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Trump’s half-cocked and loaded tweet draws barrage of reaction

June 21, 2019   ·   0 Comments

A series of tweets written by U.S. President Donald Trump regarding a retaliatory attack on Iran are displayed on a computer screen in New York, ...

Bar scales back ‘free shot per goal’ promotion after U.S. 13-0 win

Soccer Football – Women’s World Cup – Group F – United States v Thailand – Stade Auguste-Delaune, Reims, France – June 11, 2019 General view ...

Fowl ref! Scotland bring out the rubber chickens at World Cup

FILE PHOTO: Soccer Football – Women’s World Cup – Scotland Training – Allianz Riviera, Nice, France – June 8, 2019 Scotland’s Joanne Love and Fiona ...

Unlucky 13 for Miami bar that offered free shots for U.S. goals

Soccer Football – Women’s World Cup – Group F – United States v Thailand – Stade Auguste-Delaune, Reims, France – June 11, 2019 Alex Morgan ...

Polish activists try to save cows condemned to death

WARSAW (Reuters) – A herd of about 180 free-roaming cows in Poland must be slaughtered, authorities have ruled, to the dismay of activists fighting to ...

Duvets discarded, cushions thrown at Japan’s Pillow Fighting Championship

ITO, Shizuoka Prefecture, Japan (Reuters) – The Japanese may be known for their neatness, particularly when it comes to making their bed in the morning, ...

Polish sextuplets surprise parents and doctors expecting five

A nurse checks an incubator at the University Hospital in Krakow, Poland, 21 May 2019. Polish woman gave birth to four baby girls and two ...

Cambodia’s royal oxen predict plentiful rice harvest amid EU tariffs

Cambodia’s royal oxen eat during a royal ploughing ceremony in Takeo province, Cambodia, May 22, 2019. REUTERS/Stringer PHNOM PENH (Reuters) – Cambodia’s royal oxen predicted ...

Belgian monks resurrect brewery after two century break

GRIMBERGEN, Belgium (Reuters) – Belgian monks at the Grimbergen abbey are on the verge of brewing beer again after a break of more than 200 ...

Eiffel Tower climber in custody after daring ascent

An unidentified man (L) climbs the Eiffel Tower, which had to be evacuated, in Paris, France, May 20, 2019. REUTERS/Charles Platiau PARIS (Reuters) – Rescuers ...

Rescuers try to talk down Eiffel Tower climber

An unidentified man (L) climbs the Eiffel Tower, which had to be evacuated, in Paris, France, May 20, 2019. REUTERS/Charles Platiau PARIS (Reuters) – Rescuers ...

Raven chicks in the Tower ward off prophecy of doom for Brexit Britain

Tower of London Ravenmaster Chris Skaife holds a baby raven in London, Britain May 14, 2019. Picture taken May 14, 2019. Historic Royal Palaces/Handout via ...

Take or pay: Belgian ex-king faces paternity fines

Belgian artist Delphine Boel and her lawyers leave a courthouse, after a new hearing in her legal battle to prove former Belgian King Albert is ...

Stop bugging him: Philippine leader brushes off finger-sized pest

MANILA (Reuters) – Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte seemed unfazed when a finger-sized cockroach scrambled onto his shoulder as he spoke at a campaign rally on ...

Australia’s central bank takes ‘responsibilty’ for note typo

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Millions of A$ 50 ($ 35) banknotes in Australia have an embarrassing typographical error that was overlooked by the country’s central bank ...

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