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Worldwide Boeing feels more financial pain from 737 MAX issue
Author: 0 Boeing feels more financial pain from 737 MAX issue

Boeing said the charge will result in a $US5.6 billion dent in revenue and pre-tax earnings in the quarter, Boeing said. Boeing Co plans to report a US$4.9 billion accounting charge with its second-quarter results next week, a sign of the widening financial toll from the company's beleaguered 737 MAX jetliner.

Worldwide Berkeley City Council Votes to Remove 'Gendered Language' from City Codes
Author: 0 Berkeley City Council Votes to Remove 'Gendered Language' from City Codes

Far-left utopia Berkeley , California continued to ignore the region's escalating homeless crisis this week; instead opting to ban "gender-specific" words -like " manhole "- from the city code. "There is power in language". 'Therefore, it is both timely and necessary to make the environment of City Hall and the language of city legislation consistent with the principles of inclusion'.

Worldwide Trump says U.S. warship destroyed Iranian drone
Author: 0 Trump says U.S. warship destroyed Iranian drone

Iran downed a USA drone in June that it says violated its airspace - a claim contested by the Trump administration which says it remained above global waters. A Central Command spokesman was unable to say how the Boxer took the drone down, but CNN reporter Ryan Browne said in a tweet that U.S. Marines aboard the Boxer brought it down using jamming equipment.

Worldwide Jeffrey Epstein 'abused a woman while on work release' claims lawyer
Author: 0 Jeffrey Epstein 'abused a woman while on work release' claims lawyer

The female visitors were there not for business and engaged in very similar conduct of that which was described in the Palm Beach police report. The university did not say whether it would return the gifts from Epstein, but said after its assessment of his giving history it would "will take additional action as appropriate".

Worldwide House condemns Trump 'racist' tweets in extraordinary rebuke
Author: 0 House condemns Trump 'racist' tweets in extraordinary rebuke

The president has been involved in an ongoing heated exchange with the so-called Squad , consisting of New York Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Minnesota Rep. "Hey Mr. President, remember when you bragged about sexually assaulting women, talking about feeling their breasts and genitals, because 'when you're a star they let you do it?' And then you imposed DOE policies to make it harder for sexual assault survivors to report assault?" "I don't have a Racist bone in my body!" He also said a ...

Worldwide Biden proposes health law that improves, builds on ACA
Author: 0 Biden proposes health law that improves, builds on ACA

Sanders is the lead Senate sponsor of a bill that would shift Americans into a Medicare-based, single-payer government-run system that largely eliminates private insurance. presidential candidate and former U.S. Vice President Joe Biden speaks at a campaign stop at Mack's Apples in Londonderry, New Hampshire, U.S., July 13, 2019.

Worldwide Hammond pledges to fight a no-deal Brexit from outside government
Author: 0 Hammond pledges to fight a no-deal Brexit from outside government

Britain's leadership front runner Boris Johnson has admitted that he did not know the full details of an global trade rule that he is proposing as a viable Plan B for Brexit . "There is no question that the moment we leave on the 31st we should be in a position to get some kind of arrangement with the United States", a source on Johnson's campaign told the paper.

Worldwide Trump administration moves to dramatically limit asylum claims
Author: 0 Trump administration moves to dramatically limit asylum claims

The regulation , issued by the Department of Justice and the Department of Homeland Security, will be published in the Federal Register and take effect Tuesday. There are some exceptions, including whether an asylum seeker passed through a " safe " country first. USA law allows refugees to request asylum when they arrive at the US regardless of how they did so.

Worldwide Iran reduces commitments to nuclear deal to give chance to diplomacy
Author: 0 Iran reduces commitments to nuclear deal to give chance to diplomacy

A noted French academic working with a French-Iranian researcher arrested in Iran says he last heard from Fariba Adelkhah on June 12 - when she may already have lost her freedom. had accused Tehran of two separate attacks on oil tankers in the Persian Gulf . As the meeting got underway in Brussels , China sought to keep the pressure on from afar, calling on all parties to remain committed to the 2015 nuclear deal and saying the USA should respect the interests of others and abandon its ...

Worldwide England captain Eoin Morgan calls Ben Stokes superhuman
Author: 0 England captain Eoin Morgan calls Ben Stokes superhuman

New Zealand's hopes that they would lift their first cup were defeated by only fractions of a millimetre. With his gestures, the new Zealand captain has proved that cricket is still a gentleman's game. The ball shot to Jason Roy at deep midwicket and the New Zealand batsmen set off, desperate to get to the other end to secure the World Cup. The difficulty you (umpires) have here is you've got to watch batsmen completing runs, then change focus and watch for the ball being picked up, and ...

Worldwide What You Need to Know About New York City's Blackout
Author: 0 What You Need to Know About New York City's Blackout

Appropriate about three weeks ago, I did a share headlined: "Will You Continue to exist the Coming Blackout?" CNBC reported more than 400 elevators stopped working, several subway stations were forced to close, and Broadway shows were cancelled.

Worldwide Mueller’s congressional testimony could be postponed a week
Author: 0 Mueller’s congressional testimony could be postponed a week

The statement said the postponement was "at his request". "We are pleased to announce that Special Counsel Mueller will provide additional public testimony when he appears before our committees", Congressmen Jerrold Nadler , D-N.Y., and Adam Schiff , D-Calif., said in a statement Friday.

Worldwide New Zealand's first gun buyback event a success
Author: 0 New Zealand's first gun buyback event a success

Gun owners are planning to stay home en masse today as frustration builds around the first buyback event in Christchurch . The police expect that tens of thousands of guns will be surrendered, although the exact number is unknown. A judicial inquiry into whether New Zealand's police and intelligence services could have prevented the Christchurch mosque attacks in which 51 worshippers died began taking evidence on Monday.

Worldwide Trump erupts on 'progressive' congresswomen: 'Go back' to where you came from
Author: 0 Trump erupts on 'progressive' congresswomen: 'Go back' to where you came from

In tweets Sunday, President Donald Trump portrays the lawmakers as foreign-born troublemakers who should go back to their home countries. He added: "These places need your help badly, you can't leave fast enough". Tlaib was born in Detroit. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez says Speaker Pelosi targets 'women of color'. "THIS is what racism looks like ", Pressley posted to Twitter , sharing screenshots of the president's tweets.

Worldwide 4.6 natural disaster shakes Seattle region overnight
Author: 0 4.6 natural disaster shakes Seattle region overnight

The natural disaster was relatively shallow, but according to the USGS map, it was felt all the way to the Canadian border. No significant damages or injuries were reported to city infrastructure, according to Tacoma and Pierce County officials.

Worldwide Pence visits migrant detention facilities and calls on Congress to act
Author: 0 Pence visits migrant detention facilities and calls on Congress to act

Dawsey writes that it was not only "sweltering hot" but that "the stench was horrendous". They had no cots, mats or pillows, only silver polyester blankets. "It's 2019, and we're still treating some people as less than human", said Pérez, a Democrat who was a critic of the child detention facility. Pence was in McAllen, Texas , at a tent-complex facility that has been open since May, which includes an area for detained children that was described as "cleaner", and another area where ...

Worldwide USA may lift some sanctions if North Korea halts nuclear programme
Author: 0 USA may lift some sanctions if North Korea halts nuclear programme

The US president has often spoken fondly of the North Korean leader despite the lack of progress in negotiations to dismantle the regime's nuclear weapons program. North Korea's elections and subsequent parliamentary session following the February summit saw major government shuffles that, among other things, included a constitutional revision that meant Kim was not only "supreme leader" but, for the first time, "represents the nation".