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Global News North Korea fires suspected ballistic missile
Author: 0 North Korea fires suspected ballistic missile

Japan's chief cabinet secretary, Yoshihide Suga , said Japan believes the projectile launched by North Korea is a ballistic missile . "If left on its current trajectory, the [North Korea] regime will ultimately succeed in fielding a nuclear-armed missile capable of threatening the United States homeland", Stewart told a Senate committee .

Global News Champions League final to be played under closed roof for first time
Author: 0 Champions League final to be played under closed roof for first time

On Tuesday the British Government raised the national terror threat level to critical following Monday's terrorist attack at the Manchester Arena, and in response to that atrocity, Welsh FA officials claimed that next Saturday's Champions League final between Real Madrid and Juventus will now have the biggest security operation ever seen for a United Kingdom sporting event.

Global News Election day ahead: Jeremy Corbyn to campaign in Scotland
Author: 0 Election day ahead: Jeremy Corbyn to campaign in Scotland

However, Sturgeon adds: "If there was to be a hung parliament of course we would look to be part of a progressive alliance". The reality of this election , even with a narrowing of the polls, is that we're going to face a Tory government perhaps with a bigger majority.

Global News Centre sends 400 anti-riot policemen to Saharanpur in UP
Author: 0 Centre sends 400 anti-riot policemen to Saharanpur in UP

While the police denied them permission, the dominant Thakurs, who outnumber the dalits, also objected to it. Gandhi will visit Saharanpur to take stock of the prevailing situation, where a caste conflict had erupted in which many Dalits were allegedly targeted.

Global News Gestures tell of friendship that toppled S. Korea president
Author: 0 Gestures tell of friendship that toppled S. Korea president

Park's trial begins Tuesday at and is likely to last for several months. Today, following months of street protests and an impeachment trial, she is the first modern South Korean president to be forced out of office. It is an irony that former President Park stood in the same courtroom as former presidents Roh Tae-woo and Chun Doo Hwan as they faced charges of corruption more than two decades ago.

Author: 0 Three police officers killed by bomb blast in Indonesia

Police found a sales invoice dated May 22 from a store in Padalarang, West Java, showing the purchase of a pressure cooker , metal plates, nails, ball bearings, cable switchers and other bomb-making materials. In January past year, four civilians and four terrorists were killed during a gun and suicide attack in Jakarta . Speaking on national television from his hometown of Solo in Central Java province, he also urged his countrymen to "keep calm and cool.

Author: 0 Graham to Trump: Stay in Paris Agreement on Climate Change

During the campaign Trump repeatedly promised that the United States would withdraw from the agreement if he was elected, but tweeted Saturday that he will make a decision on the matter this week. The U.S. hasn't decided yet. During the meeting, representatives from Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, the United Kingdom, and the European Union reaffirmed their commitment to the Paris agreement, with the exception of the United States.

Global News World leaders react to horrific Manchester bombing
Author: 0 World leaders react to horrific Manchester bombing

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said in a statement: "The Israeli government strongly condemns the awful terror attack last night in Manchester . "It's such a cowardly, callous attack to target young concertgoers". Also Irish Prime Minister Enda Kenny said: "The vile acts carried out in Manchester last night are a reminder of the depravity of the views held by the few".

Author: 0 Mum Of Portland Stabbing Victim Shares Heartbreaking Tribute To 'Hero' Son

A mother has shared a touching tribute after her son was killed while trying to intervene in a racist attack . "He was a hero and will remain a hero on the other side of the veil", she wrote . Destinee Mangum, 16, was with her 17-year-old- friend, who is Muslim and who was wearing the hijab. Court records show that Christian was convicted in 2002 of robbery, kidnapping and a weapons charge, according to the AP.

Global News Man City target Ederson expecting to leave Benfica
Author: 0 Man City target Ederson expecting to leave Benfica

The powerful Frenchman will become City's second signing from Ligue 1 winners Monaco, after Bernardo Silva's arrival was confirmed on Friday. Various reports have suggested that City are in talks for the Brazilian with the fee ranging from £35 million ( Manchester Evening News ) up to £45 million ( Sky Sports ).

Author: 0 Trump making good on nuclear deal 'so far': top Iranian diplomat

At the Tehran press conference, Rouhani also defended Iran's ballistic missile program, something heavily criticized by Trump's new administration. Speaking among reporters on Tuesday, Spokesperson for the United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres, Stephane Dujarric, submitted Guterres' felicitation to President Rouhani, saying he looks forward to continue working with the Iranian president and his administration on issues of interest .

Author: 0 UK police arrest 2 more bomb suspects, raising total to 11

They will also patrol much of the country's transport network as the terror alert remains at its highest level of critical, indicating another terrorist attack may be imminent. Profits will go to a fund for the families of the victims. The total number of people in custody over the attack rose to 13 when a 19-year-old man was detained during a search of a house in the Gorton area of the city late on Sunday.

Author: 0 Tories in dementia tax U-turn as Theresa May to cap costs

A u-turn would be "extremely welcome because I want this country to face up to its responsibilities for those that need care", Corbyn said, in comments reported by the BBC. "Families deserve to know exactly how much of their homes would be up for grabs now, not after the election". However, in confirming the U-turn, May vowed that the Tory plan will " include an absolute limit on the amount people have to pay for their care costs ".

Author: 0 No Confidence motion in Zuma - Netshitenzhe leads the charge

The most recent being the tabling of a no-confidence motion against him. ANC lawmakers occupy 62% of the 400 seats in the National Assembly. The Sunday Times has revealed how the powerful Guptas family have exercised control over the government, politicians, heads of state entities and board through an intricate web involving Zuma at the centre of it all.

Author: 0 More arrests in Manchester bombing as United Kingdom lowers threat level

Police say they are now holding 11 men, aged between 18 and 44, in custody and have made major progress in their investigation. Seven children were among those who died when the Manchester-born 22-year-old detonated the bomb on Monday night, at the end of a concert by United States singer Ariana Grande .

Author: 0 United Kingdom police arrest another man in concert bombing probe

But leaks from the investigation were creating a diplomatic mess. In a Thursday statement made in Brussels, Trump - who is already struggling domestically to stem a tide of damaging leaks from law enforcement agencies - slammed the information coming out in the USA media.

Author: 0 Philippines says militants shot dead at least 16 civilians

At least 44 people have died in the fighting, including 31 militants and 11 soldiers, officials say. Outside observers are concerned that placing the area of his country under martial law is an abuse of power , and could lead to more human rights abuses.

Author: 0 Back home after foreign trip, Trump faces slew of challenges

The White House has been battered in recent days by a relentless stream of sourced reports about alleged Trump campaign contacts with Russian Federation, and President Donald Trump is hitting back on Twitter. His comments were echoed by Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly. "It's both normal, in my opinion, and acceptable", Kelly said. "I mean, we have back-channel communications with a number of - with a number of countries", McMaster said.

Global News Trump Arrives in Israel, Says Israelis, Arabs Share 'Common Cause' Against Iran
Author: 0 Trump Arrives in Israel, Says Israelis, Arabs Share 'Common Cause' Against Iran

During Trump's first stop on his four-nation tour, the Saudis pledged to spend billions on infrastructure projects in the US and military equipment but the arms deal has raised red flags in Israel . Trump is to travel Tuesday to Bethlehem to visit with Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas in the West Bank. "We believe Israel is willing". "But we need two willing parties", he said then.

Author: 0 Embattled president deploys troops to streets

Demonstrators clash with police during an anti-government protest in Brasilia , Brazil, Wednesday, May 24, 2017. Official buildings have been damages, as protesters destroyed the facades of seven ministry buildings, accompanied by looting and arson.

Global News Navy Parachutist Dies in Fleet Week Crash
Author: 0 Navy Parachutist Dies in Fleet Week Crash

Navy's elite skydiving demonstration team plunged to his death on Sunday when his parachute failed to open while performing in an aerial exhibition as part of New York Harbor's annual Fleet Week festival. "The cause of the mishap is under investigation and his next of kin are being notified at this time". He was taken to Jersey City Medical Center , where he died about an hour later, Navy officials said.

Author: 0 Trump accuses media of fabricating news

The latest allegation made against the Trump administration stems from a report by the Washington Post claiming Jared Kushner, Trump's son-in-law and a top adviser, secretly attempted to set up a private communications channel with Russian leaders in December.

Global News Donald Trump to make final decision on Paris climate deal next week
Author: 0 Donald Trump to make final decision on Paris climate deal next week

A final communique released at the summit in Sicily said the UK, Germany, France, Italy, Canada and Japan had voiced a "strong commitment"; however, the USA was "not in a position to join the consensus on these topics". out of the deal. "And I'm quite certain the President is wide open on this issue as he takes in the pros and cons of that accord", Mattis said. The agreement was entered into under the Obama Administration.

Author: 0 Ariana Grande to return to Manchester for charity show

The 25-year-old man was detained in the southwest of the city on suspicion of terrorism offences. Police said they believed he had assembled his bomb in an apartment in the city centre. The news comes after the former Disney star, now famed for pop hits including Side to Side, took to Twitter on Friday (26 May) to confirm she would be returning to the "incredibly brave" city of Manchester.

Global News Police Arrest 19-Year-Old Over Manchester Attack
Author: 0 Police Arrest 19-Year-Old Over Manchester Attack

Despite the alert, police have urged people to go out and enjoy themselves over the three-day holiday weekend. Police issued CCTV stills of Salman Abedi, bespectacled and casually clothed, in a plea for information about his movements between May 18 and the attack.

Author: 0 Oil Holds Biggest Loss in 3 Weeks After OPEC Choice Disappoints

An alliance of numerous world's biggest oil-producing nations extended their agreement to cut output for an additional nine months - an effort to support prices that will prove hard in the face of growing production from the United States. The oil prices in the commodity market went all-time low till $50 per barrel and there are predictions about it going lower if the balance is not maintained.

Author: 0 UK: Manchester Police Arrest Another Suspect in Bomb Probe, Total 12

Authorities are chasing possible links between the Abedi and militants in Manchester, elsewhere in Europe, and in North Africa and the Middle East. Britain's security level has been upgraded to "critical" meaning officials believe another attack may be imminent.

Author: 0 Dead In Shooting Rampage In Mississippi; Suspect Arrested

The gunfire erupted Saturday night at a home in Bogue Chitto after the deputy arrived in response to a domestic disturbance call, and spread to two houses in nearby Brookhaven, about 70 miles (110 kilometers) south of Jackson. Godbolt told the Ledger that he meant to die via "suicide by cop". The wife's sister, mother, and daughter were also among those killed in the home."I'm devastated", Vincent Mitchell, the step-father said.

Author: 0 Portland shocked by stabbings, suspect's extreme views eyed

The election of Donald Trump has led to a series of protests and counter-protests, including one on 82nd Avenue a month ago at which the man arrested in the Friday stabbings was seen shouting white power slogans and giving Nazi salutes.

Author: 0 Pakistan must respect ICJ decision on Jadhav: Congress

Adding that "status quo" will be maintained, Pakistani Attorney General's office said, "We are determined to pursue this case to its logical end". Pakistan had also assured the ICJ that Jadhav "would be provided every opportunity and remedy available under the law to defend his case" and he "still has ample time to petition for clemency", the statement said.

Global News Ariana Grande Vows Return To Manchester In Letter To Fans
Author: 0 Ariana Grande Vows Return To Manchester In Letter To Fans

Tributes left in St Ann's Square, Manchester for the people who died in Monday's terror attack at the Manchester Arena. "We are very happy we've got our hands around some of the key players that we are concerned about but there's still a little bit more to do", he said.

Author: 0 Ariana Grande Offers to Pay for Funerals of Concert Bombing Victims

Hopkins said the leaks "caused much distress for families that are already suffering terribly with their loss". Management for United States singer Grande, whose concert had just finished when the bomb went off, said her world tour including upcoming gigs at the O2 in London had been postponed.

Author: 0 Manchester attack arrests 'significant,' important items found

Explosives were found at one site, the Independent reported , citing security service sources. A source said British investigators were hunting for anyone who may have helped build the suicide bomb. Theresa May has said she will make clear to Donald Trump that intelligence shared between America and Britain "must remain secure" after Greater Manchester Police stopped passing details to their U.S.

Global News Iran's Rouhani denounces US' Middle East ignorance
Author: 0 Iran's Rouhani denounces US' Middle East ignorance

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani speaks at a news conference near the United Nations General Assembly in NY, U.S., September 22, 2016. We are waiting for the new government to find stability and continuity in its policies, ' said Rouhani.

Global News Reported Hate Crimes Spike in Manchester After Bombing
Author: 0 Reported Hate Crimes Spike in Manchester After Bombing

The Greater Manchester Police have arrested another man in connection to Tuesday's terror attack at Manchester Arena which killed 22 people and left 59 injured. They were exploring potential ties to Abdalraouf Abdallah, a Libyan jailed in the United Kingdom for terror offences, and to Raphael Hostey, an Islamic State recruiter killed in Syria.