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Author: 0 Theresa May heads back as ministers flesh out post-Brexit aims

The paper is understood to say that United Kingdom wants to remain in a customs union with the EU for at least the estimated three years of transition after Britain's 2019 exit from the union. The paper will also reject the idea of a lengthy transition period, during which the status quo is maintained while negotiations drag on: an option favoured by pro-EU Tories, and business groups including the CBI.

World Google celebrates India's Independence Day with an artistic doodle
Author: 0 Google celebrates India's Independence Day with an artistic doodle

State ministers insist it is merely an administrative matter, helping Muslim schools to prove they are taking part in national holidays, a key requirement to receive government funding. A common denominator in this majority Hindu-Muslim issue between India and Pakistan has been the other minority religious groups who are on both sides of the divide.

World Suspect in Charlottesville vehicle attack denied bail
Author: 0 Suspect in Charlottesville vehicle attack denied bail

Fields is now in jail in Virginia after a judge ordered him held without bond on Monday. Among the charges he is facing is second-degree murder . Asked if he had any ties to the community in Charlottesville, Fields, staring into the camera, replied: "No, sir".

World How the USA would detect, try to shoot down North Korean missile
Author: 0 How the USA would detect, try to shoot down North Korean missile

Abe says: "I will do everything, to the best of my ability, to protect the safety and property of the Japanese people". Striking back at criticisms of President Donald Trump's rhetoric having amped up the military tensions with North Korea, National Security Adviser H.R.

World How the USA would detect, try to shoot down North Korean missile
Author: 0 How the USA would detect, try to shoot down North Korean missile

Abe says: "I will do everything, to the best of my ability, to protect the safety and property of the Japanese people". Striking back at criticisms of President Donald Trump's rhetoric having amped up the military tensions with North Korea, National Security Adviser H.R.

World Former President Obama's tweet goes viral
Author: 0 Former President Obama's tweet goes viral

Barack Obama is still the man, in case any of y'all were wondering. Taking to Twitter, the 44th POTUS shared a quote from Nelson Mandela's Long Road To Freedom . He continued: "We must remember this truth: No matter our color, creed, religion or political party, we are ALL AMERICANS FIRST". Saturday's violent, extremist rally saw a auto plough through a crowd of anti-fascist protesters, killing 32-year-old Heather Heyer, a paralegal and activist.

World Korean War survivor analyzes rhetoric between US, North Korea
Author: 0 Korean War survivor analyzes rhetoric between US, North Korea

Trump insisted during the 2016 presidential campaign that he was willing to negotiate with North Korea in order to avoid a nuclear war. The secretaries urged all nations to honor their commitments to enforce U.N. " North Korea is a serious thing", the Minnesota Democrat said during a question-and-answer session at the progressive Netroots Nation conference in Atlanta on Friday.

World Gold Hits Two-Month High on North Korea Tensions
Author: 0 Gold Hits Two-Month High on North Korea Tensions

The Swiss franc reversed a two-week losing streak, rising rose 1.12 per cent versus the greenback at 0.96 per dollar. Global stocks lost almost $1 trillion in value last week after President Donald Trump warned North Korea that it would face " fire and fury " if it threatened the United States , leading to a war of words between Pyongyang and Washington.

World Kenya president urges opposition to use 'legal mechanisms'
Author: 0 Kenya president urges opposition to use 'legal mechanisms'

There was a small protest in Nairobi's Kibera slum, another scene of recent clashes. Violence flared up before the announcement of the August 8 election were announced last week, largely between supporters of rival candidate, Raila Odinga, and the police.

World Swiss hotel sparks outrage by asking Jewish guests to shower before swimming
Author: 0 Swiss hotel sparks outrage by asking Jewish guests to shower before swimming

We spoke with the woman who was very nice to us. A haredi family from Israel received a shock when they found an anti-Semitic sign at the Swiss hotel at which they were vacationing، as Arutz Sheva said. In defending this Jewish-only note, Thomann explained that since the refrigerators in the room are small, she permits guests to keep small amounts of kosher food in the hotel refrigerator.

World Faulty solar eclipse glasses: Amazon to offer refunds
Author: 0 Faulty solar eclipse glasses: Amazon to offer refunds

The Great American Eclipse will cross from OR to SC - and unless you are in the path of full totality, which Louisville is not, you'll have to use eclipse glasses for the entire event. The online retailer began notifying customers who purchased potentially unsafe glasses on Saturday. If you weren't contacted but still are anxious about your purchase, WRC reported that you can request a refund from Amazon customer service.

World A look at the history of total solar eclipses
Author: 0 A look at the history of total solar eclipses

There has been enormous demand for those kinds of glasses, which prevent the permanent eye damage that the sun's rays could cause. Because of this, you'll see the corona (the upper atmosphere of the sun, not the sun-colored beach brew), which looks like a bright, glowing halo.

World Taliban writes Trump warning against U.S. troop increase
Author: 0 Taliban writes Trump warning against U.S. troop increase

The war in Afghanistan is the longest in U.S. history with a cost of about $1 trillion. "Several Taliban insurgents launched coordinated attack on security check posts in Momand Dara", Khaama Press had quoted a provincial government media office statement.

World Both Korean leaders, U.S. signal turn to diplomacy amid crisis
Author: 0 Both Korean leaders, U.S. signal turn to diplomacy amid crisis

China's vote was a welcoming sign that Beijing is willing to work with Washington as tensions between the US and North Korea remain tense. But in case anyone assumed he was leaving the Trump reservation on foreign policy, Tillerson maintained that "what the president was just reaffirming is that the United States has the capability to fully defend itself from any attack, and our allies, and we will do so".

Author: 0 Guam sees North Korea tensions as easing

On Saturday, some of Japan's land-based Patriot Advanced Capability-3 (PAC-3) missile interceptors began arriving at Japanese Self Defense Forces (SDF) bases in three of the four prefectures any North Korean missiles would likely fly over en route to Guam .

Author: 0 Pompeo: Not Surprising If N. Korea Tests Missile Again

They didn't elaborate further on that. Their recent exchanges were focused on a North Korean threat to fire a volley of four missiles over Japan towards the United States territory of Guam, which hosts a number of strategic military bases.

World Hurricane Gert now second of 2017 hurricane season
Author: 0 Hurricane Gert now second of 2017 hurricane season

EDT (1336 UTC) when winds had reached about 57.5 miles per hour (50 knots). The National Hurricane Center said it expects Tropical Storm Gert to strengthen into a hurricane Monday night, though it should stay off the United States' eastern coast.

World Ric Flair Reportedly Out Of Surgery And Resting
Author: 0 Ric Flair Reportedly Out Of Surgery And Resting

Nearly instantly, the wrestling legend became a Twitter trending topic, with fans and co-workers alike sharing their tribute to the man known as "The Nature Boy" for many years. The 16-time World Champion and two-time Hall of Famer still remains the most charismatic wrestler in the history of Wrestling entertainment. Recently he's focused on supporting his daughter Charlotte in her WWE career.

World Belgian chicken meat sent to Africa likely contained Fipronil - Egg traders association
Author: 0 Belgian chicken meat sent to Africa likely contained Fipronil - Egg traders association

The farm, which has some 80,000 hens, produces about 25,000 eggs a day. "I didn't know it was fipronil", the farm owner told officials. Eggs affected by the fipronil chemical scandal have now been confirmed as spreading to 17 European countries from the Netherlands, including to Belgium, Romania, Germany, Sweden, France, and the United Kingdom, and also as far as Hong Kong.

World John Kerry: President Trump's 'many sides' comment can't be erased
Author: 0 John Kerry: President Trump's 'many sides' comment can't be erased

Mr Trump's unscheduled briefing came after he met Federal Bureau of Investigation director Chris Wray and Attorney-General Jeff Sessions about the violence on Saturday. Merck's CEO Kenneth Frazier went even further. However, the United States leader has been widely criticised for failing to single out white supremacist groups in his condemnation and he was forced to clarify his position two days after the events .

World Tillerson, Mattis present united front on North Korea
Author: 0 Tillerson, Mattis present united front on North Korea

For the USA to be more specific on how it plans to counter the bluster coming from the North Korean leader would make Trump the bad guy and Kim the bullied one. On Thursday, Trump said his fire and fury statement wasn't tough enough. But China, which accounts for over 90% of North Korea's worldwide trade, is likely to resist any measures that would put the rogue nation's economy at risk of collapse.

Author: 0 Attack from North Korea not imminent

U.S. President Donald Trump's harsh rhetoric against North Korea and equally strident counter-threats by Pyongyang have made the situation in the Korean Peninsula drastically worse. Joseph Dunford is traveling in Asia and is expected to meet with leaders in China, South Korea and Japan. "Moon has been telling Trump that a military option should never be considered, but there is not much we can do when two strong leaders (of North Korea and the United States) are clashing", said Lee ...

World Fuente Names Red-Shirt Freshman Josh Jackson as Hokies' Starting Quarterback
Author: 0 Fuente Names Red-Shirt Freshman Josh Jackson as Hokies' Starting Quarterback

Josh Jackson emerged from a three-way competition, edging Hendon Hooker and AJ Bush to land the starting gig. None of the three quarterbacks has thrown a pass as a college football player. "He executed, and he took care of the ball". "I thought I was doing a good job". Jackson was a four-star recruit in the 2016 class and ranked as Rivals' No.

World Teen arrested for Boston Holocaust Memorial vandalism
Author: 0 Teen arrested for Boston Holocaust Memorial vandalism

A person has been arrested after the city of Boston's Holocaust Memorial was vandalized on Monday night. A man was arrested in June for smashing another pane of glass on the memorial. "And, in light of the recent events and unrest in Charlottesville , it's sad to see a young person choose to engage in such senseless and shameful behaviour".