North Korea calls latest UN sanctions an act of war

According to North Korea’s foreign ministry, the latest round of UN sanctions are “an act of war,” and threatened to punish those who supported the measure. The UN Security Council imposed new sanctions on North Korea on Friday due to its recent ICBM test, seeking to limit its access to refined petroleum products and crude oil along with its earnings from workers abroad.

The new resolution seeks to ban nearly 90% of refined petroleum exports by capping them at 500,000 barrels a year and demands the “repatriation of North Koreans working abroad within 24 months”. The US-drafted resolution also caps crude oil supplies to North Korea at 4 million barrels a year and commits the Council to further reductions if the North conducts another ICBM/nuclear test.

In a statement, North Korea’s foreign ministry said the US is “terrified” by its nuclear force and was getting “more and more frenzied in the moves to impose the harshest-ever sanctions and pressure on our country”.

Hawaii judge blocks latest travel ban

A United States federal judge from Hawaii has blocked the latest version of President Donald Trump’s travel ban which was set to effect eight different countries. Judge Derrick Watson said that the ban “plainly discriminates based on nationality”.

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Studios head Roy Price steps down amid harassment claims

This announcement comes five days after he was suspended for sexual harassment allegations. This all started last week when Isa Hackett the Producer of ‘The Man in A High Castle’, accused Price of coming onto her in 2015, also telling her that she would ‘love my “d***”.

Roy Price comes after the newest scandal involving Harvey Wein Stein, who has been accused of multiple sexual harassment charges. Weinstein has since been fired from his own company and the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences has stripped Weinstein of his membership.

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United States demands Russia close down their consulate buildings in 3 states

The US has demanded that Russia close their consulate in San Francisco and buildings in Washington and NY. This is in retaliation for (Russia) cutting American diplomatic presence in the country.

“We believe this action (diplomatic staff cut) was unwarranted and detrimental to the overall relationship between our countries,” State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert said this morning. “In the spirit of parity invoked by the Russians, the United States has required the Russian government to close its San Francisco consulate and two annexes in Washington, D.C. and New York by Sept. 2.”

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson informed Russian FM Sergei Lavrov in a phone call today. Lavrov “expressed regret” about the decision during the phone call with Tillerson. “Moscow will closely study the new measures announced by the Americans, after which our reaction will be conveyed,” the Russian FM said.

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President Trump arrives at his NYC apartment for first time since inauguration by Patrick Vinson

President Donald Trump has arrived at his New York home for the first time since his inauguration at 9:00 PM, as a throng of protesters line the street.

President Trumps motorcade pulled up to Trump Tower  this evening while avoiding the protesters, who were in the streets chanting “Shame, shame, shame” while they were out on the streets waiting for him to arrive.

Theres said to be thousands of protesters that are lining the nearby blocks of Manhattan’s Fifth Avenue waiting on him, along with a group of supporters that there were only a handful of out on the streets.

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Department of Defense gives Lockheed Martin a $3.7 Billion interim payment for 50 F-35 Lightning II fighter jets

Last Friday, the Department of Defense gave Lockheed Martin a $3.7 Billion interim payment for 50 F-35 Lightning II fighter jets which are intended for non-Department of Defense customers, and foreign military sales customers. 

The contract provides the funds necessary for the procurement of one F-35B aircraft for the UK, one F-35A aircraft for Italy, sixteen F-35A aircraft for Australia and the Netherlands, four F-35A aircraft for Turkey, six F-35A aircraft for Norway, and 22 F-35A aircraft for various other FMC. 

The F-35 comes in three versions, the F-35A (designed to be the smallest and lightest), the F-35B (designed to handle short take-offs and vertical landings for the USMC), and the F-35C (designed to take off and land from aircraft carriers for the Navy). 

The contract also stipulates Lockheed provide equipment and maintenance services for the aircraft sold to foreign military’s, as well as the USAF, USMC and US Navy. The aircraft are expected to be completed and operational by December 2020. 

Lockheed has already been producing the aircraft under an agreement known as “undefinitized contract action” (UCA) while they negotiate their eleventh contract for F-35s with the Pentagon, which is expected to cover 141 aircraft for the US military.    
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Democratic Chair of California gets vulgar

The following video is of John Burton, the Democratic Party chair of California, cussing at nurses that are protesting. The full video is in theYouTube link below.

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