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Author: 0 Zuckerberg hires thousands more staff to police content

Zuckerberg noted that even with 7,500 people scanning Facebook's posts for possible violence, "we'll never be able to look at everything". Facebooks founder and CEO wrote, “Over the last few weeks, we have seen people hurting themselves and others on Facebook, either live or in video posted later.

Author: 0 Le Pen and Macron face off in high-stakes TV debate

Emmanuel Macron and Marine Le Pen are preparing for their one-on-one televised French presidential election debate, with much at stake for both contenders. Le Pen is expected to hammer home her favorite themes of security and identity. Hollande told reporters that "we shouldn't think the result is a foregone conclusion" and urged Macron, his former advisor and economy minister, to make clear his different vision of France in Europe and the world.

Author: 0 Valtteri Bottas lobbies for F1 championship, new contract after Russian victory

Hakkinen, who is part of Bottas' management team, helped nurture the 27-year-old's talent from a young age - and it didn't take him long to spot his talent. Sebastian Vettel went on to win that year with Red Bull. Kimi Raikkonen learned in the middle of the race that he was behind Valtteri Bottas in Sochi and not behind Lewis HamiltonKimi Raikkonen is known for its spontaneous radio reactions.

Global Media Paris attacker who killed officer left note supporting ISIS
Author: 0 Paris attacker who killed officer left note supporting ISIS

A second suspect in the attack, which also injured three people, has handed himself over to Belgian police after they alerted the French authorities of his possible involvement. "We would like to express our condolences to the friendly French nation and the French police department, with whom we are in solidarity on this hard day", it stated, adding that Turkey would continue to support France in the fight against terrorism.

Author: 0 Federal Bureau of Investigation chief Comey says classified emails went to Anthony Weiner

Chris Coons, a Delaware Democrat on the Senate judiciary committee, told CNN Tuesday. Assange said on Twitter: "We did" about the records on Central Intelligence Agency hacking tools and "I know he knows it". Senators on Wednesday asked Comey why he made a decision to go public with the investigation of Clinton but not the investigation of whether Republican Donald Trump or his associates had inappropriate contact with Russian agents.

Global Media DOD launches investigation into payments Flynn received from Russian Federation
Author: 0 DOD launches investigation into payments Flynn received from Russian Federation

As a former military officer, Flynn would have needed special permission for his December 2015 appearance at a gala sponsored by RT, a Russian Government-funded television station, for which he was paid $45,000. Flynn is the majority owner and chief executive officer of the firm. "That's appropriate. If they think that there's wrongdoing, the department's inspector general should look into it".

Global Media Mugshot of black-eyed robbery suspect goes viral
Author: 0 Mugshot of black-eyed robbery suspect goes viral

In the scary mugshot, which was shared publicly by the Lancaster County Sheriff's Office , the heavily-inked Varn is seen looking dead ahead at the camera with her mostly-tattooed face, a black lace top, and the white of her eyes completely darkened, thereby making her naturally brown irises appear darker than they actually are.

Global Media Hiding info on Hillary probe would've been
Author: 0 Hiding info on Hillary probe would've been "catastrophic"

WASHINGTON - FBI Director James Comey is strongly defending his decision to alert Congress that agents were revisiting the Hillary Clinton email investigation less than two weeks before the November election. "I just want to know what is going on here", Graham said Tuesday. Sen. Patrick Leahy (D-VT) hammered FBI Director James Comey for talking about the Clinton email investigation during the campaign, but never publicly mentioning the Trump/Russia investigation.

Author: 0 Caracas: Two Killed At 'Mother Of All Marches'

A demonstrator throws back a tear gas grenade while clashing with riot police during the so-called "mother of all marches" against Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro in Caracas , Venezuela Apr 19, 2017. A second guardsman was wounded by a bullet; both were shot during "violent protests" in Los Salias, south of Caracas , according to Saab. Elections are not due until late 2018, but the opposition says the country is on the verge of collapse.

Global Media How Kenya upstaged Ethiopia to London Marathon glory
Author: 0 How Kenya upstaged Ethiopia to London Marathon glory

Ethiopia's Tirunesh Dibaba finished 56 seconds down in second place, while compatriot Aselefech Mergia was 6.07 minutes down in third. In New York , I had done 2 hours 23 ... Ive had a lot of background problems in my personal life. The 73-year-old, who still works as a barber, runs 15 miles four times a week for his training and dons his "lucky jacket" before each race.

Author: 0 What's next for Arvind Kejriwal if MCD exit poll results are true?

Over 1.32 crore eligible voters are likely to exercise their franchise at 13,022 polling booths across Delhi. "What is SEC doing?", he tweeted. Asked to react over the adverse reception of the remarks, Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia seconded Kejriwal and said the BJP's response was understandable as it was "rattled" by it.

Global Media Backed fighters retake more areas from IS in Syrian town
Author: 0 Backed fighters retake more areas from IS in Syrian town

The town sits on a strategic supply route about 55 kilometres (35 miles) west of Raqa, and served as an important IS command base, housing the group's main prison. On Monday, SDF fighters conducted sweeping operations in the six districts captured from IS inside Tabqa city over the past week, searching for remaining fighters or explosives, sources on the ground told Syria Direct.

Global Media Court rejects German woman's demand for hotel to ID lover
Author: 0 Court rejects German woman's demand for hotel to ID lover

She reportedly gave birth to her son in March of 2011, according to RT. After the hotel refused to reveal the man's name to her, the plaintiff sued the business. The court decision to safeguard the man's privacy comes from a country with some of the most restrictive privacy laws in Europe. "Nor is it certain that the Christian name is indeed the name of the man in question ", the court said.

Global Media Turkey steps up attack on Kurdish militants, kills 14 in northern Iraq
Author: 0 Turkey steps up attack on Kurdish militants, kills 14 in northern Iraq

Ankara has been pressing the United States to drop its military alliance with the Syrian Kurdish YPG militia, which it views as part of the Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) that has been fighting an insurgency for three decades in Turkey. But a year ago, government troops and allied fighters wrested control of the area from ISIL. Erdogan hinted his country is also ready to repeat its attacks in Sinjar, Iraq, to prevent it from turning into a base for the Kurdish militia.

Author: 0 Stag party not a good mix on Queen's birthday outing

An hour later, the Honourable Artillery Company fired a 62-gun salute at the Tower of London - an extra 21 for the City of London. The press office for the Queen also announced Friday that the upcoming state visit to the country by the Spanish King Felipe VI, scheduled for June 6-8, had been postponed by the two monarchs as Britain will be holding a general election on June 8.

Global Media Contrasting accounts of Arkansas execution from witnesses
Author: 0 Contrasting accounts of Arkansas execution from witnesses

He died at 10:33, 17 minutes after the execution began. These lethal injections were the first back-to-back executions in the United States since Texas carried out the death sentences of Brian Roberson and Oliver Cruz on August 9, 2000, according to the Death Penalty Information Center.

Global Media Trump's call with Vladimir Putin suggests some progress on Syria
Author: 0 Trump's call with Vladimir Putin suggests some progress on Syria

Meanwhile, FBI and congressional investigations continue into the Trump campaign's contacts with Russian Federation and Russia's interference in last year's USA election. "With no apparent talk of Russia's abysmal record on human rights, no clear message on Assad's future in Syria , and no condemnation of Russia's continued aggression in Ukraine , it's clear that ultimately, Putin is getting what he wants from Trump".

Author: 0 Spicer: Trump 'stands by' description of Obama as evil

In the president's interview with CBS on Saturday, large portions of which were released this morning , Trump told " Face the Nation " anchor John Dickerson that he has "no relationship" with his predecessor, Obama. "You can take it any way you want ". "I just wanted to find out though", he explained. After a few more exchanges, Trump ended the interview by saying "Okay, it's enough".

Global Media French poll: Macron, Le Pen still front runners
Author: 0 French poll: Macron, Le Pen still front runners

Since her father Jean-Marie Le Pen was expelled from the National Front in 2015, the party has undergone a transformation as Ms Le Pen has tried to "detoxify" it. Le Pen dropped by 2.5 percentage points to 22.5 percent of voting intentions since early April, and Macron fell 2 percentage points to 23 percent in the first round.

Author: 0 Trump Is Insane and This Interview Proves It

Using the actual footage of the Dickerson interview, Colbert edits himself into the clip. When Dickerson pressed him on what he meant, Trump told him, "You can figure that out yourself". "I've been pretty well known for saying like nothing when it comes to the military", Trump said. "You're killing people. And you can kill the wrong people, too.

Author: 0 Israel suspected after missile strike at military base near Damascus airport

The residents of the area said flames could be seen far from distance. He said the explosion was reported to have happened near the Damascus airport road. He added in an interview with the BBC that if Washington proposed action in response to a chemical weapons attack, for instance, Britain would be unlikely to refuse to give support.

Global Media North Korean confirms detention of American citizen
Author: 0 North Korean confirms detention of American citizen

Separately, two B-1 bombers also flew over South Korea in late April, according to a U.S. defense official. An American THAAD missile defense system is now operational in South Korea, less than two months after its components arrived there, the USA military says.

Global Media North Korea confirms latest detention of American citizen
Author: 0 North Korea confirms latest detention of American citizen

Meanwhile. the U.S. Air Force has been flying B-1 bombers in "presence missions" near Korea to demonstrate U.S. power and commitment. The latest belligerent statement from Pyongyang was a response to the deployment of two U.S. It claimed that "Trump and other U.S. warmongers" were determined to make a preemptive nuclear strike on North Korea . THAAD is not expected to be fully operational until the end of the year, but US and South Korean officials publicly stressed the need to speed up ...

Author: 0 US, China want harsher UN response to North Korea's nuke threats

Tasked with explaining Trump's flattery, White House spokesman Sean Spicer said there would be no meeting with the secretive North Korean leader until circumstances were right and numerous conditions met. The move, coupled with Trump's suggestion that South Korea pay $1 billion for the privilege of hosting THAAD (a suggestion that administration officials quickly played down), has stirred consternation across the political spectrum in South Korea.

Global Media Cuomo declares state of emergency over Lake Ontario's high water levels
Author: 0 Cuomo declares state of emergency over Lake Ontario's high water levels

The National Weather Service, predicting high lake levels and strong winds, has issued a lakeshore flood watch from Tuesday afternoon through Wednesday afternoon. "It's better late than never that Governor Cuomo has chose to join me in the fight against Plan 2014", said Rep. Chris Collins, R-Clarence, referring to a lake level management plan that Cuomo had the right to veto.

Global Media Tillerson: Iran deal failed in key denuclearization objective
Author: 0 Tillerson: Iran deal failed in key denuclearization objective

The United States is keen to avoid a second piece of evidence that strategic patience is a failed approach". Trump's administration has been publicly tightening the noose on Iran over the deal , which was negotiated by the five permanent UN Security Council members plus Germany to roll back Tehran's nuclear programme in return for the easing of sanctions.

Author: 0 US Missile Defence System Ready For Use In South Korea

North Korea said the bombers conducted "a nuclear bomb dropping drill against major objects" in its territory at a time when Trump and "other United States warmongers are crying out for making a preemptive nuclear strike" on the North. CIA Director Mike Pompeo arrived in Seoul over the weekend plans to attend internal meetings with US Forces Korea and embassy staff, according to Daniel Turnbull, a spokesperson for the US Embassy.

Author: 0 Turkish jets bomb U.S.-backed Kurdish fighters in Syria, Iraq

In a written statement , the Turkish armed forces said it had "neutralized" 70 PKK " terrorist " fighters - 40 in northern Iraq and 30 others in northeastern Syria . But Washington, wary of committing large numbers of its own forces on the ground, sees the YPG as essential in the fight against IS in Syria . This could greatly complicate United States support for both sides, and the Kurds having to shift toward resisting Turkish incursions would likely derail their planned invasion of the ...

Author: 0 British PM, queen mark end of parliament before June vote

Mrs May is expected to be driven the short distance from 10 Downing Street to the Palace for a short audience with the Queen. In her short speech she accused European politicians and officials of making "threats" to "deliberately" disrupt the United Kingdom election.

Author: 0 OPCW ready to send experts to Syria's Khan Sheikhoun, chief says

Ahmet Uzumcu of the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons says the experts are "willing to go to Khan Sheikhoun" - the town where nearly 90 people died this month - and that they've "undertaken some actions". Among the elements found in the samples were hexamine, a hallmark of sarin produced by the Syrian regime, according to the report. "We are not in a position to confirm whether they have chemical weapons in their possession", said Uzumcu.

Global Media Jammu and Kashmir Governor meets Rajnath Singh
Author: 0 Jammu and Kashmir Governor meets Rajnath Singh

Home Secretary Rajiv Mehrishi, chiefs of intelligence agencies and security officials were present at the meeting. Chairing a meet with Vohra, Rajnath also discussed the grievous attack by Pakistan in Jammu and Kashmir's Krishna Ghati sector, where the bodies of two Indian soldiers were mutilated.

Author: 0 Sturgeon: Only SNP can halt Theresa May having 'free hand'

Davidson's party is now on a polling high with some polls during the week projected that the Scottish Conservatives will take around 30% of the vote in Scotland with around nine seats compared to their current one. Polls show that while support for independence stands at around 45 percent, almost half of Scots do not want another vote on secession to be held between the autumn of 2018 and the spring of 2019 - the timetable Sturgeon has proposed.

Author: 0 Trump, Putin look to work together on Syria

It will be the third publicly announced conversation between Trump and Putin, who first spoke after Trump's inauguration in January and then after an April 3 bombing in the St. The two leaders also talked about what both sides called a "dangerous situation" as North Korea continues missile tests in defiance of global agreements.

Global Media It's Villains vs Villains in New Gotham Trailer
Author: 0 It's Villains vs Villains in New Gotham Trailer

He held Harvey ( Donal Logue ) hostage, but Fox saved him. We are really starting to see just how much sway The Court has within the daily ongoings in Gotham . She tortures a thug, but some insane sword-wielding ninja kills everyone except her and Tabatha ( Jessica Lucas ), who get away. This scene was bananas.

Global Media Famed Swiss climber Ueli Steck killed near Mount Everest
Author: 0 Famed Swiss climber Ueli Steck killed near Mount Everest

The vastly-experienced Ueli Steck was killed after falling at the foot of Mount Nuptse, in the Everest region of the country, during preparations to climb the world's highest mountain. He won the prestigious Piolet D'or award, mountaineering's highest honor, twice in 2009 and 2014. Steck was known for his speed and versatility. Ten years before his tragic death, Ueli almost died on the south face of Annapurna in Nepal.

Global Media Macron on risky hunt for blue-collar votes against Le Pen
Author: 0 Macron on risky hunt for blue-collar votes against Le Pen

French centrist presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron , 2nd right, poses for a picture after a visit at the Raymond Poincare hospital in Garches, outside Paris , France, Tuesday, April 25, 2017. Le Pen follows in the footsteps of her father Jean-Marie, who made it through to the 2002 presidential run-off in what was a political natural disaster for France.

Global Media White House says invitation to Filipino leader is mostly about North Korea
Author: 0 White House says invitation to Filipino leader is mostly about North Korea

While this has understandably been criticized by various human rights groups, it is now being condemned by state officials, who were apparently blindsided by Trump's invitation. "By effectively endorsing Duterte's murderous "war on drugs", Trump has made himself morally complicit in future killings", he said. A date for the proposed meeting has yet to be confirmed.

Global Media Germany vows to probe far-right activity in armed forces
Author: 0 Germany vows to probe far-right activity in armed forces

Federal prosecutors, who handle terrorism cases, have taken over the investigation against the soldier, whose case came to light after he was caught with a loaded gun at the Vienna airport in February. The freaky case touches on two sensitive issues in Germany: the right-wing extremism that occasionally plagues the country, and the turmoil surrounding the influx of more than a million migrants, many from the war in Syria, since 2015.

Author: 0 THAAD Missile System In South Korea Is Now Operational, US Says

It became operational on Monday and is able "to intercept North Korean missiles and defend the Republic of Korea [South Korea]", according to US Forces Korea spokesman Col. The US and South Korea also held their largest so far joint military exercises in the past two months, while the USS Carl Vinson nuclear aircraft carrier task group has arrived in the waters off the peninsula for joint drills with the South Korean military.

Author: 0 China 'putting pressure' on North Korea, says Trump

It said: "The large territory that is the United States has been entirely exposed to our pre-emptive nuclear strike means". Amid the tumult in Washington, the USS Vinson aircraft carrier finally arrived at the Korean Peninsula on Saturday and began drills with its South Korean navy counterparts.

Global Media Philippines: Trump called Duterte to affirm alliance
Author: 0 Philippines: Trump called Duterte to affirm alliance

President Rodrigo Duterte and several foreign leaders gathered in Sofitel Philippine Plaza Manila on Saturday evening for a gala dinner hosted by the Philippines during the 30th Association of the Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Summit. He also described Trump's predecessor, President Barack Obama, as a "son of a bitch", causing the White House to cancel planned bilateral talks. Separately, Trump also held telephonic conversations with the leaders of Thailand and Singapore on Sunday to ...

Global Media Arkansas carries out double execution
Author: 0 Arkansas carries out double execution

Associated Press reporter Andrew DeMillo, who witnessed the execution, stated that he saw Jones' lip move for around one to two minutes after the start of the exectuion. Jones ate fried chicken, potato logs with tartar sauce, beef jerky bites, three candy bars, a chocolate milkshake and fruit punch. Williams requested three piece of fried chicken, potato logs with ketchup, nachos with chili cheese and jalapenos, and two Mountain Dews.

Author: 0 'Angry' Petr Cech hurting after Arsenal lose at Tottenham

This whole season has confirmed that Spurs are moving in the right direction and Kane said that the club's development in all aspects gave him heart. "But we're thinking about trying to get that title and we'll see what happens". "It was a massive game in so many different ways - we showed from the start we wanted to win more than them, and that we want to stay in the title race".

Author: 0 Trump says North Korea's Kim Jong-un is a 'pretty smart cookie'

The North makes no secret of its intention to develop a nuclear weapons system capable of striking the United States mainland. He said Mr Trump had "made clear that he is going to resolve this issue one way or the other, and what we prefer to do is to work with others, China included, to resolve this situation short of military action".

Global Media Tim Farron confronted by angry pensioner in Kidlington during visit
Author: 0 Tim Farron confronted by angry pensioner in Kidlington during visit

Baker revealed that for the first time ever, he wouldn't be voting Labour and would instead be voting for Theresa May. Baker and Farron reportedly made up following the heated moment, and Farron later tweeted that he was "happy to meet and debate with anyone", but the incident demonstrates the challenges the Lib Dems will face in trying to win over traditionally Labour- or Tory-leaning voters who may have supported Brexit .

Author: 0 For Trump in White House, conflicts of interest range widely

Naturally, an uproar ensued thereafter but it was unknown to this day how Ivanka reacted to hearing her father make these lewd comments. It was my mother, unapologetically feminine in a male industry, who first embodied and defined for me what it meant to be a multidimensional woman- a woman who works at all aspects of her life.