: 0 Guam is telling its citizens how to survive a nuclear attack

Merkel called on the U.N. Security Council to continue to address the issue. "I think escalating the rhetoric is the wrong answer", Merkel added. In the escalating verbal war with the United States, North Korea has warned that it plans to fire four missiles over Japan to Guam, home to a US military base.

World Trump says US is 'locked and loaded' in N.Korea confrontation
Author: 0 Trump says US is 'locked and loaded' in N.Korea confrontation

Female guards are seen standing on platforms waiting for incoming trains which are made up of old carriages from Germany, bought up by North Korea in 1999 as they were heading for the scrap heap. As North Korea's only real ally, China has more influence than any other nation over the hermit nation. Critics say the best way to handle North Korea involves diplomacy.

Author: 0 Astronaut Films a Solar Eclipse From Space

I had wondered for some time why no one but me seemed to be getting excited about the upcoming eclipse, but it seems the rest of America is catching up with me at last. before exiting off the east coast of Central Florida. On July 2, 2019, a full solar eclipse is scheduled to pass over the South Pacific, Chile and Argentina; these same countries, along with the South Atlantic, will experience another totality event less than a year later on December 14, 2020.

World Venezuela rejects Trump talk of military option
Author: 0 Venezuela rejects Trump talk of military option

Speaking to Journalists during an impromptu question and answer press conference, President Trump said that the people of Venezuela are suffering, and some are dying. Venezuelan president Nicolás Maduro on August 7 on his public television show Sundays with Maduro welcomed this intention to participate and again repeated his call for dialogue and reconciliation via the electoral route.

World Trump Tweets Military Solutions 'Locked And Loaded Should North Korea Act Unwisely'
Author: 0 Trump Tweets Military Solutions 'Locked And Loaded Should North Korea Act Unwisely'

The CNN poll , also conducted last week, showed Americans were divided on how to deal with North Korea, with 50 percent of those polled saying they favored military action, and 43 percent saying they opposed it. On Tuesday , Trump's initial comments were made after reports that North Korea had successfully miniaturized warheads to fit on intercontinental ballistic missiles (ICBM).

Author: 0 State of emergency as white nationalist rally in Charlottesville turns violent

In declaring a state of emergency in Virginia, Gov. McAuliffe said he was "disgusted by the hatred, bigotry and violence these protesters have brought to our state over the past 24 hours". Mimi Arbeit, an organizer of the counter-protests, however, rejected Kessler's claim that the rally was about freedom of speech. In televised remarks, Trump said he and his administration "condemn in the strongest possible terms this egregious display of hatred, bigotry, and violence on many sides".

World Secretary Mattis says U.S. is 'ready' to counter North Korean threat
Author: 0 Secretary Mattis says U.S. is 'ready' to counter North Korean threat

President Donald Trump says he's planning to add billions of dollars to the nation's anti-missile programs. Tillerson said Wednesday as he returned from an Asia trip he doesn't believe there is "any imminent threat". While Trump on Tuesday warned North Korea not to threaten the US and spoke of meeting the North with " fire and fury like the world has never seen ", Tillerson on Wednesday played down those comments.

World Trump's freaky brag about the nuclear arsenal doesn't square with reality
Author: 0 Trump's freaky brag about the nuclear arsenal doesn't square with reality

The long answer: Trump is rattling the nuclear saber following reports that North Korea might have built a nuclear weapon that it could fit atop a missile capable of hitting the United States. "What he has done is set the Department of Defense some homework that hasn't been turned in yet", Berger said. Only the Navy's 14 ballistic missile submarines, which operate from bases in Georgia and Washington state, continue to sail with the intercontinental weapons they can launch while ...

World Former GOP Sen. Gordon Humphrey: 'Seriously Sick' Trump Must Be Replaced ASAP
Author: 0 Former GOP Sen. Gordon Humphrey: 'Seriously Sick' Trump Must Be Replaced ASAP

A New Hampshire reporter published Humphrey's letter to Rep. Ann Kuster (D-N.H.), in which he called Trump "sick", "dangerous" and a man of "poor judgement, belligerence and reckless impetuosity". McMaster. As tensions continued to mount on Thursday between Washington and Pyongyang, former President Jimmy Carter said North Korean leaders are convinced the USA plans to launch a preemptive strike against the nation.

World Driver in fatal Charlottesville wreck identified as James Alex Fields
Author: 0 Driver in fatal Charlottesville wreck identified as James Alex Fields

Fields Jr. has been charged with one count of second degree murder, three counts of malicious wounding, and one count of failing to stop, according to the official. Police said Lieutenant H Jay Cullen of Midlothian and Trooper-Pilot Burke M.M. Bates of Quinton were killed in the crash. One person died and 19 were injured Saturday when a auto rammed a crowd of counterprotesters gathered to oppose a " Unite the Right " rally of white nationalist and other right-wing groups.

World EU Expands Sanctions Against N. Korea
Author: 0 EU Expands Sanctions Against N. Korea

The EU had previously repeatedly used punitive measures such as asset freezes and travel bans due to violations of United Nations resolutions on its nuclear and ballistic programs. "If North Korea (DPRK) does anything in terms of even thinking about attack of anybody that we love or we represent or our allies or us". Trump warned North Korea on Tuesday it will be met with "fire and fury" if it continues to threaten his country.

World JD(U) rift deepens, party removes Sharad Yadav as Rajya Sabha leader
Author: 0 JD(U) rift deepens, party removes Sharad Yadav as Rajya Sabha leader

Yadav had publicly opposed the JD (U )-BJP alliance in Bihar, saying the people of the state voted for the Grand Alliance. He also said that he is personally hurt by the move. He made it clear that the JD (U) has already chose to align with the BJP . He has taken care of such concerns in the Bihar council of ministers. In his statement a few days back he said that the mahagathbandhan was formed for 5 years, Nitish has broken the trust of 11 crore people of Bihar by breaking the alliance and ...

World Former Regina Pats head coach Bryan Murray passes away at 74
Author: 0 Former Regina Pats head coach Bryan Murray passes away at 74

National Hockey League commissioner Gary Bettman was quick to release a statement in the aftermath of the passing. He won the Jack Adam's Trophy while coaching them in 1983-84. His next job would be in the WHL with the Regina Pats in the 1979-80 season, which led to his first job at the professional ranks with the Hershey Bears in 1980-81.

World 629 ft. cargo ship runs aground, closes St Marys River
Author: 0 629 ft. cargo ship runs aground, closes St Marys River

Plan components included offloading ballast water and refloating the Calumet. The Calumet was then refloated, and sailed on its own power to anchorage near Lake Nickolet, where it went under examination. Oil Spill Removal Organization was hired to place boom near vessel to protect the environment as a precaution. Contracted divers conducted an initial assessment of the vessel's stern and determined that it is structurally sound.

World Trump speaks with Guam governor amid North Korea threat
Author: 0 Trump speaks with Guam governor amid North Korea threat

So, with all the criticism going on over there from a guy who is being targeted, we need a president like you. " Don't worry about a thing ", President Trump responded. The president also told the leader of Guam the threat of a nuclear attack by North Korea could even enhance tourism to the island territory substantially - without having to spend a dime.

World Danish Inventor Charged with Murder After Submarine Is Wrecked
Author: 0 Danish Inventor Charged with Murder After Submarine Is Wrecked

The inventor told authorities Friday that he dropped Wall off on an island in Copenhagen's harbor before the vessel sank. Peter Madsen was arrested Friday on preliminary manslaughter charges after his 40-ton, almost 18-meter-long (60-foot-long) ship, named the UC3 Nautilus, sank off Denmark's eastern coast.

World Heavy rains trigger flood-like situation
Author: 0 Heavy rains trigger flood-like situation

Rainfall forecast issued by India Meteorological Department (IMD) for the next 5 days indicate that Heavy to very heavy rainfall are very likely to occur in Arunachal Pradesh, Assam & Meghalaya, Sub Himalayan West Bengal, Sikkim and Bhutan.

World VSP: Two dead in Charlottesville helicopter crash
Author: 0 VSP: Two dead in Charlottesville helicopter crash

State Police have not said if the helicopter was involved in Saturday's rally in Charlottesville. Two people have been confirmed dead. The FAA said it is investigating the crash and the National Transportation Safety Board will determine its probable cause.

World Bomb Blast Kills 15 in Southwestern Pakistan
Author: 0 Bomb Blast Kills 15 in Southwestern Pakistan

A powerful blast has killed at least 15 people and wounded 32 others in Pakistan's southwestern province of Balochistan, which borders Iran and Afghanistan , an official said. Bugti said rescue had begun as the area targeted in the blast caught fire soon after the explosion. Pakistani army chief Gen. Qamar Javed Bajwa condemned the attack.

World United States could launch a preemptive strike against North Korea
Author: 0 United States could launch a preemptive strike against North Korea

Trump praised the military, bashed an "obstructionist Congress" and told Calvo how tourism would be boosted for Guam without spending money. But regardless, our military is so incredible, and there's no partisanship there, believe me. "And we are with you 1,000%". Even if they could successfully target us, the USA military installations here have defense capabilities which I feel pretty confident would keep anything from actually hitting us.

World Why the latest sanctions on North Korea may fail
Author: 0 Why the latest sanctions on North Korea may fail

In June the Trump administration announced new sanctions against the Bank of Dandong in China, which sits across the border from North Korea. Watchers say it'll likely denounce North Korea and its missile launches and further deepen the country's global isolation.

World Trump aide: Tillerson has no say in military matters
Author: 0 Trump aide: Tillerson has no say in military matters

Tillerson spoke to reporters Wednesday after President Donald Trump and North Korea traded escalating threats of "fire", with the North saying it was examining plans for attacking Guam. Tillerson was talking to journalists aboard his plane en route to the U.S. territory of Guam, where North Korea had warned it was considering missile strikes.

World Kashmir: One civilian killed after Pakistan violates ceasefire in Poonch district
Author: 0 Kashmir: One civilian killed after Pakistan violates ceasefire in Poonch district

Tomar, 42 years, belonged to village Tarsana in Madhya Pradesh's Morena district and is survived by his wife and a son and daughter. This is the second time in a row when Pakistan has violated ceasefire on Saturday. Army has undertaken search operations in the areas. "They remained confined to their homes and once the firing and shelling subsided, they moved to underground bunkers for safety", he said.