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Author: 0 Trump takes credit for 'vital' Israeli-Palestinian water deal

Mazen Ghunaim, head of the Palestinian Water Authority, speaks as Jason Greenblatt, President Trump's Middle East envoy, and Tzachi Hanegbi, Israeli minister of regional cooperation, hold a news conference in Jerusalem on Thursday. Minister Coveney was questioned as to "why Ireland helps NGOs that call for the destruction of Israel" and Prime Minister Netanyahu said that he felt many European countries are overlooking the core problem of the conflict - the Palestinian refusal to recognize ...

Global News Listen to new Nine Inch Nails track 'Less Than'
Author: 0 Listen to new Nine Inch Nails track 'Less Than'

Add Violence will be out July 21st. This release date makes ideal sense, seeing as how Reznor also confirmed recently that the next EP would be out before NIN plays the first show of its tour, which will be on July 23 at FYF Fest in L.A. So how does an indie game end up in a Nine Inch Nails music video? Buddy Iahn founded The Music Universe when he chose to juxtapose his love of web design and music.

Global News Ryanair threatens to cancel UK-EU flights after Brexit
Author: 0 Ryanair threatens to cancel UK-EU flights after Brexit

In a Joint statement the Scottish First Minister, Nicola Sturgeon (SNP), and the Welsh First Minister, Carwyn Jones (Labour) asserted that, "it is a naked power grab, an attack on the founding principles of devolution and could destabilise our economies".

Global News Lawsuit accuses U.S. of turning away asylum seekers
Author: 0 Lawsuit accuses U.S. of turning away asylum seekers

The measure released on Tuesday adds 500 new Border Patrol agents and more technology to help secure the USA border with Mexico , CNN reports, adding that the budget measure includes funds for Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) to hire 1,600 more employees, and secure more space for detentions.

Global News South Dakota GOP senators see hope in revised health bill
Author: 0 South Dakota GOP senators see hope in revised health bill

Critics of that plan say it would create a de-facto high-risk pool for people with pre-existing conditions , forcing them into the expensive ACA-compliant plans. At least eight GOP senators still oppose the plan as written now, as the conservative and moderate wings of the party have often competing concerns about it.

Global News Funeral home shut down amid reports of maggots, decomposing bodies
Author: 0 Funeral home shut down amid reports of maggots, decomposing bodies

He expressed his concerns and said, "I have received a few phone calls from friends expressing concerns with my Swanson-Lundquist Funeral Home being confused with news headlines". The bodies were purportedly left in the area for 72 hours. One of the bodies had been there close to a month. "We will continue to aggressively hold every funeral home in MI to the highest standards of public health and safety when providing final arrangements".

Author: 0 Kotoko involved in accident, casualty reported

Captain Amos Frimpong, Baba Mahama, Sadick Adams and Ahmed Adams are reported to have suffered various degrees of injuries. The Professional Footballers Association of Ghana is both shocked and deeply saddened to learn of the tragic incident in the late hours of Wednesday 12th July 2017, involving the team bus conveying players and technical staff of Asante Kotoko Football Club .

Global News Woman to be charged over murder of Kimmage toddler
Author: 0 Woman to be charged over murder of Kimmage toddler

Al Adheem was treated at St James's Hospital in Dublin after her operation on Monday night. He had been stabbed to death. The woman will appear before Criminal Courts of Justice, Court Number 3 on Thursday at 10:30am. She was granted legal aid after the judge was given details of her income by defence solicitor Richard Young. Ms Al-Adheem was remanded in custody, to appear in court again on July 20.

Global News Sumatran Tiger Cub Born at the Smithsonian's National Zoo
Author: 0 Sumatran Tiger Cub Born at the Smithsonian's National Zoo

Veterinarians haven't yet been able to confirm the sex of the cub because they are giving the animals time to bond. Although zookeepers monitored the birth via closed-circuit camera, they are allowing mother and child to bond privately and have not yet determined the cub's sex.

Global News Sexual Assault Survivors Just Asked Betsy DeVos A Pointed Question
Author: 0 Sexual Assault Survivors Just Asked Betsy DeVos A Pointed Question

The statement received sharp criticism from advocates against campus sexual assault , who argue that focusing exclusively on the rights of the accused ignored that only 2% to 10% of sexual assault allegations tend to be false. DeVos' family foundation has previously donated $25,000 to FIRE (Foundation for Individual Rights in Education), a civil liberties group that often represents students accused of sexual assault and has argued that the 2011 guidelines jeopardize due process.

Author: 0 Why Barcelona should not sign Bellerin - Xavi

He explained to Sport: "I have seen him play little, but I will tell you one thing, it is hard for me to sign a player who we already had". And when that was put to Xavi, he added: "It can work out good, bad or indifferent". He is a football player with Barca DNA and he is showing at Arsenal that he is on another level. Clearly, a lot of his career is ahead of him and I think that in the future will be at Barca'.

Global News Syria cease-fire backed by United States goes into effect
Author: 0 Syria cease-fire backed by United States goes into effect

Assad and allied forces have intensified attacks on rebel-held areas in the south since February. Israel is expected to watch for truce violations. If peace can be maintained in the South, it may be replicated in other parts of Syria. Whether Iran's and Assad's forces will comply with the new arrangements is far from certain, however.

Global News Faculty Committee at Harvard Proposes Ban on Frats and Sororities
Author: 0 Faculty Committee at Harvard Proposes Ban on Frats and Sororities

At a time when a number of hazing tragedies at American universities have surfaced, Harvard University is contemplating banning its fraternities , sororities, and final clubs for good. "If all of these organizations adopted gender-neutral membership in a timely fashion, there would remain a myriad of practices of these organizations that go against the educational mission and principles espoused by Harvard University ".

Global News Lily James to play young Meryl Streep in the Mamma Mia! sequel
Author: 0 Lily James to play young Meryl Streep in the Mamma Mia! sequel

The Mamma Mia sequel, imaginatively titled Here We Go Again, is gathering speed like a runaway train that it is hurtling toward a populated area that will kill hundreds and destroy local wildlife in the process . She starred in the live-action Disney film Cinderella as well as the recent miniseries War & Peace. Lily James at the premiere for Baby Driver , June 2017.

Author: 0 Donald Trump Jr's email chain has inevitably started a fun new meme

The stunning act of self-sabotage was somehow both impossibly stupid and a genuine threat to the preservation of our increasingly fragile government. On Tuesday, the president's eldest son tweeted an email exchange with publicist Rob Goldstone from June 2016, who said a Russian attorney wanted to offer damaging information regarding Hillary Clinton in an attempt to help the Trump campaign.

Global News US, Sudan: Trump Delays Decision On Sudan Sanctions
Author: 0 US, Sudan: Trump Delays Decision On Sudan Sanctions

Just before leaving office in January, former President Barack Obama issued an executive order lifting decades-old Sudan sanctions on a probationary basis. "This new track should be tied to a new set of smart, modernized sanctions that spare the Sudanese public and target those who are most responsible for grand corruption and atrocities, including air strikes on villages, attacks on churches, obstruction of humanitarian aid, jailing and torturing opposition figures and civil society ...

Global News Weatherford International, Ltd (NYSE:WFT) Receives An Update From Brokers
Author: 0 Weatherford International, Ltd (NYSE:WFT) Receives An Update From Brokers

According to the the latest analyst ratings which have been released, 7 brokers have issued a rating of "buy", 17 brokers "outperform", 8 brokers "hold", 1 brokers "underperform" and 0 brokers "sell". Capital Guardian Trust Comm accumulated 0.25% or 6.28M shares. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm earned ($0.29) earnings per share.

Global News Jimmy Carter OK after collapsing from dehydration in Winnipeg
Author: 0 Jimmy Carter OK after collapsing from dehydration in Winnipeg

An ambulance took Carter to a hospital. Carter was in Winnipeg for Habitat for Humanity, a week-long event where volunteers build homes for local families. The last time Carter was in Manitoba was 1993, when he lent a hand at the construction sites for 18 other Winnipeg homes through the Habitat organization.

Global News Twitter reacts to Donald Trump Jr's Russian Federation emails
Author: 0 Twitter reacts to Donald Trump Jr's Russian Federation emails

As I learned in interviews with all three elder Trump children, Donald Jr. was the Trump child most reluctant to join the enterprise built around his father's personality. Tuesday was no different, despite attempts by minority Democrats to stoke outrage. "No question that we are very far from criminal charges here and from proof beyond a reasonable doubt", he said.

Author: 0 The best and worst case scenarios for the UK after Brexit

Mr Russell said: "A piece of legislation such as Theresa May is now promising, this Great Repeal Act, will require the approval of the Scottish Parliament". They include Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn and the heads of the Scottish and Welsh governments. The new repeal bill also removes the United Kingdom from the EU's Charter of Fundamental Rights, a move that will be bitterly fought by Labour and other parties which see that as an attack on citizens' freedoms.

Author: 0 Agreement Reached: Chelsea to sign La Liga defender for £31.2m

Danilo appeared in 24 games for Real Madrid in 2016-17 as he racked up 1 goal and 3 assists on the season. The 15-time capped Selecao worldwide arrived at the Bernabeu from Porto in 2015 with hefty expectations on his shoulders, having cost the La Liga side 31.5 million Euro.

Global News This Tiny, Catholic Island Nation Just Legalized Same-Sex Marriage
Author: 0 This Tiny, Catholic Island Nation Just Legalized Same-Sex Marriage

Only one politician out of 67 in the Maltese parliament voted against the legislation, signalling its broad support on the island nation. Malta's new Marriage Act is important because it not only gives LGBT people and sexual minorities the legal backing of the law to marry, it also encompasses parenting, a hot topic that is often still restricted for legally married LGBT people.

Global News Federer Rolls to 12th Career Wimbledon Semifinal
Author: 0 Federer Rolls to 12th Career Wimbledon Semifinal

It's been bothering me for a year and a half. All the treatments and medicaments couldn't really help". The 12-times major victor said there was no point in going on when his serve and forehand were so severely undermined. Federer took a six-month break from tennis after losing to Raonic past year and to prove that the Swiss Maestro is back in his element, Federer won the 2017 Australian Open .

Global News Trump leaves for Paris amid troubles in Washington
Author: 0 Trump leaves for Paris amid troubles in Washington

Watch their remarks in the player above. Asked if Europe could rely on U.S. President Donald Trump , the centrist president, 39, said Europe needed the United States. "The meeting won't avoid subjects on which we have different positions, such as climate and, to a certain extent, trade", an Elysee official said .

Global News Suspect indicted in Chinese student's disappearance
Author: 0 Suspect indicted in Chinese student's disappearance

Christensen is jailed without bond, and faces up to life in prison if he's convicted. A preliminary hearing scheduled for Friday has been canceled. U.S. FBI officials have presumed Zhang dead, but the agency says the investigation is ongoing. Zhang had just arrived at the University of IL in late April.

Global News Emergency Withdrawal: Man stuck in ATM!
Author: 0 Emergency Withdrawal: Man stuck in ATM!

Please call my boss". Corpus Christie police said most customers thought the notes were jokes but responded after one of the alarmed bank patrons called for help. Officers initially thought it was a joke as well, but they quickly learned it was true and kicked down the door to rescue the contractor. "It was just insane", senior officer Richard Olden told KZTV .

Global News Boko Haram strikes again on Cameroun-Nigeria border,16 dead
Author: 0 Boko Haram strikes again on Cameroun-Nigeria border,16 dead

A spokesman for the self-defense force, Danbatta Bello , says at least one of the suicide bombers was female. Bello said, "A teenage female suicide bomber actually crept to the sandbag post of our boys at Molai and before they could realise what was happening, she detonated the explosives on her body and killed three of our boys on guard".

Global News Tinder couple to meet after 3 years
Author: 0 Tinder couple to meet after 3 years

Avsec first fired off a message to Arendas after they matched on Tinder in September 2014. Tinder told the students to decide where they wanted to meet, and they'd make it happen. Last Friday, Avsec tweeted his exchange with Arendas noting the dates on the messages saying, " Hahahaha one day I'm going to meet this girl and it's going to be epic.

Global News New Report Reveals Google's Extensive Financial Support for Academia
Author: 0 New Report Reveals Google's Extensive Financial Support for Academia

Campaign for Accountability said it identified 329 research papers published between 2005 and 2017 on public policy matters of interest to Google that were in some way funded by the company. Explore the full database of papers by Google-funded academics . In a blog post , Google's director of public policy Leslie Miller said that the CfA had inflated numbers by attributing funding to Google when it actually came from associations to which Google.

Global News Second Circuit Overturns Sheldon Silver's Corruption Convictions
Author: 0 Second Circuit Overturns Sheldon Silver's Corruption Convictions

Supreme Court decision concerning corruption prosecutions. The Times noted that the ruling "narrowed the definition of the kind of official conduct that can serve as the basis of a corruption prosecution". Mr". "This is yet another area where the Court has misinterpreted the law, setting legal standards which fly in the face of the public' expectations".

Global News UK PM May shed a
Author: 0 UK PM May shed a "little tear" over election failure

The exit poll figures came as quite a shock to the once-confident PM. She told 5Live: 'I felt devastated really because I knew the campaign wasn't going perfectly but still the messages I was getting from people I was speaking to.were that we were going to get a better result than we did.

Global News Grassley to call former Trump campaign chairman before Senate committee
Author: 0 Grassley to call former Trump campaign chairman before Senate committee

Manafort, who resigned as Trump's campaign manager in August 2016 after about five months on the job, is under investigation by the FBI for business dealings and lobbying efforts associated with Ukrainian political campaigns. went nowhere but had to listen". Grassley is now asking how it was possible for Veselnitskaya to enter the United States for the meeting without a visa.

Global News China Sends Anti-Piracy Mission Ship To Djibouti Base
Author: 0 China Sends Anti-Piracy Mission Ship To Djibouti Base

China has made a substantial investment in Djibouti . The narrative of a tiny country with nearly no natural resources, high unemployment rate and vast stretches of semi-arid desert doesn't quite explain why global military powers are making a beeline for the Horn of Africa.

Global News China defends imports of North Korean iron ore
Author: 0 China defends imports of North Korean iron ore

He said China was abiding by. Imports were up 17.2% year-on-year - compared with an expected increase of 14.5% - to $153.83 billion, lifting the trade surplus to $42.76 billion. Chinese exports rose 11.3% from a year ago to $196.59 billion, the customs administration said, topping a Bloomberg News forecast of 8.9%. Chinese officials insist that trading relations are on a downward trend.