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Global Media New Italian Government Takes Office
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Five Star Movement and League run as rivals in general election held on March 4, which proved inconclusive. "All the conditions have been fulfilled for a political, Five Star and League government", said Luigi Di Maio , the Five Star chief, and Matteo Salvini , the League leader , in a joint statement after a day of talks in Rome .

Global Media Retaliation threatened as trade war begins to escalate
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French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire said Thursday that France will refuse to enter into trade talks with the United States while punishing steel and aluminum tariffs are in effect. Speaking to Shelagh Fogarty, Chris Southworth, Secretary General of the ICC UK said recent events should "focus people's minds" on trade after Britain leaves the EU.

Global Media Modi Lays Out Strategy to Bolster India's Regional Role
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Hailing India's ties with Singapore , the Prime Minister said, " Singapore is our springboard to the ASEAN". Focusing on the significance of Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), PM Modi also said, "This is a world of inter-dependent fortunes and failures".

Global Media European Union seeks unity as trade war with USA begins
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The legality of that policy would once again rest on the president's authority to protect national security through unilateral trade actions (ostensibly, one can never be too sure that Angela Merkel isn't about to conquer the United States with a fleet of autonomous BMWs).

Global Media Top North Korean official meets Trump at White House
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Far from being hustled in through the back door of the White House, Kim was welcomed at the south lawn entrance in front of massed ranks of cameras and escorted to the Oval Office, where the secretary of state, Mike Pompeo , was waiting with Trump.

Global Media USA vetoes United Nations measure to protect Palestinians
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Dozens of Palestinians were killed by Israeli security forces, who argue that they were merely trying to defend the border. The U.S. proposal, meanwhile, said nothing about Israeli force or protecting Palestinian civilians, while casting blame on Hamas for violence, endangering civilians, and deteriorating conditions in Gaza .

Global Media Hezbollah, Iran-Backed Forces Won't Take Part in South Syria Assault
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The Liberman-Shoigu meeting came on the heels of Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov's demand Wednesday that all foreign forces - including those from Iran, Turkey and the USA - leave southwestern Syria as soon as possible, as well as his remarks Monday at a press conference in Moscow that only the Syrian regime should field military forces in the country's southern border areas.

Global Media Prosecutors Release Videos Made By Parkland School Shooter Nikolas Cruz
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And when you see me on the news, you'll all know who I am". "At the moment is the day, the day all of it begins - the day of my bloodbath shall start". Cruz, who confessed to investigators, faces 17 charges of murder and 17 charges of attempted murder. Broward County prosecutors have said they plan to seek the death penalty despite his attorney's offer of a guilty plea in exchange for a life sentence.

Global Media President chides Dems for blaming his administration for kids in cages
Author: 0 President chides Dems for blaming his administration for kids in cages

According to a series of reports from the Washington Post , HHS officials said Tuesday that they were housing some 10,733 non-citizen children - an increase of almost 2,000 children from the end of April, just 30 days ago. "I'm very proud to say that we're way down in the people coming across the border", Trump said in January. Children with them are being transferred to HHS, which finds placements for them, often with relatives in the U.S.

Author: 0 United States vetoes UN resolution on protecting Palestinians

The council is scheduled to vote at 3:00 pm (1900 GMT). The drafted resolution would mandate Israel to open its border with Gaza and deploy a United Nations force to the region. A young Palestinian woman was shot dead by Israeli soldiers near the Gaza border fence on Friday, in another day of protests and violence, Palestinian medical sources said.

Author: 0 Visa outage blocks transactions across Europe

A United Kingdom wide payment issue is affecting local businesses this afternoon. The company wrote in a statement: 'Our goal is to ensure all Visa cards work 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. A Visa spokesman said: "Visa is now experiencing a service disruption". Customers suffering problems with their Visa cards should keep evidence of any expenses they've incurred, according to the consumer group Which.

Global Media In nod to India, US military renames its Pacific Command
Author: 0 In nod to India, US military renames its Pacific Command

As for Indo-Pacific Command - the new name for Pacific Command - Mattis said it was suggested by Asian powers, not Pentagon planners. "Over many decades, this command has repeatedly adapted to changing circumstance and today carries that legacy forward as America focuses West", Mattis said at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam.

Global Media NTU listed among world's 100 most-esteemed universities
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The reputation survey, completed by more than 10,000 senior academics from 138 countries, was established in 2011 as a spinoff of the annual Times Higher Education World University Rankings . Canada saw some gains, with its three institutions slightly up: the University of Toronto at number 22 (up from 24), the University of British Columbia at 38 (from 40) and McGill University at 41 (from 42).

Global Media China says Trump hurts credibility with tariffs | Columbus Ledger-Enquirer
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Specifics of the new investment limits will be announced by June 30 and will take effect "shortly thereafter", the White House said. This is a developing story . "De-escalation over time through negotiation remains our base case because we see areas where China and the USA can find some middle ground to make some mutually beneficial progress, for example to meet China's own demand for upgrading consumption".

Global Media Saudi Cabinet approves measure criminalizing sexual harassment
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The kingdom's Shura Council, the legislative body, has approved the draft law, which will introduce a prison term of up to five years and a penalty of $80,000. In September 2017, a royal decree announced the end of the decades-long ban on women driving, which will be effective from June 24 . Saudi authorities have arrested at least 11 activists since mid-May.

Author: 0 Trump's new tariffs: What they could mean for Alabama

Trudeau invoked decades of battles fought alongside the USA and defending North American airspace as proof that the US tariffs based on a national security investigation are "unacceptable" and "punitive". The prospect of a global trade has roiled financial markets this week, too, even if they were back in positive territory on Friday. Worries about a USA trade war with the European Union weighed on Wall Street stocks.

Global Media North Korea nuclear talks get underway
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The understanding among the U.S. officials is the letter is generally positive and a step in the right direction toward a meeting between Kim and Trump . "I believe they are contemplating a path forward". One that their country has not been prepared to make before. "This will obviously be their decision", he said.

Global Media 30-year-old leaves parents' home with help from Alex Jones
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CNY Central tracked down a Michael Rotondo from the Albany area who now lives in California, but is the same age as the one in Camillus (who goes by "Mike") and shows up in searches because they're both from Upstate New York. He says he plans to spend his first night on his own at an Airbnb . Rotondo made national headlines this month after his parents successfully sued to have him ordered by a judge to vacate their home.

Global Media Will populists put Italy on collision course with Europe?
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President Sergio Mattarella initially refused to approve Conte's government last weekend. Italy was waiting Tuesday for caretaker prime minister and former International Monetary Fund economist Carlo Cottarelli to assemble a cabinet lineup for a technocrat government after a bid for power by an alliance of anti-establishment and far-right parties failed to get off the ground over the weekend.

Author: 0 Payments across Britain hit as Visa faces 'disruption' in Europe

Visa said some card payments are now failing across the United Kingdom and elsewhere in Europe . Visa says it is experiencing a "service disruption" as users in several European countries report that they are unable to make payments with their cards.

Global Media North Korea's Kim criticizes USA 'hegemonism' as sides move toward summit
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Despite having a border with North Korea and relatively cordial relations that President Vladimir Putin has seemed to want to develop further, Russian Federation has kept a surprisingly low profile as Kim has emerged onto the world stage this year, meeting twice with Chinese President Xi Jinping and South Korean President Moon Jae-in.

Author: 0 Trump vows to block German luxury marques from the US

Trump reportedly told French President Emmanuel Macron that he would continue to pursue tough trade policies, with the goal of stopping Mercedes-Benz models from driving down Fifth Avenue in NY, according to a WirtschaftsWoche report translated by CNBC .

Global Media Stormy's lawyer ends bid for role in Cohen case
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They also said it was likely that they belonged to Cohen's wife, which surprised federal prosecutors from the U.S. attorney's office, who said that they were not previously made aware of that information. Addressing the media, Avenatti then told reporters there had been "a shocking admission" in court, saying Cohen's lawyer "admitted that there are audio recordings that Michael Cohen was taking for years".

Global Media Trump says he wishes he'd picked a different AG
Author: 0 Trump says he wishes he'd picked a different AG

A story in Tuesday's New York Times reported that Trump asked Sessions last March to reverse his decision , a highly unusual request that special counsel Robert Mueller is reportedly looking at now as well. I don't think he would ever flip on Donald Trump . "Be more like I want you to be, '" Napolitano explained. Read my lips: "nothing wrong", Giuliani said.

Global Media Five Thousand Deaths in Puerto Rico Caused By Hurricane Maria
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To calculate a more realistic toll in the wake of the hurricane, researchers went door to door to question almost 3,300 families earlier this year, coming up with a death toll estimate of 4,645 - with many deaths coming after the storm's passage as a result of gaps or delays in medical care.

Global Media Kremlin critic Arkady Babchenko shot dead on his way to buy bread
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Police initially reported that Babchenko had been shot in the back while leaving his Kiev apartment and died en route to the hospital. Commenting on the development to Interfax, Konstantin Kosachev, the chair of the Foreign Relations Committee in the Russian Senate, called the apparent ruse "a stage in a series of delusional actions of the Ukrainian authorities directed at Russia".

Global Media Reporter beaten to death in northern Mexican state of…
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In the North-Eastern Mexican state of Tamaulipas to death beaten the journalist Hector Gonzalez Antonio, according to the Chronicle.info with reference to the channel 112. Eleven journalists were slain here past year. Gonzalez is the sixth journalist to be killed in the country in 2018. It can be deadly to ask questions about multibillion-dollar drug cartels or government corruption in Mexico, where more than 100 journalists have been murdered since 2000.

Global Media Russia critic Bill Browder briefly detained in Spain
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Browder posted a photo of himself outside of a police station saying he had been released "after Interpol General Secretary in Lyon advised them not to honor the new Russian Interpol Red Notice ". Browder was in Madrid to give evidence to Jose Grinda, a Spanish prosecutor who spearheads investigations into organized crime, about money from the Magnitsky case that has flowed to Spain, the British businessman said on Twitter.

Global Media Kremlin calls staging of Russian journalist's death in Kiev unusual
Author: 0 Kremlin calls staging of Russian journalist's death in Kiev unusual

Ukrainian security officials said they staged his apparent murder to thwart and expose a Russian plot to assassinate him. Kiev police reported on Tuesday that Babchenko, who settled in Kiev after fleeing Russian Federation in February 2017 and worked as a host for the Crimean Tatar TV station, had been shot inside his apartment building and discovered there by his wife .

Global Media Trump hints at potential pardon for Martha Stewart, commutation for Rod Blagojevich
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Rod Blagojevich , now serving a 14-year term for numerous blatant acts of corruption - including trying to sell Barack Obama's Senate seat. Hours earlier, Trump said on Twitter he would pardon D'Souza. A pardon wipes the slate clean for someone convicted of a crime, but a commutation only lets someone out of a prison sooner, said Robert Spitzer, former president of the Presidency Research Group of the American Political Science Association.

Global Media Ivanka Trump Slammed on Twitter Over Photo With Son Amid Border Scandal
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Asking ORR to be more strict about releasing undocumented kids, and keeping an eye on them after they are released, could make it harder for sponsors to step up and take in their family members. Hargan urged Congress to close the "dangerous loopholes" in immigration law that human traffickers and violent gangs like MS-13 often take advantage of.

Global Media US, North Korea to focus on shipping N. Korea warheads overseas
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Choe Kang Il, a North Korean Foreign Ministry official involved with North American issues, also was spotted at Beijing airport, according to Yonhap. South Korean President Moon Jae-in, center, shakes hands with a journalist afte a press conference at the presidential Blue House in Seoul , South Korea, Sunday, May 27, 2018.

Global Media Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich 'eligible to be Israeli citizen'
Author: 0 Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich 'eligible to be Israeli citizen'

The situation regarding Abramovich comes amid growing tensions between Britain and Russia in the wake of the poisoning of ex-Russian spy Sergei Viktorovich Skripal and his daughter. The Chelsea owner, who was previously a resident of Jersey in the Channel Islands, will be eligible for 10 years of tax-free status in Israel, during which time he will not need to declare the source of his income.

Global Media I'll use force to expel United States troops from Syria, says Assad
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This is the only thing that we can do and we are doing that", he said. The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, which monitors developments in the war, said Iranian advisers and allied Hezbollah fighters are preparing to leave the area under the terms of a deal being negotiated by Russian Federation and Israel for Iranian-backed forces to pull back and avert a bigger conflict.

Global Media Controversial burqa ban now a reality
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The law was also backed by the Social Democrats and the far-right Danish People's Party. The ban comes into force from August 1. Justice Minister Soren Pape Poulsen has said that officers would in practice fine them and tell them "to go home".

Global Media Chelsea shelve plans for new stadium
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Chelsea announced today that all work on their proposed new stadium has been suspended because of an "unfavourable investment climate". The estimated cost for a new 60,000 seat Stamford Bridge has increased to £1bn after delays, which included a dispute with a local family .

Global Media U.S. still preparing for summit with N. Korea: White House
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US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is all set to meet the vice chairman of the Central Committee of the Workers' Party of Korea, General Kim Yong Chol this week, reports Reuters . A major sticking point at the summit is expected to be how to denuclearise the North. Ministry spokesman Noh Kyu-duk also did not say whether Seoul knew of any U.S.

Global Media Russian billionaire Abramovich gets Israeli citizenship
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Reportedly worth $12.5bn (£9.4bn), he has become the richest person in Israel . "He landed today in his private aircraft at (Tel Aviv's) Ben Gurion airport and was presented with an Israeli identity card", the commercially-owned station said on its evening newscast.

Global Media Australia holds hope MH370 will be found as last search ends
Author: 0 Australia holds hope MH370 will be found as last search ends

The missing Malaysian Airlines flight MH370 disappeared during its journey from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing on March 8 2014, and no sign of any of the 239 passengers on board has been found. Malaysia's new government has not indicated that it wants to revive the search but has pledged to be more open about the mystery. But it failed to find any trace of the plane, and Malaysia's government said it had no plans to begin any new searches.

Global Media New Jersey police release bodycam footage of violent beach arrest
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Police on Wednesday said the incident could have gone another direction. The video ends with the officers debriefing another officer on the beach about the incident. She also shouts obscenities at the officers the entire time. Then she turns around and spits toward the officers. In an interview with Good Day Philadelphia Thursday morning, Wildwood Mayor Ernie Troiano continued his defense of the officers' actions and said the whole thing could have been avoided had Weinman provided the ...

Global Media Angry Trump Warns Mueller Could Interfere in Midterms
Author: 0 Angry Trump Warns Mueller Could Interfere in Midterms

The president's latest false narrative-that an FBI informant illegally spied on his presidential campaign for political purposes-is likely to stick around for a while, after Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein last week agreed to expand an existing investigation to look into Trump's allegation.

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