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Global News Trump's choice in lawyers suggests he doesn't hire 'the best people'
Author: 0 Trump's choice in lawyers suggests he doesn't hire 'the best people'

Almon said he sent the email to Dowd because he anxious that Trump could be "taken down" over his response to the violence in Charlottesville over the weekend, the Post reported . Dowd, in an interview Wednesday, confirmed to The Post that he forwarded an email that appeared to be written by longtime conspiracy theorist Jerome Almon.

Global News In Odd Move, One Of Mueller's Investigators Leaves Trump-Russia Probe
Author: 0 In Odd Move, One Of Mueller's Investigators Leaves Trump-Russia Probe

Just last week, news surfaced that Mueller's team had executed a search warrant at the Virginia home of Donald Trump's former campaign manager, Paul Manafort. It is not yet known why Strzok left the team. He is now assigned to the FBI's human resources division. Strzok headed the FBI's counterespionage division past year and was one of the top officials overseeing the criminal investigation into whether Hillary Clinton mishandled classified information while she was secretary of state.

Author: 0 Theresa May sends message of solidarity to Spain's terror victims

The head of the Spanish region of Catalonia, Carles Puigdemont, said at least 80 people had been taken to hospital and around 12 had died. He later tweeted about a debunked episode related to countering Islamic terrorism. The police force for Spain's Catalonia region says a auto also knocked down two police officers at a traffic checkpoint in Barcelona. "We automatically thought they were pick-pockets and they were being chased but in actual fact there was an actual terror [attack] up in the ...

Global News US, China Sign Communication Deal Amid Heightened Tensions on Korean Peninsula
Author: 0 US, China Sign Communication Deal Amid Heightened Tensions on Korean Peninsula

In Seoul, South Korean President Moon Jae-in said he would consider sending a special envoy to North Korea for talks if the North stops its missile and nuclear tests, in an effort to jumpstart diplomacy. Gen Dunford was responding to questions about Mr Trump's chief strategist Steve Bannon saying in a new interview that the threat posed by North Korea can not be handled by force.

Global News No room for racists and bigots in the services — U.S. military chiefs
Author: 0 No room for racists and bigots in the services — U.S. military chiefs

The planned removal of a statue of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee in Charlottesville initially drew hundreds of white supremacists, neo-Nazis and others from across the nation to rally. Joining other military leaders in their condemnation of the violence in Charlottesville, General Joe Dunford , the chairman of the U.S. joint chiefs of staff said there was no place for "racism and bigotry" in the American military.

Global News At least 13 dead, over 100 injured in Barcelona terror attack
Author: 0 At least 13 dead, over 100 injured in Barcelona terror attack

Armed police ran down the streets and through a market, checking in stores and cafes, presumably in search of them. Josep Lluis Trapero of the regional police of Catalonia , where the popular seaside city is located, told reporters that two other people suspected of being involved in Thursday's terror attack had been arrested - a Spaniard and a Moroccan.

Global News Navy to oust top three sailors from USS Fitzgerald after deadly collision
Author: 0 Navy to oust top three sailors from USS Fitzgerald after deadly collision

The commander of a USA warship that collided with a Philippine-flagged vessel in the Sea of Japan in June will be punished along with several other sailors, a senior admiral has said. Sailors ran through the sleeping area, attempting to awaken their still-sleeping crew members. The birthing cabin of the ship flooded within 90 seconds of impact and many sailors behaved heroically to save the ship from sinking.

Global News Varndean College A Level results 2017: Solid A-level results achieved
Author: 0 Varndean College A Level results 2017: Solid A-level results achieved

A STUDENT at Havering Sixth From College is going to Durham University after bagging four A*s in his A-levels. "Additionally, nearly 70% of students gained two or more A*-B grades or equivalent". Headteacher Graeme Harkness, said: " Newtown High School is once again celebrating excellent A-Level results". Top performer at the independent school was Catie Masters, whose A* grades in Maths, Further Maths and Physics secured her a place at the London School of Economics to study Maths and ...

Global News Florida Woman Accused Of Driving Intoxicated With Child Unrestrained In Backseat
Author: 0 Florida Woman Accused Of Driving Intoxicated With Child Unrestrained In Backseat

The tow truck driver told police that the woman, now identified as 31-year-old Brandy Lerma, almost hit four cars and looked drunk or under the influence of something. Lerma claimed she took Percocet, Xanax and drank two Fireballs. A Boynton Beach woman is facing child abuse and DUI charges after she was spotted driving erratically on the road with an unrestrained toddler in her auto.

Global News Hong Kong student activists jailed
Author: 0 Hong Kong student activists jailed

Wong and Chow were found guilty previous year of unlawful assembly, while Law was found guilty of inciting people to take part in the assembly. "The government wanted to stop us from running in elections, and directly suppress our movement", Wong said in an interview before the decision Thursday afternoon.

Global News Critics cry foul as HK democracy leaders get jail
Author: 0 Critics cry foul as HK democracy leaders get jail

Wong, now 20, and fellow activist Nathan Law, 24, had been sentenced past year to community service for breaking into and occupying a space barred from public gatherings. Under Hong Kong law, the sentences bar the three from standing as candidates in elections for five years. Ahead of the judgement today , the department of justice said there was "absolutely no basis to imply any political motive" on its part in relation to the case.

Global News Senior BJP leader Yashwant Sinha-led team in Kashmir on Peace Mission
Author: 0 Senior BJP leader Yashwant Sinha-led team in Kashmir on Peace Mission

The delegation had met NC president and MP Farooq Abdulalh last evening. Eyewitnesses said that Sinha had a freewheeling discussion with a section of students and civil society members, which included some government officials. Sinha termed the delegation's visit to Kashmir as "Peace Mission". The Sinha-led delegation would be meeting Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti and leaders of other political parties including representatives of ruling PDP and civil society members.

Global News Resolve Korean Peninsula issue via diplomatic means: China to US
Author: 0 Resolve Korean Peninsula issue via diplomatic means: China to US

Dunford was on the first stop of a trip that will also take him to Beijing on Tuesday and then to Tokyo, three capitals that do not want war to break out on their doorsteps. "We should take the initiative in solving the problem on the Korean Peninsula". The adviser criticized the Trump administration for what he said was a lack of clarity over North Korea .

Global News No role of agents in government jobs, says Modi
Author: 0 No role of agents in government jobs, says Modi

Rajnath Singh referred to Modi's remarks on Kashmir and said it was heartwarming to see the Prime Minister making his government's stand clear. Addressing "Champions of Change" programme in New Delhi , PM informed that interview system for group III and IV employees in the government has been eradicated to plunge the loopholes created by middlemen.

Global News Jab Harry Met Sejal's Overseas Box Office Report! Not As Bad As Indian Box Office
Author: 0 Jab Harry Met Sejal's Overseas Box Office Report! Not As Bad As Indian Box Office

Just like Ranbir Kapoor and Katrina Kaif's love life, their movie " Jagga Jasoos " also crashed but on the box office. The biggest loss maker out here is NH Studioz. Learning from the experience I put up " Jab Harry Met Sejal " only in Gaiety and Maratha Mandir. Now, as per a report on Bollywood Hungama , the distributors and exhibitors have apparently sent an SOS message to Shah Rukh, asking him to follow the footsteps of Salman.

Global News What Does North Korea Hope to Gain by Threatening Guam?
Author: 0 What Does North Korea Hope to Gain by Threatening Guam?

The United States is likely to "seriously consider" shooting down any North Korean missiles tests aimed at the waters around the U.S. territory of Guam , but experts warn the technology isn't guaranteed to work. "We are very strongly in support of the United Nations process, which has and continues to put pressure on North Korea to stop acting in an irresponsible way, and we will continue strongly to support the United Nations process which will, I hope, help to de-escalate tensions".

Author: 0 United States insists military ready to counter North Korea

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi said peaceful settlement of the nuclear issue on the Korean Peninsula fully serves the interests of all. The agreement also envisions face-face dialogue between the militaries, the first of which is scheduled for November.

Global News Rep. Steve Cohen calls for Trump's impeachment
Author: 0 Rep. Steve Cohen calls for Trump's impeachment

He said Trump was wrong to say there "were very fine people on both sides", responding that "There are no good Klansmen". "There are no good Nazis". Cohen accused Trump of failing the test of moral leadership. Democratic Reps. Brad Sherman and Al Green brought impeachment articles against Trump in July.

Global News Neo-Nazi Website Dropped by GoDaddy Domain Service
Author: 0 Neo-Nazi Website Dropped by GoDaddy Domain Service

It was different than what I'd talked talked with our senior team about yesterday. He went on to say that it was an arbitrary decision: "I woke up this morning in a bad mood and chose to kick them off the internet". They've been used to wreak havoc on popular services and games over the a year ago, and thanks to the continued rise of DDoS-as-a-service platforms and new attack methods , they're likely to continue to do so.

Global News CEOs Flee Trump's Manufacturing Council After Charlottesville Fallout
Author: 0 CEOs Flee Trump's Manufacturing Council After Charlottesville Fallout

On Monday, he more directly condemned white supremacists , neo-Nazis and the Ku Klux Klan , only to pivot back to blaming " both sides " during a heated news conference at Trump Tower in NY on Tuesday. The disbanding of the councils is a major blow to Trump , who frequently touts his business experience and ability to work with economic leaders.

Global News Dunford: US military option ready if sanctions…
Author: 0 Dunford: US military option ready if sanctions…

For the past decade under conservative South Korean governments, talks between Seoul and Pyongyang had nearly been suspended over Pyongyang's nuclear tests and ballistic missile developments. It's not making our allies in Seoul or Tokyo-or Guam for that matter-sleep well at night, despite the assurances of U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and other Cabinet secretaries.

Global News Satellite Images Reveal Iran Building Missile Factory in Syria
Author: 0 Satellite Images Reveal Iran Building Missile Factory in Syria

Intelligence experts who analyzed the photographs claim that its structure is nearly identical to the one used for similar factories in Iran, Channel 2 said, adding that experts say this indicates Iranian involvement in the project. "Israeli" Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's Office said in response that the delegation's departure was part of routine security talks between the entity and the US.

Global News Back-to-school bus safety
Author: 0 Back-to-school bus safety

Since then, all of the students have been accounted for. As our students wait for the school bus it is so important for the motorists to remember they are not the only ones on the roadways early in the mornings. Almondo, who said she plans to drive a bus at the onset of the school year to help things run smoothly, said pay is an issue for many drivers, who work in a part-time capacity.

Global News 'White Lives Matter' rally host responds to cancellation of event
Author: 0 'White Lives Matter' rally host responds to cancellation of event

Stone said universities are permitted to require outside groups to be sponsored by student, faculty or staff organizations before securing permission for an event on campus. Bird. Wiginton, a former A&M student, says he was inspired by the weekend's "Unite the Right" rally in Charlottesville, Virginia . Smith said in an earlier statement to The Dallas Morning News that the university didn't invite any white nationalists, but that it can't stop them from coming.

Global News Barcelona - Massacre in terrorist attack, hostages in restaurant
Author: 0 Barcelona - Massacre in terrorist attack, hostages in restaurant

Police are searching for the suspected driver, who fled on foot. El Pais newspaper, citing unnamed police sources, also reported that the perpetrators are holed up in a nearby bar. Please avoid the area and monitor local police @mossos for updates . The attack took place near Catalunya Square in Barcelona's Las Ramblas district.

Global News Defence Ministry clears acquisition of six Apache attack helicopters for Army
Author: 0 Defence Ministry clears acquisition of six Apache attack helicopters for Army

The order follows India's purchase of 22 Apache and Chinook helicopters from Boeing in 2015. The Rs 4,168 crore Apache deal covers the helicopters along with associated equipment, including spares, training, weapons and ammunition. File image of US Army's AH-64 Apache helicopters. For a long time the army had pitched for its own dedicated attack helicopter fleet integrated with its strike corps and has recently expressed the desire to have 39 Apaches.

Global News Trump looking to unseat GOP Sen. Jeff Flake of Arizona
Author: 0 Trump looking to unseat GOP Sen. Jeff Flake of Arizona

Jeff Flake's seat in the 2018 GOP primary. Mr. Flake recently penned a book " Conscience of a Conservative: A Rejection of Destructive Politics and a Return to Principle " that warned Mr. Lindsey Graham of SC on Thursday. Flake had tweeted on Wednesday, "We can't claim to be the party of Lincoln if we equivocate in condemning white supremacy".

Global News Republican senator calls for 'radical changes' from the White House
Author: 0 Republican senator calls for 'radical changes' from the White House

Sen. Bob Corker , R-Tenn., a one-time ally of the president who made Trump's short-list to be secretary of state during the presidential transition, went on to accuse him of "helping inspire divisions" in order to work up his base. Trump complained that Graham was unfairly harsh on the president's statement on the white supremacist rally in Charlottesville, while expressed support for Flake's challenger in the upcoming Republican primary.

Global News South Sudanese refugees in Uganda exceed one million
Author: 0 South Sudanese refugees in Uganda exceed one million

Over 2 million have been internally displaced and over 300,000 have been killed in the civil war in South Sudan since it started in 2013. "Failure to do so undermines Uganda's progressive refugee policy and could result in an even worse humanitarian crisis than we are now witnessing", said Sarah Jackson.

Global News Hostage situation at NPO 3FM ends peacefully
Author: 0 Hostage situation at NPO 3FM ends peacefully

The woman was shocked but otherwise unhurt in the early morning incident in Hilversum, southeast of Amsterdam , said Ellen Deheer, a police spokeswoman for the Middle Netherlands region. Images shared on social media showed police vehicles and ambulances at the scene, with the radio station cordoned off. According to NOS , once inside he shouted that he wanted to speak with someone from American news channel CNN while holding a knife to the woman's throat.

Global News Back from the Brink: North Korea Blinks First
Author: 0 Back from the Brink: North Korea Blinks First

Kim Jong Un's remarks came as he made his first public appearance in almost two weeks, inspecting his army and examining missile plans, the official state media arm, KCNA, reported , according to Reuters . When asked about his say and reaction towards the Chancellor's words, Mr Trump dismissed them saying, "Let her speak for Germany ". South Korean President Moon Jae-in said on Tuesday there would be no military action without Seoul's consent and his government would do anything to ...

Global News South Korea's Moon: There Will Be No War On Korean Peninsula
Author: 0 South Korea's Moon: There Will Be No War On Korean Peninsula

According to South Korean President, he rules out USA military actions on the Korean Peninsula without South Korea's consent . If, after all the fanfare, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un doesn't actually launch missiles toward Guam, many may write the whole episode off as another of the North's seemingly endless bluffs.

Global News Guam sees North Korea tensions as easing
Author: 0 Guam sees North Korea tensions as easing

Earlier this week, Trump said that North Korea would be met with "fire and fury" if it made further threats against the usa, and then on Thursday, he suggested that those words may not have been "tough enough" after the threats from North Korea continued.

Global News Israel's Netanyahu Faces Criticism For Delayed Reaction To Charlottesville Rally
Author: 0 Israel's Netanyahu Faces Criticism For Delayed Reaction To Charlottesville Rally

Benjamin Netanyahu has remained largely silent during the unfolding crisis in Virginia. Though Trump initially blamed "many sides" for the violence that ensued on Saturday, he later clarified his rebukes and specifically called out hate groups on Monday, only to revert back to his original assertion on Tuesday that counterprotesters deserved equal blame for the violence.

Global News Women support Trump's impeachment far more than men
Author: 0 Women support Trump's impeachment far more than men

The clear majority of Americans - 60 per cent - had an unfavourable impression of Mr Trump generally, while just 34 per cent viewed him favourably. "I could stand in the middle of 5th Avenue and shoot somebody and I wouldn't lose voters", Trump said at a campaign rally in Iowa last January.

Global News Spain rescues 600 migrants in Mediterranean in 24 hours
Author: 0 Spain rescues 600 migrants in Mediterranean in 24 hours

The rescue service says the migrants were taken by three maritime rescue ships to Spain's southern town of Tarifa, located across the Strait of Gibraltar from Morocco. The United Nations has said that over 9,000 migrants have arrived in Spain since the beginning of the year, triple the number during the same period last year.

Global News Japan's defense chief calls for closer cooperation with United States over North Korea
Author: 0 Japan's defense chief calls for closer cooperation with United States over North Korea

Separately, Japan also has 34 units of the Patriot Advanced Capability-3 (PAC-3) missile interceptor system, which has limited range: It can destroy targets at altitudes of only between 10km and 20km. defense and foreign policy officials to communicate and coordinate. "I don't want to comment on what Mr Bannon's remarks were in that particular interview", Tillerson said.

Author: 0 Pence Defends Trump on Charlottesville, Slams Media

The strength of the United States of America is always strongest, as the president has said so eloquently, when we are united. " Venezuela is a mess", said Trump. "I stand with the president", he said. Vice President Mike Pence will have to cut short his global trip to Central and South America amid yet another Trump self-inflicted crisis.

Global News Sen. Cory Booker To Submit Bill To Remove Confederate Statues from Capitol
Author: 0 Sen. Cory Booker To Submit Bill To Remove Confederate Statues from Capitol

Booker did not give any sort of timeline as to when he will be introducing the bill. Evans, a member of the Congressional Black Caucus, said the Confederate monuments symbolize "a constant reminder of what our ancestors endured". "This week, it's Robert E. Lee". I noticed that Stonewall Jackson is coming down. There are also statues of the founding fathers such as Thomas Jefferson and George Washington, who were slave owners.