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The 2017 Eclipse Across America is this Monday

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This unique map shows the path of the moon's umbral shadow - in which the sun will be completely obscured by the moon - during the total solar eclipse of August 21, 2017, as well as the fraction of the sun's area covered by the moon outside the path of totality. Read More »

VIDÉO. Carnage dans une attaque terroriste à Barcelone

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C'est l'une des artères touristiques les plus connues de Barcelone . Selon l'agence de presse Reuters, il y aurait au moins deux morts . "Mais ils ne sont pas le conducteur de la fourgonnette ", ajoute Mossos sur Twitter. Le bilan, qui faisait état à 23 heures de 13 morts et une centaine de blessés, pourrait s'alourdir. L'attaque est survenue dans l'après-midi de ce jeudi 17 août . Read More »

Russian Internet Providers Ordered to Say Nyet to Hosting The Daily Stormer

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Washington, DC - August 16, 2017 - Today, American Muslim radio host and comedian Dean Obeidallah filed a defamation lawsuit in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of OH against the publishers of The Daily Stormer , a Neo-Nazi and white supremacist website, including its founder, Andrew Anglin , in response to their publication of false and defamatory statements . Read More »

Trump calls Graham statement 'disgusting lie'

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Democratic U.S. Senator Cory Booker wrote on Twitter he would introduce legislation to remove Confederate statues standing inside the U.S. Capitol, saying, "This is just one step". "So you can say what you want, but that's the way it is". The planned rally came the next day, and the members of the groups protesting the removal of the statue, including a number of so-called alt-right groups and white supremacists and neo-Nazis, were confronted by counterprotesters. Read More »

Nokia flagship is finally here: Meet the Nokia 8

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Furthermore, Nokia has leveraged its OZO technology here to allow for spatial 360 degree audio recording while recording up to 4K video. Nokia is going to launch the Snapdragon 835 in an event that is conducted in London at 7.30 PM which is at 12 AM on August 17 as per Indian timing. Read More »

At Least 1 Dead, 32 Injured In Barcelona Terror Attack

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Several others are in critical condition, and have been rushed to the hospital. Mr Bartlett said the whole city had been evacuated, with people urged to get off the streets and inside their homes - but he added that even if they could go out, they probably wouldn't want to. Read More »

Nation's culture being 'ripped apart' by Civil War statue removals — President Trump

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With the Charlottesville violence in the background, Pugh decided it was time to take the statues down. However, the racially charged violence in Charlottesville has shown that to be impossible, Christian said. It is not meant to erase history, either. In a statement released Wednesday afternoon , Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe is asking state legislators and city officials to tear down monuments throughout the Old Dominion. Read More »

Beacon Academy "incredibly proud" of their students' performance

The glut of vacant university places, coupled with the introduction of new, more challenging A-levels has led experts to predict some institutions will be forced to lower standards to fill their places. Daniel Knott, 18, from Westcliff, got wonderful results achieving A*, A, A, B in Maths, Physics, Computer Science and Further Maths. Megan Hobson, Leon Bozianu and Bill Stanley all achieved three A*s and two As. Read More »

Beijing: Tensions Around North Korea Easing, But Crisis Not Overcome Yet

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In a move that would significantly increase the temperature, South Korea's conservative opposition Liberty Korea Party today adopted a policy of creating a "nuclear balance of power" with the North. Both the THAAD deployment and the joint annual military exercises with the United States have angered Pyongyang , which views the moves as a threat to North Korea's national security. Read More »

A look at North Korea's past bluster and actual attacks

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The Associated Press reported that the North Korean leader was briefed on his military's plans to launch missiles in waters near Guam days after the Korean People's Army announced it's preparing to create "enveloping fire" near the US military hub in the Pacific. Read More »

US, China military chiefs reach deal to reduce 'risk of miscalculation'

Gabriel has spoken with his counterparts in China, the United States and South Korea in recent days, and said these talks would continue. Tokyo and Washington are now working to strengthen global pressure on North Korea in order to persuade the reclusive state to refrain from carrying out its recently announced plan to simultaneously fire ballistic missiles into waters near the U.S. Read More »

Charlottesville auto attack was terrorism, say majority of Democrats and Republicans

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Those departures brought the total number of business and labor leaders to quit the manufacturing body to seven since Trump's initial response blaming "many sides" for the violence over the weekend. But in Europe, even far-right parties that have welcomed Trump's nationalist message, were critical of his stance. "What about the alt-left that came charging at the. Read More »

South Korean leader demands peace in region

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South Korea's President says there will be no second war on the Korean Peninsula amid fears that heightened animosity could lead to real fighting. The annual joint exercise dubbed Ulchi Freedom Guardian is slated to begin on August 21 and will involve a number of the 28,000 USA troops based in the demilitarized zone separating North and South Korea , as well as their counterparts in the South Korean military. Read More »

China hands Trump a win on North Korea crisis

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Adam Mount, senior fellow at the Center for American Progress, told CNN the US military could use its THAAD defense system or Aegis destroyers to stop any North Korean projectiles. Many fallout shelters - created to protect people from nuclear weapon attacks - were built as the USA and Soviet Union raced to develop atomic weapons during the Cold War, which spanned from the late '40s to early '90s. Read More »

Texas Lawmakers Head Home Without Vote On Bathroom Bill

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Sen. Kel Seliger, R-Amarillo, was the lone Senate Republican to vote no on the bill. "I hope the governor calls us back as soon as possible". However special sessions are costly, and the governor said he would be working to get more support on his priorities before considering another call. Read More »

United Kingdom may keep visa-free travel for European Union visitors

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The second option is a "new customs partnership with the EU" such that the need for a UK-EU customs border is removed completely. Free movement among member states is a key European Union principle and has seen hundreds of thousands of people move to Britain and get jobs there since the bloc expanded into eastern Europe more than a decade ago. Read More »

Van crashes into crowds in Barcelona in latest 'terrorist attack'

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As many as four armed men reportedly ran from the scene, leaving a rented white van at the scene, and into a nearby restaurant, where witnesses said they heard gunfire. Security forces have found a second van connected to the attack in the town of Vic, 40 miles from Barcelona , 10 miles south of Ripoll, according to police sources. Read More »

IMA team to probe Gorakhpur deaths

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He loaded them in his auto and reached the hospital by 3am. However, these new cylinders lasted only 20-30 minutes. There was panic at the hospital with relatives trying to support staff using manual breathing bags, local media say. The Opposition has also demanded Health Minister Siddharth Nath Singh resign on moral grounds. Six more children are reported to be dead in Gorakhpur's BRD Medical College after battling with Japanese Encephalitis since Saturday. Read More »

CBO: 20% premium rise without Obamacare insurance subsidies

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In Trump's opinion, if he stopped paying these cost-sharing reductions, Obamacare would " implode ", and Democrats would have no choice but to negotiate a replacement plan . "If he follows through with his threats", Pelosi said on Tuesday, "President Trump will be single-handedly responsible for raising premiums across America by 25 percent, exploding the deficit by almost $200 billion, and creating more bare counties" without insurers. Read More »

Ryanair cries foul over Lufthansa's inside track to Air Berlin assets

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Ryanair , which has bid for Alitalia , is not believed to be seeking any part of Air Berlin . Complicating matters, EasyJet's Berlin flights operate out of Schoenefeld airport rather than the main Tegel hub used by Air Berlin . Reuters , citing an unnamed source, said Wednesday that the unnamed airline is British carrier EasyJet, which is the second-largest low-priced carrier in Europe behind Ryanair . Read More »

England wins toss, bats in day-night test vs West Indies

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He acknowledges, as have others, that England will simply have to learn as they go along. "The players are all here ready to play". No West Indies . The Windies batting line-up looked in decent touch against Derbyshire last week although the county's attack was by no means strong. The reason England insisted on a day/night encounter is to prepare for one of the Ashes matches that will be played under the lights in Adelaide. Read More »

'North Korea chemical weapons would be DEVASTATING' Horror attack warning

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U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson made that clear in March when he declared, "strategic patience is over". "Peace will not come to the Korean Peninsula by force". "He's the former. He's no longer serving the US government in that kind of capacity", she said. Tensions have been mounting since the North tested two intercontinental ballistic missiles last month, which appeared to bring much of the United States within range. Read More »

McAuliffe encourages removal, relocation of Confederate monuments

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In Durham , North Carolina , a statue of Robert E. Lee was taken down on August 15, and other statues of Lee and Confederate soldiers and leaders could similarly follow. "We can not continue to glorify a war against the United States of America fought in the defence of slavery ", North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper later wrote in a post on Medium in what was a light condemnation of the events in Durham, and a call for official action. Read More »

Amid North Korea Crisis, China and US Aim to Deepen Military Cooperation

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Joseph Dunford (left) says goodbye to Chinese Northern Theater Command Commander Gen. Song Puxuan (center) at Northern Theater Command Army Force Camp in Haichung, China on Wednesday. Just how much of a threat is North Korea to the U.S.? China stopped importing North Korean coal in February but total trade has risen, which prompted U.S. Read More »

Queen Elizabeth Grammar School celebrate impressive 'A' Level results

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I was so relived - I didn't expect to do that well. "I would like to wish all of our students the best of luck for the future". "I had a very good time at Hartlepool Sixth Form College". Headteacher Brendan Conboy said: "We could not be more proud of our students and I would like to express my congratulations and gratitude to our dedicated and talented staff who have helped to achieve these wonderful results". Read More »

Obama's Charlottesville Tweet is most liked ever

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When former United States President Barack Obama's spoke against racism on his twitter account, he set a record of most like tweet ever with over 2.8 million likes. By contrast, President Trump's first tweet in response to the tragic scene in Charlottesville got about 186,000 likes. The attack caused an uproar on the news condemning the acts of white supremacists. Read More »

Trump reçoit les mercis de l'extrême droite

L'annonce de ces trois grands patrons américains intervient alors que les critiques fusent aux États-Unis sur les atermoiements de M. Trump après la mort samedi d'une manifestante antiraciste à Charlottesville . Par le biais de Twitter , le milliardaire républicain s'en est une nouvelle fois pris, en fin de journée, aux médias: " J'ai fait de nouvelles déclarations sur Charlottesville et je réalise une nouvelle fois que les médias Fake News ne seront jamais contents... Read More »

Where are North Carolina's Confederate monuments? Here's a map

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The removal of a statue of Robert E. Lee sparked the protest that turned violent and led to a counter-protester's death last weekend in Charlottesville, Va. More than 95 monuments honoring the Confederacy dot North Carolina , according to state records. Lee, who works as an athletic director at a Virginia school, called Saturday's incidents "senseless" and "sad" for his family. Read More »

Alt-Right? Alt-Left? A short glossary

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Speaking from Trump Tower for the first time since becoming president in January, Trump addressed reporters in front of his golden elevators to backtrack on a Monday's statement that condemned Nazis and white supremacists. White nationalists had already pulled off a remarkable trick by bringing a moniker that obscured their hateful worldview into the national lexicon. Read More »

White supremacists clash with protesters in Charlottesville

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After crowds began to disperse, a auto sped into a group of people near a pedestrian mall, injuring at least 19 and killing a 32-year-old woman. Two Virginia State Police troopers investigating the day's events died when the helicopter they were in crashed in Albemarle County, where Charlottesville is located, according to the state police. Read More »