Tuesday, July 17, 2018

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Kim slams local North Koreans for unfinished power plant

Kim slams local North Koreans for unfinished power plant

NKorean leader blasts local officials over unfinished hydroelectric plant as he struggles to boost the economy
Published: 07/17/18
Japan, EU to sign trade deal eliminating nearly all tariffs

Japan, EU to sign trade deal eliminating nearly all tariffs

The European Union and Japan are signing a trade deal that will eliminate nearly all tariffs, seemingly defying the worries about the impact of US trade moves
Published: 07/17/18
US open to direct talks with Taliban, officials say

US open to direct talks with Taliban, officials say

U.S. officials say the United States is open to holding direct talks with the Taliban to encourage negotiations between the militant group and the Afghan government to end 17 years of war
Published: 07/16/18
Families bury the dead after bloody weekend in Nicaragua

Families bury the dead after bloody weekend in Nicaragua

Families began burying the dead following a bloody weekend in Nicaragua as police and paramilitary groups attacked roadblocks set up by anti-government demonstrators demanding President Daniel Ortega's exit from office
Published: 07/17/18
Statelessness a hurdle for some boys rescued from Thai cave

Statelessness a hurdle for some boys rescued from Thai cave

The youth soccer teammates rescued from a Thai cave last week are a multiethnic, cross-border crew, but some cannot count on a permanent home because they are stateless
Published: 07/17/18
Obama praises Kenya's political reconciliation

Obama praises Kenya's political reconciliation

Former U.S. President Barack Obama Monday praised Kenya's president and opposition leader for working together but said this East African country must do more to end corruption
Published: 07/17/18
When black performers use their ‘white voice’

When black performers use their ‘white voice’

In Sorry to Bother You, the wily satirical debut feature from Boots Riley, Cassius Green (Lakeith Stanfield) lands a job at a telemarketing company, where the first rule is "Stick to the script." He stumbles during his first few calls, unable to conn...
Published: 07/17/18
British PM accepts key amendments from hardline Brexiteers

British PM accepts key amendments from hardline Brexiteers

A former U.K. Cabinet minister from the ruling Conservative Party has called for a new Brexit referendum, an idea long assailed by the prime minister
Published: 07/16/18
Elon Musk's social media conduct may be bad for his business

Elon Musk's social media conduct may be bad for his business

Elon Musk's social media conduct may be bad for business, could land him in court facing defamation lawsuit
Published: 07/16/18
Top things to do in Tampa Bay for July 18

Top things to do in Tampa Bay for July 18

Broadway Musical Movies: Mary Poppins: In conjunction with Ruth Eckerd Hall announcing its 2018-2019 Broadway Season, Capitol Theatre presents a series of Tony Award winning musicals that have made their way to movie theaters. Upgrade to $9 and add u...
Published: 07/17/18