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World News Comey thinks Trump is 'making stuff up' about his memos
Author: 0 Comey thinks Trump is 'making stuff up' about his memos

Fitzgerald did not respond to emails or a voicemail seeking comment. Comey redacted parts of one memo before he handed it to his friend. In the event he did not receive any Comey memos, Fitzgerald was invited to provide an on the record statement to Fox News.

World News Amber Rudd says she will end deportation targets amid calls to resign
Author: 0 Amber Rudd says she will end deportation targets amid calls to resign

Upon questioning, Ms Rudd replied: "We don't have targets for removals. I'll be approaching having removals in terms of illegal immigration put in place but I wont be doing it with individual targets, for the regions or wherever". In her evidence to the committee, Ms Rudd rejected suggestions that the Conservatives' goal of reducing net migration below 100,000 had contributed to the Windrush problem.

World News Alleged love triangle ends in 2 women shot dead in Pa
Author: 0 Alleged love triangle ends in 2 women shot dead in Pa

The gunwoman was also possibly wearing a wig as a disguise, according to investigators. A Pennsylvania woman allegedly shot a woman she believed was having an affair with her husband, before turning the gun on herself in a gruesome murder-suicide.

World News Golden State Killer Transfixes Cold Case Junkies
Author: 0 Golden State Killer Transfixes Cold Case Junkies

DeAngelo was taken into custody without incident. The Golden State Killer was the subject of " I'll Be Gone in the Dark ", a best-selling book published earlier this year by true crime writer Michelle McNamara . The then-unidentified thug was branded the Original Night Stalker and East Area Rapist at the time, before becoming known as the Golden State Killer .

World News PDP Decries Killing Of Benue Catholic Priests, Worshippers
Author: 0 PDP Decries Killing Of Benue Catholic Priests, Worshippers

Two Catholic priest and 11 Parishioners were killed in a early morning attacked at a church. They also burnt down several houses in the community. However, Daily Sun gathered from a source who hails from Umenger that the bandits suspected to be herdsmen numbering over 50 stormed the Umenger village on Tuesday evening, set the entire village on fire and killed about 15 people.

World News Critic Of Trump's Travel Ban Weighs In On Supreme Court Hearing
Author: 0 Critic Of Trump's Travel Ban Weighs In On Supreme Court Hearing

Katyal argued that Trump took an "iron wrecking ball" to the nation's immigration laws. First, does the president have the legal authority to institute such a ban? "This is not a so-called 'Muslim ban.' If it were, it would be the most ineffective Muslim ban that one could possibly imagine", because it excludes the vast majority of the Muslim world, he said .

World News United Nations comes up short for Syria 2018 refugee funds
Author: 0 United Nations comes up short for Syria 2018 refugee funds

The head of the United Nations aid agency UNOCHA called the $4.4 billion "a good start" but a group of nine worldwide aid organizations said the conference "did not go almost far enough". United Nations agencies issued an appeal on April 24 urging donor countries to step up contributions to the UN's annual $9.1 billion humanitarian appeal for Syria and neighboring countries, warning that only $2.3 billion had been received so far.

World News Facebook Makes Public its Full Content Guidelines
Author: 0 Facebook Makes Public its Full Content Guidelines

The guidelines encompass dozens of topics including hate speech , violent imagery, misrepresentation, terrorist propaganda, and disinformation. This way, if the company removes your post and you think it made a mistake in doing so, you can ask for a second opinion.

World News North Korea test site could be unusable after collapse - Chinese scientists
Author: 0 North Korea test site could be unusable after collapse - Chinese scientists

It will be the high point so far of a rapid diplomatic rapprochement on the peninsula, ahead of a much-anticipated meeting between Mr Kim and US President Donald Trump . Shielded by North Korea's extreme opaqueness, Kim has posed a special set of profiling problems for USA spy agencies. "They're basically talking the talk of advanced nuclear powers".

World News Dallas police officers, civilian shot at Home Depot
Author: 0 Dallas police officers, civilian shot at Home Depot

Dallas police respond to the scene where a man shot two police officers and a loss prevention officer at a Home Depot on April 24, 2018. Dallas police say they have arrested a suspect in the shooting. One officer's family is at the hospital, and one is en route to the hospital. Police identified the suspect as Armando Juarez, 29, and was wearing a white T-shirt and blue jean shorts.

World News Armenia's prime minister resigns amid large-scale protests
Author: 0 Armenia's prime minister resigns amid large-scale protests

After Monday's celebrations, Tuesday began on a more somber note as the country marked the 103rd anniversary of the Armenian genocide . "If people will bestow on me this responsibility, I'll assume the responsibility", Pashinyan said. Karapetyan took over as Armenia's top government official at an emergency meeting held following Sargsyan's resignation. A spokesman for Azerbaijan's foreign ministry said he hoped that new Armenian authorities would adopt a "constructive" approach over the ...

World News Hamas Drone Maker Killed in Malaysia
Author: 0 Hamas Drone Maker Killed in Malaysia

National police chief Mohamad Fuzi Harun said Wednesday that investigators found a motorcycle abandoned near the murder scene and were able to trace an actual photo of one of the suspects. In addition, he charged that Israel was behind the fatal shooting of a Hamas drone expert in Malaysia. "We have some difficulty in finding the culprits".

World News 'Smallville' actress Allison Mack released on more than $6.5 million bond
Author: 0 'Smallville' actress Allison Mack released on more than $6.5 million bond

Mack, who played Chloe Sullivan on WB's " Smallville " from 2001-2011, is expected to make a deal with prosecutor in exchange for her testimony against Raniere, according to Variety . Prosecutors said NXIVM "maintains features of a pyramid scheme". According to federal prosecutors, Mack served as Raniere's pimp, and used "fraud, force and coercion" to persuade women to join the group.

World News Rahul Gandhi assails PM; Shah calls him 'failed leader'
Author: 0 Rahul Gandhi assails PM; Shah calls him 'failed leader'

Blinded by disdain for the Prime Minister, they are using the choicest of words and phrases to show India in bad light", he said. Re-defining it, Rahul Gandhi said, "Save girls..." Rahul ji, you are a failed leader because you can not fight political battles on the streets.

World News Saudi Arabia Shuts Down Women's Fitness Center Over Promotional Workout Video
Author: 0 Saudi Arabia Shuts Down Women's Fitness Center Over Promotional Workout Video

Until the new guidelines are adopted, drone enthusiast must obtain police permission to fly their devices in " permitted sites " only, the ministry said. Houthi rebels have repeatedly fired missiles into Saudi territory, including Riyadh. Although the Saudi government does not disclose official statistics of individuals on death row, ESOHR's statistics confirm that 42 people are facing imminent execution, including 8 persons who were children at the time of the offence, and detainees who ...

World News Social Security System Receded in Nicaraguan as Riots Led 26 Deaths
Author: 0 Social Security System Receded in Nicaraguan as Riots Led 26 Deaths

Nicaragua's President Daniel Ortega on Sunday repealed a controversial reform of the country's welfare system that triggered riots that left 24 protesters dead. By Sunday, only one remained barred. The unexpected wave of violence in an otherwise relatively tightly controlled country caused global outrage. That same day, the United States condemned the excessive use of force by the Nicaraguan Police in the face of protests.

World News Putin ready to meet Trump - Russia
Author: 0 Putin ready to meet Trump - Russia

Lavrov was also quoted as saying that, prior to the US strikes on Syrian regime targets, Russian Federation had told USA officials which areas of Syria represented "red lines" for Moscow , and the US military action did not cross those lines.

World News A big week for Pompeo, on a rocky path to Senate confirmation
Author: 0 A big week for Pompeo, on a rocky path to Senate confirmation

All Democrats on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee , as well as committee member Sen. U.S. President Donald Trump assailed opposition Democrats Monday as "obstructionists" who appear set to vote against Central Intelligence Agency director Mike Pompeo as Trump's pick to become secretary of state.

World News Senate votes to let babies in chamber, but not without grumbling
Author: 0 Senate votes to let babies in chamber, but not without grumbling

Not just anybody can come onto the floor of the Senate - not even babies. Let us know in the comments section. It was a comment ripe for ridicule. "It was quite lovely", a beaming Duckworth told reporters afterwards, stressing how lawmakers including the Republican Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell were "very cordial and welcoming".

World News First Clues Emerge About Cuba's Future Under New President
Author: 0 First Clues Emerge About Cuba's Future Under New President

Two years after taking over from his ailing brother in 2006, Castro launched a series of reforms that expanded Cuba's private sector to almost 600,000 people and allowed citizens greater freedom to travel and access to information. will not be the head of government - the Cuban people need the solidarity of the rest of the world", Curbelo continued. The National Assembly erupted into applause as the result was read out, with delegates smiling and shaking hands warmly with Castro and ...

World News Shah seeks Rahul Gandhi's apology, accuses Congress of defaming Hindus
Author: 0 Shah seeks Rahul Gandhi's apology, accuses Congress of defaming Hindus

Almost a month back, Chief Minister Siddariamaiah, perhaps taking a cue from senior Congress leader , Kapil Sibal, had said that Mr Shah, who claimed to be the champion of Hindutva, was not a Hindu, but a Jain. Shah said by using the phrase "saffron terror", Congress leaders had t" arnished the image of Hindu culture worldwide". Perhaps now the Congress would tender its apology to the BJP President, Rai said.

World News Senate GOP leader rejects legislation to protect special counsel
Author: 0 Senate GOP leader rejects legislation to protect special counsel

For months, Grassley had refused to weigh in on legislation to protect a special counsel from being fired without cause, insisting that the committee would consider only one such bill, if it took up any at all. Chairman Grassley said if the authors of the various proposals put forward a consensus bill, he'd bring it up. "If consideration on the floor was the standard for approving a bill in committee or not, we wouldn't be moving any bills out of this committee".

World News Rudy Giuliani Joins Trump Legal Team, Aims To End Mueller Investigation
Author: 0 Rudy Giuliani Joins Trump Legal Team, Aims To End Mueller Investigation

Sekulow also announced that Jane Serene Raskin and Marty Raskin, whom he described as very respected former federal prosecutors with decades of experience, will also be joining Trump's legal team. Trump is facing numerous legal challenges, including the investigation by special counsel Robert Mueller into possible links between the Trump campaign and Russian Federation, as well as possible obstruction of justice; allegations that women were paid money to stay quiet about affairs they ...

World News Royal wedding: What will Meghan wear?
Author: 0 Royal wedding: What will Meghan wear?

Thomas Jr. also described Meghan Markle as "phony" who tries to act like Princess Diana, but he said that it's not going to happen as she is not genuine like Prince Harry's mother. I think Meghan's dress will be in a delicate lace with very subtle beading, designed with a deep V neckline and long lace sleeve. Before they can be seen standing hand in hand in front of their family and friends, the ceremony room decorated with magical light bulbs along the ceiling.

World News Schumer announces plan to decriminalize marijuana
Author: 0 Schumer announces plan to decriminalize marijuana

His bill would not legalize marijuana outright, but instead allow states to decide whether to make the drug available commercially. Justice Brandeis said let the states be laboratories. According to CBS News , Session made "it clear that marijuana possession and distribution is against federal law" and directed US attorneys to prosecute it accordingly.

World News Romania May Move Its Embassy to Israel in Jerusalem
Author: 0 Romania May Move Its Embassy to Israel in Jerusalem

The leader of the governing party in Romania (the Social Democrats) Liviu Dragnea has announced that the decision is final and that further steps are being taken. It added Romania's position regarding the Israeli-Palestinian case "has traditionally been a balanced one, including.bilaterally recognising the Palestinian state".

Author: 0 Opposition parties submit notice for CJI's impeachment to Rajya Sabha chairman

Leaders of the Congress party and six other parties presented a notice to the chairman of Parliament's upper house seeking an inquiry into Chief Justice Deepak Misra's conduct, to be followed by a vote on impeachment . "Further, despite the orders of the ADM cancelling the allotment in 1985, the Chief Justice surrendered the land only in 2012 after he was elevated to the Supreme Court ".

World News American shoppers told to avoid romaine lettuce amid E coli outbreak
Author: 0 American shoppers told to avoid romaine lettuce amid E coli outbreak

Media reports indicate Safeway had pulled romaine lettuce from shelves in OR and replaced it with safe product. No common grower, supplier, distributor or brand has been identified yet, according to the CDC . Coli infection may be reported in the coming weeks, since some people may not immediately report the illness. Nugget Markets, Safeway and Raley's told us the romaine lettuce they sell does not come from the Yuma, Arizona growing region.

World News German police defuse WW II bomb after evacuating central Berlin
Author: 0 German police defuse WW II bomb after evacuating central Berlin

The police say there is no immediate danger from the 500 kg British bomb, which was found on Heidestrasse last Wednesday. But not generally this close to the city center, we're 300-400 meters from the main train station. Flights from Berlin's Tegel airport are not affected but passengers have been warned that public transport to the city's two airports - Tegel and Schoenefeld - would be disrupted .

World News Syrian Air Defense Forces Return Fire In Non-Existent Attack
Author: 0 Syrian Air Defense Forces Return Fire In Non-Existent Attack

It made that clear in 2013, when it held back from military action and, more importantly, said that even if it had intervened it would only have been in a limited way. Israeli F-15s will stay in country after Tehran threatens Israel for attacking Iranian forces in Syria last week. The attack over the weekend was an important message of deterrence that the US would stand behind its word to not tolerate the use of non-conventional weapons, said Moshe Yaalon, a former Israeli defense minister ...

World News 'Extremely Racist' Video Leads To Syracuse Theta Tau Fraternity Suspension
Author: 0 'Extremely Racist' Video Leads To Syracuse Theta Tau Fraternity Suspension

We recently learned that a member of the Le Moyne community was involved with this fraternity. The video was posted to a secret Facebook group called "Tau of Theta Tau". It was uncovered by student newspaper the Daily Orange , and shows a frat boy forcing another student to his knees, where he is ordered to repeat a vile oath.

World News FIFA probes Russian federation over racist chants
Author: 0 FIFA probes Russian federation over racist chants

Consumer group Which? found two tickets for the best available seats at Tunisia vs England on June 18 were listed on StubHub for between £480.20 and £11,237.60. The International Football Federation ( FIFA ) expects all the tickets for the 2018 FIFA World Cup matches to be held in Russia this summer to sell out, FIFA Head of Ticketing Falk Eller told reporters Tuesday.

World News Prosecutor closes Prince death case; no charges
Author: 0 Prosecutor closes Prince death case; no charges

He was found unresponsive in an elevator at Paisley Park, his Minnesota home and recording studio. "As licensed professionals, doctors are held to a high level of accountability in their prescribing practices, especially when it comes to highly addictive painkillers".

World News New sanctions against Russian Federation for chemical weapons attack in Syria still possible
Author: 0 New sanctions against Russian Federation for chemical weapons attack in Syria still possible

The US, Britain and France fired a total of 105 cruise missiles at targets they said were linked to chemical weapons in Damascus and Homs. The fact-finding mission from the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) to the Syrian town of Douma was put on hold after the United Nations security team was sacked at during a reconnaissance tour on Tuesday.

World News McKayla Maroney says Larry Nassar molested her 'hundreds' of times
Author: 0 McKayla Maroney says Larry Nassar molested her 'hundreds' of times

And he didn't say it in a way that was, like, mean or anything like that. "I actually was like, 'That makes sense, I don't want to tell anybody about this.' And I didn't believe that they would understand ". "All they cared about is money and medals". She's also been an outspoken critic of USA Gymnastics and Michigan State University , where Nassar also served as a physician, accusing them of not doing enough to prevent and end the sexual abuse.

World News Trump, Abe Fail To Agree On US Tariff Exemption For Japan
Author: 0 Trump, Abe Fail To Agree On US Tariff Exemption For Japan

Japan is one of the few key US allies that has not been granted exemptions from the Trump administration's tariffs on steel and aluminum imports into the U.S. Trump pulled out of talks just three days into his presidency. "If the meeting is not fruitful while I'm there, I'll respectfully leave the meeting", President Donald Trump said.

World News Masked Prowler Arrested Outside Taylor Swift's LA Home
Author: 0 Masked Prowler Arrested Outside Taylor Swift's LA Home

Police filed a temporary restraining order against Sandrock and jailed him for three days. The Associated Press reports police found a knife, rope, ammunition, and more masks in gloves inside of the vehicle he drove to the residence owned by Swift.

World News Over 95% of world's population breathing unhealthy air
Author: 0 Over 95% of world's population breathing unhealthy air

Increased heat, changes in climate patterns, drought and wildfires contributed to the high number of days with unhealthy particulate matter. It's sort of a continuing struggle. "They're formed of different chemicals", she said. The absence of pollution reduction targets of 35 per cent in three years and 50 per cent in five years in the draft National Clean Air Program (NCAP) of the Environment Ministry is a cause of "grave concern", Greenpeace India today said.

World News Syrian Air Defence Forces Destroy Missiles Over Two Air Bases
Author: 0 Syrian Air Defence Forces Destroy Missiles Over Two Air Bases

Syrian Central Media , which described the incidents as confrontation of a new "aggression", said the missiles targeted Shayrat air base in Homs. After midnight, Syrian state media outlets and the War Media, the media wing of the Syrian army and its allies, reported that Syrian air defences responded to a missile strike believed to be carried out by Israel, reports Xinhua news agency.

World News Bon-Ton Stores reaches the end of the line
Author: 0 Bon-Ton Stores reaches the end of the line

Corporate parent Bon-Ton operates stores under the Herberger's name in North Platte, Norfolk, Scottsbluff, Hastings and Kearney. "While we are disappointed by this outcome and tried very hard to identify bidders interested in operating the business as a going concern, we are committed to working constructively with the winning bidder to ensure an orderly wind-down of operations", said Bill Tracy, Bon-Ton's president and CEO.

World News First Lady Melania Trump to attend Barbara Bush's Texas funeral
Author: 0 First Lady Melania Trump to attend Barbara Bush's Texas funeral

Former President Barack Obama said Mrs. Humor helps, she often said and it does, Gans, but I will miss your laugh terribly. "When she invites you into her home, it's your home". Former First Lady Laura Bush got a little choked up when she spoke about her mother-in-law at the forum. "It was wonderful to see the turnout that came to hear her speak", she said.

World News Turkey to hold snap elections on 24 June, says Erdoğan
Author: 0 Turkey to hold snap elections on 24 June, says Erdoğan

Turkey looks set to hold the elections amid its state of emergency , with the national security council having on April 18 recommended to parliament that the special regime, brought in following the July 2016 coup, is still required for the governance of the country and should be extended for a seventh time.

World News Russia, Syria block inspectors watchdog, from Compound weapons attack Web Page States
Author: 0 Russia, Syria block inspectors watchdog, from Compound weapons attack Web Page States

After midnight, Syrian state media outlets and the War Media, the media wing of the Syrian army and its allies, reported that Syrian air defenses responded to a missile strike believed to be carried out by Israel. "I can guarantee that Russian Federation has not tampered with the site", he told the BBC . The Associated Press spoke to survivors and witnesses who described being hit by gas.

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