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August 18, 2017 5:26 PM Bannonism lives on in the White House

Steve Bannon may be out as a senior White House adviser, but Bannonism - if that's what it can properly be called - is still firmly entrenched in the White House. Donald Trump, in a series of tweets on Thursday, bashed his Republican opponents and the media and defended Confederate Civil War monuments - the cause for which white supremacists and neo-Nazis 1

August 18, 2017 4:33 AM The Latest: Catalan govt ties attacks in Cambrils, Barcelona

The Catalan government says an attack in the seaside resort town of Cambrils is linked to the vehicle attack on a popular Barcelona promenade that killed 13 people. The region’s Interior Minister Joaquin Forn told local radio RAC1 early Friday that the Cambrils attack “follows the same trail. There is a connection.” He did not explain what connected

August 17, 2017 8:44 PM Argentina Opens for U.S. Pork

Argentina has agreed to allow imports of U.S. pork products for the first time since 1992, the White House said in a statement on Thursday. “Today’s announcement is a big win for American pork producers and proves that President Trump is getting real results for America’s farmers and ranchers,” said Vice President Pence. “After 25 years of discussions 1

August 17, 2017 12:04 PM KPL slaps Muhoroni Youth chairman with 60-day match ban

Muhoroni Youth chairman Moses Adagala has been banned from attending any Kenyan Premier League matches for the next two months. Adagala was slapped with a 60-day ban on Wednesday by the Independent Disciplinary and Complaints Committee (IDCC) and a further Sh200, 000 cash fine for breaching KPL rule Rule 3.3. The KPL rule states that, “Members and spectators 3

August 17, 2017 10:18 AM Saudi Arabia to open border, airports to Qatari pilgrims

DUBAI/DOHA (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia will open a border crossing for Qataris making the haj pilgrimage and provide a plane to fly pilgrims in, despite a rift in which Saudi Arabia and other states in the region severed transport links with Qatar. Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Bahrain and Egypt cut transport links with Qatar in June and imposed 2

August 17, 2017 12:31 AM Dozens killed in gun battle at Venezuelan prison

Fighting erupted between inmates and security forces in the prison in the city of Puerto Ayacucho, in Amazonas state. At least 37 people were killed during clashes between armed inmates and security forces at a small prison in southern Venezuela, the state's governor said on Wednesday. Governor Liborio Guarulla said the bloodshed came after fighting 1

August 16, 2017 7:47 PM Pence cuts short Latin America trip and pressures Chile to sever all ties to North Korea

SANTIAGO, Chile — Vice President Pence is cutting short his Latin America trip by one day to return to Washington for a strategy meeting Friday at Camp David with President Trump and the national security team. Pence also has canceled two scheduled political appearances on Saturday in Virginia — a campaign stop with Republican gubernatorial nominee Ed Gillespie 1

August 16, 2017 10:07 AM Kenya clears poll official to travel to U.S. after delay

NAIROBI, Aug. 16 (Xinhua) -- The Kenyan government on Wednesday finally cleared Independent Electoral and Boundary Commission (IEBC) senior official to travel to the United States after she had been blocked from boarding a flight at the airport. IEBC Commissioner Dr. Roselyn Akombe was on Tuesday night delayed from travelling to New York at Jomo Kenyatta

August 16, 2017 6:08 AM Elections official Akombe travels to US after airport clearance hitch

By SIMON NDONGA, NAIROBI, Kenya, Aug 16 – Commissioner Roselyn Akombe of the IEBC has finally been cleared to travel to the United States after being barred briefly at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport Tuesday night. The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) official is said to have been denied clearance after she failed to produce

August 16, 2017 5:34 AM Deputy governor counting on boss' fake papers to take over

A deputy governor somewhere is sitting pretty waiting for the world to explode on his boss. It is said that the recently elected governor has no academic papers. This means that the chap may not only lose his seat but also face a long jail term for forgery and other related crimes. It is emerging that even though the governor has been claiming that he attended 1