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US will take N. Korea ‘into our own hands’ if China doesn’t do more – Haley

Published time: 10 Dec, 2017 21:08 Edited time: 10 Dec, 2017 21:33 China must do more to counter North Korea or the US will take things “into our own hands,” America’s Ambassador to the UN has said. Nikky Haley told Fox News Sunday that Beijing and the rest of the international community are following through with sanctions against Pyongyang for developing its ...

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‘Clinton fan club’: More links between ‘Russiagate’ probe team & Hillary surface

Serious questions have been raised over the independence of Robert Mueller’s investigation into allegations of Russian meddling in last year’s US presidential election. This follows fresh reports of strong links between members of the investigating team and Hillary Clinton and her aides. Investigator Aaron Zebley – often referred to as Mueller’s “right-hand man” after having served as the former FBI ...

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Police officer filmed claiming black people commit more crime cleared of racism

Published time: 7 Dec, 2017 17:04 A London police officer who was recorded telling a popular DJ that black people are statistically more likely to commit crime has been cleared of intentional racism, following an investigation by the city’s Independent Police Complaints Commission (IPCC). DMO Deejay, 27, made headlines in January when he posted a video of himself, being pulled ...

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All bitcoins combined worth more than Greece & New Zealand

Published time: 5 Dec, 2017 10:46 Bitcoin’s unprecedented rally has boosted the cryptocurrency’s market cap to almost $ 200 billion. That is more than the annual output of entire economies such as Greece and New Zealand. Read more Views on bitcoin are broadly divided with some investors worried over the bubble nature of the phenomena, while others see it as ...

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Bitcoin mining uses more electricity than 159 countries

Published time: 3 Dec, 2017 09:03 The surge of interest in bitcoin has triggered not only skyrocketing prices and endless debate on whether it’s bubble, but also an enormous increase in electricity consumption all over the world. According to Digiconomist’s Bitcoin Energy Consumption Index, as of November 20th bitcoin’s current estimated annual electricity consumption is 29.05 billion kilowatt hours (kWh). ...

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2017 ‘didn’t look good’ but 2018 will bring more wars, famine & extremism – NGO

Violence and pockets of fighting in Syria and Iraq, near-famine in Yemen, and Islamic extremists steadily gaining ground in Afghanistan will make humanitarian crises around the world much worse next year than they were in 2017, an NGO predicts. The ‘Humanitarian Overview: An Analysis of Key Crises into 2018’ by Geneva-based think tank ACAPS looks at major trends that will ...

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Historic high: Dow closes over 24,000, surges more than 300pts

Published time: 30 Nov, 2017 22:55 The Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) closed above 24,000 for the first time, as two prominent stocks lead the way on the 30-stock index. The surge occurred as new numbers show the US economy growing, while congress gets closer to passing tax reform. The surge on Thursday occurred when the blue-chip index, which tracks ...

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Melania Trump’s Christmas ‘vision’ is more frightening than festive (PHOTO, VIDEO)

Published time: 28 Nov, 2017 09:52 Edited time: 28 Nov, 2017 09:52 The theme for the this year’s White House Christmas decor is supposed to be “time-honored traditions,” but looking at this picture, you’d be forgiven for thinking it’s more “Grimms’ fairy tales.” An image tweeted by Stephanie Grisham, the Director of Communications for Melania Trump, cast the White House ...

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'Islamophobes' exploiting terrorist attacks for more Twitter followers – study

Published time: 27 Nov, 2017 13:04 UK terrorist attacks have been exploited by an international network of anti-Muslim activists, a study by anti-racism group Hope not Hate has found. Prominent Islamophobic Twitter accounts used bots and fake news, and manipulated images to boost their followings. Read more The group noted that a sample of anti-Muslim UK and US activists, who ...

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More cuts for Britain’s fading military as report concludes ‘cyber more important’

Published time: 27 Nov, 2017 12:24 It’s bad news for Britain’s creaking and shrinking military. A national security review says extra funding to defend Britain should actually be funneled into combating cyberattacks, according to a report in the Telegraph. Military chiefs had hoped a national security review would decide extra cash should be given to the Ministry of Defence (MoD) ...

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