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New Trump campaign emails show efforts to set up Russian Federation meetings

The Post reports internal campaign emails reveal that days after Trump selected his foreign-policy team, George Papadopoulos , a campaign volunteer with limited foreign-policy experience, sent an email with the subject: "Meeting with Russian Leadership - Including Putin".

'The Crown' Season 2 gets return date

Netflix have provided us with our very first look at the upcoming second season of the hit, multi award-winning period series, The Crown . The second season picks up on the heels of season one's dramatic finish, where the Queen's prevention of Princess Margaret's marriage to Peter Townsend led the public to turn on her.

Angela Merkel calls for calm as Trump and North Korea trade threats

Schulz declined to be drawn out on whether the Social Democrats would agree again to join a Merkelled government, insisting that he shouldn't be ruled out as the next chancellor. The United Nations this month tightened sanctions on Pyongyang after it tested two ICBMs created to carry nuclear warheads to the United States. USA financial markets took the rhetorical escalation in stride on Friday.

McAuliffe: 'Our Police Did A Magnificent Job' In Charlottesville

Pacific Press/Sipa USA/NewscomVirginia police have come under criticism for not quelling violence at Saturday's deadly white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, but Gov. "It has no place in America". Tensions increased as white nationalists holding tiki-style torches marched onto the University of Virginia's campus.Chanting, "Blood and soil" and "You will not replace us", the group rallied around a statue of Thomas Jefferson before they clashed with counter-protesters, CNN eported.

Iraqi Shia cleric Muqtada al-Sadr visits UAE

The outreach to Sadr is part of a broader Saudi-led effort to roll back Shiite-led Iran's expanding sway in the region, including in Iraq, where Shiite parties have dominated politics since the US toppled the secular, Sunni-dominated regime of Saddam Hussein in 2003.

Pennsylvania to reduce standardized testing

Jim Christiana, R-15, Brighton Township. The PSSA exams are given in English, math and science. "School should be an enjoyable place for them to learn and to want to learn". "If we design the test appropriately, the teachers shouldn't have to teach to the test", he said. The Wolf administration worked with stakeholders to review the proposed changes.

Confederate statue toppled in North Carolina during protest

The video shows several people kicking and spitting on the statue. In Durham however, a local statute prohibits the county from "removing or making substantive adjustment to historical monuments and memorials". The monument-destroying protest comes days after white supremacists staged violent demonstrations in Charlottesville, Virginia. Thompson said, "People can be mobilized and people are angry and when enough people are angry, we don't have to look to politicians to sit around in air ...

No bail for Charlottesville auto attack suspect James Fields

A judge said Monday he'll appoint an attorney to represent Fields. She was only 32 years old. Fields' next hearing will take place on August 25, MSNBC reported. Officials say the DOJ is working with the local US attorney's office and its own civil rights division to see if others helped plan the attack. Court records show only a single traffic conviction.

North Korea war: How did we get here?

What about a pre-emptive USA strike? In fact, threats against North Korea are nearly a presidential tradition . This would result in a massive loss of life, including the deaths of thousands of Americans - troops and civilians. Trump responds by saying North Korea will be met with "fire and fury" . Now, the president says America is prepared for the war. She said, "I don't see a military solution and I don't think it's called for".

Students mark eclipse with viewing events

Much of the United States will be exposed to the eclipse, but our area is designated as one of the most unsafe due to reduction in totality. Because the eclipse in Columbus will be partial, it isn't safe to observe without proper eye protection, Cruzen says.

PM Modi speaks to Assam CM over incessant rains, assures support

Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh, who visited the site, said the rescue operation would continue till all bodies were recovered. The central help came after Bihar Chief Minsiter Nitish Kumar sought help of the Army and Air Force as the flood situation worsened in the state.

Heather Heyer: Full Story & Must-See Details On Charlottesville Victim

The rally was organised by Jason Kessler , who describes himself as a "pro-white" activist. We've yet to resolve the tension brought on by the fact that most of our freedom-talking founders, including Thomas Jefferson of Charlottesville , were slave-owners.

North Dakota father disowns son who participated in Charlottesville white nationalist rally

He also prays that his "prodigal son will renounce his hateful beliefs and return home", but until then, Peter is no longer welcome at family gatherings. Peter Tefft said he went to Charlottesville to hear speakers give talks, listen to music and to exercise the right to free speech. But his abhorrent views didn't suddenly form overnight.

Protesters in Durham Pull Down Confederate Statue

The statue was then pulled down with a rope. "No Trump, no KKK, no fascist United States of America!" the protesters are heard chanting as the statue is pulled down to the ground. "When I see a Confederate statue in downtown Durham, or really anywhere, it fills me with a lot of rage and frustration", she said. "Due to a North Carolina state law passed a few years ago, Durham County is prohibited from removing or making substantive adjustment to historical monuments and memorials", Dawn ...

BC government to end grizzly bear trophy hunting

Donaldson says the ban is supported by the vast majority of British Columbians. "In particular, we owe it to generations past and future to do all we can to protect the beauty and uniqueness of the Great Bear Rainforest". Each year, approximately 250 are taken by hunters. According to the government, hunting for meat will be allowed to continue when the trophy hunt ends.

United Kingdom to seek 'temporary' customs union with EU to 'avoid border chaos'

But Turkey, while not an EU member, is part of a separate customs union for industrial goods and can still negotiate bilateral trade deals. And Vince Cable , the Liberal Democrat leader, agreed, saying: "The only way to guarantee "free and frictionless" trade with the EU is to stay in the customs union and single market".

Tiki: 'We Do Not Support' White Supremacist Torch March

Dozens of people, on Twitter, Facebook , and Tumblr alike, commented that the brand had taken a more fervent stance against white supremacism than President Donald Trump , who on Saturday merely condemned the hatred and violence "on many sides".

UP Board Class 10 Compartment, Improvement Results 2017 declared at upmsp

It conducts the board exams of 10th and 12th and promotes the qualified students to next level. The results are announced by the end of May. The practical exams were conducted from July 10 to July 20 at the respective schools. However the AIEEE exam was merged with the IIT-Joint Entrance Exam (JEE) in 2013. For any query regarding the results, candidates can visit the official website .

North Korea crisis: South's leader in plea to avoid war

South Korean citizens and the media have been less shy about ripping into both Trump, for his threat, and the government of President Moon Jae-in, for not taking the USA president to task for evoking a potential war that would likely result in tens of thousands of Korean deaths.

Massachusetts Officer Cheers Charlottesville Killer On Social Media: 'Hahahaha Love This'

Conrad Lariviere is a police officer who is feeling the heat for a Facebook comment that the cop wrote in the wake of the death of 32-year-old Heather Heyer at the hands of James Alex Fields, Jr . Mayor Domenic Sarno condemned Lariviere's comments. "There is no place for this in our society, let alone from a Springfield police officer", Sarno said.

Elizabeth Warren 2020 Chants Reverberate at Netroots

Warren has overcome accusations regarding her heritage and allegations of "cultural appropriation" - she claims Cherokee roots, though the Cherokee Nation has said she is not a Cherokee Nation citizen - to become something of a Democratic darling.

US VP Pence says 'failed state' in Venezuela threatens United States

The two countries are important allies, Santos said. " Many in the media spent an terrible lot of time focusing on what the president said and criticisms of what the president said instead of criticizing those who brought that hatred and violence to the streets of Charlottesville, Virginia", Pence said.

Mattis: War with North Korea would be 'catastrophic'

Asked whether there were mixed messages being sent out, considering that Secretary of State Rex Tillerson seems to be advocating for diplomacy while Defense Secretary James Mattis is calling for a military solution, Trump claimed they were all on the same page.

CHARLOTTESVILLE | Feds open civil rights investigation; 3 more men arrested

US officials have opened a civil rights investigation into the circumstances of the deadly auto attack that took place amid clashes of white nationalists and counter-demonstrators in Charlottesville, Virginia. The Justice Department and FBI have devoted a massive amount of manpower to the case, with scores of federal officials working with local law enforcement partners in Charlottesville, and also in Maumee, Ohio, where Fields lived, according to the official.

Canada looking to boost NAFTA

The minister Freeland has said they want to come to the table of negotiations , "showing good will", and has the ambition to conclude "a good agreement, [but] not just any agreement". The auto industry considers NAFTA a critical piece to the growth of production in North America, and executives will be closely watching the talks for changes that could undermine the efficiency of the supply networks developed since the mid-1990s.

Scott County Schools will be in session on eclipse day

Morehead State University's Space Science Center will be hosting special presentations about the solar eclipse. Because the eclipse in Columbus will be partial, it isn't safe to observe without proper eye protection, Cruzen says. "At the schools, the teachers have already prepared lessons to give our students a better understanding of the solar eclipse and its historic and scientific implications", said Moore.

New Orleans solidarity march with Charlottesville set for August 19

People at the Hillsboro Civic Center gathered Saturday, upset to learn that the news from Charlottesville was even worse than when they went to bed the night before. By Sunday morning, almost a dozen more rallies had been announced for Sanford, Skowhegan, Rockland, Bar Harbor, Machias, Houlton, Bangor, Cumberland, Norway and Monument Square in Portland, according to the group Indivisible's website .

'White Lives Matter' rally scheduled at Texas A&M

Spencer has not independently confirmed he will attend the September event. Texas A&M says it doesn't support Wiginton's views. White nationalist Preston Wiginton is organizing a September 11 rally at Texas A&M. Many affiliated with the university are expressing their unhappiness with the white nationalist event. Rep. Paul Workman, R-Austin, announced that Aggies in the House will send a letter asking Texas A&M System Chancellor John Sharp to do what he can to "keep this from going on at ...

Dunford to Visit China, South Korea, Japan to Discuss Range of Issues

North Korea said on Saturday that almost 3.5 million workers, party members and soldiers volunteered to join or rejoin its army to fight against the U.S.in the current geopolitical tension between Pyongyang and Washington. "What matters is that if a second conflict (on the peninsula) erupts, that can not help but lead to a nuclear war", the North's official Korean Central News Agency said in a commentary.

Wolf Eyes Share "No Hate" For Charlottesville Victim Heather Heyer

Fields' mother, Samantha Bloom, told police he stood behind her wielding a 12-inch knife. He was charged with one count of murder, three counts of malicious wounding and one count of hit-and run. In a statement, the group denied that Fields was a member. Carr also called the violence in Charlottesville "despicable". Fields, now the subject of a federal civil rights investigation, was arrested shortly after the incident .

Rare white moose sighting in Sweden

Regardless of what you call it, this majestic animal is definitely lovely. "This is as great as seeing a leopard in Africa", Nilsson said . Instead, they have a genetic mutation that causes their fur to turn white. True albino animals have pink or red eyes, whereas animals with leucism have all the splendor of a snowy mythical creature, but with dark eyes. It certain parts of Canada, like Ontario for example, regulations were passed to protect the rare white-coloured moose, who are easy ...

Iran's regional threat growing, Mossad head warns

President Hassan Rouhani warned Sunday that "if the United States intends to stand against the deal, the entire world will stand before the USA". "Our first priority is to stop this". "The biggest threat in the region is the Shiite crescent, which is being hoisted throughout the area". Since the signing of the deal to "regulate" Iran's nuclear program several years ago, Tehran has accelerated its development program - and has gained from the opening of global markets and opportunities that are ...

Luxoft Holding, Inc. (NYSE:LXFT) Reaches New 1-Year Low at $46.50

In the last earnings report the EPS was $1.84 and is expected to be $3.39 for the current year with 33,446,000 shares now outstanding. Its up 16.33% from 477,100 shares, reported previously. The Pomelo Capital Llc holds 40,000 shares with $1.71 million value, down from 2.02M last quarter. FMR LLC increased its stake in shares of Luxoft Holding by 5.4% in the second quarter.

Germany slams 'repulsive' far-right march in US

He added that it's "completely contrary to what the chancellor and the German government works for politically, and we are in solidarity with those who stand peacefully against such aggressive extreme-right opinions". Laschet said that former Republican presidents such as Ronald Reagan had taken a clear stance against racism and that he hoped that the current office holder would do the same.

Trinidad and Tobago beat US in shock 4x400 result, GB take bronze

Five Russian athletes were awarded $30,000 each for winning silver medals. The medal was the nation's sixth of a dramatic games which saw the likes of Mo Farah and Usain Bolt denied fairy-tale farewells to track racing. Collectively, the team of Renny Quow, Jareem Richards, Machel Cedenio and Lalonde Gordon won with a time of 2:58.12 seconds. "Everybody (did) their part and we told Gordon, "stayed right on Kerley's tail", as we knew it would have come down to that".

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