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Trump administration aims to establish a Space Force by 2020

With Eleanor Mueller, Connor OBrien, Jacqueline Klimas and Wesley MorganTODAY: Vice Joint Chiefs Chairman Gen. Paul Selva talks nuclear deterrence at the Mitchell InstituteStory Continued BelowTOP NEWS: Pence unveils a new Space Force to counter Russia and ChinaON POLITICO: Supreme Court nominee Kavanaugh is likely to face…

France OKs taking 20 migrants from boat in Spain

1 / 7Migrants disembark from the Open Arms Search and Rescue vessel on arrival in Algeciras, Spain, Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018. A rescue boat operated by Spanish aid group Proactiva Open Arms carrying 87 African migrants and refugees saved in the Mediterranean Sea has docked at the southern Spanish port of Algeciras after other…

Tokio Marine HCC Names Chris Skarinka Chief Operating Officer for Professional Lines and Public Risk

MOUNT KISCO, N.Y., Aug. 08, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Tokio Marine HCC today announced that Christopher R. Skarinka has been appointed Chief Operating Officer for its Professional Lines and Public Risk Groups, which specialize in small accounts errors & omissions coverage and municipality business, effective August 6, 2018.We are very excited to attract such a talented professional to our team…

Laura Ingraham Has Been Peddling White Nationalism For Years: A Reminder

From her perch on a prime-time national television show, conservativeMoreFrom her perch on a prime-time national television show, conservative commentator Laura Ingraham went off on a shameless rant Wednesday night about massive demographic changes in the United States that most of us dont like, attacking even immigrants who migrate legally.In some parts of the country…

Global Autonomous Underwater Vehicle Market Leading Players, Product Types and Applications by 2023

Global Autonomous Underwater Vehicle Market research report deals with a strategic optimization towards the Autonomous Underwater Vehicle business approaches. The market analyst targets towards the major concepts related to market growth, Autonomous Underwater Vehicle development plan, and keenly focus on the significant tacts.

Top 5 Naval Battles of All Time

The former USS Iowa (BB 61) sits at anchor off Naval Weapons Station Seal Beach, Calif. The battleship is being prepared for berthing in San Pedro, Calif. as a floating museum.MoreJames HolmesSecurity, But what makes a battle decisive? And what makes one such test of arms more important than another?You Sunk My 'Battleship'…

Israel seizes Swedish activist ship en route to Gaza - Israel News

The Israel Navy seized a ship overnight Friday sailing from Europe in an attempt to break the naval blockade on the Gaza Strip, the military said. The ship was brought to Israel's port of Ashdod and the passengers were transferred for medical treatment, the IDF added. The forces made it clear to the ships passengers that…

Chinas empire of money is reshaping lives across new silk road | News

China is building a very 21st century empire-one where trade and debt lead the way, not armadas and boots on the ground.If President Xi Jinpings ambitions become a reality, Beijing will cement its position at the center of a new world economic order spanning more than half the globe. Already, China has extended its influence…

History buffs climb aboard the Nina, Pinta | Local News

Using a pulley, 4-year-old Griffin Pagan busied himself hoisting a bundle of thick rope aboard a replica of Columbus' famed Nina, which docked alongside the Pinta at English Park on Thursday.The pair of floating museums opened for visitors Friday morning. Throughout the day, a steady stream of guests boarded these replicas of Columbus' ships…

The world's longest and weirdest borders and the quickest way to visit every country in the EU

Germany shares a land border with nine other countries -MoreChina's military spending was $215.7bn in 2016. Given that it shares a border with more territories than any other country, perhaps that should not come as a surprise. The most populous nation on the planet has 16 unique land neighbours, with 22,147km of land borders (also a record).They are: Afghanistan (76km)…

Garmin Ltd. (GRMN) Q2 2018 Earnings Conference Call Transcript

Motley Fool Transcribers, The Motley Fool,Logo of jester cap with thought bubble with words 'Fool Transcripts' below itMoreImage source: The Motley Fool.Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN)Q2 2018 Earnings Conference CallAug. 1, 2018, 10:30 a.m. ETContents:Prepared RemarksQuestions and AnswersCall ParticipantsPrepared Remarks:OperatorGood morning.

Op-Ed: Low-cost ferry surprises with pro-PaxEx alternative to flights

Despite the Brexit stormclouds on the horizon, travel between the UK and Europe is booming. Yet the passenger experience hasnt evolved for the better recently, whether by air or rail. Europes airlines are engaged in a race to the bottom with the low-cost carriers, while crowded airports, poor public transport, peak holiday…

Brexit is a Tory project as a member of Momentum, this is why I back a Final Say

The truth is that there is no real life Brexit that doesnt leave us a poorer and meaner country: GettyMoreHow is it August already? is probably the thought a few of us woke up with this morning. It seems inconceivable that it has been more than 2 years from the referendum vote, more than a year since the snap general election of 2017…

Bands Abroad: Susto goes Euro

Welcome to our new series, where traveling local acts enlighten us about their experiences on and off stage in far-flung places. Susto's Justin Osborne kicks off Bands Abroad with deets from their last long tour that began in the Netherlands back in January and took them through Scotland, England, Denmark, Norway, capping off in Sweden in March.

SC Lowy buys $160 mln defaulted shipping loan from Monte dei Paschi

MILAN, Aug 1 (Reuters) - Boutique financial firm SC Lowy said on Wednesday it had bought a $160 million bad loan portfolio from Italian state-owned bank Monte dei Paschi di Siena in one of the country’s largest shipping debt sales. SC Lowy, which has offices in Hong Kong, London and Seoul, entered the Italian market in…

Foldable Inflatable Boats Market 2018-2025 in-Depth Analysis with Key Players, Share, Trends, Indust

A closer look at the overall Foldable Inflatable Boats business scenario presented through self-explanatory charts, tables, and graphics images add greater value to the study.This press release was orginally distributed by SBWireNew York, NY -- (SBWIRE) -- 07/25/2018 -- The latest market research report on Foldable Inflatable Boats market…

American Tower (AMT) Q2 2018 Earnings Conference Call Transcript

Motley Fool Transcribing, The Motley Fool,Logo of jester cap with thought bubble with words 'Fool Transcripts' below itMoreImage source: The Motley Fool.American Tower (NYSE: AMT)Q2 2018 Earnings Conference CallJul. 31, 2018 8:30 a.m. ETContents:Prepared RemarksQuestions and AnswersCall ParticipantsPrepared Remarks:Operator[Operator instructions] Ladies and gentlemen, thank you for standing by.

The Latest: Greece fire death toll at 91, 25 remain missing - NewsOn6.com - Tulsa, OK - News, Weathe

MATI, Greece (AP) - The Latest on the aftermath of a deadly wildfire in Greece (all times local):8:10 p.m.Fire officials in Greece have raised the death toll from a wildfire that raged through a coastal area east of Athens to 91 and reported that 25 people are missing six days after blaze.Before the national fire service updated the official number of fatalities Sunday night, it had stood at 86.

Farmers wonder how ag 'bailout' for farmers affected by trade war will work

U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue announced Tuesday plans to authorize up to $12 billion in assistance for farmers "in response to trade damage from unjustified retaliation," referring to China's tariffs against U.S. products. China imposed those sanctions after President Donald Trump announced tariffs on Chinese…

Spain rescues 123 migrants in the Strait of Gibraltar

In this photo taken on Friday, July 27, 2018, a migrant rests with others as the sun rises at the port of Algeciras, southern Spain, after being rescued by Spains Maritime Rescue Service in the Strait of Gibraltar, in Algeciras, Spain. Maritime rescue authorities say 751 migrants have been plucked Friday from 52 dinghies trying to reach Spanish shores from northern Africa…