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Author: 0 Israeli-Palestinan deal would be start of Middle East peace

Trump has criticized the Palestinian Authority for paying salaries to people sentenced for terrorism by Israel. "[The Palestinians'] fundamental problem is with occupation and settlements and the failure of Israel to recognize the state of Palestine as we recognize it, [and not with] Judaism", Palestinian leader Abbas stated, speaking before Trump.

Author: 0 Oil prices fall as White House proposes US oil reserve sales

The plan was released just a day after Trump left OPEC's de-facto leader Saudi Arabia following his first overseas state-visit. Analysts are already expecting OPEC and non-OPEC counter parties to keep last year's agreement unchanged at least until the next official OPEC meeting in November 2017.

Global News US Intel Chief: Collusion unclear but Russia, Trump contact alarming
Author: 0 US Intel Chief: Collusion unclear but Russia, Trump contact alarming

Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats told a Senate panel on Tuesday he would not comment on the reports. KELLY: This phone exchange is significant because it demonstrates how alarmed officials inside the Obama administration were last summer two months before USA intelligence put out a formal statement about Russian interference and five months before US intelligence weighed in with the view that Russia had tried to tip the vote to Trump.

Author: 0 Trump 'hopeful' of brokering Middle-east peace deal

Speaking before Trump, Abbas said that the Palestinians "fundamental problem is with occupation and settlements and the failure of Israel to recognise the state of Palestine as we recognise it". No three-way meeting between leaders. The Harvard professor recently met with Trump, Abbas, and Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu , and he claimed the "Art of the Deal" author may be closer to peace than many people suspect.

Global News Trump meets Palestine President, urges resumption of peace talks
Author: 0 Trump meets Palestine President, urges resumption of peace talks

Yesterday, Mr Trump became the first sitting United States president to visit Jerusalem's Western Wall, one of Judaism's holiest sites. The goal of Trump's trip, the official said , was "to do a lot of listening, build very strong relationships with all the different people, not just the parties involved.

Author: 0 $694.6 Million in Sales Expected for Ciena Co. (CIEN) This Quarter

Looking at the current price of the stock and the 52 week high and low, it suggests that the stock is likely to go Down in the future. In the last 30 days, he also unloaded 2,000 shares valued at $45,580 United States dollars. its quarterly earnings Wall Street analysts expect $0.29 EPS, up $0.05 or 20.83 % from last year's $0.24 same quarter earnings. Pnc Fin Gp Inc holds 17,816 shares.

Global News Previous owner of Elvis jet says he designed red interior
Author: 0 Previous owner of Elvis jet says he designed red interior

A private jet once owned by Elvis is set to be auctioned after sitting on a runway in New Mexico for 30 years. "The jet is still in its original condition, and has been privately owned for over 35 years". Or you could just keep it in your backyard as an extremely cool bar. Its value is estimated at somewhere between $2 and 3.5 million, making it the ultimate Elvis Presley souvenir for someone with a lot of money and significant storage space.

Global News Wind whips Nanaimo power grid
Author: 0 Wind whips Nanaimo power grid

She says crews are working as fast as possible to reach and fix numerous Interior locations, but there is no estimate when power will be restored. Exact restoration times will not be available until full damage assessments are complete later this evening.

Global News What we know about the Manchester attacker
Author: 0 What we know about the Manchester attacker

Police cars, bomb-disposal units and 60 ambulances raced to the scene as the scale of the carnage became clear. From the bottom of my heart, I am so so sorry. The concert attack was the deadliest in Britain since 2005, when 52 people were killed by bombs on London's bus and subway systems. News, Ariana later boarded a private plane with her mother, Joan (who had taken some concertgoers backstage to safety after the explosion went off), and returned to Boca Raton, Florida, her hometown.

Author: 0 Marching 'Grandparents' Clash With Police in Venezuela

The majority of the 40 people who have died amid ongoing anti-government protests in Venezuela in recent weeks were not participating in the demonstrations, according to the Ministry of Communication and Information. They pledged to take to the streets again the next day. In four of those cases, state or national police officers have been charged. Chanting "Freedom!" and "Down with Maduro!", the elderly protesters made it onto a highway but were blocked from their intended destination, ...

Global News Hindu pilgrims killed in Uttarakhand bus crash
Author: 0 Hindu pilgrims killed in Uttarakhand bus crash

Authorities have rushed police teams, disaster response personnel, besides paramilitary troopers, to the spot to carry rescue work. According to sources, so far 24 bodies have been recovered and 6 other who were injured were admitted to hospital.

Author: 0 Victims Of Manchester Bombing Include 8-Year-Old, 18-Year-Old

Police raided a house in Elsmore Road in Fallowfield earlier on Tuesday. A 23-year-old has been arrested in South Manchester in connection with the incident. The first confirmed victim was student Georgina Callander, believed to be 18, whose death was reported by her former school. "She was loved by everyone and her warmth and kindness will be remembered fondly".

Author: 0 Palestine boils as Trump meets Abbas

Trump arrived at the presidential palace in the West Bank city, located only about a 20-minute drive from Tel Aviv but across Israel's controversial separation wall . Unlike past U.S. presidents who have drawn clear lines for both sides to follow in order to achieve a deal, Trump has offered little - if not inconsistent - public guidance for the Israeli and Palestinian leaders.

Author: 0 Video shows Erdogan watched bodyguards' violent attack on protesters in DC

The revelation of Erdogan's proximity to the incident came in a video posted to Facebook on Thursday afternoon by Voice of America's Turkish division. "After all, they violated American laws in the United States of America, so you can not have that happen in the United States of America". The guards surrounded a middle-aged man who had been kicked to the ground and was kicked repeatedly in the face.

Global News Mattis: Militia hit by United States strike in Syria Iran-directed offensive force
Author: 0 Mattis: Militia hit by United States strike in Syria Iran-directed offensive force

The U.S. -led coalition is also supporting the force with airstrikes. In a statement, the US-led coalition said it had struck "pro-regime forces. that posed a threat to United States of America and partner forces". The official said five of the vehicles came within 29 kilometers of the base at about midnight EST Thursday when the aircraft were dispatched. The U.S.

Global News Victor Wanyama among stars shocked by Manchester Arena terror attack
Author: 0 Victor Wanyama among stars shocked by Manchester Arena terror attack

He writes: " Theresa May says such attacks "will not break us", but her own life is lived in a bullet-proof bubble, and she evidently does not need to identify any young people today in Manchester morgues". British television stations showed images of girls shrieking in horror as they fled the blast area. "For them to now struggle with how did this happen, this tragedy - it's going to be hard to make sense of".

Author: 0 Ivanka Trump Says Saudi Progress on Women 'Encouraging'

He is still hopeful that President Trump may be able to unify people, but he says there's a dire need to unite religions and cultures right here in the USA, and also, Qazi wants to see if Trump can do that in how he implements policies. Zarif's was the first Iranian reaction to US President Donald Trump's visit to Saudi Arabia , and came on the same day the US president delivered a long speech on Islam in Riyadh while slamming Iran.

Author: 0 Worries grew of Trump campaign contacts to Russia — Ex-CIA chief

He said Russian Federation denied any attempts to interfere. He said he told Bortnikov that Russian interference "would destroy any near-term prospect of improvement" in the relationship between the US and Russia . "As I said, Mr. Gowdy, I think this committee now has access to the type of information I'm alluding to here". According to the New York Times , this was the first time Brennan had publicly mentioned his concern about possible links between the President Trump campaign.

Author: 0 Suspected Manchester concert bomber identified

Survivors of the suicide bombing that killed 22 people at a Manchester concert hall said security screening ahead of the Ariana Grande show was haphazard, raising the question of whether public arenas and other crowded spaces are being safeguarded to the extent they could be.

Author: 0 Former head of Central Intelligence Agency says it knew of Trump team Moscow links

Russia "brazenly interfered" in the 2016 US election process despite the head of its FSB security service being warned it would hurt US-Russia ties, according to John Brennan , the former Central Intelligence Agency director. It's not clear if notes on the conversation with Mr Coats were also made. "The experts provided regular updates and assessments through the summer and fall, which we used to inform senior USA officials, including President Obama", he said.

Author: 0 Trump Reportedly Asked Intel Chiefs To Deny Evidence In Russia Probe

Citing current and former intelligence officials, the Post said neither Rogers nor Coats, who was appointed by Trump, complied with the request. Mueller's appointment came a week after Trump abruptly fired FBI Director James Comey , who was, at the time , charged with overseeing his agency's probe into possible collusion between the Trump campaign and Moscow.

Author: 0 Trump asked 2 intel chiefs to deny Russia collusion

In less than a week, the United States media coverage of Trump has changed in a defining way after the James Comey firing and the Robert Mueller appointment - they're assessing Trump not as "business as usual" or the daily comic strip but as "crisis" and "threat to national security ".

Author: 0 Trump tells Abbas violence does not advance peace

He was accompanied by the Rabbi of the Western Wall, Shmuel Rabinowitz, who said on Israel Radio that he recited two psalms with the U.S. leader. "I had a meeting this morning with president Abbas and can tell you that the Palestinians are ready to reach for peace", Trump said.

Global News Hicom to sell 49.9% in Proton to Geely Holding
Author: 0 Hicom to sell 49.9% in Proton to Geely Holding

Malaysian manufacturer Proton also owns British sports vehicle maker Lotus Cars. DRB-Hicom said on Wednesday it had reached an agreement for the sale of the stake. PSA, whose Chief Executive Carlos Tavares had said Proton would be a good fit, did not immediately return calls and messages seeking comment. Proton re-badges cars from foreign manufacturers to sell in the local market, but its quality has declined in recent years.

Author: 0 North Korea says intermediate-range missile is ready for mass-production

South Korea and the USA had earlier described Sunday's missile as medium-range. U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said economic and diplomatic pressure would continue to be applied to North Korea . He vowed to bring up the issue at this week's G-7 summit in Italy. Under third-generation dictator Kim Jong Un , North Korea has been advancing its decades-long goal of putting a nuclear warhead on an intercontinental ballistic missile capable of reaching the USA mainland.

Author: 0 Trump embraces Israel, but Russian ties still trail him

LIASSON: Actually, they haven't come up until the president brought them up unprompted today after meeting with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu . President Donald Trump has denied that Israel was the source of the classified intelligence he was accused of sharing with Russian Federation at a White House meeting earlier in May.

Author: 0 Iranian president calls relations with US 'a curvy road'

Armenian President Serzh Sarkisian over the weekend congratulated President Rouhani on his victory in the presidential election , emphasizing the friendly nature of Yerevan's relations with Tehran . The Iranian president championed a nuclear deal with the United States and five other major powers in 2015 that led to the lifting of most sanctions against Iran a year ago, in return for curbs on its nuclear programme.

Author: 0 Philippines' Duterte leaves for 4-day visit to Russia

WASHINGTON , D.C:US President Donald Trump praised his Philippine counterpart Rodrigo Duterte over his immensely polarizing drug war, which has killed thousands of people, reports said Tuesday (Wednesday in Manila ). "The whole of Marawi city is blacked out, there is no light, and there are Maute snipers all around", Lorenzana said in the news conference in Moscow, which was broadcast live in the Philippines.

Author: 0 UN Security Council vows new sanctions on North Korea

The US-drafted statement was almost identical to one adopted last week after the launch of an intermediate-range missile that Pyongyang said was capable of carrying a "heavy" nuclear warhead. The February launch, the North's first missile test after Trump took office, alarmed neighbors because solid-fuel missiles can be fired more quickly than liquid-fuel missiles, which need to be fueled before launch and require a larger number of vehicles, including fuel trucks, that could be spotted by ...

Global News Trump's $4.1T Budget Relies on Deep Domestic Cuts
Author: 0 Trump's $4.1T Budget Relies on Deep Domestic Cuts

Mulvaney, the Office of Management and Budget Director, said the budget was written with taxpayers in mind. "I am a lot less comfortable to the point of not wanting to look you in the eye and say, look, I need to take this money from you and give to this person over here who really isn't disabled, but is getting a disabled benefit, or this person over here, who is supposed to use the money to go to school but it isn't actually going, or a program that's supposed to encourage you to ...

Author: 0 Lib Dems launch election manifesto

The party promises option to remain in the bloc if British voters reject final Brexit deal. Among the other major policies advocated by the Lib Dems are an extra 1 pence on income tax rates to raise 6 billion pounds ($7.8 billion) to spend on the state-run National Health Service and a plan for a 100 billion pound infrastructure investment to help build 300,000 homes a year and improve road and rail links.

Global News Senate Intelligence Committee issues two new Flynn subpoenas
Author: 0 Senate Intelligence Committee issues two new Flynn subpoenas

Senate Intelligence Committee chairmen Senators Richard Burr and Mark Warner said they were "disappointed". Flynn apparently misled Pentagon investigators about his foreign connections when he sought to renew his security clearance in early 2016, according to a document obtained by congressional Democrats and released in part on Monday.

Global News Slight decline in Polls for Tories Says ICM
Author: 0 Slight decline in Polls for Tories Says ICM

The original policy in the manifesto stated that people would have to pay all of their own care costs, apart from their last £100,000 of assets, which the state would allow them to pass on as an inheritance. Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn said a Tory U-turn would be "extremely welcome" on a "very risky and ill thought-out" policy. In the face of the furore over the "dementia tax", it took just four days for Mrs May to order a U-turn confirming that the Tories would introduce an " absolute ...

Author: 0 UK terror threat raised to highest level

National Intelligence Director Dan Coats said Tuesday. Speaking after an emergency Cabinet meeting, British Prime Minister Theresa May condemned the attack as "callous" and "cowardly". Grande, who was not injured, tweeted hours later: "broken. from the bottom of my heart, i am so so sorry. i don't have words". The bombing took place after Grande closed the show with "Dangerous Woman" and left the stage and the audience streamed toward the city's main train station.

Author: 0 Palestinian envoy says Trump's W.Bank visit shows serious about peace

Trump briefly commented on last night's deadly attack at a concert in Manchester , England, sending condolences to the families of those "innocent people, attractive young people" who were killed. The president met earlier Tuesday with Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas . Israel claims Jerusalem as its capital, but Palestinians insist that the city's mostly Arab eastern part be the capital of any future state .

Author: 0 Trump calls Manchester attack perpetrators 'evil losers'

The US statement said that Trump looked forward to meeting May in person later this week to discuss "America's unbreakable commitment to the United Kingdom and the ways both countries can work with allies and partners around the world to defeat terrorism".

Global News Times Square auto suspect 'told police he wanted to kill them all'
Author: 0 Times Square auto suspect 'told police he wanted to kill them all'

Richard Rojas, 26 , of the Bronx, was arrested and charged with second-degree murder for allegedly driving his vehicle up a Seventh Avenue sidewalk. Assistant chief William Aubry says the 38-year-old woman is among seven people still in hospital following the incident in which a teenage tourist was killed and nearly two dozen other people injured.

Author: 0 Black congressman threatened with lynching after call for Trump impeachment

He reassured the audience that threats won't deter him from pushing for the president's impeachment. In another, a man's voice says, "You ain't going to impeach nobody, you ***". Al green cited this as evidence of obstruction of justice. During the town hall, held in Houston, Texas, over the weekend, Green shared the audio.