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Global News Tromba d'aria a Ostia, lettini e ombrelloni colpiscono i passanti
Author: 0 Tromba d'aria a Ostia, lettini e ombrelloni colpiscono i passanti

Molti bagnanti hanno letteralmente preso d'assalto il pronto soccorso del Grassi, altri sono stati trasportati anche in altri ospedali di Pomezia e Ostia . All'improvviso si è levato un vento a mulinello che ha portato via con sè sedie a sdraio lettini e ombrelloni. Sono quattro le persone medicate sul posto dagli operatori del 118.

Global News Turkey marks first anniversary of failed coup
Author: 0 Turkey marks first anniversary of failed coup

About 250 people were killed and more than 2,000 others injured last year when a disgruntled army faction commandeered tanks and warplanes in a bid to overthrow President Recep Tayyip Erdogan after 15 years in power. Some 50,000 people have been arrested, more than 150,000 dismissed or suspended from jobs in state institutions while hundreds of media outlets, associations, and businesses have been shut down over alleged ties to terror organizations with decree laws issued under the state of ...

Global News Bryan Singer will direct official Queen film, starring Rami Malek as Freddie
Author: 0 Bryan Singer will direct official Queen film, starring Rami Malek as Freddie

The movie is set to feature the band's legendary appearance at Live Aid in 1985 as a "key sequence" in the story, said guitarist Brian May and drummer Roger Taylor , who serve as the film's executive producers. Bohemian Rhapsody has finally been greenlighted by 20th Century Fox under the production of Graham King's GK Films . "A flawless choice to recreate the fabulous Queen years which brought us such unforgettable moments as Live Aid, which we can reveal will be faithfully ...

Global News Ways to Maneuver on North Korea
Author: 0 Ways to Maneuver on North Korea

North Korea's state media hasn't immediately responded to South Korea's overtures. Just months before his death in 2010, Seoul authorities arrested two North Korean military officers over one of many plots to kill him. Read: What next after North Korea's "ICBM test" - diplomacy or armed confrontation? And even though foreign media and contact with people overseas are banned in North Korea, word has got through to the nation's citizens that the rest of the world is horrified at the ...

Global News UAE denies reports on hacking Qatari state media
Author: 0 UAE denies reports on hacking Qatari state media

Earlier Monday, the Washington Post reported that U.S. intelligence had evidence proving that the United Arab Emirates orchestrated the hacking of the QNA, citing unnamed intelligence sources. Anwar Gargash, the UAE's minister of state for foreign affairs, also claimed the story was false. He pointed out that the global community refuses their support of terrorism and extremism, and hosting people involved in this matter.

Global News Afghan forces recapture district town from Taliban after nine months
Author: 0 Afghan forces recapture district town from Taliban after nine months

David Gibbs, the commanding officer for team police, Task Force Southwest. The majority of the victims were killed by anti-government forces - including the resurgent Taliban and in attacks claimed by Daesh (the so-called IS), the report said, underscoring spiraling insecurity in the country almost 16 years after the U.S.

Global News Trump Opens 'Made In America Week' - His Own Products Are Made Abroad
Author: 0 Trump Opens 'Made In America Week' - His Own Products Are Made Abroad

The Trump Administration is hoping to capitalize on a bipartisan group of lawmakers proposing a measure that would give incentives to increase manufacturing in the U.S-the "Invent and Manufacture in America Act". "For too long our government has forgotten the American worker. It is a very hard thing and it's because they devalue their currency", he added, referring to alleged Chinese efforts that made it less expensive to employ workers in the country.

Global News Amarillo Gas Prices Rise a Nickel, Average $2/g
Author: 0 Amarillo Gas Prices Rise a Nickel, Average $2/g

The global glut of oil, including rising US production levels, has kept the industry from rebounding too much since a two-year oil bust that began in late 2014. The Florida and Jacksonville average price per gallon of gas still remain lower than the national average of $2.25, AAA officials said. Oklahoma- $2.01/g, down 0.3 cents per gallon from last week's $2.01/g.

Global News Jordan Edwards shooting: Ex-Texas police officer charged
Author: 0 Jordan Edwards shooting: Ex-Texas police officer charged

At the time of Oliver's arrest, a spokeswoman for the Dallas County Sheriff's Department said the arrest warrant was issued because evidence suggested Oliver "intended to cause serious bodily injury and commit an act clearly risky to human life that caused the death of an individual".

Global News Lawmakers to OK martial law extension if Duterte asks - House leaders
Author: 0 Lawmakers to OK martial law extension if Duterte asks - House leaders

Duterte, who was mayor of Davao City for two decades before becoming president, will also push for the measure in a meeting later on Monday with lawmakers. "We have all things going for us now". Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana did not elaborate any details on the contents of the recommendations as he does not want to pre-empt the decision of the President.

Author: 0 South Korea Proposes Military Talks With North

Chances for talks on family reunions are slimmer as North Korea has already made it clear that it won't agree to a fresh reunion program unless Seoul returns some of the North Korean defectors living in the South who it says were abducted by South Korean agents.

Author: 0 Japan says this is a time to raise pressure on North Korea

They would also come roughly two weeks after North Korea conducted its latest missile test this year, launching an intercontinental ballistic missile that landed in the Sea of Japan. On the separate offer to hold family reunions, the Korean Red Cross asked the North to hold relevant talks on August 1 at the Peace House, a South Korea-controlled building in the truce village, known as the equivalent to North Korea's Tongilgak.

Global News Rauner promises amendatory veto for school funding bill
Author: 0 Rauner promises amendatory veto for school funding bill

State Sen. Andy Manar, a Democrat from Bunker Hill, sponsored the bill . "It's good for Lake County, it's good for every school district in the state of IL, and the new formula will direct these new resources to students across IL who need them the most and need that assistance first and foremost", says Brian Harris, superintendent for Barrington School District 220.

Global News Afghan civilian deaths hit new high
Author: 0 Afghan civilian deaths hit new high

The United Nations Assistance Mission in Afghanistan's (UNAMA) latest midyear report comes as the Pentagon deliberates on a new strategy for the United States in the country, including whether to send thousands more USA troops to break what top generals have described as a stalemate against the Taliban.

Global News Thousands of Poles Take To Streets To Protest Judicial Reforms
Author: 0 Thousands of Poles Take To Streets To Protest Judicial Reforms

There have been a strong of protests across the country during nearly the entire reign of the Law and Justice Party as many see the democratic process under siege. "Today we know that a great fight has begun and we know we must be together, we know we must fight against them together", said Grzegorz Schetyna, leader of the opposition Civic Platform party.

Global News President Trump Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch to welcome new citizens
Author: 0 President Trump Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch to welcome new citizens

The State Department on Monday expanded its definition of "close family" to include grandparents and other relatives that constitute a bona fide USA relationship for visa applicants and refugees from six mainly Muslim nations. In his ruling, Watson touted the superiority of his own definition above that of the Trump administration, asserting: "The Government's definition represents the antithesis of common sense".

Global News United Kingdom adult websites face £250000 fines
Author: 0 United Kingdom adult websites face £250000 fines

As part of the country's Digital Economy Act and efforts to protect children, the United Kingdom will begin requiring online pornography sites to verify visitor ages, though many specific details on how the identity checks will be enforced remain unclear.

Global News Suspected LeT Operative Arrested At Mumbai Airport
Author: 0 Suspected LeT Operative Arrested At Mumbai Airport

During quizzing, Salim Khan allegedly admitted to the cops of having strong hawala links and that he received money from Mumbai as well. Having obtained a Pakistani passport, Salim settled down in UAE to avoid prying eyes of Indian security agencies.

Global News More Hurdles as Senate Again Delays Vote on GOP Health Bill
Author: 0 More Hurdles as Senate Again Delays Vote on GOP Health Bill

McConnell believes the least reliable Republican vote in the Senate is crucial to passage of health care reform? It would likely fail without Mr McCain's vote. Democrats are unanimously opposed to the bill, as are the nation's major medical groups and insurers. "I believe as soon as we have a full contingent of senators, that we'll have that vote", he said .

Global News Bihar crisis: Nitish, Lalu call separate meetings with lawmakers
Author: 0 Bihar crisis: Nitish, Lalu call separate meetings with lawmakers

Tejashwi had skipped an official function on July 15, where he was to share the dais with Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, triggering speculation that the festering acrimony between the JD (U) and the RJD had reached a flash point in the wake of an FIR being registered by the CBI against the deputy chief minister in the land-for-hotels case.

Author: 0 Trump climbs into firetruck at 'Made in America' event

Tervis was chosen to represent the State of Florida at a Made in America Product Showcase at the White House on Monday. Certain things we may not have capacity to do here in terms of a plant or a factory. Asked about Ivanka Trump products again later in the briefing, Spicer replied, "I can tell you it depends on the product". The Washington Post earlier reported that most of Ivanka's products are made by low-wage workers in countries like Bangladesh, Indonesia and China.

Global News Dog Saves Drowning Fawn Off NY Beach
Author: 0 Dog Saves Drowning Fawn Off NY Beach

When he reached land, Freeley said Storm followed the fawn and laid next to it, nudging it. "He had swam over his head", the rescue group said on Facebook , "tucked the deer under his arm, looped a dog lead over her head and slowly swam back to shore".

Global News Chinese-American sentenced to 10 years in Iran on spying charges
Author: 0 Chinese-American sentenced to 10 years in Iran on spying charges

Mizan Online , a news agency affiliated to the Iranian judiciary, later identified the detained man as Xiyue Wang , a 37-year-old, Chinese-born researcher at Princeton University . citizen detained in Iran ", a formulation that is generally interpreted as a confirmation. This case adds to a long list of American citizens, mostly Iranian-American dual nationals that have been imprisoned in Iran over the years on similar charges, many of them remain in Iranian prisons.

Global News Merkel says must tackle bottlenecks before boosting investment
Author: 0 Merkel says must tackle bottlenecks before boosting investment

Angela Merkel has been blamed for having made the choice of a town centre for such a meeting, while this kind of summits are most often far away from cities to avoid protests. "For this, I have the same responsibility as Olaf Scholz does - and I'm not dodging", she added. "In addition to the debt ceiling, we need a minimum speed for investments that preserve the fabric of our country", he said, according to Handelsblatt.

Global News Police investigate threatening note sent to Sen. Dean Heller
Author: 0 Police investigate threatening note sent to Sen. Dean Heller

Police say that no items were taken. Heller is also the only GOP senator up for re-election in 2018 in a state that Trump lost, making him one of the most vulnerable Republicans in the next election. Authorities could not confirm whether a note was left. Sen. Heller has been in the national spotlight recently because he's considered a possible swing vote as Republicans try to pass their health care bill.

Global News This Irish Mum Recreated Beyonce's Baby Photo And It's Hilarious
Author: 0 This Irish Mum Recreated Beyonce's Baby Photo And It's Hilarious

But Cork mammy Sharon drafted in her six-year-old daughter Megan for a photoshoot of her own. It's not often that someone can do it better than Beyonce - but a Cork lady has gone and done it. So the mother grabbed her 5-month-old twins, draped a pink blanket over her shoulders and posed for a set of photographs taken by her 6-year-old son.

Global News Secret Service denies vetting Trump Jr meeting
Author: 0 Secret Service denies vetting Trump Jr meeting

In a potentially even more damaging revelation, the New York Times reported that the younger Trump had been informed via email ahead of the meeting that material from the Russian lawyer was part of an effort by Moscow to aid his father's presidential bid and hurt Clinton.

Global News Trump's Mar-a-Lago visitor logs will be made public in September
Author: 0 Trump's Mar-a-Lago visitor logs will be made public in September

The left-leaning group Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington announced Monday that the Department of Homeland Security will turn over visitor logs to the group as a part of an April lawsuit. DHS said in response to the lawsuit that it has no records about Trump Tower. CREW sued the Obama White House for access to visitor logs. "Given the many issues we have already seen in this White House with conflicts of interest, outside influence and potential ethics violations, ...

Global News Jordanian soldier convicted of killing three Green Berets
Author: 0 Jordanian soldier convicted of killing three Green Berets

The trial "confirmed that the deceased US service members followed all established procedures when accessing the base the day of the incident, as we have noted before", according to a statement from the US Embassy in Jordan. He said the USA respects Jordan's military process and praised Jordan for adhering to its own laws in resolving the case expeditiously. They have said the video shows al-Tuwayha reloading and shooting at Americans who were waving their hands and yelling, "We're ...

Global News Building heat and humidity to fuel heavy storms this week
Author: 0 Building heat and humidity to fuel heavy storms this week

Heat index values will also increase. Afternoon highs will likely be in the mid-90s, with heat indexes that could reach nearly 100 degrees later this week. Wednesday , it will be mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 97, the weather service said, and a south southwest wind of 6 to 8 miles per hour. Lows Sunday night will fall into the low 70s.

Author: 0 Qatar accuses UAE of hack that sparked Gulf crisis

Inciting violence, encouraging radicalisation, and undermining the stability of its neighbours", the statement said. The crisis erupted May 24, when Qatar's emir, Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad al-Thani, was cited on government and news websites as praising Iran and the radical Palestinian group Hamas .

Global News Now Two Tropical Waves Tracking Across the Atlantic
Author: 0 Now Two Tropical Waves Tracking Across the Atlantic

The system, located about 750 miles east of the Windward Islands and moving west at about 15 mph, had no defined center early Monday but was expected to encounter conditions that could help it intensify. The other system is about 800 miles west-southwest of the Cabo Verde Islands. Forecasters were eyeing a trough of low pressure in the Atlantic Ocean Sunday that has been given a chance of growing into a storm over the next few days.

Global News Chicago Cubs lineup: Jose Quintana makes his Cubs debut against Baltimore
Author: 0 Chicago Cubs lineup: Jose Quintana makes his Cubs debut against Baltimore

Quintana said he was "a little nervous in the first inning". We can stop chiding Hahn for not following through on his pledge to rebuild after months of relative inactivity that followed the Chris Sale and Adam Eaton trades. "Unfortunately, they got started here". The next game is Saturday with a start time of 7:05. "I have control of what I do - where I throw the pitch".

Global News Boat runs wild on IN lake, seriously injuring four; Driver arrested
Author: 0 Boat runs wild on IN lake, seriously injuring four; Driver arrested

The boat's driver, 20-year-old Dominique Effinger, was arrested by conservation officers for Boating While Intoxicated Causing and Injury and being a Minor in Possession of Alcohol. "One of the most important things for anybody out on the water during the summer is that obviously life jackets do not work unless you wear them and alcohol and water don't mix", said Carlile.

Global News Dominion Diamond Corporation (NYSE:DDC) Receives Consensus Recommendation of
Author: 0 Dominion Diamond Corporation (NYSE:DDC) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" from Analysts

The news is somewhat surprising given that Dominion's board previously turned down a $1.1 billion bid from the Washington Companies. SELL rating has been given by 0 analyst (s) and 1 analyst (s) given BUY rating to the stock. Breaking that down further, it has performed 7.07% for the week, 2.12% for the month, 7.32% over the last quarter, 36.85% for the past half-year and 51.46% for this a year ago.

Global News Joe Biden's 'American Promise Tour' to stop in Austin
Author: 0 Joe Biden's 'American Promise Tour' to stop in Austin

The book tour is billed as a series of conversations that go beyond the 24-hour news cycle and 140-character arguments to connect friends and neighbors around topics that matter. Prices range from $50-$150, Eck said. The visit is part of a concerted effort to bring more big-name speakers to the theater, Eck said. The announcement of his speaking tour coincided with the release of an op-ed the former vice president wrote in the Washington Post assailing the Republican-led effort to ...

Author: 0 Macron expects Trump to reverse decision on Paris accord

During his recent two-day visit to France , Donald Trump was criticised for making " creepy " remarks to First Lady Brigitte Macron . Trump and Macron took questions from reporters in Paris amid a swirl of controversy over his oldest son's meeting with a Russian lawyer.