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Global Media Trump hits golf course with Sen. Rand Paul
Author: 0 Trump hits golf course with Sen. Rand Paul

On Saturday, White House social media Director Dan Scavino Jr. tweeted: "Donald Trump is bringing auto plants & jobs back to MI". Trump said the bill was pulled because "I didn't want to take a vote". Some moderate Republicans also objected to the legislation, but for different reasons. Rand Paul, a sign the president is trying again to negotiate with congressional conservatives unsupportive of his ObamaCare overhaul plan after weeks of attacking them.

Author: 0 At least 10 dead in Russian Federation metro blasts

Russia's National Anti-Terrorism Committee says it has found and deactivated a bomb at another St. Petersburg subway station. Earlier reports suggested that there were two explosions, however it was later confirmed that there was only one blast that took palce on a train between two stations.

Author: 0 Dempsey closes on Donovan's US goal record after Pulisic assist

However, Panama drew level in the 43rd minute after a long throw-in fell to Gomez in the area with the midfielder powering the ball past a helpless Howard. We have to praise Clint Dempsey, Christian Pulisic, and Jozy Altidore , before talking about Michael Bradley's game . Dempsey, 34, again collaborating with the savant Christian Pulisic , gave the US a 1-0 lead at Estadio Rommel Fernández on Tuesday night.

Global Media Egypt's el-Sissi and America's Trump
Author: 0 Egypt's el-Sissi and America's Trump

The meeting symbolizes an end to years in which the Egyptian leader had been kept at arm's length by Washington amid rights concerns. Obama also briefly suspended some US military aid. Trump and his aides did not mention human rights ahead of Sissi's visit, suggesting the issue would be raised in private, if at all. "We believe it's the most effective way to advance those issues to a favourable outcome", the official added.

Author: 0 Dramatic images from Russian subway explosion scene

President Vladimir Putin arrived in St. Petersburg on Monday to meet his Belarusian counterpart Alexander Lukashenko at an annual media forum sponsored by a Kremlin-backed political movement. "Petersburg-subway-blast-kills-at-least-10?utm_campaign=SocialFlow&utm_source=Twitter&utm_medium=AP" target="_blank"> reported . Though initially reported as "twin blasts", officials later clarified that the explosion is believed to have been singular.

Author: 0 Egyptian leader visits Trump for more support

The administration official said Mr Trump was also "interested in hearing President Sisi's views on the Muslim Brotherhood", which the Egyptian leader wants the White House to designate a terrorist organisation. Sisi was elected a year after leading the military's ousting of the Muslim Brotherhood's president Mohamed Morsi after mass protests. Obama never invited Sisi to the White House and froze aid to Egypt for two years due to his opposition to the regime's human rights violations.

Author: 0 Petersburg official says 10 dead, 50 hurt

A bomb blast at a St Petersburg, Russia, metro station has caused an unknown number of deaths. The driver chose to continue on to the next station, Technological Institute, a decision praised by Russia's Investigative Committee as aiding evacuation efforts and reducing the danger that passengers would die by trying to walk along the subway's electrified tracks.

Author: 0 Ecuador's Election Ends In Close Result, And Accusations Of Cheating

With almost 99 percent of the ballots accounted for, Moreno snagged 51.16 percent of the vote to 48.84 percent for Lasso, according to several Ecuadoran media outlets that cite the election agency. "Peacefully defend your vote", Lasso told supporters. Lasso also called into question why it took hours for the second-round results to be released when it took several days for the first-round results to be released.

Author: 0 Religion emerges in secular French politics as presidential campaign heats up

In the same year, party founder Jean-Marie Le Pen's political fund Cotelec received another 2-million-euro loan from a Russian-backed fund based in Cyprus, the news website Mediapart reported . In the meeting with members of the Duma, Ms Le Pen urged Russian Federation and France to work together to save the world from globalism and Islamic fundamentalism.

Author: 0 Two remain critically wounded from deadly Ohio nightclub shooting

Sgt. Eric Franz of the Cincinnati Police Department has told NBC News that at least 15 people were shot, at least one fatally, in the shooting at the crowded Cameo nightclub. The club has a history of gun violence, including a shooting inside the club on New Year's Day in 2015 and one in the parking lot in September of that year, City Manager Harry Black said.

Global Media Bob Dylan finally accepts his Nobel Prize
Author: 0 Bob Dylan finally accepts his Nobel Prize

No media were present at Dylan's request, the BBC said. In November, he said he was honored but would not travel to Stockholm on December 10 to accept the most important literature prize in the world, due to "pre-existing commitments". Saturday, she issued the following statement on Dylan's receipt of the award, reports CNN . Dylan acknowledged the prize two weeks later. This led one academy member Per Wastberg, to call Dylan "impolite and arrogant".

Author: 0 Immigration agents round up 84 in Alaska, Washington, Oregon

She said that a common tactic employed by ICE is to have detainees sign a document waiving their right to go before an immigration judge, so it's important that immigrants get legal advice during a raid so they don't inadvertently deprive themselves of their day in court.

Global Media De Blasio vows to close Rikers Island jail complex
Author: 0 De Blasio vows to close Rikers Island jail complex

Martin added that having a unsafe facility doesn't help inmates get the help they need before allowing the back into the city streets. Back in February, the speaker of the New York City Council, Melissa Mark-Viverito, gave a speech titled "More Justice", addressing the issue of criminal justice reforms and the plan to shrink jail population to such a degree that officials would have to eventually consider shutting down scandal-plagued Rikers Island .

Global Media J. Crew's Creative Director Jenna Lyons Stepping Down
Author: 0 J. Crew's Creative Director Jenna Lyons Stepping Down

Lyons had been with the company for 26 years. Somsack Sikhounmuong , who now oversees women's design, will be elevated immediately to chief design officer, heading up the teams that handle men's, women's and kids' clothing. Drexler assured that there was no bad blood with his longtime partner. According to a statement sent to Racked, she'll stay on as a creative advisor until December 2017, when her contract officially ends.

Global Media Secretary of state invites parties to fresh Stormont talks
Author: 0 Secretary of state invites parties to fresh Stormont talks

The British and Irish governments have said they want an agreed agenda and regular round-table meetings. Mr Brokenshire came under criticism following the original talks after it emerged there had been no all-party element to the negotiations - essentially leaving smaller parties out in the cold.

Global Media Preview for tonight's episode of WWE RAW
Author: 0 Preview for tonight's episode of WWE RAW

Cruiserweight championship: Neville defends vs. Austin Aries. Nonetheless, I am very excited for all of the different shows in the next few days, but most importantly I am very much ready for Wrestlemania itself. Triple H made an appearance on WWE Raw to respond to Seth Rollins, who was attacked by Samoa Joe during that segment. Noami had to relinquish the title after a knee injury suffered in her title win.

Author: 0 Gonzaga, N Carolina title game features beastly bigs

North Carolina's Roy Williams is in his ninth Final Four and fourth championship game, two of which were titles in 2005 and '09. Still, it's been an abrupt fade at the worst possible time for the 6-foot-9 forward with the Tar Heels (32-7) on the doorstep of their season-long goal to win the championship that got away during last year's crushing title-game loss to Villanova.

Author: 0 Blast hits metro train in Russia, atleast 10 dead

Commuters posted pictures and video of the aftermath of the explosion on social media. Russia's global news agency RIA Novosti reports the Russian President Vladimir Putin has been alerted to the explosion, which the agency calls an "attack".

Author: 0 Russian media: St. Petersburg subway blast kills at least 10

The blast occurred at 2.40 p.m., well shy of the evening rush hour. Some of the victims are children, although it's not clear if they are among the dead. Putin was expected to hold talks with the Belarusian president later in the day. A bomb blast at a St Petersburg , Russia, metro station has caused an unknown number of deaths.

Author: 0 US vote paves way for sale of personal customer data

Considering how much citizens pay for the privilege of having internet access (while being throttled for using Netflix), Republicans in Congress should have had no reason to hand over more of their constituents' privacy for a payday. New Jersey's five Republican congressman have voted in favor of a resolution that allows internet providers to sell your browsing habits without your permission.

Global Media Poland: Russian air controllers contributed to 2010 crash
Author: 0 Poland: Russian air controllers contributed to 2010 crash

In 2015, a representative of the Chief Military Prosecutor's Office of Poland said that air controllers were suspected of unintended causing the crash. "Prime Minister Donald Tusk made an illegal deal with [Russian president] Vladimir Putin to harm Poland, and it should be a matter of criminal liability", he said.

Author: 0 Maple Leafs beat Predators 3-1 for 5th win in 6 games

With each passing victory, it's becoming clear this team is too talented and naïve to care about how this season was supposed to go. Exhausted specialist Zach Hyman couldn't take his regular shift afterwards, but the Leafs still had plenty of gas for another power-play strike.

Author: 0 St Petersburg, Russia, subway blast kills 10, injures 50

President Vladimir Putin, who had been in St. Petersburg earlier in the day, said all causes were being investigated, including terrorism. Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev described the explosion as a "terrorist act". "My mom was in the metro, I don't know what's happened to her, I can't get hold of her", one woman, Natalia, told AFP outside the station as she was trying to make a phone call on her mobile.

Global Media North Korean Missile Explodes Seconds After Launch
Author: 0 North Korean Missile Explodes Seconds After Launch

In 2015, it was reported that the USA launched a secret malware campaign targeting the North's nuclear program-not unlike the Stuxnet virus program used against Iran's nuclear systems. The February test-launch flew east toward the Sea of Japan for about 500 kilometers . The latest transfer came even as Seoul and Beijing are at odds over the deployment of the U.S.

Global Media Hundreds Of Yellow Cars Swamp Village After Pensioner Gets Vandalised
Author: 0 Hundreds Of Yellow Cars Swamp Village After Pensioner Gets Vandalised

He had already been slammed by locals who said his vehicle was a blot on the rural idyll of Bilbury, Gloucestershire. Organiser Matty Bee, from Coventry, said it was "a celebration of anything yellow ". Mr Maddox said he was "overwhelmed" by the display of support, which he watched from his picturesque cottage. In February, vandals scratched the word "move" into the car's bonnet, and smashed its windows causing so much damage that the pensioner was forced to replace it.

Author: 0 Petersburg, Russia, subway blast kills 10, injures 50

Earlier Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said Putin is informed about the blast. TASS said it has no official confirmation of this information yet. Putin was expected to hold talks with the Belarusian president later in the day. - January 2011: Suicide bomber blows himself up at Domodedovo Airport, Moscow's busiest, killing 35 and injuring 180 people.

Global Media Protecting peace process is 'paramount' in Brexit talks
Author: 0 Protecting peace process is 'paramount' in Brexit talks

He also referred to Northern Ireland issue and the fact that the European Union will seek creative and flexible solutions for a peace process in the region. They have been circulated to the 27 remaining member states, who are expected to agree them at an extraordinary summit on April 29, allowing negotiations to begin in earnest.

Global Media Trump orders action on trade
Author: 0 Trump orders action on trade

Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross and National Trade Council Director Peter Navarro were also present at the Friday announcement. He also signed a second order that seeks to strictly enforce anti-dumping laws. China's Ministry of Commerce says it is working to expand various investment agreements with California, Texas, Iowa and other states, deals it estimates were worth US$2.5 billion to U.S.

Author: 0 Ecuador electoral council to issue results soon

The quick count of a statistically-selected voting acts commissioned by the National Electoral Council showed Moreno beating Lasso 51 percent to 49 percent. He would also become one of a small number of disabled world leaders, having become paraplegic in 1998 shooting during a robbery. Moreno said the poll by Cedatos, which accurately predicted the results of the eight-way first round in February, was paid for by the bank partly owned by his rival, Guillermo Lasso.

Global Media Roger Federer beats Rafael Nadal in Miami Open final
Author: 0 Roger Federer beats Rafael Nadal in Miami Open final

At 5-5, however, just when it looked as if Fognini might force a decisive third set, he double faulted and Nadal grabbed the break before sealing the match four points later. "That is why this break coming now in the clay court season and focusing everything now on the French, the grass and then the hard courts after that is going to be the key for me", he added.

Author: 0 France's Le Pen Lacks Election Funds, Denies Russian Backing

Kremlin spokesman, Dmitri Peskov, said on Monday, March 20th, that Russian Federation was more impressed by French politicians in favor of a bilateral dialogue. Russian television broadcast images of Le Pen, gesticulating energetically across the table from a disengaged-looking Putin. Embracing Le Pen is part of Russia's efforts to reach out to nationalist and anti-globalist forces to build up its influence in the West and help overcome the strains in relations with the USA and the ...

Author: 0 Congress Revokes Broadband Privacy Rules (CMCSA, VZ)

Earlier this week, Congress passed a bill to repeal the FCC privacy rules set by the previous administration, giving internet service providers (ISP) the power of collecting and selling all your internet history and other personal data .

Author: 0 Unexploded WW2 Bomb Found Near Boat Race Route

The victory, by 11 boat-lengths was Cambridge's first for five years, dating to before the event moved to the same course as the men in 2015. Austin, 28, who captained Oxford in her boat race debut, said she was proud of the way her crew recovered from their setback.

Global Media Federer beats Nadal in straight sets in Miami Open final
Author: 0 Federer beats Nadal in straight sets in Miami Open final

AFP. Roger Federer , fresh from winning his third title of the year in Miami , said Sunday he will take a almost two-month break from the sport before returning for the French Open in late May. Both are playing each other for the third time this year and it feels like old times. "That is why this break is coming in the clay court season, focusing everything on the French, the grass and then the hard courts after that", Federer said after his victory on Sunday, via ESPN .

Global Media South Korean prosecutors push to arrest ousted president
Author: 0 South Korean prosecutors push to arrest ousted president

She is known to have denied all allegations raised against her. The Constitutional Court removed Park from office in earlier March, three months after she was impeached by lawmakers over the allegations. The attempt was made at about 4:40 p.m. local time (0740GMT) to search the offices of Woo Byung-woo, former senior presidential secretary for civil affairs tasked with supervising prosecutors, police and the intelligence agency.

Author: 0 Israel approves first new West Bank settlement in 20 years, flayed

Earlier on Thursday, Israel's security cabinet gave the go-ahead for the building of a settlement for Jewish residents of Amona , a West Bank outpost of 40 homes that was evacuated in February. Israel says settlements along with other core issues like security should be resolved in peace talks. Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas told reporters during the summit that he is waiting on the USA administration to reveal to which extent Israel is willing to curb settlement construction.

Author: 0 Russia's Putin says considering all causes, including terrorism for blast

Putin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said Friday that Putin and Trump should "meet each other and exchange views" in order to boost the relationship between the two nations, in an interview with ABC's "This Week" with George Stephanopoulos . He explained that it was more of whose ideas are close and are welcomed in Russian public opinion. Also at issue is whether Manafort needed to register as a foreign agent on behalf of Ukraine or Russian Federation and failed to do so, said the sources, who ...

Author: 0 Westminster attacker died from single shot in chest

Security has been stepped up since the attack but speaking in the Commons today Mr Bercow said: "As would be normal after such events we are seeking to make sure that any lessons are learned through two reviews". The other victims were Clapham pensioner Leslie Rhodes, 75, American tourist Kurt Cochran, 54, and Aysha Frade, 44. It comes as an inquest for the victims opened; a week after Khalid Masood launched his rampage outside Parliament killing four.

Author: 0 Euro may tumble to 15-year low if Le Pen wins

Le Pen's meeting with Putin - their first, according to Moscow - comes a month before the first round of the French presidential vote and as she tries to boost her global status by meeting with world leaders. Macron previously suggested their was an absence of culture in France when he claimed: "The homelands are always defended by the beggars and delivered by the rich".

Global Media Search underway for gunman after Baytown deputy constable killed
Author: 0 Search underway for gunman after Baytown deputy constable killed

The shooting happened around 7 the 700 block of W. Baker Road east of Garth Street. A deputy constable died Monday morning after he was shot moments after arriving for work at a Houston-area courthouse. The motive of the shooting is now unknown as well as how many people were involved. Sterling High School was placed on lockdown. The Harris County Sheriff's Office says a Pct.

Author: 0 Israel new homes only in current settlements, media reports

However since news of the new settlement was announced, Israel announced a change in policy in order to take US President Donald Trump's concerns into account. "It is time that all members of the global community serve the cause of peace and justice and bring Israel to cease and desist its unlawful settlement activities and illegal unilateralism once and for all".

Global Media Partisanship derailed previous court nominees
Author: 0 Partisanship derailed previous court nominees

She cited two key opinions from Gorsuch as reasons for her opposition. If confirmed to fill a vacancy created by the February 2016 death of conservative Justice Antonin Scalia, Gorsuch, 49, a federal appeals court judge from Colorado, would restore the nine-seat high court's conservative majority, fulfilling one of Trump's top campaign promises.