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Anthony Scaramucci on white supremacists, Steve Bannon and Donald Trump

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Talk then switched to the White House itself, and Colbert put Scaramucci on the spot and asked him what it was like inside the Trump administration. Last Wednesday, Colbert touted his upcoming "exclusive interview" with Scaramucci, but as Page Six later reported, the former hedge fund manager apparently agreed to several "exclusive" interviews, including his initial sit-down with Stephanopoulos on Saturday. Read More »

Pakistan marks 70th Independence Day anniversary

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The programme began with the flag hoisting by Consul-General of India in Dubai Vipul amid patriotic chants. Hindus and Sikhs, travelling in the opposite direction, moved to be within India's new borders. Albeit being migrants for generations, she said the family keeps the Indianness alive in them. "As India celebrates its 70th year of independence, it can be proud of the remarkable developments driven by the incredible passion and spirit of its people". Read More »

Scaramucci calls White House "tough place" on "Late Show"

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For openers, Colbert noted it took President Trump two full days to utter a clear condemnation of hate groups like the Ku Klux Klan, Nazis, white supremacists and the like. Despite having been fired, Scaramucci remained loyal to Trump, calling him "a compassionate person" and bizarrely attempting to stir up sympathy for Trump by pointing out that he'd given up a "luxurious lifestyle" to take on "a super tough job". Read More »

FxWirePro: Safe haven assets slide as North Korea concerns ease

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Consumers boosted purchases of motor vehicles as well as discretionary spending, increasing the Commerce Department's reading on sales by 0.6 percent. But many of those markets began to bounce back on Monday, with Hong Kong stocks climbing 1.4%, for example. "The market is short dollars versus G10 ( currencies ), probably now short versus emerging markets and, I think, short versus China". Read More »

Britain Seeks Interim Trade Deal With EU In Brexit Talks

U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May has said the U.K. will leave both the EU's single market for goods and services, which sets common rules and standards, and the bloc's customs union, which levies common tariffs on imports. "The taoiseach has said that proposal is off the table". Speaking on the BBC's Nolan radio show yesterday morning, Mr Rock he believed a sea border would be acceptable to unionists "if we have a mature, sensible grown up approach" to the negotiations. Read More »

Key facts about Guam, the center of US-North Korea tension

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O'Shaughnessy, the U.S. Pacific Air Forces commander, after the B-1 bombers' late May training run. "The way our infrastructure is built - an 8.3 quake a decade ago, powerful typhoons - they are well-equipped to coordinate both pre-event and also post-event", he said . Read More »

Twitter user under fire for outing Virginia protesters

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Facial recognition technology has been criticized for its poor ability to identify black people . The moderator, who is remaining nameless, has jokingly asked those who appreciate his or her work to perhaps buy him or her a drink. That's how the world came to know that one of the marchers was Peter Cvjetanovic , a student at the University of Reno at Nevada, or that another was James Allsup , who attends the Washington State University and was president of its College Republicans ... Read More »

Security chiefs: War with N Korea is not imminent

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Meanwhile, North Korea leader Kim Jong Un was already briefed with the plan to fire missiles toward Guam , however, the North Korean leader will wait for US' next move. On Friday Trump ramped up the military rhetoric even more by tweeting that "military solutions are now fully in place, locked and loaded, should North Korea act unwisely". Read More »

Macron warns against 'escalation of tensions' over N Korea

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Stressing that USA military would know the trajectory of a missile " within moments ", Mattis promised take out any missile that is headed towards Guam. "Guam is the largest island between Hawaii and the Philippines and it has a natural deep seawater port", says Robert Underwood, former Guam delegate to the U.S. Read More »

North Korea Says It Won't Fire Missiles At Guam After All

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South Korea's military responded by saying North Korea will face a "stern and strong" response from Washington and Seoul . China , Russia and Germany voiced dismay at the escalating rhetoric from Pyongyang and Washington. This will demonstrate our commitment to the people of the region and help the Chinese imagine a world without Kim Jong Un, thus making it easier to get them to shut off the resources fueling North Korea's nuclear program. Read More »

So ... where's Grace Mugabe?

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The source said Grace Mugabe was not being considered a fugitive because no arrest warrant had been issued. "Some of his doctors are in South Africa ", Health Minister David Parirenyatwa told reporters in the capital Harare. ROBERT Mugabe's wife is facing legal action after allegedly battering a young model who was partying with her sons. "One can not be a fugitive for not appearing at a court to which they have not been summoned & when they have not been charged of any crime!" Ms ... Read More »

Trump Retweets User Calling Him a Fascist, New CNN Attack Meme

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A woman was killed after being struck by a vehicle that drove into a crowd of pedestrians in the Virginia city. The act killed one and injured 19 people. The tweet has amassed more than 360,000 retweets, one of the most in Twitter history. Trump responded, "It doesn't bother me at all, but you know, I like real news, not fake news". Read More »

Charlottesville car crash suspect ID'd as 20-year-old Ohio man

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CHARLOTTESVILLE , Va. (AP) - A close friend of the woman who was killed when a auto plowed into peaceful protesters in Charlottesville says she cared about people and stood up for equality. Trump's proposal to build a border wall with Mexico was particularly appealing to Fields, Weimer said. On Saturday morning, the 20-year-old was photographed standing shoulder-to-shoulder with the far right hate group Vanguard America. Read More »

Must-Watch Games on NBA Schedule

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Paul George has a new team this season, and whether or not he has another new one in 2018-19, the Oklahoma City Thunder take on the Indiana Pacers first at home on October 25. Highlighting the schedule is the Sixers overseas game with the Boston Celtics that will be played in London, England on January 11. Last year's conference finals was not particularly close, so the Celtics will be looking to measure themselves against the Cavaliers early in the season. Read More »

Guam Leader Backs 'Punch In The Nose' For 'Bully' Kim Jong

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He said after the crowded Mass the message from the readings and the gospel "tell our people that God is in control of what is happening and if we have faith and believe in God all this rhetoric and war possibility here on Guam will be taken care of by God". Read More »

Diplomacy still best way out of North Korea mess

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It could also set a precedent for more aggressive brinkmanship ahead. North Korean leader Kim Jong Un received a report from his army on its plans to strike the area around Guam and said he will watch the actions of the UnitedStates for a while longer before making a decision, the North's official news agency said on Tuesday. Read More »

Kim has praised a plan for 'enveloping fire at Guam'

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He then threatened that US military solutions are ready to respond. Naval Base Guam is an important outpost for USA fast-attack nuclear powered submarines that are a key means for gathering intelligence in the region, including off the Korean peninsula and in the South China Sea where China has been building military bases on man-made islands that have stirred tension across Asia. Read More »

Trump considering pardon of former Sheriff Joe Arpaio

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Joe Arpaio was an early supporter of Trump. As a law enforcement leader, the likelihood of Arpaio ever doing actual time is small; if Trump did decide to pardon the former sheriff, it would potentially be more symbolic than anything else. Read More »

Trump Records Robocall for AL Senate Candidate Luther Strange

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On the Democratic side of the election, U.S. Attorney Doug Jones is the leading primary candidate, polling at 40 percent in the Emerson College Polling poll . The SLF's ads steered clear of Moore until last week when they began attacking him for taking a salary from his nonprofit, the Foundation for Moral Law. Read More »

Why remove a statue of Robert E. Lee?

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He called slavery evil, prayed for its abolition, conducted himself like a gentleman, and worked to unite the country after the Civil War. He's written a number of books on the Civil War and the South and spent many years on the faculty at the University of Virginia in Charlottesville. Read More »

Erdogan congratulates Pakistan on completing 70 years

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I am looking for like-minded people to join the caravan, so I have started buying these little flags every Independence Day and distributing to anyone who shows interest in wearing them. - V.V.S. Laxman, Cricket Commentator & Former Indian CricketerA thriving democracyIndia has done extremely well in the last 70 years. This is one small way we can all do it. Read More »

Guam residents feel patriotism but worry grows

The multiday trip has been long scheduled and is not related to recent developments in North Korea , although that will be part of the talks. Japan's defense official said that Tokyo would invoke its right to collective self-defense if North Korean missiles are judged to be an existential threat to Japan. Read More »

Xi calls for calm after Trump says U.S. is 'locked and loaded'

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North Korea , which reportedly has miniaturized its nuclear warheads to fit atop intercontinental missiles, threatens Guam, a US territory, and the USA mainland. Earlier, Mattis and U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson jointly warned that any attack by North Korea "will be defeated", and that any use of nuclear weapons "will be met with an effective and overwhelming response". Read More »

NC protesters pull down Confederate statue

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There were no arrests. A group of protesters in Durham, North Carolina, toppled a Confederate monument Monday night. Law enforcement officers took video throughout the protest but didn't intervene as protesters brought out a ladder, climbed up to attach a rope and then pulled the bronze Confederate soldier from its pedestal. Read More »

Gold inches down from near-two month high

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US stock indexes opened lower on Wednesday as investors turned risk averse. "The slight bias to the upside (in stocks) is a result of the CPI number". Silver was up 0.2 percent to $17.10 per ounce after hitting $17.24, its highest since June 14, in the previous session. Global benchmark Brent also fell 0,9 percent, to $51,44, after Thursday's 1,5 percent drop. Read More »