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Global News A new turn as Trump ends ties with Syrian rebels
Author: 0 A new turn as Trump ends ties with Syrian rebels

The most recent talks in Kazakhstan this month between Russia , Turkey and Iran failed to iron out of the details of the four safe zones. The government-controlled Syrian Central Military Media said Hezbollah fighters and Syrian troops captured several strategic hills Saturday in areas between the Lebanese town of Arsal and the Syrian village of Fleeta.

Global News Two new earthquakes hit coast of Greek island
Author: 0 Two new earthquakes hit coast of Greek island

The aftershocks forced terrified locals and tourists to gather in the middle of the town's main square, as far away as possible from crumbling buildings. Two men were killed when a collapsing wall smashed into a bar in Kos. They are among the strongest aftershocks since Friday's quake on the Greek island that injured almost 500 people on the Greek island.

Global News With 4-0 Ruling, OJ Simpson Is Granted Parole
Author: 0 With 4-0 Ruling, OJ Simpson Is Granted Parole

The board ruled that Simpson should be granted parole on the grounds that he had complied with prison rules during his incarceration, had no prior criminal convictions and posed a minimal safety risk to the public. He has been serving his time in Lovelock Correctional Center in northern Nevada. Gray-haired but looking trimmer than he has in recent years, Simpson walked stiffly into the hearing room in jeans, a light-blue prison-issue shirt and sneakers.

Global News Dems, GOP Agree on Bill That Weakens Trump on Sanctions
Author: 0 Dems, GOP Agree on Bill That Weakens Trump on Sanctions

The House and Senate reached a deal Saturday to slap Russian Federation with fresh sanctions and give Congress new veto power to block any easing of those sanctions - an agreement that could send a new bill to President Donald Trump's desk before the end of the month.

Global News Trump says he has 'complete power to pardon'
Author: 0 Trump says he has 'complete power to pardon'

President Donald Trump waves as he boards Air Force One at Andrews Air Force Base on July 22, 2017 . Jeff Sessions , for learning - from the media! - that the President would rather you not be in your job, you had the Worst Week in Washington.

Author: 0 Al-Aqsa: UN slams Israel killings of young Palestinians

Condemnation from the west has been faint with the exception of United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres' public condemnation of the violence, which took the lives of three young Palestinian protesters on Friday. A Palestinian teenager has been shot dead by an Israeli settler amid mass protests, according to the Palestinian Maan agency and the Israeli Haaretz media outlet.

Global News Federal grand jury indicts Hawaii soldier with providing support to ISIS
Author: 0 Federal grand jury indicts Hawaii soldier with providing support to ISIS

The 34-year-old serviceman with the US Army's 25th Infantry Division, stationed at Schofield Barracks in Wahiawa, also reportedly said he wanted to kill "a bunch of people". Kang was ordered held without bail. His preliminary hearing is scheduled for Monday, during which his trial date will be set. The air traffic controller had served on tours of Iraq in 2011 and Afghanistan in 2014.

Global News Reserves tow Gilas to 31-point rout of India
Author: 0 Reserves tow Gilas to 31-point rout of India

Vosotros, whose only game was against Taipei's White team, also connected four triples off the bench, including back-to-back treys that were part of his 10 straight points when he entered the game midway in the third frame. "Mac Belo is not yet 100 percent". "But we have very able players, ready to step in and respond", Reyes added. But even when Gilas has blown the game open, the Nationals stuck to running their dribble-drive offense.

Author: 0 Trump lashes out at media after Spicer resignation

During a May episode, which the actress hosted, " SNL " had McCarthy's Spicer hide in the bushes, take back the lectern from Aidy Bryant's Deputy Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders, and set off into the world to find Trump. Spicer's resignation was also a blow to the White House chief of staff, Reince Priebus, the former Republican Party chairman who brought him into the West Wing despite scepticism from Trump, who initially questioned his loyalty.

Global News Florida's jobless rate drops to lowest in a decade
Author: 0 Florida's jobless rate drops to lowest in a decade

Friday, Governor Rick Scott announced that Pensacola added 3,200 new private-sector jobs in the past year. The Amarillo and Austin Metropolitan Statistical Areas recorded the month's lowest unemployment rate among Texas MSAs with a non-seasonally adjusted rate of 3.4 percent, followed by the Midland MSAs with a rate of 3.5 percent.

Global News Medved: 'Dunkirk' is one of the best war movies in years
Author: 0 Medved: 'Dunkirk' is one of the best war movies in years

The film is shown in three distinct timelines - "The Mole" which is set over the course of about a week. Director Nolan chose to tell this story from three points of view: The land, the air and the sea. Visually, DUNKIRK is spectacular. Despite the potential for spectacle inherent in the IMAX cameras, Nolan's goal is always to replicate the experience for the audience.

Author: 0 Spicer resigns, Sanders to take over as Trump's press secretary

Spicer strongly argued against giving Scaramucci that job and made a decision to resign when Trump gave it to him anyway, according to multiple new reports . " Tell us what happened", Hannity said. "Anthony is a person I have great respect for". Sanders has been handling most of the briefing duties in recent weeks, and most briefings have been off-camera.

Global News Shares Trading down at $20.41 (RMP) Rice Midstream Partners Increases…
Author: 0 Shares Trading down at $20.41 (RMP) Rice Midstream Partners Increases…

It has underperformed by 5.24% the S&P500. 316,329 shares of the company were exchanged. Deutsche Commercial Bank Ag holds 0% or 8,140 shares in its portfolio. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP now owns 1,884,476 shares of the pipeline company's stock worth $35,900,000 after buying an additional 276,379 shares during the last quarter.

Global News Nagaland: Zeliang wins floor test; clears the way to form govt
Author: 0 Nagaland: Zeliang wins floor test; clears the way to form govt

The development followed after former Chief Minister Liezietsu failed to turn up for a floor test at 9.30 am on July 19 as directed by the Governor. Liezietsu, who is facing rebellion by 43 Naga Peoples Front MLAs led by TR Zeliang demanding a change of leadership in the present house of 59, had filed the petition on July 14 seeking a stay on the governor's directive.

Global News ISIS Leader Is Still Alive, Pentagon Chief Says
Author: 0 ISIS Leader Is Still Alive, Pentagon Chief Says

Reuters was first to report on the development. At issue is over $300 million in funding that USA officials say will be used to fund other priorities. Trump has rarely commented publicly on Afghanistan, the longest war in US history, but this week he did while meeting with servicemembers who have served there.

Global News Hollywood studios steering clear of 'Vladimir Putin' characters
Author: 0 Hollywood studios steering clear of 'Vladimir Putin' characters

But with news of the twosome's undisclosed meeting now dominating worldwide interest, the President of Russian Federation found himself the star of a more unlikely news vertical this week: the entertainment section. Again, the country's president was briefly featured in both the source material and early screenplays yet was later dropped. Putin, who has dominated Russia's political landscape for the last 17 years and boasts strong popularity ratings, is widely expected to run for, and win, ...

Author: 0 Anthony Scaramucci is Trump's new communications director

The White House announced that Sanders will be replacing outgoing White House press secretary Sean Spicer , who announced his resignation earlier. Huckabee Sanders maintained exactly what the Constitution says about the presidential pardon power. We can just imagine Spicer watching the show the next morning-because, as he's said, he never stays up late enough to watch it live-and reaching for another pack of cinnamon gum to joylessly eat and ease his wounded spirit.

Global News Brody: Trump Wants Out of Iran Deal, but Timing Isn't Right
Author: 0 Brody: Trump Wants Out of Iran Deal, but Timing Isn't Right

USA lawmakers are calling on Congress to pass more sanctions authorities to target Iran following President Donald Trump's move to keep the nuclear deal in place for now. As it issued the sanctions, the US renewed its call for Tehran to release three Americans Iran is holding on what the United States said were "fabricated national-security related charges" and fulfill its promise to return one man, Robert Levinson , who has been missing in Iran for more than a decade.

Author: 0 Israel to replace metal detectors with handheld ones at Al-Aqsa Mosque

Palestinians have been angered by the installation of metal detectors at the shrine with some calling for a " day of rage ". The increased security measures around the holy site were instituted following a terror attack last Friday at the Temple Mount that saw three Arab Israeli gunmen shoot and kill two Israeli police officers .

Global News Democrats Hail Bipartisan Agreement on Sanctions to Punish Russia
Author: 0 Democrats Hail Bipartisan Agreement on Sanctions to Punish Russia

A potential conflict with President Trump looms because the agreement includes a provision mandating congressional review if the White House tried to reduce or terminate the sanctions. The sanctions package could get through the House and Senate sometime next week, Politico reports. The House and Senate negotiators also addressed concerns voiced by American oil and natural gas companies that sanctions specific to Russia's energy sector could backfire on them to Moscow's benefit.

Global News Murkowski says Senate should work with Dems on ACA reform
Author: 0 Murkowski says Senate should work with Dems on ACA reform

Thanks to Senators Susan Collins, Rand Paul, Mike Lee and Jerry Moran - all of whom raised their own objections to the BCRA and refused to support it - the bill is now headed for the trash bin. "No one I've talked to thinks [the analysis] is well done". Senate naysayers are under tremendous pressure to give in, and the reason has nothing to do with health care.

Global News MLAs, 11 votes: Cross voting stink in Prez poll sinks Cong
Author: 0 MLAs, 11 votes: Cross voting stink in Prez poll sinks Cong

With BSP supremo Mayawati having quit the Rajya Sabha recently and in principle chose to contest as a nominee of her party supported by the Samajwadi party and the Congress in Phulpur in U.P. The All India Trinamool Congress de-recognized them following their opposition to Banerjee's decision of supporting Congress candidate Meira Kumar for the post of President.

Global News Royal family releases Prince George's fourth birthday portrait
Author: 0 Royal family releases Prince George's fourth birthday portrait

The Royal Family has released a gorgeous photo of Prince George in honor of his fourth birthday tomorrow. The photo was released at the end of a week-long European tour which saw William and Kate embark on a tour of Poland and Germany with their two children Prince George and Princess Charlotte.

Global News Prince George marks 4th birthday with new photo
Author: 0 Prince George marks 4th birthday with new photo

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge said they were "delighted" to share the image, which was taken inside Kensington Palace by royal photographer Chris Jackson , and features the soon-to-be four-year-old with a big, open-mouthed smile. To see more photos from the royal tour, check out the gallery below . This year will be one of change for George, who will begin school in September at Thomas's Battersea School, a private school in Battersea, South London .

Global News Metal detectors crucial for security at Jerusalem shrine: Israeli minister
Author: 0 Metal detectors crucial for security at Jerusalem shrine: Israeli minister

One would have thought that caring religious leaders, worshippers, and politicians would have applauded this move that ensures the safety of everyone going up to devote their soul to their god. Palestinians have been refusing to enter the compound all week in protest at the metal detectors. The police made their final decision this morning that the metal detectors are staying put.

Author: 0 AK Steel Holding Corporation (AKS): Are There Still Some Reasons For Optimism?

Axiom Securities restated a "sell" rating on shares of United States Steel Corporation in a research report on Thursday, July 13th. Vetr cut United States Steel Corporation from a sell rating to a strong sell rating and set a $31.06 price objective for the company.in a report on Monday, February 27th.

Global News Gerina Piller Holds 36-Hole Lead in Toledo
Author: 0 Gerina Piller Holds 36-Hole Lead in Toledo

Her last win came in May at the Kingsmill Championship. Chien, a LPGA Tour rookie from Taiwan, had eight birdies and a bogey. Her much documented loss at the ANA Inspiration following a four-shot penalty imposed during the final round placed her under a lot of scrutiny but it served to inspire her, a victory and two runner-ups since a good indication of just that.

Global News From Spicy to the Mooch: A Farewell to Sean Spicer
Author: 0 From Spicy to the Mooch: A Farewell to Sean Spicer

Spicer will continue in the role through August, after which Sarah Huckabee Sanders will take over as the new Press Secretary. Sean Spicer has insisted that Donald Trump didn't want him to quit as White House press secretary. All the while, the White House staff seemed to in a nuclear meltdown over the latest in the Russian Federation investigation. I think you get the idea.

Global News Russian Lawyer Who Met Trump Jr. Represented Kremlin's Security Services
Author: 0 Russian Lawyer Who Met Trump Jr. Represented Kremlin's Security Services

Both Grassley, R-Iowa, and committee ranking member Dianne Feinstein , D-Calif., had expressed confidence on Thursday in achieving cooperation with the president's son and former campaign chair. Two days after President Donald Trump said he did not like the AG accepting the job and then recusing himself from the Russian Federation probe, Sessions took another hit.

Global News Senate Panel In Talks With Trump Jr., Manafort Over Closed-Door Testimony
Author: 0 Senate Panel In Talks With Trump Jr., Manafort Over Closed-Door Testimony

President Trump told the New York Times that he talked "about adoption" with Putin during a dinner at the Group of 20 meeting of world leaders in Hamburg this month. That interview came as Trump is growing increasingly annoyed by the ongoing investigation being conducted by special counsel Robert Mueller. The committee also issued a subpoena by email Friday afternoon for Glenn Simpson, co-founder of Fusion GPS.

Author: 0 Pew: Majority Of Dems Feel 'Stressed' Talking To Trump Supporters

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell did yeoman's work trying to push the monstrosity through his chamber. The backdrop for it all, of course, was the idiosyncratic behavior of the President of the United States, who once again proved himself to be both the dominant political figure of the moment and also oddly detached from the specifics of the affairs of state.

Global News Senate aiming to move bills at breakneck pace
Author: 0 Senate aiming to move bills at breakneck pace

Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar on July 12 announced his office would send cities, counties, transit systems, and special goal taxing districts nearly $680 million in local sales-tax allocations for the month of July, an amount 9 percent more than in July 2016.

Global News A brief history of Sean Spicer
Author: 0 A brief history of Sean Spicer

His resignation came despite Trump's appeal that he stay with his job, as stated by a White House top GOP adviser. The press conference marked a stark contrast between Scaramucci's first days in the White House and Sean Spicer's , who held a combative first press conference centering on the size of Trump's inauguration crowds .