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France to Bring Back Compulsory National Service to Build Sense of Pride

France's Minister of Education Jean-Michel Blaquer, told journalists on Wednesday that the one-month service would involve civic education, first-aid training and army information sessions, according to France24. Mr Macron is the first French president not to have done military service; it was scrapped for new intake in 1996, when Mr Macron was 18. During his 2017 presidential campaign, Mr Macron suggested "direct experience of military life" should be compulsory for all French citizens, ... Consulte Mais Informação

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US Supreme Court upholds Trump travel ban

US Supreme Court upholds Trump travel ban

The 5-4 ruling comes after several lower courts had acted to limit or suspend the policy, which Trump introduced in January 2017 . "Wow!", he wrote on Twitter . Trump tweeted Tuesday: " SUPREME COURT UPHOLDS TRUMP TRAVEL BAN ". ACLU attorney Lee Gelernt told The Associated Press it's a situation "in which there is a complete disconnect between the court's decision and what the American people know as a matter of common sense". Consulte Mais Informação

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Games With Gold Titles Revealed for July 2018

Games With Gold Titles Revealed for July 2018

The game features a storyline and mulitplayer. Death Squared , meanwhile, is a "humorous" co-op puzzler comprising 80 inventive levels with four-player multiplayer. Splinter Cell Conviction gives you the fifth entry in Sam Fisher's stealth saga, as the agent finds himself on the run. As always, once you download a Games With Gold title, you'll have permanent access to it, so long as you still have an active Xbox Live Gold membership. Consulte Mais Informação

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Microsoft's dual-screen folding Surface device 'Andromeda' leaked

Microsoft's dual-screen folding Surface device 'Andromeda' leaked

We've had numerous hints in recent weeks and months that a Surface Phone or something like it might be on the cards, and now a leaked email is pointing to a "pocketable" Surface device that's been two years in the works. According to the report, Microsoft is experimenting with ARM chips, but the device could still ship on Qualcomm or Intel platforms. Microsoft is no stranger to working on devices that have a dual-screen design, but it looks like we may actually be getting closer to a ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Capital Gazette Shooting: Jarrod Ramos’s Grievances Began With Classmate

Anne Arundel County Police Chief Timothy Altomare told Fox News he knew each of the victims . Ramos, who is facing five counts of first-degree murder, was denied bail at a hearing Friday. No gunfire was exchanged, they said. Journalists crawled under desks and sought other hiding places, describing agonizing minutes of terror as they heard the gunman's footsteps and the repeated blasts of the weapon. Consulte Mais Informação

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Rep. Gerry Connolly: Trump prank call has 'chilling' implications

The White House would not comment on Friday on whether the recording was real but United States media reported that staff were scrambling to figure out how the call was allowed. In the conversation, Melendez asks Trump how he plans to proceed on the hot-button topic of family separations at the US southern border, telling the president, "My constituents are giving me a lot of beef about this immigration thing". Consulte Mais Informação

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EU's Juncker says trade ties with United States could do with less drama

EU's Juncker says trade ties with United States could do with less drama

The U.S. duties of 25 percent on steel and 10 percent on aluminum "cannot be justified on the grounds of national security", the 28 leaders said in a statement released Friday at a meeting in Brussels . "Because they send the Mercedes in, they send the BMWs in, they send their products in [and when] we sent things to them, they say 'No, thank you, we don't take your product", Trump said. Consulte Mais Informação

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Chemical weapons watchdog given extra powers after United Kingdom pressure

Chemical weapons watchdog given extra powers after United Kingdom pressure

In a special session, member states of the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) voted in favor of a British-led proposal by a 82-24 margin, easily reaching the two-thirds majority needed for it to succeed. According to the text of the decision, seen by AFP , the OPCW's secretariat "shall put in place arrangements to identify the perpetrators of the use of chemical weapons in the Syrian Arab Republic". Consulte Mais Informação

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McNaughton Named To Ford Cabinet

McNaughton Named To Ford Cabinet

Ontario Premier Doug Ford sits with members of his cabinet prior to being sworn in during a ceremony at Queen's Park in Toronto on Friday, June 29, 2018. Todd Smith is serving as the minister of government and consumer services, as well as government house leader. He noted that having only one member of a visible minority, Seniors and Accessibility Minister Raymond Cho , does not adequately represent four million Ontarians who identify as belonging to a minority group. Consulte Mais Informação

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U.S. Secretary of State Pompeo to visit North Korea next week

U.S. Secretary of State Pompeo to visit North Korea next week

The crux of the case revolves around whether the women meant to kill Kim or if they truly were scapegoats duped by North Korean agents into taking part in a high-profile political assassination. But recent satellite imagery showed that not only were operations continuing at present at the North's main Yongbyon nuclear site, it was also carrying out infrastructure works, said the respected 38 North website. Consulte Mais Informação

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Trump has repeatedly told aides he wants to quit WTO: Axios

Trump has repeatedly told aides he wants to quit WTO: Axios

Trump was responding to an Axios report that he has privately told advisers he wants to withdraw the USA from the WTO , a move that would upend global trade and roil worldwide markets. Earlier on Friday, White House legislative affairs director Marc Short acknowledged Trump's frustration with the WTO, which Trump has previously called "unfair to the U.S." and a "disaster for this country". Consulte Mais Informação

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