Day: August 14, 2017

Lexington’s mayor works to re-locate Confederate symbols from old courthouse grounds

LEXINGTON, Ky. — The mayor of Lexington, Kentucky is working to re-locate confederate symbols from old courthouse grounds.Mayor Jim...

Following ‘Fire and Fury,’ Trump Looks to Ease Tensions in Asia

“The theft of intellectual property by foreign countries costs our nation millions of jobs, and billions and billions...

Republicans in Alabama primary race back Trump on Charlottesville

DECATUR, Ala. — The bitter Republican primary for a U.S. Senate seat here has seen candidates attacked for...

Trump Turns To 43-Year-Old ‘America First’ Trade Law To Pressure China : NPR

President Trump holds up a signed memorandum calling for a trade investigation of China at the White House...

Teen accused of vandalizing Boston’s Holocaust memorial

BOSTON — A teenager was arrested for allegedly vandalizing Boston’s Holocaust Memorial. Police said officers responded around 6:40...

Texas A&M calls off planned white nationalist rally

By Will Weissert | AP By Will Weissert | AP August 14 at 7:57 PM AUSTIN, Texas — Texas A&M University late...

The science behind the color-changing solar eclipse US postage stamps? Fat magic

The science behind the color-changing solar eclipse US postage stamps? Fat magic The Denver PostHow to photograph an...

How to Integrate Africa’s Workforce

by Dr. Mthuli Ncube former Chief Economist and Vice President African Development Bank We have all seen the...

Judge denies bail for man accused of ramming car into Charlottesville protesters

CHARLOTTESVILLE — Years before a 20-year-old Ohio man allegedly rammed his car into a panicked crowd of activists...

Why GoDaddy’s decision to delist a neo-Nazi site is such a big deal

SAN FRANCISCO — The push for Internet businesses to remove hateful speech spread to an influential corner of...

‘Very threatening’: Mother of Charlottesville suspect James A. Fields called 911 twice

CHARLOTTESVILLE — Years before a 20-year-old Ohio man allegedly rammed his car into a panicked crowd of activists...

Trump aide tried to set up Russia meetings, Washington Post reports

One of President Trump's repeatedly tried to set up meeting between the Trump campaign and Russian officials last...

At least 300 dead in Sierra Leone mudslides and flooding

Mudslides and torrential flooding killed more than 300 people in and around Sierra Leone's capital early Monday following...

Britain asks for interim customs deal with EU, new trade deals post-Brexit

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain will propose setting up an interim customs agreement with the European Union after Brexit...

Texas A&M, citing security issues, calls off “White Lives Matter” event

Texas A&M University late Monday said it would not permit a "White Lives Matter" event -- featuring white...

Trump blames Democrats for ‘some of the worst’ trade deals before signing measure on China’s practices

President Trump took aim at Democrats on Monday morning in a tweet, claiming that they are responsible for...

Anba Kyrillos passes away

He was born in Sohag governorate in Upper Egypt on October 15, 1952 and graduated from the Faculty...

The Latest: Gunmen attack UN base in Mali, killing 7 people – Fredericksburg.com

The latest on violence involving the U.N. peacekeeping mission in the African nation of Mali : The United...

The danger of supplementing aid to Africa with weapons

During the recent G-20 meeting in Germany, Chancellor Angela Merkel floated the idea that African countries should be...

Who is George Papadopoulos, the Trump Campaign Adviser Who Suggested a Meeting with Russian Leaders?

When Donald Trump was running for president, George Papadopoulos, a young foreign policy adviser to his campaign, suggested the...

Taylor Swift Groping Trial: Jury Decides DJ David Mueller Assaulted and Battered Pop Star

Taylor Swift 's legal battle against David Mueller has come to an end. After four hours of deliberation, an eight-member...

Google and GoDaddy boot neo-Nazi website that mocked the woman slain in Charlottesville

A leading neo-Nazi website continued to be accessible Monday despite efforts by website registration companies Google and GoDaddy...

Jury Rules in Pop Star’s Favor

After six days in court, a verdict has been reached in the Taylor Swift groping trial. After deliberating...

Sessions Emerges as Forceful Figure in Condemning Charlottesville Violence

Kristen Clarke, the president of the liberal Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Under Law, called Mr. Sessions’s moves...

How can young people secure a better future for Africa?

Gerald Chirinda CorrespondentWith 70 percent of Africa’s population under the age of 30, we as a continent are presented...

Boston to hate groups: You’re not welcome to rally here

"We have a message for all the hate groups. Boston does not welcome you here. Boston does not...

Deadly attack targets UN mission in Timbuktu, Mali

Image copyright Minusma/Marco Dormino Image caption UN troops have been trying to stabilise Mali since 2013 Gunmen have...

Texas A&M abruptly cancels planned white nationalist rally

Texas A&M University late Monday abruptly canceled a planned white supremacist rally on its campus next month, amid...

‘Deadpool 2’: Ryan Reynolds Mourns Stunt Person After Accident

"My heart pours out to — along with each and every person she touched in this world," the...

How the Cult of Robert E. Lee Was Born

The reason the South fought the American Civil War has been contested ever since the Confederacy surrendered in...

Records: Charlottesville car attack suspect previously accused of assaulting mother

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. -- The driver charged with killing a woman protesting a white supremacist rally in Charlottesville was previously...

Hertha win German Cup tie,Schalke progress

Hertha Berlin's 2-0 win over hosts Hansa Rostock was marred by trouble in the stands.In a game overshadowed...

7 Critical Skills Every Young African Needs

Communication Skills Communication skills are essential in every economy, and in every industry from government, to manufacturing, to...

Mother of Charlottesville Attack Suspect Previously Accused Son of Beating, Threatening Her

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. — The driver charged with killing a woman at a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville was...

Tiger Woods had pain, anxiety, sleep drugs in system during arrest

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Trump considers Arpaio pardon; critics call out president

Astrid Galvan, Associated Press Updated 9:15 pm, Monday, August 14, 2017 FILE - In this Jan. 26, 2016, photo,...

Trump adviser made repeated attempts to set up Russia meeting

A foreign policy adviser cited by President Trump as “excellent” made repeated attempts to set up a meeting...

South Africa: Five years on, Marikana victims still wait for justice

Victims of the bloody tragedy at Marikana, in which 34 protesters were killed and at least 70 were...

NBA Schedule 2017-18: League Releases Official Regular-Season Slate

Marcio Jose Sanchez/Associated PressFollowing another notable offseason of free agency and trades, the NBA has given its fans...

A Trump campaign foreign-policy adviser reportedly wanted to set up a meeting with Putin during the election

President Donald Trump meets Vladimir Putin, President of Russia (right), at the opening of the G20 summit on...