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Global News Britain scotches rumours of imminent Trump visit
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Trump would therefore be expected to visit Downing Street to meet the prime minister for informal talks, but only 24 hours notice would likely be given. It was speculated that the Trump visit may be cancelled after it was not mentioned in the Queen's Speech but the government has since said this is not the case.

Global News Hinkley nuclear plant already £1.5bn over budget, EDF admits
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The first reactor risked being delayed by 15 months - pushing first power to 2027 - and the second reactor risked a nine month delay. EDF attributed this to design changes to meet regulatory demands; the volume and sequencing of the work; and introduction of new supplier contracts.

Global News Details Emerge in Deadly Shooting at Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center
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They say Bello was arrested in 2004 on a charge of sexual abuse after a woman told police he grabbed her, lifted her up and carried her off, saying, "You're coming with me". "All the time he was a problem", said Dr. David Lazala, who trained Bello as a family medicine doctor. The gun was shipped from its manufacturer to a gun store in Schenectady, N.Y., where the police official said investigators believe that Dr.

Global News 17 feared dead after motorway crash in Germany
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They did not provide details, but had previously said 17 people were missing. It was unclear what kind of tour group the bus was carrying. "Unfortunately, numerous people. The bus's wreckage was filmed by local news channel News5, showing the smouldering skeleton as all that remained of the vehicle. Police spokeswoman Irene Brandenstein says, "We're afraid that people may have died in the accident".

Global News Syrian refugee camp in Lebanon destroyed by fire
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The Red Cross added at least six people were injured. Earlier reports put the death toll from the fire at three and gave a far higher number for the tents destroyed. Only the bathrooms at the edge of the settlement were left standing. "According to the witness, of the 93 tents were only three", - reported in the Lebanese red cross.

Global News One militant reportedly killed in south Kashmir
Author: 0 One militant reportedly killed in south Kashmir

India Today TV also reported that the terrorists, identified as top Hizbul Mujahideen commanders, escaped early morning on Monday as the locals disrupted the search operations being carried out since Sunday evening. Security forces had launched similar joint operation at Malangpora, Awantipora in Pulwama late last night. Police fired teargas shells to disperse them.

Global News Abe admits soul-searching needed after LDP drubbing in Tokyo race
Author: 0 Abe admits soul-searching needed after LDP drubbing in Tokyo race

The yen erased gains as the focus returned to USA economic data due this week after earlier surging on a local election loss in Tokyo by Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's ruling party. Abe's rivals in his party could be encouraged by the LDP's dismal performance to challenge him in a leadership race in September 2018. Abe's troubles center on concern he may have intervened to help Kake Gakuen (Kake Educational Institution) win approval for a veterinary school in a special economic zone.

Global News Sikkim stand-off: Modi-Trump meet emboldened India, says Chinese expert
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However, during the night of June 6, two Chinese bulldozers destroyed the bunkers, claiming that the area belonged to China and that India or Bhutan had no right over it, the sources said. It is not the first time that such a transgression by the Chinese troops has happened at Doka La. "Apart from the territorial dispute, India announced that it would initiate an anti-dumping probe against high tenacity polyester yarn from China", he said.

Author: 0 Andy Murray confirms he is fit for Wimbledon title defence

ANDY MURRAY can't wait to calm down on Centre Court - after admitting this has been his most stressful Wimbledon build-up ever. "I'll be fine to play the event and play seven matches". I'll try and watch a bit of video this evening with my team, see what we can get hold of, take it from there". That will be a huge lift for Murray, who admitted he had been anxious the hip pain wouldn't ease off in time for Wimbledon.

Global News Minor injuries reported after four train cars derail in Washington state
Author: 0 Minor injuries reported after four train cars derail in Washington state

Sunday near the Chambers Bay golf course. Photos posted on Twitter showed that the the train appeared to have derailed while it was crossing a narrow stretch of land bordering the water, just before a bridge. The locomotive and the baggage auto of the Amtrak Cascades train derailed around 2:30 p.m. near the town of Steilacoom, Amtrak and the Pierce County Sheriff's Office said.

Global News Women's cricket WC: India 100 up for 6 against Pak
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After adding 18 runs for the seventh wicket, Khan (23) was caught behind off Harmanpreet Kaur and with that, all the hopes of Pakistan's revival dashed out. Against England, she powered 90 off 72 balls, her elegant off-side play drawing comparison with Sourav Ganguly. She has played only 5 ODIs and 1 T20I thus far.

Global News Here are some fireworks safety tips
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Louis, MO June 29, 2017 (STL.NEWS) Fireworks season is back, and hospitals are preparing for another increase in fireworks related injuries. "We urge all citizens who plan to celebrate the holiday with fireworks to do not forget to use only those that have been deemed legal and to use them in a safe and responsible manner".

Global News Eight injured after gunmen open fire at French mosque
Author: 0 Eight injured after gunmen open fire at French mosque

Four people were wounded outside the mosque while a family of four in their apartment about 50 yards away took shrapnel, La Provence said. One of the gunmen was carrying a rifle, while the other had a handgun. According to a translated article from La Provence , police have dismissed the possibility that this was a terrorist attack. France remains in a state of emergency after a series of devastating terror attacks across the country.

Global News Tommy Fleetwood claims victory at Open de France
Author: 0 Tommy Fleetwood claims victory at Open de France

Open. "Hopefully I can keep my game up and hopefully I will be able to represent Europe, my first Ryder Cup in Europe in a great city like Versailles, and so close to Spain where hopefully I'll be able to get some support". On moving to a projected 15th in the world from being outside the top 100 some 12 months ago, Fleetwood admits his mental state is better than it's ever been.

Global News Nayanthara and Mohanlal walk away with the Best Actor awards at SIIMA
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Veteran actor Murali Mohan won the award for Lifetime Achievement and it was all the more wonderful when S. P. Balasubrahmanyam was the one who handed over the award. Rakul Preet - Best Actor (Female) for Nannaku Prematho . Srikanth's son Roshan and Allu Sirish hosted the evening that was packed with some electrifying performances from many celebs that include Shubra Aiyappa and Regina Cassandra.

Global News Chance of afternoon showers and storms and partly sunny
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Highs through this time next week will hang tough in the mid-upper 80's. The Marginal Outlook (dark green) for this afternoon has been eliminated from W. Highs will reach the upper 80s under mostly sunny skies, with light and variable winds. Several chances for showers and storms for next week. Expect mostly sunny skies for the Fourth of July with the chance for an isolated thunderstorm.

Global News Police Arrest Cocaine Kingpin Wanted for 3 Decades
Author: 0 Police Arrest Cocaine Kingpin Wanted for 3 Decades

He was arrested in the western state of Mato Grosso. He faces more than 50 years in prison. Police have hailed the arrest as a high-profile success as it battles to combat the drugs trade. Over 24 raids using a total 150 agents, officials seized $10 million in assets - including planes, properties, and luxury cars - from the drug lord, who is reportedly worth almost $100 million.

Author: 0 Germany vs Chile, Confederations Cup 2017 final

And should the final come down to a shooutout this time round, the Germany boss is confident in his own team's record and swatted aside any suggestion he may fear the prospect. It was Germany , though, who broke the deadlock, benefiting from a Diaz mistake to open the scoring against the run of play in the 20th minute. Die Mannschaft have fielded virtually everyone in the roster they brought to the tournament, giving as much game possible to every youngster while also keeping the ...

Global News Nationwide Impeachment March seeks to build support for ousting Donald Trump
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And in Los Angeles , more than 12,000 people said on Facebook that they would be attending a march downtown. The group talked about why they want the President impeached. It is time that congressional representatives do their job and start the process to impeach this president. But Sherman believes that his attempts towards this unlikelihood is probably going to create some sort of a pressure on the White House and Donald Trump to listen to his detractors more closely.

Global News Confed Cup: Without Ronaldo, Portugal beat Mexico to win third place
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Silva then struck his first worldwide goal after a handball inside the box on 104 minutes, while both sides finished with 10 men as Nelson Semedo was dismissed for Portugal before Raul Jimenez saw red for Mexico . But Mexico goalkeeper Guillermo Ochoa flung himself superbly to his right to tip Andre Silva's low spot-kick round the post . The tactician was livid after Hector Moreno was seemingly pushed to the ground with no penalty given.

Global News Cop shifted over fine on BJP leader
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Lodhi raised slogans against the cops, following this Thakur was seen screaming, " Go and get orders from UP CM that police won't check vehicles, we leave our families at home during the night to do our duty honestly and not to have fun. Shreshta Thakur who was posted in Siyana, Bulandshahar, has been transferred to Bahraich after local BJP leaders complained against her. On 23 June, BJP's district-level worker Pramod Lodhi reportedly misbehaved with police officers when he was issued a ...

Global News Trump Is Wrong About 'Morning Joe' Ratings
Author: 0 Trump Is Wrong About 'Morning Joe' Ratings

Separately, a White House official told CNN that Scarborough had called Trump's son-in-law, Jared Kushner , about the Enquirer story and that Kushner had told Scarborough to call Trump . Trump's tweets were aimed at MSNBC's Mika Brzezinski . While President Trump has received plenty of flak for his Twitter missives about Morning Joe host Mika Brzezinski , critics have largely missed another problem with his tweets: The president is wrong about the show's ratings.

Global News RJD too will skip 'midnight' GST rollout
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Earlier, JD (U) leaders Shyam Rajak and RCP appeared to indicate Kumar might not attend the Lalu show. He was addressing the JD (U) state executive committee meeting, presided over by state president Bashistha Narayan Singh, at the party headquarters.

Global News Liverpool target Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain ready to snub Arsenal
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Last month, it was claimed that Oxlade-Chamberlain was 'deeply frustrated' with Arsenal over their lack of movement when it came to offering the midfielder a new contract. Oxlade-Chamberlain, who has been tracked by Liverpool throughout his contract negotiations, started just 16 Premier League games last season but wants more of a starring role going forward, something that Arsenal are struggling to give him with their multitude of midfield options.

Global News President Pranab Mukherjee guided me like a father figure: PM Narendra Modi
Author: 0 President Pranab Mukherjee guided me like a father figure: PM Narendra Modi

Two days after Prime Minister Narendra Modi condemned violence in the name of gau raksha, President Pranab Mukherjee spoke out on the need to quell the vigilantism that has been on the rise in the last few weeks. On his part the PM said that it was his privilege to work with the President. If an Indian scholar has to do some research today, he often has to go to the United Kingdom to look for material as it is not in our nature to preserve them, he said.

Global News Date of no confidence vote moved
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Mbete will then decide on how the vote should be conducted. The United Democratic Movement and Economic Freedom Fighters had also motivated for a secret ballot since the Constitutional Court judgment, she said. But the ruling party has already threatened its parliamentarians with "consequence" should they vote with the opposition. Speaking to journalists on sidelines of the ANC's fifth National Policy Conference in Soweto, Johannesburg, she said had written to the various political parties ...

Global News Kvitova, Federer set as betting favourites at Wimbledon
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It was her 22nd of 23 grand slam championships. "I slipped and hit my head and it's a bit sore", Australian-born Konta, whose family moved to Eastbourne when she was a teenager, told the crowd. The 26-year-old needed lengthy treatment and was in tears on court after the tumble in her win over world number one Angelique Kerber. He knows. Probably it is his best surface.

Global News G5 Sahel Summit - Malian president hails 'renewed partnership'
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The leaders of Mali , Mauritania , Niger , Burkina Faso and Chad known as the G5 must clarify their roles and contributions for the force to attract more support from outside countries, the French president added. The 5,000-strong force will be deployed by September, and its funding will be finalized by then, Macron said at a press conference. Concerning the G5 Sahel joint military force, the European Union has promised 50 million euros as support out of a total budget of some 400 ...

Global News Shavon Randle: Amber Alert canceled after girl's body found
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This story is breaking. Devontae Owens, 24, was arrested by the Lancaster Police Department and the Federal Bureau of Investigation and is being held on aggravated kidnapping charges in the Dallas County Jail. She was taking care of a cousin in Lancaster when she disappeared. They later called again using Randle's cell phone to tell the family if they called law enforcement, they would harm the teenager .

Global News South Africa completes rout of West Indies
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Nashra Sandhu was the star bowler for Pakistan, with career-best figures of 4-26 from her 10 overs, but her team-mates were unable to build on the performance with the bat. There were five ducks in Windies innings. Both the bowlers used the experience they have to ideal use and accounted for the top five WI wickets inside the first 10 overs.

Global News Petra Kvitova hailed as a 'warrior' by Victoria Azarenka ahead of Wimbledon
Author: 0 Petra Kvitova hailed as a 'warrior' by Victoria Azarenka ahead of Wimbledon

Her compatriot Karolina Pliskova has had a strong year and will be expected to make a deep run, the tall, big-hitter filling the role usually occupied by Russia's Maria Sharapova, whose return from a drugs ban has been stalled by injury. However, the 26-year-old said on Sunday that she had recovered well and, like fellow Briton Andy Murray , intends to forget her injury problems and take her place in the draw.

Global News Chinese authorities 'outraged' by US-Taiwan arms deal
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Since Donald Trump's tweet of June 20 - "While I greatly appreciate the efforts of President Xi & China to help with North Korea, it has not worked out". official familiar with the sale told CNN. Ren Guoqiang, spokesman for the Ministry of National Defense, said: "China is resolutely opposed to arms sales to Taiwan by the government of any foreign country".

Global News Former Israeli PM Olmert leaves prison, heads to mall
Author: 0 Former Israeli PM Olmert leaves prison, heads to mall

Olmert served 16 months of his 27-month sentence. Olmert may face another legal entanglement following a recent police investigation after his lawyer had been caught leaving the prison with a chapter of the former PM's yet-unpublished book that contained "sensitive security issues".

Global News In Symbolic Victory, Iraqi Forces Capture Historic Mosul Mosque From ISIS
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Gen. Sami al-Aridi. Al-Saadi said his forces were also continuing to push forward from the Old City and on Friday reached within 700 meters of the Tigris River, which roughly divides Mosul into an eastern and western half. Civilians trapped inside the under-siege Old City - where temperatures have soared to 45 degrees Celsius - have suffered water and food shortages for months.

Global News Arrest Made In Deadly Road Rage Shooting In Chester County
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Sunday. The suspect in a road rage incident in Pennsylvania that ended in a teenage girl's shooting death on Wednesday turned himself in early this morning, officials said. She was shopping for college clothes with her mother and grandmother. Police say they were both trying to merge into the same lane when Desper, in the pickup truck, shot Roberson in the head, killing her.

Global News Andy Murray declares himself fit to defend Wimbledon title following hip injury
Author: 0 Andy Murray declares himself fit to defend Wimbledon title following hip injury

When Murray last defended the Wimbledon title in 2014, he slumped to a disappointing quarter-final exit against Grigor Dimitrov, but he expects to cope better with the pressure this time. Murray, who will play Kazakhstan's Alexander Bublik , a lucky loser ranked 134, in the Centre Court opener on Monday, said he felt no lasting effects from the injury which caused him to pull out of two exhibition matches at London's Hurlingham Club last week.

Global News Hales the hero as Nottingham beat Surrey in one-day cup
Author: 0 Hales the hero as Nottingham beat Surrey in one-day cup

While Saturday may not be the 39-year-old's final appearance on the famous ground, it may be his last chance to add another trophy to his illustrious CV. Pattinson, a potential new-ball option for Australia in the winter's Ashes series, heads Notts' bowling averages in the competition with 12 wickets at an average of 35.58.