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Author: 0 Trump and Hillary trade jabs in Twitter skirmish

Trump later tried to make fun of his typo by joking about whether anyone knew what "covfefe" meant. "Hits Facebook & even Dems & DNC", Trump tweeted on Wednesday , responding to comments made by Clinton at Recode's 2017 Code Conference in Rancho Palos Verdes, California.

Author: 0 Putin claims a child could've hacked the USA election

The two countries called for an end to cross-border movement of terrorists and asserted that a decisive collective response from the worldwide community without "double standards and selectivity" was required to combat the threat of terrorism .

Author: 0 Russian President Vladimir Putin avoids criticizing Trump's climate accord decision

He said, "I do respect this decision but I do think it is an actual mistake both for the USA and for our planet". We have this conviction. "Paris or no Paris, our commitment to preserving the climate is for the sake of future generations", Modi said while responding to a question about US President Donald Trump announcing withdrawal of the United States of America from the Climate Change deal.

Author: 0 Bible school set for Baptist church

Apostle Gloria Samuels will kick off the leadership classes on Saturday at 9 a.m. followed by Bishop Derek D. Kelly and Pastor Glen Usry at 10:15 a.m. Tick Ridge Freewill Baptist , 2675 Wheelers Mill Road, Wheelersburg, will hold Vacation Bible School June 12-June 16 from 6 - 8:30 p.m. Grades PreK through eighth grade are welcome to attend.

Author: 0 Justice Department Turns to High Court to Reinstate Travel Ban

US Attorney General Jeff Sessions said Trump's executive order "is well within his lawful authority to keep the nation safe". The Trump administration is challenging that appeals court ruling and hoping that the Supreme Court , now staffed with Trump pick Justice Neil Gorsuch, will grant a stay and allow the ban to go into effect while it hears the administration's challenge.

Global News Survivors tell of horror during Egypt bus attack
Author: 0 Survivors tell of horror during Egypt bus attack

President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi said in a speech on Friday evening that "there will be strikes against militant camps inside and outside Egypt". The attack was carried out by 12-15 armed militants who could be involved in the deadly explosions at Egypt's Coptic Orthodox churches on April 9 , which left dozens of people killed, the newspaper noted.

Global News Some LGBT facts for Pride Month
Author: 0 Some LGBT facts for Pride Month

Ivanka has also billed herself as strong White House supporter of women's empowerment and of LGBTQ rights, though she has shown little for her advocacy, a point that Twitter users didn't want to let her forget. "I am proud to support my LGBTQ friends and the LGBTQ Americans who have made vast contributions to our society and economy", she tweeted. Donald Trump once said he would do everything in his power to "protect our LGBTQ citizens from the violence and oppression of a ...

Author: 0 Trump delays moving embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem

President Donald Trump is expected to renew the waiver that keeps the USA embassy in Tel Aviv, avoiding, for now, a controversial move to Jerusalem, several senior administration and diplomatic sources told CNN . Press secretary Sean Spicer said Trump was merely delaying the move while the administration tries to advance a new peace process. A 1995 law mandates the relocation of the embassy, but provides the president with the prerogative to postpone the move on national security grounds.

Author: 0 O'Neill feels Mexico defeat was 'excellent preparation' for Ireland

Indeed, there could have been a second just minutes later. In a video for Three, Horgan spoke about his journey over this season. Consequently, it was hardly a huge surprise that Ireland were overrun in the middle of the park by a well-oiled Mexican machine.

Global News Centre may consider new law on cattle trade, says minister
Author: 0 Centre may consider new law on cattle trade, says minister

Siddaramaiah yesterday said it is not mandatory to follow every notification which comes from the Centre. "If anyone reads it properly, the present law prevailing in the country along with the new order that came out none will not have come to this sort of conclusion".

Author: 0 Covfefe: What Donald Trump Actually Meant In His Tweet

Was " covfefe " evidence that Trump might be physically or mentally unwell? Trump, who realised the hullabaloo his tweet had stirred up on the micro-blogging site, deleted it and posted another tweet that only added to the chaos - "Who can figure out the true meaning of "covfefe"??? ".

Global News McDonnell, Abbott and Thornberry would get top jobs in Labour cabinet - Corbyn
Author: 0 McDonnell, Abbott and Thornberry would get top jobs in Labour cabinet - Corbyn

The Conservatives have exploited divisions in the Labour party over the left-wing leadership of Jeremy Corbyn , which prompted a failed coup against him after last year's Brexit vote. "It is also unsafe, because it is calculated to distract attention from the shark-infested waters which we are now entering, and the fact that Theresa May herself has steered us towards them".

Global News Space capsule with 2 astronauts returns to Earth
Author: 0 Space capsule with 2 astronauts returns to Earth

Strapped inside the spacecraft, Oleg Novitskiy, with the Russian space agency, and Thomas Pesquet, with the European Space Agency, left the station at 6:47 a.m. Randy Bresnik of NASA , Sergey Ryazanskiy of Roscosmos, and Italian astronaut Paolo Nespoli of ESA are scheduled to launch July 28 from Baikonur, Kazakhstan .

Author: 0 Saudi Arabia vs. Russia: The fight to become China's top oil supplier

Big news in oil today as Russian Federation and Saudi Arabia announced plans to further extend a crude output cut in order to drive up prices and stabilize them. The current ruler King Salman spent a month touring from Southeast Asia to China cementing oil and gas deals all along the way. Demand is massive: Asia represented almost a third of daily global demand at 31.4 million barrels past year, according to the consultancy FACTS Global Energy.

Author: 0 EU, China believes Trump climate decision 'a big mistake — EU chief

Guterres strongly urged all the governments around the world to "stay the course, to remain committed to the implementation of the Paris Agreement to the benefit of all of us". China has overtaken the U.S.in transitioning to renewable energy, generating a fifth of its electricity from renewable sources. "India will be allowed to double its coal production by 2020".

Author: 0 Pinnacle Bank Takes Position in Starbucks Co. (SBUX)

It has underperformed by 4.22% the S&P500. CA's holdings in Starbucks were worth $13,767,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. It is positive, as 4 investors sold KMG Chemicals, Inc. On a consensus basis, analysts have given a recommendation of 1.80 on company shares. Caxton LP invested 0.41% of its portfolio in Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ:SBUX).

Author: 0 Theresa May could lose majority in parliament, new poll analysis predicts

They are now on course to win 310 seats at the election - short of an absolute majority of 326 seats needed to form a Government. It says that the model produces a range of seat figures, from the Tories gaining 14 seats to secure a majority of 40, to losing 57, which would make Labour the largest party in a hung parliament .

Global News Probe turns up heat on Macron's squeaky-clean pledges
Author: 0 Probe turns up heat on Macron's squeaky-clean pledges

Macron said that only the justice system, and not media reports, can decide whether Territorial Cohesion Minister Richard Ferrand and European Affairs Minister Mareille de Sarnez will be prosecuted. The affair cost Fillon crucial support and boosted Macron, a relative newcomer to politics who campaigned as a clean pair of hands. Calls for Ferrand's resignation or dismissal have come from all political sides and also from civil society.

Global News Ireland submits bid to host 2023 Rugby World Cup
Author: 0 Ireland submits bid to host 2023 Rugby World Cup

The tournament is said to a priority for the island of Ireland, which comprises the Republic of Ireland and the UK nation of Northern Ireland, who compete as a united team in the sport internationally. The Irish bid, detailed in a 990-page candidature file, is up against strong opposition from France and South Africa, with World Rugby voting to decide a victor on November 15 in London.

Global News Arvind Kejriwal has turned Delhi into Bihar: BJP
Author: 0 Arvind Kejriwal has turned Delhi into Bihar: BJP

Mishra, who was Water Minister in the Delhi cabinet, was sacked earlier this month and later suspended by AAP as he launched a fierce attack on Kejriwal, accusing him of corruption. two crore "illegal cash" to Kejriwal at the latter's official residence and helped "fix" land deals worth Rs 50 crore for Kejriwal's relatives. I am deeply disturbed with the incident.

Global News Relationship between Trump, Merkel 'fairly unbelievable': White House
Author: 0 Relationship between Trump, Merkel 'fairly unbelievable': White House

Germany's Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel also blasted the U.S., saying the Trump administration's "short-sighted policies stand against the interest of the European Union". "He has a lot of respect for her", Spicer said. "Very Bad for US, this will change". Merkel had already begun finessing her message on Monday, stressing that she was a "convinced trans-Atlanticist", a message she repeated after a meeting with visiting Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Berlin .

Global News Manchester attacker's younger brother arrested in Tripoli
Author: 0 Manchester attacker's younger brother arrested in Tripoli

Pictures of an explosive device believed to be the one used in the attack at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, U.K., were leaked to the New York Times and published Wednesday. Hashim Ramadan Abedi, the brother of Manchester bomber Salman Abedi , at the Tripoli-based Special Deterrent anti-terrorism force unit after his arrest.

Author: 0 Manchester Arena Attack: UK Police Make 7th Arrest in Terror Probe

There were also reports Abedi's parents were so anxious about him being radicalised in Manchester that they got him to join them in Libya and confiscated his passport. "If there are issues in the community, if anybody has seen anything they would have reported it", Fadil said while speaking outside the mosque, referring to concern that not enough is being done to weed out potential Islamic radicals in the United Kingdom.

Author: 0 Kushner and the back story of back channels

What are the national security concerns around private communications with other countries? Spicer gave no further clarity on Mr. Trump's confounding overnight "covfefe" tweet , which created an Internet sensation and caused people to speculate about why the president is tweeting - and what he is tweeting - in the middle of the night.

Global News Back-channel communications are nothing new for White House
Author: 0 Back-channel communications are nothing new for White House

The White House made the announcement about its new policy on Russian Federation questions just before the House intelligence committee issued subpoenas related to its Russian Federation investigation. Seemingly reinvigorated, Mr Bannon is now among those leading the effort to convince the President that he needs to overhaul his operation to focus more intensely on the nationalist policy goals that animated his candidacy.

Author: 0 Jeremy Corbyn pledges to create one million 'decent jobs'

But May is under intense pressure to deliver an increased parliamentary majority from the vote, which she called in April when her party was more than 20 points ahead in opinion polls. Corbyn, a peace campaigner, has been pulling in big crowds at rallies across the country despite warnings from opponents in his own party that he is leading Labour to the worst defeat in its history.

Author: 0 Gunshots, fire at Manila hotel and casino

Travellers, which in 2009 built the Philippines' first integrated resort, near Manila's airport, saw its net revenue fall by 3.4% to 5.8 billion pesos ($117.5 million) in the first quarter, when net profit tumbled by 40% to 685.1 million, partly due to foreign exchange losses.

Author: 0 Former FBI Director James Comey to testify before Congress June 8

Committee aides complained Mr Nunes had acted unilaterally, and the top Democrat on the panel, Representative Adam Schiff, said his actions violated his earlier decision to recuse himself from the Russian Federation probe. "As you heard [national security adviser H.R.] McMaster and [Homeland Security chief John] Kelly say over this weekend, they're not concerned", she said.

Author: 0 NSA to Jimmy Carter Zbigniew Brzezinski passes away

She did not give the cause of death. He was known to his friends as Zbig, to his grandchildren as Chief and to his wife as the enduring love of her life . "He loved ME more than anything - where we hiked as a family, swam, played tennis and rode in his broken-down boat to the attractive islands just off Northeast Harbor", Brzezinski wrote on Instagram.

Author: 0 Macron says France uncompromising in fight against jihadists in Mali

The operation comprises around 4,000 soldiers who are deployed in five countries - Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Chad and Burkina Faso - all of which are menaced by the jihadist threat across porous borders. "It is in that framework that reinforced cooperation with Germany can make us all more effective". He said he had discussed Mali with German Chancellor Angela Merkel in Berlin on Monday and the two made a decision to "strengthen our cooperation further to help the countries of the region".

Author: 0 36 bodies found in Manila casino after attack

At least 36 people have suffocated in choking fumes after a gunman who stormed a casino-hotel complex in the Philippines set fire to gaming tables. Thirty-eight bodies of victims who supposedly died of suffocation and smoke inhalation were recovered from the gaming room of Resorts World Manila , according to police authorities.

Author: 0 India, Russia to set up JVs to build aircraft, automobiles

Putin, addressing senior U.S. business executives during an economic forum in St Petersburg , said Moscow would continue to talk to U.S. President Donald trump and the new U.S. He noted that Russian Federation can work constructively with any German leader, adding that he had good ties with German Chancellor Angela Merkel despite some differences.

Author: 0 Holes in Trump's reasoning on climate pullout

The deal was seen as a massive breakthrough because, unlike the Kyoto Protocol before it, the U.S. and China, the world's two biggest polluters, both signed up. And former NY mayor Michael Bloomberg said he had offered $15 million to United Nations efforts to tackle climate change . "Now, more than ever, we must be determined to solve climate change , and to challenge those leaders who do not believe in scientific facts or empirical truths", DiCaprio continued.

Global News Led fight on Islamic State has killed 484 civilians- Pentagon
Author: 0 Led fight on Islamic State has killed 484 civilians- Pentagon

Forces from Iraq's elite Counter-Terrorism Service (CTS) recaptured Al-Saha al-Oula neighbourhood, Staff Lieutenant General Abdulamir Yarallah , who heads the military command coordinating the Mosul operation, said in a statement . The Mosul offensive, now in its eighth month, has taken much longer than expected, with Iraqi government advances slowed by the need to avoid civilian casualties.

Global News Hundreds demonstrate in Kabul for more security
Author: 0 Hundreds demonstrate in Kabul for more security

Wednesday's truck bombing in the Afghan capital's diplomatic zone - one of its most highly guarded areas - claimed more than 80 lives, injured another 460 people and devastated entire blocks in one of the bloodiest single attacks to hit Afghanistan in years.

Global News Trump 'asked intel chiefs to push back on Federal Bureau of Investigation probe'
Author: 0 Trump 'asked intel chiefs to push back on Federal Bureau of Investigation probe'

Michael Rogers after then-FBI Director James Comey revealed in March that the bureau had launched a probe into alleged collusion. The shift comes after President Donald Trump , who has pledged to seek better US relations with Russian President Vladimir Putin, met with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak in the Oval Office on May 10 - the first time since 2013 that Lavrov was invited to the White House.

Global News Congress approves tax reform package with new excise tax on fuels
Author: 0 Congress approves tax reform package with new excise tax on fuels

President Donald Trump on Thursday praised a Republican tax-reform bill that "is moving along in Congress", though Congress is not yet considering a tax plan. The 8 percent tax on the self-employed and professionals will now only be imposed on gross receipts in excess of PHP250,000. The tax reform measure is critical to President Rodrigo Duterte's economic program, which focuses on infrastructure spending and fiscal efficiency to lift growth to as much as 8 percent before his six-year term ...