Friday, July 20, 2018

MixedTimes - Ben Kew

Venezuela: Further Protests as Country Begins Running Out of Water

Venezuela: Further Protests as Country Begins Running Out of Water

Local residents in Venezuela staged further protests on Monday as the failed socialist country now appears to be running out of clean water. Multiple groups of demonstrators blocked highways around the capital of Caracas to protest the lack of clean water supplies.

Koreas Plan to Construct Joint Railway

Koreas Plan to Construct Joint Railway

Both North and South Korea agreed on Tuesday to improve and construct railway lines linking the two countries together, the South's unification ministry has announced.

Kim Jong-Un Sends Happy Birthday Flowers to Xi Jinping

Kim Jong-Un Sends Happy Birthday Flowers to Xi Jinping

North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un sent Chinese President Xi Jinping a floral basket on Friday to congratulate him on his 65th birthday, as relations between the two nations continue to warm following Kim's pledge to pursue nuclear disarmament.

Japan Praises Trump for Successful Summit with Kim Jong-un

Japan Praises Trump for Successful Summit with Kim Jong-un

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe praised President Donald Trump for his successful meeting with North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un on Tuesday, describing it as the first step in achieving a "comprehensive resolution.

Photos: North Korea's Diplomats Live the Good Life Through Diplomacy

Photos: North Korea's Diplomats Live the Good Life Through Diplomacy

As North Korea engages in rapprochement efforts with the United States and South Korea, many of the country's top diplomats, including communist dictator Kim Jong-un,are enjoying the diplomatic high life as the regime ponders giving up its nuclear weapons.

Sandra Bullock Considered Leaving Hollywood over Sexism

Sandra Bullock Considered Leaving Hollywood over Sexism

Actress Sandra Bullock has revealed she considered leaving Hollywood and quitting acting altogether after being made to feel less worthy than the men in her industry simply because she is female.

Jon Stewart: Democrats 'Don't Give a 'F**k' About Russia Investigation

Jon Stewart: Democrats 'Don't Give a 'F**k' About Russia Investigation

Comedian Jon Stewart saysDemocrats really "don't give a f**k" about alleged collusion between President Donald Trump and Russia to influence the 2016 election and, instead, urged the Left to defeat the President through the electoral process with "ideas.

Trump Confirms Human Rights Not Discussed with North Koreans

Trump Confirms Human Rights Not Discussed with North Koreans

A leading North Korean official and U.S. Treasury-sanctioned “Specially Designated Person” Kim Yong-cho; delivered a personal letter to President Donald Trump from Kim Jong-un on Friday, as peace negotiations between the two countries appear to make progress.

Ambien Drug Maker to Roseanne: 'Racism Not a Known Side Effect'

Ambien Drug Maker to Roseanne: 'Racism Not a Known Side Effect'

The producer of the sedative drug Ambien said "racism is not a known side effect" of their medication after actress Roseanne Barr claimed it might have affected her judgment when she made a racist remark about former Obama advisor Valerie Jarrett.

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