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Global Media UN chief: More funding needed for Iraq programs
Author: 0 UN chief: More funding needed for Iraq programs

Iraqis in the northern city of Mosul are still burying their dead after a US airstrike allegedly killed more than 100 people last week, and rights groups are expressing alarm over a recent spike in civilian deaths. "I could just hear her voice and I ran", he said. Canadian special forces are in the city of Mosul, now supporting Iraqi troops there in the battle to push the Islamic State from the densely populated urban centre.

Global Media Woman in custody after 'criminal' incident near US Capitol
Author: 0 Woman in custody after 'criminal' incident near US Capitol

The woman, wearing a green jumper, was taken into custody. Surrounded by officers, Hill attempted to reverse, hitting the cruiser again and coming close to officers. In 2013, Miriam Carey, a 34-year-old dental hygienist from CT, was shot and killed by Capitol Police officers in her vehicle outside the Hart Senate Office Building.

Author: 0 Hong Kong to Arrest Democracy Leaders

Lam won 777 votes to defeat John Tsang, her main opponent and former financial secretary who gained 365 votes from 1,194 members of an Election Committee of lawmakers and societal representatives. Former premier Jiang Yi-huah (江宜樺), who had been sympathetic of Hong Kong's electoral system, said "one country, two systems" was being emptied out, Lee said.

Author: 0 PC Keith Palmer's Memorial Fund Reaches £400000 In 24 Hours

Mr. Palmer was the father of a 5-year-old daughter. Fearless bobby Keith Palmer was captured in a poignant photo with an American tourist - less than an hour before he was killed by a homegrown British terrorist. She said: "The issue he has been raised, is of course one that will be considered". In a media statement, Patel said, "The terrorist incident in Westminster was horrific and shocking".

Global Media Crackdown creates meat shortage in Indian state Uttar Pradesh
Author: 0 Crackdown creates meat shortage in Indian state Uttar Pradesh

The BJP spokesperson, however, was quick to add that there was no replacement of Modi. "For the past few years Uttar Pradesh has been defined as a state from whose boundaries begins darkness, from where the pot-holed roads begin and the place from where the women start to feel insecure".

Global Media Militant attack on Army convoy: Two soldiers injured in Kashmir
Author: 0 Militant attack on Army convoy: Two soldiers injured in Kashmir

No casualties have been reported in the attack, the official added. An army convoy was attacked near the JVC Hospital in Bemina area of Srinagar on Saturday. Earlier in the day, gunshots were heard in Srinagar's busy commercial centre of Lal Chowk and adjoining areas, triggering panic. Without divulging details, Senior Superintendent of Police ( Srinagar ) Imtiyaz Parray said, "There is no attack".

Global Media Judge approves $25 million settlement of Trump University lawsuit
Author: 0 Judge approves $25 million settlement of Trump University lawsuit

A federal judge in California has approved the $25 million settlement in lawsuits against the defunct Trump University, calling it " extraordinary ". Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor had previously said : "I would hope that a wise Latina woman with the richness of her experiences would more often than not reach a better conclusion than a white male who hasn't lived that life".

Global Media Teachers Union defers strike in respect for Martin McGuinness
Author: 0 Teachers Union defers strike in respect for Martin McGuinness

Former Irish Prime Minister Bertie Ahern says McGuinness "made a journey, if not without historical precedent, then certainly without equal in modern Ireland". During the Assembly session, SDLP leader Colum Eastwood said Mr McGuinness's journey "started in violence, but ended up very much grounded in principles of peace and partnership".

Global Media Landslide buries over 2 dozen people in central Indonesia
Author: 0 Landslide buries over 2 dozen people in central Indonesia

More than two dozen people have been reported missing after a landslide triggered by rain struck a village in Indonesia's main Java island. "There are conflicting reports about the number of people missing, but based on the data from the field we are searching for 17 people", BNPB spokesman Sutopo Purno Nugroho told AFP news agency.

Author: 0 Trump official implies border wall might go on Mexico side of river

President Trump's proposed budget, released earlier this month, does not cover the current year. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke implied that President Donald Trump's long-promised border wall will have to be built at least partially on Mexican land, The Hill has reported.

Author: 0 British royals William and Kate visit Paris as Brexit looms

They also got in some sporty time as they tossed around a rugby ball and chatted with young players. Kate also added that she would keep an eye out for Bambal Akan's work after she mentioned that she was interested in entering the fashion industry.

Global Media China confirms return of Kim Jong-nam's body
Author: 0 China confirms return of Kim Jong-nam's body

According to local media reports, the chief of police in Malaysia said there was no legal justification to hold the three North Koreans suspected of involvement of the murder as they had complied with the investigation. He said that on the day the victim died, the North Korean Embassy identified him as Kim Jong Nam before insisting he was Kim Chol the next day. Kim Jong Nam, who had been living in the Chinese territory of Macau, had publicly criticized his family's dynastic control in the ...

Global Media UN criticizes Hamas for closing Israel border
Author: 0 UN criticizes Hamas for closing Israel border

Israel has maintained a blockade on Gaza for a decade, largely restricting residents from entering. World Vision did not immediately respond to a request for comment on Thursday. Hamas said it was increasing its security along the Gaza border fence with Israel, a week after one of its terror chief's was assassinated by masked gunmen inside the Palestinian enclave.

Global Media Israel approves first new West Bank settlement in decades
Author: 0 Israel approves first new West Bank settlement in decades

Since the January inauguration of US President Donald Trump, who is a staunch supporter of Israel, the Tel Aviv regime has stepped up its construction of settler units on occupied Palestinian land in a blatant violation of worldwide law. The new town will be the first to be established by the State of Israel in Judea or Samaria in more than two decades. The President requested in February that Israel "hold back" on settlement expansion.

Author: 0 Deadly shark washes up after Cyclone Debbie

Your browser doesn't recognise available video formats. The disaster zone from ex-Cyclone Debbie stretched 1,000km from Queensland state's tropical resort islands and Gold Coast tourist strip to the farmlands of New South Wales state, with more than 100,00 homes without power.

Global Media Putin will be 'glad' to meet Trump at G20 or earlier
Author: 0 Putin will be 'glad' to meet Trump at G20 or earlier

Moscow " has nothing against " any Russian business representative taking part in a congressional hearing, Putin said , noting that Deripaska has been denied entry to the United States for unknown reasons. Putin also dismissed Western calls for the release of Russians who were arrested for participating in unauthorized anti-corruption protests in Moscow and dozens of other cities last weekend, calling the detentions a domestic issue.

Author: 0 European Union rules out early trade talks with United Kingdom in Brexit process

In her letter, British Prime Minister Theresa May attempted to strike a conciliatory tone, saying she wanted to forge a "deep and special partnership" with the EU. "It's about damage control". "If, however, we leave the European Union without an agreement the default position is that we would have to trade on World Trade Organisation terms", she said.

Global Media Terror outfits' new laptop bombs may evade airport security
Author: 0 Terror outfits' new laptop bombs may evade airport security

CNN and CBS said Friday that USA intelligence officials had told them militants with al-Qaida and Islamic State have been developing innovative ways to plant explosives in electronic devices. But the security measures require that passengers in the narrowly targeted zone to stow all of their tablets, e-readers, DVD players, cameras, game units, travel printers and scanners - any electronics larger than a cellphone - in checked luggage rather than in carry-on.

Global Media Appeal filed to revive Trump's new travel ban
Author: 0 Appeal filed to revive Trump's new travel ban

He said he would issue a written ruling by day's end. Watson's ruling covers another provision in the revised order that suspends refugee resettlements. Watson issued the new order in response to a complaint filed by the State of Hawaii and Dr. Ismail Elshikh - the imam of the Muslim Association of Hawaii.

Author: 0 Experts respond to Trump's climate blitzkrieg

A combination of increased competition from cheap natural gas, stagnant electricity usage rates and regulations resulted in a flawless storm challenging the coal industry, Deti said. "We want to not only be a leader in production, but to lead in research on effective alternative uses for coal and carbon dioxide". "With today's executive action, I am taking historic steps to lift the restrictions on American energy, to reverse government intrusion and to cancel job-killing regulations.

Author: 0 Trump to Take on Trade Abuses, Deficit in New Executive Order

Sec. Ross pointed out that The U.S. has the largest trade deficit with China. "This is about trade abuses". Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said Friday he hopes President Donald Trump's upcoming meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping will result in a commitment toward the two countries working collaboratively.

Global Media Trump 'looks forward to visiting China' - Tillerson
Author: 0 Trump 'looks forward to visiting China' - Tillerson

On Saturday, North Korea conducted a ground test of a new type of high-thrust rocket engine that leader Kim Jong Un called a revolutionary breakthrough for the country's space program, KCNA reported earlier. Despite China's intention to denuclearize the Korean peninsula, Dunham said Beijing fears the collapse of the North Korean government may pose a problem of migration.

Author: 0 Bridgegate: Former Christie Ally Bill Baroni Sentenced To 2 Years

During Kelly's sentencing , Wigenton said the case "culminates another unfortunate chapter in the history of New Jersey". "It's very clear the culture in Trenton was 'you're either with us or you're not, '" Wigenton said. Both Baroni and Kelly, along with other witnesses, said Christie knew about the plan. Kelly was unapologetic: "This fight is far from over". Earlier Wednesday, Wigenton had said it could be argued that Baroni was the more culpable of the pair, according to The Record .

Author: 0 Allegations surrounding ousted S. Korean leader

She is accused of 13 charges including power abuse by allowing her friend Choi Soon-sil without any public title access to classified information as well as a wide range of state affairs and receiving bribes from corporate heads including Samsung Group de facto leader Jay Y.

Author: 0 Thousands march in London to protest against impending Brexit

EU Council President Donald Tusk said sustained unity was the only way for the EU to survive. Desperately trying to portray that sustained unity is the only way ahead in a globalized world, the no-show of British Prime Minister Theresa May was a symbol of the cathartic crisis the 27 other European Union nations are going through.

Author: 0 Venezuela leader says open to talk with opposition on crisis

On 29 March, the Supreme Court ruled that the opposition-controlled National Assembly was in contempt of court, and that as long as this situation persisted, the Court would exercise parliamentary powers directly. Still, Maduro also called for renewed dialogue between the government and the opposition, saying that is the only path to resolving Venezuela's political crisis.

Global Media Turkey threatens to scrap migrant deal with EU
Author: 0 Turkey threatens to scrap migrant deal with EU

Cavusoglu also predicted that "religious wars" will start in Europe due to the rise of the far right, saying the continent was being taken "to the cliff". Soylu issued the threat on Thursday following a diplomatic row between Ankara and Germany and The Netherlands , fuelled by the latter's ban on allowing Turkish ministers to stage rallies there.

Author: 0 Le Pen, Putin talk terrorism in surprise Kremlin meeting

Opinion polls show the eurosceptic National Front (FN) leader qualifying for the April 23 first round of the presidential election but losing the May 7 run-off to centrist Emmanuel Macron . On Friday morning, Le Pen explained to Russian parliamentarians why she opposed European Union sanctions imposed on Moscow over its role in the Ukraine crisis.

Global Media Comey testimony zaps Trump: Darcy cartoon
Author: 0 Comey testimony zaps Trump: Darcy cartoon

Based on the information, the Federal Bureau of Investigation counter intelligence investigators suspect that people working in the Trump campaign might have coordinated with Russian links. Who were the Trump associates and Russian officials? This is the possibility of collusion between Trump's campaign and Russian agencies working to subvert the U.S.

Author: 0 Tributes flood in for South African anti-apartheid icon Kathrada

Neeshan Balton , chief executive of the Ahmed Kathrada Foundation , said in a statement: "Kathy was an inspiration to millions in different parts of the world". After tweeting about Kathrada's deteriorating condition on Monday, the Ahmed Kathrada Foundation announced the activist's death on Twitter around 6 a.m.

Author: 0 Missing 91-year-old judge with memory loss sought by police

U.S. Marshal Martin Pane said Thursday that Edwin Kosik takes medication for "memory loss" and that might have played a role in his disappearance. U.S. Kosik is most well known for his rulings in the "kids-for-cash" scandal involving former Luzerne County judges Mark A. Ciavarella Jr. and Michael T.

Global Media N.Korean Missile Test Fails
Author: 0 N.Korean Missile Test Fails

Reuters , quoting a senior us official in Washington, reported on Monday that the Trump administration is considering sweeping sanctions as part of a broad review of measures to counter North Korea's nuclear and missile threat . "Those who tie the knot should be the ones to untie the knot". Recent satellite images of the Punggye-ri nuclear test site revealed extensive tunneling for a future nuclear weapons test.

Global Media Deadly church bus crash: What we know now
Author: 0 Deadly church bus crash: What we know now

I was texting". I said, "Son, do you know what you just did?' He said, 'I'm sorry. The victims, all seniors, were returning from a church retreat. The accident happened on a curve where the speed limit is 65, but the cause of the accident is still under investigation, authorities said.

Author: 0 Trump signs twin orders to target trade deficits

The best outcome for the Trump administration, Dollar said, would be claiming "we talked tough to the Chinese and told them what to expect". The Russia scandal is getting closer to the Oval Office, and all of the sudden a White House that would fight back and call stories they disagreed with fake news suddenly has nothing to say when the topic of Russia comes up.

Author: 0 White House Quiet on Report Two Trump Officials are Nunes' Sources

He vowed that the matter would not distract from the investigations into Russia's election meddling, saying , "if that's the objective here, it will not be successful". The initial unmasking led to other surveillance, which led to other private citizens being wrongly unmasked, sources said. "Third, I have confirmed that additional names of Trump transition team members were unmasked", Nunes said.

Author: 0 3 arrested in connection with Atlanta I-85 overpass collapse

Traffic was bumper to bumper on nearby streets as people scrambled to find alternate routes after the fire broke out during rush hour Thursday afternoon. Reginald DesRoches, a professor at Georgia Tech, said most structural materials lose strength when subjected to high temperature, meaning the concrete could have been compromised by the heat.

Author: 0 Huge Mass Grave Used by Islamic State Uncovered Near Mosul

The Pentagon, which has yet to release casualty figures from the last month, has acknowledged 220 civilian deaths from coalition airstrikes in Iraq and Syria since the USA campaign against IS began in 2014. The government is rushing to build new camps or expand existing facilities to accommodate the displaced but Ms Grande said it was "a race against time".

Global Media India likely to grow at 7.2% in 2017, 7.7% in 2018: Jaitley
Author: 0 India likely to grow at 7.2% in 2017, 7.7% in 2018: Jaitley

Xian Zhu signed a Loan Agreement for a M.P. Road Project between India and New Development Bank, in New Delhi on March 30, 2017. The reproduction of the story/photograph in any form will be liable for legal action. "Emerging market economies are facing new challenges like protectionism and increased geopolitical tension", he added. Adding that growth in emerging and developing countries is picking up, Jaitley also said news from economies of BRICS countries is "encouraging".

Global Media S.Korea admits 'meaningful' N.Korean engine progress
Author: 0 S.Korea admits 'meaningful' N.Korean engine progress

It will do so with its "invincible" Hwasong rockets, tipped with nuclear warheads. More than a month after Kim Jong-Nam was murdered at Kuala Lumpur International Airport, Malaysian police are expected to make a few more arrests. He declined to say whether the engine was for a rocket used to place a satellite into orbit or for an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM), which the North has been threatening to test-flight any time.

Global Media China opposes India hosting Dalai Lama in disputed border region
Author: 0 China opposes India hosting Dalai Lama in disputed border region

He also briefly stayed there after fleeing Tibet in 1959 following a failed uprising against Chinese rule."During the Dalai Lama's last visit to Tawang, he said that the area is part of India". "China firmly opposes the Dalai Lama carrying out any activities in the relevant region", Lu said, "and we have expressed our concerns to the Indian side".

Author: 0 Pelosi on Devin Nunes: 'I've never seen behavior this bizarre'

An early iteration of the review explored eliminating the Office of the Director of National Intelligence, the umbrella agency created after the September 11, 2001, attacks to streamline and coordinate intelligence. His position also gives him the ability to request intelligence products from agencies. The New York Times reported that two White House officials - including an aide whose job was recently saved by President Donald Trump - secretly helped Nunes examine intelligence information ...

Author: 0 Democrats Introduce Bill To Rescind Trump's Anti-Climate Executive Order

Climate activists expressed concern the new US position would jeopardise negotiations to implement the Paris agreement, which are set to be completed in 2018, and urged the European Union to step into the breach. Climate-change deniers have taken the castle. "We welcomed the Paris Agreement when it was announced in December 2015, and again when it came into force in November 2016".

Global Media Islamic State warns Syrian dam at risk, evacuates residents
Author: 0 Islamic State warns Syrian dam at risk, evacuates residents

Earlier this week, USA forces airlifted SDF fighters behind IS lines to allow them to launch the Tabqa assault, and on Friday the alliance reached one of the dam's entrances. "Shelling on the area. that supplies that dam with electricity has put it out of service", the source said. Although several groups blamed coalition air strikes the coalition claimed it had no information that it had struck civilians near Raqqa but said the reports would be investigated.

Author: 0 Venezuela president tightens grip with court 'coup'

Opposition protesters began to take to the streets in Venezuela Thursday after the Supreme Court, comprised of loyalists of President Nicolás Maduro, seized legislative powers from the opposition-controlled National Assembly. The court action was a finger in the eye of the OAS, whose member-states held two days of extraordinary sessions in Washington this week to discuss the Venezuelan crisis.

Global Media US intensifies probe into Russian election interference
Author: 0 US intensifies probe into Russian election interference

Warner said the committee is investigating to find out whether voters in key states, such as Wisconsin, Michigan and Pennsylvania, might have been served up Russian-generated fake news and propaganda along with information from their traditional news outlets.

Author: 0 Oversight chair: 'Ridiculous' to call for investigation into Nunes

The lawmakers say the committee is nearing completion of a review of thousands of documents related to the investigation. Nunez, who briefed Trump on what he found, has said he will not share his evidence with the rest of the Intelligence Committee.

Global Media Losing five of six games steeled Wisconsin for March run
Author: 0 Losing five of six games steeled Wisconsin for March run

Xavier 91, Florida State 66: Trevon Bluiett scored 29 points and Kaiser Gates came off the bench to contribute 14 as the 11 seed Xavier pulled off its second upset of the NCAA Tournament with a 91-66 victory over third-seeded Florida State during Saturday's second round.

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