A Chicago Cubs affiliate tried to troll Colin Kaepernick Wednesday by stamping its ballpark dirt with the Betsy Ross flag he reportedly complained about - but the team quickly backpedaled after critics pointed out it was inviting players to walk on Old Glory.
Another senior Congress leader Jitin Prasada said that whatever Rahul Gandhi has written in his resignation letter about the weaknesses of the party should be addressed in order to build a bright future for Congress. His advice to the Congress Working Committee is to set up a group of persons who will be entrusted with the responsibility to search for a new President.
Facebook, Instagram and Whatsapp are all simultaneously suffering various degrees of outages with thousands of users from around the globe reporting problems. He noted: "It's going to be so awesome when Facebook finishes integrating Messenger, WhatsApp and Instagram platforms". It isn't your mobile network operator that's acting up and it appears that Facebook is having another round of outages worldwide.
Norwegian researchers beget acknowledged they were insecure to be taught that a juvenile fox managed to notorious thousands of miles everywhere in the Arctic in honest a pair of months final 365 days. "So we just had to keep up with what the fox did", she said, according to a translation of a press release on the study. The scientists believe this was either due to bad weather, or that she came across an abundant source of food and stopped to eat.
Researchers found that German cockroaches are becoming more hard to eliminate because they are developing cross-resistance to insecticides. " This is a previously unrealized challenge in cockroaches ", said Michael Scharf with the Department of Entomology at Purdue University, who published the study .
And if this question is narrowed down to just those who watched both nights of debates, 72 percent said Harris stood out. Kamala Harris (Calif.) gaining ground on current front-runner and former Vice President Joe Biden . As the frontrunner with a double-digit lead in polls over the rest of the 24 Democrats vying for the 2020 presidential nomination, Biden had come into the debate wearing a large target on his back, and was prepared to be attacked on this issue.
The Homeland Security Department has said it expects a 30 per cent drop in border apprehensions in June, a potential decline it attributed to Mexico's expanded crackdown on Central American migrants and the expansion of an experimental Trump administration program that requires asylum seekers to wait outside us territory for their immigration court hearings.
Venezuela's defense ministry announced the death of a navy officer who was accused of participating in efforts to stage a coup against President Nicolas Maduro . Three people familiar with the talks between representatives of Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro and the U.S. backed opposition leader Juan Guaido , are reported to have told the Associated Press about the planned talks.
He declined to address questions about his SEAL team. The jury is scheduled to sentence him Wednesday in San Diego . The highly decorated veteran was acquitted of charges including murder, attempted murder, willful discharge of a firearm and obstruction of justice.
A 20-year-old suspect had been monitored by police for a year since he returned to Sydney from Lebanon, Australian Federal Police Assistant Commissioner Ian McCartney said . The three men will likely be charged later on Tuesday. NSW Police Assistant Commissioner Mick Willing said the three men knew each other through social media and shared a "like-minded philosophy".
Bourbon lovers are holding their breathe as a warehouse that stores 45,000 barrels of Jim Beam is on fire in Kentucky, according to the Associated Press. Damage to the second warehouse was contained to an external structure, Chandler said. Multiple crews are working to contain the fire. Woodford County Emergency Management Director Drew Chandler tells WLKY that the fire may have been caused by lightning.
The US had walked out of the Iran nuclear deal in May previous year after President Trump alleged that Iran hadn't done enough to address its missile programme. have been rapidly escalating after a series of threats made to one another. Enrichment to 90% yields bomb-grade material. The Iranians allegedly fired on the helicopter and the Vincennes gave chase, the Navy said.
Washington D.C, Jun 30: United States President Donald Trump in a series of tweets on Saturday said he had a great meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping on the sidelines of the G20 summit in Japan's Osaka where he also agreed to continue negotiations over the stalled trade talks between the two world economies.
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Mr Kibe told the BBC that Kenya's Department of Criminal Intelligence, along with the US's FBI, are investigating what happened. The neighbour, who didn't want to be named, said: "I heard a "whomp" - I went upstairs to look out of a window".
And a follow-up report from BART (see below) suggests that a suspect or suspects may have fled on a train to Oakland's 12th Street Station. The San Bruno train station, which is adjacent to the mall, remained closed during the investigation.
An airstrike on a detention centre for migrants in the Libyan capital has killed at least 40 people , according to the country's UN-supported government. Thousands of migrants attempting to travel to Europe are held in government-run detention centres, such as this one, which are often located close to the frontlines of the country's conflict.
As I entered the European Parliament in Strasbourg yesterday, I thought I had seen this before: it is like the Death Star out of Star Wars. The Brexit Party and Lib Dems - each with opposing views on leaving the European Union - came first and second respectively in the European Union polls.
The Taliban claimed responsibility for the attack. It began with a powerful auto bomb and lasted almost 10 hours as five gunmen holed up in a high-rise building fired into a nearby defence ministry building, which the militants said was the target of the attack.
The South's earlier announcement on the flying object left many media outlets scrambling, with the incident coming a day after US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un met at a different portion of the heavily fortified Korean border.
The plots were said to be in the "early stages", but included moves to import weapons and explosives to target facilities in the central business district. Police were targeting a group of people they allege support the Islamic State terrorist group. "We have sufficient evidence to charge and that's why we've taken this action today", McCartney said.
Kim told Trump that their "good personal relations" had inclined him to accept Trump's spontaneous offer to meet. Donald Trump made history once again, when he became the first sitting USA president to enter North Korea . The report echoed Trump's comments on Sunday , when he said the two sides agreed to resume negotiations, which had been stalled since the previous U.S.
Foreign Ministry spokesman Geng Shuang said Beijing condemned the acts that saw several hundred demonstrators break through glass and steel barriers to enter the building on Monday night . "These serious illegal actions trample on the rule of law in Hong Kong, undermine Hong Kong's social order and harm the fundamental interests of Hong Kong", the Hong Kong and Macao Affairs Office of the State Council, China's cabinet , said in a statement by an unnamed spokesperson.
Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin (L) speaks with Chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee, Richard Neal, prior to testifying on Capitol Hill in Washington on March 14, 2019. Trump but presidents for years to come. Then again, maybe Democrats thought that Mueller had something they could use to impeach Trump. Last month, Democrats also approved a resolution in the House to authorize the House Judiciary Committee and other committees to go to court to enforce subpoenas targeting ...
The outcomes level to a critical tightening in the flee for the Democratic nomination. Biden, the former DE senator who served as vice president under Barack Obama for eight years, saw his support drop to 22 percent in the latest Quinnipiac poll from 30 percent in the June 11 survey.
Facebook has released an update on its ongoing civil rights audit , illustrating the wide range of effects the company has on civil rights-from facilitating racially discriminatory ads for housing, employment and credit, to concerns about use of the platform to suppress participation in the 2020 USA election and census.
Suga said Japan would further cease the whaling it's conducted in the Antarctic Ocean and Southern Hemisphere in the past, ostensibly for research . The town is also known for dolphin hunts because of the documentary film The Cove. "This is a sad day for whale protection globally", said the group's head of campaigns Nicola Beynon, accusing Japan of beginning a "new and shocking era of pirate whaling".
Kaepernick, a sponsored Nike athlete, told the company that the sneaker is offensive to him and others because the symbol is connected to the slavery era. Nike plans to invest $185 million to open a manufacturing facility in Goodyear, Ariz., that would employ about 500 people, according to city records.
U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday that he plans to display battle tanks on Washington's National Mall as part of a pumped-up Fourth of July celebration that will also feature flyovers by fighter jets and other displays of military prowess.
Mr. Trump said he pulled out of the nuclear deal because it failed to stem Iran's military moves in the region or prevent it from eventually creating a nuclear weapon. Moscow has called on Tehran to show restraint amid the situation with the nuclear deal and observe key provisions of a deal on guarantees with the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said on Tuesday.