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Thursday press conference to explain how Trump plans to leave business canceled

Thursday press conference to explain how Trump plans to leave business canceled

Trump told the New York Times in a meeting last month . Two of adult sons are Don and Eric. Trump added that he would hold a news conference in the "near future" to discuss business matters, his cabinet picks and other topics. "With so many iconic properties and successful entities, moving the announcement to January ensures the legal team has ample time to ensure the proper protocols are put in place so his sole focus will remain on the country and achieving his ambitious agenda", ...


Two juveniles charged in Tennessee wildfires that killed 14

Two juveniles charged in Tennessee wildfires that killed 14

Officials did not offer any specifics on how the fires were allegedly started by the two adolescents but did say the investigation is ongoing and more charges could follow. The Chimney Tops 2 fire started on November 23 and swept through 17,000 acres inside of and around Great Smokey Mountains National Park, the nation's most-visited national park.



UN Security Council to meet on Aleppo amid atrocity accusations

Syrian government forces have reportedly entered civilian homes and killed people inside "on the spot" in eastern Aleppo , the U.N. Human Rights Office said Tuesday. " Real massacres " were taking place in the city, the war monitor said. When rebel forces seized Aleppo's eastern districts in 2012, they envisaged the area as a seat of power to rival the capital, Damascus.


Surgeon General calls e-cigarettes a health threat to the nation's youth

Surgeon General calls e-cigarettes a health threat to the nation's youth

Fast overtaking sales of regular cigarettes, the electronic variety still uses nicotine and usually contain flavoring which make it particularly popular with the younger population. Those who smoke e-cigarettes have a different view. In a statement , the Vapor Technology Association responded by saying: "What the Surgeon General does not acknowledge with this announcement are the millions of adult Americans who rely on vapor products to switch away from smoking deadly cigarettes".


Renzi arrives to tender resignation as Italy PM

Renzi arrives to tender resignation as Italy PM

But President Sergio Mattarella asked him on Wednesday evening to stay on in a caretaker role until a new government can be put in place. The talks will begin tomorrow at 5pm GMT and are due to end on Saturday afternoon. The European Commission said the budget broke EU fiscal rules but delayed any demand for corrective action until after the referendum in order not to hurt Renzi's prospects in the ballot.


PTI takes U-turn on Parliament boycott

PTI takes U-turn on Parliament boycott

The PTI chief said his party boycotted Parliament as the PM had discredited the house by refraining to answer the allegations leveled against him. He also said the goal of ending the boycott is to table two motions in the parliament against the parliament.