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Author: 0 Family devastated at death of 'vivacious' Eilidh, 14, in concert blast

The teen, from the island of Barra, was not in touch with her parents but has since been found in a serious condition at a Manchester hospital. In the Scottish Parliament on Wednesday, First Minister Nicola Sturgeon told MSPs that Police Scotland family liaison officers were providing support to the MacIntyre and MacLeod families.

Global Media Kyrie Irving's 42 points spark Cavs' comeback win over Celtics
Author: 0 Kyrie Irving's 42 points spark Cavs' comeback win over Celtics

James waited for Irving to re-tie his laces tighter, then fed him in the low post for another lay in. Love also set a career playoff mark by grabbing 17 rebounds. "I'm saying to myself, 'They can not tie up this series, '" Irving explained later. Somehow, with the deck stacked against them and their backs against the wall, the Celtics snuck away with the win in Game 3.

Author: 0 UK investigates 'network' of alleged Manchester attackers

Cheshire Police confirmed that one of its female officers died while off-duty at the concert but have not named her. Hashem Abedi, the alleged attacker's brother, confessed that he and Salman Abedi were both members of the Islamic State extremist movement, according to a statement by Libyan special forces on Facebook .

Author: 0 Trump's ex-adviser Flynn will not honor Senate subpoena

Not only did he remain loyal to President Trump; he indicated that he and the president were still in communication. Former FBI Director James Comey has agreed to testify before the Senate intelligence committee after Memorial Day. Chaffetz has scheduled a hearing on Comey's firing next Wednesday, although it's not clear if Comey will testify. The House intelligence committee is asking for more government documents - this time about the ouster of FBI Director Jim Comey and ...

Author: 0 Indian PM Modi hopes for 'viable Palestine'

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas arrived in New Delhi late on Sunday for a four-day trip, which is seen as a diplomatic balancing act by India as Prime Minister Narendra Modi prepares to visit Israel in the coming few weeks. Ninety per cent of hunger striking Palestinian prisoners being held in Israel's Nafha prison have seen their health deteriorate significantly, the strikers media committee revealed in a statement.

Global Media Meeting The Pope An 'Honor Of A Lifetime'
Author: 0 Meeting The Pope An 'Honor Of A Lifetime'

The leaders also exchanged gifts. Pope Francis then gave the President a small sculptured olive tree and told him through the interpreter that it symbolised peace. "A person who thinks only about building walls, wherever they may be, and not building bridges, is not Christian ", Francis said. "But we had a good exchange (on) the difficulty of balancing addressing climate change, responses to climate change, and ensuring that you still have a thriving economy and you can still offer ...

Author: 0 Death Toll from Ariana Grande Concert Bombing Could Rise

The United Kingdom's terror threat level was raised to its highest level after the attack , and almost 1000 soldiers were deployed to help police monitor high-priority areas, particularly in London . While the suicide bomber Salman Abedi was born in Britain, his mother and emigrated from their native Libya before the family wound up in Manchester .

Author: 0 Trump meets Pope, calls it an 'honour'

The Vatican's secretary of state urged the president to uphold the USA commitment to the Paris Climate Agreement, an global pact to combat climate change. "Potica?" Francis asked Melania , in a reference to a calorie-laden cake that comes from her native Slovenia and is pronounced "potteezza". But previous administration officials who helped orchestrate meetings between United States presidents and the Pope said that high-level Catholic staffers who expressed interest in attending the ...

Author: 0 Eight-year-old attack victim a 'beautiful little girl'

Grande is scheduled to perform six dates in Australia and New Zealand in September. Investigators on Tuesday identified 22-year-old Salman Abedi as the suspected suicide bomber . Officials are examining Abedi's trips to Libya as they piece together his allegiances and try to foil any new potential threats. The Libyan anti-terror force that arrested the men said in a statement that the brother, Hashim Abedi, 18, confessed that he and his brother were linked to the Islamic State group and ...

Global Media U.S., Russian Federation military increase communication in skies over Syria
Author: 0 U.S., Russian Federation military increase communication in skies over Syria

Air Force in the Middle East, told reporters. Some 3,000 to 4,000 Islamic State fighters are thought to be holed up in Raqqa facing an anticipated assault and drawing US -led coalition air strikes against them. Russian Federation is a staunch ally of Assad and conducts airstrikes against targets in the country to help Syrian government forces fight militant groups.

Author: 0 No Medicaid cuts in Trump budget? Really?

But the budget does feature a major domestic initiative - a six-week paid parental leave program headed by Ivanka Trump that would be designed and financed by the states through cuts to unemployment insurance, at a projected cost of $25 billion over the next 10 years.

Global Media Reporter Says He Was 'Body-Slammed' By US House Candidate
Author: 0 Reporter Says He Was 'Body-Slammed' By US House Candidate

Republicans are well aware that Democrats would take a win-or even a close loss-in Montana as a sign that they can further expand their map into red districts. The series of Trump-related crises - notably the deepening probe into his campaign's ties with Russian Federation - and concerns over the Republican health bill have given Quist the momentum, Johnson said.

Author: 0 Syrian regime confirms US-led coalition airstrike

While U.S. forces have engaged with ISIS fighters - including a month ago at Al Tanf - they have not previously been reported to have directly engaged with elements of the Syrian regime or militias allied with it. The U.S. -backed forces in that area are fighting against Islamic State militants. A road between Iraq and Syria would facilitate further assistance from Iran, which is a strong backer of Assad .

Global Media Philippines Leader Declares Martial Law on Southern Island as Fighting Rages
Author: 0 Philippines Leader Declares Martial Law on Southern Island as Fighting Rages

But in Davao, Mayor Sara Duterte, the president's daughter, on Tuesday ordered police to put up more checkpoints and advised those intending to come to the city to postpone their plans, unless they had pressing matters to attend to. Hapilon, the man whom Philippine soldiers had sought at the start of the operation, "allegedly served as deputy or second in command for the foreign terrorist organization, Abu Sayyaf Group", according to the Federal Bureau of Investigation.

Author: 0 Iran's Zarif scorns Trump after speech, arms deal

Trump visited Israel and the West Bank Monday and Tuesday. Speaking with Mr Netanyahu after his arrival in Israel, he emphasised the US-Israel allegiance. Trump's Riyadh visit kicked off his first presidential trip overseas, with Saudi Arabia the first stop on a nine-day journey through the Middle East and Europe.

Author: 0 Trump Did Not Once Mention a Palestinian State

A Palestinian protest against Trump's visit, and over conditions in Israeli prisons, turned into a riot on Monday at the Qalandia checkpoint in the West Bank, close to Jerusalem . Trump's election lifted hopes among Israeli right-wingers and ultranationalists that Washington would shelve talk about the two-state solution and look the other way as vast settlement expansion took place in the West Bank.

Author: 0 Pope Francis risks joke about Donald Trump's size

Francis also gave Trump a signed copy of his 2017 peace message whose title is "Nonviolence - A Style of Politics for Peace", and a copy of his 2015 encyclical letter on the need to protect the environment from the effects of climate change .

Global Media Trump assures Israel Iran won't have nuclear weapons
Author: 0 Trump assures Israel Iran won't have nuclear weapons

US President Donald Trump on Tuesday condemned the "evil losers" behind a bomb blast at a pop concert in Britain that killed 22 people, as the attack overshadowed his trip to Israel and the Palestinian territories. The official briefed on Sunday's meeting said the package includes building permits for Palestinians in Area C that has largely been off limits to Palestinian development until now.

Author: 0 Indian forces target UNMOGIP vehicle along LoC: ISPR

However, Pakistan Army today dismissed as "false" India's assertion that it decimated a Pakistan Army post in the Naushera sector. In a tweet, Col Rathore said, the Army carries out punitive fire strikes across LoC to prevent infiltration.

Author: 0 Manchester bomber had 'proven' links to Islamic State, authorities say

Before the Manchester attacks , Prime Minister Theresa May had said that Britain would continue to share intelligence with the U.S. and that she had confidence in the relationship between the two countries. Prime Minister Theresa May will chair a meeting of the Government's Cobra emergency committee in Whitehall on Thursday morning, said Downing Street.

Author: 0 Congress hearings show no Trump campaign-Russia collusion: White House official

Sir Walter Scott's epic admonition, "Oh, what a web we weave when first we practice to deceive", perfectly describes the furor over President Trump's firing of FBI Director James Comey . While the department declined to "confirm or deny that Mr. Mueller's former firm represents an individual or individuals who are within the scope of the Special Counsel appointment", it said "the department's ethics experts have considered the relevant issues and determined that Mr.

Global Media Manchester will pull together as one, says Mourinho
Author: 0 Manchester will pull together as one, says Mourinho

If United fall to Ajax , they will miss out on Champions League play for the third time in the past four years. A long, arduous continental campaign comes to a conclusion on Wednesday evening as Jose Mourinho's men take on Ajax at Stockholm's Friends Arena .

Author: 0 Iranian president calls U.S. relations 'a curvy road'

Following Iran's decision to hold on to diplomacy in the recent presidential election, President Donald Trump vowed to work with Saudi Arabia to undermine the nation. He struck a confrontational tone towards Tehran - one which had been avoided by his White House predecessor, Barack Obama - accusing Iran of funding and arming extremist militants in Lebanon, Iraq and Yemen.

Author: 0 ISIS-linked Militants Siege Philippine City, Take Hostages

It was potentially two gaffes for the price of one on President Donald Trump 's call with Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte last month. It is thought that the gunmen belong to at least two groups linked to ISIS, Abu Sayyaf and Maute.

Author: 0 Manchester attacker 'likely' travelled to Syria: French minister

There has been considerable police activity around Manchester since the bombing . Greater Manchester Police Chief Constable Ian Hopkins did not comment any further "to respect the family's wishes" at a press conference earlier. Sources said the family are from Cheshire. He said the man, in his 40s, is named Adel and has a wife and several children. They will replace armed police as Operation Temperer takes effect Wednesday.

Author: 0 Ariana Grande Postpones World Tour After Manchester Concert Attack

A Libyan anti-terror force that arrested the brother of the alleged Manchester bomber says he had links to the Islamic State extremist group and was aware of his brother's plans. Although the LIFG disbanded, Haroun says the father now belongs to the Salafi Jihadi movement, the most extreme sect of Salafism from which al-Qaida and Daesh both hail.

Author: 0 In Jerusalem and Bethlehem, Parsing What Trump Left Unsaid

The president continued his lengthy overseas trip today, ending his stay in Israel and a visit to the West Bank. What's more, peace advocates across ethnic and ideological lines have struggled to come up with ways any American president, of any political persuasion, can shift growing skepticism among both Israelis and Palestinians as to whether a two-state solution is achievable.

Author: 0 House intelligence committee Democrat says panel to subpoena Flynn

Earlier this week, Flynn's lawyer said the former national security adviser would invoke his Fifth Amendment rights against self-incrimination in not complying with subpoenas from Senate investigators. Also Wednesday, the FBI told a House committee that it would not be complying with a Wednesday deadline to turn over memos written by former FBI Director James Comey detailing his discussions with President Donald Trump .

Author: 0 Manchester bomber had 'proven' links to Islamic State, says minister

Ariana Grande's mum escorted fans at her daughter's Manchester concert to safety after the terrorist attack there on Monday night. The French minister, who took office only last week, added: "At the moment we only know what British investigators have told us".

Global Media Police make three more arrests in Manchester concert attack
Author: 0 Police make three more arrests in Manchester concert attack

The 22-year-old man, Salman Abedi , a British citizen of Libyan descent, had returned from the North African nation shortly before he carried out the bombing late Monday evening, The Times reported . The Associated Press reports the brothers' father, Ramadan Abedi, was also arrested in Libya but did not say why. The first victim to be named in the aftermath of the Manchester attack was 18-year-old Georgina Callander.

Global Media Trump Denounces Manchester Attack As Work Of 'Evil Losers'
Author: 0 Trump Denounces Manchester Attack As Work Of 'Evil Losers'

Trump said that he arrived in Israel directly from Saudi Arabia, where his meetings with King Salman and Arab leaders inspired him with hopes. "Our commitment is to cooperate with you in order to make peace and forge a historic peace deal with the Israelis ", Abbas added.

Global Media Abbas meeting reveals no details on reviving peace talks
Author: 0 Abbas meeting reveals no details on reviving peace talks

Trumps visit to Bethlehem comes after his meeting with Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Monday following the US-Arab-Islamic summit in Riyadh. Trump again vowed that he was "personally committed" to helping the two sides reach a deal to end the decades-old conflict. "Ultimately there isn't a single concession the Palestinians can make now that would lead towards a peace deal", Baconi saod.

Global Media DAY TWO: Trump Meets Abbas, Visits Holocaust & Israel Museum
Author: 0 DAY TWO: Trump Meets Abbas, Visits Holocaust & Israel Museum

Husam Zumlot told i24NEWS. We can't stand a moment longer for the slaughter of innocent people - and in today's attack, it was mostly innocent children. "Making peace, however, will not be easy", Trump, who assumed the presidency in January, said of the seven-decade conflict. The president and Kushner visited one side, while the first daughter and first lady visited a portion of the site reserved for women.

Global Media Russian Federation 'brazenly interfered in our election — Ex CIA Chief
Author: 0 Russian Federation 'brazenly interfered in our election — Ex CIA Chief

Suspicious contacts between members of the Trump campaign and Russian officials in 2016 prompted the Central Intelligence Agency to trigger an FBI investigation that has thrown this White House into an unrelenting crisis. Trump's presidency. However, Brennan made clear he had been alarmed by the extent of contacts between the Trump team and Moscow. "They try to suborn individuals and they try to get individuals, including United States persons, to act on their behalf either wittingly or ...

Author: 0 Donald Trump to launch panel to investigate voter fraud

But Kobach won't be leaving his post in Kansas. She says the group plans to complete its work with a report to the president by 2018. The commission will dissolve 30 days after it submits the report. Nothing has been produced that even remotely would support such a claim nor, in fact, that there is indeed a problem with widespread voter fraud. Vice President Mike Pence will head the group, called the "Presidential Commission on Election Integrity".

Author: 0 Angela Merkel's CDU 'seizes key state from rivals'

A win for the CDU in North Rhine-Westphalia will give serious momentum to Merkel and her party in the lead-up to the German national election in September. The CDU won 33 per cent, up from 26.3 per cent in 2012, according to projections on public broadcaster ARD. Germany's right-wing nationalist party, Alternative für Deutschland, won a little over 7% of Sunday's vote and will therefore have representation in the NRW parliament.

Author: 0 Trump says he never mentioned Israel to Russians

Trump also promised American help to renew long-stalled Israeli-Palestinian peace talks. Speaking in Jerusalem , he said Iran had negotiated a "fantastic deal" with his predecessor, Barack Obama, winning "a lifeline and prosperity". Trump then shook hands with a short receiving line of religious leaders and other dignitaries. Trump gave Netanyahu the same warning he gave Saudi King Salman, that Iran can not be allowed nuclear capabilities and its aggression must not go unchecked.

Author: 0 Donald Trump says 'evil losers' were behind Manchester attack

Trump briefly commented on last night's deadly attack at a concert in Manchester, England, sending condolences to the families of those "innocent people, attractive young people" who were killed. He added that after his meetings with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu , "I can tell you he wants peace". The White House said Trump, who called May from Jerusalem, offered USA assistance in the investigation of the attack at a packed pop concert in Manchester.

Global Media Minister says Manchester bomber likely did not act alone, criticises USA leaks
Author: 0 Minister says Manchester bomber likely did not act alone, criticises USA leaks

Meanwhile, eight-year-old Saffie Roussos, 15-year-old Olivia Campbell, 28-year-old John Atkinson, 18-year-old Georgina Callander and 32-year-old Kelly Brewster are among the first of the 22 victims of the attack to be named. In an interview with the AP before his arrest, Ramadan Abedi said his 23-year-old son, Ismail, had been arrested Tuesday, as well. Neighbors recalled him as a tall, thin young man who often wore traditional Islamic dress and did not talk much.

Author: 0 Comey Less Popular Than Trump in New Poll

The poll also found that voters are more concerned than the media was, about who has been leaking information out of the White House. An additional 16 percent said they either don't know or have no opinion. Meanwhile, 37 percent approve of Mr. Trump's job as president and 55 percent disapprove. And while the poll also found that 59% of voters believe Trump to be dishonest, Mallory asserted that "by far the most alarming determination is that [voters believe] President Trump is abusing his ...

Author: 0 Comey 'ready' to talk to special counsel in Russian Federation probe

The White House offered no comment on the reported calls Trump made to Coats and Rogers. Mr Comey reportedly wrote a memo following a meeting with the president on 14 February that revealed Mr Trump asked him to close an investigation into Mr Flynn's actions.

Author: 0 I never mentioned Israel to Russian officials

The announcement came from the World Bank President Jim Yong Kim as the Trump family visited Saudi Arabia . Haley also said she believed the US Embassy in Tel Aviv should be moved to Jerusalem . The president then meets with Palestinian leaders, but officials said he will offer no specific peace plan. "It is a government that speaks openly of mass murder, vowing the destruction of Israel, death to America, and ruin for many leaders and nations in this room".

Global Media The Pope meets Donald Trump at the Vatican
Author: 0 The Pope meets Donald Trump at the Vatican

While President Trump flashed a wide grin, the Pope offered only a modest smile - his demeanor, business-like. When asked about his discussion with Francis , Trump said it had gone very well. The CNN story notes that while senior White House officials claimed the Vatican is strict on admittance into its talks, "previous administration officials who helped orchestrate meetings between U.S.

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