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Author: 0 Russia, US in spat over United Nations condemnation of N. Korea

North Korea reportedly carried out the most recent missile launch early on Sunday however it was unsuccessful according to South Korea's defense officials. "We're building our military rapidly", said Trump. "The invincible revolutionary Paektusan army, closely following the maneuvers of the US, is waiting for an order only after rounding off its full preparedness to counter them immediately", said the statement written in English.

Author: 0 Labour leader says United Kingdom election 'establishment vs people'

Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron said that, for May, calling the election is "the political equivalent of taking candy from a baby". Britain's Prime Minister, Theresa May, at a rally with supporters in Walmsley Parish Hall, Bolton, England, as she asked voters for the mandate to lead post-Brexit Britain ahead of the looming election campaign, Wednesday April 19, 2017.

Author: 0 US defense secretary looks to rebuild trust in Egypt visit

The Trump administration has signaled that Egypt will continue to receive its $1.3 billion worth of annual military aid. Obama froze aid to Egypt for two years after Sisi, then a general, overthrew President Mohamed Morsi in mid-2013. In Egypt, the talks touched on the military's counter-insurgency in the Sinai Peninsula, where an ISIL affiliate has killed hundreds of soldiers and policemen.

Global News Afghanistan condemns terrorist attacks in Egypt
Author: 0 Afghanistan condemns terrorist attacks in Egypt

Mark's Coptic Orthodox Cathedral in Alexandria. No official word yet from the authorities regarding the identity or nationalities of the people behind the two attacks in Egypt on Sunday, April 9. The blasts came weeks before an expected visit by Pope Francis meant to show support for the country's Christians, who make up about 10% of Egypt's population and have long complained of being vulnerable and marginalised.

Author: 0 US fighter pilot with Korea-bound carrier had to eject: Navy

While on its final approach to land on the USS Carl Vinson aircraft carrier, a US pilot was ejected from this aircraft. "Very powerful", Trump told Fox Business Network's Maria Bartiromo. President Donald Trump previously stated that the U.S.is "sending an armada" to address the growing threats in the region. That's a fact. It happened.

Author: 0 US Treasurys edge higher as investors focus on data, auctions

North Korea , which regularly threatens to destroy Japan, South Korea and the USA, has conducted a series of ballistic missile launches in recent months in defiance of United Nations sanctions and concerns have been growing that the reclusive state could soon conduct a sixth nuclear test.

Author: 0 Trump Supporters, Opponents Clash in California Park

Protests erupted in 200 places all across the country as protestors highlighted the fact that Trump has never released his tax returns. Civic Center Park, where Trump backers and members of the so-called alt-right movement held a "free speech" rally.

Author: 0 25 years for ex-Saint's killer in 'profoundly sad' case

Hayes was convicted of fatally shooting Smith and wounding Smith's wife in a confrontation after a traffic crash a year ago. Cardell Hayes , the 29-year-old tow truck driver convicted of manslaughter in the shooting death of retired National Football League player Will Smith, was sentenced to 25 years in prison, a Louisiana judge ruled on Thursday.

Author: 0 Ontario housing package to cool GTA market coming today

In its latest report , the Toronto Real Estate Board states the average selling price for a home in March was just under $900,000, with detached homes selling for an average of more than $1.56 million. A government backgrounder on the measures announced today specifically mentions the practice of double-ending, when one agent represents more than one party in a transaction.

Global News Russian Federation vetoes United Nations resolution on Syria
Author: 0 Russian Federation vetoes United Nations resolution on Syria

I have absolutely no doubt we did the right thing, and it was very, very successfully done". "We may be at an all-time low in terms of relationship with Russian Federation". How do you know that?' he said. Tillerson's comments echoed televised remarks by Putin, who earlier on Wednesday said the trust between the two countries had "deteriorated" since Donald Trump was elected U.S.

Global News Ann Coulter Vows to Speak at Berkeley Despite University Calling It Off
Author: 0 Ann Coulter Vows to Speak at Berkeley Despite University Calling It Off

In a series of tweets Thursday night , Coulter criticized the university, saying Berkeley officials were adding "burdensome" conditions to her speech. The university did not disclose the location of the speech. She did assure Carlson that she would be appearing at Berkeley on April 27, though. But in his statement , Dirks said the university "has an unwavering commitment to the First Amendment ...

Author: 0 Afghan 'mother of all bombs' toll rises to 94

A huge mushroom cloud and flames towered over the region in the aftermath of the blast, while Afghan commandos and American troops are carrying out clean-up operations in the area. "They killed our women, youths and elders sitting them on mines". The United States, as part of its counterterrorism mission in Afghanistan, has been helping Afghan forces battle the local ISIS branch known as Islamic State-Khorasan Province since previous year.

Global News Paris attack: Terror probe as police officer shot dead by gunman
Author: 0 Paris attack: Terror probe as police officer shot dead by gunman

The attack brought back the recurrent campaign theme of France's fight against Islamic extremism, one of the mainstays of the anti-immigration platform of far-right leader Marine Le Pen and also, to a lesser extent, of Fillon. "It never ends", he said during a joint press conference in Washington with visiting Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni, offering condolences to the French people.

Author: 0 'Right time' to use huge bomb in Afghanistan: US general

Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren told reporters after the USA military dropped a massive bomb on terrorist tunnels in Afghanistan that President Donald Trump must "explain himself". Over the past year they have largely concentrated on a surge of attacks by the Taliban but on Friday the United States military appeared entirely focused on IS.

Author: 0 Sarin or similar used in Idlib: watchdog

Tests on seven people undergoing treatment at hospitals indicated the same thing, said Ahmet Uzumcu, the agency's director-general. Jean-Marc Ayrault, France's foreign minister, told French TV: "We will provide proof that the regime did indeed organise these strikes with chemical weapons".

Author: 0 Who's behind rallies seeking tax returns

GARCIA-NAVARRO: And this morning, President Trump tweeted his view of the protests. Trump tweeted Sunday: "I did what was an nearly an impossible thing to do for a Republican-easily won the Electoral College! It's a total waste of time and I would urge him never to release his tax returns".

Global News All options need to be explored to rein in North Korea
Author: 0 All options need to be explored to rein in North Korea

Pence also told the troops that Trump wants to resolve the standoff with North Korea "through peaceful means, through negotiations" if possible. None of the officials, who spoke on condition of anonymity, suggested alarm or signaled that they knew the precise reason for such Chinese activity.

Author: 0 Spain rescues 125 migrants crossing sea at night

Carlotta Sami, the United Nations refugee agency's spokesperson, said seven people died, including one pregnant woman, over three days. Mass drownings are common when the overloaded boats capsize or sink. " Frontex Director says it's a paradox that a third of rescues are done by NGOs". "Where are Frontex boats in a day like this?" it asked. "Many more people could have died in a day like this if we arrived a few hours later.

Author: 0 Killing of three white men in California city racially motivated

Muhammad is alleged to have shot and killed unarmed security guard Carl Williams and attempted to shoot a second security guard at the Motel 6. Kori Ali Muhammad from Fresno often talked of liberating black people, facing discrimination as an African American man with a criminal record and the injustice of the "white man holding us down".

Global News Pence: US won't rest until North Korea gives up nuclear weapons
Author: 0 Pence: US won't rest until North Korea gives up nuclear weapons

Trump administration officials in recent days have said the Obama administration's strategy of "strategic patience" is over. A submarine missile is paraded across Kim Il Sung Square on Saturday during a military parade in Pyongyang, North Korea, to celebrate the 105th birth anniversary of Kim Il Sung, the country\'s late founder and grandfather of current ruler Kim Jong-Un.

Author: 0 Pence: US Won't Rest Until NKorea Gives Up Nuclear Weapons

The comments sparked outrage in Seoul and became an issue in South Korea's presidential race, prompting the foreign ministry to seek to verify what Xi actually said. Mattis did not identify the type of missile but said it was not of intercontinental range, meaning it could not reach U.S. territory. How to stop him is a puzzle, but it is one to which Trump and other US leaders need to find a solution.

Global News The Freeport-McMoran, Inc. (FCX) PT Raised to $13.00
Author: 0 The Freeport-McMoran, Inc. (FCX) PT Raised to $13.00

Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (FCX) is now showing its ROA (Return on Assets) of -10.2%. The business had revenue of $4.38 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $4.34 billion. Strid Group LLC acquired a new position in Freeport-McMoran during the third quarter valued at about $112,000. The number of shares now held by investors is 1.45 Billion.

Global News What Terrorism, Put Options, Sunday's French Election Have in Common
Author: 0 What Terrorism, Put Options, Sunday's French Election Have in Common

Anyone who said otherwise was irresponsible, said Macron , a former economy minister in the government that Le Pen has repeatedly criticised for its security record. No, she can't hold a referendum on France's EU or Euro membership, because Article 11 of France's constitution only allows for referenda on questions that don't require constitutional change, and Article 88 enshrines France's place in the European Union.

Author: 0 Despite massive spending, Dems fail to take US House seat in Georgia

It is clear that this election will be more about message than money and Karen Handel , Ossoff's June opponent and former Georgia Secretary of State, is independent of President Trump and will not be associated with him at all. Under the so-called "jungle primary" system, the top two candidates - Ossoff and Handel - will head into the June runoff. But the president called to congratulate her Wednesday morning, and Handel said she hoped he would come to campaign for her.

Global News Iran: Clerical body has vetted presidential candidates
Author: 0 Iran: Clerical body has vetted presidential candidates

The former hardline leader earlier registered candidacy for election next month, defying "advice" of supreme leader. Rouhani negotiated the landmark nuclear deal signed with Western powers in 2015, exchanging the lifting of sanctions for the curbing of Iran's nuclear weapons programme, and regards it as one of his biggest achievements.

Author: 0 Venezuela Protest Against Government: Photos & Videos From the Scene

There's also concern that Wednesday's dueling marches could lead to clashes after the No. 2 socialist leader Diosdado Cabello said 60,000 die hard government supporters would circulate on motorcycles to prevent the opposition from reaching its planned destination.

Global News France's 11 presidential hopefuls stake out positions on TV
Author: 0 France's 11 presidential hopefuls stake out positions on TV

French Left party leader and candidate for the 2017 French presidential election Jean-Luc Melenchon arrives to attend a television debate at French national television France 2, in Saint Cloud, outside Paris , Thursday, April 20, 2017. And her inner circle still includes old friends from her student days in Paris who were members of a radical group known for violence and anti-Semitism.

Global News Known DREAMer Deported Under President Trump
Author: 0 Known DREAMer Deported Under President Trump

If true, that would mean Montes could lose his DACA status because it would acknowledge that he left the country without the required permission. Juan Manuel Montes , 23, is the first so-called DACA " DREAMer " to be deported under President Trump's administration.

Global News Syria says will restore rule in evacuated towns
Author: 0 Syria says will restore rule in evacuated towns

As the Federal Bureau of Investigation and multiple congressional committees investigate potential collusion between Russia and President Trump's campaign in last year's USA election, Trump can point to his hard-line stance as fresh evidence that he's far from beholden to the Russian leader.

Author: 0 United States to review 'failed' Iran nuclear deal

While disparaging the nuclear deal and accusing Iran of fomenting violence and terrorism throughout the Middle East, Trump has avoided committing to abandoning the agreement, a move that would be staunchly opposed by US businesses and European allies.

Author: 0 Pence tells Japan: 'We are with you 100 percent'

Diplomatic sources said the US-drafted statement would express the council's "utmost concern" at North Korea's "highly destabilizing behavior and flagrant and provocative defiance" of council resolutions . China has stuck to its line that dialogue and consultation were the only ways to solving the nuclear issues and maintain peace and stability on the Korean Peninsula.

Author: 0 Trump advisers Stephen Bannon, Jared Kushner 'hold peace talks'

The Trump White House has been a hotbed of palace intrigue , most notably over the failed healthcare push and the rocky rollout of the immigration ban. A White House source told The Huffington Post on Friday that 'Gary Cohn would be the top pick for chief of staff'. The future of top White House staffers, Steve Bannon and Reince Priebus, is uncertain.

Global News What We Know About Paris Shooting Suspect Karim Cheurfi
Author: 0 What We Know About Paris Shooting Suspect Karim Cheurfi

He was shot dead in return fire while trying to escape, police sources said. He fled on foot before the driver of the other auto and the passenger - a trainee police officer - caught up with him. IS described the shootings as an attack "in the heart of Paris ". "I was here working on the Champs-Elysees", he said. French authorities previously foiled an ISIS attack Tuesday, though it is unclear if it is related to the Thursday shooting.

Author: 0 Over 1000 Palestinian Prisoners Go On Hunger Strike In Israel

Mr Erdan said a field hospital would be erected next to one prison - an apparent move to preempt transfers to civilian medical facilities, which could draw wider media attention. This hunger strike is the largest Palestinian prisoners have ever launched, said Ghassan Khatib, a Palestinian politician and Vice President of Birzeit University.

Global News Colleges remain closed for third day in Kashmir
Author: 0 Colleges remain closed for third day in Kashmir

Students of colleges of Pulwama and Shopian in south Kashmir and Srinagar's Amar Singh College and Women's College M.A. Road shouted slogans in solidarity with the students of Pulwama. A worker of the ruling party was killed late on Saturday. To handle the stone-pelting, reinforcement was rushed to the spot. The students, according to local news agency, KNS , hooted at police, who in return abused them.

Author: 0 Sanders urges party to go beyond comfort zone

Sanders told a boisterous crowd Tuesday night in Louisville that Trump has reneged on his promises to working-class voters. Bernie Sanders , I-Vt. (the liberal leader) - are on a bus this week to visit eight not-necessarily-Democratic states: Maine, Kentucky, Florida, Texas, Nebraska, Utah, Arizona and Nevada.