Warmbier death raises pressure on White House

June 20, 2017

… with China towards a peaceful resolution of the nuclear and missile threat from North Korea.”Noting that repeated UN resolutions forbid the DPRK’s ballistic missile and nuclear programs, Thornton added that, “we continue to urge China to exert its unique leverage as North Korea’s largest trading partner, including by fully implementing all UN Security Council sanctions.” Klingner said that during the US meetings with China, “the message should be very clear …


After the game, can the good feelings last?

June 16, 2017

… head mask in the likeness of President Trump. Amid Griffin outrage, the left asks: What about Ted Nugent? And even as he offered a videotaped message of unity at Thursday night’s baseball game, Trump’s campaign sent out a fundraising email targeting Democrats. “After their BILLION-DOLLAR election loss, all Democrats have done is OBSTRUCT President Trump and maniacally scream the word ‘RUSSIA’ until they’re blue in the face,” the email read. …


Theresa May: 10 reasons why the PM blew her majority – BBC News

June 14, 2017

… May seemed like she would be happy to say “strong and stable” from dawn until the sun set over the fields of wheat she “naughtily” ran through as a child. There was little in the way of a positive message to entice floating voters. Her campaign team did not seem able to conceive of the idea that anyone would take Mr Corbyn seriously. They underestimated how well his anti-austerity message would go over with voters worn out by years of frozen wages and public spending …


Feds Want ‘Pizzagate’ Shooter Imprisoned For 4.5 Years For D.C. Attack

June 14, 2017

In a sentencing memo filed Tuesday, prosecutors wrote they wanted to send a message to deter other would-be vigilantes from committing similar acts after the next internet-inspired conspiracy theory. Edgar Welch is apprehended on Dec. 4 after firing a gun in the Comet Ping Pong pizzeria in Washington, D.C. The assault weapon used at Comet Ping Pong in Washington. In a separate sentencing memo from Welchs defense team, they wrote that their clientmade an incredibly …


Could football help ease tensions between North and South Korea?

June 13, 2017

… sharing hosting duties broke down. ‘Strong message’ FIFA’s Infantino welcomed Moon’s suggestion this week, adding that while there could be difficulties in achieving his goal, “it is important to make such an effort based on belief.” “It could send a strong message just by mentioning such a vision,” Infantino said, adding that he would bring up the matter with Chinese President Xi Jinping at a meeting later this week. International diplomacy …


Trump: Qatar must stop funding terrorism

June 10, 2017

Washington (CNN)President Donald Trump called on Qatar to stop funding terrorism, claiming credit for and endorsing the decision of Gulf nations to ostracize their neighbor, even as US Cabinet officials said their blockade is hurting the campaign against ISIS. In doing so, the President’s tone, if not his message, clashed with his most senior national security officials, highlighting the often mixed messages emerging from his administration since the Qatar crisis began Tuesday. …


Peppa Pig: Comedian John Sparkes behind cartoon voices – BBC News

June 8, 2017

Sparkes may also be recognised from Ben and Holly’s Little Kingdom, as Fireman Sam and from Shaun the Sheep. “I bumped into an old comedian mate a few years ago and his little boy was a huge Peppa Pig fan,” Sparkes said. “He made the mistake of saying ‘this is the man that does the voice of characters in Peppa’. The little lad didn’t like it because it ruptured his imaginary world, as for him Peppa Pig is real. “So a message for …


The Intercept on NSA arrest: Don’t trust a thing the government tells you

June 7, 2017

… informationand claimed it was The Intercept‘s source. SEE ALSO: New leaked NSA hacking report is ‘House of Cards’ IRL That led to immediate speculation as to whether The Intercept had accidentally given up the source. The DOJ claimed that when The Intercept had shown the documents to the NSA for verification, it had also provided some of the evidence needed to find the leak. On Tuesday, The Intercept pushed back. Its message: Don’t believe a thing the government tells …


EY report: Scottish economy ‘stuck in slow lane’ – BBC News

June 6, 2017

… labour market and rising inflation is putting further pressure on incomes and recent research reveals that households expect worsening economic conditions. “All of this means consumers are likely to be more cautious.” ‘Clear message’ EY’s chief economist for UK and Ireland, Mark Gregory, said: “Scotland’s economy is showing signs of slowing faster than the rest of the UK which sends a clear message that business and government will have to work harder …


Will Arnett is so overcome with email he’s working with a startup to solve the problem

June 5, 2017

… He’s working with the email management company Timyo, whose app and Chrome browser extension aim to make email less time-consuming. The product is designed to bring “clarity, productivity and peace” to email by allowing you to indicate to your recipient if you need them to just read, reply or do something else in response to the message and by when. It’s supposed to take the guesswork out of emailing and make it so everything doesn’t seem urgent. Arnett says he …


Child Therapist Gives Gorgeous Explanation Of What Good Parenting Looks Like

… Halls post received over 300,000 likes and was shared nearly 150,000 times. Many parents praised the message and shared their own experiences in the comments section. I have 6 kids and my house is always a crying, tantrum throwing, hormonal, crazy loved filled mess … go us queens weve got this, wrote one mom. To all of us crap mums who are so desperately worried that they are stuffing their kids up….. GROUP HUG!!!!!!!!!!!!! added another. Now go and stop the kids from killing each …

May 24, 2017

Can Donald Trump solve the Israeli-Palestinian conflict?

(CNN)Jerusalem: US President Donald Trump arrives in Israel Monday in search of what he has called “the ultimate deal”. But like so many US presidents who have believed it their duty to bring peace to the region, Trump will face a series of challenges, which have grown increasingly insurmountable. Seven years on since Abbas and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu last held talks, the same issues remain — disagreements over borders, security, Jerusalem, a right of return …

May 22, 2017

Are hackers working to bring back WannaCry just for the lulz?

Ain't that rich?Image: Getty Images When it comes to online currency, lulz just might outvalue Bitcoin. A unknown group of hackers is working behind the scenes to restart the ransomware WannaCry, and one security expert believes the culprits this time around aren’t who you think. And neither is their motivation. SEE ALSO: It won’t be easy for WannaCry hackers to get their cash Contrary to what you might expect, it appears not to be the initial group responsible for WannaCry …

May 21, 2017