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Author: 0 Palestinians dismiss IS claim of Israel policewoman killing

The Israeli forces also raised doubts about the veracity of the Daesh claim - its first for an attack in occupied Jerusalem or inside Israel - which came with the extremists facing defeat in their Iraq and Syria bastions. Update: The soldiers broke into, and violently searched the homes of the three Palestinians, who were killed in Jerusalem, friday, and verbally informed the families that the army will be demolishing their homes soon.

Global Media Qatar Airways seeks 10% stake in American Airlines
Author: 0 Qatar Airways seeks 10% stake in American Airlines

This has been a long, bitter, politicized feud, with the Gulf carriers strongly refuting the subsidy claims and USA labor groups accusing them of killing American jobs. It's a new twist in the battle between USA carriers and their Gulf rivals. Dennis Tajer, a spokesman for the Allied Pilots Association, accused Qatar of "asymmetric financial warfare".

Global Media London records fresh fire outbreak
Author: 0 London records fresh fire outbreak

That fire at Grenfell Tower spread rapidly, turning the burning building into a giant torch and terrifying residents. Less than two weeks after a fire outbreak led to the deaths of at least 79 people in London , the city has recorded yet another fire incident.

Global Media Wonder Woman - DC finally get it right
Author: 0 Wonder Woman - DC finally get it right

There is one girl that refuses to listen to you unless you address her as Wonder Woman . Gal Gadot in a still from Hollywood Movie Wonder Woman . These mega-editions work for video games, so I can't say I'm surprised that the film industry has really started to lean into these types sets. And I said, "And how do you think they should be, Alma?" The Twitter account is now promoting a Nat Geo series called Genius , in which former supervillain Geoffrey Rush - that's Casanova ...

Author: 0 Dennis Rodman Says We're All Misunderstanding Kim Jong

Warmbier, 22, was arrested in the reclusive country while visiting as a tourist in January 2016. The funeral service was held at Warmbier's alma mater, Wyoming High School. Portman said sanctions against North Korea should be tightened, WVXU reports . United States doctors say he suffered a "severe neurological injury", the most likely cause of which was a cardiopulmonary arrest that had cut the blood supply to the brain.

Global Media Brexit negotiations on citizens' rights have started constructively - May
Author: 0 Brexit negotiations on citizens' rights have started constructively - May

Mr Davis and Mr Barnier, both keen hikers, exchanged mountaineering-related gifts to mark the start of talks, with the EU's chief negotiator joking about the "steep and rocky path" ahead. Downing Street did not reveal details of May's proposals, but full details of her plans are expected to be published on June 26. Their early priority will be to reassure the estimated 4.5 million European and British nationals living in each others' countries that they won't be forced to leave their homes ...

Author: 0 Putin jokingly offers Comey asylum during annual phone-in session

Putin reaffirmed his denial of allegations by USA intelligence agencies that the Kremlin meddled in the 2016 US election, saying Russian Federation has openly expressed its views and hasn't engaged in any covert activities. He also said that Russian armed forces and defense industry have benefited from the anti-terrorist operations in Syria. "What makes the Federal Bureau of Investigation director different from Mr.

Global Media New Saudi heir, Prince Mohammed bin Salman, built the right Trump ties
Author: 0 New Saudi heir, Prince Mohammed bin Salman, built the right Trump ties

Although Mohammed bin Salman's promotion to crown prince had always been expected among those who follow the royal family closely, the timing was a surprise, and puts the kingdom's future in relatively untested hands. Mohammed bin Nayef , the king's nephew and a counter-terrorism chief admired in Washington for putting down an al Qaeda campaign of bombings in 2003-06, was relieved of all his posts, according to the decree.

Global Media Supreme Court rules government can't refuse disparaging trademarks
Author: 0 Supreme Court rules government can't refuse disparaging trademarks

The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) denied Tam a federal trademark registration for THE SLANTS on the basis that it was disparaging to Asian-Americans. The court has ruled the government can't refuse to register trademarks that are considered offensive. Redskins owner Dan Snyder has refused to change the name of the franchise, arguing his team's mascot "represents honor, respect and pride".

Global Media Russia Claims to Have Killed ISIS Leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi
Author: 0 Russia Claims to Have Killed ISIS Leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi

There have previously been unconfirmed reports, including in March 2015 and in June 2016, that al-Baghdadi was seriously wounded in airstrikes carried out by US -led coalition forces. They said the strike came as the militants gathered to discuss the group's withdrawal from Raqqa. Russian Federation in September 2015 launched a bombing campaign in Syria in support of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad and its efforts against IS jihadists are separate from the US-led coalition which supports ...

Author: 0 Nevada's Heller opposes GOP health bill

The Senate health care bill created to replace the Affordable Care Act has drawn criticism from conservative Republican lawmakers who say the measure does not go far enough to repeal Obamacare . "There are lots of frustrated senators saying they didn't like the process of writing this bill, [but] none of them saying they would use their power to do anything about it", says Zwillich.

Author: 0 Trump signals he will work with Republican holdouts on health bill

Meanwhile, the head of Yale's health policy unit said Senate Republicans have given themselves problems from the left and the right, when it comes to passing their revised healthcare bill. The Senate bill would also erase the tax penalties Obama's 2010 law imposes on people who don't purchase insurance. The Senate bill would modify those government price controls somewhat, allowing insurers to charge 64-year-olds five times what they charge 18-year-olds (as opposed to three times, ...

Global Media Dutch FM welcomes release of kidnapped Dutch journalists in Colombia
Author: 0 Dutch FM welcomes release of kidnapped Dutch journalists in Colombia

Foreign Minister Bert Koenders said in a statement early Saturday that Derk Bolt and Eugenio Follender "are doing relatively well under the circumstances". The ELN, Colombia's last major guerrilla army with about 1,500 troops, said the journalists were detained preventively because they had entered a conflict zone where Colombia's military often operates covertly.

Global Media 4000 cows to be airlifted to Qatar
Author: 0 4000 cows to be airlifted to Qatar

Last week, Saudi Arabia and a number of its cohorts cut off diplomatic ties with the Doha government and suspended air, sea and land transport with Qatar. The ambassadors of Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates and the Bahraini Charge d'affaires accredited to Turkey met with Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu in Ankara on Monday.

Author: 0 Donald Trump sends 'warm greetings' to Muslims celebrating Eid

The Eid festival marks the end of the Muslim fasting month of Ramadhan , the ninth month of the Islamic calendar . The end of Ramadan usually depends on when the moon is sighted. EID Mubarak Sounds like Allah Entering not entering the Home of Muslims or to the Islamic world, Even more to the belief what they were holding.

Global Media Eid-el-fitri: Buhari preaches peace, unity
Author: 0 Eid-el-fitri: Buhari preaches peace, unity

During Ramadan , the Islamic Charity Association (SBM), which funds Brazil Mosque, promoted many donations to those vulnerable to the cold and hunger. People are allowed to eat after sunset, Shearson said, so when the month of fasting falls in winter, people get to eat sooner. Buhari congratulated Muslims and Christians on the occasion of the Eid-el-Fitr, urging all citizens to resolve to live in peace and avoid making reckless statements .

Global Media Underground blast kills eight coal miners in Colombia
Author: 0 Underground blast kills eight coal miners in Colombia

When asked by reporters, Colombia National Police Chief Jorge Hernando Nieto refused to answer whether those arrested were present at the mall. Those arrested will be arraigned on charges including homicide and terrorism, he said. In February, the ELN claimed a bombing at a bullring in Bogota , which killed a police officer and wounded more than 20 people. The country has seen an increase in illegal mining in recent years.

Global Media Police consider manslaughter charges over Grenfell Tower fire
Author: 0 Police consider manslaughter charges over Grenfell Tower fire

She repeated calls for members of the public with information about people who may have been in the tower at the time of the fire to come forward. Portsmouth City Council is removing cladding from two high-rise buildings as a precautionary measure. "I do not want any hidden victims of this tragedy", she said on Friday.

Global Media DHS: Russians Tried to Hack 21 State Election Systems
Author: 0 DHS: Russians Tried to Hack 21 State Election Systems

The Senate intelligence committee plans a hearing on the same election issues with current Federal Bureau of Investigation , homeland security and state election officials. What he said was that he was not aware of efforts by Mr Trump or his campaign to collude with Russian Federation beyond what the intelligence community already knows.

Author: 0 UK high-rise buildings fail fire safety tests

The worst fire to hit the capital since World War Two has prompted a nationwide review of high-rise buildings after police said the cladding used on Grenfell had failed all safety checks. Some survivors of the fire claim that cheap materials were used for the cladding; others contend substandard maintenance practices also were responsible for the disaster.

Global Media United States wants 'much greater' China pressure on NKorea
Author: 0 United States wants 'much greater' China pressure on NKorea

Defense Secretary Jim Mattis says the American people are growing increasingly frustrated over the government in North Korea that "provokes, provokes and provokes". He was held for almost a year-and-a-half in North Korea before being sent home in a coma last week. -Chinese talks in Washington. This year's edition separates out the security aspects.

Author: 0 Trump calls out Obama over Russia

The Obama administration first publicly announced Russia's alleged election meddling on October 7 but stopped short of saying that the efforts were aimed at helping Trump win. "So, there was enormous bias in the election because of the Russians, but how do you balance that out without further damaging it?" Sen. Ron Wyden expressed disappointment Friday that the administration wasn't more aggressive.

Global Media Canadian Sniper Shatters Longest Confirmed Kill Record With Two-Mile Shot
Author: 0 Canadian Sniper Shatters Longest Confirmed Kill Record With Two-Mile Shot

NDP leader Tom Mulcair is forgoing the celebration and raising red flags following reports that a Canadian sniper in Iraq shattered the world record for the longest confirmed kill. "Canadian snipers are the best in the world". "Why have you not declared that the current military operation is now a combat mission?" The unnamed sniper was part of Canada's elite Joint Task Force 2 special operations unit that is now deployed in an "advise and assist" capacity to help Iraqi security forces ...

Author: 0 Trump Says 'Solar Wall' on Mexican Border Would Pay for Itself

The scheme would lower the cost to Mexico too, he said, adding: "Pretty good imagination, right?" "We're working it out. And that's good, right?" Among them was one from Gleason Partners in Las Vegas that proposed a wall of steel, cement and solar panels .

Author: 0 Toll from Pakistan tanker fire climbs to 148

More than 100 people have been killed in an explosion in Pakistan after they gathered to collect fuel from an overturned oil tanker, according to reports . Many were burned beyond recognition, Baqar said, and will have to be identified using DNA testing. He said it was "greed" of the villagers which took them to the "valley of death".

Global Media Donald Trump's son seems to confirm James Comey's account of Flynn investigation
Author: 0 Donald Trump's son seems to confirm James Comey's account of Flynn investigation

Comey on Thursday had said he would welcome the release of such recordings, if they exist. "No collusion, no obstruction, he's a leaker", he said. The leaders of the House of Representatives intelligence committee said on Friday they've written to Comey, following the sacked Federal Bureau of Investigation director's testimony he made notes about his talks with Trump on Thursday.

Author: 0 Senate healthcare overhaul: Hopes and hurdles

At least four GOP senators-along with all Democrats-have voiced opposition to the bill. "Because of this, I can not support it as now drafted , and I do not believe it has the votes to pass the Senate ". Medicaid: The Senate bill slashes spending on Medicaid in order to cut taxes on the rich. A number of Republicans such as Susan Collins and ME said it was "too soon" to judge the bill until they had had a chance to read it.

Global Media Parsing through the details of the GOP's health care bill
Author: 0 Parsing through the details of the GOP's health care bill

The Senate bill, officially known as the Better Care Reconciliation Act , allows the ACA's expansion of Medicaid to continue through 2021, but then makes drastic budget reductions to the entire program. As a military veteran who uses the VA, and as someone who now works in the health care field, I believe a single-payer Medicare-for-all system is the only one that will truly work.

Global Media James Mattis 'shocked' by low level of U.S. military readiness
Author: 0 James Mattis 'shocked' by low level of U.S. military readiness

Defense Secretary James Mattis told Congress on Tuesday that the U.S.is " not winning in Afghanistan" as Taliban insurgents are battling American and Afghan troops to a "stalemate". Mattis says, "Mr. Putin has chosen to be a strategic competitor". "Everything that we are doing plans for that contingency.in addition to looking ahead to what might be developed or what is possible over the next five to ten years".

Author: 0 The Who, Liam Payne Unite for All-Star Charity Simon & Garfunkel Cover

The single has also been declared the second fastest-selling single of the year. Among the British musicians who have been seen coming and going from the recording studio include Robbie Williams , former Ginger Spice Geri (Halliwell ) Horner, Queen guitarist Brian May , and James Blunt .

Global Media Escalation in Syria: US Downs Syrian Plane, Iran Launches Missiles at ISIS
Author: 0 Escalation in Syria: US Downs Syrian Plane, Iran Launches Missiles at ISIS

Al-Islam also issued a warning to Washington saying that "the presence of Americans in the region is illegal" and added that the "U.S. should leave Syria sooner or later". Iran's Revolutionary Guard said it fired as many as seven missiles at an ISIS compound in Deir Ezzor while Iranian media cited sources who said that the strikes killed 360 militants on Sunday.

Global Media Raleigh mourners: Slain Muslim teen in Va. represents all 'sisters in Islam'
Author: 0 Raleigh mourners: Slain Muslim teen in Va. represents all 'sisters in Islam'

The suspect in the murder, Darwin Martinez Torres , 22, allegedly got into an argument with a teen in Hassanen's group who was riding a bicycle, and became enraged. Her funeral is planned for Wednesday afternoon, with a private burial to follow. "The Fairfax County Police Department has partnered closely with the Loudoun County Sheriff's Office with the common goal of justice for Nabra as well as for her family, friends and community", FCPD said in a news release .

Author: 0 N. Korea accuses U.S. of 'smear campaign' over Warmbier death

In the first official reaction to his death, a spokesman for the National Reconciliation Council earlier Friday said that Warmbier was treated according to "international standards". He said North Korea's treatment of Warmbier demonstrated "a basic disregard for human rights, for human dignity". A negotiator involved in Warmbier's release said his Jewishness was hidden as a tactic because he was accused by Pyongyang of acting on behalf of the United Methodist Church.

Author: 0 Defending Senate Repeal Effort, Trump Trashes Obamacare

The bill also scales back federal funding for Medicaid - which is more than half the spending for the program at the state level. Echoing the other four, Heller said he opposes the measure "in this form" but does not rule out backing a version that is changed to his liking.

Global Media Chhattisgarh Naxals fire upon IAF helicopter deployed to rescue injured jawans
Author: 0 Chhattisgarh Naxals fire upon IAF helicopter deployed to rescue injured jawans

DM Awasthi, DG Naxal operations on "Operation Prahaar" said that 3 DRG jawans martyred, 5 injured whereas over a dozen Naxals dead, 8-10 injured. Security personnel are now conducting extensive combing operation in the Sukma region. IAF source said they had received information about heavy attrition to Naxalites and also certain casualties to security forces. The injured were airlifted to Raipur and admitted at a private hospital.

Global Media China, US officials to meet for Diplomatic and Strategic Dialogue
Author: 0 China, US officials to meet for Diplomatic and Strategic Dialogue

Compared to the Strategic and Economic Dialogue, which had since 2009 been the key platform for bilateral talks under the Obama administration, pundits are hopeful that the new security dialogue, along with three parallel bilateral consultations initiated by Presidents Donald Trump and Xi Jinping in April, will be more productive.

Author: 0 Mitch McConnell Seeks Votes to Help Push Health Care Bill Through Senate

States with a large population receiving Medicare , health insurance for seniors, or Medicaid, government-subsidised insurance for low-income or disabled people, may be negatively affected by the bill in its current draft . He added that Nevada "is one of the most improved states in the country" in expanding coverage. "As I've said numerous times , we rely heavily on federal funding in Vermont and we took advantage of the expansion of Medicaid, so we're very reliant", Scott said.

Global Media South Koreans march to protest USA missile defence system
Author: 0 South Koreans march to protest USA missile defence system

In an interview today, South Korean President Moon Jae-in offered more details on the ongoing dispute over the US THAAD missile defense installed in the south of his country, a controversial deployment that he's been critical of. "President Moon Jae-in visited the test site of the Agency for Defense Development today to oversee the test-firing of a ballistic missile". The issue of South Korea's suspension of the THAAD deployment comes against the backdrop of the death of United States ...

Global Media Pres. Trump Congratulates Republicans for Special Election Wins
Author: 0 Pres. Trump Congratulates Republicans for Special Election Wins

She also dismissed the notion that the Republicans' longtime tactic to hold her up as a partisan lightening rod drags down public opinion about fellow congressional Democrats and candidates. Moulton is a 38-year-old Iraq war veteran elected to Congress in 2014. "I don't know that it's possible at this point to change our party leadership", Moulton said.

Author: 0 USA moves to reassure Qatar with arms sale, joint exercise

The US approved the possible sale of up to 72 F-15QA aircraft to Qatar for $21.1 billion in November. The president called Qatar a "funder of terrorism at a very high level", telling a press conference in the White House Rose Garden that the country had to "do more" to combat terror.

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