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People Marc Marquez dominates Brno race to extend MotoGP title lead
Author: 0 Marc Marquez dominates Brno race to extend MotoGP title lead

After a strong getaway from pole position, Marquez was overhauled by Jorge Lorenzo and found himself slipping back down the field in the early stages. "On the grid, I took the risk to use the soft rear tyre because I thought it would give me extra grip for five laps before pitting to change bikes, but it didn't go like that.

People Millions of Dollars in Seized Illegal Ivory Crushed in NY
Author: 0 Millions of Dollars in Seized Illegal Ivory Crushed in NY

State Department attended the crush. "It's a bad event from one hand, because we think about how many elephants gave their lives for the trinkets", Daniel L. The works were seized by undercover investigators in New York City. The Central Park ceremony was the second such ritual conducted in NY. Some critics have argued that destroying ivory could drive up black market prices by increasing scarcity, thus encouraging more poaching .

People United Nations security council slaps 'most stringent' sanctions on North Korea
Author: 0 United Nations security council slaps 'most stringent' sanctions on North Korea

The measure is expected to slash at least one-third of North Korea's annual export revenue of $3 billion. USA ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley told the council the sanctions weren't a solution. Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi has urged North Korea to abide by United Nations resolutions and stop provoking "the global community's goodwill" with missile launches and nuclear tests.

People United Nations imposes tougher sanctions on DPR Korea over ballistic missile launches
Author: 0 United Nations imposes tougher sanctions on DPR Korea over ballistic missile launches

Under the new sanctions , all countries are now banned from importing North Korean coal, iron, lead and seafood products, and from letting in more North Korean laborers who deliver much-needed hard currency to the Kim Jong-Un regime. Speaking to reporters after the council vote, Haley said "what's next is completely up to North Korea ". China fears a spread of USA influence in the region, though China and the US agree on wanting to stop North Korea's nuclear development.

People Rosenstein Says Mueller Might Investigate Any Crime
Author: 0 Rosenstein Says Mueller Might Investigate Any Crime

The second was when Stephanopoulos demanded an assurance that President Trump wouldn't fire special counsel Robert Mueller . Donald Trump Jr.'s meeting with a Kremlin-linked lawyer was "ill-advised", New Jersey Gov. Stephanopoulos pushed back, asking why President Trump's lawyer and press secretary had differing accounts on whether he was involved in the statement.

People Sanctions to result in sea of fire in US
Author: 0 Sanctions to result in sea of fire in US

Not even close. The North Korean threat has not left us, it is rapidly growing more unsafe", US Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley told the council. US Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley. "We hope that they will go the route of peace and security". The U.S. could do more on its own to develop a relationship with North Korea, she said.

People Three dead following plane crash at Swiss summer camp
Author: 0 Three dead following plane crash at Swiss summer camp

A third teenager - a 17-year-old girl - was badly injured in the crash. All four were Swiss nationals. Police described the pilot as experienced and from the local area, and added that the teens were all from Switzerland. Two 14-year-old boys and the pilot were killed in the crash. The flight was organised for the camp for almost 200 young people at the Aero-Club of Switzerland in the eastern area of Graubunden.

People More scattered showers/storms & Potential Tropical Cyclone Seven
Author: 0 More scattered showers/storms & Potential Tropical Cyclone Seven

Potential Tropical Cyclone Seven is the storm's designation for now, but it will be given the name Franklin if it achieves tropical storm status. The tropical wave is expected to develop into a tropical depression or tropical storm before it makes landfall close to or over northern Belize sometime between Monday and Tuesday.

Author: 0 Chinese Media to Trump: Stop the 'Emotional Venting' on Twitter

The United States had for months put pressure on China to rein in North Korea's increasingly sophisticated weapons program, but Trump's tweets have indicated he is exhausted of waiting for results. I am very disappointed in China. "We will no longer allow this to continue". North Korea has launched repeated tests of ballistic missiles, which it claims are now advanced enough to carry a nuclear warhead as far as the United States.

People Another Dubai Tower Catches Fire In Three Days
Author: 0 Another Dubai Tower Catches Fire In Three Days

The small fire, which started on a balcony in Tiger Tower, is now under control. He said investigators believe either an improperly disposed cigarette or combustion caused by the late morning heat, which was a sunny 109 deg., ignited the blaze.

People Russia: US trying to 'shift responsibility' on North Korea
Author: 0 Russia: US trying to 'shift responsibility' on North Korea

There remain doubts whether the North can miniaturise a nuclear weapon to fit a missile nose cone, or if it has mastered the technology needed for the projectile to survive re-entry into the Earth's atmosphere. "We believe that the North Korea nuclear issue and China-US trade are two issues that are in two completely different domains", Chinese Vice Minister of Commerce Qian Keming told a press briefing, adding the issues "are not related, and should not be discussed together".

People United Nations sanctions aim to deprive North Korea of $1bn in revenue
Author: 0 United Nations sanctions aim to deprive North Korea of $1bn in revenue

Both countries acknowledged and urged "fully and comprehensively" the implementation of the U.N. Security Council's decision, Wang told journalists after the meeting. US President Donald Trump on Saturday touted the new United Nations measures, saying they will have a "very big financial impact". Fresh UN sanctions come amid ASEAN meeting, where Chinese minister is urging North Korean official to abide by measures.

People Nazi Salutes End In Arrests For Chinese Tourists In Berlin
Author: 0 Nazi Salutes End In Arrests For Chinese Tourists In Berlin

In the wake of the blaze, Adolf Hitler consolidated his power over Germany, eventually unleashing World War II, which claimed an estimated 20 million lives in Europe, and the Holocaust, in which millions of victims including six million Jews were systematically slaughtered.

People Injuries and Damages in Tornado Hits At Tulsa, Oklahoma
Author: 0 Injuries and Damages in Tornado Hits At Tulsa, Oklahoma

Power poles are down and business signs are ripped apart. Meanwhile, City of Tulsa officials are working to assess damage throughout the affected area. Severe storms and flash flooding have struck the Plains this weekend. The storm caused extensive damage and left more than 11,000 customers without power at one point.

People 624 civilians killed in US-led c oalition strikes in Iraq, Syria
Author: 0 624 civilians killed in US-led c oalition strikes in Iraq, Syria

The U.S. -led coalition and its allies have wrestled nearly a third of territory from the Islamic State militant group (ISIS) because of changes implemented by President Trump and his administration, a senior U.S. Damascus accused the US-led coalition of using banned phosphorus bombs and launching airstrikes on residential areas and hospitals, saying that it is a "blatant violation of global law".

People Boy Scouts killed, 1 injured after sail boat hits power line
Author: 0 Boy Scouts killed, 1 injured after sail boat hits power line

The 18-year-old was dead onboard and the 16-year-old was dead in the water, according to the TPWD release. The younger Scout was found unresponsive "in a boat nearby" the Catamaran and was given CPR by 'good Samaritans, ' a statement from the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department reads.

People Report shows the cause of the fatal OH ride — RELEASED
Author: 0 Report shows the cause of the fatal OH ride — RELEASED

Corrosion can be caused by lack of maintenance and upkeep of the ride. The company says the ride was 18 years old. North American Midway Entertainment, which is not a provider of the Ohio State Fair rides, said in a statement Thursday that "due to the tragic incident.

People Early storms release NJ from humidity; cooler weather ahead
Author: 0 Early storms release NJ from humidity; cooler weather ahead

Tomorrow . Partly cloudy skies. Winds are expected to pick up midday, with south winds from 10 to 15 miles per hour with gusts as high as 20 miles per hour. Another wave of rain and thunder will take shape by Saturday evening to the west. The chance for showers and storms will continue through the workweek.

People Afghan Officials: Taliban Militants Kill Dozens In Northern Province
Author: 0 Afghan Officials: Taliban Militants Kill Dozens In Northern Province

Seven members of the Afghan security forces were also killed as well as a number of insurgents. The insurgent groups killed the civilians on the "baseless charge" of being part of the local police and uprising forces, said Mohammad Noor Rahmani, head of the provincial council for Sar-i-Pul.

People Chicago will sue Trump administration over sanctuary cities grant threat
Author: 0 Chicago will sue Trump administration over sanctuary cities grant threat

The lawsuit will be filed on Monday. "It's especially tragic that the mayor is less concerned with that staggering figure than he is spending time and taxpayer money protecting criminal aliens and putting Chicago's law enforcement at greater risk", Justice Department spokeswoman Sarah Isgur Flores said.

People Syrian Forces Make Gains in Energy-Rich Homs Province
Author: 0 Syrian Forces Make Gains in Energy-Rich Homs Province

The UK-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said Bashar al-Assad's Army had captured al-Sukhna from the terror outfit after heavy artillery firing and airstrikes by Russian Federation. The recovery of the city, however, has not been confirmed by the syrian government. Among the dead were 30 killed in the fight for Al-Sukhna, the monitor said.

People Deputy AG Says DOJ Crackdown Is Targeting Leakers, Not Journalists
Author: 0 Deputy AG Says DOJ Crackdown Is Targeting Leakers, Not Journalists

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein pushed back against criticism of the Department of Justice's announcement that it may begin subpoenaing journalists during investigations of classified information leaks. "You don't consider the publishing of classified information as a crime", Wallace said. "That will leave leave all Americans less informed about what the Trump administration is doing behind closed doors".

People Muguruza cruises into semi-finals, Kvitova out
Author: 0 Muguruza cruises into semi-finals, Kvitova out

There was a bit of suspense in the second set with Bellis serving at 1-2, but Vandeweghe scored another crucial break with a huge cross-court forehand victor, then held her own serve and coasted to the finish. Muguruza, who is seeking her second title of 2017, next faces American Madison Keys , who beat seventh-seeded Lesia Tsurenko of Ukraine 6-4, 6-3.

People Venezuela Socialist Party official says
Author: 0 Venezuela Socialist Party official says "irregular situation" controlled

GUNFIRE has been reported at a military base in the city of Valencia, Venezuela, and several arrests have been made in what appears to have been a military uprising. "I will continue being the attorney general of this country", she told reporters. Although brushed off by Maduro as part of a plot by "the global enemy", that gave grounds for Venezuelan Attorney General Luisa Ortega - a thorn in Maduro's side - to order an investigation.

People Pence Denies He Is Already Running for Trump's Second Term
Author: 0 Pence Denies He Is Already Running for Trump's Second Term

A spokesman for Vice President Pence dismissed speculation on Saturday that the vice president was eyeing a White House run in 2020, calling such claims "wishful thinking". Conway. In its report, the Times alleged that Pence had already created his own political fund-raising committee, Great America Committee, despite warnings from Republicans that it would raise questions about his true intentions.

People 12 killed in church attack in Nigeria
Author: 0 12 killed in church attack in Nigeria

He intimated the worshippers on the true picture of the incident, saying there was nothing to worry about. The Anambra State Police Command has confirmed eleven worshippers dead after the Sunday attack on St Phillips Catholic Church, Ozugbulu in Ekwusigo Local Government area of the State.

People Eiffel Tower: Police stop man with knife defying security
Author: 0 Eiffel Tower: Police stop man with knife defying security

The tower, which lets visitors enter until midnight, was evacuated an hour later in what a police source said was a standard precaution. Eiffel Tower reopened to tourists as usual on Sunday morning. The man, who was apparently alone, was "very quickly overpowered and arrested" and nobody was hurt, a statement from the company that runs the monument said.

People Happy Raksha Bandhan 2017: Top 10 Hindi songs to download on Rakhi
Author: 0 Happy Raksha Bandhan 2017: Top 10 Hindi songs to download on Rakhi

Hamid Ansari said, the festival reaffirms the strong bond of love and affection between brothers and sisters and upholds the high place traditionally accorded to women in the society. The Internet has a number of websites from where one can download those songs for free. Sandhya Parimala, a working professional, said, "In these fleeting days, I will make it a point to be mentally and emotionally connected to my brother for the rest of my life".

People Russia's Lavrov meets US Tillerson, says feels US ready to continue dialogue
Author: 0 Russia's Lavrov meets US Tillerson, says feels US ready to continue dialogue

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will discuss the current state of relations between Moscow and Washington at a meeting in Manila next week, the Russian Foreign Ministry said on Thursday. He predicted "it will be difficult" to hammer out the details but that compromise can be reached if all parties - including the USA - use their influence in Syria to persuade armed groups there to comply.

People Al Jazeera to be blocked in Israel
Author: 0 Al Jazeera to be blocked in Israel

There was no timetable given for the implementation of the measures. Last month, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said he would work to close the Jerusalem offices Al Jazeera , accusing the television news network of inciting violence in the city.

People K Chandrasekhar Rao's accusations on GST not proper: Bandaru Dattatreya
Author: 0 K Chandrasekhar Rao's accusations on GST not proper: Bandaru Dattatreya

Answering on the allegation that the State exchequer will suffer with GST implementation in reference to the ongoing projects, BJP said, "GST Council has already lowered GST rates from 18 percent to 12 percent and addressed this issue which several States raised in the first GST council meeting after GST was enacted".

People McConnell casts doubt on prospects for bipartisan tax overhaul
Author: 0 McConnell casts doubt on prospects for bipartisan tax overhaul

Flake has voted for Trump's nominees and efforts to reverse rules from President Barack Obama's tenure, and he broke with fellow Arizona Sen. Last week, Trump tweeted that if the Senate didn't approve health care legislation, "BAILOUTS for Insurance Companies" would end "very soon!" While that is an idea Democrats say they will discuss, it's unclear whether the two parties can reach a deal.

People China hits back at Trump criticism over North Korea
Author: 0 China hits back at Trump criticism over North Korea

China on Thursday welcomed comments by US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson that Washington would not seek regime change in North Korea, after a week of verbal sparring between the two countries over Pyongyang's rogue weapons programme. "As Beijing has said, repeatedly, it does not have the kind of "control" over Pyongyang that the US president believes it does". Any new U.N. Security Council resolution "that does not significantly increase the worldwide pressure on North Korea is of no ...

People Korean FM stops in China on way to Philippines for security talks
Author: 0 Korean FM stops in China on way to Philippines for security talks

According to Yonhap news agency, the sides exchanged views regarding the development of the North Korean nuclear and missiles programs, as well as the latest UN Security Council resolution tightening sanctions against Pyongyang. Pyongyang tested two intercontinental ballistic missiles in July, claiming it now had the ability to hit the US. It is being cheered on by President Donald Trump.