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Aug 15, 2017

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WENY News - International and world news

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Updated: Aug 15, 2017 1:29 PM PDT ... North Korea say that leader Kim Jong Un was briefed on his military's plans to ... More than 300 dead, 600 missing in Sierra Leone mudslides ... 13 killed when huge tree crashes down on Portuguese festival ... they were crushed by a falling tree on the island of Madeira on Tuesday.

BIG BEN to Go Silent for Three Years, Aug 15, 2017

 

Big Ben to go silent for three years from 2017 as major repair works ...

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Dec 16, 2016 - London's iconic Big Ben will close its doors to visitors on Friday under a 29 million-pound renovation project that will last three years.

TRUMP News, Aug 15, 2017

The CEOs who quit Trump's business councils

CEOs under fire to dump Trump - Aug. 15, 2017 - CNN Money

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2 hours ago - President Trump's brand is becoming too toxic for a growing number of America's CEOs. Within 24 hours on Monday, the chief executives of Under Armour (UA), Intel and Merck (MRK) quit Trump's manufacturing council in protest over his initial failure to condemn white supremacists.

VENEZUELA Military Exercixes News, Aug 15, 2017

 

Venezuela's Maduro Calls for Military Exercises After Trump Threat ...

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13 hours ago - Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro on Monday called for military exercises after U.S. ... By REUTERS AUG. 15, 2017, 3:12 A.M. E.D.T..

FRANCE Driver Rams Pizzeria, Aug 15, 2017

French gendarmes maintain a roadblock near the scene where a car ploughed into a pizzeria, killing a young girl and injuring several other people in Sept-Sorts.

'Suicidal' driver rams BMW into pizzeria in France; 13-year-old girl killed

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'Suicidal' driver rams BMW into pizzeria in France; 13-year-old girl killed. AP. Published Aug 15, 2017, 12:15 pm IST. Updated Aug 15, 2017, 12:15 pm IST ...

SIERRA LEONE Death Tolls News, Aug 15, 2017

Volunteers wait at the scene of heavy flooding and mudslides in Regent, just outside of Sierra Leone’s capital Freetown, Tuesday, Aug. 15 , 2017. Survivors of deadly mudslides in Sierra Leone’s capital are vividly describing the disaster as President Ernest Bai Koroma says the nation is in a “state of grief.” (AP Photo/ Kabba Kargbo)

More than 300 dead, 600 missing in Sierra Leone mudslides - ABC ...

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FREETOWN, Sierra LeoneAug 15, 2017, 2:45 PM ET ... are still missing as the death toll from massive mudslides in Sierra Leone's capital is certain to rise.

N. KOREA News, Aug 15, 2017

 North Korean leader Kim Jong Un receiving a briefing in Pyongyang.

North Korea Says It Will Wait 'a Little More' Before Acting on Guam ...

https://www.nytimes.com/2017/08/15/world/asia/south-korea-trump-north-korea.html
7 hours ago - By CHOE SANG-HUN AUG. 15, 2017 ... In response to threats from President Trump, North Korea's military announced last week that by ...

MADEIRA News, Aug 15, 2017

A body lies on the covered on the ground after a falling tree killed people near Funchal on the island of Madeira Portugal in this image taken from video Tuesday Aug.15, 2017.  Portuguese media has reported that people  died when they were crushed by a falling tree during at a popular religious festival on the island of Madeira. (TVI via AP)

The Latest: Death toll in Portugal tree fall rises to 13 - ABC News

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LISBON, Portugal — Aug 15, 2017, 3:01 PM ET ... died when they were crushed by a falling tree during at a popular religious festival on the island of Madeira.

PORTUGAL Wildfires News, Aug 15, 2017

The Associated PressThe Associated PressThe Associated PressA firefighting plane drops its load to prevent wildfires from reigniting over the village of Agua Formosa, near Vila de Rei, central Portugal, Tuesday, Aug. 15 2017. The small village was evacuated Monday night when raging forest fires approached. Around 3,000 firefighters in Portugal were struggling to put out more than 150 wildfires raging across the country Tuesday, as persistent hot and dry weather stoked the flames, officials said. (AP Photo/Armando Franca)

3,000 Firefighters in Portugal Combat Raging Wildfire | World News ...

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Aug. 15, 2017, at 11:02 a.m. ... Wildfires in Portugal this year have accounted for more than one-third of the burnt forest in the entire 28-nation European Union.

BIOLOGY News, Aug 15, 2017

Developmental Biology News -- ScienceDaily

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Aug. 15, 2017 — Head-on collisions between the protein machines that crawl along chromosomes can disrupt DNA replication and boost gene mutation rates.

ENTERTAINMENT News, Aug 15, 2017


August 15 2017 sun tv program - Sunshine Studios Live

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ROBOTICS News, Aug 15, 2017


Robots, Race Cars and Weather: Girl Scouts Offer New Badges ...

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Jul 25, 2017 - A New Ranking From U.S. News & World Report · Rankings; States; Data Explorer · Videos · News ... Robots, Race Cars and Weather: Girl Scouts Offer New Badges ... CEO of the Girl Scouts of the USA, assists a member of the Girl Scouts of Central Maryland as she builds a simple robotic .... Aug. 15, 2017.

CELEBRITIES News, Aug 15, 2017


The Slatest

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Aug. 15 2017 8:26 AM ... Trump tweet from July, in which the president retweeted a fake video of himself body-slamming and punching CNN. ..... In multiple videos, he said that the actors paid to dress up like Nazis were ... News broke that Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort's Virginia home had been raided by the FBI.

CERN News, Aug 15, 2017


Five new sub-atomic particles discovered at CERN using the Large ...

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Mar 19, 2017 - Scientists at the CERN institute have discovered a system of five ... The control room for the Large Hadron Collider beauty experiment which is part of the Large Hadron Collider at CERN in Geneva. ... Aug 15, 2017 00:20 IST ... top news · Live, India vs Sri Lanka, 3rd Test, Day 3: R Ashwin scripts IND's ...

SPACE, Astronomy News, Aug 15, 2017


NASA Education Express Message — Aug. 10, 2017 | NASA ...

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5 days ago - NEWS News, features, & press releases MISSIONS Current, future, past missions, ... Entry Deadline: Aug. 15, 2017, at Midnight EDT ... The shield must deploy in space and envelop the habitation portions of a Mars spacecraft. .... shadows at the astronomical level; and predict the eclipse's path of totality.