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Global Media Spain's Socialist leader Pedro Sanchez brings vote to oust premier Mariano Rajoy
Author: 0 Spain's Socialist leader Pedro Sanchez brings vote to oust premier Mariano Rajoy

To prevent a power vacuum after a no-confidence motion, Spanish law makes the motion's author - in this case, Sanchez - the country's new leader as soon as the king swears him in. Under a Spanish law that prevents a power vacuum, Mr Sanchez would immediately become the new leader of the 19-country eurozone's fourth biggest economy and a prominent European Union leader at a time when the bloc faces numerous challenges.

Global Media Mattis: No sanctions relief for N. Korea until 'verifiable & irreversible' denuclearization
Author: 0 Mattis: No sanctions relief for N. Korea until 'verifiable & irreversible' denuclearization

There was no reference to maximum pressure on North Korea in the statement after Trump said Friday that he no longer wants to use the term because the United States and North Korea are "getting along". Last week, the Pentagon renamed the Pacific Command to the U.S. Indo-Pacific Command (USINDOPACOM), a move seen as reflecting Washington's campaign to counter Beijing's military muscle-flexing.

Global Media Jordan PM Hani Mulki quits after austerity protests
Author: 0 Jordan PM Hani Mulki quits after austerity protests

King Abdullah has reportedly asked Omar al-Razzaz, a former World Bank economist , to form a new government. In his letter accepting the resignation, the monarch praised Mulki for his "bravery in taking hard decisions that do not gain popularity", and asked him to stay on in a caretaker role until the new government is formed.

Global Media Iran slams terrorist attack in Kabul
Author: 0 Iran slams terrorist attack in Kabul

A motorcycle suicide bombing targeted a gathering of Afghanistan's top clerics on Monday in Kabul , killing at least eight people and injuring nine, the police said . It was the first time the council has issued such an appeal. "It is illegal according to Islamic laws and it does nothing but shed the blood of Muslims".

Global Media Syrian President Assad says will visit North Korea to meet Kim
Author: 0 Syrian President Assad says will visit North Korea to meet Kim

As for what this giant letter contained, well, we don't know just yet. He was greeted at the White House by chief of staff John Kelly and then whisked into the Oval Office. It would be the first time the North Korean leader would be meeting the leader of a foreign country in a summit in Pyongyang. Washington wants North Korea to quickly give up all its nuclear weapons in a verifiable way in return for sanctions and economic relief.

Global Media China warns USA no deal if tariffs go ahead
Author: 0 China warns USA no deal if tariffs go ahead

The outcome of the talks should be based on the prerequisite that the two parties meet each other halfway and will not engage in a trade war, according to the statement . It said the White House also will impose curbs on Chinese investment and purchases of United States high-tech goods and on visas for Chinese students.

Global Media US Supreme Court backs baker in gay wedding cake case
Author: 0 US Supreme Court backs baker in gay wedding cake case

But the Supreme Court's verdict ruled that the Colorado commission had been biased against Mr Phillips. Instead, it restricted its decision to Phillip's treatment by Colorado's Civil Rights Commission , which it said had violated his religious freedom by ruling against him.

Global Media North Korea's Kim Jong Un Replaces Military Leaders
Author: 0 North Korea's Kim Jong Un Replaces Military Leaders

North Korea has reportedly removed its top three military chiefs in what's being seen as an attempt by the leadership to continue the thawing of relations with the outside world ahead of this month's planned summit with the USA in Singapore .

Global Media Spectre of Catalonia hangs over Pedro Sánchez
Author: 0 Spectre of Catalonia hangs over Pedro Sánchez

German prosecutors announced on Friday that they have filed a fresh request to extradite former Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont to Spain. Catalonia's new separatist government was sworn in Saturday in an emotional ceremony full of pro-independence symbolism, a move that will spark the end of Madrid's direct rule over the region imposed after a failed secession bid.

Author: 0 Facebook shared user data with Apple and Samsung

Given that these APIs enabled other companies to recreate the Facebook experience, we controlled them tightly from the get-go. "Contrary to claims by the New York Times , friends' information, like photos, was only accessible on devices when people made a decision to share their information with those friends", Facebook said.

Global Media Brexit: Davis considers joint European Union and United Kingdom status for Northern Ireland
Author: 0 Brexit: Davis considers joint European Union and United Kingdom status for Northern Ireland

The government today denied reports that its civil servants have predicted chaos at ports and food, medicine and fuel shortages within a fortnight of a "no deal" Brexit . Do checks have to be carried out there? The Department for Exiting the European Union did not immediately respond to a request seeking comment. Britain's Home Secretary Sajid Javid leaves a Brexit subcommittee meeting at Downing Street in London, Britain, May 2, 2018.

Global Media Singapore declares 'special event area' for Trump-Kim summit
Author: 0 Singapore declares 'special event area' for Trump-Kim summit

U.S. officials believe there was some dissension in the military about Kim's approaches to South Korea and the US. Trump met with former North Korean spy chief Kim Yong Chol for about 90 minutes Friday - the highest-level North Korean official to visit the United States in 18 years.

Global Media Volcano lava river runs into Guatemala village, several killed
Author: 0 Volcano lava river runs into Guatemala village, several killed

Videos published by local media show bodies lying on top of a lava flow and rescuers attending to people covered in ash. Two children were burned to death as they watched the volcano's second eruption this year from a bridge, he added. After shooting up some 10,000 meters into the air, the residue " advanced more than 40 kilometers " with the direction of the wind, Conred said, noting that the eruption " generated strong reverberations with shock waves causing vibration in roofs and windows ...

Global Media North Korea 'replaces top three military officials'
Author: 0 North Korea 'replaces top three military officials'

North Korea's leadership is believed to regard nuclear weapons as crucial to its survival. The officials who reportedly were dropped are from some of the highest reaches of the North's military structure, including Ri Myong Su, the chief of general staff for the Korean People's Army.

Global Media Six dead or missing after Guatemala's Fuego volcano erupts
Author: 0 Six dead or missing after Guatemala's Fuego volcano erupts

Ash was falling on the Guatemala City area as well as the departments of Sacatepequez, Chimaltenango and Escuintla, which are in south-central Guatemala around the volcano. Dense ash blasted out by the volcano - which rises to 12,346 feet - also shut down Guatemala City's worldwide airport, civil aviation said. Streets and houses were covered in the colonial town of Antigua, a popular tourist destination.

Author: 0 Donald Trump 'could pardon himself' from Robert Mueller's Russian Federation investigation

That total includes 13 Russians, Trump's former campaign chairman Paul Manafort, and the Internet Research Agency, a "troll farm" that was used to create and disseminate propaganda to help Trump win. "There is a real practical effect for the republic if Trump is able to win the silence of other defendants with the use of these pardons, " Shugerman said.

Global Media Knife-wielding man and cop both shot in Berlin Cathedral ‘rampage’
Author: 0 Knife-wielding man and cop both shot in Berlin Cathedral ‘rampage’

German police on Sunday said they had shot and injured a man who had rampaged with a knife through the Berlin Cathedral , and also said there were no signs the incident was politically motivated. Cathedral employees called police and safely escorted about 100 visitors out of the holy site. Both the suspect and the police officer were taken to hospital.

Global Media Cyclist threatens driver with knife after accidental collision
Author: 0 Cyclist threatens driver with knife after accidental collision

Dashcam video from the scene of the incident on London Road, Croydon on Wednesday captured a blue auto abruptly pulling out of a queue of traffic, forcing a cyclist to jump off his bike to avoid being hit. The man who pulled a knife on a motorist in Croydon. A Met Police spokeswoman said: 'Police were called on Wednesday, 30 May at around 17:00 hours to reports of males smashing a vehicle window in London Road, Croydon.

Global Media Here's NHC's full list of 2018 Atlantic storm names
Author: 0 Here's NHC's full list of 2018 Atlantic storm names

The Colorado State experts predict 14 named tropical storms, many of which will become hurricanes. A Category 3 hurricane has sustained winds over 119 miles per hour. They have until January 1, 2019, to meet the requirements, meaning many will not have backup power for this hurricane season. Broward's emergency planning division signed off on Hollywood Hills' emergency plan last year, even though it missed critical details about air conditioning and copy-pasted its hurricane drill from the ...

Global Media Plane carrying 4 crashes off NY, 2 bodies recovered
Author: 0 Plane carrying 4 crashes off NY, 2 bodies recovered

A small plane has crashed off the coast of Long Island, CBS New York reports . The FAA reports the aircraft crashed two miles off the shore of Indian Wells Beach in Amagansett just before 3 p.m. Units responding to the call put in to Coast Guard Sector Long Island Sound included the United States Coast Guard, the Air National Guard, East Hampton Town police dive team, and the East Hampton Ocean Rescue Squad.

Global Media Giuliani thinks Trump can 'probably' pardon himself
Author: 0 Giuliani thinks Trump can 'probably' pardon himself

Chris Christie dismissed Sunday the possibility of President Trump pardoning himself , saying if he did, "he'll get impeached". "We're leaning toward not", said Giuliani, per Politico . As early as last summer, as Mueller's probe proceeded, the president began quietly asking advisers about his power to pardon aides, family members and even himself .

Global Media China warns USA trade deals off if tariffs go ahead
Author: 0 China warns USA trade deals off if tariffs go ahead

Mnuchin, speaking at a G7 finance leaders meeting in Canada where he was the target of US allies' anger over steel and aluminum tariffs, said the China talks would cover other issues, including the Trump administration's desire to eliminate Chinese joint venture requirements and other policies that effectively force technology transfers.

Global Media Mattis warns of future aggression to Chinese militarization
Author: 0 Mattis warns of future aggression to Chinese militarization

Reuters first reported the patrol last month in which two U.S. Navy warships sailed near South China Sea islands claimed by China, even as President Donald Trump sought Chinese cooperation on North Korea. Mattis said little about North Korea in his speech, which came just hours after Trump said that the June 12 talks in Singapore with the North's leader, Kim Jong Un, were back on.

Author: 0 Kathleen Wynne concedes she will not be Ontario's Premier after June 7

But she says that change can not be a majority government for Conservative Doug Ford or the NDP's Andrea Horwath. "The tariffs on steel and aluminum exports imposed by [U.S. After disappointing prformances in Ottawa in recent provincial elections, Ontario PC leader Doug Ford says he is confident his slate of "all-star candidates" will turn the region blue.

Global Media Led coalition raids kill 12 civilians in Syria's Hasakeh
Author: 0 Led coalition raids kill 12 civilians in Syria's Hasakeh

IS jihadists have lost most of the self-proclaimed "caliphate" they once controlled in large parts of Syria and neighbouring Iraq since 2014. Contributing to the inaccurate picture of civilian deaths is the Pentagon's failure to actually investigate claims of such casualties, says Daphne Eviatar, director of security with human rights at Amnesty International USA.

Global Media Giuliani says legal battle would ensue if Mueller subpoenas President Trump
Author: 0 Giuliani says legal battle would ensue if Mueller subpoenas President Trump

The statement was included in a letter by Trump's lawyers at the time - John Dowd and Jay Sekulow - arguing that Mueller should not have to testify before Mueller's investigators because he has broad powers, including the right to fire FBI Director James Comey, who was then heading up the probe into Russian interference in the election.

Global Media Who will pay for King Jong Un's hotel stay in Singapore?
Author: 0 Who will pay for King Jong Un's hotel stay in Singapore?

But it was the large size of the delivery that got many social media users talking. "He'd like to see it happen", Trump said. Others compared the delivery to a novelty greeting card or an envelope used in a game show. "That's going along very well, but I want it to be meaningful". Did Kim, a third-generation heredity leader, think Trump would share his love for lavish gestures and things grandiose? But he also told Kim "please do not hesitate to call me or write".

Global Media Trump aide: Canada trade row a 'family quarrel', Trudeau overreacting
Author: 0 Trump aide: Canada trade row a 'family quarrel', Trudeau overreacting

He said he used a private, bilateral meeting Thursday in Whistler to personally deliver that message to Mr Mnuchin. "They report a really high surplus on trade with us. MI would be close behind, with $1.17 billion in goods that could be subject to tariffs. Macron pledged the riposte would be "firm" and "proportionate" and in line with World Trade Organization rules.

Global Media EU, Canada And Mexico Threaten Tariffs To Retaliate Against U.S.
Author: 0 EU, Canada And Mexico Threaten Tariffs To Retaliate Against U.S.

U.S. President Donald Trump is facing fierce backlash from his own Republicans after imposing tariffs on close USA allies and seeing those friendly nations retaliate. Needless to say, the United States now needs to be prepared for a chain of tit-for-tat tariffs on a range of products. He says NAFTA has been "a very lousy deal" for the USA and says, "they're our allies but they take advantage of us economically".

Author: 0 First lady to hang back on president's Camp David weekend

The procedure was "successful and there were no complications", per Grisham, but Trump stayed in the hospital for almost a week. The first lady was last seen on 10 May, when she and the president welcomed home three Americans who had been released from detention in North Korea.

Author: 0 Yosemite: Two climbers die after fall from Yosemite's El Capitan

The climbers were identified as Jason Wells, 46, of Boulder, Colo., and Tim Klein, 42, from Palmdale, Calif. Last week, a hiker fell to his death while climbing the iconic granite cliffs of Half Dome in rainy conditions. No other information about the climbers or how high they were was immediately available. When they arrived at the site, they discovered the two climbers had died.

Global Media Man Saves Kids, Dies After Car Plows Onto Baseball Field During Game
Author: 0 Man Saves Kids, Dies After Car Plows Onto Baseball Field During Game

A man was killed at Goodall Park, where a baseball game was happening, by a woman who - at one point - drove her auto on the field, police said. The victim, identified as Douglas Parkhurst, 68, of West Newfield, had himself confessed in 2013 to killing a 4-year-old girl in a previously unsolved hit-and-run case in NY state from 1968, the Portland Press Herald reported .

Global Media Former Judge Sworn In As Interim Prime Minister
Author: 0 Former Judge Sworn In As Interim Prime Minister

Nasir-ul-Mulk has taken his oath in a ceremony. Chairman Senate, Sadiq Sanjrani, Deputy Chairperson and other politicians were in attendance at the ceremony. Later, Justice (retd) Nasir-ul-Mulk was given guard of honour at the Prime Minister House after oath-taking of his office at the President House.

Global Media United States accusations of South China Sea militarisation ‘ridiculous: Beijing
Author: 0 United States accusations of South China Sea militarisation ‘ridiculous: Beijing

Washington openly opposes China's claim over the sea and it also constantly accuses Beijing of undertaking a land reclamation program through building artificial islands in the sea and deploying weapons there. Further surveillance showed the deployment of anti-ship and surface to air missiles in numerous disputed islands. A Chinese navy frigate is seen on the horizon in waters close to the Haiyang Shiyou 981 in the South China Sea, July 27, 2014.

Global Media Lawyer to appeal $4 verdict in police shooting of black man
Author: 0 Lawyer to appeal $4 verdict in police shooting of black man

The jurors determined that Hill was 99 percent responsible for his death because he was drunk when he was shot by Newman who was responding to a noise complaint. No charges were filed against Newman, who said he shot Hill because he brandished a handgun. Gregory Hill was playing music in his garage on an afternoon in 2014 when a neighbor called the police to complain, the New York Times reports.

Author: 0 US to stage more military exercises in South China Sea, sources say

He had been expected to bring up the contentious South China Sea issue, after the U.S. and China crossed swords over the contested waters in the past weeks. Trump officials are considering levies on $50 billion worth of Chinese imports, as well as new restrictions on Chinese investment in the USA and tighter export controls.

Global Media Spanish Prime Minister ousted in no confidence vote
Author: 0 Spanish Prime Minister ousted in no confidence vote

The vote was carried by 180 ministers against 169 who voted against, with one abstention. Sanchez will be sworn in Saturday at 11 a.m. (1000 GMT, 6 a.m. Mr Sanchez's majority was the smallest for any Spanish government since the return to democracy after Francisco Franco's death in 1975, makes it unclear how long his administration can last.

Global Media Donald Trump to meet Kim Jong Un on June 12
Author: 0 Donald Trump to meet Kim Jong Un on June 12

Trump announced the summit after meeting for over an hour in the Oval Office with top North Korea official Kim Yong Chol , who delivered a personal letter from Kim Jong Un. Fears of war escalated as Trump threatened to "totally destroy" the regime and the North responded with a threat to detonate a hydrogen bomb over the Pacific Ocean.

Global Media Here's Why President Trump's Tweet About the Jobs Report Was So Risky
Author: 0 Here's Why President Trump's Tweet About the Jobs Report Was So Risky

The post was quickly retweeted thousands of times, especially by market participants, economists and financial journalists for whom the monthly data is a top-tier news event. And late past year, responding to criticism that he had been silent about the deaths of four US Special Forces members in Niger, the president referred the 2010 death of White House Chief of Staff John Kelly's son in Afghanistan, publicly revealing what Kelly had shared privately with him - that then-President Barack ...

Global Media Trump signs 'Right to Try Act' aimed at helping terminally ill patients
Author: 0 Trump signs 'Right to Try Act' aimed at helping terminally ill patients

Trump hugged McLinn and kissed him on the forehead. The law has its critics, of course. Some Democrats oppose the bill, saying it could facilitate the spread of phony "snake oil" cures. As marks Bi-bi-si, only 33% of the experimental drug gets FDA approval. Patients may find the financial burden, unsupported by insurance plans, too significant to attempt treatment.

Author: 0 Trump's lawyers argued president could not have obstructed Russian Federation probe

The special counsel's team is now in talks with Trump's lawyers about arranging an interview with the president, which is likely the final step before Mueller completes the investigation. "Having him testify demeans the office of the president before the world". "Every action that the president took was taken with full constitutional authority pursuant to Article II of the United States Constitution", his lawyers wrote referring to the part of the Constitution that establishes the ...

Global Media Psychiatrist in JonBenet Ramsey Court Case Murdered
Author: 0 Psychiatrist in JonBenet Ramsey Court Case Murdered

Steven Pitt . Investigators confirmed a connection between this case and the forensic psychiatrist, Steven Pitts, shot and killed May 31. Phoenix police released a sketch of the suspect Friday morning. Hoster said that police are trying to see whether the shooting is related to the others. Pitt, 59, was found critically wounded outside and pronounced dead at the scene.

Global Media Haley to veto Security Council measure calling to protect Palestinians
Author: 0 Haley to veto Security Council measure calling to protect Palestinians

Hamas also hailed the position of Russian Federation, which, the group said , had "stood up for the Palestinians in the face of USA bias and unjust Israeli aggression". The U.S. will veto Kuwait's draft resolution, Israeli Ambassador to the UN Danny Danon said. FILE - In this May 21, 2017, file photo, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, left and David Friedman , right, the new United States Ambassador to Israel attend a ceremony celebrating the 50th anniversary of the liberation ...

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