Global Media

Author: 0 Le Pen says, if elected, will mull swift lifting of Russia sanctions

Kasyanov told EUobserver that Putin was helping Le Pen, and others like her, such as the German anti-EU and far-right politician Frauke Petry, in order to "divide and weaken" the EU. Marine Le Pen visited the Museums of the Moscow Kremlin. French law doesn't bar foreigners from contributing in its political campaigns. "I think we should stop this policy of double standards - this is what creates a sense of injustice not only for Russian people, but for many nations worldwide", Le Pen ...

Author: 0 EU leaders sign Rome Declaration to cement union

The march comes days before Britain is expected to formally begin its separation from the EU. Days after terror reached the United Kingdom parliament - leaders met behind a layer of tight security but without Great Britain present. A total of 5,000 officers have been drafted in from around the country to help guard the capital, some of whom will be in civilian clothes. "Unfortunately, we triggered a crisis of rejection", he said.

Author: 0 Tillerson took secretary of state job because his wife told him to

A former USA official echoed the view. The former CEO of Exxon Mobil , the world's largest oil explorer, said he had planned to retire from business in March of this year and "go to the ranch to be with my grandkids". U.S. intelligence agencies are also investigating the possibility that the Kremlin sought to influence the U.S. election in Trump's favor through hacking, among others, the Democratic National Committee.

Author: 0 Malaysian police stop guarding morgue that held Kim's body

Three North Koreans who were identified as suspects in the assassination of Kim Jong-nam and were holed up in the North Korean embassy in Kuala Lumpur also left Malaysia and went home. Kim Jong Nam's murder was remarkably public, according to North Korea analysts. Before the spat, Malaysia was one of the few countries with which the isolated regime in Pyongyang had close ties - a visa-free travel arrangement was even in place between both countries.

Author: 0 Wenger: Blaming me for Arsenal form is an easy excuse

Wenger is widely expected to sign a new two-year deal, although Arsenal has insisted "it will be a mutual decision with the views of supporters one of the factors taken into consideration". I think it's two teams who have the best numbers of the final third in the League. Wenger added of Sanchez: "I think he's happy here". You defend on a corner no matter if your manager is has a one month or 10-year contract.

Author: 0 Shiv Sena MP banned from 5 airlines after assaulting employee

I will board the Delhi-Pune Air India flight this evening. Now, the MP will have to take a train back to Maharashtra . The first-time MP is apparently known for his violent behaviour and had hit the headlines in 2015 after he complained of allegedly poor quality of the food served at Maharashtra Sadan in Delhi, where he tried to force-feed a fasting employee chapatis.

Global Media Gov. Roy Cooper signs HB2 repeal into law
Author: 0 Gov. Roy Cooper signs HB2 repeal into law

Announced late Wednesday, the bill sailed through the Senate (32-16) and House (70-48) and was headed to Cooper's desk by mid-afternoon Thursday. Basketball-mad North Carolina is hoping its move to roll back its "bathroom bill" will help it avoid another costly hit when the NCAA selects four years of championship sites for a variety of sports.

Author: 0 Fitch says South Africa's cabinet reshuffle heightens political risk

He was abruptly called back from those meetings earlier this week. "Bad news for our country, bad news for the economy but mostly bad news for the nine million unemployed South Africans". Africa's most industrialised economy faces the risk of being downgraded to junk status owing to weak economic growth. "The effects are manifold. This to us is akin to organising an unconstitutional change of government and we ask that his words at this press briefing be considered carefully", Cibane ...

Global Media Latest North Korean missile test fails - Seoul
Author: 0 Latest North Korean missile test fails - Seoul

Pacific Command detected what we assess was a failed North Korean missile launch the vicinity of Kalma", Cmdr. The unidentified South Korean military official said the tunnels at the north and west sides of Punggye-ri have been completed, and a southern tunnel has also been drilled.

Author: 0 Rohingya rebel leader challenges Myanmar's Suu Kyi, vows to fight on

MYANMAR LEADER AUNG SAN SUU KYI, in a speech aired on state TV last night to commemorate the first year since her National League for Democracy took power. In a major blow to Suu Kyi's reputation as the legendary defender of human rights, the United Nations last week announced an investigation into allegations of crimes against humanity committed against the Rohingya Muslim minority by soldiers during a security operation a year ago.

Global Media Virginia Tech-West Virginia opener at FedEx moved to Sunday, Sept. 3
Author: 0 Virginia Tech-West Virginia opener at FedEx moved to Sunday, Sept. 3

Kickoff is slated for 7:30 p.m. and the game will be broadcast on ABC. "Thousands of our alums call Northern Virginia and the Capital Region their home, so the chance to play in an National Football League stadium in front of so many Hokies should be a great experience for our players and our fans", head coach Justin Fuente said.

Author: 0 Putin Denies Russia Meddled in US Election: 'Watch My Lips - No'

Russian President and outdoorsman Vladimir Putin is off on another adventure, visiting the cave of Arctic Pilots Glacier on the Russian island of Alexandra Land. To break off the diplomatic relationship? Do we want to bring the situation to what it was in the 1960s during the Cuban (missile) crisis? When asked if any guarantees can be provided that the development of the Arctic region wouldn't harm the environment, Putin agreed that ecology must not suffer due to the economic projects in ...

Author: 0 Netanyahu warmly praises Trump administration in AIPAC video feed

Trump's administration has already made several gestures to reassure Israel's government that, in Haley's words to AIPAC, "a new sheriff is in town" and USA policy has changed. Haley also recalled her move to nix the nomination of former Palestinian prime minister Salam Fayyad to a top United Nations position, stating that Palestinians will get "no freebees" until they come to the table.

Author: 0 Fix key UK Brexit items 1st, then fall talks on future

Paradoxically, there is also something positive in Brexit . The tussle over security overshadowed the British government's attempt to strike a conciliatory tone with the EU. Johnson, speaking in Brussels upon arrival for a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation meeting Friday, said he has had good feedback from partners since Wednesday's British announcement, despite worries on both sides of the Channel about Brexit.

Author: 0 Nigeria summons Indian diplomat over attacks on students

Noida's police chief, Senior Superintendent Dharmendra Yadav, said they had questioned the driver of the Ola cab in which the woman had travelled. Auwal Aliyu Image Credit: Scroll in " They thrashed me with mops and whatever they had within their reach", said Aliyu, who has since locked himself away in his hostel room.

Author: 0 More Democratic senators voice opposition to Trump's Supreme Court pick

As the schedule stands now, the Senate Judiciary Committee will hold its Gorsuch vote on Monday, likely in the late-morning hours. This means all 52 Republican senators would have to approve, as well as at least eight Democrats. In the recording, which the Missouri Republican Party gave to the newspaper, McCaskill says the decision is hard because if the filibuster is eliminated, Trump could nominate another justice without having to compromise with Democrats, and "all of a sudden, the ...

Global Media Trump blames Republicans for Obamacare setback
Author: 0 Trump blames Republicans for Obamacare setback

The caucus also wanted to roll back the ACA's requirement that health plans cover pre-existing conditions with no medical underwriting, which would have been terribly unpopular with the general public and was a non-starter with most lawmakers (that provision was not added to the legislation).

Author: 0 Turkey ends 'Euphrates Shield' military operation in Syria, PM says

Speaking to NTV television on the eve of Tillerson's visit, Yildirim said Turkey was not yet officially informed if it would take part in a planned Raqa campaign. The State Department maintains that this is an issue for these countries to work out on their own and has declined to take a position. Cavusoglu repeatedly criticized the USA with Tillerson standing next to him - over its support for the Kurds and its refusal to extradite a US -based cleric Turkey says was responsible for the ...

Author: 0 Bentley lawyer: Impeachment investigation 'off the rails'

Garber, among other things, objected to Sharman's plans to release a report next week without giving the governor opportunity to respond. Sharman now plans to present the investigation's finding to the House Judiciary Committee next Friday, April 7.

Author: 0 Carrie Lam elected first female chief executive of Hong Kong

The pro-democracy protests began in September 2014 with a peaceful sit-in in central Hong Kong . Ms Lam, Hong Kong's former chief secretary, was chosen by a 1,194-person committee on Sunday to lead the city. In the morning, Mrs Carrie Lam met the Chief Executive, Mr C Y Leung, at the Chief Executive's Office to discuss transition arrangements with the incumbent government.

Author: 0 United Kingdom begins Brexit process, triggers Article 50 to leave EU

But he said: "The EU27 does not and will not pursue a punitive approach". A draft resolution on Brexit by members of the European Parliament will be discussed next week, and already has the support of a large majority. Mr Verhofstadt, a former Belgian Prime Minister and now a key player in the upcoming negotiations, said that the United Kingdom was being "very naive" to think that an exit and trade deal can be conducted in the timetable available.

Global Media Chuck Barris Dead: Fans React To Death Of 'Gong Show' Great
Author: 0 Chuck Barris Dead: Fans React To Death Of 'Gong Show' Great

The show ran for two years, but in that time became a sensation. Charles Hirsch Barris was born on June 3, 1929, in Philadelphia. Sam Rockwell starred as Barris, and the cast included Julia Roberts , Drew Barrymore and Clooney. The ratings of his programs plummeted, including " The Gong Show ", and his various shows still in syndication came to abrupt ends. Later he would work for Dick Clark on his popular " American Bandstand " show and write the 1962 hit song "Palisades Park " for ...

Author: 0 Did Paul Manafort Work to Benefit Vladimir Putin's Government?

The Associated Press reports Wednesday that Paul Manafort , President Trump's former campaign manager, had a previously undisclosed lobbying contract meant to benefit the government of President Vladimir Putin. Manafort told a colleague this year that he continues to speak to Trump by telephone. But this may also be the case with Trump operatives, most recently former campaign manager Paul Manafort via a Belize offshore company .

Author: 0 Emmanuel Macron Wins French Presidential Debate

Marine Le Pen has given quite a strong performance, sticking to her regular themes of anti-immigration, anti-globalisation, about needing to restore sovereignty. "When I have something to say, I say it clearly", he also told Le Pen when she said that he was secretly in favour of the burkini, the Islamic-style swimsuit.

Author: 0 Ousted South Korea leader Park arrested, jailed in corruption case

Park, who rode in the middle of the back seat, had a tired look on her face . After being summoned by Prosecutors and even during the arrest warrant hearing, Park reportedly defended herself using the argument that "not a single penny" had entered her bank account.

Author: 0 Trump's hopes of thawing relationship with Russia fades

He mentioned Ronald Reagan and taxes and said, 'No. He also reiterated his repeated denials Russian Federation meddled in the U.S. presidential election, saying, "As Reagan once said about taxes, 'Read my lips: No, '" apparently confusing former U.S.

Author: 0 London police report major arrests in attack probe

Assistant Deputy Commissioner Mark Rowley said he wanted to know about Masood's "associates and places he recently visited". Prior to the attack, Masood had twice been convicted of violent crimes and had an arrest record dating to 1983, officials said.

Author: 0 15-year-old girl allegedly gang raped on Facebook live

Johnson was leaving a news conference in the Lawndale neighbourhood on the city's West Side. The Chicago Sun-Times reports ( ) police spokesman Anthony Guglielmi said in an email Friday that the Cook County State's Attorney's Office offered the girl and her family relocation services.

Author: 0 Zuma's reshuffle sends ANC's alliance partners into a huddle

President Zuma is now dealing with large factions within the ANC, and Thursday's cabinet reshuffle will likely increase tensions between his supporters, and those who are eagerly awaiting his removal from office. Among the ministers to be sacked was Derek Hanekom, who held the tourism portfolio and is on the board of the Ahmed Kathadra Foundation. He said the country's citizens could not sit and let this happen.

Author: 0 South Africa's ANC youth league praises Zuma's cabinet reshuffle

Midnight ministerial massacre in South Africa", former U.S. Ambassador Patrick Gaspard tweeted. The incredibly far-reaching Cabinet reshuffle suggests that President Zuma has replaced all his opponents within the Cabinet with persons likely to reciprocate his patronage.

Author: 0 Morgue reopens as Kim's body reportedly leaves Malaysia

There were emotional scenes at the airport as they were embraced by tearful relatives who had also gathered to meet them. The Plane Finder tracking website showed the Bombardier took off from Pyongyang at the same time the Malaysian Airlines flight MH360 left Kuala Lumpur for Beijing.

Author: 0 Ex-Trump adviser Flynn seeks immunity before testifying on Russia Contacts

He said that Flynn would like "assurances against unfair prosecution". However, the statement said, Flynn had been hit by "outrageous claims of treason" and "vicious innuendo". "When you are given immunity, that means you've probably committed a crime", Flynn had said on NBC. Early Friday, President Trump tweeted his support for Flynn's immunity request amid what he called "a witch hunt ".

Author: 0 United Nations chief at Iraq camp urges more aid for people of Mosul

The UN chief's visit came as the Iraqi security forces are fighting to dislodge the extremist Islamic State (IS) militants from their last major stronghold in Mosul . played in the March 17 airstrike in Mosul , and American and Iraqi officials have said militants may have deliberately gathered civilians there and planted explosives in the building.

Author: 0 Kim Jong-nam's body arrived in Pyongyang: China

He had earlier announced that the body was being sent back "following the completion of the autopsy on the deceased and receipt of a letter from his family requesting the remains be returned to North Korea". It is not known what caused the diplomatic breakthrough, but as well as the body's release, two suspects who had been holed up in North Korea's embassy in Kuala Lumpur were also released.

Author: 0 Pro-West Party Of Ex-Bulgarian PM Tops Vote; Socialists Concede

But in the ex-communist nation's third election in four years, many voters are turning away from the main parties towards groups on the fringes, or are not bothering to vote. The GERB party's popularity faded during Borisov's previous term as prime minister because of the slow pace of reforms to eliminate graft and poverty and to overhaul the judicial system.

Author: 0 Teams, players to watch in Final Four

No 7-seed made it a year ago but Syracuse made the Final Four as a 10-seed, meaning that at least one team from a 7/10 matchup has made the Final Four the last four seasons. "I couldn't be prouder of Chris", Martin said. The four-time BVarsity Girls Basketball Player of the Year at Ridgeview took the Wolf Pack to the CIF Southern California regional finals as a senior, the California high school equivalent of the Final Four .

Author: 0 West Bank 'Ball in Israeli court,' says Palestinian FA chief

Nevertheless, the talks in Washington over the past four days were "serious and constructive", the statement added, "and they are ongoing". Israel has ignored a United Nations resolution demanding it halt settlement building in the occupied Palestinian territory that was criticized by the Trump administration, the world body's Middle East envoy said on Friday.

Global Media Teacher 'romped with 15-year-old school pupil after sending nude selfies'
Author: 0 Teacher 'romped with 15-year-old school pupil after sending nude selfies'

Harper, a seventh-grade teacher at John M Tidwell Middle School , traded several nude photos with the boy by cell phone, according to an arrest warrant affidavit reported by the Star-Telegram. School officials restarted the investigation in December 2016 when they received an anonymous tip on the district's website with much more information.

Author: 0 Doctors strike: 'Hospitals back to 100% from Sunday'

The doctors had demanded that security at hospitals be stepped up. Fadnavis pointed out that within five days, the government would deploy 700 security personnel at government hospitals. It warned MARD that if they did not file the affidavit within the stipulated time, the court will initiate contempt proceedings against the MARD President and secretary.

Global Media Thousands take part in London protest to say no to Brexit
Author: 0 Thousands take part in London protest to say no to Brexit

British Prime Minister Theresa May is set to trigger Article 50 of the European Union treaty on Wednesday (March 29), which will set the formal proceedings of Brexit on motion. "And I want to make it absolutely clear as we move through this process that this is not, in any sense, the moment that Britain steps back from the world".

Author: 0 Trump lays into members of House Freedom Caucus after failed healthcare bill

Remember who your real friends are. Trump, for his part, blamed Democrats and has since lambasted the House Freedom Caucus, a group of conservative GOP members who opposed the bill. Ryan's comment drew sharp criticism Republican Sen. "But it's very understandable that the president is frustrated that we haven't gotten to where we need to go, because this is something that we all said we would do".

Author: 0 Is Cincinnati on Trump administration list of sanctuary cities?

Travis County on Monday was once again thrust into the spotlight of the state and national fight over so-called sanctuary cities after a Department of Homeland Security report pointed to dozens of local inmates suspected of living in the us illegally who, in defiance of federal detention requests, would not be released from the county jail to immigration authorities.

Author: 0 Bob Dylan finally agrees to accept his Nobel Prize

Dylan will not deliver his this weekend. 30 de marzo de 2017, 00:22Stockholm, Mar 30 (Prensa Latina) The Swedish Academy announced that it will award the Nobel Prize for Literature to the American singer-songwriter Bob Dylan over the weekend in the capital, where the musician intends to offer two concerts.

Author: 0 Nunes, Schiff meet to try to get Russian Federation investigation back on track

All visitors to the White House, even members of Congress, must be cleared into the complex by someone with access to the area, such as a White House staffer. And there is definitely partisanship on the Democratic side of the aisle: Nancy Pelosi and Chuck Schumer are increasingly doing what Mitch McConnell did during the first six years of Barack Obama's presidency, when obstruction was viewed as the best way to score political points.

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132 133 134 135 136 137 138 139 140 141 142 143 144 145 146 147 148 149 150 151 152 153 154 155 156 157 158 159 160 161 162 163 164 165 166 167 168 169 170 171 172 173 174 175 176 177 178 179 180 181 182 183 184 185 186 187 188 189 190 191 192 193 194 195 196 197 198 199 200 201 202 203 204 205 206 207 208 209 210 211 212 213 214 215 216 217 218 219 220 221 222 223 224 225 226 227 228 229 230 231 232 233 234 235 236 237 238 239 240 241 242 243 244 245 246 247 248 249 250 251 252 253 254 255 256 257 258 259 260 261 262 263 264 265 266 267 268 269 270 271 272 273 274 275 276 277 278 279 280 281 282 283 284 285 286 287 288 289 290 291 292 293 294 295 296 297 298 299 300 301 302 303 304 305 306 307 308 309 310 311 312 313 314 315 316 317 318 319 320 321 322 323 324 325 326 327 328 329 330 331 332 333 334 335 336 337 338 339 340 341 342 343 344 345 346 347 348 349 350 351 352 353 354 355 356 357 358 359 360 361 362 363 364 365 366 367 368 369 370 371 372 373 374 375 376 377 378 379 380 381 382 383 384 385 386 387 388 389 390 391 392 393 394 395 396 397 398 399 400 401 402 403 404 405 406 407 408 409 410 411 412 413 414 415 416 417 418 419 420 421 422 423 424 425 426 427 428 429 430 431 432 433 434 435 436 437 438 439 440 441 442 443 444 445 446 447 448 449 450 451 452 453 454 455 456 457 458 459 460 461 462 463 464 465 466 467 468 469 470 471 472 473 474 475 476 477 478 479 480 481 482 483 484 485 486 487 488 489 490 491 492 493 494 495 496 497 498 499 500 501 502 503 504 505 506 507 508 509 510 511 512 513 514 515 516 517 518 519 520 521 522 523 524 525 526 527 528 529 530 531 532 533 534 535 536 537 538 539 540 541 542 543 544 545 546 547 548 549 550 551 552 553 554 555 556 557 558 559 560 561 562 563 564 565 566 567 568 569 570 571 572 573 574 575 576 577 578 579 580 581 582 583 584 585 586 587 588 589 590 591 592 593 594 595 596 597 598 599 600 601 602 603 604 605 606 607 608 609 610 611 612 613 614 615 616 617 618 619 620 621 622 623 624 625 626 627 628 629 630 631 632 633 634 635 636 637 638 639 640 641 642 643 644 645 646 647 648 649 650 651 652 653 654 655 656 657 658 659 660 661 662 663 664 665 666 667 668 669 670 671 672 673 674 675 676 677 678 679 680 681 682 683 684 685 686 687 688 689 690 691