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Global Media ESPN pulls announcer Robert Lee from University of Virginia football game
Author: 0 ESPN pulls announcer Robert Lee from University of Virginia football game

Lee . The 21st century Robert Lee was born of Asian descent. Lee is being kicked downstairs to the lower-profile game between Youngstown State and Pittsburgh. If Lee preferred being moved off of the game, I'm not sure this is really worthy of the attention it's now getting. Victor Morton, of The Washington Times , reported, "ESPN blasted for political correctness after pulling announcer Robert Lee from UVA football game".

Global Media Cambridge University Press makes U-turn on censorship decision
Author: 0 Cambridge University Press makes U-turn on censorship decision

However, Pringle said that the incident on the whole was indicative of the Chinese government's new strategy to clamp down on academic scholarship. The publisher initially claimed that it had to remove the articles because it was anxious that Chinese authorities would block the entire journal if it didn't.

Global Media Nepali PM leaves for India visit
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Along with his counterpart Prime Minister Narendra Modi , Deuba will hold delegation-level talks at Hyderabad House followed by the signing of some agreements. While better trade ties are likely to be the main subject of conversation when Nepal Prime Minister Deuba meets Narendra Modi, it is unlikely that Doklam will not be mentioned.

Global Media UNC barricades 'Silent Sam' Confederate statue ahead of planned rally
Author: 0 UNC barricades 'Silent Sam' Confederate statue ahead of planned rally

The majority of the protesters view "Silent Sam" as a symbol of hate. Protesters vowed this will be the last semester the Silent Sam statue will be on campus. Police put up a barricade around the monument to protect it during the protest. New protests against the statue are being prepared by outside groups (although they might attract students), according to UNC , and Cooper pointed university officials to a loophole that allows monuments to be removed if there are public safety concerns.

Global Media Saudi Arabia: Meet the boy who performed Macarena on the streets, arrested
Author: 0 Saudi Arabia: Meet the boy who performed Macarena on the streets, arrested

A 45-second clip shows the teen wearing a striped polo t-shirt and shorts sauntering into the middle of a crosswalk before he looking back at the camera and busting a move to the 1990s hit song. The Saudi police have said the boy was arrested for "improper public behavior" on the streets. Shahani was performing on stage and fans were making his videos while cheering for him.

Global Media Total Solar Eclipse News of The Day in The US
Author: 0 Total Solar Eclipse News of The Day in The US

A brief timelapse of the total solar eclipse on Monday, Aug. 21, taken in downtown Yorkville. The last glimmer of sun gives way to a momentary sparkle known as the "diamond ring" effect just before the sun slips completely behind the moon, leaving only the aura of its outer atmosphere, or corona, visible.

Global Media North Korea photos suggest new solid-fuel missile designs
Author: 0 North Korea photos suggest new solid-fuel missile designs

The US further tightened its financial restrictions on North Korea on Tuesday, slapping sanctions on Chinese and Russian entities it accused of assisting Pyongyang's development of nuclear weapons and ballistic missiles. Vice President Pence, Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis and Secretary of State Rex Tillerson also get a cameo appearance, with their faces surrounded by fire.

Global Media Floods Claim 361 Lives in Bihar; Situation in Uttar Pradesh, Assam Grim
Author: 0 Floods Claim 361 Lives in Bihar; Situation in Uttar Pradesh, Assam Grim

Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar and senior officials from the administration took an aerial survey of some of the flood-hit districts. Continuous rainfall, however, has impeded the rescue operations, officials said. Modi's scheduled visit comes shortly at the heels of Chief Minister Nitish Kumar's request to provide central help to the state to combat flood. A report claimed that however, the water is receding from human habitation and agricultural fields, over 76,000 hectares of farmland ...

Global Media Barcelona terror attack: Spain suspects bought weapons after first attack
Author: 0 Barcelona terror attack: Spain suspects bought weapons after first attack

Traces of TATP - a homemade explosive that is an IS hallmark - were also found at the house. The other detained suspects are Driss Oukabir, 28; Mohammed Aalla, 27; and Sahal al-Karib, 34. A Spanish woman died in the attack. The growing list of suspects and multiple targets suggested the kind of coordination and planning seen in two major attacks in Paris in 2015 and another in Brussels the following year.

Global Media States With Confederate Monuments on Public Property
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Lee from its chapel after someone discovered the statue's face was damaged due to vandalism early Thursday morning, according to the Associated Press . One of the leaders of that group, Carl V. Jones, wrote a letter on August 14 condemning the violence and "bigotry" displayed in Charlottesville, but he also denounced "the hatred being leveled against our glorious ancestors by radical leftists who seek to erase our history".

Author: 0 Former state GOP chairman asking all Republicans to denounce Trump

Corey Lewandowski, President Trump's former campaign manager, said there is no question his old boss will be the GOP nominee in 2020 if he seeks reelection. 'I'd never taken it before. He is the leader of the Republican Party - maybe that is why they won't speak out against him. Will he become the GOP nominee? 'It's too hard to say, ' Collins replied.

Global Media Typhoon Hato delays trading in Hong Kong
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The storm is expected to pass about 50 kilometers to the south of Hong Kong within the next few hours. The majority of flights in and out of Hong Kong on Wednesday have been cancelled as Tropical Cyclone Hato moves in. said the wind was so strong they were carried away. "As typhoon HatTyphoonally approaches, flights at the Hong Kong International Airport will be affected all day tomorrow", it said.

Global Media DOJ Pulls Back on Warrant to Anti-Trump Web Site Host
Author: 0 DOJ Pulls Back on Warrant to Anti-Trump Web Site Host

The letter states that the government meant to exclude and seal evidence beyond the scope of its warrant and that DreamHost refused to engage in a dialogue around the issue after claiming that the warrant was "improper". Prosecutors say the website was used to coordinate violent protests during President Donald Trump's inauguration. Paul Alan Levy , an attorney for consumer rights group Public Citizen , called it a "tremendous victory for the right to read anonymously online" - but ...

Global Media US Secret Service says 1100 employees face unpaid overtime
Author: 0 US Secret Service says 1100 employees face unpaid overtime

In an interview with USA Today , Secret Service Director Randolph "Tex" Alles said more than 1,000 agents have already hit the federally mandated caps for salary and overtime allowances afforded each agent for the entire year. Forty-two people in Mr Trump's administration, including 18 family members, have protection. But even if such a proposal was approved, about 130 veteran agents would not be fully compensated for hundreds of hours already amassed, the newspaper said, citing the agency.

Global Media China Warns India Of Utter Chaos If It Enters Indian Territory
Author: 0 China Warns India Of Utter Chaos If It Enters Indian Territory

Reacting to the Singh's statement, China said, "China loves peace and firmly upholds peace". Sources said the BRO, which comes under the ministry of defence, has started "mobilisation" for the construction of the 32-km road.The project is part of the India-China Border Road-I and was initially proposed by the Indo-Tibetan Border Police, which guards the India-China border.

Global Media Trump adviser Kushner leading United States delegation to Middle East
Author: 0 Trump adviser Kushner leading United States delegation to Middle East

Kushner is leading a delegation that includes special Middle East negotiations envoy Jason Greenblatt , as well as deputy national security advisor Dina Powell. The president has urged Israel to show restraint in settlement construction but not demanded a freeze, disappointing the Palestinians. American and Israeli source recently published that the American government reassured the Palestinian government emphasizing on the American effort and where it stands America stands in terms of ...

Global Media S.Korea, US begin talks over reviewing trade deal
Author: 0 S.Korea, US begin talks over reviewing trade deal

South Korean and US officials failed to agree on Tuesday on how to move forward on discussions over their five-year-old free trade agreement that Washington is seeking to change to help cut its trade deficit with Asia's fourth-largest economy.

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