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Media Turns to Third Leg of 'Resist Trump' Stool

Media Turns to Third Leg of 'Resist Trump' Stool

President Donald Trump called out his detractors and threatened to shut down the government over funding for the border wall during a fiery rally in Phoenix Tuesday. On his old foe, the "mainstream media", Trump said: "The media can attack me, but where I draw the line is when they attack you". Jeff Flake , a Republican who is up for reelection in 2018, and complain some more about the "fake" news media.


LG Electronics Plans EV Component Factory In Michigan

LG Electronics Plans EV Component Factory In Michigan

The factory will make and package renewable batteries and supply 11 other parts to the auto industry. The project will mean at least 292 new jobs – 137 LG factory workers in Hazel Park and another related 155 engineers and technicians at the expanded LG R&D Center co-located with LGs vehicle components US headquarters in Troy, Michigan.


China to US: Pakistan's security concerns must be respected

China to US: Pakistan's security concerns must be respected

Trump promised to step up military efforts against the Taliban in Afghanistan in a televised addressed on Monday. The U.S. now has about 8,400 troops in the country. Yang said Beijing was committed to "advancing the peace and reconciliation process in Afghanistan" and that political dialogue was "the only way to solve the Afghanistan problem".


Russian Ambassador to Sudan Found Dead in Pool

Russian Ambassador to Sudan Found Dead in Pool

Mirgayas Shirinskiy (photo) is the fourth senior Russian diplomat to "unexpectedly" die this year under. Sudan's foreign ministry expressed its condolences to Russian Federation in a statement, praising Shirinsky's diplomatic efforts. The diplomat died while swimming in his pool at his house, AFP reported, citing a diplomatic source. "As soon as we receive detailed information from the Russian embassy staff in Khartoum , we will give information on the circumstances of the death of our ...


JAMB, VCs to decide cut-off mark this week

JAMB, VCs to decide cut-off mark this week

The stakeholders, according to him, peg that of Polytechnic to be 100, College of Education 100, while National Innovative Enterprise Institution remained at 110 marks. The JAMB registrar said a Central Admission Processing System (CAPS) would be used to streamline admission processes among Institutions, while it addresses challenges associated with former approach.


United Nations warns U.S. against racism, hatred

United Nations warns U.S. against racism, hatred

A United Nations committee charged with tackling racism has issued an "early warning" over conditions in the USA and urged the Trump administration to "unequivocally and unconditionally" reject discrimination. Shortly after, a group of United Nations experts voiced its concern over the rise of racism and xenophobia in the U.S., which critics of Trump say he emboldened through his tepid response to Charlottesville.