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Author: 0 Australia suspends airstrikes in Syria after US downed jet

Earlier on Monday, Iran's Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) announced that the Sunday attack on the "terrorists" in Syria's eastern region of Deir ez-Zor had been coordinated with the Syrian government. A United States official told AFP the pilot of the Syrian plane appeared to have ejected before the jet was hit, though his fate was unknown. That is where USA forces have been training and advising local Syrian Arabs for the fight against Islamic State militants.

Author: 0 Police question "troubled" Finsbury Park attacker

The 47 years old man responsible for ploughing through a crowd of Muslims attending evening Ramadan prayers in Finsbury Park , London , has been named as Darren Osborne from Cardiff. Earlier, Metropolitan Police Commissioner Cressida Dick said the incident was "quite clearly an attack on Muslims" and that "we treat this as a terrorist attack ".

Author: 0 McCain: Americans 'stupid' to travel to North Korea

Weeks before Warmbier took his trip, the travel company's response to that question began ( according to a Web archive ), "Extremely safe!" In the assessment by the USA team who came to check up on Warmbier, they reported that Warmbier had suffered severe brain damage and was medically evacuated from North Korea on 13 June to a hospital in his home city of Cincinnati , Ohio.

Author: 0 US Strikes on Syrian Jet, Drone Mean 'Open Complicity With Terrorists' - Moscow

In addition to downing the Syrian jet near Raqqa , the USA has also fired on Syrian government forces in the east on three occasions in just the last month. Russian Federation said Monday it was suspending its cooperative mechanism with the U.S.in response to the downing of the Syrian warplane and threatened to shoot down enemy aircraft over Syrian government-held territory in the west.

Author: 0 By keeping United States focus on IS, Trump risks wider Syria war

The U.S. said it had downed the Syrian jet a day earlier after it dropped bombs near the U.S. -backed Syrian Democratic Forces conducting operations against the Islamic State group, adding that was something it would not tolerate. 'When the airplane got close to where he wanted to deliver his bombs, he realized he had an F/A-18 behind it, ' said Lt. Gen. Jeffrey L. Harrigian, who runs the coalition's air war.

Global Media Few Americans support USA withdrawal from Paris climate agreement
Author: 0 Few Americans support USA withdrawal from Paris climate agreement

Ferguson Township's Board of Supervisors on Monday approved a resolution committing to the Paris Climate Agreement and achieving net zero greenhouse gas emissions in the township by no later than 2050. Non-fossil fuel energy costs have fallen to the point that renewable energy is reaching price parity with non-renewable sources and green building and renewable energy industries employ thousands of Pennsylvanians, according to the resolution .

Global Media GOP preparing for Senate health care vote, amid differences
Author: 0 GOP preparing for Senate health care vote, amid differences

The White House has been letting McConnell drive the process in the Senate , although Trump, just weeks after celebrating the House passage of its Obamacare repeal bill in an impromptu Rose Garden ceremony, recently lamented that that very bill was "mean", and that Senate Republicans should put forward a more "generous" proposal.

Global Media Ivanka Trump visits Capitol to talk child care
Author: 0 Ivanka Trump visits Capitol to talk child care

A White House official said the group would be discussing child care tax policy. Childcare is a major expense for American working families. Rubio said Trump was in "receive mode" and that their meeting was the first of many . "Whether it's this year or early next year, the time frame will depend on the general course of tax reform ... right now we're in the input stage", he said.

Author: 0 U.S. officer cleared for fatal shooting of man

Paul, the capital, Friday evening, to protest the officer's acquittal. In a statement after the verdict was announced, St. Anthony city officials said they would offer Yanez "a voluntary separation agreement to help him transition to another career other than being a St.

Author: 0 Qatar wealth fund boosts dollar deposits in local banks

Foreign Minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman al-Thani said Doha was ready to "engage and address" the concerns of other Gulf Arab states in what he described as a proper dialogue with pre-determined principles, but reiterated that sanctions must be lifted first.

Global Media Reaction to court's decision to hear redistricting case
Author: 0 Reaction to court's decision to hear redistricting case

Summary: The United States Supreme Court will hear arguments regarding gerrymandering, specifically the gerrymandering of districts in Wisconsin . Although the court has ruled against state electoral maps due to racial gerrymandering, this could be the first case in which the court decides just how much partisan gerrymandering is too much.

Global Media Portugal declares three days of mourning over deadly forest blaze
Author: 0 Portugal declares three days of mourning over deadly forest blaze

But he insisted that "nothing compromised the firefighting efforts". A firefighter who died in hospital on Monday had been trying to help people on the road when he, too, was badly burned. "Winds should not be much of an issue [as Saturday], but localized wind issues are still possible, especially around the fire", Roys said. They included restrictions on eucalyptus plantations and a simplified and cheaper program of property registration that seeks to ascertain which land is being neglected.

Author: 0 Ex-Gov. Richardson: N. Korea Must Explain Why Released American Is Comatose

Yun arrived on Monday, visited Warmbier with two doctors and demanded his release, the official said. Korean-American professor Kim Sang-duk (or Tony Kim) who was detained in April 2017. Rodman was seen at Beijing International Airport and flew to Pyongyang, the North Korean capital, on Tuesday, CNN reported . He noted that the North Koreans had refused to let Swedish officials - America's diplomatic intermediaries in that country - visit or contact Otto for more than a year.

Author: 0 WashPost Survey: 55 Percent Chance Jon Ossoff Wins Georgia Special Election

Progressives poured $23 million into Jon Ossoff's campaign. The former Capitol Hill staffer is running the most expensive House race in USA history with $50 million being poured into the suburban district north of Atlanta . One, who gave his name as Nick Brendan and his age as 21, said he thought the neighborhood was over-policed, but didn't believe either candidate was interested in changing that.

Global Media Trump shadows over Georgia's 6th district run-off
Author: 0 Trump shadows over Georgia's 6th district run-off

The field was first narrowed to two candidates - Republican Karen Handel and Democrat Jon Ossoff - in an April primary. He reported taking in more than $23 million while Handel raised more than $4 million, according to the Federal Election Commission.

Author: 0 US Condemns Yesterday's Attack in London Whilst Trump Remains Silent

London police say counterterrorism officers are investigating after a vehicle struck pedestrians near a mosque in the city's north end early Monday morning. He is alleged to have then mounted the pavement at around 12.20am on Monday, ploughing into a group of Muslim worshippers outside the Muslim Welfare House , near to Finsbury Park Mosque .

Global Media Macron eyes next stage in revolution in parliament polls
Author: 0 Macron eyes next stage in revolution in parliament polls

She will sit in parliament for the first time after four attempts in the past to win a seat. The female-friendly LREM was founded by Mr Macron , 39, whose wife Brigitte is 24 years his senior. Teneo Intelligence also explained that: "Le Pen's more secure position will allow the party to continue to steer itself towards the mainstream of French politics".

Global Media Shiv Sena to back NDA candidate Ram Nath Kovind as President
Author: 0 Shiv Sena to back NDA candidate Ram Nath Kovind as President

The numbers seem to be clearly in favour of the NDA candidate as some non-NDA non-UPA parties, including the BJD , YSRCP , TDP and TRS , have announced their support for Mr Kovind. For its candidate to get elected, the BJP needs to get at least 50% +1 of the value of first preference votes; in the unlikely event that this does not happen, there will be subsequent rounds of voting during each of which the lowest polling candidate is removed.

Author: 0 Mulayam backs NDA Presidential nominee Ram Nath Kovind

The decision, however, was welcomed by some of the political leaders including Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and Telangana Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao. "As he is a Dalit we are positive on his name, but only if the opposition doesn't announce a popular Dalit name", she said. "There is a difference between Dalit leaders and leaders of Dalits".

Global Media TS Bret to dump rain over Venezuelan coast, SE Caribbean
Author: 0 TS Bret to dump rain over Venezuelan coast, SE Caribbean

Flooding will be possible in the Panhandle of Florida , Shields said. The current track would bring the storm onshore near the Texas-Louisiana border late Wednesday night into early Thursday morning. "The disturbance is expected to produce total rain accumulations of 4 to 8 inches with isolated maximum amounts of 10 inches over southeastern Louisiana , southern MS, southern Alabama , and the Florida Panhandle through Thursday morning", the NHC said in a statement .

Global Media Italian fashion legend Carla Fendi dies at 79 in Rome
Author: 0 Italian fashion legend Carla Fendi dies at 79 in Rome

Carla joined the family business (which was founded in the Italian capital in 1925 by her parents Adele and Edoardo) in the Fifties, taking on PR and marketing responsibilities and is widely credited with the label's success in the US. Carla's niece, Silvia Venturini Fendi, daughter of Anna Fendi, has co-creatively directed the brand since 1994. "She always had a love of beauty". "Farewell Carla Fendi, great Roman citizen who with her creativity and business talent brought Italian fashion to ...

Global Media Boeing kicks off Paris Air Show with bigger 737 Max jet
Author: 0 Boeing kicks off Paris Air Show with bigger 737 Max jet

Analysts have predicted that the world will need as many as 41,000 commercial planes over the next two decades. Boeing unveiled plans for its new Dreamliner jet - dubbed the "797" - at the Paris Air Show on Tuesday. Boeing announced further over 30 additional single-aisle and widebody planes. The airplane has gained wide market acceptance with more than 240 orders and commitments secured from more than 10 customers worldwide.

Author: 0 S.Korea's Moon asks north to free captives

Warmbier , 22, died Monday in his home state of OH, his family said , just days after being released in a coma by North Korea. After spending more than a year in detention in North Korea, the University of Virginia student was sent back home to his parents in OH in a coma.

Global Media Trump signs Qatar weapons deal despite terrorism claims
Author: 0 Trump signs Qatar weapons deal despite terrorism claims

The deal , signed by US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis and his Qatari counterpart Khalid al-Attiyah, is part of an agreement on the sale of 72 US-manufactured F-15 to Qatar , approved by the State Department past year. Qatar's state news agency said on Wednesday that two USA warships arrived at Hamad port in Qatar as part of a planned joint military exercise involving marine forces.

Global Media Traffic Police Rewarded for Holding the President's Convoy
Author: 0 Traffic Police Rewarded for Holding the President's Convoy

The traffic police sub-inspector ML Nijalingappa was on Saturday deployed at the Bengaluru's Trinity Circle, from where the president's convoy was to pass through a busy junction. Following this, it didn't take much time for the Twitter and the Facebook , including pages of the Bengaluru Traffic Police (BTP), to get inundated with appreciation messages for the officer.

Global Media Tracking developing showers, storms locally; 2 tropical disturbances
Author: 0 Tracking developing showers, storms locally; 2 tropical disturbances

The system's maximum sustained winds early today were near 40 miles per hour. A tropical storm warning was in effect from High Island, Texas, to the Pearl River's mouth along the Louisiana-Mississippi line. That will be the center of most of the showers and thunderstorms today, keeping activity fairly sporadic in our area but providing focus for more extensive coverage in the days to come.

Global Media Xi snubs Sharif in Astana over China duo's killing in Pakistan
Author: 0 Xi snubs Sharif in Astana over China duo's killing in Pakistan

The killing of the Chinese citizens vindicated the issues of terrorism raised by Modi in his speech at the SCO. India and Pakistan together joined the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation, the body of Eurasian states crafted by Russian Federation and China in the aftermath of the break-up of the Soviet Union essentially to deal with security concerns, as full members on Friday at the SCO's Astana summit in Kazakhstan.

Author: 0 Germans made to sweat in 3-2 win over Australia

Tomi Juric scores for the Socceroos in the Confederations Cup Group B soccer match against Germany . We need to get a quick goal and then exert some dominance."A year out from the World Cup in Russian Federation, there has never been a better time for the Socceroos to poach a first win over Germany at a major competition at the fourth attempt".

Global Media London mosque attack suspect identified
Author: 0 London mosque attack suspect identified

The BBC reports that Osborne "was held on suspicion of attempted murder and later further arrested over alleged terror offences ". One man died at the scene, although he was receiving first aid at the time and it wasn't clear if he died as a result of the attack or from something else.

Global Media USA will work to restore deconfliction link with Russian Federation in Syria
Author: 0 USA will work to restore deconfliction link with Russian Federation in Syria

Russian Federation on Monday warned it would track US-led coalition aircraft in Syria as potential "targets" and halted an incident-prevention hotline with Washington after U.S. "There is every reason to believe that if someone previously had doubts that Russia is taking all the necessary measures to ensure the safety of its aircraft flights in Syria, then these doubts will disappear with the Defense Ministry statement", Sputnik quoted Russian upper house committee chairman Victor Ozerov as ...

Global Media Philando Castile shooting: 18 arrested in protests over Minnesota officer's acquittal
Author: 0 Philando Castile shooting: 18 arrested in protests over Minnesota officer's acquittal

The officer ordered Castile not to draw it out, with Castile repeatedly saying he was not reaching for it. Yanez shot him seven times, claiming he feared for his safety. He served food to the students everyday and was said to know everyone's name. The video footage of the aftermath of the shooting taken by Castile's girlfriend had shaped many public perceptions of the fatal shooting before the trial.

Global Media Venezuela walks out of America's summit in Mexico
Author: 0 Venezuela walks out of America's summit in Mexico

National guard troops and riot police fired rubber bullets to try to disperse the crowds. Guatemalan foreign minister Carlos Morales, the acting chair of the meeting, suspended a session to work out a joint statement on Venezuela and said ministers would resume discussions at a later, unspecified date.

Author: 0 Trump's lawyer: Ignore his tweets, the President is not under investigation

Appearing on the Sunday talk shows, new Trump legal defender Jay Sekulow set out to deny Trump was under investigation (calling the president a liar?). This week we could finally learn if there are recordings of the President's private conversations with Comey at the White House. Prominent criminal lawyers have been contacted to possibly represent Jared Kushner in the federal investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 USA election, The New York Times reports .

Author: 0 US says it shot down Iranian-made drone in Syria

The US-led global coalition later confirmed the incident in a statement, saying the armed drone was downed "after it displayed hostile intent and advanced on Coalition forces " that "were manning an established combat outpost to the northeast of At Tanf where they are training and advising partner ground forces in the fight against ISIS ".

Author: 0 Australia Halts Airstrikes In Syria After Russian Military Threat

RC-135 reconnaissance plane. Drone was perceived as threat to US troops. Hernandez says the incident happened Monday, when the U.S. RC-135 was on a routine mission in global airspace. Washington and Moscow are backing different sides in Syria's civil war , which has dragged on for more than six years. In another sign of increasing friction between the USA -led coalition and the force backing President Bashar Assad, a US strike fighter shot down an unmanned "armed pro-regime" combat ...

Global Media Iran launches missiles into eastern Syria
Author: 0 Iran launches missiles into eastern Syria

The incident comes just days after a U.S. fighter jet shot down a Syrian regime warplane that was dropping bombs near Syrian Democratic Force fighters. Iran fired a barrage of ground-to-ground mid-range missiles on Sunday from Kermanshah and Kurdistan provinces in western Iran, at Islamic State terrorist bases in eastern Syria, according to several Iranian news agencies.

Global Media FLDS church leader Lyle Jeffs in South Dakota jail
Author: 0 FLDS church leader Lyle Jeffs in South Dakota jail

FLDS sect leader Lyle Steed Jeffs' stint on the lam came to close when he was captured Wednesday night in #South Dakota when the Federal Bureau of Investigation arrested him. In August 2016, federal authorities announced they were offering a $50,000 reward to the person or persons who provide information leading to the arrest and conviction of Lyle Jeffs and elevated Jeffs to the FBI's "Most Wanted " list.

Global Media Riders banking on improved offence in 2017
Author: 0 Riders banking on improved offence in 2017

However, now it appears that his comeback has been halted or at least put on hold, and at 34 years old it's hard to imagine that he'll get too many more opportunities. Young's pro career started off well as he earned a Pro Bowl selection and graced the cover of the popular Madden NFL video game after his rookie season.

Author: 0 United States fighter jet shoots down Iranian-made drone in Syria

Over the weekend, the US took out a military jet belonging to the Syrian military, a Russian ally. Moscow has accused the U.S. of not using the hotline to prevent the Raqqa incident. Australia's defence ministry said it was temporarily suspending the operations as a "precautionary measure". The Russian military also said it would stop using the " deconfliction " channel that was established to avoid conflicts as coalition and Russian warplanes operated in Syria's airspace.

Author: 0 In Routine Move, Israel 'Collectively Punishes' Palestinians

In response to a Jerusalem Border control guard being stabbed to death in a Jerusalem coordinated stabbing attack by 2 Muslim terrorists, the BBC wrote an article titled: " Three Palestinians killed after deadly stabbing in Jerusalem ".

Global Media Minor natural disaster reported near North Augusta
Author: 0 Minor natural disaster reported near North Augusta

There were no reports of damages after the 11:15 a.m., The Augusta Chronicle reported . It was felt in Beech Island, Warrenville and even Aiken, the USGS reported. It was the second quake in Kansas Monday and the 12th quake in the state in June. "Was loud like a tidal wave of sound that shook the whole house.?.hard Didnt feel like any natural disaster i ever been in", wrote Vallery Keith.

Author: 0 Double Trouble: The Sexes of Beyoncé's Twins Have Reportedly Been Revealed

It was further reported that the twins are still in the hospital owing to some minor issues. Beyoncé and her mogul husband Jay Z have welcomed twins into the world, the CNN reports . It read: "We have been blessed two times over". There are plenty of questions swirling around these two little babes, but if there's one thing we know, when their family decides to talk about them publicly, they'll do so in a completely fabulous way.

Author: 0 Coroner examining death of US student released by North Korea

Justin Weber told The Associated Press a press conference is expected later to provide more information. Warmbier's parents announced their son's death in a statement on Monday evening (19 June), saying that he had been subjected to "awful torturous mistreatment" adding they were glad he "completed his journey home".

Author: 0 Presidential Election 2017: Oppositions To Meet On June 22

I have a very old relation with him. The BSP leader added that her party's stand can not be negative towards Kovind since he is a Dalit despite his association with the RSS and the BJP from the beginning. So there is no question of mutual consent. He said, "Shah has talked to smallest party in Northeast India and sought their support for NDA's nominee".

Author: 0 Otto Warmbier, US Student Freed from North Korea, Has Died

His family said Monday that he first appeared anguished when he first arrived home, but died "at peace". The next time the world saw Warmbier he was distraught, breaking down in front of Korean journalists in a video North Korea released in February 2016.

Author: 0 Family: Freed student who died has 'completed his journey'

In an emotional tribute to their son, the student's family thanked the staff of the University of Cincinnati Medical Center for treating him, but said "Unfortunately, the bad torturous mistreatment our son received at the hands of the North Koreans ensured that no other outcome was possible beyond the sad one we experienced today".

Global Media New Zealand leader faces questions over alleged secret tapes
Author: 0 New Zealand leader faces questions over alleged secret tapes

Mr Barclay called a press conference tonight - giving media 10 minutes' notice - and read from a statement before disappearing before reporters could ask any questions. Had to be part paid by prime ministers budget. "Hush money is not what these leaders' funds are for". A few metres away and facing his own media huddle, Mr Barclay categorically stated he had not told the Prime Minister about any recording.

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