AP News一分鐘新聞:2017-08-02


AP NEWS一分鐘,是美聯社(Associated Press)推出的長度約一分鐘的新聞簡訊形式的報道。它因短小簡潔、時效性強,深受廣大英語愛好者追捧。美聯社是美國最大的通訊社,也是國際性通訊社之一,全稱為“美國聯合通訊社”,英文簡稱AP。 馬克·吐溫曾說:“給地球各個角落帶來光明的只有兩個:天上的太陽和地上的美聯社。”“美聯社時事精華,一分鐘展現鮮活世界”不但是英語聽力訓練的好素材,也是通曉國際時事的窗口。


This is AP NEWS minute.

1. Anthony Scaramucci is out at as White House communications director after just 11 days on the job. His ouster comes just hours after president Donald Trump's new chief of Staff John Kelly was sworn into office. In a statement, the White House says Scaramucci  left to give Kelly a clean slate.

2. President Donald Trump sworn Kelly as Chief of Staff earlier on Monday. He predicted Kelly will do a spectacular job and insisted there is no chaos at the White House. Kelly replaces Reince Priebus whom Trump ousted last week.

3. Former Arizona sheriff Joe Arpaio was convicted of CRIminal charge on Monday for refusing to stop traffic patrols that targeted immigrants. The conviction marks the final rebuke for a politics who wants to hold a strong popularity.

4. Children in Poland joined together to build giant sand sculptures. Their creation is part of an annual festival. Professional sculptor also showed off their work of art. Some is taking as long as two weeks to create.

Krysta Fauria,  the Associated Press with AP NEWS Minute.

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