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People Now Trump wants a military parade
Author: 0 Now Trump wants a military parade "like in France"

The Barcelona newspaper La Vanguardia took the opportunity to recall that the president who today is calling for a great military march is the same one who escaped the Vietnam War with the excuse of having "spurs on his feet". Mattis says the Pentagon has been putting together options for a parade. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis told reporters Wednesday that the Pentagon is preparing options for a potential military parade requested by President Donald Trump.

People British IS fighters 'the Beatles' captured in Syria
Author: 0 British IS fighters 'the Beatles' captured in Syria

Kotey's identity as a member of the gang was reported by multiple news outlets in February 2016. They and fellow Londoners - Mohammed Emwazi, dubbed Jihadi John, and Aine Davis - were nicknamed " the Beatles " due to their British accents.

People George W. Bush: Russia meddled in election
Author: 0 George W. Bush: Russia meddled in election

Our democracy is only as good as people trust the results", he later added. The American intelligence community concluded that Russian Federation was behind the hacking of Democratic groups and other activity in the 2016 election in an effort to help elect Donald Trump .

People Ashley Graham's Swimsuits for All Ad Features Her Mom Linda
Author: 0 Ashley Graham's Swimsuits for All Ad Features Her Mom Linda

Ashley Graham continues to power the conversation around body positivity in fashion with her fifth Swimsuits For All collection, which dropped February 5. "Plus, she's hot and looks incredible in the suits!" And from the looks of all the photos and videos the Graham ladies shared on Instagram , they had the time of their lives.

People Cops realize tiger is stuffed animal after 45-minute standoff
Author: 0 Cops realize tiger is stuffed animal after 45-minute standoff

But they quickly found the creature was simply a stuffed animal and the farmer is said to be "very embarrassed" after the confusion. Police in Aberdeenshire, Scotland, received a frantic call from a farm owner who reported an extraordinary incident - a tiger appeared to be loitering around his farm.

People Iran summons South Korea ambassador over Samsung dispute
Author: 0 Iran summons South Korea ambassador over Samsung dispute

Moon's spokesman Kim Eui-kyeom also said Thursday the North Korean delegates will attend the games' opening ceremony on Friday evening, hours after they are to arrive at Incheon International Airport on a private jet. Pence, speaking alongside Japanese Prime Minister Shinzō Abe, did not specify exactly what the sanctions could be but he vowed the USA would halt North Korea's nuclear programme "once and for all".

People The White House: Donald Trump Asked for a Military Parade
Author: 0 The White House: Donald Trump Asked for a Military Parade

And what best way to honour the U.S. service members on America's biggest day on July 4. In response to the news , White House press secretary Sarah Sanders said in a statement that Trump had asked the Defense Department to "explore" the idea.

Author: 0 House Democrats Resisting Bipartisan Budget Deal Unveiled by Senate Leadership

The two-year deal, which would increase current spending caps by roughly $300 billion, would include a major boost for military spending, with slightly smaller increases for domestic programs. Spending for non-defense programs would increase $63 billion this year and $68 billion next year. Budget hawks balked at the new domestic funding demanded by Democrats .

People Venezuelan govt, opposition talks on ice, says Dominican president
Author: 0 Venezuelan govt, opposition talks on ice, says Dominican president

Current President Nicolas Maduro Moros is set to stand for re-election on behalf of the leftist We Are Venezuela party, the Socialist Unified Party (PSUV), and other smaller leftist parties allied to the government party. Opponents say the government is rigging the election in advance by barring Maduro's strongest rivals - opposition politicians Leopoldo Lopez and Henrique Capriles - and failing to reform a compliant election board.

Author: 0 When do the 2018 Winter Olympics start?

North Korea announced last month a new "world-level" tourist project in the divided province that appeared to be aimed at capitalising on the global attention surrounding the Winter Olympics in PyeongChang, a city in the South Korean-controlled half of Kangwon.

People Scrambled in translation, Norway Olympic team mistakingly order 15000 eggs
Author: 0 Scrambled in translation, Norway Olympic team mistakingly order 15000 eggs

Chefs for the athletic delegation from the Arctic Circle nation had a mathematical snafu when placing an order for the next few weeks while in South Korea for the Winter Games . Although the excess eggs have been sent back, the Norway team can still expect plenty of egg-based dishes. Norwegian Biathlon athletes celebrate at a test event in Pyeongchang.

People 300 'child soldiers' freed in South Sudan
Author: 0 300 'child soldiers' freed in South Sudan

They were officially disarmed and provided with civilian clothes as well as medical screenings. "This is the first time so many young women have been involved in a release like this in South Sudan", Shearer said. Negotiations to release the children have been carried out by Unicef, state and local authorities, and local groups. "The continued recruitment and use of children by the military and opposing armed groups points to the utter impunity that reigns in South Sudan and the bad cost of ...

People Syria 'responds to new Israeli aggression' after alleged strike near Damascus
Author: 0 Syria 'responds to new Israeli aggression' after alleged strike near Damascus

The onslaught came a day after a rash of airstrikes battered Syrian opposition areas, killing more than 28 people around the country and striking at hospitals and residential buildings in the northwestern Idlib province. The U.N. officials called for "an immediate cessation of hostilities lasting for at least one month throughout Syria to enable the delivery of humanitarian aid and services, evacuation of the critically sick and wounded, and alleviation of people's suffering, to the ...

Author: 0 Democrats Should Look Back at 2013 to Avoid Another Shutdown in 2018

The Senate's deal funds the government for the next six weeks and raises federal budget caps for two years, with the increase divided nearly equally between defense and domestic spending . Yet, Republicans and Democrats in the House threatened to hold it up even if it gets bipartisan support in the Senate . Hailing the agreement in the senate on Wednesday, majority leader Mitch McConnell described the deal as a "significant bipartisan step forward".

People Supreme Court to start final hearings in Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri case today
Author: 0 Supreme Court to start final hearings in Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri case today

The Supreme Court was likely to start "final hearings" on a bunch of 13 petitions over the 2.7 acre disputed Ayodhya site that is claimed by both Hindus and Muslims. Bench said we have not said anything about it and we will see about that. Dhavan requested to hear this case on a day-to-day basis which the bench denied.

People Syria regime strikes kill 35 civilians
Author: 0 Syria regime strikes kill 35 civilians

The U.S. military said late Wednesday it launched airstrikes on Syrian government-backed troops after as many as 500 attackers began what appeared to be a coordinated assault on the SDF accompanied by U.S. "Pro-regime forces initiated hostilities with artillery pieces (howitzers)". The conflict in Syria is many-sided, with complex battle lines between multiple rebel factions, Islamist groups, government-backed troops and US and Russian forces.

People Education Realty Trust Inc (NYSE:EDR) Q3 2017 Sentiment Change
Author: 0 Education Realty Trust Inc (NYSE:EDR) Q3 2017 Sentiment Change

The company has market cap of $3.53 billion. Barclays Plc who had been investing in Digital Rlty Tr Inc (Put) for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $22.16B market cap company. The Earnings Yield for Digital Realty Trust, Inc. Cowen & Co has "Buy" rating and $12600 target. Teekay Offshore Partners L.P. provides marine transportation, oil production, storage, long-distance towing, offshore installation and maintenance, and safety services to the energy and oil service ...

People Lewandowski Refuses to Testify Again to Congress, Democrat Says
Author: 0 Lewandowski Refuses to Testify Again to Congress, Democrat Says

House Intelligence is one of three congressional committees investigating Russian Federation and the 2016 USA election, after US intelligence agencies found that Russian Federation attempted to influence the campaign on Trump's behalf. Bannon is now expected to appear before the House of Representatives committee next week. Says Schiff: "Mr. President, I see you've had a busy morning of 'Executive Time.' Instead of tweeting false smears, the American people would appreciate it if you turned ...

People North Korean official facing sanctions may get exemption
Author: 0 North Korean official facing sanctions may get exemption

Though North Korean state television does cover some events live, Pyongyang sometimes does not confirm news of their military accomplishments - like missile tests - until a full 24 hours after the rest of the world knows. Security Council. His presence, along with Kim Jong Un's sister, had caused some observers to hope for a diplomatic breakthrough while the two North Koreans are in close proximity to their US and South Korean counterparts.

People Give me a toy: Florida boy gets trapped in vending machine
Author: 0 Give me a toy: Florida boy gets trapped in vending machine

On-duty fire crews soon arrived and got Mason out of the machine, with minimal damage to the game, the post stated. Thankfully, the boy was promptly removed without any injuries, and yes, he got to keep the stuffed animal. The department's post continued, "Engine 10 led by Lt. Abernathy, made short work of the situation". An off-duty fire-rescue lieutenant happened to be at the restaurant and, with the help of his colleagues, got Mason out.

People United Nations demands Syria ceasefire as air strikes pound rebel…
Author: 0 United Nations demands Syria ceasefire as air strikes pound rebel…

The punishing campaign by the Syrian government and its ally, Russia, has also battered Idlib, the largest area under opposition control. Syria's multisided war has drawn in armies and insurgents from around the world, aggravating a conflict that began in 2011 as an uprising against Assad.

People It's not for you: smartphone ban for N. Korea, Iran Olympians
Author: 0 It's not for you: smartphone ban for N. Korea, Iran Olympians

Spearheaded by the USA, the worldwide community has been imposing tougher sanctions created to punish North Korea's economy in an effort to rein in its nuclear program. North Korean athletes and performers stream into the rival South for a display of cooperation that maybe, just maybe, could ease anxiety about possible nuclear war.

Author: 0 US Senate's bipartisan spending-hike budget is 'monstrosity'

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi , D-Calif., also said she would support the emerging spending deal only if Ryan gives assurances about an open debate on immigration legislation. Long-term budget deal has been finalized by the major Senate leaders on Tuesday, which is a sweeping deal that could preclude the government shutdown and hit a combat on improving immigration next week.

People North Korea Is Winning the Olympics Before They Even Start
Author: 0 North Korea Is Winning the Olympics Before They Even Start

South Korea's military officials said the parade was apparently smaller than the previous one, which began at 10:05 a.m. on April 15 a year ago, finished at 12:56 p.m. "Showing up at someone else's party and picking a fight with one of their guests betrays a complete lack of respect for the host". South Korean President Moon Jae In plans to meet her and other senior North Korean officials in Pyeongchang on Friday.

People Along Fortified Border, Olympics Thaw Korean Relations With More Tourists
Author: 0 Along Fortified Border, Olympics Thaw Korean Relations With More Tourists

A group of warplanes briefly flew over the venue in formation, creating the number 70 with aerobatic smoke to celebrate the 70th anniversary of the founding of its armed forces. The war-separated Koreas are cooperating on a series of conciliatory measures during the Olympics, which the South sees as an opportunity to ease tensions with the North following an extended period of animosity over its nuclear weapon and missile programs.

People Decision on Zuma's future in 'coming days': S.Africa VP
Author: 0 Decision on Zuma's future in 'coming days': S.Africa VP

If the party's executive committee turns against Mr. Zuma, he would most likely resign, or face a humiliating fate in Parliament. He has not said whether he will resign voluntarily before his second term as president ends mid next year. The ANC was the main anti-apartheid movement for decades and has led South Africa since the end of white minority rule in 1994, but its moral stature has diminished because of Zuma and wider problems of corruption and mismanagement.

People Toys R Us jump starts closures, begins liquidation sales
Author: 0 Toys R Us jump starts closures, begins liquidation sales

USA Today reported that some stores, including those in MA, will be hosting sales as early as Wednesday and last until April 15. Toys "R" Us originally listed 182 locations that were set to close. "The reinvention of our brand requires that me make some tough decisions about our priority and focus", Dave Brandon, chief executive officer and chairman, said in a Toys R Us statement .

People Assange loses 1st bid to quash British warrant
Author: 0 Assange loses 1st bid to quash British warrant

Long-term supporter Pamela Anderson has visited WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange a day after he lost the first part of a legal fight against a United Kingdom arrest warrant. The site released confidential information on the Afghanistan and Iraq wars, provoking fury among USA intelligence and defence chiefs. "We must confront the real issue in this case - if Julian Assange walks out of the embassy today, he risks facing extradition to the U.S.

People Deputy fired after allegedly robbing bank
Author: 0 Deputy fired after allegedly robbing bank

Athey will be back in court on February 28 for a probable cause hearing. Athey was jailed in lieu of $500,000 bond. The sheriff said he was "as shocked and appalled as anyone else at Mr. Tuesday, pulled out a gun and told the clerk he needed money, according to USA Today . Sheriff Grice couldn't comment on the details of the case because it's being handled by investigators in Rowan County.

People Bermuda swaps same-sex marriage for home partnerships
Author: 0 Bermuda swaps same-sex marriage for home partnerships

The governor approved the bill reversing the right of gay couples to marry, despite a supreme court ruling a year ago authorizing same-sex marriage. The Domestic Partnerships Act passed in the House of Assembly and in the Senate , and will replace same-sex marriages with a domestic partnership which can be entered into by both same-sex and heterosexual couples.