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Global Media Trump to sign executive order Tuesday on infrastructure projects
Author: 0 Trump to sign executive order Tuesday on infrastructure projects

He last spoke about his plan back in June, when he gave a speech in OH as part of infrastructure week. Although a copy of the EO had not yet been posted to the White House's official website by the time the president emerged in the lobby of Trump Tower in Manhattan to discuss it with reporters, he confirmed earlier reports from a White House source that the EO's streamlined regulatory process calls for "one federal decision" in determining whether an infrastructure project goes ...

Global Media Shell Midstream Partners, LP (SHLX) Stake Raised by Alps Advisors Inc
Author: 0 Shell Midstream Partners, LP (SHLX) Stake Raised by Alps Advisors Inc

Hess Midstream Partners ( NASDAQ :HESM) opened at 19.95 on Friday. NetApp, Inc. provides software, systems and services to manage and store customer data. National Bank & Trust Of Ny Mellon holds 36,501 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Architects invested in 0% or 250 shares. Bessemer Gru invested in 0% or 2,000 shares.

Global Media Taliban Spokesman Pens Letter to Trump Urging Withdrawal from Afghanistan
Author: 0 Taliban Spokesman Pens Letter to Trump Urging Withdrawal from Afghanistan

In a press conference on Monday, US Defense Secretary James Mattis said all options for Afghanistan remained on the table, and a full withdrawal of troops is one of them. The warning letter issued by Taliban comes in the wake of the recent decisions, wherein the U.S. is planning to increase troops in Afghanistan. "A number of warmongering congressmen and generals in Afghanistan are pressing you to protract the war in Afghanistan because they seek to preserve their military privileges".

Global Media Boston Holocaust Memorial falls prey to 2nd attack this summer
Author: 0 Boston Holocaust Memorial falls prey to 2nd attack this summer

According to one witness, he quickly put up his hood and attempted to run away. When police arrived, they found the teen being detained by two bystanders. Boston's mayor commended police forces for the quick arrest and vowed that the city would not remain silent to hate crimes. This is the second time in a matter of weeks that someone has vandalized the memorial, which is dedicated to millions of Jewish people murdered by Nazi Germany during World War II.

Global Media Pakistan Hoists 'Largest Flag in Its History' at Attari-Wagah Border
Author: 0 Pakistan Hoists 'Largest Flag in Its History' at Attari-Wagah Border

Chief of Army Staff (COAS) Gen Qamar Javed Bajwa said on Monday that the Indian atrocities have not been able to deter the spirit and sacrifices of the fearless Kashmiris in Indian Occupied Kashmir. "We have rendered many sacrifices - we will never forget our martyrs". He further said that Pakistan made enormous sacrfices in war on terrorism, and the Pakistan Army is much aware of all internal and external threats.

Global Media Tropical Storm Gert strengthens in the Atlantic Ocean
Author: 0 Tropical Storm Gert strengthens in the Atlantic Ocean

At NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland, GPM's Radar (DPR Ku Band) data was used to create a 3-D cross-section view through Gert. Gert has the opportunity to gather some strength later today or Wednesday. The estimated minimum central pressure is 1009 millibars. Tropical Storm Gert is still considered a potential threat to the island and is expected to produce “moderate” swells and possible showers this week.

Global Media List of fipronil-affected egg products to be published
Author: 0 List of fipronil-affected egg products to be published

South Korea has detected eggs contaminated with the pesticide fipronil and has momentarily banned egg products from all farms with over 3,000 hens, authorities announced on Tuesday. The EU insists there is no threat to humans, but the World Health Organization says that when ingested in large quantities fipronil can harm people's kidneys, liver and thyroid glands.

Global Media Confrontation with North Korea not imminent
Author: 0 Confrontation with North Korea not imminent

Chinese Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying had earlier said that Beijing has made clear many times the essence of China-US trade and business ties is mutual benefit and that there is no future in any trade war between China and the United States.

Global Media NoKor pulls back on threat on Guam
Author: 0 NoKor pulls back on threat on Guam

He later retweeted a posting from U.S. Pacific Command that showed B-1B Lancer bomber planes on Guam that "stand ready to fulfill USFK's #FightTonight mission if called upon to do so". "That was one of those I wish I'd not said ", he regretted. "Most Korean people believe that both Trump and Kim are "bluffing" because if either was really going to attack the other, it would be ridiculous to release in advance such detailed 'attack plans.' North Korea is not even a topic of discussion on most ...

Global Media President Trump condemns KKK, neo-Nazis as 'thugs'
Author: 0 President Trump condemns KKK, neo-Nazis as 'thugs'

Another adviser, British-born Sebastian Gorka, has links to a far-right Hungarian organisation, while Stephen Miller, who joined the White House from the staff of Attorney General Jeff Sessions, has repeatedly advocated hard-right policy, especially in relation to immigration.

Global Media German growth slower, but still strong ahead of election
Author: 0 German growth slower, but still strong ahead of election

He cautioned, however, that the main drivers supporting the domestic economy, such as rising employment, rising wages and increased government spending, could lose some momentum in the coming quarters. In comparison to a year ago, GDP was ahead by 2.1%, up from the 2.0% pace observed during the prior quarter. At the same time, net trade put a damper on growth.

Global Media RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat defies govt order, hoists tricolour in Kerala
Author: 0 RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat defies govt order, hoists tricolour in Kerala

Defying orders of the dristrict collector in Kerala, RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat hoisted the national flag in a Kerala school on the occasion of Independence Day today. Meanwhile, the DC has said that the administration would take action in the matter. BJP chief Amit Shah will take part in a "padyatra' from Payyannur in Kannur district to Thiruvananthapuram from September 7 to highlight the political violence "unleashed" by the ruling CPI (M) in Kerala, the party said yesterday".

Global Media Real Madrid-Barcelona, Spanish Super Cup 2017: how & where to watch
Author: 0 Real Madrid-Barcelona, Spanish Super Cup 2017: how & where to watch

Gerard Deulofeu scored and provided two assists in just 45 minutes in Neymar's role as Barca completed their pre-season preparations by sweeping aside Chapecoense 5-0 on Monday. Ronaldo took his shirt off after the goal and got a yellow card, then he received another yellow just two minutes later for what the officials deemed as diving, giving the star red card.

Global Media Gallup: Trump's approval rating drops to new low of 34%
Author: 0 Gallup: Trump's approval rating drops to new low of 34%

The rating, based on Gallup polling data from Friday, Saturday and Sunday, came after a week in which Trump threatened North Korea with "fire and fury" amid escalating tensions. This means Trump's approval rating isn't necessarily all that irregular in the grand scheme of things, but he's also more unpopular than Obama ever was.

Author: 0 Dunford meets with Korean defense leaders

Amid the fierce "war of words" that North Korea and the USA have been waging recently, Moon has refrained as much as possible from commenting while carefully following the situation. " Military action on the Korean Peninsula can only be decided by the Republic of Korea and no one may decide to take military action without the consent of the Republic of Korea", he said.

Global Media London's Holborn Tube station evacuated after loud bang, smoke fills platform
Author: 0 London's Holborn Tube station evacuated after loud bang, smoke fills platform

Posts on Twitter show the train halted at the platform with a thick haze in the air, while a tannoy makes an emergency announcement. Trains were being held at the station while the train was inspected. "I was towards the back of the crowd". Passengers fled Oxford Circus in panic as the train pulled into the station, filling the underground passageway with smoke.

Global Media Holborn Tube station was evacuated after a 'loud bang and then smoke'
Author: 0 Holborn Tube station was evacuated after a 'loud bang and then smoke'

It is understood trains are still running through the station. The Holborn tube station was closed because of the need to respond to the signals of a fire alarm. User Sophie Walker posted: "Holborn station evacuated, there's smoke and people are crying and freaking out". At the same time, according to the London metro, the incident was associated with the malfunction of the train.