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Author: 0 GOP House candidate who assaulted reporter wins Montana election

Greg Gianforte , the Republican businessman facing charges for assaulting a reporter and body-slamming him to the ground, won the special election in Montana for an open congressional seat. "Yesterday's events serve as another wake up call to all Montanans and Americans that we must restore civility in politics and governing, and demand more from people who hold the public's trust", Bullock said.

Global Media President Trump Urges NATO Members to Boost Defense Spending
Author: 0 President Trump Urges NATO Members to Boost Defense Spending

The Wall Street Journal editorial board pushed back on Thursday, lambasting the press for crying wolf every time Trump opens his mouth. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said Wednesday that "of course" the United States supports Article 5 , though Trump still wants other nations to meet their obligation to spend 2 per cent of their gross domestic product on defence.

Author: 0 Guns for the Syrian Kurds - Move is Worthwhile - But Not Without Risks

But Washington has pushed back, instead utilizing the group's partners in the fight against Daesh in northern Syria , according to Anadolu Agency. The arms provided the YPG have a very good chance of being used to support the PKK against the government of Turkey unless the United States can find a way to prevent it.

Author: 0 House intel Dem would review Kushner's clearance

The Washington Post reported that according to the US officials briefed on intelligence reports of Russia probe, Kushner and Russian ambassador to Washington Sergei Kislyak discussed the possibility of setting up a secret and secure communications channel.

Author: 0 Britain arrests two more in probe of Manchester bombing network

British police on Saturday released surveillance-camera images of the Manchester concert bomber on the night of the attack as they appealed for more information about his final days. Armed police were on the streets outside London's Wembley Stadium, and security guards conducted extra bag checks, as 90,000 fans arrived for the FA Cup soccer final between Chelsea and Arsenal, one of the biggest sporting events of the year.

Global Media Philippine President Jokes With Soldiers About Raping Women
Author: 0 Philippine President Jokes With Soldiers About Raping Women

Islamist militants locked in street-to-street battles with security forces in a southern Philippine city have killed 19 civilians, the military said Sunday, bringing the official death toll from almost a week of fighting to at least 85. "...[F] or this martial law, and the consequences of Martial Law, and the ramifications of Martial Law, I, and I alone, would be responsible", he told the members of the 2 Mechanical Infantry Brigade in Iligan, a day after he cut short his visit to Russian ...

Author: 0 British police in race to find Manchester terror network

Assistant Commissioner Mark Rowley, Britain's top counterterrorism police officer, said authorities have dismantled a "large part" of the network around Abedi, who killed 22 people and wounded dozens by bombing an Ariana Grande concert Monday in Manchester.

Author: 0 We will learn from United'sperformance, says Ajax coach

Mourinho has received criticism over the quality of United's football and sixth-place finish in the Premier League , but he finishes his maiden season with three trophies and a place in next season's Champions League . United's players flew to Sweden in somber mood and with heavy hearts following the tragedy at an Ariana Grande concert on Monday, and were determined to produce a display that served as a tribute to the victims and their families.

Global Media Transfer C.J. Bryce joining his former coach at N.C
Author: 0 Transfer C.J. Bryce joining his former coach at N.C

Many speculated that Bryce had chosen SC yesterday when a picture surfaced, then was deleted with Bryce in a Gamecocks uniform. The 6-foot-5 Charlotte native had a productive sophomore year for a Seahawks squad that reached its second-straight NCAA tournament last season, averaging 17.4 points and 5.4 rebounds per game.

Author: 0 Kushner asked Russian ambassador for backchannel on Syria and other policy matters

In the days after the meeting with Mr. Kislyak, Mr. Kushner had a separate meeting with Sergey N. Gorkov, a Russian banker with close ties to Russia's president, Vladimir V. The Russian envoy, Sergey Kislyak , ambassador to the United States, told his superiors that he was "taken aback" by Kushner's suggestion, the newspaper said.

Author: 0 Thousands of runners take to streets of Manchester in defiance of terrorists

Britain reduced its terrorism threat level a notch, from "critical" to "severe", as authorities said major progress has been made in unravelling the plot behind the Manchester bombing. Armed police were on the streets outside London's Wembley Stadium, and security guards conducted extra bag checks, as 90,000 fans arrived for the FA Cup soccer final between Chelsea and Arsenal, one of the biggest sporting events of the year.

Global Media Trump Pushes Montenegro's Prime Minister at NATO Summit
Author: 0 Trump Pushes Montenegro's Prime Minister at NATO Summit

The Wall Street Journal editorial board pushed back on Thursday, lambasting the press for crying wolf every time Trump opens his mouth. Mr. Trump scolded America's allies for "not paying their fair share" and later appeared to shove aside the Prime Minister of Montenegro .

Author: 0 Did Trump just shove aside a premier?

Unlike every American president before him, Mr Trump did not pledge to uphold Article Five, Nato's commitment to mutual defence in the event of an attack on a member. May began her day in Sicily with a meeting with the new French president, Emmanuel Macron, at the San Domenico Palace hotel, a former monastery. When the leaders lined up to pose for the traditional photograph at the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation headquarters, Mr Trump appeared to push aside Montenegrin Prime Minister ...

Author: 0 Trump Likely Helped Gianforte's Special Election Win

The technology entrepreneur unsuccessfully ran for governor a year ago, and many political insiders in Montana expect him to make a second bid in 2020, when the current governor leaves office due to term limits. Gianforte is now an issue for Republicans after he was caught on audio recording body-slamming reporter Ben Jacobs during a confrontation. "But Montanans spoke very clearly".

Global Media Trump hits out at 'fake news' following Kushner reports
Author: 0 Trump hits out at 'fake news' following Kushner reports

Congressional Democrats on Sunday demanded to hear directly from top White House adviser Jared Kushner over allegations of proposed secret back-channel communications with Russian Federation, saying the security clearance of President Donald Trump's son-in-law may need to be revoked.

Author: 0 In Philippines, Duterte exhorts troops fighting Islamic militants

In a report submitted to the Senate and the House of Representatives, Duterte said the Maute group's attempted siege of Marawi City was part of its "long-standing goal" to take over the region. "There is no doubt that lawless armed groups are attempting to deprive the President of his power, authority, and prerogatives within Marawi City as a precedent to spreading their control over the entire Mindanao , in an attempt to undermine his control over executive departments, bureaus and ...

Global Media Charles Krauthammer: That elusive Middle East peace
Author: 0 Charles Krauthammer: That elusive Middle East peace

Just two days after President Donald Trump concluded his historic visit to the Jewish state , his special representative for worldwide negotiations, Jason Greenblatt, is expected to arrive in Israel Thursday in an effort to restart the diplomatic process between Israel and the Palestinians.

Author: 0 WRIGHT: Trump succeeding where Obama failed on Middle East

This was music to the ears of Benjamin Netanyahu , Prime Minister of Israel, who has always been saying that his country is building connections with some Arab states and who strongly believes that any deal would need a regional element, to talk seriously about peace .

Author: 0 Kushner sought secret back channel with Russia

Following Trump's return to Washington Saturday night from a nine-day foreign trip that provided a bit of a respite from the controversy back home, the White House plans to far more aggressively combat the cascading revelations about contacts between Trump associates, including Jared Kushner , the president's son-in-law and senior adviser, and Russian Federation.

Author: 0 Questions about Russia chase Trump during first Israel visit

Trump also had a brief meeting with Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif. United States officials said the information originated from Israel. Ivanka Trump , the president's daughter and senior adviser, was more direct during an entrepreneurship roundtable with Saudi women Sunday morning, telling the participants that in every country, "women and girls continue to face unique systematic, institutional, cultural barriers, which hinder us from fully engaging in and achieving true ...

Global Media Angela Merkel says Europe 'must take fate into its own hands'
Author: 0 Angela Merkel says Europe 'must take fate into its own hands'

Merkel on Saturday labeled the result of the "six against one" discussion "very hard, not to say very unsatisfactory". However, Axios reported that Trump had already made his decision. He also warned of more attacks similar to the Manchester bombing unless the alliance did more to stop militants. Polls show the chancellor, in power since 2005, on course to be re-elected for a fourth term.

Global Media Trump pledges to 'get to the bottom' of leaks
Author: 0 Trump pledges to 'get to the bottom' of leaks

Greater Manchester Mayor Andy Burnham later confirmed the report, telling CNN that , "we quite frankly can't risk it anymore". The blast killed 22 people , including children and injured some 64 others, some of whom were still receiving critical care in hospital.

Global Media Charles Krauthammer: A deal between Israel and the Palestinians is a sideshow
Author: 0 Charles Krauthammer: A deal between Israel and the Palestinians is a sideshow

But nothing is simple: the USA military is working alongside Iranian-trained militias in Iraq to defeat ISIL in the city of Mosul. Trump slams Iran , culpabizing it with instability in the Middle East, accusing it of "funding, arming and equipping terrorists and militia that are sowing destruction and chaos in the region"; of destabilizing Syria where "Assad, supported by Iran, has committed crimes for which there are no words".

Author: 0 In Riyadh speech, Trump says India has 'suffered repeated barbaric attacks'

His administration famously refrained from mentioning the murder of Jews in a Holocaust commemoration statement in January, and his spokesman compared Adolf Hitler favorably to Syrian President Bashar Assad last month. The complex is billed as Saudi Arabia's headquarters for countering extremists' messaging, with more than 200 data analysts working to monitor and analyse their online activity in real time.

Global Media CCTV shows bomber on night of attack
Author: 0 CCTV shows bomber on night of attack

Ariana Grande has announced that she will return to Manchester for a gig to benefit the families of those lost and injured in a suicide bombing at her concert this week. It comes as police described the eight arrests made since the bombing as "significant", and items seized in raids as "very important". Another attacker , Khalid Masood, who rammed a vehicle into pedestrians on London's Westminster Bridge and then stabbed a police officer to death in March, was also in the pool.

Global Media Ariana Grande Promises 'Incredibly Brave City Of Manchester' A Benefit Concert
Author: 0 Ariana Grande Promises 'Incredibly Brave City Of Manchester' A Benefit Concert

Britain on Saturday lowered the terror threat level which was hiked after this week's carnage in Manchester as police released CCTV footage of bomber Salman Abedi on the night of the attack . But Wallace told the BBC the timing of Corbyn's remarks was "appalling" and that terrorists should not be allowed to think anything justifies their actions.

Global Media Pakistan summons Afghan envoy over diplomat's
Author: 0 Pakistan summons Afghan envoy over diplomat's "detention"

The already distressed relations between Pakistan and Afghanistan turned bitter on Thursday after Afghanistan's spy agency National Directorate of Security (NDS) allegedly "detained and tortured" two Pakistani embassy staffers. The statement also reportedly stated how such incidents undermine the "constructive engagement" which both Afghanistan and Pakistan are trying to come up with in a bid to strengthen the ties between them.

Global Media Trump finds it's six against one on climate change
Author: 0 Trump finds it's six against one on climate change

The delay provided opportunity for G-7 leaders and Pope Francis to press Trump to honor the U.S.'s environmental commitments. President Donald Trump has allegedly informed his confidants that the United States will withdraw from the Paris Agreement on climate change , as it threatens with the closure of factories and plants all over the country in the upcoming years, Sputnik reported .

Author: 0 Trump stuns NATO leaders and reverts to scolding message of his campaign

Despite focusing on trade policy for two years, Trump apparently did not realize that Germany, as an European Union member, does not make individual trade deals with the United States. US President Donald Trump on Saturday said that money has already started pouring in as many NATO countries have started stepping up their contributions to the organisation.

Author: 0 White House officials refuse to comment on Jared Kushner's Russian Federation ties

Speaking generally, national security adviser HR McMaster said "we have back channel communications with a number of countries..." The president has come under enormous scrutiny at home for his recent firing of former Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey , who was investigating the Trump campaign for its alleged ties to the Russian government and its suspected involvement in influencing the 2016 presidential election.

Author: 0 Death toll in clashes in the Philippines climbs to 95

The violence prompted President Rodrigo Duterte to declare martial law on Tuesday across the southern third of the Philippines to quell what he said was a fast-growing threat of "militants" linked to the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL, also known as ISIS ) group.

Global Media The Elders Welcome Iran Election Result As Spur For Peace And Tolerance
Author: 0 The Elders Welcome Iran Election Result As Spur For Peace And Tolerance

In Tehran and across Iran, there were jubilant scenes as thousands of Rouhani supporters took to the streets, singing and dancing. Rouhani won another four-year term Friday in a vote that many saw as a referendum on his push for global outreach that led to the nuclear deal, as well as a vote of confidence that his government will be able to help the country's sputtering economy.

Author: 0 Pope says Egyptian Copts killed by IS were 'martyrs'

Egypt's military said in a statement it had "conducted several intensive day and night-time strikes" that successfully destroyed many targets, including training camps responsible for the Minya attack. The Islamic State group affiliate in Egypt releases a video vowing to step up attacks against the Christian minority, describing them as their "favorite prey".

Author: 0 Sri Lanka mudslides leave 100 dead, India sends relief

He said mounds of earth and rocks crashed down in such a way that people were unlikely to survive, and that most of the affected places were still inundated. The Minister said steps have been taken to maintain the health services in the affected areas amidst the disturbances and the Public Health Inspectors have been given instructions to prevent a possible epidemic situation, the Minister said.

Author: 0 Philippines' leader warns of 'contamination' by Islamic State

The president of the Philippines says martial law will remain in place until the military confirms the country is safe. The official also expressed concern that the jihadist ideology is spreading among Filipino Muslim youth. The Western Mindanao Command (Westmincom) confirmed that among of those who were killed include 31 Maute terrorists, 11 soldiers, and two police officers.

Global Media US official mulling greatly expanding airplane laptop ban
Author: 0 US official mulling greatly expanding airplane laptop ban

When asked whether it is true that he has hinted the laptop ban could expand to USA soil, Kelly said that those characterizations of his thinking are accurate. In March, Britain took similar measures targeting a smaller list of countries: Turkey, Lebanon, Jordan, Egypt, Tunisia and Saudi Arabia. About 50 flights a day, all on foreign airlines, are affected.

Author: 0 Arsenal 2-1 Chelsea: FA Cup Final - Five Things We Learned

Alexis Sanchez gave Arsenal the lead in the fourth minute but Diego Costa equalised for Chelsea in the 76th minute. Well, he's your man. Making another one of those late runs into the box Ramsey, like in 2014, was found by Giroud to win the cup for us.

Global Media Manchester Bomber's Network Still At Large
Author: 0 Manchester Bomber's Network Still At Large

There are 12 locations police are continuing to search and police activity will continue throughout the weekend, according to Greater Manchester Police Chief Constable Ian Hopkins. U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said in London Friday that the U.S. accepts responsibility for the leaks. British police working on the case have resumed intelligence-sharing with US counterparts after a brief halt because of anger over leaks to USA media thought by Britain to be coming from USA officials.

Global Media Trump Reportedly Tells 'Confidants' US Will Leave Paris Climate Deal
Author: 0 Trump Reportedly Tells 'Confidants' US Will Leave Paris Climate Deal

A person familiar with the negotiations at the Group of Seven summit said that six members of the G-7 would stick with their endorsement of the Paris deal, and await a decision from the U.S. Cohn describes the conversation among the leaders was "very robust" and said there was a "lot of give and take". US President Donald Trump arrives for a working session with outreach countries and global organisations at the G7 Summit, in Taormina, Italy May 27, 2017 .

Author: 0 UK authorities 'furious' at US leaks of Manchester bombing probe

If the Manchester bombing was a frightful tragedy for Britain, it was a political boon, however unwanted, for Prime Minister Theresa May. When it became public, Trump, who had cheered leaks from the campaign trail but had come to view them differently as a target after election, argued that as the president, he can decide what is classified and what is not.

Global Media Roanoke officer frees young bear stuck in vehicle, honking horn
Author: 0 Roanoke officer frees young bear stuck in vehicle, honking horn

The officer was able to open the back door and the little guy eventually found his way out and ran off into the woods. He says bears are more afraid of people than the other way around. A helpful officer opened the back door to let the rambunctious bear out of the vehicle, where he promptly scurried off into the woods. The Virginia Museum of Transportation also had a close encounter with a 3-year-old bear that required the involvement of police.

Author: 0 Kushner back channel with Russia involved Syria policy

Advisers to President Donald Trump have been put on the defensive by reports that adviser and son-in-law Jared Kushner had proposed a secret back channel between the Kremlin and the Trump transition team. And it's fair to say that USA investigators would have been very intrigued to see then-candidate Trump's son-in-law, one of his closest advisers, meeting with Russians.

Global Media UK police hunt Manchester bomber's network, angered by US leaks
Author: 0 UK police hunt Manchester bomber's network, angered by US leaks

President Donald Trump on Thursday described United States intelligence leaks over the Manchester bombing as "deeply troubling" and threatened to prosecute those responsible. British police, who said the leaks amount to a breach of trust, have suspended sharing information about the incident with the U.S., according to British media.

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