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Big Ben Is Going Silent For How Long?!

Big Ben Is Going Silent For How Long?! Theresa May has attacked plans for Big Ben to be kept silent for four years while restoration work takes place. The £29m conservation project includes the fix of the tower, which houses the Great Clock, and its bell. Jaggs encouraged members of the public to gather in nearby Parliament Square to hear the final bongs next Monday. Liberal Democratic MP Tom Brake, a member of the commission, h... [Full Article...]

Attorney General Sessions Slams Chicago over 'Sanctuary City' Policies

Attorney General Sessions Slams Chicago over 'Sanctuary City' Policies Mr. Sessions will be joined by Tom Homan, the acting director of Immigration and Customs Enforcement , at an event Wednesday afternoon in Miami. Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez sought to straddle the contentious politics of immigration, saying on Fox News that he holds "different views" than the Trump administration, he agrees with a policy of detaining undocumented immigrants for federal autho... [Full Article...]

Govt asks Google, Facebook to remove links to Blue Whale Challenge

Govt asks Google, Facebook to remove links to Blue Whale Challenge His mother said her son had downloaded the game in November last, leading to his death. "It is understood that an administrator of the game uses social media platforms to invite/incite children to play this game, which may eventually lead the child to take extreme steps for self-inflicting injuries, including suicide". [Full Article...]

Hope Hicks to become next WH communications director

Hope Hicks to become next WH communications director The White House did not return Newsweek's request for confirmation of whether Hicks is taking up the role. Her only political communications experience is with Trump's campaign and administration, but her family has worked in public relations for decades. [Full Article...]

China announces September 5 cutoff of North Korean imports

China announces September 5 cutoff of North Korean imports Beijing had pledged to fully enforce the latest sanctions after the United States accused China of not doing enough to rein in its neighbour, which relies heavily on the Asian giant for its economic survival. Among the latest banned products, China imported Dollars 74.4 million worth of iron ore in the first five months of this year, nearly equalling the figure for all of 2016. [Full Article...]

Mugabe's wife turns herself in after reported assault

Mugabe's wife turns herself in after reported assault Police Minister Fikile Mbalula however had earlier confirmed that Ms Mugabe had handed herself over to the South African Police Service (SAPS) and was to appear in the Wynberg Magistrate's court at 13h00 today. Many shared the example from last week when Mduduzi Manana, a South African deputy minister, was freed on $375 bail after allegedly assaulting a woman at a nightclub. [Full Article...]

Powerball jackpot climbs to $430 million

Powerball jackpot climbs to $430 million A statistical analysis of winnings last Sunday indicates that a total of 630 players won various consolation prizes on the off line platform using POS with various agents Nationwide, while 204 players won in the online platform, using the mobile App and web, making it a total of 834 wins in Week 8. [Full Article...]

Trump Loudly Insists Both Sides to Blame For Virginia Violence

Trump Loudly Insists Both Sides to Blame For Virginia Violence Lee. At the University of Florida, where Spencer has asked to speak, President W. Kent Fuchs called the events in Virginia "deplorable" but indicated school officials might be unable to block his appearance. "It's wonderful to see how the media is able to bully the President of the United States into going along with their FAKE NEWS narrative", Mr Duke wrote . [Full Article...]

Trump says 'alt-left' also to blame for death in Charlottesville

Trump says 'alt-left' also to blame for death in Charlottesville That the rioting caused by the white nationalists resulted in the death of a young woman rammed by a vehicle driven by a neo-Nazi only compounds the tragedy of the situation. You can call it murder. He is also charged with three counts of malicious wounding and one count of hit-and-run. After delivering a wild press conference in which he slammed the "alt-left" and defended the "peaceful" whi... [Full Article...]

Donald Trump's Pick Survives Alabama GOP Senate Primary

Donald Trump's Pick Survives Alabama GOP Senate Primary Luther Strange has been unable to hold off surging challenger Roy Moore heading into Tuesday's Alabama Republican Senate primary election. Since Gov. "I certainly think our people in Alabama expect that to happen", unusual said. Moore's ads tend to focus on his own résumé, while Brooks has used his TV time (for the most part) to fend off odd and SLF's charges of disloyalty to Trump. [Full Article...]

Britain seeks temporary customs union with EU

Britain seeks temporary customs union with EU The organisations called for a tariff-free goods trade agreement between the United Kingdom and European Union, regulatory equivalence and mutual recognition of standards on an ongoing basis to ensure continued mutual access for both goods and services, and a flexible system for the movement of labour and skills. [Full Article...]

U.S. confident of 'peaceable' Venezuelan solution

U.S. confident of 'peaceable' Venezuelan solution On Sunday night, in an apparent effort to ease alarm, Pence said the United States was confident that a peaceful solution could be found to the country's political and economic crises. Vice President Mike Pence announced the United States will allow imports of Colombian avocados and Colombia will import more US rough rice. He added: "The way to go is not the use of force". [Full Article...]

'They Have 24 Hours to Move'

'They Have 24 Hours to Move' The company said the article violated its terms and conditions and has told the Daily Stormer , the self-proclaimed "World's Most Genocidal Republican Website" to find a new provider. Daily Stormer will likely have until the end of today to find a new host or it will be forced to shut down temporarily. It's unclear where the Daily Stormer will try to go next - or even how many of its tr... [Full Article...]

Kim Jong Un's disappearance sparks concerns missile launch could be imminent

The United States will go to war with North Korea if it fires missiles at Guam, Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said Monday , issuing another strong warning to the nuclear armed regime. "The United States, which was the first to bring numerous strategic nuclear equipment near us, should first make the right decision and show through actions if they wish to ease tensions on the Korean peninsula and... [Full Article...]

Modi's I-Day speech 'most disappointing', insensitive towards Gorakhpur deaths: Congress

Modi's I-Day speech 'most disappointing', insensitive towards Gorakhpur deaths: Congress The entire eastern India has huge potential to take the country to new heights. "There won't be any place for crony-capitalism in New India", he added. Modi said that over 3 lakh shell companies had been detected, of which around 1.75 lakh had been de-registered. Modi began the day with a traditional address from the ramparts of the Red Fort, challenging Indians to summon the same conviction t... [Full Article...]

Trump reportedly mulling pardon for former Maricopa County Sheriff Arpaio

Trump reportedly mulling pardon for former Maricopa County Sheriff Arpaio Patriots On The Right, calling Arpaio's conviction "stupid", urged people to "SHARE this story if you support the idea, Joe Arpaio , to be pardoned (sic)". Arpaio has maintained his innocence since the outset of his trial, but also said that he would accept a pardon from the president if offered. Trump corroborated this conversation by retweeting the Fox News story earlier today, but then... [Full Article...]

Charlottesville: Twitter slams Trump's response, lauds Obama and Clinton's

Charlottesville: Twitter slams Trump's response, lauds Obama and Clinton's The tweet has been liked more than 2.5 million times, making it the second-most liked tweet of all time, behind a tweet from Ariana Grande following the attack at her concert in Manchester in May, a Twitter spokesperson confirmed to CNN. The most retweeted tweet of all time remains an American teenager's attempt to get free chicken nuggets from fast food chain Wendy's. Comparatively, Trump's fi... [Full Article...]

USA 'taking all possible actions' to defend against North Korea

Also within range are numerous 28,500 U.S. troops stationed in the South. McMaster also said while poised militarily, the USA is exploring other avenues to confront the threat from Kim's weapons program. "It is probably fair to say they are moving toward that at an ever-alarming rate", he said when asked whether North Korea has nuclear weapons capable of hitting the U.S. [Full Article...]

Protesters pull down Confederate statue in North Carolina

Protesters pull down Confederate statue in North Carolina There were no arrests. The incident comes just days after white nationalists convened in Charlottesville, Virginia, to protest the removal of Confederate general Robert E. There are about 120 Civil War memorials across the state, according to the Division of State Historic Sites and Properties. "With all this going on about these confederate monuments across the United States why are progress... [Full Article...]

Experts say Kim Jong-Un doesn't want nuclear war

Experts say Kim Jong-Un doesn't want nuclear war Calvo said North Korea has threatened Guam - which hosts two large military bases and more than 6,000 U.S. troops and support staff - at least three times since 2013. "I am heartened by reports that North Korea has decided, for now, to walk back their threats of an imminent attack on or around Guam", said Congresswoman Madeleine Z. [Full Article...]


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