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North Korea rocket test ups ante with belligerent Trump disposal | Simon Tisdall

Washingtons own provoking stance may play into Pyongyangs hands and reduce Chinas willingness to cooperate North Koreas latest provocation, a weekend rocket engine experiment coinciding with high-level US-China talks in Beijing, has underlined just how dangerous and unpredictable the increasing armed confrontation on the Korean peninsula is becoming. The Trump administration, far from soothing affairs, appears set on raising the …

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Actor Rose Marie shamed her harasser in 1954 and paid dearly for it.

To sounds some commentators tell it, sexual harassment and assault are modern questions brought on by slackening sex mores, the infiltration of women into male infinites, and the defection of “traditional” importances. A heartbreaking counterpoint is the story of “The Dick Van Dyke Show” star Rose Marie who, at 94, wrote an op-ed for the Hollywood Reporter about being bothered …

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Jaguars killed for fangs to supply changing Chinese medication trade

Demand from Chinese workers causes demand for scalp and body parts of endangered species Conservationists who have uncovered a changing illegal trade in jaguar fangs in South America are joining it to Chinese construction projects that could be menacing wildlife globally. Experts say major Chinese power plant, street and runway works in developing nations are key stimulants of illicit trade …

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Michael B. Jordan: How Fahrenheit 451 Mirror the Vulgar Trump Era

Michael B. Jordan is pacing this HBO conference room like a boxer stalking the ring.” I gotta stand soul ,” he says, swaying his arms back and forth to loosen up his back.” I’ve been sitting down all day. I gotta move !” Occasionally as we discuss his role in the new HBO film adaptation of Fahrenheit 451 , life …

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Trans Activist Who Confronted Rose McGowan Would Do It Again, ‘But Better’

Rose McGowan, who firstly departed public with accusations against Harvey Weinstein and triggered the #MeToo push, tweeted Friday she is canceling all future involvements following a contentious confrontation with a transgender activist in New York City. Andi Dier shaped headlines objection McGowan about transphobia and feminism Wednesday. She told The Daily Beast if having regard to the risk, she’d confront …

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Joshua v Klitschko: the moment boxing’s epicentre moved from Vegas to London

Las Vegas have so far been boxings most aspirational platform, but the Anthony Joshua-Wladimir Klitschko fight in London may signal a shift in the athletics commercial centre of gravity Anthony Joshua dawdled in the ring at Wembley Stadium as midnight affect on Sunday morning, showering in the afterglow of the far-famed darknes that realized him write his refer indelibly into …

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Triple Crown hopeful Justify readies for run at biography, but it won’t be easy

The chestnut colt is a heavy favourite to prevail Saturdays Belmont Stakes and join the immortal group of ponies to embroil Americas three most famous races For a century it’s been regarded as perhaps the most difficult task in American athletics: triumphing three prestigious hastens at three different intervals in three different districts over a five-week cover against the highest-caliber …

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Flinders Street crash: alleged move charged with 18 countings of attempted carnage

Saeed Noori too charged with one count of deport imperiling life after being formally interviewed by police The man who allegedly ploughed his gondola into pedestrians in Flinders Street in Melbourne on Thursday has been remanded in custody after a brief tribunal appearing during which he enveloped his confronted with his hand. Saeed Noori, a former Afghan refugee and now …

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Conor McGregor, UFC’s brightest wizard, back in familiar arena with Khabib afoot

The UFCs shortage of stellar magnetisms will be forgotten for one darknes at least as Conor McGregor draws his long-awaited octagon return Dana White wasn’t certain this day would ever come. At eras he was pretty self-confident it wouldn’t . After all, Conor McGregor exactly impressed it rich. Sure, he was already what any common person would deem wealthy from …

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