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Trump Gave an Improptu Press Conference at the White House Rose Garden.

US President Donald Trump rarely gives official press conferences, but last night he decided to talk to journalists in the White House Rose Garden, the Associated Press reported. For about 40 minutes, the President spoke about all sorts of topics, from tax policy, through the investigation into Russia to Hillary Clinton. ...

- Novinite - BG

Cuban food output stagnates, may decline in 2017.

HAVANA - Cuban food output stagnated during the first half of 2017, the government reported this week, and may decline this year because of damage from Hurricane Irma.

- Reuters - US

10 Things Mark Cuban Says to Do With Your Money.

Learn how you can be a maverick with your money like Mark Cuban.

- Entrepreneur.com - US

Foreign filmmaker's 'Roller Coaster' through Kolkata.

Kolkata, Oct 17 Packed with synergistic sound and camera movement, mirroring the thrilling accelerations, ups and downs of a roller coaster ride, Cuban-born, Netherlands-based filmmaker Yuribert Capetillo Hardy has come out with a video "Roller Coaster" , reflecting an emotional ride through the sights and sounds of ...

- Yahoo! News - US

Saving the Endangered Cuban Crocodile.

Hybridization poses an increasing threat to the nation’s beloved reptile --

- Scientific American - US

Family man killed in Stellies nightclub shooting 'not a gangster'.

Friends of a man who was shot and killed at Cubana in Stellenbosch along with mom of two Nicole Muller says he is not a gangster but a family man.

- Cape Times - SA

Trump Blames Cuba for Attacks That Sickened U.S. Diplomats.

The statement broke with the State Department, whose officials have said repeatedly that they did not know the cause of the illness.

- New York Times - US

Trump Says 'Cuba Is Responsible' for Mysterious Health Ailments in Havana.

President Donald Trump said he believes Cuba “is responsible” for the mysterious ailments that have left at least 22 American government employees and family members in Cuba with cognitive problems and other symptoms.

- Wall Street Journal - US

Is this audio injuring US staff in Cuba?.

The Associated Press obtained recording of the sound that some US diplomats claim to have heard in Cuba as part of sonic attacks.

- CNN Top Stories - US

Here's what Mark Cuban's team is doing for the anthem in their first game.

While the NFL has been buried in national anthem protest chaos all season, the NBA has had some time to figure out what to do…

- TheBlaze.com - US

Trump says he believes Cuba is responsible for health attacks on U.S. diplomats.

In an impromptu news conference, the president blamed Cuba for acoustic attacks affecting at least 22 Americans over the past year

- CBS NEWS - US

Trump: Cuba 'is responsible' for attacks on US personnel

President Donald Trump says he believes Cuba "is responsible" for attacks on American government personnel in Havana.

- Stars and Stripes - US

Trump say Cuba 'is responsible' for attacks on U.S. personnel

President Donald Trump said Monday that he believes Cuba is responsible for unexplained, invisible attacks in Cuba that have harmed American government workers. Though Trump's comments appeared to be a new allegation, it wasn't clear whether he meant Cuba was behind the attacks or merely shared...

- Baltimoresun.com - US

Trump says he believes Cuba responsible for attacks that hurt U.S. diplomats

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump said on Monday that he believes Havana is responsible for a series of incidents that Washington thinks hurt at least 22 U.S. diplomats over a period of months in Cuba, prompting Washington to scale back its presence there.

- Reuters - US

Trump blames Castro regime for injuries to U.S. diplomats: 'I do believe Cuba is responsible'

The president went further than his aides in assigning direct blame for the mysterious attacks that injured 22 Americans.

- Washington Post - US

Trump: Cuba 'is responsible' for attacks on U.S. personnel

President Donald Trump said Monday that he believes Cuba is responsible for unexplained attacks in Cuba that the U.S. says have injured at least 22 American government workers. The United States has avoided casting blame on Cuban President Raul Castro's government for the invisible attacks that...

- Baltimoresun.com - US

Family devastated after young mom killed at Stellies nightclub

Nicole Muller, a young mother of two, was killed when gunmen chasing another man shot into the crowd at Cubana in Stellenbosch.

- Cape Times - SA

Listen to the 'sonic weapon' that made 'dozens' of US diplomats fall ill in Cuba

Over 21 US Embassy officials in Cuba reportedly fell ill and some even suffered brain damage after 'specific attacks' were carried out by unknown assailants using 'sonic weapons'.

- IBTimes.co.uk - UK

Cuban minister urges Canadian sun seekers to return to island following Hurricane Irma

Tourism is crucial to Cuba's economy and the million Canadians who visit the island annually are the leading customers.

- Global News - CA

Piston claims paralyzing 80 to 100 percent of jeepney routes

Jeepney drivers and operators trooped to Aurora Boulevard in Cubao, Quezon City, on Monday and demanded the junking of the government's jeepney modernization program. The post Piston claims paralyzing 80 to 100 percent of jeepney routes appeared first on Inquirer News.

- Philippine Daily Inquirer - PH

DVDs: Dead as the Dodo?

A new DVD arrives at the Rough Peel Music Store on Wellington's Cuba Street. Owner Paul Huggins unwraps it, and places it straight into the sales bin.

- Stuff - NZ

Two killed in shooting at Stellenbosch nightclub

Police have opened a double murder and attempted murder investigation following the shooting of two people in a Cubana nightclub in Stellenbosch.

- Cape Times - SA

Guantanamo detainee sentenced to 13 years on terrorism charges: Pentagon

A Saudi man who is being held at the U.S. military detention facility at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, was sentenced on Friday to 13 years in prison on terrorism charges, the Pentagon said in a statement.

- Zee News - IN

Is this the sound that made Cuba embassy staff sick?

- CNN Top Stories - US

Is this the sound of US diplomats under 'sonic attack' in Cuba?

Listen carefully and you can make out slight undulations in a high-pitched whine, like the output of of a swarm of electronic crickets, perhaps. Believe it or not this is the sound that some American officials believe is to blame for the mysterious illness striking down US diplomats stationed in Cuba. These alien noises ...

- Yahoo! News - US

The sound in Havana: What Americans heard in Cuba attacks

It sounds sort of like a mass of crickets. A high-pitched whine, but from what? It seems to undulate, even writhe.Listen closely: There are multiple, distinct tones that sound to some like they're colliding in a nails-on-the-chalkboard...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

US to maintain Cuba, Venezuela sanctions until freedoms restored: Trump

US President Donald Trump said on Friday the United States would maintain sanctions on Cuba and Venezuela until they restore political and religious freedom.

- BDNews24 - BD

Cuban Skepticism Grows Over US Claims On Diplomat Attacks

HAVANA — A bizarre string of attacks on diplomats in Havana has sent Cuban-American relations to their lowest point in decades, with the Trump administration virtually closing its embassy here and expelling Cuban officials from Washington. But few people on this communist-run island believe a word of the U.S. ...

- TPM News - US

Recording of Cuba attack sound released

It sounds sort of like a mass of crickets. A high-pitched whine, but from what? It seems to undulate, even writhe. Listen closely: There are multiple, distinct tones that sound to some like they're colliding in a nails-on-the-chalkboard effect.

- The Daily Star - LB

U.S. to maintain Cuba, Venezuela sanctions until freedoms restored: Trump

WASHINGTON - U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday the United States would maintain sanctions on Cuba and Venezuela until they restore political and religious freedom.

- Reuters - US

Mark Cuban says if he 'was single' he'd 'definitely be running' for president

Matt Winkelmeyer/Getty ImagesBillionaire business mogul Mark Cuban said he'd "definitely be running" for president if he was single. The owner of the NBA's Dallas Mavericks and star of ABC's "Shark Tank" made the comment Thursday at a conference in Atlanta, the Atlanta Journal Constitution reported. "If I was single, I'd ...

- Business Insider - US

Is it safe to travel to Cuba after mysterious 'sonic weapon' attacks?

The U.S. State Department recently released a travel advisory after diplomats reported hearing and memory loss.

- Marketwatch - US

Sound of mystery attacks in Cuba released. It's as obnoxious as you'd expect

Irritating high-pitched recording may or may not help with investigation.

- Ars Technica UK - US

Dangerous sound? What Americans heard in Cuba attacks

WASHINGTON — It sounds sort of like a mass of crickets. A high-pitched whine, but from what? It seems to undulate, even writhe. Listen closely: There are multiple, distinct tones that sound to some like they're colliding in a…

- Billings Gazette - US

Landmark EU-Cuba deal to take effect from November

A landmark cooperation deal between the EU and Cuba will take effect on 1 November, Brussels said on Thursday , a major step towards normalising ties as tensions run high between Havana and the US.

- EurActive - UK

Equifax's malvertising scare, Chromebook TPM RSA key panic, Cuban embassy sonic weapon heard at last – and more

Your essential security news soaking Roundup We almost wanted to feel sorry for Equifax, were it not for the fact that the credit biz takes to IT security like a duck to an acid bath. After a brutal few weeks under the spotlight, on Wednesday night it suffered another hacking scare.…

- TheRegister - UK

Here's the Sound Americans Heard in Cuba Attacks

It sounds sort of like a mass of crickets. A high-pitched whine, but from what? It seems to undulate, even writhe. Listen closely: There are multiple, distinct tones that sound to some like they're colliding in a nails-on-the-chalkboard effect. The AP has obtained a recording of what some US Embassy...

- Newser - US

Cuba health attacks: Here's the sound U.S. diplomats heard -- AP

The high-pitched chirp or whine -- irritating to the ear -- is what some of U.S. embassy personnel in Havana heard, according to a recording obtained by AP

- CBS NEWS - US

Dangerous sound? What Americans heard in Cuba attacks

It sounds sort of like a mass of crickets. A high-pitched whine, but from what? It seems to undulate, even writhe. Listen closely: There are multiple, distinct tones that sound to some like they're colliding in a nails-on-the-chalkboard effect. The post Dangerous sound? What Americans heard in Cuba attacks appeared first on ...

- Philippine Daily Inquirer - PH

First recording emerges of high-pitched 'sonic weapon' linked to attacks on US Embassy workers in Cuba

The first public recording of high-pitched, cricket-like sounds out of Havana could be linked to the attacks on U.S. Embassy workers.

- FOX News - US

Cuba health attacks: Here's the sound U.S. diplomats heard - AP

The high-pitched chirp or whine - irritating to the ear - is what some of U.S. embassy personnel in Havana heard, according to a recording obtained by AP

- CBS NEWS - US

Dangerous sound? What Americans heard in Cuba attacks

The Associated Press has obtained a recording of what some U.S. Embassy workers heard in Havana in a series of unnerving incidents later deemed to be deliberate attacks.

- Stars and Stripes - US

Cuba could stop 'attacks' against Americans: White House

U.S. President Donald Trump`s chief of staff said on Thursday that Washington believes Havana could put a halt to the mysterious incidents that have sickened nearly two dozen American diplomats and some tourists in Cuba.

- Zee News - IN

The sound in Havana: What Americans heard in Cuba attacks

It sounds sort of like a mass of crickets. A high-pitched whine, but from what? It seems to undulate, even writhe. Listen closely: There are multiple, distinct tones that sound to some like they're colliding in a nails-on-the-chalkboard effect. The Associated Press has obtained a recording of what...

- Baltimoresun.com - US

Here's the recording of the strange sound US diplomats heard in Cuba before suffering mysterious brain injuries

At least 22 US diplomats and family members who were in Cuba have suffered mysterious injuries including hearing loss, brain trauma, and nerve damage. Many reported hearing mysterious sounds, which have led some people to blame "sonic weapons" for the attacks, even though experts doubt that such weapons exist. The ...

- Business Insider - US

Recording Of Sound Tied To Diplomat Attacks In Cuba Adds More Mystery

WASHINGTON — It sounds sort of like a mass of crickets. But not quite. A high-pitched whine, but from what? It seems to undulate, even writhe. Listen closely: Some hear multiple, distinct tones colliding in a nails-on-the-chalkboard effect. The Associated Press has obtained a recording of what some U.S. Embassy workers ...

- TPM News - US

White House says Cuba could stop attacks on Americans

- Deseret News - US

This Is the Sound American Diplomats Heard During Sonic Attacks in Cuba

It sounds sort of like a mass of crickets

- TIME Magazine - US

The sound in Havana: What Americans heard in Cuba attacks

It sounds sort of like a mass of crickets. But not quite. A high-pitched whine, but from what? It seems to undulate, even writhe. Listen closely: Some hear multiple, distinct tones colliding in a nails-on-the-chalkboard effect. The Associated Press has obtained a recording of what some U.S. Embassy...

- Baltimoresun.com - US

Cuban baseball player smugglers seek lenient sentences

MIAMI — A sports agent and a baseball trainer are seeking lenient prison sentences after their convictions in Miami of smuggling Cuban players to the U.S.

- Billings Gazette - US

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