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Global News NPT meeting fears U.S. may quit Iran deal
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They expressed their concerns in Geneva on Tuesday, the second day of a preparatory meeting for the 2020 Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty Review Conference. She warned however that the overall "geopolitical environment is deteriorating". "Some of the most important instruments and agreements that comprise our collective security framework are being eroded".

Global News World's biggest-ever mass grave of child sacrifices unearthed
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The children were buried alongside 200 young llamas on a bluff along Peru's northern coast, National Geographic reported Thursday. In Northern Peru , archaeologists found a mass grave of children. During a dig that year, archaeologists found the remains of 42 children, a number that has since increased. "Maybe there was a need for a new type of sacrificial victim".

Global News North and South Korea commit to denuclearization, ending Korean War
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The second an inter-Korean peace regime within one year. The meeting was held in the demilitarized zone on the South Korean side of the border. The fourth is inter-Korean family reunifications. During the summit, both leaders signed the Panmunjeom Declaration stating that "there will be no more war on the Korean Peninsula and thus a new era of peace has begun".

Global News United States woman in Turkey uses YouTube to deliver own baby in hotel
Author: 0 United States woman in Turkey uses YouTube to deliver own baby in hotel

The 22-year-old boarded a flight from Tennessee to Germany in March when she began to feel sick on the plane. Freeman barely made it to her Istanbul hotel before realizing her stomach cramps were actually contractions. The mom went on to explain that she wasn't about to waste that global flight money even after her discovery, so on March 7, she hopped on the 14-hour flight.

Global News Palestinian teen shot by IDF in Gaza protests dies
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Late Friday, the IDF released footage from this week's clashes showing what it said was a bid by hundreds of Palestinians to breach the border fence. According to Palestinian reports , 174 protesters sustained injuries from live Israeli fire Friday out of 884 total injured.

Author: 0 Students and parents stand behind Teacher Walkout

In a nutshell, teachers would get a 20-percent raise. In a joint statement with Arizona Senate President Steve Yarbrough and House Speaker J.D. Mesnard, Ducey said the deal would also restore funding for schools that were cut in the last recession.

Global News Jaguars owner places offer to buy Wembley Stadium
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The matter was discussed at a board meeting on Thursday. The Football Association has announced it has received an offer to buy Wembley Stadium. Funding for the new stadium came from the FA which secured huge loans for the project as well as from Lottery-funded Sport England which paid £120m; the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport which put up £20m with a further £21m coming from the London Development Agency.

Global News At least 7 students stabbed to death outside China school
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Local authorities believe a former student was behind the evening stabbing spree, which happened in Shaanxi province's Mizhi county - just as kids were being let out for the day, CCTV reports . "Revenge can't be forgiven but we need to find out how it began and prevent future cases". The site of the attacks was No. 3 Middle School in Mizhi county, Yulin.

Global News Trump says he 'may go' to Jerusalem embassy opening
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In December 2017, Trump officially declared the holy city as Israel's capital and said his administration would begin the process of moving the American embassy in Tel Aviv to the disputed city, which is expected to take years. The report said Hussein "explained that the transfer of the American embassy to Jerusalem , if it is carried out, will not be an attack on the Palestinians alone, but rather a blatant attack on the Arabs and Muslims throughout the world ...

Global News Plant a tree! It's Arbor Day in Sioux Falls!
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Those trees are still being planted around Middle Township, and hundreds of trees will be sited at schools and recreational facilities this year. Forecon, a forestry and wildlife management company with a branch office in Cortland, previously conducted an inventory of trees in the city and more recently did an emerald ash borer preparedness plan.

Global News Trump launches new attack on his Justice Department
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His broadsides came as the Senate Judiciary Committee readied to vote later Thursday on a bill to protect the special counsel position. Yates said in an interview this week that the president's attacks on the Justice Department are "beyond unprecedented", and that voters should take them into account in deciding whether he should be reelected in 2020.

Global News Bid put in for Wembley - Will we see London Jaguars soon?
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The two FA Cup semifinals joined the final, the Community Shield, the EFL Cup final and the four England games as its core fixtures. England is also vying to host the Women's European Championship in 2021. "I'm pretty confident - that's why we're putting our name, our reputation on the line to get it done". The Daily Express headline asked, "Is nothing sacred?" "The FA went through a hugely hard period to build that stadium, so to lose it and not play there would be a no from me".

Global News Israeli minister Lieberman heads to US to discuss Iran 'expansion'
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In March 2013, a senior advisor to Iran's Supreme Leader, Ali Akbar Velayati, acknowledged the importance of this bond: "Syria is the golden ring of resistance against Israel..." The phenomenon creates particular concern for USA policymakers focused on Syria, where Iranian and Russian backing has turned the civil war in Assad's favor, and in Iraq, where the role of Iranian-backed militias in fighting the Islamic State has given them increased political power.

Global News Trump greets US Olympian, Paralympian athletes
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However, not all of the athlete's absences were in protest. Lindsay Vonn, Erin Hamlin and Adam Rippon are among those who chose not attend, USA Today reports . Trump did not attend either the Olympics or Paralympics , with his Vice-President Mike Pence and daughter Ivanka each leading USA delegations at different points.

Global News Slain Palestinian lecturer buried in Gaza
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The Department of International Relations and Cooperation (Dirco) said it maintained its position that the Israeli Defence Force must withdraw from the Gaza Strip and bring to an end the "violent and destructive incursions into Palestinian territory".

Global News Senate committee approves Mike Pompeo nomination
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In a statement Friday, Coons said, "On vital decisions facing our country, Director Pompeo seems less concerned with rule of law and partnership with our allies and more inclined to emphasize unilateral action and the use of force". His absence resulted in a tie along party lines among the Foreign Relations Committee, meaning Isakson would have to return for a vote later in the night.

Global News PM Modi arrives in Wuhan for talks with Xi Jinping
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Xi and Modi are scheduled to have at least five rounds of extensive talks over Friday and Saturday. No joint statement or communique will be issued after PM Narendra Modi holds informal talks with Chinese President Xi Jinping . From the Chinese perspective, the Tibetan issue and how India handles the refugees are key questions. As both sides have decided not make public the outcome of the two-day meet, a Chinese top official said both leaders may arrive at some important consensus to ...

Global News Windies to open 2019 Cricket World Cup against Pakistan
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New Zealand are tipped to play four of seven day-night internationals at next year's Cricket World Cup , more than any of the other nine competing nations. India then face the hosts England on 30th June and Bangladesh on 2nd July. The West Indies, who won the first two tournaments when they were staged in England in 1975 and 1979, will only visit Lord's if they reach the final as they have no matches scheduled in London .

Global News Armenia's parliament sets date for prime minister vote
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The Armenian government's press service said Gevorgian met with representatives of Russian President Vladimir Putin's administration. Peskov reiterated that the crisis was Armenia's "internal affair" but stressed Russia's "strong links" with the country.

Global News Wisconsin oil refinery fire out, at least 15 hurt
Author: 0 Wisconsin oil refinery fire out, at least 15 hurt

Superior Police Chief Nick Alexander said his department initially received a report of a fire at the refinery at around 10:05 a.m. Thursday. Superior Fire Chief Steve Panger says the initial fire was out by 11:20 a.m. The initial explosion ignited asphalt , which emits black smoke when it burns, similar to burning tires. She did not know that patient's condition.

Global News Americans trust Comey and the news media more than Trump
Author: 0 Americans trust Comey and the news media more than Trump

Giuliani said that they were trying to assess whether Mueller "and his staff are truly objective", particularly in terms of Comey , adding, "Obviously, if they've already made up their minds, we'd be stupid to do that". "But because of the fact that it's going on, and I think you'll understand this, I have decided that I won't be involved", Trump said . Trump denied having that conversation with Comey.

Global News NY's Democratic victories shine light on 'age of Trump'
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Kyrsten Sinema (D-Ariz.) leads each of her potential Republican opponents in the race to replace retiring Sen. Jeff Flake's seat and Gov. Doug Ducey this fall. Ellen Lipton and lawyer Martin Brook. Kelli Ward and former Maricopa County sheriff Joe Arpaio. "Or he can wait, to just be part of the gust". You saw what happened in 2009 and 2010 where there were over 100 new taxes and fees.

Global News Romaine lettuce scare will not affect Harmony students
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The federal government sent out an alert warning you to toss romaine lettuce in the trash if it's from Yuma, Arizona. Now, 31 more cases have been added to an ongoing investigation into the outbreak, bringing the total number of sick individuals across 19 states to 84.

Global News Alfie Evans: father wants boy to go home following Rome rejection
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The toddler's parents wanted Alfie moved to the Vatican-linked Bambino Gesu Hospital in Rome. "It is confusing and disappointing to see the Catholic leadership in the U.K., both the bishops and lay leaders like Austen Ivereigh of Catholic Voices U.K., abandon Catholic social teaching and split from the Pope by defending the government instead of Alife and his family", that statement said, in part.

Global News Scott Pruitt's EPA Fails to Protect Our Environment
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Pruitt maintained during the hearings in the House Energy and Commerce and House Appropriations committees, which were meant to discuss the EPA's budget requests, that numerous allegations against him have been made by people opposed to his agenda, and he dodged questions about which instances of questionable spending by his office he knew about beforehand.

Global News Trump, others release statements following Pompeo's confirmation
Author: 0 Trump, others release statements following Pompeo's confirmation

In a 57-42 vote, which included several moderate Democrats, Senate lawmakers moved quickly to confirm Pompeo, aware that the new secretary of state faces a number of serious global issues, including whether or not to remain in the Iran nuclear deal , tensions with Russian Federation, the breaking of ice with North Korea and the ongoing Syrian civil war.

Global News The biggest draft day controversies in National Football League history
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With two quarterbacks still on the board, there was no doubt that the Bills were going to select as quarterback whose first name was Josh. Beane has maneuvered since a year ago to acquire draft capital to help make this trade happen, dealing away talented players in the process, which means he needs to get this right.

Author: 0 Merkel in Washington to make Germany heard again

The Senate voted 56-42 on Thursday to confirm Richard Grenell as ambassador to Germany, making him one of President Donald Trump's most prominent openly gay appointees. After an outcry from U.S. allies, he granted a temporary exemption to key partners including the European Union - but this expires on May 1. On the eve of Merkel s USA visit, Berlin s hopes were dim.

Global News Trump to Visit UK in July for Bilateral Talks with Theresa May
Author: 0 Trump to Visit UK in July for Bilateral Talks with Theresa May

The visit was categorized as a "working visit", but the British media reported that besides meeting with Prime Minister Theresa May, Trump could also meet with the queen and royal family members. On Tuesday Trump said there was "a very good chance" the two countries could reach a deal as a U.S. delegation prepared to head to China in a few days .

Global News Profile: PML-N stalwart Khawaja Asif
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The petition had alleged that since Asif had given misleading information in his nomination form during parliamentary elections in 2013. The judgment further said, "The Registrar of this Court is directed to send certified copy of this judgment to the Election Commission for de-notifying the Respondent as Member of the National Assembly of Pakistan".

Global News Kim Jong Un Steps Into South Korea for Historic Peace Summit
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That was months before the North called a senior North Korean diplomat who defected to the South as "human scum". The historic summit comes after delicate moments that made the whole world fear the Korean Peninsula was teetering on the brink of a major conflict, with some analysts asserting the frequency at which the North Korean leader was testing nuclear weapons, was a recipe for disaster.

Global News Mulvaney's Talk To Bankers Spurs Calls For His Resignation
Author: 0 Mulvaney's Talk To Bankers Spurs Calls For His Resignation

On Tuesday, he admitted that, as a Congressman, he only met with lobbyists who gave him money - almost 90% of which come from banks and other businesses. "If you're a lobbyist who gave us money, I might talk to you", he said. And he has scaled back the agency's efforts to go after payday lenders, auto lenders and other financial services companies accused of preying on vulnerable consumers.

Global News Ukraine ranks 101st in 2018 World Press Freedom Index
Author: 0 Ukraine ranks 101st in 2018 World Press Freedom Index

There have been deadly attacks against journalists in Pakistan, it stated. Although the index says that several foreign reporters were expelled from Morocco, it acknowledges that in 2018 no journalist has been killed while on duty. Historically, Europe has had the freest press in the world. Verbal violence from politicians against the media is also on the rise in Europe, although it is the region that respects press freedom most.

Global News Kuwait's expulsion of PH envoy 'deeply disturbing,' 'inconsistent': DFA
Author: 0 Kuwait's expulsion of PH envoy 'deeply disturbing,' 'inconsistent': DFA

The Philippine government and Villa on Tuesday apologized to Kuwait after the latter lodged a diplomatic protest over the rescue. "I apologise to my counterpart and we apologise to the Kuwait government, the Kuwaiti people and the leaders of Kuwait if they were offended by some actions taken by the Philippine Embassy", he said.

Global News Kiwis caught up in Anzac Cove bus fire emergency
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Anzac Day is so much more than an opportunity to eat the cookies named after it, so here's how it has been honoured across the world. Weymouth will hold a Civic Service at the Anzac Memorial on the seafront opposite the Hotel Prince Regent at 11am.

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