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Global News European Union puts sanctions on Syrian scientists, military officials over gas attack
Author: 0 European Union puts sanctions on Syrian scientists, military officials over gas attack

The EU added these16 persons for their role in the development and use of chemical weapons against the civilian population, in line with the EU's policy to fight the proliferation and use of chemical weapons. The ministry statement reiterated that Syria did not possess and never used chemical weapon, and specified that reluctance of European Union leaders to send a group of experts for the probe also indicated European Union position toward terrorists.

Global News Setback for MP Minister as HC upholds disqualification
Author: 0 Setback for MP Minister as HC upholds disqualification

The bench, while dismissing the application for an interim stay of the single bench order passed on July, upheld the Election Commission of India's decision of June 23 to disqualify Mishra following the establishment of his guilt in the paid news case.

Author: 0 UAE behind hacking of Qatari media

USA intelligence agencies told the Washington Post that they had previously suspected one of the four countries who initially cut ties (Saudi Arabia, the UAE, Egypt, and Bahrain) was involved in the hack. Funding, supporting, and enabling extremists from the Taliban to Hamas and Gadhafi. PM Nawaz, who is close to House of Saud which rules the Kingdom of Saudi Arabai, assured the guest that Pakistan would play its part in diffusing the crisis and finding a solution.

Author: 0 Gulf states hint at expulsion of Qatar from regional bloc

As per a Sunday report by The Washington Post UAE arranged the hacking of Qatari government news site. Senior UAE powers are said to have instigated the campaign against Doha , which saw incendiary statements attributed to Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani posted on Qatar's new agency websites and social media in May, the sources told USA media.

Author: 0 France urges Saudi-led bloc to lift sanctions on Qatari citizens

Qatar has been subjected to a diplomatic and economic blockade that the USA government says could compromised U.S. efforts against so-called Islamic State. It wrote that the U.S. seeks to cash in on the crisis to secure its own interests, namely conclude more arms sales deals and other agreements to boost its economy.

Global News United Arab Emirates Hacked Qatar, Sparking Gulf Crisis
Author: 0 United Arab Emirates Hacked Qatar, Sparking Gulf Crisis

The Washington Post report accusing the United Arab Emirates of being behind the alleged hacking of Qatar's state media agency (QNA) is infallible proof of its responsibility for the attack, Qatari officials has said. Inciting violence, encouraging radicalization, and undermining the stability of its neighbors. Earlier in the week, U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson was in the Gulf, meeting separately with officials in the region to try and find a resolution to the impasse.

Global News UAE minister responds to hacking claims
Author: 0 UAE minister responds to hacking claims

In response, Saudi Arabia, the UAE, Egypt and Bahrain cut diplomatic and transport ties with Qatar on June 5, accusing it of supporting "terrorism". During a joint news conference with his Turkish counterpart, Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al Thani also told reporters in Ankara that Qatar would continue to work with the United States and Kuwait to end the standoff with its four Arab neighbors.

Global News Cincinnati Cop Who Killed Samuel DuBose Won't Face Third Trial
Author: 0 Cincinnati Cop Who Killed Samuel DuBose Won't Face Third Trial

An expert hired by prosecutors said his frame-by-frame analysis of the former officer's body camera video showed Tensing was not being dragged by the vehicle. She pledged to hound Tensing "the rest of his life". Tensing, 27, has claimed that he feared for his safety when DuBose, 43, tried to drive off and the officer's arm was caught inside the vehicle.

Global News Deadly Arizona Flash Flood Created '40-Foot Wide Black Wave'
Author: 0 Deadly Arizona Flash Flood Created '40-Foot Wide Black Wave'

He was among a group of 14 family members and friends. Maria Raya with her family and relatives visited the Cold Springs swimming hole to celebrate her 26th birthday. Family members waited outside a Payson mortuary on Sunday for news of Garnica. Search and rescue crews recovered the bodies of five children and four adults, some as far as 2 miles down the river.

Global News Buy your senior federal recreation passes now and save
Author: 0 Buy your senior federal recreation passes now and save

The price of a lifetime pass for seniors will soon increase from $10 to $80. The $80 price point still makes senior passes a steal, said Kathy Kupper, public affairs specialist for the National Park Service. Army Corps of Engineers and the Bureau of Reclamation. According to the legislation, the extra revenue from the passes will go towards enhancing visitor's experience at parks.

Global News Ryan Reynolds grants terminally ill five-year-old's dying wish
Author: 0 Ryan Reynolds grants terminally ill five-year-old's dying wish

Now, the actor is teasing the return of one of the best characters from the original to all of his fans that are eagerly awaiting any news out of the Deadpool 2 camp. "I'm so happy for Daniel". "It's something he wouldn't normally have been able to do and he was so excited. It's nice to see him so excited because he has been a bit down lately", she added.

Global News Teen charged over London double acid attack
Author: 0 Teen charged over London double acid attack

The defendant, who can not be named because of his age, wore a grey tracksuit and spoke only to confirm his details and enter pleas at the Stratford Youth Court hearing on Monday. Chief Inspector Ben Clark, from Hackney Borough, said: "These are ugly offences and must have been very frightening for all of the victims". One victim suffered life-changing injuries while another said he was saved by his moped helmet after being sprayed with burning liquid.

Global News House GOP releases $1.1 trillion budget
Author: 0 House GOP releases $1.1 trillion budget

For the past eight years, the budget has only been a vision. The $4 trillion blueprint would allow an overhaul of the USA tax code to pass Congress without support from Democrats, along with a partial repeal of the 2010 Dodd-Frank Wall Street reform law and $203 billion in savings from mandatory federal programs including food stamps over the next decade.

Global News Trump to nominate Jon Huntsman Jr. as ambassador to Russian Federation on Tuesday
Author: 0 Trump to nominate Jon Huntsman Jr. as ambassador to Russian Federation on Tuesday

Huntsman's nomination is still subject to Senate confirmation. Trump had also reportedly considered Huntsman for secretary of state. Trump's appointment of the former governor may also have motives other than a thaw in relations with Russian Federation, as Huntsman was seen as eyeing a potential Senate run or possibly another run at the White House in 2020.

Global News AMC Theaters Says Wanda Has 'Never Been a Source of Acquisition Funding'
Author: 0 AMC Theaters Says Wanda Has 'Never Been a Source of Acquisition Funding'

Wanda Hotel Development shares fell by as much as 7.3 per cent. A Sunac representative declined to immediately comment to Bloomberg. In an effort to stem capital flight, which was seen as contributing to a devaluation of China's battered currency, the government upped scrutiny of large transactions and instituted various measures to make it more hard for acquirers to shift capital overseas.

Global News Raimondo's Approval Rating Slips To 43% In Latest Survey
Author: 0 Raimondo's Approval Rating Slips To 43% In Latest Survey

Gov. Matt Mead (R-Wyo.) led the way, breaking into the top 10 with a 19-point swing in his net rating: 67 percent of registered voters said they approved of his job performance, up 7 points from the first quarter, while the share of voters disapproving of him dropped from 27 percent to 15 percent.

Author: 0 Erdogan to visit Qatar, Saudi Arabia amid Gulf rift

Qatar denies the allegations. The Arab quartet has demanded Qatar end its support of extremist groups, but also its support of Islamist political dissidents they brand as terrorists, but which many Western allies do not. "Funding, supporting, and enabling extremists from the Taliban to Hamas & Qadafi", he added, also saying that Qatar was "undermining the stability of its neighbors".

Global News S. Korea proposes direct talks with North as United States prepares new sanctions
Author: 0 S. Korea proposes direct talks with North as United States prepares new sanctions

Some critics in South Korea and the United States opposed the Women Cross DMZ campaign, saying the activists' trip to North Korea would be used as propaganda by the North's repressive government. She suggests more cooperation from countries like China, which she says isn't pulling its weight in stopping North Korea . Were North Korea to use a launch a nuclear strike, such a move would most likely be in the event of a conflict, if a conflict appeared imminent, or if some external ...

Global News Media can't take their eyes off the ball on health care
Author: 0 Media can't take their eyes off the ball on health care

We do not believe this approach is in the best interest of our customers, our state, or our nation. As the health care debate proceeds, the thing that strikes me most is the complexity of our current system. But it's not clear how those backstops would work, and the federal funding eventually would end. "We think it is unworkable ", said Justine Handelman, top Washington lobbyist for the BlueCross BlueShield Association.

Global News Lonzo Ball Says His Shoe Choices Are Fuel for Bidding War
Author: 0 Lonzo Ball Says His Shoe Choices Are Fuel for Bidding War

At least, according to his dad. The older Ball also added that the Kentucky product is using his son to get some attention on him. It was an extremely controversial ( and incorrect ) statement that opened a lot of eyes. The Ball family released their first signature shoe, the ZO2s. Afterward, Lonzo wore Adidas on Thursday against the Cleveland Cavaliers, as he made his first triple double.

Global News Highlands Ranch 12-year-old killed while learning to water ski
Author: 0 Highlands Ranch 12-year-old killed while learning to water ski

The girl, whose name is being withheld, had been water skiing on the lake in front of the Hillside Inn, while family members watched from a towing boat. He put the boat in neutral as it passed over the girl in the water at slow speed, but she suffered serious injuries to her torso. There were three people in the 20-foot 1997 Colbalt bowrider-style boat, powered by an inboard/outboard motor, at the time of the accident.

Author: 0 Russian Developer's Staffer Also at Trump Tower Meeting

Akhmetshin said Veselnitskaya coordinated frequently with him and others past year in lobbying against the sanctions law. The go-between, music publicist Rob Goldstone , told the younger Trump that he would be meeting with a Russian government attorney who would give him material damaging Clinton to support Moscow's effort to help Trump win the election.

Global News 'Outlander' Season 3 trailer is agonizingly flawless
Author: 0 'Outlander' Season 3 trailer is agonizingly flawless

Especially that last moment when Claire sees and recognizes ... wait, I'm getting ahead of myself. Then we go back in time to see Jamie get arrested after the Battle of Culloden, but he has a secret up his sleeve that keeps him from being executed.

Global News Fast growing wildfire in central California forces evacuations
Author: 0 Fast growing wildfire in central California forces evacuations

The blaze, coded " Detwiller fire ", started just at 3:56 p.m. (2356 GMT) on Sunday, 2 miles (3.2 km) east of Lake McClure in Mariposa County, which is 460 km north of Los Angeles, according to Cal Fire. Traffic along Highways 41 and 49 will be impacted as a result of road closures on Highway 49. Residents in a wide swatch of Mariposa Countys Sierra foothills have been ordered evacuated as the “Detwiler” wildfire rages virtually unchecked Tuesday.

Global News Stephen Colbert Has Amnesia About His Recent Trip to Russian Federation
Author: 0 Stephen Colbert Has Amnesia About His Recent Trip to Russian Federation

All this week, Colbert's Late Show will air segments that were filmed during the host's trip to Russian Federation a few weeks ago, including interviews with both dissidents of Vladimir Putin and a blinged-out oligarch. "This week, we'll be showing you one Russian field piece, I mean two Russian field pieces ... my lawyer is telling me it's five Russian field pieces", the CBS host continued.

Global News Let's sheath our swords, South Korea to North Korea
Author: 0 Let's sheath our swords, South Korea to North Korea

If realized, the talks would be the first inter-Korean dialogue since December 2015. The proposals come after Moon said at the G20 summit in Hamburg this month he was in favour of dialogue despite the "nuclear provocation" of North Korea's latest missile test.

Global News Over 500 boys abused at German choir
Author: 0 Over 500 boys abused at German choir

Boys who tried to escape the "Regensburger Domspatzen", or Regensburg Cathedral Sparrows, were hauled back into the school and beaten and humiliated in front of other boys, it said. Several testimonies said he was generally friendly. The choir was led from 1964 to 1994 by Benedict's brother, the Rev. Georg Ratzinger. Church officials had fostered a " culture of silence ", which allowed them to carry out such abuses for decades, Weber said.

Global News Montenegro Fires Force Tourists to Evacuate
Author: 0 Montenegro Fires Force Tourists to Evacuate

Hundreds of forest fires in Montenegro and Croatia continued to rage overnight, spreading rapidly towards towns and cities along both country's coastlines. Croatian soldiers joined in the battle to stop the fire. The intensity of the blaze was lower as strong winds calmed, officials said. Firefighting planes took off Monday afternoon after previously being grounded because of strong winds and turbulence.

Global News Turkish custody for German activist 'unjustified': Berlin
Author: 0 Turkish custody for German activist 'unjustified': Berlin

As one of the organizers of a digital security and information management workshop that had been in progress for two days, Steudtner was taken away by police nearly two weeks ago, on July 5. "In Turkey , the judiciary is far away from being objective and independent", said Sezgin Tanrikulu, a former human rights lawyer and legislator from the CHP.

Global News Notorious 86-Year-Old International Thief Doris Payne Arrested Again
Author: 0 Notorious 86-Year-Old International Thief Doris Payne Arrested Again

Payne, 86, was arrested Monday night at the Walmart on Chamblee Tucker Road in DeKalb County. She was the subject of a 2013 documentary, " The Life and Crimes of Doris Payne ". In December, Payne was arrested at an upscale mall in suburban Atlanta for allegedly stealing a necklace . Earlier this year, Payne's attorney claimed she had cancer but did not provide documents to support that.

Global News Modi Government to introduce 16 new Bills in Monsoon Session
Author: 0 Modi Government to introduce 16 new Bills in Monsoon Session

The Opposition is expected to raise the issue of Jammu and Kashmir in both the Houses, including the implementation of GST and the ongoing clashes in West Bengal. "This monsoon session is very important in many ways as the country will elect its new President", Modi said after arriving at Parliament to cast his vote in the presidential poll.

Global News Middlesbrough sign Britt Assombalonga from Nottingham Forest
Author: 0 Middlesbrough sign Britt Assombalonga from Nottingham Forest

Announcing the striker's arrival on their official website , Boro confirmed that he had joined from Nottingham Forest in a deal worth a staggering £15 million. Middlesbrough's previous record signing was Brazilian striker Afonso Alves, who joined from Dutch side Heerenveen for around 12 million pounds in 2008, according to British media reports.