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World France's Macron warns against 'escalation of tensions' over North Korea
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The president spoke later Friday with Guam Gov. Eddie Calvo, promising: "You are safe". The US island territory's Office of Civil Defence has been distributing fact sheets entitled Preparing for an Imminent Missile Threat in the wake North Korea's threat to launch an attack as tensions have continued to escalate with the US.

World United States has been conducting back-channel talks with North Korea for months
Author: 0 United States has been conducting back-channel talks with North Korea for months

France is a member of the Security Council, which approved fresh sanctions on North Korea this month for its recent intercontinental ballistic missile testing. "And frankly, you could have said that for the last three presidents". Trump has pushed China to pressure North Korea to halt a nuclear weapons program that is nearing the capability of targeting the United States.

World Utah National Guard member dead, 11 injured in combat in Afghanistan
Author: 0 Utah National Guard member dead, 11 injured in combat in Afghanistan

A U.S. soldier has been killed in Afghanistan in an operation targeting Islamic State group insurgents, commanders said on Thursday, in the latest blow to American forces in the war-torn nation. ISIS-K has conducted several deadly attacks throughout the country this year. U.S. Forces-Afghanistan had said that Khan's removal "will deprive the group of an experienced media production director and a skilled propagandist".

World Madhya Pradesh civic polls: BJP dominates despite setbacks in Mandsaur
Author: 0 Madhya Pradesh civic polls: BJP dominates despite setbacks in Mandsaur

According to the results, the BJP has retained its popularity while the Congress, which has improved its tally, still has a lot to do before the 2018 elections. Amit Shah will arrive in Bhopal on Thursday night and hold a series of meetings with party functionaries and elected representatives over the next three days.

World Pauline Hanson Is Wearing A Burqa In The Senate
Author: 0 Pauline Hanson Is Wearing A Burqa In The Senate

In remarks that secured him a standing ovation from the opposition Labor party, and the Greens party, as well as other crossbench senators, Brandis warned Hanson against indulging in behaviour that Muslim Australians would find offensive. "I'm not going to dictate the standard of dress for senators in this Chamber". "We have about 500,000 Australians in this country of the Islamic faith and the vast majority of them are law abiding, good Australians".

World Rangers to set up solar telescope to view eclipse
Author: 0 Rangers to set up solar telescope to view eclipse

He added, "If yours are not ISO 12312-2, that's the safety standards, it's the worldwide standards, and if you have eclipse glasses and they are not ISO standard, make sure you don't use those". Rangers will set up a solar telescope, and there will be solar eclipse glasses for people to use and share, as well as pinhole projectors . "It needs a special certified solar filter at the front of it".

World New York Yankees pitcher Sonny Gray gets win against New York Mets
Author: 0 New York Yankees pitcher Sonny Gray gets win against New York Mets

The Yankees swept a six-game series in 2003, while the Mets swept a four-game series in 2013. Michael Conforto would end the inning on a strikeout courtesy of Yankees starter Jaime Garcia. Severino is the Yankees best and he has to be chomping at the bit after getting hammered last time out... That's when Ronald Torreyes hit a double into the left-field corner to start the inning off of Paul Sewald.

World Natalee Holloway's Dad Having Human Remains Tested For DNA
Author: 0 Natalee Holloway's Dad Having Human Remains Tested For DNA

Natalee vanished while on a graduation trip with friends in May 2005. The Disappearance of Natalee Holloway premieres Saturday, Aug. 19 at 9 p.m. on Oxygen . Then, in 2015, Dave received a promising lead from a man who claimed to be roommates with a co-conspirator who helped prime suspect Joran van der Sloot dispose of Natalee's remains.

World North East students await A-level results
Author: 0 North East students await A-level results

There are still plenty of options for anyone who feels disappointed on A-Level results day. Every year, Adjustment is available from A level results day. If you don't find the course you're looking for straight away, try again later. The University still has 382 courses advertised on the Universities and Colleges Admission Service (Ucas) website including English Literature, History, Law, Mathematics, Business Management and Chemical Engineering.

World Muslim teacher leads Independence Day celebrations in flooded Assam school
Author: 0 Muslim teacher leads Independence Day celebrations in flooded Assam school

The death toll has crossed 56 in Bihar. Relief camp and recuse operation been monitored by the state administration and instructed by West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee. The Railway Board has chose to cancel inbound trains from other parts of the country to the northeastern region as rail links have been snapped in different places due to heavy rains in Assam, West Bengal and in Bihar in the past 72 hours.

World Trump is Correct, Both Sides to Blame in Charlottesville
Author: 0 Trump is Correct, Both Sides to Blame in Charlottesville

Bannon". "Not all of those people were neo-Nazis. I think if we continue to create jobs at levels that I'm creating jobs, I think that's going to have a tremendous impact, positive impact, on race relations". "There was a group on this side - you can call them the left, you've just called them the left - that came violently attacking the other group", Trump said.

World Baby Dolphin Dies After Being Passed Around For Selfies With Tourists
Author: 0 Baby Dolphin Dies After Being Passed Around For Selfies With Tourists

When first responders from Equinac arrived on the scene, they said that the animal was already dead. "Cetaceans (large marine mammals including whales, dolphins and porpoises) are animals very susceptible to stress and ... According to several posts on the group's Facebook page, a baby dolphin that was stranded on the beach was quickly surrounded by numerous "curious" people, including children, who wanted to touch and photograph it.

World North American states meet to begin NAFTA renegotiation
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President of USA has blamed NAFTA for putting down factories of United States and sending U.S.jobs to low-wage Mexico. Vanessa Rubio, an undersecretary at Mexico's finance ministry who is taking part in the NAFTA negotiations that began in Washington on Wednesday, said discussions on financial services had found common ground between the three countries.

World Top US military officer warns N Korea that US military ready
Author: 0 Top US military officer warns N Korea that US military ready

The US-South Korean military exercises are due to start next week. Kim Jong Un's government has always denounced the joint exercises as a provocative ruse created to hide a USA invasion. A United Nations report in March said, an estimated 18 million people across North Korea continue to suffer from food insecurity and malnutrition, as well as a lack of basic services.

World US designates Hizbul Mujahideen as a foreign terrorist group
Author: 0 US designates Hizbul Mujahideen as a foreign terrorist group

The action follows the designation of HM's leader Mohammad Yusuf Shah, who is also known as Syed Salahuddin , as a global terrorist by the United States government in June. The listing of Hizbul among the internationally recognized terror outfits comes as a major diplomatic success for India, which has been battling the insurgent outfit in Kashmir for almost the past three decades.

World Angela Merkel benefits as Gerhard Schröder joins Rosneft board
Author: 0 Angela Merkel benefits as Gerhard Schröder joins Rosneft board

Schulz welcomed belated government support for his proposal on Friday to introduce electric vehicle quotas in Europe, which Merkel initially said was not well thought out. Schulz and Maas are the highest-ranking German politicians to criticise Trump's rhetoric about the violence. With Germany's largest industry struggling to mend its reputation after a diesel emissions scandal, Merkel said comments she had made in May had been misinterpreted as meaning she had abandoned the electrification ...

Author: 0 White Supremacist Cries After Realizing He Could Be Arrested

I do not want violence with you". Christopher Cantwell was the central figure in a chilling real-time Vice documentary, displaying his personal arsenal of weapons, denigrating black and Jewish people and declaring the ramming death of 32-year-old Heather Heyer at the rally as "justified".

World U.S. to Continue to Press for Change in Venezuela, Says VP Pence
Author: 0 U.S. to Continue to Press for Change in Venezuela, Says VP Pence

Still, Pence stressed the USA would much prefer what he called a "peaceable" solution to the growing political and humanitarian crisis. The Trump administration will not allow Venezuela to "collapse into dictatorship", Pence said Monday, adding the U.S.is "committed to bring all the resources of our nation, economically and diplomatically to bear" to prevent that.

World Counter rally set in Charlottesville suspect's Ohio town
Author: 0 Counter rally set in Charlottesville suspect's Ohio town

President Trump said , "Her death fills us with grief and we send her family our thoughts, our prayers, and our love". Heather's grandfather, Elwood Shrader , said that she showed her passion for equality at an early age and swiftly called out something that wasn't right.

World Dolly Parton to Release First Children's Album in the Fall
Author: 0 Dolly Parton to Release First Children's Album in the Fall

Dolly's Imagination Library initiative was launched 20 years ago, and has provided over 100 million books free-of-charge to kids under 5 across the world. Parton's last album was 2016's Pure & Simple, a collection of songs inspired by love, and her 50-year marriage to her husband, Carl Dean. "It's the giving back that's [as] important to me as the gettin'", Parton said.