Day: August 17, 2017

Info on 1.8M Chicago voters was publicly accessible, now removed from cloud service: election officials

A file containing the names, addresses, dates of birth and other information about Chicago's 1.8 million registered voters...

Exports promotion body, IGG in staff recruitment battle – Daily Monitor

Kampala. Uganda's effort to increase export volumes could be undermined after the Inspector General of Government halted a...

UJA, JCC Greenwich upcoming Morocco mission – Fairfield Citizen-News

From 10 to 11 a.m. on Sept. 13, UJA and JCC Greenwich are meeting at 1 Holly Hill...

Regional Challenges in the Wake of the Kenya Elections – CFR.org

Rachael Sullivan is a Master of Public Administration candidate at Columbia University School of International and Public Affairs,...

USS Fitzgerald’s leadership to be removed from their duties over June collision

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Zimbabwe: War Vets Boss Nabbed for ‘Grace Mugabe Failed Mum’ Jibe – AllAfrica.com

Outspoken executive member of the Zimbabwe National Liberation War Veterans Association Victor Matemadanda has been arrested and is...

Trump’s Confederacy fight threatens GOP agenda in Congress

Senior Republicans on Capitol Hill fear President Donald Trump’s eagerness to fight a Confederate-tinged culture war and his...

Floyd Mayweather Says Conor McGregor Fight Is His Last, Talks Legacy on Call

John Locher/Associated PressWhen Floyd Mayweather last stepped into a ring nearly two years ago to fight Andre Berto,...

Mattis and Tillerson move to clarify administration policy on North Korea

The top U.S. diplomat and defense official moved again Thursday to clarify the Trump administration’s North Korea policy,...

US allies think Donald Trump is less trustworthy than Vladimir Putin, poll shows

US allies and several other countries may think Russian President Vladimir Putin is a threat, but they trust...

Mattis, Tillerson pledge closer military bond with Japan in face of North Korean threat

Mattis, Tillerson pledge closer military bond with Japan in face of North Korean threat Washington TimesMilitary Drills Emerge...

North Korea’s new propaganda posters boast US is within strike range

A propaganda poster blaming U.S. and hostile countries' sanction released by North Korea's KCNA Thomson Reuters SEOUL (Reuters)...

White House aides squirm at Trump’s rhetoric but stay put

National security adviser H.R. McMaster and his deputy, Dina Powell, have been unhappy with Trump’s rhetoric on race...

White nationalist Richard Spencer is ‘not welcome’ on LSU campus, university president says | State Politics

White supremacist Richard Spencer isn't welcome on LSU's campus following violent clashes in Charlottesville, Virginia, over the weekend.“We...

What scientists hope to learn from the eclipse

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Three U.S. airstrikes kill seven al-Shabaab militants in Somalia

A joint Somali-U.S. security operation against al-Shabaab since Wednesday resulted in the killing of seven militants including a...

Burkina Faso soldiers to get counter-terrorism training from Germany

Burkina Faso has agreed to a counter-terrorism training offer from Germany after the capital Ouagadougou was attacked late...

Ghana implements ban on import, sale of skin bleaching products

The Ghana Food and Drugs Authority has commenced the implementation of the ban on import and sale of...

Top two officers and other sailors aboard the USS Fitzgerald to be disciplined following deadly collision at sea

Damage to the guided missile destroyer USS Fitzgerald is seen as the vessel is berthed at its mother...

Over a dozen African heads of state, leaders in Rwanda for Kagame’s inauguration

Over a dozen African heads of state and leaders have arrived in Rwanda’s capital Kigali ahead of the...

CEOs to move their White House talks underground

Chief executives no longer want to appear in photo-ops with President Donald Trump following his race comments about...

Red Sox owner wants Boston to rename street near Fenway tied to team’s racist history

Amidst a wave of teams and cities reconsidering what various monuments mean in the modern world, and even...

Tropical Storm Harvey forms east of the Caribbean, forecasters say

A patch of churning clouds and storms east of the Caribbean formed into Tropical Storm Harvey, according to...

‘The Defenders’: TV Review

'The Defenders': TV Review Hollywood ReporterThe Defenders Series-Premiere Recap: Don't Call Them Heroes VultureThe Defenders series premiere recap:...

Missouri State Senator Urged To Resign Over Her ‘Hope’ For Trump’s Assassination

A Missouri state senator says she has no plans to resign ― despite loud calls from within her...

High heat Friday; more cooling storms this weekend – KATC.com | Continuous News Coverage

Big summer heat will continue for Acadiana Friday with relatively small chances of a few scattered afternoon showers...

Washington’s mounting woes push S&P to biggest loss in three months

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. stocks sold off on Thursday, with the S&P 500 recording its biggest daily...

The Latest: Secret Service looking into senator’s Trump post

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The Latest on a Missouri lawmaker posting and deleting a comment hoping President Trump...

“Water on deck!” “Get out!” — The Navy’s official report of the Fitzgerald’s catastrophe at sea

“Water on deck!” “Get out!” — The Navy's official report of the Fitzgerald's catastrophe at sea NavyTimes.comCommander and...

Think what you want about Steve Bannon, but he’s got a good point on China

Here's what you need to know about the man who went from Breitbart News chairman to Donald Trump's...

How the tech industry is responding to Charlottesville

The tech industry has plenty to say about the violent protests in Charlottesville, Virginia. The Washington Post The...

American Cancer Society, Cleveland Clinic pull events from Trump’s Mar-a-Lago

American Cancer Society, Cleveland Clinic pull events from Trump's Mar-a-Lago New York Daily News2 charities cancel Mar-a-Lago events...

Gary Cohn stays put — for now — following Trump’s comments on Charlottesville

The White House on Thursday took the unusual step of saying that National Economic Council Director Gary Cohn...

‘DISGRACEFUL, DISRESPECTUL’: Pauline Hanson shocks the Senate by turning up in a burqa

One Nation leader Pauline Hanson appeared in the Australian senate today wearing the full black covering of a...

White House disbands another advisory council, this one on infrastructure

President Trump departs the White House on his way to West Virginia earlier this month. (Win McNamee/Getty Images)...

Federal government program to match funds for East Africa garners $21.3M in donations – Politics

International Development Minister Marie-Claude Bibeau says a federal program to match donations for the East African famine generated...

American Cancer Society, Cleveland Clinic Ditch Mar-a-Lago for Galas

American Cancer Society, Cleveland Clinic Ditch Mar-a-Lago for Galas U.S. News & World ReportCleveland Clinic, American Cancer Society...

Missouri Democratic state senator says she hopes Trump is assassinated

A Democratic state senator in Missouri is facing resignation calls for posting on Facebook Thursday that she hopes...

Kevin Durant says he’s skipping the White House visit and his Warriors teammates ‘all agree’

Kevin Durant said he has no plans to go to the White House to celebrate the Warriors’ latest title....

After Charlottesville, Democrats in Congress focus on Confederate statues

Congressional Democrats are taking aim at a host of statues of Confederate figures standing in the U.S. Capitol,...