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Woodward’s revelations raise disturbing questions about Trump

Woodward’s revelations raise disturbing questions about Trump

Washington (CNN)If Bob Woodward is right, the United States and the world face an imminent, dangerous emergency: There is an “unhinged” “liar,” a “fifth grade” intellect and an aggrieved and abusive “Shakespearean king” raging in the Oval Office. That is the word — rendered by the ultimate Washington insider reporter — of some of Trump’s closest aides who feel they must protect the commander in […]

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Ocean Cleanup system completed and ready to be towed out to sea

Ocean Cleanup system completed and ready to be towed out to sea

Following more than five years of development, the moment of truth is fast arriving for the Ocean Cleanup Project. Team members added the finishing touches to their very first trash-catching system over the weekend, with less than a week to go until it is towed out towards the Great Pacific Garbage Patch.     Dreamt up by Dutch aerospace engineering student turned entrepreneur Boyan Slat, the […]

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Bomb that killed 40 kids in Yemen made in US

Bomb that killed 40 kids in Yemen made in US

(CNN)A Saudi-led Coalition airstrike on a school bus in Yemen that killed dozens of children last month is an “apparent war crime,” Human Rights Watch said in a statement on Sunday. The attack on a bus carrying dozens of schoolboys on a field trip was later revealed by CNN to have been carried out by an American-made bomb sold to Saudi Arabia, raising questions about whether the […]

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Merkel condemns ‘hate in the streets’ after Chemnitz far-right protests

Merkel condemns ‘hate in the streets’ after Chemnitz far-right protests

Berlin (CNN)German   Chancellor Angela Merkel has condemned violent anti-migrant protests in the state of Saxony, saying “hate in the streets” has no place in the country. German police fired water cannons and used pepper spray in the city of Chemnitz on Monday night during a second day of protests, as 6,000 far-right demonstrators, some chanting neo-Nazi slogans and giving Hitler salutes, clashed with counter-protesters […]

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A Century of Global Warming, in Just 35 Seconds

A Century of Global Warming, in Just 35 Seconds

A new animation, the “Temperature Circle,” shows every nation on the planet is now in the red By Brian Kahn, Climate Central on August 8, 2017 Credit: Chris Conway Getty Images Last year, there was the temperature spiral. This year, it’s the temperature circle that’s making the trend of global warming crystal clear. A new video shows the rhythm of global warming for countries around the world, from Afghanistan to Zimbabwe. Bars […]

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Putin Invites Trump to Moscow, 2 Days After White House Postponed Summit Plans

Putin Invites Trump to Moscow, 2 Days After White House Postponed Summit Plans

President Vladimir V. Putin of Russia said on Friday that President Trump “has a wish to have further meetings, to hold further meetings, and I am ready for that.”CreditGulshan Khan/Agence France-Presse — Getty Images By Andrew Higgins MOSCOW — Just two days after the White House postponed plans to have President Vladimir V. Putin of Russia visit Washington in the fall, the Russian leader said […]

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US Intelligence Chief gasps for air

US Intelligence Chief gasps for air

“Say that again…..” Dan Goats suprised by Trump’s plans to re meet Putin     Washington (CNN)Without consulting the White House, Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats decided to reassert the intelligence community’s assessment that Moscow interfered in the 2016 election Monday, publicly breaking with President Donald Trump, who earlier had expressed doubts about that finding while standing alongside Russian President Vladimir Putin. Coats faced “a choice” […]

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Trump poltert in England weiter

Trump poltert in England weiter

US-Präsident Trump hat seine harsche Kritik an der Brexit-Strategie der britischen Premierministerin May relativiert. Vor der Abreise aus der erleichterten Hauptstadt räumte Trump bei seiner Pressekonferenz mit May ein paar Scherben beiseite. Dann teilte der US-Präsident gegen Abwesende aus. Von Cathrin Kahlweit, London Der Chefredakteur der größten britischen Boulevardzeitung, Tom Newton Dunn, konnte sein Glück kaum fassen. Zehn Minuten hatte das Weiße Haus der Sun für ein Interview […]

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Trump überrascht von Harley Schachzug

Trump überrascht von Harley Schachzug

  Der US-Motorradhersteller Harley-Davidson will Teile seiner Produktion aus den USA abziehen und reagiert damit auf die von der EU verhängten Importzölle auf Motorräder und andere US-Waren. Die EU hatte die Zölle verhängt, nachdem US-Präsident Trump Stahl und Alumnium aus Europa mit Strafabgaben belegt hatte. “Harley-Davidson ist der Überzeugung, dass der erhebliche Kostenanstieg – solange er an Händler und Kunden weitergegeben wird – einen sofortigen und nachhaltig […]

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US Marines prepare for their next chapter in the Forever War

US Marines prepare for their next chapter in the Forever War

By Thomas Gibbons-Neff August 22 at 7:00 AM A Marine and a Navy corpsman from Task Force Southwest watch Afghan soldiers conduct medical training in a mock Afghan house. (Thomas Gibbons-Neff/The Washington Post) CAMP SHORAB, Afghanistan — In Marine Brig. Gen. Roger B. Turner Jr.’s office on this small, dusty base, there is a leather couch, a map of Helmand province and a white board marked with half a […]

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