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Global News Trump travel ban blocked; fight headed for Supreme Court
Author: 0 Trump travel ban blocked; fight headed for Supreme Court

The 4th Circuit Court of Appeals, based in Virginia, voted 10-3 on Thursday to uphold a ruling by a federal judge in Maryland who declared in March that the President's revised travel order amounted to unconstitutional religious discrimination, NBC news reported.

Author: 0 Rouhani says Iran's ballistic missile programme will continue

French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian said France is convinced that Iran under Rouhani will have "an important role in the pacification" of the region. We will continue efforts with all our might to increase the military output...the parliament has allocated $1.3 billon to strengthen the military foundation and this is considered a major leap forward", said Naghavi, according to a report issued by the Fars news agency, which has ties to the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC).

Author: 0 Manchester Utd, City pledge 1m pounds to victims of attack

Britain's deadliest terror attack in 12 years took place when a bomb went off shortly after the end of a concert by U.S. pop star Ariana Grande at the Manchester Arena on Monday. "There is now no specific intelligence which might suggest that any of the UEFA Europa League final activities in Stockholm may be the target of attacks".

Global News Mega producer Allu Aravind set to file case against Raabta makers
Author: 0 Mega producer Allu Aravind set to file case against Raabta makers

Raabta also stars "Neerja" fame Jim Sarbh and a cameo by Rajkummar Rao who plays a 324 year old man in the film. The trailer of the film when released, received good response from critics and movie buffs. Seek an injunction against the film's release. Meanwhile, Raabta's writers have dismissed the similarities between the two films. When contacted the lead actor Sushant Singh Rajput , he said, "It is not a cliched reincarnation story".

Global News Sweden drops Assange rape case investigation
Author: 0 Sweden drops Assange rape case investigation

The 45-year-old has been living in the Ecuadorian embassy in London since 2012, after seeking asylum to avoid extradition to Sweden to face allegations of rape dating back to 2010. This is a lesser charge, but London police said that they will surely arrest him if he chose to leave the country. Though one of the allegations was dropped after the statute of limitations ended two years ago, the investigation into rape - which was the more serious accusation of the two - continued.

Global News Marijuana, Without THC, Helps Treat Epilepsy
Author: 0 Marijuana, Without THC, Helps Treat Epilepsy

There are no drugs approved specifically for Dravet. Patients were given twice daily doses of liquid CBD, taken by mouth, or an inactive placebo treatment for 14 weeks. "The next question is whether cannabidiol is effective in other forms of epilepsy and it is great that there are trials already underway of cannabidiol in other groups of patients with epilepsy".

Global News Palestinian stabs Israeli officer, is shot
Author: 0 Palestinian stabs Israeli officer, is shot

The US president used the occasion to also condemn the "evil losers" behind a bomb blast at a pop concert in the British city of Manchester that killed 22 people. He vowed to prevent Iran from attaining nuclear weapons and touted the possibility of a regional framework for peace, conditioned on the Arab world recognizing Israel's "vital role".

Author: 0 Philippine army fighting to retake southern city

The Daesh militants have forced 200,000 Marawi residents to flee. "Malaysian, Indonesians from Singapore and other foreign jihadists", said Solicitor General Jose Calida in a press conference with Palace officials and the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) in Davao City.

Global News GOP candidate for US House charged with assaulting reporter
Author: 0 GOP candidate for US House charged with assaulting reporter

Polls are slated to close at 8pm (10am on Friday, Singapore time). House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) told reporters today that he doesn't condone violence and Greg Gianforte should apologize for slamming and punching a Guardian reporter at a campaign event, but stressed that he'll respect Montana voters' choice if they choose the GOP candidate in today's special election.

Global News DOJ: No ethics conflict for special counsel in Russia probe
Author: 0 DOJ: No ethics conflict for special counsel in Russia probe

Robert Mueller became Federal Bureau of Investigation director just days before 9/11. CNN's Joe Johns sat down with him to get his thoughts on the war on terror, cyber security, the Boston Marathon bombing, NSA snooping. Coats said several investigations of Trump campaign links with Russian Federation "are in place to get us to the right conclusion with a known result", so the country can move on to deal with other issues.

Global News Saudi Foreign Minister: Trump Trip Was 'Phenomenal'
Author: 0 Saudi Foreign Minister: Trump Trip Was 'Phenomenal'

The president also unexpectedly offered a new defense of his disclosure of classified information to Russian diplomats in a recent Oval Office meeting. Melania Trump touches the Western Wall, Judaism's holiest prayer site, in Jerusalem's Old City Monday, May 22, 2017 . He touched it in prayer and, adhering to tradition, placed a note in a deep crevice.

Global News Angry Venezuela protesters take aim at Chavez statues, home
Author: 0 Angry Venezuela protesters take aim at Chavez statues, home

Venezuela set dates for a constituent assembly to revamp the constitution and regional elections that had been postponed as opposition protests demanding President Nicolas Maduro's ouster persist amid increasing violence. Anti-Semitic rhetoric was often employed by the late Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez , Maduro's political godfather, to deflect criticism from the country's deep financial crisis and charges of corruption.

Author: 0 US Senate panel still negotiating with Flynn over documents: congressional aides

Earlier today, Burr told reporters on Capitol Hill: "Gen. Flynn's lawyers said that he would not honor the subpoena and that's not a surprise to the committee". That request was similar to ones received by other Trump associates, including former campaign chairman Paul Manafort, Trump associate Roger Stone and former Trump foreign policy adviser Carter Page, a person familiar with the Senate investigation said.

Author: 0 With Manchester attack wound still fresh, Man United claims Europa League title

It came two days after the terrorist attack that killed 22 people, some children, and injured scores more. Some say we had a bad season but the prize is here. The only manager in United's history to win a trophy in his first season - his team won the League Cup in February and Community Shield in August - Mourinho concludes the campaign with three trophies.

Author: 0 GOP candidate's alleged assault on reporter 'deeply worrying'

Gianforte has been charged with misdemeanor assault and appeared to go dark Thursday, canceling interviews with both Fox News and NBC's Meet the Press. Montanans can register to vote on the same day as voting, and absentee voters who've yet to turn in their ballots can still do so today. "We are committed to holding power to account and we stand by Ben and our team of reporters for the questions they ask and the reporting that is produced".

Global News Trump assures Israel Iran won't have nuclear weapons
Author: 0 Trump assures Israel Iran won't have nuclear weapons

He was expected to comment on the bomb blast at a concert in the British city of Manchester on Monday night that killed 22 people. President Trump held a half-hour private meeting with Pope Francis at the Vatican on Wednesday, declaring it a "great honor" despite their past public dissension.

Global News Baby girl 'left in car' dies in Co Tipperary
Author: 0 Baby girl 'left in car' dies in Co Tipperary

The baby was the only child of a local couple from Kilfeacle between Tipperary Town and Cashel. One line of investigation will be to examine whether heatstroke was a factor, with temperatures in the area reaching 25C yesterday. Mr Browne said the local community is doing all they can to comfort the Fogarty family. Roger Kennedy, a Fianna Fail county councillor, told the Irish Times: "The whole area is in shock".

Author: 0 SCOTUS Ruling On NC Congressional Districts Could Set Precedent

Just a few months ago, the Supreme Court ordered a lower court review of 11 state legislature districts in Virginia where there was at least 55 percent black voting-age populations. The court's decision was also welcomed by Democrats, who felt that the legislature's redistricting efforts were systemically unfair to Black voters.

Global News Meeting with Abbas, Trump calls Manchester attackers 'evil losers'
Author: 0 Meeting with Abbas, Trump calls Manchester attackers 'evil losers'

Trump said: "So many young lovely innocent people living and enjoying their lives murdered by evil losers in life. The label "loser", used by the President with such arbitrary vagary that the choice to label the death of "beautiful. Trump heads next to Europe, where planned meetings with world leaders on the economy and trade could be overtaken with discussion of terrorism and security.

Global News Al Franken Spells Out Why He Simply Can't Stand Ted Cruz
Author: 0 Al Franken Spells Out Why He Simply Can't Stand Ted Cruz

Klobuchar was preparing a joke about Cruz she was going to tell at the Gridiron Club , and being the nice Midwestern she is, wanted to clear it with the Texas senator first. "Well", Amy smiled, "here it is: 'When most people think of a hard cruise, they think of Carnival". Now that's a burn. "Because Ted broke that protocol, and called Mitch McConnell a liar on the floor, I felt like, 'Well, OK, I can [break protocol],'" Franken told Page.

Global News Trump ruffles feathers at North Atlantic Treaty Organisation meeting
Author: 0 Trump ruffles feathers at North Atlantic Treaty Organisation meeting

As it was announced, the leaders also spoke about foreign policy and security. "We saw two different Trumps", one European Union official said, describing campaign comments about the benefits of Britain's exit and probability of further departures as "the Nigel Farage era" when the UK Independence Party leader had Trump's ear, and saying that was followed by a "more pragmatic and realistic" approach once Trump was installed in the White House.

Global News Trump pushes aside Montenegro leader - who calls it natural
Author: 0 Trump pushes aside Montenegro leader - who calls it natural

In total, Trump will spend about 24 hours in Brussels , a city where he said making a home would be "like living in a hellhole" because of Muslim immigration and terror threats. But one senior diplomat said Trump, who left the leaders' dinner before it ended to fly to Italy for Friday's Group of Seven summit, said the remarks did not go down well at all.

Author: 0 Philippine Troops Begin Campaign to Retake City From Islamist Militants

Meanwhile, a local resident who requested anonymity said most residents concurred with the military command, and moved to the cities of Zamboanga, Pagadian and Cotabato, about 10 to 12 hours away from Marawi . Archbishop Socrates Villegas , president of the Catholic Bishops' Conference of the Philippines , denounced the hostage-taking. Military chief of staff General Eduardo Ano said the militants erected IS flags at several locations.

Global News China installs rocket launchers on disputed South China Sea island
Author: 0 China installs rocket launchers on disputed South China Sea island

China's foreign ministry released a party statement saying that all the nations had agreed to "uphold using the framework of regional rules to manage and control disputes, to deepen practical maritime cooperation, to promote consultation on the code and jointly maintain the peace and stability of the South China Sea ".

Author: 0 Congress hearings show no Trump campaign-Russia collusion - White House official

As WIBC Morning Host Tony Katz notes, the "get Trump " agenda is about making the charge that the President engaged in illegal activity rather than uncovering the truth. The top Democrat on the House intelligence committee says if it's true that the president asked top intelligence officials to publicly deny that there had been any "collusion" between the Russians and the Trump campaign, it would suggest obstruction or politicization of the intelligence community.

Global News Stock Highlights on Ulta Salon Cosmetic (NASDAQ:ULTA)
Author: 0 Stock Highlights on Ulta Salon Cosmetic (NASDAQ:ULTA)

Kapusta Ronald A also sold $1.78M worth of Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) shares. Smith Moore & invested in 23,033 shares or 1.01% of the stock. $2.58 million worth of Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) was sold by Stoffels Paulus on Wednesday, February 15.

Global News Media Attempts to Malign Melania and Her Marriage on Trip Abroad
Author: 0 Media Attempts to Malign Melania and Her Marriage on Trip Abroad

However, it is unclear, whether Melania intentionally pushed Trump's hand away, or it was miscommunication between them. The video has gone viral even before any bilateral talks made any news. I'd strongly advise you never to put money on anyone being able to convince the Palestinians that peace is worthwhile (Arafat had a great deal and walked away, Olmert gave Abbas a similar deal and he said no).

Author: 0 Manchester bomber Salman Abedi 'asked mother for forgiveness hours before attack'

The decision to stop sharing police information with U.S. agencies was an extraordinary step as Britain sees the United States as its closest ally on security and intelligence. Still, the escalating dispute over the release of information has soured relations between the countries ahead of Ms May's meeting with Mr Trump at the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit in Brussels.

Global News Trump pushes for Mideast peace, but avoids thorny details
Author: 0 Trump pushes for Mideast peace, but avoids thorny details

Any links are diplomatically delicate, with the Arab world strong supporters of the Palestinian cause. "In my meeting with my very good friend Benjamin, I can tell you also that he is reaching for peace". Trump acknowledged that Israel and Jews are targeted in Israel and throughout the world by Hezbollah, Hamas, Islamic state and Iran, who the president said "will not have nuclear weapons".

Author: 0 Mueller Cleared by DOJ Ethics Experts to Lead Russia Probe

As the probe into Russia's suspected influence in the 2016 presidential election deepens, one thing has become abundantly clear: If President Donald Trump did not actually work with foreign powers to sway the results, he - at the very least - is actively invested in blocking the investigation's success.

Global News Israeli joy at Trump visit, but substance lacking
Author: 0 Israeli joy at Trump visit, but substance lacking

Trump said he wouldn't use the term "monsters" since the suspects would like it. As Donald looks set to take his wife's hand as they descend the steps, Melania reaches up to move some hair from her fringe. US President Donald Trump , in several speeches throughout his two-day visit to Israel , notably did not endorse an independent Palestinian state.

Author: 0 Senate Hits Michael Flynn With Two New Subpoenas

Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) John Brennan leaves after he testified at an opened session before the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence on Capitol Hill, May 23, 2017 in Washington , DC. "At the end of that option is a contempt charge, and I've said that everything is on the table". Everything but immunity, he added. The committee is also planning to interview former Federal Bureau of Investigation director James B.

Author: 0 Libya arrests brother, father of Manchester bombing suspect

Speaking in Tripoli, he confirmed Brit cops have also arrested another one of his sons. He said Salman was planning to head from Saudi Arabia to Libya to spend the holy month of Ramadan with family. Collomb, who spoke with May after the attack, said the two countries should continue cooperating closely on counterterrorism efforts despite Britain's pending exit from the European Union.

Author: 0 What Trump And The Rest Of NATO Want From Each Other

Stoltenberg refused to be drawn into a row between the United States and Britain after leaked photos from the Manchester bomb scene appeared in The New York Times . "And in many cases, we have no idea who they are", Trump said. Trump's comments may disappoint some officials in Europe who had hoped that the US president would offer a public endorsement of NATO's mutual-defense doctrine at the ceremony that honoured Article 5, as it's known.

Global News British police warn of 'damage' to investigation from leaks
Author: 0 British police warn of 'damage' to investigation from leaks

Another of Abedi's sons, Hashem, was detained on Tuesday evening in Tripoli on suspicion of links to Islamic State, said Ahmed Bin Salem, a spokesman for the Special Deterrence Force, also known as Rada. Abedi's father and brother were also arrested by anti-terrorism authorities in Libya . The elder Abedis later moved back to Libya, where Ramadan Abedi, the father, is now the administrative manager of the Tripoli's Central Security force.

Author: 0 United Kingdom police make seventh arrest in Manchester terror probe

He did not give any details on the reasons why the father was arrested . The United Kingdom's terror threat level was raised to its highest level after the attack, and almost 1000 soldiers were deployed to help police monitor high-priority areas, particularly in London .

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