No Public Discussion on the Wall For Mexican President and Trump

Facebook Twitter Pinterest LinkedIn Digg StumbleUpon Email Reddit WhatsApp Embed from Getty Images Tensions between the US and Mexico have been steadily on the rise since Trump’s administration took office; in fact, the President of Mexico cancelled a meeting with Trump on Thursday because Trump tweeted that “If Mexico is unwilling to pay for the badly needed wall, then it would be better to cancel the upcoming meeting.” A call between Donald Trump and Enrique Pena Nieto, confirmed by the White House in a statement, brought on an agreement between…

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France Enforces New Measures to Fight Rising Rates of Obesity

Facebook Twitter Pinterest LinkedIn Digg StumbleUpon Email Reddit WhatsAppAs part of a consistent effort to bring down the rising obesity rates, France has ruled that restaurants are no longer allowed to offer free refills on beverages with high sugar content, with soda being the major target. Japan, Mexico, and Philadelphia have also put in place some measure with the goal of pulling down obesity levels by encouraging people to be more aware of their unhealthy habits. Philadelphia, in fact, was the first major US city this year to tax these…

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Trump to Have a Call with Russian President Putin on Saturday

Facebook Twitter Pinterest LinkedIn Digg StumbleUpon Email Reddit WhatsAppAccording to CNN, an administration official has reported that Donald Trump is to have his first call with the Russian President Vladimir Putin on Saturday. As part of his plan to improve relations with Russia, Trump said last month than he intends to lift the sanctions put in place by Obama in return for Kremlin’s help in the fight against terrorism in the U.S. Sergey Lavrov, the Foreign Minister of Russia, says he would like to see the “re-establishment of normal relations”…

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Trump Issues Executive Action to Advance Access Oil Pipelines

Facebook Twitter Pinterest LinkedIn Digg StumbleUpon Email Reddit WhatsAppOn Tuesday, President Donald Trump signed executive actions for advanced approval of the Dakota Access and the Keystone XL oil pipelines; in fulfilling this campaign promise, Trump went against Barack Obama’s administration’s previous block on the construction of the pipelines. Embed from Getty Images During his campaign, Trump promised to advance the approval of the Keystone XL pipeline, as Obama had refused to approve the measure during his administration. Following up in December, Trump expressed his support for the Dakota access pipeline,…

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Virginia Zoo’s Red Panda, Sunny, Goes Missing

Facebook Twitter Pinterest LinkedIn Digg StumbleUpon Email Reddit WhatsAppAfter the 19-month-old red panda, Sunny, went missing on Tuesday, the Virginia Zoo began to work with Norfolk Police Department and a geothermal camera to search the facility. The last time Sunny was seen was on Monday at around 5 p.m. By Tuesday’s morning check, Sunny had gone missing from her enclosure. According to National Geographic,  the endangered red panda, typically found in trees, has thick, reddish-brown fur and carries a bushy tail. Additionally, they move around a lot more at night…

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