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People Biggest Problems in the World Are ISIS And Climate Change, Poll Finds
Author: 0 Biggest Problems in the World Are ISIS And Climate Change, Poll Finds

Meanwhile, climate change was seen as the biggest threat in 13 countries, mostly Latin America and Africa, and was the second-ranked concern in numerous other countries. Sixty-two percent of the almost 42,000 people polled said ISIS militants were a "major threat" to their country, and 61 percent also identified global warming as a major threat out of a list of eight possible threats presented by pollsters.

People Police commissioner forbids officers to recreate evidence
Author: 0 Police commissioner forbids officers to recreate evidence

In the latest footage, a new set of unnamed officers are seen manufacturing evidence. One of the officers is seem placing something in the vehicle, then all of the officers step back. However, turns out those body cam videos are extremely useful in solving a plethora of cases other than instances of police brutality. State Attorney Marilyn Mosby said at a press conference Friday that prosecutors have dropped felony and gun charges in 34 cases where Pinheiro and the other officers have ...

People WaPo: Trump helped come up with misleading statement on Jr.'s meeting
Author: 0 WaPo: Trump helped come up with misleading statement on Jr.'s meeting

It remains unclear exactly how much the president knew at the time of the flight about Mr. Trump Jr's meeting, the Washington Post said. In a statement - allegedly dictated by Trump on Air Force One coming back from a Group of 20 summit in Hamburg, Germany - Don Jr said the meeting "primarily discussed a program about the adoption of Russian children".

Author: 0 Trump reportedly over the White House

White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders referred CNN to Trump's outside counsel for a response to the report. The New York Times initially reported in early July that Trump Jr. The lack of response to Russia comes at the same time that White House aides have been inconsistent on how Trump feels about Russian sanctions. "The near unanimous votes for the sanctions legislation in Congress represent the strong will of the American people to see Russian Federation take ...

People Democrats Tear Each Other Apart Over Abortion 'Litmus Test,' Hurting 2018 Chances
Author: 0 Democrats Tear Each Other Apart Over Abortion 'Litmus Test,' Hurting 2018 Chances

On Monday, Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee Chairman Ben Ray Luján, of New Mexico, said "there is not a litmus test " on abortion for Democratic candidates. In red parts of the country, it's tempting to see a pro-choice candidate as a dealbreaker, and rather than concede that ground to Republicans, some Democrats have argued that it's better to field anti-abortion candidates that otherwise align ideologically with party interests.

People North Atlantic Treaty Organisation convoy attacked in Afghanistan's Kandahar, casualties reported
Author: 0 North Atlantic Treaty Organisation convoy attacked in Afghanistan's Kandahar, casualties reported

No group including the Taliban has claimed responsibility for the attack yet. The Taliban in a statement claimed they opened fire on the helicopter, killing everyone on board. USA and North Atlantic Treaty Organisation troops are based at Kandahar Air Field south of the city. The Trump administration is deciding whether to send about 4,000 or more US soldiers to Afghanistan in an attempt to stem Taliban gains.

People Pakistan National, Plotted Udhampur Attack: 10 Things About Abu Dujana
Author: 0 Pakistan National, Plotted Udhampur Attack: 10 Things About Abu Dujana

Police handed over body of the local militant Arif to the locals for burial but did not hand over the body of Abu Dujana . Abu Dujana, alias Hafiz (LeT Divisional Commander, South Kashmir), was listed under the A++ category and the Army had also said that he is based out of Pakistan and has been active since December 14, 2014.

People Liu Jieyi urges support for new Israel-Palestinian peace plan
Author: 0 Liu Jieyi urges support for new Israel-Palestinian peace plan

Malaysia, he said, firmly believed that the two-state solution remained the most viable solution for both sides. All security agencies except for the police backed the move to dismantle metal detectors and security cameras put in place following the July 14 terror attack which saw two Israeli police officers murdered near the holy site.

People Trump Administration Planning Trade Action Against China
Author: 0 Trump Administration Planning Trade Action Against China

An announcement about new measures could come this week, the Reuters' source said. The Wall Street Journal and New York Times reported Wednesday that USA trade officials are discussing ways to counter piracy and other practices deemed harmful to American businesses.

Author: 0 Tillerson: Relationship with Trump 'good' despite differences over Iran deal

Speaking to reporters, he warned: "We don't think having a dialogue where the North Koreans come to the table assuming they're going to maintain their nuclear weapons is productive". economic and security interests in the Asia-Pacific region", the State Department said. But he emphasized that the danger posed by Pyongyang, which test fired two Intercontinental Ballistic Missiles in July, was unacceptable.

People OIC must counter Israel's occupation, expansionism: Iran FM
Author: 0 OIC must counter Israel's occupation, expansionism: Iran FM

Chaired by Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu, the meeting was attended by ministers and state ministers of OIC member states and Secretary General of OIC Dr Yousef Al Othaimeen. It accused the Jewish state of "employing collective punishment measures and the use of lethal and excessive force against peaceful Palestinian worshipers" at the site.

People Sanders: 'The President Weighed In as Any Father Would'
Author: 0 Sanders: 'The President Weighed In as Any Father Would'

The White House said Tuesday that President Donald Trump "weighed in, as any father would" on his son Donald Trump Jr's statement regarding a meeting he had with a Russian lawyer previous year. President Trump's lawyer responded to the Washington Post report by calling it "fake news, misinformed, incorrect and of no consequence" in a statement to NBC News.

People Sessions Speaks In Atlanta To Black Law Enforcement Group
Author: 0 Sessions Speaks In Atlanta To Black Law Enforcement Group

Sessions is expected to address law enforcement officers and families affected by the opioid crisis at the Columbus Police Academy. "You deserve the support and respect of every American, and I'm here today on behalf of President Trump and the Department of Justice to say, 'Thank you.' I am proud to stand with you".

People Australia players, Cricket Australia edge closer to pay deal
Author: 0 Australia players, Cricket Australia edge closer to pay deal

Australia captain Steve Smith is upbeat about the pay crisis being nearly over, Yahoo New Zealand reports. Smith did add though that "some really good progress" has been made in recent days and that a resolution could be found soon. "Some guys have been really vocal on social media". While things like maintaining thriving sponsorship deals will be a huge carrot for Cricket Australia , that remains firmly at the back of the queue for the people that would be hurt the most if the dispute ...

People Mets trade reliever Addison Reed to Red Sox for 3 prospects
Author: 0 Mets trade reliever Addison Reed to Red Sox for 3 prospects

The move is retroactive to Saturday. In six big-league games, the 20-year-old Devers is batting.417 (10 for 24) with four RBIs. Reed has an ERA of 2.57 in 49 innings pitched. He also scored two runs and drove in three more . But then in the sixth inning, Bryan Shaw and Andrew Miller , two of the game's premier relievers, squandered the Indians' early 7-5 lead.

People Donald Trump Ready For War To 'Destroy' North Korea: US Senator
Author: 0 Donald Trump Ready For War To 'Destroy' North Korea: US Senator

Last Friday, North Korea tested a ballistic missile that experts have said could have the range to hit California. Following the test, U.S. Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley said there was no point in having an emergency UN Security Council meeting if it produced nothing of effect, noting Pyongyang already violates numerous Security Council resolutions.

Author: 0 USA prepares to test launch unarmed ballistic missile test from California

The Minuteman III ICBM launch is created to " validate and verify the effectiveness, readiness, and accuracy of the weapon system ". The missile is expected to land about 4,800 miles away in the Ronald Reagan Ballistic Missile Defense Test Site, formerly known as Kwajalein Missile Range which is located in the Marshall Islands.

People Saudi Arabia plans luxury beach resorts on Red Sea
Author: 0 Saudi Arabia plans luxury beach resorts on Red Sea

According to a statement published by the Saudi Press Agency ( SPA ), the new project will be funded by the Saudi Public Investment Fund ( PIF ), and will be developed in accordance with global standards. The project will create as many as 35,000 jobs "once it's up and running" as well as contributing 15 billion riyals ($US 4 billion) to Saudi Arabia's gross domestic product, according to the statement.

Author: 0 IT sleuths search Karnataka minister's house, resort suite in Bengaluru

About 40 I-T officials with protection from the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) are said to be carrying out searches at the Eagleton resort and are also checking vehicles moving in and out of the resort. Initial reports point towards some incriminating documents and unaccounted cash that seem to be in the minister's posession. Congress high command has shot down the tour plans of its Gujarat MLAs who are camping in a luxury resort on the outskirts of Bengaluru .The party has alleged ...

People Govt to block $1.3bn sale of Gland Pharma to China's Fosun
Author: 0 Govt to block $1.3bn sale of Gland Pharma to China's Fosun

Ltd has extended the deadline to complete the proposed acquisition of Hyderabad-based Gland Pharma to the end of September this year. All these arouse tension between India-China as the large drug making company can not be handed over to another nation.

People Tillerson says he has differences with Trump on Iran deal
Author: 0 Tillerson says he has differences with Trump on Iran deal

The sanctions were announced a day after the country tested a satellite rocket launcher . The International Atomic energy Agency, as the United Nations body tasked to monitor Iran's compliance with the terms of the JCPOA, has confirmed six times that Tehran has fully honored its commitments under the deal.

People Thousands of Israelis gather in Jerusalem's Old City for Tisha B'av fast
Author: 0 Thousands of Israelis gather in Jerusalem's Old City for Tisha B'av fast

Under a decades-old agreement، only Muslims are allowed to pray inside the Al-Aqsa mosque compound، although anyone can visit، including Jews. Jewish visitors are required to refrain from sex for 72 hours as well as immerse themselves in a mikveh - or ritual bath - prior to ascending the Temple Mount, which is Judaism's holiest site.

People Tom Hiddleston to Play 'Hamlet' for Three Weeks in London
Author: 0 Tom Hiddleston to Play 'Hamlet' for Three Weeks in London

Branagh's company is staging the show in order to support the transformation of RADA's Chenies Street site. A ballot for tickets is set to open at midday today, August 1, and will close at 6pm on Sunday, August 6. Lucy Bevan and Emily Brockmann are casting directors for the production. Tickets will only be available through a ballot which is now open and can be found here.

Author: 0 Scaramucci Rant brings 4.4M to The New Yorker Website

The new directory, which was mailed to alumni of the school this week, shows an asterisk next to Scaramucci's name, indicating he passed away since the last edition was published, in 2011. New Chief of Staff John Kelly forced Scaramucci's resignation Monday after he unleashed an expletive-filled rant in a phone conversation with New Yorker reporter Ryan Lizza.