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Author: 0 Shivraj Singh Chouhan Begins Indefinite Fast in Bhopal for 'Peace'

He wants to save his face. In retaliation, the police opened fire at the farmers, leaving five dead, according to official count. The Opposition Congress dubbed Chouhan's fast as a " nautanki " (drama or empty theatrics). Families of four farmers, who died in police firing in Mandsour district met Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan in Bhopal last evening. The state government has accused the Congress of making an otherwise peaceful farmers' agitation descend into lawlessness.

Global Media Snap sinks to IPO price for first time since market debut
Author: 0 Snap sinks to IPO price for first time since market debut

Kathleen Smith of IPO research firm Renaissance Capital worries that Snap may chill the market for other public offerings in the tech sector. The price climbed to $29.44 over the next few days after its IPO. You've essentially got the bros who started it, refused to sell it to Facebook , forgot to somehow protect themselves from Facebook's wrath, without ever building a genuine revenue engine, still making all decisions free from any shareholder input .

Author: 0 Police label shootout in Melbourne, Australia a terror attack

Police rescued the woman taken hostage in Melbourne after a standoff lasting longer than an hour in the beachside suburb of Brighton. The Prime Minister described the attack, which left the terrorist dead following a shootout with officers, as a shocking and cowardly crime.

Author: 0 Portugal hoping Ronaldo can continue his good form in Russia

A documentary - The Story of the FIFA Confederations Cup - which looks back at all the Confed tournaments from inception in 1992 to the last in 2013. "We'll keep training and that will allow us to get on the same level as great European teams", said Ponomarev. Referees had also been instructed to be more accurate in adding time for major delays such as injuries and substitutions and to prevent more time-wasting, van Basten said.

Global Media Feinstein: Judiciary committee must 'carry its weight'
Author: 0 Feinstein: Judiciary committee must 'carry its weight'

The top Democrat on the Senate Judiciary Committee Dianne Feinstein came out Sunday morning against President Trump , who said Friday he would be willing to testify under oath to refute claims made Thursday (also under oath) by former Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey .

Global Media Trump reportedly being investigated for obstruction of justice
Author: 0 Trump reportedly being investigated for obstruction of justice

It cited five people briefed on the requests by Mueller's team who spoke on condition of anonymity. At the December meeting with [Russian Ambassador Sergey] Kislyak, Kushner suggested establishing a secure communications line between Trump officials and the Kremlin at a Russian diplomatic facility, according to USA officials who reviewed intelligence reports describing Kislyak's account.

Global Media Lawmakers to still play baseball after shooting
Author: 0 Lawmakers to still play baseball after shooting

Brad Wenstrup said Wednesday. The hospital lists Griner in good condition. Hodgkinson has been in the area since March, living out of his van, said local FBI Special Agent In Charge Tim Slater. WARNING: Video below contains graphic language and imagery . House lawmakers passed a resolution honoring law enforcement and first-responders for their heroic actions on Wednesday.

Author: 0 Death Toll From London Tower Block Blaze Rises To 17

The first victim of the tragedy was named Thursday by the Syria Solidarity Campaign as Syrian refugee Mohammed Alhajali. More than 30 people were still reported to be in the hospital, 17 of whom were in critical condition. A cause of the blaze has yet to be determined, but a malfunctioning refrigerator located on the fourth floor is being eyed by investigators. The many residents I met today are very angry too; their concerns about the building were not responded to and their questions ...

Author: 0 Sanctions blocking frozen chicken and swimming flippers, claims North Korea

Beloved by the North Korean dictator for the role he played in the Chicago Bulls" success in the "90s (they are the ruling family's favorite team), Rodman visited the US adversary most recently in January 2014. Meet Kim Jong-un's hottest traffic girls Wed, June 14, 2017 Officially known as traffic security officers, the ladies are chosen for their looks. North Korea said it released an American university student over "humanitarian" reasons in its first official comment since he was ...

Author: 0 Special counsel is investigating Trump

Trump made the remark on Twitter on June 15, a day after The Washington Post reported that special counsel Robert Mueller - who has been investigating alleged Russian interference in the 2016 USA presidential election and whether there was any collusion by Trump's campaign - is now also examining whether Trump tried to obstruct justice.

Author: 0 The US and Qatar Ink $12 Billion Military Deal

Attiyah was quoted by the official Qatar News Agency as saying the deal would create 60,000 jobs in the United States . "This agreement underscores the longstanding commitment of the State of Qatar in jointly working with our friends and allies in the USA", a media quoted al-Attiyah as saying in the statement .

Author: 0 UK's May confident on power-saving deal

Ms May is now engaged in talks with the Democratic Unionist Party over a so-called "confidence and supply" arrangement that give the Conservatives a majority in the House of Commons and the ability to form a government. Talks with the DUP broke up on Tuesday night without an agreement, but Mrs May said the discussions had been "productive". "There is very little time left".

Author: 0 Trump orders more cash for apprenticeships

Mr. Trump called it a moment to "celebrate the dignity of work and the greatness of the American worker". Noting that many American workers are being left behind as current education and training programs fail to equip them with the skills they need, the White House said apprenticeships will not only keep jobs in America, but ensure that American workers and trained and hired to fill those jobs.

Global Media 'Heroic' passengers tackle threat on flight from Melbourne
Author: 0 'Heroic' passengers tackle threat on flight from Melbourne

A Malaysian Airlines plane was forced to return to Melbourne after a man attempted to break into the cockpit, claiming he had a bomb . Police said a man tried to enter the cockpit and threatened the safety of passengers and staff. "It was an isolated incident and we do believe he suffers from a mental illness", Superintendent Michael Goode of the Australian Federal Police told a media conference on Thursday.

Global Media Trump Describes His Health Care Bill As
Author: 0 Trump Describes His Health Care Bill As "Mean"

President Trump held the get-together in a bid to help GOP lawmakers find common ground to move forward with PPACA reform legislation this summer. "This is one where I think leadership is really pushing to have all points of view exposed right now and have that debate early and not get them pushed in a corner where they can't get to a 'yes, ' " Perdue said.

Author: 0 The special counsel is examining Trump's possible obstruction of justice

Before he was sacked, Comey was overseeing the investigation into whether members of Trump's campaign team participated in Russian interference with the 2016 presidential election. They are former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn , ex-campaign chairman Paul Manafort, and campaign foreign policy adviser Carter Page, The Washington Post reported .

Global Media Belleville Gunman Who Shot Top GOP Congressman Had History of Arrests
Author: 0 Belleville Gunman Who Shot Top GOP Congressman Had History of Arrests

Enyart is friends with Hodgkinson on Facebook , but Enyart said when he was in public life, he had a generally policy of "friending everybody". So, we got to speak up for the whole country, ' Hodgkinson told Fox 2 News . "He was this union tradesman, pretty stocky, and we stayed up talking politics", he said. "It's unbelievable. It's incredible; freaks me out", said Gary Aye, who lives near Hodgkinson's home on Rolling Hills Lane.

Global Media David Grossman claims Man Booker Prize for novel about tragic comedian
Author: 0 David Grossman claims Man Booker Prize for novel about tragic comedian

The 2016 Man Booker prize was awarded to South Korean writer Han Kang for her novel " The Vegetarian ", along with her translator Deborah Smith. Cohen, who was born in Colchester, England, but raised in Jerusalem, previously translated Grossman's critically acclaimed To the End of the Land as well as work by other major Israeli writers including Etgar Keret, Rutu Modan, Dorit Rabinyan, Ronit Matalon, Amir Gutfreund, Tom Segev, and Golden Globe-winning director Ari Folman.

Global Media Trump administration ends protection of undocumented immigrant parents
Author: 0 Trump administration ends protection of undocumented immigrant parents

FILE - In this June 6, 2017, file photo, Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington. The 2014 policy, known as DAPA, for Deferred Action for Parents of Americans and Lawful Permanent Residents, aimed to help the families of so-called "dreamer" children stay together free from the threat of deportation.

Global Media Special counsel Robert Mueller meets with Senate leaders
Author: 0 Special counsel Robert Mueller meets with Senate leaders

Ruddy, who had been at the White House Monday, told PBS' Judy Woodruff that "I think he's considering perhaps terminating the special counsel". "I don't think it's necessary for us to meet (again)", Burr said. An event reportedly of particular interest to Mr Mueller is an exchange on March 22, when Mr Coats told associates that Mr Trump had asked him to intervene with Mr Comey to get him to back off the president's former national security adviser Mike Flynn as part of the Federal Bureau ...

Global Media Iran kills man behind deadly Tehran terror attacks
Author: 0 Iran kills man behind deadly Tehran terror attacks

Separately, the head of the judiciary in Fars province said seven people were detained in the southern Larestan area for possible ties to ISIS, Iran's ISNA news agency reported on Saturday. Ayatollah Amoli Larijani stressed that Iran's conduct in the fight against terrorism in known to everyone, but the hegemonic powers and their allies in the region have made up a big lie about forming a coalition against Daesh while they provide all-out support for the terrorist group.

Global Media Washington tunes in for Congressional Baseball Game
Author: 0 Washington tunes in for Congressional Baseball Game

Scott Applewhite). The game, which dates to 1909 and is a summertime tradition on Capitol Hill, is a rare example of bipartisanship in an increasingly polarized Washington . Mr Trump visited the hospital late on Wednesday and said Mr Scalise was "in some trouble". "He's going to be OK". Scalise, the third most powerful Republican in the House, was shot through the hip.

Global Media Merkel: US must not link Russia sanctions, economy interests
Author: 0 Merkel: US must not link Russia sanctions, economy interests

In a joint statement , Austria's Chancellor Christian Kern and Germany's Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel said it was important for Europe and the United States to form a united front on the issue of Ukraine, where Russian-based separatists have been fighting government forces since 2014.

Author: 0 Police commander says London tower block search may take months

The number of confirmed fatalities from Wednesday's inferno in a West London residential block is now 17, British police have said . "There is a risk that sadly we may not be able to identify everybody". The appeal said: "Mohammed Alhajali undertook a unsafe journey to flee war in Syria , only to meet death here in the United Kingdom, in his own home.

Author: 0 Trump lashes out at 'bad,' 'conflicted' Russia investigators

That report makes clear that three senior intelligence officers - Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats , National Security Agency Director Mike Rogers and and former NSA deputy director Richard Ledgett - are being interviewed this week by special counsel Bob Mueller as he looks into whether Trump obstructed justice in the Russian Federation case.

Global Media Rand Paul: 'We're Actually Very Lucky' Capitol Hill Police Prevented 'Massacre'
Author: 0 Rand Paul: 'We're Actually Very Lucky' Capitol Hill Police Prevented 'Massacre'

The gunman opened fire from the third base dugout at Eugene Simpson Stadium Park in Alexandria, Virginia, as the group practiced batting at 6.30am, Paul said on CNN. Eventually, a member of the security detail "took the shooter down". "The problem is that he's got a rifle and they've got handguns, and it's not a fair fight at that point in time", Bishop said.

Author: 0 Trump 'under investigation' by special counsel

Last week, former FBI Director James Comey told Congress he believed he was sacked by Trump to undermine the agency's Russian Federation investigation. Coats and Rogers refused to comply with the president's requests, officials said. The former Federal Bureau of Investigation director asserted that Trump dismissed him because he was displeased by the Federal Bureau of Investigation probe into whether members of the Trump campaign colluded with Russian officials to subvert the 2016 election .

Author: 0 US special counsel probing Trump for possible obstruction

When Comey's dismissal was announced last month, Trump said that he was assured on three occasions by Comey that he was not personally under investigation . Entous says patience is key, because Mueller's investigation isn't going to be transparent to the public. The New York Times had also reported the investigation was now looking into if Trump associates laundered from Russian Federation during presidential campaigns.

Global Media Trump investigated for possible obstruction of justice
Author: 0 Trump investigated for possible obstruction of justice

BARRETT: Well, as you may remember last week from former FBI Director Comey's testimony, President Trump had been told for months and months that he was not under investigation. The report adds that the officials say Mueller is interested in a March 22 conversation between Trump, Coats, and CIA Director Mike Pompeo. Despite suggestions by a Trump friend in a television interview that the president was weighing dismissing Mueller as special counsel , the White House declared late ...

Global Media GOP senator: Obama reached out after shooting
Author: 0 GOP senator: Obama reached out after shooting

Flake, a Republican from Arizona, didn't remember whether the gunman was saying anything, but he wasn't certain - in the exchange of bullets between police and Hodgkinson, there were moments when the senator didn't even know which gunfire was coming from which side.

Global Media Swiss convict ex-banker in soccer corruption case
Author: 0 Swiss convict ex-banker in soccer corruption case

NEW YORK (AP) - A former Swiss banker told a US judge on Thursday that he managed a web of fraudulent bank accounts that concealed bribes in the sprawling scandal engulfing Federation Internationale de Football Association, the worldwide soccer governing body.

Author: 0 Man tasered, arrested outside United Kingdom parliament

A witness at the scene told Reuters the man ran towards one of the gates to parliament where a militant killed a policeman less than three months ago. "The guy was on the ground on his front on the pavement alongside Parliament Square". Friday's incident comes just months after a man barreled his vehicle into pedestrians on nearby Westminster Bridge and then charged into a Parliament courtyard, stabbing a police officer to death.

Author: 0 UK's Hammond says economy should be priority in Brexit talks

The Chancellor of the Exchequer will say at an annual address to bankers in London's financial district that the U.K.is in talks with EIB officials to ensure the institution continues to offer loans for infrastructure and other projects while Brexit talks are ongoing, according to excerpts of his prepared remarks released by his office in advance.

Author: 0 UK, EU in suspense as May tries to strike power deal

After failing to achieve a majority, May is set to meet with the Democratic Unionist Party of Northern Ireland on Tuesday to cobble together a deal to ensure her minority government can get its Queen's Speech - a key annual event in which the government lays out its policy agenda for the coming year - through Parliament.

Global Media How Trump Brought This Obstruction Of Justice Investigation Upon Himself
Author: 0 How Trump Brought This Obstruction Of Justice Investigation Upon Himself

Former FBI Director James Comey testifies before the Senate intelligence committee on June 8, 2017. Sessions told senators on Tuesday that he'd recused himself because he was part of Trump's campaign. It should have also been obvious to Trump and his advisers, what Sessions could and would be asked about during the hearing. It is unclear if McCabe, Comey's successor, has informed Trump of the change in the scope of the probe.

Author: 0 Congressman Scalise Remains In Critical Condition After Alexandria Shooting

Three of Hodgkinson's five victims remain hospitalized, including Scalise , who is in critical condition after being shot in the hip; he needs to undergo another round of surgery. Last year, he volunteered for Sen. Bernie Sanders ' presidential campaign. Zack Barth , an aide to Texas Rep. Roger Williams, was also shot but was treated and released from a hospital.

Author: 0 Wife of alleged Virginia shooter: 'I can't believe he did this'

Sue Hodgkinson said she and James were married for nearly 30 years . The FBI has swarmed the IL home of James Hodgkinson, combing through evidence trying to understand what could've led the 66-year-old man to the shooting rampage at a Republican congressional baseball practice.

Global Media Trump considering firing special counsel Robert Mueller — CEO of Newsmax
Author: 0 Trump considering firing special counsel Robert Mueller — CEO of Newsmax

Sessions recused himself from all matters having to do with the Trump-Russia investigation because of his own conversations with Russian officials during the Trump transition. "I think he's weighing that option". I think there's a conflict there. Ryan echoed that sentiment, calling the reports about the president possibly moving to fire Mueller "a rumor".

Author: 0 They're Going After Me for Obstruction of Justice on 'Phony Story'

Grassley is known as one of the Senate's most dogged investigators, but in the early days of the Trump administration, it hasn't been clear how hard he intends to push on possible misconduct. Comey testified that initial explanations that he was sacked because of poor leadership were "lies, plain and simple". He decried a " witch hunt " that he said is being "led by some very bad and conflicted people!" Coats told associates that Trump had asked him if he could intervene with Comey to get ...

Author: 0 Attorney General Jeff Sessions to appear before Senate intelligence committee

In a letter on Saturday to Senator Richard Shelby Mr Sessions said that he had been scheduled to discuss the Justice Department budget before House and Senate Appropriations sub-committees but that it had become clear some members would focus their questions on the Russian Federation investigation.

Global Media Steve Scalise shooting 'an attack on all'
Author: 0 Steve Scalise shooting 'an attack on all'

Eastern and taken to the hospital, including the House Majority Whip, Representative Steve Scalise of Louisiana, and a staffer for Texas Rep. Roger Williams , who is said to be in stable condition. The business of the House is resuming a day after a rifle-wielding attacker opened fire on Republican lawmakers practicing for a charity baseball game.

Author: 0 Deputy AG Rosenstein set for budget hearings Tuesday

Comey himself said when he testified before the Senate last week that he was "sure" that Mueller's investigation would look into a potential obstruction of justice case against President Donald Trump . Sen. Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH) asked Rosenstein if he has seen evidence for "good cause" to remove Mueller, whom he appointed last month after Comey's firing.

Global Media Putin offers asylum to ex-FBI director Comey, likens him to Snowden
Author: 0 Putin offers asylum to ex-FBI director Comey, likens him to Snowden

When asked about increased Western sanctions in response to Russia's alleged interference in the 2016 United States elections and the country's intervention in Ukraine, Putin described them as "unexpected". While it was not clear if Putin's offer was serious or not, many justifiably considered it a joke, give the prominent role Russian Federation is playing in discussions of American politics today.

Author: 0 If Trump fires Mueller (or orders his firing)

Spicer, the spokesman, declined to say then that Sessions enjoyed Trump's confidence, though spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders said later in the week that the president had confidence "in all of his Cabinet". "I think he's weighing that option". Still, Gingrich said any special counsel with an agenda can "all of the sudden find something procedural and technical to latch onto".

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