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Author: 0 White House Offers Huntsman Job as Russian Ambassador

A source close to the administration told Politico that it is a "bit freaky because he was so anti-Trump past year". Huntsman is in the process of submitting the paperwork so he can fully accept, Politico reported. was in discussions regarding the position at the end of February, with sources saying Huntsman Jr. had met with Secretary of State Rex Tillerson about filling the role.

Author: 0 Barca looking for miracle against PSG

The goal was also confirmed by the goal-line technology. It was with nearly the last kick of the game that Sergi Roberto scored from close range to knock Paris Saint-Germain out and make Champions League history. Luis Enrique's side were three goals up within 50 minutes and did not allow Cavani's intervention to foil their bid for a slice of history, Neymar scoring twice before setting up Roberto in astonishing scenes, the second leg ultimately finishing 6-1.

Global Media Ajmer blast case: NIA court acquits Swami Aseemanand, convicts three
Author: 0 Ajmer blast case: NIA court acquits Swami Aseemanand, convicts three

Devendra Gupta, Bhavesh Patel and Sunil Joshi, who was murdered in December 2007, were convicted under various sections of the Indian Penal Code, the Explosive Substances Act and the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act. Among those acquitted were Harshad Solanki, Lokesh Sharma, Mehul Kumar, Mukesh Vasani, Bharat Bhai and Chandrashekar, he said, adding Chandrashekhar is out on bail while others are in judicial custody.

Global Media Trump bans Brits from the White House
Author: 0 Trump bans Brits from the White House

Birmingham's Briarwood Christian School took a trip to visit the White House on a standard tour. It also coincided with Melania Trump's promised mission in office, as the first lady previously said "women's issues, women's difficulties" will be among the top priorities her office would focus on during her tenure in the White House.

Global Media Trump met with Russian Ambassador during election campaign
Author: 0 Trump met with Russian Ambassador during election campaign

US President Donald Trump met with the Russian Ambassador during the US presidential election campaign, the Huffington Post reported . The questions about the Trump campaign's Russian ties arose early in the election and have continued to dog the Trump administration in the six weeks since he took office.

Author: 0 Britain's Johnson backs two-state solution on Mideast trip

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas, right, shakes hands with Britain's Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson during their meeting, in the West Bank city of Ramallah , Wednesday, March 8, 2017. "Israel has first and foremost an absolute right to live in security, and the people of Israel deserve to be safe from terrorism", Johnson said, stressing Britain's "rock-like" support of the country.

Global Media Video appears to show Kim Jong-Nam's son in hiding
Author: 0 Video appears to show Kim Jong-Nam's son in hiding

The claims were made in a video posted online by a shadowy group named after a mythical horse in Korean folklore that claims to have rescued and protected the family since the killing. Now, with his father gone, some believe that Kim Han-sol, who belongs to the "Baekdu hyeoltong" - North Korea's ruling family bloodline - may be a contender for the throne.

Global Media U.S. rebuffs China over N.Korea talks
Author: 0 U.S. rebuffs China over N.Korea talks

Pacific Commander Admiral Harry Harris. More specifically, he proposed that North Korea could suspend its nuclear and missile activities in exchange for a halt in joint military drills conducted by South Korea and the US. The four ballistic missiles fired Monday morning were launched by a military unit "tasked to strike the bases of the USA imperialist aggressor forces in Japan", the KCNA report said.

Global Media Israel Passes a Travel Ban of Its Own
Author: 0 Israel Passes a Travel Ban of Its Own

The Knesset voted 46-28 in favor of the ban. The new law aims to exclude activists and backers of the boycott, divestment and sanctions movement, or BDS, which supporters say is a nonviolent way to promote the Palestinian struggle for independence.

Global Media Narendra Modi gifts eight national highways to poll-bound Gujarat
Author: 0 Narendra Modi gifts eight national highways to poll-bound Gujarat

Modi said. Modi came to meet our mother Hiraba and other family members, Modi's younger brother Pankaj said. Modi said there was need for I-ways apart from highways and his government would lay a network of optical fibre in the country. The bridge will be lit by more than 400 LED lights.The bridge is part of National Highways Authority of India's project for six laning of Ahmedabad-Mumbai section of NH-8 (total length of 6.745 Km between km.192 to km.198.745.) in Baruch district of Gujarat.

Global Media Modern Warfare Remastered to Receive Call of Duty 4's Variety Map Pack
Author: 0 Modern Warfare Remastered to Receive Call of Duty 4's Variety Map Pack

And in 2014-2015, I also spent much of that year playing COD 4: Modern Warfare and other classic COD games because I was so disinterested in Advanced Warfare , which was the then-new game. So it's not really doing either of those things, though Activision is in fact making Modern Warfare Remastered better by adding new maps. For those who have purchased the "Infinite Warfare" season pass, they will still have to cough up the additional $14.99 to get the Variety Map Pack , according to ...

Global Media UCD leads way in world rankings as Trinity slides
Author: 0 UCD leads way in world rankings as Trinity slides

Higher Education Minister Datuk Seri Idris Jusoh congratulated the universities for their "stellar performance" in this year's Rankings by Subject. Apart from that it is ranked 21st for physics and astronomy, 33rd for mathematics, 40th for natural sciences, 43rd for hospitality and leisure management, 44th for modern languages, and 48th for computer science.

Global Media OH lawmakers react to President Trump's fine-tuned travel ban
Author: 0 OH lawmakers react to President Trump's fine-tuned travel ban

For 90 days, visas will not be issued to people from Iran , Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria , and Yemen . For one, the new restrictions do not go into effect until March 16, giving travelers 10 days to prepare for the changes. They argue the revised order violates the 1965 Immigration and Nationality Act, the Religious Freedom Restoration Act, the Administrative Procedure Act, and the Constitution's establishment, due process, and equal protection clauses.

Global Media Portion of interstate still closed due to wildfire
Author: 0 Portion of interstate still closed due to wildfire

The stretch of I-75 known as Alligator Alley is closed between the Golden Gate Parkway exit (which is mile marker 105) east to State Road 29 (mile marker 80), the Florida Highway Patrol said, because of flames and smoke near the highway. Eastbound traffic will take Golden Gate Parkway (Exit 105) to Tamiami Trail (U.S. 41). Turn left onto eastbound US-41. Take eastbound United States 41 to SR 29.

Global Media Majority of Americans want independent probe into Trump-Russia ties, poll finds
Author: 0 Majority of Americans want independent probe into Trump-Russia ties, poll finds

It seemed completely obvious, although circumstantial, that something is up regarding Russian Federation and the Trump administration. In a February press conference, Trump insisted that the issue of Russian Federation was "a ruse". Former Press Secretary Josh Earnest said it best when he claimed, "the bigger the scandal, the more outrageous the tweet ". Now Mr Trump is making spy claims - namely that Barack Obama wire-tapped his phone.

Global Media Manhunt in Germany after youth kills boy, uploads video
Author: 0 Manhunt in Germany after youth kills boy, uploads video

He mentioned using "torture" to get the woman's bank details and pin number. "The victim and the suspect lived next door to each other", a police spokesman told the press, adding that they would not yet speculate on the man's motive. According to the report, Marcel H. entered a chat room following the alleged killing and held his bloody hands up to a webcam. Police have not detailed exactly what the images showed.

Global Media First draft of South China Sea Code of Conduct ready
Author: 0 First draft of South China Sea Code of Conduct ready

Relations between the Asian neighbours, the world's second and third biggest economies, have always been strained by arguments over their wartime history and a territorial dispute in the East China Sea over a group of uninhabited islands, among other issues.

Global Media This Is Why I Think 'Logan' Raises The Bar For Superhero Movies
Author: 0 This Is Why I Think 'Logan' Raises The Bar For Superhero Movies

I have no idea what this grand connection between films might be, though there are 40 years of X-Men comic book crossover history to pull from at this point. Charles Xavier is just as broken as Logan is. Jackman was not always the first choice to play the part of Wolverine . After all, you won't necessarily want to go see Deadpool v Cyclops: Dawn of Chimichangas if X-Men 7: Maggot Goes to Prom sucks, now will you ? "And I was so moved by it, much more moved than I had been the ...

Global Media Woman and two children dead after fire in Dublin apartment
Author: 0 Woman and two children dead after fire in Dublin apartment

Her two-year-old daughter was also killed while her four year old son is in a critical condition in Our Lady's Hospital, Crumlin. There are four apartments in the block where the fire broke out and the charity uses another six apartments in the secure complex, with up to 40 women and children living there.

Global Media Palm Desert star Scott Burcham leads Israel to WBC victory
Author: 0 Palm Desert star Scott Burcham leads Israel to WBC victory

The top three seeds from each pool, which Israel has already clinched, are granted entries to the 2021 tournament. However, this will be easily Israel's steepest test in the tournament yet. Israel is now practically guaranteed a spot in the second round of the WBC. Japan built a 7-1 lead through five innings and then withstood a late offensive surge from Cuba to pick up an impressive win in the battle between the traditional baseball powers.

Author: 0 House GOP finally puts out its plan

But they failed for years to coalesce around an alternative. Young adults under the age of 26 will still be able to be covered by their parents' plan . "Our goal is to bring down the cost of insurance for working families and middle class families across this country", said Jordan. Not long after, Trump appeared to be making good on his promise, tweeting at Sen.

Global Media Saudi Arabia technology fund hungry for ARM
Author: 0 Saudi Arabia technology fund hungry for ARM

The newspaper said that the Abu Dhabi state-backed investment group Mubadala, from which the SoftBank Vision Fund is seeking a financial commitment, had expressed interest in owning part of ARM . In the post-Brexit climate, concerns were raised about "selling the crown jewels" of the British tech sector to a foreign investor. As part of the acquisition, SoftBank pledged to double Arm's UK-based workforce by 2020 and keep its headquarters in the United Kingdom, to signify its commitment to ...

Global Media Sessions Defends His Answer About Not Meeting With Russians
Author: 0 Sessions Defends His Answer About Not Meeting With Russians

Blumenthal finally asked Rosenstein, "If you decline to name a special prosecutor, will you commit to come before this committee and explain why?" According to CNN , Sessions argues that although he met with Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak during the 2016 presidential campaign, it was in his capacity as a senator, not as a surrogate.

Global Media 2 dead, several injured in mass stabbing in English city of Wolverhampton
Author: 0 2 dead, several injured in mass stabbing in English city of Wolverhampton

A woman, believed to be in her 30s, died at the scene while a second woman, aged in her 50s, was left critically ill. A police officer received minor injuries after the attack was interrupted. A spokesman for the service said one of the injured has been transferred to a major trauma centre. Sean Delaney, who lives on the ground floor of the block where the incident happened, told the Wolverhampton Express & Star that police ordered him outside.

Global Media Yasay after CA rejection: 'Now I can have time for a haircut'
Author: 0 Yasay after CA rejection: 'Now I can have time for a haircut'

Earlier this year, special envoy to the U.S Babe Romualdez said that there could be at least 310,000 Filipinos up for deportation. He said soon after he took office in June that he preferred to appoint Senator Alan Cayetano, who ran with him as his candidate for vice-president but lost to Liberal Party candidate Leni Robredo, as foreign secretary.

Global Media Iraqi Army Liberates Strategically Important Infrastructure in Mosul
Author: 0 Iraqi Army Liberates Strategically Important Infrastructure in Mosul

They saw the jagged remains of what appeared to have been an ancient Assyrian bull statue and fragments from cuneiform tablets. Military officials had said that Rapid Response troops, an elite interior ministry division, recaptured the provincial government headquarters on Tuesday, as well as the central bank branch and the museum where militants filmed themselves destroying priceless statues in 2015.

Global Media Ed Sheeran heading to Winnipeg this summer
Author: 0 Ed Sheeran heading to Winnipeg this summer

Multiple Grammy award-winning musician Ed Sheeran will play at Scottrade Center in St. Louis on Sunday, Sept., 17, promoters announced this morning. Tickets ($35.35-95) go on sale to the general public at 10 a.m. March 17. Sheeran's concerts are known for their simplicity and musical wizardry: a solitary man on stage with a guitar and loop pedal.

Global Media British's Theresa May sacks top Conservative over Brexit rebellion
Author: 0 British's Theresa May sacks top Conservative over Brexit rebellion

The amended bill empowering May to begin Brexit is due to go before parliament again next week and the government has said it plans to trigger the two-year European Union divorce proceedings by the end of this month. The former Tory deputy prime minister lost his job as Government adviser after he joined 12 other Conservative peers who last night voted to give Parliament final approval on the deal the United Kingdom secures when quitting the EU.

Global Media South Korean Court to Decide President Park's Fate on Friday
Author: 0 South Korean Court to Decide President Park's Fate on Friday

If the court rules against her, she would be the first democratically elected South Korean leader to be ousted from office.That would also trigger an election for a new president within 60 days. Park would then be subject to indictment and detention as she loses the immunities as head of state. Among the prominent names linked to the wide-ranging scandal is Samsung Vice Chairman Lee Jae-yong, who is accused of paying tens of billions of dollars to ensure state backing for a merger of ...

Global Media Analyzing Israel's Upset Over South Korea In 2017 World Baseball Classic
Author: 0 Analyzing Israel's Upset Over South Korea In 2017 World Baseball Classic

Taipei went on to mount rallies in the 6th and 9th innings, but Israel's aggressive offense overwhelmed six Taiwanese pitchers, blasting 20 hits, including two home runs, three doubles, and a triple. Israel is 41 in the world rankings, while Korea is third and Chinese Taipei is fourth. Chinese Taipei would battle back, making it 6-3, but the bullpen could not hold in order for them to get closer, as Israel added a five run seventh inning to their tally.

Author: 0 Women and girls, every day

Millions of women took to the streets to protest misogyny, inequality, and oppression. International Women's Day, which had been celebrated since in 1908, will have a slightly different twist this year. For UNESCO, the main engine for change rests on education, training, and the possibility given to all girls and women of pursuing careers in research, politics and culture.

Global Media China's February trade report
Author: 0 China's February trade report

The wider than expected trade deficit will have a negative impact on first-quarter GDP growth, although this is likely to be have been factored in already given the wider goods deficit reported earlier. Imports surged as economic activity recovers and commodity prices increase, he added. Imports jumped 44.7 percent while exports rose 4.2 percent in February in yuan terms, the customs administration said Wednesday.

Global Media Louis Tomlinson battery case handed to Los Angeles City Attorney
Author: 0 Louis Tomlinson battery case handed to Los Angeles City Attorney

Stars including Good Morning Britain host Piers Morgan, and Hollywood actor Alec Baldwin, who urged Louis to employ a bodyguard. The former One Direction star was arrested after an altercation with a photographer and two women. Jesy Nelson explained, "I just think that sometimes people can forget that you're a human being". When she noticed she is being filmed she grinned and said she is planning to press charges (on Louis).

Author: 0 Mattis Reassures Israeli Defense Chief on US Military Assistance

We may be hearing more on this latest development soon as Lieberman is due to meet with top USA administration officials this week in Washington. In December, before President Donald Trump took office, Liberman said that he was wary of the new president's declared desire to pull back from the Middle East.

Global Media South Africa revokes ICC withdrawal
Author: 0 South Africa revokes ICC withdrawal

The Southern African Litigation Centre (SALC) said on Wednesday the Pre-Trial Chamber of the ICC had granted the centre's application to make submissions on South Africa's failure to arrest Al-Bashir. Al-Bashir was allowed to leave South Africa even though a local court ordered authorities to arrest him. The Supreme Court of Appeal (SCA) found that South Africa had been inconsistent with its own law by not arresting al-Bashir.

Global Media Arnold Schwarzenegger: Trump is 'in love with me'
Author: 0 Arnold Schwarzenegger: Trump is 'in love with me'

Since then, Schwarzenegger has shown a bit more willingness to back Trump's policies, suggesting that the original Muslim ban's problem was that it was "hasty" (and not that it was racist), but Trump still inexplicably feels the need to get into little feuds with him.

Global Media One Dutch snowboarder killed, two missing in French Alps
Author: 0 One Dutch snowboarder killed, two missing in French Alps

The avalanche risk at Tignes was said to be four on a scale of five, and part of the resort had been closed to skiers. A rescue effort was launched for the "Le Seuil" zone of the skiing area soon after, but the snowy conditions and danger of more avalanches made it very hard and risky, Chaboissier said.

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