• United States sanctions will strengthen nuke ambition: N.Korea
United States sanctions will strengthen nuke ambition: N.Korea

A resolution needs nine votes in favor, and no vetoes by the United States, China, Russia, France or Britain, to be adopted. Some diplomats said the United States could give the draft resolution to all 15 council members as early as Thursday.

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  • More than 90% of N. Korea's Trades Are with China
More than 90% of N. Korea's Trades Are with China

In their place, Bolton puts forth several options, which include a preemptive strike on "Pyongyang's known nuclear facilities" and a series of airstrikes followed by ground troops. Mondaq Ltd and/or its respective suppliers make no representations about the suitability of the information contained in the documents and related graphics published on ...

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  • Trump's top official to pay visit to Malaysia
Trump's top official to pay visit to Malaysia

Trump has repeatedly called the report's findings a "hoax" and a "ruse" for Democrats to explain why they lost the election. He has said he's planning to reorganize the department. While Tillerson will no doubt seek to make progress the Trump administration's top priorities, at the outset it is important to recognize that in engaging regional inter...

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  • Lalu Prasad Yadav takes on PM Modi over cow vigilantism in Bihar
Lalu Prasad Yadav takes on PM Modi over cow vigilantism in Bihar

Although Yadav has voiced his displeasure over JD (U) walking out of the Grand Alliance and embracing BJP to form a government in Bihar, he has refrained from attacking party president and chief minister Nitish Kumar so far. Another JD-U spokesperson, Neeraj Kumar, said it was hard to understand why Sharad Yadav was backing tainted leaders. He is...

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  • Microsoft Is Testing Eye Control for Windows 10 Users
Microsoft Is Testing Eye Control for Windows 10 Users

The new Windows 10 Preview has just been announced for all supported PCs and with it, users of the OS will enjoy a bunch of new features and improvements to the current features already at their disposal. However, a compatible eye tracker is a must-have for this feature to work. In addition to replicating mouse and keyboard functions, Ey...

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  • Europol adresse des cartes postales aux fugitifs les plus recherchés
Europol adresse des cartes postales aux fugitifs les plus recherchés

Et pourtant, ce n'est pas d'Europol qu'on aurait pu attendre une telle initiative. L'office de police criminelle européen lance une grande campagne d'été visant à éditer des cartes postales à l'intention des criminels les plus recherchés.

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  • All-powerful Venezuelan assembly opens amid protests
All-powerful Venezuelan assembly opens amid protests

Some shouted, "He's returned", as a jab at the opposition, which ordered images of Chavez removed from an adjacent building when it won control of congress in 2015. The U.S. State Department said Thursday the assembly was illegitimate, reiterating a call by Secretary of State Rex Tillerson for Maduro to leave office or face unspecified actions to "...

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  • US Blackwater guard's murder conviction overturned — BBCI
US Blackwater guard's murder conviction overturned — BBCI

Three other former Blackwater agents - convicted on manslaughter charges stemming and each receiving 30 years - will be resentenced for their roles in the deaths. The private contractors had opened fire to clear the way for a USA convoy. Jurors in 2014 convicted Echavarria of first-degree murder in a 2011 slaying over a debt related to a constr...

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  • Samsung OLED production lines dedicated to iPhones ramping up to full capacity
Samsung OLED production lines dedicated to iPhones ramping up to full capacity

Samsung's factories have reportedly ramped up their production scale over the past two years, and are able to produce about 45,000 panels a month from which the final OLED displays are eventually made. Tim Cook had mentioned recently in a press conference that Apple is facing problem in maintaining a balance in supply and demand chain for AirPod...

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  • Irish PM calls for 'unique solutions' to UK-EU ties
Irish PM calls for 'unique solutions' to UK-EU ties

Mr Varadkar outlined his ideas during a visit to Queen's University in Belfast, his first trip to Northern Ireland since replacing Enda Kenny in June. Ireland , which will have the EU's only land border with the United Kingdom after Brexit , is likely to be one of the countries most directly affected by Britain's vote to leave the bloc.

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  • Murielle Bolle remise en liberté, sous conditions — Affaire Grégory
Murielle Bolle remise en liberté, sous conditions — Affaire Grégory

A l'époque des faits, en 1984, elle avait accusé son beau-frère, Bernard Laroche , du rapt du garçon de quatre ans retrouvé mort dans la Vologne, dans les Vosges, avant de se rétracter. Selon le ministère public, si elle était remise en liberté, Murielle Bolle ne serait en effet pas à l'abri de pressions, "compte tenu de ce qui s'est passé en 1984...

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  • Galaxy Note 8 spotted again; battery capacity revealed
Galaxy Note 8 spotted again; battery capacity revealed

ET News citing reliable official of South Korea-based network carrier, has claimed that Samsung Galaxy Note8 will be made available for public to purchase off the store shelves from September 15 onwards. The phone is expected to feature 6GB of RAM along with an expandable storage space of 64GB. The phones don't get the same treatment as the pr...

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  • Kagame en route pour un troisième mandat — Rwanda
Kagame en route pour un troisième mandat — Rwanda

Il est l'homme fort du Rwanda depuis que le FPR a renversé en juillet 1994 le gouvernement extrémiste hutu ayant déclenché le génocide qui a fait 800 000 morts, essentiellement parmi la minorité tutsi. Face à Paul Kagame , deux candidats dont Franck Habineza. "Il a fait beaucoup pour le pays et il continue (.), c'est un homme exceptionnel ". Ha...

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  • Panamá aplaza veredicto de exgobernador mexicano
Panamá aplaza veredicto de exgobernador mexicano

El Tribunal Superior de Apelaciones del Primer Circuito Judicial de Panamá tomará la decisión final de la situación legal tras la resolución en la cual compareció ayer por las presuntas acusaciones en contra de Borge . Ellos decidirán si son suficientes todos los documentos para conceder o no la extradición . Agregó que las órdenes "tienen ...

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  • Un adolescent de 14 ans jette des bouteilles d'acide — Paris
Un adolescent de 14 ans jette des bouteilles d'acide — Paris

Mercredi soir, 02 août, un adolescent de 14 ans, inconnu des services de police, a lancé plusieurs bouteilles d'acide sur la terrasse d'un restaurant de l'avenue de la Grande Armée. Après des explications " vaseuses ", le père et son fils ont finalement avoué être à l'origine de l'attaque, expliquant qu'ils avaient " appris à les confectionner ...

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  • Rahul Gandhi booed, shown black flags in flood-hit north Gujarat
Rahul Gandhi booed, shown black flags in flood-hit north Gujarat

He demanded that the Prime Minister himself should apologise to the people of the country for attack on Rahul Gandhi's auto in Gujarat. Sanchore (Rajasthan), Aug 4 (IANS) Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Friday visited the flood affected villages in Jalore district of Rajasthan.

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  • 50 bikers escort bullied middle school student to school
50 bikers escort bullied middle school student to school

Mick described Warfield as a "god angel" to Phil, who had been tormented to the point that he felt worthless and would call himself stupid, she said. "They are not alone", Warfield told WXIN . "I've got a bunch of big-hearted bikers that are good friends of mine", said Warfield. Though the motorcyclists made quite a roar with their engines, Prin...

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  • 'Courage': China Applauds Rex Tillerson's Soft Approach on North Korea
'Courage': China Applauds Rex Tillerson's Soft Approach on North Korea

Nightmare trips to North Korea will be no more. "We'll handle North Korea ". "If I were China , I would believe him, too, and do something about it". A North Korean missile test in July. . The picture above from 2013 shows leader Kim Jong Un ordering strategic rocket forces to be on standby to strike US and South Korean targets at any time.

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  • Secret Service quits Trump Tower in dispute over lease — BBCI
Secret Service quits Trump Tower in dispute over lease — BBCI

According to the New York Times , it was the president's real estate company that objected to the insertion of a clause in the contract. It's an awkward dynamic, as the Post noted , since "Trump's government" is trying be "a customer of Trump's business".

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Des "cris de chèvre" lorsqu'une députée LREM prend la parole à l'Assemblée

Une blague sexiste qui a suscité l'indignation de plusieurs responsables politiques. La députée LREM de la Drôme Alice Thourot parle au micro pendant l'examen du projet de loi sur la moralisation de la vie publique. "J'espère que cet incident très grave sera abordé lors de la prochaine réunion des présidents de groupe". "Est-ce donc cela le +profes...

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  • Crash d'un avion de tourisme en Suisse : trois morts
Crash d'un avion de tourisme en Suisse : trois morts

Le pilote et deux garçons de 14 ans sont morts. Trois personnes sont décédées, et la jeune fille est grièvement blessée. L'accident s'est déroulé environ 10 minutes après le décollage, à une altitude de 2800 mètres. Une équipe d'une dizaine de personnes a été impliquée dans le sauvetage. Ce n'était pas le premier vol de la semaine, et l'apparei...

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  • Hot And Hazy Summer Weather Closes Out The Week
Hot And Hazy Summer Weather Closes Out The Week

Rain chances are at 60% with scattered showers and thunderstorms. Monday: Rain likely, some could be heavy. Tuesday: Sunny, high near 78. South wind around 5 miles per hour. North wind around 5 miles per hour becoming calm in the evening. Sunday also looks very pleasant and sunny with highs around 80°. Southeast wind around 6 miles per ho...

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  • Incendie dans une tour de 86 étages à Dubaï
Incendie dans une tour de 86 étages à Dubaï

Il s'agit du second incendie qui frappe ce bâtiment de 79 étages . Les pompiers sont arrivés aux alentours de 3h30 heure locale, et ont mis deux heures pour éteindre le feu. Peu avant les célébrations de la nouvelle année 2016, un énorme incendie s'était aussi déclaré dans un hôtel de luxe situé face au Burj Khalifa , la tour la plus haute du...

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  • Quinze départements toujours en vigilance orange — Canicule
Quinze départements toujours en vigilance orange — Canicule

Météo France maintient ce vendredi 4 en début de soiréee son alerte orange canicule pour 15 départements du sud-est de la France . Mercredi après-midi, on observait des températures supérieures à 37°C dans le Gard , en vallée du Rhône et en PACA.

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  • Rented but recalled Uber auto bursts into flames in Singapore, report says
Rented but recalled Uber auto bursts into flames in Singapore, report says

Uber knowingly leased hundreds of defective, recalled Honda Vezel SUVs to its drivers in Singapore that were at risk of catching fire, the Wall Street Journal reported on Thursday (3 August). Mr Wong would not say what the six other recalls were, but redirected The Straits Times to a Land Transport Authority web page, which listed 27 recalls ...

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  • Blaze Engulfs Dubai Residential Skyscraper; No Injuries Reported
Blaze Engulfs Dubai Residential Skyscraper; No Injuries Reported

It became the tallest residential building in the world in 2011 but lost the record the following year to the neighbouring Princess Tower. Dubai police cordoned off several streets around the building to keep people away as crowds of shocked locals gathered.

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  • ASEAN, China to endorse S. China Sea code framework this weekend
ASEAN, China to endorse S. China Sea code framework this weekend

This year they will express "grave concern" over North Korea's missile tests, according to a draft copy of the chairman's statement obtained by AFP. The meetings are expected to focus on USA policy toward Asia following the U.S. Critics have said the framework serves only as a brief outline of previously agreed principles and fails to mention c...

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  • Mass. cops treated for carbon monoxide poisoning after officer crash
Mass. cops treated for carbon monoxide poisoning after officer crash

Last week, the USA expanded an investigation into complaints of exhaust fumes inside Ford Explorers, adding two model years and almost 400,000 vehicles. Among the complaints were three crashes and 41 injuries, mostly loss of consciousness, nausea and headaches. Several law enforcement agencies in South Florida use Ford Police Interceptors, a modi...

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  • Power restored: Unrestricted access to Hatteras Island beginning Friday at noon
Power restored: Unrestricted access to Hatteras Island beginning Friday at noon

Crews worked through the week to excavate the two damaged power cables and erect a new overhead line to restore power to the islands. About 50,000 visitors to Hatteras and Ocracoke islands were forced to leave. That work along with extensive testing should be finished sometime between Saturday and Monday when full power can be restored, the utili...

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  • NAACP issued travel warning
NAACP issued travel warning "civil rights won't be respected"

The group warns "African American travelers, visitors and Missourians" to "exercise extreme caution" in the state. "Thus, this is why Missouri has earned the travel advisory for the whole state". Rod Chapel, the President of the state's NAACP branch, says that the state's race relations are at an all-time low, and that POC's are at risk by en...

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