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Charles M. Huber resigns from the CDU (11.23 am)man police officers in London with Machete (10.22 PM), the volcano attacks erupted in the vicinity of Tokyo (6.55)new Zealand: cocaine in millions value 5.47 p.m.), flushes (Bundeswehr: 155 million euros for consultants (4.32 PM)Trump in El Paso with protests received (3.01 p.m.)firearms violence: Amnesty warns U.S. travelers (0.05 PM)

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+++ 11.23 PM: Former Bundestag member Charles M. Huber resigns from CDU +++

The actor and former Bundestag member Charles M. Huber resigns from the CDU. The reason for this is the Africa representative of the German government, Guenter Nooke (CDU), the Statements of the Supervisory Board, the heads of Schalke 04, Clemens Tönnies, have relativized the construction of power plants in Africa. In order Nooke have supported the statements of Tönnies “specifically,” said Huber, whose father is from Senegal, on Facebook.

Tönnies had recommended last week for the construction of power plants in Africa, so that “the Africans have to stop to fell trees” and to produce “children”. Nooke called for with a view on the “issues raised, such as the Disappearance of the rainforest and population growth on the African continent” must be spoken “and possibly controversial to be discussed”. He criticized at the same time, Tönnies’ choice of words.

+++ 10.22 PM: man, cops attacked in London with Machete +++

With a Machete stabbed a man in London a number of times a police officer and seriously injured him. Scotland Yard spoke of a “sudden and brutal attack”. The condition of the police officers was “critical, but stable”. He had suffered, among other injuries to the head and the Hand. You can’t go from a terror attack, informed Scotland Yard more.

The victim and his colleague had tried around midnight, a van to stop. The riders raced in the first instance, but was pursued by the police vehicle. As the man from the van got out, struck it with a Machete. The injured police officer was able to fight back until his colleague took the perpetrator. This should be between 50 and 60 years old. Attacks with knives have increased in the UK.

+++ 10.17 PM: Explosion in front of the town hall in the South of Sweden +++

A day after an Explosion in the nearby Danish capital Copenhagen, in the South of Sweden, in front of a city hall to a further Detonation. How the Swedish police announced on Thursday, was injured in the incident in the town of Landskrona on Wednesday night, no one. Images showed that several window panes of the building were broken. It will assumed to be a criminal Offence, said the police. Technicians of the national Bomb squad examined whether other dangerous objects found at the crime scene. Suspects have not been caught.

+++ 10.10 PM: IPCC: temperature plus about the country has already reached at about 1.5 degrees +++

The global rise in temperatures over the land areas already of 1.53 degrees. This is one of the in Geneva, special report published by the IPCC. Taking into account the slower-warming Ocean, the global temperature has increased overall surface area of almost 0.9 degrees. For this Report, the IPCC compared the periods 1850 to 1900 and 2006 to 2015. The IPCC had warned 2018 against the effects if the global temperature should rise above 1.5 degrees.

In the coming decades, the number, duration, and intensity of heat waves and droughts will increase at least around the Mediterranean sea, warn the 107 researchers from 52 countries. In many regions, in addition, more frequent extreme rainfall will occur.

+++ 10.03 PM: NPD needs to 1.27 million Euro fine to pay +++

Because of incorrect information in their accountability report for the year 2007, the extreme-right NPD criminal must pay funds in the amount of 1.27 million euros. With a published decision, the Federal constitutional court in Karlsruhe is a fair judgment of the Federal administrative court from the year 2012. (Az: 2 BvR 547/13)

In March 2009, the then President of the Bundestag Norbert Lammert (CDU) had in the accountability report from the NPD for 2007 “inaccuracies” in the amount of 1.25 million euros found. In accordance with the provisions of the party law, the Bundestag administration called for a penalty payment in a double amount, so 2.5 million Euro. On the claim of the NPD, the Federal administrative court calculated the discrepancies with 635.678 Euro and the criminal set money accordingly to 1.27 million euros.

+++ 9.30 am: plough slashes car passenger Car driver slightly injured +++

an Unusual road accident in Münster: When sudden steering maneuvers of a tractor driver cut up a plow to the tractor, an oncoming car on the driver’s side. The 61-year-old Car driver was the incident with light injuries, as the police in the Morning told. The 35-year-old tractor driver was reported to be out of initially unknown cause in a curve straight ahead and forced the oncoming Cars to Dodge on the green strip. As the man at the wheel of the tractor noticed his mistake, he was troubled, and pulled the steering Wheel – ausschwenkte whereby the plow and the Car met.

+++ 8.57 PM: Nitrate contamination in the groundwater, apparently, continued to increase +++

The nitrate pollution of groundwater is increased to a newspaper report that last more. Of the 15 groundwater monitoring wells with the highest loads, the average nitrate content of 2013 to 2017 have increased by almost 40 milligrams per litre, reports the “Rheinische Post” citing a reply from the Federal government to a small request of the Greens group in the Bundestag. During the measurement should be measured in 2013, according to previous government figures, the average value of 170 Milli-grams per Liter, had it been in 2017 according to the current government’s response is already 209 milligrams. In the EU, a permissible limit value of 50 milligrams per Liter. The EU had threatened at the end of July due to the ongoing nitrate pollution of any further action against Germany.

+++ 8.44 PM: husband calls accidentally by the police and is arrested for Weapons charges the other day +++

An accidental call to the police for a canadian serious consequences: In his house in the ostkanadischen city of Chebogue officials found 100 firearms. The man had not secured possessed the weapons legally, but correctly, said a police spokesman. The 73-Year-old had actually want to the phone numbers-Hotline 411 call, however, make a mistake, and instead,the police emergency call 911-elected. Although he explained on the phone his mistake; the police but came to him anyway. The officers then discovered when they entered the 94 rifles and six pistols. The police seized the weapons; its owner was briefly arrested. In the meantime, he is free again. In October, he will be a judge.

+++ 8.34 PM: kittens in the state of Baden-Württemberg from the sewer flushed +++

has been flushed A kitten in Baden-Württemberg by the fire Department from the sewer. The cat boy had lost close to a disco in Offenburg in the sewer system, such as the fire and rescue services now. Accordingly, employees of the restaurant had heard on Wednesday afternoon, a pitiful whimper, and had the Call traced. They discovered the cat in a sewer pipe in a depth of about four metres. Since she could not free herself, and called the employees of the fire Department. After several attempts, the task forces were able to flush the four-to five-week-old Boy from the pipe. Up on a hypothermia, the cat remained unharmed. Like you could reach in the channel, is unclear.

+++ 8.22 PM: power outages and a death toll in earthquakes in Taiwan +++

In case of an earthquake in Taiwan a man has at least killed. The quake, with the thickness of about 6.0 was felt in the Morning on the whole island. It led, according to the authorities in the Metropolitan area of the capital, Taipei, to power outages in more than 1300 houses. High-rise buildings in Taipei faltered, people were torn out of the sleep. The center of the earthquake was about ten kilometers of sea depth in front of the North-East coast of the island. In the case of the death of the victims is a 60-year-old woman who was beaten to death near the capital of a fallen Cabinet.

Taiwan had already been in April, an earthquake of a magnitude of 6.1 haunted. At that time, 17 people were killed.

+++ 7.08 PM: health insurance company warns of dangerous “gaps” in the hundreds of thousands of children +++

The health insurance company Barmer warns of dangerous “gaps” in the case of several hundred thousand children in Germany. More than one in every five in 2015 child born is not or incompletely vaccinated in his first two years of life against measles, said the barmen in Berlin after the analysis of data of own Insured. Extrapolated to the total population, just over 166,000 two-year-olds in the year 2017 without the full measles protection. “In Germany, still too few children are vaccinated. This makes the eradication of certain infectious diseases is impossible, and prevents the protection for all those who can’t vaccinate,” warned Barmer chef Christoph Straub.


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dpa +++ 6.57 PM: an Israeli soldier in the West Bank stabbed +++

Israeli security forces have found in the West Bank, the body of an Israeli soldier. The military announced on Twitter that the body had multiple stab injuries. The incident had occurred in the area of gush Etzion, South of Jerusalem. In the night the family reported the young man as missing, reported the Israeli TV. According to media reports, the security forces believe that it is the assassination of a Palestinian.

+++ 6.55 PM: volcano in the vicinity of Tokyo +++

broke out near Tokyo, a nearby volcano first erupted in four years. The Asama volcano began in the night, ash and smoke nearly two kilometers high up in the sky launch. The national Meteorology Agency of Japan triggered an alert of level three on the five-step alert scale. This means that no one should approach the crater. The authority warned that it could be in a radius of four kilometers around the crater through the air flying larger Rocks and fierce currents of hot gas.

The Asama volcano is located 140 kilometres North-West of the Japanese capital. At the outbreak of the volcano in the year 2015, there had been no casualties.

+++ 6.10 PM: Australian member of Parliament compares China to Nazi-Germany +++

Australia is concerned, increasingly, because of China’s increasing influence in the Pacific region. Now the Chairman of the intelligence Committee, Andrew Hastie compared, from the ruling center-Right coalition, today’s people’s Republic with Nazi Germany and sparked outrage. warned in the Sydney Morning Herald warned Hastie before, the threat posed by China to underestimate: “The West has once believed that China’s economic liberalization nature would lead to democratisation. That was our Maginot line. You would keep us safe. So as the French believed that their Wall of bunkers and fortifications would protect them against the German advance in 1940. You have made a mistake disastrous.” Germany had occupied France in 1940. As a Maginot-line bunkers and the existing defense has been referred to the system of the French.

+++ 5.47 PM: cocaine packet in million value in new Zealand at the beach, rinsed +++

In new Zealand, more than a dozen packets of cocaine washed up on shore. The drugs in the market value of more than 1.8 million euros, have been discovered at Bethells Beach, a popular beach near Auckland, the largest city in the Pacific state. The drug was hidden in 19 parcels, which were about the size of a video cassette. The police asked all beach-goers to report immediately, if more of the drug should occur.

it is Suspected that the parcel of smugglers was intentionally left in the water to bring the drugs to shore, and then took but by the flow the other way. New Zealand, according to a study recently published in the world, the country, where cocaine costs the most. On average it is about four Times as expensive as in the USA.

+++ 5.36 PM: After the Oscars also Emmys without host +++

the Oscars will go in this year, the award ceremony of the TV-prices Emmys without a host on the stage. “There were names that were in the conversation, but it was drawn a conclusion, that in this year when so many Shows come to an end, the time for this,” said Charlie Collier, the head of Fox Entertainment, the U.S.-according to media reports, at a meeting of the Television Critics Association. Fox exudes the Emmy Gala on September 22. September. “We will be without a host, in order to have more time to honor these Shows.” This is, among other things, to the success of series like “Game of Thrones”, “Veep” and “The Big Bang Theory”.

After the cancellation of comedian Kevin Hart, after a controversy over past anti-gay remarks, this year’s Oscar ceremony in February had gone without a host on stage – and had largely positive reviews get. “That was certainly something we looked at,” said Fox-head necklace now. The Emmys, which are considered to be the most important TV awards in the world, and this year to 71. Time, to be awarded had not previously taken place three times already without a host – 2003, 1998 and 1975.

+++ 5.07 PM: Dreyer praises Merkel for dealing with jitter, seizures +++

The acting SPD Chief, Malu Dreyer, has praised attacks, German Chancellor Angela Merkel (CDU) for the handling of your Trembling. “The public do not have to endure that politicians are not always perfect. Public can, however, expect you to do your Job well,” she said of the Funke media group. Therefore, had been done for the theme, as Merkel had said that you could fill out your office to a hundred percent. The practice in the United States that politicians must fully provide information about your health, go “too far”.

Dreyer suffers from Multiple sclerosis. “The people here used to forget that I have a chronic disease. When I use my electric car, to call the people sometimes: “Good improvement!” You have the impression that I just had a skiing accident or something. This is a pretty good sign. The society has become more open.”