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Pence likens Trump to one of his heroes: Teddy Roosevelt

Washington Post Politics - Thu, 17/08/2017 - 18:04
PANAMA CITY — On a normal day, Vice President Pence’s praise of his boss knows few limits. But on Thursday, it seemed to reach a new level. During a visit to the Panama Canal here, Pence spoke of President Trump as the modern reincarnation of one of the vice president’s personal heroes, Theodore Roosevelt. “In […]
Categories: Political

Tillerson, Mattis: Military option still in play for North Korea

CNN Top Stories - Thu, 17/08/2017 - 16:19
The US continues to consider military options to respond to North Korea's aggressive pursuit of missile capabilities, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said Thursday, swatting down claims that White House chief strategist Steve Bannon made in a magazine interview that "there's no military solution" to tensions with the rogue nation.
Categories: Economical

Trump recycles discredited Islamic pigs’ blood tale after terrorist attack in Barcelona

Washington Post Politics - Thu, 17/08/2017 - 15:47
Hours after an apparent terrorist attack in Barcelona, President Trump on Thursday recycled a largely discredited Internet tale that he promoted on the campaign trail as a way to call attention to what he has called “radical Islamic terrorism.” In a Twitter message, Trump instructed his 36 million followers to look to the example of  […]
Categories: Political

What if Donald Trump is just winging it?

CNN Top Stories - Thu, 17/08/2017 - 15:22
When President Donald Trump says or does something controversial or just plain dumb, the initial analysis is almost always the same: He's doing this on purpose to distract from something else!
Categories: Economical

Has the moral authority of the U.S. been eroded with Trump’s reaction to the violence in Virginia?

World News - Thu, 17/08/2017 - 14:50
In this occasional series, we will bring you up to speed on the biggest national security stories of the week. It resonated around the world when President Trump blamed "both sides" for the violence in Charlottesville where white supremacists and neo-Nazis brawled with counterprotesters last weekend. Immediately after he condemned the white nationalists but apportioned […]
Categories: Others

Barcelona witness: 'A bunch of people dead here'

CNN Top Stories - Thu, 17/08/2017 - 13:35
A witness films the immediate scene after a van struck pedestrians in Barcelona, Spain.
Categories: Economical

What you need to know about NAFTA as it goes through a quarter-life crisis

World News - Thu, 17/08/2017 - 13:29

NAFTA: The trade pact has stirred debate and controversy for more than two decades. President Trump used the North American Free Trade Agreement as a lightning rod during his election campaign last year. At his rallies, Trump called the trade pact -- which eliminated almost all tariffs and other trade barriers between the United States, Mexico and […]
Categories: Others

Chinese state media made a racist video about India and is censoring its critics

World News - Thu, 17/08/2017 - 13:27
A state-run Chinese media agency faces growing backlash over its propaganda video demeaning India's Sikh community, the latest development in what's fast becoming a volatile border dispute between the two nuclear powers. Titled “7 Sins of India,” the video features a Chinese actor, dressed in a turban and phony beard, reciting monosyllabic lines in English but in a manner […]
Categories: Others

Azarenka 'not willing' to leave son behind

CNN Top Stories - Thu, 17/08/2017 - 12:21
Former world No. 1 Victoria Azarenka might miss this month's US Open because of legal issues involving the father of her child, the two-time grand slam champion has said in a statement on Thursday.
Categories: Economical

Barcelona: Van hits crowd near Las Ramblas tourist spot

CNN Top Stories - Thu, 17/08/2017 - 11:29
A van has plowed into a crowd of people in Barcelona, causing several injuries, local police say.
Categories: Economical

Europe's migrant crisis is changing

CNN Top Stories - Thu, 17/08/2017 - 11:15
Much has changed since the height of the refugee crisis that gripped Europe in the summer of 2015. Since the shocking images of drowned Syrian toddler Alan Kurdi went viral, the crisis has largely been out of international headlines.
Categories: Economical

An Australian senator wore a burqa in Parliament — then called for a ban on Muslim immigrants

World News - Thu, 17/08/2017 - 10:42
Faceless in a long black burqa, the woman took a front-row seat in the Australian Senate chambers Thursday and sat like that for several minutes: silent, well aware she'd caused a scene. Then she rose with a dramatic flair, whipped the veil off her bright red hair and cast the burqa to the floor, her identity revealed. The senators behind her did not look remotely […]
Categories: Others

Striking similarities between KKK and Islamist jihadis

CNN Top Stories - Thu, 17/08/2017 - 10:33
The white nationalists and KKK members who marched on Charlottesville, Virginia, have a great deal in common with a separate group they would never lock arms with -- or march alongside, bearing store-bought tiki torches.
Categories: Economical

Best things to do in New York's SoHo neighborhood

CNN Top Stories - Thu, 17/08/2017 - 10:19
New York City's SoHo (shorthand for South of Houston Street) is synonymous with shopping thanks to its mix of major chains -- Uniqlo, H&M, Victoria's Secret -- and high-end brands such as Marc Jacobs and Prada. But as one of Manhattan's best-known neighborhoods, there's also world-class food, drink and art as long as you know where to look.
Categories: Economical

Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala Yousafzai to study at Oxford

World News - Thu, 17/08/2017 - 10:19
LONDON — Nobel laureate Malala Yousafzai said on Thursday that she was “so excited” to be offered a place at the University of Oxford, one of Britain’s most prestigious institutions of higher learning. Yousafzai, 20, tweeted an image of her confirmation saying she has been accepted to study philosophy, politics and economics (PPE). She was one […]
Categories: Others

5 things every gig worker should know

CNN Top Stories - Thu, 17/08/2017 - 10:16
Categories: Economical

Why whiskey tastes better with a little water ...

CNN Top Stories - Thu, 17/08/2017 - 09:53
If anyone has suggested adding a little water to your whiskey, you may want to give it a try. Rather than watering it down, the addition may act as a flavor enhancement, and we now know the science behind it, thanks to a new study.
Categories: Economical

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