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Global News Why Italy has closed its ports to a migrant rescue ship
Author: 0 Why Italy has closed its ports to a migrant rescue ship

As the rhetoric intensified, the Aquarius remained on standby in the Mediterranean Sea with its 629 passengers, including 123 unaccompanied minors and seven pregnant women. Doctors Without Borders, which has staff aboard the Aquarius , said the rescued migrants were stable for now but that food and water on the ship would run out by Monday night.

Author: 0 USAF captain missing for 35 years found alive in California

He had a Top Secret/Single Scope Background Investigation clearance, which meant he had access to US and North Atlantic Treaty Organisation secret information. " We do not feel he disappeared voluntarily ", his sister, Christine Hughes, said in a 1984 Associated Press article. There was speculation in the 1980s that Hughes, who specialized in space-launch command, control and communications for satellite surveillance systems, had defected to the Soviet Union, the Los Angeles Times ...

Global News Putin Says He's Ready For A One-On-One Meeting With Trump
Author: 0 Putin Says He's Ready For A One-On-One Meeting With Trump

For the president of the United States to blame his predecessor rather than to understand that Russian Federation is our adversary - Russian Federation has taken on behavior that is absolutely reprehensible, including being responsible for shooting civilian aircraft out of the sky and killing hundreds of people.

Global News Kim Jong Un Impersonator 'doesn't respond to threats'
Author: 0 Kim Jong Un Impersonator 'doesn't respond to threats'

The rare public appearance of Kim , waving and smiling to onlookers, adds to the more affable image of the young leader that has emerged since his summit in April with South Korean leader Moon Jae-in . Curious onlookers wait for the departure of Donald Trump's motorcade from Singapore's presidential palace. The Capella hotel , set among luxury resorts, lush gardens, and across the road from a roller coaster, is the site of Tuesday's meeting.

Author: 0 Memphis woman arrested for transporting kids in pet kennels, police say

Because it feels like hell right here now, it's very hot", said Nikita Blake who is Cheeks neighbor. Authorities said the suspect admitted that she drove about 35 minutes - from Memphis to Collierville, Tenn. A phone listing for Cheeks rang unanswered Monday. "I really can't see her doing that", she added. "For them to be in the hot vehicle like that in cages is sad".

Global News Trump takes more swipes at Canada and Trudeau after tense G7 summit
Author: 0 Trump takes more swipes at Canada and Trudeau after tense G7 summit

The summit will be the first meeting between Trump and Kim and mark a turnaround of relations between the two leaders after a long-running exchange of furious threats and insults. He also attacked Trudeau's character, calling the Liberal Party leader meek, weak and dishonest. "And that comes right from Air Force One". "And that's a very profitable answer, if we have to do it", Trump warned before leaving Canada for Singapore where he is scheduled to hold a much publicised summit with ...

Global News Times Trump Helped Putin When He Probably Shouldn't Have Done
Author: 0 Times Trump Helped Putin When He Probably Shouldn't Have Done

Britain blamed Russian Federation for the poisoning of the Skripals with a nerve agent in March in the British city of Salisbury, the accusations Moscow has vehemently denied. Russian President Vladimir Putin also criticised the United States for its withdrawal, claiming the decision could potentially destabilise the situation.

Global News Trump believes 'progress made' in G7 trade talks
Author: 0 Trump believes 'progress made' in G7 trade talks

According to Trump , who blamed the US leaders who preceded him for the current trade deficits, the answer is a change in the entire global trading system. The meeting, which is taking place in Quebec , has had a six-plus-one tone from the start and the seven countries Canada, Britain, the US, France, Germany, Italy and Japan will most likely not be issuing a joint statement as they could not reach a consensus on trade.

Global News Doug Ford's Progressive Conservatives win majority government
Author: 0 Doug Ford's Progressive Conservatives win majority government

I truly hope he means it when he says it's a new day for Ontario and that his team is up to the challenge. Premier Kathleen Wynne , who narrowly hung on to her seat, resigned as Liberal leader and all but seven Liberal ridings fell. She said she had detected "anxiety" among voters. I will continue fighting for our Liberal values and the people of Essex. Wynne, 65, stepped down as party leader.

Global News Putnam Draws Fire After Background Checks Report
Author: 0 Putnam Draws Fire After Background Checks Report

The investigation by the state Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services' Office of Inspector General found an employee at the department stopped using a national FBI database - because she couldn't log in to it. That bloodbath spurred a historic spike in applications for carry permits, according to the Tampa Bay Times , which obtained a copy of the June 2017 inspector general's report through an open-records request.

Global News Germany's Merkel backs restraint with Italy's populist govt
Author: 0 Germany's Merkel backs restraint with Italy's populist govt

In Germany's first-ever "Chancellor's Question Time", Angela Merkel fielded lawmakers' inquiries in the Bundestag on issues ranging from immigration to strained relations with Washington. Merkel was asked by lawmakers from the nationalist Alternative for Germany, or AfD, and hard-left Left Party whether it wouldn't make sense to talk more with Russian Federation.

Global News President Trump commutes sentence of Alice Johnson after Kim Kardashian meeting
Author: 0 President Trump commutes sentence of Alice Johnson after Kim Kardashian meeting

Johnson "has accepted responsibility for her past behavior and has been a model prisoner over the past two decades", the White House statement said. It ended up being a video on the news site Mic that caught the attention of Kim Kardashian West . The first person was Shalom Rubashkin, a chief executive of a meatpacking company, who was convicted on charges of fraud and money laundering in 2009 and sentenced to 27 years in jail.

Author: 0 May says G7 will act over Russia's 'malign activity'

Mr Xi told media after their meeting that both he and his Russian counterpart felt "the China-Russia comprehensive strategic partnership is mature, firm and stable". Trump tweeted Friday. "Canada charges the USA a 270% tariff on Dairy Products!" Velshi picked up on the "you're not more important to me because you're an ally" aspect of what Trump is doing on trade.

Global News Iran welcomes Eid al-Fitr ceasefire in Afghanistan
Author: 0 Iran welcomes Eid al-Fitr ceasefire in Afghanistan

The surprise move by the government came days after a gathering of Afghanistan's top religious leaders in the capital, Kabul, issued a fatwa - a religious edict issued by an expert in Islamic law - against suicide bombings and attacks . An Afghan security force member stands guard in front of the Marshal Fahim military academy in Kabul, Afghanistan January 29, 2018. It is underpinned both by the heavy daily toll of the long war on ordinary Afghans and U.S.

Global News Senate staffer charged with lying to FBI over contacts with media
Author: 0 Senate staffer charged with lying to FBI over contacts with media

Wolfe, who is 58, was arrested on Thursday on three counts of making false statements . A " BuzzFeed spokesman told The DCNF that the company does not dispute The Times' reporting on Wolfe's indictment, meaning that at least some BuzzFeed editors were aware of Watkins' relationship with the Senate Intelligence aide", writes media reporter Joe Simonson.

Global News President Trump signals support for legislation easing US ban on pot
Author: 0 President Trump signals support for legislation easing US ban on pot

President Donald Trump told reporters Friday he "probably" would support legislation that would allow states to decide for themselves whether marijuana should be legal. "Not putting words in the mouth of the White House, but I think this will be an opportunity for us to fulfill what is that federalism approach". That's the same category as heroin, as LSD.

Global News Israel anxious scrapped Argentina match to herald more boycotts
Author: 0 Israel anxious scrapped Argentina match to herald more boycotts

A press vest did not protect an AFP photographer from Israeli bullets fired during protests in Gaza . Officials in Tehran used the occasion to blast the Jewish State's ongoing conflict with Hamas and other terror organizations in Gaza; most of which are backed by Iranian money, weapons, and military support.

Global News Witness says gator dragged woman into lake
Author: 0 Witness says gator dragged woman into lake

Trina Gonzalez, who lives in Davie, told the Sun Sentinel that the area is risky. - Police in Davie, Florida say they are searching for a woman who may have been attacked by an alligator. Now, hours later, park rangers have reportedly captured the animal, according to Sun Sentinel . Heather Porrata, who lives nearby, said that every Floridian knows to be on the lookout for gators near ponds, lakes, and streams.

Global News Xi to visit India in 2019 for Wuhan-style informal meet
Author: 0 Xi to visit India in 2019 for Wuhan-style informal meet

Prime Minister Narendra Modi landed in China's Qingdao on Saturday afternoon to attend the two-day long 18th Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO). Xi's visit will be preceded by a flurry of high-level meetings this year, including meetings between the foreign, defence and home ministers and the national security advisers.

Global News Kim Jong Un lookalike questioned in Singapore before summit
Author: 0 Kim Jong Un lookalike questioned in Singapore before summit

North Korea's catastrophic human rights record is inextricably linked with the threat of its nuclear weapons, and addressing those abuses can not be avoided. He said he is planning similar stunts for the goal of political satire in the coming days, this time in tow with Donald Trump impersonator Dennis Alan.

Global News Meghan Markle joins Joins Royal Family on the balcony at Buckingham Palace
Author: 0 Meghan Markle joins Joins Royal Family on the balcony at Buckingham Palace

His absence had nothing to do with his recent hip surgery. Meghan and Prince Harry have just returned from their honeymoon following their May 19 nuptials. Little Charlotte reached out for a little help, and thankfully Kate grabbed her in the nick of time. His November birthday often saw rain so he chose to celebrate with the public in the summers (how convenient).

Global News U.S. is a 'piggybank everyone is robbing', says Trump at G7
Author: 0 U.S. is a 'piggybank everyone is robbing', says Trump at G7

And now, Morneau added the tariffs to Canada's list of deal breakers on NAFTA. Morneau said progress is being made, but more work needs to be done to conclude the negotiations. Germany's Angela Merkel and world leaders confronts a stone-faced Donald Trump at the G7 summit. Instead, a chairman's statement from the host Trudeau could be produced, setting out what was discussed and where agreement had been impossible.

Global News EU Brexit chief says UK border offer short on answers | AP business
Author: 0 EU Brexit chief says UK border offer short on answers | AP business

EU respects Britain's redlines and Britain should also respect EU's, said Barnier, noting that the union will not be intimidated by the game of blame across the Channel. Brussels' apparent alternative would see the United Kingdom face a choice between what would be permanent customs union membership for all of the United Kingdom, or a so called hard border between the island of Ireland and Britain, which would effectively annex the Northern Irish province from the rest UK.

Global News United States servicemember killed, 4 others wounded in attack in Somalia
Author: 0 United States servicemember killed, 4 others wounded in attack in Somalia

An American service member was killed in Somalia Friday and four others were wounded in a firefight with Al Shabab fighters, according to U.S. Africa Command (Africom). Previous year there was also an incident in Mali in which two SEAL Team Six operators allegedly murdered a Green Beret on an embassy compound, reportedly over fears that he would expose a money laundering scheme that the SEALs were running.

Global News USA must stop separating migrant children from parents
Author: 0 USA must stop separating migrant children from parents

Shamdasani stressed that children's rights were "generally held in high regard" in the United States , but she lamented that the country was the only one in the world that had not yet ratified the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child. The US daily reported that in April Attorney general Jeff Sessions had announced the "Zero tolerance" policy, which allowed the authorities to detain the people who are crossing the border illegally and the detained people will be subjected to criminal ...

Global News Singapore airspace to be restricted during US-North Korea summit
Author: 0 Singapore airspace to be restricted during US-North Korea summit

South Korean President Moon Jae-in has lobbied to meet Trump and Kim for a trilateral summit the following day, but the White House has not confirmed such a meeting. Reports say that the former National Basketball Association star will be in the country prior to the president's meeting with the North Korean leader, Fox Business Network host Charles Payne provides insight on 'Your World'.

Global News 'We Don't Mind Being 6' Macron Says G-7 Doesn't Need US
Author: 0 'We Don't Mind Being 6' Macron Says G-7 Doesn't Need US

French president Emanuel Macron and U.S. president Donald Trump are pretty tight. First of all, we all know Trump is a burger man . Mr Trump has accused Canada of ripping off the United States through unfair trade practices, and Canadian officials have said Mr Trump is using inaccurate information to attack a U.S.

Global News Kenya: Wreckage of Missing Plane Located South West of Aberdares
Author: 0 Kenya: Wreckage of Missing Plane Located South West of Aberdares

The Cesna C208 plane with registration number 5Y-CAC had ten people on board. The pilot and her First Officer are said to be experienced. The 5YCAC Cessna Caravan aircraft had 10 passengers and crew was serviced regularly and had flown to Homa Bay and Maasai Mara early Tuesday prior to the ill-fated journey to Nairobi in the evening.

Global News Severed Rattlesnake Head Bites Texas Man Who Decapitated It
Author: 0 Severed Rattlesnake Head Bites Texas Man Who Decapitated It

Whereas a living rattlesnake will generally bite the victim, imparting a dose of venom into it in the process, a dead rattlesnake will apparently release all of its venom into the victim, as the Texas man found out the hard way. Because the head was severed from the body, the reptile is believed to have released an extremely large amount of deadly venom into her husband's hand.

Global News DAN WALTERS: Newsom and Trump wanted Cox-and got their wishes
Author: 0 DAN WALTERS: Newsom and Trump wanted Cox-and got their wishes

Cox, who says he wasn't born from wealth and had to work his way up, is confident he can reach a broad range of voters in the state. Neither party immediately appeared to suffer major setbacks. In New Mexico, Democratic Representative Michelle Lujan Grisham won her party's nomination in the race to succeed the departing Republican governor, Susana Martinez.

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Author: 0 "Pruitt Aide Resigns After Describing Personal Errands " WCCO

According to one top EPA official, the 26-year-old was " tired of being thrown under the bus by Pruitt ", and weary of seeing her name constantly appear in headlines about the agency. "Somebody has to say that about you a little bit, you know that, Scott", he added. In the fall, Pruitt tasked his scheduler with the nongovernment mission of shopping for a discount "Trump Home Luxury Plush Euro Pillow Top" mattress .

Global News House Speaker Paul Ryan defends Federal Bureau of Investigation work in 2016 election probe
Author: 0 House Speaker Paul Ryan defends Federal Bureau of Investigation work in 2016 election probe

He also dismissed Trump's conspiracy theory du jour, without actually uttering the word " Spygate ", by saying he stands by Representative Trey Gowdy . Compare that with Rep. Tom Rooney , R-Okeechobee, a member of the House Intelligence Committee. Was the alleged informant in the Trump campaign a spy? Ryan, who is not seeking re-election, had a strained relationship with Trump during the campaign but has avoided taking a confrontational approach with him since he took office.

Global News U.K. Court Ruling Leaves Northern Ireland Abortion Law Unchanged
Author: 0 U.K. Court Ruling Leaves Northern Ireland Abortion Law Unchanged

A majority of the court decided that the Northern Ireland Human Rights Commission, which initiated the case, did not have the standing to bring the challenge to the abortion law. Currently, women can only access an abortion in Northern Ireland if their life is at risk or there is a permanent or serious risk to physical or mental health.

Global News Putin pushes for end to 'harmful' sanctions during Austria visit
Author: 0 Putin pushes for end to 'harmful' sanctions during Austria visit

Strache, Austria's deputy chancellor, told Austrian newspaper "Österreich". Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Thursday that he had warned European countries years ago about the risk of the United States imposing its rules on others, and that they were now paying the price for ignoring him.

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