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Global Media Dunford Arrives in China
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The top US military officer and the senior American commander in South Korea vowed to press ahead with planned military drills with Seoul this month, despite claims by the North that such exercises are a direct threat to the regime in Pyongyang.

Global Media Durham protesters topple Confederate statue outside courthouse
Author: 0 Durham protesters topple Confederate statue outside courthouse

Engraved on the front of the monument is "The Confederate States of America". Protesters can be seen kicking the statue and celebrating its fall in videos taken at the scene. "People can be mobilized and people are angry", said Takiyah Thompson, one of the demonstrators. Virginia State Police officers H. Jay Cullen and Berke M.M.

Global Media Schools plan to shield students, staff from solar eclipse
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Louis, St. Louis County and St. Charles County, have acquired eclipse glasses for all students and are planning eclipse viewings and lessons for August 21. All after-school programs will operate in those elementary schools that have them and students will remain in the building until 4:00 p.m. "Extra-curricular activities for the middle and high schools will operate as normal due to their later release times".

Author: 0 Moon breaks silence, urges North Korea to halt threats

Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff General Joseph Dunford arrived at the Osan Air Base, and is scheduled to meet with the leaders of US Forces Korea and South Korea President Moon Jae-in, reports CNN. In a meeting with top aides at the presidential Blue House, Moon said South Korea would work to safeguard peace on the peninsula in co-operation with the United States and other countries.

Global Media Cavaliers release 2017-18 regular season schedule
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All of the above was done to not only protect the players, but also to improve the product on the court for the fans. The NBA is going to great lengths to prevent what was an uncomfortable, common occurrence last season: Teams resting their best players, especially on the road and in nationally televised games.

Global Media Two Canadians killed in Burkina Faso attack
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Burkina Faso's Foreign Ministry earlier said one Canadian was killed. The government said that it was a terrorist... United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres has condemned the terrorist attack carried out yesterday in Ouagadougou, the capital of Burkina Faso.

Global Media Rebels and refugees leave Lebanon enclave for Syria
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The fighters and their families will go to another part of Syria which he did not identify. About 300 rebels belonging to a Free Syrian Army-allied group Saraya Ahl al-Sham, and 3,000 refugees will leave an Islamic State enclave near the Lebanese town of Arsal.

Global Media Willie Nelson Ends Show Abruptly Due To Health Reasons
Author: 0 Willie Nelson Ends Show Abruptly Due To Health Reasons

In August 2012, he was scheduled to perform at a fundraiser in Denver, Colorado, another high-altitude city, but concertgoers were notified that the " On the Road Again " singer was experiencing "breathing problems due to the high altitude and emphysema".

Global Media Texas A&M cancels campus event planned by white nationalist
Author: 0 Texas A&M cancels campus event planned by white nationalist

Sen. Royce West, a Dallas Democrat who is black, had planned to go to the Texas A&M campus on September 11, saying, "We will stand strong against those hate groups, neo-Nazis, the Ku Klux Klan". After the weekend's deadly confrontations in Charlottesville, Virginia surrounding protests by white nationalists, eyes are on the University of Florida and whether a controversial speaker associated with the movement will be allowed to take the stage.

Global Media Rare white moose steps out of a fantasy, into a Swedish creek
Author: 0 Rare white moose steps out of a fantasy, into a Swedish creek

Nilsson, who is a local commissioner in Eda, Sweden and a "nature lover" said white moose are extremely rare. There are only 100 of these moose in the entire country, reported BBC News . It is thought that the Elk is either an albino, meaning it has no pigment, or has leucism, a condition similar to albinism but which doesn't affect the colour of the eyes.

Global Media Trump is 'seriously considering' a pardon for Sheriff Joe Arpaio
Author: 0 Trump is 'seriously considering' a pardon for Sheriff Joe Arpaio

However, since he is 85 years old and has no prior convictions, some attorneys doubt he will receive any jail time. On Monday, the president condemned hate groups and said racism is evil in a statement that was much more forceful than he'd made earlier after the weekend clashes in Virginia that left one woman dead after a vehicle plowed into a group of counter-protesters who opposed a rally by white nationalists.

Author: 0 War with N.Korea not imminent

Ambassador Moon criticized the Trump administration for what he said was a lack of clarity over North Korea. "Isolating the North Koreans has not halted their pursuit of nuclear weapons", Democratic Sen. A spokesman for SDF said the missiles were being deployed not to intercept missiles, but rather "just in case". The disagreement between the Washington , D.C., and Seoul , however small, is exactly what North Korea wants, according to experts who say the outlaw regime in Pyongyang ...

Global Media Trump trades barbs with CNN star Acosta over 'fake news'
Author: 0 Trump trades barbs with CNN star Acosta over 'fake news'

As he was leaving, Acosta shouted a question at Trump about Charlottesville, wondering when he was going to hold a press conference on the tragedy. Trump was formalizing trade actions against China to "safeguard our copyrights. Acosta previously criticized Trump for calling his remarks on Charlottesville a "press conference" despite taking no questions from reporters. Except he didn't take any questions, instead attempting to bully CNN's White House correspondent, saying, "I like real ...

Global Media Charlottesville auto attack suspect idolised Hitler - ex-teacher
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It was not the only one in the nation; many vigils were held across the United States as well as counterprotests. The 20-year-old suspect made a brief court appearance via video link on Monday. Friends and family of Heather Heyer , the 32-year-old woman killed while marching in an anti-racism march on Saturday, are speaking out following her death.

Global Media China's growth slows in July but sharp downturn unlikely
Author: 0 China's growth slows in July but sharp downturn unlikely

China's home sales grew last month at the slowest pace in more than two years amid regulators' moves to rein in soaring prices. Industrial output grew 6.4 percent year-on-year in July, down from 7.6 percent in June, while the pace of retail sales decelerated to 10.4 percent from 11 percent the previous month, according to the figures reported by Bloomberg .

Global Media Girl dies after auto drives into pizzeria east of Paris
Author: 0 Girl dies after auto drives into pizzeria east of Paris

An official with the national gendarme service said the driver was arrested soon after the incident Monday night in the town of Sept-Sorts. Four people were seriously hurt, after a preliminary figure had been given of six. The public prosecutor's officer in the town of Meaux said that investigators believe the act was deliberate, but "apparently has no connection with a terrorist act".

Global Media BBCI: Charlottesville white nationalist marchers face backlash
Author: 0 BBCI: Charlottesville white nationalist marchers face backlash

I understand the photo has a very negative connotation. He traveled to Charlottesville to march in the "Unite the Right" rally , a battle over Charlottesville's ordered removal of a statue of Robert E. I committed no acts of violence, and dispersed when told that the rally had become illegal. The University of Nevada, Reno president Marc Johnson responded with a release saying the organization does not condone racism or white supremacy which brought into question whether he should ...

Global Media Memo: Venezuelan Official Made Marco Rubio Death Threat
Author: 0 Memo: Venezuelan Official Made Marco Rubio Death Threat

Security for Florida Senator Marco Rubio has been beefed up after a threat. A memo to several law enforcement agencies disseminated last month by the Department of Homeland Security revealed an "order to have Senator Rubio assassinated", though it also warned that "no specific information regarding an assassination plot against Senator Rubio has been garnered thus far" and that the USA had not been able to verify the threat.